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Different Types of Orthopedic Immobilization Techniques

Different Types of Orthopedic Immobilization Techniques

by Holly (SU)
Immobilization is accomplished through different procedures that your doctor will determine, depending on the location and severity of the traumatized area.

Is Physical Therapy Necessary After an Injury?

Is Physical Therapy Necessary After an Injury?

by Holly (SU)
One of the most commonly prescribed rehabilitation techniques is physical therapy (PT) – touted by physicians for its myriad benefits.

 What are the Different Types of Orthopedic Doctors?

What are the Different Types of Orthopedic Doctors?

by Holly (SU)
Mitigating musculoskeletal maladies can be tricky for those suffering from them but understanding the difference between each doctor’s subspecialty will allow you to select the one right for you.

Pediatric Orthopedist vs. Adult Orthopedist

Pediatric Orthopedist vs. Adult Orthopedist

by Yenny (SU)
For the most part, the diseases that affect the musculoskeletal structure of the human body are pretty similar whether the patient is adult or a child from neonate (newborn) to adolescent. The skeletal system is anatomically the same and suffers the same kinds of ills.

Treating Tendonitis

Treating Tendonitis

by Yenny (SU)
Tendonitis, tendinitis, or “overuse tendinopathy,” is a medical diagnosis that describes inflamed, irritated, or torn tendons. These are the hundreds of thick, rope-like ends of muscles connected to bone.

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