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Dupuytren’s contracture

Location: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/fact/thr_report.cfm?Thread_ID=140

AAOS Online Service Fact SheetDupuytren’s contracture Highly Reputable
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Shoulder Labral Tear

Location: http://www.orthogate.org/patient-education/shoulder/labral-tears.html

This document will help you understand: 1) where and what the labrum is, 2) what tests your doctor will run to diagnose the problem, and 3) what you can do to relieve your pain. Highly Reputable
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Ankle Equinus Contracture Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/anke_equinus_contracture_1

normally, during the transition from foot flat to heel off, the foot dorsiflexes as the body moves forward;
gait consequences of equinus contracture:
  - patient may adopt a toe to toe gait pattern or a toe to heel gait pattern (premature forefoot loading)
  - reduced propulsion
  - excessive knee hyperextension
  - excessive foot pronation which...
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Ankle Fusion

Location: http://www.themediweb.net/orthopaedics/infosheets_html/inpatients/anklefusion.htm

Patient Information from TheMediWeb site (London England) Written for patients being admitted for the operation.
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Knee Anatomy

Location: http://www.canorth.org/en/patienteducation/knee.asp

The knee - formed where the bottom of the thigh bone (femur) meets the top of the shin bone (tibia) - is arguably the body's largest and most complex weight-bearing joint. When the knee is healthy, the joint moves freely. This is because the joint is covered with white elastic... Highly Reputable
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How To Prevent Back Pain

Location: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/fact/thr_report.cfm?Thread_ID=90&

Outlines risk factors and specific preventative measures Highly Reputable
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Understand Surgery

Location: http://www.understand.com/orthopaedic_3d_library.asp

Animated descriptions of surgery of the hip, knee and shoulder
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Diagnosis and treatment of shoulder arthritis

Location: http://www.orthop.washington.edu/shoulderarthroscopy

Summary and References.
Shoulder arthritis may result from wear and tear, osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, rotator cuff tears or may follow surgery for recurrent dislocations.
Edited By: Frederick A. Matsen III, M.D., Winston J. Warme, MD Last updated Wednesday, December 23, 2009
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Norman M Krause MD

Location: http://www.orthodoc.aaos.org/normanmkrausemd/

I feel strongly that a large part of my job as a physician is to inform my patients about whatever medical problem they have come to see me about. If ,after your visit to see me and after reading the material here you still have questions, PLEASE call so I...
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Diet and Arthritis

Location: http://www.orthop.washington.edu/arthritis/living/diet/01

A good diet is important for everyone, but it is especially helpful for people with arthritis.
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Cervical Spine in Ankylosing Spondylitis Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/cervical_spine_in_ankylosing_spondylitis

Disussion:

- patients with ankylosing spondylitis are prone to C-spine fracture following minor trauma;
- acute neck pain in a patient with ankylosing spondylitis is usually caused by a fracture through the ankylosed spine;
- site of involvement...
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Fracture of the finger

Location: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/fact/thr_report.cfm?Thread_ID=238

AAOS Online Service Fact SheetFracture of the finger Highly Reputable
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Hip Joint in CP Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/hip_joint_in_cp

Hip dislocation/subluxation may occur in upto 30% of patients w/ spastic CP, and may occur in upto 50% of patients w/ spastic quadriparetic CP;
- more severe contractures with unilateral or bilateral hip dislocation occur in the nonambulatory child with spastic quadriplegia;
- hip subluxation may be more likely in asymmetric in...
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Arthritis Source

Location: http://www.orthop.washington.edu/arthritis

Multimedia resource for anyone with questions about arthritis. Links have information about arthritis basics and conditions, medications, surgery, and living with arthritis.
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Posterior Column of Acetabulum Wheeless

Location: http://www.wheelessonline.com/ortho/posterior_column_of_acetabulum

posterior column extends from obturator foramen thru posterior aspect of the wt bearing dome of acetabulum & then obliquely thru greater sciatic notch;
- frx of posterior rim & posterior column arise from MVA, most likely as result...
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Clawtoes and Hammertoes

Location: http://www.orthogate.org/patient-education/foot/claw-toes-and-hammertoes.html

The hammertoe deformity usually consists of a hyperflexion deformity of the proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joint. Clawing of the lesser toes is a combination of the hammertoe deformity, plus hyperextension of the metatarsal phalangeal (MTP) joint. Highly Reputable
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Mary Lloyd Ireland MD

Location: http://orthodoc.aaos.org/ksm

Kentucky Sports Medicine Clinic, Lexington, Kentucky USA
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Broken Collarbone

Location: http://orthoinfo.aaos.org/fact/thr_report.cfm?Thread_ID=173

AAOS Online Service Fact SheetBroken Collarbone Highly Reputable
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