Helpful Resources: Orthopedics

The more you know about your body, the better you can care for it.

These resources are intended to provide general orthopedic health information. We encourage you to speak with your healthcare provider for more information regarding your specific condition.

Orthopedic Library – A comprehensive guide to everything orthopedics-related, including diseases and conditions, reports, symptoms, tests, treatments and alternative medicine.
https://www.sths.com/eHealth/AdamHealthContent/article/orthopedic-services/007455_117_1

American Academy of Hip and Knee Surgeons – Find information on hip and knee pain, surgery and more.
http://www.aahks.org/patients/patients.asp

American Academy of Othopedic Surgeons – The latest source for up-to-date legislation and educational, health care policy and research information. The site includes the bylaws and position papers of the AAOS and the latest federal and state laws enacted about the practice of orthopedics and medicine.
www.aaos.org

Arthroscopy Association of North America – Dedicated to the dissemination of knowledge in the discipline of arthroscopic surgery.
http://www.aana.org/

Joint Pain Seminars – Experiencing joint pain? Attend a seminar in Middle Tennessee.
https://www.sths.com/Pages/Medical-Services/Orthopedics/Joint-Replacement/Joint-Pain-Seminars.aspx

OrthoIllustrated – An Internet-based resource for sports medicine patient education. On this interactive website, patients will find information about the diagnosis and treatment of common sports medicine injuries.
http://www.orthoillustrated.com/
 
OrthoInfo – A connection to expert orthopedic information developed by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.
http://www.orthoinfo.org/
 

OrthopedicsToday – OrthopedicsToday strives to be the global, definitive information source for orthopedic professionals by delivering timely, accurate, authoritative and balanced reports on clinical issues, socioeconomic topics and industry developments as well as presenting clinically relevant information on medical therapies for the benefit of the patient.
http://www.healio.com/orthopedics

 

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