Educational Links

Rapid Recovery
The Rapid Recovery Program is the exciting next step in the future of orthopedic care. The program enables surgeons to implement a comprehensive system of tools and techniques to help their patients make a Rapid Recovery after minimally invasive total joint replacement.

Biomet Joint Replacement
Established in 1977, Biomet, Inc. is a family of companies that has enjoyed steady growth at levels exceeding market expansion. Biomet’s sales performance demonstrates a responsive, customer-oriented approach to the health care market. Even in a dynamic, cost-conscious environment, Biomet thrives by strengthening its commitment to innovation and partnership.

Tampa Bay Lightning
The official web site of The Tampa Bay Lightning.

Orthopaedic Research Society
This site provides information about the organization’s mission and fall newsletter, the annual meeting, and access to the table of contents for past and current issues of the Journal of Orthopaedic Research, through which the musculoskeletal community communicates the current state of orthopedic research.

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons
The Home page of the AAOS is your source for the latest legislative, educational, healthcare policy, and research information. The site includes the by-laws and position papers of the AAOS, and the latest federal and state laws enacted that pertain to the practice of orthopedics and medicine.

Arthroscopy Association of North America
The AANA Web site provides support services for members, including a member directory, description of the annual meeting, and other instructional courses that offer CME. Scholarships and fellowships available are listed. You can learn about the latest in arthroscopy research by searching lectures presented at previous AANA meetings.

Journals of the AMA
All editorial material from The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) and the American Medical Association’s (AMA) Archives Journals is now available online through the AMA Publications Web site.

Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
Cited in Index Medicus and Medline, this is the official peer-reviewed journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Only abstracts are available to nonsubscribers; full text is available to AAOS members.

The American Journal of Sports Medicine
American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine publishes The American Journal of Sports Medicine. This site lists all the editions of the journal printed since May-June 1997 and allows access to abstracts of selected articles in each journal.

The National Athletic Trainers’ Association
The mission of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association is to enhance the quality of health care for athletes and those engaged in physical activity, and to advance the profession of athletic training through education and research in the prevention, evaluation, management and rehabilitation of injuries.

The Arthritis Foundation
For centuries men and women, young and old, have been affected by a disease in which little was known except its symptoms. But in 1948, a group of scientists and physicians came together to take action against this condition called arthritis. Perhaps heartened by breakthroughs in medicine, this community of scientists envisioned a day when a cure for arthritis would be discovered and the millions of people with arthritis would no longer suffer. Their actions resulted in the formation of the Arthritis Foundation.

Discover Elbow System
Pain in the elbow can result from many factors; including arthritis, trauma or other disorders. Treatment of these problems can take many forms, whether it be simple maintenance or replacement of the entire joint. This web page is devoted to the replacement of the elbow joint in a way superior to other commercially available methods.

The M2a™-Taper Metal-on-Metal
The M2a™-Taper Metal-on-Metal Articulation was developed by Biomet Orthopedics, Inc., of Warsaw, Indiana. It is a joint prosthesis (implant) system designed for long-term performance. This product is one of the options available to you and your surgeon. For your hip replacement surgery, your surgeon will choose the implant that best meets your needs. The goal is to help you live the most productive and active life possible.

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