arthroscopy

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n arthroscopy a minimally invasive operation to repair a damaged joint; the surgeon examines the joint with an arthroscope while making repairs through a small incision
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Usage


In news:

Arthroscopy , Cranio Maxillofacial Fixation (CMF), Hip Reconstruction, Knee Reconstruction, Spinal Surgery, Orthobiologics, Trauma Fixation and Others.
Our guest today, Dr Jonathan Pritt, is here to talk about hip arthroscopy .
Interview with Dr Jonathan Pritt About Hip Arthroscopy .
He will require an arthroscopy and be out approximately six weeks.
AT 8 o'clock on a recent morning, Dr Howard J Luks, chief of sports medicine and arthroscopy at the Westchester Medical Center here, could be found watching television.
The Grand Opening Event, titled "Advanced Ankle Instability, Arthroscopy and Sports Injuries Course," kicked off Friday morning and ran through Saturday evening.
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In science:

And, application of a single indentation test during arthroscopy allows one to evaluate the quality of cartilage and to detect osteoarthritic degenerative changes (Korhonen et al., 2003).
Accounting for the thickness effect in dynamic spherical indentation of a viscoelastic layer: Application to non-destructive testing of articular cartilage
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