Orthopedics Resource Center

Components of a Successful Joint Replacement Program

How joint replacement became a fairly routine outpatient procedure Advances in total joint replacement surgeries can be divided into two distinct time periods—before and after Sir John Charnley. The earliest attempts at hip replacement took place in Germany in the late 19th century, with…

The Foot Drop Fight

Early treatment and compliance with a home exercise program are essential. Foot drop, a general term for difficulty lifting the front part of the foot, can be a temporary or permanent condition. The condition signals an underlying neurological, muscular or anatomical problem. A patient…

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