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Guest speakers, researchers and University of California faculty explore orthopedic medicine.

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Guest speakers, researchers and University of California faculty explore orthopedic medicine.

    Why The Institute for Global Orthopaedics and Traumatology?

    Why The Institute for Global Orthopaedics and Traumatology?

    Almost 6 million people worldwide die from traumatic injuries every year. A quarter of those injuries result from traffic accidents and mostly affects young adults who provide for their families. The team from the UCSF Institute for Global Orthopedics and Traumatology provide training to surgeons around the world. The result have shown a 93% surgical success rate in preventing amputations. Series: "The Institute for Global Orthopaedics and Traumatology " [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 36422]

    • 2 min
    How IGOT Saves Limbs and Lives

    How IGOT Saves Limbs and Lives

    Traumatic injuries are the largest health crisis in the world today. UCSF's Institute for Global Orthopaedics and Traumatology provides advanced surgical education for surgeons in developing countries to improve the level of orthopedic care. Series: "The Institute for Global Orthopaedics and Traumatology " [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 36423]

    • 6 min
    Muscle Imbalances Due to Poor Posture

    Muscle Imbalances Due to Poor Posture

    Kenneth Leung, UCSF Department of Physical Therapy, explores how postural syndrome creates muscle imbalances. Fascia, or connective tissue, helps muscles communicate. See how to keep this important part of your body supple to improve your mobility and decrease pain. Series: "Mini Medical School for the Public" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 36413]

    • 4 min
    Clinical Practice at the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute at UCSF/Zuckerberg San Francisco General

    Clinical Practice at the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute at UCSF/Zuckerberg San Francisco General

    UCSF Orthopedic Department surgeons are specially trained to mend complex fractures all over the body. The Orthopedic Trauma Institute is a collaboration between UCSF and the San Francisco General Hospital. Series: "What is the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute?" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 36082]

    • 3 min
    Education at the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute at UCSF/Zuckerberg San Francisco General

    Education at the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute at UCSF/Zuckerberg San Francisco General

    UCSF Orthopedic Trauma Institute has an educational mission to train physicians in orthopedic surgery and orthopedic trauma. Series: "What is the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute?" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 36083]

    • 3 min
    Research at the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute at UCSF/Zuckerberg San Francisco General

    Research at the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute at UCSF/Zuckerberg San Francisco General

    The research programs at UCSF's Orthopaedic Trauma Institute are geared towards mitigating the negative impact on people's lives and helping them recover from injury. Series: "What is the Orthopaedic Trauma Institute?" [Health and Medicine] [Show ID: 36085]

    • 2 min

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