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From the Editor

Stuart J. Fischer, MD
Editor-in-Chief

Welcome to OrthoInfo, the patient information web site of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Our site contains over 400 articles about fractures, sports injuries, joint replacement and other orthopaedic topics written specially for patients and families.

We have the latest orthopaedic news as well as information on safety and prevention. All of our articles are written and peer reviewed by orthopaedic surgeons who are experts in their fields.

We hope you will take a few minutes to browse our site and view our articles, videos, and learning modules.

OrthoInfo is "Your Connection To Expert Orthopaedic Information."

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