Useful websites about Orthopedics
Munroe Orthopedics is committed to patient education. There is a wealth of information about orthopedics on the Internet. Here are some useful sites:
American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS)
An excellent source for legislation, educational, health care policy and research information. The site includes the bylaws and position papers of the AAOS, and the latest federal and state laws enacted that pertain to the practice of orthopedics and medicine.
American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA)
Advances and advocates for the profession of podiatric medicine and surgery for the benefit of its members and the public.
WebMD is a web favorite, providing information that helps physicians, consumers, providers and health plans navigate the complexity of the healthcare system.
The American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM)
Welcome to the website of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM), a world leader in sports medicine education, research, communication, and fellowship.
The mission of the Arthritis Foundation is to improve lives through leadership in the prevention, control and cure of arthritis and related diseases. Gives local resources that are available.
American Diabetes Association
To fulfill its mission, the American Diabetes Association funds research, publishes scientific findings, provides information and other services to people with diabetes, their families, health professionals and the public. The Association is also actively involved in advocating for scientific research and for the rights of people with diabetes.