orthopod


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orthopod

(ˈɔːθəˌpɒd)
n
(Surgery) slang an orthopaedic surgeon
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orthopod

(fam) V. orthopedist.
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Krantzow, "Medial clavicle physeal fracture: a case report from diagnosis to treatment," The Orthopod, vol.
The fossilized remains of a 508 million year old tiny sea predator may have suddenly revealed that the believed orthopod is actually related to another species, after researchers in Canada took a new look at the creature.
The orthopod should ensure preventive and rehabilitative care.
We said, 'SOAP 2.0 stands for succinct and specific, original, accurate, and problem-oriented.' For example, the 'original' part of that refers to the fact that if I'm an orthopod, I shouldn't be copying the infectious disease doctor's note: 'accurate' means that you've got to be proofing what you're writing; and 'problem-oriented' means that we need to understand the patient by their illness."
My sports medicine orthopod said the patellar subluxation was the root cause, though now he has also diagnosed arthritis in my knees.
Some attendees, such as Congressman Tom Price, MD, (R-Ga.) an orthopod, go on from the schools to win federal offices.
"An Orthopod was yelling at me about his patient being off of the unit, while he was making rounds.
The other orthopod here hasn't slept in about three weeks.
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He's worn out the orthopod, the neurologists, the neurosurgeons, the physical medicine people, and now he won't even send Justin to us for regular physical therapy.
For example, yesterday, a neurosurgeon expounded on "dysdiadokokinesia," then an orthopod spoke on "spondylolysthesis." Today, a forensic chemist mouthed "methylamphetamine" and "methylaminopropane" for two hours.
I knew there was not a single orthopod in Port Elizabeth!'