Orthopaedic Surgery Helps Keep U.S. Economy Going

Economic and social benefits consistently outweigh direct costs

Mary Ann Porucznik

As healthcare reform takes shape and healthcare consumers become more cost conscious, evidence-based, cost-effective approaches to what orthopaedic surgeons do can make a big difference in both patient access to care and physician compensation.

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