Definition of 'orthopaedic'
Example sentences containing 'orthopaedic'
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No one can argue with the idea of expanding capacity to reduce waiting times in specialities such as orthopaedic surgery.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Have the knee examined by your doctor and if there is a significant problem you will be referred to an orthopaedic knee specialist.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Many orthopaedic consultants are also recommending this, although the scientific evidence is limited.Times, Sunday Times (2007) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
All were frail, elderly women who had been admitted to the orthopaedic ward at one of the two hospitals after suffering hip fractures.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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