Division of Orthopaedics Research

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Epidemiology of Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy

A study of trends over time in the incidence of brachial plexus birth palsy in the United States and the relationship of those trends to changes in obstetric care practices.

Hand and Arm Disorder Research

Orthopaedic clinicians at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) are actively researching a range of hand and arm disorders and treatments.

Hereditary Multiple Exostoses Research

Researchers have created experimental models of hereditary multiple exostoses to study how exostoses form and grow, and are devising drug- and gene-based therapies to prevent exostosis formation. 

Orthopaedic Clinical Research

Our orthopaedic clinical research evaluates treatments including spine deformities, bone tumors, trauma, sports medicine and a full range of orthopaedic abnormalities.

Orthopaedic Research

Our orthopaedic researchers combine laboratory and clinical research to create novel therapies that combine surgical and biologic tools.

Research: Tendon/Ligament Healing

Tendons and ligaments have limited repair capacity. Once damaged, tendons and ligaments undergo changes that cause substantial clinical problems including pain, swelling and local stiffness.