Patient Education Articles

The following articles have been published for the purpose of patient education. The information on The American Academy of Neurological and Orthopaedic Surgeons website is for educational purposes only and is not intended as a substitute for medical professional help, advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health care provider with any questions you have regarding your medical care.

Congenital Muscular Dystrophy (CMD)

A Physical Therapist Perspective on Evaluation and Treatment for Cervical Radiculopathy

A New Horizon for the Management of Herniated Disc of Cervical and Lumbar Spine

Epidemiology of Brain/Nervous System Tumors in Children  

Epidemiology of Bone Cancer: An Overview

Treatment of Acute Back Pain: An Interdisciplinary Approach

Heat Stroke, Heat Exhaustion

Anterior Cervical Diskectomy and Fusion with Methyl Methacrylate

What You Should Know About Your Eyes And How To Take Care Of Them

What You Should Know About Cholesterol and Stroke and How Cholesterol Levels can be Lowered

Brain and High Blood Pressure

Paget’s Disease: History and Management: Recognition and Treatment (PDF 400 KB)

Paget’s Disease – New Progress and Findings (PDF 300 KB)

Paget’s Disease (PDF 200 KB)