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Aug 17, 2017
Subchondral bone cyst: Causes, treatment, and symptoms

What is a subchondral bone cyst and what is the link between subchondral bone cyst and osteoarthritis? What are the risk factors and how is it treated?...

Aug 16, 2017
Certain occupations linked to an increased risk of rheumatoid arthritis

New research indicates that certain occupations may put workers at an elevated risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis....

Aug 15, 2017
How do broken bones heal?

Find out what gives our bones their remarkable ability to heal breaks in a finely tuned process that involves stem cells, cartilage, and bone. ...

Aug 14, 2017
Spondylolisthesis: Causes, symptoms, and treatments

In this article, learn about spondylolisthesis. What are the types and grades of spondylolisthesis, how is it diagnosed, and what are the causes?...

Aug 11, 2017
Upper crossed syndrome: Causes, symptoms, and exercises

Upper crossed syndrome refers to an overlapping configuration of overactive and underactive muscle groups. Learn about its causes, symptoms, and treatment....

Aug 11, 2017
Rain increases joint pain? Google suggests otherwise

Some people with achy joints and arthritis swear that weather influences their pain. New research, perhaps the deepest, data-based dive into this suggestion, finds that weather ...

Aug 10, 2017
Opisthotonos: Symptoms, causes, and treatment

What is opisthotonos? In this article, learn about opisthotonos, the signs and symptoms, and when to see a doctor? How is it diagnosed?...

Aug 08, 2017
Osteoporosis medications improve bone health in men with prostate cancer receiving androgen deprivation therapy

Both biophosphonates and denosumab improve bone mineral density (BMD) in men with nonmetastatic prostate cancer who are receiving androgen deprivation therapy (ADT)....

Aug 06, 2017
Costochondritis: Causes, symptoms, and treatment

Costochondritis is a condition where the cartilage in the breastbone becomes inflamed, causing pain. Learn about symptoms, treatments and outlook....

Aug 03, 2017
Study highlights underlying mechanisms of fractures associated with osteoporosis drug

There is no disputing that the use of bisphosphonates - with brand names such as Fosamax, Boniva and Reclast - is proven to combat bone loss and fragility fractures in millions ...

Sep 16, 2014
Protein Appears to Protect Against Bone Loss in Arthritis:
A small protein named GILZ appears to protect against the bone loss that often accompanies arthritis and its treatment, researchers report.

activity Aug 28, 2014
Orthopedic outcomes affected by activity level:
Patients' activity level is a strong predictor for how well they will do with certain treatments and how well they recover from injuries after treatment.

Jul 24, 2014
Surgeons Create 'New' Knee Cartilage from Stem Cells in Hip:
Patients who undergo the ABICUS operation have the cartilage cut and tidied and undergo microfracture, but their cartilage tissue is then coated with a substance made up of bone marrow cells, platelet gel and hyaluronic acid to allow cartilage to replace itself.

Jan 21, 2014
Wearing Flats Could Save Your Knees:
If you often find yourself running after a bus, escaping a burning building or taking part in competitive athletics in high-heeled footwear, you may be storing up knee problems for later in life.

science Dec 24, 2013
Researchers reveal Innovative concept for knee cartilage treatment:
New material that can be used for the the controlled release of a substance when subjected to cyclic mechanical loading offers potential treatment method for knee cartilage.

allergic reaction Nov 26, 2013
Allergies To New Hips And Knees Surface Only After Surgery Is Done... Until Now:
Researchers have developed the first blood test that can detect allergies to nickel.

juvenile arthritis Sep 26, 2013
Endurance Of Total Knee Replacements In Younger Patients With Juvenile Arthritis:
Total knee replacements in younger patients with juvenile arthritis last at least 10 years in 92 percent of cases, according to international, multi-center study. More than 75 percent of the implants lasted 20 years or more.

man with cane Sep 26, 2013
Revised Clinical Practice Guideline On The Treatment Of Osteoarthritis Of The Knee:
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons recently released its revised clinical practice guideline on the treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee.

moderate exercise Sep 19, 2013
Moderate Physical Activity Does Not Increase Risk of Knee Osteoarthritis:
Adults age 45 and older who engaged in moderate physical activity up to two and a half hours a week did not increase their risk of developing knee osteoarthritis over a 6-year follow-up period.

insoles Sep 17, 2013
Lateral Wedge Insoles Not Associated with Improvement of Knee Pain in Osteoarthritis:
Although a pooling of data from 12 studies showed a statistically significant association between use of lateral wedge insoles and lower pain in medial knee osteoarthritis, among trials comparing wedge insoles with neutral insoles, there was no significant or clinically important association between use of wedge insoles and reduction in knee pain, according to a study in the August 21 issue of JAMA.

anesthesia Sep 12, 2013
Lower Rates Of Complications In Hip And Knee Replacement Using Regional Anesthesia Technique:
A highly underutilized anesthesia technique called neuraxial anesthesia improves outcomes in patients undergoing hip or knee replacement, according to a new study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery.

money Sep 10, 2013
The Societal Benefits of Knee Replacement Surgery Highlighted by New Health Economics Study:
The full impact of knee replacement surgery on both patients' lives and on society includes significant overall cost savings.

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