Healthcare News

  • Evidence Behind Injections on the Elbow, Wrist and Hand

    Evidence Behind Injections on the Elbow, Wrist and Hand
    Source:
    Sports Med Review

    After reviewing corticosteroid injections of the shoulder region, we will now move distally down the arm and into the elbow, wrist and hand. This article will cover some of the randomized trials and reviews on corticosteroid injections for some of the most common issues that present to a sports medicine practice including lateral and medial epicondylitis, de Quervain’s tenosynovitis, trigger finger, carpal tunnel syndrome.

    Read More

    Read More

  • Stiff Shoulder Syndrome and Parkinson’s Disease

    Stiff Shoulder Syndrome and Parkinson’s Disease
    Source:
    Very Well Health

    Are your shoulders stiff? You may be suffering from stiff shoulder syndrome. Could it be from Parkinson’s disease?

    Read More

    Read More

  • BMI may mediate inverse link between fiber intake, knee OA

    BMI may mediate inverse link between fiber intake, knee OA
    Source:
    Medical Xpress

    Zhaoli Dai, Ph.D., from the Boston University School of Medicine, and colleagues used data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative (OAI) and the Framingham Offspring Osteoarthritis Study to assess how BMI and inflammation might impact the observed association between greater fiber intake and the lower risk for symptomatic knee osteoarthritis.

    Read More

    Read More

  • Many diseases increase the risks of hip fracture surgery

    Many diseases increase the risks of hip fracture surgery
    Source:
    Science Daily

    Parkinson's disease, osteoarthritis, rheumatic diseases, alcoholism and mental health disorders increase the risk of surgical complications after a hip fracture surgery, a new study analyzing nationwide registers finds.

    Read More

    Read More

  • Exercise may prevent heart attacks in otherwise healthy people

    Exercise may prevent heart attacks in otherwise healthy people
    Source:
    Medical News Today

    New research published in the European Heart Journal suggests that even people with no signs of cardiovascular disease should exercise to prevent a heart attack.

    Read More

    Read More

  • 3 Ways Your Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeon Treats Arthritis

    3 Ways Your Foot and Ankle Orthopaedic Surgeon Treats Arthritis
    Source:
    PR Newswire

    Almost half of the population in their 60s and 70s has arthritis in their feet or ankles. In recognition of World Arthritis Day 2018 on October 12, the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society® (AOFAS) raises awareness for this painful condition and offers a guide to treatment options.

    Read More

    Read More

  • Increased narcotic use seen after shoulder arthroplasty with interscalene block plus Exparel

    Increased narcotic use seen after shoulder arthroplasty with interscalene block plus Exparel
    Source:
    Healio

    Patients who received interscalene brachial plexus block plus soft tissue infiltration with Exparel when undergoing primary shoulder arthroplasty used significantly more narcotics postoperatively and had no significant reduction in pain scores in the early postoperative period compared with patients who received interscalene brachial plexus block alone, according to results published in The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.

    Read More

    Read More

  • What should I do if my child is pigeon toed?

    What should I do if my child is pigeon toed?
    Source:
    Medical News Today

    Seeing a child's toes point inward may cause concern for a parent. However, this common and painless condition, known as pigeon toe or pediatric intoeing, is common in children up to the age of 8 years.

    Read More

    Read More

  • Seven exercises for shoulder arthritis

    Seven exercises for shoulder arthritis
    Source:
    Medical News Today

    Arthritis can affect any joint in the body, including the shoulder joints. Performing specific exercises on a regular basis can help relieve the symptoms of arthritis, which include pain and swelling.

    Read More

    Read More

  • What Caused My Infected Knee and How Do I Treat It?

    What Caused My Infected Knee and How Do I Treat It?
    Source:
    Healthline

    A knee infection is a serious medical condition that often requires immediate and aggressive treatment. When bacteria contaminate the synovial fluid that lubricates your knee joint, an infection called a septic joint can be the result.

    Read More

    Read More

FirstPrevious | Pages 1 2 3 4 5 [6] 7 8 9 10 11 of 18 | Next | Last
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Arthroscopy Association of North America American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Arthrex OrthoIllustrated Miami Institute For Joint Reconstruction