Articles about orthopedics


The Pattern of Acetabular Cartilage Wear Is Hip... : Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research®

Last updated: 06/19/2019

Background Acetabular cartilage damage has been described in patients with femoroacetabular impingement (FAI). However, most reports of articular cartilage damage in hip FAI...

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Ultrasonography Provides a Diagnosis Similar to That of Nerve Conduction Studies for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Last updated: 06/19/2019

Feature Article  Ultrasonography Provides a Diagnosis Similar to That of Nerve Conduction Studies for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Dionysios Drakopoulos, MD; Evanthia Mitsiokapa, MD;...

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10 key updates on the Hospital for Special Surgery in 2019

Last updated: 06/19/2019

In August 2018, U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals 2018-2019 survey ranked New York City-based Hospital for Special Surgery as the No. 1 hospital in the country for...

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Steadman Clinic Surgeon Plays Major Role in Success of Annual Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons

Last updated: 06/18/2019

Dr. Matthew Provencher Explains Purpose of Meeting is Understanding How the Latest Education and Technology Can Help Improve Patient Outcomes “The academy is our showcase,” said...

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Wryneck (torticollis): Causes, types, and treatments

Last updated: 06/18/2019

Wryneck may develop over time. It can also occur after an injury to the area, or because of a reaction to medication. A person with wryneck may find it uncomfortable or painful...

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Early Clinical Outcome of Lumbar Spinal Fixation With Cortical Bone Trajectory Pedicle Screws in Patients With Osteoporosis With Degenerative Disease

Last updated: 06/17/2019

Lumbar degenerative disease (LDD), including degenerative spondylolisthesis, spinal stenosis, and lumbar disk herniation, has been reported at an increased rate in patients with...

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Big Data, Biologics and Failure Rates Among Significant Interests for Surgeon

Last updated: 06/17/2019

Adolph J. Yates Jr. is a graduate of Harvard College and completed his M.D., internship and residency at Johns Hopkins. He is an Associate Professor and the Vice Chairman for...

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Osteoarthritis: New compound may stop the disease

Last updated: 06/17/2019

Osteoarthritis is a progressive condition that affects the bones and cartilage within the joints. Although it occurs most often in the hands, hips, and knees, osteoarthritis...

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7 Foods to Eat After Having an Orthopedic Surgery

Last updated: 06/16/2019

If you are looking at a healthy recovery after having an orthopedic surgery like knee replacement or even a fracture, then along with ensuring plenty of rest and proper wound...

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Can a boxer's fracture involve a finger other than the pinky? | Dr. David Geier - Sports Medicine Simplified

Last updated: 06/16/2019

A boxer’s fracture of the hand is one of the more common hand injuries in young adults. This is a fracture of the fifth metacarpal neck right below the knuckle under the little...

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