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2013-05-30 23:01:16

North American Seminars, Evaluation and Treatment of the Hip Joint provides a detailed description of Hip Joint physical examination testing, including how to rule out the lumbar spine and hip joint as potential pain generators. This online continuing education course for physical therapists is pre-approved in most states. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) May 30, 2013 It is important to be able to differentiate between intra-articular (pathologies such as femoroacetabular impingement [FAI], acetabular...

2012-09-30 23:03:33

North American Seminars presents this two day evidenced based advanced continuing education course directed at physical therapists, occupational therapists, physical therapy assistants and athletic trainers. This course explores the current best practices for evaluation and treatment of hip disorders based on the latest evidence. Franklin, TN (PRWEB) September 30, 2012 This is a two-day advanced physical therapy continuing education course involves lecture and extensive hands-on laboratory...

2011-09-08 11:41:36

Further studies needed to confirm progression to osteoarthritis of the hip Hip impingement (femoracetabular impingement) may be a risk factor of osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip. A new study reveals that the presence of an underlying deformity, known as cam impingement, is associated with hip damage in young men without any arthritis symptoms and detected using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Full findings are now published in Arthritis & Rheumatism, a journal of the American College...

2011-07-19 15:35:48

New study links high rates of osteoarthritis in athletes to femur damage during adolescence, as a result of participation in high-intensity sports Vigorous sports activities, like basketball, during childhood and adolescence can cause abnormal development of the femur in young athletes, resulting in a deformed hip with reduced rotation and pain during movement. This may explain why athletes are more likely to develop osteoarthritis than more sedentary individuals, according to Dr. Klaus...

2011-07-11 20:06:43

Arthroscopic treatment of a common hip problem that leads to arthritis is successful in terms of restoring range of motion, according to results from a recent Hospital for Special Surgery study. The study will be presented at the annual meeting of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, held July 7-11 in San Diego. "This is the first study to show that in patients who are being treated for hip impingement with arthroscopy, not only do we restore their mechanical measurements,...

2011-07-11 19:46:32

Study identifies subset of patients best treated with open surgery Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery have found that in comparison to open surgery, arthroscopic treatment of a common hip problem that leads to arthritis produces similar outcomes in terms of repairing structural problems in most patients. The study will be published in the July 2011 TK issue of the American Journal of Sports Medicine. "For the majority of patients with more typical hip impingement, arthroscopic...

2011-02-20 21:37:23

Sports hernias are commonly found in individuals with a mechanical disorder of the hip and can be resolved with surgery to fix the hip disorder alone in some cases, according to a recent study. The research, conducted by investigators at Hospital for Special Surgery, will be presented at the American Orthopedic Society for Sports Medicine 2011 Specialty Day meeting, held Feb. 19 in San Diego following the annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. "If individuals have...

2011-02-17 08:01:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Stryker Corporation's Endoscopy Division today announced plans to exhibit its latest innovations in tissue-preserving hip arthroscopy at the 2011 Annual American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons meeting in San Diego, CA, February 15-19, 2011. The Stryker booth (#1920) will highlight the new Tissue-Preservation Hip Arthroscopy Platform, a comprehensive system of instrumentation and precision devices that play a role in restoring optimal hip...


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