Latest knee osteoarthritis Stories

2011-02-14 15:09:03

More than 14 million visits were made to physicians' offices in 2008 by patients with knee problems.

2011-01-18 21:59:46

When a traffic light at a busy intersection flashes the WALK sign, people with knee osteoarthritis worry they can’t walk fast enough to make it across the street in time.

2010-06-30 09:37:57

Arthroscopic surgical repair of torn anterior cruciate ligaments (ACL) or meniscal cartilage injuries in the knee does not decrease the chances of developing osteoarthritis.

2010-04-29 13:42:22

A recent study determined that African-Americans were less likely to have a varus thrust, but more likely to have valgus thrust than Caucasians.

2009-10-28 16:00:00

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Nuvo Research Inc.

2009-05-13 10:24:00

Results Show Superior Decrease in Pain Scores Compared to Saline PARSIPPANY, N.J., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals recently presented the results of a six-month safety and efficacy study demonstrating that EUFLEXXA(R) (1% sodium hyaluronate) was effective at decreasing the pain of knee osteoarthritis (OA) at 26 weeks.

2009-04-23 06:00:00

MISSISSAUGA, ON, April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Nuvo Research Inc.

2008-09-30 09:00:59

By JEANNINE STEIN By Jeannine Stein Los Angeles Times The prognosis for people with knee osteoarthritis isn't as bleak as it might seem in the wake of a study finding that arthroscopic surgery, once hailed as promising, might not be the best option. That study, released in the Sept.

2008-08-25 09:01:58

MONTVALE, N.J., Aug. 25, 2008 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ivivi Technologies, Inc.

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