Latest knee pain Stories

2011-02-18 08:10:26

More than 14 million visits were made to physicians' offices in 2008 by patients with knee problems; could obesity be the underlying factor?

2011-02-16 17:20:36

A recently discovered biomarker could help doctors diagnose a common type of knee injury, according to a new study.

2011-02-14 15:09:03

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

2011-01-20 00:00:54

Recent studies suggest that physical therapy is an effective non-surgical alternative to arthroscopic surgery for osteoarthritis of the knee.

2011-01-18 00:00:38

Millions on the sidelines of life with knee pain may get another chance with the WilloMD™. Monroe, MI and Toledo, OH (PRWEB) January 17, 2011 Physician’s Technology today announced the results of a clinical study evaluating its WilloMD.

2010-11-17 16:56:15

A new study found that patients with osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee who also have pain in other joints were more likely to experience greater knee pain. Specifically, pain in the lower back as well as foot pain and elbow pain on the same side as the affected knee were associated with more severe knee pain.

2010-02-17 07:30:00

SEATTLE, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office granted a patent today to Bellacure, Inc.

2009-10-29 08:00:00

PARSIPPANY, N.J., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Ferring Pharmaceuticals Inc. announces the appointment of Harry F. Kovelman, MD as Associate Medical Director for Orthopaedics. Dr.

2009-09-24 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Association for Physical Activity and Recreation (AAPAR) announced today that, together with Genzyme, the maker of Synvisc-One(TM) (hylan G-F 20), it has joined forces with orthopedic surgeon and author Dr.

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.

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