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Latest Knee Stories

2014-04-17 14:37:35

In a new study in patients with osteoarthritis (OA) of the knee, at 12 months, total femorotibial cartilage thickness loss was reduced in sprifermin (recombinant human fibroblast growth factor 18)-treated knees compared to placebo-treated knees, with effects being significant in the lateral femorotibial compartment but not in the central femorotibial compartment. Results published in Arthritis & Rheumatology, a journal of the American College of Rheumatology (ACR), showed that...

2014-04-10 23:00:28

An Athlete's Guide to Chronic Knee Pain PDF, developed by Anthony Mychal, is a comprehensive guide that teaches people how to treat patellar tendonitis, jumper’s knee, and patellar tracking problems. A detailed review on the site Vkool.com indicates if this program is worth trying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) April 10, 2014 An Athlete's Guide to Chronic Knee Pain PDF is designed by Anthony Mychal, who promises to help people get rid of chronic knee pain without using any kind of drugs...

2014-04-06 23:02:22

An Athlete’s Guide to Chronic Knee Pain created by Anthony Mychal is the latest program that gives people natural remedies, techniques, tips, and detailed instructions on how to treat knee pain effectively. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is worth buying. Tampa, FL (PRWEB) April 06, 2014 An Athlete’s Guide To Chronic Knee Pain is a new program developed by Anthony Mychal, who has many years of experience in studying chronic knee pain treatments. The program...

2014-04-04 23:00:57

Surgeons at La Peer Health Systems in Beverly Hills, California explain a new study regarding the dangers of not warming up before physical activity. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) April 04, 2014 A new study presented at the annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons suggests that altering how sports teams warm up could significantly reduce the likelihood of athletes sustaining a knee injury. With the number of knee ACL injuries on the rise, this information is now more...

2014-04-02 16:30:07

LONDON, April 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: MediPoint: Knee Replacement - Global Analysis and Market Forecasts MediPoint: Knee Replacement - Global Analysis and Market Forecasts SummaryThe current knee replacement market is a crowded space, with an increasing number of companies offering a myriad of partial, primary/total, and revision prostheses to meet orthopedic surgeons' demands in the management of knee diseases, primarily...

2014-04-01 16:22:15

LONDON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:MediPoint: Knee Replacement - US Analysis and Market ForecastsMediPoint: Knee Replacement - US Analysis and Market ForecastsSummaryThe current knee replacement market is a crowded space, with an increasing number of companies offering a myriad of partial, primary/total, and revision prostheses to meet orthopedic surgeons' demands in the management of knee diseases, primarily...

2014-03-30 23:21:50

At Santa Rosa Orthopaedics (SRO), a collaborative team of multi-specialist orthopedic surgeons and experienced physical and occupational therapists work together to bring the best outcomes to patients dealing with chronic knee issues including pain relief, recovery and rehabilitation. Santa Rosa, CA (PRWEB) March 30, 2014 As the largest joint in the body the knee is extremely vulnerable to injury. In fact, more than 10 million people seek out a doctors’ advice every year due to common...

2014-03-25 23:27:45

Steven W. Meier, MD, an orthopedic surgeon at La Peer Health Systems, explains Russell Westbrook’s most recent knee surgery and subsequent return to the court. Beverly Hills, CA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 The NBA’s Oklahoma City Thunder are glad to have their all-star point guard Russell Westbrook back after undergoing a third surgery on his right knee. Westbrook had surgery on his right knee soon after suffering a meniscus tear in the first round of the 2013 playoffs. Because of unusual...

2014-03-25 08:26:57

ALBANY, New York, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "Orthopedic Soft Tissue Repair Market (Surgical Procedures - ACL/PCL Reconstruction, Meniscal Repair, Rotator Cuff Repair, Hip Arthroscopy, Biceps Tenodesis and Shoulder Labrum Repair) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019," the global orthopedic soft tissue repair market was valued at USD 5.6 billion in 2013...

2014-03-24 23:00:07

Research led by doctors from NewYork-Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center finds that universal neuromuscular training—which focuses on the optimal way to bend, jump, land, and pivot the knee—is an effective and inexpensive way for adolescent athletes to avoid anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) sprains and tears. The findings were presented at the 2014 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) on March 14, 2014. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 25, 2014...