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2012-02-24 08:00:00

Rotator cuff injuries and massive rotator cuff tears are common causes of shoulder pain. Researchers from the Steadman Philippon Research Institute recently compared the outcomes of three rotator cuff repair procedures used to correct rotator cuff injuries to determine which could provide the best outcomes for patients. This latest rotator cuff repair study was conducted in the biomechanical testing labs on the SPRI campus in Vail, Colorado. Vail, CO. (PRWEB) February 24, 2012 The Steadman...

2012-01-27 16:35:00

Thousands of questions are pouring in everyday to free medical Q & A website AskTheDoctor.com related to joint and muscle pain caused by the use of tablets and smart phones. This is known as Repetitive Stress Injury and is becoming a growing concern. Toronto, Ontario (PRWEB) January 27, 2012 In this day and age the use of tablets and smart phones is the most popular method for communicating, but it is also causing a rising trend in the number of doctor visits for Repetitive...

2012-01-10 09:00:00

Top spine surgeon Dr. Kaixuan Liu on the newest Sciatica treatment options. Edison, NJ (PRWEB) January 10, 2012 Atlantic Spinal Care, a national leader in endoscopic spine surgery, announces that they have created new web pages to educate sciatica sufferers on the newest treatment options. Sciatica is often associated with pain in the leg or backside, a burning or tingling that radiates down the leg, numbness or weakness, or a shooting pain that makes it hard to stand. According to Kaixuan...

2011-11-21 15:15:00

Seattle Chiropractor Dr. Scott Mindel Shows Mobile Device and Laptop Users How to Minimize Risks of Carpal Tunnel and Repetitive Stress Seattle, WA (PRWEB) November 21, 2011 Belltown Spine & Wellness, an integrated health and rehabilitation center, today announced a new campaign to bring more attention to growing health problems that accompany the increased use of technology. As part of its âœTechno-Careâ campaign, the health professionals at...

2011-09-07 19:36:47

Treatment options for stiff and painful shoulders caused by adhesive capsulitis Adhesive capsulitis, sometimes described as “frozen shoulder,” is a condition where the connective tissue around the shoulder joint becomes chronically inflamed, causing thickening and tightening in the affected joint. Diagnosing adhesive capsulitis can be difficult because its symptoms–restricted movement and considerable pain–are similar to a variety of shoulder-related musculoskeletal...

2011-08-05 00:00:30

We've Got Your Back is announcing a partnership with ErgoAdvocate. Los Gatos, CA (PRWEB) August 04, 2011 We've Got Your Back, a Los Gatos back store-based ergonomics company, has teamed up with EgoAdvocate and will resell and support the web-based software. The ErgoAdvocate software is a great resource for companies to reduce workplace injuries with ergonomic training, assessment and reporting tools. The software features compelling multi-media content that is always available. Gene Kay,...

2011-08-03 00:00:30

KFx Medical files patent infringement lawsuit against Arthrex. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 02, 2011 KFx Medical Corporation (http://www.kfxmedical.com), a San Diego based medical devices company that develops and manufactures soft tissue fixation implants and bone anchors used in orthopedic surgeries and sports medicine procedures (including those procedures performed on overhead athletes such as baseball players), announced today that it filed a patent infringement lawsuit in the United...


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