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2013-01-19 23:01:42

There is Hope for Early AC Joint Repair with a break through surgical procedure invented by Steven Struhl, MD that has received a U.S. patent. New York, NY (PRWEB) January 19, 2013 New York´s Steven Struhl, MD, is the leading shoulder specialist for providing optimal care and repair with his complete patented AC Joint Separation surgical procedure. An injury extremely common in various sports, grade 3 or greater ACJ separations - when addressed promptly - can be reconstructed and...

2012-04-30 09:12:11

The new standards, developed by a radiology resident at Brigham and Women's Hospital, will help ER radiologists diagnose secondary injuries in patients presenting with traumatic shoulder injuries Traumatic shoulder injuries that result in a patient visit to the ER often contain a secondary injury that can cause pain and discomfort in that part of the body after the primary injury has healed. By focusing on the primary injury, radiologists sometimes miss the secondary injury, which can...

2011-06-16 00:00:28

The Ephraim Gildor Foundation will provide generous funding to the Steadman Philippon Research Institute for new areas of sports medicine and shoulder research including osteoarthritis, rotator cuff repair, shoulder separation and more. Vail, CO (PRWEB) June 15, 2011 The Ephraim Gildor Foundation, an organization that contributes to the advancement of science and education, has bestowed a $1,000,000 grant to the Steadman Philippon Research Institute in Vail, CO. The grant opens new areas of...

2009-04-01 08:00:00

Disagreement exists on how to treat a mid-level, common injury ROSEMONT, Ill., April 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- While low-level shoulder separations can commonly be treated nonsurgically and high-level injuries often require surgery, a literature review published in the April 2009 issue of the Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (JAAOS) finds that many surgeons still disagree on the best course of treatment for those injuries that fall in between. Shoulder...

2006-04-12 13:51:21

NEW YORK (Reuters) - George Hincapie will not need surgery on the separated shoulder he sustained in a crash during the Paris-Roubaix race, Discovery Channel team officials said on Wednesday. Hincapie was found to have a third-degree separation of his right shoulder as well as a severely bruised wrist after being examined by doctors on Tuesday in Greenville, South Carolina. His shoulder will be taped and placed in a sling until he can resume riding. "I was happy to hear that I will...