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"The product is aimed at a target market estimated at 2 billion US dollars, and is designed to provide a high-quality and safe answer for patients suffering from tendinopathy," said Yechiel Tal, CollPlant's
Ultrasound-guided delivery of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) improves functionality and reduces recovery time in athletes with degenerative disease in their tendons.
Students from Bucknell University have teamed up with an orthopedic surgeon to develop Heel Thy Tendon, a mobile application that helps diagnose and treat common foot and ankle problems.
Ultrasound-guided cortisone injections may be an effective treatment method for gluteus medius tendinopathy, a common, painful condition caused by an injury to the tendons in the buttocks that typically affects middle-aged to elderly women and young active individuals.
Anti-inflammatory painkillers like ibuprofen and naproxen may be ineffective in many cases of tendon injury, according to researchers.