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Routine gait analysis may be a helpful guide for post-TKA rehabilitation

Many patients who underwent total knee arthroplasty did not experience improvement in their gait relative to preoperative patients by 12 months postoperatively; however, use of routine gait analysis was helpful for guiding patients’ postoperative rehabilitation and may be useful for developing strategies for mobility improvement, according to researchers’ findings. Using inertial measurement units, the researchers […]

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Arthritis and cartilage loss may follow common knee surgery

A popular surgery to repair meniscal tears may increase the risk of osteoarthritis and cartilage loss in some patients, according to research presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA). The findings show that the decision for surgery requires careful consideration in order to avoid accelerated disease onset, researchers said. […]

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Link possible between oral contraceptive use, ACL injury in females

Researchers from Denmark have uncovered a potential link between oral contraceptive use and instances of ACL injuries that required surgical intervention in women. The researchers evaluated 4,497 women who were treated operatively for an ACL injury between July 2005 and December 2011 and 8,858 age-matched, uninjured controls. Data in the operative cohort were culled from […]

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Shots May Trump Pills for Knee Arthritis Pain

They’re no magic bullet, but injections might trump some pills for knee arthritis pain relief. A new study found that injection treatments – whether they contained corticosteroids, hyaluronic acid or a placebo – better relieved pain from knee osteoarthritis than the most common treatment, acetaminophen (brand name Tylenol). Raveendhara Bannuru, MD, of the Tufts Medical […]

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