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Multiple risk factors, BMD associated with hip fracture in older men

Date: 30 Jun 2016
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Older men with an increasing number of specific risk factors combined with decreased bone mineral density at the femoral neck […]

Better fix for torn ACLs

Date: 30 Jun 2016
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Researchers at the University of Missouri School of Medicine have developed a model to show that a newer surgical technique […]

Patients with longer vertebral augmentation procedures have poorer postoperative quality of life, study finds

Date: 30 Jun 2016
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Among pain-related and depression-related quality of life measures, longer operative time, younger age and increased time from fracture to surgery […]

Patients showed improved pain, functional outcome after total ankle replacement

Date: 30 Jun 2016
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Since its launch in 2014, a low-profile fixed-bearing prosthesis that is implanted under fluoroscopic guidance has produced positive outcome data. […]

Threaded pin likely offers reliable fixation for articular distal radius fractures

Date: 30 Jun 2016
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Use of a threaded pin in the treatment of extra-articular and simple articular distal radius fractures offered reliable fracture fixation, […]

Comparable results seen with high- vs low-intensity plyometric exercise after ACL reconstruction

Date: 30 Jun 2016
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Results from this randomized controlled trial showed both low- and high-intensity plyometric exercise for rehabilitation following ACL reconstruction positively affected […]

Platelet-rich plasma injections may lead to improvements in tissue healing

Date: 12 May 2016
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Tiger Woods, Kobe Bryant and A-Rod have all used it, but does platelet-rich plasma therapy (PRP) really work for the […]

Anterior vs. posterior: Does surgical approach impact hip replacement outcomes?

Date: 12 May 2016
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The surgical approach to total hip replacement (THR)—either from the front of the body or the side/back (anterior versus posterior)— […]

Low Star Excursion Balance Test scores linked with risk of ankle sprains in football players

Date: 12 May 2016
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Recently published results that evaluated high school and collegiate football players during the preseason highlighted lower Star Excursion Balance Test […]

Lifelong physical activity increases bone density in men

Date: 24 Mar 2016
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Men have many reasons to add high-impact and resistance training to their exercise regimens; these reasons include building muscle and […]

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