Microbiomes identified after TKA possibly exist in patients' native knees
Among 40 patients who underwent total knee arthroplasty for osteoarthritis, results of a prospective cohort study showed next-generation sequencing identified at least one...
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Knee pain pattern linked to radiographic OA disease stage, duration
Knee pain patterns were associated with radiographic osteoarthritis disease stage and duration, in addition to pain severity, according to findings published in Arthritis Care...
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Liposomal bupivacaine yielded no advantages to ropivacaine in TKA
Published results showed use of liposomal bupivacaine during total knee arthroplasty had no advantages and a considerably higher cost compared with use of ropivacaine. Benjamin...
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Disagreement on treatment of patellofemoral instability remains among surgeons
Despite an awareness for highly demanding surgical possibilities for patellofemoral instability among surgeons, published results showed disagreement among surgeons when...
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5 Ways to Make Lunges Easier on the Knees
In general, lunges are pretty polarizing - and if a set or two always leaves you with achy knees, we know exactly where you stand. While lunges can quickly amp up your at-home...
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Study: Regulatory switches involved in knee development also play a role in osteoarthritis
The human knee is a triumph of design. The joint, which evolved fairly rapidly from our common ancestor with the chimpanzee to accommodate our bipedalism, likely contributed to...
1 day ago - News Medical
The One Move You Should Do For Stronger Abs, According to a Celebrity Trainer
The idea of firming up your middle may seem daunting, particularly if you don't have 20 minutes to dedicate solely to strength training. But cranking out 30 crunches after a...
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Tanezumab: A Win as Last-Ditch Osteoarthritis Tx
]]> - A phase III study of the nerve growth factor and monoclonal antibody tanezumab showed positive results in a refractory patient population with knee or hip osteoarthritis...
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Coronavirus: 'We're on our knees' says nurse
A nurse posted a video to a Facebook group after a long and difficult shift in ICU amid the coronavirus pandemic.
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Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction with suture fixation may improve patellar stability
Published results showed good outcomes and significant improvement in patellar stability among patients with recurrent patellar dislocation treated with medial patellofemoral...
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Don't Count on Warmer Weather to Curb COVID-19
Both the U.S. National Academy of Sciences and a report out of China are dampening hopes that COVID-19 might begin to fade with hotter weather.
Neither Surgical Nor Cotton Masks Effectively Filter SARS COV-2: Study
New study findings have suggested that recommendations to wear face masks to prevent the spread of COVID-19 may not be effective.
Potential Treatment for COVID-19-related Respiratory Failure
An anticoagulant tPA could help reduce deaths among patients with acute respiratory distress syndrome as a complication of COVID-19, revealed clinical trial.
Four Medical Workers in Andhra Test Positive for COVID-19
Four healthcare personnel in Andhra Pradesh's Anantapur district on Wednesday tested positive for coronavirus after treating patients with COVID-19.
Coronavirus Positive Cases in Bihar Raises Up to 43
With four more fresh COVID-19 positive cases reported in Bihar, the total number of infected persons in the State has gone up to 43.
First Glimpse on the Health Conditions of Adults After 1 Month into COVID-19...
Is 21-day lockdown enough to contain COVID-19? How is life under lockdown? Here is an early evidence of people's health conditions after one-month of lockdown in China.
US firm ThermoFisher says it can supply UK with 100,000 COVID-19 test kits...
The chief operating officer of Thermo Fisher Scientific, based in Massachusetts but with 5,000 employees in the UK, said the company could supply all the tests wanted by...
NHS figures show 92% of coronavirus victims in England are over-60
NHS England data reveals 40 per cent of those who were killed by COVID-19 in England were in their 60s and 70s. More than half - 52 per cent - were 80 years old or over.
How many people have REALLY been infected with coronavirus?
Official statistics show around 1.5million people worldwide have tested positive for COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus that has swept the world since it first...
Women's Lifestyle Changes, Even in Middle Age, may Decrease Future Stroke Risk
Middle age may not be too late for women to reduce their stroke risk by substantially changing their lifestyle, reports a new study.