Patient-specific instrumentation for high tibial osteotomy provides a personalized approach
Medial opening-wedge high tibial osteotomy is a well-established procedure to correct varus malalignment of the lower limb in isolated medial compartment osteoarthritis of the...
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Hormone Therapy May Protect Against Knee Osteoarthritis
Postmenopausal women taking hormone therapy were significantly less likely to develop symptomatic knee osteoarthritis compared with those who did not take hormone therapy, a...
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Finger Joint Enlargements May Be Associated with Knee Osteoarthritis
New study throws light on the link between finger joint enlargements and knee osteoarthritis.
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Heberden's nodes may be associated with knee osteoarthritis
Heberden's nodes are bony enlargements of the finger joints that are readily detectable in a routine physical exam and are considered hallmarks of osteoarthritis. A new...
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Hormone Therapy may be Protective Against Knee Joint Osteoarthritis
Women who received hormone therapy had a lower prevalence of knee joint osteoarthritis, finds a new study.
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KU researcher studies how estrogen may protect menisci between thighbone and shinbone
More than 30 million Americans suffer from osteoarthritis of the knee, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
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Having "noisy knees" increases your risk of developing osteoarthritis, study concludes
People who hear grating, cracking, or popping sounds in or around their knee joint - clinically known as crepitus - might have an increased likelihood of developing knee...
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Hormone therapy effective in reducing prevalence of knee osteoarthritis, shows study
There is an ongoing debate regarding the relationship between knee osteoarthritis and hormone therapy, with small-scale studies providing mixed results.
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Hormone therapy may be best defense against knee osteoarthritis
There is an ongoing debate regarding the relationship between knee osteoarthritis and hormone therapy , with small-scale studies providing mixed results. A new large-scale...
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Caregiver burden may decrease 1 year after TKA
Although caregiver burden nearly doubled in the early postoperative period after total knee arthroplasty, results showed the burden decreased by 1 year postoperatively. Among...
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Mindfulness could ease emotional symptoms of the menopause, scientists say
Researchers from the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota quizzed 1,744 women about their symptoms, stress levels and mindfulness, a practice championed by celebs like Angelina Jolie .
Obesity means 'generation of children may live shorter lives than their parents'
The Welsh Government has launched a consultation on its first ever obesity strategy
Exercise Improves Survival in Patients with Diabetes
Doctors should advise and be actively involved in exercise programs for diabetic patients in order to achieve better control of blood sugar and improved heart health which in...
Five Times More Metastasis of Breast Cancer in Women Within 10 Years of...
Breast cancer in young women have five times more metastasis than breast cancer in women who had no recent childbirths or in those who did not have a child.
Strong Neck Strength may Help Prevent Concussions: Study
Athletes who are at higher risk for sports-related concussions should build neck strength to prevent such injuries, finds a new study.
Dramatic Drop in China's Air Pollution Raises Life Expectancy
Significant drop in China's air pollution level increases their citizen's life expectancy, finds a new study.
Farmers Exposed to High Levels of Pesticide More Likely to Have Poor Sense...
High pesticide exposure among farmers can be associated with a poor sense of smell in later life, reveals a new study.
New Wearable Sensor Can Help Detect Hidden Anxiety, Depression in Kids
Newly developed wearable sensor can help detect hidden anxiety and depression in young children, reveals a new study.
Engineered T Cells Promote Long-term Organ Transplant Acceptance, Says Study
A way to selectively suppress the immune reaction of the body against the donor organ by modulating the protein coronin 1 has been discovered.
Medical Detection Dogs Benefit Diabetes Patients
Alert dogs can help Type 1 patients regulate their blood sugars in a non-invasive way and avoid the risks of hypoglycaemic episodes and hyperglycaemia, found new study.