An unusual case with which to challenge your senior residents
A 5-year-old male was admitted to the hospital for evaluation of several progressive problems, including an unusual rash, swollen joints, abdominal pain and hematochezia, for...
1 day ago - Healio
Massage helps relieve pain, improve mobility in patients with knee osteoarthritis
Patients with arthritis in their knees experienced significant improvement in pain and mobility after undergoing a weekly, whole-body massage for two months, according to a...
2 days ago - News Medical
Fucoidan, found in brown algae, found to prevent the progression of osteoarthritis
A study conducted by researchers from Kyung Hee University, Korea Food Research Institute, and Academy Sciences of Uzbekistan has revealed that the polysaccharide fucoidan...
2 days ago - Natural News
Kneeling 30 minutes daily linked to synovitis in knee OA
Kneeling for 30 minutes or longer daily is significantly associated with the prevalence of grade-1 or higher Hoffa-synovitis among a population of patients with or at risk for...
3 days ago - Healio
High BMD independently associated with knee, hip OA
CHICAGO - High estimated bone mineral density of the heel and femoral bone density were associated with an increased risk for osteoarthritis of the knee and hip, according to...
5 days ago - Healio
Knee pain lasting 1 year predicts faster cartilage loss, higher OA risk
Fluctuating and persistent knee pain over 1 year predicts accelerated cartilage loss as well as an increased risk for incident and progressive radiographic osteoarthritis...
11 days ago - Healio
News Roundup: Exercise Improves Memory, Video Games Burn Calories, and More
Walk your way to a better memory Exercise may improve memory as well as or better than medication in older people at risk for Alzheimer's disease, according to a report in the...
15 days ago - Health
Potential arthritis treatment prevents cartilage breakdown
In an advance that could improve the treatment options available for osteoarthritis, engineers have designed a new material that can administer drugs directly to the cartilage.
17 days ago - ScienceDaily
Pain phenotypes can help predict persistent knee pain in OA
Researchers have identified four pain susceptibility phenotypes among patients with or at risk for knee osteoarthritis, according to findings published in Arthritis &...
18 days ago - Healio
High femoral-neck bone mineral density predicts knee, hip OA
Femoral neck bone mineral density can predict knee and hip radiographic osteoarthritis, and vertebral fractures are a risk factor for hand radiographic osteoarthritis...
20 days ago - Healio