Simple computational models can help predict post-traumatic osteoarthritis
Researchers have developed a method to predict post-traumatic osteoarthritis in patients with ligament ruptures using a simplified computational model. The researchers also...
4 days ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
Predicting post-traumatic osteoarthritis using simplified computational models
Knee joint injuries, such as ligament rupture, are common in athletes. As the intact joint ligaments offer a precondition for joint stability, ligament injuries are often...
4 days ago - News Medical
NSAIDs may contribute to OA and cardiovascular disease link
According to recently published results, NSAID use may contribute to the link between osteoarthritis and cardiovascular disease. “NSAIDs are some of the most commonly used...
9 days ago - Healio
Joint lubricating fluid triggers pain response from nerve cells in osteoarthritic patients
A team at the University of Cambridge has shown how, in osteoarthritis patients, the viscous lubricant that ordinarily allows our joints to move smoothly triggers a pain...
10 days ago - News Medical
Joint lubricating fluid plays key role in osteoarthritic pain, study finds
A team has shown how, in osteoarthritis patients, the viscous lubricant that ordinarily allows our joints to move smoothly triggers a pain response from nerve cells similar...
10 days ago - ScienceDaily
Patients report only 38% of GPs adhere to quality indicators for OA
A survey of patients with nonsurgical knee osteoarthritis found that just 38% of general practitioners adhere to process indicators, particularly informing patients of the...
10 days ago - Healio
Worsening of quality of life in people with knee osteoarthritis associated with several risk factors
A new study from the University of Eastern Finland shows that the health-related quality of life of most people who have or have a higher risk of knee osteoarthritis remained...
16 days ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Pain Killers Increase Cardiovascular Risk in Osteoarthritis Patients
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs which are prescribed to control the pain and inflammation in individuals with osteoarthritis can increase the risk of cardiovascular diseases.
17 days ago - Medindia Health
NSAIDs contribute to cardiovascular side effects in patients with osteoarthritis
Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs can help to control the pain and inflammation in individuals with osteoarthritis, but a new Arthritis & Rheumatology study suggests that...
17 days ago - News Medical
Obesity and Knee Osteoarthritis Shorten Healthy Years of Life
Researchers estimate healthy years of life losses due to obesity and knee osteoarthritis in Americans 50-84 years of age
19 days ago - BWH