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Total Femoral Arthroplasty for the Salvaged Femur

Complicated revision total hip arthroplasty (THA) and total knee arthroplasty (TKA), septic prosthetic failure, and periprosthetic femoral fractures seem to be increasing. The expanding applications for arthroplasty in younger patients…

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A Hip and Trunk Training Program for Athletes Reduces ACL Injuries

With the help of the Hockeyroos UWA researchers have developed a hip and trunk training program that could reduce the high rates of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries in all…

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Women Fare Better than Men Following Total Knee, Hip Replacement

While women may have their first total joint replacement (TJR) at an older age, they are less likely to have complications related to their surgery or require revision surgery, according…

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Staying at Home for Knee Rehab

After a knee replacement, there’s no place like home for your physical therapy – or at least home may be just as good a place as a clinic to do…

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Link possible between oral contraceptive use, ACL injury in females

Researchers from Denmark have uncovered a potential link between oral contraceptive use and instances of ACL injuries that required surgical intervention in women. The researchers evaluated 4,497 women who were…

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Why treating shoulder pain in baseball pitchers and other throwing athletes is so difficult

Despite increasing medical knowledge, treating shoulder pain in baseball pitchers and other throwing athletes remains one of the most challenging tasks in sports medicine. Results of treatment as not as…

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Alternative for pain control after knee replacement surgery

Injecting a newer long-acting numbing medicine called liposomal bupivacaine into the tissue surrounding the knee during surgery may provide a faster recovery and higher patient satisfaction, a new study has…

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