Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine News & Information

 

Updated: July 18, 2014


Presenters at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting reported on the positive outcomes that followed meniscal repair.

Meniscal repair reveals positive outcomes

Presenters at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Annual Meeting reported on the positive outcomes that followed meniscal repair.

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A recent study has shown that elderly people who suffer hip fractures have higher chances of facing mortality sooner rather than later.

Researchers find that hip fractures lead to higher mortality rates

6/17/2014

A recent study has shown that elderly people who suffer hip fractures have higher chances of facing mortality sooner rather than later... [ more ]

Preventing and treating rhabdomyolysis.

Attention CrossFit Participants: Beware of "Uncle Rhabdo"

5/28/2014

CrossFit is an incredibly tough way to get or stay fit, and is based on the type of strength training done by people in the military... [ more ]

 

It is hard to miss the high volume of CrossFit injury videos that have been posted to Youtube.

Slow and steady wins the CrossFit race

6/12/2014

It is hard to miss the high volume of CrossFit injury videos that have been posted to YouTube... [ more ]

Detect heart ailments early with an echocardiogram.

Detect heart ailments early with an echocardiogram

5/19/2014

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is a silent killer that can go unnoticed for decades, sometimes remaining undetected until the affected individual dies as a result. To ensure HCM is not threatening a person's health, he or she might consider an echocardiogram. .. [ more ]

 

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