Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine News & Information

 

Updated: August 8, 2014


Concussions are common injury for athletes, but some researchers are beginning to wonder if it is a concussion, or perhaps a neck injury.

Concussion or a neck injury? Researchers say the line is unclear

Concussions are common injury for athletes, but some researchers are beginning to wonder if it is a concussion, or perhaps a neck injury. 

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A study revealed that young patients who undergo a knee arthroscopy are more likely to have minor complications than major complications.

Young patients present more minor than major complications from knee arthroscopy

8/4/2014

A study revealed that young patients who undergo a knee arthroscopy are more likely to have minor complications than major complications... [ more ]

A study published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine revealed that intercollegiate athletes and male athletes have a higher risk of sustaining a medial collateral ligament injury.

Male and intercollegiate athletes face higher risk of MCL injury

7/28/2014

A study published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine revealed that intercollegiate athletes and male athletes have a higher risk of sustaining a medial collateral ligament injury... [ more ]

 

A study published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism stated that adults with sleep apnea have a high risk of osteoporosis.

Adults with sleep apnea at risk of osteoporosis

7/28/2014

A study published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism stated that adults with sleep apnea have a high risk of osteoporosis... [ more ]

A literature review reveals patients activity levels determine how well they will do after orthopaedic surgical treatment and recovery.

Activity levels determine patients' orthopaedic surgery outcomes

7/28/2014

A literature review reveals patients' activity levels determine how well they will do after orthopaedic surgical treatment and recovery... [ more ]

 

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