Orthopaedics & Sports Medicine News & Information

 

Updated: July 28, 2014


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

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

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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 ]

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

7/18/2014

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

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 ]

 

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