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Rivaroxaban is the most broadly indicated novel oral anticoagulant and is marketed under the brand name Xarelto®. To date, Xarelto has been approved for use in the following indications across t...
Among older adults with or at risk of knee osteoarthritis, those who lived in areas with higher perceived mobility barriers had a greater long-term risk of participation restrictions, according to rec...
People who hear popping, grating or cracking sounds in or around their knees may have a higher risk of developing knee osteoarthritis, says research in Arthritis Care & Research. Data from nearly ...
The knee is one of the body's more complicated joints and is susceptible to various injuries. Here are ten of the most common knee injuries.
(Reuters Health) - Surgery won’t cure chronic knee pain, “locking,” “clicking,” a torn meniscus, or other problems related to knee arthritis, according to a panel of international experts. ...
SOURCE Knee arthroscopy is not cost-effective and is strongly discouraged for patients with degenerative knee disease, say authors of a meta-analysis-based practice guideline published May... Read Mor...
People with more severe knee damage from osteoarthritis may be less likely to respond to steroid injections, according to a recent analysis in Arthritis Research and Therapy. A total of 188 people wit...
Among patients with knee osteoarthritis, an injection of a corticosteroid every three months over two years resulted in significantly greater cartilage volume loss and no significant difference in kne...
Knee arthroscopy (keyhole surgery to relieve pain and improve movement) should not be performed in almost all patients with degenerative knee disease, say a panel of international experts in The BMJ t...
In order to test the validity of the selected surgical technique as a way to manage persistent synovitis of the knee joint, as well as to slow down the cartilage and bone destruction, we studied the d...
Tenosynovial giant cell tumor (TGCT) is a relatively rare disease often misdiagnosed as osteoarthritis. Synovectomy or arthroplasty is the recommended treatment option, but recurrence is common after ...
Radionuclide synovectomy/synoviorthesis (RS) to manage proliferative synovitis in persons with bleeding disorders has been utilized for decades; however, aggregate US results are limited.
The aim of this study was to provide the outcomes and to analyze the recurrence of Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis (PVNS) of the ankle joint treated by surgical synovectomy.