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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...
MONOGRAPH: The physical exam of the knee in the ED and selected nontraumatic conditions causing knee pain.
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.
A 47 year old man presented with a painful swollen right knee after a fall down stairs. On examination, his right knee was swollen, and there was infrapatellar tenderness, a palpable defect inferior.....
Since its introduction nearly 100 years ago,1 arthroscopy of the knee has revolutionised the care of patients with meniscal lesions, ruptures of the anterior cruciate ligament, and cartilage damage. A...
Knee replacements are booming. Between 2005 and 2015, the number of knee replacement procedures in the U.S. doubled, to more than one million. Experts think the figure might rise another sixfold in...
There was no significant change in physical activity 6 months after total knee or hip joint replacement surgery, despite improvements in quality of life, pain and physical function, according to publi...
Researchers of this recently published analysis found “no good evidence” to support the use of glucosamine for patients with hip or knee osteoarthritis.“[Currently], there is no evidence to supp...
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...
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.
Knee proprioception is an integral component of neuromuscular control system that stabilizes the joints, reducing incidence of injury. Knee injuries' incidences differ between genders. Knee rotation i...