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     1  ~ 2014 oct 04bunion surgery rheumatoid arthritisRheumatoid Arthritis of the Foot and Ankle-OrthoInfo - AAOSRheumatoid arthritis is a chronic disease that attacks multiple joints throughout .... Surgeons can now perform joint sparing operations to correct the bunion and ...
     1  ~ 2014 oct 04knee rehab exercisesKnee Conditioning Program - American Academy of Orthopaedic about which exercises will best help you meet your rehabilitation goals. Strength: Strengthening the muscles that support your knee will reduce stress on your ...
     1  ~ 2014 oct 03cubital tunnel syndromeUlnar Nerve Entrapment at the Elbow ( Cubital Tunnel Syndrome In many cases of cubital tunnel syndrome , the exact cause is not known. The nerve is especially vulnerable to compression at the elbow because it must travel  ...
     1  +2 2014 oct 03collar bone painThoracic Outlet Syndrome-OrthoInfo - AAOSThe thoracic outlet is the space between your collarbone (clavicle) and your first ... Pressure on the nerves (brachial plexus) may cause a vague, aching pain in ...
     1  +2 2014 oct 03how glucosamine worksTo Glucosamine or Not Glucosamine ?But do they work ? I set out to find the answers about glucosamine and chondroitin. I pulled 166 articles, reviewed 108, and read more than half in their entirety.
     1  ~ 2014 oct 03shoulder rtc physical therapyRotator Cuff and Shoulder Conditioning Program - American Length of program: This shoulder conditioning program should be continued for 4 to 6 weeks, unless otherwise specified by your doctor or physical therapist .
     1  ~ 2014 oct 02knee physical therapyStrength: Strengthening the muscles that support your knee will reduce stress on your knee joint. Strong ... Talk to your doctor or physical therapist if you have.
     1  ~ 2014 oct 02stress fracture treatmentStress Fractures of the Foot and Ankle-OrthoInfo - AAOSMost stress fractures occur in the weight-bearing bones of the foot and lower leg. ... Treatment will vary depending on the location of your stress fracture and its ...
     1  ~ 2014 oct 02frozen shoulder surgeryFrozen Shoulder - American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsYour shoulder is a ball-and-socket joint made up of three bones: your upper arm bone (humerus), your shoulder blade (scapula), and your collarbone (clavicle).
     1  ~ 2014 oct 02upper leg musclesMuscle Strains in the Thigh -OrthoInfo - AAOSA muscle strain ( muscle pull or tear) is a common injury, particularly among people who participate in sports. The thigh has three sets of strong muscles : the ...
     1  ~ 2014 oct 01burning pain joint fingerArthritis of the Hand -OrthoInfo - AAOSIt causes the joint lining (synovium) to swell, which causes pain and stiffness in the joint .
     1  ~ 2014 oct 01radial head fractureRadial Head Fractures of the Elbow-OrthoInfo - AAOSRadial head fractures are common injuries, occurring in about 20% of all acute elbow injuries. Many elbow dislocations also involve fractures of the radial head.
     1  ~ 2014 oct 01arthritis knee painArthritis of the Knee -OrthoInfo - AAOSPain , swelling, and stiffness are the primary symptoms of arthritis . Any joint in the body may be affected by the disease, but it is particularly common in the knee .
     1  ~ 2014 oct 01clavicle fracture surgeryClavicle Fracture (Broken Collarbone) -OrthoInfo - AAOSA broken collarbone is also known as a clavicle fracture . This is a very common fracture ... (c) American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons , 2003. Top of page.
     1  ~ 2014 sep 30colles fracture therapyDistal Radius Fractures (Broken Wrist)-OrthoInfo - AAOSOne of the most common distal radius fractures is a Colles fracture , in which the ... At that point, physical therapy is often started to help improve the motion and ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 30physical therapy exercises for kneeKnee Conditioning Program - AAOS - American Academy of After an injury or surgery, an exercise conditioning program will help you return to daily activities and enjoy ... Talk to your doctor or physical therapist if you have.
     1  ~ 2014 sep 30what is aclAnterior Cruciate Ligament ( ACL ) Injuries-OrthoInfo - AAOSThe anterior cruciate ligament runs diagonally in the middle of the knee. It prevents the tibia from sliding out in front of the femur, as well as provides rotational ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 29tendinitis en el hombroCompresión del hombro / Tendinitis del manguito rotador (Shoulder Compresión del hombro / Tendinitis del manguito rotador (Shoulder Impingement /Rotator Cuff Tendinitis ). Una de las dolencias físicas más comunes es el dolor ...
     1  +1 2014 sep 29anterior cruciate ligament
     1  ~ 2014 sep 28tendons of the elbowBiceps Tendon Tear at the Elbow -OrthoInfo - AAOSThe biceps muscle is in the front of your upper arm. It helps you bend your elbow and rotate your forearm. It also helps keep your shoulder stable. Tendons  ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 28how to prevent skiing injuriesSkiing Injury Prevention -OrthoInfo - AAOSA wide range of injuries occur in snow skiing . Knee injuries are very common, particularly injuries of the anterior cruciate ligament. Because skiers frequently put ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 28shoulder therapy exercisesRotator Cuff and Shoulder Conditioning Program - AAOS - American about which exercises will best help you meet your rehabilitation goals. ... how to do an exercise , or how often to do it, contact your doctor or physical therapist .
     1  +1 2014 sep 27dvo knee replacement implantsKnee Replacement Implants -OrthoInfo - AAOSDuring the surgery, an orthopaedic surgeon will replace your damaged knee with an artificial device ( implant ). Although replacing the total knee joint is the most ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 26thigh muscles
     1  ~ 2014 sep 26children patientsThe challenge of communicating with pediatric patientsWhen it comes to communicating with patients , physicians need to remember that children are not just small adults. Applying the four Es—engagement, empathy ...
     1  +17 2014 sep 25viscosupplements injections wholesaleViscosupplementation Treatment for Arthritis -OrthoInfo - AAOSAnother treatment option is a procedure called viscosupplementation . In this procedure, a gel-like fluid called hyaluronic acid is injected into the knee joint.
     1  +1 2014 sep 24cavical boneClavicle Fracture (Broken Collarbone ) -OrthoInfo - AAOSThe clavicle is a long bone and most breaks occur in the middle of it. Occasionally, the bone will break where it attaches at the ribcage or shoulder blade.
     1  ~ 2014 sep 23pilon fracturePilon Fractures of the Ankle-OrthoInfo - AAOSPilon fractures affect the bottom of the shinbone (tibia) at the ankle joint. In most cases, both bones in the lower leg, the tibia and fibula, are broken near the ankle  ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 23posterior tibial tendon dysfunctionPosterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction -OrthoInfo - AAOSPosterior tibial tendon dysfunction is one of the most common problems of the foot and ankle. It occurs when the posterior tibial tendon becomes inflamed or torn.
     1  ~ 2014 sep 21boutonniere deformityBoutonnière Deformity -OrthoInfo - AAOSBoutonnière deformity is the result of an injury to the tendons that straightens the middle joint of your finger. The result is that the middle joint of the injured finger ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 21low back pain exercisesLow Back Pain Exercise Guide -OrthoInfo - AAOSRegular exercises to restore the strength of your back and a gradual return to everyday activities are important for your full recovery. Your orthopaedic surgeon  ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 21before and after knee replacementActivities After Knee Replacement -OrthoInfo - AAOSAfter having a knee replacement , you may expect your lifestyle to be a lot like it was before surgery— but without the pain. In many ways, you are right, but ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 21colar bone fractureThe collarbone ( clavicle ) is located between the ribcage (sternum) and the shoulder blade (scapula), and it connects the arm to the body. The clavicle lies above ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 20pain under knee capRunner's Knee (Patellofemoral Pain )-OrthoInfo - AAOSThese conditions include anterior knee pain syndrome, patellofemoral ... A dull, aching pain under or around the front of the kneecap ( patella ) where it connects ...
     1  +1 2014 sep 20pigmented nodular synovitisPigmented Villonodular Synovitis -OrthoInfo - AAOSPigmented villonodular synovitis is a condition of the joint lining. It is characterized by pain and swelling as well as hemosiderin (iron) build-up inside the joint.
     1  ~ 2014 sep 20arthritis in the feetArthritis of the Foot and Ankle -OrthoInfo - AAOSArthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States. It can occur at any age, and literally means "pain within a joint." As a result, arthritis is a term used ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 15rotator cuff exercisesExercises Page 1. Rotator Cuff and Shoulder Conditioning Program. STRETCHING EXERCISES . OrthoInfo Your orthopaedic connection to expert information ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 15posterior tibial tendonPosterior Tibial Tendon Dysfunction-OrthoInfo - AAOS
     1  +1 2014 sep 12hip exercisesHip Conditioning Program - American Academy of Orthopaedic about which exercises will best help you meet your rehabilitation goals. Strength: Strengthening the muscles that support your hip will help keep your hip joint ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 12jian shenJian Shen , MD, PhDOn 06/06/2013, Dr. Jian Shen performed one of the first few minimally invasive anterior cervical transcorporal microdecompression/discectomy surgeries in the ...
     1  +1 2014 sep 12pain in your shoulderShoulder Pain and Common Shoulder Problems-OrthoInfo - AAOSIt may lead to increasing problems with instability or impingement of the soft tissue or bony structures in your shoulder , resulting in pain . You may feel pain only ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 11herniated disk backHerniated Disk in the Lower Back -OrthoInfo - AAOSSometimes called a slipped or ruptured disk, a herniated disk most often occurs in your lower back . It is one of the most common causes of low back pain, as well  ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 11sesamoid bones foot orthopedic surgeonSesamoiditis - American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsThe sesamoids in the forefoot also assist with weightbearing and help elevate the bones of the great toe . Like other bones , sesamoids can break (fracture).
     1  ~ 2014 sep 11compartment syndromeCompartment Syndrome -OrthoInfo - AAOSCompartment syndrome is a painful condition that occurs when pressure within the muscles builds to dangerous levels. This pressure can decrease blood flow, ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 10knee injuriesCommon Knee Injuries -OrthoInfo - AAOSIn 2010, there were roughly 10.4 million patient visits to doctors' offices because of common knee injuries such as fractures, dislocations, sprains, and ligament ... ‎Meniscal Tears - ‎Collateral Ligament Injuries - ‎Anterior Cruciate Ligament
     1  +4 2014 sep 10osteophytes in shoulderArthritis of the Shoulder -OrthoInfo - AAOSIn a diseased shoulder , inflammation causes pain and stiffness. .... of the joint space, changes in the bone, and the formation of bone spurs ( osteophytes ).
     1  ~ 2014 sep 09cambio de rodillaReemplazo total de rodilla (Total Knee Replacement)-OrthoInfo La cirugía de reemplazo de rodilla se realizó por primera vez en 1968. Desde entonces, las mejoras en materiales y técnicas quirúrgicas han aumentado ...
     1  +3 2014 sep 09shoulder pain reliefShoulder Pain and Common Shoulder Problems -OrthoInfo - AAOSThe pain may be temporary or it may continue and require medical diagnosis and treatment . This article explains some of the common causes of shoulder pain , ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 09effects of agingEffects of Aging -OrthoInfo - AAOSKnowing what to expect and taking steps to counterbalance the effects of aging can help you maintain a young spirit and an independent life. A healthy diet ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 09thumb joint injuriesSprained Thumb -OrthoInfo - AAOSA thumb sprain is an injury to the main ligament in the thumb . Ligaments are soft tissue structures that connect two bones to make a stable joint . If you tear the ...
     1  +1 2014 sep 07dislocated hipHip Dislocation -OrthoInfo - AAOSThis article addresses hip dislocation that results from a traumatic injury. To learn about pediatric developmental hip dislocation , please read Developmental ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 07colles fractureOne of the most common distal radius fractures is a Colles fracture , in which the broken fragment of the radius tilts upward. This fracture was first described in ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 07dolor de hombroDolor de hombro y problemas comunes del hombro (Shoulder Pain Este artículo explica algunas de las causas más comunes del dolor de hombro , y también algunas opciones generales de tratamiento. Su médico puede darle ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 07heel stress fractureThe most common sites of stress fractures are the second and third metatarsals of the foot. Stress fractures are also common in the heel (calcaneus), the outer ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 07supraspinatus tendon tearRotator Cuff Tears -OrthoInfo - AAOSWhen one or more of the rotator cuff tendons is torn , the tendon no longer fully attaches to the head of the humerus. Most tears occur in the supraspinatus muscle ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 07broken collarbone recovery timeClavicle Fracture ( Broken Collarbone ) -OrthoInfo - AAOSA broken collarbone is also known as a clavicle fracture. This is a very
     1  ~ 2014 sep 06broken thumb symptomsThumb Fractures-OrthoInfo - AAOSA broken thumb can increase the risk of arthritis later in life. Anatomy ... from Soyer AD: Fractures of the Base of the First Metacarpal: Current Treatment Options.
     1  +1 2014 sep 06chronic shoulder painThis article explains some of the common causes of shoulder pain , as well as ... Chronic . Degenerative diseases like arthritis or repetitive wear and tear due to ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 06william j goodWilliam J . Best appointed lay member of Academy Board of DirectorsBusiness consultant William J . Best was appointed lay member for the Board of ... Mr. Best served on the Board of Directors of A.T. Kearney for 10 years.
     1  +2 2014 sep 05bunion post op shoePost - Operative Instructions for Bunion Patients - OrthoDoc@aaos.orgPost-Operative Instructions for Bunion Patients. Post-operative Course: After surgery, you'll be in a post - operative shoe (a big sandal) and crutches and will have ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 05common fracture femurFemur Shaft Fractures (Broken Thighbone)-OrthoInfo - AAOSCar crashes, for example, are the number one cause of femur fractures . The long ... The most common types of femoral shaft fractures include: Transverse ...
     1  +1 2014 sep 03rotator cuff exercises bandRotator Cuff and Shoulder Conditioning Program . Introduction 1 .... Equipment needed: Use an elastic stretch band of comfortable resistance. As the exercise  ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 02less invasive knee replacementMinimally Invasive Total Knee Replacement -OrthoInfo - AAOSThe traditional approach to knee replacement uses a long vertical incision in the center of the knee to view and access the joint. Minimally invasive total knee ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 02pain in pinky fingerUlnar Nerve Entrapment at the Elbow (Cubital Tunnel Syndrome A direct blow to the inside of the elbow can cause pain , electric shock sensation, and numbness in the little and ring fingers . This is commonly called "hitting your ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 02rotator cuff therapy exercisesAAOS does not endorse any treatments , procedures, products, or physicians ... After an injury or surgery, an exercise conditioning program will help you return to  ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 01driving after hip surgeryActivities After Hip Replacement -OrthoInfo - AAOSAfter having a hip replacement , you may expect your lifestyle to be a lot like how it .... In most cases, it is safe to resume driving when you are no longer taking ...
     1  ~ 2014 sep 01rotator cuff injury exercisesabout which exercises will best help you meet your rehabilitation goals. Strength: ... these muscles strong can relieve shoulder pain and prevent further injury .
     1  +1 2014 aug 31torn bicep symptomsBiceps Tendon Tear at the Elbow-OrthoInfo - AAOSOnce torn , the biceps tendon at the elbow will not grow back to the bone and ... After discussing your symptoms , your doctor will review the events of the injury to  ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 31minimally invasive spinal procedureMinimally Invasive Spine Surgery -OrthoInfo - AAOSBecause minimally invasive spine surgery (MISS), does not involve a long incision, it avoids significant damage to the muscles surrounding the spine. In most ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 31broken elbow slingElbow (Olecranon) Fractures-OrthoInfo - AAOSIt can easily break if you experience a direct blow to the elbow or fall on a bent ... pain medicine, a splint (like a cast), and a sling to keep the elbow in position.
     1  ~ 2014 aug 31acl knee injuryACL Injury : Does It Require Surgery?-OrthoInfo - AAOSDescription. The anterior cruciate ligament ( ACL ) is one of the most commonly injured ligaments of the knee . The incidence of ACL injuries is currently estimated ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 30exercises for rotator cuff
     1  ~ 2014 aug 30rotator cuff rehab
     1  +1 2014 aug 30hip replacement optionMinimally Invasive Total Hip Replacement -OrthoInfo - AAOSTotal hip replacement (also known as hip arthroplasty ) is a common orthopaedic ... Your orthopaedic surgeon will discuss different surgical options with you.
     1  ~ 2014 aug 30total hip replacement surgeryTotal Hip Replacement - American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsSince 1960, improvements in joint replacement surgical techniques and technology have greatly increased the effectiveness of total hip replacement . According ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 30arthroscopic knee surgeryKnee Arthroscopy - American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsArthroscopy is done through small incisions. During the procedure, your orthopaedic surgeon inserts the arthroscope (a small camera instrument about the size ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 30knee ligament injuriesCombined Knee Ligament Injuries -OrthoInfo - AAOSYour knee ligaments connect your thighbone to your lower leg bones. Knee ligament sprains or tears are a common sports injury . In the past, injuring more than ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 29slipped disc in backSometimes called a slipped or ruptured disk , a herniated disk most often occurs in your lower back . It is one of the most common causes of low back pain, as well  ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 28rotator cuff stretchesRotator Cuff and Shoulder Conditioning Program ... After an injury or surgery, an exercise conditioning program will help you return to daily activities and enjoy a ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 28arthroscopy of the kneeKnee Arthroscopy -OrthoInfo - AAOSIf you decide to have knee arthroscopy , you may need a complete physical examination with your family physician before surgery. He or she will assess your  ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 28repair lisfrancs dislocationLisfranc (Midfoot) Injury-OrthoInfo - AAOSIt has resulted in a complete dislocation of the entire midfoot (box). Because no bones .... Various methods of internal fixation can be used to fix Lisfranc injuries.
     1  ~ 2014 aug 28collar bone surgeryReproduced from The Body Almanac. (c) American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons , 2003. Top of page. Description. The clavicle is a long bone and most ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 28torn tendon in shoulderBiceps Tendon Tear at the Shoulder -OrthoInfo - AAOSYour biceps tendons attach the biceps muscle to bones in the shoulder and in the elbow. If you tear the biceps tendon at the shoulder , you may lose some ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 28tibial plateau fractureFractures of the Proximal Tibia (Shinbone)-OrthoInfo - AAOSThese types of fractures are called intra-articular or tibial plateau fractures . The top surface of the tibia (the tibial plateau) is made of cancellous bone, which has  ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 27arthritis in footArthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States. It can occur at ... Description. There are three types of arthritis that may affect your foot and ankle.
     1  ~ 2014 aug 27baseball shoulder injuryShoulder Injuries in the Throwing Athlete-OrthoInfo - AAOSAlthough throwing injuries in the shoulder most commonly occur in baseball pitchers , they can be seen in any athlete who participates in sports that require ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 27total shoulder replacementShoulder Joint Replacement -OrthoInfo - AAOSAlthough shoulder joint replacement is less common than knee or hip replacement, it is just as successful in relieving joint pain. Shoulder replacement surgery  ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 27achilles tendonitis surgeryAchilles Tendinitis - American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsThe Achilles tendon is the largest tendon in the body. It connects your calf muscles to your heel bone and is used when you walk, run, and jump. Although the ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 26shoulder pain treatment
     1  ~ 2014 aug 26pediatric orthopedic surgeryWhat Is a Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon? -OrthoInfo - AAOSPediatric orthopaedic surgeons choose to make the care of children the focus of their medical practice. The unique nature of medical and surgical care of ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 26total knee arthroplastyTotal Knee Replacement -OrthoInfo - AAOSIf nonsurgical treatments like medications and using walking supports are no longer helpful, you may want to consider total knee replacement surgery.
     1  ~ 2014 aug 26brachial plexus palsyErb's Palsy ( Brachial Plexus Birth Palsy )-OrthoInfo - AAOSErb's palsy is a form of brachial plexus palsy . It is named for one of the doctors who first described this condition, Wilhelm Erb. The brachial plexus (BRAY-key-el  ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 26tennis elbow surgeryTennis Elbow - American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsTennis elbow , or lateral epicondylitis, is a painful condition of the elbow caused by ... Primary doctors, physical therapists, and, in some cases, surgeons work ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 26ankle fracture surgeryAnkle Fractures - American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsA broken ankle is also known as an ankle " fracture ." This means that one or more of the bones that make up the ankle joint are broken. A fractured ankle can ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 25sports hernia doctorsSports Hernia - American Academy of Orthopaedic SurgeonsA sports hernia is a painful, soft tissue injury that occurs in the groin area. It most often occurs during sports that require sudden changes of direction or intense ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 25mobile bearing kneeYour doctor may recommend knee replacement surgery if you have severe knee .... In a mobile - bearing knee , however, the polyethylene insert can rotate short ...
     1  ~ 2014 aug 24torn tendon in footPosterior tibial tendon dysfunction is one of the most common problems of the foot and ankle. It occurs when the posterior tibial tendon becomes inflamed or torn .
     1  ~ 2014 aug 24treat pitchers elbow painElbow Injuries in the Throwing Athlete-OrthoInfo - AAOSAlthough throwing injuries in the elbow most commonly occur in pitchers , they .... In most cases, treatment for throwing injuries in the elbow begins with a short ...
     1  +1 2014 aug 24best surgery anesthesiaAnesthesia for Hip and Knee Surgery -OrthoInfo - AAOSBefore your joint replacement surgery , your doctor will discuss anesthesia ... General anesthesia is often used for major surgery , such as a joint ... Top of page .
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