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Kaiser, Sacramento Kings Opening Sports Medicine Facility
According to an April 12, 2016 news release, Kaiser Permanente and the Sacramento Kings are...
New Type of ACL Repair!
Stimulating healing with a sponge/bridge…Martha Murray, M.D., an orthopedic surgeon with Boston...
Study Revises Calorie Expenditures in Walking
Individuals trying to keep fit and, hopefully, lose some weight depend on walking as a major...
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Smith & Nephew’s Bet on Cartilage Repair
Apple Watch Band Records EKG
A company called AliveCor, Inc. has produced a band for an Apple Watch that captures an EKG. The...
AMA Address Opioids at National Summit
At the National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit, Patrice Harris, M.D., the chair-elect of the...
Birth Control Pills Decrease Likelihood of Knee Injuries
Young women who take birth control pills are less likely to have serious knee injuries, says new...
More Bad News on Sports Specialization
New research from the University of Wisconsin-Madison found that high school athletes from a...
Meniscus Study Has Virginia Participant
Kenneth Zaslav, M.D., of Advanced Orthopaedics, Richmond, Virginia, performed the first...
Aria 3B Orthopaedic Institute Honors 21 Athletes
A breakfast gala was recently held in honor of the 21 student athletes selected for the Aria 3B...
Medical Students Abusing Alcohol More Than Peers
New research from Mayo Clinic has found that medical students are more likely to abuse alcohol than...
Eye Micro Movement Diagnose Concussions
Technology startups are finding new ways to detect concussions in both pro and amateur athletes....
NYU Langone Evaluates Fitness Trackers
A study recently presented at the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic...
Kids’ Pitching Injuries: Fatigue Part of the Problem
New research from Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush has found that fatigue can affect pitching mechanics...
Sex and Orthopedic Injuries
No, this is not about horizontal tango injuries. It is about the observed and occasionally...
Wearable Technology in the NFL: Injury Prevention, Performance Maximization
The head team physician of the Cleveland Browns combed the vast array of wearable technologies for...
New Concussion Treatment Proposed
John J. Leddy, M.D., clinical professor of orthopedics at the Jacobs School of Medicine and...
Diversification Is Key to Athletic Success
Early diversification in sports is more likely to lead to success than is specialization according...
Brooklyn Nets Open HSS Training Center
The Brooklyn Nets will now be training in the lap of luxury, with the opening of the...
Steadman Philippon Surgeons Develop Free E-Book for Knee Surgery
Several knee gurus have come up with an important new resource for virtually anyone interested in...
Study Focuses on Strength Training for Women
As women prepare to assume more combat posts in the military, the Department of Defense is working...
Heel Strike Implicated in Running Injuries
Running remains one of our most popular sports. It is accessible and reasonably safe for almost...
Copper Debunked as Pain Reliever
When I was in high school in the late1940s and 50s all of us girls wore at least one copper...
Indoor or Outside Running – Which Is Better?
Which is better—running out of doors or on an indoor treadmill? Enthusiasts for running out of...
How to Recover From a Marathon Run
What should a marathon runner do to help his (or her) body recover from the experience? Sitting...
Sensor-Less Athlete Performance Monitoring
Japan’s Kyoto University and Panasonic Corporation have joined forces to develop a sensing...
Packers Left Tackle Rejects Ankle Surgery
Fans of the Green Bay Packers football team, which includes most of the population of Wisconsin, ...
Samsung Creates Super Data Bio Chip
Samsung Electronics, the Korean-based world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, has set...
Elevated Concussion Risk in High School Hockey
The old adage “the bigger they are, the harder they fall” should be modified to “the bigger...
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