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Aug 03, 2016, 15:51 ET Minorities less likely to have knee replacement surgery, more likely to suffer post-surgical complications when they do

Minority populations have lower rates of total knee replacement (TKR)  utilization but higher rates of adverse health outcomes associated with...


Mar 05, 2014, 15:21 ET Study Aims to Define Risk Factors for Falls in Post-Menopausal Women

 A new study appearing in the March issue of the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (JBJS) showed that women with distal radius (wrist)...


Jan 16, 2014, 11:30 ET Stem Cell Therapy Following Meniscus Knee Surgery May Reduce Pain, Restore Meniscus

First study of its kind found no "clinically important" safety issues with treatment A single stem cell injection following meniscus knee...