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Regaining mobility can be tough after an injury or illness, but the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is trying to put some fun into it. The group’s new board game, A Nation in Motion,...

Knee and hip replacements are more likely to fail in smokers than nonsmokers, according to two new studies. One study of 621 patients, including 131 smokers, who underwent total knee replacemen...

Patients suffering from knee pain have a less invasive option offered by Dr.A.K.Venkatachalam in Chennai. He is one of the first surgeons in India and the first in Tamil nadu to offer knee resurfac...

When 50-year-old Nimjhey M suffered a slipped disc several years back, he was persuaded to go for a spinal implant. Little did he know that this decision would lead to a whole host of new health ...

NEW YORK, July 1 (UPI) -- People who are generally healthy when they have a total hip replacement can be fast-tracked and discharged in two days, U.S. researchers say....

VANCOUVER - A group of anesthesiologists at St. Paul's Hospital in Vancouver have issued a report on a new surgical method that they say can speed up orthopedic operations by more than 50 per cent....

SACRAMENTO, Calif. By his early 60s, Michael Stieler had worn out the cartilage in his right hip with a lifetime of running, hang gliding and carpentry work. Surgery to replace the hip in 2007 provide...

Four groups of doctors from Seoul National University Bundan Hospital (South Korea) performed a series of charitable surgeries on patients in need of urgent surgical interference from low-income famil...

We're becoming a nation of bum knees, worn-out hips and sore shoulders, and it's not just the Medicare set. Baby boomer bones and joints also are taking a pounding, spawning a boom in operations to fi...

London, May 23 (ANI): Scientists have shed new light into the mechanism by which bone cells produce new bone in response to mechanical stresses, such as exercise....

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