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The latest research findings on minimally invasive surgery for tennis elbow

February 4th, 2014

Like other overuse injuries, tennis elbow can lead to chronic pain and debilitation, as those suffer...


Could suffering a wrist fracture increase your risk of getting a hip fracture?

January 27th, 2014

Suffering a fracture, especially at an advanced age, leads to a greater risk of long-term debilitati...


Oklahoma City Thunder’s Kevin Durant Injures Wrist in Fall

January 20th, 2014

Basketball season is in full swing, and that means the competition is heating up, players are gettin...


Are Hand Injuries Becoming More Common in the NBA?

January 13th, 2014

In most recent news,  Anthony Davis, number 23 of the New Orleans Pelicans was benched as a result ...


Did Carson Palmer’s Elbow Injury Affect his Play Against 49er’s?

January 7th, 2014

It shouldn’t be surprising that many people in sports who have to throw regularly end up with ...


New York Yankee Mark Teixeira Wrist Injury Healing, Doctors Say

December 30th, 2013

In May of this year, New York Yankees pitcher Mark Teixeira injured his wrist during a pre-season s...


Fascinating new study on tennis elbow and other soft tissue pain

December 23rd, 2013

Chronic soft tissue pain, which costs the economy billions of dollars every year and detracts from p...


L.A. Clippers’ J.J. Redick Suffers Bone Injury in Hand: How Rare is a Pisiform Fracture?

December 16th, 2013

With reports on December 1 that L.A. Clippers shooting guard J.J. Redick suffered a small bone fract...


Preventing hand injuries at industrial work sites

December 9th, 2013

At industrial work sites, workers are at an increased risk of machine-related injuries.  Damage to ...


What Happened to Gustavo Cabrera’s Wrist?

December 2nd, 2013

On November 4 2013, NBC reported a horrific wrist injury for Gustavo Cabrera, who was Giant’...


Elbow dislocations make the list of recent football injuries

November 25th, 2013

USA Today recently published an article about football injuries that have of late been putting playe...


Treating loose bodies in the elbow: A look at Carlos Gomez’s arthroscopy

November 18th, 2013

Carlos Gomez, center fielder of the Milwaukee Brewers, recently underwent arthroscopic surgery on hi...


Elbow Injuries Are Increasing in Middle and High School Students Who Focus on One Sport

November 11th, 2013

Elbow injuries might not be something you think of being overly common with teenagers. But new stati...


Preventing fractures in the wrist and other serious injuries caused by osteoporosis

November 11th, 2013

The International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) recently came out with a report on rates of osteopor...


Preventing prosthetic joint infections in the hands, wrists, and other body parts

November 4th, 2013

A recent study from the Journal of Hospital Infection points to the high costs of prosthetic joint i...