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
football injuries

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 injury

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
wrist pain

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
joint replacement

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

Copper and Magnetic Wrist Bracelets Found to Be Ineffective Against Arthritis Pain

October 28th, 2013

People suffering from rheumatoid arthritis often deal with pain in their wrist or hands.  For yea...

Kleinert, Hand Surgery Pioneer, Dies

October 21st, 2013
harold kleinart

A pioneer in hand surgery passed away at the age of 91.  Dr. Harold Kleinert of Louisville, died o...

MRSA in the bursa of the elbow or other joints

October 14th, 2013
elbow pain

In the publication, Health News Florida, one writer recently shared a alarming personal story titled...

The negative impact of popular gadgets on children’s hand health

October 7th, 2013

Articles are popping up in publications around the world about the effects of excessive gadget use o...

Cysts and other growths in the wrist: What are they, and what should you do?

September 30th, 2013

Finding bumps or lumps on your wrist can be frightening or puzzling. What do they signify? Are they...

New Study Shows Broccoli May be a Friend to Those with Arthritis in Their Hands

September 24th, 2013

Eat your vegetables.  This advice is nothing new, and most people have heard it from the time they ...

Recent research into nerve compression at the elbow: The effects of lifestyle choices

September 16th, 2013

When we think about elbow injuries, what often comes to mind are problems stemming from external phy...

Spotting elbow, hand, and wrist injuries in student athletes

September 9th, 2013
student playing badminton

A recent article from discusses the prevalence of sports-related overuse injuries among unde...