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Research & Reviews  35,750 results

Greater bone marrow fat and myosteatosis are associated with lower vBMD but not asympto...
European Radiology; Wang L, Li S et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - Organ fat may affect bone metabolism and be associated with vertebral fracture (VF). This study aimed to explore relationships between VF, adiposity indexes measured by MRI, and volumetric BMD (vBMD) measured by quantitative CT (QCT). Four hundred...

Comparative analysis of arthroscopic-assisted Tight-rope technique and clavicular hook ...
BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders; Nie S, Li HB et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - The aim of the present study was to compare the clinical efficacy of arthroscopic-assisted fixation using the Tight-rope system and clavicular hook plate fixation in the treatment of Neer IIB distal clavicle fractures. We enrolled 48 consecutive p...

Finite element analysis of dynamic changes in spinal mechanics of osteoporotic lumbar f...
European Journal of Medical Research; Yan J, Liao Z et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - This study aims to explore the effects of finite element biomechanical properties of different methods in the treatment of osteoporotic thoracolumbar fractures. Based on the ultra-thin computed tomography scan data of a volunteer's thoracolumbar s...

Outcomes following conservative treatment of extension fractures in the setting of diff...
Journal of Neurosurgery. Spine; Page PS, Greeneway GP et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - Extension fractures in the setting of diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) represent highly unstable injuries. As a result, these fractures are most frequently treated with immediate surgical fixation to limit any potential risk of asso...

Effect of the STRIDE fall injury prevention intervention on falls, fall injuries, and h...
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society; Ganz DA, Yuan AH et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - Falls are common in older adults and can lead to severe injuries. The Strategies to Reduce Injuries and Develop Confidence in Elders (STRIDE) trial cluster-randomized 86 primary care practices across 10 health systems to a multifactorial intervent...

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Guidelines  73 results

Supplemental Vitamin D and Incident Fractures in Midlife and Older Adults
The New England Journal of Medicine; LeBoff MS, .

Jul 28th, 2022 - Vitamin D supplements are widely recommended for bone health in the general population, but data on whether they prevent fractures have been inconsistent.

Vitamin D and Fracture Risk among Adults
The New England Journal of Medicine;

Jul 28th, 2022 - Although supplemental vitamin D is widely recommended for bone health, whether it can help prevent fractures in midlife and older adults is unclear. New research findings are summarized in a short video.

Best Practices Guidelines: Spine Injury
American College of Surgeons (ACS)

Mar 31st, 2022 - Fractures of the spinal column represent a small proportion of all fractures from traumatic injury with an incidence ranging from 4 to 23 percent.1,2 However, their impact on the individual and the health care system is significant because of ...

Talus Fractures: All I need to know.
Injury Al-Jabri T, Muthian S et. al.

Nov 7th, 2021 - Talus fractures result following high energy trauma and can lead to significant functional impairment. The complex morphology of the talus, it's multiple articulations and tenuous blood supply translate into significant challenges that must be ove...

Development of the CORE-Kids core set of outcome domains for studies of childhood limb ...
The Bone & Joint Journal; Marson BA, Manning JC et. al.

Aug 21st, 2021 - The aim of this study is to develop a core set of outcome domains that should be considered and reported in all future trials of childhood limb fractures. A four-phase study was conducted to agree a set of core outcome domains. Identification of c...

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Drugs  152 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,919 results

Does Bone Grafting at the Time of Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone ACL Reconstruction Reduce the Incidence of Post-operative Anterior Knee Pain: A Randomized Controlled Clinical Study

Aug 5th, 2022 - It is estimated that 48 out of 10,000 people, in the United States, will tear their anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) annually and undergo ACL reconstruction (ACLR). Surgeons have several graft options, surgical techniques, and fixation methods to ...

Immediate Weight Bearing Versus Protected Weight Bearing in Supracondylar Distal Femur Fractures

Aug 5th, 2022 - This study is designed to examine if immediate weight bearing on a distal femur fracture fixed with a primary locking plate, either a distal condylar locking plate or a LISS (less invasive stabilization system), is safe and promotes more rapid fra...

Bone Mineral Density Status in Pediatric and Adolescent Survivors of Childhood Cancer With History of Bone Fracture

Aug 5th, 2022 - The purpose of this research study is to learn more about the status of bones in children and young-adults who have had bone fractures after treatment for childhood cancer. Bone complications including fracture can be important issues for some chi...

Comparison Between Pericapsular Nerve Group Block (PENG) and Morphine Infusion

Aug 5th, 2022 - The pericapsular nerve group block (PENG) is a regional anaesthetic technique that was developed in 2018, primarily for total hip arthroplasties (THA) as a postoperative analgesia modality with motor sparing benefits. The block is thought to provi...

MinMed: Do Older Adults do Better With Less Medication

Aug 5th, 2022 - PURPOSE To organize primary care providers, and their older patients with polypharmacy, in a way that permits them to collaboratively determine the lowest effective dose of all amenable medications. And, in so doing, to provide randomized controll...

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News  2,559 results

A 27-Year-Old Woman With Constant Headache Too Tired to Party

Aug 8th, 2022 - Editor's Note: The Case Challenge series includes difficult-to-diagnose conditions, some of which are not frequently encountered by most clinicians but are nonetheless important to accurately recognize. Test your diagnostic and treatment skills us...

Monkeypox in the US: Where Could It Spread Next?

Aug 8th, 2022 - CHICAGO (Reuters) - The United States declared monkeypox a public health emergency last week, an effort to bolster the U.S. response to contain the outbreak. The virus continues to be largely transmitted among gay and bisexual men, but experts say...

Old Bones: Anorexia Nervosa Can Give a Teen the Skeleton of a 70-Year-Old

Aug 5th, 2022 - Madhusmita Misra, MD The 19-year-old 5 ft 5 in young woman who came to see me in my clinic was a long-distance runner who had sustained several stress fractures of her feet and legs over the past few years. She admitted to restricting her caloric ...

Reassessing benzodiazepines: What role should this medication class play in psychiatry?
Marcia J. Kaplan, MD

Aug 4th, 2022 - Many psychiatrists have had the grim experience of a newly referred patient explaining that her (and it is most often “her”) primary care doctor has been prescribing lorazepam 8 mg per day or alprazolam 6 mg per day and is sending her to you for h.

Vitamin D and Fracture Risk among Adults
The New England Journal of Medicine;

Jul 28th, 2022 - Although supplemental vitamin D is widely recommended for bone health, whether it can help prevent fractures in midlife and older adults is unclear. New research findings are summarized in a short video.

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Patient Education  127 results see all →