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ALLMedicine™ Meniscal Injury Center

Research & Reviews  191 results

What tests should be used to assess functional performance in youth and young adults fo...
British Journal of Sports Medicine; Berg B, Urhausen AP et. al.

Jun 14th, 2022 - To critically appraise and summarise measurement properties of functional performance tests in individuals following anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) or meniscal injury. Systematic review. Systematic searches were performed in Medline (Ovid), Emba...

Increased Risk of Concomitant Meniscal Injuries in Adolescents with Elevated BMI after ...
Arthroscopy : the Journal of Arthroscopic & Related Surge... Ang ACH, Wong D et. al.

Jun 7th, 2022 - To investigate existing studies examining the association between body mass index (BMI) and outcomes of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR) in adolescent patients. Literature search was conducted on Pubmed and Embase. Studies examinin...

Single-stage repair of displaced bucket-handle meniscal tears with anterior cruciate li...
The Bone & Joint Journal; Robinson JR, Bruce D et. al.

Jun 1st, 2022 - The best surgical strategy for the management of displaced bucket-handle (BH) meniscal tears in an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)-deficient knee is unclear. Combining meniscal repair with ACL reconstruction (ACLR) is thought to improve meniscal ...

Increased Knee and Meniscal Injury Incidence in Professional Baseball Pitchers With Wid...
Sports Health; Manzi JE, Trauger N et. al.

May 4th, 2022 - Professional baseball pitchers sustain 75% of knee injuries while at the pitcher's mound, yet no pitching motion has been associated directly with such injuries. Stride width is a potential, modifiable risk factor worth investigating. Increased st...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  10 results

Clinical Efficacy of Exosome in Degenerative Meniscal Injury

Mar 4th, 2022 - Mesenchymal stem cell-derived exosomes will be developed and patented as an advanced technology platform as an autologous treatment protocol to repair damaged cartilage tissue. The fact that this treatment is obtained from an autologous source wil...

Efficacy of Telerehabilitation in Patients With Degenerative Meniscal Injury

Mar 2nd, 2022 - Conventional rehabilitation (CR) practices will be applied to the first study group. Telerehabilitation (TR) application will be applied to the second study group. It is aimed to evaluate the patients in terms of pain, functionality, quality of li...

Success of Long-acting Anti-inflammatories After Anterior Cruciate Ligament and Meniscal Injury

Nov 16th, 2021 - Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury initiates a biochemical cascade that leads to cartilage degradation and the development of posttraumatic osteoarthritis (PTOA). ACL and acute traumatic meniscus tears have been linked to the development and ...

Biomechanical Osteoarthritis Outcomes in Meniscectomy Patients

Nov 3rd, 2020 - Injuries to the meniscus are common in sport, often as a result of a traumatic event (Englund et al., 2016; Stanley et al., 2016; Yeh et al., 2012). Mitchell et al. (2016) reported 5.1 meniscal injuries per 100 000 athletic exposures, with a great...

The Effect of Commercially Available Footwear Interventions in Meniscectomy Patients

Nov 3rd, 2020 - Injuries to the meniscus are common in sport, often as a result of a traumatic event. Mitchell et al. (2016) reported 5.1 meniscal injuries per 100 000 athletic exposures, with a greater proportion reported during competition (11.9 injuries per 10...

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News  9 results

Knee Injuries in Elite Level Soccer Players
Travis S. Roth, MD, MS, Daryl C. Osbahr, MD

Oct 4th, 2018 - ABSTRACT As one of the most popular sports in the world, soccer injury rates involving the knee continue to rise. An alarming trend of knee injuries, including increased anterior cruciate ligament ruptures, underscores the need to review our curre.

ACL injury: How do the physical examination tests compare?
The Journal of Family Practice; Christiaan H. Koster, BSc, Annelieke M.K. Harmsen, MD, PhD et. al.

Mar 1st, 2018 - CASE An athletic 25-year-old woman presents to her family physician complaining of a painful and swollen knee. She says that she injured the knee the day before during a judo match.

ACL Revision Mostly Safe (The American Journal of Sports Medicine)

Apr 26th, 2017 - A low short-term revision rate and "relatively few" complications characterize revision anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction, according to a study published online in The American Journal of Sports Medicine last week. Afshin Arianjam, M...

Is nonoperative therapy as effective as surgery for meniscal injuries?
The Journal of Family Practice; R. Tyler Hansen, DO, Sarah Daly, DO

May 1st, 2015 - EVIDENCE-BASED ANSWER: Yes. There is no significant difference in symptom or functional improvement between adult patients with symptomatic meniscal injury who are treated with operative vs nonoperative therapy (strength of recommendation: A, cons.

Surgery for Injured Knees Fails to Stave Off OA

Jun 29th, 2010 - Action Points Explain to interested patients that this study found no benefit from knee surgery in preventing the eventual development of osteoarthritis in patients with ligament or meniscal tears. Also explain that while surgery may have had shor...

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