Rehabilitation & Physical Therapy Updates

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Topics of interest : Orthopaedic Journals

http://tweetmeme.com/i/scripts/button.jshttp://s7.addthis.com/js/250/addthis_widget.js#username=doctorhodaTopics of interest : Orthopaedic Journalshttp://orthopedicjournal.blogspot.com/2010/02/aaos-issues-acute-achilles-tendon.html  Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery is the official publication of the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association.A reciprocating ledge technique in closing wedge osteotomy for genu valgum in adolescentsIntramedullary nailing and plate osteosynthesis for fractures of the distal metaphyseal tibia and fibulaTibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis using a supracondylar femoral nail for advanced tuberculous arthritis … Continue reading Topics of interest : Orthopaedic Journals

Metal Foam may replace Metal Implants , ESWT effective for Hypertrophic Nonunion

http://tweetmeme.com/i/scripts/button.jshttp://s7.addthis.com/js/250/addthis_widget.js#username=doctorhoda Metal foam : New material that mimics bone may create better biomedical implantshttp://orthopedicjournal.blogspot.com/2010/02/metal-foam-new-material-that-mimics.html North Carolina State University Researchers developed a “METAL FOAM”  having similar elasticity to bone heading to a new generation of implants that avoid bone rejection.  Shock wave nonunion therapy (ESWT) comparable to surgery in hypertrophic nonunions Six months after both treatments, … Continue reading Metal Foam may replace Metal Implants , ESWT effective for Hypertrophic Nonunion

Comparison of Different Lateral Tibia Locking Plates in Schatzker V tibial plateau fractures

http://tweetmeme.com/i/scripts/button.jshttp://s7.addthis.com/js/250/addthis_widget.js#username=doctorhodaComparison of Different Lateral Tibia Locking Plates in Schatzker V tibial plateau fracturesA Biomechanical Comparison of Three Different Lateral Tibia Locking PlatesPurpose:  -how well laterally placed modern tibia locking plates used in the treatment of Schatzker V tibial plateau fractures would uphold the medial plateau during axial loading.read more

Orthopedics Today : Jan-Feb 2010 : Topics of Interest

http://tweetmeme.com/i/scripts/button.jshttp://s7.addthis.com/js/250/addthis_widget.js#username=doctorhoda Orthopedics Today : Jan-Feb 2010 : Topics of Interest1. THA may be beneficial for young patients with Down syndrome and osteoarthritis2. Blood transfusions can increase the risk of infection in orthopedic patients3. Cytokine biomarkers in orthopedics offer enormous diagnosis and prognosis potentials  4. New minimally invasive technique may be useful to decompress lumbar nerve roots  … Continue reading Orthopedics Today : Jan-Feb 2010 : Topics of Interest

Lumbar Disk Herniation: What Are Reliable Criterions Indicative for Surgery?

http://tweetmeme.com/i/scripts/button.jshttp://s7.addthis.com/js/250/addthis_widget.js#username=doctorhoda http://orthopedicjournal.blogspot.com/2010/02/lumbar-disk-herniation-what-are.html  Lumbar Disk Herniation: What Are Reliable Criterions Indicative for Surgery? Lumbar Disk Herniation: What Are Reliable Criterions Indicative for Surgery?By Balkan Cakir, MD; Rene Schmidt, MD; Heiko Reichel, MD; Wolfram Käfer, MDORTHOPEDICS 2009; 32:589  Read details at:  Ortho Supersite : CME Article