Navigation Links
Arthroscopic treatment of common hip problem improves range of motion
Date:7/9/2011

Arthroscopic treatment of a common hip problem that leads to arthritis is successful in terms of restoring range of motion, according to results from a recent Hospital for Special Surgery study. The study will be presented at the annual meeting of the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, held July 7-11 in San Diego.

"This is the first study to show that in patients who are being treated for hip impingement with arthroscopy, not only do we restore their mechanical measurements, but by doing so, we have improved their functional range of motion across the joint," said Bryan T. Kelly, M.D., co-director of the Center for Hip Pain and Preservation at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York.

This study received the 2011 Excellence in Research Award from the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.

In recent years, a hip condition known as femoro-acetabular impingement (FAI) or hip impingement has become widely recognized as one of the most common causes of early osteoarthritis in the hip. The hip is a ball-and-socket joint where the upper end of the thigh bone fits into the cup-shaped socket of the pelvis. In a healthy hip joint, the ball rotates freely in the cup, but in some people a bony bump on the upper thigh bone produces a situation where there is inadequate space for the hip bone to move freely in the socket. The result is damage to the socket rim and the cartilage that lines the bones, which can lead to hip arthritis.

Structural correction of the bone through arthroscopic or open surgery has been shown to be successful at relieving symptoms of FAI and returning athletes to their sport of choice. Before this study, however, researchers had not studied how good arthroscopic repair was at restoring range of motion.

To find out, researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York City used computer-assisted, three dimensional analysis to assess differences in hip range-of-motion before and a
'/>"/>

Contact: Phyllis Fisher
phyllis.fisher@gmail.com
212-606-1724
Hospital for Special Surgery
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Large study of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair reveals some surprises
2. New study finds arthroscopic hip surgery may fully restore function in athletes
3. Brain tumor discovery could lead to new treatment
4. Gold nanoparticles bring scientists closer to a treatment for cancer
5. Transcription factor is potential target for liver cancer treatment
6. U.S. Database of Breast Cancer Treatment May Be Inaccurate
7. Ethnic, gender stereotypes bias treatment of Parkinsons disease
8. Elderly Dutch lung patients survival improved by new treatment options between 2003-2009
9. Integrating science and medicine in the treatment of chronic disease
10. Citywide study shows racial disparities in emergency stroke treatment
11. Georgetown research identifies key reasons racial disparities exist in emergent stroke treatment
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/18/2014)... German . ... the ,International Space Station Research Competition, with their project ... scientists will see the International Space Station crew perform ... two proteins of the hepatitis C virus under microgravity ... Space Station is scheduled to lift off from Cape ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... 2014 According to a new market report ... - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, ... was valued at USD 77607.7 million in 2013 and is ... to 2020, to reach an estimated value of USD 115474.9 ... market is growing at a rapid pace due to increasing ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... September 18, 2014 “Awesome” is the ... (Smart Teens Accepting Responsibility Today) Internship Program at ARDX ... Darcy C. describe the program as “Inspirational” and “Life-changing,” ... idea about what they would be doing during their ... do food runs and other mindless tasks,” but, instead ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, ... may be associated with increased odds of developing Parkinson,s ... research suggests. The study, which did not prove ... suggested that the migraine-Parkinson,s association was stronger in women ... warning sign of a pending attack that includes flashes ...
(Date:9/18/2014)... 2014 How much is a serving? ... the factors contributing to the obesity epidemic in the ... serving and how to manage portion size during the ... 3 at Humility House, 755 Ohltown Road, Austintown. , ... the informational discussion and answer questions from 12:30 to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Hepatitis C virus proteins in space 2Health News:Dialysis Products and Services Market Expected to Reach USD 115.4 Billion Globally in 2020 2Health News:Dialysis Products and Services Market Expected to Reach USD 115.4 Billion Globally in 2020 3Health News:Dialysis Products and Services Market Expected to Reach USD 115.4 Billion Globally in 2020 4Health News:ARDX Internship Helps Students to START on the Right Business Path 2Health News:ARDX Internship Helps Students to START on the Right Business Path 3Health News:ARDX Internship Helps Students to START on the Right Business Path 4Health News:Are Migraines in Middle Age Tied to Raised Parkinson's Risk Later? 2Health News:Are Migraines in Middle Age Tied to Raised Parkinson's Risk Later? 3Health News:HMHP Workshop Addresses Portion Control 2
... and poultry products from Taiwan, Hong Kong, and four ... to 17.//,The step has come as a precaution against ... ,Last month, Pakistan put a similar ban on ... Indonesia, Cambodia, Laos, Russia, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Turkey, Greece and ...
... is a major factor increasing the cholesterol level in ... by the body in moderate amounts, can lead to ... Lena Brydon of University College London examined 199 healthy ... to stress and whether their reaction can increase cholesterol ...
... bird flu, even as the government has given approval to ... ,The latest outbreaks of the deadly H5N1 strain of the ... province of Yunnan and the northwestern region of Ningxia, the ... died in Yunnan's Chuxiong district Thursday, and 230 died in ...
... of its super-speciality hospital chain with a 280-bed hospital ... ,"We have embarked on the construction of a ... be ready by 2007-end. We also plan Greenfield projects ... president, told IANS., ,Unlike the existing 110-bed cardiac ...
... of more than 1,200 children, whose organs were removed after ... an average of about ?2,900 in a compensation deal announced ... is the apex body had fought the cases involving ... ago to a total figure of around ?3.6 million for ...
... could be putting their health at risk by failing ... other health professionals.// ,The survey of more than ... Professions Council (HPC), found that about 81% of people ... were oblivious to whether they were properly qualified to ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Wockhardt Group Plans Hospital In Delhi By End-2007 2Health News:Organ Scandals Compensation And The Aftermath 2Health News:Credentials Of Specialists Need To Be Checked 2
(Date:9/18/2014)... Pa. , Sept. 18, 2014 VIVUS, ... Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (Nasdaq: AUXL ) today announced ... a supplemental new drug application (sNDA) for STENDRA ® ... medication indicated to be taken as early as approximately 15 ... medication in a class of drugs known as phosphodiesterase type ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... YORK , Sept. 17, 2014 ... Summary GlobalData,s new ... 2020", provides key market data on the North ... in millions of US dollars, volume (in units) ... segments - Female Sterilization Devices (Transcervical Sterilization Devices ...
(Date:9/17/2014)... Brazil Gynecological Devices Market ... GlobalData,s new report, "Brazil Gynecological Devices Market ... the Brazil Gynecological Devices market. The report provides ... units) and average prices (in US dollars) within ... Devices (Micro-inserts) and Mechanical Sterilization Devices (Tubal Clips ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 2VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 3VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 4VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 5VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 6VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 7VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 8VIVUS And Auxilium Announce FDA Approval Of STENDRA sNDA; STENDRA Now First And Only Oral Erectile Dysfunction Treatment Approved To Be Taken Approximately 15 Minutes Before Sexual Activity 9North America Gynecological Devices Market Outlook to 2020 2North America Gynecological Devices Market Outlook to 2020 3Brazil Gynecological Devices Market Outlook to 2020 2Brazil Gynecological Devices Market Outlook to 2020 3
... OF ELAGOLIX ON BONE MINERAL DENSITY, SAN DIEGO, ... announced today that the elagolix 0603 Phase IIb trial,(Petal ... subject,completed her Week 24 study visit in early June. ... on bone mineral density (BMD) as,the primary endpoint using ...
... Prevention and Control Professionals Cite,Greatest Needs for ... More Environmental Services and Time-Saving High Tech ... than three out of four,(76%) infection prevention ... implemented additional measures to prevent the,transmission of ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Neurocrine Biosciences Completes 'Petal Study' Treatment Phase for Endometriosis 2Neurocrine Biosciences Completes 'Petal Study' Treatment Phase for Endometriosis 3Nationwide Progress Poll Reveals Increased Efforts by Hospitals to Control MRSA Infection 2Nationwide Progress Poll Reveals Increased Efforts by Hospitals to Control MRSA Infection 3
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
... national reference laboratory and a worldwide leader ... offers an extensive test menu of highly ... and anatomic pathology. Owned by the University ... than half of the nation's university teaching ...
Medicine Products: