Tag: "arthroscopy" at medical news
Arthroscopy for Ankles
...l Group in Union City, California. Over the years, arthroscopy
instruments have become smaller and techniques imp...oing and manipulate tissue. The clear advantage of arthroscopy
is that you do much less tissue damage in order to accomplish the work, it can be done through a few...
Surgery not needed for Osteoarthritis
...he relief.// They say there is no evidence to show arthroscopy
cures osteoarthritis. In this study, researchers ...airs College of Medicine evaluated the efficacy of arthroscopy
for osteoarthritis of the knee. They randomly divided 150 patients with osteoarthritis of the knee i...
Researchers Beginning to Identify Genetic Culprits of Arthritis
...faster rate. In his study, Cook uses specific MRI, arthroscopy
and biochemical techniques to identity problems associated with arthritis, such as bone and cartilage damage. Then he identifies the genetic changes that correlate with the damage. "The specific injury that we are studying leads to articular cartil...
... MR exams then correlated the MR results with knee arthroscopy
to determine accuracy when diagnosing menisci as: 'torn', 'possibly torn', or 'intact'. 'This study was undertaken to confirm that using the two-slice-touch rule increased our positive predictive value for diagnosing a meniscal tear, and to determi...