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New study questions the safety of football turf; warrants further research

New study questions the safety of football turf; warrants further research

UC-CCHMC partnership receives $3.75M NIAMS grant for musculoskeletal soft tissue repair research

UC-CCHMC partnership receives $3.75M NIAMS grant for musculoskeletal soft tissue repair research

Natural grass/cleat combination lowers strain and less likely to cause ACL injury

Natural grass/cleat combination lowers strain and less likely to cause ACL injury

MaMayo Clinic experts available to discuss health issues and concerns related to Olympic Games

MaMayo Clinic experts available to discuss health issues and concerns related to Olympic Games

Tips to prevent injuries during winter season

Tips to prevent injuries during winter season

Soccer-specific exercise program may prevent knee injuries in young female players

Soccer-specific exercise program may prevent knee injuries in young female players

Orthofix International announces the launch of its FUSION Lateral OA Brace

Orthofix International announces the launch of its FUSION Lateral OA Brace

PRP injections expedite the healing process in injured athletes

PRP injections expedite the healing process in injured athletes

Younger patients have increased risk for additional ACL surgery

Younger patients have increased risk for additional ACL surgery

6.5 percent of ACL reconstruction patients undergo second knee surgery

6.5 percent of ACL reconstruction patients undergo second knee surgery

MRI identifies five causes of complications from ACL reconstructive surgery

MRI identifies five causes of complications from ACL reconstructive surgery

Treatment for knee ligament damage

Treatment for knee ligament damage

New self-powered sensor to monitor progress during knee operations

New self-powered sensor to monitor progress during knee operations

Scientists link brain function to knee injuries

Scientists link brain function to knee injuries

Neoprene sleeve equal to knee brace during recovery from anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction

Neoprene sleeve equal to knee brace during recovery from anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction

The impact of cruciate ligament rupture on osteoarthritis of the knee

The impact of cruciate ligament rupture on osteoarthritis of the knee

Why women are more susceptible to anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries

Why women are more susceptible to anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries

Study underscores the need for improved prevention and treatment of torn knee ligaments among young female athletes

Study underscores the need for improved prevention and treatment of torn knee ligaments among young female athletes

Basketball and cycling rank highest in U.S. recreational injuries

Basketball and cycling rank highest in U.S. recreational injuries

Surgeons suggests that the development of osteoarthritis in the knee following an injury may be both predictable and preventable

Surgeons suggests that the development of osteoarthritis in the knee following an injury may be both predictable and preventable