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Guidelines for making neutering decision

Guidelines for making neutering decision

GlobalData: Nearly 83.5% of orthopedic procedures estimated to be delayed in the U.S.

GlobalData: Nearly 83.5% of orthopedic procedures estimated to be delayed in the U.S.

Adding eccentric exercises could improve outcomes for people with ACL injuries

Adding eccentric exercises could improve outcomes for people with ACL injuries

Researchers develop synthetic scaffolds for tendon and ligament regeneration

Researchers develop synthetic scaffolds for tendon and ligament regeneration

Clinical trial to evaluate effectiveness of biologic augmentation in ACL reconstruction surgery

Clinical trial to evaluate effectiveness of biologic augmentation in ACL reconstruction surgery

Study identifies factor essential for tendon growth

Study identifies factor essential for tendon growth

Repetitive knee stress and lack of rest can be major causes of ACL failure

Repetitive knee stress and lack of rest can be major causes of ACL failure

Young athletes who fail to score 90% on fitness tests have higher risk of second knee injury

Young athletes who fail to score 90% on fitness tests have higher risk of second knee injury

Addition of lateral extra-articular tenodesis to hamstring autograft reduces graft failure

Addition of lateral extra-articular tenodesis to hamstring autograft reduces graft failure

Researchers investigate whether platelet-rich plasma therapy can reduce risk of meniscus repair

Researchers investigate whether platelet-rich plasma therapy can reduce risk of meniscus repair

Mini MRI device could help diagnose knee injuries more quickly and accurately

Mini MRI device could help diagnose knee injuries more quickly and accurately

Study explores augmented ACL reconstruction procedure

Study explores augmented ACL reconstruction procedure

Young players may need one-year rehab time after knee surgery

Young players may need one-year rehab time after knee surgery

Additional surgical procedure may reduce risk of ACL re-injury in young athletes

Additional surgical procedure may reduce risk of ACL re-injury in young athletes

Oral contraceptives may reduce risk of ACL tears in women

Oral contraceptives may reduce risk of ACL tears in women

BFR therapy as part of rehabilitation following ACL surgery may slow bone loss

BFR therapy as part of rehabilitation following ACL surgery may slow bone loss

NUS researchers make muscle recovery easier for patients with ingenious medical device

NUS researchers make muscle recovery easier for patients with ingenious medical device

Cleveland Clinic awarded $6 million NIH grant to study techniques used for ACL reconstruction

Cleveland Clinic awarded $6 million NIH grant to study techniques used for ACL reconstruction

Preventing ACL injuries in high school athletes

Preventing ACL injuries in high school athletes

CPM for knee or shoulder surgery patients: Benefit applies only to two therapeutic indications

CPM for knee or shoulder surgery patients: Benefit applies only to two therapeutic indications