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Pregabalin decreases pain after knee replacement surgery

Pregabalin decreases pain after knee replacement surgery

Physiotherapy shows benefits for knee replacement surgery due to osteoarthritis

Physiotherapy shows benefits for knee replacement surgery due to osteoarthritis

New approaches to transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation studied

New approaches to transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation studied

Genetics determine optimal drug dose of warfarin

Genetics determine optimal drug dose of warfarin

Genetic testing can be used to help personalize the therapeutic dosage of warfarin

Genetic testing can be used to help personalize the therapeutic dosage of warfarin

New method to detect infection in prosthetic joints

New method to detect infection in prosthetic joints

Study compares specialty orthopedic and general hospitals

Study compares specialty orthopedic and general hospitals

Poorer people could lose out on elective hospital care

Poorer people could lose out on elective hospital care

NSAIDs can reduce colorectal cancer risk

NSAIDs can reduce colorectal cancer risk

Waiting for joint replacement surgery

Waiting for joint replacement surgery

Study shows pre-op red blood cell levels affect post-op outcomes

Study shows pre-op red blood cell levels affect post-op outcomes

Shoulder arthroplasty to relieve pain has no greater risk of complications than replacement of other major joints

Shoulder arthroplasty to relieve pain has no greater risk of complications than replacement of other major joints

Effective postoperative pain control using continuous peripheral nerve block reduces days of hospitalization

Effective postoperative pain control using continuous peripheral nerve block reduces days of hospitalization

Decoy receptor 3 expressed in rheumatic synovial fibroblasts protects the cells against Fas-induced apoptosis

Decoy receptor 3 expressed in rheumatic synovial fibroblasts protects the cells against Fas-induced apoptosis

New image-guided technology provides perfect alignment in knee arthroplasty

New image-guided technology provides perfect alignment in knee arthroplasty

One in ten Americans endure pain which lasts for a year or more

One in ten Americans endure pain which lasts for a year or more

Black Medicare beneficiaries "fare worse" than white beneficiaries

Black Medicare beneficiaries "fare worse" than white beneficiaries

No operation unless smokers quit

No operation unless smokers quit

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Check out hospital rating before checking in

Alternative to hip replacement

Alternative to hip replacement