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Blood clots after hip and knee replacements

Blood clots after hip and knee replacements

Clinical practice guidelines for osteoarthritis of the knee

Clinical practice guidelines for osteoarthritis of the knee

Obesity: A musculoskeletal nightmare

Obesity: A musculoskeletal nightmare

After knee replacement exercise is crucial

After knee replacement exercise is crucial

Top hospitals have 27 percent lower mortality: Annual HealthGrades study

Top hospitals have 27 percent lower mortality: Annual HealthGrades study

Health-care providers and patients differ on views of knee replacement

Health-care providers and patients differ on views of knee replacement

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals reports positive results in trial of sublingual Sufentanil NanoTabs in treating post-op pain

AcelRx Pharmaceuticals reports positive results in trial of sublingual Sufentanil NanoTabs in treating post-op pain

New approaches to prevent blood clots

New approaches to prevent blood clots

Smart materials to revolutionise surgical implants

Smart materials to revolutionise surgical implants

Knee replacement business is booming

Knee replacement business is booming

Bayer's new oral anticoagulant Xarelto (Rivaroxaban) gets European licence

Bayer's new oral anticoagulant Xarelto (Rivaroxaban) gets European licence

Employers offering deals for workers who travel domestically for medical care

Employers offering deals for workers who travel domestically for medical care

Asian-Americans, blacks more skeptical of joint replacement surgery than whites, study finds

Asian-Americans, blacks more skeptical of joint replacement surgery than whites, study finds

Knee osteoarthritis a growing problem in U.S.

Knee osteoarthritis a growing problem in U.S.

A new knee or hip has a life of three years

A new knee or hip has a life of three years

New imaging technology provides early diagnosis of osteoarthritis

New imaging technology provides early diagnosis of osteoarthritis

Research indicates no justification for denying obese patients knee replacements

Research indicates no justification for denying obese patients knee replacements

No justification for denying obese patients knee replacement surgery

No justification for denying obese patients knee replacement surgery

Hip or knee replacement surgery may improve osteoarthritis symptoms in older adults

Hip or knee replacement surgery may improve osteoarthritis symptoms in older adults

Less than 1 in 5 patients receive treatment to prevent venous thrombosis after surgery

Less than 1 in 5 patients receive treatment to prevent venous thrombosis after surgery