Osteoarthritis

What is Osteoarthritis?

Osteoarthritis is a generative joint disease that involves the degradation of joints, articular cartilage and subchondral bone, as a result of mechanical stress on the area.

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NSF CAREER award supports research into biomaterial that promotes osteochondral tissue regeneration

NSF CAREER award supports research into biomaterial that promotes osteochondral tissue regeneration

Playing tennis could help prevent musculoskeletal conditions

Playing tennis could help prevent musculoskeletal conditions

Collaboration reveals promising therapeutic strategy for osteoarthritis

Collaboration reveals promising therapeutic strategy for osteoarthritis

Powerful combination of experimental drugs reverses osteoarthritis in rats

Powerful combination of experimental drugs reverses osteoarthritis in rats

Liver mesenchymal stromal cells could be a better option for many therapeutic applications

Liver mesenchymal stromal cells could be a better option for many therapeutic applications

Study uncovers anticancer potential of many non-oncology drugs

Study uncovers anticancer potential of many non-oncology drugs

New uses for old medicines

New uses for old medicines

Delaying Knee Surgery has a Detrimental Impact on Health, a New Study Finds

Delaying Knee Surgery has a Detrimental Impact on Health, a New Study Finds

Updated guideline for management of osteoarthritis of the hand, hip and knee released

Updated guideline for management of osteoarthritis of the hand, hip and knee released

A new non-surgical approach to lose weight

A new non-surgical approach to lose weight

Almost one in two Americans will be obese by 2030

Almost one in two Americans will be obese by 2030

An innovative treatment for joint pain

An innovative treatment for joint pain

Pilot study shows strong results for genicular artery embolization to treat OA-related knee pain

Pilot study shows strong results for genicular artery embolization to treat OA-related knee pain

Study: Claim lines for Lyme disease have increased 117% from 2007 to 2018

Study: Claim lines for Lyme disease have increased 117% from 2007 to 2018

AMSSM announces recipients of $300,000 research grant for OA treatment

AMSSM announces recipients of $300,000 research grant for OA treatment

Research lays foundation for patient-specific 3D-printed meniscus

Research lays foundation for patient-specific 3D-printed meniscus

Obese teenagers at risk for brain damage, suggests new study

Obese teenagers at risk for brain damage, suggests new study

Research opens the door to better understanding of osteoarthritis

Research opens the door to better understanding of osteoarthritis

Study compares unicompartmental knee arthroplasty and total knee arthroplasty

Study compares unicompartmental knee arthroplasty and total knee arthroplasty

Study: 34% of high schools in the U.S. do not have access to athletic trainer services

Study: 34% of high schools in the U.S. do not have access to athletic trainer services