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Topographic Matching of Osteochondral Allograft Transplantation using Lateral Femoral Condyle for the Treatment of Medial Femoral Condyle Lesions: A Computer Simulated model Study

The purpose of this study was to determine whether lateral femoral condyle (LFC) osteochondral allografts (OCAs) would have a similar articular cartilage contour and resulting subchondral bone contour when compared with medial femoral condyle (MFC) allografts for the treatment of MFC chondral defects. Methods In this controlled laboratory study, human femoral hemi-condyles (10 MFCs and […]

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The Novartis LNA043 Knee Cartilage Study

Clinical research studies, or clinical trials, uncover new treatments and establish new ways to improve health care. Before you choose to participate in a trial, knowing the risks and benefi ts can help you make an informed decision. A process known as “informed consent” explains the details you need to know to make that decision […]

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Frozen Shoulder: symptoms you should know

Pain and stiffness can worsen over time until your shoulder feels frozen in one position. Here is how to get things moving again. Source: The Daily Star Read More

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Following pitch count guidelines may help young baseball players prevent injuries

Young pitchers who exceed pitch count limits are more prone to elbow injuries. Season statistics of players were compared relative to pitch count limits. Source: Science Daily Read More

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What you need to know about shoulder pain – and shoulder surgery

The part of the body we call the shoulder consists of several joints that work with tendons and muscles to allow the arm to move in many directions. We can bowl a perfect game or reach the top shelf thanks to this system of joints, muscles and tendons. However, it is possible to overextend the […]

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