Asymptomatic Osseous Loose Body in the Cervical Spine
- Arthritis - An Overview. Flandry, Fred // Hughston Health Alert;Summer2008, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p2
The article presents a reprint of the article "Arthritis - An Overview" in the Summer 1992 issue of "Hughston Health Alert," Volume 4, Number 3. An overview of arthritis including its symptoms and treatment is presented. It notes that arthritis affects people in different ways, depending on its...
- Evaluation of knee proprioception and effects of proprioception exercise in patients with benign joint hypermobility syndrome. Sahin, Nilay; Baskent, Akin; Cakmak, Aysegul; Salli, Ali; Ugurlu, Hatice; Berker, Ender // Rheumatology International;Aug2008, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p995
The first aim is to show if there is a disorder in proprioception in cases with benign joint hypermobility syndrome (BJHS) when compared to healthy subjects. The second aim is to evaluate the effect of proprioception exercise in BJHS cases. To evaluate the proprioceptive sensibility of the knee...
- SierraSil. Williams, Clement // Total Health;Jun/Jul2004, Vol. 26 Issue 3, p29
Features SierraSil, a mineral supplement that promotes joint mobility, flexibility and active lifestyles for people with arthritis. Definition of arthritis; Features of SierraSil; Disadvantages of conventional therapy.
- Getting By Without Drugs. Howard, Paul // Arthritis Today;May/Jun2003, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p52
Describes the components of a comprehensive treatment plan to ease the symptoms of osteoarthritis of the knee, and possibly delay or retard its progression. Diet; Supplements; Exercise; Splints and braces.
- Chapter 8: Promising trends in diagnosis and treatment. Hunder, Gene // Mayo Clinic Straight Talk on Arthritis;2006, p197
Chapter 8 of the book "Mayo Clinic Straight Talk on Arthritis" is presented. It presents an overview of new trends and techniques in the fight against arthritis. It explains that researchers have a clearer picture of what triggers the disease's signs and symptoms and what causes it to continue....
- Arthritis. Minnock, Patricia; Carolan, Martina // World of Irish Nursing;Mar2004, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p35
Provides information on arthritis, a generic term that describes the inflammatory or degenerative diseases of one or more joints. Forms of arthritis; Symptoms of the disease; Treatments.
- Can you grow out of childhood arthritis? Duff, Ross // Pulse;8/23/2004, Vol. 64 Issue 34, p44
The article focuses on the affect of arthritis during childhood. Some 70 percent of children will grow out of juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). The term covers several distinct clinical syndromes and the number of joints involved is the most useful classification. Oligoarthritis fewer than...
- Total hip arthroplasty after hip joint ankylosis. Dirk Schäfer; Victor Valderrabano // Journal of Orthopaedic Science;Nov2009, Vol. 14 Issue 6, p727
Abstract BackgroundÂ Â Back pain and knee pain are typical secondary degeneration symptoms after hip ankylosis. Take down of hip ankylosis and implantation of a total hip arthroplasty (THA) is believed to be a promising treatment option. MethodsÂ Â A total of 22 hip ankylosis patients...
- Temporomandibular Joint Ankylosis in a Nigerian Teaching Hospital. Ajike, S. O.; Omisakin, O. O. // West Indian Medical Journal;Mar2011, Vol. 60 Issue 2, p172
Twenty-six patients (12 males and 14 females) between two days and 41 years old with temporomandibular joint ankylosis were retrospectively reviewed. Thirty-three joints were involved; 19 unilateral and six bilateral. The aetiologies were trauma, 69.2%; infection, 15.4%; unknown, 11.5% and...