Dislocation of the Interphalangeal Joint of the Great Toe: Is Percutaneous Reduction of an Incarcerated Sesamoid an Option?
- Dislocation of the Interphalangeal Joint of the Great Toe: Is Percutaneous Reduction of an Incarcerated Sesamoid an Option? Cohn Yi-Loong Woon // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;3/16/2011 Supplement, Vol. 93-A, p109
The article presents a case study of an 18-year-old male student whose great toe was hyperextended after he fell and land onto his left foot. The closed reduction performed was unsuccessful so percutaneous reduction was done on his incarcerated sesamoid. The patient reported a mild joint...
- Juice up your joints. Henry, Sara J.; Rao, Linda // Prevention;May94, Vol. 46 Issue 5, p82
Provides information on preventing and dealing with pain, stiffness and other discomforts in joints. Why joints become painful; Rejuvenating the joints; Exercises to develop optimum flexibility and head off problems of overuse. INSETS: Take the click out of this joint (temporomandibular...
- Managing AC joint injuries. Pappas, Arthur M.; Rubin, Aaron // Physician & Sportsmedicine;Jun98, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p36
Focuses on acromioclavicular (AC) joint injuries, while discussing injury mechanisms and classification. Evaluation and treatment of the six types of acute injuries, chronic dislocations and sprains, and associated coracoid fractures; Classification of acute AC joint injuries; Identification of...
- Ask Dr. Carolyn Dean... Dean, Carolyn // Health News & Review;Summer95, p4
Presents an excerpt from the book `Dr. Carolyn Dean's Complementary Natural Prescriptions For Common Ailments,' by Carolyn Dean, about alternative treatment for joint pain. Diagnosis of arthritis; Allergies as a cause of joint symptoms.
- The way to wrap. Wolverton, Brad; Fiske, Susan Festa // Tennis;Dec97, Vol. 33 Issue 8, p18
Introduces the instant ice pack called Wrapz which is ideal for healing injured joints mostly experienced by athletes. Reusability as either a cold or hot pack.
- Zap away pain. // Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Apr97, Vol. 58 Issue 4, p30
Announces the availability of the Mini Doctor, a device that relieves minor muscle and joint pain using minuscule jolts of electricity. Usage; Contact information.
- First-Aid Clinic. Gidman, Jenn; Baione, Patricia // Boating;Jul2003, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p32
Offers remedies for common onboard complaints. Treatment for a sprained ankle.
- Whatever became of... // Arthritis Today;Mar/Apr97, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p14
Presents updates on cartilage study for joint damage repair caused by osteoarthritis, published in the May-June 1987 issue of `Arthritis Today' periodical. Research on the isolation of an enzyme called aggrecanase, responsible for breaking down cartilage component proteoglycan; Focus on the...
- Pain killer. Anderson, Dale L. // Shape;Jun96, Vol. 15 Issue 10, p142
Focuses on the Fold and Hold method, discovered by Lawrence H. Jones, osteopath, used to relieve muscle and joint pain. How the technique works; Body postures used; Impact on pain from spasms; Effects of the technique on specific areas of the body. INSETS: Exercises to improve posture.;Tennis...