Rehabilitation of a college baseball pitcher emphasizing proprioception
- Video game surgery. Daily, Laura // Boys' Life;Jun95, Vol. 85 Issue 6, p6
Explains the surgical technique of laparoscopy, which allows surgeons to operate through tiny holes in the body. Explanation of the technique by Dr. James C. Rosser Jr.; How a laparoscope bearing a tiny television camera is inserted into the body and projects the image on a television screen;...
- EFFECT OF SELECTIVE CAPSULORRHAPHY ON THE PASSIVE RANGE OF MOTION OF THE GLENOHUMERAL JOINT. Gerber, C.; Werner, C.M.L.; Macy, J.C.; Jacob, H.A.C.; Nyffeler, R.W.; Ing, Dipl // Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Jan2003, Vol. 85 Issue 1, p48
Background: Capsulorrhaphy of the glenohumeral joint is a common surgical procedure for the treatment of instability caused by increased capsular laxity. The effect of capsulorrhaphy on the range of motion of the shoulder is poorly understood. Methods: We simulated localized capsular...
- A Randomized Trial of Arthroscopic Surgery for Osteoarthritis of the Knee. // New England Journal of Medicine;11/12/2009, Vol. 361 Issue 20, p2004
A correction to the article "A Randomized Trial of Arthroscopic Surgery for Osteoarthritis of the Knee" that was published in the September 11, 2008 issue is presented.
- CT a potential tool in planning osteochondral talar defect arthroscopy. Houck, Kristine; Press, Robert; Rapp, Susan M. // Orthopaedics Today Europe;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p14
The article reports on the results of a study by the group of Christiaan van Bergen that computed tomography (CT) of ankle in full plantar flexion improves preoperative arthroscopic approach for osteochondral talar defects.
- Pointers on knee surgery. Young, Stephanie; Kusek, Kristyn // Glamour;July97, Vol. 95 Issue 7, p33
Offers advice on how to prepare for arthroscopic knee surgery, a common orthopedic procedure to treat persistent knee pain, locking or instability due to a torn cartilage, for example. How the procedure is carried out; What to do before and after surgery.
- Beliefs and Placebos. Anderson, Robert A. // Townsend Letter for Doctors & Patients;Feb/Mar2003, Issue 235/236, p35
Reports on the study examining the effect of arthroscopic surgery in patients with osteoarthritis. Comparative outcome of arthroscopic surgery and placebo surgery; Level of pain in arthroscopic surgery; Intervention of belief in therapeutic outcome.
- Should you be scoped? // Prevention;Aug97, Vol. 49 Issue 8, p82
Discusses arthroscopic surgery. The benefits; The difficulty with rehabilitation afterward; Advice if you are considering the procedure.
- Is arthroscopic surgery for you? DiNubile, Nicholas A. // Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;May94, Vol. 55 Issue 5, p109
Focuses on arthroscopic surgery used in the care of sports and recreational injuries. Effectiveness; Use on the knee, shoulder, elbow, wrist and ankle; Working principle; Procedure.
- Arthroscopic surgery was not effective for relieving pain or improving function in osteoarthritis of the knee. Gillespie, William J. // ACP Journal Club;Mar/Apr2003, Vol. 138 Issue 2, p49
Analyzes the effectiveness of arthroscopic surgery in relieving the pain of patients with osteoarthritis of the knee in Houston, Texas. Information on the patients who participated in the study; Application of arthroscopic lavage and debridement in the study.