Auricular acupuncture for analgesia after arthroscopy
- Acupuncture as analgesia for low back pain, ankle sprain and migraine in emergency departments: Study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. // Trials;2011, Vol. 12 Issue 1, p241
The article discusses a study which was aimed to assess the efficacy of acupuncture for providing effective analgesia to patients suffering from acute low back pain, migraine and ankle sprain at the emergency departments (EDs) of four hospitals in Melbourne, Victoria. The study involved a...
- Reply to Letter to the Editor. Dorr, Lawrence // Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research;May2014, Vol. 472 Issue 5, p1660
A response from the author of the article "Tourniquet use during cementation only during total knee arthroplasty: a randomized trail" in the March 22, 2014 issue is presented.
- Double-blinding acupuncture needle. White, Adrian; Burton, Sharon; Langweiler, Mark; Meinen, Michael // Acupuncture in Medicine;Aug2015, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p335
No abstract available.
- Patients in knee cartilage studies unlike typical patients seen in the clinic. Rapp, Susan M. // Orthopaedics Today Europe;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p17
The article focuses on a review of 10 randomized controlled cartilage repair trials in Norway which suggests that the patients chosen to be enrolled in the trials are not representative of the patients with focal cartilage defects in the knee seen in the clinic.
- The clinical effectiveness of acupuncture for pain relief -- you can be certain of uncertainty. Johnson, Mark I. // Acupuncture in Medicine;Jun2006, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p71
Nowadays the volume of published research is so overwhelming that practitioners are turning to expert groups to interpret and summarise research for them. This paper critically reviews the processes used to establish one-sentence statements about the effectiveness of acupuncture for pain relief....
- Post-tonsillectomy pain (2). White, Adrian; Burton, Sharon; Langweiler, Mark; Meinen, Michael // Acupuncture in Medicine;Aug2015, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p330
No abstract available.
- Traditional acupuncture for people with medically unexplained symptoms: a longitudinal qualitative study of patients' experiences. Rugg, Sue; Patterson, Charlotte; Britten, Nicky; Bridges, Jackie; Griffiths, Peter // British Journal of General Practice;Jun2011, Vol. 61 Issue 587, p385
The article discusses a study that explored the perspectives of patients with medically unexplained physical symptoms (MUPS) on the process and effects of traditional acupuncture. A sample of 20 adult interviewees was drawn from participants in a randomised trial that took place in London,...
- Correction accuracy and collateral laxity in open versus closed wedge high tibial osteotomy. A one-year randomised controlled study. Gaasbeek, Robert; Nicolaas, Loes; Rijnberg, Willard; Loon, Corne; Kampen, Albert // International Orthopaedics;Feb2010, Vol. 34 Issue 2, p201
In a randomised clinical trial in 50 patients with symptomatic osteoarthritis of the medial compartment of the knee, the clinical results of high tibial osteotomy (HTO) according to the open wedge osteotomy (OWO) and closed wedge osteotomy (CWO) were compared. In both groups locked plate...
- No difference in early functional outcomes for mini-midvastus and limited medial parapatellar approaches in navigation-assisted total knee arthroplasty: a prospective randomized clinical trial. Dae-Hee Lee; Jungsoon Choi; Kyung-Wook Nha; Ho-Joong Kim; Seung-Beom Han // Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy;Jan2011, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p66
Patients desire less pain and faster recovery of range of knee motion after total knee arthroplasty (TKA). While minimal invasive surgery (MIS) TKA appears to meet these needs, concerns exist regarding component malpositioning. Navigation systems can reduce the incidence of component...