Study: TT-TG distance changes as children age

Study: TT-TG distance changes as children age “As such, we developed a percentile-based growth chart in order to better depict normal [tibial tubercle-trochlear groove] TT-TG distances in the pediatric population. Like many issues in pediatric orthopedics, an age-based approach for directing … Read more on Healio

Gonzales has bumpy return to mound

B0021P0022 Image by Nottingham Vet School Remnant of a rupture achilles tendon in a cat pulled together Gonzales has bumpy return to mound With Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright out for the season after Achilles tendon surgery, the club has been hopeful that Gonzales and/or lefthander Jaime Garcia — who will make his first regular-season appearance […]

Latest Distal Biceps Repair News

Kienböck's disease may progress to fragmentation within 6 months Stéphane Stahl, MD, of the Department of Plastic, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery at Eberhard-Karl University of Tübingen, in Germany, conducted a prospective case series study in which he analyzed the pattern and extent of osteonecrosis with the … Read more on Healio

The Running Doctor: Lacrosse injuries

The Running Doctor: Lacrosse injuries These include biomechanical foot imbalances of abnormal pronation (inward rolling of the feet), or a high-arch foot, cleated or improperly fitting shoes and improper training methods. Treatment consists of X-ray evaluation to make a proper diagnosis … Read more on New Canaan Advertiser Agility, Speed, Balance and Power Start With […]

Celgene, Versant Shake Again, Cut $30M Deal For Toronto Biotech

Celgene, Versant Shake Again, Cut M Deal For Toronto Biotech Northern CEO Stefan Larson, who is also a Versant entrepreneur-in-residence, says Celgene can acquire the whole company when at least one of its drug programs is in “early clinical trials.” He declined to get more specific, but before the acquisition … Read more on Xconomy […]

Opinion: "The doc" is not to blame

Opinion: "The doc" is not to blame Bayern Munich's team doctor Hans-Wilhelm Müller-Wohlfahrt has stepped down after differences with the club. DW's Stefan Nestler believes it reveals a lot about the atmosphere currently at the football club. Manuel Neuer und Müller-Wohlfahrt. The doctor … Read more on Deutsche Welle US and Russian astronauts successfully dock […]

Common exercise injuries and how to prevent them

Common exercise injuries and how to prevent them Exercises that will help you strengthen your shoulders include: Shoulder press, press, deltoid raises, arm circles, shoulder shrugs. ACL injury. What it is: A tear in the anterior cruciate ligament. Normally the result of posterior shearing forces on … Read more on Telegraph.co.uk All you need to […]

An offer Popovich couldn't refuse

An offer Popovich couldn't refuse Tony Parker, who twisted his left ankle and suffered a left quadriceps contusion in Game 1, reported lingering soreness Tuesday but expects to play in Game 2. “(I feel) a little bit better,” Parker said. “A little bit sore.” Passing Kobe: Manu Ginobili … Read more on San Antonio Express-News […]

Joint replacement technology attracts patients in their 50s, 60s

Joint replacement technology attracts patients in their 50s, 60s Total hip replacement has become popular with younger arthritic patients who want to remain active. In a total hip replacement, the surgeon removes the entire head and neck of the femur (bony ball) and replaces it with a metal or ceramic ball on top of … […]