Arthritis & Rheumatism

July 12, 2021
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The 3D technology that could revolutionize the treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee

Osteoarthritis of the knee is not only associated with aging. It can also be caused by different stresses on the cartilage, such as a knee injury […]
March 23, 2021
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Total knee replacement cost effective for patients with osteoarthritis and extreme obesity

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Total knee replacement (TKR) surgery is cost-effective in patients with severe obesity (BMI of 40Kg/m2 or greater) and end-stage osteoarthritis. Typically, surgeons […]
December 18, 2020
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Developing new classification criteria for improving antiphospholipid syndrome research

Credit: CC0 Public Domain An international team of more than 80 collaborators led by Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) investigators is developing new classification criteria for […]
November 7, 2020
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New juvenile idiopathic arthritis guideline emphasizes disease-modifying treatments

Credit: CC0 Public Domain The American College of Rheumatology (ACR) will preview the 2021 Guideline for the Treatment of Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis at ACR Convergence, the […]
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