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Knee osteoarthritis treatment

Apr
07
2014

Knee and Hip Osteoarthritis in Older Athletes

Hip and Knee osteoarthritis and hip and knee arthroplasty are more commonly found in former male elite athletes than expected. (1) few competitive or recreational long-distance runners suffer severe joint injuries The notion that sports and recreational activities cause an…

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Jun
19
2013

PRP for the Athlete with Knee Osteoarthritis

Research: PRP works for knee osteoarthritis in athletes – for a while Many times a patient will come into a Prolotherapy office with a diagnosis of knee osteoarthritis and a request – “Show me the studies on PRP (Platelet Rich…

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Jun
15
2013

Stem cell treatment for knee osteoarthritis

Use in surgery or injections alone? It is becoming more and more apparent that stem cell injection therapy will be the orthopedic treatment of choice for a new generation of orthopedists. Why the confidence in saying this? Because stem cell therapy is…

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Jun
14
2013

PRP for Early Knee Osteoarthritis

A recent study out of the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York showed promising results for platelet-rich plasma (PRP) use in early knee osteoarthritis.1 22 patients diagnosed with knee osteoarthritis and with arthritis-related pain for 14 months were given…

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Jun
09
2013

Hyaluronic Acid for Knee Osteoarthritis

Hyaluronic Acid for Knee Osteoarthritis Research continues to stack up against this injection treatment (commonly known as Synvisc) for knee pain. A more recent study compiled close to 90 studies on hyaluronic acid.1 The results showed that it is just…

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May
27
2013

Dextrose Prolotherapy Proves Effective in Knee Osteoarthritis Trial

While Ross Hauser, MD and the team at Caring Medical have documented research on Prolotherapy’s effectiveness in regenerating knee cartilage, new research out of the University of Wisconsin, Madison is also proving the success of Prolotherapy in knee osteoarthritis.1 Prolotherapy Provides…

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May
16
2013

The Legacy of Meniscal Surgery Procedures

Failure in one in four knees after five years There are many reasons why doctors who practice Comprehensive Prolotherapy see so many meniscal patients. A recent article published in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery sheds some light into…

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Dec
10
2012

The Current Care Problems of Knee Osteoarthritis

Research continues to prove the efficacy of Prolotherapy in improvement of knee osteoarthritis: “In adults with moderate to severe knee osteoarthritis, dextrose prolotherapy may result in safe, significant, sustained improvement of knee pain, function, and stiffness scores. Randomized multidisciplinary effectiveness…

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