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Knee osteoarthritis treatment

Nov
21
2014

Prolotherapy Knee Osteoarthritis Research

Research into the use of  Prolotherapy injections for knee osteoarthritis Numerous studies have been published to show the effectiveness of Prolotherapy in various knee disorders including Caring Medical research on  Prolotherapy’s effectiveness in regenerating knee cartilage. In research appearing in the Journal of Alternative…

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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
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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Dec
04
2012

Statins for Osteoarthritis Knee Pain? Really?

Recent research suggests that cholesterol-lowering drugs may help knee osteoarthritis. Do we recommend the use of statins for knee pain? NO! We do not feel that we need to make an argument for the non-usage of statin in knee pain,…

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Dec
02
2012

A New Drug for Knee Osteoarthritis?

A recent article in Medscape reviewed a study released on the use of the pharmaceutical strontium ranelate for patients with knee osteoarthritis. In this study, 1,863 knee osteoarthritis patients were treated with either 1g/day, 2g/day or a placebo for three…

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Nov
26
2012

Ligament Injury’s Effect of Cartilage Breakdown

The importance of treating ligament injury cannot be overstated. Musculoskeletal pain and instability is often rooted in ligament injury. Left untreated, or mistreated in many cases, ligament damage leads to further pain and injury. As stated in a previous article,…

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Jan
01
2010

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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