Common Cause of Pain With Hip Bursitis
Verywell Health | Hip
Hip bursitis is a common problem that causes pain over the outside of the upper thigh and hip joint. A bursa is a fluid-filled sac that allows smooth motion between two surfaces.
Chondromalacia Patellae Symptoms and Treatment
Verywell Health | Knee
Chondromalacia patellae is a term used to describe the damage or softening of the cartilage on the underside of the kneecap. It is similar to patellofemoral pain syndrome (runner's knee) in which the pain is felt under and around the kneecap. This condition is common among young athletics but may also occur in older adults who have arthritis of the knee.
Internal Impingement Shoulder Injuries Overview
Verywell Health | Shoulder
Internal impingement is a specific type of shoulder injury that is seen primarily in throwing athletes.
Can Shoulder Arthroplasty Become an Opioid-Free Procedure?
ICJR | Journal (Shoulder)
A recently published study outlines an alternative multimodal pain management pathway that eliminates the need for opioids in patients undergoing elective reverse and anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty.
With Total Knee Arthroplasty, Timing Is Everything
ICJR | Journal (Knee)
The surgery can effectively provide pain relief and restore function, but the timeliness of the procedure is critical: Patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA) who keep putting off surgery may end up with so much joint degeneration that they do not experience significant improvement when they finally undergo TKA, while those who have the procedure prematurely may see only minimal benefit.