Tag: knee pain

Are Medicare Beneficiaries With Knee Osteoarthritis Receiving Enough Conservative Care?

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Non-surgical care for knee osteoarthritis is uncommon among older adults, especially in regions of the U.S. where total knee arthroplasty...

IM, IA Steroid Injections Prove Noninferior in Knee OA

Intramuscular injections of glucocorticoids have efficacy similar to that of intra-articular injections in reducing pain in knee osteoarthritis but without the concerns about joint infection...

Veterinarian Helps Perform ‘Unproven’ Human Surgery

Millions Paid to Resolve Multiple Claims Involving “Unproven” Knee Surgery In what’s believed to be one of the largest public payouts in recent years, the...

Real Acupuncture Beat Sham for Osteoarthritis Knee Pain

Electro-acupuncture resulted in significant improvement in pain and function, compared with sham acupuncture, in a randomized trial of more than 400 adults with knee OA....

What Jobs Are Toughest on the Knees?

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter TUESDAY, July 14, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Joint replacements for knee osteoarthritis are becoming more common, and...