• Fluid in the knee holds clues for why osteoarthritis is more common in females

    Researchers have more evidence that males and females are different, this time in the fluid that helps protect the cartilage in their knee joints.

    Read More

  • Quadriceps exercise relieves pain in knee osteoarthritis

    A quadriceps isometric contraction exercise method is effective for relieving pain in knee osteoarthritis (OA), according to a study published online May 25 in the International Journal of Rheumatic Diseases.

    Read More

  • Childhood obesity a major link to hip diseases

    A strong link between childhood obesity and hip diseases in childhood has been revealed by a new research study.

    Read More

  • Vitamin B6 linked to increased risk of hip fracture

    Vitamin B6, but not vitamin B12, is associated with increased risk of hip fracture during extended follow-up, according to a study published online June 2 in the Journal of Bone and Mineral Research.


    Maria Garcia Lopez, M.D., from the University Hospital in Oslo, Norway, and colleagues conducted a secondary analysis of combined data from two large randomized controlled trials to examine the effect of an intervention with B-vitamins on the risk of hip fracture. The intervention consisted of a daily capsule of folic acid plus vitamin B12 and vitamin B6, folic acid plus vitamin B12, folic acid plus vitamin B6, or placebo.

    Read More

  • Understanding hip instability helps orthopedists perform revision THA

    When it comes to recurrent dislocation of the hip after total hip arthroplasty, surgeons will find it helpful to identify the primary cause of the patient’s instability and correct the problem at the time of revision surgery.

    Read More

FirstPrevious | Pages 3 4 5 6 7 [8] 9 10 11 of 11 | Next | Last

Dr. Paul Jacob
Oklahoma Joint
Reconstruction Institute

9800 Broadway Ext.
Suite 201
Oklahoma City, OK 73114

Dr. Gerardo Myrin
Oklahoma Joint
Reconstruction Institute

3115 SW 89th Street
Oklahoma City,
OK 73159