The results of partial knee replacement have become so good that my patients often ask me, â€śCan I run, can I play sports, can I return to my full range of activities?â€ť Dr. Stone's answer is often â€ś Yes, butâ€¦â€ť. Here is why.
It is hard to stay fit when traveling each week. Between airline food, cramped airplane seats, hotels without gyms and time changes, the home-based fitness glow is dulled. Here are some tips for travel fitness for executives on the go.
Total and partial joint replacement has finally moved out of the hospital! This has been made possible by enhanced computerized surgical planning, the use of human-guided robotic arms, and novel ways of preventing pain.
Hat tricksâ€” three goals in a game, like Carli Lloydâ€™s feat at the Womenâ€™s World Cupâ€”occur because the athlete and the team are in the flow. And success follows success. In surgery, clinical care, work and sports. The question is: Can it be predicted?
Typically routine or common procedures are approached with a greater insight if two people know the patient, are thinking about the related issues, and are together always conceiving of new and better ways to solve these problems.
Stem cell-based therapies, in which the bodyâ€™s own cells are stimulated to contribute to the repair process, are enormously promising in all areas of medicine, including articular cartilage regeneration. Yet our understanding of stem cells continues to evolve.
Cortisone is a therapeutic drug used to fight ailments ranging from asthma to arthritis. It was the athleteâ€™s best friend throughout the 20th century. But in orthopedics, there is a significant downside.
What if rather than being fleeting and spotty, memory was in fact permanent and total. The following article is part of a series where we re-imagine not only medicine and technology but what it means to be human.
We're looking for a Surgical Coordinator to help patients understand, plan & move through the surgical planning, surgery, and rehab with our amazing team for the best surgical outcome and caring experience.Â
Our unique regenerative approach to healing joints and repairing arthritis can get you back to the activities you love, without compromise. Youâ€™ll be fitter, faster and stronger than you have been in years.
The first known experiment using the CRISPR gene editing technique with live human embryos was conducted in China in November 2018. The joy of seeing babies born with potential immunity to the HIV/AIDS virus was, unfortunately, dulled by a chorus of critics. What was not said is that the potential for good is unlimited and that the first real success will launch a thousand ships carrying weapons capable of killing off the diseases of old.
â€śIâ€™m grateful to not be that guy.â€ť How often do you say this to yourself when you see someone with an obvious disability? That same gratitude is what you need to feel when itâ€™s you who are hurt.