A fracture of the long bone that connects the little finger to the wrist may be called a boxers fracture.
It is important to keep your muscles active year round.
Trigger finger is a condition that limits finger movement by locking before popping out straight.
With the New Year here, many people are looking to get healthier with resolutions to become more active.
We’re days away from ushering in a new year, and as most, we’re planning on celebrating with our friends and family on New Year’s Eve.
The debate on whether dance is a sport can be controversial, but one thing that is indisputable is that injuries occur while dancing.
Osteoporosis affects 10 million Americans.
Hip Surgery May Be Okay for Patients Over 80
There are many tools that orthopedic doctors use to diagnose and analyze a patient’s needs. One of those tools is known as electrodiagnostic testing, which includes electromyography (EMG) as well as nerve conduction studies (NCS). These tools have many benefits, but how accurate are they?
Patients who have joint replacement surgery can be at risk for developing infections around the implanted joint. That is why it is critical to avoid situations that may put you at risk, such as invasive dental work.
Once a strain of bacteria has affected your joint replacement implants, it cannot be easily removed. For this reason, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) suggests the following tips to keep in mind after a total joint replacement: