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Eye Fluctuations, Current Stimulation, New Gene Therapy, and More in the Vision News Source

The latest research and feature news on vision in the Vision News Source

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arthroscopic knee surgery, Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair , arthroscopic shoulder surgery, Arthroscopic Surgery, arthroscopic hip surgery, osteoarthitis, osteoarthritic knee pain, Osteoarthritis Research, Sport Injury, Sport Injuries, sports medicince, sports medicine doctors, sports medicine physician, sports medicine specialist, sports medicine orth

Patients’ Own Fat Tissue Can Help Treat Joint Problems

A new device gently suctions, processes and uses a patient’s own fat tissue to provide a potential source of stem cells and growth factors to promote healing.

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Taping, Kinesio tape, Orthopaedic Injuries, Sports Injuries, Physical Therapy

Kinesio Tape Sticking as a Treatment for Athletes and Others

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Kinesio tape first gained widespread public attention when it was spotted on athletes during the 2008 Beijing Olympics, but it has been around since the 1970s.

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10th Annual American Fitness Index Reveals Minneapolis-St. Paul as the Newest “Fit City”

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The twin cities of Minneapolis-St. Paul edged Washington, D.C. in the 10th annual American Fitness Index (AFI) released by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and the Anthem Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Anthem, Inc.

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Harvard Report Compares NFL’s Health Policies and Practices to Those of Other Professional Sports Leagues

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While the NFL’s player health policies and practices are robust in some areas, there are opportunities for improvement in others, according to the findings of a newly released report by researchers at The Petrie-Flom Center at Harvard Law School.

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Innovative Study Will Translate Objective Diagnostic Measures for Sports-Related Concussion Across the Lab, Clinic and Field

How can physicians and engineers help design athletic equipment and diagnostic tools to better protect teenaged athletes from concussions? A unique group of researchers with neuroscience, bioengineering and clinical expertise are teaming up to translate preclinical research and human studies into better diagnostic tools for the clinic and the sidelines—as well as creating the foundation for better headgear and other protective equipment.

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Innovative Approach to Carpal Tunnel Release Explored during AMSSM Annual Meeting

San Diego, CA – Marko Bodor, MD, delivered a Keynote speech discussing up-and-coming treatments of carpal tunnel syndrome at the 26th Annual Meeting of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine on Thursday, May 11, in San Diego, CA.

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Innovative Approach to Carpal Tunnel Release Explored during AMSSM Annual Meeting

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SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Katherine L. Dec, MD, was installed today, May 11, 2017 as President of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) during its 26th Annual Meeting at the Manchester Grand Hyatt in San Diego, Calif. Dr. Dec is a Sports Medicine Physician and Professor, Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Professor, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Va. She is board-certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation and sports medicine.

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Study Finds Athletes with ADHD More Likely to Choose Team Sports, Could Increase Injury Risk

A new study from The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center finds athletes with attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) are more likely to compete in team contact sports than individual sports, which could increase their risk of injury.

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Sports Performance in the Youngest Athlete: What Is Actually Effective? Optimization of Long Term Athletic Development in Children and Adolescents

San Diego, CA – Gregory Myer, PhD presented on the topic of “Sports Performance in the Youngest Athlete: What is Actually Effective? Optimization of Long Term Athletic Development in Children and Adolescents” on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the 26th Annual Meeting of the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine in San Diego, CA.







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