Arthritis

What I Wish I’d Known About My Knees

New York Times – Many of the procedures people undergo to counter chronic knee pain in the hopes of avoiding a knee replacement have limited or no evidence to support them. Some enrich the pockets of medical practitioners while rarely benefiting patients for more than a few months. […]

Arthritis

Should You Go Home After a Hip or Knee Replacement?

Next Avenue – When Karen Lootens Chantry had her arthritic right hip replaced five years ago, at 67, she heeded her surgeon’s advice to recuperate at a well-regarded rehabilitation center. But rehab didn’t go so smoothly, recalls the clinical psychologist, who is now 72 and still practicing. […]

3D Printing

FMI Releases New Report on the Personalized Orthopaedic Implant Market 2017-2027

LANews.org – Orthopaedics implant is a medical device used for the replacement of missing joints, bones and or to support a damaged bones. The orthopaedics implants are mainly manufactured using biomaterials and coated by plastic. The personalized orthopaedics implants are known as custom made implants as the implants market is getting more personal and advanced with the increasing demand of patient specific implants. […]