Accuracy and reliability of knee goniometry methods
The authors assess reliability and minimum significant difference of visual estimation, short and long arm goniometers, a smartphone application and a digital inclinometer. The paper by Hancock et al. can be found at the link below: https://doi.org/10.1007/s00167-019-05720-yRead More
Tapentadol vs oxycodone/naloxone in the management of pain after total hip arthroplasty in the fast track setting: an observational study
The authors aim to describe the efficacy in perioperative management of pain in patients undergoing total hip replacement surgery and treated with tapentadol or oxycodone/naloxone in combination with ketoprofene Read the full study by D’Amato et al at https://doi.org/10.1186/s40634-019-0204-6Read More
Muscle injuries and strategies for improving their repair
This concise review by Laumonier and Menetrey provides a sight about the various phases of muscle repair and regeneration, namely degeneration, inflammation, regeneration, remodeling and maturation. Read the full article at https://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00167-019-05457-8Read More
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