orthopedicslast update: 08/07/07

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  • Dupuytren's Disease: Diagnosis and Treatment***** new!!!

  • Herniated Lumbar Disk- Clinical Evidence Concise *****

  • A Clinical Approach to Diagnosing Wrist Pain *****

  • Intra-articular Corticosteroid for Treating Osteoarthritis of the Knee - Cochrane for Clinicians *****

  • Common Overuse Tendon Problems: A Review and Recommendations for Treatment

  • Weight loss for knee arthritis *****

  • Health Issues for Surfers *****

  • Iliotibial Band Syndrome: A Common Source of Knee Pain *****

  • Topical NSAIDs for OA: update *****

  • Physiotherapy for neck and back pain *****

  • Acute Shoulder Injuries *****

  • The orthopaedic approach to managing osteoarthritis of the knee *****

  • Nonsurgical treatment is effective for carpal tunnel syndrome *****

  • Diagnosis and Management of Scaphoid Fractures *****

  • Steroid injections for OA knee *****

  • Hyaluronic acid injections for OA knee - Systematic reviews *****

  • Diagnosing Heel Pain in Adults *****

  • How good is a joint replacement? *****

  • Spondyloarthropathies *****

  • Hand and Wrist Injuries: Emergent Evaluation *****

  • Hand and Wrist Injuries: Nonemergent Evaluation *****

  • Pain in the hip and knee *****

  • What is the best treatment for Osgood-Schlatter disease? *****

  • Medical management of osteoarthritis of the knee and hip joints *****

  • Hyaluronic acid injections for knee osteoarthritis *****

  • Intra-articular steroid injections for painful knees *****

  • Management of chronic low back pain *****

  • Keyboard discomfort - Arm and neck pain *****

  • Glucosamine and Chondroitin for Osteoarthritis *****

  • Evidence-based guidelines for fixing broken hips: an update *****

  • "Failed back surgery syndrome" ****

  • Common Stress Fractures *****

  • Evaluation of Patients Presenting with Knee Pain: Part II. Differential Diagnosis *****

  • Evaluation of Patients Presenting with Knee Pain: Part I. History, Physical Examination, Radiographs, and Laboratory Tests *****

  • Tennis elbow - Clinical Evidence *****

  • Diagnostic properties of nerve conduction tests in population-based carpal tunnel syndrome ****

  • Management of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome ****

  • C-Reactive Protein and Erythrocyte Sedimentation Rate in Orthopaedics ****

  • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Injection of the Hip and Knee ****

  • Corticosteroid Injection for Treatment of de Quervain's Tenosynovitis: A Pooled Quantitative Literature Evaluation *****

  • Common Musculoskeletal Problems of the Lower Extremities *****

  • Intra-articular hyaluronic acid injections *****

  • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Injection of the Shoulder Region *****

  • Massage treatment for back pain *****

  • Arthroscopic surgery was not effective for relieving pain or improving function in osteoarthritis of the knee *****

  • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Injection of the Wrist and Hand Region ****

  • An Active and Cost-Conserving Approach to the Management of Low Back Pain (acrobat reader) ****

  • Benefit of exercise in Fibromyalgia (acrobat reader) ****

  • Arthroscopy is not effective for the treatment of osteoarthritis *****

  • Hip replacement: needs and risks *****

  • Ruptured Achilles tendons *****

  • Low molecular weight heparin after leg injury *****

  • Splinting vs Surgery in the Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome *****

  • Surgery for arthritic knees *****

  • Percutaneous Vertebroplasty: New Treatment for Vertebral Compression Fractures *****

  • Suturing versus conservative management of lacerations of the hand - RCT *****

  • Joint and Soft Tissue Injection ****

  • A Controlled Trial of Arthroscopic Surgery for Osteoarthritis of the Knee *****

  • Ingrown Toenail Removal****

  • Fracture of the Proximal Femur **** (acrobat reader)

  • Musculoskeletal pain in adolescents ****

  • Common Conditions of the Achilles Tendon *****

  • Diagnosis and Treatment of Heel Pain - Practice Guidelines *****

  • How effective are exercise and physical therapy for chronic low back pain? ****

  • Management of common stress fractures ****

  • Osteoarthritis: Diagnosis and Therapeutic Considerations *****

  • What is the most effective treatment for acute low back pain? *****

  • The Effect of Antidepressant Treatment on Chronic Back Pain *****

  • Botulinum Toxin for Relief of Chronic Low Back Pain *****

  • Surgery was more effective than orthosis for hallux valgus *****

  • Transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation is not effective for chronic low-back pain - Review *****

  • The Accuracy of Physical Diagnostic Tests for Assessing Meniscal Lesions of the Knee A Meta-Analysis *****

  • Groin Injuries in Athletes *****

  • Are NSAIDs more effective than acetaminophen in patients with osteoarthritis? *****

  • Artificial limbs - Clinical review ****

  • Evaluation and Treatment of the Patient with Osteoarthritis - Applied Evidence *****

  • Recognizing Spinal Cord Emergencies ****

  • What is the best treatment for patients with symptomatic mild-to-moderate hallux valgus (bunions)? ****

  • Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: Review and Current Concepts ****

  • Diagnosis and Management of Osteomyelitis ****

  • Fingertip Injuries ****

  • Glucosamine sulfate and joint structure changes in osteoarthritis *****

  • Hip fracture - Clinical Evidence *****

  • Site-specific techniques of joint injection *****

  • Does a hip protector reduce the risk of hip fracture in frail elderly patients? *****

  • Glucosamine and Chondroitin in Osteoarthritis *****

  • Basics of joint injection ****

  • Treatment of Plantar Fasciitis ****

  • Which patients with blunt trauma do not require cervical spine x-rays? *****

  • Management of Ankle Sprains ****

  • Office diagnosis of carpal tunnel syndrome Therapy *****

  • Review: Glucosamine and chondroitin improve outcomes in osteoarthritis, but the magnitude of effect is unclear *****

  • Cervical Spondylotic Myelopathy: A Common Cause of Spinal Cord Dysfunction in Older Persons ****

  • High-pressure injection injury of the hand ****

  • Intra-articular Hyaluronic Acid Injections for Knee Osteoarthritis ****

  • Osteoporosis prevention, detection, and treatment ****

  • Does This Patient Have Carpal Tunnel Syndrome? *****

  • The Painful Shoulder: Part II. Acute and Chronic Disorders *****

  • The Painful Shoulder: Part I. Clinical Evaluation ****

  • Varicose veins- Clinical review ****

  • A Comparison of Rofecoxib and NSAIDs: Adverse Effects ****

  • Acute Knee Effusions: A Systematic Approach to Diagnosis ****

  • Injectable steroids effective for carpal tunnel syndrome *****

  • Diagnosis and Management of Acute Low Back Pain ****

  • Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip Practice Guideline: Technical Report****

  • Osteoarthritis: Current Concepts in Diagnosis and Management ****

  • Evaluation of the Acutely Limping Child ****

  • Evaluation of Overuse Elbow Injuries ****

  • Identifying structural hip and knee problems ****

  • Knee Braces: Current Evidence and Clinical Recommendations for Their Use ****

  • The painful shoulder ****

  • Managing an elderly patient with a fractured femur - EBM ****

  • A structured approach to low back pain ****

  • Acute Knee Injuries: Use of Decision Rules for Selective Radiograph Ordering ****

  • Getting control of osteoarthritis pain - Update *****

  • Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome: A Review and Guidelines for Treatment *****

  • Anterior Hip Pain *****

  • Primary total hip replacement surgery: a systematic review of outcomes and modelling of cost-effectiveness *****

  • Risk factors for hip fracture in women ****

  • Does bed rest improve any of the important outcomes of sciatica? ****

  • Sciatica: which intervention? ****

  • Screening for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip ****

  • A meta-analysis of the treatment of intermittent claudication *****

  • Improving outcomes in osteoarthritis ****

  • Flexible Flat Feet in Children: A Real Problem? ****

  • Successful methods of treating leg ulcers *****

  • Shoulder Instability in Young Athletes ****

  • Osteoarthritis: time to shift the paradigm ****

  • Fractures of the Proximal Fifth Metatarsal *****

  • How best to fix a broken hip - Review of the literature *****

  • Adhesive Capsulitis: A Sticky Issue ****

  • Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin in Preventing and Treating DVT *****

  • Clinical Evaluation and Treatment Options for Herniated Lumbar Disc *****

  • Snowboarding Injuries ****

  • The Medical Consultant's Role in Caring for Patients with Hip Fracture ****

  • Fractures of the thoracolumbar spine ****

  • When to use bone scintigraphy ****

  • Recommendations for care of hip fracture: Review ****

  • Chiropractic for low back pain, We don't know whether it does more good than harm****

  • Upper Extremity Bursitis****

  • Lisfranc Injury of the Foot: A Commonly Missed Diagnosis****

  • Outcome after hip fracture ****

  • Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (tips in orthopedics) ****

  • Lumbar Spine Stenosis: A Common Cause of Back and Leg Pain (tips in orthopedics) ****

  • Ottawa knee rule (tips in orthopedics) ****

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