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The Evidence Base for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine

The levels of evidence to support the fields of orthopedics and sports medicine may be lacking. This editorial discusses.  
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over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 207 Answer

The chest x-ray shows major neck vessels that are outlined by air, producing the tubular artery sign. This is suggestive of pneumomediastinum.  
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over 3 years ago
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Francisco Gento - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Gento began his career at Racing Santander in 1952 and moved to Real Madrid the following season. He appeared in a joint record eight European Cup finals, winning a record six, as well as winning 12 La Liga titles.  
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over 3 years ago
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Experimental Collar Minimizes Effects of Concussion

The collar compresses the jugular vein, increasing blood volume in the cranium and reducing the brain slosh that occurs during traumatic brain injury in contact-sport athletes, new research shows.  
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over 3 years ago
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Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) causes numbness and pain in the hands and arms. Certain sports and types of jobs can make it worse. Learn how CTS develops and w...  
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over 3 years ago
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UMEM Educational Pearls - University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine

Pick a category... Airway Management Cardiology Critical Care Critical Care Literature Update Dermatology Endocrine ENT Financial & Investing Gastrointestional Geriatrics Hematology/Oncology Infectious Disease International EM Med-Legal Medical Education Misc Neurology Obstetrics & Gynecology Ophthamology Orthopedics Pediatrics Pharmacology & Therapeutics Procedures Pulmonary Toxicology Trauma Urology Vascular Visual Diagnosis $('#pearl_categories').change(function(){ window.location = "/educational_pearls/search/?category=" + $(this).val() });  
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over 3 years ago
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RA: Creatine Increased Muscle Mass, Not Strength

Patients with RA gained lean muscle mass but not strength or improved physical function in trial of creatine supplementation, showing creatine is not a substitute for resistance training.  
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over 3 years ago
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Rotator Cuff Repair in the Elderly: Is It Worthwhile?

Find out when to consider surgical treatment for rotator cuff tears in the elderly -- and when conservative management might be the better option.  
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over 3 years ago
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Imaging Case of the Week 208 Answer

On the frontal chest x-ray, the button battery is seen as a double ring (halo), whereas on the lateral chest x-ray, it has a step off. However, it may be difficult to differentiate between a coin and button battery on x-ray.  
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over 3 years ago
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René Laennec - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

René-Théophile-Hyacinthe Laennec[1] (French: [laɛnɛk]; 17 February 1781 – 13 August 1826) was a French physician. He invented the stethoscope in 1819, while working at the Hôpital Necker, and pioneered its use in diagnosing various chest conditions.  
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over 3 years ago
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Musculoskeletal Examination - Spine, Hip, Knee, Ankle and Foot

Video of Examination of Lower extremity and the back  
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over 3 years ago
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GONIOMETRY VIDEOS - YouTube

Welcome to the F.A. Davis goniometry videos  
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about 3 years ago
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Bone Sarcoma

A sarcoma is a rare cancerous tumor or mass of abnormal tissue originating from either the soft tissues or the bones. Tumors may be benign or malignant. Beni...  
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about 3 years ago
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Metastatic Bone Disease

Metastatic bone disease is a secondary cancer that has spread or metastasized to the bone from the other cancerous organs. The cancers that metastasize to bo...  
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about 3 years ago
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Musculoskeletal Tumors

A tumor is an abnormal tissue mass that forms when the cells in our body start dividing uncontrollably or do not die when they are supposed to. Musculoskelet...  
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about 3 years ago
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Tenex Fast : A New Tennis Elbow Treatment

Tennis elbow or lateral epicondylitis is an overuse injury that causes inflammation of the tendons on the outside (lateral) side of the upper arm near the el...  
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about 3 years ago
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Polydactyly

 
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about 3 years ago
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Osteoporosis

Osteoporosis, often called the silent disease, is a bone disease characterized by decrease in bone mass and density resulting in brittle, fragile bones that ...  
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about 3 years ago