Beaumont awarded grants to study sports-related injury treatment, improve recovery
Two orthopedic organizations have presented Beaumont Health System with prestigious, competitive research grants that could improve patients' recovery from both athletic and non-athletic injuries Two orthopedic organizations have presented Beaumont Health System with prestigious, competitive research grants that could improve patients' recovery ... (more)
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Aperion Biologics, Inc. Granted CE Mark for Z-Lig ACL Replacement Device
The Z-Liga is the first engineered biologic device for treatment of revision and multiligament anterior cruciate ligament knee reconstruction to be granted a CE Mark or to be approved anywhere worldwide.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
On the Absence of Nerlens Noel
The No. 6 overall pick in the 2013 NBA Draft didn't play at all this season. It makes sense why, but it still hurts.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Luck, Wayne back in Indy as offseason work looms
The Colts star quarterback and Pro Bowl receiver both returned to Indianapolis on Friday for charity events, just five days before the Colts hold their first official offseason workouts.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Jon Bon Jovi's Son Has Torn ACL
Jon Bon Jovi's son Jesse Bongiovi plays football for Notre Dame, but the proud father and excited son duo both have to wait for next season for Jesse to enjoy his debut in the cornerback position.
Rye grass is associated with fewer non-contact anterior cruciate ligament injuries than bermuda grass
British Journal of Sports Medicine , Vol. 39, No. 10. , pp. 704-709, doi:10.1136/bjsm.2004.017756 Objective: To assess the contribution of ground variables including grass type to the rate of anterior cruciate ligament injury in the Australian Football League , specifically which factors are primarily responsible for previously observed warm season ... (more)
ACL Tears and Reconstruction
One of the most common and dangerous injuries an athlete can endure is a torn ACL .
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Dash's Bock Out For The Season
The Houston Dash confirmed via their Twitter account late Tuesday afternoon that Brittany Bock suffered a torn ACL from Saturday's match against the Portland Thorns.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Orthopedic surgeons to discuss effects of delaying critical knee surgery at ICJR Middle East 2014
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Notre Dame's Achonwa staying Indiana; picked 9th overall in WNBA Draft
The Indiana Fever selected Achonwa with the 9th overall pick in the WNBA Draft Monday night, despite the fact that the Irish senior will miss the entire 2014 season with a torn ACL.
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Spoiler Alert: OutKast's Coachella performance is making the rounds
If you've implemented the OutKast social media blackout, and don't want to know anything about the show, please stop reading now ... If you missed it, OutKast's April 11 Coachella performance made its way onto YouTube over the weekend.
Orthopedic Surgeons to Discuss Effects of Delaying Critical Knee Surgery at UAE Medical Conference
Anterior cruciate ligament injuries are caused when the knee is straightened beyond its normal limits , twisted, or bent side to side.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Michael Lamb on rack as knee fails again
SHATTERED Holbrook forward Michael Lamb is set to retire after injuring his knee for the second time in 12 months.
Tide's Eddie Jackson suffers knee injury
"Eddie Jackson had an MRI Sunday which confirmed that he had ligament damage in his knee that required surgery," Saban said in a statement released by the university.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
ACL injury for Daniel Rich
The Brisbane Lions' already stuttering season has been dealt a major blow, with the club confirming on its website that key onballer Daniel Rich had ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Report: Alabama cornerback Eddie Jackson has a torn ACL
Alabama sophomore cornerback Eddie Jackson has a torn ACL, ESPN reported a day after he went down in the Saturday scrimmage.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
If you have ever had a torn knee ligament, I need your help.
For about 4 months, I didn't realize that the reason I was having so much trouble walking and standing was from an old ACL injury from 26 years ago.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Achonwa will miss Final Four with knee injury
Notre Dame says forward Natalie Achonwa sustained a knee injury in the regional semifinal against Baylor and won't be able to play for the Fighting Irish in the Final Four.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Gophers football: Linebacker Cody Poock suffers torn ACL
Gophers junior linebacker Cody Poock suffered a torn right anterior cruciate ligament injury during Saturday's practice, according to a person with knowledge of the situation.
Multi-ligament knee injuries common
Every year in the United States, millions of patients visit doctors' offices because of common knee injuries such as fractures, dislocations, sprains and ligament tears.