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Shoulder arthrography is a procedure for displaying tendon injury, joint surfaces, and capsular structures.
In order to perform myelogram, doctors inject a radio-opaque dye into your spinal canal after using a local anesthetic and then take X-ray pictures of the dye.
Strenuous exercise should be avoided after an operation. An exercise program should be individualized for each person in order to reduce any post-op complications.
Fracture and its complications are the most common clinical phenomenon for osteoporosis and mostly occur in hip, spine, and wrist. Hip fracture is a very serious disease. About 25% of patients with hip fracture are not able to walk within a year and 40% (or more) of survived patients might have difficulty walking.
The prevention and care of osteoporosis is a common issue people are familiar with; however, most people do not know its danger. The risk factors for osteoporosis include:
The population is Taiwan is aging and issues related to old age start to surface gradually. Osteoporosis is getting more common as well. This article describes the situations of fracture for your understanding. Common fractures causes by osteoporosis include:
So far there is no safe and efficient way to recover bones with osteoporosis to original high quality state. Thus, osteoporosis prevention is extremely important.
Calcium and nutrition intake can prevent osteoporosis: Proper intake of calcium is essential to maintain healthy bones. The recommended amount of daily calcium intake is 1,200 mg for teenagers, 1,000 mg for adults, 1,500 mg for women in menopause, and 1,500 mg for men above the age of 65.
Everyone has two thick and strong ligaments in knees. They are called anterior and posterior cruciate ligaments based on the locations attached to the tibia. These two ligaments decide the stability of the knee.
Tennis elbow is one of the common sports injuries. Tennis elbow earned its name because tennis players often suffer from this disease due to improper posture when serving, hitting or using one-hander backhand.