A method of pain relief that involves the use of a mild electrical current can help women with fibromyalgia, researchers have found.
New research could lead to improved treatments for tendon injuries such as Achilles tendinitis.
The use of stem cell therapies to support tissue healing has far outpaced the supporting scientific and clinical data, according to two reviews published in the Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.
An arm in a sling heals a shoulder fracture just as well as an operation, according to a study published in the journal PLOS Medicine.
‘Frozen shoulder’ is a common condition in which the shoulder is painful and stiff, decreasing range of motion in the joint. It happens when when the tissue around the shoulder joint becomes inflamed, perhaps because of injury, overuse or immobilisation.
“Rest is best” for carpal tunnel and similar repetitive-strain injuries, new research suggests.
While many people with shoulder arthritis may gain substantial benefit from shoulder replacement surgery, the risks associated with the procedure are higher than previously thought, according to a new study published in the BMJ.
A supervised programme of aerobic exercise helps young people recover from a sport-related concussion, according to new research published in JAMA Pediatrics.
New research shows that three weeks in a cast or ankle support may be just as good as six weeks for healing ankle fractures.
A positive attitude can help you recover from shoulder pain, a new study suggests.