OA
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An up-to-date on clinical prospects and management of osteoarthritis (OA)

Goal of the Study? In this research review article from the Annals of Medicine and Surgery [1. An up to date on clinical prospects and management of osteoarthritis] the authors’ purpose was to focus on the update of clinical prospects and…
LSS
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Symptoms of lumbar spinal stenosis in people with knee or hip osteoarthritis or low back pain

Goal of the Study? In this exploratory cross-sectional study pre-proof article (prior to publication) to be published in the Journal of Osteoarthritis and Cartilage [1. Symptoms of lumbar spinal stenosis in people with knee or hip osteoarthritis…
Neurobiology
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The neurobiology of skeletal pain

Goal of the review? In this review [1. The neurobiology of skeletal pain], the authors focus on recent advances in understanding the nociceptive and neuropathic components of pain, as well as treatments for skeletal pain.    Why…
Pain Syndromes
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The Parkinson’s disease pain classification system: results from an international mechanism-based classification approach

Goal of the Study? In this study, [1. The Parkinson disease pain classification system: results from an international mechanism-based classification approach], the authors have developed a framework to differentiate Parkinson’s Disease…
spinal mobility
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Spinal mobility in radiographic axial spondyloarthritis: criterion concurrent validity of classic and novel measurements

Goal of the Study? The goal of this study [1.Spinal mobility in radiographic axial spondyloarthritis: criterion concurrent validity of classic and novel measurements] is to evaluate spine range of motion (ROM) measured by tri-axial accelerometers…
degenerative joint disease
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Degenerative joint disease in African great apes: an evolutionary perspective

Goal of the Study? In this study [1. Degenerative joint disease in African great apes: an evolutionary perspective], the authors investigate degenerative joint disease in the spine and major peripheral joints (shoulder, elbow, hip and knee)…
Innervation
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Pain-related behavior is associated with increased joint innervation, ipsilateral dorsal horn gliosis, and dorsal root ganglia activating transcription factor 3 expression in a rat ankle joint model of osteoarthritis

Goal of the Study? In this study [1.Pain-related behaviour is associated with increased joint innervation, ipsilateral dorsal horn gliosis, and dorsal root ganglia activating transcription factor 3 expression in a rat ankle joint model of osteoarthritis],…
vacuum sign
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Vacuum sign indicating hypermobility? Degenerative Spondylolisthesis Study

Vacuum sign is a common radiological finding. It is also referred to as a vacuum phenomenon and often associated with degenerative spinal discs, knee joints, hip joints, and shoulder joints.  Degenerative spondylolisthesis is a spinal condition…
facet osteoarthritis, facet joint pain
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Modeling Facet Osteoarthritis

Facet osteoarthritis pain is common and thought to be a significant contributor to back pain in the US. Within the United States, it costs 100 Billion dollars annually to combat this endemic problem. However, back pain can originate from many…