communication
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Communication Language Important in the Trajectory of LBP Care

Goal of the Study? What effect will telling a low back pain patient that they have a disc bulge or degeneration have on them? This study was published in the European Journal of Pain [1.Effect of diagnostic labelling on management intentions…
Subchondral bone Osteoarthritis Tidemark
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Subchondral Bone and Osteoarthritis – Reviewing the Microenvironment of Synovial Joints

Goal of the Study? Pain from osteoarthritis is widespread. However, it is also common for osteoarthritis not to cause pain. So what gives? One anatomical microenvironment that appears to play a critical role is the subchondral zone of joints.…
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],…