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An University of Iowa study has identified a method for inhibiting the occurrence of an aggressive form of arthritis that frequently develops following a severe traumatic injury.
Dr. Wolf discusses how he went from a Division I athlete to an orthopedic surgeon.
Dr. Joseph A Buckwalter was invited to be the KCRG-TV9 guest expert of the day to discuss carpal tunnel and other hand injuries.
In the rush to get back in the game after an injury, it is tempting to short-circuit the rehabilitation needed to allow the joint to heal fully, The New York Times reports. As a team of orthopedists and rehabilitation specialists from the University of Iowa explain, “Recent research suggests that...
Jessica Goetz, PhD and Yuki Tochigi, MD, PhD are developing and using a large animal survival model to study treatment for intra-articular fracture-induced posttraumatic osteoarthritis.
Seeking medical attention early in the process should help you reduce the risk for further injury and start you on the path to recovery.
Mederic Hall, MD was selected as one of two junior traveling fellows for the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) International Traveling Fellowship program tour to the UK.
Cordell Pemsl kept having the same problems with the same knee in his junior year of high school and wondered if this was going to prevent him from his dream of playing for the Hawkeyes.
A new study from the University of Iowa Health Care has found that youth flag football may not be safer than youth tackle football.
Andrew Peterson, MD, MSPH, was selected as one of two junior traveling fellows for the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) International Traveling Fellowship program tour to Italy.