15Apr, 2014

2015 Sports Injury Prevention Tip Sheet for Kids

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Posted on February 17, 2016 More American children are competing in sports than ever before. Sports help children and adolescents keep their bodies fit and feel good about themselves. However, there are some important injury prevention tips that can help parents promote a safe, optimal sports experience for their child. Injury Risks All sports have a risk of injury. In general, the more contact in a sport, the greater the risk of a traumatic injury. However, most injuries in young athletes are due to overuse. Most frequent sports injuries are […]
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15Apr, 2014

RESEARCH STUDY

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Dr. McFadden seeks participants for a research study of a tissue implant for knee cartilage injuries Posted on December 14, 2015 Dr. McFadden is participating in a research study evaluating an investigational treatment called NeoCart®, a tissue implant made from a patient’s own cells, aimed at repairing certain knee cartilage injuries. Orthopedic surgeon Sean M. McFadden, D.O. will be leading the clinical trial. The research study will look at damage to the knee’s hyaline articular cartilage, the smooth, white tissue that covers the ends of bones where they come together […]
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