Osteolectin’s Role in New Bone Formation and Maintaining Adult Bone Mass

Osteolectin’s Role in New Bone Formation and Maintaining Adult Bone Mass

A new bone-forming growth factor, Osteolectin (Clec11a), might one day be a useful therapeutic option for osteoporosis and in regenerative medicine.

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Snippet: Rheumatoid arthritis therapy

Snippet: Rheumatoid arthritis therapy

Studies suggest that the combination of omega 3, zinc and coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) inhibits inflammatory response and osteoclastogenesis in coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) and could be a potential candidate for the rheumatoid arthritis therapy.

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Case Report: Osteolysis of unknown origin

Case Report: Osteolysis of unknown origin

Sarcoidosis is a granulomatous disease that may affect any organ of the body. Localisation of the disease and clinical manifestations are highly variable between affected patients.

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Snippet: Nonvascularized fibular grafting

Snippet: Nonvascularized fibular grafting

Management of neglected and nonunion of femoral neck fracture is a challenging task. Non vascularized fibular graft osteosynthesis has encouraging results.

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Older age associated with DVT in patients with isolated calcaneal fractures

Older age associated with DVT in patients with isolated calcaneal fractures

Recently published results showed patients with isolated calcaneal fractures had an incidence of preoperative deep vein thrombosis that was almost twice as high as any reported in previously published examinations of lower extremity injuries.

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Research Article: Which Vitamin D in CKD-MBD? The Time of Burning Questions

Research Article: Which Vitamin D in CKD-MBD? The Time of Burning Questions

The rationale for the prescription of vitamin D sterols in chronic kidney disease (CKD) is rapidly increasing due to the coexistence of growing expectancies close to unsatisfactory evidences.

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Over 90? Hip replacement is still possible

Over 90? Hip replacement is still possible

Senior citizens in their 90s, mostly women, are coming in for hip replacement surgeries after minor falls and with better facilities available for their care, these surgeries no longer carry the same risks they used to.

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Research Article: Prosthetic Valve Replacement in Indigents with Rheumatic Heart Disease

Research Article: Prosthetic Valve Replacement in Indigents with Rheumatic Heart Disease

Biprosthetic valves despite higher structural failure rate may be best suited especially in child bearing age females and the late complications in survivors were primarily anticoagulant related.

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WHO felicitates India for yaws, maternal and neonatal tetanus elimination

WHO felicitates India for yaws, maternal and neonatal tetanus elimination

Lauding India’s most recent public health achievements, World Health Organization today presented certificates declaring elimination of yaws and maternal and neonatal tetanus to the Health and Family Welfare Minister, Mr J P Nadda.

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Geriatrics tip: Treatment of femoral neck fracture in elderly

Geriatrics tip: Treatment of femoral neck fracture in elderly

Endoprosthetic replacement could be a primary option for displaced femoral neck fracture in elderly asian patients. The choice of surgical treatment methods of non-displaced fracture in elderly asian patients should be determined carefully considering the age and the presence of osteoporosis.

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