• severe
  • The disease process leads to severe, and at times rapid, deterioration of multiple joints, resulting in severe pain and loss of function. (doctornate.com)
  • First, we must continue aggressive case finding and scale up treatment efforts, including oral rehydration therapy, intravenous rehydration, antibiotic therapy (for moderate and severe cases), and complementary supplementation with zinc and vitamin A. Second, we must shore up Haiti's water infrastructure by building systems for consistent chlorination and filtration at public water sources and by distributing point-of-use water purification technologies. (plos.org)
  • Spinal Fusion for patients with severe kyphoscoliosis Extension Osteotomy to help treat progressive joint limitation Surgical realignment Retinal Detachment repair Myringotomy (surgical procedure to relieve pressure by draining fluid from the eardrum) Routine monitoring Oxygen support, CPAP, Bipap, Mechanical Ventilation Physical therapy Bracing Like treatment options, the prognosis is dependent on the severity of the symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • Management of KMS, particularly in severe cases, can be complex and require the joint effort of multiple subspecialists. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment for less severe CRS is supportive, addressing the symptoms like fever, muscle pain, or fatigue. (wikipedia.org)
  • physiotherapy
  • Some locations have many of the latest generation physiotherapy machines not usually readily available on the NHS, such as Alter G treadmills (which lowers the gravity on the treadmill and so the impact on joints) and gait analysis machines. (spirehealthcare.com)
  • We understand that having medical treatment, even for a relatively straightforward treatment such as physiotherapy, can be a time of worry. (spirehealthcare.com)
  • Physiotherapy treatment focuses on reducing muscle tone, maintaining or improving range of motion, increasing strength and coordination, and improving functional mobility. (wikipedia.org)
  • Physiotherapy is vital in the treatment of many rheumatological disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • bone
  • This growth harms the bone next to the joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • As the tumor grows in the joint, it damages the surrounding bone and tissues. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Extrinsic factors include bone spurs from the acromion or AC joint, shoulder instability and neurologic problems arising outside of the shoulder. (wikipedia.org)
  • Due to a combination of acute stress and chronic fatigue, osteoarthritis directly manifests itself in a wearing away of the articular surface and, in extreme cases, bone can be exposed in the joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • Orthopedic causes of lameness are very common and may be the result of damage to the hoof, bone, joints, or soft tissue. (wikipedia.org)
  • person's
  • A person's joints, most commonly the knees and hips, are affected by degeneration that causes them to be and painfully inflamed. (centerwatch.com)
  • Reducing hemarthroses events using intravenous administration of blood clotting factor concentrate on a regular basis starting in early childhood, reduces joint deterioration and increases the person's quality of life compared to "on demand" treatment (treating after a bleed). (wikipedia.org)
  • occupational
  • Licensed health care professionals who typically provide soft tissue manual therapy include bodywork practitioners (such as massage therapists), occupational therapists, physical therapists, athletic trainers and some chiropractic, osteopathic and naturopathic doctors. (wikipedia.org)
  • syndrome
  • Cytokine release syndrome is an adverse effect of some monoclonal antibody drugs, as well as adoptive T-cell therapies. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has also been reported as a part of hemorrhagic syndrome in the Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic Fever, suggesting a viral cause to the bleeding in a joint space. (wikipedia.org)
  • Prostate Cancer
  • WEDNESDAY, April 14 (HealthDay News) -- Preliminary research suggests that a new hormone treatment could be a weapon for doctors in the battle against a form of prostate cancer that's resistant to surgical removal of the testicles. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The hormone treatment, called MDV3100, is being tested as a treatment for a disease known as castration-resistant prostate cancer, according to a report on the research, published online April 14 in The Lancet . (bio-medicine.org)
  • For their study, Dr. Howard Scher of Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City and his colleagues tested the MDV3100 hormone treatment in 140 men in the United States with castration-resistant prostate cancer. (bio-medicine.org)
  • The researchers have begun a third phase of testing in which they will compare the hormone treatment to a placebo to see if it helps men with advanced prostate cancer live longer. (bio-medicine.org)
  • synovectomy
  • Once PVNS is confirmed by biopsy of the synovium of an affected joint, a synovectomy of the affected area is the most common treatment. (wikipedia.org)
  • In hemophilia it may occur spontaneously, and recurrent hemarthroses are a major cause of disability in that patient group due to hemophilic arthropathy, requiring synovectomy, joint replacement and increased medical therapy to prevent further bleeding episodes. (wikipedia.org)
  • tenosynovitis
  • Most infectious tenosynovitis cases should be managed with tendon sheath irrigation and drainage, with or without debridement of surrounding necrotic tissue, along with treatment with broad-spectrum antibiotics. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment for infectious tenosynovitis is more effective the earlier the condition is identified and treated. (wikipedia.org)
  • typically
  • Diffuse PVNS affects the entire synovium and typically occurs in large joints such as the knee or hip. (wikipedia.org)
  • Localized, or nodular, PVNS is less common than the diffuse form and typically occurs in smaller joints such as the hands and feet. (wikipedia.org)
  • Typically, regulated healthcare professionals who provide soft tissue therapy have a background in anatomy, physiology, pathology, pathophysiology, biomechanics, and functional anatomy, as well as tactile/palpatory and functional movement assessments. (wikipedia.org)
  • painful
  • The lining also makes extra fluid that can cause swelling and make movement painful. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is responsible for much of the compressive resistance and load bearing qualities of the knee joint and, without it, walking is painful to impossible. (wikipedia.org)
  • diagnosis
  • A diagnosis and a final determination of whether you may benefit from treatment at Laser Spine Institute can only be made after you have been physically examined by our medical professionals at Laser Spine Institute. (laserspineinstitute.com)
  • Rheumatology (Greek ρεύμα, rheuma, flowing current) is a sub-specialty in internal medicine, devoted to diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases. (wikipedia.org)
  • Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment (44th ed. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is one of the most costly health problems for the equine industry, both monetarily for the cost of diagnosis and treatment, and for the cost of time off resulting in loss-of-use. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • Chronic infectious arthritis is most often due to fungal and mycobacterial pathogens (see discussion in Mycobacterial and Fungal joint Infection below). (renalandurologynews.com)
  • Localized PVNS often arises in the form of a large benign tumour on the tendon sheaths of the joint. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment is often tailored according to the individual needs of each patient which is also dependent on the response and the tolerability of medications. (wikipedia.org)
  • If surgery is not possible, various other techniques can be used to control the tumor: embolization (by interventional radiology) can limit the tumor's blood supply external compression bandages can have similar effects certain medications, including: corticosteroids alpha-interferon chemotherapy (e.g. vincristine) radiation therapy has been used, often successfully, but now is avoided whenever possible due to the risk of long-term adverse effects (e.g. risk for future cancer). (wikipedia.org)
  • Spine
  • Mark Augusti, President of Smith & Nephew Biologics & Spine, said: "We are committed to expanding our range of HA therapies in the United States. (bio-medicine.org)
  • It is usually confined to the large weight-bearing joints of the lower extremities, including the hips and knees, but may affect the spine and upper extremity joints, too. (doctornate.com)
  • Degenerative joint disease (DJD) of the spine is also known as spinal osteoarthritis or spondylosis. (laserspineinstitute.com)
  • Facet joints link the adjacent vertebrae in the spine, extending in two pairs from the back of each vertebrae. (laserspineinstitute.com)
  • Other features to look for include: Platyspondyly (flat vertebral bodies) Kyphoscoliosis (abnormal rounding of the back and lateral curvature of the spine) Abnormal growth of epiphyses, metaphyses, and diaphysis Short tubular bones Narrowed joint spaces Genetic Testing - A genetic sample may be taken in order to closely look at the patient's DNA. (wikipedia.org)
  • commonly
  • In either case, the knee is the most commonly affected joint (80% of cases), followed by the hip, and less commonly the ankles and shoulders. (wikipedia.org)
  • Changes in activity patterns such as excessive increases in running mileage, repetitions such as running up steps and the addition of strength exercises that affect the patellofemoral joint are commonly associated with symptom onset. (wikipedia.org)
  • effective
  • Your doctor will advise you on the efficacy of this treatment and monitor how effective this course of treatment is for you. (doctornate.com)
  • McIlwraith's expertise is in diagnosing joint injuries in horses as well as discovering effective therapeutic and preventative health care. (thehorse.com)
  • The conclusions are that it is an effective treatment for full thickness chondral defects. (wikipedia.org)
  • patient
  • Located in the heart of Woodridge, our state-of-the-art facility welcomes each patient to a spa-like environment and is equipped with the very latest therapy equipment and technology. (advancedwellnesshealth.com)
  • Dr. Kniest noticed that his 50 year old patient was having difficulties with restricted joint mobility. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hemarthrosis is diagnoised through below methods- A physical examination is the first step, the joints of the patient are moved and bent to study the functioning. (wikipedia.org)