Journal of

Musculoskeletal Disorders and TreatmentISSN: 2572-3243


 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2572-3243.1510121

Non-Invasive Biomechanical Intervention Leads to Low Rates of Total Knee Replacement and Reduced Utilization of Healthcare Resources among Older Adults with Chronic Knee Pain: A 5-Year Follow-Up Study

Shirley Shema-Shiratzky, Amit Mor and Avi Elbaz

Article Type: Original Article | First Published: April 30, 2023

This was a retrospective study among older adults with chronic knee pain, primarily due to OA, who received the biomechanical intervention between 2014 and 2017. An independent survey institute contacted patients between August and September 2022 to confirm their surgical status and utilization of other healthcare services, covering at least five years of follow-up....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2572-3243.1510120

An Intervention Program Based on Motor Coordination Principles Improves Knee Alignment in Pre-Professional Ballet Dancers

Monica de Oliveira Melo, Kaanda Nabilla Souza Gontijo, Claudia Tarrago Candotti, Gabriela Cristina dos Santos, Stephanie dos Santos Cardoso, Bruna Soares, Isis Juliene Rodrigues Leite Navarro and Jefferson Fagundes Loss

Article Type: Clinical Trial | First Published: April 30, 2023

The practice of classical ballet requires constant, prolonged physical training periods, and the repetition of aesthetic movements that exceed anatomical limits. Joint misalignment during sustained posture or movement execution is one of the principal risk factors for injury in the dance world....

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