Articles tagged with 'Orthopaedics & spine' | Keck Medicine of USC

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2022
April
06,
2022
| 06:56 AM America/Los_Angeles
LOS ANGELES — Three years ago, Robert Johnson, 28, had his right leg amputated above the knee due to bone cancer. He was fitted with a prosthetic leg that connected to his residual limb with a cuplike shell or “socket,” traditionally the only type of...
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February
01,
2022
| 05:08 AM America/Los_Angeles
LOS ANGELES — With the Winter Olympics beginning this week, Americans will soon be thrilled with the prowess of the best skiers, snowboarders and ice skaters in the world.However, orthopaedic physicians and surgeons view the games through a different...
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2020
August
19,
2020
| 16:19 PM America/Los_Angeles
From the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic, administrators and staff at Keck Medicine of USC learned valuable lessons about the day-to-day realities of keeping people safe while still providing high-quality care. These lessons helped to inform when...
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August
13,
2020
| 16:24 PM America/Los_Angeles
With Keck Medicine of USC now accepting patients for all needed health care services, clinicians, administration and staff have worked extremely hard to minimize the risk of COVID-19 transmission. This ongoing series covers the changes that patients,...
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July
13,
2020
| 03:15 AM America/Los_Angeles
LOS ANGELES – A novel preclinical study by Keck Medicine of USC researchers, published in Arthritis & Rheumatology, reveals that a potential new opioid medication may have the ability to slow the progression of osteoarthritis while being less addicti...
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2019
August
27,
2019
| 05:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Keck Medicine of USC is proud to be named the official orthopaedic medical partner of the Los Angeles Kings hockey team. Esteemed physicians from the USC Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine at Keck Medicine will treat athletes from the LA Kings...
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August
06,
2019
| 10:34 AM America/Los_Angeles
The USC Epstein Family Center for Sports Medicine at Keck Medicine of USC, which specializes in treating sports-related and recreational injuries affecting the shoulder, knee, hip and elbow, recently announced the appointment of Frank Petrigliano, MD...
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2018
September
10,
2018
| 05:00 AM America/Los_Angeles
Anyone with arthritis can appreciate how useful it would be if scientists could grow cartilage in the lab. To this end, Keck School of Medicine of USC scientists in the USC Stem Cell laboratory of Denis Evseenko, MD, PhD, collaborated with colleagues...
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May
04,
2018
| 13:47 PM America/Los_Angeles
A researcher at the Keck School of Medicine of USC has been awarded two grants totaling more than $4 million to support osteoarthritis research. A $3.4 million R01 grant from the National Institutes of Health will fund research on the mechanisms behi...
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February
07,
2018
| 09:29 AM America/Los_Angeles
Will there come a time when a patient with arthritis can forgo joint replacement surgery in favor of a shot? Denis Evseenko, MD, PhD, associate professor of orthopaedic surgery at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, has reason to be optimistic. ...
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