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February 21, 2018

Recently, the secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial was conducted to explore the role of inflammation in long-term recovery after Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA). A secondary analysis of a randomized controlled trial of physical rehabilitation ± progressive strength training (PST) was done.

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February 21, 2018

Ultrasound (US) findings in gout patients showed sensitivity to change and concurrent validation with a uric acid reduction after urate-lowering therapy (ULT) in gout patients. Recently, a study was performed to evaluate the effect of ULT on gout US lesions and review sensitivity of US to changes in gout patients.

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February 21, 2018

A recent pairwise meta-analysis and network meta-analysis examined the relative efficacy, safety, and tolerability of prophylactic medications in the management of migraine.

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February 21, 2018

Clinical practice guidelines can improve the process and outcomes of patient care in low back pain (LBP) and need for better adherence to an LBP guideline. To manage nonspecific LBP in routine physical therapy practice, the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) elaborated on strategies with regards to evidence-based practice guideline for LBP. This guideline describes an association of LBP with mobility deficit, leg pain and a directional preference, coordination impairment (lumbar instability) and fear-avoidance behavior.

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February 20, 2018

Most of the patients, who underwent surgery, experience the postoperative pain. However, less than a half of patients get adequate relief from this pain. Therefore, an efficient postoperative pain control management is required for the care of the surgical patients. Many of postoperative interventions and strategies are there to tackle this problem, but their efficacy is still uncertain.

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