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Outreach to female medical students may improve recruitment into orthopedic surgery resident programs

Regional Outreach Boosts Female Residency Recruitment

Annual workshops offered to female medical students helped boost their matches for orthopedic surgery residency
Exposure to ambient particulate matter air pollution with an aerodynamic diameter <2.5 µm and black carbon is associated with lower bone mineral content in adults

Ambient Air Pollution Linked to Lower Bone Mineral Content

Exposure to PM2.5, black carbon linked to lower bone mineral content in adults living in South India

December 2019 Briefing – Orthopedics

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Orthopedics for December 2019. This roundup includes the latest...
For patients with femoroacetabular impingement undergoing hip arthroscopy

Mental Health Disorders May Affect Hip Arthroscopy Outcomes

Odds of favorable outcome after hip arthroscopy lower for those with psychological impairment
Both resistance and combined aerobic and resistance exercise are associated with less weight loss-induced bone loss than aerobic exercise alone

Strength Training Tied to Less Weight Loss-Induced Bone Loss

Slower loss of hip bone mineral density, less bone turnover seen in older obese patients losing weight

November 2019 Briefing – Orthopedics

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Orthopedics for November 2019. This roundup includes the latest...
Obese and overweight older individuals who lose weight have lower bone mineral density in their hips

Weight Loss Tied to Loss of Hip Bone Density in Older Adults

Loss of total hip BMD seen in obese older adults who maintain, regain weight after weight loss
Short sleep duration is associated with lower bone mineral density and a higher risk for osteoporosis among postmenopausal women

Less Sleep Tied to Lower Bone Mineral Density in Women

Higher risk for osteoporosis also seen with less than five hours of sleep per night

October 2019 Briefing – Orthopedics

Here are what the editors at HealthDay consider to be the most important developments in Orthopedics for October 2019. This roundup includes the latest...
Joint recesses with bone erosion are more likely to exhibit greater severity of joint inflammation on ultrasound examination

Common Sites of Bone Erosion in Rheumatoid Arthritis ID’d on US

Five sites most often showing bone erosion were wrist joint, big toe, thumb, index finger, middle finger