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https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/27720885/c57bl-6-mice-are-resistant-to-joint-degeneration-induced-by-whole-body-vibration
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G J Kerr, M R McCann, J K Branch, A Ratneswaran, M A Pest, D W Holdsworth, F Beier, S J Dixon, C A Séguin
OBJECTIVE: Whole-body vibration (WBV) platforms are commercially available devices that are used clinically to treat numerous musculoskeletal conditions based on their reported ability to increase bone mineral density and muscle strength. Despite widespread use, there is an alarming lack of understanding of the direct effects of WBV on joint health. Previous work by our lab demonstrated that repeated exposure to WBV using protocols that model those used clinically, induces intervertebral disc (IVD) degeneration and osteoarthritis-like damage in the knee of skeletally mature, male mice of a single outbred strain (CD-1)...
October 6, 2016: Osteoarthritis and Cartilage
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26788286/preclinical-mouse-models-for-assessing-axial-compression-of-long-bones-during-exercise
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Vincent A Stadelmann, Julia Brun, Nicolas Bonnet
The aim of this laboratory method is to describe two approaches for the investigation of bone responses to mechanical loading in mice in vivo. The first is running exercise, because it is easily translatable clinically, and the second is axial compression of the tibia, because it is precisely controllable. The effects of running exercise, and in general physical activity, on bone tissue have been shown to be both direct through mechanical loading (ground impact and muscle tension) and indirect through metabolic changes...
2015: BoneKEy Reports
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/26149637/oncological-outcomes-of-a-single-but-extensive-transurethral-resection-followed-by-appropriate-intra-vesical-instillation-therapy-for-newly-diagnosed-non-muscle-invasive-bladder-cancer
#3
Takuya Koie, Chikara Ohyama, Shogo Hosogoe, Hayato Yamamoto, Atsushi Imai, Shingo Hatakeyama, Takahiro Yoneyama, Yasuhiro Hashimoto, Tohru Yoneyama, Yuki Tobisawa, Kazuyuki Mori
PURPOSE: A second transurethral resection (TUR) has been recommended by guidelines for high-grade non-muscle-invasive bladder cancer (NMIBC). However, the impact of surgical quality and post-TUR intra-vesical instillation therapy on oncologic outcome still remains unclear for newly diagnosed NMIBC. We conducted a retrospective cohort study for the patients who underwent extensive TUR followed by appropriate intra-vesical therapy for newly diagnosed NMIBC to assess their oncological outcomes...
September 2015: International Urology and Nephrology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25787133/mechanical-cues-in-orofacial-tissue-engineering-and-regenerative-medicine
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Katrien M Brouwer, Ditte M S Lundvig, Esther Middelkoop, Frank A D T G Wagener, Johannes W Von den Hoff
Cleft lip and palate patients suffer from functional, aesthetical, and psychosocial problems due to suboptimal regeneration of skin, mucosa, and skeletal muscle after restorative cleft surgery. The field of tissue engineering and regenerative medicine (TE/RM) aims to restore the normal physiology of tissues and organs in conditions such as birth defects or after injury. A crucial factor in cell differentiation, tissue formation, and tissue function is mechanical strain. Regardless of this, mechanical cues are not yet widely used in TE/RM...
May 2015: Wound Repair and Regeneration
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25606860/the-effectiveness-of-whole-body-vibration-training-in-improving-hamstring-flexibility-in-physically-active-adults
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REVIEW
Megan N Houston, Victoria E Hodson, Kelda K E Adams, Johanna M Hoch
CLINICAL SCENARIO: Hamstring tightness is common among physically active individuals. In addition to limiting range of motion and increasing the risk of muscle strain, hamstring tightness contributes to a variety of orthopedic conditions. Therefore, clinicians continue to identify effective methods to increase flexibility. Although hamstring tightness is typically treated with common stretching techniques such as static stretching and proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation, it has been suggested that whole-body-vibration (WBV) training may improve hamstring flexibility...
February 2015: Journal of Sport Rehabilitation
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25456718/gastrocnemius-shortening-and-heel-pain
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REVIEW
Matthew C Solan, Andrew Carne, Mark S Davies
Pain and reduced function caused by disorders of either the plantar fascia or the Achilles tendon are common. Although heel pain is not a major public health problem it affects millions of people each year. For most patients, time and first-line treatments allow symptoms to resolve. A proportion of patients have resistant symptoms. Managing these recalcitrant cases is a challenge. Gastrocnemius contracture produces increased strain in both the Achilles tendon and the plantar fascia. This biomechanical feature must be properly assessed otherwise treatment is compromised...
December 2014: Foot and Ankle Clinics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25227125/eccentric-training-for-prevention-of-hamstring-injuries-may-depend-on-intervention-compliance-a-systematic-review-and-meta-analysis
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REVIEW
Adam P Goode, Michael P Reiman, Lloyd Harris, Lucia DeLisa, Aaron Kauffman, David Beltramo, Charles Poole, Leila Ledbetter, Andrea B Taylor
BACKGROUND: Hamstring injury is a prevalent muscle injury in sports. Inconclusive evidence exists for eccentric hamstring strengthening to prevent hamstring injuries. One reason for this discrepancy may be the influence intervention non-compliance has on individual study estimates, and therefore pooled estimates. OBJECTIVE: This systematic review aims to determine the effect of eccentric hamstring strengthening on the risk of hamstring injury and quantitatively explores the impact of intervention non-compliance on the precision, heterogeneity and strength of pooled estimates...
March 2015: British Journal of Sports Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/25065730/contribution-of-the-skin-rectus-abdominis-and-their-sheaths-to-the-structural-response-of-the-abdominal-wall-ex-vivo
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D Tran, D Mitton, D Voirin, F Turquier, P Beillas
A better understanding of the abdominal wall biomechanics could help designing new treatments for incisional hernia. In the current study, an experimental protocol was developed to evaluate the contributions of the abdominal wall components to the structural response of the anterior part of the abdominal wall. The specimens underwent 3 dissections (removal of (1) skin and subcutaneous fat, (2) anterior rectus sheath, (3) rectus abdominis muscles). After each dissection, they were subjected to air pressure up to 3 kPa...
September 22, 2014: Journal of Biomechanics
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/24736013/the-role-of-eccentric-exercise-in-sport-injuries-rehabilitation
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REVIEW
Antonio Frizziero, Sabina Trainito, Francesco Oliva, Nicolò Nicoli Aldini, Stefano Masiero, Nicola Maffulli
INTRODUCTION: Sports injuries frequently involve tendons, muscles and ligaments. The variable outcome of surgery and medical treatment support early functional treatments. Eccentric exercise (EE) showed effectiveness in the management of Achilles tendinopathy (AT), patellar tendinopathy (PT) and lateral epicondyle tendinopathy (LET). Preliminary results of EE in other tendinopathies and sports injuries suggest its wide prescription in the sport rehabilitation field. SOURCES OF DATA: A comprehensive search of PubMed, Web of Science, the Cochrane Collaboration Database, Physiotherapy Evidence Database (PEDro), Evidence Based Medicine (EBM) Search review, National Guidelines, Scopus and Google Scholar was performed using keywords such as 'eccentric exercise', 'sports injuries rehabilitation', 'tendinopathy', 'hamstrings strain' 'adductor injuries' and 'ACL reconstruction rehabilitation'...
June 2014: British Medical Bulletin
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/24620041/acute-hamstring-injuries-in-swedish-elite-sprinters-and-jumpers-a-prospective-randomised-controlled-clinical-trial-comparing-two-rehabilitation-protocols
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RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL
Carl M Askling, Magnus Tengvar, Olga Tarassova, Alf Thorstensson
BACKGROUND: Hamstring strain is a common injury in sprinters and jumpers, and therefore time to return to sport and secondary prevention become of particular concern. OBJECTIVE: To compare the effectiveness of two rehabilitation protocols after acute hamstring injury in Swedish elite sprinters and jumpers by evaluating time needed to return to full participation in the training process. STUDY DESIGN: Prospective randomised comparison of two rehabilitation protocols...
April 2014: British Journal of Sports Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/24468269/treatment-efficacy-and-tolerability-of-intravesical-bacillus-calmette-guerin-bcg-rivm-strain-induction-and-maintenance-protocol-in-high-grade-and-recurrent-low-grade-non-muscle-invasive-bladder-cancer-nmibc
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Naim B Farah, Rami Ghanem, Mahmoud Amr
BACKGROUND: BCG-RIVM strain was used in many treatment protocols for non-muscle invasive bladder cancer only as induction courses. Cho et al. (Anticancer Res 2012) compared BCG-RIVM induction and 'standard' maintenance (Lamm et al., J Urol. 2000) to mitomycin C. They found no statistically significant differences regarding disease recurrence and progression. The purpose of our study was to determine the efficacy & tolerability of this specific BCG RIVM strain, using six-weekly, induction course and single monthly instillations as maintenance for one year, in high risk recurrent, multifocal low grade and multifocal high grade pTa/pT1, CIS transitional cell carcinoma of bladder...
2014: BMC Urology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/24401159/the-early-use-of-botulinum-toxin-in-post-stroke-spasticity-study-protocol-for-a-randomised-controlled-trial
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RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL
Cameron Lindsay, Julie Simpson, Sissi Ispoglou, Steve G Sturman, Anand D Pandyan
BACKGROUND: Patients surviving stroke but who have significant impairment of function in the affected arm are at more risk of developing pain, stiffness and contractures. The abnormal muscle activity, associated with post-stroke spasticity, is thought to be causally associated with the development of these complications. Treatment of spasticity is currently delayed until a patient develops signs of these complications. METHODS/DESIGN: This protocol is for a phase II study that aims to identify whether using OnabotulinumtoxinA (BoNT-A) in combination with physiotherapy early post stroke when initial abnormal muscle activity is neurophysiologically identified can prevent loss of range at joints and improve functional outcomes...
2014: Trials
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/24397792/survival-of-rabid-rabbits-after-intrathecal-immunization
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Sawang Kesdangsakonwut, Yuji Sunden, Keisuke Aoshima, Yoshimi Iwaki, Masahiro Okumura, Hirofumi Sawa, Takashi Umemura
Rabies is a fatal zoonotic disease for which no effective treatment measures are currently available. Rabies virus (RABV) has anti-apoptotic and anti-inflammatory properties that suppress nerve cell damage and inflammation in the CNS. These features imply that the elimination of RABV from the CNS by appropriate treatment could lead to complete recovery from rabies. Ten rabbits showing neuromuscular symptoms of rabies after subcutaneous (SC) immunization using commercially available vaccine containing inactivated whole RABV particles and subsequent fixed RABV (CVS strain) inoculation into hind limb muscles were allocated into three groups...
June 2014: Neuropathology: Official Journal of the Japanese Society of Neuropathology
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/24393146/the-implementation-effectiveness-of-the-strengthen-your-ankle-smartphone-application-for-the-prevention-of-ankle-sprains-design-of-a-randomized-controlled-trial
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RANDOMIZED CONTROLLED TRIAL
Miriam Van Reijen, Ingrid I Vriend, Victor Zuidema, Willem van Mechelen, Evert A Verhagen
BACKGROUND: Ankle sprains continue to pose a significant burden to the individual athlete, as well as to society as a whole. However, despite ankle sprains being the single most common sports injury and despite an active approach by various Dutch organisations in implementing preventive measures, large-scale community uptake of these preventive measures, and thus actual prevention of ankle sprains, is lagging well behind. In an attempt to bridge this implementation gap, the Dutch Consumer Safety Institute VeiligheidNL developed a freely available interactive App ('Strenghten your ankle' translated in Dutch as: 'Versterk je enkel; available for iOS and Android) that contains - next to general advice on bracing and taping - a proven cost-effective neuromuscular program...
2014: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/24285783/epidemiology-identification-treatment-and-return-to-play-of-musculoskeletal-based-ice-hockey-injuries
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Robert F Laprade, Rachel K Surowiec, Ada N Sochanska, Brandon S Hentkowski, Brandie M Martin, Lars Engebretsen, Coen A Wijdicks
UNLABELLED: Ice hockey is a high contact sport where players are inherently at an increased risk for traumatic and time-loss injury. With its increasing popularity and high incidence of injury, further research is necessary to understand the risks and injuries associated with the sport and to develop performance-based outcome measures to guide return to play. This review, tailored to the practicing sports medicine team physician, focuses on the stepwise identification, treatment, time loss, return to play and subsequent risk of injury for the most common areas of injury: the head, shoulder, hip and knee...
January 2014: British Journal of Sports Medicine
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23888287/vibration-and-pressure-wave-therapy-for-calf-strains-a-proposed-treatment
#16
Amol Saxena, Marie St Louis, Magali Fournier
Calf (lower leg) strains have a variety of treatment regimens with variable outcomes and return to activity (RTA) time frames. These injuries involve disruption of portions or the entire gastrocnemius-soleus myo-tendinous complex. Conservative treatment initially consists of rest, ice, compression, elevation (RICE). Immediately following calf injury, patients can utilize cryotherapy, massage, passive range of motion, and progressive exercise. In general, Grade I through Grade III calf strains can take up to 6 weeks before the athlete can return to training...
April 2013: Muscles, Ligaments and Tendons Journal
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23867186/use-of-platelet-rich-plasma-in-the-care-of-sports-injuries-our-experience-with-ultrasound-guided-injection
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Gino Bernuzzi, Federica Petraglia, Martina Francesca Pedrini, Massimo De Filippo, Francesco Pogliacomi, Michele Arcangelo Verdano, Cosimo Costantino
BACKGROUND: Platelet-rich plasma is being used more frequently to promote healing of muscle injuries. The growth factors contained in platelet-rich plasma accelerate physiological healing processes and the use of these factors is simple and minimally invasive. The aim of this study was to demonstrate the efficacy of ultrasound-guided injection of platelet-rich plasma in muscle strains and the absence of side effects. MATERIALS AND METHODS: Fifty-three recreational athletes were enrolled in the study...
January 2014: Blood Transfusion, Trasfusione del Sangue
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23773824/treatment-of-non-muscle-invasive-bladder-tumor-related-to-the-problem-of-bacillus-calmette-guerin-availability-consensus-of-a-spanish-expert-s-panel-spanish-association-of-urology
#18
J M Fernández-Gómez, J Carballido-Rodríguez, J M Cozar-Olmo, J Palou-Redorta, E Solsona-Narbón, J M Unda-Urzaiz
CONTEXT: Since June 2012, the has been a worldwide lack of available of the Connaught strain. In December 2012, a group of experts met in the Spanish Association of Urology to analyze this situation and propose alternatives. OBJECTIVE: To present the work performed by said committee and the resulting recommendations. ACQUISITION OF EVIDENCE: An update has been made of the principal existing evidence in the treatment of middle and high risk tumors...
July 2013: Actas Urologicas Españolas
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23724775/should-athletes-return-to-activity-after-cryotherapy
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COMMENT
Kimberly A Pritchard, Susan A Saliba
REFERENCE/CITATION: Bleakley CM, Costello JT, Glasgow PD. Should athletes return to sport after applying ice? A systematic review of the effect of local cooling on functional performance. Sports Med. 2012; 42(1):69-87. CLINICAL QUESTION: Does local tissue cooling affect immediate functional performance outcomes in a sport situation? DATA SOURCES: Studies were identified by searching MEDLINE, the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials, and EMBASE, each from the earliest available record through April 2011...
January 2014: Journal of Athletic Training
https://www.readbyqxmd.com/read/23541574/cessation-of-cyclic-stretch-induces-atrophy-of-c2c12-myotubes
#20
Quinlyn A Soltow, Elizabeth H Zeanah, Vitor A Lira, David S Criswell
Cyclic stretch of differentiated myotubes mimics the loading pattern of mature skeletal muscle. We tested a cell culture model of disuse atrophy by the cessation of repetitive bouts of cyclic stretch in differentiated C2C12 myotubes. Myotubes were subjected to cyclic strain (12%, 0.7 Hz, 1 h/d) on collagen-I-coated Bioflex plates using a computer-controlled vacuum stretch apparatus (Flexcell Int.) for 2 (2dSTR) or 5 (5dSTR) consecutive days. Control cultures were maintained in the Bioflex plates without cyclic stretch for 2d or 5d...
May 3, 2013: Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications
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