Posts Tagged ‘ X-Ray ’

Knee arthritis = knee pain?

March 18, 2009
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Another study teaching us the pitfalls of relying on the results of medical imaging. We have already looked at their relevance (or lack thereof) to low back pain http://thegoodhealthjournal.com/?p=12 , and now their relevance to knee pain has been examined. In this study the authors went back through previous studies over the last few years…

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Does having arthritis equal having pain?

February 15, 2009
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I’m so glad this study has been done. Spine is one of the most reputable journals, they always do great work, and in this study they did CT scans (which are very accurate) on 3,529 people and looked at how many have arthritis in the lower back, and how many of them have low back…

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