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Tennis elbow is one of the common sports injuries. Tennis elbow earned its name because tennis players often suffer from this disease due to improper posture when serving, hitting or using one-hander backhand.
Sports injury in knee is often seen in teenage athletes, field and track athletes, and joggers.
Joint motion refers to the normal motion range of a specific joint, which has different motion angles. The exercise that involves each and every joint is call rang of motion (ROM) exercise.
The purpose of artificial bone is to activate bone reverse reaction. Artificial bone serves as a frame to enhance the formation of new bone. Artificial bone can be put in the hole or gap of the bone to greatly increase the healing of bone defects.
The purpose of fixation implant is to provide support to the fractured bones, maintain limbs in good shape, and restore the integrity of articular facet.
The purpose of artificial joint replacement is to provide an artificial articular facet to replace the deformed or deteriorated joint to resume mobility and normal mobility pattern.
Spinal fixation has different functions based on different designs, including providing support to the spine, restoring the spine to its normal condition, and providing support to intervertebral disc.
Meniscus” cartilage is a connective tissue, a three-dimensional structure consisted of water, collagen fibers, and glycoprotein, located in knee joint facet between femur and tibia.
With the change of social structure and the progression of technology, the average life span of human is extended, which leads to the increase of aged population.
Patients with degenerative joint disease have narrowed gap in knee due to worn cartilage or the gap is closed and lead to joint deformation. When the joint cartilage is worn, the bone underneath is exposed, causing friction and impact that leads to pain.