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Considering a bone or joint surgery? You may not need it

January 07, 2022 6:09 pm

Hip and knee replacements, surgery for carpal tunnel syndrome and other orthopedic procedures are among the most common elective surgeries performed today, but they involve cost, risk and sometimes weeks or months of recovery. Many of these surgeries are not supported by evidence from randomized trials, a review found.

When must a person undergo knee-replacement surgery? A doctor answers

February 11, 2021 4:10 pm

Total Knee Replacement or TKR is an operation for the end stage severe arthritis of the knees, says the doctor

Covid-19 and arthritis: Why people with joint pain should not delay treatment

August 22, 2020 2:26 pm

If you are suffering from hip and knee arthritis, don’t delay the surgery as it will further cause the deterioration in your health, says Dr Subhash Jangid, Director and Unit Head, Fortis bone and joint institute, Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurugram

Lap-band surgery may lower chronic knee pain

March 21, 2018 12:41 am

While the pain relief seen with lap-band surgery applied to all patients with osteoarthritic knees, researchers found that it was most helpful in the young men and women who lost the most weight.

Sania confident of strong comeback

October 16, 2011 3:22 am

Sania Mirza said that it would take four-to-six weeks for her to start training following a left-knee surgery last week.

Collingwood to have knee surgery after World Cup

March 23, 2011 2:55 pm

Collingwood,34,has had scans on both knees during the World Cup.

Octogenarian couple undergoes knee replacement

May 21, 2010 12:02 am

Yamunanagar residents 83-year-old Shiv Prasad and his wife Laj Rani (79) underwent a total knee replacement surgery simultaneously at the Fortis Hospital in Mohali.

Torres out for remainder of season

April 19, 2010 9:29 am

Spain and Liverpool striker Fernando Torres will miss the remainder of the season after undergoing knee surgery.

PCB refuses to fund Shoaib's knee surgery in England

October 02, 2009 1:41 pm

PCB has said that fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar had approached them to fund his knee surgery in England,but the former refused to bear this expense.

Flintoff suffering from deep vein thrombosis

September 07, 2009 12:30 pm

England's Ashes hero Andrew Flintoff is suffering from deep vein thrombosis in his right calf after knee surgery.