FCE News https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=1017&layout=blog&Itemid=139 Sat, 28 Dec 2013 01:16:31 +0000 Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management it-it Genkyotex collaborators elucidate role of NOX4 in osteoporosis https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184576:genkyotex-collaborators-elucidate-role&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184576:genkyotex-collaborators-elucidate-role&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 Genkyotex, the leading developer of NOX enzyme inhibitors, has announced that a group of collaborators have discovered a link between the enzyme NOX4 and development of osteoporosis. These results, published online in the Journal of Clinical Investig ... ...]]> [email protected] (Bones/Orthopaedics News From Medical News Today ) Traumatologia Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Agluna® treated devices significantly reduce infection rates https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184577:agluna-treated-devices-significantly&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184577:agluna-treated-devices-significantly&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 Accentus Medical is pleased to announce the results of a retrospective review of infection rates associated with orthopaedic limb salvage devices treated with its innovative Agluna® surface technology. Agluna® harnesses the anti-microbial properties ... ...]]> [email protected] (Bones/Orthopaedics News From Medical News Today ) Traumatologia Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 For spinal fractures, vertebral augmentation offers greater patient survival and overall cost savings https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184578:spinal-fractures-vertebral-augmentation&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184578:spinal-fractures-vertebral-augmentation&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 A study of 69,000 Medicare patient records led by Johns Hopkins researchers shows that people with spine compression fractures who undergo operations to strengthen back bones with cement survive longer and have shorter overall hospital stays than tho ... ...]]> [email protected] (Bones/Orthopaedics News From Medical News Today ) Traumatologia Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Human dermal fibroblast culture enables direct induction of chondrogenic cells https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184579:human-dermal-fibroblast-culture&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184579:human-dermal-fibroblast-culture&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 A research team led by Professor Noriyuki Tsumaki of the Center for iPS Cell Research and Application (CiRA) at Kyoto University and Dr... ... ...]]> [email protected] (Bones/Orthopaedics News From Medical News Today ) Traumatologia Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Osteoporosis patients may benefit from treatments targeting NOX4 activity https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184580:osteoporosis-patients-benefit-from&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184580:osteoporosis-patients-benefit-from&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 Bone is constantly being broken down and remodeled. Osteoporosis results when bone resorption outpaces bone regeneration. Production of reactive oxygen species, a form of oxidative stress, has been predicted to promote bone loss, but a source of reac ... ...]]> [email protected] (Bones/Orthopaedics News From Medical News Today ) Traumatologia Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 A step forward for touch-sensitive prosthetic limbs https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184581:step-forward-touch-sensitive&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184581:step-forward-touch-sensitive&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 The ability to hold and move objects relies on sensory signals sent from the hand to the brain, a faculty that amputees lack with current prosthetic limbs. But new research from the University of Chicago may one day result in touch-sensitive prosthe ... ...]]> [email protected] (Bones/Orthopaedics News From Medical News Today ) Traumatologia Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Orthopaedic surgeons play crucial role in diagnosing mTBI among trauma care patients https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184582:orthopaedic-surgeons-play-crucial&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184582:orthopaedic-surgeons-play-crucial&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 In the United States, approximately 1.4 million people suffer a traumatic brain injury (TBI) each year. Of those injuries, three out of four are minor TBI (mTBI) - a head injury that causes a temporary change in mental status including confusion, an ... ...]]> [email protected] (Bones/Orthopaedics News From Medical News Today ) Traumatologia Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Researchers reveal Innovative concept for knee cartilage treatment https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184583:researchers-reveal-innovative-concept&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184583:researchers-reveal-innovative-concept&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 Researchers have developed a material that can be used for the controlled release of a substance when subjected to cyclic mechanical loading. This work, carried out within the context of the National Research Programme "Smart Materials" (NRP 62), o ... ...]]> [email protected] (Bones/Orthopaedics News From Medical News Today ) Traumatologia Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 Vitamin D supplements do not prevent osteoporosis https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184584:vitamin-supplements-prevent-osteoporosis&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184584:vitamin-supplements-prevent-osteoporosis&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 Taking vitamin D supplements does not improve bone mineral density, a study involving more than 4,000 healthy adults published in The Lancet has found. With almost half of adults aged 50 and older in the US using vitamin D supplements, the authors ... ...]]> [email protected] (Bones/Orthopaedics News From Medical News Today ) Traumatologia Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000 New report warns that osteoporosis is a major threat to women and their future independence https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184585:report-warns-that-osteoporosis&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 https://fcenews.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=184585:report-warns-that-osteoporosis&catid=1017:traumatologia&Itemid=139 According to a new report published by the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF), women may expect to live longer but their quality of life will be seriously jeopardized if action to protect their bone health is not taken. Postmenopausal women ... ...]]> [email protected] (Bones/Orthopaedics News From Medical News Today ) Traumatologia Fri, 25 Oct 2013 08:00:00 +0000