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  • Dr Prodromos’ Stem Cell/PRP Blog – March 2015

    Each month there are numerous new scientific journal articles in the world’s peer reviewed literature dealing with Stem Cells, Platelet Rich Plasma and regenerative medicine. This blog summarizes the main point of those that I feel are of general and Orthopaedic interest. Stem cell injection partially reversed diabetes in rats Relief of scar pain in

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  • Dr Prodromos ACL blog March 2015

    Each month there are roughly 50 – 75 new scientific journal articles in the world’s peer reviewed literature dealing with the human ACL which we collect and peruse. I will summarize the main point of those few that, in my opinion, say something genuinely new or particularly important in this monthly blog. ARTICLES

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  • Dr Prodromos ACL Blog February 2015

    Each month there are roughly 50 – 75 new scientific journal articles in the world’s peer reviewed literature dealing with the human ACL which we collect and peruse. I will summarize the main point of those few that, in my opinion, say something genuinely new or particularly important in this monthly blog. ARTICLES

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  • CHOOSE STEM CELL PRACTITIONERS WITH CARE

    A very knowledgeable patient told me just this week about a stem cell group whose well-produced promotional materials had greatly impressed him. They were treating a variety of diseases with great success he felt. I looked into them for him at his request. I found that they were using techniques that are not FDA approved. And unfortunately there had been multiple serious health problems in patients treated by them.

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  • Long-Term Oral Bisphosphonate Therapy and Fractures in Older Women: The Women's Health Initiative

    Long term use of osteoporosis drugs linked to INCREASED risk of fractures

    Yet another study has appeared showing an increased risk of problems with bisphosphonate drugs for osteoporosis. Bisphosphonate drugs such as Fosamax and Boniva appear to show a slight reduction in fracture risk in osteoporotic patients in short term use. However prior studies have shown an increased risk of spontaneous femur fractures requiring surgery and also osteonecrosis of the jaw when used for five years. Now a new study from the West Coast has also shown that the risk of fractures actually goes up with use over 10 years compared to use for two years.

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  • American Academy Regenerative Medicine
  • American Academy and Board of Regenerative Medicine
  • American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine
  • isakos
  • Rush University Medical Center
  • American Association of Nurse Anesthetists
  • American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
  • European Society of Sports Traumatology, Knee Surgery Academy
  • International Cartilage Repair Society