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Cutting edge topics and advances in orthopaedic research

Edward Schwarz and Jay Lieberman

  1. Content type: Review

    Stresses and strains are major factors influencing growth, remodeling and repair of musculoskeletal tissues. Therefore, knowledge of forces and deformation within bones and joints is critical to gain insight i...

    Authors: Darryl D D'Lima, Benjamin J Fregly and Clifford W Colwell Jr

    Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2013 15:203

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  2. Content type: Review

    Bone tissue has an exceptional quality to regenerate to native tissue in response to injury. However, the fracture repair process requires mechanical stability or a viable biological microenvironment or both t...

    Authors: Mandeep S Virk and Jay R Lieberman

    Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2012 14:225

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  3. Content type: Review

    Chronic complex musculoskeletal injuries that are slow to heal pose challenges to physicians and researchers alike. Orthobiologics is a relatively newer science that involves application of naturally found mat...

    Authors: Robinder S Dhillon, Edward M Schwarz and Michael D Maloney

    Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2012 14:219

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  4. Content type: Review

    Shoulder pathology is a growing concern for the aging population, athletes, and laborers. Shoulder osteoarthritis and rotator cuff disease represent the two most common disorders of the shoulder leading to pai...

    Authors: Megan L Killian, Leonardo Cavinatto, Leesa M Galatz and Stavros Thomopoulos

    Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2012 14:214

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  5. Content type: Review

    Osteoarthritis is a prevalent and disabling disease affecting an increasingly large swathe of the world population. While clinical osteoarthritis is a late-stage condition for which disease-modifying opportuni...

    Authors: Constance R Chu, Ashley A Williams, Christian H Coyle and Megan E Bowers

    Citation: Arthritis Research & Therapy 2012 14:212

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