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Obesity, early puberty and why we should be concerned

September 30, 2014

Reports earlier this year of a dramatic decline in childhood obesity were too good to be true. According to results of a more recent analysis, published in JAMA Pediatrics, the widely-heralded drop in the proportion of overweight young children was probably a statistical aberration

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ProtoKinetics software shows reliability

September 26, 2014

By Emily Delzell An August study comparing ProtoKinetics Movement Analysis Software (PKMAS) with the widely used GaitRite system concludes the software from Havertown, PA-based ProtoKinetics is a reliable alternative processing method. Researchers at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim collected data with GaitRite hardware from 86 healthy older people and 44 older adults who had undergone surgical hip fracture repair four months prior to study entry and derived temporal-spatial variables from raw footfall data using both GaitRite and PKMAS processing programs.

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Wound Documentation by Using 3G Mobile as Acquisition Terminal: An Appropriate Proposal for Community Wound Care

September 25, 2014

The increasing numbers of cases of wound disease are now posing a big challenge in China.

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Tibiocalcaneal Arthrodesis in the High-risk Foot

August 22, 2014

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Coverage of Exposed Bone of the Lateral Malleolus with a Proximally Based Lateral Malleolar Perforator Flap

August 22, 2014

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Postoperative Radiographic and Clinical Assessment of the Treatment of Posterior Tibial Plafond Fractures Using a Posterior Lateral Incisional…

August 22, 2014

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Congenital Extraskeletal Osteochondroma of the Web Space Displacing the Lesser Toes: A Unique Presentation

August 22, 2014

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An aging America: The future of healthcare depends on telehealth

August 19, 2014

As a country, we are living longer and in greater numbers. The number of people over the age of 65 in America is predicted to rise to nearly 80 million by 2040, according to the Administration on Aging.

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Isolated Fifth Metatarsocuboid Coalition: A Case Report

August 16, 2014

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