OCS Introduction

Tibia Shaft Fracture

Tibia Shaft Fracture

Tibia Shaft Fracture   The tibia Shaft Fracture is the most common long bone fracture -accounts for 4% of Medicare population -Occurs in the proxim...

Osteochondritis Dissecans

Osteochondritis Dissecans

Osteochondritis Dissecans   Osteochondritis Dissecans (OCD) is a relatively rare dysfunction with 15-30 cases per 100,000 people.  It is the most c...

Osgood Schlatter's Disease

Osgood Schlatter's Disease

Osgood Schlatter's Disease Osgood Schlatter's disease is an osteochondritis or appophysitis injury at the tibial tubercle due to repetitive strain ...

Hip Rehabilitation Consideration for Interventions performed Via Arthroscopy

Hip Rehabilitation Consideration for Interventions performed Via Arthroscopy

Hip Rehabilitation Consideration for Interventions performed Via Arthroscopy (salzer 2006)   Labral debridement  -Early PROM -goal full ROM by 2 we...

Hip Arthroscopy Rehabilitation

Hip Arthroscopy Rehabilitation

Hip Arthroscopy Rehabilitation   Basic Principals -Consideration of soft tissue healing constraints -Control of swelling and pain to limit muscular...

Meralgia Paresthetica

Meralgia Paresthetica

Meralgia Paresthetica   Meralgia Paresthetica (MP) is a nerve entrapment which may cause pain, paresthesia, and a sensory loss within the distribut...

Piriformis Syndrome

Piriformis Syndrome

Piriformis Syndrome Piriformis syndrome is considered a peripheral neuritis of the sciatic nerve caused by abnormal condition of the piriformis mus...

Extra-articular Snapping Hip

Extra-articular Snapping Hip

Extra-articular Snapping Hip Snapping hip or coxa satans refers to palpable or auditory snapping during hip movement with or without associated pa...

Osteitis Pubis

Osteitis Pubis

Osteitis Pubis Characterized as an overuse injury resulting in tissue damage and inflammation to the pelvis at the pubic symphysis.  The most commo...

Hip OA Part II

Hip OA Part II

Hip OA Part II Examination-Classification According to the American College of Rheumatology patients can be classified as having hip OA if they p...

Hip OA Part I

Hip OA Part I

Hip OA Part I Hip pain associated with osteoarthritis is the most common hip pain in the older population with a prevalence between .4% to 27%.  ...

Hip Dysplasia

Hip Dysplasia

Hip Dysplasia Dysplasia is defined as the abnormal growth or development of a tissue or organ.    Hip dysplasia is an underdeveloped or shallow ac...