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Conrad B. Ivie, M.D.

Meet Conrad B. Ivie, M.D.

Orthopaedic Hip & Knee Specialist

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Lifelong physical activity increases bone density in men

Men have many reasons to add high-impact and resistance training to their exercise regimens; these reasons include building muscle and shedding fat. Now a researcher has determined another significant benefit to these activities: building bone mass. The study found that individuals who continuously participated in high-impact activities, such as jogging and tennis, during adolescence and […]

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Hip dysplasia: When is surgery required?

What causes hip dysplasia in adults, and can it be treated without a total hip replacement? Resource: Medical Xpress Read more

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Newer UKR prosthesis for patients with osteoarthritis achieved satisfactory results

Patients who received a newer prosthesis similar to the Miller-Galante knee design showed significantly better Knee Society function scores than patients who had a long-used prosthesis to which it was compared. However, the two implants performed about the same at short-term follow-up, according to a presenter. Resource: Healio Read more

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Hip fractures may have both short and long-term effects on survival in elderly individuals

A new analysis of numerous studies indicates that men and women aged 60 years and older who have experienced a hip fracture are at increased risk of dying not only in the short term after the fracture, but also a number of years later. Resource: Science Daily Read more

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Women had significantly greater utilization of knee OA-related health care before TKA vs men

In the 12 months preceding total knee arthroplasty, women experienced significantly greater utilization of knee osteoarthritis-related health care than men, according to results. Resource: Healio Read more

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