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Expert panel advises against surgery for shoulder pain

(Reuters Health) – Surgery for shoulder pain that isn’t caused by an injury has no better results than nonsurgical options or placebo surgery, and comes with potential harms, an expert panel has concluded. The international panel of clinicians, researchers and patients focused only on what’s called rotator cuff disease, as opposed to rotator cuff injuries… Read More »

Why hip surgery wouldn’t help extend Andy Murray’s tennis career

Andy Murray’s injuries stem from the excess loads on his joints from a career as a professional tennis player.Getty By Chris Stokel-Walker Tennis superstar and British number one Andy Murray has announced his planned retirement from the sport later this year due to severe pain in his hip, the result of repeated injuries. While Murray… Read More »