Anatomy of the elbow

The elbow is the joint connecting the proper arm to the forearm. It is marked on the upper limb by the medial and lateral epicondyles, and the olecranon process. Structurally, the joint is classed as a synovial joint, and functionally as a hinge joint. In this article, we shall look at the anatomy of the […]

Anatomy of the ankle

The ankle joint consists of the upper bones, the Tibia and fibula and the Talus at the bottom. There are many ligaments supporting the joint, which are frequently injured. However, when the range of motion of the ankle and subtalar joints (talocalcaneal and talocalcaneonavicular) is taken together, the complex functions as a universal joint. The […]

Acromioclavicular joint pain

Join pain depends on numerous reasons, but the main factors are the specific type (location) of the joint and the cause of the discomfort. Whether it is an accidental injury, or a trauma caused by a chronic condition, joint pain should never be underestimated. You need to urgently determine the reason you have the ache, […]

Joint pain at night

Pain in joints can be due to numerous reasons, but the time you feel it at most is crucial. It does not only indicates the cause, but it is also very significant for the right diagnose to put, as well as the best treatment to overtake. Of course, seeing a doctor and even checking out […]

Knee injury recovery

Knee injuries vary depending on the stage they have been treated from, the treatment type, itself, the level of damage, the age of the patient, the previous health history he can show to the rehabilitation experts. In all cases, whether surgery was made due to a more serious knee trauma, or some ordinary physical treating […]

Knee pain and stiffness

Like knee pain, stiffness is another common symptom your most pressed part of the leg (and in most cases of the body at all) you can experience. Together, knee pain and stiffness, though, indicates serious problems – generally with chronic nature – or alarm for a trauma that is not as light as you have […]

Knee pain at night

Knee pain is the commonest problem among all joint pains seen by orthopedic surgeons and rheumatologists. One can understand pain in knees when the person is walking or climbing, but knee pain has so many different causes, additional symptoms and treatment types that it is harsh to talk about all of them under the same […]

Knee pain when kneeling

Pain in the knee is a classical condition. Sometimes, it comes suddenly and goes away for a certain time of time, letting us to forget till this single symptom becomes the first stage of a serious chronic disease. In other cases, knee pain can be constant preventing you from making ordinary and regular motions like […]

Knee pain when sitting

 Knee pain varies depending on the position you get it, the frequency of feeling it, the causes and etc. And even though most people think that you need to move drastically and quickly, for instance, to feel pain, there are patients with knee pain when sitting. This is a very common syndrome, an ache that […]

Knee tendonitis

Knee tendonitis is a common orthopaedic condition that is also popular by the name of patellar tendinitis. In most cases, doctors describe it as a type of trauma that affects the tendon, which connects the kneecap (patella) to the shinbone. The patellar tendon works with the muscles at the front of your thigh to extend […]