Over 80,000 knee prostheses are implanted every year in Italy, especially in the elderly, due to osteoarthritis. Our expert in Orthopedics and Traumatology in Milan, Prof. Roberto D'Anchise, explains what the requirements are to undergo this intervention
Hand surgery according to the experience of Prof. Mario Igor Rossello, expert in Hand Surgery in Genoa and Savona, and of the Savona School
Dr. Giovanni Martucci, expert in Orthopedics and Traumatology in Bari, explains what the Adams Test consists of, a maneuver that can also be performed at home to identify any changes in the spine.
The anterior cruciate ligament is an intraarticular structure of the knee that arises from the tibial spines and inserts into the lateral femoral condyle. Dr. Mirco Pietri, expert in Orthopedics and Traumatology in Florence, talks about it
If osteoarthritis compromises the patient's quality of life, it may be necessary to undergo prosthetic surgery. Let's find out what it is about together with Prof. Roberto D'Anchise, expert in Orthopedics and Traumatology in Milan
Rhizoarthrosis is a disease that affects the joints of the base of the thumb. The most affected is the trapezius-metacarpal joint, formed by the trapezius, or a small bone in the wrist, and the base of the first metacarpal bone, hence the name "rhizo", from the Greek meaning arthrosis. Prof. Mario Igor Rossello, specialized in Hand Surgery, talks about it
What are the possible causes of a rotator cuff injury and why should surgery be performed? Dr. Francesco Leonardi, expert in Orthopedics and Traumatology in Ravenna, explains it to us
Thanks to robotic knee surgery it is possible to perform joint arthroplasty for the treatment of primary or secondary arthrosis. Dr. Mirco Pietri, expert in Orthopedics and Traumatology in Florence, talks about the advantages of this procedure