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ACL injuries and treatment

ACL injuries are one of the most common sports injuries, but can also occur when weight is suddenly shifted from one leg to the other, when the knee is hyperextended beyond its normal range of motion or direct blow to the knee.

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Why meniscus injuries should not be ignored

Knees have a complex structure and therefore are a very vulnerable part of our body. Meniscus injuries are common in athletes, especially in those who play sports that require a lot of squatting, twisting and changing positions.

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VO2Max – how to measure and improve your fitness

Vo2Max can quantify your fitness level. Breathing is of fundamental importance to our existence, and also to our well-being. In sports, performance and the efficiency of your body to create energy depends on the amount of oxygen you are able to consume.

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Answers to Your Questions about Hip and Knee Revision Surgery

If you’ve undergone joint replacement surgery, or are planning to, you may have some questions about the new prosthetic joint

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The Future of Medicine is Already at Bumrungrad

Medical robotics started out three decades ago when doctors in the United States began to experiment with the use of robotic arms to assist in a few surgeries.

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Caring for Your Cast

Your doctor may apply a cast when there is injury to the bone, muscles or joint to treat it appropriately. An orthopedic cast is shell, usually made of plaster, which immobilizes a bone or joint

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6 Exercises to Help Prevent Knee Osteoarthritis

Osteoarthritis of the knee occurs most often in older adults. Learn 6 easy exercises to help with the prevention of knee osteoarthritis.

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Total Hip Replacement With MAKOplasty®

The MAKOplasty® technology implemented at Bumrungrad Hospital is an excellent choice for eligible candidates.

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What to Do When You're Too Young for Knee Replacement Surgery

Consider these 7 different alternatives to knee replacement surgery if you’re suffering from chronic knee pain

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