Aerobic Exercise Can Help Parkinson’s Patients Improve Heart Health
Dr. Alberts and his team have found that even short sessions of aerobic exercise can bring gains in cardiopulmonary function for patients with Parkinson’s disease.
Knee Ligament Surgery Study Findings May Help Explain ACL Injury Risk
Dr. Beveridge found that, years after knee ligament surgery, patients had nearly identical muscle coordination measures as control subjects, although the activation of a muscle group that normally protects ligaments from injury was delayed in both legs.
CYCLE-AD Trial: Testing High-Intensity Exercise to Stave Off Alzheimer’s Disease
With a new $6.7 million grant from NIH, Drs. Alberts and Rao will test if home-based, high-intensity cycling may help prevent sedentary adults who carry the highest risk Alzheimer’s-related gene variant from developing the disease.
NIH Awards $3M to Develop a Quicker, More Reliable Way to Diagnose Osteoarthritis
Dr. Li seeks to identify a faster and more efficient non-invasive method to identify patients at risk for osteoarthritis by improving magnetic resonance imaging techniques.
Dr. Xiaojuan Li Named Bonutti Family Endowed Chair
Musculoskeletal Research Center Co-Director Receives $6M NIH Grant for ACL Surgery Research