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Latest updates on the surgical and non-surgical treatment options for all types of musculoskeletal conditions.

MBST to treat Rheumatoid arthritis

New tool developed to predict progression of Rheumatoid Arthritis

A new tool has successfully been developed to predict the progression of Rheumatoid arthritis. This could help in the prevention and treatment, as well as give experts a clearer understanding of the disease. Below, we look at what the research…
MBST for sporting injuries

Returning to play after injury

Players who experience a sporting injury are understandably keen to get back to play as soon as possible. However, depending upon the severity of the injury, it can take months to fully heal. Returning to play too early can cause further…
osteoarthritis pain pathway

Osteoarthritis Pain Pathway Identified

A molecular signalling pathway has been identified as contributing towards osteoarthritis pain. The findings were discovered through a study carried out by researchers from the North Carolina State University. The identification of the pain…
MBST for osteoporosis

Menopause and Bone Density

The menopause is known to cause many side effects. From hot flushes to hair thinning, your body goes through a lot due to hormonal changes. As well as these unpleasant and frustrating symptoms, the menopause can also result in more serious health…
new treatment for arthritis

New Treatments Being Trialled to Alleviate Arthritis

A recent small-scale trial has indicated that an injection of fat could help to alleviate arthritis in patients. With approximately 8.5 million people in the UK suffering from painful joints attributed to osteoarthritis, it’s not surprising…
cartilage degradation after ACL injury

New Understanding of Cartilage Degradation After ACL Injury

A new international study has revealed how cartilage degradation occurs after an ACL injury. The first of its kind study was published in the Journal of Orthopaedic Research. The goal of the research was to establish disease progression to help…
chronic pain treatments

When Acute Pain Turns Chronic

A new study has pinpointed what causes acute pain to turn into chronic pain. Researchers from the University of California discovered a molecular mechanism is in control of the transition. So, what does this mean for those living with chronic…
knee cartilage damage case study
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Knee Cartilage Damage Case Study

Mr Jonathan Webb's knee arthritis patient describes the difference that MBST has made to his life. "It is now a year since I learned that osteoarthritis was setting into the knee where the cartilage was wearing thin, and I followed your advice…
Joint Pain

A New Approach to Treating Joint Pain to Be Found

A study, recently published by the British Medical Journal, has aimed to find a new approach for treating joint pain. The goal of the study was to determine the clinical effectiveness of common surgical procedures, compared to having no treatment…
Sarah Lawson Foot and Ankle physio London
magnetic resonance therapy

MedTec owner discusses success of MBST for treating MSK conditions

The managing director and owner of MedTec Axel Muntermann was recently interviewed by Wirtschaftsforum, a journal for economic development and finances, on the exciting development of magnetic resonance technology and therapy in the treatment…