The Future of Joint Disease Prevention
Several research programs at Rush are exploring unique ways to prevent bone and joint disease, as well as prevent future implant revision surgeries.
than half of all Americans suffer from bone and joint problems, orthopedic
innovations — from artificial implants to innovative stem cell-based drugs — are
critical in order to help patients live healthy, active and productive lives.
Below are just a few of the pioneering research programs at Rush that will have
a direct effect on prevention of bone and joint disease and injury.
Yield Longer-lasting Implants >
Simulator to Explore How Artificial Implants Wear Over Time >
Shoe Design to Prevent Osteoarthritis >