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Joint

Describing anything in which two or more persons hold equal rights and responsibilities. For example, every account holder may use the funds in a joint account (though not always independently from the other holders), and each owner is equally liable for a jointly-held property.
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NYU Langone's orthopaedic surgeons provide highly specialized, inpatient orthopaedic surgical care at the Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD).
Victor also was responsible for the establishment of the Occupational and Industrial Orthopaedic Center at the Hospital for Joint Diseases.
Zangi and her associates randomized 71 adults aged 20-70 years who were diagnosed with an inflammatory rheumatic joint disease at least 1 year earlier to a mindfulness-based group intervention known as the Vitality Training Program (VTP) or to a control group.
The development could lead to possible applications in treating various bone and joint diseases including bone tumors, Takakura said.
Furthermore, the combined research unit will support the company's strategy to expand our research portfolio beyond bone diseases into joint diseases," said Herjan J.
The MS Care Center at the Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York City, for example, offers classes in yoga, Tai Chi, Feldenkrais movement, biofeedback, relaxation, and cosmetics and hair styling classes.
Search Over 63,000 People and Over 4,000 Joint Diseases Research Organisations
NEW YORK, June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- On May 1, 2013 the ArtWorks' Intensive CAIR (Creative Artist In Residence) program premiered 'You Can Overcome Anything' at NYU's Hospital for Joint Diseases Loeb Auditorium.
The second of this annual course was held on December 14th, 2007, at the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases.
Marijeanne Liederbach, Director of Research and Education for the Harkness Center for Dance Injuries at the Hospital for Joint Diseases in New York, says many dancers don't take time off because they are afraid of losing ground technically.
Working with Hani El-Gabalawy of the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Benoist and Mathis have recently looked for GPI antibodies in the blood of several hundred people who are healthy or have one of several joint diseases called arthropathies.
We're left with a major public health problem,'' says Zuckerman who is also chair of the orthopedic surgery department at New York University's Hospital for Joint Diseases.

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