Category Archives: 5 Star Clinic

Multiple Sclerosis – Overview, Diagnosis and Management

Overview Multiple sclerosis is a disabling disease of the central nervous system that disturbs the flow of nerve impulses within the brain and between the brain and body. In MS, the protective sheath around the nerves (myelin sheath) gets damaged due to an unusual autoimmune response in the body which causes the demyelination of nerves. […]

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Injury

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury

The anterior cruciate ligament originates at the medial wall of the lateral femoral condyle and inserts into the middle of the intercondylar area. Together with the Posterior cruciate ligament constitute a significant structure for the stabilization and kinematics of the knee joint. They provide firstly stability during flexion/extension of the knee but as well during […]

Shoulder pain and MRI findings. How do they correlate?

Nowadays we are getting more and more evidence that there is a poor correlation between imaging and pain, therefore is a strong message to use a biopsychosocial model when assessing a pain condition. This is true above all talking about chronic pain. This means that a detected “abnormality” in the Instrumental imaging(MRI, CT-scan, ultrasound scan […]