Drs. Heather and Kevin Vincent presented their newest research on the benefits of strength training exercise for osteoarthritis at the Osteoarthritis Research International Annual Conference in Liverpool, UK on April 25-29, 2018. Dr. Heather’s presentation was titled "Collagen Biomarker Responses and Pain in Obese and Non-obese Individuals with Knee OA After Resistance Exercise Training”.
UF Orthopaedics Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PMR) Faculty delivered key research and won awards at the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine National Meeting held in Orlando, Florida April 25-29, 2018:
Advice and guidance from Dr. Kevin Vincent, MD, PhD, FACSM, CAQSM about Runner's Knee (patellofemoral pain syndrome) was recently featured on Health.com. Dr. Vincent describes the basic causes of knee pain in this small excerpt from the article:
"Unlike many other bones, your kneecap floats freely, moving back and forth as you bend your leg. In a perfect world, it would travel in a straight line along the groove at the end of your thighbone, or femur.
Dr. Kevin Vincent, director of the University of Florida Running Medicine Clinic at the UF Health Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine Institute, chats with WCJB-TV20 about how to safely train for upcoming races.