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March 25, 2010

Referred to Mayo Clinic by Twitter and YouTube

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network LeeAase

For five years, Erin Turner battled pain that ranged from nagging to excruciating in her right wrist. Turning a doorknob hurt. Opening a jar of spaghetti sauce was impossible. She repeatedly visited an orthopedic surgeon in Washington, D.C., where she works for a communications firm, and couldn’t get an answer for her pain. That is, […]

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Tags: Dr. Richard Berger, Erin Turner, Jayson Werth, Mayo Clinic, Philadelphia Phillies, Phillies, Richard Berger, Twitter, USA Today, UT Ligament, UT Split Tear, wrist pain


April 28, 2009

Jayson Werth’s Mayo Clinic Story

By Lee Aase, Director, Mayo Clinic Social Media Network LeeAase

When Jayson Werth was struck on the wrist by a pitch during the first spring training game of 2005 as a member of the Los Angeles Dodgers, he began an odyssey to overcome the injury and return to his promising career in major league baseball. Now Jayson is a member of the World Champion Philadelphia […]

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Tags: 5299, 5308, Dodgers, injury, Jayson Werth, ligament, Mayo Clinic, Philadelphia, Phillies, torn ligament, UT Split Tear, Wrist


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