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  1. Research article

    The impact of high total cholesterol and high low-density lipoprotein on avascular necrosis of the femoral head in low-energy femoral neck fractures

    Avascular necrosis of the femoral head (AVNFH) typically constitutes 5 to 15% of all complications of low-energy femoral neck fractures, and due to an increasingly ageing population and a rising prevalence of ...

    Xianshang Zeng, Ke Zhan, Lili Zhang, Dan Zeng, Weiguang Yu, Xinchao Zhang, Mingdong Zhao, Zhicheng Lai and Runzhen Chen

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:30

    Published on: 17 February 2017

  2. Research article

    A systematic review of undisplaced femoral neck fracture treatments for patients over 65 years of age, with a focus on union rates and avascular necrosis

    It remains unclear whether conservative treatment should be used to treat the common undisplaced femoral neck fractures that develop in the elderly. Herein, we systematically review the rates of union and avas...

    Dan-Feng Xu, Fang-Gang Bi, Chi-Yuan Ma, Zheng-Fa Wen and Xun-Zi Cai

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:28

    Published on: 10 February 2017

  3. Research article

    Percutaneous internal fixation with Y-STRUT® device to prevent both osteoporotic and pathological hip fractures: a prospective pilot study

    We studied Y-STRUT® (Hyprevention, France), a new percutaneous internal fixation device, in combination with bone cementoplasty to prevent hip fracture.

    François H. Cornelis, Lambros Tselikas, Thibault Carteret, Bruno Lapuyade, Thierry De Baere, Jean Charles Le Huec and Frédéric Deschamps

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:27

    Published on: 9 February 2017

  4. Research article

    Percutaneous transforaminal endoscopic surgery (PTES) for symptomatic lumbar disc herniation: a surgical technique, outcome, and complications in 209 consecutive cases

    We designed an easy posterolateral transforaminal endoscopic decompression technique, termed PTES, for radiculopathy secondary to lumbar disc herniation. The purpose of the study is to describe the technique o...

    Yu-tong Gu, Zhan Cui, Hong-wei Shao, Yun Ye and Ai-qun Gu

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:25

    Published on: 8 February 2017

  5. Research article

    Weight-bearing recommendations after first metatarsophalangeal joint arthrodesis fixation: a biomechanical comparison

    This study sought to determine whether several metatarsophalangeal (MTP) fusion techniques require complete immobilization or if some level of weight-bearing could be recommended after surgery. A comparison of...

    Bradley Campbell, Patrick Schimoler, Sudhir Belagaje, M. C. Miller and S. F. Conti

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:23

    Published on: 6 February 2017

  6. Research article

    Combined use of intravenous and topical versus intravenous tranexamic acid in primary total knee and hip arthroplasty: a meta-analysis of randomised controlled trials

    This meta-analysis aimed to evaluate the efficiency and safety of combined intravenous and topical methods of application versus single intravenous of tranexamic acid in primary total knee and hip arthroplasty.

    Jun-feng Li, Hang Li, Hui Zhao, Jun Wang, Shen Liu, Yang Song and Hong-fen Wu

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:22

    Published on: 2 February 2017

  7. Research article

    Factors affecting one-leg standing time in patients with end-stage knee osteoarthritis and the age-related recovery process following total knee arthroplasty

    The aims of the present study were to investigate the factors affecting one-leg standing (OLS) time in patients with end-stage knee osteoarthritis (OA) and to clarify the age-related recovery process following...

    Kengo Harato, Shu Kobayashi, Iwao Kojima, Aiko Sakurai, Hidenori Tanikawa and Yasuo Niki

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:21

    Published on: 1 February 2017

  8. Technical note

    A modified approach for elbow arthroscopy using an adjustable arm holder

    Position shifting from elbow arthroscopy to open surgery could complicate the surgical procedures; patient safety and risks of contamination are of concern. The aim of this study is to retrospectively assess t...

    Alvin Chao-Yu Chen, Chun-Jui Weng, Chih-Hao Chiu, Shih-Sheng Chang, Chun-Ying Cheng and Yi-Sheng Chan

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:20

    Published on: 31 January 2017

  9. Research article

    Acute airway obstruction due to postoperative retropharyngeal hematoma after anterior cervical fusion: a retrospective analysis

    Acute airway obstruction (AAO) after anterior cervical fusion (ACF) can be caused by postoperative retropharyngeal hematoma, which requires urgent recognition and treatment. However, the causes, evaluation, an...

    Kyung-Jin Song, Byung-Wan Choi, Dong-Hyun Lee, Dong-Ju Lim, Seung-Yeol Oh and Sung-Soo Kim

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:19

    Published on: 26 January 2017

  10. Research article

    Functional analysis of distraction arthroplasty in the treatment of ankle osteoarthritis

    Ankle joint distraction arthroplasty (AJDA) is an alternative surgical procedure for the management of moderate to severe ankle osteoarthritis. However, the benefit of this procedure and failure relative facto...

    Hongmou Zhao, Wenqing Qu, Yi Li, Xiaojun Liang, Ning Ning, Yan Zhang and Dong Hu

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:18

    Published on: 26 January 2017

  11. Research article

    Individual headless compression screws fixed with three-dimensional image processing technology improves fusion rates of isolated talonavicular arthrodesis

    Screw fixation is a typical technique for isolated talonavicular arthrodesis (TNA), however, no consensus has been reached on how to select most suitable inserted position and direction. The study aimed to pre...

    Mei-ming Xie, Kang Xia, Hong-xin Zhang, Hong-hui Cao, Zhi-jin Yang, Hai-feng Cui, Shang Gao and Kang-lai Tang

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:17

    Published on: 23 January 2017

  12. Research article

    The temporal effect of platelet-rich plasma on pain and physical function in the treatment of knee osteoarthritis: systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

    Quite a few randomized controlled trials (RCTs) investigating the efficacy of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) for treatment of knee osteoarthritis (OA) have been recently published. Therefore, an updated systematic...

    Longxiang Shen, Ting Yuan, Shengbao Chen, Xuetao Xie and Changqing Zhang

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:16

    Published on: 23 January 2017

  13. Research article

    Comparison of the effectiveness and safety of topical versus intravenous tranexamic acid in primary total knee arthroplasty: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

    This study aims to compare the effectiveness and safety of topical versus intravenous tranexamic acid (TXA) in reducing blood loss in primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA).

    Tao-ping Chen, Yu-min Chen, Jian-bao Jiao, Yun-fei Wang, Li-gang Qian, Zhao Guo, Zheng Ma, Cui-yu Han and Tong-huan Shi

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:11

    Published on: 19 January 2017

  14. Technical note

    Intraoperative evaluation using mobile computed tomography in anterior cervical decompression with floating method for massive ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament

    An anterior decompression and fusion (ADF) with the floating method is an effective procedure for treating ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament (OPLL), allowing a direct decompressive effect on ...

    Toshitaka Yoshii, Takashi Hirai, Tsuyoshi Yamada, Hiroyuki Inose, Tsuyoshi Kato, Kenichiro Sakai, Mitsuhiro Enomoto, Shigenori Kawabata, Yoshiyasu Arai and Atsushi Okawa

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:12

    Published on: 19 January 2017

  15. Research article

    Open triple fusion versus TNC arthrodesis in the treatment of Mueller-Weiss disease

    Mueller-Weiss disease is a rarely diagnosed deformity where the navicular bone undergoes spontaneous osteonecrosis in adults. Until now, there is no widely accepted operative treatment for this unusual disease...

    Hongtao Zhang, Junkun Li, Yusen Qiao, Jia Yu, Yu Cheng, Yan Liu, Chao Gao and Jiaxin Li

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:13

    Published on: 19 January 2017

  16. Technical note

    Arthroscopic reduction and fixation of coronoid fractures with an exchange rod—a new technique

    The ulnar coronoid process plays a central role in maintaining elbow stability. Some of its fractures were often combined with injury of bone and ligament. Arthroscopy enables perfect visualization to allow an...

    Kan Ouyang, Daping Wang, Wei Lu, Jianyi Xiong, Jian Xu, Liangquan Peng, Haifeng Liu, Hao Li and Wenzhe Feng

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:9

    Published on: 18 January 2017

  17. Research article

    Minimally invasive percutaneous osteosynthesis versus ORIF for Sanders type II and III calcaneal fractures: a prospective, randomized intervention trial

    This randomized controlled trial compared the clinical outcomes and complications of a novel minimally invasive percutaneous osteosynthesis (MIPO) with those of conventional treatment via an extended L-shaped ...

    Cong Jin, Dong Weng, Wanlei Yang, Wei He, Wengqing Liang and Yu Qian

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:10

    Published on: 18 January 2017

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