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  1. Research article

    High-grade bursal-side partial rotator cuff tears: comparison of mid- and long-term results following arthroscopic repair after conversion to a full-thickness tear

    Partial-thickness rotator cuff tears (PTRCTs) are one of the leading causes of shoulder dysfunction. Successful results have been reported with different treatment techniques, but the long-term consequences of...

    Nuri Aydin and Bedri Karaismailoglu

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:118

    Published on: 21 July 2017

  2. Research article

    Minimally invasive unilateral pedicle screws and a translaminar facet screw fixation and interbody fusion for treatment of single-segment lower lumbar vertebral disease: surgical technique and preliminary clinical results

    Conventional open transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) using unilateral pedicle screws and a translaminar facet screw has been performed for many years with good results. The outcomes of minimally inv...

    Peng Huang, Yiguo Wang, Jiao Xu, Bo Xiao, Jianheng Liu, Luyang Che and Keya Mao

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:117

    Published on: 20 July 2017

  3. Research article

    Risk factors for acute surgical site infections after lumbar surgery: a retrospective study

    Currently, many scholars are concerned about the treatment of postoperative infection; however, few have completed multivariate analyses to determine factors that contribute to the risk of infection. Therefore...

    Qi Lai, Quanwei Song, Runsheng Guo, Haidi Bi, Xuqiang Liu, Xiaolong Yu, Jianghao Zhu, Min Dai and Bin Zhang

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:116

    Published on: 19 July 2017

  4. Research article

    Quality of life and clinical-radiological long-term results after implant-associated infections in patients with ankle fracture: a retrospective matched-pair study

    Ankle fractures are frequently occurring injuries. Despite the relatively simple operative technique, patients often suffer from postoperative complications. Little is known about postoperative treatment of im...

    Patrick Ziegler, Donat Schlemer, Ingo Flesch, Sonja Bahrs, Ulrich Stoeckle, Sebastian Werner and Christian Bahrs

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:114

    Published on: 17 July 2017

  5. Research article

    Subscapularis- and deltoid-sparing vs traditional deltopectoral approach in reverse shoulder arthroplasty: a prospective case-control study

    With the growth of reverse shoulder arthroplasty (RSA), it is becoming increasingly necessary to establish the most cost-effective methods for the procedure. The surgical approach is one factor that may influe...

    Alexandre Lädermann, Patrick Joel Denard, Jérome Tirefort, Philippe Collin, Alexandra Nowak and Adrien Jean-Pierre Schwitzguebel

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:112

    Published on: 14 July 2017

  6. Research article

    Surgical management of Hawkins type III talar neck fracture through the approach of medial malleolar osteotomy and mini-plate for fixation

    Fractures of the talar neck are relatively uncommon yet current interventions suffer from a high incidence of complications and poor functional outcomes. In the present study, we report a surgical treatment of...

    Hui Liu, Zhida Chen, Wenrong Zeng, Yuanfei Xiong, Yongzhi Lin, Huacheng Zhong and Jin Wu

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:111

    Published on: 14 July 2017

  7. Research article

    Anti-high mobility group box-1 (HMGB1) antibody attenuates kidney damage following experimental crush injury and the possible role of the tumor necrosis factor-α and c-Jun N-terminal kinase pathway

    Inflammation plays a crucial role in kidney damage after crush syndrome (CS). Several researchers report that high mobility group box-1 protein (HMGB1) may be the vital trigger in kidney damage, and tumor necr...

    Bin-Fei Zhang, Peng-Fei Wang, Yu-Xuan Cong, Jin-Lai Lei, Hu Wang, Hai Huang, Shuang Han and Yan Zhuang

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:110

    Published on: 12 July 2017

  8. Research article

    Local infiltration of analgesia and sciatic nerve block provide similar pain relief after total knee arthroplasty

    Although femoral nerve block provides satisfactory analgesia after total knee arthroplasty (TKA), residual posterior knee pain may decrease patient satisfaction. We conducted a randomized controlled trial to c...

    Hidenori Tanikawa, Kengo Harato, Ryo Ogawa, Tomoyuki Sato, Shu Kobayashi, So Nomoto, Yasuo Niki and Kazunari Okuma

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:109

    Published on: 11 July 2017

  9. Research article

    Gallie technique versus atlantoaxial screw-rod constructs in the treatment of atlantoaxial sagittal instability: a retrospective study of 49 patients

    The objectives of this study are to investigate the clinical curative effect of Gallie technique and atlantoaxial screw-rod constructs (SRC) on atlantoaxial sagittal instability and determine the indication of...

    Bo Yuan, Shengyuan Zhou, Xiongsheng Chen, Zhiwei Wang, Weicong Liu and Lianshun Jia

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:105

    Published on: 11 July 2017

  10. Research article

    Patella morphological alteration after patella instability in growing rabbits

    The shape of the patella has been considered to be a predisposing factor resulting in patellar instability, but the effects of abnormal patella position during its development are unclear. The present study ev...

    Jinghui Niu, Qi Qi, Yingzhen Niu, Conglei Dong, Zhenyue Dong, Peng Cui and Fei Wang

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:106

    Published on: 11 July 2017

  11. Research article

    Injectable and compression-resistant low-viscosity polymer/ceramic composite carriers for rhBMP-2 in a rabbit model of posterolateral fusion: a pilot study

    The challenging biological and mechanical environment of posterolateral fusion (PLF) requires a carrier that spans the transverse processes and resists the compressive forces of the posterior musculature. The ...

    Stefanie M. Shiels, Anne D. Talley, Madison A. P. McGough, Katarzyna J. Zienkiewicz, Kerem Kalpakci, Daniel Shimko, Scott A. Guelcher and Joseph C. Wenke

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:107

    Published on: 11 July 2017

  12. Research article

    Fully automated segmentation of callus by micro-CT compared to biomechanics

    A high percentage of closed femur fractures have slight comminution. Using micro-CT (μCT), multiple fragment segmentation is much more difficult than segmentation of unfractured or osteotomied bone. Manual or ...

    Oliver Bissinger, Carolin Götz, Klaus-Dietrich Wolff, Alexander Hapfelmeier, Peter Michael Prodinger and Thomas Tischer

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:108

    Published on: 11 July 2017

  13. Review

    Multiplier method may be unreliable to predict the timing of temporary hemiepiphysiodesis for coronal angular deformity

    The multiplier method was introduced by Paley to calculate the timing for temporary hemiepiphysiodesis. However, this method has not been verified in terms of clinical outcome measure. We aimed to (1) predict ...

    Zhenkai Wu, Jing Ding, Dahang Zhao, Li Zhao, Hai Li and Jianlin Liu

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:104

    Published on: 10 July 2017

  14. Research article

    Injury to infrapatellar branch of saphenous nerve in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using vertical skin incision for hamstring harvesting: risk factors and the influence of treatment outcome

    Injury to the infrapatellar branch of the saphenous nerve (IPBSN) is a high-frequency complication in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. We analyzed the risk factor of IPBSN injury in ACL reconst...

    Satoshi Ochiai, Tetsuo Hagino, Shinya Senga, Takashi Yamashita, Kotaro Oda and Hirotaka Haro

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:101

    Published on: 27 June 2017

  15. Research article

    The influence of L4–S1 Dynesys® dynamic stabilization versus fusion on lumbar motion and its relationship with lumbar degeneration: a retrospective study

    The aim of this study is to evaluate the efficacy of Dynesys® posterior dynamic stabilization (PDS) in the treatment of L4–S1 degenerative diseases and to assess the influence of postoperative motion on lumbar...

    Chengmin Zhang, Liyuan Wang, Tianyong Hou, Lei Luo, Chen Zhao, Yibo Gan, Qiang Zhou and Pei Li

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:99

    Published on: 26 June 2017

  16. Research article

    An anatomical-like triangular-vector ligament reconstruction for the medial collateral ligament and the posterior oblique ligament injury with single femoral tunnel: a retrospective study

    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical outcomes of anatomical-like triangular-vector ligament reconstruction (TLR) in treating the combined injury of medial collateral ligament (MCL) and poster...

    Hongtao Xu, Kai Kang, Jian Zhang, Dongmei Xin, Wei Liu, Guorong Jin, Jiangtao Dong and Shijun Gao

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:96

    Published on: 26 June 2017

  17. Research article

    Relationship between knee osteoarthritis and meniscal shape in observation of Japanese patients by using magnetic resonance imaging

    The aims of this study were to reveal the characteristics of the meniscal shape at each knee osteoarthritis (OA) severity level and to predict trends or patterns of the meniscal shape change as associated with...

    Tsuneo Kawahara, Takahisa Sasho, Joe Katsuragi, Takashi Ohnishi and Hideaki Haneishi

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:97

    Published on: 26 June 2017

  18. Research article

    Iopromide- and gadopentetic acid-derived preparates used in MR arthrography may be harmful to chondrocytes

    Magnetic resonance arthrography, a procedure through which contrast agents containing gadolinium and/or iopromide are administered intra-articularly, has become a useful tool in musculoskeletal diagnosis. Neve...

    Kadir Oznam, Duygu Yasar Sirin, Ibrahim Yilmaz, Yasin Emre Kaya, Mehmet Isyar, Seyit Ali Gumustas, Hanefi Ozbek, Semih Akkaya, Arda Kayhan and Mahir Mahirogullari

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:98

    Published on: 26 June 2017

  19. Research article

    Evaluation of computed tomography post-processing images in postoperative assessment of Lisfranc injuries compared with plain radiographs

    The objective of this study is to evaluate the value of computed tomography (CT) post-processing images in postoperative assessment of Lisfranc injuries compared with plain radiographs.

    Haobo Li, Yanxi Chen, Minfei Qiang, Kun Zhang, Yuchen Jiang, Yijie Zhang and Xiaoyang Jia

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:91

    Published on: 14 June 2017

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