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  1. Research article

    Sinus tarsi approach versus extensile lateral approach for displaced intra-articular calcaneal fracture: a meta-analysis of current evidence base

    The extensile lateral approach (ELA) has been widely performed for displaced intra-articular calcaneal fractures (DIACFs), and wound complications remain a significant problem. As a minimal incision technique,...

    Hui Yao, Tangzhao Liang, Yichun Xu, Gang Hou, Lulu Lv and Junbin Zhang

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:43

    Published on: 14 March 2017

  2. Research article

    A study to compare the efficacy of polyether ether ketone rod device with titanium devices in posterior spinal fusion in a canine model

    The benefits of posterior lumbar fusion surgery with orthotopic paraspinal muscle-pediculated bone flaps are well established. However, the problem of non-union due to mechanical support is not completely reso...

    Nanxiang Wang, Huanxin Xie, Chunyang Xi, Han Zhang and Jinglong Yan

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:40

    Published on: 9 March 2017

  3. Research article

    Effect of a standardized treatment regime for infection after osteosynthesis

    Infection after osteosynthesis is an important complication with significant morbidity and even mortality. These infections are often caused by biofilm-producing bacteria. Treatment algorithms dictate an aggre...

    Pien Hellebrekers, Luke P. H. Leenen, Meriam Hoekstra and Falco Hietbrink

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:41

    Published on: 9 March 2017

  4. Research article

    Evaluation of Singh Index and Osteoporosis Self-Assessment Tool for Asians as risk assessment tools of hip fracture in patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus

    Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM), an epidemic disease around world, has recently been identified as a risk factor for osteoporosis-associated fracture. However, there is no consensus on the best method of asses...

    Zhenyu Liu, Hua Gao, Xiaodong Bai, Liang Zhao, Yadong Li and Baojun Wang

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:37

    Published on: 3 March 2017

  5. Research article

    Simvastatin protects ischemic spinal cord injury from cell death and cytotoxicity through decreasing oxidative stress: in vitro primary cultured rat spinal cord model under oxygen and glucose deprivation-reoxygenation conditions

    Ischemia and the following reperfusion damage are critical mechanisms of spinal cord injury. Statins have been reported to decrease ischemia–reperfusion injury in many organs including the spinal cord. Anti-ox...

    Hye-Min Sohn, Jin-Young Hwang, Jung-Hee Ryu, Jinhee Kim, Seongjoo Park, Jin-woo Park and Sung-Hee Han

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:36

    Published on: 27 February 2017

  6. Research article

    Newly designed anterolateral and posterolateral locking anatomic plates for lateral tibial plateau fractures: a finite element study

    Lateral column tibial plateau fracture fixation with a locking screw plate has higher mechanical stability than other fixation methods. The objectives of the present study were to introduce two newly designed ...

    Pengbo Chen, Hua Lu, Hao Shen, Wei Wang, Binbin Ni and Jishizhan Chen

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:35

    Published on: 23 February 2017

  7. Research article

    Influence of hooks and a lag screw on internal fixation plates for lateral malleolar fracture: a biomechanical and ergonomic study

    For internal fixation of AO classification Type B lateral malleolar fracture, insertion of lag screws into the fracture plane and fixation with a one-third tubular plate as a neutralization plate are the stand...

    Rina Sakai, Masataka Uchino, Terumasa Yoneo, Yasuaki Ohtaki, Hiroaki Minehara, Terumasa Matsuura, Tsutomu Gomi and Masanobu Ujihira

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:34

    Published on: 23 February 2017

  8. Research article

    Prognostic value of the sliding length of cephalocervical screws to predict the risk of non-union after osteosynthesis: a retrospective analysis of 86 patients with intracapsular femoral neck fractures

    Here, we assessed the prognostic value of the early sliding length (ESL) for predicting the risk of non-union after internal fixation of femoral neck fractures (FNFs) by Dual SC Screws (DSCS).

    Yohei Hirakawa, Hidehiro Nakamura, Kazuhito Minamitani, Ryuki Hashida, Masafumi Gotoh and Naoto Shiba

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:33

    Published on: 22 February 2017

  9. 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

  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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

  16. 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

  17. 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

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