Skip to main content

Articles

Page 60 of 62

  1. Pasteurized bone grafting is used following the excision of a bone tumor for the purpose of eliminating neoplastic cells while preserving bone-inducing ability. In the hopes of guaranteeing the most favourable...

    Authors: Tatsuya Yoshida, Akio Sakamoto, Nobuaki Tsukamoto, Koichi Nakayama and Yukihide Iwamoto

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:31

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  2. The treatment of an above knee amputee who has sustained a fracture of femoral neck is a challenge for both the orthopaedic surgeon and the rehabilitation team. We present a case of such a patient and discuss ...

    Authors: Leonid Kandel, Miguel Hernandez, Ori Safran, Isabella Schwartz, Meir Liebergall and Yoav Mattan

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:30

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  3. Superior dislocation of the patella is an uncommon condition that mainly occurs in knees with a high patella and medial femorotibial degenerative arthritis. There are no previous reports of this condition occu...

    Authors: Xavier Cusco, Roberto Seijas, Oscar Ares, Jose R Cugat, Montserrat Garcia-Balletbo and Ramon Cugat

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:29

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  4. Treatment of unstable thoracolumbar fractures is controversial regarding short or long segment pedicle screw fixation. Although long level fixation is better, it can decrease one motion segment distally, thus ...

    Authors: Hitesh N Modi, Kook Jin Chung, Il Woo Seo, Hoi Soo Yoon, Ji Hyo Hwang, Hong Kyun Kim, Kyu Cheol Noh and Jung Han Yoo

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:28

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  5. Ectopic chondrogenesis and ossification were observed in a degenerative collagenase-induced calcific tendinopathy model and to a lesser extent, in a patellar tendon traumatic injury model. We hypothesized that...

    Authors: Pauline Po Yee Lui, Lai Shan Chan, Yau Chuk Cheuk, Yuk Wa Lee and Kai Ming Chan

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:27

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  6. Asymptomatic local bone resorption of the tibia under the baseplate can occasionally be observed after total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Its occurrence is not well documented, and so far no explanation is availab...

    Authors: Bernardo Innocenti, Evelyn Truyens, Luc Labey, Pius Wong, Jan Victor and Johan Bellemans

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:26

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  7. Surgery for disc herniations can be complicated by two major problems: painful degeneration of the spinal segment and re-herniation. Therefore, we examined an absorbable poly-glycolic acid (PGA) biomaterial, w...

    Authors: Aldemar A. Hegewald, Sven Knecht, Daniel Baumgartner, Hans Gerber, Michaela Endres, Christian Kaps, Edgar Stüssi and Claudius Thomé

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:25

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  8. We present a case of a Salter-Harris II injury to the proximal tibia associated with both vascular compromise and compartment syndrome. The potential complications of this injury are limb threatening and the n...

    Authors: Nicholas D. Clement and Anukul Goswami

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:23

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  9. Exercise during postnatal development plays a key role in determining adult bone mass and reducing the risk of fracture and osteoporosis later in life. However, the relationship between mechanically-induced os...

    Authors: Jeffrey H Plochocki

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:22

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  10. Fractures of the clavicle comprise between 5% to10% of all fractures. Medial clavicular fractures are uncommon and are normally caused by high-energy trauma. A low impact mechanism of injury should raise suspi...

    Authors: Sheraz S Malik, Saiqah Azad, Shahbaz Malik and Caroline B Hing

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:21

    Content type: Case report

    Published on:

  11. Percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy is a relatively new technique. Very few studies have reported the clinical outcome of percutaneous endoscopic discectomy in terms of quality of life and return to work.

    Authors: Chan WB Peng, William Yeo and Seang B Tan

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:20

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  12. Apoptosis of osteoblasts and osteoclasts regulates bone homeostasis. Skeletal injury in humans results in 'angiogenic' responses primarily mediated by vascular endothelial growth factor(VEGF), a protein essent...

    Authors: John Street and Brian Lenehan

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:19

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  13. Fat Embolism is a complication of long bone fractures, intramedullary fixation and joint arthroplasty. It may progress to fat embolism syndrome, which is rare but involves significant morbidity and can occasio...

    Authors: R Yoga, JC Theis, M Walton and W Sutherland

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:18

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  14. Disease modifying anti-rheumatic drugs (DMARDs) may interfere with bone healing. Previous studies give conflicting advice regarding discontinuation of these drugs in the peri-operative setting. No consensus ex...

    Authors: Ajay Malviya, Jan Herman Kuiper, Nilesh Makwana, Patrick Laing and Brian Ashton

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:17

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  15. Lag screw cut-out failure following fixation of unstable intertrochanteric fractures in osteoporotic bone remains an unsolved challenge. This study tested if resistance to cut-out failure can be improved by us...

    Authors: George K Kouvidis, Mark B Sommers, Peter V Giannoudis, Pavlos G Katonis and Michael Bottlang

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:16

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  16. Musculoskeletal disorders specially knee osteoarthritis are the most common causes of morbidity in old patients. Disturbance of the mechanical axis of the lower extremity is one of the most important causes in...

    Authors: Farzad Omidi-Kashani, Ibrahim G Hasankhani, Mahdi Mazlumi and Mohamad H Ebrahimzadeh

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:15

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  17. This study was performed to evaluate the results of negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT) in patients with open wounds in the foot and ankle region.

    Authors: Hyun-Joo Lee, Joon-Woo Kim, Chang-Wug Oh, Woo-Kie Min, Oog-Jin Shon, Jong-Keon Oh, Byung-Chul Park and Joo-Chul Ihn

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:14

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  18. Traumatic chondral lesions of the knee are common in football and rugby players. The diagnosis is often confirmed by arthroscopy which can be therapeutic by performing microfracture. Prospective information ab...

    Authors: Masoud Riyami and Christer Rolf

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:13

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  19. Heterotopic ossification (HO) is defined as the process by which trabecular bone forms outside of the skeletal structure, occupying space in soft tissue where it does not normally exist. The current popular pr...

    Authors: Evan O Baird and Qian K Kang

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:12

    Content type: Review

    Published on:

  20. The per-operative assessment of primary stem stability may help to improve the performance of total hip replacement. Vibration analysis methods have been successfully used to assess dental implant stability, t...

    Authors: Leonard C Pastrav, Siegfried V N Jaecques, Ilse Jonkers, Georges Van der Perre and Michiel Mulier

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:10

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  21. Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) are commonly used in the treatment of tendinopathies such as tendonitis and tendinosis. Despite this, little is known of their direct actions on tendon-derived cel...

    Authors: Emad Mallick, Nanette Scutt, Andy Scutt and Christer Rolf

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:9

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  22. Increase in hip intra-capsular pressure has been implicated in various hip pathologies, such as avascular necrosis complicating undisplaced femoral neck fracture. Our study aimed at documenting the relationshi...

    Authors: Chi-Hung Yen, Hon-Bong Leung and Paul Yun-Tin Tse

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:8

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  23. Despite the numerous in-vitro studies on the mechanical properties and simulated injury mechanisms of the anterior talofibular ligament (ATFL) and calcaneofibular ligament (CFL), the in-vivo biomechanical beha...

    Authors: Richard J de Asla, Michal Kozánek, Lu Wan, Harry E Rubash and Guoan Li

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:7

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  24. Tissue-engineered bone may be developed by seeding the cells capable of both osteogenesis and vascularization on biocompatible composite scaffolds. The current study investigated the performance of mice bone m...

    Authors: Haiying Yu, Paul H Wooley and Shang-You Yang

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:5

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  25. The decision, whether to amputate or reconstruct a mangled extremity remains the subject of extensive debate since multiple factors influence the decision.

    Authors: Anastasios V Korompilias, Alexandros E Beris, Marios G Lykissas, Marios D Vekris, Vasileios A Kontogeorgakos and Panayiotis N Soucacos

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:4

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  26. A variety of knee injuries and pathologies may cause a deficit in knee proprioception which may increase the risk of reinjury or the progression of disease. Stochastic resonance stimulation is a new therapy wh...

    Authors: Amber T Collins, J Troy Blackburn, Chris W Olcott, Douglas R Dirschl and Paul S Weinhold

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:3

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  27. Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury or reconstruction can cause knee impairments and disability. Knee impairments are related to quadriceps performance – accelerated reaction time (ART) – and disability to...

    Authors: Maria G Papandreou, Evdokia V Billis, Emmanouel M Antonogiannakis and Nikos A Papaioannou

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:2

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  28. Thrombin related peptide (TP508) is a 23 amino-acid synthetic peptide that represents a portion of the receptor-binding domain of thrombin molecule. Previous studies have shown that TP508 can accelerate muscul...

    Authors: Brain M Hanratty, James T Ryaby, Xiao-Hua Pan and Gang Li

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2009 4:1

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  29. A cross-sectional study was performed to describe the upper limb deformity and function in cerebral palsy patients and to determine the correlation of deformity, spasticity, motor control, and sensation to han...

    Authors: Karlen Law, Ellen Y Lee, Boris Kwok-Keung Fung, Lam Shuk Yan, Paata Gudushauri, Kwan Wing Wang, Josephine Wing-Yuk Ip and Shew Ping Chow

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:52

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  30. Hip fracture is associated with pronounced morbidity and excess mortality in elderly women with postmenopausal osteoporosis. Many drugs have been developed to treat osteoporosis and to reduce the risk of osteo...

    Authors: Yoshinari Nakamura, Masatoshi Naito, Kazuo Hayashi, Abbas Fotovati and Samah Abu-Ali

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:51

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  31. Endoprosthetic replacements of the proximal femur are commonly required to treat destructive metastases with either impending or actual pathological fractures at this site. Modular prostheses provide an off th...

    Authors: Coonoor R Chandrasekar, Robert J Grimer, Simon R Carter, Roger M Tillman and Adesegun T Abudu

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:50

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  32. The purpose of this study is to analyze the morphology of the scapula with reference to the glenoid component implantation in reversed shoulder prosthesis, in order to improve primary fixation of the component.

    Authors: Carlos Torrens, Monica Corrales, Gemma Gonzalez, Alberto Solano and Enrique Cáceres

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:49

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  33. Fourier Transform Infrared Imaging (FTIRI) is used to investigate the amide anisotropies at different surfaces of a three-dimensional cartilage or tendon block. With the change in the polarization state of the...

    Authors: Nagarajan Ramakrishnan, Yang Xia and Aruna Bidthanapally

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:48

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  34. Emerging longitudinal data appear to demonstrate an alarming trend towards an increasing prevalence of osteolysis-induced mechanical failure, following total knee replacement (TKR). Even with high-quality mult...

    Authors: Timothy P Kurmis, Andrew P Kurmis, David G Campbell and John P Slavotinek

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:47

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  35. MRI has proven to be an extremely valuable tool in the assessment of normal and pathological spinal anatomy. Accordingly, it is commonly used to assess containment of discal material by the outer fibers of the...

    Authors: Bradley K Weiner and Rikin Patel

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:46

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  36. The effectiveness of thermal shrinkage on the medial parapatellar capsule for treating recurrent patellar dislocation is controversial. One of reasons why it is still controversial is that the effectiveness is...

    Authors: Naiquan Zheng, Brent R Davis and James R Andrews

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:45

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  37. Sufficient primary stability is a prerequisite for the clinical success of cementless implants. Therefore, it is important to have an estimation of the primary stability that can be achieved with new stem desi...

    Authors: Maria E Zeman, Nicolas Sauwen, Luc Labey, Michiel Mulier, Georges Van der Perre and Siegfried V N Jaecques

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:44

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  38. An evaluation of safety and efficacy of high molecular weight hyaluronan (HA) delivered at the time of arthroscopic debridement of the osteoarthritic knee.

    Authors: Xinning Li, Agam Shah, Patricia Franklin, Renee Merolli, Jill Bradley and Brian Busconi

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:43

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  39. There is no national joint replacement registry in the country of Asia and reports of national outcomes of joint replacement in Asia as yet. Therefore, this study was then to report a national data of the numb...

    Authors: Yu-Shu Lai, Hung-Wen Wei and Cheng-Kung Cheng

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:42

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  40. There have been reports of serious complications associated with pedicle screw fixation, including nerve root injuries caused by accidental screw insertion. We have developed a new system of lumbar spinal inst...

    Authors: Yuichi Kasai, Tadashi Inaba, Koji Akeda and Atsumasa Uchida

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:41

    Content type: Technical Note

    Published on:

  41. Anti-inflammatory drugs, NSAIDs, have become an important part of the pain management in day surgery. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effect of Coxib premedication on the intra-operative anaes...

    Authors: Ibrahim Turan, Anette Hein, Eva Jacobson and Jan G Jakobsson

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:40

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  42. Varying surgical techniques, patient groups and results have been described regards the surgical treatment of post traumatic flexion contracture of the elbow. We present our experience using the limited latera...

    Authors: Mark D Brinsden, Andrew J Carr and Jonathan L Rees

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:39

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  43. Accurately measuring in-vivo motion of the knee's patellofemoral (PF) joint is challenging. Conventional measurement techniques have largely been unable to accurately measure three-dimensional, in-vivo motion of ...

    Authors: Michael J Bey, Stephanie K Kline, Scott Tashman and Roger Zauel

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:38

    Content type: Technical Note

    Published on:

  44. Surgical treatment of metastatic spinal cord compression with or without neural deficit is controversial. Karnofsky and Tokuhashi scores have been proposed for prognosis of spinal metastasis. Here, we conducte...

    Authors: Selcuk Yilmazlar, Seref Dogan, Basak Caner, Alper Turkkan, Ahmet Bekar and Ender Korfali

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:37

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  45. Preserved blood flow to bone and soft tissue is essential for their normal function. To date only numerous methods are suitable for direct bone blood flow (BBF) measurement. Here, we introduce a novel quantita...

    Authors: Lior Dayan, Zohar Keidar, Ora Israel, Victor Milloul, Johnathan Sachs and Giris Jacob

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:36

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  46. Many kind of hydroxyapatite-coated cups were used, with favorable results in short term studies; it was supposed that its use could improve osteointegration of the cup, enhancing thus stability and survivorshi...

    Authors: Fabio D'Angelo, Mauro Molina, Giacomo Riva, Giovanni Zatti and Paolo Cherubino

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:35

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

  47. Over the past years, there has been a growing number of knee osteoarthritis (KOA) patients who are not willing to comply with long-term non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAID) treatment and wish to use h...

    Authors: Olayinka O Adegbehingbe, Saburi A Adesanya, Thomas O Idowu, Oluwakemi C Okimi, Oyesiku A Oyelami and Ezekiel O Iwalewa

    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2008 3:34

    Content type: Research article

    Published on:

Annual Journal Metrics