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  1. Hip fractures are a common injury among the elderly. Internal fixation with an intramedullary (IM) system has gained popularity for the treatment of intertrochanteric femur fractures. Multiple complications as...

    Authors: Xinning Li, Michael J Heffernan, Christina Kane and Walter Leclair
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:62
  2. The Marshall Smith Syndrome (MSS) is a rare congenital disorder, displaying a constellation of unique symptoms, including orofacial dysmorphisms, accelerated osseous maturation and dysplasias, mental retardati...

    Authors: Matthew Salter, Chandoo Kalmat, Henry Kroll and David Kim
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:61
  3. The treatment of displaced proximal humerus fractures, especially in elderly, remains controversial. The objective of this study was to evaluate functional outcome of locking plate used for fixation of these f...

    Authors: Sameer Aggarwal, Kamal Bali, Mandeep S Dhillon, Vishal Kumar and Aditya K Mootha
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:60
  4. Surgical reattachment of tendon and bone such as in rotator cuff repair, patellar-patella tendon repair and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction often fails due to the failure of regeneration of the...

    Authors: Pauline Po-Yee Lui, Peng Zhang, Kai-Ming Chan and Ling Qin
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:59
  5. Historically, radiographs, micro-computed tomography (micro-CT) exams, palpation and histology have been used to assess fusions in a mouse spine. The objective of this study was to develop a faster, cheaper, r...

    Authors: Ashvin K Dewan, Rahul A Dewan, Nathan Calderon, Angie Fuentes, ZaWaunyka Lazard, Alan R Davis, Michael Heggeness, John A Hipp and Elizabeth A Olmsted-Davis
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:58
  6. Our study was designed to evaluate osseointegration among implants with three surface treatments: plasma-sprayed titanium (P), plasma-sprayed titanium with hydroxyapatite (PHA), and chemical-textured titanium ...

    Authors: Juan C Hermida, Arnie Bergula, Fred Dimaano, Monica Hawkins, Clifford W Colwell Jr and Darryl D D'Lima
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:57
  7. Hemo-lymphangiomas are rare benign tumors that arise from congenital malformation of the vascular system. They are usually diagnosed at birth or early in childhood. The management of hemo-lymphangiomas in chil...

    Authors: Ilias Kosmidis, Maria Vlachou, Anastasios Koutroufinis and Konstantinos Filiopoulos
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:56
  8. A possible difficulty in intra-articular fracture of the distal radius is the displacement tendency of the radial styloid process due to the tension of the brachioradialis tendon.

    Authors: Matthias Jacobi, Peter Wahl and Georges Kohut
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:55
  9. Kyphoplasty is advantageous over vertebroplasty in terms of better kyphosis correction and diminished risk of cement extravasations. Literature described cement leakage causing neurological injury mainly after...

    Authors: Si-Young Park, Hitesh N Modi, Seung-Woo Suh, Jae-Young Hong, Won Noh and Jae-Hyuk Yang
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:54
  10. Osteosarcoma most commonly arises in the long bones of the skeleton, and rarely develops in the bones of the foot. We describe a patient who presented with left foot pain, whose radiographic evaluation reveale...

    Authors: Navin L Kumar, Andrew E Rosenberg and Kevin A Raskin
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:52
  11. Distal radius fractures are common. The increasing prevalence of osteoporosis contributes to frequently complex articular injuries sustained even after low energy falls. The best method of treating complex typ...

    Authors: RE Anakwe, LAK Khan, RE Cook and JE McEachan
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:51
  12. Acetabular fractures still are among the most challenging fractures to treat because of complex anatomy, involved surgical access to fracture sites and the relatively low incidence of these lesions. Proper eva...

    Authors: Jürgen Fornaro, Marius Keel, Matthias Harders, Borut Marincek, Gábor Székely and Thomas Frauenfelder
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:50
  13. Low grade fibromyxoid sarcoma (LGFMS) is a distinctive variant of fibrosarcoma with a high metastasizing potential and sometimes long interval between tumour presentation and metastasis. We present the case of...

    Authors: Christina Arnaoutoglou, Marios G. Lykissas, Ioannis D. Gelalis, Anna Batistatou, Anna Goussia, Michalis Doukas and Theodoros A. Xenakis
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:49
  14. Nonunion of the humeral shaft in patients with antiepileptic drug associated metabolic bone disorder constitute a challenging surgical problem difficult to treat due to seizure activity, osteoporosis, and poor...

    Authors: Vasileios S. Sioros, Marios G. Lykissas, Dimitrios Pafilas, Panayiotis Koulouvaris and Alexandros N. Mavrodontidis
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:48
  15. This case report describes the management of a 15 year old male with a biologically aggressive chondroblastoma of the knee. Following CT, bone scan, angiography and an open biopsy, the diagnosis was confirmed ...

    Authors: Slavko Tomić, Aleksandar Lešić, Marko Bumbaširević, Jelena Sopta, Zoran Rakočević and Henry D. Atkinson
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:47
  16. It is not clear whether total hip arthroplasty performed via a minimally invasive approach leads to less muscle trauma compared to the standard approach.

    Authors: Bernd Fink, Alexander Mittelstaedt, Martin S. Schulz, Pavol Sebena and Joachim Singer
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:46
  17. A variety of techniques are available for fixation of femoral shaft fractures following total hip arthroplasty. The optimal surgical repair method still remains a point of controversy in the literature. Howeve...

    Authors: James P. Lever, Rad Zdero, Markku T. Nousiainen, James P. Waddell and Emil H. Schemitsch
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:45
  18. It is often challenging to find the causes for postoperative pain syndromes after total hip replacement, since they can be very allotropic. One possible cause is the muscular impingement syndrome. The most com...

    Authors: Michael Müller, Marc Dewey, Ivonne Springer, Carsten Perka and Stephan Tohtz
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:44
  19. The devastating earthquake in Sichuan, China on 12 May 2008 left thousands of survivors requiring medical care and intensive rehabilitation. In view of this great demand, the Chinese Speaking Orthopaedic Socie...

    Authors: Caroline Ngar-Chi Wong, Joseph Man-Kit Yu, Sheung-Wai Law, Herman Mun-Cheung Lau and Cavor Kai-Ming Chan
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:43
  20. Congenital talipes equino varus (CTEV) is a three dimensional deformity and is one of the most common congenital abnormalities affecting the lower limb and can be challenging to manage. Hind-foot deformity is ...

    Authors: Mohamed M. El-Sayed and Osama A. Seleem
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:42
  21. Simultaneous bilateral femoral neck fractures are extremely rare and associated with various conditions. Up to now Most cases had correlations with major trauma, repetitive minor trauma, seizure, parathyroid o...

    Authors: Alireza Hootkani, Ali Moradi and Ehsan Vahedi
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:41
  22. In-vitro mechanical tests are commonly performed to assess pre-clinically the effect of implant design on the stability of hip endoprostheses. There is no standard protocol for these tests, and the forces appl...

    Authors: Youngbae Park, Carolyne Albert, Yong-San Yoon, Göran Fernlund, Hanspeter Frei and Thomas R Oxland
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:40
  23. Spinal cord injury is a well-known predisposing factor for development of heterotopic ossification around the joints especially hip and elbow. Heterotopic ossification about the knee is usually located mediall...

    Authors: Ramin Espandar and Babak Haghpanah
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:39
  24. Although the rates of perioperative morbidity and mortality with simultaneous bilateral total knee arthroplasty remain a concern, multiple studies have shown the procedure to be safe in selected patient popula...

    Authors: Benjamin C Taylor, Craig Dimitris, John G Mowbray, Steven T Gaines and Robert N Steensen
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:38
  25. This report describes the radiological and histological findings of a small cell osteosarcoma of a toe phalanx in a 38 year old man. This man presented with pain, swelling and redness of the left third toe. Me...

    Authors: Jantine PosthumaDeBoer, Harm CA Graat, Johannes Bras and Rachid Saouti
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:36
  26. The meniscofibular ligament is an anatomically defined ligament of the knee in humans. However, there are no data regarding the prognosis following injury to this ligament. Our case was a 42-year-old man who p...

    Authors: Koray Unay, Korhan Ozkan, Irfan Esenkaya, Oguz Poyanli and Kaya Akan
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:35
  27. The bone loss associated with revision surgery or pathology has been the impetus for developing modular revision total hip prostheses. Few studies have assessed these modular implants quantitatively from a mec...

    Authors: Habiba Bougherara, Rad Zdero, Suraj Shah, Milan Miric, Marcello Papini, Paul Zalzal and Emil H Schemitsch
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:34
  28. Paget's disease of the bone is a common metabolic bone disease in most European countries, Australia, New Zealand, and North America. Conversely, this disease is rare in Scandinavia, Asia, and Africa. In Japan...

    Authors: Iori Takigami, Akira Ohara, Kazu Matsumoto, Masashi Fukuta and Katsuji Shimizu
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:33
  29. Bone graft studies lack standardized controls. We aim to present a quick and reliable method for the intra-operative generation of acellular bone explants.

    Authors: Katharina Jähn, Volker Braunstein, Pamela I Furlong, Angharad E Simpson, R Geoff Richards and Martin J Stoddart
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:32
  30. The aim of our study was to analyse the efficacy of operative management in recalcitrant lateral epicondylitis of elbow. Forty patients included in this study were referred by general practitioners with a diag...

    Authors: Faizal Rayan, Vittal SR Rao, Sanjay Purushothamdas, Cibu Mukundan and Syed O Shafqat
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:31
  31. The objective of this study was to determine whether one can achieve stable fixation of a two column (transverse) acetabular fracture by only fixing a single column with a locking plate and unicortical locking...

    Authors: Kiarash Khajavi, Arthur T Lee, Derek P Lindsey, Philipp Leucht, Michael J Bellino and Nicholas J Giori
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:30
  32. Polyethylene particulate debris-induced periprosthetic osteolysis is a known complication of knee arthroplasty surgery, and may result in the need for revision surgery. The management of these bony defects can...

    Authors: Henry D Atkinson, Vijai S Ranawat and Roger D Oakeshott
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:29
  33. To evaluate the expression of the type 1 PTH/PTHrP receptor (PTH1R) on chondrocytes from hyaline cartilage over the course of osteoarthritis (OA).

    Authors: Christoph Becher, Thomas Szuwart, Philipp Ronstedt, Sven Ostermeier, Adrian Skwara, Susanne Fuchs-Winkelmann and Carsten O Tibesku
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:28
  34. Skeletal lesions in multiple myeloma are predominantly lytic and when non-union of pathological fractures occur it is typically atrophic. We report a lady of 61 years of age with myeloma who presented with a p...

    Authors: Tosan Okoro and Robert U Ashford
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:26
  35. Traumatic paediatric arterial injuries are a great challenge due to low incidence and specific characteristics of paediatric anatomy and physiology. The aim of the present study was to investigate their epidem...

    Authors: Philipp Mommsen, Christian Zeckey, Frank Hildebrand, Michael Frink, Nawid Khaladj, Nadine Lange, Christian Krettek and Christian Probst
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:25
  36. Principal component analysis (PCA) enables the building of statistical shape models of bones and joints. This has been used in conjunction with computer assisted surgery in the past. However, PCA of the clavic...

    Authors: Zubin J Daruwalla, Patrick Courtis, Clare Fitzpatrick, David Fitzpatrick and Hannan Mullett
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:21
  37. The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether compliance and rehabilitative efforts were predictors of early clinical outcome of total hip resurfacing arthroplasty.

    Authors: David R Marker, Thorsten M Seyler, Anil Bhave, Michael G Zywiel and Michael A Mont
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:20
  38. The locking compression plate (LCP) is an angle-stable fixator intended for intracorporeal application. In selected cases, it can be applied externally in an extracorporeal location to function as a monolatera...

    Authors: Colin Yi-Loong Woon, Merng-Koon Wong and Tet-Sen Howe
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:19
  39. Interstitial fluid flow induced by loading has demonstrated to be an important mediator for regulating bone mass and morphology. It is shown that the fluid movement generated by the intramedullary pressure (Im...

    Authors: Hoyan Lam, Peter Brink and Yi-Xian Qin
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:18
  40. A case of a large recurrent hydatid cyst involving the right ilium and right hip treated with excision of the cyst, Total hip replacement and revision of the acetabular component with a Tripolar articulation f...

    Authors: Venkata SS Neelapala, Coonoor R Chandrasekar and Robert J Grimer
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:17
  41. A major cause of osteonecrosis of the femoral head is interruption of a blood supply to the proximal femur. In order to evaluate blood circulation and pathogenetic alterations, a pig femoral head osteonecrosis...

    Authors: Ping Zhang, Yun Liang, Harry Kim and Hiroki Yokota
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:15
  42. Symptomatic synovial lumbar facet cysts are a relatively rare cause of radiculopathy and spinal stenosis. This case and brief review of the literature, details a patient who presented with acutely symptomatic ...

    Authors: Brett A Freedman, Tuan L Bui and S Timothy Yoon
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:14
  43. The medical cost associated with back pain in the United States is considerable and growing. Although the differential diagnosis of back pain is broad, epidemiological studies suggest a correlation between adu...

    Authors: Katherine Zukotynski, Christine Curtis, Frederick D Grant, Lyle Micheli and S Ted Treves
    Citation: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2010 5:13

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