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Formerly La Chirurgia degli Organi di Movimento


07.07.2020 | Original Article

Bone metastasis in extremity soft tissue sarcomas: risk factors and survival analysis using the SEER registry

Soft tissue sarcomas (STS) are a rare and extremely heterogenous group of cancers, representing < 1% of all human malignancies, with 13,040 new cases in the USA in 2018 [ 1 , 2 ]. They are classified according to their presumed tissue of origin, or …

02.07.2020 | Original Article

A new and improved acetabular cup digital templating method and its clinical application

The templating of the acetabular cup in hip replacement surgery has an important auxiliary benefit [ 1 – 3 ]. The ideal position of acetabular cup in the templating is described by Robert [ 3 ], “…to place an acetabular template against host bone …

26.06.2020 | Review

Outcomes of cementless fixation in medial unicompartmental knee arthroplasty: review of recent literature

Medial unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) is considered the most effective treatment for anteromedial knee osteoarthritis. In England, UKA accounts for around 11.1% of all primary knee replacement [ 1 ]. In 1976 Insall described UKA surgical …

11.06.2020 | Review

Total shoulder arthroplasty with hybrid fixation of glenoid components consisting of cementless porous metal pegs or cage along with cemented backside polyethylene surface: a systematic review

Recently, hybrid glenoid components have been developed, consisting of cementless highly porous metal central peg, monoblock keel or cage along with cemented backside polyethylene surface. The aims of this study were twofold: (1) to determine the …

05.06.2020 | Original Article

Angular stable plate versus reverse shoulder arthroplasty for proximal humeral fractures in elderly patient

Proximal humeral fractures represent 6–8% of all fractures [ 1 ]. The incidence is steadily increasing due to an ever older population and changes in lifestyle [ 2 , 3 ].

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Musculoskeletal Surgery - Formerly La Chirurgia degli Organi di Movimento founded in 1917, is a peer-reviewed journal published three times a year, and aims at being international in scope and readership, as reflected by its editorial team, gathering experts from around the globe. The journal is indexed in PubMed/MEDLINE and is available in its electronic format at

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