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BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders

BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 1/2018

Ausgabe 1/2018

Inhaltsverzeichnis ( 455 Artikel )

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Inflammation and glucose homeostasis are associated with specific structural features among adults without knee osteoarthritis: a cross-sectional study from the osteoarthritis initiative

Alina C. Stout, Mary F. Barbe, Charles B. Eaton, Mamta Amin, Fatimah Al-Eid, Lori Lyn Price, Bing Lu, Grace H. Lo, Ming Zhang, Jincheng Pang, Timothy E. McAlindon, Jeffrey B. Driban

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Desmoid Tumours of the extremity and trunk. A retrospective study of 44 patients

Laura Wirth, Alexander Klein, Andrea Baur-Melnyk, Thomas Knösel, Lars H. Lindner, Falk Roeder, Volkmar Jansson, Hans Roland Dürr

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Fatigue and disturbances of sleep in patients with osteogenesis imperfecta – a cross-sectional questionnaire study

Heidi Arponen, Janna Waltimo-Sirén, Helena Valta, Outi Mäkitie

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Multi-parametric muscle and fat correlation of computed tomography parameters to outcomes in a total hip arthroplasty population

Michael A. Heffler, Ryan Barlow, Yin Xi, Daichi Hayashi, Hayden Box, Michael Huo, Avneesh Chhabra

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

What makes patients aware of their artificial knee joint?

F. L. Loth, M. C. Liebensteiner, J. M. Giesinger, K. Giesinger, H. R. Bliem, B. Holzner

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Reliability and validity of a novel Kinect-based software program for measuring posture, balance and side-bending

Wilhelmus Johannes Andreas Grooten, Lisa Sandberg, John Ressman, Nicolas Diamantoglou, Elin Johansson, Eva Rasmussen-Barr

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Locking plate for treating traumatic sternoclavicular joint dislocation: a case series

Rongguang Ao, Yalong Zhu, Jianhua Zhou, Zhen Jian, Jifei Shi, Cheng Li, Wankun Hu, Baoqing Yu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The effect of ankle tape on joint position sense after local muscle fatigue: a randomized controlled trial

Akram Jahjah, Dietmar Seidenspinner, Karl Schüttler, Antonio Klasan, Thomas J. Heyse, Dominik Malcherczyk, Bilal Farouk El-Zayat

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Expression of MMP-9 decreases metastatic potential of Chondrosarcoma: an immunohistochemical study

Dominik Malcherczyk, Thomas J. Heyse, Bilal F. El-Zayat, Vanessa Kunzke, Roland Moll, Susanne Fuchs-Winkelmann, Jürgen R. J. Paletta

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Perioperative complications after surgical treatment in degenerative adult de novo scoliosis

Maciej J. K. Simon, Henry F. H. Halm, Markus Quante

01.12.2018 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Posterior decompression and occipitocervical fixation followed by intraoperative vertebroplasty for metastatic involvement of the axis

Xinjie Wu, Mingsheng Tan, Yingna Qi, Ping Yi, Feng Yang, Xiangsheng Tang, Qingying Hao

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Factors associated with the prevalence of back pain and work absence in shipyard workers

Seiji Watanabe, Toshiaki Takahashi, Jun Takeba, Hiromasa Miura

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Vertebral column decancellation in Pott’s deformity: use of Surgimap Spine for preoperative surgical planning, retrospective review of 18 patients

Wenhao Hu, Xuesong Zhang, Jiayi Yu, Fanqi Hu, Hao Zhang, Yan Wang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Frailty as a predictor of hospital length of stay after elective total joint replacements in elderly patients

Han Ting Wang, Josée Fafard, Stéphane Ahern, Pascal-André Vendittoli, Paul Hebert

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Minimally invasive versus open Transforaminal lumbar Interbody fusion in obese patients: a meta-analysis

Qingsong Xie, Jing Zhang, Feng Lu, Hao Wu, Zan Chen, Fengzeng Jian

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Associations between circulating adipokines and bone mineral density in patients with knee osteoarthritis: a cross-sectional study

Juan Wu, Jianhua Xu, Kang Wang, Qicui Zhu, Jingyu Cai, Jiale Ren, Shuang Zheng, Changhai Ding

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Identification of pain categories associated with change in pain in patients receiving placebo: data from two phase 3 randomized clinical trials in symptomatic knee osteoarthritis

Asger Reinstrup Bihlet, Inger Byrjalsen, Anne-Christine Bay-Jensen, Jeppe Ragnar Andersen, Claus Christiansen, Bente Juel Riis, Ivo Valter, Morten A. Karsdal, Marc C. Hochberg

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Cementless unicompartmental knee replacement allows early return to normal activity

Benjamin Panzram, Ines Bertlich, Tobias Reiner, Tilman Walker, Sébastien Hagmann, Tobias Gotterbarm

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

An unusual case of symptomatic deep vein thrombosis and pulmonary embolism after arthroscopic meniscus surgery

Chao-Hua Fang, Hua Liu, Jun-Hui Zhang, Shi-Gui Yan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Epidemiology of arthritis, chronic back pain, gout, osteoporosis, spondyloarthropathies and rheumatoid arthritis among 1.5 million patients in Australian general practice: NPS MedicineWise MedicineInsight dataset

David Alejandro González-Chica, Simon Vanlint, Elizabeth Hoon, Nigel Stocks

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Bone mineral density at the hip and its relation to fat mass and lean mass in adolescents: the Tromsø Study, Fit Futures

Anne Winther, Lone Jørgensen, Luai Awad Ahmed, Tore Christoffersen, Anne-Sofie Furberg, Guri Grimnes, Rolf Jorde, Ole Andreas Nilsen, Elaine Dennison, Nina Emaus

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Meta-analysis of serum C-reactive protein and cartilage oligomeric matrix protein levels as biomarkers for clinical knee osteoarthritis

Junfeng Zhang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Disability due to knee pain and somatising tendency in Japanese adults

Tomoko Fujii, Hiroyuki Oka, Junji Katsuhira, Juichi Tonosu, Satoshi Kasahara, Sakae Tanaka, Ko Matsudaira

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Concomitant glenohumeral injuries in Neer type II distal clavicle fractures

Tobias Helfen, Georg Siebenbürger, Florian Haasters, Wolfgang Böcker, Ben Ockert

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

With axial loading during MRI diurnal T2-value changes in lumbar discs are neglectable: a cross sectional study

L. Torén, H. Hebelka, I. Kasperska, H. Brisby, K. Lagerstrand

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Manual therapy in the treatment of patients with hemophilia B and inhibitor

Rubén Cuesta-Barriuso, Roberto O. Trelles-Martínez

01.12.2018 | Debate | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Clinical relevance of contextual factors as triggers of placebo and nocebo effects in musculoskeletal pain

Giacomo Rossettini, Elisa Carlino, Marco Testa

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Radiological changes do not influence clinical mid-term outcome in stemless humeral head replacements with hollow screw fixation: a prospective radiological and clinical evaluation

Philipp R. Heuberer, Georg Brandl, Leo Pauzenberger, Brenda Laky, Bernhard Kriegleder, Werner Anderl

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Detecting functional change in response to exercise in knee osteoarthritis: a comparison of two computerized adaptive tests

Feng-Hang Chang, Alan M. Jette, Mary D. Slavin, Kristin Baker, Pengsheng Ni, Julie J. Keysor

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Factors related to subjective satisfaction following microendoscopic foraminotomy for cervical radiculopathy

Juichi Tonosu, Hirohiko Inanami, Hiroyuki Oka, Yuichi Takano, Hisashi Koga, Yohei Yuzawa, Ryutaro Shiboi, Yasushi Oshima, Satoshi Baba, Sakae Tanaka, Ko Matsudaira

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Use of autogenous onlay bone graft for uncontained tibial bone defects in primary total knee arthroplasty

Jung-Ro Yoon, In-Wook Seo, Young-Soo Shin

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparison of single-dose radial extracorporeal shock wave and local corticosteroid injection for treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome including mid-term efficacy: a prospective randomized controlled trial

Pichitchai Atthakomol, Worapaka Manosroi, Areerak Phanphaisarn, Sureeporn Phrompaet, Sawan Iammatavee, Siam Tongprasert

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparison among perfect-C®, zero-P®, and plates with a cage in single-level cervical degenerative disc disease

Sung Hyun Noh, Ho Yeol Zhang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

What do we know about managing Dupuytren’s disease cost-effectively?

Melina Dritsaki, Oliver Rivero-Arias, Alastair Gray, Catherine Ball, Jagdeep Nanchahal

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Routine versus on demand removal of the syndesmotic screw; a protocol for an international randomised controlled trial (RODEO-trial)

S. A. Dingemans, M. F. N. Birnie, F. R. K. Sanders, M. P. J. van den Bekerom, M. Backes, E. van Beeck, F. W. Bloemers, B. van Dijkman, E. Flikweert, D. Haverkamp, H. R. Holtslag, J. M. Hoogendoorn, P. Joosse, M. Parkkinen, G. Roukema, N. Sosef, B. A. Twigt, R. N. van Veen, A. H. van der Veen, J. Vermeulen, J. Winkelhagen, B. C. van der Zwaard, S. van Dieren, J. C. Goslings, T. Schepers

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

How does the sagittal spinal balance of the scoliotic population deviate from the asymptomatic population?

Pan-pan Hu, Miao Yu, Xiao-guang Liu, Zhong-qiang Chen, Zhong-jun Liu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Characteristics of cervical sagittal parameters in healthy cervical spine adults and patients with cervical disc degeneration

Rong Xing, Wangmi Liu, Xilei Li, Libo Jiang, Mumingjiang Yishakea, Jian Dong

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Biomechanical effects of metastasis in the osteoporotic lumbar spine: A Finite Element Analysis

Giuseppe Salvatore, Alessandra Berton, Hugo Giambini, Mauro Ciuffreda, Pino Florio, Umile Giuseppe Longo, Vincenzo Denaro, Andrew Thoreson, Kai-Nan An

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Serum and synovial fluid cytokine profiling in hip osteoarthritis: distinct from knee osteoarthritis and correlated with pain

Guomin Ren, Ian Lutz, Pamela Railton, J. Preston Wiley, Jenelle McAllister, James Powell, Roman J. Krawetz

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Epidemiology of paediatric presentations with musculoskeletal problems in primary care

Albert Tan, Victoria Y. Strauss, Joanne Protheroe, Kate M. Dunn

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Clinical and radiological outcomes of arthroscopically assisted cannulated screw fixation for tibial eminence fracture in children and adolescents

Chang Ho Shin, Doo Jae Lee, In Ho Choi, Tae-Joon Cho, Won Joon Yoo

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

In-vivo study of osseointegration in Prestige LP cervical disc prosthesis

Jigang Lou, Beiyu Wang, Tingkui Wu, Wenjie Wu, Huibo Li, Ziyang Liu, Hao Liu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Osteoporosis knowledge and beliefs in diabetic patients: a cross sectional study from Palestine

Ghaith A. Ishtaya, Yazan M. Anabtawi, Sa’ed H. Zyoud, Waleed M. Sweileh

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Risk factors for neck pain among forklift truck operators: a retrospective cohort study

U. Flodin, B. Rolander, H. Löfgren, B. Krapi, F. Nyqvist, C. Wåhlin

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with quadriceps tendon-patellar bone allograft: matched case control study

Yoon-Ho Kwak, Sahnghoon Lee, Myung Chul Lee, Hyuk-Soo Han

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparison of screening strategies for prevalent vertebral fractures in South Korea: vertebral fracture assessment vs. spine radiography

Sung-Hee Oh, Dam Kim, Young Eun Lee, Deog-Yoon Kim, Yu Kyung Lee, Joo-Hyun Lee, Sang-Cheol Bae, Yun Young Choi, Junhee Pyo, Jeonghoon Ahn, Yoon-Kyoung Sung

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Protocol for the Individual Placement and Support (IPS) in Pain Trial: A randomized controlled trial investigating the effectiveness of IPS for patients with chronic pain

Lene Therese B. Linnemørken, Vigdis Sveinsdottir, Thomas Knutzen, Linn Rødevand, Kjersti Helene Hernæs, Silje Endresen Reme

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effects of local treatment with and without sensorimotor and balance exercise in individuals with neck pain: protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Munlika Sremakaew, Gwendolen Jull, Julia Treleaven, Marco Barbero, Deborah Falla, Sureeporn Uthaikhup

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Safety and efficacy of platelet-rich plasma in treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome; a randomized controlled trial

Seyed Ahmad Raeissadat, Afshin Karimzadeh, Masoud Hashemi, Leila Bagherzadeh

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Impact of treatment strategy and physical performance on future knee-related self-efficacy in individuals with ACL injury

Vala Flosadottir, Richard Frobell, Ewa M. Roos, Eva Ageberg

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Morphological characteristics of the posterior malleolar fragment according to ankle fracture patterns: a computed tomography-based study

Young Yi, Dong-Il Chun, Sung Hun Won, Suyeon Park, Sanghyeon Lee, Jaeho Cho

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

3D analysis of Osteosyntheses material using semi-automated CT segmentation: a case series of a 4 corner fusion plate

Rebecca Woehl, Johannes Maier, Sebastian Gehmert, Christoph Palm, Birgit Riebschlaeger, Michael Nerlich, Michaela Huber

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A retrospective analysis of bone mineral status in patients requiring spinal surgery

Tobias Schmidt, Katharina Ebert, Tim Rolvien, Nicola Oehler, Jens Lohmann, Luca Papavero, Ralph Kothe, Michael Amling, Florian Barvencik, Haider Mussawy

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Parameters influencing hand grip strength measured with the manugraphy system

Alice Wichelhaus, Christoph Harms, Julia Neumann, Steffen Ziegler, Günther Kundt, Karl Josef Prommersberger, Thomas Mittlmeier, Marion Mühldorfer-Fodor

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Analysis of Total Knee Arthroplasty revision causes

Anne Postler, Cornelia Lützner, Franziska Beyer, Eric Tille, Jörg Lützner

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The knitting community-based trial for older women with osteoarthritis of the hands: design and rationale of a randomized controlled trial

Paulette Guitard, Lucie Brosseau, George A. Wells, Nicole Paquet, Gail Paterson, Karine Toupin-April, Sabrina Cavallo, Sibel Z. Aydin, Guillaume Léonard, Gino De Angelis

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effects of multilevel posterior ligament dissection after spinal instrumentation on adjacent segment biomechanics as a potential risk factor for proximal junctional kyphosis: a biomechanical study

Tobias Lange, Tobias L. Schulte, Georg Gosheger, Albert Schulze Boevingloh, Raul Mayr, Werner Schmoelz

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prevalence of adolescent physical activity-related injuries in sports, leisure time, and school: the National Physical Activity Behaviour Study for children and Adolescents

Anu M. Räisänen, Sami Kokko, Kati Pasanen, Mari Leppänen, Arja Rimpelä, Jari Villberg, Jari Parkkari

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Change in physical activity level and clinical outcomes in older adults with knee pain: a secondary analysis from a randomised controlled trial

Jonathan G. Quicke, Nadine E. Foster, Peter R. Croft, Reuben O. Ogollah, Melanie A. Holden

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Tranexamic acid in total shoulder arthroplasty and reverse shoulder arthroplasty: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Liang-Tseng Kuo, Wei-Hsiu Hsu, Ching-Chi Chi, Jae Chul Yoo

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Genetic polymorphisms in bone morphogenetic protein receptor type IA gene predisposes individuals to ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament of the cervical spine via the smad signaling pathway

Hao Wang, Weitao Jin, Haibin Li

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The association between subgroups of MRI findings identified with latent class analysis and low back pain in 40-year-old Danes

Rikke K. Jensen, Peter Kent, Tue S. Jensen, Per Kjaer

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Oncological, surgical and functional results of the treatment of patients after hemipelvectomy due to metastases

Grzegorz Guzik

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Objective assessment of physical activity and sedentary behaviour in knee osteoarthritis patients – beyond daily steps and total sedentary time

Maik Sliepen, Elsa Mauricio, Matthijs Lipperts, Bernd Grimm, Dieter Rosenbaum

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

MRI findings of low-grade fibromyxoid sarcoma: a case report and literature review

Yali Yue, Yongkang Liu, Lina Song, Xiao Chen, Yaohui Wang, Zhongqiu Wang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Clinical and imaging characteristics in patients undergoing surgery for lumbar epidural lipomatosis

Taketoshi Yasuda, Kayo Suzuki, Yoshiharu Kawaguchi, Shoji Seki, Hiroto Makino, Kenta Watanabe, Takeshi Hori, Tohru Yamagami, Masahiko Kanamori, Tomoatsu Kimura

01.12.2018 | Review | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Nanotechnology in orthopedics: a clinically oriented review

Walter Ryan Smith, Parke William Hudson, Brent Andrew Ponce, Sakthivel Rajan Rajaram Manoharan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The influence of preoperative determinants on quality of life, functioning and pain after total knee and hip replacement: a pooled analysis of Dutch cohorts

Stefanie N. Hofstede, Maaike G. J. Gademan, Theo Stijnen, Rob G. H. H. Nelissen, Perla J. Marang- van de Mheen, on behalf of the ARGON-OPTIMA study group

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A case of bilateral revision total knee arthroplasty using distal femoral allograft–prosthesis composite and femoral head allografting at the tibial site with a varus-valgus constrained prosthesis: ten-year follow up

Sung-Hyun Lee, Sung-Hyun Noh, Keun-Churl Chun, Joung-Kyue Han, Churl-Hong Chun

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Incidence of distal radius fracture surgery in Finns aged 50 years or more between 1998 and 2016 – too many patients are yet operated on?

Teemu P. Hevonkorpi, Antti P. Launonen, Tuomas T. Huttunen, Pekka Kannus, Seppo Niemi, Ville M. Mattila

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Development of the Japanese Core Outcome Measures Index (COMI): cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric validation

Ko Matsudaira, Hiroyuki Oka, Yasushi Oshima, Hirotaka Chikuda, Yuki Taniguchi, Yoshitaka Matsubayashi, Mika Kawaguchi, Emiko Sato, Haruka Murano, Thomas Laurent, Sakae Tanaka, Anne F. Mannion

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

What factors impact on the implementation of clubfoot treatment services in low and middle-income countries?: a narrative synthesis of existing qualitative studies

Sarah Drew, Rachael Gooberman-Hill, Christopher Lavy

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Biomechanical efficacy of AP, PA lag screws and posterior plating for fixation of posterior malleolar fractures: a three dimensional finite element study

Adeel Anwar, Zhen Zhang, Decheng Lv, Gang Lv, Zhi Zhao, Yanfeng Wang, Yue Cai, Wasim Qasim, Muhammad Umar Nazir, Ming Lu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Could pelvic parameters determine optimal postoperative thoracic kyphosis in Lenke type 1 AIS patients?

Shunan Liu, Yuancheng Zhang, Hongda Bao, Peng Yan, Zezhang Zhu, Zhen Liu, Bangping Qian, Yong Qiu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Quantitative MRI comparison of multifidus muscle degeneration in thoracolumbar fractures treated with open and minimally invasive approach

F. Gilbert, T. M. Heintel, M. G. Jakubietz, H. Köstler, C. Sebald, R. H. Meffert, A. M. Weng

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Self-care of chronic musculoskeletal pain – experiences and attitudes of patients and health care providers

Irena Kovačević, Višnja Majerić Kogler, Tihana Magdić Turković, Lidija Fumić Dunkić, Željko Ivanec, Davorina Petek

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Modified Essex-Lopresti procedure with percutaneous calcaneoplasty for comminuted intra-articular calcaneal fractures: a retrospective case analysis

Jen-Ta Shih, Chun-Lin Kuo, Tsu-Te Yeh, Hsain-Chung Shen, Ru-Yu Pan, Chia-Chun Wu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparison of mesenchymal stem cells obtained by suspended culture of synovium from patients with rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis

Yuji Kohno, Mitsuru Mizuno, Nobutake Ozeki, Hisako Katano, Koji Otabe, Hideyuki Koga, Mikio Matsumoto, Haruka Kaneko, Yuji Takazawa, Ichiro Sekiya

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prevalence of and characteristics associated with insomnia and obstructive sleep apnea among veterans with knee and hip osteoarthritis

Shannon Stark Taylor, Jaime M. Hughes, Cynthia J. Coffman, Amy S. Jeffreys, Christi S. Ulmer, Eugene Z. Oddone, Hayden B. Bosworth, William S. Yancy Jr, Kelli D. Allen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Risk factors for progression of radiographic knee osteoarthritis in elderly community residents in Korea

Jong Jin Yoo, Dong Hyun Kim, Hyun Ah Kim

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Early detection of osteoarthritis in rabbits using MRI with a double-contrast agent

Okihiro Onishi, Kazuya Ikoma, Masamitsu Kido, Yukichi Kabuto, Keiichiro Ueshima, Ken-ichi Matsuda, Masaki Tanaka, Toshikazu Kubo

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Influence of surgery involving tendons around the knee joint on ankle motion during gait in patients with cerebral palsy

Seung Yeol Lee, Soon-Sun Kwon, Chin Youb Chung, Kyoung Min Lee, Ki Hyuk Sung, Sangwoo Kim, Moon Seok Park

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Interview based malnutrition assessment can predict adverse events within 6 months after primary and revision arthroplasty – a prospective observational study of 351 patients

Christoph Ihle, Christoph Weiß, Gunnar Blumenstock, Ulrich Stöckle, Björn Gunnar Ochs, Christian Bahrs, Andreas Nüssler, Anna Janine Schreiner

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Walking balance is mediated by muscle strength and bone mineral density in postmenopausal women: an observational study

S. C. Ibeneme, C. Ekanem, A. Ezuma, N. Iloanusi, N. N. Lasebikan, O. A. Lasebikan, O. E. Oboh

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparison of oral versus intra-articular tranexamic acid in enhanced-recovery primary total knee arthroplasty without tourniquet application: a randomized controlled trial

Duan Wang, Hui Zhu, Wei-Kun Meng, Hao-Yang Wang, Ze-Yu Luo, Fu-Xing Pei, Qi Li, Zong-Ke Zhou

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Pre-operative radiographic findings predicting concomitant posterior malleolar fractures in tibial shaft fractures: a comparative retrospective study

Zhipeng Huang, Yuan Liu, Wenjun Xie, Xiang Li, Xiaodong Qin, Jun Hu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

No difference in the functional improvements between unilateral and bilateral total knee replacements

Yu-Hao Huang, Chin Lin, Jia-Hwa Yang, Leou-Chyr Lin, Chih-Yuan Mou, Kwo-Tsao Chiang, Man-Gang Lee, Hsien-Feng Chang, Hsueh-Lu Chang, Wen Su, Shih-Jen Yeh, Hung Chang, Chih-Chien Wang, Sui-Lung Su

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Association between braced curve behavior by pubertal growth peak and bracing effectiveness in female idiopathic scoliosis: a longitudinal cohort study

Sai-hu Mao, Xu Sun, Ben-long Shi, Yong Qiu, Bang-ping Qian, Jack C. Y. Cheng

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Intra- and interobserver reliability of glenoid fracture classifications by Ideberg, Euler and AO

F. Gilbert, L. Eden, R. Meffert, F. Konietschke, J. Lotz, L. Bauer, W. Staab

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Trigger wrist caused by avascular necrosis of the capitate: a case report

Yuichiro Matsui, Daisuke Kawamura, Hiroaki Kida, Kanako C. Hatanaka, Norimasa Iwasaki

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Identifying complications requiring re-operation following primary hip or knee arthroplasty: a consecutive series of 98 patients

Bill Reynolds, Nick Maister, Stephen D. Gill, Shaun Waring, Peter Schoch, Sally Beattie, Andrew Thomson, Richard S. Page

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Above-versus below-elbow casting for conservative treatment of distal radius fractures: a randomized controlled trial and study protocol

Aldo Okamura, Gabriel Maciel de Mendonça, Jorge Raduan Neto, Vinicius Ynoe de Moraes, Flavio Faloppa, João Carlos Belloti

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Change in muscle volume after steroid therapy in patients with myositis assessed using cross-sectional computed tomography

Takashi Nawata, Makoto Kubo, Takafumi Nomura, Keiji Oishi, Kosaku Shiragami, Tadayoshi Ikegami, Munemasa Okada, Shigeki Kobayashi, Masafumi Yano

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparison between absorbable pins and mini-screw fixations for the treatment of radial head fractures Mason type II-III

Luigi Tarallo, Raffaele Mugnai, Martina Rocchi, Francesco Capra, Fabio Catani

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prognostic factors of a favorable outcome following a supervised exercise program for soldiers with sub-acute and chronic low back pain

Marc Perron, Chantal Gendron, Pierre Langevin, Jean Leblond, Marianne Roos, Jean-Sébastien Roy

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Handgrip force steadiness in young and older adults: a reproducibility study

Andreas W. Blomkvist, Fredrik Eika, Eling D. de Bruin, Stig Andersen, Martin Jorgensen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The clinical relevance of the presence of bridging syndesmophytes on kyphosis correction and maintenance following pedicle subtraction osteotomy for thoracolumbar kyphotic deformity in ankylosing spondylitis: a comparative cohort study

Sai-hu Mao, Zong-xian Feng, Bang-ping Qian, Yong Qiu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Mild (not severe) disc degeneration is implicated in the progression of bilateral L5 spondylolysis to spondylolisthesis

Vivek A. S. Ramakrishna, Uphar Chamoli, Luke L. Viglione, Naomi Tsafnat, Ashish D. Diwan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Reliability and validity of a novel quality of life questionnaire for female patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: Scoliosis Japanese Questionnaire-27: a multicenter, cross-sectional study

Toru Doi, Hirokazu Inoue, Yasuhisa Arai, Osamu Shirado, Tokuhide Doi, Ken Yamazaki, Koki Uno, Haruhisa Yanagida, Katsushi Takeshita

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effect of a resistance and balance exercise programme for women with osteoporosis and vertebral fracture: study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Brita Stanghelle, Hege Bentzen, Lora Giangregorio, Are Hugo Pripp, Astrid Bergland

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Clinical and radiographic outcome of dynamic cervical implant (DCI) arthroplasty for degenerative cervical disc disease: a minimal five-year follow-up

Lin-nan Wang, Bo-wen Hu, Lei Wang, Yue-ming Song, Xi Yang, Li-min Liu, Hao Liu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

How does iliosacral bone tumor resection without reconstruction affect the ipsilateral hip joint?

Tao JIN, Weifeng LIU, Hairong XU, Yuan LI, Lin HAO, Xiaohui NIU

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The impact of varus angulation on proximal fractures of the ulna

Xuchao Shi, Tianlong Pan, Dengying Wu, Rong Chen, Zeng Lin, Jun Pan

01.12.2018 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Introduction of a guide based on a femoral neck section for fixation with multiple screws: a cadaveric study

Qiuliang Zhu, Bin Xu, Jinzhu Lv, Maohua Yan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Quantitative analysis of near-implant magnesium accumulation for a Si-containing coated AZ31 cage from a goat cervical spine fusion model

Fan Zhang, Haocheng Xu, Hongli Wang, Fang Geng, Xiaosheng Ma, Minghao Shao, Shun Xu, Feizhou Lu, Jianyuan Jiang

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Nordic Innovative Trial to Evaluate OsteoPorotic Fractures (NITEP-group): non-operative treatment versus surgery with volar locking plate in the treatment of distal radius fracture in patients aged 65 and over – a study protocol for a prospective, randomized controlled trial

Teemu P. Hevonkorpi, Antti P. Launonen, Lauri Raittio, Toni Luokkala, Juha Kukkonen, Aleksi Reito, Bakir O. Sumrein, Minna K. Laitinen, Ville M. Mattila, on behalf of the NITEP-group

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Distribution of ossified spinal lesions in patients with severe ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament and prediction of ossification at each segment based on the cervical OP index classification: a multicenter study (JOSL CT study)

Takashi Hirai, Toshitaka Yoshii, Narihito Nagoshi, Kazuhiro Takeuchi, Kanji Mori, Shuta Ushio, Akio Iwanami, Tsuyoshi Yamada, Shoji Seki, Takashi Tsuji, Kanehiro Fujiyoshi, Mitsuru Furukawa, Soraya Nishimura, Kanichiro Wada, Takeo Furuya, Yukihiro Matsuyama, Tomohiko Hasegawa, Katsushi Takeshita, Atsushi Kimura, Masahiko Abematsu, Hirotaka Haro, Tetsuro Ohba, Masahiko Watanabe, Hiroyuki Katoh, Kei Watanabe, Hiroshi Ozawa, Haruo Kanno, Shiro Imagama, Kei Ando, Shunsuke Fujibayashi, Masao Koda, Masashi Yamazaki, Morio Matsumoto, Masaya Nakamura, Atsushi Okawa, Yoshiharu Kawaguchi

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Management of isolated coronal shear fractures of the humeral capitellum with Herbert screw fixation through anterolateral approach

Tengbo Yu, Hao Tao, Fenglei Xu, Yanling Hu, Chengdong Zhang, Guangjie Zhou

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Postural awareness and its relation to pain: validation of an innovative instrument measuring awareness of body posture in patients with chronic pain

Holger Cramer, Wolf E. Mehling, Felix J. Saha, Gustav Dobos, Romy Lauche

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The relationship between low back pain and professional driving in young military recruits

Oren Zack, Regina Levin, Ayala Krakov, Aharon S. Finestone, Shlomo Moshe

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Is sleep disturbance in patients with chronic pain affected by physical exercise or ACT-based stress management? – A randomized controlled study

Tobias Wiklund, Steven J. Linton, Peter Alföldi, Björn Gerdle

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Quality of internet-based decision aids for shoulder arthritis: what are patients reading?

Jeremy S. Somerson, Aaron J. Bois, Jeffrey Jeng, Kamal I. Bohsali, John W. Hinchey, Michael A. Wirth

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Inclusion and exclusion criteria used in non-specific low back pain trials: a review of randomised controlled trials published between 2006 and 2012

Pål André Amundsen, David W. Evans, Dévan Rajendran, Philip Bright, Tom Bjørkli, Sandra Eldridge, Rachelle Buchbinder, Martin Underwood, Robert Froud

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correlation analysis between the magnetic resonance imaging characteristics of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures and the efficacy of percutaneous vertebroplasty: a prospective cohort study

Wei Xu, Silian Wang, Chao Chen, Yifan Li, Yunhan Ji, Xiaodong Zhu, Zhikun Li

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effectiveness of ultrasonography and nerve conduction studies in the diagnosing of carpal tunnel syndrome: clinical trial on accuracy

Benedito Felipe Rabay Pimentel, Flávio Faloppa, Marcel Jun Sugawara Tamaoki, João Carlos Belloti

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A comparison of the stem cell characteristics of murine tenocytes and tendon-derived stem cells

Katie Joanna Lee, Peter David Clegg, Eithne Josephine Comerford, Elizabeth Gail Canty-Laird

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Biologic plating of unstable distal radial fractures

Jae-Man Kwak, Gu-Hee Jung

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Linguistic validation, validity and reliability of the British English versions of the Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand (DASH) questionnaire and QuickDASH in people with rheumatoid arthritis

Alison Hammond, Yeliz Prior, Sarah Tyson

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A comparison of zero-profile anchored spacer (ROI-C) and plate fixation in 2-level noncontiguous anterior cervical discectomy and fusion- a retrospective study

Zongyu Zhang, Yawei Li, Weimin Jiang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Runners with patellofemoral pain demonstrate sub-groups of pelvic acceleration profiles using hierarchical cluster analysis: an exploratory cross-sectional study

Ricky Watari, Sean T. Osis, Angkoon Phinyomark, Reed Ferber

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Controlled, cross-sectional, multi-center study of physical capacity and associated factors in women with fibromyalgia

Anette Larsson, Annie Palstam, Jan Bjersing, Monika Löfgren, Malin Ernberg, Eva Kosek, Björn Gerdle, Kaisa Mannerkorpi

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Developing a risk prediction model for the functional outcome after hip arthroscopy

Patrick Stephan, Maarten A. Röling, Nina M. C. Mathijssen, Gerjon Hannink, Rolf M. Bloem

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The risk of violating the posterior malleolar fracture when nailing the ipsilateral concomitant spiral distal tibial fracture

Yu Zhang, Xiaodong Qin, Lijun Song, Xiang Li

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Are large clinical trials in orthopaedic trauma justified?

Sheila Sprague, Paul Tornetta III, Gerard P. Slobogean, Nathan N. O’Hara, Paula McKay, Brad Petrisor, Kyle J. Jeray, Emil H. Schemitsch, David Sanders, Mohit Bhandari, on behalf of the FLOW Investigators

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A biomechanical analysis of triangular medial knee reconstruction

Xiaomeng Wang, Huixin Liu, Guman Duan, Yingzhen Niu, Chang Liu, Fei Wang

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

An unexpected cause of sacroiliitis in a patient with gout and chronic psoriasis with inflammatory arthritis: a case report

Safi Alqatari, Roberta Visevic, Nina Marshall, John Ryan, Grainne Murphy

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Self-reported functional recovery after reconstruction versus repair in acute anterior cruciate ligament rupture (ROTOR): a randomized controlled clinical trial

Barbara C. Boer, Roy A. G. Hoogeslag, Reinoud W. Brouwer, Anna Demmer, Rianne M. H. A. Huis in ‘t Veld

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Insomnia and risk of chronic musculoskeletal complaints: longitudinal data from the HUNT study, Norway

B. L. Uhlig, T. Sand, T. I. Nilsen, P. J. Mork, K. Hagen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

BADGE, a synthetic antagonist for PPARγ, prevents steroid-related osteonecrosis in a rabbit model

Na Yuan, Jia Li, Meng Li, Wenchen Ji, Zhaogang Ge, Lihong Fan, Kunzheng Wang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Fate of stable hips after prophylactic femoral varization osteotomy in patients with cerebral palsy

Ki Hyuk Sung, Soon-Sun Kwon, Chin Youb Chung, Kyoung Min Lee, Jaeyoung Kim, Seung Yeol Lee, Moon Seok Park

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

POWIFF- Prospective study of wrist internal fixation of fracture: A protocol for a single centre, superiority, randomised controlled trial to study the efficacy of the VRP (2.0) distal radius plate (Austofix) versus the VA-LCP (Depuy-Synthes) for distal radius fractures

V. D. Varghese, Peter Smitham, Stuart Howell, Suzanne Edwards, Mark Rickman

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effectiveness of a new model of primary care management on knee pain and function in patients with knee osteoarthritis: Protocol for THE PARTNER STUDY

David J. Hunter, Rana S. Hinman, Jocelyn L. Bowden, Thorlene Egerton, Andrew M. Briggs, Stephen J. Bunker, Jessica Kasza, Andrew B. Forbes, Simon D. French, Marie Pirotta, Deborah J. Schofield, Nicholas A. Zwar, Kim L. Bennell, the PARTNER Study Team

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The use of assistive technology in shoulder exercise rehabilitation – a qualitative study of acceptability within a pilot project

Anthony W. Gilbert, Iva Hauptmannova, Anju Jaggi

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evaluation of three patient reported outcome measures following operative fixation of closed ankle fractures

Andrew M. Garratt, Markus G. Naumann, Ulf Sigurdsen, Stein Erik Utvåg, Knut Stavem

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Methodological considerations in region of interest definitions for paraspinal muscles in axial MRIs of the lumbar spine

David B. Berry, Jennifer Padwal, Seth Johnson, Callan L. Parra, Samuel R. Ward, Bahar Shahidi

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Subtle elbow instability associated with lateral epicondylitis

Sang Ho Kwak, Seung-Jun Lee, Hee Seok Jeong, Min Uk Do, Kuen Tak Suh

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Association between Fas/FasL gene polymorphism and musculoskeletal degenerative diseases: a meta-analysis

Donghua Huang, Jinrong Xiao, Xiangyu Deng, Kaige Ma, Hang Liang, Deyao Shi, Fashuai Wu, Zengwu Shao

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Abnormal PITX1 gene methylation in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a pilot study

Benlong Shi, Liang Xu, Saihu Mao, Leilei Xu, Zhen Liu, Xu Sun, Zezhang Zhu, Yong Qiu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Elasticity standard values of the Achilles tendon assessed with acoustic radiation force impulse elastography on healthy volunteers: a cross section study

Jonas Wakker, Wolfgang Kratzer, Tilmann Graeter, Julian Schmidberger, PhD for the Elasto Study Group

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Optimising perioperative care for hip and knee arthroplasty in South Africa: a Delphi consensus study

U. Plenge, M. B. Nortje, L. C. Marais, J. D. Jordaan, R. Parker, N. van der Westhuizen, J. F. van der Merwe, J. Marais, W. V. September, G. L. Davies, T. Pretorius, C. Solomon, P. Ryan, A. M. Torborg, Z. Farina, R. Smit, C. Cairns, H. Shanahan, S. Sombili, A. Mazibuko, H. R. Hobbs, O. S. Porrill, N. E. Timothy, R. E. Siebritz, C. van der Westhuizen, A. J. Troskie, C. A. Blake, L. A. Gray, T. W. Munting, H. K. S. Steinhaus, P. Rowe, J. G. van der Walt, R. Isaacs Noordien, A. Theron, B. M. Biccard

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Association between IGF-1 polymorphisms and risk of osteoporosis in Chinese population: a meta-analysis

Shu-tao Gao, Zheng-tao Lv, Chuan-kun Zhou, Chao Mao, Wei-bin Sheng

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Association of wrist and forearm range of motion measures with self-reported functional scores amongst patients with distal radius fractures: a longitudinal study

Zixian Yang, Peggy Poh Hoon Lim, Sing Hwee Teo, Huiwen Chen, Huaying Qiu, Yong Hao Pua

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparative study of the paraspinal muscles after OVF between the insufficient union and sufficient union using MRI

Marina Katsu, Tetsuro Ohba, Shigeto Ebata, Hirotaka Haro

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prevalence and comorbidity of osteoporosis– a cross-sectional analysis on 10,660 adults aged 50 years and older in Germany

Marie-Therese Puth, Manuela Klaschik, Matthias Schmid, Klaus Weckbecker, Eva Münster

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy mimicking a reactive arthritis: a case report and review of the literature

Francesco Bozzao, Stella Bernardi, Franca Dore, Lorenzo Zandonà, Fabio Fischetti

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Discontinuation of the PACE Plus trial: problems in patient recruitment in general practice

M. Schreijenberg, P. A. J. Luijsterburg, Y. D. M. Van Trier, D. Rizopoulos, M. A. Koopmanschap, L. Voogt, C. G. Maher, B. W. Koes

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Quadriceps combined with hip abductor strengthening versus quadriceps strengthening in treating knee osteoarthritis: a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Yujie Xie, Chi Zhang, Wei Jiang, Juan Huang, Lili Xu, Guoyin Pang, Haiyan Tang, Ruyan Chen, Jihua Yu, Shengmin Guo, Fangyuan Xu, Jianxiong Wang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A controlled before-after study to evaluate the effect of a clinician led policy to reduce knee arthroscopy in NSW

H. Y. Chen, I. A. Harris, K. Sutherland, J-F. Levesque

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Knee dGEMRIC at 7 T: comparison against 1.5 T and evaluation of T1-mapping methods

Pernilla Peterson, Carl Johan Tiderius, Emma Olsson, Björn Lundin, Lars E. Olsson, Jonas Svensson

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy of standardized training on a virtual reality simulator to advance knee and shoulder arthroscopic motor skills

Stefan Rahm, Karl Wieser, David E. Bauer, Felix WA Waibel, Dominik C. Meyer, Christian Gerber, Sandro F. Fucentese

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correlation between the sagittal spinopelvic alignment and degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis: a retrospective study

Qi Lai, Tian Gao, Xin Lv, Xuqiang Liu, Zongmiao Wan, Min Dai, Bin Zhang, Tao Nie

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The role of surgical margins in atypical Lipomatous Tumours of the extremities

Jessica Rauh, Alexander Klein, Andrea Baur-Melnyk, Thomas Knösel, Lars Lindner, Falk Roeder, Volkmar Jansson, Hans Roland Dürr

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A study of the factors associated with cervical spinal disc degeneration, with a focus on bone metabolism and amino acids, in the Japanese population: a cross sectional study

Kanichiro Wada, Toshihiro Tanaka, Gentaro Kumagai, Hitoshi Kudo, Toru Asari, Daisuke Chiba, Seiya Ota, Keita Kamei, On Takeda, Shigeyuki Nakaji, Yasuyuki Ishibashi

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Two cases in which 3D MRI was used to differentiate between a disc mass that mimics a tumor and neurinoma

Jingyu Jia, Qiangqiang Wei, Tianlong Wu, Dingwen He, Xigao Cheng

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Construct validity and reliability of the Finnish version of the Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcome Score

Juhani Multanen, Mikko Honkanen, Arja Häkkinen, Ilkka Kiviranta

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Musculoskeletal disorders among preschool teachers: analyzing the relationships among relational demands, work meaning, and intention to leave the job

Daniela Converso, Sara Viotti, Ilaria Sottimano, Vincenza Cascio, Gloria Guidetti

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Pharmacological effects of N-[2-[[2-[2-[(2,6-dichlorophenyl)amino]phenyl]acetyl]oxy]ethyl]hyaluronamide (diclofenac Etalhyaluronate, SI-613), a novel sodium hyaluronate derivative chemically linked with diclofenac

Keiji Yoshioka, Tomochika Kisukeda, Ryoji Zuinen, Yosuke Yasuda, Kenji Miyamoto

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Use of autologous bone marrow stem cell implantation for osteonecrosis of the knee in sickle cell disease: a preliminary report

Gildasio Daltro, Bruno Adelmo Franco, Thiago Batista Faleiro, Davi Araujo Veiga Rosário, Paula Braga Daltro, Roberto Meyer, Vitor Fortuna

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Psychosocial predictors for outcome after total joint arthroplasty: a prospective comparison of hip and knee arthroplasty

Marion Lindner, Olaf Nosseir, Anett Keller-Pliessnig, Per Teigelack, Martin Teufel, Sefik Tagay

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A population-based study of the risk of osteoporosis and fracture with dutasteride and finasteride

Tony Antoniou, Erin M. Macdonald, Zhan Yao, Tara Gomes, Mina Tadrous, Joanne M.-W. Ho, Muhammad M. Mamdani, David N. Juurlink, for the Canadian Drug Safety and Effectiveness Research Network

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Association between stress fracture incidence and predicted body fat in United States Army Basic Combat Training recruits

Joseph J. Knapik, Marilyn A. Sharp, Scott J. Montain

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Range of motion after total knee arthroplasty in hemophilic arthropathy

Radovan Kubeš, Peter Salaj, Rastislav Hromádka, Josef Včelák, Aleš Antonín Kuběna, Monika Frydrychová, Štěpán Magerský, Michal Burian, Martin Ošťádal, Jan Vaculik

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The diagnosis and arthroscopic treatment of angioleiomyoma presenting loose body in the knee joint: two case reports

Chenxi Cao, Zhengming Cao, Guangyu Liu, Songyang Liu, Yanqi Ye, Tiezheng Sun

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Morphology of intervertebral disc ruptures evaluated by vacuum phenomenon using multi-detector computed tomography: association with lumbar disc degeneration and canal stenosis

Koichiro Murata, Koji Akeda, Norihiko Takegami, Kevin Cheng, Koichi Masuda, Akihiro Sudo

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prevalence of patellofemoral pain and knee pain in the general population of Chinese young adults: a community-based questionnaire survey

Xingquan Xu, Chen Yao, Rui Wu, Wenjin Yan, Yao Yao, Kai Song, Qing Jiang, Dongquan Shi

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Risk classification of patients referred to secondary care for low back pain

Monica Unsgaard-Tøndel, Ingunn Gunnes Kregnes, Tom I. L. Nilsen, Gunn Hege Marchand, Torunn Askim

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Treatment of displaced transverse fractures of the patella: modified tension band wiring technique with or without augmented circumferential cerclage wire fixation

Tien-Yu Yang, Tsan-Wen Huang, Po-Yao Chuang, Kuo-Chin Huang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Human osteochondritis dissecans fragment-derived chondrocyte characteristics ex vivo, after monolayer expansion-induced de-differentiation, and after re-differentiation in alginate bead culture

Matthias Aurich, Gunther O. Hofmann, Florian Gras, Bernd Rolauffs

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Cartilage calcification of the ankle joint is associated with osteoarthritis in the general population

Jan Hubert, Lukas Weiser, Sandra Hischke, Annemarie Uhlig, Tim Rolvien, Tobias Schmidt, Sebastian Karl Butscheidt, Klaus Püschel, Wolfgang Lehmann, Frank Timo Beil, Thelonius Hawellek

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A retrospective comparative study of arthroscopic fixation in acute Rockwood type IV acromioclavicular joint dislocation: single versus double paired Endobutton technique

Jian Xu, Haifeng Liu, Wei Lu, Dingfu Li, Weimin Zhu, Kan Ouyang, Bing Wu, Liangquan Peng, Daping Wang

01.12.2018 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Towards defining muscular regions of interest from axial magnetic resonance imaging with anatomical cross-reference: part II - cervical spine musculature

James M. Elliott, Jon Cornwall, Ewan Kennedy, Rebecca Abbott, Rebecca J. Crawford

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Outcomes and early revision rate after medial unicompartmental knee arthroplasty: prospective results from a non-designer single surgeon

Jonathan R. B. Hutt, Avtar Sur, Hartej Sur, Aine Ringrose, Mark S. Rickman

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Early rehabilitation for volumetric muscle loss injury augments endogenous regenerative aspects of muscle strength and oxidative capacity

Sarah M. Greising, Gordon L. Warren, W. Michael Southern, Anna S. Nichenko, Anita E. Qualls, Benjamin T. Corona, Jarrod A. Call

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Does hallux valgus impair physical function?

Akinobu Nishimura, Naoya Ito, Shigeto Nakazora, Ko Kato, Toru Ogura, Akihiro Sudo

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effects of controlled abnormal joint movement on the molecular biological response in intra-articular tissues during the acute phase of anterior cruciate ligament injury in a rat model

Yuichi Nishikawa, Takanori Kokubun, Naohiko Kanemura, Tetsuya Takahashi, Masayasu Matsumoto, Hirofumi Maruyama, Kiyomi Takayanagi

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Micro-fragmented adipose tissue injection associated with arthroscopic procedures in patients with symptomatic knee osteoarthritis

G. Cattaneo, A. De Caro, F. Napoli, D. Chiapale, P. Trada, A. Camera

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effect of bisphosphonates on periprosthetic bone loss after total knee arthroplasty: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Mingmin Shi, Lei Chen, Haobo Wu, Yangxin Wang, Wei Wang, Yujie Zhang, Shigui Yan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Prevalence of diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) assessed with whole-spine computed tomography in 1479 subjects

Akihiko Hiyama, Hiroyuki Katoh, Daisuke Sakai, Masato Sato, Masahiro Tanaka, Masahiko Watanabe

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Update on the risks of complications after knee arthroscopy

Katarina Friberger Pajalic, Aleksandra Turkiewicz, Martin Englund

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Measuring the morphological characteristics of thoracolumbar fascia in ultrasound images: an inter-rater reliability study

Kyra De Coninck, Karen Hambly, John W. Dickinson, Louis Passfield

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Advanced practice physiotherapy-led triage in Irish orthopaedic and rheumatology services: national data audit

Orna Fennelly, Catherine Blake, Oliver FitzGerald, Roisin Breen, Jennifer Ashton, Aisling Brennan, Aoife Caffrey, François Desmeules, Caitriona Cunningham

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Dose-response relationship between cumulative physical workload and osteoarthritis of the hip – a meta-analysis applying an external reference population for exposure assignment

Andreas Seidler, Laura Lüben, Janice Hegewald, Ulrich Bolm-Audorff, Annekatrin Bergmann, Falk Liebers, Christina Ramdohr, Karla Romero Starke, Alice Freiberg, Susanne Unverzagt

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Weight bearing versus non-weight bearing ankle dorsiflexion measurement in people with diabetes: a cross sectional study

A. Searle, M. J. Spink, V. H. Chuter

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Endoscopic resection of acetabular screw tip to decompress sciatic nerve following total hip arthroplasty

Sun-jung Yoon, Myung-sik Park, Dean K. Matsuda, Yun Ho Choi

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Growth of epiphysis after epiphyseal-preservation surgery for childhood osteosarcoma around the knee joint

Akihiko Takeuchi, Norio Yamamoto, Katsuhiro Hayashi, Hidenori Matsubara, Hiroaki Kimura, Shinji Miwa, Takashi Higuchi, Kensaku Abe, Yuta Taniguchi, Hiroyuki Tsuchiya

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Robot-assisted sacral tumor resection: a preliminary study

Junqiang Yin, Hui Wu, Jian Tu, Changye Zou, Gang Huang, Xianbiao Xie, Yulong He, Jingnan Shen

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Arthroscopic release using F and C method versus conventional open release method in the treatment of gluteal muscle contracture: a comparative study

Saroj Rai, Shengyang Jin, Chunqing Meng, Nabin Chaudhary, Nira Tamang, Xiaohong Wang, Xianzhe Liu, Hong Wang, Shuhua Yang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Acetabular cup orientation and postoperative leg length discrepancy in patients undergoing elective total hip arthroplasty via a direct anterior and anterolateral approaches

Ronen Debi, Evyatar Slamowicz, Ornit Cohen, Avi Elbaz, Omri Lubovsky, Dror Lakstein, Zachary Tan, Ehud Atoun

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The influence of patient factors on femoral rotation after total hip arthroplasty

Taro Tezuka, Yutaka Inaba, Naomi Kobayashi, Hyonmin Choe, Syota Higashihira, Tomoyuki Saito

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Suboptimal outcomes after closed reduction and internal fixation of displaced femoral neck fractures in middle-aged patients: is internal fixation adequate in this age group?

Cheng-Tzu Wang, Jia-Wan Chen, Karl Wu, Chiang-Sang Chen, Wen-Chih Chen, Jwo-Luen Pao, Chih-Hung Chang, Tsung-Yu Lan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparison of intravenous and topical tranexamic acid in total knee arthroplasty

Wenbo Wei, Shajie Dang, Dapeng Duan, Ling Wei

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Dynamic balance in patients with degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis; a cross-sectional study

Elisabeth Thornes, Hilde Stendal Robinson, Nina Køpke Vøllestad

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Kinesio taping reduces elbow pain during resisted wrist extension in patients with chronic lateral epicondylitis: a randomized, double-blinded, cross-over study

Yen-Ting Cho, Wen-Yen Hsu, Li-Fong Lin, Yen-Nung Lin

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy of internal fixation with mini plate and internal fixation with hollow screw for Regan-Morrey type II and III ulna coronoid fractures

Hong-Wei Chen, Hong-Hui He, Bin-Li Gao

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The risk factors of vertebral refracture after kyphoplasty in patients with osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures: a study protocol for a prospective cohort study

Lei Feng, Chun Feng, Jie Chen, Yu Wu, Jin-Ming Shen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

An update on the prevalence of low back pain in Africa: a systematic review and meta-analyses

Linzette Deidrè Morris, Kurt John Daniels, Bhaswati Ganguli, Quinette Abegail Louw

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Grade of retraction and tendon thickness correlates with MR-spectroscopically measured amount of fatty degeneration in full thickness supraspinatus tears

F. Gilbert, R. H. Meffert, J. Schmalzl, A. M. Weng, H. Köstler, L. Eden

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The effect of education and supervised exercise on physical activity, pain, quality of life and self-efficacy - an intervention study with a reference group

Thérése Jönsson, Eva Ekvall Hansson, Carina A. Thorstensson, Frida Eek, Patrick Bergman, Leif E. Dahlberg

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The use of the DTO™ hybrid dynamic device: a clinical outcome- and radiological-based prospective clinical trial

Christian Herren, Rolf Sobottke, Miguel Pishnamaz, Max Joseph Scheyerer, Jan Bredow, Leonard Westermann, Eva Maria Berger, Stavros Oikonomidis, Peer Eysel, Jan Siewe

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Global postural re-education in pediatric idiopathic scoliosis: a biomechanical modeling and analysis of curve reduction during active and assisted self-correction

Sarah Dupuis, Carole Fortin, Christiane Caouette, Isabelle Leclair, Carl-Éric Aubin

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A systematic review of psychological interventions in total hip and knee arthroplasty

Samantha Bay, Lukas Kuster, Neil McLean, Michelle Byrnes, Markus Stefan Kuster

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Graded motor imagery for women at risk for developing type I CRPS following closed treatment of distal radius fractures: a randomized comparative effectiveness trial protocol

Corey McGee, Jennifer Skye, Ann Van Heest

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Is fast reversal and early surgery (within 24 h) in patients on warfarin medication with trochanteric hip fractures safe? A case-control study

Leif Mattisson, Lasse J. Lapidus, Anders Enocson

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Vascular endothelial growth factor expression and their action in the synovial membranes of patients with painful knee osteoarthritis

Shotaro Takano, Kentaro Uchida, Gen Inoue, Toshihide Matsumoto, Jun Aikawa, Dai Iwase, Manabu Mukai, Masayuki Miyagi, Masashi Takaso

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A prospective evaluation of a largely cementless total knee arthroplasty cohort without patellar resurfacing: 10-year outcomes and survivorship

Richard J. Napier, Christopher O’Neill, Seamus O’Brien, Emer Doran, Brian Mockford, Jens Boldt, David E. Beverland

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Dosage of pain rehabilitation programs: a qualitative study from patient and professionals’ perspectives

Michiel F. Reneman, Franka P. C. Waterschoot, Elseline Bennen, Henrica R. Schiphorst Preuper, Pieter U. Dijkstra, Jan H. B. Geertzen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Structural validity of the Dutch version of the disability of arm, shoulder and hand questionnaire (DASH-DLV) in adult patients with hand and wrist injuries

M. E. van Eck, C. M. Lameijer, M. El Moumni

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The course of complaints of arm, neck and/or shoulder: a cohort study in a university population participating in work or study

Vivian E. J. Bruls, Nicole W. H. Jansen, Sander M. J. van Kuijk, IJmert Kant, Caroline H. G. Bastiaenen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Impact of a tailored activity counselling intervention during inpatient rehabilitation after knee and hip arthroplasty – an explorative RCT

Mirko Brandes, Norman Wirsik, Hanna Niehoff, Jörg Heimsoth, Bernd Möhring

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Calcifediol (25-hydroxyvitamin D) improvement and calcium-phosphate metabolism of alendronate sodium/vitamin D3 combination in Chinese women with postmenopausal osteoporosis: a post hoc efficacy analysis and safety reappraisal

Er-Yuan Liao, Zhen-Lin Zhang, Wei-Bo Xia, Hua Lin, Qun Cheng, Li Wang, Yong-Qiang Hao, De-Cai Chen, Hai Tang, Yong-De Peng, Li You, Liang He, Zhao-Heng Hu, Chun-Li Song, Fang Wei, Jue Wang, Lei Zhang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Associations between post-operative rehabilitation of hip fracture and outcomes: national database analysis

Bowen Su, Roger Newson, Harry Soljak, Michael Soljak

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Coronal and sagittal balance in Lenke 5 AIS patients following posterior fusion: important role of the lowest instrument vertebrae selection

Xi Yang, Bowen Hu, Yueming Song, Limin Liu, Chunguang Zhou, Zhongjie Zhou, Ganjun Feng

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Deep vein thrombosis following the treatment of lower limb pathologic bone fractures – a comparative study

Mihail-Lazar Mioc, Radu Prejbeanu, Dinu Vermesan, Horia Haragus, Marius Niculescu, Daniel Laurentiu Pop, Andrei Dan Balanescu, Daniel Malita, Bogdan Deleanu

01.12.2018 | Correspondence | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Possible pathogenic mechanism of gluteal pain in lumbar disc hernia

Yu Wang, Jin Yang, Yuqing Yan, Lifeng Zhang, Chuan Guo, Zhiyu Peng, Qingquan Kong

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Single cut distal femoral osteotomy for correction of femoral torsion and valgus malformity in patellofemoral malalignment - proof of application of new trigonometrical calculations and 3D-printed cutting guides

Florian B. Imhoff, Joscha Schnell, Alejandro Magaña, Theresa Diermeier, Bastian Scheiderer, Sepp Braun, Andreas B. Imhoff, Robert A. Arciero, Knut Beitzel

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with stand-alone anchored cages versus posterior laminectomy and fusion for four-level cervical spondylotic myelopathy: a retrospective study with 2-year follow-up

Bing Wang, Guohua Lü, Lei Kuang

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A protocol for a multicentre, randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial to compare the effect of annual infusions of zoledronic acid to placebo on knee structural change and knee pain over 24 months in knee osteoarthritis patients – ZAP2

Dawn Aitken, Laura L. Laslett, Guoqi Cai, Catherine Hill, Lyn March, Anita E. Wluka, Yuanyuan Wang, Leigh Blizzard, Flavia Cicuttini, Graeme Jones

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A randomised controlled trial of the clinical and cost-effectiveness of ultrasound-guided intra-articular corticosteroid and local anaesthetic injections: the hip injection trial (HIT) protocol

Zoe Paskins, Gemma Hughes, Helen Myers, Emily Hughes, Susie Hennings, Andrea Cherrington, Amy Evans, Melanie Holden, Kay Stevenson, Ajit Menon, Kieran Bromley, Philip Roberts, Alison Hall, George Peat, Clare Jinks, Raymond Oppong, Martyn Lewis, Nadine E. Foster, Christian Mallen, Edward Roddy

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Footwear for self-managing knee osteoarthritis symptoms: protocol for the Footstep randomised controlled trial

Kade L. Paterson, Kim L. Bennell, Tim V. Wrigley, Ben R. Metcalf, Penny K. Campbell, Jessica Kazsa, Rana S. Hinman

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

SR-FTIR as a tool for quantitative mapping of the content and distribution of extracellular matrix in decellularized book-shape bioscaffolds

Yongchun Zhou, Can Chen, Zhu Guo, Shanshan Xie, Jianzhong Hu, Hongbin Lu

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Facilitating physical activity and reducing symptoms in patients with knee osteoarthritis: study protocol of a randomized controlled trial to test a theory-based PrevOP-psychological adherence program (PrevOP-PAP)

Nina Knoll, Diana Hilda Hohl, Susannah Motter, Jan Keller, Daniela Lange, Dieter Felsenberg, Peter Martus, Wolfgang Ertel, Ralf Schwarzer

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Custom foot orthoses improve first-step pain in individuals with unilateral plantar fasciopathy: a pragmatic randomised controlled trial

Chris Bishop, Dominic Thewlis, Susan Hillier

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Age-dependent bone loss and recovery during hindlimb unloading and subsequent reloading in rats

Hailey C. Cunningham, Daniel W. D. West, Leslie M. Baehr, Franklin D. Tarke, Keith Baar, Sue C. Bodine, Blaine A. Christiansen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Different reliability of instrumented gait analysis between patients with unilateral hip osteoarthritis, unilateral hip prosthesis and healthy controls

Roland Zügner, Roy Tranberg, Vera Lisovskaja, Johan Kärrholm

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A risk assessment model for chronic ankle instability: indications for early surgical treatment? An observational prospective cohort – study protocol

Gwendolyn Vuurberg, Lauren M. Wink, Leendert Blankevoort, Daniel Haverkamp, Robert Hemke, Sjoerd Jens, Inger N. Sierevelt, Mario Maas, Gino M. M. J. Kerkhoffs

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Arthroscopic knotless anterior labral stabilization using labral tape and wide awake anaesthesia-short term results

John Edwin, Daniel Morris, Shahbaz Ahmed, Paul Townsley, Paul Manning, Benjamin Gooding

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Combined use of topical intraarticular tranexamic acid and rivaroxaban in total knee arthroplasty safely reduces blood loss, transfusion rates, and wound complications without increasing the risk of thrombosis

Yong Tae Kim, Min Wook Kang, Joon Kyu Lee, Young Min Lee, Joong Il Kim

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Outcomes of simultaneous high tibial osteotomy and anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in anterior cruciate ligament deficient knee with osteoarthritis

Cheng Jin, Eun-Kyoo Song, Quan-He Jin, Nam-Hun Lee, Jong-Keun Seon

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Is unilateral lower leg orthosis with a circular foot unit in the treatment of idiopathic clubfeet a reasonable bracing alternative in the Ponseti method? Five-year results of a supraregional paediatric-orthopaedic centre

N. Berger, D. Lewens, M. Salzmann, A. Hapfelmeier, L. Döderlein, P. M. Prodinger

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effects of mesenchymal stromal cells versus serum on tendon healing in a controlled experimental trial in an equine model

A. B. Ahrberg, C. Horstmeier, D. Berner, W. Brehm, C. Gittel, A. Hillmann, C. Josten, G. Rossi, S. Schubert, K. Winter, J. Burk

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Investigation into the biomechanics of lumbar spine micro-dynamic pedicle screw

Chuang Liu, Allieu Kamara, Yunhui Yan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effect of local infiltration analgesia, peripheral nerve blocks, general and spinal anesthesia on early functional recovery and pain control in total knee arthroplasty

M. T. Berninger, J. Friederichs, W. Leidinger, P. Augat, V. Bühren, C. Fulghum, W. Reng

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The association between body fat and musculoskeletal pain: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Tom P. Walsh, John B. Arnold, Angela M. Evans, Alison Yaxley, Raechel A. Damarell, E. Michael Shanahan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A comparative study of flat surface design and medial pivot design in posterior cruciate-retaining total knee arthroplasty: a matched pair cohort study of two years

Junichi Nakamura, Takaki Inoue, Toru Suguro, Masahiko Suzuki, Takahisa Sasho, Shigeo Hagiwara, Ryuichiro Akagi, Sumihisa Orita, Kazuhide Inage, Tsutomu Akazawa, Seiji Ohtori

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The prevalence and under-diagnosis of vertebral fractures on chest radiograph

Yizhong Li, Lisheng Yan, Siqing Cai, Peiwen Wang, Huafeng Zhuang, Haiming Yu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The effectiveness of inpatient rehabilitation after uncomplicated total hip arthroplasty: a propensity score matched cohort

Justine M. Naylor, Andrew Hart, Rajat Mittal, Ian A. Harris, Wei Xuan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Reconstruction of iliac crest defect after autogenous harvest with bone cement and screws reduces donor site pain

Jing Zhang, Yuxuan Wei, Yue Gong, Yang Dong, Zhichang Zhang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Level of participation in physical therapy or an internet-based exercise training program: associations with outcomes for patients with knee osteoarthritis

Megan Pignato, Liubov Arbeeva, Todd A. Schwartz, Leigh F. Callahan, Jennifer Cooke, Yvonne M. Golightly, Adam P. Goode, Bryan C. Heiderscheit, Carla Hill, Kim M. Huffman, Herbert H. Severson, Kelli D. Allen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Arthroscopic debridement of anterior ankle impingement in patients with chronic lateral ankle instability

Qining Yang, Yongwei Zhou, Youjia Xu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Biomechanical evaluation of an arthroscopic transosseous repair as a revision option for failed rotator cuff surgery

Felix Dyrna, Andreas Voss, Leo Pauzenberger, Elifho Obopilwe, Augustus D. Mazzocca, Alessandro Castagna, Cory Edgar

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A prospective randomized comparison of the minimally invasive direct anterior and the transgluteal approach for primary total hip arthroplasty

Johannes C. Reichert, Eberhard von Rottkay, Franz Roth, Tim Renz, Johannes Hausmann, Julius Kranz, Lars Rackwitz, Ulrich Nöth, Maximilian Rudert

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Risk factors of perioperative complications for posterior spinal fusion in degenerative scoliosis patients: a retrospective study

Hai Wang, Zheping Zhang, Guixing Qiu, Jianguo Zhang, Jianxiong Shen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Improving results in rat fracture models: enhancing the efficacy of biomechanical testing by a modification of the experimental setup

Peter Michael Prodinger, Dominik Bürklein, Peter Foehr, Kilian Kreutzer, Hakan Pilge, Andreas Schmitt, Rüdiger v. Eisenhart-Rothe, Rainer Burgkart, Oliver Bissinger, Thomas Tischer

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Why tibial plateau fractures are overlooked

Cecilie Mullerup Kiel, Kim Lyngby Mikkelsen, Michael Rindom Krogsgaard

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Increasing incidence of primary shoulder arthroplasty in Finland – a nationwide registry study

Jenni N. E. Harjula, Juha Paloneva, Jaason Haapakoski, Juha Kukkonen, Ville Äärimaa, the Finnish Shoulder Arthroplasty Registry Group

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Outcomes after bone grafting in patients with and without ACL revision surgery: a retrospective study

Theresa Diermeier, Elmar Herbst, Sepp Braun, Emine Saracuz, Andreas Voss, Andreas B. Imhoff, Andrea Achtnich

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Simplified Chinese version of hip and knee replacement expectations surveys in patients with osteoarthritis and ankylosing spondylitis: cross-cultural adaptation, validation and reliability

Chen Wang, Chen Zhang, De-Lin Liu, Wen-Wen Tong, Chong-Ru He, Xuan Huang, Wei-Dong Xu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Anteromedial fractures of the ulnar coronoid process: correlation between surgical outcomes and radiographic findings

Alvin Chao-Yu Chen, Chun-Jui Weng, Ying-Chao Chou, Chun-Ying Cheng

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effect of local infiltration analgesia, peripheral nerve blocks, general and spinal anesthesia on early functional recovery and pain control in unicompartmental knee arthroplasty

M. T. Berninger, J. Friederichs, W. Leidinger, P. Augat, V. Bühren, C. Fulghum, W. Reng

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Functions, disabilities and perceived health in the first year after total knee arthroplasty; a prospective cohort study

Danielle D. P. Berghmans, Antoine F. Lenssen, Pieter J. Emans, Rob A. de Bie

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The disappearance of femoral head and neck resulting from extensive bone defect caused by secondary syphilis: a case report and literature review

Xiao Liang, Tang Liu, Chuang Yuan, Wanchun Wang, Peixiong Liang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The prevalence of myofascial trigger points in neck and shoulder-related disorders: a systematic review of the literature

Daniel Cury Ribeiro, Angus Belgrave, Ana Naden, Helen Fang, Patrick Matthews, Shayla Parshottam

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Biomechanical comparison of screw-based zoning of PHILOS and Fx proximal humerus plates

Ali Jabran, Chris Peach, Zhenmin Zou, Lei Ren

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Gas gangrene following implant removal after the union of a tibial plateau fracture: a case report

Shanxi Wang, Lei Liu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Open versus arthroscopic Latarjet procedures for the treatment of shoulder instability: a systematic review of comparative studies

Nolan S. Horner, Paul A. Moroz, Raman Bhullar, Anthony Habib, Nicole Simunovic, Ivan Wong, Asheesh Bedi, Olufemi R. Ayeni

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Diagnostic strategy for elderly patients with isolated greater trochanter fractures on plain radiographs

Nam Hoon Moon, Won Chul Shin, Min Uk Do, Seung Hun Woo, Seung Min Son, Kuen Tak Suh

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Lumbar spine MRI versus non-lumbar imaging modalities in the diagnosis of sacral insufficiency fracture: a retrospective observational study

Yoon Yi Kim, Bo Mi Chung, Wan Tae Kim

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Associations among knee muscle strength, structural damage, and pain and mobility in individuals with osteoarthritis and symptomatic meniscal tear

Brittney A. Luc-Harkey, Clare E. Safran-Norton, Lisa A. Mandl, Jeffrey N. Katz, Elena Losina

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Balloon kyphoplasty and additional anterior odontoid screw fixation for treatment of unstable osteolytic lesions of the vertebral body C2: a case series

Anna Voelker, Nicolas H. von der Hoeh, Christoph-Eckhard Heyde

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The impact of thermal cycling on Staphylococcus aureus biofilm growth on stainless steel and titanium orthopaedic plates

Margarete K. Akens, Claudia Chien, Ryan N. Katchky, Hans J. Kreder, Joel Finkelstein, Cari M. Whyne

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Bone morphogenetic proteins − 7 and − 2 in the treatment of delayed osseous union secondary to bacterial osteitis in a rat model

Lars Helbig, Georg W. Omlor, Adriana Ivanova, Thorsten Guehring, Robert Sonntag, J. Philippe Kretzer, Susann Minkwitz, Britt Wildemann, Gerhard Schmidmaier

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Congenital limb deficiency in Japan: a cross-sectional nationwide survey on its epidemiology

Hiroshi Mano, Sayaka Fujiwara, Kazuyuki Takamura, Hiroshi Kitoh, Shinichiro Takayama, Tsutomu Ogata, Shuji Hashimoto, Nobuhiko Haga

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Construction of an adherence rating scale for exercise therapy for patients with knee osteoarthritis

Jianji Wang, Long Yang, Qingjun Li, Zhanyu Wu, Yu Sun, Qiang Zou, Xuanze Li, Zhe Xu, Chuan Ye

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Lower serum clusterin levels in patients with erosive hand osteoarthritis are associated with more pain

Tereza Kropáčková, Olga Šléglová, Olga Růžičková, Jiří Vencovský, Karel Pavelka, Ladislav Šenolt

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Agreement among physiotherapists in assessing patient performance of exercises for low-back pain

Aurore Hermet, Alexandra Roren, Marie-Martine Lefevre-Colau, Adrien Gautier, Jonathan Linieres, Serge Poiraudeau, Clémence Palazzo

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Objective quantification of ligament balancing using VERASENSE in measured resection and modified gap balance total knee arthroplasty

Kyu-Jin Cho, Jong-Keun Seon, Won-Young Jang, Chun-Gon Park, Eun-Kyoo Song

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Incidence of calcaneal apophysitis in Northwest Istanbul

H. H. Ceylan, B. Caypinar

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Treatment of aneurysmal bone cysts using endoscopic curettage

Hisaki Aiba, Masaaki Kobayashi, Yuko Waguri-Nagaya, Hideyuki Goto, Jun Mizutani, Satoshi Yamada, Hideki Okamoto, Masahiro Nozaki, Hiroto Mitsui, Shinji Miwa, Makoto Kobayashi, Kojiro Endo, Shiro Saito, Taeko Goto, Takanobu Otsuka

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Implantation of a bone-anchored annular closure device in conjunction with tubular minimally invasive discectomy for lumbar disc herniation: a retrospective study

Frederic Martens, Geoffrey Lesage, Jeffrey M. Muir, Jonathan R. Stieber

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Motion analysis of the wrist joints in Chinese rheumatoid arthritis patients: a cross-sectional study

Lijuan Zhang, Haixia Cao, Qiuxiang Zhang, Ting Fu, Rulan Yin, Yunfei Xia, Liren Li, Zhifeng Gu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The impact of sarcopenic obesity on knee and hip osteoarthritis: a scoping review

Kristine Godziuk, Carla M. Prado, Linda J. Woodhouse, Mary Forhan

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy of intra-articular injections of platelet-rich plasma as a symptom- and disease-modifying treatment for knee osteoarthritis - the RESTORE trial protocol

Kade L. Paterson, David J. Hunter, Ben R. Metcalf, Jillian Eyles, Vicky Duong, Jessica Kazsa, Yuanyuan Wang, Rachelle Buchbinder, Flavia Cicuttini, Andrew Forbes, Anthony Harris, Shirley P. Yu, Bing Hui Wang, David Connell, James Linklater, Kim L. Bennell

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Association of malalignment, muscular dysfunction, proprioception, laxity and abnormal joint loading with tibiofemoral knee osteoarthritis - a systematic review and meta-analysis

Joyce A. C. van Tunen, Andrea Dell’Isola, Carsten Juhl, Joost Dekker, Martijn Steultjens, Jonas B. Thorlund, Hans Lund

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Incidence of deep vein thrombosis before and after total knee arthroplasty without pharmacologic prophylaxis: a 128-row multidetector CT indirect venography study

Moon Jong Chang, Min Kyu Song, Min Gyu Kyung, Jae Hoon Shin, Chong Bum Chang, Seung-Baik Kang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Measure of activity performance of the hand (MAP-Hand) questionnaire: linguistic validation, cultural adaptation and psychometric testing in people with rheumatoid arthritis in the UK

Yeliz Prior, Alan Tennant, Sarah Tyson, Ingvild Kjeken, Alison Hammond

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Musculoskeletal pain and associated factors among Ethiopian elementary school children

Manayesh Delele, Balamurugan Janakiraman, Abey Bekele Abebe, Ararso Tafese, Alexander T. M. van de Water

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Skull-femoral traction after posterior release for correction of adult severe scoliosis: efficacy and complications

Jun Qiao, Lingyan Xiao, Leilei Xu, Zhen Liu, Xu Sun, Bangping Qian, Zezhang Zhu, Yong Qiu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy of extracorporeal shock wave therapy for knee tendinopathies and other soft tissue disorders: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Chun-De Liao, Guo-Min Xie, Jau-Yih Tsauo, Hung-Chou Chen, Tsan-Hon Liou

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A scoping review on the surgical management of metastatic bone disease of the extremities

Joseph K. Kendal, Annalise Abbott, Sahil Kooner, Herman Johal, Shannon K. T. Puloski, Michael J. Monument

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Age and sex related differences in shoulder abduction fatigue

John D. Collins, Leonard O’Sullivan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Duration of incapacity of work after tibial plateau fracture is affected by work intensity

Tobias M. Kraus, Charlotte Abele, Thomas Freude, Atesch Ateschrang, Ulrich Stöckle, Fabian M. Stuby, Steffen Schröter

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effects of erythropoietin for precaution of steroid-induced femoral head necrosis in rats

Yong-Qing Yan, Qing-Jiang Pang, Ren-Jie Xu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Minimally invasive direct lateral interbody fusion in the treatment of the thoracic and lumbar spinal tuberculosisMini-DLIF for the thoracic and lumbar spinal tuberculosis

Fengping Gan, Jianzhong Jiang, Zhaolin Xie, Shengbin Huang, Ying Li, Guoping Chen, Haitao Tan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Putative functional variants of lncRNA identified by RegulomeDB were associated with knee osteoarthritis susceptibility

Kejie Wang, Minjie Chu, Wenge Ding, Qing Jiang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Clinical and radiographic outcomes of cervical disc arthroplasty with Prestige-LP Disc: a minimum 6-year follow-up study

Junfeng Zeng, Hao Liu, Xin Rong, Beiyu Wang, Yi Yang, Xinlin Gao, Tingkui Wu, Ying Hong

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Radiocarpal fusion and midcarpal resection interposition arthroplasty: long-term results in severely destroyed rheumatoid wrists

Christoph Biehl, Thomas Braun, Ulrich Thormann, Amir Oda, Gabor Szalay, Stefan Rehart

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Lower extremity joint contracture according to ambulatory status in children with Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Young-Ah Choi, Seong-Min Chun, Yale Kim, Hyung-Ik Shin

01.12.2018 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Open reduction and internal fixation with bone grafts for comminuted mason type II radial head fractures

Guanyi Liu, Erman Chen, Dingli Xu, Weihu Ma, Leijie Zhou, Jianming Chen, Zhijun Pan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Total hip arthroplasty following failure of tantalum rod implantation for osteonecrosis of the femoral head with 5- to 10-year follow-up

Qi Cheng, Jin-long Tang, Jiang-jiang Gu, Kai-jin Guo, Wang-shou Guo, Bai-liang Wang, Feng-chao Zhao

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Annular closure device for disc herniation: meta-analysis of clinical outcome and complications

Wen Jie Choy, Kevin Phan, Ashish D. Diwan, Chon Sum Ong, Ralph J. Mobbs

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Persistent synovial inflammation plays important roles in persistent pain development in the rat knee before cartilage degradation reaches the subchondral bone

Takashi Hoshino, Kunikazu Tsuji, Hiroaki Onuma, Mio Udo, Hiroko Ueki, Masako Akiyama, Kahaer Abula, Hiroki Katagiri, Kazumasa Miyatake, Toshihumi Watanabe, Ichiro Sekiya, Hideyuki Koga, Takeshi Muneta

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Use of The Global Alliance for Musculoskeletal Health survey module for estimating the population prevalence of musculoskeletal pain: findings from the Solomon Islands

D. G. Hoy, T. Raikoti, E. Smith, A. Tuzakana, T. Gill, K. Matikarai, J. Tako, A. Jorari, F. Blyth, A. Pitaboe, R. Buchbinder, I. Kalauma, P. Brooks, C. Lepers, A. Woolf, A. Briggs, L. March

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Nutrient foramen location on the laminae provides a landmark for pedicle screw entry: a cadaveric study

Masahito Oshina, Yasushi Oshima, Yoshitaka Matsubayashi, Yuki Taniguchi, Hirotaka Chikuda, Kiehyun Daniel Riew, Sakae Tanaka

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Risk factors and outcomes in asymmetrical femoral component size for posterior referencing bilateral total knee arthroplasty: a matched pair analysis

Piya Pinsornsak, Adisai Chaiwuttisak, Krit Boontanapibul

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Uptake of the NICE osteoarthritis guidelines in primary care: a survey of older adults with joint pain

Emma Louise Healey, Ebenezer K. Afolabi, Martyn Lewis, John J. Edwards, Kelvin P. Jordan, Andrew Finney, Clare Jinks, Elaine M. Hay, Krysia S. Dziedzic

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The epidemiology of MRI detected shoulder injuries in athletes participating in the Rio de Janeiro 2016 Summer Olympics

Akira M. Murakami, Andrew J. Kompel, Lars Engebretsen, Xinning Li, Bruce B. Forster, Michel D. Crema, Daichi Hayashi, Mohamed Jarraya, Frank W. Roemer, Ali Guermazi

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Descriptive epidemiology and outcomes of bone sarcomas in adolescent and young adult patients in Japan

Takashi Fukushima, Koichi Ogura, Toru Akiyama, Katsushi Takeshita, Akira Kawai

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A rapidly progressive foot drop caused by the posttraumatic Intraneural ganglion cyst of the deep peroneal nerve

Hui Lu, LiFeng Chen, Shuai Jiang, Hui Shen

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Open reduction internal fixation vs non-operative management in proximal humerus fractures: a prospective, randomized controlled trial protocol

Lisa Howard, Randa Berdusco, Franco Momoli, J. Pollock, Allan Liew, Steve Papp, Karl-Andre Lalonde, Wade Gofton, Sara Ruggiero, Peter Lapner

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Association of osteoarthritis risk factors with knee and hip pain in a population-based sample of 29–59 year olds in Denmark: a cross-sectional analysis

Joyce A. C. van Tunen, George Peat, Alessio Bricca, Lars B. Larsen, Jens Søndergaard, Trine Thilsing, Ewa M. Roos, Jonas B. Thorlund

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Nonoperative, open reduction and internal fixation or primary arthrodesis in the treatment of Lisfranc injuries: a prospective, randomized, multicenter trial – study protocol

Ville T. Ponkilainen, Ville M. Mattila, Heikki-Jussi Laine, Antti Paakkala, Heikki M. Mäenpää, Heidi H. Haapasalo

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Validation of the Liverpool Elbow Score for evaluation of elbow stiffness

Ziyang Sun, Cunyi Fan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Individuals with mild-to-moderate hip osteoarthritis have lower limb muscle strength and volume deficits

Aderson Loureiro, Maria Constantinou, Laura E. Diamond, Belinda Beck, Rod Barrett

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Emotional distress was associated with persistent shoulder pain after physiotherapy: a prospective cohort study

Kaja Smedbråten, Britt Elin Øiestad, Yngve Røe

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Immediate and short-term effects of kinesiotaping on muscular activity, mobility, strength and pain after rotator cuff surgery: a crossover clinical trial

Fabienne Reynard, Philippe Vuistiner, Bertrand Léger, Michel Konzelmann

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The prevalence of low back pain in the emergency department: a descriptive study set in the Charles V. Keating Emergency and Trauma Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Jordan Edwards, Jill Hayden, Mark Asbridge, Kirk Magee

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Somatosensation in OA: exploring the relationships of pain sensitization, vibratory perception and spontaneous pain

Anisha B. Dua, Tuhina Neogi, Rachel A. Mikolaitis, Joel A. Block, Najia Shakoor

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Intervertebral disc degeneration induced by long-segment in-situ immobilization: a macro, micro, and nanoscale analysis

Yan-Jun Che, Hai-Tao Li, Ting Liang, Xi Chen, Jiang-Bo Guo, Hua-Ye Jiang, Zong-Ping Luo, Hui-Lin Yang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Subgroups of lumbo-pelvic flexion kinematics are present in people with and without persistent low back pain

Robert A. Laird, Jennifer L. Keating, Peter Kent

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A new acute scaphoid fracture assessment method: a reliability study of the ‘long axis’ measurement

Benjamin J. F. Dean, Nicholas D. Riley, Earl Robert McCulloch, Jennifer C. E. Lane, Amy Beth Touzell, Alastair J. Graham

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Phospholipase C signaling activated by parathyroid hormone mediates the rapid osteoclastogenesis in the fracture healing of orchiectomized mice

Wei Li, Liang Yuan, Guojun Tong, Youhua He, Yue Meng, Song Hao, Jianting Chen, Jun Guo, Richard Bringhurst, Dehong Yang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Diagnosis and treatment of acute Essex-Lopresti injury: focus on terminology and review of literature

Maurizio Fontana, Marco Cavallo, Graziano Bettelli, Roberto Rotini

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Missed fractures of the greater tuberosity

Umile Giuseppe Longo, Steven Corbett, Philip Michael Ahrens

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The impact of capsular repair on the risk for dislocation after revision total hip arthroplasty – a retrospective cohort-study of 259 cases

Julia Jurkutat, Dirk Zajonz, Gerald Sommer, Stefan Schleifenbaum, Robert Möbius, Ronny Grunert, Niels Hammer, Torsten Prietzel

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Cohort identification of axial spondyloarthritis in a large healthcare dataset: current and future methods

Jessica A. Walsh, Shaobo Pei, Gopi K. Penmetsa, Jianwei Leng, Grant W. Cannon, Daniel O. Clegg, Brian C. Sauer

01.12.2018 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A new anatomic locking plate for the treatment of posterolateral tibial plateau fractures

Zhen Jian, Rongguang Ao, Jianhua Zhou, Xinhua Jiang, Dianying Zhang, Baoqing Yu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Lantern-shaped screw loaded with autologous bone for treating osteonecrosis of the femoral head

Dasheng Lin, Lei Wang, Zhaoliang Yu, Deqing Luo, Xigui Zhang, Kejian Lian

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The multidisciplinary treatment of osteosarcoma of the proximal tibia: a retrospective study

Junqi Huang, Wenzhi Bi, Gang Han, Jinpeng Jia, Meng Xu, Wei Wang

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Calcification of the intervertebral disc and ossification of posterior longitudinal ligament in children

Jun-Jie Du, Yu-Fei Chen, Ye Peng, Xiao-jie Li, Wei Ma

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Optimal viewing angles of intraoperative fluoroscopy for detecting screw penetration in proximal humeral fractures: a cadaveric study

Qiuke Wang, Yifei Liu, Ming Zhang, Yu Zhu, Lei Wang, Yunfeng Chen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The efficacy and safety of combined administration of intravenous and topical tranexamic acid in primary total knee arthroplasty: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

Huazhang Xiong, Yi Liu, Yi Zeng, Yuangang Wu, Bin Shen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Low molecular weight heparin versus other anti-thrombotic agents for prevention of venous thromboembolic events after total hip or total knee replacement surgery: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Xin Lu, Jin Lin

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Periprosthetic tibial fractures in total knee arthroplasty – an outcome analysis of a challenging and underreported surgical issue

Anna Janine Schreiner, Florian Schmidutz, Atesch Ateschrang, Christoph Ihle, Ulrich Stöckle, Björn Gunnar Ochs, Christoph Gonser

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Clinical outcomes of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: a retrospective comparison of double-layer, double-row and suture bridge methods

Hironori Kakoi, Toshihiko Izumi, Yasunari Fujii, Satoshi Nagano, Takao Setoguchi, Yasuhiro Ishidou, Setsuro Komiya

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The prevalence and associated factors of symptomatic cervical Spondylosis in Chinese adults: a community-based cross-sectional study

Yanwei Lv, Wei Tian, Dafang Chen, Yajun Liu, Lifang Wang, Fangfang Duan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Physical prognostic factors predicting outcome following lumbar discectomy surgery: systematic review and narrative synthesis

Alison Rushton, Konstantinos Zoulas, Andrew Powell, JB Staal

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Immunological and morphological analysis of heterotopic ossification differs to healthy controls

Klemens Trieb, Andreas Meryk, Sascha Senck, Erin Naismith, Beatrix Grubeck-Loebenstein

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Promoting the use of self-management in novice chiropractors treating individuals with spine pain: the design of a theory-based knowledge translation intervention

Owis Eilayyan, Aliki Thomas, Marie-Christine Hallé, Sara Ahmed, Anthony C. Tibbles, Craig Jacobs, Silvano Mior, Connie Davis, Roni Evans, Michael J. Schneider, Fadi Alzoubi, Jan Barnsley, Cynthia R. Long, Andre Bussières

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Predicting the outcome of conservative treatment with physiotherapy in adults with shoulder pain associated with partial-thickness rotator cuff tears – a prognostic model development study

Cordula Braun, Nigel C. Hanchard, Helen H. Handoll, Andreas Betthäuser

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Modified Lemaire extra-articular stabilisation of the knee for the treatment of anterolateral instability combined with diffuse pigmented villonodular synovitis: a case report

Cliodhna Farthing, Gernot Lang, Matthias J. Feucht, Norbert P. Südkamp, Kaywan Izadpanah

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Bone shape mediates the relationship between sex and incident knee osteoarthritis

Barton L. Wise, Jingbo Niu, Yuqing Zhang, Felix Liu, Joyce Pang, John A. Lynch, Nancy E. Lane

01.12.2018 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Establishment of fluoroscopy views and standardized procedure of percutaneous magic screw insertion for acetabulum fractures

Jiantao Li, Zhirui Li, Xiang Wang, Gongzi Zhang, Ye Peng, Shuwei Zhang, Peifu Tang, Lihai Zhang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Validation of the Polish version of the Western Ontario Rotator Cuff Index in patients following arthroscopic rotator cuff repair

Agnieszka Bejer, Mirosław Probachta, Marek Kulczyk, Sharon Griffin, Elżbieta Domka-Jopek, Jędrzej Płocki

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Up-regulated expression of E2F2 is necessary for p16INK4a-induced cartilage injury

Xinnan Bao, Xinyu Hu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Model-based roentgen stereophotogrammetric analysis using elementary geometrical shape models: 10 years results of an uncemented acetabular cup component

Anne Jacobsen, Frank Seehaus, Yutong Hong, Han Cao, Alexander Schuh, Raimund Forst, Stefan Sesselmann

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Metronidazole-induced encephalopathy in a patient with pyogenic spondylitis: a case report

Kazutaka Mizuta, Motoki Sonohata, Osamu Nozaki, Tomoki Kobatake, Daisuke Nakayama, Tadatsugu Morimoto, Masaaki Mawatari

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Pain coping skills training for African Americans with osteoarthritis study: baseline participant characteristics and comparison to prior studies

Kelli D. Allen, Liubov Arbeeva, Crystal W. Cené, Cynthia J. Coffman, Kimberlea F. Grimm, Erin Haley, Francis J. Keefe, Caroline T. Nagle, Eugene Z. Oddone, Tamara J. Somers, Yashika Watkins, Lisa C. Campbell

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Should sagittal osteotomy line be parallel to tibial posterior slope in high tibial osteotomy?

Y. Akamatsu, H. Kobayashi, M. Tsuji, S. Nejima, K. Kumagai, T. Saito

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The predictive value of preoperative neutrophil-lymphocyte ratio (NLR) on the recurrence of the local pigmented villonodular synovitis of the knee joint

Guanglei Zhao, Jin Wang, Jun Xia, Yibing Wei, Siqun Wang, Gangyong Huang, Feiyan Chen, Jie Chen, Jingsheng Shi, Yuanqing Yang

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Associations between post-operative rehabilitation of hip fracture and outcomes: national database analysis

Bowen Su, Roger Newson, Harry Soljak, Michael Soljak

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The clinical effect of an unloader brace on patients with osteoarthritis of the knee, a randomized placebo controlled trial with one year follow up

Hjörtur F. Hjartarson, Sören Toksvig-Larsen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Triamcinolone Acetonide affects TGF-β signaling regulation of fibrosis in idiopathic carpal tunnel syndrome

Tai-Hua Yang, Anne Gingery, Andrew R. Thoreson, Dirk R. Larson, Chunfeng Zhao, Peter C. Amadio

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Burden of gluteal fibrosis and post-injection paralysis in the children of Kumi District in Uganda

Kristin Alves, Norgrove Penny, John Ekure, Robert Olupot, Olive Kobusingye, Jeffrey N. Katz, Coleen S. Sabatini

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Cyclic bisphosphonate therapy reduces pain and improves physical functioning in children with osteogenesis imperfecta

Melissa D. Garganta, Sarah S. Jaser, Margot A. Lazow, Jonathan G. Schoenecker, Erin Cobry, Stephen R. Hays, Jill H. Simmons

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Pseudothrombophlebitis syndrome in a rheumatoid arthritis patient with swollen calf and persistent itching: a case report

Cevriye Mülkoğlu, Zeynep Alpoğuz Yılmaz, Barış Nacır, Hakan Genç

01.12.2018 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Anatomic double-bundle medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction with aperture fixation using an adjustable-length loop device: a 2-year follow-up study

Jae-Ang Sim, Jin-Kyu Lim, Byung Hoon Lee

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The change of first metatarsal head articular surface position after Lapidus arthrodesis

Jan Klouda, Rastislav Hromádka, Simona Šoffová, Stanislav Popelka Jr, Stanislav Popelka, Ivan Landor

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

General health factors may be a barrier to effective non-surgical multidisciplinary rehabilitation of common orthopaedic conditions in tertiary care settings

Shaun O’Leary, Michelle Cottrell, Maree Raymer, David Smith, Asaduzzaman Khan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A comparison of one-year treatment utilization for shoulder osteoarthritis patients initiating care with non-orthopaedic physicians and orthopaedic specialists

Sarah B Floyd, Cole G Chapman, Ellen Shanley, Lauren Ruffrage, Eldon Matthia, Peter Cooper, John M Brooks

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Ultrasound measures of muscle thickness may be superior to strength testing in adults with knee osteoarthritis: a cross-sectional study

Alfred C. Gellhorn, Jordan M. Stumph, Hashem E. Zikry, Carly A. Creelman, Rachel Welbel

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Relationships between paraspinal muscle morphology and neurocompressive conditions of the lumbar spine: a systematic review with meta-analysis

Jeffrey R. Cooley, Bruce F. Walker, Emad M. Ardakani, Per Kjaer, Tue S. Jensen, Jeffrey J. Hebert

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Infection after knee replacement: a qualitative study of impact of periprosthetic knee infection

Charlotte M Mallon, Rachael Gooberman-Hill, Andrew J Moore

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Postoperative function recovery in patients with endoprosthetic knee replacement for bone tumour: an observational study

Mattia Morri, Cristiana Forni, Riccardo Ruisi, Tiziana Giamboi, Fabrizio Giacomella, Davide Maria Donati, Maria Grazia Benedetti

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Identifying individuals with chronic pain after knee replacement: a population-cohort, cluster-analysis of Oxford knee scores in 128,145 patients from the English National Health Service

Rafael Pinedo-Villanueva, Sara Khalid, Vikki Wylde, Rachael Gooberman-Hill, Anushka Soni, Andrew Judge

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The hsa-miR-181a-5p reduces oxidation resistance by controlling SECISBP2 in osteoarthritis

Jianli Xue, Zixin Min, Zhuqing Xia, Bin Cheng, Binshang Lan, Fujun Zhang, Yan Han, Kunzheng Wang, Jian Sun

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The head shaft angle is associated with hip displacement in children at GMFCS levels III-V - a population based study

L Finlayson, T Czuba, M S Gaston, G Hägglund, J E Robb

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Modified Robert Jones bandage can not reduce postoperative swelling in enhanced-recovery after primary total knee arthroplasty without intraoperative tourniquet: a randomized controlled trial

Haoda Yu, Haoyang Wang, Kai Zhou, Xiao Rong, Shunyu Yao, Fuxing Pei, Zongke Zhou

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Intra and interrater reliability and clinical feasibility of a simple measure of cervical movement sense in patients with neck pain

Isabelle M Werner, Markus J Ernst, Julia Treleaven, Rebecca J Crawford

01.12.2018 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A novel cerclage wiring technique in intertrochanteric femoral fractures treated by intramedullary nails in young adults

You-Shui Gao, Yan-Jie Guo, Xin-Gang Yu, Yang Chen, Chen Chen, Nan-Ji Lu

01.12.2018 | Technical advance | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Coating the plate with antibiotic cement to treat early infection after fracture fixation with retention of the implants: a technical note

Xu-sheng Qiu, Bei Cheng, Yi-xin Chen, Xiao-yang Qi, Wei-ping Sha, Guo-zhao Chen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Re-infection rates and clinical outcomes following arthrodesis with intramedullary nail and external fixator for infected knee prosthesis: a systematic review and meta-analysis.

Giovanni Balato, Maria Rizzo, Tiziana Ascione, Francesco Smeraglia, Massimo Mariconda

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Do medical conditions predispose to the development of chronic back pain? A longitudinal co-twin control study of middle-aged males with 11-year follow-up

Pradeep Suri, Edward J. Boyko, Sean D. Rundell, Nicholas L. Smith, Jack Goldberg

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effect of high body mass index on knee muscle strength and function after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using hamstring tendon autografts

Wei-Hsiu Hsu, Chun-Hao Fan, Pei-An Yu, Chi-Lung Chen, Liang-Tseng Kuo, Robert Wen-Wei Hsu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Distal biceps tendon rupture: advantages and drawbacks of the anatomical reinsertion with a modified double incision approach

L. Tarallo, M. Lombardi, F. Zambianchi, A. Giorgini, F. Catani

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Patients with severe low back pain exhibit a low level of physical activity before lumbar fusion surgery: a cross-sectional study

Hanna Lotzke, Max Jakobsson, Annelie Gutke, Maria Hagströmer, Helena Brisby, Olle Hägg, Rob Smeets, Mari Lundberg

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The acceptance of the clinical photographic posture assessment tool (CPPAT)

Carole Fortin, Paul van Schaik, Jean-François Aubin-Fournier, Josette Bettany-Saltikov, Jean-Claude Bernard, Debbie Ehrmann Feldman

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Thymol turbidity test is associated with the risk of cyclops syndrome following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction

Yuya Kodama, Takayuki Furumatsu, Tomohito Hino, Yusuke Kamatsuki, Yoshiki Okazaki, Shin Masuda, Yuki Okazaki, Toshifumi Ozaki

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Long-term follow-up after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using a press-fit quadriceps tendon-patellar bone autograft

Alexander Barié, Michael Köpf, Ayham Jaber, Babak Moradi, Holger Schmitt, Jürgen Huber, Nikolaus Alexander Streich

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Epidemiology, treatment and mortality of trochanteric and subtrochanteric hip fractures: data from the Swedish fracture register

Leif Mattisson, Alicja Bojan, Anders Enocson

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Overuse injuries in Swedish elite athletics– a study protocol for a prospective multifactorial cohort study

Andreas Lundberg Zachrisson, Pia Desai, Jon Karlsson, Elias Johanesson, Stefan Grau

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Influence of the site of acromioplasty on reduction of the critical shoulder angle (CSA) – an anatomical study

Dominik Kaiser, Elias Bachmann, Christian Gerber, Dominik C. Meyer

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Physical prognostic factors predicting outcome following lumbar discectomy surgery: systematic review and narrative synthesis

Alison Rushton, Konstantinos Zoulas, Andrew Powell, J B Staal

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Hip stability after total hip arthroplasty predicted by intraoperative stability test and range of motion: a cross-sectional study

Hiromasa Tanino, Tatsuya Sato, Yasuhiro Nishida, Ryo Mitsutake, Hiroshi Ito

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Improving accuracy of opening-wedge osteotomies of distal radius using a patient-specific ramp-guide technique

Simon Roner, Fabio Carrillo, Lazaros Vlachopoulos, Andreas Schweizer, Ladislav Nagy, Philipp Fuernstahl

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Use of iliac crest allograft for Dega pelvic osteotomy in patients with cerebral palsy

Ki Hyuk Sung, Soon-Sun Kwon, Chin Youb Chung, Kyoung Min Lee, Jaeyoung Kim, Moon Seok Park

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Inter- and intra-rater reliability for measurement of range of motion in joints included in three hypermobility assessment methods

Angela Schlager, Kerstin Ahlqvist, Eva Rasmussen-Barr, Elisabeth Krefting Bjelland, Ronnie Pingel, Christina Olsson, Lena Nilsson-Wikmar, Per Kristiansson

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Can anthropometric, body composition, and bone variables be considered risk factors for musculoskeletal injuries in Brazilian military students?

Mauro A. S. Melloni, Josiel De Almeida Ávila, Mauro Alexandre Páscoa, Camila Justino De Oliveira Barbeta, Vagner Xavier Cirolini, Ezequiel M. Gonçalves, Gil Guerra-Júnior

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Early referral and control of disease’s flares prevent Orthopedic and Hand Surgery Indication (OHSI) in a dynamic cohort of Hispanic early rheumatoid arthritis patients

Irazú Contreras-Yáñez, G. Guaracha-Basáñez, E. Díaz-Borjón, M. Iglesias, V. Pascual-Ramos

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The effects of a subsequent jump on the knee abduction angle during the early landing phase

Tomoya Ishida, Yuta Koshino, Masanori Yamanaka, Ryo Ueno, Shohei Taniguchi, Mina Samukawa, Hiroshi Saito, Hisashi Matsumoto, Yoshimitsu Aoki, Harukazu Tohyama

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Physical activity status by pain severity in patients with knee osteoarthritis: a nationwide study in Korea

Hye-Young Shim, Mira Park, Hee-June Kim, Hee-Soo Kyung, Ji-Yeon Shin

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Association of COL9A3 trp3 polymorphism with intervertebral disk degeneration: a meta-analysis

Donghua Huang, Xiangyu Deng, Kaige Ma, Fashuai Wu, Deyao Shi, Hang Liang, Sheng Chen, Zengwu Shao

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Is there a difference in joint line restoration in revision Total knee arthroplasty according to prosthesis type?

JuHong Lee, SungIl Wang, KiBum Kim

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A randomized, controlled study to evaluate the efficacy of intra-articular, autologous adipose tissue injections for the treatment of mild-to-moderate knee osteoarthritis compared to hyaluronic acid: a study protocol

Ian A. Jones, Melissa Wilson, Ryan Togashi, Bo Han, Austin K. Mircheff, C. Thomas Vangsness JR

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Surface damage of bovine articular cartilage-off-bone: the effect of variations in underlying substrate and frequency

Humaira Mahmood, Duncan E. T. Shepherd, Daniel M. Espino

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

3D Markerless asymmetry analysis in the management of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis

Maliheh Ghaneei, Amin Komeili, Yong Li, Eric C. Parent, Samer Adeeb

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The effectiveness of training physical therapists in pain neuroscience education on patient reported outcomes for patients with chronic spinal pain: a study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial

Elizabeth Lane, Julie M. Fritz, Tom Greene, Daniel Maddox

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

On the influence of surface coating on tissue biomechanics – effects on rat bones under routine conditions with implications for image-based deformation detection

Aqeeda Singh, Mario Scholze, Niels Hammer

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evaluation of mitochondrial function in chronic myofascial trigger points - a prospective cohort pilot study using high-resolution respirometry

Michael J. Fischer, Gergo Horvath, Martin Krismer, Erich Gnaiger, Georg Goebel, Dominik H. Pesta

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Intensive therapy and remissions in rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review

Catherine D. Hughes, David L. Scott, Fowzia Ibrahim, on behalf of TITRATE Programme Investigators

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Sleep problems and fatigue as predictors for the onset of chronic widespread pain over a 5- and 18-year perspective

Katarina Aili, Maria Andersson, Ann Bremander, Emma Haglund, Ingrid Larsson, Stefan Bergman

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

What is the association between the presence of comorbidities and the appropriateness of care for low back pain? A population-based medical record review study

Shanthi Ramanathan, Peter Hibbert, Louise Wiles, Christopher G. Maher, William Runciman

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Open-label study of treatment with alendronate sodium plus vitamin D in men and women with osteoporosis in Thailand

Thawee Songpatanasilp, Sattaya Rojanasthien, Pansak Sugkraroek, Boonsong Ongphiphadhanakul, Lamar Robert, Chongchit Sripun Robert, Sirichai Luevitoonvechkij, Arthur C. Santora

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Contributions of symptomatic osteoarthritis and physical function to incident cardiovascular disease

Michela Corsi, Carolina Alvarez, Leigh F. Callahan, Rebecca J. Cleveland, Yvonne M. Golightly, Joanne M. Jordan, Amanda E. Nelson, Jordan Renner, Allen Tsai, Kelli D. Allen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Treatment of osteoarthritis of the elbow with open or arthroscopic debridement: a narrative review

Keshav Poonit, Xijie Zhou, Bin Zhao, Chao Sun, Chenglun Yao, Feng Zhang, Jingwei Zheng, Hede Yan

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Periprosthetic infection is the major indication for TKA revision – experiences from a university referral arthroplasty center

S. P. Boelch, A. Jakuscheit, S. Doerries, L. Fraissler, M. Hoberg, J. Arnholdt, M. Rudert

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Does improvement towards a normal cervical sagittal configuration aid in the management of cervical myofascial pain syndrome: a 1- year randomized controlled trial

Ibrahim M. Moustafa, Aliaa A. Diab, Fatma Hegazy, Deed E. Harrison

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A novel patient-specific three-dimensional-printed external template to guide iliosacral screw insertion: a retrospective study

Fan Yang, Sheng Yao, Kai-fang Chen, Feng-zhao Zhu, Ze-kang Xiong, Yan-hui Ji, Ting-fang Sun, Xiao-dong Guo

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Bicycling participation in people with a lower limb amputation: a scoping review

Jutamanee Poonsiri, Rienk Dekker, Pieter U. Dijkstra, Juha M. Hijmans, Jan H. B. Geertzen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The impact of thigh and shank marker quantity on lower extremity kinematics using a constrained model

Annelise A. Slater, Todd J. Hullfish, Josh R. Baxter

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Protocol for evaluating the effects of a foot-ankle therapeutic exercise program on daily activity, foot-ankle functionality, and biomechanics in people with diabetic polyneuropathy: a randomized controlled trial

Renan L. Monteiro, Cristina D. Sartor, Jane S. S. P. Ferreira, Milla G. B. Dantas, Sicco A. Bus, Isabel C. N. Sacco

01.12.2018 | Case report | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Negative pressure pulmonary edema after percutaneous endoscopic interlaminar lumbar discectomy-a case report

Guo Chen, Xian-di Wang, Hong-fei Nie, Zhi-qiang Yang, Kang Chen, Zhu-hai Li, Yue-ming Song, Fu-xing Pei, Jian-cheng Zeng

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Self-recordings of upper arm elevation during cleaning – comparison between analyses using a simplified reference posture and a standard reference posture

Camilla Dahlqvist, Catarina Nordander, Mikael Forsman, Henrik Enquist

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Improving accuracy of opening-wedge osteotomies of distal radius using a patient-specific ramp-guide technique

Simon Roner, Fabio Carrillo, Lazaros Vlachopoulos, Andreas Schweizer, Ladislav Nagy, Philipp Fuernstahl

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Clinical implications of fracture-associated vascular damage in extremity and pelvic trauma

F. Gilbert, C. Schneemann, C. J. Scholz, R. Kickuth, R. H. Meffert, R. Wildenauer, U. Lorenz, R. Kellersmann, A. Busch

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The association between multisite musculoskeletal pain and cardiac autonomic modulation during work, leisure and sleep – a cross-sectional study

Tatiana de Oliveira Sato, David M. Hallman, Jesper Kristiansen, Andreas Holtermann

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A novel MRI- and CT-based scoring system to differentiate malignant from osteoporotic vertebral fractures in Chinese patients

Zi Li, Ming Guan, Dong Sun, Yong Xu, Feng Li, Wei Xiong

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Relative survival following hemi-and total hip arthroplasty for hip fractures in Sweden

Szilard Nemes, Dennis Lind, Peter Cnudde, Erik Bülow, Ola Rolfson, Cecilia Rogmark

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Is sleep position associated with glenohumeral shoulder pain and rotator cuff tendinopathy: a cross-sectional study

Lincoln A. Holdaway, Kurt T. Hegmann, Matthew S. Thiese, Jay Kapellusch

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Development, validity and reliability of the Italian version of the Copenhagen neck functional disability scale

Domenico Angilecchia, Maura Mezzetti, Alessandro Chiarotto, Antonella Daugenti, Giuseppe Giovannico, Francesca Bonetti

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Association between liver enzymes and bone mineral density in Koreans: a cross-sectional study

Ho Jeong Do, Joon-Shik Shin, Jinho Lee, Yoon Jae Lee, Me-riong Kim, Dongwoo Nam, Eun-Jung Kim, Yeoncheol Park, Kristin Suhr, In-Hyuk Ha

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Mismatch between femur and tibia coronal alignment in the knee joint: classification of five lower limb types according to femoral and tibial mechanical alignment

Yu-Hsien Lin, Feng-Shuo Chang, Kun-Hui Chen, Kui-Chou Huang, Kuo-Chih Su

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Pilot randomized controlled trials in the orthopaedic surgery literature: a systematic review

Bijal Desai, Veeral Desai, Shivani Shah, Archita Srinath, Amr Saleh, Nicole Simunovic, Andrew Duong, Sheila Sprague, Mohit Bhandari

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The influence of radio frequency ablation on intra-articular fluid temperature in the ankle joint - a cadaver study

Philipp Ahrens, Dirk Mueller, Sebastian Siebenlist, Andreas Lenich, Ulrich Stoeckle, Gunther H. Sandmann

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

How do orthopaedic surgeons inform their patients before knee arthroplasty surgery? A cross-sectional study

Aamir Mahdi, Maria Hälleberg Nyman, Per Wretenberg

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Effects of deep cervical flexor training on impaired physiological functions associated with chronic neck pain: a systematic review

Johannes Blomgren, Erika Strandell, Gwendolen Jull, Irene Vikman, Ulrik Röijezon

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Differential protein expression in human knee articular cartilage and medial meniscus using two different proteomic methods: a pilot analysis

Elin Folkesson, Aleksandra Turkiewicz, Martin Englund, Patrik Önnerfjord

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Sustained hip flexion contracture after femoral lengthening in patients with achondroplasia

Mi Hyun Song, Tae-Jin Lee, Jong Hyeop Song, Hae-Ryong Song

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

GLA:D® Back group-based patient education integrated with exercises to support self-management of back pain - development, theories and scientific evidence -

Per Kjaer, Alice Kongsted, Inge Ris, Allan Abbott, Charlotte Diana Nørregaard Rasmussen, Ewa M. Roos, Søren T. Skou, Tonny Elmose Andersen, Jan Hartvigsen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The use of bidirectional rapid reductor in minimally invasive treatment of bicondylar tibial plateau fractures: preliminary radiographic and clinical results

Hengrui Chang, Zhanle Zheng, Yiyang Yu, Jiasheng Shao, Yingze Zhang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Serial changes in the head-shaft angle of proximal humeral fractures treated by placing locking plates: a retrospective study

Ji-Qi Wang, Bing-Jie Jiang, Wei-Jun Guo, You-Ming Zhao

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Influence of a periodized circuit training protocol on intermuscular adipose tissue of patients with knee osteoarthritis: protocol for a randomized controlled trial

Aline Castilho de Almeida, Maria Gabriela Pedroso, Jessica Bianca Aily, Glaucia Helena Gonçalves, Carlos Marcelo Pastre, Stela Marcia Mattiello

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The effect of autologous platelet rich plasma on tenocytes of the human rotator cuff

Stephan Pauly, Franka Klatte-Schulz, Katharina Stahnke, Markus Scheibel, Britt Wildemann

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Revisiting patient satisfaction following total knee arthroplasty: a longitudinal observational study

Stirling Bryan, Laurie J. Goldsmith, Jennifer C. Davis, Samar Hejazi, Valerie MacDonald, Patrick McAllister, Ellen Randall, Nitya Suryaprakash, Amery D. Wu, Richard Sawatzky

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Denosumab versus zoledronic acid for preventing symptomatic skeletal events in Asian postmenopausal women with oestrogen-receptor-positive advanced breast cancer: an outcome analyses with a mean follow-up of 3 years

Chi Zhang, Fan Zhang, Guanzhao Liang, Xianshang Zeng, Weiguang Yu, Zhidao Jiang, Jie Ma, Mingdong Zhao, Min Xiong, Keke Gui, Fenglai Yuan, Weiping Ji

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Impact of acetabular reaming depth on reconstruction of rotation center in primary total hip arthroplasty

Pu Shao, Zhizhou Li, Modi Yang, Yuzhuo Wang, Te Liu, Yuhui Yang, Lian Duan, Jinlan Jiang, Jianlin Zuo

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Tendinosis-like changes in denervated rat Achilles tendon

Roine El-Habta, Jialin Chen, Jessica Pingel, Ludvig J. Backman

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Are cytokines (IL-6, CRP and adiponectin) associated with bone mineral density in a young adult birth cohort?

Ana Maria Baptista Menezes, Paula Duarte Oliveira, Helen Gonçalves, Isabel O. Oliveira, Maria Cecilia F. Assunção, Luciana Tovo-Rodrigues, Gustavo Dias Ferreira, Fernando César Wehrmeister

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Perioperative multiple low-dose Dexamethasones improves postoperative clinical outcomes after Total knee arthroplasty

Yuangang Wu, Xiaoxi Lu, Yimei Ma, Yi Zeng, Xianchao Bao, Huazhang Xiong, Bin Shen

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

The TeMPO trial (treatment of meniscal tears in osteoarthritis): rationale and design features for a four arm randomized controlled clinical trial

James K. Sullivan, James J. Irrgang, Elena Losina, Clare Safran-Norton, Jamie Collins, Swastina Shrestha, Faith Selzer, Kim Bennell, Leslie Bisson, Angela T. Chen, Courtney K. Dawson, Alexandra B. Gil, Morgan H. Jones, Melissa A. Kluczynski, Kathleen Lafferty, Jeffrey Lange, Emma C. Lape, John Leddy, Aaron V. Mares, Kurt Spindler, Jennifer Turczyk, Jeffrey N. Katz

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Efficacy and safety of oral compared with intravenous tranexamic acid in reducing blood loss after primary total knee and hip arthroplasty: a meta-analysis

Xiaozhen Han, Guiqing Gong, Naili Han, Mei Liu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Fear avoidance beliefs as a predictor for long-term sick leave, disability and pain in patients with chronic low back pain

Jeanette Sora Trinderup, Annette Fisker, Carsten Bogh Juhl, Tom Petersen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Reattachment of the flexor and extensor tendons at the epicondyle in elbow instability: a biomechanical comparison of techniques

Andreas Lenich, Christian Pfeifer, Philipp Proier, Roman Fleer, Coen Wijdicks, Martina Roth, Frank Martetschläger, Jonas Pogorzelski

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Short- and long-term reproducibility of diffusion-weighted magnetic resonance imaging of lower extremity musculature in asymptomatic individuals and a comparison to individuals with spinal cord injury

Jacob G. McPherson, Andrew C. Smith, Daniel A. Duben, Katie L. McMahon, Marie Wasielewski, Todd B. Parrish, James M. Elliott

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Sera of patients with axial spondyloarthritis (axSpA) enhance osteoclastogenic potential of monocytes isolated from healthy individuals

Mariusz Korkosz, Marcin Czepiel, Zofia Guła, Małgorzata Stec, Kazimierz Węglarczyk, Magdalena Rutkowska-Zapała, Anna Gruca, Marzena Lenart, Jarosław Baran, Jerzy Gąsowski, Przemysław Błyszczuk, Maciej Siedlar

01.12.2018 | Study protocol | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Protocol for a single-centre, parallel-arm, double-blind randomised trial evaluating the effects of tourniquet use in total knee arthroplasty on intra-operative and post-operative outcomes

Richard S. Page, Simon Williams, Avanthi Selvaratnam, Shaun Waring, Myles Conroy, Andrew Thomson, Sally Beattie, Rekha Ganeshalingam, Stephen D. Gill

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Evaluation of the theoretical optimal angle of the tibial tunnel in transtibial anatomic posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction by computed tomography

Xiaohui Zhang, Yuanjun Teng, Xinxin Yang, Rui Li, Chongwen Ma, Hong Wang, Hua Han, Bin Geng, Yayi Xia

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Difference in whole spinal alignment between supine and standing positions in patients with adult spinal deformity using a new comparison method with slot-scanning three-dimensional X-ray imager and computed tomography through digital reconstructed radiography

Kazuhiro Hasegawa, Masashi Okamoto, Shun Hatsushikano, Gabriel Caseiro, Kei Watanabe

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A ceramic bone substitute containing gentamicin gives good outcome in trochanteric hip fractures treated with dynamic hip screw and in revision of total hip arthroplasty: a case series

Mindaugas Stravinskas, Sarunas Tarasevicius, Simonas Laukaitis, Malin Nilsson, Deepak Bushan Raina, Lars Lidgren

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Attitudes, skills and use of evidence-based practice among UK osteopaths: a national cross-sectional survey

Tobias Sundberg, Matthew J. Leach, Oliver P. Thomson, Philip Austin, Gary Fryer, Jon Adams

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Simultaneous multi-slice MR imaging of the hip at 3 T to reduce acquisition times and maintain image quality

Mayuko Haraikawa, Masashi Suzuki, Kaiji Inoue, Eito Kozawa, Junji Tanaka, Mamoru Niitsu

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Epidemiology of Adult Ankle Fractures: 1756 cases identified in Norrbotten County during 2009–2013 and classified according to AO/OTA

Hans Juto, Helena Nilsson, Per Morberg

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Infection-free rates and Sequelae predict factors in bone transportation for infected tibia: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Zhen Zhang, W. Benton Swanson, Yan-Hong Wang, Wei Lin, Guanglin Wang

01.12.2018 | Correction | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Correction to: Effectiveness of a new model of primary care management on knee pain and function in patients with knee osteoarthritis: Protocol for THE PARTNER STUDY

D. J. Hunter, R. S. Hinman, J. L. Bowden, T. Egerton, A. M. Briggs, S. J. Bunker, J. Kasza, A. B. Forbes, S. D. French, M. Pirotta, D. J. Schofield, N. A. Zwar, K. L. Bennell, the PARTNER Study Team

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Admission prevalence of deep vein thrombosis in elderly Chinese patients with hip fracture and a new predictor based on risk factors for thrombosis screening

Fei Xing, Lang Li, Ye Long, Zhou Xiang

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Latent infection of low-virulence anaerobic bacteria in degenerated lumbar intervertebral discs

Guoqing Tang, Zhuo Wang, Ji Chen, Zhengshi Zhang, Hongbin Qian, Yong Chen

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Isolated revision meniscal repair – failure rates, clinical outcome, and patient satisfaction

Andreas Fuchs, Ferdinand Kloos, Gerrit Bode, Kaywan Izadpanah, Norbert P. Südkamp, Matthias J. Feucht

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Can we improve cognitive function among adults with osteoarthritis by increasing moderate-to-vigorous physical activity and reducing sedentary behaviour? Secondary analysis of the MONITOR-OA study

Ryan S. Falck, John R. Best, Linda C. Li, Patrick C. Y. Chan, Lynne M. Feehan, Teresa Liu-Ambrose

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

“Revision of subtrochanteric femoral nonunions after intramedullary nailing with dynamic condylar screw”

Sebastian Lotzien, Valentin Rausch, Thomas Armin Schildhauer, Jan Gessmann

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Articular cartilage gene expression patterns in the tissue surrounding the impact site following applications of shear and axial loads

R. S. McCulloch, P. L. Mente, A. T. O’Nan, M. S. Ashwell

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

A comparison of outcome measures used to report clubfoot treatment with the Ponseti method: results from a cohort in Harare, Zimbabwe

Tracey Smythe, Maxman Gova, Rumbidzai Muzarurwi, Allen Foster, Christopher Lavy

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Identification of vitamin D and other bone metabolism parameters as risk factors for primary bone marrow oedema syndrome

Nicola Oehler, Haider Mussawy, Tobias Schmidt, Tim Rolvien, Florian Barvencik

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Patient demographics and MRI-based measurements predict redundant nerve roots in lumbar spinal stenosis: a retrospective database cohort comparison

Luca Papavero, Carlos J. Marques, Jens Lohmann, Thies Fitting

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Influence of age and level of activity on the applicability of a walker orthosis - a prospective study in different cohorts of healthy volunteers

Alena Sint, Sebastian Felix Baumbach, Wolfgang Böcker, Christian Kammerlander, Karl-Georg Kanz, Mareen Braunstein, Hans Polzer

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

Comparison of 2 femoral tunnel drilling techniques in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. A prospective randomized comparative study.

Yunhang Geng, Pengzhou Gai

01.12.2018 | Research article | Ausgabe 1/2018 Open Access

RHAMM induces progression of rheumatoid arthritis by enhancing the functions of fibroblast-like synoviocytes

Jing Wu, Yuan Qu, Yu-Ping Zhang, Jia-Xin Deng, Qing-Hong Yu

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