Bone damage after chemotherapy for lymphoma: a real-world experience
Despite recent improvements in survival due to advances in treatment, the quality of life of patients with lymphoma may be compromised by the long-term complications of chemotherapy and steroid therapy. Among ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 7, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: S. Mancuso, Dalila Scaturro, M. Santoro, G. Di Gaetano, F. Vitagliani, V. Falco, S. Siragusa, S. Gonnelli and G. Letizia Mauro Tags: Research Source Type: research

Low serum calcium is associated with perioperative blood loss and transfusion rate in elderly patients with hip fracture: a retrospective study
To investigate whether hypocalcemia influenced total blood loss and transfusion rate in elderly patients with hip fracture. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 7, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zhicong Wang, Xi Chen, Yan Chen, Ling Yang, Hong Wang, Wei Jiang, Shuping Liu and Yuehong Liu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Accuracy of image-free navigation in intraoperative leg length change from total hip arthroplasty using evaluations from 2D and 3D measurements
Leg length discrepancy is one of the most common problems after total hip arthroplasty (THA). The aim of this study was to investigate the accuracy of image-free navigation in intraoperative leg length change ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 6, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shine Tone, Masahiro Hasegawa, Yohei Naito, Hiroki Wakabayashi and Akihiro Sudo Tags: Research Source Type: research

Spontaneous humeral torsion deformity correction after displaced supracondylar fractures in children
After displaced supracondylar humerus fractures (SCHF) in children, residual deformities are common with cubitus varus (CV) being the clinically most visible. Distal fragment malrotation may lead to instabilit... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 6, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Anna K. Hell, Claudia Gadomski and Lena Braunschweig Tags: Research Source Type: research

Intralesional nerve-sparing surgery versus non-surgical treatment for giant cell tumor of the sacrum
There is no standard treatment for giant cell tumors of the sacrum. We compared the outcomes and complications in patients with sacral giant cell tumors who underwent intralesional nerve-sparing surgery with o... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 6, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shinji Tsukamoto, Nikolin Ali, Andreas F. Mavrogenis, Kanya Honoki, Yasuhito Tanaka, Paolo Spinnato, Davide Maria Donati and Costantino Errani Tags: Research Source Type: research

Three-dimensional morphometric differences of resected distal femurs and proximal tibias in osteoarthritic and normal knees
The objective of this study was to determine whether m... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 4, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xiang-hui Dong, Xiang-hui Huang, Ming Chen, Yan-Hai Chang, Ming Ling and Bo Yang Tags: Research Source Type: research

3D printed templates improve the accuracy and safety of pedicle screw placement in the treatment of pediatric congenital scoliosis
Three-dimensional (3-D) printed guidance templates are being increasingly used in spine surgery. The purpose of this study was to determine if 3D printed navigation templates can improve the accuracy of pedicl... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 4, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jun Cao, Xuejun Zhang, Haonan Liu, Ziming Yao, Yunsong Bai, Dong Guo and Lei Feng Tags: Research Source Type: research

Finite analysis of stability between modified articular fusion technique, posterior lumbar interbody fusion and posteriorlateral lumbar fusion
It is not clear whether modified facet fusion (MFF) is biomechanically different from traditional fusion techniques such as posterior lateral lumbar fusion (PLF) and posterior lumbar interbody fusion (PLIF). (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 4, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xiao Han, Xin Chen, Kuan Li, Zheng Li and Shugang Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

The accuracy of acetabular cup placement in primary total hip arthroplasty using an image-free navigation system
Intraoperative navigation systems have been shown to improve the accuracy of acetabular component insertion in total hip arthroplasty (THA). The purpose of this study was to investigate the accuracy of cup ori... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 4, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yohei Naito, Masahiro Hasegawa, Shine Tone, Hiroki Wakabayashi and Akihiro Sudo Tags: Research Source Type: research

From bowel inflammation to the bone and joints: musculoskeletal examination in inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
One of the most important complications in inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) are musculoskeletal manifestations that are reported in more than 50% of patients. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 4, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Samane Tavassoli, Iman Shahabinasab, Alireza Norouzi, Taghi Amiriani, Nafiseh Abdolahi, Somayeh Livani, Seyed Farzam Mirkamali, Honey Sadat Mirkarimi, Fazel Isapanah Amlashi and Sima Besharat Tags: Research Source Type: research

A study on musculoskeletal complaints and working postures in pathology specialists in Iran
This study investigates the relationship between musculoskeletal complain... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 3, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ehsan Rafeemanesh, Alireza Khooei, Shabnam Niroumand and Tina Shirzadeh Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation of parallel endplate osteotomy for severe rigid spinal deformities: a retrospective analysis of 36 cases with a minimum 2-year follow-up
To report on the technique and results of parallel endplate osteotomy (PEO) for severe rigid spinal deformity. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 3, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hang Liao, Peng Xie, Guizhou Zheng, Houguang Miao, Ningdao Li, Xuedong Li and Shixin Du Tags: Research Source Type: research

Management of septic arthritis of the hip joint in adults. A systematic review of the literature
The septic arthritis of the hip is a complex condition characterized by a variety of clinical presentations, a challenging diagnosis and different surgical treatment options, including arthroscopy, resection a... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 2, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Giovanni Balato, Vincenzo de Matteo, Tiziana Ascione, Roberto de Giovanni, Ernesto Marano, Maria Rizzo and Massimo Mariconda Tags: Review Source Type: research

Trend of serum C-reactive protein is associated with treatment outcome of hip Periprosthetic joint infection undergoing two-stage exchange arthroplasty: a case control study
Serum C-reactive protein (CRP) trends are critical for monitoring patients ’ treatment response following a two-stage exchange arthroplasty for periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) of the hip. However, CRP tren... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 2, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zhong-Yan Li, Yu-Chih Lin, Chih-Hsiang Chang, Szu-Yuan Chen, Tung-Wu Lu and Sheng-Hsun Lee Tags: Research Source Type: research

Identification of transcription factors and construction of a novel miRNA regulatory network in primary osteoarthritis by integrated analysis
As osteoarthritis (OA) disease-modifying therapies are not available, novel therapeutic targets need to be discovered and prioritized. Here, we aim to identify miRNA signatures in patients to fully elucidate r... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 2, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ying Jiang, Yi Shen, Liyan Ding, Shengli Xia and Liying Jiang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Risk factors of early periprosthetic femoral fracture after total knee arthroplasty
This study dete... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 2, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chaturong Pornrattanamaneewong, Akraporn Sitthitheerarut, Pakpoom Ruangsomboon, Keerati Chareancholvanich and Rapeepat Narkbunnam Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cement augmentation of the proximal femoral nail antirotation for the treatment of two intertrochanteric fractures - a comparative finite element study
There are concerns regarding initial stability and cutout effect in proximal femoral nail antirotation (PFNA) treating intertrochanteric fractures. No study have used finite element analysis (FEA) to investiga... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 2, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Liqin Zheng, Xinmin Chen, Yongze Zheng, Xingpeng He, Jingxiong Wu and Ziling Lin Tags: Research Source Type: research

Acromiohumeral distance and supraspinatus tendon thickness in people with shoulder impingement syndrome compared to asymptomatic age and gender-matched participants: a case control study
Shoulder impingement syndrome (SIS) is the most common form of shoulder pain. Conservative and surgical treatments for SIS are often not effective. One such surgical intervention is subacromial decompression, ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 1, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Donald J. Hunter, Darren A. Rivett, Sharmaine McKiernan and Suzanne J. Snodgrass Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prolonged standing behaviour in people with joint hypermobility syndrome
Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (JHS) is a rare Heritable Disorder of Connective tissue characterised by generalised joint laxity and chronic widespread pain. Joint Hypermobility Syndrome has a large impact on pa... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - December 1, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Alexander Vernon Bates, Alison H. McGregor and Caroline M. Alexander Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The role of femoral obliquity angle and T1 pelvic angle in predicting quality of life after spinal surgery in adult spinal deformities
Adult spinal deformities (ASD) represent a growing clinical condition related to chronic pain, disability and reduction in quality of life (QoL). A strong correlation among spinal alignment, spinopelvic parame... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 30, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Andrea Perna, Luca Proietti, Amarildo Smakaj, Calogero Velluto, Maria Concetta Meluzio, Giuseppe Rovere, Daniela Florio, Gianfranco Zirio and Francesco Ciro Tamburrelli Tags: Research Source Type: research

Exosomes for gene therapy effectively inhibit the endothelial-mesenchymal transition in mouse aortic endothelial cells
Heterotopic ossification (HO) can limit joint activity, causes ankylosis and impairs the function and rehabilitation of patients. Endothelial to mesenchymal transition (EndMT) plays an important role in the pa... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 30, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zhenyuan Wei, Yang Zhao, Peichun Hsu, Shang Guo, Chi Zhang and Biao Zhong Tags: Research Source Type: research

Postoperative alterations of sagittal cervical alignment and risk factors for cervical kyphosis in 124 Lenke 1 adolescent idiopathic scoliosis patients
This study aims to analyze postoperative changes of cervical sagittal curvature and to identify independent risk factors for cervical kyphosis in Lenke type 1 adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) patients. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 30, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Junyu Li, Kaige Deng, Yanchao Tang, Zexi Yang, Xiaoguang Liu, Zhongjun Liu, Feng Wei, Fengliang Wu, Hua Zhou, Yan Li, Yongqiang Wang, Weishi Li and Miao Yu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Core set of unfavorable events of proximal humerus fracture treatment defined by an international Delphi consensus process
Proximal humerus fracture (PHF) complications, whether following surgery or nonoperative management, require standardization of definitions and documentation for consistent reporting. We aimed to define an int... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 30, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Laurent Audig é, Stig Brorson, Holger Durchholz, Simon Lambert, Fabrizio Moro and Alexander Joeris Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparative retrieval analysis of antioxidant polyethylene: bonding of vitamin-E does not reduce in-vivo surface damage
With the Persona ® knee system a new polyethylene formulation incorporating vitamin-E which aims to reduce oxidation and maintain wear resistance was introduced. Although in-vitro studies have demonstrated posi... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 30, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Dominic T. Mathis, Joshua Schmidli, Michael T. Hirschmann, Felix Amsler, Johann Henckel, Harry Hothi and Alister Hart Tags: Research Source Type: research

Pedicle screw accuracy in thoracolumbar fractures- is routine postoperative CT scan necessary?
While several studies report on accuracy rates of pedicle screws, risk factors associated with inaccurate pedicle screw positioning in patients with thoracolumbar fractures are reported rarely. CT scan as a ro... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: R. Aigner, C. Bichlmaier, L. Oberkircher, T. Knauf, A. K önig, P. Lechler, S. Ruchholtz and M. Frink Tags: Research Source Type: research

Mid-term results of a new femoral prosthesis using Ti-Nb-Sn alloy with low Young ’s modulus
This study was performed to investigate the mid-term results of Ti-Nb-Sn (TNS) alloy stem with a low Young ’s modulus. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Daisuke Chiba, Norikazu Yamada, Yu Mori, Masamizu Oyama, Susumu Ohtsu, Yoshiyuki Kuwahara, Kazuyoshi Baba, Hidetatsu Tanaka, Toshimi Aizawa, Shuji Hanada and Eiji Itoi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Roles of multimodal intra-operative neurophysiological monitoring (IONM) in percutaneous endoscopic transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: a case series of 113 patients
Despite the wide use of intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring (IONM) in spinal surgeries, the efficacy of IONM during percutaneous endoscopic transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (PE-TLIF) surgery in ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yu Chen, Chunmei Luo, Juan Wang, Libangxi Liu, Bo Huang, Chang-Qing Li, Yue Zhou and Chencheng Feng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction combined with biplanar supracondylar femoral derotation osteotomy in recurrent patellar dislocation with increased femoral internal torsion and genu valgum: a retrospective pilot study
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical and radiographic outcomes after medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL) reconstruction combined with supracondylar biplanar femoral derotation osteotomy (FD... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xiangtian Deng, Lingzhi Li, Peng Zhou, Fuyuan Deng, Yuan Li, Yanwei He, Ge Chen, Zhong Li and Juncai Liu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Digital analysis of external fixation area of proximal humerus fractures in elderly patients
The purpose is based on anatomical basis, combined with three-dimensional measurement, to guide the clinical repositioning of proximal humeral fractures, select the appropriate pin entry point and angle, and s... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Baorui Xing, Yadi Zhang, Xiuxiu Hou, Yunmei Li, Guoliang Li and Guangpu Han Tags: Research Source Type: research

Individualized 3D printing-assisted repair and reconstruction of neoplastic bone defects at irregular bone sites: exploration and practice in the treatment of scapular aneurysmal bone cysts
The irregular anatomical shape and complex structures of irregular bones make it more difficult to repair and reconstruct bone defects in irregular bones than in the long bones of the extremities. Three-dimens... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 25, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Guochen Luo, Yao Zhang, Xiahua Wang, Shuaishuai Chen, Dongyi Li and Mingyang Yu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Closed reduction and percutaneous pinning vs open reduction and internal fixation in pediatric lateral condylar humerus fractures displaced by > 4  mm: an observational cross-sectional study
Although open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) is recommended for lateral condylar humerus fractures (LCHFs) displaced by> 4 mm, several studies have reported the use of closed reduction and percutaneou... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 25, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Li-wei Xie, Zhi-qiang Deng, Ren-huan Zhao, Juan Wang, Xin Liu, Ying Zhou and Hui Zhang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Pretic-I was a safe and effective artificial cervical disc prosthesis--a retrospective and comparative study with 5-year follow-up
The newly designed cervical disc prosthesis, Pretic-I, had been finished its limited clinical use for over 5  years. At a short-term follow-up of 2 years, we obtained satisfactory clinical results. The long-ter... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 24, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yingjun Guo, Hao Liu, Jianzhong Xu, Yuxiao Deng, Xiaoliang Tao, Yang Meng, Xiaofei Wang, Ying Hong, Beiyu Wang, Chen Ding and Wenjie Wu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Cementation of a dual mobility cup in a well-fixed acetabular component- a reliable option in revision total hip arthroplasty?
The “cup-in-cup” technique allows for revision of failed total hip arthroplasty (THA) when the cementless cup is well fixed. Furthermore, it can be used for liner wear or mechanical failure where liner replace... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 24, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Petri Bellova, Fiona Koch, Maik Stiehler, Albrecht Hartmann, Hagen Fritzsche, Klaus-Peter G ünther and Jens Goronzy Tags: Research Source Type: research

The association between early MRI and length of disability in acute lower back pain: a systematic review and narrative synthesis
Clinical guideline recommendations are against early magnetic resonance imaging (eMRI) within the first 4 to 6  weeks of conservative management of acute low back pain (LBP) without “clinical suspicion” of seri... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 24, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Bara A. Shraim, Muath A. Shraim, Ayman R. Ibrahim, Mohamed E. Elgamal, Basem Al-Omari and Mujahed Shraim Tags: Research Source Type: research

Open MRI validation of a hip model driven with subject-specific motion capture data in predicting anterior femoroacetabular clearance
Cam and/or pincer morphologies (CPM) are potential precursors to hip osteoarthritis (OA) and important contributors to non-arthritic hip pain. However, only some CPM hips develop OA and/or pain, and it is not ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 23, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Maryam Mohtajeb, Jolanda Cibere, Angelo Graffos, Michelle Mony, Honglin Zhang, Michael A. Hunt and David R. Wilson Tags: Technical advance Source Type: research

Halo traction combined with posterior-only approach correction for cervical kyphosis with Neurofibromatosis-1: minimum 2  years follow-up
Surgical management of cervical kyphosis in patients with NF-1 is a challenging task. Presently, anterior-only (AO), posterior-only (PO) and combined anterior-posterior (AP) spinal fusion are common surgical s... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 23, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hongqi Zhang, Ang Deng, Chaofeng Guo, Zhenhai Zhou and Lige Xiao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Paradoxical spinopelvic motion: does global balance influence spinopelvic motion in total hip arthroplasty?
Recent research has proposed a classification of spinopelvic stiffness according to pelvic spatial orientation for risk stratification in patients who undergo total hip arthroplasty (THA). However, the influen... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 23, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yu-Hsien Lin, Yu-Tsung Lin, Kun-Hui Chen, Chien-Chou Pan, Cheng-Min Shih and Cheng-Hung Lee Tags: Research Source Type: research

Calcaneal lengthening using ipsilateral fibula autograft in the treatment of symptomatic pes valgus in adolescents
Evans calcaneal lengthening osteotomy is used to treat symptomatic flexible flatfoot when conservative treatment fails. Grafts such as autologous iliac bone grafts, allografts, and xenografts are implanted at ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 23, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chien-Cheng Lai, Ting-Ming Wang, Chih-Hung Chang, Jwo-Luen Pao, Hsu-Wei Fang, Chun-Chien Chang, Shang-Ming Lin and Tsung-yu Lan Tags: Research Source Type: research

Association between subtalar articular surface typing and flat foot deformity: which type is more likely to cause flat foot deformity
Previous studies have shown a wide range of anatomical classifications of the subtalar joint (STJ) in the population and this is related to the different force line structures of the foot. Different subtalar a... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 23, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Lei Zhang, Xiaoyao Peng, Siyuan He, Xin Zhou, Gang Yi, Xiaogao Tang, Bingkun Li, Guoyou Wang, Wanxue Zhao and Yuening Yang Tags: Research Source Type: research

A portable isometric knee extensor strength testing device: test-retest reliability and minimal detectable change scores of the Q-Force ӀӀ in healthy adults
Although knee extensors are essential in daily activities (e.g. walking, climbing stairs), knee extensor strength is often not measured in clinical settings. Existing devices to test muscle strength are not al... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 19, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Johanneke Hartog, Sandra Dijkstra, Joke Fleer, Pim van der Harst, Massimo A. Mariani and Lucas H. V. van der Woude Tags: Research Source Type: research

Assessing the quality of shared decision making for elective orthopedic surgery across a large healthcare system: cross-sectional survey study
This study assessed the quality of ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 19, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: K. D. Valentine, Tom Cha, John C. Giardina, Felisha Marques, Steven J. Atlas, Hany Bedair, Antonia F. Chen, Terence Doorly, James Kang, Lauren Leavitt, Adam Licurse, Todd O ’Brien, Thomas Sequist and Karen Sepucha Tags: Research Source Type: research

Association between diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis and thoracic kyphosis in patients with cervical myelopathy: a retrospective observational study
Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) is a structural abnormality of the thoracic spine that is known to impair posture. However, the relationship between DISH and sagittal balance in the whole spine... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 18, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Motoyoshi Takayuki, Hirai Takashi, Yoshii Toshitaka, Inose Hiroyuki, Matsukura Yu, Egawa Satoru, Kobayashi Yutaka, Utagawa Kurando, Hashimoto Jun, Kawabata Atsuyuki, Takahashi Takuya, Tanaka Tomoyuki and Okawa Atsushi Tags: Research Source Type: research

A novel rat model of interbody fusion based on anterior lumbar corpectomy and fusion (ALCF)
Rats have been widely used as experimental animals when performing fundamental research because they are economical, rapidly reproducing, and heal quickly. While the rat interbody fusion model has been applied... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 18, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yu Kang, Chao Liu, Ming Wang, Cheng Wang, Yi-Guo Yan and Wen-Jun Wang Tags: Research Source Type: research

PAX7 gene polymorphism in muscular temporomandibular disorders as potentially related to muscle stem cells
Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) are a group of painful and debilitating disorders, involving the masticatory muscles and/or the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). Chronic TMD pain can be associated with genetic ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 17, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Valquiria Quinelato, Let ícia Ladeira Bonato, Alexandre Rezende Vieira, José Mauro Granjeiro, Karla Menezes, Radovan Borojevic, Priscila Ladeira Casado, Jose Albuquerque Calasans-Maia and Ricardo Tesch Tags: Research Source Type: research

The association of sensory phenotype and concomitant mood, sleep and functional impairment with the outcome of carpal tunnel surgery
Up to 25% of people who have had carpal tunnel release surgery (CTR) fail to report improvement; however, evidence for prognostic indicators in this surgical cohort is limited. To identify candidate prognostic... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 17, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Donna L. Kennedy, Deborah Ridout, Ladislava Lysakova, Jan Vollert, Caroline M. Alexander and Andrew S. C. Rice Tags: Research Source Type: research

Hounsfield unit value on CT as a predictor of cage subsidence following stand-alone oblique lumbar interbody fusion for the treatment of degenerative lumbar diseases
To investigate the correlation between vertebral Hounsfield unit (HU) values and cage subsidence in patients treated with stand-alone (SA) OLIF. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 17, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jing Zhou, Chao Yuan, Chao Liu, Lei Zhou and Jian Wang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Gibson approach and surgical hip dislocation according to Ganz in the treatment of femoral head fractures
The purpose of the study is to evaluate clinical and radiological outcomes in those patients with femoral head fracture, treated with open reduction and internal fixation through Gibson approach and Ganz flip ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 17, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Domenico De Mauro, Giuseppe Rovere, Amarildo Smakaj, Silvia Marino, Gianluca Ciolli, Andrea Perna, Concetto Battiato, Omar El Ezzo and Francesco Liuzza Tags: Case study Source Type: research

Clinical and radiological outcomes in patients who underwent posterior lumbar interbody fusion: comparisons between unilateral and bilateral cage insertion
Although the original technique involves inserting two cages bilaterally, there could be situations that only allow for insertion of one cage unilaterally. However, only a few studies have compared the outcome... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 17, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jae Hwan Cho, Chang Ju Hwang, Dong-Ho Lee and Choon Sung Lee Tags: Research Source Type: research

Development and validation of a nomogram for predicting the probability of new vertebral compression fractures after vertebral augmentation of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures
New vertebral compression fractures (NVCFs) are adverse events after vertebral augmentation of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (OVCFs). Predicting the risk of vertebral compression fractures (VCFs... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 16, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Qiujiang Li, Xingxia Long, Yinbin Wang, Xiaomin Fang, Donggeng Guo, Jinhan Lv, Xuehua Hu and Lijun Cai Tags: Research Source Type: research

A vibration sensor approach to detect intra-articular needle tip placement in the knee joint: a proof-of-concept study
Intra-articular injection in the dry knee joint is technically challenging particularly for the beginners. The aim of this study was to investigate the possible use of the vibration sensor to detect if the nee... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 15, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Rit Apinyankul, Kritsada Siriwattanasit, Kakanand Srungboonmee, Witchaporn Witayakom and Weerachai Kosuwon Tags: Research Source Type: research