Bilateral patellar tendon rupture on lupus undergoing corticosteroids: a case report
Patellar tendon rupture is a rare condition, especially when it is bilateral. The most frequent associated pathologies are systemic lupus erythematosus, chronic renal failure, or treatments like corticosteroid... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 21, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zakaria El Ouali, Kawtar Nassar, Elie Bassa, Reda Taoussi, Mouna Sabiri, Mohamed Rafai and Saadia Janani Tags: Case report Source Type: research

A feasibility study of individual 3D-printed navigation template for the deep external fixator pin position on the iliac crest
The aim of this study was to investigate the feasibility of an individual navigation template for the deep pin position on the iliac crest, based on digital design and 3D printing technology. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 21, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Bin Liang, Qiang Chen, Shuai Liu, Shuo Chen, Qingqiang Yao, Bo Wei, Yan Xu, Cheng Tang and Liming Wang Tags: Technical advance Source Type: research

iNOS is not responsible for RyR1 S-nitrosylation in mdx mice with truncated dystrophin
Previous research indicated that nitric oxide synthase (NOS) is the key molecule for S-nitrosylation of ryanodine receptor 1 (RyR1) in DMD model mice (mdx mice) and that both neuronal NOS (nNOS) and inducible NOS... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 21, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ken ’ichiro Nogami, Yusuke Maruyama, Ahmed Elhussieny, Fusako Sakai-Takemura, Jun Tanihata, Jun-ichi Kira, Yuko Miyagoe-Suzuki and Shin’ichi Takeda Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparative study of imaging and histology of sacroiliac joint in normal rats based on IVIM-DWI and DCE-MRI
Currently, few studies have described the relationship between functional MRI findings and histology of normal sacroiliac joint (SIJ). Besides, due to the difficulties in access to SIJ, authentic animal models... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 20, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jian Qin, Qianqian Yao, Xubo Ge, Jianzhong Zhu, Zhaoliang Yin, Xiaoqian Li and Changqin Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Diagnostic accuracy of perioperative electromyography in the positioning of pedicle screws in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis treatment: a cross-sectional diagnostic study
To investigate in the conventional techniques of the pedicle screws using triggered screw electromyography (t-EMG), considering different threshold cutoffs: 10, 15, 20 25  mA, for predicting pedicle screw posit... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 20, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Carlos Eduardo Barsotti, Bruno Moreira Gavassi, Francisco Eugenio Prado, Bernardo Nogueira Batista, Raphael de Resende Pratali, Ana Paula Ribeiro, Carlos Eduardo Soares de Oliveira and Ricardo Rodrigues Ferreira Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The Association of Self-Reported Generalized Joint Hypermobility with pelvic girdle pain during pregnancy: a retrospective cohort study
Pelvic girdle pain (PGP) is common during pregnancy but the causes remain poorly understood. Generalized joint hypermobility (GJH) is an inherited trait, with joint mobility beyond normal limits and is assumed... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 20, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Kerstin Ahlqvist, Elisabeth Krefting Bjelland, Ronnie Pingel, Angela Schlager, Lena Nilsson-Wikmar and Per Kristiansson Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Physical fitness in older women with osteoporosis and vertebral fracture after a resistance and balance exercise programme: 3-month post-intervention follow-up of a randomised controlled trial
Exercise is recommended for individuals with vertebral fractures, but few studies have investigated the effect of exercise on outcomes of importance for this population. Post-intervention effects of exercise a... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 18, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Brita Stanghelle, Hege Bentzen, Lora Giangregorio, Are Hugo Pripp, Dawn A. Skelton and Astrid Bergland Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Patients ’ and clinicians’ perspectives on a ‘fast-track’ pathway for patients with sciatica in primary care: qualitative findings from the SCOPiC stratified care trial
Sciatica is common and associated with significant impacts for the individual and society. The SCOPiC randomised controlled trial (RCT) (trial registration: ISRCTN75449581) tested stratified primary care for s... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 17, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Benjamin Saunders, Kika Konstantinou, Majid Artus, Nadine E Foster and Bernadette Bartlam Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The effect of knee joint rotation in the sagittal and axial plane on the measurement accuracy of coronal alignment of the lower limb
Although the measurement of coronal alignment of the lower limb on conventional full-length weight-bearing anteroposterior (FLWAP) radiographs was reported to be influenced by the knee joint rotation, no compa... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 17, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hyun-Soo Moon, Chong-Hyuk Choi, Min Jung, Dae-Young Lee, Jung-Hwan Kim and Sung-Hwan Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: evaluating perioperative back pain through a simultaneous morphological and biomechanical approach
Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) has been associated with diminished postural stability and a greater prevalence of back pain. Currently, the literature is lacking information on the effect of spinal fusi... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 16, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Maxime St-Georges, Alisson R. Teles, Oded Rabau, Neil Saran, Jean A. Ouellet and Catherine E. Ferland Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Specific manifestations of knee osteoarthritis predict depression and anxiety years in the future: Vancouver Longitudinal Study of Early Knee Osteoarthritis
To evaluate whether knee osteoarthritis (OA) manifestations predict depression and anxiety using cross-sectional and longitudinal prediction models. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 16, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Eric C. Sayre, John M. Esdaile, Jacek A. Kopec, Joel Singer, Hubert Wong, Anona Thorne, Ali Guermazi, Savvas Nicolaou and Jolanda Cibere Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Validation of the 7-item knee replacement patient education questionnaire (KR-PEQ-7), based on the 16-item knee osteoarthritis patient education questionnaire (KOPEQ)
The aim of this study was to investigate the content validity including item reduction, construct validity and internal consistency of the existing 16-item Knee Osteoarthritis Patient Education Questionnaire. ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 16, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Erika O. Huber, Axel Boger, Andr é Meichtry and Caroline H. Bastiaenen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effectiveness of preemptive antifibrinolysis with tranexamic acid in rheumatoid arthritis patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty: a study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
This study is designed to compare the effects of preemptive antifibrin... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 15, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yiting Lei, Jiacheng Liu, Xi Liang, Ning Hu, Fuxing Pei and Wei Huang Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Traditional and cortical trajectory screws of static and dynamic lumbar fixation- a finite element study
Two types of screw trajectories are commonly used in lumbar surgery. Both traditional trajectory (TT) and cortical bone trajectory (CBT) were shown to provide equivalent pull-out strengths of a screw. CBT util... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 14, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Che-Wei Liu, Lu-Lin Wang, Yu-Kun Xu, Chun-Ming Chen, Jian-Cyuan Wang, Wei-Tsung Tsai and Shang-Chih Lin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association between pelvic obliquity and scoliosis, hip displacement and asymmetric hip abduction in children with cerebral palsy: a cross-sectional registry study
Pelvic obliquity (PO) is common in individuals with cerebral palsy (CP). The prevalence of PO in a population of children with CP and its associations with scoliosis, hip displacement and asymmetric range of h... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 14, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Gunnar H ägglund Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Down-regulation of FTX promotes the differentiation of osteoclasts in osteoporosis through the Notch1 signaling pathway by targeting miR-137
Osteoporosis (OP) is one of the commonly seen bone diseases with low bone mineral densities and trauma fractures. Accumulative studies have demonstrated that the occurrence of OP is closely related to osteocla... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 13, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yingfeng Yu, Peiquan Yao, Zhikun Wang and Wenwei Xie Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of preoperative segmental range of motion on patient outcomes in cervical disc arthroplasty
Cervical disc arthroplasty (CDA) has been demonstrated, in clinical trials, as an effective and safe treatment for patients diagnosed with radiculopathy and/or myelopathy. However, the current CDA indication c... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 13, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ting-kui Wu, Hao Liu, Chen Ding, Xin Rong, Jun-bo He, Kang-kang Huang, Ying Hong and Bei-yu Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A cost and efficacy analysis of performing arthroscopic excision of wrist ganglions under wide-awake anaesthesia versus general anaesthesia
The objective of this study was to evaluate the clinical outcomes and cost effectiveness of arthroscopic wrist ganglion ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 13, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Cheng-Yo Yen, Ching-Hou Ma, Chin-Hsien Wu, Shih-Chieh Yang, I-Ming Jou and Yuan-Kun Tu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Influence of cement-augmented pedicle screws with different volumes of polymethylmethacrylate in osteoporotic lumbar vertebrae over the adjacent segments: a 3D finite element analysis
Polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) is commonly used for cement-augmented pedicle screw instrumentation (CAPSI) to improve the fixation stability and reduce the risk of screw loosening in the osteoporotic thoracolum... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 13, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hui-zhi Guo, Shun-cong Zhang, Dan-qing Guo, Yan-huai Ma, Kai Yuan, Yong-xian Li, Jian-cheng Peng, Jing-lan Li, De Liang and Yong-chao Tang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Long non-coding RNA CCHE1 participates in postoperative distant recurrence but not local recurrence of osteosarcoma possibly by interacting with ROCK1
Clinical treatment of osteosarcoma suffers from high recurrence rate. Therefore, is of great clinical values to develop predictive markers for recurrent osteosarcoma. Cervical carcinoma high-expressed lncRNA 1... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 13, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zhi Zhang, Tao Yu and Wei Geng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Intraperitoneal extraosseous osteosarcoma: a case report and literatures review
To investigate the clinical imaging manifestations, diagnosis and treatment of intraperitoneal extraosseous osteosarcoma. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 11, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tiantian Wang, Shijie Liao, Xiaofei Ding, K. C. Anil, Qian Huang, Chengsen Lin, Jianming Mo, Haijun Tang and Yun Liu Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Do we need to suture the pronator quadratus muscle when we do open reduction and internal fixation for fracture of the distal radius
Open reduction and internal fixation is often used for the treatment of distal radius fracture. Opening the pronator quadratus muscle during the process of open reduction and internal fixation is necessary to ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 11, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Kaibin Fang, Xiaocong Lin, Xiaolin Liu, Qingfeng Ke, Shaoojian Shi and Zhangsheng Dai Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Giant intradural plexiform schwannoma of the lumbosacral spine - a case report and literature review
Plexiform schwannoma (PS), variant of schwannoma, often involves multiple fascicles as plexiform neurofibroma, and is usually located superficially on the dermis and subcutaneous layers. Spinal PS is extremely... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 11, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Dongwoo Yu, Joon Hyuk Choi and Ikchan Jeon Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Comparison between surgical fusion and the growing-rod technique for early-onset neurofibromatosis type-1 dystrophic scoliosis
Spinal deformities constitute one of the most common types of manifestations of neurofibromatosis type-1 (NF-1), which can lead to either dystrophic or non-dystrophic early-onset scoliosis (EOS). Surgical trea... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 11, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Siyi Cai, Liqiang Cui, Guixing Qiu, Jianxiong Shen and Jianguo Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Three-dimensional printing of patient-specific plates for the treatment of acetabular fractures involving quadrilateral plate disruption
Complicated acetabular fractures comprise the most challenging field for orthopedists. The purpose of this study was to develop three-dimensional printed patient-specific (3DPPS) Ti-6Al-4  V plates to treat com... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Canbin Wang, Yuhui Chen, Liping Wang, Di Wang, Cheng Gu, Xuezhi Lin, Han Liu, Jiahui Chen, Xiangyuan Wen, Yuancheng Liu, Fuming Huang, Lufeng Yao, Shicai Fan, Wenhua Huang and Jianghui Dong Tags: Research article Source Type: research

No differences in cost-effectiveness and short-term functional outcomes between cemented and uncemented total knee arthroplasty
There is an ongoing debate regarding optimal fixation of total knee arthroplasty (TKA), however cost has not been addressed as profoundly. Therefore, the current study primarily aimed to compare costs and cost... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 9, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: R. Rassir, P. A. Nolte, J. C. T. van der Lugt, R. G. H. H. Nelissen, I. N. Sierevelt and W. C. Verra Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Bilobalide protects against ischemia/reperfusion-induced oxidative stress and inflammatory responses via the MAPK/NF- 휅B pathways in rats
Clinically, skeletal muscle ischemia/reperfusion injury is a life-threatening syndrome that is often caused by skeletal muscle damage and is characterized by oxidative stress and inflammatory responses. Biloba... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 9, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ying Li, Jiliang Jiang, Liangcheng Tong, Tingting Gao, Lei Bai, Qing Xue, Jianxin Xing, Qin Wang, Haoran Lyu, Min Cai and Zhongyang Sun Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The outcomes of one-stage treatment for multiple knee ligament injuries combined with extensor apparatus rupture
Multiple knee ligament injuries combined with extensor apparatus rupture are serious and complex knee injuries that are rare in clinical practice. The management is extremely challenging and controversial. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 9, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Daohong Zhao, Zhongde Yang, Changsha Wu, Jia Zhong, Xizong Zhou, Jinghua Li, Yan Li, Yongsheng Lu and Duo Shen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Impact of comorbidity on the short- and medium-term risk of revision in total hip and knee arthroplasty
The impact of comorbidity on the risk of revision in patients undergoing Total Knee arthroplasty (TKA) and Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA) is not currently well known. The aim of this study was to analyze the imp... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 9, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jorge Arias-de la Torre, Kayla Smith, Alexandru Dregan, Jose M. Valderas, Jonathan P. Evans, Daniel Prieto-Alhambra, Luis Lozano, Antonio J. Molina, Vicente Mart ín, Laia Domingo, Laura Muñoz and Mireia Espallargues Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Patient outcomes in Anteromedial osteoarthritis patients over 80  years old undergoing Oxford Unicompartmental knee Arthroplasty in China
The use of Oxford Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty (UKA) has increased rapidly in both Western and Asian populations, with excellent functional outcomes and high patient satisfaction. While previous evidence... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 8, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jingbo Cheng, Mingli Feng, Guanglei Cao, Zheng Li, Shuai An and Shibao Lu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

How to improve the safety of bicortical pedicle screw insertion in the thoracolumbar vertebrae: analysis base on three-dimensional CT reconstruction of patients in the prone position
Through the comparison of three-dimensional CT reconstruction between the supine position and the prone position, the relative position of thoracolumbar great vessels and vertebral body was studied, and the sh... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 7, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chao Xu, Qingxian Hou, Yanchen CHU, Xiuling Huang, Wenjiu Yang, Jinglong Ma and Zhijie Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Is all-inside with suspensory cortical button fixation a superior technique for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction surgery? A systematic review and meta-analysis
To compare the clinical results of all-inside anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR) using suspensory cortical button fixation and full tibial tunnel drilling. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 7, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chun-Wei Fu, Wei-Cheng Chen and Yung-Chang Lu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Predicting developmental dysplasia of the hip in at-risk newborns
The development of developmental dysplasia of the hip can be attributed to several risk factors and often in combination with each other. When predicting the likelihood of developing this condition, clinicians... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 7, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Andreas Roposch, Evangelia Protopapa, Olivia Malaga-Shaw, Yael Gelfer, Paul Humphries, Deborah Ridout and John H. Wedge Tags: Research article Source Type: research

How to choose kinematic or mechanical alignment individually according to preoperative characteristics of patients?
This study aims to identify the potential patients who were suitable for the kinematic (KA) or mechanical alignm... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 7, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chong Luan, Dong-Tan Xu, Ning-Jie Chen, Fei-Fei Wang, Kang-Song Tian, Chao Wei and Xian-Bin Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical efficacy and radiographic K-rod stabilization for the treatment of multilevel degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis
This study compares the use of radiographic K-Rod dynamic stabilization to the rigid system for the treatment of multisegmental degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis (MDLSS). (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 6, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chaohua Fu, Tianjun Chen, Yuhao Yang, Hua Yang, Maohui Diao, Guowei Zhang, Zhisheng Ji and Hongsheng Lin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association of complete uncinate process removal on 2-year assessment of radiologic outcomes: subsidence and sagittal balance in patients receiving one-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion
Many patients with cervical radiculopathy experience stenosis of the neural foramens due to cumulative osteophyte or uncovertebral joint hypertrophy. For cervical foraminal stenosis, complete uncinate process ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 6, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Sung Hyun Noh, Jeong Yoon Park, Sung Uk Kuh, Dong Kyu Chin, Keun Su Kim, Yong Eun Cho and Kyung Hyun Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical outcome of arthroscopic internal drainage of popliteal cysts with or without cyst wall resection
This study aimed to compare the arthroscopic internal drainage of popliteal cysts alone or in combination with cyst wall resection in terms of clinical outcomes. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 6, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chao Su, Shi-da Kuang, Xin Zhao, Yu-sheng Li, Yi-lin Xiong and Shu-guang Gao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Alterations of kinematics in knees after single versus multiple radius femoral prostheses total knee arthroplasty: a retrospective study
Design modifications in prostheses may cause alterations in gait kinematics, thus influencing functional restoration of knees after total knee arthroplasty (TKA). The aim of the study was to investigate the di... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 4, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Mengyuan Li, Guangtao Fu, Wenhan Huang, Bofu Lin, Ruiying Zhang, Yu Zhang, Yuanchen Ma and Qiujian Zheng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Exercise for people with a fragility fracture of the pelvis or lower limb: a systematic review of interventions evaluated in clinical trials and reporting quality
To aid design of exercise trials for people with pelvic and lower limb fragility fractures a systematic review was conducted to identify what types of exercise interventions and mobility outcomes have been ass... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 4, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: David J. Keene, Colin Forde, Thavapriya Sugavanam, Mark A. Williams and Sarah E. Lamb Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Quality of life outcomes in patients undergoing knee replacement surgery: longitudinal findings from the QPro-Gin study
Many patients report postoperative pain, limited improvement in physical function and poor quality of life (QOL) after knee replacement surgery. Our study uses baseline predictors of change to investigate the ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 4, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Paola Siviero, Anna Marseglia, Carlo Biz, Augusto Rovini, Pietro Ruggieri, Roberto Nardacchione and Stefania Maggi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Estimation of the ideal correction of lumbar lordosis to prevent reoperation for symptomatic adjacent segment disease after lumbar fusion in older people
Symptomatic adjacent segment disease (ASDis) is a major complication following spinal fusion. Sagittal spinopelvic imbalance may contribute to the development of ASDis. However, the exact ideal correction of l... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 3, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shan-Jin Wang, Shu-Bao Zhang, Yu-Yang Yi, Hao-Wei Xu and De-Sheng Wu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Deformity progression in congenital posteromedial bowing of the tibia: a report of 44 cases
We described a single institution experience in the management of CPMBT. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 3, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Giovanni Luigi Di Gennaro, Giovanni Gallone, Edgar Alejandro Martinez Vazquez, Leonardo Marchesini Reggiani, Costantina Racano, Eleonora Olivotto, Stefano Stilli and Giovanni Trisolino Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association between musculoskeletal function deterioration and locomotive syndrome in the general elderly population: a Japanese cohort survey randomly sampled from a basic resident registry
Locomotive syndrome (LoS) is defined as the loss of mobility due to age-related impairment of motor organs. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the prevalence and severity of LoS, muscular strength and b... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 3, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ryosuke Tokida, Shota Ikegami, Jun Takahashi, Yoshikazu Ido, Ayaka Sato, Noriko Sakai, Hiroshi Horiuchi and Hiroyuki Kato Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Understanding cartilage protection in OA and injury: a spectrum of possibilities
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a prevalent musculoskeletal disease resulting in progressive degeneration of the hyaline articular cartilage within synovial joints. Current repair treatments for OA often result in poor... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 3, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Anand O. Masson and Roman J. Krawetz Tags: Review Source Type: research

Is intrinsic lumbar spine shape associated with lumbar disc degeneration? An exploratory study
Lumbar disc degeneration (LDD) is a condition associated with recurrent low back pain (LBP). Knowledge regarding effective management is limited. As a step towards the identification of risk, prognostic or pot... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 3, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Janet A. Deane, Anastasia V. Pavlova, Adrian K. P. Lim, Jennifer S. Gregory, Richard M. Aspden and Alison H. McGregor Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Is laminectomy and fusion the better choice than laminoplasty for multilevel cervical myelopathy with signal changes on magnetic resonance imaging? A comparison of two posterior surgeries
This study aimed to compare the clinical outcomes and complications between laminectomy and fusion (LF) and laminoplasty (LP) for multi-level cervical spondylotic myelopathy (MCSM) with increased signal intens... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 2, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xin He, Jia Nan Zhang, Tuan Jiang Liu and Ding Jun Hao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Alterations in articular cartilage T2 star relaxation time following mechanical disorders: in vivo canine supraspinatus tendon resection models
The role of altered joint mechanics on cartilage degeneration in in vivo models has not been studied successfully due to a lack of pre-injury information. We aimed 1) to develop an accurate in vivo canine mode... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 2, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Dokwan Lee, Ki-Taek Hong, Tae Seong Lim, Eugene Lee, Ye Hyun Lee, Ji Soon Park, Woo Kim, Joo Han Oh, Jung-Ah Choi and Yongnam Song Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Structure and mechanical properties of high-weight-bearing and low-weight-bearing areas of hip cartilage at the micro- and nano-levels
Articular cartilage has a high-weight-bearing area and a low-weight-bearing area, the macroscopic elastic moduli of the two regions are different. Chondrocytes are affected by the applied force at the microsco... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 2, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jiang-Bo Guo, Ting Liang, Yan-Jun Che, Hui-Lin Yang and Zong-Ping Luo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The risk of fracture and prevalence of osteoporosis is elevated in patients with idiopathic inflammatory myopathies: cross-sectional study from a single Hungarian center
The prevalence of osteoporosis and risk of fractures is elevated in rheumatoid arthritis (RA), but we have limited information about the bone mineral density (BMD) and fracture risk in patients with inflammato... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 2, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Anett Vincze, Levente Bodoki, Katalin Szab ó, Melinda Nagy-Vincze, Orsolya Szalmás, József Varga, Katalin Dankó, János Gaál and Zoltán Griger Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The correlation between follow-up MRI findings and laboratory results in pyogenic spondylodiscitis
Although MRI is the gold-standard imaging method in the diagnosis of spondylodiscitis, role of follow-up imaging is debated and there can be discrepancies with regard to the significance of bony or soft tissue... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 2, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Kyung-Sik Ahn, Chang Ho Kang, Suk-Joo Hong, Baek Hyun Kim and Euddeum Shim Tags: Research article Source Type: research