A prospective study of the muscle strength and reaction time of the quadriceps, hamstring, and gastrocnemius muscles in patients with plantar fasciitis
Muscle weakness is an important etiological factor in plantar fasciitis (PF), but available data on the role of the quadriceps, hamstring, and gastrocnemius (GCM) muscles are limited. The aim of this study was... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 5, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jin Hyuck Lee, Hae Woon Jung and Woo Young Jang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Arthroscopic microfracture with atelocollagen augmentation for osteochondral lesion of the talus: a multicenter randomized controlled trial
We aimed to evaluate whether arthroscopic microfracture with atelocollagen augmentation could improve the clinical outcomes and quality of regenerated cartilage in patients with osteochondral lesion of the tal... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 3, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Young Koo Lee, Ki Won Young, Jin Su Kim, Hong Seop Lee, Whi-Je Cho and Hyong Nyun Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A comparison study of percutaneous endoscopic decompression and posterior decompressive laminectomy in the treatment of thoracic spinal stenosis
Percutaneous endoscopic decompression (PED) is considered a minimally invasive and safe procedure in lumbar degenerative disease. Few authors report the success of PED for thoracic spinal stenosis (TSS) with t... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 3, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xiao-Kang Cheng, Fu-Cheng Bian, Zhao-Yu Liu, Feng-Kai Yang and Bin Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effects of β-carotene intake on the risk of fracture: a Bayesian meta-analysis
Epidemiological studies examining the association between β-carotene intake and risk of fracture have reported inconsistent findings. We conducted a meta-analysis to investigate the association between β-carot... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 31, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tesfaye Getachew Charkos, Yawen Liu, Kemal Sherefa Oumer, Ann M. Vuong and Shuman Yang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Usefulness of ultrasonography for diagnosing iatrogenic spinal accessory nerve palsy after lymph node needle biopsy: a case report
Spinal accessory nerve (SAN) palsy is rare in clinical settings. Iatrogenicity is the most common cause, with cervical lymph node biopsy accounting for> 50% of cases. However, SAN palsy after lymph node needl... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 31, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hisataka Suzuki, Yuichiro Matsui, Takahito Iwai, Mutsumi Nishida and Norimasa Iwasaki Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Cervical myelopathy due to subaxial calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate (CPPD) deposition with simultaneous asymptomatic crowned dens syndrome: two case reports
There are few reports of cervical myelopathy caused by an attack of subaxial calcium pyrophosphate dihydrate (CPPD) deposition. Moreover, there has been no report on cervical myelopathy by subaxial CPPD deposi... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 31, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Dong-Gune Chang, Jong-Beom Park, Ho-Young Jung and Kyung Jin Seo Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Degenerative central lumbar spinal stenosis: is endoscopic decompression through bilateral transforaminal approach sufficient?
At present, few reports of percutaneous endoscopic transforaminal decompression surgery have been reported to solve central lumbar spinal stenosis (CLSS). Is endoscopic decompression through bilateral transfor... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 31, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Bin Zhang, Qingquan Kong, Yuqing Yan and Pin Feng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Physical exposure during patient transfer and risk of back injury & low-back pain: prospective cohort study
Work-related musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are common among healthcare workers. Because frequent patient transfer has been associated with increased risk of MSDs, we aim to quantify the physical load associ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 31, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jonas Vinstrup, Markus D. Jakobsen, Pascal Madeleine and Lars L. Andersen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Dutch language version of the Pictorial Fear of Activity Scale – Cervical
The Pictorial Fear of Activity Scale-Cervical (PFActS-C) is a reliable and valid instrument to assess fear of movement in people with whiplash associated disorders. It is not available in Dutch and has not bee... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 28, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Maaike Kragting, Lennard Voogt, Koen I. Neijenhuijs, Annelies L. Pool-Goudzwaard and Michel W. Coppieters Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A finite element analysis of sacroiliac joint displacements and ligament strains in response to three manipulations
Clinical studies have found that manipulations have a good clinical effect on sacroiliac joint (SIJ) pain without specific causes. However, the specific mechanisms underlying the effect of manipulations are st... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 28, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zhun Xu, Yikai Li, Shaoqun Zhang, Liqing Liao, Kai Wu, Ziyu Feng and Dan Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Intramedullary reaming and irrigation and antibiotic-loaded calcium sulfate implantation for the treatment of infection after intramedullary nailing: a retrospective study of 19 cases
The incidence of intramedullary infection is increasing with increased use of intramedullary fixation for long bone fractures. However, appropriate treatment for infection after intramedullary nailing is uncle... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 28, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hong-An Zhang, Chun-Hao Zhou, Xiang-Qing Meng, Jia Fang and Cheng-He Qin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio as a predictor for diagnosis of early Periprosthetic joint infection
Periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) is a catastrophic complication after total knee or hip arthroplasty. The diagnosis of PJI is very difficult, especially in the early postoperative period. The value of the ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 27, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Bao-Zhan Yu, Jun Fu, Wei Chai, Li-Bo Hao and Ji-Ying Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Treatment of pediatric lateral condylar humerus fractures with closed reduction and percutaneous pinning
Lateral condylar humerus fractures (LCHFs) are the second most common pediatric distal humerus fractures. Open reduction and internal fixation is recommended for fractures displaced by more than 2  mm. Few stud... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 27, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Li-wei Xie, Juan Wang, Zhi-qiang Deng, Ren-huan Zhao, Wei Chen, Chi Kang, Jia-jun Ye, Xin Liu, Ying Zhou and Hai Shen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Retraction of transporting bone segment during Ilizarov bone transport
Retraction of transporting bone segment (TBS) may occur when the fixator of the TBS is removed prior to full consolidation of the distracted callus, which has adverse effect on the healing of the docking site.... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 26, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yunhong Ma, Qudong Yin, Yongwei Wu, Zongnan Wang, Zhenzhong Sun, Sanjun Gu, Yongjun Rui and Xiaofei Han Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effects of whole body vibration with exercise therapy versus exercise therapy alone on flexibility, vertical jump height, agility and pain in athletes with patellofemoral pain: a randomized clinical trial
Patellofemoral pain (PFP) is the most prevalent orthopedic problem in active young adults. Due to its multifactorial etiology, a variety of therapeutic measures have been adopted to treat PFP, including exerci... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 26, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ebrahim Rasti, Zahra Rojhani-Shirazi, Naghmeh Ebrahimi and Mohammad Reza Sobhan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Hook plate with or without coracoclavicular ligament augmentation in the treatment of acute acromioclavicular separation
Acromioclavicular (AC) separation can be treated with the use of a hook plate. Some studies have reported that coracoclavicular (CC) ligament augmentation is necessary to reduce the complications of hook plate... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 23, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chung-Ting Liu and Ten-Fang Yang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

High molecular weight Intraarticular hyaluronic acid for the treatment of knee osteoarthritis: a network meta-analysis
The 2013 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) guidelines made strong recommendations against intraarticular hyaluronic acid (IAHA) for patients with knee osteoarthritis (OA), as evidence supporting ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 23, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Charles D. Hummer, Felix Angst, Wilson Ngai, Craig Whittington, Sophie S. Yoon, Lionel Duarte, Colleen Manitt and Emil Schemitsch Tags: Research article Source Type: research

LUMINOUS database: lumbar multifidus muscle segmentation from ultrasound images
Among the paraspinal muscles, the structure and function of the lumbar multifidus (LM) has become of great interest to researchers and clinicians involved in lower back pain and muscle rehabilitation. Ultrasou... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 23, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Clyde J. Belasso, Bahareh Behboodi, Habib Benali, Mathieu Boily, Hassan Rivaz and Maryse Fortin Tags: Database Source Type: research

Accurate implant fit and leg alignment after cruciate-retaining patient-specific total knee arthroplasty
For improved outcomes in total knee arthroplasty (TKA) correct implant fitting and positioning are crucial. In order to facilitate a best possible implant fitting and positioning patient-specific systems have ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 22, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: J örg Arnholdt, Yama Kamawal, Konstantin Horas, Boris M. Holzapfel, Fabian Gilbert, Axel Ripp, Maximilian Rudert and Andre F. Steinert Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Low rates of all-cause revision in displaced subcapital femoral neck fractures treated with hip hemiarthroplasty - a retrospective review of 4516 patients from a single institute
Femoral neck fracture (FNF) is among the commonest fractures affecting the geriatric population. Hemiarthroplasty (HA) is a standard treatment procedure and has been performed by hip surgeons for decades. Rece... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 22, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chi-Yung Yeung, Shang-Wen Tsai, Po-Kuei Wu, Cheng-Fong Chen, Ming-Chau Chang and Wei-Ming Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Pseudoaneurysm following hamstring tendon harvest in arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a case report
Vascular injury is a very rare complication following arthroscopic knee surgery. This is the first report of pseudoaneurysm at the saphenous branch of the descending genicular artery complicating semitendinosu... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 21, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chung-Wei Ho, Shih-Han Lee, Shen-Han Wu, Chun-Yu Lin, Chian-Her Lee and Jia-Lin Wu Tags: Case report Source Type: research

The effect of infliximab in patients with chronic low back pain and Modic changes (the BackToBasic study): study protocol of a randomized, double blind, placebo-controlled, multicenter trial
Low back pain is common and a significant number of patients experience chronic low back pain. Current treatment options offer small to moderate effects. Patients with vertebral bone marrow lesions visualized ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 21, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Elisabeth Gjefsen, Lars Christian Haugli Br åten, Guro Løvik Goll, Monica Wigemyr, Nils Bolstad, Morten Valberg, Elina Iordanova Schistad, Gunn Hege Marchand, Fredrik Granviken, Kaja Kristine Selmer, Anne Froholdt, Anne Julsrud Haugen, Magnhild Hammersl Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

The differences in whole-body sagittal alignment between different postures in young, healthy adults
Prospective study. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 20, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Rui Xue, Dai Liu and Yong Shen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Non-surgical treatment with XSHHD for ruptured lumbar disc herniation: a 3-year prospective observational study
Lumbar disc herniation (LDH) is mainly caused by annular fiber disruption with a discrete leakage of nucleus pulposus pressing on a nerve, resulting in back pain and radiating pain. Most patients with LDH can ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 19, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Feng Dai, Yu Xiang Dai, Hong Jiang, Peng Fei Yu and Jin Tao Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Periodic injections of adipose-derived stem cell sheets attenuate osteoarthritis progression in an experimental rabbit model
Subcutaneous adipose tissue represents an abundant source of multipotent adult stem cells named as Adipose-derived stem cells (ADSCs). With a cell sheet approach, ADSCs survive longer, and can be delivered in ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 19, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tomoharu Takagi, Tamon Kabata, Katsuhiro Hayashi, Xiang Fang, Yoshitomo Kajino, Daisuke Inoue, Takaaki Ohmori, Takuro Ueno, Junya Yoshitani, Ken Ueoka, Yuki Yamamuro and Hiroyuki Tsuchiya Tags: Research article Source Type: research

In vitro osteogenesis of rat bone marrow mesenchymal cells on PEEK disks with heat-fixed apatite by CO2 laser bonding
Polyether-ether-ketone (PEEK) is increasingly being used for spinal applications. However, because of its biologically inactive nature, there are risks of false joint loosening and sinking. PEEK materials are ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 19, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Sachiko Kawasaki, Yusuke Inagaki, Manabu Akahane, Akira Furukawa, Hideki Shigematsu and Yasuhito Tanaka Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluation of the standard procedure for the treatment of periprosthetic joint infections (PJI) in Germany - results of a survey within the EndoCert initiative
The periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) is a severe complication in the field of arthroplasty. Despite the rising number of primary joint replacements, no unified therapeutic standard has been established for... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 19, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Christina Rimke, Andreas Enz, Hermann Josef Bail, Peter Heppt, Bernd Kladny, Gabriela von Lewinski, Christoph H. Lohmann, Katrin Osmanski-Zenk, Holger Haas and Wolfram Mittelmeier Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Epidemiology of Achilles tendon surgery in Italy: a nationwide registry study, from 2001 through 2015
This study aims (1) to estimate the yearly number of Achilles tendon (AT) surgeries in Italy from 2001 to 2015 based on official hospitalization records; (2) to investigate the eventual presence of geographica... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 17, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: UG Longo, Giuseppe Salvatore, Laura Risi Ambrogioni, Eleonora Cella, Vincenzo Candela, Arianna Carnevale, Emiliano Schena, Massimo Ciccozzi, Nicola Maffulli and Vincenzo Denaro Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Sagittal spinal-pelvic alignment in patients with Crowe type IV developmental dysplasia of the hip
This study aims to evaluate compensatory spinal radiographic changes and presence of back pain in patients ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 17, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Peng Ren, Xiangpeng Kong, Wei Chai and Yan Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A new decellularized tendon scaffold for rotator cuff tears – evaluation in rabbits
Scaffolds have considerably advanced in recent years. In orthopaedic surgery, scaffolds have been used as grafts in procedures involving tendon and ligament reconstruction. This paper aimed to produce and eval... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 17, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Alex de Lima Santos, Camila Gonzaga da Silva, Leticia Siqueira de S á Barreto, Katia Ramos Moreira Leite, Marcel Jun Sugawara Tamaoki, Lydia Massako Ferreira, Fernando Gonçalves de Almeida and Flavio Faloppa Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Collaborative model of care between Orthopaedics and allied healthcare professionals in knee osteoarthritis (CONNACT): study protocol for an effectiveness-implementation hybrid randomized control trial
Knee Osteoarthritis (OA) is a leading cause of global disability. The Collaborative Model of Care between Orthopaedics and Allied Healthcare Professionals (CONNACT) Model of Care (MoC) was developed by optimizing... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 16, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Bryan Yijia Tan, Michelle Jessica Pereira, Su-Yin Yang, David J. Hunter, Soren Thorgaard Skou, Julian Thumboo and Josip Car Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Scoliosis in Goldenhar syndrome with curve reversal during brace treatment: a case report
We described the rare ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 16, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Masashi Uehara, Shugo Kuraishi, Shota Ikegami, Hiroki Oba, Takashi Takizawa, Ryo Munakata, Terue Hatakenaka, Tetsuhiko Mimura and Jun Takahashi Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Better muscle strength can decrease the risk of arthralgia and back & joint stiffness in Kurdish men; a cross-sectional study using data from RaNCD cohort study
Musculoskeletal disorders can reduce the quality of life and work capacity. The study assessed handgrip strength (HGS) in relation to low back pain and arthralgia in Kurdish men. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 16, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yahya Pasdar, Behrooz Hamzeh, Shima Moradi, Sahar Cheshmeh, Farid Najafi, Mehdi Moradinazar, Mohammad Bagher Shamsi and Ebrahim Shakiba Tags: Research article Source Type: research

High-density surface electromyography maps after computer-aided training in individual with congenital transverse deficiency: a case study
The aim of this study was to determine whether computer-aided training (CAT) of motor tasks would increase muscle activity and change its spatial distribution in a patient with a bilateral upper-limb congenita... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 15, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Katarzyna Kisiel-Sajewicz, Jaros ław Marusiak, Mónica Rojas-Martínez, Damian Janecki, Sławomir Chomiak, Łukasz Kamiński, Joanna Mencel, Miguel Ángel Mañanas, Artur Jaskólski and Anna Jaskólska Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Four-corner fusion method using a bioabsorbable plate for scapholunate advanced collapse and scaphoid nonunion advanced collapse wrists: a case series study
Scaphoid excision and four-corner arthrodesis is an acceptable salvage procedure for the treatment of scapholunate advanced collapse (SLAC) and scaphoid nonunion advanced collapse (SNAC) wrists, since first po... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 15, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yukichi Zenke, Toshihisa Oshige, Kunitaka Menuki, Hideyuki Hirasawa, Yoshiaki Yamanaka, Takafumi Tajima, Kenji Kosugi and Akinori Sakai Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Six-year follow-up of a survivor of cervical spine fracture and dislocation with oesophageal perforation following long scarf syndrome - a case report and literature review
Accidental strangulation due to scarf getting caught in the wheels of a vehicle or machine was called “Isadora Duncan Syndrome” or “Long Scarf Syndrome”. Survival of concomitant fracture dislocation of cervica... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 14, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xiang Li, Fangyong Wang, Junwei Zhang, Yi Hong and Yong Yang Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Neck pain patterns and subgrouping based on weekly SMS-derived trajectories
Neck and low back pain represent dynamic conditions that change over time, often with an initial improvement after the onset of a new episode, followed by flare-ups or variations in intensity. Pain trajectorie... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 14, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: P. Irgens, A. Kongsted, B. L. Myhrvold, K. Waagan, K. B. Engebretsen, B. Natvig, N. K. V øllestad and H. S. Robinson Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Relationship between nerve conduction studies and the Functional Dexterity Test in workers with carpal tunnel syndrome
Dexterity impairments caused by carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) make working and daily activities challenging. We aimed to investigate: i) the relationship between dexterity and nerve conduction studies (NCS) in ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 14, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Francesco Sartorio, Francesca Dal Negro, Elisabetta Bravini, Giorgio Ferriero, Stefano Corna, Marco Invernizzi and Stefano Vercelli Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Beliefs, attitude, and knowledge of the Iranian physiatrists towards neuromusculoskeletal ultrasound and common barriers in its application
Regarding the increasing application of neuromusculoskeletal sonography among medical specialties, specifically physiatrists, this study aims to assess the knowledge and skill level of these specialists in neu... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 14, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Leyla Khodadadi, Afshin Karimzade, Seyed Mansoor Rayegani, Nafisseh Jafarian, Seyed Ahmad Raeissadat, Sina Yasrebi, Arash Babaei-Ghazani and Bina Eftekharsadat Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Two-stage exchange Arthroplasty is a viable treatment for Periprosthetic joint infection in inflammatory diseases
Inflammatory diseases are chronic autoimmune systemic autoimmune diseases, which may increase the risk of prosthetic joint infection (PJI) after total joint arthroplasty (TJA). However, to our best knowledge, ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 14, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Qiao Jiang, Jun Fu, Wei Chai, Li-Bo Hao, Yong-Gang Zhou, Chi Xu and Ji-Ying Chen Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Relationship between the bony correction angle and mechanical axis change and their differences between closed and open wedge high tibial osteotomy
The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between the bony correction angle and mechanical axis change and their differences between closed wedge high tibial osteotomy (CWHTO) and open wedg... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 12, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Takahiro Ogino, Ken Kumagai, Shunsuke Yamada, Tomotaka Akamatsu, Shuntaro Nejima, Masaichi Sotozawa and Yutaka Inaba Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Shoulder range of movement in the general population: age and gender stratified normative data using a community-based cohort
An understanding of the average range of movement of the shoulder that is normally achievable is an important part of treatment for shoulder disorders. The average range of active shoulder flexion, abduction a... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 12, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tiffany K. Gill, E. Michael Shanahan, Graeme R. Tucker, Rachelle Buchbinder and Catherine L. Hill Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Biomechanical comparison of tenodesis reconstruction for subtalar instability: a finite element analysis
There are several types of tenodesis reconstruction designed for subtalar instability. However, no comprehensive comparison has been conducted among these procedures in terms of their correcting power so far. ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xu Can, Li Mingqing, Wang Chenggong and Liu Hua Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Early failure for wear after ceramic-on-highly cross-linked polyethylene total hip arthroplasty: a case report
Highly cross-linked polyethylene (HXLPE) enhances the anti-wear characteristics of the conventional polyethylene (PE). Early failure for wear after ceramic-on-highly cross-linked polyethylene (CoHXLPE) total h... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chenkai Li and Haining Zhang Tags: Case report Source Type: research

A protocol for chronic pain outcome measurement enhancement by linking PROMIS-29 scale to legacy measures and improving chronic pain stratification
Substantial investment has gone into research on the efficacy and effectiveness of pharmaceutical and nonpharmacologic interventions for chronic pain. However, synthesizing this extensive literature is challen... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Patricia M. Herman, Maria O. Edelen, Anthony Rodriguez, Lara G. Hilton and Ron D. Hays Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Traumatic index extensor tendon attenuation mimicking closed tendon rupture: two case reports
While some traumatic closed index extensor tendon ruptures at the musclotendinous junction have been previously reported, closed index extensor tendon pseudorupture due to intertendinous attenuation is exceedi... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yusuke Miyashima, Takuya Uemura, Takuya Yokoi, Shunpei Hama, Mitsuhiro Okada, Sadahiko Konishi and Hiroaki Nakamura Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Correction to: Musculoskeletal disorders and their associations with health- and work-related factors: a cross-sectional comparison between Swedish air force personnel and army soldiers
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Matthias Tegern, Ulrika Aasa, Bj örn O. Äng and Helena Larsson Tags: Correction Source Type: research

The implications of the glenoid angles and rotator cuff status in patients with osteoarthritis undergoing shoulder arthroplasty
The success of shoulder arthroplasty, both reverse and anatomical, depends on correcting the underlying glenoid deformity especially in patients with an osteoarthritis. We hypothesized that the distribution of... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 9, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Omer Ozel, Robert Hudek, Mohamed S. Abdrabou, Birgit S. Werner and Frank Gohlke Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Morphological signs of connective tissue dysplasia as predictors of frequent post-exercise musculoskeletal disorders
Connective tissue dysplasia (CTD) is a risk factor for musculoskeletal disorders. Changes caused by disorganization of collagen and elastin fibers lead to the inability of withstanding heavy mechanical stress.... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 8, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: V. N. Nikolenko, M. V. Oganesyan, A. D. Vovkogon, Yu Cao, A. A. Churganova, M. A. Zolotareva, E. E. Achkasov, M. V. Sankova, N. A. Rizaeva and M. Y. Sinelnikov Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prenatal diagnosis of fetal skeletal dysplasia using 3-dimensional computed tomography: a prospective study
Fetal skeletal dysplasia (FSD) comprises a complex group of systemic bone and cartilage disorders. Many FSD phenotypes have indistinct definitions, making definitive prenatal diagnosis difficult. The condition... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - October 8, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Miyoko Waratani, Fumitake Ito, Yukiko Tanaka, Aki Mabuchi, Taisuke Mori and Jo Kitawaki Tags: Research article Source Type: research