Radiographic cortical thickness parameters as predictors of rotational alignment in proximal tibial shaft fractures: a cadaveric study
The treatment of tibial fractures with an intramedullary nail is an established procedure. However, torsional control remains challenging using intraoperatively diagnostic tools. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Alexander M. Keppler, Konstantin K üßner, Anna-Lena Schulze, Eduardo M. Suero, Carl Neuerburg, Maximilian Weigert, Christian Braun, Wolfgang Böcker, Christian Kammerlander and Christian Zeckey Tags: Research Source Type: research

Translation, cross-cultural adaptation and psychometric properties of the Urdu version of knee injury and osteoarthritis outcome score questionnaire for Pakistani population
Knee injury and osteoarthritis outcome score questionnaire is a widely used tool for measuring short and long-term patient-relevant outcomes following knee injury. KOOS is neither translated nor examined for p... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Sahar Fatima, Syed Asadullah Arslan, Faiza Sharif, Ashfaq Ahmad, Syed Amir Gillani and Anna Zaheer Tags: Research Source Type: research

Validity of classification of distal radial fractures in the Swedish fracture register
Distal radial fractures (DRF) are one of the most common fractures with a small peak in incidence among young males and an increasing incidence with age among women. The reliable classification of fractures is... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Malena Bergvall, Carl Bergdahl, Carl Ekholm and David Wennergren Tags: Research Source Type: research

Comparison of percutaneous curved kyphoplasty and bilateral percutaneous kyphoplasty in osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures: a randomized controlled trial
Here we compared the clinical efficacy of bilateral percutaneous kyphoplasty (PKP) and percutaneous curved kyphoplasty (PCKP) in the treatment of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (OVCF). (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chen Wang, Yu Zhang, Wang Chen, Shi-Lei Yan, Kai-Jin Guo and Shuo Feng Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A comparison between femoral neck and LS-BMD with LS-TBS in T2DM patients: a case control study
Despite having higher bone mineral density (BMD) values, type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) patients are at increased risk of fracture. Trabecular bone score (TBS) obtained by evaluating bone microarchitecture mi... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 25, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Negar Delbari, Alireza Rajaei, Mahbobeh Oroei, Arman Ahmadzadeh and Faraneh Farsad Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Alignment adjustment using the Valgus stress technique can increase the surgical accuracy of novice surgeons during medial opening-wedge high Tibial osteotomy
The purpose of this study was to compare the degree of accuracy of coronal alignment correction with use of the “alignment adjustment under valgus stress technique” between expert and novice surgeons during me... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 25, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Man Soo Kim, In Jun Koh, Yong Gyu Sung, Dong Chul Park, Sung Bin Han and Yong In Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correction to: Recovery trajectories in common musculoskeletal complaints by diagnosis contra prognostic phenotypes
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Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 25, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Lene Aasdahl, Fredrik Granviken, Ingebrigt Meisingset, Astrid Woodhouse, Kari Anne I. Evensen and Ottar Vasseljen Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Zoledronic acid and teriparatide have a complementary therapeutic effect on aseptic loosening in a rabbit model
Revisions are mainly caused by wear debris-induced aseptic loosening. How to effectively suppress debris-induced periprosthetic osteolysis has become an urgent problem. Both zoledronic acid and teriparatide ca... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 24, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Peng Wang, Guang-qian Shang, Shuai Xiang, Hai-ning Zhang, Ying-zhen Wang and Hao Xu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Mid-long-term results of total knee arthroplasty followed by ipsilateral total hip arthroplasty versus total hip arthroplasty subsequent to ipsilateral total knee arthroplasty: a case-control analysis
The aim of the present study was to compare the outcomes of patients who underwent different sequences of ipsilateral total hip arthroplasty (THA) and total knee arthroplasty (TKA). (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 24, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zunhan Liu, Wei-Nan Zeng, Zhenyu Luo, Enze Zhao, Hao Li and Zongke Zhou Tags: Research article Source Type: research

CT-scan based anatomical study as a guidance for infra-acetabular screw placement
This study aimed to explore the relationship between the infra-acetabular corridor diameter (IAC... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 24, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Quanyi Lu, Runtao Zhou, Shichang Gao, Anlin Liang, Mingming Yang and Haitao Yang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Clinical observation of two bone cement distribution modes after percutaneous vertebroplasty for osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures
Current findings suggest that percutaneous vertebroplasty(PVP) is a suitable therapeutic approach for osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (OVCFs). The present retrospective study aimed to investigate ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 24, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Qiujiang Li, Xingxia Long, Yinbin Wang, Tao Guan, Xiaomin Fang, Donggeng Guo, Jinhan Lv, Xuehua Hu, Xiaocheng Jiang and Lijun Cai Tags: Research Source Type: research

Delayed proximal hamstring tendon repair after ischial tuberosity apophyseal fracture in a professional volleyball athlete: a case report
Ischial tuberosity apophyseal fractures are avulsion fractures of the anatomic footprint of the proximal hamstring tendons. Generally, these injuries are rare and frequently occur in skeletally immature, activ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 24, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Patricia M. Lutz, Michel Kn örr, Stephanie Geyer, Andreas B. Imhoff and Matthias J. Feucht Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Risk factors associated with infection recurrence of posttraumatic osteomyelitis treated with Ilizarov bone transport technique —a retrospective study of 149 cases
Post-traumatic tibial osteomyelitis is considered as complex clinical problem due to its unique characteristics such as prolonged course, multi-staged treatment and high recurrence rate. The purpose of this st... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 23, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ainizier Yalikun, Maimaiaili Yushan, Wenqiang Li, Alimujiang Abulaiti and Aihemaitijiang Yusufu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correlation and responsiveness of global health, upper extremity-specific, and shoulder-specific functional outcome measures following reverse total shoulder arthroplasty for proximal humerus fracture
Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty (rTSA) is effective and increasingly utilized for the management of proximal humerus fracture (PHF). However, the optimal patient-reported outcome metrics (PROMs) for the ev... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 23, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: James Barger, Dafang Zhang, Derek S. Stenquist, Peter Ostergaard, Matthew Hall, George S. M. Dyer, Brandon E. Earp and Arvind von Keudell Tags: Research Source Type: research

Effect of electromyostimulation on intramyocellular lipids of the vastus lateralis in older adults: a randomized controlled trial
Excessive intramyocellular lipid (IMCL) accumulation is a primary cause of skeletal muscle insulin resistance, especially in older adults, and interventions that reduce IMCL contents are important to improve i... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 22, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Maya Hioki, Nana Kanehira, Teruhiko Koike, Akira Saito, Hideyuki Takahashi, Kiyoshi Shimaoka, Hisataka Sakakibara, Yoshiharu Oshida and Hiroshi Akima Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Slipped capital femoral epiphysis: an epidemiological Nationwide study in Italy from 2001 to 2015
Slipped capital femoral epiphysis (epiphysiolysis of the femoral head, SCFE) is the most common pediatric hip disease in 10 –14 years old children. The most used procedure to correct a stable form of SCFE is in... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 22, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Umile Giuseppe Longo, Rocco Papalia, Sergio De Salvatore, Laura Ruzzini, Vincenzo Candela, Ilaria Piergentili, Leonardo Oggiano, Pier Francesco Costici and Vincenzo Denaro Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Whether sutures reduce the graft laceration caused by interference screw in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction? A biomechanical study in vitro
Interference screw is commonly used for graft fixation in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. However, previous studies had reported that the insertion of interference screws significantly caused ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 22, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yuanjun Teng, Xiaohui Zhang, Lijun Da, Jie Hu, Hong Wang, Hua Han, Meng Wu, Shifeng Zhang and Yayi Xia Tags: Research Source Type: research

A high degree of knee flexion after TKA promotes the ability to perform high-flexion activities and patient satisfaction in Asian population
This study investigated whether achieving a higher degree of knee flexion after TKA promoted the ability to perform high-flexion activities, as well as patient satisfaction and quality of life. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 21, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hyuk-Soo Han, Jong Seop Kim, Bora Lee, Sungho Won and Myung Chul Lee Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Exploring the impact of Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) among orthopaedic surgeons in mainland China: systematic review and survey-based study on hip and knee instruments
Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) are widely used in Europe and North America in a variety of areas including research, clinical governance, clinical registries and insurance ascertainment. The aim of ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 21, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: James Reeves Mbori Ngwayi, Jie Tan, Ning Liang, Kenedy Uzoma Obie and Daniel Edward Porter Tags: Research Source Type: research

Local Random Pattern Flap Coverage for Implant Exposure following Open Reduction Internal Fixation via Extensile Lateral Approach to the Calcaneus
Skin necrosis and implant exposure most often appear at the corner of Extensile Lateral Approach for open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) for displaced intra-articular fracture of the calcaneus. Flap tr... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 21, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yingjie Liu, Peihua Cai, Liang Cheng and Yanfeng Li Tags: Research Source Type: research

Reliability and validity of simplified Chinese version of the Italian spine youth quality of life questionnaire in adolescents with idiopathic scoliosis
The Italian Spine Youth Quality of Life (ISYQOL) questionnaire is used to evaluate health-related quality of life in adolescents with Idiopathic Scoliosis. The study aimed to undertake the process of cultural ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 21, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shanshan Liu, Junyang Liang, Nanfang Xu, Shuo Mai, Qi Wang, Lin Zeng, Chaojun Du, Yaoxu Du, Yan Zeng, Miao Yu and Zhongjun Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Do psychological factors affect outcomes in musculoskeletal shoulder disorders? A systematic review
Psychological factors may impact recovery in patients undergoing treatment for shoulder complaints. The aim of this review is to systematically analyse the evidence for the effect of modifiable psychological f... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 19, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ali Sheikhzadeh, Maria M. Wertli, Shira Schecter Weiner, Eva Rasmussen-Barr and Sherri Weiser Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Multivariate analysis of the relationship between gluteal muscle contracture and coxa valga
Gluteal muscle contracture (GMC) is a disease characterized by the limited function of the hip joint, knee pain, and abnormal gait. There is a lack of research on the effect of GMC on the hip joint structure t... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 19, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yi Zhang, Qihang Su, Yuanzhen Zhang, Heng ’an Ge, Wang Wei and Biao Cheng Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation of full-endoscopic lumbar discectomy in the treatment of obese adolescents with lumbar disc herniation: a retrospective study
Obese patients are at risk of complications after spinal surgery. Full-endoscopic lumbar discectomy (FELD) has advantages over conventional open surgery in the treatment of obese adult patients with lumbar dis... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 19, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Haijiang Yu, Bin Zhu, Qingpeng Song and Xiaoguang Liu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Physical therapy for patients with low back pain in Germany: a survey of current practice
Low back pain (LBP) is one of the most common musculoskeletal disorders worldwide. The National Disease Management Guideline (NVL) “Non-specific LBP” is a practical decision-making aid for both physicians and ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 19, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Carolin Bahns, Lisa Happe, Christian Thiel and Christian Kopkow Tags: Research Source Type: research

The incidence of distal radius fractures in a Swedish pediatric population - an observational cohort study of 90 970 individual fractures
40 –50 % of all boys and 30–40 % of girls suffer from at least one fracture during childhood. A quarter of these fractures affects the wrist, making it the worst affected part of the body. Children often sustai... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 19, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hanna S üdow and Cecilia Mellstrand Navarro Tags: Research Source Type: research

Incidence, pattern and mechanisms of injuries and fractures in children under two years of age
Fractures in children under 2 years of age are rare, and little has been published on their mechanisms. We aimed at examining the incidence, mechanisms, pattern and fracture characteristics in a large, populat... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 18, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Karen Rosendahl, Ramona Myklebust, Kjersti Foros Ulriksen, A. N øttveit, Pernille Eide, Åsmund Djuve and Christina Brudvik Tags: Research Source Type: research

Can the body slope of interference screw affect initial stability of reconstructed anterior cruciate ligament?: An in-vitro investigation
Superior biomechanical performance of tapered interference screws, compared with non-tapered screws, with reference to the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction process, has been reported in the lite... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 18, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Nazanin Daneshvarhashjin, Mahmoud Chizari, Javad Mortazavi and Gholamreza Rouhi Tags: Research Source Type: research

Debridement, antibiotics, and implant retention combined with direct intra-articular antibiotic infusion in patients with acute hematogenous periprosthetic joint infection of the knee
Debridement, antibiotics, and implant retention (DAIR) is the recommended treatment for acute hematogenous periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) after total knee arthroplasty (TKA). However, DAIR is associated ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 18, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Pruk Chaiyakit, Surapoj Meknavin, Natthapong Hongku and Ittiwat Onklin Tags: Research Source Type: research

Strain patterns in normal anterior talofibular and calcaneofibular ligaments and after anatomical reconstruction using gracilis tendon grafts: A cadaver study
Inversion ankle sprains, or lateral ankle sprains, often result in symptomatic lateral ankle instability, and some patients need lateral ankle ligament reconstruction to reduce pain, improve function, and prev... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 18, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Masato Takao, Danielle Lowe, Satoru Ozeki, Xavier M. Oliva, Ryota Inokuchi, Takayuki Yamazaki, Yoshitaka Takeuchi, Maya Kubo, Kentaro Matsui, Mai Katakura and Mark Glazebrook Tags: Research Source Type: research

Direct reduction of high-grade lumbosacral spondylolisthesis with anterior cantilever technique - surgical technique note and preliminary results
Surgical reduction for high-grade spondylolisthesis is beneficial for restoring sagittal balance and improving the biomechanical environment for arthrodesis. Compared to posterior total laminectomy and long in... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 18, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Kao-Chang Tu, Cheng-Min Shih, Kun-Hui Chen, Chien-Chou Pan, Fuu-Cheng Jiang, Cheng-En Hsu, Yun-Ming Wang and Cheng-Hung Lee Tags: Research Source Type: research

Intra-articular platelet-rich plasma injections versus intra-articular corticosteroid injections for symptomatic management of knee osteoarthritis: systematic review and meta-analysis
Intra-articular (IA) corticosteroid (CS) injections are the mainstay of treatment for symptomatic management in knee osteoarthritis (OA), particularly in the UK. IA platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections are a ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 16, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Michael McLarnon and Neil Heron Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The largest secure corridor of the infra-acetabular screw —a 3-D axial perspective analysis
This study was performed to simulate the surgical p... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 16, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Bei Zhao, Wei Zhang, Hao Li, Liren Han, Shizhang Han, Xiaofei Yang, Jun Yan and Weidong Mu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Early detection and intervention for acute perforated peptic ulcer after elective spine surgeries: a review of 13 cases from 24,026 patients
To determine how perforated peptic ulcers be diagnosed earlier after patients undergoing an elective spine surgery. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 16, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tung-Yi Lin, Yu-Chun Chuang, Fu-Cheng Kao, Chiu Ping-Yeh, Tsung-Ting Tsai, Tsai-Sheng Fu and Po-Liang Lai Tags: Research Source Type: research

Surgical treatment of benign osteolytic lesions in the femoral head and neck: a systematic review
Treatment of benign osteolytic lesions in the femoral head and neck can be extremely challenging, particularly in children with open physis or for aggressive tumors with pathological fracture. There remains th... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 16, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jingtian Shi, Zhiqing Zhao, Taiqiang Yan, Wei Guo, Rongli Yang, Xiaodong Tang, Huayi Qu and Sen Dong Tags: Research Source Type: research

Antegrade intramedullary fixation for adolescent fifth metacarpal neck fracture and its impact on epiphyseal growth
Antegrade intramedullary nailing (AIMN) with Kirschner wire (K-wire) is a minimally invasive osteosynthesis technique. This procedure has been widely performed to treat the fifth metacarpal neck fracture (FMNF... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 15, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xiao-Lei Fan, Jian Wang, De-Hua Zhang, Feng Mao, Yi Liao and Rui Xiao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The deep vein thrombosis of lower limb after total hip arthroplasty: what should we care
Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) of lower limb is one of the common complications after total hip arthroplasty(THA), we aimed to evaluate the potential risk factors of DVT of lower limb in patients with THA, to prov... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 15, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xinyan Yu, Yingying Wu and Rende Ning Tags: Research Source Type: research

Risk factors and modes of failure in the modern dual mobility implant. A systematic review and meta-analysis
The aims of this meta-analysis were to: (1) validate the outcome of modern dual mobility (DM) designs in patients who had undergone primary and revision total hip arthroplasty (THA) procedures and (2) to ident... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 14, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Fu-Yuan Pai, Hsuan-Hsiao Ma, Te-Feng Arthur Chou, Tsan-Wen Huang, Kuo-Chin Huang, Shang-Wen Tsai, Cheng-Fong Chen and Wei-Ming Chen Tags: Research Source Type: research

Evaluation of patients admitted with musculoskeletal tuberculosis: sixteen years ’ experience from a single center in Turkey
The aim of our study was to describe musculoskeletal system tuberculosis (TB) as a single-center experience. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 14, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Mikail Ozdemir and H. Gulnihal Ozdemir Tags: Research Source Type: research

Change in the postoperative intervertebral space height and its impact on clinical and radiological outcomes after ACDF surgery using a zero-profile device: a single-Centre retrospective study of 138 cases
The effects of postoperative intervertebral height (IH) changes on the clinical and radiological outcomes after anterior cervical decompression and fusion (ACDF) surgery using a zero-profile device remain uncl... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 14, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Haimiti Abudouaini, Chengyi Huang, Hao Liu, Ying Hong, Beiyu Wang, Chen Ding, Yang Meng and Tingkui Wu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Matta ’s criteria may be useful for evaluating and predicting the reduction quality of simultaneous acetabular and ipsilateral pelvic ring fractures
Although the incidence, types, and radiological outcomes of simultaneous ipsilateral pelvic ring and acetabular fractures have been reported, there have been no reports on factors that may affect the quality o... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 14, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yi-Hsun Yu, Chang-Heng Liu, Yung-Heng Hsu, Ying-Chao Chou, I-Jung Chen and Chi-Chuan Wu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Brachial muscle injury resulting in acute compartment syndrome of the upper arm: a case report and literature review
Acute compartment syndrome (ACS) is a potentially devastating condition. ACS is rare in the upper arm. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 14, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Lei Tan, Yongning Xia, Zilong Su, Qiangqiang Wen, Jiting Zhang and Tiecheng Yu Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Exercise training using hybrid assistive limb (HAL) lumbar type for locomotive syndrome: a pilot study
With a rapidly aging population in Japan, locomotive syndrome is becoming an increasingly serious social problem. Exercise therapy using the lumbar type HAL, which is a wearable robot suit that can assist volu... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 12, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Kousei Miura, Masao Koda, Kazuhiro Tamaki, Masatoshi Ishida, Aiki Marushima, Toru Funayama, Hiroshi Takahashi, Hiroshi Noguchi, Kentaro Mataki, Yoshihiro Yasunaga, Hiroaki Kawamoto, Yoshiyuki Sankai, Akira Matsumura and Masashi Yamazaki Tags: Research Source Type: research

Prevalence and risk factors for bone loss in rheumatoid arthritis patients from South China: modeled by three methods
To explore the prevalence of bone loss among patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and healthy controls (HC) and further explored the risk factors for osteopenia and osteoporosis of RA patients. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 12, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zhuoran Hu, Lei Zhang, Zhiming Lin, Changlin Zhao, Shuiming Xu, He Lin, Jiejing Zhang, Wenjie Li and Yongliang Chu Tags: Research Source Type: research

Correlation between severity of spinal stenosis and multifidus atrophy in degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis
Degenerative lumbar spinal stenosis (DLSS) is a common degenerative condition in older adults. Muscle atrophy (MA) is a leading cause of muscle weakness and disability commonly reported in individuals with spi... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 12, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Gen Xia, Xueru Li, Yanbing Shang, Bin Fu, Feng Jiang, Huan Liu and Yongdong Qiao Tags: Research Source Type: research

Two-stage exchange Arthroplasty for knee Periprosthetic joint infection exhibit high infection recurrence rate in patients with chronic viral hepatitis
Currently, there is little evidence about the outcome of two-stage exchange arthroplasty for the treatment of knee periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) in patients with chronic viral hepatitis. To evaluate it,... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 12, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jui-ping Chen, Chih-hsiang Chang, Yu-chih Lin, Sheng-hsun Lee, Hsin-nung Shih and Yuhan Chang Tags: Research Source Type: research

Measuring recovery after open lower limb fractures: combined objective functional tests and global perceived recovery outperform narrower metrics and a standard generic patient reported outcome measure
Open lower limb fractures are serious injuries requiring combined ortho-plastic surgery and have significantly worse outcomes than similar closed fractures. There is little objective published data to determin... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 12, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ian Pallister, Gregory Jack Handley, Sharon Maggs, Ann-Marie Davies, Amanda Kyle, Owen Bodger and Hywel Dafydd Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Low intensity pulsed ultrasound (LIPUS) use for the management of instrumented, infected, and fragility non-unions: a systematic review and meta-analysis of healing proportions
Non-union occurs in approximately 5 to 10% of fracture patients, with certain bones at greater risk of failing to heal. Non-unions have a significant impact on socioeconomic costs and the patients short and lo... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 11, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ross Leighton, Mark Phillips, Mohit Bhandari and Robert Zura Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical outcomes of arthroscopic and navigation-assisted two tunnel technique for coracoclavicular ligament augmentation of acute acromioclavicular joint dislocations
The purpose of this study was to present a navigated image-free augmentation technique for the acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) and coracoclavicular (CC) ligaments and to report the clinical and radiological outc... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 9, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jan Theopold, Ralf Henkelmann, Claus Zhang, Tobias Sch öbel, Georg Osterhoff and Pierre Hepp Tags: Research Source Type: research

Risk analysis of pulmonary metastasis of chondrosarcoma by establishing and validating a new clinical prediction model: a clinical study based on SEER database
The prognosis of lung metastasis (LM) in patients with chondrosarcoma was poor. The aim of this study was to construct a prognostic nomogram to predict the risk of LM, which was imperative and helpful for clin... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 9, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Wenle Li, Shengtao Dong, Haosheng Wang, Rilige Wu, Huitao Wu, Zhi-Ri Tang, Junyan Zhang, Zhaohui Hu and Chengliang Yin Tags: Research Source Type: research