Cross-segment spinal plasma cell granuloma:a case report
This report presented a case with cross-segment... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 12, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Renqin Lin, Shenglin Wang, Jianhua Lin, Zhenzhen Zhang and Xuanwei Chen Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Biodegradable pins for lateral condylar fracture of the humerus with an early delayed presentation in children: a retrospective study of biodegradable pin vs. Kirschner wire
The clinical outcome of open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) for delayed lateral condylar fracture of the humerus (LCFH) varies in different studies, but ORIF for LCFH with an early-delayed presentation... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 11, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jin Li, Saroj Rai, Yun Gao, Renhao Ze, Xin Tang, Ruikang Liu and Pan Hong Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Safety of the application of Rigidfix cross-pin system via different tibial tunnels for tibial fixation during anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
We investigate the safety of the application of the Rigidfix cross-pin system via different tibial tunnels in the tibial fixation during anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 11, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jian Wang, Hua-qiang Fan, Wenli Dai, Hong-Da Li, Yang-pan Fu, Zhenhuang Liu, Chang-ming Huang and Zhanjun Shi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: Epidemiology of Achilles tendon surgery in Italy: a nationwide registry study, from 2001 through 2015
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Umile Giuseppe Longo, Giuseppe Salvatore, Laura Risi Ambrogioni, Eleonora Cella, Vincenzo Candela, Arianna Carnevale, Emiliano Schena, Massimo Ciccozzi, Nicola Maffulli and Vincenzo Denaro Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Characteristics and predictors of muscle strength deficit in mechanical ankle instability
Muscle strength training is a common strategy for treating chronic ankle instability (CAI), but the effectiveness decreases for mechanical ankle instability (MAI) patients with initial severe ligament injuries... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zong-chen Hou, Xin Miao, Ying-fang Ao, Yue-lin Hu, Chen Jiao, Qin-wei Guo, Xing Xie, Feng Zhao, Yan-bin Pi, Nan Li, Zhi-yu Zhang and Dong Jiang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Joint motion of bipolar hemiarthroplasty in routine hip functional movements: a dynamic motion study
Many motion studies have shown that the inner bearing of bipolar prostheses moves less than expected under non-weight-bearing and static weight-bearing positions, which are not routine functional movements per... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Weizhou Jiang, Jun Xiao, Bin Chen, Ming Jia, Yang Zhang, Jian Wang and Zhanjun Shi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Fibroma of tendon sheath of the hand in a 3-year-old boy: a case report
Fibroma of tendon sheath (FTS) is a rare benign soft tissue tumor that often occurs in the upper extremities. It manifests as a slow-growing mass, often without tenderness or spontaneous pain. FTS occurs most ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hiroki Shibayama, Yuichiro Matsui, Daisuke Kawamura, Atsushi Urita, Chikako Ishii, Tamotsu Kamishima, Mutsumi Nishida, Ai Shimizu and Norimasa Iwasaki Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Percutaneous endoscopic unilateral laminotomy and bilateral decompression under 3D real-time image-guided navigation for spinal stenosis in degenerative lumbar kyphoscoliosis patients: an innovative preliminary study
The aim of this study is to introduce a new method of percutaneous endoscopic decompression under 3D real-time image-guided navigation for spinal stenosis in degenerative kyphoscoliosis patients without instab... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 10, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tsung-Yu Ho, Chung-Wei Lin, Chien-Chun Chang, Hsien-Te Chen, Yen-Jen Chen, Yuan-Shun Lo, Pan-Hsuan Hsiao, Po-Chen Chen, Chih-Sheng Lin and Hsi-Kai Tsou Tags: Technical advance Source Type: research

Anterior dislocation of THA after Iliopsoas tenotomy in spinopelvic imbalance: a rare case report
Iliopsoas impingement is a complication of total hip arthroplasty that often manifests as groin pain during initial hip flexion. However, there are no reports of mechanical complications after iliopsoas tenoto... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 7, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Sun-Jung Yoon, Jong-Hyun Ko and Dean K. Matsuda Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Is kinesiophobia a predictor of early functional performance after total hip replacement? A prospective prognostic cohort study
Considerable attention has been paid to the role of kinesiophobia with respect to knee prosthesis but it has not yet been studied as a prognostic factor of short-term functional performance following total hip... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 7, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: M. Morri, E. Venturini, N. Franchini, R. Ruisi, A. Culcasi, A. Ruggiero, C. Govoni and M. G. Benedetti Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical predictors of surgical outcomes of severe carpal tunnel syndrome patients: utility of palmar stimulation in a nerve conduction study
This study aimed to identify th... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 7, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yuichi Sasaki, Tohru Terao, Emiko Saito, Keiichiro Ohara, Shotaro Michishita, Naoki Kato, Satoshi Tani and Yuichi Murayama Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Cervical rotation, chest deformity and pelvic obliquity in patients with spinal muscular atrophy
Musculoskeletal disorders are often observed in patients with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA). The aim of the study was to assess passive ranges of rotation in the cervical spine, chest deformity and pelvic obli... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 7, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Agnieszka St ępień, Łucja Mazurkiewicz, Katarzyna Maślanko, Witold Rekowski and Maria Jędrzejowska Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A patients ’ view of OA: the Global Osteoarthritis Patient Perception Survey (GOAPPS), a pilot study
Globally, osteoarthritis (OA) is the third condition associated with disability. There is still poor treatment in OA but science holds the key to finding better treatments and a cure. It is essential to learn ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 7, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Marianna Vitaloni, Angie Botto-van Bemden, Rosa Sciortino, Xavier Carn é, Maritza Quintero, Pedro Santos-Moreno, Rolando Espinosa, Oscar Rillo, Jordi Monfort, Francisco de Abajo, Elizabeth Oswald, Marco Matucci, Patrick du Souich, Ingrid Möller, Montser Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Range of abduction in patients with Legg-Calv é-Perthes disease – a nationwide register-based cohort study
Range of abduction often decreases during Legg-Calv é-Perthes Disease (LCPD) disease. However, a good range of abduction is required during the course of LCPD, especially when containment surgery should be perf... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 5, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ahmad El-Harbiti and Yasmin D. Hailer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A new fluoroscopic view for evaluation of anteromedial cortex reduction quality during cephalomedullary nailing for intertrochanteric femur fractures: the 30 ° oblique tangential projection
Anteromedial cortex-to-cortex reduction is a key parameter for stable reconstruction of the fracture fragments during the intertrochanteric fracture fixation. This paper introduces the oblique fluoroscopic pro... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 5, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shi-Yi Chen, Shi-Min Chang, Rujan Tuladhar, Zhen Wei, Wen-Feng Xiong, Sun-Jun Hu and Shou-Chao Du Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Occupational influences on Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis in a cohort of 18-year-old male military conscripts
We examined the ris... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 5, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Oren Zack, Yair Barak, Aharon S. Finestone, Ayala Krakov, Dani Slodownik, Deborah Alperovitch-Najenson and Shlomo Moshe Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Quality of recovery after total hip and knee arthroplasty in South Africa: a national prospective observational cohort study
Encouraged by the widespread adoption of enhanced recovery protocols (ERPs) for elective total hip and knee arthroplasty (THA/TKA) in high-income countries, our nationwide multidisciplinary research group firs... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - November 5, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ulla Plenge, Romy Parker, Shamiela Davids, Gareth L. Davies, Zahnne Fullerton, Lindsay Gray, Penelope Groenewald, Refqah Isaacs, Ntambue Kauta, Frederik M. Louw, Andile Mazibuko, David M. North, Marc Nortje, Glen M. Nunes, Neo Pebane, Chantal Rajah & hell Tags: Research article Source Type: research

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