Characteristics of relief and residual low back pain after discectomy in patients with lumbar disc herniation: analysis using a detailed visual analog scale
Several authors have reported favorable results in low back pain (LBP) for patients with lumbar disc herniation (LDH) treated with discectomy. However, detailed changes over time in the characteristics and loc... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 11, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hiroshi Takahashi, Yasuchika Aoki, Masahiro Inoue, Junya Saito, Arata Nakajima, Masato Sonobe, Yorikazu Akatsu, Keita Koyama, Yasuhiro Shiga, Kazuhide Inage, Yawara Eguchi, Sumihisa Orita, Satoshi Maki, Takeo Furuya, Tsutomu Akazawa, Tetsuya Abe & hellip; Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Minimally displaced unilateral facet fracture of cervical spine can lead to spinal cord injury: a report of two cases
According to most of the commonly used classification systems for subaxial spine injuries, unilateral and minimally displaced facet fractures without any sign of a spinal cord injury would be directed to non-o... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 11, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Satoshi Maki, Mitsuhiro Kitamura, Takeo Furuya, Takuya Miyamoto, Sho Okimatsu, Yasuhiro Shiga, Kazuhide Inage, Sumihisa Orita, Yawara Eguchi and Seiji Ohtori Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Anticonvulsant use and bone health in a population-based study of men and women: cross-sectional data from the Geelong Osteoporosis Study
Anticonvulsant use has been linked to bone deficits in specific patient populations. We studied the association between anticonvulsant use and bone health in a population-based sample of men and women. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 11, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Vinoomika Chandrasekaran, Julie A. Pasco, Amanda L. Stuart, Sharon L. Brennan-Olsen, Michael Berk, Jason M. Hodge, Rasika M. Samarasinghe and Lana J. Williams Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Bone mineral density assessment by DXA in rheumatic patients with end-stage osteoarthritis undergoing total joint arthroplasty
Patients with rheumatic diseases have a high risk for joint destruction and secondary osteoarthritis (OA) as well as low bone mineral density (BMD, i.e., osteoporosis). While several factors may lead to low BM... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 11, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Moritz M ühlenfeld, André Strahl, Ulrich Bechler, Nico Maximilian Jandl, Jan Hubert and Tim Rolvien Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Influence of the knot position on the union of the greater trochanter after bipolar hip arthroplasty via the modified Dall approach: a prospective non-randomized study
In our institute, all elderly patients with displaced femoral neck fracture were treated with cemented bipolar hemiarthroplasty (BHA) using the modified Dall approach. To our knowledge, there are no reports on... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 10, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Masanao Kataoka, Hiroshi Fujita, Hiroaki Hara, Hideto Harada, Yuki Okutani and Yoshiki Murotani Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Successful recovery following musculoskeletal trauma: protocol for a qualitative study of patients ’ and physiotherapists’ perceptions
Annually in the UK, 40,000 –90,000 people are involved in a traumatic incident. Severity of injury and how well people recover from their injuries varies, with physiotherapy playing a key role in the rehabilita... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 10, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: N. Middlebrook, N. R. Heneghan, D. Falla, L. Silvester, A. B. Rushton and A. A. Soundy Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Usefulness of an accelerometer-based navigation system in bilateral one-stage total knee arthroplasty
Bilateral one-stage total knee arthroplasty (BTKA) have increased because it provides a number of advantages. Recently, Accelerometer-based navigation (ABN) system which guide the cutting plane without intrame... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 10, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Artit Laoruengthana, Piti Rattanaprichavej, Thanawat Tantimethanon, Watcharapong Eiamjumras, Passakorn Teekaweerakit and Krit Pongpirul Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The effect of pedicle subtraction osteotomy for the correction of severe Scheuermann thoracolumbar kyphosis on sagittal spinopelvic alignment
To analyze how pedicle subtraction osteotomy (PSO) treatment of severe Scheuermann thoracolumbar kyphosis (STLK) using pedicle screw instrumentation affects sagittal spinopelvic parameters. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 10, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Guanfeng Lin, Shengru Wang, Yang Yang, Zhe Su, You Du, Xiaolin Xu, Xiran Chai, Yipeng Wang, Bin Yu and Jianguo Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparing two interdisciplinary occupational rehabilitation programs for employees on sick leave: a mixed-method design study protocol
Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) and common mental disorders (CMDs) are the most frequent reasons for long-term sick leave and work disability. Occupational rehabilitation programs are used to help employees r... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 9, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Monica Eftedal, Torill H. Tveito, Ulrik Gensby, M. Kamrul Islam, Stein Atle Lie, Gro Aasland, Svein Kostveit and Chris Jensen Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research

Is early full weight bearing safe following locking plate ORIF of distal fibula fractures?
In the modern western world appraisal of economical points such as treatment and disability after trauma present a financial burden. In this context open reduction internal fixation techniques allowing for ear... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 9, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Michael Zyskowski, Markus Wurm, Frederik Greve, Sebastian Pesch, Francesca von Matthey, Patrick Pfl üger, Moritz Crönlein, Peter Biberthaler and Chlodwig Kirchhoff Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Follow-up results of microendoscopic discectomy compared to day surgery using percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy for the treatment of lumbar disc herniation
Percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy (PELD) is satisfactory for hospitalized patients with lumbar disc herniation (LDH). Currently, only a few studies have reported about the day surgery patients undergoi... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 9, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zhaojun Song, Maobo Ran, Juan Luo, Kai Zhang, Yongjie Ye, Jiazhuang Zheng and Zhi Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Generalized joint hypermobility, scoliosis, patellofemoral pain, and physical abilities in young dancers
Many young girls with generalized joint hypermobility (GJH) choose to participate in dance because their bodies are suited for this activity. Scoliosis tends to occur often in thin girls, who also are more lik... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 9, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Nili Steinberg, Shay Tenenbaum, Aviva Zeev, Michal Pantanowitz, Gordon Waddington, Gali Dar and Itzhak Siev-Ner Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Gravity determines the direction of nerve roots sedimentation in the lumbar spinal canal
To investigate the role of gravity in the sedimentation of lumbar spine nerve roots using magnetic resonance (MR) imaging of various body positions. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 8, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jun Yang, Zhiyun Feng, Nian Chen, Zhenhua Hong, Yongyu Zheng, Jiang Yang, Tingjie Zhou, Xin Yao, Taifeng Xu and Linting Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Utilising the perspectives of patients with lower-limb osteoarthritis on prescribed physical activity to develop a theoretically informed physiotherapy intervention
Lower-limb osteoarthritis (OA) causes high levels of pain and disability. Physiotherapists are the primary healthcare provider of non-pharmacological treatments, and incorporate strategies to optimise physical... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 8, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Matthew Willett, Carolyn Greig, Sally Fenton, David Rogers, Joan Duda and Alison Rushton Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A comparison of the bilateral decompression via unilateral approach versus conventional approach transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion for the treatment of lumbar degenerative disc disease in the elderly
Bilateral decompression via unilateral approach (BDUA) is an effective surgical approach for treating lumbar degenerative diseases. However, no studies of prognosis, especially the recovery of the soft tissue,... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 8, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yifan Huang, Jian Chen, Peng Gao, Changjiang Gu, Jin Fan, Zhiyi Hu, Xiaojian Cao, Guoyong Yin and Wei Zhou Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Monocortical fixation for locking plate distal screws does not impair mechanical properties in open-wedge high tibial osteotomy
The neurovascular bundle containing the deep peroneal nerve has a potential risk of injury during open-wedge high tibial osteotomy (OWHTO), particularly due to drilling for bicortical fixation at distal screw ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 8, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Junya Itou, Umito Kuwashima, Masafumi Itoh, Koichi Kuroda, Yasuharu Yokoyama and Ken Okazaki Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Characteristics of hip impingement syndrome in patients with multiple hereditary exostoses
This study aimed to investigate the characteristic deformities of the hip in multiple hereditary exostoses patients (MHE) and its association with the hip impingement syndrome. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 6, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yeong-Seub Ahn, Sungmin Kim, Woo-Jong Kim, Jun-Hyuk Lim and Sung-Taek Jung Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of real-time ultrasound imaging for biofeedback on trunk muscle contraction in healthy subjects: a preliminary study
Real-time ultrasound imaging (RUSI) has been increasingly used as a form of biofeedback when instructing and re-training muscle contraction. However, the effectiveness of the RUSI on a single sustained contrac... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 5, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shanshan Lin, Bo Zhu, Yiyi Zheng, Guozhi Huang, Qi Zeng and Chuhuai Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A novel posterior multiple screws distraction reducer system versus anterior release, posterior internal distraction, and subsequent spinal fusion for severe scoliosis
We previously reported anterior release, posterior internal distraction, and subsequent spinal fusion (ARPIDF) for the correction of severe scoliosis with a satisfactory correction rate. However, surgical proc... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 5, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ganjun Feng, Yong Huang, Leizhen Huang, Yongliang Wang, Juehan Wang, Chunguang Zhou, Lei Wang, Zhongjie Zhou, Xi Yang, Limin Liu and Yueming Song Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of oblique headless compression screw fixation for metacarpal shaft fracture: a biomechanical in vitro study
Metacarpal shaft fracture is a common fracture in hand trauma injuries. Surgical intervention is indicated when fractures are unstable or involve considerable displacement. Current fixation options include Kir... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 5, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yung-Cheng Chiu, Tsung-Yu Ho, Yen-Nien Ting, Ming-Tzu Tsai, Heng-Li Huang, Cheng-En Hsu and Jui-Ting Hsu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prying reduction with mosquito forceps versus limited open reduction for irreducible distal radius ‐ulna fractures in older children: a retrospective study
This study compared clinical effects ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 5, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Qiang Huang, Fei Su, Zhi Meng Wang, Han Zhong Xue, Liang Sun, Teng Ma, Qian Wang, Yao Lu, Ming Li, Cheng Ren, Cong Ming Zhang, Kun Zhang and Zhong Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Dysplasia epiphysealis hemimelica of the radial head: a rare case report
Dysplasia epiphysealis hemimelica (DEH) is a rare benign overgrowth generally affecting the epiphyses and short bones of the lower limbs. DEH in the elbow joint is extremely rare, and to date, only three cases... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 5, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hiva Mohamadian, Mansour Bahardoust, Borzouyeh Molazem Sanandaji and Saba Saberi Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Associations of serum vitamins levels with bone mineral density in the different race-ethnicities US adults
The conclusions on the associations of specific vitamin levels with bone mineral density (BMD) were controversial. Therefore, the aims of this study were to examine the associations of serum vitamins levels wi... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 4, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xiang Li and Xun Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Telehealth sounds a bit challenging, but it has potential: participant and physiotherapist experiences of gym-based exercise intervention for Achilles tendinopathy monitored via telehealth
Although telehealth is becoming more popular for delivery of care for individuals with musculoskeletal pain, to our knowledge telehealth has not been used to manage Achilles tendinopathy. This research aimed t... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 4, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: F. Hasani, P. Malliaras, T. Haines, S. E. Munteanu, J. White, J. Ridgway, P. Nicklen, A. Moran and P. Jansons Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Temperature and current flow effects of different electrode placement in shoulder capacitive-resistive electric transfer applications: a cadaveric study
Impingement syndrome is currently estimated to represent 60% of all shoulder pain disorders. Capacitive-Resistive electric transfer therapy is aimed to provoke temperature and current flow changes in superfici... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 4, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jacobo Rodr íguez-Sanz, Carlos López-de-Celis, César Hidalgo-García, Max Canet-Vintró, Pablo Fanlo-Mazas and Albert Pérez-Bellmunt Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Low BASDAI score alone is not a good predictor of anti-tumor necrosis factor treatment efficacy in ankylosing spondylitis: a retrospective cohort study
The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of high disease activity as measured using the Ankylosing Spondylitis Disease Activity Score (ASDAS) in ankylosing spondylitis (AS) patients who noneth... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 4, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Bora Nam, Bon San Koo, Tae-Han Lee, Ji-Hui Shin, Jin-Ju Kim, Seunghun Lee, Kyung Bin Joo and Tae-Hwan Kim Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Treatment of the fresh central slip avulsion of the extensor tendon by bone tunnel-tendon suture: a prospective cohort study
The current evidence base for the management of central slip avulsions is limited from obtaining a best approach. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical effect and feasibility of repairing the ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 4, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Bin Wang, Yiming Lu, Tianliang Wang, Jiaxiang Gu and Naichen Zhang Tags: Technical advance Source Type: research

Anterior cruciate ligament remnant ‐preserving and re‐tensioning reconstruction: a biomechanical comparison study of three different re‐tensioning methods in a porcine model
With the developments in the arthroscopic technique, anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) remnant-preserving reconstruction is gradually gaining attention with respect to improving proprioception and enhancing ear... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 3, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Dong Jin Ryu, Kyeu Back Kwon, Da Hee Hong, Sang Jun Park, Jae Sung Park and Joon Ho Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Functional improvement in hip pathology is related to improvement in anxiety, depression, and pain catastrophizing: an intricate link between physical and mental well-being
Pain catastrophizing, anxiety, and depression are risk factors for poor functional outcomes and worse post-treatment pain that can be treated alongside physical care given to orthopedic patients. While these f... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 3, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Paul Gudmundsson, Paul A. Nakonezny, Jason Lin, Rebisi Owhonda, Heather Richard and Joel Wells Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The comparison effects of intra-articular injection of Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP), Plasma Rich in Growth Factor (PRGF), Hyaluronic Acid (HA), and ozone in knee osteoarthritis; a one year randomized clinical trial
Our study compare the short and long-term efficacy of the intra articular injections (IAIs) of hyaluronic acid (HA), platelet-rich plasma (PRP), plasma rich in growth factors (PRGF), and ozone in patients with... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 3, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Seyed Ahmad Raeissadat, Parsa Ghazi Hosseini, Mohammad Hasan Bahrami, Reza Salman Roghani, Mohammad Fathi, Azadeh Gharooee Ahangar and Mahtab Darvish Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Electromagnetic navigation reduces radiation exposure for retrograde drilling in osteochondrosis dissecans of the talus
Retrograde drilling in osteochondrosis dissecans (OCD) is a widely used surgical intervention. A radiation-free electromagnetic navigation system (ENS)-based method was compared with the standard freehand fluo... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 3, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Oliver D Jungesblut, Josephine Berger-Groch, Michael Hoffmann, Malte Schroeder, Kara L. Krajewski, Ralf Stuecker and Martin Rupprecht Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Long-term radiographic outcomes and functional evaluation of ulnar shortening osteotomy in patients with ulnar impaction syndrome and reverse oblique sigmoid notch: a retrospective case series study
Ulnar shortening osteotomy (USO) is an effective treatment for ulnar impaction syndrome. However, there have been reports of osteoarthritis (OA) at the distal radioulnar joint (DRUJ) when USO was performed on ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 3, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hui-Kuang Huang, Steve K. Lee, Yi-Chao Huang, Cheng-Yu Yin, Ming-Chau Chang and Jung-Pan Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Correction to: Reconstruction of massive tibial bone and soft tissue defects by trifocal bone transport combined with soft tissue distraction: experience from 31 cases
An amendment to this paper has been published and can be accessed via the original article. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 2, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yong-Qing Xu, Xin-Yu Fan, Xiao-Qing He and Hong-Jie Wen Tags: Correction Source Type: research

Comparative evaluation of posterior percutaneous endoscopy cervical discectomy using a 3.7  mm endoscope and a 6.9 mm endoscope for cervical disc herniation: a retrospective comparative cohort study
Posterior percutaneous endoscopy cervical discectomy (p-PECD) is an effective strategy for the treatment of cervical diseases, with a working cannula ranging from 3.7  mm to 6.9 mm in diameter. However, to date... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 2, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tong Yu, Jiu-Ping Wu, Jun Zhang, Hai-Chi Yu and Qin-Yi Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Is coracoclavicular reconstruction necessary in hook plate fixation for acute unstable acromioclavicular dislocation?
Acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) dislocation is a relatively common shoulder injury. For the treatment of cases of severe ACJ dislocation (Rockwood type III –V), hook plate fixation is an easy-to-master and minima... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 1, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yu-Ta Chen, Kuan-Ting Wu, Shun-Wun Jhan, Shan-Ling Hsu, Hao-Chen Liu, Ching-Jen Wang, Jih-Yang Ko and Wen-Yi Chou Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Long-term results of uncemented allograft prosthesis composite reconstruction for the tumor in proximal femur: a minimum follow-up of sixty-five months
This study aimed to evaluate ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 1, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Cai Liu, Li Min, Yong Zhou, Yi Luo, Fan Tang, Minxun Lu, Hong Duan, Wenli Zhang, Xinzhu Yu and Chongqi Tu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

What is the most cost ‐effective strategy for nasal screening and Staphylococcus aureus decolonization in patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty?
To reduce periprosthetic joint infection after total hip arthroplasty (THA), several nasal screening and decolonization strategies for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) and methicillin-sensitive (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - February 1, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hisahiro Tonotsuka, Hajime Sugiyama, Ayano Amagami, Keigo Yonemoto, Ryuichi Sato and Mitsuru Saito Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effects of tourniquet use on clinical outcomes and cement penetration in TKA when tranexamic acid administrated: a randomized controlled trial
The role of a tourniquet is still controversial for patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA). Our current study was performed to determine whether the nonuse of the tourniquet combine with tranexamic ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 31, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zeng Yi, Li Yan, Si Haibo, Wu Yuangang, Li Mingyang, Liu Yuan and Shen Bin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Hindlimb torsional alignment changes in growing rabbits after patellar dislocation
Torsional malalignment has been considered as a risk factor for patellar dislocation. But the influence of patellar dislocation for torsional alignment development remains unknown. The present study aims to in... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 29, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jinghui Niu, Qi Qi, Kang Piao, Kuo Hao, Iftekhar Sharif and Fei Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A novel 3D-printed locking cage for anterior atlantoaxial fixation and fusion: case report and in vitro biomechanical evaluation
Treatment of atlantoaxial dislocation is aimed at reduction and stabilization of the atlantoaxial joint. 3D printing refers to a process where additive manufacturing is achieved under precise computer control.... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 29, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shenglin Wang, Huijie Leng, Yinglun Tian, Nanfang Xu and Zhongjun Liu Tags: Technical advance Source Type: research

Open reduction and internal fixation of quadrilateral plate fractures in the elderly: association between initial fracture pattern and outcomes
Acetabular fractures with medial displacement of the quadrilateral plate (QLP) are common in the elderly. The presence of QLP fractures greatly increase the surgical difficulty of acetabular fractures. This st... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 29, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Haiyang Wu, Qipeng Shao, Ranran Shang, Chengjing Song, Ximing Liu and Xianhua Cai Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Accuracy measures of 1.5-tesla MRI for the diagnosis of ACL, meniscus and articular knee cartilage damage and characteristics of false negative lesions: a level III prognostic study
MRI is the most accurate imaging modality for diagnosing knee pathologies. However, there is uncertainty concerning factors predicting false negative MRI, such as meniscal tear patterns as well as patient fact... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 29, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jonathan E. J. Koch, Ron Ben-Elyahu, Basel Khateeb, Michael Ringart, Meir Nyska, Nissim Ohana, Gideon Mann and Iftach Hetsroni Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The influence of previous arthroscopic treatment on subsequent primary total knee arthroplasty: the comparison between bilateral knees of the same patient
To explore whether previous arthroscopic knee surgery affects future total knee arthroplasty (TKA) results or not. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 29, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Kuishuai Xu, Liang Zhang, Rui Shen, Cailin Wang, Tianyu Li, Xia Zhao and Tengbo Yu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinically amyopathic dermatomyositis presenting with isolated facial edema complicated by acute respiratory failure: a case report
We report a case of clinically amyopathic dermatomyositis which presented with facial edema as the sole... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 28, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Doo-Ho Lim, Min Wook So, Yeon Mee Kim, Ji Hwa Ryu, Jae Ha Lee, Chan Sun Park, Seong-Ho Kim and Sunggun Lee Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Diagnosis and treatment of bullous pemphigoid that developed twice after total knee replacement arthroplasty: a case report
Total knee replacement arthroplasty (TKA) is frequently performed in South Korea. Simple swelling-associated blistering around the periphery of the operative wound is a well-known adverse effect. However, in r... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 28, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yong-Beom Kim, Hyung-Suk Choi, Hyung-Ki Cho and Gi-Won Seo Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Combination of high-frequency ultrasound and virtual touch tissue imaging and quantification improve the diagnostic efficiency for mild carpal tunnel syndrome
Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is the most common entrapment symptom in the peripheral nerves. High-frequency ultrasound (HFUS) is widely used in the diagnosis of CTS. Virtual Touch Tissue Imaging and Quantifica... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zhen-han Lai, Shu-ping Yang, Hao-lin Shen, Yi Luo, Xiao-han Cai, Wen-ting Jiang, Li-ping Liao, Kun-bin Wu and Guo-rong Lv Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of 4DryField ® PH on blood loss in hip bipolar hemiarthroplasty following intracapsular femoral neck fracture – a randomized clinical trial
One of the most common complications of hip arthroplasty is excessive blood loss that could necessitate allogenic blood transfusion, which is further associated with other complications, such as infections, tr... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Benjamin Lucas, Christian Riebau, Juliane Mohr, Gerald Pliske, Felix Walcher and Stefan Piatek Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The comparative efficacies of intravenous administration and intra-articular injection of tranexamic acid during anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction for reducing postoperative hemarthrosis: a prospective randomized study
Hemarthrosis after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction can create many adverse joint effects. Tranexamic acid (TXA) can be used to minimize hemarthrosis and associated pain after ACL reconstruction... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Rui Ma, Mengjun Wu, Yongwei Li, Jialin Wang, Wei Wang, Pei Yang and Kunzheng Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Profiling lower extremity injuries sustained in a state police population: a retrospective cohort study
Tactical populations, such as military, firefighter and law enforcement populations, are known to suffer a relatively high number of musculoskeletal injuries, with the lower extremity of notable concern. The a... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Kate Lyons, Mick Stierli, Ben Hinton, Rodney Pope and Robin Orr Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Intraoperative three-dimensional imaging in ankle syndesmotic reduction
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Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - January 26, 2021 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Markus Beck, Manuela Brunk, Alice Wichelhaus, Thomas Mittlmeier and Robert Rotter Tags: Research article Source Type: research