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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Effect of bisphosphonates or teriparatide on mechanical complications after posterior instrumented fusion for osteoporotic vertebral fracture: a multi-center retrospective study
The optimal treatment of osteoporosis after reconstruction surgery for osteoporotic vertebral fractures (OVF) remains unclear. In this multicentre retrospective study, we investigated the effects of typically ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 1, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Atsuyuki Kawabata, Toshitaka Yoshii, Takashi Hirai, Shuta Ushio, Takashi Kaito, Tomoya Yamashita, Hiroyasu Fujiwara, Yukitaka Nagamoto, Yuji Matsuoka, Hidekazu Suzuki, Hirosuke Nishimura, Hidetomi Terai, Koji Tamai, Atsushi Tagami, Syuta Yamada, Shinji Ad Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A 3D-printed, personalized, biomechanics-specific beta-tricalcium phosphate bioceramic rod system: personalized treatment strategy for patients with femoral shaft non-union based on finite element analysis
Although double-plate fixation (DP), i.e., fixation with a combination of a main lateral plate (LP) and a support medial plate (MP), is a relatively mature method for treating femoral shaft non-union with bone... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 1, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jian Lu, Qi-Yang Wang, Jia-Gen Sheng, Shang-Chun Guo and Shi-Cong Tao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Adult spinal deformity and its relationship with height loss: a 34-year longitudinal cohort study
Age-related height loss is a normal physical change that occurs in all individuals over 50  years of age. Although many epidemiological studies on height loss have been conducted worldwide, none have been long-... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 1, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Mutsuya Shimizu, Tetsuya Kobayashi, Hisashi Chiba, Issei Senoo, Hiroshi Ito, Keisuke Matsukura and Senri Saito Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Nobody says to you “come back in six months and we’ll see how you’re doing”: a qualitative interview study exploring young adults’ experiences of sport-related knee injury
Regular exercise is vital for overall health, and key to the maintenance of joint health. However, whilst people are encouraged to participate in sport and exercise, many are unaware that they could be at risk... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - July 1, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ross Watkins, Georgina Young, Max Western, Keith Stokes and Carly McKay Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Is retrospective assessment of health-related quality of life valid?
Health-related quality of life (HRQoL) is a commonly used health outcome. For many acute conditions (e.g. fractures), retrospective measurement of HRQoL is necessary to establish pre-morbid health status. Howe... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 30, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Andrew Lawson, Aidan C. Tan, Justine Naylor and Ian A. Harris Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Prevalence and risk factors for bone loss in Southern Chinese with rheumatic diseases
This study is to explore the prevalence of different stages of bone loss and the potential risk factors in rheumatic patients. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 30, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zhuoran Hu, Shuiming Xu, He Lin, Weifeng Ni, Qingyuan Yang, Jun Qi, Keqian Du, Jieruo Gu and Zhiming Lin Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Women ’s experiences of the journey to chronic widespread pain: a qualitative study
Chronic widespread pain (CWP) is a musculoskeletal disorder that affects approximately 10% of the population. It is more common in women than in men. It is important to understand how CWP develops and how it i... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 30, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Miriam Svensson, Ingrid Larsson and Katarina Aili Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The impact of limb loading and the measurement modality (2D versus 3D) on the measurement of the limb loading dependent lower extremity parameters
Deformity assessment and preoperative planning of realignment surgery are conventionally based on weight-bearing (WB) radiographs. However, newer technologies such as three-dimensional (3D) preoperative planni... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 30, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Lukas Jud, Tabitha Roth, Philipp F ürnstahl, Lazaros Vlachopoulos, Reto Sutter and Sandro F. Fucentese Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Surgical intra- and extra-articular anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a meta-analysis
It is still controversial whether the combination of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction and extra-articular reconstruction (EAR) have good clinical efficacy. This meta-analysis aims systematically... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 30, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xiangyun Cheng, Fanxiao Liu, Dongsheng Zhou and Alexander C. Paulus Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Scalpel can achieve better clinical outcomes compared with electric cautery in primary total knee arthroplasty: a comparison study
Whether using the scalpel can provide better and faster recovery after the primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is still controversial. The aim of this research was to compare the clinical outcomes of using t... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 29, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Wei Lin, Yike Dai, Jinghui Niu, Guangmin Yang, Ming Li and Fei Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Cerebrospinal fluid-cutaneous fistula associated with post-traumatic Charcot spinal arthropathy: a case report and review of literature
Charcot spinal arthropathy, also known as Charcot spine and neuropathic spinal arthropathy, is a progressive and destructive condition that affects an intervertebral disc and the adjacent vertebral bodies foll... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 29, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ji Hyun Ryu, Jun-Seok Lee, Chang-Rack Lim, Wan Jae Cho and Ki-Won Kim Tags: Case report Source Type: research

Comparison of radiological and clinical outcomes, complications, and implant removals in anatomically pre-contoured clavicle plates versus reconstruction plates – a propensity score matched retrospective cohort study of 106 patients
Plate fixation is frequently used to treat displaced midshaft clavicular fractures, however the ideal plate choice remains subject to discussion; reconstruction locking compression plates (RLCPs) are cheaper a... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 29, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Christian X. Fang, Ruiping Liu, Dennis K. H. Yee, Jackie Chau, Tak-Wing Lau, Rebecca Chan, Siu-Bon Woo, Tak-Man Wong, Evan Fang and Frankie Leung Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Arthroscopic tri-pulley Technology reduction and internal fixation of pediatric Tibial Eminence fracture: a retrospective analysis
Fixing a tibial eminence fracture with a tri-pulley is a new technique. The purpose of this study was to present the early clinical outcome of arthroscopic tri-pulley suture fixation for tibial eminence fractu... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 29, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Liang Zhang, Li Zhang, Jiang Zheng, Bo Ren, Xin Kang, Xian Zhang and Xiaoqian Dang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparison between minimally invasive deltoid-split and extended deltoid-split approach for proximal humeral fractures: a case-control study
With the rapid aging of the population, the incidence of proximal humeral fracture (PHF) has increased. However, the optimal method for open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) remains controversial. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 27, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ji-Qi Wang, Chui-cong Lin, You-Ming Zhao, Bing-Jie Jiang and Xiao-Jing Huang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Patient-specific instrument-assisted minimally invasive internal fixation of calcaneal fracture for rapid and accurate execution of a preoperative plan: A retrospective study
Traditional methods for minimally invasive internal fixation (MIIF) of calcaneal fractures require extensive intraoperative fluoroscopy, and fracture recovery is usually not ideal. We developed a new surgical ... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 27, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chenggong Wang, Can Xu, Mingqing Li, Hui Li, Han Xiao, Da Zhong and Hua Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Paraspinal back muscles in asymptomatic volunteers: quantitative and qualitative analysis using computed tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
To evaluate paraspinal back muscles of asymptomatic subjects using qualitative and quantitative analysis on CT and MRI and correlate the results with demographic data. (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 26, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Eun Kyung Khil, Jung-Ah Choi, Eunjin Hwang, Sabrilhakim Sidek and Il Choi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluation of the efficacy of an internet-based pain education and exercise program for chronic musculoskeletal pain in comparison with online self-management booklet: a protocol of a randomised controlled trial with assessor-blinded, 12-month follow-up, and economic evaluation
Chronic musculoskeletal pain is one of the main causes of years lived with disability and generates the highest cost of health care among chronic pain conditions. Internet-based treatments have been shown to b... (Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders)
Source: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders - June 26, 2020 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Iuri Fioratti, Bruno T. Saragiotto, Felipe J. J. Reis, Gisela C. Miyamoto, Hopin Lee, Ti ê P. Yamato, Junior V. Fandim, Blake Dear, Chris G. Maher and Leonardo O. P. Costa Tags: Study protocol Source Type: research