Outcomes and factors of elbow arthroscopy upon returning to sports for throwing athletes with osteoarthritis
Elbow arthroscopy had good functional outcome for throwing athletes. Returning to sports is a major concern for all athletes, but only a few reports have investigated the clinical factors related to the durati... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - November 7, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shun-Wun Jhan, Wen-Yi Chou, Kuan-Ting Wu, Ching-Jen Wang, Ya-Ju Yang and Jih-Yang Ko Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Simplified Chinese version of Copenhagen Hip and Groin Outcome Score (HAGOS) for total hip arthroplasty
To translate and cross-culturally adapt the Copenhagen Hip and Groin Outcome Score (HAGOS) into a Simplified Chinese version (HAGOS-C) and evaluate the reliability, validity, and responsiveness of the HAGOS-C ... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - November 6, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shiqi Cao, Jia Cao, Sirui Li, Wei Wang, Qirong Qian and Yu Ding Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Rationale and pre-clinical evidences for the use of autologous cartilage micrografts in cartilage repair
The management of cartilage lesions is an open issue in clinical practice, and regenerative medicine represents a promising approach, including the use of autologous micrografts whose efficacy was already test... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - November 6, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Marco Vigan ò, Irene Tessaro, Letizia Trovato, Alessandra Colombini, Marco Scala, Alberto Magi, Andrea Toto, Giuseppe Peretti and Laura de Girolamo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Risk factors predicting prognosis and outcome of elderly patients with isolated traumatic brain injury
Traumatic brain injury (TBI), particularly in the elderly patient population, is known to be the single largest cause of death and disability worldwide. The purpose of this retrospective study was to evaluate ... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - November 3, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Roman C. Ostermann, Julian Joestl, Thomas M. Tiefenboeck, Nikolaus Lang, Patrick Platzer and Marcus Hofbauer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Tibial plateau fractures in elderly people: an institutional retrospective study
Tibial plateau fractures are the most common intra-articular fractures, which require careful evaluation and preoperative planning. The treatment of tibial plateau fractures in elderly patients is challenging,... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - November 1, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Qi-fang He, Hui Sun, Lin-yuan Shu, Yu Zhan, Chun-yan He, Yi Zhu, Bin-bin Zhang and Cong-feng Luo Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Accurate determination of post-operative 3D component positioning in total knee arthroplasty: the AURORA protocol
Successful component alignment is a major metric of success in total knee arthroplasty. Component translational placement, however, is less well reported despite being shown to affect patient outcomes. CT scan... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 30, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Edgar A Wakelin, Linda Tran, Joshua G Twiggs, Willy Theodore, Justin P Roe, Michael I Solomon, Brett A Fritsch and Brad P Miles Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Reliability and validity of the Spinal Appearance Questionnaire (SAQ) and the Trunk Appearance Perception Scale (TAPS)
The Spinal Appearance Questionnaire (SAQ) and the Trunk Appearance Perception Scale (TAPS) are questionnaires that mostly rely on drawings to assess scoliosis patients ’ subjective viewpoints on their trunk def... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 30, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Meinald T. Thielsch, Mark Wetterkamp, Patrick Boertz, Georg Gosheger and Tobias L. Schulte Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Radiographic and clinical outcomes of C1-C2 intra-articular screw fixation in patients with atlantoaxial subluxation
The Magerl and Goel-Harms techniques have been reported to produce excellent treatment outcomes in cases of atlantoaxial subluxation, but they also carry a risk of vertebral artery injuries. In order to comple... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 29, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hiroshi Uei, Yasuaki Tokuhashi and Masafumi Maseda Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Finite element analysis of different configurations of fully threaded cannulated screw in the treatment of unstable femoral neck fractures
In the present study, we evaluated the mechanical outcome of different configurations formed by fully threaded screws and partially threaded screws in the treatment of unstable femoral neck fracture. (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 29, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jiantao Li, Menglin Wang, Lianting Li, Hao Zhang, Ming Hao, Chen Li, Lin Han, Jianfeng Zhou and Kun Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Treatment of the benign lytic lesions of the proximal femur with synthetic bone graft
Benign bone tumors and tumor-like conditions are commonly located in the proximal femur. The main indications for surgical treatment are lesions with impending or actual pathological fractures, or with aggress... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 29, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Karem M. Zekry, Norio Yamamoto, Katsuhiro Hayashi, Akihiko Takeuchi, Ali Zein A. A. Alkhooly, Ahmed Saleh Abd-Elfattah, Ezzat H. Fouly, Adel Refaat Ahmed and Hiroyuki Tsuchiya Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Comparison of collum femoris-preserving stems and ribbed stems in primary total hip arthroplasty
This retrospective study investigated the relative benefits of using a collum femoris-preserving prosthesis or ribbed stem during total hip arthroplasty (THA). (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 29, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Mingqing Li, Can Xu, Jie Xie, Yihe Hu and Hua Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Incidence and risk factors of neurological complications during posterior vertebral column resection to correct severe post-tubercular kyphosis with late-onset neurological deficits: case series and review of the literature
This study retrospectively evaluates the efficacy and safety of poster... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 26, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Wenbin Hua, Xinghuo Wu, Yukun Zhang, Yong Gao, Shuai Li, Kun Wang, Xianzhe Liu, Shuhua Yang and Cao Yang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Clinical application of the pedicle in vitro restorer in percutaneous kyphoplasty
Percutaneous kyphoplasty (PKP) is widely applied for the treatment of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (OVCFs) and has achieved satisfactory clinical results. With the accumulation of clinical case... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 25, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yimin Qi, Yiwen Zeng, Dalin Wang, Jisheng Sui and Qiang Wang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Combination therapy with low-dose teriparatide and zoledronate contributes to fracture healing on rat femoral fracture model
Delay in fracture healing or non-union can be devastating complication. Recent studies have reported that teriparatide (TP) demonstrated effectively on callus formation and mechanical strength and zoledronate ... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 25, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yuta Tsubouchi, Shinichi Ikeda, Masashi Kataoka and Hiroshi Tsumura Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Evaluation of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cell quality from patients with congenital pseudoarthrosis of the tibia
The treatment of congenital pseudoarthrosis of the tibia (CPT) remains challenging in pediatric orthopedics due to the difficulties in bone union, continuous angulation, joint stiffness, and severe limb length... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 23, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Ismail Hadisoebroto Dilogo, Fajar Mujadid, Retno Wahyu Nurhayati and Aryadi Kurniawan Tags: Research article Source Type: research

A technique combining “U” shape suture and shared tunneling to treat the posterior cruciate ligament rupture and posterior root tears of the medial meniscus
The standard treatment of the posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) rupture accompanied with the posterior root of medial meniscus (PRMM) tears is controversial. Our research describes a minimally invasive techniq... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 22, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xing-He Xue, Jian Lin, Wei-Hui Qi and Xiao-Yun Pan Tags: Technical note Source Type: research

Balloon kyphoplasty versus percutaneous vertebroplasty for osteoporotic vertebral compression fracture: a meta-analysis and systematic review
This meta-analysis was aimed to explore the overall safety and efficacy of balloon kyphoplasty versus percutaneous vertebroplasty for osteoporotic vertebral compression fracture (OVCF) based on qualified studies. (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 22, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Bo Wang, Chang-Ping Zhao, Lian-Xin Song and Lian Zhu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Initial stability and stress distribution of ankle arthroscopic arthrodesis with three kinds of 2-screw configuration fixation: a finite element analysis
Arthroscopic ankle arthrodesis (AAA) is recognized as the standard treatment for the end-stage ankle arthritis. Two-screw configuration fixation is a typical technique for AAA; however, no consensus has been r... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 20, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Min Zhu, Cheng-song Yuan, Zhong-min Jin, Yun-jiao Wang, You-xing Shi, Zhi-jin Yang and Kanglai Tang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Using anatomical landmarks to calculate the normal joint line position in Chinese people: an observational study
Restoring the normal joint line (JL) is an important goal to achieve in total knee arthroplasty (TKA). We intended to study the veracity of several landmarks used to level the normal JL in Chinese people. (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 19, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Aoyuan Fan, Tianyang Xu, Xifan Li, Lei Li, Lin Fan, Dong Yang and Guodong Li Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Bilateral dual iliac screws in spinal deformity correction surgery
Surgery for adult spinal deformity requires optimal patient-specific spino-pelvic-lower extremity alignment. Distal fixation in thoracolumbar spinal deformity surgery is crucial when arthrodesis to the sacrum ... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 19, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shigeto Ebata, Tetsuro Ohba, Hiroki Oba and Hirotaka Haro Tags: Technical note Source Type: research

Correlation of serum cartilage oligomeric matrix protein with knee osteoarthritis diagnosis: a meta-analysis
The measurement of cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP) has become a novel way for the diagnosis of knee osteoarthritis (OA). However, no conclusive correlation has been drawn between COMP and knee OA. T... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 19, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xiaoyang Bi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Arthroscopic removal of loose bodies using the accessory portals in the difficult locations of the knee: a case series and technical note
It is often technically demanding to find and remove loose bodies in several difficult locations like the popliteus hiatus and posterior compartment arthroscopically. We aim to present the technical aspects of... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 19, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Biao Chen, Liaobin Chen, Haitao Chen, Xu Yang, Kai Tie and Hua Wang Tags: Technical note Source Type: research

The potent anti-inflammatory effect of Guilu Erxian Glue extracts remedy joint pain and ameliorate the progression of osteoarthritis in mice
Osteoarthritis (OA) is a slow progressing, degenerative disorder of the synovial joints. Guilu Erxian Glue (GEG) is a multi-component Chinese herbal remedy with long-lasting favorable effects on several condit... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 19, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Yen-Jung Chou, Jiunn-Jye Chuu, Yi-Jen Peng, Yu-Hsuan Cheng, Chin-Hsien Chang, Chieh-Min Chang and Hsia-Wei Liu Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Preoperative dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry and FRAX in patients with lumbar spinal stenosis
Osteoporosis implies an increased risk of complications after orthopedic surgery. For the mostly elderly group of patients undergoing lumbar spinal stenosis surgery (LSS), it is important to include skeletal h... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 16, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Camilla Bergh, Ann-Charlott S öderpalm and Helena Brisby Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Reverse shoulder arthroplasty vs BIO-RSA: clinical and radiographic outcomes at short term follow-up
Bony increased-offset reverse shoulder arthroplasty (BIO-RSA) may address issues such as inferior scapular notching, prosthetic instability and limited postoperative shoulder rotation; all of which have been r... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 16, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Nathan Kirzner, Eldho Paul and Ash Moaveni Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Pressure distributions inside intervertebral discs under unilateral pedicle screw fixation in a porcine spine model
Little data are available regarding the effects of pedicle screws on the intervertebral disc stress for different spinal segments. The aim of this study was to analyze the intervertebral disc stress in respons... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 16, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zhao Meng, Chen Wang, Li-Jun Tian, Xue-Jun Zhang, Dong Guo and Yan Zou Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Ultrasonography, an operator-dependent modality versus dual-energy computed tomography (DECT) in the detection of chondrocalcinosis: with regard to Tanikawa et al. ’s study
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Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 16, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Angel Checa Tags: Letter to the Editor Source Type: research

Effect of low-intensity long-duration ultrasound on the symptomatic relief of knee osteoarthritis: a randomized, placebo-controlled double-blind study
Wearable long-duration low-intensity ultrasound is an emerging non-invasive and non-narcotic therapy for the daily treatment of musculoskeletal pain. The aim of this randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlle... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 16, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: David O Draper, Dominic Klyve, Ralph Ortiz and Thomas M Best Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Exploratory analysis of predictors of revision surgery for proximal junctional kyphosis or additional postoperative vertebral fracture following adult spinal deformity surgery in elderly patients: a retrospective cohort study
Proximal junctional kyphosis (PJK) following adult spinal deformity (ASD) surgery in elderly patients is markedly influenced by osteoporosis causing additional vertebral fracture and loosening of pedicle screw... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 12, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Hiroshi Uei, Yasuaki Tokuhashi, Masafumi Maseda, Masahiro Nakahashi, Hirokatsu Sawada, Koji Matsumoto and Hiroyuki Miyakata Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of pedicle screw augmentation with a self-curing elastomeric material under cranio-caudal cyclic loading —a cadaveric biomechanical study
Pedicle screws can be augmented with polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) cement through cannulated and fenestrated pedicle screws to improve screw anchorage. To overcome the drawbacks of PMMA, a modified augmentatio... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 11, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Werner Schmoelz, Alexander Keiler, Marko Konschake, Richard A Lindtner and Alessandro Gasbarrini Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Efficacy of intravenous acetaminophen in multimodal management for pain relief following total knee arthroplasty: a meta-analysis
The efficacy of intravenous acetaminophen in multimodal pain management in patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is controversial. The purpose of this meta-analysis was to compare the efficacy of i... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 11, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Song-bo Shi, Xing-bo Wang, Jian-min Song, Shi-fang Guo, Zhi-xin Chen and Yin Wang Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research

Chemokine analysis as a novel diagnostic modality in the early prediction of the outcome of non-union therapy: a matched pair analysis
Despite the regenerative capability of skeletal tissue fracture, non-union is common. Treatment of non-unions remains challenging, and early determination of the outcome is impossible. Chemokines play an impor... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 10, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Patrick Haubruck, Anja Solte, Raban Heller, Volker Daniel, Michael Tanner, Arash Moghaddam, Gerhard Schmidmaier and Christian Fischer Tags: Research article Source Type: research

High failure rate of proximal femoral locking plates in fixation of trochanteric fractures
The aim of this study was to report our previous results of treatments for trochanteric fractures with proximal femoral locking plates (PFLP) and to analyze the underlying mechanisms and possible risk factors ... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 5, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shuangjian He, Bin Yan, Jian Zhu, Xiaoyi Huang and Jianning Zhao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Psychological symptoms and the MCID of the DASH score in shoulder surgery
Psychological symptoms are frequently present in patients scheduled for shoulder surgery. The perception of functional disability, activity level and pain in the shoulder is negatively influenced by psychologi... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 4, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Rinco C T Koorevaar, Ydo V Kleinlugtenbelt, Ellie B M Landman, Esther van ‘t Riet and Sjoerd K Bulstra Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Tibiofemoral joint contact area and stress after single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with transtibial versus anteromedial portal drilling techniques
During single-bundle ACLR, femoral tunnel location plays an important role in restoring the intact knee mechanisms, whereas malplacement of the tunnel was cited as the most common cause of knee instability. Th... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 4, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chunhui Liu, Yingpeng Wang, Zhongli Li, Ji Li, Hao Zhang, Yangmu Fu and Kuan Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Impact of graft and tunnel orientation on patient-reported outcome in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using bone-patellar tendon-bone autografts
The optimal positioning of anterior cruciate ligament graft is still controversially discussed. We therefore wanted to determine the tunnel-to-joint (TJA), tunnel-to-shaft (TSA), and graft-tunnel divergence an... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 3, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Christoph J. Laux, Erika J. Ulbrich, Gustav Andreisek, Magda Marcon, Michael A. Fischer, Tarun Mehra and Bernhard D. Ciritsis Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Adjacent segment degeneration or disease after cervical total disc replacement: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials
Anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) has been widely used in cervical spondylosis, but adjacent segment degeneration/disease (ASD) was inevitable. Cervical total disc replacement (TDR) could reduce t... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - October 3, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Shuai Xu, Yan Liang, Zhenqi Zhu, Yalong Qian and Haiying Liu Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research

Extensile lateral versus sinus tarsi approach for displaced, intra-articular calcaneal fractures: a meta-analysis
Operative management of displaced, intra-articular calcaneal fractures is associated with improved functional outcomes but associated with frequent complications due to poor soft tissue healing. The use of a m... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 24, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Cyrus Rashid Mehta, Vincent V. G. An, Kevin Phan, Brahman Sivakumar, Andrew J. Kanawati and Mayuran Suthersan Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research

Comparative effectiveness and safety of tranexamic acid plus diluted epinephrine to control blood loss during total hip arthroplasty: a meta-analysis
The standard protocol to achieve haemostasis during total hip arthroplasty (THA) is uncertain. Tranexamic acid plus diluted epinephrine (DEP) and tranexamic acid (TXA) alone are the two most common alternative... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 21, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Zhao Wang and Hao-jie Zhang Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research

Is minimally invasive superior than open transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion for single-level degenerative lumbar diseases: a meta-analysis
In recent years, the minimally invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (MI-TLIF) is increasingly used to manage the lumbar degenerative disease. However, whether MI-TLIF was superior than open transfor... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 20, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Aimin Li, Xiang Li and Yang Zhong Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Posterior hemivertebra resection with unilateral instrumented fusion in children less than 10 years old: preliminary results at minimum 5-year follow-up
The main treatment for congenital hemivertebra is posterior hemivertebrectomy with bilateral transpedicular fixation. To date, studies describing posterior unilateral fusion are few, especially in younger chil... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 20, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xuhong Xue and Sheng Zhao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The factors of deterioration in long-term clinical course of lumbar spinal canal stenosis after successful conservative treatment
The treatment of lumbar spinal canal stenosis (LSS) depends on symptom severity. In the absence of severe symptoms such as severe motor disturbances or bowel and/or urinary dysfunction, conservative treatment ... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 18, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Masanori Tsubosaka, Shuichi Kaneyama, Tomonori Yano, Koichi Kasahara, Aritetsu Kanemura, Masato Takabatake, Hiroaki Hirata and Masatoshi Sumi Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Minimally invasive treatment for anterior pelvic ring injuries with modified pedicle screw-rod fixation: a retrospective study
Pelvic ring injuries constitute only 2 to 8% of all fractures; however, they occur in 20% of polytrauma patients. High-energy pelvic fractures often result in mechanical instability of the pelvic ring. Success... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 17, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Chun-Chi Hung, Jia-Lin Wu, Yuan-Ta Li, Yung-Wen Cheng, Chia-Chun Wu, Hsain-Chung Shen and Tsu-Te Yeh Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Effect of lycopene on titanium implant osseointegration in ovariectomized rats
Lycopene prevents bone loss in osteopenic models. However, the role of lycopene in the success rate of dental implants under osteopenic conditions remains unknown. The aim of this study was to evaluate whether... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 17, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Xiaojie Li, Wenli Xue, Yong Cao, Yanming Long and Mengsheng Xie Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Modified triple pelvic osteotomy for adult symptomatic acetabular dysplasia: clinical and radiographic results at midterm follow-up
Acetabular dysplasia is the most common cause of secondary arthritis of the hip joint. Achieving maximum restoration of the acetabular coverage and medialization of the femoral head remains difficult with the ... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 15, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jiajun Wu, Yang Yang, Xiuhui Wang, Xiaoxiao Zhou and Changqing Zhang Tags: Research article Source Type: research

How do we deliver our findings? Analysis of podium presentations at shoulder meetings
The aim of the present study was to evaluate the time structure of oral presentations delivered at three shoulder congresses: shoulder sessions at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS) Meeting, E... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 14, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Joan Miquel, Fernando Santana, Albert Barrera and Carlos Torrens Tags: Research article Source Type: research

One-year mortality in displaced intracapsular hip fractures and associated risk: a report of Chinese-based fragility fracture registry
The purpose of this registry-based retrospective study was to investigate the risk factors related to one-year mortality in displaced intracapsular fragility hip fracture patients. (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 14, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Simon Kwoon-Ho Chow, Jiang-hui Qin, Ronald Man-Yeung Wong, Wai-Fan Yuen, Wai-Kit Ngai, Ning Tang, Chor-Yin Lam, Tak-Wing Lau, Kin-Bong Lee, Kwai Ming Siu, Sze-Hung Wong, Tracy Y. Zhu, Wing-Hoi Cheung and Kwok-Sui Leung Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Combined detection of COMP and CS846 biomarkers in experimental rat osteoarthritis: a potential approach for assessment and diagnosis of osteoarthritis
To comprehensively evaluate the diagnostic value of serum cartilage oligomeric matrix protein (COMP) and chondroitin sulfate 846 epitope (CS846) biomarkers in osteoarthritis (OA), longitudinal and combined mea... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 12, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Tianwen Ma, Zhiheng Zhang, Xiaopeng Song, Hui Bai, Yue Li, Xinran Li, Jinghua Zhao, Yuanqiang Ma and Li Gao Tags: Research article Source Type: research

The effect of intensive exercise program and kinesiotaping following total knee arthroplasty on functional recovery of patients
Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is a gold standard for terminal term gonarthrosis patients in order to diminish pain, correct deformities, and regain stability. Postoperative functional recovery of patients depe... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 12, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Birhan Oktas and Ozge Vergili Tags: Research article Source Type: research

Association between SMAD3 gene polymorphisms and osteoarthritis risk: a systematic review and meta-analysis
This study aims to determine whether SMAD3 polymor... (Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research)
Source: Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research - September 12, 2018 Category: Orthopaedics Authors: Jian-qiao Hong, Yang-xin Wang, Si-hao Li, Guang-yao Jiang, Bin Hu, Yu-te Yang, Jia-hong Meng and Shi-gui Yan Tags: Systematic review Source Type: research