Orthopedic Research and Reviews

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List of Papers (Total 59)

The etiology, evaluation, and management of plantar fibromatosis

The etiology, evaluation, and management of plantar fibromatosis Joseph R Young, Sarah Sternbach, Max Willinger, Ian D Hutchinson, Andrew J Rosenbaum Albany Medical College Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Albany, NY, USA Abstract: Plantar fibromatosis (Ledderhose disease) is a rare, benign, hyperproliferative fibrous tissue disorder resulting in the formation of nodules along...

Hip muscle power recovery after hip replacement using anterior-based muscle-sparing approach in elderly femoral neck fracture: a prospective study in 40 patients

Hip muscle power recovery after hip replacement using anterior-based muscle-sparing approach in elderly femoral neck fracture: a prospective study in 40 patients Kulapat Chulsomlee,1,2,* Paphon Sa-ngasoongsong,1,* Noratep Kulachote,1 Norachart Sirisreetreerux,1 Panithan Tuntiyatorn,1,2 Satetha Vasaruchapong,1 Sorawut Thamyongkit,1,2 Chavarat Jarungvittayakon,1 Siwadol Wongsak,1...

Optimal management of glenohumeral osteoarthritis

Optimal management of glenohumeral osteoarthritis Chase B Ansok, Stephanie J Muh Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA Abstract: Glenohumeral osteoarthritis (OA) is defined as progressive loss of articular cartilage, resulting in bony erosion, pain, and decreased function. This article provides a gross overview of this disease, along with peer...

Optimal management of symptomatic os acromiale: current perspectives

Optimal management of symptomatic os acromiale: current perspectives Ulrich J Spiegl,1 Peter J Millett,2 Christoph Josten,1 Pierre Hepp1 1Department of Orthopedics, Trauma Surgery and Plastic Surgery, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany; 2The Steadman Clinic, Vail, CO, USA Abstract: The majority of os acromiale is asymptomatic and requires no treatment. In patients with...

Optimal management of post-traumatic radioulnar synostosis

Optimal management of post-traumatic radioulnar synostosis A Lee Osterman,1 Melissa S Arief2 1Department of Orthopaedic & Hand Surgery, Philadelphia Hand to Shoulder Center, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA, 2KSF Orthopaedic Center, Houston, TX, USA Abstract: Post-traumatic radioulnar synostosis is a rare complication after forearm or elbow injury that can result in...

Optimal management of thumb basal joint arthritis: challenges and solutions

Optimal management of thumb basal joint arthritis: challenges and solutions Christopher Higgenbotham,1 Alan Boyd,1 Michelle Busch,1 Dennis Heaton,2 Thomas Trumble1 1Hand Institute, Bellevue Bone and Joint Physicians, Bellevue, School of Medicine, 2Pacific Northwest University, Yakima, WA, USA Abstract: Up to 15% of the population older than 30 years suffers from symptomatic thumb...

Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction: patient selection and perspectives

Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction: patient selection and perspectives Michael R. Baer, Jeffrey A. Macalena Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA Abstract: Patellofemoral instability is a painful and often recurring disorder with many negative long-term consequences. After a period of failed nonoperative management, surgical...

Operative management of acetabulum fractures in the obese patient: challenges and solutions

Operative management of acetabulum fractures in the obese patient: challenges and solutions Neil R Sardesai, Michael A Miller, Julio J Jauregui, Cullen K Griffith, R Frank Henn 3rd, Jason W Nascone Department of Orthopedics, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA Abstract: In this review, we aim to increase our knowledge of the treatment of acetabular...

Patient selection for total ankle arthroplasty

Patient selection for total ankle arthroplasty Laurens W van der Plaat,1 Daniël Haverkamp2 1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Noordwest Ziekenhuisgroep, Alkmaar, the Netherlands; 2Slotervaart Center of Research and Education (SCORE), MC Slotervaart Hospital, Amsterdam, the Netherlands Abstract: Total ankle arthroplasty is a treatment option for end-stage osteoarthritis of the...

Clinical utility of the Taylor spatial frame for limb deformities

Clinical utility of the Taylor spatial frame for limb deformities Doron Keshet, Mark Eidelman Pediatric Orthopedics Unit, Rambam Health Care Center, Haifa, Israel Abstract: The Taylor spatial frame (TSF) is a hexapod external fixator that can correct six-axis deformities. The mathematical base of all hexapod systems is projective geometry, which describes complex repositioning of...

Meniscal transplantation: procedures, outcomes, and rehabilitation

Meniscal transplantation: procedures, outcomes, and rehabilitation James Young, Francois Tudor, Ahmed Mahmoud, Peter Myers Brisbane Orthopaedic & Sports Medicine Centre, Brisbane Private Hospital, Spring Hill, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Abstract: Meniscal allograft transplantation (MAT) is a possible treatment option for patients with joint pain after meniscectomy. It is...

Rivaroxaban for venous thromboembolism prevention after major orthopedic surgery: translating trial data into routine clinical practice

Rivaroxaban for venous thromboembolism prevention after major orthopedic surgery: translating trial data into routine clinical practice Jan Beyer-Westendorf,1 Patrick Mouret,2 Alexander GG Turpie3 1Thrombosis Research and Angiology, Dresden University Clinic, Dresden, Germany; 2Orthopedic Clinic, Klinikum Frankfurt Höchst GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany; 3Department of Medicine, General...

A follow-up study of the in-practice results of pulsed electromagnetic field therapy in the management of nonunion fractures

A follow-up study of the in-practice results of pulsed electromagnetic field therapy in the management of nonunion fractures Hallie B Murray,1 Brian A Pethica1,2 1EBI, LLC (a Zimmer Biomet company), Parsippany, NJ, USA; 2Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA Abstract: During normal fracture repair, healing occurs within a few...

Animal models of osteogenesis imperfecta: applications in clinical research

Animal models of osteogenesis imperfecta: applications in clinical research Tanya A Enderli, Stephanie R Burtch, Jara N Templet, Alessandra Carriero Department of Biomedical Engineering, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL, USA Abstract: Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), commonly known as brittle bone disease, is a genetic disease characterized by extreme bone fragility...

Current concept review: quality and process improvement in orthopedics

Current concept review: quality and process improvement in orthopedics Stephen J Pinney,1 Alexandra E Page,2 David S Jevsevar,3 Kevin J Bozic4 1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Mary's Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA; 2Orthopaedic Surgery, AAOS Health Care Systems Committee, San Diego, CA, USA; 3Department of Orthopaedics, Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth...

Compartment syndrome: challenges and solutions

Compartment syndrome: challenges and solutions Kohila Sigamoney, Pratima Khincha, Ravi Badge, Nikhil ShahDepartment of Orthopaedics, Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust, Wigan, UK Abstract: Compartment syndrome is defined as increased pressure within a fibro-osseous space resulting in decreased tissue perfusion to structures within that space. Hence, early...

A comparative analysis of radiographer versus radiologist in the diagnosis of rotator cuff tears of the shoulder using ultrasound

A comparative analysis of radiographer versus radiologist in the diagnosis of rotator cuff tears of the shoulder using ultrasound Zuned A Hakim, Syed Ali, R Stephen Bale, Peter J HughesTrauma and Orthopaedic Department, Royal Preston Hospital, Preston, UK Introduction: Rotator cuff pathology is a commonly encountered shoulder complaint, which is routinely investigated with...

New biomaterials for orthopedic implants

New biomaterials for orthopedic implants Kevin L Ong, Brian Min Yun, Joshua B WhiteExponent, Inc., Philadelphia, PA, USAAbstract: With the increasing use of orthopedic implants worldwide, there continues to be great interest in the development of novel technologies to further improve the effective clinical performance of contemporary treatment modalities and devices. Continuing...

Osteochondral allograft transplantation in the ankle: a review of current practice

Osteochondral allograft transplantation in the ankle: a review of current practice Daniel J Fuchs, Anish R Kadakia Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA Abstract: Osteochondral allograft transplantation is a technique that was first developed to treat cartilage pathology in the knee. Over the past 15 years...

Management of adhesive capsulitis

Management of adhesive capsulitis Kristen L Stupay,1 Andrew S Neviaser2 1Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, USA; 2George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates, Washington, DC, USA Abstract: Adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder is a condition of capsular contracture that reduces both active and passive glenohumeral motion. The cause of adhesive...

Mobile apps for orthopedic surgeons: how useful are they?

Mobile apps for orthopedic surgeons: how useful are they? Orrin I Franko,1 John P Andrawis,2 Dayne T Mickelson31Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA; 2Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Harbor-University of California, Los Angeles Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA; 3Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Sports...

Early gait analysis after curved periacetabular osteotomy for acetabular dysplasia

Early gait analysis after curved periacetabular osteotomy for acetabular dysplasia Masamichi Nishimura,1 Naonobu Takahira,1–3 Kensuke Fukushima,3,4 Takeaki Yamamoto,4 Mitsutoshi Moriya,4 Katsufumi Uchiyama4 1Graduate School of Medical Science, Kitasato University, 2Department of Rehabilitation, Kitasato University School of Allied Health Sciences, 3Department of Orthopaedic...

Medial release and lateral imbrication for intractable anterior knee pain: diagnostic process, technique, and results

Medial release and lateral imbrication for intractable anterior knee pain: diagnostic process, technique, and results Alexander R Meldrum,1 Jeremy R Reed,2 Megan D Dash3 1Department of Surgery, Section of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada; 2Department of Surgery, University of Saskatchewan College of Medicine, Regina, SK, Canada; 3Department of Family...

Optimal diagnosis, prevention, and management of periprosthetic joint infection

Optimal diagnosis, prevention, and management of periprosthetic joint infection Nathalie Tafer,1 Wilson Belaieff,1 Céline Cuérel,1 Matthieu Zingg,1 Pierre Hoffmeyer,1 Ilker Uçkay1,2 1Orthopedic Surgery Department, 2Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Geneva Hospitals and Medical School, Geneva, Switzerland Abstract: The pace of the aging population is steadily rising...

Ongoing studies of cell-based therapies for articular cartilage defects in Japan

Ongoing studies of cell-based therapies for articular cartilage defects in Japan Takahiro Ogura,1 Akihiro Tsuchiya,2 Shuichi Mizuno1 1Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA; 2Funabashi Orthopaedic Hospital Sports Medicine Center, Funabashi, Chiba, Japan Abstract: Recently, cell-based therapies have generated...