Issue 1

Volume 74, February 2008

  • review article

    • Current limitations to the histopathological diagnosis of some frequently encountered bone tumours

      Christine Galant, Jacques Malghem, Catherine Sibille, Pierre-Louis Docquier, Christian Delloye


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  • original studies

    • Outcome of cemented Neer II hemiarthroplasty in displaced humeral head fractures

      Bettina Falborg, Henrik Palm, Anne Marie Fenger, Kiran Anderson, Claus Hjorth Jensen


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    • Helix wire osteosynthesis of proximal humerus fractures : Unacceptably high rate of failure

      Suhab Ali Khan


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    • Evaluation of functional outcome and patient satisfaction after arthroscopic elbow arthrolysis

      Brinda Vihari Somanchi, Lennard Funk


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    • Treatment of scaphoid non-unions with a corticocancellous graft and Herbert screw fixation : Results at five years follow-up

      Marlies Schreuder, Ilse Degreef, Luc De Smet


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    • Midterm results of concomitant epiphyseal fixation and trochanteric osteotomy for severe chronic slipped capital femoral epiphysis

      Mostafa A. K. El-Sayed, Mahmoud El-Hadidi, Wael El-Adl


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    • The percutaneous compression plate versus the dynamic hip screw : A meta-analysis

      Sukhmeet Singh Panesar, Saqeb Mirza, Gaurav Bharadwaj, Victor Woolf, Ratukondla Ravikumar, Thanos Athanasiou


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    • Achieving the required medial offset and limb length in total hip arthroplasty

      Palaniappan Lakshmanan, Shabhaz M. Y. Ahmed, Richard G. N. Hansford, David J. Woodnutt


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    • Total hip replacement for acute femoral neck fracture : A survey of National Joint Registries

      Murali Krishna Sayana, Palaniappan Lakshmanan, Jeetender Pal Peehal, Charles Wynn-Jones, Nicola Maffuli


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    • Patients are more satisfied than they expected after joint arthroplasty

      Roy Brokelman, Corne van Loon, Job van Susante, Albert van Kampen, Rene Veth


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    • Experimental investigation of negative pressure intrusion techniques of acetabular cementation in total hip arthroplasty

      Ruairi F. Mac Niocaill, Shane Guerin, John R. Bitton, Alex B. Lennon, Patrick J. Prendergast, Patrick Kenny


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    • Accuracy and reproducibility of computer-assisted measurement of polyethylene wear in knee arthroplasty

      Philippe Massin, Jean Heizmann, Stéphane Prove, François Régis Dupuy, Anne Ponthieux


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    • Predictors for blood transfusion following total knee arthroplasty : A prospective randomised study

      Francisco Mesa-Ramos, Manuel Mesa-Ramos, Carmen Maquieira-Canosa, Pedro Carpintero


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    • An analysis of different types of surgical fixation for avulsion fractures of the anterior tibial spine

      Ajay Sharma, Palaniappan Lakshmanan, Jeetender Peehal, Huw David


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    • Extracorporeal shock-wave therapy (ESWT) with a new-generation pneumatic device in the treatment of heel pain. A double blind randomised controlled trial

      Wojciech Marks, Agnieszka Jackiewicz, Zbigniew Witkowski, Jacek Kot, W≥odzimierz Deja, Jerzy Lasek


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    • Mini-open percutaneous transarticular screw fixation for acute and late atlantoaxial instability

      Andrzej Kaminski, Arnold Gstrein, Thomas Kälicke, Gert Muhr, Ernst Josef Müller


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  • technical note

    • A simple external fixator for complex finger fractures

      Roshin K. Thomas, Rajinder S. Gaheer, Rupert D. Ferdinand


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  • case report

    • Lymphangiomyoma of the shoulder : An exceptional localisation

      Mostapha Boussouga, Anas Harket, Nabile Bousselmame, Khalid Lazrak


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    • Radial nerve entrapment in a humeral fracture callus

      Sébastien Hugon, François Daubresse, Luc Depierreux


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    • Metastasis from renal cell carcinoma presenting as osteolysis in total hip arthroplasty

      Jean-Pierre Simon, Johan Bellemans, Ignace Samson


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    • False aneurysm of the anterior tibial artery following total knee arthroplasty

      Rohit Gupta, Amol Chitre, William Ryan


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    • Treatment of congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia with native bovine BMP

      Sauli Kujala, Vesa Vähäsarja, Willy Serlo, Pekka Jalovaara


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    • Non-operative management of a talar body fracture in a skeletally immature patient

      Matthew Cartwright-Terry, Huw Pullen


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    • Progression of spondylolysis to isthmic spondylolisthesis in an adult without accompanying disc degeneration

      Dimitris N. Lyras, Kostas Tilkeridis, Tzanis Stavrakis


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    • Osteosynthesis of a periprosthetic fracture of the proximal femur with the distal femur LISS® system

      Jan Robert Tarnowski, Kim Holck


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