Issue 6

Volume 76, December 2010

  • review article

    • Asymptomatic enlargement of the clavicle : A review of underlying aetiologies

      Dmitriy Petrov, Daniel Marchalik, Andrew Lipsky, Sandy Milgraum


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  • aspects of current management

    • Is there still a place for arthrodesis in the surgical treatment of basal joint osteoarthritis of the thumb ?

      Luc De Smet, Nathalie Van Meir, Nele Verhoeven, Ilse Degreef


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  • original studies

    • Clavicle non-union : autologous bone graft is not a necessary augment to internal fixation

      Joseph F Baker, Hannan Mullett


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    • Patient related functional outcome of glenoid rim fractures treated with open reduction and internal fixation

      Bart A. van Dijkman, Niels W.L. Schep, Jan S.K. Luitse, Kees-Jan Ponsen, Peter Kloen, J. Carel Goslings


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    • Operative treatment of humeral shaft fractures.Comparison of plating and intramedullary nailing

      Erwin Denies, Stefaan Nijs, An Sermon, Paul Broos


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    • Effect of patient age on malunion of operatively treated distal radius fractures

      Nadine Hollevoet


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    • Single retrograde intramedullary wire fixation of metacarpal shaft fractures

      Ramsey H. Chammaa, Peter B. M. Thomas, Ali Khalil


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    • Primary metal-on-metal total hip arthroplasty with large-diameter femoral heads : A clinical trial of 59 hips

      Hakan Cicek, Kasim Kilicarslan, Nadir Yalcin, Erhan Arslan, Yunus Dogramaci, Hasan Yildirim


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    • Revision hip arthroplasty in nonagenarians

      Ian Starks, Jonathan Gregory, Stephen Phillips


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    • No effect of PMMA bone cement on thrombocyte levels after total hip arthroplasty

      Thomas J. Heyse, Turgay Efe, Jelena Baetz, Carsten O. Tibesku, Susanne Fuchs-Winkelmann, Jürgen Paletta, Jan Schmitt


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    • Subtrochanteric fracture : A rare but severe complication after screw fixation of femoral neck fractures in the elderly

      Hendrik Jansen, Soenke P. Frey, Rainer H. Meffert


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    • Early primary total knee replacement for complex proximal tibia fractures in elderly and osteoarthritic patients

      Jan Vermeire, Thierry Scheerlinck


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    • Are clinical photographs appropriate to determine the maximal range of motion of the knee ?

      Filip Verhaegen, Yannick Ganseman, Nele Arnout, Hilde Vandenneucker, Johan Bellemans


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    • Influence of patellar subluxation on ligament balancing in total knee arthroplasty through a subvastus approach. An in vivo study

      Wouter De Keyser, Leo Beckers


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    • En bloc resection of osteosarcoma of the proximal fibula. An analysis of 8 cases

      Raghav Saini, Kamal Bali, Shivinder Singh Gill, Aditya Krishna Mootha, Mandeep Singh Dhillon


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    • Management of massive posttraumatic bone defects in the lower limb with the Ilizarov technique

      Manish Chaddha, Divesh Gulati, Arun Pal Singh, Ajay Pal Singh, Lalit Maini


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    • Management of diabetic neuropathic ankle arthropathy by arthrodesis using an Ilizarov frame

      Ahmed H. Yousry, Amr M. Abdalhady


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  • technical note

    • A simple cost effective technique for soft tissue protection during intramedullary nailing of the tibia

      Joseph Alsousou, Steven M. McDonnell, Jussi Elo


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    • Stabilization of chronic proximal tibiofibular joint instability with a semitendinosus graft

      Philipp Kobbe, Sascha Flohe, Mathias Wellmann, Kai Russe


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  • case report

    • Delayed migration of a metal suture anchor into the glenohumeral joint

      Sofie Goeminne, Philippe Debeer


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    • Stress fracture of the pelvis represents one rare differential diagnosis among the manifold causes of low back pain in female athletes.

      Thomas Nusselt


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    • Rickets in the Benelux. A case report of two Indian immigrants

      Hugo F. G. Brouwers, Aart D. Verburg, Bert-Jan Looij, Edwin J. P. Jansen


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    • Extra-skeletal Ewing’s sarcoma in adults : Presentation of two cases

      Samuel M. Lipski, Katia Cermak, Felix Shumelinsky,Thierry Gil, Michael J. Gebhart


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