Issue 2

Volume 74, April 2008

  • current concepts review

    • Congenital scoliosis : Management and future directions

      Sameer Batra, Sashin Ahuja


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  • original studies

    • Surgical treatment of congenital pseudarthrosis of the clavicle : A report on 17 cases

      Pietro Persiani, Iakov Molayem, Ciro Villani, Céline Cadilhac, Christophe Glorion


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    • Acromioclavicular joint reconstruction using the Nottingham Surgilig : A preliminary report

      Rajarshi Bhattacharya, Lorna Goodchild, Amar Rangan


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    • Rotator cuff strength following open subscapularis tendon repair

      Roger P. van Riet, Sean T. O'Leary, Alexander Hooper, Simon N. Bell


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    • Plate osteosynthesis of simple forearm fractures : LCP versus DC plates

      Charles Tjerk Stevens, Henk Jan ten Duis


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    • Flexible intramedullary nailing in the treatment of diaphyseal fractures of the femur in preschool children

      Dieter Mortier, Koen De Ridder


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    • Digital tourniquets : A comparative analysis of pressures and pain perception

      Soulat Naim, Makaram S. Srinivasan


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    • The impact of posterior approach for total hip arthroplasty on early complications

      Aashish Gulati, Amitabh J. Dwyer, David L. Shardlow


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    • Obesity does not necessarily affect the accuracy of acetabular cup implantation in total hip replacement

      Manoj Todkar


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    • Filters in autologous blood retransfusion systems affect the amount of blood cells retransfused in total knee arthroplasty.

      Adrianus F.C.M. Moonen, Peter Pilot, Wil G.H. Meijers, Richard A.J. Waelen, Mathie P.G. Leers, Bernd Grimm, Ide C. Heyligers


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    • A modified technique of internal bone transport

      Bilal Demir, Kahraman Ozturk, Ramadan Oke, Sarper Gursu, Kerem B. Aydin, Vedat Sahin


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    • Evaluation of the treatment of hallux rigidus by percutaneous surgery

      Manuel Mesa-Ramos, Francisco Mesa-Ramos, Pedro Carpintero


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    • A new surgical procedure for iatrogenic hallux varus : Reverse transfer of the abductor hallucis tendon. A report of 7 cases

      Thibaut Leemrijse, Bao Hoang, Pierre Maldague, Pierre-Louis Docquier, Bernhard Devos Bevernage


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    • Free vascularised corticoperiosteal bone flaps in the treatment of non-union of long bones. An ignored opportunity ?

      Andrzej Kaminski, Heinz Bürger, Ernst Josef Müller


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    • Posterior lumbar interbody fusion using cages, combined with instrumented posterolateral fusion : A study of 75 cases

      Kumar Periasamy, Kalpesh Shah, Eugene F. Wheelwright


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    • Knee mobility in femoral lengthening using Ilizarov’s method

      Robrecht Motmans, Johan Lammens


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  • case report

    • Osteochondral fracture of the knee treated with bioabsorbable implants in two adolescents

      Peter Lüthje, Ilona Nurmi-Lüthje


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    • Reconstruction of severe uncontained bone defects in revision total knee arthroplasty in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis

      Florian D. Naal, Johann Wasmaier, Thomas Guggi, Urs Munzinger


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    • Delayed Cyclops Syndrome : Symptomatic extension block four years after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction

      Peter Balcarek, Tobias Sawallich, Andreas Losch, Klaus Michael Stürmer, Karl-Heinz Frosch


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    • Anterior ankle dislocation without associated fracture. A case with an 11 year follow-up

      Ioannis Georgilas, George Mouzopoulos


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    • Giant cell tumour of a phalanx in the foot : A case report

      Moez Dridi, Hadi Annabi, Riadh Ben Ghozlen, Mohamed Abdelkefi, Mohsen Trabelsi


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    • Surgical treatment of odontoid fractures with C1 hook and C2 pedicle screw construct

      Ufuk Aydinli, Gokhan K. Kara, Cagatay Ozturk, Rasim Serifoglu


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    • Intradural tumours of the lumbar spine presenting with low back pain : Report of two cases and review of the literature

      Pavlos Katonis, George Kontakis, Dritan Pasku, Michael Tzermiadianos, George Tzanakakis, Alexander Hadjipavlou


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    • Ewing’s sarcoma of the calcaneus with metastases to the tibia and fibula

      Nitin Agarwal, Aamir Bin Sabir


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