Issue 1

Volume 75, February, 2009

  • annotation

    • Enhanced bone healing : Is there an alternative to autografts ?

      Johan Lammens

      p1

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  • review article

    • Is oral vitamin D a risk factor for prosthetic loosening ?

      Geert Peersman, Johan Bellemans, Tom Richart

      p2-7

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  • original studies

    • Complications and outcomes of functional free gracilis transfer in brachial plexus palsy

      Julie E. Adams, Michelle F. Kircher, Robert J. Spinner, Michael E. Torchia, Allen T. Bishop, Alexander Y. Shin

      p8-13

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    • Scapulothoracic dissociation : level of vascular insult, an indirect prognostic indicator for the final outcome ?

      Ramesh K. Sen, Ganesh Prasad, Sameer Aggarwal

      p14-18

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    • Restricted scapular mobility during arm abduction : Implications for impingement syndrome

      Hakan Atalar, Cengiz Yilmaz, Onur Polat, Hakan Selek, Ismail Uras, Burcu Yanik

      p19-24

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    • Bipolar latissimus dorsi flap transfer for reconstruction of the deltoid

      Luc De Smet

      p32-36

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    • Lateral compartment cartilage changes and lateral elbow pain

      Aysha Rajeev, Joseph Pooley

      p37-40

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    • Effect of a distal centralizer on the positioning of an anatomical stem

      Constant A. Bell, Peter Pilot, Marc van den Boogaart, Aart D. Verburg

      p41-44

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    • Age at follow-up and mechanical axis are good predictors of function after unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. An analysis of patients over 17 years follow-up

      Joby John, Jan H. Kuiper, Peter C. May

      p45-50

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    • Management of calcaneal fractures using the Ilizarov external fixator

      Ayman M. Ali, Mohamed A. Elsaied, Nabil Elmoghazy

      p51-56

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    • Facial features in children with idiopathic congenital talipes equinovarus

      David Chesney, Zosia Miedzbroska, Simon Barker, John Deans, Neva Haites, Nicola Maffulli

      p57-63

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    • Cobb procedure and Rose calcaneal osteotomy for the treatment of tibialis posterior tendon dysfunction

      Rohit T. Madhav, Rebecca J. Kampa, Dishan Singh, John C. Angel

      p64-69

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    • Microsurgical muscle-splitting approach for extracanalicular lumbar disc herniation : An analysis of 28 consecutive cases

      Theodossios Birbilis, Dimitrios Koulalis, Georgios Matis, Efthymia Theodoropoulou, Kleo Papaparaskeva

      p70-74

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    • Osteoid osteoma : CT-guided radiofrequency ablation

      Elvira Montañez-Heredia, José Serrano-Montilla, María Luisa Merino-Ruiz, Francisco Amores-Ramírez, José Villalobos-Martín

      p75-80

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    • The role of peri-operative cell salvage in instrumented anterior correction of thoracolumbar scoliosis : A case-controlled study

      Aun H. Mirza, Ehab Aldlyami, Chandra Bhimarasetty, Alistair G. Thompson, Jonathon Spilsbury, David S. Marks

      p87-93

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    • Bone morphogenetic protein signaling in the murine distraction osteogenesis model

      Johan Lammens, Zhendong Liu, Frank Luyten

      p94-102

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    • The effect of Bone Morphogenetic Protein-7 (OP-1) and demineralized bone matrix (DBM) in the rabbit tibial distraction model

      Johan Lammens, Jos Nijs, Evert Schepers, Nadine Ectors, Daniel Lismont, Bert Verduyckt

      p103-109

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    • Biphasic ceramic bone substitute mixed with autogenous bone marrow in the treatment of cavitary benign bone lesions

      Gamal El-Adl, Mohamed F. Mostafa, Ahmed Enan, Mohamed Ashraf

      p110-118

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    • Extracorporeal shock wave therapy in chronic calcific tendonitis of the shoulder – Is it effective ?

      Anthony Hearnden, Aravind Desai, Anand Karmegam, Mark Flannery

      p25-31

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    • Epidemiology of acute haematogenous osteomyelitis in children - A single unit’s experience over three different time-periods

      Deepak Shivarathre, Harvey George, Nisha Kaimal, Leroy James

      p81-86

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  • technical note

    • A simple technique for intra-operative radiation protection in trauma and orthopaedic procedures

      Paul Lee, Vasudev Shanbhag, Awen Iorwerth

      p119-121

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  • case report

    • Recurrent posttraumatic posterior dislocation of the hip A case report and review of the literature

      Ghislain F.A.E. Geurts, Derek F.P. van Deurzen, Ide C. Heyligers

      p122-125

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    • Axillary fossa tumours in children : rare and easily missed

      Sandeep Shewale, Roderick Duncan, Dermot Murphy, Milind Ronghe

      p126-128

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    • Intramuscular forearm metastasis as an initial presentation of bronchial adenocarcinoma

      Laura Ruzzini, Patrizia Rigato, Stefano Ruzzini

      p129-132

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    • Isolated posterior elbow dislocation in a one-year-old child : A case report

      Sherif Mouneir Isaac, Irini Danial, Amit Modi

      p133-135

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    • Delayed periprosthetic tuberculosis after total knee Replacement : Is conservative treatment possible ?

      Devdatta Suhas Neogi, Ashok Kumar, Chandra Shekhar Yadav, Saurabh Singh

      p136-140

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    • Unusual presentation of nodular fasciitis of the hand: A case report

      Juan José Sevilla, Oscar Ares-Rodriguez, Roberto Seijas, Manuel Pérez-Domínguez

      p141-144

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