... practices, determine the number of morphine milliequivalents (MMEs) prescribed by orthopaedic/non-orthopaedic members to narcotic naive and previously exposed patients and provide ... Outliers and patients without prescriptions from orthopaedic providers were excluded to eliminate skewing of data... 1363 MMEs (SD 977.2, median 1260, range 105 - 4935) from orthopaedic providers (p=0.1473.
... and the most common journals of publication were Journal of OrthopaedicTrauma (45.4%) and The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (15.3%) AbstractText ... Compared to other orthopaedic subspecialty and non-orthopaedic specialty meetings, the OTA publication rate is amongst the highest ... early access to high-quality research in the area of orthopaedictrauma.
... evaluated implications of geriatric risk screening followed by CGA in a university hospital department of orthopedics and trauma surgery AbstractText: Three hundred and eighty-one patients ≥75 years admitted to the Department of Orthopedics and Trauma Surgery of the University Hospital Essen received Identification of Seniors at Risk (ISAR) Screening followed ...
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Abstract: Hip dislocation is an important orthopedic emergency usually seen in young patients who have experienced high-energy trauma, often resulting in significant long-term morbidity... simplified checklist approach to hip dislocation to aid rapid interpretation and communication of the most clinically relevant imaging features to the treating orthopedic surgeon.
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... aims to summarise recent studies about post-operative PG in orthopaedic surgery to improve its medical and surgical management AbstractText: In ... Key words were pyoderma gangrenosum, orthopaedic surgery, and surgical wound infection... We only included articles reporting PG after orthopaedic or trauma surgery AbstractText: Thirty-one cases of PG have been reported ...
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AbstractText: The American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) Ankle-Hindfoot Scale is among the most used questionnaires for measuring functional recovery after a hindfoot injury... effects were found, but ceiling effects were present in all AOFAS-DLV (sub)scales, most pronounced from 6 to 24 months after trauma onwards.
... thickness to the corresponding functional position quiet value provides a useful functional activation ratio and may help clinicians better understand the transverse abdominis role during complex functional tasks. Assessment techniques using various formulas for activation ratios reveal that the muscle functions differently during weight bearing compared to traditional measures Keyword: abdominal wall. Keyword: kinesiology... Keyword: sports medicine/orthopedics. Keyword: ultrasound.
... proven to be useful in the soft-tissue reconstruction of defects caused by trauma, tumors, and infections about the knee, and the reconstruction of extensor mechanism discontinuity ... utility of the gastrocnemius flap makes the technique a useful tool for the orthopaedic surgeon when plastic surgery assistance is not readily available.
... in study design and outcome measures, pooling of data was not possible AbstractText: Serious games seem a safe alternative or addition to conventional physiotherapy after traumatic bone and soft tissue injury. Future research should determine their validity and effectiveness in rehabilitation therapy, next to their cost-effectiveness and effect on treatment adherence Keyword: Orthopedics... Keyword: Trauma surgery. Keyword: Video games.
AbstractText: To prove that a modified closing mechanism of the rongeur gives better precision compared to the old Kerrison rongeur AbstractText: Forty persons from the departments of orthopaedic surgery, urology and neurosurgery (35 orthopaedic, 2 urology and 3 neurosurgery) took part in the study. All participants were asked to punch ten times in a first step with either the old ...
The widespread use of opioids complicates management of the orthopaedic surgery patient in the acute and chronic settings. Orthopaedic surgeons are some of the top prescribers of opioids in ... chronic use, abuse, and diversion AbstractText: The literature regarding the basicscience of pharmacologic options for pain management (e.g., opioids and ... relief are summarized as they relate to the management of orthopaedic injuries and conditions.
... are leading the way to ensure that people with knee ligament injuries, including competitive and recreational athletes, receive the best care to optimize their recovery. JOSPT and the Orthopaedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association first published clinicalpractice guidelines about knee ligament sprains in 2010... doi:10.2519/jospt.2017.0511 Keyword: clinicalpractice. Keyword: clinicalpractice guidelines. Keyword: knee.
Research is a foundational component of an orthopaedic residency... In 2014, the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Board of Specialty Societies Research and Quality Committee convened ... The workgroup's task was to identify barriers to clinical and basicscience research, and to propose feasible recommendations to overcome these barriers ... stakeholder constituencies on how to foster scholarly pursuits during an orthopaedic residency.
Abstract: The Orthopaedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) has an ongoing effort to create evidence-based practice guidelines for orthopaedic physical therapy management of patients with musculoskeletal impairments described in ... The purpose of these revised clinicalpractice guidelines is to review recent peer-reviewed literature and make ... Keyword: Orthopaedic Section.
Abstract: Knee ligament sprain is one of the most common orthopaedic and sports injuries... Implementation recommendations from clinicalpractice guidelines (CPGs), such as the revised guidelines on knee ligament sprains published in the November 2017 issue of JOSPT, can ... doi:10.2519/jospt.2017.0510 Keyword: clinicalpractice. Keyword: clinicalpractice guidelines.
AbstractText: Achondroplastic dwarfism is associated with anatomic abnormalities that can predispose to occult injury and challenges in trauma management... Orthopedic and metabolic comorbidities can lead to a prolonged hospital course AbstractText: A 17-year-old male patient with achondroplasia presented to the Emergency Department after a high-speed ... Keyword: trauma.
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... and 20% after 10 y, highlighting the major challenge in clinicalpractice in the rehabilitation of dental implant patients... etiologic factor has been intensively studied in the field of orthopedics and is known to provoke aseptic loosening around arthroplasties and ... metal/titanium particle release suggests that the potential impact of biomaterials at the abutment or bone interfaces may have an influence ...
Muscular and Skeletal Diseases (3) Peri-Implantitis (3), Mucositis (1), more mentions
However, the biomechanical behavior of multilevel CBT screw/rod fixation remains unclear, and surgical outcomes in patients after 2-level posterior lumbar interbody fusion (PLIF) using CBT screw fixation have not been reported... Clinical symptoms were evaluated using the Japanese Orthopaedic Association (JOA) scoring system... Keyword: JOA = Japanese Orthopaedic Association.
AbstractText: To evaluate the efficacy of using the OrthopaedicTrauma Association (OTA/AO) classification for both bone forearm fractures in predicting compartment syndrome AbstractText: Retrospective cohort AbstractText: Level 1 Academic Trauma Center AbstractText: One hundred fifty-one patients 18 years of age and older, with both bone forearm fractures diagnosed ...
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