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  1. Sit-to-stand (STS) is one of the most commonly performed functional movements in a child’s daily life that enables the child to perform functional activities such as independent transfer and to initiate walkin...

    Authors: Elinor Romin, Anna Lindgren, Elisabet Rodby-Bousquet and Erika Cloodt
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:460
  2. The risk factors for excessive blood loss and transfusion during total knee arthroplasty (TKA) remain unclear. The present study aimed to determine the risk factors for excessive blood loss and establish a pre...

    Authors: Yikai Liu, Jiangshan Ai, Xue Teng, Zhenchao Huang, Haoshen Wu, Zian Zhang, Wenzhe Wang, Chang Liu and Haining Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:459
  3. Minimally invasive posterior fixation surgery for pyogenic spondylitis is known to reduce invasiveness and complication rates; however, the outcomes of concomitant insertion of pedicle screws (PS) into the inf...

    Authors: Hisanori Gamada, Toru Funayama, Yusuke Setojima, Keigo Nagasawa, Takane Nakagawa, Kotaro Sakashita, Shun Okuwaki, Kaishi Ogawa, Shigeo Izawa, Yosuke Shibao, Hiroshi Kumagai, Katsuya Nagashima, Kengo Fujii, Yosuke Takeuchi, Masaki Tatsumura, Itsuo Shiina…
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:458
  4. Type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) is one of the high risk factors for sarcopenia. However, the pathogenesis of diabetic sarcopenia has not been fully elucidated. This study obtained transcriptome profiles of gas...

    Authors: Kuishuai Xu, Liang Zhang, Tianrui Wang, Tengbo Yu, Xia Zhao and Yingze Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:457
  5. Osteosynthesis using antegrade intramedullary nailing for humeral shaft fractures yields satisfactory bone union rates; however, it may adversely affect postoperative shoulder function. To date, factors affect...

    Authors: Ryogo Furuhata, Atsushi Tanji and Soichiro Nakamura
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:456
  6. Masquelet membrane induction technology is one of the treatment strategies for large bone defect (LBD). However, the angiogenesis ability of induced membrane decreases with time and autologous bone grafting is...

    Authors: Xiaoyu Wang, Yong Huang, Daqian Liu, Teng Zeng, Jingzhe Wang, Md Junaed Al Hasan, Wei Liu and Dawei Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:455
  7. Ulnar impingement syndrome is a prevalent source of ulnar carpal pain; however, there is ongoing debate regarding the specific location of shortening, the method of osteotomy, the extent of shortening, and the...

    Authors: Jiyang Tan, Fei Zhang, Qianyuan Liu, Xiaodong Fang, Hong Jiang, Jun Qian, Jingyi Mi and Gang Zhao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:454
  8. Posttraumatic wrist osteoarthritis is an irreversible and often progressive condition. Many surgical treatments, used in (daily) practice, aim to relieve symptoms like pain and restore function. The aim of thi...

    Authors: Jane A. E. Gruisen, Philip M. J. Schormans, Ilona M. Punt, Alex K. Roth, Sander M. J. van Kuijk, Martijn Poeze and Pascal F. W. Hannemann
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:453
  9. Work-related musculoskeletal disorders have a greater negative impact on nurses’ well-being, both physically and emotionally. Because of this issue, nurses take excessive leave, are absent from work, quit thei...

    Authors: Amsalu Nemera, Mergitu Eliyas, Teferra Likassa, Milion Teshome, Bulti Tadesse, Yonas Gurmu Dugasa and Meseret Robi Tura
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:452
  10. Temporomandibular joint osteoarthritis (TMJOA) is a chronic degenerative joint disorder characterized by extracellular matrix degeneration and inflammatory response of condylar cartilage. β-arrestin2 is an imp...

    Authors: Mengjiao Zhu, Ziwei Huang, Jing Qin, Jiafeng Jiang and Mingyue Fan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:451
  11. To investigate the brain mechanism of non-correspondence between imaging presentations and clinical symptoms in cervical spondylotic myelopathy (CSM) patients and to test the utility of brain imaging biomarker...

    Authors: Yongming Tan, Ziwei Shao, Kaifu Wu, Fuqing Zhou and Laichang He
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:450
  12. Patient-specific aiming devices (PSAD) may improve precision and accuracy of glenoid component positioning in total shoulder arthroplasty, especially in degenerative glenoids. The aim of this study was to comp...

    Authors: Jana F. Schader, Tobias Helfen, Volker Braunstein, Ben Ockert, Florian Haasters, Ralph Hertel, Norbert Südkamp, Stefan Milz and Christoph M. Sprecher
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:449
  13. Femoral neck system (FNS) has exhibited some drawbacks, such as non-fit of the plate with the lateral femoral cortex, postoperative pain, and the potential risk of subtrochanteric fractures. We have developed ...

    Authors: Jun Sun, Le Wu, Nan Fang, Wenze Qiao and Lifeng Liu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:446
  14. T2-weighted increased signal intensity (ISI) is commonly recognized as a sign of more severe spinal cord lesions, usually accompanied by worse neurological deficits and possibly worse postoperative neurologica...

    Authors: Ruomu Qu, Ben Wang, Yiyuan Yang, Zexiang Liu, Zhuo Chen, Yunxia Wu, Xiumao Li, Liang Jiang, Xiaoguang Liu and Zhongjun Liu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:445
  15. An ideal synthetic spacer for medial opening wedge high tibial osteotomy (MOWHTO) has not yet been developed. The authors have developed a new β-tricalcium phosphate (β-TCP) spacer with 60% porosity (N-CP60) b...

    Authors: Jun Yamaguchi, Eiji Kondo, Kazunori Yasuda, Jun Onodera, Koji Yabuuchi, Takuma Kaibara, Kimiaki Takami, Norimasa Iwasaki and Tomonori Yagi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:441
  16. Low back pain (LBP) is a common health condition and the leading cause of years lived with disability worldwide. Most LBP episodes have a favourable prognosis, but recurrences within a year are common. Despite...

    Authors: Diogo Pires, Susana Duarte, Ana Maria Rodrigues, Carmen Caeiro, Helena Canhão, Jaime Branco, Joana Alves, Marta Marques, Pedro Aguiar, Rita Fernandes, Rute Dinis Sousa and Eduardo B. Cruz
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:440
  17. The use of reverse total shoulder arthroplasty (RTSA) has increased at a greater rate than other shoulder procedures. In general, clinical and functional outcomes after RTSA have been favorable regardless of i...

    Authors: J. R. W. Crutsen, F. O. Lambers Heerspink, E. A. P. van Leent and E. R. C. Janssen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:439
  18. Machine learning (ML) has shown exceptional promise in various domains of medical research. However, its application in predicting subsequent fragility fractures is still largely unknown. In this study, we aim...

    Authors: Mozhdeh Zabihiyeganeh, Alireza Mirzaei, Pouria Tabrizian, Aryan Rezaee, Abbas Sheikhtaheri, Azade Amini Kadijani, Bahare Amini Kadijani and Ali Sharifi Kia
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:438
  19. Osteosarcoma (OS) is the most common bone malignant tumor in children, and its prognosis is often poor. Anoikis is a unique mode of cell death.However, the effects of Anoikis in OS remain unexplored.

    Authors: Zhouwei Wu, Jiapei Yu, Tao Han, Yiting Tu, Fang Su, Shi Li and Yixing Huang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:437
  20. Patients with osteonecrosis of the femoral head secondary to DDH frequently require total hip arthroplasty (THA), but it is not well understood which factors necessitate this requirement. We determined the inc...

    Authors: Sandeep Krishan Nayar, Avi Marks, Aresh Hashemi-Nejad and Andreas Roposch
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:436
  21. Prior studies have suggested a potential relationship between osteoporosis and sarcopenia, both of which can present symptoms of compromised mobility. Additionally, fractures among the elderly are often consid...

    Authors: Xiaoli Zhou, Lina Zhao, Zepei Zhang, Yang Chen, Guangdong Chen, Jun Miao and Xiaohui Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:435
  22. This study presents a systematic literature review and meta-analysis of pseudarthrosis risk factors following lumbar fusion procedures. The odds ratio (OR) and 95% confidence interval (95% CI) were used for ou...

    Authors: Win Boonsirikamchai, Sirichai Wilartratsami, Monchai Ruangchainikom, Ekkapoj Korwutthikulrangsri, Sasima Tongsai and Panya Luksanapruksa
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:433
  23. Osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (OVCF) in the elderly increase refracture risk post-surgery, leading to higher mortality rates. Genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have identified susceptibilit...

    Authors: Bingtao Wen, Yaning Zhang, Jianhua He, Lei Tan, Guanggui Xiao, Zunliang Wang, Wei Cui, Bingxuan Wu, Xianhai Wang, Lei He, Ming Li, Zhongjiao Zhu, Dacheng Sang, Changqing Zeng, Peilin Jia, Fan Liu…
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:432
  24. This study aimed to assess the outcomes of conservative management in patients with thoracolumbar fractures classified with a Thoracolumbar Injury Classification and Severity (TLICS) score of 4 or 5, and to an...

    Authors: Eun Kyung Khil, Il Choi, Kyoung Yeon Lee and Young Woo Kim
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:431
  25. Following spinal cord injury (SCI), gait function reaches a post-recovery plateau that depends on the paralysis severity. However, the plateau dynamics during the recovery period are not known. This study aime...

    Authors: Hiroki Okayasu, Tetsuo Hayashi, Kazuya Yokota, Osamu Kawano, Hiroaki Sakai, Yuichiro Morishita, Muneaki Masuda, Kensuke Kubota, Hiroshi Ito and Takeshi Maeda
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:430
  26. This article reports a case of a female patient admitted with swelling and subcutaneous mass in the right forearm, initially suspected to be multiple nerve fibroma. However, through preoperative imaging and su...

    Authors: Yinwei Zhang, Weijie Zhou, Jun Zhou, Weitao Chu, Jun Fan and Hui Lu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:429
  27. There has long been discussion regarding the impact of medial malleolar osteotomies (MMO) as an adjunctive treatment for osteochondral lesions of the talus (OCLT). MMO may improve the visibility and accessibil...

    Authors: Lukas Klein, Gerrit Bode, Markus Wenning, Max Behrens, Hagen Schmal and Jan Kühle
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:427
  28. The morphology of coxa profunda remains inadequately understood. However, knowledge about the characteristics of the acetabulum in coxa profunda can help to predict pelvic morphology in three dimensions based ...

    Authors: Michitaka Kato, Takanori Ando and Shingo Mitamura
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:426
  29. The Ponseti method for treating clubfoot consists of initial treatment with serial casting accompanied by achillotenotomy if needed, followed by the maintenance phase including treatment with a foot abduction ...

    Authors: Josefine Eriksson Naili, Malin Lindeberg and Anna-Clara Esbjörnsson
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:425
  30. The emerging of the C2 isthmus screw fixation technique is gaining popularity in the setting of atlantoaxial dislocation or other conditions requiring fixation of C2. However, the biomechanical stability of th...

    Authors: Minming Lu, Zhenqiang Wang, Bo Yuan, Yifan Tang, Changjiang Gu, Shengyuan Zhou and Xiongsheng Chen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:423
  31. In Germany, exercise therapy represents the most commonly prescribed physiotherapy service for non-specific, chronic low back pain (NSCLBP). So far, little is known about current practice patterns of German ph...

    Authors: Lukas Kühn, Diane Rosen, Nils Lennart Reiter, Robert Prill and Kyung-Eun (Anna) Choi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:422
  32. Osteonecrosis of the femoral head (ONFH) is a common clinical disease. Improper treatment can lead to femoral head collapse and hip joint dysfunction. Core decompression is particularly important for early ONF...

    Authors: Shihong Li, Chen Huang, Wei Wang, Song Chen, Bing Deng, Li Yin, Yida Amu, Lijuan Ye, Dan Jing, Benjing Song, Qingyun Xie and Dongfa Liao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:420
  33. Work-related musculoskeletal disorders are one of the most common public health problems throughout the world. It is a major cause of occupational injury, illness, and disability that leads to an increased rat...

    Authors: Fiseha Sefiwu Zinabu, Kefale Getie, Kassaw Belay Shiferaw, Gashaw Jember Belay, Mihret Dejen Takele, Molla Fentanew, Belaynew Addis Mekuria, Bewunetu Fenta Getaneh, Yeshambel Ejigu Anteneh and Alemu Kassaw Kibret
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:419
  34. It was reported the paraspinal muscle played an important role in spinal stability. The preoperative paraspinal muscle was related to S1 screw loosening. But the relationship between preoperative and postopera...

    Authors: Siyu Zhou, Fei Xu, Zhuoran Sun, Shuai Jiang, Zhuofu Li, Gengyu Han and Weishi Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:418
  35. To digitally measure the fixation trajectory of anatomical plates used in the combined reduction of quadrilateral acetabular fractures via the posterior approach, and to develop anatomical plates that align wi...

    Authors: Bao Chongshuai, Yan Xuhang, He Li, Yao Qingshuang, Chen Lin and Ao Jun
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:417
  36. To compare the clinical and radiological outcomes of limited discectomy (LD) and aggressive discectomy (AD) performed via spinal endoscopy using the transforaminal approach in patients with lumbar disc herniat...

    Authors: Sulaiman Reheman, XiangYu Meng, Tuerhongjiang Abudurexiti, Abuduwupuer Haibier and Weibin Sheng
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:416
  37. Biomechanical alterations in patients with low back pain (LBP), as reduced range of motion or strength, do not appear to be exclusively related to the trunk. Thus, studies have investigated biomechanical chang...

    Authors: Gustavo Zanotti Pizol, Gisela Cristiane Miyamoto and Cristina Maria Nunes Cabral
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:415
  38. Randomized clinical trials (RCTs) are the gold standard for assessing treatment effectiveness; however, they have been criticized for generalizability issues such as how well trial participants represent those...

    Authors: Brent D. Leininger, Pamela Jo Johnson, Gert Bronfort, Karen M. Kuntz, Eva Enns, James S. Hodges and Roni Evans
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:414
  39. Femoral fractures significantly contribute to disability, predominantly in the elderly. Despite this, data on postoperative pneumonia following femoral fracture surgeries remains sparse. Our study sought to ex...

    Authors: Mohammad Hamdan, Bassem I. Haddad, Jamil Almohtasib, Mira Eid, Tasneem Jamal Al-Din, Hashem A. Rayyan, Ahmad M. Altantawi, Abdussalam S. Akaheal and Mohammad Ali Alshrouf
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:413
  40. Dysfunctional gliding of deep fascia and muscle layers forms the basis of myofascial pain and dysfunction, which can cause chronic shoulder pain. Ultrasound shear strain imaging may offer a non-invasive tool t...

    Authors: Lingyi Zhao, Jonny Huang, Muyinatu A. Lediju Bell and Preeti Raghavan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:412
  41. The hallux dorsiflexion resistance test is a frequently employed clinical maneuver for assessing the initiation of the windlass mechanism This maneuver involves dorsiflexion of the phalanx of the hallux, there...

    Authors: Álvaro Gómez-Carrión, Rubén Sánchez-Gómez, José Manuel Reguera-Medina, Carlos Martínez-Sebastián, Salvador Márquez-Reina, Manuel Coheña-Jiménez and Gabriel Moisan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:409

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