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  1. The purpose is based on anatomical basis, combined with three-dimensional measurement, to guide the clinical repositioning of proximal humeral fractures, select the appropriate pin entry point and angle, and s...

    Authors: Baorui Xing, Yadi Zhang, Xiuxiu Hou, Yunmei Li, Guoliang Li and Guangpu Han

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:991

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  2. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical and radiographic outcomes after medial patellofemoral ligament (MPFL) reconstruction combined with supracondylar biplanar femoral derotation osteotomy (FD...

    Authors: Xiangtian Deng, Lingzhi Li, Peng Zhou, Fuyuan Deng, Yuan Li, Yanwei He, Ge Chen, Zhong Li and Juncai Liu

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:990

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  3. Despite the wide use of intraoperative neurophysiological monitoring (IONM) in spinal surgeries, the efficacy of IONM during percutaneous endoscopic transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (PE-TLIF) surgery in ...

    Authors: Yu Chen, Chunmei Luo, Juan Wang, Libangxi Liu, Bo Huang, Chang-Qing Li, Yue Zhou and Chencheng Feng

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:989

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  4. Studies explaining the relationship between hip and spine reported that spinal corrective surgery affected acetabular orientation and changes in pelvic tilt were capable of influencing radiographic measures of...

    Authors: Qiang Luo, Yong-Chan Kim, Ki-Tack Kim, Kee-Yong Ha, Young-Soo Chun, Joonghyun Ahn, Sung-Min Kim and Kyeonguk Min

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:988

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  5. This study was performed to investigate the mid-term results of Ti-Nb-Sn (TNS) alloy stem with a low Young’s modulus.

    Authors: Daisuke Chiba, Norikazu Yamada, Yu Mori, Masamizu Oyama, Susumu Ohtsu, Yoshiyuki Kuwahara, Kazuyoshi Baba, Hidetatsu Tanaka, Toshimi Aizawa, Shuji Hanada and Eiji Itoi

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:987

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  6. While several studies report on accuracy rates of pedicle screws, risk factors associated with inaccurate pedicle screw positioning in patients with thoracolumbar fractures are reported rarely. CT scan as a ro...

    Authors: R. Aigner, C. Bichlmaier, L. Oberkircher, T. Knauf, A. König, P. Lechler, S. Ruchholtz and M. Frink

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:986

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  7. Although open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) is recommended for lateral condylar humerus fractures (LCHFs) displaced by > 4 mm, several studies have reported the use of closed reduction and percutaneou...

    Authors: Li-wei Xie, Zhi-qiang Deng, Ren-huan Zhao, Juan Wang, Xin Liu, Ying Zhou and Hui Zhang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:985

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  8. The irregular anatomical shape and complex structures of irregular bones make it more difficult to repair and reconstruct bone defects in irregular bones than in the long bones of the extremities. Three-dimens...

    Authors: Guochen Luo, Yao Zhang, Xiahua Wang, Shuaishuai Chen, Dongyi Li and Mingyang Yu

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:984

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  9. Clinical guideline recommendations are against early magnetic resonance imaging (eMRI) within the first 4 to 6 weeks of conservative management of acute low back pain (LBP) without “clinical suspicion” of seri...

    Authors: Bara A. Shraim, Muath A. Shraim, Ayman R. Ibrahim, Mohamed E. Elgamal, Basem Al-Omari and Mujahed Shraim

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:983

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  10. The “cup-in-cup” technique allows for revision of failed total hip arthroplasty (THA) when the cementless cup is well fixed. Furthermore, it can be used for liner wear or mechanical failure where liner replace...

    Authors: Petri Bellova, Fiona Koch, Maik Stiehler, Albrecht Hartmann, Hagen Fritzsche, Klaus-Peter Günther and Jens Goronzy

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:982

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  11. The newly designed cervical disc prosthesis, Pretic-I, had been finished its limited clinical use for over 5 years. At a short-term follow-up of 2 years, we obtained satisfactory clinical results. The long-ter...

    Authors: Yingjun Guo, Hao Liu, Jianzhong Xu, Yuxiao Deng, Xiaoliang Tao, Yang Meng, Xiaofei Wang, Ying Hong, Beiyu Wang, Chen Ding and Wenjie Wu

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:981

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  12. The prevalence of chronic diseases is increasing worldwide. Implementing educational programs is an important step in prevention of chronic diseases in the community setting. This study was conducted to assess...

    Authors: Nasim Pakyar, Sarieh Poortaghi, Shahzad Pashaeypoor and Farshad Sharifi

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:980

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  13. Previous studies have shown a wide range of anatomical classifications of the subtalar joint (STJ) in the population and this is related to the different force line structures of the foot. Different subtalar a...

    Authors: Lei Zhang, Xiaoyao Peng, Siyuan He, Xin Zhou, Gang Yi, Xiaogao Tang, Bingkun Li, Guoyou Wang, Wanxue Zhao and Yuening Yang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:979

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  14. Optimizing patients’ total hip and knee arthroplasty (THA/TKA) experience is as crucial for providing high quality care as improving safety and clinical effectiveness. Yet, little evidence is available on pati...

    Authors: Alexandre Hardy, Jonathan Gervais-Hupé, François Desmeules, Anne Hudon, Kadija Perreault and Pascal-André Vendittoli

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:978

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  15. Evans calcaneal lengthening osteotomy is used to treat symptomatic flexible flatfoot when conservative treatment fails. Grafts such as autologous iliac bone grafts, allografts, and xenografts are implanted at ...

    Authors: Chien-Cheng Lai, Ting-Ming Wang, Chih-Hung Chang, Jwo-Luen Pao, Hsu-Wei Fang, Chun-Chien Chang, Shang-Ming Lin and Tsung-yu Lan

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:977

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  16. Several clinical tests used to identify patients with lumbar instability have reported diagnostic accuracy in separate studies with conflicting results. To augment the diagnostic process, tests that are better...

    Authors: Thiwaphon Chatprem, Rungthip Puntumetakul, Jaturat Kanpittaya, James Selfe and Gillian Yeowell

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:976

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  17. There are no scientific reports clearly describing the effectiveness of the High Tone Power Therapy in patients after ACL reconstruction. This caused that in own research an attempt was made to present the pos...

    Authors: Katarzyna Ogrodzka-Ciechanowicz, Grzegorz Głąb, Jakub Ślusarski and Artur Gądek

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:975

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  18. Recent research has proposed a classification of spinopelvic stiffness according to pelvic spatial orientation for risk stratification in patients who undergo total hip arthroplasty (THA). However, the influen...

    Authors: Yu-Hsien Lin, Yu-Tsung Lin, Kun-Hui Chen, Chien-Chou Pan, Cheng-Min Shih and Cheng-Hung Lee

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:974

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  19. Surgical management of cervical kyphosis in patients with NF-1 is a challenging task. Presently, anterior-only (AO), posterior-only (PO) and combined anterior-posterior (AP) spinal fusion are common surgical s...

    Authors: Hongqi Zhang, Ang Deng, Chaofeng Guo, Zhenhai Zhou and Lige Xiao

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:973

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  20. Cam and/or pincer morphologies (CPM) are potential precursors to hip osteoarthritis (OA) and important contributors to non-arthritic hip pain. However, only some CPM hips develop OA and/or pain, and it is not ...

    Authors: Maryam Mohtajeb, Jolanda Cibere, Angelo Graffos, Michelle Mony, Honglin Zhang, Michael A. Hunt and David R. Wilson

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:972

    Content type: Technical advance

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  21. Inadequate reduction of syndesmotic injuries can result in disabling clinical outcomes. The aim of the study was to compare syndesmosis congruity after fixation by syndesmotic screws (SYS) or a suture button s...

    Authors: Robert Hennings, Firas Souleiman, Martin Heilemann, Mareike Hennings, Alexis Klengel, Georg Osterhoff, Pierre Hepp and Annette B. Ahrberg

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:970

    Content type: Research article

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  22. Clinical guidelines recommend engaging patients in shared decision making for common orthopedic procedures; however, limited work has assessed what is occurring in practice. This study assessed the quality of ...

    Authors: K. D. Valentine, Tom Cha, John C. Giardina, Felisha Marques, Steven J. Atlas, Hany Bedair, Antonia F. Chen, Terence Doorly, James Kang, Lauren Leavitt, Adam Licurse, Todd O’Brien, Thomas Sequist and Karen Sepucha

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:967

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  23. Although knee extensors are essential in daily activities (e.g. walking, climbing stairs), knee extensor strength is often not measured in clinical settings. Existing devices to test muscle strength are not al...

    Authors: Johanneke Hartog, Sandra Dijkstra, Joke Fleer, Pim van der Harst, Massimo A. Mariani and Lucas H. V. van der Woude

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:966

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  24. Rats have been widely used as experimental animals when performing fundamental research because they are economical, rapidly reproducing, and heal quickly. While the rat interbody fusion model has been applied...

    Authors: Yu Kang, Chao Liu, Ming Wang, Cheng Wang, Yi-Guo Yan and Wen-Jun Wang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:965

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  25. Diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis (DISH) is a structural abnormality of the thoracic spine that is known to impair posture. However, the relationship between DISH and sagittal balance in the whole spine...

    Authors: Motoyoshi Takayuki, Hirai Takashi, Yoshii Toshitaka, Inose Hiroyuki, Matsukura Yu, Egawa Satoru, Kobayashi Yutaka, Utagawa Kurando, Hashimoto Jun, Kawabata Atsuyuki, Takahashi Takuya, Tanaka Tomoyuki and Okawa Atsushi

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:964

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  26. Although the original technique involves inserting two cages bilaterally, there could be situations that only allow for insertion of one cage unilaterally. However, only a few studies have compared the outcome...

    Authors: Jae Hwan Cho, Chang Ju Hwang, Dong-Ho Lee and Choon Sung Lee

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:963

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  27. Up to 25% of people who have had carpal tunnel release surgery (CTR) fail to report improvement; however, evidence for prognostic indicators in this surgical cohort is limited. To identify candidate prognostic...

    Authors: Donna L. Kennedy, Deborah Ridout, Ladislava Lysakova, Jan Vollert, Caroline M. Alexander and Andrew S. C. Rice

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:962

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  28. The purpose of the study is to evaluate clinical and radiological outcomes in those patients with femoral head fracture, treated with open reduction and internal fixation through Gibson approach and Ganz flip ...

    Authors: Domenico De Mauro, Giuseppe Rovere, Amarildo Smakaj, Silvia Marino, Gianluca Ciolli, Andrea Perna, Concetto Battiato, Omar El Ezzo and Francesco Liuzza

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22(Suppl 2):961

    Content type: Case study

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 22 Supplement 2

  29. To investigate the correlation between vertebral Hounsfield unit (HU) values and cage subsidence in patients treated with stand-alone (SA) OLIF.

    Authors: Jing Zhou, Chao Yuan, Chao Liu, Lei Zhou and Jian Wang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:960

    Content type: Research

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  30. Temporomandibular disorders (TMD) are a group of painful and debilitating disorders, involving the masticatory muscles and/or the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). Chronic TMD pain can be associated with genetic ...

    Authors: Valquiria Quinelato, Letícia Ladeira Bonato, Alexandre Rezende Vieira, José Mauro Granjeiro, Karla Menezes, Radovan Borojevic, Priscila Ladeira Casado, Jose Albuquerque Calasans-Maia and Ricardo Tesch

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:959

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  31. Despite being a common overuse entity in youth soccer, scientific data on risk factors, rehabilitation and return to play for long-standing pubic-related groin pain is still rare. The current prospective cohor...

    Authors: Helge Eberbach, David Fürst-Meroth, Ferdinand Kloos, Magnus Leible, Valentin Bohsung, Lisa Bode, Markus Wenning, Schmal Hagen and Gerrit Bode

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:958

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  32. New vertebral compression fractures (NVCFs) are adverse events after vertebral augmentation of osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (OVCFs). Predicting the risk of vertebral compression fractures (VCFs...

    Authors: Qiujiang Li, Xingxia Long, Yinbin Wang, Xiaomin Fang, Donggeng Guo, Jinhan Lv, Xuehua Hu and Lijun Cai

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:957

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  33. In Germany and other European countries, many occupations still involve manual handling of loads (MHL), an activity that puts the musculoskeletal system at risk of low back pain (LBP). This study aims to descr...

    Authors: Martha Sauter, Julia Barthelme, Charlotte Müller and Falk Liebers

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:956

    Content type: Research article

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  34. Globally, chronic low back pain (CLBP) is the leading cause of disability associated with economic costs. However, it has received little attention in low-and-middle-income countries. This study estimated the ...

    Authors: Morris Kahere and Themba Ginindza

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:955

    Content type: Research

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  35. Although there are reports on the effectiveness of microendoscopic laminotomy using a spinal endoscope as decompression surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis, predicting the improvement of low back pain (LBP) sti...

    Authors: Ryo Taiji, Hiroshi Iwasaki, Hiroshi Hashizume, Yasutsugu Yukawa, Akihito Minamide, Yukihiro Nakagawa, Shunji Tsutsui, Masanari Takami, Keiji Nagata, Shizumasa Murata, Takuhei Kozaki, Munehito Yoshida and Hiroshi Yamada

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:954

    Content type: Research article

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  36. Hand osteoarthritis is a common and disabling problem without effective therapies. Accumulating evidence suggests the role of local inflammation in causing pain and structural progression in hand osteoarthriti...

    Authors: Yuanyuan Wang, Andrew J. Teichtahl, Graeme Jones, Helen I. Keen, Catherine L. Hill, Anita E. Wluka, Jessica Kasza and Flavia M. Cicuttini

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:953

    Content type: Study protocol

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  37. High rates of musculoskeletal injuries such as plantar fasciitis and stress fractures have been observed among physically active military personnel. During service time, infantry soldiers use issued boots dail...

    Authors: Darja Nesterovica, Normunds Vaivads and Ainars Stepens

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:952

    Content type: Research article

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  38. A variety of bone graft substitutes have been introduced into the treatment of bone non-unions. However, clinical outcomes from current evidences are various and conflicting. This study aimed to present the pr...

    Authors: Wei Nie, Zhaojun Wang, Jiaqing Cao, Wei Wang, Yanjie Guo, Chi Zhang, Weitao Jia and Xiaolin Li

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:951

    Content type: Research article

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  39. The supracondylar humerus fractures are the most common fracture in children’s elbows. Generally, close reduction and percutaneous pinning can provide satisfactory outcomes after adequate reduction. Baumann an...

    Authors: Gang Chen, Lu Cui, Jiaqi Shi, Peng Zhang, Jun Li, Zijian Wang, Jun Song and Bangjun Wang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:950

    Content type: Research

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  40. Tendon diseases and injuries are a serious problem for the aged population, often leading to pain, disability and a significant decline in quality of life. The purpose of this study was to determine the influe...

    Authors: Fan Lai, Hong Tang, Jingjing Wang, Kang Lu, Xuting Bian, Yunjiao Wang, Youxing Shi, Yupeng Guo, Gang He, Mei Zhou, Xuan Zhang, Binghua Zhou, Jiqiang Zhang, Wan Chen and Kanglai Tang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:949

    Content type: Research

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  41. Various Joint-preserving therapy (JPT) methods have been performed and tried in recent decades, but their results and efficacy were inconsistent and controversial. The purpose of this study is to evaluate its ...

    Authors: Quanzhe Liu, Wenlai Guo, Rui Li and Jae Hyup Lee

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:948

    Content type: Research

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  42. The aim of the present study was to investigate the efficacy and safety of mini-open oblique debridement and lumbar interbody fusion combined with lateral screw fixation for treating single-level pyogenic spon...

    Authors: Songsong Wu, Bin Lin, Xi Li, Shengkai Chen, Haonan Zhang, Zhanglin Wu, Shenghui Tang, Yuehua Yang and Biru Liang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:947

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  43. Intra-articular injection in the dry knee joint is technically challenging particularly for the beginners. The aim of this study was to investigate the possible use of the vibration sensor to detect if the nee...

    Authors: Rit Apinyankul, Kritsada Siriwattanasit, Kakanand Srungboonmee, Witchaporn Witayakom and Weerachai Kosuwon

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:946

    Content type: Research

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  44. Postoperative delirium (POD) is widely reported as a common postoperative complication following total joint arthroplasty (TJA) of the hip and knee in elderly patients, leading to many adverse effects. We soug...

    Authors: Quan Zhou, Xinfeng Zhou, Yijian Zhang, Mingzhuang Hou, Xin Tian, Huilin Yang, Fan He, Xi Chen and Tao Liu

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:945

    Content type: Research

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  45. Sit-to-stand (STS) is a complex movement that requires successful postural control. Aging is a normal part of human life that leads to weakness of sensory capabilities, resulting in diminished postural control...

    Authors: Peter Annor, Kiyoung Kwak, Huigyun Kim and Dongwook Kim

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22(Suppl 1):731

    Content type: Research

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    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 22 Supplement 1

  46. Poor osseointegration is the key reason for implant failure after arthroplasty,whether under osteoporotic or normal bone conditions. To date, osseointegration remains a major challenge. Recent studies have sho...

    Authors: Jiangfeng Liu, Huijun Kang, Jiangfeng Lu, Yike Dai and Fei Wang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:944

    Content type: Research

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  47. Authors: Janne Pesonen, Michael Shacklock, Juha-Sampo Suomalainen, Lauri Karttunen, Jussi Mäki, Olavi Airaksinen and Marinko Rade

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:937

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:808

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