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  1. Nowadays hip replacement is one of the most successful surgery in terms of clinical outcome and patient’s satisfaction. Therefore, the choice of biomaterials in hip replacement is increasingly important with t...

    Authors: Malerba Giuseppe, Basilico Mattia, Bonfiglio Nadia, Vitiello Raffaele, Ruberto Pasquale, D’ Adamio Stefano, Sirgiovanni Mattia, De Santis Vincenzo and Maccauro Giulio

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 22(Suppl 2):1062

    Content type: Research

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

  2. Osteoarthritis (OA) is a leading cause of disability and a source of societal costs among older adults, especially with an increasingly obese population. However, very few published studies have investigated t...

    Authors: Minbo Liu, Fang Jin, Xiaocong Yao and Zhongxin Zhu

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:63

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  3. The World Health Organization classified Covid-19 as a pandemic during the first months of 2020 as lockdown measures were implemented globally to mitigate the increasing incidence of Covid-19-related morbidity...

    Authors: Maria Oulianski, Philip J. Rosinsky, Ariel Fuhrmann, Ruslan Sokolov, Roberto Arriola and Omri Lubovsky

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:61

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  4. The relationship between breech presentation and trochlear dysplasia has been confirmed. However, the pathological process of breech-related trochlear dysplasia remains unclear. This study aimed to establish a...

    Authors: Weifeng Li, Shengjie Wang, Shiyu Tang, Zhenyue Dong and Fei Wang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:60

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  5. To evaluate lumbar mobility in various positions using upright left and right bending radiographs in patients with degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis (DLS), as well as to assess the impact of lateral instab...

    Authors: Xin-wen Wang, Xi Chen, Yang Fu, Xiao Chen, Feng Zhang, Hai-ping Cai, Chang Ge and Wen-zhi Zhang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:59

    Content type: Research article

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  6. Patient-reported outcomes are of ever-increasing importance in medical decision-making. The EQ-5D is one of the generic instruments measuring health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in arthroplasty. This review...

    Authors: Caroline Schatz, Nina Klein, Antonia Marx and Peter Buschner

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:58

    Content type: Research

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  7. In this study, we present a novel electromagnetic navigation (EMN) system for percutaneous transforaminal endoscopic discectomy (PTED) procedure. The objective of this study was to investigate the safety and e...

    Authors: Boyu Wu, Tanjun Wei, Zhipeng Yao, Sai Yang, Yawei Yao, Chengwei Fu, Feng Xu and Chengjie Xiong

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:57

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  8. As several studies have detected correlations between patellar and femoral trochlear development, this raises the question of whether patellar shape is associated with trochlear developmental outcomes.

    Authors: Lanyu Qiu, Jia Li, Bo Sheng, Haitao Yang, Zhibo Xiao, Fajin Lv and Furong Lv

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:56

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  9. There is an existing perception that obesity has a negative impact on complications following total knee arthroplasty (TKA). However, data on the impact of obesity levels on patient-reported outcomes (PROMs) i...

    Authors: Fatemeh Baghbani-Naghadehi, Susan Armijo-Olivo, Carla M. Prado, Leah Gramlich and Linda J. Woodhouse

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:55

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  10. Injuries of the tarsometatarsal joint complex ranging from purely ligamentous to multidirectionally unstable midfoot fracture-dislocations are anatomically fixed to minimize long-term sequelae including post-t...

    Authors: Saranya A. Sethuraman, Rachel S. Silverstein, Nicket Dedhia, Adam C. Shaner and David E. Asprinio

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:54

    Content type: Research article

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  11. Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:53

    Content type: Correction

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    The original article was published in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:1007

  12. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is an important tool in preoperative evaluation of patients with lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS). Reported reliability of various MRI findings in LSS varies from fair to excellent...

    Authors: Hasan Banitalebi, Ansgar Espeland, Masoud Anvar, Erland Hermansen, Christian Hellum, Jens Ivar Brox, Tor Åge Myklebust, Kari Indrekvam, Helena Brisby, Clemens Weber, Jørn Aaen, Ivar Magne Austevoll, Oliver Grundnes and Anne Negård

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:51

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  13. In an anatomic shoulder replacement (aTSR) good results have been reported with the use of a stemless humeral prosthesis. In vitro a ceramic articulation with polyethylene has been shown to produce less polyet...

    Authors: Maciej J. K. Simon, Jennifer A. Coghlan, Jeff Hughes, Warwick Wright, Richard J. Dallalana and Simon N. Bell

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:50

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  14. Femoral neck fractures in young people are usually Pauwels Type III fractures. The common treatment method are multiple parallel cannulated screws or dynamic hip screw sliding compression fixation. Due to the ...

    Authors: Jichao Liu, Zhengwei Li, Jie Ding, Bingzhe Huang and Chengdong Piao

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:49

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  15. The ideal acetabular position for optimizing hip joint biomechanics in periacetabular osteotomy (PAO) remains unclear. We aimed to determine the relationship between acetabular correction in the coronal plane ...

    Authors: Kenji Kitamura, Masanori Fujii, Miho Iwamoto, Satoshi Ikemura, Satoshi Hamai, Goro Motomura and Yasuharu Nakashima

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:48

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  16. Knee osteoarthritis has an inflammatory component that is linked to pain and joint pathology, yet common non-surgical and non-pharmacological interventions (e.g., exercise, calorie restricting diets) do not ty...

    Authors: Indiana Cooper, Peter Brukner, Brooke L. Devlin, Anjana J. Reddy, Melanie Fulton, Joanne L. Kemp and Adam G. Culvenor

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:47

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  17. Rheumatoid arthritis (RA) is often complicated with chronic lung diseases (CLD), including interstitial lung disease (ILD) and airway disease, which occur as extra-articular manifestations. CLD in RA have been...

    Authors: Shomi Oka, Takashi Higuchi, Hiroshi Furukawa, Kota Shimada, Akira Okamoto, Atsushi Hashimoto, Akiko Komiya, Koichiro Saisho, Norie Yoshikawa, Masao Katayama, Toshihiro Matsui, Naoshi Fukui, Kiyoshi Migita and Shigeto Tohma

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:46

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  18. Musculoskeletal pain has a high prevalence in adolescence and causes huge consequences for the individuals and the society. Little knowledge exists on social risk factors for musculoskeletal pain in adolescent...

    Authors: Henriette Jahre, Margreth Grotle, Kaja Smedbråten, Kåre Rønn Richardsen, Pierre Côté, Ólöf Anna Steingrímsdóttir, Christopher Nielsen, Kjersti Storheim, Milada Småstuen, Synne Øien Stensland and Britt Elin Øiestad

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:44

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  19. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is widely used for the evaluation of knee injuries, however, the accuracy of MRI in classifying multiple ligament knee injuries (MLKIs) remains unknown. This study aimed to inv...

    Authors: Xusheng Li, Qian Hou, Xuehua Zhan, Long Chang, Xiaobing Ma and Haifeng Yuan

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:43

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  20. Short-stem Hip Arthroplasty (SHA) are increasingly implanted in recent years thanks to their potential advantage in preserving metaphyseal bone-stock. Among them, the NANOS® short-stem implant demonstrated sat...

    Authors: Vincenzo De Santis, Nadia Bonfiglio, Mattia Basilico, Greta Tanzi Germani, Maria Rosaria Matrangolo, Angelo Carosini, Giuseppe Malerba and Giulio Maccauro

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 22(Suppl 2):1061

    Content type: Research

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

  21. Surgical fixation using hook plates is widely used in the treatment of acromioclavicular (AC) joint dislocations. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the incidence and shape of subacromial erosions after...

    Authors: Ho-Seok Oh, Sungmin Kim, Jeong-Hun Hyun and Myung-Sun Kim

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:42

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  22. Dental students are frequently affected by work-related musculoskeletal symptoms (WMSs) due to reasons such as working conditions, difficult education process and long work periods. The aim of the study was to...

    Authors: Berkant Sezer, Sinan Kartal, Duygu Sıddıkoğlu and Betül Kargül

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:41

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  23. Intraoperative proximal femoral fractures (IPFF) are relevant complications during total hip arthroplasty. Fixation using cerclage wires (CW) represents a minimally-invasive technique to address these fracture...

    Authors: Toni Wendler, Melanie Edel, Robert Möbius, Johannes Fakler, Georg Osterhoff and Dirk Zajonz

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:40

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  24. Chronic osteomyelitis is a challenge for orthopedic surgeons. Most patients with osteomyelitis receive two-stage management according to Cierny-Mader. The first stage includes radical debridement and insertion...

    Authors: Noam Bor, Eytan Dujovny, Barak Rinat, Nimrod Rozen and Guy Rubin

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:38

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  25. Periarticular hardware placement can be challenging and a source of angst for orthopaedic surgeons due to fear of penetrating the articular surface and causing undue harm to the joint. In recent years, many su...

    Authors: Michael S. Sridhar, Michael D. Hunter and Michael J. Colello

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:37

    Content type: Review

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  26. Glenohumeral dislocation combined with fracture of the proximal humerus is extremely rare in children, and this study aims to investigate its incidence in the pediatric population and review the treatment stra...

    Authors: Pan Hong, Saroj Rai, Ruikang Liu, Xin Tang and Jin Li

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:36

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  27. Complex intraarticular distal radius fractures (DRFs), commonly managed with volar locking plates, are challenging. Combined volar and dorsal plating is frequently applied for treatment, however, biomechanical...

    Authors: Mariya Hadzhinikolova, Ivan Zderic, Daniel Ciric, Jan P. Barcik, Dian Enchev, Asen Baltov, Lyubomir Rusimov, Peter Varga, Karl Stoffel, Geoff Richards, Boyko Gueorguiev and Mihail Rashkov

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:35

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  28. The aim of this prospective study was to assess the incidence of complex regional pain syndrome type I (CRPS I) in patients with scaphoid waist fracture and to explore associated factors.

    Authors: Hao Gong, Gang Zhao, Yuzhou Liu and Zhengfeng Lu

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:34

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  29. Biomechanical risk factors have been identified as the main predisposing factor of chronic low back pain (CLBP), especially in Army personnel. The Job Requirements and Physical Demands (JRPD) questionnaire has...

    Authors: Mehdi Ramezani, Ehsan Pourghayoomi and Ghorban Taghizadeh

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:33

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  30. There has been a paucity of literature revealing the discrepancy between self-recognition about hallux valgus (HV) and radiographically-evaluated foot configuration. Knowing this discrepancy will help to make ...

    Authors: Takumi Matsumoto, Junya Higuchi, Yuji Maenohara, Song Ho Chang, Toshiko Iidaka, Chiaki Horii, Hiroyuki Oka, Shigeyuki Muraki, Hiroshi Hashizume, Hiroshi Yamada, Munehito Yoshida, Kozo Nakamura, Sakae Tanaka and Noriko Yoshimura

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:31

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  31. The anatomical variation of the coracoglenoid space has the potential to influence the stability of scapular neck fractures. This paper aimed to investigate the mechanical mechanism underlying the influence of...

    Authors: Junfeng Chen, Wei Zhang, Gang Pang, Qingling Meng, Youyu Zhu and Xuefei Deng

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:30

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  32. Acute musculoskeletal (MSK) pain is very common and associated with impaired productivity and high economic burden. Access to timely and personalized, evidence-based care is key to improve outcomes while reduc...

    Authors: Fabíola Costa, Dora Janela, Maria Molinos, Jorge Lains, Gerard E. Francisco, Virgílio Bento and Fernando Dias Correia

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:29

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  33. The Brostrom-Gould procedure is currently the gold standard surgical choice for the treatment of chronic ankle instability; it can significantly improve ankle function and stability in patients. However, recen...

    Authors: Guanghui Zeng, Qi Liu, Dongming Cui, Chao Liang, Chunsheng Tao and Jinzhu Zhao

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:28

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  34. In case of spinal cord compression behind the vertebral body, anterior cervical corpectomy and fusion (ACCF) proves to be a more feasible approach than cervical discectomy. The next step was the placement of a...

    Authors: Mohamed H. Tohamy, Georg Osterhoff, Ahmed Shawky Abdelgawaad, Ali Ezzati and Christoph-E. Heyde

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:20

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  35. The volar locking plate has been widely used for unstable distal radius fractures to provide early recovery of wrist function. Volar plate prominence to the watershed line has been reported to be related to fl...

    Authors: Yin-Ming Huang, Chun-Yu Chen, Kai-Cheng Lin, Yih-Wen Tarng, Ching-Yi Liao and Wei-Ning Chang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:18

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  36. Parathyroid hormone, with its anabolic effect on bone formation, has shown excellent outcomes of curing postmenopausal osteoporosis as well as enhancing osseointegration around orthopaedic and stomatologic imp...

    Authors: Xinlin Gao, Yang Meng, Dingjun Hao and Hao Liu

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:17

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  37. Teriparatide (TPTD) is a drug for osteoporosis that promotes bone formation and improves bone quality. However, the effects of TPTD on cortical bone are not well understood. Sweep imaging with Fourier transfor...

    Authors: Yasutaka Sotozono, Kazuya Ikoma, Masamitsu Kido, Okihiro Onishi, Masataka Minami, Hiroaki Wada, Shunji Yamada, Ken-Ichi Matsuda, Masaki Tanaka and Kenji Takahashi

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:16

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  38. Double-endobutton technique, as a widely accepted strategy for the treatment of acromioclavicular joint dislocation, is undergoing constant improvement. This study aims to assess the clinical effect of a modif...

    Authors: Fangning Hu, Shumei Han, Fanxiao Liu, Zhuang Wang, Honglei Jia, Fu Wang, Lingfei Hu, Jing Chen, Bomin Wang and Yongliang Yang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:15

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  39. Pigmented epithelioid melanocytoma (PEM) is a sporadic type of pigmented melanocytic tumor with uncertain malignant potential. PEM arises as a solitary neoplasm that predominantly occurs spontaneously in other...

    Authors: Sarthak Nepal, Borriwat Santipas, Wasan Yotchai, Manasmon Chairatchaneeboon, Sirichai Wilartratsami and Panya Luksanapruksa

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:13

    Content type: Case report

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  40. Seizure predisposes patients to shoulder dislocation. However, there is no consensus regarding the best management approach for recurrent shoulder dislocation in patients who have a history of seizures. In thi...

    Authors: Mohammad Reza Guity and Amir Sobhani Eraghi

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:12

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  41. The plantar plate is an important static stabilizer of the lesser metatarsophalangeal joints, and disruptions of the plantar plate can lead to significant instability and lesser toe deformities. In recent year...

    Authors: Shun-Min Chang, Peng-Ju Huang, Chui Jia Farn, Shin-Yiing Lin, Chen-Chie Wang, Chung-Li Wang and Pei-Yu Chen

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:11

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  42. There is a great deal of controversy on whether routine MRI examination is needed for fresh fractures while the vast majority of patients with tibial plateau fractures (TPFs) receive preoperative X-ray and CT ...

    Authors: Ying Pu, Zhu Lei, Ding Wenge, Xu Yue, Jiang Xiaowei, Wang Kejie, Zhao Yiwen, Huang Zhihui and Dai Xiaoyu

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:9

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  43. Pedicle screw invasion of the proximal articular process will cause local articular process degeneration and acceleration, which is an important factor affecting adjacent segment degeneration. Although lumbar ...

    Authors: Peng Tao Wang, Jia Nan Zhang, Tuan Jiang Liu, Jun Song Yang and Ding Jun Hao

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:6

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  44. Finite element analyses and biomechanical tests have shown that PEEK rods promote fusion and prevent adjacent segment degeneration. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects and complications of hy...

    Authors: Yao Zhao, Beiyu Xu, Longtao Qi, Chunde Li, Lei Yue, Zhengrong Yu, Shijun Wang and Haolin Sun

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:4

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  45. The etiology of Kashin-Beck disease (KBD), an endemic osteochondropathy, is largely unknown. Matrix metalloproteinase-3 (MMP-3) plays a central role in the initiation and progression of cartilage destruction, ...

    Authors: Bohui Shi, Xiong Guo, Aili Iv, Zengtie Zhang and Xiaowei Shi

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:3

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