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  1. To develop and evaluate a deep learning model based on chest CT that achieves favorable performance on opportunistic osteoporosis screening using the lumbar 1 + lumbar 2 vertebral bodies fusion feature images,...

    Authors: Jing Pan, Peng-cheng Lin, Shen-chu Gong, Ze Wang, Rui Cao, Yuan Lv, Kun Zhang and Lin Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:176
  2. To compare the clinical efficacy of arthroscopic TightRope loop titanium button and clavicular hook plate in the treatment of acromioclavicular joint (ACJ) dislocation of Rockwood III/IV.

    Authors: Yafei Wang, Chengzhen Ren, Junqi Niu, Le Cao, Can Yang, Fanggang Bi and Ke Tian
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:174
  3. Identification of knee osteoarthritis (OA) pain phenotypes, their transition patterns, and risk factors for worse phenotypes, may guide prognosis and targeted treatment; however, few studies have described the...

    Authors: Jing Ye, Dongxing Xie, Xiaoxiao Li, Na Lu, Chao Zeng, Guanghua Lei, Jie Wei and Jiatian Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:173
  4. To analyze the effects of using foam roller on pain intensity in individuals with chronic and acute musculoskeletal pain.

    Authors: Inaê Silva Santos, Almir Vieira Dibai-Filho, Patrícia Gabrielle dos Santos, José Djalma Arrais Júnior, Daniella Dias de Oliveira, Daniel Santos Rocha and Cid André Fidelis-de-Paula-Gomes
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:172
  5. Oblique lumbar interbody fusion (OLIF) procedures have the potential to increase the segmental lordosis by inserting lordotic cages, however, the amount of segmental lordosis (SL) changes can vary and is likel...

    Authors: Jingye Wu, Tenghui Ge, Guanqing Li, Jintao Ao and Yuqing Sun
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:171
  6. Local infiltration analgesia (LIA) is frequently administered to patient undergoing joint replacement surgical procedures. The aim of the present research was to verify the safety of collected shed blood to be...

    Authors: Claudio Legnani, Enrica Torretta, Marco Attanasio, Cecilia Gelfi, Franco Parente, Alberto Ventura and Giorgio Oriani
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:170
  7. Cervicogenic headache is designated as the most common type of secondary headache that results from conditions affecting the neck’s bony components, muscles, and intervertebral discs rather than the head itself.

    Authors: Sadia Murtza, Rabiya Noor, Muhammad Salman Bashir and Mehwish Ikram
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:169
  8. Chronic pain is a disabling condition which is prevalent in about 20% of the adult population. Physiotherapy is the most common non-pharmacological treatment option for chronic pain, but often demonstrates uns...

    Authors: Syl Slatman, J. Bart Staal, Harry van Goor, Raymond Ostelo, Remko Soer and Jesper Knoop
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:168
  9. Workplace factors are important predictors of occurrence of musculoskeletal pain among different occupational populations. In healthcare, a psychologically unsafe work environment can negatively affect the emo...

    Authors: Maha E. Ibrahim, Safaa M. El-Zoghby, Nancy M. Zaghloul, Shaimaa A. Shehata and Rasha M. Farghaly
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:167
  10. Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) is considered one of the main causes of hip osteoarthritis in young adults, especially in athletes. In recent years, morphological changes in FAI in the hip have been linked ...

    Authors: Rafael Arriaza, Miguel Saavedra-García, Alvaro Arriaza, Antonio Cruz-Cámara, Manuel Leyes, Luis Cerezal and Antonio Maestro
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:166
  11. Osteoporosis involves changes to bones that makes them prone to fracture. The most common osteoporotic fracture is vertebral, in which one or more spinal vertebrae collapse. People with vertebral fracture are ...

    Authors: Sarah E. Bennett, Rachael Gooberman-Hill, Emma M. Clark, Zoe Paskins, Nicola Walsh and Sarah Drew
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:165
  12. Knee osteoarthritis is severe progressive and most commonly diagnosed articular disease and its incidence is increasing around the world depending on age. This pathologic condition which limits daily activity ...

    Authors: Selim Safali, Erkan Sabri Ertaş, Ali Özdemir and Deniz Cataklı
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:164
  13. There is a controversy on the effectiveness of post-operating splinting in patients with carpal tunnel release (CTR) surgery. This study aimed to systematically evaluate various outcomes regarding the effectiv...

    Authors: Uchenna I. Peter-Okaka, Samira Shiri, Oluwafemi Owodunni, Seyed Reza Bagheri, Amir Jalilian, Cynthia Uzoukwu, Sonia Eden and Ehsan Alimohammadi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:163
  14. We aimed to explore the relationship between bone mineral density (BMD), bone metabolism markers, and blood lipid-related indicators, body mass index (BMI) in elderly individuals.

    Authors: Hao Han, Ran Li, Dongming Fu, Hongyou Zhou, Zihao Zhan, Yi’ang Wu and Bin Meng
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:162
  15. Percutaneous transforaminal endoscopic decompression (PTED) is an ideal minimally invasive decompression technique for the treatment of lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) with degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis (...

    Authors: Rongbo Yu, Xiaokang Cheng and Bin Chen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:161
  16. The safety and efficacy of two-stage revision for culture-negative PJI remain controversial. This study analyzed outcomes after two-stage revision in patients with culture-negative and culture-positive peripro...

    Authors: Hanpeng Lu, Wenqi Wang, Hong Xu, Kai Zhou and Zongke Zhou
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:160
  17. Low bone mineral density affects 53% of women over age 65 in the US, yet many are unaware and remain untreated. Underdiagnosis of forearm osteoporosis and related fragility fractures represent missed warning s...

    Authors: Alana O’Mara, Faes Kerkhof, Deborah Kenney, Nicole Segovia, Paige Asbell and Amy L. Ladd
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:159
  18. One of the major contributors to disability in Knee osteoarthritis (KOA) patients is weakness in the Quadriceps Femoris muscle. Neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) has been used in rehabilitation for p...

    Authors: Azar Moezy, Soheila Masoudi, Ahmad Nazari and Arezoo Abasi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:158
  19. Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) rupture is a common orthopedic injury, occurring in roughly 68.6 per 100,000 persons annually, with the primary treatment option being ACL reconstruction. However, debate remai...

    Authors: Mason Garcia, Kaveh Momenzadah, Mohammad Javad Shariyate, Nadim Kheir, Mohammad Khak, Juan B Villarreal, Mohammadreza Abbasian, Alexandra F Flaherty, Philip Hanna, Arun Ramappa, Nikolaos K Paschos and Ara Nazarian
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:157
  20. Osteofibrous dysplasia (OFD) occurs most frequently in the tibia and may result in deformity and pathological fracture. Surgical treatment such as curettage or segment excision has been performed but remains c...

    Authors: Yanhui Jing, Zhiqiang Zhang, Yueqiang Mo, Dahui Wang, Chunxing Wu and Bo Ning
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:156
  21. The optimal agent for thromboprophylaxis following arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR) remains unclear, particularly in patients with a low baseline risk for venous thromboembolism (V...

    Authors: Hamidreza Yazdi, Arvin Eslami, Ali Torkaman, Omid Elahifar, Amir Kasaeian, Shaya Alimoghadam, Rojina Alimoghadam and Mansour Abolghasemian
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:154
  22. Periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) is a severe complication of joint arthroplasty that causes significant pain and economic loss. This study aimed to determine whether the current evidence supports single-st...

    Authors: Yong Zhao, Shaohua Fan, Zhangfu Wang, Xueli Yan and Hua Luo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:153
  23. Pedicle screw and lamina hook (PSLH) technique is an effective and popular method for direct pars repair of lumbar spondylolysis. There is a lack of studies to explore factors that may influence the healing of...

    Authors: Xinhu Guo, Zhuofu Li, Zhaoqing Guo and Weishi Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:152
  24. To date, there are no studies in the literature that define the internal structure of the Tampa Scale for Kinesiophobia (TSK) in patients with chronic neck pain based on factorial analysis. As such, we aimed t...

    Authors: Letícia Padilha Mendes, Cid André Fidelis-de-Paula-Gomes, André Pontes-Silva, Felipe Souza Barreto, Jocassia Silva Pinheiro, Aron Charles Barbosa da Silva, Flávio de Oliveira Pires, Plinio da Cunha Leal, Mariana Arias Avila and Almir Vieira Dibai-Filho
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:151
  25. The Bernese Periacetabular Osteotomy (PAO) has become a popular surgery for fixing development dysplasia of the hip, yet the most common concerns of the PAO population remains ambiguous. The aim of this study ...

    Authors: John M. Gaddis, Bretton Laboret, Ryan Bialaszewski, Elizabeth Bergman, Jenny LaCross, Edward Mulligan and Joel Wells
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:150
  26. Cortico-Steroid Injections (CSI) are commonly used to treat patients with Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome (GTPS) but it is unclear which patients will experience improvements in pain.

    Authors: Ben Foxcroft, Gareth Stephens, Tim Woodhead and Colin Ayre
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:149
  27. Current treatment concepts for simple elbow dislocation involve conservative and surgical approaches. The aim of this systematic review was to identify the superiority of one treatment strategy over the other ...

    Authors: Franziska Lioba Breulmann, Sebastian Lappen, Yannick Ehmann, Martin Bischofreiter, Lucca Lacheta and Sebastian Siebenlist
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:148
  28. This study aimed to investigate work-related musculoskeletal disorders (WMSDs), occupational stress, and health-related quality of life (HRQoL); identify the factors that affect HRQoL; and investigate the mode...

    Authors: Soo Jeong and Byoung-Hee Lee
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:147
  29. Dysferlinopathy is a phenotypically heterogeneous group of hereditary diseases caused by mutations in the DYSF gene. Early contractures are considered rare, and rigid spine syndrome in dysferlinopathy has been pr...

    Authors: Sergey N. Bardakov, Angelina A. Titova, Sergey S. Nikitin, Valentin Nikitins, Margarita O. Sokolova, Vadim A. Tsargush, Elena A. Yuhno, Oleg V. Vetrovoj, Pierre G. Carlier, Yana V. Sofronova, Аrtur А. Isaev and Roman V. Deev
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:146
  30. Frozen shoulder is a common medical condition, but the ideal therapeutic method is yet to be determined. Our aim was to analyze the pain-relieving effect of different treatment options used for the management ...

    Authors: Gábor Skaliczki, Krisztián Kovács, Imre Antal, Imre Sallai, Beáta Kovács, Zoltán Nyőgér, Áron Géresi, Balázs Kiss and Anna Várnagy
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:145
  31. Investigation of the association between leg axis alignment and biochemical MRI in young professional soccer players in order to identify a potential influence of the leg axis on cartilage regions at risk.

    Authors: D. Dalos, P. R. Marshall, M. Lissy, K. J. Maas, F. O. Henes, M. G. Kaul, H. Kleinertz, J. Frings, M. Krause, K. H. Frosch and G. H. Welsch
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:144
  32. Elderly patients with hip fracture who develop perioperative acute heart failure (AHF) have a poor prognosis. The aim of the present study is to investigate the potential risks of AHF in elderly hip-fracture p...

    Authors: Wei Zhao, Mingming Fu, Zhiqian Wang and Zhiyong Hou
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:143
  33. This study aims to compare the clinical outcomes and safety of a novel hand-held retractor system-assisted Wiltse TLIF with that P-TLIF and assess whether this hand-held retractor system assisted Wiltse TLIF c...

    Authors: Xing Shen, Fu Tao Li, Yong Quan Cheng, Ming Hui Zheng, Xin Qiang Yao, Hai Ming Wang, Jian Ting Chen and Hui Jiang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:142
  34. Anemia is a common complication of total hip arthroplasty (THA). In this study, we evaluated the preoperative risk factors for postoperative anemia after THA and developed a nomogram model based on related pre...

    Authors: Xiang Li, Hong-yang Jiang, Yong-jie Zhao, Si-zhuo Liu and Ling-xiao Pan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:141
  35. Quantitative sensory testing (QST) offers information regarding underlying mechanisms contributing to chronic pain (CP) in adults with musculoskeletal disorders. This review examined the use of QST measures in...

    Authors: Orla Deegan, Brona M Fullen, Ricardo Segurado and Catherine Doody
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:140
  36. Nail-patella syndrome (NPS) is a rare autosomal dominant disorder that is characterized by dysplasia of the nails, hypoplasia and/or dislocation of the patella and the presence of iliac horns. Using the CARE g...

    Authors: Kazuya Matsumoto, Yoshinori Matsumoto, Shoichi Nawachi, Yosuke Asano, Yu Katayama, Yoshia Miyawaki, Takayuki Katsuyama, Eri Katsuyama, Yoshihisa Nasu, Ken-Ei Sada and Jun Wada
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:139
  37. Hip osteoarthritis (OA) is a leading cause of chronic pain and disability worldwide. Self-management is vital with education, exercise and weight loss core recommended treatments. However, evidence-practice ga...

    Authors: Kim L. Bennell, Catherine Keating, Belinda Lawford, Bridget Graham, Michelle Hall, Julie A. Simpson, Fiona McManus, Brinley Hosking, Priya Sumithran, Anthony Harris, Maame Esi Woode, Jill J. Francis, Jennifer Marlow, Sharon Poh and Rana S. Hinman
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:138
  38. Increasing evidence suggests an association between Modic changes (MC) and subclinical infection and inflammatory reactions. However, the relationship between preoperative MC and surgical site infection (SSI) ...

    Authors: Yanhang Liu, Qian Chen, Yueran Wang and Jiangtao He
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:137
  39. Whether there is a difference in harvesting the semitendinosus tendon alone (S) or in combination with the gracilis tendon (SG) for the recovery of knee flexor strength after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) r...

    Authors: Angelo Matteucci, Johan Högberg, Ramana Piussi, Mathias Wernbom, Edoardo Franceschetti, Umile Giuseppe Longo, Kristian Samuelsson, Johan Lövgren and Eric Hamrin Senorski
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:136
  40. Over the past years, the field of prosthetics and orthotics has seen incredible innovations that used to be perceived as science fiction. This editorial aims to shed light on such exciting developments, explor...

    Authors: Gabriel Moisan and Christina Zong-Hao Ma
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:135
  41. This study aimed to investigate the relationship between femoral neck fractures and sarcopenia.

    Authors: Akihito Suto, Kengo Fujii, Takushi Nakatani, Kaishi Ogawa, Takumi Ichihara, Sayori Li, Kosuke Sato, Kousei Miura, Toru Funayama and Masashi Yamazaki
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:132
  42. Malignant femoral soft tissue tumors are occasionally resected together with the femoral nerves, but this can cause loss of knee extensor muscle activity. To the best of our knowledge, no previous reports have...

    Authors: Yuta Kubota, Yuta Tsubouchi, Masaya Anan, Masanori Kawano, Tatsuya Iwasaki, Ichiro Itonaga, Shinichi Ikeda, Masashi Kataoka, Hiroshi Tsumura, Nobuhiro Kaku and Kazuhiro Tanaka
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:131
  43. Observational studies have suggested that type 2 Diabetes Mellitus (DM2) is a potentially modifiable risk factor for lower BMD, but the causal relationship is unclear. This study aimed to examine whether the a...

    Authors: Jianbin Guan, Tao Liu, Hao Chen and Kaitan Yang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:130
  44. Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) procedures are considered to be more technically demanding than conventional total knee arthroplasty (TKA), requiring a longer learning curve and more expert surgical s...

    Authors: Riccardo D’Ambrosi, Danko Dan Milinkovic, Filippo Migliorini, Ilaria Mariani, Nicola Ursino and Timothy Hewett
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:128
  45. To Investigate the value of 3D printed guide-assisted percutaneous management of minimally displaced scaphoid waist fractures(Herbert’s B2) with delayed diagnosis or presentation.

    Authors: Cunmin Rong, Qinglin Zhang, Shaobo Zhu, Guanghui Zhang, Junhao Zeng, Qingluan Han and Yang Guo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:127

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