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  1. Lateral ankle sprains are highly prevalent and result in tissue damage, impairments of muscle strength, instability, and muscle activation. Up to 74% will experience ongoing symptoms after a lateral ankle spra...

    Authors: Luuk J.F. Siemes, Maarten P. van der Worp, P. Henk J.A. Nieuwenhuijzen, Niki M. Stolwijk, Thomas Pelgrim and J. Bart Staal
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:786
  2. Little is known about knee mechanics and muscle control after augmented ACL repair. Our aim was to compare knee biomechanics and leg muscle activity during walking between the legs of patients 2 years after In...

    Authors: Linda Bühl, Sebastian Müller, Corina Nüesch, Katherine A. Boyer, Erica Casto, Annegret Mündermann and Christian Egloff
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:785
  3. Congenital talipes equinovarus (clubfoot) is a common musculoskeletal anomaly, with a suspected multifactorial etiopathogenesis. Herein, we used publicly available data to ascertain liveborn infants with clubf...

    Authors: Paula L. Hedley, Ulrik Lausten-Thomsen, Kristin M. Conway, Klaus Hindsø, Paul A. Romitti and Michael Christiansen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:784
  4. Telehealth has emerged as an alternative model for treatment delivery and has become an important component of health service delivery. However, there is inconsistency in the use of terminologies and a lack of...

    Authors: Junior V. Fandim, Rana S. Hinman, Cecilie K. Øverås, Saurab Sharma, Joletta Belton, Vinícius C. Oliveira, Blake F. Dear, Romy Parker, Babita Ghai, Kim L. Bennell, Paulo Ferreira, Jan Hartvigsen and Bruno T. Saragiotto
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:783
  5. To determine whether superoxide dismutase (SOD) and glutathione reductase (GR) correlated with the intervertebral disc degeneration (IDD) severity and the postoperative spinal fusion rate in lumbar spinal sten...

    Authors: Youfeng Guo, Yu Zhou, Haihong Zhao, Tao Hu and Desheng Wu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:782
  6. Patients with ankylosing spondylitis often have fusions in the spine and sacroiliac joints, such that it is difficult to compensate for leg length discrepancy (LLD).

    Authors: Chae-Jin Im, Chan Young Lee, Jae Young Beom, Min-Gwang Kim, Taek-Rim Yoon and Kyung-Soon Park
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:781
  7. Proximal humeral fractures (PHFs) are 3rd commonest fragility fractures and cause significant functional impairment. This paper sought to determine impact of rehabilitation compliance on the clinical outcomes for...

    Authors: Ming Foo Kenneth Nah, Michelle Jessica Pereira, Mani Hemaavathi, Shiyun Winnie Wong, Chien Joo Lim and Bryan Yijia Tan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:778
  8. Muscle pain and stiffness are strictly interconnected. Injuries frequently occur during sport activities, causing muscle pain, with or without stiffness, and require effective as well as fast-acting treatments...

    Authors: Stefano Picotti, Luca Forte and Jo Serrentino
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:777
  9. With the aging of the population, the incidence of medial femoral neck fractures is likely to increase, and along them the need for total hip replacement. The present study aimed to analyze whether the use of ...

    Authors: Alberto Di Martino, Davide Pederiva, Matteo Brunello, Leonardo Tassinari, Giuseppe Geraci, Niccolò Stefanini and Cesare Faldini
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:776
  10. Current studies on how external perturbations impact gait dynamics have primarily focused on the changes in the body's center of mass (CoM) during treadmill walking. The biomechanical responses, in particular ...

    Authors: Yunchao Zhu, Ji Huang, Xin Ma and Wen-Ming Chen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:775
  11. A different utilization of health care services due to socioeconomic status on the same health plan contradicts the principle of equal treatment. We investigated the presence and magnitude of socioeconomic dif...

    Authors: Falko Tesch, Jochen Schmitt, Patrik Dröge, Christian Günster, Andreas Seidler, Johannes Flechtenmacher, Burkhard Lembeck, Bernd Kladny, Dieter Christian Wirtz, Fritz-Uwe Niethard and Toni Lange
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:774
  12. Through bioinformatics analysis to identify the hub genes of Intervertebral disc degeneration (IVDD) associated with basement membranes (BMs) and find out the potential molecular targets and drugs for BMs-rela...

    Authors: Zelin Zhou, Weicheng Qin, Peng Zhang, Jiahui He, Zhaojun Cheng, Yan Gong, Guangye Zhu, De Liang, Hui Ren, Xiaobing Jiang and Yuping Sun
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:772
  13. Bisphosphonate medications, including alendronate, ibandronate and risedronate administered orally and zoledronate, administered intravenously, are commonly prescribed for the treatment of osteoporosis based o...

    Authors: Simon Bishop, Melanie Jay Narayanasamy, Zoe Paskins, Nadia Corp, Anastasios Bastounis, Jill Griffin, Neil Gittoes, Jo Leonardi-Bee, Tessa Langley and Opinder Sahota
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:770
  14. Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome (GTPS) is a common chronic musculoskeletal condition that may affect physical function, quality of life and sleep. The Victorian Institute of Sport Assessment-Gluteal questio...

    Authors: Håkon Sveinall, Per Kristian Wenstad, Angela M. Fearon, Gjermund Skyttemyr, Elisabeth Thornes, Heléne Engberg Skaara, Niels Gunnar Juel, Jens Ivar Brox, Cecilie Roe and Marianne Bakke Johnsen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:769
  15. Numerous studies have been published on the use of 1,2-intercompartmental supra-retinacular artery (ICSRA) as a pedicled vascularised bone graft (PVBG) in scaphoid fracture non-union, however, only very few st...

    Authors: Mark Bugeja, Jordan Calleja, Tim Drew and Gor Poghosyan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:768
  16. Radiofrequency ablation is an increasingly used surgical option for ablation, resection and coagulation of soft tissues in joint arthroscopy. One of the major issues of thermal ablation is the temperature moni...

    Authors: Umile Giuseppe Longo, Francesca De Tommasi, Giuseppe Salvatore, Alberto Lalli, Daniela Lo Presti, Carlo Massaroni and Emiliano Schena
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:766
  17. Arthroscopic Bankart repair is the most common procedure in patients with anterior shoulder instability. Various repair techniques using suture anchors have been used to improve the strength of fixation and su...

    Authors: Jun-Ho Kim, Bon-Ki Koo, Ki Hyeok Ku and Myung Seo Kim
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:765
  18. Shoulder pain is a common clinical problem after laparoscopic surgeries. The use of non-pharmacological massage and transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation (TENS) as an adjunct to routine treatment is incr...

    Authors: Mobin Mottahedi, MohammadBagher Shamsi, Samira Fatahi Babani, Shahrbanoo Goli and Parisa Rizevandi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:764
  19. Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) used for osteoarthritis (OA) in primary care may cause gastrointestinal or renal injury. This study estimated adherence to two quality indicators (QIs) to optimize...

    Authors: Joshua T. Swan, Elsie Rizk, Phuong Y Duong, Bader M. Alghamdi, Navjot Kaur, Sudha Nagaraj, Anthony E. Brown, Eleazar Flores, Nathan Spence and Sharla Tajchman
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:761
  20. The purpose of this paper is to evaluate the clinical and radiographic outcomes of oblique lumbar interbody fusion (OLIF) to perform in L4/5 degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis (DLS) patients who diagnosed w...

    Authors: Renjie Li, Yijie Liu, Yi Zhu, Minhua Lu and Weimin Jiang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:760
  21. Arthroscopic technique procedures was wide accepted for the treatment of chronic ankle instability (CAI). But little acknowledge was involved to the bony landmarks and anatomic features of different bundles of...

    Authors: Xin Xie, Linxin Chen, Cunshuai Fan, Shouyi Song, Yin Yu, Chen Jiao and Yanbin Pi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:759
  22. Hollow screw internal fixation is commonly used in clinical treatment of impacted femoral neck fractures. Previous studies have demonstrated a correlation between the preoperative posterior tilt angle of the f...

    Authors: Bo Cong and Haiguang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:758
  23. The aim of this study was to construct a lateral classification system for nontraumatic osteonecrosis of femoral head (NONFH) through three-dimensional reconstruction of the necrotic area to assist in evaluati...

    Authors: Tianye Lin, Wensheng Zhang, Xiaoming He, Mincong He, Ziqi Li, Wei He, Zhenqiu Chen, Qingwen Zhang and Qiushi Wei
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:757
  24. Both closed platform and open platform robotic-assisted total hip arthroplasty (THA) have recently been recommended as a viable treatment option for achieving accurate positioning of components. Yet, limited s...

    Authors: Teng-Feng Zhuang, Chong-Jie Wu, Si-Min Luo, Wen-Rui Wu, Jun-Yuan Chen, Zhen-Gang Zha, Song-Wei Huan and Ning Liu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:756
  25. The management of shoulder pain is challenging for primary care clinicians considering that 40% of affected individuals remain symptomatic one year after initial consultation. Developing tailored knowledge mob...

    Authors: Véronique Lowry, François Desmeules, Diana Zidarov, Patrick Lavigne, Jean-Sébastien Roy, Audrey-Anne Cormier, Yannick Tousignant-Laflamme, Kadija Perreault, Marie-Claude Lefèbvre, Simon Décary and Anne Hudon
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:755
  26. The aim of this study was to investigate (1) whether fracture pattern and age are associated with local bone quality (LBQ), and (2) whether a scoring system based on these variables is able to predict LBQ in p...

    Authors: Sam Razaeian, Okba Al Marhi, Birgitt Wiese, Dafang Zhang, Panagiotis Bouklas, Christian Krettek and Nael Hawi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:754
  27. Genu valgum is considered to be a risk factor for patellar instability. Correction of valgus alone or combined with a tibial tuberosity medialization has been described. However, changes occurring in the tibia...

    Authors: Volkan Gür, Furkan Yapici, İzzet Özay Subaşi, Mehmet Burak Gökgöz, Oğuzhan Tanoğlu, Nizamettin Koçkara and Nevzat Reha Tandoğan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:753
  28. Studies have shown that pedicle screw placement using navigation can potentially reduce radiation exposure of surgical personnel compared to conventional methods. Spinal navigation is based on an interaction o...

    Authors: Nils Beisemann, Jula Gierse, Eric Mandelka, Frank Hassel, Paul A. Grützner, Jochen Franke and Sven Y. Vetter
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:752
  29. Hereditary and wild-type transthyretin-mediated (ATTRv and ATTRwt) amyloidoses result from the misfolding of transthyretin and aggregation of amyloid plaques in multiple organ systems. Diagnosis of ATTR amyloi...

    Authors: Emre Aldinc, Courtney Campbell, Finn Gustafsson, Abigail Beveridge, Richard Macey, Laura Marr, Catherine Summers and Dafang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:751
  30. To examine the impact of sacroiliac screw position and length on the biomechanical properties of triangular osteosynthesis in treating unilateral vertical sacral fractures and provide a clinical reference.

    Authors: Yupeng Ma, Tao Huang, Weiwei Liu, Huanyu Hong, Yong Zhao, Jiangtao Lin and Yu Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:750
  31. The femoral neck system (FNS) is commonly used for internal fixation of femoral neck fractures and has shown promising results. However, we have observed cases of peri-implant subtrochanteric femur fractures a...

    Authors: John C. Fisher III, Christopher Gerzina, Kaitlin Rush and Cyrus Caroom
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:749
  32. Aging is frequently associated with impairments of the musculoskeletal system and many elderly people experience joint discomfort or pain which might reduce their ability to move and consequently alter their q...

    Authors: Henrotin Yves, Julie Herman, Melanie Uebelhoer, Fabien Wauquier, Line Boutin-Wittrant, Anne-Françoise Donneau, Justine Monseur, Variance Mokam Fotso, Marie Duquenne, Mélanie Wagner, Elodie Bouvret, Bérénice Costes and Yohann Wittrant
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:748
  33. To explore whether combining the Hounsfield unit (HU) values and vertebral bone quality (VBQ) scores can improve the BMD assessment in patients with lumbar degenerative diseases.

    Authors: Wenshuai Li, Houze Zhu, Hongsen Tian, Tong Tong, Zijian Hua, Xuan Zhao, Yong Shen and Linfeng Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:747
  34. This study was designed to highlight internal fixation by intramedullary K-wires for displaced distal forearm fractures among children and analyze the results of this technique. We hypothesize that physis-spar...

    Authors: Mohamed I. Abulsoud, Ahmed Saied Mohammed, Mohammed Elmarghany, Ahmed Elgeushy, Ehab Elzahed, Mohamed Moawad, Ehab A. Elshal, Mohamed F. Elhalawany, Yahia A. Hassanein, Amr A. Fouad and Ahmed R. Zakaria
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:746
  35. Femoral neck fractures are associated with substantial morbidity and mortality for older adults. Total hip arthroplasty (THA) and hemiarthroplasty (HA) are widely used in elderly patients with displaced femora...

    Authors: Santong Luo, Wupeng Qin, Lizhi Yu, Raoshan Luo and Weiming Liang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:745
  36. To establish a finite element model of meniscus horizontal cleavage and partial resection, to simulate the mechanical changes of knee joint under 4 flexion angles, and to explore what is the optimal surgical p...

    Authors: Hao Chen, Lantao Liu and Youlei Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:744
  37. In psoriatic arthritis (PsA) there is a theoretical risk of increased disease activity related to strenuous physical activity, including exercise. We evaluated the effect of high intensity interval training (H...

    Authors: Ruth Stoklund Thomsen, Tom Ivar Lund Nilsen, Glenn Haugeberg, Beathe Sitter, Arthur Kavanaugh, Susanne Juhl Pedersen and Mari Hoff
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:743
  38. This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of arthroscopic sciatic neurolysis for treating deep gluteal syndrome (DGS) and to analyse the application value of high-frequency ultrasound during perioperative period.

    Authors: Guanjun Sun, Weili Fu, Qingshan Li and Yi Yin
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:742
  39. Distal radius fractures are common fractures in older adults and associated with increased risk of future functional decline and hip fracture. Whether lower limb muscle strength and balance are impaired in thi...

    Authors: Colin Forde, Philippa JA Nicolson, Charlotte Vye, Jessica CH Pun, Warren Sheehan, Matthew L Costa, Sarah E Lamb and David J Keene
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:741
  40. Ischemic time is a key factor in satisfactory functional results after forearm replantation. In this study, we provide a detailed description of our surgical technique, the temporary screw plate fixation techn...

    Authors: Dong Hee Kim, Hyo Seok Jang, Sang Ho Kwak, Sung Yoon Jung, Jongmin Jeon, Hak Sang Kim and Sang Hyun Lee
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:740
  41. Although diabetes is considered a major risk factor for carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS), the characteristics of diabetic CTS have not been fully understood.

    Authors: Dougho Park, Sang-Eok Lee, Jae Man Cho, Joong Won Yang, ManSu Kim and Heum Dai Kwon
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:739
  42. Ni-Ti memory alloys are unusual materials for hard-tissue replacement because of their unique superelasticity, good biocompatibility, high strength, low specific gravity, low magnetism, wear resistance, corros...

    Authors: Minzheng Guo, Baochuang Qi, Jun Li, Xiangwen Shi, Haonan Ni, Hongxin Shi, Junxiao Ren, Xizong Zhou, Tao Ye, Ling Yao, Yongqing Xu, Meichao Zhang and Chuan Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:738
  43. As an indicator to evaluate the risk of fracture in diffuse idiopathic skeletal hyperostosis, the maximum number of vertebral bodies’ bone cross-linked with contiguous adjacent vertebrae (max VB) was developed...

    Authors: Mitsuru Furukawa, Reo Shibata and Kunimasa Okuyama
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:736

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