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  1. It is common practice to use a combination approach of computed tomography (CT) scan followed by upright radiographs when assessing traumatic thoracolumbar (TL) vertebral fractures. The purpose of this study w...

    Authors: Jason Laurita, Jason E. Brant, Kiera Degener-O’Brien, Spencer Smith, Arilene Godoy, Stephanie S. Radoslovich and Jung U. Yoo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:296
  2. Percutaneous screw placement, especially the insertion of LC2 screws, is technically demanding. Although the traditional LC2 bony canal spans the anterior inferior iliac spine (AIIS) to the posterior superior ...

    Authors: Jialiang Guo, Weichong Dong, Zhiwei Zhang, Ruipeng Zhang, Yingchao Yin, Wei Chen, Yingze Zhang and Zhiyong Hou
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:293
  3. Although many markers are used for diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infection (PJI), serological screening and diagnosis for PJI are still challenging. We evaluated the performance of serum D-lactate and comp...

    Authors: Yanyang Chen, Huhu Wang, Xiyao Chen, Hairong Ma, Jingjie Zheng and Li Cao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:292
  4. Low back pain (LBP) is one of the most common musculoskeletal disorders related to working. Due to the nature of nursing work, this problem is often seen in nurses, including those who work in the operating ro...

    Authors: Fereshteh Jalalvandi, Reza Ghasemi, Maryam Mirzaei and MohammadBagher Shamsi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:291
  5. Individuals describe both short and long term consequences after an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury. Functional impairments are well documented while psychological, social and contextual factors need t...

    Authors: Josefin Karlström, Maria Wiklund and Eva Tengman
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:290
  6. All-inside anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR) is a novel technique that has gained attention due to its minimally invasive and graft-saving properties. However, studies comparing MRI-based graft ...

    Authors: Rubing Lin, Qiuwen Zhong, Xiao Wu, Lei Cui, Rong Huang, Qianhua Deng, Jianwei Zuo, Changqing Jiang and Wei Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:289
  7. To determine the characteristics of cross-pin protrusion in patients treated with the reverse Rigidfix femoral fixation device for femoral tunnel preparation through the anteromedial portal in Arthroscopic ant...

    Authors: Zhongliu Luo, Yong Hu, Qingmin Han, Zhi Gao and Songmiao Cheng
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:288
  8. Today, intra-articular and juxta-articular osteoid osteomas are treated with arthroscopy and radiofrequency thermal ablation. However, for the case of an elbow joint, arguments are made for the use of a minima...

    Authors: Igor Knežević and Ivan Bojanić
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:287
  9. Rib head dislocation (RHD) in dystrophic scoliosis of type 1 neurofibromatosis (DS-NF1) is a unique disorder caused by skeletal dystrophy and scoliotic instability. No particular surgical manipulation is menti...

    Authors: Song Li, Saihu Mao, Yanyu Ma, Ben-long Shi, Zhen Liu, Ze-zhang Zhu, Jun Qiao and Yong Qiu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:285
  10. In wrist arthrograms, aberrant contrast material is frequently seen extending into the soft tissue adjacent to the ulnar styloid process. Since the prestyloid recess can mimic contrast leakage in CT arthrograp...

    Authors: Carsten Herbert Gietzen, Andreas Steven Kunz, Karsten Sebastian Luetkens, Henner Huflage, Georgios Christopoulos, Jörg van Schoonhoven, Thorsten Alexander Bley, Rainer Schmitt and Jan-Peter Grunz
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:284
  11. While pain is often the focus of clinical interventions, other clinical outcomes (e.g., discomfort, stiffness) might also contribute to patients’ functionality and well-being. Although researchers and clinicia...

    Authors: Martha Funabashi, Simon Wang, Alexander D Lee, Felipe C. K. Duarte, Brian Budgell, Peter Stilwell and Sheilah Hogg-Johnson
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:283
  12. Demands of physical work are related to musculoskeletal disorders, and hence, important to assess. The Physical Workload Questionnaire (PWQ) is based on 26 items related to physical workload. The PWQ has been ...

    Authors: Lise Grethe Kjønø, Rikke Munk Killingmo, Ørjan Nesse Vigdal, Margreth Grotle and Kjersti Storheim
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:282
  13. Experimental pain during gait has been shown to interfere with learning a new locomotor task. However, very few studies have investigated the impact of clinical pain on motor learning due to the challenges ass...

    Authors: Frédérique Dupuis, Benoit Pairot de Fontenay, Jason Bouffard, Marc Bouchard, Laurent J. Bouyer, Catherine Mercier and Jean-Sébastien Roy
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:281
  14. Periprosthetic femoral fractures (PFFs) represent a major cause for surgical revision after hip arthroplasty with detrimental consequences for patients. The Vancouver classification has been traditionally used...

    Authors: Clemens Schopper, Matthias Luger, Günter Hipmair, Bernhard Schauer, Tobias Gotterbarm and Antonio Klasan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:280
  15. The acromioclavicular (AC) and coracoclavicular (CC) ligaments are important stabilizers of the AC joint. We hypothesized that AC and trapezoid ligament injuries induce AC joint instability and that the clavic...

    Authors: Shimpei Kurata, Kazuya Inoue, Takamasa Shimizu, Mitsuyuki Nagashima, Hirakazu Murayama, Kenji Kawamura, Shohei Omokawa, Pasuk Mahakkanukrauh and Yasuhito Tanaka
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:279
  16. Different methods of acetabular reconstruction with total hip arthroplasty (THA) for Crowe II and III of adult developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) acetabular bone defect have been implemented clinically. ...

    Authors: Yuzhu Wang, Mincong Wang, Chengguo Li, Yoshihiro Nakamura, Liwei Deng, Go Yamako, Etsuo Chosa and Chenglong Pan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:277
  17. In Sweden, the incidence of a prosthetic joint infection (PJI) after a planned Total Hip Arthroplasty (THA) is 1.3%, but the worldwide incidence of PJI after THA is unknown. This study explores associations be...

    Authors: Maria Qvistgaard, Jonatan Nåtman, Jenny Lovebo, Sofia Almerud-Österberg and Ola Rolfson
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:275
  18. Osteoarthritis is a common and disabling condition that places heavy burden to individuals and healthcare systems. Patient education is a facilitator in the treatment decision making process, aiming to develop...

    Authors: Kangping Song, Siyi Zhu, Xiaona Xiang, Lin Wang, Suhang Xie, Huizhen Liu, Wenjie Yang and Chengqi He
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:274
  19. Minimally invasive separation surgery (MISS) is a safe and effective surgical technique, the current optimal treatment for spinal metastases. However, the learning curve for this technique has not been analyze...

    Authors: Jiaming Lin, Xiaojun Zhu, Qinglian Tang, Jinchang Lu, Huaiyuan Xu, Guohui Song, Chuangzhong Deng, Hao Wu, Yufeng Huang, Anfei Huang, Yanyang Xu, Hongmin Chen and Jin Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:273
  20. Guidelines for pain management and sick leave prescription were formulated and implemented in an occupational health services (OHS) in Finland to reduce work disability and sick leaves related to musculoskelet...

    Authors: Ritva Horppu, Ari Väänänen and Johanna Kausto
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:272
  21. Most degenerative rotator cuff tears (RCTs) are associated with a limited range of motion (ROM) of the shoulder joint. Additionally, patients with diabetes mellitus (DM) show a higher frequency of limited ROM....

    Authors: Issei Shinohara, Yutaka Mifune, Atsuyuki Inui, Hanako Nishimoto, Kohei Yamaura, Shintaro Mukohara, Tomoya Yoshikawa, Tatsuo Kato, Takahiro Furukawa, Yuichi Hoshino, Takehiko Matsushita and Ryosuke Kuroda
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:271
  22. Various surgical techniques for treating spondylodiscitis have been proposed, but the optimal surgical treatment remains controversial. In this study, we propose a new procedure that is implanting antibiotic-l...

    Authors: Xiaojie Tang, Jianyi Li, Chunxiao Wang, Fang Liu, Jianwei Guo, Jiangwei Tan, Qinyong Song, Haifei Cao and Yao Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:270
  23. During varied weather conditions, patients with osteoarthritis experience different severity of symptoms and signs. However, weather may also cause barriers or incentives for patients to seek medical services....

    Authors: Ruo-Yan Wu, Ren-Hao Pan, Chiung-Yi Wu, Chien-Lung Chan and Huan-Jui Yeh
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:269
  24. This study compared the incidence of postoperative venous thromboembolism (VTE) between meniscectomy and anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR) under arthroscopy and assessed whether ACLR increases t...

    Authors: Long Pang, Pengcheng Li, Hui Li, Xin Tang and Jing Zhu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:268
  25. Lateral femoral cutaneous nerve (LFCN) injury after total hip arthroplasty causes patient dissatisfaction. This cadaveric study aimed to assess the risk for LFCN injury after the direct anterior approach (DAA)...

    Authors: Taku Ukai, Kaori Suyama, Shogo Hayashi, Haruka Omura and Masahiko Watanabe
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:267
  26. The choice of femur stems during the hip arthroplasty procedures for patients with treatment failure of intertrochanteric fractures (ITF) remains controversial. We aimed to compare the surgical complication an...

    Authors: Hsuan-Hsiao Ma, Te-Feng Arthur Chou, Shang-Wen Tsai, Cheng-Fong Chen, Po-Kuei Wu and Wei-Ming Chen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:266
  27. The pathology of Preiser disease remains controversial, and treatment for Preiser disease has not yet been standardised. Preiser disease itself is rare, and although it can be found in children, its presentati...

    Authors: Taketsugu Fujibuchi, Hiroshi Imai, Akihiro Jono, Hiroshi Kiyomatsu and Hiromasa Miura
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:265
  28. Transverse ligament and posterior inferior tibiofibular ligament injuries have not been investigated till date because these are difficult to evaluate using standard magnetic resonance imaging. This study aime...

    Authors: Kousuke Shiwaku, Atsushi Teramoto, Kousuke Iba, Hidenori Otsubo, Tomoaki Kamiya, Hiroaki Shoji, Kota Watanabe and Toshihiko Yamashita
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:264
  29. Patients with congenital heart disease (CHD) are associated with an increased incidence of scoliosis, often with severe progression. We report a case of hemoptysis caused by rapid scoliosis progression subsequ...

    Authors: Kohei Yamaguchi, Masashi Uehara, Hiroki Oba, Terue Hatakenaka, Shugo Kuraishi, Shota Ikegami, Takashi Takizawa, Ryo Munakata, Takayuki Kamanaka, Yoshinari Miyaoka, Kiyohiro Takigiku and Jun Takahashi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:263
  30. Assessment of combined anterolateral ligament (ALL) and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury remains challenging but of high importance as the ALL is a contributing stabilizer of tibial internal rotation. T...

    Authors: Sandro Hodel, Carlos Torrez, Andreas Flury, Benjamin Fritz, Matthias R. Steinwachs, Lazaros Vlachopoulos and Sandro F. Fucentese
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:262
  31. Ultrasound examinations for syndesmosis injury might be useful for the quantitative evaluation of syndesmotic instability. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of ultrasound assessment by mea...

    Authors: Hiroaki Shoji, Atsushi Teramoto, Yasutaka Murahashi, Kota Watanabe and Toshihiko Yamashita
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:261
  32. Over the next decade, the number of osteoarthritis consultations in health care is expected to increase. Physiotherapists may be considered equally qualified as primary assessors as physicians for patients wit...

    Authors: Chan-Mei Ho-Henriksson, Mikael Svensson, Carina A Thorstensson and Lena Nordeman
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:260
  33. Healthy subjects showed normal variance of cervical spine reposition errors of approximately 2 degrees. Effects of experimental pain on cervical spine reposition errors were unknown; thus, the purpose of this ...

    Authors: Xu Wang, Ning Qu, Yang Wang, Jian Dong, Jianhang Jiao and Minfei Wu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:259
  34. Performance of functional capacity evaluation (FCE) may affect patients, self-efficacy to complete physical activity tasks. First evidence from a diagnostic before-after study indicates a significant increase ...

    Authors: Martin Schindl, Harald Zipko and Matthias Bethge
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:258
  35. Several interventions are established for treating patellofemoral instability in adults. Fewer exist for pediatric patients without damaging the epiphysis. The Ali Krogius (AK) method is currently still being ...

    Authors: Yannic Bangert, Felix Mittelstrass, Johannes Weisshorn, Sébastien Hagmann, Alexander Barié and Ayham Jaber
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:257
  36. Limited chondrocyte migration and impaired cartilage-to-cartilage healing is a barrier in cartilage regenerative therapy. Collagenase treatment and delivery of a chemotactic agent may play a positive role in c...

    Authors: Yuichiro Shiromoto, Yasuo Niki, Toshiyuki Kikuchi, Yasuo Yoshihara, Takemi Oguma, Koichi Nemoto, Kazuhiro Chiba, Arihiko Kanaji, Morio Matsumoto and Masaya Nakamura
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:256
  37. Lumbar radiculopathy is an extensively common complaint reported by patients of low back pain (LBP), resulting in several impairments. A comparatively novel technique, non-surgical spinal decompression (NSD), ...

    Authors: Fareeha Amjad, Mohammad A. Mohseni-Bandpei, Syed Amir Gilani, Ashfaq Ahmad and Asif Hanif
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:255
  38. This study was aimed to develop a novel dynamic measurement technique for testing the material properties and investigating the effect of continuous compression load on the structural and mechanical properties...

    Authors: Zhao-lin Teng, Xiong-gang Yang, Xiang Geng, Yan-jie Gu, Ran Huang, Wen-ming Chen, Chen Wang, Li Chen, Chao Zhang, Maimaitirexiati Helili, Jia-zhang Huang, Xu Wang and Xin Ma
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:254
  39. The classification of knee osteoarthritis is an essential clinical issue, particularly in terms of diagnosing early knee osteoarthritis. However, the evaluation of three-dimensional limb alignment on two-dimen...

    Authors: Kazuya Kaneda, Kengo Harato, Satoshi Oki, Yoshitake Yamada, Masaya Nakamura, Takeo Nagura and Masahiro Jinzaki
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:253
  40. Enhance recovery after surgery (ERAS) is a new and promising paradigm for spine surgery. The purpose of this study is to investigate the effectiveness and safety of a multimodal and evidence-based ERAS pathway...

    Authors: Xue Leng, Yaqing Zhang, Guanzhong Wang, Libangxi Liu, Jiawei Fu, Minghui Yang, Yu Chen, Jiawei Yuan, Changqing Li, Yue Zhou, Chencheng Feng and Bo Huang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:252
  41. Pelvic fractures are often associated with spine injury in polytrauma patients. This study aimed to determine whether concomitant spine injury influence the surgical outcome of pelvic fracture.

    Authors: Luis Navas, Natalie Mengis, Alexander Zimmerer, Jules-Nikolaus Rippke, Sebastian Schmidt, Alexander Brunner, Moritz Wagner, Andreas Höch, Tina Histing, Steven C. Herath, Markus A. Küper and Benjamin Ulmar
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:251
  42. Spinopelvic alignment is increasingly considered as an essential factor for maintaining an energy-efficient posture in individuals with normal or pathological status. Although several previous studies have sho...

    Authors: Mohammadreza Pourahmadi, Mohammad Sahebalam, Jan Dommerholt, Somayeh Delavari, Mohammad Ali Mohseni-Bandpei, Abbasali Keshtkar, César Fernández-de-Las-Peñas and Mohammad Ali Mansournia
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:250
  43. A link between tendinopathy and oxidative stress has been recently reported. Nicotinamide mononucleotide (NMN) is a precursor of nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide, which plays an important role in cell redox h...

    Authors: Kohei Yamaura, Yutaka Mifune, Atsuyuki Inui, Hanako Nishimoto, Takashi Kurosawa, Shintaro Mukohara, Yuichi Hoshino, Takahiro Niikura and Ryosuke Kuroda
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:249
  44. Osteoarthritis is one of the most common musculoskeletal problems. Pain is the most common complaint and the most significant cause of decreased health-related quality of life (HRQOL) among osteoarthritic pati...

    Authors: Mojahed Shalhoub, Mohammad Anaya, Soud Deek, Anwar H. Zaben, Mazen A. Abdalla, Mohammad M. Jaber, Amer A. Koni and Sa’ed H. Zyoud
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:248
  45. Meniscus root tear is an uncommon but detrimental injury of the knee. Hoop stress is lost during meniscus root tear, which can lead to excessive tibiofemoral contact pressure and early development of osteoarth...

    Authors: Cham Kit Wong, Gene Chi Wai Man, Xin He, Jonathan Patrick Ng, Alex Wing Hung Ng, Michael Tim Yun Ong and Patrick Shu Hang Yung
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:247
  46. This study aimed to investigate and compare sleep quality between patients with chronic temporomandibular disorder and healthy controls, and to analyze the association of sleep quality with disease characteris...

    Authors: Yeon-Hee Lee, Q-Schick Auh, Jung-Sub An and Tae Kim
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:246
  47. Lateral interbody release (LIR) via a transpsoas lateral approach is a surgical strategy to address degenerative lumbar scoliosis (DLS) patients with anterior autofusion of vertebral segments. This study aimed...

    Authors: Masanari Takami, Shunji Tsutsui, Yasutsugu Yukawa, Hiroshi Hashizume, Akihito Minamide, Hiroshi Iwasaki, Keiji Nagata, Ryo Taiji, Andrew J. Schoenfeld, Andrew K. Simpson and Hiroshi Yamada
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:245

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