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  1. For children with Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI), a rare genetic bone disease, walking can be difficult to carry out due to a combination of bone fragility and deformity, muscle weakness, joint hypermobility, an...

    Authors: Josefine E. Naili, Eva Åström, Josefin Löwing, Mikael Reimeringer and Kristina Löwing
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:560
  2. The inclusion of a connecting path in a porous implant can promote nutrient diffusion to cells and enhance bone ingrowth. Consequently, this study aimed to evaluate the biomechanical, radiographic, and histopa...

    Authors: Lien-Chen Wu, Yueh-Ying Hsieh, Ting-Shuo Hsu, Po-Yi Liu, Fon-Yih Tsuang, Yi-Jie Kuo, Chia-Hsien Chen, TIN Van Huynh and Chang-Jung Chiang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:559
  3. This prospective study aimed to compare the postoperative evaluation of the quadrant method measuring four points and Bernard method in femoral tunnel position evaluation on 3-Dimensional (3D) reconstructed co...

    Authors: Jingxin Li, Jie Yang, Zhaoguang Xu and Weican Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:558
  4. In this study, we aimed to investigate the effects of hyperbaric oxygen therapy and enoxaparin sodium, which are known to accelerate bone tissue healing as well as tendon and soft tissue healing, on the healin...

    Authors: Cafer Erman Aytekin, Yalcın Turhan, Zekeriya Okan Karaduman, Mehmet Arıcan, Sönmez Saglam, Sinem Kantarcıoglu Coskun and Veysel Uludag
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:556
  5. Concomitant knee injuries, such as meniscal tears, are observed in up to 80% of cases and can have a detrimental impact on outcomes following anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR). Over recent decad...

    Authors: Izzet Bingol, Saygin Kamaci, Ibrahim Kaya, Ali Aykut Fidanci, Mustafa Okan Ayvali, Naim Ata, M. Mahir Ulgu, Suayip Birinci, Ozgur Ahmet Atay and Alper Kaya
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:554
  6. Tranexamic acid (TXA) is a widely employed intervention in orthopedic surgeries to minimize blood loss and the need for postoperative transfusions. This study focuses on assessing the efficacy and safety of TX...

    Authors: Jun Xie and Shinkichi Himeno
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:553
  7. To evaluate the effectiveness of a sequential internal fixation strategy and intramedullary nailing with plate augmentation (IMN/PA) for bone reconstruction in the management of infected femoral shaft defects ...

    Authors: Xiaoyong Yang, Xiaoyan Xu, Junyi Li, Muguo Song, Han Sun, Hu Zhang, Xijiao Zhang, Yongqing Xu and Jian Shi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:552
  8. The high prevalence of diabetic kidney disease (DKD) in the United States necessitates further investigation into its impact on complications associated with total hip arthroplasty (THA). This study utilizes a...

    Authors: An-dong Zhou, Jie Ding, Qi Zhou, Qin-feng Yang, Xiang Cai, Yi Shi, Hui-yu Zou and Meng-yin Cai
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:551
  9. Knee osteoarthritis (KOA) is a prevalent chronic condition associated with significant pain, disability, and healthcare costs, particularly among the elderly population. Despite the considerable burden of KOA,...

    Authors: Farshad Amirkhizi, Soudabeh Hamedi-Shahraki and Mehran Rahimlou
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:550
  10. In chronic low back pain (CLBP), the relationship between spinal pathologies and paraspinal muscles fat infiltration remains unclear. This study aims to evaluate the relationship between MRI findings and paras...

    Authors: Heyi Gu†, Jingrui Hong†, Zhongwei Wang, Jiaxin Chen, Feng Yuan, Yuanming Jiang, Yingjuan Yang, Mingbin Luo, Zhenguang Zhang, Bo He, Yilong Huang and Li Sun
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:549
  11. Proprotein convertase subtilisin/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) inhibitors represent an effective strategy for reducing cardiovascular disease risk. Yet, PCSK9’s impact on osteoporosis remains unclear. Hence, we employe...

    Authors: Ding-Qiang Chen, Wen-Bin Xu, Ke-Yi Xiao, Zhi-Qiang Que, Jin-Yi Feng, Nai-Kun Sun, Di-Xin Cai and Gang Rui
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:548
  12. This study aimed to evaluate a new deep-learning model for diagnosing avascular necrosis of the femoral head (AVNFH) by analyzing pelvic anteroposterior digital radiography.

    Authors: Nima Rakhshankhah, Mahdi Abbaszadeh, Atefeh Kazemi, Soroush Soltan Rezaei, Saeid Roozpeykar and Masoud Arabfard
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:547
  13. Limited healing potential of the meniscus remains a burden for the successful repair of meniscus injuries in the orthopaedic fields. Silk-elastin (SE) is a novel recombinant protein with favorable properties f...

    Authors: Tadashi Inoue, Toshiya Kano, Tomoyuki Nakasa, Masakazu Ishikawa, Keiichiro Inoue, Shingo Kawabata, Shigeru Miyaki, Naosuke Kamei and Nobuo Adachi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:545
  14. We aimed to compare the clinical efficacy of inverted triangular cannulated compression screws combined with Gotfried positive or negative buttress reduction in the healing of femoral neck fractures.

    Authors: Gang Wang, Cui Tang, Yong Tang, Rui Wang, Tugang Shen, Chundao Xu, Jian Yu and Gaokai Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:544
  15. To assess the clinical outcomes and identify the ideal indication for implementing dorsal distal radioulnar joint (DRUJ) capsular imbrication after triangular fibrocartilage complex (TFCC) repair in cases of D...

    Authors: Chen-Wei Yeh, Cheng-En Hsu, Tsung-Yu Ho, Wei-Chih Wang, Alvin Kai-Xing Lee, Bor-han Wei and Yung-Cheng Chiu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:543
  16. In this study, we aimed to investigate the preoperative and postoperative anteroposterior position (AP) of the femur relative to the tibia in total knee arthroplasty (TKA) and assess the influence of change in...

    Authors: Tomofumi Kinoshita, Kazunori Hino, Tatsuhiko Kutsuna, Kunihiko Watamori, Hiroshi Kiyomatsu, Takashi Tsuda and Masaki Takao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:542
  17. Meniscal repair should be the gold standard. However, the meniscus is poorly vascularized and even an excellent meniscus repair may not heal. Therefore, numerous studies and systematic reviews have been carrie...

    Authors: David Mazy, Jessica Wang, Philippe Dodin, Daisy Lu, Florina Moldovan and Marie-Lyne Nault
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:541
  18. Extracellular matrix (ECM) remodeling in skeletal muscle is a significant factor in the development of sarcopenia. This study aims to evaluate changes in ECM remodeling in the lumbar paravertebral muscles of s...

    Authors: Xin-Chen Huang, Ji-Yao Ma, Chao Gao, Jia-Xin Chen, Chun-Li Li, Yi-Long Huang and Bo He
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:540
  19. All orthopaedic procedures, comprising foot and ankle surgeries, seemed to show a positive trend, recently. Bone grafts are commonly employed to fix bone abnormalities resulting from trauma, disease, or other ...

    Authors: Amir Human Hoveidaei, Amirhossein Ghaseminejad-Raeini, Sina Esmaeili, Amirmohammad Sharafi, Ali Ghaderi, Kasra Pirahesh, Alireza Azarboo, Basilia Onyinyechukwu Nwankwo and Janet D. Conway
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:539
  20. How to quickly read and interpret intraoperative ultrasound (IOUS) images of patients with degenerative cervical myelopathy (DCM) to obtain meaningful information? Few studies have systematically explored this...

    Authors: Wenfen Liu, Jiachun Li, Tao Shu, Qiao Ji, Xianxiang Wang, Renjie Li, Yajuan Sui, Danni He and Zuofeng Xu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:538
  21. Human intervertebral disk degeneration (IVDD) is a sophisticated degenerative pathological process. A key cause of IVDD progression is nucleus pulposus cell (NPC) degeneration, which contributes to excessive e...

    Authors: Guang Qian, Yueming Yu, Youhai Dong, Yang Hong and Minghai Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:537
  22. Hypertension is a common comorbidity of osteoarthritis (OA). Joint pain is the main clinical manifestation of OA. Knowledge about the relationship between hypertension and OA pain is limited. This study aimed ...

    Authors: Yao Liu and Guiying Du
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:536
  23. The study aimed to determine the grade of retraction and atrophy according to the time elapsed in traumatic isolated full-thickness supraspinatus (SS) tears in young patients.

    Authors: Gokhan Ilyas, Fikri Burak Ipci, Oguzhan Gokalp and Ercument Egeli
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:535
  24. The rotational change after using a flexible intramedullary (IM) nail for femoral shaft fractures has been a concern for many surgeons. Recently, a statistical shape model (SSM) was developed for the three-dim...

    Authors: Jae Jung Min, Soon-Sun Kwon, Kibeom Youn, Daehyun Kim, Ki Hyuk Sung and Moon Seok Park
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:534
  25. The Sauvé–Kapandji (S-K) method is a surgical procedure performed for chronic deformities of the distal radial ulnar joint (DRUJ). Changes to the joint contact surface from pre- to postoperatively under physio...

    Authors: Tomoaki Suzuki, Daisuke Momma, Nozomu Inoue, Eiji Kondo, Yuichiro Matsui and Norimasa Iwasaki
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:532
  26. The treatment of the displaced proximal humerus fractures (PHF) still facing a lot of unsolved problems. The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical effect of MultiLoc nails for the treatment of PHF and...

    Authors: Wei Chen, Zhenhua Zhang, Chunhui Zhu, Zhiwen Song and Zhiyuan Liu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:531
  27. Few studies have focused on the risk factors leading to postoperative blood transfusion after open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) of proximal humeral fractures (PHFs) in the elderly. Therefore, we desi...

    Authors: Lu-ying Chen, Ji-qi Wang, You-ming Zhao and Yong-zeng Feng
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:530
  28. Authors: Charles Philip Gabel, Antonio Cuesta‑Vargas, Almir Vieira Dibai‑Filho, Hamid Reza Mokhtarinia, Markus Melloh and Agnieszka Bejer
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:529

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  29. Epidemiological research on fractures in children under the age of two is of great importance to help understand differences between accidental and abusive trauma.

    Authors: Karen Rosendahl, Laura Tanturri de Horatio, Celine Habre, Susan C. Shelmerdine, Janina Patsch, Ola Kvist, Regina K. Lein, Domen Plut, Edvard J. Enoksen, Rien Avenarius, Lene B. Laborie, Thomas A. Augdal, Paolo Simoni, Rick R. van Rijn and Amaka C. Offiah
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:528
  30. This study investigated the effects of changes in motor skills from an educational video program on the kinematic and kinetic variables of the lower extremity joints and knee ligament load.

    Authors: Sungmin Kim, Jiho So, Youngju Jeon and Jeheon Moon
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:527
  31. Complex acetabular fractures involving quadrilateral areas are more challenging to treat during surgery. To date, there has been no ideal internal fixation for these acetabular fractures. The purpose of this s...

    Authors: Yong-De Wu, Xian-Zhong Mei, Wei-Fei Wu, Hong-Xi Zhang, Jie Liang and Xian-Hua Cai
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:526
  32. Pediatric ankle injuries are common; ankle epiphyseal fractures are also common in children. But isolated distal epiphyseal fibular fractures of the distal fibula are clinically rare. We describe one unusual c...

    Authors: Zhongbo Jiang, Liang Yue, Deheng Wang, Yanchen Liang, Cheng Jing and Yanbo Guo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:525
  33. The wrist joint is a complex anatomical structure, and various radiographic parameters are utilized to assess its normal alignment and orientation. Among these parameters are carpal height ratio (CHR) and ulna...

    Authors: Anas AR Altamimi, Monther A. Gharaibeh, Muntaser Abu Shokor, Moh’d S. Dawod, Mohammad N. Alswerki, Omar M. Al-Odat and Raghda H. Elkhaldi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:524
  34. Acute ankle injuries are commonly seen in emergency rooms, with significant social impact and potentially devastating consequences. While several clinical practice guidelines (CPGs) related to ankle injuries h...

    Authors: Najeeb Bsoul, Liang Ning, Leyi Cai, Davit Mazmanyan and Daniel Porter
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:523
  35. For the treatment of coronoid process fractures, medial, lateral, anterior, anteromedial, and posterior approaches have been increasingly reported; however, there is no general consensus on the method of fixat...

    Authors: Shi-Cheng Zhou, Sheng-Yu Jin, Qing-Yu Wang, Guang-Kai Ren, Chuan-Gang Peng, Yan-Bing Wang and Dan-Kai Wu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:522
  36. Previous studies have implicated rheumatoid arthritis as an independent risk factor for bone density loss. However, whether there is a causal relationship between rheumatic diseases and bone mineral density (B...

    Authors: Chen-xuan Hong, Yan-zheng Pan and Feng-bo Dai
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:521
  37. To compare 12-month spinal fusion surgery rates in the setting of low back pain among digital musculoskeletal (MSK) program participants versus a comparison cohort who only received usual care.

    Authors: Sandhya Yadav, Laura S. Gold, Qasim Hassan Zaidi, Raymond Hwang, Louie Lu and Grace Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:520
  38. At present, shoulder arthroscopy is usually used for treatment of rotator cuff injuries. There is still debate over the precise technique of using shoulder arthroscopy to treat partial articular-sided supraspi...

    Authors: Li Zhang, Zhanglu Fang, Yin Zhang, Xun Wang and Zheping Hong
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:519
  39. The practice of simultaneous bilateral unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (SBUKA) remains a topic of debate, particularly in patients with obesity. Thus, the purpose of this study was to assess the impact of b...

    Authors: Kuishuai Xu, Tianrui Wang, Tengbo Yu, Xia Zhao, Yingze Zhang and Liang Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:518
  40. Although previous studies have suggested a possible association between bone mineral density (BMD) and intervertebral disc degeneration (IDD), the causal relationship between them remains unclear. Evidence fro...

    Authors: Luming Li, Dawei Li, Ziming Geng, Zhenxin Huo, Yuxiang Kang, Xiangxiang Guo, Bing Yuan, Baoshan Xu and Tao Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:517
  41. Sacral screw loosening is a typical complication after internal fixation surgery through the vertebral arch system. Bicortical fixation can successfully prevent screw loosening, and how improving the rate of b...

    Authors: Guozheng Jiang, Luchun Xu, Yukun Ma, Jianbin Guan, Ningning Feng, Ziye Qiu, Shibo Zhou, Wenhao Li, Yongdong Yang, Yi Qu, He Zhao, Zeyu Li and Xing Yu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:516
  42. The purpose of this study is to compare radiological and clinical outcomes between alternate levels (C4 and C6) and all levels mini-plate fixation in C3-6 unilateral open-door laminoplasty.

    Authors: Feng-Yu Liu, Jin-He Yu, Li-Shuang Huo, De-Jing Meng, Kuan Lu, Zhao Liu, Liang Ren and Xian-Ze Sun
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:515
  43. Comminuted coronal shear fractures of the distal humerus represent rare injuries and are difficult to treat, especially comminuted capitellum and trochlear fractures (Dubberley Type III). The on-table reconstr...

    Authors: Il-Hyun Koh, Jung Jun Hong, Ho-Jung Kang, Yun-Rak Choi and Ji-Sup Kim
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:514
  44. The comprehensive core set for knee dysfunction was developed to classify the functioning of people with any knee dysfunction. To be used as a clinical instrument to measure the functioning of people with knee...

    Authors: Andersom Ricardo Fréz, Geide Rosa Coelho, Bruno de Barros Pereira, Aline Cristiane Binda and Cristina Maria Nunes Cabral
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:512
  45. Crowe IV developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) is a catastrophic hip disease. Moreover, obtaining ideal clinical efficacy in conventional total hip arthroplasty (THA) is often difficult. In this study, we a...

    Authors: Cheng Yang, Donghai Li, Shuo Sun, Zhouyuan Yang and Pengde Kang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:510
  46. The lumbar vertebra and paraspinal muscles play an important role in maintaining the stability of the lumbar spine. Therefore, the aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between paraspinal muscl...

    Authors: Jiaxin Chen, Yilong Huang, Yingjuan Yang, Zhongwei Wang, Derong Zhao, Mingbin Luo, Fushun Pu, Juntao Yang, Zhenguang Zhang and Bo He
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:509

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