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  1. In metaphyseo-diaphyseal (M-D) mismatched Dorr A femurs, it is difficult to achieve proper fixation with a type 1 stem. Proper interpretation of the geometry of the femur is integral at the preoperative stage ...

    Authors: Han Jin Lee, Hong Seok Kim and Jeong Joon Yoo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:124
  2. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of four different doses of verapamil on the mechanical behaviors of solid and the characteristics of fluid flow in cancellous bone of distal femur of ty...

    Authors: Xiaodan Wu, He Gong and Xiaorong Hu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:123
  3. End-stage osteoarthritis of the knee (OAK) is often treated by total knee arthroplasty (TKA). This intervention can significantly improve quality of life. However, many patients are dissatisfied with the outco...

    Authors: Nicole Schemmel, Lydia Ulrich, Julia Lauberger, Anke Steckelberg and Julia Lühnen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:120
  4. Intervertebral disc calcification (IDC) combined with calcification in children has been sporadically reported, while ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament (OPLL) in the cervical spine in pediatr...

    Authors: Cheng Ye, Mingliang Shi, Dong Xie, Hao Wu, Qing Chen and Lili Yang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:118
  5. Hip dysplasia is a condition where the acetabulum is too shallow to support the femoral head and is commonly considered a risk factor for hip osteoarthritis. The objective of this study was to develop a deep l...

    Authors: Martin Magnéli, Alireza Borjali, Eiji Takahashi, Michael Axenhus, Henrik Malchau, Orhun K. Moratoglu and Kartik M. Varadarajan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:117
  6. Instrumentation failure (IF) is a major complication associated with growth-sparing surgery for pediatric spinal deformities; however, studies focusing on IF following each surgical procedure are lacking. We a...

    Authors: Noriaki Yokogawa, Satoru Demura, Tetsuya Ohara, Ryoji Tauchi, Kosuke Takimura, Haruhisa Yanagida, Toru Yamaguchi, Kota Watanabe, Satoshi Suzuki, Koki Uno, Teppei Suzuki, Kei Watanabe, Toshiaki Kotani, Keita Nakayama, Norihiro Oku, Yuki Taniguchi…
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:115
  7. Approximately 80% of all proximal humeral fractures (PHFs) are non-displaced or minimally displaced fractures, which can be treated with conservative treatment. This study investigated the effect of interferen...

    Authors: Emine Duran, Berrin Durmaz, Funda Çalış Atamaz, Mehmet Resul Kadı and Levent Küçük
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:114
  8. Applying pretension by cyclic knee motion immediately before graft fixation in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction surgery decreases graft elongation during the postoperative course. However, the e...

    Authors: Manato Horii, Ryuichiro Akagi, Shotaro Watanabe, Takahiro Enomoto, Hiroaki Hosokawa, Seiji Ohtori and Takahisa Sasho
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:113
  9. The natural history of congenital scoliosis (CS) caused by hemivertebra varies greatly. This study aimed to explore the association between the morphology of hemivertebra and the severity of CS, since the diag...

    Authors: Tianhua Rong, Yang Jiao, Yizhen Huang, Erwei Feng, Heng Sun, Junduo Zhao and Jianxiong Shen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:112
  10. Hallux Valgus (HV) deformity is associated with misalignment in the sagittal plane that affects the first toe. However, the repercussions of the first toe hyperextension in HV have been scarcely considered. Th...

    Authors: Rosana Giménez-López and Carlos Barrios-Pitarque
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:111
  11. Little is known about the progression pattern of vertebral deformities in elderly patients with prevalent vertebral fractures. This population-based cohort study investigated the incidence, progression pattern...

    Authors: Koji Akeda, Kazuma Nakase, Junichi Yamada, Norihiko Takegami, Tatsuhiko Fujiwara and Akihiro Sudo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:110
  12. Teriparatide (TPTD) is a widely used anabolic agent for the treatment of osteoporosis. Several factors have been identified to be related to bone mineral density (BMD) increase in anti-osteoporosis treatment w...

    Authors: Meng Kong, Changtong Gao, Xiaona Luan, Cuiying Fan, Meng Hao, Canghai Jin, Jiangning Zhao, Hongyan Li, Jindong Zhao, Jian Luan, Yong Lin and Qiang Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:109
  13. Both instrumented and stand-alone lateral lumbar interbody fusion (LLIF) have been widely used to treat lumbar degenerative disease. However, it remains controversial as whether posterior internal fixation is ...

    Authors: Lianghai Jiang, Lantao Liu, Liang Dong, Zhengwei Xu, Xiaobo Zhang and Lixiong Qian
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:108
  14. A novel approach known as intraosseous regional administration (IORA) has emerged as a technique for delivering prophylactic antibiotics, and it results in higher tissue concentrations around the knee. It is h...

    Authors: Jing-Yu Zhang, Ling-Chen Ye, Yu-bo Liu, Xiao Yu, Xiang-Xin Zhang, Guang-Xiang Chen and Ren-Jie Xu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:106
  15. This review study aimed to evaluate the impact of therapeutic exercises on Upper-Crossed Syndrome (UCS). The study utilized a systematic review and meta-analysis approach to investigate the effects of various ...

    Authors: Simin Sepehri, Rahman Sheikhhoseini, Hashem Piri and Parisa Sayyadi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:105
  16. The shortcomings of plaster in water resistance, air permeability, skin comfort, fixed stability and weight of wearing are still to be solved. 3D printed cast can overcome the above shortcomings. At present, t...

    Authors: Ya-Ping Xiao, Hai-Jia Xu, Wen Liao and Zhang-Hua Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:104
  17. The role of acetabular and femoral component positions with respect to the risk of post-operative instability and dislocation remains debated. In this study, we aimed to identify potential risk factors for ear...

    Authors: Zhuokai Li, Yang Yang, Shengyang Guo, Ju Liu, Xiaoxiao Zhou and Houlin Ji
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:103
  18. This study aimed to reveal the posterior tibial slope (PTS) angle with 3 different methods in a large case group in the Turkish population. In addition, the reproducibility of the measurement methods used was ...

    Authors: Seyhmus Kavak and Sehmuz Kaya
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:102
  19. The hip joint capsule is an essential component of hip joint function and stability, and its thickness is closely associated with certain medical conditions, surgical outcomes, and rehabilitation treatments. C...

    Authors: Guanying Gao, Huaan Fang, Kaicheng Zhou, Zizhi Mo, Jiayang Liu, Lingyu Meng, Jianquan Wang and Yan Xu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:101
  20. A understanding of morphological characteristics are important to femoral neck fractures (FNFs) resulting in high rates of complications in the young and middle-aged adults and the detailed data is lack in the...

    Authors: Yingzhe Jin, Bohao Yin, Linyuan Shu, Zhiyuan Fan, Matthew C. Sherrier, Chenjun Liu, Hui Sun and Wei Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:100
  21. This study aims to assess the effectiveness of traditional Chinese exercise therapy in alleviating pain, improving sleep quality, and reducing symptoms of anxiety and depression among fibromyalgia patients.

    Authors: Xinzheng Wang and Hongbin Luo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:99
  22. This study aimed to compare radiological features and short-term clinical outcomes between open-wedge high tibial osteotomy (OWHTO) and tibial condylar valgus osteotomy (TCVO), to provide information facilitat...

    Authors: Takashi Higuchi, Hironobu Koseki, Akihiko Yonekura, Chieko Imai, Iku Tomonaga, Shinya Sunagawa, Umi Matsumura and Makoto Osaki
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:98
  23. Finite element analysis (FEA) was performed to investigate the biomechanical differences between different adjunct fixation methods for oblique lumbar interbody fusion (OLIF) and to further analyze its effect ...

    Authors: Zhengquan Xu, Qingcong Zheng, Liqun Zhang, Rongsheng Chen, Zhechen Li and Weihong Xu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:97
  24. To find out if three-dimensional printing (3DP) off-the-shelf (OTS) prosthesis is superior to titanium mesh cages in anterior cervical corpectomy and fusion (ACCF) when treating single-segment degenerative cer...

    Authors: Haoyu He, Lei Fan, Guohua Lü, Xinyi Li, Yunchao Li, Ou Zhang, Zejun Chen, Hui Yuan, Changyu Pan, Xiaoxiao Wang and Lei Kuang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:96
  25. Spinal cord injury (SCI) is a complex cause of rapid low bone mass that easily predisposes the affected individuals to osteoporosis-induced fractures. Several studies have investigated osteoporosis pathophysio...

    Authors: Jisun Lim and Onyoo Kim
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:95
  26. Robotic-assisted total knee arthroplasty (r-TKA) facilitates precise bone resection and lower limb alignment, yet accuracy and functional recovery for severe varus/valgus deformity is not well-documented. The ...

    Authors: Yang Yang, Lingjun Jiang, Xiaoxiao Zhou, Xiaobo Zhou, Haixiao Chen and Zhongyi Chen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:92
  27. To examine the association of current and childhood socioeconomic status (SES) with patient-reported functional status, quality of life and disability in patients with knee or hip osteoarthritis (OA).

    Authors: Julio Pisanty-Alatorre, Omar Yaxmehen Bello-Chavolla, Eduardo Vilchis-Chaparro and María Victoria Goycochea-Robles
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:91
  28. The intelligent knee osteoarthritis lifestyle app (iKOALA) has been co-developed with target users to extend the support for physical activity (PA) and musculoskeletal health, beyond short-term structured reha...

    Authors: Richard D.M. Stevenson, Enhad A. Chowdhury, Jesudas Lobo, Max J. Western and James L.J. Bilzon
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:90
  29. To translate and cross-culturally adapt the Extended Version of the Nordic Musculoskeletal Questionnaire (NMQ-E) into Persian (NMQ-E-P) and evaluate the psychometric properties in a general population with dif...

    Authors: Hamid Reza Mokhtarinia, Zahra Sadat Javadi Hosseini, Seyed Mohammadreza Shokouhyan and Charles Philip Gabel
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:89
  30. The flexion adduction internal rotation (FADIR) test is performed by the combined motions of hip flexion (with knee flexion), adduction, and internal rotation, and can often reproduce anterior hip pain consist...

    Authors: Masahiro Tsutsumi, Akari Saiki, Isao Yamaguchi, Akimoto Nimura, Hajime Utsunomiya, Keiichi Akita and Shintarou Kudo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:87
  31. The Disability of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand Outcome Measure (DASH) is a validated patient-reported outcome measure (PROM) for many upper extremity musculoskeletal disorders. In patients with severe traumatic ...

    Authors: Joonas Pyörny, Ida Neergård Sletten and Jarkko Jokihaara
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:86
  32. This retrospective cohort study aimed to investigate the natural history of talar avascular necrosis (AVN) during short-term outpatient follow-up and to identify the risk factors for progression to collapse an...

    Authors: Yoon Hyo Choi, Tae Hun Kwon, Ji Hye Choi, Dong Yeon Lee and Kyoung Min Lee
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:85
  33. The first metatarsophalangeal joint (MTPJ), which includes the first metatarsal and proximal phalanx, plays a crucial role in gait and impacts the windlass mechanism. Disruptions to this mechanism are implicat...

    Authors: Álvaro Gómez-Carrión, José Manuel Reguera-Medina, Ignacio Ayerra-Andueza, Juan Francisco Cortés-Morán, Alfonso Martínez-Nova and Rubén Sánchez-Gómez
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:84
  34. As a novel internal fixation for femoral neck fractures, the femoral neck system has some advantages for young Pauwels type III femoral neck fractures without clear biomechanical effects and mechanisms. Thus, ...

    Authors: Xiao Fan, Yimin Zhou, Shiyou Dai, Kecheng Lao, Qiliang Zhang and Tengbo Yu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:83
  35. The objective of this study was to investigate the correlation between lower limb alignment and patient outcomes after lateral unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (LUKA).

    Authors: Tong Zheng, Dehua Liu, Ziyue Chu, Yange Luo, Qunshan Lu, Baoqing Zhang and Peilai Liu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:82
  36. Symptomatic lumbar disc herniation (LDH) and lumbar isthmic spondylolisthesis (LIS) present significant challenges for military pilots, which may result in grounding if not effectively managed. Surgical treatm...

    Authors: Fengyuan Yang, Bowen Xie, Hongxing Zhang, Tianqi Li, Jian Mao, Zhiqiang Chen, Ye Peng, Tengfei Li, Siguo Sun, Jingyang Chen, Yufei Chen and Junjie Du
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:81
  37. Gait disorders and as a consequence, robotic rehabilitation techniques are becoming increasingly prevalent as the population ages. In the area of rehabilitation robotics, using lightweight single hip joint exo...

    Authors: Mahla Daliri, Mohammad Ghorbani, Alireza Akbarzadeh, Hossein Negahban, Mohammad H Ebrahimzadeh, Elham Rahmanipour and Ali Moradi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:80
  38. Currently, consensus is lacking on the necessity of internal fixation after reducing valgus-intercalated femoral neck fractures with abduction > 15°. This study employs finite element analysis to compare the b...

    Authors: Alimujiang Yusufu, Tusongjiang Yusupu, Abuduwupuer Haibier, Abudula Abulaiti and Jian Ran
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:79
  39. Osteoarthritis is a prevalent condition in frail older adults that requires hip or knee replacement in many patients. The aim of the study was to determine the impact of hip and knee arthroplasty on frailty.

    Authors: Tobias Kappenschneider, Philip Bammert, Günther Maderbacher, Felix Greimel, Lukas Parik, Dominik Emanuel Holzapfel, Amadeus Dominik Schraag, Julia Götz, Katrin Michalk, Joachim Grifka and Matthias Meyer
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:78
  40. To analyze the changes of plantar pressure in amateur marathon runners with flexor halluics longus (FHL) tendon injury using the Medtrack-Gait plantar pressure measurement system, and to explore whether the pl...

    Authors: Jianan Chen, Ping Zhang, liting Hou, Hailun Bao, Junfei Li and Jian Zhao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:77
  41. Insurance reimbursement provisions in South Korea limit osteoporosis medication availability for patients with T-scores exceeding − 2.5. This study aimed to evaluate the financial impact and fracture preventio...

    Authors: Seungju Cha, Minjeong Sohn, Hyowon Yang, Eric J. Yeh, Ki-Hyun Baek, Jeonghoon Ha and Hyemin Ku
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:76

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