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  1. Low back pain (LBP) is one of the most common reasons for consultation in general practice. Currently, LBP is categorised into specific and non-specific causes. However, extravertebral causes, such as abdomina...

    Authors: Anna Kunow, Julia Freyer Martins Pereira and Jean-François Chenot
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:363
  2. Identifying remission is of high importance in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) because remission is associated with less structural progression. We investigated the efficacy of a new optical imaging device, HandScan...

    Authors: Charline Rinkin, Olivier Malaise, Florane Chauveheid, Caroline Gerard, Laurence Seidel, Michel Malaise and Clio Ribbens
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:361
  3. Increasing research suggests that paraspinal muscle fat infiltration may be a potential biological marker for the assessment of osteoporosis. Our aim was to investigate the relationship between lumbar paraspin...

    Authors: Ze Li, Junrong Chen, Jian Yang, Ran Wang and Wenbin Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:360
  4. With the increasing incidence of steroid-induced necrosis of the femoral head (SNFH), numerous scholars have investigated its pathogenesis. Current evidence suggests that the imbalance between lipogenesis and ...

    Authors: Tianyi Yuan, Hongjiang Liu, Maimaitiyibubaji Abudoukadier, Zengqiang Yang, Zhiheng Zhou and Yong Cui
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:359
  5. Little is known about why patients with low back pain (LBP) respond differently to treatment, and more specifically, to a lumbar stabilization exercise program. As a first step toward answering this question, ...

    Authors: Christian Larivière, Richard Preuss, Marie-France Coutu, Michael J. Sullivan, Nicolas Roy and Sharon M. Henry
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:358
  6. Rotator cuff tendinopathy (RCT) is a widespread musculoskeletal disorder and a primary cause of shoulder pain and limited function. The resulting pain and limited functionality have a detrimental impact on the...

    Authors: Xiali Xue, Qingfa Song, Xinwei Yang, Amila Kuati, Hao Fu and Guoqing Cui
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:357
  7. Intervertebral disc degeneration (IVDD) is a common degenerative condition leading to abnormal stress distribution under load, causing intervertebral stenosis, facet joint degeneration, and foraminal stenosis....

    Authors: Yongai Li, Runzhi Huang, Jianxin Ye, Xiaying Han, Tong Meng, Dianwen Song and Huabin Yin
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:356
  8. While suture anchors are widely used in medical procedures for their advantages, they can sometimes lead to complications, including anchor prolapse. This article presents a unique case of suture anchor prolap...

    Authors: Ahmad Alhaskawi, Haiying Zhou, Yanzhao Dong, Sohaib Hasan Abdullah Ezzi, Xiaodi Zou, Zhou Weijie, Fangyu Yi, Sahar Ahmed Abdalbary and Hui Lu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:355
  9. This study aimed to investigate the impact of nursing interventions on the rehabilitation outcomes of patients after lumbar spine surgery and to provide effective references for future postoperative care for p...

    Authors: Jun Liang, Liyan Wang, Jialu Song, Yu Zhao, Keyan Zhang, Xia Zhang, Cailing Hu and Dong Tian
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:354
  10. Recent advancements in and the proliferation of autonomous mobility technology, such as intelligent wheelchairs, have made it possible to provide mobility services for patients with reduced mobility due to mus...

    Authors: Hiroshi Takahashi, Kenji Suzuki, Tomofumi Nishino, Yosuke Shibao, Hiroshi Noguchi, Akihiro Kanamori, Tomokazu Yoshioka, Naoya Kikuchi, Daisuke Nozawa, Hajime Mishima, Masao Koda and Masashi Yamazaki
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:352
  11. The current report investigates fusion rates and patient-reported outcomes following lumbar spinal surgery using cellular bone allograft (CBA) in patients with risk factors for non-union.

    Authors: Anthony Russo, Daniel K Park, Todd Lansford, Pierce Nunley, Timothy A Peppers, Joshua J Wind, Hamid Hassanzadeh, Joseph Sembrano, Jung Yoo and Jonathan Sales
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:351
  12. Metacarpal shaft fracture is a common type of hand fracture. Numerous studies have explored fixing transverse fractures in the midshaft of the metacarpal bone. However, this section of the metacarpal bone is o...

    Authors: Yung-Cheng Chiu, Tsung-Yu Ho, Cheng-En Hsu, Chen-Wei Yeh, Yen-Nien Ting, Ming-Tzu Tsai and Jui-Ting Hsu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:350
  13. Although it is generally believed that the femoral neck fracture is related to the femoral neck geometric parameters (FNGPs), the association between the risk of osteoporotic fracture of the femoral neck and F...

    Authors: Lin Li, Yi Shen, Li-Hua Tan, Hong Zhang, Ru-Chun Dai, Ling-Qing Yuan, Zhi-Feng Sheng and Xi-Yu Wu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:349
  14. To compare the treatment effectiveness of digitized and 3D-printed repositioning splints with that of conventional repositioning splints in the treatment of anterior displacement of the temporomandibular joint...

    Authors: Xiao Jin and Wang Chi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:348
  15. Cervical kinesthesia is an important part of movement control and of great importance for daily function. Previous research on kinesthesia in whiplash-associated disorders (WAD) has focused on grades I-II. Mor...

    Authors: Harpa Ragnarsdottir, Gunnel Peterson, Magnus K Gislason, Gudny L Oddsdottir and Anneli Peolsson
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:346
  16. Individual goal setting is a fundamental element in self-management supportive interventions, serving to guide actions and enhance motivation for engagement. Despite this, little is known about the goals peopl...

    Authors: Mette H.M. Gregersen, Kristine R. Nielsen, Nana H. Lynge, Bibi D. Heiberg, Jan Hartvigsen, Greg Kawchuk and Alice Kongsted
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:339
  17. The application of a growing rod technique can retain the growth and development potential of the spine and thorax while controlling the progression of scoliosis deformity. Theoretically, convex side short fus...

    Authors: Weiwei Zhu, Xuejun Zhang, Jun Cao, Baihui Zhang, Wenhao Chen, Yunsong Bai, Dong Guo and Ziming Yao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:338
  18. This study aimed to compare cervical sagittal parameters and clinical outcomes between patients undergoing cervical laminoplasty(CL) and those undergoing lateral mass screw fixation(LMS).

    Authors: Tao Liu, Jianzhou Zhang, Longlian Deng, Mengzi He, Shuo Tian, Wenyuan Ding, Zheng Wang and Dalong Yang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:337
  19. An optimized fit of the tibial component to the resection platform and correct rotational alignment are critical for successful total knee arthroplasty (TKA). However, there remains controversy regarding the s...

    Authors: Ziming Zhang, Tiantian Zhang, Le Zhang, Zehua Chen, Haoming Zhao, Jianjun Kuang and Liang Ou
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:336
  20. This study analysed changes in gait and pedobarography and subjective and functional outcomes after isolated Chopart joint injury.

    Authors: Charlotte Cibura, Raimund Lülsdorff, Thomas Rosteius, Alexis Brinkemper, Maria Bernstorff, Birger Jettkant, Periklis Godolias, Tim Ramczykowski, Matthias Königshausen, Thomas A. Schildhauer and Christiane Kruppa
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:335
  21. The natural history of the congenital spinal deformity and its clinical magnitude vary widely in human species. However, we previously reported that the spinal deformities of congenital scoliosis mice did not ...

    Authors: Haruki Ueda, Takuya Iimura, Satoshi Inami, Hiroshi Moridaira, Takuya Yazawa, Yoshiteru Seo and Hiroshi Taneichi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:334
  22. Total joint arthroplasty as a surgical treatment option for trapeziometacarpal joint arthritis is recently revived. The aim of this study is to report on mid- and long-term results of the Elektra (single-mobil...

    Authors: Pia-Elena Frey, Christin Bühner, Florian Falkner, Leila Harhaus and Benjamin Panzram
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:332
  23. The term ‘physiological motion of the spine’ is commonly used although no proper definition exists. Previous work has revealed a consistent sequence of cervical segmental contributions in 80–90% of young healt...

    Authors: Valérie N. E. Schuermans, Anouk Y. J. M. Smeets, Alexander Breen, Jonathan Branney, Inez Curfs, Henk van Santbrink and Toon F. M. Boselie
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:330
  24. Superior mesenteric artery (SMA) syndrome, also known as Wilkie’s syndrome, is a rare but serious complication following scoliosis correction surgery. It occurs as a result of mechanical compression of third p...

    Authors: Tushar Rathod, Yash Prakash Ved, Deepika Jain and Altamash Patel
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:329
  25. To evaluate the clinical efficacy and imaging outcomes of percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy (PELD) combined with platelet-rich plasma (PRP) for the treatment of lumbar disc herniation (LDH).

    Authors: Tusheng Li, Wei Du, Zhili Ding, Jiang Liu and Yu Ding
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:328
  26. Congenital dislocation of the knee is characterised by excessive knee extension or dislocation and anterior subluxation of the proximal tibia, and this disease can occur independently or coexist with different...

    Authors: Bohai Qi, Qiang Jie, Xiaowei Wang, Qingda Lu, Fei Su and Yating Yang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:327
  27. Hemophilic arthropathy usually affects the knees bilaterally. In order to reduce costs and improve rehabilitation, bilateral simultaneous total knee arthroplasty (TKA) can be performed. However, pharmacologica...

    Authors: Qian Zhang, Lingying Zhao, Nicoletta Riva, Ziqiang Yu, Miao Jiang, Alexander Gatt and Jiong Jiong Guo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:326
  28. Hip hemiarthroplasty has traditionally been used to treat displaced femoral neck fractures in older, frailer patients whilst total hip replacements (THR) have been reserved for younger and fitter patients. How...

    Authors: Zahra Al-Essah, Keegan Curlewis, Gareth Chan, Karim Tokeisham, Koushik Ghosh, Philip Stott and Benedict A. Rogers
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:324
  29. Although high tibial osteotomy (HTO) is an established treatment option for medial compartment osteoarthritis, predictive factors for HTO treatment success remain unclear. This study aimed to identify informat...

    Authors: Hong Yeol Yang, Yong Gwan Shin, Hyun Ho Shin, Ji Hoon Choi and Jong Keun Seon
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:323
  30. This study aimed to assess the impact of full endoscopic transforaminal discectomy (FETD) on clinical outcomes and complications in both obese and non-obese patients presenting with lumbar disc herniation (LDH).

    Authors: An-Ping Feng, Shang-Feng Yu, Chien-Min Chen, Li-Ru He, Shang-Wun Jhang and Guang-Xun Lin
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:322
  31. Increasing studies have shown degeneration of nucleus pulposus cells (NPCs) as an critical part of the progression of intervertebral disc degeneration (IVDD). However, there are relatively few studies on singl...

    Authors: Peigeng Wang, Zhencong Li and Dongping Ye
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:321
  32. The precise influence of plate position on clinical outcomes in the context of volar fixed-angle plating for distal radius fractures is not fully understood. This article aims to investigate the influence of p...

    Authors: Abdulsamet Emet, Enejd Veizi, Yavuz Karaman, Erkan Akgun, Tolga Tolunay and Ahmet Firat
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:320
  33. Non-contact anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries are a major concern in sport-related activities due to dynamic knee movements. There is a paucity of finite element (FE) studies that have accurately repli...

    Authors: Harish Rao, Ryan Bakker, Stewart McLachlin and Naveen Chandrashekar
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:318
  34. The effects on bone mineral density (BMD)/fracture between type 1 (T1D) and type 2 (T2D) diabetes are unknown. Therefore, we aimed to investigate the causal relationship between the two types of diabetes and B...

    Authors: Yu-Dun Qu, Zhao-Hua Zhu, Jia-Xuan Li, Wei Zhang, Qi Chen, Chang-Liang Xia, Jun-Nan Ma, Shuan-Ji Ou, Yang Yang, Yong Qi and Chang-Peng Xu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:317
  35. Chronic shoulder and neck pain is one of the most common chronic occupational disorders, with an average incidence rate of 48.5%, severely affecting patients’ quality of life and ability to work. According to ...

    Authors: Ansu Wang, Yufeng Zhou, Xuyan Li, Weiqun Wang, Xu Zhao, Ping Chen and Wenbo Liao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:316
  36. We aimed to evaluate the clinical efficacy of bilateral decompression with minimally invasive transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (MIS-TLIF) assisted by an ultrasonic bone curette (UBC) for treating severe ...

    Authors: Yuebing Ren, Ying Nian and Tongxin Sun
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:315
  37. The role of lactate level in selecting the timing of definitive surgery for isolated extremity fracture remains unclear. Therefore, we aimed to elucidate the use of preoperative lactate level for predicting ea...

    Authors: Yusho Nishida, Ryo Yamamoto, Soichiro Ono and Junichi Sasaki
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:314
  38. Cases of bilateral hip fractures are rare, and even more so are cases of bilateral intertrochanteric fractures. Common causes include trauma, internal diseases, and primary or secondary bone diseases. We repor...

    Authors: Zhengjie Tang, Qingshu Wu, Pan Li and Xing Wei
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:310
  39. In traditional surgical procedures, significant discrepancies are often observed between the pre-planned templated implant sizes and the actual sizes used, particularly in patients with congenital hip dysplasi...

    Authors: Han Zheng, Eryou Feng, Yao Xiao, Xingyu Liu, Tianyu Lai, Zhibiao Xu, Jingqiao Chen, Shiwei Xie, Feitai Lin and Yiling Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:308

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