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  1. Multicentric osteolysis nodulosis and arthropathy (MONA) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder characterized by marked progressive bone loss and joint destruction resulting in skeletal deformities. MONA is ca...

    Authors: Tayyaba Ishaq, Petra Loid, Hafiza Abida Ishaq, Go Hun Seo, Outi Mäkitie and Sadaf Naz
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:735
  2. Women are disproportionately impacted by osteoarthritis (OA) but less likely than men to access early diagnosis and management, or experience OA care tailored through person-centred approaches to their needs a...

    Authors: Chidinma Abuwa, Angelina Abbaticchio, Madeline Theodorlis, Deborah Marshall, Crystal MacKay, Cornelia M. Borkhoff, Glen Stewart Hazlewood, Marisa Battistella, Aisha Lofters, Vandana Ahluwalia and Anna R. Gagliardi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:734
  3. The aim of this retrospective study was to examine the clinical outcomes and complications of proximal femur reconstruction (PFR) combined with total hip arthroplasty (THA) in patients with high hip dislocatio...

    Authors: Qingshan Xu, Qijin Wang, Jianfu Zhu, Jianguo Lin, Zhenbao Lu, Tihui Wang, Xu Wang and Qiujin Xia
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:732
  4. The purpose of this study was to investigate the association between the metabolic score for insulin resistance (METS-IR) and bone mineral density (BMD) in American non-diabetic adults.

    Authors: Bin Pu, Peng Gu, Dan Yue, Qiao Xin, WeiSong Lu, JiaSheng Tao, DaoZe Ke, Hui Chen, YangCheng Ma and WeiDong Luo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:730
  5. Low back pain (LBP) has drawn much widespread attention and is a major global health concern. In this field, intervertebral disc degeneration (IVDD) is frequently the focus of classic studies. However, the mec...

    Authors: ZhaoLiang Zhang, JianZhong Huo, XingHua Ji, LinDong Wei and Jinfeng Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:729
  6. To investigate the risk factors for new vertebral compression fractures (NVCFs) after percutaneous kyphoplasty (PKP) for osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (OVCFs) and to create a nomogram to predict...

    Authors: Yiming Ma, Qi Lu, Xuezhi Wang, Yalei Wang, Feng Yuan and Hongliang Chen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:728
  7. This study aimed to assess quadriceps muscle strength after medial meniscus (MM) posterior root repair and determine its relationship with clinical scores and MM extrusion (MME).

    Authors: Koki Kawada, Takayuki Furumatsu, Mikao Fukuba, Masanori Tamura, Naohiro Higashihara, Yuki Okazaki, Yusuke Yokoyama, Yoshimi Katayama, Masanori Hamada and Toshifumi Ozaki
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:727
  8. Few reports have examined the localized regional disparity in representative surgical procedures in orthopaedics and general surgery globally. This study aimed to clarify the inter-prefectural regional dispari...

    Authors: Masamitsu Kido, Kazuya Ikoma, Yumiko Kobayashi, Masahiro Maki, Suzuyo Ohashi, Katsutoshi Shoda, Daisuke Ichikawa, Ritei Uehara and Kenji Takahashi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:726
  9. Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are one of the most important problems among young smartphone users worldwide. Portability leads to a wide variety of postures during the different activities of the day. The o...

    Authors: Julien Jacquier-Bret and Philippe Gorce
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:725
  10. There are few studies about sexual function in the patient with posterior lumbar spinal fusion for degenerative lumbar disease. The aim of this study is to investigate sexual activities in patients with lumbar...

    Authors: Yukitoshi Shimamura, Masahiro Kanayama, Michiko Horio, Ai Yamaguchi, Fumihiro Oha, Takeru Tsujimoto, Masaru Tanaka, Yuichi Hasegawa, Tsutomu Endo and Tomoyuki Hashimoto
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:724
  11. Cervical stiffness, coronal imbalance and limited hip movement all play crucial roles in designing the corrective surgery for ankylosing spondylitis-related thoracolumbar kyphosis (AS-TLK). However, a comprehe...

    Authors: Wei Zhang, Wen Yin, Xilong Cui, Zihao Chai, Guohui Zheng, Ya Ding, Hongliang Wang, Yunlei Zhai and Haiyang Yu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:723
  12. There are some cases of Klippel-Feil syndrome with spinal cord injury in clinical work. However, there is no literature report on Brown-Sequard syndrome after trauma. We report a case of Brown-Sequard syndrome...

    Authors: Shuyi Zhang, Zhao Wang, Shuao Zhang, Chenshui Lu, Zhengpeng Liu, Chan Kang, Fengfei Lin, Dongze Lin, Licai Huang and Yilong Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:722
  13. This study aimed to analyze the change trends of prevertebral soft tissue swelling (PSTS) for anterior cervical corpectomy fusion(ACCF) and to evaluate the risk factors of PSTS for postoperative dysphagia.

    Authors: Yanyan Ma, Peiming Sang, Binhui Chen, Jie Li and Dikai Bei
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:720
  14. In 2014, the National Institute of Health Pain Consortium’s research task force (RTF) on research standards for chronic low back pain (CLBP) proposed the Impact Stratification Score (ISS) as a patient-reported...

    Authors: Anthony Rodriguez, Patricia M. Herman, Mary E. Slaughter, Maria Orlando Edelen and Ron D. Hays
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:719
  15. Rotator Cuff (RC) lesions are classified in full-thickness and partial-thickness tears (PTRCTs). To our knowledge, no studies investigated the mean size of shoulder tendons in healthy and PTRCT patients using ...

    Authors: Umile Giuseppe Longo, Sergio De Salvatore, Giuliano Zollo, Giovanni Calabrese, Ilaria Piergentili, Mattia Loppini and Vincenzo Denaro
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:718
  16. To preserve the meniscus’s function, repairing the torn meniscus has become a common understanding. After which, the search for the ideal suture material is continuous. However, it is still controversial about...

    Authors: Wang Wei, Yi Zhang, Ruiying Li, Jianlong Ni, Dongjian Wang, Sanpeng Zhang and Zhibin Shi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:717
  17. In this paper, we present the protocol for a cluster randomised controlled trial to evaluate the effectiveness and implementation of a participative risk management intervention to address work-related musculo...

    Authors: Karen Davies, Victoria Weale and Jodi Oakman
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:716
  18. The relationship between abdominal adipose tissue and osteoporosis is poorly understood. The purpose of this study was to examine the associations of abdominal adipose tissue with bone mineral density (BMD) am...

    Authors: Xueqin Cao, Leilei He, Rong Sun and Siyu Chen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:715
  19. To evaluate the efficacy of strength exercise or aerobic exercise compared to usual care on knee-related quality of life (QoL) and knee function at 4 months and 1 year in individuals with knee osteoarthritis.

    Authors: Britt Elin Øiestad, Asbjørn Årøen, Jan Harald Røtterud, Nina Østerås, Even Jarstad, Margreth Grotle and May Arna Risberg
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:714
  20. Benign peripheral nerve tumours consist of different types, most commonly Schwannomas. Preoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) is commonly performed before surgery and Pathoanatomical Diagnosis (PAD) con...

    Authors: Emanuel Istefan, Johannes Belstock, Lars B. Dahlin and Erika Nyman
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:713
  21. This exploratory study aimed to investigate the extent to which mechanical properties of the plantar skin and superficial soft tissue (hardness, stiffness, and thickness) and vibration perception thresholds (V...

    Authors: Renan L. Monteiro, Tina J. Drechsel, Jane Suelen S. P. Ferreira, Claudio Zippenfennig and Isabel C. N. Sacco
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:712
  22. The purpose of this study was to measure the femoral prosthesis flexion angle (FPFA) in total knee arthroplasty (TKA) using three-dimensional reconstruction, and to assess the differences in early clinical eff...

    Authors: Hang Zhou, Ze-Rui Wu, Xiang-Yang Chen, Le-Shu Zhang, Jin-Cheng Zhang, Sakarie Mustafe Hidig, Shuo Feng and Zhi Yang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:711
  23. In recent years, with improved living standards, adolescent obesity has been increasingly studied. The incidence of lumbar disc herniation (LDH) in obese adolescents is increasing yearly. No clinical studies h...

    Authors: Lianjun Qu, Yongli Wang, Fei Wang and Songou Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:710
  24. Recurrent patellar dislocation (RPD) is a multifactorial disease that affects young and active people. Patellar height measurements are used clinically to screen and diagnose knee conditions. However, there ar...

    Authors: Satoshi Yamashita, Shinya Ishizuka, Tadahiro Sakai, Hiroki Oba, Takefumi Sakaguchi, Takafumi Mizuno, Itaru Kawashima, Takashi Tsukahara, Shigeo Takahashi, Kazutoshi Kurokouchi and Shiro Imagama
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:707
  25. Gait decline in older adults is related to falling risk, some of which contribute to injurious falls requiring medical attention or restriction of activity of daily living. Among injurious falls, distal radius...

    Authors: Akiko Yamamoto, Koji Fujita, Eriku Yamada, Takuya Ibara, Fumiyuki Nihey, Takuma Inai, Kazuya Tsukamoto, Yoshiyuki Kobayashi, Kentaro Nakahara and Atsushi Okawa
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:706
  26. The Observable Movement Quality scale for patients with low back pain (OMQ-LBP) is a newly developed measurement instrument for use in primary care settings of physical and exercise therapists to assess moveme...

    Authors: M. J. H. van Dijk, A. M. van der Wal, J. Mollema†, B. Visser, H. Kiers, Y. Heerkens and M. W. G. Nijhuis – van der Sanden
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:705
  27. The shoelace technique for compartment syndrome allows application of sustained tightening tension to an entire wound and intermittent tightening of the shoelace without requiring its replacement or anesthesia...

    Authors: Atsunori Onoe, Takashi Muroya, Yoshihiro Nakamura, Fumiko Nakamura, Takuma Yagura, Mari Nakajima, Masanobu Kishimoto, Kazuhito Sakuramoto, Kentaro Kajino, Hitoshi Ikegawa and Yasuyuki Kuwagata
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:704
  28. Lumber spinal stenosis (LSS) is the increasingly reason for spine surgery for elder patients since China is facing the fastest-growing aging population. The aim of this research was t...

    Authors: Parhat Yasin, Xiaoyu Cai, Muradil Mardan, Tao Xu, Yakefu Abulizi, Abasi Aimaiti, Huan Yang, Weibin Sheng and Mardan Mamat
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:703
  29. Neck injury is a common and often debilitating injury among athletes participating in American football. Limited data exists regarding neck injuries among elite athletes in the National Football League (NFL). ...

    Authors: Bobby Dow, Dakota Doucet, Sree M. Vemu, Venkat Boddapati, Rex A. W. Marco and Takashi Hirase
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:702
  30. Several surgical techniques are used to treat bursal-side partial thickness rotator cuff tears (PTRCTs). However, use of single knotless-anchor with two Ethicon 2# repair technique for PTRCTs has not been repo...

    Authors: Ding su-Bao, Baolu- Zhang, Hong- luo, Yang- liu, Rui chen-Li, Yiyuan- Zou, Sheng qiang-Zeng, Shijie- Fu and Gang Liu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:701
  31. Admission hyperglycemia is a common phenomenon in the early stages of injury. This study aimed to determine the relationship between admission hyperglycemia and postoperative pneumonia in geriatric patients wi...

    Authors: Wanyun Tang, Wei Yao, Wei Wang, Qiaomei Lv and Wenbo Ding
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:700
  32. Authors: Michael Tim-yun Ong, Gene Chi-wai Man, Xin He, Mingqian Yu, Lawrence Chun-man Lau, Jihong Qiu, Qianwen Wang, Jeremy Ho-pak Liu, Ben Chi-yin Choi, Jonathan Patrick Ng and Patrick Shu-hang Yung
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:699

    The original article was published in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:510

  33. Patellofemoral pain syndrome is a prevalent sports injury that affects athletes both in their daily lives and during training. This condition causes pain in the area where the kneecap and thigh bone meet, and ...

    Authors: Yang Liu and Lianqing Wu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:698
  34. This study aimed to compare the biomechanical properties of lumbar interbody fusion involving two types of cages. The study evaluated the effectiveness of the cage spanning the ring apophysis, regardless of th...

    Authors: Jian Wang, Ziming Geng, Jincheng Wu, Jianchao Liu, Zepei Zhang, Jun Miao and Ruihua Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:695
  35. The methods of reduction of depressed posterolateral fragments in tibial plateau fracture through anterolateral approaches remain controversial. This paper aimed to compare the intraarticular osteotomy techniq...

    Authors: Zhixun Fang, Xuan Pei, Yipeng Cheng, Jianan Chen, Wei Zhou, Yu Chen, Yaolatu Baosu, Shenglong Qian, Ximing Liu and Guodong Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:694
  36. Global prevalence of osteoporosis and fragility fractures is increasing due to the aging population. Proximal femoral fractures are among the most common orthopedic conditions in elderly that significantly cau...

    Authors: Soroush Baghdadi, Maryam kiyani, Seyyed Hadi kalantar, Samira Shiri, Omid Sohrabi, Shahabaldin Beheshti Fard, Sina Afzal and Seyyed Saeed Khabiri
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:693
  37. Sonication of removed orthopaedic implants in suspected implant-associated infections (IAI) is widely applied internationally. However, evaluation of the utility of sonication on all implants removed in everyd...

    Authors: Diana Salomi Ponraj, Thomas Falstie-Jensen, Holger Brüggemann and Jeppe Lange
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:691
  38. Thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) with the lower trunk compression of brachial plexus (BP) is difficult to diagnosis. This study aimed to summarize the features of thoracic outlet syndrome (TOS) with the lower tr...

    Authors: Dingzhang Chen, Wenqing Gong, Jing Wang, Jikun Hao, Rui Zhao and Minjuan Zheng
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:690
  39. The aim of this study was to compare serum vitamin D levels in girls with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) and controls using meta-analysis methods. We searched Medline (via PubMed), Cochrane, Scopus, and...

    Authors: Dong Suk Kim and Jung Sub Lee
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:689
  40. Pseudoarthrosis after anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) is relatively common and can result in revision surgery. The aim of the study was to analyze the outcome of patients who underwent anterior ...

    Authors: Anna-Katharina Calek, Elin Winkler, Mazda Farshad and José Miguel Spirig
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:688
  41. Tranexamic acid (TXA) has been widely used in orthopedic surgery, but its efficacy in adolescent scoliosis (AS) surgery remains unclear in the literature. The purpose of this systematic review and meta-analysi...

    Authors: Keyu Chen, Liang Wang, Qingyang Gao, Umar Masood, Zhimou Zeng, Huiliang Yang and Yueming Song
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:686
  42. Alignment is indispensable for the foot and ankle function, especially in the hindfoot alignment. In the preoperative planning of patients with varus or valgus deformity, the precise measurement of the hindfoo...

    Authors: Jing-Qi Liang, Yan Zhang, Liang Liu, Xiao-Dong Wen, Pei-Long Liu, Xin-Quan Yang, Xiao-Jun Liang and Hong-Mou Zhao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:683

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:771

  43. The incidence rate of stroke or cerebrovascular accidents ranks first in China. More than 85% of stroke patients have residual upper limb motor dysfunction, especially hand dysfunction. Normalizing the rehabil...

    Authors: Rui Li, Shuai Zheng, Yukang Zhang, Hongxia Zhang, Lijuan Du, Linggang Cheng, Hui Li, Wenkai Zhang, Kai Du, Wen He and Wei Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:682

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