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  1. Individuals with osteoarthritis present with comorbidities, and the potential causal associations remain incompletely elucidated. The present study undertook a large-scale investigation about the causality bet...

    Authors: Lin Mei, Zhiming Zhang, Ruiqi Chen and Zhihong Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:238
  2. This study aimed to evaluate the correlation admission albumin levels and 30-day readmission after hip fracture surgery in geriatric patients.

    Authors: Wanyun Tang, Wei Yao, Wei Wang, Wenbo Ding, Xiaomin Ni and RenJian He
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:234
  3. Osteosarcoma is one of the most common cancers worldwide. Intense efforts have been made to elucidate the pathogeny, but the mechanisms of osteosarcoma are still not well understood. We aimed to investigate th...

    Authors: Wenda Liu, Tao Shi, Di Zheng, Guangshui Ke and Jingteng Chen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:233
  4. Meniscal root tears can lead to early knee osteoarthritis and pain. This study aimed (1) to compare clinical and radiological outcomes between patients who underwent arthroscopic meniscal root repair after men...

    Authors: Rawee Manatrakul, Maximilian Loeffler, Upasana U. Bharadwaj, Gabby B. Joseph, Drew Lansdown, Brian Feeley, Joe D. Baal, Julio B. Guimaraes and Thomas M. Link
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:232
  5. The current study aimed to determine the changes in pre-and post-operative Pittsburg sleep quality index (PSQI) and Tampa scale of kinesiophobia (TSK) values ​​according to the Hamada classification in patient...

    Authors: Gokhan Ilyas, Ercument Egeli, Fikri Burak Ipci and Oguzhan Gokalp
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:231
  6. To clarify the value of gait analysis and its consistency with traditional scoring scales for the evaluation of knee joint function after total knee arthroplasty (TKA).

    Authors: Ruipeng Zhao, Xiaochun Wei, Shuai Hu, Yixuan Zhang, Hongru Wu, Pengcui Li and Yu Zhao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:230
  7. Surgical treatment of irreducible distal radius diaphyseal- metaphyseal junction fractures involves difficulties as the fracture remains too proximal for K-wire fixation and too distal for the elastic stable i...

    Authors: Levent Horoz, Mehmet Fevzi Cakmak and Cihan Kircil
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:228
  8. Osteoarthritis (OA) represents a prominent etiology of considerable pain and disability, and conventional imaging methods lack sensitivity in diagnosing certain types of OA. Therefore, there is a need to ident...

    Authors: Xiaoxuan You, Yanbo Ye, Shufeng Lin, Zefeng Zhang, Huiyang Guo and Hui Ye
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:227
  9. This study sought to determine the incidence and risk factors of blood transfusion among patients undergoing total knee revision (TKR) using a nationwide database.

    Authors: Xiaoyin Li, Hao Xie, Shuxia Liu, Jian Wang, Zhanjun Shi, Qiaobing Yao, Qinfeng Yang, Qiuhong Li and Liangxiao Bao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:225
  10. Our study aimed to develop a day anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) procedure to treat degenerative cervical spondylosis (DCS). The goal was to analyze its clinical implications, safety, and early ...

    Authors: Long Tang, Yu Chen, Fandong Wang, Yuanbin Liu, Zhaojun Song, Miao Wang, Yong Zhou, Huiyi Liu and Jiazhuang Zheng
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:223
  11. The aim was to analyse whether scoliosis or windswept hip deformity (WSH) occurs first for children with cerebral palsy (CP).

    Authors: Jackie Casey, Andreas Rosenblad, Atli Agustsson, Henrik Lauge-Pedersen and Elisabet Rodby-Bousquet
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:222
  12. The objective of this investigation is to evaluate the consistency of intra-rater and inter-rater assessments utilizing ultrasound elastography to examine the muscle stiffness of the popliteus and gastrocnemiu...

    Authors: Mohsen Shams, Noureddin Karimi, Mohsen Vahedi, Peyman Kamali Hakim, Fahimeh Zeinalkhani and Leila Rahnama
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:221
  13. Emerging evidence has indicated the associations between subacromial impingement syndrome (SIS) of shoulder and lifestyle factors. However, whether unhealthy lifestyle factors causally increase SIS risk is not...

    Authors: Zhengtao Lv, Jiarui Cui, Jiaming Zhang and Li He
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:220
  14. Pain in multiple body sites is common and often persistent. The purpose of this prospective study was to examine the change in the number of pain sites (NPS) over time and to evaluate to which extent clinical,...

    Authors: Susanne Vilsbøl, David Høyrup Christiansen, Cecilie Rud Budtz, Johan Hviid Andersen and Søren Mose
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:219

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:443

  15. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and manual tests remain the standard for diagnosing anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) rupture. Furthermore, the passive knee displacement, also described as anterior tibial tran...

    Authors: Valentin Deiss, Philippe Bähler, Pascal Kolly, Anton Schärer, Philippe Henle, Patric Eichelberger, Nathanael Lutz and Heiner Baur
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:218
  16. Traditionally, the assessment of distal radius fracture outcomes has been based on radiological measurements and self-evaluation scores. However, there is uncertainty regarding how accurately these measurement...

    Authors: Anthony Hassoun, Rami Haroun, Fadi Hoyek, Jean Claude Lahoud, Charbel Tawk, Majd El Hajj Moussa, Rita Khalil, Joseph Mandour and Boutros El Tannoury
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:217
  17. To achieve good bone fusion in anterior column reconstruction for vertebral fractures, not only bone mineral density (BMD) and bone metabolism markers but also lever arms due to bone bridging between vertebral...

    Authors: Mitsuru Furukawa, Kanehiro Fujiyoshi, Keita Kajikawa, Yoshiomi Kobayashi, Tsunehiko Konomi and Yoshiyuki Yato
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:216
  18. Authors: Stéphane Stahl, Adelana Santos Stahl, Christoph Meisner, Afshin Rahmanian-Schwarz, Hans-Eberhard Schaller and Oliver Lotter
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:215

    The original article was published in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2012 13:225

  19. Intervertebral disc degeneration and sarcopenia are both age-related diseases without effective treatments. Their comorbidities may worsen the prognosis, and further studies on interaction and therapy are need...

    Authors: Hui Yuan, Lini Dong, Ou Zhang, Xiaoxiao Wang, Zejun Chen, Yunchao Li, Haoyu He, Guohua Lü, Jing Li and Lei Kuang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:214
  20. Osteoporosis is caused by the imbalance of osteoblasts and osteoclasts. The regulatory mechanisms of differentially expressed genes (DEGs) in pathogenesis of osteoporosis are of significant and needed to be fu...

    Authors: Zhen Lai, Mingming Li, Xiaodong Yang and Zhenjie Xian
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:213
  21. In terms of the optics used for Knee arthroscopy, a large number of different endoscopes are currently available. However, the use of the 30° optics in knee arthroscopy has been established as the standard pro...

    Authors: Notker Blankenburg, Ralf Henkelmann, Jan Theopold, Sabine Löffler and Pierre Hepp
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:212
  22. Recently, in an open pilot study, we found up to two years, a potential pain-relieving effect of intra-articular gold micro-particles using the patient’s synovial fluid for patients with knee osteoarthritis (K...

    Authors: Sten Rasmussen, Kristian Kjaer Petersen, Christopher Aboo, Jacob Skallerup Andersen, Emilie Skjoldemose, Nia Kristine Jørgensen, Allan Stensballe and Lars Arendt-Nielsen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:211
  23. Chronic low back pain (CLBP) is a prevalent and debilitating condition, leading to significant challenges to both patients and the governmental healthcare system. Non-pharmacologic interventions have received ...

    Authors: Laura Maria Puerto Valencia, Yangyang He and Pia-Maria Wippert
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:209
  24. To compare the postoperative rehabilitation of femoral neck fractures treated with robot-assisted nailing and freehand nailing.

    Authors: Yiyang Li, Yan Wang, Benchao Dong, Peichuan Yang, Yadi Sun, Liyun Zhou, Jiahui Shen, Xinlong Ma and Jianxiong Ma
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:208
  25. Interplay between physical and mental health (MH) is widely recognised amongst patients with Musculoskeletal and co-existing MH conditions. Evidence suggests that psychological interventions improve outcomes a...

    Authors: Rokhsaneh Tehrany, Dana Maki, Maria J C Teixeira, Tanya Chumak and Christine Hoerz
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:207

    The Correction to this article has been published in BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:404

  26. Osteoporosis is a genetic disease caused by the imbalance between osteoblast-led bone formation and osteoclast-induced bone resorption. However, further gene-related pathogenesis remains to be elucidated.

    Authors: Xiao Du, Chuanyi Zang and Qinglei Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:206
  27. Patients who underwent knee joint arthroplasty were at risk of venous thromboembolic events (VTEs), however, less studies were conducted to demonstrate the epidemiology and risk factors of deep venous thrombos...

    Authors: Jia Li, Haijing Zhang, Xiaoguang Yu, Guoxing Jia, Sen Liu and Guobin Liu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:205
  28. The two major reverse shoulder arthroplasty (RSA) designs are the Grammont design and the lateralized design. Even if the lateralized design is biomechanically favored, the classic Grammont prosthesis continue...

    Authors: Florian Freislederer, Philipp Moroder, Laurent Audigé, Tim Schneller, Yacine Ameziane, Raphael Trefzer, Jan-Philipp Imiolczyk and Markus Scheibel
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:204
  29. This study aimed to determine if the hybrid short-segment (HSS) technique is a good alternative to the intermediate-segment (IS) and long-segment (LS) techniques in pedicle screw fixations for acute thoracolum...

    Authors: Kuan-Nien Chou, Peng-Wei Wang, Ming-Hsuan Chung and Da-Tong Ju
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:203
  30. Posterior tibial slope (PTS) exhibits considerable variability among individuals and is anticipated to influence the accuracy of radiographic measurements related to the knee. Despite this potential impact, th...

    Authors: Seung-Hun Lee, Je-Hyun Yoo, Dae-Kyung Kwak, Sung-Hwan Kim, Sung-Kuk Chae and Hyun-Soo Moon
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:202
  31. The assessment of bone density has gained significance in recent years due to the aging population. Accurate assessment of bone density is crucial when deciding on the appropriate treatment plan for spinal sta...

    Authors: George Simion, Niklas Eckardt, Bernhard W. Ullrich, Christian Senft and Falko Schwarz
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:200
  32. In cases of wrist arthritis, proximal row carpectomy (PRC) has been widely utilized and shown favorable long-term outcomes. However, its applicability is limited in cases where arthritis extends to the lunate ...

    Authors: Dae-Hee Lee, Joong-Bae Seo, Jae-Uk Jung and Jae-Sung Yoo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:199
  33. This meta-analysis aims to investigate the efficacy of early rehabilitation on patients who have undergone surgery for distal radius fractures (DRFs) with palmar plating, focusing on multiple outcome measures ...

    Authors: Zhihui Zhou, Xiuying Li, Xiaoyan Wu and Xiaotian Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:198
  34. A reduction in total lumbar range of motion (ROM) after lumbar fusion may offset the increase in intradiscal pressure (IDP) and facet joint force (FJF) caused by the abnormally increased ROM at adjacent segmen...

    Authors: Ke Li, Shuai Cao, Jing Chen, Jie Qin, Bo Yuan and Jie Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:197
  35. There are many difficulties in the reduction and fixation of the tibial plateau fractures involving posterolateral quadrant using general plates via traditional approaches. By imaging the area above the fibula...

    Authors: Xiaoji Zhou, Jiangshan Zhou, Huajun Qian, Chunxiao Qian, Bin Xu, Lv Pan and Xudong Chu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:196
  36. First-degree relatives (FDRs) of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients are known to have increased risk of developing the disease. The detection of altered bone metabolism in FDRs could be a predictor of the dise...

    Authors: Eiman Soliman, Sarah Ohrndorf, Magdy Zehairy, Khaled Matrawy, Abeer Alhadidy and Abeer Abdelati
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:195
  37. In total hip arthroplasty (THA) after failed transtrochanteric rotational osteotomy (TRO) for osteonecrosis of the femoral head (ONFH), deformity of the proximal femur has been reported to affect stem placemen...

    Authors: Masamichi Onaga, Satoshi Nakasone, Masato Ishihara, Takahiro Igei, Fumiyuki Washizaki, Sakura Kuniyoshi and Kotaro Nishida
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:194
  38. Multiple factors influence the recovery process of low back pain (LBP). The identification and increased knowledge of prognostic factors might contribute to a better understanding of the course of LBP. The pur...

    Authors: Gijs P.G. Lemmers, René J.F. Melis, Sophie Pagen, Robin Hak, Ellen K. de Snoo, Gert P. Westert, Philip J. van der Wees and J. Bart Staal
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:193
  39. The current study aimed to measure the effectiveness of manual therapy in addition to stretching and strengthening exercises in patients with shoulder impingement syndrome to improve functional capacity, pain,...

    Authors: Sana Tauqeer, Ayesha Arooj and Hammad Shakeel
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:192
  40. Plantar fasciitis (PF) is the most common cause of heel pain. Among conservative treatments, extracorporeal shock wave therapy (ESWT) is considered effective for refractory PF. Studies have shown that applying...

    Authors: Bo Wang, Xiao-Lei Wang, Yan-Tao Ma, Wei Wu and Yong-Jun Zheng
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:191
  41. Knee osteoarthritis (KOA) is a highly disabling disease, and studying its progression is crucial. However, it is still unclear whether the progression of ipsilateral knee osteoarthritis is influenced by contra...

    Authors: Zhengxu Dai, Tao Yang and Jun Liu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:190
  42. Knee osteoarthritis is one of the most prevalent long term health conditions globally. Exercise and physical activity are now widely recognised to significantly reduce joint pain, improve physical function and...

    Authors: Richard D. M. Stevenson, Enhad A. Chowdhury, Victor B. Inza, Max J. Western, Nicola E. Walsh, Simon L. Jones and James L. J. Bilzon
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:189
  43. Implant choice for the fixation of femoral neck fracture is one of the most important management controversies. This study aims to evaluate and compare the short-term outcomes associated with the use of the Fe...

    Authors: Leyi Cai, Wenhao Zheng, Chunhui Chen, Wei Hu, Hua Chen and Te Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:188
  44. Osteoporosis is a serious global public health issue. Currently, there are few studies that explore the use of multiparametric MRI radiomics for osteoporosis detection. The purpose of this study was to compare...

    Authors: Tao Zhen, Jing Fang, Dacheng Hu, Qijun Shen and Mei Ruan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2024 25:185

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