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  1. The aim of this study was to investigate differences in concomitant injury patterns and their treatment in patients undergoing early (≤ 12 weeks) and delayed (> 12 weeks) primary multiligament posterior crucia...

    Authors: Bálint Zsidai, Ian D. Engler, Eric Narup, Ryan T. Lin, Ehab M. Nazzal, Philipp W. Winkler, Kristian Samuelsson, James J. Irrgang and Volker Musahl
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:502
  2. Musculoskeletal disorders (MSKDs) present a significant burden to health care systems worldwide. Evidence suggests that university students may have unique risk factors for developing MSKDs; however, research ...

    Authors: Dorsa Nouri Parto, Arnold YL Wong and Luciana Macedo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:501
  3. Segmental bone transport is a common technique for treating large segmental bone defects. However, a docking site procedure is often necessary in segmental bone transport. To date, no prognostic factors for th...

    Authors: T. Omar Pacha, G. Aktas, T. Graulich, T. Stübig, J. D. Clausen, E. Liodakis, M. Omar, S. Sehmisch and P. Mommsen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:500
  4. Low back pain (LBP) is a key social, economic, and public health problem in the world. The impact of LBP is given less priority and is empirically unrepresented in low- and middle-income countries as a result ...

    Authors: Amensisa Hailu Tesfaye, Giziew Abere, Tesfaye Hambisa Mekonnen, Abdisa Gemedi Jara and Fantu Mamo Aragaw
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:499
  5. Isthmic spondylolisthesis (IS) is a common clinical disease with a high incidence rate. However, most current researches explain the clear pathogenesis from a single perspective. The aim of our study was to ex...

    Authors: Qian Kong, Bohan Wei, Shuoqun Niu, Jiawen Liao, Yuliang Zu and Tao Shan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:497
  6. Military field exercises are characterised by high volumes of exercise and prolonged periods of load carriage. Exercise can decrease circulating serum calcium and increase parathyroid hormone and bone resorpti...

    Authors: Charlotte V. Coombs, Sophie L. Wardle, Rukshana Shroff, Anton Eisenhauer, Jonathan C. Y. Tang, William D. Fraser, Julie P. Greeves and Thomas J. O’Leary
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:496
  7. Data on the epidemiological characteristics and prognostic factors of patients with pelvic fractures are lacking, particularly in China. This study aimed to summarise the clinical and epidemiological character...

    Authors: Jiao Dai, Junhong He, Ying Ying, Dichao Huang and Leling Feng
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:495
  8. To investigate the outcomes and safety of using minimally invasive percutaneous new transpedicular lag-screw fixation with intraoperative, full rotation, three-dimensional image (O-arm)-based navigation for th...

    Authors: Yijie Liu, Xuefeng Li, Tangyiheng Chen, Jie Chen, Yi Zhu, Genglei Chu, Huilin Yang and Weimin Jiang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:494
  9. In the absence of a standardized work environment, insurance system, occupational safety measures and expanding workload an uptrend of musculoskeletal disorders secondary to occupational hazards is observed am...

    Authors: Melkamu Alie, Yohannes Abich, Solomon Fasika Demissie, Fkrte Kebede Weldetsadik, Tesfa Kassa, Kassaw Belay Shiferaw, Balamurugan Janakiraman and Yohannes Awoke Assefa
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:493
  10. The objective of this study was to investigate the ankle alignment alterations after the correction of knee varus deformity in MAKO robot-assisted total knee arthroplasty (MA-TKA).

    Authors: Gang Jin, Yongyong Fan, Lingjun Jiang, Zhongyi Chen and Chenglong Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:492
  11. Rehabilitation is essential to optimize outcomes after surgical procedures in musculoskeletal disorders. However, adherence to rehabilitation continues to be an important barrier, since compliance with the pro...

    Authors: José-María Blasco, Beatriz Díaz-Díaz, Celedonia Igual-Camacho, José Pérez-Maletzki, David Hernández-Guilén and Sergio Roig-Casasús
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:491
  12. This study aimed to evaluate the efficacy of preemptive middle glenohumeral ligament (MGHL) release in arthroscopic rotator cuff repair (ARCR) to reduce postoperative stiffness.

    Authors: Ryosuke Takahashi, Yukihiro Kajita, Yohei Harada and Yusuke Iwahori
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:490
  13. This study aims to investigate the effect of a course of selected corrective exercises on posture, scapula-humeral rhythm and performance of adolescent volleyball players.

    Authors: Morteza Homayounnia Firouzjah, Ebrahim Mohammad Ali Nasab Firouzjah and Zahra Ebrahimi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:489
  14. Stem cell therapy has emerged as an effective treatment for multiple diseases, and some studies also demonstrate that it may be a promising treatment for osteoarthritis (OA). However, few studies have clarifie...

    Authors: Yunong Ao, Jiangjie Duan, Na Xiong, Nannan Qian, Rui Zhang, Liu Yang, Shicang Yu and Fuyou Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:488
  15. Hip fracture accounts for a considerable burden of disease in older adults, yet there is a paucity of data pertaining to longer-term outcomes in the Irish Hip Fracture population. Understanding the factors tha...

    Authors: Helena Ferris, Georgia Merron and Tara Coughlan
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:487
  16. The relationship between retear that may occur after rotator cuff repair and patient satisfaction is not well established. This study aimed to determine whether the types and size of the retear evaluated by co...

    Authors: Bong Gun Lee, Joo-Hak Kim, Chang-Hun Lee, Seong Hyuk Eim, Kyeong-Jin Han and Wan-Sun Choi
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:486
  17. Osteoarthritis (OA) causes pain and disability, with onset often during working age. Joint pain is associated with functional difficulties and may lead to work instability. The aims of this systematic review a...

    Authors: Angela Ching, Yeliz Prior, Jennifer Parker and Alison Hammond
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:485
  18. Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) in patients with osteoarthritis (OA) are considered to be a successful procedure, but with little being known about outcomes in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). The aim of...

    Authors: Yongjie Qiao, Feng Li, Lvdan Zhang, Xiaoyang Song, Xinyuan Yu, Haoqiang Zhang, Peng Liu and Shenghu Zhou
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:484
  19. Pain is the most incapacitating symptom of knee osteoarthritis (OA), with intermittent and/or continuous nature as described by the patients. Accuracy of pain assessment tools across different cultures is impo...

    Authors: Ahmed Farrag, Walaa Elsayed, Doaa Al Saleh, Ahmed Hefny and Afaf Shaheen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:481
  20. Qigong includes training for body and mind, one method is Zhineng Qigong. Scientific literature on qigong for chronic low back pain (LBP) is sparse. This study aimed to investigate feasibility including evalua...

    Authors: Gabriella Pozarek, Björn Strömqvist, Eva Ekvall Hansson and Gerd Ahlström
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:480
  21. The changes in the lower limb alignment were vitally important after high tibial osteotomy (HTO). Therefore, the purpose of present study was to analyze the characteristics of plantar pressure distribution aft...

    Authors: Ke Li, Feng-Long Sun, Heng-Bing Guo, Zhan-Jun Shi, Ran Yao and Hao Zhang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:479
  22. Distal radius fracture (DRF) is very common worldwide. In particular, aging countries have numerous patients with DRF, resulting in an urgent need for active preventive measures. As few epidemiological studies...

    Authors: Jiro Ando, Tsuneari Takahashi, Ryusuke Ae, Takashi Ajiki, Tomohiro Matsumura, Wataru Sasao, Masahiko Abe and Katsushi Takeshita
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:478
  23. Multiple carpometacarpal fractures and dislocations are rare. This case report describes a novel multiple carpometacarpal injury, namely, ‘diagonal’ carpometacarpal joint fracture and dislocation.

    Authors: Wei-Bin Wu, Yun-Feng Du, Hong-Xing Wang and Feng Liang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:477
  24. Non-specific acute low back pain (LBP) is a common health problem that may be accompanied by muscle spasm and decreased mobility. The combination of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and muscle relaxants r...

    Authors: Konstantinos Iliopoulos, Panagiota Koufaki, Stavros Tsilikas, Kyriakos Avramidis, Antonios Tsagkalis, Clio Mavragani and Elias Zintzaras
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:476
  25. Colonoscopy exposes endoscopists to awkward postures and prolonged forces, which increases their risk of musculoskeletal injury. Patient positioning has a significant impact on the ergonomics of colonoscopy. R...

    Authors: Maxim Landry, Sarah Mackey, Intekhab Hossain, Nicholas Fairbridge, Alison Greene, Mark Borgaonkar, Kimberley Cullen, David Pace and Diana De Carvalho
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:475
  26. Supported self-management interventions for patients with musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions may not adequately support those with limited health literacy, leading to inequalities in care and variable outcomes. ...

    Authors: Emma L. Healey, Martyn Lewis, Nadia Corp, Noureen A. Shivji, Danielle A. van der Windt, Opeyemi O. Babatunde, Joanna Simkins, Bernadette Bartlam, Gill Rowlands and Joanne Protheroe
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:474
  27. Percutaneous vertebroplasty(PVP) has been widely used in treating symptomatic Schmorl’s nodes(SNs). However, there were still some patients with poor pain relief. At present, there is a lack of research to ana...

    Authors: Kaiwen Cai, Guoqiang Jiang, Bin Lu, Kai Zhang and Kefeng Luo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:473
  28. Accurately predicting the occurrence of imminent new vertebral fractures (NVFs) in patients with osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures (OVCFs) undergoing vertebral augmentation (VA) is challenging with ...

    Authors: Yang Jiang, Jinhui Cai, Yurong Zeng, Haoyi Ye, Tingqian Yang, Zhifeng Liu and Qingyu Liu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:472
  29. Rates of return to physical activity after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction surgery are sub-optimal. Optimising presurgical treatment may improve return rates. The purpose of this systematic review wa...

    Authors: Hayley M. Carter, Gwyn N. Lewis and Benjamin E. Smith
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:471
  30. To verify the clinical significance of the best puncture-side bone cement/vertebral volume ratio (PSBCV/VV%) and bone cement leakage in paravertebral veins during vertebroplasty.

    Authors: Tao Gao, Zhi-Yu Chen, Tao Li, Xu Lin, Hai-Gang Hu, Xiang-Yu Wang, Jun Zeng and Chao Wu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:470
  31. The study was designed to evaluate the interobserver reliability and intraobserver repeatability of the 2021 Association Research Circulation Osseous (ARCO) classification and explore its guiding significance ...

    Authors: Ju’an Yue, Xiaozhong Guo, Randong Wang, Bing Li, Qiang Sun, Wangyan Liu, Jiao Chen and Fengnian Zhao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:469
  32. Musculoskeletal disorders are common health problems worldwide. Several factors cause these symptoms, including ergonomics and other individual considerations. Computer users are prone to repetitive strain inj...

    Authors: Magbool Alelyani, Moawia Gameraddin, Abdullah Mohammed A. Khushayl, Aljoharah M. Altowaijri, Maryam Ibrahim Qashqari, Fahad Ali Ahmed Alzahrani and Awadia Gareeballah
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:468
  33. As with fibromyalgia, several musculoskeletal disorders are characterized by chronic pain, raising a clinical question – do the instruments used to assess fibromyalgia symptoms according to ACR criteria (ACR c...

    Authors: André Pontes-Silva, Ana Paula de Sousa, Almir Vieira Dibai-Filho, Marcelo Cardoso de Souza, Josimari Melo DeSantana and Mariana Arias Avila
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:467
  34. During the COVID-19 pandemic, people with low back pain (LBP) might have avoided seeking care for their pain. We aimed to investigate how the COVID-19 pandemic has affected LBP care seeking behavior among adults.

    Authors: Eduardo L Caputo, Natan Feter, Ricardo N C Pinto, Felipe Mendes Delpino, Júlia Cassuriaga, Carine N da Silva, Jayne S Leite, Jeferson S Jerônimo, Sophia D P da Silva, Felipe F Reichert, Airton J Rombaldi and Marcelo C da Silva
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:466
  35. This study aimed to analyze the differences in the stability of fractures, stress distribution around the distal-most screw according to the length of the plate and the trajectory of the bolt in Pauwels type I...

    Authors: Chang-Ho Jung, Yonghan Cha, Jun Young Chung, Chan Ho Park, Tae Young Kim, Jun-Il Yoo, Jung-Taek Kim and Yongho Jeon
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:465
  36. Medial meniscal posterior root tear (MMPRTs) is a common lesion of the knee joint, and repair surgery is a well-established treatment option. However, patients with obvious varus alignment are at an increased ...

    Authors: Hangle Wang, Qian Man, Yitian Gao, Lingyi Xu, Jingwei Zhang, Yong Ma and Qingyang Meng
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:464
  37. Prevalence of musculoskeletal pain is high among eldercare workers, and therapeutic exercise has shown to be effective for its management. Although telerehabilitation is an increasingly used alternative for de...

    Authors: Ander Espin, Jon Irazusta, Itziar Segovia Celaya, Álvaro Mosquera Lajas, Vanesa González-Templado and Ana Rodriguez-Larrad
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:463
  38. To investigate the effect and value of electrophysiology in the ‘triple operation’ (selective excision of spastic muscles in the neck, selective resection of the posterior branch of the cervical nerve and acce...

    Authors: Jun Wu, Hao Xu, Lu Wang and Jun Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:462
  39. This study aimed to compare the clinical efficacy of locking plate and intramedullary nail fixations in the treatment of patients with OTA/AO type 11C proximal humerus fractures.

    Authors: Minghui Wang, Xiuhui Wang, Pan Cai, Shengyang Guo and Beigang Fu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:461
  40. The study evaluates long-term results in patients treated by valgus intertrochanteric osteotomy (VITO) for partial avascular necrosis of the femoral head (ANFH) after fracture of the femoral neck in adolescent...

    Authors: Antonín Chochola, Jan Bartoníček, Pavel Douša and Michal Tuček
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:460
  41. Irreversible neurological dysfunction (IND) is an adverse event after cervical spinal cord injury (CSCI). However, there is still a shortage of objective criteria for the early prediction of neurological funct...

    Authors: Si Chen, Guangzhou Li, Feng Li, Gaoju Wang and Qing Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:459
  42. Despite its widespread use for assessing pain and disability in patients suffering from neck pain, the Northwick Park Neck Pain Questionnaire (NPQ) has yet to be translated and validated in Urdu. The purpose o...

    Authors: Muhammad Nazim Farooq, Somiya Naz, Ambrin Kousar and Komal Shahzad
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:458
  43. The purpose of this study was to investigate the effect of instrument-assisted soft tissue mobilization (IASTM) versus myofascial release therapy (MRT) on college students with chronic mechanical neck pain (CM...

    Authors: Fatma Shewail, Salwa Abdelmajeed, Mohamed Farouk and Mohamed Abdelmegeed
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:457
  44. To evaluate the extent to which publication of high-quality randomised controlled trials(RCTs) in 2018 was associated with a change in volume or trend of subacromial decompression(SAD) surgery in patients with...

    Authors: Timon H. Geurkink, Leti van Bodegom-Vos, Jochem Nagels, Susan Liew, Pieter Stijnen, Rob G.H.H. Nelissen and Perla J. Marang-van de Mheen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:456
  45. The problem of opioid addiction after total hip arthroplasty (THA) has been widely concerned. Tranexamic acid (TXA) has been shown to be effective in reducing blood loss for patients undergoing THA, but few st...

    Authors: Lei Shen, Zhenhuan Jiang, Qiang Wang and Wei Xu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:455
  46. A sclerosing epithelioid fibrosarcoma (SEF) is an uncommon tumor of the deep soft tissue. An SEF has been described as a low-grade tumor with high local recurrence and metastatic rates. Generally, in bone and ...

    Authors: Masafumi Kawai, Shinji Miwa, Norio Yamamoto, Katsuhiro Hayashi, Akihiko Takeuchi, Kentaro Igarashi, Yuta Taniguchi, Yoshihiro Araki, Hirotaka Yonezawa, Takayuki Nojima and Hiroyuki Tsuchiya
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:454
  47. The lower limb mechanical axis was used to assess the severity of knee osteoarthritis (KOA) with varus/valgus deformity and the accuracy of targeted lower limb alignment correction after operation by conventio...

    Authors: Hui Zhang, Yanan Chen, Huiquan Jiang, Wenqing Yan, Yuanming Ouyang, Wei Wang, Yaru Liu, Ying Zhou, Shiyi Gu, Hong Wan, Axiang He, Yanjie Mao and Wanjun Liu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2023 24:452

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