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  1. Elevated blood glucose is the most frequent electrolyte disturbance in acutely ill patients. This study aimed to determine whether admission hyperglycemia is associated with the incidence of preoperative deep ...

    Authors: Wei Yao, Wanyun Tang, Wei Wang, Qiaomei Lv and Wenbo Ding
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:899
  2. Morton’s neuroma is a painful enlargement of the plantar digital nerve between the metatarsal heads that causes pain of the forefoot. Several approaches have been used to treat Morton’s neuroma, each of them h...

    Authors: Wenpeng Xu, Ning Zhang, Zhengxun Li, Yifan Wang, Xiucun Li, Yang Wang, Haipeng Si and Yong Hu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:898
  3. Physical activity has been shown to be of great benefit to people with an inflammatory joint disease (IJD), however people with an IJD have been shown to be very inactive compared to the general population. Th...

    Authors: Kirsty Bell, Monserrat Conde, Gordon Hendry, Danny Rafferty and Martijn Steultjens
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:897
  4. Conventional radiography is commonly used to diagnose knee osteoarthritis (OA), but also to guide clinical decision-making, despite a well-established discordance between radiographic severity and patient symp...

    Authors: Fatima Bensalma, Nicola Hagemeister, Alix Cagnin, Youssef Ouakrim, Nathalie J. Bureau, Manon Choinière and Neila Mezghani
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:896
  5. Persistent or recurrent neck pain is associated with perturbations in the autonomic nervous system balance, and nociceptive stimulation has been seen to influence this balance. However, very few prospective st...

    Authors: Anders Galaasen Bakken, Andreas Eklund, Anna Warnqvist, Søren O’Neill, David M. Hallman and Iben Axén
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:895
  6. Sarcopenia refers to the progressive loss of skeletal muscle mass and muscle function, which seriously threatens the quality of life of the older adults. Therefore, early diagnosis is urgently needed. This stu...

    Authors: Jingqiong Wu, Longjun Cao, Jiazhi Wang, Yizhao Wang, Huimin Hao and Liping Huang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:894
  7. The aim of the study were to analyze the lumbar volumetric bone mineral density (BMD), fat distribution and changes of skeletal muscle with quantitative computed tomography (QCT) in postmenopausal women with t...

    Authors: Lei Gao, Ping Zhang, Yan Wang, Wei Zhang, Jian Zhao, Ying Liu, Jing Liu and Shaoqiang He
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:893
  8. To investigate the factors influencing and long-term effects of manual myotomy (MM) occurring during physiotherapy for congenital muscular torticollis (CMT).

    Authors: Zhenhui Zhao, Hansheng Deng, Xin Qiu, Gen Tang, Huijia Zheng, Fang Yang, Futang Gao, Zhengyu Wu, Yuanheng Li, Shuaidan Zeng, Jiaxin Zhao, Yiyuan Sun, Ziheng Zhou, Yu Tang, Zhiwen Cui, Weiqing Li…
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:892
  9. For patients with malignant limb tumors, salvage surgery can be achieved using endoprosthesis or biological reconstructions like allograft or autograft. In carefully selected patients...

    Authors: Jingyan Yang, Wenze Li, Rongjie Feng and Dong Li
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:890
  10. Shoulder replacement (SR) constitutes the gold standard treatment for severe shoulder diseases, including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, complex fractures, avascular necrosis and rotator cuff arthropath...

    Authors: Umile Giuseppe Longo, Rocco Papalia, Alessandro Castagna, Sergio De Salvatore, Enrico Guerra, Ilaria Piergentili and Vincenzo Denaro
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:889
  11. The aim of the present study was to compare the effect of a wobble board training (WBT) course with and without cognitive intervention (CI) on balance, ankle proprioception and jump-landing kinetic parameters ...

    Authors: Abed Taghavi Asl, Seyed Sadredin Shojaedin and Malihe Hadadnezhad
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:888
  12. A number of studies have evaluated risk factors for lateral ankle sprain (LAS) or chronic lateral ankle instability (CLAI). However, the definitive risk factors for LAS or CLAI remain controversial. The purpos...

    Authors: Takuji Yokoe, Takuya Tajima, Shuichi Kawagoe, Nami Yamaguchi, Yudai Morita and Etsuo Chosa
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:887
  13. Three-dimensional computed tomography (3D CT) reconstruction is the reference standard for measuring component orientation. However, functional cup orientation in standing position is preferable compared with ...

    Authors: Zhuyi Ma, Hao Tang, Yixin Zhou, Siyuan Wang, Dejin Yang and Shaoyi Guo
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:886
  14. Ankle traumas are common presenting injuries to emergency departments in Australia and worldwide. The Ottawa Ankle Rules (OAR) are a clinical decision tool to exclude ankle fractures, thereby precluding the ne...

    Authors: Yolanda E. Gomes, Minh Chau, Helen A. Banwell and Ryan S. Causby
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:885
  15. In 2014, the National Institute of Health Pain Consortium’s research task force on research standards for chronic low back pain (CLBP) proposed a measure that could be used to stratify patients by the impact C...

    Authors: Anthony Rodriguez, Maria Orlando Edelen, Patricia M. Herman and Ron D. Hays
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:884
  16. Currently available medications for chronic osteoarthritis pain are only moderately effective, and their use is limited in many patients because of serious adverse effects and contraindications. The primary su...

    Authors: Mayura Shinde, Carla Rodriguez-Watson, Tancy C. Zhang, David S. Carrell, Aaron B. Mendelsohn, Young Hee Nam, Amanda Carruth, Kenneth R. Petronis, Cheryl N. McMahill-Walraven, Aziza Jamal-Allial, Vinit Nair, Pamala A. Pawloski, Anne Hickman, Mark T. Brown, Jennie Francis, Ken Hornbuckle…
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:883
  17. Cage subsidence may occur following transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion (TLIF) and lead to nonunion, foraminal height loss and other complications. Low bone quality may be a risk factor for cage subsidence....

    Authors: Fang Xie, Zhiwei Yang, Zhipeng Tu, Peipei Huang, Zhe Wang, Zhuojing Luo and Xueyu Hu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:882
  18. This study aims to compare cup inclination achieved (1) Using two orientation guides, whilst using the same 3-point pelvic positioner and (2) Using two types of pelvic positioners, whilst measuring intra-opera...

    Authors: Moritz M. Innmann, Jeroen Verhaegen, Christian Merle, Paul E. Beaulé, Geert Meermans and George Grammatopoulos
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:881
  19. Posterior pelvic ring injuries are challenging for surgeons to treat adequately due to difficulties with reduction and stabilization. Surgical intervention is a beneficial option to protect neurological struct...

    Authors: Sadaki Mitsuzawa, Kenji Kusakabe, Shota Nakao, Tetsuya Matsuoka, Tadashi Yasuda and Shuichi Matsuda
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:880
  20. This study aimed to reveal the associations of osteoporotic vertebral compression refracture (OVCRF) incidence with sarcopenia and paravertebral muscles (PVM).

    Authors: Qi Chen, Chenyang Lei, Tingxiao Zhao, Zhanqiu Dai, Jun Zhang, Yongming Jin and Chen Xia
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:879
  21. Individuals living with a rheumatic pain condition can face delays in accessing pain clinics, which prevents them from receiving timely treatment. Little is known regarding their specific healthcare utilizatio...

    Authors: Nathan Blanchard, Simon Deslauriers, Jonathan Gervais-Hupé, Anne Hudon, Jean-Sébastien Roy, Sasha Bernatsky, Debbie E. Feldman, Anne Marie Pinard, Mary-Ann Fitzcharles, François Desmeules and Kadija Perreault
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:878
  22. Range of motion (ROM) measurements are essential for diagnosing and evaluating upper extremity conditions. Clinical goniometry is the most commonly used methods but it is time-consuming and skill-demanding. Re...

    Authors: Jingyuan Fan, Fanbin Gu, Lulu Lv, Zhejin Zhang, Changbing Zhu, Jian Qi, Honggang Wang, Xiaolin Liu, Jiantao Yang and Qingtang Zhu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:877
  23. Chronic pain may affect and interfere in children’s everyday life and can be present in children with Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI). However, the knowledge is still sparse to what extent pain is present, how pa...

    Authors: Anna Hallin Provenzano, Eva Åström and Kristina Löwing
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:876
  24. The Brief Pain Inventory (BPI) is a multidimensional pain assessment tool used to evaluate pain severity and pain interference. The BPI has been translated and validity estimated across multiple languages and ...

    Authors: Abey Bekele Abebe, Tadesse Awoke Ayele and Jordan Miller
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:875
  25. In people with knee osteoarthritis (OA), ongoing exercise participation, particularly with strengthening exercises, is central to management. Patient adherence to prescribed exercise typically declines once co...

    Authors: Rana S. Hinman, Rachel K. Nelligan, Penny K. Campbell, Alexander J. Kimp, Bridget Graham, Mark Merolli, Fiona McManus, Karen E. Lamb and Kim L. Bennell
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:874
  26. To evaluate the outcomes and efficacy of a new technique of autogenous iliac crest bone grafting combined with locking compression plate (LCP) vertical fixation for aseptic recalcitrant long bone nonunion.

    Authors: Yuxuan Jiang, Xiaolong Wang, Wei Huang, Yangjun Zhu, Kun Zhang and Dongxu Feng
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:873
  27. Our previous study identified miR-99a as a negative regulator of early chondrogenic differentiation. However, the functional role of miR-99a in the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis (OA) remains unclear.

    Authors: Yeyang Wang, Xiaoyu Zheng, Dixin Luo, Wangyang Xu and Xiaozhong Zhou
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:872
  28. The effect of posterior tibial slope on the maximum contact pressure and wear volume of polyethylene (PE) insert were not given special attention. The effects of flexion angle, Anterior-Posterior (AP) Translat...

    Authors: Alaettin Ozer
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:871
  29. The difference between MRI (Magnetic resonance imaging)-R2* and T2 mapping sequences regarding their superiority in the detection of microstructural cartilage changes in knees with limited ROM (range of motion...

    Authors: ManMan Gao, JianMin Wang, LuoYong Jiang, XiMin Pan, Federico Canavese, YiQiang Li, WenTao Wang, ZhiYu Zhou and WeiMin Zhu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:870
  30. A deep convolutional neural network (DCNN) system is proposed to measure the lower limb parameters of the mechanical lateral distal femur angle (mLDFA), medial proximal tibial angle (MPTA), lateral distal tibi...

    Authors: Xianghong Meng, Zhi Wang, Xinlong Ma, Xiaoming Liu, Hong Ji, Jie-zhi Cheng and Pei Dong
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:869
  31. Hybrid total hip replacement (THR) is commonly used in the management of proximal femur fractures in elderly individuals. However, in the context of the revision, the literature on hybrid THR is limited, and d...

    Authors: Lin Wang, Minji Yu, Yaodong Zhang, Shuxin Wang, Mingdong Zhao, Mingliang Yu, Si Li, Songtao Gao, Min Xiong and Weiguang Yu
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:868
  32. Studies of cross-sectional area (CSA) (morphology) and muscle fat infiltration (MFI) (composition) in ventral neck muscles is scarce in patients with chronic whiplash associated disorders (WAD), especially for...

    Authors: Anneli Peolsson, Anette Karlsson, Gunnel Peterson, Hanna Borén, Peter Zsigmond, James M. Elliott and Olof Dahlqvist Leinhard
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:867
  33. The one-stage posterior approach for treating spinal infection has recently been generally accepted. However, severe vertebral body loss caused by infection remains a major challenge in posterior surgery. This...

    Authors: Weizhi Fang, Weijun Liu, Qingbo Li, Lei Cai, Wei Wang, Xincheng Yi, Hongbo Jiao and Zhi Yao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:866
  34. Rotator cuff (RC) tendinopathy is a common shoulder pain condition. Extracorporeal shockwave therapy (ESWT) and hyaluronic acid peritendinous injection are viable treatment options for RC tendinopathy.

    Authors: Raffaello Pellegrino, Angelo Di Iorio, Fabrizio Brindisino, Teresa Paolucci, Antimo Moretti and Giovanni Iolascon
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:863
  35. Children with cerebral palsy (CP) form a heterogeneous group and may have risk or protective factors for fractures compared with typically developing children. The fracture sites may also differ from those of ...

    Authors: Gustaf Linton, Gunnar Hägglund, Tomasz Czuba and Ann I. Alriksson-Schmidt
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:862
  36. Neck- and back- pain are highly prevalent conditions in Sweden and world-wide. Such pain often has consequences on everyday activities, work- and personal life. One consequence is work absence and decreased pr...

    Authors: Iben Axén, Charlotte Post Sennehed, Frida Eek and Kjerstin Stigmar
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:861
  37. Nonspecific chronic low back pain (CLBP) is a complex symptom with numerous possible causes and influencing factors. Understanding how modifiable factors affect the course of CLBP is important for preventing p...

    Authors: M Hochheim, P Ramm, M Wunderlich and V Amelung
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:860
  38. The incidence of open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) in flexion-type supracondylar humerus fractures (SCHF) in children is significantly higher than that of extension-type fractures. This study aimed t...

    Authors: Jun Sun, Jing Shan, Lian Meng, Tianjing Liu, Enbo Wang and Guoqiang Jia
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:859
  39. Extracapsular proximal femur metastasis could be treated by synthesis or resection and megaprosthesis. No universal accepted guidelines are present in the literature. The aim of our study is to analyze of pati...

    Authors: Raffaele Vitiello, Carlo Perisano, Tommaso Greco, Luigi Cianni, Chiara Polichetti, Rocco Maria Comodo, Ivan De Martino, Vincenzo La Vergata and Giulio Maccauro
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 22(Suppl 2):1069

    This article is part of a Supplement: Volume 22 Supplement 2

  40. Acute Monteggia fracture (AMF) is defined as a fracture of the proximal ulna combined with a dislocation of the radial head, with less than 1 percent prevalence in pediatric patients with an elbow injury. This...

    Authors: Djandan Tadum Arthur Vithran, Zhenqi Song, Kongjian Wang, Zhongwen Tang, Feng Xiang, Jie Wen and Sheng Xiao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:858
  41. Although lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) often coexists with other degenerative conditions, few studies have fully assessed possible contributing factors for low back pain (LBP) in patients with LSS. The purpose ...

    Authors: Masakazu Minetama, Mamoru Kawakami, Masatoshi Teraguchi, Sachika Matsuo, Yoshio Enyo, Masafumi Nakagawa, Yoshio Yamamoto, Tomohiro Nakatani, Nana Sakon, Wakana Nagata and Yukihiro Nakagawa
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:857
  42. Intra articular (IA) injection of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and hyaluronic acid (HA) are of the new methods in the management of hip osteoarthritis (OA). The aim of this study was to compare the effectiveness...

    Authors: Farshad Nouri, Marzieh Babaee, Parya Peydayesh, Hadi Esmaily and Seyed Ahmad Raeissadat
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:856
  43. Moderate to severe levels of persistent knee pain have been estimated to affect up to 25% of people 3-months or more after a total knee replacement. It is unknown whether the type of rehabilitation pathway is ...

    Authors: Nathan Johns, Justine Naylor, Dean McKenzie, Bernadette Brady and John Olver
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:855
  44. Multidisciplinary rehabilitation is recommended to reduce sickness absence and disability in patients with subacute or chronic low back pain (LBP).

    Authors: Annette Fisker, Henning Langberg, Tom Petersen and Ole Steen Mortensen
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:854
  45. Deep surgical site infection (DSSI) is one of the most challenging complications in lumbar fusion surgery. Few investigations examined the effect of vancomycin powder mixed with autogenic bone graft (ABG) and ...

    Authors: Po-Hsin Chou, Hsi-Hsien Lin, Yu-Cheng Yao, Ming-Chau Chang, Chien-Lin Liu and Shih-Tien Wang
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:853
  46. To investigate and evaluate the biomechanical behaviour of tension-band-reconstruction (TBR) and ordinary titanium plates in open-door laminoplasty by finite element (FE) analysis.

    Authors: Hanpeng Xu, Jincheng Wu, Hongru Xie, Wangqiang Wen, Haoxiang Xu, Juan Du and Jun Miao
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:851
  47. Curved intertrochanteric varus osteotomy (CVO) is a useful treatment option for osteonecrosis of the femoral head (ONFH). However, the effect of proximal femoral deformity in cases of CVO converted to total hi...

    Authors: Masanori Okamoto, Taisuke Seki, Yasuhiko Takegami, Yusuke Osawa and Shiro Imagama
    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2022 23:850

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