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  1. Studies exploring risk factors for ankle fractures in adults are scarce, and with diverging conclusions. This study aims to investigate whether overweight, obesity and osteoporosis may be identified as risk fa...

    Authors: Anja M. Hjelle, Ellen M. Apalset, Jan-Erik Gjertsen, Roy M. Nilsen, Anja Lober, Grethe S. Tell and Pawel F. Mielnik

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:723

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  2. The aim of this study was to compare the relative performance of total hip replacement constructs and discern if there is substantial variability in performance in currently commonly used prostheses in the New...

    Authors: Michael Wyatt, Chris Frampton, Michael Whitehouse, Kevin Deere, Adrian Sayers and David Kieser

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:719

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  3. This study aims to elucidate and compare the relationship between the knee flexion angle and patient-reported outcome measures (PROM) in both non-weight-bearing (NWB) and weight-bearing (WB) conditions.

    Authors: Tomofumi Kage, Hiroshi Inui, Tetsuya Tomita, Takaharu Yamazaki, Shuji Taketomi, Ryota Yamagami, Kenichi Kono, Kohei Kawaguchi, Shin Sameshima and Sakae Tanaka

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:718

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  4. The objective of this study was to assess the accuracy and reliability of and time taken by a novel method using the built-in photo-edit function of smartphones compared with PACS in measuring hallux valgus pa...

    Authors: Tianji Huang, Lin Wang, Chao Lu, Weiyang Zhong, Zenghui Zhao and Xiaoji Luo

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:716

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  5. Knee pain is studied mostly in older age groups, although in young adults it may be an indicator of future impaired musculoskeletal health. Therefore, the aim of this study was to examine the longitudinal asso...

    Authors: Ylva B Ericsson, Fiona E McGuigan and Kristina E Akesson

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:715

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  6. Comorbidities and socioeconomic issues impact outcome of rotator cuff tear (RCT) repair. There are no data on RCT repair outcome from developing regions. We determined the impact of obesity and smoking followi...

    Authors: Christine M. M. Silva, Natália M. Mourão, Leila N. da Rocha, Joaquim I. V. D. Landim, Hermano A. L. Rocha, Marco A. A. Lacerda, Francisco A. C. Rocha and José A. D. Leite

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:714

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  7. The reduction of female sex hormones causes changes in the contractile properties of muscles as well as infiltration of fat in the muscle tissue. This results in a consequent decline in muscle strength. These ...

    Authors: Rafaela Andrade do Nascimento, Mariana Carmem Apolinário Vieira, Rafaella Silva dos Santos Aguiar Gonçalves, Mayle Andrade Moreira, Maria Socorro Medeiros de Morais, Saionara Maria Aires da Câmara and Álvaro Campos Cavalcanti Maciel

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:713

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  8. Joint Hypermobility Syndrome (JHS) presents with a range of symptoms including widespread joint hypermobility and chronic arthralgia. The study objective was to investigate whether impairments in JHS are due t...

    Authors: Alexander Vernon Bates, Alison H. McGregor and Caroline M. Alexander

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:712

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  9. Data on the utilisation of outpatient physiotherapy (PT) in patients following total knee arthroplasty (TKA) are scarce, and available studies have not been systematically synthesised. This study aims to summa...

    Authors: Hannes Jacobs, Gesine H. Seeber, Katharina Allers and Falk Hoffmann

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:711

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  10. There is variability in individual response to platelet-rich plasma (PRP) therapy in tennis elbow treatment. Genetic variation, especially within genes encoding growth factors may influence the observed inter-...

    Authors: Paweł Niemiec, Karol Szyluk, Anna Balcerzyk, Marcin Kalita, Alicja Jarosz, Joanna Iwanicka, Tomasz Iwanicki, Tomasz Nowak, Marius Negru, Tomasz Francuz, Wojciech Garczorz, Władysław Grzeszczak, Sylwia Górczyńska-Kosiorz, Wojciech Kania and Iwona Żak

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:710

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  11. The prediction of the stability of bones is becoming increasingly important. Especially osteoporotic vertebral body fractures are a growing problem and an increasing burden on the health system. Therefore, the...

    Authors: Dominic Gehweiler, Marius Schultz, Martin Schulze, Oliver Riesenbeck, Dirk Wähnert and Michael J. Raschke

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:709

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  12. The Central Sensitization Inventory (CSI) is a screening tool designed to detect symptoms related to Central Sensitization (CS) and Central Sensitivity Syndromes (CSS) by measuring the degree of related phenom...

    Authors: Michel Klute, Marjan Laekeman, Katrin Kuss, Frank Petzke, Angela Dieterich, Andreas Leha, Randy Neblett, Steffen Ehrhardt, Joachim Ulma and Axel Schäfer

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:708

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  13. Computer-assisted navigation (CAS) was developed to improve the surgical accuracy and precision. Many studies demonstrated better alignment in the coronal plane in CAS TKA compared to conventional technique. T...

    Authors: Franziska Beyer, Alexander Pape, Cornelia Lützner, Stephan Kirschner and Jörg Lützner

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:707

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  14. The increasing incidence of primary total knee arthroplasty (TKA) has led to an increase in both the incidence and the cost burden of revision TKA procedures. This study aimed to review the literature on the c...

    Authors: Charles Okafor, Brent Hodgkinson, Son Nghiem, Christopher Vertullo and Joshua Byrnes

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:706

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  15. This study aimed to test the reliability and validity of the Hip Inflammation MRI Scoring System (HIMRISS) in assessing hip involvement of AS patients with AS at different stages of the bath ankylosing spondyl...

    Authors: Siliang Man, Liang Zhang, Tao Bian, Hongchao Li, Zhuyi Ma and Yixin Zhou

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:705

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  16. We reviewed the recent literature related to primary musculoskeletal tumors and metastatic bone tumors. With regard to primary bone tumors, computer navigation systems and three-dimensional-printed prostheses ...

    Authors: Costantino Errani, Andreas F. Mavrogenis and Shinji Tsukamoto

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:704

    Content type: Review

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  17. The administration of an intra-articular injection (IAI) of tranexamic acid (TXA) has been demonstrated to be effective in reducing both blood loss and transfusion rate during total knee arthroplasty (TKA); ho...

    Authors: Yu-Kuan Lin, Shang-Wen Tsai, Po-Kuei Wu, Chao-Ming Chen, Jesse Chieh-Szu Yang, Cheng-Fong Chen and Wei-Ming Chen

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:703

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  18. Tibial plateau fractures involve the knee joint, one of the most weight-bearing joints in the body. Studies have shown that gait asymmetries exist several years after injury. Instrumental gait analysis, genera...

    Authors: Anna Fändriks, Roy Tranberg, Jón Karlsson, Michael Möller and Roland Zügner

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:702

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  19. It is imperative to preoperatively distinguish dural ossification (DO) and thus anticipate the risks and outcome of the surgery for patients with ossification of ligamentum flavum (OLF). However, studies have ...

    Authors: Jiliang Zhai, Shigong Guo, Yu Zhao, Chunxu Li and Tong Niu

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:701

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  20. Patients undergoing total knee arthroplasty (TKA) tend to be younger and tend to receive TKA at an earlier stage compared to 20 years ago. The Oxford Knee Score – Activity and Participation (OKS-APQ) questionn...

    Authors: Malou E. M. te Molder, Johanna E. Vriezekolk, Menno R. Bénard and Petra J. C. Heesterbeek

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:700

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  21. Instrumented posterior lumbar fusion (IPLF) with and without transforaminal interbody fusion (TLIF) is a common treatment for low back pain when conservative interventions have failed. Certain patient comorbid...

    Authors: Hossein Elgafy, Bradley Wetzell, Marshall Gillette, Hassan Semaan, Andrea Rowland, Christopher A. Balboa, Thomas A. Mierzwa, Julie B. McLean, Kimberly Dorsch and Mark A. Moore

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:699

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  22. Management of talar fractures remains to be one of the most challenging aspects in trauma surgery. Unfortunately, the evidence regarding the correct treatment of these fractures is mainly based on retrospectiv...

    Authors: Patrick Pflüger, Michael Zyskowski, Anne Weber, Katharina Gleisenberg, Chlodwig Kirchhoff, Peter Biberthaler and Moritz Crönlein

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:698

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  23. Arthroscopic surgery for femoroacetabular impingement syndrome (FAI) is known to lead to self-reported symptom improvement. In the context of surgical interventions with known contextual effects and no true sh...

    Authors: David J. Hunter, Jillian Eyles, Nicholas J. Murphy, Libby Spiers, Alexander Burns, Emily Davidson, Edward Dickenson, Camdon Fary, Nadine E. Foster, Jurgen Fripp, Damian R. Griffin, Michelle Hall, Young Jo Kim, James M. Linklater, Robert Molnar, Ales Neubert…

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:697

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  24. Gas forming infection of the spine is a consequence of vertebral osteomyelitis, necrotizing fasciitis, or a gas-forming epidural abscess, which is very rare and fatal conditions. This is the rare case of necro...

    Authors: Hong Jin Kim, Ji-Hyun Ryu, Hyung-Youl Park, Sang-Il Kim and Dong-Gune Chang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:696

    Content type: Case report

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  25. Achilles tendinopathy (AT) is a common overuse injury in running-related sports where patients experience pain and impaired function which can persist. A graded rehabilitation program has been successful in re...

    Authors: Colin Griffin, Katherine Daniels, Caroline Hill, Andrew Franklyn-Miller and Jean-Benoît Morin

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:695

    Content type: Study protocol

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  26. Varus deformity of the knee is a common pathological characteristic in knee osteoarthritis (KOA), and not enough attention has been given to the relationship between knee varus deformity and the state of syste...

    Authors: Cheng Zhang, Zhikun Zhuang, Xiaojun Chen, Keda Li, Tianye Lin, Fengxiang Pang, Ying Zhang, Wei He and Qiushi Wei

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:694

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  27. Percutaneous endoscopic lumbar discectomy (PELD) has become popular for the treatment of symptomatic lumbar disc herniation (LDH). The very highly up-migrated lumbar disc herniation (VHUM-LDH) is difficult to ...

    Authors: Yong Yu, Ye Jiang, Fuling Xu, Yuhang Mao, Lutao Yuan and Chen Li

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:693

    Content type: Technical advance

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  28. Traditional tension band wiring and plate fixation represent the commonest methods for treating olecranon fractures. However, there is no agreement on which method provides the best outcome. The aim of this re...

    Authors: Longhai Qiu, Yi Li, Hongbo Wu, Ruixiong Chen, Zhiwen Zhang, Xiaofeng Wang and Yuliang Huang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:692

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  29. Total hip arthroplasty (THA) causes acute blood loss. It may lead to a deficiency in coagulation factors, which, in turn, may lead to increased bleeding during the postoperative period.

    Authors: Marta Burbul, Dariusz Tomaszewski, Anna Rogalska, Krzysztof Gawroński, Sławomir Literacki and Marcin Waśko

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:691

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  30. The aim of the present study was to describe specific characteristics of patients suffering from pelvic fragility fractures and evaluate factors that might influence treatment decisions which may optimize trea...

    Authors: Ludwig Oberkircher, Julia Lenz, Benjamin Bücking, Daphne Eschbach, René Aigner, Christopher Bliemel, Carsten Schoeneberg, Steffen Ruchholtz and Juliana Hack

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:690

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  31. Coagulation-related biomarkers are drawing new attention in the diagnosis of periprosthetic joint infection (PJI). The thromboelastography (TEG) assay provides a comprehensive assessment of blood coagulation; ...

    Authors: Tao Yuan, Yi Wang and Shui Sun

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:689

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  32. The use of drains reportedly does not improve surgical outcomes after hip replacement. There is still a lack of strict recommendations for drain placement after primary hip replacement. This study aimed to ass...

    Authors: Paweł Bartosz, Wojciech Marczyński, Marcin Para, Maciej Kogut and Jerzy Białecki

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:688

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  33. The Knee valgus brace is one of the accepted conservative interventions for patients with medial compartment knee osteoarthritis to correct the knee varus and increase functional activity level. Nevertheless, ...

    Authors: Huda Alfatafta, David Onchonga, Mahmoud Alfatafta, lu Zhang, Imre Boncz, Szimonetta Lohner and Bálint Molics

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:687

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  34. Total two-stage exchange is commonly used in clinical practice as a treatment for infected total hip arthroplasty (THA); however, this approach involves considerable limitations, including significant bone los...

    Authors: Mumingjiang Yishake, Lan Tang, Xi Chen, Yuejian Wang and Rongxin He

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:686

    Content type: Technical advance

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  35. High biomechanical loading is believed to be a risk factor to pain in people with knee osteoarthritis (OA), but controversial findings have been reported on the relationship between external knee adduction mom...

    Authors: Chen. Huang, Ping-Keung. Chan, Kwong-Yuen. Chiu, Chun-Hoi. Yan, Shun-Shing. Yeung and Siu N. Fu

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:685

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  36. Gait deviation and associated torsional problems are common in patients with cerebral palsy (CP). Although femoral anteversion in CP has been extensively reviewed in previous studies, only a few studies have f...

    Authors: Jae Jung Min, Soon-Sun Kwon, Kyu Tae Kim, Young Choi, Ki Hyuk Sung, Kyoung Min Lee and Moon Seok Park

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:684

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  37. To prevent recurrent ankle sprain, it is important to clarify the pathology of chronic ankle instability (CAI). An association has been reported between CAI and abnormalities of foot posture and ankle alignmen...

    Authors: Takumi Kobayashi, Yuta Koshino and Takahiro Miki

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:683

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  38. Little information was obtained from the published papers about the kinematic coupling effect between tarsal bones during Ponseti manipulation. The aim was to explore the kinematic coupling effect of the joint...

    Authors: Song-Jian Li, Ben-Chao Shi, Cheng-Long Liu and Yu-Bin Liu

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:682

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  39. Despite multiple published reviews, the optimum method of correction and stabilisation of Blount’s disease remains controversial. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the clinical and radiological outcomes...

    Authors: Abo Bakr Zein, Ahmed S. Elhalawany, Mohammed Ali and Gerard R. Cousins

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:681

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  40. Skeletal muscle atrophy and fibrosis are pathological conditions that contribute to morbidity in numerous conditions including aging, cachexia, and denervation. Muscle atrophy is characterized as reduction of ...

    Authors: Mengjie Chen, Haibing Chen, Yonggui Gu, Peng Sun, Jianxiong Sun, Haojun Yu, Hongliang Zheng and Donghui Chen

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:680

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  41. Previous articles have focused on the diagnosis and treatment of acute hematogenous osteomyelitis. Here, we present a case of chronic hematogenous osteomyelitis in a 2-month-old girl. The diagnostic procedure ...

    Authors: Cheng-he Qin, Rui Tao, Ji-wei Luo, Liang Hong, Lei Xu, Jia Fang and Chun-hao Zhou

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:679

    Content type: Case report

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  42. Current classifications emphasize the morphology of the coalition, however, subtalar joint facets involved should also be emphasized.

    Authors: Anhong Wang, Weili Shi, Lixiang Gao, Linxin Chen, Xing Xie, Feng Zhao, Yanbin Pi, Chen Jiao, Yuelin Hu, Dong Jiang and Qinwei Guo

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:678

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  43. A phosphaturic mesenchymal tumor (PMT) is classified into four histological subtypes: mixed connective tissue, osteoblast-like, non-ossifying fibroma-like, and ossifying fibroma-like. The ossifying fibroma-lik...

    Authors: Hongyu Qin, Hao Zeng, Hao Li, Shuangshuang Yuan and Jinsong Yang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:677

    Content type: Case report

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  44. To date, there is a paucity of reports clarifying the change of spinopelvic parameters in patients with adult spinal deformity (ASD) who underwent long segment spinal fusion using iliac screw (IS) and S2-alar-...

    Authors: Qiang Luo, Yong-Chan Kim, Ki-Tack Kim, Kee-Yong Ha, Joonghyun Ahn, Sung-Min Kim and Min-Gyu Kim

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:676

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  45. This study aimed to assess the efficacy of tranexamic acid (TXA) mixed in a periarticular multimodal cocktail (PAMC) as a topical administration and to determine whether combined use of intravenous and topical...

    Authors: Kang-Il Kim, Jung-Kwon Bae, Jun-Ho Kim, Hyun-Gon Gwak and Sang Hak Lee

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:675

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  46. To summarize and analyze the epidemiological characteristics, treatment and corresponding curative effect of triradiate cartilage injury(TCI) in children after trauma, to provide a theoretical basis for early ...

    Authors: Yao Dong, Jinkui Wang, Jiaqiang Qin, Guoxin Nan, Yuxi Su, Bo He, Wenquan Cai, Kai Chen, Kai Gu, Xun Liang, Ge Yan and Zhongliang Wang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:674

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  47. Medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction (MPFLR) is a well-established procedure for addressing recurrent patellar dislocation (RPD) in young patients. However, despite being a promising procedure for RPD...

    Authors: Lizhong Jing, Xiaole Wang, Xiaoliang Qu, Kun Liu, Xiaotan Wang, Lu Jiang, Di Wu, Zhiwei Zhang, Zhuang Li, Le Yu, Shaoshan Wang and Jiushan Yang

    Citation: BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2021 22:668

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