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Orthopaedic SurgeryISSN: 2643-4016

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 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2643-4016/1710033

The Impact of Vertebroplasty on Sagittal Parameters in Traumatic Thoracic Vertebral Fractures

Kemal Paksoy, MD

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: 2023/05/14

Fourteen patients with the injury score > 4, based on the thoracolumbar injury classification score (TLICS), and with type A fractures, based on the AO Spine thoracolumbar injury classification score (TLAOSIS), were included in the study. Scoliosis radiographs were shot preoperatively and at 1st, 6th, and 12th months during the postoperative period, and measurements were performed using the software of Surgimap (Nemaris, Inc)....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2643-4016/1710034

Complete Rupture of the Insertional Tendon of Biceps Brachii: What We Know

Luke Nugent

Article Type: Review Article | First Published: 2023/06/09

Ruptures of the distal biceps tendon present surgeons with a complex set of potential management options, and significant variation in practice exists. This review aims to succinctly collate the current evidence with regards to epidemiology, diagnosis, and management, in order to allow clinicians to inform themselves as to how best to deal with this increasingly frequently encountered phenomenon....

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2643-4016/1710026

10-Year Outcomes of the Charnley and Exeter Total Hip Replacements: A Clinical Cohort Study Conducted in Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital (CNOH) Dublin/Ireland

Mohamed Monawar, MBBS, MRCS, MCh, Orth, Paddy Kenny, MB, BCH, BAO, MFSEM, FRCSI, FRCS (Tr & Orth), Natasha Rafter, RCSI, Fionnuala Walsh and Samir Talha, MBBS, MRCS

Article Type: Research Article | First Published: September 30, 2021

Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital (CNOH) joint register is of huge value in assessing current outcomes of Charnley and Exeter Total Hip Replacements (THR) in Ireland. It is the chief orthopaedic elective hospital and as the Republic of Ireland has no published results from the National Joint Register yet; focusing on this register will help the Irish orthopaedic community by demonstrating which of the two devices has superior survivorship and patient reported outcomes. Joint register data fo...

 Open Access DOI:10.23937/2643-4016/1710025

Presentation and Management of an Interprosthetic Femoral Fracture between a Total Hip Arthroplasty and Revised Total Knee Arthroplasty with Distal Femoral Replacement

Mohamed Shaalan, MD, MRCS, Ashraf Dawood, MD, FRCS and William Gaine, MD, FRCS

Article Type: Case Report | First Published: February 06, 2021

An 83-year-old female sustained a right femoral interprosthetic fracture following a fall, She had a high BMI with a background history of ischaemic heart disease and type II diabetes. She was placed in a Thomas splint and underwent surgical fixation with a plate on the following trauma list. She was non-weight bearing for six weeks before partial weight bearing was commenced when callus appeared on X-ray. At six months good callus was evidenced and she was fully weight bearing. Interprosthetic ...

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