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Transmedial All-inside TriLink Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction.
Posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) injuries usually constitute part of a multiligament injury. Isolated PCL injuries account for only approximately 3% of all ligament injuries. No consensus on optimal surgical reconstruction ...
Ice Skating Injuries: A Review of Literature on Nature of Injuries and the Role of Preventive Strategies
Despite the fact that ice skating is one of the most popular sports, its risks of potential injuries are often underestimated. There are a variety of injuries associated with this sports ranging from acute injuries like ...
Surgical Repair of Pectoralis Muscle Rupture Following Sport/Exercise Injuries: Case Series.
Rupture of the Pectoralis muscle tendon is usually rare. And when it does happen, Sports or exercises are most often the culprit. An abducted, extended and externally rotated shoulder is weak and adding tension to it, as ...
Use of 3D Computerised Tomography with Volume Rendering to Evaluate Rupture of Distal Biceps Tendon- A Preliminary Study.
Objective: The purpose of this study was to determine whether 3-dimensional (3D) Computed Tomography (CT) imaging with volume rendering can accurately evaluate distal biceps ruptures, their location, retraction and scarring ...
Case report: Osteoma of a sesamoid bone as a rare cause of hand pain
Sesamoid bones are usually ovoid shaped bones found within tendons on palmar and plantar articular surfaces, where tendons run in close proximity to joints. They are variable in size, shape and location, but in the hand ...
Symptomatic Scaphotrapeziotrapezoid Carpal Coalition: The Natural History and a Surgical Option for Treatment.
Carpal coalitions are uncommon and are frequently asymptomatic. 15 Patients with persistent symptomatic scaphotrapeziotrapezoid (STT) carpal coalitions unresponsive to six months of conservative treatment with no history ...
The Impact of Re-tear on the Clinical Outcome after Rotator Cuff Repair Using Open or Arthroscopic Techniques - A Systematic Review.
BACKGROUND: It is generally accepted that rotator cuff repair gives satisfactory results in the long term, although most studies have so far shown a fairly high rate of structural failure or re-tear. The purpose of this ...
Inverted Palmaris Longus Accessory Muscle: A Case Report.
We present a case of accessory palmaris longus where muscle belly was distal to the tendon and not causing the median nerve compression. This was an incidental finding during the investigation of a wrist pain.
Study protocol: a mixed methods feasibility study for a loaded self-managed exercise programme for patellofemoral pain.
BACKGROUND: Patellofemoral pain (PFP) is one of the most common forms of knee pain in adults under the age of 40, with a prevalence of 23% in the general population. The long-term prognosis is poor, with only one third of ...
Impact of the quantity of intradiscal cement leak on the progression of intervertebral disc degeneration.
Introduction We aim to assess the impact of the quantity of intradiscal cement leak during kyphoplasty on the rate of progression of degenerative changes in the affected disc. Methods Of 316 kyphoplasty procedures, we ...