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Social implications of balloon kyphoplasty: prospective study from a single UK centre.
PURPOSE: The incidence of osteoporotic fractures is increasing with an ageing population. This has potential consequences for health services, patients and their families. Treatment of osteoporotic vertebral compression ...
Fixed flexion deformity following total knee arthroplasty. A prospective study of the natural history.
INTRODUCTION: Stiffness following total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is a disabling problem resulting in pain and reduced function. OBJECTIVE: The aim of our study was to evaluate the natural course of fixed flexion deformity ...
Is ultrasound diagnosis reliable in acute extensor tendon injuries of the knee?
Ruptures of the patellar and quadriceps tendon are rare injuries requiring immediate repair to re-establish knee extensor continuity and allow early motion. Ultrasound is extensively used as a diagnostic tool before surgery ...