G C Babis

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint High complication rate in reconstruction of Paprosky type IIIa acetabular defects using an oblong implant with modular side plates and a hook
    G C Babis
    General University Hospital ATTIKON, Athens University Medical School, 1st Orthopaedic Department, 1 Rimini Street, 12462 Haidari, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1592-6. 2011
  2. pmc High energy tibial plateau fractures treated with hybrid external fixation
    George C Babis
    A Orthopaedic Department University of Athens, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Orthop Surg Res 6:35. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Distal tibial fractures treated with hybrid external fixation
    G C Babis
    A Orthopaedic Department, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Injury 41:253-8. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence and prevention of thromboembolic events in one stage bilateral total hip arthroplasty: a systematic review
    George C Babis
    1st Orthopaedic Department, Attikon University General Hospital, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 9:24-32. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of stage III-A-1 and III-B-1 periprosthetic knee infection with two-stage exchange arthroplasty and articulating spacer
    George C Babis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:173-8. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint A 46-year-old woman with right knee pain
    George C Babis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 460:269-75. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Proximal femoral allograft-prosthesis composites in revision hip replacement: a 12-year follow-up study
    G C Babis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, University of Athens, Attikon University General Hospital, 1 Rimini Street, Chaidari, Attica, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:349-55. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The effectiveness of two COX-2 inhibitors in the prophylaxis against heterotopic new bone formation: an experimental study in rabbits
    Panagiotis G Tsailas
    1st Orthopaedic Department, University of Athens School of Medicine University General Hospital Attikon, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Res 151:108-14. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevention of heterotopic ossification in cases of hypertrophic osteoarthritis submitted to total hip arthroplasty. Etidronate or Indomethacin?
    G I Vasileiadis
    1st Orthopaedic Department, University of Athens, Attikon University General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 10:159-65. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Biology of implant osseointegration
    A F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 9:61-71. 2009

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint High complication rate in reconstruction of Paprosky type IIIa acetabular defects using an oblong implant with modular side plates and a hook
    G C Babis
    General University Hospital ATTIKON, Athens University Medical School, 1st Orthopaedic Department, 1 Rimini Street, 12462 Haidari, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1592-6. 2011
    ..0%) and a further four hips (6.4%) are currently loose and awaiting revision. We observed unacceptably high rates of complication and failure in our group of patients and cannot recommend this implant or technique...
  2. pmc High energy tibial plateau fractures treated with hybrid external fixation
    George C Babis
    A Orthopaedic Department University of Athens, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Orthop Surg Res 6:35. 2011
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Distal tibial fractures treated with hybrid external fixation
    G C Babis
    A Orthopaedic Department, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Injury 41:253-8. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Incidence and prevention of thromboembolic events in one stage bilateral total hip arthroplasty: a systematic review
    George C Babis
    1st Orthopaedic Department, Attikon University General Hospital, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Curr Vasc Pharmacol 9:24-32. 2011
    ..More data are needed in order to clarify if additional measures or altered protocols of thromboembolic prophylaxis should be followed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of stage III-A-1 and III-B-1 periprosthetic knee infection with two-stage exchange arthroplasty and articulating spacer
    George C Babis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:173-8. 2008
    ..Excellent long-term results can be achieved for patients staged as III-A-1 and III-B-1 according to the Musculoskeletal Infection Society staging system, when treated with the aforementioned protocol and intravenous antibiotics...
  6. ncbi request reprint A 46-year-old woman with right knee pain
    George C Babis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 460:269-75. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Proximal femoral allograft-prosthesis composites in revision hip replacement: a 12-year follow-up study
    G C Babis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, University of Athens, Attikon University General Hospital, 1 Rimini Street, Chaidari, Attica, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:349-55. 2010
    ..019), the number of previous hip revisions exceeding two (p = 0.047), and the length of the allograft used (p = 0.005)...
  8. doi request reprint The effectiveness of two COX-2 inhibitors in the prophylaxis against heterotopic new bone formation: an experimental study in rabbits
    Panagiotis G Tsailas
    1st Orthopaedic Department, University of Athens School of Medicine University General Hospital Attikon, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Res 151:108-14. 2009
    ..The clinical relevance of this study is that meloxicam and parecoxib may be helpful in reducing heterotopic ossification in humans...
  9. ncbi request reprint Prevention of heterotopic ossification in cases of hypertrophic osteoarthritis submitted to total hip arthroplasty. Etidronate or Indomethacin?
    G I Vasileiadis
    1st Orthopaedic Department, University of Athens, Attikon University General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 10:159-65. 2010
    ..532) and radiographic evaluation between the two groups (p=0.303). However, the cost of etidronate which may be as much as six times more expensive than that of indomethacin could not justify its routine prophylactic use...
  10. ncbi request reprint Biology of implant osseointegration
    A F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 9:61-71. 2009
    ..The rationale of the present review is to evaluate the basic science work performed on the concept of biology of osseointegration, and to discuss the specific factors as they may relate to osseous healing around an implant...
  11. ncbi request reprint Biomaterial osseointegration enhancement with biophysical stimulation
    R Dimitriou
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Athens Medical School, KAT Accident Hospital, Kifissia, Athens, Greece
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 7:253-65. 2007
    ..The present paper is an overview of bone-implant osseointegration and the current trends on its enhancement, focusing mainly on the two methods of biophysical stimulation...
  12. ncbi request reprint Late postoperative infection following spinal instrumentation: stainless steel versus titanium implants
    Konstantinos C Soultanis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:193-9. 2008
    ..Removal of instrumentation in combination with appropriate antibiotics was an effective treatment. Further study with long-term follow-up is necessary in order to understand the exact incidence and pathology of such infections...
  13. ncbi request reprint Application of the Endomodel rotating hinge knee prosthesis for knee osteoarthritis
    Alexandros N Mavrodontidis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ioannina, School of Medicine, Ioannina, Greece
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:179-84. 2008
    ..The results suggest that the Endomodel rotating hinge prosthesis can be considered a good alternative for primary TKA in cases of serious axial deformity and collateral ligament deficiency and in rheumatoid arthritis patients...
  14. pmc The morphologic variations of low and high hip dislocation
    George Hartofilakidis
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Athens Medical School, Byzantiou 2, Athens, Nea Smyrni, 17121, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:820-4. 2008
    ..946 and 0.971, respectively. The two types of low and high dislocation were associated with high intra- and interobserver agreement. Whether these distinctions have clinical utility requires further validation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Double level osteotomy of the knee: a method to retain joint-line obliquity. Clinical results
    George C Babis
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1380-8. 2002
    ..The goal of this prospective study was to determine the outcome of double level osteotomy of the knee performed after analysis with computer-aided preoperative planning software in patients with varus malalignment...