R Verdonk

Summary

Affiliation: Ghent University
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of palmar tilt, radial inclination and ulnar variance in left and right wrists
    N Hollevoet
    Department of Physical Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Hand Surg Br 25:431-3. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on knee proprioception after meniscal allograft transplantation
    Y Thijs
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physical Therapy, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 17:223-9. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of articular morphology on non-traumatic degenerative changes of the distal radioulnar joint. A radiographic study
    N Hollevoet
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    J Hand Surg Br 31:221-5. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint [Meniscal repair]
    X Cassard
    Service de Chirurgie Orthopedique, CH de Versailles, Hopital Andre Mignot, 177, rue de Versailles, 78157 Le Chesnay
    Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 90:3S49-75. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Trochleoplasty in dysplastic knee trochlea
    R Verdonk
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Physical Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 13:529-33. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Indications and limits of meniscal allografts
    R Verdonk
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium
    Injury 44:S21-7. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint The Oxford unicompartmental knee prosthesis: a 2-14 year follow-up
    R Verdonk
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 13:163-6. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Meniscal allografts: indications and outcomes
    Rene Verdonk
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Sports Med Arthrosc 15:121-5. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Tissue ingrowth after implantation of a novel, biodegradable polyurethane scaffold for treatment of partial meniscal lesions
    Rene Verdonk
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Sports Med 39:774-82. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Short-term outcome of the second generation characterized chondrocyte implantation for the treatment of cartilage lesions in the knee
    A A M Dhollander
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:1118-27. 2012

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Publications48

  1. ncbi request reprint Comparison of palmar tilt, radial inclination and ulnar variance in left and right wrists
    N Hollevoet
    Department of Physical Medicine and Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Hand Surg Br 25:431-3. 2000
    ..We conclude that both wrists of one individual can be considered as symmetrical for the tested parameters and that the contralateral wrist provides a better reference than population data...
  2. ncbi request reprint A prospective study on knee proprioception after meniscal allograft transplantation
    Y Thijs
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physical Therapy, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 17:223-9. 2007
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The influence of articular morphology on non-traumatic degenerative changes of the distal radioulnar joint. A radiographic study
    N Hollevoet
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    J Hand Surg Br 31:221-5. 2006
    ..There was no significant association with ulnar variance or age. This study suggests that articular morphology may play a role in the development of degenerative changes of the distal radioulnar joint...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Meniscal repair]
    X Cassard
    Service de Chirurgie Orthopedique, CH de Versailles, Hopital Andre Mignot, 177, rue de Versailles, 78157 Le Chesnay
    Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 90:3S49-75. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Trochleoplasty in dysplastic knee trochlea
    R Verdonk
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Physical Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 13:529-33. 2005
    ..This technique might be a valuable alternative in cases of frank trochlear dysplasia associated with persistent retropatellar pain or recurrent patellar dislocations...
  6. doi request reprint Indications and limits of meniscal allografts
    R Verdonk
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Gent, Belgium
    Injury 44:S21-7. 2013
    ..Meniscal allografting appears to becoming the golden standard therapy for these type of patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint The Oxford unicompartmental knee prosthesis: a 2-14 year follow-up
    R Verdonk
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 13:163-6. 2005
    ..The mean HSS score of the 69 UKPs was 178.8 (80% excellent, 10% good, 4% fair, 6% poor). These findings confirm the good results reported in other studies, regarding proper patient selection and a consistent operative technique...
  8. ncbi request reprint Meniscal allografts: indications and outcomes
    Rene Verdonk
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Sports Med Arthrosc 15:121-5. 2007
    ..Future research should focus to elucidate the biologic and cellular processes involved in graft repopulation and remodelation...
  9. doi request reprint Tissue ingrowth after implantation of a novel, biodegradable polyurethane scaffold for treatment of partial meniscal lesions
    Rene Verdonk
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Am J Sports Med 39:774-82. 2011
    ..A novel, biodegradable, aliphatic polyurethane scaffold was designed to fulfill an unmet clinical need in the treatment of patients with irreparable partial meniscal lesions...
  10. doi request reprint Short-term outcome of the second generation characterized chondrocyte implantation for the treatment of cartilage lesions in the knee
    A A M Dhollander
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:1118-27. 2012
    ..To evaluate short-term clinical and MRI outcome of the second generation characterized chondrocyte implantation (CCI) for the treatment of cartilage defects in the knee...
  11. doi request reprint The combination of microfracture and a cell-free polymer-based implant immersed with autologous serum for cartilage defect coverage
    A A M Dhollander
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:1773-80. 2012
    ..The purpose of this short-term pilot study was to determine the clinical and MRI outcome of a combination of microfracture with a cell-free polymer-based matrix for the treatment of cartilage defects in the knee...
  12. ncbi request reprint The influence of hydrocortisone on aggrecan metabolism in human articular chondrocyte cultures: comparison of two different matrices
    K F Almqvist
    Department of Rheumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 18:665-73. 2000
    ....
  13. doi request reprint First insights into human acetabular labrum cell metabolism
    A A M Dhollander
    Laboratory of Connective Tissue Biology, Department of Rheumatology, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 20:670-7. 2012
    ..Moreover, no metabolic data exist at cellular level. The aim of this study was to characterize extracellular matrix (ECM) genes and pro-inflammatory mediators expressed by these cells...
  14. pmc Patellar tendon vs. doubled semitendinosus and gracilis tendon for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    E Witvrouw
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physiotherapy, Faculty of Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    Int Orthop 25:308-11. 2001
    ..05) and at 6 and 12 months isokinetic hamstrings strength was lower (P<0.05). No significant differences were noted at any stage with respect to quadriceps strength, functional scores, range of motion, or swelling...
  15. doi request reprint Autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis combined with platelet-rich plasma gel: technical description and a five pilot patients report
    A A M Dhollander
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185 2P5, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:536-42. 2011
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Repair of chronic ruptures of the anterior cruciate ligament using allograft reconstruction and a ligament augmentation device
    F Steenbrugge
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, B-9000 Gent, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 67:252-8. 2001
    ..On the Tegner scale, the sports level decreased by an average of 1.4 points (from 7.25 to 5.83). Only five patients showed an anteroposterior displacement of more than 3 mm, of which only one was in the grade C group...
  17. doi request reprint Is there any superiority in the clinical outcome of mobile-bearing knee prosthesis designs compared to fixed-bearing total knee prosthesis designs in the treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee joint? A review of the literature
    H Van der Bracht
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, University Hospital Ghent, 2P5, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 18:367-74. 2010
    ..For this reason, we advise that further research, comparing the costs and cost-benefit of mobile-bearing compared to fixed-bearing knee prosthesis designs, should be performed...
  18. doi request reprint A long-term study of anterior cruciate ligament allograft reconstruction
    K F Almqvist
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent University, De Pintelaan 185, 9000, Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 17:818-22. 2009
    ..In conclusion, the tibialis anterior or tibialis posterior tendon allograft ACL reconstruction produced good clinical results in the majority of patients at long-term follow-up...
  19. ncbi request reprint Recurrent massive subperiosteal hematoma in a patient with neurofibromatosis
    F Steenbrugge
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 11:480-3. 2001
    ..The authors report the case of a 13-year-old neurofibromatosis (NF-I) patient who suffered a blunt trauma in 1993. The diagnosis of subperiosteal hematoma was made. The pathogenesis of subperiosteal hematoma is discussed...
  20. doi request reprint Bolt fixation for syndesmotic injuries
    J De Vil
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Injury 40:1176-9. 2009
    ..It is a simple and quick operative procedure providing reliable syndesmotic reduction. The material should not be removed prior to walking. The only drawback is the greater need for removal in the event of local symptoms...
  21. doi request reprint Hip arthroscopy in patients with painful hip following resurfacing arthroplasty
    C Pattyn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:1514-20. 2011
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the use of hip arthroscopy as a diagnostic and therapeutic tool for the painful hip following resurfacing arthroplasty...
  22. doi request reprint [Lateral retinacular release]
    P Verdonk
    Knee Surgery and Sports Traumatology, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Orthopade 37:884-9. 2008
    ..Lateral release provides only temporary benefit for patellofemoral osteoarthritis. Proximal and/or distal realignment of the extensor mechanism gives better results than isolated lateral release...
  23. doi request reprint MRI evaluation of a new scaffold-based allogenic chondrocyte implantation for cartilage repair
    A A M Dhollander
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 1P5, B9000 Gent, Belgium
    Eur J Radiol 75:72-81. 2010
    ..MRI was used for the morphological analysis of cartilage repair. The correlation between MRI findings and clinical outcome was also studied...
  24. pmc Arthroscopic meniscus repair in the ACL-deficient knee
    F Steenbrugge
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, ASZ Campus Aalst, Merestraat 80, 9300 Aalst, Belgium
    Int Orthop 29:109-12. 2005
    ..Even though the failure rate of meniscus repair may be greater in an unstable knee, it is concluded that meniscal repair is not contraindicated in a knee with a deficient ACL...
  25. doi request reprint Deltoid muscle volume estimated from ultrasonography: in vitro validation and correlation with isokinetic abduction strength of the shoulder
    Emmanuel A Audenaert
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, 9000 Ghent, Belgium
    Med Biol Eng Comput 47:557-63. 2009
    ..Isokinetic joint moments were quantified using the Biodex System 3. A significant relationship (R = 0.87; p < 0.001) between the calculated deltoid volume and the isokinetic abduction peak torque was established...
  26. ncbi request reprint Neurofibromatosis, gigantism, elephantiasis neuromatosa and recurrent massive subperiosteal hematoma: a new case report and review of 7 case reports from the literature
    F Steenbrugge
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, B-9000 Gent, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 67:168-72. 2001
    ..In 1999, the leg was amputated above the knee. The literature is reviewed and 7 case reports are compared. The pathogenesis of subperiosteal hematoma is discussed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Parosteal osteosarcoma of the humerus
    F Steenbrugge
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 67:387-94. 2001
    ..The proximal osteotomy has healed nicely; the distal fixation osteotomy exhibits delayed healing. The pathogenesis of parosteal osteosarcoma is discussed...
  28. ncbi request reprint Characterisation of human knee meniscus cell phenotype
    P C M Verdonk
    Department of Rheumatology, Ghent University, Belgium
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 13:548-60. 2005
    ..The composition of this ECM offers a variable to define the distinct meniscus cell phenotype...
  29. doi request reprint Proximal row carpectomy versus four-corner arthrodesis as a treatment for SLAC (scapholunate advanced collapse) wrist
    W Vanhove
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 33:118-25. 2008
    ..Degenerative changes following proximal row carpectomy may be a concern in young manual labourers, but have not been observed...
  30. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of cartilage and cartilage repair
    K L Verstraete
    Department of Radiology, Ghent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Clin Radiol 59:674-89. 2004
    ..These MR aspects are applied to clinical scenarios, including traumatic chondral injury, osteoarthritis, inflammatory arthritis, and cartilage repair procedures...
  31. doi request reprint Muscle fibres crossing the line of incision used in carpal tunnel decompression
    N Hollevoet
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 35:115-9. 2010
    ..In the cadaver hands the proportions were similar at 50%, 35% and 15%, respectively. The fibres were extensions of the thenar and hypothenar muscles and did not appear to represent a separate anomalous muscle...
  32. ncbi request reprint The tibialis tendon as a valuable anterior cruciate ligament allograft substitute: biomechanical properties
    K F Almqvist
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:1326-30. 2007
    ..6 mm). The results of this in vitro mechanical study suggest that fresh-frozen single-loop TA and TP tendons, and BPTB allografts are an acceptable substitute for hamstrings in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction...
  33. doi request reprint Catastrophic thinking about pain as a predictor of length of hospital stay after total knee arthroplasty: a prospective study
    Erik Witvrouw
    Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physical Therapy, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 17:1189-94. 2009
    ..Although during the last decades the duration of hospital stay is significantly reduced, this study shows that this can be improved when taking into account the contribution of psychological factors such as pain catastrophizing...
  34. doi request reprint [Logistics and European laws on allogeneic tissue transplantation]
    R Verdonk
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Gent University Hospital, De Pintelaan 185, B 9000, Gent, Belgien
    Orthopade 37:779-82. 2008
    ..A uniform European code is needed for easy traceability of human tissues. The directive respects the basic human rights as laid down in the Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union...
  35. pmc Culture of chondrocytes in alginate surrounded by fibrin gel: characteristics of the cells over a period of eight weeks
    K F Almqvist
    Department of Rheumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Ann Rheum Dis 60:781-90. 2001
    ..To produce tissue engineered cartilage by human articular chondrocytes in vitro for further use in in vivo manipulations for the treatment of cartilage defects...
  36. ncbi request reprint Bassini's hernial repair and adductor longus tenotomy in the treatment of chronic groin pain in athletes
    K Van Der Donckt
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, B 9000 Gent, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 69:35-41. 2003
    ..We conclude that, when conservative treatment for pubic pain in athletes fails, a combination of hernial surgery and adductor longus tenotomy can provide successful results...
  37. ncbi request reprint Meniscal transplantation
    R Verdonk
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 68:118-27. 2002
    ..It appears preferable to use an open technique in medial transplantation, whereas the arthroscopic approach appears to allow for easier lateral implantation...
  38. ncbi request reprint Revision of shoulder replacement with a reversed shoulder prosthesis (Delta III): report of five cases
    L De Wilde
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 67:348-53. 2001
    ..Although these initially good functional results may be temporary and loosening may occur over the longer term, the authors recommend the Delta III shoulder prosthesis as an alternative solution for revision shoulder arthroplasty...
  39. ncbi request reprint Fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose-position emission tomography: a highly accurate imaging modality for the diagnosis of chronic musculoskeletal infections
    F De Winter
    Division of Nuclear Medicine, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 83:651-60. 2001
    ..05). However, patients who had had surgery within the previous two years were excluded from study. It was our aim to evaluate the technique in an unselected, clinically representative population...
  40. ncbi request reprint A correlation study of objective functionality and WOMAC in total knee arthroplasty
    E Witvrouw
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Physical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 10:347-51. 2002
    ..These findings provide support for including an objective assessment of activities of daily living together with a subjective self-report...
  41. pmc Case Number 29: Ochronosis: synovial histopathological characteristics
    E Kruithof
    Department of Rheumatology, Ghent University Hospital, Belgium
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:130. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint The effect of exercise regimens on reflex response time of the vasti muscles in patients with anterior knee pain: a prospective randomized intervention study
    E Witvrouw
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Rehabilitation Sciences and Physical Therapy, Ghent University, Belgium
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 13:251-8. 2003
    ..These results suggest that the reflex response times of the two vasti muscles can not be altered after a five week open or closed kinetic chain exercise program. In contrast, knee pain decreased significantly in both groups...
  43. ncbi request reprint [Bio-artificial implants in orthopedics]
    R Verdonk
    Kliniek voor Orthopedie, Fysische Geneeskunde en Revalidatie UGent, De Pintelaan 185 B 9000 Gent
    Verh K Acad Geneeskd Belg 66:269-74; discussion 275-6. 2004
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Effect of bracing on the prevention of anterior knee pain--a prospective randomized study
    D Van Tiggelen
    Department of Physical Therapy, Centre for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Queen Astrid Military Hospital, Bruynstraat 2, 1120 Brussels, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 12:434-9. 2004
    ..We conclude that the result of the present study suggests that the use of a dynamic patellofemoral brace is an effective way to prevent the development of anterior knee pain in persons undergoing a strenuous training program...
  45. ncbi request reprint [Long-term assessment of arthroscopic meniscus repair]
    F Steenbrugge
    Département de Chirurgie Orthopédique, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Gand, 9000 Gand, Belgique
    Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 89:699-706. 2003
    ..A prospective study was set up to evaluate meniscal suturing using an inside-out technique...
  46. pmc Multicentre, prospective, open study to evaluate the safety and efficacy of hylan G-F 20 in knee osteoarthritis subjects presenting with pain following arthroscopic meniscectomy
    J P Huskin
    CHU Liège Sart Tilman, Sce Orthopédie, B 35, 4000, Liege 1, Belgium
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 16:747-52. 2008
    ..The risk/benefit of hylan G-F 20 in this particular population of patients is favourable...
  47. ncbi request reprint [Adult lateral meniscus]
    P Beaufils
    Institut d Anatomie Normale, Faculte de Medecine, Strasbourg
    Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 92:2S169-2S194. 2006
    ..They should be early diagnosed (MRI). Treatment options are various: abstention, meniscectomy, and repair. Painful post lateral meniscectomy syndrome may be treated by a new surgical option: meniscal allograft...
  48. ncbi request reprint Autologous chondrocyte implantation and osteochondral cylinder transplantation in cartilage repair of the knee joint
    G D Smith
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:2487-8; author reply 2488. 2003