K Anagnostakos

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Pharmacokinetic properties and systemic safety of vancomycin-impregnated cancellous bone grafts in the treatment of spondylodiscitis
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstr 1, 66421 Homburg, Germany
    Biomed Res Int 2013:358217. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Infections after high tibial osteotomy
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, 66421, Homburg, Saar, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:161-9. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Bacteria identification on NPWT foams: clinical relevance or contamination?
    K Anagnostakos
    University Hospital of Saarland, Germany
    J Wound Care 21:333-4, 336-9. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Patella baja after unicompartmental knee arthroplasty
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstr 1, 66421, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:1456-62. 2012
  5. doi request reprint [Megaprostheses of the knee joint]
    K Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstraße 1, 66421 Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Orthopade 39:949-59. 2010
  6. pmc Classification of hip joint infections
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int J Med Sci 6:227-33. 2009
  7. pmc Mechanical complications and reconstruction strategies at the site of hip spacer implantation
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int J Med Sci 6:274-9. 2009
  8. pmc Comparison of five patellar height measurement methods in 90° knee flexion
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Department of Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Saarland, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int Orthop 35:1791-7. 2011
  9. doi request reprint [Hip joint infections - Results of a questionnaire among 28 university orthopedic departments]
    K Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstr 1, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Orthopade 40:781-92. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Two-stage treatment protocol for isolated septic acetabular cup loosening
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Department of Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals of Saarland, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Hip Int 20:320-6. 2010

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Publications24

  1. pmc Pharmacokinetic properties and systemic safety of vancomycin-impregnated cancellous bone grafts in the treatment of spondylodiscitis
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstr 1, 66421 Homburg, Germany
    Biomed Res Int 2013:358217. 2013
    ..The pharmacokinetic properties can be easily monitored locally, in the urine and the serum...
  2. doi request reprint Infections after high tibial osteotomy
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, 66421, Homburg, Saar, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:161-9. 2013
    ..Infections are a rare but severe complication that might endanger the clinical, radiological and functional outcome and might require several surgical revisions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Bacteria identification on NPWT foams: clinical relevance or contamination?
    K Anagnostakos
    University Hospital of Saarland, Germany
    J Wound Care 21:333-4, 336-9. 2012
    ..To compare and interpret the microbiological findings of tissue samples prior to and during negative pressure wound therapy (NPWT), as well as those of NPWT foams...
  4. doi request reprint Patella baja after unicompartmental knee arthroplasty
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstr 1, 66421, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:1456-62. 2012
    ..The literature data on patellar height following unicompartmental knee arthroplasty (UKA) are scarce...
  5. doi request reprint [Megaprostheses of the knee joint]
    K Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstraße 1, 66421 Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Orthopade 39:949-59. 2010
    ..Furthermore, a variety of different implants exist...
  6. pmc Classification of hip joint infections
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int J Med Sci 6:227-33. 2009
    ..The present article reviews the actual literature and provides an overview of clinical, arthroscopic, microbiological and radiological staging systems...
  7. pmc Mechanical complications and reconstruction strategies at the site of hip spacer implantation
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int J Med Sci 6:274-9. 2009
    ....
  8. pmc Comparison of five patellar height measurement methods in 90° knee flexion
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Department of Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Saarland, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int Orthop 35:1791-7. 2011
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to evaluate the patellar height in 90° knee flexion...
  9. doi request reprint [Hip joint infections - Results of a questionnaire among 28 university orthopedic departments]
    K Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Kirrbergerstr 1, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Orthopade 40:781-92. 2011
    ..Despite numerous prophylactic measures infections still remain a hazardous complication in orthopedic surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint Two-stage treatment protocol for isolated septic acetabular cup loosening
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Department of Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals of Saarland, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Hip Int 20:320-6. 2010
    ..6%). Complications included a draining sinus, and one spacer and one definitive prosthesis dislocation. One patient died after reimplantation due to cardiopulmonary decompensation...
  11. pmc Treatment of proximal femur infections with antibiotic-loaded cement spacers
    J Kelm
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int J Med Sci 6:258-64. 2009
    ..Spacers could be indicated in the treatment of proximal femur infections. Besides an infection eradication, a pain reduction is also possible...
  12. doi request reprint [Osteotomy for approaches to the knee joint. Tibial tubercle, lateral epicondyle of the femur and head of the fibula]
    O Lorbach
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitat des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Orthopade 42:332-40. 2013
    ..An alternative option for an extended exposure to the posterolateral knee joint is accomplished by osteotomy or partial resection of the fibular head which is also described as having good clinical results and a low complication rate...
  13. pmc Elution of gentamicin and vancomycin from polymethylmethacrylate beads and hip spacers in vivo
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitat des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Acta Orthop 80:193-7. 2009
    ..However, little is known about antibiotic elution from bone cement beyond the first 2-3 postoperative days in humans...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Indications for use of the V.A.C.-system in the orthopedic surgery]
    K Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Zentralbl Chir 131:S87-92. 2006
    ..However, reports on its use in the septic orthopedic surgery are seldom. Hence, the aim of this study is to demonstrate our experience with the V.A.C.-system in the treatment of orthopedic-related infections...
  15. pmc In vivo and in vitro studies of antibiotic release from and bacterial growth inhibition by antibiotic-impregnated polymethylmethacrylate hip spacers
    Jens Kelm
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 50:332-5. 2006
    ..Not dependent on implantation duration, growth inhibition by spacers in vitro was observed for 2 weeks. The reason for protracted wound healing cannot be insufficient antibiotic release...
  16. pmc Complications after spacer implantation in the treatment of hip joint infections
    Jochen Jung
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int J Med Sci 6:265-73. 2009
    ..Between stages, an interdisciplinary cooperation with other facilities (internal medicine, microbiologists) should be aimed for patients with several comorbidities for optimizing their general medical condition...
  17. doi request reprint [Osteotomy of the greater trochanter]
    K Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Orthopade 42:322-31. 2013
    ....
  18. doi request reprint [Clinical results of minimally invasive total hip arthroplasty]
    J Jung
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Kirrberger Strase, Gebäude 37, 66421, Homburg Saar, Deutschland
    Orthopade 41:399-406. 2012
    ..This article presents an analysis and review of recent literature with a focus on clinical results after minimally invasive (MIS) total hip arthroplasty (THA) and with special attention to the different approaches currently used...
  19. doi request reprint Persistence of bacterial growth on antibiotic-loaded beads: is it actually a problem?
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Acta Orthop 79:302-7. 2008
    ..We therefore assessed whether bacterial adherence and growth could be determined on gentami-cin- and gentamicin-vancomycin-loaded beads that had been removed after eradication of infection...
  20. ncbi request reprint Inline skating injuries: medical and sociological aspects
    J Kelm
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar
    Sportverletz Sportschaden 21:137-41. 2007
    ..This results in a rapid increase in sports injuries. The aim of our study was to analyse injury patterns and injury causes as well as the influence of the social status on possessing and using protective equipment...
  21. doi request reprint Antimicrobial properties and elution kinetics of linezolid-loaded hip spacers in vitro
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatsklinikum des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 87:173-8. 2008
    ....
  22. pmc Vacuum-assisted closure in the treatment of early hip joint infections
    Jens Kelm
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital, Saarland University, Homburg Saar, Germany
    Int J Med Sci 6:241-6. 2009
    ..The V.A.C.-system can be a valuable contribution in the treatment of early joint infections when properly used. Indications should be early infections with well-maintained soft-tissues for retention of the negative atmospheric pressure...
  23. doi request reprint Enhancement of antibiotic elution from acrylic bone cement
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitat des Saarlandes, Homburg Saar, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater 90:467-75. 2009
    ..This article reviews this experience and pays special attention on biantibiotic combinations, additives other than antimicrobial agents, as well as the effect of ultrasound on the antibiotic elution characteristics...
  24. doi request reprint [Hip joint arthrolysis due to heterotopic ossification]
    Konstantinos Anagnostakos
    Klinik fur Orthopadie und Orthopadische Chirurgie, Universitatskliniken des Saarlandes, Germany
    Oper Orthop Traumatol 21:557-70. 2009
    ..Enhancement of the autonomous daily mobility (if possible regarding the cognitive status) as well as the ability to sit. For nonambulatory, bedridden patients ease of sanitary tasks and improvement of patients' convenience...