Alexander Brunner

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Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi The Humerusblock NG: a new concept for stabilization of proximal humeral fractures and its biomechanical evaluation
    Alexander Brunner
    Department for Trauma Surgery and Sports Medicine, Medical University Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, Innsbruck, Austria
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 132:985-92. 2012
  2. ncbi Effect of three-dimensional computed tomography reconstructions on reliability
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 33:727-33. 2012
  3. doi The PFNA proximal femur nail in treatment of unstable proximal femur fractures--3 cases of postoperative perforation of the helical blade into the hip joint
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, 6000 Lucerne 16, Switzerland
    J Orthop Trauma 22:731-6. 2008
  4. doi The plain beta-angle measured on radiographs in the assessment of femoroacetabular impingement
    A Brunner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Cantonal Hospitals Lucerne, Eichenweg, 6010 Wolhusen, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:1203-8. 2010
  5. doi Closed reduction and minimally invasive percutaneous fixation of proximal humerus fractures using the Humerusblock
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Orthop Trauma 24:407-13. 2010
  6. doi Classification systems for tibial plateau fractures; does computed tomography scanning improve their reliability?
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Spitalstrasse, 6000 Lucerne 16, Switzerland
    Injury 41:173-8. 2010
  7. doi Open reduction and fixation of medial Moore type II fractures of the tibial plateau by a direct dorsal approach
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, 6000, Lucerne 16, Switzerland
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:1233-8. 2009
  8. doi The impact of stereo-visualisation of three-dimensional CT datasets on the inter- and intraobserver reliability of the AO/OTA and Neer classifications in the assessment of fractures of the proximal humerus
    A Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 91:766-71. 2009
  9. doi Evaluation of a computed tomography-based navigation system prototype for hip arthroscopy in the treatment of femoroacetabular cam impingement
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Cantonal Hospitals Lucerne, Wolhusen, Switzerland
    Arthroscopy 25:382-91. 2009
  10. doi Sports and recreation activity of patients with femoroacetabular impingement before and after arthroscopic osteoplasty
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Wolhusen, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 37:917-22. 2009

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Publications16

  1. doi The Humerusblock NG: a new concept for stabilization of proximal humeral fractures and its biomechanical evaluation
    Alexander Brunner
    Department for Trauma Surgery and Sports Medicine, Medical University Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, Innsbruck, Austria
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 132:985-92. 2012
    ..This study evaluates the function and stability of the Humerusblock NG and its biomechanical properties on the basis of two different fracture models under cyclic loading...
  2. ncbi Effect of three-dimensional computed tomography reconstructions on reliability
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 33:727-33. 2012
    ....
  3. doi The PFNA proximal femur nail in treatment of unstable proximal femur fractures--3 cases of postoperative perforation of the helical blade into the hip joint
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, 6000 Lucerne 16, Switzerland
    J Orthop Trauma 22:731-6. 2008
    ..We report 3 cases of postoperative perforation of the helical blade through the femoral head into the hip joint without any signs of rotational or varus displacement of the fracture...
  4. doi The plain beta-angle measured on radiographs in the assessment of femoroacetabular impingement
    A Brunner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Cantonal Hospitals Lucerne, Eichenweg, 6010 Wolhusen, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:1203-8. 2010
    ....
  5. doi Closed reduction and minimally invasive percutaneous fixation of proximal humerus fractures using the Humerusblock
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Orthop Trauma 24:407-13. 2010
    ..To evaluate the results after closed reduction and percutaneous fixation of displaced fractures of the proximal humerus with the Humerusblock system...
  6. doi Classification systems for tibial plateau fractures; does computed tomography scanning improve their reliability?
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Spitalstrasse, 6000 Lucerne 16, Switzerland
    Injury 41:173-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of computed tomography scanning on the inter- and intra-observer reliability of the OTA/AO, the Schatzker, and the Hohl classifications in the assessment of tibial plateau fractures...
  7. doi Open reduction and fixation of medial Moore type II fractures of the tibial plateau by a direct dorsal approach
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, 6000, Lucerne 16, Switzerland
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:1233-8. 2009
    ..Specific recommendations regarding the surgical treatment of these fractures are sparse. We present a series of Moore type II fractures treated by open reduction and internal fixation through a direct dorsal approach...
  8. doi The impact of stereo-visualisation of three-dimensional CT datasets on the inter- and intraobserver reliability of the AO/OTA and Neer classifications in the assessment of fractures of the proximal humerus
    A Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 91:766-71. 2009
    ..These data support our opinion that stereo visualisation of three-dimensional volume-rendering datasets is of value when analysing and classifying complex fractures of the proximal humerus...
  9. doi Evaluation of a computed tomography-based navigation system prototype for hip arthroscopy in the treatment of femoroacetabular cam impingement
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Cantonal Hospitals Lucerne, Wolhusen, Switzerland
    Arthroscopy 25:382-91. 2009
    ....
  10. doi Sports and recreation activity of patients with femoroacetabular impingement before and after arthroscopic osteoplasty
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Wolhusen, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 37:917-22. 2009
    ..Hip arthroscopy represents a new and minimally invasive method of treating patients with femoroacetabular impingement (FAI). However, participation in popular sports after this procedure has not yet been analyzed...
  11. pmc Arthroscopic treatment of femoroacetabular impingement of the hip: a new technique to access the joint
    Monika Horisberger
    Orthopaedic Department, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, 6110 Wolhusen, Switzerland
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:182-90. 2010
    ..6 points (range, 47.5-100 points). Nine patients (8.6%) underwent THA during followup. The outcome measures after arthroscopic therapy for femoroacetabular impingement seem comparable to those reported after open procedures...
  12. doi Minimally invasive percutaneous plating of proximal humeral shaft fractures with the Proximal Humerus Internal Locking System (PHILOS)
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1056-63. 2012
    ..This study evaluated our results after minimally invasive percutaneous plating of proximal humeral shaft fractures with the Proximal Humerus Internal Locking System (PHILOS, Synthes, Switzerland)...
  13. doi Elastic stabilisation of proximal humeral fractures with a new percutaneous angular stable fixation device (ButtonFix(®)): a preliminary report
    Jens Arne Jöckel
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Switzerland
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:1397-403. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to present a preliminary report of the radiological and clinical outcome after minimally invasive stabilisation of selected proximal humerus fractures with the ButtonFix(®)...
  14. doi Open reduction and internal fixation of OTA type C2-C4 fractures of the calcaneus with a triple-plate technique
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:299-307. 2012
    ..Greater limitation in subtalar motion was observed in OTA type C4 fractures in comparison with less severe fractures (p < .01)...
  15. doi Treatment of supra- and intra-articular fractures of the distal humerus with the LCP Distal Humerus Plate: a 2-year follow-up
    Timm Kaiser
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:206-12. 2011
    ..The purpose of this retrospective study was to evaluate the clinical and radiologic outcome after a minimum follow-up of 2 years after open reduction and fixation of distal humeral fractures with this device...
  16. doi The dorsal tangential X-ray view to determine dorsal screw penetration during volar plating of distal radius fractures
    Alexander Brunner
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Cantonal Hospital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Hand Surg Am 40:27-33. 2015
    ..To evaluate whether the dorsal tangential view (DTV) allows for reliable and valid in vivo measurement of the distance between screw tips and the dorsal radial cortex (STCD) during volar plating of distal radius fractures...