Mustafa Citak

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Heterotopic ossification post navigated high tibial osteotomy
    Mustafa Citak
    Orthopaedic Department, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 17:352-5. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Failed joint unloading implant system in the treatment of medial knee osteoarthritis
    Mustafa Citak
    Helios ENDO Klinik Hamburg, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Holstenstraße 2, 22767, Hamburg, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:1575-8. 2013
  3. doi request reprint [Non-traumatic anterior knee dislocation in a patient with osteoarthritis of the knee]
    M Citak
    Orthopädische Chirurgie, Helios ENDO Klinik Hamburg
    Z Orthop Unfall 151:138-41. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors for heterotopic ossification in patients with spinal cord injury: a case-control study of 264 patients
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:1953-7. 2012
  5. pmc Rhabdomyolysis after heterotopic ossification: an unusual complication in a spinal cord injured patient
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Burkle de la Camp Platz 1, 44789, Bochum, Germany
    Eur Spine J 21:S531-4. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Does spinal cord injury influence the mortality rate in patients with necrotizing fasciitis?
    M Citak
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
    Spinal Cord 50:338-40. 2012
  7. doi request reprint [Clostridium difficile-associated infections in a septic ward of a level 1 trauma centre: an analysis of 159 patients]
    M Citak
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik, BG Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil Bochum, Burkle de la Camp Platz 1, Bochum
    Z Orthop Unfall 150:62-6. 2012
  8. doi request reprint [Treatment of heterotopic ossification after spinal cord injury - clinical outcome after single-dose radiation therapy]
    M Citak
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik, BG Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil Bochum
    Z Orthop Unfall 149:90-3. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Necrotizing fasciitis in patients with spinal cord injury: an analysis of 25 patients
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E1225-9. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Myths and facts of spondylodiscitis: an analysis of 183 cases
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Bochum, Germany
    Acta Orthop Belg 77:535-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. doi request reprint Heterotopic ossification post navigated high tibial osteotomy
    Mustafa Citak
    Orthopaedic Department, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 17:352-5. 2009
    ..Although osseous reference marker fixation is the current standard technique, this case underscores the need for non-invasive reference markers...
  2. doi request reprint Failed joint unloading implant system in the treatment of medial knee osteoarthritis
    Mustafa Citak
    Helios ENDO Klinik Hamburg, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Holstenstraße 2, 22767, Hamburg, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:1575-8. 2013
    ..In this context, the current authors present a case of device failure using these new implants, which at 7 months post-op necessitated revision surgery with complete removal of the device...
  3. doi request reprint [Non-traumatic anterior knee dislocation in a patient with osteoarthritis of the knee]
    M Citak
    Orthopädische Chirurgie, Helios ENDO Klinik Hamburg
    Z Orthop Unfall 151:138-41. 2013
    ..Therefore, we recommend, even in usually "harmless" osteoarthritis, close clinical and radiological follow-up examinations to detect and treat possible complications...
  4. doi request reprint Risk factors for heterotopic ossification in patients with spinal cord injury: a case-control study of 264 patients
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:1953-7. 2012
    ..Case-control study...
  5. pmc Rhabdomyolysis after heterotopic ossification: an unusual complication in a spinal cord injured patient
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Burkle de la Camp Platz 1, 44789, Bochum, Germany
    Eur Spine J 21:S531-4. 2012
    ..Loss of joint mobility, resulting loss of function peripheral nerve entrapment and pressure sores are the known complications of heterotopic ossification...
  6. doi request reprint Does spinal cord injury influence the mortality rate in patients with necrotizing fasciitis?
    M Citak
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
    Spinal Cord 50:338-40. 2012
    ..Retrospective chart review...
  7. doi request reprint [Clostridium difficile-associated infections in a septic ward of a level 1 trauma centre: an analysis of 159 patients]
    M Citak
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik, BG Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil Bochum, Burkle de la Camp Platz 1, Bochum
    Z Orthop Unfall 150:62-6. 2012
    ..Therefore, this study was performed to analyse the incidence and risk factors of developing a CD-associated infection in septic trauma patients...
  8. doi request reprint [Treatment of heterotopic ossification after spinal cord injury - clinical outcome after single-dose radiation therapy]
    M Citak
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik, BG Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil Bochum
    Z Orthop Unfall 149:90-3. 2011
    ..The aim of our study was to determine the clinical outcome after single-dose radiation therapy in the prophylaxis of HO in paraplegic patients...
  9. doi request reprint Necrotizing fasciitis in patients with spinal cord injury: an analysis of 25 patients
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Bochum, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E1225-9. 2011
    ..Retrospective chart review...
  10. ncbi request reprint Myths and facts of spondylodiscitis: an analysis of 183 cases
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Bochum, Germany
    Acta Orthop Belg 77:535-8. 2011
    ..7%. A neurological deficit was seen in 43.7% of the patients; complete recovery occurred in 71% of the patients with a Frankel D stage, but in only 15.4 to 222% of those with a stage A, B or C...
  11. doi request reprint [Paraplegia after isolated rupture of the spinal cord - a rare injury]
    M Citak
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik, BG Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil Bochum
    Z Orthop Unfall 148:662-5. 2010
    ..This type of injury has not been reported in the literature before...
  12. doi request reprint Two-stage revision of infected total knee arthroplasty using a distraction spacer
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil GmbH, Bochum, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany
    Technol Health Care 19:167-71. 2011
    ..In this context we developed a new technique that keeps the spacer in distraction during the cementation process to achieve better weight-bearing stability...
  13. doi request reprint Surgical repair of the distal biceps brachii tendon: a comparative study of three surgical fixation techniques
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Burkle de la Camp Platz 1, 44789 Bochum, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:1936-41. 2011
    ..Several fixation techniques exist to repair the distal biceps brachii tendon. We aimed to evaluate the clinical and functional outcomes after distal biceps tendon repair using three different fixation techniques...
  14. doi request reprint Femoral malrotation following intramedullary nailing in bilateral femoral shaft fractures
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Burkle de la Camp Platz 1, 44789 Bochum, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 131:823-7. 2011
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the incidence of femoral malrotation in bilateral femoral shaft fractures...
  15. doi request reprint Rotational stability of femoral osteosynthesis in femoral fractures - navigated measurements
    Mustafa Citak
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Technol Health Care 17:25-32. 2009
    ..This may exacerbate intraoperative errors in determining and setting rotation. Angular stable plates or nails may minimize this problem...
  16. doi request reprint Software for compartmental translation analysis and virtual three-dimensional visualization of the pivot shift phenomenon
    Eduardo M Suero
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, USA
    Comput Aided Surg 16:298-303. 2011
    ..This, in turn, could lead to a better understanding of the kinematics in play during the pivot shift phenomenon...
  17. doi request reprint Influence of the valgus force during knee flexion in neutral rotation
    Musa Citak
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg St 1, 30625, Hannover, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:1571-4. 2012
    ..The authors proposed that increasing the applied force from a minimum critical value would lead to greater magnitudes of femoro-tibial translation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Experimental validation of noninvasive referencing in navigated procedures on long bones
    Daniel Kendoff
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neubergstr 1, 30625 Hanover, Germany
    J Orthop Res 25:201-7. 2007
    ..Necessary intraoperative movements or manipulations would cause substantial registration failures. Invasive fixation techniques with screws or pins are still the method of choice...
  19. doi request reprint Mechanical stability analysis of reference clamp fixation in computer-assisted spine surgery
    Nesrin Uksul
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neubergstr 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 131:963-8. 2011
    ..Computer-assisted navigation improves the rate of ideally placed screws. Inappropriate reference marker attachment can cause major problems in the outcome and duration of surgery...
  20. doi request reprint Three-dimensional measurement of femoral antetorsion: comparison to a conventional radiological method
    Musa Citak
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:513-8. 2010
    ..The aim of our study was to produce a 3-D reconstruction of a CT dataset and compare it to the conventional method, with that same dataset, in terms of precision and the influence of femoral positioning...
  21. doi request reprint Navigated minimally invasive thoracolumbar pedicle screw placement with flat panel 3-D imaging. A feasibility study
    Musa Citak
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Technol Health Care 18:101-10. 2010
    ..The current study involves a cadaveric specimen with navigated pedicle screw placement using conventional reference markers and isocentric 3D fluoroscopy and also minimally invasive reference marker use with a flat panel 3D scanner...
  22. pmc 10-year results following impaction bone grafting of major bone defects in 29 rotational and hinged knee revision arthroplasties: a follow-up of a previous report
    Verena Hilgen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Helios ENDO Klinik, Hamburg, Germany
    Acta Orthop 84:387-91. 2013
    ..We studied whether impaction bone grafting provides long-term restoration of bone stock in the treatment of major bone defects in revision surgery of rotational and hinged knee arthroplasties (LINK Endo-Model)...
  23. pmc The influence of a weight-bearing platform on the mechanical behavior of two Ilizarov ring fixators: tensioned wires vs. half-pins
    Jan Gessmann
    BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Department of General and Trauma Surgery, Burkle de la Camp Platz 1, 44789 Bochum, Germany
    J Orthop Surg Res 6:61. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the mechanical effects of a weight-bearing platform on the traditional all-wire, four-ring frame in comparison to a two-ring frame consisting of half-pins...
  24. doi request reprint Navigated femoral anteversion measurements: a new intraoperative technique
    Musa Citak
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neubergstr 1, 30655 Hannover, Germany
    Injury 39:467-71. 2008
    ..To evaluate and compare the accuracy of using the femoral neck axis and the greater trochanter with navigation to determine femoral anteversion...
  25. doi request reprint Navigated femoral anteversion measurements: general precision and registration options
    Mustafa Citak
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neubergtsr 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:671-7. 2009
    ..An important technical consideration when obtaining navigated femoral rotational alignment is the necessity for orthogonal navigated fluoroscopic images...
  26. doi request reprint Estimation of pretraumatic femoral antetorsion in bilateral femoral shaft fractures
    Musa Citak
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Str 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Skeletal Radiol 38:1183-7. 2009
    ....
  27. doi request reprint A customized modular reference array clamp for navigated spine surgery
    Padhraig F O'Loughlin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, Computer Assisted Surgery Center, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:1475-80. 2010
    ..They believe that this system may further increase the precision and accuracy of pedicle screw placement...
  28. doi request reprint Open wedge valgus tibial osteotomies: affecting the distinct ACL bundles
    Daniel Kendoff
    Orthopaedic Department, ENDO Klinik Hamburg, Holstenstrasse 2, Hamburg, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 18:1501-7. 2010
    ..HTO should be done prior to fixation the ACL graft in combined procedures as valgisation does affect graft length. Relative alignment influence on obliquity and length of the PL bundle should be considered in valgus knees...
  29. doi request reprint Navigated reconstruction of a tibial plateau compression fracture post-virtual reconstruction: a case report
    Musa Citak
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neubergstr 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Knee 18:205-8. 2011
    ..This case demonstrates a combined approach using a new software tool based on intraoperative fluoroscopy-3D imaging...
  30. doi request reprint Unicompartmental knee arthroplasty: is robotic technology more accurate than conventional technique?
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Knee 20:268-71. 2013
    ..The aim of this cadaveric study was to determine whether the use of robotic systems with dynamic bone tracking would provide more accurate UKA implant positioning compared to the conventional manual technique...
  31. doi request reprint Relationship of native tibial plateau anatomy with stability testing in the anterior cruciate ligament-deficient knee
    Gregory J Galano
    Lenox Hill Hospital, 130 E 77th St, 8th Fl, New York, NY 10075, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:2220-4. 2012
    ..The purpose was to evaluate the relationship between native proximal tibial anatomy and knee kinematics in the anterior cruciate-deficient knee...
  32. doi request reprint Computer navigation and fixator-assisted femoral osteotomy for correction of malunion after periprosthetic femur fracture
    Daniel O Kendoff
    Limb Lengthening and Deformity Service, Computer Assisted Surgery Center, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Arthroplasty 25:333.e13-9. 2010
    ..The current authors report on a clinical application of a novel minimally invasive fixator-assisted correction of a posttraumatic distal femoral varus deformity after total knee arthroplasty with combined navigated measurements...
  33. doi request reprint Femoral malrotation after unreamed intramedullary nailing: an evaluation of influencing operative factors
    Tobias Hufner
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 25:224-7. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine which clinical factors influence the presence and extent of femoral malrotation during unreamed nail insertion performed without a fracture table...
  34. pmc 1-stage primary arthroplasty of mechanically failed internally fixated of hip fractures with deep wound infection: good outcome in 16 cases
    Till O Klatte
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Helios ENDO Klinik, Hamburg, Germany
    Acta Orthop 84:377-9. 2013
    ..If deep wound infection is present, a 2-stage procedure is often used. We have used a 1-stage procedure in infected cases, and we now report the outcome...
  35. doi request reprint Robotic-assisted unicompartmental knee arthroplasty in a patient with combined medial compartment arthritis and subchondral defect of the medial femoral condyle
    Eduardo M Suero
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Knee 19:724-7. 2012
    ....
  36. doi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction after unicompartmental knee arthroplasty
    Musa Citak
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:1683-8. 2011
    ..The current investigators hypothesized that in a knee with UKA, single-bundle ACL reconstruction would restore tibiofemoral translation to levels similar to those of the intact ACL...
  37. pmc Eleven year results of total hip arthroplasty in patients with secondary osteoarthritis due to slipped capital femoral epiphysis
    Benjamin Schoof
    Helios ENDO Klinik Hamburg, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hamburg, Germany
    Open Orthop J 7:158-62. 2013
    ..However, there is a paucity of data on the outcomes of total hip arthroplasty in patients with osteoarthritis secondary to SCFE. This study was performed to assess the mid-term results of total hip arthroplasty in this patient cohort...
  38. doi request reprint Feasibility of a navigated registration technique in FAI surgery
    Daniel Kendoff
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Endo Klinik Hamburg GmbH, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 131:167-72. 2011
    ..An automated navigated matching process of preoperative CT-data and intraoperative fluoroscopy should allow for noninvasive registration for FAI-surgery...
  39. doi request reprint Ilizarov external frame technique for pirogoff amputations with ankle disarticulation and tibiocalcaneal fusion
    Jan Gessmann
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, 44789 Bochum, Germany
    Foot Ankle Int 34:856-64. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to review our experience with the use of the Ilizarov external frame as a technique for Pirogoff amputations with ankle disarticulation and tibiocalcaneal fusion...
  40. doi request reprint Does the type of tibial component affect mechanical alignment in unicompartmental knee replacement?
    Eduardo M Suero
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Technol Health Care 21:81-5. 2013
    ..These include the magnitude of postoperative alignment and the type of material used. The effect of component design and material on postoperative alignment, however, has not been explored...
  41. doi request reprint Intramedullary spinal cord metastasis and multiple brain metastases from urothelial carcinoma
    Amr Abdulazim
    Department of Neuroanatomy and Molecular Brain Research, Ruhr University Bochum, Universitatsstrase 150, 44780 Bochum, Germany
    J Clin Neurosci 18:1405-7. 2011
    ..Early and thorough diagnosis, as well as carefully considered and prompt therapy, is important for minimizing the patient's functional deficit, thus improving quality of life...
  42. doi request reprint Distal tibial fracture post syndesmotic screw removal: an adverse complication
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Burkle de la Camp Platz 1, 44789 Bochum, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 131:1405-8. 2011
    ..The distal tibial fracture was treated conservatively with a toe-to-knee cast for 6 weeks. In summary, the authors present a rare case of distal tibial fracture. Surgeons should bear this additional complication in mind...
  43. doi request reprint Rare complication after VAC-therapy in the treatment of deep sore ulcers in a paraplegic patient
    Mustafa Citak
    Department of Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Burkle de la Camp Platz 1, 44789, Bochum, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:1511-4. 2010
    ..The clinical management of VAC therapy requires a distinct indication and close clinical monitoring by experienced medical professionals. The use of VAC therapy in fourth grade sores may have deleterious consequences for the patient...
  44. doi request reprint Traumatic ceramic femoral head fracture: an initial misdiagnosis
    Mohammad H Fard-Aghaie
    Orthopaedic Department, Helios ENDO Klinik Hamburg, Germany
    Open Orthop J 6:362-5. 2012
    ....
  45. pmc Current state of computer-assisted trauma surgery
    Barbara M Dirhold
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Str 1, 30625, Hannover, Germany
    Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med 5:184-91. 2012
    ..This article will outline the current state of computer assisted trauma surgery including its implications and specific challenges in orthopaedic trauma surgery...
  46. doi request reprint Three-year follow up utilizing tantal cones in revision total knee arthroplasty
    Hans Christian R Schmitz
    Helios ENDO Klinik Hamburg, Holstenstraße, Hamburg, Germany
    J Arthroplasty 28:1556-60. 2013
    ..There was no correlation between the different types of knee prosthesis implanted. Our study shows favourable clinical and radiological outcomes using TM cones in managing significant bone loss in revision total knee surgery...
  47. pmc Intrapelvic dislocation of a femoral trial head during primary total hip arthroplasty requiring laparotomy for retrieval
    Mustafa Citak
    Helios ENDO Klinik Hamburg, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hamburg, Germany
    Open Orthop J 7:169-71. 2013
    ..However, THA also has intra- and postoperative complications. A dreaded and frustrating intraoperative complication during total hip arthroplasty is dislocation of the femoral trial head from the neck into the pelvis...
  48. ncbi request reprint Aneurysmal bone cyst of the spine in an adolescent: a case report
    Martin Gothner
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Acta Orthop Belg 77:853-7. 2011
    ..Aneurysmal bone cyst should be considered in the differential diagnosis of unspecific pain of the spine. Follow-up examinations after three, five and twelve months did not show signs of recurrence...
  49. doi request reprint Eleven-year results of the anatomic coated CFP stem in primary total hip arthroplasty
    Daniel O Kendoff
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Helios ENDO Klinik, Hamburg, Germany
    J Arthroplasty 28:1047-51. 2013
    ..4%). The current study's data suggest that the CFP implant, used in young patients undergoing primary total hip arthroplasty, is safe and provides excellent results after 11 years...
  50. pmc Secondary Patellar Resurfacing after Primary Bicondylar Knee Arthroplasty did Not Meet Patients' Expectations
    João Correia
    Helios ENDO Klinik Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
    Open Orthop J 6:414-8. 2012
    ..Whilst an improvement was not achieved in all patients, as it was initially hypothesised, this procedure should be considered when a revision knee arthroplasty is performed with an unresurfaced patella...
  51. doi request reprint Variations in ankle registration using two different anatomic landmarks: a radiographic study
    Eduardo M Suero
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY, 10021, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:2759-63. 2013
    ....
  52. doi request reprint Comparative study of navigated versus freehand osteochondral graft transplantation of the knee
    Dimitrios Koulalis
    Orthopaedic Department, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Sports Med 37:803-7. 2009
    ..Computer navigation has been gaining popularity in orthopaedic surgery to improve accuracy and precision...
  53. pmc Combining of small fragment screws and large fragment plates for open reduction and internal fixation of periprosthetic humeral fractures
    Dominik Seybold
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, Berufsgenossenschaftliches Universitätsklinikum Bergmannsheil, Ruhr University Bochum, Germany
    Int J Shoulder Surg 5:105-7. 2011
    ..5 screws and 4.5 screws above and below the prosthesis, respectively. This combination is a cost-effective technique to treat periprosthetic humeral fractures...
  54. doi request reprint Success Rates for Initial Eradication of Peri-prosthetic Knee Infection Treated with a Two-stage Procedure
    Andrzej Kaminski
    Department of General and Trauma Surgery, BG Universitaetsklinikum Bergmannsheil Ruhr Universitaet Bochum, Germany
    Ortop Traumatol Rehabil 16:11-6. 2014
    ....
  55. pmc One stage conversion of an infected fused knee to total knee replacement - a surgical challenge
    Mukartihal Ravikumar
    Helios ENDO Klinik Hamburg, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Holstenstraße 2, 22767 Hamburg, Germany
    Open Orthop J 7:67-71. 2013
    ..Few reports have addressed the conversion of a fused knee into a total knee replacement. However, there is no case reported of converting an infected fused knee into a hinge knee using a one-stage procedure...
  56. doi request reprint Primary carcinoid tumor of the filum terminale--a case report
    Amr Abdulazim
    Division of Spinal Cord Injury, BG University Hospital Bergmannsheil, Burkle de la Camp Platz 1, 44789, Bochum, Germany
    Acta Neurochir (Wien) 152:1975-9. 2010
    ..Postoperative staging showed no pathological abnormalities and no tumor recurrence after 6 months. Even though rare, carcinoids should be considered as differential diagnosis of tumors occurring in the CNS...