Henning Windhagen

Summary

Affiliation: Hannover Medical School
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Navigator concept. Optimizing the procedure for navigated total knee arthroplasty]
    H Windhagen
    Orthopadische Klinik, Medizinische Hochschule, Annastift, Hannover
    Orthopade 34:1125-6, 1128-30. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint A new device to quantify regenerate torsional stiffness in distraction osteogenesis
    H Windhagen
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Virchow Klinikum, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    J Biomech 32:857-60. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint [Injectable carrier system for growth factor application in minimally invasive stimulation of bone healing]
    H Windhagen
    Orthopädische Klinik der Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover
    Orthopade 33:1378-85. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of in vivo bone regeneration consolidation in distraction osteogenesis
    H Windhagen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Orthop Res 18:912-9. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Bone turnover during distraction osteogenesis in an experimental sheep model
    H Windhagen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 122:279-82. 2002
  6. pmc The effect of functional splinting on mild dysplastic hips after walking onset
    Henning Windhagen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Annastift, Anna von Borries Str 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 5:17. 2005
  7. pmc The cementless Bicontact stem in a prospective dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry study
    Matthias Lerch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Int Orthop 36:2211-7. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Bone remodelling around a cementless straight THA stem: a prospective dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry study
    Christina M Stukenborg-Colsman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Hip Int 22:166-71. 2012
  9. pmc In vitro corrosion of ZEK100 plates in Hank's Balanced Salt Solution
    Hazibullah Waizy
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str, 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Biomed Eng Online 11:12. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Experimental analysis of Model-Based Roentgen Stereophotogrammetric Analysis (MBRSA) on four typical prosthesis components
    Frank Seehaus
    Department of Orthopaedics, Laboratory for Biomechanics and Biomaterials, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Strasse 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    J Biomech Eng 131:041004. 2009

Detail Information

Publications58

  1. ncbi request reprint [Navigator concept. Optimizing the procedure for navigated total knee arthroplasty]
    H Windhagen
    Orthopadische Klinik, Medizinische Hochschule, Annastift, Hannover
    Orthopade 34:1125-6, 1128-30. 2005
    ..Specifically, the concept is introduced of a "navigator" assistant who operates the navigation system during surgery while the surgeon concentrates on the primary steps of surgery...
  2. ncbi request reprint A new device to quantify regenerate torsional stiffness in distraction osteogenesis
    H Windhagen
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Virchow Klinikum, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    J Biomech 32:857-60. 1999
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint [Injectable carrier system for growth factor application in minimally invasive stimulation of bone healing]
    H Windhagen
    Orthopädische Klinik der Medizinischen Hochschule Hannover
    Orthopade 33:1378-85. 2004
    ..Collagen carriers provided both a higher practicability for injection procedures and a higher efficacy...
  4. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of in vivo bone regeneration consolidation in distraction osteogenesis
    H Windhagen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Orthop Res 18:912-9. 2000
    ..Therefore, our method may be a reliable tool for future quantitative monitoring of healing progress in patients with healing bones or in animal studies addressing treatments to increase bone formation in long-bone defects...
  5. ncbi request reprint Bone turnover during distraction osteogenesis in an experimental sheep model
    H Windhagen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 122:279-82. 2002
    ..The results indicate a characteristic pattern of osteoblast cellular activation during distraction osteogenesis with possible consequences for the timing of treatment...
  6. pmc The effect of functional splinting on mild dysplastic hips after walking onset
    Henning Windhagen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Annastift, Anna von Borries Str 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    BMC Pediatr 5:17. 2005
    ..However, as the splint still incapacitates child movements the research question remains whether the physiologically progressing maturation of hips can be significantly altered using such abduction splints for walking children...
  7. pmc The cementless Bicontact stem in a prospective dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry study
    Matthias Lerch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Int Orthop 36:2211-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of the study was to monitor the periprosthetic bone mineral density (BMD) in a prospective two-year follow-up dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA) study...
  8. doi request reprint Bone remodelling around a cementless straight THA stem: a prospective dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry study
    Christina M Stukenborg-Colsman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Hip Int 22:166-71. 2012
    ..Therefore, proximal load transfer and physiological bone remodelling around the Bicontact® stem appeared to be achieved...
  9. pmc In vitro corrosion of ZEK100 plates in Hank's Balanced Salt Solution
    Hazibullah Waizy
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str, 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Biomed Eng Online 11:12. 2012
    ..Particularly in orthopedic research magnesium is interesting because of its mechanical properties close to those of natural bone, the prevention of both stress shielding and removal of the implant after surgery...
  10. doi request reprint Experimental analysis of Model-Based Roentgen Stereophotogrammetric Analysis (MBRSA) on four typical prosthesis components
    Frank Seehaus
    Department of Orthopaedics, Laboratory for Biomechanics and Biomaterials, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Strasse 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    J Biomech Eng 131:041004. 2009
    ....
  11. pmc Clinical and radiological outcome of the treatment of osteonecrosis of the femoral head using the osteonecrosis intervention implant
    Thilo Floerkemeier
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Int Orthop 35:489-95. 2011
    ..This is in contrast to existing studies. In addition, this study showed that in cases of total hip replacement, no problems appeared during explantation of the tantalum rod...
  12. doi request reprint Comparison of bone mineral parameter measurements by dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry with bone stiffness measurements as indicators of the load-bearing capacity of regenerating bone
    Thilo Floerkemeier
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 24:181-7. 2010
    ....
  13. pmc Biodegradable magnesium-based screw clinically equivalent to titanium screw in hallux valgus surgery: short term results of the first prospective, randomized, controlled clinical pilot study
    Henning Windhagen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str, 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Biomed Eng Online 12:62. 2013
    ..The aim of this prospective, randomized, clinical pilot trial was to determine if magnesium-based MgYREZr screws are equivalent to standard titanium screws for fixation during chevron osteotomy in patients with a mild hallux valgus...
  14. pmc Bone remodelling around the Metha short stem in total hip arthroplasty: a prospective dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry study
    Matthias Lerch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str 1 7, 30625, Hannover, Germany
    Int Orthop 36:533-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to validate the implant design by direct acquisition of bone remodelling data from total hip arthroplasty (THA) recipients using dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry (DEXA)...
  15. doi request reprint Coating of titanium implants with copolymer supports bone regeneration: a comparative in vivo study in rabbits
    Fritz Thorey
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    J Appl Biomater Biomech 9:26-33. 2011
    ..In addition, it was analyzed whether covalent linkage of Bone Morphogenetic Protein 2 (BMP-2) to the copolymer layer enhances bone formation...
  16. doi request reprint Telemetric in vivo measurement of compressive forces during consolidation in a rabbit model
    Thilo Floerkemeier
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Technol Health Care 19:173-83. 2011
    ..The innovative of this technique compared to existing methods is the fact that it allows monitoring forces during physiological motion...
  17. ncbi request reprint Histological osseointegration of a calciumphosphate bone substitute material in patients
    Stephanie Meyer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Biomed Mater Eng 17:347-56. 2007
    ..Nevertheless, it shows excellent biocompatibility, good osteoconductive characteristics and may represents a useful alternative to autogenous graft...
  18. pmc Core decompression and osteonecrosis intervention rod in osteonecrosis of the femoral head: clinical outcome and finite element analysis
    Thilo Floerkemeier
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str 1 7, 30625, Hannover, Germany
    Int Orthop 35:1461-6. 2011
    ..In conclusion, core decompression using small drill holes seems to be superior compared to the tantalum implant and to conventional core decompression...
  19. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the skin sensitizing potential of biodegradable magnesium alloys
    Frank Witte
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Biomed Mater Res A 86:1041-7. 2008
    ..We conclude that no skin sensitizing potential were detected for standard materials as well as for all tested magnesium alloys by the used methods...
  20. ncbi request reprint Revision total hip arthroplasty with an uncemented primary stem in 79 patients
    Fritz Thorey
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str, Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:673-8. 2008
    ..In cases with minor cortical defects, the use of primary stems in revision surgery has also been described by some authors...
  21. doi request reprint Comparison of the model-based and marker-based roentgen stereophotogrammetry methods in a typical clinical setting
    Christof Hurschler
    Laboratory for Biomechanics and Biomaterials, Orthopaedic Department, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Arthroplasty 24:594-606. 2009
    ..002 mm (0.144 mm) and -0.078 degrees (0.782 degrees ). The results suggest that MBRSA can be used interchangeably with the marker-based method and that the advantages of MBRSA do not come at the cost of a loss in accuracy...
  22. pmc The influence of resection height on proximal femoral strain patterns after Metha short stem hip arthroplasty: an experimental study on composite femora
    Thilo Floerkemeier
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str 1 7, 30625, Hannover, Germany
    Int Orthop 37:369-77. 2013
    ..To this end, our aim was to evaluate how resection height influences strain patterns in order to characterise possible limits for short stem implantation...
  23. doi request reprint Bone turnover markers failed to predict the occurrence of osteonecrosis of the femoral head: a preliminary study
    Thilo Floerkemeier
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Clin Lab Anal 26:55-60. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to determine whether the occurrence of osteonecrosis of the femoral head (ONFH) correlates with changes in bone turnover markers...
  24. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiological results after implantation of the femoral neck preserving Delfi M hip prosthesis: a case series
    Stefan Budde
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Technol Health Care 20:85-93. 2012
    ..This trial demonstrates good clinical and radiological midterm results for the Delfi M prosthesis. Limitations of this study are a small sample size and a follow-up time of 3 years at only one timepoint...
  25. doi request reprint Biomechanical characterisation of a degradable magnesium-based (MgCa0.8) screw
    Hazibullah Waizy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hanover Medical School, Hanover, Germany
    J Mater Sci Mater Med 23:649-55. 2012
    ..A maximum load capacity of 28 ± 7.6 N/h was determined. Our biomechanical data suggests that this biodegradable screw provides a promising bone-screw-fixation and has great potential for medical application...
  26. ncbi request reprint A new bending stiffness measurement device to monitor the influence of different intramedullar implants during healing period
    Fritz Thorey
    Department of Orthopaedics, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Technol Health Care 16:129-40. 2008
    ..The results suggest that this measurement device has the ability to monitor the healing process of bone and to analyse the influence of degradable implants on the mechanical behaviour of bone or bone metabolism effecting pharmaceutics...
  27. pmc Taylor spatial frame in severe foot deformities using double osteotomy: technical approach and primary results
    Hazibullah Waizy
    Orthopaedic Department, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Int Orthop 35:1489-95. 2011
    ..The treatment of severe foot deformities in children or adolescents is complex and demanding to the surgeon. This paper describes the technical strategy of using a Taylor spatial frame and reports on the functional outcome...
  28. ncbi request reprint Dynamic measurement of patellofemoral kinematics and contact pressure after lateral retinacular release: an in vitro study
    Sven Ostermeier
    Orthopaedics Department, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str 1 7, 30625, Hannover, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:547-54. 2007
    ..Therefore lateral retinacular release should be considered carefully in cases of patellar instability...
  29. ncbi request reprint Dynamic in vitro measurement of posterior cruciate ligament load and tibiofemoral stress after TKA in dependence on tibiofemoral slope
    Sven Ostermeier
    Orthopaedics Department, Hannover Medical School, MHH, Anna von Borries Str 1 7, D 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 21:525-32. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the effect of the amount of tibiofemoral slope on the posterior cruciate ligament load and tibiofemoral contact stress after total knee arthroplasty under isokinetic in vitro conditions...
  30. ncbi request reprint Outcomes with cementless total hip resurfacing: 5 year follow-up
    Kerstin Radtke
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Technol Health Care 22:263-72. 2014
    ..It was mainly performed in younger more active patients with severe symptomatic arthritis of the hip including pelvic deformity. Furthermore the proximal femoral anatomy was preserved for surgical procedures in the future...
  31. ncbi request reprint In vivo study of a biodegradable orthopedic screw (MgYREZr-alloy) in a rabbit model for up to 12 months
    Hazibullah Waizy
    1Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Biomater Appl 28:667-75. 2014
    ..In summary, our data indicate that these magnesium-based screws containing rare earth elements have good biocompatibility and osteoconductivity without acute, subacute, or chronic toxicity. ..
  32. doi request reprint Antimicrobial surface coatings for a permanent percutaneous passage in the concept of osseointegrated extremity prosthesis
    Tilman Calliess
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Biomed Tech (Berl) 57:467-71. 2012
    ..We consider this to be a promising technology for the realization of a permanent aseptic percutaneous passage as needed for the advancement of osseointegrated limb prosthesis...
  33. doi request reprint Numerical studies on alternative therapies for femoral head necrosis: A finite element approach and clinical experience
    André Lutz
    Institute of Mechanics and Computational Mechanics, Leibniz Universitat Hannover, Hannover, Germany
    Biomech Model Mechanobiol 10:627-40. 2011
    ..The computed results are augmented for results obtained from clinical experience...
  34. doi request reprint The impact of seating forces from a cementless femoral component in hip resurfacing arthroplasty on the femoral head--a cadaver study using μ-CT analysis
    Matthias Lerch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Technol Health Care 19:29-36. 2011
    ..Cementless hip resurfacing might not increase the risk of fracturing the cancellous femoral head during implantation in a cadaveric μ-CT study...
  35. ncbi request reprint Novel magnesium alloy Mg-2La caused no cytotoxic effects on cells in physiological conditions
    Andreas Weizbauer
    Laboratory for Biomechanics and Biomaterials, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Straße 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany CrossBIT, Center for Biocompatibility and Implant Immunology, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Feodor Lynen Str 31, 30625 Hannover Electronic address
    Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl 41:267-73. 2014
    ..The results of these in vitro experiments suggest that Mg-2La is a promising candidate for use as an orthopedic implant material. ..
  36. ncbi request reprint Finite element model of a novel short stemmed total hip arthroplasty implant developed from cross sectional CT scans
    Matthias Lerch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Technol Health Care 21:493-500. 2013
    ..The finite element analysis allows an evaluation of the design rationale of the implant without negative side effects for the patient...
  37. pmc Numeric simulation of bone remodelling patterns after implantation of a cementless straight stem
    Matthias Lerch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str 1 7, 30625, Hannover, Germany
    Int Orthop 37:2351-6. 2013
    ..Our aim was thus to establish a numerical model of the cementless straight stem for which good long-term results have been obtained...
  38. doi request reprint Cementless short stem hip arthroplasty METHA® as an encouraging option in adults with osteonecrosis of the femoral head
    Thilo Floerkemeier
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str 1 7, 30625, Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 132:1125-31. 2012
    ..This uncertainty exists due to the lack of studies analysing contemporary short stem arthroplasty in osteonecrosis...
  39. pmc Repetitive recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein 2 injections improve the callus microarchitecture and mechanical stiffness in a sheep model of distraction osteogenesis
    Thilo Floerkemeier
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover
    Orthop Rev (Pavia) 4:e13. 2012
    ..This study suggests that rhBMP-2 optimizes the trabecular microarchitecture of the regenerate, which might explain the advanced mechanical integrity of newly formed bone under rhBMP-2 treatment...
  40. pmc Osseointegration by bone morphogenetic protein-2 and transforming growth factor beta2 coated titanium implants in femora of New Zealand white rabbits
    Fritz Thorey
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Indian J Orthop 45:57-62. 2011
    ..In this study, the influence of bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2) and transforming growth factor β2 (TGF-β2) on implant osseointegration was investigated...
  41. doi request reprint Biomechanical effectiveness of an arthroscopic posterior bankart repair versus an open bone block procedure for posterior shoulder instability
    Mathias Wellmann
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Am J Sports Med 39:796-803. 2011
    ..The most effective surgical treatment for traumatic posterior shoulder instability remains unclear...
  42. doi request reprint Comparison of a manual and motorized stiffness meter to quantify bone regeneration in distraction osteogenesis
    Fritz Thorey
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Technol Health Care 17:369-75. 2009
    ....
  43. ncbi request reprint Cup positioning in primary total hip arthroplasty using an imageless navigation device: is there a learning curve?
    Fritz Thorey
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Orthopedics 32:14-7. 2009
    ..Imageless navigation may lead to a reduction in the length of the learning curve for surgeons beginning to perform THAs, improvement in the surgeon's ability to perform this procedure safely, and minimization of outliers...
  44. ncbi request reprint In vitro investigation of the influence of tibial slope on quadriceps extension force after total knee arthroplasty
    Sven Ostermeier
    Orthopadische Klinik, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover MHH, Klinik II im Annastift e V, Anna von Borries Strasse 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 14:934-9. 2006
    ..Thus, the data suggest that the quadriceps lever arm was improved, which might have positive effect in mobilization of patients after TKA...
  45. ncbi request reprint Comparative in vitro study and biomechanical testing of two different magnesium alloys
    Andreas Weizbauer
    1Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Biomater Appl 28:1264-73. 2014
    ..8 samples after 96 h of immersion. The surface of the ZEK100 plates exhibited only small areas of filiform corrosion. The results of this in vitro study indicate that the ZEK100 alloy may be more suitable for biomedical applications...
  46. ncbi request reprint Revision of total hip arthroplasty: clinical outcome of extended trochanteric osteotomy and intraoperative femoral fracture
    Matthias Lerch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Technol Health Care 16:293-300. 2008
    ....
  47. pmc Mechanical properties of femoral trabecular bone in dogs
    Thomas Pressel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str, 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Biomed Eng Online 4:17. 2005
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Muscle response to leg lengthening during distraction osteogenesis
    Fritz Thorey
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Orthop Res 27:483-8. 2009
    ..The surgeon should consider these muscle responses and individually discuss a two-stage treatment or additional muscle tendon releases to minimize the risk of muscle damages...
  49. doi request reprint Short and midterm results of reverse shoulder arthroplasty according to the preoperative etiology
    Mathias Wellmann
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Strasse 1 6, Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:463-71. 2013
    ..Our hypothesis was that preoperative etiology as well as the occurrence of scapular notching would significantly influence the clinical outcome...
  50. ncbi request reprint Influence of bone density on total hip resurfacing arthroplasty in patients with osteonecrosis of the femoral head - a radiological analysis
    Fritz Thorey
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Technol Health Care 16:151-8. 2008
    ..This fact, the lower BMD in the proximal femoral neck (R3) and the individual expansion of the osteonecrotic region should be considered when planning resurfacing arthroplasty for femoral head necrosis...
  51. ncbi request reprint In vitro and in vivo corrosion measurements of magnesium alloys
    Frank Witte
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Biomaterials 27:1013-8. 2006
    ..The results of this study suggest, that the conclusions drawn from current ASTM standard in vitro corrosion tests cannot be used to predict in vivo corrosion rates of magnesium alloys...
  52. ncbi request reprint The effect of tourniquet release timing on perioperative blood loss in simultaneous bilateral cemented total knee arthroplasty: a prospective randomized study
    Fritz Thorey
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Technol Health Care 16:85-92. 2008
    ..Therefore, we recommend a tourniquet release after wound closure to reduce the duration of TKA procedure and to avoid possible risks of extended anaesthesia...
  53. pmc Accuracy of model-based RSA contour reduction in a typical clinical application
    Christof Hurschler
    Department of Orthopaedics, Laboratory for Biomechanics and Biomaterials, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Str 1 7, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:1978-86. 2008
    ..The data suggest that contour reduction does not result in unacceptable loss of model-based RSA accuracy, and that the model-based method can be used interchangeably with the marker-based method for measuring tibial component migration...
  54. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of endoprosthesis anchoring using BMP-2
    Fritz Thorey
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Technol Health Care 18:217-29. 2010
    ..In this review the authors provide an overview of surface coatings with BMP-2 and their use in laboratory and experimental settings...
  55. ncbi request reprint Effects of pedunculopontine area and pallidal DBS on gait ignition in Parkinson's disease
    Christoph Schrader
    Department of Neurology and Clinical Neurophysiology, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany Electronic address
    Brain Stimul 6:856-9. 2013
    ..Deep brain stimulation of the pedunculopontine area has been proposed to treat refractory gait disorders, yet data on measurable effects, especially in combination with stimulation of other targets, are scarce...
  56. ncbi request reprint Histological osseointegration of Tutobone: first results in human
    Stephanie Meyer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Anna von Borries Strasse 1 7, Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:539-44. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, Tutobone shows an excellent biocompatibility, good osteoconductive characteristics and may represent a useful alternative to autogenous graft...
  57. ncbi request reprint A system for engineering an osteochondral construct in the shape of an articular surface: preliminary results
    Carl Haasper
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, Hannover, Germany
    Ann Anat 190:351-9. 2008
    ..Further studies need to clarify the influence of compression and various mechanical and hydrostatic stress patterns over different periods of time...
  58. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the lag sign tests for external rotator function of the shoulder
    Christof Hurschler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:298-304. 2004
    ..The results of this biomechanical study suggest the lag sign tests to be highly sensitive only for infraspinatus-teres minor muscle dysfunction...