Thomas Kappe

Summary

Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Current role of minimally invasive total knee arthroplasty. A meta-analysis]
    T Kappe
    Orthopädische Universitätsklinik Ulm am RKU, Ulm, Deutschland
    Orthopade 40:726-30. 2011
  2. pmc Radiographic risk factors for labral lesions in femoroacetabular impingement
    Thomas Kappe
    Department for Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:3241-7. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Can femoroacetabular impingement and hip dysplasia be distinguished by clinical presentation and patient history?
    Thomas Kappe
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:387-92. 2012
  4. doi request reprint [Minimally invasive total hip arthroplasty - trend or state of the art?: A meta-analysis]
    T Kappe
    Orthopädische Universitätsklinik Ulm, Universitäts und Rehabilitationskliniken Ulm RKU, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081, Ulm, Deutschland
    Orthopade 40:774-80. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Reliability of radiologic classification for cuff tear arthropathy
    Thomas Kappe
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:543-7. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Intraarticular lesions in calcifying tendinitis: incidence and association with the acromion index
    Thomas Kappe
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081, Ulm, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 131:325-9. 2011
  7. pmc Reliability of radiographic signs for acetabular retroversion
    Thomas Kappe
    Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Int Orthop 35:817-21. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The aetiology of total knee arthroplasty failure influences the improvement in knee function
    Ralf Bieger
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081, Ulm, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:237-41. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Cemented humeral surface replacement for a locked posterior fracture-dislocation: a case report
    Thomas Kappe
    Department for Orthopedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 25:e90-3. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Femoral head-neck offset measurements in 339 subjects: distribution and implications for femoroacetabular impingement
    Christian R Fraitzl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081, Ulm, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:1212-7. 2013

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. doi request reprint [Current role of minimally invasive total knee arthroplasty. A meta-analysis]
    T Kappe
    Orthopädische Universitätsklinik Ulm am RKU, Ulm, Deutschland
    Orthopade 40:726-30. 2011
    ..Long-term improvement of knee function and quality of life should not be compromised by techniques promising temporary or secondary advantages...
  2. pmc Radiographic risk factors for labral lesions in femoroacetabular impingement
    Thomas Kappe
    Department for Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:3241-7. 2011
    ..Several pathomechanisms have been proposed, including femoroacetabular impingement (FAI). Labral tears have been reported to occur in the presence of even subtle deformities of the acetabulum and femoral head-neck junction...
  3. doi request reprint Can femoroacetabular impingement and hip dysplasia be distinguished by clinical presentation and patient history?
    Thomas Kappe
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081 Ulm, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:387-92. 2012
    ..Hip dysplasia and femoroacetabular impingement may both lead to disability and hip osteoarthritis. The purpose of the current study was to compare the two entities in order to define differences in their clinical presentation...
  4. doi request reprint [Minimally invasive total hip arthroplasty - trend or state of the art?: A meta-analysis]
    T Kappe
    Orthopädische Universitätsklinik Ulm, Universitäts und Rehabilitationskliniken Ulm RKU, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081, Ulm, Deutschland
    Orthopade 40:774-80. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Reliability of radiologic classification for cuff tear arthropathy
    Thomas Kappe
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:543-7. 2011
    ..Several classification schemes have been proposed for cuff tear arthropathy and used for scientific and clinical purposes, even though their reliability has not been established and compared as of yet...
  6. doi request reprint Intraarticular lesions in calcifying tendinitis: incidence and association with the acromion index
    Thomas Kappe
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081, Ulm, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 131:325-9. 2011
    ..Intraarticular pathologies are a common finding during arthroscopy for rotator cuff lesions. Both rotator cuff tears as well as cartilage lesions have been described as correlating with the acromion index...
  7. pmc Reliability of radiographic signs for acetabular retroversion
    Thomas Kappe
    Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Int Orthop 35:817-21. 2011
    ..527), posterior wall (r = 0.738), and ischial spine sign (r = 0.949). Assessing acetabular version on plain radiographs is subject to intra- and interindividual error and related to the observer's individual experience...
  8. doi request reprint The aetiology of total knee arthroplasty failure influences the improvement in knee function
    Ralf Bieger
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081, Ulm, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:237-41. 2013
    ..Some indications for revision total knee arthroplasty (TKA), e.g. arthrofibrosis, have been identified to yield inferior results. The aim of this study was to analyse the results of revision TKA according to aetiology of TKA failure...
  9. doi request reprint Cemented humeral surface replacement for a locked posterior fracture-dislocation: a case report
    Thomas Kappe
    Department for Orthopedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 25:e90-3. 2011
    ..The patient demonstrated good shoulder function and no instability on short-term follow-up. Surface replacement may be a valuable treatment option for fracture-dislocations of the shoulder with articular surface involvement...
  10. doi request reprint Femoral head-neck offset measurements in 339 subjects: distribution and implications for femoroacetabular impingement
    Christian R Fraitzl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081, Ulm, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:1212-7. 2013
    ..The α-angle is a frequently used measurement to quantify head-neck offset pathology in cam-type femoroacetabular impingement. However, diverging norm values and reference intervals have been described, especially in men...
  11. doi request reprint Bridging knee arthrodesis for limb salvage using an intramedullary cemented nail: a retrospective outcome analysis of a case series
    Carl Neuerburg
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081, Ulm, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 132:1183-9. 2012
    ..Failed total knee replacement with compromised bone and soft-tissues can be challenging. In these situations, arthrodesis remains a treatment option of a limb-saving procedure...
  12. doi request reprint Reliability of radiologic glenohumeral osteoarthritis classifications
    Mohammed Elsharkawi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, Ulm, Germany
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 22:1063-7. 2013
    ..This study was conducted to determine the intraobserver and interobserver reliability of glenohumeral osteoarthritis classification schemes...
  13. doi request reprint Reduced head-neck offset in nontraumatic osteonecrosis of the femoral head
    Christian R Fraitzl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Oberer Eselsberg 45, 89081, Ulm, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:1055-60. 2013
    ..We, therefore, asked whether structural abnormalities at the femoral head-neck junction indicative of such a mechanism could be observed in radiographs of patients with osteonecrosis of the femoral head...
  14. doi request reprint Infections after bone allograft surgery: a prospective study by a hospital bone bank using frozen femoral heads from living donors
    Thomas Kappe
    University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany
    Cell Tissue Bank 11:253-9. 2010
    ..However, without new and relevant clinical expertise, continuing this technique will be impeded by the new EU guidelines and their national implementations...