Matthias Knobe

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Is percutaneous suturing superior to open fibrin gluing in acute Achilles tendon rupture?
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopaedic Trauma, University of Aachen Medical Center, Aachen, Germany
    Int Orthop 39:535-42. 2015
  2. doi request reprint [Hip fractures in the elderly : Osteosynthesis versus joint replacement]
    M Knobe
    Klinik fur Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074, Aachen, Deutschland
    Orthopade 43:314-24. 2014
  3. pmc Unstable intertrochanteric femur fractures: is there a consensus on definition and treatment in Germany?
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopaedic Trauma, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, 30 Pauwelsstreet, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:2831-40. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Rotationally stable screw-anchor versus sliding hip screw plate systems in stable trochanteric femur fractures: a biomechanical evaluation
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopaedic Trauma, University of Aachen Medical Center, Aachen, Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 27:e127-36. 2013
  5. pmc Arthroscopy or ultrasound in undergraduate anatomy education: a randomized cross-over controlled trial
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopaedic Trauma, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, 30 Pauwelsstreet, Aachen 52074, Germany
    BMC Med Educ 12:85. 2012
  6. pmc Is helical blade nailing superior to locked minimally invasive plating in unstable pertrochanteric fractures?
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2302-12. 2012
  7. pmc Knowledge transfer of spinal manipulation skills by student-teachers: a randomised controlled trial
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrase 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Eur Spine J 21:992-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint [Surgical outcome in pertrochanteric femur fracture: the impact of osteoporosis. Comparison between DHS and percutaneous compression plate]
    M Knobe
    Klinik für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, Schwerpunkt Unfallchirurgie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen
    Z Orthop Unfall 146:44-51. 2008
  9. doi request reprint [Unstable pertrochanteric femur fractures. Failure rate, lag screw sliding and outcome with extra- and intramedullary devices (PCCP, DHS and PFN)]
    M Knobe
    Klinik für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, Schwerpunkt Unfallchirurgie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Z Orthop Unfall 147:306-13. 2009
  10. doi request reprint [Undergraduate curricular training in musculoskeletal ultrasound: the impact of preexisting anatomic knowledge]
    M Knobe
    Klinik für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, Schwerpunkt Unfallchirurgie, RWTH Aachen
    Z Orthop Unfall 148:685-90. 2010

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Publications27

  1. doi request reprint Is percutaneous suturing superior to open fibrin gluing in acute Achilles tendon rupture?
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopaedic Trauma, University of Aachen Medical Center, Aachen, Germany
    Int Orthop 39:535-42. 2015
    ..Our main objective was to compare the complication rate, function, pain and disability of the two operative approaches of percutaneous suture using the Paessler technique and open fibrin gluing...
  2. doi request reprint [Hip fractures in the elderly : Osteosynthesis versus joint replacement]
    M Knobe
    Klinik fur Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstr 30, 52074, Aachen, Deutschland
    Orthopade 43:314-24. 2014
    ..Despite numerous innovations and advances regarding implant design, mortality and the systemic and mechanical complication rates remain high...
  3. pmc Unstable intertrochanteric femur fractures: is there a consensus on definition and treatment in Germany?
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopaedic Trauma, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, 30 Pauwelsstreet, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:2831-40. 2013
    ..Extramedullary and intramedullary implants have improved in recent years, although consensus is lacking concerning the definition and classification of unstable intertrochanteric fractures, with uncertainties regarding treatment...
  4. doi request reprint Rotationally stable screw-anchor versus sliding hip screw plate systems in stable trochanteric femur fractures: a biomechanical evaluation
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopaedic Trauma, University of Aachen Medical Center, Aachen, Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 27:e127-36. 2013
    ..This investigation tested the hypothesis whether RoSA is advantageous over the sliding hip screw plate system (SHS) with regard to stiffness, failure load, displacement, and migration in stable trochanteric femur fractures (OTA 31A1.1)...
  5. pmc Arthroscopy or ultrasound in undergraduate anatomy education: a randomized cross-over controlled trial
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopaedic Trauma, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, 30 Pauwelsstreet, Aachen 52074, Germany
    BMC Med Educ 12:85. 2012
    ..This randomized controlled trial investigates whether musculoskeletal ultrasound (MSUS) or arthroscopic methods can increase the anatomical knowledge uptake...
  6. pmc Is helical blade nailing superior to locked minimally invasive plating in unstable pertrochanteric fractures?
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2302-12. 2012
    ..Helical blade fixation of the femoral head has the theoretical advantages of higher rotational stability and cutout resistance and should have a lower rate of reoperation than a locked plating technique...
  7. pmc Knowledge transfer of spinal manipulation skills by student-teachers: a randomised controlled trial
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrase 30, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Eur Spine J 21:992-8. 2012
    ..To assess the use of peer-assisted learning (PAL) of complex manipulative motor skills with respect to gender in medical students...
  8. doi request reprint [Surgical outcome in pertrochanteric femur fracture: the impact of osteoporosis. Comparison between DHS and percutaneous compression plate]
    M Knobe
    Klinik für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, Schwerpunkt Unfallchirurgie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen
    Z Orthop Unfall 146:44-51. 2008
    ..In a prospectively documented clinical study, we examined whether or not the percutaneous compression plate (PCCP, Gotfried) offers advantages following osteoporotic fractures...
  9. doi request reprint [Unstable pertrochanteric femur fractures. Failure rate, lag screw sliding and outcome with extra- and intramedullary devices (PCCP, DHS and PFN)]
    M Knobe
    Klinik für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, Schwerpunkt Unfallchirurgie, Universitätsklinikum der RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Z Orthop Unfall 147:306-13. 2009
    ..In a retrospective clinical study we examined whether the percutaneous compression plate (PCCP, Gotfried) provides advantages following unstable fractures in comparison to DHS and PFN...
  10. doi request reprint [Undergraduate curricular training in musculoskeletal ultrasound: the impact of preexisting anatomic knowledge]
    M Knobe
    Klinik für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, Schwerpunkt Unfallchirurgie, RWTH Aachen
    Z Orthop Unfall 148:685-90. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the impact of students preexisting anatomic proficiency to address the fundamental problems related to musculoskeletal ultrasound (MSUS) training by assessing the peer-assisted learning (PAL) system...
  11. doi request reprint Peer teaching: a randomised controlled trial using student-teachers to teach musculoskeletal ultrasound
    Matthias Knobe
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Med Educ 44:148-55. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint Reoperation rate after internal fixation of intertrochanteric femur fractures with the percutaneous compression plate: what are the risk factors?
    Bernhard Schmidt-Rohlfing
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma Surgery, RWTH Aachen University Institute of Medical Statistics, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 27:312-7. 2013
    ..The aim was this study was to analyze the risk factors for reoperation after internal fixation of intertrochanteric fractures of the femur using the percutaneous compression plate (PCCP)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Impact of isolated acetabular and lower extremity fractures on long-term outcome
    Roman Pfeifer
    Department of Orthopaedic Trauma, University of Aachen Medical Center, Pauwelstrasse 30, Aachen, Germany
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 72:467-72. 2012
    ..The long-term clinical status of surviving patients with multiple injuries has not been well described. The aim of this study was to evaluate the long-term outcome of acetabular and lower limb injuries...
  14. doi request reprint Biomechanical evaluation of locking plate fixation of proximal humeral fractures augmented with calcium phosphate cement
    Gertraud Gradl
    Department of Trauma Surgery, University of Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 27:399-404. 2013
    ..To evaluate the influence of calcium phosphate cement augmentation on failure of locking plate fixation of proximal humeral fracture fixation in a cadaveric fracture model...
  15. doi request reprint Morphometric study of the scapular free flap and the free rib osteomyocutaneous flap
    Tolga Taha Sönmez
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany Institute of Molecular and Cellular Anatomy, Prosection, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany Electronic address
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 52:344-9. 2014
    ..In both the scapula and the 7th rib ageing had a significant adverse effect in only one dimension. Most points of measurement have satisfactory bony dimensions for insertion of dental implants. ..
  16. doi request reprint Morphological and morphometric evaluation of the ilium, fibula, and scapula bones for oral and maxillofacial reconstruction
    Arash Zaker Shahrak
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    Microsurgery 34:638-45. 2014
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  17. pmc Can a modified anterior external fixator provide posterior compression of AP compression type III pelvic injuries?
    Richard Martin Sellei
    Department of Orthopaedics Trauma, RWTH Aachen University Hospital, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:2862-8. 2013
    ..However, these anterior constructs cannot create posterior compressive forces across the sacroiliac joint. We explored whether a modified fixator could create such forces...
  18. doi request reprint Comparative clinicoanatomical study of ilium and fibula as two commonly used bony donor sites for maxillofacial reconstruction
    Tolga Taha Sönmez
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany Institute of Molecular and Cellular Anatomy, Prosection, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany Electronic address
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 51:736-41. 2013
    ..Precise knowledge about which areas of the donor sites can reliably provide sufficient bone to carry implants after reconstructions will allow greater flexibility and safety when reconstructions are designed...
  19. doi request reprint Decision making in displaced fractures of the proximal humerus: fracture or surgeon based?
    Gertraud Gradl
    Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Aachen Medical Center, Aachen, Germany
    Int Orthop 39:329-34. 2015
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse the factors that influence surgeon decision-making in the treatment of proximal humerus fractures that might be considered for arthroplasty or open reduction and internal fixation...
  20. doi request reprint Variants of the supplying vessels of the vascularized iliac bone graft and their relationship to important surgical landmarks
    Alireza Ghassemi
    Department of Oral, Maxillofacial, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University Hospital, RWTH Aachen, Aachen, Germany
    Clin Anat 26:509-21. 2013
    ..The anatomical knowledge of these variations and their correlation to important surgical landmarks can help in harvesting the DCIA flap more safely and thus increasing the success rate while reducing donor site morbidity...
  21. doi request reprint The functional outcome of acute scapholunate ligament repair in patients with intraarticular distal radius fractures treated by internal fixation
    Gertraud Gradl
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Aachen, Pauwelstrasse 30, Aachen, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:1281-7. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare functional outcome, pain, and disability between patients with operatively treated DRF and either an acute, repaired scapholunate ligament injury or no ligament injury...
  22. doi request reprint Scoring systems for outcome after knee injuries
    Bernhard Schmidt-Rohlfing
    University of Aachen Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, 30 Pauwels Street, 52074 Aachen, Germany
    Injury 42:271-5. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the outcomes of knee injuries in poly-traumatized patients are rather heterogeneous, but generally are worse than in those with lower extremity injuries that spare the knee joint...
  23. doi request reprint Effects of near cortical slotted holes in locking plate constructs
    Richard Martin Sellei
    Department of Orthopaedic Trauma, University of Aachen Medical Center, Aachen, Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 25:S35-40. 2011
    ..Slotted near cortical locking holes might improve this drawback. This review summarizes the current knowledge of the healing process associated with different types of near cortical locking options...
  24. pmc Impact of peer feedback on the performance of lecturers in emergency medicine: a prospective observational study
    Miriam Ruesseler
    Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital, Johann Wolfgang Goethe University, Theodor Stern Kai 7, 60590, Frankfurt, Germany
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 22:71. 2014
    ..The aim of this observational study is to analyse the impact of written peer feedback on the performance of lecturers in an emergency medicine lecture series for undergraduate students...
  25. pmc A novel laser-Doppler flowmetry assisted murine model of acute hindlimb ischemia-reperfusion for free flap research
    Tolga Taha Sönmez
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Medical Faculty, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e66498. 2013
    ..These data indicate that our model is suitable to investigate cellular and molecular tissue alterations from ischemia-reperfusion such as occur during free flap procedures. ..
  26. doi request reprint Corrective osteotomy of the distal radius following failed internal fixation
    Gertraud Gradl
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Aachen, Pauwelstrasse 30, 52074, Aachen, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:1173-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the clinical and radiographic outcomes after corrective osteotomy for malunions of the distal radius following failed internal fixation...
  27. doi request reprint Nitrate patch prevents steroid-related bone necrosis
    Wolf Drescher
    Department of Orthopedic and Trauma Surgery, RWTH Aachen University, Pauwelsstrasse 30, D 52074 Aachen, Germany
    J Orthop Res 29:1517-20. 2011
    ..Less empty lacunae were counted in the GC animals after additional treatment with a nitrate patch. This finding suggests that nitrate co-treatment has the potential to prevent steroid-associated FHN...