Th W F Mittlmeier

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rostock
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. doi request reprint [Arthrodesis versus total joint replacement of the ankle]
    T Mittlmeier
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik, Abteilung für Unfall, Hand und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitätsmedizin Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18057, Rostock, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 116:537-50; quiz 551-2. 2013
  2. pmc Investigation of first ray mobility during gait by kinematic fluoroscopic imaging--a novel method
    Heiner Martin
    Institute for Biomedical Engineering, University of Rostock, F Barnewitz Str, 4, D 18119 Rostock, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:14. 2012
  3. doi request reprint [Management of severe soft-tissue trauma in the upper extremity - shoulder, upper and lower arm]
    Thomas Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik, Universitat Rostock
    Oper Orthop Traumatol 22:196-211. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint [Posttraumatic arthritis in the hind foot]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock
    Unfallchirurg 109:125-46; quiz 147-8. 2006
  5. doi request reprint [How to become a trauma surgeon: analysis of the current situation and concepts for career development in the new common field of orthopaedics and trauma surgery--part I]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abt für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18055, Rostock, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 113:504-12. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint [Periprosthetic fractures after total knee joint arthroplasty]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock
    Unfallchirurg 108:481-95; quiz 496. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint [Retrograde medullary locking nail in periprosthetic distal femoral fracture after condylar knee joint replacement]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock
    Unfallchirurg 108:497-501. 2005
  8. pmc Should one consider primary surgical reconstruction in charcot arthropathy of the feet?
    Thomas Mittlmeier
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Schillingallee 35, 18055, Rostock, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:1002-11. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint [Clinical gait analysis]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abt für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock
    Unfallchirurg 108:614-29. 2005
  10. doi request reprint [Dislocation of the adult elbow joint]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Unfallchirurg 112:487-505. 2009

Detail Information

Publications51

  1. doi request reprint [Arthrodesis versus total joint replacement of the ankle]
    T Mittlmeier
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik, Abteilung für Unfall, Hand und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitätsmedizin Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18057, Rostock, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 116:537-50; quiz 551-2. 2013
    ..Thus, the selection of the correct indication and the right choice of treatment on the basis of complete preoperative diagnostics considering necessary additive surgical measures are of paramount importance for the final outcome...
  2. pmc Investigation of first ray mobility during gait by kinematic fluoroscopic imaging--a novel method
    Heiner Martin
    Institute for Biomedical Engineering, University of Rostock, F Barnewitz Str, 4, D 18119 Rostock, Germany
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:14. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to develop a technique which allows for a quantification of the in-vivo sagittal mobility of the joints of the medial foot column during the roll-over process under full weight bearing...
  3. doi request reprint [Management of severe soft-tissue trauma in the upper extremity - shoulder, upper and lower arm]
    Thomas Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik, Universitat Rostock
    Oper Orthop Traumatol 22:196-211. 2010
    ..Limitation of secondary soft-tissue loss. Prevention of infection...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Posttraumatic arthritis in the hind foot]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock
    Unfallchirurg 109:125-46; quiz 147-8. 2006
    ..In general, an arthrodesis of any hind foot joint, as a key element in hind foot reconstruction, will be successful if correction of the underlying deformity is also adequately addressed...
  5. doi request reprint [How to become a trauma surgeon: analysis of the current situation and concepts for career development in the new common field of orthopaedics and trauma surgery--part I]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abt für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18055, Rostock, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 113:504-12. 2010
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint [Periprosthetic fractures after total knee joint arthroplasty]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock
    Unfallchirurg 108:481-95; quiz 496. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint [Retrograde medullary locking nail in periprosthetic distal femoral fracture after condylar knee joint replacement]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock
    Unfallchirurg 108:497-501. 2005
  8. pmc Should one consider primary surgical reconstruction in charcot arthropathy of the feet?
    Thomas Mittlmeier
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Schillingallee 35, 18055, Rostock, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:1002-11. 2010
    ..Level of Evidence: Level IV, therapeutic study (case series). See Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Clinical gait analysis]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abt für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock
    Unfallchirurg 108:614-29. 2005
    ..Simple procedures of gait analysis may suffice to obtain information on gait function which can not be derived by mere clinical observation and which can be incorporated into a clinical concept...
  10. doi request reprint [Dislocation of the adult elbow joint]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Unfallchirurg 112:487-505. 2009
    ..A standardized surgical algorithm may provide the basis to achieve a satisfactory functional result in this challenging clinical entity of elbow trauma...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Tarsometatarsal injuries--an often neglected entity]
    Th Mittlmeier
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Rostock
    Ther Umsch 61:459-65. 2004
    ....
  12. doi request reprint [Articulated external fixator at the elbow]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Unfallchirurg 112:506-12. 2009
    ..The articulated external fixator further represents a salvage procedure for delayed reconstructions and distraction arthrolysis, as well. A precise surgical technique is a prerequisite for the success of the procedure...
  13. doi request reprint [Acute compartment syndrome and complex trauma of the foot]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgischen Klinik und Poliklinik, Schillingallee 35, 18055, Rostock, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 114:893-900. 2011
    ..An interdisciplinary approach is often deemed to be essential for a reasonable outcome. None of the accepted scores have proven to be useful for primary decision-making of amputation or for the assessment of the long-term prognosis...
  14. doi request reprint [The infected diabetic foot]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18055, Rostock, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 114:227-35. 2011
    ....
  15. doi request reprint [Injuries of the midfoot]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abt für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik, Universitat Rostock, Deutschland
    Chirurg 82:169-86; quiz 187-8. 2011
    ..The principal strategy of treatment includes anatomical reconstruction of the joint structures, the geometric proportions of the medial, central and lateral foot columns and the diagnostics and treatment of ligamentous instabilities...
  16. doi request reprint [How to become a trauma surgeon: analysis of the current situation and concepts for career development in the new common field of orthopaedics and trauma surgery--part II]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18055, Rostock, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 113:598-605. 2010
    ..Thus a systematic and creative reorganization of the residency and fellowship phases will overcome any problem of attractiveness...
  17. ncbi request reprint Stabilization of proximal humeral fractures with an angular and sliding stable antegrade locking nail (Targon PH)
    Th W F Mittlmeier
    Chirugische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universitaet Rostock, Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirugie, Rostock, Germany
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:136-46. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint Sesamoid and toe fractures
    Thomas Mittlmeier
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Germany
    Injury 35:SB87-97. 2004
    ....
  19. doi request reprint [Charcot foot. Current situation and outlook]
    T Mittlmeier
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18055, Rostock, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 111:218-31. 2008
    ..As such, surgical reconstruction can contribute to the long-term preservation of the affected foot and help to maintain or improve the patient's mobility and quality of life...
  20. doi request reprint Intraoperative three-dimensional fluoroscopy assessment of iliosacral screws and lumbopelvic implants stabilizing fractures of the os sacrum
    Markus Beck
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Rostock, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:1363-9. 2010
    ..The current standard to control the screw position is postoperative computed tomography. The study presents the results of assessment of these implants by intraoperative three-dimensional fluoroscopy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Introduction of a new interlocked intramedullary nailing device for stabilization of critically sized femoral defects in the rat: A combined biomechanical and animal experimental study
    Matthias Schoen
    Institute for Experimental Surgery, University of Rostock, 18055 Rostock, Germany
    J Orthop Res 26:184-9. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, our data corroborate the necessity of an internal fixation device with sufficient axial and rotational stability...
  22. ncbi request reprint Angular and sliding stable antegrade nailing (Targon PH) for the treatment of proximal humeral fractures
    Georg Gradl
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18055, Rostock, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 127:937-44. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the functional outcome and the complication rate of an angular and sliding stable antegrade interlocking nail for the treatment of displaced proximal humeral fractures...
  23. ncbi request reprint Efficiency of small-volume resuscitation in restoration of disturbed skeletal muscle microcirculation after soft-tissue trauma and haemorrhagic shock
    Philip Gierer
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18057 Rostock, Germany
    Langenbecks Arch Surg 389:40-5. 2004
    ..Herein, we report on the efficiency of small-volume resuscitation to improve compromised perfusion of traumatised skeletal muscle tissue in shock...
  24. doi request reprint [Fixation of distal radial fractures with the Targon DR nail]
    Georg Gradl
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Oper Orthop Traumatol 21:472-83. 2009
    ..Anatomic restoration and intramedullary fixation of distal radial fractures using a hybrid between plate and nail (Targon DR). The technique provides a less invasive operative approach from radial...
  25. doi request reprint Intraoperative position determination of bone cement trocars by 3-dimensional imaging in patients with osteoporotic vertebral fractures
    Markus Beck
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    J Spinal Disord Tech 23:e16-23. 2010
    ..A prospective diagnostic study to evaluate the use of intraoperative 3-dimensional (3D) imaging...
  26. doi request reprint Microcirculatory sequelae of the rotator cuff after antegrade nailing in proximal humerus fracture
    Philip Gierer
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18057, Rostock, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:687-91. 2010
    ..Since the surgical procedure in antegrade humeral nailing requires a split of the supraspinatus tendon, the question arises whether the surgical approach causes microcirculatory dysfunction of the tendon...
  27. ncbi request reprint Partial weight bearing after surgery for fractures of the lower extremity--is it achievable?
    Attila Vasarhelyi
    Abteilung für Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie Klinik und Poliklinik für Chirurgie, Universitat Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Gait Posture 23:99-105. 2006
    ..006 and 0.037). This study implies that the conventional concept of postoperative partial weight bearing starting from 200 N and a stepwise increase of the load level until full weight bearing is not valid during clinical practice...
  28. ncbi request reprint Fractures of the distal radius treated with a nonbridging external fixation technique using multiplanar k-wires
    Georg Gradl
    Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik der Universität Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    J Hand Surg Am 30:960-8. 2005
    ..A method of nonbridging hybrid fixation of distal radius fractures facilitates fracture reduction and allows for free wrist movement...
  29. ncbi request reprint Sublethal trauma model with systemic endotoxemia for the study of microcirculatory disorders after the second hit
    Philip Gierer
    Institute for Experimental Surgery, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    J Surg Res 147:68-74. 2008
    ..We present an experimental animal model combining initial standardized soft tissue trauma to the left hindlimb of rats with subsequent sublethal systemic endotoxemia...
  30. pmc Benefit and accuracy of intraoperative 3D-imaging after pedicle screw placement: a prospective study in stabilizing thoracolumbar fractures
    Markus Beck
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Rostock, Schillingallee 35, 18057, Rostock, Germany
    Eur Spine J 18:1469-77. 2009
    ..But intraoperative evaluation of the 3D scans resulted in a primary revision rate of 2.7% of the pedicle screws and we could lower the secondary revision rate to 0.5%...
  31. ncbi request reprint Effect of systemic hypothermia on local soft tissue trauma-induced microcirculatory and cellular dysfunction in mice
    Thomas Knappe
    Department of Experimental Surgery, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Crit Care Med 33:1805-13. 2005
    ..The present study unravels how moderate to severe systemic hypothermia modulates local microcirculatory dysfunction and cellular injury in local soft tissue trauma...
  32. doi request reprint Ebselen reduces inflammation and microvascular perfusion failure after blunt skeletal muscle injury of the rat
    Philip Gierer
    Institute of Experimental Surgery, Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    J Trauma 68:853-8. 2010
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical in vitro testing of human osteoporotic lumbar vertebrae following prophylactic kyphoplasty with different candidate materials
    Robert Rotter
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:1400-5. 2007
    ..Biomechanical study of human osteoporotic lumbar vertebrae following prophylactic kyphoplasty...
  34. ncbi request reprint Ischemic preconditioning prevents skeletal muscle tissue injury, but not nerve lesion upon tourniquet-induced ischemia
    Matthias Schoen
    Institute for Experimental Surgery, Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    J Trauma 63:788-97. 2007
    ..We demonstrate that tourniquet hind limb ischemia-induced injury of the muscle benefits from IPC, whereas the peripheral nerve suffers from prolonged ischemia time and mechanical deterioration on IPC...
  35. ncbi request reprint In vivo evidence for apoptosis, but not inflammation in the hindlimb muscle of neuropathic rats
    Georg Gradl
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Pain 112:121-30. 2004
    ..e. prompting muscle cells to undergo non-inflammatory apoptotic cell death. This finding deserves further investigation in that apoptosis may contribute to neuropathic pain conditions like CRPS...
  36. pmc Gene expression profile and synovial microcirculation at early stages of collagen-induced arthritis
    Philip Gierer
    Department of Experimental Surgery, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Arthritis Res Ther 7:R868-76. 2005
    ..Online in vivo data on synovial tissue microcirculation, together with gene expression profiling, emphasize the potential role played by early inflammatory events in the development of arthritis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Selective cyclooxygenase-2 inhibition reverses microcirculatory and inflammatory sequelae of closed soft-tissue trauma in an animal model
    Philip Gierer
    Departments of Experimental Surgery, University of Rostock, Schillingallee 70, 18055 Rostock, Germany
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:153-60. 2005
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical comparison of four anterior atlantoaxial plate systems
    Frank Kandziora
    Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitätsklinikum Charité der Humboldt Universität Berlin, Germany
    J Neurosurg 96:313-20. 2002
    ..Therefore, three new anterior atlantoaxial plate designs were developed. The purpose of this study was to compare these three newly designed plate systems biomechanically with that used in Harms anterior atlantoaxial plate fixation...
  39. ncbi request reprint Immediate microcirculatory derangements in skeletal muscle and periosteum after closed tibial fracture
    Li Zhang
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, Charite Campus Virchow, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
    J Trauma 54:979-85. 2003
    ..The present study was aimed at quantitatively assessing immediate microcirculatory changes in skeletal muscle and periosteum after standardized closed fracture...
  40. ncbi request reprint Acute effects of N-acetylcysteine on skeletal muscle microcirculation following closed soft tissue trauma in rats
    Klaus D Schaser
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, Charite, Campus Virchow Klinikum, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin, Augustenburger Platz 1, 13353 Berlin, Germany
    J Orthop Res 23:231-41. 2005
    ..Additional studies aimed at long-term analysis and investigation of injury severity--or dosage dependency are needed...
  41. ncbi request reprint Influence of cage design on interbody fusion in a sheep cervical spine model
    Frank Kandziora
    Unfall and Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitätsklinikum Charité der Humboldt Universität Berlin, Germany
    J Neurosurg 96:321-32. 2002
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint The logic and clinical applications of blocking screws
    Hans Werner Stedtfeld
    Department of Trauma, Klinikum Nürnberg Klinikum Süd, Germany
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:17-25. 2004
  43. ncbi request reprint Exaggeration of tissue trauma induces signs and symptoms of acute CRPS I, however displays distinct differences to experimental CRPS II
    Georg Gradl
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Rostock, Germany
    Neurosci Lett 402:267-72. 2006
    ..Pain perception displays differences to that in CRPS II. Apoptosis turns out to be a distinctive marker for CRPS, warranting further evaluation in clinical studies...
  44. ncbi request reprint Prolonged superficial local cryotherapy attenuates microcirculatory impairment, regional inflammation, and muscle necrosis after closed soft tissue injury in rats
    Klaus Dieter Schaser
    Center of Musculoskeletal Surgery, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Germany
    Am J Sports Med 35:93-102. 2007
    ..While superficial cooling reduces swelling, pain, and cellular oxygen demand, the effects of cryotherapy on posttraumatic microcirculation are incompletely understood...
  45. ncbi request reprint Supernatant of traumatized muscle induces inflammation and pain, but not microcirculatory perfusion failure and apoptotic cell death
    Georg Gradl
    Department of Experimental Surgery, University of Rostock, 18055 Rostock, Germany
    Shock 24:219-25. 2005
    ..This finding may prompt future efforts in the therapy of closed soft tissue trauma to focus not only on antimediator strategies, but to add regimens targeting perfusion failure and tissue apoptosis...
  46. ncbi request reprint Activated protein C reduces tissue hypoxia, inflammation, and apoptosis in traumatized skeletal muscle during endotoxemia
    Philip Gierer
    Institute for Experimental Surgery, University of Rostock, Germany
    Crit Care Med 35:1966-71. 2007
    ..Activated protein C, a natural coagulatory inhibitor, was recently shown to reduce mortality in septic patients. We herein report on the actions of activated protein C on skeletal muscle injury in experimental endotoxemia...
  47. ncbi request reprint Granulocyte-colony stimulating factor enhances muscle proliferation and strength following skeletal muscle injury in rats
    Ioannis Stratos
    Inst for Experimental Surgery, Univ of Rostock, Schillingallee 69a, 18055 Rostock, Germany
    J Appl Physiol 103:1857-63. 2007
    ..Thus G-CSF might represent a therapeutic option to optimize the posttraumatic course of muscle tissue healing...
  48. ncbi request reprint Bone morphogenetic protein-2 application by a poly(D,L-lactide)-coated interbody cage: in vivo results of a new carrier for growth factors
    Frank Kandziora
    Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitätsklinikum Charité der Humboldt Universität Berlin, Germany
    J Neurosurg 97:40-8. 2002
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint IGF-I and TGF-beta1 application by a poly-(D,L-lactide)-coated cage promotes intervertebral bone matrix formation in the sheep cervical spine
    Frank Kandziora
    Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitätsklinikum Charité der Humboldt, Universität Berlin Campus Virchow, Klinikum, Berlin, Germany
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1710-23. 2002
    ..A sheep cervical spine interbody fusion model was used to determine the effect of combined insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) and transforming growth factor-beta-1 (TGF-beta1) applied by a poly-(D,L-lactide) (PDLLA)-coated cage...
  50. ncbi request reprint Atlantoaxial instability in Dyggve-Melchior-Clausen syndrome. Case report and review of the literature
    Frank Kandziora
    Unfall und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, and Institut für Humangenetik, Universitätsklinikum Charité der Humboldt Universität Berlin, Germany
    J Neurosurg 96:112-7. 2002
    ..Specific care must be taken to determine the course of the VA. If posterior and transoral fusion are impossible, anterior transarticular atlantoaxial screw fixation might be the only alternative...
  51. ncbi request reprint Intra-articular pressure measurement in the radioulnocarpal joint using a novel sensor: in vitro and in vivo results
    Daniel A Rikli
    Surgical Department, Kantonsspital Lucerne, Lucerne, Switzerland
    J Hand Surg Am 32:67-75. 2007
    ..We performed an in vitro validation of a specifically developed capacitive pressure-sensor device and an in vivo measurement of force transmission and pressure distribution at the radioulnocarpal joint in a healthy volunteer...