Giuseppe Giannicola

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Terrible triad of the elbow: is it still a troublesome injury?
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Injury 46:S68-76. 2015
  2. doi request reprint Contribution of cartilage to size and shape of radial head circumference: magnetic resonance imaging analysis of 78 elbows
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedic Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 25:120-6. 2016
  3. doi request reprint The ulnar greater sigmoid notch "coverage angle": bone and cartilage contribution. Magnetic resonance imaging anatomic study on 78 elbows
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 24:1934-8. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Discovery elbow system: 2- to 5-year results in distal humerus fractures and posttraumatic conditions: a prospective study on 24 patients
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Hand Surg Am 39:1746-56. 2014
  5. doi request reprint Critical time period for recovery of functional range of motion after surgical treatment of complex elbow instability: prospective study on 76 patients
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Injury 45:540-5. 2014
  6. doi request reprint Radial head, radiocapitellar and total elbow arthroplasties: a review of recent literature
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopaedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome Policlinico Umberto I, Piazzale Aldo Moro 3, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Injury 45:428-36. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Soft tissue constraint injuries in complex elbow instability: surgical techniques and clinical outcomes
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Orthopedics 35:e1746-53. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Change in quality of life and cost/utility analysis in open stage-related surgical treatment of elbow stiffness
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Emilio Repossi 15 00158, Roma, Italy
    Orthopedics 36:e923-30. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Clinical usefulness of proximal ulnar and radial fracture-dislocation comprehensive classification system (PURCCS): prospective study of 39 cases
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 22:1729-36. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Soft tissue constraint injuries in complex elbow instability: prevalence, pathoanatomy, and classification
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopaedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Orthopedics 35:e1738-45. 2012

Collaborators

  • Stefano Gumina
  • Italo Nofroni
  • Enrico Rebuzzi
  • Giovanni Merolla
  • Gianluca Cinotti
  • Pasquale Sessa
  • Francesca Romana Ripani
  • Stefano Carbone
  • Giulio Fioravanti
  • Benedetto Sacchetti
  • Antonello Della Rocca
  • Mara Riminucci
  • Alessandro Corsi
  • Raffaele Masciangelo
  • Roberto Postacchini
  • Paolo Bianco
  • Giovanni Ragusa
  • Vittorio Candela
  • Carlo Della Rocca
  • Daniele Passaretti
  • Francesca R Ripani

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Terrible triad of the elbow: is it still a troublesome injury?
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Injury 46:S68-76. 2015
    ..We analyzed prospectively a series of patient affected by TTI and treated according to the current diagnostic and surgical protocols to investigate whether their application allow to obtain more predictable outcomes...
  2. doi request reprint Contribution of cartilage to size and shape of radial head circumference: magnetic resonance imaging analysis of 78 elbows
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedic Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 25:120-6. 2016
    ..The aims of our study were to quantify cartilage thickness at the minimum and maximum diameters of the radial head circumference and to investigate its influence on the size and shape of the proximal radius...
  3. doi request reprint The ulnar greater sigmoid notch "coverage angle": bone and cartilage contribution. Magnetic resonance imaging anatomic study on 78 elbows
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 24:1934-8. 2015
    ..To study the degree of coverage provided by the greater sigmoid notch (GSN) to the humeral trochlea, as well as the contribution of the olecranon and coronoid process cartilage tips to this angle, and its variations...
  4. doi request reprint Discovery elbow system: 2- to 5-year results in distal humerus fractures and posttraumatic conditions: a prospective study on 24 patients
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Hand Surg Am 39:1746-56. 2014
    ..To prospectively evaluate preliminary results of the Discovery Elbow System (DES) used for acute distal humerus fractures and posttraumatic conditions...
  5. doi request reprint Critical time period for recovery of functional range of motion after surgical treatment of complex elbow instability: prospective study on 76 patients
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Injury 45:540-5. 2014
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Radial head, radiocapitellar and total elbow arthroplasties: a review of recent literature
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopaedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome Policlinico Umberto I, Piazzale Aldo Moro 3, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Injury 45:428-36. 2014
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Soft tissue constraint injuries in complex elbow instability: surgical techniques and clinical outcomes
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Orthopedics 35:e1746-53. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Change in quality of life and cost/utility analysis in open stage-related surgical treatment of elbow stiffness
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Emilio Repossi 15 00158, Roma, Italy
    Orthopedics 36:e923-30. 2013
    ..Surgery shows a satisfactory cost/utility ratio, justifying a health spending increase to reduce the social costs resulting from lingering elbow stiffness. ..
  9. doi request reprint Clinical usefulness of proximal ulnar and radial fracture-dislocation comprehensive classification system (PURCCS): prospective study of 39 cases
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 22:1729-36. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to analyze the clinical usefulness of this classification in a large series of patients...
  10. doi request reprint Soft tissue constraint injuries in complex elbow instability: prevalence, pathoanatomy, and classification
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopaedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Orthopedics 35:e1738-45. 2012
    ..The classification reported herein may be helpful in planning the proper treatment of these complex injuries...
  11. doi request reprint Complex fracture-dislocations of the proximal ulna and radius in adults: a comprehensive classification
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:1289-99. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to design a comprehensive classification that may provide a guide for the operative management of these injuries...
  12. doi request reprint Anatomical variations of the proximal radius and their effects on osteosynthesis
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Public Health and Infectious Diseases, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Hand Surg Am 37:1015-23. 2012
    ..We conducted a morphometric study of the proximal radius at the level of the safe zone to identify different morphologic types of this anatomical region...
  13. doi request reprint The applicability of the Mayo Clinic congruent radial head plate: cadaveric study
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro 3, 00185 Roma, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 95:S1-5. 2011
    ..A preoperative radiograph of the contralateral uninjured radius may be helpful in order to select the most appropriate plate profile in comminuted radial head and neck fractures...
  14. doi request reprint Open debridement and radiocapitellar replacement in primary and post-traumatic arthritis of the elbow: a multicenter study
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:456-63. 2012
    ..The lateral resurfacing elbow (LRE) prosthesis has recently been developed for the treatment of lateral elbow arthritis. However, few data have been published on LRE results...
  15. doi request reprint Management of complex elbow instability
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 94:S25-36. 2010
    ..The most recent clinical and experimental studies have significantly expanded our knowledge of elbow instability and its management. Definite treatment protocols may improve the clinical results of such complex injuries...
  16. pmc Open reduction and internal fixation combined with hinged elbow fixator in capitellum and trochlea fractures
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Sapienza of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Acta Orthop 81:228-33. 2010
    ..Furthermore, the surgical approach, the kind of osteosynthesis, and postoperative management are controversial. We evaluated the results of internal fixation combined with hinged external fixation...
  17. doi request reprint Influence of cartilage and menisci on the sagittal slope of the tibial plateaus
    Gianluca Cinotti
    Department of Anatomy, Histology, Medico Legal and Orthopaedic Sciences, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Clin Anat 26:883-92. 2013
    ..These findings should be taken into account in planning surgical procedures which affect the slope of the articular tibial surface...
  18. doi request reprint Intensity and distribution of shoulder pain in patients with different sized postero-superior rotator cuff tears
    Stefano Gumina
    Shoulder and Elbow Unit, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 23:807-13. 2014
    ..We analyzed the intensity and distribution of shoulder pain in patients with different sizes of RCTs...
  19. pmc Effects of tibial torsion on distal alignment of extramedullary instrumentation in total knee arthroplasty
    Gianluca Cinotti
    Department of Anatomy, Histology, Medico Legal and Orthopaedic Science, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Acta Orthop 84:275-9. 2013
    ..We assessed the influence of tibial torsion on distal alignment of extramedullary systems for TKA, using the center of the intermalleolar distance as anatomical reference at the ankle joint...
  20. doi request reprint Subdeltoid lipomas: a consecutive series of 13 cases
    Stefano Carbone
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 96:S53-6. 2012
    ..Surgery is the treatment of these lesions if symptomatic. After complete excision, subdeltoid lipomas do not recur, and clinical signs disappear. Level of evidence Case series, Level IV...
  21. ncbi request reprint Comparison between two classifications of humeral head fractures: Neer and AO-ASIF
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Acta Orthop Belg 77:751-7. 2011
    ..Therefore, patients with complex fractures should be submitted to CT to have a correct pre-operative diagnosis...
  22. doi request reprint The risk of sacrificing the PCL in cruciate retaining total knee arthroplasty and the relationship to the sagittal inclination of the tibial plateau
    Pasquale Sessa
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopaedics Sciences, University La Sapienza Rome, Italy Electronic address
    Knee 22:51-5. 2015
    ..We evaluated the effects of a tibial cut performed with different degrees of posterior slope on PCL insertion and whether the results are affected by the sagittal inclination of the patient's tibial plateau...
  23. doi request reprint Management of bilateral complex fracture-dislocation of proximal ulna and radius: a case report
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Via Emilio Repossi 15, 00158 Rome, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 96:S87-92. 2012
    ..Diagnosis, surgical technique, rehabilitation programme and clinical results are reported. The bilaterality of the condition does not appear to influence the treatment and results...
  24. doi request reprint Use of platelet-leukocyte membrane in arthroscopic repair of large rotator cuff tears: a prospective randomized study
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of me Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, 00185, Rome, Italy
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1345-52. 2012
    ....
  25. pmc Combining different rotational alignment axes with navigation may reduce the need for lateral retinacular release in total knee arthroplasty
    Gianluca Cinotti
    Department of Anatomy, Histology, Medico Legal and Orthopaedic Science, University La Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5, 00185, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 36:1595-600. 2012
    ....
  26. doi request reprint Bone ingrowth and vascular supply in experimental spinal fusion with platelet-rich plasma
    Gianluca Cinotti
    Department of Anatomy, Histology, Legal Medicine and Orthopaedics, University La Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro, Rome, Italy
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:385-91. 2013
    ..Prospective investigation using a posterolateral spinal fusion (PLSF) model in rabbits...