Andreas F Mavrogenis

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Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint PEEK rod systems for the spine
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 41 Ventouri Street, 15562, Holargos, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 24:S111-6. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Acrometastases
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon University Hospital, 41 Ventouri Street, Holargos, 15562, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 24:279-83. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Modified McLaughlin technique for neglected locked posterior dislocation of the shoulder
    Zinon T Kokkalis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon University Hospital, 41 Ventouri St, 15562 Holargos, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 36:e912-6. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The role of embolization for hemangiomas
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Department of Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Oncology Service, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, 40136, Bologna, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 96:125-35. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Palliative treatments for advanced osteosarcoma
    A F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J BUON 17:436-45. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Chondrosarcomas revisited
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University Hospital, Athens University Medical School, 41 Ventouri St, 15562 Holargos, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 35:e379-90. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Sliding screw implants for extracapsular hip fractures
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 22:1-10. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Intraneural OX7-saporin for neuroma-in-continuity in a rat model
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 41 Ventouri Street, Holargos, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 23:263-72. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Side effects of chemotherapy in musculoskeletal oncology
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 20:1-12. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Pathological fractures in primary bone sarcomas
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Injury 39:395-403. 2008

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Publications75

  1. ncbi request reprint PEEK rod systems for the spine
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 41 Ventouri Street, 15562, Holargos, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 24:S111-6. 2014
    ..Additionally, their results are conflicting. To enhance the literature, this review discusses the effect of this medical for the spine and summarizes the results of the most important related series. ..
  2. doi request reprint Acrometastases
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon University Hospital, 41 Ventouri Street, Holargos, 15562, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 24:279-83. 2014
    ..An exception seems to be the patients with renal cell carcinoma, if treated with radical surgical resection, and a long latency period between nephrectomy and metastasis has occurred. ..
  3. doi request reprint Modified McLaughlin technique for neglected locked posterior dislocation of the shoulder
    Zinon T Kokkalis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon University Hospital, 41 Ventouri St, 15562 Holargos, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 36:e912-6. 2013
    ..This technique resulted in pain-free range of motion, a stable shoulder, and good joint congruency. ..
  4. doi request reprint The role of embolization for hemangiomas
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Department of Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Oncology Service, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, 40136, Bologna, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 96:125-35. 2012
    ..Ossification and tumor size reduction were higher for bone hemangiomas. Embolization-related complications were more common for soft-tissue hemangiomas...
  5. ncbi request reprint Palliative treatments for advanced osteosarcoma
    A F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J BUON 17:436-45. 2012
    ..The aim of palliative treatments is to achieve a mild response by offering the least discomfort to the patient with the minimum possible complications, and possibly increase of survival...
  6. doi request reprint Chondrosarcomas revisited
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University Hospital, Athens University Medical School, 41 Ventouri St, 15562 Holargos, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 35:e379-90. 2012
    ..Adjuvant chemotherapy may be considered for mesenchymal and dedifferentiated chondrosarcomas. Radiation therapy can be considered after incomplete resection or if resection is not feasible or would cause unacceptable morbidity...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sliding screw implants for extracapsular hip fractures
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 22:1-10. 2012
    ..Long-term survival and function are similar in the two approaches. Hip nails with two sliding screws do not seem to make the difference in clinical practice that is reported in biomechanical studies...
  8. doi request reprint Intraneural OX7-saporin for neuroma-in-continuity in a rat model
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 41 Ventouri Street, Holargos, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 23:263-72. 2013
    ..Histology showed inhibition of neuroma-in-continuity formation. Fluorescent microscopy showed ablation of the labeled neurons in the dorsal root ganglia corresponding to the OX7-saporin subgroups...
  9. ncbi request reprint Side effects of chemotherapy in musculoskeletal oncology
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 20:1-12. 2010
    ..This knowledge may also provide a rationale for concurrent treatment with drugs that protect against or compensate for adverse effects in osseous repair resulting from chemotherapy...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pathological fractures in primary bone sarcomas
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Injury 39:395-403. 2008
    ..Pathological fractures in chemo-resistant primary bone sarcomas are a relative contraindication for limb salvage surgery...
  11. pmc Recurrence after and complications associated with adjuvant treatments for sacral giant cell tumor
    Pietro Ruggieri
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Bologna, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Via Pupilli 1, 40136, Bologna, BO, Italy
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:2954-61. 2010
    ..The best treatment of giant cell tumor of the sacrum is controversial. It is unclear whether adjuvant treatment with intralesional surgery reduces recurrences or increases morbidity...
  12. ncbi request reprint Current concepts for management of soft tissue sarcomas of the extremities
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:204-15. 2008
    ..A multidisciplinary team approach with input from oncologists, pathologists, radiation oncologists, and orthopaedic and plastic surgeons is necessary for the management of patients with soft tissue sarcomas of the extremities...
  13. ncbi request reprint Proximal tibial resections and reconstructions: clinical outcome of 225 patients
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Department of Orthopaedics, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 107:335-42. 2013
    ..Therefore, we evaluated the survival, Musculoskeletal Tumor Society (MSTS) function, and complications of patients and reconstructions in this location...
  14. doi request reprint Reconstruction of the extensor mechanism after major knee resection
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 35:e672-80. 2012
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  15. doi request reprint Posterior spinal fusion using pedicle screws
    Michael Athanasakopoulos
    Third Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 36:e951-7. 2013
    ..No adjacent segment degeneration was observed in any patient until the time of this writing. ..
  16. pmc Elastic intramedullary nailing and DBM-bone marrow injection for the treatment of simple bone cysts
    Anastasios D Kanellopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 5:111. 2007
    ..Simple or unicameral bone cysts are common benign fluid-filled lesions usually located at the long bones of children before skeletal maturity...
  17. pmc Similar survival but better function for patients after limb salvage versus amputation for distal tibia osteosarcoma
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Department of Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Oncology Service, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, 40136, Bologna, Italy
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:1735-48. 2012
    ..Advances in surgery and chemotherapy have made limb salvage possible. However, it is unclear whether limb salvage offers any improvement in function without compromising survival...
  18. ncbi request reprint Side effects of radiation in musculoskeletal oncology: clinical evaluation of radiation-induced fractures
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Bologna, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Int J Immunopathol Pharmacol 24:29-37. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint Pelvic resections
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 35:e232-43. 2012
    ..Reconstruction options after major pelvic resections have also evolved, but they remain difficult, especially when the acetabulum is involved...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of four reconstructive methods for diaphyseal defects of the humerus after tumor resection
    Vasileios I Sakellariou
    Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Appl Biomech 28:568-78. 2012
    ..Early mobilization of the upper limb in patients with diaphyseal bone defects of the humerus could probably be more safe and tolerable when reconstructed with modular segmental implants...
  21. ncbi request reprint Radiation-induced sarcomas
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Italy
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 21:233-40. 2011
    ..Adjuvant radiation therapy and chemotherapy have not been shown to improve survival rates significantly. The prognosis is poor...
  22. ncbi request reprint Diving injuries of the cervical spine in amateur divers
    Demetrios S Korres
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, KAT Hospital, 2, Nikis St, Kifissia 14561, Greece
    Spine J 6:44-9. 2006
    ..Diving injuries are the cause of potentially devastating trauma, primarily affecting the cervical spine...
  23. doi request reprint Outcome of expandable prostheses in children
    Pietro Ruggieri
    Department of Orthopedics, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:244-53. 2013
    ..Expandable prostheses offer the advantages of limb-salvage and limb-length equality at skeletal maturity. However, what is the cost for achieving that goal, and in how many children this is achieved?..
  24. ncbi request reprint Limb salvage surgery using the intramedullary diaphyseal segmental defect fixation system
    Vasileios I Sakellariou
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 18:59-67. 2008
    ..8%. The intramedullary diaphyseal segmental defect fixation system used herein is associated with a satisfactory functional and oncological outcome after wide resection of diaphyseal bone tumors...
  25. doi request reprint Clinical outcome of central conventional chondrosarcoma
    Andrea Angelini
    IV Department of Orthopaedics, University of Bologna, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 106:929-37. 2012
    ..Aim of this study was to analyze (1) survival, local recurrence (LR), and metastasis rates between the three histological tumor grades; (2) whether type of treatment and tumor site influenced prognosis for each histologic grade...
  26. ncbi request reprint Dedifferentiated chondrosarcoma revisited
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Instituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Orthop Adv 20:106-11. 2011
    ..Chemotherapy is administered whenever the dedifferentiated component is chemosensitive and the patient is in good general condition. Despite this approach, metastases will result in poor survival of these patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Simultaneous fractures of all seven cervical vertebrae
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Orthopedic Department, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 28:1463-4. 2005
  28. doi request reprint A nonphosphaturic mesenchymal tumor mixed connective tissue variant of the sacrum
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 33:851. 2010
    ..Neurological deficits were not observed. A lumbopelvic corset was applied for 3 months. At 12 months, the patient was asymptomatic. Serum and urine values of calcium and phosphorous were normal throughout the follow-up evaluation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Treatment of complex hand trauma using the distal ulnar and radial artery perforator-based flaps
    Ioannis A Ignatiadis
    Department of Upper Limb and Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, KAT Hospital, Kifissia, Athens, Greece
    Injury 39:S116-24. 2008
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  30. ncbi request reprint Post-radiation sarcomas. Clinical outcome of 52 Patients
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 105:570-6. 2012
    ..However, the incidence, latency from radiation therapy, treatment, and survival has been difficult to evaluate. We performed a retrospective, single-institutional study to determine these factors for post-radiation sarcomas...
  31. doi request reprint Tumors of the coracoid process: clinical evaluation of twenty-one patients
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Bologna, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1508-15. 2012
    ..We present the incidence and management of bone tumors of the coracoid process and discuss the related clinical and imaging findings and treatment...
  32. ncbi request reprint Extraskeletal chondroma of the foot
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, Neo Psychikon, 15451 Athens, Greece
    Joint Bone Spine 74:285-8. 2007
    ..The authors present herein the case of a 74-year-old man with a painful mass at the dorsomedial aspect of the left foot. At 34 months after surgery the patient is disease-free with no evidence of recurrence...
  33. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment and results of 62 patients with epithelioid hemangioendothelioma of bone
    Andrea Angelini
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Bologna, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 109:791-7. 2014
    ..Purpose of this retrospective study was (1) to evaluate overall survival and survival to local recurrence of patients with unifocal and multifocal tumor and (2) to evaluate survival to local recurrence after intralesional or wide surgery...
  34. ncbi request reprint Survivorship analysis in patients with periosteal chondrosarcoma
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 448:199-207. 2006
    ..The overall 5-year metastasis-free survival was 83%. The 5-year metastasis-free survival was less for patients with Grade 2 tumors (50%) than for patients with Grade 1 tumors (94%)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Megaprosthetic reconstruction for malignant bone tumors: complications and outcomes
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 18:239-51. 2008
    ..Because of the difficulties and the high rate of complications associated with the implantation of such highly modular systems, the treatment of patients with malignant bone tumors should only be carried out in specialized centers...
  36. doi request reprint Total scapulectomy and constrained reverse total shoulder reconstruction for a Ewing's sarcoma
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University Hospital, Athens Medical School, Athens Greece
    J Surg Oncol 100:611-5. 2009
    ..Total scapulectomy and intra-articular resection of the glenohumeral joint indicates the Malawer Type III shoulder girdle resection...
  37. doi request reprint Outcome of a dynamic neutralization system for the spine
    George Sapkas
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon University General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 35:e1497-502. 2012
    ..However, in the long term, the complication rate, most commonly screw loosening, is high and reoperations are common. In this setting, long-term follow-up is recommended, and the use of this system should be reconsidered...
  38. ncbi request reprint Free vascularised tissue transfer and brachytherapy for soft-tissue sarcomas of the extremities
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon General University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Injury 39:S83-9. 2008
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  39. pmc Transverse sacral fractures with anterior displacement
    George S Sapkas
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, Neo Psychikon, 15451 Athens, Greece
    Eur Spine J 17:342-7. 2008
    ..Although reduction of the fracture was not ideal in many of these patients, long-term clinical and radiographic follow-up, and neurological improvement were rewarding...
  40. ncbi request reprint Long term results of fixed-hinge megaprostheses in limb salvage for malignancy
    Pietro Ruggieri
    Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Department of Orthopaedics, Musculoskeletal Oncology, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Knee 19:543-9. 2012
    ..No statistical difference of survival to breakage regarding the site of reconstruction, aseptic loosening, infection, polyethylene wear and mean functional score between the two types of prostheses was observed...
  41. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous osteoplasty for pelvic and spine metastases
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 29:315-23. 2006
  42. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological features, diagnosis, and treatment of adamantinoma of the long bones
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 30:211-5; quiz 216-7. 2007
  43. doi request reprint Infected tumor prostheses
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    University of Bologna, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Orthopedics 34:991-8; quiz 999-1000. 2011
    ..Prevention of infection is important. The future will see technical advances for infections of tumor prostheses in areas such as microbiological diagnostics and biofilm-resistant prostheses...
  44. doi request reprint Protocol of surgical treatment of long bone pathological fractures
    Pietro Ruggieri
    Department of Orthopaedics, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Injury 41:1161-7. 2010
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  45. doi request reprint Percutaneous CT-guided biopsy of the musculoskeletal system: results of 2027 cases
    Eugenio Rimondi
    Radiology Department, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Eur J Radiol 77:34-42. 2011
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  46. doi request reprint Metastases of the pelvis: does resection improve survival?
    Pietro Ruggieri
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Bologna, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Orthopedics 34:e236-44. 2011
    ..One patient treated with wide resection for a solitary pelvic metastasis had a postoperative complication...
  47. doi request reprint Two-stage, combined, three-level en bloc spondylectomy for a recurrent post-radiation sarcoma of the lumbar spine
    Roberto Casadei
    Department of Orthopaedics, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Via Pupilli, 1, 40136, Bologna, BO, Italy
    Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 23:S93-100. 2013
    ..The combined approach provides for easier and safer dissection of the tumor and the spine from the anterior elements under direct visual control, and wide tumor resection...
  48. doi request reprint Sagittal alignment of the cervical spine after neck injury
    Michail Beltsios
    Department of Orthopaedics, Thriasio Hospital, 19600, Elefsis, Greece
    Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 23:S47-51. 2013
    ..100). The alterations in normal cervical lordosis in patients with neck injury must be considered coincidental. These alterations should not be associated with muscle spasm caused by neck pain...
  49. ncbi request reprint Current treatment concepts for neuromas-in-continuity
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Injury 39:S43-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article is to present novel techniques for neuroma-in-continuity management, and to discuss the related literature...
  50. ncbi request reprint Instrumentation related complications in spine surgery
    Efstathios Ballas
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 22:263-72. 2012
    ..This article provides an in-depth analysis of the most common instrumentation-related complications of spine surgery as well as a diagnostic plan and treatment options for the management of these challenging entities once they occur...
  51. ncbi request reprint Survival analysis of patients with chondrosarcomas of the pelvis
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 108:19-27. 2013
    ..Studies for patients with pelvic chondrosarcomas are limited. This study determines the outcome of patients with pelvic chondrosarcomas, and whether there is any association with tumors' grade, type, stage, margins and pelvic location...
  52. ncbi request reprint Distraction over nail using circular external fixation for septic pseudarthrosis of the tibia
    Orestis Karargyris
    Third Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 22:137-43. 2012
    ..Two patients experienced pin-tract infection, and one patient experienced anterior knee pain at the entry point of the nail...
  53. doi request reprint External fixation for displaced 2-part proximal humeral fractures
    Ioannis S Benetos
    Third Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 35:e1732-7. 2012
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  54. doi request reprint Fibromyxoma of the axis
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 35:e1133-5. 2012
    ..The facets were preserved, and no fusion was performed. At last follow-up 2 years after diagnosis and treatment, the patient was asymptomatic with no evidence of local recurrence...
  55. ncbi request reprint Ewing's sarcoma of the hip presenting as a benign cystic lesion
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    Athens University Medical School, Neo Psychikon, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Orthop Adv 16:84-8. 2007
    ..The patient was treated with chemotherapy, wide tumor resection, and proximal femoral reconstruction using an allograft-prosthesis composite. Differential diagnosis, imaging, and pathologic features of Ewing's sarcoma are discussed...
  56. ncbi request reprint Chance-type fractures of the axis
    Demetrios S Korres
    First Orthopaedic Department, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:E517-20. 2005
    ..A retrospective study was performed to identify horizontal fractures of the body of the axis, with special attention to their pattern, prevalence, and clinical outcome...
  57. ncbi request reprint Alveolar soft part sarcoma of the forearm: a case report
    Ioannis S Benetos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Orthop Adv 15:209-13. 2006
    ..This time to death after the development of metastases vastly exceeded the previously reported survival rates of patients with metastatic ASPS...
  58. ncbi request reprint Current concepts in Scheuermann's kyphosis
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 31:52-8; quiz 59-60. 2008
  59. ncbi request reprint Posterior lumbar interbody fusion versus circumferential fusion using the B-Twin expandable spinal system
    George S Sapkas
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, 15451, Neo Psychikon, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 17:217-27. 2007
    ..The combination with posterior lumbar-instrumented fusion systems for circumferential fusion yields statistically significant differences in fusion rate and functional outcome...
  60. ncbi request reprint Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma of the perineum
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 32:216. 2009
    ..Resection of the lung metastases is feasible. Because of the prolonged survival of patients with extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma, long-term follow-up is recommended for early detection of local recurrence or distant metastases...
  61. doi request reprint Selective embolization with N-butyl cyanoacrylate for metastatic bone disease
    Giuseppe Rossi
    Department of Interventional Angiographic Radiology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Vasc Interv Radiol 22:462-70. 2011
    ..To evaluate the clinical and imaging effect of selective embolization using N-butyl cyanoacrylate (NBCA) as palliation for bone metastases...
  62. doi request reprint Outcome of the intramedullary diaphyseal segmental defect fixation system for bone tumors
    Pietro Ruggieri
    Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Surg Oncol 104:83-90. 2011
    ..However, there are no large, long-term studies analyzing the results of intercalary reconstruction using segmental metallic spacers...
  63. doi request reprint Osteoblastic osteosarcoma in monostotic Paget's disease
    Teresa CalabrĂ²
    Department of Orthopaedics, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 95:37-40. 2011
    ..In this article, we present the case of a 75-year-old man with secondary osteosarcoma arising in monostotic Paget's disease, initially misdiagnosed as rotator cuff tendinopathy. Imaging studies and biopsy were diagnostic...
  64. doi request reprint Anterior thigh flap extended hemipelvectomy and spinoiliac arthrodesis
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University Hospital, Athens University Medical School, 41 Ventouri Street, 15562 Holargos, Athens, Greece
    Surg Oncol 20:e215-21. 2011
    ..This technique may serve an important role in the surgical management of patients with low-grade pelvic malignancies...
  65. doi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation for non-spinal osteoid osteomas in 557 patients
    Eugenio Rimondi
    Department of Radiology, University of Bologna, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Eur Radiol 22:181-8. 2012
    ..To present the results of biopsy and computed tomography (CT) guided radiofrequency ablation (RFA) for non-spinal osteoid osteomas, and compare the results before and after procedural modifications...
  66. ncbi request reprint 10-year evaluation of the cementless low-contact- stress rotating-platform total knee arthroplasty
    Nikolaos Efstathopoulos
    Second Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 19:255-63. 2009
    ..The cementless LCS rotating-platform total knee arthroplasty is associated with excellent mid- and long-term results for patients with osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis of the knee...
  67. ncbi request reprint Computer-assisted navigation in knee surgery
    George Mimidis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 22:313-22. 2012
    ..The scope of this article is to review the clinical applications of computer-assisted navigation in orthopedic surgery of the knee joint...
  68. doi request reprint Successful treatment of a bifocal eosinophilic granuloma of the spine with CT-guided corticosteroid injection
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Orthopedics 34:230. 2011
    ..Complete resolution of pain was observed 72 hours after the procedure. At 5 years after diagnosis and treatment, the patient is asymptomatic; imaging showed healing of both lesions...
  69. ncbi request reprint Advances and challenges in diagnosis and management of skeletal metastases
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Orthopedics 29:609-20; quiz 621-2. 2006
    ..As basic science continues to further unravel potential treatment options, we must not forget this integrated approach and we must embrace "the bench" at the bedside...
  70. doi request reprint Intralesional methylprednisolone for painful solitary eosinophilic granuloma of the appendicular skeleton in children
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Department of Orthopedics, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:416-22. 2012
    ..We present our long experience in a large group of children and teenagers with symptomatic eosinophilic granuloma of the appendicular skeleton to evaluate clinical and imaging outcome after methylprednisolone injection...
  71. ncbi request reprint Osseointegration of cobalt-chrome alloy implants
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 21:349-58. 2011
    ..This article reviews the Co-Cr alloy orthopedic implants in terms of their properties, porous coating, osseointegration, outcome, and failure...
  72. pmc A classification method for neurogenic heterotopic ossification of the hip
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    Department of Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Oncology Service, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, University of Bologna, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, 40136, Bologna, Italy
    J Orthop Traumatol 13:69-78. 2012
    ..Therefore, we performed this study to propose and evaluate a classification according to the location of neurogenic HO and the neurological injury...
  73. ncbi request reprint Changes of the posterior meniscal horn height during loading: an in vivo magnetic resonance imaging study
    Demetrios S Mastrokalos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 31:68. 2008
    ..These results show height of the posterior horn of the medial and lateral meniscus decrease with increasing loading and angle of knee flexion...
  74. doi request reprint Negative-pressure wound therapy for musculoskeletal tumor surgery
    Vasileios I Sakellariou
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon General Hospital, Greece
    Adv Skin Wound Care 24:25-30. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effect of negative-pressure wound therapy in musculoskeletal tumor surgery patients...
  75. doi request reprint Successful treatment of aggressive aneurysmal bone cyst of the pelvis with serial embolization
    Giuseppe Rossi
    Department of Interventional Angiographic Radiology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    Orthopedics 35:e963-8. 2012
    ..Multiple procedures are often necessary, and complications may occur...