Francesca Vannini

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint "One step" treatment of juvenile osteochondritis dissecans in the knee: clinical results and T2 mapping characterization
    Francesca Vannini
    II Clinic of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via G C Pupilli 1, Bologna 40136, Italy
    Orthop Clin North Am 43:237-44, vi. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Allograft salvage procedure in multiple-revision anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Roberto Buda
    I Clinic of Orthopaedic and Traumatology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna University, Via G C Pupilli 1, Bologna 40100, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 41:402-10. 2013
  3. doi request reprint One-step repair in talar osteochondral lesions: 4-year clinical results and t2-mapping capability in outcome prediction
    Sandro Giannini
    II Clinic of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 41:511-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Arthroscopic autologous chondrocyte implantation in osteochondral lesions of the talus: mid-term T2-mapping MRI evaluation
    Milva Battaglia
    Service of Ecography and Radiology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:1376-84. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of osteochondral lesions of the talus by open-field autologous chondrocyte implantation: a 10-year follow-up clinical and magnetic resonance imaging T2-mapping evaluation
    Sandro Giannini
    VI Division of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via G C Pupilli 1, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 37:112S-8S. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Does Patient Sex Influence Cartilage Surgery Outcome?: Analysis of Results at 5-Year Follow-up in a Large Cohort of Patients Treated With Matrix-Assisted Autologous Chondrocyte Transplantation
    Giuseppe Filardo
    Giuseppe Filardo, Biomechanics Laboratory, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via di Barbiano, 1 10, 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 41:1827-34. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Scaffolds for cartilage repair of the ankle joint: The impact on surgical practice
    Francesca Vannini
    II Clinic of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, University of Bologna, Via GC Pupilli 1, 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Foot Ankle Surg 19:2-8. 2013
  8. doi request reprint How to treat osteochondritis dissecans of the knee: surgical techniques and new trends: AAOS exhibit selection
    Elizaveta Kon
    III Clinic of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna 20136, Italy
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:e1(1-8). 2012
  9. doi request reprint Arthroscopic autologous chondrocyte implantation in osteochondral lesions of the talus: surgical technique and results
    Sandro Giannini
    University of Bologna, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via G C Pupilli 1, 40136, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 36:873-80. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Bipolar fresh osteochondral allograft for the treatment of glenohumeral post-traumatic arthritis
    Sandro Giannini
    Clinical Orthopaedic and Traumatology Unit II, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:1953-7. 2012

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  1. doi request reprint "One step" treatment of juvenile osteochondritis dissecans in the knee: clinical results and T2 mapping characterization
    Francesca Vannini
    II Clinic of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via G C Pupilli 1, Bologna 40136, Italy
    Orthop Clin North Am 43:237-44, vi. 2012
    ..The goal of this study is to evaluate and report the clinical and MRI findings for the treatment of OCD in the pediatric knee with bone marrow-derived cell transplantation by using a one-step surgical technique...
  2. doi request reprint Allograft salvage procedure in multiple-revision anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Roberto Buda
    I Clinic of Orthopaedic and Traumatology, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna University, Via G C Pupilli 1, Bologna 40100, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 41:402-10. 2013
    ..An anatomic ACL reconstruction may therefore result in a demanding surgery, thus requiring 2 stages...
  3. doi request reprint One-step repair in talar osteochondral lesions: 4-year clinical results and t2-mapping capability in outcome prediction
    Sandro Giannini
    II Clinic of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 41:511-8. 2013
    ..A recent one-step arthroscopic technique based on bone marrow-derived cell transplantation has achieved good results in repairing osteochondral lesions of the talus (OLTs), overcoming some of the drawbacks of older techniques...
  4. doi request reprint Arthroscopic autologous chondrocyte implantation in osteochondral lesions of the talus: mid-term T2-mapping MRI evaluation
    Milva Battaglia
    Service of Ecography and Radiology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:1376-84. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the mid-term results of a series of patients arthroscopically treated by ACI and investigate the nature of the repair tissue by MRI T2 mapping...
  5. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of osteochondral lesions of the talus by open-field autologous chondrocyte implantation: a 10-year follow-up clinical and magnetic resonance imaging T2-mapping evaluation
    Sandro Giannini
    VI Division of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via G C Pupilli 1, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 37:112S-8S. 2009
    ..Furthermore, magnetic resonance imaging T2 mapping is becoming an increasingly used method for noninvasive assessment of repair tissue in the knee, but no experience on the ankle has been reported...
  6. doi request reprint Does Patient Sex Influence Cartilage Surgery Outcome?: Analysis of Results at 5-Year Follow-up in a Large Cohort of Patients Treated With Matrix-Assisted Autologous Chondrocyte Transplantation
    Giuseppe Filardo
    Giuseppe Filardo, Biomechanics Laboratory, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via di Barbiano, 1 10, 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 41:1827-34. 2013
    ..Sexual dimorphism in humans has already been documented at different levels, and preliminary findings also suggest the importance of patient sex on clinical outcome in the treatment of cartilage lesions...
  7. doi request reprint Scaffolds for cartilage repair of the ankle joint: The impact on surgical practice
    Francesca Vannini
    II Clinic of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, University of Bologna, Via GC Pupilli 1, 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Foot Ankle Surg 19:2-8. 2013
    ..Ideal management of osteochondral lesions in the ankle joint is still theme of debate. Scaffold-based repair is emerging as a new approach for regenerative treatment...
  8. doi request reprint How to treat osteochondritis dissecans of the knee: surgical techniques and new trends: AAOS exhibit selection
    Elizaveta Kon
    III Clinic of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna 20136, Italy
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:e1(1-8). 2012
    ..Osteochondritis dissecans is a relatively common cause of knee pain. The aim of this study was to describe the outcomes of five different surgical techniques in a series of sixty patients with osteochondritis dissecans...
  9. doi request reprint Arthroscopic autologous chondrocyte implantation in osteochondral lesions of the talus: surgical technique and results
    Sandro Giannini
    University of Bologna, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via G C Pupilli 1, 40136, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 36:873-80. 2008
    ..Autologous chondrocyte implantation (ACI) in the ankle was considered up to now an extremely technically demanding surgery with considerable morbidity for the patients...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bipolar fresh osteochondral allograft for the treatment of glenohumeral post-traumatic arthritis
    Sandro Giannini
    Clinical Orthopaedic and Traumatology Unit II, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:1953-7. 2012
    ..Aim of this report is to describe an original technique for BFOA implantation in the shoulder and to describe the clinical and histological results at 30-month follow-up...
  11. doi request reprint Matrix-assisted autologous chondrocyte transplantation for cartilage regeneration in osteoarthritic knees: results and failures at midterm follow-up
    Giuseppe Filardo
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Am J Sports Med 41:95-100. 2013
    ..Young patients with osteoarthritic knees are a challenging population because of a combination of high functional demands and limited indication for joint replacement...
  12. ncbi request reprint Operative treatment of osteochondral lesions of the talar dome: current concepts review
    Sandro Giannini
    University of Bologna, Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Via G C Pupilli, 1, Bologna 40136, Italy
    Foot Ankle Int 25:168-75. 2004
    ..In this review, the aforementioned methods of operative treatment are examined and issues that are related to these methods are discussed...
  13. pmc The SERI distal metatarsal osteotomy and Scarf osteotomy provide similar correction of hallux valgus
    Sandro Giannini
    I Clinic of Orthopaedic and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:2305-11. 2013
    ..However, no data are available directly comparing the two procedures...
  14. doi request reprint One-step arthroscopic technique for the treatment of osteochondral lesions of the knee with bone-marrow-derived cells: three years results
    Roberto Buda
    Clinical Orthopaedic and Traumatology Unit I, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, via G C Pupilli n 1, Bologna, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 97:145-51. 2013
    ..The one-step technique appears to be a good and reliable option for treatment of OLK at three years of follow-up. Level of evidence Case series, Level IV. ..
  15. pmc A minimally invasive technique for surgical treatment of hallux valgus: simple, effective, rapid, inexpensive (SERI)
    Sandro Giannini
    I Clinic of Orthopaedic and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    Int Orthop 37:1805-13. 2013
    ..The aim of this study is to analyse a series of 1,000 consecutive cases of hallux valgus, surgically treated by the minimally invasive SERI technique, reporting results at mid-term follow-up...
  16. pmc An unusual cause of external snapping hip
    Milva Battaglia
    Service of Ecography and Radiology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    J Radiol Case Rep 5:1-6. 2011
    ..Diagnosis was allowed by an integrated clinical and radiological approach, based on dynamic ultrasound and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  17. doi request reprint Anatomic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using distally inserted doubled hamstrings tendons
    Roberto Buda
    Department I of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via Pupilli, 1 40134, Bologna, Italy
    Orthopedics 36:449-53. 2013
    ..This article describes a new technique that permits an anatomic single-bundle ACL reconstruction using distally inserted doubled hamstrings tendons fixed at the femoral level with a second-generation cortical suspensory device...
  18. ncbi request reprint Augmentation technique with semitendinosus and gracilis tendons in chronic partial lesions of the ACL: clinical and arthrometric analysis
    Roberto Buda
    Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, University of Bologna, Via Pupilli 1, Bologna, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 14:1101-7. 2006
    ..7% of cases. No recurrences in ligamentous laxity were observed. We believe that the described technique has the advantage of being compatible with ACL anatomy, and enables very rapid functional recovery...
  19. doi request reprint Unusual supero-medial iliac fatigue stress fracture
    Milva Battaglia
    Service of Echography and Radiology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via G C Pupilli 1, 40136, Bologna, Italy
    Skeletal Radiol 41:103-6. 2012
    ..Although the fracture was evident on the MRI, the findings were subtle and overlooked. The fracture was later confirmed by CT and radiograph, showing the reparative process...
  20. ncbi request reprint Osteoarticular grafts in the treatment of OCD of the talus: mosaicplasty versus autologous chondrocyte transplantation
    Sandro Giannini
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Bologna, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via GC Pupilli, 1 Bologna, 40136, Italy
    Foot Ankle Clin 7:621-33. 2002
    ..The use of growth factors and new tissue engineering techniques in the future would simplify the methodology, rendering it less invasive and more effective...
  21. doi request reprint Histological and immunohistochemical analysis of an allogenic bone graft engineered with autologous bone marrow mononuclear cells in the treatment of a large segmental defect of the ulna. A case report
    Sandro Giannini
    Sixth Division, Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Via G C Pupilli 1, Bologna, Italy
    Chir Organi Mov 91:171-5. 2008
    ..For these reasons, we may hypothesise that the use of BMMCs has a role in the re-building of large segmental defects...
  22. ncbi request reprint Interdigital neuroma: clinical examination and histopathologic results in 63 cases treated with excision
    Sandro Giannini
    University of Bologna, Instituti Ortopedici Rizzoli, Via G C Pupilli, 1, Bologna 40136, Italy
    Foot Ankle Int 25:79-84. 2004
    ..The precise etiology of interdigital neuroma remains obscure...
  23. doi request reprint Validity of preoperative ultrasound-guided aspiration in the revision of hip prosthesis
    Milva Battaglia
    Service of Ecography and Radiology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Bologna, Italy
    Ultrasound Med Biol 37:1977-83. 2011
    ..75%) and accuracy (83% vs. 40%) than fluoroscopic-guided aspiration. The combination of ultrasound-guided aspiration and C-reactive protein represents the best model to predict septic loosening hip prosthesis preoperatively...
  24. ncbi request reprint Dynamic hip screw compared with external fixation for treatment of osteoporotic pertrochanteric fractures. A prospective, randomized study
    Antonio Moroni
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Bologna University, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via G C Pupilli, 1, 40136 Bologna, Italy
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:753-9. 2005
    ..Therefore, we compared the two treatments in a clinical trial of elderly patients with pertrochanteric fracture...