Mitsuo Ochi

Summary

Affiliation: Hiroshima University
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc Evaluation of magnetic resonance imaging and clinical outcome after tissue-engineered cartilage implantation: prospective 6-year follow-up study
    Kobun Takazawa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 17:413-24. 2012
  2. pmc Correlation between p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase and human telomerase reverse transcriptase in sarcomas
    Toshihiro Matsuo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Hospital Organization Kure Medical Center and Chugoku Cancer Center 3 1, Aoyamacho, Kure, Hiroshima, 7370023 Japan
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 31:5. 2012
  3. pmc Double bundle arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament reconstruction with remnant preserving technique using a hamstring autograft
    Mitsuo Ochi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    Sports Med Arthrosc Rehabil Ther Technol 3:30. 2011
  4. pmc Intra-articular angiolipoma of the knee: a case report
    Makoto Nishimori
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Programs for Applied Biomedicine, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Sports Med Arthrosc Rehabil Ther Technol 2:10. 2010
  5. pmc The effect of an external magnetic force on cell adhesion and proliferation of magnetically labeled mesenchymal stem cells
    Toshio Nakamae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Sports Med Arthrosc Rehabil Ther Technol 2:5. 2010
  6. pmc Immunohistochemical expression of promyelocytic leukemia body in soft tissue sarcomas
    Toshihiro Matsuo
    Department of Artificial Joints and Biomaterials, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 27:73. 2008
  7. pmc MicroRNA-146a expresses in interleukin-17 producing T cells in rheumatoid arthritis patients
    Takuya Niimoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Programs for Applied Biomedicine, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 2 3, Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551 Japan
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:209. 2010
  8. pmc Nerve tolerance to high-dose-rate brachytherapy in patients with soft tissue sarcoma: a retrospective study
    Tadahiko Kubo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    BMC Cancer 5:79. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Articular cartilage repair using tissue engineering technique--novel approach with minimally invasive procedure
    Mitsuo Ochi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Artif Organs 28:28-32. 2004
  10. doi request reprint A minimum 2-year follow-up after selective anteromedial or posterolateral bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Mitsuo Ochi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arthroscopy 25:117-22. 2009

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Publications114 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Evaluation of magnetic resonance imaging and clinical outcome after tissue-engineered cartilage implantation: prospective 6-year follow-up study
    Kobun Takazawa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 17:413-24. 2012
    ..In this clinical study, we evaluated the patients' clinical scores and MRI findings before and after tissue-engineered cartilage implantation, and compared the data obtained at 1 year and approximately 6 years post-implantation...
  2. pmc Correlation between p38 mitogen-activated protein kinase and human telomerase reverse transcriptase in sarcomas
    Toshihiro Matsuo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, National Hospital Organization Kure Medical Center and Chugoku Cancer Center 3 1, Aoyamacho, Kure, Hiroshima, 7370023 Japan
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 31:5. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyse the correlation between p38 MAPK and hTERT in sarcoma samples...
  3. pmc Double bundle arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament reconstruction with remnant preserving technique using a hamstring autograft
    Mitsuo Ochi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    Sports Med Arthrosc Rehabil Ther Technol 3:30. 2011
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  4. pmc Intra-articular angiolipoma of the knee: a case report
    Makoto Nishimori
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Programs for Applied Biomedicine, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Sports Med Arthrosc Rehabil Ther Technol 2:10. 2010
    ..Two years after the surgery, no evidence of recurrence was seen. Intra-articular angiolipomas should be considered in the differential diagnosis of intra-articular masses in adolescents with recurrent hemarthrosis without trauma...
  5. pmc The effect of an external magnetic force on cell adhesion and proliferation of magnetically labeled mesenchymal stem cells
    Toshio Nakamae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Sports Med Arthrosc Rehabil Ther Technol 2:5. 2010
    ..In this study, we examined the effect of an external magnetic force on magnetically labeled MSCs in terms of cell adhesion and proliferation...
  6. pmc Immunohistochemical expression of promyelocytic leukemia body in soft tissue sarcomas
    Toshihiro Matsuo
    Department of Artificial Joints and Biomaterials, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Exp Clin Cancer Res 27:73. 2008
    ..This study was undertaken to analyze the clinical significance of PML body expression in primary tumor samples from malignant fibrous histiocytoma (MFH) and liposarcoma patients...
  7. pmc MicroRNA-146a expresses in interleukin-17 producing T cells in rheumatoid arthritis patients
    Takuya Niimoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Programs for Applied Biomedicine, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 2 3, Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551 Japan
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:209. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to identify the miRNAs in the differentiation of IL-17 producing cells, and analyze their expression pattern in the peripheral blood mononuclear cells (PBMC) and synovium from RA patients...
  8. pmc Nerve tolerance to high-dose-rate brachytherapy in patients with soft tissue sarcoma: a retrospective study
    Tadahiko Kubo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    BMC Cancer 5:79. 2005
    ..In this study, we examined the efficacy and radiation neurotoxicity of HDR brachytherapy in patients with STS in contact with neurovascular structures...
  9. ncbi request reprint Articular cartilage repair using tissue engineering technique--novel approach with minimally invasive procedure
    Mitsuo Ochi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Artif Organs 28:28-32. 2004
    ..This article describes our recent research using a minimally invasive tissue engineering technique to promote cartilage regeneration...
  10. doi request reprint A minimum 2-year follow-up after selective anteromedial or posterolateral bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Mitsuo Ochi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arthroscopy 25:117-22. 2009
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Acceleration of skeletal muscle regeneration in a rat skeletal muscle injury model by local injection of human peripheral blood-derived CD133-positive cells
    Ming Shi
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Stem Cells 27:949-60. 2009
    ..These advantages could accelerate the progression of cell-based therapies for skeletal muscle injuries from laboratory to clinical implementation...
  12. doi request reprint Administration of human peripheral blood-derived CD133+ cells accelerates functional recovery in a rat spinal cord injury model
    Hirofumi Sasaki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:249-54. 2009
    ..A rat model was used to investigate the hypothesis that the cell therapy using this clinically accessible cell fraction could be an attractive option for injured spinal cord...
  13. doi request reprint A novel cell delivery system using magnetically labeled mesenchymal stem cells and an external magnetic device for clinical cartilage repair
    Takaaki Kobayashi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arthroscopy 24:69-76. 2008
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Magnetic field-based delivery of human CD133⁺ cells promotes functional recovery after rat spinal cord injury
    Yuki Fujioka
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E768-77. 2012
    ..Experimental animal study of spinal cord injury (SCI), using a cell delivery system...
  15. ncbi request reprint Bone marrow stromal cells promoting corticospinal axon growth through the release of humoral factors in organotypic cocultures in neonatal rats
    Naosuke Kamei
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University Japan
    J Neurosurg Spine 6:412-9. 2007
    ....
  16. doi request reprint Regeneration of peripheral nerve after transplantation of CD133+ cells derived from human peripheral blood
    Yasumu Kijima
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Japan
    J Neurosurg 110:758-67. 2009
    ..In this study, the authors examined the use of blood-derived CD133(+) cells in promoting the repair of peripheral nerve defects...
  17. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of lateral ligament with arthroscopic drilling for treatment of early-stage osteoarthritis in unstable ankles
    Masato Takao
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Itabashi, Tokyo, Japan
    Arthroscopy 22:1119-25. 2006
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Expansive laminoplasty for cervical myelopathy with interconnected porous calcium hydroxyapatite ceramic spacers: comparison with autogenous bone spacers
    Nobuhiro Tanaka
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:547-52. 2008
    ..Expansive cervical laminoplasties with interconnected porous calcium hydroxyapatite ceramic (IP-CHA) spacers were performed in cervical myelopathy patients...
  19. pmc Augmentation of tendon attachment to porous ceramics by bone marrow stromal cells in a rabbit model
    Hiromichi Omae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Int Orthop 31:353-8. 2007
    ..BMSCs cultured in IP-CHA could augment tendon attachment to IP-CHA...
  20. doi request reprint Articular cartilage repair with magnetic mesenchymal stem cells
    Goki Kamei
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am J Sports Med 41:1255-64. 2013
    ..Cell therapies are hampered by the difficulty of delivering cells to and retaining them in target tissues long enough to repair or regenerate local tissues...
  21. doi request reprint The effects of CD133-positive cells to a nonvascularized fasciocutaneous free graft in the rat model
    Misa Nakanishi
    Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Minami Ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima, Japan
    Ann Plast Surg 63:331-5. 2009
    ..CD133(+) cell transfer therefore has great potential as an adjunct therapy in the realm of microsurgery...
  22. ncbi request reprint Magnetic targeting of bone marrow stromal cells into spinal cord: through cerebrospinal fluid
    Koji Nishida
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Neuroreport 17:1269-72. 2006
    ..This targeting system may be a useful tool in minimally invasive transplantation of bone marrow stromal cells for the treatment of spinal cord injury...
  23. ncbi request reprint BDNF, NT-3, and NGF released from transplanted neural progenitor cells promote corticospinal axon growth in organotypic cocultures
    Naosuke Kamei
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:1272-8. 2007
    ..Experimental study of spinal cord injury using an organotypic slice culture...
  24. ncbi request reprint Magnetically labeled neural progenitor cells, which are localized by magnetic force, promote axon growth in organotypic cocultures
    Takahiko Hamasaki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:2300-5. 2007
    ..An in vitro, rat animal study was conducted...
  25. pmc Shed blood-derived cells from total hip arthroplasty have osteoinductive potential: a pilot study
    Tomokazu Yoshida
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:2725-33. 2010
    ..Cell therapy using autologous cells has been used in the treatment of various medical conditions. The mononuclear cell (MNC) fraction of bone marrow (BM) contains stem/progenitor cells that could contribute to osteogenesis and angiogenesis...
  26. ncbi request reprint Neural progenitor cells promote corticospinal axon growth in organotypic co-cultures
    Naosuke Kamei
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima734 8551, Japan
    Neuroreport 15:2579-83. 2004
    ..In addition, neural progenitor cell conditioned medium also significantly promoted axonal growth. These findings strongly suggest that factors derived from neural progenitor cells participate in the effect on axonal growth...
  27. doi request reprint The effect of microRNA-21 on proliferation and matrix synthesis of chondrocytes embedded in atelocollagen gel
    Wirat Kongcharoensombat
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 18:1679-84. 2010
    ..This study demonstrated that miR-21 promotes high proliferation and matrix synthesis of chondrocytes embedded in atelocollagen gel...
  28. ncbi request reprint Meniscal regeneration using tissue engineering with a scaffold derived from a rat meniscus and mesenchymal stromal cells derived from rat bone marrow
    Takuma Yamasaki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3, Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    J Biomed Mater Res A 75:23-30. 2005
    ..From this study, we conclude that a scaffold derived from a normal meniscus seeded with BM-MSCs can form a meniscus approximating a normal meniscus...
  29. doi request reprint The therapeutic potential of ex vivo expanded CD133+ cells derived from human peripheral blood for peripheral nerve injuries
    Shin Ohtsubo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Neurosurg 117:787-94. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the potential of ex vivo expanded CD133(+) cells to induce or enhance the repair of injured peripheral nerves...
  30. doi request reprint Rotator cuff regeneration using a bioabsorbable material with bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells in a rabbit model
    Shin Yokoya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi cho, Minami Ku, Hiroshima City, 734 8551, Japan
    Am J Sports Med 40:1259-68. 2012
    ..Rotator cuff regeneration using tissue engineering techniques is a challenging treatment in elderly patients with irreparable rotator cuff tears...
  31. doi request reprint The relationship of anterior and rotatory laxity between surgical navigation and clinical outcome after ACL reconstruction
    Shingo Ohkawa
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:778-84. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate how intraoperative AP or rotational laxities measured by the navigation system could correlate with postoperative AP and rotational laxities of the patients...
  32. doi request reprint In vitro cartilage formation using TGF-beta-immobilized magnetic beads and mesenchymal stem cell-magnetic bead complexes under magnetic field conditions
    Mitsuru Motoyama
    Department of Orthopaedics Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    J Biomed Mater Res A 92:196-204. 2010
    ..TGF-beta-immobilized magnetic beads were gathered effectively under an EMF. Chondrogenesis was achieved from the MSC-magnetic bead complexes in the presence of 1 ng/mL TGF-beta-immobilized magnetic beads...
  33. doi request reprint Clinical results of cervical myelopathy in patients older than 80 years of age: evaluation of spinal function with motor evoked potentials
    Nobuhiro Tanaka
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Neurosurg Spine 11:421-6. 2009
    ..In this prospective analysis the authors describe the clinical results of surgical treatment in patients > 80 years of age in whom spinal function was evaluated with motor evoked potential (MEPs) monitoring...
  34. doi request reprint CD133+ cells from human peripheral blood promote corticospinal axon regeneration
    Risako Yamamoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Japan
    Neuroreport 19:799-803. 2008
    ..In contrast, the transplanted cells did not differentiate into endothelial cells. These data suggest that CD133 cells may promote axonal regeneration by upregulating vascular endothelial growth factor mRNA in spinal cord tissues...
  35. doi request reprint Augmentation of degenerated human cartilage in vitro using magnetically labeled mesenchymal stem cells and an external magnetic device
    Takaaki Kobayashi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arthroscopy 25:1435-41. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether it is possible to regenerate degenerated human cartilage in vitro by use of magnetically labeled mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) and an external magnetic device...
  36. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of 3-day versus 2-week immobilization period after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Yohei Ito
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Knee 14:34-8. 2007
    ..In this study, we compared the clinical results of 3-day immobilization after reconstruction of ACL using the multistranded hamstring, with those of 2-week immobilization prospectively...
  37. doi request reprint Transplantation of tissue-engineered osteochondral plug using cultured chondrocytes and interconnected porous calcium hydroxyapatite ceramic cylindrical plugs to treat osteochondral defects in a rabbit model
    Yohei Ito
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Artif Organs 32:36-44. 2008
    ..Histological scores in the experimental group were significantly better than those in the control group. This study clearly showed the defects that had been treated with tissue-engineered composite plugs...
  38. ncbi request reprint Congenital pseudoarthrosis of the ulna treated with a free vascularized fibular graft
    Osami Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Plast Reconstr Surg 115:1379-84. 2005
  39. ncbi request reprint Prefabrication of vascularized bone graft using a combination of fibroblast growth factor-2 and vascular bundle implantation into a novel interconnected porous calcium hydroxyapatite ceramic
    Tomoyuki Nakasa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    J Biomed Mater Res A 75:350-5. 2005
    ..This study showed the potential of creating a vascularized bone graft of a predetermined size and shape using a combination of FGF-2 and vascular bundle implantation in the IP-CHA...
  40. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional computed tomography imaging evidence of regeneration of the semitendinosus tendon harvested for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a comparison with hamstring muscle strength
    Atsuo Nakamae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 29:241-5. 2005
    ....
  41. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of high-grade dysplastic spondylolisthesis using intraoperative electrophysiological monitoring: report of two cases and review of the literature
    Toshio Nakamae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 23:S121-7. 2013
    ..We successfully perform the surgery without any neurological deficit using intraoperative electrophysiological monitoring...
  42. doi request reprint Somatosensory mechanical response and digit somatotopy within cortical areas of the postcentral gyrus in humans: an MEG study
    Ken Inoue
    Department of Neurology, Hiroshima Prefectural Hospital, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:1559-67. 2013
    ..1 ± 1.6 mm). Our data suggest that the cortical response for the commonly used digit D2 is functionally different from those for other digits (D1 and D5) that the somatotopic variability is greater in compression...
  43. doi request reprint Characteristic shape of the lateral femoral condyle in patients with osteochondritis dissecans accompanied by a discoid lateral meniscus
    Goki Kamei
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 17:124-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the characteristic shape of the LFC in patients with OCD accompanied by a discoid lateral meniscus, and sex differences associated with the shape of the LFC in those patients...
  44. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of bone marrow mononuclear cells to promote bone regeneration compared with isolated CD34+ cells from the same volume of aspirate
    Shinji Yasuhara
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Kasumi Minami ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Artif Organs 34:594-9. 2010
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Rigid bridging of massive femur defect using double vascularized fibula graft with hydroxyapatite
    Toshihiro Matsuo
    Department of Artificial Joints and Biomaterials, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:941-4. 2008
    ..Here, a novel surgical procedure for bridging of massive femur defects using double FVFG and hydroxyapatite with autogenous bone grafts to prevent stress fractures is reported...
  46. pmc Quantitative assessment of myelopathy patients using motor evoked potentials produced by transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Toshio Nakamae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    Eur Spine J 19:685-90. 2010
    ..MEP abnormalities are useful for an electrophysiological evaluation of myelopathy patients. Moreover, MEPs may be effective parameters in spinal pathology for deciding the operative treatment...
  47. doi request reprint Transplantation of meniscus regenerated by tissue engineering with a scaffold derived from a rat meniscus and mesenchymal stromal cells derived from rat bone marrow
    Takuma Yamasaki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Artif Organs 32:519-24. 2008
    ..At 8 weeks, articular cartilage in the cell-free group was more damaged compared to that in the cell-seeded group or the meniscectomy group...
  48. ncbi request reprint Characterization of labeled neural progenitor cells for magnetic targeting
    Takahiko Hamasaki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Japan
    Neuroreport 16:1641-5. 2005
    ..Labeled neural progenitor cells have the potential to be used in magnetic targeting systems in-vivo models...
  49. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of a nitrogen-containing bisphosphonate, minodronate, in conjunction with a p38 mitogen activated protein kinase inhibitor or doxorubicin against malignant bone tumor cells
    Tadahiko Kubo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Cancer Chemother Pharmacol 62:111-6. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to develop efficient combination MIN therapy in malignant bone tumors...
  50. ncbi request reprint Strong adhesiveness of a new biodegradable hydrogel glue, LYDEX, for use on articular cartilage
    Hiromi Kazusa
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima Japan
    J Appl Biomater Funct Mater 11:e180-6. 2013
    ..Recently, LYDEX, a new biodegradable hydrogel glue, has come onto the market. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the adhesive strength and cytotoxicity of LYDEX when used on articular cartilage...
  51. doi request reprint A new distraction arthroplasty device using magnetic force; a cadaveric study
    Goki Kamei
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduated School of Biomedical Science, Hiroshima University, Japan
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 28:423-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate this new distraction arthroplasty system by using the cadaveric knee...
  52. doi request reprint Long-term clinical results of microsurgical transdural discectomy with laminoplasty: follow-up results over 10 years
    Nobuhiro Tanaka
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Institute of Biomedical and Health Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Neurosurg Spine 18:653-60. 2013
    ..In this retrospective analysis the authors describe the long-term clinical results of microsurgical transdural discectomy with laminoplasty (MTDL) in patients with cervical disc herniation (CDH)...
  53. doi request reprint Potential risks of femoral tunnel drilling through the far anteromedial portal: a cadaveric study
    Mitsuhiro Nakamura
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arthroscopy 25:481-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the potential risks when drilling femoral tunnels through the far anteromedial portal in double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in cadaveric knees...
  54. ncbi request reprint Morphological features and clinical significance of epidural membrane in the cervical spine
    Akira Miyauchi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima City Asa Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E1182-8. 2012
    ..A prospective clinical study...
  55. doi request reprint Clinical and radiographical results of 179 thrust plate hip prostheses: 5-14 years follow-up study
    Yuji Yasunaga
    Department of Artificial Joints and Biomaterials, Hiroshima University, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 132:547-54. 2012
    ..We retrospectively evaluated the results of 162 patients (179 hips) who underwent hip arthroplasty using TPP...
  56. ncbi request reprint [Regenerative medicine for rheumatoid arthritis--current status and problems]
    Nobuo Adachi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University
    Nihon Rinsho 63:666-71. 2005
  57. ncbi request reprint Effective repair of a fresh osteochondral defect in the rabbit knee joint by articulated joint distraction following subchondral drilling
    Ryoji Kajiwara
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    J Orthop Res 23:909-15. 2005
    ..We investigated the effects of joint distraction with motion after drilling on a fresh osteochondral defect in the weight bearing area of the rabbit knee joint...
  58. doi request reprint Induction of apoptosis in the synovium of mice with autoantibody-mediated arthritis by the intraarticular injection of double-stranded MicroRNA-15a
    Yoshihiko Nagata
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arthritis Rheum 60:2677-83. 2009
    ....
  59. ncbi request reprint Significant correlation between corticospinal tract conduction block and prolongation of central motor conduction time in compressive cervical myelopathy
    Kazuyoshi Nakanishi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Programs for Applied Biomedicine, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Kasumi 1 2 3, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Neurol Sci 256:71-4. 2007
    ..Spinal motor neurons might need more time to fire in patients with compressive cervical myelopathy when corticospinal potentials, but not conduction, are attenuated, thereby resulting in prolonged CMCT...
  60. ncbi request reprint Flow cytometric discrimination of mesenchymal progenitor cells from bone marrow-adherent cell populations using CD34/44/45(-) and Sca-1(+) markers
    Hiroki Hachisuka
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Programs for Applied Biomedicine, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 12:161-9. 2007
    ..The purposes of this study were to (1) isolate immature mesenchymal stem cells with CD34/44/45 and Sca-1 surface-antigen patterns from BMACs using flow-activated cell sorting and (2) investigate their differentiation potential...
  61. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative evaluation of anteroposterior and rotational stabilities in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: lower femoral tunnel placed single-bundle versus double-bundle reconstruction
    Atsushi Kanaya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 17:907-13. 2009
    ..We found that a lower femoral tunnel placed single-bundle reconstruction reproduced AP and rotational stability as well as double-bundle reconstruction after reconstruction intraoperatively...
  62. ncbi request reprint Reconstructed patellar tendon length after proximal tibia prosthetic replacement
    Shoji Shimose
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 439:176-80. 2005
    ..These results show that providing strong continuity of the patellar tendon, gastrocnemius flap, and leg extensors can decrease the extensor lag, although the patellar tendon stretches...
  63. ncbi request reprint Telomerase activity in giant cell tumors of bone
    Toshihiro Matsuo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:2896-902. 2007
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  64. ncbi request reprint Relationship between osteochondritis dissecans of the lateral femoral condyle and lateral menisci types
    Masataka Deie
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:79-82. 2006
    ..Complete discoid menisci without tears were found in OCDs located in zone 4; incomplete discoid menisci were found in OCDs located in zone 5. The authors found a relationship between the type of OCD and the state of the lateral meniscus...
  65. doi request reprint Articular cartilage repair using an intra-articular magnet and synovium-derived cells
    Junji Hori
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Orthop Res 29:531-8. 2011
    ..We demonstrated that articular cartilage defects could be repaired using an intra-articular magnet and M-SDCs. We believe that this system will be useful to repair human articular cartilage defects...
  66. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of prefabricated vascularized bone graft using the combination of FGF-2 and vascular bundle implantation within hydroxyapatite for osteointegration
    Tomoyuki Nakasa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Programs for Applied Biomedicine, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    J Biomed Mater Res A 85:1090-5. 2008
    ..We conclude that the prefabricated vascularized bone graft when transplanted into a bone defect showed the ability for bone union with the host bone, although further studies are needed to accelerate the process of bone formation...
  67. ncbi request reprint Osteochondral lesion located at the lateral femoral condyle reconstructed by the transplantation of tissue-engineered cartilage in combination with a periosteum with bone block: a case report
    Nobuo Adachi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 12:444-7. 2004
    ....
  68. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of preoperative 3-dimensional computer tomography measurement of semitendinosus tendon harvested for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Masanori Yasumoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arthroscopy 22:259-64. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate preoperative measurement of the semitendinosus tendon (ST) by 3-dimensional computed tomography (3-D CT), before using ST as the substitute in the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction...
  69. ncbi request reprint Repair of osteochondral defect with tissue-engineered chondral plug in a rabbit model
    Yohei Ito
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arthroscopy 21:1155-63. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the macroscopic and histologic results of transplanting a tissue-engineered chondral plug made of atelocollagen sponge and PLLA mesh to treat osteochondral defects...
  70. doi request reprint Tendon-bone insertion repair and regeneration using polyglycolic acid sheet in the rabbit rotator cuff injury model
    Shin Yokoya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Programs for Applied Biomedicine, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Am J Sports Med 36:1298-309. 2008
    ..The quality of tendons has considerable limitations regarding torn rotator cuff tendons. Tissue-engineering techniques using a biodegradable scaffold offer potential alternatives for recreating a valid tendon-to-bone interface...
  71. doi request reprint CD133+ cells from human umbilical cord blood reduce cortical damage and promote axonal growth in neonatal rat organ co-cultures exposed to hypoxia
    Norifumi Tanaka
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    Int J Dev Neurosci 28:581-7. 2010
    ..These results suggest that CD133(+) cell transplantation may be a possible therapeutic intervention for perinatal hypoxia-induced brain injury...
  72. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional computed tomography imaging: its applicability in the evaluation of extensor tendons in the hand and wrist
    Toru Sunagawa
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Comput Assist Tomogr 29:94-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether 3-dimensional (3D) computed tomography (CT) imaging with volume rendering can accurately evaluate extensor tendons in the hand and wrist...
  73. ncbi request reprint Efficiency of magnetic liposomal transforming growth factor-beta 1 in the repair of articular cartilage defects in a rabbit model
    Haruyuki Tanaka
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Programs for Applied Biomedicine, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Hiroshima University, Minami Ku, Japan
    J Biomed Mater Res A 73:255-63. 2005
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  74. ncbi request reprint Arthroscopic assessment for intra-articular disorders in residual ankle disability after sprain
    Masato Takao
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Shimane University School of Medicine, 89 1 Enya, Izumo, Shimane 693 8501, Japan
    Am J Sports Med 33:686-92. 2005
    ..After ankle sprain, there can be many causes of disability, the origins of which cannot be determined using standard diagnostic tools...
  75. doi request reprint The effects of combining chondroitinase ABC and NEP1-40 on the corticospinal axon growth in organotypic co-cultures
    Toshio Nakamae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Neurosci Lett 476:14-7. 2010
    ..There is a possibility that ChABC and NEP1-40 affect the same intracellular pathways and have no synergistic influence on axonal growth...
  76. ncbi request reprint The role of the synovium in repairing cartilage defects
    Ayato Miyamoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:1083-93. 2007
    ..Those cells may take part in the repair and may induce chondrogenesis...
  77. ncbi request reprint Multiple drillings of the acetabular fossa induce early joint remodeling after rotational acetabular osteotomy for hip dysplasia
    Takuma Yamasaki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3, Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:909-13. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to evaluate the effect of multiple drillings on early joint remodeling after RAO...
  78. ncbi request reprint Lateral compartment osteoarthritis of the knee after meniscectomy treated by the transplantation of tissue-engineered cartilage and osteochondral plug
    Nobuo Adachi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arthroscopy 22:107-12. 2006
    ..We confirmed cartilaginous regeneration in both femoral and tibial lesions at second-look arthroscopy. This procedure is one option to prevent further development of osteoarthritis in young patients...
  79. doi request reprint Antitumor effects of telomerase inhibitor TMPyP4 in osteosarcoma cell lines
    Jun Fujimori
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    J Orthop Res 29:1707-11. 2011
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  80. ncbi request reprint Transplantation of bone marrow mononuclear cells enables simultaneous treatment with osteotomy for osteonecrosis of the bilateral femoral head
    Takuma Yamasaki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Japan
    Med Sci Monit 14:CS23-30. 2008
    ..This case report documents the potential of BMMNCs with IP-CHA for bone repair at the lesion of osteonecrosis of the femoral head...
  81. ncbi request reprint Inhibitory effects of a new bisphosphonate, minodronate, on proliferation and invasion of a variety of malignant bone tumor cells
    Tadahiko Kubo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    J Orthop Res 24:1138-44. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that MIN may have a beneficial adjuvant role in the treatment of patients with malignant bone tumors...
  82. ncbi request reprint Mobilization of bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells into the injured tissues after intraarticular injection and their contribution to tissue regeneration
    Muhammad Agung
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 14:1307-14. 2006
    ..If this treatment option is established, it can be minimally invasive compared to conventional surgeries for these tissues...
  83. ncbi request reprint Articular cartilage injury of the posterior lateral tibial plateau associated with acute anterior cruciate ligament injury
    Makoto Nishimori
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Programs for Applied Biomedicine, Division of Clinical Medical Science, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 16:270-4. 2008
    ..We also have to ensure that we follow the long-term progress of cartilage injuries, with the aim of preventing these injuries becoming osteoarthritis after ACL reconstruction...
  84. ncbi request reprint A long-term follow-up study after medial patellofemoral ligament reconstruction using the transferred semitendinosus tendon for patellar dislocation
    Masataka Deie
    Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima University, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 13:522-8. 2005
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  85. ncbi request reprint Meniscal repair using bone marrow-derived mesenchymal stem cells: experimental study using green fluorescent protein transgenic rats
    Yasunori Izuta
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    Knee 12:217-23. 2005
    ..In a clinical situation, mesenchymal stem cell transplantation is a promising new clinical strategy for the treatment of meniscal tears in the avascular zone...
  86. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical analysis and quantitative analysis of bone scintigraphy on thrust plate hip prosthesis
    Toshihiko Goto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima Prefectual Akitsu Hospital, 4388 Akitsu Ohaza Mitsu, Toyota, 729 2402 Hiroshima, Japan
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 124:357-62. 2004
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  87. ncbi request reprint Natural course of the minimally symptomatic nonoperated hip in patients with bilateral hip dysplasia treated with contralateral rotational acetabular osteotomy
    Takashi Hisatome
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 10:574-80. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the natural course of the minimally symptomatic nonoperated hip in patients with pre-osteoarthritis or early osteoarthritis in bilaterally dysplastic hips...
  88. ncbi request reprint Histologic evaluation of osteochondral loose bodies and repaired tissues after fixation
    Yoriko Touten
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arthroscopy 23:188-96. 2007
    ....
  89. ncbi request reprint The integrin alpha5beta1 regulates chondrocyte hypertrophic differentiation induced by GTP-bound transglutaminase 2
    Kumi Tanaka
    Department of Orthopedics, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minamiku, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    Matrix Biol 26:409-18. 2007
    ..Thus, integrin alpha5beta1 is critical for the chondrocyte hypertrophic differentiation induced by GTP-bound TG2, and this induction is ligand dependent...
  90. ncbi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament graft impingement against the posterior cruciate ligament: diagnosis using MRI plus three-dimensional reconstruction software
    Eisaku Fujimoto
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Chugoku Rosai Hospital, Kure, Hiroshima, 737 0193, Japan
    Magn Reson Imaging 22:1125-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) impingement against the posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) with the knee in an extended position, which arthroscopy cannot detect...
  91. ncbi request reprint Bone remodeling after impacted cancellous allograft in revision hip arthroplasty based on (99m)Tc-MDP bone scintigraphy
    Takashi Hisatome
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, 734 8551 Hiroshima, Japan
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 124:52-5. 2004
    ..Revascularization of the graft was proven with plain radiographs or in some cases, biopsy and autopsy. We have attempted to document the change in appearance of impacted cancellous allograft in the femur over time on scintigraphic scans...
  92. ncbi request reprint An early return to vigorous activity may destabilize anterior cruciate ligaments reconstructed with hamstring grafts
    Eisaku Fujimoto
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hiroshima University School of Medicine, Hiroshima, Japan
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:298-302. 2004
    ..To evaluate the actual date of the return to activity and its impact on the postsurgical stability of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACLR) using hamstring grafts...
  93. ncbi request reprint Effects of CD44 antibody-- or RGDS peptide--immobilized magnetic beads on cell proliferation and chondrogenesis of mesenchymal stem cells
    Shinobu Yanada
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    J Biomed Mater Res A 77:773-84. 2006
    ....
  94. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous decrease in focal osteolysis in the unrevised femur after revision of a contralateral bipolar hemiarthroplasty: a case report
    Kazuhiro Takahashi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima University, Japan
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:122-5. 2003
  95. ncbi request reprint Mid-substance tear of the anterior and posterior cruciate ligaments in children: a report of three patients
    Wirat Kongcharoensombat
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Science, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 17:964-7. 2009
    ..At the most recent follow-up examinations, conducted 5-11 years after surgery, no restriction or discomfort in daily and sport activities was reported, and acceptable levels of function in the injured knees were noted in all patients...
  96. ncbi request reprint Bone-preserving prosthesis with a single axis for treating osteonecrosis of the femoral head: midterm results for the thrust plate hip prosthesis
    Yuji Yasunaga
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hiroshima University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, 1 2 3 Kasumi, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 734 8551, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 8:818-22. 2003
    ..It is an outstanding prosthesis for osteonecrosis of the femoral head of young patients in terms of bone preservation and physiological load transfer...
  97. ncbi request reprint Osteochondral flap fracture of the olecranon in a child
    Ryoji Kajiwara
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:304-6. 2007
    ..Furthermore, the immaturity of bone of the child may result in avulsion fracture, not in injury of the distal part of the ligament. Osteosynthesis with poly-L-lactic acid pins was useful to reacquire good elbow function...
  98. doi request reprint Artificial bone grafting [calcium hydroxyapatite ceramic with an interconnected porous structure (IP-CHA)] and core decompression for spontaneous osteonecrosis of the femoral condyle in the knee
    Masataka Deie
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima, 734 8551, Japan
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 16:753-8. 2008
    ..Our procedure was, therefore, less invasive and achieved results comparable to those involving traditional, more invasive methods. We recommend our novel procedure as a treatment for spontaneous osteonecrosis of the femoral condyle...