George Machairas

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Publications

  1. pmc Which patients are at risk for kidney dysfunction after hip fracture surgery?
    George A Macheras
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, KAT Hospital, 2 Nikis Street, 145 61, Kifisia, Attiki, Hellas
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:3795-802. 2013
  2. pmc Analysis of kidney dysfunction in orthopaedic patients
    Konstantinos Kateros
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, General Hospital of Levadia, Levadia, Greece
    BMC Nephrol 13:101. 2012
  3. doi request reprint A two stage re-implantation protocol for the treatment of deep periprosthetic hip infection. Mid to long-term results
    George A Macheras
    D Department of Orthopaedics, KAT Hospital, Athens Greece
    Hip Int 22:S54-61. 2012
  4. pmc Does PFNA II avoid lateral cortex impingement for unstable peritrochanteric fractures?
    George A Macheras
    4th Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, KAT Hospital, 2 Nikis Street, 145 61 Athens, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:3067-76. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The long-term results of a two-stage protocol for revision of an infected total knee replacement
    G A Macheras
    KAT General Hospital, Fourth Orthopaedic Department, 2 Nikis Street, Athens 14561, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1487-92. 2011
  6. pmc Treatment of a femoral shaft fracture in a patient with congenital hip disease: a case report
    George A Tsakotos
    4th Orthopaedic Department, KAT Hospital, 2 Nikis Str, 145 61 Kifissia, Athens, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 4:221. 2010
  7. doi request reprint The Trabecular Metal Monoblock acetabular component in patients with high congenital hip dislocation: a prospective study
    G A Macheras
    Department of Orthopaedics, KAT General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:624-8. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiological evaluation of the metal-bone interface of a porous tantalum monoblock acetabular component
    G A Macheras
    Department of Orthopaedics, First IKA Hospital Athens, 1 Zaimi Street, 15127, Athens, and Orthopaedic Department, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:304-9. 2006
  9. pmc Cauda equina compression in an achondroplastic dwarf. Is complex anterior and posterior surgical intervention necessary?
    George Sapkas
    D Department of Orthopaedics, KAT General Hospital, Kifissia, Greece
    Scoliosis 3:18. 2008
  10. pmc Surgical outcome after spinal fractures in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    George Sapkas
    Department of Orthopaedics, KAT General Hospital, Kifissia, Greece
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:96. 2009

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Which patients are at risk for kidney dysfunction after hip fracture surgery?
    George A Macheras
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, KAT Hospital, 2 Nikis Street, 145 61, Kifisia, Attiki, Hellas
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:3795-802. 2013
    ..Kidney dysfunction (KD) after hip fracture surgery is a major complication. However, the incidence and risk factors of KD in this population are unclear...
  2. pmc Analysis of kidney dysfunction in orthopaedic patients
    Konstantinos Kateros
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, General Hospital of Levadia, Levadia, Greece
    BMC Nephrol 13:101. 2012
    ..This retrospective study was undertaken to determine the incidence of kidney dysfunction (KD) and to identify potential risk factors contributing to development of KD in orthopaedic population following an elective or emergency surgery...
  3. doi request reprint A two stage re-implantation protocol for the treatment of deep periprosthetic hip infection. Mid to long-term results
    George A Macheras
    D Department of Orthopaedics, KAT Hospital, Athens Greece
    Hip Int 22:S54-61. 2012
    ..Chronic late infection can be managed successfully with a two stage re-implantation protocol, without interim spacer, including neglected cases, previous long term antibiotics and cases with resistant pathogens...
  4. pmc Does PFNA II avoid lateral cortex impingement for unstable peritrochanteric fractures?
    George A Macheras
    4th Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, KAT Hospital, 2 Nikis Street, 145 61 Athens, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:3067-76. 2012
    ..However, it is unclear whether the new design in fact avoids lateral cortex impingement without compromising stability of fixation and fracture healing...
  5. doi request reprint The long-term results of a two-stage protocol for revision of an infected total knee replacement
    G A Macheras
    KAT General Hospital, Fourth Orthopaedic Department, 2 Nikis Street, Athens 14561, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1487-92. 2011
    ..The infection was eradicated successfully in 31 patients (91.1%). There was one case of aseptic loosening after 13 years. We found a significant improvement in the KSS at final follow-up (p < 0.001)...
  6. pmc Treatment of a femoral shaft fracture in a patient with congenital hip disease: a case report
    George A Tsakotos
    4th Orthopaedic Department, KAT Hospital, 2 Nikis Str, 145 61 Kifissia, Athens, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 4:221. 2010
    ..We present a rare case of two concomitant morbidities treated in one operation. To our knowledge, this is the first report of its kind in the literature...
  7. doi request reprint The Trabecular Metal Monoblock acetabular component in patients with high congenital hip dislocation: a prospective study
    G A Macheras
    Department of Orthopaedics, KAT General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:624-8. 2010
    ..It favours bone ingrowth, leading to good mid-term results...
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiological evaluation of the metal-bone interface of a porous tantalum monoblock acetabular component
    G A Macheras
    Department of Orthopaedics, First IKA Hospital Athens, 1 Zaimi Street, 15127, Athens, and Orthopaedic Department, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:304-9. 2006
    ..The bridging of the interface gaps (up to 5 mm) by the trabecular metal monoblock acetabular component indicates the strong osteoconductive, and possibly osteoinductive, properties of trabecular metal...
  9. pmc Cauda equina compression in an achondroplastic dwarf. Is complex anterior and posterior surgical intervention necessary?
    George Sapkas
    D Department of Orthopaedics, KAT General Hospital, Kifissia, Greece
    Scoliosis 3:18. 2008
    ..Satisfactory clinical results were achieved and sustained for six years following this complex operation...
  10. pmc Surgical outcome after spinal fractures in patients with ankylosing spondylitis
    George Sapkas
    Department of Orthopaedics, KAT General Hospital, Kifissia, Greece
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:96. 2009
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