Reinhard A Meier

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Partial Fusion of the wrist - an alternative procedure to the total wrist arthrodesis]
    R Meier
    Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
    Unfallchirurg 105:762-74. 2002
  2. doi request reprint [Metacarpophalangeal joint injuries and sequelae]
    R Meier
    Klinik für Unfall, Hand und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Ortenau Klinikum Offenburg, Ebertplatz 12, 77654, Offenburg, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 117:307-14. 2014
  3. doi request reprint [Olecranon osteotomy]
    R Meier
    Klinik für Unfall, Hand und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Ortenau Klinikum Offenburg, Offenburg, Deutschland
    Orthopade 42:341-4, 346-9. 2013
  4. doi request reprint [Treatment of distal radius fractures. Percutaneous Kirschner-wires or palmar locking plates?]
    R Meier
    Klinik für Schulterchirurgie, RHON KLINIKUM AG, Salzburger Leite 1, 97631, Bad Neustadt a d Saale, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 115:598-605. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Proximal interphalangeal joint replacement with pyrolytic carbon prostheses
    Reinhard Meier
    Klinik fur Handchirurgie, Bad Neustadt Saale, Deutschland
    Oper Orthop Traumatol 19:1-15. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint [Septic arthritis of the wrist]
    R Meier
    Klinik fur Handchirurgie, Bad Neustadt Saale
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 39:112-7. 2007
  7. doi request reprint [Radiological procedures in the traumatised wrist]
    R Meier
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Unfall, Hand, Plastische und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Wurzburg, Oberdurrbacher Strasse 6, 97080 Wurzburg
    Radiologe 49:1063-84. 2009
  8. doi request reprint [Radiological procedures in the traumatised wrist]
    R Meier
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Unfall, Hand, Plastische und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Wurzburg, Wurzburg
    Orthopade 39:801-21, quiz 822. 2010
  9. doi request reprint [First results with a multidirectional fixed angle implant for internal fixation of distal radius fractures]
    R Meier
    Unfallchirurgische Klinik, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 113:789-95. 2010
  10. doi request reprint [Arthritis and osteitis at the hand]
    R Meier
    Klinik für Schulterchirurgie, Bad Neustadt Saale
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 43:131-9. 2011

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint [Partial Fusion of the wrist - an alternative procedure to the total wrist arthrodesis]
    R Meier
    Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Germany
    Unfallchirurg 105:762-74. 2002
    ..However, further studies evaluating the clinical outcome of these salvage procedures are necessary and to be expected in the near future...
  2. doi request reprint [Metacarpophalangeal joint injuries and sequelae]
    R Meier
    Klinik für Unfall, Hand und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Ortenau Klinikum Offenburg, Ebertplatz 12, 77654, Offenburg, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 117:307-14. 2014
    ..This article presents the current pathophysiological principles and concepts for diagnostics and therapy of acute and chronic injuries of the metacarpophalangeal joints of fingers and thumbs. ..
  3. doi request reprint [Olecranon osteotomy]
    R Meier
    Klinik für Unfall, Hand und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Ortenau Klinikum Offenburg, Offenburg, Deutschland
    Orthopade 42:341-4, 346-9. 2013
    ..This paper describes various techniques, analyzes advantages and disadvantages and shows alternative ways and solutions for different indications...
  4. doi request reprint [Treatment of distal radius fractures. Percutaneous Kirschner-wires or palmar locking plates?]
    R Meier
    Klinik für Schulterchirurgie, RHON KLINIKUM AG, Salzburger Leite 1, 97631, Bad Neustadt a d Saale, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 115:598-605. 2012
    ..How effective is open reduction and internal fixation with palmar locking plates compared to closed reduction and internal fixation with K-wires in the treatment of fractures of the distal radius?..
  5. ncbi request reprint Proximal interphalangeal joint replacement with pyrolytic carbon prostheses
    Reinhard Meier
    Klinik fur Handchirurgie, Bad Neustadt Saale, Deutschland
    Oper Orthop Traumatol 19:1-15. 2007
    ..Prosthetic joint replacement to reduce pain and maintain function of the proximal interphalangeal joint...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Septic arthritis of the wrist]
    R Meier
    Klinik fur Handchirurgie, Bad Neustadt Saale
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 39:112-7. 2007
    ..Septic arthritis of the wrist is correlated with a high morbidity. To show diagnostic and therapeutic options we reviewed the patients treated with wrist infections at our institution for one year...
  7. doi request reprint [Radiological procedures in the traumatised wrist]
    R Meier
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Unfall, Hand, Plastische und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Wurzburg, Oberdurrbacher Strasse 6, 97080 Wurzburg
    Radiologe 49:1063-84. 2009
    ..However, prerequisites of effective use include differential assessment and precise knowledge of the procedures...
  8. doi request reprint [Radiological procedures in the traumatised wrist]
    R Meier
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Unfall, Hand, Plastische und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Wurzburg, Wurzburg
    Orthopade 39:801-21, quiz 822. 2010
    ..However, prerequisites of effective use include differential assessment and precise knowledge of the procedures...
  9. doi request reprint [First results with a multidirectional fixed angle implant for internal fixation of distal radius fractures]
    R Meier
    Unfallchirurgische Klinik, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 113:789-95. 2010
    ..New operative strategies have recently been developed including the use of fixed-angle plates. This study reviews the results of 20 patients with fractures of the distal radius treated with a new multidirectional fixed angle plate...
  10. doi request reprint [Arthritis and osteitis at the hand]
    R Meier
    Klinik für Schulterchirurgie, Bad Neustadt Saale
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 43:131-9. 2011
    ..However, to avoid permanent disability, rapid diagnosis and therapy are essential. This review describes our treatment concepts in septic arthritis and osteomyelitis at the hand...
  11. doi request reprint [The isocentric C-arm. Visualization of fracture reduction and screw position in the radius]
    R Meier
    Unfallchirurgische Klinik, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, Hannover, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 114:587-90. 2011
    ..In our cadaveric study, ISO-C3D scans have been found valuable for intraoperative controls of implant positions and assessment of intra-articular steps...
  12. ncbi request reprint Unexpected high complication rate following internal fixation of unstable proximal humerus fractures with an angled blade plate
    Reinhard A Meier
    Trauma Unit, Department of Surgery, Basel University
    J Orthop Trauma 20:253-60. 2006
    ..The authors' goal was to analyze whether fixation with a bent valgus angled blade plate could improve the outcomes reported in the literature to date...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Intraoperative three-dimensional imaging with an isocentric mobile C-arm at the wrist]
    R Meier
    Unfallchirurgische Klinik, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, 30625 Hannover
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 37:256-9. 2005
    ..Furthermore, gantry position had no significant effect upon the results. Iso-C 3D scans are as reliable as conventional CT scans for intraoperative controlling of implant positioning...
  14. ncbi request reprint [Scapho-trapezio-trapezoid arthrodesis (triscaphe arthrodesis)]
    R Meier
    Klinik fur Handchirurgie, Bad Neustadt Saale
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 35:323-7. 2003
    ..Scapho-trapezio-trapezoid (STT)/triscaphe fusion is used to stabilize the radial column of the wrist. However the reported results are controversial...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Wrist lesions in MRI arthrography compared with wrist arthroscopy]
    R Meier
    Klinik fur Handchirurgie, Bad Neustadt Saale
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 37:85-9. 2005
    ..Wrist arthroscopy is routinely used for diagnosis of ligamentous lesions to the wrist. Although it is very sensitive and specific, it is also more invasive than other available diagnostic techniques...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Force distribution in the wrist following scaphotrapeziotrapezoid arthrodesis]
    R Meier
    Unfallchirurgische Klinik, Medizinische Hochschule, Hannover
    Unfallchirurg 108:456-60. 2005
    ..In five cases this density maximum was beyond the scaphoid fossa and in one case half beyond the lunate and half beyond the scaphoid fossa. Triscaphe arthrodesis allows load transmission from the lunate to the radial column...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Scapholunate ligament tears in MR arthrography compared with wrist arthroscopy]
    R Meier
    Klinik fur Handchirurgie, Bad Neustadt an der Saale
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 34:381-5. 2002
    ..With improvement of the technique of magnet resonance tomography we can expect a further increase of accuracy in the clinical use of the MR arthrography in the diagnostic workup of the wrist...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Diagnostics at the wrist]
    R Meier
    Unfallchirurgische Klinik, Medizinische Hochschule, Hannover
    Unfallchirurg 106:999-1009. 2003
    ..Other diagnostic tools are presently of minor importance for the wrist. Technical innovations allow better visualization and classification of lesions. However, exact knowledge of the tools is important...
  19. ncbi request reprint [TFCC-lesion. MR arthrography vs. arthroscopy of the wrist]
    R Meier
    Klinik fur Handchirurgie, Bad Neustadt Saale
    Unfallchirurg 106:190-4. 2003
    ..With improvement of the technique of magnet resonance tomography we can expect further increase of accuracy and the clinical use of the MR arthrography in the diagnostic workup at the ulnocarpal wrist...
  20. ncbi request reprint Surgical correction of deformities of the distal radius due to fractures in pediatric patients
    Reinhard Meier
    Unfallchirurgische Klinik, Medizinische Hochschule Hannover, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 124:1-9. 2004
    ..The literature results are scarce. In this study we examined the results of surgical correction following fractures of the distal radius in infants...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Surgical correction of malunited fractures of the forearm in children]
    R Meier
    Klinik fur Handchirurgie, Bad Neustadt an der Saale
    Z Orthop Ihre Grenzgeb 141:328-35. 2003
    ..However literature about indication, technique and outcome in these patients is rare. For that reason we report our experience about surgical correction of malunited fractures of the forearm in 14 children...
  22. ncbi request reprint [Palmar fixed angle plating systems for instable distal radius fractures]
    H Krimmer
    Klinik fur Handchirurgie, Rhön Klinikum, Bad Neustadt Saale
    Unfallchirurg 107:460-7. 2004
    ..The majority beside the B3 types and one C3 fracture were dorsally displaced. All of them showed healing without relevant secondary loss of reduction. Mean DASH score reached 19 points...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Pyrocarbon prosthesis for finger interphalangeal joint replacement. Experience after one year]
    N Stutz
    Klinik fur Handchirurgie, RHON KLINIKUM AG, Bad Neustadt Saale
    Unfallchirurg 108:365-9. 2005
    ..The results of this study demonstrate that pyrolytic carbon implants reduce pain and are functionally superior to arthrodesis. A precise and individual postoperative protocol is necessary for beneficial results...