Alexej Barg

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Country: Russia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Total ankle replacement in obese patients: component stability, weight change, and functional outcome in 118 consecutive patients
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 32:925-32. 2011
  2. pmc Total ankle replacement for treatment of end-stage osteoarthritis in elderly patients
    Beat Hintermann
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    J Aging Res 2012:345237. 2012
  3. doi request reprint HINTEGRA total ankle replacement: survivorship analysis in 684 patients
    Alexej Barg
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1175-83. 2013
  4. doi request reprint The Scandinavian total ankle replacement: long-term, eleven to fifteen-year, survivorship analysis of the prosthesis in seventy-two consecutive patients
    Samuel Brunner
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:711-8. 2013
  5. pmc Simultaneous bilateral total ankle replacement using a 3-component prosthesis: outcome in 26 patients followed for 2–10 years
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Switzerland
    Acta Orthop 82:704-10. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Total ankle replacement using HINTEGRA, an unconstrained, three-component system: surgical technique and pitfalls
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, Liestal CH 4410, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 17:607-35. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Subtalar instability: diagnosis and treatment
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 33:151-60. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Subtalar and naviculocuneiform fusion for extended breakdown of the medial arch
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 16:69-81. 2011
  9. doi request reprint [Medial pain syndrome in patients with total ankle replacement]
    A Barg
    Klinik für Orthopädie und Traumatologie des Bewegungsapparates, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstr 26, CH 4410, Liestal, Schweiz
    Orthopade 40:991-2, 994-9. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Risk factors for symptomatic deep-vein thrombosis in patients after total ankle replacement who received routine chemical thromboprophylaxis
    A Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, Liestal CH 4410, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:921-7. 2011

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Publications47

  1. ncbi request reprint Total ankle replacement in obese patients: component stability, weight change, and functional outcome in 118 consecutive patients
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 32:925-32. 2011
    ..While obesity has been linked to poor outcomes after total knee or hip replacement, there are no data addressing outcomes in obese patients who underwent total ankle replacement (TAR)...
  2. pmc Total ankle replacement for treatment of end-stage osteoarthritis in elderly patients
    Beat Hintermann
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    J Aging Res 2012:345237. 2012
    ....
  3. doi request reprint HINTEGRA total ankle replacement: survivorship analysis in 684 patients
    Alexej Barg
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1175-83. 2013
    ..Total ankle replacement is increasingly recommended for patients with end-stage ankle osteoarthritis. We analyzed the survivorship of 722 arthroplasties performed with one type of three-component total ankle prosthesis...
  4. doi request reprint The Scandinavian total ankle replacement: long-term, eleven to fifteen-year, survivorship analysis of the prosthesis in seventy-two consecutive patients
    Samuel Brunner
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:711-8. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the long-term survivorship and clinical and radiographic results of the Scandinavian Total Ankle Replacement (STAR)...
  5. pmc Simultaneous bilateral total ankle replacement using a 3-component prosthesis: outcome in 26 patients followed for 2–10 years
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Switzerland
    Acta Orthop 82:704-10. 2011
    ..Total ankle replacement is an established surgical procedure in patients with end-stage ankle osteoarthritis. We analyzed complications and medium-term results in patients with simultaneous bilateral total ankle replacement...
  6. doi request reprint Total ankle replacement using HINTEGRA, an unconstrained, three-component system: surgical technique and pitfalls
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, Liestal CH 4410, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 17:607-35. 2012
    ..This article describes the HINTEGRA TAR design and surgical technique. Use of the prosthesis for complex hindfoot reconstruction in patients with an osteoarthritic, varus, or valgus ankle deformity is described...
  7. doi request reprint Subtalar instability: diagnosis and treatment
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 33:151-60. 2012
    ..Generally direct repair of the lateral ligaments is sufficient. Bony malalignment should always be considered especially in the setting when previous ligament reconstruction has failed...
  8. doi request reprint Subtalar and naviculocuneiform fusion for extended breakdown of the medial arch
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 16:69-81. 2011
    ..In this review article, we summarize the medial column procedures for flatfoot deformity and present our surgical technique and results of 10 consecutive patients treated with this method at a minimum 1-year follow-up...
  9. doi request reprint [Medial pain syndrome in patients with total ankle replacement]
    A Barg
    Klinik für Orthopädie und Traumatologie des Bewegungsapparates, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstr 26, CH 4410, Liestal, Schweiz
    Orthopade 40:991-2, 994-9. 2011
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Risk factors for symptomatic deep-vein thrombosis in patients after total ankle replacement who received routine chemical thromboprophylaxis
    A Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, Liestal CH 4410, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:921-7. 2011
    ..The incidence of symptomatic DVT after total ankle replacement and use of low-molecular-weight heparin is comparable with that in patients undergoing total knee or hip replacement...
  11. doi request reprint Total ankle replacement in patients with gouty arthritis
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:357-66. 2011
    ..The purpose of this review was to assess prosthetic component stability, postoperative pain relief, functional outcome, and quality of life of patients with gouty ankle arthritis who were treated with total ankle replacement...
  12. doi request reprint Simultaneous bilateral versus unilateral total ankle replacement: a patient-based comparison of pain relief, quality of life and functional outcome
    A Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:1659-63. 2010
    ..Bilateral sequential TAR under one anaesthetic can be offered to patients with bilateral severe ankle osteoarthritis. However, they should be informed of the long recovery period...
  13. doi request reprint Insert position in three-component total ankle replacement
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 31:754-9. 2010
    ..To date, no available data have evaluated whether the relative position of talar and tibial implant components change over time...
  14. pmc Total ankle arthroplasty in patients with hereditary hemochromatosis
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:1427-35. 2011
    ..Total ankle arthroplasty (TAA) is increasingly recommended for patients with painful ankle osteoarthritis. However, the pain relief and function experienced by patients continues to be debated particularly as compared with ankle fusion...
  15. doi request reprint The effect of three-component total ankle replacement malalignment on clinical outcome: pain relief and functional outcome in 317 consecutive patients
    Alexej Barg
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Liestal, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1969-78. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the influence of talar component malposition on postoperative pain relief and functional outcome...
  16. doi request reprint HINTEGRA revision arthroplasty for failed total ankle prostheses
    Beat Hintermann
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Baselland Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1166-74. 2013
    ..When a total ankle replacement fails, arthrodesis has been advocated as the treatment of choice. With the availability of a wide spectrum of implants, revision arthroplasty may become a viable alternative...
  17. doi request reprint Conversion of painful ankle arthrodesis to total ankle arthroplasty. Surgical technique
    Beat Hintermann
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Rheinstrasse 26, Liestal, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:55-66. 2010
    ..The objective of the present prospective study was to evaluate the intermediate-term outcome associated with the use of an unconstrained three-component ankle implant after taking down an ankle arthrodesis...
  18. doi request reprint Conversion of painful ankle arthrodesis to total ankle arthroplasty
    Beat Hintermann
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:850-8. 2009
    ..The objective of the present prospective study was to evaluate the intermediate-term outcome associated with the use of an unconstrained three-component ankle implant after taking down an ankle arthrodesis...
  19. pmc Supramalleolar osteotomies for degenerative joint disease of the ankle joint: indication, technique and results
    Alexej Barg
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Int Orthop 37:1683-95. 2013
    ..In this review article we describe the indications, surgical techniques, and results from of realignment surgery of the ankle joint in the current literature...
  20. doi request reprint Reconstructive surgery for overcorrected clubfoot in adults
    Markus Knupp
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Liestal, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:e1101-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this prospective study was to assess the radiographic outcome, pain relief, and functional improvement in patients with symptomatic overcorrected clubfoot deformity who were managed with a supramalleolar osteotomy...
  21. ncbi request reprint Classification and treatment of supramalleolar deformities
    Markus Knupp
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 32:1023-31. 2011
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Joint-preserving surgery of asymmetric ankle osteoarthritis with peritalar instability
    Beat Hintermann
    Orthopaedic Department, Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Kantonsspital Baselland, Rheinstrasse 26, Liestal CH 4410, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 18:503-16. 2013
    ..In cases with severe peritalar instability, subtalar fusion may be advised. Soft tissue reconstruction may be needed to achieve physiologic balance of the hindfoot complex. ..
  23. doi request reprint Joint-preserving surgery of valgus ankle osteoarthritis
    Victor Valderrabano
    Orthopaedic Department, Osteoarthritis Research Center Basel, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel 4031, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 18:481-502. 2013
    ..This article describes the authors' algorithm for the treatment of patients with asymmetric valgus ankle OA. ..
  24. doi request reprint Treatment of the arthritic valgus ankle
    Alexej Barg
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel CH 4031, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 17:647-63. 2012
    ..Pitfalls are discussed and the literature is reviewed regarding outcomes in patients with valgus deformity who underwent total ankle replacement...
  25. doi request reprint Mobile- and fixed-bearing total ankle prostheses: is there really a difference?
    Victor Valderrabano
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel CH 4031, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 17:565-85. 2012
    ..Furthermore, a systematic literature review was conducted to assess possible differences in clinical outcomes, including prosthesis survivorship and postoperative range of motion between mobile- and fixed-bearing total ankle prostheses...
  26. ncbi request reprint Realignment surgery as alternative treatment of varus and valgus ankle osteoarthritis
    Geert I Pagenstert
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Liestal, Switzerland
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 462:156-68. 2007
    ..Revision surgery was performed in 10 ankles (29%), of which three ankles (9%) were converted to total ankle replacement. We believe the data support realignment surgery for patients with asymmetric ankle osteoarthritis...
  27. doi request reprint Effect of lateral offset center of rotation in reverse total shoulder arthroplasty: a biomechanical study
    Heath B Henninger
    Department of Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1128-35. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the biomechanical effects of changing COR on abduction and external rotation ROM, deltoid abduction force, and joint stability...
  28. ncbi request reprint Medial distal tibial angle: comparison between weightbearing mortise view and hindfoot alignment view
    Alexej Barg
    University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:655-61. 2012
    ..The mortise view is the standard to measure MDTA, but the hindfoot alignment view (HAV) has become popular. The MDTA may vary between views, influencing the choice of surgery...
  29. doi request reprint Ankle osteoarthritis: etiology, diagnostics, and classification
    Alexej Barg
    Orthopaedic Department, Osteoarthritis Research Center Basel, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel CH 4031, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 18:411-26. 2013
    ..Various methods of clinical and radiographic assessment are described in detail. ..
  30. ncbi request reprint Role of collateral ligaments in metatarsophalangeal stability: a cadaver study
    Alexej Barg
    University of Utah, Orthopaedics, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:877-82. 2012
    ..Lesser metatarsophalangeal joint (MTPJ) instability is a common complaint. The role each of the collateral structures play in maintaining joint stability is unknown...
  31. doi request reprint Lambrinudi arthrodesis with posterior tibialis transfer in adult drop-foot
    Andreas Elsner
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Rheinstrasse 26, CH 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 31:30-7. 2010
    ..This study presents results obtained in a consecutive series of 19 patients...
  32. doi request reprint Measurement of the medial distal tibial angle
    Sjoerd A Stufkens
    Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 32:288-93. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to describe the difference between the medial distal tibial angle (MDTA) when measured on whole lower limb radiographs and mortise radiographs of the ankle...
  33. ncbi request reprint Bony periosteum-covered iliac crest plug transplantation for severe osteochondral lesions of the talus: a modified mosaicplasty procedure
    André Leumann
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstr 21, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 22:1304-10. 2014
    ..This study reports first evidence of a modified procedure for osteochondral autologous transplantation where bony periosteum-covered plugs are harvested at the iliac crest and transplanted into the talar osteochondral lesion...
  34. doi request reprint Biomechanics of asymmetric ankle osteoarthritis and its joint-preserving surgery
    Corina Nüesch
    Osteoarthritis Research Center, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel 4031, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 18:427-36. 2013
    ..Furthermore, data from gait analyses after joint-preserving realignment surgery are presented that give an indication of the biomechanical and neuromuscular adaptations to supramalleolar osteotomies. ..
  35. doi request reprint Chondral and osteochondral reconstruction of local ankle degeneration
    Martin Wiewiorski
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel 4031, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 18:543-54. 2013
    ..However, the scientific evidence for these procedures is weak. This article discusses the commonly used methods for cartilage and osteochondral repair and new upcoming methods, plus the role of concomitant disorders of the ankle joint. ..
  36. ncbi request reprint Commercially available trabecular metal ankle interpositional spacer for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis secondary to severe bone loss of the ankle
    Monika Horisberger
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Foot Ankle Surg 53:383-7. 2014
    ..Its shape and variable size will make it a valuable tool for reconstructing bone loss in tibiotalocalcaneal nailing arthrodesis. ..
  37. pmc Surgical technique: talar neck osteotomy to lengthen the medial column after a malunited talar neck fracture
    Thomas Suter
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, 4410, Liestal, Switzerland
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:1356-64. 2013
    ..We describe a new surgical approach attempting to improve function and avoid development of degenerative changes in the adjacent joints...
  38. ncbi request reprint Mini-open sinus tarsi approach with percutaneous screw fixation of displaced calcaneal fractures: a prospective computed tomography-based study
    Tomasz Nosewicz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 33:925-33. 2012
    ..This report details the reduction and stability of the internal fixation resulting from this approach...
  39. doi request reprint Postoperative complications of posterior ankle and hindfoot arthroscopy
    Florian Nickisch
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Utah Orthopaedic Center, 590 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:439-46. 2012
    ..In this study, the postoperative complications in patients treated with posterior ankle and hindfoot arthroscopy were analyzed to determine the type, rate, and severity of complications...
  40. ncbi request reprint Radiological morphology of peritalar instability in varus and valgus tilted ankles
    Tomasz L Nosewicz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Kantonsspital Baselland Liestal, Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 35:453-62. 2014
    ..Little is known about the underlying destabilization process or the resulting talar malpositions. The purpose of this study was to determine talar position in 3 radiographic planes of varus and valgus tilted ankles...
  41. doi request reprint Autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis in osteochondral lesions of the talus
    Martin Wiewiorski
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel 4031, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 18:151-8. 2013
    ..This article presents a new surgical technique suitable for treatment osteochondral lesions that combines bone plasty and a collagen matrix...
  42. ncbi request reprint SPECT-CT compared with conventional imaging modalities for the assessment of the varus and valgus malaligned hindfoot
    Markus Knupp
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Liestal, Liestal, Switzerland
    J Orthop Res 27:1461-6. 2009
    ..In addition, results from this study provide useful information for future basic research on coronal plane deformity of the hindfoot and for determining appropriate surgical approaches...
  43. doi request reprint Ankle joint distraction arthroplasty: why and how?
    Alexej Barg
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel CH 4031, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 18:459-70. 2013
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Open lateral patellar retinacular lengthening versus open retinacular release in lateral patellar hypercompression syndrome: a prospective double-blinded comparative study on complications and outcome
    Geert Pagenstert
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel, Switzerland
    Arthroscopy 28:788-97. 2012
    ..To compare complication rates and outcome of open lateral retinacular (LR) lengthening and open LR release in the treatment of lateral patellar hypercompression syndrome (LPHS)...
  45. doi request reprint Effect of deltoid tension and humeral version in reverse total shoulder arthroplasty: a biomechanical study
    Heath B Henninger
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:483-90. 2012
    ..No clear recommendations exist regarding optimal humeral component version and deltoid tension in reverse total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA)...
  46. doi request reprint Peritalar instability after tibiotalar fusion for valgus unstable ankle in stage IV adult acquired flatfoot deformity: case series
    Fabrice Colin
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital Baselland Liestal, Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 34:1677-82. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to critically analyze patients with this problem and to assess the underlying causes for their acquired peritalar instability...
  47. ncbi request reprint Anterior double plating for rigid fixation of isolated tibiotalar arthrodesis
    Christian Plaass
    Liestal, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 30:631-9. 2009
    ..CONCLUSION: The anterior double plating system was shown be a reliable method to achieve solid isolated tibiotalar arthrodesis, even in ankles with difficult conditions such as loss of bone stock due to failed total ankle arthroplasty...