Johannes M Boon

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pretoria
Country: South Africa

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Lumbar puncture: anatomical review of a clinical skill
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Unit of Clinical Anatomy, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Clin Anat 17:544-53. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of clinical relevance of problem-oriented teaching in undergraduate anatomy at the University of Pretoria
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Surg Radiol Anat 23:57-60. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Cricothyroidotomy: a clinical anatomy review
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Unit of Clinical Anatomy, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Clin Anat 17:478-86. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint The anatomy of the subscapularis tendon insertion as applied to rotator cuff repair
    Johannes M Boon
    Section of Clinical Anatomy, Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:165-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint A safe area and angle for harvesting autogenous tendons for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Section of Clinical Anatomy, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, 0001 Pretoria, South Africa
    Surg Radiol Anat 26:167-71. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint A paramedian approach for epidural block: an anatomic and radiologic description
    Johannes M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Section of Clinical Anatomy, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, and Little Company of Mary Hospital, Pretoria, South Africa
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 28:221-7. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Finding an ideal site for intraosseous infusion of the tibia: an anatomical study
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Clin Anat 16:15-8. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Variations of the position of the colon as applied to percutaneous nephrostomy
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Surg Radiol Anat 23:421-5. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Congenital undescended scapula (Sprengel deformity): a case study
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Clin Anat 15:139-42. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical anatomy as the basis for clinical examination: development and evaluation of an Introduction to Clinical Examination in a problem-oriented medical curriculum
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Clin Anat 15:45-50. 2002

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Lumbar puncture: anatomical review of a clinical skill
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Unit of Clinical Anatomy, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Clin Anat 17:544-53. 2004
    ..With a thorough knowledge of the contraindications, regional anatomy and rationale of the technique, and adequate prior skills practice, a lumbar puncture can be carried out safely and successfully...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of clinical relevance of problem-oriented teaching in undergraduate anatomy at the University of Pretoria
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Surg Radiol Anat 23:57-60. 2001
    ..30). It seems evident that the integration of clinically relevant content facilitates and encourages the understanding of anatomy and thus aids in the development of clinical thinking...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cricothyroidotomy: a clinical anatomy review
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Unit of Clinical Anatomy, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Clin Anat 17:478-86. 2004
    ..This review is building on their work and contribute further to the understanding of the anatomical framework, particularly the pitfalls and complications related to performing a cricothyroidotomy...
  4. ncbi request reprint The anatomy of the subscapularis tendon insertion as applied to rotator cuff repair
    Johannes M Boon
    Section of Clinical Anatomy, Department of Anatomy, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:165-9. 2004
    ..High collagen content was microscopically confirmed at different sections, and the collagen was densely distributed along the horizontal axis of the tissue samples...
  5. ncbi request reprint A safe area and angle for harvesting autogenous tendons for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Section of Clinical Anatomy, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, 0001 Pretoria, South Africa
    Surg Radiol Anat 26:167-71. 2004
    ..9 cm with a safe angle of incision of 52.5 degrees. The results may assist orthopedic surgeons performing ACL reconstruction with semitendinosus and gracilis tendons to avoid cutaneous nerve damage and, therefore, patient discomfort...
  6. ncbi request reprint A paramedian approach for epidural block: an anatomic and radiologic description
    Johannes M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Section of Clinical Anatomy, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, and Little Company of Mary Hospital, Pretoria, South Africa
    Reg Anesth Pain Med 28:221-7. 2003
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  7. ncbi request reprint Finding an ideal site for intraosseous infusion of the tibia: an anatomical study
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Clin Anat 16:15-8. 2003
    ..An insertion site of at least 10 mm distal to the tibial tuberosity is therefore recommended to avoid epiphyseal growth plate injury and ensure ease of insertion...
  8. ncbi request reprint Variations of the position of the colon as applied to percutaneous nephrostomy
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0001, South Africa
    Surg Radiol Anat 23:421-5. 2001
    ..Adequate radiographic evaluation is essential before performance of percutaneous nephrostomy procedures, especially to evaluate the position of the colon as related to the inferior poles of the kidneys...
  9. ncbi request reprint Congenital undescended scapula (Sprengel deformity): a case study
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Clin Anat 15:139-42. 2002
    ..Dissections on 16 cadavers were done to identify structures in danger of injure before operating on the patient. Surgeons need to take specific note of the dorsal scapular nerve...
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical anatomy as the basis for clinical examination: development and evaluation of an Introduction to Clinical Examination in a problem-oriented medical curriculum
    J M Boon
    Department of Anatomy, Faculty of Medicine, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, South Africa
    Clin Anat 15:45-50. 2002
    ..We conclude that medical students recognize the importance of anatomy as the basis for clinical examination when exposed to an appropriate integrated presentation format...