Andreas Schweizer

Summary

Affiliation: Balgrist University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Three-dimensional correction of distal radius intra-articular malunions using patient-specific drill guides
    Andreas Schweizer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Zurich, Uniklinik Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Hand Surg Am 38:2339-47. 2013
  2. doi request reprint [New technologies in planning and performance of osteotonics: example cases in hand surgery]
    Andreas Schweizer
    Orthopädie Handchirurgie, Uniklinik Balgrist, Zurich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 102:579-84. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Sport climbing from a medical point of view
    Andreas Schweizer
    Uniklinik Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13688. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Transhamate periscaphoid axial radial fracture dislocation of the carpus
    Andreas Schweizer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Hand Surg Am 33:210-2. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Static and dynamic human flexor tendon-pulley interaction
    Andreas Schweizer
    Orthopaedic Department, Universitätsklinik Balgrist, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Biomech 42:1856-61. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Friction between finger flexor tendons and the pulley system in the crimp grip position
    Beat K Moor
    Department of Orthopaedics, Balgrist, University of Zurich, Switzerland Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 24:20-5. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint MRI of the thumb: anatomy and spectrum of findings in asymptomatic volunteers
    Anna Hirschmann
    1 Department of Radiology, Orthopedic University Hospital Balgrist, University of Zurich, Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 202:819-27. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Detection of small tendon lesions by sonoelastographic visualization of strain profile differences: initial experiences
    Aline R Buck
    Department of Radiology, Orthopedic University Hospital Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland
    Skeletal Radiol 41:1073-9. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Kinetics of crimp and slope grip in rock climbing
    Andreas Schweizer
    Universitätsklinik Balgrist, Orthopädie, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Appl Biomech 27:116-21. 2011
  10. pmc 3D analysis of the proximal interphalangeal joint kinematics during flexion
    Florian Hess
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Uniklinik Balgrist, Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Comput Math Methods Med 2013:138063. 2013

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Three-dimensional correction of distal radius intra-articular malunions using patient-specific drill guides
    Andreas Schweizer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Zurich, Uniklinik Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Hand Surg Am 38:2339-47. 2013
    ..To analyze the feasibility of combining computer-assisted 3-dimensional planning with patient-specific drill guides and to evaluate this technology's surgical outcomes for distal radius intra-articular malunions...
  2. doi request reprint [New technologies in planning and performance of osteotonics: example cases in hand surgery]
    Andreas Schweizer
    Orthopädie Handchirurgie, Uniklinik Balgrist, Zurich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 102:579-84. 2013
    ..The new possibilities of this ostetomy technique are presented with 4 examples/cases from the hand surgery...
  3. doi request reprint Sport climbing from a medical point of view
    Andreas Schweizer
    Uniklinik Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13688. 2012
    ..An overview of the most common and most specific climbing related injuries as well as their diagnosis and treatment options with a focus on the upper extremity are presented...
  4. doi request reprint Transhamate periscaphoid axial radial fracture dislocation of the carpus
    Andreas Schweizer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Hand Surg Am 33:210-2. 2008
    ..The functional result was 70% of range of motion and 75% of strength with minimal symptoms...
  5. doi request reprint Static and dynamic human flexor tendon-pulley interaction
    Andreas Schweizer
    Orthopaedic Department, Universitätsklinik Balgrist, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Biomech 42:1856-61. 2009
    ..The kind of preceding movement therefore showed an influence to the torque being generated in the proximal interphalangeal joint. The effect could be simulated on a mechanical finger device...
  6. doi request reprint Friction between finger flexor tendons and the pulley system in the crimp grip position
    Beat K Moor
    Department of Orthopaedics, Balgrist, University of Zurich, Switzerland Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 24:20-5. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to quantify friction between the flexor tendons and pulleys and the influence of high load and speed of movement as a potential factor of pulley disruption...
  7. ncbi request reprint MRI of the thumb: anatomy and spectrum of findings in asymptomatic volunteers
    Anna Hirschmann
    1 Department of Radiology, Orthopedic University Hospital Balgrist, University of Zurich, Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 202:819-27. 2014
    ..OBJECTIVE.:The purpose of this article is to analyze the MR anatomy and variable imaging characteristics of the thumb in asymptomatic volunteers...
  8. doi request reprint Detection of small tendon lesions by sonoelastographic visualization of strain profile differences: initial experiences
    Aline R Buck
    Department of Radiology, Orthopedic University Hospital Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland
    Skeletal Radiol 41:1073-9. 2012
    ..To assess the capability of a commercial sonoelastography system to detect small tendon lesions by quantitative analysis of elastogram profiles...
  9. ncbi request reprint Kinetics of crimp and slope grip in rock climbing
    Andreas Schweizer
    Universitätsklinik Balgrist, Orthopädie, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Appl Biomech 27:116-21. 2011
    ..The FDP seems to be most important for very small holds using the crimp grip but also during slope grip holds whereas the FDS is more important for larger flat holds...
  10. pmc 3D analysis of the proximal interphalangeal joint kinematics during flexion
    Florian Hess
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Uniklinik Balgrist, Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Comput Math Methods Med 2013:138063. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to demonstrate the feasibility of these techniques for quantitative motion analysis of the interphalangeal joint in 3D...
  11. doi request reprint Three-dimensional computed tomographic analysis of 11 scaphoid waist nonunions
    Andreas Schweizer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Zurich, Uniklinik Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Hand Surg Am 37:1151-8. 2012
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  12. doi request reprint The carpometacarpal joint of the thumb: MR appearance in asymptomatic volunteers
    Anna Hirschmann
    Department of Radiology, Orthopedic University Hospital Balgrist, University of Zurich, Forchstrasse 340, 8008, Zurich, Switzerland
    Skeletal Radiol 42:1105-12. 2013
    ..To prospectively characterize the MR appearance of the carpometacarpal (CMC) joint of the thumb in asymptomatic volunteers...
  13. doi request reprint Suitability of Thiel embalmed tendons for biomechanical investigation
    Gion Fessel
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Zurich, Balgrist, Switzerland
    Ann Anat 193:237-41. 2011
    ..In conclusion, Thiel embalmed tendons did not faithfully represent the biomechanical characteristics of fresh frozen tendons...
  14. ncbi request reprint Is dynamic gadolinium enhancement needed in MR imaging for the preoperative assessment of scaphoidal viability in patients with scaphoid nonunion?
    Olivio F Donati
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital Balgrist, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Radiology 260:808-16. 2011
    ..To compare the accuracy of dynamic gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance (MR) imaging with that of standard MR imaging for assessing the viability of the proximal pole of the scaphoid in patients with nonunion...
  15. ncbi request reprint Long-term results after repair and augmentation ligamentoplasty of rotatory subluxation of the scaphoid
    Andreas Schweizer
    Department of Hand Surgery, Orthopadische Klinik, Kantonsspital Liestal, Rheinstrasse 26, 4410 Liestal, Switzerland
    J Hand Surg Am 27:674-84. 2002
    ..Five wrists showed a distinct pattern of midcarpal degeneration correlating with notable dorsal intercalated segment instability after surgery, and 2 cases had signs of radioscaphoid degeneration...