Karl Wieser

Summary

Affiliation: Balgrist University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Autologous double-barrel vascularized fibula bone graft for arthrodesis of the shoulder after tumor resection
    Karl Wieser
    Department of Orthopaedics, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Forchstrasse 340, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:1219-24. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Stitch positioning influences the suture hold in supraspinatus tendon repair
    Karl Wieser
    Orthopaedic Department, Balgrist Hospital, University of Zurich, Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:1587-92. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Suture slippage in knotless suture anchors as a potential failure mechanism in rotator cuff repair
    Karl Wieser
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Zurich, Balgrist Hospital, Switzerland
    Arthroscopy 28:1622-7. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Controlled laboratory testing of arthroscopic shaver systems: do blades, contact pressure, and speed influence their performance?
    Karl Wieser
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Zurich, Balgrist Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthroscopy 28:1497-503. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Experimental loss of menisci, cartilage and subchondral bone gradually increases anteroposterior knee laxity
    Karl Wieser
    Orthopedic Department, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:2104-8. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Total hip replacement in patients with history of illicit injecting drug use
    Karl Wieser
    Orthopaedic Department, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Forchstrasse 340, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 132:1037-44. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Trochanteric osteotomy in primary and revision total hip arthroplasty: risk factors for non-union
    Karl Wieser
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Balgrist Hospital, Forchstrasse 340, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 132:711-7. 2012
  8. pmc Deltoid muscle shape analysis with magnetic resonance imaging in patients with chronic rotator cuff tears
    Dominik C Meyer
    Orthopaedic Department, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Ramistrasse 71, 8006, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:247. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Retraction of supraspinatus muscle and tendon as predictors of success of rotator cuff repair
    Dominik C Meyer
    Balgrist University Hospital, Orthopaedic Department, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 40:2242-7. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship of individual scapular anatomy and degenerative rotator cuff tears
    Beat K Moor
    Department of Orthopaedics, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 23:536-41. 2014

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Autologous double-barrel vascularized fibula bone graft for arthrodesis of the shoulder after tumor resection
    Karl Wieser
    Department of Orthopaedics, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Forchstrasse 340, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:1219-24. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Stitch positioning influences the suture hold in supraspinatus tendon repair
    Karl Wieser
    Orthopaedic Department, Balgrist Hospital, University of Zurich, Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:1587-92. 2013
    ..This study was designed to compare the pull-out strength of simple suture stitches in human supraspinatus tendons with respect to the position of the rotator cable...
  3. doi request reprint Suture slippage in knotless suture anchors as a potential failure mechanism in rotator cuff repair
    Karl Wieser
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Zurich, Balgrist Hospital, Switzerland
    Arthroscopy 28:1622-7. 2012
    ..To quantify the strength of suture fixation of knotless suture anchors in relation to the anchors' pullout strength and to compare these results with the static friction between different sutures and anchor materials...
  4. doi request reprint Controlled laboratory testing of arthroscopic shaver systems: do blades, contact pressure, and speed influence their performance?
    Karl Wieser
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Zurich, Balgrist Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arthroscopy 28:1497-503. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Experimental loss of menisci, cartilage and subchondral bone gradually increases anteroposterior knee laxity
    Karl Wieser
    Orthopedic Department, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:2104-8. 2012
    ..We hypothesise that joint degeneration, however, may influence the anteroposterior knee laxity. Therefore, we set out to test this hypothesis simulating a progressively 'degenerated' joint in an experimental cadaveric setting...
  6. doi request reprint Total hip replacement in patients with history of illicit injecting drug use
    Karl Wieser
    Orthopaedic Department, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Forchstrasse 340, Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 132:1037-44. 2012
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Trochanteric osteotomy in primary and revision total hip arthroplasty: risk factors for non-union
    Karl Wieser
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Balgrist Hospital, Forchstrasse 340, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 132:711-7. 2012
    ..However, non-union represents a clinically relevant complication. The purpose of the present study was to identify risk factors for trochanteric non-union...
  8. pmc Deltoid muscle shape analysis with magnetic resonance imaging in patients with chronic rotator cuff tears
    Dominik C Meyer
    Orthopaedic Department, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Ramistrasse 71, 8006, Zurich, Switzerland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:247. 2013
    ..We set out to analyse the size and shape of the deltoid muscle on MR-arthrographies, and analyse its influence on shoulder function and its adaption (i.e. atrophy) for reduced shoulder function...
  9. ncbi request reprint Retraction of supraspinatus muscle and tendon as predictors of success of rotator cuff repair
    Dominik C Meyer
    Balgrist University Hospital, Orthopaedic Department, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 40:2242-7. 2012
    ..The structural failure rate of rotator cuff repair can exceed 50%. Important predictors for repair failure are preoperative fatty muscle infiltration and myotendinous retraction...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relationship of individual scapular anatomy and degenerative rotator cuff tears
    Beat K Moor
    Department of Orthopaedics, Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, Bern, Switzerland Electronic address
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 23:536-41. 2014
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Precision of targeting device for subtalar screw placement
    Michael Betz
    University of Zurich, Department of Orthopaedics, Zurich, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 33:519-23. 2012
    ..It was hypothesized that a specifically designed targeting device would reduce radiation exposure while improving screw placement when compared with the conventional "free-hand'' method...
  12. doi request reprint Standard axillary radiographs of the shoulder may mimic posterior subluxation of the lateral end of the clavicle
    Stefan Rahm
    Department of Orthopaedic, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Forchstrasse, Zurich, Switzerland and Institute of Anatomy, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Orthop Trauma 27:622-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the reliability of identification of anteroposterior displacements of the AC joint on standard axillary radiographs of the human shoulder...
  13. doi request reprint Quantitative analysis of muscle and tendon retraction in chronic rotator cuff tears
    Dominik C Meyer
    Orthopedic Department, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 40:606-10. 2012
    ..However, it is currently unknown to what extent the muscle and tendon contribute to the degree of total retraction. Further understanding of this may possibly influence the strategy of musculotendinous reconstruction...