D Ceroni

Summary

Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The importance of proper shoe gear and safety stirrups in the prevention of equestrian foot injuries
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Clinique d Orthopédie et de Traumatologie Pédiatrique, Hopital des Enfants, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Foot Ankle Surg 46:32-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Recovery of decreased bone mineral mass after lower-limb fractures in adolescents
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent, University Hospitals of Geneva, 6 Rue Willy Donze, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1037-43. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Comparing the oropharyngeal colonization density of Kingella kingae between asymptomatic carriers and children with invasive osteoarticular infections
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Pediatric Orthopedic Service, University Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:412-4. 2013
  4. doi request reprint 30 years of study of Kingella kingae: post tenebras, lux
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, University of Geneva Hospitals, 6 Rue Willy Donze, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Future Microbiol 8:233-45. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Detection of Kingella kingae osteoarticular infections in children by oropharyngeal swab PCR
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Service of Pediatric Orthopedics, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatrics 131:e230-5. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Is bone mineral mass truly decreased in teenagers with a first episode of forearm fracture? A prospective longitudinal study
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Service of Pediatric Orthopedics, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:579-86. 2012
  7. pmc Spontaneous tibiotalar arthrodesis as a complication of acute tibial osteomyelitis due to Panton-Valentine leukocidin-producing Staphylococcus aureus: a case report
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Pediatric Orthopedic Unit, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, 14 CH 1211, Switzerland
    J Med Case Rep 6:202. 2012
  8. pmc Recovery of physical activity levels in adolescents after lower limb fractures: a longitudinal, accelerometry-based activity monitor study
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Pediatric Orthopedic Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent, University of Geneva Children s Hospital, Switzerland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:131. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Effects of cast-mediated immobilization on bone mineral mass at various sites in adolescents with lower-extremity fracture
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Service of Pediatric Orthopedics, Department of Child and Adolescent, University Hospitals of Geneva, 6, rue Willy Donz e, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:208-16. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Bilateral and gender differences during single-legged vertical jump performance in healthy teenagers
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Unit of Pediatric Orthopedics, Department of Child and Adolescent, University of Geneva Hospitals and Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Strength Cond Res 26:452-7. 2012

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint The importance of proper shoe gear and safety stirrups in the prevention of equestrian foot injuries
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Clinique d Orthopédie et de Traumatologie Pédiatrique, Hopital des Enfants, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Foot Ankle Surg 46:32-9. 2007
    ..These lesions may be very disabling. Therefore, it is important for doctors, instructors, and parents to promote the use of appropriate safety equipment, including strengthened riding boots and safety stirrups...
  2. doi request reprint Recovery of decreased bone mineral mass after lower-limb fractures in adolescents
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Pediatric Cardiology Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent, University Hospitals of Geneva, 6 Rue Willy Donze, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1037-43. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to prospectively determine whether decreased bone mineral mass following lower-limb fractures recovers at follow-up durations of six and eighteen months in adolescents...
  3. doi request reprint Comparing the oropharyngeal colonization density of Kingella kingae between asymptomatic carriers and children with invasive osteoarticular infections
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Pediatric Orthopedic Service, University Hospitals of Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:412-4. 2013
    ..However, the oropharyngeal K. kingae DNA bacterial load in children with osteoarticular infections caused by this microorganism is not different than that of asymptomatic carriers...
  4. doi request reprint 30 years of study of Kingella kingae: post tenebras, lux
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, University of Geneva Hospitals, 6 Rue Willy Donze, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    Future Microbiol 8:233-45. 2013
    ..Invasive infections typically respond favorably to medical treatment, with the exception of cases of endocarditis, which may require urgent valve replacement...
  5. doi request reprint Detection of Kingella kingae osteoarticular infections in children by oropharyngeal swab PCR
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Service of Pediatric Orthopedics, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatrics 131:e230-5. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate if oropharyngeal swab polymerase chain reaction (PCR) could predict osteoarticular infection (OAI) due to Kingella kingae in young children...
  6. doi request reprint Is bone mineral mass truly decreased in teenagers with a first episode of forearm fracture? A prospective longitudinal study
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Service of Pediatric Orthopedics, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:579-86. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Spontaneous tibiotalar arthrodesis as a complication of acute tibial osteomyelitis due to Panton-Valentine leukocidin-producing Staphylococcus aureus: a case report
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Pediatric Orthopedic Unit, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, 14 CH 1211, Switzerland
    J Med Case Rep 6:202. 2012
    ..abstract:..
  8. pmc Recovery of physical activity levels in adolescents after lower limb fractures: a longitudinal, accelerometry-based activity monitor study
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Pediatric Orthopedic Unit, Department of Child and Adolescent, University of Geneva Children s Hospital, Switzerland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:131. 2012
    ..We recorded the PA of adolescents with lower limb fractures during the cast immobilization, at 6 and at 18 months after the fracture, and we compared these values with those of healthy controls...
  9. doi request reprint Effects of cast-mediated immobilization on bone mineral mass at various sites in adolescents with lower-extremity fracture
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Service of Pediatric Orthopedics, Department of Child and Adolescent, University Hospitals of Geneva, 6, rue Willy Donz e, 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:208-16. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Bilateral and gender differences during single-legged vertical jump performance in healthy teenagers
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Unit of Pediatric Orthopedics, Department of Child and Adolescent, University of Geneva Hospitals and Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Strength Cond Res 26:452-7. 2012
    ..Gender-based differences in the SLVCJ test vary and depend upon whether the results are interpreted in terms of strength or power output...
  11. pmc Decrease of physical activity level in adolescents with limb fractures: an accelerometry-based activity monitor study
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Pediatric Orthopedic Unit, University of Geneva Hospitals and University of Geneva Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:87. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the reduction of PA in adolescents with limb fractures during the cast immobilization period compared with healthy controls...
  12. doi request reprint Differentiating osteoarticular infections caused by Kingella kingae from those due to typical pathogens in young children
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Pediatric Orthopedic Service, University of Geneva Hospitals and Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 30:906-9. 2011
    ..kingae osteoarticular infections by using the following 4 variables: body temperature <38°C, serum C-reactive protein <55 mg/L, white blood cell count <14,000/mm, and band forms <150/mm...
  13. doi request reprint Benign fibrous histiocytoma of bone in a paediatric population: a report of 6 cases
    D Ceroni
    Pediatric Orthopedics Department, Children s Hospital, 6, rue Willy Donze, 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Musculoskelet Surg 95:107-14. 2011
    ..Surgery restricted to the osteolytic lesion seems sufficient to achieve bone healing...
  14. doi request reprint Assessment of muscular performance in teenagers after a lower extremity fracture
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Unit of Pediatric Orthopedics, Department of Child and Adolescent, University of Geneva Hospitals and Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:807-12. 2010
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Neck osteotomy for malunion of neglected radial neck fractures in children: a report of 2 cases
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Department of Child and Adolescent, Unit of Pediatric Orthopedics, University Hospitals of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:649-54. 2010
    ..Radial neck fractures are a common injury in children as a result of a fall on an extended and supinated outstretched hand...
  16. doi request reprint Kingella kingae osteoarticular infections in young children: clinical features and contribution of a new specific real-time PCR assay to the diagnosis
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Pediatric Orthopaedic Service, Department of Radiology, Service of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:301-4. 2010
    ..kingae. In addition, we describe the usage of a new specific real-time PCR assay in children under 4 years admitted for OAI with a probe that detects 2 independent gene targets from the K. kingae RTX toxin...
  17. pmc Corrective surgery for idiopathic scoliosis after heart transplantation
    D Ceroni
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Unit, Children s Hospital, University Hospital Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 10:454-7. 2001
    ..We report on a 15-year-old patient who underwent successful corrective surgery for idiopathic scoliosis 14 months after heart transplant...
  18. ncbi request reprint MRI abnormalities of the ischiopubic synchondrosis in children: a case report
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Division of Paediatric Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Children s Hospital Hôpital des Enfants, 6, rue Willy Donze, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Acta Orthop Belg 70:283-6. 2004
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Gorham-Stout disease of costo-vertebral localization: radiographic, scintigraphic, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging findings
    D Ceroni
    Department of Pediatrics and Orthopedics, Children s Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Acta Radiol 45:464-8. 2004
    ..These subjects are discussed in the light of the literature...
  20. ncbi request reprint Apophyseal avulsion fracture of the greater trochanter after slipped capital femoral epiphysis: a case report
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Department, Children s Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Acta Orthop Belg 70:619-22. 2004
    ..In this specific case, avulsion of the greater trochanter after slipping of the capital femoral epiphysis may have been facilitated by weakening of the trochanteric physis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Calcaneus secundarius presenting as calcaneonavicular coalition: a case report
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Service d Orthopédie et de Traumatologie Pédiatrique, Hopital des Enfants, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Foot Ankle Surg 45:25-7. 2006
    ..Surgical excision of this bulky accessory ossicle was performed, and this treatment fully resolved the pain and improved subtalar motion...
  22. ncbi request reprint Risks and complications of prolonged parenteral antibiotic treatment in children with acute osteoarticular infections
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Service d Orthopédie et de Traumatologie Pédiatrique, Hopital des Enfants, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, 6, rue Willy Donze, 1205 Geneve, Suisse
    Acta Orthop Belg 69:400-4. 2003
    ..The duration of i.v. AB therapy could therefore be shortened if the clinical and biological evolution is favourable and the pathogen is identified...
  23. ncbi request reprint [The Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease: which assessment? Which therapeutic approach?]
    D Ceroni
    Service d Orthopédie Pédiatrique, Departement de Pediatrie, Hopital des Enfants, 1205 Geneve
    Rev Med Suisse 2:2908-12. 2006
    ..The early recognition of which hip will profit from which treatment, constitutes the major difficulty of the therapeutic process...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cuboid nutcracker fracture due to horseback riding in children: case series and review of the literature
    Dimitri Ceroni
    Clinique d Orthopédie et de Traumatologie Pédiatrique, Hopital des Enfants, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:557-61. 2007
    ..Left untreated, these fractures can lead to severe alterations in foot mechanics and function, such as to severe pain. In addition, the surgical treatment to correct the nutcracker fracture of the cuboid in our patients is presented...
  25. pmc Pediatric seatbelt injuries: unusual Chance's fracture associated with intra-abdominal lesions in a child
    D Ceroni
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Unit, Children s Hospital, University Hospital Geneva, Rue Willy Donze 6, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur Spine J 13:167-71. 2004
    ..The purpose of this case report is to describe an atypical and perhaps often unrecognized spinal lesion and to explain our approach to diagnosis and treatment...
  26. ncbi request reprint [Acute bone and joint infections in children: how much attention should be paid to persistent fever during intravenous antibiotic therapy?]
    D Ceroni
    Division d Orthopédie et de Traumatologie Pédiatrique, Hopital des Enfants, 6, rue Willy Donze, 1205 Geneve, Suisse
    Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 89:250-6. 2003
    ..The purpose of this work was to assess the significance of changes in body temperature observed in children given effective intravenous antibiotic treatment for bone and joint infections...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Pediatric osteo-articular infections with negative culture results: what about Kingella kingae?]
    A Cherkaoui
    Laboratoire de Bacteriologie, Service des Maladies Infectieuses, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 5:2235-9. 2009
    ..Its clinical impact is illustrated by three pediatric cases...
  28. ncbi request reprint [Sciatic lesions associated with hip surgery]
    A Lädermann
    Clinique d orthopédie et de chirurgie de l appareil moteur, hôpitaux universitaires et faculté de médecine de Genève, 24, Rue Micheli du Crest, 1211 Geneve 14, Suisse
    Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 91:637-41. 2005
    ..The incidence of nerve lesions after hip surgery for fractures of the proximal femur remains to be detailed...
  29. ncbi request reprint Tibial aplasia-hypoplasia and ectrodactyly in monozygotic twins with a discordant phenotype
    Romain Dayer
    Department of Paediatric Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:266-9. 2007
    ..This very rare autosomal dominant condition is known to be associated with a highly variable phenotype, as illustrated by the distinct clinical presentations, despite identical genotype...
  30. ncbi request reprint [What's up in patella dislocation? The medial femoro-patellaire ligament (MFPL)]
    Bernardo Vargas
    Unité de chirurgie pédiatrique orthopédique, Département de l enfant et des adolescents, Hopital des Enfants, HUG, 1211 Geneve 14
    Rev Med Suisse 6:1674-7. 2010
    ..This surgery, carried out with three incisions of small size, would decrease the recurrent dislocation. However, a long-term analysis of the results of this surgery is recommended...
  31. pmc Surgical treatment of missed Monteggia lesions in children
    Alexandre Lädermann
    Department of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital, University Hospital of Geneva, Rue Willy Donze 6, 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Child Orthop 1:237-42. 2007
    ..Moreover, there are high complication and redislocation rates following surgery. This report concerns a surgical technique to reduce a chronic dislocation of the radial head utilizing an ulnar osteotomy and internal fixation...
  32. ncbi request reprint Nonoperative treatment of displaced supracondylar fractures in children: Rigault type 2 fractures
    Geraldo De Coulon
    Service d Orthopédie et de Traumatologie Pédiatrique, Hôpital des Enfants à Genève, 6, rue Willy Donze, CH 1211 Geneva, Switzerland
    Acta Orthop 76:858-61. 2005
    ..Current opinion in the medical literature concerning displaced supracondylar fractures of the distal humerus recommends pinning because with flexion braces there is a risk of both secondary displacement and Volkmann syndrome...
  33. doi request reprint Development and validation of a modified broad-range 16S rDNA PCR for diagnostic purposes in clinical microbiology
    Abdessalam Cherkaoui
    Clinical Microbiology Laboratory, Service of Infectious Diseases, University of Geneva Hospitals, Geneva 14, Switzerland
    J Microbiol Methods 79:227-31. 2009
    ..Compared with conventional methods, broad-range PCR with ExoIII pre-treatment of reagents substantially improves the diagnostic yield of bacterial pathogen identification from normally sterile sites...
  34. doi request reprint Molecular diagnosis of Kingella kingae osteoarticular infections by specific real-time PCR assay
    Abdessalam Cherkaoui
    1Clinical Microbiology Laboratory, Service of Infectious Diseases, University of Geneva Hospitals HUG, CH 1211 Geneva 14, Switzerland
    J Med Microbiol 58:65-8. 2009
    ..f.u., which is 10-fold more sensitive than a previously published semi-nested broad-range 16S rRNA gene PCR, and showed no cross-reactivity with several related species and common osteoarticular pathogens...
  35. doi request reprint Articular nodular fasciitis in the glenohumeral joint
    A Lädermann
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital of Geneva, Rue Micheli du Crest 24, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Skeletal Radiol 37:663-6. 2008
    ..Follow-up examination did not reveal recurrence at 6 months. In this article we report the first case of articular nodular fasciitis in the glenohumeral joint with unusual imaging findings...
  36. ncbi request reprint Unusual radiologic presentation of monostotic fibrous dysplasia
    Alexandre Lädermann
    Division of Pediatric Orthopedics, Childrens Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
    Orthopedics 31:282. 2008
    ..While most often the clinical presentation, laboratory findings, and imaging studies permit the diagnosis of fibrous dysplasia, in certain cases this may pose a diagnostic challenge. The diagnosis was confirmed by open biopsy...