Victor Valderrabano

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Affiliation: University Hospital
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Kinematic changes after fusion and total replacement of the ankle: part 3: Talar movement
    Victor Valderrabano
    University of Basel, Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 24:897-900. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Kinematic changes after fusion and total replacement of the ankle: part 1: Range of motion
    Victor Valderrabano
    University of Basel, Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 24:881-7. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Kinematic changes after fusion and total replacement of the ankle: part 2: Movement transfer
    Victor Valderrabano
    University of Basel, Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 24:888-96. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Snowboarder's talus fracture: treatment outcome of 20 cases after 3.5 years
    Victor Valderrabano
    Orthopaedic Traumatology Clinic, Hospital of Davos, 7270 Davos Platz, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 33:871-80. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Recovery of the posterior tibial muscle after late reconstruction following tendon rupture
    Victor Valderrabano
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Basel, Kantonsspital, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 25:85-95. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of supramalleolar osteotomies for ankle osteoarthritis on foot kinematics and lower leg muscle activation during walking
    Corina Nüesch
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital, University of Basel, Switzerland Osteoarthritis Research Center, University of Basel, Switzerland Electronic address
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 29:257-64. 2014
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint The biomechanical influence of tibio-talar containment on stability of the ankle joint
    Arno Frigg
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:1355-62. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Knee-to-ankle mosaicplasty for the treatment of osteochondral lesions of the ankle joint
    Victor Valderrabano
    University Hospital of Basel, Orthopaedic Department, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 37:105S-111S. 2009

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Publications74

  1. ncbi request reprint Kinematic changes after fusion and total replacement of the ankle: part 3: Talar movement
    Victor Valderrabano
    University of Basel, Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 24:897-900. 2003
    ..g., talar rotation and talar shift during (dorsiflexion/plantarflexion) with respect to the tibia in the normal ankle, in the fused ankle, and in the replaced ankle by currently used prosthetic designs...
  2. ncbi request reprint Kinematic changes after fusion and total replacement of the ankle: part 1: Range of motion
    Victor Valderrabano
    University of Basel, Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 24:881-7. 2003
    ..The three-dimensional range of motion (ROM) of the ankle joint complex, before and after ankle arthrodesis and after implantation of three currently used total ankle prostheses, was investigated...
  3. ncbi request reprint Kinematic changes after fusion and total replacement of the ankle: part 2: Movement transfer
    Victor Valderrabano
    University of Basel, Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 24:888-96. 2003
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  4. ncbi request reprint Snowboarder's talus fracture: treatment outcome of 20 cases after 3.5 years
    Victor Valderrabano
    Orthopaedic Traumatology Clinic, Hospital of Davos, 7270 Davos Platz, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 33:871-80. 2005
    ..Fracture of the lateral process of the talus is a typical snowboarding injury. Basic data are limited, particularly with respect to treatment and outcome...
  5. ncbi request reprint Recovery of the posterior tibial muscle after late reconstruction following tendon rupture
    Victor Valderrabano
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Basel, Kantonsspital, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 25:85-95. 2004
    ..A ruptured and/or diseased posterior tibial tendon should not be transected as it excludes any recovery possibilities of the posterior tibial muscle...
  6. ncbi request reprint Effects of supramalleolar osteotomies for ankle osteoarthritis on foot kinematics and lower leg muscle activation during walking
    Corina Nüesch
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital, University of Basel, Switzerland Osteoarthritis Research Center, University of Basel, Switzerland Electronic address
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 29:257-64. 2014
    ..This study investigated patients' gait pattern after supramalleolar osteotomies by focusing on foot kinematics and lower leg muscle activation...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint The biomechanical influence of tibio-talar containment on stability of the ankle joint
    Arno Frigg
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:1355-62. 2007
    ..People who have an unstable ankle configuration and who nevertheless engage in activities with high risk of ankle sprains could be asked to wear ankle protecting sports equipment...
  10. doi request reprint Knee-to-ankle mosaicplasty for the treatment of osteochondral lesions of the ankle joint
    Victor Valderrabano
    University Hospital of Basel, Orthopaedic Department, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 37:105S-111S. 2009
    ..At this time, osteochondral autologous transplantation (OATS, mosaicplasty) is the only surgical treatment that replaces the entire osteochondral unit in symptomatic lesions...
  11. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of muscle volume and Achilles tendon length after Achilles tendon ruptures
    Claudio Rosso
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital Basel and University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:1369-77. 2013
    ..The best treatment for Achilles tendon (AT) ruptures remains controversial. Long-term follow-up with radiological and clinical measurements is needed...
  12. doi request reprint Revision of failed osteochondral autologous transplantation procedure for chronic talus osteochondral lesion with iliac crest graft and autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis: a case report
    Martin Wiewiorski
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Spec 5:115-20. 2012
    ..This article describes a novel technique for treatment of recurrent large osteochondral lesions of the talus using autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis with a collagen I/III matrix...
  13. ncbi request reprint Measurement of knee joint gaps without bone resection: "physiologic" extension and flexion gaps in total knee arthroplasty are asymmetric and unequal and anterior and posterior cruciate ligament resections produce different gap changes
    Andrej Maria Nowakowski
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Orthop Res 30:522-7. 2012
    ..ACL resection predominantly increased extension gaps, while PCL resection increased flexion gaps. Distraction force of 100 N per compartment appeared adequate; increasing to 200 N did not improve the results...
  14. doi request reprint Reconstruction of osteochondral lesions of the talus with autologous spongiosa grafts and autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis
    Victor Valderrabano
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Basel Hospital, Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 41:519-27. 2013
    ....
  15. doi request reprint Sports and recreation activity of varus and valgus ankle osteoarthritis before and after realignment surgery
    Geert Pagenstert
    University of Basel, Kantonsspital Liestal, Orthopedic Surgery, Rheinstrasse 26, Liestal, 4410, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 29:985-93. 2008
    ..Sports activity after this procedure has not been analyzed. Realignment-surgery increases sports activity. Sports activity correlates with ankle pain, function, and alignment, but does not influence revision rate...
  16. 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...
  17. 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. ..
  18. 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)...
  19. doi request reprint Muscle activation of patients suffering from asymmetric ankle osteoarthritis during isometric contractions and level walking - a time-frequency analysis
    Corina Nüesch
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital, University of Basel, Switzerland
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 22:939-46. 2012
    ..In both tasks, PL of the valgus patients contained more low frequency power. The results of this study will help to assess whether surgical interventions of ankle OA can reestablish the muscle activation patterns...
  20. doi request reprint The midfoot load shows impaired function after ankle arthrodesis
    Arno Frigg
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 27:1064-71. 2012
    ..Furthermore, we evaluated which parameters are associated with the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) score...
  21. doi request reprint Autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis aided reconstruction of a large focal osteochondral lesion of the talus
    Martin Wiewiorski
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 131:293-6. 2011
    ..The aim of this case report is to describe a novel technique for treatment of large osteochondral lesions of the talus using autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis with a collagen I/III membrane...
  22. 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. ..
  23. 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. ..
  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 Biomechanics and pathomechanisms of osteoarthritis
    Christian Egloff
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital Basel, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 142:w13583. 2012
    ..Procedures, conservative or surgical, which actively alter the biomechanics of the lower limb, are promising strategies to treat symptoms as well as to influence disease progression in OA...
  26. doi request reprint Reconstruction of a large osteochondral lesion of the distal tibia with an iliac crest graft and autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis (AMIC): a case report
    Matthias Miska
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:680-3. 2012
    ..Our aim was to describe the case of a patient with a large isolated osteochondral lesion of the distal tibia treated by a novel operative technique using cancellous bone from the iliac crest and a collagen I/III matrix...
  27. doi request reprint 99mTc-DPD-SPECT/CT predicts the outcome of imaging-guided diagnostic anaesthetic injections: a prospective cohort study
    Martin Kretzschmar
    Division of Interventional Radiology, University Hospital, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Eur J Radiol 80:e410-5. 2011
    ..Therefore we prospectively investigated feasibility and predictive value of bone SPECT/CT for image guided diagnostic infiltrations in patients with chronic foot pain...
  28. doi request reprint Posttraumatic ankle osteoarthritis after ankle-related fractures
    Monika Horisberger
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Orthop Trauma 23:60-7. 2009
    ..The present study analyzes etiologies, pathomechanisms, and predisposing factors that lead to the development and progression of posttraumatic ankle osteoarthritis (OA) after ankle-related fractures...
  29. ncbi request reprint Total ankle replacement
    Beat Hintermann
    Division of Orthopedic Trauma, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Basel, Kantonsspital, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 8:375-405. 2003
    ..To improve the stability of the bone-implant interface over time, specific efforts should be made to better understand the extrinsic and intrinsic forces of the ankle joint, including the forces that are created by the prosthesis itself...
  30. doi request reprint Immobilization in internal or external rotation does not change recurrence rates after traumatic anterior shoulder dislocation
    Patrick Vavken
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland Division of Sports Medicine and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Center for Population and Development Studies, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 23:13-9. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to systematically review and quantitatively synthesize the data on recurrence rates after shoulder immobilization in internal versus external rotation in first-time, traumatic shoulder dislocations...
  31. doi request reprint Histomorphometric, CT arthrographic, and biomechanical mapping of the human ankle
    Olaf Buettner
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 34:1025-34. 2013
    ....
  32. 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...
  33. doi request reprint Gait patterns of asymmetric ankle osteoarthritis patients
    Corina Nüesch
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital, University of Basel, Switzerland Laboratory of Biomechanics and Biocalorimetry, University of Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 27:613-8. 2012
    ..There is only limited knowledge on the effect of asymmetric ankle osteoarthritis on the patients' gait patterns. Therefore, the aim of this study was to characterize kinematic and kinetic changes compared to healthy adults...
  34. doi request reprint A novel imaging method for osteochondral lesions of the talus--comparison of SPECT-CT with MRI
    André Leumann
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 39:1095-101. 2011
    ..The influence of the aforementioned diagnostic information on treatment decision making in talar OCLs is not known...
  35. pmc The effect of osseous ankle configuration on chronic ankle instability
    Arno Frigg
    Orthopaedic Department, Musculoskeletal Care Centre, University Hospital of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Br J Sports Med 41:420-4. 2007
    ..Chronic ankle instability (CAI) is a common orthopaedic entity in sport. Although other risk factors have been studied extensively, little is known about how it is influenced by the osseous joint configuration...
  36. 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...
  37. ncbi request reprint Alterations of plantar pressure distribution in posttraumatic end-stage ankle osteoarthritis
    Monika Horisberger
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 24:303-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to explore plantar pressure distribution characteristics in a large cohort of patients with end-stage ankle osteoarthritis...
  38. 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...
  39. doi request reprint Treating patella instability in skeletally immature patients
    Patrick Vavken
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Arthroscopy 29:1410-22. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to comprehensively and systematically review the current evidence for orthopaedic treatment of immature and adolescent patients with acute and chronic patellar instability...
  40. doi request reprint Computer tomographic evaluation of talar edge configuration for osteochondral graft transplantation
    Martin Wiewiorski
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Anat 25:773-80. 2012
    ..Osteochondral lesions are three dimensional; therefore, a 3D preoperative planning tool by CT scan or MRI is mandatory...
  41. doi request reprint Percutaneous foot joint needle placement using a C-arm flat-panel detector CT
    Martin Wiewiorski
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg 7:177-80. 2012
    ..Image guidance is valuable for diagnostic injections in foot orthopaedics. Flat-detector computed tomography (FD-CT) was implemented using a C-arm, and the system was tested for needle guidance in foot joint injections...
  42. pmc Etiology of ankle osteoarthritis
    Victor Valderrabano
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Basel, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1800-6. 2009
    ..Our study showed trauma is the main cause of ankle OA and primary OA is rare. In the majority of patients with ankle OA the average tibiotalar alignment is varus regardless of the underlying etiology...
  43. doi request reprint Development of a force-determining tensor to measure "physiologic knee ligament gaps" without bone resection using a total knee arthroplasty approach
    Andrej Maria Nowakowski
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031, Basel, Switzerland
    J Orthop Sci 16:56-63. 2011
    ..There are also no standards specifying which instruments (e.g., spacers, distractors, trial components, navigation systems) and particularly what degree of force should be used for gap distraction...
  44. doi request reprint Investigating the primary stability of the transversal support tibial plateau concept to retain both cruciate ligaments during total knee arthroplasty
    Andrej M Nowakowski
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Appl Biomater Funct Mater 10:127-35. 2012
    ..This configuration, which enables retention of both cruciate ligaments, should provide good bone fixation and ensure long-term alignment of the individual joint surfaces...
  45. pmc Substitutes of structural and non-structural autologous bone grafts in hindfoot arthrodeses and osteotomies: a systematic review
    Marc Andreas Müller
    Orthopedic Department University Hospital Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel, 4031, Switzerland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:59. 2013
    ..However, their efficacy is unclear.The primary goal of this systematic review was to compare autologous bone grafts with structural and non-structural substitutes regarding the odds of union in hindfoot arthrodeses and osteotomies...
  46. doi request reprint Assessment of knee implant alignment using coordinate measurement on three-dimensional computed tomography reconstructions
    Andrej M Nowakowski
    Orthopedic Department, University of Basel, Spitalstrasse, Basel, Switzerland
    Surg Innov 19:375-84. 2012
    ..As well, precise alignment of transversal support can be achieved during implantation with a conventional aiming device, assuming the bony landmarks are appropriately recognized...
  47. 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)...
  48. doi request reprint Intramedullary fixation of the medial column of the foot with a solid bolt in Charcot midfoot arthropathy: a case report
    Martin Wiewiorski
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Foot Ankle Surg 51:379-81. 2012
    ..The aim of this case report is to describe the use of a large solid bolt for fusion of the medial column of the foot in a patient with collapse of the midfoot due to diabetic neuroarthropathy...
  49. ncbi request reprint Radiographic evaluation of frontal talar edge configuration for osteochondral plug transplantation
    André Leumann
    Orthopedic Department, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Anat 22:261-6. 2009
    ..No study so far has addressed these differences radiologically. These differences should be addressed in the reconstruction of osteochondral lesions and be included in the preoperative planning...
  50. doi request reprint Engineering human cell-based, functionally integrated osteochondral grafts by biological bonding of engineered cartilage tissues to bony scaffolds
    Celeste Scotti
    Department of Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Biomaterials 31:2252-9. 2010
    ..The described strategy to generate osteochondral plugs is simple to be implemented and--since it is based on clinically compliant cells and materials--is amenable to be readily tested in the clinic...
  51. doi request reprint Distinctive pain course during first year after total ankle arthroplasty: a prospective, observational study
    Geert Pagenstert
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Clinics of Basel, Spitalstr 21, CH 4031 Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 32:113-9. 2011
    ..The current study aimed to determine the baseline patterns of postoperative symptoms during the first year following uncomplicated TAA...
  52. ncbi request reprint Frequency and conduction velocity analysis of the abductor pollicis brevis muscle during early fatigue
    Marina Barandun
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Electromyogr Kinesiol 19:65-74. 2009
    ..The APB muscle seems to be fast fatigable and the relative decay rate of mean frequency was significantly larger than the one of force and MUCV...
  53. doi request reprint Effectiveness of bracing in the treatment of nonosseous restriction of elbow mobility: a systematic review and meta-analysis of 13 studies
    Andreas M Müller
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 22:1146-52. 2013
    ..For the purpose of this study, effectiveness was measured as the increase in total range of motion, as well as extension and flexion...
  54. doi request reprint Physiological Achilles tendon length and its relation to tibia length
    Claudio Rosso
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital Basel, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Clin J Sport Med 22:483-7. 2012
    ..To date, the resting ATL and its relation to tibia length (TL) have never been defined in healthy subjects. We thus performed metric measurements of the ATL and TL...
  55. doi request reprint Solid bolt fixation of the medial column in Charcot midfoot arthropathy
    Martin Wiewiorski
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    J Foot Ankle Surg 52:88-94. 2013
    ..5%) because of infection. The results of the present review suggest that a solid intramedullary bolt provides reasonable fixation for realignment of the medial column in cases of Charcot neuroarthropathy...
  56. ncbi request reprint Combined anterior tibial tendon rupture and posterior tibial tendon dysfunction in advanced flatfoot
    Arno Martin Frigg
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Basel, Switzerland
    J Foot Ankle Surg 45:431-5. 2006
    ..Treatment by triple arthrodesis and repair of the anterior tibial tendon affected pain relief and clinical as well as radiographic correction at the 4-month postoperative assessment...
  57. ncbi request reprint Influence of screw type on obtained contact area and contact force in a cadaveric subtalar arthrodesis model
    Beat Hintermann
    University of Basle, Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 23:986-91. 2002
    ..The shape of the head of the cannulated AO-screw, in contrast, may be critical to resist against the weak cortical bone of the calcaneus, i.e. it can sink into soft bone resulting in a loss of compression force...
  58. ncbi request reprint Medial ankle instability: an exploratory, prospective study of fifty-two cases
    Beat Hintermann
    Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Am J Sports Med 32:183-90. 2004
    ..Very little objective data are available regarding medial ankle instability...
  59. ncbi request reprint Free fibula donor-site morbidity: clinical and biomechanical analysis
    Jian Farhadi
    Department of Reconstructive Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Ann Plast Surg 58:405-10. 2007
    ..The overall donor-side morbidity was low, but an eversion torque deficit could initiate or support a progressive functional ankle instability and in long-term cause or accelerate a ligamentous secondary ankle osteoarthritis...
  60. doi request reprint CT-guided robotically-assisted infiltration of foot and ankle joints
    Martin Wiewiorski
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Minim Invasive Ther Allied Technol 18:291-6. 2009
    ..The high accuracy and feasibility in a clinical environment make it a viable alternative to the commonly used fluoroscopic-guided procedures...
  61. pmc Aging and osteoarthritis: an inevitable encounter?
    Thomas Hügle
    Osteoarthritis Research Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Basel University, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    J Aging Res 2012:950192. 2012
    ..New treatment strategies, for example with mesenchymal stem cells (MSC) are investigated, despite clear evidence for their efficacy is lacking...
  62. ncbi request reprint Medial sesamoid nonunion combined with hallux valgus in athletes: a report of two cases
    Geert I Pagenstert
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Clinics of Basel, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 27:135-40. 2006
  63. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative positioning of the hindfoot with the hindfoot alignment guide: a pilot study
    Arno Frigg
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 35:56-62. 2014
    ..Thus, new intraoperative means are needed to improve the precision of hindfoot surgery. We therefore sought a hindfoot alignment guide that would be as simple as the alignment guides used in total knee arthroplasty...
  64. pmc Muscular atrophy of the lower leg in unilateral post traumatic osteoarthritis of the ankle joint
    Martin Wiewiorski
    Orthopaedic Department, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Int Orthop 36:2079-85. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate the amount of muscle atrophy and fatty degeneration of the lower leg muscles related to ankle OA by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  65. doi request reprint Anatomic reconstruction of unstable lateral clavicular fractures
    René D Largo
    Division of Traumatology, Department of Surgery, Kantonsspital Winterthur, Winterthur, Switzerland
    J Trauma 71:1348-51. 2011
    ..This study reports our experience treating unstable lateral clavicle fractures with coracoclavicular ligament rupture...
  66. doi request reprint Surgical approach for a new knee prosthesis concept (TSTP) retaining both cruciate ligaments
    Andrej M Nowakowski
    Orthopedic Department, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Clin Anat 23:985-91. 2010
    ..In contrast, with the lateral approach, the operative field was quite close to the fibular head for the 25 mm interval. However, with the knee in extension, no other important structures were at risk...
  67. ncbi request reprint Recurrence and prevention of diabetic foot ulcers after total contact casting
    Arno Frigg
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital of Basel, Spitalstrasse 21, Basel, CH 4031, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 28:64-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate recurrences and the effectiveness of preventive measures in a group of diabetic patients treated with TCC...
  68. ncbi request reprint Lower leg muscle atrophy in ankle osteoarthritis
    Victor Valderrabano
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Calgary, and Orthopaedic Department and McCaig Centre for Joint Injury and Arthritis Research, University Foothills Hospital, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    J Orthop Res 24:2159-69. 2006
    ..0x10(3) (microv)2]. Unilateral ankle osteoarthritis is associated with atrophic changes of the lower leg muscles. This study supports previous observations on muscle dysfunction in knee osteoarthritis...
  69. ncbi request reprint J. Leonard Goldner Award 2006. Total ankle replacement in ankle osteoarthritis: an analysis of muscle rehabilitation
    Victor Valderrabano
    Human Performance Laboratory, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Foot Ankle Int 28:281-91. 2007
    ..The aim of this prospective study was to determine muscle rehabilitation in total ankle replacement (TAR) for unilateral severe ankle osteoarthritis...
  70. ncbi request reprint [Measurement of the isometric dorsiflexion and plantar flexion force in the ankle joint]
    Beat Göpfert
    Labor für Orthopädische Biomechanik, Universitat Basel, 4055 Basel
    Biomed Tech (Berl) 50:282-6. 2005
    ..It might be also used as a control setup during rehabilitation after surgical treatment or injuries...
  71. ncbi request reprint Sports and recreation activity of ankle arthritis patients before and after total ankle replacement
    Victor Valderrabano
    Human Performance Laboratory and Orthopaedic Department, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1N4, Canada
    Am J Sports Med 34:993-9. 2006
    ..Total ankle replacement is a possible treatment for ankle arthritis; however, participation in sports after this procedure has not yet been analyzed...
  72. ncbi request reprint Gait analysis in ankle osteoarthritis and total ankle replacement
    Victor Valderrabano
    Human Performance Laboratory and Orthopaedic Department, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 22:894-904. 2007
    ..Little information is available about gait changes in ankle osteoarthritis and total ankle replacement, and also about total ankle replacement patients' rehabilitation in the first year after surgery...
  73. ncbi request reprint Muscular lower leg asymmetry in middle-aged people
    Victor Valderrabano
    Human Performance Laboratory and Orthopaedic Department, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, T2N1N4, Canada
    Foot Ankle Int 28:242-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether muscular asymmetries were present in the lower legs of recreationally active middle-aged people grouped by leg dominance...
  74. ncbi request reprint Ligamentous posttraumatic ankle osteoarthritis
    Victor Valderrabano
    Human Performance Laboratory and Orthopaedic Department, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive N W, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, T2N 1N4
    Am J Sports Med 34:612-20. 2006
    ..Ankle sprains are the most common injuries in sports and recreational activities...