Reinoud W Brouwer

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi The whole leg radiograph: standing versus supine for determining axial alignment
    Reinoud W Brouwer
    Department of Orthopedics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop Scand 74:565-8. 2003
  2. pmc Medial knee osteoarthritis treated by insoles or braces: a randomized trial
    Tom M van Raaij
    Department of Orthopaedics, HS 105, Erasmus University Medical Center, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:1926-32. 2010
  3. pmc Do laterally wedged insoles or valgus braces unload the medial compartment of the knee in patients with osteoarthritis?
    Tijs Duivenvoorden
    Department of Orthopaedics, Erasmus University Medical Centre, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 473:265-74. 2015
  4. doi Survival of closing-wedge high tibial osteotomy: good outcome in men with low-grade osteoarthritis after 10-16 years
    Tom van Raaij
    Department of Orthopedics, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop 79:230-4. 2008
  5. doi Opposite cortical fracture in high tibial osteotomy: lateral closing compared to the medial opening-wedge technique
    Tom M van Raaij
    Department of Orthopedics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop 79:508-14. 2008
  6. doi Conventional knee films hamper accurate knee alignment determination in patients with varus osteoarthritis of the knee
    Tom M van Raaij
    Department of Orthopaedics, HS 105, Erasmus Medical Center, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Knee 16:109-11. 2009
  7. pmc High tibial osteotomy: closed wedge versus combined wedge osteotomy
    Maarten R Huizinga
    Department of Orthopedics, Martini Hospital Groningen, van Swietenplein 1, 9728 NT, Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:124. 2014

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Publications7

  1. ncbi The whole leg radiograph: standing versus supine for determining axial alignment
    Reinoud W Brouwer
    Department of Orthopedics, Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop Scand 74:565-8. 2003
    ..We found an average of 2 degrees more varus deviation in the standing position than in the supine position...
  2. pmc Medial knee osteoarthritis treated by insoles or braces: a randomized trial
    Tom M van Raaij
    Department of Orthopaedics, HS 105, Erasmus University Medical Center, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:1926-32. 2010
    ..However, insoles are safe and less costly than knee bracing if they relieve pain or improve function...
  3. pmc Do laterally wedged insoles or valgus braces unload the medial compartment of the knee in patients with osteoarthritis?
    Tijs Duivenvoorden
    Department of Orthopaedics, Erasmus University Medical Centre, PO Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 473:265-74. 2015
    ..Biomechanical evaluation of orthoses shows that there are potentially beneficial biomechanical changes to joint loading; however, evaluation in relation to clinical outcome measures in longitudinal studies is needed...
  4. doi Survival of closing-wedge high tibial osteotomy: good outcome in men with low-grade osteoarthritis after 10-16 years
    Tom van Raaij
    Department of Orthopedics, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop 79:230-4. 2008
    ..Controversies about the factors affecting survival of HTO still exist. We assessed preoperative risk factors for failure of closing-wedge HTO at long-term follow-up...
  5. doi Opposite cortical fracture in high tibial osteotomy: lateral closing compared to the medial opening-wedge technique
    Tom M van Raaij
    Department of Orthopedics, Erasmus University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop 79:508-14. 2008
    ..A fracture of this cortex may, however, lead to loss of correction; this was examined in the present study...
  6. doi Conventional knee films hamper accurate knee alignment determination in patients with varus osteoarthritis of the knee
    Tom M van Raaij
    Department of Orthopaedics, HS 105, Erasmus Medical Center, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Knee 16:109-11. 2009
    ..34). 15% of patients were incorrectly classified as having valgus alignment. Short knee images cannot substitute whole leg views when accurate assessment of knee alignment is essential...
  7. pmc High tibial osteotomy: closed wedge versus combined wedge osteotomy
    Maarten R Huizinga
    Department of Orthopedics, Martini Hospital Groningen, van Swietenplein 1, 9728 NT, Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 15:124. 2014
    ..Aim of this prospective randomized trial is to compare the lateral closing wedge with the combined wedge osteotomy in patients with symptomatic varus osteoarthritis of the knee...