R W Brouwer

Summary

Affiliation: Martini Hospital
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Osteotomy for treating knee osteoarthritis
    Reinoud W Brouwer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Martini Hospital, PO Box 30033, Groningen, 9700 RM, Netherlands
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD004019. 2014
  2. 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
  3. pmc Retention of the posterior cruciate ligament versus the posterior stabilized design in total knee arthroplasty: a prospective randomized controlled clinical trial
    Lennard G H van den Boom
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Martini Hospital, van Swietenplein 1, 9728NT, Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:119. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint [Osteotomy at knee level for young patients with gonarthrosis]
    R W Brouwer
    Erasmus Medisch Centrum, afd Orthopedie, Rotterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:1955-60. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Patellar height and the inclination of the tibial plateau after high tibial osteotomy. The open versus the closed-wedge technique
    R W Brouwer
    Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 87:1227-32. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Brace treatment for osteoarthritis of the knee: a prospective randomized multi-centre trial
    R W Brouwer
    Department of Orthopedics, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 14:777-83. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Osteotomy for medial compartment arthritis of the knee using a closing wedge or an opening wedge controlled by a Puddu plate. A one-year randomised, controlled study
    R W Brouwer
    Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:1454-9. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls in determining knee alignment: a radiographic cadaver study
    R W Brouwer
    Department of Orthopedics, Martini Hospital, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Knee Surg 20:210-5. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint [Septic polyarthritis due to an infected nail bed around an ingrown toenail in a previously healthy boy]
    N G P Veneman
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen, Centrum voor Kinder en Jeugdpsychiatrie, Postbus 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:973-6. 2006

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Osteotomy for treating knee osteoarthritis
    Reinoud W Brouwer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Martini Hospital, PO Box 30033, Groningen, 9700 RM, Netherlands
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 12:CD004019. 2014
    ..The goal of an osteotomy is to unload the diseased compartment of the knee. This is the second update of the original review published in The Cochrane Library, Issue 1, 2005...
  2. 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...
  3. pmc Retention of the posterior cruciate ligament versus the posterior stabilized design in total knee arthroplasty: a prospective randomized controlled clinical trial
    Lennard G H van den Boom
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Martini Hospital, van Swietenplein 1, 9728NT, Groningen, The Netherlands
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:119. 2009
    ..The objective of this study is to determine whether the patient's perceived outcome and speed of recovery differs between a posterior cruciate retaining total knee arthroplasty and a posterior stabilized total knee arthroplasty...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Osteotomy at knee level for young patients with gonarthrosis]
    R W Brouwer
    Erasmus Medisch Centrum, afd Orthopedie, Rotterdam
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 148:1955-60. 2004
    ..The outcome of osteotomy for gonarthrosis depends on careful patient selection, the stage of osteoarthritis, and the achievement and maintenance of the correction of the load axis that was calculated before the operation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Patellar height and the inclination of the tibial plateau after high tibial osteotomy. The open versus the closed-wedge technique
    R W Brouwer
    Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 87:1227-32. 2005
    ..There was no clinically-relevant difference in the intra- and interobserver variability of measurements of patellar height either before or after HTO...
  6. ncbi request reprint Brace treatment for osteoarthritis of the knee: a prospective randomized multi-centre trial
    R W Brouwer
    Department of Orthopedics, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 14:777-83. 2006
    ..To evaluate the effect of a brace intended to reduce load in patients with medial or lateral compartmental osteoarthritis (OA) and concurrent varus or valgus alignment, respectively...
  7. ncbi request reprint Osteotomy for medial compartment arthritis of the knee using a closing wedge or an opening wedge controlled by a Puddu plate. A one-year randomised, controlled study
    R W Brouwer
    Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:1454-9. 2006
    ..001). We conclude that closing-wedge osteotomy achieves a more accurate correction with less morbidity, although both techniques had improved the function of the knee at one year after the procedure...
  8. ncbi request reprint Pitfalls in determining knee alignment: a radiographic cadaver study
    R W Brouwer
    Department of Orthopedics, Martini Hospital, Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Knee Surg 20:210-5. 2007
    ..In flexion contracture, a full-length AP radiograph taken under lateral fluoroscopic control is necessary to obtain accurate determination of the mechanical axis...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Septic polyarthritis due to an infected nail bed around an ingrown toenail in a previously healthy boy]
    N G P Veneman
    Universitair Medisch Centrum Groningen, Centrum voor Kinder en Jeugdpsychiatrie, Postbus 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen
    Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 150:973-6. 2006
    ..In a patient with indications of septic arthritis, timely diagnosis and adequate therapy reduce the risk of permanent damage to the joint...