W C H Jacobs

Summary

Affiliation: Sint Maartenskliniek
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Retention versus removal of the posterior cruciate ligament in total knee replacement: a systematic literature review within the Cochrane framework
    Wilco C H Jacobs
    Sint Maartenskliniek, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Knee Reconstruction Unit, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop 76:757-68. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Methodology and reporting of randomised controlled trials
    W C H Jacobs
    Department of Orthopaedic Research, Sint Maartenskliniek, Hengstdal 3, 6522 JV or P O Box 9011, 6500 GM Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Knee 11:423-5. 2004
  3. pmc Fusion for low-grade adult isthmic spondylolisthesis: a systematic review of the literature
    Wilco C H Jacobs
    Department of Orthopedic Research, Sint Maartenskliniek, Hengstdal 3, P O Box 9011, GM 6500 Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 15:391-402. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Flexion and extension laxity after medial, mobile-bearing unicompartmental knee arthroplasty: a comparison between a spacer- and a tension-guided technique
    A M ten Ham
    Department of Orthopedics, Sint Maartenskliniek, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:2447-52. 2013
  5. pmc Total disc replacement for chronic low back pain: background and a systematic review of the literature
    M de Kleuver
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sint Maartenskliniek, Hengstdal 3, 6522 JV Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 12:108-16. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Good outcome and restoration of lordosis after anterior lumbar interbody fusion with additional posterior fixation
    Paul W Pavlov
    Department of Orthopaedics, Sint Maartenskliniek, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:1893-9; discussion 1900. 2004
  7. pmc Effects of the balanced gap technique on femoral component rotation in TKA
    Petra J C Heesterbeek
    Department of Research, Development and Education, Sint Maartenskliniek, Postbox 9011, 6500 GM Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1015-22. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Bicruciate substituting design does not improve maximal flexion in total knee arthroplasty: a randomized controlled trial
    J J P Schimmel
    Sint Maartenskliniek, P O Box 9011, 6500 GM Nijmegen, The Netherlands E mail address for J J P Schimmel
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 96:e81. 2014
  9. ncbi request reprint The value of a pantaloon cast test in surgical decision making for chronic low back pain patients: a systematic review of the literature supplemented with a prospective cohort study
    Paul C Willems
    Department of Orthopedics, Institute for Spine Surgery and Applied Research ISSAR, Sint Maartenskliniek, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 15:1487-94. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint A comparison of reproducibility of measurement techniques for patella position on axial radiographs after total knee arthroplasty
    P J C Heesterbeek
    Sint Maartenskliniek, Research, Development and Education, Orthopaedic Research Unit, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Knee 14:411-6. 2007

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Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint Retention versus removal of the posterior cruciate ligament in total knee replacement: a systematic literature review within the Cochrane framework
    Wilco C H Jacobs
    Sint Maartenskliniek, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Knee Reconstruction Unit, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop 76:757-68. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to establish the difference in functional, clinical, and radiological outcome between retention and removal of the PCL...
  2. ncbi request reprint Methodology and reporting of randomised controlled trials
    W C H Jacobs
    Department of Orthopaedic Research, Sint Maartenskliniek, Hengstdal 3, 6522 JV or P O Box 9011, 6500 GM Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Knee 11:423-5. 2004
    ..These limitations pertain to randomisation, blinding, outcome assessments and data reporting. The principles related to these issues are discussed with solutions and improvements provided...
  3. pmc Fusion for low-grade adult isthmic spondylolisthesis: a systematic review of the literature
    Wilco C H Jacobs
    Department of Orthopedic Research, Sint Maartenskliniek, Hengstdal 3, P O Box 9011, GM 6500 Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 15:391-402. 2006
    ..The outcomes of fusion are generally good, but reports vary widely...
  4. ncbi request reprint Flexion and extension laxity after medial, mobile-bearing unicompartmental knee arthroplasty: a comparison between a spacer- and a tension-guided technique
    A M ten Ham
    Department of Orthopedics, Sint Maartenskliniek, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:2447-52. 2013
    ..The goal of this study is to compare laxity of a tension-guided implantation technique versus a spacer-guided technique for medial UKA with a mobile bearing. Also clinical function was compared between the groups...
  5. pmc Total disc replacement for chronic low back pain: background and a systematic review of the literature
    M de Kleuver
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Sint Maartenskliniek, Hengstdal 3, 6522 JV Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 12:108-16. 2003
    ..Therefore, total disc replacements should be considered experimental procedures and should only be used in strict clinical trials...
  6. ncbi request reprint Good outcome and restoration of lordosis after anterior lumbar interbody fusion with additional posterior fixation
    Paul W Pavlov
    Department of Orthopaedics, Sint Maartenskliniek, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:1893-9; discussion 1900. 2004
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  7. pmc Effects of the balanced gap technique on femoral component rotation in TKA
    Petra J C Heesterbeek
    Department of Research, Development and Education, Sint Maartenskliniek, Postbox 9011, 6500 GM Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1015-22. 2009
    ..The use of the balanced gap implantation technique theoretically will result in a balanced flexion gap, but the amount of femoral component rotation will be variable owing to patient variability and variation in ligament releases...
  8. ncbi request reprint Bicruciate substituting design does not improve maximal flexion in total knee arthroplasty: a randomized controlled trial
    J J P Schimmel
    Sint Maartenskliniek, P O Box 9011, 6500 GM Nijmegen, The Netherlands E mail address for J J P Schimmel
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 96:e81. 2014
    ..The main purpose of this study was to compare the maximal knee flexion one year after surgery in patients who received either the bicruciate substituting knee system or the conventional posterior stabilized system...
  9. ncbi request reprint The value of a pantaloon cast test in surgical decision making for chronic low back pain patients: a systematic review of the literature supplemented with a prospective cohort study
    Paul C Willems
    Department of Orthopedics, Institute for Spine Surgery and Applied Research ISSAR, Sint Maartenskliniek, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 15:1487-94. 2006
    ..The test has no value in patients who have had previous spine surgery...
  10. ncbi request reprint A comparison of reproducibility of measurement techniques for patella position on axial radiographs after total knee arthroplasty
    P J C Heesterbeek
    Sint Maartenskliniek, Research, Development and Education, Orthopaedic Research Unit, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Knee 14:411-6. 2007
    ..Based on our study we recommend that the most reproducible method to use for measurement of tilt, is Lateral Patellar Tilt; to measure displacement, the surgeon should use the Patellar Displacement technique...
  11. pmc No effect of traction in patients with low back pain: a single centre, single blind, randomized controlled trial of Intervertebral Differential Dynamics Therapy
    Janneke J P Schimmel
    Department of Research Development and Education, Sint Maartenskliniek, PO Box 9011, 6500 GM, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 18:1843-50. 2009
    ..The added axial, intermittent, mechanical traction of IDD Therapy to a standard graded activity program has been shown not to be effective...
  12. ncbi request reprint The anterior-posterior laxity after total knee arthroplasty inserted with a ligament tensor
    C T H van Hal
    Department of Orthopedics, Sint Maartenskliniek, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:1019-22. 2007
    ..This limited laxity does not seem to disadvantage the mean postoperative ROM and KSS, when compared to other TKA studies...
  13. ncbi request reprint Distal tuberosity osteotomy in open wedge high tibial osteotomy can prevent patella infera: a new technique
    R D A Gaasbeek
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Limb Deformity Reconstruction Unit, Sint Maartenskliniek, P O Box 9011, 6500 GM Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Knee 11:457-61. 2004
    ..Distal tuberosity osteotomy in open wedge high tibial osteotomy appears effective in preventing patella infera...
  14. ncbi request reprint Pain and function after intradiscal electrothermal treatment (IDET) for symptomatic lumbar disc degeneration
    M Spruit
    Orthopedic Research Unit, Sint Maartenskliniek Research, Sint Maartenskliniek PO Box 9011, 6500 GM Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Eur Spine J 11:589-93. 2002
    ..047). Based on these results, we conclude that IDET is not effective in reducing pain and improving functional performance in a sample of 20 patients treated for chronic discogenic low back pain after 6 months follow-up...
  15. ncbi request reprint The use of the knee joint-line balancer to control patella position in revision total knee arthroplasty
    Arno M ten Ham
    Department of Orthopaedics, Sint Maartenskliniek, Hengstdal 3, P O Box 9011, Nijmegen 6500 GM, The Netherlands
    Knee 12:89-92. 2005
    ..6 mm after revision, with only one patient having a patella baja. This new device, adjustable kneespacer for revision TKA ("the KJB"), seems to provide better control of the patellar position in total knee revision...