G S Themistocleous

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Osteoid osteoma of the upper extremity. A diagnostic challenge
    G S Themistocleous
    Department of Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, KAT Hospital, 2 Nikis Street, 145 61 Athens, Greece
    Chir Main 25:69-76. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Translation into Greek, cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand Questionnaire (DASH)
    George S Themistocleous
    Department of Hand Surgery, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Hand Ther 19:350-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Prolonged implantation of an antibiotic cement spacer for management of shoulder sepsis in compromised patients
    George Themistocleous
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:701-5. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Biologic resurfacing of the glenoid using a meniscal allograft
    George S Themistocleous
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 10:145-9. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Scoliosis in Steinert syndrome: a case report
    George S Themistocleous
    First Orthopaedic Department of Athens University Medical School, KAT Hospital, Kifissia, Greece
    Spine J 5:212-6. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative Bier's block as supplement to insufficient axillary block anesthesia in upper extremity surgery
    G S Themistocleous
    Department of Hand Surgery, KAT Hospital, 2 Nikis Str, 14561 Athens, Greece
    Chir Main 24:243-5. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional type I collagen cell culture systems for the study of bone pathophysiology
    G S Themistocleous
    Department of Experimental Physiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    In Vivo 18:687-96. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Stabilization of the lumbar spine using the dynamic neutralization system
    George S Sapkas
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Orthopedics 30:859-65. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Implants of type I collagen gel containing MG-63 osteoblast-like cells can act as stable scaffolds stimulating the bone healing process at the sites of the surgically-produced segmental diaphyseal defects in male rabbits
    George S Themistocleous
    Department of Experimental Physiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    In Vivo 21:69-76. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Pediatric scaphoid nonunion
    George D Chloros
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Athens School of Medicine, KAT Accident Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Hand Surg Am 32:172-6. 2007

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Osteoid osteoma of the upper extremity. A diagnostic challenge
    G S Themistocleous
    Department of Hand Surgery and Microsurgery, KAT Hospital, 2 Nikis Street, 145 61 Athens, Greece
    Chir Main 25:69-76. 2006
    ..A high index of suspicion is essential and the diagnosis is based on an accurate clinical assessment and careful selection of imaging studies...
  2. ncbi request reprint Translation into Greek, cross-cultural adaptation and validation of the Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder, and Hand Questionnaire (DASH)
    George S Themistocleous
    Department of Hand Surgery, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Hand Ther 19:350-7. 2006
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  3. ncbi request reprint Prolonged implantation of an antibiotic cement spacer for management of shoulder sepsis in compromised patients
    George Themistocleous
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:701-5. 2007
    ..Prolonged implantation of the spacer may be a useful alternative in selected patients with poor general condition...
  4. ncbi request reprint Biologic resurfacing of the glenoid using a meniscal allograft
    George S Themistocleous
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, LAC USC Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 10:145-9. 2006
    ..The meniscus closely matches the circumference of the glenoid and therefore 180 degrees coverage of the glenoid rim is achieved. In addition, the wedge shape of the meniscus may enhance comfort and stability...
  5. ncbi request reprint Scoliosis in Steinert syndrome: a case report
    George S Themistocleous
    First Orthopaedic Department of Athens University Medical School, KAT Hospital, Kifissia, Greece
    Spine J 5:212-6. 2005
    ..Little is reported about spinal deformity associated with this syndrome...
  6. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative Bier's block as supplement to insufficient axillary block anesthesia in upper extremity surgery
    G S Themistocleous
    Department of Hand Surgery, KAT Hospital, 2 Nikis Str, 14561 Athens, Greece
    Chir Main 24:243-5. 2005
    ..v. line was required. Intraoperative Bier's block provides a safe and effective alternative way of successfully compensating for an insufficient axillary block in upper extremity surgical procedures...
  7. ncbi request reprint Three-dimensional type I collagen cell culture systems for the study of bone pathophysiology
    G S Themistocleous
    Department of Experimental Physiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    In Vivo 18:687-96. 2004
    ..This review focuses on the investigational use of 3-D collagen cell culture systems in bone physiology and the pathophysiology of skeletal metastasis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Stabilization of the lumbar spine using the dynamic neutralization system
    George S Sapkas
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Orthopedics 30:859-65. 2007
    ..The dynamic neutralization system can be a safe and effective alternative technique to spine arthrodesis in selected cases of degenerative lumbar spine instability...
  9. ncbi request reprint Implants of type I collagen gel containing MG-63 osteoblast-like cells can act as stable scaffolds stimulating the bone healing process at the sites of the surgically-produced segmental diaphyseal defects in male rabbits
    George S Themistocleous
    Department of Experimental Physiology, Medical School, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    In Vivo 21:69-76. 2007
    ..Three-dimensional (3-D) type I collagen gel culture systems allow long-term growth of osteoblast-like cells, in vitro. Whether the implantation of 3-D collagen systems can stimulate new bone formation was assessed in male rabbits...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pediatric scaphoid nonunion
    George D Chloros
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Athens School of Medicine, KAT Accident Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Hand Surg Am 32:172-6. 2007
    ..To report the outcome of pediatric scaphoid nonunions treated with a Herbert screw and bone graft...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of bax, cytochrome C, and caspase-8 protein expression in primary osteosarcoma
    Maria Kyriaki A Kaseta
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, KAT Hospital, University of Athens, Greece
    Hybridoma (Larchmt) 26:355-62. 2007
    ..0489 and p = 0.0208, respectively), identifying two groups of patients where more intensive adjuvant treatment could possibly be applied to prevent high postoperative recurrence rates...
  12. ncbi request reprint Osteoid osteoma of the radial styloid mimicking de quervain tenosynovitis
    George D Chloros
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Athens School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    South Med J 100:1045-7. 2007
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  13. ncbi request reprint Thoracic spinal injuries: operative treatments and neurologic outcomes
    George S Sapkas
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 32:85-8. 2003
    ..For thoracic fractures, the procedure of surgical decompression and stabilization is safe, and neurologic recovery may be anticipated in patients with incomplete spinal cord lesions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Chest pain in a 54-year-old man
    Ioannis S Benetos
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Athens University School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 444:261-8. 2006
  15. ncbi request reprint Spinal hydatid disease, a rare but existent pathological entity: case report and review of the literature
    George S Sapkas
    First Orthopaedic Department of Athens University School of Medicine, Greece
    South Med J 99:178-83. 2006
    ..The literature is reviewed regarding the clinical features, diagnosis, treatment and prognosis of spinal echinococcosis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diving injuries of the cervical spine in amateur divers
    Demetrios S Korres
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, KAT Hospital, 2, Nikis St, Kifissia 14561, Greece
    Spine J 6:44-9. 2006
    ..Diving injuries are the cause of potentially devastating trauma, primarily affecting the cervical spine...
  17. ncbi request reprint Unusual presentation of osteoid osteoma of the scaphoid
    George S Themistocleous
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Athens University School of Medicine, KAT Hospital, Kifissia, Greece
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 125:482-5. 2005
    ..The authors present herein an unusual case of osteoid osteoma of the scaphoid superimposed on a wrist injury caused by a fall on the outstretched hand...
  18. ncbi request reprint Bone marrow edema syndrome of the knee: a case report and review of the literature
    Elias Ch Papadopoulos
    A Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, 15451 Neo Psychikon, Athens, Greece
    Knee 10:295-302. 2003
    ..At 1-year follow-up examination, MRI showed complete resolution of all signal abnormalities; at 3-year follow-up the patient remained symptom-free and with no functional limitations...
  19. ncbi request reprint Current concepts in Scheuermann's kyphosis
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 31:52-8; quiz 59-60. 2008