Summary: The surgical fixation of a joint by a procedure designed to accomplish fusion of the joint surfaces by promoting the proliferation of bone cells. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Publications274 found, 100 shown here
- Percutaneous sacroiliac joint arthrodesis: a novel techniqueAhmad Al-khayer
Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
J Spinal Disord Tech 21:359-63. 2008..Consecutive case series...
- Functional and radiographic outcome of sacroiliac arthrodesis for the disorders of the sacroiliac jointJacob M Buchowski
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
Spine J 5:520-8; discussion 529. 2005..The sacroiliac joint is known to be a possible cause of chronic low back pain, but the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the sacroiliac joint have been difficult and controversial...
- Comparison of OP-1 Putty (rhBMP-7) to iliac crest autograft for posterolateral lumbar arthrodesis: a minimum 2-year follow-up pilot studyAlexander R Vaccaro
Department of Orthopaedics, Thomas Jefferson University, Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:2709-16. 2005..A prospective, randomized, controlled, multicenter clinical study...
- 1997 Volvo Award winner in clinical studies. Degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis with spinal stenosis: a prospective, randomized study comparing decompressive laminectomy and arthrodesis with and without spinal instrumentationJ S Fischgrund
William Beaumont Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:2807-12. 1997..Results of recent studies demonstrated that outcomes are significantly improved if posterolateral arthrodesis is performed at the listhesed level...
- Primary open reduction and fixation compared with delayed corrective arthrodesis in the treatment of tarsometatarsal (Lisfranc) fracture dislocationS Rammelt
University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Fetscherstrasse 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany
J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:1499-506. 2008..years comparing primary open reduction and internal fixation in 22 patients (23 feet) with secondary corrective arthrodesis in 22 patients (22 feet) who presented with painful malunion at a mean of 22 months (1.5 to 45) after injury...
- Possible use of arthrodesis for intractable sacroiliitis in spondylarthropathy: report of two casesJ M Berthelot
Rheumatology and Orthopaedic Surgery Units, Nantes University Medical Hospital, Nantes, France
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:2297-9. 2001Two cases of successful sacroiliac joint arthrodesis for medically intractable aseptic sacroiliitis are reported.
- Six-year outcomes of anterior lumbar interbody arthrodesis with use of interbody fusion cages and recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2J Kenneth Burkus
The Hughston Clinic, Columbus, GA 31908, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1181-9. 2009..for patients with degenerative lumbar disc disease who were treated with stand-alone anterior lumbar interbody arthrodesis with use of dual tapered interbody fusion cages and recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2...
- Limited intertarsal arthrodesis using bone grafting and pin fixationS S Lin
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New Jersey Medical School, UMDNJ Newark, 07103, USA
Foot Ankle Int 21:742-8. 2000..The authors demonstrated comparable results to previously published series using other methods of fixation...
- Fresh-frozen structural allografts in the foot and ankleMark S Myerson
Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:113-20. 2005..These grafts were used in order to restore more normal dimensions of the foot and ankle following surgery or trauma and to treat arthritis or deformity in situations in which conventional cancellous graft would not be sufficient...
- Sacroiliac arthrodesis using a posterior midline fascial splitting approach and pedicle screw instrumentation: a new techniqueT A Belanger
Michigan State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008, USA
J Spinal Disord 14:118-24. 2001Many techniques for sacroiliac arthrodesis have been described. No single technique is universally accepted as the standard...
- Tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis with retrograde intramedullary nailingRobert W Mendicino
Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, The Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
J Foot Ankle Surg 43:82-6. 2004..The complication rate was found to be high in diabetic patients with end-stage deformity undergoing a limb salvage..
- The safety and efficacy of OP-1 (rhBMP-7) as a replacement for iliac crest autograft in posterolateral lumbar arthrodesis: a long-term (>4 years) pivotal studyAlexander R Vaccaro
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University and the Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2850-62. 2008Randomized controlled trial comparing OP-1 (rhBMP-7) with iliac crest autograft in patients with symptomatic degenerative spondylolisthesis and spinal stenosis treated with decompression and uninstrumented posterolateral arthrodesis.
- Arthroscopic triple arthrodesis in patients with Müller Weiss diseaseT H Lui
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, North District Hospital, 9 Po Kin Road, Sheung Shui, NT, Hong Kong SAR, China
Foot Ankle Surg 15:119-22. 2009..We review the result of six patients treated by arthroscopic triple arthrodesis.
- Ankle/hindfoot arthrodesis in rheumatoid arthritis improves kinematics and kinetics of the knee and hip: a prospective gait analysis studyR J Weiss
Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:1024-8. 2007To evaluate the effects of ankle/hindfoot arthrodesis in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients on gait pattern of the knee and hip.
- Posterior approach for thoracolumbar corpectomies with expandable cage placement and circumferential arthrodesis: a multicenter case series of 67 patientsChristoph P Hofstetter
Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10021, USA
J Neurosurg Spine 14:388-97. 2011..The purpose of this multicenter trial was to investigate the outcome and durability of a single-stage thoracolumbar corpectomy using expandable cages via a posterior approach...
- Enhancement of graft bone healing by intermittent administration of human parathyroid hormone (1-34) in a rat spinal arthrodesis modelYuichiro Abe
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Kita 15 Nishi 7, Sapporo, Japan
Bone 41:775-85. 2007..Therefore, we used a rat spinal arthrodesis model to examine whether intermittent administration of human PTH(1-34) accelerates bone graft healing...
- Scaphotrapeziotrapezoid arthrodesis for arthritisRonit Wollstein
Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2582, USA
Hand Clin 21:539-43, vi. 2005..This article discusses the authors' surgical technique and results. The authors believe this procedure is a viable one in specific clinical scenarios...
- Comparison of radiographs and CT scans in the prospective evaluation of the fusion of hindfoot arthrodesisMichael J Coughlin
Idaho Foot and Ankle Fellowship Program, 901 N Curtis Road, Suite 503, Boise, ID 83706, USA
Foot Ankle Int 27:780-7. 2006..This prospective study compared radiographs and CT scans for the quantitative evaluation of healing of hindfoot arthrodeses...
- Salvage arthrodesis for failed total ankle arthroplastyH Cornelis Doets
Department of Orthopedics, Slotervaartziekenhuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Acta Orthop 81:142-7. 2010Total ankle arthroplasty (TAA) has gained popularity in recent years. If it fails, however, salvage arthrodesis must be reliable as a rescue procedure...
- Femoral shaft fracture in a hip arthrodesis: two cases of retrograde interlocking nailingT C Wong
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608
Singapore Med J 45:85-7. 2004..We report two cases in which both patients had an arthrodesis of the hip and subsequently suffered a femoral shaft fracture distal to the implant...
- The use of tricortical autograft versus allograft in lateral column lengthening for adult acquired flatfoot deformity: an analysis of union rates and complicationsKathleen M Grier
GIKK Ortho Specialists, Omaha, NE 68124, USA
Foot Ankle Int 31:760-9. 2010..usual choices include lengthening with the use of autograft or allograft through a calcaneocuboid lengthening arthrodesis or Evans' calcaneal lengthening osteotomy...
- The results of utilizing proximal tibial bone graft in reconstructive procedures of the foot and ankleNelson F SooHoo
UCLA School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, PVUB 3355, Los Angeles, CA 90095, United States
Foot Ankle Surg 14:62-6. 2008..The purpose of this study is to determine the clinical rate of bony healing following the use of proximal tibial bone graft in foot and ankle procedures...
- Use of demineralized bone matrix in ankle/hindfoot fusionDavid B Thordarson
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angles, CA 90033, USA
Foot Ankle Int 24:557-60. 2003..We found no difference in efficacy of the two demineralized bone matrix compounds, and were not able to demonstrate a superior union rate compared to historical controls...
- Long-term results of KienbÃ¶ck's disease treated by triscaphe arthrodesis and excisional arthroplasty with a coiled palmaris longus tendonA Minami
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
J Hand Surg Am 19:219-28. 1994Fifteen patients with KienbÃ¶ck's disease were treated with scaphotrapeziotrapezoidal arthrodesis and lunate excisional arthroplasty with a coiled palmaris longus tendon replacement...
- A comparative study of wire fixation and screw fixation in arthrodesis for the correction of hallux rigidus using an in vitro biomechanical modelAdnan A Faraj
Airedale General Hospital, Department of Orthopaedics, Skipton Road, Keighley, West Yorkshire BD20 6TD, and Medical Engineering Department, Biomechanical Laboratory, University of Bradford, United Kingdom
Foot Ankle Int 28:89-91. 2007b>Arthrodesis of the great toe metatarsophalangeal joint for osteoarthritis usually involves internal fixation. Ideally, the fixation method should be reproducible, leading to a high rate of fusion and minimal complications.
- Posttraumatic severe infection of the ankle joint - long term results of the treatment with resection arthrodesis in 133 casesBenjamin Kienast
BG Trauma Center Hamburg, Bergedorfer Str 10, 21033 Hamburg, Germany
Eur J Med Res 15:54-8. 2010Although there is a clear trend toward internal fixation for ankle arthrodesis, there is general consensus that external fixation is required for cases of posttraumatic infection...
- Tarsometatarsal arthrodesis for management of unstable first ray and failed bunion surgeryNorman Espinosa
Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Balgrist, Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
Foot Ankle Clin 16:21-34. 2011This article focuses on arthrodesis of the first tarsometatarsal joint as the primary intervention to treat hypermobility of the first ray or as a salvage procedure to treat prior failed bunion surgery and provides a concise review ..
- Posterior atlanto-axial arthrodesis for fixation of odontoid nonunionsPatrick Platzer
Department of Traumatology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel, Vienna, Austria
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:624-30. 2008..A retrospective case series...
- Arthrodesis compared to Mayo resection of the first metatarsophalangeal joint in total rheumatoid forefoot reconstructionLollo Grondal
The Redcross Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, Brinellvagen 2, Stockholm, S 114 28 Sweden
Foot Ankle Int 26:135-9. 2005Painful forefoot deformity from rheumatoid arthritis can be treated with resection of the lesser metatarsal heads combined with either resection or arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint.
- Arthrodesis of the talonavicular-cuneiform joints in Müller-Weiss diseaseP Fernandez de Retana
Foot Unit, Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Institut Clínic de l Aparell Locomotor, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, C Villarroel, 170 Barcelona, Spain
Foot Ankle Clin 9:65-72. 2004..TNC arthrodesis is a safe and effective technique for the treatment of the MWD and can be performed with a dorsal or medial ..
- Defining substantial clinical benefit following lumbar spine arthrodesisSteven D Glassman
Kenton D Leatherman Spine Center, 210 East Gray Street, Suite 900, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1839-47. 2008..Therefore, we sought to define thresholds of substantial clinical benefit for commonly used health-related quality-of-life measures following lumbar spine arthrodesis.
- Modified lapidus arthrodesis: rate of nonunion in 227 casesSandeep Patel
San Francisco Bay Area Foot and Ankle Residency Program, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
J Foot Ankle Surg 43:37-42. 2004Several studies of Lapidus arthrodesis have commented on the rate of nonunion (ranging from 3.3% to 12.0%), although these figures are based on relatively small patient populations...
- The evolution of rhPDGF-BB in musculoskeletal repair and its role in foot and ankle fusion surgeryChristopher W DiGiovanni
Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02904, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 15:621-40. 2010..The most recent data from prospective clinical trials evaluating the use of rhPDGF-BB in combination with beta tricalcium phosphate as a substitute for autogenous bone graft in hindfoot and ankle arthrodesis are also summarized.
- [Tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis using a retrograde nail locked in the sagittal plane]R Vesely
Urazová nemocnice Brno, Klinika traumatologie LF MU, Brno
Acta Chir Orthop Traumatol Cech 75:129-33. 2008To evaluate our experience with the use of a retrograde nail locked in the sagittal plane for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis indicated in severe post-traumatic arthritis of the ankle.
- [Arthrodesis after total knee arthroplasty considering septic loosening as an example]T von Stein
BG Unfallklinik, Prof Küntscher Strasse 8, 82418, Murnau
Orthopade 35:946, 948-52, 954-5. 2006..Different underlying causes might preclude the reimplantation of an endoprosthesis, and knee arthrodesis represents the alternative of first choice to above-knee amputation...
- Retrospective study of cervical arthrodesis in patients with various types of skeletal dysplasiaMichael C Ain
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E169-74. 2006..Retrospective prognostic study...
- Treatment of severe, painful pes planovalgus deformity with hindfoot arthrodesis and wedge-shaped tricortical allograftLoretta B Chou
Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 300 Pasteur Drive, Room R111, MC 5341, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Foot Ankle Int 28:569-74. 2007This study tested the hypothesis that modification of the standard technique of hindfoot arthrodesis with the use of a wedge-shaped tricortical allograft would improve the amount of correction of pes planovalgus deformity...
- The effect of hindfoot realignment in triple arthrodesisBrandon J Child
Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, The Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
J Foot Ankle Surg 48:285-93. 2009Triple arthrodesis is a useful form of surgical intervention for repair of advanced hindfoot deformity...
- Kinematic changes after fusion and total replacement of the ankle: part 2: Movement transferVictor Valderrabano
University of Basel, Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Basel, Switzerland
Foot Ankle Int 24:888-96. 2003..in vitro study was to determine the biomechanical characteristics of the ankle based on the movement transfer between foot and leg before and after ankle arthrodesis, and after implantation of three currently used total ankle prostheses.
- Radial styloid impingement after triscaphe arthrodesisW D Rogers
Connecticut Combined Hand Service, Hartford Hospital, University of Connecticut
J Hand Surg Am 14:297-301. 1989Painful radial styloid impingement after a successful triscaphe arthrodesis has been seen a number of times in a review of our patients undertaken to study this problem...
- The effect of cigarette smoking on hindfoot fusionsSusan N Ishikawa
Campbell Clinic University of Tennessee, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Memphis, TN, USA
Foot Ankle Int 23:996-8. 2002..1%) than patients who had never smoked, but not as high as those who continued to smoke. There was no statistical difference in the rate of infection or delayed wound healing among the groups...
- Resection arthrodesis for primary bone tumour about the kneeM K Kwan
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Med J Malaysia 60:66-71. 2005..Resection-arthrodesis is an alternative option for young vigorous patients facing circumstances of financial constrain or limited ..
- Treatment of Kienbock's disease with capitohamate arthrodesis: pain relief with minimal morbidityScott N Oishi
Department of Hand Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, Texas 75219, USA
Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1293-300. 2002..The authors conclude that capitohamate arthrodesis relieves pain in 93 percent of patients with stage 1, 2, or 3 Kienbock's disease and is an effective treatment ..
- Treatment of stage 3 adult acquired flatfootI P Kelly
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 6:153-66. 2001..Nonoperative management results in limited success. Corrective fusion is the treatment of choice. Although a variety of arthrodeses have been employed, triple arthrodesis remains the gold standard.
- Failure of external spinal skeletal fixation to improve predictability of lumbar arthrodesisD A Bednar
Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
J Bone Joint Surg Am 83:1656-9. 2001BACKGROUND: Whether lumbar arthrodesis can relieve isolated low-back pain in the absence of focal neurological findings or instability is unclear...
- Arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint: a biomechanical study comparing memory compression staples, cannulated screws, and a dorsal plateSteven K Neufeld
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
Foot Ankle Int 23:97-101. 2002b>Arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint of 21 matched pairs of cadaver toes was performed in order to compare the strength of three methods of internal fixation: 1. two crossed cannulated screws, 2...
- First metatarsal-phalangeal joint arthrodesis: a biomechanical assessment of stabilityJoel Politi
Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44309, USA
Foot Ankle Int 24:332-7. 2003First metatarsal phalangeal joint (MTP) arthrodesis is a commonly performed procedure for the treatment of hallux rigidus, severe and recurrent bunion deformities, rheumatoid arthritis and other less common disorders of the joint...
- Intra-articular neuropathic fracture of the calcaneal body treated by open reduction and subtalar arthrodesisJ T Campbell
Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
Foot Ankle Int 22:440-4. 2001..Following control of the acute Charcot process with total contact casting, surgical reduction and subtalar arthrodesis was performed to stabilize the hindfoot and decrease the risk of recurrent ulceration...
- Primary tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesisKalpesh S Shah
Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, St Paul s Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6, Canada
Foot Ankle Clin 16:115-36. 2011Tibiotalocalcaneal (TTC) arthrodesis is a salvage operation to treat a difficult problem; normal function is not expected with arthrodesis of these 2 major joints...
- Screw fixation compared to H-locking plate fixation for first metatarsocuneiform arthrodesis: a biomechanical studyDavid A Cohen
Baltimore, MD, USA
Foot Ankle Int 26:984-9. 2005Several different techniques have been used for fixation of first metatarsocuneiform (MTC) joint arthrodesis, a standard treatment for arthritis, instability, and deformity of the MTC joint...
- Outcome of Ilizarov ankle arthrodesisSharon Eylon
Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Orthopedic Surgery, Ein Karem, Jerusalem, Israel
Foot Ankle Int 28:873-9. 2007Many operative techniques have been described for ankle arthrodesis, with varying fusion rates. In revisions, the fusion rate is lower than in primary arthrodesis...
- Use of bone morphogenetic proteins in arthrodesis: clinical resultsNikolaos K Kanakaris
Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
Injury 40:S62-6. 2009Bone grafting is not routinely required in primary arthrodesis in the absence of infection, avascular necrosis, bone defect or previous non-union; when any of the above factors is present, autograft is the gold-standard method...
- [Ankle arthrodesis using the cable technique]Reiner Labitzke
Chirurgische Klinik der Universität Witten Herdecke, Zum Mühlenberg 59, D 58239 Schwerte, Germany
Oper Orthop Traumatol 17:392-406. 2005b>Arthrodesis of the ankle with a cable technique for restitution of pain-free gait with the foot in functional alignment.
- Arthrodesis of the infected ankle and subtalar joint: technique, indications, and results of 45 consecutive casesD Richter
Department of Surgery, Berufsgenossenschaftliche Kliniken Bergmannsheil, Trauma Center, School of Medicine, University of Bochum, Germany
J Trauma 47:1072-8. 1999To analyze the results of 45 patients after ankle arthrodesis in the presence of joint infection.
- Anterior cervical allograft arthrodesis and instrumentation: multilevel interbody grafting or strut graft reconstructionM L Swank
Research Institute International, Gainesville, FL 32605, USA
Eur Spine J 6:138-43. 1997..patients treated by multilevel cervical disc excision (two or three levels), allograft tricortical iliac crest arthrodesis, and anterior instrumentation...
- Anterior plate supplementation increases ankle arthrodesis construct rigidityIvan S Tarkin
University of Nebraska Medical Center, Orthopaedics, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
Foot Ankle Int 28:219-23. 2007The success of ankle arthrodesis for the treatment of post-traumatic ankle arthritis depends on achieving and maintaining rigid fixation of the prepared tibiotalar interface...
- Technique and short-term results of ankle arthrodesis using anterior platingAly Mohamedean
Orthopedic Department, Assiut University Hospital, Assiut, Egypt
Int Orthop 34:833-7. 2010Clinical and biomechanical trials have shown that rigid internal fixation during ankle arthrodesis leads to increased rates of union and is associated with a reduced infection rate, union time, discomfort and earlier mobilisation ..
- The anatomic compression arthrodesis technique with anterior plate augmentation for ankle arthrodesisMichael P Clare
Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Florida Orthopaedic Institute, 13020 Telecom Parkway North, Tampa, FL 33637, USA
Foot Ankle Clin 16:91-101. 2011The anatomic compression arthrodesis technique with anterior plate augmentation is an effective technique that results in a high union rate, improved functional outcome, and an acceptable complication rate...
- Ankle arthrodesisAneel Nihal
Southside Health Service District, Logan Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Foot Ankle Surg 14:1-10. 2008Numerous techniques for ankle arthrodesis have been reported since the original description of compression arthrodesis. From the early 1950s to the mid 1970s, external fixation was the dominant technique utilized...
- Wrist arthrodesis in cerebral palsyAnn E Van Heest
University of Minnesota, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
J Hand Surg Am 34:1216-24. 2009Cerebral palsy patients with spastic wrist deformities can be treated with wrist arthrodesis to improve appearance, hygiene, and function...
- Arthrodesis of the ankle in the presence of a large deformity in the coronal planeR Smith
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wrightington Hospital, Hall Lane, Appley Bridge, Lancashire, Wigan WN6 9EP, UK
J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:615-9. 2007..patients (25 ankles) with osteoarthritis of the ankle and severe varus or valgus deformity were treated by open arthrodesis using compression screws...
- Scapholunate advanced collapse wrist: proximal row carpectomy or limited wrist arthrodesis with scaphoid excision?M M Tomaino
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, PA
J Hand Surg Am 19:134-42. 1994Proximal row carpectomy (PRC) and limited intercarpal arthrodesis with scaphoid excision (LWF) are useful alternatives to wrist arthrodesis for treatment of degenerative wrist disorders secondary to scapholunate advanced collapse...
- Comparison of proximal row carpectomy and midcarpal arthrodesis for the treatment of scaphoid nonunion advanced collapse (SNAC-wrist) and scapholunate advanced collapse (SLAC-wrist) in stage IIAndreas K Dacho
Department of ENT and Plastic Surgery, University of Leipzig, Liebigstr 10 14, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 61:1210-8. 2008..Proximal row carpectomy (PRC) and midcarpal arthrodesis (MCA) are two commonly used options...
- Adult acquired flexible flatfoot, treated by calcaneocuboid distraction arthrodesis, posterior tibial tendon augmentation, and percutaneous Achilles tendon lengthening: a prospective outcome study of 20 patientsArie van der Krans
Department of Orthopaedics, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
Acta Orthop 77:156-63. 2006..Several methods for the treatment of acquired flexible flatfoot have been described...
- Arthrodesis of the trapeziometacarpal joint for basal joint osteoarthritis of the thumb: the importance of obtaining osseous unionL De Smet
Hand Unit, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital Pellenberg and Gasthuisberg, Weligerveld 1, 3212 Lubbeek, Pellenberg, Belgium
Chir Main 24:222-4. 2005..The carpometacarpal arthrodesis should provide stability, strength and resolution of pain. There is however some controversy on the outcome.
- Shoulder arthrodesis: indications, technique, results, and complicationsOliver Rühmann
Orthopaedic Department, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:38-50. 2005Complications after shoulder arthrodesis are frequent...
- [Arthroscopy-assisted glenohumeral arthrodesis: a case of uncontrollable shoulder instability]K Hiersemann
Klinik für Orthopädie, Universitat Duisburg Essen, Hufelandstr 55, 45122, Essen, Deutschland
Unfallchirurg 110:456-9. 2007The promising option of arthroscopy-assisted glenohumeral arthrodesis to treat shoulder instability is presented. Compared with open arthrodesis of the shoulder, especially the cosmetic result of this procedure is better...
- Glenohumeral arthrodesis in upper and total brachial plexus palsy. A comparison of functional resultsM Chammas
Service de chirurgie orthopedique et chirurgie de la main, Lapeyronie University Hospital, Montpellier, France
J Bone Joint Surg Br 86:692-5. 2004..Both groups showed increased functional capabilities after glenohumeral arthrodesis and a flail hand did not influence the post-operative active range of movement...
- Functional analysis of shoulder arthrodesisLadislav Nagy
Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Switzerland
J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:386-95. 2004The goal of this study was to determine the optimal position of shoulder arthrodesis for functional outcome and pain...
- Pisotriquetral arthrodesis as an alternative to excision for pisotriquetral instability in high-demand patients: a case report in a gymnastReid Abrams
University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8894, USA
J Hand Surg Am 31:611-4. 2006A gymanast developed ulnar wrist pain caused by pisotriquetral instability. Pisotriquetral arthrodesis resulted in pain relief and sufficient functional return to allow her to return to gymnastics...
- Knee arthrodesis using circular external fixator in the treatment of infected knee prosthesis: case reportTaner Gunes
Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dali, Gaziosmanpasa Universitesi Tip Fakultesi Dekanligi, 60100, Tokat, Turkey
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 13:329-34. 2005..After 2 months, the patient underwent knee arthrodesis using a circular external fixator to achieve a stable lower extremity and to facilitate return to activities of ..
- Arthrodesis of the shoulderOri Safran
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
J Am Acad Orthop Surg 14:145-53. 2006Shoulder arthrodesis is an end-stage salvage option for the failing, painful joint that cannot undergo or has failed reconstruction...
- Hip arthrodesis: current indications and techniquesPaul E Beaule
Joint Replacement Institute at Orthopaedic Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Am Acad Orthop Surg 10:249-58. 2002..Although hip arthrodesis is not perceived favorably as an alternative by most orthopaedic surgeons or patients because of the ..
- Proximal row carpectomy and intercarpal arthrodesis for the management of wrist arthritisJohn D Wyrick
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Division of Upper Extremity Surgery Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0212, USA
J Am Acad Orthop Surg 11:277-81. 2003..to preserve motion are proximal row carpectomy and scaphoid excision with capitohamate-lunotriquetral arthrodesis. Both procedures have documented successful outcomes...
- Calcaneocuboid distraction arthrodesis and first metatarsocuneiform arthrodesis for correction of acquired flatfoot deformity in a cadaver modelKevin J Logel
Orthopaedic Surgery, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
Foot Ankle Int 28:435-40. 2007..We evaluated radiographic and pressure changes in a severe flatfoot model with lateral column lengthening and investigated the effect of an added first metatarsocuneiform arthrodesis.
- A systematic review of total wrist arthroplasty compared with total wrist arthrodesis for rheumatoid arthritisChristi M Cavaliere
Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109 0340, USA
Plast Reconstr Surg 122:813-25. 2008..The purpose of this systematic review was to scientifically evaluate the existing literature for outcomes of both procedures in rheumatoid arthritis...
- Glenohumeral arthrodesis after failed prosthetic shoulder arthroplasty. Surgical techniqueJason J Scalise
The CORE Institute, 3010 West Agua Fria Freeway, Suite 100, Phoenix, AZ 85027, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:30-7. 2009While there have been numerous reports concerning glenohumeral arthrodesis for many indications, there is little available information specific to glenohumeral arthrodesis performed after failed prosthetic shoulder arthroplasty...
- Hip arthroplasty after previous arthrodesisErik D Peterson
Orthopaedic Consultants, Sioux Falls, SD, USA
Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:2880-5. 2009Total hip arthroplasty after previous arthrodesis has been associated with increased complications and decreased survivorship of the prosthesis...
- Arthroscopic subtalar arthrodesis using a posterior 2-portal approach in the prone positionKeun Bae Lee
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Chonnam National University Medical School and Hospital, Gwangju, South Korea
Arthroscopy 26:230-8. 2010The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results of posterior arthroscopic subtalar arthrodesis (ASTA) by use of a posterior 2-portal approach in the prone position and to describe the surgical technique.
- Wrist arthrodesis after failed wrist implant arthroplastyJ R Carlson
Harvard University Orthopaedic Program, Boston, MA, USA
J Hand Surg Am 23:893-8. 1998..has not achieved large success to date, and there are patients with failures in their procedures who will need arthrodesis. We review our experience in revising a wrist implant arthroplasty to an arthrodesis with a block graft of ..
- Isolated talonavicular arthrodesis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis of the foot and tibialis posterior tendon dysfunctionStanislav Popelka
1st Orthopaedic Clinic, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:38. 2010..Major contributors to the early development of foot deformities include talonavicular joint destruction and tibialis posterior tendon dysfunction, mainly due to its rupture...
- Biomechanical comparison of single- and two-level cervical arthroplasty versus arthrodesis: effect on adjacent-level spinal kinematicsBryan W Cunningham
St Joseph Medical Center, Towson, MD 21204, USA
Spine J 10:341-9. 2010The use of motion-preserving spinal implants versus conventional arthrodesis instrumentation systems, which stabilize operative segments, necessitates improved understanding of their effect on spinal kinematics and the biomechanically ..
- Knee arthrodesis with the Ilizarov external fixator as treatment for septic failure of knee arthroplastyM Spina
VII Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
J Orthop Traumatol 11:81-8. 2010..The authors report the results of femoral-tibial fusion with an Ilizarov circular external fixator following septic loosening of knee prosthesis...
- A new concept for thumb basal joint arthrodesis: the V-shaped osteotomyJoris Duerinckx
Christine M Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 14:73-6. 2010Nonunion is a common complication after trapeziometacarpal joint arthrodesis. Classically, arthrodesis involves the apposition of the trapezium to the metacarpal after excision of the diseased joint surfaces producing either a cone-in-..
- Use of a trabecular metal implant in ankle arthrodesis after failed total ankle replacementAnders Henricson
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Falu Central Hospital, Sweden
Acta Orthop 81:745-7. 2010b>Arthrodesis after failed total ankle replacement is complicated and delayed union, nonunion, and shortening of the leg often occur-especially with large bone defects...
- Is there still a place for arthrodesis in the surgical treatment of basal joint osteoarthritis of the thumb?Luc De Smet
Department of Orthopaedics, University Hospital Pellenberg, Belgium
Acta Orthop Belg 76:719-24. 2010..and prosthesis--in the treatment for trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis, one may question the value of an arthrodesis in particular situations...
- Limited arthrodesis for scaphoid nonunionS F Viegas
Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77551
J Hand Surg Am 19:127-33. 1994..history and biomechanical studies and includes the excision of the distal scaphoid fragment and a limited arthrodesis that incorporates the proximal pole of the scaphoid, the lunate, and the capitate...
- Wrist kinematics after limited intercarpal arthrodesisM Garcia Elias
Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minn 55905
J Hand Surg Am 14:791-9. 1989..These kinematic changes are likely to enhance shear stresses on the lunate and tension on the surrounding ligaments, potentially diminishing long-term functional results...
- Shoulder arthrodesis with a reconstruction plateJae Myeung Chun
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap 2dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
Int Orthop 33:1025-30. 2009From 1995 to 2005, arthrodesis with a reconstruction plate was performed for eight shoulders. The average follow-up period was 44 months...
- Degenerative arthritis of the wrist: proximal row carpectomy versus scaphoid excision and four-corner arthrodesisM S Cohen
Hand and Elbow Program, The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
J Hand Surg Am 26:94-104. 2001..of 19 patients from separate institutions performing exclusively either a scaphoid excision and 4-corner arthrodesis (lunate, capitate, hamate, and triquetrum) or proximal row carpectomy (PRC) for scapholunate advanced collapse ..
- Shoulder arthrodesisD J Clare
Department of Orthopaedics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 83:593-600. 2001Current indications for shoulder arthrodesis include posttraumatic brachial plexus injuries, paralysis of the deltoid muscle and rotator cuff, chronic infection, failed revision arthroplasty, severe refractory instability, and bone ..
- Knee arthrodesis with the Sheffield external ring fixator: fusion in 6 of 10 consecutive patientsAnton K Ulstrup
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Roskilde County Hospital, Køge, Denmark
Acta Orthop 78:371-6. 2007Knee arthrodesis with external fixation (XF) is a possible salvage procedure for infected total knee arthroplasties (TKA). We report the outcome in 10 patients who underwent arthrodesis with the Sheffield Ring Fixator.
- [Arthrodesis of the shoulder. A new and soft-tissue-sparing technique with a deep locking plate in the supraspinatus fossa]A Klonz
ATOS Praxisklinik GmbH and Co KG, Bismarckstrasse 9 15, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
Unfallchirurg 110:891-5. 2007b>Arthrodesis of the glenohumeral joint is a difficult intervention that involves a relatively high probability of complications. A stable internal fixation and secure consolidation is required...
- Hip arthrodesis with the dynamic hip screwMarcus J K Bankes
Department of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Brockley Hill, Stanmore, Middlesex, United Kingdom
J Pediatr Orthop 22:101-4. 2002..report a series of 10 patients (4 male, 6 female) with end-stage hip degeneration who underwent unilateral hip arthrodesis at an average age of 19 years (range 14-35)...
- Use of a retrograde nail for ankle arthrodesis in Charcot neuroarthropathy: a limb salvage procedureLuca Dalla Paola
Abano Terme Hospital, Diabetic Foot Department, Piazza Cristoforo Columbo 1, Abano Terme, Padova 35031, Italy
Foot Ankle Int 28:967-70. 2007..b>Arthrodesis before the ulcerated lesion appears is considered a limb salvage treatment...
- [Arthrodesis of the hip and its conversion]G Zeiler
Orthopädische Klinik Wichernhaus, Krankenhaus Rummelsberg
Orthopade 33:939-56; quiz 957. 2004b>Arthrodesis of the hip used to be an important means of treating painful and damaged hips. Increasing experiences in total hip replacement have led to restrictive indications for arthrodesis and to more and more total hip arthroplasty...
- Arthroscopic arthrodesis of the shoulder: a report of two casesAbeer Syal
Department of Surgery, Section of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Manitoba, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
J Shoulder Elbow Surg 17:e23-5. 2008
- Reconstructive surgery for complete talus extrusion using the sandwich block arthrodesis: a report of 2 casesHeiko Koller
Department of Traumatology and Reconstructive Surgery, Katharinenhospital, Stuttgart, Germany
J Foot Ankle Surg 46:493-8. 2007..In this report, we present 2 cases of total talus extrusion treated with the sandwich block tibiocalcaneal arthrodesis with structural autografts harvested from iliac crest...
- Intermediate and long-term outcomes of total ankle arthroplasty and ankle arthrodesis. A systematic review of the literatureS L Haddad
Illinois Bone and Joint Institute, Glenview Medical Arts Building, 2401 Ravine Way, Glenview, IL 60025, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1899-905. 2007..A systematic review of the literature addressing the intermediate and long-term outcomes of interest in total ankle arthroplasty and ankle arthrodesis was performed.
- Ankle arthrodesis with a retrograde femoral nail for Charcot ankle arthropathyMichael S Pinzur
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
Foot Ankle Int 26:545-9. 2005Tibiocalcaneal arthrodesis with retrograde intramedullary nailing has gained acceptance as a salvage procedure for a multitude of ankle and hindfoot disorders and is frequently used in Charcot arthropathy of the ankle...
- Use of implantable bone growth stimulation in Charcot ankle arthrodesisR Todd Hockenbury
University of Louisville, Advanced Orthopaedics of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40207, USA
Foot Ankle Int 28:971-6. 2007The purpose of this study was to review the results of arthrodesis of the Charcot hindfoot when an implantable bone growth stimulator was added to the procedure...
- KINEMATICS AND STABILITY OF THE ARCH OF THE FOOTHarold Kitaoka; Fiscal Year: 2001..Reconstruction operations for posterior tibial tendon dysfunction and flatfoot which do not involve extensive arthrodesis improve foot and ankle function in level walking...
- NIAMS Muiltidisciplinary Clinical Research Center in...Richard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2006..Study of Treatment for Discogenic Back Pain: a prospective cohort study will compare patients undergoing lumbar arthrodesis for degenerative discogenic pain with those having non-surgical treatments...
- Spinal Fusion Using Adipose Derived Adult Stem CellsJeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2005..An intertransverse spinal arthrodesis (L4 and L5) will be used to evaluate the osteogenic ability of syngeneic (Fischer rat derived) subcutaneous ..
- DESIGNED DEGRADABLE INTERBODY CAGESChia Ying Lin; Fiscal Year: 2007..and the intermediate- term load carry as well as directed biofactor delivery requirements will provide superior arthrodesis compared to current degradable cages fabricated from designs previously used for titanium cages...
- BIOPHYSICAL DETERMINANTS OF DIABETIC FOOT ULCER HEALINGCharles Saltzman; Fiscal Year: 2003..Three-dimensional rate of ulcer healing will be measured with stereophotography and computerized image analysis techniques. ..
- FGF-Silyl-Heparin Cerebral Aneurysm CoilsPAUL ZAMORA; Fiscal Year: 2002..The Phase I studies will develop the coated coils and perform initial animal evaluations. ..
- Thromboresistant vascular grafts:heparin-peptidomimeticsPAUL ZAMORA; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- TESTS OF MODELS OF RETINAL DISEASE ADAPTATIONDonald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2000..This could be especially valuable in assessing retinal function of patients with heterogeneous damage as in retinitis pigmentosa, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma. ..
- MEASURE OF HUMAN RECEPTOR AND POST-RECEPTOR ACTIVITYDonald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1993..Thus, we propose to develop a model of the human ERG that encompasses the activity of the inner nuclear layer as well as the receptors...
- TESTS OF MODELS OF RETINAL DISEASE AND ADAPTATIONDonald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1991..Finally, we intend to obtain a better understanding of the relative involvement of the rod and different cone mechanisms in retinitis pigmentosa and in progressive cone dystrophy...
- Changes in the Characteristics of Plantar Soft Tissue with DiabetesWILLIAM LEDOUX; Fiscal Year: 2007..Thus, not only is there a large diabetic population in the United States (> 6%), but they also account for a disproportional amount (>60%) of all non-traumatic lower extremity amputations. ..
- Complications of Surgery for Spinal Stenosis: A Clinical Prediction RuleRichard A Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2010..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: A new method for estimating surgical risk will improve patient safety and assist in surgical decision-making, informed consent, monitoring surgical products, &improving quality assessment. ..
- Complications of Surgery for Spinal Stenosis: A Clinical Prediction RuleRichard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2009..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: A new method for estimating surgical risk will improve patient safety and assist in surgical decision-making, informed consent, monitoring surgical products, & improving quality assessment. ..
- LMP-1 is a critical regulator of BMP signaling and BMP responsivenessScott Boden; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- An Outcome Study of Rheumatoid Hand ArthroplastyKevin Chung; Fiscal Year: 2007..Most importantly, this project will combine the experiences of both surgery and rheumatology services to jointly evaluate this surgical procedure. ..
- Studying models and mechanisms of optic nerve diseasesDonald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2007..The experiments under Aim 4 are designed to improve on the currently available methods of recording and analyzing the multifocal VEP. The aim is to improve the efficacy of the multifocal VEP technique in the clinic. ..
- Studying models and mechanisms of optic nerve diseasesDonald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2009..The experiments under Aim 4 are designed to improve on the currently available methods of recording and analyzing the multifocal VEP. The aim is to improve the efficacy of the multifocal VEP technique in the clinic. ..
- Complications of Surgery for Spinal Stenosis: A Clinical Prediction RuleRichard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2009..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: A new method for estimating surgical risk will improve patient safety and assist in surgical decision-making, informed consent, monitoring surgical products, & improving quality assessment. ..
- Tests of Models of Retinal/Optic Nerve Diseases&AdaptionDonald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2004..Finally, patients with acute optic neuritis will be followed with behavioral and mVEP techniques. An attempt will be made to understand the recovery o vision following optic neuritis (ON). ..
- MEASURE OF RECEPTOR AND POST RECEPTOR ACTIVITYDonald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2002..monkeys in which INL activity is pharmacologically dissected, b. normal human subjects, c. patients with disease of the INL, and d. mathematical work. ..
- REGULATION OF BMP-6 IN EARLY OSTEOBLAST DIFFERENTIATIONScott Boden; Fiscal Year: 2002..An increased understanding of the BMP-6 promoter may lead to strategies involving oligonucleotide therapy or viral-mediated delivery of factors to enhance expression of BMP-6 locally, or in a targeted population of cells. ..