wrist joint

Summary

Summary: The joint that is formed by the distal end of the RADIUS, the articular disc of the distal radioulnar joint, and the proximal row of CARPAL BONES; (SCAPHOID BONE; LUNATE BONE; triquetral bone).

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Bone edema scored on magnetic resonance imaging scans of the dominant carpus at presentation predicts radiographic joint damage of the hands and feet six years later in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Fiona M McQueen
    Auckland District Health Board and Auckland University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Arthritis Rheum 48:1814-27. 2003
  2. ncbi Reliable change and minimum important difference (MID) proportions facilitated group responsiveness comparisons using individual threshold criteria
    John S Schmitt
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Mayo Mail Code 388, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:1008-18. 2004
  3. ncbi ISB recommendation on definitions of joint coordinate systems of various joints for the reporting of human joint motion--Part II: shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand
    Ge Wu
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Vermont, 305 Rathwell Building, Burlington, VT, USA
    J Biomech 38:981-992. 2005
  4. doi A revolution in the management of fractures of the distal radius?
    N D Downing
    Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Queen s Medical Centre Campus, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:1271-5. 2008
  5. pmc Visual and musculoskeletal underpinnings of anchoring in rhythmic visuo-motor tracking
    Melvyn Roerdink
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University, Van der Boechorststraat 9, 1081BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Exp Brain Res 184:143-56. 2008
  6. doi Distal radius instability and stiffness: common complications of distal radius fractures
    William B Kleinman
    The Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center, 8501 Harcourt Road, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Hand Clin 26:245-64. 2010
  7. doi Magnetic resonance imaging in rheumatoid arthritis clinical trials: emerging patterns based on recent experience
    Charles G Peterfy
    Spire Sciences, LLC, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:2023-30. 2011
  8. doi External fixation versus internal fixation for unstable distal radius fractures: a systematic review and meta-analysis of comparative clinical trials
    David H Wei
    Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Trauma Training Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:386-94. 2012
  9. doi Analysis of viscoelastic properties of wrist joint for quantification of parkinsonian rigidity
    Byung Kyu Park
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng 19:167-76. 2011
  10. ncbi Bone oedema predicts erosive progression on wrist MRI in early RA--a 2-yr observational MRI and NC scintigraphy study
    Kari Palosaari
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Oulu University Hospital, Kajaanintie 50, FIN 90029, Box 50, Oulu, Finland
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 45:1542-8. 2006

Research Grants

  1. The Clinical Role of Wrist Joint Mechanoreceptors
    Richard Berger; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Becoming a member of the CPCRN-for prostatitis
    Richard Berger; Fiscal Year: 2005
  3. NORMAL AND ABNORMAL IN VIVO CARPAL BONE MOTION
    Joseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2005
  4. 3-D Multi-Articular Models of the Carpus
    Joseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2007
  5. Carpal Kinematics During Functional Tasks
    Joseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2007
  6. 3-D Multi-Articular Models of the Carpus
    Joseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2009
  7. Finite element modeling of Colles' fractures
    KAREN TROY; Fiscal Year: 2006
  8. Skeletal Muscle Injury: Mechanism Prevention & Treatment
    Richard Lieber; Fiscal Year: 2007
  9. MUSCLE INJURY: MECHANISM, PREVENTION & TREATMENT
    Richard Lieber; Fiscal Year: 1993
  10. National Center for Muscle Rehabilitation Research
    Richard Lieber; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications274 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Bone edema scored on magnetic resonance imaging scans of the dominant carpus at presentation predicts radiographic joint damage of the hands and feet six years later in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Fiona M McQueen
    Auckland District Health Board and Auckland University, Auckland, New Zealand
    Arthritis Rheum 48:1814-27. 2003
    ..These features are visible before radiographic joint damage occurs. We sought to examine whether MRI of one body region (the wrist) can be used to predict whole-body radiography scores reflecting joint damage at 6 years...
  2. ncbi Reliable change and minimum important difference (MID) proportions facilitated group responsiveness comparisons using individual threshold criteria
    John S Schmitt
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, School of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Mayo Mail Code 388, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 57:1008-18. 2004
    ..This study contrasted the use of responsiveness indices at the group level vs. individual patient level...
  3. ncbi ISB recommendation on definitions of joint coordinate systems of various joints for the reporting of human joint motion--Part II: shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand
    Ge Wu
    Department of Physical Therapy, University of Vermont, 305 Rathwell Building, Burlington, VT, USA
    J Biomech 38:981-992. 2005
    ..Adopting these standards will lead to better communication among researchers and clinicians...
  4. doi A revolution in the management of fractures of the distal radius?
    N D Downing
    Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust, Queen s Medical Centre Campus, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:1271-5. 2008
    ..The available evidence for adopting volar locking plates is presented and a number of important and, as yet unanswered, questions are highlighted...
  5. pmc Visual and musculoskeletal underpinnings of anchoring in rhythmic visuo-motor tracking
    Melvyn Roerdink
    Research Institute MOVE, Faculty of Human Movement Sciences, VU University, Van der Boechorststraat 9, 1081BT, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Exp Brain Res 184:143-56. 2008
    ....
  6. doi Distal radius instability and stiffness: common complications of distal radius fractures
    William B Kleinman
    The Indiana Hand to Shoulder Center, 8501 Harcourt Road, Indianapolis, IN 46260, USA
    Hand Clin 26:245-64. 2010
    ..This article also points out how stiffness of forearm rotation can result from a well-treated distal radius fracture and how this complication can be treated to restore healthy upper limb function...
  7. doi Magnetic resonance imaging in rheumatoid arthritis clinical trials: emerging patterns based on recent experience
    Charles G Peterfy
    Spire Sciences, LLC, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Rheumatol 38:2023-30. 2011
    ..In this study, we pool MRI data from randomized controlled clinical trails (RCT) to determine which combination of MCP and wrist joints are most sensitive and discriminative for structural changes over time...
  8. doi External fixation versus internal fixation for unstable distal radius fractures: a systematic review and meta-analysis of comparative clinical trials
    David H Wei
    Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Trauma Training Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:386-94. 2012
    ..In this systematic review and meta-analysis, we pool data from trials comparing external fixation and open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) for this injury...
  9. doi Analysis of viscoelastic properties of wrist joint for quantification of parkinsonian rigidity
    Byung Kyu Park
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Korea University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    IEEE Trans Neural Syst Rehabil Eng 19:167-76. 2011
    ..Severity of rigidity at the wrist was rated by a neurologist just before the experiment. Wrist joint torque resistive to the imposed movement was measured...
  10. ncbi Bone oedema predicts erosive progression on wrist MRI in early RA--a 2-yr observational MRI and NC scintigraphy study
    Kari Palosaari
    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Oulu University Hospital, Kajaanintie 50, FIN 90029, Box 50, Oulu, Finland
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 45:1542-8. 2006
    ..To investigate if disease assessment by contrast-enhanced dynamic and static magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and quantitative nanocolloid (NC) scintigraphy gives useful additional information in early rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  11. ncbi Ulnar styloid impaction syndrome
    S M Topper
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Colorado Health Science Center, Colorado Springs, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 22:699-704. 1997
    ..Details of the diagnosis of this condition, including a new provocative test, and operative management are discussed...
  12. doi Significant improvement in synovitis, osteitis, and bone erosion following golimumab and methotrexate combination therapy as compared with methotrexate alone: a magnetic resonance imaging study of 318 methotrexate-naive rheumatoid arthritis patients
    Mikkel Østergaard
    Department of Rheumatology, Copenhagen University Hospital at Glostrup, Glostrup, Denmark
    Arthritis Rheum 63:3712-22. 2011
    ..To evaluate the effects of golimumab on inflammation/structural damage detected by magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  13. ncbi The ulnar impaction syndrome: follow-up of ulnar shortening osteotomy
    S Chun
    State University of New York, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Syracuse 13202
    J Hand Surg Am 18:46-53. 1993
    ..Complications were rare, with no ulnar nonunions. This long-term follow-up study revealed that distal ulnar shortening osteotomy is an excellent procedure for the treatment of ulnar impaction syndrome...
  14. ncbi Effects of forearm rotation on the clinical evaluation of ulnar variance
    G L Yeh
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 26:1042-6. 2001
    ....
  15. doi Predictors of wrist function and health status after operative treatment of fractures of the distal radius
    John Sebastiaan Souer
    Hand and Upper Extremity Service, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:157-163. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi Ulnar shortening osteotomy in idiopathic ulnar impaction syndrome
    Goo Hyun Baek
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Seoul National University College of Medicine, 28 Yongon Dong, Chongno Gu, Seoul 110 744, South Korea
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2649-54. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical features of idiopathic ulnar impaction syndrome and the outcomes of ulnar shortening osteotomy for this group of patients...
  17. doi Prediction of MRI erosive progression: a comparison of modern imaging modalities in early rheumatoid arthritis patients
    Pernille Bøyesen
    Department of Rheumatology, Diakonhjemmet Hospital, Oslo, Norway
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:176-9. 2011
    ..To examine the associations between modern imaging modalities and joint damage measured as 1-year MRI erosive progression, in early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients...
  18. ncbi Volar fixed-angle plate fixation for unstable distal radius fractures in the elderly patient
    Jorge L Orbay
    Miami Hand Center, 8905 SW 87 Avenue, Suite 100, Miami, FL 33176, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 29:96-102. 2004
    ..This report presents our experience treating distal radius fractures in the elderly population using a volar fixed-angle internal fixation plate...
  19. ncbi Ulnar shortening effect on distal radioulnar joint stability: a biomechanical study
    Masao Nishiwaki
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
    J Hand Surg Am 30:719-26. 2005
    ..The degree to which the torn TFCC may be tensioned to restabilize the DRUJ with ulnar recession is uncertain. This study examined changes in the stabilizing effect of the ulnar-shortening procedure in several TFCC tear conditions...
  20. ncbi Early-stage rheumatoid arthritis: prospective study of the effectiveness of MR imaging for diagnosis
    H Sugimoto
    Departments of Radiology, Division of Clinical Immunology, Jichi Medical School, Tochigi ken, Japan
    Radiology 216:569-75. 2000
    ..To assess the effectiveness of magnetic resonance (MR) imaging for the diagnosis of early-stage rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  21. ncbi Triangular fibrocartilage complex lesions: a classification
    A K Palmer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, SUNY Health Science Center, Syracuse 13202
    J Hand Surg Am 14:594-606. 1989
    ..Degenerative lesions are classified by the location and severity of degenerative changes of the triangular fibrocartilage complex, ulnar head, ulnocarpal bones and lunotriquetral ligament...
  22. ncbi Functional outcome and complications after volar plating for dorsally displaced, unstable fractures of the distal radius
    Tamara D Rozental
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orhopedic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 31:359-65. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the functional outcome of patients treated with volar fixed-angle plating for dorsally displaced, unstable distal radius fractures...
  23. doi MRI bone oedema is the strongest predictor of subsequent radiographic progression in early rheumatoid arthritis. Results from a 2-year randomised controlled trial (CIMESTRA)
    M L Hetland
    Department of Rheumatology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:384-90. 2009
    ..To identify predictors of radiographic progression in a 2-year randomised, double-blind, clinical study (CIMESTRA) of patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA)...
  24. doi Comparison of external and percutaneous pin fixation with plate fixation for intra-articular distal radial fractures. A randomized study
    Frankie Leung
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:16-22. 2008
    ..Two commonly used treatment methods are external fixation combined with percutaneous pin fixation and plate fixation. We performed a prospective multicenter randomized trial to compare these two treatment strategies...
  25. ncbi Functional outcome of en bloc excision and osteoarticular allograft replacement with the Sauve-Kapandji procedure for Campanacci grade 3 giant-cell tumor of the distal radius
    Robert M Szabo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, 95817, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 31:1340-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess with validated patient outcome surveys the intermediate to long-term outcomes of all patients treated with this surgery and to analyze their functional results and document tumor control...
  26. pmc The EULAR-OMERACT rheumatoid arthritis MRI reference image atlas: the wrist joint
    B Ejbjerg
    Department of Rheumatology, Copenhagen University Hospital at Hvidovre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Ann Rheum Dis 64:i23-47. 2005
    This paper presents the wrist joint MR images of the EULAR-OMERACT rheumatoid arthritis MRI reference image atlas...
  27. doi Diagnosis and anatomic reconstruction of extensor carpi ulnaris subluxation
    Allison J MacLennan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98105 4743, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:59-64. 2008
    ..To evaluate the efficacy of dynamic ultrasound to diagnose extensor carpi ulnaris (ECU) subluxation and assess the results of a new technique for anatomic ECU tendon sheath reconstruction...
  28. doi Bridging external fixation and supplementary Kirschner-wire fixation versus volar locked plating for unstable fractures of the distal radius: a randomised, prospective trial
    K Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery The New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:1214-21. 2008
    ..The function at one year was similar in the two groups. No clear advantage could be demonstrated with either treatment but fewer re-operations were required in the external fixation group...
  29. doi Assessment of distal radioulnar joint instability after distal radius fracture: comparison of computed tomography and clinical examination results
    Jong Pil Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dankook University School of Medicine, Cheonan, Korea
    J Hand Surg Am 33:1486-92. 2008
    ..To compare computed tomography (CT) and clinical stress test findings in terms of the assessment of distal radioulnar joint (DRUJ) instability after distal radius fracture...
  30. ncbi Evaluation of an instrumented glove for hand-movement acquisition
    Laura Dipietro
    RTR Research Centre in Rehabilitation Bioengineering, INAIL Prosthetic Centre, Viareggio, LU, Italy
    J Rehabil Res Dev 40:179-89. 2003
    ..It also allows for dynamic and simultaneous recording of hand-joint movements. Future work will investigate accuracy of measurements...
  31. ncbi A ceramic prosthesis for the treatment of tumours of the distal radius
    H Hatano
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Niigata Cancer Center Hospital, Niigata, Japan
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:1656-8. 2006
    ..This method of treatment results in little pain, a moderate range of movement and satisfactory function...
  32. ncbi Do radiographic indices of distal radius fracture reduction predict outcomes in older adults receiving conservative treatment?
    J L Jaremko
    Department of Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Radiol 62:65-72. 2007
    ..To investigate whether radiographic deformities suggesting inadequate reduction would be associated with adverse clinical outcomes...
  33. ncbi Biaxial total-wrist arthroplasty
    T K Cobb
    Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 21:1011-21. 1996
    ..The Kaplan-Meier probability of survival free of revision was 83% at last follow-up evaluation..
  34. ncbi The effect of electro-acupuncture on spasticity of the wrist joint in chronic stroke survivors
    Mukul Mukherjee
    Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS 66160 7601, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 88:159-66. 2007
    To quantitatively assess the change in spasticity of the impaired wrist joint in chronic stroke patients after electro-acupuncture treatment.
  35. ncbi 4D rotational x-ray imaging of wrist joint dynamic motion
    Bart Carelsen
    Department of Medical Physics, Academic Medical Center, PO Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Med Phys 32:2771-6. 2005
    ..This involves several x-ray modalities and sophisticated 2D to 3D matching for the complex wrist joint. We present a method for the acquisition of dynamic 3D images of a moving joint...
  36. ncbi [Osteoid osteoma of the wrist joint resembling tenosynovitis]
    Gershon Volpin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Western Galilee Hospital, Nahariya, Israel
    Harefuah 145:885-8, 942-3. 2006
    Osteoid osteoma of bones of the wrist joint is a relatively rare lesion. This article presents a series of three patients, one with osteoid osteoma of the styloid process of the radius and two with osteoid osteoma of the capitate bone...
  37. ncbi Responsiveness of the short form-36, disability of the arm, shoulder, and hand questionnaire, patient-rated wrist evaluation, and physical impairment measurements in evaluating recovery after a distal radius fracture
    J C MacDermid
    Hand and Upper Limb Centre, St Joseph s Health Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Hand Surg Am 25:330-40. 2000
    ..Of the physical tests, grip strength was most responsive, followed by range of motion. Responsive patient-rating scales and physical performance evaluations can assist with outcome evaluation of patients with distal radius fracture...
  38. doi Long-term subjective and radiological outcome after reconstruction of Kienböck's disease stage 3 treated by a free vascularized iliac bone graft
    Rohit Arora
    Department of Trauma Surgery and Sports Medicine, Medical University Innsbruck, Innsbruck, Austria
    J Hand Surg Am 33:175-81. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to report the over-10-year results and to compare them with the 5-year results to determine whether the favorable intermediate-term results were maintained...
  39. doi Scapholunate advanced collapse and scaphoid nonunion advanced collapse arthritis--update on evaluation and treatment
    Robert J Strauch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:729-35. 2011
    ..Controversy persists over the relative merits of PRC versus 4-corner arthrodesis and whether PRC may be performed in the setting of capitate arthritis...
  40. ncbi An electrode configuration technique using an electrode matrix arrangement for FES-based upper arm rehabilitation systems
    S B O'Dwyer
    Biomedical Electronics Laboratory, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, University of Limerick, Ireland
    Med Eng Phys 28:166-76. 2006
    ..The results show a high variation in hand response across different subjects. In addition, for all subjects tested an ideal response was found which shows some justification for the use of the proposed technique...
  41. pmc UK DRAFFT - a randomised controlled trial of percutaneous fixation with kirschner wires versus volar locking-plate fixation in the treatment of adult patients with a dorsally displaced fracture of the distal radius
    Matthew L Costa
    Division of Health Sciences, Warwick Medical School, The University of Warwick, Coventry, CV2 2DX, UK
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 12:201. 2011
    ....
  42. ncbi Ultrasound imaging for the rheumatologist. XX. Sonographic assessment of hand and wrist joint involvement in rheumatoid arthritis: comparison between two- and three-dimensional ultrasonography
    E Filippucci
    Cattedra di Reumatologia, Universita, Politecnica delle Marche, Jesi, Italy
    Clin Exp Rheumatol 27:197-200. 2009
    ..This study is an initial step towards establishing a methodology necessary for developing multi-centre US studies which are aimed at assessing hand involvement in patients with RA...
  43. ncbi Ulnar styloid fractures associated with distal radius fractures: incidence and implications for distal radioulnar joint instability
    Megan M May
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 27:965-71. 2002
    ..A fracture at the ulnar styloid's base and significant displacement of an ulnar styloid fracture were found to increase the risk of distal radioulnar joint instability...
  44. doi Treatment of advanced-stage Kienböck's disease with proximal row carpectomy: an average 15-year follow-up
    Boyd C Lumsden
    Hand and Upper Extremity Center of Northeast Wisconsin, Appleton, WI, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:493-502. 2008
    ....
  45. ncbi The use of the 4 + 5 extensor compartmental vascularized bone graft for the treatment of Kienböck's disease
    Steven L Moran
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:50-8. 2005
    ..This study examines our experience with the use of the 4 + 5 extensor compartmental artery (ECA) bone graft for the treatment of Kienböck's disease...
  46. ncbi Long-term results of Kienböck's disease treated by triscaphe arthrodesis and excisional arthroplasty with a coiled palmaris longus tendon
    A Minami
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    J Hand Surg Am 19:219-28. 1994
    ..Two of these five patients had subsequent wrist arthrodesis. We conclude that stage IIIB is a specific indication for scaphotrapeziotrapezoidal arthrodesis...
  47. ncbi Incidence of ligament lesions and associated degenerative changes in the elderly wrist
    T W Wright
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Florida, Gainesville 32610
    J Hand Surg Am 19:313-8. 1994
    ..These ligament defects occur as a process of aging and behave in a manner quite different from traumatic lesions of these same structures in the younger population...
  48. ncbi Treatment of Kienbock's disease with capitohamate arthrodesis: pain relief with minimal morbidity
    Scott 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 for this disease...
  49. ncbi Relation between median and ulnar nerve function and wrist kinematics during wheelchair propulsion
    Michael L Boninger
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Human Engineering Research Laboratories, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh and VA Pittsburgh Health Care System, 7180 Highland Drive, 151R 1, Pittsburgh, PA 15206, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 85:1141-5. 2004
    ..To investigate the relation between median and ulnar nerve health and wrist kinematics in wheelchair users...
  50. ncbi Wrist motion in handrim wheelchair propulsion
    H E Veeger
    Institute of Fundamental and Clinical Human Movement Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Rehabil Res Dev 35:305-13. 1998
    ..population is the movement pattern of the wrist during handrim wheelchair propulsion, which could include large wrist joint angles and wrist/finger flexor activity...
  51. doi Quantification of colour Doppler activity in the wrist in patients with rheumatoid arthritis--the reliability of different methods for image selection and evaluation
    K Ellegaard
    The Parker Institute, Frederiksberg Hospital
    Ultraschall Med 29:393-8. 2008
    ..This study investigated the test-retest reliability of ultrasound colour Doppler measurements in the wrist of patients with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) using different selection and quantification methods...
  52. ncbi Age estimation from root development of mandibular third molars in comparison with skeletal age of wrist joint
    Vrinda J Bhat
    Forensic Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, India
    Am J Forensic Med Pathol 28:238-41. 2007
    ..Depending on the exact stage of root development as seen in the radiograph, the chronologic age was determined. This method sheds a new light on determining the ages of 15, 16, and 18 years, which has an immense medicolegal bearing...
  53. pmc Assessment by MRI of inflammation and damage in rheumatoid arthritis patients with methotrexate inadequate response receiving golimumab: results of the GO-FORWARD trial
    Philip G Conaghan
    Section of Musculoskeletal Disease, Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, Chapel Allerton Hospital, Chapeltown Road, Leeds LS7 4SA, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 70:1968-74. 2011
    ..To evaluate golimumab's effect on MRI-detected inflammation and structural damage in patients with active rheumatoid arthritis (RA) despite methotrexate (MTX)...
  54. ncbi Lunate silicone replacement arthroplasty in Kienböck's disease: a long-term follow-up
    A H Alexander
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Naval Hospital, Oakland, CA 94627 5000
    J Hand Surg Am 15:401-7. 1990
    ....
  55. ncbi Ulna shortening osteotomy using a compression device
    Neal C Chen
    Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 28:88-93. 2003
    ..To report the functional and radiographic outcomes of a cohort of patients treated for ulnar impaction syndrome with a single technique of ulnar shortening osteotomy...
  56. doi Ulnar-shortening effect on distal radioulnar joint pressure: a biomechanical study
    Masao Nishiwaki
    Biomechanics Laboratory, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Keio University, Shinjuku ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Hand Surg Am 33:198-205. 2008
    ..This study aimed to examine the changes in pressure at the DRUJ by simulating the ulnar-shortening procedure in intact and torn states of the triangular fibrocartilage complex...
  57. ncbi Palmar plate fixation of AO type C2 fracture of distal radius using a locking compression plate--a biomechanical study in a cadaveric model
    F Leung
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Queen Mary Hospital, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, People s Republic of China
    J Hand Surg Br 28:263-6. 2003
    ..The results show that, under 100N axial load, the palmar locking compression T-plate restores stability comparable to that of the intact radius, and is superior to conventional palmar or dorsal T-plates...
  58. ncbi Low-profile dorsal plating for dorsally angulated distal radius fractures: an outcomes study
    Atul F Kamath
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 31:1061-7. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the functional outcome of dorsal plating for dorsally angulated distal radius fractures at a single institution...
  59. ncbi Clinical results of treatment of triangular fibrocartilage complex tears by arthroscopic debridement
    A Minami
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    J Hand Surg Am 21:406-11. 1996
    ..Good results correlated with grip strength; all patients with post-traumatic TFCC tears had excellent results, while those with degenerative TFCC tears did poorly...
  60. doi Arthroscopic treatment of ulnar impaction syndrome
    Kyle D Bickel
    Division of Plastic Surgery, UCSF School of Medicine, The Hand Center of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94109, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:1420-3. 2008
    ..It affords a single-stage, minimally invasive approach, with similar efficacy and fewer complications than open wafer resection or ulnar shortening osteotomy...
  61. doi Ulnar-sided wrist pain: evaluation and treatment of triangular fibrocartilage complex tears, ulnocarpal impaction syndrome, and lunotriquetral ligament tears
    Kavi Sachar
    Hand Surgery Associates, Denver, CO 80210, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:1669-79. 2008
    ..Common causes of ulnar-sided wrist pain include triangular fibrocartilage complex injuries, lunotriquetral ligament injuries, and ulnar impaction syndrome...
  62. doi Wrist mobilization following volar plate fixation of fractures of the distal part of the radius
    Santiago A Lozano-Calderon
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Yawkey Center, Suite 2100, 55 Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1297-304. 2008
    ..We performed a clinical trial comparing mobilization of the wrist joint within two weeks (early motion) or at six weeks (late motion) after volar plate fixation of a fracture of the ..
  63. ncbi Functional outcome following excision of tumours of the distal radius and reconstruction by autologous non-vascularized osteoarticular fibula grafting
    N Maruthainar
    London Bone and Soft Tissue Tumour Service, The Royal National Othopaedic Hospital Trust, Stanmore, Middlesex, UK
    J Hand Surg Br 27:171-4. 2002
    ..This technique achieves a satisfactory functional result without compromise of the prognosis for the tumour...
  64. doi Ulnar translocation after excision of a Campanacci grade-3 giant-cell tumour of the distal radius: an effective method of reconstruction
    A Puri
    Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, 400 012, India
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:875-9. 2010
    ..It avoids the need for a microvascular procedure while retaining rotation of the forearm and good function of the hand...
  65. ncbi External fixation for the treatment of intra-articular fractures of the distal radius: short-term results
    Maruan Haddad
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery A, Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 12:406-9. 2010
    ..There is controversy as to which is the preferred treatment for distal radius intra-articular fractures--anatomic reduction or external fixation...
  66. pmc MRI of the wrist in early rheumatoid arthritis can be used to predict functional outcome at 6 years
    N Benton
    Department of Rheumatology, Auckland Hospital, Aukland, New Zealand
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:555-61. 2004
    ..To determine whether magnetic resonance (MR) scans of the dominant wrist of patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) can be used to predict functional outcome at 6 years' follow up...
  67. ncbi Biaxial total wrist arthroplasty in rheumatoid arthritis. Satisfactory functional results
    M Stegeman
    Ziekenhuis Rijnstate, Postbus 9555, 6800 TA, Arnhem, The Netherlands
    Rheumatol Int 25:191-4. 2005
    ..Four TWAs showed early dislocation, one of which was revised. Biaxial TWA yields good short-term results in rheumatoid patients, although instability is a frequent complication...
  68. ncbi Biaxial wrist replacement. Initial results in the rheumatoid patient
    N H Courtman
    Wrightington Hospital NHS Trust, Wigan, UK
    J Hand Surg Br 24:32-4. 1999
    ..Two radial and three carpal components showed radiolucent lines. Follow-up, however, was too short to determine whether this indicates progressive loosening...
  69. doi Radiographic study on the pattern of wrist joint destruction in rheumatoid arthritis
    Takashi Kitamura
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University, 2 2 Yamadaoka, Suita, Osaka 565 0871, Japan
    Clin Rheumatol 30:353-9. 2011
    When planning therapy for rheumatoid arthritis (RA) in the wrist joint, knowing the pattern of joint destruction is important. There were a few studies using the Larsen and modified Larsen method to evaluate RA wrist joint destruction...
  70. ncbi Proximal row carpectomy and intercarpal arthrodesis for the management of wrist arthritis
    John 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
    ..Treatment selection should be based on surgeon preference and experience as well as on the patient's understanding of the possible complications and benefits of each procedure...
  71. ncbi Conservative surgical treatment of wrist arthritis
    Michael Hausman
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Instr Course Lect 53:23-30. 2004
    ..However, the patient with wrist pain and established but mild, moderate, or localized degenerative changes and good motion remains a treatment dilemma...
  72. ncbi Wrist kinematics after limited intercarpal arthrodesis
    M 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...
  73. ncbi Hand and wrist problems in general practice--patient characteristics and factors related to symptom severity
    M N Spies-Dorgelo
    Department of General Practice, VU University Medical Center, Van der Boechorststraat 7, 1081 BT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:1723-8. 2007
    ....
  74. ncbi Functional ranges of motion of the wrist joint
    J Y Ryu
    Orthopedic Biomechanics Laboratory, Mayo Clinic Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minn 55905
    J Hand Surg Am 16:409-19. 1991
    ..This converts to 40 degrees each of wrist flexion and extension, and 40 degrees of combined radial-ulnar deviation. This study provides normal standards for the functional range of motion of the wrist...
  75. ncbi Time off work due to scaphoid fractures and other carpal injuries in The Netherlands in the period 1990 to 1993
    A B van der Molen
    Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
    J Hand Surg Br 24:193-8. 1999
    ..Despite the significant time off work, the prognosis for return to work was excellent...
  76. ncbi Salvage procedures for degenerative osteoarthritis of the wrist due to advanced carpal collapse
    Luc De Smet
    University Hospital Pellenberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 72:535-40. 2006
    ..There was a significant increase in gripping force in the PRC group, but not in the others. The final gripping force was not significantly different in the three treatment regimes...
  77. ncbi Fate of failed Meuli total wrist arthroplasty
    Esther Vogelin
    Handchirurgische Abteilung Inselspital Bern, Universitat Bern, Switzerland
    J Hand Surg Br 28:61-8. 2003
    ..However, complications and reoperations may occur after both revision arthroplasty and arthrodesis...
  78. ncbi Joint angle variability in 3D bimanual pointing: uncontrolled manifold analysis
    Dmitry Domkin
    Centre for Musculoskeletal Research, University of Gavle, Box 7629, 907 12, Umea, Sweden
    Exp Brain Res 163:44-57. 2005
    ....
  79. ncbi An anatomical study of the ligaments of the ulnar compartment of the wrist
    Saburo Sasao
    Department of Anatomy, St Marianna University School of Medicine, 2 16 1 Sugao, Miyamaeku, Kanagawa 216 8511, Japan
    Hand Surg 8:219-26. 2003
    ....
  80. ncbi Proximal row carpectomy: clinical evaluation
    J E Imbriglia
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Allegheny General Hospital, PA
    J Hand Surg Am 15:426-30. 1990
    ..Motion between the capitate and the radius is translational with a moving center of motion, which may dissipate load on the radius and explain the relative success of the procedure...
  81. ncbi Proximal row carpectomy: a multicenter study
    R W Culp
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Naval Hospital, Oakland, Calif
    J Hand Surg Am 18:19-25. 1993
    ..The procedure failed in all three patients with rheumatoid arthritis. Patients with mild preoperative arthritic changes had better results than those with advanced disease...
  82. doi Evaluation of a Swedish version of the patient-rated wrist evaluation outcome questionnaire: good responsiveness, validity, and reliability, in 99 patients recovering from a fracture of the distal radius
    Maria T Wilcke
    Division of Orthopaedics, Karolinska Institute at Danderyd Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 43:94-101. 2009
    ..79, Spearman's rank coefficient = 0.99, Cronbach's alpha = 0.94-0.97). We found this Swedish version of the PRWE to be responsive, valid, and reliable for evaluating the patient-rated outcome after a fracture of the distal radius...
  83. ncbi Abnormal reciprocal inhibition between antagonist muscles in Parkinson's disease
    S Meunier
    Clinical Neurophysiology, Réeducation and INSERM U289, Hopital de la Salpetriere, France
    Brain 123:1017-26. 2000
    ..They could play a role in the disturbances of precise voluntary movements observed in Parkinson's disease...
  84. doi Locked volar plating for unstable distal radial fractures: clinical and radiological outcomes
    Dominique Knight
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, The Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Old Dalkeith Road, Edinburgh, EH16 4SU, UK
    Injury 41:184-9. 2010
    ..They should be used with caution particularly in fractures with significant metaphyseal comminution...
  85. doi Simulated radioscapholunate fusion alters carpal kinematics while preserving dart-thrower's motion
    Ryan P Calfee
    Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:503-10. 2008
    ..This study tested the hypothesis that radioscapholunate fusion alters the kinematic behavior of the remaining lunotriquetral and midcarpal joints, with specific focus on the dart-thrower's motion...
  86. ncbi 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. 1994
    ....
  87. ncbi Arthroscopic diagnosis of ligament lesions of the wrist
    L Adolfsson
    Department of Plastic Surgery, University Hospital, , Sweden
    J Hand Surg Br 19:505-12. 1994
    ..Because of the variety of pathological changes arthroscopy is recommended in the management of patients with post-traumatic wrist pain...
  88. doi A systematic review of total wrist arthroplasty compared with total wrist arthrodesis for rheumatoid arthritis
    Christi 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...
  89. ncbi Scapholunate advanced collapse wrist salvage
    D Ashmead
    Connecticut Combined Hand Surgery Service, Hartford Hospital, University of Connecticut, Newington Children s Hospital
    J Hand Surg Am 19:741-50. 1994
    ..Complications were few. Nonunion occurred in three cases. A dorsal impingement of the capitate and radius (12%) was felt to be technique-related and avoidable by careful capitolunate alignment...
  90. ncbi Wrist arthrodesis after failed wrist implant arthroplasty
    J R Carlson
    Harvard University Orthopaedic Program, Boston, MA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 23:893-8. 1998
    ..All the patients were satisfied. Arthrodesis after failed wrist implant arthroplasty is a satisfactory procedure, and a fresh-frozen allograft can be used effectively in wrist fusion...
  91. doi An explanation for the apparent dissociation between clinical remission and continued structural deterioration in rheumatoid arthritis
    A K Brown
    Leeds Institute of Molecular Medicine, University of Leeds, and Chapel Allerton Hospital, Leeds, UK
    Arthritis Rheum 58:2958-67. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the long-term significance of subclinical synovitis and its relationship to structural outcome...
  92. ncbi Degenerative arthritis of the wrist: proximal row carpectomy versus scaphoid excision and four-corner arthrodesis
    M 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
    ..Both PRC and scaphoid excision and 4-corner arthrodesis are motion-preserving options for the treatment of scapholunate advanced collapse arthritis with minimal subjective or objective differences in short-term follow-up evaluations...
  93. doi Treatment of the wrist in rheumatoid arthritis
    Klemens Trieb
    Department of Orthopaedics, Klinikum Kreuzschwestern Wels, Wels, Austria
    J Hand Surg Am 33:113-23. 2008
    ..This article reviews pathologic changes in the rheumatoid hand and their surgical treatment alternatives...
  94. ncbi Osteoarticular allograft reconstruction of the distal radius after bone tumour resection
    G Bianchi
    Istituto Ortopedico Rizzoli, Bologna, Italy
    J Hand Surg Br 30:369-73. 2005
    ..Subchondral bone alterations and joint narrowing were present in all cases but were painful in only one patient. The mean range of motion was 51 degrees of flexion and 37 degrees of extension...
  95. ncbi Synovial membrane enhancement and bone erosion by magnetic resonance imaging for prediction of radiologic progression in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis
    Nobuyuki Tanaka
    Rheumatology Unit, Sapporo Gorinbashi Orthopedic Hospital in Gorinbashi Hospitals, 2 1 Kawazoe, Minami Ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido 005 0802, Japan
    Rheumatol Int 25:103-7. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prognostic factors related to radiographic progression in patients with early rheumatoid arthritis (RA) (less than 1 year after onset) undergoing enhanced MRI at entry...
  96. ncbi Complete 3D kinematics of upper extremity functional tasks
    Carolien J van Andel
    MOVE Institute for Human Movement Research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gait Posture 27:120-7. 2008
    ..The results of this study could form the normative basis for the development of a 'UX analysis report' equivalent to the 'gait analysis report' and would allow for future comparisons with pediatric and/or pathologic movement patterns...
  97. ncbi Triangular fibrocartilage injury: a laboratory model
    B D Adams
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Iowa City, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 21:189-93. 1996
    ..Since complete avulsions of the triangular fibrocartilage occurred without a fracture, the absence of a fracture does not rule out a destabilizing injury to the distal radioulnar joint...
  98. ncbi Management of the failed biaxial wrist replacement
    S C Talwalkar
    Centre for Upper Limb Surgery, Wrightington Hospital, Hall Lane, Appley Bridge, Wigan, UK
    J Hand Surg Br 30:248-51. 2005
    ..Revision to another wrist replacement appears no worse than a wrist fusion in the short term and patients value the preservation of movement that an implant offers...
  99. ncbi The triangular fibrocartilage complex: an important component of the pulley for the ulnar wrist extensor
    J B Tang
    Department of Orthopedics, Robert C Byrd Health Sciences Center, West Virginia University, Morgantown, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 23:986-91. 1998
    ....
  100. ncbi A comparative study of clinical and radiological outcomes of dorsally angulated, unstable distal radius fractures in elderly patients: intrafocal pinning versus volar locking plating
    Toshihisa Oshige
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Occupational and Environmental Health, Kitakyushu, Japan
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1385-92. 2007
    ..To compare the clinical and radiological outcomes of intrafocal pinning (IFP) and volar locking plating (VLP) of dorsally angulated, unstable distal radius fractures in elderly patients...
  101. ncbi The evaluation of a new digital semi-automated system for the radiological assessment of distal radial fractures
    A J Grainger
    Department of Radiology, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
    Skeletal Radiol 31:457-63. 2002
    ..To compare intra- and inter-observer variation for measurements of wrist deformity using a manual method of measurement and a semi-automated digital system developed in our department...

Research Grants94

  1. The Clinical Role of Wrist Joint Mechanoreceptors
    Richard Berger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This research project will characterize the populations of mechanoreceptors in the wrist joint capsule associated with the anterior and posterior interosseous nerves...
  2. Becoming a member of the CPCRN-for prostatitis
    Richard Berger; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Furthermore, the same multidisciplinary focus and experience will allow us the flexibility to design and carry out ancillary studies, which will fit with the overall plan of the CPCRN. ..
  3. NORMAL AND ABNORMAL IN VIVO CARPAL BONE MOTION
    Joseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our goal is to generate information that will improve the evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of wrist injury. ..
  4. 3-D Multi-Articular Models of the Carpus
    Joseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These discoveries will lead to new treatments for wrist disease and trauma, which affect men and women of all ages, and account for significant medical expenses and lost productivity each year. ..
  5. Carpal Kinematics During Functional Tasks
    Joseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Understanding how the carpus and distal forearm function is crucial to reducing work-related upper extremity musculoskeletal disorders. ..
  6. 3-D Multi-Articular Models of the Carpus
    Joseph Crisco; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These discoveries will lead to new treatments for wrist disease and trauma, which affect men and women of all ages, and account for significant medical expenses and lost productivity each year. ..
  7. Finite element modeling of Colles' fractures
    KAREN TROY; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Skeletal Muscle Injury: Mechanism Prevention & Treatment
    Richard Lieber; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These studies not only provide insights into the damage mechanism, but also shed light on important structure-function relationships in normal muscle. ..
  9. MUSCLE INJURY: MECHANISM, PREVENTION & TREATMENT
    Richard Lieber; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..As a result of these studies, our improved understanding of muscle injury will permit prescription of exercises and movements which could decrease injury and facilitate recovery following injury...
  10. National Center for Muscle Rehabilitation Research
    Richard Lieber; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  11. Direct Determination of Lower Extremity of Muscle Design
    Richard Lieber; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This data, once available to the biomechanical community will propel this field to the next level and enable development of meaningful new surgical procedures and objective methods of evaluating human musculoskeletal function. ..
  12. Muscle Biological and Biomechanical Response in Cerebral Palsy
    Richard L Lieber; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..They limit function of the arms and legs, can prevent hygiene and can cause extreme pain. The purpose of this application is to study how contractures form and to develop nonsurgical methods to treat them. ..
  13. INTRAOPERATIVE MEASUREMENT IN CEREBRAL PALSY SURGERY
    Richard Lieber; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..In addition, these data will be relevant to management of other disorders such as stroke, head injury and spinal cord injury, where surgical tendon transfers are performed. ..
  14. MUSCLE INJURY--MECHANISM, PREVENTION AND TREATMENT
    Richard Lieber; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Taken together, these studies will provide information which can be used to minimize muscle injury and to optimize strengthening protocols used during physical rehabilitation after injury or disuse. ..
  15. Tools for exposure assessment of physical risk factors
    Jack Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Technology transfers include potential software products for computer users to monitor their own work patterns. ..
  16. MR & Optical Diagnosis of Mitochondrial Metabolism and Dysfunction
    Kevin E Conley; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Upon completion of this project we will be in position to translate our tools to standard wide bore 3T or other human magnets for use in a clinical setting. ..
  17. Interactions of Biomechanics and Psychosocial Stressors and MSDs in the Modern Of
    Jack Tigh Dennerlein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results will influence work place design and policies through the development of new evidence-based interventions. ..
  18. GENETIC PREDICTORS OF RESPONSE TO TREATMENT IN EARLY RA
    S Bridges; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. Predictors of Treatment Response in Early Aggressive RA
    S Bridges; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. Genome-Wide Association Study in African-Americans with Rheumatoid Arthritis
    S Louis Bridges; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We will also use these genetic data to gain new insights into RA-related conditions in African-Americans, such as radiographic damage of joints, osteoporosis, and factors that turn on or off expression of genes in blood cells. ..
  21. B CELL SPECIFICITY IN HEPATIC LYMPHOID FOLLICLES
    S Bridges; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. EFFECTS OF AN ERGONOMIC INTERVENTION FOR COMPUTER WORK
    David Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..5SD) of the pain severity-week score. The total cost of implementing the intervention will be estimated. The findings and recommendations will be disseminated statewide in cooperation with the California Department of Health Services. ..
  23. A model for wrist and elbow musculoskeletal disorders
    David Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  24. Collaborative Study:Workplace Musculoskeletal Disorders
    David Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Study methods, instruments, and data format will be coordinated with the NIOSH Work-related Musculoskeletal Disorders Consortium. ..
  25. TENDON FORCE DURING OCCUPATIONAL HAND ACTIVITIES
    David Rempel; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The proposed study is a collaborative effort between the University of California Ergonomics Program (UCSF), Hand and Microsurgery (UCSP), Mechanical Engineering (UC Berkeley), and the Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute. ..