P J Papagelopoulos

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Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of lumbar discectomy in children and adolescents sixteen years of age or younger
    P J Papagelopoulos
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 80:689-98. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Complications after tibia plateau fracture surgery
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, Neo Psychikon, Athens, Greece
    Injury 37:475-84. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical evaluation of posterior screw fixation in cadaveric cervical spines
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res . 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Lateral malleolus en bloc resection and ankle reconstruction for malignant tumors
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res . 2005
  5. pmc Current trends in the management of extra-abdominal desmoid tumours
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 4:21. 2006
  6. pmc Elastic intramedullary nailing and DBM-bone marrow injection for the treatment of simple bone cysts
    Anastasios D Kanellopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 5:111. 2007
  7. pmc Detection of somatostatin receptors in human osteosarcoma
    Markos Ioannou
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cancer Hospital, Pireus, Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 6:99. 2008
  8. pmc Wear debris pseudotumor following total knee arthroplasty: a case report
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University General Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 3:9304. 2009
  9. pmc Tuberculous sacroiliitis. A case report and review of the literature
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, 15451 Neo Psychikon Athens, Greece
    Eur Spine J 14:683-8. 2005
  10. doi request reprint Free vascularised tissue transfer and brachytherapy for soft-tissue sarcomas of the extremities
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon General University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Injury 39:S83-9. 2008

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  1. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of lumbar discectomy in children and adolescents sixteen years of age or younger
    P J Papagelopoulos
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 80:689-98. 1998
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Complications after tibia plateau fracture surgery
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, Neo Psychikon, Athens, Greece
    Injury 37:475-84. 2006
    ..Prevention of the complications can optimise the clinical outcome in these patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical evaluation of posterior screw fixation in cadaveric cervical spines
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res . 2003
    ..Repeated stability tests, even when done with physiologic loads, may compromise the screw-bone interface. This effect is most pronounced in specimens that have low bone mineral density...
  4. ncbi request reprint Lateral malleolus en bloc resection and ankle reconstruction for malignant tumors
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res . 2005
    ..The three remaining patients had a salvage amputation...
  5. pmc Current trends in the management of extra-abdominal desmoid tumours
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 4:21. 2006
    ..Chemotherapy may be used for recurrent or unresectable disease. Overall local recurrence rates vary and depend on patient's age, tumour location and margins at resection...
  6. pmc Elastic intramedullary nailing and DBM-bone marrow injection for the treatment of simple bone cysts
    Anastasios D Kanellopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 5:111. 2007
    ..Simple or unicameral bone cysts are common benign fluid-filled lesions usually located at the long bones of children before skeletal maturity...
  7. pmc Detection of somatostatin receptors in human osteosarcoma
    Markos Ioannou
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cancer Hospital, Pireus, Greece
    World J Surg Oncol 6:99. 2008
    ..In this aspect this study aims to detect somatostatin receptors in human osteosarcomas and correlate this finding with the clinical outcome of the tumour...
  8. pmc Wear debris pseudotumor following total knee arthroplasty: a case report
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University General Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Med Case Reports 3:9304. 2009
    ..In patients who have undergone a total joint replacement, any mass occurring in or adjacent to the joint needs thorough investigation and a wear debris-induced cyst should be suspected...
  9. pmc Tuberculous sacroiliitis. A case report and review of the literature
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, 15451 Neo Psychikon Athens, Greece
    Eur Spine J 14:683-8. 2005
    ..Open biopsy, histology, cultures and PCR established the diagnosis of tuberculosis...
  10. doi request reprint Free vascularised tissue transfer and brachytherapy for soft-tissue sarcomas of the extremities
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon General University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Injury 39:S83-9. 2008
    ....
  11. pmc A 56-year-old woman with a right arm mass
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Neo Psychikon, Athens, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:2892-8. 2008
  12. ncbi request reprint Pathological fractures in primary bone sarcomas
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Injury 39:395-403. 2008
    ..Pathological fractures in chemo-resistant primary bone sarcomas are a relative contraindication for limb salvage surgery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Ewing's sarcoma of the hip presenting as a benign cystic lesion
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    Athens University Medical School, Neo Psychikon, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Orthop Adv 16:84-8. 2007
    ..The patient was treated with chemotherapy, wide tumor resection, and proximal femoral reconstruction using an allograft-prosthesis composite. Differential diagnosis, imaging, and pathologic features of Ewing's sarcoma are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Malignant fibrous histiocytoma of bone associated with type-1 neurofibromatosis. A case report
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, Neo Psychikon, 15451 Athens, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:399-403. 2005
  15. ncbi request reprint Bone marrow edema syndrome of the knee: a case report and review of the literature
    Elias Ch Papadopoulos
    A Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, 15451 Neo Psychikon, Athens, Greece
    Knee 10:295-302. 2003
    ..At 1-year follow-up examination, MRI showed complete resolution of all signal abnormalities; at 3-year follow-up the patient remained symptom-free and with no functional limitations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and treatment of pelvic metastases
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon General University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Injury 38:509-20. 2007
    ..Operative treatment should restore the mechanical stability of the hip joint, and preserve the mobility, independence and comfort of these patients...
  17. ncbi request reprint Extraskeletal chondroma of the foot
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, Neo Psychikon, 15451 Athens, Greece
    Joint Bone Spine 74:285-8. 2007
    ..The authors present herein the case of a 74-year-old man with a painful mass at the dorsomedial aspect of the left foot. At 34 months after surgery the patient is disease-free with no evidence of recurrence...
  18. ncbi request reprint Calcium sulphate delivery system with tobramycin for the treatment of chronic calcaneal osteomyelitis
    P J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Attikon University Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Int Med Res 34:704-12. 2006
    ..This case demonstrates that two-stage surgical treatment with extensive debridement and tobramycin-impregnated calcium sulphate was effective in treating chronic calcaneal osteomyelitis...
  19. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency ablation of intra-articular osteoid osteoma of the hip
    P J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Int Med Res 34:537-44. 2006
    ..Computed tomography-guided percutaneous radiofrequency ablation is a simple, minimally invasive, safe and effective method for the treatment of most intra-articular osteoid osteomas...
  20. ncbi request reprint Survivorship analysis in patients with periosteal chondrosarcoma
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 448:199-207. 2006
    ..The overall 5-year metastasis-free survival was 83%. The 5-year metastasis-free survival was less for patients with Grade 2 tumors (50%) than for patients with Grade 1 tumors (94%)...
  21. ncbi request reprint A 60-year-old man with right hip pain
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Orthopaedic Department, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 443:342-9. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint Current concepts for management of soft tissue sarcomas of the extremities
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University Hospital, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:204-15. 2008
    ..A multidisciplinary team approach with input from oncologists, pathologists, radiation oncologists, and orthopaedic and plastic surgeons is necessary for the management of patients with soft tissue sarcomas of the extremities...
  23. ncbi request reprint Foot malignancies: a multidisciplinary approach
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 2 Nikis Street, 14561, Kifissia, Athens, Greece
    Foot Ankle Clin 8:751-63. 2003
    ..After tumor resection, reconstruction of the skeletal and soft tissue defects is possible by using bone allografts or vascularized autografts, arthrodesis, and free vascularized musculocutaneous flaps...
  24. ncbi request reprint Aneurysmal bone cyst of the spine. Management and outcome
    P J Papagelopoulos
    Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 23:621-8. 1998
    ..CONCLUSION: Current treatment recommendations involve preoperative selective arterial embolization, intralesional excision curettage, bone grafting, and fusion of the affected area if instability is present...
  25. ncbi request reprint Halo pin intracranial penetration and epidural abscess in a patient with a previous cranioplasty: case report and review of the literature
    P J Papagelopoulos
    First Orthopaedic Department, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:E463-7. 2001
    ..Report of a patient with an epidural abscess after halo pin intracranial penetration at the site of a previous cranioplasty...
  26. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of pedicle screw position in thoracic and lumbar spine fixation using plain radiographs and computed tomography. A prospective study of 35 patients
    G S Sapkas
    Orthopaedic Department, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 24:1926-9. 1999
    ..Postoperative use of plain radiographs remains a reliable method for evaluation of pedicle screw insertion in the absence of neurologic deficit...
  27. ncbi request reprint Spinal column deformity and instability after lumbar or thoracolumbar laminectomy for intraspinal tumors in children and young adults
    P J Papagelopoulos
    Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:442-51. 1997
    ..Limiting laminae removal and facet destruction may decrease this incidence. Fusion may be required to correct post-laminectomy deformity and to stabilize the spine...
  28. ncbi request reprint Functional and radiographic outcome after tumor limb salvage surgery using STANMORE megaprostheses
    A F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J BUON 16:353-60. 2011
    ..To report the clinical and radiological outcome of limb salvage surgery with the STANMORE megaprostheses...
  29. ncbi request reprint Palliative treatments for advanced osteosarcoma
    A F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J BUON 17:436-45. 2012
    ..The aim of palliative treatments is to achieve a mild response by offering the least discomfort to the patient with the minimum possible complications, and possibly increase of survival...
  30. ncbi request reprint Degenerative spondyloarthropathy of the cervical and lumbar spine in jockeys
    A Tsirikos
    Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 24:561-4. 2001
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of patients with avascular necrosis, after internal fixation of femoral neck fractures
    K E Nikolopoulos
    Orthopaedic and Traumatology Department, University of Athens Medical School, KAT Accident Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Injury 34:525-8. 2003
    ..Despite the relatively high rate of avascular necrosis after internal fixation of femoral neck fractures, only a few of these patients (20%) required further surgical treatment in the follow-up period of this study...
  32. ncbi request reprint Surgical management for instability and paraplegia caused by spinal sarcoidosis. A case report
    G P Tzagarakis
    Orthopaedic Department, Athens University Medical School, General Hospital KAT, Greece
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 23:1711-4. 1998
    ..Anterior vertebrectomy and fusion combined with posterior stabilization provided a satisfactory result for the patient in this report...
  33. ncbi request reprint Heterotopic ossification following traumatic brain injury and spinal cord injury: insight into the etiology and pathophysiology
    V I Sakellariou
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 12:230-40. 2012
    ..In the present article we will analyze the current concepts on this topic, based on clinical and physiological evidence and we will discuss the potential areas for future research on this field...
  34. ncbi request reprint Treatment of lumbosacral radicular pain with epidural steroid injections
    P J Papagelopoulos
    A' Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Orthopedics 24:145-9. 2001
    ..Early pain relief may be anticipated after epidural steroid injections in 80% of patients with radicular symptoms due to disk herniation or spinal stenosis...
  35. ncbi request reprint Prevention of heterotopic ossification in cases of hypertrophic osteoarthritis submitted to total hip arthroplasty. Etidronate or Indomethacin?
    G I Vasileiadis
    1st Orthopaedic Department, University of Athens, Attikon University General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 10:159-65. 2010
    ..532) and radiographic evaluation between the two groups (p=0.303). However, the cost of etidronate which may be as much as six times more expensive than that of indomethacin could not justify its routine prophylactic use...
  36. ncbi request reprint Adamantinoma of the tibia treated with a new intramedullary diaphyseal segmental defect implant
    A F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon General University Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Int Med Res 37:1238-45. 2009
    ..Intra-operative modularity, ease of application, immediate post-operative stability and rapid rehabilitation are the major advantages of this diaphyseal prosthesis...
  37. ncbi request reprint Radiological evaluation of the metal-bone interface of a porous tantalum monoblock acetabular component
    G A Macheras
    Department of Orthopaedics, First IKA Hospital Athens, 1 Zaimi Street, 15127, Athens, and Orthopaedic Department, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:304-9. 2006
    ..The bridging of the interface gaps (up to 5 mm) by the trabecular metal monoblock acetabular component indicates the strong osteoconductive, and possibly osteoinductive, properties of trabecular metal...
  38. ncbi request reprint Total knee arthroplasty in patients with pre-existing fracture deformity
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 30:373-8. 2007
    ..Careful preoperative planning obviates many potential problems that can occur at the time of surgery with correction of many complex deformities...
  39. pmc Differences of bone mineral mass, volumetric bone mineral density, geometrical and structural parameters and derived strength of the tibia between premenopausal and postmenopausal women of different age groups: a peripheral Quantitative Computed Tomograph
    K D Stathopoulos
    Bone Metabolic Unit, 1st Department of Orthopedics, University of Athens, School of Medicine, Attikon University General Hospital, Greece
    J Musculoskelet Neuronal Interact 16:113-21. 2016
    ..PERI_C, ENDO_C displayed lower values in the 20-29y group and higher values in the 70-79y group, denoting significant differences of bone geometry with aging. ..
  40. ncbi request reprint Treatment of aneurysmal bone cysts of the pelvis and sacrum
    P J Papagelopoulos
    Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 83:1674-81. 2001
    ..Current management recommendations include preoperative selective arterial embolization, excision-curettage, and bone-grafting...
  41. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of lumbar spine bone mineral density in the anteroposterior and lateral projections by dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry
    G S Sapkas
    Orthopedic Department, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Orthopedics 24:959-63. 2001
    ..Lateral projection DXA measurements were more sensitive than AP projection measurements for early detection of bone loss in postmenopausal women. Lateral projection DXA analysis is not recommended in spines with lumbar scoliosis...
  42. ncbi request reprint Multifocal spinal and extra-spinal Mycobacterium chelonae osteomyelitis in a renal transplant recipient
    D S Korres
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Transpl Infect Dis 9:62-5. 2007
    ..Long-term antimicrobial chemotherapy and surgical intervention is the cornerstone of successful treatment of multifocal bone M. chelonae infection...
  43. ncbi request reprint Long lasting benefits following the combination of static night upper extremity splinting with botulinum toxin A injections in cerebral palsy children
    A D Kanellopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Phys Rehabil Med 45:501-6. 2009
    ..The authors performed a study to evaluate the necessity and effectiveness of a static night splint following outpatient botulinum toxin A treatment in children with upper limb spastic cerebral palsy...
  44. ncbi request reprint Advances and challenges in diagnosis and management of skeletal metastases
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Orthopedics 29:609-20; quiz 621-2. 2006
    ..As basic science continues to further unravel potential treatment options, we must not forget this integrated approach and we must embrace "the bench" at the bedside...
  45. ncbi request reprint Periosteal chondrosarcoma
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 25:839-42. 2002
  46. ncbi request reprint Megaprosthetic reconstruction for malignant bone tumors: complications and outcomes
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 18:239-51. 2008
    ..Because of the difficulties and the high rate of complications associated with the implantation of such highly modular systems, the treatment of patients with malignant bone tumors should only be carried out in specialized centers...
  47. ncbi request reprint Osteoid osteoma of the radial styloid mimicking de quervain tenosynovitis
    George D Chloros
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Athens School of Medicine, Athens, Greece
    South Med J 100:1045-7. 2007
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Alveolar soft part sarcoma of the forearm: a case report
    Ioannis S Benetos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Orthop Adv 15:209-13. 2006
    ..This time to death after the development of metastases vastly exceeded the previously reported survival rates of patients with metastatic ASPS...
  49. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological features, diagnosis, and treatment of adamantinoma of the long bones
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 30:211-5; quiz 216-7. 2007
  50. ncbi request reprint Erdheim-Chester disease
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 26:505-8. 2003
  51. ncbi request reprint Extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma of the perineum
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 32:216. 2009
    ..Resection of the lung metastases is feasible. Because of the prolonged survival of patients with extraskeletal myxoid chondrosarcoma, long-term follow-up is recommended for early detection of local recurrence or distant metastases...
  52. ncbi request reprint Tuberculous sacroiliitis
    Elias Ch Papadopoulos
    a Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 26:653-7; quiz 658-9. 2003
  53. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of bax, bcl-2, and p53 staining in primary osteosarcoma
    Maria Kyriaki A Kaseta
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, KAT Hospital, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Oncol 97:259-66. 2008
    ....
  54. doi request reprint Intrinsic passive stiffness of 2 constructs of varus proximal femoral osteotomy: external fixator or blade plate
    Christos P Paliobeis
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:351-6. 2010
    ..Despite the published clinical evidence of the implementation of external fixation of proximal femoral osteotomies, there is lack of specific laboratory justification...
  55. ncbi request reprint Mechanical stability of total hip replacement using pressurization of bone cement during curing: push-out tests in cadaver femora
    Constantinos D Apostolou
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 30:1028-32. 2007
    ..619 KN versus 4.817 KN) (P <.001). The amount of pressure we used proved advantageous, however the required physical effort proved exhausting. The design of a new surgical instrument could possibly resolve the problem...
  56. doi request reprint Current treatment concepts for neuromas-in-continuity
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Injury 39:S43-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this article is to present novel techniques for neuroma-in-continuity management, and to discuss the related literature...
  57. ncbi request reprint Limb salvage surgery using the intramedullary diaphyseal segmental defect fixation system
    Vasileios I Sakellariou
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens Greece
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 18:59-67. 2008
    ..8%. The intramedullary diaphyseal segmental defect fixation system used herein is associated with a satisfactory functional and oncological outcome after wide resection of diaphyseal bone tumors...
  58. ncbi request reprint Acute thoracic outlet syndrome after internal fixation of a clavicle pseudarthrosis
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 28:606-8. 2005
  59. doi request reprint Adamantinoma of the tibia mimicking a benign cystic lesion: a case report
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University General Hospital, Athens University Medical School, 15123 Amarousio, Athens, Greece
    Clin Podiatr Med Surg 27:157-65. 2010
    ..Advanced or recurrent lesions may be associated with destruction of the cortex and soft tissue extension. In this article, the authors present a case report of a patient with a distal tibia adamantinoma mimicking a benign cystic lesion...
  60. ncbi request reprint Thoracic spinal injuries: operative treatments and neurologic outcomes
    George S Sapkas
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 32:85-8. 2003
    ..For thoracic fractures, the procedure of surgical decompression and stabilization is safe, and neurologic recovery may be anticipated in patients with incomplete spinal cord lesions...
  61. ncbi request reprint Multiple fractures of the axis
    Demetrios S Korres
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 27:1096-9. 2004
    ..All patients were treated conservatively with an excellent or good outcome at mean 12-year follow-up (range: 2-18 years). Computed tomography was the imaging modality of choice for the correct diagnosis of these rare lesions...
  62. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous osteoplasty for pelvic and spine metastases
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 29:315-23. 2006
  63. ncbi request reprint Distal leg wear debris mass from a rotating hinged knee prosthesis
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Arthroplasty 22:909-15. 2007
    ..At the latest follow-up, 4 years after the revision surgery, the patient is alive and tumor-free, asymptomatic, and has no clinical or imaging evidence of wear and metallosis...
  64. ncbi request reprint Unusual presentation of osteoid osteoma of the scaphoid
    George S Themistocleous
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Athens University School of Medicine, KAT Hospital, Kifissia, Greece
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 125:482-5. 2005
    ..The authors present herein an unusual case of osteoid osteoma of the scaphoid superimposed on a wrist injury caused by a fall on the outstretched hand...
  65. doi request reprint Effect of sensory re-education after low median nerve complete transection and repair
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 15562 Holargos thens, Greece
    J Hand Surg Am 34:1210-5. 2009
    ..To compare the sensory results of patients with low median nerve complete transection and repair, with and without sensory re-education...
  66. ncbi request reprint Outcome of partial medial epicondylectomy for cubital tunnel syndrome
    Dimitrios G Efstathopoulos
    Department of Hand Surgery, KAT Hospital, Kifissia, Greece
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 444:134-9. 2006
    ..Level of Evidence: Therapeutic study, Level IV (case series). See the Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  67. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive techniques in orthopedic oncology: radiofrequency and laser thermal ablation
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 28:563-8. 2005
    ..A multidisciplinary approach that includes orthopedic surgeons, neurosurgeons, medical and radiation oncologists, and interventional radiologists is essential to manage these patients...
  68. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathologic features, diagnosis, and treatment of fibrosarcoma of bone
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 31:253-7. 2002
    ..The most important prognostic factors affecting survival include tumor grade, patient's age, and tumor location...
  69. ncbi request reprint Chance-type fractures of the axis
    Demetrios S Korres
    First Orthopaedic Department, Athens University, Athens, Greece
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:E517-20. 2005
    ..A retrospective study was performed to identify horizontal fractures of the body of the axis, with special attention to their pattern, prevalence, and clinical outcome...
  70. doi request reprint Posterior decompression and stabilization, and surgical vertebroplasty with the vertebral body stenting for metastatic vertebral and epidural cauda equina compression
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University General Hospital, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Oncol 101:253-8. 2010
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous Harlow Wood needle biopsy of the spine: a retrospective analysis of 238 spine lesions
    Anastasios Christodoulou
    First Department of Orthopedics, Aristotelian University, Thessaloniki, Greece
    Orthopedics 28:784-9. 2005
    ..9%) patients. There were no major complications. The Harlow Wood needle biopsy is a simple, repeatable procedure with satisfactory diagnostic accuracy (89.1%) and can be performed on an outpatient basis...
  72. ncbi request reprint Scoliosis in Steinert syndrome: a case report
    George S Themistocleous
    First Orthopaedic Department of Athens University Medical School, KAT Hospital, Kifissia, Greece
    Spine J 5:212-6. 2005
    ..Little is reported about spinal deformity associated with this syndrome...
  73. doi request reprint A guide frame for the Taylor Spatial Frame
    Anastasios D Kanellopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 5 Sikelianou Str, 14671 Nea Erithraia, Athens, Greece
    J Orthop Trauma 23:537-40. 2009
    ..In this manner, the mounting parameters and the orientation of the bony deformity will be consistent. This should lead to enhanced accuracy of the TSF correction...
  74. doi request reprint Total scapulectomy and constrained reverse total shoulder reconstruction for a Ewing's sarcoma
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Attikon University Hospital, Athens Medical School, Athens Greece
    J Surg Oncol 100:611-5. 2009
    ..Total scapulectomy and intra-articular resection of the glenohumeral joint indicates the Malawer Type III shoulder girdle resection...
  75. pmc Transverse sacral fractures with anterior displacement
    George S Sapkas
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 4 Christovassili Street, Neo Psychikon, 15451 Athens, Greece
    Eur Spine J 17:342-7. 2008
    ..Although reduction of the fracture was not ideal in many of these patients, long-term clinical and radiographic follow-up, and neurological improvement were rewarding...
  76. ncbi request reprint Bizarre parosteal osteochondromatous proliferation of the second metatarsal bone (Nora's lesion)
    Nicolaos E Efstathopoulos
    Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Thriasion General Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 28:168-70. 2005
  77. doi request reprint Late Mycobacterium bovis spondylitis after intravesical BCG therapy
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Joint Bone Spine 76:296-300. 2009
    ..Patients having BCG therapy should be closely evaluated thereafter for the possibility of hematogenous spread of mycobacteria to distant sites...
  78. ncbi request reprint High tibial osteotomies: indications and techniques
    Andreas F Mavrogenis
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, 41 Ventouri Street, 15562, Holargos, Athens, Greece
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:239-51. 2008
    ..Subsequent conversion to a total knee arthroplasty may at times be technically demanding but the long-term results are likely to be similar to a primary total knee replacement...
  79. ncbi request reprint Pulmonary fat embolism after total hip and total knee arthroplasty
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Athens University Medical School, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 26:523-7; quiz 528-9. 2003
  80. doi request reprint Eight- to ten-year clinical and radiographic outcome of a porous tantalum monoblock acetabular component
    George Macheras
    Department of Orthopaedics, IKA Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Arthroplasty 24:705-9. 2009
    ..There were 7 (4.5%) postoperative complications all unrelated to the acetabular component...
  81. ncbi request reprint Eagle's syndrome
    Petros J Boscainos
    1st Orthopedic Department of Athens University, KAT Hospital, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 27:423-5. 2004
  82. ncbi request reprint Primary malignant tumors of the cervical spine
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Orthopedics 27:1066-75; quiz 1076-7. 2004
  83. doi request reprint A three-dimensional medical imaging model for quantitative assessment of proximal tibia vs. anterior iliac crest cancellous bone
    Constantinos E Nikolopoulos
    First Department of Orthopaedics, Athens University Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Knee 15:233-7. 2008
    ..By using a computed tomography imaging technique, the volume of cancellous bone can be precisely determined. However, this study does not show how much bone is safe to remove before increasing the tibial fracture risk...
  84. ncbi request reprint Stabilization of the lumbar spine using the dynamic neutralization system
    George S Sapkas
    First Department of Orthopedics, Athens University Medical School, Greece
    Orthopedics 30:859-65. 2007
    ..The dynamic neutralization system can be a safe and effective alternative technique to spine arthrodesis in selected cases of degenerative lumbar spine instability...
  85. ncbi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of distal radial fractures using the Pi-plate
    Ernest A Fawzy
    Department of Orthopaedics, Horton Hospital, Banbury, Oxfordshire, UK
    Injury 36:317-23. 2005
    ..The Pi-plate can be used in a wide spectrum of distal radial fractures including complex comminuted intra-articular (AO type C3) fractures with satisfactory functional outcome and low rate of complication...
  86. ncbi request reprint Linezolid for the treatment of adults with bone and joint infections
    Matthew E Falagas
    Alfa Institute of Biomedical Sciences AIBS, Athens, Greece
    Int J Antimicrob Agents 29:233-9. 2007
    ..In addition, early identification of linezolid-induced peripheral neuropathy is necessary because this may be an irreversible event...
  87. ncbi request reprint Coracoclavicular screw fixation for unstable distal clavicle fractures
    George Macheras
    Department of Orthopedics, IKA Papadimitriou Hospital, Greece
    Orthopedics 28:693-6. 2005
    ..Fracture union occurred at a mean of 7 weeks postoperatively without any serious complications. All patients returned to the pre-injury level of activity with no residual pain or dysfunction...
  88. ncbi request reprint Fixation of Chevron trochanteric osteotomy with two wire loops in isolated acetabular component revision
    Konstantinos T Panousis
    First Department of Orthopaedic Surgery KAT Hospital, Kifisia, Greece
    Orthopedics 27:1236-9. 2004
    ..The use of two wire loops for fixation of the trochanteric fragment after Chevron osteotomy in revision THA achieves stable fixation with minimal hardware...
  89. ncbi request reprint Vertebra plana caused by primary Ewing sarcoma: case report and review of the literature
    Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Medical Oncology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, U S A
    J Spinal Disord Tech 15:252-7. 2002
    ..Progressive neurologic symptoms required surgical excision of the lesion and decompression. Histopathologic examination of the surgical specimen confirmed the diagnosis of Ewing sarcoma...
  90. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with good outcome using lateral mass plate fixation
    Pavlos Katonis
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, University of Crete, Medical School Heraklion, Crete, Greece
    Orthopedics 27:1080-6. 2004
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