Stefano Gumina

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Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Occult fractures of the greater tuberosity of the humerus
    S Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 33:171-4. 2009
  2. doi request reprint A new test of resistance in the diagnosis of postero-superior rotator cuff tears
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome La Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro 6, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Chir Organi Mov 91:85-6. 2008
  3. pmc Deltoid detachment consequent to open surgical repair of massive rotator cuff tears
    S Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatology Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Via Tacito, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 32:81-4. 2008
  4. pmc Inflammatory infiltrate of the edges of a torn rotator cuff
    S Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatology Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 30:371-4. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Injury of the axillary nerve subsequent to recurrence of shoulder dislocation. Clinical and electromyographic study
    S Gumina
    Dipartimento di Scienze dell Apparato Locomotore, Universita La Sapienza, Roma
    Chir Organi Mov 90:153-8. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship between os acromiale and acromioclavicular joint anatomic position
    Stefano Gumina
    II Orthopaedic Clinic, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 12:6-8. 2003
  7. pmc Coracoclavicular joint: osteologic study of 1020 human clavicles
    S Gumina
    Institute of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University La Sapienza, P le Aldo Moro 5, 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Anat 201:513-9. 2002
  8. doi request reprint The association between arterial hypertension and rotator cuff tear: the influence on rotator cuff tear sizes
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 22:229-32. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Soft tissue constraint injuries in complex elbow instability: surgical techniques and clinical outcomes
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Orthopedics 35:e1746-53. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The relationship between acromion thickness and body habitus: practical implications in subacromial decompression procedures
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro 3, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 96:S41-5. 2012

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  1. pmc Occult fractures of the greater tuberosity of the humerus
    S Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 33:171-4. 2009
    ..MR should be performed in patients apparently negative for fracture but with painful shoulders and decreased ROM. Of our patients, 45.8% had pRCT; nevertheless function recovery was verified in 16 weeks...
  2. doi request reprint A new test of resistance in the diagnosis of postero-superior rotator cuff tears
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome La Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro 6, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Chir Organi Mov 91:85-6. 2008
    ..The resistance test (Gum-Turn test) adds to our armamentarium of physical examination signs in patients with painful shoulder and furnishes further information on possible dimensions of tendinous tear...
  3. pmc Deltoid detachment consequent to open surgical repair of massive rotator cuff tears
    S Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatology Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Via Tacito, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 32:81-4. 2008
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  4. pmc Inflammatory infiltrate of the edges of a torn rotator cuff
    S Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatology Surgery, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 30:371-4. 2006
    ..Further studies are needed to understand how to eliminate the inflammatory process and clarify whether it might inhibit cuff healing and give rise to re-tearing of the sutured cuff...
  5. ncbi request reprint Injury of the axillary nerve subsequent to recurrence of shoulder dislocation. Clinical and electromyographic study
    S Gumina
    Dipartimento di Scienze dell Apparato Locomotore, Universita La Sapienza, Roma
    Chir Organi Mov 90:153-8. 2005
    ..The occurrence of this injury should be taken into consideration, particularly in elderly patients, in order to avoid erroneous clinical diagnosis and massive rupture of the cuff subsequent to recurrence of the dislocation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Relationship between os acromiale and acromioclavicular joint anatomic position
    Stefano Gumina
    II Orthopaedic Clinic, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 12:6-8. 2003
    ..1% and 81.1%, respectively, had the AC joint lying on or distal to the acromion tip. Our data suggest that the greater the distance of the AC joint from the anterior edge of the acromion, the higher the likelihood of an os acromiale...
  7. pmc Coracoclavicular joint: osteologic study of 1020 human clavicles
    S Gumina
    Institute of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University La Sapienza, P le Aldo Moro 5, 00185 Rome, Italy
    J Anat 201:513-9. 2002
    ..Finally, the assumption that ccj is a predisposing factor for degenerative changes of neighbouring joints is statistically justified...
  8. doi request reprint The association between arterial hypertension and rotator cuff tear: the influence on rotator cuff tear sizes
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 22:229-32. 2013
    ..This study was conducted to establish whether hypertension increases the risk of occurrence of rotator cuff tear and influences its size...
  9. doi request reprint Soft tissue constraint injuries in complex elbow instability: surgical techniques and clinical outcomes
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Orthopedics 35:e1746-53. 2012
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  10. doi request reprint The relationship between acromion thickness and body habitus: practical implications in subacromial decompression procedures
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro 3, 00185 Rome, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 96:S41-5. 2012
    ..We should be aware that gender, scapular dimensions and acromial shape should be evaluated preoperatively since they influence the acromial thickness...
  11. pmc Percutaneous pinning of three- or four-part fractures of the proximal humerus in elderly patients in poor general condition: MIROS® versus traditional pinning
    Stefano Carbone
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 36:1267-73. 2012
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  12. doi request reprint The impact of preoperative smoking habit on rotator cuff tear: cigarette smoking influences rotator cuff tear sizes
    Stefano Carbone
    Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:56-60. 2012
    ..Smoking is an important risk factor for the development of rotator cuff tears. We hypothesized that smoking may also influence rotator cuff tear size...
  13. pmc Rupture of the long head biceps tendon treated with tenodesis to the coracoid process. Results at more than 30 years
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 35:713-6. 2011
    ..Only a few patients had a cuff tear. The role of the LHBT as depressor of the humeral head is probably less important than generally believed...
  14. pmc The relationship between chronic type III acromioclavicular joint dislocation and cervical spine pain
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro, 5, Rome, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:157. 2009
    ..This study was aimed at evaluating whether or not patients with chronic type III acromioclavicular dislocation develop cervical spine pain and degenerative changes more frequently than normal subjects...
  15. doi request reprint The possible role of the transcription factor nuclear factor-κB on evolution of rotator cuff tear and on mechanisms of cuff tendon healing
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 22:673-80. 2013
    ..Because NF-κB regulates apoptosis and stimulates neoangiogenesis, we hypothesized that NF-κB has a role in the evolution of RCT and in possible mechanisms of RCT healing...
  16. pmc Morphometry of the suprascapular notch: correlation with scapular dimensions and clinical relevance
    Paolo Albino
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:172. 2013
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  17. doi request reprint Use of platelet-leukocyte membrane in arthroscopic repair of large rotator cuff tears: a prospective randomized study
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of me Sapienza, Piazzale Aldo Moro 5, 00185, Rome, Italy
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1345-52. 2012
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  18. doi request reprint Subdeltoid lipomas: a consecutive series of 13 cases
    Stefano Carbone
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 96:S53-6. 2012
    ..Surgery is the treatment of these lesions if symptomatic. After complete excision, subdeltoid lipomas do not recur, and clinical signs disappear. Level of evidence Case series, Level IV...
  19. doi request reprint Intensity and distribution of shoulder pain in patients with different sized postero-superior rotator cuff tears
    Stefano Gumina
    Shoulder and Elbow Unit, Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University Sapienza, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 23:807-13. 2014
    ..We analyzed the intensity and distribution of shoulder pain in patients with different sizes of RCTs...
  20. doi request reprint Total shoulder arthroplasty for the treatment of failed hemiarthroplasty in patients with fracture of the proximal humerus
    Roberto Postacchini
    Italian University of Sport and Movement, Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1542-9. 2012
    ..Little information is available for the outcomes of conversion to total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA) of failed hemiarthroplasty (HA) implanted for fractures or fracture-dislocations of the proximal humerus...
  21. doi request reprint The safe zone for avoiding suprascapular nerve injury during shoulder arthroscopy: an anatomical study on 500 dry scapulae
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:1317-22. 2011
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  22. pmc Long-term results of conservative management of midshaft clavicle fracture
    Roberto Postacchini
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 81, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 34:731-6. 2010
    ..3 cm as well as in those with an OV > or = 13% associated with a DS > or = 2 cm. This holds particularly for young and middle-aged patients...
  23. doi request reprint Scapular dyskinesis and SICK scapula syndrome in patients with chronic type III acromioclavicular dislocation
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Arthroscopy 25:40-5. 2009
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  24. doi request reprint Subacromial space in adult patients with thoracic hyperkyphosis and in healthy volunteers
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Chir Organi Mov 91:93-6. 2008
    ..Because hyperkyphosis of patients with osteoporotic vertebral fractures may worsen over the time, subacromial decompression could give only temporary shoulder pain relief...
  25. doi request reprint Shoulder adhesive capsulitis in the early freezing phase: correlations between blood exams and Constant Score
    Stefano Gumina
    Deptartment of Orthopaedic Surgery Policlinico Umberto I, University of Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Musculoskelet Surg 95:S37-42. 2011
    ..007), triglycerides (P = 0.05), ESR (P = 0.017) and CRP (P = 0.013). At time 1, patients with a better shoulder function were those with a low value of glycaemia, triglycerides, ESR and CRP...
  26. pmc Association between alcohol consumption and rotator cuff tear
    Daniele Passaretti
    a Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Shoulder and Elbow Unit, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy
    Acta Orthop 87:165-8. 2016
    ..Interpretation - Long-term alcohol intake is a significant risk factor for the occurrence and severity of rotator cuff tear in both sexes. ..
  27. doi request reprint Soft tissue constraint injuries in complex elbow instability: prevalence, pathoanatomy, and classification
    Giuseppe Giannicola
    Department of Anatomical, Histological, Forensic Medicine and Orthopaedics Sciences, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Orthopedics 35:e1738-45. 2012
    ..The classification reported herein may be helpful in planning the proper treatment of these complex injuries...
  28. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of clavicle fractures
    Franco Postacchini
    Orthopaedic Department, University of Rome La Sapienza, via Tacito 74, 00193 Rome, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 11:452-6. 2002
    ..Traffic accidents were the most common cause of the injury. In the period under study, the incidence of fractures showed no significant change over time and no seasonal variation...
  29. pmc Conservative treatment of subtalar dislocations
    Dario Perugia
    Universita di Roma Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 26:56-60. 2002
    ..We conclude that pure subtalar dislocation produced by low energy trauma, promptly reduced and immobilised for 4 weeks has a favourable long-term outcome...
  30. pmc Coracoid pain test: a new clinical sign of shoulder adhesive capsulitis
    S Carbone
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 34:385-8. 2010
    ..89. With respect to controls, the sensitivity and specificity were 0.99 and 0.98, respectively. The coracoid pain test could be considered as a pathognomonic sign in physical examination of patients with stiff and painful shoulder...
  31. doi request reprint The association between body fat and rotator cuff tear: the influence on rotator cuff tear sizes
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Shoulder and Elbow Unit, Sapienza University, Rome, Italy Electronic address
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 23:1669-74. 2014
    ..Rotator cuff tear (RCT) has a multifactorial etiology. We hypothesized that obesity may increase the risk of RCT and influence tear size...
  32. pmc The amount of humeral head impaction of proximal humeral fractures fixed with the Humerusblock device
    Stefano Carbone
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 38:1451-9. 2014
    ..We assessed the amount of humeral head impaction and its role in the postoperative varus/valgus deviation of the humeral head in fractures of the upper humerus treated with Humerusblock...
  33. doi request reprint Scapular dyskinesis and SICK syndrome in patients with a chronic type III acromioclavicular dislocation. Results of rehabilitation
    Stefano Carbone
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 23:1473-80. 2015
    ..This rehabilitation programme was adopted to improve the shoulder function, thereby improving the scapular dyskinesis in patients with chronic acromioclavicular dislocation...
  34. ncbi request reprint Comparison between two classifications of humeral head fractures: Neer and AO-ASIF
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Rome Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Acta Orthop Belg 77:751-7. 2011
    ..Therefore, patients with complex fractures should be submitted to CT to have a correct pre-operative diagnosis...
  35. doi request reprint Culture of human rotator cuff cells on orthobiologic support (porcine small intestinal submucosa)
    Stefano Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University La Sapienza, Piazzale A Moro 6, 00185, Rome, Italy
    Chir Organi Mov 93:S65-70. 2009
    ..Our experimental study has proved that a cuff cell culture can be performed using SIS as substrate. The culture covers the SIS surface, therefore it may reduce immune or non-specific inflammatory reactions...
  36. doi request reprint Early minimally invasive percutaneous fixation of displaced intra-articular calcaneal fractures with a percutaneous angle stable device
    Alberto Battaglia
    Department of Orthopaedic and Traumatology, San Giovanni Addolorata Hospital, Rome, Italy
    J Foot Ankle Surg 54:51-6. 2015
    ..The drainage effect of the percutaneous wires likely prevented compartment syndrome when applied within the first hours after the trauma...
  37. ncbi request reprint Impaired primary hemostasis with normal platelet function in Duchenne muscular dystrophy during highly-invasive spinal surgery
    Francesco Turturro
    Division of Paediatric Orthopedic Surgery, Ospedale Bambino Gesu, Palidoro, Rome, Italy
    Neuromuscul Disord 15:532-40. 2005
    ..Considering dystrophin expression in normal vascular smooth muscle cells, these results altogether suggest a selective defect of primary hemostasis in DMD, likely to be due to impaired vessel reactivity...
  38. pmc The morphometry of the coracoid process - its aetiologic role in subcoracoid impingement syndrome
    S Gumina
    Department of Orthopaedics, University La Sapienza, I 00185 Rome, Italy
    Int Orthop 23:198-201. 1999
    ..Subjects with a Type I configuration, and severe narrowing of the coraco-glenoid space, appear to be predisposed to coraco-humeral impingement. These morphometric characteristics may be easily evaluated on CT scans...
  39. ncbi request reprint Contralateral recurrent lumbar disc herniation. Results of discectomy compared with those in primary herniation
    G Cinotti
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University La Sapienza, Rome, Italy
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 24:800-6. 1999
    ..The surgical outcomes of patients who underwent discectomy for contralateral recurrent herniation and primary herniation were evaluated...