M E Rittmeister

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Publications

  1. ncbi Interactive effects of tunnel dilation on the mechanical properties of hamstring grafts fixed in the tibia with interference screws
    M E Rittmeister
    Baylor Sports Medicine Institute, Institute of Orthopedic Research, Barnhart Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 9:267-71. 2001
  2. ncbi The effect of strand configuration on the tensile properties of quadrupled tendon grafts
    Markus Rittmeister
    Baylor Sports Medicine Institute, Orthopedic Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Arthroscopy 18:194-200. 2002
  3. ncbi Components of laxity in interference fit fixation of quadrupled hamstring grafts
    Markus E Rittmeister
    Baylor Sports Medicine Institute, Institute of Orthopedic Research, Barnhart Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Acta Orthop Scand 73:65-71. 2002
  4. ncbi [The influence of rheumatoid and degenerative disease on hospital resources in the operative treatment of cervical spine instability]
    M Rittmeister
    Abteilung für Rheumaorthopädie, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main
    Orthopade 31:1123-31. 2002
  5. ncbi How does soft tissue distribution affect anteversion accuracy of the palpation procedure in image-free acetabular cup navigation? An ultrasonographic assessment
    Jens A Richolt
    Orthopaedic University Clinic, Friedrichsheim Foundation, Marienburgstrasse 2, D 60528 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Comput Aided Surg 10:87-92. 2005

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi Interactive effects of tunnel dilation on the mechanical properties of hamstring grafts fixed in the tibia with interference screws
    M E Rittmeister
    Baylor Sports Medicine Institute, Institute of Orthopedic Research, Barnhart Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 9:267-71. 2001
    ..74). Biomechanical research on the effect of tibial tunnel dilation in hamstring fixation has not provided satisfactory evidence as to the benefits of this additional surgical step during anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction...
  2. ncbi The effect of strand configuration on the tensile properties of quadrupled tendon grafts
    Markus Rittmeister
    Baylor Sports Medicine Institute, Orthopedic Research Laboratory, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Arthroscopy 18:194-200. 2002
    ..To compare selected biomechanical properties of 4 different quadrupled tendon graft preparations applicable for anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Type of Study: Biomechanical investigation in a cadaver model...
  3. ncbi Components of laxity in interference fit fixation of quadrupled hamstring grafts
    Markus E Rittmeister
    Baylor Sports Medicine Institute, Institute of Orthopedic Research, Barnhart Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Acta Orthop Scand 73:65-71. 2002
    ..01 (0-0.5) mm at construct failure. Inadequacy of isolated tibial interference screw fixation of soft tissue grafts may be overcome if early failure at the graft/screw interface is prevented...
  4. ncbi [The influence of rheumatoid and degenerative disease on hospital resources in the operative treatment of cervical spine instability]
    M Rittmeister
    Abteilung für Rheumaorthopädie, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität Frankfurt am Main
    Orthopade 31:1123-31. 2002
    ..0115). The data suggest that it is necessary to distinguish patients with rheumatoid or degenerative cervical spine instability from an economic point of view, as the treatment of the rheumatoid cervical spine requires more resources...
  5. ncbi How does soft tissue distribution affect anteversion accuracy of the palpation procedure in image-free acetabular cup navigation? An ultrasonographic assessment
    Jens A Richolt
    Orthopaedic University Clinic, Friedrichsheim Foundation, Marienburgstrasse 2, D 60528 Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Comput Aided Surg 10:87-92. 2005
    ..In comparison with these permitted +/- 10 degrees windows, the amount of misinterpretation that was found due to uneven soft tissue distribution seems to be acceptable...