joint prosthesis

Summary

Summary: Prostheses used to partially or totally replace a human or animal joint. (from UMDNS, 1999)

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Use of the reverse shoulder prosthesis for the treatment of failed hemiarthroplasty in patients with glenohumeral arthritis and rotator cuff deficiency
    J C Levy
    Orthopaedic Institute at Holy Cross, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33308, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:189-95. 2007
  2. ncbi Polyethylene insert exchange for wear after total shoulder arthroplasty
    Emilie V Cheung
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, The Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:574-8. 2007
  3. ncbi Sonication cultures of explanted components as an add-on test to routinely conducted microbiological diagnostics improve pathogen detection
    Johannes Holinka
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    J Orthop Res 29:617-22. 2011
  4. pmc Prior use of antimicrobial therapy is a risk factor for culture-negative prosthetic joint infection
    Davud Malekzadeh
    Paracelsus Medical Privatuniversity, Salzburg, Austria
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:2039-45. 2010
  5. ncbi Treatment of joint prosthesis infection in accordance with current recommendations improves outcome
    Belinda Y Betsch
    Department of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1221-6. 2008
  6. ncbi Multiplex PCR of sonication fluid accurately differentiates between prosthetic joint infection and aseptic failure
    María Eugenia Portillo
    Microbiology Laboratory, Reference Laboratory of Catalunya, Carrer de la Selva, 10, Edifici Inblau A Parc de Negocis MasBlau I, El Prat de Llobregat, 08820 Barcelona, Spain
    J Infect 65:541-8. 2012
  7. ncbi Preliminary clinical experience with the Bryan Cervical Disc Prosthesis
    Jan Goffin
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Neurosurgery 51:840-5; discussion 845-7. 2002
  8. ncbi Complications of total shoulder arthroplasty
    Kamal I Bohsali
    Department of Orthopaedics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Mail Code 7774, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:2279-92. 2006
  9. ncbi Gram-negative prosthetic joint infection treated with debridement, prosthesis retention and antibiotic regimens including a fluoroquinolone
    C A Aboltins
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Melbourne and Victoria Pde, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:862-7. 2011
  10. ncbi In situ complement activation by polyethylene wear debris
    D H DeHeer
    Grand Rapids Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program, 1840 Wealthy Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res 54:12-9. 2001

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Publications265 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Use of the reverse shoulder prosthesis for the treatment of failed hemiarthroplasty in patients with glenohumeral arthritis and rotator cuff deficiency
    J C Levy
    Orthopaedic Institute at Holy Cross, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33308, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:189-95. 2007
    ..However, high rates of complications were associated with glenoid and proximal humeral bone loss...
  2. ncbi Polyethylene insert exchange for wear after total shoulder arthroplasty
    Emilie V Cheung
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, The Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:574-8. 2007
    ..For most, instability, rotator cuff tear, and glenoid wear occur together, and this is a challenging problem to treat successfully...
  3. ncbi Sonication cultures of explanted components as an add-on test to routinely conducted microbiological diagnostics improve pathogen detection
    Johannes Holinka
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical University of Vienna, General Hospital, Vienna, Austria
    J Orthop Res 29:617-22. 2011
    ..008), even in patients receiving continuous antibiotic therapy before explantation (p = 0.016). The sonication method represents an essential add-on in pathogen detection compared to conventional tissue culture...
  4. pmc Prior use of antimicrobial therapy is a risk factor for culture-negative prosthetic joint infection
    Davud Malekzadeh
    Paracelsus Medical Privatuniversity, Salzburg, Austria
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:2039-45. 2010
    ..Prior use of antimicrobial therapy has been speculated but not proven as a risk factor for CNPJI...
  5. ncbi Treatment of joint prosthesis infection in accordance with current recommendations improves outcome
    Belinda Y Betsch
    Department of Infectious Diseases, University Hospital Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Clin Infect Dis 46:1221-6. 2008
    ..Recently recommended treatment modalities for prosthetic joint infection (PJI) were evaluated...
  6. ncbi Multiplex PCR of sonication fluid accurately differentiates between prosthetic joint infection and aseptic failure
    María Eugenia Portillo
    Microbiology Laboratory, Reference Laboratory of Catalunya, Carrer de la Selva, 10, Edifici Inblau A Parc de Negocis MasBlau I, El Prat de Llobregat, 08820 Barcelona, Spain
    J Infect 65:541-8. 2012
    ..Cultures have limited sensitivity in the diagnosis of prosthetic joint infection (PJI), especially in low-grade infections. We assessed the value of multiplex PCR in differentiating PJI from aseptic failure (AF)...
  7. ncbi Preliminary clinical experience with the Bryan Cervical Disc Prosthesis
    Jan Goffin
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Neurosurgery 51:840-5; discussion 845-7. 2002
    ....
  8. ncbi Complications of total shoulder arthroplasty
    Kamal I Bohsali
    Department of Orthopaedics, The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Mail Code 7774, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:2279-92. 2006
  9. ncbi Gram-negative prosthetic joint infection treated with debridement, prosthesis retention and antibiotic regimens including a fluoroquinolone
    C A Aboltins
    Department of Infectious Diseases, Melbourne and Victoria Pde, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Microbiol Infect 17:862-7. 2011
    ..Prosthesis retention with surgical debridement, in combination with antibiotic regimens including ciprofloxacin, was effective and should be considered for patients with early Gram-negative prosthetic joint infection...
  10. ncbi In situ complement activation by polyethylene wear debris
    D H DeHeer
    Grand Rapids Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program, 1840 Wealthy Street SE, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49506, USA
    J Biomed Mater Res 54:12-9. 2001
    ..These results introduce a likely role for complement activation in particle-mediated recruitment, proliferation, and activation of macrophages during early events in osteolysis and implant loosening...
  11. ncbi Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty for failed shoulder arthroplasty
    Deepan N Patel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital of Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1478-83. 2012
    ..Recently, the reverse total shoulder arthroplasty (rTSA) has been used in these difficult clinical situations. Therefore, we sought to examine our initial experience using rTSA as a treatment for failed shoulder arthroplasty...
  12. ncbi Long-term results of cemented metal-backed glenoid components for osteoarthritis of the shoulder
    Nattapol Tammachote
    Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street S W, Rochester, MN 55902, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:160-6. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the results, the risk factors for an unsatisfactory outcome, and the failure rates of total shoulder arthroplasty with a cemented metal-backed glenoid component...
  13. ncbi Evaluation of three pose estimation algorithms for model-based roentgen stereophotogrammetric analysis
    B L Kaptein
    Department of Orthopaedics, Leiden University Medical Center, PO Box 9600, 2300 RC Leiden, The Netherlands
    Proc Inst Mech Eng H 218:231-8. 2004
    ..The IIPM and DIF algorithms are robust to the different distortions, making model-based RSA a possible replacement for marker-based RSA...
  14. ncbi 257 ankle arthroplasties performed in Norway between 1994 and 2005
    Bjørg Tilde S Fevang
    Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 78:575-83. 2007
    ..Here we report data on the use of total ankle replacements and the revision rate in the Norwegian population over a 12-year period...
  15. ncbi Grammont inverted total shoulder arthroplasty in the treatment of glenohumeral osteoarthritis with massive rupture of the cuff. Results of a multicentre study of 80 shoulders
    F Sirveaux
    Clinic of Traumatology and Orthopaedics, Nancy, France
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 86:388-95. 2004
    ..It should be considered in the treatment of osteoarthritis with a massive tear of the cuff but should be reserved for elderly patients...
  16. ncbi Results after 562 total elbow replacements: a report from the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Bjørg Tilde S Fevang
    Department of Rheumatology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 18:449-56. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to give results of elbow arthroplasty for a relatively large population and compare different prosthesis brands and different patient subgroups...
  17. ncbi Rapid identification of staphylococci from prosthetic joint infections using MALDI-TOF mass-spectrometry
    Llinos G Harris
    Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, Institute of Life Science, School of Medicine, Swansea University, Swansea, United Kingdom
    Int J Artif Organs 33:568-74. 2010
    ..In conclusion, the MALDI-TOF/MS MALDI Biotyper system provides a promising rapid and reliable method of identifying clinical isolates from prosthetic joint infections to the species level, and has potential for sub-typing...
  18. ncbi Risks of loosening of a prosthetic glenoid implanted in retroversion
    Alain Farron
    Orthopaedic Hospital, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 15:521-6. 2006
    ..According to this study, glenoid retroversion exceeding 10 degrees should be corrected during total shoulder arthroplasty. If the correction is impossible, not replacing the glenoid should be considered...
  19. ncbi The influence of glenohumeral prosthetic mismatch on glenoid radiolucent lines: results of a multicenter study
    Gilles Walch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Clinique Sainte Anne Lumière, Lyon, France
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:2186-91. 2002
    ..Recommendations for mismatch have not been substantiated scientifically. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of mismatch on glenoid radiolucent lines...
  20. ncbi Functional assessment of Toll-like receptor 2 and its relevance in patients with Staphylococcus aureus infection of joint prosthesis
    Odette El-Helou
    Division of Infectious Diseases, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Hum Immunol 72:47-53. 2011
    ..evaluated the relationship between TLR2 R753Q single nucleotide polymorphism (SNP) and S aureus infection of joint prosthesis. Human embryonic kidney 293 (HEK293) cells transfected with wild-type and mutant R753Q TLR2 gene were ..
  21. ncbi Prosthetic replacement for proximal humeral fractures
    George Kontakis
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University Hospital of Heraklion Crete, Greece
    Injury 39:1345-58. 2008
    ..Individual decision-making and tailored treatment that takes into consideration the personality of the fracture and the patient's characteristics should be used...
  22. ncbi Effects of a cervical disc prosthesis on segmental and cervical spine alignment
    Gwynedd E Pickett
    Division of Neurosurgery, Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Ontario, Canada
    Neurosurg Focus 17:E5. 2004
    ..The impact of cervical arthroplasty on sagittal alignment of the FSU needs to be addressed, together with its effect on overall sagittal balance of the cervical spine...
  23. 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..
  24. ncbi Neurological complications of lumbar artificial disc replacement and comparison of clinical results with those related to lumbar arthrodesis in the literature: results of a multicenter, prospective, randomized investigational device exemption study of Cha
    Fred H Geisler
    Illinois Neuro Spine Center at Rush Copley Medical Center, Aurora, Illinois 60504, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 1:143-54. 2004
    ..This is the first report of Class I data in which a lumbar artificial disc is compared with lumbar fusion...
  25. ncbi Photoelastic comparison of strains in the underlying glenoid with metal-backed and all-polyethylene implants
    Matthew H Pelletier
    Surgical and Orthopaedic Research Laboratories, Prince of Wales Hospital, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 17:779-83. 2008
    ..Shear strains increased at most locations following reconstruction with both of the implants. Uncemented, keeled metal backed implants produced areas of higher cortical shear strains compared to cemented, all PE pegged implants...
  26. pmc Periprosthetic infections after shoulder hemiarthroplasty
    Jasvinder A Singh
    Medicine Service, Birmingham VA Medical Center, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1304-9. 2012
    ..To examine the rates and predictors of deep periprosthetic infections after shoulder hemiarthroplasty...
  27. ncbi The Bryan Cervical Disc: wear properties and early clinical results
    Paul A Anderson
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Wisconsin Hospitals, 600 Highland Avenue, K4 735, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Spine J 4:303S-309S. 2004
    ..However, these disc prostheses will be subject to wear and its possible adverse consequences...
  28. ncbi The reverse shoulder prosthesis for glenohumeral arthritis associated with severe rotator cuff deficiency. a minimum two-year follow-up study of sixty patients surgical technique
    Mark Frankle
    Florida Orthopaedic Institute, 13020 Telecom Parkway North, Temple Terrace, FL 33637, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:178-90. 2006
    ..The goal of this study was to retrospectively evaluate the short-term results of arthroplasty with use of the Reverse Shoulder Prosthesis in the management of this problem...
  29. ncbi Management of infections of osteoarticular prosthesis
    J Barberán
    Hospital Central de la Defensa Gómez Ulla Madrid, Spain
    Clin Microbiol Infect 12:93-101. 2006
    ..The treatment of an infected joint prosthesis must be individualised, but it generally involves both systemic antibiotics and surgical intervention...
  30. ncbi A short-term study in sheep with the Groningen temporomandibular joint prosthesis
    J P Van Loon
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University Hospital Groningen, The Netherlands
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 29:315-24. 2000
    ..The main restriction of the sheep model is the much larger translatory capacity compared with patients, which adversely influences tissue healing...
  31. ncbi Shoulder arthroplasty: evolving techniques and indications
    Gilles Walch
    Hôpital privé Jean Mermoz, Centre Orthopedique Santy, 24, Avenue Paul Santy, 69008 Lyon, France
    Joint Bone Spine 77:501-5. 2010
    ....
  32. ncbi Revision of the humeral component for aseptic loosening in arthroplasty of the shoulder
    A Cil
    Department of Orthopaedics Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 91:75-81. 2009
    ..Revision to a total shoulder replacement gives better results than to a hemiarthroplasty...
  33. ncbi Systematic review of primary total elbow prostheses used for the rheumatoid elbow
    J C T van der Lugt
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands
    Clin Rheumatol 23:291-8. 2004
    ..Nevertheless, in relation to most other joint replacements in rheumatoid patients, all TEP still have higher complication rates. For this reason an elbow prosthesis may just be warranted in seriously disabled patients...
  34. ncbi Prosthetic positioning in total shoulder arthroplasty
    Joseph P Iannotti
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, and Dept of Orthopaedic Surgery A 41, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH, 44139, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:111S-121S. 2005
    ..This review summarizes the cadaveric and finite-element model that defines the abnormalities associated with humeral and glenoid component malpositioning...
  35. ncbi Total shoulder arthroplasty: glenoid component design
    Gerald R Williams
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 39th and Market Streets, 1 Cupp Pavilion, Presbyterian Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:122S-128S. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi Culture-negative prosthetic joint infection
    Elie F Berbari
    Section of Orthopedic Infectious Diseases, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 45:1113-9. 2007
    ..Culture-negative (CN) prosthetic joint infection (PJI) has not been well studied. We performed a retrospective cohort study to define the demographic characteristics and determine the outcome of patients with CN PJI...
  37. ncbi Wear in the prosthetic shoulder: association with design parameters
    Andrew R Hopkins
    Biomechanics Section, Mechanical Engineering Department, Imperial College London, London, SW7 2AZ, UK
    J Biomech Eng 129:223-30. 2007
    ....
  38. ncbi New strategies for the treatment of infections associated with prosthetic joints
    Andrej Trampuz
    Division of Infectious Diseases and Hospital Epidemiology, University Hospital Basel, Petersgraben 4, CH 4031 Basel, Switzerland
    Curr Opin Investig Drugs 6:185-90. 2005
    ..Finally, agents with a potential for treatment or prophylaxis of device-associated infections, such as novel rifamycin derivatives, and compounds acting on bacterial quorum-sensing mechanisms are presented in this review...
  39. ncbi Cervical spine arthroplasty biomechanics
    Christian M Puttlitz
    Orthopedic Bioengineering Research Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 16:589-94, v. 2005
    ....
  40. ncbi Humeral windows in revision shoulder arthroplasty
    John W Sperling
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:258-63. 2005
    ..The data from this study suggest that humeral windows may facilitate controlled removal of well-fixed humeral components with a high rate of union. Further evolution of this technique may result in a lower fracture rate...
  41. ncbi Total modular wrist prosthesis: a new design
    Zulfiquar Omar Rahimtoola
    Department of Orthopaedics, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 38:160-5. 2004
    ..We present the design of the prosthesis including the preliminary clinical and radiographic results after a mean follow-up of 20 months in 32 patients of whom four have had earlier implants revised...
  42. ncbi Clinical outcomes and costs among patients with Staphylococcus aureus bacteremia and orthopedic device infections
    Tahaniyat Lalani
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, 2400 Pratt Street, Cube 7545, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 40:973-7. 2008
    ..Patients with ODI had higher relapse of S. aureus infection, compared to bacteremic patients without ODI. Costs and outcomes were similar among ODI patients undergoing device removal and those treated with debridement and retention...
  43. ncbi [Long-term outcome of Swanson prosthesis management of the rheumatic wrist joint]
    S Schill
    , Diakonie Krankenhaus-Kreuznacher Diakonie, Bad Kreuznach
    Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir 33:198-206. 2001
    ..We therefore currently recommend the MPH-total wrist design in patients with rheumatoid arthritis...
  44. ncbi Bone presence between the central peg's radial fins of a partially cemented pegged all poly glenoid component suggest few radiolucencies
    Ryan M Arnold
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 68198 1080, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:315-21. 2011
    ..This study's purpose was to utilize computed tomography (CT) and plain films to assess for bone between the central peg's radial fins and to assess overall component radiolucencies...
  45. ncbi Mid-term results of a metal-backed glenoid component in total shoulder replacement
    A Castagna
    Shoulder and Elbow Unit, IRCSS Istituto Clinico Humanitas, 56 Via Manzoni 20089, Rozzano, MI, Italy
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 92:1410-5. 2010
    ..We conclude that a metal-backed glenoid component is a good option in total shoulder replacement with no worse results than of those using a cemented all-polyethylene prosthesis...
  46. ncbi Prospective study of a new total wrist arthroplasty: short term results
    G Herzberg
    Hôpital Herriot, 5 Place d Arsonval, Lyon Cedex 03, France
    Chir Main 30:20-5. 2011
    ..Longer follow-up is needed to validate these early results...
  47. ncbi Five to ten-year outcomes of the Universal total wrist arthroplasty in patients with rheumatoid arthritis
    Christina M Ward
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Iowa, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:914-9. 2011
    ....
  48. ncbi Observations on retrieved polyethylene glenoid components
    M M Scarlat
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6500, USA
    J Arthroplasty 16:795-801. 2001
    ..These observations in retrieved glenoid components point to the potential of polyethylene for deformation in vivo, especially when the mechanics of the arthroplasty are compromised...
  49. ncbi Influence of arm lengthening in reverse shoulder arthroplasty
    Alexandre Lädermann
    Service de chirurgie orthopedique et traumatologie de l appareil moteur, Hopitaux Universitaires de Geneve, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:336-41. 2012
    ..However, evaluations of functional outcomes of RSA have shown variable improvements in the range of motion. The aim of our study was to correlate humeral and arm lengthening to postoperative AAE...
  50. pmc High rate of complications and radiographic loosening of the biaxial total wrist arthroplasty in rheumatoid arthritis: 32 wrists followed for 6 (5–8) years
    Djoeke van Harlingen
    Department of Orthopaedics, Sint Maartenskliniek, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop 82:721-6. 2011
    ..We present the outcome of the biaxial total wrist prosthesis (no longer available) after 5-8 years of follow-up...
  51. ncbi Results of a convex-back cemented keeled glenoid component in primary osteoarthritis: multicenter study with a follow-up greater than 5 years
    Gilles Walch
    Centre Orthopédique Santy Hopital Privé J Mermoz, Lyon, France
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:385-94. 2011
    ..We assessed the clinical and radiologic results of a cemented all-polyethylene convex-back keeled glenoid component used with a third-generation prosthesis...
  52. ncbi Clinical results of revision shoulder arthroplasty using the reverse prosthesis
    James D Kelly
    San Francisco Shoulder, Elbow and Hand Clinic, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1516-25. 2012
    ..However, the reverse shoulder arthroplasty can stabilize a glenohumeral joint even in patients with rotator cuff deficiency and bone deficits, resulting in improved outcomes...
  53. ncbi The metal-backed glenoid component in rheumatoid disease: eight- to fourteen-year follow-up
    Nicholas David Clement
    Shoulder Unit, Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, Sunderland Royal Hospital, Sunderland, United Kingdom
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 19:749-56. 2010
    ..This study reports the outcome and survivorship of the uncemented glenoid in rheumatoid patients with an intact or repairable rotator cuff at surgery, and considers the key design features that may predict longevity of this component...
  54. pmc Total elbow arthroplasty in rheumatoid arthritis: a population-based study from the Finnish Arthroplasty Register
    Eerik T Skyttä
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Peijas Hospital, Helsinki University Central Hospital, FI 00029 HUS, Finland
    Acta Orthop 80:472-7. 2009
    ..We evaluated the survival of different TEA designs and factors associated with survival using data from a nationwide arthroplasty register...
  55. ncbi A ten-year radiologic comparison of two-all polyethylene glenoid component designs: a prospective trial
    Philippe Collin
    centre hospitalier privé Saint Grégoire, Saint Grégoire, Rennes, France
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:1217-23. 2011
    ..This study presents long-term prospective follow-up of 2 cemented all-polyethylene glenoid components with different backside design geometry and the effect on the presence and progression of radiolucent lines (RLLs)...
  56. ncbi Stability of cemented in-line pegged glenoid compared with keeled glenoid components in total shoulder arthroplasty
    Hans Rahme
    Department of Orthopedics, Uppsala University Hospital, S 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1965-72. 2009
    ..The main purpose of this study was to compare the fixation of cemented keeled glenoid components with that of cemented in-line pegged glenoid components...
  57. ncbi Leukocyte and bacteria imaging in prosthetic joint infection
    Andor W J M Glaudemans
    Department of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, University Medical Centre Groningen, University of Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands
    Eur Cell Mater 25:61-77. 2013
    There has been a significant increase in the number of joint prosthesis replacements worldwide. Although relatively uncommon, complications can occur with the most serious being an infection...
  58. ncbi [Biomechanical considerations on shoulder joint prosthesis implantation]
    G Heers
    Orthopädische Universitätsklinik Regensburg, Kaiser Karl V Allee 3, 93077 Bad Abbach
    Orthopade 30:346-53. 2001
    ....
  59. ncbi Placement of the stemless humeral component in the Total Evolutive Shoulder System (TESS)
    Ghislain F Geurts
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Monica Hospital, Monica Research Foundation, Deurne, Antwerp, Belgium
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 14:214-7. 2010
    ..The indications, the surgical technique, and the complications of this humeral implant in shoulder arthroplasty will be described...
  60. ncbi Failed total carpometacarpal joint prosthesis of the thumb: results after resection arthroplasty
    Torben Baek Hansen
    Section of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedics, Regional Hospital Holstebro, Holstebro, Denmark
    Scand J Plast Reconstr Surg Hand Surg 44:171-4. 2010
    Total joint prosthesis in carpometacarpal joint arthritis of the thumb often fails...
  61. ncbi [Comparison of short-term results after CUP prosthesis with cemented glenoid components and total shoulder arthroplasty: a matched-pair analysis]
    G Pape
    Sektion Obere Extremität Schulter, Ellenbogen und Handchirurgie, Orthopädische Universitätsklinik Heidelberg
    Z Orthop Unfall 148:674-9. 2010
    ....
  62. ncbi Long-term follow-up of the cemented Caffinière prosthesis for trapezio-metacarpal arthroplasty
    L Søndergaard
    Department of Orthopaedics, Hillerød County Hospital, Denmark
    J Hand Surg Br 16:428-30. 1991
    ....
  63. ncbi Early failures with a spheric interposition arthroplasty of the thumb basal joint
    George S Athwal
    Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Queen s University, Kingston General Hospital, Kingston London, Ontario, Canada
    J Hand Surg Am 29:1080-4. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to report the early results with the Orthosphere (Wright Medical Technology Inc, Arlington, TN) spheric interpositional arthroplasty...
  64. pmc Contribution of the reverse endoprosthesis to glenohumeral kinematics
    Jeroen H M Bergmann
    Rehabilitation Centre, Duyvensz Nagel Research Laboratory, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:594-8. 2008
    ..Although we found considerable interindividual differences in shoulder kinematics, the limitation in glenohumeral range of motion appears related to a lack of generated muscle force and not the design of the prosthesis...
  65. ncbi Six-year experience with the Delta III reverse shoulder prosthesis
    Federico Alberto Grassi
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy
    J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 17:151-6. 2009
    ..To report the clinical and radiographic results and complications of the Delta III reverse prosthesis...
  66. ncbi History and evolution in total ankle arthroplasty
    Nikolaos E Gougoulias
    Keele University School of Medicine, Thornburrow Drive, Hartshill, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, UK
    Br Med Bull 89:111-51. 2009
    ..The current study provides an overview of history and evolution in total ankle arthroplasty...
  67. ncbi [Reconstruction of the rotational centre of the humeral head depending on the prosthetic design]
    U Irlenbusch
    Orthopadische Klinik, Marienstift Arnstadt
    Z Orthop Unfall 146:211-7. 2008
    ..So far, such examinations have taken place exclusively on anatomic preparations. This raises the question of whether the need for such a prosthetic system can be derived from the anatomic variation of the pivot points...
  68. ncbi Total ankle arthroplasty
    James K DeOrio
    Duke Orthopaedics, Department of Orthopaedics, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Instr Course Lect 57:383-413. 2008
    ..As an individual surgeon gains more experience, the chances of a favorable outcome are increased...
  69. ncbi [Excentered scapulohumeral osteoarthritis]
    D Mole
    Clinique de Traumatologie et Orthopédie, 49, rue Hermite, 54052, Nancy Cedex, France
    Rev Chir Orthop Reparatrice Appar Mot 93:37-94. 2007
  70. ncbi [Shoulder arthroplasty for treatment of the sequelae of proximal humerus fractures]
    U Brunner
    Abteilung für Unfall, Schulter und Handchirurgie, Krankenhaus Agatharied GmbH, St Agatha Strasse 1, 8374, Hausham, Germany
    Orthopade 36:1037-49. 2007
    ..Secondary interventions for the sequelae of fractures of the proximal humerus are complex and involve high rates of complications and revisions...
  71. ncbi The Delta III reverse shoulder replacement for cuff tear arthropathy: a single-centre study of 50 consecutive procedures
    M A Naveed
    Princess Elizabeth Orthopaedic Centre, Exeter, United Kingdom
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:57-61. 2011
    ..001) at final follow-up. The mean maximum elevation improved from 55° pre-operatively to 105° at final follow-up. There were seven complications during the whole series, although only four patients required further surgery...
  72. ncbi Early outcomes of pyrolytic carbon hemiarthroplasty for the treatment of trapezial-metacarpal arthritis
    J S Martinez de Aragon
    Division of Plastic Surgery and the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:205-12. 2009
    ..We wished to review our short-term outcomes for this device in the treatment of TM arthritis...
  73. ncbi End-stage ankle arthritis: magnitude of the problem and solutions
    Mark Glazebrook
    Division of Orthopaedics, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 59:359-65. 2010
    ..Other treatment options, including ankle osteotomies, ankle osteochondral allograft transplantation, and distraction arthroplasty, require further study by surgeons with advanced training in these procedures...
  74. ncbi Validation and precision of model-based radiostereometric analysis (MBRSA) for total ankle arthroplasty
    Jason Wai Yip Fong
    QEII Health Sciences Center, Halifax NS B3H 3A7, Canada
    Foot Ankle Int 32:1155-63. 2011
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  75. ncbi Risk factors for subsequent diagnosis of prosthetic joint infection
    Saima Aslam
    Section of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31:298-301. 2010
    ..25 [95% confidence interval {CI}, 1.3-3.8]), nonsurgical trauma to the prosthetic joint (OR, 21.5 [95% CI, 2.6-175.2]), and surgical site infection (OR, 5.25 [95% CI, 1.7-16.7])...
  76. ncbi Prospective 1-year follow-up study comparing joint prosthesis with tendon interposition arthroplasty in treatment of trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis
    M Ulrich-Vinther
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedics, Aalborg Hospital, Aarhus University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
    J Hand Surg Am 33:1369-77. 2008
    ..Osteoarthritis of the thumb basal joint is a common and disabling condition. This clinical follow-up study compares the efficacy of total basal joint replacement surgery with that of tendon interposition arthroplasty...
  77. ncbi Objective evaluation of lengthening in reverse shoulder arthroplasty
    Alexandre Lädermann
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospital of Geneva, Switzerland
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 18:588-95. 2009
    ....
  78. pmc Enhancing damage visibility on metallic bearing surfaces: a simple technique for photography and viewing
    Anneliese D Heiner
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1100, USA
    J Arthroplasty 28:543.e9-543.e12. 2013
    ....
  79. ncbi Geometric analysis of commonly used prosthetic systems for proximal humeral replacement
    M L Pearl
    Southern California Permanente Medical Group, Los Angeles 90027, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 81:660-71. 1999
    ..The anatomy of the proximal part of the humerus is extremely variable. The extent to which existing prosthetic systems and operative technique allow replication of this variability has not been established...
  80. ncbi Localization of RANKL in osteolytic tissue around a loosened joint prosthesis
    Mitsuru Horiki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Graduate School of Medicine E3, 2 2 Yamadaoka, 565 0871, Suita, Japan
    J Bone Miner Metab 22:346-51. 2004
    ....
  81. ncbi Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty after failed rotator cuff surgery
    Pascal Boileau
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Traumatology, Hopital de l Archet, University of Nice, Nice, France
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 18:600-6. 2009
    ..The purpose is to report the results of reverse shoulder arthroplasty (RSA) after previous failed rotator cuff surgery...
  82. ncbi Revision of shoulder replacement with a reversed shoulder prosthesis (Delta III): report of five cases
    L De Wilde
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 67:348-53. 2001
    ..Although these initially good functional results may be temporary and loosening may occur over the longer term, the authors recommend the Delta III shoulder prosthesis as an alternative solution for revision shoulder arthroplasty...
  83. ncbi Neer Award 2005: The Grammont reverse shoulder prosthesis: results in cuff tear arthritis, fracture sequelae, and revision arthroplasty
    Pascal Boileau
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Traumatology, Hopital de l Archet, University of Nice, Nice, France
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 15:527-40. 2006
    ..Results of the reverse prosthesis depend on the diagnosis and on the remaining cuff muscles, specifically the teres minor. Surgeons should be vigilant with regard to low-grade infection in revision surgery...
  84. 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...
  85. ncbi TMJ Concepts/Techmedica custom-made TMJ total joint prosthesis: 5-year follow-up study
    L M Wolford
    Dept of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Baylor University Medical Center, Baylor College of Dentistry, Texas A and M University System, Dallas, TX, USA
    Int J Oral Maxillofac Surg 32:268-74. 2003
    ..of 42 consecutive patients who had TMJ reconstruction using the TMJ Concepts/Techmedica custom made total joint prosthesis. Criteria for use of the prosthesis included the following TMJ conditions: (1) multiply operated, (2) ..
  86. ncbi Septic arthritis caused by Chryseobacterium meningosepticum in an elbow joint prosthesis
    Ritu Kumar
    Department of Internal Medicine, Medical Center of Central Georgia, Macon, GA, USA
    South Med J 97:74-6. 2004
    ..We report the first case of septic arthritis due to this organism...
  87. ncbi The Reverse Shoulder Prosthesis for glenohumeral arthritis associated with severe rotator cuff deficiency. A minimum two-year follow-up study of sixty patients
    Mark Frankle
    Florida Orthopaedic Institute, 13020 Telecom Parkway North, Temple Terrace, Florida 33637, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1697-705. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to retrospectively evaluate the short-term results of arthroplasty with use of the Reverse Shoulder Prosthesis in the management of this problem...
  88. ncbi Early results of a reverse design prosthesis in the treatment of arthritis of the shoulder in elderly patients with a large rotator cuff tear
    Aziz Boulahia
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Clinique Sainte Anne Lumière, Lyon, France
    Orthopedics 25:129-33. 2002
    ..This prosthesis compares favorably, particularly with regard to postoperative active anterior elevation, to other treatment options in this challenging patient population...
  89. pmc Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty-from the most to the least common complication
    Mazda Farshad
    Department of Orthopaedics, Balgrist University Hospital, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    Int Orthop 34:1075-82. 2010
    ..Their incidence and the results of their treatment are inconsistently reported. To document and then prevent complications, a standardised monitoring tool including clear definitions and assessment instructions appears necessary...
  90. ncbi Reverse shoulder arthroplasty for the treatment of rotator cuff deficiency
    Derek Cuff
    Florida Orthopaedic Institute, 13020 North Telecom Parkway, Tampa, FL 33637, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1244-51. 2008
    ..0-mm peripheral locking screws for baseplate fixation and a lateralized center of rotation for the treatment of a rotator cuff deficiency...
  91. ncbi A New Zealand national joint registry review of 202 total ankle replacements followed for up to 6 years
    Anton H Hosman
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Musculoskeletal Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Acta Orthop 78:584-91. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to document and evaluate the early results of a nationwide series of total ankle replacements (TARs) performed using second- and third-generation implants...
  92. ncbi Predictors of scapular notching in patients managed with the Delta III reverse total shoulder replacement
    Ryan W Simovitch
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Uniklinik Balgrist, Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:588-600. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the clinical relevance of notching and to determine the anatomic and radiographic parameters that predispose to its occurrence...
  93. ncbi Intermediate and long-term outcomes of total ankle arthroplasty and ankle arthrodesis. A systematic review of the literature
    S L Haddad
    Illinois Bone and Joint Institute, Glenview Medical Arts Building, 2401 Ravine Way, Glenview, IL 60025, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1899-905. 2007
    ..A systematic review of the literature addressing the intermediate and long-term outcomes of interest in total ankle arthroplasty and ankle arthrodesis was performed...
  94. ncbi Total joint arthroplasty in the treatment of advanced stages of thumb carpometacarpal joint osteoarthritis
    Alejandro Badia
    Hand, Upper Extremity and Microsurgery, Miami Hand Center, Miami, FL 33176, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 31:1605-14. 2006
    ..Joint replacement has been an effective treatment of this condition. The purpose of this article is to present the outcome of a total cemented trapeziometacarpal implant in the treatment of more advanced stages of this disease...
  95. ncbi The Swedish Ankle Arthroplasty Register: An analysis of 531 arthroplasties between 1993 and 2005
    Anders Henricson
    Department of Orthopaedics, Falu Hospital, Falun, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 78:569-74. 2007
    ..Whether or not ankles can be replaced with reasonable safety has been the subject of debate. We present the results of a nationwide series of total ankle arthroplasties...
  96. pmc How successful are current ankle replacements?: a systematic review of the literature
    Nikolaos Gougoulias
    Centre for Sports and Exercise Medicine, Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Mile End Hospital, 275 Bancroft Road, London E1 4DG, UK
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:199-208. 2010
    ..The overall failure rate was approximately 10% at 5 years with a wide range (range, 0%-32%) between different centers. Superiority of an implant design over another cannot be supported by the available data...
  97. ncbi Registration completeness in the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register
    Birgitte Espehaug
    The Norwegian Arthroplasty Register, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Acta Orthop 77:49-56. 2006
    ..A high degree of registration completeness is necessary in order to obtain unbiased and accurate register-based study results. We investigated the completeness of registration in the national Norwegian Arthroplasty Register (NAR)...
  98. pmc Short-term results after reversed shoulder arthroplasty (Delta III) in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and irreparable rotator cuff tear
    Michael John
    Department of Orthopaedics, Otto von Guericke University, Leipziger Str 44, 39120 Magdeburg, Germany
    Int Orthop 34:71-7. 2010
    ..No radiological signs of loosening were found, but scapular notching occurred in four cases. Reversed arthroplasty provides a substantial improvement of shoulder function in patients with RA. The high incidence of notching is of concern...
  99. ncbi Total ankle arthroplasty in inflammatory joint disease with use of two mobile-bearing designs
    H Cornelis Doets
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Slotervaart Hospital, Louwesweg 6, 1066 EC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1272-84. 2006
    ..However, to our knowledge, no study has focused exclusively on patients with the diagnosis of inflammatory joint disease or has provided a detailed analysis of the risk factors for failure...
  100. ncbi Total elbow arthroplasty with use of a nonconstrained humeral component inserted without cement in patients who have rheumatoid arthritis
    H Kudo
    Section of Orthopaedics, Sagamihara National Hospital, Sagamihara City, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 81:1268-80. 1999
    ..Most total elbow prostheses that are currently in use require cement for fixation of each component. We developed a new (type-5) prosthesis that does not need cement for fixation...
  101. ncbi Treatment of painful pseudoparesis due to irreparable rotator cuff dysfunction with the Delta III reverse-ball-and-socket total shoulder prosthesis
    C M L Werner
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Balgrist, Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1476-86. 2005
    ..Our purpose was to evaluate the clinical and radiographic results of this arthroplasty in a consecutive series of shoulders with painful pseudoparesis due to irreversible loss of rotator cuff function...

Research Grants37

  1. TK-based Infection Imaging
    Martin G Pomper; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Spatial localization is also important in diagnosis, for example, in determining whether a painful joint prosthesis is infected or merely loose or whether a vascular graft in a patient presenting with fever is indeed infected ..
  2. SEGMENTAL BONE & JOINT REPLACEMENT AFTER TUMOR RESECTION
    Edmund Chao; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..bridging and formation; 3) to develop a satistfactory soft tissue attachment method to the segmental bone/joint prosthesis; and 4) to follow patients with such implants and compare their results with other limb salvage procedures...
  3. A NEW FINGER JOINT PROSTHESIS
    Robert Whalen; Fiscal Year: 1990
    A new finger joint prosthesis is to be designed and tested. It will utilize a titanium hinge...
  4. The study of gene therapy for aseptic loosening using a mouse implant model
    Shang You Yang; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..the biomechanical and pathological aspects of a longterm mouse model of debris-associated bone resorption and joint prosthesis failure;(2) to evaluate the efficacy of combination anti-inflammatory and anti-osteolytic gene therapy in ..
  5. A DURABLE, LOAD-BEARING, MUSCLE-TO-PROTHESIS COUPLING
    David Melvin; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..The complexity of the device is similar to a heart valve or a joint prosthesis, supporting a unit price of $2,000 to $4,000. This yields a domestic market of $400 million to $2...
  6. Cleveland Clinic Orthopaedic Research Training Grant
    JOSEPH IANNOTTI; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Infusion of Particles at Implant interfeces
    Stuart Goodman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  8. Osteolysis and Implant Wear: Biological, Biomedical Engineering, and Surgical Pri
    Stuart Goodman; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  9. World Workshop in Oral Medicine IV
    Peter Lockhart; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The proceedings will be published as evidence-based recommendations for best clinical practice in Oral Medicine as well as providing suggestions for future basic science and clinical research. ..
  10. Polysomal RNA Antitumor Immunity
    John Chi; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Results from these experiments will help characterize the potential use of dendritic cells transfected with polysomal RNA in creating antigen specific tumor vaccines for brain tumors. ..
  11. Olympus FV500 Confocal Microscope System
    Denis Clohisy; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The NIH-funded research projects of these three users will result in full capacity utilization of a confocal microscope and successful, rapid completion of current projects requires seamless access to this technology. ..
  12. 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. ..
  13. 2006 Summer Bioengineering Conference
    Vijay Goel; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This should help create the necessary work force of varied interests in the health care field. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. BIOBEHAVIORAL ETIOLOGY OF CHRONIC TEMPOROMANDIBULAR
    James Fricton; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Questionnaires will include RDC/TMD axis I and II, coping strategies questionnaire, a self report fibromyalgia screening form, and IMPATH. ..
  15. Influence of Ankle Motion on Bilateral Amputee Gait
    Steven Gard; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The results from this study will aid in identifying limitations in current prosthetic technology that inhibit normal patterns of walking in amputees. ..
  16. IN VIVO REGULATION OF cAMP/PKA SIGNALING BY PKIgamma
    Edward Greenfield; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  17. ENHANCED THERAPY RESPONSE IN OSTEOSARCOMA
    GENE DIRESTA; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The MSKCC Therapeutics faculty believes that the ALS, if successful in this model, has promise as an adjunct for limb salvage procedures and in the treatment of many unresectable or disfiguring tumors. ..
  18. BIOPHYSICAL DETERMINANTS OF DIABETIC FOOT ULCER HEALING
    Charles Saltzman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Three-dimensional rate of ulcer healing will be measured with stereophotography and computerized image analysis techniques. ..
  19. SYSTEMIC IMPLICATIONS OF TOTAL JOINT REPLACEMENT
    Joshua Jacobs; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. CYTOKINES AND REGULATION OF BONE TURNOVER BY PTH
    Edward Greenfield; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Aim 4 will investigate whether the transient nature of PTH-induced IL-6 mRNA depends on PTH receptor desensitization due to betaARK-like kinases. ..
  21. TERMINATION OF PTH RESPONSES IN OSTEOBLASTS
    Edward Greenfield; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Our findings will also serve as paradigm for regulation of PKA signaling in other cell types. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. Bacteremia from Dental Extraction vs. Oral Hygiene
    Peter Lockhart; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Additionally, we will have unique and critical data for the development of both future research and evidence-based guidelines concerning antibiotic prophylaxis for individuals currently felt to be at risk for DSI. ..
  23. Fatigue Crack Morphology in Cemented Hips
    Amos Race; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  24. Effect of Femoral Stem Design om Cement Mantle Failure
    Amos Race; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Should these aims be met, the proposed model will be of great use in pre-clinical testing of novel cemented stem designs. ..
  25. TENDON TO BONE HEALING--ROLE OF MECHANICAL ENVIRONMENT
    Gerald Williams; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Our global hypothesis is that in vivo mechanical factors (exercise vs. cage activity vs. immobilization) will cause a change in the mechanical properties, composition, and organization of the healing insertion site. ..
  26. UNDERSTANDING THE PATHOGENESIS OF STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS
    Vance Fowler; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Accomplishing the aims of this proposal will contribute to improved clinical management of patients with S. aureus bacteremia, and will add to the understanding of S. aureus virulence factors. ..
  27. CELLULAR MECHANISMS OF IMPLANT LOOSENING
    Edward Greenfield; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The second hypothesis is that endotoxin hyporesponsiveness will increase attachment, proliferation, and/or osteoblastic differentiation of mesenchymal precursor cells cultured on titanium discs. ..
  28. OSTEOCLAST DIFFERENTIATION BY MESENCHYMAL CELLS
    Edward Greenfield; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. Bioreactivity Markers in Total Hip Replacments
    Nadim Hallab; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Additionally, variable immunologic responses induced by implant degradation products (i.e. lymphocyte response to metal ions and monocyte/macrophage response to particulate debris) will be correlated with the development of osteolysis ..
  30. Responses of the Ankle to Changes in Shoe Rocker Radius
    Andrew Hansen; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  31. Anisotropy and Nonlinearity of Cartilage Mechanics
    Gerard Ateshian; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  32. Molecular Mechanisms of Ectopic Bone Formation
    STEVEN LIETMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  33. Knee Implant Wear Evaluation-An Integrated Approach
    Timothy Wright; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  34. DESIGNED DEGRADABLE INTERBODY CAGES
    Chia Ying Lin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  35. In-vivo ACL Tension
    Guoan Li; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This methodology can be readily extended to investigate and optimize the treatment of soft tissue injures of other articular joints such as the spine, shoulder, wrist and ankle. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  36. In Vivo PCL Biomechanics
    Guoan Li; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our image technique will be further applicable to other soft tissue injuries such as cartilage defects and soft tissue defects in the shoulder, hip, wrist, ankle and spine. ..