arthroscopy

Summary

Summary: Endoscopic examination, therapy and surgery of the joint.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Hip arthroscopy: state of the art
    Umile Giuseppe Longo
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Bio Medico University, Via Alvaro del Portillo 200, Trigoria, Rome, Italy
    Br Med Bull 96:131-57. 2010
  2. ncbi The outcome and repair integrity of completely arthroscopically repaired large and massive rotator cuff tears
    Leesa M Galatz
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine at Barnes Jewish Hospital, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, Suite 11300, West Pavilion, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:219-24. 2004
  3. ncbi The use of platelet-rich plasma in arthroscopy and sports medicine: optimizing the healing environment
    Emilio Lopez-Vidriero
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Arthroscopy 26:269-78. 2010
  4. ncbi Cartilage healing after microfracture in osteoarthritic knees
    Dae Kyung Bae
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Colleges of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Dongdaemoon Ku, Seoul, Korea
    Arthroscopy 22:367-74. 2006
  5. ncbi Single-incision technique misses the anatomical femoral anterior cruciate ligament insertion: a cadaver study
    M P Arnold
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 9:194-9. 2001
  6. ncbi Anatomic single- and double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction flowchart
    Carola F van Eck
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arthroscopy 26:258-68. 2010
  7. ncbi Transferring simulated arthroscopic skills to the operating theatre: a randomised blinded study
    N R Howells
    Nuffield Department of Orthopaedic Surgery University of Oxford, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:494-9. 2008
  8. ncbi Outcomes of microfracture for traumatic chondral defects of the knee: average 11-year follow-up
    J Richard Steadman
    Steadman Hawkins Sports Medicine Foundation, Vail, Colorado 81657, USA
    Arthroscopy 19:477-84. 2003
  9. ncbi Single-row versus double-row arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: a prospective randomized clinical study
    Andrea Grasso
    Villa Valeria Clinic, Rome, Italy
    Arthroscopy 25:4-12. 2009
  10. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging versus arthroscopy in the diagnosis of knee pathology, concentrating on meniscal lesions and ACL tears: a systematic review
    Ruth Crawford
    University of Keele, Keele University Medical School, Thornburrow Drive, Hartshill, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire ST4 7QB, UK
    Br Med Bull 84:5-23. 2007

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  1. ncbi Hip arthroscopy: state of the art
    Umile Giuseppe Longo
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Campus Bio Medico University, Via Alvaro del Portillo 200, Trigoria, Rome, Italy
    Br Med Bull 96:131-57. 2010
    The unique anatomy of the hip is challenging, and has slowed the progress of hip arthroscopy. The aim of this review is to provide an updated synthesis of existing clinical evidence on hip arthroscopy.
  2. ncbi The outcome and repair integrity of completely arthroscopically repaired large and massive rotator cuff tears
    Leesa M Galatz
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine at Barnes Jewish Hospital, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, Suite 11300, West Pavilion, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:219-24. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi The use of platelet-rich plasma in arthroscopy and sports medicine: optimizing the healing environment
    Emilio Lopez-Vidriero
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
    Arthroscopy 26:269-78. 2010
    ..to vascular ulcers, with a more recent evolution and promising results in the field of sports medicine and arthroscopy. Sports medicine patients desire a rapid return to their preinjury level of function, and PRP may have certain ..
  4. ncbi Cartilage healing after microfracture in osteoarthritic knees
    Dae Kyung Bae
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Colleges of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Dongdaemoon Ku, Seoul, Korea
    Arthroscopy 22:367-74. 2006
    ....
  5. ncbi Single-incision technique misses the anatomical femoral anterior cruciate ligament insertion: a cadaver study
    M P Arnold
    Department of Orthopedics, University Hospital, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 9:194-9. 2001
    ..Femoral aiming devices for use through the tibial tunnel aim for an isometric placement of the femoral tunnel, they do not aim for an anatomical position of the graft...
  6. ncbi Anatomic single- and double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction flowchart
    Carola F van Eck
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arthroscopy 26:258-68. 2010
    ..We continue to modify the flowchart as more information about the anatomy of the ACL, and how to more closely reproduce it, becomes available...
  7. ncbi Transferring simulated arthroscopic skills to the operating theatre: a randomised blinded study
    N R Howells
    Nuffield Department of Orthopaedic Surgery University of Oxford, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:494-9. 2008
    ..the effect of laboratory-based simulator training on the ability of surgical trainees to perform diagnostic arthroscopy of the knee...
  8. ncbi Outcomes of microfracture for traumatic chondral defects of the knee: average 11-year follow-up
    J Richard Steadman
    Steadman Hawkins Sports Medicine Foundation, Vail, Colorado 81657, USA
    Arthroscopy 19:477-84. 2003
    ..In this study, we measured functional outcomes of patients treated arthroscopically with microfracture for full-thickness traumatic defects of the knee...
  9. ncbi Single-row versus double-row arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: a prospective randomized clinical study
    Andrea Grasso
    Villa Valeria Clinic, Rome, Italy
    Arthroscopy 25:4-12. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the clinical outcome of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair with single-row and double-row techniques...
  10. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging versus arthroscopy in the diagnosis of knee pathology, concentrating on meniscal lesions and ACL tears: a systematic review
    Ruth Crawford
    University of Keele, Keele University Medical School, Thornburrow Drive, Hartshill, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire ST4 7QB, UK
    Br Med Bull 84:5-23. 2007
    ..Most diagnostic studies comparing MRI and arthroscopy have shown good diagnostic performance in detecting lesions of the menisci and cruciate ligaments...
  11. ncbi Repair integrity and functional outcome after arthroscopic double-row rotator cuff repair. A prospective outcome study
    Hiroyuki Sugaya
    Funabashi Orthopaedic Sports Medicine Center, 1 833 Hazama, Funabashi, Chiba 2740822, Japan
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:953-60. 2007
    ..This study was designed to report the repair integrity and clinical outcome following arthroscopic double-row rotator cuff repair...
  12. ncbi Effects of pulsed electromagnetic fields on patients' recovery after arthroscopic surgery: prospective, randomized and double-blind study
    C Zorzi
    Sacro Cuore Don Calabria Hospital, Via don A Sempreboni 5, 37024 Negrar Vr, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:830-4. 2007
    ..Patients with knee pain were recruited and treated by arthroscopy with chondroabrasion and/or perforations and/or radiofrequencies...
  13. ncbi Cell carriers as the next generation of cell therapy for cartilage repair: a review of the matrix-induced autologous chondrocyte implantation procedure
    Mats Brittberg
    Kungsbacka Hospital Cartilage Research Unit, University of Gothenburg, Department of Orthopaedics, Kungsbacka Hospital, Kungsbacka, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 38:1259-71. 2010
    ..Today's demand for transarthroscopic procedures has resulted in the development of third-generation cell therapies that deliver autologous cultured chondrocytes using cell carriers or cell-seeded scaffolds...
  14. ncbi Prospective randomized clinical trial of single- versus double-row suture anchor repair in 2- to 4-cm rotator cuff tears: clinical and magnetic resonance imaging results
    Kyoung Hwan Koh
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    Arthroscopy 27:453-62. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the clinical outcomes and the retear rates of arthroscopic single-row (SR) and double-row (DR) suture anchor repair in 2- to 4-cm rotator cuff tears...
  15. ncbi The evidence for hip arthroscopy: grading the current indications
    Michael S Stevens
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Arthroscopy 26:1370-83. 2010
    The purpose of this systematic review is to provide a comprehensive analysis of the Level of Evidence and the Grade of Recommendation for hip arthroscopy.
  16. ncbi The role of platelet-rich plasma in arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: a systematic review with quantitative synthesis
    Jaskarndip Chahal
    Division of Sports Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Arthroscopy 28:1718-27. 2012
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  17. ncbi Increase in outpatient knee arthroscopy in the United States: a comparison of National Surveys of Ambulatory Surgery, 1996 and 2006
    Sunny Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 3800, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:994-1000. 2011
    This study was proposed to investigate the changes in the utilization of knee arthroscopy in an ambulatory setting over the past decade in the United States as well as its implications.
  18. ncbi Outcomes of single-row and double-row arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: a systematic review
    Paul Saridakis
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Ohio State University, 2050 Kenny Road, Columbus, OH 43221, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:732-42. 2010
    ..The purpose of the present study was to systematically review the English-language literature to see if there is a difference between single-row and double-row fixation techniques in terms of clinical outcomes and radiographic healing...
  19. ncbi Shoulder arthroscopy positioning: lateral decubitus versus beach chair
    Christina M Peruto
    Rothman Institute and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Arthroscopy 25:891-6. 2009
    Since the introduction of the beach chair position for shoulder arthroscopy, orthopaedic surgeons have debated whether the beach chair or lateral decubitus is superior...
  20. ncbi Effects of adding magnesium to bupivacaine and fentanyl for spinal anesthesia in knee arthroscopy
    Hüban Dayioğlu
    Department of Anesthesiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Kocaeli, Kocaeli, Turkey
    J Anesth 23:19-25. 2009
    ..study was to investigate the effects of adding intrathecal magnesium sulfate 50 mg to low-dose bupivacaine-fentanyl on the spread, duration, regression of spinal block, and postoperative analgesia in patients undergoing knee arthroscopy.
  21. pmc Meniscal tear in knees without surgery and the development of radiographic osteoarthritis among middle-aged and elderly persons: The Multicenter Osteoarthritis Study
    Martin Englund
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, and Lund University Hospital, Lund, Sweden
    Arthritis Rheum 60:831-9. 2009
    ..Furthermore, meniscal damage is common. The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between meniscal damage in knees without surgery and the development of radiographic tibiofemoral OA...
  22. ncbi Validation of a new technique to determine midbundle femoral tunnel position in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using 3-dimensional computed tomography analysis
    Jonathan H Bird
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, Coventry, England
    Arthroscopy 27:1259-67. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate and report on a new intraoperative measuring technique to place the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) femoral tunnel in the center of the native ACL femoral insertion site...
  23. ncbi The microfracture technique for the treatment of full-thickness articular cartilage lesions of the knee: midterm results
    Mehmet Asik
    Medical Faculty of Istanbul, University of Istanbul, Istanbul, Turkey
    Arthroscopy 24:1214-20. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effectiveness of the microfracture technique in the treatment of full-thickness articular cartilage lesions of the knee...
  24. ncbi Arthroscopic glenoid resurfacing as a surgical treatment for glenohumeral arthritis in the young patient: midterm results
    Felix H Savoie
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA70112, USA
    Arthroscopy 25:864-71. 2009
    ..This study investigates the hypothesis that arthroscopic biologic glenoid resurfacing without humeral head replacement will provide results similar to humeral hemiarthroplasty in patients aged under 60 years...
  25. ncbi Outcomes of full-thickness articular cartilage injuries of the shoulder treated with microfracture
    Peter J Millett
    Steadman Hawkins Clinic and Steadman Hawkins Research Foundation, Vail, CO 81657, USA
    Arthroscopy 25:856-63. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether microfracture provides pain relief and improves shoulder function in patients with chondral defects of the glenohumeral joint...
  26. ncbi Treatment of chondral defects of the knee with one step matrix-assisted technique enhanced by autologous concentrated bone marrow: in vitro characterisation of mesenchymal stem cells from iliac crest and subchondral bone
    Laura de Girolamo
    Orthopaedic Biotechnologies Lab, IRCCS Galeazzi Orthopaedic Institute, Milan, Italy
    Injury 41:1172-7. 2010
    ..Although the AMIC(®) approach has many advantages, the surgical technique in the application of the microfracture technique remains essential and affects the final result...
  27. ncbi Three-dimensional isotropic shoulder MR arthrography: comparison with two-dimensional MR arthrography for the diagnosis of labral lesions at 3.0 T
    Jee Young Jung
    Departments of Radiology and Orthopedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Sungkyunkwan University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
    Radiology 250:498-505. 2009
    ..To compare the diagnostic accuracy of three-dimensional (3D) isotropic magnetic resonance (MR) arthrography with two-dimensional (2D) MR arthrography for the diagnosis of labral lesions of the shoulder performed by using a 3.0-T imager...
  28. ncbi Injury of the tibiofibular syndesmosis: value of MR imaging for diagnosis
    Kazunori Oae
    Department of Orthopaedics, Shimane Medical University, 89 1 Enya cho, Izumo, Shimane 693 8501, Japan
    Radiology 227:155-61. 2003
    To compare the use of magnetic resonance (MR) imaging with the use of arthroscopy for the diagnosis of tibiofibular syndesmotic injury.
  29. ncbi Evaluation of a virtual reality simulator for arthroscopy skills development
    Robert A Pedowitz
    San Diego Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Fellowships at the University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    Arthroscopy 18:E29. 2002
    We evaluated a virtual reality shoulder arthroscopy simulator using a standardized skills-assessment algorithm in 3 specific groups with various degrees of surgical expertise...
  30. ncbi Treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injuries with special reference to graft type and surgical technique: an assessment of randomized controlled trials
    Kristian Samuelsson
    Department of Orthopaedics, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, SE 431 80, Molndal, Sweden
    Arthroscopy 25:1139-74. 2009
    ..The secondary aims were to identify the relative strengths and weaknesses of the selected studies, to resolve contradictions in the literature, and to evaluate the need for further studies...
  31. ncbi Individual skill progression on a virtual reality simulator for shoulder arthroscopy: a 3-year follow-up study
    Andreas H Gomoll
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Sports Med 36:1139-42. 2008
    ..Previous studies have demonstrated a correlation between surgical experience and performance on a virtual reality arthroscopy simulator but only provided single time point evaluations...
  32. ncbi Osseous landmarks of the femoral attachment of the anterior cruciate ligament: an anatomic study
    Mario Ferretti
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arthroscopy 23:1218-25. 2007
    ..Anatomic tunnel placement is critical to the success of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction. The purpose of this study was to determine qualitatively and quantitatively the osseous landmarks of femoral attachment of the ACL...
  33. ncbi Systematic review of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair and mini-open rotator cuff repair
    Shane J Nho
    The Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:127-36. 2007
  34. ncbi Platelet rich plasma in arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: a prospective RCT study, 2-year follow-up
    Pietro Randelli
    Department of Scienze Medico Chirurgiche, University of Milano, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Milano, Italy
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 20:518-28. 2011
    ..Local application of autologous platelet rich plasma (PRP) improves tendon healing in patients undergoing arthroscopic rotator cuff repair...
  35. ncbi Arthroscopic assessment for intra-articular disorders in residual ankle disability after sprain
    Masato Takao
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Shimane University School of Medicine, 89 1 Enya, Izumo, Shimane 693 8501, Japan
    Am J Sports Med 33:686-92. 2005
    ..After ankle sprain, there can be many causes of disability, the origins of which cannot be determined using standard diagnostic tools...
  36. ncbi Mechanical strength of arthroscopic rotator cuff repair techniques: an in vitro study
    Alberto G Schneeberger
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Zurich, Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:2152-60. 2002
    ..The goal of this study was to analyze the mechanical properties following arthroscopic techniques for rotator cuff repair and to evaluate possible alternative techniques...
  37. ncbi Arthroscopic management of osteoarthritis of the knee
    Stephen A Hunt
    Resident, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 10:356-63. 2002
    ..and a growing understanding of the pathophysiology of osteoarthritis have led to increased use of arthroscopy for the management of degenerative arthritis of the knee...
  38. ncbi A prospective randomized clinical trial comparing arthroscopic single- and double-row rotator cuff repair: magnetic resonance imaging and early clinical evaluation
    Robert T Burks
    University of Utah Orthopaedic Center, Salt Lake City, 84108, USA
    Am J Sports Med 37:674-82. 2009
    ..Double-row arthroscopic rotator cuff repair has become more popular, and some studies have shown better footprint coverage and improved biomechanics of the repair...
  39. ncbi Double-bundle versus single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a prospective, randomize clinical study
    Timo Jarvela
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Hatanpaa Hospital, Tampere, Finland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:500-7. 2007
    ..In addition, knee scores were equal at the follow-up, and all the results were significantly better at the follow-up than preoperatively, in both groups...
  40. ncbi Biomechanical evaluation of arthroscopic rotator cuff stitches
    C Benjamin Ma
    The Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:1211-6. 2004
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the biomechanical properties of the massive cuff stitch and to compare it with other stitches commonly used for rotator cuff repair...
  41. ncbi Anteromedial portal technique for the anterior cruciate ligament femoral socket: pitfalls and solutions
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 25:95-101. 2009
    ..The purpose of this technical note is to describe tips and pearls for surgeons contemplating the transition to the AM portal technique for the ACL femoral socket...
  42. ncbi Plasma rich in growth factors to treat an articular cartilage avulsion: a case report
    Mikel Sanchez
    Arthroscopic Surgery Unit, USP La Esperanza Clinic, Vitoria Gasteiz, Basque Country, Spain
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 35:1648-52. 2003
    ..This is attributed to the slow delivery of growth factors from harvested platelets that have been activated by endogenous thrombin promoted by the addition of calcium chloride...
  43. ncbi Arthroscopic release of suprascapular nerve entrapment at the suprascapular notch: technique and preliminary results
    Laurent Lafosse
    Alps Surgery Institute, Clinique Générale D Annecy, Annecy, France
    Arthroscopy 23:34-42. 2007
    ..We describe a novel all-arthroscopic technique for suprascapular nerve (SSN) decompression and present our preliminary results for this procedure...
  44. ncbi Arthroscopic or conservative treatment of degenerative medial meniscal tears: a prospective randomised trial
    Sylvia Herrlin
    Department of Physiotherapy, Rehabtjänst, S t Eriksgatan 48, 112 34, Stockholm, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:393-401. 2007
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  45. ncbi Morphology of anterior cruciate ligament attachments for anatomic reconstruction: a cadaveric dissection and radiographic study
    Philippe Colombet
    Department d Anatomie, Universite de Tours
    Arthroscopy 22:984-92. 2006
    ..To define the positions of the attachments of the anteromedial (AM) and posterolateral (PL) bundles of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)...
  46. ncbi A controlled trial of arthroscopic surgery for osteoarthritis of the knee
    J Bruce Moseley
    Houston Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    N Engl J Med 347:81-8. 2002
    Many patients report symptomatic relief after undergoing arthroscopy of the knee for osteoarthritis, but it is unclear how the procedure achieves this result...
  47. ncbi Current concepts in the diagnosis and treatment of osteochondral lesions of the ankle
    Padhraig F O'Loughlin
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Sports Med 38:392-404. 2010
    ..Technological advancements in ankle arthroscopy and radiologic imaging, most importantly magnetic resonance imaging, have improved diagnostic capabilities for ..
  48. ncbi Reversal of suprascapular neuropathy following arthroscopic repair of massive supraspinatus and infraspinatus rotator cuff tears
    John G Costouros
    Harvard Shoulder Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Arthroscopy 23:1152-61. 2007
    ....
  49. ncbi Anatomic reconstruction of the anteromedial and posterolateral bundles of the anterior cruciate ligament using hamstring tendon grafts
    Kazunori Yasuda
    Department of Sports Medicine and Joint Reconstruction Surgery, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    Arthroscopy 20:1015-25. 2004
    ..To develop and evaluate an anatomic reconstruction procedure of the posterolateral and anteromedial bundles of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL)...
  50. ncbi Acute traumatic primary patellar dislocation: long-term results comparing conservative and surgical treatment
    Matthias Buchner
    Orthopaedic Clinic, University of Heidelberg, Schlierbacher Landstrasse 200a, D 69118 Heidelberg, Germany
    Clin J Sport Med 15:62-6. 2005
    ..This report evaluates the subjective, clinical, and functional long-term results comparing surgical and conservative treatment in patients with a primary traumatic patellar dislocation...
  51. ncbi A prospective randomized study of 4-strand semitendinosus tendon anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction comparing single-bundle and double-bundle techniques
    Takeshi Muneta
    Orthopedic Surgery, Graduate School, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Tokyo, Japan
    Arthroscopy 23:618-28. 2007
    ..A randomized clinical study was conducted to compare the outcome between double-bundle (DB) and single-bundle (SB) anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstructions with 4-strand semitendinosus tendon (ST)...
  52. ncbi Delayed gadolinium-enhanced MRI of cartilage (dGEMRIC) in early knee osteoarthritis
    Carl Johan Tiderius
    Department of Orthopedics, Diagnostic Radiology and Radiation Physics, Malmo University Hospital, Lund University, Sweden
    Magn Reson Med 49:488-92. 2003
    ..5 than at 3 hr in the diseased but not in the reference compartment. In conclusion, dGEMRIC can identify GAG loss in early stage cartilage disease with a higher sensitivity at 1.5 than 3 hr...
  53. ncbi Platelet-rich fibrin in arthroscopic repair of massive rotator cuff tears: a prospective randomized pilot clinical trial
    Samuel Antuna
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital Universitario La Paz, Madrid, Spain
    Acta Orthop Belg 79:25-30. 2013
    ..However, a large-scale study would be necessary to confirm these results...
  54. ncbi Arthroscopic management of femoroacetabular impingement: osteoplasty technique and literature review
    Marc J Philippon
    Steadman Hawkins Research Foundation, Steadman Hawkins Clinic, Vail, CO 81657, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:1571-80. 2007
    ..This approach has particular relevance in high-demand patients, particularly in athletes seeking to return to high-level sport...
  55. ncbi Arthroscopic treatment of chronic calcific tendinitis with complete removal and rotator cuff tendon repair
    Jae Chul Yoo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Samsung Medical Center, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, 50 Ilwon Dong, Kangnam Ku, Seoul 135 710, Korea
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 18:1694-9. 2010
    ..Repair with or without suture anchor after complete removal of calcific material provides good clinical results and earlier pain relief when it was compared to previous literatures of minimal removal technique...
  56. ncbi Virtual reality simulation of arthroscopy of the knee
    Jay D Mabrey
    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Council on Education Task Force on Virtual Reality, USA
    Arthroscopy 18:E28. 2002
    ..The forces that the user would normally apply to the lower limb during arthroscopy are directed through an instrumented surrogate leg...
  57. ncbi Intra-articular ganglion cysts of the knee joint: a report of 85 cases and review of the literature
    W K Krudwig
    Marienhospital, Von Doste Strasse 14, 59597, Erwitte, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 12:123-9. 2004
    Intra-articular ganglia and cysts of the knee joint are rare and mostly incidental findings in MRI and arthroscopy. During a period of 15 years, nearly 8000 knees were arthroscopically examined...
  58. ncbi Pain after shoulder arthroscopy: a prospective study on 231 cases
    Y Stiglitz
    Clinique de traumatologie et d orthopédie, 49, rue Hermite, 54000 Nancy, France
    Orthop Traumatol Surg Res 97:260-6. 2011
    Shoulder arthroscopy is reputed to be painful, but progression of postoperative pain after this type of surgery has never been described and analyzed...
  59. pmc Single-row versus double-row arthroscopic repair in the treatment of rotator cuff tears: a prospective randomized clinical study
    Ignacio Carbonel
    HU Miguel Servet, Zaragoza, Spain
    Int Orthop 36:1877-83. 2012
    ....
  60. ncbi The effect of platelet-rich fibrin matrix on rotator cuff tendon healing: a prospective, randomized clinical study
    Scott A Rodeo
    The Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:1234-41. 2012
    ..Platelet-rich fibrin matrix (PRFM) allows delivery of autologous cytokines to healing tissue, and limited evidence suggests a positive effect of platelet-rich plasma on tendon biology...
  61. ncbi Effects of platelet-rich fibrin matrix on repair integrity of at-risk rotator cuff tears
    Adam G Bergeson
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, 84108, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:286-93. 2012
    ..Platelets are an endogenous source of growth factors present during rotator cuff healing...
  62. ncbi The treatment of chondral and osteochondral defects of the knee with autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis (AMIC): method description and recent developments
    Jan Philipp Benthien
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:1316-9. 2011
    ..This technical note describes the method of autologous matrix-induced chondrogenesis (AMIC), a one-step procedure combining subchondral microfracture with the fixation of a collagen I/III membrane with fibrin glue or sutures...
  63. ncbi Hip arthroscopy for intra-articular pathology: a systematic review of outcomes with and without femoral osteoplasty
    Joanne L Kemp
    Melbourne School of Physiotherapy, The University of Melbourne, Australia
    Br J Sports Med 46:632-43. 2012
    b>Arthroscopy is increasingly used to improve pain and function in athletes with hip joint pathology. Surgical techniques have evolved to utilise arthroscopic femoral osteoplasty to address potential morphological contributors to pathology.
  64. ncbi Retear patterns after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: single-row versus suture bridge technique
    Nam Su Cho
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kyung Hee University School of Medicine, Dongdaemun Gu, Seoul 130 702, Korea
    Am J Sports Med 38:664-71. 2010
    ..A subset of patients is often seen with an unusual pattern of tendon failure after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair using a suture bridge technique...
  65. ncbi A pilot study of anatomic double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with ligament remnant tissue preservation
    Kazunori Yasuda
    Department of Sports Medicine and Joint Surgery, Graduate School of Medicine, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
    Arthroscopy 28:343-53. 2012
    ..The purpose of this pilot study was to evaluate the preliminary results of an anatomic double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction procedure with ligament remnant tissue preservation...
  66. ncbi Comparative analysis of single-row versus double-row repair of rotator cuff tears
    William T Pennington
    The Orthopedic Institute of Wisconsin, Midwest Orthopedic Specialty Hospital, 3111 W Rawson Ave, Franklin, WI 53132, U S A
    Arthroscopy 26:1419-26. 2010
    ..Our goal in this analysis was to compare clinical outcomes and radiographic healing rates of double-row (DR) transosseous-equivalent versus single-row (SR) Mason-Allen configuration (MAC) arthroscopic repair techniques...
  67. ncbi The diagnostic accuracy of acetabular labral tears using magnetic resonance imaging and magnetic resonance arthrography: a meta-analysis
    Toby O Smith
    Faculty of Health, Queen s Building, University of East Anglia, Norwich NR4 7TJ, United Kingdom
    Eur Radiol 21:863-74. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the sensitivity and specificity of MRI and MRA in diagnosing acetabular labral tears using meta-analysis...
  68. ncbi The suprascapular notch: its morphology and distance from the glenoid cavity in a Kenyan population
    S R Sinkeet
    Department of Human Anatomy, Nairobi, Kenya
    Folia Morphol (Warsz) 69:241-5. 2010
    ..In a significant number of cases the defined safe zone may not be adequate to eliminate the risk of nerve injury during arthroscopic shoulder procedures, even more so with type I and II notches...
  69. ncbi Sclerosing polidocanol injections or arthroscopic shaving to treat patellar tendinopathy/jumper's knee? A randomised controlled study
    Lotta Willberg
    Capio Artro Clinic, Stockholm Sports Trauma Research Centre, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 45:411-5. 2011
    ..Recent studies using an ultrasound and colour Doppler-based treatment approach on the dorsal side of the tendon, sclerosing polidocanol injections and ultrasound-guided arthroscopic shaving, have shown promising clinical results...
  70. ncbi Mid-term results of Autologous Matrix-Induced Chondrogenesis for treatment of focal cartilage defects in the knee
    J Gille
    Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Lubeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, Lubeck, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 18:1456-64. 2010
    ..However, further studies with long-term follow-up are needed to determine whether the grafted area will maintain structural and functional integrity over time...
  71. ncbi The concordance of MRI and arthroscopy in traumatic meniscal lesions in children
    Y Bouju
    Pediatric Orthopedics Department, Clocheville Hospital, Tours University Hospital Center, 37044 Tours Cedex, France
    Orthop Traumatol Surg Res 97:712-8. 2011
    ..In the diagnostic work up stage, an excessive resort to diagnostic arthroscopy has given way to increasing use of MRI by radiologists without pediatric specialization...
  72. ncbi Cuff integrity after arthroscopic versus open rotator cuff repair: a prospective study
    Julie Bishop
    Columbus Bone, Joint and Hand Surgeons, Inc, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 15:290-9. 2006
    ..01) and external rotation (P = .02). We conclude that open and arthroscopic RCRs have similar clinical outcomes. Cuff integrity is comparable for small tears, but large tears have twice the retear rate after arthroscopic repair...
  73. ncbi Does platelet-rich plasma accelerate recovery after rotator cuff repair? A prospective cohort study
    Chris Hyunchul Jo
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, SMG SNU Boramae Medical Center, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea
    Am J Sports Med 39:2082-90. 2011
    ..Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) has been recently used to enhance and accelerate the healing of musculoskeletal injuries and diseases, but evidence is still lacking, especially on its effects after rotator cuff repair...
  74. pmc Accuracy of clinical diagnosis in patients undergoing knee arthroscopy
    Richard Nickinson
    Institute of Orthopaedics, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital, Norwich, UK
    Int Orthop 34:39-44. 2010
    A retrospective analysis of patients who underwent knee arthroscopy was undertaken to determine the accuracy of clinical diagnosis when compared with arthroscopic findings, and to see whether any specific pathologies were difficult to ..
  75. ncbi Functional and structural outcome after arthroscopic full-thickness rotator cuff repair: single-row versus dual-row fixation
    Hiroyuki Sugaya
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Funabashi Orthopedic Sports Medicine Center, Funabashi, Chiba, Japan
    Arthroscopy 21:1307-16. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the functional as well as the structural outcomes of single-row and dual-row fixation after arthroscopic full-thickness rotator cuff repair...
  76. ncbi Marked sympathetic component in the perivascular innervation of the dorsal paratendinous tissue of the patellar tendon in arthroscopically treated tendinosis patients
    Patrik Danielson
    Department of Integrative Medical Biology, Section for Anatomy, Umea University, 901 87, Umea, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 16:621-6. 2008
    ..The findings are discussed in relation to aspects of vascular regulation, and to pain symptoms of tendinosis...
  77. ncbi Knee arthroscopy in England and Ontario: patterns of use, changes over time, and relationship to total knee replacement
    Gillian Hawker
    Division of Rheumatology, Department of Medicine, Women s College Hospital, 76 Grenville Street, 8th Floor, Room 815, Toronto, ON M5S 1B2, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2337-45. 2008
    The role of knee arthroscopy in the management of osteoarthritis is unclear...
  78. ncbi Single-row versus double-row arthroscopic rotator cuff repair in small- to medium-sized tears
    Nuri Aydin
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Uskudar State Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 19:722-5. 2010
    ..Double-row rotator cuff repair leads to superior cuff integrity and clinical results compared with single-row repair...
  79. ncbi Hip arthroscopy for femoroacetabular impingement in patients aged 50 years or older
    Marc J Philippon
    Steadman Philippon Research Institute, Vail, Colorado 81657, USA
    Arthroscopy 28:59-65. 2012
    The purpose of this study was to investigate outcomes after hip arthroscopy in a consecutive series of patients aged 50 years or older and determine how long patients avoided total hip replacement.
  80. pmc Prospective randomised comparison of arthroscopic versus mini-open rotator cuff repair of the supraspinatus tendon
    Philip Kasten
    Division of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery and Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Carl Gustav Carus University of Dresden, Fetscherstr 74, 01307, Dresden, Germany
    Int Orthop 35:1663-70. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate whether arthroscopic (ASC) repair of rotator cuff ruptures causes less postoperative pain and better range of motion (ROM) in the early postoperative period than a mini-open (MO) technique...
  81. ncbi Clinical outcome and imaging of arthroscopic single-row and double-row rotator cuff repair: a prospective randomized trial
    Hsiao Li Ma
    National Yang Ming University School of Medicine, Taipei, Taiwan
    Arthroscopy 28:16-24. 2012
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  82. ncbi Innate arthroscopic skills in medical students and variation in learning curves
    Abtin Alvand
    Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences, NIHR Biomedical Research Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LD, United Kingdom
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:e115(1-9). 2011
    ..The innate ability to acquire arthroscopic skills is not fully understood. The aim of this study was to investigate the innate arthroscopic skills and learning curve patterns of medical students...
  83. ncbi Evidence-based indications for elbow arthroscopy
    Kwan M Yeoh
    Hand and Upper Limb Centre, St Joseph s Health Care, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Arthroscopy 28:272-82. 2012
    The purpose was to review the literature on the outcomes of elbow arthroscopy and to make evidence-based recommendations for or against elbow arthroscopy for the treatment of various conditions...
  84. ncbi "Anatomic" anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a systematic review of surgical techniques and reporting of surgical data
    Carola F van Eck
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213 3221, USA
    Arthroscopy 26:S2-12. 2010
    ..The aim of this systematic review was to evaluate studies published on anatomic double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction...
  85. ncbi Treatment of syndesmotic disruptions with the Arthrex Tightrope: a report of 25 cases
    James M Cottom
    Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Center, Sarasota Orthopedic Associates, 2750 Bahia Vista, Suite 100, Sarasota, FL 34239, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:773-80. 2008
    ..Various methods of fixation of the syndesmosis have been reported. We present the largest series evaluating the Arthrex Tightrope for management of syndesmotic injuries...
  86. ncbi Knee joint biomechanics following arthroscopic partial meniscectomy
    Daina L Sturnieks
    School of Sports Science, Exercise, and Health, The University of Western Australia, 35 Stirling Highway, Crawley, Western Australia 6009, Australia
    J Orthop Res 26:1075-80. 2008
    ..These differences likely increase articular loads on the medial compartment of the tibiofemoral joint and may contribute to the high risk of knee osteoarthritis following arthroscopic meniscal surgery...
  87. pmc A prospective randomized study of ACL-reconstructions using bone-patellar tendon-bone grafts fixed with bioabsorbable or metal interference screws
    Jon Olav Drogset
    Trondheim University Hospital, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim, Norway
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:753-9. 2011
    ..Bioabsorbable screws are, at the expense of metal screws, increasingly used as fixation device in ACL-reconstructions. The possible advantages with bioabsorbable screws are better postoperative MRI evaluations and easier revision surgery...
  88. ncbi Cerebral oxygen desaturation events assessed by near-infrared spectroscopy during shoulder arthroscopy in the beach chair and lateral decubitus positions
    Glenn S Murphy
    Department of Anesthesiology, NorthShore University Healthsystem, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, 2650 Ridge Ave, Evanston, IL 60201, USA
    Anesth Analg 111:496-505. 2010
    ..In this investigation, we sought to determine the incidence of cerebral desaturation events (CDEs) during shoulder arthroscopy in the BCP or lateral decubitus position (LDP).
  89. ncbi Repair of osteochondral lesions in the knee by chondrocyte implantation using the MACI® technique
    Alberto Ventura
    U O S D Chirurgia Articolare Mininvasiva Minimally Invasive Articular Surgery, Istituto Ortopedico G Pini, Milan, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:121-6. 2012
    ..Matrix-associated autologous chondrocyte implantation (MACI(®)) is an innovative therapeutic option for the treatment of chondral and osteochondral lesions of the knee...
  90. ncbi Do complications in hip arthroscopy change with experience?
    Bruno Gonçalves Schröder e Souza
    Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Medical Sciences Faculty, Santa Casa de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Arthroscopy 26:1053-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the type and incidence of complications during the development of hip arthroscopic techniques...
  91. ncbi Arthroscopy for labral tears in patients with developmental dysplasia of the hip: a cautionary note
    Javad Parvizi
    Rothman Institute of Orthopedics at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia 19107, USA
    J Arthroplasty 24:110-3. 2009
    ..We investigated 34 patients who underwent at least one arthroscopy of the hip for labral tear...
  92. ncbi Arthroscopic tenotomy of the long head of the biceps in the treatment of rotator cuff tears: clinical and radiographic results of 307 cases
    Gilles Walch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Clinique Sainte Anne Lumière, Lyon, France
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:238-46. 2005
    ..Despite these improvements, arthroscopic tenotomy does not appear to alter the progressive radiographic changes that occur with long-standing rotator cuff tears...
  93. ncbi Pathomechanisms and complications related to patient positioning and anesthesia during shoulder arthroscopy
    Derek D Rains
    Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195 4060, USA
    Arthroscopy 27:532-41. 2011
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the potential for position- and anesthesia-related complications and acquaint the shoulder surgeon with the proposed pathophysiologic mechanisms that can lead to them...
  94. ncbi Treatment of anterior cruciate ligament injuries with special reference to surgical technique and rehabilitation: an assessment of randomized controlled trials
    Daniel Andersson
    Department of Orthopaedics, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Molndal, Sweden
    Arthroscopy 25:653-85. 2009
    ..A secondary aim was to clarify relative strengths and weaknesses of the selected studies, resolve literature conflicts, and finally, evaluate the need for further studies...
  95. ncbi Hip arthroscopy for labral pathology: prospective analysis with 10-year follow-up
    J W Thomas Byrd
    Nashville Sports Medicine Foundation, Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
    Arthroscopy 25:365-8. 2009
    The purpose of this study was to investigate the results of arthroscopic treatment of acetabular labral tears (the most common indication for hip arthroscopy) in a consecutive series of patients with 10-year follow-up.
  96. ncbi Abdominal compartment syndrome after hip arthroscopy
    Justin Fowler
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas, USA
    Arthroscopy 26:128-30. 2010
    As hip arthroscopy becomes a more common procedure, more complications may occur...
  97. ncbi Arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a metaanalysis comparing patellar tendon and hamstring tendon autografts
    Kevin B Freedman
    Sports Medicine Section, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush Medical College, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Am J Sports Med 31:2-11. 2003
    ..The best choice of graft tissue for use in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction has been the subject of debate...
  98. pmc Accuracy of routine magnetic resonance imaging in meniscal and ligamentous injuries of the knee: comparison with arthroscopy
    Noha H Behairy
    Department of Radiology, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
    Int Orthop 33:961-7. 2009
    ..the accuracy of routine magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) done in different centres and its agreement with arthroscopy in meniscal and ligamentous injuries of the knee...
  99. ncbi The role of arthroscopy in resurfacing arthroplasty of the hip
    Vikas Khanduja
    The Wellington Hospital, London, England
    Arthroscopy 24:122.e1-3. 2008
    b>Arthroscopy of the hip joint has become a well-established procedure in treating many intra- and extra-articular disorders around the hip. As surgeons improve their expertise, indications for hip arthroscopy also expand...
  100. ncbi The "footprint" anterior cruciate ligament technique: an anatomic approach to anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Asheesh Bedi
    Sports Medicine and Shoulder Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthroscopy 25:1128-38. 2009
    ..The purpose of this article is to outline the key steps of our defined procedure that are critical to achieving a successful outcome...
  101. ncbi Radiologic and intraoperative findings in revision hip arthroscopy
    Benton E Heyworth
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthroscopy 23:1295-302. 2007
    The purpose of this study was to identify possible causes of failure of hip arthroscopy by reviewing the intraoperative and radiologic findings in a series of patients requiring revision hip arthroscopy.

Research Grants40

  1. FOUR TREATMENT STRATEGIES FOR TMJ DISK DISPLACEMENT
    Eric Schiffman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Therefore, there is a need to finish long-term follow-up on all currently enrolled subjects to at least 10 years to be able to make definitive conclusions. ..
  2. Improving Colonoscopy Quality through Automated Monitoring
    Piet C de Groen; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..rapid adaptation to other endoscopic medical procedures such as upper gastrointestinal endoscopy, cystoscopy, arthroscopy and bronchoscopy...
  3. Synovium-based articular cartilage tissue engineering
    Ernst B Hunziker; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We hypothesize that a "layered synovioplasty" performed in a single intervention (surgery or arthroscopy) can form the basis for the repair of bulk volume articular cartilage defects...
  4. The Dorsal Wrist: Function in the Normal & Injured State
    Rita Patterson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Radiographs, arthroscopy, and surgery aid in the diagnosis but are not always adequate because of limited anatomic views and detail...
  5. The Effect of Exercise on Progression of Knee OA
    ANDREW CONCOFF; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..measure that assesses cartilage damage and synovial inflammation, the American College of Rheumatology Knee Arthroscopy Osteoarthritis Scale (ACR/KAOS), will serve as the primary outcome measure...
  6. An Innovative Endoscopic Instrument with Full-Field Viewing and Intelligent Imagi
    STEVEN YI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..1 billion by 2015. The market of the rigid endoscopes (e.g. laparoscopy, urology and arthroscopy) is slightly smaller than flexible endoscopes, but with similar market growth rate...
  7. Multicenter Cartilage Repair Preclinical Trial in Horses
    Constance R Chu; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The resulting repair cartilage will be assessed with arthroscopy, as well as novel nondestructive imaging technologies such as arthroscopic optical coherence tomography (OCT) ..
  8. Super-Zoom Endoscope (SuZE)
    MIKHAIL A GUTIN; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..A broader range of applications is in gastrointestinal endoscopy, gynecologic endoscopy, arthroscopy, neuroendoscopy, ENT endoscopy, pulmonary endoscopy, and vascular endoscopy...
  9. PHYSIOLOGIC LOADING FOR CARTILAGE TISSUE ENGINEERING
    Clark T Hung; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..g., material properties, biochemical properties, arthroscopy, and lameness scores) over a 1-year period...
  10. Enhanced Clinical Diagnosis of Early Osteoarthritis
    Constance R Chu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..UTE-enhanced T2* (UTE-T2*) map values predict cartilage injury and degeneration as assessed by conventional arthroscopy. Aim 3 will test the hypothesis that changes in quantitative MRI T2 relaxation times six months after surgery ..
  11. Does simulator training improve arthroscopy skills in orthopedic residents?
    Andreas H Gomoll; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..surgery, previous studies of simulators have demonstrated that subjects who are more skilled in clinical arthroscopy also perform better on the simulator, but the reverse has not been proven conclusively - that subjects trained ..
  12. Mini Bone-Attached Robot for Joint Arthroplasty
    Branislav Jaramaz; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..the capability of the robot in improving the accuracy of the femoral-component preparation for patellofemoral arthroscopy. From engineering point of this procedure simulates the future generation of orthopaedic arthroplasty where ..
  13. Biomechanical Evaluation of Provocative Tests for Superior Glenohumeral Labrum Le
    MICHELLE SABICK; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..tests for superior labral tears have repeatedly been shown to be insensitive and/or nonspecific, and therefore arthroscopy is still the gold standard for diagnosis of labral lesions...
  14. Combined Gene Therapy/Tissue Engineered Cartilage Repair
    Daniel Grande; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..05 billion dollars a year for the U.S. market alone. ..
  15. Efficacy of Nurse Coaching to Aid Ambulatory Surgery Pt.
    Dorothy Jones; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The proposed study builds upon the Principal Investigator's previous research and will provide empirical evidence for nurse-managed care during recovery at home from ambulatory surgery. ..
  16. RESEARCH TO PRACTICE CONFERENCE
    Naomi Kuznets; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..management in the college health setting; cataract surgery; diabetes management; diagnostic colonoscopy; knee arthroscopy; medical event reporting; patient satisfaction with an injectable COX2 inhibitor; primary care patient ..
  17. A VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT FOR ARTHROSCOPY SIMULATION
    Karl Reinig; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..This SBIR will demonstrate the efficacy of high-resolution VA and apply it to produce a realistic arthroscopy simulator...
  18. A VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENT FOR ARTHROSCOPY SIMULATION
    Karl Reinig; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This SBIR will demonstrate the efficacy of high-resolution VA and apply it to produce a realistic arthroscopy simulator...
  19. MECHANISMS OF TISSUE INJURY IN RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
    Larry Moreland; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Synovial tissue will be obtained using needle arthroscopy with visually directed biopsies before and after therapy with several biologic agents and the tissue thoroughly ..
  20. T1p as a quantitative early marker of arthritis
    Ravinder Reddy; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Current diagnostic methods include radiography, arthroscopy and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  21. CCD detector
    Carol Muehleman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..cartilage degeneration in degenerative joint disease can only be carried out through the invasive technique of arthroscopy, or to a limited extent through Magnetic Resonance Imaging...
  22. AN INSTRUMENT FOR MEASURING CARTILAGE STIFFNESS
    GABRIELE NIEDERAUER; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..This instrument could be used in every arthroscopy to provide significant additional clinical information.
  23. Mechanism & Efficacy of Assessing Osteoarthritis by OCT
    Mark Brezinski; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..4. In patients undergoing arthroscopy for routine partial menisectomies, OCT imaging will be performed of the articular cartilage to determine OCTs ..
  24. Novel High Resolution MRI Surrogates for Arthritis tria*
    Philipp Lang; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..5T and we will correlate the imaging data in vivo with arthroscopy. We will determine the cross-sectional and longitudinal reproducibility of visual scoring and quantitative ..
  25. MRI T2 Mapping of Cartilage for Diagnosis of Early OA
    Timothy Mosher; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..we will have 1) developed and tested methods for data acquisition, analysis, and interpretation, 2) Evaluated the effect of body habitus and activity on cartilage T2, and 3) Validated T2 mapping with OA symptoms, and arthroscopy.
  26. Basic Science of Tendon To Bone Healing
    Asheesh Bedi; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  27. CARTILAGE FIBRILLATORY CHANGES IN OSTEOARTHRITIS
    Ronald Adler; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Eventually, as a long term goal, they will develop an intraluminal probe used in conjunction with needle arthroscopy to test the applicability in patients who currently undergo such invasive procedures for diagnosis.
  28. RCT of Arthroscopic Partial Meniscectomy in OA
    Jeffrey Katz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If funded, these planning activities would enable us initiate the full trial with minimal delay. ..
  29. CHONDROPROTECTIVE EFFECTS OF SUPEROXIDE DISMUTASE
    Constance Chu; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These studies will also serve to improve understanding of the relative roles of NO and peroxynitrite on the pathophysiology of arthritis. ..
  30. AOSSM Post-Joint Injury Osteoarthritis Conference
    Constance Chu; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This symposium will bring doctors and scientists together to develop research plans to find new methods to prevent this from happening. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  31. The Interaction of Mechanical Load and Inflammation in Tendon-Bone Healing
    Scott A Rodeo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The results of our studies will allow a scientific basis for the design of post- operative rehabilitation prescription. ..
  32. Noninvasive Diagnosis of Early Bladder Cancers with Optical Coherence Tomography
    Yingtian Pan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Our preliminary results clearly demonstrate the potential value to provide urologists with rapid, noninvasive diagnosis of abnormalities. No other technique offers this potential at present. ..
  33. Z Joint Changes in Low Back Pain Following Adjusting
    Gregory Cramer; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results of this study will be used to increase understanding of the mechanism of action of lumbar side posture adjusting and side-posture positioning in acute LBP patients. ..
  34. MEDICAID MGD CARE FOR CHILDREN WITH SPEC HLTH CARE NEEDS
    JEAN MITCHELL; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. The Impact of Outcomes on Transplant Center Choice
    David Howard; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Using these estimates, we will simulate the impact of changes in survival rates on market shares for the groups of patients mentioned above. ..
  36. Functional Bowel Disorders in Chinese Medicine
    Brian Berman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  37. Cleveland Clinic Orthopaedic Research Training Grant
    JOSEPH IANNOTTI; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  38. Tissue engineered osteochondral patella resurfacing
    James Cook; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. MECHANISMS OF IMPLANT PARTICLE-INDUCED OSTEOCLASTOGENESI
    John Clohisy; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Our aims are: 1) to determine the mechanism(s) by which PMMA particles induce NF-kB activation in osteoclast precursor cells and 2) to determine the effect of blocking NF-kB activation on PMMA-induced osteoclastogenesis in vitro. ..
  40. EPIDEMIC OCCUPATIONAL HEARING LOSS IN WASHINGTON STATE
    William Daniell; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..OHL: (a) noise levels that exceed legal standards, (b) under-utilization of feasible noise controls, and (c) hearing conservation programs that are not compliant with legal standards and/or are not optimally effective? ..