joint capsule

Summary

Summary: The sac enclosing a joint. It is composed of an outer fibrous articular capsule and an inner SYNOVIAL MEMBRANE.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Thermal capsular shrinkage: Basic science and clinical applications
    M J Medvecky
    Cincinnati Sportsmedicine and Orthopaedic Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
    Arthroscopy 17:624-35. 2001
  2. pmc The mast cell stabilizer ketotifen reduces joint capsule fibrosis in a rabbit model of post-traumatic joint contractures
    Michael J Monument
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
    Inflamm Res 61:285-92. 2012
  3. pmc The mast cell stabilizer ketotifen fumarate lessens contracture severity and myofibroblast hyperplasia: a study of a rabbit model of posttraumatic joint contractures
    Michael J Monument
    McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:1468-77. 2010
  4. pmc Regional variation is present in elbow capsules after injury
    Niccole M Germscheid
    McCaig Centre for Joint Injury and Arthritis Research, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 450:219-24. 2006
  5. pmc Joint capsule mast cells and neuropeptides are increased within four weeks of injury and remain elevated in chronic stages of posttraumatic contractures
    Kevin A Hildebrand
    McCaig Centre, Bone and Joint Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    J Orthop Res 26:1313-9. 2008
  6. ncbi New rabbit knee model of posttraumatic joint contracture: indirect capsular damage induces a severe contracture
    Sergiy Nesterenko
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Orthopedic Biomechanics Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Orthop Res 27:1028-32. 2009
  7. ncbi Frozen shoulder: MR arthrographic findings
    Bernard Mengiardi
    Department of Radiology, Orthopedic University Clinic Balgrist, Forchstrasse 340, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Radiology 233:486-92. 2004
  8. ncbi Regional material properties of the human hip joint capsule ligaments
    J Hewitt
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Orthop Res 19:359-64. 2001
  9. pmc Structural and biochemical evaluation of the elbow capsule after trauma
    Mark S Cohen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:484-90. 2007
  10. ncbi Histological evaluation of the changes in temporomandibular joint capsule and retrodiscal ligaments following autologous blood injection
    Aydin Gulses
    Canakkale Military Hospital, Gokceada Surgical Infirmary, Canakkale, Turkey
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 41:316-20. 2013

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Publications239 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi Thermal capsular shrinkage: Basic science and clinical applications
    M J Medvecky
    Cincinnati Sportsmedicine and Orthopaedic Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
    Arthroscopy 17:624-35. 2001
    Recently, the use of thermal energy to shrink the redundant glenohumeral joint capsule in patients with instability has generated a great deal of interest...
  2. pmc The mast cell stabilizer ketotifen reduces joint capsule fibrosis in a rabbit model of post-traumatic joint contractures
    Michael J Monument
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N1, Canada
    Inflamm Res 61:285-92. 2012
    Using a rabbit model of post-traumatic joint contractures, we investigated whether treatment with a mast cell stabilizer after joint injury would lessen the molecular manifestations of joint capsule fibrosis.
  3. pmc The mast cell stabilizer ketotifen fumarate lessens contracture severity and myofibroblast hyperplasia: a study of a rabbit model of posttraumatic joint contractures
    Michael J Monument
    McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:1468-77. 2010
    The propensity of joints to become stiff after trauma is widely appreciated, and the joint capsule is commonly recognized as the major motion-limiting anatomical structure...
  4. pmc Regional variation is present in elbow capsules after injury
    Niccole M Germscheid
    McCaig Centre for Joint Injury and Arthritis Research, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 450:219-24. 2006
    ..The purpose of our study was to determine whether these changes occur regionally or throughout the entire joint capsule. We hypothesized that the alpha-smooth muscle actin mRNA expression and the myofibroblast numbers in posterior ..
  5. pmc Joint capsule mast cells and neuropeptides are increased within four weeks of injury and remain elevated in chronic stages of posttraumatic contractures
    Kevin A Hildebrand
    McCaig Centre, Bone and Joint Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada
    J Orthop Res 26:1313-9. 2008
    ..b>Joint capsule myofibroblast, mast cell, and neuropeptide containing nerve fiber numbers were assessed with ..
  6. ncbi New rabbit knee model of posttraumatic joint contracture: indirect capsular damage induces a severe contracture
    Sergiy Nesterenko
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Orthopedic Biomechanics Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Orthop Res 27:1028-32. 2009
    ..001). When associated with bone perforations and immobilization in forced flexion, injury to the posterior capsule results in a severe contracture in the rabbit knee...
  7. ncbi Frozen shoulder: MR arthrographic findings
    Bernard Mengiardi
    Department of Radiology, Orthopedic University Clinic Balgrist, Forchstrasse 340, Ch 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Radiology 233:486-92. 2004
    ..To evaluate the magnetic resonance (MR) arthrographic findings in patients with frozen shoulder...
  8. ncbi Regional material properties of the human hip joint capsule ligaments
    J Hewitt
    Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Orthop Res 19:359-64. 2001
    The hip joint capsule functions to constrain translation between the femur and acetabulum while allowing rotational and planar movements...
  9. pmc Structural and biochemical evaluation of the elbow capsule after trauma
    Mark S Cohen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:484-90. 2007
    ..This study demonstrates pathologic thickening, disorganization of the collagen fiber arrangement, and involvement of cytokines in the pathology of post-traumatic contracture of the elbow...
  10. ncbi Histological evaluation of the changes in temporomandibular joint capsule and retrodiscal ligaments following autologous blood injection
    Aydin Gulses
    Canakkale Military Hospital, Gokceada Surgical Infirmary, Canakkale, Turkey
    J Craniomaxillofac Surg 41:316-20. 2013
    ..The effects of this treatment on components of the TMJ is not fully understood. The purpose of this article is to evaluate the effects of autologous blood on TMJ capsule and the retrodiscal ligament...
  11. pmc Cellular, matrix, and growth factor components of the joint capsule are modified early in the process of posttraumatic contracture formation in a rabbit model
    Kevin A Hildebrand
    McCaig Centre, Bone and Joint Institute, Faculty of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Acta Orthop 79:116-25. 2008
    ..To understand the initiation of the process, we evaluated the cellular, matrix, and growth factor changes in the joint capsule in the early stages of the animal model, which would not be possible in humans.
  12. pmc Joint capsule matrix turnover in a rabbit model of chronic joint contractures: Correlation with human contractures
    Kevin A Hildebrand
    McCaig Centre for Joint Injury and Arthritis Research, University of Calgary, 3330 Hospital Dr NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 4N1
    J Orthop Res 24:1036-43. 2006
    To evaluate changes in matrix molecules of the joint capsule, the right knees of 24 skeletally mature female NZW rabbits were immobilized while the contralateral limb served as an unoperated control...
  13. ncbi Anatomic relation between the posterior cruciate ligament and the joint capsule
    Leonardo Addêo Ramos
    Sports Traumatology Sector, Department of Orthopedics and Traumatology, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo Medical School, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Arthroscopy 24:1367-72. 2008
    The aim of this anatomic study on cadavers was to determine the anatomic relation between the posterior cruciate ligament (PCL) and the posterior joint capsule attachment.
  14. ncbi Relative contribution of acromioclavicular joint capsule and coracoclavicular ligaments to acromioclavicular stability
    Patrick A Dawson
    Idaho Sports Medicine Institute, Boise, ID
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 18:237-44. 2009
    We hypothesized that both the AC joint capsule and CC ligaments are biomechanically robust structures in the anterior-posterior (AP) and superior-inferior (SI) planes with low loads, and that these ligaments provide essential function in ..
  15. pmc High rate of joint capsule matrix turnover in chronic human elbow contractures
    Kevin A Hildebrand
    McCaig Centre for Joint Injury and Arthritis Research, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 439:228-34. 2005
    The joint capsule is a key component in posttraumatic joint contractures. The capsule is described as thickened, but little data exist supporting the observation...
  16. pmc The effect of the pro-inflammatory cytokine tumor necrosis factor-alpha on human joint capsule myofibroblasts
    Stefan G Mattyasovszky
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Johannes Gutenberg University School of Medicine, Langenbeckstr, 1, 55101 Mainz, Germany
    Arthritis Res Ther 12:R4. 2010
    ..the mode of MFs' function has been well defined for different diseases associated with tissue fibrosis, the underlying mechanisms of their regulation in the pathogenesis of post-traumatic joint capsule contracture are largely unknown.
  17. ncbi Joint capsule treatment with enkephalin-encoding HSV-1 recombinant vector reduces inflammatory damage and behavioural sequelae in rat CFA monoarthritis
    Ying Lu
    Department of Neuroscience and Cell Biology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 27:1153-65. 2008
    ..Targeted delivery of enkephalin-encoding HSV-1 vector generated safe, sustained opioid-induced analgesia with protective anti-inflammatory blunting in rat inflammatory arthritis...
  18. pmc Potent inhibition of cartilage biosynthesis by coincubation with joint capsule through an IL-1-independent pathway
    P Patwari
    Continuum Electromechanics Group, Center for Biomedical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 19:528-35. 2009
    ..establish a model for such interactions, we coincubated bovine cartilage tissue explants together with normal joint capsule and found a profound ( approximately 70%) reduction in cartilage proteoglycan biosynthesis...
  19. ncbi The enthesis of the elbow-joint capsule of the dog humerus
    C Staszyk
    Tierarztliche Hochschule Hannover, Anatomisches Institut, Hannover, Germany
    Eur J Morphol 39:319-23. 2001
    The enthesis of the elbow-joint capsule in the dog is described histologically in relation to the specific mechanical forces that operate in different regions along its line of attachment...
  20. ncbi Arthroscopic capsular release for the treatment of refractory postoperative or post-fracture shoulder stiffness
    G B Holloway
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 83:1682-7. 2001
    ..However, there was less improvement in the subjective scores for pain, function, and patient satisfaction in the postoperative group...
  21. ncbi The significance of extensor tendon tethering and dorsal joint capsule tightening after injury to the hand
    M Kulkarni
    St Andrew s Centre for Plastic Surgery, Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford, Essex, UK
    J Hand Surg Br 31:52-60. 2006
    This paper examines the clinical problem of extensor tendon tethering and/or dorsal joint capsule tightening secondary to hand injury...
  22. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging findings in idiopathic adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder
    Y Carrillon
    Radiology Department, Lyon South Teaching Hospital Center, Pierre Benite, France
    Rev Rhum Engl Ed 66:201-6. 1999
    ..To describe magnetic resonance imaging findings in idiopathic adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder...
  23. pmc Fibroma of tendon sheath located within the ankle joint capsule
    Riccardo Ciatti
    Casa di Cura Villa Stuart, Rome, Italy
    J Orthop Traumatol 10:147-50. 2009
    We report a very rare case of fibroma of the tendon sheath arising from the anteromedial ankle joint capsule, with no apparent connection to any tendon in the area, found in a 58-year-old patient complaining of progressive local swelling...
  24. ncbi Fibroma of tendon sheath originating from the knee joint capsule
    Toshiaki Hitora
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kobe University School of Medicine, 7 5 1 Kusunoki cho, Chuo Ku, Kobe, Japan
    Clin Imaging 26:280-3. 2002
    We present a rare case of fibroma of the tendon sheath originating from the posterior joint capsule of the knee in a 50-year-old man. Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging revealed a lesion posterior to the medial femoral condyle...
  25. ncbi Detection of synovial macrophages in the joint capsule of dogs with naturally occurring rupture of the cranial cruciate ligament
    Nathan W Klocke
    Department of Veterinary Clinical Sciences, College of Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907, USA
    Am J Vet Res 66:493-9. 2005
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  26. ncbi The role of the distal radioulnar ligaments, interosseous membrane, and joint capsule in distal radioulnar joint stability
    L D Ward
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Medical School at Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 25:341-51. 2000
    ..Furthermore, the role of the distal radioulnar joint capsule as a restraint and contributor to stability has not been investigated...
  27. pmc Human lumbar spine creep during cyclic and static flexion: creep rate, biomechanics, and facet joint capsule strain
    Jesse S Little
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University, T18 Rm 030, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8181, USA
    Ann Biomed Eng 33:391-401. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effect of creep on lumbar biomechanics and facet joint capsule (FJC) strain...
  28. pmc Myofibroblast upregulators are elevated in joint capsules in posttraumatic contractures
    Kevin A Hildebrand
    McCaig Centre for Joint Injury and Arthritis Research University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 456:85-91. 2007
    ..The rabbit knee model correlated well with the human post traumatic elbow contractures...
  29. ncbi Intracapsular pressure and elasticity of the hip joint capsule in osteoarthritis
    Sarunas Tarasevicius
    Department of Orthopedics, Kaunas Medical University, Kaunas, Lithuania
    J Arthroplasty 22:596-600. 2007
    We investigated intracapsular pressure and elasticity of the hip joint capsule in osteoarthritis...
  30. ncbi Human lumbar facet joint capsule strains: I. During physiological motions
    Allyson Ianuzzi
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, HSC T18 030, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY 11794 8181, USA
    Spine J 4:141-52. 2004
    The lumbar facet joint capsule is innervated with nociceptors and mechanoreceptors, and is thought to play a role in low back pain as well as to function proprioceptively.
  31. ncbi Magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of intra-articular adhesions of the temporomandibular joint
    ShanYong Zhang
    Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Ninth People s Hospital, School of Stomatology, Shanghai Jiaotong University, People s Republic of China
    Br J Oral Maxillofac Surg 47:389-92. 2009
    ..We concluded that the diagnostic accuracy of MRI for intra-articular adhesions was poor; most of the adhesions were not diagnosed by MRI, but intracapsular adhesions could be detected on T2 weighted-images with existing synovial fluid...
  32. ncbi Recording of neural activity from goat cervical facet joint capsule using custom-designed miniature electrodes
    Chaoyang Chen
    Spine Research Laboratory, Bioengineering Center, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1367-72. 2005
    To establish a methodology for the neurophysiologic study of mechanoreceptors in the cervical facet joint capsule.
  33. pmc Co-culture of mechanically injured cartilage with joint capsule tissue alters chondrocyte expression patterns and increases ADAMTS5 production
    J H Lee
    Department of Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA
    Arch Biochem Biophys 489:118-26. 2009
    ..and aggrecanase production and activity in normal and mechanically injured cartilage co-cultured with joint capsule tissue...
  34. ncbi Intra-articular ganglia arising from the posterior joint capsule of the knee
    Yomei Tachibana
    Division of Sports Medicine, Saitama Medical School, Saitama, Japan
    Arthroscopy 20:54-9. 2004
    ..We describe two cases of an intra-articular ganglion arising from the posterior joint capsule. Both cysts appeared to be arising from the posterior cruciate ligament by both MRI as well as arthroscopy ..
  35. ncbi Excessive radiofrequency application: effects on capsular tissue in an animal model
    Brian R Wolf
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:149-56. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that there is no benefit to repeated applications of radiofrequency energy to capsular tissue...
  36. ncbi Adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder: evaluation with MR arthrography
    Joon Yong Jung
    Department of Radiology, Kangnam St Mary s Hospital, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, South Korea
    Eur Radiol 16:791-6. 2006
    ..The presence of abnormal tissue in the rotator interval showed high sensitivity but rather low specificity...
  37. ncbi The use of radiofrequency energy during arthroscopic surgery and its effects on intraarticular tissues
    C L Horstman
    Department of Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State University, Mississippi 39762, USA
    Vet Comp Orthop Traumatol 19:65-71. 2006
    ..This damage is also power and temperature dependent and is observed at temperatures as low as 45 degrees C. Caution should be used when applying RF energy within a joint to prevent or minimize articular cartilage injury...
  38. ncbi A simple capsulorrhaphy in a posterior approach for total hip arthroplasty
    Michael C Dixon
    Brigham and Womens Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Arthroplasty 19:373-6. 2004
    ..Only the capsule (and not the rotators) is sutured to the medius tendon (not to bone), creating an elastic endpoint that is less likely to disrupt during the healing process...
  39. pmc Comparison of human lumbar facet joint capsule strains during simulated high-velocity, low-amplitude spinal manipulation versus physiological motions
    Allyson Ianuzzi
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Stony Brook University, Health Sciences Center, T18 030, Stony Brook, NY 11794, USA
    Spine J 5:277-90. 2005
    ..manipulation (SM) is an effective treatment for low back pain (LBP), and it has been theorized that SM induces a beneficial neurophysiological effect by stimulating mechanically sensitive neurons in the lumbar facet joint capsule (FJC).
  40. ncbi The proximal hip joint capsule and the zona orbicularis contribute to hip joint stability in distraction
    Hiroshi Ito
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Asahikawa Medical College, Midorigaoka Higashi 2 1 1 1, Asahikawa, 078 8510, Japan
    J Orthop Res 27:989-95. 2009
    The structure and function of the proximal hip joint capsule and the zona orbicularis are poorly understood. We hypothesized that the zona orbicularis is an important contributor to hip stability in distraction...
  41. ncbi Distribution of A-delta and C-fiber receptors in the cervical facet joint capsule and their response to stretch
    Chaoyang Chen
    Bioengineering Center, Wayne State University, 818 West Hancock Avenue, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1807-16. 2006
    ..The purposes of this study were to determine the distribution of A-delta and C-fiber sensory receptors in the facet joint capsule and to test their patterns of response to stretch and related sensory function.
  42. ncbi Histologic evaluation of the glenohumeral joint capsule after radiofrequency capsular shrinkage for atraumatic instability
    Samir N Massoud
    Reading Shoulder Unit, Royal Berkshire Hospital, Reading, England
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:163-8. 2007
    ..5, chi2 test). A histologic score was introduced, and this was found to have an excellent intraobserver agreement (weighted kappa, 0.840) and a moderate interobserver agreement (weighted kappa, 0.698)...
  43. ncbi The cricoarytenoid joint capsule and its relevance to endotracheal intubation
    F P Paulsen
    Department of Anatomy, Christian Albrecht University of Kiel, Germany
    Anesth Analg 90:180-5. 2000
    ..Little is known about the cricoarytenoid joint capsule and its role in intubation...
  44. ncbi Kim's lesion: an incomplete and concealed avulsion of the posteroinferior labrum in posterior or multidirectional posteroinferior instability of the shoulder
    Seung Ho Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    Arthroscopy 20:712-20. 2004
    ..The purpose of this article is to report a new clinical entity of posterior instability of the shoulder and the results of its treatment...
  45. ncbi Variations in the superior capsuloligamentous complex and description of a new ligament
    Nicole Pouliart
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Universitair Ziekenhuis Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:821-36. 2007
    ....
  46. ncbi The effects of thermal capsular shrinkage on the outcomes of arthroscopic stabilization for primary anterior shoulder instability
    Shiyi Chen
    Department of Orthopaedic Sports Medicine, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China
    Am J Sports Med 33:705-11. 2005
    ..The effectiveness of arthroscopic thermal capsulorrhaphy in the prevention of recurrent instability in primary anterior stabilization is undetermined...
  47. ncbi [The operative treatment of habitual humeral abarticulation using the Bankart method]
    Witold Bołtuć
    Oddziału Chirurgii Urazowo Ortopedycznej i Rehabilitacji w Dabrowie Tarnowskiej
    Przegl Lek 63:25-6. 2006
    ..The recurrences of the habitual humeral abarticulation have not been observed...
  48. ncbi A cadaveric model of the throwing shoulder: a possible etiology of superior labrum anterior-to-posterior lesions
    Mark G Grossman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Winthrop University Hospital, 120 Mineola Boulevard, Suite 600, Mineola, NY 11501, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:824-31. 2005
    ..Therefore, the objective of the present study was to examine the biomechanical effects of capsular changes in a cadaveric model...
  49. ncbi [Arthroscopic Bankart repair]
    Witold Zarzycki
    Katedra i Klinika Ortopedii i Traumatologii Narzadu Ruchu, Akademia Medyczna w Gdansku
    Chir Narzadow Ruchu Ortop Pol 71:309-11. 2006
    ..MISS questionnaire values were significantly higher following the surgery. Arthroscopic Bankart repair restores joint stability, helps to avoid complications associated With opening of the shoulder and gives a better cosmetic effect...
  50. ncbi Hill-sachs "remplissage": an arthroscopic solution for the engaging hill-sachs lesion
    Robert J Purchase
    California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, California 94115, USA
    Arthroscopy 24:723-6. 2008
    ..The inferior suture is tied first with the knots remaining extra-articular, pulling the infraspinatus and capsule into the lesion. After completion, the Bankart lesion can then be repaired...
  51. ncbi Rupture of the biceps tendon after arthroscopic thermal capsulorrhaphy
    Bryan T Hanypsiak
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
    Arthroscopy 20:77-9. 2004
    ..One patient elected further surgery with biceps tenodesis. Both patients have returned to their athletic activities with minimal functional deficits...
  52. ncbi Arthroscopic multi-pleated capsular plication compared with open inferior capsular shift for reduction of shoulder volume in a cadaveric model
    Jon K Sekiya
    MedSport, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48106 0391, USA
    Arthroscopy 23:1145-51. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare a new arthroscopic technique for capsular plication with the standard open inferior capsular shift for reducing volume in a multidirectional instability model...
  53. ncbi Arthroscopic management of multidirectional instability: pancapsular plication
    Michael Hewitt
    The Southern California Orthopedic Institute, 6815 Noble Avenue, Van Nuys, CA 91405, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 34:549-57. 2003
    ..The mainstay of treatment for MDI remains conservative. In resistant cases, however, arthroscopic management can be performed safely and efficaciously, now with documented extended success in an active patient population...
  54. ncbi Isolated electrothermal capsulorrhaphy in overhand athletes
    Jerome G Enad
    Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:133-7. 2004
    ..Overall recurrence and failure rates were high. Instability in overhand athletes may require something other than isolated electrothermal capsulorrhaphy to address laxity...
  55. ncbi The effect of radiofrequency thermal capsulorrhaphy on glenohumeral translation, rotation, and volume
    Brian N Victoroff
    Department of Orthopaedics, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, 11100 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:138-45. 2004
    ..Nonablative RF thermal energy was used to contract the glenohumeral joint capsule in 6 cadaveric shoulders...
  56. ncbi Posterior shoulder instability: comprehensive analysis of open and arthroscopic approaches
    Sanjeev Kakar
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:655-9. 2007
    ..82). This study demonstrated no statistical difference in clinical outcomes for patients treated with either open or arthroscopic surgery for posterior shoulder instability...
  57. ncbi Effects of capsular plication and rotator interval closure in simulated multidirectional shoulder instability
    Brian L Shafer
    University of Southern California, Orthopaedic Surgery Associates, 1510 San Pablo Street, Suite 322, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:136-44. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi Comparison of shoulder stabilization using arthroscopic transglenoid sutures versus open capsulolabral repairs: a 5-year minimum follow-up
    John D Hubbell
    Nirschl Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Clinic, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Am J Sports Med 32:650-4. 2004
    ..Few long-term studies have compared the efficacy of shoulder stabilization using arthroscopic or open procedures...
  59. ncbi Arthroscopic reinforced capsular shift of anterior shoulder instability
    Basim A Fleega
    GOC Orthopedic Hospital, Bonn, Germany
    Arthroscopy 20:543-6. 2004
    ..It also causes less postoperative range of motion limitation, while offering the same amount of capsular shift as the traditional open repair...
  60. ncbi Immediate effect of thermal capsulorrhaphy on glenohumeral joint mobility
    Jia Hao Chang
    Institute of Biomedical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1, Ta Hsueh Road, Tainan 701, Taiwan
    Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon) 19:572-8. 2004
    ....
  61. ncbi Revisiting open capsuloplasty for the treatment of anterior shoulder instability: 35-year follow-up of the Du Toit procedure
    Stefano Zaffagnini
    Department of Orthopaedic and Sport Traumatology, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Biomechanics Laboratory, V Di Barbiano, 1 10, 40136, Bologna, Italy
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:1055-61. 2007
    ....
  62. ncbi Arthroscopic thermal capsulorrhaphy as treatment for the unstable paralytic shoulder
    Eric J Strauss
    Sports Medicine Shoulder Service, The Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Arthroscopy 21:636. 2005
    ....
  63. ncbi Simulated capsulolabral lesion in cadavers: dislocation does not result from a bankart lesion only
    Nicole Pouliart
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Academic Hospital Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Arthroscopy 22:748-54. 2006
    ..Although an anteroinferior capsulolabral detachment (typical Bankart lesion) has been evaluated in other experimental studies, it has not yet been tested with an apprehension test in an intact shoulder model...
  64. ncbi Concomitant rotator cuff and capsuloligamentous lesions of the shoulder: a cadaver study
    Nicole Pouliart
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Academic Hospital Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Arthroscopy 22:728-35. 2006
    ..Our hypothesis was that less extensive capsuloligamentous lesions are necessary to allow dislocation in the presence of rotator cuff lesions...
  65. ncbi Clinical outcome of anterior shoulder instability with capsular midsubstance tear: a comparison of isolated midsubstance tear and midsubstance tear with Bankart lesion
    Yong Girl Rhee
    Shoulder and Elbow Clinic, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, Seoul, Korea
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 15:586-90. 2006
    ..The loss of external rotation was greater in the cases with combined midsubstance tears and Bankart lesions than in those with an isolated midsubstance tear...
  66. ncbi Posterior capsular contracture of the shoulder
    H Gregory Bach
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Illinois Chicago, 60612, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 14:265-77. 2006
    ..In the athlete who fails nonsurgical management, a selective posteroinferior capsulotomy can improve motion, reduce pain, and prevent further shoulder injury...
  67. ncbi Arthroscopic anterior stabilization and posterior capsular plication for anterior glenohumeral instability: a report of 71 cases
    Kenneth J Westerheide
    Mount Carmel Health System, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:539-47. 2006
    ..We present 71 cases of anterior glenohumeral instability treated with arthroscopic anterior stabilization and posterior capsular plication...
  68. ncbi Arthroscopic capsulolabral reconstruction for posterior instability of the shoulder: a prospective study of 100 shoulders
    James P Bradley
    Burke and Bradley Orthopaedics, St Margarets Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15215, USA
    Am J Sports Med 34:1061-71. 2006
    ..There are few reports in the literature detailing arthroscopic treatment of unidirectional posterior shoulder instability...
  69. ncbi Reverse HAGL: a possible complication of a tight anterior gleno-humeral stabilization
    A Castagna
    Servizio di Chirurgia della Spalla, Istituto Clinico Humanitas, Milano, Italy
    Chir Organi Mov 90:201-7. 2005
    ..Clinical and functional improvement was observed but the final outcome seems to be related to range of motion recovery and not only to the posterior repair...
  70. ncbi Arthroscopic anteroinferior suture plication resulting in decreased glenohumeral translation and external rotation. Study of a cadaver model
    Frank G Alberta
    Active Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, PA, 390 Old Hook Road, Westwood, NJ 07675, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:179-87. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effects of arthroscopic plication on glenohumeral translation, the rotational range of motion, and the positions of the glenohumeral center of rotation...
  71. ncbi Open and arthroscopic treatment of multidirectional instability of the shoulder
    Peter A Caprise
    The Orthopaedic Center of Central Virginia, Lynchburg, Virginia, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:1126-31. 2006
    ..Regardless of the technique used, the key to success is addressing the capsular laxity and redundancy to restore anatomic capsuloligamentous tension without overconstraining the shoulder...
  72. ncbi [Sensorimotor deficit after capsulolabral reconstruction in chronic instability of the shoulder. A clinical experimental study]
    R Fremerey
    Unfallchirurgische Klinik, Klinikum Hildesheim
    Unfallchirurg 108:1038-43. 2005
    ..The results confirmed a persistent deficit of proprioception as well as a pathologic EMG pattern after anterior capsulolabral reconstruction, which may explain the problem of incomplete restoration of the function of the shoulder joint...
  73. ncbi Arthroscopic Bristow procedure for anterior instability in shoulders with a stretched or deficient capsule: the "belt-and-suspenders" operative technique and preliminary results
    Pascal Boileau
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Sports Traumatology, Hopital de l Archet, University of Nice, Nice, France
    Arthroscopy 23:593-601. 2007
    ..We report the results of a new technique consisting of a combined arthroscopic Bankart repair associated with a transfer of the coraco-biceps tendon to reinforce the deficient anterior capsule by lowering the subscapularis...
  74. ncbi Posterior instability of the shoulder following thermal capsulorrhaphy for multidirectional instability
    Paul Fenn
    Sports Medicine Program, Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arthroscopy 23:226.e1-4. 2007
    ..Stress on the posterior capsule was not permitted for 3 months. At 1-year follow-up, the patient had full pain-free range of motion and returned to participation in sports without limitation...
  75. ncbi Biomechanical analysis of isolated type II SLAP lesions and repair
    Vahé R Panossian
    Keck School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, USC University Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:529-34. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that type II SLAP lesions cause significant glenohumeral instability, which can be effectively treated with current arthroscopic techniques...
  76. ncbi Intra-articular volume assessment in glenohumeral instability
    S O Dietz
    Department of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, ATOS Praxisklinik, Heidelberg, Germany
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 14:189-92. 2006
    ..There is no statistically significant difference in joint volume correlated to BSA in patients with traumatic anterior instability, chronic instability and individuals without glenohumeral instability...
  77. ncbi Significance of the latissimus dorsi for shoulder instability. II. Its influence on dislocation behavior in a sequential cutting protocol of the glenohumeral capsule
    N Pouliart
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Academic Hospital Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
    Clin Anat 18:500-9. 2005
    ..This effect can only take place in the infrequent situation of humeral avulsion of the glenohumeral ligaments. This may be an explanation for the relative paucity of these lesions in clinical instability series...
  78. ncbi Glenohumeral chondrolysis following thermal capsulorrhaphy
    William J Ciccone
    Medical Education and Research Institute of Colorado, 3920 N Union Blvd, Ste 210, Colorado Springs, CO 80907, USA
    Orthopedics 30:158-60. 2007
  79. ncbi Humeral avulsion of the glenohumeral ligament: injury pattern and arthroscopic repair techniques
    A Dushi Parameswaran
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Orthopedics 31:773-9. 2008
    ..The arthroscopic treatment of a humeral avulsion of the glenohumeral ligaments lesion allows for a safe, reproducible, and effective way to reestablish the inferior glenohumeral ligament and capsular complex to the humerus...
  80. ncbi Glenohumeral volume reduction in arthroscopic shoulder reconstruction: a cadaveric analysis of suture plication and thermal capsulorrhaphy
    Spero G Karas
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of North Carolina Medical Center, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Arthroscopy 20:179-84. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to objectively assess glenohumeral volume changes after arthroscopic suture plication, arthroscopic thermal capsulorrhaphy, and combined suture and thermal treatment...
  81. ncbi Arthroscopic laser-assisted capsular shift in the treatment of patients with multidirectional shoulder instability
    Paul J Favorito
    Wellington Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine, 4440 Glen Este Withamsville Road, Cincinnati, OH 45245 2123, USA
    Am J Sports Med 30:322-8. 2002
    ..In recent years, various investigators have begun using lasers in the treatment of shoulder instability...
  82. ncbi Glenohumeral joint translation after arthroscopic thermal capsuloplasty of the rotator interval
    Mark T Selecky
    Kerlan Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic, Los Angeles, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 12:139-43. 2003
    ..Future studies are warranted to evaluate the effects of the biologic response to thermal shrinkage and whether these reduced glenohumeral translations will be maintained...
  83. ncbi The disabled throwing shoulder: spectrum of pathology Part I: pathoanatomy and biomechanics
    Stephen S Burkhart
    Arthroscopy 19:404-20. 2003
    ..Part III: The "SICK" Scapula, Scapular Dyskinesis, the Kinetic Chain, and Rehabilitation will be presented in the July-August issue. We hope you find it thought-provoking and compelling...
  84. ncbi Treatment of the athlete with multidirectional shoulder instability
    W N Levine
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 32:475-84. 2001
    ..Longer follow-ups will be necessary before definitive statements can be made regarding the arthroscopic techniques...
  85. ncbi Arthroscopic capsular shrinkage of the shoulder for the treatment of patients with multidirectional instability: Minimum 2-year follow-up
    Simon P Frostick
    Department of Musculoskeletal Science, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, England
    Arthroscopy 19:227-33. 2003
    ..MDI is a disabling condition as a result of pain and restriction of activity. The treatment of MDI is primarily nonsurgical (supervised physiotherapy)...
  86. ncbi [Intraarticular pathology of atraumatic shoulder dislocations. An arthroscopic study]
    A Werner
    Orthopadische Klinik, Heinrich Heine Universitat, Dusseldorf
    Unfallchirurg 106:110-3. 2003
    ..Little is known about intraarticular pathology in this entity. It was the purpose of our study to evaluate such findings...
  87. ncbi The use of thermal capsulorrhaphy in the treatment of multidirectional instability
    Brian T Fitzgerald
    Department of Orthopedics, Naval Medical Center San Diego, California 92134 1005, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 11:108-13. 2002
    ..More information further defining the biomechanical pathology of capsular laxity and the specific role of electrothermal shrinkage in treating shoulder instability is needed...
  88. ncbi Neer Award 2001: nonrecoverable strain fields of the anteroinferior glenohumeral capsule under subluxation
    David M Malicky
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Valparaiso University, Valapariso
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 11:529-40. 2002
    ..Interestingly, strains were generally not oriented along major ligamentous bands. This is the first study to quantify planar nonrecoverable strain fields in the glenohumeral joint capsule.
  89. ncbi Effect of selective capsulorrhaphy on the passive range of motion of the glenohumeral joint
    C Gerber
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Balgrist, Switzerland
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:48-55. 2003
    ..Capsulorrhaphy of the glenohumeral joint is a common surgical procedure for the treatment of instability caused by increased capsular laxity. The effect of capsulorrhaphy on the range of motion of the shoulder is poorly understood...
  90. ncbi Iliotibial band reconstruction for treatment of glenohumeral instability associated with irreparable capsular deficiency
    Joseph P Iannotti
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 11:618-23. 2002
    ..The primary objectives of this study are to describe the surgical technique for capsular reconstruction with ITB and to report the clinical results in 7 patients...
  91. ncbi [The sublabral foramen. Congenital or an acquired variance?]
    C U Schulz
    Orthopadische Klinik, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munchen
    Unfallchirurg 105:1088-91. 2002
    ....
  92. ncbi Capsulolabral augmentation increases glenohumeral stability in the cadaver shoulder
    M H Metcalf
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 10:532-8. 2001
    ..Understanding the biomechanical effect of this procedure helps the physician to establish surgical goals and to explain to patients the rationale of why this procedure may be clinically efficacious...
  93. ncbi Thermal capsulorrhaphy in the treatment of multidirectional instability of the shoulder
    Robert S Wolf
    Alabama Sports Medicine and Orthopaedic Center, Birmingham 35205, Ala, USA
    J South Orthop Assoc 11:102-9. 2002
    ..While initial results in certain clinical series are promising, the long-term efficacy remains to be seen...
  94. ncbi Postoperative functional outcome and stability in recurrent traumatic anteroinferior glenohumeral instability: comparison of two different surgical capsular reconstruction techniques
    Alwin Jaeger
    Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Orthopädische Universitätsklinik und Poliklinik Friedrichsheim, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 124:226-31. 2004
    ..Patients (n=62) with recurrent traumatic anterior or anteroinferior glenohumeral instability were prospectively evaluated with reference to the surgical reconstruction technique performed...
  95. ncbi Medially based anterior capsular shift of the glenohumeral joint. Passive range of motion and posterior capsular strain
    C Hurschler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Am J Sports Med 29:346-53. 2001
    ..5% in the inferior, middle, and superior aspects, respectively. Our results support the use of the medially based anterior shift for shoulders with anterior-inferior instability or multidirectional instability with posterior involvement...
  96. ncbi Histologic evaluation of the shoulder capsule in normal shoulders, unstable shoulders, and after failed thermal capsulorrhaphy
    Edward G McFarland
    Division of Sports Medicine and Shoulder Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Sports Med 30:636-42. 2002
    ..Attenuation of the shoulder capsule has been noted during revision surgery for failed thermal capsulorrhaphy...
  97. ncbi Laser-assisted thermal capsulorrhaphy
    Thomas J Noonan
    Steadman Hawkins Sports Medicine Foundation, Vail, Colorado 81657, USA
    Arthroscopy 19:815-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the clinical results of laser-assisted thermal capsulorrhaphy in patients with glenohumeral instability...
  98. ncbi Thermal capsular shrinkage in the throwing athlete
    Jeffrey R Dugas
    American Sports Medicine Institute, 1313 13th Street, Birmingham, AL 35255, USA
    Clin Sports Med 21:771-6. 2002
    ..As our understanding of the pathology that occurs in the thrower's shoulder continues to improve, so too will our understanding of the effect of applying thermal energy to the joint capsule.
  99. ncbi Arthroscopic anterior stabilization of the shoulder: two to six-year follow-up
    Seung Ho Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1511-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate prospectively the surgical outcomes of arthroscopic repair of anterior capsulolabral lesions with use of suture anchors in a large series of patients who were followed for two to six years...
  100. ncbi Arthroscopic posterior labral repair and capsular shift for traumatic unidirectional recurrent posterior subluxation of the shoulder
    Seung Ho Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sungkyunkwan University School of Medicine, Samsung Medical Center, Seoul, Korea
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1479-87. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results of arthroscopic treatment of traumatic unidirectional recurrent posterior subluxation of the shoulder...
  101. ncbi [Arthroscopic capsular release for frozen shoulder]
    Sercan Akpinar
    Başkent Universitesi Tip Fakültesi Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dali, Adana, Turkey
    Acta Orthop Traumatol Turc 37:213-8. 2003
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the results and technical considerations of arthroscopic capsular release of the glenohumeral joint in frozen shoulder disease...

Research Grants37

  1. Aligned Tendon or Ligament Derived Matrix Nanoscaffolds for Rotator Cuff Repair
    Dianne Little; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Research: The rotator cuff is a composite of joint capsule, tendons and ligaments that is critical for stability and function of the shoulder...
  2. Joint Capsule Biomechanics and Transport in Rat Models of Aging and Disease
    WILLIAM JOSEPH MCCARTY; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..joints are defined by a synovial cavity bathed in lubricating synovial fluid (SF) that is constrained by the joint capsule, a fibrous tissue consisting of a cellular intimal layer, the synovium, and a loose connective sub-intimal ..
  3. Substrate Optimization Therapy: A Novel Therapy for Mucopolysaccharidosis
    CHARLES ALEXANDER GLASS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Through this grant we aim to identify compounds that are the crucial starting point for the development of the first orally available CNS penetrant therapy for this devastating disease. ..
  4. Substrate Optimization Therapy: A Novel Therapy for Mucopolysaccharidosis
    CHARLES ALEXANDER GLASS; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Through this grant we aim to develop the first therapy to treat all symptoms including the devastating neurological deficits of these diseases. ..
  5. ELECTROSPINNING ARTIFICIAL LIGAMENTS AND TENDONS FOR POTENTIAL PROSTHESES
    JAVIER MACOSSAY-TORRES; Fiscal Year: 2011
    DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Over 800,000 injuries to ligaments, tendons and the joint capsule occur every year in the U.S.A...
  6. Fibrillin 2 and Developmental Genetics of Hip Dysplasia in a Canine Model
    Rory Todhunter; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..4) To measure temporal expression of associated genes using mRNA isolated from hip joint capsule and round ligament biopsy samples collected arthroscopically at 2, 4 and 6 months of age from the hips of ..
  7. Implant/Construct Interactions in the Biomechanics of Total Hip Dislocation
    Thomas Brown; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..work, to now also include implant interaction(s) with the surrounding anatomic bony surfaces and with the hip joint capsule. The pre-processing sequence is structured for efficient parametric variation of individual implant design ..
  8. The Clinical Role of Wrist Joint Mechanoreceptors
    Richard Berger; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..transmitted through afferent nerves; however, our understanding of the role of specific nerve endings in the joint capsule remains incomplete...
  9. MOVEMENT CONTROL FOLLOWING FINGER JOINT REPLACEMENT
    J Kelso; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..receptor mechanisms mediating proprioception (information about limb position and movement) lie in the joint capsule. The major objective of the present research is to systematically assess the nature of the presumed ..
  10. Human Lumbar Facet Capsule Biomechanics
    Partap Khalsa; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The short range goal of the investigators is to elucidate how the human facet joint capsule is loaded during physiological loads of the lumbar spine and to develop a computational model that will enable ..
  11. Mechanisms and Effects of Chiropractic Manipulation
    William Meeker; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Project 1 will study the biomechanical and neurological effects of vertebral loading on the facet joint capsule using an animal model...
  12. Clinically relevant large animal model of rotator cuff injury and repair
    Kathleen Derwin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Therefore, we argue that a new animal model is needed, one that mimics the human condition with regard to joint capsule injury, the absence of spontaneous healing or scar formation, the presence of muscle atrophy, stiffening, and ..
  13. Prevention of Hip Dysplasia with Thermal Energy
    MANDI LOPEZ; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..that: 1) application of thermal energy at 65 degrees C using radio-frequency energy to the coxofemoral joint capsule of puppies with radiographic evidence of joint laxity will result in normal hip congruity, 2) will prevent the ..
  14. ROLE OF DEBRIS AND CELL STIFFNESS IN OSTEOLYSIS ETIOLOGY
    NICOLAS PERRUSQUIA; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..of the abundance, size and shape of Magnesium Silicate (MgSi) debris from postoperative, enzyme digested, joint capsule tissue...
  15. STRUCTURAL AND MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF THE SPINE
    Albert King; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..To study the electrophysiologic response of nerves which supply the facet joint capsule of the rabbit lumbar spine...
  16. Recombinant FIV vectors for the delivery of siRNA therapy to joints
    Stephanos Kyrkanides; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This method of direct intra-articular administration also confines the therapeutic effects within the joint capsule (thus minimizing any off-target side effects) following a simple, straight forward injection that can be ..
  17. Biomechanics of spinal manipulation using a cat model
    Allyson Ianuzzi; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..initiates a beneficial neurophysiological response by stimulating mechanically sensitive neurons in the facet joint capsule (FJC)...
  18. BIOMECHANICAL FACTORS IN OA OF THE GLENOHUMERAL JOINT
    VAN MOW; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..humeral head cartilage; 4) Iatrogenic changes in the glenohumeral joint articulation - surgical tightening of joint capsule produces abnormal contact areas and contact stresses...
  19. DYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF JOINT MECHANORECEPTOR NEURONS
    Marc Fuller; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..understanding of the way mechanical variables are encoded in the discharge pattern of mechanoreceptors in the joint capsule of the knee. Two specific questions will be addressed, using different methodologies...
  20. GLENOHUMERAL JOINT STABILITY: ROLE OF THE CAPSULE
    RICHARD DEBSKI; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This methodology will also serve as the state-of-the-art for analysis of other joint capsules throughout the musculoskeletal system. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. CGRP CONTROL IN TRIGEMINAL NEURONS IN VITRO AND IN VIVO
    Paul Durham; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  22. Local Tissue Biomechanics in Low Back & Radicular Pain
    Beth Winkelstein; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..To accomplish this, in vivo tissue strains will be correlated with mechanical allodynia and neuroimmune mediators of persistent pain. ..
  23. Glutamate Induced Molecular Events Contributing to Chro*
    KARIN WESTLUND HIGH; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  24. CGRP Regulation of iNOS and MAP Kinases/Phosphatases in Trigeminal Ganglia Glia
    Paul L Durham; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....
  25. ROLE OF BIOMECHANICS/NEURAL PLASTICITY IN RADICULAR PAIN
    Beth Winkelstein; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..age analysis will be used to determine the local strain tensor for particular tissue components. Tissue bins will be correlated with mechanical allodynia and neuroimmune mediators of persistent pain. ..
  26. Nitric Oxide Control of CGRP in Trigeminal Neurons
    Paul Durham; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  27. NEUROPHYSIOLOGY OF THE LUMBAR DISC AND ADJACENT TISSUE
    John Cavanaugh; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..The applicants believe that these approaches will lead to a better understanding of the role of disc injury and nuclear material in low back pain and sciatica, and that the outcomes may be useful in guiding treatment. ..
  28. Mechanisms of Synovial Joint Formation
    Maurizio Pacifici; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The results will be invaluable in conceiving novel, directed and specific therapies to repair and restore malfunctioning joints common to aging individuals and otherwise affected patients. ..
  29. Basic Science of Tendon To Bone Healing
    Asheesh Bedi; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  30. REGULATION OF CHONDROCYTE PROLIFERATION
    Maurizio Pacifici; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....
  31. Signaling Molecules and Long Bone Formation
    Maurizio Pacifici; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The results will provide much needed information on the regulation of long bone formation, and will have relevance to questions of skeletal growth, fracture repair and congenital conditions of cartilage and bone. ..
  32. A Novel Model of TMJ Osteoarthritis to Define Glial Reactivity in Chronic Pain
    Beth Winkelstein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It also identifies the time course of physiologic mechanisms of these disorders, and will provide the basis for future studies to investigate potential pharmacologic therapies for chronic TMJ pain. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  33. 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. ..
  34. Neurophysiology of Whiplash Pain
    John Cavanaugh; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..4. To determine the distribution of nerves and nerve endings in the human facet joint capsule, with focus on anterior aspects and synovial folds...
  35. Tongue Volume, Function and Biomechanics
    Zi Jun Liu; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Application of this information will allow understanding of normal tongue functional morphology and to evaluate how tongue volume affects function and craniofacial growth. ..
  36. Molecular Mechanisms of Ectopic Bone Formation
    STEVEN LIETMAN; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..