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BACKGROUND Osteochondral knee lesions represent a challenging condition encountered by orthopaedic surgeons. A variety of methods have been developed to repair articular cartilage defects. However, these techniques are limited by donor site morbidity or by the requirement for a staged procedure. PURPOSE To assess the effectiveness of a biomimetic(More)
BACKGROUND Locking plate fixation is a reliable treatment for many displaced proximal humeral fractures. Carbon fiber-reinforced-poly-ether-ether-ketone (CFR-PEEK) plates have recently been introduced as an alternative to traditional metallic plates. METHODS In a multicenter study involving the Orthopedic Services of 6 Italian hospitals, 182 patients with(More)
Primary reverse total shoulder arthroplasty (RSA) has demonstrated to relieve pain, restore function and active elevation in patients with Cuff Tear Arthropathy. This condition of muscular imbalance could lead, in the long-term, to morphologic changes of the glenoid's anatomy. Insufficient bone stock of glenoid is a major challenge and without(More)
In reverse shoulder arthroplasty, an eccentric glenosphere has been developed with the aim of lowering the centre of rotation, in order to prevent inferior scapular notching as occurs with concentric designs. The objective of this retrospective study was to evaluate clinical and radiographic outcomes using the eccentric glenosphere and to determine whether(More)
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