Total knee replacement is an increasingly popular operation for end stage knee arthritis. In the majority it alleviates pain and improves function. However up to 20% of patients remain dissatisfied, even with well-aligned and secure implants. Restoration of a neutral mechanical axis has traditionally been strived for, to improve both function and implant… (More)
We present the case of a transverse fracture of the scapula resulting from the use of electronic muscle stimulation (EMS): highlighting the dangers of these devices that are commonly used for massage and body-building purposes.
The present paper reports on a case of acute lymphoblastic leukemia with t(9q+; 22q-) and surface markers specific of the B and T lymphoid line (hybrid phenotype). The fundamental (genotypical and phenotypical) and practical aspects (nosologic and therapeutical aspects) of this particular subtype of Ph1-positive acute leukemia and hybrid phenotype are… (More)