Giovanni Soncini

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The Authors treated at the Physiotherapy Service of the Clinic Orthopedic in Parma, 31 patients affected by shoulder's calcific tendonpathie++ were treated with E.D.T.A. bisodium salt they were painful and showed functional restriction besides they all shared a crystal's hydroxyapatite deposition. It was considered the pain by the Scott-Huskisson(More)
Complex fractures of the distal radius are articular lesions and comminuted at the level of the epiphysis and metaphysis. Their treatment is difficult and in most cases surgical. Of all the different osteosynthesis methods available, internal fixation with plate and screws is the most commonly used. In particular, angular stability plates are superior in(More)
An extremely rare muscle disorder in the pectoral region is described. It involves a musculotendinous unit which originates from the pectoralis major and inserts onto the medial epicondyle of the humerus. The authors report a case of an 11-year-old boy, affected bilaterally, who underwent surgical treatment to lengthen the chondroepitrochlearis muscle.(More)
A critical review of the surgical treatment of 65 patients with infantile fibrous dysplasia demonstrated that "circumscribed" types of the disease generally do not require surgical treatment, while "extended" types, as well as Albright's syndrome, require early surgical treatment aimed at preventing development of skeletal deformities which are difficult to(More)
Identification of a population with homogeneous characteristics is the fundamental introduction to elaborate a rehabilitation plan after operation of total knee arthroplasty (TKA). The main objectives of our rehabilitative protocol are: improvement of the preoperative clinical state, prevention and management of the common postoperative problems and(More)
The aim of the present contribution is to explore the possible surgical solution of the problem of dislocation of the hip secondary to infantile septic arthritis, particularly in the form in which the femoral head is totally destroyed. The operation of trochanteroplasty is based on transposing the intact epiphysis of the great trochanter to act as a new(More)
Aim of this preliminary work is to study the effects of the vibration board on the strength of dorsal and plantar flexor muscles of the ankle through a randomized and controlled observation. Sixteen sedentary right-handed females, ranged from 20 to 30 years of age, were selected; they were not affected by previous ankle sprains and were divided into two(More)
The authors carried out a long-term review of 22 children and adolescents treated for traumatic dislocation and fracture dislocation of the hip with a view to ascertaining the factors responsible for unsatisfactory results. They considered the age of the patient, the severity of the trauma, the presence of associated fractures of the acetabular rim, the(More)
The operative lengthening of tibia and fibula. After a brief bibliographical survey of the principal method adopted in the operative lengthening of tibia and fibula, the Authors consider the risk and complications involved in this operation. They then examine the case histories of patients operated during the period 1969 1973 and discuss the data, the(More)