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A randomized trial of arthroscopic surgery for osteoarthritis of the knee.
BACKGROUND The efficacy of arthroscopic surgery for the treatment of osteoarthritis of the knee is unknown. METHODS We conducted a single-center, randomized, controlled trial of arthroscopicExpand
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A prospective, randomized evaluation of acellular human dermal matrix augmentation for arthroscopic rotator cuff repair.
PURPOSE To prospectively evaluate the safety and effectiveness of arthroscopic acellular human dermal matrix augmentation of large rotator cuff tear repairs. METHODS A prospective, institutionalExpand
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Quality-of-life outcome following hemiarthroplasty or total shoulder arthroplasty in patients with osteoarthritis. A prospective, randomized trial.
BACKGROUND Both total shoulder arthroplasty and hemiarthroplasty have been used commonly to treat severe osteoarthritis of the shoulder; however, their effect on disease-specific quality-of-lifeExpand
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Medial opening wedge high tibial osteotomy: a prospective cohort study of gait, radiographic, and patient-reported outcomes.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effect of medial opening wedge high tibial osteotomy on gait, radiographic, and patient-reported outcomes over a 2-year postoperative period in patients with varus alignmentExpand
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A comparison of pain, strength, range of motion, and functional outcomes after hemiarthroplasty and total shoulder arthroplasty in patients with osteoarthritis of the shoulder. A systematic review
BACKGROUND A systematic review of the literature was performed to estimate the impact of hemiarthroplasty compared with total shoulder arthroplasty on function and range of motion in patientsExpand
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Adverse Event Rates and Classifications in Medial Opening Wedge High Tibial Osteotomy
Background: Previously reported complications in medial opening wedge (MOW) high tibial osteotomy (HTO) vary considerably in both rate and severity. Purpose: (1) To determine the rates of adverseExpand
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Effect of Training on Postural Control in Figure Skaters: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Neuromuscular Versus Basic Off-Ice Training Programs
Objectives:To compare the effect of a neuromuscular training program and a basic exercise program on postural control in figure skaters. Design:Two groups; parallel design; prospective, randomizedExpand
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Short-term safety and efficacy of a novel high tibial osteotomy system: a case controlled study
PurposeTo evaluate the safety and efficacy of the novel iBalance Medial Opening Wedge High Tibial Osteotomy (HTO) system in executing lower limb realignment in patients with symptomatic varusExpand
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Radiographic landmarks for surgical reconstruction of the anterolateral ligament of the knee
PurposeTo determine the radiographic landmarks of the anterolateral ligament (ALL) on the femur and tibia to assist in intraoperative graft placement during ALL reconstruction.MethodsThe footprintsExpand
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A Prospective, Double-Blind, Randomized Clinical Trial Comparing Subacromial Injection of Betamethasone and Xylocaine to Xylocaine alone in Chronic Rotator Cuff Tendinosis
Background Rotator cuff tendinosis is a common problem with significant health and economic effects. Nonoperative management includes the widespread use of subacromial steroid injections despite theExpand
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