Renaud Grenier

Learn More
High tibial osteotomy (HTO) has been used for many years to correct angular deformity about the knee, however, it’s use in the treatment of knee arthritis was not described in the English language literature until 1958 (Jackson 1958). This report presented at the Sheffield Regional Orthopaedic Club detailed Jackson’s experience of fourteen osteotomies ‘to(More)
A double-blind controlled study was performed to assess the efficacy and safety of patient-controlled analgesia in burn patients. This method was compared with conventional analgesic therapy consisting of intermittent intravenous morphine injections. Twenty-four adult patients hospitalised for burn injuries participated in the study. The McGill Pain(More)
We hypothesized that a relationship existed between the mechanical properties and the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) parameters of muscles, as already demonstrated in cartilaginous tissues. The aim was to develop an indirect evaluation tool of the mechanical properties of degenerated muscles. Leg and arm muscles of adult rabbits were dissected, and tested(More)
This study was designed to test the outcomes of a preoperative teaching program for cholecystectomy patients and to determine the appropriate time to offer the program. The hypotheses were: (a) Patients in a preadmission program will recover better than those in a program given the eve of surgery, and (b) patients in the control group will have a poorer(More)