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Outcome of Resection of a Symptomatic Os Trigonum
Background: While an os trigonum at the posterolateral aspect of the talus is usually asymptomatic, this inconsistently present accessory bone has been associated with persistent posterior ankleExpand
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Dynamic force distribution during level walking under the feet of patients with chronic ankle instability
Objectives: To examine changes in the pattern of force transfer between the foot and the floor associated with chronically sprained ankles by measuring the peak forces and their timing under severalExpand
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The frequency and timing of respiratory depression in 1524 postoperative patients treated with systemic or neuraxial morphine.
STUDY OBJECTIVE To describe the frequency and timing of intravenous patient-controlled analgesia (IV-PCA) or neuraxial morphine-induced postoperative respiratory depression. DESIGN Audit of dataExpand
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Operative Treatment for Hip Fractures in Patients 100 Years of Age and Older: Is It Justified?
Objectives: To evaluate a unique group of elderly patients over 100 years of age who had hip fractures. Design: Retrospective database analysis. Settings: Academic teaching hospital. Patients: AllExpand
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Pulsed radiofrequency in the treatment of patients with chronic neuropathic spinal pain.
In recent years there has been debate among spinal surgeons, neurosurgeons and pain physicians regarding the efficacy of radiofrequency (RF) ablation when treating patients with a neuropathic painExpand
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Rehabilitation Process and Functional Results of Patients with Amputated Fingers
&NA; Digit amputation is a physical and psychological trauma that can influence the daily living of a person. The rehabilitation of patients with digit amputation is a complex process and should takeExpand
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The use of surgery and yttrium 90 in the management of extensive and diffuse pigmented villonodular synovitis of large joints.
OBJECTIVE The surgical treatment of extensive diffuse pigmented villonodular synovitis (PVNS) of large joints alone is unsatisfactory, with high rates of local recurrence. Post-synovectomy adjuvantExpand
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Functional Outcome of Arthrodesis of the First Metatarsophalangeal Joint Using Parallel Screw Fixation
Background: Arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint is a reliable procedure for a painful hallux. Most studies focus on the surgical results rather than the functional outcome forExpand
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Surgery for Hallux Valgus with Proximal Crescentic Osteotomy Causes Variable Postoperative Pressure Patterns
We prospectively evaluated the results of plantar pressure measurement in 32 patients (43 feet) who had a proximal crescentic osteotomy of the first metatarsal with a modified McBride procedure. TheExpand
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Gender differences influence the outcome of geriatric rehabilitation following hip fracture.
Hip fracture represents the most dramatic expression of the disease, in terms of morbidity, medical cost and mortality. The incidence of hip fracture increases substantially with age. The purpose ofExpand
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