Stefan Weindel

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BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to examine the influence of age, body mass index (BMI) and leg dominance on the PRT, balance control and foot position sense. MATERIALS AND METHODS The proprioception of the ankle was investigated in 210 participants. All participants completed a questionnaire. The PRT was measured on a tilting platform. The position(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to compare the postural control and functional ankle stability between professional and amateur dancers as well as controls. METHODS Thirty professional dancers were compared to thirty amateur dancers and thirty controls. All participants (n=90) completed a questionnaire. Range of motion (ROM), ankle position sense and(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to examine the influence of extensive work-related use of the feet on functional ankle stability among musicians. METHODS Thirty professional organists were compared to professional pianists and controls. All participants completed a questionnaire. Range of motion (ROM), peroneal reaction time, and positional sense(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to evaluate the correlation between clinical, radiological and histopathological signs of scaphoid non-unions (SNU) with regard to the age of the fracture, primarily because this is relevant for therapy and compensation claims. MATERIALS AND METHODS Thirty-eight patients with SNU underwent clinical and radiological(More)
AIM To analyse bone remodeling in regard to the age of scaphoid non-unions (SNU) with immunohistochemistry. METHODS Thirty-six patients with symptomatic SNU underwent surgery with resection of the pseudarthrosis. The resected material was evaluated histologically after staining with hematoxylin-eosin (HE), tartrate resistant acid phosphatase (TRAP), CD(More)
OBJECTIVE Cutaneous afferent nerves contribute to joint proprioception. The aim of this study was to retrospectively analyze the proprioceptive influence of the cutaneous afferents to the ankle in patients after sural nerve harvesting in comparison to controls. METHODS The proprioception of the ankle in 24 patients after sural nerve harvesting was(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to compare the functional ankle stability between professional and amateur soccer players as well as controls. MATERIALS AND METHODS Thirty professional soccer players, 30 amateur soccer players and 30 controls were evaluated. All participants completed a questionnaire. Range of motion (ROM), peroneal reaction time(More)
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