Vladimir P Stavrev

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UNLABELLED The AIM of this study was to analyse the results of the surgery and compare the outcomes of unicondylar knee arthroplasty and high tibial osteotomy performed in isolated gonarthrosis. PATIENTS AND METHODS Between 2007 and 2011, 65 patients were implanted a partial knee endo-prosthesis in the Clinic of Orthopedics and Traumatology. Men were 23(More)
AIM The objective of the present study was to present the principles of a program used jointly by the Clinic of Orthopaedics and Traumatology and the Clinic of Physical Medicine and Early Rehabilitation at St. George University Hospital, Plovdiv for rehabilitation of patients with total hip replacement surgery. MATERIALS AND METHODS We reviewed 486 cases(More)
INTRODUCTION Echinococcosis is a frequent helminthiasis in Bulgaria. Hydatid cysts commonly affect the liver and the lung. Echinococcosis rarely involves bones (0.5 to 2.5%) and vertebral column is affected in 50% of the cases. PATIENTS AND METHODS We report a case of a 67-year-old female with echinococcosis of the pelvic bone clinically manifested by(More)
Eye injuries caused by air-gun pellets are some of the most severe ocular injuries and can lead to loss of vision. We present the case of a 16-year-old boy with a retained intraocular air-gun pellet who underwent hybrid 20/23-gauge phacovitrectomy with foreign body removal and silicone oil tamponade. The patient’s visual acuity before surgery was perception(More)
The gunshot wounds have various specific characteristics which makes them different from the other types of wounds. The projectile causes an anatomic defect presenting with necrotic tissues and intensive bacterial contamination. These wounds have complicated evolution and affect the general condition of the whole organism. The authors report on the results(More)
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