Yigal Mirovski

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BACKGROUND Musculoskeletal ultrasonography (U.S.) is an important imaging technique in the diagnosis of olecranon bursitis, especially for early manifestation. It allows sensitive detection of small fluid collections as well as for differentiation between soft tissue and bone lesions. U.S. examination allows detection of effusions, synovial proliferation,(More)
STUDY DESIGN The shape and orientation of the thoracic and lumbar zygapophyseal facets at the T1-L5 level in children were measured and analyzed. OBJECTIVE To detect the pattern of zygapophyseal facet asymmetry in the thoracic and lumbar spines in children. SUMMARY OF BACKGROUND DATA Whereas many studies have defined the pattern of zygapophyseal facet(More)
A group of children with Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) who underwent femoral osteotomy were analyzed to define further those most likely to respond favorably to this procedure. Treatment was directed to removal of the protruded, flattened, and damaged osteochondral head segment--as delineated by arthrography--from the damaging influence of the lateral(More)
Vertebral fracture due to a metabolic bone disease or a neoplastic disease is a common and debilitating condition occurring mostly due to osteoporosis or metastatic bone disease. Some of the patients suffering from such fractures continue to complain of back pain and deformity despite optimal medical therapy. Vertebroplasty, i.e. transcutaneous injection of(More)
Complementary medicine advocates the use of a multifactorial approach to address the varied aspects of hypertension. The aim of this study was to compare the blood pressure (BP) effect and medication use of a novel Comprehensive Approach to Lowering Measured Blood Pressure (CALM-BP), based on complementary medicine principles, with the standard recommended(More)
Osteoid osteomas located in the cervical spine are a rare cause of cervical and shoulder pain. However, successful diagnosis of these tumors has become more frequent in the recent years. This is due to more available diagnostic modalities as well as to physician awareness of the possibility that such lesions can cause cervical pain syndrome. Resection of(More)
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