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Hypermobile Joints

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  • Condition: Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury (iSCI)
  • Journal: Spinal cord series and cases
  • Treatment Used: Implanted Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation System and Hinged Knee Replacement
  • Number of Patients: 1
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This case report describes a patient with partial paralysis from incomplete spinal cord injury (iSCI) who received an implanted neuromuscular electrical stimulation (NMES) system and underwent clinical bilateral hinged total knee arthroplasty (TKA).
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  • Condition: Pediatric Trigger Thumb with Metacarpophalangeal Joint Hyperextension or Instability
  • Journal: Medical science monitor : international medical journal of experimental and clinical research
  • Treatment Used: Cast and Brace after Surgery
  • Number of Patients: 18
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The study researched the outcomes of cast and brace after surgery for pediatric trigger thumb with metacarpophalangeal joint hyperextension or instability.
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  • Condition: Patellofemoral Dislocation
  • Journal: European journal of orthopaedic surgery & traumatology : orthopedie traumatologie
  • Treatment Used: Surgical Versus Conservative Treatment
  • Number of Patients: 654
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In this study, researchers compared the outcomes of surgical versus conservative treatment for the treatment of a person's first patellofemoral dislocation.
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  • Condition: Sternoclavicular Joint Instability
  • Journal: The American journal of sports medicine
  • Treatment Used: Hamstring Tendon Autograft Reconstruction
  • Number of Patients: 0
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This study assessed the outcomes after sternoclavicular (SC) joint reconstruction with hamstring tendon autograft.
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  • Condition: Rigid Proximal Thoracic Kyphoscoliosis with Broken Growing Rods in Patient with Desbuquois Dysplasia
  • Journal: Spine deformity
  • Treatment Used: Posterior Vertebral Column Resection (PVCR)
  • Number of Patients: 1
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This case report discusses an 8-year-old patient with broken growing rods with Desbuquois dysplasia treated with posterior vertebral column resection.
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  • Condition: Panlabral Tear of the Glenohumeral Joint
  • Journal: Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association
  • Treatment Used: Arthroscopic Stabilization Procedures
  • Number of Patients: 48
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This study evaluated preoperative diagnostic rates for panlabral tear using imaging studies or physical examinations and to evaluate clinical outcomes after arthroscopic stabilization procedures with 2 different patient surgical positions.
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  • Condition: Osteoarthritis
  • Journal: Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association
  • Treatment Used: Arthroscopic Excision Arthroplasty of the Sternoclavicular Joint (SCJ)
  • Number of Patients: 50
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This study evaluated the results of arthroscopic excision arthroplasty (surgery to rebuild the joint) of the sternoclavicular joint (joint that connects the sternum with the clavicles; SCJ) for osteoarthritis (disease of the joints).
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  • Condition: Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction (ACL-R)
  • Journal: BioMed research international
  • Treatment Used: Lower Extremity Neuromuscular Control Exercises
  • Number of Patients: 57
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This study determined the effects of lower extremity motor control exercises on knee proprioception, muscle strength, and functional level in patients with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction (ACL-R).
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  • Condition: Distal Tibiofibular Syndesmosis Injuries
  • Journal: Orthopaedic surgery
  • Treatment Used: Dynamic Fixation versus Static Fixation
  • Number of Patients: 0
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The aim of the study was to compare the effectiveness and safety of dynamic fixation (DF) (withholds movement) and static fixation (SF) (allows movement) in distal tibiofibular syndesmosis injuries (DTSI).
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  • Condition: Anterior Glenohumeral Instability
  • Journal: Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
  • Treatment Used: Open Latarjet Procedure
  • Number of Patients: 45
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In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of the open Latarjet procedure for the treatment of anterior glenohumeral instability in skeletally immature patients.
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  • Condition: Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) Tear
  • Journal: Knee surgery, sports traumatology, arthroscopy : official journal of the ESSKA
  • Treatment Used: Gracilis Tendon Graft
  • Number of Patients: 12
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using a gracilis tendon graft to treat patients with ACL tears.
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  • Condition: Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability
  • Journal: Knee surgery, sports traumatology, arthroscopy : official journal of the ESSKA
  • Treatment Used: Endoscopic Anatomic Ligament Reconstruction
  • Number of Patients: 0
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This study tested the safety and efficacy of using endoscopic anatomic ligament reconstruction to treat patients with chronic lateral ankle instability.