Latest Advances

  • Condition: Recalcitrant Humeral Shaft Nonunion
  • Journal: BMC musculoskeletal disorders
  • Treatment Used: Double Plating with Autogenous Bone Grafting
  • Number of Patients: 15
  • Published —
In this study, researchers evaluated the outcomes of double plating with autogenous bone grafting for the treatment of recalcitrant humeral shaft nonunion.
  • Condition: Severe Ulnar Neuropathy
  • Journal: Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Treatment Used: Reverse End-to-Side Anterior Interosseous Nerve-to-Ulnar Motor Transfer
  • Number of Patients: 30
  • Published —
This study reported on patients with severe neuropathy treated with ulnar nerve transposition and distal reverse end-to-side anterior interosseous nerve transfer.
  • Condition: Mild Ulnar Neuropathy at Elbow
  • Journal: Muscle & nerve
  • Treatment Used: In Situ Decompression vs. Conservative Treatment
  • Number of Patients: 117
  • Published —
This study compared surgery versus conservative treatment for patients with mild ulnar neuropathy of the elbow.
  • Condition: Ulnar Neuropathy at the Elbow (UNE)
  • Journal: Archives of physical medicine and rehabilitation
  • Treatment Used: Perineural Dextrose and Corticosteroid Injections
  • Number of Patients: 36
  • Published —
This study assessed the effects of perineural corticosteroid and 5% dextrose water (D5W) injections in patients with mild to moderate ulnar neuropathy at the elbow (UNE).
  • Condition: Peripheral Nerve Injuries
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: 3D-Printing Individualized Orthosis
  • Number of Patients: 3
  • Published —
This case report describes the use of 3D-printed orthoses in patients with peripheral nerve injuries.
  • Condition: Complex Elbow Trauma Requiring Radial Head Replacement
  • Journal: Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
  • Treatment Used: Radial Head Arthroplasty (RHA)
  • Number of Patients: 62
  • Published —
This study investigated neurologic complications after radial head arthroplasty (replacement; RHA) for the treatment of complex elbow fractures.
  • Condition: Humeral Intercondylar Fractures
  • Journal: Zhonghua yi xue za zhi
  • Treatment Used: Open Reduction and Internal Fixation
  • Number of Patients: 168
  • Published —
The study researched the outcomes of an open reduction and internal fixation for patients with humeral intercondylar fractures.
  • Condition: Simultaneous Bilateral Ulnar Neuropathy Caused by Neuroleptic Treatment-Induced Tardive Dyskinesia
  • Journal: Medicine
  • Treatment Used: Adjusting Antipsychotic Drug and Anterior Transposition of Ulnar Nerve
  • Number of Patients: 1
  • Published —
This case report describes a 54-year-old Asian male with paranoid schizophrenia who developed simultaneous bilateral ulnar neuropathy caused by neuroleptic treatment-induced tardive dyskinesia (involuntary movements) treated with antipsychotic drug adjustment and anterior transposition of ulnar nerve.
  • Condition: Post-Traumatic Cubitus Varus in Children
  • Journal: Acta orthopaedica Belgica
  • Treatment Used: Patient Specific Instrumentation (PSI) for Corrective Osteotomy
  • Number of Patients: 5
  • Published —
This article discusses patient specific instrumentation (PSI) for corrective osteotomy in case of post-traumatic cubitus varus (deformed limb) in children.
  • Condition: Late-presenting nonunion of lateral condyle fractures of the humerus in adults
  • Journal: Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
  • Treatment Used: Corrective osteotomy and in situ fusion
  • Number of Patients: 19
  • Published —
The study researched the safety and effectiveness of corrective osteotomy and in situ fusion in patients with late-presenting nonunion of lateral condyle fractures of the humerus in adults.
  • Condition: Median and Ulnar Nerve Injuries
  • Journal: Clinical rehabilitation
  • Treatment Used: Occupation-Based Intervention vs. Rote Exercise in Modified Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy
  • Number of Patients: 36
  • Published —
This study investigated the effect of practice type during modified constraint-induced movement therapy on hand function in patients with chronic median and ulnar nerve injuries.
Showing 1-12 of 12