1. Chronic Low Back Pain due to Retroperitoneal Cystic Lymphangioma

Asieh Sadat Fattahi; Godratollah Maddah; Mohammad Motamedolshariati; Taghi Ghiasi–Moghadam

Volume 2, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 72-74

Abstract
    Abdominal cystic lymphangioma is a rare benign neoplasm. Less than 1% of lymphangiomas is in the retroperitoneum. Lymphangioma is mostly asymptomatic. Chronic symptoms were reported in retroperitoneal type more than others. Acute symptoms due to complications like infection, cyst rupture or hemorrhage ...  Read More

2. Analgesic Effect of Gabapentin on Post-Operative Pain After Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Mario I. Ortiz; Luis C. Romero-Quezada

Volume 2, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 82-83

Abstract
  To the Editor Mardani-Kivi et al presented results about a triple blinded randomized controlled trial with gabapentin in patients that underwent anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction (1). In their manuscript, the introduction section is very illustrative about the subject. With respect to methodology, ...  Read More

3. Early Clinical Results of Arthroscopic Remplissages in Patients with Anterior Shoulder Instability with Engaging Hill-Sachs Lesion in Iran

Hamid Reza Aslani; Zohreh Zafarani; Adel Ebrahimpour; Shahin Salehi; Ali Moradi; Soheil Sabzevari

Volume 2, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 43-46

Abstract
  Background:   To assess the outcome of the remplissage arthroscopic surgical method in patients with anterior shoulder dislocation associated with Hill-Sachs lesion.     Methods:   Ten patients with anterior shoulder dislocations and Hill-Sachs lesions were entered into this study ...  Read More

4. The Western Ontario and McMaster Universities Osteoarthritis Index (WOMAC) in Persian Speaking Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis

Mohammad H Ebrahimzadeh; Hadi Makhmalbaf; Ali Birjandinejad; Farideh Golhasani keshtan; Hosein Asghar Hoseini; Seyed Mahdi Mazloumi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 57-62

Abstract
    Background: Osteoarthritis of the knee is the most common chronic joint disease that involves middle aged and elderly persons. There are different clinical instruments to quantify the health status of patients with knee osteoarthritis and one example is the WOMAC score that has been translated ...  Read More

5. Trans-Scaphoid Perilunate Fracture-Dislocation and Isolated Perilunate Dislocations; Surgical Versus Non Surgical Treatment

Farshid Bagheri; Mohhamad H Taraz Jamshidi; Ali Birjandinejad; Seyyed Reza Sharifi Daloei; Masoud Mirkazemi; Meysam Fathi Choghadeh; Maryam Asadian; Hasan Rahimi Shorin

Volume 1, Issue 2 , December 2013, , Pages 74-77

Abstract
    Background: Trans-scaphoid perilunate fracture-dislocation and perilunate dislocations are among uncommon injuries, most commonly seen in young patients due to high energy trauma. The treatment can be achieved either surgically by open reduc tion and internal fixation or closed reduction and casting. ...  Read More

6. Injuries Associated with Femoral Shaft Fractures with Special Emphasis on Occult Injuries

E Carlos Rodriguez-Merchan; Luis Moraleda; Primitivo Gomez-Cardero

Volume 1, Issue 2 , December 2013, , Pages 59-63

Abstract
    Background: Fractures of the femoral shaft are mostly the result of high-energy accidents that also cause multiple trauma injuries, in particular ipsilateral knee and hip injuries. The purpose of this study was to investigate the incidence of injuries associated with femoral shaft fractures and ...  Read More

7. Comparison of Intertrochanteric Fracture Fixation with Dynamic Hip Screw and Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty Techniques

Mohammad Emami; Ali Reza Manafi; Behroz Hashemi; Ali Nemati; Saeed Safari

Volume 1, Issue 1 , September 2013, , Pages 14-17

Abstract
  Background: At present, there is no consensus on an appropriate treatment modality for intertrochanteric fractures in the elderly with background diseases. The aim of the present study was to compare treatment outcomes of intertrochanteric fractures reduced with dynamic hip screws (DHS) and bipolar hemiarthroplasty ...  Read More

8. Is Gabapentin Effective on Pain Management after Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruc tion? A Triple Blinded Randomized Controlled Trial

Mohsen Mrdani Kivi; Mohammad Karimi Mobarakeh; Sohrab Keyhani; Keyvan Hashemi Motlagh; Khashayar sahab Ekhtiari

Volume 1, Issue 1 , September 2013, , Pages 18-22

Abstract
  Background: Acute pain is common after arthroscopic surgeries and it is one of the most important causes of patient dissatisfaction, admission time and increased morbidity . Gabapentin with anti-hyperalgesic effects can play a critical role in pre-emptive analgesia methods. The aim of this study was ...  Read More