1. The Effect of Suspension and Conventional Core Stability Exercises on Characteristics of Intervertebral Disc and Chronic Pain in Office Staff Due to Lumbar Herniated Disc

Reza khanzadeh; Reza Mahdavinejad; Ali Borhani

Volume 8, Issue 3 , May 2020, , Pages 445-453

  Background: The purpose of this study was to identify the effects of eight weeks of conventional and suspension corestability exercises by use of the designed device on characteristic of intervertebral discs in low back pain.Methods: A total of 27 men with chronic low back (CLB) pain due to lumbar disc ...  Read More

2. The Effect of Ozone (O3) versus Hyaluronic Acid on Pain and Function in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Javad Javadi Hedayatabad; Amir R. Kachooei; Negar Taher Chaharjouy; Niloufar Vaziri; Hasan Mehrad-Majd; Maryam Emadzadeh; Mansour Abolghasemian; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 8, Issue 3 , May 2020, , Pages 343-354

  Background: Of the pharmacological modalities for knee osteoarthritis (OA), intra-articular injections including ozone(O3) and hyaluronic acid (HA) are commonly used for reducing pain and improving function. In this systematic reviewand meta-analysis, we aimed to compare the effect of O3 versus HA in ...  Read More

3. Midterm Results of Arthroscopic Treatment for Recalcitrant Lateral Epicondylitis of the Elbow

Hossein Saremi; Mohammad A. Seydan; Mohamad A. Seifrabiei

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, , Pages 184-189

  Background: An effective treatment for the elbow recalcitrant lateral epicondylitis is arthroscopic surgery. This studyevaluated the midterm results of treating recalcitrant lateral epicondylitis with arthroscopic surgery.Methods: A total of 40 subjects with recalcitrant lateral epicondylitis prepared ...  Read More

4. Effect of Kinesio Taping on Pain, Range of Motion, Hand Strength, and Functional Abilities in Patients with Hand Osteoarthritis: A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial

Majid Farhadian; Zahra Morovati; Alireza Shamsoddini

Volume 7, Issue 6 , November 2019, , Pages 551-560

  Background: Osteoarthritis is one of the most prevalent joint diseases in older adults. Since hands play a key role indaily activities, their impairment causes disability and reduction of independency. The present study aimed to investigatethe effect of using Kinesio tape on pain, range of motion (ROM), ...  Read More

5. A Critical Review of Proximal Fibular Osteotomy for Knee Osteoarthritis

Abhishek Vaish; Yogesh Kumar Kathiriya; Raju Vaishya

Volume 7, Issue 5 , September 2019, , Pages 453-462

  The surgical management of Knee Osteoarthritis (KOA), so far, mainly revolved around arthroscopic procedures,arthroplasty (total: TKA and unicompartmental: UKA) or high tibial osteotomy (HTO). Recently, another minimallyinvasive surgical treatment of proximal fibular osteotomy (PFO) has been proposed ...  Read More

6. Factors Associated with Pain, Disability and Quality of Life in Patients Suffering from Frozen Shoulder

Farshid Bagheri; Mohammad Hosein Ebrahimzadeh; Ali Moradi; Hamid Farahpour Bidgoli

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 243-247

   Background: Frozen shoulder is resulting in limb disability and reduction of quality of life but the factors associated with patients’ disability and quality of life is not clear. To assess pain, disability, the quality of life and factors associated with them in patients suffering from frozen ...  Read More

7. Discrete Pathophysiology is Uncommon in Patients with Nonspecific Arm Pain

Joost Kortlever; Stein Janssen; Jeroen Molleman; Michiel Hageman; David Ring

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 213-219

    Background: Nonspecific symptoms are common in all areas of medicine. Patients and caregivers can be frustrated when an illness cannot be reduced to a discrete pathophysiological process that corresponds with the symptoms. We therefore asked the following questions: 1) Which demographic factors ...  Read More

8. Platelet-Rich Plasma for Frozen Shoulder: A Case Report

Hamidreza Aslani; Seyed Taghi Nourbakhsh; Zohreh Zafarani; Monireh Ahmadi-Bani; Mohammad Ebrahim Shahsavand Ananloo; Maani Beigy; Shahin Salehi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 90-93

    Frozen shoulder is a glenohumeral joint disorder that perturbs movement because of adhesion and the existence of fibrosis in the shoulder capsule. Platelet-rich plasma can produce collagen and growth factors, which increases stem cells and consequently enhances the healing. To date, there is no ...  Read More

9. The Effect of the Silicone Ring Tourniquet and Standard Pneumatic Tourniquet on the Motor Nerve Conduction, Pain and Grip Strength in Healthy Volunteers

Georgios Drosos; Georgios Kiziridis; Cristina Aggelopoulou; Dimitrios Galiatsatos; George Anastassopoulos; Athanasios Ververidis; Konstantinos Kazakos

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 16-22

    Background: The pneumatic tourniquet (PT) is routinely used in upper and lower limb operations by most orthopaedic surgeons. The silicone ring tourniquet (SRT) was introduced in clinical practice the last decade. Clinical as well comparative studies in volunteers concerning its safety and efficacy ...  Read More

10. Failure of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Gonzalo Samitier; Alejandro Marcano; Eduard Alentorn-Geli; Ramon Cugat; Kevin Farmer; Micheal Moser

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 220-240

    The present review classifies and describes the multifactorial causes of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) surgery failure, concentrating on preventing and resolving such situations. The article particularly focuses on those causes that require ACL revision due to recurrent instability, without ...  Read More