1. Decoding Mesenchymal Stem Cell in Osteoarthritis of Knee Joint: A Review Article

Ashok Kumar; Anikait Ghosh Kadamb; Krish Ghosh Kadamb

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  Osteoarthritis is the most common chronic degenerative disorder causing painful, deformed, stiff joint leading to progressive deterioration of quality of life. Mesenchymal Stem Cell (MSC) therapy in osteoarthritis has generated great interest and is offered with the unlimited potential of healing and ...  Read More

2. What does the "Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews" tell us about the surgical treatment of knee osteoarthritis?

E. Carlos RODRIGUEZ-MERCHAN

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  Introduction: The Cochrane Library makes the outcomes of well-conducted controlled trials quickly accessible and is an essential resource for evidence-based medicine. Purpose: The purpose of this article is to review the data on the surgical treatment of knee osteoarthritis currently provided by the ...  Read More

3. Variation in Offer of Surgery for Trapeziometacarpal Arthrosis

Stéphanie Becker; Wendy E. Bruinsma; Thierry G Guitton; Chantal M.A.M. van der Horst; Simon Strackee; David Ring

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2020

Abstract
  Object: Treatment recommendations for trapeziometacarpal (TMC) arthrosis are highly variable from surgeon to surgeon. This study addressed the influence of viewing radiographs on a decision to offer surgery for TMC arthrosis. Methods: In an online survey, 92 hand surgeons viewed clinical scenarios and ...  Read More

4. The current place of patellofemoral arthroplasty in the treatment of isolated patellofemoral osteoarthritis

E. Carlos RODRIGUEZ-MERCHAN

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 November 2019

Abstract
  Patellofemoral (PF) osteoarthritis (OA) is a relatively prevalent disease, afflicting up to 24% of women and 11% of men over the age of 55 years who have symptomatic knee OA.The aims of this narrative overview is to help to determine the place of patellofemoral arthroplasty (PFA) in the management of ...  Read More

Hand
5. 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

Abstract
  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

Biomechanics
6. 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

Abstract
  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

Knee
7. Effectiveness of Platelet-Rich Plasma Based on Gene Expression in Knee Osteoarthritis

Mohammad Mousaei Ghasroldasht; Amir Moayednia; Mostafa Shahrezaee

Volume 7, Issue 5 , September 2019, , Pages 435-440

Abstract
  Background: Intra-articular injection of Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is an effective method for the treatment of patientswith knee osteoarthritis (OA). This study aimed to assess the effects of PRP injection on OA, based on gene expressionanalysis.Methods: A sample of 30 subjects with knee OA was asked ...  Read More

Knee
8. Patient Satisfaction Following Total Knee Arthroplasty: Comparison of Short-Term Results in Rheumatoid Arthritis and Osteoarthritis

Mohammadreza Minator Sajjadi; Sohrab Keyhani; Seyyed Morteza Kazemi; Behzad Hanafizadeh; Adel Ebrahimpour; Mohammad Banasiri

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January and February 2019, , Pages 61-66

Abstract
  Background: Due to the obvious differences in the natural course of rheumatoid arthritis (RA) and osteoarthritis (OA),different functional outcomes might be expected after Total Knee Arthroplasty (TKA) in these distinct patients. Althoughseveral studies have reported the objective outcome of TKA in RA ...  Read More

Trauma
9. Functional Outcome and Incidence of Osteoarthritis in Operated Tibial Plateau Fractures

Saranjeet Singh Jagdev; Subodh Pathak; Himanshu Kanani; Abhijeet Salunke

Volume 6, Issue 6 , November 2018, , Pages 508-516

Abstract
  Background: In the challenging tibial condyle fractures despite anatomical joint reconstruction, development ofosteoarthritis may still occur secondary to the initial articular cartilage and meniscal injury. The aim of the study wasto know incidence of osteoarthritis in our operated cases of tibial plateau ...  Read More

Knee
10. Combination of bone marrow derived cells transplantation and high tibial osteotomy in early osteoarthritis of knee: A preliminary study

Marco Cavallo; Sayyed-Hadi Sayyed-Hosseinian; Alessandro Parma; Roberto Buda; Massimiliano Mosca; Sandro Giannini

Volume 6, Issue 2 , March 2018, , Pages 112-118

Abstract
  Purpose: high tibial osteotomy (HTO) is a recommended treatment for medial compartment knee osteoarthritis. Newer cartilage regenerative procedures may add benefits to the result of HTO. In this prospective study we investigate safety and also results of HTO associated with bone marrow derived cells ...  Read More

Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
11. Comparison of Clinical Results between Patellar Resurfacing and Non-resurfacing in Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Short Term Evaluation

Mohammad H. Kaseb; Mohammad N. Tahmasebi; S. M. Javad Mortazavi; Mohammad R. Sobhan; Mohammad H. Nabian

Volume 6, Issue 2 , March 2018, , Pages 124-129

Abstract
  Background: There is no difference in the functional outcomes 6 months after total knee arthroplasty (TKA) for kneeosteoarthritis between patellar resurfacing and non-resurfacing. Thus, we have performed this study to compare theshort-term clinical outcomes of TKA performed with and without the patella ...  Read More

Elbow
12. Evaluation of Radiocapitellar Arthritis in Patients with a Second Radiograph at Least 2 Years after Nonoperative Treatment of an Isolated Radial Head Fracture

Amir R. Kachooei; David Ring

Volume 5, Issue 6 , November 2017, , Pages 375-379

Abstract
  Background: To study if patients that have a second radiograph 2 or more years after nonoperative treatment of an isolated radial head fracture have radiocapitellar osteoarthritis (RC OA). Methods: We used the database of 3 academic hospitals in one health system from 1988 to 2013 to find patients with ...  Read More

Knee
13. Association of ESRα Gene Pvu II T>C, XbaI A>G and BtgI G>A Polymorphisms with Knee Osteoarthritis Susceptibility: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Based on 22 Case-Control Studies

Masoud Mehdinejad Yazdi; Mohamad H. Jamalaldini; Mohammad R. Sobhan; Mohammadali Jafari; Mahta Mazaheri; Masoud Zare-Shehneh; Hossein Neamatzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 6 , November 2017, , Pages 351-362

Abstract
  Background: Many studies have reported the association of estrogen receptor α gene (ESRα) ESRα PvuII T>C, XbaI A>G and BtgI G>A polymorphisms with Knee osteoarthritis (KOA) risk, but the results remained controversial. In order to drive a more precise estimation, the present ...  Read More

Ankle
14. Joint Distraction in Advanced Osteoarthritis of the Ankle

E. Carlos RODRIGUEZ-MERCHAN

Volume 5, Issue 4 , July 2017, , Pages 208-212

Abstract
  replacement (TAR) in patients with advanced ankle osteoarthritis (OA). AJD could a tenable option to ankle fusion orTAR.Methods: A review has been performed on the role of AJD in advanced OA of the ankle. The exploration machinewas MedLine. The keywords utilized were: joint distraction ankle. Three hundred ...  Read More

Knee
15. Comparison of Double and Single Leg Weight-Bearing Radiography in Determining Knee Alignment

Omid Yazdanpanah; Mahmoud Karimi Mobarakeh; Masoud Nakhaei; Mohammad R. Baneshi

Volume 5, Issue 3 , May 2017, , Pages 174-180

Abstract
    Background: Knee malalignment is an important modifiable cause of osteoarthritis (OA). Surgical therapeutic procedures depend on proper knee alignment assessment. The purpose of this study was to compare knee alignment parameters between double and single leg weight-bearing radiographs and to ...  Read More

16. Soluble Mediators in Posttraumatic Wrist and Primary Knee Osteoarthritis

Teun Teunis; Michiel Beekhuizen; Gerjo V.M. Van Osch; Arnold H. Schuurman; Laura B. Creemers; L. Paul van Minnen

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2014, , Pages 146-150

Abstract
  Background:  New discoveries about the pathophysiology changed the concept that all forms of osteoarthritis are alike; this lead to the delineation of different phenotypes such as age, trauma or obese related forms. We aim to compare soluble mediator profiles in primary knee and posttraumatic ...  Read More

17. Intraarticular Injections of Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP)in the Management of Knee Osteoarthritis

E. Carlos Rodriguez-Merchan

Volume 1, Issue 1 , September 2013, , Pages 5-8

Abstract
    The clinical use of PRP therapy in the practical setting of orthopaedic fields is increasing partly because of the accessibility of devices that are used in outpatient preparation and delivery. Another reason is the strong advertisement of PRP procedures as the ultimate treatment and novel technology ...  Read More