1. The incidence, zone, and type of the meniscus tear in patients with anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury; Does delayed ACL reconstruction affects the meniscal injury?

Sohrab Keyhani; Mohamad Sajad Mirhoseini; Ali Akbar Esmailiejah; Seyyed-Mohsen Hosseininejad; Naser Ghanbari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 November 2019

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2019.39084.2076

Abstract
  Introduction: Meniscus tear is a common finding in patients with anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury and may affect the natural history of the injury and the outcomes of treatment. In the current study, the characteristics of meniscus tears in patients underwent arthroscopic ACL reconstruction were ...  Read More

Knee
2. Relationship between Femoral Intercondylar Notch Narrowing in Radiography and Anatomical and Histopathologic Integrity of Anterior Cruciate Ligament in Patients Undergoing Total Knee Replacement Surgery

Hosseinali Hadi; Ali Rahbari; Mahmood Jabalameli; Abolfazl BagheriFard; Ahmadreza Behrouzi; Fatemeh Safi; Zahra Rezaei; Gholamreza Azarnia Samarin; Amir Azimi

Volume 7, Issue 6 , November 2019, , Pages 523-530

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2018.33702.1881

Abstract
  Background: The presence of cruciate ligaments is very important for normal knee kinematics. Knee arthroplastyprostheses, in which these ligaments are maintained, have better kinematics. The aim of the present study was toinvestigate the association between femoral intercondylar notch (FIN) narrowing ...  Read More

General Orthopedics
3. Effectiveness of Methylene Blue in the Prevention of Stifle Joint Arthrofibrosis in Rabbit Models

Hamid Namazi; Mohammad J. Emami; Fatemeh Dehghani Nazhvani; Ali Dehghani Nazhvani; Zeinab Kargarshouroki

Volume 7, Issue 3 , May 2019, , Pages 269-277

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2018.25535.1676

Abstract
  Background: One of the major challenges in orthopedic surgery is the prevention of arthrofibrosis, which can besuccessfully alleviated in its early stages. Many studies suggest the administration of methylene blue (MB) as anaccessible and effective agent for the prevention of post-operation adhesions. ...  Read More

Knee
4. Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction with Hamstring Tendons Has no Deleterious Effect on Hip Extension Strength

Hosseinali Hadi; Abolfazl Bagherifar; Fereshte Tayebi; Majid Ansari; Ali Shahsavaripour; Iman Qomashi; Mahmoud Jabalameli

Volume 7, Issue 3 , May 2019, , Pages 278-283

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2018.31297.1815

Abstract
  Background: Hamstring tendons are secondary hip extensors. Their harvest for graft in anterior cruciate ligament(ACL) reconstruction may create deleterious effect on hip extension strength. This is of particular importance in sportsthat need powerful hip extension force like climbing and sprinting. Due ...  Read More

Knee
5. Comparison of Clinical Outcomes between Different Femoral Tunnel Positions after Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Surgery

Seyed M. Kazemi; Mohammad R. Abbasian; Ali A. Esmailijah; Ali Zafari; Zahra Salehi Shahrbabaki; Amir H. Keshavarz; Nina Esmaeilijah; Farshad Safdari

Volume 5, Issue 6 , November 2017, , Pages 419-425

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2017.17676.1454

Abstract
  Background: It has been shown that the proper placement of ACL graft during the ACL reconstruction surgery significantly improves the clinical outcomes. This study investigated whether a change in the femoral tunnel position in both axial and coronal planes can significantly alter the postoperative functional ...  Read More

Sport Medicine
6. Restoring Nature Through Individualized Anatomic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Surgery

Amir Ata Rahnemai-Azar; Soheil Sabzevari; Sebastián Irarrázaval; Tom Chao; Freddie Fu

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 289-290

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2016.7544

Abstract
  Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction surgery has significantly evolved in recent years. This has led to development of new technologies that facilitate the diagnosis of ACL injury and the application of state of the art methods for treatment. In particular, individualized anatomical ACL reconstruction ...  Read More

Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
7. Predicting the Hamstring Tendon Diameter Using Anthropometric Parameters

Mohsen Mardani-Kivi; Mahmoud Karimi-Mobarakeh; Ahmadreza Mirbolook; Sohrab Keyhani; Khashayar Saheb-Ekhtiari; Keyvan Hashemi-Motlagh; Parham Porteghali

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 314-317

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2016.7535

Abstract
    Background: Despite the importance of hamstring tendon autograft, one major disadvantage in applying this technique in the surgical reconstruction of anterior cruciate ligament is individual variability in the tendon diameter. Hence, the purpose of the present study was to use anthropometric ...  Read More

Sport Medicine
8. Anatomical Individualized ACL Reconstruction

Amir Ata Rahnemai-Azar; Soheil Sabzevari; Sebastián Irarrázaval; Tom Chao; Freddie Fu

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 291-297

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2016.7543

Abstract
    The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is composed of two bundles, which work together to provide both antero-posterior and rotatory stability of the knee. Understanding the anatomy and function of the ACL plays a key role in management of patients with ACL injury. Anatomic ACL reconstruction aims ...  Read More

9. Functional Outcome Following Arthroscopic ACL Reconstruction with Rigid Fix: A Retrospective Observational Study

Satish Shervegar; Prashanth Nagaraj; Amit Grover; Niranthara Ganesh D.J.; Abdul Ravoof

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 264-268

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2015.4338

Abstract
    Background: No uniform consensus exists to decide type of fixation for arthroscopic anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Hypothsis: There is similar functional outcome after rigid fix compared to other methods of fixation which has been published. Study design: Retrospective observational ...  Read More

10. Outcome of ACL Reconstruction and Concomitant Articular Injury Treatment

Seyed Mohammad Tahami; Seyed Mohammad Derakhshan rad

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 260-263

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2015.4305

Abstract
    Background: Articular cartilage injuries are a common clinical problem at the time of ACL reconstruction with an incidence rate of 16-46%. Good results of ACL reconstruction combined with the treatment of chondral lesions have been published in some studies. Method: After statistical analysis ...  Read More

11. Biomechanical Comparison Between Bashti Bone Plug Technique and Biodegradable Screw for Fixation of Grafts in Ligament surgery

Kaveh Bashti; Mohammad Naghi Tahmasebi; Hasan Kaseb; Farzam Farahmand; Mohammad Akbar; Amir Mobini

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 29-34

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2015.3826

Abstract
    Background: Ligament reconstruction is a common procedure in orthopedic surgery. Although several popular techniques are currently in use, new methods are proposed for secure fixation of the tendon graft into the bone tunnel. Purposes: We sought to introduce our new technique of Bashti bone plug ...  Read More

12. 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

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2013.1735

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