Editorial
26/9/2016
Martin Schuler, Suthorn Bavonratanavech
Review Article
25/9/2016
Ankur S. Narain, Fady Y. Hijji, Kelly H. Yom, Krishna T. Kudaravalli, Kern Singh
Thoracolumbar injuries are common manifestations of spinal trauma. While non-operative therapy is indicated in certain cases of isolated injury, operative therapy via open approaches are widely utilized. Recently, minimally invasive surgical (MIS) approaches have been adapted for the management of thoracolumbar trauma in an effort to avoid ... read more
Research Article
27/9/2016
Shayan Abdollah Zadegan, Masoumeh Firouzi, Reza Erfanian, Mohammad Hossein Nabian, Leila Oriady Zanjani, Reza Shahryar kamrani
Nerve repair with microsurgical techniques is the gold standard and the most widely used surgical treatment for nerve reconstruction. However, the optimum number of microsutures for approximation of nerve ends has not been investigated thoroughly, as the focus of previous studies has been on in vitro examination ... read more
Research Article
25/9/2016
Hossein Aslani, Amirmohammad Navali, Taghi Baghdadi, Reza Abdy
Supracondylar humerus fracture is the most common elbow fracture in children. While closed reduction and percutaneous pining is the standard treatment method, the ideal pin arrangement is controversial.The current study aimed at evaluating the outcome of the closed lateral cross-pinning to treat displaced supracondylar humeral fractures. Patients ... read more
Research Article
24/9/2016
Seyed Mojtaba Hosseini, Khalil Ali Mohammadzadeh, Fatemeh Zahraei Bakhsh, Mohammad Hossein Nabian
Medical tourism is one of the most influential factors in industrial growth and development. To increase medical tourism, it is crucial to promote the quality of medical care and facilities to the level of international standards. This study aimed at identifying service quality as perceived by medical ... read more
Brief Report
26/9/2016
Nima Bagheri, Seyyed Saeed Khabiri, SM Javad Mortazavi, Mahmoud Farzan
Fibular fractures are the most common associated fractures with tibia injuries. The current study aimed at collecting data on segmental fibular fractures in the patients and investigating the prognostic and functional significance of this injury pattern in outcomes.The charts were retrospectively reviewed from 2013 to 2016 to ... read more
Case Report
25/9/2016
Gholam Hossein Kazemian, Alireza Manafi Rasi, Farzad Amoozadeh Omrani, A Yamrali
Spontaneous fractures occur in patients with Paget disease, Multiple myelomas, and osseous metastasis. Furthermore, spontaneous fractures may be the result of physiological pressure and stress on bones with reduced elastic tenacity. In this report, we have introduced an elderly patient with multiple significant fractures without any history ... read more
Case Report
26/9/2016
Papaioannou Ioannis, Baikousis Andreas, Korovessis Panagiotis
Bone cement leakage is the most common, however, it can have potentially disastrous complications during vertebroplasty and balloon kyphoplasty (BK). Polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) is the most commonly used bone filler, however, calcium phosphate (CP) has been successfully used in spine surgery as a vertebral filler because it is ... read more
Case Report
25/9/2016
Mohammad Zarei, Seyyed Saeed Khabiri, Ramin Espandar, Mahmoud Farzan
Ewing sarcoma of bone represents the second most common primary malignant tumor of the bone in children and adolescents. The most common primary bony sites include the long bones, pelvis, chest wall, and spine. However, it is responsible for only 3% to 5% of cases in bones ... read more

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