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Common injuries in athletes' knee: experience of a specialized center
(Sociedade Brasileira de Ortopedia e Traumatologia, 2014-01-01)
OBJECTIVE:The present cross-sectional study aims to identify the most common knee injuries in athletes cared at a Specialized Outpatient Clinics.METHOD:Analysis of patients cared at the Knee Outpatient Clinics of a Sports ...
Meniscal transplant in children
(Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016)
PURPOSE OF REVIEW: The purpose is to review and discuss the fundamentals, indications, surgical technique, controversies, and outcomes regarding meniscal transplantation, focusing on available evidence in pediatric ...
Knee joint dysfunctions that influence gait in cerebrovascular injury
(Faculdade de Medicina / USP, 2008)
INTRODUCTION: There is still no consensus among different specialists on the subject of kinematic variation during the hemiparetic gait, including the main changes that take place during the gait cycle and whether the gait ...
Diagnosis and classification of chondral knee injuries: comparison between magnetic resonance imaging and arthroscopy
Purpose: To compare the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) findings of patients undergoing knee arthroscopy for chondral lesions. The hypothesis was that MRI displays low sensitivity in the diagnosis and classification of ...
Electrical stimulation and treadmill gait in tetraplegic patients: assessment of its effects on the knee with magnetic resonance imaging
(NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP, 2008)
Study design: Evaluation of knees of tetraplegic patients who have been walking for several months with the aid of a system that involves neuromuscular stimulation, treadmill and a harness support device. Objectives: To ...
Avaliação da altura patelar em atletas com tendinopatia crônica do aparelho extensor do joelho
(Sociedade Brasileira de Ortopedia e Traumatologia, 2011-01-01)
OBJECTIVES: To carry out a radiographic evaluation of patellar height in athletes diagnosed with chronic tendinopathy of the knee extensor mechanism; METHODS: Radiographic assessments were carried out on 65 patients (110 ...