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The Anterior Interosseous Nerve Syndrome

Kang JD, Kim DG

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):763-766.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.763
The anterior interosseous nerve is the largest muscular branch of the median nerve and typically supplies the flexor digitorum profundus (radial part), flexor pollicis longus, and the pronator quadratus. Isolated...
A Clinical Evaluation of Flatfoot

Chung MS, Han MS, Chung JK

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):757-762.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.757
258 feet of patients with flatfoot were evaluated in this paper. The incidence of flatfoot is about 0.6% of the general population. The longitudinal arch was depressed in all of...
Giant cell tumor of the proximal humerus treated by massive resection and replacement with Neer prosthesis: A Case Report

Kim YJ, Choi CS, Kang JS

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):753-756.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.753
The proximal end of the humerus ia a site relatively rarely affected by giant celI tumor. Although many methods have been used in the treatment of giant cell tumor of...
The Result of the Tension Band Internal Fixation

Kim KY, Cho DY, Han KW

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):741-751.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.741
The principle of the tension band technique is to counteract the tensile forces acting across the fracture site and to convert them into compressive forces. We have experienced 37 fractures...
Analysis of Fractures of the Foot and Ankle

Kim KY, Lee MC, Lim BY

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):727-739.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.727
The results of the treatment upon total 132 cases of ankle and foot fractures treated during the period from January 1969 to August 1978 at the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery,...
Bone Metastasis of Malignant Melanoma: A case report

Kim JW, Chang HY

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):721-725.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.721
The following case report concerns a rare bone metastasis of malignant melanoma occurring in the 4th and 5th lumbar spines and adjacent iliac crests and sacrum. A 42-year-old woman was...
Hypertrophic Osteoarthropathy

Woo YK, Moon MS, Chang CH, Kim HJ

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):715-720.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.715
Hypertrophic osteoarthropathy, known as Marie-Bamberger's Disease, is characterized by bone and joint changes and clubbing of the fingers and toes. It is well known to occur after longstanding disease of...
Neuropathic Joints

Choi CG, Roh YW, Hwang WY

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):709-713.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.709
Neuropathic joint, which was originally described by Charcot in 1868, has been reported by many authors since that time. Charcot's joint is a feature of various conditions, such as syringmyelia,...
Treatment of Unstable Fracture Dislocation of the Spin

Kim YM, Ahn BW

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):701-708.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.701
The results of treatment of injuries of the thoracic and thoracolumbar spine with neurological involvement have been reviewed in a retrospective study of 14 patients who received surgical treatment. Seven...
Anterior and Posterior Fusion in Spine Tuberculosis

Kim IK

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):693-699.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.693
Tuberculosis of the spine had been treated with posterior fusion of the spine mostly in 1950s and anterior fusion in 1960s in Korea. Posterior fusion is more simple procedure but...
Preoperative Correction in Scoliosis

Choi JS

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):679-692.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.679
Of 43 scoliotic patients treated by Harrington instrumentation and posterior spinal fusion, 38 patients were taken of preoperstive correction by Risser localizer cast, turn buckle cast. Cotrel traction or halofemoral...
Treatment of Displaced Fractures of the Femoral Neck by Muscle-Pedicle Bone Graft and Internal Fixation

Lee CJ, Kang SY, Chang IY, Kim JW

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):673-678.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.673
The major blood supply to the femoral head is probably damaged by the fracture of the femoral neck especially when it is a displaced fracture. Complications such as delayed or...
Femoral lengthening: Report of 2 Cases

Sohn SK, Hahn SB, Chung IH, Shaw JC, Park CI

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):667-672.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.667
Reduction in the extremity length of more than three to four centimeters has significant effect on both gait disturbance and aesthetic change. The method of Anderson has been one of...
Isolated avuision fracture of the tibial attachment of the posterior cruciate ligament

Kwon CS, Seo KY, Chang KD, Lee IS

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):661-666.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.661
Five patients with isolated avulsion fracture of the tibial attachment of the posterior cruciate ligament were treated in our hospital from September, 1975 to May, 1978. Among the five patients....
Synovial Biopsy by Franklin-Silverman Needle

Kim JM, Moon MS, Lee HS

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):653-659.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.653
Biopsy has proved to be of value in the diagnosis of many inflammatory and malignant diseases, and needle biopsy of the synovial membrane in arthritis is well established and often...
Dyschondroplasia and Hemangiomata: Maffucci's Syndrome

Kim NH, Kim HK, Cho CK, Kim JH

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):647-651.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.647
Yonsei University College of Medicine, Seoul, Korea Maffucci's syndrome is characterized by dysccondroplasia with hemangiomata. Since Angelo Maffucci (1881) first described this entity, 105 cases and some more were reported...
SPINAL STENOSIS: Review of 60 Cases

Kim YM, Lee DY, Choi IH, Cho HO

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):629-645.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.629
Spinal stenosis is a localized narrowing of the spinal canal due to structural abnormalities. It may be caused by diminution of the sagittal diameter, volume changes of the lateral recesses...
The Role of Y and Greater Trochanteric Growth Cartilage upon the Acetabular Development of Rabbits: An Experimental Study

Woo YK, Moon MS, Hwang JD

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):615-628.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.615
It has been known that osseous stability of the hip is dependent upon the inclination, anteversion and depth of acetabulum and also upon neck-shaft angle and anteversion of femur. Acetabulum...
Correlative Study on Abnormal Roentgenological Findings of the Spine and the Incidence of Low Back Pain

Kim KY, Cho DY, Yoon HK, Park JS

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):607-613.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.607
The etiologic factors causing low back pain are numerous and variable. Orthopaedic sugreons tend to focus attention to any defects of structural and functional origins such as pine, discs and...
A Clinical Study of Congenital Dislocation of the Hip

Jahng JS, Whang KS, Chung IH, Kim JW

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 1978 Dec;13(4):599-606.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.1978.13.4.599
Congenital dislocations of the hip are all present at birth. Therefore if adequate examination of all newborn infants is done regularly, it should theoretically never be seen in adolescents or...

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