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Acute Compartment Syndrome Induced by Rhabdomyolysis Due to Antipsychotic Drug Overuse

Hwang SH, Hong SH, Suh SP, Kim JY

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):276-280.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.276
A 49-year-old male was found unconscious at his accommodation and visited the emergency room. He was on antipsychotic and antidepressant drugs (vortioxetine hydrobromide, mirtazapine, sertraline hydrochloride, quetiapine, and alprazolam) for...
Rhabdomyosarcoma Following Traumatic Injury

Kwon DG, Park SJ, Yoon YH, Lee TJ

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):271-275.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.271
Trauma is frequently implicated in the development of sarcomas, including rhabdomyosarcoma. Rare soft tissue sarcomas have been reported to arise in scar tissue following surgical procedures or thermal or acid...
Multiple Fractures in Thoracic Vertebrae after Epilepsy

Ha DH, Oh SK, Kim SM

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):266-270.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.266
The musculoskeletal system can be damaged by massive contractions of the muscles in the case of systemic attacks by epilepsy. Several studies or case reports of multiple thoracic vertebrae fractures...
Lumbar Juxtafacet Cyst Treated with Direct Needle Aspiration Under the Guidance of Image Intensifier

Hong SH, Suh SP, Hwang SH, Kim YS

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):261-265.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.261
A lumbar juxtafacet cyst is a rare disease that causes low back pain, radiculopathy and neurological claudication by compressing the nerve roots. A 34-year-old male complained of severe low back...
Reverse Superficial Sural Artery Flap for the Reconstruction of Soft Tissue Defect Accompanied by Fracture of the Lower Extremity

Han SH, Hong IT, Choi S, Kim M

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):253-260.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.253
Purpose: Soft tissue defects of the distal lower extremity are commonly accompanied by a fracture of the lower extremities. Theses defects are caused by the injury itself or by complications...
Factors for Survival and Complications of Malignant Bone Tumor Patients with a Total Femoral Replacement

Cho WH, Jeon DG, Song WS, Park HS, Nam HS, Kim KH

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):244-252.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.244
Purpose: Total femoral replacement (TFR) is an extreme form of limb salvage. Considering the rarity of this procedure, reports have focused on the complications and a proper indication is unclear....
Effect of Postoperative Parathyroid Hormone Administration on Osteoporotic Intertrochanteric Fractures of Females

Oh HC, Yoo JH, Ha JW, Park Y, Park SH, Yoon HK

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):237-243.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.237
Purpose: This study examined the effects of the postoperative administration of parathyroid hormone (PTH) on fracture healing in intertrochanteric fractures accompanied by osteoporosis in elderly females. Materials and Methods: Female patients...
Efficacy of Preliminary Magnetic Resonance Imaging Measurement in Ultrasonography-Guided L4 Selective Nerve Root Block

Shim DM, Kweon SH, Cho HG, Yu HK, Lim KH

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):229-236.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.229
Purpose: This study examined the utility of preliminary magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) measurements in the ultrasound-guided L4 selective nerve root block. Materials and Methods: As a retrospective study, 71 patients, who...
Functional Recovery Program after Lumbar Spinal Fusion

Kang T, Park SY, Lee SH

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):222-228.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.222
As the elderly population increases, the incidence of lumbar fusion is increasing, and there has been increasing interest in rapid rehabilitation and functional recovery after surgery. Enhanced recovery after surgery...
Considerations for Fluoroscopic Guided Intervention in Lumbar Spine

Kim DH, Song KS

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):210-221.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.210
Spinal block procedures are useful methods that reduce the need for surgical treatment. In addition to their therapeutic aspects of pain relief, in many patients, they are also used for...
Evolving Indication of Meniscal Allograft Transplantation

Lee BS, Bin SI, Kim T

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):200-209.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.200
The first human meniscal allograft transplantations (MATs) were performed 30 years ago. In the early era, candidates were limited to patients who have favorable joint conditions. MAT is currently indicated...
New Approach in the Treatment of Intertrochanteric Fracture Using a Cephalomedullary Nail

Kim J, Choi K, Yang KH

  • J Korean Orthop Assoc.
  • 2020 Jun;55(3):193-199.
  • doi: 10.4055/jkoa.2020.55.3.193
A gamma nail has been used to treat intertrochanteric fractures since 1988. Although such cephalomedullary nails have mechanical advantages over extramedullary fixation devices, such as sliding hip screw, their beneficial...

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