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  1. Ongoing MRI remodeling 3–7 years after collagen meniscus implantation in stable knees
  2. Bone SPECT/CT has excellent sensitivity and specificity for diagnosis of loosening and patellofemoral problems after total knee arthroplasty
  3. Alignment in TKA: what has been clear is not anymore!
  4. Phenotyping the knee in young non-osteoarthritic knees shows a wide distribution of femoral and tibial coronal alignment
  5. Functional knee phenotype concept allows better understanding of the patient`s knee alignment.
  6. Phenotyping of hip–knee–ankle angle in young non-osteoarthritic knees provides better understanding of native alignment variability
  7. Personalised medicine in knee arthroplasty: we need more science!
  8. Am I the right surgeon, in the right hospital, with the right equipment and staff to do this operation?
  9. What is the native coronal alignment- a systematic review
  10. Retrieval analysis of contemporary antioxidant polyethylene: multiple material and design changes may decrease implant performance
  11. Distribution of bone tracer uptake in symptomatic knees after ACL reconstruction compared to asymptomatic non-operated knees: a method for better differentiating patient-specific from disease-specific bone tracer uptake in SPECT/CT
  12. How to evaluate bone tunnel widening after ACL reconstruction - a critical review
  13. Primary repair of the anterior cruciate ligament: real innovation or reinvention of the wheel?
  14. Good correlation between bone tracer uptake in SPECT/CT and intraoperative findings of chondral lesions graded with the ICRS scoring
  15. Look to the future
  16. Dynamic intraligamentary stabilization for ACL repair: a systematic review
  17. Improved results of ACL primary repair in one-part tears with intact synovial coverage
  18. Highly variable tibial tubercle–trochlear groove distance (TT–TG) in osteoarthritic knees should be considered when performing TKA
  19. The original Akagi line is the most reliable: a systematic review of landmarks for rotational alignment of the tibial component in TKA
  20. Due to great variability fixed HKS angle for alignment of the distal cut leads to a significant error in coronal TKA orientation
  21. SPECT/CT in the Postoperative Painful Knee
  22. Technological innovation in orthopaedic surgery: balancing innovation and science with clinical and industry interests
  23. Meniscal pathologies on MRI correlate with increased bone tracer uptake in SPECT/CT
  24. The elastic capacity of a tendon-repair construct influences the force necessary to induce gapping
  25. Functional knee phenotypes: a call for a more personalised and individualised approach to total knee arthroplasty?
  26. Alignment in total knee arthroplasty- systematic versus individualised alignment?
  27. Computed Tomography Techniques Help Understand Wear Patterns in Retrieved Total Knee Replacement
  28. Cost-effectiveness of Bone SPECT/CT in patients with pain after total knee prosthesis
  29. Therapie einer übersehenen iatrogenen „Stener-like lesion“ des medialen Kollateralbands nach Arthroskopie
  30. A meta-analysis of synovial biomarkers in periprosthetic joint infection: Synovasure™ is less effective than the ELISA-based alpha-defensin test
  31. 3D Imaging and retrieval analysis in unhappy patients after TKA.
  32. How should we ACL research? How do we currently do it?
  33. The type of approach does not influence TKA component position in revision total knee arthroplasty — A clinical study using 3D-CT
  34. The complexity of patellofemoral instability
  35. The utility of the ankle SPECT/CT scan to predict functional and clinical outcomes in supramalleolar osteotomy patients
  36. ESSKA Instructional Course Lecture Book
  37. Tibial internal rotation negatively affects clinical outcomes in total knee arthroplasty: a systematic review
  38. Increased in vivo patellofemoral loading after total knee arthroplasty in resurfaced patellae
  39. Combined Meniscus and Cartilage Lesions
  40. Adjustable loop ACL suspension devices demonstrate less reliability in terms of reproducibility and irreversible displacement
  41. Neutral alignment in total knee arthroplasty better in preoperatively non-varus patients
  42. Primary ACL repair using Ligamys
  43. How does SPECT/CT look like in symptomatic and asymptomatic patients after THA?
  44. Knee joint preservation: a call for daily practice revival of realignment surgery and osteotomies around the knee
  45. Fast track and outpatient surgery in total knee arthroplasty: beneficial for patients, doctors and hospitals
  46. Good clinical results but moderate osseointegration and defect filling of a cell-free multi-layered nano-composite scaffold for treatment of osteochondral lesions of the knee
  47. Influence of coronal alignment after unresurfaced patella in total knee arthroplasty (TKA)
  48. Internal rotation of tibial component in total knee arthroplasty in medial parapatellar approach
  49. The role of ligament tension and sensomotoric system in total knee arthroplasty
  50. Increased bone tracer uptake in symptomatic patients with ACL graft insufficiency: a correlation of MRI and SPECT/CT findings
  51. Evaluation of patients with painful total hip arthroplasty using combined single photon emission tomography and conventional computerized tomography (SPECT/CT) – a comparison of semi-quantitative versus 3D volumetric quantitative measurements
  52. Füllung des Osteotomiespalts
  53. Arthrofibrosis after ACL reconstruction is best treated in a step-wise approach with early recognition and intervention: a systematic review
  54. The Impact of Osseous Malalignment and Realignment Procedures in Knee Ligament Surgery: A Systematic Review of the Clinical Evidence
  55. Influence of surgical approach on heterotopic ossification after total hip arthroplasty – is minimal invasive better? A case control study
  56. The Genovese grading scale is not reliable for MR assessment of collagen meniscus implants
  57. Bone tunnel widening after ACL reconstruction - a critical review
  58. Orthopädie: Schmerzen nach Knieprothese – was wann tun?
  59. Intra- and inter-observer reliability of a new standardized diagnostic method using SPECT/CT in patients with osteochondral lesions of the ankle joint
  60. Erratum to: The need for secondary resurfacing is affected by trochlear height in total knee arthroplasty
  61. Knee Rotation: The Swiss School
  62. Periarticular joint infection: Survey of the European Knee Associates (EKA) of ESSKA
  63. The need for secondary resurfacing is affected by trochlear height in total knee arthroplasty
  64. Bone void fillers in opening wedge high tibial osteotomy - is it necessary and safe to use them?
  65. Erratum to: The challenge of treating complex knee instability
  66. Accuracy of diagnostic tests for prosthetic joint infection: a systematic review
  67. Meniscal injuries in children and adolescents undergoing surgical treatment for tibial eminence fractures
  68. Ryosuke Kuroda: Associate Editor
  69. Chronic Knee Pain: Clinical Value of MRI versus SPECT/CT
  70. Periprosthetic Joint Infection Treatment in Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
  71. The biomechanical strength of a hardware-free femoral press-fit method for ACL bone–tendon–bone graft fixation
  72. Preoperative MR Imaging of the Meniscus
  73. Postoperative Imaging of the Meniscus
  74. Meniscal Root Tears (ICL 6)
  75. Do Chondral Lesions of the Knee Correlate with Bone Tracer Uptake by Using SPECT/CT?
  76. Symptomatic versus asymptomatic knees after bilateral total knee arthroplasty: what is the difference in SPECT/CT?
  77. Same procedure as last year, James … same procedure as every year …
  78. New Associate Editor: Olufemi R. Ayeni
  79. How sensitive and specific is 1.5 Tesla MRI for diagnosing injuries in patients with knee dislocation?
  80. Elevated marrow inflammatory cells and osteoclasts in subchondral osteosclerosis in human knee osteoarthritis
  81. Metal backed fixed-bearing unicondylar knee arthroplasties using minimal invasive surgery: a promising outcome analysis of 132 cases
  82. Surgical treatment of patellofemoral instability using trochleoplasty or MPFL reconstruction: a systematic review
  83. Individualized ACL surgery
  84. Clinical value of SPECT/CT in the painful total knee arthroplasty (TKA): a prospective study in a consecutive series of 100 TKA
  85. The challenge of treating complex knee instability
  86. Understand, respect and restore anatomy as close as possible!
  87. Complex function of the knee joint: the current understanding of the knee
  88. A novel standardized algorithm using SPECT/CT evaluating unhappy patients after unicondylar knee arthroplasty– a combined analysis of tracer uptake distribution and component position
  89. Implant Failure After Biodegradable Screw Fixation in Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee in Skeletally Immature Patients
  90. The Unhappy Total Knee Replacement
  91. 32 Fluoroscopy and Stress Radiographs Diagnosing Instability in Patients After Total Knee Replacement
  92. 54 Constrained Condylar Total Knee Replacement
  93. 2 Biology of the Knee After Total Knee Replacement: Neglected Potential or Source of Failure?
  94. 57 Osteotomy of the Tibial Tubercle in Total Knee Replacement Revision Surgery
  95. Case Discussion to Chap. 52: Patellofemoral Pain After Cruciate Retaining Total Knee Replacement
  96. Nuclear Medicine Imaging of Knee Injuries
  97. 34 A Diagnostic Algorithm for Patients with Painful Total Knee Replacement: What to Do When
  98. Case Discussion to Chap. 51: Patellofemoral Problems After Total Knee Replacement
  99. Nuclear Medicine Imaging of Ankle Injuries
  100. Case Discussion to Chap. 12: Chronic Pain Due to Metallosis After TKR
  101. Case Discussion to Chap. 16: Mid-Flexion Instability After TKR Due to Femoral Malrotation
  102. Case Discussion to Chap. 21: “Mechanical” Arthrofibrosis
  103. Case Discussion to Chap. 8: Iliotibial Tract Syndrome After Cruciate-Substituting Guided Motion TKR
  104. In vivo bone tunnel remodeling in symptomatic patients after ACL reconstruction: a retrospective comparison of articular and extra-articular fixation
  105. Meniscal Suturing Versus Screw Fixation for Treatment of Osteochondritis Dissecans: Clinical and Magnetic Resonance Imaging Results
  106. Clinical and radiological long-term outcome after posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction and nonanatomical popliteus bypass
  107. Does implant design and surgical technique improve the clinical outcome in total knee arthroplasty?
  108. SPECT/CT for the assessment of painful knee prosthesis
  109. Temporary hemiepiphysiodesis of the distal medial femur: MPFL in danger
  110. Effect of high tibial osteotomy on joint loading in symptomatic patients with varus aligned knees: a study using SPECT/CT
  111. Unexplained proximal tibiofibular joint pain after high tibial osteotomy
  112. Injury Mechanisms of ACL Tear
  113. Surgical Approaches to the Knee
  114. Biomechanics of the Knee After Complete and Partial ACL Tear
  115. Biomechanics of the Knee with Intact Anterior Cruciate Ligament
  116. Assessment of in vivo loading history of the patellofemoral joint: a study combining patellar position, tilt, alignment and bone SPECT/CT
  117. Meniscus repair and regeneration: review on current methods and research potential
  118. Letter to the editor concerning the Editorial “Innovation in orthopaedic surgery as it relates to evidence-based practice” by M. Hofbauer, B. Muller, C. D. Murawski, J. Karlsson and Freddie H. Fu
  119. Undislozierte osteoporotische Insuffizienzfraktur des medialen Schenkelhalses
  120. SPECT/CT in patients with painful knee arthroplasty—what is the evidence?
  121. Genou douloureux malgré une prothèse totale ‒ que faire?
  122. Trotz Knietotalprothese schmerzt das Knie ‒ was nun?
  123. 4D-SPECT/CT in orthopaedics: a new method of combined quantitative volumetric 3D analysis of SPECT/CT tracer uptake and component position measurements in patients after total knee arthroplasty
  124. The unhappy total knee arthroplasty (TKA) patient: higher WOMAC and lower KSS in depressed patients prior and after TKA
  125. Single Photon Imaging, Including SPECT/CT, in Patients with Prostheses
  126. Assessment of the loading history of patients after high tibial osteotomy using SPECT/CT - a new diagnostic tool and algorithm
  127. SPECT/CT tracer uptake is influenced by tunnel orientation and position of the femoral and tibial ACL graft insertion site
  128. Anterolateral approach using tibial tubercle osteotomy for total knee arthroplasty: can we predict failure?
  129. One-year clinical and MR imaging outcome after partial meniscal replacement in stabilized knees using a collagen meniscus implant
  130. Double incision iso-anatomical ACL reconstruction: the freedom to place the femoral tunnel within the anatomical attachment site without exception
  131. Assessment of loading history of compartments in the knee using bone SPECT/CT: A study combining alignment and 99mTc-HDP tracer uptake/distribution patterns
  132. Single photon emission computerized tomography and conventional computerized tomography (SPECT/CT) for evaluation of patients after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a novel standardized algorithm combining mechanical and metabolic information
  133. From open to arthroscopic anatomical ACL-reconstructions: the long way round. A statement paper
  134. Long-term results of arthroscopically assisted anatomical single-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using patellar tendon autograft: are there any predictors for the development of osteoarthritis?
  135. Standardized volumetric 3D-analysis of SPECT/CT imaging in orthopaedics: overcoming the limitations of qualitative 2D analysis
  136. Combined gracilis tendon autograft reconstruction and discus repair of a chronic anterior–superior sternoclavicular joint dislocation
  137. Navigated Total Hip Arthroplasty Using a 3-D Freehand Ultrasound System: Technical Note and Preliminary Results
  138. Can clinical examination cause a Stener lesion in patients with skier's thumb?: A cadaveric study
  139. See the whole picture: knee preserving therapy needs more than surface repair
  140. Clinical Value of Combined Single Photon Emission Computerized Tomography and Conventional Computer Tomography (SPECT/CT) in Sports Medicine
  141. Clinical Longer-Term Results After Internal Fixation of Proximal Humerus Fractures With a Locking Compression Plate (PHILOS)
  142. Radiographs, 2D-CT and 3D-CT for measurement of component position in total knee arthroplasty
  143. Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using quadriceps tendon autograft for adolescents with open physes- a technical note
  144. An unusual case of persistent groin pain after total hip arthroplasty: a case report
  145. Clinical value of SPECT/CT for evaluation of patients with painful knees after total knee arthroplasty- a new dimension of diagnostics?
  146. Combined single photon emission computerized tomography and conventional computerized tomography: Clinical value for the shoulder surgeons?
  147. Intra-operative femoral condylar stress during arthroscopy: an in vivo biomechanical assessment
  148. Painful knee joint after ACL reconstruction using biodegradable interference screws- SPECT/CT a valuable diagnostic tool? A case report
  149. The fixation strength of a novel ACL soft-tissue graft fixation device compared with conventional interference screws: a biomechanical study in vitro
  150. Clinical benefit of SPECT/CT for follow-up of surgical treatment of osteochondritis dissecans
  151. Long-Term Outcome of Patients Treated Surgically for Traumatic Knee Dislocation: Does the Injury Pattern Matter?
  152. Combined single photon emission computerised tomography and conventional computerised tomography (SPECT/CT) in patellofemoral disorders: a clinical review
  153. Clinical and radiological outcomes after management of traumatic knee dislocation by open single stage complete reconstruction/repair
  154. Surgical Treatment of Complex Bicruciate Knee Ligament Injuries in Elite Athletes
  155. A novel standardized algorithm for evaluating patients with painful total knee arthroplasty using combined single photon emission tomography and conventional computerized tomography
  156. Auswirkungen des demographischen Wandels auf die Hüft- und Knie-Endoprothetik in einem Kantonsspital
  157. Reliability of Shoulder Abduction Strength Measure for the Constant-Murley Score
  158. Combined single-photon emission computerized tomography and conventional computerized tomography (SPECT/CT): clinical value for the knee surgeons?
  159. Fixierte hintere Schublade nach VKB-Ersatzplastik bei scheinbar „isolierter“ vorderer VKB-Ruptur
  160. A novel implantation technique for engineered osteo-chondral grafts
  161. Physeal sparing arthroscopic fixation of displaced tibial eminence fractures: a new surgical technique
  162. Anatomic Reconstruction of a Chronically Unstable Calcaneocuboid Joint with Augmented Extensor Digitorum Brevis Muscle Flap: A New Method
  163. “Do Not Implant!”—Long-Term Follow-Up of a Patient Who Received a Trial Hip Stem
  164. Comparison of Sagittal and Frontal Plane Alignment after Open- and Closed-Wedge Osteotomy: A Matched-Pair Analysis
  165. Lateral ankle fracture with missed proximal tibiofibular joint instability (Maisonneuve injury)
  166. Internal Fixation of Unstable Proximal Humerus Fractures With an Anatomically Preshaped Interlocking Plate: A Clinical and Radiologic Evaluation
  167. Qualitätssicherung interdisziplinärer Polytraumaversorgung
  168. Immunohistochemical Characterization of Human Synovial Bursa Cells by Light and Transmission Electron Microscopy: Where do These Cells Come From?