Author: Marta Tarczyńska

June 21, 2022

Reconstruction eff ectiveness of long standing injuries of anterior talo-fi bular ligament

Introduction: Ankle sprains are among the most common injuries during sport and daily activities. They predominantly involve ankle lateral complex injuries, especially anterior talo-fi bular ligament. If miss-diagnosed, they can lead to chronic instability of the joint, followed by osteoarthritis and the disturbance of the proper mobility of the knee and hip joints. Aim: The evaluation of the foot functioning during daily […]
June 21, 2022

Dislocation of the knee – mechanisms, complications

Introduction: Dislocations of the knee constitute 0.02-0.2% of all orthopedic injuries. Statistically, they are four times more common in men than in women. They often undergo spontaneous reposition. Quite often they are connected with severe vascular and nervous complications. Aim: The aim of this study is to determine the mechanisms of dislocation of the knee, their impact on early treatment procedure […]
June 21, 2022

Epidemiology, morphology and treatment’s features of the talus fractures in own material

Introduction: In the orthopaedic literature, the problem of the talus fractures is rarely drawn out and publications include material analyzing no more than 15-20 patients. Objective: The aim of this study is to present the epidemiology, mechanisms of injury, and the morphology of the talus fractures in patients hospitalized in the Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology at the Medical University of Lublin. […]
June 21, 2022

The eff ectiveness of treatment of injury of the Achilles tendon

Introduction: Injuries of Achilles tendon are among the most common injuries of tendon structures in human body. During recent years there were a lot of publications describing prospective clinical trials and dealing with the topics of diagnostics, treatment and post-operation aftercare in Achilles tendon. Meanwhile there are a few information about at least a mid- or long-term results about treatment of Achilles […]
June 21, 2022

Predictor of neurological function after surgical treatment of the metastatic epidural spinal cord compression

Introduction. Postoperative neurological function influent prognosis and quality of life among patients with metastatic epidural spinal cord compression (MESCC). Aim. The aim of this study was to assess the predictor of postoperative neurological function in patients with MESCC, treated with spinal cord decompression. Materials and methods. The study analysed the medical records of 51 patients who underwent surgical treatment with corpectomy […]
June 21, 2022

The infl uence of intramedullary retrograde femoral nail on function of the patello-femoral joint

Introduction:  The insertion of retrograde femoral nail injuries the articular surface of intercondylar fossa. Patella makes contact with this place when the knee is fl exed between 30o and 60o.  Aim of the study:  The aim of this study was an examination of patello-femoral joint after insertion of retrograde femoral nail.  Material and methods:  The study group consists of 29 […]