Best Papers Awards 2018-19

Confined, not stagnant…we carry on!  KSSTA honour our mainstay, our AUTHORS, with the KSSTA Best Papers Awards 2018-19! Among many brilliant studies submitted and accepted in the past 2 years, we would like to present the winners: Christoph Becher et al., Arthroscopic Microfracture vs. Arthroscopic Autologous Matrix-Induced Chondrogenesis for the

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Best reviewers of 2019

We happily present the KSSTA Best Reviewers for 2019 and thank them for their excellent contribution and great work: Riccardo Compagnoni (Italy), Daniel Guenther (Germany) and Kanto Nagai (Japan)

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KSSTA Numbers

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  • Section Rank in Orthopedics

    10 of 77
  • Section Rank in Surgery

    36 of 200

Abstracted/Indexed in: PubMed/Medline, Science Citation Index/Journal Citation Report

ISSN 0942-2056 Print
ISSN 1433-7347 Online

Published Ahead of Print

Title Date
CT-based patient-specific instrumentation for total knee arthroplasty in over 700 cases: single-use instruments are as accurate as standard instruments 2020-07-16
The critical shoulder angle, the acromial index, the glenoid version angle and the acromial angulation are associated with rotator cuff tears 2020-07-15
Third generation autologous chondrocyte implantation is a good treatment option for athletic persons 2020-07-15
Mean femoral cartilage thickness is higher in athletes as compared with sedentary individuals 2020-07-15
Prior high tibial osteotomy is not a contraindication for medial unicompartmental knee arthroplasty 2020-07-15
The projected volume of primary and revision total knee arthroplasty will place an immense burden on future heath care systems over the next 30 years 2020-07-15
The medial collateral ligament: the neglected ligament 2020-07-12
Extrusions do not affect degenerative morphologic changes in lateral meniscus allografts during midterm follow-ups 2020-07-12
Clinical outcomes after revision hip arthroscopy in patients with femoroacetabular impingement syndrome (FAIS) are inferior compared to primary procedures. Results from the Danish Hip Arthroscopy Registry (DHAR) 2020-07-11
Good results are reported at 60-month follow-up after medial patello-femoral ligament reconstruction with fascia lata allograft for recurrent patellar dislocation 2020-07-10
Acceptable outcomes with unicompartmental knee replacement and PCL deficiency are achievable: a case series of nine patients 2020-07-08
Significantly lower intramuscular pressure in the posterior and lateral compartments compared with the anterior compartment suggests alterations of the diagnostic criteria for chronic exertional compartment syndrome in the lower leg 2020-07-08
The presence of a preoperative high-grade J-sign and femoral tunnel malposition are associated with residual graft laxity after MPFL reconstruction 2020-07-05
High survivorship rate and good clinical outcomes at mid-term follow-up for lateral UKA: a systematic literature review 2020-07-03
Preoperative medial knee instability is an underestimated risk factor for failure of revision ACL reconstruction 2020-07-03
Anterolateral ligament reconstruction improves the clinical and functional outcomes of anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in athletes 2020-07-02
“ACL surgery: when to do it?” 2020-07-01
Central patellar portal placement frequently provokes anterior knee compartment radiological abnormalities in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction 2020-07-01
The novel arthroscopic subscapular sling procedure grants better stability than an arthroscopic Bankart repair in a cadaveric study 2020-07-01
Recurrent patellar dislocations in adolescents result in decreased knee flexion during the entire gait cycle 2020-07-01

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