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
Clinical outcomes and reoperation rates of stable and unstable ramp lesions in the setting of ACL rupture 2020-12-01
Letter to the editor: comment on the article “Non‑treatment of stable ramp lesions does not degrade clinical outcomes in the setting of primary ACL reconstruction” by Balazs GC et al. 2020-12-01
The medial collateral ligament: the neglected ligament 2020-12-01
Women in ESSKA: ESSKA’s role in a diverse orthopaedic environment 2020-12-01
Sexual and ethnic polymorphism result in considerable mismatch between native trochlear geometry and off-the-shelf TKA prostheses 2020-12-01
Closing-wedge high tibial osteotomy, a reliable procedure for osteoarthritic varus knee 2020-12-01
Increased survival rate for primary TKA with tibial short extension stems for severe varus deformities at a minimum of 2 years follow-up 2020-12-01
Structural allograft impaction enables fast rehabilitation in opening-wedge high tibial osteotomy: a consecutive case series with one year follow-up 2020-12-01
The medial ligaments and the ACL restrain anteromedial laxity of the knee 2020-12-01
The ankle ligament reconstruction-return to sport after injury (ALR-RSI) is a valid and reproducible scale to quantify psychological readiness before returning to sport after ankle ligament reconstruction 2020-12-01
Achilles tendon ruptures during summer show the lowest incidence, but exhibit an increased risk of re-rupture 2020-12-01
Correction of excessive intraarticular varus deformities in total knee arthroplasty is associated with deteriorated postoperative ankle function 2020-12-01
Intraoperative physiological lateral laxity in extension and flexion for varus knees did not affect short-term clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction 2020-12-01
No difference in patient preference for medial pivot versus posterior-stabilized design in staged bilateral total knee arthroplasty: a prospective study 2020-12-01
The use of an asymmetrical tibial tray in TKA optimises tibial rotation when fitted to the posterior tibial plateau border 2020-12-01
Low femoral component prominence negatively influences early revision rate in robotic unicompartmental knee arthroplasty 2020-12-01
Multi-radius posterior-stabilized mobile-bearing total knee arthroplasty partially produces in-vivo medial pivot during activity of daily living and high demanding motor task 2020-12-01
Excellent mid-term osseointegration and implant survival using metaphyseal sleeves in revision total knee arthroplasty 2020-12-01
The bone attachments of the medial collateral and posterior oblique ligaments are defined anatomically and radiographically 2020-12-01
The majority of patellar avulsion fractures in first-time acute patellar dislocations included the inferomedial patellar border that was different from the medial patellofemoral ligament attachment 2020-12-01

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