• Discussion: In the surgical treatment, the method of fixation for the stability of the acute AC injury is a matter of debate. (asesjournal.com)
  • All patients treated operatively for AC joint dislocation with a Bosworth screw and additional K-wire fixation at our Department were asked to participate in this study. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Summarizing, our reported results showed that surgical fixation of acute AC joint dislocation with a Bosworth screw and additional K-wire fixation leads to good-to-excellent functional outcome and highly satisfactory results in the majority of patients. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Despite its complications, in accordance with our results, Bosworth screw fixation with additional K-wiring in AC joint dislocation represents an adequate surgical procedure. (biomedcentral.com)
  • A retrospective analysis was performed of patients surgically treated either with the TightRopeâ„¢-technique (TR) or K-wires (KW) for a first event isolated Rockwood type III or higher acromioclavicular joint dislocation between 2004 and 2011. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Radiographic examination of the AC joint includes the anteroposterior (AP) view of the clavicle, the axillary and supraspinatus outlet view of the shoulder and the Zanca view. (endocrinologyadvisor.com)
  • AC joint injuries may not always be evident on regular radiographic views (anteroposterior [AP], lateral). (statpearls.com)
  • While acute radiographic changes are rare, advanced septic arthritis may demonstrate cartilage destruction, indicated by joint-space narrowing, marginal erosions, and periostitis if osteomyelitis is present ( Figure 1 ). (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Pisiformectomy in advanced pisotriquetral joint arthritis: a retrospective study of 12 wrists with a mean follow-up of 7.5 years. (nih.gov)
  • The deformity associated with the AC joint separation is due to inferior translation of the scapulohumeral complex resulting in prominence of the lateral end of clavicle. (endocrinologyadvisor.com)
  • The AC joint is a diarthrodial joint defined by the lateral process of the clavicle articulating with the acromion process as it projects anteriorly off the scapula. (statpearls.com)
  • The resulting flexed posture of the autonomic nervous system ticoids also have problems sleeping, putting their hand off the second digit talonavicular joint first metatarsophalangeal joint, metatarsus varus, valgus lateral deviation of the. (carpaccioatbalharbour.com)
  • In a positive Paxinos test tenderness or pain is present in the AC joint region when the examiner applies pressure to the acromion and midpart of the clavicle in opposite directions in an attempt to stress the AC joint (anterosuperior direction for the acromion and inferiorly to the midpart of the clavicular shaft. (endocrinologyadvisor.com)
  • In acute injuries, pain, tenderness, and swelling at the AC joint are the main complaints. (springer.com)
  • A physical examination can identify point tenderness, pain at the AC joint with cross-arm adduction, and pain relief with an injection of a local anesthetic. (wikipedia.org)
  • The main indication for direct laryngoscopy was a definite history of foreign body inhalation and acute onset of hoarseness in predisposed children. (thefreelibrary.com)
  • Septic arthritis of the SC joint may be more difficult to diagnose as the onset may be more insidious and symptoms may be more non-specific. (clinicaladvisor.com)
  • Clinical diagnosis may be difficult in the setting of an acute and painful dislocated AC joint. (tum.de)