Comparison of different splints for post-operative distal radius fractures in non-injured subjects

Henry Gerard Calleja, Jessica Anne Gandionco. MD

Distal radius fractures are one of the most common fractures encountered by orthopedic trauma surgeons. Treatment options range from conservative to surgical fixation, depending on the characteristics of the fracture.

Correlation of patient-perceived leg length discrepancy with radiographic measurements after total hip arthroplasty

Henry Gerard Calleja, Antonio Jr. Tanchuling, Jose Luis Ariston Estrellas

Leg length discrepancy (LLD) is a common complication after total hip arthorplasty (THA).One should minimize the occurrence of LLD to avoid patient dissatisfaction. One method to minimize the risk and to radiographically decrease LLDs is to have accurate pre-operative planning.

The outcome of pes-sparing ACL reconstruction: a preliminary report

Jose Raul Canlas, Chauncey Kester Lim, Kristine Italia. MD

The use of hamstring graft for anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction has gained popularity over the years. Strategies to improve the outcome of ACL surgeries using the hamstring graft are being utilized. This study aims to describe a surgical technique used to preserve the hamstring insertion during ACL reconstruction and to report its outcome at a minimum of 1year follow-up.

Surgical outcomes in a tertiary medical center of patients with Ossified Posterior Longitudinal Ligament (OPLL) based on Nurick Grading System and the Modified Japanese Orthopedic Association Scoring System: a follow-up of 1.5 years

The aim of this study is to evaluate the surgical outcomes of patients with ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament (OPLL) of the spine using the Nurick grading system and the modified Japanese Orthopedic Association (mJOA) scoring system 1.5 years after surgery.