J Card Surg 2021 Jul 30;36(7):2596-2597. Epub 2021 Mar 30.
Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA.
Radiographics 2021 Jul-Aug;41(4):1064-1081. Epub 2021 May 21.
From the Mallinckrodt Institute of Radiology, Washington University School of Medicine, 510 S Kingshighway Blvd, St Louis, MO 63110 (M.N., M.J.H., F.W.P., D.H.B., M.Z., C.R., V.M.M.); and Division of Emergency/Trauma Radiology, McMaster University, Hamilton General Hospital, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada (M.N.P.).
Penetrating abdominopelvic trauma usually results from abdominal cavity violation from a firearm injury or a stab wound and is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality from traumatic injuries. Penetrating trauma can have subtle or complex imaging findings, posing a diagnostic challenge for radiologists. Contrast-enhanced CT is the modality of choice for evaluating penetrating injuries, with good sensitivity and specificity for solid-organ and hollow viscus injuries. Read More
Int J Surg 2020 11 25;83:169. Epub 2020 Sep 25.
College of Medicine- the University of Sulaimani, Sulaimani City, Kurdistan region, Iraq. Electronic address:
Science 2020 08;369(6505):775-776
Department of Physics, University of California Davis, Davis, CA 95616, USA.
Arthroscopy 2020 08;36(8):2246-2248
Trochleoplasty in patellofemoral instability has always been controversial. Most authors recognize the fundamental role of trochlear dysplasia in the genesis of patellar dislocation, and some strongly defend correcting the abnormality, yet others find it too dangerous or unnecessary. Misunderstanding or undervaluation of trochlear dysplasia leads to inappropriate or failed patellofemoral (PF) surgery, the iatrogenic complications of which are well known. Read More