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The RD&E Research Repository contains research outputs from staff at the Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust.
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How to achieve an accurate anatomical femoral tunnel technique in ACL reconstruction in the early years of your consultancy? femoral offset aimer technique: consistent and reproducible technique (Thieme, 2019-08)Femoral tunnel malposition is the most common reason for failure of primary anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. There are several methods to identify the anatomical location of femoral footprint. Femoral offset aimer ...
Clinical examination remains crucial to the correct diagnosis: a case of severe peripheral oedema referred for investigation of heart failure (BMJ, 2019-08)Hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) uncommonly metastasises to the heart. We present a case of new onset bilateral leg swelling and suspected right heart failure in a previously fit and healthy man, which on further investigation ...
Outcome of laparoscopic common bile duct exploration after failed endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: a comparative study. (Mary Ann Liebert, 2019-11)Common bile duct stones (CBDS) are treated with endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) followed by laparoscopic cholecystectomy (LC) or with the single-stage laparoscopic common bile duct exploration (LCBDE) ...
Staphylococcus aureus colonization and acquisition of skin and soft tissue infection among Royal Marines recruits: a prospective cohort study (Elsevier, 2019-07)Skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) are a serious health issue for military personnel. Of particular importance are those caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and Panton-Valentine leucocidin (PVL)-positive ...
Patella height as defined by patella-trochlear articulation on MRI scan-a systemic review of current evidence. (Thieme, 2019-07)The objective of this study is to investigate what are the normal values, cutoff values, and optimal method of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scan for patella height focusing on patella-trochlear index (PTI). Electronic ...