Essays about: "arthroscopy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the word arthroscopy.

  1. 1. Automatic segmentation of articular cartilage in arthroscopic images using deep neural networks and multifractal analysis

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för medicinsk teknik; Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för medicinsk teknik

    Author : Mikael Ångman; Hampus Viken; [2020]
    Keywords : Convolutional neural networks; multifractal analysis; arthroscopy; semantic segmentation; wavelet leaders; wavelet p-leaders;

    Abstract : Osteoarthritis is a large problem affecting many patients globally, and diagnosis of osteoarthritis is often done using evidence from arthroscopic surgeries. Making a correct diagnosis is hard, and takes years of experience and training on thousands of images. READ MORE

  2. 2. A retrospective cohort study evaluating the risk of re-arthroscopy two years after Anterior Cruciate Ligament reconstruction

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Rasmus Erlandsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Anterior Cruciate Ligament; ACL; ACL-reconstruction; The Swedish National Anterior Cruciate Ligament register; Region Örebro county;

    Abstract : Introduction: The Anterior Cruciate ligament (ACL) is one of the most important ligaments in the knee providing joint stability. Rupture of ACL is the most common sports injury. About half of the patients undergo surgical reconstruction. The Orthopaedic clinic in Region Örebro county underwent a reorganization in 2016. READ MORE

  3. 3. Finding the Socioeconomic Gradient in Knee Arthroscopies: A Descriptive Study of the Horizontal Equity in the Swedish Orthopedic Sector

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Elvira Anderson; Shannon Felländer Tsai; [2019]
    Keywords : socioeconomic gradient; equity; healthcare; healthcare access; orthopedic healthcare;

    Abstract : Research on the graded association between socioeconomic status and healthcare access for non-fatal diseases has expanded in recent years. Since burdens from non-fatal diseases are increasing globally, and health expenditures represent a growing share of GDP in most developed countries, the phenomenon is worth studying through an economic lens. READ MORE

  4. 4. Lower extremity function in patients following hip arthroscopy and an asymptomatic control group. A cross-sectional comparison based on self- reported outcomes and performance based measures.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för idrottsvetenskap (ID)

    Author : Johanna Nilsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Hip arthroscopy; Femuroacetabular impingement; Performance-based measures; self-reported outcomes; Hip pain.;

    Abstract : Background: This study aimed to evaluate physical function, measured with self-reported outcomes and performance-based measures (PBMs), in patients 6-10 months following hip arthroscopy (HA) compared to an asymptomatic control group.   Methods: A cross-sectional comparison (21 patients, 22 controls) based on self-reported outcomes (HAGOS), range of motion (ROM), muscle strength and PBMs (The Y-balance test (cm), medial and lateral triple hop test (cm) and Illinois agility test (s)). READ MORE

  5. 5. Hur skiljer sig olika diagnostiska metoder i förmåga att identifiera strukturer och patologiska förändringar i bakknä hos häst?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Caroline Frisch; [2017]
    Keywords : häst; led; bakknä; diagnostik; röntgen; ultraljud; artroskopi;

    Abstract : Skador i knäleden hos häst är en vanlig orsak till hälta och/eller nedsatt prestation. En skada på någon av strukturerna i leden leder ofta till instabilitet och minskad kongruens mellan ledytorna och till följd av detta en onormal belastning på leden. Instabilitet i leden kan bidra till att osteoartrit utvecklas. READ MORE