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Orthopaedics and Traumatology: research

The Orthopaedic Surgery and Trauma Department of the SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital has an average of 12 annual publications indexed in national and international journals and leads different research projects:

  • Correction of foot bone deformities using percutaneous surgery. Main researcher: Jorge Knörr Giménez.
  • Application of bone endoscopy (osteoscopy) in paediatric bone conditions. Main researcher: Jorge Knörr Giménez.
  • The role of PRP in tissue repair in sports injuries and osteochondral lesions of the knee and hip. Main researcher: Jorge Knörr Giménez.
  • Real-time elastography study in musculoskeletal conditions in mucopolysaccharidoses. Main researcher: Rosendo Ullot.
  • Genetic profile of idiopathic scoliosis. Main researcher: Pedro Doménech Fernández.
  • Dysplasia of the shoulder secondary to obstetric brachial plexus palsy: model in rats. Main researcher: Francisco Soldado Carrera.
  • Revascularisation of massive bone allografts with vascularised periosteum: model in rabbits. Main researcher: Francisco Soldado Carrera.
  • Biomechanical study of the femoral stem in total knee arthroplasty. Analysis using finite elements. Main researcher: Ferran Torner Rubies.
  • Potentiation of osteogenesis in complex pseudoarthrosis with vascularised periosteum. Main researcher: Francisco Soldado Carrera.
  • Self-perception and self esteem after elbow release in children with spastic hemiplegia. Main researcher: Francisco Soldado Carrera.
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