All publications of “Edgar Santiago Valesin Filho”

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Interobserver reproducibility of radiographic evaluation of lumbar spine instability

Saulo de Tarso de Sá Pereira Segundo, Edgar Santiago Valesin Filho, Mario Lenza, Durval do Carmo Barros Santos, Laercio Alberto Rosemberg, Mario Ferretti

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082016AO3489

ABSTRACTObjective:To measure the interobserver reproducibility of the radiographic evaluation of lumbar spine instability.Methods:Measurements of the dynamic radiographs of the lumbar spine in lateral view were performed, evaluating the anterior translation and the angulation among the vertebral bodies. The tests were evaluated at workstations of the organization, through the Carestream Health Vue RIS (PACS), version 11.0.12.14 Inc. 2009© system.Results:Agreement in detecting cases of radiographic instability among the observers varied from 88.1 to 94.4%, and the agreement coefficients AC1 were all above […]

Analysis of epidemiology, lifestyle, and psychosocial factors in patients with back pain admitted to an orthopedic emergency unit

Alberto Ofenhejm Gotfryd, Edgar Santiago Valesin Filho, Dan Carai Maia Viola, Mario Lenza, Joselito Adriano da Silva, Angélica Santos Emi, [...]

DOI: 10.1590/S1679-45082015AO3320

ABSTRACTObjective:To correlate epidemiological data, lifestyle, and psychosocial factors as predictors for clinical manifestation of back pain in patients treated at the orthopedic emergency unit of a Brazilian tertiary care hospital, and to evaluate their interest in participating in a hypothetical program for physical rehabilitation.Methods:This is an observational cross-sectional study. We evaluated 210 patients from the emergency department of a tertiary hospital with a major complaint of back pain. We used: epidemiological multiple-choice questionnaires developed for this study; Oswestry questionnaire for […]