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Wimalawansa SM, Lopez RR, de Lucas FG, De Smet L, Boin MA, Dorweiler M, Degreef I. Salvage of Failed Achilles Tendon Interposition Arthroplasty for DRUJ Instability After Ulnar Head Resection With Aptis Prosthesis. Hand (N Y). 2017 Sep;12(5):476-483. doi: 10.1177/1558944716676251. Epub 2016 Oct 28. 

Reissner L, Böttger K, Klein HJ, Calcagni M, Giesen T. Midterm Results of Semiconstrained Distal Radioulnar Joint Arthroplasty and Analysis of Complications. J Wrist Surg. 2016 Nov;5(4):290-296. Epub 2016 Apr 28. 

Giwa L, Spacey K, Packer G. Management of a complex, Multioperated Intra-Articular Distal Radius Fracture. J Wrist Surg. 2015 Aug;4(3):179-82. doi:10.1055/s-0035-1558832

Rampazzo A, Gharb BB, Brock G, Scheker LR. Functional Outcomes of the Aptis-Scheker Distal Radioulnar Joint Replacement in Patients Under 40 years Old. J Hand Surg Am. 2015 Jul;40(7): 1397-1403.e3. doi: 10.1015/j.jhsa.2015.04.028 

Sander AL, Ebert F, Marzi I, Frank J. Outcome after Implantation of the Aptis Total Distal radioulnar Joint Replacement Prosthesis [Article in German] Handchir Mikrochir Plast Chir. 2015 Jun 15. [Epub ahead of print] 

Kachooei AR, Chase SM, Jupiter JB. Outcome Assessment after Aptis Distal Radioulnar Joint (DRUJ) Arthroplasty. Arch Bone Jt Surg 2014 Sep;2(3):180-4. Epub 2014 Sep 15. 

Martinez Villen G, Garcia Martinez B, Aso Vizan A. Total distal radioulnar joint prosthesis as salvage surgery in multioperated patients. Chir Main. 2014 Dec;33(6):390-5. doi: 10.1016/j.main. 2014.09.004. Epub 2014 Oct 22. 

Galvis EJ, Pessa J, Scheker LR. Total joint arthroplasty of the distal radioulnar joint for rheumatoid arthritis. J Hand Surg Am. 2014 Sep;39(9):1699-704. 

Kakar S, Fox T, Wagner E, Berger R. Linked distal radioulnar joint arthroplasty: an analysis of the APTIS prosthesis. J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2014 Sep;39(7):739-44. 

Bizimunga RS, Dodds SD. Objective outcomes following semi-contrained total distal radioulnar joint arthroplasty. J Wrist Surg. 2013 Nov;2(4):319-23. 

Espinosa-Gutierrez A, Romo-Rodriguez R. Semicontrained bipolar implant arthroplasty of the distal radioulnar joint. Case report [Article in Spanish]. Cir Cir 2013 Jan-Feb;81(1):55-9. 

Savvidou C, Murphy E, Mailhot E, Jacob S, Scheker LR, Semiconstrained Distal Radioulnar Joint Prosthesis. J Wrist Surg 2013; 01:1-8. 

Degreef I, De Smet L., The Scheker distal radioulnar joint arthroplasty to unravel a virtually unsolvable problem. Acta Orthop Belg. 2013 Apr;79(2):141-5 

Axelsson P, Sollerman C. Constrained implant arthroplasty as a secondary procedure at the distal radioulnar joint: early outcomes. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Jun;38(6):1111-8. 

Scheker LR, Martineau DW, Distal Radioulnar Joint Constrained Arthroplasty. Hand Clin 29 (2013) 113-121.

Zimmerman RM, Jupiter JB, Outcomes of a self-constrained distal radioulnar joint arthroplasty: a case series of six patients, Hand 2011; 6:460-465. 

Coffey MJ, Scheker LR, Thirdannad SM. Total distal radioulnar joint arthroplasty in adults with symptomatic Madelung’s deformity. Hand (NY) 2009; March 21 [Epub ahead of print]. 

Scheker LR. Arthritis of the distal radioulnar joint. Tech in Orthopaedics 2009; 3(24)1: 32-41. 

Laurentin-Perez LA, Goodwin AN, Babb BA, Scheker LR. A study of functional outcomes following implantation of a total distal radioulnar joint prosthesis. J Hand Surg 2008; 33E(1):18-28. 

Scheker LR. Implant arthroplasty for the distal radioulnar joint. J Hand Surg 2008; 33A(9): 1639-1644. 

Scheker LR, Babb BA. Distal radioulnar joint prosthesis. In: Slutsky DJ, Osterman AL, eds. Fractures and Injuries of the Distal Radius and Carpus: The Cutting Edge. Elsevier Health Sciences, 2008; 373. 

Strigel RM, Richardson ML. Distal radioulnar joint arthroplasty with a Scheker prosthesis. Radiology Case Reports 2006;1(2):66-68. 

Scheker LR, Ozer L. Distal radioulnar joint problems and treatment options. Orthopedics 2006; Jan; 29(1):38-49. 

Shaaban H, Giakas G, Bolton M,Williams R, Wicks P, Scheker LR, Lees VC. The load-bearing characteristics of the forearm: pattern of axial and bending force transmitted through ulna and radius. J Hand Surg 2006; June; 31B(3): 274-279. 

Shaaban H, Giakas G, Bolton M, Williams R, Wicks P, Scheker LR, Lees VC. The distal radioulnar joint as a load-bearing mechanism—a biomechanical study. J Hand Surg 2004; Jan;29A(1):85-89. 

Scheker LR, Ozer K. A simple method of physical examination for the diagnosis of distal radioulnar joint incongruity. Eur J Plast Surg 2004;27:42-43. 

Scheker, LR, Ozer K. Ligamentous stabilization of the distal radioulnar joint. Tech Hand Upper Extr Surg 2004; Dec; 8(4):239-246. 

Scheker LR, Severo A. Ulnar shortening for the treatment of early post-traumatic osteoarthritis at the distal radioulnar joint. J Hand Surg 2001; 26B(1):41-44. 

Scheker LR, Babb BA, Killion PE. Distal ulnar prosthetic replacement. Orthop Clin North Am 2001; 32(2):365-376. 

Scheker LR. Distal radioulnar joint prostheses to rescue the so-called salvage procedures. In: Simmen BR, Allieu Y, Lluch A, et al, eds. Hand Arthroplasties. London: Martin Dunitz, 2000; 151-158. 

Scheker LR, von Schroder H. Dorsal stabilization of the distal radioulnar joint. Tech Hand Upper Extr Surg 1998; Dec; 2(4):234-241. 

Lees VC, Scheker LR. The radiological demonstration of dynamic ulnar impingement. J Hand Surg 1997; 22B(4):448-450. 

Tsuruta T, Rosales RS, Scheker LR. Evaluation of reconstructions of the unstable distal ulna. Hand Surgery 1996; 1:2:167-175. 

Scheker LR, Belliappa PP, Acosta R, German DS. Reconstruction of the dorsal ligament of the triangular fibrocartilage complex. J Hand Surg 1994; June; 19B(3):310-318. 

Acosta R, Hnat W, Scheker LR. Distal radio-ulnar ligament motion during supination and pronation. J Hand Surg Br. 1993; Aug; 18B(4):502-505. 

Scheker LR, Ozer K, Babb BA. Distal radioulnar joint problems and solutions. In: Venkataswami R, eds, Functional Hand Following Trauma. India: Jaybee Brothers;465-482. 

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