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For over 35 years, Orthopedics has been the preferred choice of orthopedic surgeons for clinically relevant information. A bimonthly, peer-reviewed journal, Orthopedics offers clinically valuable, original articles covering all aspects of adult and pediatric orthopedic surgery and treatment. Edited by Robert D'Ambrosia, MD, and an Editorial Board of over 100 orthopedists, Orthopedics is the source to turn to for guidance in your practice. Begin to explore the Journal and all of its great benefits such as:

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  • Volume 39 · Issue 3
Table of Contents
Guest Editorial
Feature Article

Do Well-Balanced Primary TKA Patients Achieve Better Outcomes Within the First Year After Surgery?

Frank Lampe, MD; Carlos J. Marques, PT, MSc; Franziska Fiedler; Anusch Sufi-Siavach, MD; Georg Matziolis, MD, PhD

Feature Article

Midterm Results After Coated and Uncoated TKA: A Randomized Controlled Study

Franziska Beyer; Cornelia Lützner; Stephan Kirschner, MD; Jörg Lützner, MD

Feature Article

How Much Improvement in Patient Activity Can Be Expected After TKA?

Cornelia Lützner; Franziska Beyer; Stephan Kirschner, MD; Jörg Lützner, MD

Feature Article

Influence of Surface Coating on Metal Ion Release: Evaluation in Patients With Metal Allergy

Peter Thomas, MD; Thomas Weik, Dr-Ing; Gabriele Roider, PhD; Burkhard Summer, PhD; Marc Thomsen, MD

Feature Article
Feature Article

TKA for Posttraumatic Osteoarthritis Is More Complex and Needs More Surgical Resources

Julian Dexel, MD; Franziska Beyer; Cornelia Lützner; Christian Kleber, MD; Jörg Lützner, MD

Feature Article

Tibiofemoral Rotation During Sit-to-Stand Activity After TKA

Brooke A. Sanford, PhD; John L. Williams, PhD; Kyle D. Huffman, MS; Audrey R. Zucker-Levin, PhD; William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD

Feature Article

Total Knee Post-Cam Design Variations and Their Effects on Kinematics and Wear Patterns

William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD; Julie Lowell, BS; Genymphas Higgs, MS; Steven Kurtz, PhD

Feature Article

Effect of Rotational Component Alignment on Clinical Outcome 5 to 7 Years After TKA With the Columbus Knee System

Friedrich W. Thielemann, MD; Lukas Konstantinids, MD; Georg W. Herget, MD; Dagmar Knothe, MD; Peter Helwig, MD; Norbert P. Sudkamp, MD, PhD; Oliver Hauschild, MD

Feature Article

Postoperative Radiographic Assessment of the Vega Posterior-Stabilized TKA

Austin M. Beason, BSc; Haining Zhang, MD, PhD; Afshin A. Anoushiravani, BSc; Zain Sayeed, MSc, MHA; Monique C. Chambers, MD, MSL; Mouhanad M. El-Othmani, MD; William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD; Khaled J. Saleh, MD, MSc, FRCS(C), MHCM, CPE

Feature Article

Economics of All-Polyethylene Versus Metal-Backed Tibial Prosthesis Designs

Monique C. Chambers, MD, MSL; Mouhanad M. El-Othmani, MD; Zain Sayeed, MSc, MHA; Afshin Anoushiravani, BSc; Anne-Kathrin Schnur; William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD; Khaled J. Saleh, BSc, MD, MSc, FRCS(C), MHCM, CPE

Feature Article

Assessing Tibial Tray Rotation in TKA: A Cadaveric Study

Sam Hakki, MD; Mouhanad M. El-Othmani, MD; Christian Gabriel, PhD; William M. Mihalko, MD, PhD; Khaled J. Saleh, BSc, MD, MSc, FRCS(C), MHCM, CPE

Feature Article

10-Year Survival of Navigated Versus Conventional TKAs: A Retrospective Study

Jana Aleska Baumbach, MD; Roland Willburger, MD; Rolf Haaker, MD; Marcus Dittrich, MD; Steffen Kohler, MD

Feature Article

Navigated TKA After Osteotomy Versus Primary Navigated TKA: A Matched-Pair Analysis

Vanessa Fröhlich, MD; Sabrina Johandl, MD; Peter De Zwart, MD; Ulrich Stöckle, MD; Björn Gunnar Ochs, MD

Feature Article

A Comparative Study Between Patient-Specific Instrumentation and Conventional Technique in TKA

Seung-Hun Lee, MD; Eun-Kyoo Song, MD, PhD; Jong-Keun Seon, MD, PhD; Young-Jun Seol, MD; Jatin Prakash, MD; Won-Gyun Lee, MD