Print ISSN: 0147-7447
Online ISSN: 1938-2367

For over 35 years, Orthopedics has been the preferred choice of orthopedic surgeons for clinically relevant information. A monthly, 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:

• Columns including Tips & Techniques, The Cutting Edge, and Radiologic Case Study
• Access to current articles, as well as several years of archived content
• Continuing Medical Education credits available each month

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  • Current Issue
  • February 2015
  • Volume 38 · Issue 2
Table of Contents
Radiologic Case Study

Radiologic Case Study

Eugene Bivins, BS; Jasim A. Alidina, BS; Laura W. Bancroft, MD

Guest Editorial


Bennie G. Lindeque, MD


Erratum for “Modified Retro-Tubercle Opening-Wedge Versus Conventional High Tibial Osteotomy”

Tips & Techniques

Leg Hammock for Closed Reduction of Tibial Shaft Fractures

Colyn Watkins, MD; Dane Todd, MD; Sarah Jamieson, MSN, ANP-BC; Ashton Mansour, MD

Tips & Techniques

Collagen Nerve Wrap for Median Nerve Scarring

Zinon T. Kokkalis, MD; Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Efstathios G. Ballas, MD; Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos, MD; Panayotis N. Soucacos, MD

Trauma Update

Temporary Transarticular K-wire Fixation of Critical Ankle Injuries at Risk: A Neglected “Damage Control” Strategy?

Jamie Friedman, MD; Anhchi Ly, MA; Cyril Mauffrey, MD; Philip F. Stahel, MD

CME Review Article

Bundled Payments in Orthopedic Surgery

Brandon D. Bushnell, MD, MBA

Feature Article

Biomechanical Properties of Labral Repair: Simple Versus Vertical Suture Pattern

Jason Hanna, MD; Amanda O. Esquivel, PhD; David Lemos, MD; Nikhil G. Pandhi, DO; Jeffrey S. Staron, MD; Stephen E. Lemos, MD, PhD

Feature Article

Resection and Reconstruction of Pelvic Bone Tumors

Andrea Angelini, MD; Teresa Calabrò, MD; Elisa Pala, MD; Giulia Trovarelli, MD; Marco Maraldi, MD; Pietro Ruggieri, MD, PhD

Feature Article

C1–C2 Pedicle Screw Fixation for Treatment of Old Odontoid Fractures

Lei Qi, MD; Mu Li, MD; Shuai Zhang, MD; Haipeng Si, MD; Jingsong Xue, MD

Feature Article

Stacked-Blade, Single-Cut, Ulnar-Shortening Osteotomy

Kevin J. Renfree, MD; Ryan A. Odgers, MD

Feature Article

Inferior Glenosphere Placement Reduces Scapular Notching in Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Xinning Li, MD; Joshua S. Dines, MD; Russell F. Warren, MD; Edward V. Craig, MD, MPH; David M. Dines, MD

Feature Article

Outcomes After Hip Arthroscopy in Patients With Workers’ Compensation Claims

John P. Salvo, MD; Sommer Hammoud, MD; Russell Flato, BA; Nicole Sgromolo, BA; Elliot S. Mendelsohn, MD

Feature Article

Preoperative Embolization for Bone Metastasis From Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Wanlim Kim, MD; Ilkyu Han, MD, PhD; Hwan Jun Jae, MD, PhD; Seungcheol Kang, MD; Sang A. Lee, BS; Jong Seop Kim, MD, PhD; Han-Soo Kim, MD, PhD

Feature Article

Patient-Related Factors Influencing Ulnar-Shortening Osteotomy Outcomes Using the Trimed Dynamic Compression Plate

Purab Viswanath, MD; Nathan A. Monaco, MD; John D. Lubahn, MD

Feature Article

Mini-Midvastus Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients With Severe Varus Deformity

Hao-Chen Liu, MD; Feng-Chih Kuo, MD; Chung-Chen Huang, MD; Jun-Wen Wang, MD

Feature Article

Gelatin Matrix Use Reduces Postoperative Bleeding After Total Knee Arthroplasty

John H. Velyvis, MD

Feature Article

Morphologic Study of Posterior Articular Depression in Schatzker IV Fractures

Qilin Zhai, MD; Chengfang Hu, MD; Yafeng Xu, MD; Dan Wang, MD; Congfeng Luo, MD, PhD

Feature Article

Comparison of Open and Percutaneous Lumbar Pedicle Screw Revision Rate Using 3-D Image Guidance and Intraoperative CT

Edward Rainier G. Santos, MD; Jonathan N. Sembrano, MD; Sharon C. Yson, MD; David W. Polly, MD

Feature Article

Outcomes of Operative Versus Nonoperative Treatment of Displaced Pediatric Clavicle Fractures

Lindsey S. Hagstrom, MD; Michael Ferrick, MD; Robert Galpin, MD

Case Report

Bilateral Femur Fractures Associated With Short-term Bisphosphonate Use

Aiman Rifai, DO; Sina Pourtaheri, MD; Andrew Carbone, BS; John J. Callaghan, MD; Chris M. Stadler, MD; Nicole Record, DO; Kimona Issa, MD

Case Report

Terrible Triad Elbow Fracture-Dislocation With Triceps and Flexor-Pronator Mass Avulsion

Varun K. Gajendran, MD; Julius A. Bishop, MD

Case Report

Transplantation of a Tibial Osteochondral Allograft to Restore a Large Glenoid Osteochondral Defect

Christopher L. Camp, MD; Jonathan D. Barlow, MD; Aaron J. Krych, MD