Orthopedics Today


The following articles appeared in the print edition of ORTHOPEDICS TODAY.

Table of Contents

Strategies to optimize surgeon education are vital

Anthony A. Romeo, MD; Rachel M. Frank, MD

With or without past concussion, athletes had similar cognitive testing results

Arthroscopic suture fixation of tibial spine avulsions yielded excellent outcomes

An important notice you may be missing

David M. Glaser, JD

Six diagnostic tools showed equal utility for PJI in meta-analysis

Cover Story

Robotic-assisted systems may lead to more accurate knee arthroplasty procedures

In the Journals

Bundled payment model linked with reduced Medicare payments for joint replacement

Baseball players with UCL tears had increased humeral torsion in nondominant arm

Infection Watch

Role of microbiome in arthritic disease may be next frontier in medicine

Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS; Noam Shohat, MD; Majd Tarabichi, MD

Meeting News

VIDEO: Malchau discusses wear of highly crosslinked polyethylene, standard diameter ceramic or cobalt chrome femoral heads

Speaker: Surgeons should maximize their worth when negotiating employment contracts

Overlapping surgery showed operative factors comparable to non-overlapping surgery

Little radiographic change seen in the first 3 months after intramedullary nailing

VIDEO: Gender may affect outcomes after THA, TKA

VIDEO: McIntyre discusses employee contracts for orthopedic surgeons

Dorsal spanning plates showed 100% union rate, aided anatomic reduction of complex distal radius fractures

Greater BMI may delay recovery of hamstring strength after ACL reconstruction in pediatric patients

Orthopedics Today Grand Rounds

A 41-year-old man in rural Malawi with left thigh pain

Grant Garcia, MD; Hao-Hua Wu, BA; Linda Chokotho, MBBS, MPH


Is there clear evidence that robotic-assisted TKA is more advantageous than standard TKA?

Surgical Technique

Modified Stoppa approach is effective for fixing acetabular fractures from the front

Cyril Mauffrey, MD, FACS, FRCS; Nicholas A. Alfonso, MD; Mark E. Hake, MD; Austin Heare, MD