Orthopedics Today


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

Table of Contents

Persistent axial neck pain frequent following cervical disc arthroplasty

More postoperative THA complications found in patients with lupus vs OA

No clinical advantages seen with custom cutting guides for TKA

Slightly higher patient satisfaction rate found with patella resurfacing

PRP did not improve clinical outcomes of hip arthroscopy for labral tears

Study on SCFE patients highlights importance of early weight management

Cover Story

PQRS: Health care focus shifts from volume to value

In the Journals

Blood loss, hospital stay do not decrease with PRP use during TKA

Infection Watch

Laminar airflow operating rooms: Are they needed for joint arthroplasty?

Alisina Shahi, MD; Javad Parvizi, MD, FRCS

Meeting News Coverage

Spacer aspiration, C-reactive protein unable to determine timing for TKA

More revision seen with hamstring tendon autograft fixation combinations using biodegradable screws

Vancomycin plus gentamicin-loaded spacers associated with higher microbiological eradication

Lateral decubital position shows lower recurrent shoulder instability rate vs. beach chair positon

Early results indicate bioresorbable calcium phosphate cement effective for tibial plateau fractures

Stable outcomes found with isolated medial patellofemoral reconstruction

Orthopedic Medical Legal Advisor

Complications: Acceptable or not?

B. Sonny Bal, MD, JD, MBA; Lawrence H. Brenner, JD

Orthopedics Today Commentary

Age is just a number

Anthony A. Romeo, MD

Round Tables

Panel discusses epidemic of youth sports injuries, role of prevention programs

Rush Grand Rounds

A 48-year-old woman with right knee pain

Nicholas Brown, MD; Rachel M. Frank, MD; John Fernandez, MD; Craig J. Della Valle, MD

Surgical Technique

Suspension technique provides superior visualization, capsular protection

Richard C. Mather III, MD; Vasili Karas, MD; Andrew E. Federer, MD; Struan H. Coleman, MD, PhD; Shane J. Nho, MD

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