Orthopedics Today


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

Table of Contents

Favorable results seen with arthroscopic treatment of FAI with borderline dysplasia

Greatest risk of symptomatic pulmonary embolism found in first week following TJA

Study: Surgery better than conservative care for hamstring injuries

Cover Story

Recommendations for patient activity after knee replacement vary among surgeons

In the Journals

Acetabular labral base and circumferential suture repair showed similar outcomes

Meeting News Coverage

Patients taking opioids for lumbar pain have differing surgical expectations

VIDEO: TLIF may offer narrow advantage over PSF for spondylolisthesis

NSAIDs can help manage spine pain postoperatively without opioids

VIDEO: Lonner describes transverse process trajectory technique

Flexion pattern injuries linked to poorer outcomes in children with supracondylar humerus fractures

Functional outcomes after intertrochanteric hip fractures improved with antegrade nail device

Close contact casting, ORIF for unstable ankle fractures equivalent at 6 months

Preserving the posterior ligament complex in lumbar surgery may mitigate adjacent segment disease

Orthopedic Medical Legal Advisor

Case of the month: Medical malpractice liability in a DVT case

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

Orthopedics Today Commentary

Consider the patient experience perspective

Anthony A. Romeo, MD

Round Tables

Obesity epidemic: The ‘hidden’ comorbidity in our patient care

Rush Grand Rounds

A 44-year-old man with right ankle pain and weakness

Marina J. Rodriguez, MD; Veasna T. Srey, DPM; Brian R. Waterman, MD

Surgical Technique

UCL reconstruction with double-docking and standard-docking techniques

Brandon J. Erickson, MD; Peter N. Chalmers, MD; Mark S. Cohen, MD; Anthony A. Romeo, MD