Issue: November 2020
November 04, 2020
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EFORT Open Reviews: A round-up of recently published articles

Issue: November 2020
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EFORT Open Reviews is the new open access journal from EFORT and Bone & Joint Publishing. All articles are free to read online with no subscription required.

Editor-in-Chief Foreword

EFORT Open Reviews: Turbulence
Pierre Hoffmeyer


EFORT Open Reviews: The editor-in-chief’s perspective
George Bentley

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EFORT Open Reviews



Congress Theme: Harmonisation and diversity
Philippe Neyret and Pierre Hoffmeyer

Instructional Lecture: Basic Science

Frontiers in non-union research
Enrique Gómez-Barrena, Norma G. Padilla-Eguiluz, and Philippe Rosset

Instructional Lecture: Basic Science

Extracorporeal shock wave therapy: An update
Vinzenz Auersperg and Klemens Trieb

Instructional Lecture: General Orthopaedics

Artificial intelligence in orthopaedics: False hope or not? A narrative review along the line of Gartner’s hype cycle
Jacobien H.F. Oosterhoff and Job N. Doornberg

Instructional Lecture: General Orthopaedics

Prevention of infection in primary THA and TK
Philip F. Dobson and Michael R. Reed

Instructional Lecture: General Orthopaedics

Definition and diagnosis of fracture-related infection
Martin McNally, Geertje Govaert, Maria Dudareva, Mario Morgenstern, and Willem-Jan Metsemakers

Instructional Lecture: Shoulder & Elbow

Glenoid fractures of the shoulder
Peter Ström

Instructional Lecture: Hand & Wrist

Intramedullary compression screw fixation of metacarpal and phalangeal fractures
Marco Guidi, Florian S. Frueh, Inga Besmens, and Maurizio Calcagni

Instructional Lecture: Hip

Hip preservation
Markus S. Hanke, Florian Schmaranzer, Simon D. Steppacher, Till D. Lerch, and Klaus A. Siebenrock

Instructional Lecture: Hip

Total hip arthroplasty for sickle cell osteonecrosis: Guidelines for perioperative management
Philippe Hernigou, Victor Housset, Jacques Pariat, Arnaud Dubory, and Charles Henri Flouzat Lachaniette

Instructional Lecture: Knee

The menisci and articular cartilage: A life-long fascination
Sebastian Kopf, Manuel-Paul Sava, Christian Stärke, and Roland Becker

Instructional Lecture: Knee

Individualized surgery in primary total knee arthroplasty
Theofilos Karachalios and George A. Komnos

Instructional Lecture: Knee

Trends in the treatment of infected knee arthroplasty
Ismail Remzi Tözün, Vahit Emre Ozden, Goksel Dikmen, and Kayahan Karaytu

Instructional Lecture: Foot & Ankle

Aseptic (avascular) bone necrosis in the foot and ankle
Xavier Martin Oliva and Antonio Viladot Voegeli

Instructional Lecture: Spine

A painful unknown: Sacroiliac joint diagnosis and treatment
Jean-Charles Le Huec, Stephane Bourret, Wendy Thompson, Christian Daulouede, and Thibault Cloché

Instructional Lecture: Trauma

Proximal femur fractures in patients taking anticoagulants
Ioannis V. Papachristos and Peter V. Giannoudis

Instructional Lecture: Trauma

Anterior approaches to the acetabulum: Which one to choose?
Tim Pohlemann, Steven C. Herath, Benedikt J. Braun, Mika F. Rollmann, Tina Histing, and Antonius Pizanis

Instructional Lecture: Trauma

Knee arthroplasty for acute fractures around the knee
Thomas Tampere, Matthieu Ollivier, Christophe Jacquet, Maxime Fabre-Aubrespy, and Sébastien Parratte

Instructional Lecture: Trauma

Advanced techniques in amputation surgery and prosthetic technology in the lower extremity
Gerhard M. Hobusch, Kevin Döring, Rickard Brånemark, and Reinhard Windhager

General Orthopaedics

Diversity in orthopaedics and traumatology: A global perspective
The International Orthopaedic Diversity Alliance


Diverse approaches to scoliosis in young children
Alpaslan Senkoylu, Rolf B. Riise, Emre Acaroglu, and Ilkka Helenius


Global diversity in bearings in primary THA
Georgios Tsikandylakis, Soren Overgaard, Luigi Zagra, and Johan Kärrholm

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