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For over 40 years, Orthopedics has been the preferred choice of orthopedic surgeons for clinically relevant information. A bimonthly, 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:

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2019 Impact Factor 1.409

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Past Issue
  • October Supplement 2002
  • Volume 25 · Issue 10

Spinal Applications of Bioabsorbable Implants

Alexander R Vaccaro, MD; Luke Madigan, MD

Orthopedics. 2002;25(10):S1115-S1120 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20021002-01

Use of Polylactide Resorbable Film as an Adhesion Barrier

William C Welch, MD; G Bryan Cornwall, PhD, PEng; Jeffrey M Toth, PhD; A Simon Turner, BVSc, MS, Dipl ACVS; Kevin A Thomas, PhD; Peter C Gersten, MD, MPH; Edwin M Nemoto, PhD

Orthopedics. 2002;25(10):S1121-S1130 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20021002-02

Evaluation of 70/30 D,L-PLa for Use as a Resorbable Interbody Fusion Cage

Jeffrey M Toth, PhD; Mei Wang, PHD; Jeffrey L Scifert, PhD; G Bryan Cornwall, PhD, PEng; Bradley T Estes, MS; Howard B Seim, III, DVM, Dipl ACVS; A Simon Turner, BVSc, MS, Dipl ACVS

Orthopedics. 2002;25(10):S1131-S1140 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20021002-03

Resorbable Cages for Spinal Fusion: An Experimental Goat Model

P I J M Wuisman, MD; M van Dijk, MD; T H Smit, MD

Orthopedics. 2002;25(10):S1141-S1148 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20021002-04

Feasibility of a Resorbable Anterior Cervical Graft Containment Plate

Christopher P Ames, MD; Neil R Crawford, PhD; Robert H Chamberlain, BSE; G Bryan Cornwall, PhD; Eric Nottmeier, MD; Volker K H Sonntag, MD

Orthopedics. 2002;25(10):S1149-S1155 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20021002-05

Bioabsorbable Anterior Lumbar Plate Fixation in Conjunction with Anterior Interbody Fusion Cages

Denis J DiAngelo, PhD; Scott Kitchel, MD; Bobby J McVay, MSc; Jeffrey L Scifert, PhD; G Bryan Cornwall, PhD

Orthopedics. 2002;25(10):S1157-S1165 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20021002-06

Use of a Resorbable Sheet in Iliac Crest Reconstruction in a Sheep Model

G Bryan Cornwall, PhD, PEng; Kevin A Thomas, PhD; A Simon Turner, BVSc, MS, Dipl ACVS; Donna L Wheeler, PhD; William R Taylor, MD

Orthopedics. 2002;25(10):S1167-S1171 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20021002-07

Resorbable Posterolateral Graft Containment in a Rabbit Spinal Fusion Model

Ashley R Poynton, MD, FRCS (Tr&Orth); Emre Tomin, BS; G Bryan Cornwall, PhD, PEng; Fengyu Zheng, MD; Joseph M Lane, MD

Orthopedics. 2002;25(10):S1173-S1177 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20021002-08

Applications of a Resorbable Interbody Spacer via a Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion Technique

Joseph T Alexander, MD; Charles L Branch, Jr, MD; Brian R Subach, MD; Regis W Haid, Jr, MD

Orthopedics. 2002;25(10):S1185-S1189 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20021002-10

Use of a Bioabsorbable Anterior Cervical Plate in the Treatment of Cervical Degenerative and Traumatic Disk Disruption

Alexander R Vaccaro, MD; Benjamin H Venger, MD, FACS; Peter M Kelleher; Kush Singh, MD; John A Carrino, MD; Todd Albert, MD; Alan Hilibrand, MD

Orthopedics. 2002;25(10):S1191-S1199 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20021002-11

New Directions in Bioabsorbable Technology

Stephen M Warren, MD; Karl Sylvester, MD; Constance M Chen, MD, MPH; Marc H Hedrick, MD; Michael T Longaker, MD

Orthopedics. 2002;25(10):S1201-S1210 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20021002-12

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