Orthopedics: Clinical. Trusted. Independent.

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
  • December 2004
  • Volume 27 · Issue 12
letter to the editor
guest editorial

Doping in Ancient and Modern Olympic Games

Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos, MD, DSc; Andreas F Mavrogenis, MD; Panayotis N Soucacos, MD

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1226-1231 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-05

blue notes

The Cochrane Content: A Decade of Data

Charles Sorbie, MB, ChB, FRCS(E), FRCS(C

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1233 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-06

To Stiff Or Not Too Stiff?

Charles Sorbie, MB, ChB, FRCS(E), FRCS(C

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1233-1234 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-07

Archibald Leman Cochrane (1909-1988)

Charles Sorbie, MB, ChB, FRCS(E), FRCS(C

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1234 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-09

Comings and Goings

Charles Sorbie, MB, ChB, FRCS(E), FRCS(C

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1234 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-08

tips & techniques

Fixation of Chevron Trochanteric Osteotomy With Two Wire Loops In Isolated Acetabular Component Revision

Konstantinos T Panousis, MD; Stavros D Tsifetakis, MD; John Orfanos, MD; Philippos Giannoulis, MD; John Pilichos, MD; Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos, MD, DSc

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1236-1239 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-10

pharmacology update

Low-Molecular-Weight Heparin Use in Special Populations

Peter N Johnson, PHARMD; Kelly M Smith, PharmD

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1245-1248 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-12

sports medicine update

Sideline Management of Acute Knee Injuries

James R Gardiner, MD; James A Madaleno, ATC; Darren L Johnson, MD

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1250-1254 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-13

Review Article

Chordoma of the Spine: Clinicopathological Features, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Panayiotis J Papagelopoulos, MD, DSc; Andreas F Mavrogenis, MD; Evanthia C Galanis, MD; Olga D Savvidou, MD; Petros J Boscainos, MD; Pavlos G Katonis, MD; Franklin H Sim, MD

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1256-1263 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-14

Feature Article

Preservation of Bone Mineral Density of the Proximal Femur Following Hemisurface Arthroplasty

Harlan C Amstutz, MD; Edward Ebramzadeh, PHD; Akos Sarkany, MD; Michel Le Duff, MA; Robert Rude, MD

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1266-1271 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-16

Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of 117 Tibial Plateau Fractures

Nabil A Ebraheim, MD; Fady F Sabry, MD; Steven P Haman, MD

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1281-1287 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-18

Brief Report
Case Report

Proximal Migration of a Bipolar Prosthesis into the Innominate Bone

Masayoshi Yagi, MD; Tetsuhiro Iguchi, MD; Katsuhito Ichimura, MD; Akira Kurirhra, MD; Koichi Kasahara, MD; Shinichi Yoshiya, MD

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1292-1293 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-20

Multicentric Osteoid Osteoma

Matthew G Zmurko, MD; Michael P Mott, MD; David R Lucas, MD; R Hamre, MD; Peter R Miller, MD

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1294-1296 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-21

Bilateral Cervical Facet Dislocation Without Neurological Injury

Seok Woo Kim, MD; John M Ciccarelli, MD; Ira L Fedder, PHARMD, MD

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1297-1298 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-22

ORTHOPEDICS hyperguide self assessment

This month's module: Hip & Knee

Frank J Frassica, MD

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1321-1322 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-23

radiologic case study

Kristy Taylor, MD; Arif S Kidwai, MD; Marshall Armitage, MD; Michael Fitzpatrick, MD; Harry J Griffiths, MD

Orthopedics. 2004;27(12):1216-1317 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20041201-01

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