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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 2005
  • Volume 28 · Issue 10
radiologic case study

The case: Your diagnosis?

Joshua M Polster, MD; Peter Evans, MD, PhD; Jean Schils, MD; Murali Sundaram, MD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1130-1207 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-01


Passing of a Bridge Builder

George L Lucas, MD; Alan W Wolf, MD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1142 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-04

guest editorial

Be Prepared

Steven J Morgan, MD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1144-1145 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-05

blue notes

Early Warning Signs

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

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1147 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-06

Tackling Septic Arthritis

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

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1147-1148 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-07

Muse of Poetry Terminates Surgical Career

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

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1148 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-08

tips & techniques
pharmacology update

PharmacogenomicsPotential Applications to Orthopedic Practice

Stephanie D Sutphin, PharmD; Kelly M Smith, PharmD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1157-1159 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-11

trauma update

How Does Pulsed Low-Intensity Ultrasound Enhance Fracture Healing?

Haim Stein, MD, DPhil; Alexander Lerner, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1161-1163 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-12

Review Article

Venous Thromboembolism in Orthopedic Trauma Patients

Juan F Agudelo, MD; Steven J Morgan, MD; Wade R Smith, MD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1164-1171 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-13

SOMOS abstracts
Feature Article

Clinical Evaluation of a True Percutaneous Technique for Antegrade Femoral Nailing

Bruce H Ziran, MD; Wade R Smith, MD; D A Zlotolow, MD; C Manion, MD; R Grosskreuz, MD; Juan F Agudelo, MD; Steven J Morgan, MD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1182-1186 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-15

Pullout Forces of Sutures in Muscle Lacerations

John R Chance, MD; John K Krgh, JR, MD; C Mauli Agrawal, PHD; Carl J Basamania, MD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1187-1190 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-16

Brief Report

New Tension Band Material for Fixation of Transverse Olecranon Fractures: A Biomechanical Study

James Allen Lalonde, JR, MD; R David Rabalais, MD; Alfred Mansour, BA; Evalina L Burger, MD; Barry L Riemer, MD; Yun Lu, MD; Richard V Baratta, PhD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1191-1194 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-17

Case Report

Recurrence of Osteosarcoma After Intraoperative Radiation Therapy

Tomitaka Nakayama, MD; Tadao Tsuboyama, MD; Junya Toguchida, MD; Chiaki Tanaka, MD; Natsuo Oya, MD; Mashiro Hiraoka, MD; Takashi Nakamura, MD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1195-1197 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-18

Reconstruction of the Pectoralis Major Tendon with Fascia Lata Allograft

Robby S Sikka; Mark Neault, MD; Carlos A Guanche, MD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1199-1201 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-19

This month's module: Trauma

Frank J Frassica, MD

Orthopedics. 2005;28(10):1213-1214 https://doi.org/10.3928/0147-7447-20051001-21

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