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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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Past Issue
  • January 2008
  • Volume 31 · Issue 1
Feature Article

Proximal Row Carpectomy With Capitate Resection and Capsular Interposition for Treatment of Scapholunate Advanced Collapse

Jeffrey D. Placzek, MD, PT; Martin I. Boyer, MD; Farhang Raaii, BS; D. Carl Freeman, PhD; Richard H. Gelberman, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):75 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-37

Extended Femoral Osteotomy and Proximally Coated Prosthesis for Hip Revision

Scott King, DO; Michael E. Berend, MD; Merrill A. Ritter, MD; E. Michael Keating, MD; Philip M. Faris, MD; John B. Meding, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):67 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-21

Trend Of The Carrying Angle During Flexion-Extension Of The Elbow Joint: A Pilot Study

Maria L. Zampagni, MSc; Daniela Casino, MSc; Stefano Zaffagnini, MD; Andrea Visani, MD; Maurilio Marcacci, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):76 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-44

Evaluation of a Tibial Torsiometer Applicable to Clinical Practice

B. Sestan, PhD, FRCS; S. Kozic, PhD, FRCS; T. Djapic, PhD, FRCS; D. Ekl, FRCS

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):70 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-40

Osteoarticular Autograft and Allograft Transplantation of the Knee: 3 year Follow-up

Albert W. Pearsall IV, MD; Sudhakar G. Madanagopal, MD; James T. Hughey, BS

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):73 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-36

Arthroscopically Assisted Mini-Deltopectoral Rotator Cuff Repair

Jae-Myeung Chun, MD; Soung-Yon Kim, MD, PhD; Ji-Hyo Kim, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):74 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-08

Screw Osteolysis in the Cementless Anatomic Modular Knee Arthroplasty

Eric S. Stem, MD; B. Matthew Hicks, MD; W. Michael Roper, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):77 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-42

Marginal Excision of Squamous Cell Carcinomas of the Hand

Kyle S. Joyner, MD; Ben Wilson, BA; Richard F. Wagner, MD; Steven F. Viegas, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):79 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-20

Changes of the Posterior Meniscal Horn Height During Loading: An In Vivo Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study

Demetrios S. Mastrokalos, MD; Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos, MD, DSc; Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Michael E. Hantes, MD; Hans H. Paessler, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):68 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-28

Functional Outcome in Adult Patients Following Bernese Periacetabular Osteotomy

Joseph J. Straight, MD; Debra A. Sala, MS, PT; David E. Ruchelsman, MD; David S. Feldman, MD; Mohammad I. Badra, MD; Ashish Anand, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):69 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-03

Management of Nonunion Associated With Broken Intramedullary Nail of the Femur

Chin-En Chen, MD; Lin-Hsiu Weng, MD; Jih-Yang Ko, MD; Ching-Jen Wang, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):78 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-07

Case Reports

Paget’s Sarcoma of the Radius

M. J. Jane, FRCS(Orth); R. Reid, FRCPath

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):97 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-41

Medial Elbow Dislocation Associated with a Fracture of the Lateral Humeral Condyle in a Child

Fatih Eksioglu, MD; M. Murad Uslu, MD; Eftal Gudemez, MD; Ozgur Cetik, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):93 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-12

Complete Quadriceps Tendon Rupture With Concomitant Tears of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament and Lateral Meniscus

Samuel B. Adams Jr., MD; Christopher A. Radkowski, MD; Robert D. Zura, MD; Claude T. Moorman III, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):88 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-02

Isolated Lesser Tuberosity Fracture of the Humerus

Alistair Pace, MD, MRCS; William Ribbans, PhD, FRCS

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):94 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-32

Osteochondroma Development Subsequent to Traumatic Hip Dislocation

A. J. Laing; J. P. Dillon; B. Suiluman; D. Mulcahy

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):84 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-23

Tibia Vara Secondary to Focal Fibro-Cartilaginous Dysplasia of Proximal Tibia

P. Gopinathan, MBBS, D-Orth, MS(Orth), DNB(Orth), MNAMS(Orth); M. H. Anwar, MS(Orth); K. Raju, MS(Orth); Arun Bhaskar, D-Orth; Yassir Hussain, MS(Orth)

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):91 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-15

Patellar Clunk Syndrome After TKA With Cruciate Retaining Design: A report of Two Cases

Takahiro Niikura, MD; Nobuhiro Tsumura, MD; Kazuo Tsujimoto, MD; Shinichi Yoshiya, MD; Masahiro Kurosaka, MD; Ryouichi Shiba, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):90 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-30

Septic Arthritis of the Hip In Relation With Femoral Neck Fracture: A Report of Three Cases

Metin Manouchehr Eskandari, MD; Gulden Ersoz, MD; Fehmi Kuyurtar, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):83 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-09

Primary Intermuscular Hydatid Cyst of the Thigh

S.M. Javad Mortazavi, MD; Mahmood Motamedi, MD; Saeed Asadollahi, MD; H. Haeri, MD; Mehdi Moghtadaee, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):85 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-29

Permanent Loss of Cervical Spinal Cord Function After Posterolateral Fusion for Lumbar Spinal Pyogenic Spondylitis

Ping-Hsin Liu, MD; Cheng-Huang Wang, MD; Bruno Jawan, MD; Yi-Ming Wang, MD; Chia-Chih Tseng, MD; Hung-Shu Chen, MD; Wen-Ying Chou, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):89 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-26

Synchronous Multicentric Osteoid Osteoma With Associated Fibrous Cortical Defect

Arzu Arslan, MD; Ahmet Yilmaz Sarlak, MD; Bilgehan Tosun, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):95 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-06

Tips & Techniques

Femoral Ledge Sparing Closing Wedge Osteotomy

Shabir Ahmed Dhar, MBBS, MS; Mohammed Ramzan Mir, MBBS; Mohammed Farooq Butt, MBBS, MS; Masood Bhat, MBBS, MS; Molvi Sajad Ahmed, MBBS, MS; Altaf Ahmed Kawoosa, MBBS, MS; Arshiya Hamid, MBBS, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):19-25 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-11

Blue Notes

A Winter’s Tale

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

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-04

The Risks of Keeping a Cool Head

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

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-50

Review Article

Osteoporotic Vertebral Fractures and Collapse With Intravertebral Vacuum Sign (Kümmel’s Disease)

Ioannis p. Pappou, MD; Elias C. Papadopoulos; Andrew N. Swanson; Frank P. Cammisa Jr., MD; Federico P. Girardi, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):61-66 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-35

Current Concepts in Scheuermann’s Kyphosis

Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos, MD, DSc; Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Olga D. Savvidou, MD; Evanthia A. Mitsiokapa; George G. Themistocleous, MD; Panayotis N. Soucacos, MD, FACS

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):59-60 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-33

Guest Editorial

Patient Care, Professionalism, and Relations With Industry

Richard Brand, MD; Joseph A. Buckwalter, MD; Timothy M. Wright, PhD; S. Terry Canale, MD; William P. Cooney III, MD; Robert D'Ambrosia, MD; Frank J. Frassica, MD; William A. Grana, MD, MPH; James D. Heckman, MD; Robert N. Hensinger, MD; George H. Thompson, MD; L. Andrew Koman, MD; Peter D. McCann, MD; Robert J. Neviaser, MD; Gary G. Poehling, MD; James H. Lubowitz, MD; David Thordarson, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):11-12 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-05

Radiologic Case Study

Thyroid acropachy

Omar Batal, MD; Stephen F. Hatem, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):98-100 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-38

The Cutting Edge
Pharmacology Update
Trauma Update

Current Concepts in the Treatment of Proximal Humeral Fractures

Johannes K. M. Fakler, MD; Craig Hogan, MD; Christoph E. Heyde, MD; Thilo John, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(1):42-51 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080101-13

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