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 2008
  • Volume 31 · Issue 12
Case Reports

Anterior Tibial Artery and Deep Peroneal Nerve Entrapment in Spiral Distal Third Tibia Fracture

Roberto Augusto Miki, MD; James P. Lawrence, MD, MBA; Thomas J. Gillon, MD; Brandon D. Lawrence, MD; Richard A. Zell, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-13

Symptomatic Coalition Between the First and Second Metatarsals in a Child

Erik J. Novak, MD, PhD; Mark Elzik, MD; Mohammad Diab, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-14

Thrombocytopenia After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Vito Pesce, MD; Vittorio Patella, MD; Antonio Scaraggi, MD; Massimo Petrera, MD; Giulio Sammarco, MD; Antonio Spinarelli, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-17

Asymptomatic Spinal Canal Migration of Clavicular K-Wire at the Cervicothoracic Junction

Saad Bennis, MD; Pietro Scarone, MD; Philippe Puyo, MD; Sorin Aldea, MD; Stephan Gaillard, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-03

The Long Lost Art of Preoperative Planning – Resurrected?

Holly T.P. Pilson, MD; Robert N. Reddix Jr, MD; Christopher E. Mutty, MD; Lawrence X. Webb, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-19

Cervical Spine Injury: Tiger Attack

Meredith Anderson, MD; Philip Utter, MD; Jan Szatkowski, MD; Todd Patrick, MD; William Duncan, MD; Norman Turner, MD; Mark Dekutoski, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-01

Extra-articular Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis of the Subacromial Space

Chul-Hyun Cho, MD; Sung-Won Sohn, MD; Kwang-Soon Song, MD; Chul-Hyung Kang, MD; Byung-Woo Min, MD; Ki-Cheor Bae, MD; Sung Moon Lee, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-04

Shoulder Dislocation After Mobilization Procedures for Adhesive Capsulitis

Mark C. Drakos, MD; David M. Green, MD; Christopher C. Dodson, MD; Answorth A. Allen, MD; Russell F. Warren, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-06

Feature Article

The Effect of Time Delay to Surgical Debridement of Open Tibia Shaft Fractures on Infection Rate

Krishna Tripuraneni, MD; Sarat Ganga, MD; Robert Quinn, MD; Rick Gehlert, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-27

Hip Resurfacing for the Treatment of Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

Jia Li, MD; Weidong Xu, MD; Ling Xu, MD; Zhimin Liang, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-11

Core Needle Biopsies of Musculoskeletal Tumors: Potential Pitfalls

Matthew E. Oetgen, MD; Dawn M. Grosser, MD; Gary E. Friedlaender, MD; Dieter M. Lindskog, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-15

Neuroma in Bilateral Upper Limb Amputation

Mansoor Soroush, MD; Ehsan Modirian, MD; MohamadReza Soroush, MD; Mahdi Masoumi, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-26

Various Circular Arc Radii of the Distal Volar Radius and the Implications on Volar Plate Osteosynthesis

Wolfgang Pichler, MD; Hans Clement, MD; Lisa Hausleitner, MD; Karin Tanzer, MD; Norbert Peter Tesch, MD; Wolfgang Grechenig, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-18

Tips & Techniques

Distal Biceps Tendon Repair Using the Toggle Loc With Zip Loop

Michael J. DiRaimo, Jr; Mark D. Maney, MHS, PA-C; John R. Deitch, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-05

Blue Notes

Club Foot: Rising Incidence—Why?

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

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/

Keeping Bugs Bunny on the Move

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

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-25

Radiologic Case Study

Knee Dislocation and Ligamentous Reconstruction

M. Brent Smith, MD; Laura W. Bancroft, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-24

Pharmacology Update

Perioperative Management of Antiplatelet Therapy in Patients With Cardiovascular Disease

Stephen J. Lemon Jr., PharmD; Jeremy D. Flynn, PharmD, BCPS; Steven P. Dunn, PharmD, BCPS

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-10

The Cutting Edge

Ultrasound-guided Management of Hand Fractures

Karina Paulius, MD; Pirko Maguina, MD; Alfonso Mejia, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-16

Sports Medicine Update
Review Article

Acute Acromioclavicular Injuries in Adults

Brian White, MD; David Epstein, MD; Samuel Sanders, MD; Andrew Rokito, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-28

Guest Editorial

Citius, Altius, Fortius

Sourav V. Poddar, MD; Eric C. McCarty, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20081201-20


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