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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
  • March 2008
  • Volume 31 · Issue 3
Blue Notes

Orthopedic Surgery and Sculpting

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

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-04

Leukemia and Children's Bones

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

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-50

Trauma Update

A New Minimally Invasive Technique for Large Volume Bone Graft Harvest for Treatment of Fracture Nonunions

Justin T. Newman, MS; Philip F. Stahel, MD; Wade R. Smith, MD; Gustavo V. Resende, MD; David J. Hak, MD; Steven J. Morgan, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):257-261 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-29

Case Reports

Spondylolysis of the Second Lumbar Vertebra Treated With Segmental Wiring and Bone Grafting

Akira Hioki, MD; Kazuichiro Ohnishi, MD, PhD; Kei Miyamoto, MD, PhD; Hideo Hosoe, MD, PhD; Katsuji Shimizu, MD, DMSc

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):287 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-17

Florid Reactive Periostitis Ossificans of the Distal Ulna

A. Campos de Orellana, MD, PhD; M. Quiles Galindo, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):286 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-27

Vanishing Bone Disease: Review and Case Reports

Stamatios A. Papadakis, MD, PhD; Lubna Khaldi, MD; Eleni C. Babourda, MD; Stefanos Papadakis, MD; Thomas Mitsitsikas, MD; George Sapkas, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):278 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-31

A Rare Trifocal Presentation of Clostridium septicum Myonecrosis

Brent M. Wiersema, DO; D. Kevin Scheid, MD; Telly Psaradellis, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):274 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-43

Unusual Radiologic Presentation of Monostotic Fibrous Dysplasia

Richard Stern, MD; Dimitri Ceroni, MD; Geraldo De Coulon, MD; Sophia Taylor, MD; ANDRÉ KAELIN, MD; ALEXANDRE LÄDERMANN, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):282 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-25

Failure of Constrained Acetabular Liner Without Metal Ring Disruption

Sathappan S. Sathappan, MD; Daniel Ginat, BS; Mathew Teicher, BS; Paul E. Di Cesare, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):275 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-34

Progressive Gorham Disease of the Forearm

Ivan F. Rubel, MD; Alexandra Carrer, MD; Jerome Jean Gilles, MD; Robert Howard, MD; Gabriela Cohen, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):284 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-33

Histologic Analysis of Allograft Mixed With Hydroxyapatite-Tricalcium Phosphate Used in Revision Femoral Impaction Bone Grafting

Takaaki Fujishiro, MD, PhD; Tetsuo Nishikawa, MD, PhD; Takahiro Niikura, MD, PhD; Satoshi Takikawa, MD, PhD; Yasuhiro Saegusa, MD, PhD; Masahiro Kurosaka, MD, PhD; Thomas W. Bauer, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):277 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-12

Multidisciplinary Investigation in Down Syndrome: Bear in Mind

Roberto Rossi, MD; Davide Blonna, MD; Margherita Germano, MD; Filippo Castoldi, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):279 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-32

Cervical Kyphosis and Thoracic Lordoscoliosis in a Patient With Cerebral Palsy

Kern Singh, MD; Dino Samartzis, Dip EBHC; Anna L. Somera, BS; Howard S. An, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):276 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-36

Acquired Boneless Forearm as a Complication of Traditional Bone Setting

Johnson D. Ogunlusi, FMCS (Ortho); Kehinde Sunday Oluwadiya, FMCS (Ortho); Olugbemisola O. Ogunlusi, FMCP (Paed); Lawrence M. Oginni, FMCS, FWACS; Olusola A. Oyedeji, FWACP (Paed); Olarewaju Ibligaami, MBBS

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):288 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-30

Intraosseous Schwannoma of the Frontal Bone

Richa Goyal, MD; Uma Nahar Saikia, MD; R. K. Vashishta, MD, FRCPath; Geetika Gulati, MD; R. K. Sharma, MS, MCH

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):281 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-16

Femoral Neck Fracture as an Atypical Presentation of Child Abuse

Purushottam Gholve, MD; Alexandre Arkader, MD; Rebecca Gaugler, BS; Lawrence Wells, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):271 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-15

Feature Article

Surgical Treatment of Severe Thoracic Scoliosis in Skeletally Mature Patients

Pierre Mary, MD; Ian Harding, MD; Jean-Louis Tassin, MD; Michel Guillaumat, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):218 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-41

Fixation Strength of Tibial Inlay Graft With One Versus Two Screws: A Cadaveric Study

Sandeep Munjal, MD; Michael A. Rauh, MD; Kimberly Carney, MD; Marc S. Fineberg, MD; William Mihalko, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):219 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-28

The Effect of Cup Placement in Cementless Total Hip Arthroplasty on the Wear Rate of Polyethylene

Masayuki Ito, MD; Kunihiko Tokunaga, MD; Naoto Endo, MD, PhD; Yuhichi Takano, MD; Nobuhiro Yuasa, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):225 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-19

Bacterial Growth on Articulating Spacers: An In Vitro Study

Bryan Chambers, MD; Richard A. Fankhauser, MD; Michael Howard, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):221 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-08

Articular Cartilage Thickness of the Humeral Head: An Anatomic Study

Jeff A. Fox, MD; Brian J. Cole, MD, MBA; Anthony A. Romeo, MD; Alexander K. Meininger, MD; James M. Williams, PhD; R. Edward Glenn Jr., MD; James Bicos, MD; Jennifer K. Hayden, MSN; Christina B. Dorow, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):216 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-11

Comparison of Ligament Reconstruction Tendon Interposition and Trapeziometacarpal Interposition Arthroplasty for Basal Joint Arthritis

Louis Catalano, MD; Landon T. Horne, MD; Evan Fischer, MD; O. Alton Barron, MD; Steven Z. Glickel, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):228 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-07

S-ROM Hip Prosthesis: 10- to 14-Year Results

Damon C. Adamany, MD; Joel R. Politi, MD; Walter H. Hauser, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):220 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-01

Management of Falls After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Richard J. Kearns, MD; Daniel P. O’Connor, PhD; Mark R. Brinker, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):225 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-20

Reconstruction of the Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Using a Quadriceps Tendon Graft: A Case Series

Ryan Dopirak, MD; Damon Adamany, MD; Brent Bickel, MD; Robert Steensen, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):217 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-09

Immediate Weight Bearing After Cementless Total Hip Arthroplasty

Charles J. Taunt Jr., MD; Henry Finn; Patricia Baumann

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):223 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-40

Microporous Polysaccharide Hemospheres Do Not Inhibit Bone Healing Compared to Bone Wax or Microfibrillar Collagen

Mark Ereth, MD; Jean Sibonga, PhD; William Oliver, MD; Gregory Nuttall, MD; Jennifer Henderson, BS; Mark Dekutoski, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):222 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-10

Review Article

Orthopedic Manifestations and Management of Patients With von Willebrand Disease

LCDR Leo T. Kroonen, MD, MC, USNR; CAPT Bruce L. Gillingham, MD, MC, USN; LCDR Matthew T. Provencher, MD, MC, USNR

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):263-267 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-22

Tips & Techniques

The Modified Lapidus Procedure

Richard Stern, MD; Mathieu Assal, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):230-236 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-14

Percutaneous Plate Fixation of Two- and Three-part Proximal Humerus Fractures

Robert A. Gallo, MD; Thomas Hughes, MD; Gregory Altman, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):237-242 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-13

The Cutting Edge

Computer-aided Surgery: Assessing the Accuracy of a Navigation System

Douglass R. Weiss, MD; John J. Wixted, MD; Richard C. Anderson, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):247-250 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-42

Radiologic Case Study

Arcuate fracture of the knee

Elizabeth A. Bathala, MD; Laura W. Bancroft, MD; Jeffrey J. Peterson, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):290-293 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-03

Letters to the Editor

Wolff’s Law Decoded

Haim Stein, MD, DPhil (Oxon); Robert D’Ambrosia, MD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):213 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-38

Pharmacology Update

Hemodynamic Management After Spinal Cord Injury

Rachel C. Stratman, PharmD; Ann M. Wiesner, PharmD; Kelly M. Smith, PharmD, BCPS, FASHP; Aaron M. Cook, PharmD

Orthopedics. 2008;31(3):252-255 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20080301-39


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