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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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Journal Impact Factor
2019 Impact Factor 1.409

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • October 2009
  • Volume 32 · Issue 10
Case Reports

Combined Posteroanterior Surgery for Osteoporotic Delayed Vertebral Fracture and Neural Deficit in Patients With Parkinson’s Disease

Hiroaki Nakashima, MD; Yasutsugu Yukawa, MD; Keigo Ito, MD; Yumiko Horie, MD; Masaaki Machino, MD; Fumihiko Kato, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-21

Giant Medial Parameniscal Cyst in an Osteoarthritic Knee

Edmund H. Choi, MD; James Huang, MD; Diana Bryk; Eli Bryk, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-26

Total Knee Arthroplasty in A Patient With Neglected Congenital Patellar Dislocation

Servet Tunay, MD; Huseyin Ozkan, MD; Aziz Atik, MD; Mustafa Basbozkurt, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-22

Osteosarcoma of the Patella: Biologic Reconstruction With Allograft

Yool Cho, MD; Jae-Do Kim, MD, PhD; So-Hak Chung, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-27

Botulinum Toxin Type A in the Treatment of Painful Adductor Muscle Contracture After Total Hip Arthroplasty

Andrea Santamato, MD; Maurizio Ranieri, MD, PhD; Francesco Panza, MD, PhD; Vincenzo Solfrizzi, MD, PhD; Vincenza Frisardi, MD; Luisa Maria Lapenna, MD; Biagio Moretti, MD; Pietro Fiore, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-29

Vertical Dislocation of the Patella: Report of 2 Cases

Sanathkumar Shetty, MBBS, D’Ortho, MRCS(Glasgow); Balasundaram Ramesh, MBBS, FRCS(Glasgow); Arif Gul, MBBS, MS(Ortho), MRCS; Thayur Raghavendra Madhusudan, MBBS, D’Ortho, DNB(Ortho), MRCSEd; Talal Altayeb, MBBS, MUDr

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-25

Feature Article

Vertical Fragment in Adult Midshaft Clavicle Fractures: An Indicator for Surgical Intervention

Sayyied J. Kirmani, BSc, MBBS, MRCS; Suresh K.G. Pillai, MBBS, MCEM; Babu R. Madegowda, MBBS, MRCS

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-06

Patients’ Perceptions of Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty

Todd P. Murphy, MD; Robert T. Trousdale, MD; Mark W. Pagnano, MD; Tad M. Mabry, MD; Rafael J. Sierra, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-10

Double- Versus Single-incision Technique for Open Carpal Tunnel Release

A. Rami Hamed, MD, FRCS, MSC(Orth); Raymond Chari, MBBS, FRCS(Orth); Greg Packer, MBBS, FRCS(Orth)

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-14

Rigid Stepped Plate for Internal Fixation for High Tibial Osteotomy

Jae Ho Yoo, MD, PhD; Sang Cheol Seong, MD, PhD; Sahnghoon Lee, MD, PhD; Kuiwon Choi, PhD; Moon Kyu Lee, MSc; Changyang Lee, MSc; Myung Chul Lee, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-08

Surgeon Bias in the Medical Record

Ryan Calfee, MD; Eric Fynn-Thompson, MD; Peter Stern, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-07

Decompression, Correction, and Interbody Fusion for Lumbar Burst Fractures Using a Single Posterior Approach

Takeshi Sasagawa, MD; Norio Kawahara, MD; Hideki Murakami, MD; Satoru Demura, MD; Katsuro Tomita, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-28

A Re-exploration of the Use of Barbed Sutures in Flexor Tendon Repairs

Aron M. Trocchia, MD; Heather N. Aho, BS; Gregory Sobol, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-12

Occipitocervical Fusion Using Contoured Rods and Medial Offset Connectors: Description of a New Technique

Ben J. Garrido, MD; Thomas J. Puschak, MD; Paul A. Anderson, MD; Rick C. Sasso, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-11

Pectoralis Major Insertional Ratio in Proximal Humerus Fractures: A Method to Reconstruct Humeral Head Height in Arthroplasty

S. Ashfaq Hasan, MD; Russell B. Rauls, MD; Cari L. Cordell, MD; Andrew D. Heinzelmann, MD; Eric R. Siegel, MS

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-13

Review Article
Blue Notes

Relics of Time Past

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

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-04

Tips & Techniques
Guest Editorial
Radiologic Case Study

Your Diagnosis?

Micah Watts, MD; Murali Sundaram, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-30

Letters to the Editor
Trauma Update

Sacral Fractures: Current Strategies in Diagnosis and Management

David J. Hak, MD, MBA; Sean Baran; Philip Stahel, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-18

Pharmacology Update

Changing Winds: Practice Implications of Acetaminophen Regulations

Andrew L. Rogalski, PharmD; Kelly M. Smith, PharmD, BCPS, FASHP, FCCP

Orthopedics. 2009;32(10): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090818-17

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