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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
  • February 2009
  • Volume 32 · Issue 2
Case Reports

Incarcerated Tibial Nail

Bennie G.P. Lindeque, MD; Juan Agudelo, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-01

Fracture of an Ossified Tibialis Anterior Tendon

Woo-Chun Lee, MD; Jeong-Seok Moon, MD; Ji-Yeong Kim, MD; Hyeong-Tak Ko

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-02

Calcific Tendinitis of Popliteus Tendon: Arthroscopic Excision and Biopsy

Pritom M. Shenoy, MBBS, MS Orth; Dong Hwan Kim, MD; Kook Hyun Wang, MD; Hyoung Keun Oh, MD; Lee Chang Soo, MD; Jung Hoon Kim, MD; Kyung Wook Nha, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-03

Osteochondroma in the Lumbar Intraspinal Canal Causing Nerve Root Compression

Jung Xu, MS; Chao-rui Xu, MS; Hong Wu, MD; Hai-le Pan, MD; Jun Tian, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-04

Total Hip Arthroplasty in a Patient With a Contralateral Hemipelvectomy

Ravi Goyal, MRCS(Ed); Michael J. Taunton, MD; Robert T. Trousdale, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-05

Protrusio of a Ceramic Femoral Head Through the Acetabular Metallic Shell, Extensive Metallosis and ‘Bubble Sign’

Konstantinos Malizos, MD; Nikolaos T. Roidis, MD, PhD, DSc; Lazaros Poultsides, MD; George Basdekis, MD; Theofanis Moraitis, MD; Theodoros Xenakis, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-08

Feature Article

The Dilemma of the Wedding Band

Daniel T. Stein, MD; Alanna L. Pankovich-Wargula, DPM

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-10

Antifibrinolytic Therapy in Complex Spine Surgery: A Case-Control Study Comparing Aprotinin and Tranexamic Acid

Maria J. Colomina, MD; Joan Bagó, MD; Xavi Vidal, MD; Lidia Mora, MD; Ferran Pellisé, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-12

Percutaneous Curettage and Bone Grafting for Humeral Simple Bone Cysts

Kenneth J. Hunt, MD; Adam Bergeson, MD; Cheryl M. Coffin, MD; R. Lor Randall, MD, FACS

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-13

Intramedullary Hip Screw Versus Standard Compression Hip Screw: Early Postoperative Rehabilitation Comparisons

Bruce H. Ziran, MD; Dan S. Heckman, MD; Carlos M. Olarte, MD; Kent Chou, MD; Jennifer Baranick, OTR/L

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-14

1150 Kyphoplasties Over 7 Years: Indications, Techniques, and Intraoperative Complications

Nicholas McArthur, MD; Christian Kasperk, MD; Martin Baier, MD; Michael Tanner, MD; Bernd Gritzbach, MD; Oliver Schoierer, MD; Wolfram Rothfischer, MD; Gerhard Krohmer, MD; Jochen Hillmeier, MD; Hans-Jürgen Kock, MD; Peter Jürgen Meeder, MD; Franz-Xaver Huber, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-15

Variables Influencing Successful Two-Incision Distal Biceps Repair

Luke Austin, MD; Moses Mathur, BS; Elizabeth Simpson, BS; Mark Lazarus, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-17

Prosthesis Retention, Serial Debridement, and Antibiotic Bead Use for the Treatment of Infection Following Total Joint Arthroplasty

LT Scott M. Tintle, MD, MC, USN; LCDR Jonathan A. Forsberg, MD, MC, USN; MAJ Benjamin K. Potter, MD, MC, USA; Richard B. Islinger, MD; LTC Romney C. Andersen, MD, MC, USA

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-18

Fate of Mu Receptors During Rat Skeletogenesis

Timothy E. Cooney, MS; Elisa M. Konieczko, PhD; Lindsey Roach, BS; Bradley Poole, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-19

The Cutting Edge

The Effect of Intra-articular Epinephrine Lavage on Blood Loss Following Total Knee Arthroplasty

Kevin J. Malone, MD; Sean Matuszak, MD; David Mayo, MD; Perry Greene, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-20

Guest Editorial
Blue Notes

Beauty and the Brain

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

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/

Dropping Acid

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

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/

Radiologic Case Study

Your Diagnosis?

Kristen Wrigley, MD; Terrence C. Demos, MD; Laurie M. Lomasney, MD; Timothy Rapp, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-22

Review Article
Tips & Techniques

Anatomical Graft Passage in Transtibial Posterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Bioabsorbable Tibial Cross Pin Fixation

Jin Hwan Ahn, MD; Yong Seuk Lee, MD, PhD; Moon Jong Chang, MD; Dong Ho Kum, MD; Young Hwan Kim, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-24

Pharmacology Update

Peptic Ulcer Disease: Clinically Relevant Causes and Treatments

Ryan P. Mynatt, PharmD; George A. Davis, PharmD, BCPS; Frank Romanelli, PharmD, MPH, BCPS

Orthopedics. 2009;32(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090201-25

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