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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
  • April 2009
  • Volume 32 · Issue 4
Case Reports

Triple Joint Injuries of the Same Digit

Akira Morohashi, MD; Katsumi Takase, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-10

Two Unusual Cases of Coronal Lunate Fracture

Eric P. Hofmeister, MD; Safi Faruqui, DO

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-11

An Unusual Case of Polydactyly

Surya S.A.Y. Biere, MD; Sjoerd M. Lagarde, MD; Aloys F.J. Wust, MD; E. Philip Steller, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-12

Epidural Granuloma Arising From Epidural Catheter Placement

Orion P. Mercaitis; Benjamin M. Dropkin; Erin L. Kaufman, MPH; Allen L. Carl, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-13

Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis of the Acetabulum in Adults

Keiichi Muramatsu, MD; Yutaka Suetomi, MD; Toshihiko Taguchi, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-14

Tarsal Coalition as a Cause of Failed Tarsal Tunnel Release for Tarsal Tunnel Syndrome

Jae Ho Yoo, MD, PhD; Eung Ha Kim, MD, PhD; Byung Sung Kim, MD, PhD; Jang Gyu Cha, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-09

Chondromyxoid Fibroma Involving the Metacarpophalangeal Joint

Rachel L. Slotcavage, MD; Brendan C. Dickson, MD; Christian M. Ogilvie, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-15

Melorheostosis in the Upper Extremity

Cengiz Yildirim, MD; Mesih Kuskucu, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-16

Feature Article

The Influence of Pain on Knee Motion in Patients With Osteoarthritis Undergoing Total Knee Arthroplasty

Damien Bennett, PhD; Brian Hanratty, MRCS; Neville Thompson, FRCS; David E. Beverland, MD, FRCS

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-19

Prevalence of Cerebrovascular Events During Shoulder Surgery and Association With Patient Position

Darren J. Friedman, MD; Nata Z. Parnes, MD; Zachary Zimmer; Laurence D. Higgins, MD; Jon J.P. Warner, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-23

Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty Compares Favorably to Total Knee Arthroplasty in the Same Patient

David F. Dalury, MD; David A. Fisher, MD; Mary Jo Adams, BSN, RN; Ricardo A. Gonzales, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-21

Femoral Neck Fractures: Evidence Versus Beliefs About Predictors of Outcome

Michael Zlowodzki, MD; Paul Tornetta III, MD; George Haidukewych, MD; Beate P. Hanson, MD, MPH; Brad Petrisor, MD, MSc; Marc F. Swiontkowski, MD; Emil H. Schemitsch, MD; Peter V. Giannoudis, MD; Mohit Bhandari, MD, MSc, FRCSC

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-22

Trauma Update

Minimally Invasive Burst Fracture Fixation in the Thoracolumbar Region

Lior Merom, MD; N. Raz, MD; C. Hamud, MD; I. Weisz, MD; A. Hanani, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-03

Review Article

Lateral Epicondylitis

Danielle L. Scher, MD; Jennifer Moriatis Wolf, MD; Brett D. Owens, MD, MAJ, MC, USA

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-06

Blue Notes

Spraining the Ankle Without Straining Credulity

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

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/

How Did We Get to Ghetto?

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

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/

Radiologic Case Study

Your Diagnosis?

Abe Shaikh, MD; Murali Sundaram, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-08

Guest Editorial

On the Importance of Mentorship

Matthew T. Provencher, MD, CDR(s), USN

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-05

Pharmacology Update

Chondroitin Sulfate in Osteoarthritis Therapy

Jonathan D. Morris; Kelly M. Smith, PharmD, BCPS, FASHP, FCCP

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-04

Tips & Techniques

A Low-profile Method of Hybrid Tibial Fixation for Soft Tissue Grafts in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Struan Coleman, MD, PhD; Robert Gallo, MD; John Kompel, BS; Gregory Purnell, MD; Gregory Altman, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(4): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090401-01

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