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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
  • May 2009
  • Volume 32 · Issue 5
Case Reports

Bread Mold Osteomyelitis in the Femur

Ross M. Wilkins, MD, MS; David B. Hahn, MD; Raymond Blum, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-21

Closing Wedge Retrotubercular Tibial Osteotomy and TKA for Posttraumatic Osteoarthritis With Angular Deformity

John P. Meehan, MD; Mohammad A. Khadder, MD; Amir A. Jamali, MD; Kenneth B. Trauner, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-09

Macroscopic Third-body Wear Caused by Porous Metal Surface Fragments in Total Hip Arthroplasty

Jennifer A. Kleinhans, BSc; Eike Jakubowitz, PhD; Joern B. Seeger, MD; Christian Heisel, MD, PhD; J. Philippe Kretzer, PhD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-06

Symptomatic Phrenic Nerve Palsy After Supraclavicular Block in an Obese Man

John M. Erickson, MD; Dean S. Louis, MD; Norah N. Naughton, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-02

Pseudomeniscal Synovial Impingement After Unicondylar Knee Arthroplasty

Kwang Am Jung, MD; Su Chan Lee, MD; Seung Hyun Hwang, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-05

Secondary Aneurysmal Bone Cyst in Fibrous Dysplasia of the Proximal Femur

Maurizio Montalti, MD; Marco Alberghini, MD; Pietro Ruggieri, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-10

Hip Fracture in a Patient Affected by Transient Osteoporosis of the Femoral Head During the Last Trimester of Pregnancy

Antonio Spinarelli, MD; Vittorio Patella, MD; Domenico Speciale, MD; Massimo Petrera, MD; Donato Vittore, MD; Vito Pesce, MD; Silvio Patella, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-15

Feature Article

Aspiration as an Aid to the Diagnosis of Prosthetic Knee Instability

Gregory E. Raab, MD; Thomas K. Fehring, MD; Susan M. Odum, MEd; J. Bohannon Mason, MD; William L. Griffin, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-12

Analysis of 78 Patients With Spinal Injuries in the 2008 Sichuan, China, Earthquake

Rigao Chen, MD; Yuemin Song, MD; Qingquan Kong, MD; Chunguang Zhou, MD; Limin Liu, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-01

Cement Oscillation Increases Interlock Strength at the Cement–Bone Interface

Yi Wang, MD; Pengfei Han, MS; Wenguang Gu, MD; Zuowei Shi, MD; Dabin Li, PhD; Changli Wang, PhD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-19

Preparation, Release Profiles, and Antibacterial Properties of Vancomycin-loaded Poly(D,L-lactic) Titanium Alloy Plates

LiangHua Tang, MD; ChangHong Zhao, MS; Yan Xiong, MD; ChangJiang Pan, PhD; AiMin Wang, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-16

Antibiotic-impregnated Calcium Sulfate Use in Combat-related Open Fractures

CPT Melvin D. Helgeson, MD; MAJ Benjamin K. Potter, MD; CPT Christopher J. Tucker, MD; LTC H. Michael Frisch, MD; LTC Scott B. Shawen, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-03

Sources of Error in Total Knee Arthroplasty

Loukas Koyonos, MD; S. David Stulberg, MD; Todd C. Moen, MD; Gina Bart, PAC; Michael Granieri, BS

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-07

In Vivo Adduction and Reverse Axial Rotation (External) of the Tibial Component Can Be Minimized

Stephen M. Howell, MD; Esther E. Hodapp, MS; Kyle Kuznik, BS; Maury L. Hull, PhD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-04

Pharmacology Update

Pharmacological Management of Hemodynamic Complications Following Spinal Cord Injury

Deanna McMahon, PharmD, BCPS; Matthew Tutt, MD; Aaron M. Cook, PharmD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090502-07

Blue Notes

Possible Prosthetic Poison

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

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/

Harry Carr’s Car

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

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/

Letters to the Editor
Tips & Techniques

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Revision of a Relatively New Implant System

William Cooper, DO; M. Shaun Machen, MD; James Nelson, BA; LTC Brett D. Owens, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090502-02

Radiologic Case Study

Your Diagnosis?

Namit Mahajan, MD; Laurie M. Lomasney, MD; Terrence C. Demos, MD; Hobie Summers, MD; Michael Stover, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090502-04

Sports Medicine Update

Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients 70 Years and Older

Erik P. Severson, MD; E. Marc Mariani, MD; Michael H. Bourne, MD

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090501-13

Tumors of the Sacrum

Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Pavlos Patapis, MD; Georgia Kostopanagiotou, MD; Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos, MD, DSc

Orthopedics. 2009;32(5): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20090502-05

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