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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
  • December 2010
  • Volume 33 · Issue 12
Case Reports

Unilateral Cervical Facet Dislocation in a 9-year-old Boy

Stephen A. Parada, MD; Edward D. Arrington, MD; Kurtis L. Kowalski, MD; Robert W. Molinari, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Mass-induced Unilateral Hallux Valgus

Ki Won Young, MD; Kyung Tai Lee, MD; Jeong Ja Kwak, MD; Young Koo Lee, MD; Young Uk Park, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Anterior Sacroiliac Dislocation

Jeff S. Feinblatt, MD; Laura S. Phieffer, MD; Ruskin B. Lawyer, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis With Severe Vitamin D Deficiency

Nathan W. Skelley, BS; Derek F. Papp, MD; Rushyuan J. Lee, MD; M. Catherine Sargent, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-27

Radial Collateral Ligament Injury of the Thumb With a Stener-like Lesion

Jesse F. Doty, MD; Joseph N. Rudd, PhD; Marshall Jemison, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Acute Compartment Syndrome of the Foot Following Fixation of a Pilon Variant Ankle Fracture

Amy Henning, DO; Robert J. Gaines, MD; Donald Carr, MD; Edward Lambert, DO

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-33

Rare Metastatic Adenocarcinoma to the Spine Infiltrating Three Adjacent Foramen in Lumbar Vertebrae

Abhijit Pawar, MD; Eric Schlader, MD; Daniel Dion, MD; Gilles Maurais, MD; Jean-Marc Mac-Thiong, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Transverse Femoral Implant Prominence: Four Cases Demonstrating a Preventable Complication for ACL Reconstruction

Evan Argintar, MD; Benjamin Scherer, BS; Tom Jordan, MD; John Klimkiewicz, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Femoral Corrective Osteotomy for Malunited Supracondylar Femoral Fracture After TKA in a Patient With Rheumatoid Arthritis

Shu Saito, MD; Yasuaki Tokuhashi, MD; Takao Ishii, MD; Sei Mori, MD; Kunihiro Hosaka, MD; Hitoshi Ishigami, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Feature Article

Displaced Femoral Neck Fractures in Young Adults Treated With Closed Reduction and Internal Fixation

Hui-Kuang Huang, MD; Yu-Ping Su, MD; Chuan-Mu Chen, MD; Fang-Yao Chiu, MD; Chien-Lin Liu, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Two-stage Flexor Tendon Reconstruction in Zone II Using Hunter's Technique

Siguo Sun, PhD; Yong Ding, PhD; Baoan Ma, PhD; Yong Zhou, PhD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-10

The Use of Continuous Passive Motion Following Knee Cartilage Defect Surgery: A Systematic Review

Joseph A. Fazalare, MD; Michael J. Griesser, MD; Robert A. Siston, PhD; David C. Flanigan, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-16

Comparison of Hook Plate and Tension Band Wire in the Treatment of Distal Clavicle Fractures

Tzu-Liang Hsu, MD; Shao-Keh Hsu, MD; Hsueh-Ming Chen, MD; Shih-Tien Wang, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Efficacy of Percutaneous Kyphoplasty in Treating Osteoporotic Multithoracolumbar Vertebral Compression Fractures

Hai Tang, MD; Jin-Dong Zhao, MD; Yuan Li; Hao Chen; Pu Jia; Kai-Ming Chan, MD; Gang Li, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Clinical and Radiological Outcomes of Axial Lumbar Interbody Fusion

Suresh S. Patil, MD; Emily M. Lindley, PhD; Vikas V. Patel, MD, MA; Evalina L. Burger, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

The Use of the Ilizarov Method in Management of Relapsed Club Foot

Amin Abdel-Razek Youssef Ahmed, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Prevalence of Cardiac Dysfunction and Abnormalities in Patients With Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis Requiring Surgery

Limin Liu, MD; Peng Xiu, MD; Qian Li; Yueming Song, MD; Rigao Chen, MD; Chunguang Zhou, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Arthroscopic Treatment for Symptomatic Bilateral Cam-type Femoroacetabular Impingement

Barak Haviv, MD; John O'Donnell, MD, MBBS, FRACS

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Total Knee Arthroplasty in Younger Patients: A 13-year Follow-up Study

Roel Bisschop, MD; Reinoud W. Brouwer, PhD; Jos J.A.M. Van Raay, PhD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Lower Hip Bone Mass and Proximal Femur Fractures in Elderly Patients: More Valuable Than Lumbar Vertebrae Bone Mineral Density

Hun-Kyu Shin, MD; Jae-Yeol Choi, MD; Jinmyung Lee, MD; Hwa Jae Jeong, MD; Eugene Kim, MD; Se-Jin Park, MD; Byeongsam Jeon, MD; Jong-jun Lim, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Posterior Soft Tissue Repair in Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Sarunas Tarasevicius, MD, PhD; Otto Robertsson, MD, PhD; Hans Wingstrand, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-11

Large-Diameter Metal-on-Metal Cementless Total Hip Arthroplasty in the Elderly

Xin Zhang, MD; Weidong Xu, MD; Jia Li, MD; Zhou Fang, MD; Kangyao Chen, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-07

Evidence-based Medicine
Radiologic Case Study

Your Diagnosis?

Nathan H. Fedors, MD; Terrence C. Demos, MD; Laurie M. Lomasney, MD; Vikas Mehta, MD; Laura E. Horvath, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Radiologic Case Study

Nathan H. Fedors, MD; Terrence C. Demos, MD; Laurie M. Lomasney, MD; Vikas Mehta, MD; Laura E. Horvath, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12):861-936 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-35

Letters to the Editor
Pharmacology Update

Antimicrobial Management of Foot Infections in Patients With Diabetes Mellitus

Ben Ereshefsky, PharmD; Craig Martin, PharmD, BCPS

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Trauma Update
Review Article

Periprosthetic Femoral Fractures Associated With Hip Arthroplasty

Zhiyoung Hou, MD; Thomas R. Bowen, MD; Wade R. Smith, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Periprosthetic Femoral Fractures Associated with Hip Arthroplasty

Zhiyong Hou, MD; Thomas R. Bowen, MD; Wade R. Smith, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12):908-916 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-23


Financial Disclosure: Revisited

Robert D. D'Ambrosia, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Full Disclosure: Revisited

Robert D. D’Ambrosia, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12):869-869 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-01


Total Ankle Arthroplasty

Steven M. Raikin, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

Total Ankle Arthroplasty

Steven M. Raikin, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12):890-891 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-18

Tips & Techniques

An Alternative Fixation Technique for Small Medial Malleolus Fractures

Derek F. Amanatullah, MD, PhD; Philip R. Wolinsky, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/

An Alternative Fixation Technique for Small Medial Malleolus Fractures

Derek F. Amanatullah, MD, PhD; Philip R. Wolinsky, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12):888-889 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-17


Clinical Benefits of Intra-articular Anakinra for Arthrofibrosis

Christopher A. Brown, MD; Alison P. Toth, MD; Bob Magnussen, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(12): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20101021-09

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