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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 2010
  • Volume 33 · Issue 2
Case Reports

Intramedullary Bone Fragment Obstructing Passage of Reaming Guide Wire With Iatrogenic Fractured Tibia

Suman Nag, MS; Hitesh Lall, MS; Vijay Kumar Jain, MS; Pankaj Bansal, MS; Rahul Khare, MS; Deepak Mittal, MS

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-24

Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis of the Elbow Treated With the Tsuge Wide Joint Exposure Technique

Shuichi Chida, MD; Kyoji Okada, MD, PhD; Shu Takahashi, MD, PhD; Hiroyuki Nagasawa, MD, PhD; Hiroshi Sasaki, MD; Yoichi Shimada, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-27

Tibial Hemimelia and Femoral Bifurcation

Ali Akin Ugras, MD; Ibrahim Sungur, MD; Mustafa Fehmi Akyildiz, MD; Ersin Ercin, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-30

Blue Notes

Pick Up the Pace, Granddad

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

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-03

Oliver's Twists

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

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-04

Radiologic Case Study

Your Diagnosis?

Trevor C. Morrison, BS; Terrence C. Demos, MD; Laurie M. Lomasney, MD; Harold Rees, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-33

Feature Article

Kyphoplasty for the Treatment of Painful Osteoporotic Thoracolumbar Burst Fractures

Minfeng Gan, MD; Huilin Yang, MD, PhD; Feng Zhou, MD, PhD; Jun Zou, MD; Genlin Wang, MD, PhD; Xin Mei, MD; Zhonglai Qian, MD; Liang Chen, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-17

Are Patients’ Expectations of Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Fulfilled? A Prospective Study of 130 Patients

Arnold J. Suda, MD; Joern B. Seeger, MD; Rudi G. Bitsch, MD; Marlis Krueger; Michael Clarius, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-07

Nonoperative Biological Treatment Approach for Partial Achilles Tendon Lesion

Giuseppe Filardo, MD; Mirco Lo Presti, MD; Elizaveta Kon, MD; Maurilio Marcacci, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-31

The Use of Expandable Cages in Patients Undergoing Multilevel Corpectomies for Metastatic Tumors in the Cervical Spine

Ibrahim Omeis, MD; Kimon Bekelis, MD; Anthony Gregory, BS; Matthew McGirt, MD; Daniel Sciubba, MD; Ali Bydon, MD; J. P. Wolinsky, MD; Ziya Gokaslan, MD; Timothy Witham, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-12

Computer-assisted 3-dimensional Anthropometry of the Scaphoid

Wolfgang Pichler, MD; Gunther Windisch, MD; Gottfried Schaffler, MD; Nima Heidari, MBBS, MRCS(Eng), MSc; Katrin Dorr, MD; Wolfgang Grechenig, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-16

A Comparative Study of Screw and Helical Proximal Femoral Nails for the Treatment of Intertrochanteric Fractures

Jung Ho Park, MD; Yong Seuk Lee, MD, PhD; Jong Woong Park, MD; Joon Ho Wang, MD; Jae Gyoon Kim, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-11

Stringent Patient Selection in Bulk Allograft Reconstructions

Judd Cummings, MD; Erland Villanueva, MD; David Cearley, MD; Kevin B. Jones, MD; R. Lor Randall, MD, FACS

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-10

Impact of Passive Smoking on the Bones of Rats

Yasumitsu Ajiro, MD; Yasuaki Tokuhashi, MD; Hiromi Matsuzaki, MD; Shinya Nakajima, MD; Takeshi Takeshi, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-14

Lateral Tibial Plateau Fracture Depression as a Predictor of Lateral Meniscus Pathology

Vytautas M. Ringus, MD; Frederick R. Lemley, MD; David F. Hubbard, MD; Stanley Wearden, PhD; Dina L. Jones, PT, PhD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-05

Autologous Blood and Corticosteroid Injection and Extracoporeal Shock Wave Therapy in the Treatment of Lateral Epicondylitis

Kutay E. Ozturan, MD; Istemi Yucel, MD; Husamettin Cakici, MD; Melih Guven, MD; Ibrahim Sungur, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-09

Review Article
Tips & Techniques
Trauma Update

Key Issues and Controversies in the Acute Management of Hip Fractures

Michael A. Flierl, MD; David C. Gerhardt, MD; David J. Hak, MD, MBA; Steven J. Morgan, MD; Philip F. Stahel, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-21

Guest Editorial

The Education of Orthopedic Residents and Fellows

Augusto Sarmiento, MD; Eric D. Schiffman, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-02

Pharmacology Update

Management of Chronic Kidney Disease–Mineral Bone Disorder

Kathryn M. Ruf, PharmD; Timothy Clifford, PharmD, BCPS

Orthopedics. 2010;33(2): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100104-20

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