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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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Past Issue
  • March 2010
  • Volume 33 · Issue 3
Feature Article

The Effect of Seprafilm on Adhesion Formation and Tendon Healing After Flexor Tendon Repair in Chicken

Erhan Yilmaz, MD; Mustafa Avci, MD; Mehmet Bulut, MD; Halidun Kelestimur, MD; Lokman Karakurt, MD; Ibrahim Ozercan, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3):164-170 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-16

Minimum Five-year Follow-up Results of Single-Radius, High-Flex Posterior-Stabilized TKA

Young-Wan Moon, MD; Jai-Gon Seo, MD; Moon Jong Chang, MD; Jae-Hyuk Yang, MD; Sung-Won Jang, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-06

The Use of Calcium Sulfate Impregnated With Vancomycin in the Treatment of Open Fractures of Long Bones: A Preliminary Study

Xiaobing Cai, MD; Kaiwei Han, MD; Xiaoliang Cong, MD; Jinfang Cai, MD; Dake Tong, MD; Dong Han, MD; Yu Wang, MD; Baoqing Yu, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-17

Femoral Neck Fractures: Does Age Influence Acute Hospital Stay, Delay to Surgery, and Acute Care Costs?

Rajeev Verma, MSc, MRCS, MS; Alan Rigby, BSc; Chris Shaw, MA, FRCS(Orth); Amr Mohsen, PhD, FRCS(Orth)

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-13

The Effect of Seprafilm on Adhesion Formation and Tendon Healing After Flexor Tendon Repair in Chicken

Erhan Yilmaz, MD; Mustafa Avci, MD; Mehmet Bulut, MD; Halidun Kelestimur, MD; Lokman Karakurt, MD; Ibrahim Ozercan, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/

Sex-related Outcome Differences After Arthroscopic Shoulder Stabilization

Martin Kaipel, MD; Sebastian Schuetzenberger, MD; Harald Hertz, MD; Martin Majewski, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-18

No Superiority of Cemented Metal-on-Metal Over Metal-on-Polyethylene THA in a Randomized Controlled Trial at 10-Year Follow-up

Wierd P. Zijlstra, MSc, MD; Jos J.A.M. van Raay, MD, PhD; Sjoerd K. Bulstra, MD, PhD; Robert Deutman, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-19

Morphology of the Tibialis Anterior Muscle and Its Implications in Minimally Invasive Plate Osteosynthesis of Tibial Fractures

Norbert Peter Tesch, MD; Wolfgang Grechenig, MD; Nima Heidari, MD; Wolfgang Pichler, MD; Stephan Grechenig; Annelie Martina Weinberg, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-08

Combination of the AO-Magerl and Load-Sharing Classifications for the Management of Thoracolumbar Burst Fractures

Pavlos Katonis, MD; Dritan Pasku, MD; Kalliopi Alpantaki, MD; Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Demetrios S. Korres, MD; George S. Sapkas, MD; Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos, MD, DSc

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-07

Non-drainage Is Better Than 4-Hour Clamping Drainage in Total Knee Arthroplasty

Ta-Wei Tai, MD; I-Ming Jou, MD, PhD; Chih-Wei Chang, MD; Kuo-An Lai, MD; Chii-Jeng Lin, MD, PhD; Chyun-Yu Yang, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-11

Perioperative Complications and Prognosis for Elderly Patients With Spinal Metastases Treated by Surgical Strategy

Hideki Murakami, MD; Norio Kawahara, MD; Satoru Demura, MD; Satoshi Kato, MD; Katsuhito Yoshioka, MD; Takeshi Sasagawa, MD; Katsuro Tomita, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-10

Radiologic Case Study

Your Diagnosis?

Sudir Ayyagari, MBBS; Laura W. Bancroft, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-36

Case Reports

Life-Threatening Posterior Circumflex Humeral Artery Injury Secondary to Fracture-Dislocation of the Proximal Humerus

Venkat Gorthi, MD; Young Lae Moon, MD; Sueng-Hwan Jo, MD; Hong Moon Sohn, MD; Sang Ho Ha, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-29

Pediatric Trigger Thumb in Identical Twins: Congenital or Acquired?

Rafid Kakel, MD; Pieter Van Heerden, MD; Barry Gallagher, MD; Andrew Verniquet, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-33

Hip Resurfacing as Treatment for Synovial Chondromatosis

April Ligato, MD; Scott Nelson, MD; Benjamin C. Bengs, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-27

The Cutting Edge

Intramedullary Nailing of Tibial Fractures: Review of Surgical Techniques and Description of a Percutaneous Lateral Suprapatellar Approach

Max Morandi, MD; Trevor Banka, MD; Guilherme P. Gaiarsa, MD; S. Trent Guthrie, MD; Jad Khalil, MD; Joseph Hoegler, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-22

Pharmacology Update

Venous Thromboembolism in the Pediatric Population

Alexandra Oschman, PharmD; Robert J. Kuhn, PharmD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-23

Blue Notes

Frédérick Francois Chopin

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

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-03

Penetrating Trauma Trumps Backboards

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

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-04

Sports Medicine Update

Disaster Response

Robert D. D'Ambrosia, MD

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100129-02

Review Article

The Maisonneuve Injury: A Comprehensive Review

Bharati S. Kalyani, MD; Craig S. Roberts, MD; Peter V. Giannoudis, MD, FRCS

Orthopedics. 2010;33(3): https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20100301-04

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