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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
  • November 2011
  • Volume 34 · Issue 11
Radiologic Case Study

Radiologic Case Study

Karen Fritchie, MD; Sriram Mannava, MD; Murali Sundaram, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):829, 912-914 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-38


Identifying Multiple Reports From the Same Study

Tiao Lin, MD; Shi-gui Yan, MD; Cong Wang, MD; Xun-zi Cai, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):837-838 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-02

54-year Follow-up of Lumbar Posterior Fusion With Tibial Graft

Michael X. Liu, BA; David M. Cai, MS; Patrick J. Connolly, MD; Mark S. Eskander, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):838-839 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-03

Guest Editorial
Tips & Techniques

Overuse Injuries in Youth Throwing Athletes

Eric W. Carson, MD; David R. Diduch, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):871-872 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-20

The Cutting Edge
Pharmacology Update

A Review of the Methods, Interpretation, and Limitations of the Urine Drug Screen

E. Claire Markway, PharmD; Stephanie N. Baker, PharmD, BCPS

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):877-881 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-22

Trauma Update

Subtle Injuries to the Lisfranc Joint

Andrew Rosenbaum, MD; Samuel Dellenbaugh, MD; John DiPreta, MD; Richard Uhl, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):882-887 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-23

Evidence-based Medicine
CME Review Article

Intrasubstance Ruptures of the Biceps Brachii: Diagnosis and Management

David J. Wilson, MD; Stephen A. Parada, MD; John M. Slevin, PA-C; Edward D. Arrington, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):890-896 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-25

CME Quiz
Feature Article

Efficacy of Repeat Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Knee

Paul A. Rath, MD; Zbigniew Gugala, MD, PhD; Ronald W. Lindsey, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e703-e707 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-07

Randomized Prospective Evaluation of Injection Techniques for the Treatment of Lateral Epicondylitis

Joseph Bellapianta, MD; Francesca Swartz, DO; Jordan Lisella, MD; John Czajka, MD; Ryan Neff; Richard Uhl, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e708-e712 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-13

Subcutaneous Anterior Transposition Versus Decompression and Medial Epicondylectomy for the Treatment of Cubital Tunnel Syndrome

John T. Capo, MD; Glen Jacob, MD; Robert J. Maurer, MD; Ali Nourbakhsh, MD; Jared S. Preston, BS

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e713-e717 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-18

Outcomes of Modified 2-incision Technique With Use of Indomethicin in Treatment of Distal Biceps Tendon Rupture

Oke A. Anakwenze, MD; Vamsi K. Kancherla, BS; William Warrender, BS; Joseph A. Abboud, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e724-e729 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-10

Staged Bone Grafting Following Placement of an Antibiotic Spacer Block for the Management of Segmental Long Bone Defects

Derek J. Donegan, MD; John Scolaro, MD; Paul E. Matuszewski, MD; Samir Mehta, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e730-e735 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-16

Infected Total Femoral Replacements: Evaluation of Limb Loss Risk Factors

John S. Hwang, BS; Kathleen S. Beebe, MD; Francis R. Patterson, MD; Joseph Benevenia, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e736-e740 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-11

Proximal Epiphysis of the Second Metatarsal: Normal Trait, Possible Contribution to Growth, and Clinical Implications

Javier Pizones, MD, PhD; Alejandro Gomez-Rice, MD; Jose Pareja, MD, PhD; Javier Fernandez-Camacho, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e741-e747 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-08

Feasibility of Whole-body MRI for Detecting Metastatic Myxoid Liposarcoma: A Case Series

Sung Wook Seo, MD; Jong Won Kwon, MD; Sung Won Jang, MD; Seung Pil Jang, MD; Youn-Soo Park, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e748-e754 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-15

Hibernomas: Clinicopathological Features, Diagnosis, and Treatment of 17 Cases

Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Luis Coll-Mesa, MD; Gabriele Drago, MD; Marco Gambarotti, MD; Pietro Ruggieri, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e755-e759 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-12

Lumbar Lordosis Restoration Following Single-level Instrumented Fusion Comparing 4 Commonly Used Techniques

John R. Dimar II, MD; Steven D. Glassman, MD; Venu M. Vemuri, DO; Justin L. Esterberg, MD; Jennifer M. Howard, MPH; Leah Y. Carreon, MD, MSc

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e760-e764 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-14

Do Protective Lead Garments Harbor Harmful Bacteria?

Brian F. Grogan, MD; William C. Cranston, DSc, PA-C; Donna M. Lopez, RN, BSN; Christopher Furbee, PA-C, DSc; Clinton K. Murray, MD; Joseph R. Hsu, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e765-e767 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-09

Case Report

Malignant Mixed Tumor of the Soft Tissue Occurring After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Miki Tomoeda, DDS, PhD; Michiko Yuki, DS, PhD; Chiaki Kubo, MD; Hidenori Yoshizawa, MD; Masanori Kitamura, MD; Shigenori Nagata, MD, PhD; Kenichiro Hamada, MD, PhD; Susumu Joyama, MD, PhD; Nobuhito Araki, MD, PhD; Yasuhiko Tomita, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e768-e771 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-27

Giant Gouty Tophi of the Hand and Wrist

Falk Mittag, MD; Markus Wuenschel, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e790-e792 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-34

Periostitis Secondary to Prolonged Voriconazole Therapy in a Lung Transplant Recipient

David P. Lustenberger, BS; Jaymes D. Granata, MD; Thomas J. Scharschmidt, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e793-e796 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-35

Lumbar Diskal Cyst Containing Intervertebral Disk Materials

Hiroyuki Tsuchie, MD; Tomio Nishi, MD; Takayuki Tani, MD; Shigeto Maekawa, MD; Yoichi Shimada, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e784-e787 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-29

Pyogenic Cervical Spondylitis Caused by Pasteurella haemolytica Attributed to Excessive Contact With Dogs

Masaaki Machino, MD; Yasutsugu Yukawa, MD, PhD; Keigo Ito, MD, PhD; Hiroaki Nakashima, MD; Shunsuke Kanbara, MD; Daigo Morita, MD; Fumihiko Kato, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(11):e793-e795 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110922-32

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