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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
  • April 2011
  • Volume 34 · Issue 4
Radiologic Case Study

Your Diagnosis?

Robert A. Mackey, BA; Laura W. Bancroft, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):241, 318-321 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-29

Tips & Techniques

Posterior Reattachment of a Radial Tear in the Posterior Root of the Medial Meniscus

Kyung Wook Nha, MD; Kook Hyun Wang, MD; Gautam M. Shetty, MD; Chang Soo Lee, MD; Jong In Kim, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):276-280 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-14

The Cutting Edge
Pharmacology Update

Effects of Religious and Personal Beliefs on Medication Regimen Design

Tara M. Hoesli; Kelly M. Smith, PharmD, BCPS, FASHP, FCCP

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):292-295 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-17

Sports Medicine Update

Lateral Process Talus Fracture in a Kayaking Injury

Alan Y. Yan, MD; Addisu Mesfin, MD; Lew C. Schon, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):296-299 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-18

Evidence-based Medicine
CME Review Article

Embolization of Bone Tumors

Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Giuseppe Rossi, MD; Eugenio Rimondi, MD; Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos, MD, DSc; Pietro Ruggieri, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):303-310 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-20

CME Quiz
Feature Article

The Incidence of Femoral Component Version Change in Primary THA Using the S-ROM Femoral Component

Kirk A. Kindsfater, MD; Joel R. Politi, MD; Douglas A. Dennis, MD; Christi J. Sychterz Terefenko, MS

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):260 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-06

A Systematic Review Assessing the Effectiveness of Alendronate in Reducing Periprosthetic Bone Loss After Cementless Primary THA

Yi Zeng, MD; Oujie Lai, MD; Bin Shen, MD; Jing Yang, MD; Zongke Zhou, MD; Pengde Kang, MD; Fuxing Pei, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):261 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-09

Temporary Hemiepiphysiodesis With Blount Staples and Eight-Plates in Pigs

Anastasios D. Kanellopoulos, MD, DSc; Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Dimitris Dovris, MD; Konstantinos Vlasis, MD; Rolf Burghardt, MD; Panayotis N. Soucacos, MD, FACS; Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos, MD, DSc; John E. Herzenberg, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):263 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-05

Utility of Polymer Cerclage Cables in Revision Shoulder Arthroplasty

T. Bradley Edwards, MD; Kyle D. Stuart, MD; George J. Trappey, MD; Daniel P. O’Connor, PhD; Vineet K. Sarin, PhD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):264 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-13

Retrospective Comparison of Freehand and Ultrasound-guided Shoulder Steroid Injections

Hussein Elkousy, MD; Gary M. Gartsman, MD; Gregory Drake, DO; Wilson Sola Jr., MD; Daniel O’Connor, PhD; T. Bradley Edwards, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):270 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-11

Ankle Fusion Stability: A Biomechanical Comparison of External Versus Internal Fixation

Justin R. Hoover, MD; Robert D. Santrock, MD; William C. James III, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):272 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-04

Intramedullary Nails for Long Bone Metastases: Why Do They Fail?

Benjamin J. Miller, MD; Emily E. Carmody Soni, MD; C. Parker Gibbs, MD; Mark T. Scarborough, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):274 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-12

Inter- and Intraobserver Reliability in Radiographic Assessment of Degenerative Disk Disease

Jason Zook, MD; Mladen Djurasovic, MD; Charles Crawford III, MD; Kelly Bratcher, RN; Steven Glassman, MD; Leah Carreon, MD, MSc

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):275-279 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-07

Case Reports

Lateral Epicondylitis: An Internal Comparison in the Same Patient

Steve B. Behrens, MD; Matthew E. Deren, BS; Theodore A. Blaine, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):314 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-23

Humeral Fracture Between a Total Elbow and Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Andrea Angelini, MD; Enrico Guerra, MD; Roberto Rotini, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):315 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-21

Isolated U-shaped Sacral Fracture With Cauda Equina Injury

Hong-wei Chen; Guo-dong Liu, MD; Gang-sheng Zhao; Jun Pan, MS

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):316 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-25

Lumbar Artery Injury Following Posterior Spinal Instrumentation for Scoliosis

Andrea Sandri, MD; Dario Regis, MD; Marco Andrea Marino, MD; Giovanni Puppini, MD; Pietro Bartolozzi, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(4):317 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110228-24

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