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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
  • June 2011
  • Volume 34 · Issue 6
Radiologic Case Study

Radiologic Case Study

Hannah Koh, MD; Terrence C. Demos, MD; Laurie M. Lomasney, MD; J. Paul O’Keefe, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):409-489 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-34

Guest Editorial
Tips & Techniques
The Cutting Edge
Pharmacology Update

Use of Intranasal Medications in Pediatric Patients

Susan E. Warrington, PharmD; Robert J. Kuhn, PharmD, FPPAG

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):456-459 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-20

Sports Medicine Update

Physical Examination Findings in Young Athletes Correlate with History of Shoulder Instability

Brett D. Owens, MD; Michele L. Duffey, MS; Thomas M. DeBerardino, MD; Kenneth L. Cameron, PhD, ATC

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):460-464 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-21

Evidence-based Medicine
CME Review Article

COX-2 Inhibitors for the Prevention of Heterotopic Ossification After THA

George I. Vasileiadis, MD, PhD; Ioannis C. Sioutis, MD; Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Konstantinos Vlasis, MD; George C. Babis, MD, DSc; Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos, MD, DSc

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):467-472 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-23

CME Quiz
Feature Articles

Bilateral Unstable Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis: A Look at Risk Factors

José A. Herrera-Soto, MD; Kelly L. Vanderhav, MD; Eric Gordon, MD; Jorge Fabregas, MD; Jonathan H. Phillips, MD; Perry Schoenecker, MD; Klaus Parsch, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e121-e126 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-04

In Vivo Assessment of Total Hip Femoral Head Separation from the Acetabular Cup During 4 Common Daily Activities

Thomas J. Blumenfeld, MD; Diana A. Glaser, PhD; William L. Bargar, MD; Glen D. Langston, BS; Mohamed R. Mahfouz, PhD; Richard D. Komistek, PhD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e127-e132 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-06

Preliminary Clinical and Radiographic Results of Large Ceramic Heads on Highly Cross-Linked Polyethylene

Morteza Meftah, MD; Prouskeh Bruce Ebrahimpour, MD; Chuan He, MD, PHD; Amar S. Ranawat, MD; Chitranjan S. Ranawat, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e133-e137 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-08

Predicting ACL Rupture in the Population Actively Engaged in Sports Activities Based on Anatomical Risk Factors

Lazar Stijak, MSC; Zoran Blagojević, DSC; Gordana Santrač-Stijak, BS; Goran Spasojević, DSC; Richard Herzog, MD; Branislav Filipović, DSC

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e138-e147 https://doi.org/10.3298/01477447-20110427-07

Subvastus and Medial Parapatellar Approaches in TKA: Comparison of Functional Results

Julian Dutka, MD, PhD; Michal Skowronek, MD; Pawel Sosin, MD, PhD; Pawel Skowronek, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e148-e153 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-05

Posteromedial Anatomical Plate for the Treatment of Distal Tibial Fractures with Anterior Soft Tissue Injury

Jiayuan Hong, MD; Rongming Zeng, MD; Dasheng Lin, MD; Linxin Guo, MD; Liangqi Kang, MD; Zhenqi Ding, MD; Jianhua Xiao, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e161-e166 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-15

Arthroscopic Management of Stiff Elbow

Harpreet Singh; Ki Young Nam; Young Lae Moon

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e167-e171 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-16

Treatment of Acute Unstable Distal Clavicle Fractures with Single Coracoclavicular Suture Fixation

Shan-Wei Yang, MD; Li Chun Lin, MD; Shwu Jen Chang, PhD; Shwu Jen Chang, MD; Shyh Ming Kuo, PhD; Lain-Chyr Hwang, PhD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e172-e177 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-10

The Characteristics of Patients with Type 1: Intraforaminal Vertebral Artery Anomalies?

Mark S. Eskander, MD; Michelle E. Aubin, MD; Joshua W. Major, BS; Bree A. Huning, SB; Jacob Drew, MD; Julianne Marvin, MD; Patrick J. Connolly, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e184-e186 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-09

Correlation Between Facial Asymmetry, Shoulder Imbalance, and Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

Jae-Young Hong, MD; Seung-Woo Suh, MD, PhD; Hitesh N. Modi, MS; Jae-Hyuk Yang, MD; Young-Chul Hwang, MD; Dong-Yul Lee, MD, PhD; Chang-Yong Hur, MD, PhD; Young-Hwan Park, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e187-e194 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-14

Case Report

Negative Pressure Wound Therapy for the Treatment of Infected Wounds with Exposed Knee Joint After Patellar Fracture

Sang Yang Lee, MD, PhD; Takahiro Niikura, MD, PhD; Masahiko Miwa, MD, PhD; Yoshitada Sakai, MD, PhD; Keisuke Oe, MD, PhD; Takahiro Fukazawa, MD; Yohei Kawakami, MD; Masahiro Kurosaka, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e211-e214 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-27

Atypical Tibial Tuberosity Fracture in an Adolescent

Azal A. Jalgaonkar, MS(Orth), MRCS; Sunil Dachepalli, MSc, MRCS; Zaid Al-Wattar, MSc, MRCS; Sudhir Rao, FRCS, FRCS(Orth); Tony Kochhar, MSc, FRCS(Orth)

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e215-e218 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-30

Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome with Medial Tibial Stress Syndrome in Twins

Purnajyoti Banerjee, MBBS, Dorth, MRCS(Ed); Christopher Mclean, FRCS

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e219-e221 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-33

Proximal Humerus Shaft Fracture After Pectoralis Major Tendon Rupture Repair

Jeff A. Silverstein, MD; Ben Goldberg, MD; Preston Wolin, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e222-e224 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-24

Posterior Spinal Fusion for Scoliosis in Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, Kyphoscoliosis Type

Yang Liu, MD; Rui Gao, MD; Xuhui Zhou, MD; Wen Yuan, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e228-e232 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-28

Symptomatic Spinal Epidural Lipomatosis with Severe Obesity at a Young Age

Tetsuro Ohba, MD, PhD; Toshiki Saito, MD, PhD; Nobuchika Kawasaki, MD, PhD; Shingo Maekawa, MD, PhD; Hirotaka Haro, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e233-e235 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-25

Femoral Stem Dislodgement During Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty Dislocation

Luiz S. Marcelino Gomes, PhD; Wellington do Carmo, MD; Wender de Souza, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e203-e206 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-29

Endogenous Heparinoids Induced Massive Hemorrhage Postoperatively Following THA

Xiao Jun Shi, MD; Jing Yang, MD; Bin Shen, MD; Peng De Kang, MD, PhD; Zong Ke Zhou, MD, PhD; Fuxing Pei, MD

Orthopedics. 2011;34(6):e207-e210 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20110427-32

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