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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
  • January 2012
  • Volume 35 · Issue 1
Radiologic Case Study

Radiologic Case Study

Milin Patel, BS; Craig M. Mintzer, MD; Laura W. Bancroft, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):1, 77-79 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-38

Guest Editorial
Tips & Techniques

Use of an Oblique Obturator Radiograph in Aspiration at Anterior Iliac Crest

Nabil A. Ebraheim, MD; Jingwei Zhang, MD; Gregory E. Lause, MS

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):28-32 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-17


Spinal Cord Contusions

David Alan Wong, MD, MSc, FRCS(C)

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):33-34 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-18

The Cutting Edge

In Vitro Response of Human Chondrocytes to a Combination of Growth Factors and a Proteinase Inhibitor

Matthew A. Pifer, MD, MS; Leonard K. Kibuule, MD; Tristan Maerz, MS; Diane M. Studzinski, BS; Kevin C. Baker, PhD; Harry N. Herkowitz, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):35-42 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-19

Sports Medicine Update

Effects of Lumbar Disk Herniation on the Careers of Professional Baseball Players

Jeffrey S. Earhart, MD; David Roberts, MD; Gilbert Roc, MD; Stephen Gryzlo, MD; Wellington Hsu, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):43-49 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-40

Evidence-based Medicine
CME Review Article

Dupuytren’s Disease

Michael Worrell, DO

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):52-60 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-23

CME Quiz

Dupuytren’s Disease

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1): https://doi.org/

Feature Article

Proximal Femoral Locking Plate With Cannulated Screws for the Treatment of Femoral Neck Fractures

Dasheng Lin, MD; Kejian Lian, MD; Zhenqi Ding, MD; Wenliang Zhai, MD; Jiayuan Hong, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e1-e5 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-08

Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation for Knee Cartilage Injuries: Moderate Functional Outcome and Performance in Patients With High-impact Activities

Andreas Panagopoulos, MD, PhD; Louw van Niekerk, FRCS(Ed), FRCS(Orth); Ioannis Triantafillopoulos, MD, MSci, PhD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e6-e14 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-07

Is It Possible to Train Patients to Limit Weight Bearing on a Lower Extremity?

Joshua W. Hustedt, BA; Daniel J. Blizzard, BS; Michael R. Baumgaertner, MD; Michael P. Leslie, DO; Jonathan N. Grauer, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e31-e37 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-14

Comparison of the Effects of Human β-defensin 3, Vancomycin, and Clindamycin on Staphylococcus aureus Biofilm Formation

Qiang Huang, MD; Hong-jun Yu, MD; Guo-dong Liu, MD; Xian-Kai Huang, MD; Lian-yang Zhang, MD; Yong-gang Zhou, MD; Ji-ying Chen, MD; Feng Lin, MD; Yan Wang, MD; Jun Fei, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e53-e60 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-11

Pedicle Screw Placement With O-arm and Stealth Navigation

Suresh Patil, MD; Emily M. Lindley, PhD; Evalina L. Burger, MD; Hiroyuki Yoshihara, MD; Vikas V. Patel, MA, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e61-e65 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-15

Anterior Reconstruction With Nano-hydroxyapatite/polyamide-66 Cage After Thoracic and Lumbar Corpectomy

Xi Yang, MD; Yueming Song, MD; Limin Liu, MD; Hao Liu, MD; Jiancheng Zeng, MD; Fuxing Pei, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e66-e73 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-10

Minimally Invasive Thoracolumbar Corpectomy and Reconstruction

Safdar N. Khan, MD; Thomas Cha, MD; Jonathan A. Hoskins, MD; Miguel Pelton, BS; Kern Singh, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e74-e79 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-04

Case Report

Corona Mortis Artery Avulsion Due to a Stable Pubic Ramus Fracture

Juan Garrido-Gómez, MD, PhD; Carlos Pena-Rodríguez, MD, PhD; Teodoro Martín-Noguerol, MD; Pedro Hernández-Cortes, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e80-e82 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-25

Femoral Neck Fracture Following Hardware Removal

James A. Shaer, MD; Barbara M. Hileman, BA; Jill E. Newcomer, BA; Marina C. Hanes, BA

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e83-e87 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-34

Piercing Injury of the Pelvis With a Steel Bar

Soon Hyuck Lee, MD; Si Young Park, MD; Jin Kim, MD; Young-Jae Huh, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e88-e90 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-28

Fracture of the Alumina-bearing Couple Delta Ceramic Liner

Afshin Taheriazam, MD; Mohammad Azizbaig Mohajer, MD; Mansoour Aboulghasemian, MD; Babak Hajipour, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e91-e93 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-33

Concurrent Little Leaguer’s Elbow and Shoulder in a 15-year-old Baseball Pitcher and Football Quarterback

Christopher M. Domes, ATC, BS; Ryan C. Petering, MD; James C. Chesnutt, MD; Adam Mirarchi, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e97-e100 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-29

Pseudoseptic Arthritis of the Shoulder Following Pneumococcal Vaccination

Mark W. Floyd, MD; Brandon M. Boyce, MD; Robert M. Castellan, MD, MPH; E. Barry McDonough, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e101-e103 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-31

Hemiarthroplasty in a Patient With Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis of the Shoulder

Jung Ho Park, MD, PhD; Jong Woong Park, MD, PhD; Jae Seung Shin, MD, PhD; Jae Moon Lee, MD; Jung Il Lee, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e104-e107 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-30

Intracranial Meningeal Hemangiopericytoma Metastatic to the Scapula

Herrick J. Siegel, MD; Robert Lopez-Ben, MD; J. Hunter Sutton, BA; Gene P. Siegal, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e112-e115 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-37

Epithelioid Hemangioma of the Distal Humerus With Pathologic Fracture

Christopher J. Kleck, MD; Matthew J. Seidel, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e116-e119 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-35

Intraosseous Tophus Deposits in the Os Trigonum

Ersin Ercin, MD; Mehmet Gamsizkan, MD; Serdar Avsar, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e120-e123 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-32

Life-threatening Necrotizing Fasciitis Due to ‘Bath Salts’ Injection

Russell Russo, MD; Noah Marks, MD; Katy Morris, MD; Heather King, MD; Angelle Gelvin, MD; Ronald Rooney, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e124-e127 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-36

Nocardia Spinal Epidural Abscess: 14-year Follow-up

Kristoffer R. West, MD; Robert C. Mason, MS; Mike Sun, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(1):e128-e131 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20111122-27

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