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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

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • July 2012
  • Volume 35 · Issue 7
Case Report

Total Knee Arthroplasty for Neuropathic Joint Disease After Severe Bone Destruction Eroded the Tibial Tuberosity

Kazuya Sugitani, MD; Yuji Arai, MD, PhD; Hisatake Takamiya, MD, PhD; Ginjiro Minami, MD, PhD; Tetsuo Higuchi, MD, PhD; Toshikazu Kubo, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1108-e1111 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-32

Intra-articular Tenosynovial Giant Cell Tumor Arising From the Posterior Cruciate Ligament

Gianluca Camillieri, MD; Vincenzo Di Sanzo, MD, PhD; Matteo Ferretti, MD; Cosma Calderaro, MD; Vittorio Calvisi, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1116-e1118 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-34

Revision Surgery for a Dislocated Constrained Total Knee Arthroplasty

Jonathan Hagedorn, BA; Brett R. Levine, MD, MS

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1099-e1103 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-30

Fibromyxoma of the Axis

Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Roberto Casadei, MD; Marco Gambarotti, MD; Pietro Ruggieri, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1133-e1135 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-40

Penetrating Injury of the Spinal Cord Treated Surgically

Zhenyu Wang, MM; Yi Liu, MD; Zhigang Qu, MM; Jiali Leng, MM; Changfeng Fu, MD; Guomin Liu, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1136-e1140 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-41

Lumbar Decompression and Fusion in a Centenarian

Ryan M. Garcia, MD; Jonathan Belding, MD; Henry H. Bohlman, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1141-e1144 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-42

Anconeus Epitrochlearis as a Source of Medial Elbow Pain in Baseball Pitchers

Xinning Li, MD; Joshua S. Dines, MD; Matthew Gorman, MD; Orr Limpisvasti, MD; Ralph Gambardella, MD; Lou Yocum, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1129-e1132 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-39

Adolescent Segond Fracture With an Intact Anterior Cruciate Ligament

Deepak Reddy, MD; Reginald Alexander, MD; Waqas M. Hussain, MD; J. Martin Leland, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1112-e1115 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-33

Feature Article

Routine Imaging for Anterior Cervical Decompression and Fusion Procedures: A Survey Study Establishing Current Practice Patterns

Daniel D. Bohl, MPH; Joshua W. Hustedt, BA; Daniel J. Blizzard, BS; Raghav Badrinath, BS; Jonathan N. Grauer, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1068-e1072 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-24

Effect of Back Muscle Strength and Sagittal Spinal Imbalance on Locomotive Syndrome in Japanese Men

Kenichi Hirano, MD; Shiro Imagama, MD, PhD; Yukiharu Hasegawa, MD, PhD; Norimitsu Wakao, MD, PhD; Akio Muramoto, MD; Naoki Ishiguro, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1073-e1078 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-25

Extensively Porous-coated Stems for Femoral Revision: Reliable Choice for Stem Revision in Paprosky Femoral Type III Defects

Lien-Hsiang Chung, MD; Po-Kuei Wu, MD; Cheng-Fong Chen, MD; Wei-Ming Chen, MD; Tain-Hsiung Chen, MD; Chien-Lin Liu, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1017-e1021 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-13

Biomechanical Study of 4-hole Pubic Symphyseal Plating: Locked Versus Unlocked Constructs

Mark L. Prasarn, MD; Greg Zych, DO; Greg Gaski, MD; Dinah Baria, MS; David Kaimrajh, MS; Ted Milne, BS; Loren L. Latta, PhD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1028-e1032 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-15

Percutaneous Vertebroplasty for Symptomatic Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture Adjacent to Lumbar Instrumented Circumferential Fusion

Shih-Chieh Yang, MD, PhD; Hung-Shu Chen, MD, PhD; Yu-Hsien Kao, MD; Ching-Hou Ma, MD; Yuan-Kun Tu, MD; Kao-Chi Chung, PhD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1079-e1085 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-26

Comparison of Bulb Syringe, Pressurized Pulsatile, and Hydrosurgery Debridement Methods for Removing Bacteria From Fracture Implants

Michael S. Hughes, MD; Eric S. Moghadamian, MD; Li-Yan Yin, MD; Gregory J. Della Rocca, MD, PhD; Brett D. Crist, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1046-e1050 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-19

Mini-midvastus Versus Medial Parapatellar Approach in TKA: Muscle Damage and Inflammation Markers

ZeYu Huang, MD; Bin Shen, MD, PhD; Jun Ma, MD; Jing Yang, MD; ZongKe Zhou, MD, PhD; PengDe Kang, MD, PhD; Fuxing Pei, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1038-e1045 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-17

Tendon Healing In Vivo: Effect of Mannose-6-phosphate on Flexor Tendon Adhesion Formation

Changsuo Xia Sr., MD; Junan Zuo, BS; Changyao Wang, MD; Yingzhen Wang, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1056-e1060 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-21

Metal-on-Metal Total Hip Arthroplasty: Causes and High Incidence of Early Failure

David Fabi, MD; Brett Levine, MD; Wayne Paprosky, MD; Craig Della Valle, MD; Scott Sporer, MD; Gregg Klein, MD; Harlan Levine, MD; Mark Hartzband, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1009-e1016 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-12

Effect of Age on Partial Weight-bearing Training

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

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1061-e1067 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-23

Incidence of Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome in Active Duty US Military Servicemembers

Elizabeth Blank, MD; Brett D. Owens, MD; Robert Burks, PhD; Philip J. Belmont, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):e1022-e1027 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-14

Pharmacology Update
Guest Editorial
Evidence-based Medicine
The Cutting Edge
CME Review Article

Failed Hip Arthroscopy: Causes and Treatment Options

James P. Ward, MD; Patrick Rogers, BS; Thomas Youm, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):612-617 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-11

Tips & Techniques
Radiologic Case Study

Radiologic Case Study

Jeremie N. Karsenti, MS; Laura W. Bancroft, MD; Brad Homan, DO

Orthopedics. 2012;35(7):553, 635-637 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120621-01

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