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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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Past Issue
  • August 2012
  • Volume 35 · Issue 8
Radiologic Case Study

Radiologic Case Study

Alexander Boyle; Naveen Subhas, MD; Murali Sundaram, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):641, 723-724 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-01

Tips & Techniques
The Cutting Edge

Cloud-based Preoperative Planning for Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Study of Accuracy, Efficiency, and Compliance

Joseph D. Maratt, MD; Ramesh C. Srinivasan, MD; William J. Dahl, MD; Peter L. Schilling, MD; Andrew G. Urquhart, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):682-686 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-05

Pharmacology Update

Perioperative Management of Antiplatelet Agents

Tyler S. Mohr, PharmD; Sara D. Brouse, PharmD, FCCP, BCPS (AQ Cardiology)

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):687-691 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-06

Trauma Update

Tibial Tubercle Avulsion Fractures in Adolescent Basketball Players

Andre Jakoi, MD; Michael Freidl, MD; Andrew Old, MD; Mitra Javandel, MD; James Tom, MD; Juan Realyvasquez, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):692-696 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-07

Evidence-based Medicine
Ask the Experts

Graft Choice for a High-level Athlete

Brian Sennett, MD; Dean Taylor, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):700-701 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-09

CME Review Article
Feature Article

Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty in Jehovah’s Witnesses

Steven F. Harwin, MD; Robert Pivec, MD; Aaron J. Johnson, MD; Qais Naziri, MD; Michael A. Mont, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1145-e1151 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-11

Postoperative Flexion Analysis of 3 Rotating-platform Knee Designs

Rajesh N. Maniar, MS(Orth), MCh(Orth); Singhi Tushar, MS; Ashish Singh, MS; Himanshu Gupta, MS, MCh(Orth); Arun Nanivadekar, MD, MSc; Parul Rajesh Maniar, MS, FRCO

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1159-e1165 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-13

Effect of Donor Age on Patellar Tendon Allograft ACL Reconstruction

Daniel M. Hampton, MD; Joshua Lamb, MD; John J. Klimkiewicz, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1173-e1176 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-15

Knee Pain in Patients With Cancer After Chemotherapy, Radiotherapy, and Bone Marrow Transplantation

Eileen Chen, MD; Sajiv Sethi, BS; Adrienne Lee, BS; Anil Sethi, MD; Rahul Vaidya, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1177-e1183 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-16

Repair of Pectoralis Major Ruptures: Single-surgeon Case Series

Grant E. Garrigues, MD; Matthew J. Kraeutler, BS; Robert J. Gillespie, MD; Mark D. Lazarus, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1184-e1190 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-17

Therapeutic Effects of Volar Anatomical Plates Versus Locking Plates for Volar Barton’s Fractures

Zhibing Tang, MD; Huilin Yang, MD, PhD; Kangwu Chen, MD; Genlin Wang, MD, PhD; Xiaoyu Zhu, MD; Zhonglai Qian, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1198-e1203 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-19

Long-term Outcomes of Arthroscopic Debridement and Thermal Shrinkage for Isolated Partial Intercarpal Ligament Tears

Jung Il Lee, MD; Kyung Wook Nha, MD, PhD; Guen Young Lee, MD; Baek Hyun Kim, MD, PhD; Jung Wook Kim, MD; Jong Woong Park, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1204-e1209 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-20

Immediate Weight Bearing of Comminuted Supracondylar Femur Fractures Using Locked Plate Fixation

Jaymes D. Granata, MD; Alan S. Litsky, MD, ScD; David P. Lustenberger, MD; Robert A. Probe, MD; Thomas J. Ellis, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1210-e1213 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-21

Influence of Prereferral Surgery in Soft Tissue Sarcoma: 10 Years’ Experience in a Single Institution

Maximilian Zacherl, MD; Norbert Kastner, MD; Matthias Glehr, MD; Susanne Scheipl, MD; Gerold Schwantzer, PhD; Horst Koch, MD; Andreas Leithner, MD; Reinhard Windhager, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1214-e1220 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-22

Analysis of CT-based Navigation System for Pedicle Screw Placement

Scott D. Hodges, DO; Jason C. Eck, DO, MS; Danette Newton, MS

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1221-e1224 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-23

Sandwich Vertebral Fracture in the Study of Adjacent-level Fracture After Vertebral Cement Augmentation

Lijun Wang, MD; Huilin Yang, MD, PhD; Yuanxin Shi; Zongping Luo, MD, PhD; Weimin Jiang, MD; Zhaohua Bao, MD; Kangwu Chen, MD; Genlin Wang, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1225-e1230 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-24

Surgical Strategy for Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament in the Cervical Spine

Yu Chen, MD; Xiaowei Liu, MD; Deyu Chen, MD; Xinwei Wang, MD; Wen Yuan, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1231-e1237 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-25

Cuff Width Increases the Serum Biochemical Markers of Tourniquet-induced Skeletal Muscle Ischemia in Rabbits

Byron E. Chalidis, MD; Efstathios Kalivas, MD; Marina Parziali, MD; Anastasios G. Christodoulou, MD; Christos G. Dimitriou, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1245-e1250 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-27

Analysis of the Basic Science Section of the Orthopaedic In-Training Examination

Shahin Sheibani-Rad, MD, MS; Steven Paul Arnoczky, DVM; Norman E. Walter, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1251-e1255 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-28

Is the 22 Modifier Worth It?

James H. Richman, BS; Simon C. Mears, MD, PhD; Michael C. Ain, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1256-e1259 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-29

Case Report

Catastrophic Fracture of a Stable Metal Acetabular Component

Dean N. Papaliodis, MD; Richard L. Uhl, MD; Marc D. Fuchs, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1260-e1263 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-30

Backout of the Helical Blade of Proximal Femoral Nail Antirotation and Accompanying Fracture Nonunion

Takahiro Niikura, MD; Sang Yang Lee, MD; Tomoyuki Matsumoto, MD; Tomoaki Fukui, MD; Yohei Kawakami, MD; Toshihiro Akisue, MD; Ryosuke Kuroda, MD; Masahiro Kurosaka, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1264-e1266 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-31

Isolated Tear of the Pectoralis Minor Tendon in a High School Football Player

Xinning Li, MD; Matthew T. Gorman, MD; Joshua S. Dines, MD; Orr Limpisvasti, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1272-e1275 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-33

Parallel Plating for a Sternomanubrial Dislocation

Robert J. Gaines, MD; Addison Wilson, MD; Jared Antevil, MD; Marlene Demaio, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1276-e1278 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-34

Ankle Fracture Following Hip Arthroscopy

Eric D. Schiffman, MD; Joseph C. McCarthy, MD; John Y. Kwon, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1290-e1292 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-38

Multicentric Epithelioid Angiosarcoma of Bone

Zhengming Yang, MD; Huimin Tao, MD; Zhaoming Ye, MD; Disheng Yang, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1293-e1296 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-39

Single-level Calcified Cervical Disk Herniation in a 13-year-old Girl

Min Li, BN; Weiping Rong, BN; Xianming Pan, MD; Lin Yu, MD

Orthopedics. 2012;35(8):e1297-e1301 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20120725-40

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