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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
  • July 2013
  • Volume 36 · Issue 7
Radiologic Case Study

Bipartite Patella

Kathryn Niemeyer, MD; Albert Song, MD; Laurie M. Lomasney, MD; Terrence C. Demos, MD; Harold Rees, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):489, 558-562 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-03

Letters to the Editor

Prevalence of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome in Motorcyclists

J. Mark Melhorn, MD, FAAOS, FAADEP; James B. Talmage, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):497-498 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-02

Guest Editorial
Tips & Techniques
The Cutting Edge

Tunnel Intersection in Combined Anatomic Reconstruction of the ACL and Posterolateral Corner

Steven J. Narvy, MD; Michael P. Hall, MD; Ronald S. Kvitne, MD; James E. Tibone, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):529-532 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-07

Sports Medicine Update

Tension Band Plating of a Nonunion Anterior Tibial Stress Fracture in an Athlete

Jarrad A. Merriman, MPH; Diego Villacis, MD; Curtis J. Kephart, MD, ATC; George F. Rick Hatch III, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):534-538 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-08

Evidence-Based Medicine
CME Review Article

Meta-analysis of Temporary Versus No Clamping in TKA

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

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):543-550 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-11

Feature Article

Femoral Neck Shortening After Internal Fixation of a Femoral Neck Fracture

Stephanie M. Zielinski, MD; Noël L. Keijsers, PhD; Stephan F.E. Praet, MD, PhD; Martin J. Heetveld, MD, PhD; Mohit Bhandari, MD, PhD; Jean Pierre Wilssens; Peter Patka, MD, PhD; Esther M.M. Van Lieshout, PhD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e849-e858 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-13

Effect of Distal Interlock Fixation in Stable Intertrochanteric Fractures

Patrick M. Kane, MD; Bryan Vopat, MD; David Paller, MS; Sarath Koruprolu, MS; Christopher T. Born, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e859-e864 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-14

Addition of an Anti-rotation Screw to the Dynamic Hip Screw for Femoral Neck Fractures

Daoud Makki, MD, MRCS, Dip Sports Med; Ahmed M. Mohamed, MBBS, MRCS; Rajeev Gadiyar, MS(Orth), MSc(Orth), D.Orth; Marc Patterson, MBBS, FRCS(Tr&Orth)

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e865-e868 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-15

Clinical and Patient-reported Outcomes of Primary TKA With a Single-radius Design

Steven F. Harwin, MD; Kimona Issa, MD; Kristin Given, MS; Kirby D. Hitt, MD; Kenneth A. Greene, MD; Robert Pivec, MD; Mark Kester, PhD; Michael A. Mont, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e877-e882 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-17

Intermediate Outcome of a Cruciate-retaining Tibia

J. Wesley Mesko, MD; Sara Heath, JD; Jianhua Shen, MS

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e883-e890 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-18

Humerus Fractures at a Regional Trauma Center: An Epidemiologic Study

Michael J. Bercik, MD; Fotios P. Tjoumakaris, MD; Matthew Pepe, MD; Bradford Tucker, MD; Alexander Axelrad, MD; Alvin Ong, MD; Luke Austin, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e891-e897 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-19

Superior Versus Anteroinferior Plating of Clavicle Fractures

Nathan Formaini, DO; Benjamin C. Taylor, MD; Jeffrey Backes, MD; Thomas J. Bramwell, DO

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e898-e904 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-20

Hemiarthroplasty for Head-split Fractures of the Proximal Humerus

R. Michael Greiwe, MD; Rodrigo Vargas-Ariza, MD; Louis U. Bigliani, MD; William N. Levine, MD; Christopher S. Ahmad, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e905-e911 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-21

Modified McLaughlin Technique for Neglected Locked Posterior Dislocation of the Shoulder

Zinon T. Kokkalis, MD; Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; Efstathios G. Ballas, MD; John Papanastasiou, MD; Panayiotis J. Papagelopoulos, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e912-e916 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-22

Effectiveness of Locking Versus Dynamic Compression Plates for Diaphyseal Forearm Fractures

İbrahim Azboy, MD; Abdullah Demirtas, MD; Bekir Yavuz Uçar, MD; Mehmet Bulut, MD; Celil Alemdar, MD; Emin Özkul, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e917-e922 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-23

Change in Quality of Life and Cost/Utility Analysis in Open Stage-related Surgical Treatment of Elbow Stiffness

Giuseppe Giannicola, MD; Gianluca Bullitta, MD; Federico M. Sacchetti, MD; Marco Scacchi, MD; David Polimanti, MD; Guido Citoni, PhD; Gianluca Cinotti, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e923-e930 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-24

Effect of Elbow Flexion on the Proximity of the PIN During 2-incision Distal Biceps Repair

Jason A. Jones, MD; Christopher M. Jones, MD; Mark G. Grossman, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e931-e935 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-25

Blocking Screws for the Treatment of Distal Femur Fractures

Mustafa Seyhan, MD; Selami Cakmak, MD; Ferdi Donmez, MD; Arel Gereli, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e936-e941 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-26

Accuracy of 3-D Planning and Navigation in Bone Tumor Resection

Lucas E. Ritacco, MD; Federico E. Milano, PhDc; Germán L. Farfalli, MD; Miguel A. Ayerza, MD; D. Luis Muscolo, MD; Luis A. Aponte-Tinao, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e942-e950 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-27

Posterior Spinal Fusion Using Pedicle Screws

Michael Athanasakopoulos, MD; Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD; George Triantafyllopoulos, MD; Spiros Koufos, MD; Spiros G. Pneumaticos, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e951-e957 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-28

Cervical Disk Arthroplasty Versus ACDF for Preoperative Reducible Kyphosis

Yu Chen, MD; Xinwei Wang, MD; Xuhua Lu, MD; Haisong Yang, MD; Deyu Chen, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e958-e965 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-29

Aggregate Interview Method of Ranking Orthopedic Applicants Predicts Future Performance

Jacqueline Geissler, MD; Ann VanHeest, MD; Penny Tatman, MPH; Terence Gioe, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e966-e970 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-30

Case Report

Solitary Amyloidoma Related to THA

Zafar Ahmad, MPhil(Camb), MRCS, MBBS, BSc; Saket Tibrewal, FRCS(Tr&Orth), MBBS; Geoffrey Waters, FRCPath; John Nolan, MBBS, FRCS, FRCS(Orth)

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e971-e973 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-31

Vascular Tumor in Metal-on-polyethylene THA Requiring Hemipelvectomy

Jason H. Lee, MD; Vu H. Le, MD; Amy Steinhoff, MD; Bang H. Hoang, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e974-e977 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-32

Failure of a Modular Hip Implant at the Stem-Sleeve Interface

Nima Mehran, MD; Trevor North, MD; Michael Laker, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e978-e981 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-33

Giant Intraosseous Schwannoma of the Ileopubic Ramus

Francesco Benazzo, MD; Matteo Marullo, MD; Stefano Marco Paolo Rossi, MD; Erika Viola, MD

Orthopedics. 2013;36(7):e982-e985 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20130624-34

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