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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
  • October 2015
  • Volume 38 · Issue 10
Radiologic Case Study

Systemic Lead Toxicity

Suraj Chandrasekar, MD; Laurie M. Lomasney, MD; Nathan Derhammer, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):592, 644-647 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-01

Guest Editorial

How Can We Improve Outcomes Assessment?

Peter N. Chalmers, MD; Nikhil N. Verma, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):594-596 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-02

Tips & Techniques

Femoral Bone Plug in Total Knee Replacement

Ettore Vulcano, MD; Gianmarco M. V. Regazzola, MD; Luigi Murena, MD; Mario Ronga, MD; Paolo Cherubino, MD; Michele F. Surace, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):617-618 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-03

Outcomes of a Newer-Generation Cementless Total Knee Arthroplasty Design

Steven F. Harwin, MD, FACS; Randa K. Elmallah, MD; Julio J. Jauregui, MD; Jeffrey J. Cherian, DO; Michael A. Mont, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):620-624 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-04

Trauma Update

Optimizing Stability in Femoral Neck Fracture Fixation

Ye Ye, MD; Jiandong Hao, MD; Cyril Mauffrey, MD, FACS; E. Mark Hammerberg, MD; Philip F. Stahel, MD, FACS; David J. Hak, MD, MBA, FACS

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):625-630 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-05

CME Review Article

Protocol-Based Arthroplasty: Less Is More

Christina J. Gutowski, MD; Javad Parvizi, MD; James J. Purtill, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):631-638 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-06

Feature Article

Bilateral Portal Percutaneous Endoscopic Debridement and Lavage for Lumbar Pyogenic Spondylitis

Li-Chen Hsu, MD; Tzu-Ming Tseng, MD; Shih-Chieh Yang, MD, PhD; Hung-Shu Chen, MD, PhD; Cheng-Yo Yen, MD, PhD; Yuan-Kun Tu, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e856-e863 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-50

National Trends in Operative Treatment of Pediatric Fractures in the Ambulatory Setting

Derek T. Bernstein, MD; Christopher Chen, BS; Wei Zhang, PhD; Scott D. McKay, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e869-e873 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-52

Orthostetrics: Management of Orthopedic Conditions in the Pregnant Patient

Leslie J. Matthews, PharmD; David B. McConda, MD; Trapper A. J. Lalli, MD; Scott D. Daffner, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e874-e880 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-53

Obesity Increases Early Complications After High-Energy Pelvic and Acetabular Fractures

Brent Joseph Morris, MD; Justin Edward Richards, MD; Oscar Dean Guillamondegui, MD, MPH; Kyle Robert Sweeney, MD; Hassan Riaz Mir, MD; William Todd Obremskey, MD, MPH; Philip James Kregor, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e881-e887 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-54

Radiostereometric and Radiographic Analysis of Glenoid Component Motion After Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Jonathan J. Streit, MD; Yousef Shishani, MD; Meridith E. Greene, PhD; Audrey K. Nebergall, BA; John Paul Wanner, BS; Charles R. Bragdon, PhD; Henrik Malchau, MD, PhD; Reuben Gobezie, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e891-e897 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-56

Prevalence of Vitamin D Deficiency and Its Association With Metabolic Disease in Korean Orthopedic Patients

Ki-Tack Kim, MD; Kyung-Chung Kang, MD; Dong-Eun Shin, MD; Sang-Hoon Lee, MD; Jung-Hee Lee, MD; Tae-Yoon Kwon, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e898-e903 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-57

Anatomic and Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty in Patients Older Than 80 Years

Jacob J. Triplet, BS; Nathan G. Everding, MD; Jonathan C. Levy, MD; Nathan T. Formaini, DO; Kevin P. O'Donnell, MD; Molly A. Moor, MPH; Leonardo D. Virraroel, BS

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e904-e910 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-58

Frozen Autograft-Prosthesis Composite Reconstruction in Malignant Bone Tumors

Saran Subhadrabandhu, MD; Akihiko Takeuchi, MD, PhD; Norio Yamamoto, MD, PhD; Toshiharu Shirai, MD, PhD; Hideji Nishida, MD, PhD; Katsuhiro Hayashi, MD, PhD; Shinji Miwa, MD, PhD; Hiroyuki Tsuchiya, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e911-e918 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-59

Prediction of Clinically Significant Leg-Length Discrepancy in Congenital Disorders

Kenichi Mishima, MD; Hiroshi Kitoh, MD; Izumi Kadono, MD; Masaki Matsushita, MD; Hiroshi Sugiura, MD; Sachi Hasegawa, MD; Akiko Kitamura, MD; Yoshihiro Nishida, MD; Naoki Ishiguro, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e919-e924 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-60

Gender Effect on the Outcome of Partial Medial Meniscectomy

Barak Haviv, MD; Shlomo Bronak, MD; Yona Kosashvili, MD; Rafael Thein, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e925-e928 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-61

Relationship Between the Superior Gluteal Vessels and Nerve at the Greater Sciatic Notch

Cory A. Collinge, MD; Navid M. Ziran, MD; David A. Coons, DO

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e929-e933 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-62

Cementless Acetabular Reconstruction for Arthropathy in Old Acetabular Fractures

Fang-Yao Chiu, MD; Yi-Pin Lin, MD; Shih-Hsin Hung, RN, MSN; Yu-Ping Su, MD; Chien-Lin Liu, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e934-e939 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-63

Case Report

Snapping Knee Syndrome of the Medial Hamstrings

Nicole M. Protzman, MS; Sean B. Conkle, OTC; Michael F. Busch, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e940-e942 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-91

Use of Massive Allografts to Manage Hydatid Bone Disease of the Femur

Domingo L. Muscolo, MD; Ezequiel E. Zaidenberg, MD; German L. Farfalli, MD; Luis A. Aponte-Tinao, MD; Miguel A. Ayerza, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e943-e946 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-92

Cardiac Perforation and Multiple Emboli After Percutaneous Vertebroplasty

Chong Shen, MD; Gang Liu, MD; Jun-Zu Hu, MD; Xi-Heng Yang, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(10):e947-e950 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20151002-93

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