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Orthopedics: Clinical. Trusted. Independent.

For over 35 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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Table of Contents
Radiologic Case Study

Osteosarcoma of the Foot

Edward Sanchez, MD; Teresa Martin-Carreras, MD; Gerald Bornstein, DPM; Christopher W. Wasyliw, MD; Kurt F. Scherer, MD; Laura W. Bancroft, MD

Guest Editorial Free
Tips & Techniques

Amputated Lower Limb Fixation to the Fracture Table

Axel Gamulin, MD; Mazda Farshad, MD, MPH

The Cutting Edge

Three-Dimensional Printing in Orthopedic Surgery

Adam E. M. Eltorai, BA; Eric Nguyen, BS; Alan H. Daniels, MD

Sports Medicine Update

Current Rehabilitation Concepts for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Surgery in Athletes

Chaitu Malempati, DO; John Jurjans, PT, ATC, SCS; Brian Noehren, PT, PhD; Mary L. Ireland, MD; Darren L. Johnson, MD

CME Review Article

Unipolar Versus Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty for Displaced Femoral Neck Fractures in Elderly Patients

Zhiping Zhou, MD; Fei Yan, MD; Weiping Sha, MD; Liming Wang, MD; Xingxiang Zhang, MD

Feature Article

Lumbar Diskography and Failed Back Syndrome in Patients Receiving Workers' Compensation

Joshua T. Anderson, BS; Arnold R. Haas, BS, BA; Rick Percy, PhD; Stephen T. Woods, MD; Uri M. Ahn, MD; Nicholas U. Ahn, MD

Feature Article

Gait Analysis Using a Support Vector Machine for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis

Hiroyuki Hayashi, MD; Yasumitsu Toribatake, MD; Hideki Murakami, MD; Takeshi Yoneyama, PhD; Tetsuyou Watanabe, PhD; Hiroyuki Tsuchiya, MD

Feature Article

The Effect of Cartilage Injury After Arthroscopic Stabilization for Shoulder Instability

Aaron J. Krych, MD; Paul L. Sousa, MBA; Alexander H. King, BS; Joseph A. Morgan, MD; Jedediah H. May, MD; Diane L. Dahm, MD

Feature Article

Intraoperative Fluoroscopy Improves Component Position During Anterior Hip Arthroplasty

John D. Jennings, MD; Justin Iorio, MD; Matthew T. Kleiner, MD; John P. Gaughan, PhD; Andrew M. Star, MD

Feature Article

Percutaneous Screw Fixation of Crescent Fracture-Dislocation of the Sacroiliac Joint

Xiaolong Shui, MD; Xiaozhou Ying, MS; Chuanwan Mao, BS; Yongzeng Feng, MD; Linwei Chen, MD; Jianzhong Kong, BS; Xiaoshan Guo, BS; Gang Wang, MD

Feature Article

Open Reduction of Pediatric Femoral Neck Fractures Reduces Osteonecrosis Risk

Joseph D. Stone, MD; Mary K. Hill, BA; Zhaoxing Pan, PhD; Eduardo N. Novais, MD

Feature Article

Door Opening Affects Operating Room Pressure During Joint Arthroplasty

Simon C. Mears, MD, PhD; Renee Blanding, MD; Stephen M. Belkoff, PhD, MPH

Feature Article

Total En Bloc Spondylectomy for Primary and Metastatic Spine Tumors

Addisu Mesfin, MD; Mostafa H. El Dafrawy, MD; Amit Jain, MD; Hamid Hassanzadeh, MD; Khaled M. Kebaish, MD

Feature Article

Long-term Results After Ankle Syndesmosis Injuries

Nicole van Vlijmen, BSc; Katharina Denk, MAppSc; Albert van Kampen, MD, PhD; Ruurd L. Jaarsma, MD, PhD

Feature Article
Feature Article

Evolving Role of Ultrasound in Therapeutic Injections of the Upper Extremity

CPT(P) David J. Wilson, MD; MAJ William F. Scully, MD; CPT John M. Rawlings, MD

Feature Article

Acute Management of Open Fractures: An Evidence-Based Review

Mohamad J. Halawi, MD; Michael P. Morwood, MD

Feature Article

Residual Hole Orientation After Plate Removal: Effect on the Clavicle

Jeremy James, MD; Allen Ogden, BSME; Debi Mukherjee, ScD, MBA; Todd Jaeblon, DO

Feature Article

Relationship Between Wrist Motion and Capitolunate Reduction in Four-Corner Arthrodesis

Claudia Lamas Gomez, MD, PhD; Ignacio Proubasta Renart, MD, PhD; Manuel Llusa Perez, MD, PhD

Case Report

Percutaneous Ultrasound-Guided Hydrodissection of a Symptomatic Sural Neuroma

Ryan R. Fader, MD; Justin J. Mitchell, MD; Vivek P. Chadayammuri, BS; John Hill, MD; Michelle L. Wolcott, MD

Case Report

Spontaneous Bilateral Femoral Fractures After High-Dose Zoledronic Acid

Yaron S. Brin, MD; Ezequiel Palmanovich, MD; Ziv Heler, MD; Benyamin Josef Kish, MD; Meir Nyska, MD; Henry Bismuth, MD; Ryan Coughlin, MD; Tanya Zehavi, MD; Pnina Rotman, MD

Case Report

Iliopsoas Bursa-Hip Capsule Connection Leading to Intra-abdominal Fluid Extravasation

Daniel R. Whiting, MD; Joaquin Moya-Angeler, MD; Rafael J. Sierra, MD