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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
  • July 2015
  • Volume 38 · Issue 7
Radiologic Case Study

Medial Meniscal Ossicle

Zeynep Guvenc, MD; Hakan Ilaslan, MD; Murali Sundaram, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):408, 457-458 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-01

Guest Editorial

Recent Trends in Orthopedic Device Regulation

Jordan P. Barker, MD; Jonathan Dubin, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):410-412 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-02

Tips & Techniques

Hybrid Anterolateral Approach for Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Femoral Neck Fractures

Bryan G. Vopat, MD; Alan H. Daniels, MD; Craig R. Lareau, MD; Melissa A. Christino, MD; Patrick M. Kane, MD; Roman A. Hayda, MD; Christopher T. Born, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):430-434 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-03

Extended Paratricipital Approach for Intra-articular Fractures of the Distal Humerus

Shai Shemesh, MD; Mark Yan Loebenberg, MD; Yona Kosashvili, MD; Eliezer Sidon, MD; Steven Velkes, MD; Nir Cohen, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):435-438 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-04

Sports Medicine Update

Complications Associated With Arthroscopic Labral Repair Implants: A Case Series

Jerrod J. Felder, MD; Michael P. Elliott, DO; Scott D. Mair, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):439-443 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-05

CME Review Article

Timing of Tourniquet Release in Total Knee Arthroplasty

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

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):445-451 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-06

Feature Article

Impact of Ulnar Collateral Ligament Tear on Posteromedial Elbow Biomechanics

Prashanth Anand, MD; Brent G. Parks, MSc; Sheref E. Hassan, MD; Daryl C. Osbahr, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e547-e551 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-50

Safe Cosmetic Leg Lengthening for Short Stature: Long-term Outcomes

Yasser Elbatrawy, MD; Ibrahim Mohammed A. Ragab, PhD, PT

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e552-e560 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-51

Postoperative Cerebrospinal Fluid Leakage Associated With Total En Bloc Spondylectomy

Noriaki Yokogawa, MD; Hideki Murakami, MD; Satoru Demura, MD; Satoshi Kato, MD; Katsuhito Yoshioka, MD; Hiroyuki Hayashi, MD; Takayoshi Ishii, MD; Takashi Igarashi, MD; Xiang Fang, MD; Hiroyuki Tsuchiya, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e561-e566 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-52

Custom Knee Device for Knee Contractures After Internal Femoral Lengthening

Anil Bhave, PT; Lior Shabtai, MD; Peck-Hoon Ong, PT, MPH; Shawn C. Standard, MD; Dror Paley, MD; John E. Herzenberg, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e567-e572 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-53

Efficacy of Intra-articular Local Anesthetics in Total Knee Arthroplasty

Rui Fang, PhD; Zhenfeng Liu, MS; Asila Alijiang, MS; Heng Jia, MS; Yingjie Deng, MS; Yucheng Song, MS; Qingcai Meng, PhD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e573-e581 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-54

Pretensioning of Soft Tissue Grafts in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Marcello Pilia, PhD; Matthew Murray, MD; Teja Guda, PhD; Michael Heckman, MD; Mark Appleford, PhD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e582-e587 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-55

Morbidity and Mortality of Bilateral Femur Fractures

Mark K. Lane, MD; Nickolas J. Nahm, MD; Heather A. Vallier, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e588-e592 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-56

In-hospital Mortality Risk for Femoral Neck Fractures Among Patients Receiving Medicare

Brandon J. Erickson, MD; Benedict U. Nwachukwu, MD, MBA; Emmanouil Kiriakopoulos, BS; Rachel M. Frank, MD; Brett Levine, MD; Leonardo Villarroel, BS; Frank M. McCormick, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e593-e596 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-57

Bone Graft Substitute Provides Metaphyseal Fixation for a Stemless Humeral Implant

Myung-Sun Kim, MD, PhD; David Kovacevic, MD; Ryan A. Milks, MS; Bong-Jae Jun, PhD; Eric Rodriguez, BS; Katherine R. Delozier, BS; Kathleen A. Derwin, PhD; Joseph P. Iannotti, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e597-e603 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-58

T1rho Magnetic Resonance Imaging at 3T Detects Knee Cartilage Changes After Viscosupplementation

Roshan P. Shah, MD; Jeffrey B. Stambough, MD; Matthew Fenty, MBA; Robert L. Mauck, PhD; John D. Kelly, MD; Ravinder Reddy, PhD; Fotios P. Tjoumakaris, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e604-e610 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-59

Simultaneous Bilateral Anterior Approach Total Hip Arthroplasty

Joseph S. Gondusky, MD; Kevin A. Pinkos, MD; Leera Choi, BA; Jay J. Patel, MD; Steven Barnett, MD; Robert S. Gorab, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e611-e615 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-60

Multimodal Analgesia for Total Joint Arthroplasty

Mohamad J. Halawi, MD; Stuart A. Grant, MB, ChB; Michael P. Bolognesi, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e616-e625 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-61

Evaluating the Reliability and Reproducibility of the AO and Lauge-Hansen Classification Systems for Ankle Injuries

Meng-chen Yin, MD; Xue-fei Yuan, MD; Jun-ming Ma, MD; Ye Xia, MD; Tao Wang, MD; Xiao-li Xu, MD; Yin-jie Yan, MD; Jin-hai Xu, MD; Jie Ye, MD; Zheng-yi Tong, MD; Yan-qi Feng, MD; Hong-bo Wang, MD; Xue-qun Wu, MD; Wen Mo, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e626-e630 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-62

Traumatic Supraspinatus Tears in Patients Younger Than 25 Years

Matthew F. Dilisio, MD; Curtis R. Noel, MD; Jeffrey S. Noble, MD; Robert H. Bell, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e631-e634 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-63

Over-the-Top Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Using Single- or Double-Strand Hamstrings Autograft

Alberto Ruffilli, MD; Roberto Buda, MD; Gherardo Pagliazzi, MD; Matteo Baldassarri, MD; Marco Cavallo, MD; Deianira Luciani, MD; Enrico Ferranti, MD; Sandro Giannini, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e635-e643 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-64

Case Report

A Unique Case of Common Peroneal Nerve Entrapment

Richard J. Myers, MD; Elizabeth E. Murdock, MS; Mehwish Farooqi, BS; Grace Van Ness, MPH; Dennis C. Crawford, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e644-e646 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-91

Recurrent Metacarpal Enchondroma Treated With Strut Allograft: 14-year Follow-up

Merter Yalcinkaya, MD; Yunus Emre Akman, MD; A. Erdem Bagatur, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e647-e650 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-92

Gluteus Maximus Turnover Flap for Sacral Osteomyelitis After Radiation Therapy

Sho Ishiwata, MD; Takashi Yanagawa, PhD, MD; Kenichi Saito, MD, PhD; Kenji Takagishi, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(7):e651-e654 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150701-93

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