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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
  • August 2015
  • Volume 38 · Issue 8
Radiologic Case Study

Myositis Ossificans in the Thigh of a Lacrosse Player

Kamal Goyal, MD; Christopher R. Pettis, MD; Ashley E. Bancroft; Christopher W. Wasyliw, MD; Kurt F. Scherer, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):468, 515-518 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-01

Letter to the Editor

Greater Trochanteric Fragmentation After Failed Metal-on-Metal Hip Arthroplasty

Alessandro Calistri, MD; Catherine Van der Straeten, MD; Koen De Smet, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):470 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-02

Guest Editorial

The Importance of Resident Engagement in Health Policy

Nathan W. Skelley, MD; James A. Keeney, MD; Ryan M. Nunley, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):472-474 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-03

Tips & Techniques

Anterior Longitudinal Osteotomy of the Greater Trochanter in Total Hip Arthroplasty

Michele F. Surace, MD; Gianmarco M. V. Regazzola, MD; Ettore Vulcano, MD; Luca Monestier, MD; Paolo Cherubino, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):490-493 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-04

One-Stage External Fixation Using a Locking Plate: Experience in 116 Tibial Fractures

Jingwei Zhang, MD; Nabil A. Ebraheim, MD; Ming Li, MD; Xianfeng He, MD; Jiayong Liu, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):494-497 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-05

Trauma Update

Challenges in Subtrochanteric Femur Fracture Management

David J. Hak, MD, MBA, FACS; Haotian Wu, MD; Chenhao Dou, MD; Cyril Mauffrey, MD, FACS; Philip F. Stahel, MD, FACS

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):498-502 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-06

CME Review Article

Hip Resurfacing Implants

Matteo Cadossi, MD, PhD; Giuseppe Tedesco, MD; Andrea Sambri, MD; Antonio Mazzotti, MD; Sandro Giannini, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):504-509 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-07

Feature Article

Polyaxial Screws in Locked Plating of Tibial Pilon Fractures

Zachary C. Yenna, MD; Arup K. Bhadra, MD; Nwakile I. Ojike, MD; Robert L. Burden, MEng; Michael J. Voor, PhD; Craig S. Roberts, MD, MBA

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e663-e667 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-51

Pitching Speed and Glenohumeral Adaptation in High School Pitchers

Robert A. Keller, MD; Nathan E. Marshall, MD; Nima Mehran, MD; Vasilios Moutzouros, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e668-e672 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-52

The Quality of Cost-Utility Analyses in Orthopedic Trauma

Benedict U. Nwachukwu, MD, MBA; William W. Schairer, MD; Evan O'Dea, BA; Frank McCormick, MD; Joseph M. Lane, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e673-e680 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-53

Minimal Preoperative Degenerative Arthritis May Not Predict Poor TKA Outcome

Kevin I. Perry, MD; Nicholas L. Strasser, MD; William S. Harmsen, MS; Mark W. Pagnano, MD; Robert T. Trousdale, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e681-e684 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-54

Rotation and Displacement Predict Adverse Events in Pediatric Supracondylar Fractures

Michael A. Flierl, MD; Patrick M. Carry, BA; Frank Scott, MD; Gaia Georgopoulos, MD; Nancy Hadley-Miller, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e690-e695 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-56

Femoral Neck Fracture After Arthroscopic Femoroplasty of the Hip

Michael K. Merz, MD; John J. Christoforetti, MD; Benjamin G. Domb, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e696-e700 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-57

Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty for Management of Postinfectious Arthropathy With Rotator Cuff Deficiency

Brent J. Morris, MD; Wame N. Waggenspack Jr, MD; Mitzi S. Laughlin, PhD; Hussein A. Elkousy, MD; Gary M. Gartsman, MD; T. Bradley Edwards, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e701-e707 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-58

Optimal Management of High-Energy Pilon Fractures

Raymond Chan, DO; Benjamin C. Taylor, MD; John Gentile, DO

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e708-e714 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-59

Short-term Results of Birmingham Hip Resurfacing in the United States

Denis Nam, MD, MSc; Ryan M. Nunley, MD; Erin L. Ruh, MS; C. Anderson Engh Jr, MD; John S. Rogerson, MD, SC; Peter J. Brooks, MD; Stephen J. Raterman, MD; Edwin P. Su, MD; Robert L. Barrack, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e715-e721 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-60

Ultrasound for Infants at Risk for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip

Thu-Ba LeBa, MD; Kelly D. Carmichael, MD; Andrew G. Patton, MD; Randal P. Morris, BS; Leonard E. Swischuk, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e722-e726 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-61

Thin-Walled Cross-Linked Acetabular Liners Need Not Exhibit Reduced Locking Strength

Andrew S. Murtha, MD; Marcel E. Roy, PhD; Leo A. Whiteside, MD; David S. Tilden, BS; Krystal L. Schmitt, BS

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e727-e732 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-62

Case Report

Successful Bone Healing of Nonunion After Ulnar Shortening Osteotomy for Smokers Treated With Teriparatide

Takuya Uemura, MD, PhD; Mitsuhiro Okada, MD, PhD; Takuya Yokoi, MD; Kosuke Shintani, MD; Hiroaki Nakamura, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e733-e737 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-90

Displaced Medial and Lateral Bucket Handle Meniscal Tears With Intact ACL and PCL

Barrett S. Boody, MD; Imran M. Omar, MD; James A. Hill, MD

Orthopedics. 2015;38(8):e738-e741 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20150804-91

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