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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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Journal Impact Factor
2019 Impact Factor 1.409

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • May/June 2019
  • Volume 42 · Issue 3
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Feature Article

Industry Consulting Payments to Orthopedic Surgeons Are Associated With Increased Publications

Alexander M. Lieber, BA; Gregory J. Kirchner, MPH; Athan G. Zavras, BA; Yehuda E. Kerbel, MD; Amrit S. Khalsa, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):137-142 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190424-03


Association Between Nonmodifiable Demographic Factors and Patient Satisfaction Scores in Spine Surgery Clinics

Bradley C. Johnson, MD; Dennis Vasquez-Montes, MS; Leah Steinmetz, BA; Aaron J. Buckland, MBBS, FRACS; John A. Bendo, MD; Jeffrey A. Goldstein, MD, FACS; Thomas J. Errico, MD; Charla R. Fischer, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):143-148 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190424-05


Analysis of Retrieved Unicompartmental Knee Implants and Tissue: Third-Body Wear as a Potential Contributor to Progression of Arthritis to Adjacent Compartments

Lige M. Kaplan, MD; Matthew P. Siljander, MD; James J. Verner, MD; Kevin C. Baker, PhD; Corinn K. Gehrke, BS; Meagan R. Salisbury, MS; Erin A. Baker, PhD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):149-157 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190424-06


Arthroscopic Lysis of Adhesions With Manipulation Under Anesthesia Versus Manipulation Alone in the Treatment of Arthrofibrosis After TKA: A Matched Cohort Study

Elan Volchenko, BS; Garrett Schwarzman, MD; Matthew Robinson, MD; Samuel J. Chmell, MD; Mark H. Gonzalez, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):163-167 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190424-08


Mechanisms of Suture Integration in Living Tissue: Biomechanical and Histological In Vivo Analysis in Sheep

Dominik C. Meyer, MD; Anita Hasler, MD; Seraina Wyss, M Med; Katja Nuss, DMV; Mario C. Benn, DMV; Christian Gerber, MD, FRCS; Karl Wieser, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):168-175 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190424-09

Operative Time and Cost Vary by Surgeon: An Analysis of Supracondylar Humerus Fractures in Children

Brendan M. Striano, MD; Christopher M. Brusalis, MD; John M. Flynn, MD; Divya Talwar, MPH; Apurva S. Shah, MD, MBA

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):e317-e321 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190307-02

Preoperative Patient Functional Status Is an Independent Predictor of Outcomes After Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty

Micheal Raad, MD; Raj M. Amin, MD; Jad M. El Abiad, MD; Varun Puvanesarajah, MD; Matthew J. Best, MD; Julius K. Oni, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):e326-e330 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190321-01

Surgical Delay Is Not Warranted for Patients With Hip Fractures Receiving Non-Warfarin Anticoagulants

Ariana Lott, MD; Jack Haglin, BS; Rebekah Belayneh, MD; Sanjit R. Konda, MD; Philipp Leucht, MD; Kenneth A. Egol, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):e331-e335 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190321-02

Review Article

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction in Young Females: A Systematic Review of Patellar Tendon Versus Hamstring Tendon Autografts

Hytham S. Salem, MD; Matthew J. Kraeutler, MD; Aaron H. Carter, MD; Fotios P. Tjoumakaris, MD; Kevin B. Freedman, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):e295-e304 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190403-05

Prevalence and Trends of Patient-Reported Outcome Measures Used in Hip Arthroscopy

Jesse Renouf, MD, BPharm; Nicholas Pergaminelis, MD, Biomed; Phong Tran, FRACS (Orth), MBBS; Oren Tirosh, PhD, MSc; Camdon Fary, FRACS, BSc (Hons)

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):e305-e308 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190403-06

Anterior Cervical Corpectomy and Fusion Versus Posterior Laminoplasty for Cervical Oppressive Myelopathy Secondary to Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament: A Meta-analysis

Rongqing Qin, MD; Weiwei Sun, MD; Baiyu Qian, MD; Jie Hao, MD; Pin Zhou, MSc; Chunxiang Xu, MSc; Cheng Chen, MD; Kai Yang, MD; Feng Zhang, MD; Xiaoqing Chen, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):e309-e316 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190403-04

Case Report

A 65-Year Follow-up of a Judet Prosthesis

Iker Uriarte, MD; Oscar L. Casado-Verdugo, MD; José F. Larruscain, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):e336-e338 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190211-06

Brachialis Muscle Tendon Rupture of the Distal Ulnar Attachment in a Competitive Weight Lifter

Emily J. Curry, BA; Antonio Cusano, BS; Osama Elattar, MD; Andrew Bogart, MD; Akira Murakami, MD; Xinning Li, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):e339-e342 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190221-04

Tips & Techniques

Radiographic Calibration With a Prosthetic Femoral Head Allows Accurate Preoperative Templating for Total Hip Arthroplasty

Cole S. Pachter, BS; Jonathan H. Garfinkel, MS; David W. Romness, MD; Brian P. Gladnick, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(3):e346-e349 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190321-06

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