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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

Cited in MEDLINE/PubMed

Past Issue
  • September/October 2019
  • Volume 42 · Issue 5
Guest Editorial
Review Article

Femoral Head Vascularity: Implications Following Trauma and Surgery About the Hip

Naomi E. Gadinsky, MD; Craig E. Klinger, BA; Peter K. Sculco, MD; David L. Helfet, MD; Dean G. Lorich, MD†; Lionel E. Lazaro, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):250-257 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190723-03

Understanding Nail Gun Injuries in Orthopedics: Mechanisms and Treatment

Jonathon M. Spanyer, MD; Harrison M. Lands, BA; Sean C. Kelly, MD; Paul S. Page, MD; Madhusudhan R. Yakkanti, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):e410-e414 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190812-03

Feature Article

The Safety of Continuing Antiplatelet Medication Among Elderly Patients Undergoing Urgent Hip Fracture Surgery

Sung-Yen Lin, MD; Hsuan-Ti Huang, MD; Shih-Hsiang Chou, MD; Cheng-Jung Ho, MD; Zi-Miao Liu, PhD; Chung-Hwan Chen, PhD; Cheng-Chang Lu, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):268-274 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190723-02

Supplemental Data

Return to Sport Following Hemiarthroplasty With Concentric Reaming Versus Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: A Matched Pair Analysis

Grant H. Garcia, MD; Anirudh K. Gowd, MD; Joseph N. Liu, MD; Marissa R. Malaret, BS; Brandon C. Cabarcas, MD; Anthony A. Romeo, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):276-284 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190627-05


Effect of Acetylsalicylic Acid Dose and Time Discontinued Preoperatively on Outcomes After Total Knee and Hip Arthroplasty

Jonathan H. Shaw, MD; Omar M. Kadri, MD; Clifford M. Les, DVM, PhD; Michael Charters, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):289-293 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190812-01

Survivorship of the Modular Femoral Revision Stem

Ritesh R. Shah, MD; Nancy E. Cipparrone, MA; Frank W. Parilla, MS; Matthew G. Robinson, MD; Alexander C. Gordon, MD; Wayne M. Goldstein, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):294-298 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190604-09

Single-Use Custom Instrumentation in Total Knee Arthroplasty: Effect on In-Hospital Complications, Length of Stay, and Discharge Disposition

Ryan E. Harold, MD; Jonathan Macleod, BS; Bennet A. Butler, MD; Ryan Sullivan, MD; Matthew D. Beal, MD; David W. Manning, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):299-303 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190403-03

Prevalence of Ulnar Artery Thrombosis in Orthopedic Surgeons

Chelsea S. Mathews, MD; Karan Dua, MD; Austin Cole, MD; Eric Siegel, MS; Joshua Abzug, MD; Theresa O. Wyrick, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):e415-e422 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190604-05

Performance and Return to Sport After Femoroacetabular Impingement Surgery in National Football League Players

Kyle R. Sochacki, MD; Robert A. Jack II, MD; Takashi Hirase, MD; Justin Vickery, BS; Patrick C. McCulloch, MD; David M. Lintner, MD; Anthony Echo, MD; Joshua D. Harris, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):e423-e429 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190403-01

Efficacy and Cost-effectiveness of Topical Vancomycin Powder in Primary Cementless Total Hip Arthroplasty

Eric M. Cohen, MD; Stephen Marcaccio, MD; Avi D. Goodman, MD; Nicholas J. Lemme, MD; Richard Limbird, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):e430-e436 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190321-05

Biomechanical Comparison of Suture Techniques in Radial Meniscal Tears Using Gap Configuration Analysis

Sang Soo Lee, MD, PhD; Myung Chul Lee, MD, PhD; Jun Hyuck Lee, MD; Tae Woo Kim, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):e443-e448 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190812-02

Preoperative Morphology of the Proximal Femoral Canal Did Not Affect the Postoperative Bone Mineral Density Change Around the Zweymüller-Type Stem

Suguru Nakamura, MD; Yukihide Minoda, MD, PhD; Yoichi Ohta, MD, PhD; Ryo Sugama, MD, PhD; Kazumasa Yamamura, MD, PhD; Hideki Ueyama, MD; Hiroaki Nakamura, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):e449-e453 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190604-04

Orthopedic Surgeons Have Inadequate Knowledge of the Cost of Trauma-Related Imaging Studies

Blake Schultz, MD; Nathaniel Fogel, MD; Andrea Finlay, PhD; Cory Collinge, MD; Michael F. Githens, MD; Thomas Higgins, MD; Samir Mehta, MD; Robert V. O'Toole, MD; Hobie Summers, MD; Julius A. Bishop, MD; Michael J. Gardner, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):e454-e459 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190627-04

Ultrasonography Provides a Diagnosis Similar to That of Nerve Conduction Studies for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

Dionysios Drakopoulos, MD; Evanthia Mitsiokapa, MD; Erineos Karamanis, MD; Vasilios Kontogeorgakos, MD; Andreas F. Mavrogenis, MD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):e460-e464 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190604-02

Success Rates of Revision Knee Arthroplasty for Periprosthetic Joint Infection in Rheumatoid and Non-Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients

Dariusz Grzelecki, MD; Piotr Dudek, MD; Dariusz Marczak, MD, PhD; Marcin Sibinski, MD, PhD; Łukasz Olewnik, MD, PhD; Jacek Kowalczewski, MD, PhD

Orthopedics. 2019;42(5):e472-e476 https://doi.org/10.3928/01477447-20190604-06

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