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General Orthopedics
1. Hemophilic Pseudotumors: Diagnosis and Management

E. Carlos RODRIGUEZ-MERCHAN

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 121-130

Abstract
  Prevention is essential for avoiding the complications of muscle hematomas (pseudotumors, compartment syndromesand peripheral nerve lesions) in hemophilic patients. This is achieved through early diagnosis of muscle hematomasand proper long-term hematological treatment until they have resolved (confirmed ...  Read More

General Orthopedics
2. Measurement Properties of the Brief Pain Inventory- Short Form (BPI-SF) and the Revised Short McGill Pain Questionnaire-Version-2 (SF-MPQ-2) in Painrelated Musculoskeletal Conditions: A Systematic Review Protocol

Samuel Jumbo; Joy MacDermid; Michael E. Kalu; Tara L. Packham; George S. Athwal; Kenneth J. Faber

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 131-141

Abstract
  Background: The Brief Pain Inventory-Short Form (BPI-SF) and Revised Short-Form McGill Pain Questionnaire Version-2(SF-MPQ-2) are generic pain assessment tools used in research and practice for pain assessment in musculoskeletal(MSK) conditions. A comprehensive review that systematically analyses their ...  Read More

Pediatric
3. Transverse Anterior Approach to the Elbow for Pediatric Displaced Lateral Humeral Condyle Fractures

Francisco Soldado F.; Pedro Domenech-Fernandez; Sergi Barrera-Ochoa; Josep M. Bergua-Domingo; Paula Diaz-gallardo; Felipe Hodgson; Jorge Knorr

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 142-146

Abstract
  Background: The anterior approach to the elbow for pediatric lateral condyle fractures (LCF) would provide a bettervisualization of the articular fracture resulting in better functional results, less complications and a more cosmeticallyappealingscar than usually seen with the lateral approach.Methods: ...  Read More

Shoulder
4. Revision of Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty to Hemiarthroplasty: Does it work?

Mihir Sheth; Daniel Sholder; Joseph Abboud; Mark Lazarus; Gerald Williams Jr; Surena Namdari

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 147-153

Abstract
  Background: The projected increase in revision shoulder arthroplasty has increased interest in the outcomes of theseprocedures. Glenoid component removal and conversion to a hemiarthroplasty (HA) is an option for aseptic glenoidloosening after anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty (aTSA).Methods: We identified ...  Read More

Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
5. Outcomes of Arthroscopic Biceps Tenodesis for the Treatment of Failed Type II SLAP Repair: A Minimum 2-Year Follow-Up

Alexander kreines; Manuel Pontes; Elizabeth Ford; Kristen Herbst; Jeff Murray; Brian Busconi; Sean McMillan

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 154-161

Abstract
  Background: To retrospectively review surgical outcomes of prospectively collected data on a series of patients whounderwent revision of a type II SLAP repair to arthroscopic biceps tenodesis due to an unsuccessful outcome.Methods: A retrospective review was performed on a cohort of patients who underwent ...  Read More

Trauma
6. Union Following Biological and Rigid Fixations of Distal Tibia Extra-articular Fractures

Abdallah Abboud; Karim Masrouha; Tammam Hanna; Said Saghieh

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 162-167

Abstract
  Background: Distal tibia fractures are among the most common bony injuries, with a significant rate of nonunion anddelayed union. There are multiple methods for the management of distal tibia fractures. Among the plating methods,there are bridge plating and compression plating techniques. There is still ...  Read More

Elbow
7. Ultrasound Measurements of the ECRB Tendon Shows Remarkable Variations in Patients with Lateral Epicondylitis

Renée Keijsers; Koen L.M. Koenraadt; Jeroen L. Turkenburg; Annechien Beumer; Bertram The; Denise Eygendaal

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 168-172

Abstract
  Background: Lateral epicondylitis (LE) most commonly affects the Extensor Carpi Radialis Brevis (ECRB) tendon andpatients are generally treated with injection therapy. For optimal positioning of the injection, as well as an estimation ofthe surface area and content of the ECRB tendon to determine the ...  Read More

Hand
8. Medicare Compensation Rates for Hand and Shoulder/ Elbow Surgery by Operative Time: A Comparative Analysis

Suresh K. Nayar; Samir Sabharwal; Keith T. Aziz; Umasuthan Srikumaran; Aviram M. Giladi; Dawn M. LaPorte

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 173-183

Abstract
  Background: There is a high demand for shoulder/elbow experience among hand-fellowship trainees due to theperception that this exposure will improve their professional “marketability” in a subspecialty they perceive as havinghigher compensation.Methods: Using Medicare data, we investigated ...  Read More

Elbow
9. Midterm Results of Arthroscopic Treatment for Recalcitrant Lateral Epicondylitis of the Elbow

Hossein Saremi; Mohammad A. Seydan; Mohamad A. Seifrabiei

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 184-189

Abstract
  Background: An effective treatment for the elbow recalcitrant lateral epicondylitis is arthroscopic surgery. This studyevaluated the midterm results of treating recalcitrant lateral epicondylitis with arthroscopic surgery.Methods: A total of 40 subjects with recalcitrant lateral epicondylitis prepared ...  Read More

Hip
10. Clinical Outcomes of Intramedullary and Extramedullary Fixation in Unstable Intertrochanteric Fractures: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Ali Andalib; Mohammadreza Etemadifar; Pedram Yavari

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 190-197

Abstract
  Background: The best method for repairing intertrochanteric fractures is still controversial. The fixation methods includeextramedullary (EM) and intramedullary (IM). Studies that compare IM and EM fixations for unstable hip fractures arerare. In this study, our goal was to compare the efficacy of EM ...  Read More

General Orthopedics
11. The Continued Utility and Viability of Dakin’s Solution in Both High- and Low-resource Settings

Taylor D. Ottesen; Rameez A. Qudsi; Alexis K. Kahanu; Belychagard Jean Baptiste; Pierre Marie Woolley; Adrienne R. Socci; George S.M. Dyer

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 198-203

Abstract
  Healthcare is expensive and often inaccessible to many. As a result, surgeons must consider simple, less expensiveinterventions when possible. For wound care, an older but quite effective cleaning agent is Dakin’s solution (0.5%sodium hypochlorite), an easily made mixture of 100 milliliters (ml) ...  Read More

Trauma
12. Intrathoracic Displacement of Fractured Right Humeral Head: A Case Report

Ali Sadighi; Touraj Asvadi Kermani; Parham Maroufi; Kosar Tarvirdizade; Atabak A.Kermani

Volume 8, Issue 2 , March 2020, Pages 204-208

Abstract
  Intrathoracic displacement of the humeral head is a very uncommon condition and can be life threatening due to lungor heart injuries. There is a report of this condition where intrathoracic bone fragment was missed. Because of rareincidence there is no guideline for approach and treatment of this condition.We ...  Read More

Biomechanics
1. A Critical Review of Proximal Fibular Osteotomy for Knee Osteoarthritis

Abhishek Vaish; Yogesh Kumar Kathiriya; Raju Vaishya

Volume 7, Issue 5 , September 2019, , Pages 453-462

Abstract
  The surgical management of Knee Osteoarthritis (KOA), so far, mainly revolved around arthroscopic procedures,arthroplasty (total: TKA and unicompartmental: UKA) or high tibial osteotomy (HTO). Recently, another minimallyinvasive surgical treatment of proximal fibular osteotomy (PFO) has been proposed ...  Read More

Hand
2. Effect of Kinesio Taping on Pain, Range of Motion, Hand Strength, and Functional Abilities in Patients with Hand Osteoarthritis: A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial

Majid Farhadian; Zahra Morovati; Alireza Shamsoddini

Volume 7, Issue 6 , November 2019, , Pages 551-560

Abstract
  Background: Osteoarthritis is one of the most prevalent joint diseases in older adults. Since hands play a key role indaily activities, their impairment causes disability and reduction of independency. The present study aimed to investigatethe effect of using Kinesio tape on pain, range of motion (ROM), ...  Read More

Shoulder
3. Gorham-Stout Disease of the Shoulder: Clinical, Pathologic and Therapeutic Considerations

Mohamad Y. Fares; Jawad Fares; Youssef Fares; Joseph A Abboud

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 0-0

Abstract
  Background: Gorham-Stout disease (GSD) is a rare skeletal disorder characterized by massive osteolysis of a bony area in the body. When it hits the shoulder, the patient is faced with a debilitating limitation in terms of motion, stability and quality of life. GSD etiology and pathology are unknown and, ...  Read More

Knee
4. Effectiveness of Platelet-Rich Plasma Based on Gene Expression in Knee Osteoarthritis

Mohammad Mousaei Ghasroldasht; Amir Moayednia; Mostafa Shahrezaee

Volume 7, Issue 5 , September 2019, , Pages 435-440

Abstract
  Background: Intra-articular injection of Platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is an effective method for the treatment of patientswith knee osteoarthritis (OA). This study aimed to assess the effects of PRP injection on OA, based on gene expressionanalysis.Methods: A sample of 30 subjects with knee OA was asked ...  Read More

Upper Extrimity
5. Implant Removal Matrix for the Upper Extremity Orthopedic Surgeon

Patrick K. Cronin; Ian T. Watkins; Matthew Riedel; Philip B. Kaiser; John Y. Kwon

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 99-111

Abstract
  Orthopedic implant removal is a commonly performed procedure. While implant removal can be associated withimproved symptoms, risks of the surgery are notable. Stripped screws, broken and retained hardware, and morbidityassociated with soft tissue compromise during difficult removal are all common. Familiarity ...  Read More

Spine
1. Assessment of insertion of the pedicular screw in the spine without fluoroscopy

Afshin Ahmadzadeh Heshmati; Shahab Ilka

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 October 2018

Abstract
  Background: The purpose of this prospective study was to determine accuracy of insertion of the pedicular screw without use of the fluoroscopy. Methods: 760 pedicular screws were inserted from C7 to S1 vertebrae without use of fluoroscopy and locations of screws were assessed with CT scan after surgery ...  Read More

Knee
2. Anthropometric measurements of distal femur to design the femoral component of total knee arthroplasty for the Iranian population

Ali Birjandinejad; Reza Zandi; elham karimi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 March 2019

Abstract
  Background and objectives: Acquiring knowledge about anatomic and geometric quantities of bones is among the most vital parameters in orthopedic surgery, which has a significant effect on the treatment of various disorders and subsequent outcomes. The aim of this study was to obtain anthropometric information ...  Read More

Spine
3. Does Diabetes Mellitus Affect Lumbar Paraspinal Muscle Morphometry?

John Mangan; James McKenzie; Scott Wagner; Arjun Sebastian; David Casper; Christopher Kepler

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 10 March 2019

Abstract
  Background: Changes in paraspinal muscle cross-sectional surface area (CSA) have been shown to occur in patients with chronic and acute low back pain. Numerous factors can affect muscle density; however, the relationship between metabolic disease, such as type II diabetes mellitus (DM) and lumbar paraspinal ...  Read More

4. The Treatment of knee Osteochondritis Dissecans by using the Autogenous Osteochondral Grafting technique. A case series

Sohrab Keyhani; Mehran Soleymanha; Rene Verdonk; Mohammadreza Abbasian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 September 2019

Abstract
  Purpose: Although some surgical techniques have been described for the operative treatment of unstable Osteochondritis dissecans (OCD) of the knee, outcomes are variable and aren’t satisfying totally. The aim of the present study is to evaluate the outcomes of autogenous osteochondral grafting ...  Read More

5. Surgical excision as the first therapeutic choice in single-muscle hemangiomas: a case series

Khodamorad Jamshidi; Milad Haji Agha Bozorgi; Hassan Assad Kassir; Alireza Mirzaei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 September 2019

Abstract
  Object: Conservative management is generally the primary treatment for intramuscular ‎hemangimas. However, many patients will require surgery later in their life, after suffering a long ‎period of pain. We aimed to evaluate the oncologic and functional outcomes of surgery as the ‎initial ...  Read More

6. Reoperation Rate and Indication for Reoperation after Free Functional Muscle Transfers in Traumatic Brachial Plexus Injury

Pichitchai Atthakomol; Sezai Ozkan; Kyle Eberlin; Neal Chen; Jonathan Winograd; Sang-Gil Lee

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 September 2019

Abstract
  Object: Free functional gracilis muscle transfers (FFGT) are an option for reconstruction after traumatic brachial plexus injury. Few studies report the rate of revision surgeries following free functional muscle transfers. We examined the reoperation rate and indication for reoperation after primary ...  Read More

7. Equivalent PROMIS Scores after Nonoperative or Operative Treatment of Trapeziometacarpal Osteoarthritis

Suresh K Nayar; Rebecca Glasser; Eugene Deune; John Ingari; Dawn M LaPorte

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 September 2019

Abstract
  Background: Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) scores can quantify symptoms and limitations after upper extremity surgery. Our objective was to determine how these scores compare amongst patients with trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis treated either nonoperatively or operatively. ...  Read More

8. The current place of patellofemoral arthroplasty in the treatment of isolated patellofemoral osteoarthritis

E. Carlos RODRIGUEZ-MERCHAN

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 November 2019

Abstract
  Patellofemoral (PF) osteoarthritis (OA) is a relatively prevalent disease, afflicting up to 24% of women and 11% of men over the age of 55 years who have symptomatic knee OA.The aims of this narrative overview is to help to determine the place of patellofemoral arthroplasty (PFA) in the management of ...  Read More

9. Application of oscillating saw for lumbar en-bloc laminectomy: a case series

Farshad Nikouei; Naveed Nabizadeh; Elham Mirzamohammadi; Maryam Ameri; Saeed Sabbaghan; Behrooz Givehchian; Farshad Safdari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 November 2019

Abstract
  Objects: An oscillating bone saw has been used rarely to perform laminectomy. The purpose of ‎this study is to describe a relatively quick and harmless technique for multilevel laminectomy in ‎patients with lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) by means of an oscillating bone saw in addition to ‎reporting ...  Read More

10. Modified Camitz versus BRAND Procedures for Treatment of Severe Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: A Comparative Trial Study

Mohammad Dehghani; Behrooz Fadaei; Shirvan Rastegar; Abolghasem Zarezadeh; Keyvan Ghadimi; Roham Nik Khah; Eslami Sepehr

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 November 2019

Abstract
  Background: Carpal Tunnel Syndrome(CTS) is characterized by complications such as pain, paresthesia, and numbness in the fingers. There are some surgical therapies for management of severe carpal tunnel, but differences exist between the treatments available for creating the opposition. Therefore, the ...  Read More

11. Angioleiomyoma of the Hand: A Case Series and Review of the Literature

Caleb Yeung; Laura Moore; Jonathan Lans; Santiago Lozano-Calderón

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 November 2019

Abstract
  Background/Purpose: Angioleiomyomas are rare tumors arising from vascular tissue that can occasionally present in the hand. Reports of angioleiomyomas in this location are highly limited. Here, we describe the presentation and outcomes of a series of cases of angioleiomyomas. Methods: A retrospective ...  Read More

12. Mediastinal primary synovial sarcoma presenting with huge mass : a report of a rare case and review of literature

Seyed Hosein Fattahi Masoum; Amir H jafarian; Fatemeh Sadat Abtahi Mehrjardi; Mehrdad Fakhlaei; Leila Sargordan Fard Arani; Sharifeh Kamalimotlagh; Asieh sadat fattahi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 November 2019

Abstract
  Primary synovial sarcoma of mediastinum is very rare between soft tissue sarcomas with only a few reported cases in the world literature,its optimal therapy is still unclear, but surgical resection is the main treatment.Herein, we report a case of a 20*20 cm (2000gr) primary mediastinal giant synovial ...  Read More

13. The effect of total knee arthroplasty on hindfoot alignment in patients with severe genu varum and genu valgum

Hosseinali Hadi; mahmood jabalamoli; Abolfazl Bagheri Fard; ahmadreza behrouzi; Fatemeh Safi; amir azimi; Mahtab Ghanbari; Gholamreza Azarnia Samarin

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 November 2019

Abstract
  Introduction: The maintenance of deformity in the ankle and hindfoot after correction of knee deformity following knee arthroplasty may cause abnormal tension in the knee and patient dissatisfaction Materials and methods: A total of 84 patients with primary osteoarthritis, were enrolled in the study. ...  Read More

14. The incidence, zone, and type of the meniscus tear in patients with anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury; Does delayed ACL reconstruction affects the meniscal injury?

Sohrab Keyhani; Mohamad Sajad Mirhoseini; Ali Akbar Esmailiejah; Seyyed-Mohsen Hosseininejad; Naser Ghanbari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 21 November 2019

Abstract
  Introduction: Meniscus tear is a common finding in patients with anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury and may affect the natural history of the injury and the outcomes of treatment. In the current study, the characteristics of meniscus tears in patients underwent arthroscopic ACL reconstruction were ...  Read More

15. Intra-articular versus Intravenous Tranexamic Acid in total knee arthroplasty: a Randomized Clinical Trial study

Seyed Mohammad Javad Mortazavi; Babak Sattartabar; Alireza Moharrami; seyed hadi Kalantar

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 December 2019

Abstract
  Background: Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) can cause excessive blood loss requiring allogenic transfusions. Tranexamic acid (TXA) has been increasingly used for lowering blood loss. The present study aimed to compare the efficacy of intravenous (IV) and intra-articular (IA) administrations of TXA in TKA ...  Read More

16. “Truly existing or hyped up? Unraveling the current knowledge regarding the anatomy, radiology, histology and bio-mechanics of the enigmatic Anterolateral ligament of the knee joint”

Dinesh Kumar Viswakumar; Yogesh Ashok Sontakke; Shishir Murugharaj Suranigi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 December 2019

Abstract
  Anterolateral ligament (ALL) of the knee joint has been subjected to lot of controversies in the past few years. Even though this enigmatic structure was described under different descriptions, it got christened as anterolateral ligament by Claes in 2013 and since then it is being hugely discussed in ...  Read More

17. The Effect of Suspension and Conventional Core Stability Exercises on Characteristic of Intervertebral Disc and Chronic Pain in Office Staff Due to Lumbar Herniated Disc.

reza khanzadeh; reza mahdavinejad; Ali Borhani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 December 2019

Abstract
  Abstract Objective: The purpose of this study was to identify the effects of eight weeks of conventional core stability exercises and suspension core stability exercises by use of the designed device on characteristic of intervertebral discs in low back and Pain. Methods: This was a quasi-experimental ...  Read More

18. Total knee arthroplasty in patients with hemophilia: What do we know?

SM Javad Mortazavi; nima bagheri; Amir Reza Farhoud; seied hadi Kalantar; Ehsan Ghadimi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 December 2019

Abstract
  Total knee arthroplasty is considered as the treatment of choice for those with end-stage hemophilic arthropathy. Compared to other patients undergoing TKA, these patients have specific features, such as bleeding tendency, younger age, pre-operative restricted range of motion (ROM), altered anatomy and ...  Read More

19. Reply to "A Critical Review of Proximal Fibular Osteotomy for Knee Osteoarthritis"

Samundeeswari Saseendar; Saseendar Shanmugasundaram; Srinivas BS Kambhampati

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 December 2019

Abstract
  Proximal fibular osteotomy is a surgical procedure that has evoked significant interest and controversy in the recent past. Vaishya et al have made a significant effort in compiling the available evidence on the topic. However, we would like to make some significant suggestions and additions to the findings ...  Read More

20. Anticoagulation Strategies for the Orthopaedic Surgeon : Reversal and Timelines

Matthew Daniel Riedel; Ian T. Watkins; Johnathon R. McCormick; Hans P. Van Lancker

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 30 December 2019

Abstract
  Article Highlights: 1) This article provides a full anticoagulant reference for the practicing orthopaedic surgeon which can be used in any clinical scenario, whether urgent or elective surgical intervention is required 2) A comprehensive list of anticoagulant reversal agents and drugs with short half-lives ...  Read More

21. The Survival and Incidence Rate of Ewing Sarcoma; a National Population-based Study in Iran (2008-2015)

Adel Ebrahimpour; Mohammadreza Chehrassan; Mehrdad Sadighi; Mehdi Azizmohammad Looha; Amin Karimi; Atieh Akbari; Alireza Raeisi; Mohammad Esmaeil Akbari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 14 January 2020

Abstract
  Introduction: The effect of race and ethnicity on some kind of malignant bone tumors including Ewing sarcoma has been proven in different studies. In order to evaluate the latter, national cancer registries may help to increase understanding about potential cancer causes, prevention and control strategies ...  Read More

22. Factors Associated with Patient Willingness to Conduct a Remote Video Musculoskeletal Consultation

Anne-Britt Dekker; David Bandell; Joost T.P. Kortlever; Inger Schipper; David Ring

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2020

Abstract
  Background. Remote video consultations on musculoskeletal illness are relatively convenient and accessible, and use fewer resources. However, there are concerns about technological and privacy issues, the possibility of missing something important, and equal access to all patients. We measured patient ...  Read More

23. Variation in Offer of Surgery for Trapeziometacarpal Arthrosis

Stéphanie Becker; Wendy E. Bruinsma; Thierry G Guitton; Chantal M.A.M. van der Horst; Simon Strackee; David Ring

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2020

Abstract
  Object: Treatment recommendations for trapeziometacarpal (TMC) arthrosis are highly variable from surgeon to surgeon. This study addressed the influence of viewing radiographs on a decision to offer surgery for TMC arthrosis. Methods: In an online survey, 92 hand surgeons viewed clinical scenarios and ...  Read More

24. Blood Flow Restriction and Its Function in Post-Operative Anterior Cruciate Ligament Therapy: Expert Opinion

Charlie Humes; Stephanie Aguero; Jorge Chahla; Abdullah Foad

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2020

Abstract
  ABSTRACT: An increasingly popular method for post-operative rehabilitation of an ACL reconstruction, as a substitute for traditional therapy, is blood flow restriction therapy (BFR). BFR therapy utilizes a pneumatic cuff to simulate strenuous exercise in an effort to stimulate muscle recruitment, mitigate ...  Read More

25. Isolated Buttress Plating of Posterior Wall Acetabular Fractures: Is it Sufficient?

Reza Firoozabadi; Eric Y. Chen; Moamen Elhaddad; Paul Tornetta III

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2020

Abstract
  Abstract Background: Conventional fixation methods of posterior wall acetabular fractures feature the use of plating and lag screws. However, fixation of posterior wall fractures with buttress plating alone offers potential advantages by avoiding the hardware complications related to hardware placement ...  Read More

26. Case Report: Bridge Plating for Unstable PIP fracture dislocation

Stephen R Selverian; Christopher Jones

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2020

Abstract
  Background: Proximal interphalangeal (PIP) fracture-dislocation is a relatively common injury that results from “jamming” a finger. Treatment hinges on the degree of articular surface involvement, which determines stability of the joint. For unstable injuries, a variety of surgical interventions ...  Read More

27. Loop-Post construct , a novel technique for medial meniscus root repair

Mohammad Tahami; Arash Sharafat Vaziri; Mohammad Naghi Tahmasebi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2020

Abstract
  Surgical reattachment of medial meniscus posterior root tear (MMPRT) with transtibial sutures can delay the presence of medial knee joint compartment osteoarthritis.Most of suture configurations are placed five mm away from the torn margin in the meniscal substance which is already degenerated and may ...  Read More

28. Posterior shoulder instability: The Augmented McLaughlin Procedure

Richard Dimock; Kashif Memon; Paolo Consigliere; Ioannis Polyzois; Mohamed A Imam; A Ali Narvani

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2020

Abstract
  Posterior shoulder dislocation, whilst uncommon, is frequently missed and often associated with a significant defect on the antero-medial aspect of the humeral head (the reverse Hill-Sachs lesion). Several techniques for stabilisation have been described, depending on the size of the lesion. We describe ...  Read More

29. Introduction and early outcomes of Intraosseous Distal Radioulnar Joint Prosthesis: a pilot study and technique on a new design on Suave Kapadji Procedure

Ali Moradi; Reza Binava; Saeed Eslami Hasan Abadi; Mohammad Hossein Ebrahimzadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 February 2020

Abstract
  Purpose: Different surgical procedures have been proposed for treatment of Distal Radioulnar Joint (DRUJ) arthrosis and other conditions. In this study, we aimed to introduce a new design of DRUJ prosthesis base on Suave Kapadji Procedure and evaluate its short-term results. Darrach and Suave Kapadji ...  Read More

30. What does the "Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews" tell us about the surgical treatment of knee osteoarthritis?

E. Carlos RODRIGUEZ-MERCHAN

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  Introduction: The Cochrane Library makes the outcomes of well-conducted controlled trials quickly accessible and is an essential resource for evidence-based medicine. Purpose: The purpose of this article is to review the data on the surgical treatment of knee osteoarthritis currently provided by the ...  Read More

31. Characteristics of Rotator Cuff Repairs Revised to Shoulder Arthroplasty

Allison Michelle Apfel; Ronald A. Navarro; William E. Burfeind; Charles Lin; Mark T. Dillon

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  The purpose of this study was to determine the patient characteristics and rate at which patients who underwent rotator cuff repair(RCR) progressed to shoulder arthroplasty. Methods This was a retrospective study of patients who underwent RCR in a large, closed healthcare system in 2008. The EMR was ...  Read More

32. Prevalence of lower extremity injuries in Mashhad: a 5-year study

Khalil Kimiafar; Majid Khadem Rezaiyan; Mohsen Saberifar; Mahdi Mohammadi; Mohammadsadegh Zarei; Alireza Omranzadeh; masoumeh sarbaz; Ali Moradi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  Introduction: Injury is one of the leading causes of death and disability worldwide. Lower extremity injuries put a heavy burden on communities. The aim of this study is to assess the prevalence of lower extremity injuries in Mashhad, Iran. Method: The data from 57430 patients with lower extremity injuries ...  Read More

33. Decoding Mesenchymal Stem Cell in Osteoarthritis of Knee Joint: A Review Article

Ashok Kumar; Anikait Ghosh Kadamb; Krish Ghosh Kadamb

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  Osteoarthritis is the most common chronic degenerative disorder causing painful, deformed, stiff joint leading to progressive deterioration of quality of life. Mesenchymal Stem Cell (MSC) therapy in osteoarthritis has generated great interest and is offered with the unlimited potential of healing and ...  Read More

34. In vivo changes in the human patellar tendon moment arm length in different knee angles: Biomechanical study

somayeh hosseinzadeh; Mansour Eslami; Mohammad Taghipour; Raheleh Mehr Aein; Hemmat Gholinia; ali barzegari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  Background: Patellar tendon moment arm length changes at different knee flexion angles have not been determined in in vivo studies.We aimed to determine patellar tendon moment arm lengths in four different knee angles using Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) to predict in vivo changes in the moment arm ...  Read More

35. Successful outcomes achieved via web-based, home program after total shoulder arthroplasty

Daniel E Davis; RYAN COX; Manan Patel; Mark Lazarus; Matthew Ramsey; Surena Namdari

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  Study Design: Retrospective, case series Background: The primary goals of total shoulder arthroplasty (TSA) are to relieve pain, improve range of motion, and restore function. Physical therapy is commonly used to help achieve these goals. Recent evidence has pointed to the success and safety of a purely ...  Read More

36. Atraumatic posterior thigh compartment syndrome presenting as an acute sciatic nerve palsy. A case report and review of literature.

Brian Katt; Nailah F. Mubin; Pedro K. Beredjiklian

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  Background: Compartment syndrome occurs when increasing pressures in a fascial compartment impair circulatory flow. It is most common in lower leg or upper extremity after a traumatic injury such as a fracture. Atraumatic posterior thigh compartment syndrome is a rare but serious condition. Urgent management ...  Read More

37. Early diagnosis of giant solitary synovial chondromatosis of the hip using ultrasound-guided ‎synovial biopsy: A case report

Khodamorad Jamshidi; Mehryar Khadem; Tina Shooshtarizadeh; Alireza Mirzaei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  The diagnosis of synovial chondromatosis (SCM) is usually delayed, as the arthroscopic-guided ‎synovial biopsy is postponed owing to its invasive nature. We report the timely diagnosis of a ‎giant solitary synovial chondromatosis of the hip in a 32-year-old woman using ultrasound-‎guided ...  Read More

38. Do Antibiotic Beads Need to be Removed>

Navin Fernando; Shawn Schoch; Moamen Elhaddad; Jonah Hebert Davies; Reza Firoozabadi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  Background: Polymethylmethacrylate antibiotic impregnated beads can be an effective treatment for chronic osteomyelitis or an adjuvant in the treatment of open fractures. It remains unclear however whether the beads cause long-term adverse events if not removed. The purpose of this study was to determine ...  Read More

39. Biomechanical evaluation of temperature rising and applied force in controlled cortical bone drilling

Mostafa Shahrezaee; Mohammad Einafshar; Mohammad Hossein Shahrezaee; Reza Sharifzadeh

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  Object: To quantify the relationship between bone drilling process parameters (i.e. feed rate, resting time, exit rate and drill bit diameter) and drilling outcome parameters (i.e. thrust force and maximum temperature). Methods: Ten millimeters cortical bovine samples were used to determine the effects ...  Read More

40. Intraoperative Dermatoscopic Features of Subungual Exostosis

Ömer Faruk Elmas; Asuman Kilitci; Belkız Uyar; Mehmet Gamsızkan

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  Subungual exostosis is a benign osteo-chondral overgrowth occurring on the distal phalanx beneath the nail plate. Dermatoscopic features of subungual exostosis have been described in a few studies, however, intraoperative dermatoscopic findings of the entity has not been described yet. Here we report ...  Read More

41. Distal Femoral Valgus Cut Errors in Total Knee Replacement

Hamidreza Yazdi; Mohammad TAHER Ghaderi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 02 March 2020

Abstract
  The causes of malalignment in total knee arthroplasty can be categorized into three different groups; 1) Errors in bone cuts 2) Errors in implant fixations, and 3) The method of setting down the cutting guides (1). We would like to announce that more several distal femoral valgus cut errors may occur ...  Read More