151. Type II Intertrochanteric Fractures: Proximal Femoral Nailing (PFN) Versus Dynamic Hip Screw(DHS)

Cyril Jonnes; Shishir Suranigi; Syed Najimudeen

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 23-28

    Background: Intertrochanteric fracture is one of the most common fractures of the hip especially in the elderly with osteoporotic bones, usually due to low-energy trauma like simple falls. Dynamic Hip Screw (DHS) is still considered the gold standard for treating intertrochanteric fractures by ...  Read More

152. Analysis of the Geometry of the Distal Femur and Proximal Tibia in the Osteoarthritic Knee: A 3D Reconstruction CT Scan Based Study of 449 Cases

Dimitrios Lyras; Craig Loucks; Robert Greenhow

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 116-121

      Background: The aim of this study is to evaluate the geometry of the distal femur and the proximal tibia in the osteoarthritic knee using 3D reconstructive CT scan imaging. Methods: 449 patients with knee osteoarthritis were treated surgically in our center with patient-specific technology ...  Read More

153. Percutaneous Release of Trigger Fingers: Comparing Multiple Digits with Single Digit Involvement

Hossein Saremi; Elham Hakhamaneshi; Mohamad Ali Seif Rabiei

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 224-227

    Background: To evaluate safety and efficacy of percutaneous release of trigger finger in multiple digits involvement in comparison with  single digit involvement.   Method: A number of 100 patients (131 fingers) were treated by percutaneous release and divided into two groups: single ...  Read More

Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
154. Predicting the Hamstring Tendon Diameter Using Anthropometric Parameters

Mohsen Mardani-Kivi; Mahmoud Karimi-Mobarakeh; Ahmadreza Mirbolook; Sohrab Keyhani; Khashayar Saheb-Ekhtiari; Keyvan Hashemi-Motlagh; Parham Porteghali

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 314-317

    Background: Despite the importance of hamstring tendon autograft, one major disadvantage in applying this technique in the surgical reconstruction of anterior cruciate ligament is individual variability in the tendon diameter. Hence, the purpose of the present study was to use anthropometric ...  Read More

155. Acetabular Fractures in the Senior Population– Epidemiology, Mortality and Treatments

Reza Firoozabadi; William W. Cross III; James C. Krieg; Milton L. “Chip” Routt, Jr.

Volume 5, Issue 2 , March 2017, , Pages 96-102

  Background:Management of acetabular fractures in the senior population can be one of the most challenging injuries tomanage. Furthermore, treating surgeons have a paucity of information to guide the treatment in this patient population.The purpose of this study was to determine: (1) demographic and epidemiologic ...  Read More

General Orthopedics
156. Relationship between Bone Mineral Density and Serum Vitamin D with Low Energy Hip and Distal Radius Fractures: A Case-Control Study

Mohammad Ali Tahririan; Mehdi Motififard; Ali Omidian; Hossein Akbari Aghdam; Amir Esmaeali

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 22-27

    Background: The main purpose of this study was to determine the relationship between serum vitamin D and the status of bone mineral density in patients with low-energy hip and distal radius fracture. Methods: This retrospective case-control study was performed between January 2013 and January ...  Read More

157. Long-term Results of Osteoarticular Allograft Reconstruction in Children with Distal Femoral Bone Tumors

Khodamorad Jamshidi; Mehrdad Bahrabadi; Alireza Mirzaei

Volume 5, Issue 5 , September 2017, , Pages 296-301

  Background: There is no consensus regarding the best method of reconstruction in pediatric population following thewide resection of malignant bone tumors. More exploration of the complications of osteoarticular reconstruction leads toless existing controversy of this type of reconstruction, which is ...  Read More

158. Evaluation of Changes in the Tibiotalar joint after High Tibial Osteotomy

Seyed Morteza Kazemi; Mohamad Qoreishi; Ehsan Behboudi; Alireza Manafi; Seyed Kamyar Kazemi

Volume 5, Issue 3 , May 2017, , Pages 149-152

  Background: There are limited studies regarding the effects of high tibial osteotomy (HTO) on other areas of lower extremity. In current study, we investigated the changes of tibiotalar joint following HTO. Methods: A total of 39 patients with genu varum requiring HTO were enrolled in this before and ...  Read More

159. Is Spinal Anesthesia with Low Dose Lidocaine Better than Sevoflorane Anesthesia in Patients Undergoing Hip Fracture Surgery

Mohammad Haghighi; Abbas Sedighinejad; Bahram Naderi Nabi; Mohsen Mardani-kivi; Samaneh Ghazanfar Tehran; Seyed Abdollah Mirfazli; Ahmad Reza Mirbolok; Nasim Ashoori Saheli

Volume 5, Issue 4 , July 2017, , Pages 226-230

  Background: To evaluate general anesthesia with sevoflurane vs spinal anesthesia with low dose lidocaine 5% onhemodynamics changes in patients undergoing hip fracture surgery.Methods: In this randomized double blind trial 100 patients (50 patients in each group) older than 60 years underhip surgery were ...  Read More

160. Economic Analysis of Bisphosphonate Use after Distal Radius Fracture for Prevention of Hip Fracture

Suneel B. Bhat; Asif M. Ilyas

Volume 5, Issue 6 , November 2017, , Pages 380-383

  Background: Osteoporosis is a common condition among the elderly population, and is associated with an increased risk of fracture. One of the most common fragility fractures involve the distal radius, and are associated with risk of subsequent fragility fracture. Early treatment with bisphosphonates ...  Read More

161. Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients with Retention of Prior Hardware Material: What is the Outcome?

Jorge Manrique; Mohammad Rasouli; Camilo Restrepo; Mitchell G. Maltenfort; Jonathan Beri; Jeffrey Oliver; Raj Patel; Javad Parvizi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 23-26

  Background: There is an information gap in literature regarding postoperative outcome of total knee arthroplasty (TKA)in patients with hardware in-situ from the previous knee surgery. The present study aims to evaluate impact of retainedhardware on short-term outcome of TKA patients.Methods: Perioperative ...  Read More

162. The “July Effect” on Shoulder Arthroplasty: Are Complication Rates Higher at the Beginning of the Academic Year?

Daniel Tobert; Mariano Menendez; David C. Ring; Neal C. Chen

Volume 6, Issue 4 , July 2018, , Pages 277-281

  Background: The ”July effect” is a colloquialism asserting an increased rate of errors at the start of the academicyear in teaching hospitals. This retrospective population-based study evaluated for the presence of the July effect inperforming shoulder arthroplasty.Methods: Using the Nationwide ...  Read More

Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
163. Total Hip Replacement Revision in a Single Brand Small Cementless Stem – Our Experience after the Findings of the National Joint Registry

Robert Pearse Piggott; Rebecca Lyons; Colin Gerard Murphy; William Curtin

Volume 6, Issue 6 , November 2018, , Pages 501-507

  Background: Cementless total hip replacement is the common THR performed in England, Wales, Northern Irelandand the Isle of Man. The Corail stem is the most popular cementless implant and has a ODEP 10A rating. Review ofits performance in the registry identified an increase rate of revision amongst the ...  Read More

164. A Novel Suture Button Construct for Acute Ankle Syndesmotic Injuries; A Prospective Clinical and Radiological Analysis.

Mohamed A. Imam; James Holton; Abdel Hassan; Ahmed Matthana

Volume 6, Issue 3 , May 2018, , Pages 189-195

    Background: The importance of the syndesmosis in ankle stability is well recognized. Numerous means of fixation have been described for syndesmotic injuries including the suture button technique. Significant cost limits the use the commercially available options. We, therefore, designed a cheap ...  Read More

165. Combination of bone marrow derived cells transplantation and high tibial osteotomy in early osteoarthritis of knee: A preliminary study

Marco Cavallo; Sayyed-Hadi Sayyed-Hosseinian; Alessandro Parma; Roberto Buda; Massimiliano Mosca; Sandro Giannini

Volume 6, Issue 2 , March 2018, , Pages 112-118

  Purpose: high tibial osteotomy (HTO) is a recommended treatment for medial compartment knee osteoarthritis. Newer cartilage regenerative procedures may add benefits to the result of HTO. In this prospective study we investigate safety and also results of HTO associated with bone marrow derived cells ...  Read More

166. The Best Option in Treatment of Modified Mason Type III Radial Head Fractures: Open Reduction and Internal Fixation Versus Radial Head Excision

Ahmadreza Zarifian; Hassan Rahimi Shoorin; Mohammad Hallaj Moghaddam; Meysam Fathi Vavsari; Mohammad Gharedaghi; Ali Moradi

Volume 6, Issue 5 , September 2018, , Pages 365-370

  Background: Radial head fractures commonly occur during elbow traumas. Among those, treatment of Mason type IIIfractures is still under controversy. Common treatment methods for these fractures include open reduction and internalfixation (ORIF) as well as radial head excision. In this study, we compared ...  Read More


Soheil Sabzevari; Amir Reza Kachooei; Juan Giugale; Albert Lin

Volume 6, supplement 1 , June 2018, , Pages 6-6

  This was Presented in 5th International Congress of Iranian Iranian Society of Knee Surgery, Arthroscopy, and Sports Traumatology (ISKAST), 14-17 Feb 2018- Kish, Iran  Read More

General Orthopedics
168. Do Patient Preferences Influence Surgeon Recommendations for Treatment?

Lisanne J. H. Smits; Suzanne C. Wilkens; David Ring; Thierry G. Guitton; Neal C. Chen

Volume 7, Issue 2 , March and April 2019, , Pages 118-135

  Background: When the best treatment option is uncertain, a patient’s preference based on personal values should bethe source of most variation in diagnostic and therapeutic interventions. Unexplained surgeon-to-surgeon variation intreatment for hand and upper extremity conditions suggests that ...  Read More

169. Failure of Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty with Revision to Another Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Mihir Sheth; Daniel Sholder; Eric M. Padegimas; Thema A. Nicholson; Charles L. Getz; Matthew L. Ramsey; Gerald R. Williams; Surena Namdari

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January and February 2019, , Pages 19-23

  Background: While outcomes of primary anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty (aTSA) are generally favorable, resultsafter revision procedures are less reliable. This study examines the functional outcomes, complications, and implantsurvival in patients who underwent revision of aTSA to aTSA.Methods: Patients ...  Read More

170. Modified Tension Band Wiring in Adult Distal Humeral Fracture Types A2 and C1

Saeed Kokly; Alessandro Castagna; Mohammadreza Guiti

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, , Pages 325-330

  Background: Distal humeral fractures accounts for approximately 2% of all fractures and nearly one-third of humeralfractures in adults. In this regard, Modified Tension Bind Wiring (MTBW) technique was used for the fixation of the distalhumeral fractures type A2 and C1 (AO) to evaluate the early movement ...  Read More

Tissue Engineering
171. Various Dosages of BMP-2 for Management of Massive Bone Defect in Sprague Dawley Rat

Achmad Kamal; Othdeh Samuel Halomoan Siahaan; Jessica Fiolin

Volume 7, Issue 6 , November 2019, , Pages 498-505

  Background: BMP-2 has a crucial role in the treatment of extensive bone defect. However, data about the optimaldosage of BMP-2 in the massive bone defect casesis rare.Methods: Twenty-five SD rats were randomly allocated into a control group of hydroxyapatite (HA) alone (Group I),HA+BMP-2 1μg/mL (Group ...  Read More

172. Factors Associated with Requesting Magnetic Resonance Imaging during the Management of Glomus Tumors

Claudia Antoinette Bargon; Amin Mohamadi; Mojtaba Talaei-Khoei; David C. Ring; Chaitanya S. Mudgal

Volume 7, Issue 5 , September 2019, , Pages 422-428

  Background: The characteristic clinical presentation of glomus tumors and the low negative predictive value of themagnetic resonance imaging (MRI) raise the question whether MRI improves their management. Therefore, this studyaimed to investigate whether MRI improved the management of glomus tumors.Methods: ...  Read More

173. Reconstruction of Acute Acromioclavicular (AC) Joint Dislocations with or without Tendon Graft: a Retrospective Comparative Study

Brian K. Lee; Grant C. Jamgochian; Usman Ali M. Syed; Charles L. Getz; Christopher C. Dodson; Surena Namdari; Matthew L. Ramsey; Gerald R. Williams; Joseph A. Abboud; Mark D. Lazarus

Volume 7, Issue 3 , May 2019, , Pages 239-245

  Background: Reconstructions of acute acromioclavicular (AC) dislocations have been thought to result in superioroutcomes than chronic dislocations. The use of tendon graft in reconstructions has demonstrated favorablebiomechanical properties. To determine whether utilizing tendon graft during repair ...  Read More

Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
174. Radiographic Predictors for Short-term Functional Outcome after Radial Head Arthroplasty in Patients with Persistent Symptoms after Treatment for Radial Head

Femke M.A.P. claessen; Bexkens, Rens; I. F. Kodde; Job N. Doornberg; Michel P. J. V. Bekerom; Denise Eygendaal

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 27-32

  Background: Evaluation of the accurate position after radial head arthroplasty remains a challenge for surgeons.Standard radiographs are used to evaluate the position of the implant, however, results regarding radiographicdeficiencies on clinical outcome are not consistent. In this retrospective study ...  Read More

Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
175. 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

  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