26. Self-archiving of Our Own Articles: Romeo and Juliet Notes

Amir Reza Kachooei

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 218-219

Abstract
  ree access to the articles is becoming more popular since it gives thousands of researchers access to millions of publications resulting in higher visibility and receiving much more citations, which often times might be the ultimate goal. For this reason, authors may seek a way to make the papers easily ...  Read More

27. Distal Femoral Osteotomy in Genovalgum: Internal Fixation with Blade Plate Versus Casting

Hadi Makhmalbaf; Ali Moradi; Saeid Ganji

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2014, , Pages 246-249

Abstract
  Background:   To compare the results of two different ways of distal femoral osteotomy stabilization in patients suffering from genuvalgum: internal fixation with plate, and casting. Methods:   In a non-randomized prospective study, after distal femoral osteotomy with the zigzag method, ...  Read More

Tumor
28. Impact of Sanctions on Cancer Care in Iran

Mohammad Hassani

Volume 6, Issue 4 , July 2018, , Pages 248-249

Abstract
  The right to health accepted as an essential human right.The US administration’s withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal on May 2018, increased attention to the impact of sanctions on the health of more than 80 million Iranians. Sanctions will damage the Iran public health-care system, notably patients ...  Read More

29. Orthopedic History in Iran: Ancient, Contemporary and Modern Times

Bahador Alami-Harandi; Mohammad Hossein Nabian

Volume 5, Issue 5 , September 2017, , Pages 269-271

Abstract
  Ancient Iran Signs of pierced skulls and healed broken bones have been found in the archaeological site of “Shahr-e Sūkhté” (the Burnt City), a large Bronze Age urban habitation located in Sistan and Baluchistan Province at the southeastern part of Iran, going back to over 4000 years ...  Read More

Sport Medicine
30. Restoring Nature Through Individualized Anatomic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Surgery

Amir Ata Rahnemai-Azar; Soheil Sabzevari; Sebastián Irarrázaval; Tom Chao; Freddie Fu

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 289-290

Abstract
  Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction surgery has significantly evolved in recent years. This has led to development of new technologies that facilitate the diagnosis of ACL injury and the application of state of the art methods for treatment. In particular, individualized anatomical ACL reconstruction ...  Read More

Sport Medicine
31. Correlation of Single Assessment Numeric Evaluation (SANE) with other Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs)

Casey M. O’Connor; David Ring

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, , Pages 303-306

Abstract
  Background: The Single Assessment Numeric Evaluation (SANE) is a simple, one-question patient-reported outcomemeasure (PROM). We systematically reviewed correlations between SANE and more extensive PROMs.Methods: We identified studies with correlation coefficients between SANE and other shoulder, knee, ...  Read More

Knee
32. Preoperative Aspiration Culture (PAC) for the Diagnosis of Infection in a Prosthetic Knee Joint

E. Carlos RODRIGUEZ-MERCHAN

Volume 6, Issue 5 , September 2018, , Pages 342-345

Abstract
  Background: Periprosthetic infection is the most serious joint replacement complication, occurring in 0.8-1.9% of totalknee arthroplasties (TKAs).This review aims to define the role of preoperative aspiration culture (PAC) for diagnosis of TKA infection.Methods: A PubMed (MEDLINE) search related to TKA ...  Read More

General Orthopedics
33. Level of Evidence in the Archives of Bone and Joint Surgery Journal

Ali Parsa; Ebrahimzadeh Mohammad H.

Volume 5, Issue 6 , November 2017, , Pages 347-350

Abstract
  Introduction: In the field of orthopedic surgery, highly impact journals like Journal of Bone and Surgery (JBJS-Am) and Clinical orthopedics and Related Research (CORR) publishing the LOE for their manuscript. JBJS-Am started to publish the level of evidence (LOE) for all manuscript since 2013. Results:310 ...  Read More

Shoulder
34. Acromial Stress Fractures: A Systematic Review

Christopher J. Lucasti; Surena Namdari

Volume 7, Issue 5 , September 2019, , Pages 397-401

Abstract
  Background: Acromial stress fracture (ASF) is a unique complication of reverse shoulder arthroplasty (RSA) thatcan have substantial influence on clinical results. The purpose of this review is to describe demographics, functionaloutcomes, and union rates for cases of RSA complicated by ASF.Methods: A ...  Read More

35. Prevention of Periprosthetic Joint Infection in Total Knee Arthroplasty: Main Studies Reported Between November 2017 and January 2020

E. Carlos RODRIGUEZ-MERCHAN; Alexander D. Liddle

Volume 8, Issue 4 , July 2020, , Pages 465-469

Abstract
  EDITORIAL Table 1 summarizes recommendations based on the presented papers. To prevent infection, it is critical to identify high-risk patients and control those risks prior to surgery. Action must be taken at every step of the surgical process, from preoperative to postoperative protocols, including ...  Read More

Medical Genetics
36. Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 4G/5G Polymorphism Contributes to Osteonecrosis of the Femoral Head Susceptibility: Evidence from a Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Mohammad R. Sobhan; Masoud Mahdinezhad-Yazdi; Mansour Moghimi; Kazem Aghili; Mohammadali Jafari; Masoud Zare-Shehneh; Hossein Neamatzadeh

Volume 6, Issue 6 , November 2018, , Pages 468-477

Abstract
  Background: The Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 gene 4G/5G (PAI-1 4G/5G) polymorphism has been suggestedto be associated with osteonecrosis of the femoral head (ONFH) susceptibility; however, the results are conflicting andinconclusive. We have carried out a comprehensive meta-analysis to derive a ...  Read More

Knee
37. Important Topics on Contemporary Total knee Arthroplasty: What Does Recent Literature Say?

E. Carlos RODRIGUEZ-MERCHAN

Volume 7, Issue 6 , November 2019, , Pages 476-477

Abstract
  In the present editorial, I would like to comment oneleven recent articles that broaden our understandingof the controversial issues pertinent to total kneearthroplasty (TKA).  Read More

39. Is DDH still a problem?

Reinhard Graf

Volume 2, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 2-3

Abstract
  Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) is the most frequent developmental disorder of the locomotor system. It is detected among 0.1–5.2% of newborns (1, 2). This might be the reason, that there is a high interest to detect DDH cases as early as possible. Undetected or late cases lead to catastrophes ...  Read More

40. Giant Cell Tumor of Bone - an Overview

Anshul Sobti; Pranshu Agrawal; Sanjay Agarwala; Manish Agarwal

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 2-9

Abstract
    Giant Cell tumors (GCT) are benign tumors with potential for aggressive behavior and capacity to metastasize. Although rarely lethal, benign bone tumors may be associated with a substantial disturbance of the local bony architecture that can be particularly troublesome in peri-articular locations. ...  Read More

41. How do Orthopedic Surgeons Address Psychological Aspects of Illness?

Ana-Maria Vranceanu; Reinier B. Beks; Thierry G. Guitton; Stein J. Janssen; David Ring

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 2-9

Abstract
    Background: Orthopaedic surgeons have a pivotal role in transitioning the care of orthopedic patients from a biomedical to a biopsychosocial model. In an effort to foster this transition, we designed a study aimed to determine surgeons’ attitudes and practice of noticing, screening, discussing ...  Read More

42. Reality Does Not Recognize Borders

Amirali Ebrahimzadeh; Amir R. Kachooei

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January and February 2019, , Pages 2-2

Abstract
  Reality does not recognize borders. Why we should use the very general term of “reality” and not science, because the borders that we draw are pure delusions, and on the opposite side there is the reality. The laws of the universe, either the physical nature of the ...  Read More

43. Doctor Shoja-ad-Din Sheikholeslamzadeh and his Achievements

Ahmadreza Afshar; Majid Eyvaz Ziaei; Aziz Ahmdi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 3-8

Abstract
  Doctor Shoja-ad-Din Sheikholeslamzadeh (also known as Dr. Sheikh) (1931-2014) was an outstanding orthopedic surgeon. He is credited for the establishment of the Iranian Association of Rehabilitation, Shafa Yahyaian Hospital as an Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Center, the Social Welfare Organization, ...  Read More

Knee
44. Medial Collateral Ligament Injury; A New Classification Based on MRI and Clinical Findings. A Guide for Patient Selection and Early Surgical Intervention

Hadi Makhmalbaf; Omid Shahpari

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 3-7

Abstract
  Medial collateral ligament (MCL)injury, is one of the most common ligament injuries of the knee,mostly results from a valgus force.Restoration of function and going back to the pre-injury level of function is the aim of treatment in ligament injuries of the knee. There are multiple soft tissue structures ...  Read More

45. MIDVASTUS APPROACH HAS BETTER FUNCTION IN THE FIRST THREE MONTHS IN COMPARISON TO CONVENTIONAL MEDIAL PARAPATELLAR APPROACH: CLINICAL TRIAL STUDY

Mohammadreza Minator Sajjadi; Adel Ebrahimpour; Seyyed Morteza Kazemi; Sohrab Keyhani; Mohammad Banasiri

Volume 6, supplement 1 , June 2018, , Pages 3-3

Abstract
  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

Hip
46. Available Findings Fail to Provide Strong Evidence of the Role of Bone Morphogenic Protein-2 in Femoral Head Osteonecrosis

Ali Parsa; Hamed Vahedi; Karan Goswami; Arash Aalirezaie

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 5-10

Abstract
  Despite widespread research on non-traumatic femoral head osteonecrosis (FHON), there is no consensus about preventative treatment options. Insufficient blood supply and increased intra-osseous pressure are the initiating events in the majority of cases. BMPs are growth factors that belong to the transforming ...  Read More

48. Prevention of Periprosthetic Joint Infection

Alisina Shahi; Javad Parvizi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , April 2015, , Pages 72-81

Abstract
  Prosthetic joint infection (PJI) is a calamitous complication with high morbidity and substantial cost. The reported incidence is low but it is probably underestimated due to the difficulty in diagnosis. PJI has challenged the orthopaedic community for several years and despite all the advances in this ...  Read More

General Orthopedics
49. Patient Complaints Emphasize Non-Technical Aspects of Care at a Tertiary Referral Hospital

John King; Pim Van Dijk; Celeste Overbeek; Michiel Hageman; David Ring

Volume 5, Issue 2 , March 2017, , Pages 74-81

Abstract
  Background:Patient concerns represent opportunities for improvement in orthopaedic care. Thisstudy’s objectiveis to identify the nature and prevalence of unsolicited patient complaints regarding orthopaedic care ata tertiary referral hospital. The primary null hypothesis that there are no demographic ...  Read More

Tissue Engineering
50. Current Concepts in Scaffolding for Bone Tissue Engineering

Toktam Ghassemi; Azadeh Shahroodi; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Alireza Mousavian; Jebraeel Movaffagh; Ali Moradi PhD

Volume 6, Issue 2 , March 2018, , Pages 90-99

Abstract
  Bone disorders are of significant worry due to their increased prevalence in the median age. Scaffold-based bonetissue engineering holds great promise for the future of osseous defects therapies. Porous composite materials andfunctional coatings for metallic implants have been introduced in next generation ...  Read More