Elbow
51. Clinical Outcomes of Open versus Arthroscopic Surgery for Lateral Epicondylitis, Evidence from a Systematic Review

Ali Moradi; Pouria Pasdar; Hasan Mehrad Majd; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 7, Issue 2 , March and April 2019, , Pages 91-104

Abstract
  Background: Lateral epicondylitis (LE) also known as tennis elbow is a common disease of middle-aged population.Surgery is a treatment of choice in patients not responded to the conservative management. Open and arthroscopicrelease are the two main choices for LE surgery; however, an overall consensus ...  Read More

52. Orthopedic Lesions in Tethered Cord Syndrome: The Importance of Early Diagnosis and Treatment on Patient Outcome

Mohammad Gharedaghi; Fariborz Samini; Hosein Mashhadinejad; Mahdi Khajavi; Mohammad Samini

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2014, , Pages 93-97

Abstract
  Background:   Many of the patients with tethered cord syndrome (TCS) are admitted because of neurological symptoms, while some are admitted because of their orthopedic, urologic, anorectal, and dermatologic manifestations.Consequently, this study aimed to evaluate the importance of early diagnosis ...  Read More

53. Posterolateral Corner of the Knee:Current Concepts

Jorge Chahla; Gilbert Moatshe; Chase Dean; Robert LaPrade

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 97-103

Abstract
         Injuries to the posterolateral corner (PLC) comprise a significant portion of knee ligament injuries. A high index of suspicion is necessary when evaluating the injured knee to detect these sometimes occult injuries. Moreover, a thorough physical examination and a comprehensive ...  Read More

54. Biopsy in Musculoskeletal Tumors

Mohammad Gharehdaghi

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2014, , Pages 128-129

Abstract
  Diagnosis of bone tumors is based on careful evaluation of clinical, imaging and a pathologic findings. So the biopsy of bone and soft tissue sarcomas is the final step in evaluation and a fundamental step in the diagnosis of the lesion. It should not be performed as a shortcut to diagnosis (1). The ...  Read More

General Orthopedics
55. 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

Hand
56. The Prevalence of Unanticipated Hamate Hook Abnormalities in Computed Tomography Scans: A Retrospective Study

Silke A. Spit; Stéphanie J.E. Becker; Michiel G.J.S. Hageman; David Ring

Volume 5, Issue 3 , May 2017, , Pages 133-138

Abstract
   Background:It is possible that some hamate hook fractures are not diagnosed or treated, thereby affecting the study of their natural history. Study of the prevalence of incidental hamate hook fractures, nonunions, and other abnormalities on computed tomography (CT) ordered for another reason could ...  Read More

57. Radial Tunnel Syndrome, Diagnostic and Treatment Dilemma

Ali Moradi; Mohammad Hosein Ebrahimzadeh; Jesse Jupiter

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2015, , Pages 156-162

Abstract
  Radial tunnel syndrome is a disease which we should consider it in elbow and forearm pains. It is diagnosed with lateral elbow and dorsal forearm pain may radiate to the wrist and dorsum of the fingers. The disease is more prevalent in women with the age of 30 to 50 years old. It occurs by intermittent ...  Read More

Hip
58. Hip Surgery in Quiescent or Active Tubercular Hip Arthritis; Is Reactivation Risk Really a Matter

Ali Parsa; Maryam Mirzaie; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Ali Birjandinejad; Abdolreza Malek; Alireza Mousavian

Volume 6, Issue 3 , May 2018, , Pages 169-175

Abstract
    About 15 % of all musculoskeletal tuberculosis (TB) have hip involvement. Early anti-tubercular drug therapy and other conservative treatment including short-term traction and mobilization programs could prevent hip joint destruction. Reactivation of TB accounts for a significant of active TB ...  Read More

Knee
59. High Tibial Osteotomy: A Systematic Review and Current Concept

Soheil Sabzevari; Adel Ebrahimpour; Mostafa Khalilipour Roudi; Amir R. Kachooei

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 204-212

Abstract
  High tibia osteotomy is a common procedure in orthopedic surgery. A precise overview on indications, patients selection, pre-operative planning, surgical technique, methods of fixation, and complications have been presented. This paper focused on the points that should be considered to achieve good long-term ...  Read More

Ankle
60. Joint Distraction in Advanced Osteoarthritis of the Ankle

E. Carlos RODRIGUEZ-MERCHAN

Volume 5, Issue 4 , July 2017, , Pages 208-212

Abstract
  replacement (TAR) in patients with advanced ankle osteoarthritis (OA). AJD could a tenable option to ankle fusion orTAR.Methods: A review has been performed on the role of AJD in advanced OA of the ankle. The exploration machinewas MedLine. The keywords utilized were: joint distraction ankle. Three hundred ...  Read More

61. The Ups and Downs of COVID-19 Epidemics for Orthopedic Community

Behnam Panjavi; Reza Shahryar Kamrani; Bahareh Ghane

Volume 8, Supplement 1 , April 2020, , Pages 218-219

Abstract
  We started 2020 while facing the largest pandemic of infectious diseases in the last one hundred years and also the most widespread recession in human life. The relatively small size COVID-19 virus has now placed more than half of the world in lockdown and is passing through countries borderless without ...  Read More

62. Failure of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Gonzalo Samitier; Alejandro Marcano; Eduard Alentorn-Geli; Ramon Cugat; Kevin Farmer; Micheal Moser

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 220-240

Abstract
    The present review classifies and describes the multifactorial causes of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) surgery failure, concentrating on preventing and resolving such situations. The article particularly focuses on those causes that require ACL revision due to recurrent instability, without ...  Read More

Molecular Biology
63. Preoperative Evaluation and Management of Patients Receiving Biologic Therapies

Zahra Rezaieyazdi; Maryam Sahebari; Mandana Khodashahi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , May 2019, , Pages 220-228

Abstract
  The preoperative care of patients undergoing orthopedic surgery and treated with biologic agents is of great significance.Perioperative use of biologic agents could lead to such complications as infection and delayed postoperative woundhealing. This narrative review aimed to evaluate the current information ...  Read More

64. Heterotopic Ossification around the Knee after Internal Fixation of a Complex Tibial Plateau Fracture Combined with the Use of Demineralized Bone Matrix (DBM): A Case Report

1. Sjoerd P.F.T. Nota; Peter Kloen

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2014, , Pages 250-254

Abstract
  Demineralized bone matrix has been successfully commercialized as an alternative bone graft material that not only can function as filler but also as an osteoinductive graft. Numerous studies have confirmed its beneficial use in clinical practice. Heterotopic ossification after internal fixation combined ...  Read More

Knee
65. Meniscal Roots: Current Concepts Review

Santiago Pache; Zachary S. Aman; Mitchell Kennedy; Gilberto Y. Nakama; Gilbert Moatshe; Connor Ziegler; Robert F. Laprade

Volume 6, Issue 4 , July 2018, , Pages 250-259

Abstract
  Meniscal root tears are defined as radial tears located within 1 cm from the meniscal attachment or a bony rootavulsion. This injury is biomechanically comparable to a total meniscectomy, leading to compromised hoop stressesresulting in decreased tibiofemoral contact area and increased contact pressures ...  Read More

Spine
66. Osteoporosis and the Management of Spinal Degenerative Disease

Felix Tome-Bermejo; Angel Piñera; Luis Alvarez

Volume 5, Issue 5 , September 2017, , Pages 272-282

Abstract
  Osteoporosis has become a major medical problem as the aged population of the world rapidly grows. Osteoporosispredisposes patients to fracture, progressive spinal deformities, and stenosis, and is subject to be a major concernbefore performing spine surgery, especially with bone fusions and instrumentation. ...  Read More

Sport Medicine
67. Anatomical Individualized ACL Reconstruction

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

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 291-297

Abstract
    The anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) is composed of two bundles, which work together to provide both antero-posterior and rotatory stability of the knee. Understanding the anatomy and function of the ACL plays a key role in management of patients with ACL injury. Anatomic ACL reconstruction aims ...  Read More

Shoulder
68. Comparison of Asymmetric Reaming versus a Posteriorly Augmented Component for Posterior Glenoid Wear and Retroversion: A Radiographic Study

Jia-Wei Kevin Ko; Usman Ali Syed; Jonathan D. Barlow; Scott Paxton; Bryan J. Loeffler; Ocean Thakar; Grant Jamgochian; Joseph Abboud; Charles L. Getz; Gerald R. Williams

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, , Pages 307-313

Abstract
  Background: Managing posterior glenoid wear and retroversion remains a challenge in shoulder arthroplasty.Correcting glenoid version through asymmetric reaming (AR) with placement of a standard glenoid component and theuse of posteriorly augmented glenoid (PAG) components are two methods used to address ...  Read More

Hip
69. A challenge on Orthopedic Sciences: The Influence of Spinal Disease and Deformities on Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Review on Literature

Ali Yeganeh; Mehdi Moghtadaei; Mohsen Motalebi

Volume 6, Issue 5 , September 2018, , Pages 346-352

Abstract
  Background: Adult degenerative disorders of hip and spine are common. The recent studies inconsistently havediscussed about the influence of spinal disorders on total hip arthroplasty (THA). In this review, we discussed clearlyabout these relationships and their effects on the most appropriate position ...  Read More

Knee
70. Association of ESRα Gene Pvu II T>C, XbaI A>G and BtgI G>A Polymorphisms with Knee Osteoarthritis Susceptibility: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis Based on 22 Case-Control Studies

Masoud Mehdinejad Yazdi; Mohamad H. Jamalaldini; Mohammad R. Sobhan; Mohammadali Jafari; Mahta Mazaheri; Masoud Zare-Shehneh; Hossein Neamatzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 6 , November 2017, , Pages 351-362

Abstract
  Background: Many studies have reported the association of estrogen receptor α gene (ESRα) ESRα PvuII T>C, XbaI A>G and BtgI G>A polymorphisms with Knee osteoarthritis (KOA) risk, but the results remained controversial. In order to drive a more precise estimation, the present ...  Read More

Shoulder
71. Unplanned Operations and Adverse Events after Surgery for Diaphyseal Fracture of the Clavicle

Femke M.A.P. claessen; Ilse Schol BSc Schol; David Ring

Volume 7, Issue 5 , September 2019, , Pages 402-406

Abstract
  Background: We used a database of patients treated at three hospitals to study the primary null hypothesis that thereare no factors associated with unplanned reoperations or adverse events after surgical repair for diaphyseal claviclefracture. Additionally we addressed the following secondary study questions: ...  Read More

72. Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients with Hemophilia: What Do We Know?

SM Javad Mortazavi; Nima Bagheri; Amirreza Farhoud; Saeid Hadi Kalantar; Ehsan Ghadimi

Volume 8, Issue 4 , July 2020, , Pages 470-478

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, youngerage, pre-operative restricted range of motion (ROM), altered anatomy, and ...  Read More

Hand
73. Comparison of Custom-made Versus Prefabricated Thumb Splinting for Carpometacarpal Arthrosis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Aslan Baradaran; Ashkan Baradaran; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Amir R. Kachooei; Michael Rivlin; Pedro Beredjiklian

Volume 6, Issue 6 , November 2018, , Pages 478-485

Abstract
  Background: The goal of this study was to compare the two types of orthoses, prefabricated soft splints versus shortthermoplastic custom-made splints, that are the most commonly used for the management of first carpometacarpal(CMC) osteoarthritis (OA).Methods: We conducted a meta-analysis and systematic ...  Read More

General Orthopedics
74. What Predicts Outstanding Orthopedic Residents among the Program?

Femke M.A.P. Claessen; Reinier B. Beks; Ilse Schol; George S. Dyer

Volume 7, Issue 6 , November 2019, , Pages 478-483

Abstract
  Background: An oversupply of qualified applicants leads to intense competition for the limited number offirst year orthopedic residency positions. Therefore, program directors can be more selective in choosingtheir future residents. However, it is unclear if there are resident characteristics that correspond ...  Read More

Shoulder
75. Superior Capsule Reconstruction: What Do We Know?

Richard A. C. Dimock; Sheraz Malik; Paolo Consigliere; Mohamed A. Imam; A. Ali Narvani

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January and February 2019, , Pages 3-11

Abstract
  The management of irreparable rotator cuff tears remains challenging. Since its introduction by Mihata in 2012, superiorcapsule reconstruction (SCR) has grown in popularity at an astonishingly rapid rate. The aim of this article is to providea comprehensive review of the available literature, in order ...  Read More