201. Functional Outcome and Incidence of Osteoarthritis in Operated Tibial Plateau Fractures

Saranjeet Singh Jagdev; Subodh Pathak; Himanshu Kanani; Abhijeet Salunke

Volume 6, Issue 6 , November 2018, , Pages 508-516

  Background: In the challenging tibial condyle fractures despite anatomical joint reconstruction, development ofosteoarthritis may still occur secondary to the initial articular cartilage and meniscal injury. The aim of the study wasto know incidence of osteoarthritis in our operated cases of tibial plateau ...  Read More


Amir Khorrami; Mohammad Fakharian; Abolfazl Bagherifard

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

203. Iliac Pedicle Wedge Graft as a New Modification for Iliac Osteotomies in Young Adolescents: A Single-blind Randomized Clinical Trial

Mohsen Karami; Alireza Radyn Majd; Mohammad A. Tahririan; Sajad Badiei; Amin Karimi

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, , Pages 331-338

  Background: Iliac osteotomies in adolescent patients may accompany graft related difficulties such as graft absorptionand delayed union. A new modification of iliac osteotomies has been proposed to address these difficulties.Methods: A total of 24 consecutive hip joints in 21 juvenile or adolescent patients ...  Read More

204. Physician Rating Websites: an Analysis of Physician Evaluation and Physician Perception

Usman A. Syed; Daniel Acevedo; Alexa C. Narzikul; Wade Coomer; Pedro K. Beredjiklian; Joseph A. Abboud

Volume 7, Issue 2 , March and April 2019, , Pages 136-142

  Background: The goal of this study was to evaluate current physician ratings websites (PRWs) to determine whichfactors correlated to higher physician scores and evaluate physician perspective of PRWs.Methods: This study evaluated two popular websites, and, to gather information ...  Read More

205. Quantitative 3-dimensional Computerized Tomography Modeling of Isolated Greater Tuberosity Fractures with and without Shoulder Dislocation

Stein J. Janssen; Prakash Jayakumar; Dirk P. Ter Meulen; Derek F.P. Van Deurzen; David Ring

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January and February 2019, , Pages 24-32

  Background: The aim of this study was to assess differences in fracture morphology and displacement betweenisolated greater tuberosity (GT) fractures (i.e. fractures of the greater tuberosity without other fractures of the proximalhumerus) with and without shoulder dislocation utilizing quantitative ...  Read More

Joint Replacement
206. Total Hip Arthroplasty with Modular Stem for Dysplastic Hips in South Asian Population

Deepak Gautam; Rajesh Malhotra

Volume 7, Issue 6 , November 2019, , Pages 506-513

  Background: Optimum component positioning and orientation is required to optimize the functional result during totalhip arthroplasty for dysplastic hips.Methods: Sixty-two patients (66 hips) including 33 males and 29 females underwent total hip arthroplasty usingmodular stem prosthesis at an average ...  Read More

Upper Extrimity
207. Identification of Radial Nerve in Relationship to Deltoid Tuberosity and Brachioradialis

Kwan Jun Park; Brandon Anthony Romero; Shahryar Ahmadi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , May 2019, , Pages 246-250

  Background: Several studies have identified the radial nerve in arm using different anatomic landmarks, however, acontroversy remains. Deltoid tuberosity (DT) and brachioradialis (BR) are reproducible landmarks that can be used toidentify the radial nerve (RN) during fracture surgery.Methods: Dissection ...  Read More

208. 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

  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

Sport Medicine
209. Misinformation in News Coverage of Professional and College Athlete Musculoskeletal Ailments

Layla A. Haidar; Joost T.P. Kortlever; David Ring

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 33-37

  Background: The general population’s understanding of musculoskeletal health is likely influenced by media reports of the ailments of prominent athletes. We assessed factors independently associated with debatable or potentially misleading medical statements in mainstream sports ...  Read More

210. Minimally Invasive Repair of Acute Achilles Tendon Rupture Using Gift Box Technique

Mohammadhossein Chegini kord; Adel Ebrahimpour; Mehrdad Sadighi; Mohammadreza Chehrassan; Leili Nazari; Arvin Najafi; Mohammadreza Minator Sajjadi

Volume 7, Issue 5 , September 2019, , Pages 429-434

  Background: This study aimed to introduce a modified technique for minimally invasive Achilles tendon (AT) rupture repairusing gift box sutures. The preliminary clinical and functional outcomes were investigated among a number of patients.Methods: In a consecutive case series study, 24 patients with ...  Read More

211. Carpal Tunnel Release in Diabetic and Non-Diabetic Patients

Mohammad H Ebrahimzadeh; Hosein Mashhadi Nejad; Ali Moradi; Amir Reza Kachooei

Volume 1, Issue 1 , September 2013, , Pages 23-26

  Background: Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is a compression neuropathy that causes paresthesia, pain or numbness in the territory of median nerve. The aim of this study is to compare the open surgery outcome and patients` satisfaction in carpal tunnel syndrome among diabetic and non-diabetic patients. ...  Read More

212. Osseous Tumours of the Hand: A Review of 99 Cases in 20 Years

Mahmoud Farzan; Parviz Ahangar; Hamed Mazoochy; Mohammad Vahedian Ardakani

Volume 1, Issue 2 , December 2013, , Pages 68-73

    Background: Tumors involving the hand skeleton are rare. However, a basic knowledge of hand tumors is necessary for every clinician. This is due to the importance of distinguishing typical benign tumors from life or limb threatening malignant ones. Methods: This study is a review of 99 cases of ...  Read More

213. Clinical Outcomes of Total Hip Arthroplasty in Patients with Ankylosed Hip

Babak Siavashi; Mohammad Javad Zehtab; Nima Mohseni; Tayeb Ramim

Volume 2, Issue 1 , March 2014, , Pages 25-30

  Background:   Various drugs are administered intra-articularly to provide postoperative analgesia after arthroscopic knee surgery. The purpose of this study was to assess the analgesic effects of intra-articular injection of a dexmedetomidine   following knee arthroscopy.     Methods: ...  Read More

214. Posterior Vertebral Injury; Is This a Burst Fracture or a Flexion-Distraction Injury?

Farzad Omidi-Kashani

Volume 2, Issue 2 , June 2014, , Pages 114-116

  In thoracolumbar spinal fractures with posterior column injury for applying proper management, it is important to distinguish a flexion-distraction injury (FDI) from a three column burst fracture (BF) as in clinical examination, both may have a similar significant tenderness on direct spinal palpation. ...  Read More

215. In-Hospital Outcomes after Hemiarthroplasty versus Total Hip Arthroplasty for Isolated Femoral Neck Fractures

Timothy Voskuijl; Valentin Neuhaus; Ahmet Kinaci; Mark Vrahas; David Ring

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2014, , Pages 151-156

    Background:    Previous studies suggest total hip arthroplasty may have some benefits compared to hemi-arthroplasty for displaced intracapsular femoral neck fractures in patients more than 60 years of age. The primary research question of our study was whether in-hospital adverse ...  Read More

216. Bilateral Simultaneous Femoral Neck and Shafts Fractures – A Case Report

Amirreza Sadeghifar; Alireza Saied

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2014, , Pages 268-271

    Simultaneous fractures of the femoral neck and shaft are not common injuries, though they cannot be considered rare. Herein, we report our experience with a patient with bilateral occurance of this injury. Up to the best of our knowkedge this is the first case reported in literature in which correct ...  Read More

217. Biomechanical Comparison Between Bashti Bone Plug Technique and Biodegradable Screw for Fixation of Grafts in Ligament surgery

Kaveh Bashti; Mohammad Naghi Tahmasebi; Hasan Kaseb; Farzam Farahmand; Mohammad Akbar; Amir Mobini

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 29-34

    Background: Ligament reconstruction is a common procedure in orthopedic surgery. Although several popular techniques are currently in use, new methods are proposed for secure fixation of the tendon graft into the bone tunnel. Purposes: We sought to introduce our new technique of Bashti bone plug ...  Read More

218. Arthroscopic Meniscal Repair: “Modified Outside-In Technique”

Sohrab Keyhani; Mohammadreza Abbasian; Nasim Siatiri; Ali Sarvi; Mohsen Mardani Kivi; Ali Akbar Esmailiejah

Volume 3, Issue 2 , April 2015, , Pages 104-108

  Background:  Despite the introduction of different techniques for meniscal repair, no single procedure is superior in all situations. The new method for meniscal repair named “ modified outside-in technique ” aims to achieve higher primary fixation strength by ...  Read More

219. Outcome of ACL Reconstruction and Concomitant Articular Injury Treatment

Seyed Mohammad Tahami; Seyed Mohammad Derakhshan rad

Volume 3, Issue 4 , October 2015, , Pages 260-263

    Background: Articular cartilage injuries are a common clinical problem at the time of ACL reconstruction with an incidence rate of 16-46%. Good results of ACL reconstruction combined with the treatment of chondral lesions have been published in some studies. Method: After statistical analysis ...  Read More

220. Hardware Removal Due to Infection after Open Reduction and Internal Fixation: Trends and Predictors

Mohammad Rasouli; Jessica Viola; Mitchell Maltenfort; Alisina Shahi; Javad Parvizi; James Krieg

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2015, , Pages 184-192

  Background:  Little is known about trends and predictors of hardware related infection following open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) of extremity fractures, one of the major causes of failure following ORIF. The present study was designed and conducted to determine trends and predictors ...  Read More

221. Sleep Disturbance and Upper-Extremity Disability

Rinne Peters; Mariano Menendez; Jos Mellema; David Ring; Ana-Maria Vranceanu

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 35-40

    Background: Although upper-extremity disability correlates with psychosocial aspects of illness the association with sleep disturbance in upper extremity disability is less certain. To evaluate whether sleep disturbance is associated with upper-extremity disability among patients with upper extremity ...  Read More

222. Malnutrition in Joint Arthroplasty: Prospective Study Indicates Risk of Unplanned ICU Admission

Atul Kamath; Caitlin McAuliffe; Laura Kosseim; Finnah Pio; Eric Hume

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 128-131

      Background: Malnutrition has been linked to poor outcomes after elective joint arthroplasty, but the risk of unplanned postoperative intensive care unit (ICU) admission in malnourished arthroplasty patients is unknown. Methods: 1098 patients were followed as part of a prospective risk stratification ...  Read More

223. Economic Effects of Anti-Depressant Usage on Elective Lumbar Fusion Surgery

Amirali Sayadipour; Chrisopher K. Kepler; Rajnish Mago; Kenneth M. Certa; Mohammad R. Rasouli; Alexander R. Vaccaro; Todd J. Albert; David G. Anderson

Volume 4, Issue 3 , July 2016, , Pages 231-235

    Background: It has been suggested, although not proven, that presence of concomitant psychiatric disorders may increase the inpatient costs for patients undergoing elective surgery. This study was designed to test the hypothesis that elective lumbar fusion surgery is more costly in patients with ...  Read More

Upper Extrimity
224. Potential Role of Local Estrogen in Enhancement of Fracture Healing: Preclinical Study in Rabbits

Mohammad Tahami; Behrooz Haddad; Armin Abtahian; Ali Hashemi; Amir Aminian; Sujith Konan

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 323-329

        Background: Effects of estrogen on bone metabolism and its protective role on prevention of osteoporosis are well   documented. However, the efficacy of estrogen treatment on bone healing is not well investigated. The drug can be delivered both systemically or locally to the ...  Read More

Joint Replacement
225. The Zeitgeist of Challenging the Evidence. A Perspective on the International Consensus Meeting on Periprosthetic Joint Infection

Hangama C. Fayaz; Jesse B. Jupiter

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 32-38

   Background: The economic burden of the treatment of periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) is high and the treatment of PJI has a high degree of international controversy. Several papers have declared the International Consensus Meeting on Periprosthetic Joint Infection (ICMPJI) to be the "flawless ...  Read More