1. Fracture Surgery in Known COVID-19 Infected Patients: What Are the Challenges?

Mehrdad Sadighi; SM Javad Mortazavi; Adel Ebrahimpour; Alireza Manafi-Rasi; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Meisam Jafari KafiAbadi; Seyyed Saeed Khabiri; Saber Barazandeh Rad; Monireh Yaghoubi; Mohammadreza Chehrassan

Volume 8, Issue 3 , May 2020, , Pages 378-382

Abstract
  Background: Surgery in the time of COVID-19 pandemic is a challenging issue while treatment of affected fracturepatients is inevitable. The present study summarizes the challenges that an orthopedic surgeon is confronting duringthe surgical treatment of fracture patients with concomitant COVID-19 infection.Methods: ...  Read More

2. Prevalence of Comorbidities in COVID-19 Patients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Ashkan Baradaran; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Aslan Baradaran; Amir R. Kachooei

Volume 8, Supplement 1 , April 2020, , Pages 247-255

Abstract
  Background: In this study, we aimed to assess the prevalence of comorbidities in the confirmed COVID-19 patients. Thismight help showing which comorbidity might pose the patients at risk of more severe symptoms.Methods: We searched all relevant databases on April 7th, 2020 using the keywords (“novel ...  Read More

3. Iranian Orthopedic Association (IOA) Response Guidance to COVID-19 Pandemic April 2020

Mansour Abolghasemian; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Mohammad Ali Enayatollahi; Keivan Honarmand; Amir R. Kachooei; Soheil Mehdipoor; Mohammad Javad Mortazavi; Alireza Mousavian; Ali Parsa; Gholam Ali Akasheh; Farshid Bagheri; Adel Ebrahimpour; Mohammad Fakoor; Roshanak Moradi; Mohammad Razi

Volume 8, Supplement 1 , April 2020, , Pages 209-217

Abstract
  Iranian Orthopedic Community as a part of the national health system feels deeply responsible to take part in the battle against the new coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Although we might not be considered the front-line defenders, we do have a key role in this challenge. As the crisis continues to grow ...  Read More

Hip
4. The Use of Antibiotic Impregnated Cement Spacers in the Treatment of Infected Total Joint Replacement: Challenges and Achievements

Omid Shahpari; Alireza Mousavian; Nafiseh Elahpour; Michael-Alexander Malahias; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Ali Moradi PhD

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 11-20

Abstract
  Two stage total hip arthroplasty revision surgery includes foreign material debridment, insertion of antibiotic impregnatedcement spacer, and finally, reimplantation of the prosthesis. This review has aimed to evaluate the efficacy of antibioticimpregnated cement spacers in infection control and eradication ...  Read More

Biomaterials
5. Creep behavior of Biodegradable Triple-component Nanocomposites Based on PLA/PCL/bioactive Glass for ACL Interference Screws

Javad Esmaeilzadeh; Saeed Hesaraki; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Golam Hosein Asghari; Amir R. Kachoei

Volume 7, Issue 6 , November 2019, , Pages 531-537

Abstract
  Background: Short-time creep behaviorfor aseries of biodegradable nanocomposites, which areused as implantabledevices inthe body, is a crucial factor.The present study aimed to investigate the effect of bioactive glass nanoparticles(BGn) on creep and creep-recovery behaviors of polylactic acid/polycaprolactone ...  Read More

General Orthopedics
6. Unapproved Weight Gain Supplement as a Cause of Avascular Necrosis: A Cautionary Report

S. M. Javad Mortazavi; Alireza Moharrami; Hosein Shafiei; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Mehdi Karimi

Volume 7, Issue 6 , November 2019, , Pages 561-565

Abstract
  Avascular necrosis of the femoral head (AVNFH) is a leading cause of end-stage joint disease in the young populationthat can lead to total hip replacement in early life. There are various risk factors, including trauma, corticosteroids,thrombosis, hypertension, and alcohol. There is a growing number ...  Read More

Trauma
7. Injury Patterns among Motorcyclist Trauma Patients: A Cross Sectional Study on 4200 Patients

Sayyed Hadi Sayyed Hoseinian; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Mohammad T. Peivandi; Farshid Bagheri; Jalil Hasani; Sogol Golshan; Ali Birjandinejad

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, , Pages 367-372

Abstract
  Background: Motorcyclists are among the most vulnerable groups of road accident victims, who are prone to a growingmortality rate due to the constant rise in the number of accidents. This study was performed to investigate the injurypatterns among motorcyclist trauma patients admitted to Kamyab Hospital, ...  Read More

Ankle
8. Reliability and Validity of the Persian Version of the Foot Function Index in Patients with Foot Disorders

Alireza Mousavian; Sayyed-Hadi Sayyed-Hosseinian; Omid Shahpari; Ali Mohammadi; Nafiseh Elahpour; Arezoo Orooji; Mohammad Hosein Ebrahimzadeh; Ali Moradi PhD

Volume 7, Issue 3 , May 2019, , Pages 291-296

Abstract
  Background: Foot function index (FFI) is a worthy subjective patient reported outcome measures (PROM) tool forevaluation of the outcomes of medical interventions on foot and ankle. This study was conducted to assess the validityof the Persian version of the foot function index (FFI).Methods: After translating ...  Read More

Hand
9. 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

10. NOVEL BIOABSORBABLE ACL RECONSTRUCTION SCREWS

Javad Esmaeilzadeh; Mohammad Hosein Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 6, supplement 1 , June 2018, , Pages 9-9

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

11. CLINICAL OUTCOME OF ANATOMICAL ARTHROSCOPIC POSTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT RECONSTRUCTION WITH ACHILLES TENDON ALLOGRAFT

Omid Shahpari; Mohammad Hosein Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 6, supplement 1 , June 2018, , Pages 9-10

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

Shoulder
12. Bilateral Arm-Abduction Shoulder Radiography to Determine the Involvement of the Scapulothoracic Motion in Frozen Shoulder

Fei Wu; Amir R. Kachooei; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Farshid Bagheri; Ehsan Hakimi; Babak Shojaie; Ara Nazarian

Volume 6, Issue 3 , May 2018, , Pages 225-232

Abstract
    Background: We hypothesize that there is no difference in the motion of the scapula with respect to the thoracic wall (scapulothoracic interface) between the affected versus non-affected shoulder on 0° and 90° standard arm abduction radiography. Methods: We enrolled 30 patients with the ...  Read More

Hip
13. 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

Biomechanics
14. The Most Appropriate Reconstruction Method Following Giant Cell Tumor Curettage: A Biomechanical Approach

Azadeh Ghouchani; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Gholamreza Rouhi

Volume 6, Issue 2 , March 2018, , Pages 85-89

Abstract
  Giant cell tumor (GCT) is a primary and benign tumor of bone, albeit locally aggressive in some cases, such as in the epi-metaphyseal region of long bones, predominantly the distal end of femur and proximal end of tibia (1). There are a variety of treatments for a bone affected by GCT, ranging from chemotherapy, ...  Read More

Knee
15. Clinical Outcome of Anatomical Transportal Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction with Hamstring Tendon Autograft

Omid Shahpari; Moslem FallahKezabi; Hamid Hejrati Kalati; Farshid Bagheri; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 6, Issue 2 , March 2018, , Pages 130-139

Abstract
  Background: Good clinical outcome and return to sport and daily functions after anatomical arthroscopic anteriorcruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction is goal standard in this surgery. but to date, there are different challengingissues between orthopedic surgeons regarding graft selection and surgical ...  Read More

Tissue Engineering
16. 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

Hand
17. Translation and Validation of the Persian Version the Boston Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Questionnaire

Golnaz Ghayyem Hassankhani; Ali Moradi; Ali Birjandinejad; Ehsan Vahedi; Amir Reza Kachooei; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 71-77

Abstract
  Background: Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is recognized as the most common type of neuropathies. Questionnairesare the method of choice for evaluating patients with CTS. Boston Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (BCTS) is one of the mostfamous questionnaires that evaluate the functional and symptomatic aspects of ...  Read More

Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
18. Massive Emphysema and Pneumothorax Following Shoulder Arthroscopy under General Anaesthesia: A Case Report

Mohammad J. Shariati; Amir R. Kachooei; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 6 , November 2017, , Pages 459-463

Abstract
  The patient was a 61-year-old female with massive rotator cuff tear who had no history of smoking, COPD, asthma, or other pulmonary diseases. Four hours following shoulder arthroscopy, the patient developed progressive dyspnea, which was diagnosed as pneumothorax with subcutaneous emphysema extending ...  Read More

General Orthopedics
19. 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

20. Evaluation of Normal Ranges of Wrist Radiologic Indexes in Mashhad Population

Tohid Vaezi; Golnaz Ghayyem Hassankhani; Ebrahimzadeh Mohammad H.; Ali Moradi

Volume 5, Issue 6 , November 2017, , Pages 451-458

Abstract
  Hand and wrist radiographic indexes such as radial inclination, ulnar variance, carpal height ratio, and radial tilt play an important role in the diagnosis and management of medical disorders, so they should be modified regarding the population and race difference. This study aims to compare the normal ...  Read More

Knee
21. Single Cut Distal Femoral Varus Osteotomy (SCFO): A Preliminary Study

Reza Abdi; Ramin Hajzargarbashi; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 5 , September 2017, , Pages 322-327

Abstract
  Background: Genu valgum usually originates from a deformity of distal femur that is often corrected by distal femoralvarus osteotomy. The osteotomy includes both components of angulationcorrection and translation because the siteof osteotomy is not commonly at the apex of deformity. Improvement of patellar ...  Read More

Hand
22. Psychometric Properties of the Persian Version of the Patient Rated Wrist Evaluation

Golnaz Ghayyem Hassankhani; Ali Moradi; Ehsan Vahedi; Sayyed Hadi Sayyed Hoseinian; Zohreh Jahani; Maedeh Rahmani; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 4 , July 2017, , Pages 243-250

Abstract
  Background: The patient-rated wrist evaluation (PRWE) score is one of the most common clinical instruments usedas an outcome measurement tool for distal radius fractures and other upper extremity conditions. The purpose of thisstudy was to translate the PRWE into its Persian version and to evaluate its ...  Read More

Knee
23. Prognostic Factors Affecting the Results of Modified Thompson Quadricepsplasty for the Treatment of Extension Contracture of the Knee

Ali Birjandinejad; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Sayyed-Hadi Sayyed-Hosseinian; Saman Tabesh; Maryam Ghanbarifard

Volume 5, Issue 2 , March 2017, , Pages 109-113

Abstract
  Background: Knee extension contracture is a disabling complication after fractures around the knee. In this study we aimed to study factors influencing the outcomes of quadricepsplasty for the treatment of traumatic knee extension contracture. We hypothesized that there is no factor influencing ...  Read More

24. Case Reports: Stories Worth Telling in Today`s Bone and Joint Literature

Ali Moradi; Mohammad Hossein Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 5, Issue 2 , March 2017, , Pages 72-73

Abstract
  Case reports are considered as the lowest level of evidence while at the same time they are frontiers of evidence collection. case reports are professional stories about novel medical events and will worth publication only if they possess complexity, proper data collection, justified diagnosis, and legitimate ...  Read More

Shoulder
25. Psychometric Properties of the Persian Version of the Simple Shoulder Test (SST) Questionnaire

Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Ehsan Vahedi; Aslan Baradaran; Ali Birjandinejad; Seyyed-Hadi Seyyed-Hoseinian; Farshid Bagheri; Amir R. Kachooei

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2016, , Pages 387-392

Abstract
    Background: To validate the Persian version of the simple shoulder test in patients with shoulder joint problems.   Methods: Following Beaton`s guideline, translation and back translation was conducted. We reached to a consensus on the Persian version of SST. To test the face validity in ...  Read More