General Orthopedics
1. First Use of a Brief 60-second Mindfulness Exercise in an Orthopedic Surgical Practice; Results from a Pilot Study

Emma Chad-Friedman; Mojtaba Talaei-Khoei; David Ring; Ana-Maria Vranceanu

Volume 5, Issue 6 , November 2017, , Pages 400-405

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2017.22447.1581

Abstract
  Background: Mindfulness based interventions may be useful for patients with musculoskeletal conditions in orthopedic surgical practices as adjuncts to medical procedures or alternatives to pain medications. However, typical mindfulness programs are lengthy and impractical in busy surgical practices. ...  Read More

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

Bahador Alami-Harandi; Mohammad Hossein Nabian

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

http://dx.doi.org/10.22038/abjs.2017.9281

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