Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
1. Radiographic Predictors for Short-term Functional Outcome after Radial Head Arthroplasty in Patients with Persistent Symptoms after Treatment for Radial Head

Femke M.A.P. claessen; Bexkens, Rens; I. F. Kodde; Job N. Doornberg; Michel P. J. V. Bekerom; Denise Eygendaal

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 27-32

Abstract
  Background: Evaluation of the accurate position after radial head arthroplasty remains a challenge for surgeons.Standard radiographs are used to evaluate the position of the implant, however, results regarding radiographicdeficiencies on clinical outcome are not consistent. In this retrospective study ...  Read More

Knee
2. 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

Biomechanics
3. A Critical Review of Proximal Fibular Osteotomy for Knee Osteoarthritis

Abhishek Vaish; Yogesh Kumar Kathiriya; Raju Vaishya

Volume 7, Issue 5 , September 2019, , Pages 453-462

Abstract
  The surgical management of Knee Osteoarthritis (KOA), so far, mainly revolved around arthroscopic procedures,arthroplasty (total: TKA and unicompartmental: UKA) or high tibial osteotomy (HTO). Recently, another minimallyinvasive surgical treatment of proximal fibular osteotomy (PFO) has been proposed ...  Read More

Elbow
4. How Well do Orthopedic Surgeons Recognize Different Models of Total Elbow Arthroplasties on Plain Radiographs with the Use of a Diagnostic Flowchart?

Ante Prkić; Femke Claessen; Matthijs P. Somford; Bertram The; Michel P.J. van den Bekerom; Denise Eygendaal

Volume 7, Issue 5 , September 2019, , Pages 407-415

Abstract
  Background: Recognition of total elbow arthroplasties (TEAs) on plain radiographs is difficult due to a multitude ofdifferent types and models. Especially if surgery reports and documentation are not available, lost or when the primarysurgery was performed in another hospital the prosthesis type may ...  Read More

Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
5. Operative Time Directly Correlates with Blood Loss and Need for Blood Transfusion in Total Joint Arthroplasty

David Ross; Omer Erkocak; Mohammad R. Rasouli; Javad Parvizi

Volume 7, Issue 3 , May 2019, , Pages 229-234

Abstract
  Background: Allogeneic blood transfusion in patients undergoing total joint arthroplasty (TJA) has been shown tonegatively affect patient outcomes. This study aimed to examine if there is a correlation between operative time and theneed for allogeneic blood transfusions during TJA.Methods: We performed ...  Read More

Joint Replacement
6. National Joint Registry of Iran

Arvin Najafi; Abolfazl Bagherifard; Mohammad H. Kaseb; Seyed Mohamadjavad Mortazavi; Pejman Mansouri

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January and February 2019, , Pages 75-78

Abstract
  Joint replacement is currently on the rise with a high community burden. A registry was designed to evaluate the costs,possible complications, and rate of revisions as well as finding the most effective techniques, risk factors associatedwith poor results, indications for revision surgeries, and also ...  Read More

Knee
7. 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

Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
8. Protocols for Management of Underserved Patients Undergoing Arthroplasty: A National Survey of Safety Net Hospitals

David N. Bernstein; Hao-Hua Wu; Harry E. Jergesen

Volume 6, Issue 4 , July 2018, , Pages 294-300

Abstract
  Background: Although it has been shown that perioperative protocols enhance arthroplasty care and safety, it isnot known how prevalent their use is in safety net hospitals, which operate with a mandate to treat the poor andunderserved. Understanding the elements currently included in standard perioperative ...  Read More

Knee
9. Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients with Retention of Prior Hardware Material: What is the Outcome?

Jorge Manrique; Mohammad Rasouli; Camilo Restrepo; Mitchell G. Maltenfort; Jonathan Beri; Jeffrey Oliver; Raj Patel; Javad Parvizi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 23-26

Abstract
  Background: There is an information gap in literature regarding postoperative outcome of total knee arthroplasty (TKA)in patients with hardware in-situ from the previous knee surgery. The present study aims to evaluate impact of retainedhardware on short-term outcome of TKA patients.Methods: Perioperative ...  Read More

Hip
10. A Single Femoral Component for All Total Hip Replacements Performed by a Trust? Does This Affect Early Clinical and Radiological Outcomes?

James Ricketts; Paul Sherry

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 27-33

Abstract
  Background: Hospitals may be under pressure to implement cost saving strategies regarding prosthesis choice. Thismay involve the use of components which are not the first preference of individual surgeons, or those they have littleexperience with. We aim to examine the effect of standardizing the type ...  Read More

Shoulder
11. Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty for the Treatment Of Synovial Chondromatosis: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Alexander Kreines; Sean McMillan; Elizabeth Ford; Abigail Dingle

Volume 5, Issue 2 , March 2017, , Pages 117-120

Abstract
  Synovial chondromatosis affecting the glenohumeral joint is rare. Treatment primarily consists of arthroscopic loose body removal and synovectomy. Shoulder arthroplasty has been mentioned in the literature as a treatment option for patients with coexisting arthritis, although the results have been underreported. ...  Read More

12. Iranian Joint Registry(Iranian National Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Registry)

Hamidreza Aslani; Seyed Taghi Nourbakhsh; Farivar A Lahiji; Keykavoos Heydarian; Mahmood Jabalameli; Mohammad Taghi Ghazavi; Mahmoud Reza Fayyaz; Mohammad Ali Sazegari; Maziar Mohaddes; Mojtaba Rajabpour; Mohammad Emami; Seyyed Mohammad Jazayeri; Firooz Madadi; Hossein Farahini; Fardin Mirzatoloee; Mohammad Gharahdaghi; Mohammad Hossein Ebrahimzadeh; Mohammadreza Ebrahimian; Hossein Mirvakili; Kaveh Bashti; Mohtasham Almasizadeh; Mansour Abolghasemian; Afshin Taheriazam; Mehdi Motififard; Hamidreza Yazdi; Mahmood Karimi Mobarakeh; Masoud Shayestehazar; Mehdi Moghtadae; Babak Siavashi; Mohammadreza M Sajjadi; Alireza Manafi Rasi; Seyyed Kazem Chabok; Zohreh Zafarani; Shahin Salehi; Monireh Ahmadi; Amin Mohammadi; Mohammad Ebrahim Shahsavand

Volume 4, Issue 2 , April 2016, , Pages 192-196

Abstract
     Periodic evaluation and monitoring the health and economic outcome of joint replacement surgery is a common and popular process under the territory of joint registries in many countries. In this article we introduce the methodology used for the foundation of the National Iranian Joint Registry ...  Read More

13. Tranexamic Acid in Total Joint Arthroplasty: Efficacy and Safety

Mohammad Reza Rasouli; Javad Parvizi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , January 2015, , Pages 1-2

Abstract
    Despite improvements in surgical and anesthetic techniques, total joint arthroplasty (TJA) is still associated with substantial blood loss and postoperative anemia (1). A considerable portion of patients with postoperative anemia require blood transfusion, which has been shown to negatively affect ...  Read More

14. How to Treat the Complex Unstable Intertrochanteric Fractures in Elderly Patients? DHS or Arthroplasty

Ebrahim Hasankhani; Farzad Omidi-Kashani; Hossein Hajitaghi; Golnaz Hasankhani

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2014, , Pages 174-179

Abstract
  Background:  Due to difficulty in obtaining anatomical reduction, management of the unstable intertrochanteric fractures in elderly osteoporotic patients is challenging. The purpose of this study is to compare the results of hip arthroplasty (total, hemi, or bipolar) with DHS in the elderly ...  Read More

15. Outcome Assessment after Aptis Distal Radioulnar Joint (DRUJ) Implant Arthroplasty

Amir Reza Kachooei; Samantha M Chase; Jesse Jupiter

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2014, , Pages 180-184

Abstract
  Background:  Conventional treatments after complicated injuries of the distal radioulnar joint (DRUJ) such as Darrach and Kapandji-Sauvé procedures have many drawbacks, which may eventually lead to a painful unstable distal ulna.  The development of DRUJ prosthesis has significantly ...  Read More

16. Reconstruction of the Acetabulum in Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip in Total Hip Replacement

Vasileios I Sakellariou; Michael Christodoulou; Gregory Sasalos; George C Babis

Volume 2, Issue 3 , September 2014, , Pages 130-136

Abstract
  Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) or congenital hip dysplasia (CDH) is the most prevalent developmental childhood hip disorder. It includes a wide spectrum of hip abnormalities ranging from dysplasia to subluxation and complete dislocation of the hip joint. The natural history of neglected DDH ...  Read More