Sport Medicine
1. Correlation of Single Assessment Numeric Evaluation (SANE) with other Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs)

Casey M. O’Connor; David Ring

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, Pages 303-306

  Background: The Single Assessment Numeric Evaluation (SANE) is a simple, one-question patient-reported outcomemeasure (PROM). We systematically reviewed correlations between SANE and more extensive PROMs.Methods: We identified studies with correlation coefficients between SANE and other shoulder, knee, ...  Read More

2. 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

  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

Joint Replacement
3. Use of a Digital Protractor and a Spirit Level to Determine the Intraoperative Anteversion of Femoral Component during Cemented Hip Hemiarthroplasty: a Prospective Clinical Trial

Anuwat Pongkunakorn; Patanapong Palawong; Swist Chatmaitri; Nawakun Phetpangnga

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, Pages 314-320

  Background: Femoral stem anteversion during hip arthroplasty is generally estimated by eye intraoperatively and hasproven to be different from targeted values. This study aims to determine the accuracy of a novel technique using adigital protractor and a spirit level to improve surgeons’ estimation ...  Read More

4. Predictive Value of Computed Tomography Scan for Posterior Ligamentous Complex Injuries in Patients with Thoracolumbar Spinal Fractures

Babak Ganjeifar; Ehsan Keykhosravi; Gholamreza Bahadorkhan; Hossein Mashhadinezhad; Mohammad R. Ehsaei; Fariborz Samini; Masoud Pishjoo; Abdolreza Mahmoodi; Hamid Rezaei

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, Pages 321-324

  Background: Thoracolumbar spinal fractures include a range of injuries of various severities from simple apophysealfractures to neurological injury and complex fractures associated with vertebral dislocation. The treatment ofthoracolumbar fractures is challenging, especially due to the difficulty of ...  Read More

5. Modified Tension Band Wiring in Adult Distal Humeral Fracture Types A2 and C1

Saeed Kokly; Alessandro Castagna; Mohammadreza Guiti

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, Pages 325-330

  Background: Distal humeral fractures accounts for approximately 2% of all fractures and nearly one-third of humeralfractures in adults. In this regard, Modified Tension Bind Wiring (MTBW) technique was used for the fixation of the distalhumeral fractures type A2 and C1 (AO) to evaluate the early movement ...  Read More

6. 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

7. Correlation of Anthropometric Measurements of Proximal Tibia in Iranian Knees with Size of Current Tibial Implants

Elham karimi; Reza Zandi; Mohsen Norouzian; Ali Birjandinejad

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, Pages 339-345

  of the Caucasian population. The purpose of this study was to investigate the morphometry of the proximal tibia in thestandard resected surface of total knee arthroplasty (TKA).Methods: In this descriptive study, the anthropometric data of the proximal tibia were measured in 132 knees (80 malesand 52 ...  Read More

8. Short to Mid-term Outcomes of Single-stage Reconstruction of Multiligament Knee Injury

Abolfazl BagheriFard; Mahmoud Jabalameli; Salman Ghaffari; Jafar Rezazadeh; Majid Abedi; Masoud Mirkazemi; Javad Aghamohamadi; Afshin Hesabi; Mehdi Mohammadpour

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, Pages 346-353

  Background: Multiligament knee injury (MLKI) is a complex orthopedic injury leading to the tear of at least two ofthe major knee ligaments. However, there is no consensus on the optimal management of this debilitating condition.Regarding this, the present study was performed to evaluate the outcomes ...  Read More

Joint Replacement
9. Sterile Parts of Operating Gown during Lower Limb Joint Replacement Surgery

Mohamad Qoreishi; Mohammadreza Abbasian; Farshad Safdari

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, Pages 354-359

  Background: The prevention of surgical site infection is one of the most concerning issues in operating rooms. Surgicalgowns are worn as one of the intraoperative strategies for infection prevention. The present study investigated whetherthe gowns remained sterile during the surgical procedure. Furthermore, ...  Read More

Orthotics & Prosthetics
10. Immediate Effects of Lumbosacral Orthosis on Postural Stability in Patients with Low Back Pain: A Preliminary Study

Fatemeh Azadinia; Ismail Ebrahimi-Takamjani; Mojtaba Kamyab; Morteza Asgari; Mohamad Parnianpour

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, Pages 360-366

  Background: Lumbosacral orthosis (LSO) is commonly used for the treatment of back pain. The clinical andmechanical effectiveness of this device has been repeatedly investigated in several studies; however, its sensorimotoreffectiveness has been rarely considered. Regarding this, the aim of the current ...  Read More

11. 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

  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

General Orthopedics
12. Percutaneous Versus Open Hamstring Lengthening in Spastic Diplegic Cerebral Palsy

Javad Khaje Mozafari; Karim Pisoudeh; kaveh Gharanizadeh; Mansour Abolghasemian

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, Pages 373-378

  Background: Open hamstring lengthening (oHSL) is commonly performed to decrease knee contracture and improvegait and posture for children with spastic diplegia. Furthermore, percutaneous hamstring lengthening (pHSL) is alsogaining popularity as an alternative to the open approach. This study aimed to ...  Read More

Arthroscopy & Arthroplasty.
13. Fatal Cobalt Cardiomyopathy Following Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty – A Brief Report with Review of Literature

Deepak Gautam; Ashish Pande; Rajesh Malhotra

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, Pages 379-383

  Ceramic bearing surfaces are being increasingly used in young patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty. However,failures have been reported including fractures even with the newer third generation ceramics. The recommendedtreatment for fracture of ceramic bearing surfaces is complete synovectomy and ...  Read More

General Orthopedics
14. Improvement of Orthopedic Residency Programs and Diversity: Dilemmas and Challenges, an International Perspective

Hangama C. Fayaz; Raymond M. Smith; Mohammad H. Ebrahimzadeh; Hans-Christoph Pape; Javad Parvizi; Khaled J. Saleh; Jens-Peter Stahl; Johannes Zeichen; James F. Kellam; SM Javad Mortazavi; Ashok Rajgopal; Vivek Dahiya; Wolfgang Zinser; Leonid Reznik; Igor Shubnyakov; Marco Pecina; Jupiter B. Jesse

Volume 7, Issue 4 , July 2019, Pages 384-396

  Background: To date, little has been published comparing the structure and requirements of orthopedic training programsacross multiple countries. The goal of this study was to summarize and compare the characteristics of orthopedic trainingprograms in the U.S.A., U.K., Canada, Australia, Germany, India, ...  Read More