Volume 472, Number 11 / November, 2014

Editorial: Indications – On the Fringes and in the Mainstream

Seth S. Leopold MD, Sanjeev Sabharwal MD, MPH
Editorial
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Editor’s Spotlight/Take 5: Diagnosing Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Has the Era of the Biomarker Arrived?

Montri D. Wongworawat MD
Editor's Spotlight/Take 5
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Diagnosing Periprosthetic Joint Infection: Has the Era of the Biomarker Arrived?

Carl Deirmengian MD, Keith Kardos PhD, Patrick Kilmartin, Alexander Cameron, Kevin Schiller, Javad Parvizi MD
Symposium: 2013 Musculoskeletal Infection Society
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Cochrane in CORR®: Surgery for Rotator Cuff Disease (Review)

Moin Khan MD, Nicole Simunovic MSc, Matthew Provencher MD
Cochrane in CORR
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The Big To Do About “Big Data”

Peter L. Schilling MD, MSc, Kevin J. Bozic MD, MBA
Orthopaedic Healthcare Worldwide
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Editorial Comment: 2013 Musculoskeletal Infection Society Meeting

Charalampos G. Zalavras MD, PhD
Symposium: 2013 Musculoskeletal Infection Society
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Diagnosis of Periprosthetic Joint Infection in Medicare Patients: Multicriteria Decision Analysis

Claudio Diaz-Ledezma MD, Paul M. Lichstein MD, MS, James G. Dolan MD, Javad Parvizi MD, FRCS
Symposium: 2013 Musculoskeletal Infection Society
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Performance Characteristics of Broth-only Cultures After Revision Total Joint Arthroplasty

Eric B. Smith MD, Jenny Cai BS, Rachael Wynne RN, Mitchell Maltenfort PhD, Robert P. Good MD
Symposium: 2013 Musculoskeletal Infection Society
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Systemic Inflammatory Markers and Aspiration Cell Count May Not Differentiate Bacterial From Fungal Prosthetic Infections

Colten D. Bracken BS, Elie F. Berbari MD, Arlen D. Hanssen MD, Tad M. Mabry MD, Douglas R. Osmon MD, Rafael J. Sierra MD
Symposium: 2013 Musculoskeletal Infection Society
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Arthrodesis Should Be Strongly Considered After Failed Two-stage Reimplantation TKA

Chia H. Wu MD, MBA, Chancellor F. Gray MD, Gwo-Chin Lee MD
Symposium: 2013 Musculoskeletal Infection Society
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Biofilm Growth Has a Threshold Response to Glucose in Vitro

Robert Waldrop MD, Alex McLaren MD, Francis Calara BSE, Ryan McLemore PhD
Symposium: 2013 Musculoskeletal Infection Society
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Does Implant Coating With Antibacterial-Loaded Hydrogel Reduce Bacterial Colonization and Biofilm Formation in Vitro?

Lorenzo Drago PhD, Willemijn Boot MSc, Kostantinos Dimas PhD, Kostantinos Malizos PhD, Gertrud M. Hänsch PhD, Jos Stuyck PhD, Debby Gawlitta PhD, Carlo L. Romanò MD
Symposium: 2013 Musculoskeletal Infection Society
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Antimicrobial Distribution From Local Delivery Depends on Dose : A Pilot Study With MRI

Alex McLaren MD, Morgan B. Giers PhD, James Fraser MD, MPH, Luke Hosack MD, Michael R. Caplan PhD, Ryan McLemore PhD
Symposium: 2013 Musculoskeletal Infection Society
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Editorial Comment: Fractures of the Acetabulum

Michael T. Archdeacon MD
Symposium: Fractures of the Acetabulum
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The Epidemiology and Injury Patterns of Acetabular Fractures: Are the USA and China Comparable?

Cyril Mauffrey MD, FACS, FRCS, Jiandong Hao MD, PhD, Derly O. Cuellar III MD, Benoit Herbert MD, Xiao Chen MD, Bo Liu MD, Yingze Zhang MD, Wade Smith MD, FACS
Symposium: Fractures of the Acetabulum
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A Surgical Approach Algorithm for Transverse Posterior Wall Fractures Aids in Reduction Quality

Yelena Bogdan MD, Shashank Dwivedi MS, Paul Tornetta III MD
Symposium: Fractures of the Acetabulum
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Treatment of Acetabulum Fractures Through the Modified Stoppa Approach: Strategies and Outcomes

Mark J. Isaacson DO, Benjamin C. Taylor MD, Bruce G. French MD, Attila Poka MD
Symposium: Fractures of the Acetabulum
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Are Quadrilateral Surface Buttress Plates Comparable to Traditional Forms of Transverse Acetabular Fracture Fixation?

Brian J. Kistler MD, Ian R. Smithson MD, Seth A. Cooper MD, Jacob L. Cox MD, Aniruddh N. Nayak MS, Brandon G. Santoni PhD, H. Claude Sagi MD
Symposium: Fractures of the Acetabulum
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CT-generated Radiographs in Obese Patients With Acetabular Fractures: Can They Be Used in Lieu of Plain Radiographs?

Philip M. Sinatra MD, Berton R. Moed MD
Symposium: Fractures of the Acetabulum
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Modifier 22 for Acetabular Fractures in Morbidly Obese Patients: Does It Affect Reimbursement?

Patrick F. Bergin MD, Christopher Kneip MD, Christine Pierce MD, Stephen T. Hendrix MD, Scott E. Porter MD, Matthew L. Graves MD, George V. Russell MD
Symposium: Fractures of the Acetabulum
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Managing Acetabular Fractures in the Elderly With Fixation and Primary Arthroplasty: Aiming for Early Weightbearing

Mark Rickman MD, MBChB, FRCS, James Young MBBS, MRCS(Eng), Alex Trompeter MBBS, BSc, FRCS(Tr&Orth), Rachel Pearce RGN, BSc, Mark Hamilton FRCA
Symposium: Fractures of the Acetabulum
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Risk Factors for the Development of Heterotopic Ossification After Acetabular Fracture Fixation

Reza Firoozabadi MD, MA, Timothy J. O’Mara MD, Alan Swenson MD, Julie Agel MA, ATC, John D. Beck MD, Milton Routt MD
Symposium: Fractures of the Acetabulum
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Is Preoperative Radiation Therapy as Effective as Postoperative Radiation Therapy for Heterotopic Ossification Prevention in Acetabular Fractures?

Michael T. Archdeacon MD, MSE, Albert d’Heurle MD, Nicole Nemeth MD, Bradley Budde MD
Symposium: Fractures of the Acetabulum
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What Is the Frequency of Nerve Injuries Associated With Acetabular Fractures?

Wolfgang Lehmann MD, Michael Hoffmann MD, Florian Fensky MD, Jakob Nüchtern MD, Lars Großterlinden MD, Emin Aghayev MD, Helmar Lehmann MD, Fabian Stuby MD, Johannes M. Rueger MD
Symposium: Fractures of the Acetabulum
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A Novel System Improves Preservation of Osteochondral Allografts

James L. Cook DVM, PhD, Aaron M. Stoker PhD, James P. Stannard MD, Keiichi Kuroki DVM, PhD, Cristi R. Cook DVM, MS, Ferris M. Pfeiffer PhD, Chantelle Bozynski DVM, MSc, Clark T. Hung PhD
Basic Research
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CORR Insights®: A Novel System Improves Preservation of Osteochondral Allografts

Charles J. Malemud PhD
CORR Insights
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Does Advanced Cryotherapy Reduce Pain and Narcotic Consumption After Knee Arthroplasty?

Emmanuel Thienpont MD, MBA
Clinical Research
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CORR Insights®: Does Advanced Cryotherapy Reduce Pain and Narcotic Consumption After Knee Arthroplasty?

Hanns-Peter Scharf MD
CORR Insights
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Collateral Ligament Laxity in Knees: What Is Normal?

Kamal Deep MBBS, MS, DNB, FRCS, MCh Orth, FRCS(Orth)
Clinical Research
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High Tibial Valgus Osteotomy: Closing, Opening or Combined? Patellar Height as a Determining Factor

Oliver Portner BSc, MDCM, FRCSC
Clinical Research
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The National Hospital Discharge Survey and Nationwide Inpatient Sample: The Databases Used Affect Results in THA Research

Stijn Bekkers BSc, Arjan G. J. Bot MD, PhD, Dennis Makarawung BSc, Valentin Neuhaus MD, David Ring MD, PhD
Clinical Research
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CORR Insights®: The National Hospital Discharge Survey and the Nationwide Inpatient Sample: The Databases Used Affect Results in THA Research

Peter Cram MD, MBA
CORR Insights
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Are Harris Hip Scores and Gait Mechanics Related Before and After THA?

Omar A. Behery MPH, Kharma C. Foucher MD, PhD
Clinical Research
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What Are the Results Using the Modified Trapdoor Procedure to Treat Chondroblastoma of the Femoral Head?

Hairong Xu MD, Xiaohui Niu MD, Yuan Li MD, Odion T. Binitie MD, G. Douglas Letson MD, David Cheong MD
Clinical Research
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CORR Insights®: What Are the Results Using the Modified Trapdoor Procedure to Treat Chondroblastoma of the Femoral Head?

Darin Davidson MD, MHSC, FRCSC
CORR Insights
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Do Long Term Survivors of Ewing Family of Tumors Experience Low Bone Mineral Density and Increased Fracture Risk?

Gerhard M. Hobusch MD, Iris Noebauer-Huhmann MD, PhD, Christoph Krall PhD, Gerold Holzer MD, PhD
Clinical Research
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CORR Insights®: Do Long Term Survivors of Ewing Family of Tumors Experience Low Bone Mineral Density and Increased Fracture Risk?

Timothy A. Damron MD
CORR Insights
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Is Curettage and High-speed Burring Sufficient Treatment for Aneurysmal Bone Cysts?

Edward H. M. Wang MD, MSc, Michael L. Marfori MD, Ma Victoria T. Serrano PTRP, Donnel Alexis Rubio MD
Clinical Research
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How Does Ulnar Shortening Osteotomy Influence Morphologic Changes in the Triangular Fibrocartilage Complex?

Yoshiaki Yamanaka MD, Toshiyasu Nakamura MD, PhD, Kazuki Sato MD, PhD, Yoshiaki Toyama MD, PhD
Clinical Research
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Does Patient Sex Affect the Anatomic Relationships Between the Sternoclavicular Joint and Posterior Vascular Structures?

Jarrad A. Merriman MD, MPH, Diego Villacis MD, Brian Wu BS, Dakshesh Patel MD, Anthony Yi BS, George F. Rick Hatch III MD
Clinical Research
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CORR Insights®: Does Patient Sex Affect the Anatomic Relationships Between the Sternoclavicular Joint and Posterior Vascular Structures?

Donald H. Lee MD
CORR Insights
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High Incidence of Hemiarthroplasty for Shoulder Osteoarthritis Among Recently Graduated Orthopaedic Surgeons

Tobias Mann MD, MSc, Judith F. Baumhauer MD, MPH, Regis J. O’Keefe MD, PhD, John Harrast PhD, Shepard R. Hurwitz MD, Ilya Voloshin MD
Clinical Research
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Bilateral Clubfeet Are Highly Correlated: A Cautionary Tale for Researchers

Kelly Gray B App Sc, Paul Gibbons MBBS, David Little MBBS, PhD, Joshua Burns PhD
Clinical Research
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Fractures in Geriatric Mice Show Decreased Callus Expansion and Bone Volume

Luke A. Lopas MD, Nicole S. Belkin MD, Patricia L. Mutyaba BS, Chancellor F. Gray MD, Kurt D. Hankenson DVM, MS, PhD, Jaimo Ahn MD, PhD
Basic Research
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CORR Insights®: Fractures in Geriatric Mice Show Decreased Callus Expansion and Bone Volume

Adele L. Boskey PhD
CORR Insights
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Surgery for Hip Fracture Yields Societal Benefits That Exceed the Direct Medical Costs

Qian Gu PhD, Lane Koenig PhD, Richard C. Mather III MD, John Tongue MD
Clinical Research
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CORR Insights®: Surgery for Hip Fracture Yields Societal Benefits That Exceed the Direct Medical Costs

Stephen L. Kates MD
CORR Insights
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Cosmetic Lower Limb Lengthening by Ilizarov Apparatus: What are the Risks?

Konstantin I. Novikov PhD, Koushik N. Subramanyam MS, Serghei O. Muradisinov MD, Olga S. Novikova MD, Elina S. Kolesnikova MD
Clinical Research
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CORR Insights®: Cosmetic Lower Limb Lengthening by Ilizarov Apparatus: What are the Risks?

Kent A. Reinker MD
CORR Insights
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Minorities Are Less Likely to Receive Autologous Blood Transfusion for Major Elective Orthopaedic Surgery

Mariano E. Menendez MD, David Ring MD, PhD
Clinical Research
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CORR Insights®: Minorities Are Less Likely to Receive Autologous Blood Transfusion for Major Elective Orthopaedic Surgery

M. J. Grecula MD
CORR Insights
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Do Patients With Insulin-dependent and Noninsulin-dependent Diabetes Have Different Risks for Complications After Arthroplasty?

Francis Lovecchio BA, Matthew Beal MD, Mary Kwasny ScD, David Manning MD
Clinical Research
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What is the Work Environment of Orthopaedic Surgeons in China?

Zhen-Sheng Ma MD, PhD, Lin Wang MD, PhD, Guo-Sheng Du MD, Lynn Wang PhD, Xiao-Jun Chen MD, PhD
Survey
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Letter to the Editor: Anconeus Interposition Arthroplasty: Mid- to Long-term Results

Michel P. J. van den Bekerom MD, Job N. Doornberg MD, PhD, Denise Eygendaal MD, PhD
Letter to the Editor
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Reply to the Letter to the Editor: Anconeus Interposition Arthroplasty: Mid- to Long-term Results

Yaser M. K. Baghdadi MD, Bernard F. Morrey MD, Joaquin Sanchez-Sotelo MD, PhD
Reply to the Letter to the Editor
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Letter to the Editor: Editorial: Transition From Training to Practice – Is There a Better Way?

Rachel M. Frank MD, Aaron G. Rosenberg MD, Andrew R. Hsu MD
Letter to the Editor
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Letter to the Editor: Editorial: When “Safe and Effective” Becomes Dangerous

Emily Jane Woo MD, MPH
Letter to the Editor
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Erratum to: Bilateral Clubfeet Are Highly Correlated: A Cautionary Tale for Researchers

Kelly Gray B App Sc, Paul Gibbons MBBS, David Little MBBS, PhD, Joshua Burns PhD
Erratum
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Left Knee Pain and Bilateral Knee Swelling in an Adolescent

R. Justin Mistovich MD, Patrick O. J. O’Toole MD, Nancy A. Chauvin MD, Benjamin J. Wilkins MD, Theodore J. Ganley MD
Orthopaedic Case of the Month
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