Volume 473, Number 3 / March, 2015

Editorial: Increased Manuscript Submissions Prompt Journals to Make Hard Choices

Seth S. Leopold MD
Editorial
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Editor’s Spotlight/Take 5: Natural Polyphenols Enhance Stability of Crosslinked UHMWPE for Joint Implants

Seth S. Leopold MD
CORR Insights
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Natural Polyphenols Enhance Stability of Crosslinked UHMWPE for Joint Implants

Jie Shen MEng, Guorong Gao MEng, Xincai Liu PhD, Jun Fu PhD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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Cochrane in CORR®: Intramedullary Nails for Extracapsular Hip Fractures in Adults (Review)

Nathan Evaniew MD, Mohit Bhandari MD, PhD, FRCSC
Cochrane in CORR
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CORR® Curriculum — Orthopaedic Education: Operative Assessment and the ACGME Milestones: Time for Change

Ann E. Van Heest MD, Paul J. Dougherty MD
CORR Curriculum — Orthopaedic Education
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On Patient Safety: Surgical Complications Do Not Always Produce Poor Outcomes (Just Bad Feelings)

Michael J. Lee MD
On Patient Safety
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Art in Science: Giovanni Paolo Mascagni and the Art of Anatomy

Berardo Di Matteo MD, Vittorio Tarabella MA, Giuseppe Filardo MD, Anna Viganò MA, Patrizia Tomba MA, Elizaveta Kon MD, Maurilio Marcacci MD
Art in Science
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2014 ABJS Earl McBride Lecture: Disruptive Innovation: Orthopaedics in the 21st Century

David D. Teuscher MD
2014 ABJS Earl McBride Lecture
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Editorial Comment: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage

John H. Healey MD, FACS
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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Does Intraoperative Navigation Assistance Improve Bone Tumor Resection and Allograft Reconstruction Results?

Luis Aponte-Tinao MD, Lucas E. Ritacco MD, Miguel A. Ayerza MD, D. Luis Muscolo MD, Jose I. Albergo MD, Germán L. Farfall MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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Should Fractures in Massive Intercalary Bone Allografts of the Lower Limb Be Treated With ORIF or With a New Allograft?

Luis A. Aponte-Tinao MD, Miguel A. Ayerza MD, D. Luis Muscolo MD, Germán L. Farfalli MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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What Are the Functional Outcomes of Endoprosthestic Reconstructions After Tumor Resection?

Nicholas M. Bernthal MD, Marcia Greenberg MS, PT, Kent Heberer MS, Jeffrey J. Eckardt MD, Eileen G. Fowler PhD, PT
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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What Was the Survival of Megaprostheses in Lower Limb Reconstructions After Tumor Resections?

Rodolfo Capanna MD, Guido Scoccianti MD, Filippo Frenos MD, Antonio Vilardi MD, Giovanni Beltrami MD, Domenico Andrea Campanacci MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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Frequent Complications and Severe Bone Loss Associated With the Repiphysis Expandable Distal Femoral Prosthesis

Cara A. Cipriano MD, Irina S. Gruzinova BS, Rachel M. Frank MD, Steven Gitelis MD, Walter W. Virkus MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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Do Patients With Ewing’s Sarcoma Continue With Sports Activities After Limb Salvage Surgery of the Lower Extremity?

Gerhard Martin Hobusch MD, Nikolaus Lang MD, Reinhard Schuh MD, Reinhard Windhager MD, Jochen Gerhard Hofstaetter MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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What Sports Activity Levels Are Achieved in Patients With Modular Tumor Endoprostheses of Osteosarcoma About the Knee?

Nikolaus W. Lang MD, Gerhard M. Hobusch MD, Philipp T. Funovics MD, Reinhard Windhager MD, Jochen G. Hofstaetter MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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CORR Insights®: What Sports Activity Levels Are Achieved in Patients With Modular Tumor Endoprostheses of Osteosarcoma About the Knee?

Michael J. Joyce MD
CORR Insights
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Multilevel En Bloc Spondylectomy for Tumors of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine Is Challenging But Rewarding

Alessandro Davide Luzzati MD, Sambhav Shah MS, Fabio Gagliano MD, Giuseppe Perrucchini MD, Gennaro Scotto MD, Marco Alloisio MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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What Is the Use of Imaging Before Referral to an Orthopaedic Oncologist? A Prospective, Multicenter Investigation

Benjamin J. Miller MD, MS, Raffi S. Avedian MD, Rajiv Rajani MD, Lee Leddy MD, Jeremy R. White MD, Judd Cummings MD, Tessa Balach MD, Kevin MacDonald MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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CORR Insights®: What Is the Use of Imaging Before Referral to an Orthopaedic Oncologist? A Prospective, Multicenter Investigation

Kevin B. Jones MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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Is Claviculo Pro Humeri of Value for Limb Salvage of Pediatric Proximal Humerus Sarcomas?

George T. Calvert MD, Jennifer Wright MD, Jayant Agarwal MD, Kevin B. Jones MD, R. Lor Randall MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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What Are the 5-year Survivorship Outcomes of Compressive Endoprosthetic Osseointegration Fixation of the Femur?

Michael J. Monument MD, Nicholas M. Bernthal MD, Austin J. Bowles MS, Kevin B. Jones MD, R. Lor Randall MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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Survival of Modern Knee Tumor Megaprostheses: Failures, Functional Results, and a Comparative Statistical Analysis

Elisa Pala MD, Giulia Trovarelli MD, Teresa Calabrò MD, Andrea Angelini MD, Caterina N. Abati MD, Pietro Ruggieri MD, PhD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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Does Competing Risk Analysis Give Useful Information About Endoprosthetic Survival in Extremity Osteosarcoma?

Reinhard Schuh MD, Alexandra Kaider MSc, Reinhard Windhager MD, Philipp T. Funovics MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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MicroRNA Regulates Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Expression in Chondrosarcoma Cells

Xiaojuan Sun MD, PhD, Lei Wei MD, PhD, Qian Chen PhD, Richard M. Terek MD
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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CORR Insights®: MicroRNA Regulates Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Expression in Chondrosarcoma Cells

Rong-Sen Yang MD, PhD
CORR Insights
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Does Total Humeral Endoprosthetic Replacement Provide Reliable Reconstruction With Preservation of a Useful Extremity?

Hazem Wafa FRCSEd(Tr & Orth), Krishna Reddy FRCSEd(Tr & Orth), Robert Grimer DSc, Adesegun Abudu FRCS(Tr & Orth), Lee Jeys FRCS(Tr & Orth), Simon Carter FRCS, Roger Tillman FRCS(Tr & Orth)
Symposium: 2013 Meetings of the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society and the International Society of Limb Salvage
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Editorial Comment: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials

Steven M. Kurtz PhD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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Does Vitamin E-blended UHMWPE Prevent Biofilm Formation?

Dustin L. Williams PhD, John Vinciguerra BS, Julia M. Lerdahl, Roy D. Bloebaum PhD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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A Comparison of the Efficacy of Various Antioxidants on the Oxidative Stability of Irradiated Polyethylene

Natalie Hope MBBS, MA(Cantab), MRCS, Anuj Bellare PhD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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Multidirectional Wear and Impact-to-wear Tests of Phospholipid-polymer-grafted and Vitamin E-blended Crosslinked Polyethylene: A Pilot Study

Masayuki Kyomoto PhD, Toru Moro MD, Yoshio Takatori MD, Sakae Tanaka MD, Kazuhiko Ishihara PhD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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Spectroscopic and Chromatographic Quantification of an Antioxidant-stabilized Ultrahigh-molecular-weight Polyethylene

Venkat S. Narayan PhD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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CORR Insights®: Spectroscopic and Chromatographic Quantification of an Antioxidant-stabilized Ultrahigh-molecular-weight Polyethylene

Ryan McLemore PhD
CORR Insights
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Retrieval Analysis of Sequentially Annealed Highly Crosslinked Polyethylene Used in Total Hip Arthroplasty

Steven M. Kurtz PhD, Daniel W. MacDonald MS, Michael A. Mont MD, Javad Parvizi MD, Arthur L. Malkani MD, William Hozack MD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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CORR Insights®: Retrieval Analysis of Sequentially Annealed Highly Crosslinked Polyethylene Used in Total Hip Arthroplasty

Enrique Gomez-Barrena MD, PhD
CORR Insights
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Do Crosslinking and Vitamin E Stabilization Influence Microbial Adhesions on UHMWPE-based Biomaterials?

Giuliana Banche PhD, Pierangiola Bracco PhD, Valeria Allizond PhD, Alessandro Bistolfi MD, Michele Boffano MD, Andrea Cimino MD, Elena Maria Brach del Prever MD, Anna Maria Cuffini PhD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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UHMWPE Wear Debris and Tissue Reactions Are Reduced for Contemporary Designs of Lumbar Total Disc Replacements

Sai Y. Veruva BS, Todd H. Lanman MD, Jorge E. Isaza MD, Daniel W. MacDonald MS, Steven M. Kurtz PhD, Marla J. Steinbeck MT(ASCP), PhD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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Is There a Difference in Total Knee Arthroplasty Risk of Revision in Highly Crosslinked versus Conventional Polyethylene?

Elizabeth W. Paxton MA, Maria C. S. Inacio PhD, Steven Kurtz PhD, Rebecca Love MPH, RN, Guy Cafri PhD, Robert S. Namba MD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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CORR Insights®: Is There a Difference in TKA Risk of Revision in Highly Crosslinked versus Conventional Polyethylene?

Clifford W. Colwell Jr. MD
CORR Insights
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Metal-on-conventional Polyethylene Total Hip Arthroplasty Bearing Surfaces Have a Higher Risk of Revision Than Metal-on-highly Crosslinked Polyethylene: Results From a US Registry

Elizabeth W. Paxton MA, Maria C. S. Inacio PhD, Robert S. Namba MD, Rebecca Love MPH, RN, Steven M. Kurtz PhD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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Does Cyclic Stress Play a Role in Highly Crosslinked Polyethylene Oxidation?

Francisco Medel PhD, Steven Kurtz PhD, Daniel MacDonald MS, Francisco Javier Pascual MS, José Antonio Puértolas PhD
Symposium: Advances in UHMWPE Biomaterials
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Injury Risk to Extraosseous Knee Vasculature During Osteotomies: A Cadaveric Study With CT and Dissection Analysis

Salvatore Bisicchia MD, Federica Rosso MD, Marc A. Pizzimenti PhD, Chamnanni Rungprai MD, Jessica E. Goetz PhD, Annunziato Amendola MD
Basic Research
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CORR Insights®: Injury Risk to Extraosseous Knee Vasculature During Osteotomies: A Cadaveric Study With CT and Dissection Analysis

Lucian Bogdan Solomon MD, PhD, FRACS
CORR Insights
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Diabetes Confers Little to No Increased Risk of Postoperative Complications After Hip Fracture Surgery in Geriatric Patients

Nicholas S. Golinvaux BA, Daniel D. Bohl MPH, Bryce A. Basques BS, Michael R. Baumgaertner MD, Jonathan N. Grauer MD
Clinical Research
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CORR Insights®: Diabetes Confers Little to No Increased Risk of Postoperative Complications After Hip Fracture Surgery in Geriatric Patients

Andrew J. Pugely MD
CORR Insights
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Hip Arthroscopy in the Setting of Hip Osteoarthritis: Systematic Review of Outcomes and Progression to Hip Arthroplasty

Joanne L. Kemp PT, PhD, David MacDonald PT, PhD, Natalie J. Collins PT, PhD, Anna L. Hatton PT, PhD, Kay M. Crossley PT, PhD
Survey
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Topical Tranexamic Acid Does Not Affect Electrophysiologic or Neurovascular Sciatic Nerve Markers in an Animal Model

Ran Schwarzkopf MD, MSc, Phuc Dang MD, Michele Luu, Tahseen Mozaffar MD, Ranjan Gupta MD
Basic Research
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Are Younger Patients Undergoing THA Appropriately Characterized as Active?

James A. Keeney MD, Ryan M. Nunley MD, Geneva R. Baca BA, John C. Clohisy MD
Clinical Research
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Does Nonsurgical Treatment Improve Longitudinal Outcomes of Lateral Epicondylitis Over No Treatment? A Meta-analysis

Eli T. Sayegh BS, Robert J. Strauch MD
Survey
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CORR Insights®: Does Nonsurgical Treatment Improve Longitudinal Outcomes of Lateral Epicondylitis Over No Treatment? A Meta-analysis

Frank Alberta MD
CORR Insights
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Medical Services and Associated Costs Vary Widely Among Surgeons Treating Patients With Hand Osteoarthritis

Stéphanie J. E. Becker MD, Teun Teunis MD, Johann Blauth PhD, Joost T. P. Kortlever BSc, George S. M. Dyer MD, David Ring MD, PhD
Clinical Research
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CORR Insights®: Medical Services and Associated Costs Vary Widely Among Surgeons Treating Patients With Hand Osteoarthritis

Lana Kang MD
CORR Insights
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Open versus Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release: A Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials

Eli T. Sayegh BS, Robert J. Strauch MD
Survey
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Morbidity and Readmission After Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Ankle Fractures Are Associated With Preoperative Patient Characteristics

Bryce A. Basques BS, Christopher P. Miller MD, Nicholas S. Golinvaux BA, Daniel D. Bohl MPH, Jonathan N. Grauer MD
Clinical Research
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Who Leaves the Hospital Against Medical Advice in the Orthopaedic Setting?

Mariano E. Menendez MD, C. Niek van Dijk MD, PhD, David Ring MD, PhD
Clinical Research
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Can High-friction Intraannular Material Increase Screw Pullout Strength in Osteoporotic Bone?

Daniel Bronsnick MD, Ryan E. Harold BS, Ari Youderian MD, Giovanni Solitro PhD, Farid Amirouche PhD, Benjamin Goldberg MD
Basic Research
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Differential Cytotoxicity of Corticosteroids on Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells

Cody C. Wyles BS, Matthew T. Houdek MD, Saranya P. Wyles BA, Eric R. Wagner MD, Atta Behfar MD, PhD, Rafael J. Sierra MD
Basic Research
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Letter to the Editor: Editor’s Spotlight/Take 5: Is Single-stage Revision According to a Strict Protocol Effective in Treatment of Chronic Knee Arthroplasty Infections

Kevin Carlin MD
Letter to the Editor
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Erratum to: Residual Deformity Is the Most Common Reason for Revision Hip Arthroscopy: A Three-dimensional CT Study

James R. Ross MD, Christopher M. Larson MD, Olusanjo Adeoye MD, Bryan T. Kelly MD, Asheesh Bedi MD
Erratum
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Classifications in Brief: Eichenholtz Classification of Charcot Arthropathy

Andrew J. Rosenbaum MD, John A. DiPreta MD
In Brief
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