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  1. Research article

    Do small changes in rotation affect measurements of lower extremity limb alignment?

    The alignment of the lower extremity has important implications in the development of knee arthritis. The effect of incremental rotations of the limb on common parameters of alignment has not been studied. The...

    Amir A. Jamali, John P. Meehan, Nathan M. Moroski, Matthew J. Anderson, Ramit Lamba and Carol Parise

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:77

    Published on: 22 May 2017

  2. Review

    Total ankle arthroplasty versus ankle arthrodesis—a comparison of outcomes over the last decade

    The surgical treatment of end-stage tibiotalar arthritis continues to be a controversial topic. Advances in surgical technique and implant design have lead to improved outcomes after both ankle arthrodesis (AA...

    Cort D. Lawton, Bennet A. Butler, Robert G. Dekker, Adam Prescott and Anish R. Kadakia

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:76

    Published on: 18 May 2017

  3. Research article

    Averaging rotational landmarks during total knee arthroplasty reduces component malrotation caused by femoral asymmetry

    Femoral component malrotation is a common cause of patient dissatisfaction after total knee arthroplasty. The sulcus line (SL) is more accurate than Whiteside’s line as it corrects for variation in the coronal...

    Tat Woon Chao, Liam Geraghty, Pandelis Dimitriou and Simon Talbot

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:74

    Published on: 12 May 2017

  4. Research article

    Biomechanical evaluation of a novel dualplate fixation method for proximal humeral fractures without medial support

    Comminuted fractures of the proximal humerus are generally treated with the locking plate system, and clinical results are satisfactory. However, unstable support of the medial column results in varus malunion...

    Yu He, Yaoshen Zhang, Yan Wang, Dongsheng Zhou and Fu Wang

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:72

    Published on: 12 May 2017

  5. Research article

    Effects of annulus defects and implantation of poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) (PLGA)/fibrin gel scaffolds on nerves ingrowth in a rabbit model of annular injury disc degeneration

    Growth of nerve fibers has been shown to occur in a rabbit model of intravertebral disc degeneration (IVD) induced by needle puncture. As nerve growth may underlie the process of chronic pain in humans affecte...

    Long Xin, Weixing Xu, Leijun Yu, Shunwu Fan, Wei Wang, Fang Yu and Zhenbin Wang

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:73

    Published on: 12 May 2017

  6. Research article

    Safety of three different product doses in autologous chondrocyte implantation: results of a prospective, randomised, controlled trial

    This study was conducted to assess the efficacy and safety of the three dose levels of the three-dimensional autologous chondrocyte implantation product chondrosphere® in the treatment of cartilage defects (4–...

    Christoph Becher, Volker Laute, Stefan Fickert, Wolfgang Zinser, Philipp Niemeyer, Thilo John, Peter Diehl, Thomas Kolombe, Rainer Siebold and Jakob Fay

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:71

    Published on: 12 May 2017

  7. Research article

    A survey of proteomic biomarkers for heterotopic ossification in blood serum

    Heterotopic ossification (HO) is a significant problem for wounded warriors surviving high-energy blast injuries; however, currently, there is no biomarker panel capable of globally characterizing, diagnosing,...

    Laura E. Edsberg, Erin L. Crowgey, Patrick M. Osborn and Jennifer T. Wyffels

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:69

    Published on: 4 May 2017

  8. Research article

    Prospective clinical and radiographic evaluation of an allogeneic bone matrix containing stem cells (Trinity Evolution® Viable Cellular Bone Matrix) in patients undergoing two-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion

    Trinity Evolution® (TE), a viable cellular bone allograft, previously demonstrated high fusion rates and no safety-related concerns after single-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) procedures....

    Timothy A. Peppers, Dennis E. Bullard, Jed S. Vanichkachorn, Scott K. Stanley, Paul M. Arnold, Erik I. Waldorff, Rebekah Hahn, Brent L. Atkinson, James T. Ryaby and Raymond J. Linovitz

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:67

    Published on: 26 April 2017

  9. Research article

    Expression of calcitonin gene-related peptide in the infrapatellar fat pad in knee osteoarthritis patients

    The infrapatellar fat pad (IPFP) has been implicated as a possible source of osteoarthritis (OA) development and knee pain due to the production of inflammatory mediators and the existence of nerve fibers with...

    Jun Aikawa, Kentaro Uchida, Shotaro Takano, Gen Inoue, Atsushi Minatani, Masayuki Miyagi, Dai Iwase, Hiroyuki Sekiguchi, Manabu Mukai and Masashi Takaso

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:65

    Published on: 21 April 2017

  10. Research article

    The evaluation of the role of medial collateral ligament maintaining knee stability by a finite element analysis

    A three-dimensional finite element model (FEM) of the knee joint was established to analyze the biomechanical functions of the superficial and deep medial collateral ligaments (MCLs) of knee joints and to inve...

    Dong Ren, Yueju Liu, Xianchao Zhang, Zhaohui Song, Jian Lu and Pengcheng Wang

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:64

    Published on: 21 April 2017

  11. Retraction Note

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:62

    Published on: 20 April 2017

    The original article was published in Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2015 10:183

  12. Research article

    Shoulder ultrasonography performed by orthopedic surgeons increases efficiency in diagnosis of rotator cuff tears

    Rotator cuff tears are very common and their incidence increases with age. Shoulder ultrasonography has recently gained popularity in detecting rotator cuff tears because of its efficiency, cost-effectiveness,...

    Chih-Hao Chiu, Poyu Chen, Alvin Chao-Yu Chen, Kuo-Yao Hsu, Shih-Sheng Chang, Yi-Sheng Chan and Yeung-Jen Chen

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:63

    Published on: 20 April 2017

  13. Review

    Injuries in extreme sports

    Extreme sports (ES) are usually pursued in remote locations with little or no access to medical care with the athlete competing against oneself or the forces of nature. They involve high ...

    Lior Laver, Ioannis P. Pengas and Omer Mei-Dan

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:59

    Published on: 18 April 2017

  14. Research article

    Is combined use of intravenous and intraarticular tranexamic acid superior to intravenous or intraarticular tranexamic acid alone in total knee arthroplasty? A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials

    Tranexamic acid (TXA) has been proven to be effective in reducing blood loss and transfusion rate after total knee arthroplasty (TKA) without increasing the risk of deep vein thrombosis (DVT) and pulmonary emb...

    Bobin Mi, Guohui Liu, Huijuan Lv, Yi Liu, Kun Zha, Qipeng Wu and Jing Liu

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:61

    Published on: 18 April 2017

  15. Research article

    Acceleration of tendon–bone healing of anterior cruciate ligament graft using intermittent negative pressure in rabbits

    The purpose of this study was to test effects of negative pressure on tendon–bone healing after reconstruction of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in rabbits.

    Zhengming Sun, Xiaoqing Wang, Ming Ling, Wei Wang, Yanhai Chang, Guang Yang, Xianghui Dong, Shixun Wu, Xueyuan Wu, Bo Yang and Ming Chen

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:60

    Published on: 18 April 2017

  16. Research article

    Impact of the body mass index on perioperative immunological disturbances in patients with hip and knee arthroplasty

    Obesity increases the risk for knee and hip joint implantation and negatively contributes to wound healing. In this study, in 52 patients undergoing hip and knee arthroplasty the amount of peripheral immune ef...

    Simon Jasinski-Bergner, Anna-Luise Radetzki, Janine Jahn, David Wohlrab and Heike Kielstein

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:58

    Published on: 8 April 2017

  17. Research article

    The therapeutic characteristics of serial casting on congenital scoliosis: a comparison with non-congenital cases from a single-center experience

    The therapeutic efficacy of serial casting on idiopathic scoliosis has been gradually documented. However, literatures on serial casting for congenital scoliosis (CS) remain extremely rare. This paper aimed to...

    Jun Cao, Xue-jun Zhang, Ning Sun, Lin Sun, Dong Guo, Xin-yu Qi, Yun-song Bai and Bao-sheng Sun

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:56

    Published on: 4 April 2017

  18. Research article

    All-polyethylene tibial components in distal femur limb-salvage surgery: a finite element analysis based on promising clinical outcomes

    Whether all-polyethylene tibial (APT) components are beneficial to patients who received distal femur limb-salvage surgery lacks high-quality clinical follow-up and mechanical evidence. This study aimed to inv...

    Fan Tang, Yong Zhou, Wenli Zhang, Li Min, Rui Shi, Yi Luo, Hong Duan and Chongqi Tu

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:57

    Published on: 4 April 2017

  19. Research article

    Incidence of venous thromboembolism and bleeding events in patients with lower extremity orthopedic surgery: a retrospective analysis of a Japanese healthcare database

    Orthopedic surgeries of lower extremities such as total knee arthroplasty (TKA), total hip arthroplasty (THA), and hip fracture surgery (HFS) are widely considered to carry a high risk of developing deep venou...

    Takeshi Fuji, Masao Akagi, Yasuyuki Abe, Eisei Oda, Daisuke Matsubayashi, Kaori Ota, Masafumi Kobayashi, Yasuyuki Matsushita, Jumpei Kaburagi, Kei Ibusuki, Atsushi Takita, Mikio Iwashita and Takuhiro Yamaguchi

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:55

    Published on: 4 April 2017

  20. Research article

    Novel intramedullary device for lengthening transfemoral residual limbs

    Lower limb loss is a highly disabling medical condition that can severely impact a person’s quality of life. Recovery becomes especially challenging if an amputee has a short residual limb, which can complicat...

    Todd A. Kuiken, Bennet A. Butler, Tom Sharkey, Andre D. Ivy, Daniel Li and Terrance D. Peabody

    Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research 2017 12:53

    Published on: 31 March 2017

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