April-June 2018 - Volume 6 - Issue 2

  • Dagan Cloutier, Editor in Chief
  • 2470-1122
  • Quarterly
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Prevalence and Long-Term Outcomes of Femoroacetabular Impingement in Elite Athletes and Military Service Members: A Review of the Current Literature

03/31/2018 by Glynn, Blake A.; Villarreal, Richard A.

Femoroacetabular impingement (FAI) is prevalent among elite athletes and military service members who present with hip and groin pain. Arthroscopic management o...

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Vitamin D in Children and Adolescents: Are the Needs More Than Skin Deep?

03/31/2018 by Lazar, Katie; Bolander, Sarah

Vitamin D is a fat-soluble vitamin that is necessary for calcium absorption and bone health. Current research on vitamin D levels links decreased vitamin D synt...

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Relationship Between Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs and Bone-Healing After Fracture or Orthopaedic Surgery

03/31/2018 by Bigler, Teresa; Weidman-Evans, Emily; Flowers, Daniel

Inflammation is a complex physiologic response with various theoretical effects on the bone-healing process. Retrospective studies show conflicting results: som...

Hip Fracture Risk Assessment and Reduction: An Interdisciplinary Approach

03/31/2018 by Hull, Jonathan

The prevalence of hip fractures continues to rise exponentially, and is directly related to the aging population. Patients with hip fracture continue to have in...

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Hyperostosis Frontalis: A Review

03/31/2018 by Murphy, Emily; Kortyna, Ricky; Flaherty, Donna

Hyperostosis frontalis is the overgrowth of bone on the inner plate of the skull. The condition is most common in postmenopausal women, and it occurs in 5% to 1...

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JBJS Reviews: Ultrasonography in Trauma: Physics, Practice, and Training

JBJS Reviews, 2018 April; 6(4): e12

JBJS Reviews: Management of the Mangled Upper Extremity: A Critical Analysis Review

JBJS Reviews, 2018 April; 6(4): e11

JBJS Reviews: Surgical Outcomes After Limb-Sparing Resection and Reconstruction for Pelvic Sarcoma: A Systematic Review

JBJS Reviews, 2018 April; 6(4): e10

JBJS Reviews: Team Approach: The Management of Infection After Total Knee Replacement

JBJS Reviews, 2018 April; 6(4): e9

JBJS Reviews: Perioperative Considerations to Reduce Infection Risk in Primary Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty

JBJS Reviews, 2018 April; 6(4): e8

JBJS Reviews: Outcomes of Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty with B2 Glenoids: A Systematic Review

JBJS Reviews, 2018 April; 6(4): e7

JBJS Reviews, 2018 April; 6(4): e6

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JBJS/JSES Webinar - Proximal Humerus Fractures: Improving Outcomes Amid Uncertainty

5/24/2018 8:00 PM EDT



Writing Incentive Program Winnin​g Articles:

Perioperative Pain Management in the Chronic Opioid User​

Sasek, Cody MPAS, PA‐C, ATC

JBJS Journal of Orthopaedics for Physician Assistants: Fall 2016 - Volume 4 - Issue 4 - p 25–31 doi: 10.2106/JBJS.JOPA.16.00020

Dislocation Following Total Hip Arthroplasty: An Overview of Contributing Factors

Cunningham, Robert PA-S, DPT; Beck, David MPAS, PA-C; Peterson, Chad MPAS, PA-C, AWLS-C

JBJS Journal of Orthopaedics for Physician Assistants: January - March 2017 - Volume 5 - Issue 1 - p e8

doi: 10.2106/JBJS.JOPA.16.00032​