October-December 2017 - Volume 5 - Issue 4

  • Dagan Cloutier, Editor in Chief
  • 2470-1122
  • Quarterly

JOPA’s Transition to a CME Membership

09/30/2017 by Cloutier, Dagan

No abstract available

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Can Telemedicine Be Used for Adolescent Postoperative Knee Arthroscopy Follow-up?

09/30/2017 by Abel, Kathy Chilutti; Baldwin, Keith; Chuo, John; Ganley, Theodore; Kim, Albert; Wells, Lawrence; Giordano, Terri

Approximately 350 adolescents have arthroscopic orthopaedic knee surgery at our institution per year. This study evaluated the efficacy of a telehealth (virtual...

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Orthopaedic PAs Abroad

09/30/2017 by Cloutier, Dagan; Tantarn, Kim; Dowell, Charles; Roerdink, Ramon L.

This article will explore the role that orthopaedic PAs play outside of the United States. The PA professional model is growing in other countries, spurred by t...

Implementation of a Postgraduate Orthopaedic Physician Assistant Fellowship for Improved Specialty Training

09/30/2017 by Miller, Anna N.; Weiss, Jamie L.; Hill, Vincent J. Jr; Lindaman, Kristin J.; Emory, Cynthia L.

Postgraduate PA fellowships allow for advanced specialty-specific education and experience for entry-level graduates. The Wake Forest School of Medicine created...

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Paget-Schroetter Syndrome: A Case Report of an Upper-Extremity Deep Vein Thrombosis in a 20-Year-Old Army Honor Guard Soldier

09/30/2017 by Donoughe, John Scott

An upper-extremity deep vein thrombosis is a rarely encountered diagnosis in the primary care setting, but should be part of the primary care provider’s differe...

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JBJS Reviews: Perioperative Pain Management Strategies for Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

JBJS Reviews, 2018 March; 6(3): e3​

JBJS Reviews: Orthopaedic Primer of Nutritional Requirements for Patients with Musculoskeletal Problems

JBJS Reviews, 2018 March; 6(3): e2

JBJS Reviews: Team Approach: Complex Dermal Wound-Healing Utilizing Negative-Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) in Orthopaedic Trauma

JBJS Reviews, 2018 March; 6(3): e1

JBJS Reviews: The Impact of Advanced Age on the Outcomes of Primary Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty for Osteoarthritis: A Systematic Review

JBJS Reviews, 2018 February; 6(2): e6

JBJS Reviews: Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation (ACI) for Knee Cartilage Defects: A Review of Indications, Technique, and Outcomes

JBJS Reviews, 2018 February; 6(2): e5

JBJS Reviews: Bicondylar Tibial Plateau Fractures: A Critical Analysis Review

JBJS Reviews, 2018 February; 6(2): e4

JBJS Reviews: Team Approach: Preventing Surgical Site Infections in Pediatric Scoliosis Surgery

JBJS Reviews, 2018 February; 6(2): e2

JBJS Reviews: Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries of the Elbow in the Throwing Athlete

JBJS Reviews, 2018 February; 6(2): e1

JBJS Reviews: Treatment of Spinopelvic Dissociation: A Critical Analysis Review

JBJS Reviews, 2018 January; 6(1): e7​

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JBJS Webinar Series


JBJS/JOSPT Webinar: Spondylolysis in Adolescents: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Outcomes

3/29/2018 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​