Shoulder & Elbow // Trauma
Nonoperative Treatment of Closed Extra-Articular Distal Humeral Shaft Fractures in Adults: A Comparison of Functional Bracing and Above-Elbow Casting
Arthroplasty // Trauma
Total Hip Arthroplasty and Hemiarthroplasty: US National Trends in the Treatment of Femoral Neck Fractures
There is controversy regarding whether total hip arthroplasty (THA) or hemiarthroplasty (HA) is the treatment preferred for displaced intracapsular femoral neck fractures (FNFs).
Intraoperative Use of External Fixator Attachments for Reduction of Lower Extremity Fractures and Dislocations
The mainstay of complex open lower extremity fractures and dislocations is the temporizing external fixator. We propose the use of external fixator attachments that allow for the reduction of fractures and dislocations intraoperatively.
Hip // Trauma
Does Knowledge of Implant Cost Affect Fixation Method Choice in the Management of Stable Intertrochanteric Hip Fractures?
The continuing increase in the population of patients older than 65 years in the United States is well known. For orthopedic surgeons, this trend highlights the importance of effective geriatric fracture care, particularly hip fracture care.
Translunate, Transradial, Transtriquetral, Transtrapezoid Perilunate Dislocation With Multiple Metacarpal Neck Fractures
We report a rare case of translunate, transradial, transtriquetral, transtrapezoid perilunate dislocation with multiple metacarpal neck fractures in a young adult.