Neck Pain

Osteoarthritis is a common cause of neck pain, which can be caused by poor posture. Seek medical care if your neck pain is accompanied by numbness or...

Opioid Use Following Inpatient Versus Outpatient Total Joint Arthroplasty

Outpatient total joint arthroplasty does not appear to be a risk factor for new opioid dependence. Findings support the continued transition to the ou...

Quantifying the Effects of Hip Surgery on the Sphericity of the Femoral Head in Patients with Mucopolysaccharidosis Type I

Many patients have hip dysplasia with progressive medial flattening of the femoral head. This is the first study to quantify the effect of hip surgery...

Satisfaction with Alignment After Reduction of a Displaced Distal Radial Fracture

Surgeons are influenced by radiographic deformity but do not agree on adequate alignment after reduction. satisfaction with reduction was fair and the...

Functional Outcomes of Total Ankle Arthroplasty at a Mean Follow-up of 7.6 Years

Previous gait studies have shown functional improvement for up to 4 years following total ankle arthroplasty (TAA) There are no published studies asse...

The Fallacy of Follow-up: When Orthopaedic Trauma Patients Actually Return to Clinic

Study: 293 patients were treated for a traumatic injury during the months of January and July 2016. Of these 241 patients, 157 were requested to retur...

Systematic Review of the Preclinical Technology Readiness of Orthopedic Gene Therapy and Outlook for Clinical Translation

Gene therapy has been proposed as a possible approach to improve or augment bone healing. Small animal models that support the use of gene therapy do...

Reporting Complications in Spinal Surgery - a Systematic Literature Review

The prevalence of reporting complications in spinal surgeries is highly heterogeneous. Almost one-third of spine surgical studies did not report compl...