Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery

Published three issues a year starting 2005, the Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery is the official publication of the Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association. Since 1962, the Journal has been an international forum for scientific research. It allows orthopaedic surgeons and scientists of the Asia Pacific Region to continuously update themselves with the latest discoveries and advances of orthopaedic surgery.

The Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery is indexed in MEDLINE/Index Medicus, Science Citation Index Expanded, SCOPUS, and Index Copernicus, with a current impact factor of 0.71.

Vol 23, No 3 (2015)

Table of Contents


Editorial: Advances in the treatment of earlyonset scoliosis? PDF
Kenny Kwan

Original Articles

Short duration and low suction pressure drain versus no drain following total knee replacement PDF
Qunn Jid Lee, Wai Ping Mak, Wai Sun Hau, Sze Tsun Yeung, Yiu Chung Wong, Yuk Leung Wai
Risk factors for periprosthetic joint infection in total knee arthroplasty PDF
Qunn Jid Lee, Wai Ping Mak, Yiu Chung Wong
Epidural versus intra-articular infusion analgesia following total knee replacement PDF
Sarang Kasture, Hrushikesh Saraf
Intra-articular tranexamic acid wash during bilateral total knee arthroplasty PDF
Meng Zhu, Jerry Yongqiang Chen, Andy Khye Soon Yew, Shi-Lu Chia, Ngai Nung Lo, Seng Jin Yeo
Outcome following total knee arthroplasty in obese versus non-obese Asian patients PDF
Graham Seow Hng Goh, Lincoln Ming Han Liow, Amit Kanta Mitra
Total knee arthroplasty in women with asymptomatic urinary tract infection PDF
Harjoban Singh, simon thomas, Shekhar Agarwal, Subhash C Arya, Shekhar Srivastav, Naresh Agarwal
The Neviaser portal for superior glenoid anchor insertion: an anatomic study PDF
Benjamin Alexander Haughton, Ignacio Serrano-Pedraza, Eduardo Boada, Jaime Jose Candal-Couto
Association of the area of sensory disturbance with the area of suprascapular nerve palsy PDF
Chika Yoshioka, Naoki Suenaga, Naomi Oizumi, Shintaro Yamane
Arthroscopic fixation for acute acromioclavicular joint disruption using the TightRope device PDF
Deepak Chaudhary, Vineet Jain, Deepak Joshi, Jitesh Kumar Jain, Ankit Goyal, Nitin Mehta
Tuberculosis of the sternoclavicular joint PDF
anuj jain, Nitesh Jajodia, Aditya Aggarwal, Jaswinder Singh, Siddharth Gupta
Transolecranon and lateral Kirschner wire fixation for displaced supracondylar humeral fracture in children PDF
Anmol Sharma, Karamdeep Kahal, Shardaindu Sharma
Volar locking plate osteosynthesis for distal radial fractures PDF
Saqib Javed, Rizwan Shahid, Ravi Thimmiah, Muj El-deen
Driving with a short arm cast in a simulator PDF
Damian Mansour, Kristin Gotaas Mansour, Benjamin William Kenny, John Attia, Bryce Meads
Use of a raft construct through a locking plate without bone grafting for split-depression tibial plateau fractures PDF
Sunil G Kulkarni, RAVISHANKER TANGIRALA, Shekhar P Malve, Milind G Kulkarni, Vidisha S Kulkarni, Ruta M Kulkarni, Suresh Kriplani
Drilling the near cortex with elongated figure-of-8 holes to reduce the stiffness of a locking compression plate construct PDF
Jerry Yongqiang Chen, Zhihong Zhou, Benjamin Fu Hong Ang, Andy Khye Soon Yew, Siaw Meng Chou, Shi-Lu Chia, Joyce Suang Bee Koh, Tet Sen Howe
Early versus late surgery for closed ankle fractures PDF
Rohit Amol Singh, Ryan Trickett, Paul Hodgson
Single tendon transfer of the flexor carpi ulnaris for high radial nerve injury PDF
Ajeesh Sankaran, Ankit Thora, Sumit Arora, Anil Dhal
Open carpal tunnel decompression by specialist versus nurse practitioner PDF
Nimesh G Patel, Martha Ricketts, Timothy Batten, Cathy Millyard, Paul Birdsall
Percutaneous repair followed by accelerated rehabilitation for acute Achilles tendon ruptures PDF
Louay Al-Mouazzen, Karthig Rajakulendran, Nurul Ahad
Forefoot flexibility and medial tibial stress syndrome PDF
Shintarou Kudo, Yasuhiko Hatanaka
Curettage without bone grafting for a simple bone cyst in the capitate PDF
Sherif Naseef Girgis Bishay
Correlation between survival and tumour characteristics in patients with chondrosarcoma PDF
Achmad Fauzi Kamal, Kurniadi Husodo, Yogi Prabowo, Errol Untung Hutagalung
Radiography versus multidetector computed tomography in assessing graft integration after acetabular reconstruction PDF
Jenaro Ángel Fernandez-Valencia, Xavier Gallart, Xavier Tomás, Daniel Piñeros, Sebastián García, Josep Riba
Increase in quality and quantity of orthopaedic studies from 2002 to 2012 PDF
Zoe Little, Simon Newman, Alex Dodds, Dominic Spicer
Treatment for spondylolysis and spondylolisthesis in children PDF
Andreas Leonidou, Panagiotis Lepetsos, Joseph Pagkalos, Konstantinos Antonis, Ioannis Flieger, Eleftherios Tsiridis, Omiros Leonidou

Special Article

Special article: Update on the magnetically controlled growing rod: tips and pitfalls PDF
Jason Pui Yin Cheung, Patrick Cahill, Burt Yaszay, Behrooz A. Akbarnia, Kenneth MC Cheung

Review Article

Review article: Surgical approaches for correction of post-tubercular kyphosis PDF
Jaykar R Panchmatia, Lawrence G. Lenke, Sean Molloy, Kenneth MC Cheung, Khaled M Kebaish

Case Reports

Double arthroscopic transtendon repair of partial-thickness articular surface tears of the rotator cuff: a surgical technique PDF
Shoji Fukuta, Rui Amari, Takahiko Tsutsui
Shoulder tuberculosis in children: a report of two cases PDF
anil agarwal, Anubrat Kumar, Abbas Shaharyar, Mohd Shafi Bhat
Congenital absence of the posterior arch of the atlas with concomitant fusion to the axis: a case report PDF
Wenxian Png, Hwee Weng Dennis Hey, Kapil Mohan, Wai-Mun Yue

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Lateral plantar nerve release with or without calcaneal drilling for resistant plantar fasciitis PDF
Sheena Seewoonarain, Benjamin Quansah, Ahmed A Magan
Letter to the Editor: Retrograde locked intramedullary nailing for aseptic supracondylar femoral nonunion following failed locked plating PDF
Paritosh Gogna
Letter to the Editor: Local infiltration analgesia versus standard analgesia in total knee arthroplasty PDF
Vipul Vijay, Raju Vaishya, Amit Kumar Agarwal


Obituary: Ian Torode PDF
Leo Donnan, Kerr Graham, Michael Johnson, Gary Nattrass, Edward Mah

ISSN: 1022-5536