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 2 (2015)

Table of Contents


Editorial: Making an impact in the region and beyond PDF
Kenneth MC Cheung


Commentary: Morphology and fixation pitfalls of a highly unstable intertrochanteric fracture variant PDF
Theerachai Apivatthakakul
Commentary: One-year multidrug treatment for tuberculosis of the cervical spine in children PDF
Ashok N Johari, Shalin Maheshwari

Original Articles

Morphology and fixation pitfalls of a highly unstable intertrochanteric fracture variant PDF
Bryan Tan, Adrian Cheng Kiang Lau, Ernest Beng Kee Kwek
Development of a pelvic discomfort index to evaluate outcome following fixation for pelvic ring injury PDF
Tomas Borg, Bjorn Hernefalk, Marianne Carlsson, Sune Larsson
Osteoporotic hip fractures: 10-year review in a Singaporean hospital PDF
Wei Loong Barry Tan, Siew Leng Low, Liang Shen, Shamal Das De
Retrograde locked intramedullary nailing for aseptic supracondylar femoral nonunion following failed locked plating PDF
Chi-Chuan Wu
Minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis for proximal humeral fractures PDF
Paul Aarne Koljonen, Christian Fang, Tak Wing Lau, Frankie Leung, Nigel WK Cheung
Screw length in volar locking plate fixation for distal radial fractures PDF
Grace Yuen, Dennis KH Yee, Christian Xin-Shuo Fang, Tak-Wing Lau, Frankie Leung
One-year multidrug treatment for tuberculosis of the cervical spine in children PDF
anil agarwal, Kumar Shashi Kant, Anubrat Kumar, Abbas Shaharyar
Single-door cervical laminoplasty using titanium miniplates alone PDF
Kam Lung Tung, Philip Cheung, Tik Koon Kwok, Kam Kwong Wong, Kan Hing Mak, Wing Cheung Wong
Tibial tuberosity–trochlear groove distance in Chinese patients with or without recurrent patellar dislocation PDF
Michael Siu Hei Tse, Chester Wai Hung Lie, Nin Yuan Pan, Chi Hin Chan, Hung Lit Chow, Wai Lam Chan
Early outcome after total knee replacement using computed tomography-based patientspecific cutting blocks versus standard instrumentation PDF
Arash Nabavi, Caroline Mary Olwill, Ian A Harris
Autologous morselised bone grafting for medial tibial defects in total knee arthroplasty PDF
Takehiko Sugita, Toshimi Aizawa, Akira Sasaki, Naohisa Miyatake, Hirokazu Fujisawa, Masayuki Kamimura
Gender-specific total knee arthroplasty in Singaporean women PDF
Jason Beng Teck Lim, Hwei Chi Chong, Kevin Ling, Amanda Teo, Seng Jin Yeo, Shi-Lu Chia, Pak Lin Chin, Darren Tay, Ngai Nung Lo
Gender difference in outcome after total knee replacement
Jason Beng Teck Lim, Seng Jin Yeo, Lup Ean Lo, Woon Theng Lo, Shi-Lu Chia, Pak Lin Chin, Keng Jin Darren Tay, Ngai Nung Lo
Local infiltration analgesia versus standard analgesia in total knee arthroplasty PDF
mayuran suthersan, Sabrina Pit, Loris Gordon, Mark Loman, Brian Pezzutti, Richard Freihaut
Distal femoral fracture during primary total knee arthroplasty PDF
Lawrence A Delasotta, Fabio Orozco, Adam G Miller, Zachary Post, Alvin Ong
Intra-operative fracture in posterior-stabilised total knee arthroplasty PDF
Alex Pun, Wai-Ki Pun, Peter Storey
Complete blood count before and after total hip or knee arthroplasty PDF
Devin Mark Jagow, Shahan Vahe Yacoubian, Stephan Vahe Yacoubian
Intra-articular administration of tranexamic acid in total hip arthroplasty PDF
Jerry Yongqiang Chen, Ngai Nung Lo, Darren Keng Jin Tay, Pak Lin Chin, Shi-Lu Chia, Seng Jin Yeo
Intra-operative fractures in cementless bipolar hemiarthroplasty PDF
Chung-Liang Kuo, Si Heng Sharon Tan, Haw Chou Lee
Stabilisation for the disrupted acromioclavicular joint using a braided polyester prosthetic ligament PDF
Jonathan Wright, Donald Osarumwense, Fikry Ismail, Yvonne Umebuani, Samuel Orakwe
Development of secondary ossification centres of the acromion in Japanese youth: a computed tomographic study PDF
Koji Fujii, Yoshitsugu Takeda, Katsutoshi Miyatake
Correlations between three patient-assessed shoulder instability scales PDF
David Taylor, Devinder Garewal, Matthew Evans
Lateral plantar nerve release with or without calcaneal drilling for resistant plantar fasciitis PDF
Ahmed Fathy Sadek, Ezzat Hassan Fouly, Mostafa Mohammed Elian
Percutaneous release of trigger finger PDF
ramy diab

Case Reports

Mini-open transthoracic approach for resection of a calcified herniated thoracic disc and repair of the dural surface with fibrin glue: a case report PDF
KATSUHITO YOSHIOKA, Hideki Murakami, Satoru Demura, Satoshi Kato, Hiroyuki Tsuchiya
Recurrence of cervical myelopathy secondary to a strut graft fracture 20 years after anterior decompression and fusion: a case report PDF
Kazunobu Kida, Shogo Takaya, Nobuaki Tadokoro, Masashi Kumon, Katsuhito Kiyasu, Tomoya Kato, Ryuichi Takemasa, Masahiko Ikeuchi, Toshikazu Tani
Spondylodiscitis concurrent with infectious aortic aneurysm caused by Candida tropicalis: a case report PDF
Takeshi Oichi, Satoru Sasaki, Yasuhito Tajiri
Type 3 internal hemipelvectomy: a report of two cases PDF
Jungo Imanishi, Yasuo Yazawa, Hiromi Oda, Takeo Okubo
Sciatic nerve schwannoma: a case report PDF
sameer ajit mansukhani, Rajendraprasad R Butala, Sunil H Shetty, Ravindra G Khedekar
Spontaneous disruption of the bilateral knee extensor mechanism: a report of two cases PDF
CHUSHENG SENG, Yi-Jia Lim, Hee Nee Pang
Arthroscopic revision arthrodesis for non-union of the naviculocuneiform joint: a case report PDF
Tun Hing Lui

Letters to the Editor

Letter to the Editor: Platelet-rich plasma versus corticosteroid injection for recalcitrant lateral epicondylitis: clinical and ultrasonographic evaluation PDF
Salim Kemal Tuncer, Emrah Eyi, VK Gautam, Amit Sharma, Saurabh Verma, Sumit Arora
Letter to the Editor: Cannulated versus non-cannulated cancellous screw fixation for femoral neck fractures: a synthetic bone biomechanical study PDF
Harun Mutlu, Serhat Mutlu, Antony Gardner
Letter to the Editor: Factors associated with one-year outcome after distal radial fracture treatment PDF
Nirmal Sinha, B Seetharama Rao, Amit Bhardwaj, Simerjit Singh

Book Review

Book review: Current Progress in Orthopedics PDF
Dennis Yee

ISSN: 1022-5536