Key Leaders’ Opinion on Orthopaedics
Editor:Qing Jiang, Freddie Fu, Shiro Ikegawa

AME Publishing Company (2016)
ISBN-10: 9881402859
ISBN-13: 978-9881402851
Hardcover: 144 pages
Language: English
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Key Leaders' Opinion on Orthopedics collects some essential new concepts and skills together and invite renowned experts from all over the world into discussion to form their insight views for our readers and guides us on how to conduct practice using evidenced based medicine to improve patient care. The book's arguments concern a large list of modern orthopaedic subjects: surgical techniques and tips, technological annotations, patient reported outcome measures and patient expectations, biological notes, epidemiological science, anesthesiological evaluations, etc. This is a book to maintain in our bookcase and to enjoy.
Table of Content
Preamble for AME Medical Review Series
i Will scholarly journals perish?
1 Application of 3D printing in orthopedics: status quo and opportunities in China
4 Editorial on the original article entitled “3D printing of composite calcium phosphate and collagen scaffolds for bone regeneration” published in the Biomaterials on February 14, 2014
8 Topical intra-articular and intravenous tranexamic acid to reduce blood loss in total knee arthroplasty
12 Tranexamic acid and orthopedic surgery—the search for the holy grail of blood conservation
16 Intra-articular versus intravenous tranexamic acid in primary total knee replacement
19 Tranexamic acid for the reduction of blood loss in total knee arthroplasty
23 Efficacy of combined use of intraarticular and intravenous tranexamic acid in total knee arthroplasty
27 Spinal anesthesia: the new gold standard for total joint arthroplasty?
29 General versus spinal anesthesia in joint arthroplasties
32 General compared with neuraxial anesthesia for total hip and knee arthroplasty
34 What can we learn from AOANJRR 2014 annual report?
41 Meeting patient expectations and ensuring satisfaction in total knee arthroplasty
47 Comparison of self-reported and measured range of motion in total knee arthroplasty patients
50 The potential utility of patient-reported range of motion after total knee arthroplasty
54 The effect of obesity on mechanical failure after total knee arthroplasty
56 Results of sleeves in revision total knee arthroplasty: an editorial comment on recently published in the Journal of Arthroplasty
60 Is there a rationale to use highly cross-linked polyethylene in posterior—stabilized total knee arthroplasty?
63 Hospital readmission rates following primary total hip arthroplasty: present and future in sight
66 SNPping away at the genetic basis of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
70 Current progress in genetic research of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
73 Genetics of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis in the post-genomewide association study era
75 What is the best way to determine the cause of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?
78 Long term outcomes of Charnley THA in patients under the age of 50: an editorial comment on recently published article by Warth et al.
81 Local infiltration anesthesia: does it really work?
84 Editorial on “Comprehensive geriatric care for patients with hip fractures: a prospective, randomized, controlled trial” published in The Lancet on April 25th, 2015
86 Geriatric orthopedic co-management of older adults with hip fracture: an emerging standard
89 The Mkx homeoprotein promotes tenogenesis in stem cells and improves tendon repair
93 Lateral retinacular release and reconstruction
95 When the capsule matters
97 The arthroscopic Latarjet procedure: effective and safe
100 Bone marrow edema and results after cartilage repair
102 The epidemiology and health care burden of tennis elbow: a population-based study
106 Intra-articular platelet-rich plasma injections were not superior to viscosupplementation for early knee degeneration
108 Intraarticular hyaluronate injection for knee osteoarthritis—reconsider the rationale
111 A bone to pick with Fc gamma receptors
115 Why arthroscopic partial meniscectomy?
118 Editorial: Functional testing in the assessment of return to sports after anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction