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Atypical Femoral Fractures: Predicting Post-surgical Healing Problems

Orthopaedic journals and OrthoBuzz have devoted ample space to the apparent association between long-term bisphosphonate use and atypical femoral fractures. The latest insight into this relationship comes from… 218 more words


JBJS Editor’s Choice—Nonunions of Foot/Ankle Fusions Matter

In the December 7, 2016 issue of JBJS, Krause et al. analyze data from a 2013 industry-sponsored RCT to investigate correlations between nonunions of hindfoot/ankle fusions indicated by early postoperative computed tomography (CT) and subsequent functional outcomes. 233 more words


Crutches to the Rescue

Crutches suck big time but it turns out that they happen to have few more uses than the good old getting you from one place to another following an injury – be it a beer holder or a chew toy for your foster rabbit. 276 more words

Broken Toes

JBJS Classics: The Küntscher Method of IM Fixation

OrthoBuzz regularly brings you a current commentary on a “classic” article from The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery. These articles have been selected by the Editor-in-Chief and Deputy Editors of  438 more words

JBJS Classics