Insufficiency Fractures at Unusual Sites: A Case Series

Insufficiency Fractures at Unusual Sites: A Case Series

 Learning Points for this Article: Insufficiency fractures are a subtype of stress fractures commonly associated with Osteoporosis and Vitamin D deficiency and a high index of suspicion along with good clinical and radiological examination facilitate diagnosis at unusual sites. Case Report | Volume 7 | Issue 4 | JOCR July – August 2017 | Page 76-79| Raju Vaishya, Amit Kumar Agarwal, Paras Kumar Banka, Vipul Vijay, Abhishek...

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Tension Band Wiring Is As Effective As A Compression Screw In A Neglected, Medial Maleolus Non-Union: A Case-Based Discussion & Literature Review

Tension Band Wiring Is As Effective As A Compression Screw In A Neglected, Medial Maleolus Non-Union: A Case-Based Discussion & Literature Review

Learning Points for this Article Compression screw fixation has been the workhorse implant for medial malleolar nonunions; however, tension band wiring may be a better technique for such nonunions, as seen in this rare case of isolated, medial malleolus gap nonunion. Case Report | Volume 7 | Issue 4 | JOCR July – August 2017 | Page 72-75| Rakesh John, Mandeep Singh Dhillon, Ankit Khurana, Sameer Aggarwal, Prasoon Kumar....

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Focal Periphyseal Edema Zone on Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Greater Trochanter Apophysis: A Case Report

Focal Periphyseal Edema Zone on Magnetic Resonance Imaging in the Greater Trochanter Apophysis: A Case Report

What to Learn from this Article? Focal periphyseal edema zone on magnetic resonance imaging can occur in a non-weight bearing growth plate of the greater trochanter apophysis. Case Report | Volume 7 | Issue 4 | JOCR July – August 2017 | Page 29-31| Akio Sakamoto, Shuichi Matsuda. DOI: 10.13107/jocr.2250-0685.836 Authors: Akio Sakamoto[1], Shuichi Matsuda[1] [1] Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Graduate School of...

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Smearing of Open Access by Predatory Journals: Difficult of being Good

Smearing of Open Access by Predatory Journals: Difficult of being Good

Editorial Case Report | Volume 7 | Issue 4 | JOCR July – August 2017 | Page 1-2 | Ashok Shyam. DOI: 10.13107/jocr.2250-0685.820 Smearing of Open Access by Predatory Journals: Difficult of being Good Authors: Dr. Ashok Shyam Department of Orthopaedic, Sancheti Institute for Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Pune, India. E-mail: drashokshyam@gmail.com Open access policy was started with a noble aim of providing free access to...

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Longest Known Follow-up of a Hip Arthroplasty: The Last Chapter of a 65-Year Long Story

Longest Known Follow-up of a Hip Arthroplasty: The Last Chapter of a 65-Year Long Story

What to Learn from this Article? Excellent implant survivorship figures do not necessarily mean that an implant is excellent. Case Report | Volume 7 | Issue 3 | JOCR May – June 2017 | Page 76-79| Tamas Halasi, Declan Reidy, Shane Guerin. DOI: 10.13107/jocr.2250-0685.814 Authors: Tamas Halasi[1], Declan Reidy[1], Shane Guerin[1] [1] Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cork University Hospital, Wilton, Cork, Ireland. Address...

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Median Nerve Entrapment after Elbow Dislocation and the Role of Ultrasonography – A Case Report

Median Nerve Entrapment after Elbow Dislocation and the Role of Ultrasonography – A Case Report

What to Learn from this Article? Median nerve entrapment following elbow dislocation is a rare entity. A high index of suspicion is necessary to arrive at a diagnosis. Ultrasonography (USG) is very helpful in localizing, the position of entrapped median nerve and hence guiding the treatment. Case Report | Volume 7 | Issue 3 | JOCR May – June 2017 | Page 21-24| Vivek Dubey, Ali Saify, Ashwin Samant, Sunil Shahane...

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