Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research ®

A Publication of The Association of Bone and Joint Surgeons ®

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Articles

Editorial Comment: Learning From Large-Scale Orthopaedic Databases

Mitchell Maltenfort PhD, Jonathan N. Grauer MD
23rd May 2017, Symposium: Learning From Large-Scale Orthopaedic Databases

What Demographic and Clinical Characteristics Correlate With Expectations With Trapeziometacarpal Arthritis?

Lana Kang MD, MSc, Joseph Nguyen MPH, Sohaib Z. Hashmi MD, Steve K. Lee MD, Andrew J. Weiland MD, Carol A. Mancuso MD
19th April 2017, Clinical Research

Pretreatment variables have been shown to be associated with the fulfillment of patient expectations, yet in treating thumb trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis (OA) it remains unclear how patient expectations correlate with the effectiveness of treatment. An increased understanding of the variables that affect patient expectations enables tailored patient education and patient-provider communication.

Hamada Classification of Massive Rotator Cuff Tears

Tyler J. Brolin MD, Gary F. Updegrove MD, John G. Horneff MD
4th April 2017, Classifications in Brief

What Adverse Events and Injuries Are Cited in Anesthesia Malpractice Claims for Nonspine Orthopaedic Surgery?

Christopher D. Kent MD, Linda S. Stephens PhD, Karen L. Posner PhD, Karen B. Domino MD, MPH
2nd March 2017, Symposium: Learning From Large-Scale Orthopaedic Databases

Malpractice claims that arise during the perioperative care of patients receiving orthopaedic procedures will frequently involve both orthopaedic surgeons and anesthesiologists. The Anesthesia Closed Claims database contains anesthesia malpractice claim data that can be used to investigate patient safety events arising during the care of orthopaedic patients and can provide insight into the medicolegal liability shared by the two specialties.