2021 Highlight Papers


Is the Use of Bipolar Hemiarthroplasty Over Monopolar Hemiarthroplasty Justified? A Propensity Score-Weighted Analysis of a Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial

Marianne Comeau-Gauthier, MD; Sofia Bzovsky, MSc; Mohit Bhandari, MD, PhD; Daniel Axelrod, MD; Rudolf W. Poolman, MD, PhD; Frede Frihagen, MD, PhD; Sheila Sprague, PhD; Emil H. Schemitsch, MD; HEALTH Investigators


A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Subcutaneous Enoxaparin and Oral Rivaroxaban for Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis in Orthopaedic Trauma Patients

Mitchell P. John, MD; Benjamin D. Streufert, MD; Hassan Riaz Mir, MD, MBA; Katheryne Downes, PhD


Intraoperative Hematoma Block Decreases Postoperative Pain and Narcotic Consumption After Intramedullary Rodding of Femoral Shaft Fractures: A Randomized Control Trial

Alex Yue, MD; Nihar Samir Shah, MD; Robert Matar, MD; Ramsey Samir Sabbagh, MS; H. Claude Sagi, MD


Periarticular Multimodal Analgesia Decreases Postoperative Pain in Tibial Plateau Fractures: A Double Blind Randomized Controlled Pilot Study

Patrick Kellam, MD; Graham J. DeKeyser, MD; Lucas S. Marchand, MD; Thomas F. Higgins, MD; David L. Rothberg, MD; Justin Haller, MD


Risk of Iatrogenic Sciatic Nerve Injury During Posterior Acetabular Fracture Fixation: Does Patient Position Matter?

Jason Yunti Chen, MD; Ishani Sharma, BA; Joshua Everhart, MD, MPH; Ramsey S. Sabbagh, MS; Nakul Narendran, BA; Michael T. Archdeacon, MD, FAAOS; H. Claude Sagi, MD; Brian Mullis, MD; Roman Natoli, MD