Table of Contents

Volume 17 • June 2016


Assessing the Impact of Youth Climate Differences in Elite Major League Baseball Pitchers

Gregory P. Kolovich, MD, David C. Flanigan, MD, Lorena Floccari, MD, Grant L. Jones, MD

Core Muscle Size and Mortality Following Non-Operative Management of Pelvic Fractures

Shaun P. Patel, MD, William D. Scheidler, MD, Sven A. Holcombe, BS, Stewart C. Wang, MD, PhD, James A. Goulet, MD

The Validity of Using ICD-9 Codes for Identifying Venous Thromboembolism Following Below Knee Surgery

Reinout R.O. Heijboer, BSc, Bart Lubberts, MD, Pim A. D. van Dijk, BSc, Bryan G. Vopat, MD, Anne H. Johnson, MD, Daniel Guss, MD, MBA, Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD

Surgeon Experience in Transitioning from Transtibial to Anteromedial Portal Drilling in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Randy M. Cohn, MD, Guillaume D. Dumont, MD, Amun Makani, MD, Sean M. Hazzard PA-C, Peter D. Asnis, MD

Design of a Simulation-Based Curriculum to Train Orthopaedic Residents for Disasters in the Operating Room

Jacob W. Brubacher, MD, Ehsan Saadat, MD, Carl M. Harper, MD, Youssra Marjoua, MD, George S. M. Dyer, MD

Rationale for the Hypodense Calcaneal Region of Ward’s Neutral Triangle

Mergim Bajraliu, BcS, Kempland C. Walley, BcS, John Y. Kwon, MD

The Chronicle of a Stainless Steel Orthopaedic Implant

Kempland C. Walley BcS, Mergim Bajraliu BcS, Tyler Gonzalez MD, MBA, Ara Nazarian PhD


Septic Arthritis of the Native Shoulder in a Healthy Adult

Noah Quinlan, BA, Shivam Upadhyaya, BA, Brian A. Mosier, MD, Scott D. Martin, MD

Bilateral Posterior Shoulder Fracture Dislocations after Generalized Seizure Managed with Open Reduction and Internal Fixation and Hemiarthroplasty: A Case Report

Arvind von Keudell, MD, Kempland C. Walley, BsC, Jaiben George, MS, Joseph P. DeAngelis, MD, Edward K. Rodriguez, MD, PhD, Paul T. Appleton, MD


Roundtable Discussion: Resident Education in Orthopaedic Surgery

Rameez A. Qudsi, MD, S. Mohammed Karim, MD, Arvind von Keudell, MD, Donald S. Bae, MD, Christopher W. DiGiovanni, MD, George S. Dyer, MD, James H. Herndon, MD, MBA

The Orthopaedic Journal at Harvard Medical School Cover, Volume 17, June 2016