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Diagnostic Advances
Clinical applications of advanced magnetic resonance imaging techniques for arthritis evaluation 
Teodoro Martín Noguerol, Antonio Luna, Marta Gómez Cabrera, Alexie D Riofrio 
World J Orthop 8(9):660-673. Published online Sep 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i9.660
Minireviews
Mesenchymal stem cells for cartilage regeneration in osteoarthritis 
Baldur Kristjánsson, Sittisak Honsawek 
World J Orthop 8(9):674-680. Published online Sep 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i9.674
Basic Study
Electron probe microanalysis оf experimentally stimulated osteoarthrosis in dogs 
Tatyana Stupina, Michael Shchudlo, Michael Stepanov 
World J Orthop 8(9):681-687. Published online Sep 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i9.681
Benefits of Ilizarov automated bone distraction for nerves and articular cartilage in experimental leg lengthening 
Nathalia Shchudlo, Tatyana Varsegova, Tatyana Stupina, Michael Shchudlo, Marat Saifutdinov, Andrey Yemanov 
World J Orthop 8(9):688-696. Published online Sep 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i9.688
Retrospective Study
Lumbar ganglion cyst: Nosology, surgical management and proposal of a new classification based on 34 personal cases and literature review 
Maurizio Domenicucci, Alessandro Ramieri, Daniele Marruzzo, Paolo Missori, Massimo Miscusi, Roberto Tarantino, Roberto Delfini 
World J Orthop 8(9):697-704. Published online Sep 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i9.697
Acetabular components with or without screws in total hip arthroplasty 
Murad Pepe, Onur Kocadal, Tamer Erener, Kubilay Ceritoglu, Ertugrul Aksahin, Cem Nuri Aktekin 
World J Orthop 8(9):705-709. Published online Sep 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i9.705
Single-stage anterior debridement and reconstruction with tantalum mesh cage for complicated infectious spondylitis 
Shih-Chieh Yang, Hung-Shu Chen, Yu-Hsien Kao, Yuan-Kun Tu 
World J Orthop 8(9):710-718. Published online Sep 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i9.710
Prospective Study
Association of adiponectin gene polymorphisms with knee osteoarthritis 
Dong Zhan, Suthimon Thumtecho, Aree Tanavalee, Pongsak Yuktanandana, Wilai Anomasiri, Sittisak Honsawek 
World J Orthop 8(9):719-725. Published online Sep 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i9.719
Systematic Reviews
Osteoarthritis action alliance consensus opinion - best practice features of anterior cruciate ligament and lower limb injury prevention programs 
Thomas Trojian, Jeffrey Driban, Rathna Nuti, Lindsay Distefano, Hayley Root, Cristina Nistler, Cynthia LaBella 
World J Orthop 8(9):726-734. Published online Sep 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i9.726
Case Report
Using humeral nail for surgical reconstruction of femur in adolescents with osteogenesis imperfecta 
Paphon Sa-ngasoongsong, Tanyawat Saisongcroh, Chanika Angsanuntsukh, Patarawan Woratanarat, Pornchai Mulpruek 
World J Orthop 8(9):735-740. Published online Sep 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i9.735
Hernia mesh prevent dislocation after wide excision and reconstruction of giant cell tumor distal radius 
I Gede E Wiratnaya, I Gusti Bagus Arie M Budiartha, I Gusti Ngurah Y Setiawan, Dwijo A Sindhughosa, I Ketut S Kawiyana, Putu Astawa 
World J Orthop 8(9):741-746. Published online Sep 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i9.741