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Trunnionosis: A pain in the neck 
Philip S Pastides, Matthew Dodd, Khaled M Sarraf, Charles A Willis-Owen 
World J Orthop 4(4):161-166. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.161
Therapeutics Advances
Normal and abnormal spine and thoracic cage development 
Federico Canavese, Alain Dimeglio 
World J Orthop 4(4):167-174. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.167
Field Of Vision
Multi-factorial sustainability approach is necessary to preserve knee function following osteoarthritis diagnosis 
John Nyland, Roland Jakob 
World J Orthop 4(4):175-177. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.175
Topic Highlight
Role of RANKL/RANK in primary and secondary breast cancer 
Toshiyuki Yoneda, Soichi Tanaka, Kenji Hata 
World J Orthop 4(4):178-185. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.178
Historically significant events in the discovery of RANK/RANKL/OPG 
T John Martin 
World J Orthop 4(4):186-197. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.186
Role of osteoclasts in regulating hematopoietic stem and progenitor cells 
Takeshi Miyamoto 
World J Orthop 4(4):198-206. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.198
RANKL, a necessary chance for clinical application to osteoporosis and cancer-related bone diseases 
Hisataka Yasuda 
World J Orthop 4(4):207-217. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.207
Review
Feet injuries in rock climbers 
Volker Schöffl, Thomas Küpper 
World J Orthop 4(4):218-228. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.218
Healing of subcutaneous tendons: Influence of the mechanical environment at the suture line on the healing process 
Elsayed Ibraheem Elsayed Massoud 
World J Orthop 4(4):229-240. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.229
Minireviews
Methods of predicting vertebral body fractures of the lumbar spine 
Gurudattsingh B Sisodia 
World J Orthop 4(4):241-247. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.241
Original Article
Feasibility of progressive strength training shortly after hip fracture surgery 
Jan Overgaard, Morten T Kristensen 
World J Orthop 4(4):248-258. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.248
Collecting a comprehensive evidence base to monitor fracture rehabilitation: A case study 
Stuart A Callary, Dominic Thewlis, Alex V Rowlands, David M Findlay, Lucian B Solomon 
World J Orthop 4(4):259-266. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.259
Experimental and finite element analysis of tibial stress fractures using a rabbit model 
Melanie Franklyn, Bruce Field 
World J Orthop 4(4):267-278. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.267
Brief Article
Percutaneous pelvic osteotomy in cerebral palsy patients: Surgical technique and indications 
Federico Canavese, Marie Rousset, Antoine Samba, Geraldo de Coulon 
World J Orthop 4(4):279-286. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.279
Reliability of preoperative measurement with standardized templating in Total Knee Arthroplasty 
Daniel Hernandez-Vaquero, Ferran Abat, Juan Sarasquete, Juan Carlos Monllau 
World J Orthop 4(4):287-290. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.287
Acute effects of stochastic resonance whole body vibration 
Achim Elfering, Jasmine Zahno, Jan Taeymans, Angela Blasimann, Lorenz Radlinger 
World J Orthop 4(4):291-298. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.291
Should aspirin be stopped before carpal tunnel surgery? A prospective study 
Stefania Brunetti, Gianfranco John Petri, Stefano Lucchina, Guido Garavaglia, Cesare Fusetti 
World J Orthop 4(4):299-302. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.299
Cemented Müller straight stem total hip replacement: 18 year survival, clinical and radiological outcomes 
Vasileios S Nikolaou, Demetrios Korres, Stergios Lallos, Andreas Mavrogenis, Ioannis Lazarettos, Ioannis Sourlas, Nicolas Efstathopoulos 
World J Orthop 4(4):303-308. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.303
Current practice variations in the management of anterior cruciate ligament injuries in Croatia 
Alan Mahnik, Silvija Mahnik, Damjan Dimnjakovic, Stjepan Curic, Tomislav Smoljanovic, Ivan Bojanic 
World J Orthop 4(4):309-315. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.309
Effect of risedronate on speed of sound in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis 
Jun Iwamoto, Tetsuya Takada, Yoshihiro Sato, Hideo Matsumoto 
World J Orthop 4(4):316-322. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.316
Case Report
Treatment of C2 body fracture with unusual distractive and rotational components resulting in gross instability 
Darryl Lau, Samuel S Shin, Rakesh Patel, Paul Park 
World J Orthop 4(4):323-326. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.323
Low-grade central osteosarcoma of distal femur, resembling fibrous dysplasia 
Haris S Vasiliadis, Christina Arnaoutoglou, Sotiris Plakoutsis, Michalis Doukas, Anna Batistatou, Theodoros A Xenakis 
World J Orthop 4(4):327-332. Published online Oct 18, 2013. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.327