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Rehabilitation in spinal infection diseases 
Kemal Nas, Mehmet Karakoç, Abdulkadir Aydın, Kadriye Öneş 
World J Orthop 6(1):1-7. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.1
Topic Highlight
Rehabilitation of spinal cord injuries 
Kemal Nas, Levent Yazmalar, Volkan Şah, Abdulkadir Aydın, Kadriye Öneş 
World J Orthop 6(1):8-16. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.8
Chronic complications of spinal cord injury 
Nebahat Sezer, Selami Akkuş, Fatma Gülçin Uğurlu 
World J Orthop 6(1):24-33. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.24
Current and future surgery strategies for spinal cord injuries 
Sedat Dalbayrak, Onur Yaman, Tevfik Yılmaz 
World J Orthop 6(1):34-41. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.34
Current and future medical therapeutic strategies for the functional repair of spinal cord injury 
Tevfik Yılmaz, Erkan Kaptanoğlu 
World J Orthop 6(1):42-55. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.42
Subtalar arthroscopy: When, why and how 
Tun Hing Lui, Sheung Chi Tong 
World J Orthop 6(1):56-61. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.56
Diabetic foot syndrome: Immune-inflammatory features as possible cardiovascular markers in diabetes 
Antonino Tuttolomondo, Carlo Maida, Antonio Pinto 
World J Orthop 6(1):62-76. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.62
Hand bone mass in rheumatoid arthritis: A review of the literature 
Gamze Kilic, Salih Ozgocmen 
World J Orthop 6(1):106-116. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.106
Review
Current strategies for the restoration of adequate lordosis during lumbar fusion 
Cédric Barrey, Alice Darnis 
World J Orthop 6(1):117-126. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.117
Regeneration of the anterior cruciate ligament: Current strategies in tissue engineering 
Thomas Nau, Andreas Teuschl 
World J Orthop 6(1):127-136. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.127
Retrospective Study
Overweight and obesity in hip and knee arthroplasty: Evaluation of 6078 cases 
Daniel Guenther, Stefan Schmidl, Till O Klatte, Harald K Widhalm, Mohamed Omar, Christian Krettek, Thorsten Gehrke, Daniel Kendoff, Carl Haasper 
World J Orthop 6(1):137-144. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.137
Observational Study
Cost of external fixation vs external fixation then nailing in bone infection 
Khaled Mohamed Emara, Ramy Ahmed Diab, Khaled Abd EL Ghafar 
World J Orthop 6(1):145-149. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.145
Prospective Study
How are those “lost to follow-up” patients really doing? A compliance comparison in arthroplasty patients 
Jung Keun Choi, Jeffrey A Geller, David A Patrick Jr, Wenbao Wang, William Macaulay 
World J Orthop 6(1):150-155. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.150
Meta-Analysis
Triangle tilt and humeral surgery: Meta-analysis of efficacy and functional outcome 
Rahul K Nath, Chandra Somasundaram 
World J Orthop 6(1):156-160. Published online Jan 18, 2015. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v6.i1.156