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Basic Study
Light and electron microscopic study of the medial collateral ligament epiligament tissue in human knees 
Georgi P Georgiev, Alexandar Iliev, Georgi Kotov, Plamen Kinov, Svetoslav Slavchev, Boycho Landzhov 
World J Orthop 8(5):372-378. Published online May 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i5.372
Observational Study
Technical note: Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in the presence of an intramedullary femoral nail using anteromedial drilling 
Matthew Lacey, Joseph Lamplot, Kempland C Walley, Joseph P DeAngelis, Arun J Ramappa 
World J Orthop 8(5):379-384. Published online May 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i5.379
Prospective Study
Functional outcome of tibial fracture with acute compartment syndrome and correlation to deep posterior compartment pressure 
Saumitra Goyal, Monappa A Naik, Sujit Kumar Tripathy, Sharath K Rao 
World J Orthop 8(5):385-393. Published online May 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i5.385
Randomized Clinical Trial
Frozen shoulder - A prospective randomized clinical trial 
Rudra Narayan Mukherjee, R M Pandey, Hira Lal Nag, Ravi Mittal 
World J Orthop 8(5):394-399. Published online May 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i5.394
Systematic Reviews
Predicting lower limb periprosthetic joint infections: A review of risk factors and their classification 
David A George, Lorenzo Drago, Sara Scarponi, Enrico Gallazzi, Fares S Haddad, Carlo L Romano 
World J Orthop 8(5):400-411. Published online May 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i5.400
Dementia and osteoporosis in a geriatric population: Is there a common link? 
Candice L Downey, Adam Young, Emily F Burton, Simon M Graham, Robert J Macfarlane, Eva-Maria Tsapakis, Eleftherios Tsiridis 
World J Orthop 8(5):412-423. Published online May 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i5.412
Surgery for calcifying tendinitis of the shoulder: A systematic review 
Freek U Verstraelen, Eric Fievez, Loes Janssen, Wim Morrenhof 
World J Orthop 8(5):424-430. Published online May 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i5.424
Effect of lengthening along the anatomical axis of the femur and its clinical impact 
Khaled M Emara, Ahmed Nageeb Mahmoud, Ahmed K Emara, Mariam K Emara 
World J Orthop 8(5):431-435. Published online May 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i5.431
Case Report
Chest pain caused by multiple exostoses of the ribs: A case report and a review of literature 
Daniele Mazza, Mattia Fabbri, Cosma Calderaro, Carlo Iorio, Luca Labianca, Camilla Poggi, Francesco Turturro, Antonello Montanaro, Andrea Ferretti 
World J Orthop 8(5):436-440. Published online May 18, 2017. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v8.i5.436