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July-September 2020| Vol 4| Issue 3


Discharge against medical advice in orthopedic trauma surgery: Ethical considerations and practical tips

A 9-year-old male presented to the emergency room (ER) with an open fracture of the left tibia after he was hit by a car. After stabilizing the patient and completing the workup, the ER physician di...

Review Article

Should bone densitometry define osteoporosis in 2020? A current concepts review of the role of vibrational spectroscopy in the evaluation of bone health

Bone mineral density (BMD) is the most widely used parameter for measuring bone strength. Indeed, the World Health Organization definition of osteoporosis is based solely on the BMD as measured by d...

Review Article

Elbow dislocation in sports: A narrative review

The incidence of elbow dislocations in the normal population is approximately 6/100,000; nearly half of these cases are related to sports. Twenty-six percent of elbow dislocations have associated fr...

Original Article

Indications of blood transfusion following total knee replacement at a tertiary care center in central Saudi Arabia

Objectives: Total knee replacement (TKR) is an increasingly common procedure worldwide with a continued projected increase in the future. Blood loss following TKR can be relatively high. Glob...

Original Article

Prevalence of burnout of residents in oman medical specialty board: A cross-sectional study in Oman

Objective: Burnout is a state of physical and emotional exhaustion and a sense of low personal accomplishment. Our aim was to study the prevalence of burnout among all residents of Oman Medic...

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Journal of Musculoskeletal Surgery and Research
ISSN - Print: 2589-1219,

Journal of Musculoskeletal Surgery and Research, a publication of Saudi Orthopaedic Association, is a peer-reviewed online journal with Quarterly print on demand compilation of issues published.

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