R L Barrack

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Current status of trochanteric reattachment in complex total hip arthroplasty
    Robert L Barrack
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 441:237-42. 2005
  2. pmc Diagnosis of infected total knee: findings of a multicenter database
    Javad Parvizi
    Rothman Institute of Orthopedics, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:2628-33. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Rush pin technique for temporary antibiotic-impregnated cement prosthesis for infected total hip arthroplasty
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Arthroplasty 17:600-3. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Proximal tibia--extensor mechanism composite allograft for revision TKA with chronic patellar tendon rupture
    R L Barrack
    Tulane University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Acta Orthop Scand 71:419-21. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Stem design and dislocation after revision total hip arthroplasty: clinical results and computer modeling
    R L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Arthroplasty 16:8-12. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Virtual reality computer animation of the effect of component position and design on stability after total hip arthroplasty
    R L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University Medical School, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 32:569-77, vii. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint The use of osteogenic protein-1 in reconstructive surgery of the hip
    S D Cook
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Arthroplasty 16:88-94. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiographic wear measurements in a cementless metal-backed modular cobalt-chromium acetabular component
    R L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Arthroplasty 16:820-8. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of modularity in revision total hip replacement
    D L Jones
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Orthop 30:297-302. 2001
  10. doi request reprint Patient specific cutting blocks are currently of no proven value
    R L Barrack
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, 11300 West Pavilion, Campus Box 8233, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:95-9. 2012

Collaborators

  • S D Cook
  • John C Clohisy
  • Javad Parvizi
  • Robert Bourne
  • M D Ries
  • Thomas W Bauer
  • R Stephen J Burnett
  • Elie Ghanem
  • R Allen Butler
  • Victoria Good
  • Pamela Andrews
  • R J Rodriguez
  • D L Jones
  • S L Salkeld
  • Nahid Keshavarzi
  • Ajay Aggarwal
  • Peter F Sharkey
  • Arlen D Hanssen
  • Michael A Kelly
  • Dan Heuer
  • Kirstin Widding
  • Gordon Hunter
  • William H Harris
  • L P Patron
  • F Vigna
  • M R Brinker
  • J K Willis
  • M G Ellman
  • J T Bennett
  • T S Whitecloud

Detail Information

Publications39

  1. ncbi request reprint Current status of trochanteric reattachment in complex total hip arthroplasty
    Robert L Barrack
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 441:237-42. 2005
    ..Level of Evidence: Therapeutic study, Level III-1 (retrospective comparative study). See the Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  2. pmc Diagnosis of infected total knee: findings of a multicenter database
    Javad Parvizi
    Rothman Institute of Orthopedics, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:2628-33. 2008
    ..LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Level II, prognostic study. See Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  3. ncbi request reprint Rush pin technique for temporary antibiotic-impregnated cement prosthesis for infected total hip arthroplasty
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Arthroplasty 17:600-3. 2002
    ..The technique has been used successfully in many cases over a 5-year period...
  4. ncbi request reprint Proximal tibia--extensor mechanism composite allograft for revision TKA with chronic patellar tendon rupture
    R L Barrack
    Tulane University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Acta Orthop Scand 71:419-21. 2000
    ..In such cases, function can be obtained with a composite allograft of proximal tibia-patellar tendon-patella-quadriceps tendon. We describe a technique for dealing with this difficult clinical situation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Stem design and dislocation after revision total hip arthroplasty: clinical results and computer modeling
    R L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Arthroplasty 16:8-12. 2001
    ..The results suggest that neck and taper design may be an important factor in dislocation after revision total hip arthroplasty...
  6. ncbi request reprint Virtual reality computer animation of the effect of component position and design on stability after total hip arthroplasty
    R L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University Medical School, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 32:569-77, vii. 2001
    ..Components were digitized, oriented in the pelvis, and computer animations were performed to assess the likelihood of dislocation with different combinations of component orientation...
  7. ncbi request reprint The use of osteogenic protein-1 in reconstructive surgery of the hip
    S D Cook
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Arthroplasty 16:88-94. 2001
    ..The clinical use of rhOP-1 in hip reconstructive procedures also resulted in greater and earlier new bone formation in the more challenging biologic environment compared with allograft bone alone...
  8. ncbi request reprint Radiographic wear measurements in a cementless metal-backed modular cobalt-chromium acetabular component
    R L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Arthroplasty 16:820-8. 2001
    ..There is a significant difference in the measurements obtained among various published techniques. The addition of computer digitization to enhance manual methodology does not improve accuracy...
  9. ncbi request reprint The use of modularity in revision total hip replacement
    D L Jones
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    Am J Orthop 30:297-302. 2001
    ..Of the 28 cases in which a socket was retained, a different liner type was used in 14 (50%). The modular aspect of the retained component was a valuable asset at the time of revision in a high percentage of cases (66/158, 41.8%)...
  10. doi request reprint Patient specific cutting blocks are currently of no proven value
    R L Barrack
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, 11300 West Pavilion, Campus Box 8233, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:95-9. 2012
    ..All measures of coronal plane alignment were equivalent between the two groups. The data does not currently support the proposition that patient specific guides add value to TKA...
  11. ncbi request reprint The effect of osteogenic protein-1 on the healing of segmental bone defects treated with autograft or allograft bone
    S L Salkeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 83:803-16. 2001
    ..In addition, avoiding the need to harvest autogenous bone eliminates the additional operative time and risk associated with a second surgical procedure...
  12. ncbi request reprint Failed cementless total knee arthroplasty presenting as osteolysis of the fibular head
    R J Rodriguez
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, 1430 Tulane Avenue, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Arthroplasty 16:239-42. 2001
    ..A case of a lytic lesion of the fibular head adjacent to a failed cementless knee arthroplasty is described along with a description of the damaged retrieved component that led to the failure...
  13. doi request reprint Current guidelines for total joint VTE prophylaxis: dawn of a new day
    R L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, 11300 West Pavilion, Campus Box 8233, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:3-7. 2012
    ..As a result, for the first time the CPGs of these two major subspecialty organisations are in close agreement...
  14. ncbi request reprint Neurologic testing with somatosensory evoked potentials in idiopathic scoliosis
    M R Brinker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 17:277-9. 1992
    ..If a defect in posterior column function does exist in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis, as previously postulated, it is not reflected by a conduction delay as measured by somatosensory evoked potential testing...
  15. ncbi request reprint Resurfacing of the patella in total knee arthroplasty. A prospective, randomized, double-blind study
    R L Barrack
    Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 79:1121-31. 1997
    ..Because of the short duration of follow-up, these results should be considered preliminary. Additional follow-up is planned...
  16. ncbi request reprint Technique and timing of two-stage exchange for infection in TKA
    R Stephen J Burnett
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 464:164-78. 2007
    ..LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Level V, therapeutic study. See the Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  17. ncbi request reprint The fate of the unexpected positive intraoperative cultures after revision total knee arthroplasty
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Arthroplasty 22:94-9. 2007
    ..Two of these patients became reinfected within a year. A single positive intraoperative culture after revision total knee arthroplasty does not mandate further treatment in the absence of any other signs of infection...
  18. ncbi request reprint Impingement and rim wear associated with early osteolysis after a total hip replacement : a case report
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1218-20. 2002
  19. ncbi request reprint Resection arthroplasty: when enough is enough
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Orthopedics 29:820-1. 2006
    ..With all of the arthroplasty and bone graft options available for hip joint reconstruction, resection arthroplasty rarely is performed as a definitive procedure. It is, however, the best option for selected patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Revision total hip arthroplasty: the patient's perspective
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, Suite 11300, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 453:173-7. 2006
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  21. ncbi request reprint Periprosthetic infection: what are the diagnostic challenges?
    Javad Parvizi
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:138-47. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint Metal-metal hip resurfacing offers advantages over traditional arthroplasty in selected patients
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, 11300 W Pavilion, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Orthopedics 30:725-6. 2007
  23. ncbi request reprint Diagnosing an infection: an unsolved problem
    Robert L Barrack
    Dept of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, 11300 W Pavilion, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Orthopedics 30:777-8. 2007
  24. ncbi request reprint Revision total knee arthroplasty: the patient's perspective
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 464:146-50. 2007
    ..LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Level II, prognostic study. See the Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  25. doi request reprint Cell count and differential of aspirated fluid in the diagnosis of infection at the site of total knee arthroplasty
    Elie Ghanem
    Rothman Institute of Orthopedics, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1637-43. 2008
    ..We sought to identify definite cutoff values for both the fluid leukocyte count and the neutrophil percentage that may help to diagnose infection at the site of a prosthetic joint...
  26. ncbi request reprint Preoperative planning for revision total hip arthroplasty
    Robert L Barrack
    Washington University School of Medicine, and Orhopedic Surgery Services, Adult Reconstructive Surgery, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Instr Course Lect 55:233-44. 2006
    ..An organized approach to revision total hip arthroplasty helps to reduce surgical time, minimize risks, decrease the stress level of the entire surgical team, and to increase the rate of successful outcomes for patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Preoperative planning for revision total hip arthroplasty
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2800-11. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Cemented femoral stems are not all created equal!
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    Orthopedics 25:939-40. 2002
  29. ncbi request reprint Analysis of retrieved uncemented porous-coated acetabular components in patients with and without pelvic osteolysis
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 70112, USA
    Orthopedics 25:1373-8; discussion 1378. 2002
    ..Excessive polyethylene wear, probably accelerated by surface roughness of the femoral heads, was associated with pelvic osteolysis in these patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Dislocation after total hip arthroplasty: implant design and orientation
    Robert L Barrack
    Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and Director, Adult Reconstructive Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 11:89-99. 2003
    ..Angles <55 degrees require anteversion of 10 degrees to 20 degrees of both the stem and cup to minimize the risk of impingement and dislocation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Orthopaedic crossfire--Stem modularity is unnecessary in revision total hip arthroplasty: in the affirmative
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, 1430 Tulane Avenue, SL32, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Arthroplasty 18:98-100. 2003
    ..In addition, modular stems introduce increased complexity, cost, and potential complications and are therefore, rarely, if ever, necessary in revision total hip arthroplasty...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effect of cementless bowed stem distal surface contour and coronal slot on femoral bone strains and torsional stability
    Michael D Ries
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Arthroplasty 18:494-8. 2003
    ..Our data demonstrate that a long bowed cementless stem with a distal coronal slot and flutes is associated with decreased bone strains and fracture risk during stem insertion compared to a fully porous-coated stem...
  33. ncbi request reprint Second-stage reimplantation of a total knee prosthesis complicated by infection
    Robert L Barrack
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1389; author reply 1389-90. 2003
  34. ncbi request reprint Stress fracture of the medial wall of the acetabulum adjacent to a cementless acetabular component
    Pamela Andrews
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, Louisiana 70112, USA
    J Arthroplasty 17:117-20. 2002
    ..This is an uncommon cause for localized groin pain after total hip arthroplasty, which should be considered particularly in an elderly woman with a relatively acute onset of symptoms after an increase in activity level...
  35. ncbi request reprint Total hip wear debris presenting as lower extremity swelling. A report of two cases
    R Allen Butler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:142-5. 2004
  36. ncbi request reprint Winner of the 2003 James A. Rand Young Investigator's Award. Early failure of cementless mobile-bearing total knee arthroplasty
    Robert L Barrack
    Tulane University Health Scciences Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Arthroplasty 19:101-6. 2004
    ..01) and a trend toward less arc of motion (106 degrees versus 115 degrees, P<.2). The results do not support the hypothesis that mobile-bearing TKA imparts the advantage of reliable tibial bone ingrowth...
  37. ncbi request reprint The effect of stem design on end-of-stem pain in revision total knee arthroplasty
    Robert L Barrack
    Tulane University Health Sciences Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
    J Arthroplasty 19:119-24. 2004
    ..Stem design does appear to impact the incidence of end-of-stem pain in revision total knee arthroplasty...
  38. ncbi request reprint Bone graft extenders, substitutes, and osteogenic proteins
    Robert L Barrack
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Arthroplasty 20:94-7. 2005
    ..Although no detailed clinical studies have been reported to date, anecdotal reports of their use with and without bone graft indicate results consistent with those obtained in preclinical studies...
  39. ncbi request reprint Reduced wear with oxidized zirconium femoral heads
    Victoria Good
    Smith and Nephew, Incorporated, Memphis, TN 38116, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:105-10. 2003