Joseph S Butler

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint The role of Dkk1 in bone mass regulation: correlating serum Dkk1 expression with bone mineral density
    Joseph S Butler
    Clinical Research Centre, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Orthop Res 29:414-8. 2011
  2. pmc Cobalt ions induce chemokine secretion in a variety of systemic cell lines
    Brian M Devitt
    UCD Clinical Research Centre, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Ireland
    Acta Orthop 81:756-64. 2010
  3. pmc The natural history and clinical syndromes of degenerative cervical spondylosis
    John C Kelly
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Finglas, Dublin 11, Ireland
    Adv Orthop 2012:393642. 2012
  4. pmc HIV-1 protein induced modulation of primary human osteoblast differentiation and function via a Wnt/β-catenin-dependent mechanism
    Joseph S Butler
    Clinical Research Centre, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Orthop Res 31:218-26. 2013
  5. pmc Recurrent spontaneous hip dislocation in a patient with neurofibromatosis type 1: a case report
    John G Galbraith
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Cork University Hospital and St, Mary s Orthopaedic Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    J Med Case Reports 5:106. 2011
  6. pmc Silencing Dkk1 expression rescues dexamethasone-induced suppression of primary human osteoblast differentiation
    Joseph S Butler
    Clinical Research Centre, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:210. 2010
  7. pmc Risk analysis of blood transfusion requirements in emergency and elective spinal surgery
    Joseph S Butler
    National Spinal Injuries Unit, Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles St, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Eur Spine J 20:753-8. 2011
  8. pmc Perforated jejunal diverticula: a case report
    Joseph S Butler
    Department of Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Med Case Reports 4:172. 2010
  9. pmc The long-term functional outcome of type II odontoid fractures managed non-operatively
    J S Butler
    National Spinal Injuries Unit, Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Eur Spine J 19:1635-42. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Nontuberculous pyogenic spinal infection in adults: a 12-year experience from a tertiary referral center
    Joseph S Butler
    National Spinal Injuries Unit, Department of Infectious Diseases, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2695-700. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint The role of Dkk1 in bone mass regulation: correlating serum Dkk1 expression with bone mineral density
    Joseph S Butler
    Clinical Research Centre, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Orthop Res 29:414-8. 2011
    ..Dkk1, a powerful antagonist of canonical Wnt signaling, may have a role to play as a serological marker for disorders of bone mass, warranting further evaluation...
  2. pmc Cobalt ions induce chemokine secretion in a variety of systemic cell lines
    Brian M Devitt
    UCD Clinical Research Centre, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Ireland
    Acta Orthop 81:756-64. 2010
    ..We investigated the in vitro effect of cobalt ions on a variety of cell lines by measuring production of the proinflammatory chemokines IL-8 and MCP-1...
  3. pmc The natural history and clinical syndromes of degenerative cervical spondylosis
    John C Kelly
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Finglas, Dublin 11, Ireland
    Adv Orthop 2012:393642. 2012
    ..This review article examines the current literature in relation to the cervical spondylosis and describes the three clinical syndromes of axial neck pain, cervical radiculopathy and cervical myelopathy...
  4. pmc HIV-1 protein induced modulation of primary human osteoblast differentiation and function via a Wnt/β-catenin-dependent mechanism
    Joseph S Butler
    Clinical Research Centre, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Orthop Res 31:218-26. 2013
    ..Wnt/β-catenin signaling plays a key regulatory role in HIV-associated bone loss, with Dkk1, aputative central mediator in this degenerative process...
  5. pmc Recurrent spontaneous hip dislocation in a patient with neurofibromatosis type 1: a case report
    John G Galbraith
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Cork University Hospital and St, Mary s Orthopaedic Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    J Med Case Reports 5:106. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  6. pmc Silencing Dkk1 expression rescues dexamethasone-induced suppression of primary human osteoblast differentiation
    Joseph S Butler
    Clinical Research Centre, UCD School of Medicine and Medical Science, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:210. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Risk analysis of blood transfusion requirements in emergency and elective spinal surgery
    Joseph S Butler
    National Spinal Injuries Unit, Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles St, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Eur Spine J 20:753-8. 2011
    ..A greater awareness of the risk factors associated with transfusion is required in order to optimize patient management...
  8. pmc Perforated jejunal diverticula: a case report
    Joseph S Butler
    Department of Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Med Case Reports 4:172. 2010
    ..Jejunal diverticula are rare and are usually asymptomatic. However, they may cause chronic non-specific symptoms or rarely lead to an acute presentation...
  9. pmc The long-term functional outcome of type II odontoid fractures managed non-operatively
    J S Butler
    National Spinal Injuries Unit, Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Eur Spine J 19:1635-42. 2010
    ..However, patients of advancing age have been demonstrated to have significantly poorer functional outcomes in the long term. This may be linked to higher rates of non-union...
  10. ncbi request reprint Nontuberculous pyogenic spinal infection in adults: a 12-year experience from a tertiary referral center
    Joseph S Butler
    National Spinal Injuries Unit, Department of Infectious Diseases, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2695-700. 2006
    ..The NSIU is the tertiary referral center for all adult spinal injuries and diseases of the spine warranting surgical intervention in the Republic of Ireland...
  11. ncbi request reprint The management and functional outcome of isolated burst fractures of the fifth lumbar vertebra
    Joseph S Butler
    National Spinal Injuries Unit, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:443-7. 2007
    ..We retrospectively reviewed 14 cases of isolated burst fractures of the fifth lumbar vertebra (L5) presenting over a 10-year period to the National Spinal Injuries Unit (NSIU) of the Republic of Ireland...
  12. pmc Functional outcome of burst fractures of the first lumbar vertebra managed surgically and conservatively
    J S Butler
    National Spinal Injuries Unit, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles St, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Int Orthop 29:51-4. 2005
    ..Patients who had non-operative management reported a good functional outcome. However, patients who required surgical stabilisation due to different fracture characteristics reported a poorer functional outcome...
  13. pmc Gene expression analysis in human osteoblasts exposed to dexamethasone identifies altered developmental pathways as putative drivers of osteoporosis
    Conor J Hurson
    General Clinical Research Unit, School of Medicine and Medical Sciences, University College Dublin, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital and Dublin Molecular Medicine Centre, Dublin, Ireland
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 8:12. 2007
    ..This has meant that no significant advances in therapeutic strategies have emerged, with joint replacement surgery being the mainstay of treatment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Outcome of periacetabular osteotomy for the management of acetabular dysplasia: experience in an academic centre
    Neil G Burke
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Acta Orthop Belg 77:33-40. 2011
    ..This study shows a survival rate of 94% at 58 months following periacetabular osteotomy. The learning curve and the early results of this procedure performed in our academic unit are encouraging...
  15. doi request reprint Sacral insufficiency fractures: an easily overlooked cause of back pain in the ED
    John G Galbraith
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Cork University Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Am J Emerg Med 29:359.e5-6. 2011
    ..Neurologic impairment is rarely detectable. Routine radiography of the spine and pelvis is usually inconclusive. Computed tomography remains the diagnostic modality of choice. Treatment is usually conservative...
  16. pmc Nonoperative modalities to treat symptomatic cervical spondylosis
    Kieran Michael Hirpara
    Cappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, Finglas, Dublin 11, Ireland
    Adv Orthop 2012:294857. 2012
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Nipple discharge and the efficacy of duct cytology in evaluating breast cancer risk
    Roisin T Dolan
    Department of Breast and Endocrine Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Surgeon 8:252-8. 2010
    ....
  18. pmc Cost analysis of a falls-prevention program in an orthopaedic setting
    John G Galbraith
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, St Mary s Orthopaedic Hospital, Gurranabraher, Cork, Ireland
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:3462-8. 2011
    ..Falls by orthopaedic patients may lead to negative outcomes such as injury, prolonged hospitalization, delayed rehabilitation, and increased costs...
  19. doi request reprint The upper hand on compartment syndrome
    Roisin T Dolan
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Waterford Regional Hospital, Waterford, Ireland
    Am J Emerg Med 30:2084.e7-10. 2012
    ..We review the presentation, clinical assessment, and optimal surgical management of acute HCS with reference to international literature...
  20. pmc Pheochromocytoma presenting as recurrent urinary tract infections : a case report
    Roisin T Dolan
    Department of Surgery, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccles Street Dublin 7, Ireland
    J Med Case Reports 5:6. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  21. doi request reprint The evaluation of the inverted supinator reflex in asymptomatic patients
    Paul Kiely
    National Spinal Injuries Unit, Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Mater Misericordiae Univeristy Hospital, Eccles Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:955-7. 2010
    ..A prospective study was undertaken over a 6-month period to determine the incidence of the inverted supinator reflex in asymptomatic, neurologically normal individuals...
  22. ncbi request reprint Infection or metal hypersensitivity? The diagnostic challenge of failure in metal-on-metal bearings
    John G Galbraith
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery, Cork University Hospital and St Mary s Orthopaedic Hospital, Cork, Ireland
    Acta Orthop Belg 77:145-51. 2011
    ....
  23. ncbi request reprint Spinal injuries in Irish rugby: a ten-year review
    M J Shelly
    National Spinal Injuries Unit, Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Eccle Street, Dublin 7, Ireland
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:771-5. 2006
    ..Most injuries were sustained during the tackle phase of play. Six players felt their injury was preventable. Eight are permanently disabled as a result of their injury...