Brad Petrisor

Summary

Affiliation: McMaster University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. pmc Extracorporeal shockwave therapy: A systematic review of its use in fracture management
    Ba Petrisor
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    Indian J Orthop 43:161-7. 2009
  2. pmc Attitudes towards chiropractic: an analysis of written comments from a survey of north american orthopaedic surgeons
    Jason W Busse
    The Institute for Work and Health, 481 University Avenue, Suite 800, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2E9, Canada
    Chiropr Man Therap 19:25. 2011
  3. pmc Fluid lavage in patients with open fracture wounds (FLOW): an international survey of 984 surgeons
    Brad Petrisor
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 9:7. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of metatarsal fractures
    Brad A Petrisor
    Hamilton Health Sciences, General Division, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8L2X2
    Foot Ankle Int 27:172-4. 2006
  5. doi request reprint The Radiographic Union Score for Hip (RUSH): the use of a checklist to evaluate hip fracture healing improves agreement between radiologists and orthopedic surgeons
    Mary M Chiavaras
    Department of Radiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Skeletal Radiol 42:1079-88. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessment of radiographic fracture healing in patients with operatively treated femoral neck fractures
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 27:e213-9. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Radiographs of hip fractures were digitally altered to mask surgeons to the type of implant without compromising the reliability of quality ratings or making the rating process more difficult
    Paul J Karanicolas
    Department of Surgery, The University of Western Ontario, University Hospital, Room C8 114, 339 Windermere Rd, London, Ontario N6A 5A5, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:214-223.e1. 2009
  8. pmc Predictors of nonunion and reoperation in patients with fractures of the tibia: an observational study
    Katie Fong
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:103. 2013
  9. pmc Barriers to and facilitators for screening women for intimate partner violence in surgical fracture clinics: a qualitative descriptive approach
    Sheila Sprague
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 293 Wellington St, N Suite 110, Hamilton, ON L8L 8E7, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:122. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Attitudes toward chiropractic: a survey of North American orthopedic surgeons
    Jason W Busse
    Institute for Work and Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:2818-25. 2009

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Extracorporeal shockwave therapy: A systematic review of its use in fracture management
    Ba Petrisor
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    Indian J Orthop 43:161-7. 2009
    ..Further research in this area in the form of a large-scale randomized trial is necessary to better answer the question of the effectiveness of extracorporeal shockwave therapy on union rates for both nonunions and acute fractures...
  2. pmc Attitudes towards chiropractic: an analysis of written comments from a survey of north american orthopaedic surgeons
    Jason W Busse
    The Institute for Work and Health, 481 University Avenue, Suite 800, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2E9, Canada
    Chiropr Man Therap 19:25. 2011
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  3. pmc Fluid lavage in patients with open fracture wounds (FLOW): an international survey of 984 surgeons
    Brad Petrisor
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 9:7. 2008
    ..Our objective was to clarify current opinion with regard to the irrigation of open fracture wounds...
  4. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of metatarsal fractures
    Brad A Petrisor
    Hamilton Health Sciences, General Division, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada L8L2X2
    Foot Ankle Int 27:172-4. 2006
    ..Metatarsal fractures are common injuries; however little has been written regarding their epidemiology in an adult population...
  5. doi request reprint The Radiographic Union Score for Hip (RUSH): the use of a checklist to evaluate hip fracture healing improves agreement between radiologists and orthopedic surgeons
    Mary M Chiavaras
    Department of Radiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Skeletal Radiol 42:1079-88. 2013
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Assessment of radiographic fracture healing in patients with operatively treated femoral neck fractures
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 27:e213-9. 2013
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Radiographs of hip fractures were digitally altered to mask surgeons to the type of implant without compromising the reliability of quality ratings or making the rating process more difficult
    Paul J Karanicolas
    Department of Surgery, The University of Western Ontario, University Hospital, Room C8 114, 339 Windermere Rd, London, Ontario N6A 5A5, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:214-223.e1. 2009
    ..To devise and test techniques to blind outcome assessors in trials of hip fracture fixation...
  8. pmc Predictors of nonunion and reoperation in patients with fractures of the tibia: an observational study
    Katie Fong
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:103. 2013
    ..We further aimed to evaluate the predictive value of a previously-developed prognostic index of three fracture characteristics on nonunion and reoperation rate...
  9. pmc Barriers to and facilitators for screening women for intimate partner violence in surgical fracture clinics: a qualitative descriptive approach
    Sheila Sprague
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 293 Wellington St, N Suite 110, Hamilton, ON L8L 8E7, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:122. 2013
    ..Using qualitative methods, this study aimed to explore the perceived barriers to IPV screening and potential facilitators for overcoming these barriers among orthopaedic surgeons and surgical trainees...
  10. ncbi request reprint Attitudes toward chiropractic: a survey of North American orthopedic surgeons
    Jason W Busse
    Institute for Work and Health, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:2818-25. 2009
    ..Questionnaire survey...
  11. pmc Resolving controversies in hip fracture care: the need for large collaborative trials in hip fractures
    Mohit Bhandari
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 23:479-84. 2009
    ..This manuscript will describe the need, the information, the organization, and the accomplishments to date of the International Hip Fracture Research Collaborative...
  12. pmc Radiographic union score for hip substantially improves agreement between surgeons and radiologists
    Mohit Bhandari
    McMaster University, 1280 Main Street West, Hamilton, Ontario, L8S 4L8, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:70. 2013
    ..Secondary objectives included evaluating a checklist designed to assess hip fracture healing and determining whether agreement improved when reviewers were aware of the timing of the x-rays in relation to the patients' surgery...
  13. doi request reprint Send it: study of e-mail etiquette and notions from doctors in training
    Sarah Resendes
    Department of Population Medicine, University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada
    J Surg Educ 69:393-403. 2012
    ..We reasoned that our study would provide empiric data to support recommendations for e-mail etiquette, focusing specifically on doctors in training...
  14. doi request reprint Screening for intimate partner violence in orthopedic patients: a comparison of three screening tools
    Sheila Sprague
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Interpers Violence 27:881-98. 2012
    ..Identification of IPV may be under-estimated by the WAST and PVS screening tools. Our findings suggest direct questioning may increase the frequency of disclosure of IPV among women attending outpatient orthopaedic clinics...
  15. ncbi request reprint Operative management of displaced femoral neck fractures in elderly patients. An international survey
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Surgery, Hamilton Health Sciences General Hospital, 237 Barton Street East, 7 North, Suite 727, Hamilton, Ontario L8L 2X2, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2122-30. 2005
    ..Our objective was to clarify current opinion with regard to the operative treatment of displaced fractures of the femoral neck...
  16. pmc Emotional intelligence in orthopedic surgery residents
    Kevin Chan
    the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont
    Can J Surg 57:89-93. 2014
    ..Despite the proposed benefits, to our knowledge, there have been no previous studies on the role of EI in orthopedic surgery. We evaluated baseline data on EI in a cohort of orthopedic surgery residents...
  17. pmc Development and preliminary validation of a Function IndeX for Trauma (FIX-IT)
    Mohit Bhandari
    the Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, and the Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
    Can J Surg 56:E114-20. 2013
    ..The new Function IndeX for Trauma (FIX-IT) score provides a simple, standardized approach to assess weight-bearing and pain in patients with lower extremity fractures. We conducted an initial validation of the FIX-IT score...
  18. ncbi request reprint User's guide to a meta-analysis about an orthopaedic implant
    Laura Quigley
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 17:121-33. 2007
    ..Meta-analyses are useful for synthesizing the results of multiple primary studies and can provide excellent evidence for clinical decisions; however, it is important that methodological flaws are limited...
  19. ncbi request reprint The value of washers in cannulated screw fixation of femoral neck fractures
    Michael Zlowodzki
    Orthopaedic Research Unit, Division of Orthopedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 59:969-75. 2005
    ..Given the limited evidence to support the technical aspects of screw placement for treatment of femoral neck fractures, we conducted an observational study to evaluate demographic and radiographic variables associated with fixation failure...
  20. ncbi request reprint Roads in India: safety and knowledge cross-sectional evaluation
    Raman Mundi
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada and Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 28:S30-2. 2014
    ..We performed an image-based survey of 3 major roadways in New Delhi, India, to evaluate collision-prone vehicle and pedestrian behaviors...
  21. pmc Outcome measurements in orthopedic
    Mohit Bhandari
    Departments of Surgery, Divisions of Orthopedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Indian J Orthop 41:32-6. 2007
    ..However, regardless of the type of outcome, investigators should always use the most 'patient-important' outcome and limit bias in its determination...
  22. ncbi request reprint Predictors of reoperation following operative management of fractures of the tibial shaft
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 17:353-61. 2003
    ..Accurate prediction of likelihood of reoperation in patients with tibial shaft fractures would facilitate optimal management. Previous studies were limited by small sample sizes and noncomprehensive examination of possible risk factors...
  23. pmc Prophylactic antibiotic regimens in tumor surgery (PARITY) survey
    Khaled Hasan
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 13:91. 2012
    ....
  24. pmc Bone stimulation for fracture healing: What's all the fuss?
    Galkowski Victoria
    Center for Bone Healing and Research, Performance Physiotherapy, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Indian J Orthop 43:117-20. 2009
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Misconceptions about practicing evidence-based orthopedic surgery
    Rudolf W Poolman
    Division of Orthopedic Surgery, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Orthop 78:2-11. 2007
  26. ncbi request reprint Principles of teaching evidence-based medicine
    Brad A Petrisor
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Injury 37:335-9. 2006
    ..Teaching this process and its necessary content requires as with everything else, dedication, knowledge and practice. The best way to teach both patient care and EBM is by example...