Michael D McKee

Summary

Affiliation: St. Michael's Hospital
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of an antibiotic-impregnated, osteoconductive, bioabsorbable bone substitute in the treatment of infected long bone defects: early results of a prospective trial
    Michael D McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 16:622-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Deficits following nonoperative treatment of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures
    Michael D McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:35-40. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Outcomes following plate fixation of fractures of both bones of the forearm in adults
    Kurt P Droll
    St Michael s Hospital, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2619-24. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Residual subluxation of the elbow after dislocation or fracture-dislocation: treatment with active elbow exercises and avoidance of varus stress
    Andrew D Duckworth
    General Surgery Department, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 17:276-80. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of surgery for rotator cuff disease on general health status. Results of a prospective trial
    M D McKee
    Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 82:970-9. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient-oriented functional outcome after repair of distal biceps tendon ruptures using a single-incision technique
    Michael D McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:302-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Standard surgical protocol to treat elbow dislocations with radial head and coronoid fractures. Surgical technique
    Michael D McKee
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:22-32. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The pathoanatomy of lateral ligamentous disruption in complex elbow instability
    Michael D McKee
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 12:391-6. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of humeral condylar resection on strength and functional outcome after semiconstrained total elbow arthroplasty
    Michael D McKee
    Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:802-7. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Midshaft malunions of the clavicle
    Michael D McKee
    Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:790-7. 2003

Detail Information

Publications78

  1. ncbi request reprint The use of an antibiotic-impregnated, osteoconductive, bioabsorbable bone substitute in the treatment of infected long bone defects: early results of a prospective trial
    Michael D McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 16:622-7. 2002
    ..We sought to evaluate the use of a bioabsorbable, tobramycin-impregnated bone graft substitute (calcium sulfate alpha-hemihydrate pellets) in the treatment of patients with infected bony defects and nonunions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Deficits following nonoperative treatment of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures
    Michael D McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:35-40. 2006
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Outcomes following plate fixation of fractures of both bones of the forearm in adults
    Kurt P Droll
    St Michael s Hospital, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2619-24. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate patient-based functional outcomes and to objectively measure strength following plate fixation of fractures of both bones of the forearm...
  4. ncbi request reprint Residual subluxation of the elbow after dislocation or fracture-dislocation: treatment with active elbow exercises and avoidance of varus stress
    Andrew D Duckworth
    General Surgery Department, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 17:276-80. 2008
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The effect of surgery for rotator cuff disease on general health status. Results of a prospective trial
    M D McKee
    Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 82:970-9. 2000
    ..We conducted a prospective trial to determine the effect of surgery for rotator cuff disease on general health status...
  6. ncbi request reprint Patient-oriented functional outcome after repair of distal biceps tendon ruptures using a single-incision technique
    Michael D McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:302-6. 2005
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Standard surgical protocol to treat elbow dislocations with radial head and coronoid fractures. Surgical technique
    Michael D McKee
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:22-32. 2005
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The pathoanatomy of lateral ligamentous disruption in complex elbow instability
    Michael D McKee
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 12:391-6. 2003
    ..Repair of these lateral soft-tissue structures should be an integral part of the surgical strategy for elbow dislocations and fracture-dislocations that require operative treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of humeral condylar resection on strength and functional outcome after semiconstrained total elbow arthroplasty
    Michael D McKee
    Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:802-7. 2003
    ..We are not aware of any previous study in which this issue has been investigated with use of standardized, objective testing of muscle strength...
  10. ncbi request reprint Midshaft malunions of the clavicle
    Michael D McKee
    Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:790-7. 2003
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome following surgical treatment of intra-articular distal humeral fractures through a posterior approach
    M D McKee
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 82:1701-7. 2000
    ....
  12. pmc Prognostic factors for predicting outcomes after intramedullary nailing of the tibia
    Emil H Schemitsch
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, St Michael s Hospital, Suite 800, 55 Queen Street East, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1786-93. 2012
    ..Using the SPRINT data, we conducted an investigation of baseline and surgical factors to determine any associations with an increased risk of adverse events within one year of intramedullary nailing...
  13. doi request reprint Development of the radiographic union score for tibial fractures for the assessment of tibial fracture healing after intramedullary fixation
    Daniel B Whelan
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 68:629-32. 2010
    ..Because there is no "gold standard," it was hypothesized that the RUST score would provide substantial improvements compared with previous scores presented in the literature...
  14. doi request reprint Biomechanical evaluation of extramedullary versus intramedullary fixation for reverse obliquity intertrochanteric fractures
    Paul R T Kuzyk
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 23:31-8. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the 135-degree hip screw, 95-degree hip screw, and intramedullary hip screw (IMHS) for fixation of reverse obliquity intertrochanteric fractures...
  15. ncbi request reprint Does delay matter? The restoration of objectively measured shoulder strength and patient-oriented outcome after immediate fixation versus delayed reconstruction of displaced midshaft fractures of the clavicle
    Jeffrey M Potter
    Division of Orthopaedics, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:514-8. 2007
    ..This information should not be used to justify primary operative repair in isolation but is useful in decision-making when counseling patients with displaced midshaft fractures of the clavicle...
  16. doi request reprint Bone morphogenetic proteins in open fractures: past, present, and future
    Aaron Nauth
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, St Michael s Hospital, Suite 800, 55 Queen Street East, Toronto, Ontario, M5C 1R6, Canada
    Injury 40:S27-31. 2009
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Standard surgical protocol to treat elbow dislocations with radial head and coronoid fractures
    David M W Pugh
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:1122-30. 2004
    ....
  18. doi request reprint Combined single-stage osseous and soft tissue reconstruction of the tibia with the Ilizarov method and tissue transfer
    Michael D McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 22:183-9. 2008
    ..To determine the outcome of single-stage soft tissue and osseous reconstruction using the Ilizarov method and soft-tissue transfer...
  19. doi request reprint Distal humeral fractures in adults
    Aaron Nauth
    St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:686-700. 2011
    ..Displaced coronal shear fractures of the distal humeral articular surface require operative fixation, most typically via a lateral approach...
  20. ncbi request reprint A preliminary biomechanical study of cyclic preconditioning effects on canine cadaveric whole femurs
    Rad Zdero
    Martin Orthopaedic Biomechanics Lab, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada, M5B 1W8
    J Biomech Eng 134:094502. 2012
    ..This is the first study to measure the effects of mechanical preconditioning on whole bones, having some practical implications on research practices...
  21. ncbi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation compared with circular fixator application for bicondylar tibial plateau fractures. Surgical technique
    Jeremy A Hall
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:74-88. 2009
    ..To our knowledge, there has been no direct comparison of the two operative approaches...
  22. doi request reprint The influence of the number of cortices of screw purchase and ankle position in Weber C ankle fracture fixation
    Markku T Nousiainen
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 22:473-8. 2008
    ..This study sought to determine the effect of the number of cortices of screw purchase and ankle position on syndesmosis width and tibiotalar rotation in Weber C ankle fracture fixation...
  23. doi request reprint The effect of cement mixing time on the biomechanics of cement augmented plated fractures in canine femora
    Chris H Gallimore
    Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 22:637-42. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the effect of cement mixing time and, hence, cement viscosity on the biomechanical behavior of femoral fracture fixation...
  24. doi request reprint Ideal tibial intramedullary nail insertion point varies with tibial rotation
    Richard M Walker
    Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopaedics, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 25:726-30. 2011
    ..The aim of the study was to investigate how superior entry point varies with tibial rotation and to identify landmarks that can be used to identify suitable radiographs for successful intramedullary nail insertion...
  25. pmc Use of both Short Musculoskeletal Function Assessment questionnaire and Short Form-36 among tibial-fracture patients was redundant
    Jason W Busse
    Institute for Work and Health, 481 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Epidemiol 62:1210-7. 2009
    ..To compare the Short Musculoskeletal Function Assessment Dysfunction Index (SMFA DI) and the Short Form-36 Physical Component Summary (SF-36 PCS) scores among patients undergoing operative management of tibial fractures...
  26. ncbi request reprint Compression plating versus intramedullary nailing of humeral shaft fractures--a meta-analysis
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, McMaster Univerisity, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Orthop 77:279-84. 2006
    ..A meta-analysis of existing trials would improve inferences regarding the treatment effect...
  27. doi request reprint A multicenter, prospective, randomized, controlled trial of open reduction--internal fixation versus total elbow arthroplasty for displaced intra-articular distal humeral fractures in elderly patients
    Michael D McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, St Michael s Hospital and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 18:3-12. 2009
    ..Elderly patients have an increased baseline DASH score and appear to accommodate to objective limitations in function with time...
  28. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary versus extramedullary fixation for subtrochanteric femur fractures
    Paul R T Kuzyk
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 23:465-70. 2009
    ..Both intramedullary and extramedullary internal fixation has been advocated for the treatment of subtrochanteric femur fractures. Is there clinical evidence to recommend one method of internal fixation over the other?..
  29. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial of distal radius fractures with metaphyseal displacement but without joint incongruity: closed reduction and casting versus closed reduction, spanning external fixation, and optional percutaneous K-wires
    Hans J Kreder
    University of Toronto, Division of Orthopaedics, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 20:115-21. 2006
    ..To compare closed reduction and casting with closed reduction and external fixation with optional K-wire fixation for distal radius fractures with metaphyseal displacement but without joint incongruity...
  30. ncbi request reprint Midshaft malunions of the clavicle. Surgical technique
    Michael D McKee
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:37-43. 2004
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint A prospective, randomized clinical trial comparing an antibiotic-impregnated bioabsorbable bone substitute with standard antibiotic-impregnated cement beads in the treatment of chronic osteomyelitis and infected nonunion
    Michael D McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 24:483-90. 2010
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of plate osteosynthesis systems for proximal humerus fractures
    James P Lever
    Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, and Martin Orthopaedic Biomechanics Laboratory, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 22:23-9. 2008
    ..To biomechanically assess five proximal, humeral, fracture-plate-fixation systems...
  33. doi request reprint Current perspectives in the treatment of periprosthetic upper extremity fractures
    Niloofar Dehghan
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 25:S71-6. 2011
    ..In cases of nonunion, surgical treatment is recommended. This article describes the current literature related to periprosthetic fractures around the shoulder and the elbow...
  34. doi request reprint Nonoperative treatment compared with plate fixation of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures. Surgical technique
    Sahal A Altamimi
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1-8. 2008
    ..We sought to compare patient-oriented outcome and complication rates following nonoperative treatment and those after plate fixation of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures...
  35. doi request reprint Management of acute clavicle fractures
    Won Kim
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Michaels Hospital and the University of Toronto, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Ontario M5C 1R6, Canada
    Orthop Clin North Am 39:491-505, vii. 2008
    ..Furthermore, certain types of clavicular injuries result in suboptimal outcomes when managed nonoperatively. This article is based on the currently available clinical evidence on the evolving management of acute clavicle fractures...
  36. doi request reprint Flail chest injuries: a review of outcomes and treatment practices from the National Trauma Data Bank
    Niloofar Dehghan
    From the Division of Orthopaedics N D, M d M, E H S, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital Division of General Surgery C D M, Department of Surgery, and Department of Surgery A N, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 76:462-8. 2014
    ..Our goals were to investigate the prevalence, current treatment practices, and outcomes of flail chest injuries in polytrauma patients...
  37. doi request reprint The radiographic quantification of scapular malalignment after malunion of displaced clavicular shaft fractures
    Bill Ristevski
    Trauma Service, Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, Hamilton General Hospital, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 22:240-6. 2013
    ..The purpose of our study was to quantify the scapular malalignment in patients with midshaft clavicle malunions showing scapular winging...
  38. ncbi request reprint The effect of smoking on clinical outcome and complication rates following Ilizarov reconstruction
    Michael D McKee
    Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 17:663-7. 2003
    ..To determine the effect of smoking on outcome and complication rates following Ilizarov reconstruction...
  39. doi request reprint Clavicle fractures in 2010: sling/swathe or open reduction and internal fixation?
    Michael D McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    Orthop Clin North Am 41:225-31. 2010
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Methods of operative fixation of the acromio-clavicular joint: a biomechanical comparison
    Alison J McConnell
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 21:248-53. 2007
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Humeral shaft split fracture around proximal humeral locking plates: a report of two cases
    Jeremy A Hall
    Upper Extremity Reconstruction Service, Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 20:710-4. 2006
    ..Each patient failed early in the postoperative period and was revised to fixation with compression plating techniques, with uneventful union...
  42. doi request reprint Operative versus nonoperative care of displaced midshaft clavicular fractures: a meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials
    Robbin C McKee
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:675-84. 2012
    ..We reviewed randomized clinical trials of operative versus nonoperative treatment of these fractures, and pooled the functional outcome and complication rates to arrive at summary estimates of these outcomes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Complex fractures of the proximal ulna: the critical importance of the coronoid fragment
    Robbin C McKee
    Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Instr Course Lect 61:227-33. 2012
    ..Information on identifying, reducing, and fixing the coronoid fragment in complex proximal ulnar fractures will help the treating orthopaedic surgeon maximize results with this difficult injury pattern...
  44. pmc Function plateaus by one year in patients with surgically treated displaced midshaft clavicle fractures
    Laura A Schemitsch
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Suite 800, 55 Queen Street E, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1R6, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:3351-5. 2011
    ..Whether better function persists beyond 1 year is unclear...
  45. ncbi request reprint Effect of distal humeral varus deformity on strain in the lateral ulnar collateral ligament and ulnohumeral joint stability
    Murray J Beuerlein
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:2235-42. 2004
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Salvage of failed hip fracture fixation
    Mark Angelini
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 23:471-8. 2009
    ..Overall, salvage of nonunions of femoral neck and intertrochanteric hip fractures in properly selected patients can provide patients with good to excellent results...
  47. ncbi request reprint Advances in the management of humeral nonunion
    David M W Pugh
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 11:48-59. 2003
    ..Shoulder hemiarthroplasty and semiconstrained total elbow arthroplasty are viable options for irreversible joint damage. Advances in preoperative evaluation and surgical reconstruction have improved functional outcomes...
  48. doi request reprint Interobserver reliability of the young-burgess and tile classification systems for fractures of the pelvic ring
    Henry Koo
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery and daggerMartin Orthopaedic Biomechanics Lab, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 22:379-84. 2008
    ..The reliability of several radiographic findings was also tested...
  49. ncbi request reprint Treatment of osteopenic humeral shaft nonunion with compression plating, humeral cortical allograft struts, and bone grafting
    Andrew P Van Houwelingen
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 19:36-42. 2005
    ..4 months (range 2-6 months). Our method using onlay allograft struts can provide an effective alternative in the management of humeral shaft nonunion complicated by severe osteopenia of various etiologies...
  50. ncbi request reprint Valgus instability of the elbow due to medial epicondyle nonunion: treatment by fragment excision and ligament repair--a report of 5 cases
    Andrew D Gilchrist
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, St Michael s Hospital, Suite 800, 55 Queen Street E, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5C 1R6
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 11:493-7. 2002
    ..On the basis of our experience with these 5 patients, it appears that excision of the nonunion fragment and repair of the medial collateral ligament to the distal humerus can provide satisfactory outcomes in these patients...
  51. doi request reprint Managing bone defects
    Aaron Nauth
    Department of Surgery, Division of Orthopaedics, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 25:462-6. 2011
    ..This article reviews the available evidence for the different treatment options available for the management of bone defects...
  52. doi request reprint Fluid lavage of open wounds (FLOW): a multicenter, blinded, factorial pilot trial comparing alternative irrigating solutions and pressures in patients with open fractures
    Bradley Petrisor
    McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 71:596-606. 2011
    ..We compared the use of castile soap versus normal saline and high- versus low-pressure pulsatile lavage on the rates of reoperations and complications in patients with open fracture wounds...
  53. ncbi request reprint Recombinant human bone morphogenic protein-7: applications for clinical trauma
    Michael D McKee
    St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 19:S26-8. 2005
    ..This article summarizes the results obtained from three recent clinical trials, which suggest that rhBMP-7 is useful in the treatment of tibial nonunion, long bone nonunion, and open tibial shaft fractures...
  54. doi request reprint Generalized ligamentous laxity as a predisposing factor for primary traumatic anterior shoulder dislocation
    Jaskarndip Chahal
    University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 19:1238-42. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that generalized ligamentous laxity and increased shoulder external rotation would be more common in individuals with first-time traumatic shoulder dislocations compared with controls...
  55. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive hip fracture surgery: are outcomes better?
    Paul R T Kuzyk
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 23:447-53. 2009
    ....
  56. doi request reprint Calcium sulfates: what is the evidence?
    Murray J S Beuerlein
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 24:S46-51. 2010
    ..Further high-quality randomized and prospective clinical trials are required to define the role of calcium sulphate in modern orthopaedics...
  57. ncbi request reprint Posterolateral rotatory instability of the elbow following radial head resection
    Jeremy A Hall
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, Ontario M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1571-9. 2005
    ..We believe that this instability is secondary to unrecognized lateral ulnar collateral ligament deficiency...
  58. ncbi request reprint Sliding osteotomy for deformity correction following malunion of volarly displaced distal radial fractures
    Georgios C Thivaios
    Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 17:326-33. 2003
    ..To determine the outcome after a sliding osteotomy for deformity correction following malunion of volarly displaced distal radius fractures...
  59. pmc Residents' quality of life during an orthopedic trauma rotation: a multicentre prospective observational study
    Ali Zahrai
    Division of Orthopedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    Can J Surg 51:190-6. 2008
    ..The impact of stressors on health-related quality of life has not been evaluated among orthopedic surgical residents. The current study aimed to determine predictors of unsatisfactory resident quality of life during trauma rotations...
  60. ncbi request reprint External fixation of distal radius fractures
    Jubin B Payandeh
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5C 1R6
    Orthop Clin North Am 38:187-92, vi. 2007
    ..This article discusses the indications and technique of fracture treatment with external fixation and, when required, adjuvant percutaneous pins...
  61. pmc Kienböck's disease: an unusual cause of wrist pain in a 13-year-old girl
    Richard T Hurley
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Toronto, St Michael s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Surg 51:E13-4. 2008
  62. pmc Scapholunate instability following dorsal wrist ganglion excision: a case report
    Hossein Mehdian
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Iowa Orthop J 25:203-6. 2005
  63. ncbi request reprint Fracture-dislocation of the elbow: diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis
    A Zaher Saati
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Suite 800, 55 Queen Street East, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Hand Clin 20:405-14. 2004
    ..Operative repair thus is indicated for most of these injuries to restore sufficient osseoligamentous support to allow safe, early motion and provide a stable functional elbow in the long term...
  64. doi request reprint Effect of human vascular endothelial growth factor gene transfer on endogenous vascular endothelial growth factor mRNA expression in a rat fibroblast and osteoblast culture model
    Ru Li
    Musculoskeletal Research Laboratory, St Michael s Hospital, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 24:547-51. 2010
    ..The aim of this project was to examine the effect of exogenous human VEGF on the endogenous rat VEGF messenger RNA (mRNA) expression in a cell-based gene transfer model...
  65. pmc The use of postoperative bone scintigraphy to predict graft retention
    Kurt P Droll
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Can J Surg 50:261-5. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the use of bone scintigraphy to predict graft retention after vascularized fibular grafting for osteonecrosis of the hip...
  66. ncbi request reprint Growth factors--BMPs, DBMs, and buffy coat products: are there any proven differences amongst them?
    Christian J H Veillette
    Division of Orthopedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Canada
    Injury 38:S38-48. 2007
    ..In particular, the differences amongst osteoinductive factors synthesized by recombinant gene technology, or derived from demineralized bone matrix or platelet rich plasma requires clarification...
  67. ncbi request reprint Four part fractures of the proximal humerus
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 18:126-7. 2004
    ..Treatment options for these displaced fractures include nonoperative treatment, open reduction and internal fixation, and arthroplasty. Presently, there is a lack of consensus on the optimal management strategy for this complex injury...
  68. pmc Distinguishing transient osteoporosis of the hip from avascular necrosis
    Anita Balakrishnan
    Upper Extremity Reconstructive Service, St Michael s Hospital and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont
    Can J Surg 46:187-92. 2003
    ..Michael's Hospital, University of Toronto...
  69. ncbi request reprint Femoral intramedullary nailing: comparison of fracture-table and manual traction. a prospective, randomized study
    David J G Stephen
    University of Toronto Orthopaedic Trauma Research Group, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1514-21. 2002
    ..We evaluated the quality of the reduction, operative time, complications, and functional status of the patient...
  70. ncbi request reprint The long-term functional outcome of operatively treated tibial plateau fractures
    D G Stevens
    St. Michael's Hospital, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Orthop Trauma 15:312-20. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Open reduction and internal fixation is a satisfactory technique for the treatment of displaced fractures of the tibial plateau, particularly for patients younger than forty years...
  71. ncbi request reprint Determinants of functional outcome after simple and complex acetabular fractures involving the posterior wall
    H J Kreder
    Division of Orthopaedics, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, and St Michael s Hospital, Suite MG365, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada M4N 3M5
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:776-82. 2006
    ..It may be appropriate to consider immediate total hip replacement for patients aged > 50 years with marginal impaction and comminution of the wall, since 7 of 13 (54%) of these required early hip replacement...
  72. ncbi request reprint Displaced fractures of the lateral epicondyle of the humerus and posterolateral rotatory instability of the elbow
    Michael D McKee
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1165-6; author reply 1166. 2003
  73. ncbi request reprint Fracture and nonunion of the olecranon in total elbow arthroplasty
    Guido Marra
    Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 15:486-94. 2006
    ..While fracture and nonunion of the olecranon have been reported in patients undergoing total elbow arthroplasty, little information exists about the management and outcome of these cases...
  74. ncbi request reprint Unstable elbow dislocations
    Andrew D Duckworth
    Edinburgh University Medical School, Edinburgh, UK
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 17:281-6. 2008
    ..A small percentage of elbow dislocations require operative treatment. Ligament repair alone may not be sufficient, and protection with a hinged external fixator is recommended...
  75. ncbi request reprint Difficult elbow fractures: pearls and pitfalls
    SHAWN W O'DRISCOLL
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Instr Course Lect 52:113-34. 2003
    ..Articular injury to the radial head is commonly more severe than noted on plain radiographs. Fracture fragments are often anterior. Implants applied to the surface of the radial head must be placed in a safe zone...
  76. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute midshaft clavicle fractures: systematic review of 2144 fractures: on behalf of the Evidence-Based Orthopaedic Trauma Working Group
    Michael Zlowodzki
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55101, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:504-7. 2005
    ..Most surgeons prefer nonoperative treatment of nondisplaced midshaft clavicle fractures. However, the optimal treatment option for isolated acute displaced midshaft clavicle fractures remains controversial...
  77. pmc Clinical applications of BMP-7/OP-1 in fractures, nonunions and spinal fusion
    Andrew P White
    Carl J Shapiro Department of Orthopaedics, Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Stoneman 10, 330 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    Int Orthop 31:735-41. 2007
    ..Clearly the use of BMPs in orthopaedics is still in its formative stage, but the data suggest an exciting and promising future for the development of new therapeutic applications...
  78. ncbi request reprint Total hip arthroplasty following failure of free vascularized fibular graft
    Edward T Davis
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:110-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to document the clinical and radiographic results of total hip arthroplasty performed following failure of a free vascularized fibular grafting procedure...