Christine Alvarez

Summary

Affiliation: University of British Columbia
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of idiopathic clubfoot utilizing botulinum A toxin: a new method and its short-term outcomes
    Christine M Alvarez
    University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Division of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Department of Orthopaedics, Children s and Women s Hospital of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:229-35. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The genotype-phenotype correlation of hereditary multiple exostoses
    C Alvarez
    Department of Orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Genet 70:122-30. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Classification of idiopathic toe walking based on gait analysis: development and application of the ITW severity classification
    Christine Alvarez
    UBC, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics, BC Children s Hospital, A203 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4, Canada
    Gait Posture 26:428-35. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the anatomic burden of patients with hereditary multiple exostoses
    Christine M Alvarez
    University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Division of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Department of Orthopaedics, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 462:73-9. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Normative data for the dynamic pedobarographic profiles of children
    Christine Alvarez
    University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics, BC Children s Hospital, A203 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3V4, Canada
    Gait Posture 28:309-15. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Review of current methods used in the treatment of clubfoot at initial presentation and at recurrence
    Christine Alvarez
    Department of Orthopaedics, BC Children s Hospital, Room A203, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3V4, Canada
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:107-14. 2008
  7. doi request reprint The use of botulinum type A toxin in the treatment of idiopathic clubfoot: 5-year follow-up
    Christine M Alvarez
    Department of Orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, Canada
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:570-5. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint A prospective, double-blind, randomized clinical trial comparing subacromial injection of betamethasone and xylocaine to xylocaine alone in chronic rotator cuff tendinosis
    Christine M Alvarez
    B C Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Sports Med 33:255-62. 2005

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of idiopathic clubfoot utilizing botulinum A toxin: a new method and its short-term outcomes
    Christine M Alvarez
    University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Division of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Department of Orthopaedics, Children s and Women s Hospital of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:229-35. 2005
    ..The use of BTX-A as an adjunctive therapy in the noninvasive approach of manipulation and casting in idiopathic clubfoot is a safe and effective treatment...
  2. ncbi request reprint The genotype-phenotype correlation of hereditary multiple exostoses
    C Alvarez
    Department of Orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
    Clin Genet 70:122-30. 2006
    ..A genotype-phenotype correlation exists in HME, with patients with EXT 1 mutations having a higher degree of anatomical burden...
  3. ncbi request reprint Classification of idiopathic toe walking based on gait analysis: development and application of the ITW severity classification
    Christine Alvarez
    UBC, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics, BC Children s Hospital, A203 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4, Canada
    Gait Posture 26:428-35. 2007
    ..This classification allowed for the quantitative description of the idiopathic toe walking pattern as well as the delineation of three distinct types of ITW patients (mild, moderate, and severe)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the anatomic burden of patients with hereditary multiple exostoses
    Christine M Alvarez
    University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Division of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Department of Orthopaedics, British Columbia Children s Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 462:73-9. 2007
    ..EXT1 patients were shorter. All limb segments tended to be shorter for EXT1 subjects. EXT1 subjects showed more anatomic burden with respect to lesion quality and height...
  5. doi request reprint Normative data for the dynamic pedobarographic profiles of children
    Christine Alvarez
    University of British Columbia, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedics, BC Children s Hospital, A203 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3V4, Canada
    Gait Posture 28:309-15. 2008
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  6. ncbi request reprint Review of current methods used in the treatment of clubfoot at initial presentation and at recurrence
    Christine Alvarez
    Department of Orthopaedics, BC Children s Hospital, Room A203, 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3V4, Canada
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:107-14. 2008
    ..Second, the management of the recurrent clubfoot is discussed in terms of methods used to address specific deformities...
  7. doi request reprint The use of botulinum type A toxin in the treatment of idiopathic clubfoot: 5-year follow-up
    Christine M Alvarez
    Department of Orthopaedics, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC, Canada
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:570-5. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to report the 5-year outcomes of the updated cohort of 44 patients with 65 idiopathic clubfeet treated with manipulation, casting, and Botulinum toxin A (BTX-A)...
  8. ncbi request reprint A prospective, double-blind, randomized clinical trial comparing subacromial injection of betamethasone and xylocaine to xylocaine alone in chronic rotator cuff tendinosis
    Christine M Alvarez
    B C Children s Hospital, Vancouver, Canada
    Am J Sports Med 33:255-62. 2005
    ..Rotator cuff tendinosis is a common problem with significant health and economic effects. Nonoperative management includes the widespread use of subacromial steroid injections despite the lack of evidence of its efficacy...