Kingsley R Chin

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Effects of misalignment on static torsional strength of anterior cervical plate systems
    Kingsley R Chin
    Institute for Modern and Innovative Surgery, 1100 W Oakland Park Blvd, Suite 3, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 13:1544-8. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Lag screw fixation of remote bilateral pedicle fractures of the fourth and fifth lumbar vertebrae after a single gunshot wound: a case report and technical pearl
    Kingsley R Chin
    The Spine Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine J 10:136-40. 2010
  3. doi request reprint The manubrium as an external guide for centralizing anterior cervical plates: technique tips and initial experience
    Kingsley R Chin
    The Institute for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery iMIS, Palm Beach, FL, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:E244-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk of progression in de novo low-magnitude degenerative lumbar curves: natural history and literature review
    Kingsley R Chin
    Institute for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery iMIS, West Palm Beach, Florida 33480, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:404-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint A rare anterior sacral osteochondroma presenting as sciatica in an adult: a case report and review of the literature
    Kingsley R Chin
    The Spine Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine J 10:e1-4. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Myelographic evaluation of cervical spondylosis: patient tolerance and complications
    Kingsley R Chin
    Division of Spine Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, PA 19104, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:334-7. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Less exposure surgery for multilevel anterior cervical fusion using 2 transverse incisions
    Kingsley R Chin
    Institute for Modern and Innovative Surgery, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 17:194-8. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Role of plate thickness as a cause of dysphagia after anterior cervical fusion
    Kingsley R Chin
    Division of Spine Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:2585-90. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Success of lumbar microdiscectomy in patients with modic changes and low-back pain: a prospective pilot study
    Kingsley R Chin
    Spine Surgery Service, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:139-44. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord compression in a patient with multiple hereditary exostoses caused by breast adenocarcinoma metastatic to osteochondromas of the spine: case report
    Nirav K Pandya
    Spine Surgery and Orthopaedic Oncology Services, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E920-4. 2006

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  1. doi request reprint Effects of misalignment on static torsional strength of anterior cervical plate systems
    Kingsley R Chin
    Institute for Modern and Innovative Surgery, 1100 W Oakland Park Blvd, Suite 3, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 13:1544-8. 2013
    ..There is little understanding of cervical plate misalignment as a risk factor for plate failure at the plate-screw-bone interface...
  2. doi request reprint Lag screw fixation of remote bilateral pedicle fractures of the fourth and fifth lumbar vertebrae after a single gunshot wound: a case report and technical pearl
    Kingsley R Chin
    The Spine Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine J 10:136-40. 2010
    ..Of the injuries involving the lumbar spine, pedicle fractures are among the least common; those involving bilateral pedicles are rare...
  3. doi request reprint The manubrium as an external guide for centralizing anterior cervical plates: technique tips and initial experience
    Kingsley R Chin
    The Institute for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery iMIS, Palm Beach, FL, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:E244-7. 2010
    ..Technique tips and retrospective review of prospectively collected data...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk of progression in de novo low-magnitude degenerative lumbar curves: natural history and literature review
    Kingsley R Chin
    Institute for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery iMIS, West Palm Beach, Florida 33480, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:404-9. 2009
    ..Small curves can progress and therefore should be individualized in the context of other risk factors...
  5. doi request reprint A rare anterior sacral osteochondroma presenting as sciatica in an adult: a case report and review of the literature
    Kingsley R Chin
    The Spine Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine J 10:e1-4. 2010
    ..To the best of our knowledge, en bloc excision of a solitary osteochondroma of the anterior sacrum in an adult patient has not been previously reported in a peer-reviewed journal...
  6. doi request reprint Myelographic evaluation of cervical spondylosis: patient tolerance and complications
    Kingsley R Chin
    Division of Spine Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, PA 19104, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:334-7. 2008
    ..Retrospective chart review of documented adverse events in 637 consecutive patients after computed tomogram myelography and follow-up interview of the most recent 100 of these patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Less exposure surgery for multilevel anterior cervical fusion using 2 transverse incisions
    Kingsley R Chin
    Institute for Modern and Innovative Surgery, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 17:194-8. 2012
    ..By using the 2-incision technique, the authors made the surgery technically easier and diminished the amount of esophageal retraction otherwise needed through 1 long transverse or longitudinal incision. A skin bridge of 3 cm was safe...
  8. ncbi request reprint Role of plate thickness as a cause of dysphagia after anterior cervical fusion
    Kingsley R Chin
    Division of Spine Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:2585-90. 2007
    ..Prospective radiographic analysis with clinical correlates...
  9. doi request reprint Success of lumbar microdiscectomy in patients with modic changes and low-back pain: a prospective pilot study
    Kingsley R Chin
    Spine Surgery Service, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:139-44. 2008
    ..Prospective case controlled...
  10. ncbi request reprint Spinal cord compression in a patient with multiple hereditary exostoses caused by breast adenocarcinoma metastatic to osteochondromas of the spine: case report
    Nirav K Pandya
    Spine Surgery and Orthopaedic Oncology Services, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E920-4. 2006
    ..Case report...
  11. ncbi request reprint Controlled cervical extension osteotomy for ankylosing spondylitis utilizing the Jackson operating table: technical note
    Kingsley R Chin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:1926-9. 2007
    ..Technical note...
  12. doi request reprint Preoperative narcotic use as a predictor of clinical outcome: results following anterior cervical arthrodesis
    J Todd R Lawrence
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2074-8. 2008
    ..Prognostic Study, Level II (Retrospective review of prospectively collected data)...
  13. doi request reprint Postoperative magnetic resonance imaging assessment for potential compressive effects of retained posterior longitudinal ligament after anterior cervical fusions: a cross-sectional study
    Kingsley R Chin
    Institute for Modern and Innovative Surgery iMIS, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:253-6. 2013
    ..A cross-sectional study...
  14. doi request reprint The mandibular angle as a landmark for identification of cervical spinal level
    Joshua D Auerbach
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:1006-11. 2009
    ..Retrospective radiographic review...
  15. ncbi request reprint Risk for infection after anterior cervical fusion: prevention with iodophor-impregnated incision drapes
    Kingsley R Chin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:433-5. 2007
    ..Need for iodophor-impregnated incision drapes during anterior cervical fusion was not demonstrated. These drapes added unnecessary cost and may decrease skin mobility, making adequate exposure more difficult...
  16. ncbi request reprint Changes in the iliac crest-lumbar relationship from standing to prone
    Kingsley R Chin
    Division of Spine Surgery, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Spine J 6:185-9. 2006
    ..However, it is unknown if the relationship between the iliac crest and underlying lumbar levels, in particular the L4-L5 interspace, changes from standing to prone on these tables...
  17. ncbi request reprint Use of spinous processes to determine drill trajectory during placement of lateral mass screws: a cadaveric analysis
    Kingsley R Chin
    Division of Spine Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 19:18-21. 2006
    ..The missing link was an intraoperative landmark to guide the trajectory for drilling according to these angles. The authors hypothesized that spinous processes can be used to guide the trajectory for lateral mass screw placement...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mastication causing segmental spinal motion in common cervical orthoses
    Kingsley R Chin
    Division of Spine Surgery, Department of Orthopaedics, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:430-4. 2006
    ..In vivo fluoroscopic quantification of segmental cervical spinal motion in asymptomatic volunteers during mastication...
  19. ncbi request reprint Prospective evaluation of a 3-blade speculum cannula for minimally invasive lumbar microdiscectomy
    Kingsley R Chin
    Spine Surgery Service, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 19:257-61. 2006
    ..This device may provide insights for the improvement of design considerations for other minimally invasive access devices...
  20. ncbi request reprint Postembolization paralysis in a man with a thoracolumbar giant cell tumor
    Joseph L Finstein
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 453:335-40. 2006
    ..Therefore, it is imperative physicians be aware of the possible preoperative embolization complication of cord infarction and the safety measures proposed in this article to avoid this complication...
  21. ncbi request reprint Bleeding risk with ketorolac after lumbar microdiscectomy
    Kingsley R Chin
    Spine Surgery Service, Department of Orthopaedics, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 20:123-6. 2007
    ..Meticulous hemostasis should be accomplished before closure. Prolonged postoperative use is a promising alternative to narcotics...
  22. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of indications and contraindications to total disc replacement in an academic practice
    Kingsley R Chin
    Department of Orthopaedics, Spine Surgery Service, 2 Silverstein, 3400 Spruce Street, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine J 7:392-8. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint The risks of pedicle wall breech with larger screws after undertapping
    Kingsley R Chin
    Spine Surgery Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, 2 Silverstein, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Spine J 7:570-4. 2007
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  24. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of indications and contraindications to cervical total disc replacement
    Joshua D Auerbach
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA, 19104, USA
    Spine J 8:711-6. 2008
    ..Although the prevalence of indications and contraindications to lumbar total disc replacement (TDR) has been evaluated, no study to date has quantified the potential candidacy for cervical disc replacement in practice...
  25. doi request reprint Ideal starting point and trajectory for C2 pedicle screw placement: a 3D computed tomography analysis using perioperative measurements
    Kingsley R Chin
    Charles E Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University and LESS LESSurgeons Institute, Division LESSpine Institute, 1100 W Oakland Park Blvd, Suite 3, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 14:615-8. 2014
    ..Placing C2 pedicle screws is fraught with risks, and a misplaced screw can result in cortical breach of the pedicle, resulting in injury to the vertebral artery or spinal cord...
  26. pmc "White cord syndrome" of acute tetraplegia after anterior cervical decompression and fusion for chronic spinal cord compression: a case report
    Kingsley R Chin
    Charles E Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University and Institute for Modern and Innovative Surgery iMIS, 1100 W Oakland Park Boulevard, Suite No 3, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, USA iMIS Surgery, 1100 W Oakland Park Boulevard, Suite No 3, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, USA
    Case Rep Orthop 2013:697918. 2013
    ..At 16 months postoperatively our patient is recovering slowly and is now a Nurick Grade 4...
  27. ncbi request reprint Safety and usefulness of free fat grafts after microdiscectomy using an access cannula: a prospective pilot study and literature review
    Kingsley R Chin
    Charles E Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University and The Less Exposure Surgeons Surgery Institute LESS Institute, Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 43:66-9. 2014
    ..The potential complication with the use of fat graft is the "mass effect" on the dura, and therefore, the width of the graft should be <1 cm...
  28. pmc Postoperative cervical haematoma complicated by ipsilateral carotid thrombosis and aphasia after anterior cervical fusion: a case report
    Kingsley R Chin
    Charles E Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University and Institute for Modern and Innovative Surgery iMIS, 1100 W Oakland Park Boulevard, Suite No 3, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311, USA
    Case Rep Med 2013:590639. 2013
    ..We suggest, after evacuating a cervical hematoma, an evaluation of the carotids be made with MRA or cerebral angiography, as this may demonstrate a clot before the patient develops symptoms...