Anne G Copay

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi Understanding the minimum clinically important difference: a review of concepts and methods
    Anne G Copay
    The Spinal Research Foundation, 1831 Wiehle Avenue, Suite 200, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Spine J 7:541-6. 2007
  2. pmc Simvastatin protects bladder and renal functions following spinal cord injury in rats
    Anandakumar Shunmugavel
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Inflamm (Lond) 7:17. 2010
  3. doi Minimum clinically important difference in lumbar spine surgery patients: a choice of methods using the Oswestry Disability Index, Medical Outcomes Study questionnaire Short Form 36, and pain scales
    Anne G Copay
    The Spinal Research Foundation, 1831 Wiehle Avenue, Suite 200, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Spine J 8:968-74. 2008
  4. doi Assessment of spine surgery outcomes: inconsistency of change amongst outcome measurements
    Anne G Copay
    The Spinal Research Foundation, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Spine J 10:291-6. 2010
  5. doi Commentary: the proliferation of minimum clinically important differences
    Anne G Copay
    Spinal Research Foundation, 1831 Wiehle Ave, Suite 100, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Spine J 12:1129-31. 2012
  6. doi Epidural abscess and cauda equina syndrome after percutaneous intradiscal therapy in degenerative lumbar disc disease
    Brian R Subach
    The Virginia Spine Institute, 1831 Wiehle Ave, Reston, VA, USA
    Spine J 12:e1-4. 2012
  7. doi An unusual occurrence of chondromyxoid fibroma with secondary aneurysmal bone cyst in the cervical spine
    Brian R Subach
    The Virginia Spine Institute, Spinal Research Foundation, 1831 Wiehle Ave, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Spine J 10:e5-9. 2010
  8. pmc Anterior lumbar interbody implants: importance of the interdevice distance
    Brian R Subach
    The Virginia Spine Institute, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Adv Orthop 2011:176497. 2011
  9. doi Defining substantial clinical benefit following lumbar spine arthrodesis
    Steven D Glassman
    Kenton D Leatherman Spine Center, 210 East Gray Street, Suite 900, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1839-47. 2008

Collaborators

  • Leah Y Carreon
  • S H Berven
  • David W Polly
  • Brian R Subach
  • Thomas C Schuler
  • Marcus M Martin
  • Anandakumar Shunmugavel
  • Steven D Glassman
  • Diana S Dewolfe
  • Peter C Te Chou
  • Maritza Romero-Gutierrez
  • John K Orak
  • Inderjit Singh
  • Mushfiquddin Khan
  • Ramanpreet K Dhindsa
  • Mehmet Bilgen

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi Understanding the minimum clinically important difference: a review of concepts and methods
    Anne G Copay
    The Spinal Research Foundation, 1831 Wiehle Avenue, Suite 200, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Spine J 7:541-6. 2007
    ..The concept of an MCID is offered as the new standard for determining effectiveness of a given treatment and describing patient satisfaction in reference to that treatment...
  2. pmc Simvastatin protects bladder and renal functions following spinal cord injury in rats
    Anandakumar Shunmugavel
    Department of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Inflamm (Lond) 7:17. 2010
    ..In this study, we tested whether simvastatin improves bladder and renal functions in a rat model of experimental SCI...
  3. doi Minimum clinically important difference in lumbar spine surgery patients: a choice of methods using the Oswestry Disability Index, Medical Outcomes Study questionnaire Short Form 36, and pain scales
    Anne G Copay
    The Spinal Research Foundation, 1831 Wiehle Avenue, Suite 200, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Spine J 8:968-74. 2008
    ..Variable threshold values have been proposed as MCID for those instruments despite a lack of agreement on the optimal MCID calculation method...
  4. doi Assessment of spine surgery outcomes: inconsistency of change amongst outcome measurements
    Anne G Copay
    The Spinal Research Foundation, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Spine J 10:291-6. 2010
    ..Outcomes are evaluated through multiple measurements, and the inconsistency of outcome change across measurements is not known...
  5. doi Commentary: the proliferation of minimum clinically important differences
    Anne G Copay
    Spinal Research Foundation, 1831 Wiehle Ave, Suite 100, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Spine J 12:1129-31. 2012
    ..Determination of minimum clinically important difference (MCID) in pain, disability, and quality of life after revision fusion for symptomatic pseudoarthrosis. Spine J 2012;12:1122-8 (in this issue)...
  6. doi Epidural abscess and cauda equina syndrome after percutaneous intradiscal therapy in degenerative lumbar disc disease
    Brian R Subach
    The Virginia Spine Institute, 1831 Wiehle Ave, Reston, VA, USA
    Spine J 12:e1-4. 2012
    ..As these procedures are performed with increasing frequency, the likelihood that clinicians will be faced with significant complications also increases...
  7. doi An unusual occurrence of chondromyxoid fibroma with secondary aneurysmal bone cyst in the cervical spine
    Brian R Subach
    The Virginia Spine Institute, Spinal Research Foundation, 1831 Wiehle Ave, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Spine J 10:e5-9. 2010
    ..Chondromyxoid fibroma (CMF) and aneurysmal bone cysts (ABCs) are rare bone tumors and even rarer in the spine. To date, no report has been made of CMF with secondary ABC in the cervical spine...
  8. pmc Anterior lumbar interbody implants: importance of the interdevice distance
    Brian R Subach
    The Virginia Spine Institute, Reston, VA 20190, USA
    Adv Orthop 2011:176497. 2011
    ..7% for the narrow cage patients (P < .005). Conclusions. The wider cage placement significantly reduced the amount of subsidence while allowing for a greater exposed surface area for interbody fusion...
  9. doi Defining substantial clinical benefit following lumbar spine arthrodesis
    Steven D Glassman
    Kenton D Leatherman Spine Center, 210 East Gray Street, Suite 900, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1839-47. 2008
    ..Therefore, we sought to define thresholds of substantial clinical benefit for commonly used health-related quality-of-life measures following lumbar spine arthrodesis...