Catherine M Curtin

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Pain Examination and Diagnosis
    Catherine Curtin
    Department of Surgery, Palo Alto VA Health System, 770 Welch Road, Suite 400, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA Electronic address
    Hand Clin 32:21-6. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Readmissions after treatment of distal radius fractures
    Catherine M Curtin
    Department of Surgery, Palo Alto Veterans Hospital, Palo Alto, CA Division of Plastic Surgery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA Division of General Surgery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA Electronic address
    J Hand Surg Am 39:1926-32. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Who are the women and men in Veterans Health Administration's current spinal cord injury population?
    Catherine M Curtin
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System Rehabilitation Research and Development, 770 Welch Rd, Suite 400, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:351-60. 2012
  4. pmc Opinions on the treatment of people with tetraplegia: contrasting perceptions of physiatrists and hand surgeons
    Catherine M Curtin
    Division of Hand Surgery, Stanford University Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 30:256-62. 2007
  5. pmc Population-based utilities for upper extremity functions in the setting of tetraplegia
    Ashwin N Ram
    Department of Surgery, Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:1674-81.e1. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Patient safety in plastic surgery: identifying areas for quality improvement efforts
    Tina Hernandez-Boussard
    From the Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine Center for Health Policy, Stanford University, Stanford Rehabilitation Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto and Division of Plastic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    Ann Plast Surg 74:597-602. 2015
  7. pmc Changes resembling complex regional pain syndrome following surgery and immobilization
    Alison Pepper
    Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Pain 14:516-24. 2013
  8. pmc Pinch and elbow extension restoration in people with tetraplegia: a systematic review of the literature
    Cynthia Hamou
    Division of Hand Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:692-9. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician perceptions of upper extremity reconstruction for the person with tetraplegia
    Catherine M Curtin
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar Program, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Medical Science Building 1, 11560 W Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:87-93. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of people with tetraplegia regarding surgery to improve upper-extremity function
    Jared P Wagner
    University of Michigan School of Medicine, The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and the Veterans Hospital, Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:483-90. 2007

Collaborators

  • Kevin C Chung
  • Martin S Angst
  • Tina Hernandez-Boussard
  • Alison Pepper
  • Cynthia Hamou
  • Ashwin N Ram
  • Jared P Wagner
  • Kathryn M McDonald
  • Kim F Rhoads
  • Wade S Kingery
  • Wenwu Li
  • J David Clark
  • Lisa DiPonio
  • Nirav R Shah
  • David R Gater

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Pain Examination and Diagnosis
    Catherine Curtin
    Department of Surgery, Palo Alto VA Health System, 770 Welch Road, Suite 400, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA Electronic address
    Hand Clin 32:21-6. 2016
    ..This article provides tools to speed recognition of these processes to allow earlier intervention and better patient outcomes. ..
  2. doi request reprint Readmissions after treatment of distal radius fractures
    Catherine M Curtin
    Department of Surgery, Palo Alto Veterans Hospital, Palo Alto, CA Division of Plastic Surgery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA Division of General Surgery, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA Electronic address
    J Hand Surg Am 39:1926-32. 2014
    ..To assess the rates and associated diagnoses of readmissions for patients having received an intervention for treatment of distal radius fracture...
  3. ncbi request reprint Who are the women and men in Veterans Health Administration's current spinal cord injury population?
    Catherine M Curtin
    VA Palo Alto Health Care System Rehabilitation Research and Development, 770 Welch Rd, Suite 400, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 49:351-60. 2012
    ..We must understand how the VHA population with SCI is changing to anticipate and provide the best care for these complex patients...
  4. pmc Opinions on the treatment of people with tetraplegia: contrasting perceptions of physiatrists and hand surgeons
    Catherine M Curtin
    Division of Hand Surgery, Stanford University Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Spinal Cord Med 30:256-62. 2007
    ....
  5. pmc Population-based utilities for upper extremity functions in the setting of tetraplegia
    Ashwin N Ram
    Department of Surgery, Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:1674-81.e1. 2009
    ..This study sought to establish the preferences for 3 health states: tetraplegia, tetraplegia with corrected pinch function, and tetraplegia with corrected elbow extension function...
  6. doi request reprint Patient safety in plastic surgery: identifying areas for quality improvement efforts
    Tina Hernandez-Boussard
    From the Department of Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine Center for Health Policy, Stanford University, Stanford Rehabilitation Research and Development, Department of Veterans Affairs VA Palo Alto Health Care System, Palo Alto and Division of Plastic Surgery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
    Ann Plast Surg 74:597-602. 2015
    ..Further prospective studies should be designed to elucidate the drivers of AEs identified in this population...
  7. pmc Changes resembling complex regional pain syndrome following surgery and immobilization
    Alison Pepper
    Department of Anesthesia, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, USA
    J Pain 14:516-24. 2013
    ..Exploratory analyses suggested interrelationships between the physical, quantitative sensory testing, and gene expression changes and pain-related outcomes...
  8. pmc Pinch and elbow extension restoration in people with tetraplegia: a systematic review of the literature
    Cynthia Hamou
    Division of Hand Surgery, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:692-9. 2009
    ..We conducted a systematic review of the literature to summarize the available data on reconstructive surgeries involving pinch reconstruction and elbow extension restoration in people with tetraplegia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician perceptions of upper extremity reconstruction for the person with tetraplegia
    Catherine M Curtin
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar Program, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Medical Science Building 1, 11560 W Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:87-93. 2005
    ..This study attempted to identify barriers preventing appropriate candidates from receiving these procedures...
  10. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of people with tetraplegia regarding surgery to improve upper-extremity function
    Jared P Wagner
    University of Michigan School of Medicine, The Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, and the Veterans Hospital, Department of Veterans Affairs, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0340, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:483-90. 2007
    ..This cross-sectional survey identified the attitudes and beliefs of people with tetraplegia that may dissuade potential candidates from receiving these procedures...
  11. ncbi request reprint Upper extremity reconstruction in the tetraplegic population, a national epidemiologic study
    Catherine M Curtin
    Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar Program, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, Medical Science Building 1, 11560 W Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:94-9. 2005
    ..Discussions with patients and surgeons, however, suggest that these procedures rarely are performed. This study attempted to assess whether upper extremity reconstruction for the tetraplegic population is being used properly...