Hossein Elgafy

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Challenges of spine surgery in obese patients
    H Elgafy
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5807, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 41:E46-50. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Revision internal fixation and nonvascular fibular graft for femoral neck nonunion
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5807, USA
    J Trauma 70:169-73. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Epidural hematoma associated with occult fracture in ankylosing spondylitis patient: a case report and review of the literature
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedic, University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, OH 43614 5807, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 24:469-73. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Blood loss in major spine surgery: are there effective measures to decrease massive hemorrhage in major spine fusion surgery?
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, OH 43614 5807, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:S47-56. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiographic evaluation of sagittal imbalance: a new radiographic assessment
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Toledo Medical Centre, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5807, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 40:E30-4. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of displaced type II odontoid fractures in elderly patients
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5807, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:410-6. 2009
  7. pmc Do design variations in the artificial disc influence cervical spine biomechanics? A finite element investigation
    Ahmad Faizan
    Engineering Center for Orthopaedic Research Excellence, Departments of Bioengineering and Orthopaedic Surgery, 5046 NI, MS 303, Colleges of Engineering and Medicine, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Eur Spine J 21:S653-62. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Proposed alternative revision strategy for broken S1 pedicle screw: radiological study, review of the literature, and case reports
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Toledo Medical Center, 3065 Arlington Ave, Toledo, OH 43614, USA
    Spine J 13:796-802. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Commentary: Biomechanics of various surgical procedures for the treatment of multilevel cervical spine
    Vijay K Goel
    Departments of Bioengineering and Orthopaedic Surgery, Engineering Center for Orthopaedic Research Excellence, The University of Toledo, 2801 West Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Spine J 12:409-10. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary fibular allograft and nail for treatment of femoral shaft nonunion
    Nabil A Ebraheim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 31:270-2. 2002

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Challenges of spine surgery in obese patients
    H Elgafy
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5807, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 41:E46-50. 2012
    ..Nevertheless, appropriate clinical outcomes can be achieved in obese patients who undergo spine surgery. Obesity is not a contraindication for spine surgery. Patient selection is key in achieving favorable clinical outcomes...
  2. doi request reprint Revision internal fixation and nonvascular fibular graft for femoral neck nonunion
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Toledo, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5807, USA
    J Trauma 70:169-73. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the outcome results of revision internal fixation and nonvascular fibular bone grafting for symptomatic aseptic femoral neck nonunion...
  3. doi request reprint Epidural hematoma associated with occult fracture in ankylosing spondylitis patient: a case report and review of the literature
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedic, University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, OH 43614 5807, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 24:469-73. 2011
    ..A case report and review of the literature...
  4. doi request reprint Blood loss in major spine surgery: are there effective measures to decrease massive hemorrhage in major spine fusion surgery?
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, OH 43614 5807, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:S47-56. 2010
    ..Systematic review...
  5. ncbi request reprint Clinical and radiographic evaluation of sagittal imbalance: a new radiographic assessment
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Toledo Medical Centre, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5807, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 40:E30-4. 2011
    ..Excellent intraobserver reliability, coupled with good interobserver reliability, suggest that this new radiologic assessment method can be helpful in preoperative assessment of sagittal imbalance...
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of displaced type II odontoid fractures in elderly patients
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Toledo Medical Center, Toledo, Ohio 43614 5807, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:410-6. 2009
    ..Surgical management includes either anterior odontoid screw fixation or posterior C1-C2 instrumentation with fusion...
  7. pmc Do design variations in the artificial disc influence cervical spine biomechanics? A finite element investigation
    Ahmad Faizan
    Engineering Center for Orthopaedic Research Excellence, Departments of Bioengineering and Orthopaedic Surgery, 5046 NI, MS 303, Colleges of Engineering and Medicine, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Eur Spine J 21:S653-62. 2012
    ..Overall, the oval design with an inferior ball component, produced motion, facet loads, implant stresses and capsule ligament strains closest to the intact spine, which may be key to long-term implant survival...
  8. doi request reprint Proposed alternative revision strategy for broken S1 pedicle screw: radiological study, review of the literature, and case reports
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Toledo Medical Center, 3065 Arlington Ave, Toledo, OH 43614, USA
    Spine J 13:796-802. 2013
    ..To the authors' best knowledge, the technique used in the present study has not been described previously. It involves insertion of a second pedicle screw without removing the broken screw shaft...
  9. doi request reprint Commentary: Biomechanics of various surgical procedures for the treatment of multilevel cervical spine
    Vijay K Goel
    Departments of Bioengineering and Orthopaedic Surgery, Engineering Center for Orthopaedic Research Excellence, The University of Toledo, 2801 West Bancroft St, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
    Spine J 12:409-10. 2012
    ..Hussain M, Nassr A, Natarajan RN, et al. Corpectomy versus discectomy for the treatment of multilevel cervical spine pathology: a finite element model analysis. Spine J 2012;12:401-8 (in this issue)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary fibular allograft and nail for treatment of femoral shaft nonunion
    Nabil A Ebraheim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Medical College of Ohio, Toledo, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 31:270-2. 2002
    ..Intramedullary fibular graft technique can be used as an adjunct to use of an intramedullary nail when the distal femur contains a large cavity or when the intramedullary rod does not provide adequate fixation stability...
  11. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis comparing three C1-C2 transarticular screw salvaging fixation techniques
    Hossein Elgafy
    Engineering Center for Orthopaedic Research Excellence, Department of Bioengineering, College of Engineering, University of Toledo, Toledo, OH, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:378-85. 2010
    ..This is an in vitro biomechanical study...
  12. doi request reprint Computed tomography of normal distal tibiofibular syndesmosis
    Hossein Elgafy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Radiology, University of Toledo Medical Center, Dowling Hall 3065 University of Toledo Medical Center, Arlington Avenue, Toledo, OH 43614 5807, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 39:559-64. 2010
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