Kai Ming G Fu

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Coronal realignment and reduction techniques and complication avoidance
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 24:195-202. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Rates of infection after spine surgery based on 108,419 procedures: a report from the Scoliosis Research Society Morbidity and Mortality Committee
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:556-63. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Morbidity and mortality in the surgical treatment of six hundred five pediatric patients with isthmic or dysplastic spondylolisthesis
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:308-12. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Complications in the surgical treatment of 19,360 cases of pediatric scoliosis: a review of the Scoliosis Research Society Morbidity and Mortality database
    Davis L Reames
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1484-91. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Clinical and radiographic evaluation of the adult spinal deformity patient
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 24:143-56. 2013
  6. pmc Clinical and radiographic parameters that distinguish between the best and worst outcomes of scoliosis surgery for adults
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, PO Box 800212, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Eur Spine J 22:402-10. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Complication rates of three common spine procedures and rates of thromboembolism following spine surgery based on 108,419 procedures: a report from the Scoliosis Research Society Morbidity and Mortality Committee
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:2140-9. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Outcomes and complications of extension of previous long fusion to the sacro-pelvis: is an anterior approach necessary?
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    World Neurosurg 79:177-81. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Morbidity and mortality associated with spinal surgery in children: a review of the Scoliosis Research Society morbidity and mortality database
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:37-41. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Does bone morphogenetic protein increase the incidence of perioperative complications in spinal fusion? A comparison of 55,862 cases of spinal fusion with and without bone morphogenetic protein
    Brian J Williams
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1685-91. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Coronal realignment and reduction techniques and complication avoidance
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY 10065, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 24:195-202. 2013
    ..Treatment of these deformities can require osteotomies or vertebral column resections, techniques further discussed in accompanying articles...
  2. doi request reprint Rates of infection after spine surgery based on 108,419 procedures: a report from the Scoliosis Research Society Morbidity and Mortality Committee
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:556-63. 2011
    ..Retrospective review of a prospectively collected database...
  3. doi request reprint Morbidity and mortality in the surgical treatment of six hundred five pediatric patients with isthmic or dysplastic spondylolisthesis
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:308-12. 2011
    ..Retrospective analysis of prospectively collected database...
  4. ncbi request reprint Complications in the surgical treatment of 19,360 cases of pediatric scoliosis: a review of the Scoliosis Research Society Morbidity and Mortality database
    Davis L Reames
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1484-91. 2011
    ..Retrospective review of a multicenter database...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical and radiographic evaluation of the adult spinal deformity patient
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 24:143-56. 2013
    ..This article focuses on clinical and radiographic evaluation of spinal deformity in the adult population, particularly scoliosis and kyphotic deformities...
  6. pmc Clinical and radiographic parameters that distinguish between the best and worst outcomes of scoliosis surgery for adults
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health Sciences Center, PO Box 800212, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Eur Spine J 22:402-10. 2013
    ..Our objective was to identify factors that distinguish between patients with the best and worst outcomes following surgery for adult scoliosis...
  7. doi request reprint Complication rates of three common spine procedures and rates of thromboembolism following spine surgery based on 108,419 procedures: a report from the Scoliosis Research Society Morbidity and Mortality Committee
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:2140-9. 2010
    ..Retrospective review of a prospectively collected database...
  8. doi request reprint Outcomes and complications of extension of previous long fusion to the sacro-pelvis: is an anterior approach necessary?
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    World Neurosurg 79:177-81. 2013
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the outcomes and complications of these patients, stratified based on whether the revision was performed using a posterior-only spinal fusion (PSF) or combined anterior-posterior spinal fusion (APSF)...
  9. doi request reprint Morbidity and mortality associated with spinal surgery in children: a review of the Scoliosis Research Society morbidity and mortality database
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 7:37-41. 2011
    ..This study provides more detailed morbidity and mortality data with an analysis of 23,918 pediatric cases reported in the multicenter, multisurgeon Scoliosis Research Society morbidity and mortality database...
  10. doi request reprint Does bone morphogenetic protein increase the incidence of perioperative complications in spinal fusion? A comparison of 55,862 cases of spinal fusion with and without bone morphogenetic protein
    Brian J Williams
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1685-91. 2011
    ..Retrospective review of a multi-institutional, multisurgeon database...
  11. ncbi request reprint Assessment of symptomatic rod fracture after posterior instrumented fusion for adult spinal deformity
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Health Sciences Center, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:862-7. 2012
    ..Improved understanding of rod fracture (RF) in adult spinal deformity could be valuable for implant design, surgical planning, and patient counseling...
  12. doi request reprint The SRS-Schwab adult spinal deformity classification: assessment and clinical correlations based on a prospective operative and nonoperative cohort
    Jamie Terran
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, Virginia Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, Kansas Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, Texas Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, California Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, Colorado
    Neurosurgery 73:559-68. 2013
    ..Classification reliability has been reported; however, correlation with treatment has not been assessed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Change in Classification Grade by the SRS-Schwab Adult Spinal Deformity Classification Predicts Impact on Health-Related Quality of Life Measures: Prospective Analysis of Operative and Nonoperative Treatment
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS Department of Orthopedic Surgery, San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1663-71. 2013
    ..Multicenter, prospective, consecutive series...
  14. doi request reprint Multiple-day drainage when using bone morphogenic protein for long-segment thoracolumbar fusions is associated with low rates of wound complications
    Dwight Saulle
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    World Neurosurg 80:204-7. 2013
    ..This study evaluated 87 consecutive patients undergoing long-segment thoracolumbar spinal fusions with BMP to assess drain output and the rates of reoperation for infection or seroma...
  15. doi request reprint Does prior short-segment surgery for adult scoliosis impact perioperative complication rates and clinical outcome among patients undergoing scoliosis correction?
    Manish K Kasliwal
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 17:128-33. 2012
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  16. doi request reprint Does recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 use in adult spinal deformity increase complications and are complications associated with location of rhBMP-2 use? A prospective, multicenter study of 279 consecutive patients
    Shay Bess
    Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Rocky Mountain Scoliosis and Spine, Denver, CO Department of Orthopedic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Oregon Health Sciences Center Portland, OR Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Kansas School of Medicine, Wichita, KS Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA Department of Neurosurgery, Cornell University School of Medicine, New York, NY Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Davis, CA Baylor Scoliosis Center, Plano, TX and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD LATIN CROSS Deceased
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:233-42. 2014
    ..Multicenter, prospective analysis of consecutive patients with adult spinal deformity (ASD)...
  17. doi request reprint Prevalence, severity, and impact of foraminal and canal stenosis among adults with degenerative scoliosis
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurosurgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York, USA
    Neurosurgery 69:1181-7. 2011
    ..However, the often substantially, but poorly defined, greater degenerative changes present in degenerative scoliosis impact the management of these patients...
  18. doi request reprint Failure of lumbopelvic fixation after long construct fusions in patients with adult spinal deformity: clinical and radiographic risk factors: clinical article
    Woojin Cho
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York
    J Neurosurg Spine 19:445-53. 2013
    ..The authors' objective was to report the failure rate and risk factors for lumbopelvic fixation in long instrumented spinal fusion constructs performed for adult spinal deformity...
  19. doi request reprint Morbidity and mortality in the surgical treatment of 10,329 adults with degenerative lumbar stenosis
    Kai Ming G Fu
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 12:443-6. 2010
    ....
  20. doi request reprint Operative versus nonoperative treatment of leg pain in adults with scoliosis: a retrospective review of a prospective multicenter database with two-year follow-up
    Justin S Smith
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:1693-8. 2009
    ..Retrospective review of a prospective, multicenter study...