Carlos Lavernia

Summary

Publications

  1. pmc Ethnic and racial factors influencing well-being, perceived pain, and physical function after primary total joint arthroplasty
    Carlos J Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, 3659 S Miami Avenue, Suite 4008, Miami, FL 33133, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:1838-45. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Patient-perceived outcomes in thigh pain after primary arthroplasty of the hip
    Carlos Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital and the University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Miami, FL 33133, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 441:268-73. 2005
  3. pmc Patient perceived outcomes after primary hip arthroplasty: does gender matter?
    Carlos J Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, 3659 South Miami Avenue, Suite 4008, Miami, FL 33133, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:348-54. 2011
  4. pmc Fear in arthroplasty surgery: the role of race
    Carlos J Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, 3659 South Miami Avenue, Suite 4008, Miami, FL 33133, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:547-54. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of blood and fat on Morse taper disassembly forces
    Carlos J Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, Miami, Florida 33133, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:187-90. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Is postoperative function after hip or knee arthroplasty influenced by preoperative functional levels?
    Carlos Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, Miami, Florida 33133, USA
    J Arthroplasty 24:1033-43. 2009
  7. pmc The peel in total knee revision: exposure in the difficult knee
    Carlos Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, 3659 S Miami Avenue, Suite 4008, Miami, FL 33133, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:146-53. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Accuracy of knee range of motion assessment after total knee arthroplasty
    Carlos Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, Miami, Florida 33133, USA
    J Arthroplasty 23:85-91. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Thigh pain in primary total hip arthroplasty: the effects of elastic moduli
    Carlos Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, Miami, Florida 33133, USA
    J Arthroplasty 19:10-6. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Multimodal pain management and arthrofibrosis
    Carlos Lavernia
    Arthritis Surgery Research Foundation, Inc, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Arthroplasty 23:74-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Ethnic and racial factors influencing well-being, perceived pain, and physical function after primary total joint arthroplasty
    Carlos J Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, 3659 S Miami Avenue, Suite 4008, Miami, FL 33133, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:1838-45. 2011
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  2. ncbi request reprint Patient-perceived outcomes in thigh pain after primary arthroplasty of the hip
    Carlos Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital and the University of Miami School of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Miami, FL 33133, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 441:268-73. 2005
    ..Selected functional activities will be impacted by the presence of thigh pain. Level of Evidence: Prognostic study, Level III (case-control study). See the Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  3. pmc Patient perceived outcomes after primary hip arthroplasty: does gender matter?
    Carlos J Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, 3659 South Miami Avenue, Suite 4008, Miami, FL 33133, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:348-54. 2011
    ..Total hip arthroplasty (THA) provides high functional scores and long-term survivorship. However, differences in function and disability between men and women before and after arthroplasty are not well understood...
  4. pmc Fear in arthroplasty surgery: the role of race
    Carlos J Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, 3659 South Miami Avenue, Suite 4008, Miami, FL 33133, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:547-54. 2010
    ..Level of Evidence: Level II, prospective controlled cohort study. See Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  5. ncbi request reprint The effects of blood and fat on Morse taper disassembly forces
    Carlos J Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, Miami, Florida 33133, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:187-90. 2009
    ..Each taper was impacted and disassembled 5 times. There was a difference in mean disassembly force between pulls within group 2. Thus, blood and fat contamination can have a significant effect on the potential for disassembly...
  6. doi request reprint Is postoperative function after hip or knee arthroplasty influenced by preoperative functional levels?
    Carlos Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, Miami, Florida 33133, USA
    J Arthroplasty 24:1033-43. 2009
    ..Patients that had severe/extreme functional impairment had worse 3-year outcomes compared with patients getting surgery when their functional levels were better...
  7. pmc The peel in total knee revision: exposure in the difficult knee
    Carlos Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, 3659 S Miami Avenue, Suite 4008, Miami, FL 33133, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:146-53. 2011
    ..This surgical exposure consists of a complete soft tissue subperiosteal peel of the femur. It includes the detachment of the origin of the medial and lateral collateral ligaments...
  8. doi request reprint Accuracy of knee range of motion assessment after total knee arthroplasty
    Carlos Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, Miami, Florida 33133, USA
    J Arthroplasty 23:85-91. 2008
    ..004 to P < or =.0001). The trend for all raters was to overestimate ROM at higher ranges. Assessment of ROM through direct observation without a goniometer provides inaccurate findings...
  9. ncbi request reprint Thigh pain in primary total hip arthroplasty: the effects of elastic moduli
    Carlos Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, Miami, Florida 33133, USA
    J Arthroplasty 19:10-6. 2004
    ..73; 95% CI = 0.68, 4.43). Material composition of this tapered stem design is unrelated to the incidence of thigh pain...
  10. doi request reprint Multimodal pain management and arthrofibrosis
    Carlos Lavernia
    Arthritis Surgery Research Foundation, Inc, Miami, Florida, USA
    J Arthroplasty 23:74-9. 2008
    ..75% (37/778). Of 357 patients, 8 required manipulation in group B, which is an incidence of 2.24%. We recommend that orthopedic surgeons consider using a multimodal pain management protocol for TKA...
  11. ncbi request reprint The increasing financial burden of knee revision surgery in the United States
    Carlos Lavernia
    Orthopaedic Institute at Mercy Hospital, Miami, FL 33133, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 446:221-6. 2006
    ..Level of Evidence: Economic analysis study, level III. See the Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  12. ncbi request reprint MR imaging after hip and knee replacement
    Sebastian Koch
    Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    J Neuroimaging 17:332-5. 2007
    ..Cerebral microembolism has recently been shown during orthopedic surgery. We here examine the effects of intraoperative microembolism on acute magnetic resonance(MR) imaging in patients undergoing hip and knee replacement...