David T Netscher

Summary

Affiliation: Baylor College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Functional outcomes of children with index pollicizations for thumb deficiency
    David T Netscher
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 38:250-7. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Interphalangeal joint salvage arthrodesis using the lister tubercle as bone graft
    David T Netscher
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:2145-9. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Surgical technique: posterior deltoid-to-triceps transfer in tetraplegic patients
    David T Netscher
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:711-5. 2011
  4. pmc Non-malignant Fibrosing Tumors in the Pediatric Hand: A Clinicopathologic Case Review
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, 6624 Fannin St 2730, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Hand (N Y) 4:2-11. 2009
  5. doi request reprint A 5-year interval evaluation of function after pollicization for congenital thumb aplasia using multiple outcome measures
    Oluseyi Aliu
    Division of Plastic Surgery and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:198-205. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Two case reports of pollicization of a previously syndactylized index finger for congenitally absent thumb
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, 6560 Fannin, Suite 800, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 51:607-10; discussion 611-6. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Chest reconstruction: II. Regional reconstruction of chest wall wounds that do not affect respiratory function (axilla, posterolateral chest, and posterior trunk)
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:427e-35e. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome for children with thumb aplasia undergoing pollicization
    Kimberly Goldie Staines
    HealthSouth, Baylor College of Medicine, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 116:1314-23; discussion 1324-5. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Basal joint osteoarthritis of the thumb: ligament reconstruction and tendon interposition versus hematoma distraction arthroplasty
    Brinkley K Sandvall
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:1968-75. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Chest reconstruction: I. Anterior and anterolateral chest wall and wounds affecting respiratory function
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:240e-52e. 2009

Collaborators

  • Mimi Leong
  • Dorit H Aaron
  • Jamal Bullocks
  • C Bob Basu
  • Kimberly Goldie Staines
  • Salem Samra
  • John Thornby
  • Brinkley K Sandvall
  • Oluseyi Aliu
  • Morgan E Norris
  • Idriss S Gharbaoui
  • Paula M Lee-Valkov
  • Nancy J Petersen
  • Michael J Epstein
  • Todd E Cameron
  • Kimberly G Staines
  • Arturo Armenta
  • Tuppen H Bourianoff
  • Jeffrey DeMercurio
  • Asaad H Samra
  • Ramsey Majzoub
  • Fred B Kessler
  • Firas Eladoumikdachi

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. doi request reprint Functional outcomes of children with index pollicizations for thumb deficiency
    David T Netscher
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 38:250-7. 2013
    ..Another purpose was to compare the function of the contralateral hand and to compare parent and patient perspectives...
  2. doi request reprint Interphalangeal joint salvage arthrodesis using the lister tubercle as bone graft
    David T Netscher
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:2145-9. 2012
    ..Using the Lister tubercle as a graft provides the unique benefits of maintaining the natural length of the joint while also lending a natural curvature to the finger...
  3. doi request reprint Surgical technique: posterior deltoid-to-triceps transfer in tetraplegic patients
    David T Netscher
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:711-5. 2011
    ..To obtain the most secure fixation, adjust the tension, and allow early mobilization, the technique we prefer uses the central tendon of the triceps muscle and bony block fixation reinforced by the palmaris longus...
  4. pmc Non-malignant Fibrosing Tumors in the Pediatric Hand: A Clinicopathologic Case Review
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, 6624 Fannin St 2730, Houston, TX, 77030, USA
    Hand (N Y) 4:2-11. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint A 5-year interval evaluation of function after pollicization for congenital thumb aplasia using multiple outcome measures
    Oluseyi Aliu
    Division of Plastic Surgery and Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:198-205. 2008
    ..They also investigated suggestions in previous reports that tissue remodeling in reconstructed thumbs causes improvements in function outpacing normal development...
  6. ncbi request reprint Two case reports of pollicization of a previously syndactylized index finger for congenitally absent thumb
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, 6560 Fannin, Suite 800, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 51:607-10; discussion 611-6. 2003
    ..With caution, very satisfying reconstructive results can nonetheless be attained...
  7. doi request reprint Chest reconstruction: II. Regional reconstruction of chest wall wounds that do not affect respiratory function (axilla, posterolateral chest, and posterior trunk)
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:427e-35e. 2009
    ..5. The role of microvascular surgery in chest wall reconstruction. 6. The recent emphasis on the role of perforator flaps. 7. The relative advantages and disadvantages of muscle flaps versus perforator skin and fasciocutaneous flaps...
  8. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome for children with thumb aplasia undergoing pollicization
    Kimberly Goldie Staines
    HealthSouth, Baylor College of Medicine, St Luke s Episcopal Hospital, Houston, Texas, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 116:1314-23; discussion 1324-5. 2005
    ..Hand function is difficult to evaluate in young patients. It is helpful to assess young children after surgery for trauma or congenital anomaly to see how they cope as they progress through their developmental milestones...
  9. doi request reprint Basal joint osteoarthritis of the thumb: ligament reconstruction and tendon interposition versus hematoma distraction arthroplasty
    Brinkley K Sandvall
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:1968-75. 2010
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Chest reconstruction: I. Anterior and anterolateral chest wall and wounds affecting respiratory function
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 124:240e-52e. 2009
    ..3. List the reconstructive requirements of chest wall wounds. 4. Identify flaps for regional reconstruction of the chest wall. 5. Describe the role of microvascular surgery in chest wall reconstruction...
  11. doi request reprint Technique of nonvascularized toe phalangeal transfer and distraction lengthening in the treatment of multiple digit symbrachydactyly
    David T Netscher
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 12:114-20. 2008
    ..Potential complications are discussed. However, with strict attention to technical details, these complications can be minimized...
  12. ncbi request reprint Treatment of congenital upper extremity problems
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 119:101e-129e. 2007
    ..4. Describe the management of five of the more common congenital hand anomalies (syndactyly, short digits, thumb duplication, hypoplastic thumb, and radial dysplasia)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Measuring normal hand dexterity values in normal 3-, 4-, and 5-year-old children and their relationship with grip and pinch strength
    Paula M Lee-Valkov
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    J Hand Ther 16:22-8. 2003
    ..The normative values established in this study for children in the 3- to 5-year-old range can be referenced for disability estimates and establishing goals for children after surgery or hand injury...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sternal wound debridement and muscle flap reconstruction: functional implications
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 51:115-22; discussion 123-5. 2003
    ..Physical morbidity and loss of strength seemed to be related directly to loss of sternal stability stemming from marked infection and debridement rather than from loss of the muscles used in reconstruction...
  15. ncbi request reprint Free palmaris longus graft tenodesis effectively treats swan neck adduction collapse secondary to thumb basilar joint arthritis
    Morgan E Norris
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 120:475-81. 2007
    ..The authors use a simple surgical procedure that provides correction of thumb metacarpophalangeal joint hyperextension by a free palmaris longus graft to provide volar tenodesis across the metacarpophalangeal joint...
  16. ncbi request reprint Rational treatment for multiple digit congenital absence: case report of nonvascularized toe phalangeal transfers and distraction lengthening for symbrachydactyly
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Plastic Surgery Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 56:211-5. 2006
    ..This case also helps to recommend rational treatment protocols for similar congenital hand anomalies...
  17. ncbi request reprint Threatened lower extremity in a neonate from a severely constricting amniotic band: a case for limb salvage after a 6-year functional follow-up
    Salem Samra
    Baylor College of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 57:569-72. 2006
    ..Follow-up of our patient equips us with outcome information so that we can now better inform parents when once again faced with this problem in the neonate...
  18. doi request reprint Effective breast reconstruction in female veterans
    Mimi Leong
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, TX, USA
    Am J Surg 198:658-63. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine breast reconstruction referral rates and reconstruction outcomes at a tertiary Veterans Affairs hospital...
  19. doi request reprint Crystal deposition disease masquerading as proliferative tenosynovitis and its associated sequelae
    Jamal M Bullocks
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Michael E DeBakey Department of Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 62:128-33. 2009
    ..This case series demonstrates the importance of inclusion of crystal deposition into the flexor tendon sheath in the differential diagnosis in patients that present with uncharacteristic symptomatology of common flexor tendonopathies...
  20. ncbi request reprint Aesthetic outcome of breast implant removal in 85 consecutive patients
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, and Plastic Surgery Service, Department of Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:1057-9. 2004
  21. ncbi request reprint The benefit of transverse carpal ligament reconstruction following open carpal tunnel release
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 111:2020-2. 2003
  22. ncbi request reprint Chronic asymptomatic contralateral wrist scapholunate dissociation
    Idriss S Gharbaoui
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 116:1672-8. 2005
    ..The literature contains few reports of this condition, and this series of six is a relatively large one for this infrequently reported condition...
  23. doi request reprint Cutaneous malignancies: melanoma and nonmelanoma types
    David T Netscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:37e-56e. 2011
    ..This article reviews melanoma and nonmelanoma cutaneous malignancies...