Thomas E Mroz

Summary

Affiliation: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The use of allograft bone in spine surgery: is it safe?
    Thomas E Mroz
    Neuroscience Institute, Center for Spine Health, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine J 9:303-8. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Fusion versus nonoperative management for chronic low back pain: do sociodemographic factors affect outcome?
    Thomas E Mroz
    Spine Surgery Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44130, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:S75-86. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery for metastatic spine tumors
    N K Chan
    Cleveland Clinic Center for Spine Health, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA, Department of Neurological Surgery Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Neurosurg Sci 58:37-44. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Commentary: Retrograde ejaculation and the use of rhBMP-2 for anterior lumbar interbody fusion: what does the evidence say to surgeons and to patients?
    Thomas E Mroz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, S 80 Cleveland, OH 44195, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 12:891-3. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Radiation exposure to the surgeon and the patient during kyphoplasty
    Thomas E Mroz
    Spine Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:96-100. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Radiation exposure to the surgeon during percutaneous pedicle screw placement
    Thomas E Mroz
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 24:264-7. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Complications related to osteobiologics use in spine surgery: a systematic review
    Thomas E Mroz
    Neurological Institute, Center for Spine Health, Departments of Orthopaedic and Neurological Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:S86-104. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Lateral extracavitary, costotransversectomy, and transthoracic thoracotomy approaches to the thoracic spine: review of techniques and complications
    Daniel Lubelski
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 26:222-32. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Urological complications following use of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 in anterior lumbar interbody fusion: presented at the 2012 Joint Spine Section Meeting: clinical article
    Daniel Lubelski
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Center for Spine Health, Departments of Neurological, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 18:126-31. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Radiation exposure to the spine surgeon in lumbar and thoracolumbar fusions with the use of an intraoperative computed tomographic 3-dimensional imaging system
    Kalil G Abdullah
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E1074-8. 2012

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Publications28

  1. doi request reprint The use of allograft bone in spine surgery: is it safe?
    Thomas E Mroz
    Neuroscience Institute, Center for Spine Health, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine J 9:303-8. 2009
    ..An analysis of allograft recall and its safety in spinal surgery has not been reported previously...
  2. doi request reprint Fusion versus nonoperative management for chronic low back pain: do sociodemographic factors affect outcome?
    Thomas E Mroz
    Spine Surgery Fellowship, Cleveland Clinic, Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44130, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:S75-86. 2011
    ..Systematic review...
  3. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic radiosurgery for metastatic spine tumors
    N K Chan
    Cleveland Clinic Center for Spine Health, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA, Department of Neurological Surgery Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Neurosurg Sci 58:37-44. 2014
    ..53 An overview of SRS, including the most common indications, complications, and outcomes for spinal metastases are presented here. ..
  4. doi request reprint Commentary: Retrograde ejaculation and the use of rhBMP-2 for anterior lumbar interbody fusion: what does the evidence say to surgeons and to patients?
    Thomas E Mroz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Neurosurgery, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, S 80 Cleveland, OH 44195, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 12:891-3. 2012
    ..Retrograde ejaculation after anterior lumbar interbody fusion with and without bone morphogenetic protein-2 augmentation: a 10-year cohort controlled study. Spine J 2012;12:881-90 (in this issue)...
  5. doi request reprint Radiation exposure to the surgeon and the patient during kyphoplasty
    Thomas E Mroz
    Spine Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:96-100. 2008
    ..Prospective study of patients who underwent single or multilevel kyphoplasty for vertebral fractures...
  6. doi request reprint Radiation exposure to the surgeon during percutaneous pedicle screw placement
    Thomas E Mroz
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 24:264-7. 2011
    ..In-vitro radiation exposure study...
  7. doi request reprint Complications related to osteobiologics use in spine surgery: a systematic review
    Thomas E Mroz
    Neurological Institute, Center for Spine Health, Departments of Orthopaedic and Neurological Surgery, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:S86-104. 2010
    ..Systematic review...
  8. doi request reprint Lateral extracavitary, costotransversectomy, and transthoracic thoracotomy approaches to the thoracic spine: review of techniques and complications
    Daniel Lubelski
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 26:222-32. 2013
    ..Systematic review...
  9. doi request reprint Urological complications following use of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 in anterior lumbar interbody fusion: presented at the 2012 Joint Spine Section Meeting: clinical article
    Daniel Lubelski
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Center for Spine Health, Departments of Neurological, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 18:126-31. 2013
    ..The goal of this study was to compare the urological complications in patients after anterior lumbar interbody fusion (ALIF) with and without the use of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2)...
  10. doi request reprint Radiation exposure to the spine surgeon in lumbar and thoracolumbar fusions with the use of an intraoperative computed tomographic 3-dimensional imaging system
    Kalil G Abdullah
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E1074-8. 2012
    ..A prospective clinical research article...
  11. doi request reprint Circumferential cervical surgery: to stage or not to stage?
    Ran Harel
    Center for Spine Health, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 26:183-8. 2013
    ..Retrospective review...
  12. doi request reprint Lateral extracavitary vs. costotransversectomy approaches to the thoracic spine: reflections on lessons learned
    Daniel Lubelski
    Cleveland Clinic Center for Spine Health, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:1096-102. 2012
    ..The indications and outcomes of each of these approaches have not been fully defined in the literature...
  13. doi request reprint Translaminar screw fixation in the subaxial cervical spine: quantitative laminar analysis and feasibility of unilateral and bilateral translaminar virtual screw placement
    Matthew D Alvin
    Cleveland Clinic Center for Spine Health, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E745-51. 2012
    ..Morphometric and volumetric analyses and virtual screw placement...
  14. doi request reprint Factors affecting lateral mass screw placement at C-7
    Kalil G Abdullah
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:405-11. 2011
    ..The authors have related 12 distinct morphological measures of the C-7 lateral mass to the ability to place a lateral mass screw using the Magerl, Roy-Camille, and a modified Roy-Camille method...
  15. doi request reprint The utility of repeated postoperative radiographs after lumbar instrumented fusion for degenerative lumbar spine
    Takayuki Yamashita
    Cleveland Clinic, Center for Spine Health, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1955-60. 2011
    ..Retrospective chart review...
  16. doi request reprint Radiation exposure to the surgeon during open lumbar microdiscectomy and minimally invasive microdiscectomy: a prospective, controlled trial
    Michael W Mariscalco
    Spine Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:255-60. 2011
    ..This is a prospective in vivo study comparing radiation exposure to the surgeon during 10 minimally invasive lumbar microdiscectomy cases with 10 traditional open discectomy cases as a control...
  17. ncbi request reprint Musculoskeletal allograft risks and recalls in the United States
    Thomas E Mroz
    Neuroscience Institute, Center for Spine Health, The Cleveland Clinic, OH 44195, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 16:559-65. 2008
    ..Infectious disease transmission following allograft implantation may occur if potential donors are not adequately evaluated or screened serologically during the prerecovery phase and if the implant is not sterilized before implantation...
  18. doi request reprint Ventral fusion versus dorsal fusion: determining the optimal treatment for cervical spondylotic myelopathy
    Matthew D Alvin
    Cleveland Clinic Center for Spine Health, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 35:E5. 2013
    ..6%, whereas those for dorsal fusion surgery range from 16.4% to 19%. Larger randomized controlled trials are needed, with particular emphasis on QOL and minimum clinically important differences. ..
  19. doi request reprint Clinical outcomes following surgical management of coexistent cervical stenosis and multiple sclerosis: a cohort-controlled analysis
    Daniel Lubelski
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA Cleveland Clinic Center for Spine Health, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, S 40, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA Department of Neurological Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine J 14:331-7. 2014
    ..There are only a few published case series that examine this unique patient population...
  20. doi request reprint The state of lumbar fusion extenders
    Kalil G Abdullah
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E1328-34. 2011
    ..Review of literature...
  21. doi request reprint Craniovertebral junction: biomechanical considerations
    Michael P Steinmetz
    Center for Spine Health, Neurological Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 44195, USA
    Neurosurgery 66:7-12. 2010
    ..Moreover, an understanding of pathologic motions and the biomechanics of fixation is needed for successful construct design and good patient outcome...
  22. doi request reprint Direct lateral approach to pathology at the craniocervical junction: a technical note
    Kalil G Abdullah
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Neurosurgery 70:202-8. 2012
    ..The far lateral approach is a well-established technique for the removal of pathology ventrolateral to the brainstem and the craniocervical junction, but it may be too extensive for lesions limited to areas far from the midline...
  23. doi request reprint Morphometric and volumetric analysis of the lateral masses of the lower cervical spine
    Kalil G Abdullah
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:1476-9. 2009
    ..Morphometric and volumetric analysis...
  24. doi request reprint Conventional versus digital radiographs for intraoperative cervical spine-level localization: a prospective time and cost analysis
    Michael P Steinmetz
    Center for Spine Health, Neurological Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine J 9:967-71. 2009
    ..Other operational factors kept constant, decreasing the time for a procedure can be viewed as one marker for increased efficiency...
  25. doi request reprint A review of the utility of obtaining repeated postoperative radiographs following single-level anterior cervical decompression, fusion, and plate placement
    Kene T Ugokwe
    Department of Neurosurgery, Neurological Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 9:175-9. 2008
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  26. doi request reprint A prospective analysis of prognostic factors in patients with spinal metastases: use of the revised Tokuhashi score
    Takayuki Yamashita
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:910-7. 2011
    ..Prospective observational cohort study...
  27. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness research in spine surgery
    Kalil G Abdullah
    Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Department of Neurological Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 33:E2. 2012
    ..It also examines recent key studies of CER in the spine surgery literature and associated cost-effectiveness studies. It concludes with a discussion of the direction of CER in the spine surgery community...
  28. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of allograft bone treated with a novel tissue sterilization process
    Thomas E Mroz
    The Spine Institute, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Avenue, S 80, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine J 6:34-9. 2006
    ..Efforts are under way to develop a method for processing osseous allograft that maintains structural integrity. Herein is presented one such method...