J N Weinstein

Summary

Affiliation: Dartmouth Medical School
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Surgical vs nonoperative treatment for lumbar disk herniation: the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT) observational cohort
    James N Weinstein
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    JAMA 296:2451-9. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends and geographic variations in major surgery for degenerative diseases of the hip, knee, and spine
    James N Weinstein
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
  3. pmc Informed patient choice: patient-centered valuing of surgical risks and benefits
    James N Weinstein
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:726-30. 2007
  4. pmc Surgical vs nonoperative treatment for lumbar disk herniation: the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT): a randomized trial
    James N Weinstein
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    JAMA 296:2441-50. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Quantification of neural tissue injury in a rat radiculopathy model: comparison of local deformation, behavioral outcomes, and spinal cytokine mRNA for two surgeons
    B A Winkelstein
    Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, HB 7125 One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 111:49-57. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Is a condition-specific instrument for patients with low back pain/leg symptoms really necessary? The responsiveness of the Oswestry Disability Index, MODEMS, and the SF-36
    Thomas L Walsh
    The Spine Center at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:607-15. 2003
  7. pmc Does multilevel lumbar stenosis lead to poorer outcomes?: a subanalysis of the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT) lumbar stenosis study
    Daniel K Park
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:439-46. 2010
  8. pmc Degenerative spondylolisthesis: does fusion method influence outcome? Four-year results of the spine patient outcomes research trial
    William A Abdu
    Departments of Orthopaedics, Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:2351-60. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between obesity and functional status in patients with spine disease
    Jason C Fanuele
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:306-12. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of comorbidities on the change in short-form 36 and oswestry scores following lumbar spine surgery
    James Slover
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1974-80. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Orthopaedic Resident Clinician/Researcher Program
    James Weinstein; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Low Back: A Multi-Center Clinical Trial
    James Weinstein; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Orthopaedic Resident Clinician/Researcher Program
    James Weinstein; Fiscal Year: 2008
  4. Low Back: A Multi-Center Clinical Trial
    James Weinstein; Fiscal Year: 2008

Detail Information

Publications63

  1. pmc Surgical vs nonoperative treatment for lumbar disk herniation: the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT) observational cohort
    James N Weinstein
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    JAMA 296:2451-9. 2006
    ..However, the large numbers of patients who crossed over between assigned groups precluded any conclusions about the comparative effectiveness of operative therapy vs usual care...
  2. ncbi request reprint Trends and geographic variations in major surgery for degenerative diseases of the hip, knee, and spine
    James N Weinstein
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
    ..Involving the patient in choice of treatments (shared decision making) and outcomes research are promising strategies for reducing unwarranted regional variation and local constancy in surgery risk...
  3. pmc Informed patient choice: patient-centered valuing of surgical risks and benefits
    James N Weinstein
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:726-30. 2007
    ..We describe feasibility and efficacy within our organization and address ways to foster the further adoption of this approach...
  4. pmc Surgical vs nonoperative treatment for lumbar disk herniation: the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT): a randomized trial
    James N Weinstein
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    JAMA 296:2441-50. 2006
    ..Lumbar diskectomy is the most common surgical procedure performed for back and leg symptoms in US patients, but the efficacy of the procedure relative to nonoperative care remains controversial...
  5. ncbi request reprint Quantification of neural tissue injury in a rat radiculopathy model: comparison of local deformation, behavioral outcomes, and spinal cytokine mRNA for two surgeons
    B A Winkelstein
    Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, HB 7125 One Medical Center Dr, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Neurosci Methods 111:49-57. 2001
    ..Results indicate a direct correlation of local nerve root injury severity with the ensuing physiologic responses associated with nociception...
  6. ncbi request reprint Is a condition-specific instrument for patients with low back pain/leg symptoms really necessary? The responsiveness of the Oswestry Disability Index, MODEMS, and the SF-36
    Thomas L Walsh
    The Spine Center at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:607-15. 2003
    ..Analysis of longitudinal data collected prospectively from patients seen in 27 National Spine Network member centers across the United States...
  7. pmc Does multilevel lumbar stenosis lead to poorer outcomes?: a subanalysis of the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT) lumbar stenosis study
    Daniel K Park
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:439-46. 2010
    ..A subanalysis study...
  8. pmc Degenerative spondylolisthesis: does fusion method influence outcome? Four-year results of the spine patient outcomes research trial
    William A Abdu
    Departments of Orthopaedics, Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:2351-60. 2009
    ..Clinical trial subgroup analysis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Association between obesity and functional status in patients with spine disease
    Jason C Fanuele
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:306-12. 2002
    ..A cross-sectional study of 15,974 patients with spine disease from 26 members of the National Spine Network...
  10. ncbi request reprint The impact of comorbidities on the change in short-form 36 and oswestry scores following lumbar spine surgery
    James Slover
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1974-80. 2006
    ..This is an observational study of 3482 patients undergoing lumbar spine surgery from the National Spine Network...
  11. pmc Magnetic resonance imaging interpretation in patients with symptomatic lumbar spine disc herniations: comparison of clinician and radiologist readings
    Jon D Lurie
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:701-5. 2009
    ..Retrospective review of imaging data from a clinical trial...
  12. pmc SPORT lumbar intervertebral disk herniation and back pain: does treatment, location, or morphology matter?
    Adam M Pearson
    Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:428-35. 2008
    ..Diskectomy candidates with at least 6 weeks of sciatica and confirmatory imaging were enrolled in a randomized or observational cohort...
  13. pmc United States' trends and regional variations in lumbar spine surgery: 1992-2003
    James N Weinstein
    Department of Orthopaedics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2707-14. 2006
    ..Repeated cross-sectional analysis using national Medicare data from the Dartmouth Atlas Project...
  14. pmc Surgical versus nonsurgical therapy for lumbar spinal stenosis
    James N Weinstein
    Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Department of Orthopedics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    N Engl J Med 358:794-810. 2008
    ..Surgery for spinal stenosis is widely performed, but its effectiveness as compared with nonsurgical treatment has not been shown in controlled trials...
  15. pmc Reliability of magnetic resonance imaging readings for lumbar disc herniation in the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT)
    Jon D Lurie
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:991-8. 2008
    ..Assessment of the reliability of standardized magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) interpretations and measurements...
  16. pmc A longitudinal comparison of 5 preference-weighted health state classification systems in persons with intervertebral disk herniation
    Christine M McDonough
    Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Med Decis Making 31:270-80. 2011
    ..To assess the longitudinal validity of widely used preference-weighted measurement systems for economic studies of intervertebral disk herniation (IDH)...
  17. pmc The cost effectiveness of surgical versus nonoperative treatment for lumbar disc herniation over two years: evidence from the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT)
    Anna N A Tosteson
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA anna tosteson dartmouth edu
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2108-15. 2008
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Computerized questionnaires and the quality of survey data
    Brett Hanscom
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1797-801. 2002
    ..A retrospective data quality analysis was conducted...
  19. pmc Surgical versus nonoperative treatment for lumbar spinal stenosis four-year results of the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial
    James N Weinstein
    Department of Orthopaedics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:1329-38. 2010
    ..Randomized trial and concurrent observational cohort study...
  20. pmc Surgical versus nonoperative treatment for lumbar disc herniation: four-year results for the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT)
    James N Weinstein
    Department of Orthopaedics, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2789-800. 2008
    ..Concurrent, prospective, randomized, and observational cohort study...
  21. ncbi request reprint The role of mechanical deformation in lumbar radiculopathy: an in vivo model
    Beth A Winkelstein
    Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:27-33. 2002
    ..In vivo strain techniques were used in an animal radiculopathy model...
  22. pmc Surgical compared with nonoperative treatment for lumbar degenerative spondylolisthesis. four-year results in the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT) randomized and observational cohorts
    James N Weinstein
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1295-304. 2009
    ..Questions remain regarding the long-term effects of surgical treatment compared with those of nonoperative treatment...
  23. pmc Reliability of readings of magnetic resonance imaging features of lumbar spinal stenosis
    Jon D Lurie
    Department of Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1605-10. 2008
    ..A reliability assessment of standardized magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) interpretations and measurements...
  24. pmc Spine patient outcomes research trial: radiographic predictors of clinical outcomes after operative or nonoperative treatment of degenerative spondylolisthesis
    Adam M Pearson
    Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2759-66. 2008
    ..Subgroup analyses according to treatment received...
  25. pmc Surgical versus nonsurgical treatment for lumbar degenerative spondylolisthesis
    James N Weinstein
    Department of Orthopaedics, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:2257-70. 2007
    ..Management of degenerative spondylolisthesis with spinal stenosis is controversial. Surgery is widely used, but its effectiveness in comparison with that of nonsurgical treatment has not been demonstrated in controlled trials...
  26. pmc Extending the P4P agenda, part 1: how Medicare can improve patient decision making and reduce unnecessary care
    John E Wennberg
    Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth Medical School in Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1564-74. 2007
    ..This paper outlines a strategy to achieve informed patient choice as the standard of practice for preference-sensitive care...
  27. pmc Patient preferences and expectations for care: determinants in patients with lumbar intervertebral disc herniation
    Jon D Lurie
    Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2663-8. 2008
    ..Prospective observational cohort...
  28. pmc Surgical treatment of spinal stenosis with and without degenerative spondylolisthesis: cost-effectiveness after 2 years
    Anna N A Tosteson
    Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Center in Musculoskeletal Diseases, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Ann Intern Med 149:845-53. 2008
    ..The SPORT (Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial) reported favorable surgery outcomes over 2 years among patients with stenosis with and without degenerative spondylolisthesis, but the economic value of these surgeries is uncertain...
  29. ncbi request reprint Rates of advanced spinal imaging and spine surgery
    Jon D Lurie
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:616-20. 2003
    ..Small area analysis...
  30. ncbi request reprint An observational study on the prevalence and pattern of opioid use in 25,479 patients with spine and radicular pain
    Gilbert J Fanciullo
    Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:201-5. 2002
    ..A cross-sectional analysis of data obtained from patients with spinal and radicular pain and their spine center treating physicians was performed...
  31. ncbi request reprint Medical versus surgical treatment for low back pain: evidence and clinical practice
    N J Birkmeyer
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Eff Clin Pract 2:218-27. 1999
    ..Although low back pain is one of the most common health problems, it is still difficult to choose between surgical and medical treatment...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cluster analysis classification of SF-36 profiles for patients with spinal pain
    Gilbert J Fanciullo
    Department of Anesthesiology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2276-82. 2003
    ..A k-means cluster analysis of patients with spinal and radicular pain based on the SF-36 Health Survey scales...
  33. pmc Design of the Spine Patient outcomes Research Trial (SPORT)
    Nancy J O Birkmeyer
    Department of Surgery, Community and Family Medicine, Clinical Trials Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:1361-72. 2002
    ..The Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT) was designed to assess the relative efficacy and cost-effectiveness of surgical and nonsurgical approaches to the treatment of common conditions associated with low back and leg pain...
  34. ncbi request reprint The impact of spinal problems on the health status of patients: have we underestimated the effect?
    J C Fanuele
    Department of Surgery, Section of Orthopaedics, and Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03766, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 25:1509-14. 2000
    ..A prospective study of 17,774 patients who consulted spine centers in which the impact of spinal disorders and comorbidities on physical functional status were evaluated...
  35. pmc Lumbar discectomy outcomes vary by herniation level in the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial
    J D Lurie
    Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1811-9. 2008
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint The magnitude of mechanical allodynia in a rodent model of lumbar radiculopathy is dependent on strain and sex
    Michael L LaCroix-Fralish
    Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1821-7. 2005
    ..This study examined the differences in tactile hypersensitivity across 6 different strains of male mice, and between male and female rats of 3 different strains in a rodent model of low back pain associated with lumbar radiculopathy...
  37. ncbi request reprint Repeated injury to the lumbar nerve roots produces enhanced mechanical allodynia and persistent spinal neuroinflammation
    J L Hunt
    Department of Pharmacology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:2073-9. 2001
    ..Neuroinflammatory activation in the spinal cord further supports the hypothesis that central neuroinflammation plays an important role in chronic radicular pain...
  38. ncbi request reprint Prophylactic pinning of the contralateral hip in slipped capital femoral epiphysis : evaluation of long-term outcome for the contralateral hip with use of decision analysis
    W Randall Schultz
    Department of Orthopaedics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1305-14. 2002
    ..This finding has led many authors to recommend prophylactic pinning of the contralateral asymptomatic hip in patients presenting with a unilateral slipped capital femoral epiphysis...
  39. ncbi request reprint Spine fellowship education and its association with the part-II oral certification examination
    Harry N Herkowitz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Hospital, 3535 West Thirteen Mile Road, Suite 744, Royal Oak, MI 48073, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:668-70. 2006
  40. ncbi request reprint Variation in hip fracture treatment: are black and white patients treated equally?
    Jason C Fanuele
    Department of Orthopaedics, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:E13-7. 2009
    ..09) in adjusted mean rates for THA (0.47%), HA (8.24%), ORIF (94.8%), or NM (2.11%). There were no significant disparities by race across hospital referral regions with regard to type of fracture treatment...
  41. pmc Racial variation in treatment preferences and willingness to randomize in the Spine Patient Outcomes Research Trial (SPORT)
    Addisalem Arega
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2263-9. 2006
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Can condition-specific health surveys be specific to spine disease? An analysis of the effect of comorbidities on baseline condition-specific and general health survey scores
    James Slover
    Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1265-71. 2006
    ..This is an observational cross-sectional study of 26,290 patients seen and evaluated in the 25 centers of the National Spine Network...
  43. ncbi request reprint Historical perspective. Ernest Amory Codman, 1869-1940. A pioneer of evidence-based medicine: the end result idea
    S C Kaska
    Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 23:629-33. 1998
    ..This historical perspective is a tribute to Codman's contributions to medical science and highlights his remarkable career...
  44. ncbi request reprint Racial, ethnic, and geographic disparities in rates of knee arthroplasty among Medicare patients
    Jonathan Skinner
    Center for the Evaluative Clinical Sciences and Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH, USA
    N Engl J Med 349:1350-9. 2003
    ..There are large variations in the use of knee arthroplasty among Medicare enrollees according to race or ethnic group and sex. Are racial and ethnic disparities more pronounced in some regions than in others, and if so, why?..
  45. ncbi request reprint The geographic incidence and treatment variation of common fractures of elderly patients
    Scott M Sporer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush Medical College, Einfield, IL 60190, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 14:246-55. 2006
    ....
  46. ncbi request reprint Fractures of the distal part of the radius. The evolution of practice over time. Where's the evidence?
    Kenneth J Koval
    Department of Orthopaedics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 1 Medical Center Drive, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1855-61. 2008
    ..The present study was designed to identify changes in practice patterns regarding operative fixation of distal radial fractures between 1999 and 2007 and to assess the results of those treatments over time...
  47. doi request reprint Nail or plate fixation of intertrochanteric hip fractures: changing pattern of practice. A review of the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Database
    Jeffrey O Anglen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Indiana University, 541 Clinical Drive, Suite 600, Indianapolis, IN 46202, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:700-7. 2008
    ..A study of the Part II database was undertaken to detect changing patterns of care for intertrochanteric fractures...
  48. ncbi request reprint Support and satellite cells within the rabbit dorsal root ganglion: ultrastructure of a perineuronal support cell
    Kris Siemionow
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1882-7. 2006
    ..The membrane, nucleus, and cytoplasmic contents of satellite cells were evaluated using a transmission electron microscope...
  49. pmc Dorsal root sensitivity to interleukin-1 beta, interleukin-6 and tumor necrosis factor in rats
    A Cuneyt Ozaktay
    Wayne State University, Bioengineering Center, 818W Hancock, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Eur Spine J 11:467-75. 2002
    ..IL-1beta, IL-6, and TNF may be neurotoxic to dorsal root axons. Furthermore IL-1beta and TNF may sensitize the peripheral receptive fields. This study suggests that dorsal roots may be impaired by these proinflammatory cytokines...
  50. ncbi request reprint Emerging technology in spine: should we rethink the past or move forward in spite of the past?
    James N Weinstein
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:S1. 2003
  51. ncbi request reprint Chordoma of the mobile spine: fifty years of experience
    Stefano Boriani
    Department of Orthopedics, Traumatology and Spine Surgery, Ospedale Maggiore, Bologna, Italy
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:493-503. 2006
    ..A consecutive series of 52 chordomas of the mobile spine observed over a 50-year period includes a retrospective review of 15 cases treated prior to 1991 and a prospective group of 37 cases treated from 1991 to 2002...
  52. pmc What is different about workers' compensation patients? Socioeconomic predictors of baseline disability status among patients with lumbar radiculopathy
    Steven J Atlas
    General Medicine Division, Medical Services, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:2019-26. 2007
    ..Combined analysis of 2 prospective clinical studies...
  53. ncbi request reprint Introduction: disc degeneration: summary
    Howard S An
    Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:2677-8. 2004
  54. ncbi request reprint Partnership: doctor and patient: advocacy for informed choice vs. informed consent
    James N Weinstein
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:269-72. 2005
  55. ncbi request reprint Effects of interleukin-1 beta, interleukin-6, and tumor necrosis factor on sensitivity of dorsal root ganglion and peripheral receptive fields in rats
    A Cuneyt Ozaktay
    Bioengineering Center, Wayne State University, 818 W Hancock, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Eur Spine J 15:1529-37. 2006
    ..This study provides added evidence to the role of cytokines in modulating afferent activity following inflammation...
  56. ncbi request reprint Health professional's guide to rehabilitation of the patient with osteoporosis
    Francis J Bonner
    Medical Director, Rehabilitation Hospital of South Jersey, Vineland, NJ, USA
    Osteoporos Int 14:S1-22. 2003
  57. ncbi request reprint Editorial conflict of interest: art or science? The hippocratic solution
    James N Weinstein
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:3-5. 2002
  58. ncbi request reprint An AOA critical issue. The future of the orthopaedic surgeon-proceduralist or keeper of the musculoskeletal system?
    Scott D Boden
    The Emory Spine Center, 59 Executive Park Drive, Suite 3000, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2812-21. 2005
  59. ncbi request reprint Slipped disk discussions
    James N Weinstein
    Health News 8:4. 2002
  60. ncbi request reprint Summary statement: treatment of the painful motion segment
    Gunnar B J Andersson
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:S1. 2005
  61. ncbi request reprint Workforce analysis in orthopaedic surgery: how can we improve the accuracy of our predictions?
    Frances A Farley
    University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0328, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 15:268-73. 2007
    ..Orthopaedic organizations should develop collaborative relationships with experts in the field and devise a true working model that allows for ongoing strategic planning...
  62. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based medicine summary statement
    Gunnar B J Andersson
    Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Goteborg University, Goteborg, Sweden
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:S64-5. 2007
  63. ncbi request reprint American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Practice of the Orthopaedic Surgeon: Part-II, certification examination case mix
    William E Garrett
    Duke University Medical Center, Box 3338, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:660-7. 2006

Research Grants4

  1. Orthopaedic Resident Clinician/Researcher Program
    James Weinstein; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  2. Low Back: A Multi-Center Clinical Trial
    James Weinstein; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  3. Orthopaedic Resident Clinician/Researcher Program
    James Weinstein; Fiscal Year: 2008
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  4. Low Back: A Multi-Center Clinical Trial
    James Weinstein; Fiscal Year: 2008
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