Steven J Morgan

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Affiliation: Denver Health Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Management of an open acetabular fracture in a skeletally immature patient
    Sarah Y Clutter
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Open Orthop J 1:9-12. 2007
  2. pmc Lower extremity compartment syndrome in the acute care surgery paradigm: safety lessons learned
    Jeffry L Kashuk
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center and University of Colorado, Denver Health Sciences Center 777 Bannock St MC0206 Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 3:11. 2009
  3. pmc Eradication of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in a female patient with total hip arthroplasty, with debridement and retention: a case report
    Alison M Beieler
    Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Denver Health Medical Center, 660 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Med Case Reports 3:45. 2009
  4. ncbi Continuous infusion of local anesthetic at iliac crest bone-graft sites for postoperative pain relief. A randomized, double-blind study
    Steven J Morgan
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:2606-12. 2006
  5. ncbi Salvage of a below-the-knee amputation level following a type-IIIB open tibial fracture. A case report
    Steven J Morgan
    Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock Street, MC 0188, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2769-78. 2007
  6. pmc Improving accuracy of total knee component cementation: description of a simple technique
    William B Lutes
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Surg Res 4:38. 2009
  7. doi Direct retroperitoneal pelvic packing versus pelvic angiography: A comparison of two management protocols for haemodynamically unstable pelvic fractures
    Patrick M Osborn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 40:54-60. 2009
  8. doi Technical problems and complications in the removal of the less invasive stabilization system
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Centre, University of Colorado at Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:369-73. 2010
  9. doi Femur shaft fracture fixation in head-injured patients: when is the right time?
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:107-14. 2010
  10. doi Combined injuries of the pelvis and acetabulum: nature of a devastating dyad
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:303-8. 2010

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  1. pmc Management of an open acetabular fracture in a skeletally immature patient
    Sarah Y Clutter
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Open Orthop J 1:9-12. 2007
    ..Secondary to the low incidence, there is an apparent lack of reports on appropriate management strategies for open pediatric acetabular fractures in the literature...
  2. pmc Lower extremity compartment syndrome in the acute care surgery paradigm: safety lessons learned
    Jeffry L Kashuk
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center and University of Colorado, Denver Health Sciences Center 777 Bannock St MC0206 Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 3:11. 2009
    ..Periodic system review of our trauma and orthopedic data for complications of LECS led us to hypothesize that delayed diagnosis and limb loss were potentially preventable events in our trauma center...
  3. pmc Eradication of multidrug-resistant Acinetobacter baumannii in a female patient with total hip arthroplasty, with debridement and retention: a case report
    Alison M Beieler
    Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, Denver Health Medical Center, 660 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Med Case Reports 3:45. 2009
    ..The current recommended treatment for complicated infections due to orthopedic devices, including resistant gram-negative rods, consists of antimicrobial therapy with debridement and removal of implants...
  4. ncbi Continuous infusion of local anesthetic at iliac crest bone-graft sites for postoperative pain relief. A randomized, double-blind study
    Steven J Morgan
    Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:2606-12. 2006
    ..5% bupivacaine into the iliac crest harvest site provides pain relief that is superior to the relief provided by systemic narcotic pain medication alone in patients undergoing reconstructive orthopaedic trauma procedures...
  5. ncbi Salvage of a below-the-knee amputation level following a type-IIIB open tibial fracture. A case report
    Steven J Morgan
    Denver Health Medical Center, 777 Bannock Street, MC 0188, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2769-78. 2007
  6. pmc Improving accuracy of total knee component cementation: description of a simple technique
    William B Lutes
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Surg Res 4:38. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  7. doi Direct retroperitoneal pelvic packing versus pelvic angiography: A comparison of two management protocols for haemodynamically unstable pelvic fractures
    Patrick M Osborn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 40:54-60. 2009
    ..To evaluate the outcomes of haemodynamically unstable cases of pelvic ring injury treated with a protocol focused on either direct retroperitoneal pelvic packing or early pelvic angiography and embolisation...
  8. doi Technical problems and complications in the removal of the less invasive stabilization system
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Centre, University of Colorado at Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:369-73. 2010
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the frequency of intraoperative problems and complications involved with Less Invasive Stabilization System (LISS) plate removal...
  9. doi Femur shaft fracture fixation in head-injured patients: when is the right time?
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:107-14. 2010
    ....
  10. doi Combined injuries of the pelvis and acetabulum: nature of a devastating dyad
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:303-8. 2010
    ..We hypothesize that this combination of injuries affects not only the postinjury hemodynamics of the patient, but the outcome of subsequent acetabular fracture treatment...
  11. doi Management of a trochanteric fracture complicated by a bent solid intramedullary femoral nail in situ: description of technique
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:e25-30. 2010
    ....
  12. doi Postoperative surgical site infection following acetabular fracture fixation
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 41:396-9. 2010
    ..To reduce the incidence of SSI following acetabular fracture surgery, special attention should be directed at the care of obese patients, patients requiring ICU care, and patients with associated Morel-Lavallée lesions...
  13. doi Safety and efficacy of conversion from external fixation to plate fixation in humeral shaft fractures
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Centre, University of Colorado at Denver School of Medicine, Denver, CO, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:414-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the outcome and complications of patients who sustained humeral shaft fractures and were treated with initial unilateral external fixation followed by plate fixation...
  14. doi Treatment of distal femur and proximal tibia fractures with external fixation followed by planned conversion to internal fixation
    Anand A Parekh
    Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Trauma 64:736-9. 2008
    ..To evaluate healing rates and complications in patients treated with temporary external fixation (EF) and subsequent open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) for high-energy distal femur or proximal tibia fractures...
  15. doi Influence of preoperative 7.5% hypertonic saline on neutrophil activation after reamed intramedullary nailing of femur shaft fractures: a prospective randomized pilot study
    Juan F Agudelo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:86-91. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that preoperative administration of 7.5% HTS attenuates PMNL priming after IMN of unilateral femur shaft fractures compared with 0.9% normal saline...
  16. doi Stress radiograph to detect true extent of symphyseal disruption in presumed anteroposterior compression type I pelvic injuries
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Trauma 69:880-5. 2010
    ..We instituted a protocol in which a stress examination was performed for patients presenting with an APC-I injury diagnosed with static radiographs to reveal the true extent of the injury...
  17. doi Outcome and complications of posterior transiliac plating for vertically unstable sacral fractures
    Takashi Suzuki
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Centre, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 40:405-9. 2009
    ..We caution its use in the presence of a known Morel-Lavallee lesion, as this may increase the wound complication and infection risk...
  18. doi Safety and efficacy of damage control external fixation versus early definitive stabilization for femoral shaft fractures in the multiple-injured patient
    Mark S Tuttle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Trauma 67:602-5. 2009
    ..We propose DCO as a safe initial treatment for the multiple-injured patient with femur shaft fractures...
  19. ncbi Efficacy of composite allograft and demineralized bone matrix graft in treating tibial plateau fractures with bone loss
    Justin T Newman
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Orthopedics 31:649. 2008
    ..One patient developed osteomyelitis. Subsidence ranging from 2.5 to 5.7 mm occurred in 4 patients (11%). This treatment method provides sufficient structural integrity with a high union rate and a low complication rate...
  20. doi Prophylactic antibiotics in open fractures: a pilot randomized clinical safety study
    Carla C Saveli
    Department of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Swedish Medical Center, Denver, Colorado Departments of Medicine, Infectious Diseases, and Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado and Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado
    J Orthop Trauma 27:552-7. 2013
    ....
  21. ncbi A new minimally invasive technique for large volume bone graft harvest for treatment of fracture nonunions
    Justin T Newman
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Orthopedics 31:257-61. 2008
  22. doi A retrospective analysis of comminuted intra-articular fractures of the tibial plafond: Open reduction and internal fixation versus external Ilizarov fixation
    Stacy Bacon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Centre, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Injury 39:196-202. 2008
    ..Future prospective randomised trials are required to determine with more scientific accuracy the optimal treatment strategy for these challenging injuries...
  23. ncbi Improving outcomes after pertrochanteric hip fractures
    Madhav Karunakar
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    Instr Course Lect 58:91-104. 2009
    ..Critical assessment of the available literature and a review of treatment indications, implant recommendations, and technical pitfalls will provide insight to physicians to enable better care of patients with these complex injuries...
  24. pmc Inhibition of complement C5a prevents breakdown of the blood-brain barrier and pituitary dysfunction in experimental sepsis
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Crit Care 13:R12. 2009
    ..However, its pathophysiology remains unclear. The present study investigated the effect of complement C5a blockade in preventing BBB damage and pituitary dysfunction during experimental sepsis...
  25. pmc Prevalence of sacral dysmorphia in a prospective trauma population: Implications for a "safe" surgical corridor for sacro-iliac screw placement
    Erik A Hasenboehler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 5:8. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  26. ncbi A new minimally invasive technique for large volume bone graft harvest for treatment of fracture nonunions
    Justin T Newman
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Orthopedics 31:257. 2008
    ..We conclude that Reamer-Irrigator-Aspirator bone grafting represents a safe procedure and a viable alternative to iliac crest bone graft harvesting for the treatment of fracture nonunions...
  27. doi Serum titanium levels in individuals undergoing intramedullary femoral nailing with a titanium implant
    Sean McGarry
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Trauma 64:430-3. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the systemic level of serum titanium in patients who had undergone femoral nailing...
  28. ncbi Traction table-related complications in orthopaedic surgery
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, CO, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 18:668-75. 2010
    ....
  29. pmc Bench-to-bedside review: Burn-induced cerebral inflammation--a neglected entity?
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Crit Care 13:215. 2009
    ..In this paper, we illustrate the molecular events leading to blood-brain barrier breakdown, with a focus on the subsequent neuroinflammatory changes leading to cerebral edema in patients with severe burns...
  30. pmc Modality of wound closure after total knee replacement: are staples as safe as sutures? A retrospective study of 181 patients
    Justin T Newman
    The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado USA
    Patient Saf Surg 5:26. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  31. doi Nocardia osteomyelitis: a rare complication after intramedullary nailing of a closed tibial shaft fracture
    Todd Vander Heiden
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 23:232-6. 2009
    ..In addition, we provide a review of the literature in the field and discuss optimized treatment strategies...
  32. doi Retrograde femoral nailing: an understanding of the intercondylar insertion site
    Steven J Morgan
    Department of Orthopaedics, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, USA
    J Trauma 64:151-4. 2008
    ..This starting point assumes that implants will adapt to the femoral radius of curvature. Implant-femur radius mismatch may result in postoperative fracture angulations, translation, or increase in hoop stress...
  33. ncbi Analysis of efficacy and failure in proximal humerus fractures treated with locking plates
    Juan Agudelo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:676-81. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the efficacy of proximal humerus locking plates (PHLP) and to clarify predictors of loss of fixation...
  34. ncbi Pediatric pelvic fractures
    Wade R Smith
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Coloraddo Health Sciences Center, 80204, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 24:130-5. 2004
  35. ncbi The deltoid muscle: an anatomic description of the deltoid insertion to the proximal humerus
    Steven J Morgan
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado, School of Medicine, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:19-21. 2006
    ..This study was designed to describe the anatomic insertion point of the deltoid to the proximal humerus...
  36. doi Decreased antibiotic utilization after implementation of a guideline for inpatient cellulitis and cutaneous abscess
    Timothy C Jenkins
    Department of Medicine, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1072-9. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that implementation of an institutional guideline to standardize and streamline the evaluation and treatment of inpatient cellulitis and abscess would decrease antibiotic and health care resource utilization...
  37. ncbi Concepts of transtibial amputation: Burgess technique versus modified Brückner procedure
    Philip F Stahel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    ANZ J Surg 76:942-6. 2006
    ..The potential advantages of the standardized modified Brückner procedure compared with the 'classical' Burgess technique for transtibial amputation remain to be assessed in prospective multicentre trials...
  38. pmc Femoral artery thrombosis after internal fixation of a transverse acetabular fracture in a patient with osteogenesis imperfecta type I
    Navid M Ziran
    Department of Orthopaedics, Rocky Mountain Regional Trauma Center, Denver Health Medical Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 2:1. 2008
    ..We discuss the possible causes of iatrogenic vascular injuries in patients with osteogenesis imperfecta. Orthopaedic surgeons should be aware of this potentially devastating complication in this particular patient cohort...
  39. ncbi Treatment of complex proximal femoral fractures with the proximal femur locking compression plate
    Erik A Hasenboehler
    Dept of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock St, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Orthopedics 30:618-23. 2007
    ..The PF-LCP represents a feasible alternative for the treatment of unstable inter- and subtrochanteric fractures...
  40. ncbi Preperitonal pelvic packing for hemodynamically unstable pelvic fractures: a paradigm shift
    C Clay Cothren
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Dencer, CO 80204, USA
    J Trauma 62:834-9; discussion 839-42. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that a modified technique of direct preperitoneal pelvic packing (PPP) would reduce the need for angiography, decrease blood transfusion requirements, and lower mortality...
  41. doi Mouse closed head injury model induced by a weight-drop device
    Michael A Flierl
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado, USA
    Nat Protoc 4:1328-37. 2009
    ..In experienced hands, this CHI model can be carried out in as little as 30 s per animal, with additional time required for subsequent posttraumatic analysis and data collection...
  42. pmc Repetitive posterior iliac crest autograft harvest resulting in an unstable pelvic fracture and infected non-union: case report and review of the literature
    Matthew J Oakley
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Patient Saf Surg 1:6. 2007
    ..The orthopaedic surgeon should be aware of this detrimental complication associated with extensive or repeated posterior iliac crest graft harvest...
  43. doi Ethnic differences in posttraumatic stress disorder after musculoskeletal trauma
    Allison E Williams
    Eastern Colorado Health Care System, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Trauma 65:1054-65. 2008
    ..Limited information exists concerning ethnic differences in psychological sequelae after musculoskeletal injury. This study examined ethnic variations in prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) after musculoskeletal trauma...
  44. ncbi Venous thromboembolism in orthopedic trauma patients
    Juan F Agudelo
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Colorado, USA
    Orthopedics 28:1164-71; quiz 1172-3. 2005
  45. ncbi Retroperitoneal packing as a resuscitation technique for hemodynamically unstable patients with pelvic fractures: report of two representative cases and a description of technique
    Wade R Smith
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Trauma 59:1510-4. 2005
  46. ncbi Pelvic fracture pattern does not always predict the need for urgent embolization
    Eric L Sarin
    Department of Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, Colorado 80204, USA
    J Trauma 58:973-7. 2005
    ..Previous clinical reviews have associated fracture geometry with arterial hemorrhage, specifically implicating those injuries with evidence of major ligamentous disruption (MLD)...
  47. ncbi Results and technique of unstable pediatric femoral fractures treated with submuscular bridge plating
    Ernest L Sink
    Children s Hospital, Denver, CO 80218, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:177-81. 2006
    ..Early callus was seen by 6 to 8 weeks and stable bony union by 12 weeks in all patients. Submuscular plating is a reasonable option for operative stabilization of comminuted and unstable pediatric femoral fractures...
  48. ncbi Prospective comparison of contrast-enhanced computed tomography versus magnetic resonance venography in the detection of occult deep pelvic vein thrombosis in patients with pelvic and acetabular fractures
    Michael D Stover
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 20153, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 16:613-21. 2002
    ..To determine the rate of pelvic vein thrombosis following acetabular or pelvic fracture identified by enhanced computed tomography venography or magnetic resonance venography...
  49. ncbi Expandable intramedullary nailing for tibial and femoral fractures: a preliminary analysis of perioperative complications
    Wade R Smith
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:310-4; discussion 315-6. 2006
    ..To report the results of using the expandable nailing system in the treatment of femoral and tibial shaft fractures...
  50. pmc Deep vein thrombosis prophylaxis in trauma patients
    Serdar Toker
    Orthopaedic Trauma Research, Denver Health, University of Colorado, 777 Bannock Street MC 0188, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    Thrombosis 2011:505373. 2011
    ..Large randomized prospective clinical studies would be required to provide level I evidence to define the optimal VTE prophylaxis in trauma patients...
  51. ncbi Utility of once-daily dose of low-molecular-weight heparin to prevent venous thromboembolism in multisystem trauma patients
    C Clay Cothren
    Department of General Surgery, Trauma Service, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 777 Bannock Street, MC 0206, Denver, Colorado 80204, USA
    World J Surg 31:98-104. 2007
    ..We hypothesized that a protocol utilizing once-daily LMWH prophylaxis in high-risk trauma patients, regardless of the need for invasive procedures, is feasible, safe, and effective...
  52. ncbi Bilateral exercise induced exertional compartment syndrome resulting in acute compartment loss: a case report
    Mitchel S Robinson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Orthopaedic Department, Denver Health, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Trauma 65:225-7. 2008
  53. ncbi Bilateral peroneal nerve palsy following emergent stabilization of a pelvic ring injury
    John R Shank
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Denver Health Medical Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 777 Bannock Street, Denver, CO 80204, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 17:67-70. 2003
    ..The authors report a case of bilateral peroneal nerve palsy related to the use of external compressive wraps in a patient with pelvic ring injury...
  54. ncbi Clinical effectiveness of the physical examination in diagnosis of posterior pelvic ring injuries
    Joseph P McCormick
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, Colorado, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 17:257-61. 2003
    ....
  55. ncbi Posteromedial fracture fragments of the tibial plateau: an unsolved problem?
    Philip F Stahel
    J Orthop Trauma 22:504; author reply 504-5. 2008
  56. ncbi Optimizing the management of Moore type I postero-medial split fracture dislocations of the tibial head: description of the Lobenhoffer approach
    Johannes K M Fakler
    Department of Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, Charite University Medical School, Campus Benjamin Franklin, 12200 Berlin, Germany
    J Orthop Trauma 21:330-6. 2007
    ..It involves a less extensive soft tissue dissection than that required by other posterior approaches. We provide the first English-language description of the technique, with 2 cases presented as illustrations of the approach...
  57. ncbi Clinical evaluation of a true percutaneous technique for antegrade femoral nailing
    Bruce H Ziran
    Department of Orthopedic Trauma, Elizabeth s Health System, Youngstown, OH 44501, USA
    Orthopedics 28:1182-6. 2005
    ..The percutaneous technique appears to be a safe and effective alternative to the standard technique. Hip pain at one year appears decreased compared to reports using a traditional approach...
  58. ncbi Helmet availability at skiing and snowboarding rental shops. a survey of Colorado ski resort rental practices
    Theresa Hennessey
    Department of Orthopaedics, Case Western University Hospital, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Am J Prev Med 22:110-2. 2002
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the availability, cost, and prevelance of helmet rental to skiers and snowboarders at Colorado ski resorts...
  59. ncbi Syndesmosis fixation: a comparison of three and four cortices of screw fixation without hardware removal
    Joel A Moore
    The Orthopaedic and Neurosurgical Center of the Cascades, 2200 NE Neff Road, Suite 200, Bend, Oregon 97701, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:567-72. 2006
    ..5-mm fully threaded cortical screws through either three or four cortices would have similar strength and rate of mechanical failure and that retention of screws after fracture healing would not result in adverse clinical symptoms...