Kenneth A Egol

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Staged management of high-energy proximal tibia fractures (OTA types 41): the results of a prospective, standardized protocol
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:448-55; discussion 456. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Lower-extremity function for driving an automobile after operative treatment of ankle fracture
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1185-9. 2003
  3. doi request reprint The effect of knee-spanning external fixation on compartment pressures in the leg
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedics, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:680-5. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Braking function after complex lower extremity trauma
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Trauma 65:1435-8. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Ankle stress test for predicting the need for surgical fixation of isolated fibular fractures
    Kenneth A Egol
    Jamaica Hospital, Jamaica, NY, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:2393-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Mismatch of current intramedullary nails with the anterior bow of the femur
    Kenneth A Egol
    Trauma Service, Department of Orthopaedics, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:410-5. 2004
  7. pmc Do successful surgical results after operative treatment of long-bone nonunions correlate with outcomes?
    Kenneth A Egol
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 E 17th Street 1402, New York, NY, 10003, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:2979-85. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint A biomechanical comparison of two volar locked plates in a dorsally unstable distal radius fracture model
    Frank Anthony Liporace
    Department of Orthopaedics, Trauma Division, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    J Trauma 61:668-72. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of long bone nonunions: factors affecting healing
    Kenneth A Egol
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 70:224-31. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of capitellar fractures with headless screws. Surgical technique
    David E Ruchelsman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:38-49. 2009

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Publications108 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Staged management of high-energy proximal tibia fractures (OTA types 41): the results of a prospective, standardized protocol
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:448-55; discussion 456. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Lower-extremity function for driving an automobile after operative treatment of ankle fracture
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1185-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine when patients recover the ability to safely operate the brakes of an automobile following operative repair of an ankle fracture...
  3. doi request reprint The effect of knee-spanning external fixation on compartment pressures in the leg
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedics, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:680-5. 2008
    ..The hypothesis of this study was that application of external fixation and restoration of limb length would have no effect on the compartment pressures...
  4. doi request reprint Braking function after complex lower extremity trauma
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Trauma 65:1435-8. 2008
    ..This study was performed to evaluate when patients recover sufficiently to drive an automobile after operative repair of various other lower extremity fractures...
  5. ncbi request reprint Ankle stress test for predicting the need for surgical fixation of isolated fibular fractures
    Kenneth A Egol
    Jamaica Hospital, Jamaica, NY, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:2393-8. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Mismatch of current intramedullary nails with the anterior bow of the femur
    Kenneth A Egol
    Trauma Service, Department of Orthopaedics, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:410-5. 2004
    ..In this study, the curvature of 948 femurs (474 matched pairs) was determined and compared with current intramedullary nails. The correlation of femoral curvature to age, gender, femoral size, and race was also evaluated...
  7. pmc Do successful surgical results after operative treatment of long-bone nonunions correlate with outcomes?
    Kenneth A Egol
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 E 17th Street 1402, New York, NY, 10003, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:2979-85. 2009
    ..Our data suggest improvement in pain scores is seen in all patients after surgery, whereas successful internal fixation leads to improved function...
  8. ncbi request reprint A biomechanical comparison of two volar locked plates in a dorsally unstable distal radius fracture model
    Frank Anthony Liporace
    Department of Orthopaedics, Trauma Division, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    J Trauma 61:668-72. 2006
    ..This study compares the biomechanical stability of two volar locked plate systems for fixation of unstable, extra-articular distal radius fractures...
  9. ncbi request reprint Treatment of long bone nonunions: factors affecting healing
    Kenneth A Egol
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 70:224-31. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine which patient and surgical factors correlated with successful healing of a nonunion following surgical intervention...
  10. doi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of capitellar fractures with headless screws. Surgical technique
    David E Ruchelsman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:38-49. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Treatment of complex tibial plateau fractures using the less invasive stabilization system plate: clinical experience and a laboratory comparison with double plating
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    J Trauma 57:340-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was: 1) to evaluate the clinical use L.I.S.S plating system for stabilization of bicondylar tibial plateau fractures. 2) To compare the biomechanics of this plating system with a double plate construct...
  12. ncbi request reprint Fracture-dislocation of the elbow functional outcome following treatment with a standardized protocol
    Kenneth A Egol
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 65:263-70. 2007
    ..Our approach led to the restoration of elbow joint stability in all patients...
  13. ncbi request reprint Post-splinting radiographs of minimally displaced fractures: good medicine or medicolegal protection?
    Sonia Chaudhry
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, Suite 1402, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:e128. 2012
    ..Our hypothesis was that post-splinting radiographs do not demonstrate changes in fracture alignment or impact the management of the patient...
  14. ncbi request reprint Coronal plane partial articular fractures of the distal humerus: current concepts in management
    David E Ruchelsman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 16:716-28. 2008
    ..Clinically significant osteonecrosis and heterotopic ossification are rare, but mild to moderate posttraumatic osteoarthrosis may be anticipated at midterm follow-up...
  15. ncbi request reprint Does fibular plating improve alignment after intramedullary nailing of distal metaphyseal tibia fractures?
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:94-103. 2006
    ..Evaluate whether supplementary fibular fixation helped maintain axial alignment in distal metaphyseal tibia-fibula fractures treated by locked intramedullary nailing...
  16. ncbi request reprint Complications of intramedullary Hagie pin fixation for acute midshaft clavicle fractures
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:280-4. 2007
    ..However, there was a 50% incidence of postoperative complications associated with this treatment method. We believe that the complication rate associated with the use of the Hagie pin should preclude the use of this particular implant...
  17. ncbi request reprint Are outcomes of bimalleolar fractures poorer than those of lateral malleolar fractures with medial ligamentous injury?
    Nirmal C Tejwani
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 550 First Avenue, NBV 21W 37, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1438-41. 2007
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome in patients treated for chronic posttraumatic osteomyelitis
    Kenneth A Egol
    Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:313-7. 2009
    ..In this investigation, 43 patients at a large university hospital were retrospectively identified who had been diagnosed with chronic osteomyelitis at 44 sites...
  19. ncbi request reprint The "Z-effect" phenomenon defined: a laboratory study
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Orthop Res 25:1568-73. 2007
    ..Models where the femoral head had a higher compressive strength than that of the femoral neck may simulate fracture patterns with significant medial cortex comminution that are prone to varus collapse...
  20. doi request reprint Quantitative assessment of the bone morphogenetic protein expression from alternate bone graft harvesting sites
    Richelle C Takemoto
    Musculoskeletal Research Center at the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:564-6. 2010
    ..We analyzed autogenous marrow aspirates obtained from three different graft sites for the mRNA levels of BMPs and their receptors...
  21. doi request reprint Fixation of extra-articular distal humerus fractures using one locking plate versus two reconstruction plates: a laboratory study
    Nirmal C Tejwani
    Department of Orthopaedics, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10016, USA
    J Trauma 66:795-9. 2009
    ..To compare the strength and stiffness of standard double-plate fixation with that of a single-locking plate for comminuted extra-articular distal humeral fractures...
  22. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary nailing of the lower extremity: biomechanics and biology
    Matthew R Bong
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 15:97-106. 2007
    ....
  23. doi request reprint Surgical treatment improves clinical and functional outcomes for patients who sustain incomplete bisphosphonate-related femur fractures
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 27:331-5. 2013
    ..To describe the outcomes for patients treated at a single institution, who sustained incomplete bisphosphonate-induced femoral fractures...
  24. doi request reprint The effects of locked and unlocked neutralization plates on load bearing of fractures fixed with a lag screw
    Richelle C Takemoto
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:519-22. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the load at a fracture site compressed with a lag screw when both locked and unlocked plates are used as neutralization devices...
  25. doi request reprint Stability of the posteromedial fragment in a tibial plateau fracture
    Igor Immerman
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Knee Surg 26:117-26. 2013
    ..This may have implications for the management of posteromedial tibial plateau fractures...
  26. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a sliding hip screw with a trochanteric lateral support plate to an intramedullary hip screw for fixation of unstable intertrochanteric hip fractures: a cadaver study
    Matthew R Bong
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Trauma 56:791-4. 2004
    ..This study compared the fracture stability and screw sliding characteristics of unstable intertrochanteric femur fractures fixed with either an SHS and LSP or an Intramedullary Hip Screw (IMHS)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Adult periarticular locking plates for the treatment of pediatric and adolescent subtrochanteric hip fractures
    Samuel Sanders
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 E 17th Street, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:370-3. 2009
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Predictors of mortality after hip fracture: a 10-year prospective study
    Nader Paksima
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Hand and Wrist Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 66:111-7. 2008
    ..The increased mortality risk was highest during the first year after hip fracture and returned to the risk of the standard population 3 years postoperatively. Males who are 65 to 84 years had the highest mortality risk...
  29. doi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of capitellar fractures with headless screws
    David E Ruchelsman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1321-9. 2008
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Fixation of diaphyseal fractures with a segmental defect: a biomechanical comparison of locked and conventional plating techniques
    Eric Fulkerson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Trauma 60:830-5. 2006
    ..Locked screw construct variables were the use of unicortical or bicortical screws, and increasing bone to plate distance...
  31. doi request reprint Use of a "hybrid" locking plate for complex metaphyseal fractures and nonunions about the humerus
    Allison B Spitzer
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Injury 40:240-4. 2009
    ..To review one surgeon's experience with a novel type of "hybrid" locking plate (which has both 3.5mm and 4.5mm locking holes) for difficult fractures of the meta-diaphyseal humeral shaft...
  32. doi request reprint Cortical encroachment after cephalomedullary nailing of the proximal femur: evaluation of a more anatomic radius of curvature
    Daniel B Bazylewicz
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 27:303-7. 2013
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Outcomes of open reduction and internal fixation of proximal humerus fractures managed with locking plates
    Crispin C Ong
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 41:407-12. 2012
    ..Physicians must weigh the functional outcome data when considering management options for these types of injuries...
  34. doi request reprint Fracture site augmentation with calcium phosphate cement reduces screw penetration after open reduction-internal fixation of proximal humeral fractures
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:741-8. 2012
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Hip fracture management: tailoring care for the older patient
    William W Hung
    Department of Geriatrics and Palliative Medicine, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    JAMA 307:2185-94. 2012
    ..Understanding and anticipating issues that may arise in the older patient with hip fracture, while delivering evidence-based care components, is necessary to maximize patient recovery...
  36. doi request reprint Early complications in proximal humerus fractures (OTA Types 11) treated with locked plates
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:159-64. 2008
    ..To examine our incidence of early complications that occur using the Proximal Humeral Internal Locking System (PHILOS) and to determine the contributing factors...
  37. ncbi request reprint Thromboprophylaxis after hip fracture: evaluation of 3 pharmacologic agents
    Gerard K Jeong
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:135-40. 2007
    ..8%) in wound hematoma compared with dextran 40 (1.6%) and aspirin (2.4%) (P<.01). The 3 agents were found not to differ with respect to mortality, thromboembolic phenomena, hemorrhagic complications, or wound complications...
  38. ncbi request reprint Preoperative assessment of tibial nail length: accuracy using digital radiography
    Monet A France
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, N, USA
    Orthopedics 29:623-7. 2006
    ..Phase 3 of our study presented the most accurate results in length determination of tibial nail length...
  39. doi request reprint Outcome after unstable ankle fracture: effect of syndesmotic stabilization
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:7-11. 2010
    ....
  40. doi request reprint Functional outcome after operatively treated ankle fractures in the elderly
    Roy I Davidovitch
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Orthopaedic Surgery, 301 E 17th St Suite 1402, New York, NY 10001, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 30:728-33. 2009
    ..The review was conducted as a retrospective analysis of prospectively collected data at two level one trauma centers and a tertiary referral academic center...
  41. ncbi request reprint Fixation of periprosthetic femoral shaft fractures associated with cemented femoral stems: a biomechanical comparison of locked plating and conventional cable plates
    Eric Fulkerson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:89-93. 2006
    ..To determine which of 2 techniques for the treatment of periprosthetic femoral shaft fractures is of greater stiffness...
  42. ncbi request reprint 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...
  43. ncbi request reprint Predictors of short-term functional outcome following ankle fracture surgery
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, Suite 1402, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:974-9. 2006
    ..In this study, we evaluated predictors of short-term functional outcome following surgical stabilization of ankle fractures...
  44. ncbi request reprint Biomechanics of locked plates and screws
    Kenneth A Egol
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:488-93. 2004
    ..We review basic plate and screw function, discuss the design rationale for the new implants, and examine the biomechanical evidence that supports the use of such implants...
  45. doi request reprint Results following operative treatment of tibial plateau fractures
    Adriana M Urruela
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Knee Surg 26:161-5. 2013
    ..01). Furthermore, at 12 months, 76% of the patients had returned to their preinjury employment and the overall complication rate was 13%. ..
  46. doi request reprint Treatment of lower-extremity long-bone fractures in active, nonambulatory, wheelchair-bound patients
    Michelle T Sugi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    Orthopedics 35:e1376-82. 2012
    ..This study's findings demonstrate that operative treatment in active, wheelchair-bound patients can provide an improved quality of life postinjury and a rapid return to activities...
  47. doi request reprint Does adding computed tomography change the diagnosis and treatment of Tillaux and triplane pediatric ankle fractures?
    Frank A Liporace
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    Orthopedics 35:e208-12. 2012
    ..033). Adding CT, although it may influence the decision to operate on Tillaux and triplane fractures, may not be as useful as previously thought...
  48. ncbi request reprint Open reduction with internal fixation versus limited internal fixation and external fixation for high grade pilon fractures (OTA type 43C)
    Roy I Davidovitch
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Orthopaedic Surgery, 301 E 17th St Suite 1402, New York, NY 10001, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 32:955-61. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to critically evaluate clinical, radiographic and functional outcomes following high-energy fractures of the tibial plafond...
  49. ncbi request reprint Sliding of two lag screw designs in a highly comminuted fracture model
    Frederick J Kummer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 69:289-91. 2011
    ..This was in contrast to the solid lag screws that demonstrated lateral projection in all cases...
  50. ncbi request reprint Helical blade vs telescoping lag screw for intertrochanteric fracture fixation
    Ran Schwarzkopf
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 40:452-6. 2011
    ..This advantage may help minimize postoperative lateral soft-tissue impingement...
  51. doi request reprint Functional outcome following one-part proximal humeral fractures: a prospective study
    Nirmal C Tejwani
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 17:216-9. 2008
    ..Patients should be counseled and made aware of the decreased range of shoulder motion following this fracture...
  52. doi request reprint Fate of the ulnar nerve after operative fixation of distal humerus fractures
    Oscar Vazquez
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:395-9. 2010
    ..Our purpose was to determine the incidence of ulnar nerve dysfunction after open reduction and internal fixation of distal humerus fractures and identify factors associated with its development...
  53. doi request reprint Ethnic disparities in recovery following distal radial fracture
    Michael Walsh
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:1082-7. 2010
    ..Ethnic disparities have been demonstrated in the treatment of chronic diseases, such as diabetes and heart disease. It is unclear if similar ethnic disparities appear with respect to recovery following fracture care...
  54. ncbi request reprint Utility of pathologic evaluation following removal of explanted orthopaedic internal fixation hardware
    Roy I Davidovitch
    New York University School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 68:18-21. 2010
    ..We recommend a single radiographic view along with proper documentation in the postoperative report to confirm the removal of internal fixation hardware in lieu of pathologic evaluation...
  55. doi request reprint Spinal anesthesia mediates improved early function and pain relief following surgical repair of ankle fractures
    Charles Jordan
    Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:368-74. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effects of anesthesia type on postoperative pain and function in a large cohort of patients...
  56. ncbi request reprint A mechanical evaluation of two fixation methods using cancellous screws for coronal fractures of the lateral condyle of the distal femur (OTA type 33B)
    Gregg J Jarit
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:273-6. 2006
    ..To compare the relative strength and stability of 2 fixation methods for displaced coronal shear fractures of the lateral femoral condyle (Hoffa fractures, OTA Type 33B3)...
  57. ncbi request reprint Temporal and geographic variation in hip fracture rates for people aged 65 or older, New York State, 1985-1996
    Rudi Hiebert
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 34:252-5. 2005
    ..Identification of risk factors that can better explain regional rate variation may lead to development of intervention strategies that could significantly reduce the risk for hip fracture among people 65 or older...
  58. ncbi request reprint Operative treatment of tibial fractures in children: are elastic stable intramedullary nails an improvement over external fixation?
    Erik N Kubiak
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 14th Floor, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1761-8. 2005
    ..Both elastic stable intramedullary nails and external fixation can be utilized. We retrospectively reviewed our experience with these two techniques to determine if one is superior to the other...
  59. ncbi request reprint The medial malleolus osteoligamentous complex and its role in ankle fractures
    Roy I Davidovitch
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:318-24. 2009
    ..Also discussed are the surgical and nonsurgical treatment options, various presentations of medial sided injuries in ankle fractures, and, finally, current recommendations for fixation...
  60. doi request reprint A novel technique for reduction and immobilization of tibial shaft fractures: the hammock
    Sanjit R Konda
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 25:385-90. 2011
    ..9 mm and 2.0°, respectively. These results show that this technique is able to achieve the goals of fracture reduction and immobilization in a rapid fashion when help is not available...
  61. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in patients with hip fracture: a greater risk of morbidity and mortality in men
    Yoshimi Endo
    Geriatric Hip Fracture Research Group, Department of Orthopedics, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:29-35. 2005
    ..To determine gender-specific differences in prefracture status and postoperative outcome in elderly hip fracture patients who were ambulatory, community-dwelling, and cognitively intact prior to fracture...
  62. ncbi request reprint Removal of painful orthopaedic implants after fracture union
    Reuven B Minkowitz
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1906-12. 2007
    ..This prospective study evaluated patient outcomes and pain reduction following removal of orthopaedic hardware implanted for fracture fixation...
  63. ncbi request reprint The effect of concurrent fibular fracture on the fixation of distal tibia fractures: a laboratory comparison of intramedullary nails with locked plates
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:172-7. 2007
    ..To compare the fixation stability of intramedullary nails to that of locked plates for the treatment of distal metaphyseal tibia and fibula fractures...
  64. ncbi request reprint Osteogenic protein-1 (bone morphogenic protein-7) combined with various adjuncts in the treatment of humeral diaphyseal nonunions
    Matthew R Bong
    NYU HJD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases New York, New York, USA
    Bull Hosp Jt Dis 63:20-3. 2005
    ..There were no serious complications and no adverse reactions to the rhOP-I implant. Our study suggests that rhOP-1 may be a safe and effective adjuvant for the treatment of humeral diaphyseal nonunions...
  65. ncbi request reprint Long-term functional outcome and donor-site morbidity associated with autogenous iliac crest bone grafts utilizing a modified anterior approach
    Jaspal Ricky Singh
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:347-51. 2009
    ..There were very few complications seen in our cohort as compared to previous studies with very good long-term functional outcomes...
  66. doi request reprint Surgical simulation in orthopaedic skills training
    Kivanc Atesok
    Department of Orthopaedics, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 20:410-22. 2012
    ..Despite this, positive effects on the overall education of orthopaedic residents, and on maintaining the proficiency of practicing orthopaedic surgeons, are anticipated...
  67. pmc Three- and four-part fractures have poorer function than one-part proximal humerus fractures
    Crispin Ong
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 E 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:3292-9. 2011
    ..Examining function in patients treated nonoperatively and operatively should help determine whether and when surgery is appropriate in these difficult-to-treat fractures...
  68. ncbi request reprint Hip fracture outcomes in patients with Parkinson's disease
    Jeremy A Idjadi
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 34:341-6. 2005
    ..Rates of postoperative complications, recovery of ambulatory ability within 1 year, and mortality within 1 year did not differ. These findings may guide orthopedic surgeons in counseling patients with PD and a hip fracture...
  69. ncbi request reprint Stress radiographs after ankle fracture: the effect of ankle position and deltoid ligament status on medial clear space measurements
    Samuel S Park
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:11-8. 2006
    ....
  70. ncbi request reprint Tape blisters after hip surgery: can they be eliminated completely?
    Kenneth J Koval
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:261-5. 2007
    ..09). Surgery type (arthroplasty vs open reduction and internal fixation [ORIF], P < .03) and surgery duration (P < .05) had more of an effect on postoperative blister formation than dressing type...
  71. ncbi request reprint Obesity and its relationship with pelvic and lower-extremity orthopedic trauma
    Meredith A Lazar
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 39:175-82. 2010
    ..Orthopedic surgeons must be aware of these results when treating these fractures in obese trauma patients...
  72. ncbi request reprint Treatment of external fixation pins about the wrist: a prospective, randomized trial
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:349-54. 2006
    ..Pin-track infection remains one of the most troublesome complications of external fixation, in some cases compromising otherwise successful fracture treatment...
  73. ncbi request reprint Tape blisters that develop after hip fracture surgery: a retrospective series and a review of the literature
    Daniel B Polatsch
    Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 33:452-6. 2004
    ..4%). Patient age, patient sex, number of medical comorbidities, smoking history, nutritional status, and type of surgery were not statistically significantly associated with risk for developing tape blisters...
  74. pmc Who is lost to followup?: a study of patients with distal radius fractures
    Nirmal C Tejwani
    Department of Orthopaedics, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 550 First Avenue, NBV21W37, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:599-604. 2010
    ..This in turn will prevent complications attributable to lack of followup and allow more accurate assessment of results, thereby improving patient outcomes...
  75. ncbi request reprint Tourniquet cuff pressure: The gulf between science and practice
    Nirmal C Tejwani
    Department of Orthopaedics, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10016, USA
    J Trauma 61:1415-8. 2006
    ..The purpose of this survey was to assess the tourniquet pressures used by orthopaedic surgeons, both academic and community based, and their familiarity with associated literature...
  76. ncbi request reprint Timing issues in fracture management: a review of current concepts
    Eric W Fulkerson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:58-67. 2009
    ..These issues and, last, the timing of care for calcaneus and talus injuries are reviewed, as risk of avascular necrosis and quality of articular reduction are related to the timing of fixation...
  77. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of preoperative arterial blood gas evaluation for geriatric patients with hip fractures
    Anand Susarla
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 35:74-8. 2006
    ..Therefore, we do not recommend making acquisition of ABG levels a routine part of the preoperative evaluation...
  78. ncbi request reprint Gunshot wounds to the extremities
    Paul A Dicpinigaitis
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 64:139-55. 2006
  79. doi request reprint The current status of locked plating: the good, the bad, and the ugly
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:479-86. 2008
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint The relationship between admission hemoglobin level and outcome after hip fracture
    Konrad I Gruson
    Geriatric Hip Fracture Research Group, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 16:39-44. 2002
    ..To determine the effect of admission hemoglobin level on patient outcome after hip fracture...
  81. ncbi request reprint Management of distal humeral fractures in the elderly
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, USA
    Injury 38:S10-6. 2007
    ..With the aging of the population and an associated increase in the incidence of distal humeral fractures, the debate over the optimal treatment regime will undoubtedly continue...
  82. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the LISS and a retrograde-inserted supracondylar intramedullary nail for fixation of a periprosthetic distal femur fracture proximal to a total knee arthroplasty
    Matthew R Bong
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Arthroplasty 17:876-81. 2002
    ....
  83. ncbi request reprint Does a positive ankle stress test indicate the need for operative treatment after lateral malleolus fracture? A preliminary report
    Kenneth J Koval
    Department of Orthopaedics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:449-55. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results using this standardized protocol...
  84. ncbi request reprint Gunshot wounds to the lower extremities
    Paul A Dicpinigaitis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopeadic Univerisity Institute, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 31:282-93. 2002
    ..We will summarize the strategies for treating adults with gunshot injuries to specific regions of the lower extremities--the hip, the femur, the knee, the tibia, and the foot...
  85. ncbi request reprint Heterotopic ossification of the quadriceps following distal femoral traction: a report of three cases and a review of the literature
    Lawrence M Specht
    Department of Orthopaedics, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:241-6. 2004
    ..This potential complication should be considered when using a large-diameter Steinmann pin in the distal femur for skeletal traction...
  86. ncbi request reprint The management of ankle fractures in the elderly
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, USA
    Injury 38:S2-9. 2007
    ..Based on the current evidence, the literature appears to support surgical fixation of displaced ankle fractures in the elderly patient population...
  87. doi request reprint Effect of posterior malleolus fracture on outcome after unstable ankle fracture
    Nirmal C Tejwani
    Department of Orthopaedics, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    J Trauma 69:666-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article was to compare clinical and functional outcomes of surgically treated trimalleolar fractures with bimalleolar and unimalleolar ankle fractures...
  88. ncbi request reprint Septic arthritis of the acromioclavicular joint - a report of four cases
    Alexis S Chirag
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 65:308-11. 2007
  89. doi request reprint Challenges in the treatment of femoral neck fractures in the nonelderly adult
    Roy I Davidovitch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Trauma Service, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, Suite 1402, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Trauma 68:236-42. 2010
    ....
  90. ncbi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver reliability in lower-limb deformity correction measurements
    David S Feldman
    Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, Center for Children, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:204-8. 2007
    ..Overall, these measurements are a reliable method of assessing lower extremity deformity and should be used to guide treatment and monitor outcome...
  91. ncbi request reprint The history of intramedullary nailing
    Matthew R Bong
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 64:94-7. 2006
  92. ncbi request reprint Traumatic hip dislocation--a review
    Samuel Sanders
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 68:91-6. 2010
    ..It is also essential to educate the patient regarding the potential sequelae and follow them for evidence of osteonecrosis and posttraumatic arthritis...
  93. doi request reprint Perioperative considerations in geriatric patients with hip fracture: what is the evidence?
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 23:386-94. 2009
    ..The current article reviews the perioperative considerations associated with geriatric hip fractures and takes an evidence-based look at the complex issues involved in managing these patients...
  94. ncbi request reprint Detection of indolent infection at the time of revision fracture surgery
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Jamaica, New York, 11418, USA
    J Trauma 52:1198-201. 2002
  95. ncbi request reprint Early versus late reduction of a physeal fracture in an animal model
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 22:208-11. 2002
    ..Delayed reduction showed no evidence of physeal damage, physeal growth disturbance, or radiographic bar formation. Alignment was not improved in delayed reduction versus malreduced fractures...
  96. ncbi request reprint Fixation stability of comminuted humeral shaft fractures: locked intramedullary nailing versus plate fixation
    Andrew L Chen
    Musculoskeletal Research Institute, Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute New York, New York 10033, USA
    J Trauma 53:733-7. 2002
    ..This study compared the fixation stability of two treatments for humeral shaft fractures with segmental bone loss during cyclic, physiologic loading...
  97. ncbi request reprint Split depression tibial plateau fractures: a biomechanical study
    Madhav A Karunakar
    Section of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 16:172-7. 2002
    ..To determine the biomechanical characteristics of four different fixation constructs for split depression fractures of the lateral tibial plateau (OTA classification 41B3.1)...
  98. ncbi request reprint Periprosthetic fractures after total knee arthroplasties
    Kang Il Kim
    Rothman Institute of Orthopedics at Jefferson, 925 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 446:167-75. 2006
    ..These fractures are treated by distal femoral replacement. Level of Evidence: Therapeutic study, level V (expert opinion). See Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  99. ncbi request reprint Capitellum fractures: a biomechanical evaluation of three fixation methods
    Stuart J Elkowitz
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 16:503-6. 2002
    ..To determine the relative stability of three fixation methods for displaced capitellum fractures...
  100. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive orthopaedic trauma surgery: a review of the latest techniques
    Kenneth A Egol
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Bull Hosp Jt Dis 62:6-12. 2004
    ....
  101. doi request reprint Intra-articular block compared with conscious sedation for closed reduction of ankle fracture-dislocations. A prospective randomized trial
    Brian J White
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 550 First Avenue, NBV 21W 37, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:731-4. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that an intra-articular block of the ankle would provide similar analgesia and the ability to reduce the ankle with a lower risk than conscious sedation...