Daniel Hedequist

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Congenital scoliosis: a review and update
    Daniel Hedequist
    Childrens Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:106-16. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of allograft as a bone graft substitute in patients with congenital spine deformities
    Daniel Hedequist
    Children s Hospital Boston Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:686-9. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Modern cervical spine instrumentation in children
    Daniel Hedequist
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:379-83. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Failure of attempted implant retention in spinal deformity delayed surgical site infections
    Daniel Hedequist
    Children s Hospital Boston Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:60-4. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Screw fixation to C2 in children: a case series and technical report
    Daniel Hedequist
    Children s Hospital Boston Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:21-5. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Three rod technique facilitates hemivertebra wedge excision in young children through a posterior only approach
    Daniel Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:E225-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Locking plate fixation for pediatric femur fractures
    Daniel Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedics, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:6-9. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Operative treatment of scoliosis in patients with a Fontan circulation
    Daniel J Hedequist
    Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:202-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Technical aspects of bridge plating for pediatric femur fractures
    Daniel J Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:276-9. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Hemivertebra excision in children via simultaneous anterior and posterior exposures
    Daniel J Hedequist
    Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02116, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:60-3. 2005

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Congenital scoliosis: a review and update
    Daniel Hedequist
    Childrens Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:106-16. 2007
    ..Patients with associated chest wall deformities or large compensatory curves may be candidates for vertical expansion prosthetic titanium rib placement or growing rods insertion to maximize growth...
  2. ncbi request reprint The use of allograft as a bone graft substitute in patients with congenital spine deformities
    Daniel Hedequist
    Children s Hospital Boston Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:686-9. 2007
    ..The pseudoarthrosis rate in this series was 2.8%, and the infection rate was 0.9%. We conclude that freeze-dried corticocancellous allograft is a safe and effective alternative to iliac crest bone graft in this patient population...
  3. doi request reprint Modern cervical spine instrumentation in children
    Daniel Hedequist
    Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:379-83. 2008
    ..A retrospective case series...
  4. doi request reprint Failure of attempted implant retention in spinal deformity delayed surgical site infections
    Daniel Hedequist
    Children s Hospital Boston Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:60-4. 2009
    ..A retrospective case series...
  5. doi request reprint Screw fixation to C2 in children: a case series and technical report
    Daniel Hedequist
    Children s Hospital Boston Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:21-5. 2009
    ..Screw fixation into the axis (C2) provides a stable anchor for constructs encompassing the upper cervical spine or craniocervical spine. Screw fixation to C2 in the pediatric population is not well studied...
  6. doi request reprint Three rod technique facilitates hemivertebra wedge excision in young children through a posterior only approach
    Daniel Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:E225-9. 2009
    ..Retrospective case series...
  7. ncbi request reprint Locking plate fixation for pediatric femur fractures
    Daniel Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedics, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:6-9. 2008
    ..Locking plate applications for fractures associated with comminution, osteopenia, or minimal bone available for purchase have been well studied in the adult trauma population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Operative treatment of scoliosis in patients with a Fontan circulation
    Daniel J Hedequist
    Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:202-5. 2006
    ..A retrospective chart and radiographic review of patients with a Fontan physiology who underwent surgical correction of their scoliosis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Technical aspects of bridge plating for pediatric femur fractures
    Daniel J Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:276-9. 2005
    ..The technique creates a stable mode of fixation while maximizing biologic fracture healing potential and also permits early patient mobilization...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hemivertebra excision in children via simultaneous anterior and posterior exposures
    Daniel J Hedequist
    Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02116, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:60-3. 2005
    ..Hemivertebra excision by simultaneous exposure is an effective and safe way of managing congenital hemivertebra, and the correction is similar to staged anterior-posterior procedures or posterior-only procedures...
  11. doi request reprint Instrumentation and fusion for congenital spine deformities
    Daniel J Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:1783-90. 2009
    ..A retrospective clinical review...
  12. ncbi request reprint The safety and efficacy of spinal instrumentation in children with congenital spine deformities
    Daniel J Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:2081-6; discussion 2087. 2004
    ..A retrospective radiographic and chart review of patients who underwent operative treatment with the use of reduced size spinal instrumentation for congenital spine deformities..
  13. doi request reprint Implant removal after submuscular plating for pediatric femur fractures
    Olivia Pate
    Department of Orthopedics, Childrens Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02481, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:709-12. 2009
    ..Plate removal in children after submuscular plating has not been reported in the literature...
  14. ncbi request reprint Anterior exposures of the pediatric spine and posterior pedicle screw instrumentation
    Daniel Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 18:681-95. 2007
    ..This article focuses on the classic approaches used to access the pediatric spine and discusses modern-day pedicle screw instrumentation for spinal pediatric deformity, trauma, or tumors...
  15. doi request reprint Single stage reduction and stabilization of basilar invagination after failed prior fusion surgery in children with Down's syndrome
    Daniel Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:E128-33. 2010
    ..We describe an innovative single-stage reduction and stabilization technique using modern cervical instrumentation...
  16. ncbi request reprint 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint Use of an abduction brace for developmental dysplasia of the hip after failure of Pavlik harness use
    Daniel Hedequist
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:175-7. 2003
    ..The two patients in whom both the Pavlik harness and abduction brace failed went on to successful closed reduction and spica cast application...
  18. ncbi request reprint The correlation of preoperative three-dimensional computed tomography reconstructions with operative findings in congenital scoliosis
    Daniel J Hedequist
    Children s Hospital Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2531-4; discussion 1. 2003
    ..A retrospective radiographic and chart review of patients who underwent computed tomography with three-dimensional reconstructions before single stage anterior and posterior hemivertebra excision...
  19. doi request reprint CLOVES syndrome with thoracic and central phlebectasia: increased risk of pulmonary embolism
    Ahmad I Alomari
    Division of Vascular and Interventional Radiology, Children s Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 140:459-63. 2010
    ..In this communication we studied the presence of central and thoracic phlebectasia in patients with CLOVES syndrome and its clinical implications...
  20. pmc Lateral mass screw fixation in children
    Daniel Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2 Bldg, Boston, MA 02114 USA
    J Child Orthop 4:197-201. 2010
    ..We performed a retrospective review of our experience using posterior cervical screw fixation in children...
  21. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of congenital scoliosis
    Daniel J Hedequist
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 38:497-509, vi. 2007
    ..This article reviews the general surgical principles that need to be followed to treat these patients safely. The numerous surgical procedures available for treating these patients also are reviewed...
  22. ncbi request reprint Lateral entry compared with medial and lateral entry pin fixation for completely displaced supracondylar humeral fractures in children. A randomized clinical trial
    Mininder S Kocher
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:706-12. 2007
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  23. ncbi request reprint Congenital scoliosis
    Daniel Hedequist
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 12:266-75. 2004
    ..Other surgical techniques include combined anterior and posterior epiphysiodesis, hemivertebra resection, and reconstructive osteotomies...
  24. ncbi request reprint Complications and timing of follow-up after closed reduction and percutaneous pinning of supracondylar humerus fractures: follow-up after percutaneous pinning of supracondylar humerus fractures
    Brent A Ponce
    Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Surgery Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 24:610-4. 2004
    ..The authors conclude that clinical and radiographic evaluation of routine displaced supracondylar humerus fractures requiring closed reduction and percutaneous pinning may be safely delayed until pin removal...
  25. ncbi request reprint Histomorphometric assessment of thoracoscopically assisted anterior release in a porcine model: safety and completeness of disc discectomy with surgeon learning curve
    Hong Zhang
    Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX 75219, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:188-92. 2007
    ..A retrospective study using histomorphometric analysis to quantify the percentage of discectomy following thoracoscopic anterior release and fusion in a porcine model...