P M Waters

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Short-term outcomes after surgical treatment of traumatic posterior sternoclavicular fracture-dislocations in children and adolescents
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:464-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Radial neck fracture nonunion in children
    P M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 21:570-6. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of posttraumatic distal radial growth arrest in adolescents
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 22:717-24. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of nonunion and avascular necrosis of the proximal part of the scaphoid in adolescents
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:915-20. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Operative carpal and hand injuries in children
    Peter M Waters
    Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2064-74. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Update on management of pediatric brachial plexus palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Harvard Medical School and Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:116-26. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Pediatric floating elbow
    D Ring
    Department of Orthopaedics, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115
    J Pediatr Orthop 21:456-9. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Upper extremity injuries in the paediatric athlete
    M S Kocher
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Sports Med 30:117-35. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the natural history, the outcome of microsurgical repair, and the outcome of operative reconstruction in brachial plexus birth palsy
    P M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 81:649-59. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Glenohumeral deformity secondary to brachial plexus birth palsy
    P M Waters
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 80:668-77. 1998

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  1. ncbi request reprint Short-term outcomes after surgical treatment of traumatic posterior sternoclavicular fracture-dislocations in children and adolescents
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:464-9. 2003
    ..Skeletally immature patients may expect excellent functional outcomes following surgery for posterior SCJ dislocations or posteriorly displaced physeal fractures of the medial clavicle...
  2. ncbi request reprint Radial neck fracture nonunion in children
    P M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 21:570-6. 2001
    ..Severity of initial fracture displacement and inadequate fixation technique contributed to radial neck nonunion. Treatment of the nonunion should depend on the patient's pain, deformity, and functional restriction...
  3. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of posttraumatic distal radial growth arrest in adolescents
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 22:717-24. 2002
    ..Surgery for posttraumatic distal radial growth arrest can improve pain and loss of motion in symptomatic adolescents and prevent symptoms in asymptomatic patients with progressive deformity...
  4. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of nonunion and avascular necrosis of the proximal part of the scaphoid in adolescents
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:915-20. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Operative carpal and hand injuries in children
    Peter M Waters
    Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2064-74. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Update on management of pediatric brachial plexus palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Harvard Medical School and Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:116-26. 2005
    ..Recommendations for microsurgery and shoulder reconstruction will be based on the present evidence from the literature...
  7. ncbi request reprint Pediatric floating elbow
    D Ring
    Department of Orthopaedics, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115
    J Pediatr Orthop 21:456-9. 2001
    ..Percutaneous Kirschner wire fixation of both the humeral and forearm fractures in pediatric floating elbow injuries allows noncircumferential immobilization, thereby reducing the risk of compartment syndrome...
  8. ncbi request reprint Upper extremity injuries in the paediatric athlete
    M S Kocher
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Sports Med 30:117-35. 2000
    ..Recognition of injury patterns with early activity modification and the initiation of efficacious treatment can prevent deformity/disability and return the youth athlete to sport...
  9. ncbi request reprint Comparison of the natural history, the outcome of microsurgical repair, and the outcome of operative reconstruction in brachial plexus birth palsy
    P M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 81:649-59. 1999
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Glenohumeral deformity secondary to brachial plexus birth palsy
    P M Waters
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 80:668-77. 1998
    ..The status of the glenohumeral joint must be addressed when the choice between tendon transfer and humeral derotation osteotomy for reconstruction of the shoulder is considered for these patients...
  11. ncbi request reprint Osteonecrosis of the femoral head associated with slipped capital femoral epiphysis
    J G Kennedy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 21:189-93. 2001
    ..The classification of hips as unstable if the epiphysis is displaced from the metaphysis or if the patient is unable to walk is most useful in predicting a hip at risk for osteonecrosis...
  12. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of arthrogryposis of the elbow
    A Van Heest
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota Hospital, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 23:1063-70. 1998
    ..Based on this review, optimal surgical candidates for tendon transfer are children older than 4 years, who have full passive ROM of the elbow in the dominant arm, and at least grade 4 strength of the muscle to be transferred...
  13. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of posttraumatic elbow contracture in adolescents
    D S Bae
    The Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 21:580-4. 2001
    ..Complications included one case of wound drainage requiring irrigation and debridement and one case of transient ulnar neuropraxia. One of the 13 patients was unable to tolerate postoperative therapy and showed loss of motion...
  14. ncbi request reprint Elbow arthroscopy in the pediatric and adolescent population
    L J Micheli
    Division of Sports Medicine, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, U S A
    Arthroscopy 17:694-9. 2001
    ..We describe our techniques for elbow arthroscopy in young patients. Type of Study: Case series of 47 patients...
  15. ncbi request reprint Triangular fibrocartilage injuries in pediatric and adolescent patients
    C L Terry
    Orthopaedic Hand and Upper Extremity Program, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 23:626-34. 1998
    ..The length of the follow-up period averaged 21 months. Three patients were lost to follow-up. Outcomes were graded by a modification of the Mayo wrist score. Twenty-four patients (89%) had excellent results, 3 had good results...
  16. ncbi request reprint Acute compartment syndrome in children: contemporary diagnosis, treatment, and outcome
    D S Bae
    The Children's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 21:680-8. 2001
    ..With early diagnosis and expeditious treatment, >90% of the patients studied achieved full restoration of function...
  17. ncbi request reprint Remodelling of a displaced phalangeal neck fracture
    C M Mintzer
    Children s Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston, Massachusetts
    J Hand Surg Br 19:594-6. 1994
    ..A case is described which demonstrates complete remodelling of a displaced middle phalangeal neck fracture in a child and recovery of a normal range of motion without operative intervention...
  18. ncbi request reprint Normal ranges of scapholunate distance in children 6 to 14 years old
    W Kaawach
    Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115
    J Pediatr Orthop 21:464-7. 2001
    ..These results may be useful in assessing traumatic soft tissue injuries about the pediatric wrist. Of note, only three girls and two boys (all 12 years or older) met the adult criterion of normal SLD of < or = 2 mm...
  19. ncbi request reprint Use and satisfaction of the internet in obtaining information on brachial plexus birth palsies and its influence on decision-making
    Amee Shah
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:781-4. 2006
    ..It is clear that parents of children with BPBP frequently use the Internet for information and available options regarding care for this rare condition...
  20. ncbi request reprint Results of free vascularized fibula grafting for allograft nonunion after limb salvage surgery for malignant bone tumors
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:809-14. 2006
    ..Attention to internal fixation, limb alignment, and microvascular principles is essential to prevent complications and allow for the best functional outcomes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Arthroscopic treatment of partial scapholunate ligament tears in children with chronic wrist pain
    Brandon E Earp
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:2448-55. 2006
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  22. doi request reprint The early effects of tendon transfers and open capsulorrhaphy on glenohumeral deformity in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2171-9. 2008
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  23. ncbi request reprint An economic analysis of the timing of microsurgical reconstruction in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Carmen A Brauer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, The University of British Columbia, A200 4480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC V6H 3V4, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:970-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of the present study was to create an economic model to compare microsurgical treatment at three as opposed to six months in patients with brachial plexus birth palsy who had no return of biceps function at three months...
  24. ncbi request reprint External rotation humeral osteotomy for brachial plexus birth palsy
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 11:8-14. 2007
    ..The purpose of this article is to review the history, indications, and surgical technique of external rotation humeral osteotomy for patients with brachial plexus birth palsy...
  25. doi request reprint Correlation of pediatric outcomes data collection instrument with measures of active movement in children with brachial plexus birth palsy
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:584-92. 2008
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  26. ncbi request reprint Corrective osteotomy for humerus varus
    Obi F C Ugwonali
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:529-32. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the results of proximal humeral valgus osteotomy for the treatment of humerus varus in skeletally immature patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of the pediatric trigger finger
    Donald S Bae
    Crystal Run Healthcare, Rock Hill, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1043-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this investigation is to assess the efficacy of a standardized surgical technique in the treatment of symptomatic trigger fingers in pediatric patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Forearm rebalancing in osteochondromatosis by radioulnar fusion
    Peter M Waters
    Harvard Medical School and Children s Hospital Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 11:236-40. 2007
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  29. ncbi request reprint The results of tenodermodesis for severe chronic mallet finger deformity in children
    Tarik Kardestuncer
    Norwich Orthopaedic Group, North Franklin, CT, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:81-5. 2008
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to assess the results of tenodermodesis for the treatment of chronic soft-tissue mallet fingers in children...
  30. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment of carpal and hand injuries in children
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Instr Course Lect 57:515-24. 2008
    ..Complications resulting from pediatric hand fractures, dislocations, and soft-tissue injuries are most commonly caused by a failure to identify and treat an injury requiring surgery...
  31. doi request reprint Radial nerve palsy in the newborn: a report of four cases and literature review
    James T Monica
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:460-2. 2008
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  32. ncbi request reprint Measuring surgeons' treatment preferences and satisfaction with nerve reconstruction techniques for children with unique brachial plexus birth palsies
    Amee K Shah
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, Mass 02115, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:967-75. 2006
    ..This study surveyed microsurgeons on treatments chosen for infants with brachial plexus birth palsies who have had failure of antigravity biceps and/or triceps function due to nerve surgery or natural history...
  33. 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...
  34. ncbi request reprint The use of early flap coverage in severe open physeal fractures: a report of two cases
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 17:450-8. 2003
    ..In each case, early use of vascularized flap coverage assisted in fracture healing and contributed to preservation of the physis and subsequent bony growth...
  35. ncbi request reprint The Bryan-Morrey triceps-sparing approach to open reduction of T-condylar humeral fractures in adolescents: cybex evaluation of triceps function and elbow motion
    Leonard F Remia
    Section of Sports Medicine Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston, Florida, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 24:615-9. 2004
    ..The Bryan-Morrey triceps-sparing approach can be used in children and adolescents who require open reduction for T-condylar distal humeral fractures...
  36. ncbi request reprint Effect of tendon transfers and extra-articular soft-tissue balancing on glenohumeral development in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:320-5. 2005
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Update on management of pediatric brachial plexus palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 14:233-44. 2005
    ..Recommendations for microsurgery and shoulder reconstruction will be based on the present evidence from the literature...
  38. ncbi request reprint Cast immobilization versus percutaneous pin fixation of displaced distal radius fractures in children: a prospective, randomized study
    Bruce S Miller
    Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:490-4. 2005
    ..Cost analysis showed no significant difference in treatment charges between groups. Treating surgeons should be aware of the potential short-term complications of each treatment method and adjust their postoperative care appropriately...
  39. ncbi request reprint Use of free vascularized fibular graft for congenital ulnar pseudarthrosis: surgical decision making in the growing child
    Donald S Bae
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:755-62. 2005
    ..Reconstruction of the distal radioulnar and ulnocarpal joints using concomitant proximal fibular epiphyseal transfer should be considered in the skeletally immature patient with distal ulnar involvement...
  40. ncbi request reprint Chronic recurrent anterior sternoclavicular joint instability: results of surgical management
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:71-4. 2006
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  41. ncbi request reprint Pediatric distal radius fractures and triangular fibrocartilage complex injuries
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, 25 Shattuck Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hand Clin 22:43-53. 2006
    ..Appropriate repair of peripheral TFCC tears with correction of concomitant wrist pathology restores normal wrist anatomy, alleviates pain, and allows for return to functional activities...
  42. ncbi request reprint The effect of derotational humeral osteotomy on global shoulder function in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunn 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1035-42. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of these procedures on shoulder function and joint morphology...
  43. ncbi request reprint The surgical management of pediatric fractures of the upper extremity
    John M Flynn
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Instr Course Lect 52:635-45. 2003
    ..Certain technical advances, such as flexible intramedullary fixation and bioreabsorbable implants, have further increased enthusiasm for surgical management of pediatric fractures...
  44. doi request reprint Brachial plexus palsy following proximal humerus fracture in patients who are skeletally immature
    Raymond W Hwang
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:286-90. 2008
    ..With careful attention to principles of fracture care, complete neurologic recovery may be expected within 9 months...
  45. ncbi request reprint Reliability of three classification systems measuring active motion in brachial plexus birth palsy
    Donald S Bae
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1733-8. 2003
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  46. ncbi request reprint Remodeling of phalangeal neck fracture malunions in children: case report
    Roger Cornwall
    Division of Orthopaedics, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 29:458-61. 2004
    ..We report a case of a malunion of a proximal phalanx neck fracture in a 5-year-old boy that remodeled nearly completely, resulting in excellent proximal interphalangeal joint motion and function...
  47. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous reduction of incipient malunion of phalangeal neck fractures in children
    Peter M Waters
    Harvard Combined Program, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 29:707-11. 2004
    ..In this article we describe our treatment of partially healed malaligned fractures of the phalangeal neck in children...
  48. ncbi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver reliability of therapist-assisted videotaped evaluations of upper-limb hemiplegia
    Peter M Waters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 29:328-34. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the interobserver and intraobserver reliability of standardized videotaped examinations in the evaluation and functional classification of these patients...
  49. ncbi request reprint A systematic review of medial and lateral entry pinning versus lateral entry pinning for supracondylar fractures of the humerus
    Carmen Alisa Brauer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, British Columbia s Children s Hospital, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:181-6. 2007
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  50. 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
    ....