David L Helfet

Summary

Affiliation: Hospital for Special Surgery
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive treatment of pilon fractures with a low profile plate: preliminary results in 17 cases
    Olivier Borens
    The Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:649-59. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute compartment syndrome in patients with tibia fractures transferred for definitive fracture care
    Mark L Prasarn
    Orthopedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 43:173-7. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint ORIF of delayed unions and nonunions of distal humeral fractures. Surgical technique
    David L Helfet
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:18-29. 2004
  4. doi request reprint A critical appraisal of the SPRINT trial
    David L Helfet
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 41:241-7. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Plate fixation of ununited humeral shaft fractures: effect of type of bone graft on healing
    Christian Hierholzer
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Weill Medical College of Cornell University Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1442-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of delayed unions and nonunions of fractures of the distal part of the humerus
    David L Helfet
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:33-40. 2003
  7. doi request reprint Quantitative and qualitative assessment of bone perfusion and arterial contributions in a patellar fracture model using gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging: a cadaveric study
    Lionel E Lazaro
    Orthopedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021 E mail address for L E Lazaro
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:e1401-7. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Management of infected femoral nonunions with a single-staged protocol utilizing internal fixation
    Mark L Prasarn
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service at the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Injury 40:1220-5. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Assessment of femoral head and head-neck junction perfusion following surgical hip dislocation using gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging: a cadaveric study
    Lionel E Lazaro
    Hospital for Special Surgery and New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021 E mail address for L E Lazaro
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:e1821-8. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Functional and radiographic outcomes of intertrochanteric hip fractures treated with calcar reduction, compression, and trochanteric entry nailing
    Omesh Paul
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:148-54. 2012

Detail Information

Publications101 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive treatment of pilon fractures with a low profile plate: preliminary results in 17 cases
    Olivier Borens
    The Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:649-59. 2009
    ..To determine the results of "biologic fixation" with a minimally invasive plating technique using a newly designed low profile "Scallop" plate in the treatment of pilon fractures...
  2. ncbi request reprint Acute compartment syndrome in patients with tibia fractures transferred for definitive fracture care
    Mark L Prasarn
    Orthopedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 43:173-7. 2014
    ..Given this risk, physicians must closely monitor patients. A patient should not be transferred until a fasciotomy is performed, if there is a significant risk of developing compartment syndrome prior to or during transport...
  3. ncbi request reprint ORIF of delayed unions and nonunions of distal humeral fractures. Surgical technique
    David L Helfet
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:18-29. 2004
    ..The purpose of the present retrospective study was to evaluate the results of open reduction and internal fixation of delayed unions and nonunions of fractures of the distal part of the humerus...
  4. doi request reprint A critical appraisal of the SPRINT trial
    David L Helfet
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 41:241-7. 2010
    ..Overall, the SPRINT trial should provide recommendations for change in clinical practice and also set a benchmark for the conduct of randomized controlled trials in orthopedic surgery...
  5. ncbi request reprint Plate fixation of ununited humeral shaft fractures: effect of type of bone graft on healing
    Christian Hierholzer
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Weill Medical College of Cornell University Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1442-7. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of delayed unions and nonunions of fractures of the distal part of the humerus
    David L Helfet
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:33-40. 2003
    ..The purpose of the present retrospective study was to evaluate the results of open reduction and internal fixation of delayed unions and nonunions of fractures of the distal part of the humerus...
  7. doi request reprint Quantitative and qualitative assessment of bone perfusion and arterial contributions in a patellar fracture model using gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging: a cadaveric study
    Lionel E Lazaro
    Orthopedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021 E mail address for L E Lazaro
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:e1401-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the anatomy and contribution of the patellar vascular supply and to quantify the effect of a transverse fracture on patellar perfusion...
  8. doi request reprint Management of infected femoral nonunions with a single-staged protocol utilizing internal fixation
    Mark L Prasarn
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service at the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Injury 40:1220-5. 2009
    ..We sought to determine whether a standardised treatment protocol we have used for 13 patients since 1992 results in a high union rate, resolution of infection, and a good functional outcome...
  9. doi request reprint Assessment of femoral head and head-neck junction perfusion following surgical hip dislocation using gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging: a cadaveric study
    Lionel E Lazaro
    Hospital for Special Surgery and New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021 E mail address for L E Lazaro
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:e1821-8. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Functional and radiographic outcomes of intertrochanteric hip fractures treated with calcar reduction, compression, and trochanteric entry nailing
    Omesh Paul
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:148-54. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that with trochanteric entry nailing, calcar reduction, and intraoperative compression, a near-normal restoration of gait parameters and satisfactory outcomes can be achieved...
  11. doi request reprint Functional outcomes after syndesmotic screw fixation and removal
    Anna N Miller
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:12-6. 2010
    ..Ankle fractures with a syndesmotic injury have historically been treated with syndesmotic screw fixation. We compared range of motion and functional outcomes' scores to assess patient benefit from syndesmotic screw and plate removal...
  12. pmc Posterior malleolar stabilization of syndesmotic injuries is equivalent to screw fixation
    Anna N Miller
    Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:1129-35. 2010
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Malreduction of the tibiofibular syndesmosis in ankle fractures
    Michael J Gardner
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:788-92. 2006
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Anterior knee pain following the lateral parapatellar approach for tibial nailing
    Yoram A Weil
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, The Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 129:773-7. 2009
    ..We have used a lateral parapatellar approach with atraumatic elevation of the infrapatellar fat pad to expose the starting point. Our hypothesis was that this approach leads to a low incidence of knee pain...
  15. doi request reprint Outcomes after operative fixation of complete articular patellar fractures: assessment of functional impairment
    Lionel E Lazaro
    Orthopedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:e96 1-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the functional outcomes of operative treatment of patellar fractures...
  16. ncbi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of tibial pilon fractures using a lateral approach
    Andrew Grose
    SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, New York, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:530-7. 2007
    ..To assess the wound complications and reductions achieved in a cohort of patients with pilon fractures who were treated using a novel lateral approach...
  17. doi request reprint Direct visualization for syndesmotic stabilization of ankle fractures
    Anna N Miller
    Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 30:419-26. 2009
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Prediction of soft-tissue injuries in Schatzker II tibial plateau fractures based on measurements of plain radiographs
    Michael J Gardner
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Trauma 60:319-23; discussion 324. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that the amount of fracture depression and widening on anteroposterior (AP) plain radiographs would correlate with the incidence of injury to these structures on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  19. pmc Nonunions around the knee joint
    Daniel B Chan
    Orthopedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Int Orthop 34:271-81. 2010
    ..Revision surgery with meticulous soft tissue handling to restore the articular surface and mechanical axis with repair of meniscal pathology gives the patient the best chance of recovering knee function...
  20. doi request reprint Complications following treatment of supination external rotation ankle fractures through the posterolateral approach
    Milton T M Little
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 34:523-9. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that this approach would be associated with a low incidence of complications and good clinical outcomes...
  21. doi request reprint Comparison of supination external rotation type IV ankle fractures in geriatric versus nongeriatric populations
    Milton T M Little
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 34:512-7. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that geriatric patients would have worse outcomes when compared to nongeriatric patients...
  22. doi request reprint Posteromedial supine approach for reduction and fixation of medial and bicondylar tibial plateau fractures
    Yoram A Weil
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:357-62. 2008
    ..This pattern is assessable using the preoperative CT scan. A supine posteromedial approach with antiglide plating provides a good clinical solution for these complex injuries...
  23. ncbi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of intraarticular tibial plateau nonunions
    Jose B Toro-Arbelaez
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Injury 38:378-83. 2007
    ..Arthrosis occurs frequently, and may occur primarily at the time of injury or from chronic alteration of intraarticular contact forces secondary to development of a nonunion...
  24. ncbi request reprint Acetabular component revision in total hip arthroplasty. Part I: cementless shells
    Paul S Issack
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:509-14. 2009
    ..The success of these cementless techniques depends on the degree and location of bone loss and on the presence of pelvic discontinuity...
  25. ncbi request reprint Surgical dislocation of the hip for fractures of the femoral head
    Michael J Gardner
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:334-42. 2005
    ..At our institution, this technique has been used for femoral head fractures resulting in superior visualization and fracture stabilization. This article details the technique and its application...
  26. doi request reprint Articular congruity is associated with short-term clinical outcomes of operatively treated SER IV ankle fractures
    Marschall B Berkes
    Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021 E mail address for M B Berkes
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1769-75. 2013
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to examine the impact of articular surface congruity on the functional outcomes of operatively treatment of SER IV ankle fractures...
  27. doi request reprint Locked plating of the proximal humerus using an endosteal implant
    Carolyn M Hettrich
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:212-5. 2012
    ..To report on the use of a supplemental medial endosteal implant to prevent varus collapse and screw cutout in proximal humerus fractures treated with a laterally placed locking plate...
  28. ncbi request reprint Acetabular component revision in total hip arthroplasty. Part II: management of major bone loss and pelvic discontinuity
    Paul S Issack
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:550-6. 2009
    ..Revisions with pelvic discontinuity and major bone loss have a high failure rate and require techniques either to reduce and plate the discontinuity or to distract the discontinuity to achieve long-term stability...
  29. ncbi request reprint Subtrochanteric fracture after cannulated screw fixation of femoral neck fractures: a report of four cases
    Peter Kloen
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 17:225-9. 2003
    ..We present our experience in treating four of these complications. The common denominator for all four patients seemed to be an entry point in the lateral cortex below the level of the most inferior edge of the lesser trochanter...
  30. doi request reprint Superior versus anteroinferior plating of the clavicle revisited: a mechanical study
    George Partal
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:420-5. 2010
    ..This study was designed to compare bone-implant stiffness of two fixation techniques on a sawbone model of a clavicle fracture...
  31. pmc Bisphosphonate-associated femur fractures have high complication rates with operative fixation
    Mark L Prasarn
    Orthopedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2295-301. 2012
    ..Bisphosphonate-associated femur fractures have been well described but the preoperative patient factors, treatment modalities, and complications of treatment are unclear...
  32. ncbi request reprint The importance of medial support in locked plating of proximal humerus fractures
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:185-91. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine what factors influence the maintenance of fracture reduction after locked plating of proximal humerus fractures, and particularly the role of medial column support...
  33. doi request reprint Indirect medial reduction and strut support of proximal humerus fractures using an endosteal implant
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:195-200. 2008
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Predictable healing of femoral neck fractures treated with intraoperative compression and length-stable implants
    Sreevathsa Boraiah
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    J Trauma 69:142-7. 2010
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of distal femoral nonunions: long-term functional outcomes following a treatment protocol
    Michael J Gardner
    Department or Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    J Trauma 64:434-8. 2008
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Hybrid locked plating of osteoporotic fractures of the humerus
    Michael J Gardner
    The Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1962-7. 2006
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint The mechanical behavior of locking compression plates compared with dynamic compression plates in a cadaver radius model
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:597-603. 2005
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint The impact of preoperative coronal plane deformity on proximal humerus fixation with endosteal augmentation
    Milton T M Little
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Orthopaedic Trauma Service, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY
    J Orthop Trauma 28:338-47. 2014
    ..To examine the impact of preoperative coronal plane deformity on functional and radiographic outcomes on endosteal strut augmentation of proximal humerus fracture fixation...
  39. doi request reprint The effect of entry point on malalignment and iatrogenic fracture with the Synthes lateral entry femoral nail
    Mark L Prasarn
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service at the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:224-9. 2010
    ..This study was designed to investigate if the entry point of the lateral entry femoral nail (Synthes, Paoli, PA) has an impact on alignment of the femur and the incidence of iatrogenic fracture...
  40. doi request reprint Meta-analysis of re-operation, nonunion, and infection after open reduction and internal fixation of patella fractures
    Christopher J Dy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:928-32. 2012
    ..Furthermore, gaining a better understanding of the factors that contribute to re-operation and complications will help to generate hypotheses and research agendas to address these difficult problems...
  41. ncbi request reprint Long bone fracture reduction using a fluoroscopy-based navigation system: a feasibility and accuracy study
    Yoram A Weil
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Comput Aided Surg 12:295-302. 2007
    ..We suggest that fluoroscopy-based navigation may improve the precision of long bone fracture reduction and reduce radiation exposure...
  42. ncbi request reprint Medial migration of intramedullary hip fixation devices: a biomechanical analysis
    Yoram A Weil
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th Street, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:227-34. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to create a biomechanical model simulating this effect based on a clinical case radiographic analysis...
  43. ncbi request reprint Nonunions of the distal tibia treated by reamed intramedullary nailing
    Jeffrey Richmond
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:603-10. 2004
    ..Intramedullary nailing is an attractive solution to this problem because it avoids extensive dissection, and the implant remains intraosseous, posing minimal problem for the soft tissues...
  44. pmc High association of posterior malleolus fractures with spiral distal tibial fractures
    Sreevathsa Boraiah
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:1692-8. 2008
    ..A protocol including computed tomography of the ankle may detect more injuries in a larger study...
  45. doi request reprint Long-term consequences of pelvic trauma patients with thromboembolic disease treated with inferior vena caval filters
    Jose B Toro
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    J Trauma 65:25-9. 2008
    ..We sought to evaluate the outcomes of patients who sustained pelvic trauma, and who developed venous thrombosis and were treated with a vena caval filter...
  46. doi request reprint Sciatic nerve release following fracture or reconstructive surgery of the acetabulum. Surgical technique
    Paul S Issack
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:227-37. 2008
    ..The purpose of this retrospective study was to evaluate the effect of sciatic nerve release on sciatic neuropathy associated with acetabular fractures and reconstructive acetabular surgery...
  47. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment and outcomes of extraarticular proximal tibial nonunions
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:833-9. 2008
    ..Few treatment guidelines and long-term outcomes are available. The purpose of this study was to determine the long-term functional outcomes of patients treated with open reduction and internal fixation...
  48. ncbi request reprint Complex open trauma of the shoulder: a case report
    Olivier Borens
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 33:149-52. 2004
  49. doi request reprint Arterial anatomy of the talus: a cadaver and gadolinium-enhanced MRI study
    Mark L Prasarn
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 31:987-93. 2010
    ..The use of gadolinium-enhanced MRI for the evaluation of the arterial supply of the talus has not been previously reported...
  50. doi request reprint Quantitative assessment of the vascularity of the talus with gadolinium-enhanced magnetic resonance imaging
    Anna N Miller
    Hospital for Special Surgery and Citigroup Biomedical Imaging Center at Weill Cornell Medical College, 516 East 72nd Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1116-21. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the various arterial contributions to the talus with use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  51. doi request reprint Predictive radiographic markers for concomitant ipsilateral ankle injuries in tibial shaft fractures
    Patrick C Schottel
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY
    J Orthop Trauma 28:103-7. 2014
    ..To quantify the radiographic tibia and fibula shaft fracture characteristics that are associated with a concomitant ipsilateral ankle injury...
  52. doi request reprint Intramedullary allograft fibula as a reduction and fixation tool for treatment of complex proximal humerus fractures with diaphyseal extension
    Marschall B Berkes
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY and New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY
    J Orthop Trauma 28:e56-64. 2014
    ..In the second part, we review the clinical and radiographic outcomes of these patients. Using this new technique, we have achieved an excellent union rate with minimal incidence of complications when treating these challenging fractures...
  53. doi request reprint Outcomes of Schatzker II tibial plateau fracture open reduction internal fixation using structural bone allograft
    Marschall B Berkes
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY and Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, Manhattan, NY
    J Orthop Trauma 28:97-102. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to report the rate of anatomic reduction, articular subsidence, and clinical outcomes for Schatzker II tibial plateau fractures treated with structural bone allografts...
  54. ncbi request reprint Comparison of clinical outcome of pronation external rotation versus supination external rotation ankle fractures
    Patrick C Schottel
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 35:353-9. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the immediate and short-term clinical outcomes of operatively treated PER IV ankle fractures and compare them with a similarly treated cohort of supination external rotation IV (SER IV) fractures...
  55. doi request reprint Effect of computerized tomography on classification and treatment plan for patellar fractures
    Lionel E Lazaro
    Orthopedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 27:336-44. 2013
    ..To evaluate the impact of computerized tomography (CT) scan on both fracture classification and surgical planning of patellar fractures...
  56. ncbi request reprint Has locked plating completely replaced conventional plating?
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 33:439-46. 2004
    ..A number of advantages to using the newer internal fixators have been described, but there are still several indications for traditional compression plating...
  57. doi request reprint Management of nonunions of the proximal humeral diaphysis
    Mark L Prasarn
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Injury 41:1244-8. 2010
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Vascular implications of minimally invasive plating of proximal humerus fractures
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:602-7. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the relationship of this surgical interval to the lateral plating zone of the proximal humerus and to the penetrating vascular supply of the humeral head...
  59. ncbi request reprint Reconstruction of the failed acetabular component using cemented shells and impaction grafting in revision hip arthroplasty
    Paul S Issack
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:510-2. 2008
    ..When performed well, impaction grafting can result in survivorship rates equaling those seen using cementless hemispheric cups with the additional advantage of increasing acetabular bone stock...
  60. ncbi request reprint Radiographic outcomes of intertrochanteric hip fractures treated with the trochanteric fixation nail
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Injury 38:1189-96. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to analyse the ability of a new helical blade device to stabilise intertrochanteric hip fractures, and to further determine which factors are important in implant stability...
  61. doi request reprint Dual plating for fractures of the distal third of the humeral shaft
    Mark L Prasarn
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service at the Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 25:57-63. 2011
    ..Using this technique, we have achieved an excellent union rate without significant complications while allowing early and aggressive range of motion...
  62. ncbi request reprint Computer navigation allows for accurate reduction of femoral fractures
    Yoram A Weil
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 460:185-91. 2007
    ..Computerized navigation has the potential for increasing precision in fracture reduction while minimizing fluoroscopic requirements...
  63. doi request reprint The anterolateral acromial approach for fractures of the proximal humerus
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:132-7. 2008
    ..2 (0, best; 100, worst). This approach allowed direct access to the lateral fracture planes for fracture reduction and plate placement or safe nail and interlocking screw placement...
  64. ncbi request reprint Anterior tension band plating for anterior tibial stress fractures in high-performance female athletes: a report of 4 cases
    Olivier Borens
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:425-30. 2006
    ..This approach should be considered in those athletes who wish to avoid the more prolonged convalescence associated with nonoperative treatment, or the problems, especially of the knee, associated with intramedullary nailing...
  65. ncbi request reprint Expression and activation of the BMP-signaling components in human fracture nonunions
    Peter Kloen
    The Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1909-18. 2002
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine, by immunohistochemical analysis, whether BMPs, BMP receptors, or Smad1 disappear from tissues during the development of a fracture nonunion...
  66. ncbi request reprint Bilateral Galeazzi fracture-dislocations
    Olivier Borens
    Orthopedic Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 35:369-72. 2006
    ..Here we describe the surgical technique and present the rare case of a DRUJ being irreducible because of interposition of the extensor carpi ulnaris tendon...
  67. ncbi request reprint Treatment of intertrochanteric hip fractures with the AO trochanteric fixation nail
    Michael J Gardner
    Orthopedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Orthopedics 28:117-22. 2005
    ..Further biomechanical and clinical studies are necessary to validate the efficacy of the Trochanteric Fixation Nail, but in our experience this is an improvement over the currently available devices...
  68. ncbi request reprint Orthopaedic trauma in the pregnant patient
    Kyle Flik
    Orthopaedic Surgeon, Northeast Orthopaedics, LLP, Albany, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 14:175-82. 2006
    ..An experienced multidisciplinary team consisting of an obstetrician, perinatologist, orthopaedic surgeon, anesthesiologist, radiologist, and nursing staff will optimize the treatment of both the pregnant patient and her fetus...
  69. ncbi request reprint Acetabular fractures in the elderly
    Jose B Toro
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    Bull Hosp Jt Dis 62:53-7. 2004
  70. ncbi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of humeral nonunions : a biomechanical and clinical study
    Ivan F Rubel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1315-22. 2002
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint The incidence of soft tissue injury in operative tibial plateau fractures: a magnetic resonance imaging analysis of 103 patients
    Michael J Gardner
    Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:79-84. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to determine the incidence of injury to soft tissue structures of the knee in tibial plateau fractures scheduled for surgery...
  72. ncbi request reprint Removal of an iliosacral screw entrapping the L5 nerve root after failed posterior pelvic ring fixation: a case report
    Yoram A Weil
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:414-7. 2007
    ..This case represents a complication of acute percutaneous iliosacral screw fixation of pelvic ring injuries and the subsequent strategy for successful salvage...
  73. ncbi request reprint Minimal incision technique using a two-hole plate for fixation of stable intertrochanteric hip fractures
    Matthew DiPaola
    Cornell University Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Orthopedics 27:270-4. 2004
    ..This article presents a minimally invasive adaptation of the sliding hip screw technique. This two-hole side plate construct for the repair of intertrochanteric hip fractures minimizes blood loss and soft-tissue dissection...
  74. ncbi request reprint The hyperplantarflexion ankle fracture variant
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 46:256-60. 2007
    ..Unstable ankle fractures should be evaluated carefully for evidence of posteromedial involvement so appropriate treatment may proceed...
  75. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive percutaneous plate osteosynthesis of fractures of the distal tibia
    David L Helfet
    Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Orthopaedic Trauma Center, Hospital for Special Surgery New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York, USA
    Instr Course Lect 53:471-5. 2004
    ..This is followed by minimally invasive percutaneous plate osteosynthesis of the tibia, in which the plafond is attached to the tibial shaft using a variety of commercially available plates...
  76. doi request reprint Quantitative assessment of the vascularity of the proximal part of the humerus
    Carolyn M Hettrich
    Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:943-8. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that the posterior humeral circumflex artery provides a greater percentage of perfusion to the humeral head than the anterior humeral circumflex artery does...
  77. ncbi request reprint The ability of the Lauge-Hansen classification to predict ligament injury and mechanism in ankle fractures: an MRI study
    Michael J Gardner
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:267-72. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the accuracy of these predicted injury sequences using magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in a series of patients with ankle fractures...
  78. ncbi request reprint Bilateral Monteggia fractures
    Peter Kloen
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 32:98-100. 2003
    ..Despite the surgical and rehabilitative challenges posed by our patient's case, excellent results were obtained for both elbows...
  79. ncbi request reprint Fat embolism and respiratory distress associated with cemented femoral arthroplasty
    Paul S Issack
    Orthopaedic Trauma, Adult Reconstructive Surgery, and Metabolic Bone Diseases, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 E 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:72-6. 2009
    ..Measures to remove marrow contents and reduce intramedullary pressure during cemented femoral arthroplasty or to switch to an uncemented technique may minimize the cardiopulmonary risk incurred by this group of patients...
  80. ncbi request reprint The effects of COX-1 and COX-2 inhibitors on prostaglandin synthesis and the formation of heterotopic bone in a rat model
    Bruce E Rapuano
    Research Division, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:333-44. 2008
    ..Here we describe a rat model that simulates HO in the human that was used to test the above hypothesis...
  81. ncbi request reprint Influence of stress magnitude on water loss and chondrocyte viability in impacted articular cartilage
    Dejan Milentijevic
    Laboratory for Soft Tissue Research, Hospital for Special Surgery, Center for Biomedical Engineering, City University of New York, New York, NY, USA
    J Biomech Eng 125:594-601. 2003
    ..These findings appear to be due to matrix compaction in the superficial region causing higher compressive strains to occur at the surface rather than in the deeper zones...
  82. ncbi request reprint Case report: Echinococcus disease of the bone presenting as a femoral shaft nonunion
    Christopher J Mattern
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 458:220-5. 2007
    ..We know of no reports of osseous hydatidosis presenting as a femoral shaft nonunion. A discussion of the challenges in diagnosis and treatment of osseous hydatidosis are discussed, and the literature on osseous hydatidosis is reviewed...
  83. ncbi request reprint Distraction of hypertrophic nonunion of tibia with deformity using Ilizarov/Taylor Spatial Frame. Report of two cases
    S Robert Rozbruch
    Limb Lengthening Service, Orthopaedic Trauma Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 122:295-8. 2002
    ..This frame utilizes a computer program to help plan correction of the deformity...
  84. ncbi request reprint An in vivo rabbit model for cartilage trauma: a preliminary study of the influence of impact stress magnitude on chondrocyte death and matrix damage
    Dejan Milentijevic
    Laboratory for Soft Tissue Research, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:466-73. 2005
    ..This study was designed to evaluate the postimpact response of the articular cartilage in the rabbit knee after a single traumatic episode...
  85. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of accuracy and repeatability of a novel gait analysis device
    Michael J Gardner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 127:223-7. 2007
    ....
  86. ncbi request reprint Thromboembolic disease prophylaxis in patients with hip fracture: a multimodal approach
    Geoffrey H Westrich
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:234-40. 2005
    ..To assess if pneumatic compression in conjunction with chemoprophylaxis is an effective way to reduce the incidence of deep vein thrombosis in orthopedic trauma patients sustaining fragility hip fractures...
  87. ncbi request reprint Correlation of interosseous membrane tears to the level of the fibular fracture
    Jason H Nielson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:68-74. 2004
    ..To correlate interosseous membrane (IOM) tears of the ankle to the height of fibular fractures in operative ankle fractures...
  88. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of the multiple-ligament injured knee
    Hollis G Potter
    Section of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Department of Radiology, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, U S A
    J Orthop Trauma 16:330-9. 2002
    ..To evaluate magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and magnetic resonance angiography (MRA) in detecting soft tissue, neurovascular, and bony injury after multiple ligament knee injury, including knee dislocation...
  89. ncbi request reprint Temporary intentional leg shortening and deformation to facilitate wound closure using the Ilizarov/Taylor spatial frame
    Shane J Nho
    Limb Lengthening and Deformity Service, Orthopaedic Trauma Service, The Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:419-24. 2006
    ..Once the wound is healed, osseous deformity and length are gradually corrected by distraction osteogenesis with the Ilizarov/Taylor Spatial frame...
  90. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary fixation of humeral shaft fractures using an inflatable nail
    Dean G Lorich
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Orthopedics 26:1011-4. 2003
  91. ncbi request reprint Treatment of subtrochanteric nonunions
    Jasper S de Vries
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Academic Medical Center, P O Box 22660, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Injury 37:203-11. 2006
    ..This study shows that treatment of a subtrochanteric nonunion with a blade plate consistently leads to bony union with a good to excellent hip score in the vast majority of the patients (25 out of 33 hips)...
  92. ncbi request reprint Early changes in prostaglandins precede bone formation in a rabbit model of heterotopic ossification
    Craig S Bartlett
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Vermont Medical School, Burlington, VT 05401, USA
    Bone 38:322-32. 2006
    ..These findings suggest an obligate cascade of prostaglandins for HO that offers the potential for novel prophylactic therapies, including those that target receptors for specific prostaglandins...
  93. ncbi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of coronal fractures of the capitellum
    Milan K Sen
    University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1462-5. 2007
    ..We have used this technique successfully for the treatment of isolated shear fractures of the capitellum, including those with extension into the trochlea...
  94. ncbi request reprint Removal of a broken distal closed section intramedullary nail: report of a case using a simple method
    Ely L Steinberg
    Departmernt of Orthopedic Surgery B, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, 6 Weitzmann Street, Tel Aviv 64239, Israel
    J Orthop Trauma 18:233-5. 2004
    ..The surgical technique and a case report are described. This technique eliminates the need for an additional exposure, other than that required to insert the nail, or any specialized equipment...
  95. ncbi request reprint Second-generation concepts for locked plating of proximal humerus fractures
    Michael J Gardner
    Orthopaedic Trauma, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:460-5. 2007
    ..This may be achieved either with purposeful inferomedial humeral head screws or endosteal fibula allograft augmentation...
  96. ncbi request reprint Ankle fractures: it is not just a "simple" ankle fracture
    Clement M L Werner
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Balgrist, Zurich, Switzerland
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:466-9. 2007
  97. ncbi request reprint First clinical results of the Locking Compression Plate (LCP)
    Christoph Sommer
    Department of Surgery, Kantonsspital, Chur, Switzerland
    Injury 34:B43-54. 2003
    ..A good knowledge of biomechanics is essential as well as precise preoperative planning...
  98. ncbi request reprint Tibiotalocalcaneal fusion with a retrograde intramedullary nail: clinical and functional outcomes
    Peter J Millett
    Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 31:531-6. 2002
    ..The 12 complications included nonunion, malunion, skin problems, plantar pain, infection, and painful hardware. We advocate using a retrograde nail as a salvage technique in complex posttraumatic or postsurgical settings...
  99. ncbi request reprint Operative treatment of acetabular fracture during pregnancy: a case report
    Peter Kloen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Academic Medical Center, Meibergdreef 9, 1100 DD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 125:209-12. 2005
    ..Successful treatment of these rare cases is possible with careful pre-, peri-, and postoperative evaluation of the mother and fetus by a multidisciplinary team...
  100. ncbi request reprint Iatrogenic propagation of anterior fracture-dislocations of the proximal humerus: case series and literature review with suggested guidelines for treatment and prevention
    Anil S Ranawat
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:E133-7. 2007
  101. ncbi request reprint Traumatic disruption of pubis symphysis with accompanying posterior pelvic injury after natural childbirth
    Christian Hierholzer
    BG Unfallklinik Murnau, Murnau, Germany
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:E167-70. 2007