- Childhood obesity is associated with increased risk of most lower extremity fracturesJeff Kessler
Kaiser Los Angeles Medical Center, 4760 Sunset Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90027, USA
Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:1199-207. 2013..Most studies, however, are unable to provide stable population-based estimates based on the degree of obesity and few assess the risk pertaining to more detailed fracture location in the lower extremities...
- A new flexible brace used in the Ponseti treatment of talipes equinovarusJeffrey I Kessler
Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Kaiser Sunset Hospital, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
J Pediatr Orthop B 17:247-50. 2008..All seven feet with initial deformity relapse are deformity-free after switching to flexible bracing. This new flexible clubfoot brace may improve compliance in Ponseti clubfoot treatment...
- Efficacy of a new computer-aided design/computer-aided manufacture orthosis in the treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosisJeffrey I Kessler
Kaiser Sunset Hospital Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Los Angeles, California 90027, USA
J Pediatr Orthop B 17:207-11. 2008..This preliminary study suggests that the new Los Angeles brace is effective in the treatment of scoliosis in girls, while avoiding some obstacles involved in traditional bracing...