M S Pinzur

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Affiliation: Loyola University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The diabetic foot
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Compr Ther 28:232-7. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint The association between body mass index and foot disorders in diabetic patients
    Michael Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:375-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of osteomyelitis in charcot foot with single-stage resection of infection, correction of deformity, and maintenance with ring fixation
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University Health System, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:1069-74. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint The development of a neuropathic ankle following successful correction of non-plantigrade charcot foot deformity
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Health System, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:644-6. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Neutral ring fixation for high-risk nonplantigrade Charcot midfoot deformity
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:961-6. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of Eichenholtz stage I Charcot foot arthropathy with a weightbearing total contact cast
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:324-9. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for diabetic foot care: recommendations endorsed by the Diabetes Committee of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:113-9. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Ankle arthrodesis with a retrograde femoral nail for Charcot ankle arthropathy
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:545-9. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of ring external fixation in Charcot foot arthropathy
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 11:837-47. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Controversies in lower-extremity amputation
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1118-27. 2007

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Publications52

  1. ncbi request reprint The diabetic foot
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Compr Ther 28:232-7. 2002
    ..Orthopedic or podiatric consultations are warranted for those "at risk" or with foot ulcers...
  2. ncbi request reprint The association between body mass index and foot disorders in diabetic patients
    Michael Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:375-7. 2005
    ..This study was done to determine the association between morbid obesity and foot ulcer or infection in patients with diabetes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Treatment of osteomyelitis in charcot foot with single-stage resection of infection, correction of deformity, and maintenance with ring fixation
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University Health System, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:1069-74. 2012
    ..In patients with open wounds and exposed bone and/or chronic osteomyelitis, it is controversial whether resolution of the bony infection should be achieved before attempting surgical correction of the acquired deformity...
  4. ncbi request reprint The development of a neuropathic ankle following successful correction of non-plantigrade charcot foot deformity
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Health System, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:644-6. 2012
    ..The significant rate of surgical and medical-associated morbidity accompanying this form of treatment has led surgeons to look for improved methods of surgical stabilization, including the use of the circular ring external fixation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Neutral ring fixation for high-risk nonplantigrade Charcot midfoot deformity
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:961-6. 2007
    ..Many patients are morbidly obese, immunocompromised, and have complex wounds with underlying bony infection or poor bone quality, making operative correction and internal fixation problematic...
  6. ncbi request reprint Treatment of Eichenholtz stage I Charcot foot arthropathy with a weightbearing total contact cast
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:324-9. 2006
    ..This method, however, often is time-consuming and has a poor result. This study was done to determine the success rate of total contact casting in a small group of patients and to establish a benchmark time period for treatment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Guidelines for diabetic foot care: recommendations endorsed by the Diabetes Committee of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:113-9. 2005
    ..Specialty assistance may be required from a vascular surgeon, orthopaedic surgeon, podiatrist, endocrinologist/diabetologist, infectious disease consultant, radiologist, and pedorthist...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ankle arthrodesis with a retrograde femoral nail for Charcot ankle arthropathy
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:545-9. 2005
    ..Because of the severe osteopenia often associated with Charcot arthropathy of the ankle, an area of stress concentration leading to stress fracture at the proximal aspect of the nail has been identified...
  9. ncbi request reprint The role of ring external fixation in Charcot foot arthropathy
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 11:837-47. 2006
    ..It helps avoid extensive surgical dissection in a poor host and eliminates the need for bone that is mechanically capable of holding internal fixation devices during the bony and soft tissue healing period...
  10. ncbi request reprint Controversies in lower-extremity amputation
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1118-27. 2007
  11. ncbi request reprint Surgical stabilization of nonplantigrade Charcot arthropathy of the midfoot
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:361-5. 2007
    ..A treatment algorithm is presented...
  12. ncbi request reprint Current concepts review: Charcot arthropathy of the foot and ankle
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:952-9. 2007
  13. doi request reprint Simple solutions for difficult problems: a beginner's guide to ring fixation
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 13:1-13, v. 2008
    ..Experience with these simple applications allows surgeons to expand their spectrum of proficiency and provides alternatives for solving complex clinical problems...
  14. pmc Distal tibiofibular bone-bridging in transtibial amputation
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University Health System, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2682-7. 2008
    ..The creation of a bone bridge between the residual tibia and fibula is a controversial surgical technique used in the performance of transtibial amputation...
  15. doi request reprint Syme's ankle disarticulation
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 15:487-94. 2010
    ..This article discusses patient selection, surgical technique, and rehabilitation of an underused rehabilitation amputation level...
  16. doi request reprint Outcomes-oriented amputation surgery
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Health System, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:241S-247S. 2011
    ..These technological advances can be overused, imparting substantial potential risks to the patients. The goal of this article is to provide a modern outcomes-oriented approach to the question of limb salvage versus amputation...
  17. doi request reprint Diabetic peripheral neuropathy
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University Health System, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 16:345-9. 2011
    ..The mainstay of current treatment is optimal glucose and hemoglobin A(1C) control. Drug therapy has limited potential for controlling the associated pain. Alternative methods of treatment have thus far demonstrated limited success...
  18. ncbi request reprint Surgical versus accommodative treatment for Charcot arthropathy of the midfoot
    Michael Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 25:545-9. 2004
    ..In a university health system orthopaedic foot and ankle clinic with a special interest in diabetic foot disorders, a moderate approach evolved for management of this difficult patient population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Syme ankle disarticulation in patients with diabetes
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthpaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1667-72. 2003
    ..Surgeons have avoided this level because of the perceived high risk for wound failure, wound infection, or migration of the heel pad, which makes prosthesis use difficult...
  20. ncbi request reprint Development of a nurse-provided health system strategy for diabetic foot care
    M S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 22:744-6. 2001
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  21. ncbi request reprint A feasibility trial of a prefabricated immediate postoperative prosthetic limb system
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 24:861-4. 2003
    ..1 (range, 4-16) weeks. This preliminary experience with a commercially available pneumatic immediate postoperative prosthetic limb system supports its role in the early rehabilitation of lower extremity amputees...
  22. doi request reprint Use of platelet-rich concentrate and bone marrow aspirate in high-risk patients with Charcot arthropathy of the foot
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 30:124-7. 2009
    ..There is increasing evidence that cytokines identified in platelet rich concentrate and bone marrow aspirate may show equivalence to autologous bone graft in supporting arthrodesis...
  23. ncbi request reprint Foot and ankle experience in orthopaedic residency
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 24:567-9. 2003
    ..Current residency training guidelines are vague and do not require specific experience or proficiency in this discipline...
  24. ncbi request reprint The effect of prosthetic alignment on relative limb loading in persons with trans-tibial amputation: a preliminary report
    M S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    J Rehabil Res Dev 32:373-7. 1995
    ..The results suggest that prosthetic malalignment in persons with trans-tibial amputation leads to increased loading of the contralateral limb...
  25. ncbi request reprint Salvage of failed amputation about the hip in peripheral vascular disease by open wound care and nutritional support
    M S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 27:561-2. 1998
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Current practice patterns in the treatment of Charcot foot
    M S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 21:916-20. 2000
    ..Although the literature contains uniform recommendations for immobilization and non-weightbearing as treatment for the initial phases of Charcot arthropathy, the results of this benchmarking study reveal that currenl treatment is varied...
  27. ncbi request reprint Walking pattern of midfoot and ankle disarticulation amputees
    M S Pinzur
    Gait Analysis Laboratory, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 18:635-8. 1997
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Healing of partial flap necrosis in ankle disarticulation amputation by débridement and continued weight-bearing
    M S Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Am J Orthop 30:396-7. 2001
    ..Weight-bearing ambulation need not be avoided during healing...
  29. ncbi request reprint Peripheral neuropathy in the hands of diabetic patients with lower extremity amputations
    M S Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical School, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Am J Orthop 30:121-4. 2001
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint Charcot's foot
    M S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 5:897-912. 2000
    ..3. Early surgical stabilization versus accommodation when deformity first develops. 4. Late reconstruction versus accommodation or amputation in the deformed late stages...
  31. ncbi request reprint Pedorthic management of the diabetic foot
    M S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical School, Maywood, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 6:205-14. 2001
    ..Prescription footwear accommodates deformity, while decreasing pressure and shear forces applied to skin overlying bone prominences...
  32. ncbi request reprint Transarticular stabilization for malunited fracture of the distal tibia in diabetics with loss of protective sensation
    M S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 22:706-10. 2001
    ..Due to the risk of fracture at the proximal tip of a standard short intramedullary nail, it is recommended to use a nail that extends to the proximal tibial metaphysis...
  33. ncbi request reprint Health related quality of life, cognitive function, and depression in diabetic patients with foot ulcer or amputation. A preliminary study
    Amanda Willrich
    Loyola University Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:128-34. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if there is a relationship between these negative effects and cognitive impairment or clinical depression...
  34. doi request reprint Static measure of foot loading
    Michael L Voronov
    Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Foot Ankle Spec 2:267-70. 2009
    ..It is planned to use this standardized experimental model to compare objectively patterns of midstance loading in patients with injury or disease that is capable of altering normal walking...
  35. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in patients with transtibial amputation and reconstruction with bone bridging of the distal tibia and fibula
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:907-12. 2006
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome following anatomic restoration of tarsal-metatarsal fracture dislocation
    Andelle L Teng
    University Hospitals of Cleveland Case Western Reserve University, OH, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:922-6. 2002
    ..By dissecting out the components of mechanical loading and unloading of the foot during walking, we wished to determine if there was a "key" factor associated with either favorable or unfavorable subjective clinical outcomes...
  37. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life in patients with Charcot foot
    Michael S Pinzur
    Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 32:492-6. 2003
    ..It leads to frequent disability or premature retirement from the workforce. Pain and emotional illness do not appear to be a major component of the impact of the disease on health-related quality of life...
  38. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life of patients with diabetes and foot ulcers
    Andrew R Evans
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:32-7. 2005
    ..Pain was not a significant component of their disability. The results of this study confirm the hypothesis that foot ulcers in patients with diabetes have a negative impact on quality of life in affected individuals...
  39. ncbi request reprint Reliability of AOFAS diabetic foot questionnaire in Charcot arthropathy: stability, internal consistency, and measurable difference
    Vibhu Dhawan
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:717-31. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop and test an instrument to evaluate the health-related quality of life of diabetic foot disease...
  40. ncbi request reprint Controversies in amputation surgery
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Instr Course Lect 52:445-51. 2003
    ..With the evolution of end-bearing amputation levels, there is resurgent interest in the bone bridging technique of Johann Ertl and interest in a new pneumatic immediate postoperative prosthetic limb fitting system...
  41. ncbi request reprint Arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint
    David T Taylor
    Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 33:285-8. 2004
    ..Internal fixation devices were removed from 5 feet. Thirty (88.2%) of the 34 patients rated their result as excellent or good; the other 4 (11.8%) rated their result as poor...
  42. ncbi request reprint Disease knowledge in patients attending a diabetic foot clinic
    Fabio Batista
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Foot Ankle Int 26:38-41. 2005
    ..Foot-specific patient education is an essential element of a health system diabetic foot program. Foot-specific patient education must be individualized, because of cognitive deficits in individuals with long-standing diabetes...
  43. ncbi request reprint Current topics review: Charcot neuroarthropathy of the foot and ankle
    Elly Trepman
    Health Sciences Centre, University of Manitoba, MS673 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3A 1R9
    Foot Ankle Int 26:46-63. 2005
    ..Foot-specific patient education and continued periodic monitoring may reduce the morbidity and associated expense of treating the complications of this disorder and may improve the quality of life in this complex patient population...
  44. ncbi request reprint Diabetic foot care: multilingual translation of a patient education leaflet
    Elly Trepman
    American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Seattle, WA, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:64-107. 2005
    ..Furthermore, the leaflet was translated into 19 other languages for diabetic patients in the United States and around the world with limited English language comprehension...
  45. ncbi request reprint Application of the total contact cast
    Elly Trepman
    Health Sciences Centre, University of Manitoba, MS673 820 Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3A 1R9
    Foot Ankle Int 26:108-12. 2005
  46. doi request reprint Editorial: the foot forum
    Michael S Pinzur
    Foot Ankle Int 29:969. 2008
  47. ncbi request reprint Controversies in lower extremity amputation
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois, USA
    Instr Course Lect 57:663-72. 2008
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Complications of ankle fracture in patients with diabetes
    Saad B Chaudhary
    Department of Orthopaedics, New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 16:159-70. 2008
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Health related quality of life in patients with supination-external rotation stage IV ankle fractures
    Ryan Finnan
    Loyola University Medical Center, Orthopaedic Surgery, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:1038-41. 2005
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Editorial. Re: Diabetic foot
    Michael S Pinzur
    Foot Ankle Int 26:3-4. 2005
  51. ncbi request reprint Cytokine-induced osteoclastic bone resorption in charcot arthropathy: an immunohistochemical study
    Judith F Baumhauer
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Rochester School of Medicine, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 665, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:797-800. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to histologically examine surgical specimens with Charcot arthropathy for cell type and immunoreactivity of known cytokine mediators of bone resorption...
  52. ncbi request reprint Health-related quality of life for patients with rheumatoid arthritis foot involvement
    Amy M Wickman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, 2160 South First Avenue, Maywood, IL 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 25:19-26. 2004
    ..Rheumatoid arthritis is a common disabling form of arthritis that frequently affects the hands and feet. With time, the majority of affected individuals will become disabled...