- The impact of Massachusetts health care reform on an orthopedic hand serviceBrandon E Earp
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Electronic address
J Hand Surg Am 38:2212-7. 2013..We hypothesized that the percentage of overall encounters with uninsured patients would decrease and that the percentages of overall encounters with privately insured and MassHealth (Medicaid) patients would increase...
- Treatment of advanced CMC joint disease: trapeziectomy and implant arthroplasty (silastic-metal-synthetic allograft)Brandon E Earp
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 75 Francis Street, Boston, MA 02115, USA
Hand Clin 24:277-83, vi. 2008..Treatment decisions must clearly be tempered by the surgeon's experience, the patient's goals and expectations, and the extent of degenerative disease...
- Arthroscopic hemitrapeziectomy with tendon interposition for arthritis at the first carpometacarpal jointBrandon E Earp
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Harvard Medical School Brigham and Women s Hospital Boston, MA, USA
Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 12:38-42. 2008..All patients would choose to have this surgery again. This study supports arthroscopic hemitrapeziectomy with tendon interposition as a safe and effective treatment for CMC arthritis...