Alexander Y Shin

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute scaphoid fractures in the athlete
    Marco Rizzo
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 5:242-8. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Treatment of scaphoid waist nonunions with an avascular proximal pole and carpal collapse. Surgical technique
    David B Jones
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:169-83. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Iatrogenic transection of the peroneal and partial transection of the tibial nerve during arthroscopic lateral meniscal debridement and removal of osteochondral fragment
    Matthew C Wendt
    Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 43:182-5. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Return of motor function after repair of a 3-cm gap in a rabbit peroneal nerve: a comparison of autograft, collagen conduit, and conduit filled with collagen-GAG matrix
    Tatevik Sahakyants
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street S W, Rochester, MN 55905 E mail address for A Y Shin
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1952-8. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Iatrogenic nerve injuries during shoulder surgery
    Bradley C Carofino
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery B C C, D M B, M F K, B T E, R J S, A T B, and A Y S, and Department of Neurological Surgery R J S, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street S W, Rochester, MN 55905 E mail address for A Y Shin
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1667-74. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint 2004-2005 Sterling Bunnell Traveling Fellowship report
    Alexander Y Shin
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 31:1226-37. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of vascularized bone grafts in spine surgery
    Alexander Y Shin
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Clinic 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 38:61-72, vi. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinically relevant surgical anatomy and exposures of the brachial plexus
    Alexander Y Shin
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Hand Clin 21:1-11. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Current concepts of the treatment of adult brachial plexus injuries
    Jennifer L Giuffre
    Division of Hand Surgery, Departments of Orthopedic Surgery and Neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:678-88; quiz 688. 2010
  10. pmc Concomitant traumatic spinal cord and brachial plexus injuries in adult patients
    Peter C Rhee
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:2271-7. 2011

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Publications93

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of acute scaphoid fractures in the athlete
    Marco Rizzo
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Curr Sports Med Rep 5:242-8. 2006
    ..With appropriate diagnosis and individualization of treatment, scaphoid fractures can be successfully managed in most athletes with few or no long-term sequelae...
  2. doi request reprint Treatment of scaphoid waist nonunions with an avascular proximal pole and carpal collapse. Surgical technique
    David B Jones
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:169-83. 2009
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Iatrogenic transection of the peroneal and partial transection of the tibial nerve during arthroscopic lateral meniscal debridement and removal of osteochondral fragment
    Matthew C Wendt
    Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 43:182-5. 2014
    ..Clinicians should exercise extreme care while using powered instruments in the posterolateral corner. ..
  4. doi request reprint Return of motor function after repair of a 3-cm gap in a rabbit peroneal nerve: a comparison of autograft, collagen conduit, and conduit filled with collagen-GAG matrix
    Tatevik Sahakyants
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street S W, Rochester, MN 55905 E mail address for A Y Shin
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1952-8. 2013
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Iatrogenic nerve injuries during shoulder surgery
    Bradley C Carofino
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery B C C, D M B, M F K, B T E, R J S, A T B, and A Y S, and Department of Neurological Surgery R J S, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street S W, Rochester, MN 55905 E mail address for A Y Shin
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1667-74. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to review one institution's experience treating patients with iatrogenic nerve injuries after shoulder surgery...
  6. ncbi request reprint 2004-2005 Sterling Bunnell Traveling Fellowship report
    Alexander Y Shin
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Mayo Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 31:1226-37. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The role of vascularized bone grafts in spine surgery
    Alexander Y Shin
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Clinic 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 38:61-72, vi. 2007
    ..This article details the indications and rationale for vascularized bone grafting as well as the results of vascularized bone grafting of the spine...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinically relevant surgical anatomy and exposures of the brachial plexus
    Alexander Y Shin
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Hand Clin 21:1-11. 2005
    ..Adequate exposure and delineation of the pathology will allow for accurate treatment of the brachial plexus lesion(s)...
  9. doi request reprint Current concepts of the treatment of adult brachial plexus injuries
    Jennifer L Giuffre
    Division of Hand Surgery, Departments of Orthopedic Surgery and Neurosurgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:678-88; quiz 688. 2010
    ....
  10. pmc Concomitant traumatic spinal cord and brachial plexus injuries in adult patients
    Peter C Rhee
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:2271-7. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to describe the epidemiology and clinical factors of concomitant spinal cord injuries in patients with a known brachial plexus injury...
  11. doi request reprint Free vascularized fibular graft salvage of complications of long-bone allograft after tumor reconstruction
    Jeffrey B Friedrich
    Division of Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street S W, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:93-100. 2008
    ..The purpose of the current study was to examine retrospectively the outcomes and complications following allograft reconstruction salvage with onlay vascularized fibular grafts...
  12. doi request reprint Treatment of scaphoid waist nonunions with an avascular proximal pole and carpal collapse. A comparison of two vascularized bone grafts
    David B Jones
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street S W, E14A, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2616-25. 2008
    ....
  13. doi request reprint Return of motor function after segmental nerve loss in a rat model: comparison of autogenous nerve graft, collagen conduit, and processed allograft (AxoGen)
    Guilherme Giusti
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:410-7. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that the use of processed allografts and collagen conduits would allow recovery of motor function that is equivalent to that seen after the use of autografts...
  14. doi request reprint Functional and radiographic outcomes following distal ulna implant arthroplasty
    Sanjeev Kakar
    Department of Orthopaedic and Plastic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:1364-71. 2012
    ..To determine the outcome of ulnar head endoprostheses in the treatment of distal radioulnar joint instability, arthrosis, or both...
  15. doi request reprint Comparison of 2 methods of immobilization of fifth metacarpal neck fractures: a prospective randomized study
    Eric P Hofmeister
    Department of Orthopedics, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:1362-8. 2008
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint A comparison of manual and quantitative elbow strength testing
    Leili Shahgholi
    From the Orthopedic Biomechanics Motion Analysis Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Am J Phys Med Rehabil 91:856-62. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the clinical ratings of elbow strength obtained by skilled clinicians with objective strength measurement obtained through quantitative testing...
  17. doi request reprint The results of vascularized-free fibular grafts in complex spinal reconstruction
    Duncan B Ackerman
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Plastic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 24:170-6. 2011
    ..Retrospective review...
  18. doi request reprint Free-vascularized medial femoral condyle bone transfer in the treatment of scaphoid nonunions
    David B Jones
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55905, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 125:1176-84. 2010
    ..This study outlines the rationale and approach to the use of a free-vascularized medial femoral condyle bone graft and the authors' experience with it in the treatment of scaphoid nonunions...
  19. doi request reprint Complications of intercostal nerve transfer for brachial plexus reconstruction
    Rudy Kovachevich
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:1995-2000. 2010
    ..The purposes of this study were to report the results of perioperative intercostal nerve transfer complications and to determine whether chest wall trauma is associated with damaged or nonviable intercostal nerves...
  20. doi request reprint Salvage options for flexor carpi radialis tendon disruption during ligament reconstruction and tendon interposition or suspension arthroplasty of the trapeziometacarpal joint
    David B Jones
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 38:1806-11. 2013
    ..Familiarity with intraoperative salvage techniques in this setting is imperative. We present techniques for stabilizing the base of the thumb metacarpal when the FCR is deficient or injured. ..
  21. doi request reprint Posterior branch of the axillary nerve transfer to the lateral triceps branch for restoration of elbow extension: case report
    Brian J Klika
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, and the Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 38:1145-9. 2013
    ..Her Disabilities of the Arm, Shoulder and Hand score improved 14 points. This method may be considered for restoring triceps function in lower pattern brachial plexus injury...
  22. doi request reprint Functional evaluation in the rat sciatic nerve defect model: a comparison of the sciatic functional index, ankle angles, and isometric tetanic force
    Joo Yup Lee
    Rochester, Minn and Seoul, Republic of Korea From the Department of Orthopedic Surgery, The Catholic University of Korea and the Microvascular Research Laboratory and the Departments of Neurosurgery and Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic
    Plast Reconstr Surg 132:1173-80. 2013
    ..The relative subjective nature of the assessment has led to development of newer methods, including video gait analysis and quantitative measurement of isometric tetanic muscle force...
  23. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of peroneal nerve palsy after knee dislocation
    Steven A Giuseffi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 18:1583-6. 2010
    ..The purpose of this article is to present a review of the literature including modern surgical treatment options for peroneal nerve palsy after knee dislocation...
  24. ncbi request reprint The outcomes and complications of 1,2-intercompartmental supraretinacular artery pedicled vascularized bone grafting of scaphoid nonunions
    Michael A Chang
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 31:387-96. 2006
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Long-term outcomes of trapeziometacarpal arthrodesis in the management of trapeziometacarpal arthritis
    Marco Rizzo
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rochester, MN MN55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:20-6. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper is to review the long-term results of TM arthrodesis for arthritis with respect to clinical outcomes, union, development of adjacent joint arthritis, and complications...
  26. doi request reprint Minimally invasive flexible insertion and rigid intramedullary nail fixation for distal radius fractures
    Peter C Rhee
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 16:159-65. 2012
    ..This unique device is theorized to be more patient specific (due to the flexible portion of the nail) and further minimize soft tissue irritation compared with those IM devices currently available...
  27. doi request reprint Free vascularized medial femoral condyle autograft for challenging upper extremity nonunions
    David B Jones
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st Street Southwest, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Hand Clin 28:493-501. 2012
    ..The rationale, indications, vascular anatomy, and surgical technique of harvesting these grafts from the medial femoral condyle are presented...
  28. doi request reprint Wrist, first carpometacarpal joint, and thumb interphalangeal joint arthrodesis in patients with brachial plexus injuries
    Jennifer L Giuffre
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55906, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:2557-63.e1. 2012
    ..This study evaluates wrist arthrodesis, first carpometacarpal joint arthrodesis, and thumb interphalangeal joint arthrodesis as measured by fusion rate, complications, and clinical outcomes...
  29. doi request reprint Pyarthrosis of the small joints of the hand resulting in arthrodesis or amputation
    Jennifer L Giuffre
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:1273-81. 2011
    ..A septic joint is a cartilage-threatening emergency requiring prompt treatment. The purpose of this study was to examine outcomes of septic arthritis of the metacarpophalangeal and interphalangeal joints...
  30. ncbi request reprint Adult traumatic brachial plexus injuries
    Alexander Y Shin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 13:382-96. 2005
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Tendon transfer options about the shoulder in patients with brachial plexus injury
    Bassem Elhassan
    Departments of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1391-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the early outcome of shoulder tendon transfer in patients with brachial plexus injury and to determine the factors associated with favorable outcomes...
  32. doi request reprint Comparison of single versus double nerve transfers for elbow flexion after brachial plexus injury
    Brian T Carlsen
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn 55901, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 127:269-76. 2011
    ..It is unknown if double nerve transfer to the biceps and brachialis nerve branches results in greater strength than single nerve transfer to the biceps branch alone...
  33. ncbi request reprint Vascularized pedicled rib graft: a technique for posterior placement in spinal reconstruction
    Robert K Eastlack
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 20:610-5. 2007
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Use of a free-functioning muscle transfer from a paralyzed lower extremity to restore upper extremity elbow flexion
    Brian T Carlsen
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 20:247-51. 2011
    ..The successful function of a free-functioning muscle transfer after a spinal cord injury in this case has important implications for patients with spinal cord injury...
  35. ncbi request reprint The clinical implications of scaphotrapezium-trapezoidal arthritis with associated carpal instability
    Shian Chao Tay
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:47-54. 2007
    ..To study the radiographic progression and incidence of this entity, we reviewed our patients and report on 24 wrists with DISI in the presence of STT arthritis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Complications and outcomes of functional free gracilis transfer in brachial plexus palsy
    Julie E Adams
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Miinesota 55905, USA
    Acta Orthop Belg 75:8-13. 2009
    ..001) associated with use of functioning free gracilis transfer in brachial plexus reconstruction...
  37. doi request reprint Nerve injuries resulting from arthroscopic treatment of lateral epicondylitis: report of 2 cases
    Bradley C Carofino
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:1208-10. 2012
    ..Here, we report 2 cases of nerve injuries resulting from this operation: 1 posterior interosseous nerve transection and 1 partial median nerve laceration...
  38. doi request reprint Tardy spinal cord tumor following avulsive brachial plexus injury: coincidental or causal?
    Marie Noëlle Hébert-Blouin
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    World Neurosurg 74:368-73. 2010
    ..Late neurologic deterioration after brachial plexus injury (BPI) is uncommon and may be caused by multiple etiologies. An unusual, previously unreported, case of late neurologic deterioration after BPI is presented...
  39. doi request reprint Late reconstruction for brachial plexus injury
    Brian T Carlsen
    Mayo Clinic, Division of Hand Surgery, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Neurosurg Clin N Am 20:51-64, vi. 2009
    ..Shoulder reconstruction focuses on restoring stability to the glenohumeral joint and restoring abduction. This article outlines these techniques, their principles, and important details...
  40. ncbi request reprint Dorsal distal radius vascularized pedicled bone grafts for scaphoid nonunions
    A Noelle Larson
    Mayo Clinic, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Rochester, MN, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 10:212-23. 2006
    ..The graft can be harvested and inset into the prepared fracture site using a single-incision approach. The indications, contraindications, technique, and results of treatment are reviewed and detailed...
  41. doi request reprint Measuring outcomes in adult brachial plexus reconstruction
    Keith A Bengtson
    Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Hand Clin 24:401-15, vi. 2008
    ..The ideal outcome measure should be valid, reliable, responsive, unbiased, appropriate, and easy. The author outlines pitfalls and benefits of current outcome measures and offers thoughts on possible future measures...
  42. doi request reprint Treatment of a segmental nerve defect in the rat with use of bioabsorbable synthetic nerve conduits: a comparison of commercially available conduits
    Richard H Shin
    Microvascular Research Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2194-204. 2009
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Description and validation of isometric tetanic muscle force test in rabbits
    Guilherme Giusti
    Microvascular Research Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Microsurgery 32:35-42. 2012
    ..Optimization of electrical stimulation and preload as well as the use of correct anesthesia were fundamental to acquire the highest muscle force...
  44. doi request reprint Association between lunate morphology and carpal collapse in cases of scapholunate dissociation
    Peter C Rhee
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:1633-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine if an association exists between lunate morphology and DISI in cases of scapholunate dissociation...
  45. ncbi request reprint Vascularized free fibula transfer for oncologic reconstruction of the humerus
    Peter S Rose
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 438:80-4. 2005
    ..Healing time may be prolonged, and refracture and other complications commonly are encountered...
  46. doi request reprint Revascularization procedures for Kienböck disease
    Sanjeev Kakar
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 15:55-65. 2011
    ..In addition, the indications, contraindications, and outcomes are described...
  47. doi request reprint Four-corner arthrodesis with a locking, dorsal circular polyether-ether-ketone (PEEK-Optima) plate
    Peter C Rhee
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 16:236-41. 2012
    ....
  48. doi request reprint Surgical technique of a partial tibial nerve transfer to the tibialis anterior motor branch for the treatment of peroneal nerve injury
    Jennifer L Giuffre
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 69:48-53. 2012
    ....
  49. doi request reprint The use of vascularized fibular grafts for the reconstruction of spinal and sacral defects
    Steven L Moran
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Microsurgery 29:393-400. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the results of vascularized bone grafting for complex spinal reconstruction using free fibular transfer...
  50. ncbi request reprint Free medial femoral condyle bone grafting for scaphoid nonunions with humpback deformity and proximal pole avascular necrosis
    Annalise Noelle Larson
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 11:246-58. 2007
    ..The indications, contraindications, and technique of free vascularized medial femoral condyle bone grafting are presented for the treatment of scaphoid nonunions associated with proximal pole avascular necrosis and humpback deformities...
  51. ncbi request reprint Results of vascularized rib grafts in complex spinal reconstruction. Surgical technique
    Jessica A Wilden
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:128-41. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the results, including the time to osseous union and complications, following anterior or posterior placement of pedicled vascularized rib grafts for complex spinal reconstruction...
  52. doi request reprint Isometric tetanic force measurement method of the tibialis anterior in the rat
    Richard H Shin
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Microvascular Research Laboratory, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Microsurgery 28:452-7. 2008
    ..Optimization of the variables affecting isometric tetanic force resulted in reproducible and reliable side-to-side measurements of the TA muscle in the rat model...
  53. ncbi request reprint Epstein-Barr virus infection as a complication of transplantation of a nerve allograft from a living related donor. Case report
    Mikko Larsen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 106:924-8. 2007
    ..Future studies are needed to quantify and minimize this complication. Nevertheless, it should be weighed against the potential functional benefit from using nerve allografts...
  54. doi request reprint Lateral antebrachial cutaneous neuropathy following the long head of the biceps rupture
    David M Brogan
    Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:673-6. 2012
    ..The biceps displaced the nerve laterally, resulting in sensory loss and severe allodynia. The patient's symptoms were relieved with proximal biceps tenodesis...
  55. doi request reprint Vascularized bone grafting for treatment of Kienböck's disease
    Bassem T Elhassan
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:146-54. 2009
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe the technique of the 4th plus 5th extensor compartment artery vascularized bone graft for Kienböck's disease...
  56. doi request reprint Extraction of cannulated percutaneous screw from scaphoid: a simplified technique
    Morad Askari
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:1702-5. 2012
    ..We describe a simple technique for percutaneous extraction of this hardware that can be done reliably with no additional equipment...
  57. doi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid volume-depletion headaches in patients with traumatic brachial plexus injury
    Marie Noëlle Hébert-Blouin
    Department of Neurologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Neurosurg 118:149-54. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the prevalence of CSF volume-depletion headaches in patients with BPI...
  58. doi request reprint Chondroblastoma with secondary aneurysmal bone cyst of the hamate: case report
    Peter C Rhee
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:538-42. 2012
    ..At the time of the most recent radiographic follow-up, there was full graft incorporation, preserved hamate morphology, and no evidence of recurrence...
  59. doi request reprint Recurrent calcifying aponeurotic fibroma of the thumb: case report
    Jennifer L Giuffre
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:110-5. 2011
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Results of vascularized rib grafts in complex spinal reconstruction
    Jessica A Wilden
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:832-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the results, including the time to osseous union and complications, following anterior or posterior placement of pedicled vascularized rib grafts for complex spinal reconstruction...
  61. ncbi request reprint Vascularized bone grafting for the treatment of carpal pathology
    Steven L Moran
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 38:73-85, vi. 2007
    ..This article reviews the pertinent literature and provides some treatment algorithms for the use of vascularized bone grafting in cases of carpal pathology...
  62. ncbi request reprint The use of the 4 + 5 extensor compartmental vascularized bone graft for the treatment of Kienböck's disease
    Steven L Moran
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:50-8. 2005
    ..This study examines our experience with the use of the 4 + 5 extensor compartmental artery (ECA) bone graft for the treatment of Kienböck's disease...
  63. ncbi request reprint Surgical approaches to the carpus
    Shian Chao Tay
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Hand Clin 22:421-34; abstract v. 2006
    ..The purpose of this article is to provide an updated review of the commonly used exposures to the carpus and the distal radioulnar joint in a hand surgery practice...
  64. pmc Long-term outcomes of proximal row carpectomy: a minimum of 15-year follow-up
    Mir H Ali
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN USA
    Hand (N Y) 7:72-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate long-term results with PRC and to identify factors that may improve clinical outcomes...
  65. doi request reprint Factors affecting outcome of triceps motor branch transfer for isolated axillary nerve injury
    Joo Yup Lee
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, St Vincent s Hospital, Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea
    J Hand Surg Am 37:2350-6. 2012
    ..We evaluated the functional outcome of this procedure and determined factors that influenced the outcome...
  66. doi request reprint The mechanism of ulnar-sided perilunate instability of the wrist: a cadaveric study and 6 clinical cases
    Peter M Murray
    Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:721-8. 2012
    ..To define the mechanism of ulnar-sided perilunate instability using a cadaveric model and correlate these biomechanical findings with 6 clinical cases...
  67. doi request reprint Multicentric giant cell tumor of the upper extremities: 16 years of ongoing disease
    Eduardo N Novais
    Children s Hospital Colorado, University of Colorado, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:1610-3. 2011
    ..Intralesional curettage of the lesions located in the hand and carpals was associated with a high incidence of local recurrence, whereas lesions in the proximal radius and in the humerus have not recurred...
  68. ncbi request reprint Ulnar-sided wrist pain: diagnosis and treatment
    Alexander Y Shin
    Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Instr Course Lect 54:115-28. 2005
    ..Despite these issues, many patients with ulnar-sided wrist pain have pathologic lesions that may be amenable to surgical treatment...
  69. ncbi request reprint Clinical significance of suprascapular nerve mobilization
    Kale D Bodily
    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota 55905, USA
    Clin Anat 18:573-9. 2005
    ..This surgical approach and technique permits direct nerve repair after resection of a focal neuroma in the retroclavicular or infraclavicular region, thus avoiding interpositional grafting, and improving outcomes...
  70. ncbi request reprint Adult brachial plexus injuries: mechanism, patterns of injury, and physical diagnosis
    Steven L Moran
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Hand Clin 21:13-24. 2005
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint The hypoplastic thumb
    Shian Chao Tay
    Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 14:354-66. 2006
    ..Management, which is primarily determined by the grade of thumb hypoplasia, may include nonsurgical techniques, reconstruction, pollicization, and, recently, microsurgical procedures...
  72. ncbi request reprint Mycobacterium marinum infections of the distal upper extremities: clinical course and imaging findings in two cases with delayed diagnosis
    Kimberly K Amrami
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street, SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 32:546-9. 2003
    ..Appropriate treatment was delayed in both patients because the diagnosis was not considered. We report on and discuss the clinical course and MR imaging findings in two patients with M. marinum infection...
  73. ncbi request reprint Upper-extremity mucormycosis infections in immunocompetent patients
    Steven L Moran
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 31:1201-5. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify risk factors for the development of mucormycosis infections within the upper extremity in immunocompetent individuals and to evaluate the effectiveness of the present therapies...
  74. ncbi request reprint Acute coronal plane scaphoid fracture and scapholunate dissociation from an axial load: a case report
    Alexander Y Shin
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Hand Division, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:366-72. 2005
    ..A good result was obtained with return to sports with extension of 60 degrees and flexion of 70 degrees , grip strength equal to that of the uninjured wrist, and no radiographic problems (arthrosis, avascular necrosis, nonunion)...
  75. doi request reprint The vascularized medial femoral condyle periosteal bone flap for the treatment of recalcitrant bony nonunions
    Umar H Choudry
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 60:174-80. 2008
    ..There was only 1 flap failure secondary to arterial thrombosis, resulting in a below-knee amputation. The rate of limb salvage was 91%. Donor-site morbidity was minimal, with postoperative seromas occurring in 3 patients...
  76. pmc The Vascularized Medial Femoral Corticoperiosteal Flap for Reconstruction of Bony Defects within the Upper and Lower Extremities
    Karim Bakri
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota
    Semin Plast Surg 22:228-33. 2008
    ..Donor-site morbidity is minimal. This article provides an overview of the anatomic basis, indications, and operative technique for the use of this flap...
  77. doi request reprint The economic impact of electric saw injuries to the hand
    Samuel C Hoxie
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:886-9. 2009
    ..Injuries from electric saws cause considerable hand trauma. This study is designed to provide information detailing the costs of these injuries...
  78. doi request reprint The microbiology and risk of infection following open, agricultural upper extremity injuries
    Mir H Ali
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:87-93. 2008
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  79. ncbi request reprint Extension block pinning for large mallet fractures
    Eric P Hofmeister
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopedics, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 28:453-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this report is to review the results of displaced mallet fractures treated with an extension block pin and transarticular fixation of the distal interphalangeal joint...
  80. ncbi request reprint Pedicled vascularized bone grafts for disorders of the carpus: scaphoid nonunion and Kienbock's disease
    Alexander Y Shin
    Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 10:210-6. 2002
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  81. doi request reprint Bilateral ulnar neuropathy secondary to volar displacement of flexor tendons following open carpal tunnel release: case report
    Jennifer L Giuffre
    Section of Plastic Surgery, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Hand Surg Am 36:2027-9. 2011
    ..Displacement of the flexor tendons anterior to the hook of hamate caused impingement on the ulnar nerve. Symptoms resolved after hook of hamate resection...
  82. ncbi request reprint Scaphoid fracture in children
    Bassem T Elhassan
    Mayo Medical College, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Hand Surgery, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Hand Clin 22:31-41. 2006
    ..Scaphoid nonunion is usually the result of delayed presentation or missed diagnosis. Fortunately union can be achieved reliably with cast immobilization or surgical fixation...
  83. ncbi request reprint Gracilis free muscle transfer for restoration of function after complete brachial plexus avulsion
    Kimberly A Barrie
    Triangle Orthopaedic Associates, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Neurosurg Focus 16:E8. 2004
    ..The authors report the functional outcomes after functioning free muscle transfer (FFMT) for restoration of the upper-extremity movement after brachial plexus injury (BPI)...
  84. ncbi request reprint Isolated scaphoid dislocation associated with axial carpal dissociation: an unusual injury report
    Todd Horton
    Naval Medical Center San Diego, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 29:1102-8. 2004
    ..Knowledge of the anatomy and the potential injury patterns of the carpus will aid the hand surgeon with injury recognition and proper treatment...
  85. doi request reprint Vascularized fibula flap onlay for salvage of pathologic fracture of the long bones
    Jeffrey B Friedrich
    Division of Plastic Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:2001-9. 2008
    ..The authors report the results of onlay vascularized fibula flaps for pathologic long bone fractures and the outcomes and complications of this reconstruction method...
  86. ncbi request reprint AOA 2001 John J. Fahey, MD, Memorial North American Traveling Fellowship: fellows' travel diary
    Peter A Cole
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Regions Hospital, 640 Jackson Street, St Paul, MN 55101, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:854-62. 2002
  87. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of ultrasound in the evaluation of dynamic scapholunate ligamentous instability
    Khiem D Dao
    Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:1473-8. 2004
    ..Ultrasound is commonly used for a wide variety of diagnostic purposes in orthopaedics. The purpose of the present study was to determine the efficacy of ultrasound in the diagnosis of dynamic scapholunate ligamentous instability...
  88. ncbi request reprint Association between lunate morphology and carpal collapse patterns in scaphoid nonunions
    Steven C Haase
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1009-12. 2007
    ..Association between lunate morphology and the location of the scaphoid fracture (proximal or waist) was also investigated...
  89. ncbi request reprint Extension-block pinning for treatment of displaced mallet fractures
    Michael T Mazurek
    Division of Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 31:652-4. 2002
    ..The technique is easy to perform and is an effective, safe alternative to the conservative treatment of displaced mallet fractures, particularly those associated with joint subluxation...
  90. ncbi request reprint The underestimation of a glass injury to the hand
    Matthew T Provencher
    Naval Medical Center, San Diego, CA 92134 1112, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 35:91-4. 2006
    ..If glass is implicated as a causative agent, careful orthopedic evaluation and surgical management should be considered even in light of a normal preoperative examination...
  91. ncbi request reprint Thumb radial angulation correction without phalangeal osteotomy in Apert's syndrome
    Khiem D Dao
    Division of Hand and Microvascular Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 92134 5000, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 27:125-32. 2002
    ..The parents were satisfied with the results. This technique of correction of Apert's thumb radial angulation is simple and reliable and produces satisfactory clinical results...
  92. ncbi request reprint Surgical reconstruction of a late-presenting volar radiocarpal dislocation: a case report
    Eric P Hofmeister
    Orthopaedic Hand Surgery Division, Naval Medical Center San Diego, San Diego, CA 92134, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:96-9. 2008
  93. ncbi request reprint An anatomic study of the spinal accessory nerve: extended harvest permits direct nerve transfer to distal plexus targets
    Torpon Vathana
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Siriraj Hospital, Mahidol University, Bangkok, Thailand
    Clin Anat 20:899-904. 2007
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