K A Egol

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Affiliation: New York University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Ulnar variance as a predictor of persistent instability following Galeazzi fracture-dislocations
    Richelle Takemoto
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street Suite 1402, New York, NY, 10003, USA
    J Orthop Traumatol 15:41-6. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Low velocity gunshot wounds result in significant contamination regardless of ballistic characteristics
    Joseph Weinstein
    Hospital for Joint Diseases, NYU Langone Medical Center New York, NY
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 43:E14-8. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Surgical treatment improves clinical and functional outcomes for patients who sustain incomplete bisphosphonate-related femur fractures
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 27:331-5. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Moral reasoning strategies of orthopaedic surgery residents
    John J Mercuri
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, NYU Langone Medical Center, 301 East 17th Street, Room 1402, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:e361-9. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of long bone nonunions: factors affecting healing
    Kenneth A Egol
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 70:224-31. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Regional anesthesia improves outcome after distal radius fracture fixation over general anesthesia
    Kenneth A Egol
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:545-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Fracture site augmentation with calcium phosphate cement reduces screw penetration after open reduction-internal fixation of proximal humeral fractures
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:741-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Distal radial fractures in the elderly: operative compared with nonoperative treatment
    K A Egol
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, Suite 1401, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:1851-7. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome in patients treated for chronic posttraumatic osteomyelitis
    Kenneth A Egol
    Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:313-7. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Outcome after unstable ankle fracture: effect of syndesmotic stabilization
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:7-11. 2010

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Publications81

  1. doi request reprint Ulnar variance as a predictor of persistent instability following Galeazzi fracture-dislocations
    Richelle Takemoto
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street Suite 1402, New York, NY, 10003, USA
    J Orthop Traumatol 15:41-6. 2014
    ..In our clinical experience, there are no previously reported radiographic parameters that are universally predictive of DRUJ instability following radial shaft fracture...
  2. ncbi request reprint Low velocity gunshot wounds result in significant contamination regardless of ballistic characteristics
    Joseph Weinstein
    Hospital for Joint Diseases, NYU Langone Medical Center New York, NY
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 43:E14-8. 2014
    ..Based upon our results further investigation of low velocity GSW tracks is warranted. Further clinical investigation should focus on the degree to which debridement should be undertaken...
  3. doi request reprint Surgical treatment improves clinical and functional outcomes for patients who sustain incomplete bisphosphonate-related femur fractures
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 27:331-5. 2013
    ..To describe the outcomes for patients treated at a single institution, who sustained incomplete bisphosphonate-induced femoral fractures...
  4. doi request reprint Moral reasoning strategies of orthopaedic surgery residents
    John J Mercuri
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, NYU Langone Medical Center, 301 East 17th Street, Room 1402, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:e361-9. 2013
    ..Little is known about the moral reasoning utilized by orthopaedic surgery residents when resolving moral dilemmas...
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of long bone nonunions: factors affecting healing
    Kenneth A Egol
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 70:224-31. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine which patient and surgical factors correlated with successful healing of a nonunion following surgical intervention...
  6. doi request reprint Regional anesthesia improves outcome after distal radius fracture fixation over general anesthesia
    Kenneth A Egol
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:545-9. 2012
    ..To compare the efficacy of anesthetic type on clinical outcomes after operative treatment of distal radius fractures...
  7. doi request reprint Fracture site augmentation with calcium phosphate cement reduces screw penetration after open reduction-internal fixation of proximal humeral fractures
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:741-8. 2012
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Distal radial fractures in the elderly: operative compared with nonoperative treatment
    K A Egol
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, Suite 1401, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:1851-7. 2010
    ..The purpose of this retrospective review was to compare outcomes for elderly patients with a displaced distal radial fracture who were treated with or without surgical intervention...
  9. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome in patients treated for chronic posttraumatic osteomyelitis
    Kenneth A Egol
    Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:313-7. 2009
    ..In this investigation, 43 patients at a large university hospital were retrospectively identified who had been diagnosed with chronic osteomyelitis at 44 sites...
  10. doi request reprint Outcome after unstable ankle fracture: effect of syndesmotic stabilization
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:7-11. 2010
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Perioperative considerations in geriatric patients with hip fracture: what is the evidence?
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 23:386-94. 2009
    ..The current article reviews the perioperative considerations associated with geriatric hip fractures and takes an evidence-based look at the complex issues involved in managing these patients...
  12. pmc Do successful surgical results after operative treatment of long-bone nonunions correlate with outcomes?
    Kenneth A Egol
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 E 17th Street 1402, New York, NY, 10003, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:2979-85. 2009
    ..Our data suggest improvement in pain scores is seen in all patients after surgery, whereas successful internal fixation leads to improved function...
  13. ncbi request reprint Does fibular plating improve alignment after intramedullary nailing of distal metaphyseal tibia fractures?
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:94-103. 2006
    ..Evaluate whether supplementary fibular fixation helped maintain axial alignment in distal metaphyseal tibia-fibula fractures treated by locked intramedullary nailing...
  14. ncbi request reprint Does obesity influence the outcome after the operative treatment of ankle fractures?
    E J Strauss
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:794-8. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that obese patients should be treated in line with standard procedures, keeping in mind any known associated medical co-morbidities...
  15. doi request reprint Articular cartilage skiving: the concept defined
    R C Takemoto
    Hospital for Joint Diseases, NYU Langone Medical Center, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 36:364-9. 2011
    ..4 mm (range 1-1.8 mm). This study shows that articular skiving can occur with penetration of the subchondral plate of up to 1.8 mm. CT has a greater sensitivity and lower specificity in determining skiving compared to radiographs...
  16. ncbi request reprint The posterior Monteggia lesion with associated ulnohumeral instability
    E J Strauss
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 E 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:84-9. 2006
    ..Those with dislocation had reduced movement of the elbow and had outcome scores indicative of greater disability compared to those without associated dislocation...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effect of screw type on the fixation of depressed fragments in tibial plateau fractures
    H J Cooper
    Musculoskeletal Research Center, Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Bull Hosp Jt Dis 60:72-5. 2001
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  18. doi request reprint The use of retrievable inferior vena cava filters in orthopaedic patients
    E J Strauss
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:662-7. 2008
    ..Although most filters were removed without complications, thereby avoiding the long-term complications that have plagued permanent indwelling filters, a relatively high percentage of filters had to be left in situ...
  19. ncbi request reprint Soft-tissue principles for orthopaedic surgeons
    R D Weisz
    NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Bull Hosp Jt Dis 60:150-4. 2001
    ..Prompt management or consultation of a soft-tissue expert may reduce the morbidity and need for extensive reconstructive procedures...
  20. ncbi request reprint The floating shoulder: clinical and functional results
    K A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases, Jamaica, NY 11418, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 83:1188-94. 2001
    ..Therefore, we cannot universally recommend operative treatment for a double disruption of the superior suspensory shoulder complex. Treatment must be individualized for each patient...
  21. ncbi request reprint The effect of concurrent fibular fracture on the fixation of distal tibia fractures: a laboratory comparison of intramedullary nails with locked plates
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:172-7. 2007
    ..To compare the fixation stability of intramedullary nails to that of locked plates for the treatment of distal metaphyseal tibia and fibula fractures...
  22. ncbi request reprint Predictors of short-term functional outcome following ankle fracture surgery
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, Suite 1402, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:974-9. 2006
    ..In this study, we evaluated predictors of short-term functional outcome following surgical stabilization of ankle fractures...
  23. ncbi request reprint Fracture-dislocation of the elbow functional outcome following treatment with a standardized protocol
    Kenneth A Egol
    New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 65:263-70. 2007
    ..Our approach led to the restoration of elbow joint stability in all patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint Removal of painful orthopaedic implants after fracture union
    Reuven B Minkowitz
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1906-12. 2007
    ..This prospective study evaluated patient outcomes and pain reduction following removal of orthopaedic hardware implanted for fracture fixation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Predictors of mortality after hip fracture: a 10-year prospective study
    Nader Paksima
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Hand and Wrist Surgery, New York University School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 66:111-7. 2008
    ..The increased mortality risk was highest during the first year after hip fracture and returned to the risk of the standard population 3 years postoperatively. Males who are 65 to 84 years had the highest mortality risk...
  26. ncbi request reprint Preoperative assessment of tibial nail length: accuracy using digital radiography
    Monet A France
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, N, USA
    Orthopedics 29:623-7. 2006
    ..Phase 3 of our study presented the most accurate results in length determination of tibial nail length...
  27. doi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of capitellar fractures with headless screws
    David E Ruchelsman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1321-9. 2008
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  28. ncbi request reprint Does a positive ankle stress test indicate the need for operative treatment after lateral malleolus fracture? A preliminary report
    Kenneth J Koval
    Department of Orthopaedics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:449-55. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results using this standardized protocol...
  29. ncbi request reprint A biomechanical comparison of two volar locked plates in a dorsally unstable distal radius fracture model
    Frank Anthony Liporace
    Department of Orthopaedics, Trauma Division, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry, Newark, New Jersey, USA
    J Trauma 61:668-72. 2006
    ..This study compares the biomechanical stability of two volar locked plate systems for fixation of unstable, extra-articular distal radius fractures...
  30. ncbi request reprint Management of distal humeral fractures in the elderly
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, USA
    Injury 38:S10-6. 2007
    ..With the aging of the population and an associated increase in the incidence of distal humeral fractures, the debate over the optimal treatment regime will undoubtedly continue...
  31. doi request reprint Early complications in proximal humerus fractures (OTA Types 11) treated with locked plates
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:159-64. 2008
    ..To examine our incidence of early complications that occur using the Proximal Humeral Internal Locking System (PHILOS) and to determine the contributing factors...
  32. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary nailing of the lower extremity: biomechanics and biology
    Matthew R Bong
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, NC, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 15:97-106. 2007
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Complications of intramedullary Hagie pin fixation for acute midshaft clavicle fractures
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:280-4. 2007
    ..However, there was a 50% incidence of postoperative complications associated with this treatment method. We believe that the complication rate associated with the use of the Hagie pin should preclude the use of this particular implant...
  34. ncbi request reprint The management of ankle fractures in the elderly
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, USA
    Injury 38:S2-9. 2007
    ..Based on the current evidence, the literature appears to support surgical fixation of displaced ankle fractures in the elderly patient population...
  35. ncbi request reprint Are outcomes of bimalleolar fractures poorer than those of lateral malleolar fractures with medial ligamentous injury?
    Nirmal C Tejwani
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 550 First Avenue, NBV 21W 37, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1438-41. 2007
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint The "Z-effect" phenomenon defined: a laboratory study
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Orthop Res 25:1568-73. 2007
    ..Models where the femoral head had a higher compressive strength than that of the femoral neck may simulate fracture patterns with significant medial cortex comminution that are prone to varus collapse...
  37. ncbi request reprint Fixation of diaphyseal fractures with a segmental defect: a biomechanical comparison of locked and conventional plating techniques
    Eric Fulkerson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Trauma 60:830-5. 2006
    ..Locked screw construct variables were the use of unicortical or bicortical screws, and increasing bone to plate distance...
  38. ncbi request reprint The relationship between admission hemoglobin level and outcome after hip fracture
    Konrad I Gruson
    Geriatric Hip Fracture Research Group, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 16:39-44. 2002
    ..To determine the effect of admission hemoglobin level on patient outcome after hip fracture...
  39. ncbi request reprint What's new in hip fractures? Current concepts
    Frank A Liporace
    Orthopaedic Surgery, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 34:66-74. 2005
    ..In this article, we outline some of these developments with respect to femoral neck and intertrochanteric fractures...
  40. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in patients with hip fracture: a greater risk of morbidity and mortality in men
    Yoshimi Endo
    Geriatric Hip Fracture Research Group, Department of Orthopedics, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:29-35. 2005
    ..To determine gender-specific differences in prefracture status and postoperative outcome in elderly hip fracture patients who were ambulatory, community-dwelling, and cognitively intact prior to fracture...
  41. ncbi request reprint Ankle stress test for predicting the need for surgical fixation of isolated fibular fractures
    Kenneth A Egol
    Jamaica Hospital, Jamaica, NY, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:2393-8. 2004
    ....
  42. ncbi request reprint Biomechanics of locked plates and screws
    Kenneth A Egol
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:488-93. 2004
    ..We review basic plate and screw function, discuss the design rationale for the new implants, and examine the biomechanical evidence that supports the use of such implants...
  43. ncbi request reprint Treatment of complex tibial plateau fractures using the less invasive stabilization system plate: clinical experience and a laboratory comparison with double plating
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    J Trauma 57:340-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was: 1) to evaluate the clinical use L.I.S.S plating system for stabilization of bicondylar tibial plateau fractures. 2) To compare the biomechanics of this plating system with a double plate construct...
  44. ncbi request reprint Comparison of a sliding hip screw with a trochanteric lateral support plate to an intramedullary hip screw for fixation of unstable intertrochanteric hip fractures: a cadaver study
    Matthew R Bong
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10003, USA
    J Trauma 56:791-4. 2004
    ..This study compared the fracture stability and screw sliding characteristics of unstable intertrochanteric femur fractures fixed with either an SHS and LSP or an Intramedullary Hip Screw (IMHS)...
  45. ncbi request reprint Lower-extremity function for driving an automobile after operative treatment of ankle fracture
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1185-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine when patients recover the ability to safely operate the brakes of an automobile following operative repair of an ankle fracture...
  46. ncbi request reprint Fixation stability of comminuted humeral shaft fractures: locked intramedullary nailing versus plate fixation
    Andrew L Chen
    Musculoskeletal Research Institute, Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute New York, New York 10033, USA
    J Trauma 53:733-7. 2002
    ..This study compared the fixation stability of two treatments for humeral shaft fractures with segmental bone loss during cyclic, physiologic loading...
  47. ncbi request reprint Split depression tibial plateau fractures: a biomechanical study
    Madhav A Karunakar
    Section of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 16:172-7. 2002
    ..To determine the biomechanical characteristics of four different fixation constructs for split depression fractures of the lateral tibial plateau (OTA classification 41B3.1)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Temporal and geographic variation in hip fracture rates for people aged 65 or older, New York State, 1985-1996
    Rudi Hiebert
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 34:252-5. 2005
    ..Identification of risk factors that can better explain regional rate variation may lead to development of intervention strategies that could significantly reduce the risk for hip fracture among people 65 or older...
  49. ncbi request reprint Staged management of high-energy proximal tibia fractures (OTA types 41): the results of a prospective, standardized protocol
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:448-55; discussion 456. 2005
    ....
  50. ncbi request reprint Periprosthetic fractures after total knee arthroplasties
    Kang Il Kim
    Rothman Institute of Orthopedics at Jefferson, 925 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 446:167-75. 2006
    ..These fractures are treated by distal femoral replacement. Level of Evidence: Therapeutic study, level V (expert opinion). See Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  51. ncbi request reprint Osteogenic protein-1 (bone morphogenic protein-7) combined with various adjuncts in the treatment of humeral diaphyseal nonunions
    Matthew R Bong
    NYU HJD Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases New York, New York, USA
    Bull Hosp Jt Dis 63:20-3. 2005
    ..There were no serious complications and no adverse reactions to the rhOP-I implant. Our study suggests that rhOP-1 may be a safe and effective adjuvant for the treatment of humeral diaphyseal nonunions...
  52. ncbi request reprint Treatment of external fixation pins about the wrist: a prospective, randomized trial
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:349-54. 2006
    ..Pin-track infection remains one of the most troublesome complications of external fixation, in some cases compromising otherwise successful fracture treatment...
  53. ncbi request reprint Stress radiographs after ankle fracture: the effect of ankle position and deltoid ligament status on medial clear space measurements
    Samuel S Park
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:11-8. 2006
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Capitellum fractures: a biomechanical evaluation of three fixation methods
    Stuart J Elkowitz
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 16:503-6. 2002
    ..To determine the relative stability of three fixation methods for displaced capitellum fractures...
  55. ncbi request reprint Operative treatment of tibial fractures in children: are elastic stable intramedullary nails an improvement over external fixation?
    Erik N Kubiak
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 14th Floor, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1761-8. 2005
    ..Both elastic stable intramedullary nails and external fixation can be utilized. We retrospectively reviewed our experience with these two techniques to determine if one is superior to the other...
  56. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of the axillary projection to determine fracture angulation of the proximal humerus
    Jordan A Simon
    Department of Orthopedics, The Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Orthopedics 27:205-7. 2004
    ..A total of nine radiographs were taken for each specimen. The axillary view is not accurate for measurement of proximal humerus angulation at the arm positions commonly encountered in the trauma setting...
  57. doi request reprint The current status of locked plating: the good, the bad, and the ugly
    Eric J Strauss
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 22:479-86. 2008
    ....
  58. doi request reprint Intra-articular block compared with conscious sedation for closed reduction of ankle fracture-dislocations. A prospective randomized trial
    Brian J White
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 550 First Avenue, NBV 21W 37, New York, NY 10016, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:731-4. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that an intra-articular block of the ankle would provide similar analgesia and the ability to reduce the ankle with a lower risk than conscious sedation...
  59. doi request reprint Functional outcome following one-part proximal humeral fractures: a prospective study
    Nirmal C Tejwani
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 17:216-9. 2008
    ..Patients should be counseled and made aware of the decreased range of shoulder motion following this fracture...
  60. pmc The association of race, gender, and comorbidity with mortality and function after hip fracture
    Joan D Penrod
    Geriatric Research, Eeducation, and Clinical Center, James J Peters VA Medical Center, 130 Kingsbridge Road, Bronx, NY 10468, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 63:867-72. 2008
    ..To address this problem, we combined three cohorts of hip fracture patients to produce a sample of 2692 patients followed for 6 months...
  61. ncbi request reprint Thromboprophylaxis after hip fracture: evaluation of 3 pharmacologic agents
    Gerard K Jeong
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:135-40. 2007
    ..8%) in wound hematoma compared with dextran 40 (1.6%) and aspirin (2.4%) (P<.01). The 3 agents were found not to differ with respect to mortality, thromboembolic phenomena, hemorrhagic complications, or wound complications...
  62. ncbi request reprint Subtrochanteric femur fracture below an arthritic hip: Opinion: Open reduction and internal fixation in conjunction with total hip arthroplasty
    Kenneth A Egol
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:60-1. 2005
  63. ncbi request reprint The relation between discharge hemoglobin and outcome after hip fracture
    Hsiu Su
    State University of New York Health Sciences Center, Stony Brook, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 33:576-80. 2004
    ..001). Patients with anemia at the last discharge were not at increased risk for adverse outcomes at 3, 6, or 12 months compared with patients who did not have anemia...
  64. ncbi request reprint Tape blisters that develop after hip fracture surgery: a retrospective series and a review of the literature
    Daniel B Polatsch
    Beth Israel Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 33:452-6. 2004
    ..4%). Patient age, patient sex, number of medical comorbidities, smoking history, nutritional status, and type of surgery were not statistically significantly associated with risk for developing tape blisters...
  65. ncbi request reprint Mismatch of current intramedullary nails with the anterior bow of the femur
    Kenneth A Egol
    Trauma Service, Department of Orthopaedics, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:410-5. 2004
    ..In this study, the curvature of 948 femurs (474 matched pairs) was determined and compared with current intramedullary nails. The correlation of femoral curvature to age, gender, femoral size, and race was also evaluated...
  66. ncbi request reprint Prevention of heterotopic ossification at the elbow following trauma using radiation therapy
    Drew A Stein
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 301 East 17th Street, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Bull Hosp Jt Dis 61:151-4. 2003
    ..A single dose of 700-centigray radiation therapy postoperatively within 72 hours may lessen the functional loss from heterotopic ossification formation without effecting healing at the fracture site...
  67. ncbi request reprint Heterotopic ossification of the quadriceps following distal femoral traction: a report of three cases and a review of the literature
    Lawrence M Specht
    Department of Orthopaedics, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:241-6. 2004
    ..This potential complication should be considered when using a large-diameter Steinmann pin in the distal femur for skeletal traction...
  68. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative instrument repair using an electrocautery pad
    Erik N Kubiak
    Hospital for Joint Disease NYU, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:236-7. 2004
    ..Simple refinishing of these damaged surfaces often resolves these problems. The electrocautery scratch pad can be an excellent means of rapidly refinishing damaged instruments...
  69. ncbi request reprint Detection of indolent infection at the time of revision fracture surgery
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University, Hospital for Joint Diseases, Jamaica, New York, 11418, USA
    J Trauma 52:1198-201. 2002
  70. ncbi request reprint A biomechanical comparison of a dorsal 3.5-mm T-plate and a volar fixed-angle plate in a model of dorsally unstable distal radius fractures
    Frank A Liporace
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 19:187-91. 2005
    ..To compare the biomechanical stability of internal fixation of extra-articular, dorsally unstable distal radius fractures fixed by 1 of 2 methods, either a standard dorsal nonlocked T-plate or a volar locked fixed-angle plate...
  71. ncbi request reprint Hip fracture outcomes in patients with Parkinson's disease
    Jeremy A Idjadi
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 34:341-6. 2005
    ..Rates of postoperative complications, recovery of ambulatory ability within 1 year, and mortality within 1 year did not differ. These findings may guide orthopedic surgeons in counseling patients with PD and a hip fracture...
  72. ncbi request reprint Does a Monteggia variant lesion result in a poor functional outcome?: A retrospective study
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedics, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10016, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 438:233-8. 2005
    ..LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Prognostic study, Level IV (case series). See the Guideline for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  73. ncbi request reprint The history of intramedullary nailing
    Matthew R Bong
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York, New York, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 64:94-7. 2006
  74. ncbi request reprint The evolution of locked plates
    Erik N Kubiak
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10006, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:189-200. 2006
  75. ncbi request reprint Calculation of rotational deformity in pediatric supracondylar humerus fractures
    Eric R Henderson
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Skeletal Radiol 36:229-35. 2007
    ..This study tested a mathematical method of measuring axial plane malrotation in SCHFs based on plain radiographs...
  76. ncbi request reprint Posttraumatic contracture of the elbow: current management issues
    Paul S Issack
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 301 East 17th Street, New York, New York 10003, USA
    Bull Hosp Jt Dis 63:129-36. 2006
    ..A major challenge to care is the management of the young patient with posttraumatic elbow contracture and advanced degenerative changes for which there is currently no reliable long-term surgical treatment...
  77. ncbi request reprint A mechanical evaluation of two fixation methods using cancellous screws for coronal fractures of the lateral condyle of the distal femur (OTA type 33B)
    Gregg J Jarit
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:273-6. 2006
    ..To compare the relative strength and stability of 2 fixation methods for displaced coronal shear fractures of the lateral femoral condyle (Hoffa fractures, OTA Type 33B3)...
  78. ncbi request reprint A comparison of immediate postreduction splinting constructs for controlling initial displacement of fractures of the distal radius: a prospective randomized study of long-arm versus short-arm splinting
    Matthew R Bong
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 31:766-70. 2006
    ..To compare, in a prospective, randomized manner, the sugar tong splint with a short-arm radial gutter splint in terms of patient satisfaction and the ability to maintain reduction of distal radius fractures...
  79. ncbi request reprint Predictive value of preoperative arterial blood gas evaluation for geriatric patients with hip fractures
    Anand Susarla
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 35:74-8. 2006
    ..Therefore, we do not recommend making acquisition of ABG levels a routine part of the preoperative evaluation...
  80. ncbi request reprint Fixation of periprosthetic femoral shaft fractures associated with cemented femoral stems: a biomechanical comparison of locked plating and conventional cable plates
    Eric Fulkerson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:89-93. 2006
    ..To determine which of 2 techniques for the treatment of periprosthetic femoral shaft fractures is of greater stiffness...
  81. ncbi request reprint Early versus late reduction of a physeal fracture in an animal model
    Kenneth A Egol
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Carolinas Medical Center, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 22:208-11. 2002
    ..Delayed reduction showed no evidence of physeal damage, physeal growth disturbance, or radiographic bar formation. Alignment was not improved in delayed reduction versus malreduced fractures...