Steve K Lee

Summary

Affiliation: New York University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Wrist arthrofibrosis
    Steve K Lee
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedics Institute, The New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Hand Clin 22:529-38; abstract vii. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Correlation of malrotation deformity in distal radius fractures with radiographic analysis: cadaveric study
    Steve K Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:228-32. 2010
  3. doi request reprint A biomechanical study of extensor tendon repair methods: introduction to the running-interlocking horizontal mattress extensor tendon repair technique
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:19-23. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Differential strain of the axially loaded scapholunate interosseus ligament
    Steve K Lee
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Laboratory and the Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:245-51. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Submuscular versus subcutaneous anterior ulnar nerve transposition: a rat histologic study
    Steve K Lee
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:1811-4. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The effects of core suture purchase on the biomechanical characteristics of a multistrand locking flexor tendon repair: a cadaveric study
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:1165-71. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of radiographic stress views for scapholunate dynamic instability in a cadaver model
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:1149-57. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Thumb metacarpophalangeal ulnar collateral ligament injuries: a biomechanical simulation study of four static reconstructions
    Steve K Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:1056-60. 2005
  9. doi request reprint Biomechanical study of cross-locked cruciate versus Strickland flexor tendon repair
    Mordechai Vigler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:1826-33. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Repair of flexor digitorum profundus to distal phalanx: a biomechanical evaluation of four techniques
    Steve K Lee
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Service, 535 East 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:1604-9. 2011

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Wrist arthrofibrosis
    Steve K Lee
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedics Institute, The New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Hand Clin 22:529-38; abstract vii. 2006
    ..For Types IIA, B, and D (dorsal, palmar, and combination extrinsic contracture, respectively), both open and arthroscopic methods are described...
  2. doi request reprint Correlation of malrotation deformity in distal radius fractures with radiographic analysis: cadaveric study
    Steve K Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:228-32. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the appearance of distal fragment malrotation on conventional radiographs and to correlate varying degrees of malrotation with the corresponding radiographic findings...
  3. doi request reprint A biomechanical study of extensor tendon repair methods: introduction to the running-interlocking horizontal mattress extensor tendon repair technique
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:19-23. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Differential strain of the axially loaded scapholunate interosseus ligament
    Steve K Lee
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Laboratory and the Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:245-51. 2010
    ..To directly measure strain changes in the scapholunate ligament via magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) when axially loading the wrist in the neutral and extended positions...
  5. doi request reprint Submuscular versus subcutaneous anterior ulnar nerve transposition: a rat histologic study
    Steve K Lee
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:1811-4. 2009
    ..Controversy exists as to which technique yields superior results. The purpose of this study was to examine the histologic differences between the 2 methods in a rat model...
  6. doi request reprint The effects of core suture purchase on the biomechanical characteristics of a multistrand locking flexor tendon repair: a cadaveric study
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:1165-71. 2010
    ..To determine the effects of suture purchase on work of flexion (WOF), 2-mm gap force, and load to failure on the combination cross-locked cruciate-interlocking horizontal mattress (CLC-IHM) flexor tendon repair in zone II...
  7. doi request reprint Comparison of radiographic stress views for scapholunate dynamic instability in a cadaver model
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:1149-57. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare these stress views and determine which view has the greatest utility for demonstrating SL gap radiographically...
  8. ncbi request reprint Thumb metacarpophalangeal ulnar collateral ligament injuries: a biomechanical simulation study of four static reconstructions
    Steve K Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:1056-60. 2005
    ..To determine the optimal tunnel placement positions for tendon graft reconstruction of chronic thumb metacarpophalangeal (MCP) ulnar collateral ligament injuries that would stabilize the joint while maintaining motion...
  9. doi request reprint Biomechanical study of cross-locked cruciate versus Strickland flexor tendon repair
    Mordechai Vigler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:1826-33. 2008
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Repair of flexor digitorum profundus to distal phalanx: a biomechanical evaluation of four techniques
    Steve K Lee
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Service, 535 East 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:1604-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the biomechanical characteristics of an anchor-button (AB) technique, as compared to 3 other techniques...
  11. ncbi request reprint Evaluation and treatment of injuries of the ulnar collateral ligament of the thumb metacarpophalangeal joint
    Michael A Baskies
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:68-74. 2009
    ..A review of the literature regarding the pertinent anatomy, injury mechanism, diagnostic modalities, and treatment options may yield a better understanding for future management...
  12. ncbi request reprint Avulsion injuries of the flexor digitorum profundus tendon
    David E Ruchelsman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 19:152-62. 2011
    ..Treatment alternatives for the chronic avulsion injury remain patient-specific and include nonsurgical management, distal interphalangeal joint arthrodesis, and staged reconstruction...
  13. doi request reprint Current methods and biomechanics of extensor tendon repairs
    Christopher J Dy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hand Clin 29:261-8. 2013
    ..While clinical outcomes have improved with modern repairs and rehabilitation, patients should be advised that a slight extensor lag may persist and full flexion may not be possible despite seemingly successful treatment...
  14. doi request reprint Modern tendon repair techniques
    Steve K Lee
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hand Clin 28:565-70. 2012
    ..This article evaluates modern tendon repair techniques. Early clinical experience using such methods have shown clinical success of improved motion and no known ruptures...
  15. doi request reprint Restoration of pinch in intrinsic muscles of the hand
    Steve K Lee
    Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hand Clin 28:45-51. 2012
    ..Both require use of extension tendon grafts. In cases of joint instability or arthrosis, arthrodesis of the thumb and index finger MP or IP joints, alone or in combination, may be indicated...
  16. doi request reprint Radial collateral ligament injuries of the thumb
    David M Edelstein
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:760-70. 2008
    ..This article reviews the anatomy, physiology, diagnosis, and treatment, including surgical technique, for RCL injuries of the thumb...
  17. ncbi request reprint Perilunate dislocations
    George Kardashian
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 69:87-96. 2011
    ..This review explores the anatomy, pathoanatomy, and biomechanics, as well as the diagnoses and different treatment options for perilunate wrist injuries available to date and their complications and outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Fixation of tendon grafts for collateral ligament reconstructions: a cadaveric biomechanical study
    Steve K Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:1051-5. 2005
    ..To compare the biomechanical properties of 4 methods of fixation of tendon grafts to bone as used for ligament reconstructions...
  19. ncbi request reprint Management of the distal radioulnar joint in rheumatoid arthritis
    Steve K Lee
    Hand and Upper Extremity Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Hand Clin 21:577-89. 2005
    ..For either procedure, if there is evidence of pre-existing radiocarpal instability, partial or total wrist arthrodesis or arthroplasty should bea concomitant procedure...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparative biomechanic performances of locked cruciate four-strand flexor tendon repairs in an ex vivo porcine model
    Alexander Croog
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:225-32. 2007
    ..To investigate the effects of 3 different locking configurations on repair strength when used in a cruciate four-strand repair...
  21. doi request reprint Ulnar variance: correlation of plain radiographs, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging with anatomic dissection
    Daniel K Laino
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:90-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to correlate ulnar variance measurements on plain radiographs, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and anatomic dissection...
  22. ncbi request reprint Failed surgery for ulnar nerve compression at the elbow
    David E Ruchelsman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Hand Clin 23:359-71, vi-vii. 2007
    ..Although the techniques available for revision decompression of the ulnar nerve at the elbow are similar to those used in the primary setting, the results after repeat surgical intervention are less predictable...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effect of anterior versus posterior in situ decompression on ulnar nerve subluxation
    Patricia A Hsu
    Division of Hand Surgery, Orthopedics Department, Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Denver, CO 80205, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 42:262-6. 2013
    ..05). Ulnar nerve subluxation was significantly lower with posterior release, compared with anterior release for limited and complete in situ decompression. ..
  24. doi request reprint Nerve transfers for the upper extremity: new horizons in nerve reconstruction
    Steve K Lee
    Hospital for Special Surgery and Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 20:506-17. 2012
    ..A thorough diagnostic workup and intraoperative assessment help guide the surgeon in their use. Nerve transfers have made a positive impact on the outcomes of nerve surgery and are essential tools in complex nerve reconstruction...
  25. ncbi request reprint Snowboard wrist guards--use, efficacy, and design. A systematic review
    Suezie Kim
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 69:149-57. 2011
    ..There is no consensus as to what type or design of wrist guard is the most effective and which wrist guards are available for use by the consumer...
  26. ncbi request reprint Arthroscopic reduction-association of the scapholunate
    Alberto J Aviles
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Arthroscopy 23:105.e1-5. 2007
    ..Arthroscopy facilitates anatomic reduction of the joint, as well as the critically important, precise placement of the cannulated HBS screw, by use of 3 portals rather than the traditional 2-incision approach...
  27. doi request reprint Preoperative donor nerve electromyography as a predictor of nerve transfer outcomes
    Joseph J Schreiber
    Center for Brachial Plexus and Traumatic Nerve Injury, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York
    J Hand Surg Am 39:42-9. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that health of the donor nerve and corresponding muscle, as assessed by electromyography (EMG), could predict the outcome of nerve transfer surgery...
  28. ncbi request reprint Carpal fractures excluding the scaphoid
    Mordechai Vigler
    Hand Surgery Service, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Hand Clin 22:501-16; abstract vii. 2006
    ..This article organizes current knowledge of these potentially difficult fractures, with a table of diagnosis and treatment guidelines...
  29. ncbi request reprint Release of the transverse carpal ligament alone is associated with elevated pressure beneath the distal volar forearm fascia in a cadaver model of carpal tunnel syndrome
    Kenneth R Means
    Curtis National Hand Center, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1533-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine whether release of the distal volar forearm fascia (DVFF) is necessary at the time of median nerve decompression for carpal tunnel syndrome...