Lew C Schon

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint An analysis of iatrogenic complications from the total contact cast
    Gregory P Guyton
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, 3333 North Calvert Street 400, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:903-7. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical tip: stabilization of the proximal Ludloff osteotomy
    Lew C Schon
    Department of Orthopaedics Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:579-81. 2005
  3. pmc Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion and posterior lumbar interbody fusion utilizing BMP-2 in treatment of degenerative spondylolisthesis: neither safe nor cost effective
    Bradley Moatz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland
    Surg Neurol Int 4:S67-73. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of distal clavicle excision with acromioclavicular joint reconstruction
    Andrew B Beaver
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, MD 21218, USA
    Am J Sports Med 41:1684-8. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Video incident analysis of concussions in boys' high school lacrosse
    Andrew E Lincoln
    MedStar Union Memorial Orthopaedics, 3333 North Calvert Street, Suite 400, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Am J Sports Med 41:756-61. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Coat-hanger ache in orthostatic hypotension
    Ramesh K Khurana
    Department of Medicine, Union Memorial Hospital, 201 East University Parkway, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Cephalalgia 32:731-7. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Effectiveness of the women's lacrosse protective eyewear mandate in the reduction of eye injuries
    Andrew E Lincoln
    MedStar Sports Medicine Research Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:611-4. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint An augmented fixation method for distal fibular fractures in elderly patients: a biomechanical evaluation
    Warren R Dunn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 25:128-31. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Resolution of giant cell myocarditis after extended ventricular assistance
    Shaker M Eid
    Department of Medicine, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:138-41. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Survival after in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Robert P Ferguson
    Department of Medicine, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    South Med J 101:1007-11. 2008

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Publications75

  1. ncbi request reprint An analysis of iatrogenic complications from the total contact cast
    Gregory P Guyton
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, 3333 North Calvert Street 400, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:903-7. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Clinical tip: stabilization of the proximal Ludloff osteotomy
    Lew C Schon
    Department of Orthopaedics Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:579-81. 2005
  3. pmc Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion and posterior lumbar interbody fusion utilizing BMP-2 in treatment of degenerative spondylolisthesis: neither safe nor cost effective
    Bradley Moatz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland
    Surg Neurol Int 4:S67-73. 2013
    ..Despite these excellent outcomes, some argue that the addition of interbody fusion supplemented with bone morphogenetic protein (BMP) enhances the value of this procedure...
  4. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of distal clavicle excision with acromioclavicular joint reconstruction
    Andrew B Beaver
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, MD 21218, USA
    Am J Sports Med 41:1684-8. 2013
    ..Acromioclavicular (AC) joint separation is a common injury, usually affecting young adults. Controversy exists regarding whether to excise the distal clavicle when surgical intervention is required...
  5. doi request reprint Video incident analysis of concussions in boys' high school lacrosse
    Andrew E Lincoln
    MedStar Union Memorial Orthopaedics, 3333 North Calvert Street, Suite 400, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Am J Sports Med 41:756-61. 2013
    ..A thorough understanding of injury mechanisms and game situations associated with concussions in boys' high school lacrosse is necessary to target injury prevention efforts...
  6. doi request reprint Coat-hanger ache in orthostatic hypotension
    Ramesh K Khurana
    Department of Medicine, Union Memorial Hospital, 201 East University Parkway, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Cephalalgia 32:731-7. 2012
    ..This study compared the frequency and clinical aspects of CHA in the same group of OH patients during daily activities versus during HUT...
  7. doi request reprint Effectiveness of the women's lacrosse protective eyewear mandate in the reduction of eye injuries
    Andrew E Lincoln
    MedStar Sports Medicine Research Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Sports Med 40:611-4. 2012
    ..In an effort to minimize the risk of catastrophic eye injury, US Lacrosse initiated mandatory use of protective eyewear in women's lacrosse in the 2004-2005 season...
  8. ncbi request reprint An augmented fixation method for distal fibular fractures in elderly patients: a biomechanical evaluation
    Warren R Dunn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 25:128-31. 2004
    ..04 +/- 0.06 mm and 0.10 +/- 0.04 mm, respectively. All differences were statistically significant...
  9. doi request reprint Resolution of giant cell myocarditis after extended ventricular assistance
    Shaker M Eid
    Department of Medicine, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 133:138-41. 2009
    ..She received a heart transplant 12 months later and had extensive fibrosis but no evidence of active GCM in the heart explant. The role of extended BiVAD support in patients with GCM should be further investigated...
  10. doi request reprint Survival after in-hospital cardiopulmonary resuscitation
    Robert P Ferguson
    Department of Medicine, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    South Med J 101:1007-11. 2008
    ..This study evaluates whether the duration of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and other variables affect discharge rates and survival rates after discharge...
  11. ncbi request reprint Head, face, and eye injuries in scholastic and collegiate lacrosse: a 4-year prospective study
    Andrew E Lincoln
    MedStar Research Institute, Hyattsville, MD, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:207-15. 2007
    ..Risks and mechanisms of head, face, and eye injuries in high school and college lacrosse are not well documented...
  12. ncbi request reprint Peroneal nerve branching suggests compression palsy in the deformities of Charcot-Marie Tooth disease
    Gregory P Guyton
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 451:167-70. 2006
    ..2 +/- 1.4 mm. These discrete pathways to the individual motor units in the anterolateral leg were consistent with the possible implication of chronic pressure palsy in the patterns of atrophy in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease...
  13. doi request reprint Assessment of the foot and ankle in elite athletes
    Lew C Schon
    Department of Orthopaedics, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Sports Med Arthrosc 17:82-6. 2009
    ..This comprehensive process is essential to accurate assessment...
  14. ncbi request reprint Acute and recurrent patellar instability in the young athlete
    Richard Y Hinton
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, The Johnston Professional Building, 400, 3333 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 34:385-96. 2003
    ..There is growing interest in exchanging the myriad of nonanatomic extensor mechanism reconstructions for more anatomic procedures based on restitution of the MPFL...
  15. doi request reprint Impact of standardized palliative care order set on end-of-life care in a community teaching hospital
    Kathryn A Walker
    Department of Medicine, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    J Palliat Med 14:281-6. 2011
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  16. ncbi request reprint Clinical tip: Late medial ankle pain as indicator of syndesmotic instability
    Stuart D Miller
    Union Memorial Hospital, Orthopaedics, 3333 N Calvert Street, Suite 400, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:746-7. 2006
  17. doi request reprint Trends in concussion incidence in high school sports: a prospective 11-year study
    Andrew E Lincoln
    Sports Medicine Research Center, MedStar Health Research Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:958-63. 2011
    ..Understanding the risk and trends of sports-related concussion among 12 scholastic sports may contribute to concussion detection, treatment, and prevention...
  18. ncbi request reprint The treatment and functional outcome of type IV coronal shear fractures of the distal humerus: a retrospective review of five cases
    Emmanouil Stamatis
    General Army Hospital, Athens, Greece
    J Orthop Trauma 17:279-84. 2003
    ..To present the treatment method and outcome of 5 cases of type IV coronal shear fractures of the distal end of the humerus...
  19. doi request reprint Impact of writing "comfort measures only" orders in a community teaching hospital
    Kathryn A Walker
    Department of Medicine, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    J Palliat Med 13:241-5. 2010
    ..We compared end-of-life care for patients with and without orders for "comfort measures only" (CMO) and evaluated whether standards for palliative medicine were met...
  20. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary rod fixation compared with blade-plate-and-screw fixation for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis: a biomechanical investigation
    Christopher P Chiodo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, 3333 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:2425-8. 2003
    ..The purpose of the current investigation was to compare the stiffness and fatigue endurance of blade-plate-and-screw fixation with intramedullary rod fixation in a cadaveric model...
  21. doi request reprint Blade plate compared with locking plate for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis: a cadaver study
    Marc D Chodos
    Department of Orthopaedics, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:219-24. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that a locking plate would be stronger than a blade plate for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis under dorsiflexion and torsional loading...
  22. ncbi request reprint Rigidity comparison of locking plate and intramedullary fixation for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis
    Patrick J O'Neill
    C O Lyn Camire, Department of Orthopaedics, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:581-6. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that the locking plate with a TTC augmentation screw would provide structural rigidity comparable to that of the intramedullary (IM) nail with a TTC augmentation screw during dorsiflexion testing...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lateral column calcaneal lengthening, flexor digitorum longus transfer, and opening wedge medial cuneiform osteotomy for flexible flatfoot: a biomechanical study
    Ross A Benthien
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:70-7. 2007
    ..The combined use of a lateral column lengthening and medial cuneiform osteotomy in a reproducible cadaver flatfoot model was evaluated...
  24. doi request reprint Crossed screws versus dorsomedial locking plate with compression screw for first metatarsocuneiform arthrodesis: a cadaver study
    Florian Gruber
    Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:927-30. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that a dorsomedial locking plate with adjunct screw compression would provide superior rigidity compared to crossed screws for first metatarsocuneiform (MTC) arthrodesis...
  25. ncbi request reprint Mechanical comparison of cyclic loading in five different first metatarsal shaft osteotomies
    Jorge I Acevedo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:711-6. 2002
    ..005) than all other osteotomies except the Ludloff. In part II, there was no significant difference in fatigue endurance between the proximal chevron and Ludloff osteotomies...
  26. ncbi request reprint Calcaneocuboid distraction arthrodesis and first metatarsocuneiform arthrodesis for correction of acquired flatfoot deformity in a cadaver model
    Kevin J Logel
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:435-40. 2007
    ..We evaluated radiographic and pressure changes in a severe flatfoot model with lateral column lengthening and investigated the effect of an added first metatarsocuneiform arthrodesis...
  27. doi request reprint Radiographic and pedobarographic comparison of femoral head allograft versus block plate with dorsal opening wedge medial cuneiform osteotomy: a biomechanical study
    Alan C League
    Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:922-6. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that there would be no difference in radiographic and pressure findings using the Cotton osteotomy with bone graft or an opening wedge block plate...
  28. ncbi request reprint Screw fixation compared to H-locking plate fixation for first metatarsocuneiform arthrodesis: a biomechanical study
    David A Cohen
    Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:984-9. 2005
    ..Improved plating systems using locking designs are now available, but no studies have yet compared this construct with other methods. We compared load to failure with a locking plate design versus standard crossed-screw fixation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Correction of moderate and severe acquired flexible flatfoot with medializing calcaneal osteotomy and flexor digitorum longus transfer
    Anand M Vora
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1726-34. 2006
    ..We also hypothesized that use of an additional procedure would further correct the flatfoot...
  30. ncbi request reprint Periarticular locking plate vs intramedullary nail for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis: a biomechanical investigation
    Blake L Ohlson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, 3333 N Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 40:78-83. 2011
    ..No correlation was found between bone mineral density and construct deformation for either group. A humeral locking plate may be a viable alternative to an IM nail for tibiotalocalcaneal fixation in cases not amenable to IM nailing...
  31. ncbi request reprint Fixation of calcaneal avulsion fractures using screws with and without suture anchors: a biomechanical investigation
    Gabriel E Khazen
    Department of Orthopaedics, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:1183-6. 2007
    ..This study compared the strength to failure of lag screws compared to lag screw fixation augmented with suture anchors in these fractures...
  32. ncbi request reprint Plantar and calcaneocuboid joint pressure after isolated medial column fusion versus medial and lateral column fusion: a biomechanical study
    Joshua P Nadaud
    Union Memorial Hospital, Orthopaedic Surgery, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 32:1069-74. 2011
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  33. ncbi request reprint Plantar-to-dorsal compared to dorsal-to-plantar screw fixation for proximal chevron osteotomy: a biomechanical analysis
    Krishn M Sharma
    Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:854-8. 2005
    ....
  34. doi request reprint Transarticular versus extraarticular ankle pin fixation: a biomechanical study
    Alan C League
    Union Memorial Hospital, Orthopaedic Surgery, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:62-5. 2008
    ..An extraarticular technique could help avoid these problems. We compared stiffness under minimal dorsiflexion loading with transarticular versus extraarticular fixation...
  35. ncbi request reprint Implantable direct-current bone stimulators in high-risk and revision foot and ankle surgery: a retrospective analysis with outcome assessment
    Johnny T C Lau
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:354-7. 2007
    ..Use of a bone stimulator in patients with diabetes may be problematic, but the device did not have any adverse effects in other high-risk patients...
  36. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of screw-augmented intramedullary fixation for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis
    Brent G Parks
    Department of Othopaedics, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 2118, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:804-9. 2007
    ..This study compared intramedullary (IM) fixation for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis with and without a tibiotalocalcaneal augmentation screw...
  37. ncbi request reprint Biomechanical investigation of optimal fixation of isolated talonavicular joint fusion
    Jonathan F Rosenfeld
    Biomechanics Lab, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 34:445-8. 2005
    ..Use of 2 talonavicular screws and no subtalar screw or 1 talonavicular screw plus 1 subtalar screw decreased the motion, as compared with use of 1 talonavicular screw and no subtalar screw...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effect of tibiotalar joint arthrodesis on adjacent tarsal joint pressure in a cadaver model
    Hong Geun Jung
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA, and Konkuk University Hospital, Seoul, Korea
    Foot Ankle Int 28:103-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the changes of pressure in the talonavicular, subtalar, and calcaneocuboid joints before and after rigid tibiotalar joint immobilization and at different levels of tibiopedal dorsiflexion...
  39. doi request reprint Xenograft scaffold full-wrap reinforcement of Krackow achilles tendon repair
    Jacob M Wisbeck
    Department of Orthopaedics, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Orthopedics 35:e331-4. 2012
    ..7±174.0 vs 479.5±65.5 N; P<.01). Biological factors remain to be investigated, but this augmentation method could provide additional strength in patients who are compromised or those with reruptures...
  40. ncbi request reprint Anterior distal tibia plafondplasty for exposure of the talar dome
    Paul G Peters
    Union Memorial Hospital, Orthopaedic Surgery, C O Lyn Camire, 3333 North Calvert Street, 400, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:231-5. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that limited anterior distal tibial plafondplasty would allow access to most of the talar surface. We compared talar access with soft tissue exposure versus plafondplasty...
  41. ncbi request reprint The peroneal groove deepening procedure: a biomechanical study of pressure reduction
    Craig I Title
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, 3333 North Calvert Street 400, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:442-8. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to identify pressure changes throughout the peroneal groove after a groove deepening procedure. We hypothesized that pressures would decrease...
  42. doi request reprint Flexor hallucis longus tendon transfer in treatment of Achilles tendinosis
    Lew C Schon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Orthopaedics, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:54-60. 2013
    ..In patients with Achilles tendinosis, Achilles tendon debridement can be supplemented with flexor hallucis longus tendon transfer. Outcomes have not been studied prospectively in older, sedentary, and overweight patients...
  43. ncbi request reprint Topography of the distal tibial nerve and its branches
    David B Lumsden
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 24:696-700. 2003
    ..9 cm (range, 10-24 cm) proximal to the MMC axis. Preliminary application of these data has facilitated surgical dissection and afforded an understanding of how tibial nerve trunk pathology correlates with clinical manifestations...
  44. pmc Accuracy of posterior subtalar joint injection without fluoroscopy
    Kevin L Kirk
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:2856-60. 2008
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  45. ncbi request reprint Clinical results with the Ludloff osteotomy for correction of adult hallux valgus
    Christopher P Chiodo
    Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 25:532-6. 2004
    ..The Ludloff osteotomy may, therefore, have a lower incidence of dorsal malunion and transfer metatarsalgia than other proximal first metatarsal osteotomies, such as the crescentic or chevron...
  46. ncbi request reprint Spectrum of operative treatments and clinical outcomes for atraumatic osteoarthritis of the tarsometatarsal joints
    Hong Geun Jung
    Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:482-9. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify subtypes of atraumatic osteoarthritis of the tarsometatarsal joints based on accompanying foot deformities and to determine whether concurrent procedures done for each subtype were effective...
  47. ncbi request reprint Arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint: a biomechanical study comparing memory compression staples, cannulated screws, and a dorsal plate
    Steven K Neufeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:97-101. 2002
    ..Compression staples have an advantage in their ease of insertion and theoretical continuous compressive force across an arthrodesis site, but should be supplemented with a cast or other external immobilization until union is achieved...
  48. ncbi request reprint Risk to neurovascular structures using posterolateral percutaneous ankle screw placement: a cadaver study
    John J Keeling
    Department of Orthopaedics, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:614-6. 2007
    ..The objective of this cadaver study was to identify the risks to local neurovascular structures using standard operative practices for percutaneous guide pin placement...
  49. doi request reprint Computed tomography analysis of third webspace injections for interdigital neuroma
    W Chad Hembree
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 34:575-8. 2013
    ..Injection for interdigital neuroma (IDN) may not selectively target the common digital nerve. We investigated the anatomical localization and extent of extravasation with injection for IDN...
  50. ncbi request reprint Treatment of stage II posterior tibial tendon deficiency with flexor digitorum longus tendon transfer and calcaneal osteotomy
    Mark S Myerson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 25:445-50. 2004
    ....
  51. doi request reprint Persistent or recurrent interdigital neuromas
    Samuel B Adams
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Foot and Ankle Service, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 16:317-25. 2011
    ..Conservative therapy, although not particularly effective in treating true recurrent neuromas, may help to alleviate pain. With proper isolation of the instigating neuroma, revision surgical excision can be effective...
  52. ncbi request reprint Benefits of early prosthetic management of transtibial amputees: a prospective clinical study of a prefabricated prosthesis
    Lew C Schon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:509-14. 2002
    ..This was a significant difference. IPOP patients also had significantly fewer postoperative complications and shorter times to custom prosthesis than did controls...
  53. ncbi request reprint Subtalar arthroereisis: a new exploration of an old concept
    Lew C Schon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 3333 North Calvert Street, Suite 400, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore 21218, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 12:329-39, vii. 2007
    ..This article reviews the limited existing literature and describes the author's personal experience testing subtalar arthroereisis in the laboratory and using the implant clinically for correction of adult flexible flatfoot...
  54. ncbi request reprint A biomechanical study of two postoperative prostheses for transtibial amputees: a custom-molded and a prefabricated adjustable pneumatic prosthesis
    Henry R Boucher
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:452-6. 2002
    ..Only the mean medial strain measurement after cyclic loading was statistically significant. The results demonstrate that the pneumatic prosthesis places less strain across the wound than a rigid prosthesis...
  55. ncbi request reprint Two modifications of the Weil osteotomy: analysis on sawbone models
    Eyal A Melamed
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:400-5. 2002
    ..4+/-1.7 mm) and mild plantar displacement of the head (3.5+/-0.8 mm). Bone wedge excision resulted in moderate shortening (7.8+/-0.9 mm) and essentially no plantar displacement of the head (0.8+/-1.4 mm)...
  56. ncbi request reprint Surgical strategies: Ludloff first metatarsal osteotomy
    Su Young Bae
    Union Memorial Orthopaedics, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:137-44. 2007
  57. doi request reprint Interdigital neuralgia
    Paul G Peters
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Foot and Ankle Service, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 16:305-15. 2011
    ..Satisfactory results are common but not certain with reports of excellent or good ranging from 51% to 93%...
  58. ncbi request reprint Pedobarographic and musculoskeletal examination of collegiate dancers in relevé
    Lew C Schon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:641-6. 2002
    ..This analysis provides a baseline for future assessment of normal or abnormal dance maneuvers...
  59. doi request reprint Stem cell-bearing suture improves Achilles tendon healing in a rat model
    Samuel B Adams
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 35:293-9. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether use of a stem cell-bearing suture improves Achilles tendon healing in a rat model...
  60. ncbi request reprint Revision peripheral nerve surgery
    Anand M Vora
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, The Johnston Professional Building, 400, 3333 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 9:305-18. 2004
    ..With an increasing understanding of the pain-generating mechanisms and the appropriate application of surgical interventions, quality of life and function continues to be improved in patients who have otherwise significant disability...
  61. ncbi request reprint Deep burial of resected nerve in bone: a simple technique
    Eyal A Melamed
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:952-3. 2002
  62. ncbi request reprint Arthrodesis of the fourth and fifth tarsometatarsal joints of the midfoot
    Steven M Raikin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 24:584-90. 2003
    ..4/10 to 2.2/10), overall pain scores improved (5.1/10 to 1.3/10), pain scores in the arthritic subgroup decreased (8.2/10 to 2.4/10), and the modified overall AOFAS midfoot score improved (35/100 to 78/100)...
  63. ncbi request reprint Effect of bupivacaine on cultured tenocytes
    Michael B Scherb
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Orthopedics 32:26. 2009
    ..Tenocyte proliferation and extracellular matrix component production were significantly lower (P<or=.05) at >or=1 time points up to 6 days in bupivacaine-treated groups as compared with controls...
  64. ncbi request reprint The acquired midtarsus deformity classification system--interobserver reliability and intraobserver reproducibility
    Lew C Schon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:30-6. 2002
    ..It can therefore be used as a tool for diagnosis, planning treatment, and assessing the prognosis...
  65. pmc Interleukins 4 and 13 modulate gene expression and promote proliferation of primary human tenocytes
    Jean Paul Courneya
    Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine and Baltimore VA Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Fibrogenesis Tissue Repair 3:9. 2010
    ..If true, local use of these cytokines might be used to facilitate tendon repair in patients with tendinopathies or used for tendon tissue-engineering approaches to facilitate tenocyte growth on scaffolds in culture...
  66. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic flexor hallucis longus decompression: a cadaver study
    John J Keeling
    Department of Othopaedics, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:810-4. 2007
    ..This cadaver study investigated the utility of performing an all-endoscopic flexor hallucis longus (FHL) decompression...
  67. ncbi request reprint Current concepts review: orthopaedic aspects of Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
    Gregory P Guyton
    Union Memorial Hospital, 3333 N Calvert Street, 400, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:1003-10. 2006
  68. ncbi request reprint Plantar pressures in the forefoot after lateral column lengthening: a cadaver study comparing the Evans osteotomy and calcaneocuboid fusion
    Tudor R Tien
    Department of Orthopedics, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD
    Foot Ankle Int 26:520-5. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate whether there is a difference between the Evans opening wedge calcaneal osteotomy (Evans) and the calcaneocuboid distraction arthrodesis (CCDA) with respect to lateral forefoot loading...
  69. doi request reprint Lateral and medial plantar pressures after split versus whole anterior tibialis tendon transfer
    Christopher P Henderson
    Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:1038-41. 2008
    ..We used a spastic model to test the hypothesis that overcorrection would not occur with whole tendon transfer...
  70. ncbi request reprint TightRope versus fiber mesh tape augmentation of acromioclavicular joint reconstruction: a biomechanical study
    Chad C Zooker
    Union Memorial Orthopaedics, 3333 North Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Am J Sports Med 38:1204-8. 2010
    ..Augmentation methods such as tape cerclage have been described. A new method of augmentation with the Arthrex TightRope is available...
  71. ncbi request reprint Comparison of plate and screw fixation and screw fixation alone in a comminuted talar neck fracture model
    Mark D Charlson
    Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21211, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:340-3. 2006
    ....
  72. ncbi request reprint Supplementary axial Kirschner wire fixation for crescentic and Ludloff proximal metatarsal osteotomies: a biomechanical study
    Hung Geun Jung
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Dankook University Medical Center, Cheonan, South Korea
    Foot Ankle Int 26:620-6. 2005
    ..This study evaluated the mechanical benefit of adding two supplementary Kirschner wires to the crescentic and Ludloff osteotomies...
  73. ncbi request reprint What's new in foot and ankle surgery
    Gregory P Guyton
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:576-82. 2003
  74. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Foot Function Index:: A report of the AOFAS Outcomes Committee
    Julie Agel
    University of Washington, Orthopaedics, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:962-7. 2005
    ....
  75. ncbi request reprint The diabetic foot: basic mechanisms of disease
    Gregory P Guyton
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA
    Instr Course Lect 51:169-81. 2002
    ..The greatest potential for future clinical advance lies in understanding and simultaneously addressing the many synergistic factors that cause both ulceration and neuroarthropathy...