Michael A Mont

Summary

Affiliation: Sinai Hospital of Baltimore
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Modern metal-on-metal hip resurfacing: important observations from the first ten years
    Michael A Mont
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:3-11. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes of cementless primary THA for osteonecrosis in HIV-infected patients
    Kimona Issa
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21215 E mail address for M A Mont
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1845-50. 2013
  3. pmc Reduced re-infection rates with postoperative oral antibiotics after two-stage revision hip arthroplasty
    Aaron J Johnson
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:123. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Single-use instrumentation, cutting blocks, and trials decrease contamination during total knee arthroplasty: a prospective comparison of navigated and nonnavigated cases
    Michael A Mont
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Knee Surg 26:285-90. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Chlorhexidine reduces infections in knee arthroplasty
    Aaron J Johnson
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Knee Surg 26:213-8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of 2 polyethlene inserts for a new cruciate-retaining total knee arthroplasty prosthesis
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Orthopedics 36:33-5. 2013
  7. pmc Use of a static progressive stretch orthosis to treat post-traumatic ankle stiffness
    Christopher R Costa
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:348. 2012
  8. pmc Risk of dislocation using large- vs. small-diameter femoral heads in total hip arthroplasty
    Johannes F Plate
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1070, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:553. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Total knee arthroplasty in patients 40 years and younger
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Knee Surg 25:65-9. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Detection of total hip prostheses at airport security checkpoints: how has heightened security affected patients?
    Aaron J Johnson
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:e44. 2012

Detail Information

Publications144 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi request reprint Modern metal-on-metal hip resurfacing: important observations from the first ten years
    Michael A Mont
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:3-11. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Outcomes of cementless primary THA for osteonecrosis in HIV-infected patients
    Kimona Issa
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21215 E mail address for M A Mont
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1845-50. 2013
    ..We report on the clinical and radiographic outcomes of primary total hip arthroplasty (THA) in nonhemophilic, HIV-infected patients as compared with the outcomes in a cohort of osteonecrosis patients who did not have this disease...
  3. pmc Reduced re-infection rates with postoperative oral antibiotics after two-stage revision hip arthroplasty
    Aaron J Johnson
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:123. 2013
    ..We therefore asked: (1) Did the use of postoperative oral antibiotics reduce reinfection rates after 2-staged revision of THA? And (2) how did this compare with the infection rate after aseptic revision procedures?..
  4. ncbi request reprint Single-use instrumentation, cutting blocks, and trials decrease contamination during total knee arthroplasty: a prospective comparison of navigated and nonnavigated cases
    Michael A Mont
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Knee Surg 26:285-90. 2013
    ..The authors believe that the use of single-use instruments, cutting guides, and trial implants for total knee arthroplasty will play an increasing role in decreasing operating room contamination and potential deep infections. ..
  5. ncbi request reprint Chlorhexidine reduces infections in knee arthroplasty
    Aaron J Johnson
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Knee Surg 26:213-8. 2013
    ..2%). On the basis of the results of this study, a preadmission chlorhexidine protocol seems to be an effective method to prevent surgical site infections in total knee arthroplasty procedures. ..
  6. doi request reprint Comparison of 2 polyethlene inserts for a new cruciate-retaining total knee arthroplasty prosthesis
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Orthopedics 36:33-5. 2013
    ..The cruciate-retaining design had a greater than 99% survivorship, although further study is needed to make assessments regarding long-term functional results and outcomes...
  7. pmc Use of a static progressive stretch orthosis to treat post-traumatic ankle stiffness
    Christopher R Costa
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:348. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate a static progressive stretch orthosis for the treatment of chronic ankle stiffness...
  8. pmc Risk of dislocation using large- vs. small-diameter femoral heads in total hip arthroplasty
    Johannes F Plate
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1070, USA
    BMC Res Notes 5:553. 2012
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Total knee arthroplasty in patients 40 years and younger
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Knee Surg 25:65-9. 2012
    ..The survival rate in the study cohort was 97%. For the young patient who is not a candidate for other types of joint preserving procedures, in the senior authors' experience total knee arthroplasties have performed well...
  10. ncbi request reprint Detection of total hip prostheses at airport security checkpoints: how has heightened security affected patients?
    Aaron J Johnson
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:e44. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the experiences of patients who had hip prostheses and who passed through airport security screenings...
  11. ncbi request reprint Knee arthroplasties have similar results in high- and low-activity patients
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 460:165-73. 2007
    ..While we await long-term results, these results suggest that low- to moderate-impact sports activities had no effect on the clinical and/or radiographic outcomes of total knee arthroplasties at mid-term followup...
  12. doi request reprint The natural history of untreated asymptomatic osteonecrosis of the femoral head: a systematic literature review
    Michael A Mont
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:2165-70. 2010
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Perceptions concerning hip resurfacing from attendees at the Second Annual U.S. Comprehensive Course on Total Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institue for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:102-7. 2009
    ..The course led to a substantial increase in knowledge concerning resurfacing as evaluated from pre- and post-tests. The perceptions concerning indications, patient selection, and beliefs of the course attendees are reported...
  14. pmc Botulinum toxin type A injections for the management of muscle tightness following total hip arthroplasty: a case series
    Anil Bhave
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore Maryland, USA
    J Orthop Surg Res 4:34. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  15. ncbi request reprint Metal-on-metal total hip resurfacing arthroplasty in the presence of extra-articular deformities or implants
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:45-51. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate a series of patients who had extra-articular deformities of the proximal aspect of the femur and/or retained hardware and who were managed with a resurfacing hip prosthesis...
  16. pmc Does commitment to rehabilitation influence clinical outcome of total hip resurfacing arthroplasty?
    David R Marker
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Orthop Surg Res 5:20. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether compliance and rehabilitative efforts were predictors of early clinical outcome of total hip resurfacing arthroplasty...
  17. doi request reprint Anatomic and physiologic rationale for various technologies for primary total hip arthroplasty
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 6:169-86. 2009
    ..This article presents the current scientific evidence and imparts an unbiased view of the use of various technologies to provide individualized solutions for patients who have anatomic or physiologic variations...
  18. pmc Resurfacing is comparable to total hip arthroplasty at short-term follow-up
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:66-71. 2009
    ..The early outcomes of resurfacing are comparable to those of conventional THA...
  19. pmc Mid-term results and factors affecting outcome of a metal-backed unicompartmental knee design: a case series
    Thorsten M Seyler
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, 21215, USA
    J Orthop Surg Res 4:39. 2009
    ..abstract:..
  20. ncbi request reprint Resurfacing versus conventional total hip arthroplasty - review of comparative clinical and basic science studies
    David R Marker
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:120-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the state of the research that directly compares the outcomes of conventional total hip arthroplasty procedures with the current generation of metal-on-metal resurfacing hip arthroplasties...
  21. ncbi request reprint Functional problems and arthrofibrosis following total knee arthroplasty
    Thorsten M Seyler
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:59-69. 2007
  22. ncbi request reprint Resurfacing matched to standard total hip arthroplasty by preoperative activity levels - a comparison of postoperative outcomes
    Michael G Zywiel
    RubinInstitute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:116-9. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that, when controlling for preoperative activity levels, in addition to relevant clinical and demographic factors, resurfacing provides similar results to conventional hip arthroplasty...
  23. pmc Short-term wear evaluation of thin acetabular liners on 36-mm femoral heads
    Aaron J Johnson
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:624-9. 2014
    ..It is not known to what degree this concern should apply to more wear-resistant polyethylene components...
  24. doi request reprint Early failure of a unicompartmental knee arthroplasty design with an all-polyethylene tibial component
    Cesar L Saenz
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, United States
    Knee 17:53-6. 2010
    ..Further modifications in the design, indications, or technique may be necessary to improve outcomes of this unicompartmental knee arthroplasty system...
  25. ncbi request reprint Cementation of a polyethylene liner into a metal shell
    Ronald E Delanois
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Arthroplasty 22:732-7. 2007
    ..Based on this study, cementation of a mechanically modified liner did not affect wear in this study, which simulated 3 years of activity...
  26. pmc Surface replacement is comparable to primary total hip arthroplasty
    Mike S McGrath
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:94-100. 2009
    ..Thirty-eight of 39 stems were well-aligned and appeared osseointegrated. When a resurfaced hip fails, conversion to conventional THA has similar early clinical and radiographic outcomes to primary conventional THA...
  27. pmc Patellofemoral arthroplasty: a multi-centre study with minimum 2-year follow-up
    Wayne B Leadbetter
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 W Belvedere Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Int Orthop 33:1597-601. 2009
    ..Symptomatic isolated patellofemoral arthritis was successfully treated with a patellofemoral arthroplasty in the short term. We are encouraged by these excellent early results and await longer follow-up...
  28. ncbi request reprint Reduced dislocation rates and excellent functional outcomes with large-diameter femoral heads
    D Alex Stroh
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Arthroplasty 28:1415-20. 2013
    ..The authors believe that large-diameter components significantly reduced the risk of dislocation in susceptible patients, while preserving good to excellent functional outcomes. ..
  29. ncbi request reprint Results of a tapered proximally-coated primary cementless stem for revision hip surgery
    Harpal S Khanuja
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Arthroplasty 29:225-8. 2014
    ..The authors believe that in type I or II femoral defects, the use of this specific cementless stem may be beneficial in the setting of a revision total hip arthroplasty...
  30. doi request reprint Evaluation of patient satisfaction with physical therapy following primary THA
    Kimona Issa
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital, 2401 W Belvedere Ave, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Orthopedics 36:e538-42. 2013
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Total knee arthroplasty in obese patients: a comparison with a matched control group
    Jared R H Foran
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Good Samaritan Hospital, Arthritis Division of The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Arthroplasty 19:817-24. 2004
    ..This may occur because of increasing stress at the bone-prosthesis interface, whereas increased activity levels in the nonobese patients may adversely affect the longevity of the polyethylene insert...
  32. doi request reprint Does obesity affect the outcomes of primary total knee arthroplasty?
    Kimona Issa
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Knee Surg 26:89-94. 2013
    ..Although the authors encourage all patients to lose weight as much as possible prior to their TKA, it is encouraging that obese patients had achieved excellent clinical outcomes at early to mid-term follow-up...
  33. ncbi request reprint Reconstructive knee surgery literature as a tool for the orthopaedic in-training examination
    Siraj A Sayeed
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 69:168-72. 2011
    ..The present study assessed the character of the knee reconstruction questions tested and which literature resources may be recommended for residents preparing for this examination...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effect of changing indications and techniques on total hip resurfacing
    Michael A Mont
    The Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 465:63-70. 2007
    ..The data suggest patients should be carefully selected and technique optimized to reduce complications. Long-term followup is required to see if these promising results will be maintained...
  35. pmc Do modern techniques improve core decompression outcomes for hip osteonecrosis?
    David R Marker
    Rubin Institute of Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:1093-103. 2008
    ..Our study confirms core decompression is a safe and effective procedure for treating early stage femoral head osteonecrosis...
  36. doi request reprint Restoring range of motion via stress relaxation and static progressive stretch in posttraumatic elbow contractures
    Slif D Ulrich
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 19:196-201. 2010
    ..Loss of range of motion after injury or surgery of the elbow is a common complication. We hypothesized that an orthosis that used progressive stretch and stress relaxation principles would improve elbow range of motion...
  37. pmc Nonvascularized bone grafting defers joint arthroplasty in hip osteonecrosis
    Thorsten M Seyler
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:1125-32. 2008
    ..With the addition of ancillary growth factors, these procedures effectively reduce donor site morbidity and may defer joint arthroplasty in selected patients...
  38. ncbi request reprint Radiographic fit and fill analysis of a new second-generation proximally coated cementless stem compared to its predicate design
    Kimona Issa
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Arthroplasty 29:192-8. 2014
    ..6% vs. 85.3%) and distal sections (88.1% vs. 78.6%) compared to the older design. The new second-generation stem design had a significantly better canal fit and distal canal fill in the medial and lateral portions. ..
  39. ncbi request reprint Hip osteonecrosis: does prior hip surgery alter outcomes compared to an initial primary total hip arthroplasty?
    Kimona Issa
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Arthroplasty 29:162-6. 2014
    ..Higher revision rates were associated with patients who were in the high-risk group. The authors believe that hip joint preserving procedures may not adversely affect the outcomes of later THA in patients with osteonecrosis. ..
  40. ncbi request reprint Single-use cutting blocks and trials lower costs in primary total knee arthroplasty
    Michael A Mont
    Sinai Hospital of Baltimore Baltimore, MD, USA
    Surg Technol Int 22:331-5. 2012
    ..00-330.00 per instrument case due to a 10-24-minute time savings during tray rewrapping. This study has positive financial implications for patients, hospitals, institutions, and third-party carriers...
  41. pmc The outcomes of hip resurfacing compared to standard primary total hip arthroplasty in Men
    Kimona Issa
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21215, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 14:161. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the clinical and radiographic outcomes of hip resurfacing patients and compare them to standard primary total hip arthroplasty procedures performed during the same period of time...
  42. doi request reprint Excellent results of primary THA using a highly porous titanium cup
    Qais Naziri
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Orthopedics 36:e390-4. 2013
    ..Longer follow-up study is needed and assessment of the results of using this implant in the revision setting is important...
  43. pmc Total hip arthroplasties: what are the reasons for revision?
    Slif D Ulrich
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Int Orthop 32:597-604. 2008
    ..The success of hip arthroplasty is likely to be compromized if technical aspects of the surgery for appropriate component positioning and critical protocols to minimise complications such as infection are not given the proper attention...
  44. ncbi request reprint Botulinum toxin type A injections for the management of flexion contractures following total knee arthroplasty
    Thorsten M Seyler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:231-8. 2008
    ..Based on these results, botulinum toxin type A should be considered as a potential treatment modality, especially in difficult-to-treat cases of knee flexion contracture that are recalcitrant to standard therapy...
  45. ncbi request reprint Small-diameter percutaneous decompression for osteonecrosis of the shoulder
    Kevin L Harreld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:348-54. 2009
    ..5 years. This outpatient, percutaneous perforations technique appears to be a low-morbidity method for relieving symptoms and deferring shoulder arthroplasty in patients with symptomatic osteonecrosis of the humeral head...
  46. doi request reprint Hip arthroplasty
    Robert Pivec
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Lancet 380:1768-77. 2012
    ..With the recall of some metal-on-metal bearings, new bearing surfaces have to be monitored carefully before they can be assumed to be better than traditional bearings...
  47. pmc Minimizing dynamic knee spacer complications in infected revision arthroplasty
    Aaron J Johnson
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:220-7. 2012
    ..However, because of several dynamic spacer problems noted at our institution, we wanted to assess their associated failures, reinfection rates, and functionality...
  48. ncbi request reprint Early outcomes of sequentially cross-linked thin polyethylene liners with large diameter femoral heads in total hip arthroplasty
    Siraj A Sayeed
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement at Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 69:S90-4. 2011
    ..8 millimeters. Outcomes were compared to a similar cohort of patients who were treated with total hip arthroplasty during the same time period and utilizing the same polyethylene thickness of 5.8 millimeters or greater...
  49. ncbi request reprint Use of metal-on-metal total hip resurfacing for the treatment of osteonecrosis of the femoral head
    Michael A Mont
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:90-7. 2006
    ..In addition, this group was compared with a matched group of patients who were diagnosed as having osteoarthritis...
  50. ncbi request reprint Focused rehabilitation treatment of poorly functioning total knee arthroplasties
    Slif D Ulrich
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 464:138-45. 2007
    ..Our results suggest focused physical therapy may help patients with difficult functional problems after TKA. LEVEL OF EVIDENCE: Level IV, therapeutic study. See the Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
  51. ncbi request reprint Bicruciate-retaining total knee arthroplasty: a review
    Jeffrey J Cherian
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Knee Surg 27:199-205. 2014
    ..In this review, we will describe the history, kinematics, clinical outcomes, concerns, and future outlook of bicruciate-retaining arthroplasty. ..
  52. ncbi request reprint Excellent early outcomes of the first 100 cruciate-retaining TriathlonTM total knee arthroplasties
    Qais Naziri
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 23:17-21. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the outcomes of the first 100 consecutive patients who underwent a cruciate-retaining TKA...
  53. pmc Bariatric orthopaedics: total knee arthroplasty in super-obese patients (BMI > 50 kg/m2). Survivorship and complications
    Qais Naziri
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD, 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:3523-30. 2013
    ....
  54. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of chlorhexidine cloths on healthcare costs due to surgical site infections following total knee arthroplasty
    Bhaveen H Kapadia
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Arthroplasty 28:1061-5. 2013
    ..18 billion. This epidemiologic evaluation of using chlorhexidine prior to undergoing total knee arthroplasty has demonstrated the potential to decrease healthcare costs primarily by decreasing the incidence of surgical site infections. ..
  55. doi request reprint Preoperative chlorhexidine preparation and the incidence of surgical site infections after hip arthroplasty
    Aaron J Johnson
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Arthroplasty 25:98-102. 2010
    ..Based on the results of this study, at-home preoperative patient skin preparation appears to be a simple and cost-effective method to reduce periprosthetic hip infection rates...
  56. doi request reprint Joint-preserving surgical treatment of spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee
    Nyagon G Duany
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Howard University Hospital, 2041 Georgia Avenue, Northwest, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 130:11-6. 2010
    ..This report presents an overview of the characteristics of SPONK and reports our experience with joint-preserving surgical treatment of this condition...
  57. doi request reprint Shoulder resurfacing
    Derrick L Burgess
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Howard University Hospital, Washington, DC 20060, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1228-38. 2009
    ..Resurfacing appears to be a viable option for shoulder replacement, especially in young patients...
  58. doi request reprint Infection prevention methodologies for lower extremity total joint arthroplasty
    Bhaveen H Kapadia
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 10:215-24. 2013
    ....
  59. pmc Advance pre-operative chlorhexidine reduces the incidence of surgical site infections in knee arthroplasty
    Michael G Zywiel
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Int Orthop 35:1001-6. 2011
    ....
  60. doi request reprint Osteonecrosis of the knee: a review of three disorders
    Michael G Zywiel
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 40:193-211. 2009
    ..A thorough understanding of these conditions and their distinguishing features is critical to selecting the best treatment option for an individual patient...
  61. doi request reprint Evaluation of static progressive stretch for the treatment of wrist stiffness
    Mike S McGrath
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:1498-504. 2008
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Total hip resurfacing in patients who are sixty years of age or older
    Mike S McGrath
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:27-31. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to compare the clinical and radiographic outcomes after hip resurfacing in two cohorts of patients: those who were sixty years of age or older, and those who were younger than sixty years of age...
  63. pmc Survival of hard-on-hard bearings in total hip arthroplasty: a systematic review
    Michael G Zywiel
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, The Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:1536-46. 2011
    ..However, there may be different survival rates based on bearing materials, manufacturing technologies, and femoral component designs. Additionally, survival rate variability may be based on study design...
  64. pmc Evaluation of a custom device for the treatment of flexion contractures after total knee arthroplasty
    Mike S McGrath
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1485-92. 2009
    ..The custom knee device may be a useful adjunct to a physical therapy regimen for knee flexion contractures after total knee arthroplasty...
  65. ncbi request reprint Literature recommended as study aids for the hip reconstruction section of the orthopaedic in-training examination
    David R Marker
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 40:E88-91. 2011
    ..When preparing an educational program, however, one should be aware that clinical journals may not reflect the OITE in terms of proportion of basic science and biomechanics articles...
  66. ncbi request reprint New treatment approaches for osteonecrosis of the femoral head: an overview
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Instr Course Lect 56:197-212. 2007
    ..It is important to review new treatment opportunities that are currently available or on the horizon...
  67. ncbi request reprint Higher revision and complication rates following total hip arthroplasty in patients with inflammatory bowel disease
    Bhaveen H Kapadia
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Arthroplasty 29:596-600. 2014
    ..These results indicate that patients with IBD had an overall higher revision and complication rate...
  68. doi request reprint Preoperative blood management strategies for total knee arthroplasty
    Bhaveen H Kapadia
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Knee Surg 26:373-7. 2013
    ..However, more studies are necessary to evaluate combination protocols, as well as the cost-effectiveness and safety of these practices as part of routine preoperative blood management for total knee arthroplasty. ..
  69. ncbi request reprint New technologies in knee arthroplasty
    Qais Naziri
    Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, MD, USA
    Surg Technol Int 22:272-84. 2012
    ..Further study is required to identify which patients are most appropriate for each new technology...
  70. ncbi request reprint Functional problems and treatment solutions after total hip arthroplasty
    Anil Bhave
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Arthroplasty 22:116-24. 2007
    ..7 of 10 possible points. These results suggest that various assessments and 3-dimensional gait studies are valuable tools in identifying problems after THA and help direct customized rehabilitation modalities...
  71. doi request reprint Increased revision rates after total knee arthroplasty in patients who smoke
    Bhaveen H Kapadia
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Arthroplasty 27:1690-1695.e1. 2012
    ..Total knee arthroplasty in smokers has a higher risk of negative clinical outcomes compared with nonsmokers...
  72. ncbi request reprint TKA results are not compromised by previous arthroscopic procedures
    Kimona Issa
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Knee Surg 25:161-4. 2012
    ..Radiographic analysis did not find any differences between the two groups. In conclusion, the authors did not find that earlier arthroscopic procedures negatively affected the outcome of TKA...
  73. doi request reprint Results of total hip arthroplasty in patients who have rapidly progressive hip disease: a systematic review of the literature
    Robert Pivec
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 9:257-62. 2012
    ..The underlying disease process does not appear to compromise implant longevity...
  74. doi request reprint Use of cementless, tapered femoral stems in patients who have a mean age of 20 years
    Christopher R Costa
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement at the Rubin Institute for Advanced, Orthopedics, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Arthroplasty 27:497-502. 2012
    ..Younger patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty with newer component designs and materials may have similar excellent outcomes to older patients...
  75. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of erythrocyte sedimentation rate and C-reactive protein level in determining periprosthetic hip infections
    Christopher R Costa
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Sinai Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 41:160-5. 2012
    ..ESR and CRP level are useful in the diagnosis of periprosthetic hip infections. Ordering these tests concurrently reduces the chance of false-negative results...
  76. pmc Hip resurfacing in patients who have osteonecrosis and are 25 years or under
    Siraj A Sayeed
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:1582-8. 2011
    ..Resurfacing may be an option because of potentially increased functionality and decreased radiographic failure, although neither has been confirmed in the literature...
  77. doi request reprint Atraumatic osteonecrosis of the distal radius and ulna: case series and review
    D Alex Stroh
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:134-41. 2012
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  78. doi request reprint Gram stains have limited application in the diagnosis of infected total knee arthroplasty
    Michael G Zywiel
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Int J Infect Dis 15:e702-5. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of Gram stains performed from surgical site samples by comparing their results to the final diagnosis of infection...
  79. pmc Are abductor muscle quality and previous revision surgery predictors of constrained liner failure in hip arthroplasty?
    Michael G Zywiel
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Int Orthop 35:797-802. 2011
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  80. pmc Does functional improvement following TKA correlate to increased sports activity?
    David R Marker
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Iowa Orthop J 29:11-6. 2009
    ..With more than 52% of TKA patients reporting increased activity scores, further studies are needed to assess longer-term effects of activity levels on the durability of these prostheses...
  81. ncbi request reprint Cementing polyethylene liners into non-modular acetabular components in revision total hip arthroplasty
    Harpal S Khanuja
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong) 18:184-8. 2010
    ..To review mid-term results after replacing the polyethylene liner in a well-fixed acetabular shell...
  82. ncbi request reprint Use of constrained acetabular liners in total hip arthroplasty
    Gracia Etienne
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Orthopedics 28:463-9; quiz 470-1. 2005
    ..In addition to the described commercially available liners, several manufacturers will provide customized components on request...
  83. ncbi request reprint Surgical treatment and customized rehabilitation for stiff knee arthroplasties
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 446:193-200. 2006
    ..The authors think treatment of these difficult knees should be aimed at soft tissue operative releases supplemented by an intensive rehabilitation protocol...
  84. ncbi request reprint Bone scanning of limited value for diagnosis of symptomatic oligofocal and multifocal osteonecrosis
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Rheumatol 35:1629-34. 2008
    ..We evaluated the sensitivity of bone scanning relative to magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in the diagnosis of osteonecrosis...
  85. doi request reprint Techniques for managing anatomic variations in primary total knee arthroplasty
    Mike S McGrath
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 6:75-93. 2009
    ..Recommendations for each circumstance were presented based upon the available scientific evidence...
  86. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive lateral approach to total knee arthroplasty
    Thorsten M Seyler
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Arthroplasty 22:21-6. 2007
    ..Thus, further refinements are needed to increase clinical success and allow this technique for general use...
  87. ncbi request reprint Uncemented total hip arthroplasty in young adults with osteonecrosis of the femoral head: a comparative study
    Michael A Mont
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:104-9. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the clinical and radiographic results of uncemented total hip arthroplasty in young adults with osteonecrosis of the femoral head and compared these results to those seen in young adults with osteoarthritis...
  88. pmc Should gram stains have a role in diagnosing hip arthroplasty infections?
    Aaron J Johnson
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:2387-91. 2010
    ..Despite this, many institutions including that of the senior author continue to perform Gram stains during revision total hip arthroplasty...
  89. pmc Are component positioning and prosthesis size associated with hip resurfacing failure?
    David R Marker
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:227. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess whether implant positioning changed with surgeon experience and whether positioning and component sizing were associated with implant longevity...
  90. doi request reprint Scientific evidence for the use of modern unicompartmental knee arthroplasty
    Uma I Maduekwe
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 7:219-39. 2010
    ..The authors will also describe some potential modifications that might affect the use of these components in the future, including minimally invasive procedures and robotics, and how these devices may change over the next 5 years...
  91. ncbi request reprint Outcomes-based evaluations supporting computer-assisted surgery and minimally invasive surgery for total hip arthroplasty
    Slif D Ulrich
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 4:873-83. 2007
    ..Long-term outcomes of both techniques will need to be investigated...
  92. doi request reprint Results of total knee replacement for isolated patellofemoral arthritis: when not to perform a patellofemoral arthroplasty
    Ronald E Delanois
    Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 39:381-8, vii. 2008
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  93. ncbi request reprint Femoral neck fractures after metal-on-metal total hip resurfacing: a prospective cohort study
    David R Marker
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Arthroplasty 22:66-71. 2007
    ..These findings suggest the need for careful patient selection and surgical technique, especially for surgeons during the early learning curve for this technically difficult surgery...
  94. doi request reprint Surgical implants and technologies for cartilage repair and preservation of the knee
    D Alex Stroh
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 8:339-56. 2011
    ..This article analyzes existing and developing non-implant- and graft-based technologies for the repair or restoration of the articular cartilage of the knee based on a review of the published literature...
  95. ncbi request reprint Scientific evidence supporting computer-assisted surgery and minimally invasive surgery for total knee arthroplasty
    Slif D Ulrich
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    Expert Rev Med Devices 4:497-505. 2007
    ..Both technologies have led manufacturers to invest more effort into newer prosthetic instrumentations and designs to facilitate these techniques...
  96. ncbi request reprint Core decompression and nonvascularized bone grafting for the treatment of early stage osteonecrosis of the femoral head
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopaedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Instr Course Lect 56:213-20. 2007
    ..In the future, these procedures may be used with various other biologic adjunctive growth and differentiation factors, which may lead to higher rates of successful treatment...
  97. ncbi request reprint Gait analysis of patients with resurfacing hip arthroplasty compared with hip osteoarthritis and standard total hip arthroplasty
    Michael A Mont
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Reconstruction, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Arthroplasty 22:100-8. 2007
    ..This study showed more normal hip kinematics and functionality in resurfacing hip arthroplasty, which may be due to the large femoral head...
  98. doi request reprint Educational resources for the Orthopedic In-Training Examination
    Dawn M Laporte
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, USA
    J Surg Educ 67:135-8. 2010
    ..However, many residents are unsure of which resources are the most useful. This study assessed what educational resources residents consider to be most useful and how the top performers prepare for the examination...
  99. doi request reprint Peroneal nerve dysfunction after total knee arthroplasty: characterization and treatment
    Michael G Zywiel
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Arthroplasty 26:379-85. 2011
    ..Orthopedic surgeons should be aware of peroneal nerve dysfunction as a possible cause of unsatisfactory rehabilitation and/or persistent atypical lateral leg pain after total knee arthroplasty...
  100. doi request reprint Bicondylar spontaneous osteonecrosis of the knee: A case report
    Michael G Zywiel
    Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, 2401 West Belvedere Avenue, Baltimore, Maryland 21215, United States
    Knee 17:167-71. 2010
    ....
  101. ncbi request reprint Incidence and cost of intraoperative waste of hip and knee arthroplasty implants
    Michael G Zywiel
    Center for Joint Preservation and Replacement, Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics, Sinai Hospital of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD 21215, USA
    J Arthroplasty 25:558-62. 2010
    ....