James H Lubowitz

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Affiliation: Taos Orthopaedic Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Current concepts in clinical research: web-based, automated, arthroscopic surgery prospective database registry
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 28:425-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial comparing all-inside anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction technique with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with a full tibial tunnel
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 29:1195-200. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Technique for creating the anterior cruciate ligament femoral socket: optimizing femoral footprint anatomic restoration using outside-in drilling
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico, USA
    Arthroscopy 29:522-8. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint No-tunnel anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: the transtibial all-inside technique
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:900.e1-11. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Randomize, then consent: a strategy for improving patient acceptance of participation in randomized controlled trials
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute, 1219 A Gusdorf Rd, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:1007-8. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Current concepts review: comprehensive physical examination for instability of the knee
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, 1219 A Gusdorf Road, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Am J Sports Med 36:577-94. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Return to activity after knee arthroscopy
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico, USA
    Arthroscopy 24:58-61.e4. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Complications in the treatment of medial and lateral sided injuries of the knee joint
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Sports Med Arthrosc 14:51-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Interference screw technique for arthroscopic reduction and internal fixation of compression fractures of the tibial plateau
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:1359.e1-3. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The relationship between the outcome of studies of autologous chondrocyte implantation and the presence of commercial funding
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute, 1219 A Gusdorf Rd, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:1809-16. 2007

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Publications62

  1. doi request reprint Current concepts in clinical research: web-based, automated, arthroscopic surgery prospective database registry
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 28:425-8. 2012
    ..The goal is to develop evidence-based data to determine the best methods for treating patients...
  2. doi request reprint Randomized controlled trial comparing all-inside anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction technique with anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction with a full tibial tunnel
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 29:1195-200. 2013
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to compare the clinical effectiveness of full-tunnel anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstructive surgery with all-inside ACL reconstruction...
  3. doi request reprint Technique for creating the anterior cruciate ligament femoral socket: optimizing femoral footprint anatomic restoration using outside-in drilling
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico, USA
    Arthroscopy 29:522-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate and optimize anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) femoral outside-in drilling technique with a goal of anatomic restoration of the footprint morphologic length, width, area, and angular orientation...
  4. ncbi request reprint No-tunnel anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: the transtibial all-inside technique
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:900.e1-11. 2006
    ..Additionally, because this technique minimizes skin incisions and eliminates open bone tunnels, patients may experience decreased pain, more rapid return to function, and improved cosmesis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Randomize, then consent: a strategy for improving patient acceptance of participation in randomized controlled trials
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute, 1219 A Gusdorf Rd, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:1007-8. 2006
    ..However, randomization before consent may represent a compromise promoting both better quality consent and increased patient willingness to participate in randomized controlled trials...
  6. doi request reprint Current concepts review: comprehensive physical examination for instability of the knee
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, 1219 A Gusdorf Road, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Am J Sports Med 36:577-94. 2008
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Return to activity after knee arthroscopy
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico, USA
    Arthroscopy 24:58-61.e4. 2008
    ..Although knee arthroscopy is described as minimally invasive, return to activity has been poorly quantitated. Our purpose is to test the hypothesis that most patients return to unrestricted activity within 4 weeks after knee arthroscopy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Complications in the treatment of medial and lateral sided injuries of the knee joint
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Sports Med Arthrosc 14:51-5. 2006
    ..Greater understanding of complications of medial and lateral knee ligament injuries may result in improved clinical outcomes...
  9. ncbi request reprint Interference screw technique for arthroscopic reduction and internal fixation of compression fractures of the tibial plateau
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:1359.e1-3. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint The relationship between the outcome of studies of autologous chondrocyte implantation and the presence of commercial funding
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute, 1219 A Gusdorf Rd, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Am J Sports Med 35:1809-16. 2007
    ..The purpose of this analysis is to compare outcomes (and levels of evidence) between published ACI outcome studies that were commercially funded and studies that were not commercially funded...
  11. doi request reprint Anteromedial portal technique for the anterior cruciate ligament femoral socket: pitfalls and solutions
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 25:95-101. 2009
    ..The purpose of this technical note is to describe tips and pearls for surgeons contemplating the transition to the AM portal technique for the ACL femoral socket...
  12. doi request reprint All-inside ACL: retroconstruction controversies
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, 1219 A Gusdorf Rd, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Sports Med Arthrosc 18:20-6. 2010
    ..In the future, all-inside anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction techniques should become more simple and reproducible, and clinical outcomes must be analyzed with long-term follow-up...
  13. ncbi request reprint Thermal modification of the lax anterior cruciate ligament using radiofrequency: efficacy or catastrophe?
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, 1219A Gusdorf Road, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 13:432-6. 2005
    ..However, with regard to thermal shrinkage of a lax anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) or ACL graft, indications and techniques, rehabilitation and outcomes require review. Such is the purpose of this article...
  14. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of the most common orthopaedic surgery procedures: knee arthroscopy and knee anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 27:1317-22. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the cost-effectiveness of knee arthroscopy and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction...
  15. doi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament femoral tunnel length: cadaveric analysis comparing anteromedial portal versus outside-in technique
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 26:1357-62. 2010
    ..The purpose was to measure anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) femoral tunnel lengths comparing anteromedial (AM) portal and outside-in techniques...
  16. doi request reprint A 3.5-mm-diameter anterior cruciate ligament tibial retrograde socket drilling pin is more accurate than a 2.4-mm-diameter pin
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 27:666-71. 2011
    ..4-mm drill-tipped guide pin. A secondary purpose was to evaluate surgeon precision in identifying the true (anatomic) center of the ACL tibial footprint using arthroscopic visualization...
  17. doi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament tibial guide pin accuracy and surgical precision: comparing 3.0-mm and 2.4-mm guide pins
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 26:500-5. 2010
    ..4-mm drill-tipped guide pin. A secondary purpose was to evaluate surgeon precision in identifying the true (anatomic) center of the ACL tibial footprint using arthroscopic visualization...
  18. ncbi request reprint Part I: Arthroscopic management of tibial plateau fractures
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 20:1063-70. 2004
    ..Published outcome studies of ARIF of tibial plateau fractures describe results that appear to equal outcomes of open reduction and internal fixation, but these studies suffer from susceptibility bias...
  19. ncbi request reprint Arthroscopic visualization of the posterior compartments of the knee
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 20:675-80. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study is to test the hypothesis that the efficacy of routine arthroscopic evaluation of the posterior compartments of the knee outweighs the morbidity or inefficiency...
  20. doi request reprint All-inside anterior cruciate ligament graft-link technique: second-generation, no-incision anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 27:717-27. 2011
    ..With this method, graft tension can be increased even after graft fixation. The technique may be modified for double-bundle ACL reconstruction...
  21. ncbi request reprint Meniscus allograft transplantation: a current concepts review
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, New Mexico, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:476-92. 2007
    ..Future research must address the issue of optimal timing of the procedure and whether meniscal transplantation results in demonstrable long-term benefits, especially with regard to protection of articular cartilage...
  22. doi request reprint Operative versus nonoperative treatment of anterior cruciate ligament rupture in patients aged 40 years or older: an expected-value decision analysis
    Khemarin Seng
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 24:914-20. 2008
    ..Our purpose was to determine the optimal treatment of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) rupture in patients aged 40 years or older...
  23. ncbi request reprint The superior-medial shoulder arthroscopy portal is safe
    Shane K Woolf
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 23:247-50. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the safety of the SM arthroscopic shoulder portal. We hypothesize that the SM shoulder arthroscopic portal is safe...
  24. ncbi request reprint Part II: arthroscopic treatment of tibial plateau fractures: intercondylar eminence avulsion fractures
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 21:86-92. 2005
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Do anterior cruciate ligament allograft culture results correlate with clinical infections?
    Joseph M Centeno
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 23:1100-3. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to test the hypothesis that ACL allograft cultures correlate with clinical infections...
  26. ncbi request reprint Arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: the learning curve
    Dan Guttmann
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 21:394-400. 2005
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Outcome of single-bundle versus double-bundle reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament: a meta-analysis
    Richard B Meredick
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, NM 87571, USA
    Am J Sports Med 36:1414-21. 2008
    ..The authors investigated outcomes of single-bundle versus double-bundle ACL reconstruction...
  28. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive surgery-total knee arthroplasty
    John B Reid
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 20:884-9. 2004
    ..The purpose of this article is to describe the MIS-TKA technique...
  29. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging of the postoperative meniscus
    Kennan Vance
    Taos Orthopaedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 87571, USA
    Arthroscopy 25:522-30. 2009
    ..Future improvements in MRI sequencing may obviate the need for invasive modalities...
  30. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive surgery in total knee arthroplasty: the learning curve
    James H Lubowitz
    Taos Orthopedic Institute Research Foundation, Taos, NM, USA
    Orthopedics 30:80-2. 2007
    ..The learning curve for minimally invasive TKA approximates 10 patients, and decreases as surgical experience is gained...
  31. ncbi request reprint What, if any, are the indications for arthroscopic debridement of the osteoarthritic knee?
    Michael J Stuart
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:238-9. 2006
    ..sub-group of patients with knee arthritis that can be significantly helped with appropriate arthroscopic surgery."..
  32. doi request reprint Ex vivo comparison of mechanical versus thermal chondroplasty: assessment of tissue effect at the surgical endpoint
    Marie L Lotto
    Endoscopy Division, Smith and Nephew, Andover, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthroscopy 24:410-5. 2008
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Determination of factors influencing tissue effect of thermal chondroplasty: an ex vivo investigation
    Mathew E Mitchell
    Smith and Nephew Endoscopy, Andover, Massachusetts, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:351-5. 2006
    ..We hypothesized the relative importance of these factors would be (from most to least important) power, passes, speed, force, and design...
  34. ncbi request reprint Understanding evidence-based arthroscopy
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 20:1-3. 2004
  35. ncbi request reprint Measuring arthroscopic outcome
    James J Irrgang
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arthroscopy 24:718-22. 2008
    ..Finally, the evidence for reliability, validity and responsiveness should be specific to the disease and/or population of interest...
  36. doi request reprint Don't know much biology: redux
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 24:127-9. 2008
  37. ncbi request reprint Publication bias
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 22:1031-2. 2006
  38. ncbi request reprint Glenohumeral thermal capsulorrhaphy is not recommended--shoulder chondrolysis requires additional research
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 23:687. 2007
  39. ncbi request reprint A controlled trial of arthroscopic surgery for osteoarthritis of the knee
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 18:950-1. 2002
  40. ncbi request reprint Clinically relevant articles of high levels of evidence are required to change surgical practice
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 23:803. 2007
  41. doi request reprint Summertime Blues: ACL rupture, rotator cuff tear, and meniscus tear seem epidemic
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 24:741-2. 2008
  42. ncbi request reprint The fixation strength of six hamstring tendon graft fixation devices in anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: parts I and II
    James H Lubowitz
    Am J Sports Med 31:811; author reply 811-2. 2003
  43. ncbi request reprint Video informed consent improves knee arthroscopy patient comprehension
    Michael J Rossi
    Wenatchee Valley Clinic, Wenatchee, Washington, USA
    Arthroscopy 21:739-43. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the hypothesis that video informed consent improves knee arthroscopy patient comprehension and satisfaction compared with traditional verbal informed consent...
  44. ncbi request reprint Osteochondral lesions of the talus: randomized controlled trial comparing chondroplasty, microfracture, and osteochondral autograft transplantation
    Alberto Gobbi
    Orthopaedic Arthroscopic Surgery International, Milan, Italy
    Arthroscopy 22:1085-92. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare outcomes of chondroplasty versus microfracture versus osteochondral autologous transplantation (OAT) in patients with osteochondral lesions of the talus (OLT)...
  45. ncbi request reprint The skier's knee
    Michael J Rossi
    Sun Valley Sports Medicine, Ketchum, Idaho, USA
    Arthroscopy 19:75-84. 2003
    ..A greater understanding of the epidemiology and mechanisms of knee injuries in skiers may aid arthroscopic clinicians and related researchers treating or investigating knee injuries in both skiers and in other athletes...
  46. doi request reprint Extra! Extra! Read all about it: the features-shoulder stiffness, humerus greater tuberosity fractures, and hip arthroscopy
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 24:857-8. 2008
  47. doi request reprint Diagnosis, safety, efficacy: hip and shoulder arthroscopy
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 24:973. 2008
  48. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of the International Knee Documentation Committee Subjective Knee Form
    Michael J Rossi
    Am J Sports Med 30:152. 2002
  49. ncbi request reprint Patient care, professionalism, and relations with industry
    Richard Brand
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:67-8. 2008
  50. ncbi request reprint Arthroscopy and antibiotics
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 23:1-3. 2007
  51. ncbi request reprint Good time for a bad shoulder
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 23:917-8. 2007
  52. ncbi request reprint Continuous infusion of a local anesthetic versus interscalene block for postoperative pain control after arthroscopic shoulder surgery
    Darby Webb
    Boise Orthopedic Clinic, Boise, Idaho, USA
    Arthroscopy 23:1006-11. 2007
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint An ex vivo thermal chondroplasty model: the association of a char-like layer and underlying cell death
    Marie L Lotto
    Comparative Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, Department of Medical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Arthroscopy 22:1159-62. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the relation between the char-like layer observed during radiofrequency energy (RFE) treatment of cartilage and the depth of underlying cell death...
  54. ncbi request reprint Medical literature ahead: proceed with caution
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 23:1255-6. 2007
  55. doi request reprint Patient care, professionalism, and relations with industry
    Gary G Poehling
    Arthroscopy 24:4-6. 2008
  56. pmc Editorial from journal editors: patient care, professionalism and relations with industry
    Richard A Brand
    Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 1600 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:517-9. 2008
  57. ncbi request reprint Patient care, professionalism, and relations with industry
    Richard Brand
    Orthopedics 31:11-2. 2008
  58. ncbi request reprint Do basic science articles have clinical relevance?
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 24:249-50. 2008
  59. doi request reprint Patient care, professionalism and relations with industry
    Roy Sanders
    J Orthop Trauma 22:79-80. 2008
  60. doi request reprint Supermarket hip is no april fooling
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 24:375. 2008
  61. ncbi request reprint Shoulder instability: surgical versus nonsurgical treatment
    James H Lubowitz
    Arthroscopy 23:117. 2007
  62. doi request reprint Randomization procedures in orthopaedic trials
    Pietro Randelli
    Dipartimento di Scienze Medico Chirurgiche, Universita degli Studi di Milano, IRCCS Policlinico San Donato, Milan, Italy
    Arthroscopy 24:834-8. 2008
    ..Block randomization and stratification improve validity in trials with fewer patients. Commercially available computer software facilitates randomization...