Bradley K Weiner

Summary

Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Patient preferences regarding spine surgical decision making
    Bradley K Weiner
    Division of Spine Surgery, The Methodist Hospital Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2857-60; discussion 2861-2. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Historical perspective: the development and use of spinal disease categories
    Bradley K Weiner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:925-30. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Spine update: the biopsychosocial model and spine care
    Bradley K Weiner
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Department of Orthopaedics, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:219-23. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Towards the reduction of medication errors in orthopedics and spinal surgery: outcomes using a pharmacist-led approach
    Bradley K Weiner
    Division of Spinal Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:104-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Bacterial shedding in common spine surgical procedures: headlamp/loupes and the operative microscope
    Bradley K Weiner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Methodist Hospital Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:918-20. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Matching patient-specific expectations with physician-specific outcomes: towards transparency in treatment decision-making and consent
    Bradley K Weiner
    Division of Spine Surgery, Texas Medical Center The Methodist Hospital, 6550 Fannin, Suite 2500, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Med Hypotheses 68:1287-91. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Randomized trials and registries: a computer simulation to study the impact of surgeon/patient factors on outcomes
    Bradley K Weiner
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Methodist Hospital, 6550 Fannin Street, Suite 2500, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine J 8:959-67. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Toward the establishment of optimal computed tomographic parameters for the assessment of lumbar spinal fusion
    Jessica M Ho
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine J 11:636-40. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: an independent assessment of outcomes in a difficult patient population
    Bradley K Weiner
    Spine Unit, Department of Orthopaedics, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
    Med Sci Monit 12:CR99-102. 2006
  10. doi request reprint A novel method for the reproducible production of thoracolumbar burst fractures in human cadaveric specimens
    Hugh L Jones
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Methodist Hospital, Spine Surgery, 6550 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine J 11:447-51. 2011

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Patient preferences regarding spine surgical decision making
    Bradley K Weiner
    Division of Spine Surgery, The Methodist Hospital Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2857-60; discussion 2861-2. 2006
    ..Patient surveys to determine preferences in surgical decision making...
  2. doi request reprint Historical perspective: the development and use of spinal disease categories
    Bradley K Weiner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:925-30. 2008
    ..The positive and negative implications of the use of spinal disease categories are discussed...
  3. doi request reprint Spine update: the biopsychosocial model and spine care
    Bradley K Weiner
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Department of Orthopaedics, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:219-23. 2008
    ..Spine Update on the biopsychosocial model...
  4. doi request reprint Towards the reduction of medication errors in orthopedics and spinal surgery: outcomes using a pharmacist-led approach
    Bradley K Weiner
    Division of Spinal Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:104-7. 2008
    ..OBJECTIVE.: In this study the authors aimed to assess the frequency of medication ordering errors and to examine the impact of local measures set forth to reduce their occurrence...
  5. ncbi request reprint Bacterial shedding in common spine surgical procedures: headlamp/loupes and the operative microscope
    Bradley K Weiner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Methodist Hospital Texas Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:918-20. 2007
    ..Simulated discectomy was performed using 1) headlamp/loupes, 2) the operative microscope, or 3) neither; and bacterial shedding was assessed using air sampler/settle plate techniques...
  6. ncbi request reprint Matching patient-specific expectations with physician-specific outcomes: towards transparency in treatment decision-making and consent
    Bradley K Weiner
    Division of Spine Surgery, Texas Medical Center The Methodist Hospital, 6550 Fannin, Suite 2500, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Med Hypotheses 68:1287-91. 2007
    ..A 'next-step', aimed at matching such expectations with outcomes is suggested and a method for implementation is presented...
  7. doi request reprint Randomized trials and registries: a computer simulation to study the impact of surgeon/patient factors on outcomes
    Bradley K Weiner
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Methodist Hospital, 6550 Fannin Street, Suite 2500, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine J 8:959-67. 2008
    ..Computer simulation offers a viable and useful alternative...
  8. doi request reprint Toward the establishment of optimal computed tomographic parameters for the assessment of lumbar spinal fusion
    Jessica M Ho
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Baylor College of Medicine, One Baylor Plaza, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine J 11:636-40. 2011
    ..Thin-cut computed tomography (CT) has emerged as the study of choice for this purpose...
  9. ncbi request reprint Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion: an independent assessment of outcomes in a difficult patient population
    Bradley K Weiner
    Spine Unit, Department of Orthopaedics, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, PA 17033 0850, USA
    Med Sci Monit 12:CR99-102. 2006
    ..Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion is becoming increasingly popular for the surgical treatment of lumbar degenerative conditions. However, the outcomes following the procedure have only begun to be evaluated...
  10. doi request reprint A novel method for the reproducible production of thoracolumbar burst fractures in human cadaveric specimens
    Hugh L Jones
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Methodist Hospital, Spine Surgery, 6550 Fannin Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine J 11:447-51. 2011
    ..Currently, there is no reproducible method that produces thoracolumbar burst fractures in human cadavers wherein the fracture configuration mirrors that seen naturally, and soft tissues are maintained...
  11. doi request reprint Spine journals: is reviewer agreement on publication recommendations greater than would be expected by chance?
    Bradley K Weiner
    Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    Spine J 10:209-11. 2010
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  12. doi request reprint Access to spine care for the poor and near poor
    Bradley K Weiner
    Division of Spinal Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Methodist Hospital, 6550 Fannin Street, Suite 2500, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Spine J 9:221-4. 2009
    ..Access to care for poor/near poor patients is a concerning and growing problem within the American system of medical care...
  13. ncbi request reprint Aortic dissection presenting as an acute cauda equina syndrome : a case report
    Nilesh M Patel
    Department of Orthopaedics, Summa Health Systems and Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Akron, OH 44310, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1430-2. 2002
  14. ncbi request reprint The case of James A. Garfield: a historical perspective
    Bradley K Weiner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Penn State University, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:E183-6. 2003
    ..What did the autopsy show? Even this was controversial, with different observers claiming different results. This historical perspective reviews the case as well the controversies that surrounded it...
  15. ncbi request reprint Lateral lumbar disc herniations treated with a paraspinal approach: an independent assessment of longer-term outcomes
    Bradley K Weiner
    Department of Orthopaedics, Penn State University College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033 0850, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 18:519-21. 2005
    ..Based on our review of the literature, results using the paraspinal window appear similar, but not superior, to other available techniques, and the choice of approach should be based on the comfort of the surgeon...
  16. ncbi request reprint Microsurgery in the lumbar intertransverse interval
    John A McCulloch
    Northeastern Ohio Universities, College of Medicine, Rootstown, Ohio, USA
    Instr Course Lect 51:233-41. 2002
    ..By avoiding the previous scarred-in canal and nerve root, it has been possible to remove the ruptured disk. Visualization, however, is not good with this approach...
  17. ncbi request reprint Re: Walsh TL, Hanscom B, Lurie JD, et al. Is a condition-specific instrument for patients with low back pain/leg symptoms really necessary? The responsiveness of the Oswestry Disability Index, MODEMS, and the SF-36. Spine 2003;28:607-15
    Bradley K Weiner
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:2304-5; author reply 2305. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint The lateral buttress: an anatomic feature of the lumbar pars interarticularis
    Bradley K Weiner
    Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Summa Health Systems, Akron, Ohio, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 27:E385-7. 2002
    ..A morphometric study of the lateral buttress region of the lumbar pars interarticularis from L1-L5 on 10 dried lumbar spines was performed...
  19. ncbi request reprint The profit motive and spine surgery
    Bradley K Weiner
    Department of Spine Surgery and Orthopaedics, Penn State University, Penn State College of Medicine, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033 0850, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:2588-91. 2004
    ..The profit motive and market medicine have had a significant impact on clinical practice and research in the field of spine surgery. An overview of current concerns is presented...
  20. ncbi request reprint Interspinous process decompression system (X STOP) device affords superior outcomes and equal safety to nonoperative therapy
    Bradley K Weiner
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:2846-7. 2005
  21. ncbi request reprint Difficult medical problems: on explanatory models and a pragmatic alternative
    Bradley K Weiner
    Med Hypotheses 68:474-9. 2007
    ..In this paper, we expand and detail the strengths and weaknesses of using these explanatory models and conclude by presenting a 'pragmatic alternative' hypothesis...