Wudbhav N Sankar

Summary

Affiliation: The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Femoroacetabular impingement: current concepts and controversies
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 2nd Floor Wood Building, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Electronic address
    Orthop Clin North Am 44:575-89. 2013
  2. pmc What are the risks of prophylactic pinning to prevent contralateral slipped capital femoral epiphysis?
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:2118-23. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The modified Dunn procedure for unstable slipped capital femoral epiphysis: a multicenter perspective
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 2nd Floor Wood Building, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:585-91. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in adolescents: a survivorship analysis
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:47-9. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Acetabular morphology in slipped capital femoral epiphysis
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:254-8. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Acetabular retroversion in Down syndrome
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:277-81. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive Vancomycin Powder in Pediatric Spine Surgery is Safe
    Itai Gans
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA and The Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1703-7. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Abduction bracing for residual acetabular dysplasia in infantile DDH
    Itai Gans
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:714-8. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Complete redirectional acetabular osteotomies for neurogenic and syndromic hip dysplasia
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:S39-44. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Neurologic risk in growing rod spine surgery in early onset scoliosis: is neuromonitoring necessary for all cases?
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, 4650 Sunset Boulevard 69, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:1952-5. 2009

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Femoroacetabular impingement: current concepts and controversies
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 2nd Floor Wood Building, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Electronic address
    Orthop Clin North Am 44:575-89. 2013
    ..The accepted definition of FAI is that it is characterized by abnormal mechanical contact between the rim of the acetabulum and the upper femur. Combinations of certain morphologies and movements may lead to FAI. ..
  2. pmc What are the risks of prophylactic pinning to prevent contralateral slipped capital femoral epiphysis?
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:2118-23. 2013
    ..Missing from both, however, are sufficient data on the risks associated with prophylactic pinning using modern surgical techniques...
  3. doi request reprint The modified Dunn procedure for unstable slipped capital femoral epiphysis: a multicenter perspective
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 2nd Floor Wood Building, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:585-91. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to present results and complications following this procedure in a large multicenter series...
  4. ncbi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction in adolescents: a survivorship analysis
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:47-9. 2008
    ..Failure was defined as the report of symptomatic knee instability and/or revision ACL surgery. The Kaplan-Meier method showed that 1-year survivorship of ACL reconstruction was 96.4% and 5-year survivorship was 93.1%...
  5. doi request reprint Acetabular morphology in slipped capital femoral epiphysis
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:254-8. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to quantify the coverage of the normal hip in patients with unilateral SCFE and to compare our results to matched controls...
  6. doi request reprint Acetabular retroversion in Down syndrome
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:277-81. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the acetabular version in children with Down syndrome and compare this with matched controls from both normal and developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) populations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Adjunctive Vancomycin Powder in Pediatric Spine Surgery is Safe
    Itai Gans
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA and The Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1703-7. 2013
    ..Therapeutic level II cohort study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Abduction bracing for residual acetabular dysplasia in infantile DDH
    Itai Gans
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:714-8. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the efficacy of part-time abduction bracing in treating residual acetabular dysplasia by comparing a cohort of braced infants with a cohort of unbraced infants...
  9. doi request reprint Complete redirectional acetabular osteotomies for neurogenic and syndromic hip dysplasia
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:S39-44. 2013
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Neurologic risk in growing rod spine surgery in early onset scoliosis: is neuromonitoring necessary for all cases?
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Los Angeles, 4650 Sunset Boulevard 69, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:1952-5. 2009
    ..Retrospective case series from a multicenter database...
  11. doi request reprint Do oblique views add value in the diagnosis of spondylolysis in adolescents?
    Nicholas A Beck
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:e65. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine the diagnostic value of oblique views in the diagnosis of spondylolysis...
  12. doi request reprint Risk factors for failure after open reduction for DDH: a matched cohort analysis
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:232-9. 2011
    ..The purposes of this study were to examine predictors of redislocation and to evaluate the long-term outcomes after revision surgery...
  13. ncbi request reprint Hip range of motion in children: what is the norm?
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:399-405. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to establish normative values for hip ROM in children of varying ages...
  14. doi request reprint The unstable slipped capital femoral epiphysis: risk factors for osteonecrosis
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:544-8. 2010
    ..Our purpose was to determine risk factors for developing AVN after unstable SCFE...
  15. ncbi request reprint Is There a Predilection for Breech Infants to Demonstrate Spontaneous Stabilization of DDH Instability?
    Eric J Sarkissian
    The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    J Pediatr Orthop 34:509-13. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the rate of spontaneous stabilization in mildly unstable hips of breech-presenting infants compared with similarly lax hips in infants with a genetic or tissue-related cause of DDH...
  16. ncbi request reprint Radial neck fractures in children: experience from two level-1 trauma centers
    Hrayr G Basmajian
    aDivision of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles bDepartment of Orthopaedic Surgery, Loma Linda University Medical Center, Loma Linda, California cDivision of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 23:369-74. 2014
    ..This large bi-center retrospective study from two level-1 pediatric trauma centers emphasizes that in severe cases of radial neck fractures, open treatment does not necessarily decrease the risk of a poor outcome...
  17. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up after one-stage reconstruction of dislocated hips in patients with cerebral palsy
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:1-7. 2006
    ....
  18. doi request reprint The development of acetabular retroversion in children with Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:440-3. 2008
    ..Our purpose was to study the development of acetabular retroversion in children with LCPD and perhaps draw conclusions regarding cause and effect...
  19. doi request reprint Femoral anteversion in developmental dysplasia of the hip
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:885-8. 2009
    ..The purpose of our study was to quantify the degree of femoral anteversion in a large, consecutive series of children with DDH...
  20. doi request reprint Staging of hip osteoarthritis for clinical trials on femoroacetabular impingement
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 21:S33-8. 2013
    ..In the future, biomarkers may allow earlier detection of osteoarthritis before the development of radiographic evidence of disease. ..
  21. pmc Titanium elastic nails for pediatric tibial shaft fractures
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Wood Building, 2nd Floor, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    J Child Orthop 1:281-6. 2007
    ..To our knowledge, this is the largest series reported in the literature of this specific fixation technique...
  22. pmc Isolated distal radial metaphyseal fractures with an intact ulna: risk factors for loss of reduction
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 2nd Floor Wood Bldg, 34th and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 USA
    J Child Orthop 5:459-64. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the risk factors for loss of reduction in patients with an isolated distal radius fracture and intact ulna...
  23. doi request reprint Congenital osseous anomalies of the upper cervical spine
    Harish S Hosalkar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, 2nd Floor Wood Building, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:337-48. 2008
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Loss of pin fixation in displaced supracondylar humeral fractures in children: causes and prevention
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Wood Building, 2nd Floor, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:713-7. 2007
    ..The purposes of the present study were to identify the causes leading to loss of fixation after pin fixation and to present methods for prevention...
  25. ncbi request reprint Combined anterior cruciate ligament and medial collateral ligament injuries in adolescents
    Wudbhav N Sankar
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:733-6. 2006
    ..Bracing of grade 2 or 3 MCL injuries followed by ACL reconstruction was an effective means of treating combined ACL-MCL injuries in this small series of adolescent patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint Level of evidence gap in orthopedic research
    Keith D Baldwin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Orthopedics 35:e1416-9. 2012
    ..Instead, the authors' concept of a level of evidence gap may be a better tool for assessing the state of orthopedic research publications...