Lawrence Wells

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

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adolescent anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a retrospective analysis of quadriceps strength recovery and return to full activity after surgery
    Lawrence Wells
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:486-9. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Thorough debridement under endoscopic visualization with bone grafting and stabilization for femoral head osteonecrosis in children
    Lawrence Wells
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:319-26. 2009
  3. doi request reprint All-epiphyseal anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using fluoroscopic imaging
    Amun Makani
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 22:445-9. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Foot pain arising from subacute osteomyelitis in a child
    Harish S Hosalkar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:E16-20. 2007
  5. pmc Case reports: pediatric PCL insufficiency from tibial insertion osteochondral avulsions
    Nirav K Pandya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:2878-83. 2008
  6. doi request reprint The treatment of low-energy femoral shaft fractures: a prospective study comparing the "walking spica" with the traditional spica cast
    John M Flynn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:2196-202. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Complete distal femoral metaphyseal fractures: a harbinger of child abuse before walking age
    Alexandre Arkader
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:751-3. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Diagnostic performance of magnetic resonance arthrography of the shoulder in children
    Nancy A Chauvin
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 43:1309-15. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging in children with sickle cell disease--detecting alterations in the apparent diffusion coefficient in hips with avascular necrosis
    John D MacKenzie
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 42:706-13. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Importance of sagittal MR imaging in nontraumatic femoral head osteonecrosis in children
    Alice S Ha
    Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:1195-200. 2008

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Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint Adolescent anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: a retrospective analysis of quadriceps strength recovery and return to full activity after surgery
    Lawrence Wells
    Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:486-9. 2009
    ..This study was intended to provide quantitative assessment of quadriceps muscle recovery in adolescent athletes after anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) reconstruction...
  2. doi request reprint Thorough debridement under endoscopic visualization with bone grafting and stabilization for femoral head osteonecrosis in children
    Lawrence Wells
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:319-26. 2009
    ....
  3. doi request reprint All-epiphyseal anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction using fluoroscopic imaging
    Amun Makani
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 22:445-9. 2013
    ..This technique allows the orthopaedic surgeon to reconstruct the ligament in a physeal-sparing manner without the need for intraoperative computed tomography scanning, and with less risk of radiation exposure. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Foot pain arising from subacute osteomyelitis in a child
    Harish S Hosalkar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:E16-20. 2007
  5. pmc Case reports: pediatric PCL insufficiency from tibial insertion osteochondral avulsions
    Nirav K Pandya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:2878-83. 2008
    ..Both patients underwent subsequent open reduction and internal fixation of the avulsion using two different fixation methods (bioabsorbable anchors versus cannulated screw and washer) and have returned to full sporting activities...
  6. doi request reprint The treatment of low-energy femoral shaft fractures: a prospective study comparing the "walking spica" with the traditional spica cast
    John M Flynn
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:2196-202. 2011
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Complete distal femoral metaphyseal fractures: a harbinger of child abuse before walking age
    Alexandre Arkader
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:751-3. 2007
    ..We contend that complete metaphyseal fractures of the distal femur are a potential harbinger of child abuse in children before walking age...
  8. doi request reprint Diagnostic performance of magnetic resonance arthrography of the shoulder in children
    Nancy A Chauvin
    Department of Radiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 43:1309-15. 2013
    ..No reported data demonstrate the usefulness of magnetic resonance arthrography of the shoulder in children...
  9. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging in children with sickle cell disease--detecting alterations in the apparent diffusion coefficient in hips with avascular necrosis
    John D MacKenzie
    Department of Pediatric Radiology, Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 42:706-13. 2012
    ..Avascular necrosis (AVN) is a common morbidity in children with sickle cell disease (SCD) that leads to pain and joint immobility. However, the diagnosis is often uncertain or delayed...
  10. doi request reprint Importance of sagittal MR imaging in nontraumatic femoral head osteonecrosis in children
    Alice S Ha
    Department of Radiology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 38:1195-200. 2008
    ..Few prior studies have quantitatively compared the ability of sagittal and coronal MR images to detect femoral head collapse...
  11. ncbi request reprint Femoral neck fracture as an atypical presentation of child abuse
    Purushottam Gholve
    Division of Orthopedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Orthopedics 31:271. 2008
    ..This case report highlights the magnitude of child abuse and its early recognition in the orthopedic community...
  12. ncbi request reprint Isolated Langerhans cell histiocytosis of the T12 vertebra in an adolescent
    Harish S Hosalkar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:E21-4. 2007
  13. ncbi request reprint Left knee pain in a 7 1/2-year-old boy
    Harish S Hosalkar
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:E25-30. 2007
  14. 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...
  15. doi request reprint The utility of posterior sloping angle in predicting contralateral slipped capital femoral epiphysis
    SangDo Park
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:683-9. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether the PSA can predict subsequent slip after unilateral SCFE, and if so, whether a sex difference exists...
  16. doi request reprint Fixation of displaced midshaft clavicle fractures in skeletally immature patients
    Surena Namdari
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:507-11. 2011
    ..There is ongoing debate in the adult literature regarding fixation of displaced, closed midshaft clavicle fractures. Functional outcomes of treatment of these fractures in skeletally immature patients have not been previously investigated...
  17. ncbi request reprint Popliteal artery transection complicating a non-displaced proximal tibial epiphysis fracture
    Fotios Paul Tjoumakaris
    Department of Orthopedics, The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Orthopedics 30:876-7. 2007
  18. ncbi request reprint Continuous peripheral nerve blockade for inpatient and outpatient postoperative analgesia in children
    Arjunan Ganesh
    Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104 4399, USA
    Anesth Analg 105:1234-42, table of contents. 2007
    ..This is an audit of the continuous peripheral nerve blockade (CPNB) program that was implemented at our institution to provide postoperative analgesia after orthopedic procedures in children...
  19. ncbi request reprint Predicting the outcome of physeal fractures of the distal femur
    Alexandre Arkader
    Division of Orthopaedics, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:703-8. 2007
    ..It is not clear whether there are any reliable predictor factors and whether the type of fracture, displacement (degree and direction), and treatment method alter the outcome...
  20. ncbi request reprint Traumatic lower extremity arteriovenous fistulae in children
    Andrea L Bowers
    Division of Orthopedic Surgery, The Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, 34th Street and Civic Center Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4399, USA
    Orthopedics 31:612. 2008
    ..This article presents a series of vascular complications following either blunt injury or surgical management of the lower extremity in children who presented to our facility between November 2004 and December 2005...