Kevin J Bozic

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of disruptive innovations in orthopaedics
    Erik Hansen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:2512-20. 2009
  2. pmc Does using a femoral nerve block for total knee replacement decrease postoperative delirium?
    Sakura Kinjo
    Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0648, USA
    BMC Anesthesiol 12:4. 2012
  3. doi request reprint The epidemiology of revision total hip arthroplasty in the United States
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0278, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:128-33. 2009
  4. pmc The epidemiology of revision total knee arthroplasty in the United States
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Ave, MU320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:45-51. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of cost-effectiveness analysis to evaluate new technologies in orthopaedics. The case of alternative bearing surfaces in total hip arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:706-14. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of bearing surface usage in total hip arthroplasty in the United States
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1614-20. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint The 2007 ABJS Marshall Urist Award: The impact of direct-to-consumer advertising in orthopaedics
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 458:202-19. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of infection after total hip arthroplasty on hospital and surgeon resource utilization
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1746-51. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospital resource utilization for primary and revision total hip arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:570-6. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Health care technology assessment. Basic principles and clinical applications
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:1305-14. 2004

Detail Information

Publications83

  1. pmc The impact of disruptive innovations in orthopaedics
    Erik Hansen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:2512-20. 2009
    ....
  2. pmc Does using a femoral nerve block for total knee replacement decrease postoperative delirium?
    Sakura Kinjo
    Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0648, USA
    BMC Anesthesiol 12:4. 2012
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  3. doi request reprint The epidemiology of revision total hip arthroplasty in the United States
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0278, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:128-33. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc The epidemiology of revision total knee arthroplasty in the United States
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Ave, MU320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:45-51. 2010
    ..1 days, and the average total charges were $49,360. However, average LOS, average charges, and procedure frequencies varied considerably by census region, hospital type, and procedure performed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Use of cost-effectiveness analysis to evaluate new technologies in orthopaedics. The case of alternative bearing surfaces in total hip arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:706-14. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the cost-effectiveness of the use of alternative bearings in total hip arthroplasty...
  6. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of bearing surface usage in total hip arthroplasty in the United States
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1614-20. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the epidemiology of bearing surface utilization in total hip arthroplasty in the United States with respect to patient, hospital, geographic, and payer characteristics...
  7. ncbi request reprint The 2007 ABJS Marshall Urist Award: The impact of direct-to-consumer advertising in orthopaedics
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 458:202-19. 2007
    ..Future efforts should be aimed at improving the quality and accuracy of information contained in consumer-directed advertisements related to orthopaedic implants and procedures...
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of infection after total hip arthroplasty on hospital and surgeon resource utilization
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:1746-51. 2005
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Hospital resource utilization for primary and revision total hip arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:570-6. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Health care technology assessment. Basic principles and clinical applications
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:1305-14. 2004
    ....
  11. pmc Is changing hospitals for revision total joint arthroplasty associated with more complications?
    Christopher J Dy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:2006-15. 2014
    ..Many patients change hospitals for revision total joint arthroplasty (TJA). The implications of changing hospitals must be better understood to inform appropriate utilization strategies...
  12. pmc Risk factors for early revision after primary total hip arthroplasty in Medicare patients
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320 W, San Francisco, CA, 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:449-54. 2014
    ..Patient, surgeon, health system, and device factors are all known to influence outcomes in THA. However, patient-related factors associated with an increased risk of early failure are poorly understood, particularly in elderly patients...
  13. pmc Risk of complication and revision total hip arthroplasty among Medicare patients with different bearing surfaces
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:2357-62. 2010
    ..These bearing surfaces are associated with unique risks and benefits and higher costs. However the relative risks of these three bearings in an older population is unknown...
  14. pmc Do the potential benefits of metal-on-metal hip resurfacing justify the increased cost and risk of complications?
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:2301-12. 2010
    ..However, the cost effectiveness of MoM HRA compared with THA is unclear...
  15. pmc Risk factors for early revision after primary TKA in Medicare patients
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus MU 320W, San Francisco, CA, 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:232-7. 2014
    ..However, patient-related factors associated with an increased risk of early failure are not well understood, particularly in elderly patients...
  16. pmc Estimating risk in Medicare patients with THA: an electronic risk calculator for periprosthetic joint infection and mortality
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:574-83. 2013
    ..Therefore, it is difficult for surgeons to counsel patients on their individual risk of PJI or mortality after THA...
  17. ncbi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of metal-on-metal and metal-on-polyethylene bearings in Medicare total hip arthroplasty patients
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, MUW320, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Arthroplasty 27:37-40. 2012
    ..The benefits of hard-on-hard bearings in Medicare patients remain unproven, and further study is needed to compare long-term complication and revision rates in Medicare THA patients with different bearing types...
  18. doi request reprint Patient-related risk factors for periprosthetic joint infection and postoperative mortality following total hip arthroplasty in Medicare patients
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 500 Parnassus, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:794-800. 2012
    ..S. Medicare patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty...
  19. pmc Causes and frequency of unplanned hospital readmission after total hip arthroplasty
    William W Schairer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA, 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:464-70. 2014
    ..Recent initiatives to improve hospital quality of care include assessing unplanned hospital readmission rates. Patients presenting for THA have different indications and medical comorbidities that may impact rates of readmission...
  20. pmc Patient-related risk factors for postoperative mortality and periprosthetic joint infection in medicare patients undergoing TKA
    Kevin J Bozic
    UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, 500 Parnassus, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:130-7. 2012
    ..The impact of specific baseline comorbid conditions on the relative risk of postoperative mortality and periprosthetic joint infection (PJI) in elderly patients undergoing TKA has not been well defined...
  21. ncbi request reprint The influence of procedure volumes and standardization of care on quality and efficiency in total joint replacement surgery
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:2643-52. 2010
    ....
  22. pmc Risk factors for revision within 10 years of total knee arthroplasty
    Christopher J Dy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:1198-207. 2014
    ..Previous studies indicate that hospital and community characteristics may influence outcomes after TKA, but a detailed investigation in a diverse population is warranted to identify opportunities for quality improvement...
  23. pmc Factors that influence provider selection for elective total joint arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:1865-72. 2013
    ..However, the factors that influence patients' choice of provider when pursuing elective orthopaedic care, such as TJA, are poorly understood...
  24. ncbi request reprint Health state utility in patients with osteoarthritis of the hip and total hip arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Arthroplasty 26:129-132.e1-2. 2011
    ..However, health state utility is significantly worse after revision THA than primary THA, and failed primary or revision THA results in substantially reduced health state utility, similar to or worse than chronic OA...
  25. ncbi request reprint Does aspirin have a role in venous thromboembolism prophylaxis in total knee arthroplasty patients?
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Arthroplasty 25:1053-60. 2010
    ..Our results suggest that aspirin, when used in conjunction with other clinical care protocols, may be effective VTEP for certain TKA patients...
  26. ncbi request reprint An analysis of medicare payment policy for total joint arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Arthroplasty 23:133-8. 2008
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint The economics of minimally invasive total knee arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, CA 94143 0728, USA
    J Knee Surg 19:149-52. 2006
  28. ncbi request reprint Direct to consumer advertising in healthcare: history, benefits, and concerns
    Sanjo Adeoye
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 457:96-104. 2007
    ..Therefore, physicians, including orthopaedic surgeons, must take a leadership role on this issue to ensure the integrity of information provided to patients and to protect the sanctity of the doctor-patient relationship...
  29. ncbi request reprint Comparison of cemented and uncemented fixation in total hip replacement: a meta-analysis
    Saam Morshed
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Acta Orthop 78:315-26. 2007
    ..The choice of optimal implant fixation in total hip replacement (THR)--fixation with or without cement--has been the subject of much debate...
  30. pmc Bundled payments in total joint arthroplasty: targeting opportunities for quality improvement and cost reduction
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus, MU 320 W, San Francisco, CA, 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:188-93. 2014
    ..Understanding the type and magnitude of services that patients receive postdischarge and the financial impact of readmissions is crucial to assessing the feasibility of accepting bundled payments...
  31. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for periprosthetic joint infection following primary total hip arthroplasty: a case control study
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, San Francisco, California
    J Arthroplasty 29:154-6. 2014
    ..This information is important to consider when counseling patients on the risks associated with elective THA, and for risk-adjusting publicly reported THA outcomes. ..
  32. pmc Targeted use of vancomycin as perioperative prophylaxis reduces periprosthetic joint infection in revision TKA
    Catherine Liu
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:227-31. 2014
    ..The role of vancomycin in surgical antimicrobial prophylaxis and high-risk patients who are most likely to benefit remains unclear...
  33. doi request reprint Patient preferences and willingness to pay for arthroplasty surgery in patients with osteoarthritis of the hip
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Arthroplasty 27:503-506.e2. 2012
    ..These results may have important policy implications as patients are asked to share a greater burden of the cost of their care for chronic conditions such as OA...
  34. pmc Resource utilization and costs before and after total joint arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    University of California, San Francisco, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:73. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare pre- and post-surgical healthcare costs in commercially insured total joint arthroplasty (TJA) patients with osteoarthritis (OA) in the United States (U.S.)...
  35. ncbi request reprint Differences in patient and procedure characteristics and hospital resource use in primary and revision total joint arthroplasty: a multicenter study
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Arthroplasty 20:17-25. 2005
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Medicare physician reimbursement: past, present, and future
    Sanaz Hariri
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit Street, YCOC, Suite 3700, Boston, MA 02114 2696, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2536-46. 2007
  37. ncbi request reprint Predictors of discharge to an inpatient extended care facility after total hip or knee arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Arthroplasty 21:151-6. 2006
    ..Significant differences in practice patterns were found across hospitals with respect to discharge disposition after TJA. Further study is necessary to determine the appropriate criteria for discharge to an ECF after TJA...
  38. doi request reprint Repeat 2-stage revision for recurrent infection of total hip arthroplasty
    Kunal P Kalra
    University of California, San Francisco, CA 94131, USA
    J Arthroplasty 25:880-4. 2010
    ..Repeat 2-stage treatment of infected THA is associated with a high failure rate. However, successful results can be achieved particularly if the host is not immunocompromised and healthy soft tissue coverage is present...
  39. pmc Impact of hospital volume on the economic value of computer navigation for total knee replacement
    James D Slover
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, Suite 1616, New York, NY 10010, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1492-500. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of hospital volume on the cost-effectiveness of this new technology in order to determine its feasibility and the level of evidence that should be sought prior to its adoption...
  40. ncbi request reprint Trends in hip arthroscopy utilization in the United States
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, California
    J Arthroplasty 28:140-3. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the changing incidence of hip arthroscopy procedures among newly trained surgeons in the United States, the indications for hip arthroscopy, and the reported rate of post-operative complications...
  41. pmc What are the rates and causes of hospital readmission after total knee arthroplasty?
    William W Schairer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA, 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 472:181-7. 2014
    ..Hospital readmission rates are used to measure hospital performance, but risk factors (both medical and surgical) for readmission after TKA, revision TKA, and treatment for the infected TKA have not been well characterized...
  42. ncbi request reprint Variation in hospital-level risk-standardized complication rates following elective primary total hip and knee arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    UCSF Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728 E mail address
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 96:640-7. 2014
    ..S. hospitals...
  43. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation in orthopaedics
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Hospital, Midwest Orthopaedics, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:129-42. 2003
  44. pmc Health policy implications of outcomes measurement in orthopaedics
    John Philip Andrawis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:3475-81. 2013
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Shared decision making in patients with osteoarthritis of the hip and knee: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728 E mail address for K J Bozic
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:1633-9. 2013
    ....
  46. pmc Healthcare technology: physician collaboration in reducing the surgical cost
    Steven A Olson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Duke University School of Medicine, DUMC Box 3389, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:1854-64. 2013
    ..However, surgeons often do not know the cost of implants used in a specific procedure or how the use of an implant or technology affects the overall cost of the episode of care...
  47. ncbi request reprint Variability in costs associated with total hip and knee replacement implants
    James C Robinson
    University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1693-8. 2012
    ..The present study quantifies the patient, hospital, and market characteristics associated with variation in implant and total procedure costs for hip and knee arthroplasty...
  48. pmc Treatment of early postoperative infections after THA: a decision analysis
    Hany Bedair
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:3477-85. 2011
    ..Although common treatments include irrigation and d├ębridement with component retention, a one-stage exchange, or a two-stage exchange, it is unclear whether any of these provides a higher quality of life after the control of infection...
  49. ncbi request reprint Modern metal-on-metal hip implants
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 20:402-6. 2012
    ..In addition, several studies reported elevated serum metal ion concentrations in patients with metal-on-metal hip articulations, although the clinical significance of these elevated ion concentrations remains unknown...
  50. ncbi request reprint Economic evaluation in total hip arthroplasty: analysis and review of the literature
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 94143 0728, USA
    J Arthroplasty 19:180-9. 2004
    ..Future studies should employ sound healthcare economic techniques to properly evaluate and assess the true social and economic value of THA...
  51. doi request reprint Assessment of tibiofemoral position in total knee arthroplasty using the active flexion lateral radiograph
    Michael S Laidlaw
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California in San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94103, United States
    Knee 17:38-42. 2010
    ..Our findings indicate that tibiofemoral AP translation during knee flexion can be assessed on an active flexion lateral knee radiograph and provide additional information that is not available from a routine lateral radiograph...
  52. ncbi request reprint Advances in orthopaedic outcomes research
    Erik J Novak
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 17:200-3. 2008
    ....
  53. doi request reprint The validity of using administrative claims data in total joint arthroplasty outcomes research
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Arthroplasty 25:58-61. 2010
    ..Total (all-component) revisions were overcoded for hips (00.70) and undercoded for knees (00.80). Improved clinical documentation and continued education are needed to enhance the value of these codes...
  54. pmc Emerging ideas: Shared decision making in patients with osteoarthritis of the hip and knee
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Philip R Lee Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California San Francisco, 500 Parnassus, MU 320 W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:2081-5. 2011
    ..Shared decision-making approaches, which require an exchange of information between patients and their physicians, can be helpful in improving patient satisfaction with their treatment decision and appropriate use of TJA...
  55. ncbi request reprint The emerging case for shared decision making in orthopaedics
    Jiwon Youm
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Instr Course Lect 62:587-94. 2013
    ..It is helpful to examine the benefits of shared decision making, along with incentives to encourage adoption and implementation of this important philosophy...
  56. pmc Is administratively coded comorbidity and complication data in total joint arthroplasty valid?
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:201-5. 2013
    ..However, the concordance between administrative claims data and the clinical record in lower extremity total joint arthroplasty (TJA) is unknown...
  57. ncbi request reprint Extensor mechanism complications after total knee arthroplasty
    Jay Patel
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, Irvine, Orange, California, USA
    Instr Course Lect 57:283-94. 2008
    ....
  58. ncbi request reprint Porous tantalum patellar augmentation: the importance of residual bone stock
    Michael D Ries
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 452:166-70. 2006
    ..Our results suggest stable fixation of a trabecular metal patellar component can be achieved when residual bone is present for implant fixation, but early loosening is likely to occur when soft tissue is used for fixation to the implant...
  59. doi request reprint Intrapelvic displacement of a trial femoral head during total hip arthroplasty and a method to retrieve it
    Kunal Kalra
    Division of Arthroplasty, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Arthroplasty 26:338.e21-3. 2011
    ..This was retrieved via a posterior approach through the same incision by manipulating the trial head through the pelvis from the anterior to posterior direction. To our knowledge, this technique has not been described previously...
  60. ncbi request reprint Impact of payer type on resource utilization, outcomes and access to care in total hip arthroplasty
    Adrian Hinman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Arthroplasty 23:9-14. 2008
    ..Decreased access to health care and increased time to presentation may account for the decreased functional scores and poorer clinical outcomes observed in Medicaid patients when compared with Medicare and commercially insured patients...
  61. ncbi request reprint Pay-for-performance in orthopedics: implications for clinical practice
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Arthroplasty 22:8-12. 2007
    ..Future efforts should involve collaboration among providers, payers, and policy makers to ensure that P4P programs are implemented safely and effectively...
  62. ncbi request reprint Economic considerations in minimally invasive total joint arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 500 Parnassus, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 463:20-5. 2007
    ....
  63. doi request reprint The predictors of outcome in total knee arthroplasty for post-traumatic arthritis
    David W Shearer
    University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA Electronic address
    Knee 20:432-6. 2013
    ..We hypothesized that preoperative variables, in particular the location of deformity, would predict pain and functional outcomes...
  64. ncbi request reprint Barriers to completion of Patient Reported Outcome Measures
    Elizabeth M Schamber
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California
    J Arthroplasty 28:1449-53. 2013
    ..Awareness of these factors may help physicians and researchers improve participation of all patient populations so they are well represented in TJA outcomes research. ..
  65. pmc Using financial incentives to improve value in orthopaedics
    David Lansky
    Pacific Business Group on Health, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:1027-37. 2012
    ..There is increasing interest in applying these financial incentives to orthopaedics, although it is unclear whether and to what extent they have been implemented and whether they increase quality or reduce costs...
  66. ncbi request reprint Pay for performance in orthopaedic surgery
    Read G Pierce
    University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 457:87-95. 2007
    ..As pay for performance will likely be a long-term change that will have an impact on every orthopaedic surgeon, clinician awareness and participation will be fundamental in creating successful pay for performance programs...
  67. ncbi request reprint Medial gastrocnemius flap coverage for treatment of skin necrosis after total knee arthroplasty
    Michael D Ries
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 446:186-92. 2006
    ..Defects that extend more proximally over the patella or quadriceps tendon are more likely to require additional procedures to achieve adequate soft tissue coverage...
  68. doi request reprint Cost and effectiveness of postoperative fever diagnostic evaluation in total joint arthroplasty patients
    Derek T Ward
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    J Arthroplasty 25:43-8. 2010
    ..Fever is a common occurrence after hip and knee arthroplasty, and many elements of an infectious evaluation are costly and clinically unnecessary...
  69. ncbi request reprint Cost drivers in total hip arthroplasty: effects of procedure volume and implant selling price
    Michael P Kelly
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:E1-4. 2009
    ..This study reinforces the need for a US total joint arthroplasty registry and for careful clinical and economic analyses of new technologies in orthopedics...
  70. doi request reprint Cost minimization analysis of preoperative erythropoietin vs autologous and allogeneic blood donation in total joint arthroplasty
    William Scott Green
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Arthroplasty 25:93-6. 2010
    ..A strategy that combines autologous blood donation with EPO for patients who cannot donate autologous blood may provide the greatest cost savings and minimize allogeneic blood transfusion...
  71. ncbi request reprint The cost-effectiveness of computer-assisted navigation in total knee arthroplasty
    Erik J Novak
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320W, San Francisco, CA 94143 0728, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2389-97. 2007
    ....
  72. pmc Is hip arthroscopy cost-effective for femoroacetabular impingement?
    David W Shearer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, 500 Parnassus Avenue, MU 320 W, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:1079-89. 2012
    ....
  73. ncbi request reprint An evaluation of information available on the internet regarding minimally invasive hip arthroplasty
    Ryan Scott Labovitch
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    J Arthroplasty 21:1-5. 2006
    ..More than 91% made specific claims regarding the advantages of minimally invasive surgery. Our study suggests the information on the Internet regarding minimally invasive total hip arthroplasty is misleading and of poor quality...
  74. ncbi request reprint Quality measurement and public reporting in total joint arthroplasty
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Arthroplasty 23:146-9. 2008
    ..Adherence to payer-defined guidelines had little or no correlation with either patient outcomes or costs of care. These findings underscore the need to define evidence-based performance measures for use in TJA public reporting programs...
  75. doi request reprint AOA 2005 John J. Fahey, MD, Memorial North American Traveling Fellowship: Fellows' Travel Diary
    Matthew T Provencher
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Shoulder and Sports Surgery, Naval Medical Center San Diego, 34800 Bob Wilson Drive, San Diego, CA 92134 1112, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:205-7. 2008
  76. ncbi request reprint Health care technology assessment: implications for modern medical practice. Part II. Decision making on technology adoption
    Read G Pierce
    Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:71-6. 2007
    ..Part II presents the factors that drive the technology choices made by patients, by individual physicians, by provider groups, and by hospital administrators...
  77. ncbi request reprint Health care technology assessment: implications for modern medical practice. Part I. Understanding technology adoption and analyses
    Read G Pierce
    Internal Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 36:11-4. 2007
    ..Part I discusses the difficult challenges posed by assessment and provides a guide to the methodologies used...
  78. ncbi request reprint Health policy and practice management issues in orthopaedic surgery: editorial comment
    Kevin J Bozic
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 457:2. 2007
  79. doi request reprint Medicare part B: physician participation options
    Sanaz Hariri
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114 2696, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2282-91. 2008
  80. ncbi request reprint AOA symposium. Direct-to-consumer marketing in orthopaedic surgery: boon or boondoggle?
    Jonathan L Schaffer
    Advanced Operative Technology Group, Cleveland Clinic, 9500 Euclid Avenue, Desk A 41, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2534-43. 2008
  81. ncbi request reprint An overview of economic issues in computer-assisted total joint arthroplasty
    Don C Beringer
    Department of Surgery, Mercer University School of Medicine, Forsyth Street Orthopaedics, 1600 Forsyth Street, Macon, GA 31201, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 463:26-30. 2007
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  82. doi request reprint Technology assessment and adoption in orthopaedics: lessons learned
    Kevin J Bozic
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:689-90. 2008