Glenn Robin Buttermann

Summary

Affiliation: University of Minnesota
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Outcomes of posterior facet versus pedicle screw fixation of circumferential fusion: a cohort study
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, 1950 Curve Crest Blvd, Stillwater, MN, 55082, USA
    Eur Spine J 23:347-55. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Feasibility of the runt cow for in vivo testing of a spinal interbody prosthesis with preliminary results
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Stillwater, Minnesota 55082, USA
    J Invest Surg 25:112-22. 2012
  3. doi request reprint In vitro disc pressure profiles below scoliosis fusion constructs
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Stillwater, MN, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2134-42. 2008
  4. doi request reprint In vitro biomechanics of an expandable vertebral body replacement with self-adjusting end plates
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Stillwater, MN 55082, USA
    Spine J 10:1024-31. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Mature runt cow lumbar intradiscal pressures and motion segment biomechanics
    Glenn Robin Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Spine Surgery Division, Stillwater, MN 55115, USA
    Spine J 9:105-14. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Prospective nonrandomized comparison of an allograft with bone morphogenic protein versus an iliac-crest autograft in anterior cervical discectomy and fusion
    Glenn Robin Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute Stillwater, Spine Surgery Division, 1950 Curve Crest Blvd, Stillwater, MN 55115, USA
    Spine J 8:426-35. 2008
  7. pmc Pain and disability correlated with disc degeneration via magnetic resonance imaging in scoliosis patients
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, 1950 Curve Crest Boulevard, Stillwater, MN 55082, USA
    Eur Spine J 17:240-9. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Percutaneous vertebral body cement augmentation for back pain related to occult osteomyelitis/diskitis
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Stillwater, USA
    Orthopedics 34:e788-92. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of spinal steroid injections for degenerative disc disease
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, 1950 Curve Crest Boulevard, Stillwater, MN 55082, USA
    Spine J 4:495-505. 2004
  10. pmc Biomechanical characterization of an annulus-sparing spinal disc prosthesis
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Spine Surgery Division, 1950 Curve Crest Boulevard, Stillwater, MN 55082, USA
    Spine J 9:744-53. 2009

Research Grants

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Detail Information

Publications16

  1. doi request reprint Outcomes of posterior facet versus pedicle screw fixation of circumferential fusion: a cohort study
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, 1950 Curve Crest Blvd, Stillwater, MN, 55082, USA
    Eur Spine J 23:347-55. 2014
    ..To compare single-level circumferential spinal fusion using pedicle (n = 27) versus low-profile minimally invasive facet screw (n = 35) posterior instrumentation...
  2. doi request reprint Feasibility of the runt cow for in vivo testing of a spinal interbody prosthesis with preliminary results
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Stillwater, Minnesota 55082, USA
    J Invest Surg 25:112-22. 2012
    ..This study assessed the feasibility of the "runt" cow for in vivo testing of human-sized lumbar interbody implants and the ability to perform common analyses of explants...
  3. doi request reprint In vitro disc pressure profiles below scoliosis fusion constructs
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Stillwater, MN, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2134-42. 2008
    ..Biomechanical human cadaveric study comparing straight and scoliotic spines with healthy and degenerated L4/5 discs...
  4. doi request reprint In vitro biomechanics of an expandable vertebral body replacement with self-adjusting end plates
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Stillwater, MN 55082, USA
    Spine J 10:1024-31. 2010
    ..Although some VBRs are expandable, device congruity to the vertebral end plates is imprecise and may lead to stress risers and device subsidence...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mature runt cow lumbar intradiscal pressures and motion segment biomechanics
    Glenn Robin Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Spine Surgery Division, Stillwater, MN 55115, USA
    Spine J 9:105-14. 2009
    ..Mature runt cows (Corrientes breed) may avoid these limitations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prospective nonrandomized comparison of an allograft with bone morphogenic protein versus an iliac-crest autograft in anterior cervical discectomy and fusion
    Glenn Robin Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute Stillwater, Spine Surgery Division, 1950 Curve Crest Blvd, Stillwater, MN 55115, USA
    Spine J 8:426-35. 2008
    ..This has led some surgeons to use alternatives to iliac bone graft, but often the alternatives have greater rates of nonunion and delayed union. Bone morphogenic protein (BMP) studies have found high arthrodesis rates in lumbar fusions...
  7. pmc Pain and disability correlated with disc degeneration via magnetic resonance imaging in scoliosis patients
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, 1950 Curve Crest Boulevard, Stillwater, MN 55082, USA
    Eur Spine J 17:240-9. 2008
    ..Additionally, adult scoliosis patients may have MRI findings consistent with discogenic pain at the apex of their curvature, most commonly at the proximal lumbar levels...
  8. doi request reprint Percutaneous vertebral body cement augmentation for back pain related to occult osteomyelitis/diskitis
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Stillwater, USA
    Orthopedics 34:e788-92. 2011
    ..The differential diagnosis of infectious etiology is an important consideration prior to vertebral cement augmentation for presumed fragility fracture...
  9. ncbi request reprint The effect of spinal steroid injections for degenerative disc disease
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, 1950 Curve Crest Boulevard, Stillwater, MN 55082, USA
    Spine J 4:495-505. 2004
    ..No conclusive evidence exists to determine that spinal steroid injections give lasting improvement in patients with predominantly axial low back pain resulting from lumbar degenerative disc disease (DDD)...
  10. pmc Biomechanical characterization of an annulus-sparing spinal disc prosthesis
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Spine Surgery Division, 1950 Curve Crest Boulevard, Stillwater, MN 55082, USA
    Spine J 9:744-53. 2009
    ..Preliminary studies of a unique annulus-sparing intervertebral prosthetic disc (IPD) found that preservation of the annulus resulted in load sharing of the annulus with the prosthesis...
  11. ncbi request reprint Stiffness of prosthetic nucleus determines stiffness of reconstructed lumbar calf disc
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, 1950 Curve Crest Boulevard, Stillwater, MN 55082, USA
    Spine J 4:265-74. 2004
    ..Preservation of the annulus for prosthetic disc replacement maintains the function of the annulus and may improve annulus load sharing with the prosthesis...
  12. doi request reprint Interbody device endplate engagement effects on motion segment biomechanics
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Stillwater, MN 55082, USA
    Spine J 9:564-73. 2009
    ..To date, there has not been a published comparative biomechanical study specifically evaluating the effects of endplate engagement of interbody devices...
  13. doi request reprint In vitro analysis of anterior and posterior fixation in an experimental unstable burst fracture model
    Patricia M Kallemeier
    University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:216-24. 2008
    ..A biomechanical comparison of fixation constructs in an experimental fracture model...
  14. ncbi request reprint Treatment of lumbar disc herniation: epidural steroid injection compared with discectomy. A prospective, randomized study
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, 1950 Curve Crest Boulevard, Stillwater, MN 55082
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:670-9. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the efficacy of epidural steroid injection in the treatment of patients with a large, symptomatic lumbar herniated nucleus pulposus who are surgical candidates...
  15. ncbi request reprint Lumbar disc herniation regression after successful epidural steroid injection
    Glenn R Buttermann
    Midwest Spine Institute, Stillwater, Minnesota 55082, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 15:469-76. 2002
    ..Patients in whom the disc herniation has less hydration may have prolonged symptoms, but many improve with epidural steroid injections...
  16. pmc Validation, reliability, and complications of a tethering scoliosis model in the rabbit
    Patricia M Kallemeier
    Orthopedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Eur Spine J 15:449-56. 2006
    ..Because this technique does not violate thoracic or spinal tissues, it may be useful in the investigation of secondary physiologic effects of mechanically-induced scoliosis, and may be scalable to larger animal species...

Research Grants1

  1. Development of a Spinal Intervertebral Disc Prosthesis
    GLENN BUTTERMANN; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..The objective of Phase I is to demonstrate that the device restores normal spine biomechanics (range of motion and stiffness) and is durable in fatigue testing. ..