Daniel S Horwitz
Affiliation: University of Utah
- The economic impact of reprocessing external fixation componentsDaniel S Horwitz
Department of Orthopaedics, University of Utah, 590 Wakara Way, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2132-6. 2007..We report the rate of manufacturer recertification and institutional cost savings associated with a reuse program approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration...
- Measuring contact area, force, and pressure for bioengineering applications: using Fuji Film and TekScan systemsKent N Bachus
Orthopaedic Research Laboratory, University of Utah Orthopaedic Center, 590 Wakara Way, A0100, Salt Lake City, 84108, USA
Med Eng Phys 28:483-8. 2006..Specifically, the TekScan system was found to be more accurate than either of the Fuji Film methods when estimating area and pressure...
- Damage control nailingThomas F Higgins
University of Utah Department of Orthopaedics, Salt Lake City, Utah 84108, USA
J Orthop Trauma 21:477-81; dicussion 481-4. 2007..This technique offers the advantages of rapid stabilization performed under controlled circumstances in the operating room, without some of the disadvantages of using external fixation in this situation...
- Healing and graft-site morbidity rates for midshaft clavicle nonunions treated with open reduction and internal fixation augmented with iliac crest aspirationRobert Z Tashjian
Department of Orthopaedics, University of Utah School of Medicine, University of Utah Orthopaedic Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84108, USA
Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 38:133-6. 2009..Clavicle nonunions treated with iliac crest aspirate augmentation have healing rates comparable to those of nonunions treated with autograft, as reported in the literature, and there is no graft-harvest-site morbidity...
- Cyclic loading of olecranon fracture fixation constructsDouglas T Hutchinson
Department of Orthopaedics, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City 84132, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:831-7. 2003..The purpose of the present study was to test multiple olecranon fixation techniques under physiologic cyclic loads...