Francis H Shen

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Affiliation: University of Virginia
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Pelvic fixation for adult scoliosis
    Francis H Shen
    University of Virginia, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Spine Surgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
    Eur Spine J 22:S265-75. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Implications of adipose-derived stromal cells in a 3D culture system for osteogenic differentiation: an in vitro and in vivo investigation
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Spine J 13:32-43. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Successful nonoperative treatment of a three-column thoracic fracture in a patient with ankylosing spondylitis: existence and clinical significance of the fourth column of the spine
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:E423-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint A novel "four-rod technique" for lumbo-pelvic reconstruction: theory and technical considerations
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1395-401. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Cell technologies for spinal fusion
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, PO Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine J 5:231S-239S. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Careful follow-up after "successful" surgery: postoperative spondylolisthesis after anterior cervical corpectomy and fusion with instrumentation
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, P O Box 800159 Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Surg Neurol 69:637-40; discussion 640. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Osteopetrosis: "sandwich vertebrae"
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:165-6. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The use of an expandable cage for corpectomy reconstruction of vertebral body tumors through a posterior extracavitary approach: a multicenter consecutive case series of prospectively followed patients
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, PO Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Spine J 8:329-39. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of lower cervical spine fracture in ankylosing spondylitis
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 0159, USA
    J Trauma 61:1005-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Osteogenic differentiation of adipose-derived stromal cells treated with GDF-5 cultured on a novel three-dimensional sintered microsphere matrix
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, P O Box 800159, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Spine J 6:615-23. 2006

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Publications71

  1. pmc Pelvic fixation for adult scoliosis
    Francis H Shen
    University of Virginia, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Spine Surgery, University of Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
    Eur Spine J 22:S265-75. 2013
    ..The purpose of this article is to discuss the history, indications, and modern fixation techniques for pelvic fixation in the surgical management of adult scoliosis patients...
  2. doi request reprint Implications of adipose-derived stromal cells in a 3D culture system for osteogenic differentiation: an in vitro and in vivo investigation
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Spine J 13:32-43. 2013
    ..However, there have been no studies exploring the ability for adipose-derived stromal (ADS) cells in a 3D culture system to undergo osteogenic differentiation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Successful nonoperative treatment of a three-column thoracic fracture in a patient with ankylosing spondylitis: existence and clinical significance of the fourth column of the spine
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:E423-7. 2007
    ..A case report...
  4. ncbi request reprint A novel "four-rod technique" for lumbo-pelvic reconstruction: theory and technical considerations
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:1395-401. 2006
    ..Surgical technique with case example...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cell technologies for spinal fusion
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, PO Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine J 5:231S-239S. 2005
    ..This review focuses on the terminology, historical underpinnings, and current research rationale and techniques and discusses the possible future of these technologies...
  6. doi request reprint Careful follow-up after "successful" surgery: postoperative spondylolisthesis after anterior cervical corpectomy and fusion with instrumentation
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, P O Box 800159 Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Surg Neurol 69:637-40; discussion 640. 2008
    ..Postoperative spondylolisthesis after an anterior cervical corpectomy with instrumentation is a serious complication that has rarely been addressed in the literature, and may potentially be underreported...
  7. ncbi request reprint Osteopetrosis: "sandwich vertebrae"
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:165-6. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint The use of an expandable cage for corpectomy reconstruction of vertebral body tumors through a posterior extracavitary approach: a multicenter consecutive case series of prospectively followed patients
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, PO Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Spine J 8:329-39. 2008
    ..Surgical management typically requires anterior decompression and reconstruction; however, these procedures can be associated with significant morbidity and mortality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of lower cervical spine fracture in ankylosing spondylitis
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 0159, USA
    J Trauma 61:1005-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Osteogenic differentiation of adipose-derived stromal cells treated with GDF-5 cultured on a novel three-dimensional sintered microsphere matrix
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, P O Box 800159, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Spine J 6:615-23. 2006
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive techniques for lumbar interbody fusions
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 38:373-86; abstract vi. 2007
    ..This article provides a general review of the history, indications, brief overview, and description of the more common minimally invasive spine surgery techniques used for achieving a lumbar interbody fusion...
  12. doi request reprint Use of a bioactive scaffold for the repair of bone defects in a novel reproducible vertebral body defect model
    Haixiang Liang
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Bone 47:197-204. 2010
    ..Although further characterization studies are needed, the bioactive PLGA scaffold developed in this study will likely adapt easily to other in vivo osteogenesis applications...
  13. ncbi request reprint Recombinant growth/differentiation factor-5 stimulates osteogenic differentiation of fat-derived stromal cells in vitro
    Qing Zeng
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Connect Tissue Res 47:264-70. 2006
    ..The ability to preferentially stimulate fat-derived stromal cells down the osteogenic pathway holds significance in a variety of clinical scenarios...
  14. doi request reprint Enhancement of matrix production and cell proliferation in human annulus cells under bioreactor culture
    Xinlin Yang
    Orthopaedic Research Lab, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Tissue Eng Part A 17:1595-603. 2011
    ..Our findings suggested that rotating bioreactor culture would be an effective technique for expansion of human annulus cells for tissue engineering driven treatment of disc degeneration...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mouse growth and differentiation factor-5 protein and DNA therapy potentiates intervertebral disc cell aggregation and chondrogenic gene expression
    Min Cui
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Hospital Drive, Cobb Hall, P O Box 800374, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine J 8:287-95. 2008
    ..Growth and differentiation factor-5 (GDF-5)-deficient mice showed abnormalities in intervertebral disc (IVD) structure and extracellular matrix. Adenovirus-mediated GDF-5 delivery can promote the growth of rabbit disc cells...
  16. pmc Contralateral radiculopathy after transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion
    Travis Hunt
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, PO Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Eur Spine J 16:311-4. 2007
    ..The authors recommend increasing both disc height and foraminal height when choosing an interbody graft, and possibly decompressing the opposite foramen when preoperative MRI demonstrates foraminal stenosis...
  17. doi request reprint Nucleus pulposus explant culture model
    Gang Feng
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Orthop Res 27:814-9. 2009
    ..NP explant culture could therefore provide an easy in vitro culture model to characterize NP cells and evaluate potential therapeutic reagents...
  18. pmc Subjective evaluation of treatment outcomes of instrumentation with pedicle screws or hybrid constructs in Lenke Type 1 and 2 adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: what happens when judges are blinded to the instrumentation?
    Vincent Arlet
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Virginia, 400 Ray C Hunt Drive, Suite 330, Charlottesville, VA, 22908, USA
    Eur Spine J 18:1927-35. 2009
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Traumatic fracture-dislocation of C5 on C6 through a previously solid multilevel anterior cervical discectomy and fusion: a case report and review of the literature
    Douglas G Orndorff
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, P O Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine J 6:55-60. 2006
    ....
  20. pmc The effects of simulated microgravity on intervertebral disc degeneration
    Li Jin
    Orthopedic Research Laboratories, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine J 13:235-42. 2013
    ..Recent studies have described histologic and biochemical changes in rat intervertebral discs after space travel, but there is still no in vitro model to investigate the effects of microgravity on disc metabolism...
  21. ncbi request reprint Is autograft the gold standard in achieving radiographic fusion in one-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with rigid anterior plate fixation?
    Dino Samartzis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:1756-61. 2005
    ..A review of 66 consecutive patients at a single institution who underwent one-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF) with rigid anterior plate fixation with allograft or autograft...
  22. doi request reprint Complications of pedicle screw fixation in scoliosis surgery: a systematic review
    John M Hicks
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:E465-70. 2010
    ..Systematic review...
  23. ncbi request reprint Does rigid instrumentation increase the fusion rate in one-level anterior cervical discectomy and fusion?
    Dino Samartzis
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison St, Suite 1063 POB, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Spine J 4:636-43. 2004
    ..Although plate fixation enhances the fusion rate in multilevel anterior cervical discectomy and fusion (ACDF), debate exists regarding the efficacy of nonplating to rigid plate fixation in one-level ACDF...
  24. ncbi request reprint Comparison of clinical and radiographic outcome in instrumented anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with or without direct uncovertebral joint decompression
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush Medical College, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison St, Suite 1063 POB, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Spine J 4:629-35. 2004
    ..Therefore, if equivalent functional outcomes can be achieved without sacrificing the uncovertebral joint, then potential morbidity and mortality could be decreased...
  25. ncbi request reprint Novel biodegradable poly(1,8-octanediol malate) for annulus fibrosus regeneration
    Yuqing Wan
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    Macromol Biosci 7:1217-24. 2007
    ..This study suggests that elastic POM scaffold may be an ideal candidate for AF tissue engineering...
  26. ncbi request reprint Growth and differentiation factor-5 (GDF-5) stimulates osteogenic differentiation and increases vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF) levels in fat-derived stromal cells in vitro
    Qing Zeng
    Orthopaedic Research Laboratories, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Bone 40:374-81. 2007
    ..These data suggest that several distinct regulatory mechanisms may exist in association with osteogenic differentiation...
  27. ncbi request reprint Delayed recognition of lumbosacral fracture dislocations in the multitrauma patient: the triad of transverse process fractures, unilateral renal contusion and lumbosacral fracture dislocation
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    J Trauma 56:700-5. 2004
  28. doi request reprint Implications of lumbar plexus anatomy for removal of total disc replacements through a posterior approach
    David B Bumpass
    University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:E274-8. 2008
    ..An anatomic study in which the lumbar plexuses of 14 embalmed cadavers were dissected bilaterally and measured using a posterior approach...
  29. ncbi request reprint Biphasic scaffold for annulus fibrosus tissue regeneration
    Yuqing Wan
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Biomaterials 29:643-52. 2008
    ..The excellent mechanical properties and biocompatibility of the BMG/PPCLM scaffold make it a promising candidate for AF repair...
  30. pmc Therapeutic effects of adenovirus-mediated growth and differentiation factor-5 in a mice disc degeneration model induced by annulus needle puncture
    Haixiang Liang
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine J 10:32-41. 2010
    ..Growth and differentiation factor-5 (GDF5), of which deficiency leads to early disc degeneration changes, has the potential to increase proliferation of disc cells and expression of extracellular matrix proteins...
  31. ncbi request reprint Percutaneous instrumentation of the thoracic and lumbar spine
    D Greg Anderson
    Thomas Jefferson University, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 38:401-8; abstract vii. 2007
    ..This article reviews the operative concepts and techniques used to place percutaneous instrumentation in the thoracolumbar spine...
  32. pmc Novel treatment of neuroinflammation against low back pain by soluble fullerol nanoparticles
    Qihai Liu
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1443-51. 2013
    ..An in vitro study to investigate the anti-inflammatory effects of fullerol on mouse dorsal root ganglia (DRG) under tumor necrosis factor (TNF)-α induction...
  33. pmc Intervertebral disc degeneration and ectopic bone formation in apolipoprotein E knockout mice
    Dawei Zhang
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Orthop Res 31:210-7. 2013
    ..Apoptosis was increased in the ApoE KO NP tissue. These results suggest early disc degeneration changes in the ApoE KO mice. ApoE may play a critical role in disc integrity and function...
  34. doi request reprint Clinically relevant anatomy of high anterior cervical approach
    Justin M Haller
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Utah Health System, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:2116-21. 2011
    ..An anatomic study of anterior cervical dissection of 11 embalmed cadavers and measurement of structures relative to cervical spine...
  35. doi request reprint The reaction of bone to tumor growth from human breast cancer cells in a rat spine single metastasis model
    Haixiang Liang
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Research Laboratories, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:497-504. 2011
    ..In vivo experiments to develop a rat spine single metastasis model by using human breast cancer cells...
  36. ncbi request reprint Expandable cage placement via a posterolateral approach in lumbar spine reconstructions. Technical note
    Travis Hunt
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 0159, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 5:271-4. 2006
    ..One case example is provided to illustrate the technique...
  37. ncbi request reprint Small-caliber gunshot wound with fragment lodged in thoracic foramen in a patient with partial Brown-Sequard syndrome
    Douglas G Orndorff
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:E55-8. 2008
  38. ncbi request reprint Comparison of allograft to autograft in multilevel anterior cervical discectomy and fusion with rigid plate fixation
    Dino Samartzis
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush Medical College, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Spine J 3:451-9. 2003
    ..Anterior plate fixation increases fusion rate in multilevel ACDF. A debate still exists between the effectiveness of allograft versus autograft in plated multilevel ACDF...
  39. ncbi request reprint Traumatic scoliosis
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Lancet 365:910. 2005
  40. doi request reprint A novel strategy of spine defect repair with a degradable bioactive scaffold preloaded with adipose-derived stromal cells
    Haixiang Liang
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic Research Laboratories, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Cobb Hall, Room B057, Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine J 14:445-54. 2014
    ..However, the strategy of using adipose-derived stromal (ADS) cells with bioactive scaffold for the repair of spinal bone defects has seldom been studied...
  41. pmc Fullerol nanoparticles suppress inflammatory response and adipogenesis of vertebral bone marrow stromal cells--a potential novel treatment for intervertebral disc degeneration
    Qihai Liu
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Hospital Drive, Cobb Hall B039, P O Box 800374, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine J 13:1571-80. 2013
    ..Vertebral bone marrow lesions, including fatty marrow replacement and inflammatory edema, noted on magnetic resonance imaging were first described in 1988...
  42. ncbi request reprint Surgical excision of the hemivertebra in congenital scoliosis
    Francis H Shen
    University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 199:652-3. 2004
  43. doi request reprint Clinically relevant anatomy of recurrent laryngeal nerve
    Justin M Haller
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Utah School of Medicine, Salt Lake City, UT, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:97-100. 2012
    ..An anatomic study of anterior cervical dissection of 11 embalmed cadavers...
  44. ncbi request reprint Rheumatoid arthritis: evaluation and surgical management of the cervical spine
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rush Medical College, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1725 West Harrison Street, Suite 1063 POB, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Spine J 4:689-700. 2004
    ..Because these lesions are common and missed diagnosis can result in death, early recognition is vital...
  45. ncbi request reprint Cervical spine fracture in the ankylosing spondylitis patient
    Francis H Shen
    University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 200:632-3. 2005
  46. ncbi request reprint Radiographic assessment of segmental motion at the atlantoaxial junction in the Klippel-Feil patient
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:171-7. 2006
    ..A retrospective review of 33 consecutive Klippel-Feil syndrome (KFS) patients at a single institution...
  47. ncbi request reprint Kinematic response of the spine during simulated aircraft ejections
    Andrew M Damon
    Center for Applied Biomechanics, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Virginia, 1011 Linden Ave, Charlottesville, VA 22902, USA
    Aviat Space Environ Med 81:453-9. 2010
    ..This study characterizes the vertebral motion of two postmortem human surrogates (PMHS) during a simulated catapult phase of ejection on a horizontal decelerator sled...
  48. pmc Kummell's disease: delayed post-traumatic osteonecrosis of the vertebral body
    Richard Ma
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, P O Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Eur Spine J 19:1065-70. 2010
    ..This Grand Round case highlights the clinical presentation of Kummell's disease. Aspects of the clinical entity that will be discussed include a historical review of the disease, hallmark radiographic findings and treatment options...
  49. doi request reprint Stem cells in preclinical spine studies
    Brian C Werner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia, PO Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0159 USA
    Spine J 14:542-51. 2014
    ..Adult stem cells display long-term proliferation, efficient self-renewal, and multipotent differentiation...
  50. doi request reprint Primary cervical amyloidoma: a case report and review of the literature
    Brian C Werner
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, PO Box 800159, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine J 13:e1-7. 2013
    ..Primary cervical amyloidosis is an exceedingly rare entity with exceptionally good prognosis, but requires diligence of the treating physician to establish the diagnosis and implement the appropriate surgical intervention...
  51. ncbi request reprint Nonsurgical management of acute and chronic low back pain
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 14:477-87. 2006
    ..Conflicting evidence exists regarding the use of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation...
  52. doi request reprint Candida lusitaniae discitis after discogram in an immunocompetent patient
    Brian C Werner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, 400 Ray C Hunt, Charlottesville, VA 22908, USA
    Spine J 11:e1-6. 2011
    ..It is more commonly bacterial; however, fungal discitis has been previously reported in immunocompromised patients. The management of fungal discitis in immunocompetent patients is rarely presented or addressed in the literature...
  53. doi request reprint Changes in lateral abdominal muscle thickness during an abdominal drawing-in maneuver in individuals with and without low back pain
    James R Beazell
    University of Virginia Healthsouth, Charlottesville, Virginia, USA
    Res Sports Med 19:271-82. 2011
    ..Individuals with stabilization classification LBP demonstrated no difference in lateral abdominal muscle thickness during an ADIM when compared with controls without LBP when using a pressure biofeedback device to monitor stability...
  54. ncbi request reprint Systemically administered mesenchymal stromal cells transduced with insulin-like growth factor-I localize to a fracture site and potentiate healing
    Francis H Shen
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Virginia Health Systems, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 16:651-9. 2002
    ....
  55. pmc Superior odontoid migration in the Klippel-Feil patient
    Dino Samartzis
    Graduate Division, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Eur Spine J 16:1489-97. 2007
    ..This study suggests that as motion segments diminish and coronal cervical alignment is altered, the odontoid orientation is located more superiorly, which may increase the risk of neurologic sequelae...
  56. ncbi request reprint Update on bone morphogenetic proteins and their application in spine surgery
    Dino Samartzis
    Graduate Division, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 200:236-48. 2005
  57. ncbi request reprint Giant cell tumor of the lumbar spine: operative management via spondylectomy and short-segment, 3-column reconstruction with pedicle recreation
    Dino Samartzis
    Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Surg Neurol 69:138-41; discussion 141-2. 2008
    ..Spinal reconstruction after total spondylectomy can be challenging. Traditional reconstructions typically require multisegment fixation with an association loss of segmental motion and limited 3-column reconstruction...
  58. doi request reprint 2008 Young Investigator Award: The role of congenitally fused cervical segments upon the space available for the cord and associated symptoms in Klippel-Feil patients
    Dino Samartzis
    Department of Orthopaedics, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1442-50. 2008
    ..A prospective radiographic and retrospective clinical chart review...
  59. doi request reprint Biomechanical testing of a novel four-rod technique for lumbo-pelvic reconstruction
    Brian P Kelly
    Department of Biomedical Engineering and Imaging, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN 38163, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:E400-6. 2008
    ..A biomechanical testing protocol was used to study different lumbo-pelvic fixation techniques in a human cadaveric lumbar spine model...
  60. ncbi request reprint Minimally invasive spine surgery: a historical perspective
    Dino Samartzis
    Graduate Division, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 12138 3722, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 38:305-26; abstract v. 2007
    ..This article provides a succinct historical perspective of the development of spine surgery from the more traditional, open procedures to the use of more "minimal access" or minimally invasive spine surgery procedures...
  61. ncbi request reprint Multiple and simultaneous spine fractures in ankylosing spondylitis: case report
    Dino Samartzis
    Division of Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:E711-5. 2005
    ..A case report...
  62. ncbi request reprint Faces of spine care: from advanced imaging. Severe thoracic kyphoscoliosis in a Klippel-Feil patient with complete cervical spine fusion and deformity--primum non nocere
    Dino Samartzis
    Oxford, England, UK
    Spine J 6:723-4. 2006
  63. ncbi request reprint Faces of Spine Care: From the Clinic and Imaging Suite. Klippel-Feil syndrome and associated abnormalities: the necessity for a multidisciplinary approach in patient management
    Dino Samartzis
    Cambridge, MA, USA
    Spine J 7:135-7. 2007
  64. ncbi request reprint The use of bilobed porous-coated acetabular components without structural bone graft for type III acetabular defects in revision total hip arthroplasty: a prospective study with a minimum 2-year follow-up
    Joseph T Moskal
    Roanoke Orthopaedic Center, Virginia 24018, USA
    J Arthroplasty 19:867-73. 2004
    ....
  65. ncbi request reprint Sprengel's deformity in Klippel-Feil syndrome
    Dino Samartzis
    Graduate Division, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:E512-6. 2007
    ..A retrospective study...
  66. ncbi request reprint Classification of congenitally fused cervical patterns in Klippel-Feil patients: epidemiology and role in the development of cervical spine-related symptoms
    Dino Dip Samartzis
    Division of Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, England, UK
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E798-804. 2006
    ..A retrospective cohort and series review...
  67. pmc What's your call? Postoperative iliac-crest avulsion fracture
    Dino Samartzis
    Graduate Division, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass, USA
    CMAJ 175:475-6. 2006
  68. ncbi request reprint Symptomatic cervical disc herniation in a pediatric Klippel-Feil patient: the risk of neural injury associated with extensive congenitally fused vertebrae and a hypermobile segment
    Dino Samartzis
    Division of Health Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, England
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E335-8. 2006
    ..A case report...
  69. ncbi request reprint Summary statement: biologics for spine fusion
    Jonathan N Grauer
    Spine J 5:259S. 2005
  70. ncbi request reprint The fate of stable femoral components retained during isolated acetabular revision: a six-to-twelve-year follow-up study
    Joseph T Moskal
    Roanoke Orthopaedic Center, Roanoke, Virginia 24018, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:250-5. 2002
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine the long-term results of, and the complications associated with, retention of a stable and well-fixed femoral component during isolated acetabular revision...
  71. doi request reprint The extent of fusion within the congenital Klippel-Feil segment
    Dino Samartzis
    Shriners Hospitals for Children, Chicago, IL, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:1637-42. 2008
    ..Retrospective radiographic review...