David B Thordarson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Southern California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Age-adjusted baseline data for women with hallux valgus undergoing corrective surgery
    David B Thordarson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, GNH 3900, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:66-75. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Correlation of hallux valgus surgical outcome with AOFAS forefoot score and radiological parameters
    David Thordarson
    265 Brimhall Street, Saint Paul, MN 55105, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:122-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Results of step-cut medial malleolar osteotomy
    David B Thordarson
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1520 San Pablo Avenue, Suite 2000, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:1020-3. 2006
  4. pmc Non-operative management of posterior tibialis tendon dysfunction: design of a randomized clinical trial [NCT00279630]
    Kornelia Kulig
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:49. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint SRS cancellous bone cement augmentation of calcaneal fracture fixation
    David B Thordarson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1200 N State Street, GNH 3900, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:347-52. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Resident selection: how we are doing and why?
    David B Thordarson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 459:255-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of calcaneal fractures with a low profile titanium calcaneal perimeter plate
    David B Thordarson
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 24:217-21. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of demineralized bone matrix in ankle/hindfoot fusion
    David B Thordarson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 24:557-60. 2003
  9. doi request reprint Open versus closed treatment of the fibula in Maissoneuve injuries
    Kevin Pelton
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 31:604-8. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis using a dynamically locked retrograde intramedullary nail
    Kevin Pelton
    USC Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:759-63. 2006

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Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Age-adjusted baseline data for women with hallux valgus undergoing corrective surgery
    David B Thordarson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, GNH 3900, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:66-75. 2005
    ..Functional and health-related quality-of-life data on a population of patients with hallux valgus are lacking. Similarly, the correlation of the severity of the deformity with these measures is unknown...
  2. ncbi request reprint Correlation of hallux valgus surgical outcome with AOFAS forefoot score and radiological parameters
    David Thordarson
    265 Brimhall Street, Saint Paul, MN 55105, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:122-7. 2005
    ..This study presents the 2-year followup data of a previous prospective outcome study...
  3. ncbi request reprint Results of step-cut medial malleolar osteotomy
    David B Thordarson
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1520 San Pablo Avenue, Suite 2000, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:1020-3. 2006
    ..This paper evaluates the step-cut medial malleolar osteotomy for exposure of the ankle joint...
  4. pmc Non-operative management of posterior tibialis tendon dysfunction: design of a randomized clinical trial [NCT00279630]
    Kornelia Kulig
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 7:49. 2006
    ..Findings from this study will guide the development of more efficacious PTTD intervention programs and contribute to enhanced function and quality of life in persons with posterior tibialis tendon dysfunction...
  5. ncbi request reprint SRS cancellous bone cement augmentation of calcaneal fracture fixation
    David B Thordarson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1200 N State Street, GNH 3900, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:347-52. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to evaluate a series of patients who had open reduction and internal fixation of intra-articular calcaneal fractures with calcium phosphate bone cement augmentation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Resident selection: how we are doing and why?
    David B Thordarson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 459:255-9. 2007
    ..Additional work is necessary to refine the inexact yet important science of selecting residency applicants...
  7. ncbi request reprint Open reduction and internal fixation of calcaneal fractures with a low profile titanium calcaneal perimeter plate
    David B Thordarson
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 24:217-21. 2003
    ..Use of this new plate allows for easy application as it does not require contouring, is well tolerated without complaints of hardware prominence, and none of the hardware broke prior to fracture union...
  8. ncbi request reprint Use of demineralized bone matrix in ankle/hindfoot fusion
    David B Thordarson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 24:557-60. 2003
    ..We found no difference in efficacy of the two demineralized bone matrix compounds, and were not able to demonstrate a superior union rate compared to historical controls...
  9. doi request reprint Open versus closed treatment of the fibula in Maissoneuve injuries
    Kevin Pelton
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 31:604-8. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the reduction obtained with open and closed reduction techniques of the fibular fracture with screw fixation of the syndesmosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis using a dynamically locked retrograde intramedullary nail
    Kevin Pelton
    USC Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:759-63. 2006
    ..This study evaluated the results of a dynamic retrograde intramedullary nail for fixation with posterior to anterior distal interlocking screws placed through the calcaneus for tibiotalocalcaneal fusion...
  11. doi request reprint Results of calcaneocuboid distraction arthrodesis
    Todd R Grunander
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, 1200 N State St, GNH 3900, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Surg 18:15-8. 2012
    ..We performed a retrospective review of a small series of patients who underwent a calcaneocuboid distraction arthrodesis with a femoral head allograft...
  12. doi request reprint Radiographic assessment of medial cuneiform opening wedge osteotomy for flatfoot correction
    Deborah Castaneda
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:498-500. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Effect of various hallux valgus reconstruction on sesamoid location: a radiographic study
    Eddie H Huang
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 34:99-103. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to radiographically assess the effect of an osteotomy on sesamoid location relative to the second metatarsal...
  14. doi request reprint Insertional Achilles tendinitis and Haglund's deformity
    Steve Kang
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 33:487-91. 2012
    ..The purpose of our study was to analyze the characteristics of a Haglund's deformity in patients with and without insertional Achilles tendinitis to see if there was a correlation...
  15. doi request reprint Radiography versus computed tomography for displacement assessment in calcaneal fractures
    Brent K Ogawa
    USC Department of Orthipaedic Surgery, Orthopaedics, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 30:1005-10. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper was to determine whether lateral radiographs provide superior assessment of the displacement of the posterior facet compared to coronal CT scans...
  16. ncbi request reprint Peroneal tendon subluxation repair with an indirect fibular groove deepening technique
    Brent K Ogawa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of South California, 1200 N State Street, General Hospital Room 3900, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:1194-7. 2007
    ..Peroneal tendon subluxation or dislocation is a relatively uncommon entity with multiple operative treatment methods described. This is a report of an indirect fibular groove deepening technique...
  17. doi request reprint First metatarsal length change after basilar closing wedge osteotomy for hallux valgus
    Thomas Day
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Orthopaedic, Suite 2000, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 32:S513-8. 2011
    ..Due to the relative ease of a closing wedge osteotomy, this technique was adopted but with concern over first metatarsal shortening. In this study, we primarily evaluated angular correction and first metatarsal shortening...
  18. doi request reprint Sliding oblique versus segmental resection osteotomies for lesser metatarsophalangeal joint pathology
    Rishi Garg
    Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:1009-14. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the results of a modification of the Weil osteotomy, the segmental resection metatarsal osteotomy...
  19. ncbi request reprint Medial eminence thickness with and without hallux valgus
    David B Thordarson
    Foot Ankle Int 23:48-50. 2002
    ..The average width of the medial eminence was 4.4 mm in the hallux valgus group and 4.1 mm in the control group. In most patients, hypertrophy of the medial eminence is not a component of the pathology...
  20. ncbi request reprint Failure of hallux MP preservation surgery for rheumatoid arthritis
    David B Thordarson
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:486-90. 2002
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  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of foot orthoses on tibialis posterior activation in persons with pes planus
    Kornelia Kulig
    Department of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 1540 E Alcazar Street, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 37:24-9. 2005
    ..To examine the influence of footwear on tibialis posterior (TP) activation in persons with pes planus...
  22. doi request reprint Lateral column length in adult flatfoot deformity
    Steve Kang
    University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 34:392-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of our study was to compare the lateral column length in patients with and without adult acquired flatfoot deformity to see if there was a significant difference...
  23. ncbi request reprint Surgical management of insertional calcific achilles tendinosis with a central tendon splitting approach
    Keith W Johnson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:245-50. 2006
    ..Insertional calcific Achilles tendinosis is a painful, frequently disabling condition. Numerous operative approaches for this problem have been described. This study evaluated the outcome of a central tendon splitting approach...
  24. ncbi request reprint Ingrowth of bone into absorbable bone cement: an in vivo microscopic evaluation
    Scott Herron
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 32:581-4. 2003
    ..This model may make it possible to evaluate various combinations of bone cement and bone growth factors, which could serve as an alternative to autogenous bone grafting...
  25. doi request reprint Nonsurgical management of posterior tibial tendon dysfunction with orthoses and resistive exercise: a randomized controlled trial
    Kornelia Kulig
    Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, 1540 E Alcazar St, CHP 155, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Phys Ther 89:26-37. 2009
    ..Tibialis posterior tendinopathy can lead to debilitating dysfunction. This study examined the effectiveness of orthoses and resistance exercise in the early management of tibialis posterior tendinopathy...
  26. ncbi request reprint Fusion in posttraumatic foot and ankle reconstruction
    David B Thordarson
    Foot and Ankle Trauma and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Southern California, 1200 North State Street, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 12:322-33. 2004
    ..Compression fixation, when possible, remains the treatment of choice. When bone defects are present, however, neutralization fixation may be necessary to prevent a secondary deformity that could result from impaction into a bone defect...
  27. doi request reprint Ankle fusion for definitive management of non-reconstructable pilon fractures
    Vladimir Bozic
    Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:914-8. 2008
    ..Highly comminuted pilon fractures, especially with a compromised soft tissue envelope, present a challenging treatment scenario. This study presents our results for patients managed with ankle fusion rather than ORIF...
  28. ncbi request reprint Current concepts review: peroneal tendon subluxation and dislocation
    Brent K Ogawa
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:1034-40. 2007
  29. ncbi request reprint Nerve and tendon lacerations about the foot and ankle
    David B Thordarson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 13:186-96. 2005
    ..Delayed reconstruction of tendon injuries is performed when correction of the functional deficit outweighs the morbidity of surgery...
  30. ncbi request reprint Operative management of ankle fractures in patients with diabetes mellitus
    William Costigan
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:32-7. 2007
    ..We reviewed our results in the largest series to date of this complex patient group to determine the frequency of complications...
  31. ncbi request reprint D├ębridement and primary closure of nonhealing foot wounds
    Graham Hurvitz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 33:507-9. 2004
    ..06). Irrigation, d├ębridement, and primary closure of nonhealing foot wounds can be a useful treatment option for most such patients. Complete healing or reduced wound size occurs in 95% of cases...
  32. doi request reprint Adult-acquired flatfoot deformity following posterior tibialis to dorsum transfer: a case report
    Reza Omid
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:351-3. 2008
    ..This case report presents a patient who developed a flatfoot deformity after posterior tibialis to dorsum transfer despite nonfunctioning peroneal muscles...
  33. doi request reprint Achilles lengthening/posterior tibial tenotomy with immediate weightbearing for patients with significant comorbidities
    John C Redfern
    USC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 29:325-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate Achilles lengthening with posterior tibial tenotomy and immediate weightbearing in this difficult group of patients...
  34. ncbi request reprint PLA screw fixation of Lisfranc injuries
    David B Thordarson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089 9312, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:1003-7. 2002
    ..The use of absorbable screws in this small series was found to be safe, without reaction and obviated the need for screw removal at short-term follow-up...
  35. ncbi request reprint An anatomic comparison of venous damage resulting from 2 dorsal surgical approaches to proximal interphalangeal joint arthroplasty
    Nicolas J Stratton
    Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 31:631-3. 2002
    ..Longitudinal incisions are less likely to damage these venous structures...
  36. ncbi request reprint Reliability of the Foot Function Index:: A report of the AOFAS Outcomes Committee
    Julie Agel
    University of Washington, Orthopaedics, 325 Ninth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:962-7. 2005
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Special report: highlights of the 23rd Annual Summer Meeting of the American Orthopaedic Foot And Ankle Society, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, July 13-15, 2007
    Elly Trepman
    Assistant Editor, Foot and Ankle International Fellow, American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
    Foot Ankle Int 29:105-13. 2008
  38. ncbi request reprint The association between diagnosis of plantar fasciitis and Windlass test results
    Denise De Garceau
    Foot Ankle Int 24:251-5. 2003
    ..Despite its high rate of specificity, the low rate of sensitivity of the Windlass test may limit its usefulness in the clinical evaluation in patients with plantar fasciitis...
  39. doi request reprint Editorial: patient care, professionalism, and relations with industry
    David B Thordarson
    Foot Ankle Int 29:121-3. 2008
  40. ncbi request reprint Partial calcanectomy: an alternative to below knee amputation
    Michael Bollinger
    Foot Ankle Int 23:927-32. 2002
    ..Partial calcanectomy is a viable alternative to below knee amputation with a high satisfaction level for patients with large heel ulcers with or without osteomyelitis...
  41. ncbi request reprint Special report: highlights of the 19th Annual Summer Meeting of the American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Hilton Head, South Carolina, June 27-29, 2003
    Elly Trepman
    American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 25:177-90. 2004