Boris A Zelle

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of distal tibia fractures without articular involvement: a systematic review of 1125 fractures
    Boris A Zelle
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:76-9. 2006
  2. doi request reprint Extracorporeal shock wave therapy: current evidence
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:S66-70. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Influence of workers' compensation eligibility upon functional recovery 10 to 28 years after polytrauma
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Am J Surg 190:30-6. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The impact of injuries below the knee joint on the long-term functional outcome following polytrauma
    B A Zelle
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Injury 36:169-77. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Management of late posttraumatic kyphosis with anterior Z-plate instrumentation
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:76-80. 2008
  6. pmc Sacral fractures with neurological injury: is early decompression beneficial?
    B A Zelle
    Division of Orthopaedic Traumatology, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Kaufmann Building, Suite 1011, 3471 Fifth Avenue, PA 15213, USA
    Int Orthop 28:244-51. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Head injury in polytrauma-Is there an effect on outcome more than 10 years after the injury?
    Christian Zeckey
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Brain Inj 25:551-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Anatomical double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Sports Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Sports Med 36:99-108. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Double-bundle reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament: anatomic and biomechanical rationale
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 15:87-96. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in patients with multiple injuries and traumatic brain injury 10+ years postinjury
    Jennifer Steel
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Trauma 69:523-30; discussion 530-1. 2010

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Treatment of distal tibia fractures without articular involvement: a systematic review of 1125 fractures
    Boris A Zelle
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 20:76-9. 2006
    ..The optimal treatment of unstable distal tibia without articular involvement remains controversial...
  2. doi request reprint Extracorporeal shock wave therapy: current evidence
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:S66-70. 2010
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Influence of workers' compensation eligibility upon functional recovery 10 to 28 years after polytrauma
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Am J Surg 190:30-6. 2005
    ..The aim of the current study was to compare the long-term functional outcome after polytrauma between work-related and non-work-related injuries at a minimum follow-up of 10 years...
  4. ncbi request reprint The impact of injuries below the knee joint on the long-term functional outcome following polytrauma
    B A Zelle
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Injury 36:169-77. 2005
    ..We suggest that delayed treatment, thin soft tissue envelope below the knee joint, high-energy trauma, unfavorable blood supply, and complex fracture patterns contribute to these unfavorable outcomes...
  5. ncbi request reprint Management of late posttraumatic kyphosis with anterior Z-plate instrumentation
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 37:76-80. 2008
    ..9 degrees kyphotic angle was recorded at follow-up. Anterior stabilization with the Z-plate is a technically feasible procedure in patients with LPK. Long-term postthoracotomy pain seems to be a significant problem in these patients...
  6. pmc Sacral fractures with neurological injury: is early decompression beneficial?
    B A Zelle
    Division of Orthopaedic Traumatology, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Kaufmann Building, Suite 1011, 3471 Fifth Avenue, PA 15213, USA
    Int Orthop 28:244-51. 2004
    ..044). We therefore believe that patients undergoing surgical decompression achieve better neurological improvement and better functional results...
  7. doi request reprint Head injury in polytrauma-Is there an effect on outcome more than 10 years after the injury?
    Christian Zeckey
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School, Germany
    Brain Inj 25:551-9. 2011
    ..However, knowledge about the impact on the long-term outcome is sparse. Therefore, this study analysed the role of head injuries on the outcome of polytrauma patients more than 10 years after injury in a matched-pair analysis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Anatomical double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Sports Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Sports Med 36:99-108. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Double-bundle reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament: anatomic and biomechanical rationale
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 15:87-96. 2007
    ..Studies are needed to evaluate the clinical impact of double-bundle reconstruction techniques on long-term functional outcomes...
  10. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in patients with multiple injuries and traumatic brain injury 10+ years postinjury
    Jennifer Steel
    Department of Surgery, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Trauma 69:523-30; discussion 530-1. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the long-term physical and psychological consequences of multiple blunt forced trauma at ≥ 10-year follow-up for patients with and without traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
  11. doi request reprint Soft tissue and biomechanical challenges encountered with the management of distal tibia nonunions
    Ivan S Tarkin
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Traumatology, University of Pittsburgh, 3471 Fifth Avenue, Suite 911, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Orthop Clin North Am 41:119-26; table of contents. 2010
    ..Attention must be focused on providing mechanical stability at the site of nonunion and providing biologic supplementation...
  12. doi request reprint Late death after multiple severe trauma: when does it occur and what are the causes?
    Christian Probst
    Department of Orthopaedic Trauma, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Trauma 66:1212-7. 2009
    ..We report on long-term mortality and causes of death in patients with multiple injures up to 30 years after the initial injury...
  13. ncbi request reprint Total hip arthroplasty in young patients using the thrust plate prosthesis: clinical and radiological results
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 124:310-6. 2004
    ..The theoretical advantage of leaving diaphyseal bone intact is easier conversion to a stemmed prosthesis. This retrospective study evaluated the medium- and short-term results after total joint replacement using the third generation TPP...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gene transfer to the tendon-bone insertion site
    Christian Lattermann
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3471 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 12:510-5. 2004
    ..This study has shown the feasibility of gene delivery to the tendon-bone interface and provides the basis for the application adenoviral delivery of growth factor genes to the tendon-bone insertion site...
  15. ncbi request reprint [Complex knee injury in polytraumatized patients]
    P Kobbe
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Kaufmann Medical Building Suite 1010, 3471 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Unfallchirurg 110:235-42; quiz 243. 2007
    ..To avoid further compromise to soft tissue and perfusion, temporary joint and fracture stabilization is required. Definitive surgery has to be delayed until the 2 week period, starting between the fifth and tenth day after trauma...
  16. ncbi request reprint Reamed femoral nailing in sheep: does irrigation and aspiration of intramedullary contents alter the systemic response?
    Hans Christoph Pape
    Department of Trauma Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Carl Neuberg Strasse 1, 30625 Hannover, Germany
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2515-22. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether this effect can be minimized by use of a reamer system that provides simultaneous irrigation and aspiration of intramedullary contents...
  17. doi request reprint Loss of follow-up in orthopaedic trauma: is 80% follow-up still acceptable?
    Boris A Zelle
    Division of Orthopaedic Traumatology, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UT Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 27:177-81. 2013
    ..However, these guidelines have not been established through scientific investigations. The goal of this study was to evaluate how loss of follow-up influences the statistical significance in a trauma database...
  18. ncbi request reprint Arthroscopic double-bundle anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction: an anatomic approach
    Peter S Cha
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Center for Sports Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Arthroscopy 21:1275. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint Exchange reamed nailing for aseptic nonunion of the tibia
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Orthopaedic Traumatology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Trauma 57:1053-9. 2004
    ..Exchange reamed nailing of the tibia is a common procedure in the treatment of an aseptic tibial nonunion. However, reports in the literature supporting this technique are limited...
  20. ncbi request reprint No mid-term difference in mosaicplasty in previously treated versus previously untreated patients with osteochondral lesions of the talus
    Carl Haasper
    Trauma Department, Hannover Medical School MHH, Carl Neuberg Str 1, 30625, Hannover, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 128:499-504. 2008
    ..We hypothesized that in patients suffering osteochondral lesions of the talus, favorable outcomes are obtained in patients undergoing primary mosaicplasty as compared to patients undergoing secondary mosaicplasty...
  21. pmc Case report : recurrent piriformis syndrome after surgical release
    Philipp Kobbe
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Trauma, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Kaufmann Building, Suite 1010, 3471 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:1745-8. 2008
    ..On revision surgery, polytetrafluoroethylene pledgets were placed around the sciatic nerve to avoid compression and entrapment by scar tissue. Both patients had satisfactory outcomes at 3 years followup...
  22. ncbi request reprint Functional outcome following scapulothoracic dissociation
    Boris A Zelle
    Investigation Performed at the Department of Trauma Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:2-8. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the functional outcome following scapulothoracic dissociation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Lack of diversity in orthopaedic trials conducted in the United States
    Jeremy S Somerson
    Division of Orthopaedic Traumatology, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, MC 7774, San Antonio, TX 78229 E mail address for B A Zelle
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 96:e56. 2014
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  24. ncbi request reprint The arthroscopic appearance of a normal anterior cruciate ligament in a posterior cruciate ligament-deficient knee: the posterolateral bundle (PLB) sign
    Anikar Chhabra
    Center for Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arthroscopy 21:1267. 2005
    ..quot; This finding confirms the individual roles of each bundle of the ACL. It is important to not misinterpret this abnormal appearance of the ACL as a partial ACL tear in a PCL-deficient knee...
  25. ncbi request reprint Sacroiliac joint dysfunction: evaluation and management
    Boris A Zelle
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Orthopaedic Traumatology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Clin J Pain 21:446-55. 2005
    ..Sacroiliac joint dysfunction is believed to be a significant source of low back and posterior pelvic pain...
  26. ncbi request reprint Bilateral sacroiliac joint dislocation without associated fracture or anterior pelvic ring injuries
    Vonda Wright
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Orthopaedic Traumatology, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 3221, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:634-7. 2004
    ..This case report documents the outcome of a patient with an uncommon injury involving bilateral SI joint dislocation without associated anterior pelvic injuries or posterior pelvic fracture...
  27. ncbi request reprint Intraarticular rupture pattern of the ACL
    Thore Zantop
    Department of Trauma, Hand and Reconstructive Surgery, Wilhelms University Muenster, Germany
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 454:48-53. 2007
    ..In 12% of the patients the PL bundle showed no signs of rupture. When performing ACL reconstruction, care should be taken when dissecting down the ACL remnants to evaluate intact fiber bundles of the ACL...
  28. ncbi request reprint Treatment of scapula fractures: systematic review of 520 fractures in 22 case series
    Michael Zlowodzki
    Evidence based Orthopaedic Trauma Working Group
    J Orthop Trauma 20:230-3. 2006
    ..Scapula fractures typically occur after high-energy trauma, and approximately 90% of the patients have associated injuries...