Hassan R Mir
Affiliation: Vanderbilt University
- Is it safe to place a tibial intramedullary nail through a traumatic knee arthrotomy?Jennifer M Bauer
Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute, Nashville, TN
Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 43:118-21. 2014..In our sample, the practice presented no increased risk either for infection (at the knee or the fracture site) or for nonunion with appropriate surgical debridement. ..
- Tibia-based referencing for standard proximal tibial radiographs during intramedullary nailingJesse E Bible
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 42:E95-8. 2013..Tibia-based radiographic referencing is useful for intramedullary nailing cases in which knee or proximal tibiofibular joint anatomy is altered. ..
- Biomechanical effects of the nail entry zone and anterior cortical bone loss on the proximal tibiaHassan R Mir
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, USA
J Orthop Trauma 27:34-41. 2013....
- When things don't work out: finding another jobHassan R Mir
Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232 8774, USA
J Orthop Trauma 25:S131-4. 2011..There are many resources available that can be helpful to make a successful transition...
- Orthopaedic resident and program director opinions of resident duty hours: a national surveyHassan R Mir
Department of Orthopaedics, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:e1421-9. 2011..S. regarding the 2003 and 2011 ACGME resident duty-hour regulations and the effects of these regulations on resident education and patient care...
- Quantification of anterior cortical bone removal and intermeniscal ligament damage at the tibial nail entry zone using parapatellar and retropatellar approachesJesse E Bible
Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN 37232 8774, USA
J Orthop Trauma 27:437-41. 2013..The purpose of this study was to quantify the amount of anterior bone removed at the nail entry zone and assess damage to adjacent intra-articular structures using both parapatellar and retropatellar techniques...
- One-year mortality after acetabular fractures in elderly patients presenting to a level-1 trauma centerJesse E Bible
Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute, Nashville, TN
J Orthop Trauma 28:154-9. 2014..To evaluate the 1-year mortality of elderly patients after isolated acetabular fractures treated both operatively and nonoperatively, and compared with nonisolated fractures...
- Patterns of costs and spending among orthopedic surgeons across the United States: a national surveyVasanth Sathiyakumar
The Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute Center for Health Policy, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 43:E7-13. 2014..2 billion. Orthopedic spending is a significant component of national healthcare expenditure...
- Health literacy in an orthopedic trauma patient population: a cross-sectional survey of patient comprehensionRishin J Kadakia
University Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute Center for Health Policy, Nashville, TN, USA
J Orthop Trauma 27:467-71. 2013....
- Health literacy in an orthopaedic trauma patient population: improving patient comprehension with informational interventionJames M Tsahakis
Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
J Orthop Trauma 28:e75-9. 2014..It also seeks to determine if the intervention has a greater impact on patients with lower educational backgrounds...
- The prevalence and costs of defensive medicine among orthopaedic trauma surgeons: a national survey studyVasanth Sathiyakumar
Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute Center for Health Policy, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
J Orthop Trauma 27:592-7. 2013..Defensive medicine includes medical practices that exonerate physicians from liability without benefit to patients. The national prevalence of defensive medicine in orthopaedic trauma surgery has not been investigated...
- Analysis of retrograde femoral intramedullary nail placement through traumatic knee arthrotomiesJesse E Bible
Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute, Nashville, TN 37232 8774, USA
J Orthop Trauma 27:217-20. 2013..To analyze the rate of postoperative infection after retrograde femoral nail placement in the setting of traumatic knee arthrotomy (KA)...
- One-year mortality after isolated pelvic fractures with posterior ring involvement in elderly patientsJesse E Bible
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute, Medical Center East, South Tower, Ste 4200, 1215 21st Ave S, Nashville, TN 37232 8774, USA
Orthopedics 36:760-4. 2013..Although age was identified as a significant variable differing between patients treated operatively vs nonoperatively, comorbidities were not...
- The link between texting and motor vehicle collision frequency in the orthopaedic trauma populationNeil M Issar
Vanderbilt Orthopaedic Institute, Center for Health Policy, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN 37232 8774, USA
J Inj Violence Res 5:95-100. 2013..This study will evaluate whether or not texting frequency while driving and/or texting frequency in general are associated with an increased risk of incurring a motor vehicle collision (MVC) resulting in orthopaedic trauma injuries...
- Analysis of single-incision versus dual-incision fasciotomy for tibial fractures with acute compartment syndromeJesse E Bible
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
J Orthop Trauma 27:607-11. 2013..To analyze the rate of postoperative infection and nonunion after tibial fractures in patients treated for acute compartment syndrome (ACS) using (1) single-incision versus (2) dual-incision fasciotomy technique...