Philip J Belmont

Summary

Affiliation: Walter Reed Army Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Thirty-day postoperative complications and mortality following total knee arthroplasty: incidence and risk factors among a national sample of 15,321 patients
    Philip J Belmont
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 North Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920 E mail address for P J Belmont, Jr E mail address for G P
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 96:20-6. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Combat musculoskeletal wounds in a US Army Brigade Combat Team during operation Iraqi Freedom
    Philip J Belmont
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX, USA
    J Trauma 71:E1-7. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Incidence and epidemiology of combat injuries sustained during "the surge" portion of operation Iraqi Freedom by a U.S. Army brigade combat team
    Philip J Belmont
    Department of Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery Service, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 5005 North Piedras, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Trauma 68:204-10. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of combat wounds in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom: orthopaedic burden of disease
    Philip J Belmont
    Associate Professor, USUHS, Orthopaedic Surgery Service, William Beaumont Army Medical Center Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 N Piedras, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 19:2-7. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Spinal injuries in United States military personnel deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan: an epidemiological investigation involving 7877 combat casualties from 2005 to 2009
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX and Statistical Consulting Laboratory, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1770-8. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint The incidence of low back pain in active duty United States military service members
    Jeffrey Knox
    Department of Surgery, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1492-500. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors for syndesmotic and medial ankle sprain: role of sex, sport, and level of competition
    Brian R Waterman
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:992-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Disease and nonbattle injuries sustained by a U.S. Army Brigade Combat Team during Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Philip J Belmont
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    Mil Med 175:469-76. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient-based and surgical characteristics associated with the acute development of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism after spine surgery
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX and Statistical Consulting Laboratory, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1892-8. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Incidence of greater trochanteric pain syndrome in active duty US military servicemembers
    Elizabeth Blank
    Orthopaedic Surgery Service, General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, USA
    Orthopedics 35:e1022-7. 2012

Detail Information

Publications45

  1. doi request reprint Thirty-day postoperative complications and mortality following total knee arthroplasty: incidence and risk factors among a national sample of 15,321 patients
    Philip J Belmont
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 North Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920 E mail address for P J Belmont, Jr E mail address for G P
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 96:20-6. 2014
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  2. ncbi request reprint Combat musculoskeletal wounds in a US Army Brigade Combat Team during operation Iraqi Freedom
    Philip J Belmont
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX, USA
    J Trauma 71:E1-7. 2011
    ..A prospective, longitudinal analysis of musculoskeletal combat injuries sustained by a large combat-deployed maneuver unit has not previously been performed...
  3. doi request reprint Incidence and epidemiology of combat injuries sustained during "the surge" portion of operation Iraqi Freedom by a U.S. Army brigade combat team
    Philip J Belmont
    Department of Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery Service, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 5005 North Piedras, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Trauma 68:204-10. 2010
    ..A prospective, longitudinal analysis of injuries sustained by a large combat-deployed maneuver unit has not been previously performed...
  4. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of combat wounds in Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom: orthopaedic burden of disease
    Philip J Belmont
    Associate Professor, USUHS, Orthopaedic Surgery Service, William Beaumont Army Medical Center Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 N Piedras, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 19:2-7. 2010
    ..Collection and careful examination of orthopaedic combat casualties will allow for improved military personnel protective measures and treatment of injured soldiers...
  5. doi request reprint Spinal injuries in United States military personnel deployed to Iraq and Afghanistan: an epidemiological investigation involving 7877 combat casualties from 2005 to 2009
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX and Statistical Consulting Laboratory, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1770-8. 2013
    ..Retrospective analysis of a prospective data set...
  6. ncbi request reprint The incidence of low back pain in active duty United States military service members
    Jeffrey Knox
    Department of Surgery, Tripler Army Medical Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1492-500. 2011
    ..Epidemiological study...
  7. doi request reprint Risk factors for syndesmotic and medial ankle sprain: role of sex, sport, and level of competition
    Brian R Waterman
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:992-8. 2011
    ..Syndesmotic and medial ankle sprains constitute up to 15% of all ankle sprains in athletic populations and can result in significant time lost to injury and long-term disability...
  8. ncbi request reprint Disease and nonbattle injuries sustained by a U.S. Army Brigade Combat Team during Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Philip J Belmont
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    Mil Med 175:469-76. 2010
    ..A longitudinal cohort analysis of disease nonbattle injuries (DNBI) sustained by a large combat-deployed maneuver unit has not been performed...
  9. ncbi request reprint Patient-based and surgical characteristics associated with the acute development of deep venous thrombosis and pulmonary embolism after spine surgery
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX and Statistical Consulting Laboratory, University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, TX
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1892-8. 2013
    ..Retrospective analysis of a prospectively collected data set...
  10. doi request reprint Incidence of greater trochanteric pain syndrome in active duty US military servicemembers
    Elizabeth Blank
    Orthopaedic Surgery Service, General Leonard Wood Army Community Hospital, Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, USA
    Orthopedics 35:e1022-7. 2012
    ..27-1.38). Female servicemembers had a five-fold greater incidence of greater trochanteric pain syndrome. Increasing age, enlisted rank groups, and service in the Army, Marines, or Air Force were also significant risk factors...
  11. doi request reprint Characterization of spinal injuries sustained by American service members killed in Iraq and Afghanistan: a study of 2,089 instances of spine trauma
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 74:1112-8. 2013
    ..This study sought to characterize spine injuries among soldiers killed in Iraq or Afghanistan whose autopsy results were stored by the Armed Forces Medical Examiner System...
  12. doi request reprint Shoulder arthroscopy simulator performance correlates with resident and shoulder arthroscopy experience
    Kevin D Martin
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:e160. 2012
    ..Our goal was to evaluate the correlation between timed task performance on an arthroscopic shoulder simulator and both resident experience and shoulder arthroscopy experience...
  13. doi request reprint Risk factors for immediate postoperative complications and mortality following spine surgery: a study of 3475 patients from the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 North Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1577-82. 2011
    ..This investigation sought to identify risk factors for immediate postoperative morbidity and mortality among a large series of patients undergoing spine surgery who were prospectively entered into a national registry...
  14. doi request reprint The epidemiology of ankle sprains in the United States
    Brian R Waterman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 5005 North Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920 5001, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:2279-84. 2010
    ..It was our hypothesis that ankle sprain is influenced by sex, race, age, and involvement in athletics...
  15. ncbi request reprint The impact of resident involvement on post-operative morbidity and mortality following orthopaedic procedures: a study of 43,343 cases
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 N Piedras Street, El Paso, TX, 79920, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 133:1483-91. 2013
    ....
  16. doi request reprint The nature and incidence of musculoskeletal combat wounds in Iraq and Afghanistan (2005-2009)
    Philip J Belmont
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 27:e107-13. 2013
    ..This investigation sought to describe orthopaedic wounds sustained by service members deployed to Iraq or Afghanistan from 2005 to 2009...
  17. ncbi request reprint Patellar dislocation in the United States: role of sex, age, race, and athletic participation
    Brian R Waterman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas 79920 5001, USA
    J Knee Surg 25:51-7. 2012
    ..Black and white race are a significant risk factor for patellar dislocation when compared with Hispanic race. Half of all patellar dislocation occurs during athletic activity. This study was conducted on the Level of evidence II...
  18. doi request reprint Non-emergent orthopaedic injuries sustained by soldiers in Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Gens P Goodman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas 79920, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:728-35. 2012
    ..Many of these soldiers sustain non-emergent musculoskeletal injuries that initially are treated nonoperatively and ultimately require surgery following their combat tour...
  19. doi request reprint Low back pain in the United States: incidence and risk factors for presentation in the emergency setting
    Brian R Waterman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 N Piedras St, El Paso, TX 79920 5001, USA
    Spine J 12:63-70. 2012
    ..Low back pain is prevalent in the United States. At the present time, no large longitudinal study is available characterizing the incidence of this condition in the US population or identifying potential risk factors for its development...
  20. ncbi request reprint Burden of musculoskeletal disease and nonbattle nontraumatic injury in both war and disaster zones
    Brian R Waterman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX 79920 5001, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 20:23-9. 2011
    ..Further, prior reports from the military setting may serve to inform the broader population on the ultimate burden of nontraumatic injury and illness in recent disasters, particularly as they relate to musculoskeletal health...
  21. doi request reprint Risk factors for 30-day postoperative complications and mortality after below-knee amputation: a study of 2,911 patients from the national surgical quality improvement program
    Philip J Belmont
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 213:370-8. 2011
    ..This investigation sought to evaluate risk factors for morbidity and mortality from a large series of below-knee amputees prospectively entered in a national database...
  22. doi request reprint Temporal changes in combat casualties from afghanistan by nationality: 2006-2010
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 N Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    Mil Med 178:389-93. 2013
    ..For Canadians, no significant change in IED fatalities as compared to total number of troops, or total combat deaths, was appreciated at any point in the study...
  23. doi request reprint The nature and extent of war injuries sustained by combat specialty personnel killed and wounded in Afghanistan and Iraq, 2003-2011
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, Texas 79920, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 75:287-91. 2013
    ..Previous studies regarding combat wounding have a limited translational capacity due to inclusion of soldiers from all military branches and occupational specialties as well as a lack of information regarding soldiers who died in theater...
  24. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for chronic exertional compartment syndrome in a physically active military population
    Brian R Waterman
    Brian R Waterman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 5005 North Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920 5001
    Am J Sports Med 41:2545-9. 2013
    ..While anatomic risk factors of CECS have been proposed, there is no existing study that evaluates the correlation of demographic and occupational risk factors and the overall incidence rate of CECS in an active military population...
  25. doi request reprint Combat wounds in Iraq and Afghanistan from 2005 to 2009
    Philip J Belmont
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX, USA
    J Trauma Acute Care Surg 73:3-12. 2012
    ..This investigation sought to characterize the incidence and epidemiology of combat-related injuries for this period...
  26. doi request reprint Epidemiology of Major League Baseball injuries
    Matthew Posner
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas, USA
    Am J Sports Med 39:1676-80. 2011
    ..Little is known about the injury rates in Major League Baseball (MLB) players, as a formal injury surveillance system does not exist. The goal of this study was to characterize the epidemiology of MLB injuries over a 7-year period...
  27. doi request reprint Arthroscopic basic task performance in shoulder simulator model correlates with similar task performance in cadavers
    Kevin D Martin
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:e1271-5. 2011
    ..Our goal was to evaluate the correlation between timed task performance in an arthroscopic shoulder simulator and timed task performance in a cadaveric shoulder arthroscopy model...
  28. ncbi request reprint Overview of the military orthopaedic surgery residency application and selection process
    Philip J Belmont
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 North Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    Mil Med 178:1016-23. 2013
    ..Applicants who have completed an internship are similarly scored with points awarded for internship and operational tour performance. ..
  29. doi request reprint Characterization of combat-related spinal injuries sustained by a US Army Brigade Combat Team during Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    Spine J 12:771-6. 2012
    ..Despite recent investigations into the scope of injuries sustained by soldiers in Iraq and Afghanistan, little information is available regarding the incidence and epidemiology of spine trauma in this population...
  30. doi request reprint The incidence of plantar fasciitis in the United States military
    Danielle L Scher
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2867-72. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the incidence rate and demographic risk factors of plantar fasciitis in an ethnically diverse and physically active population of United States military service members...
  31. ncbi request reprint Incidence and risk factors for lumbar degenerative disc disease in the United States military 1999-2008
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 5005 North Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    Mil Med 176:1320-4. 2011
    ..The incidence of lumbar DDD in this young, racially diverse, and physically active population is higher than most other degenerative conditions...
  32. doi request reprint Epidemiology of psychiatric disorders sustained by a U.S. Army brigade combat team during the Iraq War
    Gens P Goodman
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 33:51-7. 2011
    ..This study was designed to describe the epidemiology of psychiatric illnesses experienced by soldiers in a combat environment, which has been previously underreported...
  33. doi request reprint Occupational driving as a risk factor for low back pain in active-duty military service members
    Jeffrey B Knox
    Orthopaedic Surgery Service, Department of Surgery, Tripler Army Medical Center, 1 Jarrett White Rd, Honolulu, HI 96859, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 14:592-7. 2014
    ..Although occupational driving has been associated with low back pain, little has been reported on the incidence rates for this disorder...
  34. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for complications and in-hospital mortality following hip fractures: a study using the National Trauma Data Bank
    Philip J Belmont
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 N Piedras Street, El Paso, TX, 79920, USA
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 134:597-604. 2014
    ..Retrospective review of prospectively collected data...
  35. doi request reprint Outcomes after spine surgery among racial/ethnic minorities: a meta-analysis of the literature
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 N Piedras St, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    Spine J 11:381-8. 2011
    ..However, the role that race/ethnicity may play in influencing outcomes after spine surgery has not been previously studied...
  36. doi request reprint Epidemiology of ankle sprain at the United States Military Academy
    Brian R Waterman
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX, USA
    Am J Sports Med 38:797-803. 2010
    ..Ankle sprain is a common injury in athletic populations that results in significant time lost to injury...
  37. doi request reprint Patient demographics, insurance status, race, and ethnicity as predictors of morbidity and mortality after spine trauma: a study using the National Trauma Data Bank
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 5005 N Piedras St, El Paso, TX 79920, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 13:1766-73. 2013
    ..At present, no study exists capable of predicting the impact of demographic factors, injury-specific predictors, race, ethnicity, and insurance status on morbidity and mortality after spine trauma...
  38. doi request reprint Pelvic trauma: What are the predictors of mortality and cardiac, venous thrombo-embolic and infectious complications following injury?
    William Arroyo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX, United States
    Injury 44:1745-9. 2013
    ..This study sought to determine risk factors that influence mortality, cardiac events, venous thrombo-embolic disease (VTED), and infection following fractures of the pelvis and/or acetabulum...
  39. ncbi request reprint Functional outcomes of hip arthroplasty in active duty military service members
    Anton Y Jorgensen
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 22:16-22. 2013
    ..39; 95% CI, 1.50, 7.94). Despite encouraging results in the civilian literature, this study documents modest retention rates on active duty at a minimum of 2 years after primary hip arthroplasty...
  40. ncbi request reprint Publication rate of presentations at an annual military orthopaedic meeting
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 21:204-9. 2012
    ..Nonetheless, more than half of abstracts presented at the SOMOS meetings remain unpublished...
  41. doi request reprint Pelvic, spinal and extremity wounds among combat-specific personnel serving in Iraq and Afghanistan (2003-2011): A new paradigm in military musculoskeletal medicine
    Andrew J Schoenfeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX, United States
    Injury 44:1866-70. 2013
    ..This investigation endeavoured to develop a comprehensive catalogue of the extent of musculoskeletal trauma, as well as the frequency of distinct injuries, among soldiers possessing a single combat-specific specialty...
  42. doi request reprint The incidence of primary hip osteoarthritis in active duty US military servicemembers
    Danielle L Scher
    William Beaumont Army Medical Center, El Paso, Texas, USA
    Arthritis Rheum 61:468-75. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the incidence rate and demographic risk factors of hip OA in an ethnically diverse and physically active population of US military servicemembers...
  43. pmc Case report: Osteonecrosis of the femoral head after hip arthroscopy
    Danielle L Scher
    Orthopaedic Surgery Service, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 5005 N Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:3121-5. 2010
    ..Although osteonecrosis is a concern with any surgical procedure about the hip, this complication has been primarily a theoretical concern with hip arthroscopy...
  44. ncbi request reprint Early analysis of the United States Army's telemedicine orthopaedic consultation program
    Elizabeth Blank
    Orthopaedic Surgery Department, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 5005 North Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920, USA
    J Surg Orthop Adv 20:50-5. 2011
    ....
  45. doi request reprint Results of the anatomic medullary locking total hip arthroplasty at a minimum of twenty years. A concise follow-up of previous reports
    Philip J Belmont
    Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Service, William Beaumont Army Medical Center, 5005 North Piedras Street, El Paso, TX 79920 5001, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1524-30. 2008
    ..8% +/- 5.2% for the acetabular shell and 97.8% +/- 2.2% for the stem. The most common reoperation was polyethylene exchange because of wear or osteolysis...