Matthew B Dobbs

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Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Early results of the Ponseti method for the treatment of clubfoot associated with myelomeningocele
    David J Gerlach
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Shriners Hospital for Children, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1350-9. 2009
  2. pmc CORR Insights™: Can a triple pelvic osteotomy for adult symptomatic hip dysplasia provide relief of symptoms for 25 years?
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine and Saint Louis Shriners Hospital for Children, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:591-2. 2013
  3. pmc Genetics of clubfoot
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 21:7-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Early results of a new method of treatment for idiopathic congenital vertical talus. Surgical technique
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:111-21. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Early results of a new method of treatment for idiopathic congenital vertical talus
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1192-200. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients with clubfeet treated with extensive soft-tissue release
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:986-96. 2006
  7. pmc Case report: Congenital knee dislocation in a patient with larsen syndrome and a novel filamin B mutation
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:1503-9. 2008
  8. pmc Update on clubfoot: etiology and treatment
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S60, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1146-53. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint An analysis of suboptimal outcomes of medial malleolus fractures in skeletally immature children
    Scott J Luhmann
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 41:113-6. 2012
  10. pmc Asymmetric lower-limb malformations in individuals with homeobox PITX1 gene mutation
    Christina A Gurnett
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63119, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 83:616-22. 2008

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  1. doi request reprint Early results of the Ponseti method for the treatment of clubfoot associated with myelomeningocele
    David J Gerlach
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Shriners Hospital for Children, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1350-9. 2009
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the early results of the Ponseti method for the treatment of clubfoot associated with myelomeningocele...
  2. pmc CORR Insights™: Can a triple pelvic osteotomy for adult symptomatic hip dysplasia provide relief of symptoms for 25 years?
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine and Saint Louis Shriners Hospital for Children, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 471:591-2. 2013
    ..1007/s11999-012-2701-0 ...
  3. pmc Genetics of clubfoot
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 21:7-9. 2012
    ..Future studies are needed to develop animal models to determine the exact mechanisms by which these genetic abnormalities cause clubfoot and to test other hypotheses of clubfoot pathogenesis...
  4. ncbi request reprint Early results of a new method of treatment for idiopathic congenital vertical talus. Surgical technique
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:111-21. 2007
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Early results of a new method of treatment for idiopathic congenital vertical talus
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1192-200. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up of patients with clubfeet treated with extensive soft-tissue release
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:986-96. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc Case report: Congenital knee dislocation in a patient with larsen syndrome and a novel filamin B mutation
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 466:1503-9. 2008
    ..Longer followup is needed to ensure maintenance of correction and to avoid the need for more extensive surgery, which has been the traditional treatment for congenital knee dislocation associated with Larsen syndrome...
  8. pmc Update on clubfoot: etiology and treatment
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S60, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1146-53. 2009
    ..Avoidance of extensive soft-tissue release operations in the primary treatment should be a priority, and the use of surgery for clubfoot correction should be limited to an "a la carte" mode and only after failed conservative methods...
  9. ncbi request reprint An analysis of suboptimal outcomes of medial malleolus fractures in skeletally immature children
    Scott J Luhmann
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 41:113-6. 2012
    ..Based on this study, we "recom­mend" fracture reduction and fixation if there is greater than 1 mm of fracture step-off....
  10. pmc Asymmetric lower-limb malformations in individuals with homeobox PITX1 gene mutation
    Christina A Gurnett
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63119, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 83:616-22. 2008
    ..Implication of a gene involved in early limb development in clubfoot pathogenesis also suggests additional pathways for future investigations of idiopathic clubfoot etiology in humans...
  11. doi request reprint Titanium elastic nailing radius and ulna fractures in adolescents
    Lindley Wall
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 21:482-8. 2012
    ..Flexible intramedullary nailing of both bone forearm fractures provides reliable bony union and excellent postoperative clinical results in adolescents. Level of evidence, IV...
  12. ncbi request reprint Polygenic threshold model with sex dimorphism in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: the Carter effect
    Lisa M Kruse
    Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1485-91. 2012
    ..Such a phenomenon is known as the Carter effect, and the presence of such an effect would support a multifactorial threshold model of inheritance...
  13. ncbi request reprint Complications after titanium elastic nailing of pediatric tibial fractures
    J Eric Gordon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:442-6. 2007
    ..The fixation of pediatric diaphyseal tibia fractures with titanium elastic nails is effective but has a substantial rate of delayed healing, particularly in older patients...
  14. doi request reprint Minimally invasive approach for the treatment of non-isolated congenital vertical talus
    Ornusa Chalayon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:e73. 2012
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the effectiveness of this approach for the treatment of rigid vertical talus associated with neuromuscular and/or genetic syndromes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Primary and delayed closure after open irrigation and debridement of septic arthritis in children
    J Eric Gordon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 14:101-4. 2005
    ..Care should be taken in children aged 7 and older or when concurrent osteomyelitis exists...
  16. ncbi request reprint Absence of HOXD10 mutations in idiopathic clubfoot and sporadic vertical talus
    Christina A Gurnett
    Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 462:27-31. 2007
    ..We found no evidence of linkage near the HOXD gene cluster on chromosome 2q, suggesting genes other than HOXD10 are responsible for idiopathic clubfoot...
  17. pmc Skeletal muscle contractile gene (TNNT3, MYH3, TPM2) mutations not found in vertical talus or clubfoot
    Christina A Gurnett
    Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1195-200. 2009
    ..The TNNT3 R63H recurrent mutation identified in two unrelated individuals may be associated with either DA1 or DA2B...
  18. doi request reprint Urgent reduction, fixation, and arthrotomy for unstable slipped capital femoral epiphysis
    Ryan C Chen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:687-94. 2009
    ..The management of unstable slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is controversial. A high incidence of avascular necrosis (AVN) has been reported after unstable SCFE...
  19. ncbi request reprint Use of an intramedullary rod for the treatment of congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia. Surgical technique
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:33-40. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the long-term results of a technique consisting of excision of the pseudarthrosis, autologous bone-grafting, and insertion of a Williams intramedullary rod into the tibia...
  20. pmc Copy number analysis of 413 isolated talipes equinovarus patients suggests role for transcriptional regulators of early limb development
    David M Alvarado
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    Eur J Hum Genet 21:373-80. 2013
    ....
  21. pmc Polygenic threshold model with sex dimorphism in clubfoot inheritance: the Carter effect
    Lisa M Kruse
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 South Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8111, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2688-94. 2008
    ..This phenomenon is known as the Carter effect, and the presence of such an effect supports a multifactorial threshold model of inheritance...
  22. ncbi request reprint Selective posterior thoracic fusions for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: comparison of hooks versus pedicle screws
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2400-4. 2006
    ..A retrospective review of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) patients with major thoracic-compensatory lumbar C modifier curves treated with a selective posterior fusion using an all-hook construct versus pedicle screw construct...
  23. doi request reprint Antegrade intramedullary nailing of pediatric femoral fractures using an interlocking pediatric femoral nail and a lateral trochanteric entry point
    Kathryn A Keeler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:345-51. 2009
    ..Using the lateral aspect of the greater \trochanter as the starting point avoids the tenuous blood supply of the proximal femur and did not seem to produce avascular necrosis or proximal femoral deformity in early reports...
  24. ncbi request reprint Use of an intramedullary rod for treatment of congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia. A long-term follow-up study
    Matthew B Dobbs
    St Louis Shriners Hospital for Children, St Louis, Missouri 63131, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:1186-97. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the long-term results of a technique consisting of excision of the pseudarthrosis, autologous bone-grafting, and insertion of a Williams intramedullary rod into the tibia...
  25. ncbi request reprint Diaphyseal derotational osteotomy with intramedullary fixation for correction of excessive femoral anteversion in children
    J Eric Gordon
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:548-53. 2005
    ....
  26. pmc Pitx1 haploinsufficiency causes clubfoot in humans and a clubfoot-like phenotype in mice
    David M Alvarado
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Hum Mol Genet 20:3943-52. 2011
    ..Our morphological data suggest that PITX1 haploinsufficiency may cause a developmental field defect preferentially affecting the lateral lower leg, a theory that accounts for similar findings in human clubfoot...
  27. ncbi request reprint HOXD10 M319K mutation in a family with isolated congenital vertical talus
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Child Place, Suite 45 Saint Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Orthop Res 24:448-53. 2006
    ....
  28. pmc Exome sequencing identifies an MYH3 mutation in a family with distal arthrogryposis type 1
    David M Alvarado
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 1 Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 93:1045-50. 2011
    ..Cost-effective sequencing methods are now available to examine all genes in the human genome for the purpose of establishing the genetic basis of musculoskeletal disorders...
  29. ncbi request reprint Factors predictive of outcome after use of the Ponseti method for the treatment of idiopathic clubfeet
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:22-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the patient characteristics and demographic factors related to the family that are predictive of recurrent foot deformities in patients treated with this method...
  30. ncbi request reprint A new dynamic foot abduction orthosis for clubfoot treatment
    Ryan C Chen
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:522-8. 2007
    ..01). The articulating foot abduction orthosis is well tolerated by patients and parents and results in a higher compliance rate and a lower complication rate than what were observed with the traditional foot abduction orthosis...
  31. doi request reprint Complications after pinning of supracondylar distal humerus fractures
    Ravi K Bashyal
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:704-8. 2009
    ..Few data exist regarding the rate of infection and other complications. The purpose of this study is to review a large series of children to evaluate the rate of infection and other complications...
  32. doi request reprint Interobserver and intraobserver reliability in the evaluation of mechanical axis deviation
    J Eric Gordon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:281-4. 2009
    ..The interobserver and intraobserver reliabilities of these measurements have not been evaluated...
  33. pmc Genetic linkage localizes an adolescent idiopathic scoliosis and pectus excavatum gene to chromosome 18 q
    Christina A Gurnett
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:E94-100. 2009
    ..A single large family, in which adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS) and pectus excavatum (PE) segregate as an autosomal dominant condition, was evaluated. Genome-wide linkage analysis and candidate gene sequencing were performed...
  34. doi request reprint Immobilization after pinning of supracondylar distal humerus fractures in children: use of the A-frame cast
    Kathleen E McKeon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:e1-5. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the safety, efficacy, and complications associated with acute placement of this definitive cast after closed reduction percutaneous pinning (CRPP) of acute supracondylar distal humerus fractures...
  35. pmc Magnetic resonance angiography in clubfoot and vertical talus: a feasibility study
    Lisa Kruse
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S60, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:1250-5. 2009
    ..The presence of normal arterial structure in our patient with vertical talus and CDMP-1 mutation suggests that other nonvascular etiologies may be responsible for some cases of foot deformities...
  36. ncbi request reprint Flexor digitorum accessorius longus muscle is associated with familial idiopathic clubfoot
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 25:357-9. 2005
    ..6 times more likely to have the anomalous flexor muscle than children without first-degree relatives with clubfoot (odds ratio 6.6; 95% confidence interval 3.63-11.84; P < 0.0001)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Anterior/posterior spinal instrumentation versus posterior instrumentation alone for the treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliotic curves more than 90 degrees
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2386-91. 2006
    ..A retrospective review of patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS), with curves more than 90 degrees treated with either a combined anterior/posterior spinal fusion or a posterior spinal fusion alone...
  38. ncbi request reprint Absent posterior tibial artery associated with idiopathic clubfoot. A report of two cases
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:599-602. 2004
  39. doi request reprint A treatment algorithm for stable slipped capital femoral epiphysis deformity
    Perry L Schoenecker
    Shriners Hospitals for Children, St Louis, MO 63131, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:S103-11. 2013
    ..The intent was to prepare a comprehensive algorithm providing necessary alternate treatment pathways for the variable slip deformity in accordance with the surgical experience/expertise of the treating surgeon...
  40. ncbi request reprint Combined midfoot osteotomy for severe forefoot adductus
    J Eric Gordon
    Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:74-8. 2003
    ..Ten patients followed-up for more than 6 years had no deterioration in results. This procedure provides effective, safe, predictable, and lasting correction of forefoot adductus...
  41. ncbi request reprint Intramedullary nailing of femoral fractures in children through the lateral aspect of the greater trochanter using a modified rigid humeral intramedullary nail: preliminary results of a new technique in 15 children
    J Eric Gordon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:416-22; discussion 423-4. 2004
    ..To evaluate the clinical results of intramedullary nailing of femoral shaft fractures using a rigid intramedullary nail placed through the lateral aspect of the greater trochanter in older children and adolescents...
  42. ncbi request reprint Bleeding complications following percutaneous tendoachilles tenotomy in the treatment of clubfoot deformity
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri 63110
    J Pediatr Orthop 24:353-7. 2004
    ..The authors detail the technique of performing a percutaneous tendoachilles tenotomy and offer guidelines that may help others avoid this same complication...
  43. doi request reprint Validity and reliability of intraoperative monitoring in pediatric spinal deformity surgery: a 23-year experience of 3436 surgical cases
    Earl D Thuet
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University Medical Center, St Louis, MO, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 35:1880-6. 2010
    ..This was a 23-year retrospective study of 3436 consecutive pediatric orthopedic spinal surgery patients between 1995 and 2008...
  44. ncbi request reprint Evidence for an additional locus for split hand/foot malformation in chromosome region 8q21.11-q22.3
    Christina A Gurnett
    Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 140:1744-8. 2006
    ..Our data indicate further genetic heterogeneity for ectrodactyly and suggest the presence of an additional SHFM locus in chromosome region 8q21.11-q22.3...
  45. pmc Vascular abnormalities correlate with decreased soft tissue volumes in idiopathic clubfoot
    Laura J Merrill
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 1 Children s Place, Suite 4S60, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:1442-9. 2011
    ..To make these assessments we need noninvasive, noncontrast agents to more safely image children...
  46. ncbi request reprint Septic arthritis of the hip in infancy: long-term follow-up
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:162-8. 2003
    ..Results suggest this treatment can provide a stable, painless, and functional hip, with an improved gait and less leg-length discrepancy than predicted if no reconstructive effort were attempted...
  47. doi request reprint A minimally invasive treatment protocol for the congenital dislocation of the knee
    Nirav R Shah
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, and Saint Louis Shriners Hospital for Children, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:720-5. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the short-term results of a new method of treatment for this patient population that involves casting and less extensive surgery...
  48. pmc Familial isolated clubfoot is associated with recurrent chromosome 17q23.1q23.2 microduplications containing TBX4
    David M Alvarado
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 87:154-60. 2010
    ..Our result suggests that this chromosome 17q23.1q23.2 microduplication is a relatively common cause of familial isolated clubfoot and provides strong evidence linking clubfoot etiology to abnormal early limb development...
  49. ncbi request reprint Smoking and socio-economic status in the etiology and severity of Legg-Calvé-Perthes' disease
    J Eric Gordon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 13:367-70. 2004
    ..The etiology of Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease is poorly understood. An association has been found in the past between Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease and smoking as well as low socio-economic status...
  50. ncbi request reprint Femoral deformity in tibia vara
    J Eric Gordon
    St Louis Shriners Hospital for Children, 2001 South Lindbergh Boulevard, St Louis, MO 63131, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:380-6. 2006
    ..The availability and routine use of standing long-cassette radiographs of the lower extremities to assess angular deformities has allowed quantitative evaluation of this hypothesis...
  51. ncbi request reprint Variable hand and foot abnormalities in family with congenital vertical talus and CDMP-1 gene mutation
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Orthop Res 23:1490-4. 2005
    ..However, mutations in CDMP-1 do not appear to be a frequent cause of isolated congenital vertical talus...
  52. ncbi request reprint Arthroscopic findings at the time of patellar realignment surgery in adolescents
    Scott J Luhmann
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, and Shriner s Hospital for Children, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:493-8. 2007
    ..Concomitant diagnostic arthroscopy can improve the identification of intraarticular abnormalities, both patellofemoral and nonpatellofemoral, because of the better field of view...
  53. ncbi request reprint Two novel point mutations in the long-range SHH enhancer in three families with triphalangeal thumb and preaxial polydactyly
    Christina A Gurnett
    Department of Neurology, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Am J Med Genet A 143:27-32. 2007
    ..However, modifier genes may be contributing to the milder phenotype in this family...
  54. doi request reprint Early results of the Ponseti method for the treatment of clubfoot in distal arthrogryposis
    Stephanie Boehm
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1501-7. 2008
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the early results of the Ponseti method when used for the treatment of clubfoot associated with distal arthrogryposis...
  55. ncbi request reprint Can we predict the ultimate lumbar curve in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis patients undergoing a selective fusion with undercorrection of the thoracic curve?
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 29:277-85. 2004
    ..Retrospective review of anterior and posterior fusions for treatment of adolescent idiopathic thoracic scoliosis...
  56. doi request reprint Impact of congenital talipes equinovarus etiology on treatment outcomes
    Christina A Gurnett
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, St Louis, MO 63110, U S A
    Dev Med Child Neurol 50:498-502. 2008
    ..Non-idiopathic CTEV can be successfully treated with the Ponseti method of serial casting, with low recurrence rates or need for surgery...
  57. ncbi request reprint Outcome of hemiepiphyseal stapling for late-onset tibia vara
    Soo Sung Park
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Shriners Hospital for Children, St Louis, Missouri 63131, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2259-66. 2005
    ..However, we are not aware of any study evaluating the intermediate-term radiographic results or complications of this procedure...
  58. ncbi request reprint A comparison of monolateral and circular external fixation of unstable diaphyseal tibial fractures in children
    J Eric Gordon
    Washington University School of Medicine St Louis Children s Hospital St Louis Shriners Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 12:338-45. 2003
    ..Patients over the age of 12 years, particularly with comminuted fracture patterns may be more effectively treated with circular external fixation or, if treated with monolateral fixation, require close observation...
  59. ncbi request reprint Complications and outcomes of open pediatric forearm fractures
    Scott J Luhmann
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, and St Louis Children s Hospital, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 24:1-6. 2004
    ..Early, thorough surgical débridement produces a low frequency of deep infections, and bony stabilization can be a safe technique, permitting more anatomic alignment and preventing the need for reoperation due to malalignment...
  60. ncbi request reprint Management of juvenile idiopathic scoliosis
    Lawrence G Lenke
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Louis Children s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, Suite 11300, West Pavilion, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:55-63. 2007
  61. pmc Skeletal muscle abnormalities and genetic factors related to vertical talus
    Laura J Merrill
    Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 1 Children s Place, Suite 4S 60, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 469:1167-74. 2011
    ..Identifying the tissue abnormalities and genetic causes responsible for vertical talus has the potential to lead to improved treatment and preventive strategies...
  62. ncbi request reprint Complications of titanium elastic nails for pediatric femoral shaft fractures
    Scott J Luhmann
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine and St Louis Children s Hospital, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:443-7. 2003
    ..Technical pitfalls exist with this implant and can be minimized by leaving less than 2.5 cm of nail out of the femur and by using the largest nail sizes possible...
  63. pmc Surgical treatment of traumatic pediatric humeral diaphyseal fractures with titanium elastic nails
    Sumeet Garg
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Child Orthop 3:121-7. 2009
    ..Some patients, however, require internal fixation either because of an inability to maintain an adequate reduction, significant soft tissue injury, or concomitant fractures...
  64. pmc Autosomal dominant transmission of accessory navicular
    Matthew B Dobbs
    St Louis Children s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Iowa Orthop J 24:84-5. 2004
    ..We report two large pedigrees in which accessory navicular is inherited in an autosomal dominant fashion with incomplete penetrance...
  65. pmc A new approach to the treatment of congenital vertical talus
    Farhang Alaee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, One Children s Place, Suite 4S20, St Louis, MO, 63110, USA
    J Child Orthop 1:165-74. 2007
    ..A less invasive approach to the correction of vertical talus may provide more favorable long-term outcomes than more extensive surgery as has been shown to be true for clubfoot outcomes...
  66. pmc Adolescent patellofemoral pain: implicating the medial patellofemoral ligament as the main pain generator
    Scott J Luhmann
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Shriner s Hospital for Children, St Louis Children s Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid Ave, Campus Box 8233, St Louis, 63110, MO, USA
    J Child Orthop 2:269-77. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to define the clinical presentation of adolescent patellofemoral pain...
  67. pmc Autosomal dominant transmission of isolated congenital vertical talus
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Children s Hospital, MO 63110, USA
    Iowa Orthop J 22:25-7. 2002
  68. doi request reprint Isolated navicular-medial cuneiform tarsal coalition revisited: a case report
    James R Ross
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Euclid Ave, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:e85-8. 2011
    ..This unique method provided a successful solution to this difficult situation...
  69. ncbi request reprint Early reduction, arthrotomy, and cannulated screw fixation in unstable slipped capital femoral epiphysis treatment
    J Eric Gordon
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis Shriners Hospital for Children, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 22:352-8. 2002
    ..Three reported persistent mild pain in the affected hip. Early reduction of unstable hips with arthrotomy and pinning using two cannulated screws to minimize the risk of avascular necrosis is recommended...
  70. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of neural axis abnormalities in patients with infantile idiopathic scoliosis
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Luis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:2230-4. 2002
    ..In two previous studies involving a total of only ten patients with infantile idiopathic scoliosis, five patients were noted to have a neural axis abnormality on magnetic resonance images...
  71. ncbi request reprint Treatment of the complex idiopathic clubfoot
    Ignacio V Ponseti
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 451:171-6. 2006
    ..There were seven relapses that responded to casting. Three patients had a second tenotomy. Modifying the treatment protocol for complex clubfeet successfully corrected the deformity without the need for extensive corrective surgery...
  72. ncbi request reprint Slipped capital femoral epiphysis in down syndrome
    Frederick R Dietz
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 24:508-13. 2004
    ..Three hips healed uneventfully. Five hips developed aseptic necrosis (three partial, two whole head). This small retrospective study suggests an extremely high rate of complications in adolescents with Down syndrome and SCFE...
  73. ncbi request reprint Surgical correction of the snapping iliopsoas tendon in adolescents
    Matthew B Dobbs
    Shriner Hospital for Children, St Louis Unit, Missouri 63131, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:420-4. 2002
    ..We report our experience with the surgical treatment of this entity in a group of patients who had an average age of fifteen years...
  74. ncbi request reprint Severely displaced proximal humeral epiphyseal fractures
    Matthew B Dobbs
    St Louis Shriners Hospital for Children, Missouri, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:208-15. 2003
    ..This is of particular significance in the older adolescent who has minimal remodeling potential...
  75. ncbi request reprint 2005 Scoliosis Research Society Asian Traveling Fellowship: report to the Education Committee
    Charles T Mehlman
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Division of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45229 3039, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:2288. 2006
  76. ncbi request reprint Additional evidence of a locus for complex febrile and afebrile seizures on chromosome 12q22-23.3
    Christina A Gurnett
    Neurogenetics 8:61-3. 2007