Leesa M Galatz

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Affiliation: Washington University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcome of open reduction and internal fixation of surgical neck nonunions of the humerus
    Leesa M Galatz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:63-7. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of the rat supraspinatus tendon during tendon-to-bone healing after acute injury
    Leesa M Galatz
    Department of Orthopaedic Research, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, 660 S Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8233, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Orthop Res 24:541-50. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint The outcome and repair integrity of completely arthroscopically repaired large and massive rotator cuff tears
    Leesa M Galatz
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine at Barnes Jewish Hospital, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, Suite 11300, West Pavilion, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:219-24. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Pectoralis major transfer for anterior-superior subluxation in massive rotator cuff insufficiency
    Leesa M Galatz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Barnes Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 12:1-5. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Complete removal of load is detrimental to rotator cuff healing
    Leesa M Galatz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University at Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 18:669-75. 2009
  6. doi request reprint The role of transforming growth factor beta isoforms in tendon-to-bone healing
    H Mike Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Connect Tissue Res 52:87-98. 2011
  7. pmc Musculoskeletal deformities secondary to neurotomy of the superior trunk of the brachial plexus in neonatal mice
    H Mike Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, 660 South Euclid, Campus Box 8233, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Orthop Res 28:1391-8. 2010
  8. doi request reprint What is the role of arthroscopic debridement for glenohumeral arthritis? A critical examination of the literature
    Surena Namdari
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 631110, USA
    Arthroscopy 29:1392-8. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Clinical and radiographic outcomes of failed repairs of large or massive rotator cuff tears: minimum ten-year follow-up
    E Scott Paxton
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8233, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:627-32. 2013
  10. pmc Shoulder strength in asymptomatic individuals with intact compared with torn rotator cuffs
    H Mike Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:289-96. 2009

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Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Outcome of open reduction and internal fixation of surgical neck nonunions of the humerus
    Leesa M Galatz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 18:63-7. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results of open reduction and internal fixation of nonunions of the surgical neck of the humerus...
  2. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of the rat supraspinatus tendon during tendon-to-bone healing after acute injury
    Leesa M Galatz
    Department of Orthopaedic Research, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, 660 S Euclid Avenue, Campus Box 8233, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Orthop Res 24:541-50. 2006
    ..Repair sites remained unorganized histologically and biomechanically inferior in comparison to previously described uninjured insertion sites...
  3. ncbi request reprint The outcome and repair integrity of completely arthroscopically repaired large and massive rotator cuff tears
    Leesa M Galatz
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine at Barnes Jewish Hospital, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, Suite 11300, West Pavilion, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:219-24. 2004
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Pectoralis major transfer for anterior-superior subluxation in massive rotator cuff insufficiency
    Leesa M Galatz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Barnes Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 12:1-5. 2003
    ..A subcoracoid pectoralis major muscle transfer has a low complication rate and is a viable option in this difficult patient population, with better results than those previously reported...
  5. doi request reprint Complete removal of load is detrimental to rotator cuff healing
    Leesa M Galatz
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University at Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 18:669-75. 2009
    ..This study evaluated the effect of the mechanical environment on the healing rotator cuff by paralyzing the supraspinatus muscle in the operative shoulder of a rat model of rotator cuff injury and repair...
  6. doi request reprint The role of transforming growth factor beta isoforms in tendon-to-bone healing
    H Mike Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Connect Tissue Res 52:87-98. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Musculoskeletal deformities secondary to neurotomy of the superior trunk of the brachial plexus in neonatal mice
    H Mike Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, 660 South Euclid, Campus Box 8233, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Orthop Res 28:1391-8. 2010
    ..The current study presents a useful animal model for future research examining musculoskeletal changes secondary to neonatal nerve injury...
  8. doi request reprint What is the role of arthroscopic debridement for glenohumeral arthritis? A critical examination of the literature
    Surena Namdari
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, Missouri 631110, USA
    Arthroscopy 29:1392-8. 2013
    ..To critically examine the outcomes of arthroscopic debridement for glenohumeral arthritis and to perform an evidence-based synthesis of the available literature...
  9. doi request reprint Clinical and radiographic outcomes of failed repairs of large or massive rotator cuff tears: minimum ten-year follow-up
    E Scott Paxton
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8233, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:627-32. 2013
    ..The purpose of the present study was to evaluate the ten-year results for these patients with known structural failures of rotator cuff repairs...
  10. pmc Shoulder strength in asymptomatic individuals with intact compared with torn rotator cuffs
    H Mike Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:289-96. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Outcomes after percutaneous reduction and fixation of proximal humeral fractures
    Jay D Keener
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:330-8. 2007
    ..Percutaneous treatment of selected proximal humeral fractures results in predictable union and good clinical results with a low rate of complications...
  12. ncbi request reprint Accuracy of ultrasound imaging of the rotator cuff in shoulders that are painful postoperatively
    William D Prickett
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, Barnes Jewish Hospital, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, Suite 11300 West Pavilion, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1084-9. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the diagnostic accuracy of ultrasound for evaluating the rotator cuff in shoulders that are painful postoperatively...
  13. pmc The effect of tear size and nerve injury on rotator cuff muscle fatty degeneration in a rodent animal model
    H Mike Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:847-58. 2012
    ....
  14. doi request reprint Recovery potential after postnatal shoulder paralysis. An animal model of neonatal brachial plexus palsy
    H Mike Kim
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, 11300 West Pavilion, Campus Box 8233, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:879-91. 2009
    ..The goal of this study was to characterize the development of bone and joint deformities in paralyzed neonatal shoulders and to assess the improvement of these deformities after muscle function recovery with use of an animal model...
  15. ncbi request reprint Decreased muscle loading delays maturation of the tendon enthesis during postnatal development
    Stavros Thomopoulos
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Orthop Res 25:1154-63. 2007
    ..Physical factors did not play a significant role in enthesis maturation in the first 14 days postnatally, implying that biologic factors may drive early postnatal development...
  16. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of ultrasound in the diagnosis of long head of the biceps tendon pathology
    April Armstrong
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine at Barnes Jewish Hospital, One Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 15:7-11. 2006
    ..Ultrasound can reliably diagnose complete rupture, subluxation, or dislocation of the biceps tendon. It is not reliable for detecting intraarticular partial-thickness tears...
  17. pmc Relationship of tear size and location to fatty degeneration of the rotator cuff
    H Mike Kim
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, 1 Barnes Jewish Hospital Plaza, 11300 West Pavilion, Campus Box 8233, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:829-39. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between tear geometry and muscle fatty degeneration in shoulders with a deficient rotator cuff...
  18. doi request reprint Sustained delivery of transforming growth factor beta three enhances tendon-to-bone healing in a rat model
    Cionne N Manning
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, 660 South Euclid, Campus Box 8233, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Orthop Res 29:1099-105. 2011
    ..We concluded that TGF-β3 delivered at a sustained rate using a HBDS enhanced tendon-to-bone healing in a rat model...
  19. doi request reprint Tendon integrity and functional outcome after arthroscopic repair of high-grade partial-thickness supraspinatus tears
    Ganesh Kamath
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Shoulder and Elbow Service, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1055-62. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the functional outcome and anatomic healing rate after arthroscopic repair of high-grade partial (>50%) thickness tears of the supraspinatus tendon...
  20. pmc Recent advances in shoulder research
    Megan L Killian
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Arthritis Res Ther 14:214. 2012
    ..Future treatment modalities involving biologics and tissue engineering hold further promise to improve outcomes for patients suffering from shoulder pathologies...
  21. doi request reprint Revision arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: repair integrity and clinical outcome
    Jay D Keener
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 92:590-8. 2010
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Relation of the radial nerve to the anterior capsule of the elbow: anatomy with correlation to arthroscopy
    Reza Omid
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California 90033, USA
    Arthroscopy 28:1800-4. 2012
    ..To determine the location and proximity of the radial nerve to the anterior capsule and to delineate and describe the anatomy of the brachialis as it relates to the radial nerve and anterior capsule...
  23. pmc Tissue-engineering strategies for the tendon/ligament-to-bone insertion
    Lester Smith
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Connect Tissue Res 53:95-105. 2012
    ..The focus lies on strategies for producing mechanical structures that can guide and subsequently sustain a graded tissue structure and the associated cell populations...
  24. pmc The role of mechanobiology in tendon healing
    Megan L Killian
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:228-37. 2012
    ..This review will summarize existing knowledge of the mechanobiology of tendon development, homeostasis, and healing...
  25. ncbi request reprint Arthroscopic treatment of post-traumatic elbow contracture
    Craig M Ball
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Barnes Jewish Hospital at Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 11:624-9. 2002
    ..Combined with the potential benefits of improved joint visualization and low surgical morbidity, arthroscopic release of post-traumatic elbow contracture appears to be a reasonable alternative to open techniques...
  26. doi request reprint Insertional anatomy of the triceps brachii tendon
    Jay D Keener
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO 63100, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 19:399-405. 2010
    ..Triceps tendon anatomy is important for surgical approaches to the elbow and tendon repair. The purpose of this study is to describe both the qualitative and quantitative anatomy of the triceps brachii tendon insertion...
  27. doi request reprint The effects of chronic unloading and gap formation on tendon-to-bone healing in a rat model of massive rotator cuff tears
    Megan L Killian
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, 660 South Euclid, Campus Box 8233, St Louis, Missouri, 63110
    J Orthop Res 32:439-47. 2014
    ..2013 Orthopaedic Research Society. Published by Wiley Periodicals, Inc. J Orthop Res 32:439-447, 2014. ..
  28. doi request reprint Characteristics of small to medium-sized rotator cuff tears with and without disruption of the anterior supraspinatus tendon
    Surena Namdari
    Washington University in St Louis, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 23:20-7. 2014
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Intra-articular fractures of the upper extremity: new concepts in surgical treatment
    Martin I Boyer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Instr Course Lect 52:591-605. 2003
    ..Early stabilization and rehabilitation of these injuries leads to soft-tissue stabilization and facilitates the patient's ability to place the hand in three-dimensional space...
  30. ncbi request reprint The demographic and morphological features of rotator cuff disease. A comparison of asymptomatic and symptomatic shoulders
    Ken Yamaguchi
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Barnes Jewish Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine, One Barnes Hospital Plaza, Suite 11300 West Pavilion, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:1699-704. 2006
    ..The purpose of the present study was to compare the morphological characteristics and prevalences of asymptomatic and symptomatic rotator cuff disease in patients who presented with unilateral shoulder pain...
  31. ncbi request reprint The posterior branch of the axillary nerve: an anatomic study
    Craig M Ball
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine at Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1497-501. 2003
    ..The purpose of the present study was to determine the innervation pattern and surgical relationships of the posterior branch of the axillary nerve...
  32. ncbi request reprint Arthroscopic management of the stiff elbow
    Jay D Keener
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 19:265-74. 2011
    ..Arthroscopic capsular release of the elbow is effective for restoring a functional arc of motion in the short term in most patients with extrinsic contractures...
  33. ncbi request reprint Transitioning to arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: the pros and cons
    Ken Yamaguchi
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri, USA
    Instr Course Lect 52:81-92. 2003
    ..If a surgeon chooses to obtain the skills necessary to perform a complete arthroscopic repair, performance of the mini-open procedure offers an excellent opportunity to make an orderly transition...
  34. doi request reprint Elbow arthroscopy: early complications and associated risk factors
    Gregory N Nelson
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 23:273-8. 2014
    ..Elbow arthroscopy is increasingly used to treat complex pathology. The purpose of this study was to investigate early complication rates after elbow arthroscopy and identify risk factors for adverse events...
  35. doi request reprint Rehabilitation following arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: a prospective randomized trial of immobilization compared with early motion
    Jay D Keener
    Shoulder and Elbow Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University, CB 8233, St Louis, MO 63110 E mail address for J D Keener
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 96:11-9. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare clinical results and tendon healing rates following arthroscopic rotator cuff repair utilizing two distinct rehabilitation protocols...
  36. doi request reprint The relationship between scapular notching and reverse shoulder arthroplasty prosthesis design
    Marc S Kowalsky
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Lenox Hill Hospital, Park Lenox Orthopaedics, New York, NY, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 21:1430-41. 2012
    ..Inferior scapular notching is a common radiographic complication of reverse shoulder arthroplasty. The purpose of this study is to determine the impact of prosthesis design on the incidence and severity of notching...
  37. ncbi request reprint Management of elbow osteoarthritis
    Gregory D Gramstad
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, Campus Box 8233, 660 South Euclid Avenue, St Louis, MO 63110 1093, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:421-30. 2006
    ..Arthroplasty is rarely indicated for primary osteoarthritis of the elbow and should be reserved for elderly individuals with low demands for whom other treatment options have failed...
  38. ncbi request reprint Shoulder arthroplasty in sickle cell patients with humeral head avascular necrosis
    Michelle W Lau
    Department of Internal Medicine, Washington University, and Barnes Jewish Hospital, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 16:129-34. 2007
    ..Although shoulder arthroplasty provides improvements in range of motion and function in the majority of patients, pain relief is less predictable...
  39. ncbi request reprint Ultrasound evaluation and clinical correlation of subscapularis repair after total shoulder arthroplasty
    April Armstrong
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 15:541-8. 2006
    ..If a subscapularis tear is suspected in a patient after total shoulder arthroplasty, the abdominal-compression test is unreliable in predicting a subscapularis defect...
  40. ncbi request reprint Elbow instability: treatment strategies and emerging concepts
    Craig M Ball
    North Shore Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
    Instr Course Lect 51:53-61. 2002
    ..Chronic LCL insufficiency may lead to symptomatic posterolateral joint subluxation. Free tendon graft reconstruction can be successful on both sides of the joint, with a return of stability and improved elbow function...
  41. ncbi request reprint Non-prosthetic management of grade IV osteochondral lesions of the glenohumeral joint
    Brian D Cameron
    Penn Orthopaedic Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 11:25-32. 2002
    ..Arthroscopic capsular release can be added in patients with a loss of passive arcs of shoulder motion. Osteochondral lesions greater than 2 cm(2) appear to be associated with return of pain and failure of this procedure...