Rahul Vaidya

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Publications

  1. pmc Posterior lumbar spinal fusion and instrumentation in morbidly obese patients using the Synframe retractor system: technical note
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Detriot Medical Center, Detroit Receiving Hospital, 4D 4 UHC, 4201 St Antoine Street, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Eur Spine J 21:2626-32. 2012
  2. pmc Expert's comment concerning Grand Rounds case entitled "a novel 'pelvic ring augmentation construct' for lumbo-pelvic reconstruction in tumor surgery" (by Sathya Thambiraj, Daren Forward, James Thomas and Bronek Boszczyk)
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit Medical Center, 4201 St Antoine Blvd, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
    Eur Spine J 21:1804-6. 2012
  3. pmc Complications of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion using recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopedics, Detroit Receiving Hospital, University Health Center, 4201 St Antoine Boulevard 6A, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Eur Spine J 16:1257-65. 2007
  4. pmc Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion using unilateral pedicle screws and a translaminar screw
    Anil Sethi
    Department of Orthopedics, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Eur Spine J 18:430-4. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Radiographic and CT evaluation of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2-assisted spinal interbody fusion
    Anil Sethi
    Department of Orthopedics, Detroit Receiving Hospital, MI 48201, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:W128-33. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Complications in the use of rhBMP-2 in PEEK cages for interbody spinal fusions
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:557-62. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Lumbar spine fusion in obese and morbidly obese patients
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Detroit Receiving Hospital and University Health Center, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:495-500. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Treatment of unstable pelvic ring injuries with an internal anterior fixator and posterior fixation: initial clinical series
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Detroit Receiving Hospital and University Health Center, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:1-8. 2012
  9. pmc Complications of anterior subcutaneous internal fixation for unstable pelvis fractures: a multicenter study
    Rahul Vaidya
    Detroit Medical Center, Wayne State University, 4D 4 University Health Center, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2124-31. 2012
  10. pmc Pedicle screw fixation of the C7 vertebra using an anteroposterior fluoroscopic imaging technique
    Shaunak Desai
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, 2799W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Eur Spine J 19:1953-9. 2010

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  1. pmc Posterior lumbar spinal fusion and instrumentation in morbidly obese patients using the Synframe retractor system: technical note
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Detriot Medical Center, Detroit Receiving Hospital, 4D 4 UHC, 4201 St Antoine Street, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Eur Spine J 21:2626-32. 2012
    ..The aim of the study was to evaluate the surgical experience in this group of patients using the Synframe retractor system (Synthes, Paoli, PA, USA) as a tool for improved surgical access...
  2. pmc Expert's comment concerning Grand Rounds case entitled "a novel 'pelvic ring augmentation construct' for lumbo-pelvic reconstruction in tumor surgery" (by Sathya Thambiraj, Daren Forward, James Thomas and Bronek Boszczyk)
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit Medical Center, 4201 St Antoine Blvd, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
    Eur Spine J 21:1804-6. 2012
    ..Reconstruction of the lumbosacral junction after tumor resection is a difficult endeavor and several techniques have been utilized. Subcutaneous anterior pelvic fixation has been described for the treatment of unstable pelvic fractures...
  3. pmc Complications of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion using recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopedics, Detroit Receiving Hospital, University Health Center, 4201 St Antoine Boulevard 6A, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Eur Spine J 16:1257-65. 2007
    ..Despite providing consistently good fusion rates, we have abandoned using rhBMP-2 and PEEK cages for anterior cervical fusion, due to the side effects, high cost, and the availability of a suitable alternative...
  4. pmc Transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion using unilateral pedicle screws and a translaminar screw
    Anil Sethi
    Department of Orthopedics, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, MI, USA
    Eur Spine J 18:430-4. 2009
    ..This study suggests that unilateral pedicle screws and a contralateral translaminar screw are a cheaper and viable option for single level lumbar fusion...
  5. doi request reprint Radiographic and CT evaluation of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2-assisted spinal interbody fusion
    Anil Sethi
    Department of Orthopedics, Detroit Receiving Hospital, MI 48201, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 197:W128-33. 2011
    ..We undertook a study to record and analyze the radiographic and CT changes after the use of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 (rhBMP-2) in spinal fusion surgery...
  6. doi request reprint Complications in the use of rhBMP-2 in PEEK cages for interbody spinal fusions
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:557-62. 2008
    ..All patients of spinal interbody fusion using polyetheretherketone (PEEK) cages and recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein (rhBMP)-2 performed over a 16-month period were reviewed...
  7. doi request reprint Lumbar spine fusion in obese and morbidly obese patients
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Detroit Receiving Hospital and University Health Center, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:495-500. 2009
    ..Single-center retrospective study...
  8. doi request reprint Treatment of unstable pelvic ring injuries with an internal anterior fixator and posterior fixation: initial clinical series
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Detroit Receiving Hospital and University Health Center, Detroit, MI, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 26:1-8. 2012
    ..To present a novel internal fixation device for stabilizing unstable pelvic fractures using supra-acetabular spinal pedicle screws and a subcutaneous connecting rod (INFIX)...
  9. pmc Complications of anterior subcutaneous internal fixation for unstable pelvis fractures: a multicenter study
    Rahul Vaidya
    Detroit Medical Center, Wayne State University, 4D 4 University Health Center, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2124-31. 2012
    ..These devices are uncomfortable for patients and are at risk for infection and loosening, especially in obese patients. As an alternative, we recently developed an anterior subcutaneous pelvic internal fixation technique (ASPIF)...
  10. pmc Pedicle screw fixation of the C7 vertebra using an anteroposterior fluoroscopic imaging technique
    Shaunak Desai
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, 2799W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    Eur Spine J 19:1953-9. 2010
    ..There were no medial wall perforations. The preliminary results suggest that this technique is safe and suitable for pedicle screw placement in the C7 vertebra...
  11. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of a novel posterior construct in a transforaminal lumbar interbody fusion model an in vitro study
    Anil Sethi
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Suite 4D 4, UHC Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit, MI 42801, USA
    Spine J 11:863-9. 2011
    ..Several biomechanical and clinical studies have evaluated the stability offered by different posterior instrumentation techniques and the effects of reduced instrumentation...
  12. pmc Biomechanical stability of a supra-acetabular pedicle screw internal fixation device (INFIX) vs external fixation and plates for vertically unstable pelvic fractures
    Jonathan M Vigdorchik
    Detroit Receiving Hospital, 4201 St Antoine St, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Orthop Surg Res 7:31. 2012
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  13. pmc Anterior internal fixator versus a femoral distractor and external fixation for sacroiliac joint compression and single stance gait testing: a mechanical study in synthetic bone
    Jonathan M Vigdorchik
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Detroit Medical Center, 4D4 University Health Center, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Wayne State University, 4201 St Antoine Blvd, Detroit, MI, 48201, USA
    Int Orthop 37:1341-6. 2013
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  14. doi request reprint CT scanogram for limb length discrepancy in comminuted femoral shaft fractures following IM nailing
    Rahul Vaidya
    Department of Orthopedics, Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Injury 43:1176-81. 2012
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  15. doi request reprint Civilian gunshot wounds of the hip and pelvis
    Mykola J Bartkiw
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Detroit Receiving Hospital and University Health Center, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 24:645-52. 2010
    ..To evaluate orthopaedic injuries associated with civilian hip and pelvic gunshot wounds and their required surgical interventions...
  16. doi request reprint Patterns of mouthguard utilization among atom and pee wee minor ice hockey players: a pilot study
    Farhang Raaii
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Detroit Medical Center, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 21:320-4. 2011
    ..To determine if youth hockey players wear their mouthguards properly, and if not, why?..
  17. pmc Lumbar pedicle screw placement: Using only AP plane imaging
    Anil Sethi
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Investigation Performed at Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit, MI, USA
    Indian J Orthop 46:434-8. 2012
    ..We combined single-plane fluoroscopy in AP projection alone with tactile guidance for placing pedicle screws more efficiently and accurately. This report presents our results with this technique...
  18. doi request reprint Knee pain in patients with cancer after chemotherapy, radiotherapy, and bone marrow transplantation
    Eileen Chen
    Detroit Receiving Hospital, Detroit, MI 48201, USA
    Orthopedics 35:e1177-83. 2012
    ..Septic arthritis may present without the classical clinical signs in patients with cancer, and a high index of suspicion should be maintained for it...
  19. ncbi request reprint The traumatic lower extremity amputee: surgical challenges and advances in prosthetics
    Lisa K Cannada
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Instr Course Lect 62:3-15. 2013
    ..It is helpful to review the acute management of mangled extremity injuries in the civilian and military populations, to be familiar with current postoperative protocols, and to recognize recent advances in prosthetic devices...
  20. doi request reprint Biomechanical analysis of different techniques in revision spinal instrumentation: larger diameter screws versus cement augmentation
    Dirk W Kiner
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Tennessee College of Medicine, Chattanooga, TN 37415, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2618-22. 2008
    ..Biomechanical analysis...
  21. doi request reprint Hip dislocation after modular unipolar hemiarthroplasty
    Christopher C Ninh
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    J Arthroplasty 24:768-74. 2009
    ..Radiographic factors in dislocated hips included a smaller femoral neck and contralateral femoral neck offset. The center edge angle was also smaller in the dislocated patients. These patients had a higher mortality rate...
  22. ncbi request reprint Unusual spinal manifestation in secondary hyperparathyroidism: a case report
    Wes Jackson
    Orthopedic Foundation, Houston, TX, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:E557-60. 2007
    ..Case report...