arthrodesis

Summary

Summary: The surgical fixation of a joint by a procedure designed to accomplish fusion of the joint surfaces by promoting the proliferation of bone cells. (Dorland, 28th ed)

Top Publications

  1. doi Percutaneous sacroiliac joint arthrodesis: a novel technique
    Ahmad Al-khayer
    Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:359-63. 2008
  2. ncbi Functional and radiographic outcome of sacroiliac arthrodesis for the disorders of the sacroiliac joint
    Jacob M Buchowski
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Spine J 5:520-8; discussion 529. 2005
  3. ncbi Comparison of OP-1 Putty (rhBMP-7) to iliac crest autograft for posterolateral lumbar arthrodesis: a minimum 2-year follow-up pilot study
    Alexander R Vaccaro
    Department of Orthopaedics, Thomas Jefferson University, Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:2709-16. 2005
  4. ncbi 1997 Volvo Award winner in clinical studies. Degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis with spinal stenosis: a prospective, randomized study comparing decompressive laminectomy and arthrodesis with and without spinal instrumentation
    J S Fischgrund
    William Beaumont Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:2807-12. 1997
  5. doi Primary open reduction and fixation compared with delayed corrective arthrodesis in the treatment of tarsometatarsal (Lisfranc) fracture dislocation
    S Rammelt
    University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Fetscherstrasse 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:1499-506. 2008
  6. ncbi Possible use of arthrodesis for intractable sacroiliitis in spondylarthropathy: report of two cases
    J M Berthelot
    Rheumatology and Orthopaedic Surgery Units, Nantes University Medical Hospital, Nantes, France
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:2297-9. 2001
  7. doi Six-year outcomes of anterior lumbar interbody arthrodesis with use of interbody fusion cages and recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2
    J Kenneth Burkus
    The Hughston Clinic, Columbus, GA 31908, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1181-9. 2009
  8. ncbi Limited intertarsal arthrodesis using bone grafting and pin fixation
    S S Lin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New Jersey Medical School, UMDNJ Newark, 07103, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 21:742-8. 2000
  9. ncbi Fresh-frozen structural allografts in the foot and ankle
    Mark S Myerson
    Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:113-20. 2005
  10. ncbi Sacroiliac arthrodesis using a posterior midline fascial splitting approach and pedicle screw instrumentation: a new technique
    T A Belanger
    Michigan State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008, USA
    J Spinal Disord 14:118-24. 2001

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Publications274 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi Percutaneous sacroiliac joint arthrodesis: a novel technique
    Ahmad Al-khayer
    Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    J Spinal Disord Tech 21:359-63. 2008
    ..Consecutive case series...
  2. ncbi Functional and radiographic outcome of sacroiliac arthrodesis for the disorders of the sacroiliac joint
    Jacob M Buchowski
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Spine J 5:520-8; discussion 529. 2005
    ..The sacroiliac joint is known to be a possible cause of chronic low back pain, but the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the sacroiliac joint have been difficult and controversial...
  3. ncbi Comparison of OP-1 Putty (rhBMP-7) to iliac crest autograft for posterolateral lumbar arthrodesis: a minimum 2-year follow-up pilot study
    Alexander R Vaccaro
    Department of Orthopaedics, Thomas Jefferson University, Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 30:2709-16. 2005
    ..A prospective, randomized, controlled, multicenter clinical study...
  4. ncbi 1997 Volvo Award winner in clinical studies. Degenerative lumbar spondylolisthesis with spinal stenosis: a prospective, randomized study comparing decompressive laminectomy and arthrodesis with and without spinal instrumentation
    J S Fischgrund
    William Beaumont Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:2807-12. 1997
    ..Results of recent studies demonstrated that outcomes are significantly improved if posterolateral arthrodesis is performed at the listhesed level...
  5. doi Primary open reduction and fixation compared with delayed corrective arthrodesis in the treatment of tarsometatarsal (Lisfranc) fracture dislocation
    S Rammelt
    University Hospital Carl Gustav Carus, Fetscherstrasse 74, 01307 Dresden, Germany
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 90:1499-506. 2008
    ..years comparing primary open reduction and internal fixation in 22 patients (23 feet) with secondary corrective arthrodesis in 22 patients (22 feet) who presented with painful malunion at a mean of 22 months (1.5 to 45) after injury...
  6. ncbi Possible use of arthrodesis for intractable sacroiliitis in spondylarthropathy: report of two cases
    J M Berthelot
    Rheumatology and Orthopaedic Surgery Units, Nantes University Medical Hospital, Nantes, France
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:2297-9. 2001
    Two cases of successful sacroiliac joint arthrodesis for medically intractable aseptic sacroiliitis are reported.
  7. doi Six-year outcomes of anterior lumbar interbody arthrodesis with use of interbody fusion cages and recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2
    J Kenneth Burkus
    The Hughston Clinic, Columbus, GA 31908, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:1181-9. 2009
    ..for patients with degenerative lumbar disc disease who were treated with stand-alone anterior lumbar interbody arthrodesis with use of dual tapered interbody fusion cages and recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2...
  8. ncbi Limited intertarsal arthrodesis using bone grafting and pin fixation
    S S Lin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New Jersey Medical School, UMDNJ Newark, 07103, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 21:742-8. 2000
    ..The authors demonstrated comparable results to previously published series using other methods of fixation...
  9. ncbi Fresh-frozen structural allografts in the foot and ankle
    Mark S Myerson
    Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:113-20. 2005
    ..These grafts were used in order to restore more normal dimensions of the foot and ankle following surgery or trauma and to treat arthritis or deformity in situations in which conventional cancellous graft would not be sufficient...
  10. ncbi Sacroiliac arthrodesis using a posterior midline fascial splitting approach and pedicle screw instrumentation: a new technique
    T A Belanger
    Michigan State University/Kalamazoo Center for Medical Studies, Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008, USA
    J Spinal Disord 14:118-24. 2001
    Many techniques for sacroiliac arthrodesis have been described. No single technique is universally accepted as the standard...
  11. ncbi Tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis with retrograde intramedullary nailing
    Robert W Mendicino
    Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, The Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA 15224, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 43:82-6. 2004
    ..The complication rate was found to be high in diabetic patients with end-stage deformity undergoing a limb salvage..
  12. doi The safety and efficacy of OP-1 (rhBMP-7) as a replacement for iliac crest autograft in posterolateral lumbar arthrodesis: a long-term (>4 years) pivotal study
    Alexander R Vaccaro
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University and the Rothman Institute, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:2850-62. 2008
    Randomized controlled trial comparing OP-1 (rhBMP-7) with iliac crest autograft in patients with symptomatic degenerative spondylolisthesis and spinal stenosis treated with decompression and uninstrumented posterolateral arthrodesis.
  13. ncbi Arthroscopic triple arthrodesis in patients with Müller Weiss disease
    T H Lui
    Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, North District Hospital, 9 Po Kin Road, Sheung Shui, NT, Hong Kong SAR, China
    Foot Ankle Surg 15:119-22. 2009
    ..We review the result of six patients treated by arthroscopic triple arthrodesis.
  14. ncbi Ankle/hindfoot arthrodesis in rheumatoid arthritis improves kinematics and kinetics of the knee and hip: a prospective gait analysis study
    R J Weiss
    Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:1024-8. 2007
    To evaluate the effects of ankle/hindfoot arthrodesis in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients on gait pattern of the knee and hip.
  15. doi Posterior approach for thoracolumbar corpectomies with expandable cage placement and circumferential arthrodesis: a multicenter case series of 67 patients
    Christoph P Hofstetter
    Weill Cornell Brain and Spine Center, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York Presbyterian Hospital, New York, New York 10021, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 14:388-97. 2011
    ..The purpose of this multicenter trial was to investigate the outcome and durability of a single-stage thoracolumbar corpectomy using expandable cages via a posterior approach...
  16. ncbi Enhancement of graft bone healing by intermittent administration of human parathyroid hormone (1-34) in a rat spinal arthrodesis model
    Yuichiro Abe
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hokkaido University Graduate School of Medicine, Kita 15 Nishi 7, Sapporo, Japan
    Bone 41:775-85. 2007
    ..Therefore, we used a rat spinal arthrodesis model to examine whether intermittent administration of human PTH(1-34) accelerates bone graft healing...
  17. ncbi Scaphotrapeziotrapezoid arthrodesis for arthritis
    Ronit Wollstein
    Department of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 200 Lothrop Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213 2582, USA
    Hand Clin 21:539-43, vi. 2005
    ..This article discusses the authors' surgical technique and results. The authors believe this procedure is a viable one in specific clinical scenarios...
  18. ncbi Comparison of radiographs and CT scans in the prospective evaluation of the fusion of hindfoot arthrodesis
    Michael J Coughlin
    Idaho Foot and Ankle Fellowship Program, 901 N Curtis Road, Suite 503, Boise, ID 83706, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 27:780-7. 2006
    ..This prospective study compared radiographs and CT scans for the quantitative evaluation of healing of hindfoot arthrodeses...
  19. pmc Salvage arthrodesis for failed total ankle arthroplasty
    H Cornelis Doets
    Department of Orthopedics, Slotervaartziekenhuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop 81:142-7. 2010
    Total ankle arthroplasty (TAA) has gained popularity in recent years. If it fails, however, salvage arthrodesis must be reliable as a rescue procedure...
  20. ncbi Femoral shaft fracture in a hip arthrodesis: two cases of retrograde interlocking nailing
    T C Wong
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Singapore General Hospital, Outram Road, Singapore 169608
    Singapore Med J 45:85-7. 2004
    ..We report two cases in which both patients had an arthrodesis of the hip and subsequently suffered a femoral shaft fracture distal to the implant...
  21. doi The use of tricortical autograft versus allograft in lateral column lengthening for adult acquired flatfoot deformity: an analysis of union rates and complications
    Kathleen M Grier
    GIKK Ortho Specialists, Omaha, NE 68124, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 31:760-9. 2010
    ..usual choices include lengthening with the use of autograft or allograft through a calcaneocuboid lengthening arthrodesis or Evans' calcaneal lengthening osteotomy...
  22. ncbi The results of utilizing proximal tibial bone graft in reconstructive procedures of the foot and ankle
    Nelson F SooHoo
    UCLA School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 10945 Le Conte Avenue, PVUB 3355, Los Angeles, CA 90095, United States
    Foot Ankle Surg 14:62-6. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine the clinical rate of bony healing following the use of proximal tibial bone graft in foot and ankle procedures...
  23. ncbi Use of demineralized bone matrix in ankle/hindfoot fusion
    David B Thordarson
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angles, CA 90033, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 24:557-60. 2003
    ..We found no difference in efficacy of the two demineralized bone matrix compounds, and were not able to demonstrate a superior union rate compared to historical controls...
  24. ncbi Long-term results of Kienböck's disease treated by triscaphe arthrodesis and excisional arthroplasty with a coiled palmaris longus tendon
    A Minami
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hokkaido University School of Medicine, Sapporo, Japan
    J Hand Surg Am 19:219-28. 1994
    Fifteen patients with Kienböck's disease were treated with scaphotrapeziotrapezoidal arthrodesis and lunate excisional arthroplasty with a coiled palmaris longus tendon replacement...
  25. ncbi A comparative study of wire fixation and screw fixation in arthrodesis for the correction of hallux rigidus using an in vitro biomechanical model
    Adnan A Faraj
    Airedale General Hospital, Department of Orthopaedics, Skipton Road, Keighley, West Yorkshire BD20 6TD, and Medical Engineering Department, Biomechanical Laboratory, University of Bradford, United Kingdom
    Foot Ankle Int 28:89-91. 2007
    b>Arthrodesis of the great toe metatarsophalangeal joint for osteoarthritis usually involves internal fixation. Ideally, the fixation method should be reproducible, leading to a high rate of fusion and minimal complications.
  26. pmc Posttraumatic severe infection of the ankle joint - long term results of the treatment with resection arthrodesis in 133 cases
    Benjamin Kienast
    BG Trauma Center Hamburg, Bergedorfer Str 10, 21033 Hamburg, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 15:54-8. 2010
    Although there is a clear trend toward internal fixation for ankle arthrodesis, there is general consensus that external fixation is required for cases of posttraumatic infection...
  27. doi Tarsometatarsal arthrodesis for management of unstable first ray and failed bunion surgery
    Norman Espinosa
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Balgrist, Forchstrasse 340, 8008 Zurich, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Clin 16:21-34. 2011
    This article focuses on arthrodesis of the first tarsometatarsal joint as the primary intervention to treat hypermobility of the first ray or as a salvage procedure to treat prior failed bunion surgery and provides a concise review ..
  28. doi Posterior atlanto-axial arthrodesis for fixation of odontoid nonunions
    Patrick Platzer
    Department of Traumatology, Medical University of Vienna, Waehringer Guertel, Vienna, Austria
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 33:624-30. 2008
    ..A retrospective case series...
  29. ncbi Arthrodesis compared to Mayo resection of the first metatarsophalangeal joint in total rheumatoid forefoot reconstruction
    Lollo Grondal
    The Redcross Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Rehabilitation, Brinellvagen 2, Stockholm, S 114 28 Sweden
    Foot Ankle Int 26:135-9. 2005
    Painful forefoot deformity from rheumatoid arthritis can be treated with resection of the lesser metatarsal heads combined with either resection or arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal (MTP) joint.
  30. ncbi Arthrodesis of the talonavicular-cuneiform joints in Müller-Weiss disease
    P Fernandez de Retana
    Foot Unit, Department of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery, Institut Clínic de l Aparell Locomotor, Hospital Clinic, University of Barcelona, C Villarroel, 170 Barcelona, Spain
    Foot Ankle Clin 9:65-72. 2004
    ..TNC arthrodesis is a safe and effective technique for the treatment of the MWD and can be performed with a dorsal or medial ..
  31. ncbi Defining substantial clinical benefit following lumbar spine arthrodesis
    Steven D Glassman
    Kenton D Leatherman Spine Center, 210 East Gray Street, Suite 900, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1839-47. 2008
    ..Therefore, we sought to define thresholds of substantial clinical benefit for commonly used health-related quality-of-life measures following lumbar spine arthrodesis.
  32. ncbi Modified lapidus arthrodesis: rate of nonunion in 227 cases
    Sandeep Patel
    San Francisco Bay Area Foot and Ankle Residency Program, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 43:37-42. 2004
    Several studies of Lapidus arthrodesis have commented on the rate of nonunion (ranging from 3.3% to 12.0%), although these figures are based on relatively small patient populations...
  33. doi The evolution of rhPDGF-BB in musculoskeletal repair and its role in foot and ankle fusion surgery
    Christopher W DiGiovanni
    Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Warren Alpert School of Medicine at Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02904, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 15:621-40. 2010
    ..The most recent data from prospective clinical trials evaluating the use of rhPDGF-BB in combination with beta tricalcium phosphate as a substitute for autogenous bone graft in hindfoot and ankle arthrodesis are also summarized.
  34. ncbi [Tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis using a retrograde nail locked in the sagittal plane]
    R Vesely
    Urazová nemocnice Brno, Klinika traumatologie LF MU, Brno
    Acta Chir Orthop Traumatol Cech 75:129-33. 2008
    To evaluate our experience with the use of a retrograde nail locked in the sagittal plane for tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis indicated in severe post-traumatic arthritis of the ankle.
  35. ncbi [Arthrodesis after total knee arthroplasty considering septic loosening as an example]
    T von Stein
    BG Unfallklinik, Prof Küntscher Strasse 8, 82418, Murnau
    Orthopade 35:946, 948-52, 954-5. 2006
    ..Different underlying causes might preclude the reimplantation of an endoprosthesis, and knee arthrodesis represents the alternative of first choice to above-knee amputation...
  36. ncbi Retrospective study of cervical arthrodesis in patients with various types of skeletal dysplasia
    Michael C Ain
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 31:E169-74. 2006
    ..Retrospective prognostic study...
  37. ncbi Treatment of severe, painful pes planovalgus deformity with hindfoot arthrodesis and wedge-shaped tricortical allograft
    Loretta B Chou
    Stanford University Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 300 Pasteur Drive, Room R111, MC 5341, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:569-74. 2007
    This study tested the hypothesis that modification of the standard technique of hindfoot arthrodesis with the use of a wedge-shaped tricortical allograft would improve the amount of correction of pes planovalgus deformity...
  38. ncbi The effect of hindfoot realignment in triple arthrodesis
    Brandon J Child
    Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, The Western Pennsylvania Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    J Foot Ankle Surg 48:285-93. 2009
    Triple arthrodesis is a useful form of surgical intervention for repair of advanced hindfoot deformity...
  39. ncbi Kinematic changes after fusion and total replacement of the ankle: part 2: Movement transfer
    Victor Valderrabano
    University of Basel, Clinic of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kantonsspital, Basel, Switzerland
    Foot Ankle Int 24:888-96. 2003
    ..in vitro study was to determine the biomechanical characteristics of the ankle based on the movement transfer between foot and leg before and after ankle arthrodesis, and after implantation of three currently used total ankle prostheses.
  40. ncbi Radial styloid impingement after triscaphe arthrodesis
    W D Rogers
    Connecticut Combined Hand Service, Hartford Hospital, University of Connecticut
    J Hand Surg Am 14:297-301. 1989
    Painful radial styloid impingement after a successful triscaphe arthrodesis has been seen a number of times in a review of our patients undertaken to study this problem...
  41. ncbi The effect of cigarette smoking on hindfoot fusions
    Susan N Ishikawa
    Campbell Clinic University of Tennessee, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Memphis, TN, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:996-8. 2002
    ..1%) than patients who had never smoked, but not as high as those who continued to smoke. There was no statistical difference in the rate of infection or delayed wound healing among the groups...
  42. ncbi Resection arthrodesis for primary bone tumour about the knee
    M K Kwan
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University Malaya Medical Center, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 60:66-71. 2005
    ..Resection-arthrodesis is an alternative option for young vigorous patients facing circumstances of financial constrain or limited ..
  43. ncbi Treatment of Kienbock's disease with capitohamate arthrodesis: pain relief with minimal morbidity
    Scott N Oishi
    Department of Hand Surgery, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, Texas 75219, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 109:1293-300. 2002
    ..The authors conclude that capitohamate arthrodesis relieves pain in 93 percent of patients with stage 1, 2, or 3 Kienbock's disease and is an effective treatment ..
  44. ncbi Treatment of stage 3 adult acquired flatfoot
    I P Kelly
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 6:153-66. 2001
    ..Nonoperative management results in limited success. Corrective fusion is the treatment of choice. Although a variety of arthrodeses have been employed, triple arthrodesis remains the gold standard.
  45. ncbi Failure of external spinal skeletal fixation to improve predictability of lumbar arthrodesis
    D A Bednar
    Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 83:1656-9. 2001
    BACKGROUND: Whether lumbar arthrodesis can relieve isolated low-back pain in the absence of focal neurological findings or instability is unclear...
  46. ncbi Arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint: a biomechanical study comparing memory compression staples, cannulated screws, and a dorsal plate
    Steven K Neufeld
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 23:97-101. 2002
    b>Arthrodesis of the first metatarsophalangeal joint of 21 matched pairs of cadaver toes was performed in order to compare the strength of three methods of internal fixation: 1. two crossed cannulated screws, 2...
  47. ncbi First metatarsal-phalangeal joint arthrodesis: a biomechanical assessment of stability
    Joel Politi
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio 44309, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 24:332-7. 2003
    First metatarsal phalangeal joint (MTP) arthrodesis is a commonly performed procedure for the treatment of hallux rigidus, severe and recurrent bunion deformities, rheumatoid arthritis and other less common disorders of the joint...
  48. ncbi Intra-articular neuropathic fracture of the calcaneal body treated by open reduction and subtalar arthrodesis
    J T Campbell
    Department of Surgery, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 22:440-4. 2001
    ..Following control of the acute Charcot process with total contact casting, surgical reduction and subtalar arthrodesis was performed to stabilize the hindfoot and decrease the risk of recurrent ulceration...
  49. doi Primary tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis
    Kalpesh S Shah
    Department of Foot and Ankle Surgery, St Paul s Hospital, 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC V6Z 1Y6, Canada
    Foot Ankle Clin 16:115-36. 2011
    Tibiotalocalcaneal (TTC) arthrodesis is a salvage operation to treat a difficult problem; normal function is not expected with arthrodesis of these 2 major joints...
  50. ncbi Screw fixation compared to H-locking plate fixation for first metatarsocuneiform arthrodesis: a biomechanical study
    David A Cohen
    Baltimore, MD, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:984-9. 2005
    Several different techniques have been used for fixation of first metatarsocuneiform (MTC) joint arthrodesis, a standard treatment for arthritis, instability, and deformity of the MTC joint...
  51. ncbi Outcome of Ilizarov ankle arthrodesis
    Sharon Eylon
    Hadassah Hebrew University Medical Center, Orthopedic Surgery, Ein Karem, Jerusalem, Israel
    Foot Ankle Int 28:873-9. 2007
    Many operative techniques have been described for ankle arthrodesis, with varying fusion rates. In revisions, the fusion rate is lower than in primary arthrodesis...
  52. doi Use of bone morphogenetic proteins in arthrodesis: clinical results
    Nikolaos K Kanakaris
    Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust, Great George Street, Leeds LS1 3EX, UK
    Injury 40:S62-6. 2009
    Bone grafting is not routinely required in primary arthrodesis in the absence of infection, avascular necrosis, bone defect or previous non-union; when any of the above factors is present, autograft is the gold-standard method...
  53. ncbi [Ankle arthrodesis using the cable technique]
    Reiner Labitzke
    Chirurgische Klinik der Universität Witten Herdecke, Zum Mühlenberg 59, D 58239 Schwerte, Germany
    Oper Orthop Traumatol 17:392-406. 2005
    b>Arthrodesis of the ankle with a cable technique for restitution of pain-free gait with the foot in functional alignment.
  54. ncbi Arthrodesis of the infected ankle and subtalar joint: technique, indications, and results of 45 consecutive cases
    D Richter
    Department of Surgery, Berufsgenossenschaftliche Kliniken Bergmannsheil, Trauma Center, School of Medicine, University of Bochum, Germany
    J Trauma 47:1072-8. 1999
    To analyze the results of 45 patients after ankle arthrodesis in the presence of joint infection.
  55. pmc Anterior cervical allograft arthrodesis and instrumentation: multilevel interbody grafting or strut graft reconstruction
    M L Swank
    Research Institute International, Gainesville, FL 32605, USA
    Eur Spine J 6:138-43. 1997
    ..patients treated by multilevel cervical disc excision (two or three levels), allograft tricortical iliac crest arthrodesis, and anterior instrumentation...
  56. ncbi Anterior plate supplementation increases ankle arthrodesis construct rigidity
    Ivan S Tarkin
    University of Nebraska Medical Center, Orthopaedics, Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:219-23. 2007
    The success of ankle arthrodesis for the treatment of post-traumatic ankle arthritis depends on achieving and maintaining rigid fixation of the prepared tibiotalar interface...
  57. pmc Technique and short-term results of ankle arthrodesis using anterior plating
    Aly Mohamedean
    Orthopedic Department, Assiut University Hospital, Assiut, Egypt
    Int Orthop 34:833-7. 2010
    Clinical and biomechanical trials have shown that rigid internal fixation during ankle arthrodesis leads to increased rates of union and is associated with a reduced infection rate, union time, discomfort and earlier mobilisation ..
  58. doi The anatomic compression arthrodesis technique with anterior plate augmentation for ankle arthrodesis
    Michael P Clare
    Division of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Florida Orthopaedic Institute, 13020 Telecom Parkway North, Tampa, FL 33637, USA
    Foot Ankle Clin 16:91-101. 2011
    The anatomic compression arthrodesis technique with anterior plate augmentation is an effective technique that results in a high union rate, improved functional outcome, and an acceptable complication rate...
  59. ncbi Ankle arthrodesis
    Aneel Nihal
    Southside Health Service District, Logan Hospital, South Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Foot Ankle Surg 14:1-10. 2008
    Numerous techniques for ankle arthrodesis have been reported since the original description of compression arthrodesis. From the early 1950s to the mid 1970s, external fixation was the dominant technique utilized...
  60. ncbi Wrist arthrodesis in cerebral palsy
    Ann E Van Heest
    University of Minnesota, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:1216-24. 2009
    Cerebral palsy patients with spastic wrist deformities can be treated with wrist arthrodesis to improve appearance, hygiene, and function...
  61. ncbi Arthrodesis of the ankle in the presence of a large deformity in the coronal plane
    R Smith
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Wrightington Hospital, Hall Lane, Appley Bridge, Lancashire, Wigan WN6 9EP, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:615-9. 2007
    ..patients (25 ankles) with osteoarthritis of the ankle and severe varus or valgus deformity were treated by open arthrodesis using compression screws...
  62. ncbi Scapholunate advanced collapse wrist: proximal row carpectomy or limited wrist arthrodesis with scaphoid excision?
    M M Tomaino
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, PA
    J Hand Surg Am 19:134-42. 1994
    Proximal row carpectomy (PRC) and limited intercarpal arthrodesis with scaphoid excision (LWF) are useful alternatives to wrist arthrodesis for treatment of degenerative wrist disorders secondary to scapholunate advanced collapse...
  63. ncbi Comparison of proximal row carpectomy and midcarpal arthrodesis for the treatment of scaphoid nonunion advanced collapse (SNAC-wrist) and scapholunate advanced collapse (SLAC-wrist) in stage II
    Andreas K Dacho
    Department of ENT and Plastic Surgery, University of Leipzig, Liebigstr 10 14, 04103 Leipzig, Germany
    J Plast Reconstr Aesthet Surg 61:1210-8. 2008
    ..Proximal row carpectomy (PRC) and midcarpal arthrodesis (MCA) are two commonly used options...
  64. ncbi Adult acquired flexible flatfoot, treated by calcaneocuboid distraction arthrodesis, posterior tibial tendon augmentation, and percutaneous Achilles tendon lengthening: a prospective outcome study of 20 patients
    Arie van der Krans
    Department of Orthopaedics, University Medical Center, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop 77:156-63. 2006
    ..Several methods for the treatment of acquired flexible flatfoot have been described...
  65. ncbi Arthrodesis of the trapeziometacarpal joint for basal joint osteoarthritis of the thumb: the importance of obtaining osseous union
    L De Smet
    Hand Unit, Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University Hospital Pellenberg and Gasthuisberg, Weligerveld 1, 3212 Lubbeek, Pellenberg, Belgium
    Chir Main 24:222-4. 2005
    ..The carpometacarpal arthrodesis should provide stability, strength and resolution of pain. There is however some controversy on the outcome.
  66. ncbi Shoulder arthrodesis: indications, technique, results, and complications
    Oliver Rühmann
    Orthopaedic Department, Hannover Medical School, Hannover, Germany
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 14:38-50. 2005
    Complications after shoulder arthrodesis are frequent...
  67. ncbi [Arthroscopy-assisted glenohumeral arthrodesis: a case of uncontrollable shoulder instability]
    K Hiersemann
    Klinik für Orthopädie, Universitat Duisburg Essen, Hufelandstr 55, 45122, Essen, Deutschland
    Unfallchirurg 110:456-9. 2007
    The promising option of arthroscopy-assisted glenohumeral arthrodesis to treat shoulder instability is presented. Compared with open arthrodesis of the shoulder, especially the cosmetic result of this procedure is better...
  68. ncbi Glenohumeral arthrodesis in upper and total brachial plexus palsy. A comparison of functional results
    M Chammas
    Service de chirurgie orthopedique et chirurgie de la main, Lapeyronie University Hospital, Montpellier, France
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 86:692-5. 2004
    ..Both groups showed increased functional capabilities after glenohumeral arthrodesis and a flail hand did not influence the post-operative active range of movement...
  69. ncbi Functional analysis of shoulder arthrodesis
    Ladislav Nagy
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Zurich, Switzerland
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 13:386-95. 2004
    The goal of this study was to determine the optimal position of shoulder arthrodesis for functional outcome and pain...
  70. ncbi Pisotriquetral arthrodesis as an alternative to excision for pisotriquetral instability in high-demand patients: a case report in a gymnast
    Reid Abrams
    University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103 8894, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 31:611-4. 2006
    A gymanast developed ulnar wrist pain caused by pisotriquetral instability. Pisotriquetral arthrodesis resulted in pain relief and sufficient functional return to allow her to return to gymnastics...
  71. ncbi Knee arthrodesis using circular external fixator in the treatment of infected knee prosthesis: case report
    Taner Gunes
    Ortopedi ve Travmatoloji Anabilim Dali, Gaziosmanpasa Universitesi Tip Fakultesi Dekanligi, 60100, Tokat, Turkey
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 13:329-34. 2005
    ..After 2 months, the patient underwent knee arthrodesis using a circular external fixator to achieve a stable lower extremity and to facilitate return to activities of ..
  72. ncbi Arthrodesis of the shoulder
    Ori Safran
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hadassah Hebrew University Medical School, Jerusalem, Israel
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 14:145-53. 2006
    Shoulder arthrodesis is an end-stage salvage option for the failing, painful joint that cannot undergo or has failed reconstruction...
  73. ncbi Hip arthrodesis: current indications and techniques
    Paul E Beaule
    Joint Replacement Institute at Orthopaedic Hospital, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 10:249-58. 2002
    ..Although hip arthrodesis is not perceived favorably as an alternative by most orthopaedic surgeons or patients because of the ..
  74. ncbi Proximal row carpectomy and intercarpal arthrodesis for the management of wrist arthritis
    John D Wyrick
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery Division of Upper Extremity Surgery Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0212, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 11:277-81. 2003
    ..to preserve motion are proximal row carpectomy and scaphoid excision with capitohamate-lunotriquetral arthrodesis. Both procedures have documented successful outcomes...
  75. ncbi Calcaneocuboid distraction arthrodesis and first metatarsocuneiform arthrodesis for correction of acquired flatfoot deformity in a cadaver model
    Kevin J Logel
    Orthopaedic Surgery, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:435-40. 2007
    ..We evaluated radiographic and pressure changes in a severe flatfoot model with lateral column lengthening and investigated the effect of an added first metatarsocuneiform arthrodesis.
  76. ncbi A systematic review of total wrist arthroplasty compared with total wrist arthrodesis for rheumatoid arthritis
    Christi M Cavaliere
    Section of Plastic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109 0340, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 122:813-25. 2008
    ..The purpose of this systematic review was to scientifically evaluate the existing literature for outcomes of both procedures in rheumatoid arthritis...
  77. ncbi Glenohumeral arthrodesis after failed prosthetic shoulder arthroplasty. Surgical technique
    Jason J Scalise
    The CORE Institute, 3010 West Agua Fria Freeway, Suite 100, Phoenix, AZ 85027, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:30-7. 2009
    While there have been numerous reports concerning glenohumeral arthrodesis for many indications, there is little available information specific to glenohumeral arthrodesis performed after failed prosthetic shoulder arthroplasty...
  78. pmc Hip arthroplasty after previous arthrodesis
    Erik D Peterson
    Orthopaedic Consultants, Sioux Falls, SD, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 467:2880-5. 2009
    Total hip arthroplasty after previous arthrodesis has been associated with increased complications and decreased survivorship of the prosthesis...
  79. doi Arthroscopic subtalar arthrodesis using a posterior 2-portal approach in the prone position
    Keun Bae Lee
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Chonnam National University Medical School and Hospital, Gwangju, South Korea
    Arthroscopy 26:230-8. 2010
    The purpose of this study was to evaluate the results of posterior arthroscopic subtalar arthrodesis (ASTA) by use of a posterior 2-portal approach in the prone position and to describe the surgical technique.
  80. ncbi Wrist arthrodesis after failed wrist implant arthroplasty
    J R Carlson
    Harvard University Orthopaedic Program, Boston, MA, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 23:893-8. 1998
    ..has not achieved large success to date, and there are patients with failures in their procedures who will need arthrodesis. We review our experience in revising a wrist implant arthroplasty to an arthrodesis with a block graft of ..
  81. pmc Isolated talonavicular arthrodesis in patients with rheumatoid arthritis of the foot and tibialis posterior tendon dysfunction
    Stanislav Popelka
    1st Orthopaedic Clinic, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University in Prague, Prague, Czech Republic
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:38. 2010
    ..Major contributors to the early development of foot deformities include talonavicular joint destruction and tibialis posterior tendon dysfunction, mainly due to its rupture...
  82. ncbi Biomechanical comparison of single- and two-level cervical arthroplasty versus arthrodesis: effect on adjacent-level spinal kinematics
    Bryan W Cunningham
    St Joseph Medical Center, Towson, MD 21204, USA
    Spine J 10:341-9. 2010
    The use of motion-preserving spinal implants versus conventional arthrodesis instrumentation systems, which stabilize operative segments, necessitates improved understanding of their effect on spinal kinematics and the biomechanically ..
  83. pmc Knee arthrodesis with the Ilizarov external fixator as treatment for septic failure of knee arthroplasty
    M Spina
    VII Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rizzoli Orthopedic Institute, University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
    J Orthop Traumatol 11:81-8. 2010
    ..The authors report the results of femoral-tibial fusion with an Ilizarov circular external fixator following septic loosening of knee prosthesis...
  84. ncbi A new concept for thumb basal joint arthrodesis: the V-shaped osteotomy
    Joris Duerinckx
    Christine M Kleinert Institute for Hand and Microsurgery, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg 14:73-6. 2010
    Nonunion is a common complication after trapeziometacarpal joint arthrodesis. Classically, arthrodesis involves the apposition of the trapezium to the metacarpal after excision of the diseased joint surfaces producing either a cone-in-..
  85. pmc Use of a trabecular metal implant in ankle arthrodesis after failed total ankle replacement
    Anders Henricson
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Falu Central Hospital, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 81:745-7. 2010
    b>Arthrodesis after failed total ankle replacement is complicated and delayed union, nonunion, and shortening of the leg often occur-especially with large bone defects...
  86. ncbi Is there still a place for arthrodesis in the surgical treatment of basal joint osteoarthritis of the thumb?
    Luc De Smet
    Department of Orthopaedics, University Hospital Pellenberg, Belgium
    Acta Orthop Belg 76:719-24. 2010
    ..and prosthesis--in the treatment for trapeziometacarpal osteoarthritis, one may question the value of an arthrodesis in particular situations...
  87. ncbi Limited arthrodesis for scaphoid nonunion
    S F Viegas
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston 77551
    J Hand Surg Am 19:127-33. 1994
    ..history and biomechanical studies and includes the excision of the distal scaphoid fragment and a limited arthrodesis that incorporates the proximal pole of the scaphoid, the lunate, and the capitate...
  88. ncbi Wrist kinematics after limited intercarpal arthrodesis
    M Garcia Elias
    Department of Orthopedics, Mayo Clinic Mayo Foundation, Rochester, Minn 55905
    J Hand Surg Am 14:791-9. 1989
    ..These kinematic changes are likely to enhance shear stresses on the lunate and tension on the surrounding ligaments, potentially diminishing long-term functional results...
  89. pmc Shoulder arthrodesis with a reconstruction plate
    Jae Myeung Chun
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Asan Medical Center, University of Ulsan, College of Medicine, 388 1 Pungnap 2dong, Songpa Gu, Seoul, 138 736, Korea
    Int Orthop 33:1025-30. 2009
    From 1995 to 2005, arthrodesis with a reconstruction plate was performed for eight shoulders. The average follow-up period was 44 months...
  90. ncbi Degenerative arthritis of the wrist: proximal row carpectomy versus scaphoid excision and four-corner arthrodesis
    M S Cohen
    Hand and Elbow Program, The Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 26:94-104. 2001
    ..of 19 patients from separate institutions performing exclusively either a scaphoid excision and 4-corner arthrodesis (lunate, capitate, hamate, and triquetrum) or proximal row carpectomy (PRC) for scapholunate advanced collapse ..
  91. ncbi Shoulder arthrodesis
    D J Clare
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 83:593-600. 2001
    Current indications for shoulder arthrodesis include posttraumatic brachial plexus injuries, paralysis of the deltoid muscle and rotator cuff, chronic infection, failed revision arthroplasty, severe refractory instability, and bone ..
  92. ncbi Knee arthrodesis with the Sheffield external ring fixator: fusion in 6 of 10 consecutive patients
    Anton K Ulstrup
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Roskilde County Hospital, Køge, Denmark
    Acta Orthop 78:371-6. 2007
    Knee arthrodesis with external fixation (XF) is a possible salvage procedure for infected total knee arthroplasties (TKA). We report the outcome in 10 patients who underwent arthrodesis with the Sheffield Ring Fixator.
  93. ncbi [Arthrodesis of the shoulder. A new and soft-tissue-sparing technique with a deep locking plate in the supraspinatus fossa]
    A Klonz
    ATOS Praxisklinik GmbH and Co KG, Bismarckstrasse 9 15, 69115, Heidelberg, Germany
    Unfallchirurg 110:891-5. 2007
    b>Arthrodesis of the glenohumeral joint is a difficult intervention that involves a relatively high probability of complications. A stable internal fixation and secure consolidation is required...
  94. ncbi Hip arthrodesis with the dynamic hip screw
    Marcus J K Bankes
    Department of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Brockley Hill, Stanmore, Middlesex, United Kingdom
    J Pediatr Orthop 22:101-4. 2002
    ..report a series of 10 patients (4 male, 6 female) with end-stage hip degeneration who underwent unilateral hip arthrodesis at an average age of 19 years (range 14-35)...
  95. ncbi Use of a retrograde nail for ankle arthrodesis in Charcot neuroarthropathy: a limb salvage procedure
    Luca Dalla Paola
    Abano Terme Hospital, Diabetic Foot Department, Piazza Cristoforo Columbo 1, Abano Terme, Padova 35031, Italy
    Foot Ankle Int 28:967-70. 2007
    ..b>Arthrodesis before the ulcerated lesion appears is considered a limb salvage treatment...
  96. ncbi [Arthrodesis of the hip and its conversion]
    G Zeiler
    Orthopädische Klinik Wichernhaus, Krankenhaus Rummelsberg
    Orthopade 33:939-56; quiz 957. 2004
    b>Arthrodesis of the hip used to be an important means of treating painful and damaged hips. Increasing experiences in total hip replacement have led to restrictive indications for arthrodesis and to more and more total hip arthroplasty...
  97. ncbi Arthroscopic arthrodesis of the shoulder: a report of two cases
    Abeer Syal
    Department of Surgery, Section of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Manitoba, Health Sciences Centre, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
    J Shoulder Elbow Surg 17:e23-5. 2008
  98. ncbi Reconstructive surgery for complete talus extrusion using the sandwich block arthrodesis: a report of 2 cases
    Heiko Koller
    Department of Traumatology and Reconstructive Surgery, Katharinenhospital, Stuttgart, Germany
    J Foot Ankle Surg 46:493-8. 2007
    ..In this report, we present 2 cases of total talus extrusion treated with the sandwich block tibiocalcaneal arthrodesis with structural autografts harvested from iliac crest...
  99. ncbi Intermediate and long-term outcomes of total ankle arthroplasty and ankle arthrodesis. A systematic review of the literature
    S L Haddad
    Illinois Bone and Joint Institute, Glenview Medical Arts Building, 2401 Ravine Way, Glenview, IL 60025, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:1899-905. 2007
    ..A systematic review of the literature addressing the intermediate and long-term outcomes of interest in total ankle arthroplasty and ankle arthrodesis was performed.
  100. ncbi Ankle arthrodesis with a retrograde femoral nail for Charcot ankle arthropathy
    Michael S Pinzur
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Rehabilitation, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois 60153, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 26:545-9. 2005
    Tibiocalcaneal arthrodesis with retrograde intramedullary nailing has gained acceptance as a salvage procedure for a multitude of ankle and hindfoot disorders and is frequently used in Charcot arthropathy of the ankle...
  101. ncbi Use of implantable bone growth stimulation in Charcot ankle arthrodesis
    R Todd Hockenbury
    University of Louisville, Advanced Orthopaedics of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40207, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 28:971-6. 2007
    The purpose of this study was to review the results of arthrodesis of the Charcot hindfoot when an implantable bone growth stimulator was added to the procedure...

Research Grants73

  1. KINEMATICS AND STABILITY OF THE ARCH OF THE FOOT
    Harold Kitaoka; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Reconstruction operations for posterior tibial tendon dysfunction and flatfoot which do not involve extensive arthrodesis improve foot and ankle function in level walking...
  2. KINEMATICS AND STABILITY OF THE ARCH OF THE FOOT
    Harold Kitaoka; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Reconstruction operations for posterior tibial tendon dysfunction and flatfoot which do not involve extensive arthrodesis improve foot and ankle function in level walking...
  3. KINEMATICS AND STABILITY OF THE ARCH OF THE FOOT
    Harold Kitaoka; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..Reconstruction operations for posterior tibial tendon dysfunction and flatfoot which do not involve extensive arthrodesis improve foot and ankle function in level walking...
  4. DETERM URACIL IN RHESUS PLASMA, URINE & CEREBROSPINAL FLUID
    RAYMOND SCHINAZI; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..D., Martin, G.J., Horton, W.C., Truss, T.L. and Sandhu, H.S. Laparoscopic anterior spinal arthrodesis with rhBMP-2 in a titanium Iiterbody threaded cage. J Spinal Disord, 11:95-101, 1998. Boden, S.D...
  5. NIAMS Muiltidisciplinary Clinical Research Center in...
    Richard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Study of Treatment for Discogenic Back Pain: a prospective cohort study will compare patients undergoing lumbar arthrodesis for degenerative discogenic pain with those having non-surgical treatments...
  6. NIAMS Muiltidisciplinary Clinical Research Center in...
    Richard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Study of Treatment for Discogenic Back Pain: a prospective cohort study will compare patients undergoing lumbar arthrodesis for degenerative discogenic pain with those having non-surgical treatments...
  7. NIAMS Muiltidisciplinary Clinical Research Center in...
    Richard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Study of Treatment for Discogenic Back Pain: a prospective cohort study will compare patients undergoing lumbar arthrodesis for degenerative discogenic pain with those having non-surgical treatments...
  8. NIAMS Muiltidisciplinary Clinical Research Center in...
    Richard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Study of Treatment for Discogenic Back Pain: a prospective cohort study will compare patients undergoing lumbar arthrodesis for degenerative discogenic pain with those having non-surgical treatments...
  9. NIAMS Muiltidisciplinary Clinical Research Center in...
    Richard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Study of Treatment for Discogenic Back Pain: a prospective cohort study will compare patients undergoing lumbar arthrodesis for degenerative discogenic pain with those having non-surgical treatments...
  10. Spinal Fusion Using Adipose Derived Adult Stem Cells
    Jeffrey Gimble; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..An intertransverse spinal arthrodesis (L4 and L5) will be used to evaluate the osteogenic ability of syngeneic (Fischer rat derived) subcutaneous ..
  11. DESIGNED DEGRADABLE INTERBODY CAGES
    Chia Ying Lin; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..and the intermediate- term load carry as well as directed biofactor delivery requirements will provide superior arthrodesis compared to current degradable cages fabricated from designs previously used for titanium cages...
  12. DESIGNED DEGRADABLE INTERBODY CAGES
    Chia Ying Lin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..and the intermediate- term load carry as well as directed biofactor delivery requirements will provide superior arthrodesis compared to current degradable cages fabricated from designs previously used for titanium cages...
  13. PDGF-Treated Demineralized Bone Matrix for Spinal Fusion
    Kathy Traianedes; Fiscal Year: 2001
    The long term clinical objective of this proposal is to obtain biological enhancement of posterolateral spinal arthrodesis using a specific recombinant human growth factor (GF)-treated demineralized bone matrix (DBM)...
  14. SUSTAINED DELIVERY OF OSTEOINDUCTION FACTORS
    EDWARD POPE; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..silica gel encapsulated generically altered BMP producing cells can be utilized to heal fractures and provide arthrodesis (preclinical efficacy)...
  15. THE CAUSE OF JOINT REPLACEMENT FAILURE
    ISADORE YABLON; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..incongruous and ankylosed, the methods of treatment available at present consist of prosthetic replacement or arthrodesis. While the results of these procedures allow for function they are far from adequate in permitting unrestricted ..
  16. Harvesting of Iliac Autogeneous Cancellous Bone
    ABED KANAAN; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..this tool and increased familarity among surgeons, the use for this tool could be expanded to include harvesting of bone and bone marrow to treat acute fractures, fracture nonunions, bone defects, and to achieve therapeutic arthrodesis.
  17. BIOPHYSICAL DETERMINANTS OF DIABETIC FOOT ULCER HEALING
    Charles Saltzman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Three-dimensional rate of ulcer healing will be measured with stereophotography and computerized image analysis techniques. ..
  18. BIOPHYSICAL DETERMINANTS OF DIABETIC FOOT ULCER HEALING
    Charles Saltzman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Three-dimensional rate of ulcer healing will be measured with stereophotography and computerized image analysis techniques. ..
  19. BIOPHYSICAL DETERMINANTS OF DIABETIC FOOT ULCER HEALING
    Charles Saltzman; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Three-dimensional rate of ulcer healing will be measured with stereophotography and computerized image analysis techniques. ..
  20. BIOPHYSICAL DETERMINANTS OF DIABETIC FOOT ULCER HEALING
    Charles Saltzman; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Three-dimensional rate of ulcer healing will be measured with stereophotography and computerized image analysis techniques. ..
  21. FGF-Silyl-Heparin Cerebral Aneurysm Coils
    PAUL ZAMORA; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The Phase I studies will develop the coated coils and perform initial animal evaluations. ..
  22. Thromboresistant vascular grafts:heparin-peptidomimetics
    PAUL ZAMORA; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. TESTS OF MODELS OF RETINAL DISEASE ADAPTATION
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..This could be especially valuable in assessing retinal function of patients with heterogeneous damage as in retinitis pigmentosa, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma. ..
  24. MEASURE OF HUMAN RECEPTOR AND POST-RECEPTOR ACTIVITY
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Thus, we propose to develop a model of the human ERG that encompasses the activity of the inner nuclear layer as well as the receptors...
  25. TESTS OF MODELS OF RETINAL DISEASE AND ADAPTATION
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Finally, we intend to obtain a better understanding of the relative involvement of the rod and different cone mechanisms in retinitis pigmentosa and in progressive cone dystrophy...
  26. MEASURE OF RECEPTOR AND POST RECEPTOR ACTIVITY
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..monkeys in which INL activity is pharmacologically dissected, b. normal human subjects, c. patients with disease of the INL, and d. mathematical work. ..
  27. Studying models and mechanisms of optic nerve diseases
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The experiments under Aim 4 are designed to improve on the currently available methods of recording and analyzing the multifocal VEP. The aim is to improve the efficacy of the multifocal VEP technique in the clinic. ..
  28. LMP-1 is a critical regulator of BMP signaling and BMP responsiveness
    Scott Boden; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  29. An Outcome Study of Rheumatoid Hand Arthroplasty
    Kevin Chung; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Most importantly, this project will combine the experiences of both surgery and rheumatology services to jointly evaluate this surgical procedure. ..
  30. Studying models and mechanisms of optic nerve diseases
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The experiments under Aim 4 are designed to improve on the currently available methods of recording and analyzing the multifocal VEP. The aim is to improve the efficacy of the multifocal VEP technique in the clinic. ..
  31. Measures of Human Receptor and Post Receptor Activity
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We propose as part of aim 3 to improve our understanding of these relationships as well as to improve our analysis of visual field data. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  32. Changes in the Characteristics of Plantar Soft Tissue with Diabetes
    WILLIAM LEDOUX; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Thus, not only is there a large diabetic population in the United States (> 6%), but they also account for a disproportional amount (>60%) of all non-traumatic lower extremity amputations. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  33. Complications of Surgery for Spinal Stenosis: A Clinical Prediction Rule
    Richard A Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: A new method for estimating surgical risk will improve patient safety and assist in surgical decision-making, informed consent, monitoring surgical products, &improving quality assessment. ..
  34. Measures of Human Receptor and Post Receptor Activity
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These same techniques can enable the ophthalmologist to monitor the health of these cells and, thus the effectiveness of alternative treatments. ..
  35. Complications of Surgery for Spinal Stenosis: A Clinical Prediction Rule
    Richard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: A new method for estimating surgical risk will improve patient safety and assist in surgical decision-making, informed consent, monitoring surgical products, &improving quality assessment. ..
  36. LMP-1 is a critical regulator of BMP signaling and BMP responsiveness
    Scott Boden; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  37. Changes in the Characteristics of Plantar Soft Tissue with Diabetes
    WILLIAM LEDOUX; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Thus, not only is there a large diabetic population in the United States (> 6%), but they also account for a disproportional amount (>60%) of all non-traumatic lower extremity amputations. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. Smart Hip Implants with Modified Biological Surface
    Javad Parvizi; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..As a result, patient pain, suffering and morbidity will be minimized. ..
  39. LMP-1 is a critical regulator of BMP signaling and BMP responsiveness
    Scott Boden; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  40. Evidence-Based Research in Hand Surgery
    Kevin Chung; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ....
  41. An Outcome Study of Rheumatoid Hand Arthroplasty
    Kevin Chung; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Most importantly, this project will combine the experiences of both surgery and rheumatology services to jointly evaluate this surgical procedure. ..
  42. Studying models and mechanisms of optic nerve diseases
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The experiments under Aim 4 are designed to improve on the currently available methods of recording and analyzing the multifocal VEP. The aim is to improve the efficacy of the multifocal VEP technique in the clinic. ..
  43. Studying models and mechanisms of optic nerve diseases
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..The experiments under Aim 4 are designed to improve on the currently available methods of recording and analyzing the multifocal VEP. The aim is to improve the efficacy of the multifocal VEP technique in the clinic. ..
  44. Complications of Surgery for Spinal Stenosis: A Clinical Prediction Rule
    Richard Deyo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..PUBLIC HEALTH RELEVANCE: A new method for estimating surgical risk will improve patient safety and assist in surgical decision-making, informed consent, monitoring surgical products, &improving quality assessment. ..
  45. Measures of Human Receptor and Post Receptor Activity
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We propose as part of aim 3 to improve our understanding of these relationships as well as to improve our analysis of visual field data. ..
  46. MEASURE OF HUMAN RECEPTOR AND POST-RECEPTOR ACTIVITY
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Thus, we propose to develop a model of the human ERG that encompasses the activity of the inner nuclear layer as well as the receptors...
  47. TESTS OF MODELS OF RETINAL DISEASE AND ADAPTATION
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1990
    ..Finally, we intend to obtain a better understanding of the relative involvement of the rod and different cone mechanisms in retinitis pigmentosa and in progressive cone dystrophy...
  48. TESTS OF MODELS OF RETINAL DISEASE AND ADAPTATION
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..The data will be analyzed within the context of recent models of cone systems, models based on recent physiology...
  49. TESTS OF MODELS OF RETINAL DISEASE ADAPTATION
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..This could be especially valuable in assessing retinal function of patients with heterogeneous damage as in retinitis pigmentosa, diabetic retinopathy, and glaucoma. ..
  50. Tests of Models of Retinal/Optic Nerve Diseases&Adaption
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Finally, patients with acute optic neuritis will be followed with behavioral and mVEP techniques. An attempt will be made to understand the recovery o vision following optic neuritis (ON). ..
  51. Measures of Human Receptor and Post Receptor Activity
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..We propose as part of aim 3 to improve our understanding of these relationships as well as to improve our analysis of visual field data. ..
  52. Tests of Models of Retinal/Optic Nerve Diseases&Adaption
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Finally, patients with acute optic neuritis will be followed with behavioral and mVEP techniques. An attempt will be made to understand the recovery o vision following optic neuritis (ON). ..
  53. Tests of Models of Retinal/Optic Nerve Diseases&Adaption
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..Finally, patients with acute optic neuritis will be followed with behavioral and mVEP techniques. An attempt will be made to understand the recovery o vision following optic neuritis (ON). ..
  54. Tests of Models of Retinal/Optic Nerve Diseases&Adaption
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Finally, patients with acute optic neuritis will be followed with behavioral and mVEP techniques. An attempt will be made to understand the recovery o vision following optic neuritis (ON). ..
  55. MEASURE OF RECEPTOR AND POST RECEPTOR ACTIVITY
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..monkeys in which INL activity is pharmacologically dissected, b. normal human subjects, c. patients with disease of the INL, and d. mathematical work. ..
  56. REGULATION OF BMP-6 IN EARLY OSTEOBLAST DIFFERENTIATION
    Scott Boden; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..An increased understanding of the BMP-6 promoter may lead to strategies involving oligonucleotide therapy or viral-mediated delivery of factors to enhance expression of BMP-6 locally, or in a targeted population of cells. ..
  57. MEASURE OF RECEPTOR AND POST RECEPTOR ACTIVITY
    Donald Hood; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..monkeys in which INL activity is pharmacologically dissected, b. normal human subjects, c. patients with disease of the INL, and d. mathematical work. ..
  58. Understanding Treatment Variation of Distal Radius Fracture in the US Elderly
    Kevin Chung; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The potential impact of this study proposal is to highlight and understand treatment variations of DRFs in an effort to improve quality of care at an acceptable cost for the growing elderly population. ..
  59. An Outcome Study of Rheumatoid Hand Arthroplasty
    Kevin Chung; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Most importantly, this project will combine the experiences of both surgery and rheumatology services to jointly evaluate this surgical procedure. ..
  60. An Outcome Study of Rheumatoid Hand Arthroplasty
    Kevin Chung; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Most importantly, this project will combine the experiences of both surgery and rheumatology services to jointly evaluate this surgical procedure. ..
  61. Changes in the Characteristics of Plantar Soft Tissue with Diabetes
    WILLIAM LEDOUX; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Thus, not only is there a large diabetic population in the United States (> 6%), but they also account for a disproportional amount (>60%) of all non-traumatic lower extremity amputations. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  62. An Outcome Study of Rheumatoid Hand Arthroplasty
    Kevin Chung; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Most importantly, this project will combine the experiences of both surgery and rheumatology services to jointly evaluate this surgical procedure. ..