Alan H Daniels

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Selecting caudal fusion levels: 2 year functional and stiffness outcomes with matched pairs analysis in multilevel fusion to L5 versus S1
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopedics, Adult Spinal Deformity Service, Brown University, 100 Butler Drive, Providence, RI, 02906, USA
    Eur Spine J . 2016
  2. doi request reprint The Current State of United States Spine Surgery Training: A Survey of Residency and Spine Fellowship Program Directors
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA Electronic address
    Spine Deform 2:176-185. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Preoperative cognitive impairment and psychological distress in hospitalized elderly hip fracture patients
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 43:E146-52. 2014
  4. pmc Dynamic biomechanical examination of the lumbar spine with implanted total disc replacement using a pendulum testing system
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E1438-43. 2012
  5. pmc Dynamic biomechanical examination of the lumbar spine with implanted total spinal segment replacement (TSSR) utilizing a pendulum testing system
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e57412. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Predicting pulmonary embolus in orthopedic trauma patients using the Wells score
    Matthew D Young
    Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Orthopedics 36:e642-7. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Variability in Surgical Case Volume of Orthopaedic Surgery Residents: 2007 to 2013
    Joseph A Gil
    From Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical School, Providence, RI
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 24:207-12. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Cervical total disc replacement exhibits similar stiffness to intact cervical functional spinal units tested on a dynamic pendulum testing system
    Sean M Esmende
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02906, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 15:162-7. 2015
  9. doi request reprint Airway compromise due to laryngopharyngeal edema after anterior cervical spine surgery
    Mark A Palumbo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Clin Anesth 25:66-72. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Wrong-site Spine Surgery
    Mark A Palumbo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RL, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 21:312-20. 2013

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Publications58

  1. ncbi request reprint Selecting caudal fusion levels: 2 year functional and stiffness outcomes with matched pairs analysis in multilevel fusion to L5 versus S1
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopedics, Adult Spinal Deformity Service, Brown University, 100 Butler Drive, Providence, RI, 02906, USA
    Eur Spine J . 2016
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether patients undergoing multilevel thoracolumbar fusions with an L5 caudal endpoint have a better lumbosacral function than patients with an S1 caudal endpoint...
  2. doi request reprint The Current State of United States Spine Surgery Training: A Survey of Residency and Spine Fellowship Program Directors
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA Electronic address
    Spine Deform 2:176-185. 2014
    ..Program director survey...
  3. ncbi request reprint Preoperative cognitive impairment and psychological distress in hospitalized elderly hip fracture patients
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 43:E146-52. 2014
    ..Appropriate identification of preoperative CI and treatment of pain are crucial in optimizing patient outcomes. ..
  4. pmc Dynamic biomechanical examination of the lumbar spine with implanted total disc replacement using a pendulum testing system
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E1438-43. 2012
    ..Biomechanical cadaver investigation...
  5. pmc Dynamic biomechanical examination of the lumbar spine with implanted total spinal segment replacement (TSSR) utilizing a pendulum testing system
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e57412. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Predicting pulmonary embolus in orthopedic trauma patients using the Wells score
    Matthew D Young
    Division of Orthopaedic Trauma, Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Orthopedics 36:e642-7. 2013
    ..18 and 5.7 days, respectively (P=.94). No significant correlation existed between the Wells score and CTPA results, indicating that the Wells score is limited in predicting PE risk in orthopedic trauma patients...
  7. doi request reprint Variability in Surgical Case Volume of Orthopaedic Surgery Residents: 2007 to 2013
    Joseph A Gil
    From Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical School, Providence, RI
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 24:207-12. 2016
    ..We hypothesized that there is variability in training in all subspecialties encountered in orthopaedic surgery resident training and that the volume of cases in each subspecialty has increased over time...
  8. doi request reprint Cervical total disc replacement exhibits similar stiffness to intact cervical functional spinal units tested on a dynamic pendulum testing system
    Sean M Esmende
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 593 Eddy St, Providence, RI 02906, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 15:162-7. 2015
    ..The number of cycles to equilibrium observed under pendulum testing is a measure of the energy absorbed by the FSU...
  9. doi request reprint Airway compromise due to laryngopharyngeal edema after anterior cervical spine surgery
    Mark A Palumbo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Clin Anesth 25:66-72. 2013
    ..The reported incidence of this complication has varied from 1.2% to 6.1%, with a higher incidence following multi-level surgery. The relevant literature on airway compromise following anterior cervical spine surgery is reviewed...
  10. doi request reprint Wrong-site Spine Surgery
    Mark A Palumbo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RL, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 21:312-20. 2013
    ..The surgeon must design and implement a patient-specific protocol to ensure that the appropriate operation is performed on the correct side and level or levels of the spinal column...
  11. doi request reprint Critical analysis of a trauma fellowship-modeled, six-year orthopaedic surgery training program
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 2 Dudley Street, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:e108. 2013
    ..They are supervised by senior attending staff, with increasing autonomy as the year progresses. A formal, critical analysis of this transition-to-practice training model in orthopaedics has not previously been described...
  12. doi request reprint Intra-articular Placement of an Intraosseous Catheter
    Zachary Grabel
    Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode IslandUSA
    Prehosp Disaster Med 30:89-92. 2015
    ..In addition, intra-articular IO placement could result in septic arthritis of the knee...
  13. pmc CrossFit® Instructor Demographics and Practice Trends
    Gregory R Waryasz
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Orthop Rev (Pavia) 8:6571. 2016
    ..Non-certified instructors differ from CrossFit® certified instructors in regards to teaching of Olympic weightlifting and exercise programming...
  14. doi request reprint Functional Limitations Due to Lumbar Stiffness in Adults With and Without Spinal Deformity
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI Department of Neurosurgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Department of Neurosurgery, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children, Denver, CO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS San Diego Center for Spinal Disorders, La Jolla, CA and International Spine Study Group ISSG
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 40:1599-604. 2015
    ..Cross-sectional analysis...
  15. ncbi request reprint NCAA strength and conditioning coach demographics, current practice trends and common injuries of athletes during strength and conditioning sessions
    Gregory R Waryasz
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Sports Med Phys Fitness 56:1188-1197. 2016
    ..The study aims to further evaluate the backgrounds and exercise philosophies of NCAA strength and conditioning coaches...
  16. doi request reprint Evaluation and management of spinal epidural abscess
    Steven F DeFroda
    Department of Orthopaedics, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    J Hosp Med 11:130-5. 2016
    ..Rapid diagnosis allows for efficient treatment, which optimizes the potential for a positive outcome...
  17. doi request reprint Evaluation of the utility of the Wells score in predicting pulmonary embolism in patients admitted to a spine surgery service
    Joanne H Wang
    Department of Orthopaedics, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 41:122-8. 2013
    ..A retrospective medical chart review of 4179 patients admitted to the spine surgery service...
  18. pmc Readability of Invasive Procedure Consent Forms
    Adam E M Eltorai
    Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Clin Transl Sci 8:830-3. 2015
    ..We hypothesized that text provided in invasive procedure consent forms would exceed recommended readability guidelines for medical information...
  19. doi request reprint Outrigger rod technique for supplemental support of posterior spinal arthrodesis
    Mark A Palumbo
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 2 Dudley St, Providence, RI 02905, USA
    Spine J 15:1409-14. 2015
    ..This complication can negatively impact the clinical outcome by producing spinal pain, functional compromise, instability, and loss of deformity correction...
  20. doi request reprint Academic Characteristics of Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Applicants from 2007 to 2014
    J Mason DePasse
    Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 98:788-95. 2016
    ..However, the objective measures of applicant competitiveness have not been quantified in detail...
  21. doi request reprint Is the Readability of Spine-Related Patient Education Material Improving?: An Assessment of Subspecialty Websites
    Adam E M Eltorai
    Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI Division of Spine Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 41:1041-8. 2016
    ..Analysis of spine-related patient education materials (PEMs) from subspecialty websites...
  22. doi request reprint J-splint use for temporizing management of pediatric femur fractures: a review of 18 cases
    Scott A Ritterman
    From the Divisions of Orthopaedic Trauma and Pediatric Orthopaedics, Department of Orthopaedics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Pediatr Emerg Care 30:516-20. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of J-splint use for temporizing management of pediatric femur fractures...
  23. pmc Personal Trainer Demographics, Current Practice Trends and Common Trainee Injuries
    Gregory R Waryasz
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Rhode Island Hospital, Brown University, Providence, RI
    Orthop Rev (Pavia) 8:6600. 2016
    ..The clinical implication of the differences in practices is unknown as to the impact on injuries or exercise prescription effectiveness...
  24. doi request reprint Adolescent patellar osteochondral fracture following patellar dislocation
    Byung J Lee
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:1856-61. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to review the outcomes of adolescent patients who underwent surgical intervention for patellar osteochondral fracture following patellar dislocation...
  25. ncbi request reprint Adult Spinal Deformity: Contemporary Treatment and Patient Outcomes
    Alan H Daniels
    Adult Spinal Deformity Service, Rhode Island Hospital, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    R I Med J (2013) 98:32-41. 2015
    ..Quality of life for the ASD patient can be greatly improved with proper patient selection, technical execution, and perioperative care...
  26. doi request reprint Variability in Foot and Ankle Case Volume in Orthopaedic Residency Training
    Steven F DeFroda
    Department of Orthopaedics, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island SFD, JAG
    Foot Ankle Spec . 2017
    ..The overall volume of foot and ankle cases performed by graduating orthopaedic surgery residents has increased despite not being statistically significantly from 2009 to 2013...
  27. doi request reprint Hospital charges associated with "never events": comparison of anterior cervical discectomy and fusion, posterior lumbar interbody fusion, and lumbar laminectomy to total joint arthroplasty
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopedics, Adult Spinal Deformity Service, Brown University, Warren Alpert Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island
    J Neurosurg Spine 25:165-9. 2016
    ..Cost projections by health care providers will need to incorporate expected costs of added care for patients experiencing such complications, assuming that the cost burden of such events continues to shift from payers to providers. ..
  28. doi request reprint Variability of Arthroscopy Case Volume in Orthopaedic Surgery Residency
    Joseph A Gil
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, U S A
    Arthroscopy 32:892-7. 2016
    ..To examine orthopaedic surgery case logs for arthroscopy case volume during residency training and to evaluate trends in case volume and variability over time...
  29. doi request reprint An Evidence-Based Approach to Differentiating the Cause of Shoulder and Cervical Spine Pain
    Steven L Bokshan
    Department of Orthopedics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Am J Med 129:913-8. 2016
    ..This review provides an evidence-based review of common causes of shoulder and neck pain and guidelines for assistance in determining the pain generator in ambiguous cases. ..
  30. pmc Readability of Trauma-Related Patient Education Materials From the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
    Adam E M Eltorai
    Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, United States
    Trauma Mon 21:e20141. 2016
    ..This study evaluated whether the AAOS's online trauma-related patient education materials meet recommended readability guidelines for medical information...
  31. doi request reprint Patient-Specific Orthopaedic Implants
    Jack M Haglin
    Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Orthop Surg 8:417-424. 2016
    ....
  32. pmc Antimicrobial technology in orthopedic and spinal implants
    Adam Em Eltorai
    Adam EM Eltorai, Sudheesha Perera, Roy Ruttiman, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI 02906, United States
    World J Orthop 7:361-9. 2016
    ..This review outlines orthopedic implant antimicrobial technology, its current applications and supporting evidence, and clinically promising future directions. ..
  33. ncbi request reprint Failure to Launch: What the Rejection of Lumbar Total Disk Replacement Tells us About American Spine Surgery
    Robert A Hart
    Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, OR Department of Orthopaedics, Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Brown University, Providence, RI
    Clin Spine Surg . 2016
    ..Spine surgeon survey...
  34. ncbi request reprint Halo-Vest Immobilization in Elderly Odontoid Fracture Patients: Evolution in Treatment Modality and In-Hospital Outcomes
    J Mason DePasse
    Department of Orthopaedics Department of Orthopaedics, Division of Spine Surgery Alpert Medical School of Brown University Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Surgical Critical Care, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    Clin Spine Surg . 2016
    ..Retrospective cohort study...
  35. doi request reprint Orthopaedic Surgeon Burnout: Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention
    Alan H Daniels
    From the Department of Orthopedics, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI Dr Daniels and Dr DePasse, and the Chase Hand and Upper Limb Center, Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA Dr Kamal
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 24:213-9. 2016
    ..Orthopaedic residency programs, departments, and practices should focus on identifying the signs of burnout and implementing prevention and treatment programs that have been shown to mitigate symptoms. ..
  36. doi request reprint Preliminary biomechanical proof of concept for a hybrid locking plate/variable pitch screw construct for anterior fixation of type II odontoid fractures
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedics, Brown University Warren Alpert School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 37:E1159-64. 2012
    ..A human cadaveric biomechanical proof-of-concept study...
  37. doi request reprint Benign tumors of the spine
    Nikhil A Thakur
    Department of Orthopaedics, State University of New York Upstate Medical University, Syracue, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 20:715-24. 2012
    ..Knowledge of the epidemiology, common presentation, imaging, and treatment of benign bone tumors is essential for successful management of these lesions...
  38. ncbi request reprint ACGME Accreditation of Orthopaedic Surgery Subspecialty Fellowship Training Programs
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903 E mail address for A H Daniels
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 96:e94. 2014
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Prospective analysis of a novel orthopedic residency advocacy education program
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital
    R I Med J (2013) 97:43-6. 2014
    ..We therefore developed an "Advocacy" curriculum for our orthopedic residents designed to direct particular attention to patient advocacy, specialty advocacy, and healthcare policy...
  40. doi request reprint Variability in spine surgery procedures performed during orthopaedic and neurological surgery residency training: an analysis of ACGME case log data
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903 E mail address for A H Daniels
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 96:e196. 2014
    ..Resident spine surgery procedure volume may vary between and within specialties...
  41. pmc Federally mandating motorcycle helmets in the United States
    Adam E M Eltorai
    Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Box G 9247, Providence, RI, 02903, USA
    BMC Public Health 16:242. 2016
    ..Motorcycle helmets reduce both motorcycle-related fatalities and head injuries. Motorcycle crashes are a major public health concern which place economic stress on the U.S. healthcare system...
  42. doi request reprint Surgical treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis in the United States from 1997 to 2012: an analysis of 20,346 patients
    Hari T Vigneswaran
    Department of Orthopaedics, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island
    J Neurosurg Pediatr 16:322-8. 2015
    ....
  43. pmc Most American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons' online patient education material exceeds average patient reading level
    Adam E M Eltorai
    Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Box G 9247, Providence, RI, 02903, USA
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 473:1181-6. 2015
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Adverse events associated with anterior cervical spine surgery
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Brown University Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 16:729-38. 2008
    ..Appropriate strategies must be utilized to avoid these adverse events, and the treating surgeon should have an understanding of how to detect and manage such events when they do arise...
  45. doi request reprint Compressive spinal epidural mass caused by Propionibacterium acnes
    Austin Y Ha
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, 222 Richmond St, Providence, RI 02903, USA Electronic address
    Spine J 16:e347-51. 2016
    ..To our knowledge, there has been no previously reported case of symptomatic compressive chronic inflammatory epidural mass caused by P. acnes in a patient with no prior spinal procedures...
  46. pmc Airway compromise due to wound hematoma following anterior cervical spine surgery
    Mark A Palumbo
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Open Orthop J 6:108-13. 2012
    ..We also propose guidelines for the prevention and management of postoperative airway obstruction due to wound hematoma...
  47. doi request reprint Temporizing management of pediatric femur fractures using J-splints
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Orthopedics 35:773-6. 2012
    ..This technique of J-splinting femur fractures has low morbidity and provides many advantages in the temporizing management of pediatric femur fractures...
  48. pmc Mesenchymal stromal cells in spinal fusion: Current and future applications
    Adam E M Eltorai
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    J Orthop 14:1-3. 2017
    ..With the proper signals, these cells may be able to regenerate healthy tissue. Recent studies have yielded promising evidence supporting translational mesenchymal stromal cell applications particularly in spinal fusion surgery...
  49. doi request reprint Early catastrophic failure of trochanteric fixation with the Dall-Miles Cable Grip System
    Stephen A Klinge
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    J Arthroplasty 29:1289-91. 2014
    ..Surgeons should be aware that these surgical instruments require regular maintenance and should be gauge tested prior to every use. ..
  50. doi request reprint Multifocal Neuropathy: Expanding the Scope of Double Crush Syndrome
    Brian H Cohen
    Department of Orthopedics, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI Electronic address
    J Hand Surg Am 41:1171-1175. 2016
    ..This paper examines the history of DCS and multifocal neuropathy, including the epidemiology and pathophysiology in addition to principles of evaluation and management...
  51. doi request reprint Advances in Spinal Interbody Cages
    Sukrit Jain
    Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Orthop Surg 8:278-84. 2016
    ..Thus, this review provides an update of recent research findings relevant to ICs over the past 3 years, highlighting trends in optimization of cage design, materials, alternatives to bone grafts, and coatings that may enhance fusion. ..
  52. ncbi request reprint Referral for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis by Pediatric Primary Care Providers
    Joey P Johnson
    Brown University, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI, USA
    Clin Pediatr (Phila) . 2016
    ..Encouraging education initiatives for pediatric primary care providers may encourage appropriate referral for AIS...
  53. ncbi request reprint Collateral Adverse Outcomes After Lumbar Spine Surgery
    Alan H Daniels
    Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedics, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island
    Instr Course Lect 65:291-7. 2016
    ..The objective evaluation and reporting of collateral adverse outcomes will provide surgeons with a more complete picture of invasive interventions and, thus, the improved ability to assess alternative treatment options. ..
  54. doi request reprint Differentiating Radiculopathy from Lower Extremity Arthropathy
    Steven F DeFroda
    Department of Orthopedics, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI Electronic address
    Am J Med 129:1124.e1-7. 2016
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Influence of Medical Student Debt on the Decision to Pursue Careers in Primary Care
    Joseph A Gil
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
    R I Med J (2013) 99:19-21. 2016
    ..To determine if medical student debt has an effect on medical student specialty choice...
  56. doi request reprint Readability of patient education materials on the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine website
    Adam E M Eltorai
    Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI
    Phys Sportsmed 42:125-30. 2014
    ..However, online resources may be too complex for some patients to understand, and poor health literacy predicts inferior health-related quality of life outcomes...
  57. doi request reprint Incidence and cost of treating axis fractures in the United States from 2000 to 2010
    Alan H Daniels
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI and Department of Sociology, University of Alaska Fairbanks, Fairbanks, AK
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:1498-505. 2014
    ..Retrospective database analysis...
  58. pmc A biomechanical comparison of locked and unlocked long cephalomedullary nails in a stable intertrochanteric fracture model
    Patrick Kane
    Department of Orthopaedics, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI
    J Orthop Trauma 28:715-20. 2014
    ..This study compared the torsional properties of stable intertrochanteric femur fractures in a cadaveric bone model using 2 different distal fixation strategies: unlocked long cephalomedullary nailing versus dynamically locked nailing...