Nicholas D Fletcher

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Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Impact of insurance status on ability to return for outpatient management of pediatric supracondylar humerus fractures
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Department of Orthopaedics, Emory University, 59 Executive Park South NE, Atlanta, GA, 30329, USA
    J Child Orthop 10:421-7. 2016
  2. pmc Clinical and economic implications of early discharge following posterior spinal fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Emory University Department of Orthopaedics, 59 Executive Park South NE, Atlanta, GA, 30329, USA
    J Child Orthop 8:257-63. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Medicaid insurance is associated with larger curves in patients who require scoliosis surgery
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Department of Orthopaedics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 44:E454-7. 2015
  4. doi request reprint Serial casting as a delay tactic in the treatment of moderate-to-severe early-onset scoliosis
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Emory Orthopaedics Spine Center, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:664-71. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Increased severity of type III supracondylar humerus fractures in the preteen population
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:567-72. 2012
  6. pmc Early onset scoliosis: current concepts and controversies
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Emory University Orthopaedics and Spine Center, 59 Executive Park South NE, Atlanta, GA, 30329, USA
    Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med 5:102-10. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics of severe supracondylar humerus fractures in children
    Sumeet Garg
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO UT Southwestern, Children s Medical Center Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, TX Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN Emory University, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA St Christopher Hospital for Children, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA Department of Orthopedics, Brown University, Providence, RI
    J Pediatr Orthop 34:34-9. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Current treatment preferences for early onset scoliosis: a survey of POSNA members
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Emory Orthopaedic and Spine Center, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:326-30. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Operative treatment of type II supracondylar humerus fractures: does time to surgery affect complications?
    A Noelle Larson
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Children s Hospital, Denver, CO Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children Children s Medical Center, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Brown University, Providence, RI St Christopher s Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA
    J Pediatr Orthop 34:382-7. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint The Use of a Transolecranon Pin in the Treatment of Pediatric Flexion-type Supracondylar Humerus Fractures
    Brandon M Green
    Department of Orthopaedics, Emory University Pediatric Orthopaedic Associates, Atlanta, GA
    J Pediatr Orthop . 2016

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Publications11

  1. pmc Impact of insurance status on ability to return for outpatient management of pediatric supracondylar humerus fractures
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Department of Orthopaedics, Emory University, 59 Executive Park South NE, Atlanta, GA, 30329, USA
    J Child Orthop 10:421-7. 2016
    ..We hypothesized that insurance coverage may impact access to care and the patient's ability to return to the operating room for outpatient surgery...
  2. pmc Clinical and economic implications of early discharge following posterior spinal fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Emory University Department of Orthopaedics, 59 Executive Park South NE, Atlanta, GA, 30329, USA
    J Child Orthop 8:257-63. 2014
    ..To evaluate the clinical and economic impact of a novel postoperative pathway following posterior spinal fusion (PSF) in patients with adolescent idiopathic scoliosis (AIS)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Medicaid insurance is associated with larger curves in patients who require scoliosis surgery
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Department of Orthopaedics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 44:E454-7. 2015
    ..7 (2.3) for private insurance patients (P = .16). Compared with private insurance patients, Medicaid patients who underwent PSF for AIS had larger presenting Cobb angles and larger Cobb angles at time of surgery. ..
  4. doi request reprint Serial casting as a delay tactic in the treatment of moderate-to-severe early-onset scoliosis
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Emory Orthopaedics Spine Center, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:664-71. 2012
    ..Serial casting can cure mild infantile idiopathic scoliosis. Its use in delaying surgery in older children and those with larger curves or syndromes is poorly defined...
  5. doi request reprint Increased severity of type III supracondylar humerus fractures in the preteen population
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 32:567-72. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that there would be more complications in older children, reflecting a higher-energy injury mechanism...
  6. pmc Early onset scoliosis: current concepts and controversies
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Emory University Orthopaedics and Spine Center, 59 Executive Park South NE, Atlanta, GA, 30329, USA
    Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med 5:102-10. 2012
    ..Definitive fusion is rarely indicated in young patients. This chapter will cover the diagnosis, evaluation, and treatment of children with EOS...
  7. doi request reprint Clinical characteristics of severe supracondylar humerus fractures in children
    Sumeet Garg
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital, University of Colorado, Aurora, CO UT Southwestern, Children s Medical Center Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, TX Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN Emory University, Children s Healthcare of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA St Christopher Hospital for Children, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA Department of Orthopedics, Brown University, Providence, RI
    J Pediatr Orthop 34:34-9. 2014
    ..Our aim was to review the results of our experience treating children with severe supracondylar elbow fractures at various time points after injury...
  8. doi request reprint Current treatment preferences for early onset scoliosis: a survey of POSNA members
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Emory Orthopaedic and Spine Center, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:326-30. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that practitioner access to casting tables and halo traction would be significantly associated with treatment choices...
  9. doi request reprint Operative treatment of type II supracondylar humerus fractures: does time to surgery affect complications?
    A Noelle Larson
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Children s Hospital, Denver, CO Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children Children s Medical Center, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Emory University, Atlanta, GA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Brown University, Providence, RI St Christopher s Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA
    J Pediatr Orthop 34:382-7. 2014
    ..We sought to determine if delay in surgical treatment of modified Gartland type II supracondylar humerus fractures would affect the rate of complications following closed reduction and percutaneous pinning...
  10. ncbi request reprint The Use of a Transolecranon Pin in the Treatment of Pediatric Flexion-type Supracondylar Humerus Fractures
    Brandon M Green
    Department of Orthopaedics, Emory University Pediatric Orthopaedic Associates, Atlanta, GA
    J Pediatr Orthop . 2016
    ..Instability in elbow flexion renders traditional closed techniques inadequate and often results in the need for open reduction. We present a simple technique for closed reduction using a transolecranon pin for temporary stability...
  11. doi request reprint Asymmetrical arthrogryposis of the upper extremity associated with congenital spine anomalies
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedics, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, Dallas, TX, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:936-41. 2010
    ..The spine may be involved; however, the presence of associated congenital vertebral abnormalities is rare...