Michael P Glotzbecker

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Management of Spinal Implants in Acute Pediatric Surgical Site Infections: A Multicenter Study
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, HU2, Boston, MA, 02115, USA Electronic address
    Spine Deform 4:277-282. 2016
  2. doi request reprint Distraction-Based Treatment Maintains Predicted Thoracic Dimensions in Early-Onset Scoliosis
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Spine Deform 2:203-207. 2014
  3. pmc Surgeon practices regarding infection prevention for growth friendly spinal procedures
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    J Child Orthop 8:245-50. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Fishtail deformity of the distal humerus: a report of 15 cases
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:592-7. 2013
  5. doi request reprint What's the evidence? Systematic literature review of risk factors and preventive strategies for surgical site infection following pediatric spine surgery
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:479-87. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Commentary: Does pedicle screw density matter in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hunnewell 2, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Spine J 13:382-3. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Primary lyme arthritis of the pediatric hip
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedics, Division of Immunology Rheumatology Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:787-90. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Prenatally diagnosed clubfeet: comparing ultrasonographic severity with objective clinical outcomes
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:606-11. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Building consensus: development of a Best Practice Guideline (BPG) for surgical site infection (SSI) prevention in high-risk pediatric spine surgery
    Michael G Vitale
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:471-8. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of a prenatal sonographic clubfoot classification system
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopedics, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 34:236-40. 2013

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Publications30

  1. doi request reprint Management of Spinal Implants in Acute Pediatric Surgical Site Infections: A Multicenter Study
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, HU2, Boston, MA, 02115, USA Electronic address
    Spine Deform 4:277-282. 2016
    ..A retrospective review of patients who underwent posterior spinal fusion (PSF) and returned within 90 days with an acute infection...
  2. doi request reprint Distraction-Based Treatment Maintains Predicted Thoracic Dimensions in Early-Onset Scoliosis
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    Spine Deform 2:203-207. 2014
    ..Retrospective cohort study...
  3. pmc Surgeon practices regarding infection prevention for growth friendly spinal procedures
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 2, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    J Child Orthop 8:245-50. 2014
    ..The purpose of this study is to conduct a similar survey in order to understand approaches used by experienced pediatric spinal surgeons with regard to infection prevention in growth friendly spinal procedures...
  4. doi request reprint Fishtail deformity of the distal humerus: a report of 15 cases
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:592-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to characterize the clinical and radiographic presentation of fishtail deformity and outline a treatment algorithm...
  5. doi request reprint What's the evidence? Systematic literature review of risk factors and preventive strategies for surgical site infection following pediatric spine surgery
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:479-87. 2013
    ..We performed a systematic review of the literature, determining the level of evidence for risk factors for SSIs and prevention practices to reduce SSIs following pediatric spine surgery...
  6. doi request reprint Commentary: Does pedicle screw density matter in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis?
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hunnewell 2, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Spine J 13:382-3. 2013
    ..Low-density versus high-density thoracic pedicle screw constructs in adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: do more screws lead to a better outcome? Spine J 2013;13:375-81 (in this issue)...
  7. doi request reprint Primary lyme arthritis of the pediatric hip
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedics, Division of Immunology Rheumatology Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:787-90. 2011
    ..There are only a few case reports describing Lyme disease presenting with isolated hip involvement. The purpose of this study is to review our experience with primary Lyme arthritis of the hip...
  8. doi request reprint Prenatally diagnosed clubfeet: comparing ultrasonographic severity with objective clinical outcomes
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:606-11. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to decrease the false positive (FP) rate for prenatally identified clubfeet, and to predict clinical severity using a new prenatal sonographic classification system...
  9. doi request reprint Building consensus: development of a Best Practice Guideline (BPG) for surgical site infection (SSI) prevention in high-risk pediatric spine surgery
    Michael G Vitale
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:471-8. 2013
    ..The ultimate goal of this initiative is to decrease the wide variability in SSI prevention strategies in this area, ultimately leading to improved patient outcomes and reduced health care costs...
  10. doi request reprint Prospective evaluation of a prenatal sonographic clubfoot classification system
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopedics, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Mass, USA
    Fetal Diagn Ther 34:236-40. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to prospectively evaluate our recently described fetal sonographic classification system for prenatal diagnosis of clubfoot...
  11. ncbi request reprint Efficacy of Intraoperative Neurophysiologic Monitoring for Pediatric Cervical Spine Surgery
    Daniel G Tobert
    Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Residency Program, Boston MA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston MA Department of Neurological Surgery, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston MA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) . 2016
    ..Advances in cervical spine instrumentation have expanded the surgical options in pediatric populations. The goal of this study is to report the ability of IONM to detect neurologic injury during pediatric cervical spine instrumentation...
  12. doi request reprint Treatment outcomes after insufficiency femoral diaphyseal fractures in nonambulatory children
    Benjamin G Allar
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 25:331-7. 2016
    ..01) and underwent greater subsequent procedures (n=5, 63%). Surgeons should consider locked plate and screw fixation as their first treatment choice in this challenging patient population...
  13. pmc Spinal deformity progression after posterior segmental instrumentation and fusion for idiopathic scoliosis
    Vidyadhar V Upasani
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Child Orthop 9:29-37. 2015
    ..Retrospective chart and radiographic review...
  14. doi request reprint Early Career Experience of Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellows: What to Expect and Need for Their Services
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Moore Center for Orthopaedics, Columbia, SC Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Biomedical Engineering, University of Tennessee Campbell Clinic, Memphis, TN
    J Pediatr Orthop 36:429-32. 2016
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  15. pmc Pediatric forearm fractures with in situ intramedullary implants
    Brian A Kelly
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    J Child Orthop 10:321-7. 2016
    ..The purpose of this investigation is to present our institutional experience with fractures of the pediatric forearm with in situ intramedullary nails...
  16. doi request reprint Management of pediatric patients with synovial fluid white blood-cell counts of 25,000 to 75,000 cells/mm³ after aspiration of the hip
    Benton E Heyworth
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, 300 Longwood Avenue, Hunnewell 217, Boston MA 02115 E mail address for B E Heyworth
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 97:389-95. 2015
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  17. ncbi request reprint Uniplanar Versus Taylor Spatial Frame External Fixation For Pediatric Diaphyseal Tibia Fractures: A Comparison of Cost and Complications
    Benjamin J Shore
    Boston Children s Hospital Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA Hofstra North Shore, LIJ School of Medicine, Hempstead, NY Campbell Clinic Orthopaedics, LeBonheur Children s Hospital, Memphis, TN
    J Pediatr Orthop 36:821-828. 2016
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the outcomes and cost variations between uniplanar (UNI) and Taylor Spatial Frame (TSF) external fixation for unstable pediatric tibial diaphyseal fractures...
  18. doi request reprint Quality, Safety, and Value in Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, MA Morgan Stanley Children s Hospital of New York, New York, NY Cincinnati Children s Hospital, Cincinnati, OH Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    J Pediatr Orthop 36:549-57. 2016
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  19. ncbi request reprint The Classification for Early-onset Scoliosis (C-EOS) Correlates With the Speed of Vertical Expandable Prosthetic Titanium Rib (VEPTR) Proximal Anchor Failure
    Howard Y Park
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Columbia University Medical Center, New York City, NY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard University Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA The Institute for Spine and Scoliosis, Lawrenceville, NJ Shriners Hospitals for Children Department of Orthopedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Washington University in St Louis, St Louis, MO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Colorado Denver, Denver, CO Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT
    J Pediatr Orthop . 2015
    ..This study aims to examine if the C-EOS classification correlates with the speed (failure/unit time) of proximal anchor failure in EOS surgery patients...
  20. doi request reprint Neonatal C1 TO C2 osteomyelitis leading to instability and neurological decline: novel treatment with occiput-C1-C2 fusion and occiput to thorax growing rods. A case report
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA
    J Pediatr Orthop 35:379-84. 2015
    ..We describe a unique treatment approach for a young child that required emergent stabilization of the upper cervical spine due to progressive instability caused by osteomyelitis...
  21. doi request reprint Prediction of thoracic dimensions and spine length on the basis of individual pelvic dimensions: validation of the use of pelvic inlet width obtained by radiographs compared with computed tomography
    Meryl Gold
    From the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 39:74-80. 2014
    ..Retrospective review...
  22. doi request reprint Results of Surgical Management of Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Ankle in the Pediatric and Adolescent Population
    Dennis E Kramer
    Division of Sports Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    J Pediatr Orthop 35:725-33. 2015
    ..This study seeks to elucidate patient and lesion characteristics associated with surgical success and failure as well as reporting functional outcomes...
  23. doi request reprint Osteonecrosis After Femoral Neck Fractures in Children and Adolescents: Analysis of Risk Factors
    David Spence
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    J Pediatr Orthop 36:111-6. 2016
    ..The primary purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of osteonecrosis in children and adolescents after femoral neck fractures and to identify risk factors for its development...
  24. doi request reprint Surgeon practices regarding infection prevention for pediatric spinal surgery
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA Morgan Stanley Children s Hospital of New York, Manhattan, NY Intermountain Orthopaedics Idaho, Boise, ID Children s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
    J Pediatr Orthop 33:694-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study is to understand approaches used by pediatric spinal surgeons with regard to infection prevention...
  25. doi request reprint Offset layered closure reduces deep wound infection in early-onset scoliosis surgery
    Alexandra M Grzywna
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Division of Spine Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Pediatr Orthop B 25:361-8. 2016
    ..007). This deep infection rate (0.37%) is more typical of elective surgery, providing a more optimistic view of infection in EOS surgery than generally reported. ..
  26. doi request reprint Efficacy of nonfusion treatment for subacute and chronic atlanto-axial rotatory fixation in children
    Michael P Glotzbecker
    Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA
    J Pediatr Orthop 34:490-5. 2014
    ..Surgical fusion has potential side effects; therefore, it is important to understand the role for nonfusion treatment of chronic AARF. This case series examines the success rate of nonfusion treatment...
  27. ncbi request reprint Allograft Bone Use in Pediatric Subaxial Cervical Spine Fusions
    Robert F Murphy
    Department of Orthopaedics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA
    J Pediatr Orthop . 2015
    ..We sought to describe our experience with allograft bone in this patient cohort, and to compare union rates to patients treated with autograft...
  28. ncbi request reprint Deep Surgical Site Infections Following Pediatric Cervical Spine Surgery
    David A Porter
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, NY Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Boston Children s Hospital, Boston, MA
    J Pediatr Orthop . 2016
    ..This is the first reported series looking specifically at factors associated with deep surgical site infections (SSI) following pediatric cervical spine surgery...
  29. doi request reprint A critical appraisal of the first-year experience of 5 pediatric orthopaedic surgeons
    Nicholas D Fletcher
    Department of Orthopaedics, Division of Pediatric Orthopaedics, Emory University, Atlanta, GA Department of Orthopaedics, The Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Division of Pediatric Orthopadics, Children s Hospital of Boston, Boston, MA The Moore Clinic, Columbia, SC
    J Pediatr Orthop 34:655-9. 2014
    ..The transition into practice following a fellowship in pediatric orthopaedics is challenging. This study seeks to describe the first-year experiences of 5 pediatric orthopaedists...
  30. doi request reprint Acute compartment syndrome in children and teenagers with tibial shaft fractures: incidence and multivariable risk factors
    Benjamin J Shore
    Departments of Orthopaedic Surgery and Department of Anesthesia, Boston Children s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
    J Orthop Trauma 27:616-21. 2013
    ..To identify the incidence of acute compartment syndrome (ACS) in children and teenagers with tibial shaft fractures and report associated risk factors...