Steve K Lee

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Affiliation: New York University School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Wrist arthrofibrosis
    Steve K Lee
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedics Institute, The New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Hand Clin 22:529-38; abstract vii. 2006
  2. doi The effects of core suture purchase on the biomechanical characteristics of a multistrand locking flexor tendon repair: a cadaveric study
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:1165-71. 2010
  3. doi Submuscular versus subcutaneous anterior ulnar nerve transposition: a rat histologic study
    Steve K Lee
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:1811-4. 2009
  4. doi Comparison of radiographic stress views for scapholunate dynamic instability in a cadaver model
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:1149-57. 2011
  5. doi Differential strain of the axially loaded scapholunate interosseus ligament
    Steve K Lee
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Laboratory and the Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:245-51. 2010
  6. doi Correlation of malrotation deformity in distal radius fractures with radiographic analysis: cadaveric study
    Steve K Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:228-32. 2010
  7. doi A biomechanical study of extensor tendon repair methods: introduction to the running-interlocking horizontal mattress extensor tendon repair technique
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:19-23. 2010
  8. ncbi Thumb metacarpophalangeal ulnar collateral ligament injuries: a biomechanical simulation study of four static reconstructions
    Steve K Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:1056-60. 2005
  9. doi Biomechanical study of cross-locked cruciate versus Strickland flexor tendon repair
    Mordechai Vigler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:1826-33. 2008
  10. doi Repair of flexor digitorum profundus to distal phalanx: a biomechanical evaluation of four techniques
    Steve K Lee
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Service, 535 East 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:1604-9. 2011

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Publications37

  1. ncbi Wrist arthrofibrosis
    Steve K Lee
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedics Institute, The New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Hand Clin 22:529-38; abstract vii. 2006
    ..For Types IIA, B, and D (dorsal, palmar, and combination extrinsic contracture, respectively), both open and arthroscopic methods are described...
  2. doi The effects of core suture purchase on the biomechanical characteristics of a multistrand locking flexor tendon repair: a cadaveric study
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:1165-71. 2010
    ..To determine the effects of suture purchase on work of flexion (WOF), 2-mm gap force, and load to failure on the combination cross-locked cruciate-interlocking horizontal mattress (CLC-IHM) flexor tendon repair in zone II...
  3. doi Submuscular versus subcutaneous anterior ulnar nerve transposition: a rat histologic study
    Steve K Lee
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 34:1811-4. 2009
    ..Controversy exists as to which technique yields superior results. The purpose of this study was to examine the histologic differences between the 2 methods in a rat model...
  4. doi Comparison of radiographic stress views for scapholunate dynamic instability in a cadaver model
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:1149-57. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study is to compare these stress views and determine which view has the greatest utility for demonstrating SL gap radiographically...
  5. doi Differential strain of the axially loaded scapholunate interosseus ligament
    Steve K Lee
    Minimally Invasive Surgery Laboratory and the Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:245-51. 2010
    ..To directly measure strain changes in the scapholunate ligament via magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) when axially loading the wrist in the neutral and extended positions...
  6. doi Correlation of malrotation deformity in distal radius fractures with radiographic analysis: cadaveric study
    Steve K Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University School of Medicine Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:228-32. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to define the appearance of distal fragment malrotation on conventional radiographs and to correlate varying degrees of malrotation with the corresponding radiographic findings...
  7. doi A biomechanical study of extensor tendon repair methods: introduction to the running-interlocking horizontal mattress extensor tendon repair technique
    Steve K Lee
    Division of Hand Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 35:19-23. 2010
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  8. ncbi Thumb metacarpophalangeal ulnar collateral ligament injuries: a biomechanical simulation study of four static reconstructions
    Steve K Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:1056-60. 2005
    ..To determine the optimal tunnel placement positions for tendon graft reconstruction of chronic thumb metacarpophalangeal (MCP) ulnar collateral ligament injuries that would stabilize the joint while maintaining motion...
  9. doi Biomechanical study of cross-locked cruciate versus Strickland flexor tendon repair
    Mordechai Vigler
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:1826-33. 2008
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  10. doi Repair of flexor digitorum profundus to distal phalanx: a biomechanical evaluation of four techniques
    Steve K Lee
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Service, 535 East 70th St, New York, NY 10021, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 36:1604-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to test the biomechanical characteristics of an anchor-button (AB) technique, as compared to 3 other techniques...
  11. ncbi Evaluation and treatment of injuries of the ulnar collateral ligament of the thumb metacarpophalangeal joint
    Michael A Baskies
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 67:68-74. 2009
    ..A review of the literature regarding the pertinent anatomy, injury mechanism, diagnostic modalities, and treatment options may yield a better understanding for future management...
  12. ncbi Avulsion injuries of the flexor digitorum profundus tendon
    David E Ruchelsman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 19:152-62. 2011
    ..Treatment alternatives for the chronic avulsion injury remain patient-specific and include nonsurgical management, distal interphalangeal joint arthrodesis, and staged reconstruction...
  13. doi Current methods and biomechanics of extensor tendon repairs
    Christopher J Dy
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hand Clin 29:261-8. 2013
    ..While clinical outcomes have improved with modern repairs and rehabilitation, patients should be advised that a slight extensor lag may persist and full flexion may not be possible despite seemingly successful treatment...
  14. doi Modern tendon repair techniques
    Steve K Lee
    Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hand Clin 28:565-70. 2012
    ..This article evaluates modern tendon repair techniques. Early clinical experience using such methods have shown clinical success of improved motion and no known ruptures...
  15. doi Restoration of pinch in intrinsic muscles of the hand
    Steve K Lee
    Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery Service, Hospital for Special Surgery, Weill Cornell Medical College, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hand Clin 28:45-51. 2012
    ..Both require use of extension tendon grafts. In cases of joint instability or arthrosis, arthrodesis of the thumb and index finger MP or IP joints, alone or in combination, may be indicated...
  16. doi Radial collateral ligament injuries of the thumb
    David M Edelstein
    New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 33:760-70. 2008
    ..This article reviews the anatomy, physiology, diagnosis, and treatment, including surgical technique, for RCL injuries of the thumb...
  17. ncbi Fixation of tendon grafts for collateral ligament reconstructions: a cadaveric biomechanical study
    Steve K Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 30:1051-5. 2005
    ..To compare the biomechanical properties of 4 methods of fixation of tendon grafts to bone as used for ligament reconstructions...
  18. ncbi Perilunate dislocations
    George Kardashian
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 69:87-96. 2011
    ..This review explores the anatomy, pathoanatomy, and biomechanics, as well as the diagnoses and different treatment options for perilunate wrist injuries available to date and their complications and outcomes...
  19. ncbi Management of the distal radioulnar joint in rheumatoid arthritis
    Steve K Lee
    Hand and Upper Extremity Service, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Hand Clin 21:577-89. 2005
    ..For either procedure, if there is evidence of pre-existing radiocarpal instability, partial or total wrist arthrodesis or arthroplasty should bea concomitant procedure...
  20. ncbi Comparative biomechanic performances of locked cruciate four-strand flexor tendon repairs in an ex vivo porcine model
    Alexander Croog
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:225-32. 2007
    ..To investigate the effects of 3 different locking configurations on repair strength when used in a cruciate four-strand repair...
  21. doi Hybrid Russe Procedure for Scaphoid Waist Fracture Nonunion With Deformity
    Steve K Lee
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY Electronic address
    J Hand Surg Am 40:2198-205. 2015
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  22. doi Ulnar variance: correlation of plain radiographs, computed tomography, and magnetic resonance imaging with anatomic dissection
    Daniel K Laino
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, NY, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 37:90-7. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to correlate ulnar variance measurements on plain radiographs, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and anatomic dissection...
  23. ncbi Failed surgery for ulnar nerve compression at the elbow
    David E Ruchelsman
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases, 301 East 17th Street, 14th Floor, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Hand Clin 23:359-71, vi-vii. 2007
    ..Although the techniques available for revision decompression of the ulnar nerve at the elbow are similar to those used in the primary setting, the results after repeat surgical intervention are less predictable...
  24. pmc The Prevalence of Pisotriquetral Arthritis in the Setting of Scapholunate Advanced Collapse
    Schneider K Rancy
    Department of Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York
    J Wrist Surg 5:261-264. 2016
    ..Given reports of symptomatic PT OA developed following four-corner arthrodesis, we recommend preoperative vigilance for pisotriquetral pain in patients with SLAC arthritis. Level of Evidence Prognostic level III...
  25. doi The MRI Bullseye Sign: An Indicator of Peripheral Nerve Constriction in Parsonage-Turner Syndrome
    Darryl B Sneag
    Department of Radiology and Imaging, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Muscle Nerve . 2016
    ..Magnetic resonance imaging's (MRI's) role in identifying hourglass constrictions (HGCs) of nerves in Parsonage-Turner syndrome (PTS) is largely unknown...
  26. doi The Effect of Capitate Position on Coronal Plane Wrist Motion After Simulated 4-Corner Arthrodesis
    Alexia Hernandez-Soria
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
    J Hand Surg Am 41:1049-1055. 2016
    ..We hypothesized that wrist resting posture would be altered and radial-ulnar motion would diminish after 4-corner arthrodesis in the lunate-covered position when compared with normal wrists...
  27. pmc Evaluation of Physical Examination Tests for Thumb Basal Joint Osteoarthritis
    Zina Model
    Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY, USA
    Hand (N Y) 11:108-12. 2016
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  28. doi The Electrodiagnostic Natural History of Parsonage-Turner Syndrome
    Joseph H Feinberg
    Department of Physiatry, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
    Muscle Nerve . 2017
    ..Discussion In contrast to previous reports, full electrodiagnostic recovery of PTS was demonstrated at a mean of 1 year in >50% of patients with longer term follow-up. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved...
  29. ncbi Effect of anterior versus posterior in situ decompression on ulnar nerve subluxation
    Patricia A Hsu
    Division of Hand Surgery, Orthopedics Department, Kaiser Permanente Medical Group, Denver, CO 80205, USA
    Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ) 42:262-6. 2013
    ..05). Ulnar nerve subluxation was significantly lower with posterior release, compared with anterior release for limited and complete in situ decompression. ..
  30. doi Nerve transfers for the upper extremity: new horizons in nerve reconstruction
    Steve K Lee
    Hospital for Special Surgery and Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 20:506-17. 2012
    ..A thorough diagnostic workup and intraoperative assessment help guide the surgeon in their use. Nerve transfers have made a positive impact on the outcomes of nerve surgery and are essential tools in complex nerve reconstruction...
  31. ncbi Snowboard wrist guards--use, efficacy, and design. A systematic review
    Suezie Kim
    NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 301 East 17th Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis 69:149-57. 2011
    ..There is no consensus as to what type or design of wrist guard is the most effective and which wrist guards are available for use by the consumer...
  32. ncbi Arthroscopic reduction-association of the scapholunate
    Alberto J Aviles
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Arthroscopy 23:105.e1-5. 2007
    ..Arthroscopy facilitates anatomic reduction of the joint, as well as the critically important, precise placement of the cannulated HBS screw, by use of 3 portals rather than the traditional 2-incision approach...
  33. doi Nerve Repair and Nerve Grafting
    Samir K Trehan
    Department of Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, 535 East 70th Street, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hand Clin 32:119-25. 2016
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  34. doi Anatomical Study of the Surgical Approaches to the Radial Tunnel
    Ekaterina Y Urch
    Division of Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, NY
    J Hand Surg Am 40:1416-20. 2015
    ..The aim of the study was to determine whether the number of compression sites visualized and safely released differed between approaches. We hypothesized that no single approach is adequate for visualization of all key compression sites...
  35. doi Preoperative donor nerve electromyography as a predictor of nerve transfer outcomes
    Joseph J Schreiber
    Center for Brachial Plexus and Traumatic Nerve Injury, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York, New York
    J Hand Surg Am 39:42-9. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that health of the donor nerve and corresponding muscle, as assessed by electromyography (EMG), could predict the outcome of nerve transfer surgery...
  36. ncbi Carpal fractures excluding the scaphoid
    Mordechai Vigler
    Hand Surgery Service, New York University Hospital for Joint Diseases Orthopaedic Institute, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, The New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Hand Clin 22:501-16; abstract vii. 2006
    ..This article organizes current knowledge of these potentially difficult fractures, with a table of diagnosis and treatment guidelines...
  37. ncbi Release of the transverse carpal ligament alone is associated with elevated pressure beneath the distal volar forearm fascia in a cadaver model of carpal tunnel syndrome
    Kenneth R Means
    Curtis National Hand Center, Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
    J Hand Surg Am 32:1533-7. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study is to determine whether release of the distal volar forearm fascia (DVFF) is necessary at the time of median nerve decompression for carpal tunnel syndrome...