Lloydine J Jacobs
Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
- Safety of thromboembolic chemoprophylaxis in spinal trauma patients requiring surgical stabilizationLloydine J Jacobs
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:E1041-7. 2013..Retrospective review...
- Identifying inflammatory targets for biologic therapies for spine painLloydine J Jacobs
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
PM R 3:S12-7. 2011..With rapid advances in biomedical technology, these interventions may be available for clinical use in the near future...
- What is the prevalence of MRSA colonization in elective spine cases?Antonia F Chen
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3471 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2684-9. 2012..The incidence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) infection is increasing. However, the prevalence of MRSA colonization among patients undergoing spine surgery is unclear...
- Expression and regulation of metalloproteinases and their inhibitors in intervertebral disc aging and degenerationNam V Vo
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Ferguson Laboratory for Orthopaedic Research, University of Pittsburgh, E1641 Biomedical Science Tower, 200 Lothrop St, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
Spine J 13:331-41. 2013..Matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs), and disintegrins and metalloproteinases with thrombospondin motifs (ADAMTSs) are believed to be the major proteolytic enzymes responsible for ECM degradation in the intervertebral disc (IVD)...