orthopedics

Summary

Summary: A surgical specialty which utilizes medical, surgical, and physical methods to treat and correct deformities, diseases, and injuries to the skeletal system, its articulations, and associated structures.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Reporting randomised clinical trials of analgesics after traumatic or orthopaedic surgery is inadequate: a systematic review
    Eva Montané
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Clinical Pharmacology Service, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Pg Vall d Hebron, no 119 129, 08035 Barcelona, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 10:2. 2010
  2. ncbi Antibiotic resistance in exopolysaccharide-forming Staphylococcus epidermidis clinical isolates from orthopaedic implant infections
    Carla Renata Arciola
    Research Unit on Implant Infections, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Biomaterials 26:6530-5. 2005
  3. pmc A population-based study of ambulatory and surgical services provided by orthopaedic surgeons for musculoskeletal conditions
    Mayilee Canizares
    Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit, Division of Health Care and Outcomes Research, Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:56. 2009
  4. pmc Grand challenge competition to predict in vivo knee loads
    Benjamin J Fregly
    Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Orthop Res 30:503-13. 2012
  5. ncbi Introducing levels of evidence to the journal
    James G Wright
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1-3. 2003
  6. ncbi A systematic survey of the quality of research reporting in general orthopaedic journals
    N R Parsons
    University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, Clifford Bridge Road, Coventry, CV2 2DX, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1154-9. 2011
  7. ncbi Interobserver and intraobserver reliability of the japanese orthopaedic association scoring system for evaluation of cervical compression myelopathy
    K Yonenobu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:1890-4; discussion 1895. 2001
  8. ncbi The American academy of orthopaedic surgeons outcomes instruments: normative values from the general population
    Frank G Hunsaker
    National Research Corporation, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:208-15. 2002
  9. ncbi Outcomes for older patients with hip fractures: the impact of orthopedic and geriatric medicine cocare
    A A Fisher
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, ACT, Australia
    J Orthop Trauma 20:172-8; discussion 179-80. 2006
  10. ncbi Identification of adverse events at an orthopedics department in Sweden
    Maria Unbeck
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital, Division of Orthopedics, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 79:396-403. 2008

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Publications298 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Reporting randomised clinical trials of analgesics after traumatic or orthopaedic surgery is inadequate: a systematic review
    Eva Montané
    Fundacio Institut Catala de Farmacologia, Clinical Pharmacology Service, Hospital Universitari Vall d Hebron, Pg Vall d Hebron, no 119 129, 08035 Barcelona, Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain
    BMC Clin Pharmacol 10:2. 2010
    ..We aimed to examine the quality of reporting RCTs on analgesics for postoperative pain after TOS...
  2. ncbi Antibiotic resistance in exopolysaccharide-forming Staphylococcus epidermidis clinical isolates from orthopaedic implant infections
    Carla Renata Arciola
    Research Unit on Implant Infections, Rizzoli Orthopaedic Institute, Via Di Barbiano 1 10, 40136 Bologna, Italy
    Biomaterials 26:6530-5. 2005
    ..Moreover, multiple resistance to antibiotics was more frequent among exopolysaccharide-forming strains...
  3. pmc A population-based study of ambulatory and surgical services provided by orthopaedic surgeons for musculoskeletal conditions
    Mayilee Canizares
    Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit, Division of Health Care and Outcomes Research, Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 9:56. 2009
    ..This population-based study describes the number of patients seen by orthopaedic surgeons in office and hospital settings to set the scene for the development of strategies that could maximize the availability of orthopaedic resources...
  4. pmc Grand challenge competition to predict in vivo knee loads
    Benjamin J Fregly
    Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Orthop Res 30:503-13. 2012
    ....
  5. ncbi Introducing levels of evidence to the journal
    James G Wright
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1-3. 2003
  6. ncbi A systematic survey of the quality of research reporting in general orthopaedic journals
    N R Parsons
    University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust, Clifford Bridge Road, Coventry, CV2 2DX, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 93:1154-9. 2011
    ..It is imperative that the orthopaedic research community strives to improve the quality of reporting; a failure to do so could seriously limit the development of future research...
  7. ncbi Interobserver and intraobserver reliability of the japanese orthopaedic association scoring system for evaluation of cervical compression myelopathy
    K Yonenobu
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Osaka University Medical School, Suita, Japan
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 26:1890-4; discussion 1895. 2001
    ..It evaluates the severity of myelopathy by allocating points based on degree of dysfunction in each category...
  8. ncbi The American academy of orthopaedic surgeons outcomes instruments: normative values from the general population
    Frank G Hunsaker
    National Research Corporation, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:208-15. 2002
    ..These data serve as comparative normative scores with which to assess the effectiveness of treatment regimens in clinical practice settings and to study the clinical outcomes of treatment in musculoskeletal research...
  9. ncbi Outcomes for older patients with hip fractures: the impact of orthopedic and geriatric medicine cocare
    A A Fisher
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, ACT, Australia
    J Orthop Trauma 20:172-8; discussion 179-80. 2006
    ..To assess the impact of a specifically designed model of orthopedic-geriatric cocare on hip fracture (HF) outcomes...
  10. ncbi Identification of adverse events at an orthopedics department in Sweden
    Maria Unbeck
    Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital, Division of Orthopedics, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Orthop 79:396-403. 2008
    ..We tested and evaluated a patient safety model (the Wimmera clinical risk management model) and performed a three-stage retrospective review of records to determine the occurrence of AEs in adult orthopedic inpatients...
  11. ncbi Level of evidence and conflict of interest disclosure associated with higher citation rates in orthopedics
    Kanu Okike
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 64:331-8. 2011
    ..To identify the scientific and nonscientific factors associated with rates of citation in the orthopedic literature...
  12. ncbi A quality assessment of randomized clinical trials in pediatric orthopaedics
    Sukhdeep K Dulai
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:573-81. 2007
    ..Further efforts are necessary to improve the conduct and reporting of clinical trials in this field to avoid inadvertent misinformation of the clinical community...
  13. pmc A team approach to musculo-skeletal disorders
    L A Rymaszewski
    Stobhill Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 87:174-80. 2005
    ..The aim of this paper was to reduce the out-patient waiting times based on a co-ordinated team approach...
  14. ncbi Intention-to-treat analysis and accounting for missing data in orthopaedic randomized clinical trials
    Amir Herman
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan 52621, Israel
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:2137-43. 2009
    ..In this study, we examined the use of the intention-to-treat principle in recently published orthopaedic clinical trials...
  15. ncbi (Mis)perceptions about intimate partner violence in women presenting for orthopaedic care: a survey of Canadian orthopaedic surgeons
    Mohit Bhandari
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, 6 North, 237 Barton Street East, Hamilton, ON L8L 2X2, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1590-7. 2008
    ..We aimed to identify the perceptions, attitudes, and knowledge of Canadian orthopaedic surgeons with regard to intimate partner violence...
  16. doi Orthopaedic surgeon workforce and volume assessment for total hip and knee replacement in the United States: preparing for an epidemic
    Richard Iorio
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Lahey Clinic, 41 Mall Road, Burlington, MA 01805, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:1598-605. 2008
  17. ncbi Health care utilization for musculoskeletal disorders
    Crystal MacKay
    Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit, Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 62:161-9. 2010
    ..To examine patterns of ambulatory care and hospital utilization for people with musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), including arthritis and related conditions, bone and spinal conditions, trauma and related conditions, and unspecified MSDs...
  18. ncbi Orthopaedic management improves the rate of early osteoporosis treatment after hip fracture. A randomized clinical trial
    Roberto A Miki
    Department of Orthopaedics, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, 900 N W 17th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 90:2346-53. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the effect of osteoporosis management initiated by the orthopaedic team and osteoporosis management initiated by the primary care physician on the rates of treatment at six months...
  19. ncbi Do orthopaedic journals provide high-quality evidence for clinical practice?
    E Kiter
    Department of Orthopaedics, Pamukkale University Hospital, Denizli, Turkey
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 123:82-5. 2003
    ..In the hierarchy of research designs, randomized controlled trials and meta-analyses are considered to be evidence of the highest grade, and scientific journals are the main source of scientific information...
  20. ncbi Statistics in orthopaedic papers
    A Petrie
    UCL Eastman Dental Institute, 256 Grays Inn Road, London WC1X 8LD, UK
    J Bone Joint Surg Br 88:1121-36. 2006
    ..It also lists and provides an insight into some of the more common errors that occur in published orthopaedic journals and which are frequently encountered at the review stage in papers submitted to the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery...
  21. ncbi The quality of reporting of randomized trials in the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery from 1988 through 2000
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University Health Sciences Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:388-96. 2002
    ....
  22. ncbi Finite element modeling and simulations in orthopedics: a bibliography 1998-2005
    Jaroslav Mackerle
    Department of Mechanical Engineering, Linkoping Institute of Technology, S 581 83, Linkoping, Sweden
    Comput Methods Biomech Biomed Engin 9:149-99. 2006
    The paper gives a bibliographical review of the finite element modeling and simulations in orthopedics from the theoretical as well as practical points of view...
  23. ncbi The AO comprehensive classification of pediatric long-bone fractures: a web-based multicenter agreement study
    Theddy Slongo
    Department of Pediatric Surgery, University Children s Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:171-80. 2007
    ..We encourage broad-based consultation between surgeons' international societies and the use of this classification system in the context of clinical practice as well as prospectively for clinical studies...
  24. ncbi Physician enthusiasm as an explanation for area variation in the utilization of knee replacement surgery
    J G Wright
    Department of Surgery and Public Health Sciences, Hospital for Sick Children, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Med Care 37:946-56. 1999
    ..Explanations for regional variation in the use of many medical and surgical treatments is controversial...
  25. ncbi Screening for intimate partner violence in orthopedic patients: a comparison of three screening tools
    Sheila Sprague
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Interpers Violence 27:881-98. 2012
    ..Identification of IPV may be under-estimated by the WAST and PVS screening tools. Our findings suggest direct questioning may increase the frequency of disclosure of IPV among women attending outpatient orthopaedic clinics...
  26. ncbi [Gender-specific evaluation of student's career planning during medical study in terms of orthopaedic trauma]
    S C Mooij
    Klinik für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie, Schwerpunkt Unfallchirurgie, RWTH Aachen, Pauwelsstrasse 30, Aachen
    Z Orthop Unfall 149:389-94. 2011
    ..The goal of this cross-sectional study was the gender-specific assessment of the ideal career wishes of students during medical school, with a focus being placed in orthopaedic trauma surgery...
  27. ncbi The need for education in evidence-based orthopedics: an international survey of AO course participants
    Beate P Hanson
    AO Clinical Investigation and Documentation, Clavadelerstrasse, Davos, Switzerland
    Acta Orthop Scand 75:328-32. 2004
    ..As evidence-based practitioners, surgeons need to understand study methodology to critically appraise and conduct research...
  28. ncbi Effective initiation of osteoporosis diagnosis and treatment for patients with a fragility fracture in an orthopaedic environment
    Earl R Bogoch
    St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, 55 Queen Street East, Suite 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:25-34. 2006
    ....
  29. ncbi Radiation exposure with use of the mini-C-arm for routine orthopaedic imaging procedures
    Brian L Badman
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Florida Shands Teaching Hospital, 1600 S W Archer Road, Gainesville, FL 32608, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:13-7. 2005
    ..The purpose of the current study was to determine the amount of radiation received by the surgeon during the use of a mini-c-arm device and to compare this amount with documented measurements associated with the large c-arm device...
  30. ncbi [Knee endoprosthesis: sports orthopedics possibilities and limitations]
    M S Kuster
    Klinik fur Orthopadische Chirurgie, Kantonsspital St Gallen
    Orthopade 29:739-45. 2000
    ..It must also be mentioned that any activity represents additional wear, which may affect the long-term results of total knee replacements. Further clinical studies are necessary to validate the biomechanical investigations...
  31. ncbi [The Decade of Bones and Joints 2000-2010. Significance of the Decade of Bones and Joints for orthopedics and traumatology]
    Frantisek Makai
    Acta Chir Orthop Traumatol Cech 69:374-5. 2002
  32. pmc Steppingstones to the implementation of an inhospital fracture and dislocation registry using the AO/OTA classification: compliance, completeness and commitment
    Terje Meling
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Stavanger University Hospital, Stavanger, Norway
    Scand J Trauma Resusc Emerg Med 18:54. 2010
    ..A fracture and dislocation registry was established within a well-defined population. An audit of the establishment process, feasibility of the registry work and report of the collected data is given...
  33. pmc PRevalence of Abuse and Intimate Partner Violence Surgical Evaluation (P.R.A.I.S.E.): rationale and design of a multi-center cross-sectional study
    Mohit Bhandari
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 11:77. 2010
    ..The current study seeks to address the issue of possible underreporting of IPV in orthopaedic fracture clinics by establishing prevalence rates of IPV among women seeking treatment for musculoskeletal injuries...
  34. ncbi The beneficial relationship of the colocation of orthopedics and physical therapy in a deployed setting: Operation Iraqi Freedom
    Susan Davis
    Department of Surgery Physical Therapy, Martin Army Community Hospital, Fort Benning, Columbus, GA 31905 5637, USA
    Mil Med 171:220-3. 2006
    ..The lessons learned support the continued colocation of physical therapy and orthopedics in a deployment setting and recognize the need to have more physical therapists placed at level I and II ..
  35. ncbi Radiation exposure to the surgeon during femoral interlocking nailing under fluoroscopic imaging
    T S Tengku Muzaffar
    Department of Orthopaedics, School of Medical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Kubang Kerian, Kota Bharu, Kelantan, Malaysia
    Med J Malaysia 60:26-9. 2005
    ..27 mSv and 0.09 mSv per procedure respectively. These very low doses have made a surgeon very unlikely to receive more than the recommended annual dose limit set by the National Council on Radiological Protection...
  36. ncbi The interobserver and intraobserver reliability of the cooney classification of distal radius fractures between experienced orthopaedic surgeons
    W J Jin
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Xinhua Hospital, Shanghai Jiaotong University, School of Medicine, Shanghai, China
    J Hand Surg Eur Vol 32:509-11. 2007
    ..These results question the value of this classification system for treatment decision making...
  37. ncbi [Complaints in orthopedics reported to the Norwegian Patient Compensation System 1993-99]
    I Bjerkreim
    Oslo ortopediske universitetsklinikk Trondheimsveien 132 0570 Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 121:3047-9. 2001
    ..The Norwegian Patient Compensation System (NPCS) was started up in January 1988. By the end of 1999, a total of 15,552 complaints had been received. This paper reviews the outcome of the complaint procedures in the field of orthopaedics...
  38. ncbi Chronic pain and psychiatric morbidity: a comparison between patients attending specialist orthopedics clinic and multidisciplinary pain clinic
    Wing S Wong
    Department of Psychological Studies, The Hong Kong Institute of Education, Tai Po, Hong Kong
    Pain Med 12:246-59. 2011
    ..and negative affect), depression, and anxiety disorder(s), and associated factors with these psychiatric illnesses among Chinese patients with chronic pain attending specialist orthopedics clinic and multidisciplinary pain clinic.
  39. ncbi Sick-listing as a psychosocial work problem: a survey of 3997 Swedish physicians
    Malin S Swartling
    Department of Neurosciences, Rehabilitation Medicine, Uppsala University, Akademiska Hospital, Uppsala 75185, Sweden
    J Occup Rehabil 17:398-408. 2007
    ..To quantify the extent of emotionally straining sick-listing problems among three categories of physicians and find associations with workplace characteristics...
  40. ncbi Expanding roles in orthopaedic care: a comparison of physiotherapist and orthopaedic surgeon recommendations for triage
    Crystal MacKay
    Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit ACREU, Toronto Western Research Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Eval Clin Pract 15:178-83. 2009
    ..A secondary objective was to examine their recommendations for non-surgical management and agreement on clinical diagnosis...
  41. ncbi Fracture and dislocation classification compendium - 2007: Orthopaedic Trauma Association classification, database and outcomes committee
    J L Marsh
    Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, The University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Orthop Trauma 21:S1-133. 2007
    ..This publication should stimulate new developments and interest in a unified language to code and classify fractures. Further improvements in classification will result in better patient care and clinical research...
  42. ncbi Diagnostic and treatment concordance between a physiotherapist and an orthopedic surgeon--a pilot study
    Alice B Aiken
    School of Rehabilitation Therapy, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    J Interprof Care 22:253-61. 2008
    ..In a collaborative care context therefore, this study suggests, that physiotherapists have similar diagnostic capabilities to orthopedic surgeons, and they will enhance the conservative treatment options offered to orthopedic patients...
  43. ncbi Clinical diagnostic accuracy and magnetic resonance imaging of patients referred by physical therapists, orthopaedic surgeons, and nonorthopaedic providers
    Josef H Moore
    Sports Medicine Services, 67th Combat Support Hospital, Tikrit, Iraq
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 35:67-71. 2005
    ..Nonexperimental, retrospective design...
  44. ncbi Japan's share of articles in orthopedics
    Mahbubur Rahman
    Department of Epidemiological and Clinical Research Information Management, Kyoto University Graduate School of Public Health, 54 Kawahara cho, Shogoin, Sakyo ku, Kyoto 606 8507, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 7:607-9. 2002
    We investigated Japan's contribution to research in orthopedics during the last decade. Articles published during 1991-2000 in highly reputed orthopedics journals were accessed through the MEDLINE database...
  45. ncbi Trauma experience in the UK and Ireland: analysis of orthopaedic training using the FHI eLogbook
    S S Jameson
    Orthopaedic ePortfolio Validation and Audit Committee and Specialty Registrar, Trauma and Orthopaedics, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Dalnair Street, Glasgow, United Kingdom
    Injury 39:844-52. 2008
    ..We have also established a baseline which can be used to identify the consequences of changes to length of training and working hours...
  46. ncbi Experienced physiotherapists as gatekeepers to hospital orthopaedic outpatient care
    Leonie B Oldmeadow
    Northern Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:625-8. 2007
    ..To investigate the impact, quality and acceptability of a musculoskeletal screening clinic provided by physiotherapists for patients referred to the outpatient orthopaedic department at a major metropolitan hospital...
  47. ncbi Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in the perioperative phase in traumatology and orthopedics effects on bone healing
    Alexander Beck
    Abteilung fur Unfallchirurgie, Hand und Wiederherstellungschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Ulm, Steinhovelstrasse 9, D 89075, Ulm
    Oper Orthop Traumatol 17:569-78. 2005
    ..To achieve analgesic, anti-inflammatory and antipyretic effects in traumatology and orthopedic surgery without side effects or with the least possible side effects, with special emphasis on bone healing...
  48. ncbi Reducing hip and knee replacement wait times: an expanded role for physiotherapists in orthopedic surgical clinics
    Alice B Aiken
    Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario
    Healthc Q 10:88-91, 6. 2007
    ....
  49. ncbi Radiation exposure to surgeon and patient in intramedullary nailing of the lower limb
    Sanjeev Madan
    Poole Hospital, Poole, UK
    Injury 33:723-7. 2002
    ..This study shows that the radiation exposure for Marchetti-Vincenzi nailing is significantly less than for Russell-Taylor nailing. The overall radiation to patient gonads and surgeon hands was within acceptable limits...
  50. ncbi Orthopaedic training experience in the UK and Ireland: an analysis using the eLogbook
    S S Jameson
    Trauma and Orthopaedics, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow
    Surgeon 7:243-9. 2009
    ..The eLogbook is used to collect and collate the operative experience of every orthopaedic trainee in the UK and Ireland. We describe the project and discuss the national data now emerging on elective and trauma training...
  51. ncbi The effect of trainee involvement on procedure and list times: A statistical analysis with discussion of current issues affecting orthopaedic training in UK
    T Wilson
    Stockport Knee Unit, Stepping Hill Hospital, Stockport, SK2 7JE, UK
    Surgeon 8:15-9. 2010
    ..Training surgeons adds time to the duration of procedures and operation lists. This is not accounted for in the finance received to perform the operation by the hospital in the Payment by Results (PbR) system...
  52. pmc Global core recommendations for a musculoskeletal undergraduate curriculum
    A D Woolf
    Institute of Health and Social Care, Peninsula Medical School, Rheumatology Unit, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro TR1 3LJ, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 63:517-24. 2004
    ..To develop core recommendations for the learning outcomes of an undergraduate curriculum in musculoskeletal conditions for any parts of the globe...
  53. ncbi Radiation exposure to the hands of orthopaedic surgeons: are we underestimating the risk?
    M A Hafez
    St James s University Hospital, Beckett Street, Leeds, LS9 7TF, UK
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 125:330-5. 2005
    ....
  54. ncbi Skill dependence of radiation exposure for the orthopaedic surgeon during interlocking nailing of long-bone shaft fractures: a clinical study
    Thomas R Blattert
    Trauma Surgery, Wuerzburg University Hospital, Oberduerrbacher Strasse 6, 97080 Wuerzburg, Germany
    Arch Orthop Trauma Surg 124:659-64. 2004
    ..The objective of this clinical trial was to determine whether there is a skill dependence for the total amount of radiation exposure to orthopaedic surgeons caused by fluoroscopy during intramedullary fracture fixation...
  55. ncbi [Incidence of surgical site infections in the departments of orthopedics and traumatology]
    Jadranka Maksimovic
    Medicinski fakultet, Institut za epidemiologiju, Beograd
    Vojnosanit Pregl 63:725-9. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the incidence of SSI in the departments of orthopedics and traumatology as well as the SSI incidence in relation to the ASA score, surgical site contamination class ..
  56. ncbi [Clinical applicability of evidence-based orthopedics--a cross-sectional study of the quality of orthopedic evidence]
    P Vavken
    Universitätsklinik für Orthopädie, Medizinische Universität Wien, Osterreich
    Z Orthop Unfall 146:21-5. 2008
    ..The demand to routinely apply evidence-based methods in orthopedic surgery increases steadily. In order to do so, however, the validity and reliability of the "evidence" has to be scrutinized...
  57. ncbi Validation of a German version of the disabilities of arm, shoulder, and hand questionnaire (DASH-G)
    Martin Offenbaecher
    J Rheumatol 29:401-2. 2002
  58. ncbi The value of clinical examination versus magnetic resonance imaging in the diagnosis of meniscal tears and anterior cruciate ligament rupture
    Yavuz Kocabey
    Division of Orthopedics, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40536 0284, USA
    Arthroscopy 20:696-700. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the accuracy of clinical examination versus magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in diagnosing meniscal and anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) pathology...
  59. ncbi [Orthopedic surgical implants and allergies: joint statement by the implant allergy working group (AK 20) of the DGOOC (German association of orthopedics and orthopedic surgery), DKG (German contact dermatitis research group) and dgaki (German society for
    P Thomas
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München, Frauenlobstrasse 9 11, 80337 München, Deutschland
    Orthopade 37:75-88. 2008
    ..If a regular, potentially applicable CoCr/PE articulation is preferred, the patient must be well informed and must give his/her written consent...
  60. ncbi Barriers to osteoporosis identification and treatment among primary care physicians and orthopedic surgeons
    Christine Simonelli
    Osteoporosis Service, HealthEast Clinics, Woodbury, Minn 55125, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 77:334-8. 2002
    ....
  61. ncbi Nanobiomaterial applications in orthopedics
    Elizabeth M Christenson
    Department of Bioengineering MS142, Rice University, PO Box 1892, Houston, Texas 77251 1892, USA
    J Orthop Res 25:11-22. 2007
    ..Overall, current trends in nanobiotechnology foreshadow a bright future through the use of nanobiomaterials in the orthopedic domain...
  62. ncbi Utilization of orthopaedic services for hand and wrist conditions in a capitated population
    C Craig Crouch
    Fondren Orthopedic Group, Texas Orthopedic Hospital, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:51-6. 2004
    ..In this study, we report the utilization rates for patients referred for orthopaedic treatment of hand and wrist conditions in a large population of individuals enrolled in a capitated insurance plan...
  63. pmc What are patients seeking when they turn to the Internet? Qualitative content analysis of questions asked by visitors to an orthopaedics Web site
    Kristen S Shuyler
    Program for Educational Transformation Through Technology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Med Internet Res 5:e24. 2003
    ..Little is known about the information needs or actual search behavior of people who use the Internet for health information...
  64. ncbi The incidence of fractures and dislocations referred for orthopaedic services in a capitated population
    Mark R Brinker
    The Center for Musculoskeletal Research and Outcome Studies, Fondren Orthopedic Group, and Joe W King Orthopedic Institute, Texas Orthopedic Hospital, 7401 South Main Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:290-7. 2004
    ....
  65. ncbi Fracture and dislocation classification compendium for children: the AO pediatric comprehensive classification of long bone fractures (PCCF)
    Theddy F Slongo
    Department of Paediatric Surgery, Paediatric Trauma and Orthopaedics, University Children s Hospital, Bern, Switzerland
    J Orthop Trauma 21:S135-60. 2007
    ..The classification process requires trained observers to read standard radiographic images...
  66. ncbi An AOA critical issue. The future of the orthopaedic surgeon-proceduralist or keeper of the musculoskeletal system?
    Scott D Boden
    The Emory Spine Center, 59 Executive Park Drive, Suite 3000, Atlanta, GA 30329, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 87:2812-21. 2005
  67. ncbi Bone graft substitutes in modern orthopedics
    Shital N Parikh
    Children s Hospital Medical Center University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Orthopedics 25:1301-9; quiz 1310-1. 2002
  68. ncbi Helical rosette nanotubes: a biomimetic coating for orthopedics?
    Ai Lin Chun
    Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN 47907 2022, USA
    Biomaterials 26:7304-9. 2005
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  69. pmc Case mix and outcomes of total knee replacement in orthopaedic specialty hospitals
    Jeffrey N Katz
    Immunology, and Allergy, Orthopaedic and Arthritis Center for Outcomes Research, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Med Care 46:476-80. 2008
    ..To examine patient characteristics and outcomes of total knee replacement (TKR) in orthopaedic specialty hospitals...
  70. ncbi Update of a retrospective cohort study of changes in hip joint phenotype of dogs evaluated by the OFA in the United States, 1989-2003
    John B Kaneene
    Center for Comparative Epidemiology and the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI 48824 1314, USA
    Vet Surg 38:398-405. 2009
    ....
  71. pmc Crisis in orthopedic care: surgeon and resource shortage
    Pauline Comeau
    CMAJ 171:223. 2004
  72. ncbi The use of hospital registries in orthopaedic surgery
    Henry Ahn
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, St Michael s Hospital, 55 Queen Street East, 800, Toronto, ON M5C 1R6, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 91:68-72. 2009
    ..Finally, we describe the problems inherent in any hospital-based registry and the ways in which the data collected in a registry can be appropriately analyzed...
  73. ncbi Radiosynovectomy in rheumatology, orthopedics, and hemophilia
    Peter Schneider
    Clinic for Nuclear Medicine, University of Wurzburg, Wurzburg, Germany
    J Nucl Med 46:48S-54S. 2005
    ..In addition, local instillation of radiopharmaceuticals can effectively reduce effusions after implantation of a prosthesis...
  74. ncbi Meta-analyses in orthopaedic surgery. A systematic review of their methodologies
    M Bhandari
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 83:15-24. 2001
    ..The number and quality of well-designed scientific studies in the orthopaedic literature are limited. The purpose of this review was to determine the methodological qualities of published meta-analyses on orthopaedic-surgery-related topics...
  75. ncbi [Characteristics of the learning curve in total hip endoprosthesis exemplified by the BiContact prosthesis]
    C H Flamme
    Orthopädische Klinik der MH Hannover im Annastift e V
    Z Orthop Ihre Grenzgeb 139:189-93. 2001
    ..Total hip arthroplasty is a common operation but there are few data describing the learning curve of this operation. The aim of the presented study is to prove and describe the learning curve in total hip arthroplasty...
  76. ncbi [The DASH questionnaire. French translation of a trans-cultural adaptation]
    T Dubert
    Urgences Mains de L'Est Parisien, Clinique La Francilienne, 16-18, , 77340 Pontault-Combault, France
    Chir Main 20:294-302. 2001
    ..This final version has been proposed to American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons in order to be endorsed as an official translation. This could improve assessment for international studies by establishing standard measures...
  77. ncbi [Infections in orthopedics and traumatology. Pathogenesis and therapy]
    D Scheffer
    SMZ Süd Kaiser Franz Josef Spital, Wien
    Orthopade 37:709-18; quiz 719. 2008
    Infections in orthopedics and traumatology are particularly challenging for the treating physician due to changing epidemiology and bacteriology, in particular immunosenescent patients and antimicrobial resistance...
  78. ncbi American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons lower limb outcomes assessment instruments. Reliability, validity, and sensitivity to change
    Norman A Johanson
    Brigham and Women s Hospital and New England Baptist Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 86:902-9. 2004
    ..The Lower Limb Instruments were developed through a process of literature review, consensus-building, and field-testing...
  79. pmc Indications for total hip replacement: comparison of assessments of orthopaedic surgeons and referring physicians
    K E Dreinhöfer
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Ulm, Germany
    Ann Rheum Dis 65:1346-50. 2006
    ..To analyse differences of opinions on indications for primary total hip replacements (THRs) within and between groups of orthopaedic surgeons and the physicians who refer patients to them...
  80. ncbi Principles of teaching evidence-based medicine
    Brad A Petrisor
    Division of Orthopaedics, Department of Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont, Canada
    Injury 37:335-9. 2006
    ..Teaching this process and its necessary content requires as with everything else, dedication, knowledge and practice. The best way to teach both patient care and EBM is by example...
  81. ncbi Critical shortage of orthopaedic services in Ontario, Canada
    Deborah Shipton
    Arthritis Community Research and Evaluation Unit, Toronoto Western Research Institute, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1710-5. 2003
    ..The present study provides estimates of current supply of orthopaedic services in Ontario, the largest province of Canada, in order to allow for direct comparisons with data on workforce requirements...
  82. ncbi The efficient delivery of elective orthopedic care
    David Jacofsky
    Core Institute, Sun City West, AZ 85375, USA
    J Arthroplasty 22:2-5. 2007
    ..This article introduces some of the strategies that can be integrated into a practice model to increase volumes, productivity, and efficiency while simultaneously controlling costs and improving patient outcomes...
  83. ncbi Current practice in the intramedullary nailing of tibial shaft fractures: an international survey
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Trauma 53:725-32. 2002
    ....
  84. pmc An outcome measure for patients with cervical myelopathy: Japanese Orthopaedic Association Cervical Myelopathy Evaluation Questionnaire (JOACMEQ): Part 1
    Mitsuru Fukui
    Laboratory of Statistics, Osaka City University Faculty of Medicine, Osaka, Japan
    J Orthop Sci 12:227-40. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to develop a new outcome measure for patients with cervical myelopathy...
  85. pmc Dealing with sickness certification - a survey of problems and strategies among general practitioners and orthopaedic surgeons
    Britt Arrelöv
    Department of Development in Health and Medical Services, FORUM, Box 175 33 Stockholm, Sweden
    BMC Public Health 7:273. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to explore perceived problems and coping strategies related to tasks of sickness certification among general practitioners (GP) and orthopaedic surgeons (OS)...
  86. ncbi An AOA critical issue: aging of the North American population: new challenges for orthopaedics
    Joseph A Buckwalter
    Department of Othopaedic Surgery, University of Iowa Hospitals, Iowa City 52242, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:748-58. 2003
  87. ncbi Utilization of orthopaedic services in a capitated population
    Mark R Brinker
    Center for Musculoskeletal Research and Outcomes Studies, Fondren Orthopedic Group L L P, 7401 South Main Street, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:1926-32. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the utilization rates for orthopaedic office visits and surgical procedures in a large population of captured lives...
  88. ncbi Pay-for-performance in orthopedics: implications for clinical practice
    Kevin J Bozic
    Department of Orthopaedic Surgery and Institute for Health Policy Studies, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143 0728, USA
    J Arthroplasty 22:8-12. 2007
    ..Future efforts should involve collaboration among providers, payers, and policy makers to ensure that P4P programs are implemented safely and effectively...
  89. ncbi Barriers to full-text publication following presentation of abstracts at annual orthopaedic meetings
    Sheila Sprague
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University Heatlh Sciences Centre, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:158-63. 2003
    ....
  90. pmc JOA back pain evaluation questionnaire: initial report
    Mitsuru Fukui
    J Orthop Sci 12:443-50. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to identify items to be included in the disease-specific quality of life (QOL) questionnaire for the assessments of patients with lumbar spine disorders...
  91. ncbi Workforce analysis in orthopaedic surgery: how can we improve the accuracy of our predictions?
    Frances A Farley
    University of Michigan Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0328, USA
    J Am Acad Orthop Surg 15:268-73. 2007
    ..Orthopaedic organizations should develop collaborative relationships with experts in the field and devise a true working model that allows for ongoing strategic planning...
  92. ncbi Don't be misled by the orthopedic literature : tips for critical appraisal
    Rudolf W Poolman
    Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Acta Orthop 78:162-71. 2007
  93. ncbi An observational study of orthopaedic abstracts and subsequent full-text publications
    Mohit Bhandari
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, McMaster University Heath Health Sciences Center, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 84:615-21. 2002
    ....
  94. ncbi AOA Symposium. Orthopaedists partnering with other physicians to provide musculoskeletal care
    Alan S Hilibrand
    The Rothman Institute, 925 Chestnut Street, 5th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:2810-8. 2007
  95. ncbi Professionalism in publishing
    Richard A Brand
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 88:2323-5. 2006
  96. ncbi Perceptions and competence in evidence-based medicine: Are surgeons getting better? A questionnaire survey of members of the Dutch Orthopaedic Association
    Rudolf W Poolman
    Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, McMaster University, Hamilton General Hospital, 7 North, Room 727, 237 Barton Street East, Hamilton, ON L8L 2X2, Canada
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 89:206-15. 2007
    ..Therefore, we examined perceptions and competence in evidence-based medicine among Dutch orthopaedic surgeons...
  97. ncbi Does teaching style matter? A randomised trial of group discussion versus lectures in orthopaedic undergraduate teaching
    Matthew L Costa
    Warwick Medical School, Warwick University, Warwick, UK
    Med Educ 41:214-7. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the use of didactic lectures with that of interactive discussion sessions in undergraduate teaching of orthopaedics and trauma...
  98. pmc The internet--friend or foe? A questionnaire study of orthopaedic out-patients
    C M Gupte
    Department of Musculoskeletal Surgery, Imperial College, London, UK
    Ann R Coll Surg Engl 84:187-92. 2002
    ..To examine patients' use of the Internet to obtain medical information, their opinions on the quality of medical Web sites, and their attitudes towards Internet-based consultations...
  99. ncbi Biomaterials for orthopedics: a roughness analysis by atomic force microscopy
    Ugo Covani
    Nanoworld Institute CIRNNOB and Biophysics Division, University of Genova, Corso Europa 30, 16132 Genova, Italy
    J Biomed Mater Res A 82:723-30. 2007
    ..bioactive glasses, RBP1 and RBP2, with a chemical composition similar to AP40, but with some significant small additions and substitutions of components, in order to make preliminary considerations on their potential role in orthopedics.
  100. ncbi Evaluation of the validity of the AOFAS Clinical Rating Systems by correlation to the SF-36
    Nelson Fong SooHoo
    UCLA Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, 10833 Le Conte Avenue, Room 76 143 CHS, Box 956902, Los Angeles, CA 90095 6902, USA
    Foot Ankle Int 24:50-5. 2003
    ..11 to 0.53) than patients with forefoot disorders (-0.05 to 0.25). The low levels of correlation seen in this study suggest poor construct validity of the AOFAS Clinical Rating Systems...
  101. ncbi [Orthopedic surgical implants and allergies. Joint statement by the Implant Allergy Working Group (AK 20) of the DGOOC (German Association of Orthopedics and Orthopedic Surgery), DKG (German Contact Dermatitis Research Group) and DGAKI (German Society for
    P Thomas
    Klinik und Poliklinik für Dermatologie und Allergologie der Ludwig Maximilians Universität München
    Hautarzt 59:220-9. 2008
    ..If a regular, potentially applicable CoCr/PE articulation is preferred, the patient must be well informed and must give his/her written consent...

Research Grants62

  1. Nonenzymatic glycation, bone quality, and microdamage in type 2 diabetic bone
    Eve Donnelly; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..micro damage in bone;David Putnam PhD, who will advise on career development;Joseph Lane MD, who will advise on orthopedics and metabolic bone disease;and Richard Bockman MD PhD, who will advise on endocrinology...
  2. The Toll-like receptor pathway in Meniscal Injury and Osteoarthritis
    CARLA ROSE SCANZELLO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..collaborators, adequate laboratory space and equipment, and access to appropriate patient populations via the Orthopedics Department...
  3. Architectural Design of the Pelvic Floor Skeletal Muscles
    Marianna Alperin; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This will allow us to elucidate the structure-functin relationships in these muscles. In the field of orthopedics, significant advances in the treatment of muscular dysfunction became possible once precise muscles'..
  4. Patient Oriented Research and Mentoring Program in Orthopedics
    Elena Losina; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..me to dedicate a substantial portion of my time to pursue a robust program in patient oriented research in orthopedics and to mentor young clinical scientists committed to orthopaedic and musculoskeletal patient oriented research...
  5. Effects of nuclear PTHrP on bone formation and the skeletal microenvironment
    Blake Eason Hildreth; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..warrant investigating the use of NLS-containing PTHrP analogs, which could have significant implications in orthopedics, oncology and hematology...
  6. Fourth International MHE Research Conference
    Maurizio Pacifici; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..require multifaceted approaches that involve genetics, enzymology, glycobiology, developmental biology, and orthopedics, and an exchange of ideas and the establishment of collaborative efforts among various disciplines...
  7. Recombinant expression of a biomaterial-targeting BMP-2 containing a peptide tag
    HANNE GRON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Affinergy believes that partners, such as large orthopedics companies, would seize the opportunity to market this product...
  8. Musculoskeletal Research Training Program
    Jennifer J Westendorf; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..on consolidating the efforts of these new researchers and existing faculty who are leaders in the fields of orthopedics, epidemiology, osteoporosis, and bone and cartilage biology...
  9. Neurological Emergencies Treatment Trials (NETT) Network Clinical Site Hubs....
    David W Wright; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..surgery, pharmacology, ethics, biomedical engineering, laboratory science, neuropsychology, neuro-ophthamology, orthopedics (spine), EMS, Industry (Banyan Biomarkers), and others...
  10. DORSAL-VENTRAL PATTERN FORMATION IN THE ZEBRAFISH EMBRYO
    Mary C Mullins; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..of disorders as diverse as kidney disease, pulmonary hypertension, and in medical applications such as orthopedics, endodontics, and tissue engineering...
  11. MAYO REHABILITATION RESEARCH TRAINING CENTER
    Jeffrey R Basford; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..g., Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Neurology and Orthopedics) and Ph.D.s in specialties relevant to rehabilitation (e.g...
  12. Physical mechanisms of shock wave therapy in orthopedics
    THOMAS MATULA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..modality for plantar fasciitis, lateral epicondylitis, shoulder tendonitis, non-unions, and other areas in orthopedics. ESWT is also an alternative to surgery for patients who do not respond well to conservative treatments...
  13. Surgical Laser device development for precise or bulk ablation of urologic tissue
    Jonathon D Wells; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..architecture and microsurgical ablative capability will ultimately be applied to fields such as neurosurgery, orthopedics, surgical robotics, gastrological surgery, and otolaryngology to overcome existing limitations, pioneer new ..
  14. Diagnostic Biomarkers for Radicular Pain
    GAETANO JOHN SCUDERI; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The spine market is the fastest growing market in orthopedics, creating a unique opportunity to commercialize innovative diagnostic and treatment technologies that are ..
  15. Air Barrier System to reduce contamination of wounds during surgery
    SEAN SELF; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Prosthesis implantation procedures, presenting high infection risk, in orthopedics (total hip arthroplasty), neurosurgery (lumbar laminectomy with instrumented fusion), and vascular surgery (..
  16. Heparan Sulfate in Skeletal Development and Diseases
    Yu Yamaguchi; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..cause Hereditary Multiple Exostosis (HME), which is one of the most common genetic bone disorders in clinical orthopedics. In the adults, long-term heparin treatment for patients with thromboembolism and other vascular diseases often ..
  17. Gene Therapy for Cartilage Injury
    Alicia Bertone; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..recently completed (Jan 2002) 1-yr fellowship experience (F33AR08639-01) at the Center for Molecular Orthopedics at Brigham and Women's Hospital...
  18. TRAINING IN ORTHOPEDIC SKELETAL BIOLOGY
    D Rick Sumner; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..of skeletal repair and regeneration in order to direct training to basic biological research foundations for orthopedics, rheumatology and craniofacial surgery...
  19. DOCTORAL TRAINING PROGRAM IN MOVEMENT SCIENCE
    Gammon M Earhart; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..from well-respected and established investigators in many related fields including the Neurosciences, Medicine, Orthopedics, Biomedical Engineering, Radiology, and Psychology...
  20. Protein-Crystal Molecular Recognition in Biomineralization
    Patrick S Stayton; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..in the development of calcification inhibitors and promoters that could impact the dental field, as well as orthopedics, urology, and the cardio- vascular fields...
  21. Promoting Independence Through Pain and Symptom Management
    Albert L Siu; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..we expand this research foundation through strengthened collaborations with colleagues in Psychiatry, Medicine, Orthopedics and at the Hebrew Home for the Aged, among others...
  22. 4th NY Skeletal Biology and Medicine Conference
    Mone Zaidi; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ..of endocrinology, physiology, cell biology, pathology, genetics, molecular biology, rheumatology, radiology, orthopedics and oncology as they relate to bone development, homeostasis and health...
  23. Mechanical Stress and the Heat-Treatment of Soft Tissue
    JAY HUMPHREY; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Heat is used, e.g., in cardiology, dermatology, gynecology, oncology, ophthalmology, orthopedics, and urology...
  24. Building Better Brains: Neural Prosthetics and Beyond
    Andrew B Schwartz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Hunter Peckham, Ph.D., Donnell Professor of Biomedical Engineering and Orthopedics, Case Western Reserve University...
  25. Comparative Medicine and Pathology Training
    CATHY SUE CARLSON; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..pharmacology, cell biology, infectious disease, neurobiology, physiology, genetics, molecular biology, and orthopedics. Trainees without a PhD degree will pursue a PhD in the CMB graduate program, a well-organized, ..
  26. Zwitterionic Clicking for Enhanced Orthopedics
    LAURIE LAWIN; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..The cost savings is a minor point when the benefit of an improved quality of life for the many users is considered by the elimination of the need for painful revision surgeries. ..
  27. RESEARCH TRAINING IN RHEUMATOLOGY
    Keith B Elkon; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Immunology-Rheumatologyin the Department of Pediatrics,or basic science departments includingImmunology, Orthopedics, Genome Sciences and Pathology...
  28. "Recruitment of a Bone and Cancer Early Stage Investigator"
    D Rick Sumner; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Two important strategic focus areas for the Medical Center include orthopedics and cancer, as evidenced by a number of building projects, new recruits and the nearly completed recruitment of ..
  29. A Multi-Scale Finite Element Musculoskeletal Modeling Framework Applied to Curren
    Kevin B Shelburne; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Due in part to these limitations, computer models and simulations are not widely applied in orthopedics and musculoskeletal research...
  30. The Dartmouth Orthopaedics Clinician/Researcher Training Program (DOC/RTP)
    Jon D Lurie; Fiscal Year: 2013
    The Dartmouth Orthopedics Clinician/Researcher Training Program (DOC/RTP) annually provides two orthopedic residents (one after the PGY 2 and one after the PGY 3) a research year during which they earn a Master's degree from The ..
  31. The Anelastic Strain Response of Spine Rods in a Biologic Environment
    Reed A Ayers; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..responses of titanium and its alloys in a simulated body environment via collaboration with the Department of Orthopedics and the University Of Colorado Denver School of Medicine...
  32. Spina Bifida Registry Demo Project
    Heidi Castillo; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..include adult and pediatric patients and are serviced on-site by developmental pediatrics, neurosurgery, orthopedics, physiatry, and urology. The clinic meets the first 4 Mondays of each month for an average of 48 weeks per year...
  33. Zwitterionic Graft Coatings for Enhanced Orthopedics
    KRISTIN S TATON; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Improved orthopedic materials with better wear characteristics would not only contribute to the US economy, but also improve the lives of many Americans by eliminating the need for painful revision surgeries in their later years. ..
  34. NERVE RESHAPING FOR IMPROVED ELECTRODE SELECTIVITY
    Dominique M Durand; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The team assembled relies on expertise in various fields such as engineering, orthopedics and mathematics...
  35. Advanced MR Imaging of Early Osteoarthritis
    Garry E Gold; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The applicant, Dr. Garry Gold, is a physician-scientist, Associate Professor of Radiology, Bioengineering, and Orthopedics at Stanford University. Over the past 10 years, Dr...
  36. MUSCULOSKELETAL RESEARCH TRAINING
    Marjolein C van der Meulen; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..with laboratories and office space for research spanning from cartilage biology to biomechanics and clinical orthopedics. Core facilities include musculoskeletal imaging, analytical microscopy, mechanical and material assessment, ..
  37. A Multi-Disciplinary Multi-Development Core on Musculoskeletal Imaging
    Sharmila Majumdar; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..translational imaging and image processing methodologies, with primary focus on the instrumentation at the Orthopedics Institute...
  38. RENOVATION OF NINTH FLOOR OF BURNETT-WOMACK
    WILLIAM ROPER; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..future occupants of Burnett-Womack include the Departments of Anesthesiology, Surgery, Ophthalmology, and Orthopedics; Divisions of Cardiology and Reproductive Biology; [investigators from the Infectious Disease Center], and the ..
  39. 12TH ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL BIOMATERIALS SYMPOSIUM-1980
    Buddy Ratner; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..behavior, toxicology and tissue behavior, suture and tissue adhesives, plastic and reconstructive surgery, orthopedics, cardiovascular surgery, blood behavior, opthalmologic materials, artifical organs, drug delivery systems, and ..
  40. TITANIUM BASED VARIABLE MODULUS ORTHODONTIC WIRE
    LAURENCE SCHETKY; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..Their assured bio-compatibility, based on the performance of titanium alloys in orthopedics, and their combination of shape memory effect and super-elastic behavior, makes a case for further research to ..
  41. 2009 Gordon Research Conference on Cartilage Biology and Pathology
    Bjorn Olsen; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..biochemistry, cell and molecular biology, mechanobiology and tissue engineering, pathology, genetics, and orthopedics. Cartilage is a remarkable tissue that has several crucial functions...
  42. REGULATED OSTEOINDUCTIVE PLASMID GENE TRANSFER VIA GENE
    KEVIN RICE; Fiscal Year: 2002
    The need for a safe and effective bone substitute still exists in dentistry and orthopedics: bone graft materials are difficult to work with and allografts may be unsafe; the rate of new bone growth associated with bone grafts is ..
  43. First World Congress on Spina Bifida Research and Care
    Timothy Brei; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..be examined through a multidisciplinary perspective, including that of specialists in neurosurgery, urology, orthopedics, nutrition, genetics, epidemiology, physiatry, nursing, and social work...
  44. MECHANICAL FACTORS IN CARTILAGE REPAIR
    SHAWN O DRISCOLL; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It is felt that these findings will have relevance to other important area of orthopedics, including fracture healing, and have significant potential to impact the care of patients.
  45. EDUCATIONAL SUPPORT FOR THE BONE SYMPOSIUM
    John Schmitz; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..emphasis will include: bone biology, wound healing biology, clinical management, craniofacial wound repair, orthopedics and transplant biology and tissue engineering. Specific aim 2...
  46. Translational Research in Biomaterials
    Mark W Grinstaff; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Specifically, this curriculum gives students the creative and analytical skills they will need to develop new and differentiated products in areas including orthopedics, ophthalmology, and cardiology.
  47. The Third MHE Research Conference
    Yu Yamaguchi; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This goal will be accomplished by bringing together world experts in the fields of orthopedics, human genetics, developmental biology, glycobiology, and related human bone diseases, and providing them with ..
  48. Integrative Training in Trauma and Regenerative Medicine
    Jay Wayne Meredith; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..on the longstanding and productive multidisciplinary collaborations of faculty members from General Surgery, Orthopedics, Plastic Surgery, Regenerative Medicine, and the Wake Forest University Translational Science Institute (WFU ..
  49. ARTHRITIS AND MUSCULOSKELETAL DISEASES CENTER
    David Fox; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..3) Mechanisms of Tissue Destruction, Repair and Aging, 4) Development and Application of Imaging Techniques, 5) Orthopedics and Biomechanics, and 6) Organogenesis...
  50. XXth Congress of International Society of Biomechanics
    Brian Davis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The Society promotes the dissemination of knowledge in the fields of anatomy, physiology, orthopedics, rehabilitation medicine, sport medicine, ergonomics, and electro-physiology...
  51. SCREENING QUALITY OF CARE USING ADMINISTRATIVE DATA
    Lisa Iezzoni; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..g., orthopedics, cardiothoracic surgery) perform differently on the screens than the overall hospital performance; (5) ..
  52. Laser-guided gene therapy for cartilage defects
    MAX MYAKISHEV REMPEL; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..and supporting in vitro and in vivo data have generated serious interest from the companies specializing in the orthopedics and searching for a delivery system for their genes (i.e. DePuy, Medtronic, Genzyme, Stryker)...
  53. ENGINEERING CRANIOFACIAL OSTEOGENESIS--MECHANICAL FORCES
    Jeremy Mao; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The present proposal has identified strategies to address a significant problem in craniofacial orthopedics and aims to determine a working range of parameters of biomechanical forces used to engineer osteogenesis in ..
  54. First World Congress on Spina Bifida Research and Care
    Timothy Brei; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..be examined through a multidisciplinary perspective, including that of specialists in neurosurgery, urology, orthopedics, nutrition, genetics, epidemiology, psychiatry, nursing, and social work...
  55. NANOCOMPOSITE SURFACE FOR VERY LOW WEAR ORTHOPEDICS
    Eric Tobin; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..An orthopedic system that combines the benefits of ceramic and metal components and results in a wear rate that is two decades lower than with UHMWPE will be welcomed by manufacturers, surgeons, and patients. ..
  56. 3rd Skeletal Biology and Medicine Conference
    Mone Zaidi; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..of endocrinology, physiology, cell biology, pathology, genetics, molecular biology, rheumatology, radiology, orthopedics and oncology as they relate to bone development, homeostasis and health...
  57. Biologic Mechanisms:Tooth Movement & Craniofacial Adapta
    James Mah; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Thematic areas include: I. Neuromuscular and skeletal interactions in craniofacial orthopedics. II. Biological and clinical implications of orthodontic biomechanics. III...
  58. FATIGUE OF SEGMENTAL MOTOR MECHANISMS
    DOUGLAS STUART; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ..Clinical fields like motor-control orthopedics, motor-control rehabilitation, functional electrical stimulation and motor prosthetics require a foundation ..
  59. A 7 Tesla MRI Scanner for Small Animal Imaging Research
    S Ted Treves; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..new capabilities will include Vascular Biology, Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, Neurobiology, Infectious Disease, Orthopedics, Pathology, Anesthesiology, Hematology/Oncology, and Radiology...
  60. Novel Amino Acid-Based Glass-Ionomer Biomaterials
    Dong Xie; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Novel restoratives for both dentistry and orthopedics should be an outcome of this basic research to establish commercial biomaterials for future industrial ..
  61. A NOVEL METAL-POLYMER COMPOSITE FOR AMALGAM REPLACEMENT
    Ivan Stangel; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..They could be used for indirect restorative procedures in dentistry where metal appliances or single tooth restorations are bonded to enamel/dentin, or as bone cements in orthopedics when metal implants are used.
  62. CONTROLLED RESORPTION PERIODONTAL COLLAGEN MEMBRANE
    ARTHUR KARUNA KARAN; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..A noninflammatory long resorption time collagen would also find application in orthopedics, breast implantation, controlled drug delivery, surgical procedures requiring resorbable hemostats, sutures, ..