Original Manuscripts




The Partners Orthopaedic Trauma Service

Mark S. Vrahas, MD, Suzanne M. Morrison

The Orthopedic Biomechanics Laboratory Spine Research Group: Biomechanics of Vertebral Fractures

Ron Alkalay, PhD

Non-Invasive Diagnostic Methods to Monitor the GAG Content and Biomechanical Properties of Articular Cartilage

P. Bansal; N. Joshi; V. Entezan; M. Grinstaff; and Brian Snyder, MD

Minimally Invasive Plate Osteosynthesis of Periprosthetic Femur Fractures Associated with Total Hip Replacement: a Case Series

Po-Hao Chen, BS; Edward Rodriguez, MD, PhD; Aron Chacko, BS; and Paul Appleton MD

Outcome of 3rd Generation Short Cephalomedullary Fixation of Unstable Intertrochanteric and Subtrochanteric Femur fractures in a Geriatric Population: Preliminary Results

Chien-Hsiang Chow, MD; Aron Chacko, BS; Edward Rodriguez, MD,PhD; Paul Appleton, MD

Medial Subvastus Approach to the Knee: Surgical Technique

Nathan K. Endres, MD; Tom Minas, MD

Clinical Wear Studies of the Use of a New Highly Cross-linked Polyethylene Liner in Total Hip Replacement

ME Greene, CR Bragdon, D Burke, M. Jasty, AA Freiberg, H Rubash, WH Harris, H Malchau

Human Skeletal Biology: Insights from Surgical Biospecimens

Julie Glowacki, PhD; Shuanhu Zhou, PhD; Meryl S. LeBoff; and Thomas S. Thornhill, MD

The Effect of Insurance Status on the Rate of Surgery Following a Meniscal Tear

Kenneth R. Gundle, BA and Arun Ramappa MD

Are “Normal” CT Scans Sufficient to Allow Collar Removal in the Trauma Patient?

Mitchel B. Harris, MD, FACS; Josef Simon, MD; Jeff Katz MD, MS; and Chris Bono, MD

Lateral Femoral Traction Pin Entry: Risk to the Femoral Artery and Other Medial Neurovascular Structures

John Kwon, MD; Catherine Johnson, MD; Edward Rodriguez, MD; and Paul Appleton, MD

A Novel Imaging Technique for Analysis of Adjacent Segment Kinematics in Patients with Adult Idiopathic Scoliosis

Gang Li, MD; Shaobai Wang, BS; Michal Kozanek, MD; Peter Pasias, MD; Brian Grottkau, MD; Guoan Li, PhD; Kirkham B. Wood, MD

Comparison of Outcome of Operative Versus Non-Operative Treatment of Acetabular Fractures in the Elderly and Severely Comorbid Patient

J. Lucas MD, MPH; A. Chacko, BS; E. Rodriguez, MD, PhD; and P. Appleton MD

The Effects of Patient Age on the Radiographic and Functional Outcomes of Distal Radius Fractures: a Two-Study Review

Eric C. Makhni, BS; Andrew Synn, BA; Melvin C. Makhni, BS; Amir Taghinia, MD; Orrin I. Franko, BS; Tamara D. Rozental, MD; Charles S. Day, MD

Virtual Reality Simulation for Shoulder Arthroscopy: A Three-Year Follow-up Study of Individual Skill Progression

George Pappas, MD, Andreas Gomoll, MD, Brian Forsythe, MD, Jon JP Warner MD

The Effect of Pinning across the Physis for Stabilization of Fractures in Children: An MRI Evaluation

Jeremy T. Smith, MD; James R. Kasser, MD; Peter M. Waters, MD; Diego Jaramillo, MD, MPH; and Mininder S. Kocher, MD, MPH

Long Term Bone Changes in Vascularized Fibula Grafts

Lewis L. Shi, MD; Andrew Jawa, MD; Jesse B. Jupiter, MD

A Multidisciplinary Approach to Arm Illness

Ana-Maria Vranceanu, PhD; Meijuan Zhao, MD; Leslie Morse, DO; David Ring, MD PhD

The Surgical Management of Tibial Tubercle Fractures in Association with Tibial Plateau Fractures Fixed by Direct Wire Fixation to a Locking Plate

Michael J. Weaver, MD; Julian Chakraverty, MBChB; R. Malcolm Smith, MD; and Mark S. Vrahas, MD

Notch Signaling in Tumorigenesis and Metastasis of Breast Cancer

Zhiyuan Zhang, MD and Peter V. Hauschka, PhD



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