EDUCATION

Medical School

  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine , 1986 , Philadelphia , PA

Internship

  • New England Deaconess Hospital , 1987 , Boston , MA

Residency

  • Massachusetts General Hospital , 1992 , Boston , MA

Fellowship

  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1994 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, General Orthopaedics

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Scoliosis with Chiari I malformation without associated syringomyelia. Spine Deform. 2021 Jan 20. View abstract
  2. Part 2. Review and meta-analysis of studies on modulation of longitudinal bone growth and growth plate activity: A micro-scale perspective. J Orthop Res. 2021 Jan 17. View abstract
  3. Part 1. Review and meta-analysis of studies on modulation of longitudinal bone growth and growth plate activity: A macro-scale perspective. J Orthop Res. 2020 Dec 30. View abstract
  4. Regulation of inflammatory and catabolic responses to IL-1ß in rat articular chondrocytes by microRNAs miR-122 and miR-451. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2021 Jan; 29(1):113-123. View abstract
  5. Hip Reconstruction in Nonambulatory Children With Cerebral Palsy: Identifying Risk Factors Associated With Postoperative Complications and Prolonged Length of Stay. J Pediatr Orthop. 2020 Nov/Dec; 40(10):e972-e977. View abstract
  6. Why Irrigate for the Same Contamination Rate: Wound Contamination in Pediatric Spinal Surgery Using Betadine Versus Saline. J Pediatr Orthop. 2020 Nov/Dec; 40(10):e994-e998. View abstract
  7. Cationic contrast-enhanced computed tomography distinguishes between reparative, degenerative, and healthy equine articular cartilage. J Orthop Res. 2020 Oct 26. View abstract
  8. Occipital Plate Fixation in the Pediatric Population. J Pediatr Orthop. 2020 Oct; 40(9):462-467. View abstract
  9. Nanotechnology and Osteoarthritis. Part 2: Opportunities for advanced devices and therapeutics. J Orthop Res. 2021 Mar; 39(3):473-484. View abstract
  10. Thoracic vertebral morphology in normal and scoliosis deformity in skeletally immature rabbits: A Longitudinal study. JOR Spine. 2020 Dec; 3(4):e1118. View abstract
  11. Nanotechnology and osteoarthritis; part 1: Clinical landscape and opportunities for advanced diagnostics. J Orthop Res. 2021 Mar; 39(3):465-472. View abstract
  12. The Use of Tranexamic Acid (TXA) in Neuromuscular Hip Reconstruction: Can We Alter the Need for Blood Transfusion? J Pediatr Orthop. 2020 Sep; 40(8):e766-e771. View abstract
  13. Evaluation of musculoskeletal phenotype of the G608G progeria mouse model with lonafarnib, pravastatin, and zoledronic acid as treatment groups. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2020 06 02; 117(22):12029-12040. View abstract
  14. Incidence of Pediatric Venous Thromboembolism After Elective Spine and Lower-Extremity Surgery in Children With Neuromuscular Complex Chronic Conditions: Do we Need Prophylaxis? J Pediatr Orthop. 2020 May/Jun; 40(5):e375-e379. View abstract
  15. Mega macromolecules as single molecule lubricants for hard and soft surfaces. Nat Commun. 2020 05 01; 11(1):2139. View abstract
  16. Diagnosing and treating native spinal and pelvic osteomyelitis in adolescents. Spine Deform. 2020 10; 8(5):1001-1008. View abstract
  17. Chiari I malformations with syringomyelia: long-term results of neurosurgical decompression. Spine Deform. 2020 04; 8(2):233-243. View abstract
  18. Implementing a Multidisciplinary Clinical Pathway Can Reduce the Deep Surgical Site Infection Rate After Posterior Spinal Fusion in High-Risk Patients. Spine Deform. 2019 Jan; 7(1):33-39. View abstract
  19. Surgical Treatment of Developmental Spondylolisthesis: Contemporary Series With a Two-Surgeon Team. Spine Deform. 2019 Mar; 7(2):275-285. View abstract
  20. dGEMRIC and CECT Comparison of Cationic and Anionic Contrast Agents in Cadaveric Human Metacarpal Cartilage. J Orthop Res. 2020 04; 38(4):719-725. View abstract
  21. Halo-Gravity Traction for the Treatment of Cervical Spine Disorders. Spine Deform. 2019 Nov; 7(6):1026-1027. View abstract
  22. Protocol development for synchrotron contrast-enhanced CT of human hip cartilage. Med Eng Phys. 2019 11; 73:1-8. View abstract
  23. Long-Duration Tracking of Cervical-Spine Kinematics With Ultrasound. IEEE Trans Ultrason Ferroelectr Freq Control. 2019 11; 66(11):1699-1707. View abstract
  24. Maturation of Corticospinal Tracts in Children With Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy Assessed by Diffusion Tensor Imaging and Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation. Front Hum Neurosci. 2019; 13:254. View abstract
  25. Contrast-Enhanced Computed Tomography Scoring System for Distinguishing Early Osteoarthritis Disease States: A Feasibility Study. J Orthop Res. 2019 10; 37(10):2138-2148. View abstract
  26. A Synthetic Bottle-brush Polyelectrolyte Reduces Friction and Wear of Intact and Previously Worn Cartilage. ACS Biomater Sci Eng. 2019 Jun 10; 5(6):3060-3067. View abstract
  27. Evaluation of equine articular cartilage degeneration after mechanical impact injury using cationic contrast-enhanced computed tomography. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2019 08; 27(8):1219-1228. View abstract
  28. Extraskeletal Calcifications in Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome. Bone. 2019 08; 125:103-111. View abstract
  29. Radiation Prophylaxis for Hip Salvage Surgery in Cerebral Palsy: Can We Reduce the Incidence of Heterotopic Ossification? J Pediatr Orthop. 2019 May/Jun; 39(5):e386-e391. View abstract
  30. Surgical Treatment of Developmental Spondylolisthesis: Contemporary Series With a Two-Surgeon Team. Spine Deform. 2019 03; 7(2):275-285. View abstract
  31. Implementing a Multidisciplinary Clinical Pathway Can Reduce the Deep Surgical Site Infection Rate After Posterior Spinal Fusion in High-Risk Patients. Spine Deform. 2019 01; 7(1):33-39. View abstract
  32. Altered White Matter Connectivity Associated with Intergyral Brain Disorganization in Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy. Neuroscience. 2019 02 10; 399:146-160. View abstract
  33. Assessment of healthy trapeziometacarpal cartilage properties using indentation testing and contrast-enhanced computed tomography. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2019 01; 61:181-189. View abstract
  34. Measuring the Reliability and Construct Validity of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory-Computer Adaptive Test (PEDI-CAT) in Children With Cerebral Palsy. Arch Phys Med Rehabil. 2019 01; 100(1):45-51. View abstract
  35. A synthetic polymeric biolubricant imparts chondroprotection in a rat meniscal tear model. Biomaterials. 2018 11; 182:13-20. View abstract
  36. Expansion Thoracoplasty in Rabbit Model: Effect of Timing on Preserving Pulmonary Growth and Correcting Spine Deformity. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2018 08 01; 43(15):E877-E884. View abstract
  37. Active agents, biomaterials, and technologies to improve biolubrication and strengthen soft tissues. Biomaterials. 2018 10; 181:210-226. View abstract
  38. Contrast-enhanced computed tomography (CECT) attenuation is associated with stiffness of intact knee cartilage. J Orthop Res. 2018 10; 36(10):2641-2647. View abstract
  39. Closed Versus Open Supracondylar Fractures of the Humerus in Children: A Comparison of Clinical and Radiographic Presentation and Results. J Pediatr Orthop. 2018 Feb; 38(2):77-81. View abstract
  40. Functional effects of an interpenetrating polymer network on articular cartilage mechanical properties. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2018 03; 26(3):414-421. View abstract
  41. What's New in Pediatric Spine Growth Modulation and Implant Technology for Early-Onset Scoliosis? J Pediatr Orthop. 2018 Jan; 38(1):e3-e13. View abstract
  42. Diagnosis and management of spinal muscular atrophy: Part 1: Recommendations for diagnosis, rehabilitation, orthopedic and nutritional care. Neuromuscul Disord. 2018 02; 28(2):103-115. View abstract
  43. Diagnosis and management of spinal muscular atrophy: Part 2: Pulmonary and acute care; medications, supplements and immunizations; other organ systems; and ethics. Neuromuscul Disord. 2018 03; 28(3):197-207. View abstract
  44. The Pursuit of Scholarship: Why We Should Care About Resident Research. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2017 Nov 15; 99(22):e119. View abstract
  45. Reorganization of the somatosensory cortex in hemiplegic cerebral palsy associated with impaired sensory tracts. Neuroimage Clin. 2018; 17:198-212. View abstract
  46. Impact of Non-medical Out-of-pocket Expenses on Families of Children With Cerebral Palsy Following Orthopaedic Surgery. J Pediatr Nurs. 2017 Nov - Dec; 37:101-107. View abstract
  47. Synthesis and Preclinical Characterization of a Cationic Iodinated Imaging Contrast Agent (CA4+) and Its Use for Quantitative Computed Tomography of Ex Vivo Human Hip Cartilage. J Med Chem. 2017 07 13; 60(13):5543-5555. View abstract
  48. Health-Related Quality of Life and Care Giver Burden Following Spinal Fusion in Children With Cerebral Palsy. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Jun 15; 42(12):E733-E739. View abstract
  49. Evaluating the Discriminant Validity of the Pediatric Evaluation of Disability Inventory: Computer Adaptive Test in Children With Cerebral Palsy. Phys Ther. 2017 Jun 01; 97(6):669-676. View abstract
  50. Murine articular cartilage morphology and compositional quantification with high resolution cationic contrast-enhanced µCT. J Orthop Res. 2017 12; 35(12):2740-2748. View abstract
  51. Contrast-enhanced CT imaging as a non-destructive tool for ex vivo examination of the biochemical content and structure of the human meniscus. J Orthop Res. 2017 05; 35(5):1018-1028. View abstract
  52. Reinforcement of articular cartilage with a tissue-interpenetrating polymer network reduces friction and modulates interstitial fluid load support. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2017 07; 25(7):1143-1149. View abstract
  53. Assessing Cartilage Biomechanical Properties: Techniques for Evaluating the Functional Performance of Cartilage in Health and Disease. Annu Rev Biomed Eng. 2017 06 21; 19:27-55. View abstract
  54. Fluoroscopic imaging overestimates the screw tip to subchondral bone distance in a cadaveric model of slipped capital femoral epiphysis. J Child Orthop. 2017; 11(1):36-41. View abstract
  55. The ability of low-magnitude mechanical signals to normalize bone turnover in adolescents hospitalized for anorexia nervosa. Osteoporos Int. 2017 04; 28(4):1255-1263. View abstract
  56. Curved Beam Computed Tomography based Structural Rigidity Analysis of Bones with Simulated Lytic Defect: A Comparative Study with Finite Element Analysis. Sci Rep. 2016 09 02; 6:32397. View abstract
  57. Contrast-Enhanced Computed Tomography Enables Quantitative Evaluation of Tissue Properties at Intrajoint Regions in Cadaveric Knee Cartilage. Cartilage. 2017 Oct; 8(4):391-399. View abstract
  58. Combined preoperative traction with instrumented posterior occipitocervical fusion for severe ventral brainstem compression secondary to displaced os odontoideum: technical report of 2 cases. J Neurosurg Pediatr. 2016 Dec; 25(6):724-729. View abstract
  59. A pediatric animal model to evaluate the effects of disuse on musculoskeletal growth and development. J Biomech. 2016 10 03; 49(14):3549-3554. View abstract
  60. Effect of Hip Reconstructive Surgery on Health-Related Quality of Life of Non-Ambulatory Children with Cerebral Palsy. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2016 Jul 20; 98(14):1190-8. View abstract
  61. Clinical Trial of the Protein Farnesylation Inhibitors Lonafarnib, Pravastatin, and Zoledronic Acid in Children With Hutchinson-Gilford Progeria Syndrome. Circulation. 2016 Jul 12; 134(2):114-25. View abstract
  62. Acetabular and femoral remodeling after varus derotational osteotomy in cerebral palsy: the effect of age and Gross Motor Function Classification Level. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2016 Jul; 25(4):322-30. View abstract
  63. A Tissue-Penetrating Double Network Restores the Mechanical Properties of Degenerated Articular Cartilage. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2016 Mar 18; 55(13):4226-30. View abstract
  64. Does CT-based Rigidity Analysis Influence Clinical Decision-making in Simulations of Metastatic Bone Disease? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2016 Mar; 474(3):652-9. View abstract
  65. CT-based Structural Rigidity Analysis Is More Accurate Than Mirels Scoring for Fracture Prediction in Metastatic Femoral Lesions. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2016 Mar; 474(3):643-51. View abstract
  66. Contrast-enhanced CT using a cationic contrast agent enables non-destructive assessment of the biochemical and biomechanical properties of mouse tibial plateau cartilage. J Orthop Res. 2016 07; 34(7):1130-8. View abstract
  67. Postoperative Complications After Hip Surgery in Patients With Cerebral Palsy: A Retrospective Matched Cohort Study. J Pediatr Orthop. 2016 Jan; 36(1):56-62. View abstract
  68. Proximal Femoral Varus Derotation Osteotomy in Children with Cerebral Palsy: The Effect of Age, Gross Motor Function Classification System Level, and Surgeon Volume on Surgical Success. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2015 Dec 16; 97(24):2024-31. View abstract
  69. A sensitive optical micro-machined ultrasound sensor (OMUS) based on a silicon photonic ring resonator on an acoustical membrane. Sci Rep. 2015 Sep 22; 5:14328. View abstract
  70. Extent of Spine Deformity Predicts Lung Growth and Function in Rabbit Model of Early Onset Scoliosis. PLoS One. 2015; 10(8):e0136941. View abstract
  71. Differences in health-related quality of life and caregiver burden after hip and spine surgery in non-ambulatory children with severe cerebral palsy. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2016 Mar; 58(3):298-305. View abstract
  72. Parasol Rib Deformity in Hypotonic Neuromuscular Scoliosis: A New Radiographical Definition and a Comparison of Short-term Treatment Outcomes With VEPTR and Growing Rods. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015 Jul 01; 40(13):E780-6. View abstract
  73. A cationic gadolinium contrast agent for magnetic resonance imaging of cartilage. Chem Commun (Camb). 2015 Jun 30; 51(56):11166-11169. View abstract
  74. High incidence of fracture events in patients with Long-Gap Esophageal Atresia (LGEA): A retrospective review prompting implementation of standardized protocol. Bone Rep. 2015 Dec; 3:1-4. View abstract
  75. Contrast-enhanced CT facilitates rapid, non-destructive assessment of cartilage and bone properties of the human metacarpal. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2015 Dec; 23(12):2158-2166. View abstract
  76. Parasol Rib Deformity in Hypotonic Neuromuscular Scoliosis: A New Radiographic Definition, and a Comparison of short-term treatment outcomes with VEPTR and Growing Rods. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015 Mar 27. View abstract
  77. Treatment Planning and Fracture Prediction in Patients with Skeletal Metastasis with CT-Based Rigidity Analysis. Clin Cancer Res. 2015 Jun 01; 21(11):2514-9. View abstract
  78. Limb reconstruction with decellularized, non-demineralized bone in a young leporine model. Biomed Mater. 2015 Feb 10; 10(1):015021. View abstract
  79. Methodology to Calibrate Disc Degeneration in the Cervical Spine During Cyclic Fatigue Loading. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2015; 51:222-9. View abstract
  80. Computed tomography-based rigidity analysis: a review of the approach in preclinical and clinical studies. Bonekey Rep. 2014; 3:587. View abstract
  81. Cortical somatosensory reorganization in children with spastic cerebral palsy: a multimodal neuroimaging study. Front Hum Neurosci. 2014; 8:725. View abstract
  82. Development and initial validation of the Classification of Early-Onset Scoliosis (C-EOS). J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 Aug 20; 96(16):1359-67. View abstract
  83. Tantalum oxide nanoparticles for the imaging of articular cartilage using X-ray computed tomography: visualization of ex vivo/in vivo murine tibia and ex vivo human index finger cartilage. Angew Chem Int Ed Engl. 2014 Aug 04; 53(32):8406-10. View abstract
  84. Effect of mechanical convection on the partitioning of an anionic iodinated contrast agent in intact patellar cartilage. J Orthop Res. 2014 Oct; 32(10):1333-40. View abstract
  85. Off-label use of pediatric orthopaedic devices: important issues for the future. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 Feb 05; 96(3):e21. View abstract
  86. Sensitivity and stability analysis of a nonlinear material model of cervical intervertebral disc under cyclic loads using the finite element method. Biomed Sci Instrum. 2014; 50:19-30. View abstract
  87. Microstructural, densitometric and metabolic variations in bones from rats with normal or altered skeletal states. PLoS One. 2013; 8(12):e82709. View abstract
  88. Finite element analysis and CT-based structural rigidity analysis to assess failure load in bones with simulated lytic defects. Bone. 2014 Jan; 58:160-7. View abstract
  89. Finite element analysis and computed tomography based structural rigidity analysis of rat tibia with simulated lytic defects. J Biomech. 2013 Oct 18; 46(15):2701-9. View abstract
  90. Contrast enhanced CT attenuation correlates with the GAG content of bovine meniscus. J Orthop Res. 2013 Nov; 31(11):1765-71. View abstract
  91. Evaluating the extent of clinical uncertainty among treatment options for patients with early-onset scoliosis. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 May 15; 95(10):e67. View abstract
  92. A large-molecular-weight polyanion, synthesized via ring-opening metathesis polymerization, as a lubricant for human articular cartilage. J Am Chem Soc. 2013 Apr 03; 135(13):4930-3. View abstract
  93. Contrast-enhanced CT with a high-affinity cationic contrast agent for imaging ex vivo bovine, intact ex vivo rabbit, and in vivo rabbit cartilage. Radiology. 2013 Jan; 266(1):141-50. View abstract
  94. Growing rods for the treatment of scoliosis in children with cerebral palsy: a critical assessment. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Nov 15; 37(24):E1504-10. View abstract
  95. Off-label use of bone morphogenetic proteins in pediatric spinal arthrodesis. JAMA. 2012 Oct 10; 308(14):1429-32. View abstract
  96. Cationic agent contrast-enhanced computed tomography imaging of cartilage correlates with the compressive modulus and coefficient of friction. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2013 Jan; 21(1):60-8. View abstract
  97. Clinical trial of a farnesyltransferase inhibitor in children with Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012 Oct 09; 109(41):16666-71. View abstract
  98. A prospective study of radiographic manifestations in Hutchinson-Gilford progeria syndrome. Pediatr Radiol. 2012 Sep; 42(9):1089-98. View abstract
  99. Synthesis and optical properties of small Au nanorods using a seedless growth technique. Langmuir. 2012 Jun 26; 28(25):9807-15. View abstract
  100. Changing practice patterns: the impact of a randomized clinical trial on surgeons preference for treatment of type 3 supracondylar humerus fractures. J Pediatr Orthop. 2012 Jun; 32(4):340-5. View abstract
  101. Assessment of axial bone rigidity in rats with metabolic diseases using CT-based structural rigidity analysis. Bone Joint Res. 2012 Feb; 1(2):13-9. View abstract
  102. Further improvements on the factors affecting bone mineral density measured by quantitative micro-computed tomography. Bone. 2012 Mar; 50(3):611-8. View abstract
  103. Tensile properties of rat femoral bone as functions of bone volume fraction, apparent density and volumetric bone mineral density. J Biomech. 2011 Sep 02; 44(13):2482-8. View abstract
  104. Hutchinson-Gilford progeria is a skeletal dysplasia. J Bone Miner Res. 2011 Jul; 26(7):1670-9. View abstract
  105. Expansion thoracoplasty affects lung growth and morphology in a rabbit model: a pilot study. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2011 May; 469(5):1375-82. View abstract
  106. Contrast agent electrostatic attraction rather than repulsion to glycosaminoglycans affords a greater contrast uptake ratio and improved quantitative CT imaging in cartilage. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2011 Aug; 19(8):970-6. View abstract
  107. Non-invasive assessment of failure torque in rat bones with simulated lytic lesions using computed tomography based structural rigidity analysis. J Biomech. 2011 Feb 03; 44(3):552-6. View abstract
  108. Cationic contrast agents improve quantification of glycosaminoglycan (GAG) content by contrast enhanced CT imaging of cartilage. J Orthop Res. 2011 May; 29(5):704-9. View abstract
  109. Staphylococcus aureus resistance on titanium coated with multivalent PEGylated-peptides. Biomaterials. 2010 Dec; 31(35):9285-92. View abstract
  110. Computed tomography-based structural analysis for predicting fracture risk in children with benign skeletal neoplasms: comparison of specificity with that of plain radiographs. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2010 Aug 04; 92(9):1827-33. View abstract
  111. Assessment of the bilateral asymmetry of human femurs based on physical, densitometric, and structural rigidity characteristics. J Biomech. 2010 Aug 10; 43(11):2228-36. View abstract
  112. NSAID exposure and risk of nonunion: a meta-analysis of case-control and cohort studies. Calcif Tissue Int. 2010 Sep; 87(3):193-202. View abstract
  113. Releasable tissue plasminogen activators in ischemic stroke. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 1991; 1(4):203-8. View abstract
  114. Axial oblique CT to assess femoral anteversion. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 May; 194(5):1230-3. View abstract
  115. Application of structural rigidity analysis to assess fidelity of healed fractures in rat femurs with critical defects. Calcif Tissue Int. 2010 May; 86(5):397-403. View abstract
  116. Quantitative (31)P NMR spectroscopy and (1)H MRI measurements of bone mineral and matrix density differentiate metabolic bone diseases in rat models. Bone. 2010 Jun; 46(6):1582-90. View abstract
  117. Expansion thoracoplasty improves respiratory function in a rabbit model of postnatal pulmonary hypoplasia: a pilot study. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2010 Jan 15; 35(2):153-61. View abstract
  118. Noninvasive Prediction of Fracture Risk in Patients with Metastatic Cancer to the Spine. Clin Cancer Res. 2009 Dec 15; 15(24):7676-7683. View abstract
  119. Compressive axial mechanical properties of rat bone as functions of bone volume fraction, apparent density and micro-ct based mineral density. J Biomech. 2010 Mar 22; 43(5):953-60. View abstract
  120. Functional dependence of cancellous bone shear properties on trabecular microstructure evaluated using time-lapsed micro-computed tomographic imaging and torsion testing. J Orthop Res. 2009 Dec; 27(12):1667-74. View abstract
  121. Contrast enhanced computed tomography can predict the glycosaminoglycan content and biomechanical properties of articular cartilage. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2010 Feb; 18(2):184-91. View abstract
  122. Effect of contrast agent charge on visualization of articular cartilage using computed tomography: exploiting electrostatic interactions for improved sensitivity. J Am Chem Soc. 2009 Sep 23; 131(37):13234-5. View abstract
  123. Directed assembly of PEGylated-peptide coatings for infection-resistant titanium metal. J Am Chem Soc. 2009 Aug 12; 131(31):10992-7. View abstract
  124. Preventing distal pullout of posterior spine instrumentation in thoracic hyperkyphosis: a biomechanical analysis. J Spinal Disord Tech. 2009 Jun; 22(4):270-7. View abstract
  125. An improved method to assess torsional properties of rodent long bones. J Biomech. 2009 Aug 07; 42(11):1720-5. View abstract
  126. Radiographic trabecular 2D and 3D parameters of proximal femoral bone cores correlate with each other and with yield stress. Osteoporos Int. 2009 Nov; 20(11):1929-38. View abstract
  127. Microsatellite markers isolated from Drosophila hydei. Mol Ecol Resour. 2009 May; 9(3):817-9. View abstract
  128. Effects of tissue preservation on murine bone mechanical properties. J Biomech. 2009 Jan 05; 42(1):82-6. View abstract
  129. Design and validation of a testing system to assess torsional cancellous bone failure in conjunction with time-lapsed micro-computed tomographic imaging. J Biomech. 2008 Dec 05; 41(16):3496-501. View abstract
  130. Bone volume fraction explains the variation in strength and stiffness of cancellous bone affected by metastatic cancer and osteoporosis. Calcif Tissue Int. 2008 Dec; 83(6):368-79. View abstract
  131. Hydrogels for osteochondral repair based on photocrosslinkable carbamate dendrimers. Biomacromolecules. 2008 Oct; 9(10):2863-72. View abstract
  132. Specimen size and porosity can introduce error into microCT-based tissue mineral density measurements. Bone. 2009 Jan; 44(1):176-84. View abstract
  133. Shortcomings of DXA to assess changes in bone tissue density and microstructure induced by metabolic bone diseases in rat models. Osteoporos Int. 2009 Jan; 20(1):123-32. View abstract
  134. Quantitative micro-computed tomography: a non-invasive method to assess equivalent bone mineral density. Bone. 2008 Aug; 43(2):302-11. View abstract
  135. Multicenter study of patients with angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor-induced angioedema who present to the emergency department. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2008 Apr; 100(4):327-32. View abstract
  136. Lateral entry compared with medial and lateral entry pin fixation for completely displaced supracondylar humeral fractures in children. A randomized clinical trial. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2007 Apr; 89(4):706-12. View abstract
  137. Water- and fat-suppressed proton projection MRI (WASPI) of rat femur bone. Magn Reson Med. 2007 Mar; 57(3):554-67. View abstract
  138. Densitometric, morphometric and mechanical distributions in the human proximal femur. J Biomech. 2007; 40(11):2573-9. View abstract
  139. Collagen-platelet rich plasma hydrogel enhances primary repair of the porcine anterior cruciate ligament. J Orthop Res. 2007 Jan; 25(1):81-91. View abstract
  140. Effect of in ovo immobilization on development of chick hind-limb articular cartilage: an evaluation using micro-MRI measurement of delayed gadolinium uptake. Magn Reson Med. 2006 Dec; 56(6):1235-41. View abstract
  141. The reciprocal relationship between thoracic and spinal deformity and its effect on pulmonary function in a rabbit model: a pilot study. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2006 Nov 01; 31(23):2654-64. View abstract
  142. The interaction of microstructure and volume fraction in predicting failure in cancellous bone. Bone. 2006 Dec; 39(6):1196-202. View abstract
  143. Porous silk fibroin 3-D scaffolds for delivery of bone morphogenetic protein-2 in vitro and in vivo. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2006 Aug; 78(2):324-34. View abstract
  144. Osteotomy does not improve early outcome after slipped capital femoral epiphysis. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2006 Mar; 15(2):87-92. View abstract
  145. Predicting fracture through benign skeletal lesions with quantitative computed tomography. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2006 Jan; 88(1):55-70. View abstract
  146. Silk implants for the healing of critical size bone defects. Bone. 2005 Nov; 37(5):688-98. View abstract
  147. Bone density accumulation is not affected by brace treatment of idiopathic scoliosis in adolescent girls. J Pediatr Orthop. 2005 Jul-Aug; 25(4):423-8. View abstract
  148. Cast immobilization versus percutaneous pin fixation of displaced distal radius fractures in children: a prospective, randomized study. J Pediatr Orthop. 2005 Jul-Aug; 25(4):490-4. View abstract
  149. Engineering bone-like tissue in vitro using human bone marrow stem cells and silk scaffolds. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2004 Oct 01; 71(1):25-34. View abstract
  150. Failure of trabecular bone with simulated lytic defects can be predicted non-invasively by structural analysis. J Orthop Res. 2004 May; 22(3):479-86. View abstract
  151. Bone tissue engineering using human mesenchymal stem cells: effects of scaffold material and medium flow. Ann Biomed Eng. 2004 Jan; 32(1):112-22. View abstract
  152. Molecular rectification and conductance switching in carbon-based molecular junctions by structural rearrangement accompanying electron injection. J Am Chem Soc. 2003 Sep 03; 125(35):10748-58. View abstract
  153. Relationships among musculoskeletal impairments and functional health status in ambulatory cerebral palsy. J Pediatr Orthop. 2003 Jul-Aug; 23(4):535-41. View abstract
  154. Sensitivity of a clinical examination to predict need for radiography in children with ankle injuries: a prospective study. Lancet. 2001 Dec 22-29; 358(9299):2118-21. View abstract
  155. Persistent bacterial colonization of Porphyromonas gingivalis, Prevotella intermedia, and Actinobacillus actinomycetemcomitans in periodontitis and its association with alveolar bone loss after 6 months of therapy. J Clin Periodontol. 2000 Dec; 27(12):897-903. View abstract
  156. Noninvasive imaging predicts failure load of the spine with simulated osteolytic defects. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2000 Sep; 82(9):1240-51. View abstract
  157. Magnetic resonance imaging measurements of bone density and cross-sectional geometry. Calcif Tissue Int. 2000 Jan; 66(1):74-8. View abstract
  158. Noninvasive measurement of distal radius instability. J Hand Surg Am. 1997 Jul; 22(4):572-9. View abstract
  159. Trabecular bone morphology from micro-magnetic resonance imaging. J Bone Miner Res. 1996 Feb; 11(2):286-97. View abstract
  160. Classification of orbital floor fractures. J Craniomaxillofac Trauma. 1996; 2(4):6-11. View abstract
  161. Does bracing affect bone density in adolescent scoliosis? Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1995 Jul 15; 20(14):1554-60. View abstract
  162. Predicting the integrity of vertebral bone screw fixation in anterior spinal instrumentation. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 1995 Jul 15; 20(14):1568-74. View abstract
  163. Role of trabecular morphology in the etiology of age-related vertebral fractures. Calcif Tissue Int. 1993; 53 Suppl 1:S14-22. View abstract
  164. Examination of the patient with a knee dislocation. The case for selective arteriography. Arch Surg. 1992 Sep; 127(9):1056-62; discussion 1062-3. View abstract
  165. Trabecular bone remodeling around smooth and porous implants in an equine patellar model. J Biomech. 1987; 20(11-12):1121-34. View abstract
  166. Stress analysis of a condylar knee tibial component: influence of metaphyseal shell properties and cement injection depth. J Orthop Res. 1985; 3(4):424-34. View abstract
  167. Posterior fusions of the upper cervical spine: indications, techniques, and prognosis. Orthop Clin North Am. 1978 Oct; 9(4):1091-9. View abstract
  168. Behavior modification therapy with elderly demented patients: implementation and ethical considerations. J Chronic Dis. 1977 Mar; 30(3):129-34. View abstract
  169. Brain abscess in children. South Med J. 1971 Jun; 64(6):687-90. View abstract