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Geisinger Orthopaedic Institute Publications

Each year, Geisinger orthopaedic researchers publish articles and chapters in biomedical journals, textbooks and other scholarly publications. Our inclusion in these publications confirms Geisinger's high level of expertise and leadership in the field of orthopaedic medicine.

2014 Publications:

Deegan BF, Richard RD, Bowen TR, Perkins RM, Graham JH, Foltzer MA: "Impact of Chronic Kidney Disease Stage on Lower-Extremity Arthroplasty" Orthopedics 2014 Jul 1;37(7):e613-8

2013 Posters

2013 Presentations

  • Gregory C. Fanelli MD: Herodicus Society 2013 Annual Meeting, Kohler, WI, July 6-9, 2013
    • "Combined PCL ACL reconstruction in multiple ligament knee injuries: 5 to 22 year surgical outcomes in 44 patients"
  • Gregory C. Fanelli MD: Innovative Concepts in Arthroscopy, Largo, FL, October 4-5, 2013
    • "PCL and multiple knee ligament pathology and reconstruction goals"
    • "Surgical technique overview and importance"
    • "Graft choices in multiple ligament surgery"
    • "Complex knee instability case presentations"
  • Gregory C. Fanelli MD: International Knee Dislocation Study Group, Minneapolis, MN, November 1, 2013
    • "Combined PCL ACL reconstruction in multiple ligament knee injuries: 2 to 22 year surgical outcomes in 87 patients"
  • Gregory C. Fanelli MD: Arthroscopy Association of North America 32th Fall Course, Las Vegas, NV, November 7-9, 2013
    • "Multiple ligament knee injury: complications and how to avoid them"
  • Joel C. Klena MD: American Society of Surgery of the Hand, San Francisco, CA, October 2013
    • "Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release in the Elderly" Poster Presentation
  • Gerard J. Cush, MD: Foot and Ankle Society Meeting, Hollywood, FL, July 2013
    • "The Single Incision Lateral Approach for Triple Arthrodesis" Poster Presentation
    • "The Medial Malleolar Sled: A New Device for the Fixation of Medial Malleolar Fractures" Poster Presentation
  • Thomas R. Bowen MD: Western Orthopaedic Association 2013 Annual Meeting, Lake Tahoe, CA, July 31-August 3, 2013
    • "Outcomes of Hemiarthroplasty in Elderly Undisplaced (AO/OTA 31B1) Femoral Neck Fractures" Poster Presentation
  • Thomas R. Bowen MD: Orthopaedic Trauma Association 2013 Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, October 9-12, 2013
    • "Outcomes of Hemiarthroplasty in Elderly Undisplaced (AO/OTA 31B1) Femoral Neck Fractures" Poster Presentation
    • "Outcomes of Reverse Oblique Fractures with the Long Cephalomedullary Nail" Poster Presentation
  • Thomas R. Bowen MD: Eastern Orthopaedic Association 2013 Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, FL, October 30-November 2, 2013
    • "Outcomes of Hemiarthroplasty in Elderly Undisplaced (AO/OTA 31B1) Femoral Neck Fractures" Poster Presentatio
    • "Outcomes of Reverse Oblique Fractures with the Long Cephalomedullary Nail" Poster Presentation
  • Thomas R. Bowen MD: Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association, Boston, MA, November 2-6, 2013
    • "Pediatric ATV injuries: Incidence and cost in the state of Pennsylvania" Poster Presentation
    • "Lower Stages of Chronic Kidney Disease Do Not Affect Outcomes After Total Joint Arthroplasty" Poster Presentation
  • Thomas R. Bowen MD: American Association of Hip and Knee Society, Dallas TX, November 6-8, 2013
    • "Outcome of Revision Total Knee Arthroplasty with Stemless Femoral Components" Poster Presentation
  • Michael Suk MD: Openlands Annual Conference, Chicago, IL, October 25, 2013
    • Keynote Speaker
  • Michael Suk MD: The Trauma Debate: Pilon Fractures, Southampton, UK, September 6, 2013
    • Headline Lecture
  • Michael Suk MD: 9th Annual Advanced Course: Malalignement, Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction of Extremities, Medellin, Colombia, South America, November 18-21, 2013
    • International Guest Speaker
  • Michael Suk MD: Orthopaedic Trauma Association 29th Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, October 9-12, 2013
    • "Contemporary Debates in Orthopaedic Trauma" Mini Symposium Moderator
  • Daniel S. Horwitz MD: Orthopaedic Trauma Association 29th Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, October 9-12, 2013
    • Resident's Course - Pelvic & Acetabula Section
    • Orthopaedic Trauma Boot Camp
      • Moderator
      • "Femoral mailing: Antegrade Versus Retrograde"
      • "Periprosthetic Fractures"
    • "Healing Time and Complications in Operatively Treated Atypical Femur Fractures Associated with Bisphosphonate User: A Multicenter Series"
  • Daniel S. Horwitz MD: Turkish National Orthopaedic Society Meeting, Antalya, Turkey, October 29-November 3, 2013
    • International Guest Speaker
  • Daniel S. Horwitz MD: AO/OTA Trauma Update Meeting, Chicago IL, December 5-7, 2013
    • Faculty
  • Daniel S. Horwitz MD: Key West Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting, Key West FL, August 1-2, 2013
    • Invited Speaker

2013 Journals/Manuals Publications

  • Kent Strohecker: Eastern Orthopaedic Association 2013 Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, FL, October 30-November 2, 2013
  • Raveesh Richard, MD: Eastern Orthopaedic Association 2013 Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, FL, October 30-November 2, 2013
  • Beck JD, Jones RB, Malone WJ, Heimbach JL, Ebitt T, Klena JC: "Magnetic Resonance Imaging After Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release" J Hand Surg 2013;38A:331-335
  • Ross DS, Ferguson A, Herbert DL: "Action in the Event Tent! Medical-Legal Issues Facing the Volunteer Event Physician" Sports Health 24 Jan 2013, DOI:10.1177/1941738112474226
  • Cafferky NL, Malone WJ, Bowen TR: "Orthopaedic Case of the Month: A 72-year-old Man with a Painful Flexion Contracture of the Left Thigh" Clin Orthop Relat Res (2013) 471:346-35
  • Suk M, Daigl M, Buckley RE, Paccola CAJ, Lorich DG, Helfet DL, Hanson B: "TEFTOM: A Promising General Trauma Expectation/Outcome Measure - Results of a Validation Study on Pan-American Ankle and Distal Tibia Trauma Patients" IRSN Ortho 2013; 801784
  • Beck JD, Irgit KS, Andreychik CM, Maloney PJ, Tang X, Harter GD: "Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty in Obese Patients" J Hand Surg Am 2013; 38(5): 965-70 doi:10.1016/j.jhsa.2013.02.025
  • Yue Q, Martinez Z: "Monitoring superficial peroneal nerve somatosensory evoked potential during L4-5 lumbar root decompression" Spine J 2013 Apr 23 pii: S1529-9430(13)00317-3 doi: 10.1016
  • Watters W, Rethman MP, Hanson NB, Abt E, Anderson PA, Carroll KC, Futrell HC, Garvin K, Glenn SO, Hellstein J, Hewlett A, Kolessar D, Moucha C, O'Donnell RJ, O'Toole JE, Osmon DR, Evans RP, Rinella A, Steinberg MJ, Goldberg M, Ristic H, Boyer K, Sluka P, Martin WR, Cummins DS, Song S, Woznica A, Gross L: "Prevention of Orthopaedic Implant Infection in Patients Undergoing Dental Procedures" J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2013; 21: 180-189
  • Rethman MP, Watters W, Abt E, Anderson PA, Carroll KC, Evans RP, Futrell HC, Garvin K, Glenn SO, Goldberg MJ, Hellstein J, Hewlett A, Kolessar D, Moucha C, O'Donnell RJ, Osmon DR, O'Toole JE, Rinella A, Steinberg MJ, Martin WR, Cummins DS, Song S, Sluka P, Boyer K, Woznica A, Ristic H, Hanson NB: "Prevention of Orthopaedic Implant Infection in Patients Undergoing Dental Procedures" J Bone Joint Surg Am 2013; 95: 745-747
  • Kolessar DJ, Zaruta DA: "Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Knee: Differential Diagnosis, Approaches to Treatment" Consultant for Pediatricians 2013; 225-228
  • Springer BD, Parvizi J, Austin M, Backe H, Valle CD, Kolessar DJ, Kreuzer S, Malinzak R, Masri B, McGrory BJ, Mochel D, Yates A: "Obesity and Total Joint Arthroplasty - A Literature Based Review" J Arthroplasty 2013; 28(5): 714-721
  • Fanelli GC, Rodeo SR, Barber FA, Maffulli N, Alsousou J, Mishra AK, Gosens T, Kon E: "Platelet-rich plasma promises pain relief and healing, but remains controversial" Orthopaedics Today, April 2013; 33(4): 1,10-12
  • Leiter JRS, Levy BA, Stannard JP, Fanelli GC, Whelan DB, Marx RG, Stuart MJ, Boyd JL, MacDonald PB. Accuracy and reliability of identifying the isometric point of the knee for multiligament knee reconstruction (Accepted for publication The Journal of Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, and Arthroscopy, 2013).
    Richard RD, Deegan BF, Klena JC, "The Learning Styles of Orthopaedic Residents, Faculty and Applicants at an Academic Program" Journal of Surgical Education, June 2013; doi:10.1016/j.jsurg.2013.05.011
    Klena JC: "Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release in the Elderly" Journal of Hand Surgery, Accepted May 2013
  • Lehman AA, Irgit KS, Cush GJ: "Harvest of autogenous bone graft using reamer-irrigator-aspirator in tibiotalocalcaneal arthrodesis: surgical technique and case series" Foot Ankle Int 2012 Dec; 33(12): 1133-8

Please note, the authors italicized are former residents, research assistants and/or research fellows of the Geisinger Orthopaedic Institute.

2013 Book Chapters

  • Fanelli GC: "The multiple ligament injured knee: What I have learned" The Multiple Ligament Injured Knee - A Practical Guide to Management, Second Edition. Editor: Gregory C. Fanelli, M.D. Springer-Verlag, New York, 2013, pages 3-14
  • Fanelli GC: "Surgical treatment of combined PCL ACL medial and lateral side injuries (global laxity): Acute and chronic" The Multiple Ligament Injured Knee - A Practical Guide to Management, Second Edition. Editor: Gregory C. Fanelli, M.D. Springer-Verlag, New York, 2013, pages 281-301
  • Fanelli GC: "Mechanical graft tensioning in multiple ligament knee surgery" The Multiple Ligament Injured Knee - A Practical Guide to Management, Second Edition. Editor: Gregory C. Fanelli, M.D. Springer-Verlag, New York, 2013, pages 323-330
  • Fanelli GC: "Selected case studies in the treatment of the multiple ligament injured knee" The Multiple Ligament Injured Knee - A Practical Guide to Management, Second Edition. Editor: Gregory C. Fanelli, M.D. Springer-Verlag, New York, 2013, pages 463-469
  • Edson CJ, Fanelli GC: "Postoperative rehabilitation of the multiple ligament injured knee" The Multiple Ligament Injured Knee - A Practical Guide to Management, Second Edition. Editor: Gregory C. Fanelli, M.D. Springer-Verlag, New York, 2013, pages 437-442
  • Cush GJ: "Drop Foot After Knee Dislocation: Evaluation and Treatment." In, The Multiple Ligament Injured Knee. A Practical Guide to Management. Second Edition. Springer-Verlag, New York, 2013

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