Research

Dr. Mark Galland

Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Knee After Ipsilateral Femur Fracture. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, Sept 2002.
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Complications and Pitfalls in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Revision Reconstruction. Knee Surgery: Complications, Pitfalls, and Salvage.
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Dr. Cary Idler

OSNC currently is a test site for a new computer assisted pedical screw navigation system from Nuvasive Neurovision M5.

Risk Factors for Post-Operative Infection in Spinal Surgery and Relative Risk Analysis. Pub Pending

Accuracy of Percutaneous Lumbar Pedicle Screw Placement Using the Oblique or “Owl’s eye” View.  Podium presentation Society for Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery. Henderson, Nevada, Nov 14th 2008. Pub Pending

Analysis of Risk Factors Associated with Post-Operative Acute Myocardial Infarction in Spine Surgery. Poster AAOS, CSRS Pub Pending

Delayed Dressing Change Does Not Lead to Increased Infection Rate in Spinal surgery.  E-Poster – IMAST Hong Kong, 7/08, Submitted to Spine. AAOS poster. 2009

Use of BMP-2 in Posterior Cervical Fusion.  Poster @ Spineweek Geneva, Switzerland,  5/08. E-Poster – IMAST Hong Kong, 7/08. Pub Submitted to Spine.

Book Chapter: Motion Sparing Technologies of the Spine

X STOP Interspinous Process Decompression for Lumbar Spinal Stenosis. Lippincott, 11/07

A novel technique of intra-spinous process injection of PMMA to augment the strength of an inter-spinous process device such as the X STOP. 

  1. AANS poster presentation  April/07
  2. ISSLS (International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine) May, 2007 Hong Kong, China Poster Presentation.
  3. Published Spine  2/08
  4. Western Orthopaedic Association Podium Presentation and Resident research paper award. 11/12/06
Distal Biceps Tendon Repair – A Biomechanical Comparison of Intact Tendon with Two Repair Techniques.
  1. J of Sports Medicine (6/06)
  2. Western Orthopaedic Association Poster and Podium Presentation  9/04
  3. St Mary’s Medical Center Grand Rounds. 6/05
Long term X STOP Interspinous Process Decompression follow-up comparing pre- and post-operative MRI canal and foramen area.
  1. Submitted to Spine
  2. NASS podium presentation Oct , 08

Long term degenerative changes in segments adjacent to X STOP decompression

  1. Submitted to Spine

Correlation between change in disk heights and outcomes in lumbar disk arthroplasty

  1. Work in progress

Kenneth Kirby, DPT, CSCS*D

Assessment of the Importance of glenohumeral peripheral mechanics by practicing physiotherapists. Physiotherapists Research International
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