Biomechanical Assessment of Locking Plate Fixation of Comminuted Proximal Olecranon Fractures

By |2020-07-31T12:24:23+00:00November 1st, 2018|

Biomechanical Assessment of Locking Plate Fixation of Comminuted Proximal Olecranon Fractures Publication: Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma Date: November 2018 Authors: Fantry A, Sobel A, Capito N, Hodax JD, Pidgeon T, Koruprolu S, Rich R, Fava JL, Green A, Paxton S Abstract OBJECTIVES: To determine if mean ultimate strength or failure mechanism differed between comminuted [...]

Biomechanical comparison between titanium and cobalt chromium rods used in a pedicle subtraction osteotomy model

By |2020-07-31T12:27:45+00:00March 1st, 2018|

Biomechanical Comparison Between Titanium and Cobalt Chromium Rods Used in a Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy Model Publication: Orthopedic Reviews Date: March 2018 Authors: Shah KN, Walker G, Koruprolu SC, Daniels AH Abstract Instrumentation failure is a common complication following complex spinal reconstruction and deformity correction. Rod fracture is the most frequent mode of hardware failure and [...]

Is distal locking of long nails for intertrochanteric fractures necessary? A clinical study

By |2020-07-27T14:21:37+00:00December 1st, 2014|

Publication: Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma Date: December 2014 Authors: Vopat BG, Kane PM, Truntzer J, McClure P, Paller D, Abbood E, Born C Link to Full Text Abstract BACKGROUND: Few clinical studies have examined the utility of distal interlocking nails when fixing intertrochanteric fractures with intramedullary devices. In this study we performed a [...]

Is distal locking of long nails for intertrochanteric fractures necessary? A clinical study

By |2020-07-27T14:26:43+00:00December 1st, 2014|

Authors: Bryan G. Vopat, MD,∗ Patrick M. Kane, MD, Jeremy Truntzer, MD, Philip McClure, MD, David Paller, MS, Emily Abbood, BS, and Christopher Born, MD Published: December 2014 Link to full text: Background Few clinical studies have examined the utility of distal interlocking nails when fixing intertrochanteric fractures with intramedullary devices. In this study we performed [...]

Effect of distal interlock fixation in stable intertrochanteric fractures

By |2020-07-27T16:15:55+00:00July 1st, 2013|

Publication: Orthopedics Date: July 2013 Authors: Kane PM, Vopat B, Paller D, Koruprolu S, Born CT Link to Full Text Abstract The objective of this study was to evaluate the torsion stiffness of locked and unlocked distal fixation of long cephalomedullary nail constructs, in both a fresh fracture and healed, stable intertrochanteric fracture model. Samples [...]