Shoulder
1. Identification of Risk Factors for Abnormal Postoperative Chemistry Labs after Primary Shoulder Arthroplasty

Alexis A. Williams; Eric H. Tischler; Daniel Sholder; Thema A. Nicholson; Mitchell G. Maltenfort; Charles Getz; Gerald Williams Jr; Surena Namdari

Volume 6, Issue 4 , July 2018, , Pages 282-288

Abstract
  Purpose Purpose The purpose of this study was to determine patient-specific risk factors and clinical intervention rates for abnormal postoperative Chem-7 panels in shoulder arthroplasty patients. Methods Retrospectively, all primary anatomic total (aTSA) and reverse shoulder (RTSA) arthroplasties ...  Read More

Shoulder
2. Multimodal Pain Management Protocol Versus Patient Controlled Narcotic Analgesia for Postoperative Pain Control after Shoulder Arthroplasty

Thema Nicholson; Mitchell Maltenfort; Charles Getz; Mark Lazarus; Gerald Williams; Surena Namdari

Volume 6, Issue 3 , May 2018, , Pages 196-202

Abstract
    Background: Our institution’s traditional pain management strategy after shoulder arthroplasty has involved the utilization of postoperative patient-controlled narcotic analgesia. More recently, we have implemented a protocol (TLC) that utilizes a multimodal approach. The purpose of this ...  Read More

Knee
3. Total Knee Arthroplasty in Patients with Retention of Prior Hardware Material: What is the Outcome?

Jorge Manrique; Mohammad Rasouli; Camilo Restrepo; Mitchell G. Maltenfort; Jonathan Beri; Jeffrey Oliver; Raj Patel; Javad Parvizi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 23-26

Abstract
  Background: There is an information gap in literature regarding postoperative outcome of total knee arthroplasty (TKA)in patients with hardware in-situ from the previous knee surgery. The present study aims to evaluate impact of retainedhardware on short-term outcome of TKA patients.Methods: Perioperative ...  Read More

Hand
4. An Assessment of Online Reviews of Hand Surgeons

William Kirpatrick; Jack Abboudi; Nayoung Kim; Juana Medina; Mitchell Maltenfort; Daniel Seigerman; Kevin Lutksy; Pedro K. Beredjiklian

Volume 5, Issue 3 , May 2017, , Pages 139-144

Abstract
   Background: The purpose of this study is to evaluate the number of reviews and scores for active members of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) in popular physician rating websites (Healthgrades.com and Vitals.com). Methods: A total of 433 ASSH active members were searched in two ...  Read More

5. Hardware Removal Due to Infection after Open Reduction and Internal Fixation: Trends and Predictors

Mohammad Rasouli; Jessica Viola; Mitchell Maltenfort; Alisina Shahi; Javad Parvizi; James Krieg

Volume 3, Issue 3 , July 2015, , Pages 184-192

Abstract
  Background:  Little is known about trends and predictors of hardware related infection following open reduction and internal fixation (ORIF) of extremity fractures, one of the major causes of failure following ORIF. The present study was designed and conducted to determine trends and predictors ...  Read More