General Orthopedics
1. Is It “Fractured” or “Broken”? A Patient Survey Study to Assess Injury Comprehension after Orthopedic Trauma

Mohammad Ghorbanhoseini; Matthew D. Riedel; Tyler A. Gonzalez; Poopak Hafezi; John Y. Kwon

Volume 5, Issue 4 , July 2017, , Pages 235-242

Abstract
  the bone is “fractured” or “broken”. While orthopaedic surgeons consider these terms synonymous, patients appear tocomprehend the terms as having different meanings. Given the commonality of this frequently posed question, it may beimportant for providers to assess patients’ ...  Read More

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2. Gravity Reduction View: A Radiographic Technique for the Evaluation and Management of Weber B Fibula Fractures

Lauren k Ehrlichman; Tyler A Gonzalez; Alec A. Macaulay; Mohammad Ghorbanhoseini; John Y Kwon

Volume 5, Issue 2 , March 2017, , Pages 89-95

Abstract
  Background: While various radiographic parameters and application of manual/gravity stress have been proposed to elucidate instability for Weber B fibula fractures, the prognostic capability of these modalities remains unclear. Determination of anatomic positioning of the mortise is paramount. We propose ...  Read More

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3. Minimally Invasive Surgical Approach to Distal Fibula Fractures: A Technique Tip

Tyler A. Gonzalez; Bonnie Chien; Mohammad Ghorbanhoseini; John Y. Kwon

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2017, , Pages 39-45

Abstract
    Wound complications following ankle fracture surgery are a major concern. Through the use of minimally invasive surgical techniques some of these complications can be mitigated. Recent investigations have reported on percutaneous fixation of distal fibula fractures demonstrating similar radiographic ...  Read More

4. Operating Room Time Savings with the Use of Splint Packs: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Tyler Gonzalez; Eric Bluman; David Palms; Jeremy Smith; Christopher Chiodo

Volume 4, Issue 1 , January 2016, , Pages 10-15

Abstract
   Background: The most expensive variable in the operating room (OR) is time. Lean Process Management is being used in the medical field to improve efficiency in the OR. Streamlining individual processes within the OR is crucial to a comprehensive time saving and cost-cutting health care strategy. ...  Read More