Vol 4, Winter 2013
Geriatric Fracture Patient Co-management, February 2013
Michael Weaver, MD Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA.
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Vol 4, Fall 2012
Healing Critical Defects in the Femur, December 2012
Christopher Evans, PhD, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA.
Vaida Glatt PhD, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland.
Vol 3, Summer 2012
Treating Injuries from the War Zone, August 2012
George Dyer, MD is a Hand and Upper Extremity surgeon at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA.
Trevor Owen, MD, is our graduating trauma fellow.
Vol 3, Spring 2012
Crush Injuries of the Forefoot, May 2012
John Kwon, MD is a Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle, and Trauma Surgeon at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA.
Vol 3, Winter 2012
Recovering from Injury, March 2012
David Ring, MD, PhD is a Orthopaedic Hand Surgeon at the Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA.
Vol 3, Fall 2011
Pediatric Supracondylar Fractures, December 2011
Samantha Spencer, MD Pediatric Orthopaedic Orthopaedic Surgeon, at The Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Vol 2, Summer 2011
Fractures of the Distal Humerus, August 2011
Jesse Jupiter, MD Hand & Upper Extremity Orthopaedic Surgeon, at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Vol 2, Spring 2011
Total Hip Arthroplasty for Femoral Neck fractures, June 2011
Michael Weaver, MD Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon, at Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Vol 2, Winter 2011
Intra-articular Distal Radius Fractures, March 2011
Brandon Earp, MD
Hand & Upper Extremity Surgeon, at Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Vol 2, Fall 2010
Femur Fractures Around Hip Implants, November 2010
David Lhowe, MD Orthopaedic Trauma Surgeon at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA.
Vol 1, Summer 2010
Mission To Haiti, January 2010
R Malcolm Smith, MD, FRCS, Chief of the Orthopedic Trauma Service at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
George Dyer, MD, Orthopaedic Surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Vol 1, Spring 2010
Evaluating the Cervical Spine
Mitch Harris, MD, is Chief of the Orthopedic Trauma Service, at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School. Here, Dr Harris shares a very useful algorithm for evaluating patients with trauma to the cervical spine.
Vol 1, Winter 2010
Delivering Allograft Bone Chips
George Dyer, MD, is an Orthopaedic Surgeon at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Instructor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School. Here, Dr Dyer shares a useful trick for simplifying the delivery of allograft bone chips to a small graft site.
Read web version of this article here.
Breaking News: As this issue went to press, our colleagues Dr George Dyer and Dr Malcolm Smith have gone to Haiti as part of Partner’s Healthcare relief efforts. Dr Dyer summarizes his activities in Haiti in an email. Dr Smith also provides an email dispatch. See related Grand Rounds Video here.
Vol 1, Fall 2009
Wiring Tibial Tubercle Fractures.
Mark S Vrahas, MD, Partners Chief of Orthopaedic Trauma, and Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at Harvard Medical School, describes a new way to fix tibial tubercle fractures. Dr Vrahas sees patients at the Brigham & Women’s Hospital, and the Massachusetts General Hospital.
Thank you for taking the time to read the first edition of Partners Orthopaedic Trauma Rounds. We hope these Rounds provide you with useful information that you can apply to your practice.
We plan to publish quarterly both on paper and here on our website. Each issue will feature an article authored by one of our Partners Orthopaedic Trauma faculty, whom you will be able to contact directly with your questions and feedback.
The Partners Orthopaedic Trauma Service is a combined clinical and academic entity which spans the campuses of the Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham & Women’s Hospital. This year, we celebrate our Tenth Anniversary. We could not have come this far without your support – our partners in the community.
In this new venture, we welcome your comments and suggestions for future topics.
Dr Mark Vrahas