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Mount Carmel Orthopedic residents and faculty are active in research in a variety of specialties. A strong commitment to continuing education and research is demonstrated by their numerous publications.

Residents are noted in bold; Faculty are noted in bold + italics.


Surg Technol Int
ID: 28182821
Title: Intrawound Vancomycin Powder Reduces Early Prosthetic Joint Infections in Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty.
Authors: Otte, Jeffrey E JE; Politi, Joel R JR; Chambers, Bryan B; Smith, Craig A CA


Local Reg Anesth
ID: 29760560
2018 May 03
Title: Spinal anesthesia instead of general anesthesia for infants undergoing tendon Achilles lengthening.
Authors: AlSuhebani, Mohammad M; Martin, David P DP; Relland, Lance M LM; Bhalla, Tarun T; Beebe, Allan C AC; Whitaker, Amanda T AT; Samora, Walter W; Tobias, Joseph D JD


ID: 28241086
2017 February 28
Title: The Anatomy of the Medial Patellofemoral Ligament.
Authors: Trinh, Thai Q TQ; Ferrel, Jason R JR; Bentley, Jared C JC; Steensen, Robert N RN


Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc
ID: 28315921
2017 March 18
Title: Quality assessment of radiological measurements of trochlear dysplasia; a literature review.
Authors: Paiva, Mathias M; Blønd, Lars L; Hölmich, Per P; Steensen, Robert N RN; Diederichs, Gerd G; Feller, Julian A JA; Barfod, Kristoffer Weisskirchner KW


Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med
ID: 29679209
Title: Quadriceps Tendon Autograft Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Reconstruction.
Authors: Fink, Christian C; Steensen, Robert R; Gföller, Peter P; Lawton, Robert R


J Surg Orthop Adv
ID: 29130881
Title: Distal Radius Skyline View: How to Prevent Dorsal Cortical Penetration.
Authors: Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Malarkey, Andy R AR; Eschbaugh, Ryan L RL; Gentile, John J


JBJS Case Connect
ID: 29286968
Title: Arthroscopically Assisted Reduction and Internal Fixation of a Displaced Posterior Glenoid Fracture: A Case Report.
Authors: Goss, David A DA; Persinger, Freddie F; Triplet, Jacob J JJ; Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Long, Nathaniel N


JBJS Case Connect
ID: 29252879
Title: Spontaneous Compartment Syndrome in a Patient with McArdle Disease: A Case Report and Review of the Literature.
Authors: Triplet, Jacob J JJ; Goss, David A DA; Taylor, Benjamin B


Reg Anesth Pain Med
ID: 29377866
Title: Dexamethasone as an Adjuvant to Femoral Nerve Block in Children and Adolescents Undergoing Knee Arthroscopy: A Prospective, Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Trial.
Authors: Veneziano, Giorgio G; Martin, David P DP; Beltran, Ralph R; Barry, NʼDiris N; Tumin, Dmitry D; Burrier, Candice C; Klingele, Kevin K; Bhalla, Tarun T; Tobias, Joseph D JD


J Pediatr Orthop
ID: 29227371
Title: A Quality Improvement Initiative Reduces Cast Complications in a Pediatric Hospital.
Authors: Balch Samora, Julie J; Samora, Walter P WP; Dolan, Kevin K; Klingele, Kevin E KE


J Pediatr Orthop
ID: 26866640
Title: Treatment of Unstable Slipped Capital Epiphysis Via the Modified Dunn Procedure.
Authors: Persinger, Freddie F; Davis, Richard L RL; Samora, Walter P WP; Klingele, Kevin E KE


J Pain Res
ID: 28919813
2017 September 04
Title: A prospective, double-blinded, randomized comparison of ultrasound-guided femoral nerve block with lateral femoral cutaneous nerve block versus standard anesthetic management for pain control during and after traumatic femur fracture repair in the pediatric population.
Authors: Elsey, Nicole M NM; Tobias, Joseph D JD; Klingele, Kevin E KE; Beltran, Ralph J RJ; Bhalla, Tarun T; Martin, David D; Veneziano, Giorgio G; Rice, Julie J; Tumin, Dmitry D


J Hand Surg Am
ID: 29934079
2018 June 19
Title: Treatment of Madelung Deformity With Vicker Ligament Release and Radial Physiolyses: A Case Series.
Authors: Otte, Jeffrey E JE; Popp, James E JE; Samora, Julie Balch JB


Orthop J Sports Med
ID: 29318179
2018 January 03
Title: Preoperative Ultrasonography Is Unreliable in Predicting Hamstring Tendon Graft Diameter for ACL Reconstruction.
Authors: Momaya, Amit M AM; Beicker, Clint C; Siffri, Paul P; Kissenberth, Michael J MJ; Backes, Jeffrey J; Bailey, Lane L; Rulewicz, Gabriel J GJ; Mercuri, Jennifer M JM; Shealy, E Carlisle EC; Tokish, John M JM; Thigpen, Charles A CA


Iowa Orthop J
ID: 28852335
Title: Proximal Humerus Fracture-Dislocation with Laceration of the Axillary Artery: A Case Report.
Authors: Cotman, Steven J SJ; Trinh, Thai Q TQ; Vincent, Stephen S; Backes, Jeffrey R JR


J Shoulder Elbow Surg
ID: 29444755
2018 February 12
Title: Preventing infection in shoulder surgery.
Authors: Clark, Jason J C JJC; Abildgaard, Jeffrey T JT; Backes, Jeffrey J; Hawkins, Richard J RJ


J Extra Corpor Techno
lID: 27994257
Title: Changes in Cerebral Oxygenation during Transfusion Therapy.
Authors: Hakim, Mumin M; Tumin, Dmitry D; Martin, David P DP; Samora, Walter W; Beebe, Allan C AC; Klamar, Jan E JE; Hodge, Ashley B AB; Tobias, Joseph D JD


ID: 27459140
2016 July 27
Title: Pediatric Diaphyseal Femur Fractures: Submuscular Plating Compared With Intramedullary Nailing.
Authors: Sutphen, Sean A SA; Mendoza, Juan D JD; Mundy, Andrew C AC; Yang, Jingzhen G JG; Beebe, Allan C AC; Samora, Walter P WP; Klingele, Kevin E KE


J Pediatr Orthop
ID: 25929774
Title: Traumatic, Posterior Pediatric Hip Dislocations With Associated Posterior Labrum Osteochondral Avulsion: Recognizing the Acetabular "Fleck" Sign.
Authors: Blanchard, Christopher C; Kushare, Indranil I; Boyles, Aaron A; Mundy, Andrew A; Beebe, Allan C AC; Klingele, Kevin E KE


J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther
ID: 27713677
Title: Intraoperative Anaphylactic Reaction: Is it the Floseal?
Authors: Bordes, Brianne B; Martin, David D; Schloss, Brian B; Beebe, Allan A; Samora, Walter W; Klamar, Jan J; Stukus, David D; Tobias, Joseph D JD


ID: 28062098
2016 December 28
Title: Midshaft clavicle fractures with associated ipsilateral acromioclavicular joint dislocations: Incidence and risk factors.
Authors: Ottomeyer, Christina C; Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Isaacson, Mark M; Martinez, Lara L; Ebaugh, Pierce P; French, Bruce G BG


ID: 27912931
2016 November 27
Title: Consensus statement: Surgical stabilization of rib fractures rib fracture colloquium clinical practice guidelines.
Authors: Pieracci, Fredric M FM; Majercik, Sarah S; Ali-Osman, Francis F; Ang, Darwin D; Doben, Andrew A; Edwards, John G JG; French, Bruce B; Gasparri, Mario M; Marasco, Silvana S; Minshall, Christian C; Sarani, Babak B; Tisol, William W; VanBoerum, Don H DH; White, Thomas W TW


J Am Acad Orthop Surg
ID: 27355282
Title: Clinical Outcomes of Surgical Stabilization of Flail Chest Injury.
Authors: Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Fowler, T Ty TT; French, Bruce G BG; Dominguez, Neysa N


Bull Hosp Jt Dis (2013)
ID: 28214457
Title: Operative Fixation of Rib Fractures Indications, Techniques, and Outcomes.
Authors: Galos, David D; Taylor, Benjamin B; McLaurin, Toni T


J Surg Orthop Adv
ID: 27518299
Title: Obtaining Volar Tilt in Distal Radius Fixation: Use of a Screw as a Proximal Post.
Authors: Watson, B Collier BC; Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Madsen, Adam A; Persinger, Freddie D FD; Malarkey, Andy R AR


Iowa Orthop J
ID: 27528840
Title: Primary Retrograde Tibiotalocalcaneal Nailing For Fragility Ankle Fractures.
Authors: Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Hansen, Dane C DC; Harrison, Ryan R; Lucas, Douglas E DE; Degenova, Daniel D


Am J Sports Med
ID: 28171736
2017 February 07
Title: Epidemiological Patterns of Initial and Subsequent Injuries in Collegiate Football Athletes.
Authors: Williams, Jacob Z JZ; Singichetti, Bhavna B; Li, Hongmei H; Xiang, Henry H; Klingele, Kevin E KE; Yang, Jingzhen J


Clin Orthop Relat Res
ID: 27650993
Title: Iatrogenic Hip Instability Is a Devastating Complication After the Modified Dunn Procedure for Severe Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.
Authors: Upasani, Vidyadhar V VV; Birke, Oliver O; Klingele, Kevin E KE; Millis, Michael B MB


J Pediatr Orthop
ID: 28328562
2017 March 21
Title: Treatment of Unstable Versus Stable Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Using the Modified Dunn Procedure.
Authors: Davis, Richard L RL; Samora, Walter P WP; Persinger, Freddie F; Klingele, Kevin E KE


J Pediatr Orthop
ID: 26090968
Title: Incidence of Hip Dysplasia Associated With Bladder Exstrophy.
Authors: Mundy, Andrew A; Kushare, Indranil I; Jayanthi, Venkata R VR; Samora, Walter P WP; Klingele, Kevin E KE


Sports Med Arthrosc Rev
ID: 27811516
Title: Ankle Injuries in the Pediatric Athlete.
Authors: Erickson, John B JB; Samora, Walter P WP; Klingele, Kevin E KE


J Pain Res
ID: 27920573
2016 November 18
Title: Femoral nerve blockade using various concentrations of local anesthetic for knee arthroscopy in the pediatric population.
Authors: Veneziano, Giorgio G; Tripi, Jennifer J; Tumin, Dmitry D; Hakim, Mumin M; Martin, David D; Beltran, Ralph R; Klingele, Kevin K; Bhalla, Tarun T; Tobias, Joseph D JD


J Pain Res
ID: 27920572
2016 November 18
Title: Home peripheral nerve catheters: the first 24 months of experience at a children's hospital.
Authors: Gable, Andrew A; Burrier, Candice C; Stevens, Jenna J; Wrona, Sharon S; Klingele, Kevin K; Bhalla, Tarun T; Martin, David P DP; Veneziano, Giorgio G; Tobias, Joseph D JD


J Pediatr Ortho
ID: 26327400
Title: Intercondylar Roof Inclination Angle: Is It a Risk Factor for ACL Tears or Tibial Spine Fractures?
Authors: Samora, Walter W; Beran, Matthew C MC; Parikh, Shital N SN


ID: 27841925
2016 November 14
Title: Completed Ulnar Shaft Stress Fracture in a Fast-Pitch Softball Pitcher.
Authors: Wiltfong, Roger E RE; Carruthers, Katherine H KH; Popp, James E JE


ID: 27203417
2016 May 20
Title: Failure of a Unipolar Radial Head Prosthesis Due to Component Dissociation.
Authors: Wiltfong, Roger E RE; Wurapa, Raymond K RK; Cassandra, James C JC


Arthrosc Tech
ID: 28149732
2016 November 21
Title: Arthroscopic Reduction and Balloon Humeroplasty in the Treatment of Acute Hill-Sachs Lesions.
Authors: Ratner, Drew D; Backes, Jeffrey J; Tokish, John M JM


J Pediatr Orthop
ID: 27078229
Title: Bridge Plating Length-Unstable Pediatric Femoral Shaft Fractures.
Authors: Sutphen, Sean A SA; Beebe, Allan C AC; Klingele, Kevin E KE


J Pediatr Orthop
ID: 25985367
Title: Percutaneous Doxycycline Treatment of Juxtaphyseal Aneurysmal Bone Cysts.
Authors: Shiels, William E WE; Beebe, Allan C AC; Mayerson, Joel L JL


Orthop Surg
ID: 26792105
Title: Utilization of Orthopaedic Trauma Surgical Time: An Evaluation of Three Different Models at a Level I Pediatric Trauma Center.
Authors: Beebe, Allan C AC; Arnott, Lindsay L; Klamar, Jan E JE; Kean, John R JR; Klingele, Kevin E KE; Samora, Walter P


J Orthop Res
ID: 26331373
2015 September 15
Title: Computational analysis of factors contributing to patellar dislocation.
Authors: Fitzpatrick, Clare K CK; Steensen, Robert N RN; Tumuluri, Aruna A; Trinh, Thai T; Bentley, Jared J; Rullkoetter, Paul J PJ


ID: 26140035
2015 March 10
Title: Clinical Comparison of Minifragment Plates Versus Conventional Semitubular Plates for Fixation of Distal Fibula Fractures.
Authors: Gentile, John J; Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Chan, Raymond R; French, Bruce B


J Am Acad Orthop Surg
ID: 26881327
Title: Osteomyoplastic Transtibial Amputation: The Ertl Technique.
Authors: Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Poka, Attila A


J Surg Orthop Adv
ID: 27082882
Title: Biomechanical Evaluation of 6.5-mm Cannulated Screws.
Authors: Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Litsky, Alan S AS; Pugh, Kevin J KJ; Fowler, T Ty TT


ID: 26477346
2015 October 08
Title: Necessity for fibular fixation associated with distal tibia fractures.
Authors: Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Hartley, Brandi R BR; Formaini, Nathan N; Bramwell, Thomas J TJ


J Orthop Trauma
ID: 25875174
Title: Treatment of Bone Loss With the Induced Membrane Technique: Techniques and Outcomes.
Authors: Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Hancock, Jonathan J; Zitzke, Ryan R; Castaneda, Joaquin J


J Orthop Trauma
ID: 25635359
Title: Retrograde Versus Antegrade Femoral Bone Graft Harvesting Using the Reamer-Irrigator-Aspirator.
Authors: Davis, Richard L RL; Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Johnson, Nathan N; Ferrel, Jason R JR; Castaneda, Joaquin J


ID: 26270758
Title: Optimal Management of High-Energy Pilon Fractures.
Authors: Chan, Raymond R; Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Gentile, John J


ID: 26140035
2015 March 10
Title: Clinical Comparison of Minifragment Plates Versus Conventional Semitubular Plates for Fixation of Distal Fibula Fractures.
Authors: Gentile, John J; Taylor, Benjamin C BC; Chan, Raymond R; French, Bruce B


J Pediatr Orthop
ID: 27078229
Title: Bridge Plating Length-Unstable Pediatric Femoral Shaft Fractures.
Authors: Sutphen, Sean A SA; Beebe, Allan C AC; Klingele, Kevin E KE


Sports (Basel)
ID: 29910272
2016 April 15
Title: Radiographic Assessment of Anatomic Risk Factors Associated with Acute, Lateral Patellar Dislocation in the Immature Knee.
Authors: Trinh, Thai T; Mundy, Andrew A; Beran, Matthew M; Klingele, Kevin K


Pediatr Radiol
ID: 26381426
2015 September 17
Title: Standardization of patellofemoral morphology in the pediatric knee.
Authors: Mundy, Andrew A; Ravindra, Amy A; Yang, Jingzhen J; Adler, Brent H BH; Klingele, Kevin E KE


J Pediatr Orthop B
ID: 26110218
Title: Acute, unstable slipped capital femoral epiphysis with associated congenital coxa vara.
Authors: Kushare, Indranil I; Wiltfong, Roger E RE; Klingele, Kevin E KE


Orthop Clin North Am
ID: 26410641
2015 August 06
Title: Discoid Meniscus: Diagnosis and Management.
Authors: Kushare, Indranil I; Klingele, Kevin K; Samora, Walter W


ID: 26375536
Title: Septic Arthritis in Infants Younger Than 3 Months: A Retrospective Review.
Authors: Bono, Kenneth T KT; Samora, Julie Balch JB; Klingele, Kevin E KE


J Pediatr Orthop
ID: 25290254
Title: Prevalence of Bilateral JOCD of the Knee and Associated Risk Factors.
Authors: Cooper, Trenton T; Boyles, Aaron A; Samora, Walter P WP; Klingele, Kevin E KE              


ID: 26652329
Title: Short-term Outcomes of Femoral Neck Fractures Treated With Hemiarthroplasty Using the Anterior Approach.
Authors: Trinh, Thai Q TQ; Ferrel, Jason R JR; Pulley, Benjamin R BR; Fowler, T Ty TT


J Hand Surg Am
ID: 26026356
2015 May 28
Title: Force in the Scapholunate Interosseous Ligament During Active Wrist Motion.
Authors: Dimitris, Craig C; Werner, Frederick W FW; Joyce, Donald A DA; Harley, Brian J BJ


Formaini N., Taylor BC, Backes J, Bramwell TJ. Superior versus anteroinferior plating of clavicle fractures. Orthopedics. 2013 Jul;36(7):e898-904. doi: 10.3928/01477447-20130624-20. PMID 23823047

Backes JR, Bentley JC, Politi JR, Chambers BT. Arthroplasty. 2013 Sep;28(8 Suppl):11-7. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2013.05.041. Epub 2013 Aug 9.Dexamethasone reduces length of hospitalization and improves postoperative pain and nausea after total joint arthroplasty: a prospective, randomized controlled trial. PMID 23937923

Samora JB1, Klingele KE, Beebe AC, Kean JR, Klamar J, Beran MC, Willis LM, Yin H, Samora WP. Is there still a place for cast wedging in pediatric forearm fractures? J Pediatr Orthop. 2014 Apr-May;34(3):246-52. PMID 24045589

Bowden SA, Patel HP, Beebe A, McBride KL. Successful Medical Therapy for Hypophosphatemic Rickets due to Mitochondrial Complex I Deficiency Induced de Toni-Debré-Fanconi Syndrome. Case Rep Pediatr. 2013;2013:354314. doi: 10.1155/2013/354314. Epub 2013 Dec 10. PMID 24386581

Taylor BC, Mehta S, Castaneda J, French BG, Blanchard C. Plating of patella fractures: techniques and outcomes. J Orthop Trauma. 2014 Sep;28(9):e231-5. PMID 24343252

Fowler TT, Bishop JA, Bellino MJ. The posterior approach to pelvic ring injuries: A technique for minimizing soft tissue complications. Injury. 2013 Dec;44(12):1780-6. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2013.08.005. Epub 2013 Aug 14. PMID 24011422

Taylor BC, French BG, Fowler TT. Surgical approaches for rib fracture fixation. J Orthop Trauma.2013 Jul;27(7):e168-73. PMID 23287754.

Taylor BC, French BG. Successful treatment of a recalcitrant pleural effusion with rib fracture fixation. HSS J. 2013 Feb;9(1):96-9. doi: 10.1007/s11420-012-9282-z. Epub 2012 Nov 9. PMID 24426851.

Horn P, Badowski E, Klingele K. Orthopaedic clinical care model in a pediatric orthopaedic setting: outcomes of a 1: 1 model--orthopaedic surgeon and nurse practitioner. Orthop Nurs. 2014 May-Jun;33(3):142-6; quiz 147-8. PMID 24845838.

Schloss B, Bhalla T, Klingele K, Phillips D, Prestwich B, Tobias JD. A retrospective review of femoral nerve block for postoperative analgesia after knee surgery in the pediatric population. J Pediatr Orthop.

Backes JR, Durbin TC, Bentley JC, Klingele KE. Multifocal juvenile osteochondritis dissecans of the knee: a case series. J Pediatr Orthop. 2014 Jun;34(4):453-8. PMID 24248591.

Samora WP, Guerriero M, Willis L, Klingele KE. Submuscular bridge plating for length-unstable, pediatric femur fractures. J Pediatr Orthop. 2013 Dec;33(8):797-802. PMID 24018634.

Madsen AA, Taylor BC, Dimitris C, Hansen DC, Steensen RA, Gaines ST. Safety of bilateral total knee arthroplasty in morbidly obese patients. Orthopedics. 2014 Mar;37(3):e252-9. PMID 24762152.


Backes JR, Wiltfong RE, Steensen RN: Medical collateral ligament recession for chronic medical knee laxity.J Knee Surg.2013 Jun;25(3):179-83. doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1327451. Epub 2012 Oct 11.

Fowler RR, Taylor BC, Fankhauser RA: Recurrent low-energy intrathoracic dislocation of the scapula. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 2013 Jan;42(1):E1-4.

Klingele KE, Stepehns S: Management of ACL elongation in the surgical treatment of congenital knee dislocation. Orthopedics. 2012 Jul 1;35(7):e1094-8. doi: 10.3928/01477447-20120621-29.

2014 Jun;34(4):459-61. PMID 24172670.

Beran MC, Samora WP, Klingele KE: Weight-bearing osteochondral lesions of the lateral femoral condyle following patellar dislocation in adolescent athletes. Orthopedics. 2012 Jul 1:35(7):e1033-7. doi:10.3928/01477447-20120621-16.

Taylor BC, Poka A: Definitive treatment of bilateral acetabular and pelvic ring injuries using external fixation. Iowa Orthop. J. 2012;32:220-3.

Formani N, Taylor BC, Backes JR, Bramwell TJ: Suprior versus anteroinferior plating of clavicle fractures. Orthopedics. 2013 Jul;36(7):e898-904. doi: 10.3928/014774477-20130624-20.

Kako H, Martin DP, Cartabuke R, Beebe AC, Klamar J, Tobias JD: Perioperative management of a patient with Rett syndrome. Int J Clin Exp Med. 2013 May 22;6(5):393-403. Print 2013.

Dewhirst E, Corridore M, Klamar J, Beebe AC, Rice J, Barry N, Tobias JD: Accuracy of the CNAP monitor, a noninvasive continuous blood pressure device, in providing beat-to-beat blood pressure readings in the prone position. J Clin Anesth.2013 Jun;25(4):309-13. doi: 10/1016/j.jclinane.2013.01.010. Epub 2013 May 17.

Tancevski A, Bono K, Willis L, Klingele KE: Necrotizing fascitis in a pediatric orthopedic population. Orthopedics. 2013 Jun;36(6):e741-5. doi: 10.3928/01477447-20130523-18.


Taylor, BC, French, BG, Fowler, TT, Russell, J and Poka, A: Induced Membrane Technique for Reconstruction To Manage Bone Loss. JAAOS, Vol 20, No 3:142-150, March, 2012.

Bentley, J, McMullan, J, Hinckley, W, Davis, T, Fermann, G, Gunderman, M, Ward Hart, K, Knight, W, Lindsell, C, Miller, C, Shackleford, A, Gibler, B: Ground Emergency Medical Services Requests for Helicopter Transfer of ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction Patients Decrease Medical Contact to Balloon times in Rural and Suburban Settings. Academic Emergency Medicine, February 2012 Vol. 19 No. 2.


Taylor, BC, Poka, A: Osteomyoplastic transtibial amputation: technique and tips. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research. Accepted for publication March 7, 2011.

Stephens, Scott and Politi, Joel: Repair of Medial Collateral Ligament Injury During Total Knee Arthroplasty. ORTHOPEDICS. Accepted for publication October 12, 2011.

Clayton, M, co-author: Determing the Isometric Point of the Knee. Accepted for publication by The Journal of Knee Surgery, September, 2011.

Dimitris,C, Taylor, BC, Mowbray, JG, Gaines, ST and Steensen, RN: Perioperative Safety of Two-team Simultaneous Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty. Accepted for publication by Orthopedics in August, 2011.

Taylor, BC, Dimitris, C, Tancevski, A and Tran, JL: Gluteal Compartment Syndrome and Superior Gluteal Artery Injury as a Result of Simple Hip Dislocation. Iowa Orthop J, 31:181-186, 2011.

Taylor, Benjamin C, MD, T Ty Fowler, MD and Craig Dimitris, MD: Achieving Educational Excellence: A Strategic Initiative to Enhance Orthopedic Resident Academic Performance. J Surg Education. May, 2011: 68(3), 162-166.

Taylor, Benjamin C., MD and T Ty Fowler, MD: Analysis of the Trauma Section of the Orthopaedic In-Training Examination. Orthopedics. July, 2011; 34(7):261.

Wiltfong, R, Taylor, BC, Steensen, RN: Lower extremity bypass graft occlusion after intramedullary fixation of intertrochanteric hip fracture on a fracture table. Orthopedics, 2011 May 18; 34(5): 395

Stephens, S.: Evaluation of Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty Incision Closure with the Use of Continuous Bidirectional Barbed Suture. Accepted for publication by Surgical Technology International on March 18, 2011. Final publication pending.

Fowler, T. Ty, Pugh, Kevin J.,Litsky, Alan, Taylor, Benjamin J. and French, Bruce G.: Medial Malleolar Fractures: A Biomechanical Study of Fixation Techniques. Orthopedics, Volume 34, Number 8:e349-e355, August 2011.


Clayton M, Taylor BC, Backes J. Diabetic neuroarthropathy of the shoulder. Orthopedics. 2010;33(8). Available at : [Accessed August 17, 2010].

Hamilton, WG, McAuley, JP, Dennis, DA, Murphy, JA, Blumenfield and Politi, J: THA with Delta ceramic on ceramic: results of a multicenter investigational device exemption trail. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 468(2):358-66, February, 2010.

Backes, J., Taylor, B. and Fowler, T.: Septic Knee Induced Deep Venous Thrombosis in a Young Adult. Orthopedics, 33(10), October 11, 2010.

Thiel E, Feibel J, Chorey PAC, Gorsline R, (2010) Bipartite Talus: A Case Report. The American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society, Vol. 31, No 6.

Czaplicki, A., Politi, J. and Chambers, B.: Evaluation of Postoperative Fever and Leukocytosis in Patients after Total Hip and Knee Arthrplasty. The Journal of Arthroplasty (in press as of August 3, 2010).

Wurapa K, Bickel B, Mayerson J, Mowbray J, June 2010 Metastatic Esophageal Adenocarcinoma of the Carpus. The American Journal of Orthopedics.

Fowler, T., & Taylor, B.C. Timing of closure in open fractures: A review. University of Pennsylvania Orthopedic Journal. Volume 20, Pg 19-22, May, 2010.

Taylor, B.C., Dimitris, C., Steensen, R., Gaines, S., & Mowbray, J.: Perioperative safety of bilateral simultaneous total knee arthroplasty in the obese patient. J Orthop Surg Res, June, 2010: 17;5;38.

Craig F. Shank, MD, Eric J. Thiel, MD, and Kevin E. Klingele, MD, (2010) Valgus Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis: Prevalence, Presentation, and Treatment Options, Journal of Pediatric Orthopedics, Vol 30, Number 2, March 2010.

Dimitris K, Taylor B, Steensen R. Excursion of Saw Blades During total Knee Arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty, January 2010, Volume 25, Issue 1, p158-160.


Taylor, B. C., Kean, J., & Paloski, M. (2009). Distal focal femoral deficiency. Journal Of Pediatric Orthopedics, 29(6), 576-580.

Dimitris, K., Taylor, B.C., & Steensen, R. (2010). Excursion of oscillating saw blades in total knee arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty, 25, 158-160. Epub July 2009

Horn, P. L. and Beebe, A. C.: Lawn Mower Injuries in Pediatric Patients. J Trauma Nurs, 16(3): 136-141. July-September, 2009.

Taylor, B., Fankhauser, R. A., & Fowler, T. (2009). Financial impact of a capitation matrix system on total knee and total hip arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty, 24(5), 783-788. doi:10.1016/j.arth.2008.03.005

Taylor, B. C., Tancev, A., & Fowler, T. (2009). Bilateral patellar tendon rupture at different sites without predisposing systemic disease or steroid use. The Iowa Orthopaedic Journal, 29, 100-104.

Brent Bickel, David B. Shapiro, Michael W. Keith, and Harry A. Hoyen, (2009).

The Management of Extensor Tendon Injuries, Hand and Upper Extremity Reconstruction, ISBN: 978-0-7020-2916-5, Saunders Elsevier.


Adamany, D. C., Politi, J. R., & Hauser, W. H. (2008). S-ROM hip prosthesis: 10- to 14-year results. Orthopedics, 31(3), 220.

Bickel, B. A., Fowler, T. T., Mowbray, J. G., Adler, B., Klingele, K., & Phillips, G. (2008). Preoperative magnetic resonance imaging cross-sectional area for the measurement of hamstring autograft diameter for reconstruction of the adolescent anterior cruciate ligament. Arthroscopy, 24(12), 1336-1341. doi:10.1016/j.arthro.2008.07.012

Chambers, B., Fankhauser, R. A., & Howard, M. (2008). Bacterial growth on articulating spacers: an in vitro study. Orthopedics, 31(3), 221.

Dimitris, K. D., Taylor, B. C., & Fankhauser, R. A. (2008). Resident work-week regulations: Historical review and modern perspectives. Journal Of Surgical Education, 65(4), 290-296.

Dopirak, R., Adamany, D., Bickel, B., & Steensen, R. (2008). Reconstruction of the medial patellofemoral ligament using a quadriceps tendon graft: a case series. Orthopedics, 31(3), 217.

Dopirak, R. M., Steensen, R. N., & Maurus, P. B. (2008). The medial patellofemoral ligament. Orthopedics, 31(4), 331-338.

Pittner DE, Klingele KE, Beebe AC (2008). Treatment of clubfoot with the Ponseti method: a comparison of casting materials. J Pediatr Orthop. (2):250-3.PMID: 18388724 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

Benjamin Taylor, Richard A. Fankhauser, Ty Fowler (August 2009). Financial Impact of a Capitation Matrix System on Total Knee and Total Hip Arthroplasty, The Journal of Arthroplasty, (Vol. 24, Issue 5, Pages 783-788)

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Ryan Dopirak, MD; Damon Adamany, MD; Brent Bickel, MD; Robert Steensen, MD, (2008). Reconstruction of the Medial Patellofemoral Ligament Quadriceps Tendon Grant: A Case Series, Orthopedics; 31:217

Bryan Chambers, MD, Richard A. Fankhauser, MD, Michael Howard, MD, (2008). Bacterial Growth on Articulating Spacers: An In Vitro Study, Orthopedics; 31:221

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