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    • A pilot study of orthopaedic resident self-assessment using a milestones' survey just prior to milestones implementation. 

      Andolsek, Kathryn Marijoan; Bradley, KE (Int J Med Educ, 2016-01-11)
      OBJECTIVE: To pilot test if Orthopaedic Surgery residents could self-assess their performance using newly created milestones, as defined by the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education. METHODS: In June 2012, ...
    • Avascular necrosis in pediatric systemic lupus erythematosus: a brief report and review of the literature. 

      Gurion, R; Tangpricha, V; Yow, E; Schanberg, LE; McComsey, GA; Robinson, AB; Atherosclerosis Prevention in Pediatric Lupus Erythematosus Investigators (Pediatr Rheumatol Online J, 2015-04-23)
      UNLABELLED: Avascular necrosis (AVN) occurs in several chronic illnesses, including systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE), but can also occur in healthy children. There are multiple theories to explain why and how AVN occurs, ...
    • Cost-effectiveness analysis of the diagnosis of meniscus tears. 

      Bolognesi, Michael Paul; Cole, BJ; Garrett, WE; Hussey, K; Lassiter, T; Mather, Richard Charles III; Orlando, Lori Ann (Am J Sports Med, 2015-01)
      BACKGROUND: Diagnostic imaging represents the fastest growing segment of costs in the US health system. This study investigated the cost-effectiveness of alternative diagnostic approaches to meniscus tears of the knee, a ...
    • Implant healing in experimental animal models of diabetes. 

      Klitzman, Bruce; Le, NN; Levinson, H; Rose, MB (J Diabetes Sci Technol, 2011-05-01)
      Diabetes mellitus is becoming increasingly prevalent worldwide. Additionally, there is an increasing number of patients receiving implantable devices such as glucose sensors and orthopedic implants. Thus, it is likely that ...
    • Surgical Procedure Characteristics and Risk of Sharps-Related Blood and Body Fluid Exposure. 

      Dement, John M; Epling, C; Hunt, Debra; Lipscomb, HJ; Myers, DJ; Richardson, William J; Smith-Lovin, L (Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol, 2016-01)
      OBJECTIVE To use a unique multicomponent administrative data set assembled at a large academic teaching hospital to examine the risk of percutaneous blood and body fluid (BBF) exposures occurring in operating rooms. DESIGN ...