Annual Meeting

2013 Annual Meeting

October 17-19, 2013 • Thursday through Sunday
Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina • San Diego, CA


  • Either Oral or Poster

    • EPO1
      Ankle Fragility Fractures treated with Primary Retrograde Tibiotalocalcaneal Nail: Early clinical and radiographic outcomes
      Dane C. Hansen, DO

    • EPO2
      Tranexamic Acid Reduces Postoperative Orthostatic Events After Hip and Knee Arthroplasty
      T. Andrew Ehmke, DO

    • EPO3
      Complications Leading to Surgical Internvention Following ORIF of Clavicle Fractures: A comparison between plate and intramedullary fixation
      John A. LeBlanc, DO

    • EPO4
      Systematic Avascular Necrosis Following Steroid Administration for Acute Graft Versus Host Disease in a Post-Bone Marrow Transplant Adolescent: A case review
      Nathan Howlett, M.SC

    • EPO5
      Bilateral Distal Biceps Tendon Ruptures with Heterotopic Ossification following the Endobutton Repair
      Andy R. Malarkey, DO

    • EPO6
      Mini-Open Cubital Tunnel Release: The Bamberger-Howard Method
      Ryan Eschbaugh, DO

    • EPO7
      A Challenging Case of Limb Salvage Requiring a Combination of Composite Fixation and Masquelet Technique to Overcome Signficant Segmental Bone Loss
      Christopher Blair, DO

    • EPO8
      Headed Compression Screw Fixation for Calcaneal Displacement Osteotomies: A Retrospective Review of Post-Operative Plantar Heel Pain
      Douglas E. Lucas, DO

    • EPO9
      Comparison of Outcomes of Robotic and Manually Implanted Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty
      Dane C. Hansen, DO

    • EPO10
      Quality of Life Outcomes with Minimally Invasive Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion: A long term prospective analysis of 304 consecutive patients
      Robert A. Collins, DO

    • EPO11
      Midcarpal Impingement: A cause of ulnar sided wrist pain in batters
      Jason R. Spangler, DO

    • EPO12
      Septic Arthritis in Intravenous Drug Abusers: A historical Comparison
      Todd C. Peterson, DO

    • EPO13
      Effect of First Tarsometatarsal Drill Angles on Lisfranc Joint Complex Aperture during Open Reduction Internal Fixation
      Christina Pantazopoulos, DO

    • EPO14
      Para-Patellar Plating for Comminuted Fractures
      Benjamin Maxson, DO

    • EPO15
      Distal Peripheral Neuropathy after Open and Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery: An under-recognized complication
      Benjamin G. Thomasson, DO

    • EPO16
      Acute Treatment of Traumatic Open Knee Dislocation: A case series
      Matthew A. Motisi, OMS-III

    • EPO17
      Perioperative Safety of Two-Team Simultaneous Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty in the Morbidly Obese Patient
      Adam A. Madsen, DO

    • EPO18
      Indirect Shoulder Magnetic Resonance Arthrography: A novel technique for identifying labral pathology in young patients
      Andrew J. Razzano, DO

    • EPO19
      Malignant Transformation of a Benign Pelvic Osteoblastoma
      Nicholas S. Tedesco, DO

    • EPO20
      Case Report: Kienböcks Disease
      James B. Walsh, BS

    • EPO21
      Defning the Morphometrics of the First Metacarpal for the Development of an Osseointegrated Prosthesis
      Jonathan J. Vaux, OMS IV

    • EPO22
      Pelvic Recoil and Anterior SI Ligament Integrity Related to Rapid Separation of the Symphysis Pubis
      Hans F. Joseph, DO

    • EPO23
      A Comparison of Various Contemporary Methods to Prevent a Wet Cast
      Mitch McDowell, DO

    • EPO24
      Tibial Plateau Fracutres: A case study demonstrating a new surgical technique for treatment of Schatzker Type III fractures
      Kerri L. Kulovitz, DO

  • Poster Only

    • PO1
      Isolated Intra-Articular Fractures of the Base of the Fourth and Fifth Metacarpals: A Case Report
      Kerasimasi L. Reynolds

    • PO2
      Tissue Specific Effects of Eight Weeks of Treadmill Exercise on Collagen and Cross-linking in Male Wistar Rats
      Karl T. Martineau, BS

    • PO3
      Achilles Tendon Estrogen Receptor Signaling after Ovarioectomy and Genistein Treatment in Rats
      Karl T. Martineau, BS

    • PO4
      Factors Associated with Missed Office Appointments in an Orthopaedic Surgery Foot and Ankle Practice
      Megan Lissett Jimenez

    • PO5
      Chronic ACL-Deficiency as a Contributing Factor in the Etiology of Femoral Articular Cartilage Defects and Subsequent Arthritis in the Knee
      Robert A. Collins, DO

    • PO6
      Periacetabular Osteotomy : A new two incision approach
      Nathan T. Moore, DO

    • PO7
      Weight-Bearing versus Non-Weight Bearing Following Arthroscopic OATS for Small Weight-Bearing Femoral Cartilage Defects
      Robert A. Collins, DO

    • PO8
      The Etiology of Childhood Limp Presenting to Tertiary Care Pediatric Emergency Department
      Jack Whitaker, DO

    • PO9
      Second Toe-to-Thumb Transfer: Twenty-two year follow-up
      Ryan C. Price, DO

    • PO10
      Internal Fixation of Distal Metacarpal Fractures: "New" uses for an old plate
      Paul A. Sibley, DO

    • PO11
      Bosworth Fracture Dislocation: A highly unstable variant
      Jonathan B. Hancock, DO