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Below, please find a listing of our most recent publications.  The Hand Faculty have numerous other publications in the submission/pending publication phase.

  • Janz, B , "Microsurgery", E-Medicine
  • Gant J, Ruff ME, Janz B, "Wrist Ganglions", J Hand Surgery, March 2011: 36(3):510-512
  • Amor CJ, Spaeth M, Chafey D, Gogola G, "Use of the Pediatric Data Outcomes Collection Instrument to Evaluate Functional Outcomes in Arthrogryposis", J Pediatric Orthopaedics, Apr-May 2011 Vol. 31(3):293-296
  • Shah, A, Butler, RB, Fowler, R, Higgins, L "Posterior Capsular Rupture Causing Posterior Instability: A Case Report", Arthroscopy, September 2011 Vol. 27 (9):1304-1307
  • Janz, B, "The use of Botulism Toxin B to Prevent Anastomotic Thrombosis" J Hand Surgery, October 2011 Vol. 36(10):1585-1591
  • Jacobson M, Ruff ME, "Enchondroma of the Phalanx" J Hand Surgery, November 2011 Vol. 36(11):1845-1847
  • Klinefelter R, "Metacarpophalangeal Hyperextension Deformity Associated with Trapezial-Metacarpal Arthritis", J Hand Surgery Vol. 36 (12):2041-2042
  • Ljungquist KL, Butler RB, Bishop JY, "Prediction of Coracoid Thickness Using a Glenoid Width-Based Model: Implications of Bone Transfer Procedures in Chronic Anterior Shoulder Instability", J Shoulder and Elbow (Accepted)
  • Ljungquist KL, Berna MC, Awan H, "Effects of Surgical Approach on Functional Outcomes of Open Reduction Internal Fixation of Intra-Articular Distal Humerus Fractures: A Systematic Review"  J Shoulder and Elbow Surg. 2012 Jan:21(1): 126-35
  • Ljungquist KL, Awan H "Fracture of the Index Finger Sesamoid Bone: A Case Report" JBJS AM 2012:2e9 1-3
  • Beran MC, Awan H, Rowley D, Samora JB, Griesser, MJ, Bishop JY, "Assessment of Muscoskeletal Physical Exam Skills and Attitudes of Orthopaedic Residents". JBJS Am., 2012, Mar. 21;94(6):e361-8
  • Shah AA, Butler RB, Romasowski J, Goel, D, Karadagli, D, Warner JJ "Short-term Complications of the Latarjet Procedure" JBJS Am. 2012 Mar 21:94(6):495-501
  • Flinn, S, Couch, K, Darragh, A. "Symptoms of Cumulative Trauma in Hand Therapy Professionals, A Descriptive Study", J Hand Therapy, Vol. 25, Issue 4, Oct.-Dec. 2012
  • Samora NB, Harris JD, Griesser MJ, Ruff ME, Awan HM "Outcomes Following Injury to the Thumb Ulnar Collateral Ligament" - A Systematic Review, Clin J Sports Med, 2013 Jul;23 (4): 247-54
  • Bishop JY, Awan HM, Rowley DM, Nagel RW "Development and Validation of a Musculoskeletal Physical Examination/Decision-Making Test for Medical Students", J Surg Educ. 2013 July-August;70(4):451-460

  • Munns JJ, Ruff ME, "Rheumatoid Nodules", J Hand Surg Am. 2014 Apr;39(4):765-767
  • Munn JJ, Awan H, "Trends in Carpal Tunnel Surgery: An Online Survey of Members of the American Society of the Hand", J Hand Surg.2015 Apr;40(4): 767-771
  • Bae GH, Lee AW, Park DJ, Maniwa K, Zurakowski D; ASSH Diversity Committee, Day CS. "Ethnic and Gender  Diversity in Hand Surgery Trainees", J Hand Surg. 2015 Apr;40 (4): 790-797 - Dr. Awan is a member of ASSH Diversity Commitee.
  • Bateman DK, Barlow JD, VAnBeek C, Abdoud JA: "Suture Anchor Fixation of Displaced Olecranon Fractures in the Elderly: A Case Series and Surgical Technique". J. Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2015 Jul;24(7):1090-7.
  • Curtis BD, Fajolu O, Ruff ME, Litsky AS: "Biomechanical Comparison of Intramedullary Nail, Crossed K-Wires, and Plate-Screw Constructions. Orthop Surg. 2015Aug;7(3):256-60
  • Martin A, Awan H: Metacarpophalangeal Arthroplasty for Osteoarthritis" J Hand Surg Am. 2015 Aug 40(9): 1871-1872
  • Barlow JD, Abdoud J: "Surgical Options for the Young Patient with Glenohumeral Arthritis" Int J Shoulder Surg 2016;10:28-36
  • Morrey MC, Barlow JD, Abdel MP, Hanssen AD: "Synthetic Mesh Augmentation of Acute and Subacute Quadriceps Tendon Repair"  Orthopaedics 2016 Jan 1;39 (1):e9-e13
  • Barlow JD, Morry ME, Hartzler RU, Arsoy D, Riester, S, van Wijnen AJ, MOrrey BF, Sanchez-Sotelo J, Abdel MP:"Effectiveness of Rosiglitazone in Reducing Flexion Contracture in a Rabbit Model of Arthrofibrosis with Surgical Capsular Release: A Biomechanical, histological, and Genetic Analysis"  Bone Joint Res 2016 Jan;5(1):11-7
  • Samora JB, Klinefelter RD: "Flexor Tendon Reconstruction" J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2016 Jan;24(1):28-36
  • Kolovich GP, Kalu C, Ruff ME: "Current Trends in Treatment of Kienbock's Disease: A Survey of Hand Surgeons"  Hand 2016;11(1):113-118
  • Schoch BS, Barlow JD, Schleck C, Cofield RH, Sperling JW: "Shoulder Arthroplasty for Atraumatic Osteonecrosis of the Humeral Head". J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2016 Feb;25(2):238-45
  • Goyal KS, Jain S, Buterbaugh GA, Imbriglia JE: "The Safety of Hand and Upper Extremity Surgical Procedures at a Freestanding Ambulatory Surgery Center: A Review of 28,737 Cases"  J Bone Joint Surg Am 2016 Apr. 20;98(8):700-4
  • Martin A, Goyal K: "Osteomylitis of the Ulna Secondary to Krokodil Injection Requiring Extensive Bony Resection". Curr Orthop Pract.  2016;27(6):702-705
  • Awan HM, Goitz R.: "MRI Correlation of Radial Head Fractures and Forearm Injuries". Hand 2016 12(2):145-149
  • Awan H, Imbriglia J: "Silicone Arthoplasty After Ankylosis of Proximal Interphalangeal Joints in Rheumatoid Arthritis": A Case Report. Amer. Journal of Orthopaedics May/June 2016
  • SamoraJ, Awan H:"Mini Open In-Situ Cubital Tunnel Release" Techniques in Orthopaedics 31(4): 247-250 December 2016
  • Rosenbaum YA, McCarthy CM, Awan HM: "Osteochondral Autograft Transplantation to the Metacarpal Head for Avacular Necrosis in a Young Active Patient: Case Report and Technique Overview. Tech Ortho.2017; 32(3):191-197