Publications

  1. Sebastian AS, Currier BL, Kakar S, Nguyen EC, Wagie AE, Habermann ES, Nassr A. Risk Factors for Venous Thromboembolism following Thoracolumbar Surgery: Analysis of 43,777 Patients from the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program 2005 to 2012. Global Spine J 2016 Dec; 6 (8):738-743 Epub 2016 Feb 17
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  2. Sebastian AS, Polites SF, Glasgow AE, Habermann EB, Cima RR, Kakar S. Current Quality Measurement Tools Are Insufficient to Assess Complications in Orthopedic Surgery. J Hand Surg Am 2016 Nov 23 [Epub ahead of print]
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  3. Kakar S, Breighner RE, Leng S, McCollough CH, Moran SL, Berger RA, Zhao KD. The Role of Dynamic (4D) CT in the Detection of Scapholunate Ligament Injury. J Wrist Surg 2016 Nov; 5 (4):306-310 Epub 2016 Jan 18
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  4. Smith J, Sytsma T, Ryan H, Kakar S. Poster 157 Anatomical Relationship Between the Distal Transverse Carpal Ligament and the Hook of the Hamate: Implications for Ultrasound Guided Carpal Tunnel Release. PM R 2016 Sep; 8 (9S):S213 Epub 2016 Sept 24
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  5. Smith J, Barnes DE, Barnes KJ, Strakowski JA, Lachman N, Kakar S, Martinoli C. Poster 186 Sonographic Visualization of the Thenar Motor Branch of the Median Nerve: A Cadaveric Validation Study. PM R 2016 Sep; 8 (9S):S222 Epub 2016 Sept 24
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  6. Christensen T, Sarfani S, Shin AY, Kakar S. Long-Term Outcomes of Primary Repair of Chronic Thumb Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries. Hand (N Y) 2016 Sep; 11 (3):303-309 Epub 2016 Mar 14
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  7. Patel AA, Brophy RH, Gandhi R, Luu HH, Mulpuri K, Shah SA, Kakar S. The 2015 American-British-Canadian Traveling Fellows Report. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2016 Aug 17; 98 (16):e68
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  8. Thayer PS, Verbridge SS, Dahlgren LA, Kakar S, Guelcher SA, Goldstein AS. Fiber/collagen composites for ligament tissue engineering: influence of elastic moduli of sparse aligned fibers on mesenchymal stem cells. J Biomed Mater Res A 2016 Aug; 104 (8):1894-901 Epub 2016 Apr 01
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  9. Cates RA, Rhee PC, Kakar S. Multiple Volar Carpometacarpal Dislocations: Case Report/Review of the Literature. J Wrist Surg 2016 Aug; 5 (3):236-40 Epub 2016 Mar 09
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  10. Riester SM, Arsoy D, Camilleri ET, Dudakovic A, Paradise CR, Evans JM, Torres-Mora J, Rizzo M, Kloen P, Julio MK, van Wijnen AJ, Kakar S. Erratum to: RNA sequencing reveals a depletion of collagen targeting microRNAs in Dupuytren's disease. BMC Med Genomics.2016;9(1)34.
  11. Bradley EW, Carpio LR, McGee-Lawrence ME, Castillejo Becerra C, Amanatullah DF, Ta LE, Otero M, Goldring MB, Kakar S, Westendorf JJ. Phlpp1 facilitates post-traumatic osteoarthritis and is induced by inflammation and promoter demethylation in human osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 2016 Jun; 24 (6):1021-8 Epub 2015 Dec 31
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  12. Riester S, Ramaesch R, Wenger D, van Wijnen A, Kakar S. Predicting Fracture Risk for Enchondroma of the Hand. Hand (N Y) 2016 Jun; 11 (2):206-10 Epub 2016 Feb 02
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  13. Kakar S, Noureldin M. Extensor carpi ulnaris instability following ulnar shortening osteotomy J Wrist Surg.;().
  14. Smith J, Barnes DE, Barnes KJ, Strakowski JA, Lachman N, Kakar S, Martinoli C. Sonographic Visualization of Thenar Motor Branch of the Median Nerve: A Cadaveric Validation Study. PM R 2016 May 20 [Epub ahead of print]
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  15. Grodzinsky AJ, Wang Y, Kakar S, Vrahas MS, Evans CH. Intra-articular dexamethasone to inhibit the development of post-traumatic osteoarthritis. J Orthop Res 2016 May 13 [Epub ahead of print]
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  16. Kamal RN, Kakar S, Ruch D, Richard MJ, Akelman E, Got C, Blazar P, Ladd A, Yao J, Ring D. Quality Measurement: A Primer for Hand Surgeons. J Hand Surg Am 2016 May; 41 (5):645-51 Epub 2015 Nov 12
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  17. Lewallen EA, Jones DL, Dudakovic A, Thaler R, Paradise CR, Kremers HM, Abdel MP, Kakar S, Dietz AB, Cohen RC, Lewallen DG, van Wijnen AJ. Osteogenic potential of human adipose-tissue-derived mesenchymal stromal cells cultured on 3D-printed porous structured titanium. Gene 2016 May 1; 581 (2):95-106 Epub 2016 Jan 13
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  18. O'Shaughnessy MA, Shin AY, Kakar S. Stabilization of Volar Ulnar Rim Fractures of the Distal Radius: Current Techniques and Review of the Literature. J Wrist Surg 2016 May; 5 (2):113-9 Epub 2016 Feb 29
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  19. Sarfani S, Cantwell S, Shin AY, Kakar S. Challenging the Dogma of Tourniquet Pressure Requirements for Upper Extremity Surgery. J Wrist Surg 2016 May; 5 (2):120-3 Epub 2016 Jan 15
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  20. Kakar S, Izadpanah A, Zreik R, Shives T. Capitate Chondroblastoma: A case report and review of the literature [epub ahead of print] HAND.;().
  21. Sebastian A, Huddleston P 3rd, Kakar S, Habermann E, Wagie A, Nassr A. Risk factors for surgical site infection after posterior cervical spine surgery: an analysis of 5,441 patients from the ACS NSQIP 2005-2012. Spine J 2016 Apr; 16 (4):504-9 Epub 2015 Dec 10
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  22. Kakar S, Garcia-Elias M. The "Four-Leaf Clover" Treatment Algorithm: A Practical Approach to Manage Disorders of the Distal Radioulnar Joint. J Hand Surg Am 2016 Apr; 41 (4):551-64 Epub 2016 Mar 02
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  23. Kamal RN, Ring D, Akelman E, Yao J, Ruch DS, Richard M, Ladd A, Got C, Blazar P, Kakar S. Quality Measures in Upper Limb Surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2016 Mar 16; 98 (6):505-10
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  24. Kakar S. What's New in Hand Surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2016 Mar 16; 98 (6):511-6
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  25. Christensen T, Sarfani S, Shin A, Kakar S. Long-Term Outcomes of Primary Repair of Chronic Thumb Ulnar Collateral Ligament Injuries [epub ahead of print] HAND.
  26. Elhassan B, Noureldin M, Kakar S. Proximal Scaphoid Pole Reconstruction Utilizing Ipsilateral Proximal Hamate Autograft HAND.
  27. Hooke AW, Parry JA, Kakar S. Mini Tightrope Fixation Versus Ligament Reconstruction - Tendon Interposition for Maintenance of Post-trapeziectomy Space Height: A Biomechanical Study. J Hand Surg Am 2016 Mar; 41 (3):399-403 Epub 2016 Jan 12
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  28. Swann RP, Noureldin M, Kakar S. Dorsal Radiotriquetral Ligament Snapping Wrist Syndrome - A Novel Presentation and Review of Literature: Case Report. J Hand Surg Am 2016 Mar; 41 (3):344-347.e2 Epub 2016 Jan 20
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  29. Izadpanah A, Kakar S. Acute scapholunate ligament injuries: current concepts Operative Techniques in Sports Medicine 2016; 24 (2):108-16
  30. Cates RA, Rhee PC, Kakar S. Multiple volar carpometacarpal dislocations: Case report/review of the literature Journal of Wrist Surgery 2016; 5 (3):236-40
  31. Patel AA, Brophy RH, Gandhi R, Luu HH, Mulpuri K, Shah SA, Kakar S. The 2015 American-British-Canadian traveling fellows report Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - American Volume 2016; 98 (16):e68
  32. Christensen T, Sarfani S, Shin AY, Kakar S. Long-term outcomes of primary repair of chronic thumb ulnar collateral ligament injuries Hand 2016; 11 (3):303-9
  33. Wagner ER, Bravo D, Dadsetan M, Riester SM, Chase S, Westendorf JJ, Dietz AB, van Wijnen AJ, Yaszemski MJ, Kakar S. Ligament Tissue Engineering Using a Novel Porous Polycaprolactone Fumarate Scaffold and Adipose Tissue-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells Grown in Platelet Lysate. Tissue Eng Part A 2015 Nov; 21 (21-22):2703-13
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  34. Gandhi R, Perruccio AV, Kakar S, Haddad FS. Putting the baby back in the bathwater: the interpretation of randomised trials in surgery. Bone Joint J 2015 Nov; 97-B (11):1456-7
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  35. Riester SM, Arsoy D, Camilleri ET, Dudakovic A, Paradise CR, Evans JM, Torres-Mora J, Rizzo M, Kloen P, Julio MK, van Wijnen AJ, Kakar S. RNA sequencing reveals a depletion of collagen targeting microRNAs in Dupuytren's disease. BMC Med Genomics 2015 Oct 07; 8:59
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  36. Vitale MA, Fruth KM, Rizzo M, Moran SL, Kakar S. Prosthetic Arthroplasty Versus Arthrodesis for Osteoarthritis and Posttraumatic Arthritis of the Index Finger Proximal Interphalangeal Joint. J Hand Surg Am 2015 Oct; 40 (10):1937-48 Epub 2015 July 15
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  37. Crowe MM, Houdek MT, Moran SL, Kakar S. Aneurysmal Bone Cysts of the Hand, Wrist, and Forearm. J Hand Surg Am 2015 Oct; 40 (10):2052-7 Epub 2015 Aug 05
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  38. Brogan DM, Richard MJ, Ruch D, Kakar S. Management of Severely Comminuted Distal Radius Fractures. J Hand Surg Am 2015 Sep; 40 (9):1905-14 Epub 2015 Aug 01
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  39. Yuan BJ, Dennison DG, Elhassan BT, Kakar S. Outcomes after radiocarpal dislocation: a retrospective review. Hand (N Y) 2015 Sep; 10 (3):367-73
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  40. O'Shaughnessy MA, Shin AY, Kakar S. Volar Marginal Rim Fracture Fixation With Volar Fragment-Specific Hook Plate Fixation. J Hand Surg Am 2015 Aug; 40 (8):1563-70 Epub 2015 June 10
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  41. de Mooij T, Riester S, Kakar S. Key MR Imaging Features of Common Hand Surgery Conditions. Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 2015 Aug; 23 (3):495-510
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  42. Smith J, Pourcho AM, Kakar S. Sonographic Appearance of the Extensor Carpi Radialis Intermedius Tendon. PM R 2015 Jul; 7 (7):789-91 Epub 2015 Apr 07
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  43. Wilke B, Kakar S. Delayed avascular necrosis and fragmentation of the lunate following perilunate dislocation. Orthopedics. 2015 Jun; 38(6):E539-42.
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  44. Lewallen EA, Riester SM, Bonin CA, Kremers HM, Dudakovic A, Kakar S, Cohen RC, Westendorf JJ, Lewallen DG, van Wijnen AJ. Biological strategies for improved osseointegration and osteoinduction of porous metal orthopedic implants. Tissue Eng Part B Rev 2015 Apr; 21 (2):218-30 Epub 2014 Dec 18
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  45. Strauss EJ, Grant JA, Hettrich C, Kakar S, Stinner DJ. Report from the 2013 AOA North American Traveling Fellowship. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2015 Feb 4; 97 (3):e13
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  46. de Mooij T, Duncan AA, Kakar S. Vascular injuries in the upper extremity in athletes. Hand Clin. 2015 Feb; 31(1):39-52. Epub 2014 Nov 25.
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  47. Wagner ER, Elhassan BT, Kakar S. Long-term functional outcomes after bilateral total wrist arthrodesis. J Hand Surg Am 2015 Feb; 40 (2):224-228.e1 Epub 2014 Dec 13
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  48. Parry JA, Kakar S. Dual mini TightRope suspensionplasty for thumb basilar joint arthritis: a case series. J Hand Surg Am 2015 Feb; 40 (2):297-302 Epub 2014 Dec 24
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  49. Dudakovic A, Camilleri ET, Lewallen EA, McGee-Lawrence ME, Riester SM, Kakar S, Montecino M, Stein GS, Ryoo HM, Dietz AB, Westendorf JJ, van Wijnen AJ. Histone deacetylase inhibition destabilizes the multi-potent state of uncommitted adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal cells. J Cell Physiol 2015 Jan; 230 (1):52-62
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  50. Kakar S, Endress R. Skin cancer of the hand: current concepts. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2015; 23(5):307-16.
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  51. Hageman MG, Jayakumar P, King JD, Guitton TG, Doornberg JN, Ring D, Science of Variation Group. The factors influencing the decision making of operative treatment for proximal humeral fractures. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2015 Jan; 24(1):e21-6. Epub 2014 Aug 29
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  52. Endress RD, Kakar S. Double tightrope for basilar thumb arthritis. J Hand Surg Am 2014 Dec; 39 (12):2512-6 Epub 2014 Oct 28
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  53. Doring AC, Hageman MG, Mulder FJ, Guitton TG, Ring D, Science of Variation Group, Science of Variation Group. Trigger finger: assessment of surgeon and patient preferences and priorities for decision making. J Hand Surg Am. 2014 Nov; 39(11):2208-13.e2. Epub 2014 Oct 3
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  54. Dudakovic A, Camilleri E, Riester SM, Lewallen EA, Kvasha S, Chen X, Radel DJ, Anderson JM, Nair AA, Evans JM, Krych AJ, Smith J, Deyle DR, Stein JL, Stein GS, Im HJ, Cool SM, Westendorf JJ, Kakar S, Dietz AB, van Wijnen AJ. High-resolution molecular validation of self-renewal and spontaneous differentiation in clinical-grade adipose-tissue derived human mesenchymal stem cells. J Cell Biochem 2014 Oct; 115 (10):1816-28
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  55. Smith J, Kakar S. Combined flexor carpi radialis tear and flexor carpi radialis brevis tendinopathy identified by ultrasound: a case report. PM R 2014 Oct; 6 (10):956-9 Epub 2014 Apr 18
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  56. Kakar S, Fox T, Wagner E, Berger R. Linked distal radioulnar joint arthroplasty: an analysis of the APTIS prosthesis. J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2014 Sep; 39(7):739-44. Epub 2014 Feb 19.
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  57. McGee-Lawrence ME, Carpio LR, Bradley EW, Dudakovic A, Lian JB, van Wijnen AJ, Kakar S, Hsu W, Westendorf JJ. Runx2 is required for early stages of endochondral bone formation but delays final stages of bone repair in Axin2-deficient mice. Bone 2014 Sep; 66:277-86 Epub 2014 June 25
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  58. Houdek MT, Rose PS, Kakar S. Desmoid tumors of the upper extremity. J Hand Surg Am. 2014 Sep; 39(9):1761-5. Epub 2014 Jul 18.
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  59. Hageman MG, Kinaci A, Ju K, Guitton TG, Mudgal CS, Ring D. Carpal tunnel syndrome: assessment of surgeon and patient preferences and priorities for decision-making. J Hand Surg Am. 2014 Sep; 39(9):1799-1804.e1. Epub 2014 Aug 1
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  60. Tosti R, Ilyas AM, Mellema JJ, Guitton TG, Ring D. Interobserver variability in the treatment of little finger metacarpal neck fractures. J Hand Surg Am. 2014 Sep; 39(9):1722-7. Epub 2014 Jul 14
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  61. Bruinsma WE, Guitton T, Ring D, Science of Variation Group. Radiographic loss of contact between radial head fracture fragments is moderately reliable. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 Jul; 472(7):2113-9.
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  62. Riester S, van Wijnen A, Rizzo M, Kakar S. Pathogenesis and Treatment of Dupuytren Disease. JBJS Rev 2014 Apr 8; 2 (4)
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  63. Goto A, Leng S, Sugamoto K, Cooney WP 3rd, Kakar S, Zhao K. In vivo pilot study evaluating the thumb carpometacarpal joint during circumduction. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2014 Apr; 472 (4):1106-13
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  64. Sarfani S, Scrabeck T, Kearns AE, Berger RA, Kakar S. Clinical efficacy of a fragility care program in distal radius fracture patients. J Hand Surg Am. 2014 Apr; 39(4):664-9. Epub 2014 Feb 25.
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  65. Riester SM, van Wijnen A. Pathogenesis and Treatment of Dupuytren's Disease. JBJS Reviews. 2014 April; 2(4).
  66. Al-Sebaei MO, Daukss DM, Belkina AC, Kakar S, Wigner NA, Cusher D, Graves D, Einhorn T, Morgan E, Gerstenfeld LC. Role of Fas and Treg cells in fracture healing as characterized in the Fas-deficient (lpr) mouse model of lupus. J Bone Miner Res. 2014; 29(6):1478-1491.
  67. McGee-Lawrence ME, Ryan ZC, Carpio LR, Kakar S, Westendorf JJ, Kumar R. Sclerostin deficient mice rapidly heal bone defects by activating beta-catenin and increasing intramembranous ossification. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 2013 Nov 29; 441 (4):886-90 Epub 2013 Nov 06
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  68. Askari M, Kakar S, Moran SL. Squamous cell carcinoma of the hand: a 20-year review. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Nov; 38(11):2124-33. Epub 2013 Sep 17.
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  69. Bishop GB, Born T, Kakar S, Jawa A. The diagnostic accuracy of inflammatory blood markers for purulent flexor tenosynovitis. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Nov; 38(11):2208-11.
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  70. Science of Variation Group, Bruinsma WE, Guitton TG, Warner JJ, Ring D. Interobserver reliability of classification and characterization of proximal humeral fractures: a comparison of two and three-dimensional CT. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2013 Sep 4; 95 (17):1600-4
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  71. Jones DB Jr, Rhee PC, Shin AY, Kakar S. Salvage options for flexor carpi radialis tendon disruption during ligament reconstruction and tendon interposition or suspension arthroplasty of the trapeziometacarpal joint. J Hand Surg Am 2013 Sep; 38 (9):1806-11 Epub 2013 Aug 06
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  72. Gradl G, Neuhaus V, Fuchsberger T, Guitton TG, Prommersberger KJ, Ring D. Radiographic diagnosis of scapholunate dissociation among intra-articular fractures of the distal radius: interobserver reliability. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Sep; 38(9):1685-90. Epub 2013 Jul 30
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  73. Houdek MT, Rose PS, Shon W, Kakar S. Angioleiomyoma of the upper extremity. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Aug; 38(8):1579-83. Epub 2013 Jun 21.
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  74. Brogan DM, Kakar S. Management of neuromas of the upper extremity. Hand Clin. 2013 Aug; 29(3):409-20.
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  75. Rhee PC, Fox TJ, Kakar S. Nail gun injuries to the hand. J Hand Surg Am 2013 Jun; 38 (6):1242-6; quiz 1246 Epub 2013 Mar 28
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  76. van Wijnen AJ, van de Peppel J, van Leeuwen JP, Lian JB, Stein GS, Westendorf JJ, Oursler MJ, Im HJ, Taipaleenmaki H, Hesse E, Riester S, Kakar S. MicroRNA functions in osteogenesis and dysfunctions in osteoporosis. Curr Osteoporos Rep 2013 Jun; 11 (2):72-82
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  77. Chung KC, Kim HM, Haase SC, Lawton J, Ozer K, Waljee JF, Nellans K, Malay S, Shauver MJ, Rozental TD, Appleton P, Rodriguez E, Herder L, Wagner K, Blazar P, Earn B, Floyd WE, Leversedge F, Pico KS, Richards MJ, Ruch DS, Finley S, Kalliainen LK, Fletcher JW, Heinrich CA, Ward CM, Hill BW, Bamberger B, Robinson C, Palmer B, Ring D, Jupiter JB, Reddy R, Dennison D, Kakar S, Shin A, Scrabeck T, Hoyen H, Malone K, Sebastin S, Tay PL, Gaston G, Connell B, Neumeister M, Berry NN, Bueno RA, McAndrew M, Koechle J, Perey B, Zomar M, Wolf JM, Rodner CM, Cote M, Clark T, Lehman T, Carl K, Bozentka D, Levin S, Steinberg D, Horan A, Knox D, Hammert W, McIntyre AW, Friedrich JB, Allan CH, Hanel DP, Huang JI, Ko JH, Vedder NB, Boman D, Cooper CL, Grewal R, MacDermid J, Kelly K, Millman K, Li ZY, Koman A, Smith B, Bullard D. JW, Heinrich CA, Ward CM, Hill BW, Bamberger B, Robinson C, Palmer B, Ring D, Jupiter JB, Reddy R, Dennison D, Kakar S, Shin A, Scrabeck T, Hoyen H, Malone K, Sebastin S, Tay PL, Gaston G, Connell B, Neumeister M, Berry NN, Bueno RA, McAndrew M, et al. Reflections 1 year into the 21-center national institutes of health-funded wrist study: a primer on conducting a multicenter clinical trial. J Hand Surg [Am]. 2013 Jun; 38A(6):1194-201.
  78. Hageman MG, Guitton TG, Ring D. How surgeons make decisions when the evidence is inconclusive. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Jun; 38(6):1202-8. Epub 2013 May 4
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  79. Hageman MG, Becker SJ, Bot AG, Guitton T, Ring D. Variation in recommendation for surgical treatment for compressive neuropathy. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 May; 38(5):856-62. Epub 2013 Apr 3
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  80. Rhee PC, Kakar S, Shin AY. Four-corner arthrodesis with a locking, dorsal circular polyether-ether-ketone (PEEK-Optima) plate. Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg. 2012 Dec; 16(4):236-41.
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  81. Rhee PC, Jones DB, Kakar S. Management of thumb metacarpophalangeal ulnar collateral ligament injuries. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2012 Nov 7; 94 (21):2005-12
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  82. Kakar S, Bakri K, Shin AY. Survey of hand surgeons regarding their perceived needs for an expanded upper extremity fellowship. J Hand Surg Am. 2012 Nov; 37(11):2374-80.e1-3.
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  83. Jones DB Jr, Kakar S. Perilunate dislocations and fracture dislocations. J Hand Surg Am 2012 Oct; 37 (10):2168-73; quiz 2174 Epub 2012 Sept 05
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  84. Kakar S, Swann RP, Perry KI, Wood-Wentz CM, Shin AY, Moran SL. Functional and radiographic outcomes following distal ulna implant arthroplasty. J Hand Surg Am 2012 Jul; 37 (7):1364-71
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  85. Rhee PC, Dennison DG, Kakar S. Avoiding and treating perioperative complications of distal radius fractures. Hand Clin. 2012 May; 28(2):185-98. Epub 2012 Apr 06.
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  86. Brogan DM, Kakar S. Metacarpophalangeal joint hyperextension and the treatment of thumb basilar joint arthritis. J Hand Surg Am. 2012 Apr; 37(4):837-8. Epub 2012 Feb 01.
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  87. Glazebrook KN, Kakar S, Ida CM, Laurini JA, Moder KG, Leng S. False-negative dual-energy computed tomography in a patient with acute gout. J Clin Rheumatol 2012 Apr; 18 (3):138-41
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  88. Rhee PC, Kakar S. Chronic thumb metacarpophalangeal joint ulnar collateral ligament insufficiency. J Hand Surg Am. 2012 Feb; 37(2):346-8; quiz 349. Epub 2011 Jul 13.
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  89. Kakar S, Emond C, Bonenberger E, Reynolds F, Tornetta P III. Retrograde femoral nail placement: Quantifying the limits of knee flexion and extension. Curr Orthop Pract. 2012; 23(1):46-9.
  90. Undale A, Fraser D, Hefferan T, Kopher RA, Herrick J, Evans GL, Li X, Kakar S, Hayes M, Atkinson E, Yaszemski MJ, Kaufman DS, Westendorf JJ, Khosla S. Induction of fracture repair by mesenchymal cells derived from human embryonic stem cells or bone marrow. J Orthop Res 2011 Dec; 29 (12):1804-11 Epub 2011 June 14
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  91. Kakar S, Shin AY. Ununited fracture of the proximal pole of the scaphoid with avascular necrosis. J Hand Surg Am. 2011 Sep; 36(9):1522-4; quiz 1525. Epub 2011 Apr 22.
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  92. Jones DB Jr, Kakar S. Adult diaphyseal forearm fractures: intramedullary nail versus plate fixation. J Hand Surg Am 2011 Jul; 36 (7):1216-9 Epub 2011 May 14
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  93. Kakar S, Bishop AT, Shin AY. Role of vascularized bone grafts in the treatment of scaphoid nonunions associated with proximal pole avascular necrosis and carpal collapse. J Hand Surg Am 2011 Apr; 36 (4):722-5; quiz 725 Epub 2010 Dec 24
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  94. Kakar S, Giuffre JL, Shin AY. Revascularization procedures for Kienbock disease. Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg. 2011 Mar; 15(1):55-65.
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  95. Skeete K, Hess EP, Clark T, Moran S, Kakar S, Rizzo M. Epidemiology of suspected wrist joint infection versus inflammation. J Hand Surg Am. 2011 Mar; 36(3):469-74. Epub 2010 Dec 24.
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  96. Kakar S, Duymaz A, Steinmann S, Shin AY, Moran SL. Vascularized medial femoral condyle corticoperiosteal flaps for the treatment of recalcitrant humeral nonunions. Microsurgery. 2011 Feb; 31(2):85-92. Epub 2011 Jan 25.
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  97. Voloshin I, Schippert DW, Kakar S, Kaye EK, Morrey BF. Complications of total elbow replacement: a systematic review. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2011 Jan; 20(1):158-68.
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  98. Kakar S, Shin AY. Vascularized bone grafting from the dorsal distal radius for Kienbock's disease: technique, indications and review of the literature. Chir Main. 2010 Dec; 29 Suppl 1:S104-11. Epub 2010 Oct 08.
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  99. Kakar S, Carlsen BT, Moran SL, Berger RA. The management of chronic distal radioulnar instability. Hand Clin. 2010 Nov; 26(4):517-28.
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  100. Dixit SG, Kakar S. An uncommon variation of flexor digitorum superficialis indicis, a case report: Anatomical and clinical relevance. Clin Anat. 2010 Nov; 23(8):889-90.
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  101. Giuffre JL, Kakar S, Bishop AT, Spinner RJ, Shin AY. Current concepts of the treatment of adult brachial plexus injuries. J Hand Surg Am. 2010 Apr; 35(4):678-88; quiz 688.
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  102. Davis AD, Kakar S, Moros C, Kaye EK, Schepsis AA, Voloshin I. Arthroscopic versus open acromioplasty: a meta-analysis. Am J Sports Med. 2010 Mar; 38(3):613-8. Epub 2009 Feb 02.
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  103. Kakar S, Giuffre J, Skeete K, Elhassan B. (iv) Dupuytren's disease. Orthopaedics and Trauma. 2010; 24(3):197-206.
  104. Kakar S, Little D, Einhorn TA. Can we improve fixation and outcomes in the treatment of femoral neck fractures? The use of pharmaceuticals. J Orthop Trauma. 2009 Jul; 23(6):413-21.
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  105. Edgar CM, Zimmer S, Kakar S, Jones H, Schepsis AA. Prospective comparison of auto and allograft hamstring tendon constructs for ACL reconstruction. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2008 Sep; 466(9):2238-46. Epub 2008 Jun 25.
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  106. Jepsen KJ, Price C, Silkman LJ, Nicholls FH, Nasser P, Hu B, Hadi N, Alapatt M, Stapleton SN, Kakar S, Einhorn TA, Gerstenfeld LC. Genetic variation in the patterns of skeletal progenitor cell differentiation and progression during endochondral bone formation affects the rate of fracture healing. J Bone Miner Res. 2008 Aug; 23(8):1204-16.
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  107. Barnes GL, Kakar S, Vora S, Morgan EF, Gerstenfeld LC, Einhorn TA. Stimulation of fracture-healing with systemic intermittent parathyroid hormone treatment. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008 Feb; 90 Suppl 1:120-7.
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  108. Kakar S, Einhorn TA, Vora S, Miara LJ, Hon G, Wigner NA, Toben D, Jacobsen KA, Al-Sebaei MO, Song M, Trackman PC, Morgan EF, Gerstenfeld LC, Barnes GL. Enhanced chondrogenesis and Wnt signaling in PTH-treated fractures. J Bone Miner Res. 2007 Dec; 22(12):1903-12.
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  109. Kakar S, Voloshin I, Kaye EK, Crivello K, Edgar CM, Edmond CM, Pryor JD, Schepsis AA. Posterior shoulder instability: comprehensive analysis of open and arthroscopic approaches. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ). 2007 Dec; 36(12):655-9.
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  110. Tansley P, Kakar S, Withey S, Butler P. Visuospatial and technical ability in the selection and assessment of higher surgical trainees in the London deanery. Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2007 Sep; 89(6):591-5.
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