March 12-16, 2019

The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons will host its annual meeting in Las Vegas, NV from March 12-16, 2019.

Physicians and researchers from the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital will present on leading research and innovative approaches to treatment on topics, including:

Hand & Upper Extremity
  • The Effect of Vitamin C on Finger Stiffness after Distal Radius Fracture
  • Distal Radius Fractures: When is a Volar Plate not Enough?
Hip & Knee Replacement
  • Utility of Serum and Synovial Fluid Markers in Diagnosis of Infection
  • Indications for Metal Artifact Reduction Sequence MRI
Foot & Ankle
  • Peroneal Tendon Pathology
  • Opioid Consumption Rate after Foot & Ankle Surgery
Oncology
  • Oncologic and Functional Outcomes after Treatment for Desmoid Fibromatosis of the Extremities
  • Basic Principals of Vascular Control
Shoulder
  • Learning Curve of Superior Capsule Reconstructions
  • Complex Shoulder Arthroplasty
Spine
  • Orthopaedic Management of Pathological Fractures in the Spine
  • Differentiating Lumbar Spine from Hip Pathologies
Trauma
  • Is Operative Treatment of Achilles Tendon Ruptures Indicated?


Mass General Presentations at AAOS 2019

Browse Massachusetts General Hospital presentations (listed by date) and poster displays at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery Annual Meeting 2019.

Presentations

Tuesday, March 12

Case Presentation: Complex Shoulder Arthroplasty: Primary and Revision, Anatomic and Reverse, Three-Dimensional Planning – When and How?

Table Facilitator: Jon JP Warner, MD
Presented during: Case Presentations

Case Presentation: Complex Shoulder Arthroplasty: Primary and Revision, Anatomic and Reverse, Three-Dimensional Planning – When and How?

Table Facilitator: Jon JP Warner, MD
Presented during: Case Presentations

Preoperative Predictors of Not Achieving a Minimal Clinically Important Improvement in Pain and Function Following Total Hip Arthroplasty: Findings from a Prospective, International, Multicenter Study

Charles Bragdon, PhD
Presented during: Adult Reconstruction Hip I

Do Metal Artifact Reduction Sequence MRI Characteristics of Adverse Local Tissue Reactions in Head-Neck Taper Corrosion in Metal-on-Polyethylene Total Hip Arthroplasty Differ from Metal-on-Metal THA?

Young-Min Kwon, MD
Presented during: Adult Reconstruction Hip I

Does Adverse Local Tissue Reaction Mass Effect on Neurovascular Structures Explain Symptomaticity in Patients with Metal-on-Metal Hip Implants?

Orhun Muratoglu, PhD
Presented during: Adult Reconstruction Hip I

Peroneal Tendon Pathology – Cutting-Edge Concepts in Diagnosis and Management

Moderator: Christopher DiGiovanni, MD
Presented during: ICL 2-hour

Reevaluation of the Scaphoid Fracture: What is the Current Best Evidence?

Moderator: Jesse Jupiter, MD
Presented during: ICL 2-hour

The Learning Curve of Superior Capsule Reconstructions

Jon JP Warner, MD
Presented during: Global Perspectives Paper Session

Orthopaedic Disaster Course – Preparing for Your Worst/Best Moment in the Operating Room

Kevin Raskin, MD
Presented during: ICL 2-hour

Wednesday, March 13

The Impact of Workmans' Compensation on Recovery after Biceps Tenodesis

Jon JP Warner, MD
Presented during: Shoulder & Elbow II

The Learning Curve of Superior Capsule Reconstructions

Jon JP Warner, MD
Presented during: Shoulder & Elbow II

Time-Driven Activity-Based Costing to Identify High-Cost Total Shoulder
Arthroplasty Patients

Jon JP Warner, MD
Presented during: Shoulder & Elbow III

Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Big Data

Moderator: Joseph Schwab, MD, MS
Presented during: The Way I See It 2

Management of Most Common Foot and Ankle Pathologies

Moderator: Christopher DiGiovanni, MD
Presented during: Case Presentations

Contemporary Questions and Controversies Regarding the Assessment and Management of Distal Radius Fractures: What is the Best Evidence in 2019?

Moderator: Jesse Jupiter, MD
Presented during: ICL 2-Hour

Post-Traumatic Arthritis of the Distal Radioulnar Joint: Contemporary Perspectives

Moderator: Jesse Jupiter, MD
Presented during: ICL 1.5-Hour

Contemporary Issues with the Management of Distal Humerus Fractures in the Older Aged Patient

Moderator: Jesse Jupiter, MD
Presented during: ICL 2-Hour

The Effect of Vitamin C on Finger Stiffness After Fracture of the Distal Radius: A Double-Blind Placebo-Controlled Randomized Trial

Neal Chen, MD
Presented during: Hand Wrist II

Thursday, March 14

Adult Reconstruction Knee Paper Presentations

Moderator: Andrew Freiberg, MD
Presented during: Adult Reconstruction Knee VI

Orthopaedic management of pathological fractures in spine

Joseph Schwab, MD
Presented during: Symposium L

The Land of Ligaments: Navigating Sprains, Strains, and Ruptures about the Foot and Ankle

Christopher DiGiovanni, MD
Presented during: ICL 2-Hour

Spine Paper Presentations

Moderator: Stuart Hershman, MD
Presented during: Spine VI

Seven-Year Evaluation of Vitamin E Diffused Highly Crosslinked Polyethylene: A Randomized Controlled Trial Using Radiostereometric Analysis

Charles Bragdon, PhD
Presented during: Adult Reconstruction Hip V

Common Conditions in Hand Surgery and How to Deal with their Complications

Table Facilitor: Neal Chen, MD
Presented during: Case Presentations

Preoperative Predictors of Not Attaining Patient Acceptable Symptom State in Pain and Function After Total Knee Arthroplasty

Charles Bragdon, PhD
Presented during: Adult Reconstruction Knee VII

Friday, March 15

Utility of Serum and Synovial Fluid Markers in Diagnosis of Infection in Patients with Head-Neck Taper Corrosion of Metal-on-Polyethylene Total Hip Arthroplasty

Young-Min Kwon, MD, PhD
Presented during: Adult Reconstruction Hip VI

Rescuing the Elbow

Neal Chen, MD
Presented during: Case Presentations

Is It the Back or the Hip? Differentiating Lumbar Spine from Hip Pathologies: Key Points of Evaluation and Treatment

Moderator: Stuart Hershman, MD
Presented during: ICL 2-Hour

Is Operative Treatment of Achilles Tendon Ruptures Indicated? A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials and Observational Studies

Marilyn Heng, MD
Presented during: Foot & Ankle III

Ask an Expert: Shoulder

Jon JP Warner, MD
Presented during: Ask an Expert

Oncologic and Functional Outcomes after Treatment for Desmoid Fibromatosis of the Extremities

Santiago Lozano-Calderon, MD, PhD; Kevin Raskin, MD; Joseph Schwab, MD, PhD
Presented during: Muscoloskeletal Oncology III

Saturday, March 16 - Specialty Day

Overcorrection in the Flatfoot: Too Much Cotton, Too Much Sliding Calcaneus, Not Enough Cowbell

Christopher DiGiovanni, MD
Presented during Specialty Day: American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society

Opioid Consumption Rate After Foot and Ankle Surgery

Christopher DiGiovanni, MD; Daniel Guss, MD; Gregory Waryasz, MD
Presented during Specialty Day: American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society

I Have a Patient with Cubital Tunnel Syndrome: What the Evidence Tells Me to Do

Neal Chen, MD
Presented during Specialty Day: American Society for Surgery of the Hand / American Association for Hand Surgery

Distal Radius Fractures: When is a Volar Plate Not Enough?

Jesse Jupiter, MD
Presented during Specialty Day: American Society for Surgery of the Hand / American Association for Hand Surgery

Posters: Tuesday - Saturday

  • Poster No. 0084: Consequences of Sagittal Component Malalignment and Imbalance in Total Knee Arthroplasty
  • Poster No. 0086: Bicruciate Retaining Total Knee Arthroplasty Does Not Restore Native Knee In Vivo Kinematics During Strenuous Activities
  • Poster No. 0128: Patient Acceptable Symptom State at One and Three Years After Total Knee Arthroplasty: Thresholds for the Knee Injury and Osteoarthritis Outcomes Score
  • Poster No. 0134: Modifiable Risk Factors for Patient Dissatisfaction Following Total Joint Arthroplasty
  • Poster No. 0137: Is More Information Better? A Randomized Comparative Effectiveness Trial of Two Decision Aids for Hip and Knee Osteoarthritis
  • Poster No. 0333: Early Clinical Outcomes of Superior Capsular Reconstruction Compared to Tendon Transfers
  • Poster No. 0510: Mid-Term Survivorship and Outcomes of Two-Stage Revision for Infected Total Hip Arthroplasty
  • Poster No. 0543: Does Socioeconomic Status Affect Patient Reported Outcome Measures in Total Hip Arthroplasty?
  • Poster No. 0564: Treatment for Chronic Hepatitis C Prior to Total Hip Arthroplasty Significantly Reduces Perioperative Surgical Complications
  • Poster No. 0677: Factors Associated with Conversion to Wrist Arthrodesis after Proximal Row Carpectomy or Four Corner Arthrodesis
  • Poster No. 0706: Rapid 3D Printing of Anatomically Shaped Bone Scaffolds Using Novel Molding and Perfusion Techniques
  • Poster No. 0778: Patient Specific Planning Reduces Errors Before Surgery and Potentially Improves Outcomes
  • Poster No. 0821: Comparisons of Latissimus Dorsi Transfer to Lower Trapezius Transfer Clinical Outcomes for the Treatment of Massive Rotator Cuff Tears
  • Poster No. 0896: In Vivo Length Changes of Various Tibial and Femoral Attachments of the Posterior Cruciate Ligament