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Peer Reviewed and Invited Articles

Redler L, Thompson S, Hsu S, Ahmad CS, Levine WN: Platelet-Rich Plasma-A Systematic Literature Review and Evidence For Clinical Use: Physician and SportsMedicine, 39(1) 42-51, 2011

Greiwe RG, Saifi CS, Ahmad CS: Pediatric Sports Elbow Injuries: Clinics in Sports Medicine.  Malwitz, editor.  Elsevier, Illinois.  29: 677-703, 2010

Vitale M, Arons R, Hurwitz S, Ahmad CS, Levine WN: The Rising Incidence of Acromioplasty: An Analysis of Cases Performed in New York State from 1996 through 2006 and Cases Reported to the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery from 1999 through 2008, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 1842-1850, 2010 , 2010

VanBeek C, Levine WN: Radial Head-Resect, Fix or Replace: Current Concepts in Elbow Surgery Part 2-Trauma Reconstruction, Operative Techniques in Orthopaedics, 2010

Nowak DD, Gardner TR, Bigliani LU, Levine WN, Ahmad CS: Interobserver and Intraobserver Reliability of the Walch Classification in Primary Glenohumeral Arthritis. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, 19: 180-183, 2010

Edwards SE, Lee JA, Packer JD, Bell JE, Ahmad CS, Levine WN, Bigliani LU, Blaine TA: Non-Operative Treatment of Superior Labral (SLAP) Tears: Improvements in Pain, Function and Quality of Life, American Journal of Sports Medicine, 1456-1461, 2010

Boselli K, Ahmad CS, Levine WN: Treatment of glenohumeral Arthrosis-Current Concepts, American Journal of Sports Medicine, 2010

Ahmad CS, Vorys GC, Covey A, Levine WN, Gardner TR, Bigliani LU: Rotator Cuff Repair Fluid Extravasation Characteristics are Influenced by Repair Technique. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, 18:976-981, 2009

Trentacosta NE, Vitale MC, Ahmad CS: The Effects of Timing of Pediatric Knee Ligament Surgery on Short-Term Academic Performance in School-Aged Athletes. American Journal of Sports Medicine, 37:1684-1691, 2009

Kleweno CP, Jacir AM, Gardner TR, Ahmad CS, Levine WN: Biomechanical Evaluation of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Femoral Fixation Techniques.  American Journal of Sports Medicine,  37:339-345, 2009

Cadet ER, Vorys GC, Rahman R, Park SH, Gardner TR, Lee FY, Levine WN, Bigliani LU, Ahmad CS: Improving Bone Density at the Rotator Cuff Footprint Increases Supraspinatus Tendon Failure Stress in a Rat Model.  Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 28: 308-314, 2009

Jobin CM, Kippe MA, Gardner TR, Levine WN, Ahmad CS: Distal Biceps Tendon Repair: A Cadaveric Analysis of Suture Anchor and Interference Screw Restoration of the Anatomic Footprint. American Journal of Sports Medicine, 37: 2214-2221, 2009

Ahmad CS, Moros C: Partial Humeral Head Resurfacing and Latarjet Coracoid Transfer for Treatment of Recurrent Anterior Glenohumeral Instability. Orthopaedics, 32: 602, 2009, 2009

Nowak DD, Bahu MJ, Gardner TR, Dyrska MD, Levine WN, Bigliani LU, Ahmad CS: Simulation of Surgical Glenoid Resurfacing Using Three-dimensional Computed Tomography of the Arthritic Glenohumeral Joint: The Amount of Glenoid Retroversion That Can Be Corrected.  Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, 18: 680-688, 2009

Goldberg SS, Bigliani LU: Hemiarthroplasty for the rotator cuff deficient shoulder. Surgical Technique, Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume, 91:22-29, 2009

Nowak DD, Covey AS, Grant RT, Bigliani LU: Massive Acromioclavicular Joint Cyst. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, 18:e12-e14, 2009

Bigliani LU: Stand Up and Be Counted 2008. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 91: 1531-1533, 2009

Bigliani LU, Cofield RH, Flatow EL, Fukuda H.-a, Hawkins RJ, Matsen III FA, Morrison DS, Rockwood JR CA, Warren RF: Charles Neer: On the Giant Shoulder. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, 18:333-338, 2009

Moffat KL, Doty S, Spalatzi J, Levine WN, Lu H: Novel Nanofiber-based Scaffold for Rotator Cuff Repair and Augmentation. TissueEngineering. 2009, 15: 115-126.

Guterl CC, Gardner TR, Rajan V, Ahmad CS, Hung CT, Ateshian GA: Two-Dimensional Strain Fields on the Cross-Section of the Human Patellofemoral Joint Under Physiological Loading. Journal of Biomechanics, 42: 1275-1281, 2009

Caligaris M, Canal CE, Ahmad CS, Gardner TR, Ateshian GA: Investigation of The Frictional Response of Osteoarthritic Human Tibiofemoral Joints and the Potential Beneficial Tribological Effect of Healthy Synovial Fluid. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, 17: 1327-1332, 2009




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