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overview Douglas R. Dirschl, MD, is a highly accomplished surgeon and an expert in orthopaedics. He specializes in caring for patients with musculoskeletal trauma and fractures, as well as other injuries and diseases of the bones, joints and muscles. Dr. Dirschl's research focuses on the assessment of factors that influence reliability in classifying fractures. He has studied the quality of radiographs, as well as the use of decision-making strategies to enhance reliability (the extent to which various physicians classify a fracture in the same way). Dr. Dirschl also studies the biological basis of surgery, including the relationship between hemorrhage in pelvic fractures and pelvic bleeding. His research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). A leader in medical education and health policy, Dr. Dirschl teaches medical students, residents and physicians about orthopaedic trauma, musculoskeletal pathophysiology and fractures. He has authored three books, more than 30 book chapters, and more than 75 peer-reviewed scholarly articles. In addition, Dr. Dirschl sits on editorial and review boards for several notable scientific journals, including the Journal of Orthopaedic Research, Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, and Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. Dr. Dirschl previously served as president of the American Orthopaedic Association.

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Concept Ankle Joint
Concept Elbow Joint
Concept Joint Diseases
Concept Knee Joint
Concept Joints
Concept Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee
Concept Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip
Concept Joint Instability
Concept Arthroplasty, Replacement
Academic Article Pseudotumor of the distal part of the femur in a patient who had myelomeningocele. A case report.
Academic Article Dissecting popliteal cyst as the presenting symptom of a malfunctioning total knee arthroplasty. Report of four cases.
Academic Article Patellar overgrowth after infection of the knee. A case report.
Academic Article Articular fractures.
Academic Article Rank order analysis of tibial plafond fractures: does injury or reduction predict outcome?
Academic Article Operative management of displaced femoral neck fractures in elderly patients. An international survey.
Academic Article Symposium. The introduction of biologics in orthopaedics: issues of cost, commercialism, and ethics.
Academic Article AOA Symposium. Gainsharing in orthopaedics: passing fancy or wave of the future?
Academic Article Tibial plafond fractures. How do these ankles function over time?
Academic Article Practical research methods for orthopaedic surgeons.
Academic Article Creative leadership: making good news.
Academic Article Articular fractures: does an anatomic reduction really change the result?
Academic Article Barriers to full-text publication following presentation of abstracts at annual orthopaedic meetings.
Academic Article Stochastic resonance electrical stimulation to improve proprioception in knee osteoarthritis.
Academic Article Symposium. Potential strategies for improving orthopaedic education. Strategic dialogue from the AOA Resident Leadership Forum Class of 2005.
Academic Article Pain management: the orthopaedic surgeon's perspective.
Academic Article Change over time of SF-36 functional outcomes for operatively treated unstable ankle fractures.
Academic Article Comparison of SF-36 and Short Musculoskeletal Functional Assessment in recovery from fixation of unstable ankle fractures.
Academic Article Shame on us! Men need osteoporosis care, too! Commentary on an article by Carl M. Harper, MD, et al.: "Distal radial fractures in older men. A missed opportunity?".
Academic Article Invited commentary.
Academic Article Declining rates of osteoporosis management following fragility fractures in the U.S., 2000 through 2009.
Academic Article Anti-Osteoporotic Therapy After Fragility Fracture Lowers Rate of Subsequent Fracture: Analysis of a Large Population Sample.
Academic Article Obesity is Not Associated with Increased Short-term Complications After Primary Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Academic Article Hyaluronic Acid Injections for Treatment of Advanced Osteoarthritis of the Knee: Utilization and Cost in a National Population Sample.
Academic Article Gender Disparities in Osteoarthritis-Related Health Care Utilization Before Total Knee Arthroplasty.
Academic Article Own the Bone, a System-Based Intervention, Improves Osteoporosis Care After Fragility Fractures.
Academic Article Contractability: Now and Forever: Commentary on an article by Kim Madden, MSc, et al.: "Predicting and Preventing Loss to Follow-up of Adult Trauma Patients in Randomized Controlled Trials. An Example from the FLOW Trial".
Academic Article Trends in Deep Vein Thrombosis Prophylaxis and Deep Vein Thrombosis Rates After Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty.
Academic Article Preoperative Opioid Use Is Associated with Higher Readmission and Revision Rates in Total Knee and Total Hip Arthroplasty.
Academic Article Practice Patterns and Performance in U.S. Fracture Liaison Programs: An Analysis of >32,000 Patients from the Own the Bone Program.
Academic Article Less Can Be More-A Skill We Are Losing?: Commentary on an article by Kenneth E. Egol, MD, et al.: "Minimally Displaced, Isolated Radial Head and Neck Fractures Do Not Require Formal Physical Therapy. Results of a Prospective Randomized Trial".
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