Recently Accepted Publications


Christina L. Kaufman. The sum of the parts: Understanding how skin allografts are rejected. Transplantation. 2016 100:2020-2021

Vyrva O, Thirkannad, SM. Distal Radius Bone Graft From the Second Extensor Compartment: A Safe and Effective Technique. Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg. 2016, Dec;20(4):147-150.

Aydin U, Thirkannad, SM. Internal Bone Grafting for the Treatment of Scaphoid Nonunions. Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg. 2016 Nov 2 [Epub before print]

Thirkannad SM. Mutilating Hand Injuries in Children. Hand Clin. 2016 Nov;32(4):477-489.

Christina L. Kaufman, Michael R. Marvin, Paula M. Chilton, Jay B. Hoying, SK Williams, Huey Tien, Tuna Ozyurekoglu, Rosemary Ouseph. Immunobiology in VCA. Transplant International: official journal of the European Society for Organ Transplantation – 29(6): 644-654, June 2016.

CS Milner, K Kannan, VG Iyer, Sunil M Thirkannad. Parsonage-Turner Syndrome: Clinical and Epidemiological Features From a Hand Surgeon’s Perspective. Hand 11(2):227-31 June 2016.

P Luangiarmekorn, Tsu Min Tsai, P Kitidumrongsook. Role of pronator release in revision carpal tunnel surgery. Journal of Société Internationale de Chirurgie Orthopédique et de Traumatologie – 2:9, March 2016.


Chen SH, Chan SY, Tien HY. Differences between dorsal and volar dislocation soft e distal interphalangeal joint of fingers: a report of 30 cases. J Hand Surg Eur 2015, 40:935-943.

Rampazzo A, Kutz JE, Kaufman C, Manon-Matos Y, Bright L, Papay FA, Bassiri Gharb B. A Cadaver Study of the Feasibility of Multidigit Allotransplantation for Reconstruction of the Metacarpal Hand. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2015, 136(3):531-40.

Terence K Tay, Huey Tien, EY Lim. Comparison between Collagenase Injection and Partial Fasciectomy in the Treatment of Dupuytren’s Contracture. Hand Surgery: journal of the Asia-Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the hand – 20(3):386-90, October 2015.

JY He, SH Chen, Tsu Min Tsai. The Risk Factors for Failure of an Upper Extremity Replantation: Is the Use of Cigarettes/Tobacco a Significant Factor? PloS One – 29; 10(10) :e0141451 , Oct 2015.

A Gupta, C Lakhiani, BH Lim, JM Aho, A Goodwin, A Treqaskiss, M Lee, L Scheker, M Saint Cyr. Free tissue transfer to the traumatized upper extremity: Risk factors for postoperative complications in 282 cases. Journal of plastic, reconstructive, and aesthetic surgery: JPRAS – 68(9):1184-9. September 2015.

A Rampazzo, BB Gharb, G Brock, Luis r. Scheker. Functional Outcomes of the Aptis-Scheker Distal Radioulnar Joint Replacement in Patients Under 40 Years Old. The Journal of Hand Surgery – 40(7):1397-1403. July 2015.

C Savvidou, Tsu Min Tsai. Clinical Results of Flexor Tendon Repair in Zone II Using a six strand Double Loop Technique. Journal of hand and microsurgery 7(1):25-9. June 2015.

Yong Yang, Luis R. Scheker, Kannan K. Kumar. Arthroplasty for Fifth Carpometacarpal Joint. Journal of Wrist Surgery 4(2): 110-114, May 2015.

Morris ME, Beare JE, Reed RM, Dale JR, LeBlanc AJ, Kaufman CL, Zheng H, Ng CK, Williams SK, Hoying JB. Systemically delivered adipose stromal vascular fraction cells disseminate to peripheral artery walls and reduce vasomotor tone through a CD11b+ cell-dependent mechanism. Stem Cells Transl Med. 2015 Apr;4(4):369-80.

J Couceiro, R Castro, H Tien, T Ozyurekoglu. Step by step: microsurgical training method combining two nonliving animal models. Journal of Visualized experiments: JoVE. 9;(99):e52625 May 2015.

A Harston, Yorell Manon-Matos, S McGill, R Jones, J Duerinickx, TW  Wolff. The follow-up of trapeziometacarpal arthrodesis using V-shaped osteotomy for osteoarthritis of the first carpometacarpal joint. Techniques in hand and upper extremity surgery – 19(1):18-22. March 2015.

CS Milner, Y Manon-Matos, Sunil M Thirkannad. Gamekeeper’s thumb–a treatment-oriented magnetic resonance imaging classification. The journal of hand surgery 40(1):90-5. January 2015.

JY He, SH Chen, KK Kumar, ZH Fan, J Lao, Huey Tien. Anatomical study of anterior supramalleolar artery and its potential application to design a bi-foliate fasciocutaneous flap. Indian Journal of plastic surgery: official publication of the Association of Plastic Surgeons of India 48(1):17-21. Jan-Apr 2015.

MS Sahin, T Ozyurecoglu, G Cakmak. Hypothenar hammer syndrome: a case series and literature review. Joint diseases & related surgery 26(1):11-5. 2015.