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McDonough, P., Davis, R., Tribus, C., Zdeblick, T.:  The Management of Acute Thoracolumbar Burst Fractures with Anterior Corpectomy and Z- Plate Fixation.  Spine Volume 29, Number 17:1901-1908 September 1, 2004         http://www.spinejournal.com

Safran, M., McDonough, P., Seeger, L., Gold, R., Oppenheim, W.:  Dorsal Defect of the Patella.   The Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics  14:603-607, 1994.

Wang, J., McDonough, P., Endow, K.,  Kanim, L., Delamarter, R.:  Single-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion With and Without Plate Fixation.  The Journal of Spinal Disorders  12:467-471, 1999.

Wang,  J.,  McDonough, P., Endow, K.,  Delamarter, R.:  Increased Fusion Rates with Cervical Plating for Two-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion.  Spine  24:41-45, 2000.

Wang,  J.,  McDonough, P., Endow, K.,  Delamarter, R.:  Increased Fusion Rates with Cervical Plating for Three-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion.  Spine  26(6):643-646, March 15, 2001.

McDonough, P.,  Bernstein, R.:  Nonunion of a Hoffa Fracture in a Child.  Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma  14(7):519-521, September/October 2000.



PRESENTATIONS


McDonough, P., Kono, M., Johnson, E.:  External Lengthening of the Lower Extremity by the Ilizarov Device. Presented at the Association for the Study of the Applications of the Methods of the Ilizarov, during AAOS Annual Meeting;  New Orleans, Louisiana,  February, 1994.

McDonough, P.,  Wang, J., Endow, K.,  Kanim, L., Delamarter, R.:  Single-Level Anterior Discectomy:  Plate versus No Plate.   Presented as poster at the North American Spine Society, 1998 Annual Meeting;  San Francisco, California, October, 1998.

McDonough, P., Wang,  J., Endow, K., Kanim, L., Delamarter R.:  Increased Fusion Rates with Cervical Plating for Two-Level ACDF.  Presented at the North American Spine Society, 1998 Annual Meeting;  San Francisco, California, October, 1998.

McDonough, P., Wang, J., Endow, K.,  Kanim, L., Delamarter, R.:  Single-Level Anterior Discectomy:  Plate versus No Plate.   Presented at the Cervical Spine Research Society, 1998 Annual Meeting;  Atlanta, Georgia,  December, 1998.

Wang,  J.,  McDonough, P., Endow, K., Kanim, L., Delamarter R.:  Increased Fusion Rates with Cervical Plating for Two-Level ACDF.  Presented at the Cervical Spine Research Society, 1998 Annual Meeting;  Atlanta, Georgia, December, 1998.

McDonough, P., Wang, J., Endow, K., Delamarter, R.:  Increased Fusion Rates with Cervical Plating for Three-Level Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion.   Presented at North American Spine Society, Annual Meeting, Chicago, Illinois, October, 1999.

Zdeblick, T., McDonough, P.:  The Surgical Treatment of Single-Level Degenerative Disease Using Stand-alone Tapered Cages.   Presented at the International Society for Study of the Lumbar Spine, annual Meeting;  Edinburgh, Scotland, June, 2001.



ABSTRACTS
   

Ashby, E., McDonough, P., Rudkin, G., Ishida, K., Gruber, H., Yamaguchi, D., Reddi, H., Cunningham, N., Miller, T.:  In Vitro Three-Dimensional Model of Bone Regeneration.  Accepted at the Plastic Surgery Research Council, Annual Meeting,  April, 1993.

McDonough, P., Kono, M., Johnson, E.:  External Lengthening of the Lower Extremity by the Ilizarov Device. 
Accepted at the Association for the Study of the Applications of the Methods of the      Ilizarov, during AAOS Annual Meeting, February, 1994.

McDonough, P.,  Cortes, Z.,   Thomas, B., Lieberman, J.:  Increased Failure Rates in Uncemented Total Knee Arthroplasty. 
Accepted to American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Annual Meeting, 2000.

 


RESEARCH EXPERIENCE


Examination of the effect of inotropic drugs on the cardiovascular parameters of calves with total artificial hearts under George Pantalos, Ph.D., University of Utah Artificial Heart Laboratory, 1990.

In vitro and in vivo studies with Osteogenin (BMP-3) with Timothy Miller, M.D., Division of Plastic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 1992.
• investigated a dose-dependent increase in mineralization and collagen deposition with MC3T3 Cells in a 3-dimensional hydroxyapatite matrix.
• developed a computerized method to quantitate bony ingrowth.
• conducted animal studies of BMP-stimulated ingrowth using a rabbit cranial defect model.

Created a database of 250 patients with anterior cervical fusions with Jeffrey Wang, M.D. and Rick Delamarter, M.D., Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 1997-98.

Performed a comprehensive review of orthopaedic education in United States medical schools with Matthew Shapiro, M.D., Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UCLA School of Medicine, 1998.

Performed in-vitro biomechanical testing of TLIF pedicle screw construct compared with combined anterior/posterior construct in calf model, Division of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, 2001.