Recent Publications

  1. Jiang JJ, Somogyi JR, Patel PB, Koh JL, Dirschl DR, Shi LL.  Obesity is not associated with increased short-term complications after primary total shoulder arthroplasty.  Clin Orthop Relat Res.  Oct 9 2015. 
  2. Idowu O, Boyadjian HH, Ramos E, Shi LL, Lee MJ.  Trend of Spine Surgeries In the Outpatient Hospital Setting vs. Ambulatory Surgical Center. Spine Journal. 2017 March 3.  Epub.
  3. Petravick ME, Edgington JP, Idowu OA, Shi LL, Lee MJ. It all depends on who does what: a survey of patient and family member comfort with surgical trainees operating. J Surg Educ. 2017 Jun 12. pii: S1931-7204(17)30118-6
  4. Jiang JJ, Piponov HI, Mass DP, Angeles JG, Shi LL.  Septic arthritis of the shoulder: a comparison of treatment methods.  Journal of American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery.  2017 Aug;25(8):e175-184.
  5. Mosenthal WP, Landy DC, Boyajian HH, Idowu OA, Shi LL, Ramos E, Lee MJ.  Thromboprophylaxis in Spinal Surgery. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Aug 17.
  6. Edgington JP, Petravick ME, Idowa OA, Lee MJ, Shi LL. Preferably not my surgery: a survey of patients and family member comfort with concurrent and overlapping surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Am.  2017 Nov 15;99(22):1883-1887.
  7. Cruz SA, Idowu O, Ho A, Lee MJ, Shi LL. Differing perceptions of preoperative communication among surgical team members. Am J Surg. 2019 Jan;217(1):1-6.
  8. Castillo H, Chintapalli R, Boyajian H, Cruz SA, Morgan VK, Shi LL, Lee MJ.  Lumbar discectomy is associated with higher rates of lumbar fusion.  Spine J.  2019 Mar;19(3):487-492.
  9. Shao X, Shi LL, Wang P, Zou F, Wang J.  Trans-coracoacromial ligament glenohumeral injection technique: accuracy of 116 injections in idiopathic adhesive capsulitis.  Journal of Arthroscopy and related surgery.  2018 Aug;34(8):2337-2334.
  10. Pirkle S, Kaskovich S, Cook DJ, Ho A, Shi LL, Lee MJ.  Cages in ACDF are associated with a higher nonunion rate than allograft: a stratified comparative analysis of 6130 patients.  Spine (Phila Pa 1976).  2019 Mar 15;44(6)384-388.
  11. King CA, Landy DC, Martell JM, Luu H, Shi LL, Lee MJ.  Time to Dislocation Analysis of Lumbar Spine Fusion following Total Hip Arthroplasty: Breaking Up a Happy Home.  Journal of Arthroplasty.  2018 Dec;33(12):3768-3772.
  12. Landy DC, Boyadjian H, Shi LL, Lee MJ. General health measures in shoulder surgery: are we powered for success. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. July 2019;28(7):1341-1346.
  13. Cook D, Kaskovich S, Pirkle S, Conti Mica M, Shi LL, Lee MJ.  Benchmarks of Duration and Magnitude of Opioid Consumption After Total Hip and Knee Arthroplasty: A Database Analysis of 69,368 Patients.  Journal of Arthroplasty.  2019 Apr;34(4):638-644.
  14. Qin C, Curtis D, Reider B, Shi LL, Lee MJ, Athiviraham A. Orthopedic Shoulder Surgery in the Ambulatory Surgical Center: Safety and Outcomes. Arthroscopy: The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery.  2019 Sep;35(9):2545-2550.e1.
  15. Bhattacharjee S, Lee W, Lee MJ, Shi LL.  Preoperative corticosteroid joint injections within two weeks of shoulder arthroscopies increase postoperative infection risk.  Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.  June 28, 2019.
  16. Pirkle S, Bhattacharjee S, Reddy S, Shi LL, Lee M, Dalal S. Anti-TNF use prior to bowel resection is not associated with 30-day post-operative complications. Crohn’s and Colitis 360. 2019.
  17. Cook DJ, Kaskovich SW, Pirkle SC, Ho A, Conti Mica M, Shi LL, Lee MJ. Benchmarks of Duration and Magnitude of Opioid Consumption After Common Spinal Procedures: A Database Analysis of 47,823 Patients. Spine. 2019 Dec 1;44(23):1668-1675.
  18. Curtis DM, Lee CS, Boyajian HH, Lee MJ, Conti Mica M, Shi LL. The Impact of Global Fracture Care Billing in Distal Radius Fractures. Orthopedics. In press.
  19. Bhattacharjee S, Pirkle S, Shi LL, Lee M. The effects of chronic preoperative opioid use on single-level lumbar fusion outcomes. Clinical Spine Surgery. 2019.
  20. Adams O, Rivera S, Balach T, Dirschl DR, Shi LL, Lee MJ.  Do 30-day Reoperation Rates Adequately Measure Quality in Orthopaedic Surgery?  The Joint Commission Journal on Quality and Patient Safety.  2019 Dec 30. S1553-7250(19)30454-4.
  21. Dougherty MC, Kulenkamp JE, Boyajian HH, Koh JL, Lee MJ, Shi LL.  National Trends in the Diagnosis and Repair of SLAP Lesions, 2003-2013.  Journals of Orthopaedic Surgery.  2020 Jan-Apri; 28(1).
  22. Dougherty MC, Kulenkamp JE, Boyajian HH, Koh JL, Lee MJ, Shi LL.  Not all SLAPs are Created Equal: A Comparison of Patients with Planned and Incidental SLAP Repair Procedures, 2003-2013.  Advances in Orthopedics. 2019 Oct 31;2019.
  23. Scott BL, Lee CS, Shi LL, Lee MJ, Athiviraham A. Nonoperative Management of Hip Labral Tears Yields Similar Total Hip Arthroplasty Conversion Rate to Arthroscopic Treatment. J Arthroplasty. 2020 Jan;35(1):23-27.e1.
  24. Tollemar VC, Wang J, Koh JL, Lee MJ, Shi LL.  Coracoid Morphology is Not Associated with Subscapularis Tears.  Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.  Accepted 2019.
  25. Pirkle S, Cook D, Kaskovich S, Bhattacharjee S, Ho A, Shi LL, Lee M. Comparing bleeding and thrombotic rates in spine surgery: an analysis of 119,888 patients. Global Spine Journal. 2019.
  26. Pirkle S, Reddy S, Bhattacharjee S, Shi LL, Lee M. Chronic opioid use is associated with surgical site infection after lumbar fusion. Spine. 2019.