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Addisu Mesfin, M.D.

Publications

Showing all 134 journal articles & 8 books available

Journal Articles

1/9/2020
Bernstein DN, Greenstein AS, D'Amore T, Mesfin A. "Does PROMIS Physical Function, Pain Interference, and Depression Correlate to the Oswestry Disability Index and Neck Disability Index in Spine Trauma Patients?" Spine.. 2020 Jan 9; Epub 2020 Jan 09.

1/8/2020
Melone G, Brodell J, Hernandez C, Menga E, Balkissoon R, Liu X, Zhang J, Mesfin A. "Online ratings of spinal deformity surgeons: analysis of 634 surgeons." Spine deformity.. 2020 Jan 8; Epub 2020 Jan 08.

1/7/2020
Omar A, Ecternacht S, Kurucan E, Jubril A, Mesfin A. "Do Surgical Site Infection Rates Differ Among Microscope-assisted Versus Loupe-assisted Lumbar Discectomies?" Clinical spine surgery.. 2020 Jan 7; Epub 2020 Jan 07.

12/3/2019
Mesfin A, Boriani S, Gambarotti M, Bandiera S, Gasbarrini A. "Can Osteoblastoma evolve to malignancy? A challenge in the decision-making process of a benign spine tumor." World neurosurgery.. 2019 Dec 3; Epub 2019 Dec 03.

12/2019
Bakhsh W, Saleh A, Yokogawa N, Gruber J, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "Cervical Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament: A Computed Tomography-Based Epidemiological Study of 2917 Patients." Global spine journal.. 2019 Dec 0; 9(8):820-825. Epub 2019 Mar 12.

11/15/2019
Bernstein DN, Prong M, Kurucan E, Jain A, Menga EN, Riew KD, Mesfin A. "National Trends and Complications in the Surgical Management of Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament (OPLL)." Spine.. 2019 Nov 15; 44(22):1550-1557.

10/15/2019
Williams DM, Thirukumaran CP, Moses JT, Mesfin A. "Complications and Mortality Rates Following Surgical Management of Extradural Spine Tumors in New York State." Spine.. 2019 Oct 15; Epub 2019 Oct 15.

8/12/2019
Hollenberg AM, Bernstein DN, Baldwin AL, Beltejar MJ, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "Trends and Characteristics of Spine Research from 2006 to 2015: A Review of Spine Articles in a High Impact General Orthopaedic Journal." Spine.. 2019 Aug 12; Epub 2019 Aug 12.

8/12/2019
Kurucan E, Bernstein DN, Ying M, Li Y, Menga EN, Sponseller PD, Mesfin A. "Trends in spinal deformity surgery in Marfan syndrome." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2019 Aug 12; Epub 2019 Aug 12.

8/3/2019
Gosselin MM, Alolabi B, Dickens JF, Li X, Mesfin A, Miller AN, Spraggs-Hughes A. "Cross-Sectional Survey Results on Mental Health Among Orthopedic Surgery Residents Across North America." Journal of surgical education.. 2019 Aug 3; Epub 2019 Aug 03.

8/2019
Isidro S, Molinari R, Ikpeze T, Hernandez C, Mahmoudi MS, Mesfin A. "Outcomes of Halo Immobilization for Cervical Spine Fractures." Global spine journal.. 2019 Aug 0; 9(5):521-526. Epub 2019 Feb 11.

7/29/2019
Mesfin A, Baldwin A, Bernstein D, Emanski E, Molinari R, Menga E, Rubery PT. "Reducing Surgical Site Infections in Spine Tumor Surgery: A comparison of three methods." Spine.. 2019 Jul 29; Epub 2019 Jul 29.

7/23/2019
Bernstein DN, Atkinson J, Fear K, Baumhauer JF, Mesfin A, Rubery PT, Hammert WC. "Determining the Generalizability of the PROMIS Depression Domain's Floor Effect and Completion Time in Patients Undergoing Orthopaedic Surgery." Clinical orthopaedics and related research.. 2019 Jul 23; Epub 2019 Jul 23.

6/26/2019
Li J, Ayoub A, Xiu Y, Yin X, Sanders JO, Mesfin A, Xing L, Yao Z, Boyce BF. "TGF?-induced degradation of TRAF3 in mesenchymal progenitor cells causes age-related osteoporosis." Nature communications.. 2019 Jun 26; 10(1):2795. Epub 2019 Jun 26.

5/15/2019
Li X, Pagani N, Curry EJ, Alolabi B, Dickens JF, Miller AN, Mesfin A. "Factors Influencing Resident Satisfaction and Fellowship Selection in Orthopaedic Training Programs: An American Orthopaedic Association North American Traveling Fellowship Project." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2019 May 15; 101(10):e46.

4/2019
Mika AP, Mesfin A, Rubery PT, Molinari R, Kebaish KM, Menga EN. "Proximal Junctional Kyphosis: A Pediatric and Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery Dilemma." JBJS reviews.. 2019 Apr 0; 7(4):e4.

3/2019
Arul K, Ge L, Ikpeze T, Baldwin A, Mesfin A. "Traumatic spinal cord injuries in geriatric population: etiology, management, and complications." Journal of spine surgery.. 2019 Mar 0; 5(1):38-45.

3/2019
Bernstein DN, Keswani A, Chi D, Dowdell JE, Overley SC, Chaudhary SB, Mesfin A. "Development and validation of risk-adjustment models for elective, single-level posterior lumbar spinal fusions." Journal of spine surgery.. 2019 Mar 0; 5(1):46-57.

3/2019
Moses JT, Williams DM, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "The prevalence of Klippel-Feil syndrome in pediatric patients: analysis of 831 CT scans." Journal of spine surgery.. 2019 Mar 0; 5(1):66-71.

2/16/2019
Chen X, Xu G, Bi Q, Huang Y, Shao H, Jin M, Mesfin A, Zhang J. "Cauda Equina Syndrome as the first Manifestation of von Hippel-Lindau Disease: A Case Report." World neurosurgery.. 2019 Feb 16; Epub 2019 Feb 16.

2/2019
Thirukumaran CP, Glance LG, Cai X, Balkissoon R, Mesfin A, Li Y. "Performance Of Safety-Net Hospitals In Year 1 Of The Comprehensive Care For Joint Replacement Model." Health affairs.. 2019 Feb 0; 38(2):190-196.

1/7/2019
Bernstein DN, Fear K, Mesfin A, Hammert WC, Mitten DJ, Rubery PT, Baumhauer JF. "Patient-reported outcomes use during orthopaedic surgery clinic visits improves the patient experience." Musculoskeletal care.. 2019 Jan 7; Epub 2019 Jan 07.

1/7/2019
Bernstein DN, St John M, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "PROMIS Pain Interference (PI) is Superior to the Likert Pain Scale (LPS) for Pain Assessment in Spine Patients." Spine.. 2019 Jan 7; Epub 2019 Jan 07.

1/2019
Bernstein DN, Papuga MO, Sanders JO, Rubery PT, Menga EN, Mesfin A. "Evaluating the Correlation and Performance of PROMIS to SRS Questionnaires in Adult and Pediatric Spinal Deformity Patients." Spine deformity.. 2019 Jan 0; 7(1):118-124.

12/2018
Thirukumaran CP, Glance LG, Rosenthal MB, Temkin-Greener H, Balkissoon R, Mesfin A, Li Y. "Impact of Medicare's Nonpayment Program on Venous Thromboembolism Following Hip and Knee Replacements." Health services research.. 2018 Dec 0; 53(6):4381-4402. Epub 2018 Jul 18.

12/2018
Gale NC, Zeigler SL, Towler C, Mondal S, Issen KA, Mesfin A, Michalek AJ, Kuxhaus L. "Increased lumbar spinal column laxity due to low-angle, low-load cyclic flexion may predispose to acute injury." . 2018 Dec 0; 1(4):e1038. Epub 2018 Nov 28.

11/21/2018
Ge L, Arul K, Mesfin A. "Spinal Cord Injury from Spinal Tumors: Prevalence, Management, and Outcomes." World neurosurgery.. 2018 Nov 21; Epub 2018 Nov 21.

11/20/2018
Bernstein DN, Bakhsh W, Papuga MO, Menga EN, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "An Evaluation of PROMIS in Patients with Primary or Metastatic Spine Tumors." Spine.. 2018 Nov 20; Epub 2018 Nov 20.

11/2018
Hollenberg AM, Baldwin AL, Mesfin A, Silberstein H. "Rupture of Giant Anterior Sacral Meningocele in a Patient with Marfan Syndrome: Diagnosis and Management." World neurosurgery.. 2018 Nov 0; 119:137-141. Epub 2018 Aug 06.

10/2018
Bernstein DN, Kurucan E, Menga EN, Molinari RW, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "Comparison of adult spinal deformity patients with and without rheumatoid arthritis undergoing primary non-cervical spinal fusion surgery: a nationwide analysis of 52,818 patients." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2018 Oct 0; 18(10):1861-1866. Epub 2018 Apr 06.

10/2018
Ankomah F, Ikpeze T, Mesfin A. "The Top 50 Most-Cited Articles on Thoracolumbar Fractures." World neurosurgery.. 2018 Oct 0; 118:e699-e706. Epub 2018 Aug 03.

9/25/2018
Hollenberg AM, Bernstein DN, Beltejar MJ, Terry T, Mesfin A. "Publication Rate of Podium Presentations from the Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting." Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society.. 2018 Sep 25; Epub 2018 Sep 25.

9/5/2018
Bernstein DN, Lawson M, Menga EN, O'Keefe RJ, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "Scholarly Success of Orthopaedic Surgeons Participating in the Clinician Scholar Career Development Program." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2018 Sep 5; 100(17):e115.

9/2018
Kurucan E, Bernstein DN, Mesfin A. "Surgical management of spinal fractures in ankylosing spondylitis." Journal of spine surgery.. 2018 Sep 0; 4(3):501-508.

9/2018
D'Amore T, Boyce B, Mesfin A. "Chordoma of the mobile spine and sacrum: clinical management and prognosis." Journal of spine surgery.. 2018 Sep 0; 4(3):546-552.

8/2/2018
Rubery PT, Houck J, Mesfin A, Molinari R, Papuga MO. "Preoperative PROMIS Scores Assist in Predicting Early Postoperative Success in Lumbar Discectomy." Spine.. 2018 Aug 2; Epub 2018 Aug 02.

7/2018
Mika A, Mesfin A. "Update on the Management of Sacral Metastases." JBJS reviews.. 2018 Jul 0; 6(7):e8.

7/2018
Bernstein DN, Mesfin A, Bozic KJ. "Total Joint Arthroplasty Quality Ratings: How Are They Similar and How Are They Different?" The American journal of orthopedics.. 2018 Jul 0; 47(7)

6/15/2018
Zhang J, Omar A, Mesfin A. "Online Ratings of Spine Surgeons: Analysis of 208 Surgeons." Spine.. 2018 Jun 15; 43(12):E722-E726.

6/2018
Yokogawa N, Ishikawa M, Nishitani K, Beck CA, Tsuchiya H, Mesfin A, Kates SL, Daiss JL, Xie C, Schwarz EM. "Immunotherapy synergizes with debridement and antibiotic therapy in a murine 1-stage exchange model of MRSA implant-associated osteomyelitis." Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society.. 2018 Jun 0; 36(6):1590-1598. Epub 2018 Feb 05.

6/2018
Kelly M, Zhang J, Humphrey CA, Gorczyca JT, Mesfin A. "Surgical management of U/H type sacral fractures: outcomes following iliosacral and lumbopelvic fixation." Journal of spine surgery.. 2018 Jun 0; 4(2):361-367.

5/2018
Liao H, Mesfin A, Luo J. "Joint Vertebrae Identification and Localization in Spinal CT Images by Combining Short- and Long-Range Contextual Information." IEEE transactions on medical imaging.. 2018 May 0; 37(5):1266-1275.

5/2018
Raudenbush B, Frost C, Okafor R, Chen C, Qui X, Mesfin A. "Publication Rate of Podium Presentations From the North American Spine Society Annual Meetings." Global spine journal.. 2018 May 0; 8(3):273-278. Epub 2017 Jun 23.

4/15/2018
Saleh A, Gruber J, Bakhsh W, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "How Common Is the Ponticulus Posticus?: A Computed Tomography Based Analysis of 2917 Patients." Spine.. 2018 Apr 15; 43(8):E436-E441.

4/2018
Jain A, Menga E, Mesfin A. "Outcomes Following Surgical Management of Cauda Equina Syndrome: Does Race Matter?" Journal of racial and ethnic health disparities.. 2018 Apr 0; 5(2):287-292. Epub 2017 Apr 21.

3/2018
Ge L, Arul K, Ikpeze T, Baldwin A, Nickels JL, Mesfin A. "Traumatic and Nontraumatic Spinal Cord Injuries." World neurosurgery.. 2018 Mar 0; 111:e142-e148. Epub 2017 Dec 15.

3/2018
Ikpeze T, Mesfin A. "The top 50 cited articles on chordomas." Journal of spine surgery.. 2018 Mar 0; 4(1):37-44.

2/15/2018
Mesfin A, Zhou F, Scemama C, Kaito T, Tornero E, Nassr A. "The 2017 Cervical Spine Research Society International Traveling Fellowship." Spine.. 2018 Feb 15; 43(4):235-238.

2/2018
Foxx KC, Mesfin A, Molinari R. "Negative-pressure dressing management of recurrent postoperative epidural hematoma and uncontrollable intraoperative hemorrhage in posterior spine surgery: report of 4 cases." Journal of neurosurgery. Spine.. 2018 Feb 0; 28(2):220-225. Epub 2017 Dec 01.

1/2018
Zimering JH, Mesfin A. "Posterior reversible encephalopathy syndrome following elevated mean arterial pressures for cervical spinal cord injury." The journal of spinal cord medicine.. 2018 Jan 0; 41(1):111-114. Epub 2016 Dec 05.

2018
Gruber J, Saleh A, Bakhsh W, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "The Prevalence of Klippel-Feil Syndrome: A Computed Tomography-Based Analysis of 2,917 Patients." Spine deformity.. 2018 6(4):448-453.

2018
Kurucan E, Bernstein DN, Thirukumaran C, Jain A, Menga EN, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "National Trends in Spinal Fusion Surgery for Neurofibromatosis." Spine deformity.. 2018 6(6):712-718.

2018
Baldwin AL, McMahon SJ, Mesfin A. "What Factors Influence Compliance With Sequential Compression Devices in an Orthopaedic Unit: A Quality Assurance Observational Study." Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances.. 2018 27(4):307-311.

12/1/2017
Baldus C, Kelly MP, Yanik EL, Drake BF, Ahmad A, Mesfin A, Bridwell KH. "Incidence of Cancer in Spinal Deformity Patients Receiving High-Dose (?40?mg) Bone Morphogenetic Protein (rhBMP-2)." Spine.. 2017 Dec 1; 42(23):1785-1791.

12/2017
Bakhsh W, Childs S, Ikpeze T, Mesfin A. "Lumbar Spine Infection by Granulicatella and Abiotrophia Species." World neurosurgery.. 2017 Dec 0; 108:997.e1-997.e3. Epub 2017 Sep 20.

11/15/2017
McCalla D, Rubery PT, Foxx K, Molinari RW, Sanders JO, Mesfin A. "Louis A. Goldstein, MD: A Pioneer in Spinal Deformity Surgery." Spine.. 2017 Nov 15; 42(22):1744-1747.

11/14/2017
Zhang J, Omar A, Mesfin A. "On-line Ratings of Spine Surgeons: Analysis of 208 surgeons." Spine.. 2017 Nov 14; Epub 2017 Nov 14.

11/2017
Baldwin A, Mesfin A. "Adjacent Segment Disease 44 Years Following Posterior Spinal Fusion for Congenital Lumbar Kyphosis." Spine deformity.. 2017 Nov 0; 5(6):435-439.

8/2017
Saleh A, Thirukumaran C, Mesfin A, Molinari RW. "Complications and readmission after lumbar spine surgery in elderly patients: an analysis of 2,320 patients." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2017 Aug 0; 17(8):1106-1112. Epub 2017 Apr 03.

7/2017
Bernstein DN, Thirukumaran C, Saleh A, Molinari RW, Mesfin A. "Complications and Readmission After Cervical Spine Surgery in Elderly Patients: An Analysis of 1786 Patients." World neurosurgery.. 2017 Jul 0; 103:859-868.e8. Epub 2017 Apr 26.

6/2017
Ikpeze TC, Mesfin A. "Spinal Cord Injury in the Geriatric Population: Risk Factors, Treatment Options, and Long-Term Management." Geriatric orthopaedic surgery & rehabilitation.. 2017 Jun 0; 8(2):115-118. Epub 2017 Mar 20.

5/2017
Raudenbush BL, McCalla D, Mesfin A, Rubery PT. "Myositis ossificans of the longus coli muscle following cervical spine fracture-dislocation." The journal of spinal cord medicine.. 2017 May 0; 40(3):372-376. Epub 2016 Mar 09.

5/2017
Bernstein DN, Brodell D, Li Y, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "Impact of the Economic Downturn on Elective Lumbar Spine Surgery in the United States: A National Trend Analysis, 2003 to 2013." Global spine journal.. 2017 May 0; 7(3):213-219. Epub 2017 Apr 06.

3/2017
Omar A, Mesfin A. "Odontoid Fracture in a Patient With Diffuse Idiopathic Skeletal Hyperostosis." Geriatric orthopaedic surgery & rehabilitation.. 2017 Mar 0; 8(1):14-17. Epub 2016 Dec 27.

2017
Al-Hourani K, Al-Aref R, Ley-Greaves R, Ballout F, Mesfin A. "Five-year publication rate of podium presentations at SICOT Annual Conference: an observational study and new objective proposal of conference power." SICOT-J.. 2017 3:36. Epub 2017 May 17.

12/2016
Bernstein DN, Jain A, Brodell D, Li Y, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "Impact of the Economic Downturn on Elective Cervical Spine Surgery in the United States: A National Trend Analysis, 2003-2013." World neurosurgery.. 2016 Dec 0; 96:538-544. Epub 2016 Sep 22.

11/16/2016
Mesfin A, Li X, Dickens JF, Alolabi B, Miller AN. "The 2015 AOA North American Traveling Fellowship." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2016 Nov 16; 98(22):e100.

11/2016
Prasad V, Mesfin A, Lee R, Reigrut J, Schmidt J. "Probing and Tapping: Are We Inserting Pedicle Screws Correctly?" Spine deformity.. 2016 Nov 0; 4(6):395-399. Epub 2016 Oct 26.

10/15/2016
Chang JH, Shin JH, Yamada Y, Mesfin A, Fehlings MG, Rhines LD, Sahgal A. "Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy for Spinal Metastases: What are the Risks and How Do We Minimize Them?" Spine.. 2016 Oct 15; 41 Suppl 20:S238-S245.

10/15/2016
Laufer I, Zuckerman SL, Bird JE, Bilsky M, Lazáry Á, Quraishi NA, Fehlings MG, Sciubba DM, Shin JH, Mesfin A, Sahgal A, Fisher CG. "Predicting Neurologic Recovery after Surgery in Patients with Deficits Secondary to MESCC: Systematic Review." Spine.. 2016 Oct 15; 41 Suppl 20:S224-S230.

10/15/2016
Mesfin A, Sciubba D, Dea N, Nater A, Bird J, Quraishi NA, Fisher CG, Shin J, Fehlings MG, Kumar N, Clarke M. "Changing the Adverse Event Profile in Metastatic Spine Surgery: An Evidence-Based Approach to Target Wound Complications and Instrumentation Failure." Spine.. 2016 Oct 15; 41 Suppl 20:S262-S270.

10/15/2016
Dea N, Charest-Morin R, Sciubba DM, Bird JE, Disch AC, Mesfin A, Lazáry Á, Fisher CG, Ames C. "Optimizing the Adverse Event and HRQOL Profiles in the Management of Primary Spine Tumors." Spine.. 2016 Oct 15; 41 Suppl 20:S212-S217.

9/21/2016
Arul K, Mesfin A. "The Top 100 Cited Papers in Health Care Disparities: a Bibliometric Analysis." Journal of racial and ethnic health disparities.. 2016 Sep 21; Epub 2016 Sep 21.

9/2016
Yazdi F, Mesfin A. "Absence of bilateral C2 pars in a child with osteogenesis imperfecta." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2016 Sep 0; 16(9):e581-2. Epub 2016 Feb 13.

9/2016
Raudenbush BL, Thirukumaran CP, Li Y, Sanders JO, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "Impact of a Comparative Study on the Management of Scoliosis in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: Are Corticosteroids Decreasing the Rate of Scoliosis Surgery in the United States?" Spine.. 2016 Sep 0; 41(17):E1030-8.

7/15/2016
Papuga MO, Mesfin A, Molinari R, Rubery PT. "Correlation of PROMIS Physical Function and Pain CAT Instruments With Oswestry Disability Index and Neck Disability Index in Spine Patients." Spine.. 2016 Jul 15; 41(14):1153-9.

7/1/2016
Belayneh R, Mesfin A. "Analysis of Internet Information on Lateral Lumbar Interbody Fusion." Orthopedics.. 2016 Jul 1; 39(4):e701-7. Epub 2016 Apr 27.

6/2016
Al-Hourani K, Al-Aref R, Mesfin A. "Upper Cervical Epidural Abscess in Clinical Practice: Diagnosis and Management." Global spine journal.. 2016 Jun 0; 6(4):383-93. Epub 2015 Oct 13.

5/2016
Okafor R, Molinari W, Molinari R, Mesfin A. "Intrawound Vancomycin Powder for Spine Tumor Surgery." Global spine journal.. 2016 May 0; 6(3):207-11. Epub 2015 Jul 16.

3/2016
Abiola R, Rubery P, Mesfin A. "Ossification of the Posterior Longitudinal Ligament: Etiology, Diagnosis, and Outcomes of Nonoperative and Operative Management." Global spine journal.. 2016 Mar 0; 6(2):195-204. Epub 2015 Jun 30.

3/2016
Thirukumaran CP, Raudenbush B, Li Y, Molinari R, Rubery P, Mesfin A. "National Trends in the Surgical Management of Adult Lumbar Isthmic Spondylolisthesis: 1998 to 2011." Spine.. 2016 Mar 0; 41(6):490-501.

2/2016
Mesfin A, Bakhsh WR, Chuntarapas T, Riew KD. "Cervical Scoliosis: Clinical and Radiographic Outcomes." Global spine journal.. 2016 Feb 0; 6(1):7-13. Epub 2015 Jun 05.

2016
Ikpeze T, Mesfin A. "Spinal Cord Injury in the Geriatric Population: Risk Factors, Treatment Options, and Long-Term Management". Geriatric Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation. 2016; .

12/2015
Al-Hourani K, Frost C, Mesfin A. "Upper Cervical Epidural Abscess in a Patient With Parkinson Disease: A Case Report and Review." Geriatric orthopaedic surgery & rehabilitation.. 2015 Dec 0; 6(4):328-33.

11/2015
Mesfin A, El Dafrawy MH, Jain A, Hassanzadeh H, Kebaish KM. "Total En Bloc Spondylectomy for Primary and Metastatic Spine Tumors." Orthopedics.. 2015 Nov 0; 38(11):e995-e1000.

11/2015
Frost C, Rubery PT, Mesfin A. "The Publication Rate of Presentations at Two International Spine Meetings: Scoliosis Research Society and International Meeting of Advanced Spinal Techniques." Spine deformity.. 2015 Nov 0; 3(6):528-532. Epub 2015 Oct 28.

10/1/2015
Lee SH, Mesfin A, Riew KD. "Delayed esophageal perforation after anterior cervical fusion and retropharyngeal steroid use: a report of two cases." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2015 Oct 1; 15(10):e75-80. Epub 2015 Jun 28.

9/2015
Bessette MC, Mesfin A. "Cauda equina syndrome caused by retained hemostatic agents." Journal of clinical neuroscience : official journal of the Neurosurgical Society of Australasia.. 2015 Sep 0; 22(9):1518-20. Epub 2015 May 16.

6/2015
Colangeli S, Barbanti Brodàno G, Gasbarrini A, Bandiera S, Mesfin A, Griffoni C, Boriani S. "Polyetheretherketone (PEEK) rods: short-term results in lumbar spine degenerative disease." Journal of neurosurgical sciences.. 2015 Jun 0; 59(2):91-6.

5/15/2015
Okafor L, Frost C, Mesfin A. "Publication rate of paper presentations from the Cervical Spine Research Society annual meeting." Spine.. 2015 May 15; 40(10):699-702.

4/2015
Mesfin A, El Dafrawy MH, Jain A, Hassanzadeh H, Kostuik JP, Lemma MA, Kebaish KM. "Surgical outcomes of long spinal fusions for scoliosis in adult patients with rheumatoid arthritis." Journal of neurosurgery. Spine.. 2015 Apr 0; 22(4):367-73. Epub 2015 Feb 06.

4/2015
Frost C, Mesfin A. "Online reviews of orthopedic surgeons: an emerging trend." Orthopedics.. 2015 Apr 0; 38(4):e257-62.

3/1/2015
Brodell DW, Jain A, Elfar J, Mesfin A. "National trends in the management of central cord syndrome: an analysis of 16,134 patients." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2015 Mar 1; 15(3):435-42. Epub 2014 Sep 28.

2/2015
Mesfin A, Park MS, Piyaskulkaew C, Chuntarapas T, Song KS, Kim HJ, Riew KD. "Neck Pain following Laminoplasty." Global spine journal.. 2015 Feb 0; 5(1):17-22. Epub 2014 Oct 25.

1/2015
Mesfin A, Buchowski JM, Gokaslan ZL, Bird JE. "Management of metastatic cervical spine tumors." The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.. 2015 Jan 0; 23(1):38-46.

1/2015
Jain A, Sponseller PD, Kebaish KM, Mesfin A. "National Trends in Spinal Fusion Surgery For Scheuermann Kyphosis." Spine deformity.. 2015 Jan 0; 3(1):52-56. Epub 2014 Dec 18.

2015
Mesfin A, Canham C, Okafor L. "Prevention training of wrong-site spine surgery." Journal of surgical education.. 2015 72(4):680-4. Epub 2015 Apr 15.

12/1/2014
Mesfin A, Lenke LG, Bridwell KH, Akhtar U, Jupitz JM, Fogelson JL, Hershman S, Kim HJ, Koester LA. "Does preoperative narcotic use adversely affect outcomes and complications after spinal deformity surgery? A comparison of nonnarcotic- with narcotic-using groups." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2014 Dec 1; 14(12):2819-25. Epub 2014 Apr 04.

10/1/2014
Frost C, Mesfin A. "Butterfly vertebra mimicking a compression fracture." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2014 Oct 1; 14(10):2509-10. Epub 2014 May 16.

9/15/2014
Jain A, Menga EN, Hassanzadeh H, Jain P, Lemma MA, Mesfin A. "Thoracic disc disorders with myelopathy: treatment trends, patient characteristics, and complications." Spine.. 2014 Sep 15; 39(20):E1233-8.

9/2014
Kim HJ, Lenke LG, Oshima Y, Chuntarapas T, Mesfin A, Hershman S, Fogelson JL, Riew KD. "Cervical Lordosis Actually Increases With Aging and Progressive Degeneration in Spinal Deformity Patients." Spine deformity.. 2014 Sep 0; 2(5):410-414. Epub 2014 Aug 27.

8/2014
Bakhsh W, Mesfin A. "Online ratings of orthopedic surgeons: analysis of 2185 reviews." The American journal of orthopedics.. 2014 Aug 0; 43(8):359-63.

2/1/2014
Park MS, Mesfin A, Stoker GE, Song KS, Kennedy C, Riew KD. "Sagittal range of motion after extensive cervical fusion." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2014 Feb 1; 14(2):338-43. Epub 2013 Sep 08.

2014
Tom JA, Mesfin A, Shah MP, Javandel M, Lee DJ, Cerynik DL, Amin NH. "Anatomical considerations of the suprascapular nerve in rotator cuff repairs." Anatomy research international. 2014 2014:674179. Epub 2014 Mar 03.

2014
Ghermandi R, Mesfin A, Terzi S, Colangeli S, Zamparini E, Gasbarrini A. "Spondylodiscitis in familial dysautonomia: a case report." European review for medical and pharmacological sciences.. 2014 18(1 Suppl):60-5.

2014
Bakhsh WR, Mesfin A. "Mycobacterium kansasii infection of the spine in a patient with sarcoidosis: a case report and literature review." Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances.. 2014 23(3):162-5.

12/1/2013
Song KS, Chaiwat P, Kim HJ, Mesfin A, Park SM, Riew KD. "Anterior cervical fusion assessment using reconstructed computed tomographic scans: surgical confirmation of 254 segments." Spine.. 2013 Dec 1; 38(25):2171-7.

9/4/2013
Mesfin A, Buchowski JM, Zebala LP, Bakhsh WR, Aronson AB, Fogelson JL, Hershman S, Kim HJ, Ahmad A, Bridwell KH. "High-dose rhBMP-2 for adults: major and minor complications: a study of 502 spine cases." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2013 Sep 4; 95(17):1546-53.

9/2013
Mesfin A, Ghermandi R, Castiello E, Donati DM, Boriani S. "Secondary chondrosarcoma of the lumbar spine in hereditary multiple exostoses." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2013 Sep 0; 13(9):1158-9. Epub 2013 Jul 09.

9/2013
Mesfin A, Komanski CB, Khanna AJ. "Failure of cement-augmented pedicle screws in the osteoporotic spine: a case report." Geriatric orthopaedic surgery & rehabilitation.. 2013 Sep 0; 4(3):84-8.

9/2013
Hassanzadeh H, Jain A, Kebaish KM, Neubauer PR, Mesfin A, Stein BE, Ain MC. "Prevalence of Allograft Contamination During Intraoperative Processing for Spinal Deformity Correction Surgery." Spine deformity.. 2013 Sep 0; 1(5):348-351. Epub 2013 Sep 25.

9/2013
Mesfin A, Lenke LG, Bridwell KH, Jupitz JM, Akhtar U, Fogelson JL, Hershman S, Kim HJ, Koester LA. "Weight Change and Clinical Outcomes Following Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery in Overweight and Obese Patients." Spine deformity.. 2013 Sep 0; 1(5):377-381. Epub 2013 Sep 25.

8/15/2013
Bakhsh WR, Mesfin A, Bridwell KH. "Arachnoiditis ossificans after revision adolescent idiopathic scoliosis surgery: a 22-year follow-up and review." Spine.. 2013 Aug 15; 38(18):E1166-70.

8/7/2013
Hassanzadeh H, Jain A, El Dafrawy MH, Mesfin A, Neubauer PR, Skolasky RL, Kebaish KM. "Clinical results and functional outcomes of primary and revision spinal deformity surgery in adults." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2013 Aug 7; 95(15):1413-9.

6/2013
Mesfin A, Buchowski JM, Mehrad M, Xu J. "Neck pain in a 27-year-old man." Clinical orthopaedics and related research.. 2013 Jun 0; 471(6):1763-8. Epub 2013 Feb 15.

5/15/2013
Kim HJ, Bridwell KH, Lenke LG, Park MS, Ahmad A, Song KS, Piyaskulkaew C, Hershman S, Fogelson J, Mesfin A. "Proximal junctional kyphosis results in inferior SRS pain subscores in adult deformity patients." Spine.. 2013 May 15; 38(11):896-901.

4/20/2013
Hassanzadeh H, Jain A, El Dafrawy MH, Ain MC, Mesfin A, Skolasky RL, Kebaish KM. "Three-column osteotomies in the treatment of spinal deformity in adult patients 60 years old and older: outcome and complications." Spine.. 2013 Apr 20; 38(9):726-31.

1/2013
Mesfin A, Ahn NU, Carrino JA, Sponseller PD. "Ten-year clinical and imaging follow-up of dural ectasia in adults with Marfan syndrome." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2013 Jan 0; 13(1):62-7. Epub 2012 Dec 06.

2013
Hassanzadeh H, Jain A, Kebaish KM, Neubauer PR, Mesfin A, Stein BE, Ain MC. "Prevalence of allograft contamination during intraoperative processing for spinal deformity correction surgery". Spinal Deformity. 2013; .

2013
Mesfin A, Nesterenko SO, Al-Hourani KG, Jain A, Sponseller PD. "Management of hangman's fractures and a subaxial compression fracture in two children with osteogenesis imperfecta." Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances.. 2013 22(4):326-9.

12/2012
Mesfin A, Goddard MS, Tuakli-Wosornu YA, Khanuja HS. "Total hip and knee arthroplasty in patients with hereditary multiple exostoses." Orthopedics.. 2012 Dec 0; 35(12):e1807-10.

6/2012
Mesfin A, Sponseller PD, Leet AI. "Spinal muscular atrophy: manifestations and management." The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.. 2012 Jun 0; 20(6):393-401.

2012
Mesfin A, Farjoodi P, Tuakli-Wosornu YA, Yan AY, Lemma MA, LaPorte DM. "An analysis of the Orthopaedic In-Training Examination rehabilitation section." Journal of surgical education.. 2012 69(3):286-91. Epub 2011 Nov 29.

2012
Mesfin A, McCarthy EF, Kebaish KM. "Surgical treatment of aneurysmal bone cysts of the spine." The Iowa orthopaedic journal.. 2012 32:40-5.

8/2011
Mesfin A, Gjolaj JP, Lemma MA. "A method for intraoperative repositioning of the cervical spine during posterior cervical surgery." Orthopedics.. 2011 Aug 0; 34(8):597-9.

6/2011
Mesfin A, Lemma MA. "Bilateral pars fractures complicating long fusion to L5 in a patient with rheumatoid arthritis." Spine.. 2011 Jun 0; 36(13):E882-5.

6/2011
Johnson TS, Mesfin A, Farmer KW, McGuigan LA, Alamo IG, Jones LC, Johnson DC. "Accuracy of intra-articular glenohumeral injections: the anterosuperior technique with arthroscopic documentation." Arthroscopy : the journal of arthroscopic & related surgery : official publication of the Arthroscopy Association of North America and the International Arthroscopy Association.. 2011 Jun 0; 27(6):745-9.

4/2011
Yan AY, Mesfin A, Schon LC. "Lateral process talus fracture in a kayaking injury." Orthopedics.. 2011 Apr 0; 34(4):296-9.

3/11/2011
Mesfin A, Lum YW, Nayfeh T, Mears SC. "Compartment syndrome in patients with massive venous thrombosis after inferior vena cava filter placement." Orthopedics.. 2011 Mar 11; 34(3):229. Epub 2011 Mar 11.

12/2010
Farjoodi P, Mesfin A, Carrino JA, Khanna AJ. "Magnetic resonance imaging of the musculoskeletal system: basic science, pulse sequences, and a systematic approach to image interpretation." The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume.. 2010 Dec 0; 92 Suppl 2:105-16.

2008
Peelle MW, Boachie-Adjei O, Charles G, Kanazawa Y, Mesfin A. "Lumbar curve response to selective thoracic fusion in adult idiopathic scoliosis." The spine journal : official journal of the North American Spine Society.. 2008 8(6):897-903. Epub 2008 Feb 08.

3/1/2006
El-Amin SF, Botchwey E, Tuli R, Kofron MD, Mesfin A, Sethuraman S, Tuan RS, Laurencin CT. "Human osteoblast cells: isolation, characterization, and growth on polymers for musculoskeletal tissue engineering." Journal of biomedical materials research. Part A.. 2006 Mar 1; 76(3):439-49.

2006
Leet AI, Mesfin A, Pichard C, Launay F, Brintzenhofeszoc K, Levey EB, D Sponseller P. "Fractures in children with cerebral palsy." Journal of pediatric orthopedics.. 2006 26(5):624-7.

Ikpeze TC, Mesfin A. "Interest in Orthopedic Surgery Residency: A Google Trends Analysis." Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances.. 0 27(2):98-101.

Books & Chapters

2019
Chapter Title: Thoracic Discectomy
Book Title: The Textbook of Spinal Surgery
Author List: Mesfin A. Sherif S
Published By: Wolters Kluwer Health2019

2019
Chapter Title: Correction of cervical scoliosis & hemivertebra resection.
Book Title: Cervical Spine Surgery: Standard and Advanced Techniques
Author List: Mesfin A, Koller H, Riew KD
Published By: Springer2019

2018
Chapter Title: The Comprehensive Anatomical Spinal Osteotomy Classification
Book Title: 50 Studies Every Spine Surgeon Should Know
Author List: Saleh A, Mesfin A
Published By: CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group2018

2018
Book Title: Complications Related to Cervicothoracic Instrumentation
Author List: Mesfin A.
Published By: New York: Thieme Medical Publisher.2018

2018
Chapter Title: Complications related to spine tumor surgery
Book Title: Spinal Instrumentation.
Author List: Mesfin A, Buchowski J
Published By: New York: Thieme Medical Publisher.2018

2017
Chapter Title: Medical Myelopathies.
Book Title: Rothman-Simeone: The Spine
Author List: Raudenbush B, Selioutski O, Samkoff L, Khanna AJ, Mesfin A
Published By: Elsevier2017

2012
Chapter Title: Spinal Deformity in Dysplasias and Syndromes.
Book Title: Scoliosis Research Society E-Text
Author List: Sponseller PD, Mesfin A.
Published By: SRS2012

2008
Chapter Title: Spine Deformity Secondary to Dysplasias and other Diseases
Book Title: Surgery of the Pediatric Spine
Author List: Sponseller PD, Mesfin A.
Published By: Thieme Medical Publisher2008 in New York