Published 4/1/2018

Congratulations to the 2018 Poster Award Winners

More than 1,000 posters were accepted for display at the AAOS 2018 Annual Meeting in New Orleans. The overall best poster was announced onsite by Marc R. Safran, MD, chair of the Central Program Committee, during the Poster and Scientific Exhibit Award Ceremony and Breakfast event on March 9. Poster P0724 was recognized as the best poster overall.

The following is a list of winning posters and their authors.

Adult Reconstruction Hip
Scientific Exhibit 01
Title: The Spinopelvic Relationship: A Stepwise Approach to Ensuring Stability in High-risk Dislocation Patients Undergoing Total Hip Arthroplasty

Authors: Nima Eftekhary, MD; Ameer M. Elbuluk, BA; Edward M. Delsole, MD; Vinay Aggarwal, MD; Richard Iorio, MD; Aaron Buckland, FRACS; Ran Schwarzkopf, MD; and Jonathan M. Vigdorchik, MD

Scientific Exhibit 06
Title: The Young Adult Hip: A Contemporary Approach to the Pre-Arthritic Hip Disease
Authors: Cecilia Pascual-Garrido, MD; George A. Grammatopoulos, MRCS; Jeffrey J. Nepple, MD; Paul E. Beaule, MD; and John C. Clohisy, MD

Practice Management
Scientific Exhibit 29
Title: Orthopaedic Value-based Purchasing: A Collaborative Approach Between Surgeons and Hospitals

Authors: Ronald W. B. Wyatt, MD; Jerry L. Schilz, MD; Curtis Alan Kiest, MD; Pradeep John Kumar, MD; Matthew Patrick Kelly, MD; Liz Paxton, MA; Robin G. Cisneros; Andy Delgesso, BA; and Jo Carol Hiatt, MD

Adult Reconstruction Hip Poster Session I
Poster P0072
Title: A New Risk-assessment Score and Treatment Algorithm for Patients at High-risk of Dislocation Following Total Hip Arthroplasty

Authors: Jonathan M. Vigdorchik, MD; Ameer M. Elbuluk, BA; Kaitlin M. Carroll, BS; David Jacob Mayman, MD; Richard Iorio, MD; Aaron Buckland, FRACS; and Seth A. Jerabek, MD

Adult Reconstruction Knee Poster Session I
Poster P0199
Title: For Lower Wear of Total Knee Replacements, is Higher or Lower Contact Area Better?

Authors: Hani Haider, PhD; Joel N. Weisenburger, MS; Beau S. Konigsberg, MD; Curtis W. Hartman, MD; and Kevin L. Garvin, MD

Foot and Ankle Poster Session I
Poster P0202
Title: Efficacy of Different Ropivacaine Concentrations (0.5%, 0.6% vs. 0.75%) for Regional Nerve Block in Lower Extremity: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Authors: Dong Hun Kang; Chan Kang, MD, PhD; Deuk Soo Hwang, MD, PhD; Jaehwang Song; Ki Jun Ahn, SR, MD; and Chang Hyun Yoo

Pediatrics Poster Session I
Poster P0245
Title: Generalized Joint Hypermobility Does Not Affect Idiopathic Clubfeet Treated with the Ponseti Method

Authors: Jennifer Beck, MD; Sophia Sangiorgio, PhD; Jay I. Semel, DPT; Edward Ebramzadeh, PhD; and Lewis Evan Zionts, MD

Shoulder and Elbow Poster
Session I
Poster P0282
Title: Narcotic Use and Total Shoulder Arthroplasty

Authors: Jourdan Michael Cancienne, MD; James Bradley Carr II, MD; Michelle Kew, MD; and Brian C. Werner, MD

Spine Poster Session I
Poster P0329
Title: Clinical Features of Thoracic Myelopathy: A Single Center Study

Authors: Kei Ando, MD, and Shiro Imagama, MD, PhD

Sports Medicine Poster Session I
Poster P0410
Title: Wrist Fractures in Skiers and Snowboarders: Incidence, Severity, and Risk Factors for Injury Over 40 Seasons
Authors: Noah James Quinlan, MD; Chad Patton, MD, MS; Adam B. Shafritz, MD; Robert J. Johnson, MD; Carl F. Ettlinger, MS; Bruce Beynnon, PhD; and Jasper E. Shealy

Trauma Poster Session I
Poster P0462
Title: Should Femoral Heads be Sent to Pathology After Arthroplasty for Femoral Neck Fracture?

Authors: Geoffrey Rohlfing, MD; Maximino Brambila, MD; Lisa Husak, MPH; and Jason A. Davis, MD

Hand and Wrist Poster Session II
Poster P0724 (Overall Winner)
Title: The Effect of Metallic Hardware on Patient and Surgical Team Scatter Radiation Exposure Utilizing Mini-C Arm in a Simulated Forearm Fracture Fixation Model

Authors: Michael Groover, DO; Jacob Hinkley, DO; H. Brent Bamberger, DO; Jennifer Evans, DO; and Roland E. Gazaille III, DO

Musculoskeletal Oncology Poster Session II
Poster P0737
Title: Disulfiram Versus Doxorubicin Treatment in an Orthotopic Model of Metastatic Osteosarcoma

Authors: Jared Crasto, MD; Mitchell Fourman, MD; Adel Mahjoub, BA; Alejandro Morales, MD; Jonathan Mandell, BS; Rebecca Jean Watters, PhD; and Kurt Richard Weiss, MD

Practice Management Poster Session II
Poster P0773
Title: Two Years’ Experience of a Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Revision Network: Preoperative Plans are Subject to Change

Authors: Benjamin Bloch, FRCS; Laura Anne Mends; Peter John James, FRCS; and Andrew Manktelow, MD

Spine Poster Session II
Poster P0842
Title: The Impact of Local Steroid Application on Dysphagia Following an Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion: Results of a Prospectively, Randomized, Single Blind Trial

Authors: Ankur Shah Narain, BA; Fady Yousef Hijji, BS; Brittany Haws, BS; Krishna Kudaravalli, BS; Kelly H. Yom, BA; Benjamin C. Mayo, MD; Dustin H. Massel, BS; Khaled Abdulsalam Aboushaala, MD; and Kern Singh, MD