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2016 

Younger, A.S., Glazebrook, M., Veljkovic, A., Goplen, G., Daniels, T.R., Penner, M., Wing, K.J., Dryden, P.J., Wong, H. and Lalonde, K.A. (2016). A Coding System for Reoperations Following Total Ankle Replacement and Ankle Arthrodesis. Foot & Ankle International, 1071100716659037.

2015

Younger, A. S. E., Wing, K. J., Penner, M., Cresswell, M.: A study to evaluate the safety of platelet-derived growth factor for treatment of osteochondral defects of the talus. Springer Link 10.1007/s00167-015-3549-0

Younger, A. S. E., Wing, K. J., Glazebrook, M., Daniels, T. R., Dryden, P. J., Lalonde, K.. . Penner, M. (2015). Patient expectation and satisfaction as measures of operative outcome in end-stage ankle arthritis: A prospective cohort study of total ankle replacement versus ankle fusion. Foot & Ankle International, 36(2), 123-134. doi:10.1177/1071100714565902

Shah, K., Thevendran, G., Younger, A., & Pinney, S. J. (2015). Deep-Vein Thrombosis Prophylaxis in Foot and Ankle Surgery: What is the Current State of Practice? Foot & Ankle Specialist, 8(2), 101.

Schmid, T., & Younger, A. (2015). First metatarsophalangeal joint degeneration. Foot and Ankle Clinics, 20(3), 413-420. doi:10.1016/j.fcl.2015.04.004

Kennedy, S., Barske, H., Wing, K., Penner, M., Daniels, T., Glazebrook, M.. . Younger, A. (2015). SF-36 mental component summary (MCS) score does not predict functional outcome after surgery for end-stage ankle arthritis. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume, 97(20), 1702-1707. doi:10.2106/JBJS.N.01312

Coe, M. P., Sutherland, J. M., Penner, M. J., Younger, A., & Wing, K. J. (2015). Minimal clinically important difference and the effect of clinical variables on the ankle osteoarthritis scale in surgically treated end-stage ankle arthritis. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume,97(10), 818.

Mercer, J., Penner, M., Wing, K., & Younger, A. S. E. (2016). Inconsistency in the reporting of adverse events in total ankle arthroplasty: A systematic review of the literature. Foot & Ankle International, 37(2), 127-136. doi:10.1177/1071100715609719

Thevendran, G., Wang, C., Pinney, S. J., Penner, M. J., Wing, K. J., & Younger, A. S. E. (2015). Nonunion risk assessment in foot and ankle surgery: Proposing a predictive risk assessment model. Foot & Ankle International, 36(8), 901. doi:10.1177/1071100715577789

Daniels, T. R., Younger, A. S. E., Penner, M. J., Wing, K. J., Le, I. L. D., Russell, I. S.. . DiGiovanni, C. W. (2015). Prospective randomized controlled trial of hindfoot and ankle fusions treated with rhPDGF-BB in combination with a β-TCP-collagen matrix. Foot & Ankle International, 36(7), 739.

 

2014

Younger, Alastair S. E., et al. “Initial Hospital-Related Cost Comparison of Total Ankle Replacement and Ankle Fusion with Hip and Knee Joint Replacement.Foot & Ankle International 36.3 (2015;2014;): 253-7. Web

Pedersen, E., Pinsker, E., Younger, A. S. E., Penner, M. J., Wing, K. J., Dryden, P. J.. . Daniels, T. R. (2014). Outcome of total ankle arthroplasty in patients with rheumatoid arthritis and noninflammatory arthritis. A multicenter cohort study comparing clinical outcome and safety. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. American Volume, 96(21), 1768-1775. doi:10.2106/JBJS.M.01164

Kong C, Kolla L, Wing K, Younger A: Arthroscopy Assisted Closed Reduction and Percutaneous Nail Fixation of Unstable Ankle Fractures: Description of a Minimally Invasive Procedure.  20;3 (1): e181-4.  Feb 2014.

Daniels TR, Younger A, Penner M, Wing K, Dryden PJ, Wong H, Glazebrook M.  Intermediate-Term Results of Total Ankle Replacement and Ankle Arthrodesis – A COFAS Multicenter Study.  J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 Jan 15. 96(2):135-42. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.L.01597. PubMed PMID: 24430413.

Pakzad H, Thevendran G, Penner M, Qian H, Younger A. Factors Associated with Longer Length of Hospital Stay After Primary Elective Ankle Surgery for End-stage Ankle Arthritis. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 Jan 1. 96(1):32-9. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.K.00834. PubMed PMID: 24382722.

Glazebrook M, Beasley W, Daniels T, Evangelista PT, Donahue R, Younger A, Pinzur MS, Baumhauer JF, DiGiovanni CW. Establishing the Relationship Between Clinical Outcome and Extent of Osseous Bridging Between Computed Tomography Assessment in Isolated Hindfoot and Ankle Fusions. Foot Ankle Int. 2013 Dec. 34(12):1612-8. doi: 10.1177/1071100713504746. Epub 2013 Sep 16. PubMed PMID: 24043351.

 

2013

Younger, A. S., Baumhauer, J. F., & Glazebrook, M. (2013). Polyvinyl alcohol hemiarthroplasty for first metatarsophalangeal joint arthritis. Current Orthopaedic Practice, 24(5), 493-497.

Younger, A. S. E., & Baumhauer, J. F. (2013). Polyvinyl alcohol hydrogel hemiarthroplasty of the great toe: Technique and indications. Techniques in Foot & Ankle Surgery, 12(3), 164-169. doi:10.1097/BTF.0b013e3182a2b350

Glazebrook M, Younger A, Lalonde KA. A Prospective Pilot Study of B2A-Coated Ceramic Granules (Amplex) Compared to Autograft for Ankle and Hindfoot Arthrodesis. Foot Ankle Int. 2013 Aug. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23463779.

Di Giovanni C, Lin SS, Baumhauer J, Daniels T, Younger AS, Glazebrook M, Anderson J, Anderson R, Evangelista P, Lynch S: Recombinant Human Platelet-Derived Growth Factor –BB and Beta-Tricalcium Phosphate (rhPDGF-BB/Beta –TCP): A New Alternative to Promote Bone Regeneration.  JBJS A 2013 Jul, (95) 13: 1184-1192.

Sproule JA, Chin T, Amin A, Daniels T, Younger AS, Boyd G, Glazebrook MA. Clinical and radiographic outcomes of the mobility total ankle arthroplasty system: early results from a prospective multicenter study. Foot Ankle Int. 2013 Apr;34(4):491-7. doi: 10.1177/1071100713477610. Epub 2013 Feb 15. PubMed PMID: 23418078.

Townshend D, Di Silvestro M, Krause F, Penner MYounger A, Glazebrook M, Wing KArthroscopic versus open ankle arthrodesis: a multicenter comparative case series. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2013 Jan 16;95(2):98-102. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.K.01240. PubMed PMID: 23235956.

 

2012

Penner MJ, Pakzad H, Younger A, Wing KJ. Mean BMI of overweight and obese patients does not decrease after successful ankle reconstruction. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2012 May 2;94(9):e57. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.K.00513. PubMed PMID: 22552679.

Madeley NJ,  Wing K,  Topliss C,  Penner MJ,  Glazebrook MA, Younger AS: Responsiveness and validity of the SF-36, Ankle Osteoarthritis Scale, AOFAS Ankle Hindfoot Score, and Foot Function Index in end stage ankle arthritis. Foot Ankle Int. 33: 57-63, 2012.

Krause FG, Di Silvestro M, Penner MJ, Wing KJ, Glazebrook MA, Daniels TR, Lau JT, Younger AS. The post-operative COFAS end-stage ankle arthritis classification system: interobserver and intraobserver reliability. Foot Ankle Spec. 2012 Feb;5(1):31-6. doi: 10.1177/1938640011433051. Epub 2012 Jan 20. PubMed PMID: 22267865.

 

 2011

Krause F. G, Windlof M, Bora B, Penner MJ, Wing KYounger AS: Impact of complications in total ankle replacement and ankle arthrodesis analysed with a validated outcome measurement.  JBJS A 93: 9, 830-839, 2011.

Younger AS, Manzary M, Wing KJ, Stothers K. Automated cuff occlusion pressure effect on quality of operative fields in foot and ankle surgery: a randomized prospective study. Foot Ankle Int. 2011 Mar;32(3):239-43. doi: 10.3113/FAI.2011.0239. PubMed PMID: 21477541.

Younger A, Townshend DN, Di Silvestro M, Penner M, Glazebrook M, Wing K. Prospective comparison of open and arthroscopic ankle arthrodesis using validated outcome score with two-year minimum follow-up (SS-55). Arthroscopy 2011 May; 27(5):59. doi:10.1016/j.arthro.2011.03.059.

 

2010

Slobogean GP, Younger A, Apostle KL, Marra CA, Wing K, Penner M, Daniels T, Glazebrook M. Preference-based quality of life of end-stage ankle arthritis treated with arthroplasty or arthrodesis. Foot Ankle Int. 2010 Jul;31(7):563-6. doi: 10.3113/FAI.2010.0563.

Daniels T,  DiGiovanni C,  Lau JT,  Wing K, Younger AS: Prospective clinical pilot trial in a single cohort group of rhPDGF in foot arthrodeses. Foot Ankle Int. 31: 473-479, 2010.