Selected Publications

Avascular Necrosis

Gomez JA, Matsumoto H, Roye DP, Vitale MG, Hymen JE, van Bosse HJP, Marangoz S, Sala DA, Stein MI, Feldman DS.  Articulated hip distraction: a treatment option for femoral head avascular necrosis in adolescenceJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2009;29:163-169.

Arthrogryposis

Sala DA, Rosenthal DL, Grant AD.  Early treatment of an infant with severe arthrogryposisPhysical & Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics 1996;16:73-89.

Back Pain

Feldman DS, Straight JJ, Badra MI, Mohaideen A, Madan SS.  Evaluation of an algorithmic approach to pediatric back painJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2006;26:353-357.

Sala DA, Chu MLY, Moran E, Bencardino J, Vine DT.  Tethered cord in a patient with multiple vertebral segmentation defects: a case reportBulletin Hospital for Joint Diseases 2001-2002;60:96-99.

Blount's Disease

Feldman DS, Madan SS, Ruchelsman DE, Sala DA, Lehman WB.  Accuracy of correction of tibia vara: acute versus gradual correctionJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2006;26:794-798.

Feldman DS, Madan SS, Koval KJ, van Bosse HJP, Bazzi J, Lehman WB.  Correction of tibia vara with six-axis analysis and the Taylor Spatial FrameJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2003;23:387-391.

Clubfoot

Sala DA, Chu A, Lehman WB, van Bosse HJP. Achievement of gross motor milestones in children with idiopathic clubfoot treated with the Ponseti treatment. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2013;33:55-58.

Chaudhry S, Chu A, Labar AS, Sala DA, van Bosse HJP, Lehman WB. Progression of idiopathic clubfoot correction using the Ponseti method. J Pediatr Orthop B 2012;21:73-78.

Chu A, Lehman WB. Persistent clubfoot deformity following treatment by the Ponseti method. J Pediatr Orthop B 2012;21:40-46.

Chen TS, Sala DA, Chu A, Chorney GS, Lehman WB. Correction of clubfoot deformity associated with Weber Type I tibial hemimelia using the Ponseti method. Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis. 2010;68:299-303.

Chu A, Labar AS, Sala DA, van Bosse HJP, Lehman WB. Clubfoot classification: correlation with Ponseti cast treatment. J Pediatr Orthop. 2010;30:695-699.

van Bosse HJP, Marangoz S, Lehman WB, Sala DA. Correction of arthrogrypotic clubfoot with a modified Ponseti technique. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2009;467:1283-1293.

Abdelgawad AA, Lehman WB, van Bosse HJP, Scher DM, Sala DA.  Treatment of idiopathic clubfoot using the Ponseti method: minimum 2-year follow-upJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B 2007;16:98-105.

Thacker MM, Scher DM, Sala DA, van Bosse HJP, Feldman DS, Lehman WB.  Use of foot abduction orthosis following Ponseti Casts: Is It Essential?  Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2005;25:225-228.

Scher DM, Feldman DS, van Bosse HJP, Sala DA, Lehman WB.  Predicting the need of tenotomy in the Ponseti method for correction of clubfeetJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2004;24(4):349-352.

Lehman WB, Mohaideen A, Madan S, Scher DM, van Bosse HJP, Iannacone M, Bazzi JS, Feldman DS.  A method for the early evaluation of the Ponseti (Iowa) technique for the treatment of idiopathic clubfootJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B 2003;12:133-140.

Tareco J, Sala DA, Scher DM, Lehman WB, Feldman DS.  Percutaneous fixation in clubfoot surgery: a radiographic and gait studyJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B 2002;11:139-142.

Familial Dysautonomia

Henderson ER, Schweitzer ME, Sala DA, Feldman DS. .  Limited atlantooccipital and cervical range of motion in patients with familial dysautonomia. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B 2011; 20:404-407.

Feldman DS, Ustunkan F, Sala DA. Spinal deformity in Familial Dysautonomia. In Bridwell KH, The Textbook of Spinal Surgery (3rd ed.) Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2011.

Feldman DS, Ruchelsman DE, Spencer DB, Straight JJ, Schweitzer ME, Axelrod FB.  Peripheral arthropathy in hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy types III and IV Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2009;29:91-97.

Foot

Shybut TB, Rose DJ, Strongwater AM.   Second metatarsal physeal arrest in an adolescent Flamenco dancer: a case reportFood & Ankle International 2008;29:859-862.

Sala DA, Shulman LH, Grant AD, Chu MLY.  Idiopathic toe-walking: a reviewDevelopmental Medicine and Child Neurology 1999;41:846-848.

Shulman LH, Sala DA, Chu MLY, McCaul PR, Sandler BJ.  Developmental implications of idiopathic toe walkingJournal of Pediatrics 1997;130:541-546.

Fractures

Reinhardt KR, Feldman DS, Green DW, Sala DA, Widmann RF, Scher DM.  Comparison of intramedullary nailing to plating for both-both forearm fractures in older childrenJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2008;28:403-409.

Henderson ER, Egol KA, van Bosse HJP, Schweitzer ME, Pettrone SK, Feldman DS.  Calculation of rotational deformity in pediatric supracondylar humerus fracturesSkeletal Radiology 2008;36:229-235.

Hip

Grant AD, Sala DA, Davidovitch RI, The labrum: structure, function, and injury with femoro-acetabular impingement. J Child Orthop 2012, 6:357-372.

Grant AD, Sala DA, Schwarzkopf R. Femoro-acetabular impingement: the diagnosis – a review. Journal of Children’s Orthopaedics 2012; 6:1-12.

Lazar MA, Van Gelderen JT, Chu A. Treatment of SCFE in a healthy 5-year-old: case report and review. J Pediatr Orthop B 2011; 20:232-237.

van Bosse HJP, Lee D, Henderson ER, Sala DA, Feldman DS. Pelvic positioning creates error in CT acetabular measurements. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2011; 469:1683-1691.

Gomez JA, Matsumoto H, Roye DP, Vitale MG, Hyman JE, van Bosse HJP, Marangoz S, Sala DA, Stein MI, Feldman DS. Articulated hip distraction: a treatment option for femoral head avascular necrosis in adolescence. J Pediatr Orthop 2009; 29:163-169.

Takemoto RC, Strongwater AM.  Pelvic osteomyelitis mimicking septic hip arthritis: a case reportJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B 2009;18:248-251.

Anand A, Chorney GS.  Patient survey of weight-bearing and physical activity after in situ pinning for slipped capital femoral epiphysisAmerican Journal of Orthopedics 2005;36:E68-E70.

Thacker MM, Feldman DS, Madan SS, Straight JJ, Scher DM.  Hinged distraction arthroplasty of the adolescent arthritic hipJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2005;25:178-182.

Hip Dysplasia [Periacetabular Osteotomy (Ganz)]

Landa J, Benke M, Feldman DS.  The limbus and the neolimbus in developmental dysplasia of the hipClinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 2008;466:776-781.

Badra MI, Anand A, Straight JJ, Sala DA, Ruchelsman DE, Feldman DS.  Functional outcome in adult patients following Bernese periacetabular osteotomyOrthopedics 2008;31:69.

Ruchelsman DE, Feldman DS.  Minimizing osteotomy related complications for abductor sparing periacetabular osteotomy using C-arm image intensificationOrthopedics 2007;30:467.

Limb Length Inequality & Limb Deformities

Lehman WB, Abdelgawad AA, Sala DA.  Congenital tibial dysplasia (congenital pseudoarthrosis of the tibia): an atypical variation(Point of view) Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B 2009;18:211-213.

Marangoz S, Feldman DS, Sala DA, Hyman JE, Vitale MG.  Femoral deformity correction in children and young adults using Taylor spatial frameClinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 2008;466:3018-3024.

Henderson ER, Feldman DS, Lusk C, van Bosse HJP, Sala DA, Kummer FJ.  Conformational instability of the Taylor spatial frame: a case report and biomechanical studyJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2008;28:471-477.

Feldman DS, Henderson ER, Levine HB, Schrank PL, Koval KJ, Patel RJ, Spencer DB, Sala DA, Egol KA.  Interobserver and intraobserver reliability in lower-limb deformity correction measurementsJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2007;27:204-208.

Feldman DS, Madan SS, Ruchelsman DE, Sala DA, Lehman WB.  Accuracy of correction of tibia vara: acute versus gradual correctionJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2006;26:794-798.

Anand A, Feldman DS, Patel RJ, Lehman WB, van Bosse HJP, Badra MI, Sala DA.  Interobserver and intraobserver reliability of radiographic evidence of bone healing at osteotomy sitesJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B 2006;15:271-272.

Ruchelsman DE, Madan SS, Feldman DS.  Genu valgum secondary to focal fibrocartilaginous dysplasia of the distal femurJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2004;24:408-413.

Feldman DS, Shin SS, Madan S, Koval KJ.  Correction of tibial malunion and nonunion with six axis analysis deformity correction using the Taylor spatial frameJournal of Orthopaedic Trauma 2003;17(8):549-554.

Feldman DS, Madan SS, Koval KJ, van Bosse HJP, Bazzi J, Lehman WB.  Correction of tibia vara with six-axis analysis and the Taylor Spatial FrameJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2003;23:387-391.

Lower Extremity Conditions

Chu A, Madou MRZ, Sala DA, Chorney GS, Feldman DS.  Outcomes analysis after routine removal of implants in healthy pediatric patientsJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics B 2009;18:381-387.

Alwattar BJ, Strongwater A, Sala DA.  Streptococcal toxic shock syndrome presenting as septic knee arthritis in a 5-year-old childJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2008;28:124-127.

Abdelgawad AA, Rybak LD, Sheth M, Rabinowitz SS, Jayaram N, Sala DA, van Bosse HJP.  Treatment of acute salmonella epiphyseal osteomyelitis using computed tomography-guided drainage in a child without sickle cell diseaseJournal of Pediatric Orthpaedics B 2007;16:415-418.

Kummer FJ, Grant AD.  Possible errors in pin insertion positions using the C-armBulletin Hospital for Joint Diseases 2004;62:67-68.

Scoliosis

Badra MI, Feldman DS, Hart RA.  Thoracic adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: selection of fusion level.  J Pediatr Orthop B 2010, 19:456-472.

Spasticity/Cerebral Palsy

Pinero JR, Goldstein RY, Culver S, Kuhns CA, Feldman DS, Otsuka NY. Hip flexion contracture and diminished functional outcomes in cerebral palsy. J Pediatr Orthop 2012;32:600-604.

Kardashian G, Strongwater AM. Slipped capital femoral epiphysis in cerebral palsy patient: a case report. J Pediatr Orthop B 2010;19:428-430.

Chu ML, Sala DA.  The use of tiagabine in pediatric spasticity managementDevelopmental Medicine and Child Neurology 2006;48:456-459.

Chu ML, Sala DA, Weiner HL.  Intrathecal baclofen in X-linked adrenoleukodystrophyPediatric Neurology 2001;24:156-158.

Kopell BH, Sala DA, Doyle WK, Feldman DS, Wisoff JK, Weiner HL.  Subfascial implantation of intrathecal baclofen pumps in children: a technical noteNeurosurgery 2001;49:753-757.

Sala DA, Grand AD, Kummer KJ.  Equinus deformity in cerebral palsy: recurrence after tendo Achillis lengtheningDevelopmental Medicine and Child Neurology 1997;39:45-48.

Grant AD, Sala DA, Kummer FJ, Kiriakatis A.  A simple technique for assessing heel contact in orthosesJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 1996;16:385-387.

Sala DA, Grant DA.  Prognosis for ambulation in cerebral palsy Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology 1995;37:1020-1026.

Upper Extremity Conditions

Ruchelsman DE, Ramos L, Price AE, Grossman LA, Valencia H, Grossman JAI. Outcome after tendon transfer to restore wrist extension in children with brachial plexus birth injuries. Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics 2011; 31:455-457.

Min W, Price AE, Alfonso I, Ramos L, Grossman JAI. Hypoplasia of the trapezius and history of ipsilateral transient neonatal brachial plexus palsy. Pediatric Neurology 2011; 44:225-228.

Guo BY, Ayyar DR, Grossman JAI. Posterior interosseus palsy with an incidental Froment-Rauber nerve presenting as a pseudoclaw hand. Hand 2011; 6:344-347.

Ruchelsman DE, Grossman JAI, Price AE. Glenohumeral deformity in children with brachial plexus birth injuries: early and late management strategies. Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases 2011; 69(1):36-43.

Ruchelsman DE, Pettrone S, Price AE, Grossman JAI. Brachial plexus birth palsy: an overview of early treatment considerations. Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases 2009;67:83-89.

Others

Feldman DS, Jordan C, Fonseca L. Orthopaedic manifestations of neurofibromatosis type 1.  J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2010;18:346-357.

Cohen E, Sala DA. Rehabilitation of pediatric musculoskeletal sport-related injuries: a review of the literature. Eur J Phys Rehabil Med  2010;46:133-146.

Chu, A, Madou MRZ, Sala DA, Chorney GS, Feldman DS. Outcomes analysis after routine removal of implants in healthy pediatric patients. J Pediatr Orthop B 2009;18:381-387.