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Clinical Studies & Research

1. Daniel Stein, BS; Han Jo Kim, MD; Darren R. Lebl, MD; Russel Huang, MD; Shari T Jawetz, MD; Okezie K. Aguwa, MD; Virginie LaFage, PhD; Todd J. Albert, MD
Does Local Intraoperative Corticosteroids Delivered in a Gel-Matrix Minimize Dysphagia following Anterior Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF)? A Preliminary Analysis of a Double Blinded Randomize Controlled Trial (RCT)

2. Han Jo Kim, MD; Shan-Jin Wang, MD; Okezie K. Aguwa, MD; Renaud Lafage; Christopher I. Shaffrey, MD; Gregory M. Mundis, MD; Richard Hostin, MD; Douglas C. Burton, MD; Christopher P. Ames, MD; Eric O. Klineberg, MD; Munish C Gupta, MD; Justin S. Smith, MD, PhD; Frank J. Schwab, MD; Virginie LaFage, PhD; International Spine Study Group
Recurrent Proximal Junctional Kyphosis: Incidence, Risk Factors, Revision Rates and Outcomes at 2 Year Minimum Follow Up

3. Wang S, Aguwa OK, Christopher I. Shaffrey, Gregory M. Mundis, Richard Hostin, Douglas C. Burton, Christopher P. Ames, Eric O. Klineberg, Renaud Lafage, Justin S. Smith, Peter G. Passias, Frank J. Schwab, Han Jo Kim, International Spine Study Group
High C2-T3 Sagittal Imbalance Is An Independent Predictor Of Recurrent Proximal Junctional Kyphosis

4. Hughes AP, Aguwa O, Salzmann SN, Shue J, Cammisa FP, Sama AA, Girardi FP, Kacker A, Mancuso CA Development of a Patient Derived Anterior Cervical Hospital for Special Surgery Spine Surgery Speech and Swallow Inventory (HS4I)

Publications

1. Gandhi, Sapan D. MD; Verma, Kushagra MD, MS; Aguwa, Okezie MD; Shah, Suken A. MDd; Lonner, Baron S. MD: Management of Operative Blood Loss in Spinal Deformity Surgery. Current Orthopaedic Practice. 26(3); 291-298, May 2015

2. Aguwa OK, Park DK: Indirect Spinal Decompression for Lumbar Stenosis. Seminars in Spinal Surgery. 25:4; 274-282, Dec 2013

3. Aguwa OK, Behr I, An HS, Park DK: Vertebral Artery Injury in Blunt Cervical Trauma. Contemporary Spine Surgery. 14(5):1-7, May 2013.

Presentations

1. Cervical Spine Research Society Annual Meeting, Hollywood, FL - December 2017
Podium Presentation
High C2-T3 Sagittal Imbalance Is An Independent Predictor Of Recurrent Proximal Junctional Kyphosis

2. North American Spine Society - October 2017
Podium Presentation
Does Local Intraoperative Corticosteroids Delivered in a Gel-Matrix Minimize Dysphagia following Anterior Discectomy and Fusion (ACDF)? A Preliminary Analysis of a Double Blinded Randomize Controlled Trial (RCT)

3. North American Spine Society - October 2017
Podium Presentation
Recurrent Proximal Junctional Kyphosis in PJK Revision Patients: Incidence, Risk Factors, and Outcomes

4. North American Spine Society - October 2017
E-Poster
Development of a Patient Derived Anterior Cervical Hospital for Special Surgery Spine Surgery Speech and Swallow Inventory (HS4I)

5. Scoliosis Research Society Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA - September 2017
Podium Presentation
Recurrent Proximal Junctional Kyphosis in PJK Revision Patients: Incidence, Risk Factors, and Outcomes

6. 14th Annual Cabo Spine Surgery Think Tank - June 2017
Podium Presentation
High C2-T3 Sagittal Imbalance Is An Independent Predictor Of Recurrent Proximal Junctional Kyphosis

7. William Beaumont Health System Resident/Fellow Research Day - May 2015
Poster Presentation
Cortical Screw Trajectory for Transforaminal Lumbar Interbody Fusion: An Analysis of Clinical Outcomes

8. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting - March 2015
Poster Presentation
Static and Dynamic Anterior Cervical Plates: A Retrieval Analysis of Damage and Clinical Data

9. Mid-America Orthopaedic Association - May 2014
Podium Presentation
Static and Dynamic Anterior Cervical Plates: A Retrieval Analysis of Damage and Clinical Data

10. William Beaumont Health System Residents and Fellows Research Day - May 2014
Poster Presentation
Static and Dynamic Anterior Cervical Plates: A Retrieval Analysis of Damage and Clinical Data

11. Student National Medical Association Annual Meeting, Washington D.C. - May 2014
Podium Presentation
AAOS Diversity Board
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery and its approach to Diversity in Orthopaedics

12. Student National Medical Association Annual Meeting, Louisville, KY - April 2013
Podium Presentation
AAOS Diversity Board
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery and its approach to Diversity in Orthopaedics

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October 2017