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Rick Wright, MD

Rick Wright, MD
Jerome J. Gilden Distinguished Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Executive Vice Chairman, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Spindler KP and Wright RW:  Anterior Cruciate Ligament TearNew England Journal of Medicine 359(20):2135-2142, 2008.

Toman C, Spindler KP, Dunn WR, Amendola A, Andrish JT, Bergfeld J, Flanigan D, Jones MH, Kaeding CC, Marx RG, Matava MJ, McCarty EC, Parker RD, Wolcott M, Vidal A, Wolf BR, Huston LJ, Harrell FE, Wright RW:  Success of meniscus repair at ACL reconstruction:  Level I Evidence from the MOON Cohort.  Am J Sports Med 37(6): 1111-1115, 2009.

Wright RW, Baumgarten KM: Shoulder Outcome Measures. J American Academy Orthopaedic Surgeons 18(7):436-444, 2010.

Wright RW, Dunn WR, Huston LJ, Haas AK, Mann BJ and the MARS Group: Descriptive Epidemiology of the Multi-Center ACL Revision Study (MARS) Cohort. Am J Sports Med 38(10):1979-1986, 2010.

Brophy RH, Zeltser D, Wright RW, Flanigan D: Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction and Concomitant Articular Cartilage Injury: Incidence and TreatmentArthroscopy 26(1):112-120, 2010.

Dunn WR, Spindler, KP, Amendola A, Andrish JT, Bergfeld JA, Flanigan D, Jones M, Kaeding CC, Marx RG, Matava MJ, McCarty EC, Parker RD, Wolcott M, Vidal A, Wolf BR, Wright RW, Harrell FE, Dittus R: Predictors of Activity Level Two years after ACL Reconstruction:  MOON ACLR Cohort Study. Am J Sports Med 38(10):2040-2050, 2010.

Keeney JA, Eunice S, Pashos G, Wright RW, Clohisy JC: What is the Evidence for Total Knee Arthroplasty in Young Patients? A Systematic Review of the Literature. Clin Orthop Relat Res 469(2):574-583, 2011.

Spindler KP, Huston, LJ, Wright RW, Kaeding CC, Marx RG, Amendola A, Parker, RD, Andrish JT, Reinke EK, Harrell FE, MOON Group, Dunn WR: The Prognosis and Predictors of Sports Function and Activity at Minimum Six Years after Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Population Cohort Study. Am J Sports Med 39(2):348-359, 2011.

Wright RW, Magnussen RA, Dunn WR, Spindler KP: Ipsilateral Graft and Contralateral ACL Rupture at Five Years or More Following ACL Reconstruction: A Systematic ReviewJ Bone Joint Surg 93(12):1159-1165, 2011.

Warner SJ, Smith MV, Wright RW, Matava MJ, Brophy RH: Systematic Review Sport-Specific Outcomes After Anterior Cruciate Ligament ReconstructionArthroscopy 27(8):1129-1134, 2011.

Borchers JR, Pedroza AD, Kaeding CC, Huston LJ, Haas AKA, Spindler KP, Wright RW and the MOON Group. Intra-articular Findings in Primary and Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Surgery: A Comparison of the MOON and MARS Study Groups. Am J Sports Med 39(9):1889-1893, 2011.

Baumgarten K, Carey JL, Abboud JA, Jones GL, Kuhn JE, Wolf BR, Brophy RH, Cox CL, Wright RW, Vidal AF, Ma CB, McCarty EC, Holloway GB, Spencer EE, Dunn WR.  Reliability of Determining and Measuring Acromial Enthesophytes.  HSS Journal 7:218-222, 2011.

Jones G, Miller T, Harris JD, Pedroza A, Abboud J,  Allen C, Baumgarten KM, Bishop JY, Brophy RH, Carey JL, Cox CL,  Dunn WR, Holloway BG, Kuhn JE, Ma BC, Marx RG, McCarty EC, Miller B, Poddar SK,  Smith MV, Spencer EE, Vidal AF, Wolf BR, Wright RW. Arthroscopic Evaluation and Treatment of Biceps Brachii Long Head Tendon Injuries: A Survey of the MOON Shoulder Group. Int J Shoulder Surg 5(3):68-71, 2011.

Kruse LM, Gray BL, Wright RW. Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Rehabilitation in the Pediatric Population. Clin Sports Med 30(4):817-824, 2011.

Wright RW, Spindler, KP, Huston LJ, Amendola A, Andrish JT, Brophy RH, Carey JL, Cox CL, Flanigan DC, Jones MH, Kaeding CC, Marx RG, Matava MJ, McCarty EC, Parker RD, Vidal AF, Wolcott ML, Wolf BR, Dunn WR. Revision ACL Reconstruction Outcomes: MOON Cohort. J Knee Surg 24(4):289-294, 2011.

Wolf BR, Britton CL, Vasconcellos D, Kuhn JE, Baumgarten KM, Bishop JY, Brophy RH, Carey JL, Dunn WR, Jones GL, Ma CB, Marx RG, McCarty EC, Spencer EE, Vidal AF, Wright RW. Agreement in Classification and Treatment of the Superior Labrum. Am J Sports Med 39(12):2588-2594, 2011.

Harris JD, Jones GL, Pedroza A, Baumgarten KM, Bishop JY, Brophy RH, Carey JL, Dunn WR, Holloway GB, Kuhn JE, Ma CB, Marx RG, McCarty EC, Poddar SK, Smith MV, Spencer EE, Vidal, AF, Wolf BR, Wright RW: Predictors of pain and function in patients with symptomatic, atraumatic full-thickness rotator cuff tears: A time-zero analysis of a prospective patient cohort enrolled in a structured physical therapy program. Am J Sports Med 40(2):359-366, 2012.

Smith MV, Calfee RP, Baumgarten K, Brophy RH, Wright RW: Upper Extremity-Specific Measures of Disability and Outcomes in Orthopaedic Surgery. J Bone Joint Surg 94(3):277-285, 2012.

Smith MV, Klein SE, Clohisy JC, Baca GR, Brophy RH, Wright RW: Lower Extremity-Specific Measures of Disability and Outcomes in Orthopaedic Surgery. J Bone Joint Surg 94(5):468-477, 2012.

Wright RW, Gill CS, Chen L, Brophy RH, Matava MJ, Smith MV, Mall NA.  Outcome of Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Systematic Review.  J Bone Joint Surg 94(6):531-536, 2012.

Brophy RH, Wright RW, David TS, McCormack RG, Sekiya JK, Svoboda S, Huston LJ, Haas AK, Steger-May K for the Multicenter ACL Revision Study (MARS) Group.  Association Between Previous Meniscal Surgery and the Incidence of Chondral Lesions at Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. Am J Sports Med 40(4):808-814, 2012.

Wright RW.  Commentary on Effectiveness of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury Prevention Training Programs: A Meta-Analysis of Controlled Trials.  J Bone Joint Surg 94(9):e601-1, 2012.

Nepple JJ, Wright RW, Matava MJ, Brophy RH.  Full-thickness Knee Articular Cartilage Defects in NFL Combine Athletes Undergoing MRI: Prevalence, Location, and Association with Previous Surgery.  Arthroscopy 28(6):798-806, 2012.

Warme, BA, Ramme AJ, Willey MC, Britton CL, Flint JH, Amendola AS, Wolf, BR and the MOON Knee Group.  Reliability of Early Postoperative Radiographic Assessment of Tunnel Placement After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction.  Arthroscopy 28(7):942-951, 2012.

McKeon KE, Wright RW, Johnson JE, McCormick JJ, Klein SE. Vascular Anatomy of the Tibiofibular Syndesmosis. J Bone Joint Surg 94(10):931-938, 2012.

Sikka RS, Fetzer GB, Sugarman E, Wright RW, Fritts H, Boyd J, Fischer DA: Correlating MRI Findings With Disability in Syndesmotic Sprains of NFL Players. Foot & Ankle Intl 33(5):371-378, 2012.Mall NA, Buchowski JM, Zebala LP, Brophy RH, Wright RW, Matava MJ.  Spine and Axial Skeleton Injuries in the National Football League. Am J Sports Med 40(8):1755-1762, 2012.

Mall NA, Buchowski JM, Zebala LP, Brophy RH, Wright RW, Matava MJ.  Spine and Axial Skeleton Injuries in the National Football League. Am J Sports Med 40(8):1755-1762, 2012.

 

Khazzam M, Kuhn JE, Mulligan E, Abboud JA, Baumgarten KM, Brophy RH, Jones GL, Miller B, Smith M, Wright RW: Magnetic Resonance Imaging Identification of Rotator Cuff Retears After Repair Interobserver and Intraobserver Agreement.  Am J Sports Med 40(8):1722-1728, 2012.

Kruse LM, Gray B, Wright RW. Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction Rehabilitation: A Systematic Review. J Bone Joint Surg 94(19):1737-1748, 2012.

 

Sullivan JP, Matava MJ, Flanigan DC, Gao Y, Britton CL, Amendola A, MOON Group, Wolf BR.  Reliability of Tunnel Measurements and the Quadrant Method Using Fluoroscopic Radiographs After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction.  Am J Sports Med 40(10):2236-2241, 2012.

 

Brophy RH, Schmitz L, Wright RW, Dunn WR, Parker RD, Andrish JT, McCarty EC, Spindler KP.  Return to Play and Future ACL Injury Risk Following ACL Reconstruction in Soccer Athletes From the MOON Group.  Am J Sports Med (40(11):2517-2522, 2012.

 

Mall NA, Matava MJ, Wright RW, Brophy RH. Relationship Between Anterior Cruciate Ligament Graft Obliquity and Knee Laxity in Elite Athletes at the NFL Combine. Arthroscopy 28(8):1104-1113, 2012.

 

Nepple JJ, Brophy RH, Matava MJ, Wright RW, Martell JM, Clohisy JC: Radiographic Findings of Femoroacetabular Impingement in NFL Combine Athletes Undergoing Radiographs for Previous Hip or Groin Pain. Arthroscopy 28(10):1396-1403, 2012.

 

Katz JN, Chaisson CE, Cole B, Guermazi A, Hunter DJ, Jones M, Levy BA, Mandl LA, Martin S, Marx RG, Safran-Norton C, Roemer FW, Skoniecki D, Solomon DH, Spindler KP, Wright J, Wright RW, Losina E.   The MeTeOR Trial (Meniscal Tear in Osteoarthritis Research): Rationale and design features.  Contemporary Clinical Trials 33(6):1189-1196, 2012.

 

Brophy RH, Smith MV, Latterman C, Jones MH, Reinke EK, Flanigan DC, Wright RW, Wolf  BW.  Multi-investigator collaboration in orthopedic surgery research compared to other medical fields. J of Orthop Res 30(10):1523-1528, 2012

 

McCullough KA, Phelps KD, Spindler KP, Matava MJ, Dunn WR, Parker RD, MOON Group (Amendola A, Andrish JT, Kaeding CC, Marx RG, McCarty EC, Wright RW), Reinke EK.  Return to High School and College Level Football following ACL Reconstruction: A MOON Cohort Study. Am J Sports Med 40(11):2523-2529, 2012.

 

Nepple JJ, Dunn WR, Wright RW.  Meniscal Repair Outcomes at Greater Than Five Years: A Systematic Literature Review and Meta-Analysis.  J Bone Joint Surg 94(24):2222-2227, 2012.

 

McConkey MO, Amendola A, Ramme AJ, Dunn WR, Flanigan DC, Britton CL, MOON Knee Group, Wolf BR. Arthroscopic Agreement Among Surgeons on Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tunnel Placement.  Am J Sports Med (40(12):2737-2746, 2012.

 

Morgan JA, Dahm DL, Levy BA, Stuart MJ, Huston LJ, Haas AK, Spindler, KP, Wright RW, et al. Femoral Tunnel Malposition in ACL Revision Reconstruction. J Knee Surg 25(5):361-368, 2012.

 

Spindler KP, Parker RD, Andrish JT, Kaeding CC, Wright RW, Marx RG, McCarty EC, Amendola A, Dunn WR, Huston LJ, Harrell FE, and the MOON Group:  Prognosis and Predictors of ACL Reconstruction using the MOON Cohort: A Model for Comparative Effectiveness Studies.  J of Orthop Res 31(1):2-9, 2013.

 

Bogunovic L, Yang J, Wright RW.  Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: Contemporary Revision Options.  Op Tech Sports Med 21(1):64-71, 2013.

 

Stern PJ, Albanese S, Bostrom M, Day CS, Frick SL, Hopkinson W, Hurwitz S, Kenter K, Kirkpatrick JS, Marsh JL, Murthi AM, Taitsman LA, Toolan BC, Weber K, Wright RW, Derstine PL, Edgar L.  Orthopaedic Surgery Milestones. J Grad Med Educ 5(1)S:36-58, 2013.

 

Bishop JY, Jones GL, Rerko MA, Donaldson C, MOON Shoulder Group.  3-D CT is the Most Reliable Imaging Modality When Quantifying Glenoid Bone.  Clin Orthop Relat Res 471(4):1251-1256, 2013.

 

Katz JN, Brophy RH, Chaisson CE, deChaves L, Cole BJ, Dahm DL, Donnell-Fink LA, Guermazi A, Haas AK, Jones MH, Levy BA, Mandl LA, Martin SD, Marx RG, Miniaci A, Matava MJ, Palmisano J, Reinke EK, Richardson BE, Rome BN, Safran-Norton CE, Skoniecki DJ, Solomon DH, Smith MV, Spindler KP, Stuart MJ, Wright J, Wright RW, Losina E. Surgery vs. Physical Therapy for Meniscal Tear and Osteoarthritis: the MeTeOR Trial. New Eng J Med 368(18):1675-1684, 2013.

 

Clohisy JC, Kim YJ, Lurie J, Glyn-Jones S, Wall P, Wright RW, Spindler K, Lohmander S.  Clinical Trials in Orthopaedics and the Future Direction of Clinical Investigations for Femoroacetabular Impingement.  JAAOS 21 Supplement1:S47-S52.

 

Wright RW and the MARS Group. Radiographic Findings in Revision Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstructions from the MARS Cohort.  J Knee Surg 26(4):239-247, 2013.

 

Kuhn JE, Dunn WR, Sanders R, An Q, Baumgarten KM, Bishop JY, Brophy RH, Carey JL, Holloway BG, Jones GL, Ma CB, Marx RG, McCarty EC, Poddar SK, Smith MV, Spencer EE, Vidal AF, Wolf BR, Wright RW for the MOON Shoulder Group.  Effectiveness of Physical Therapy in Treating Atraumatic Full Thickness Rotator Cuff Tears. A Multicenter Prospective Cohort Study.  J Shld Elbow Surg 22(10):1371-1379, 2013.

 

Wolf BR, Ramme AJ, Wright RW, Brophy RH, McCarty EC, Vidal AR, Parker RD, Andrish JT, Amendola A  and the MOON Knee Group.  Variability in ACL Tunnel Placement: Observational Clinical Study of Surgeon ACL Tunnel Variability.  Am J Sports Med 44(6):1265-1273, 2013.

 

Hettrich CM, Dunn WR, Reinke EK, MOON Group, Spindler KP.  The Rate of Subsequent Surgery and Predictors After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: Two- and 6-year Follow-up Results From a Multicenter Cohort .  Am J Sports Med 41(7):1534-1540, 2013.

 

Hughes M, Matava MJ, Wright RW, Brophy RH, Smith MV.  Interscalene Brachial Plexus Block for Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgery: A Systematic Review.  J Bone Joint Surg 95(14):1318-1324, 2013.

 

Blackman AJ, Smith MV, Flanigan DC, Matava MJ, Wright RW, Brophy RH.  Correlation Between Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Clinical Outcomes After Cartilage Repair Surgery in the Knee. Am J Sports Med 41(6):1426-1434, 2013.

 

Chen JL, Allen CR, Stephens TE, Haas AK, Huston LJ, Wright RW, Feeley BT and the Multicenter ACL Revision Study (MARS) Group.  Differences in Mechanisms of Failure, Intraoperative Findings, and Surgical Characteristics Between Single- and Multiple-Revision ACL Reconstructions. Am J Sports Med 41(7):1571-1578, 2013.

 

Mather RC, Koenig L, Kocher MS, Dall TM, Gall P, Scott DJ, Bach BR, MOON Knee Group, Spindler KP.  Societal and Economic Impact of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Tears. J Bone Joint Surg 95(19):1751-1759, 2013.

 

Yang J, Bogunovic L, Brophy RH, Wright RW, Scott R, Matava MJ.  A Case of Posterior Sternoclavicular Dislocation in a Professional American Football Player.  Sports Health Online August 28, 2013.

BOOKS/BOOK CHAPTERS

Baumgarten K, Wright RW:  Arthroscopic Knot Tying:  An Instruction Manual.  Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2005.

Wright RW: Chapter 110 - Meniscus Injury and Repair. AAOS Comprehensive Orthopaedic Review. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2009.

Wright RW: Chapter 18 - Examination and Radiographic Findings of a Patient with a Failed ACL. ACL Surgery: How to Get it Right the First Time and What to do if it Fails. SLACK Incorporated, Pgs 185–190, 2010.

Carlisle JC, Gerlach DJ and Wright RW:  Chapter 44 - Elbow Injuries.  Netter’s Sports Medicine. Saunders Elsevier, pgs 360–367, 2010.

Wright RW: Chapter 110 – Meniscus Injury and Repair. AAOS Comprehensive Orthopaedic Review, Volume 2. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, pgs 1131-1135, 2011.

Wright RW: Chapter 64 - Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: Overview of Technique Choices and Complications. Advanced Reconstruction: Knee. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, pgs 559–562, 2011.

 

Matava MJ, Wright RW and Ellis ED: Chapter 14 – Natural History of ACL Tears: from Rupture to Osteoarthritis.  The Knee Joint.  Springer, pgs 163-172, 2012.

 

Blackman AJ, Bogunovic L, Cherney S, Wright RW:  Chapter 5 – Technical Causes of ACL Graft Failure.  Revision ACL Reconstruction: Indications and Technique. Ed. Marx RG. Springer, pgs 43-52, 2013.

 

WEB-BASED MEDIA

Spindler KP, Khazzam MS, Wright RW: Evidence-based approach for ACL injuries. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Web site: Orthopaedic Knowledge Online 2011; 9(9): http://orthoportal.aaos.org/emedia/abstract.aspx?resource=EMEDIA_SPO042. Accessed August 29, 2011.

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