Computer Assisted Surgery Center for Professionals

Supporting Literature

The following is a listing of published articles from Hospital for Special Surery's Computer Assisted Surgery (CAS) Center. The articles appear in clinical journals and help refine the use and development of CAS techniques. They represent a sampling of the scientific inquiry that is ongoing at the CAS Center.

  • Citak M, Kendoff D, Pearle AD, O'Loughlin PF, Krettek C, Hüfner T, Citak M. Navigated Femoral Anteversion Measurements: General Precision and Registration Options. Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2009 May;129(5):671-7. Epub. 2009 Jan 9. PMID: 19132378 [PubMed - in process]
  • Koulalis D, Di Benedetto P, Citak M, O'Loughlin P, Pearle AD, Kendoff DO. Comparative Study of Navigated Versus Freehand Osteochondral Graft Transplantation of the Knee. Am J Sports Med. 2009 Apr;37(4):803-7. Epub. 2009 Feb 2. PMID: 19188558 [PubMed - in process]
  • O'Loughlin PF, Pearle AD, Fyhrie DP, Long F. On the Horizon From the ORS. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2009 Apr;17(4):266-9. No abstract available. PMID: 19307675 [PubMed - in process]
  • Citak M, Kendoff D, O'Loughlin PF, Pearle AD. Heterotopic Ossification Post Navigated High Tibial Osteotomy. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2009 Apr;17(4):352-5. Epub. 2008 Nov 26.
  • Brophy RH, Pearle AD. Single-Bundle Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction: A Comparison of Conventional, Central, and Horizontal Single-Bundle Virtual Graft Positions. Am J Sports Med. 2009 Mar 27. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 19329787 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Feeley BT, Muller MS, Allen AA, Granchi CC, Pearle AD. Biomechanical Comparison of Medial Collateral Ligament Reconstructions Using Computer-Assisted Navigation. Am J Sports Med. 2009 Mar 11. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Mayman D, Plaskos C, Kendoff D, Wernecke G, Pearle AD, Laskin R. Ligament Tension in the ACL-deficient Knee: Assessment of Medial and Lateral Gaps.
    Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2009 Feb 24. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Pearle AD, Kendoff D, Stueber V, Musahl V, Repicci JA. Perioperative Management of Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty Using the MAKO Robotic Arm System (MAKOplasty). Am J Orthop. 2009 Feb;38(2 Suppl):16-9. PMID: 19340378 [PubMed - in process]
  • Roche M, O'Loughlin PF, Kendoff D, Musahl V, Pearle AD. Robotic Arm-assisted Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty: Preoperative Planning and Surgical Technique.
    Am J Orthop. 2009 Feb;38(2 Suppl):10-5. PMID: 19340377 [PubMed - in process]
  • Pearle AD. Directions for Future Research. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009 Feb;91 Suppl 1:159-60. No abstract available.
  • Pearle AD, Kendoff D, Musahl V, Warren RF. The Pivot-shift Phenomenon During Computer-assisted Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009 Feb;91 Suppl 1:115-8.
  • Pearle AD, Goleski P, Musahl V, Kendoff D. Reliability of Image-free Navigation to Monitor Lower-limb Alignment. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009 Feb;91 Suppl 1:90-4.
    PMID: 19182032 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
  • Van de Velde SK, Pearle AD. Section VI: Malalignment and Ligamentous Injury. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009 Feb;91 Suppl 1:77. No abstract available.
  • Pearle AD, Kendoff D, Musahl V. Perspectives on Computer-assisted Orthopaedic Surgery: Movement Toward Quantitative Orthopaedic Surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009 Feb;91 Suppl 1:7-12. PMID: 19182014 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
  • Stubbs AJ, Gray ML, Pearle AD. Section I: Setting the Stage. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009 Feb;91 Suppl 1:3. No abstract available. PMID: 19182012 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
  • Gray ML, Pearle AD. Advanced Imaging and Computer-assisted Surgery of the Knee and Hip. Introduction. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009 Feb;91 Suppl 1:1-2. No abstract available. PMID: 19182011 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
  • Kendoff DO, Fragomen AT, Pearle AD, Citak M, Rozbruch SR. Computer Navigation and Fixator-Assisted Femoral Osteotomy for Correction of Malunion After Periprosthetic Femur Fracture. J Arthroplasty. 2009 Jan 14. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 19150213 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Stanford FC, Kendoff D, Warren RF, Pearle AD. Native Anterior Cruciate Ligament Obliquity Versus Anterior Cruciate Ligament Graft Obliquity: An Observational Study Using Navigated Measurements. Am J Sports Med. 2009 Jan;37(1):114-9. Epub 2008 Sep 24. PMID: 18815237 [PubMed - in process]
  • O'Loughlin PF, Kendoff D, Pearle AD, Kennedy JG. Arthroscopic-assisted Fluoroscopic Navigation for Retrograde Drilling of a Talar Osteochondral Lesion. Foot Ankle Int. 2009 Jan;30(1):70-3. No abstract available. PMID: 19176191 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
  • Kendoff D, Citak M, Voos J, Pearle AD. Surgical Navigation in Knee Ligament Reconstruction. Clin Sports Med. 2009 Jan;28(1):41-50. Review. PMID: 19064164 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE] Related Articles
  • Kendoff DO, Moreau-Gaudry A, Plaskos C, Granchi C, Sculco TP, Pearle AD. A Navigated 8-in-1 Femoral Cutting Guide for Total Knee Arthroplasty Technical Development and Cadaveric Evaluation. J Arthroplasty. 2008 Dec 23. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Pearle AD, O'Loughlin PF, Kendoff DO. Robot-Assisted Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2008 Dec 3. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 19056227 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Lane CG, Warren R, Pearle AD. The Pivot Shift. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2008 Dec;16(12):679-88. Review. PMID: 19056917 [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
  • Brophy R, Shannon F, Warren R, Wickiewicz T, Pearle AD. Changes in the Length of Virtual Anterior Cruciate Ligament Fibers During Stability Testing: A Comparison of Conventional Single Bundle Reconstruction to the Native ACL AJSM. 2008 Nov;36(11):2196-203. Epub 2008 Jul 31.
  • Kendoff D, Lo D, Goleski P, Warkentine B, O' Loughlin PF, Pearle AD. Open Wedge Tibial Osteotomies Influence on Axial Rotation and Tibial Slope. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2008 Jun 7. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 18536903 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Goleski P, Warkentine B, Lo D, Gyuricza C, Kendoff D, Pearle AD. Reliability of Navigated Lower Limb Alignment in High Tibial Osteotomies. Am J Sports Med. 2008 Jul 1. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 18593844 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
  • Pearle AD, Shannon FJ, Granchi C, Wickiewicz T, Warren RF. Comparison of 3-Dimensional Obliquity and Anisometric Characteristics of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Graft Positions Using Surgical Navigation. Am J Sport Med. 2008.
  • Lane CG, Warren RF, Stanford FC, Kendoff D, Pearle AD. In Vivo Analysis of the Pivot Shift Phenomenon During Computer Navigated ACL Reconstruction. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2008 March 1.
  • Weil YA, Liebergall M, Mosheiff R, Helfet DL, Pearle AD. Long Bone Fracture Reduction Using a Fluoroscopy-based Navigation System: A Feasibility and Accuracy Study. Comput Aided Surg. 2007. 12(5):295-302.
  • Kendoff D, Pearle A, Hufner T, Citak M, Gosling T, Krettek C. First Clinical Results and Consequences of Intraoperative Three-dimensional Imaging at Tibial Plateau Fractures. J Trauma. 2007 Jul;63(1):239-44.
  • Citak M, Kendoff D, Wanich T, Pearle A, Wubben H, Krettek C, Hufner T. Percutaneous Bone Biopsy. A New Application for 3D Navigation: A Pilot Study. Technol Health Care. 2007;15(4):231-6.
  • Weil YA, Gardner MJ, Helfet DL, Pearle AD. Computer Navigation Allows for Accurate Reduction of Femoral Fractures. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2007 Jul;460:185-191.
  • Kendoff D, Meller R, Citak M, Pearle A, Marquardt S, Krettek C, Hufner T. Navigation in ACL Reconstruction - Comparison with Conventional Measurement Tools. Technol Health Care. 2007;15(3):221-30.
  • Pearle AD, Solomon DJ, Wanich T, Moreau-Gaudry A, Granchi CC, Wickiewicz TL, Warren RF. Reliability of Navigated Knee Stability Examination: A Cadaveric Evaluation. Am J Sports Med. 2007 Aug;35(8):1315-20.
  • Citak M, Kendoff D, Kfuri M Jr., Pearle A, Krettek C, Hufner T. Accuracy Analysis of Iso-C3D Versus Fluoroscopy-based Navigated Retrograde Drilling of Osteochondral Lesions: A Pilot Study. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2007 Mar;89(3):323-6.
  • Kendoff D, Citak M, Pearle AD, Gardner MJ, Hankemeier S, Krettek C, Hufner T. Influence of Lower Limb Rotation in Navigated Alignment Analysis: Implications for High Tibial Osteotomies. Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 2007.
  • Citak M, Kendoff D, Wanich T, Pearle AD, Singhai R, Krettek C, Hufner T. The Influence of Distance on Registration in ISO C 3D Navigation: A Source of Error in ISO-C 3D Navigation Technol Health Care. 2006;14(6) 473-8.
  • Kendoff D, Hufner T, Citak M, Maier C, Wesemeier F. Pearle AD, Krettek C. A New Parallel Drill Guide for Navigating Femoral Neck Screw Placement: Development and Evaluation. Unfallchirurg. 2006 109(10): 875-880.
  • Weil Y, Pearle AD, Liebergall M, Simanovsky N, Porat S, Moshieff R. Computerized Navigation for Treatment of Slipped Femoral Capital Ephiphysis Technical Note. HSS Journal. 2006.
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