Publications – Medical Devices

Steinbeck MJ, Toth J, Alexander DD, Kurtz SM. Which Design and Biomaterial Factors Affect Clinical Wear Performance of Total Disc Replacements? A Systematic Review. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2014 Dec;472(12):3759-69.

Moolgavkar SH, Turim J, Alexander DD, Lau EC, Cushing CA. Potency factors for risk assessment at Libby, Montana. Risk Anal. 2010 Aug; 30(8):1240–1248.

Blot WJ, Signorello LB, Cohen SS, Ibrahim MA. Single leg separation prevalence among explanted Björk-Shiley prosthetic heart valves. J Heart Valve Dis. 2007 Nov;16(6):657-61.

Fryzek JP, Holmich L, McLaughlin JK, Lipworth L, Tarone RE, Henriksen T, Kjøller K, Friis S. A nationwide study of connective tissue disease and other rheumatic conditions among Danish women with long-term cosmetic breast implantation. Ann Epidemiol. 2007 May;17(5):374-9

Henriksen TF, Hölmich LR, Friis S, McLaughlin JK, Fryzek JP, Pernille Høyer A, Kjøller K, Olsen JH. The Danish Registry for Plastic Surgery of the Breast: establishment of a nationwide registry for prospective follow-up, quality assessment, and investigation of breast surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2003 Jun;111(7):2182-9; discussion 2190-1.

Garabrant DH, Schweitzer S. Epidemiology of latex sensitization and allergies in health care workers. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2002 Aug;110(2 Suppl):S82-95.

Laing TJ, Schottenfeld D, Lacey JV Jr, Gillespie BW, Garabrant DH, Cooper BC, Heeringa SG, Alcser KH, Mayes MD. Potential risk factors for undifferentiated connective tissue disease among women: implanted medical devices. Am J Epidemiol. 2001 Oct 1;154(7):610-7.

Signorello LB, Ye W, Fryzek JP, Lipworth L, Fraumeni JF Jr, Blot WJ, McLaughlin JK, Nyrén O. Nationwide study of cancer risk among hip replacement patients in Sweden. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2001 Sep 19;93(18):1405-10.

Garabrant DH, Franzblau A. Incidence of latex sensitization. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2001 May;163(6):1501-2.

Garabrant DH, Roth HD, Parsad R, Ying GS, Weiss J. Latex sensitization in health care workers and in the US general population. Am J Epidemiol. 2001 Mar 15;153(6):515-22.

Blot WJ, Omar RZ, Kallewaard M, Morton LS, Fryzek JP, Ibrahim MA, Acheson D, Taylor KM, van der Graaf Y. Risks of fracture of Björk-Shiley 60 degree convexo-concave prosthetic heart valves: long-term cohort follow up in the UK, Netherlands and USA. J Heart Valve Dis. 2001 Mar;10(2):202-9.

Fryzek JP, Signorello LB, Hakelius L, Lipworth L, McLaughlin JK, Blot WJ, Nyren O. Local complications and subsequent symptom reporting among women with cosmetic breast implants. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2001 Jan;107(1):214-21.

Fryzek JP, Signorello LB, Hakelius L, Feltelius N, Ringberg A, Blot WJ, McLaughlin JK, Nyren O. Self-reported symptoms among women after cosmetic breast implant and breast reduction surgery. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2001 Jan;107(1):206-13.

Fryzek JP, Mellemkjaer L, McLaughlin JK, Blot WJ, Olsen JH. Cancer risk among patients with finger and hand joint and temporo-mandibular joint prostheses in Denmark. Int J Cancer. 1999 May 31;81(5):723-5.