James E. Cain. Jr. M.D.

Seeing New Patients At This Location:

Glendale Location:
525 W. River Woods Parkway, Suite 130
Glendale, WI 53212
Monday – Friday – 8:30am-5:00pm

Education:

Undergraduate
The United States
Air Force Academy
Colorado Springs, Colorado
BS 1971-1975

Post Graduate
Webster College
St. Louis, Missouri
MA 1976-1978

Graduate
Georgetown University
School of Medicine
Washington, D.C.
MD, Medicine 1978-1982

Post Graduate
Wright-Patterson USAF
Medical Center
Dayton, Ohio
Internship General Surgery
1982-1983

Wilford Hall 
USAFMedical Center
Dayton, Ohio
Residency Orthopaedics
1983-1987

University of Kanas Medical Center
Kansas City, Kansas
Rae R. Jacobs Memorial Spine Fellowship
Fellowship Spine/Scoliosis
1987-1988

Appointments and Positions:

Academic
1990 – 1995
F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine
Uniformed Services University of
the Health Sciences
– Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery

1988 – 1995
Wilford Hall USAF Medical Center
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program
– Teaching Staff
– Chief, Spinal Surgery Service (1988—1993)
– Deputy Department Chairman (1991—1993)

1988 – 1993
Brooke Army Medical Center
Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program
– Teaching Staff

Military
1971 – 1995
Lieutenant Colonel, U.S. Air Force Reserve
Wilford Hall Medical Center
Lackland, AFB, Texas
– Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon

Civilian
1993 – Present
St. Mary’s Hospital – Milwaukee, Wisconsin

St. Michael’s Hospital – Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Sinai—Samaritan Hospital – Milwaukee, Wisconsin
– Staff Orthopaedic Surgeon

Orthopaedic Associates of Milwaukee, S.C.
February 1993 through present

Certification And Licensure

Specialty Certification
1990
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery

Medical Or Other Professional Licensure:
Wisconsin #33238

Memberships In Professional And Scientific Societies

American Medical Association
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery
Scoliosis Research Society
North American Spine Society
Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons
Wisconsin State Medical Society

Honors/Awards

Best Resident Paper, Texas Orthopaedic Association, Dallas, Texas,
May 1986.

Cervical Spine Research Society Research Award, Cervical Spine Research Society,
Washington, D.Cu,
December 1987

Finalist: Russell G. Hibbs Award, Scoliosis Research Society, Honolulu, Hawaii,
September 1990

Norman T. Kirk Award, Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons, Colorado Springs, Colorado,
December 1992

Eugene J. Nordby, M.D. Research Award, International Intradiscal Therapy Society, Aberdeenshire, Scotland,
May 1994

Publications

  1. Cain, J.E., Shepler, T.R., and Wilson, M.W.: Hamatometacarpal Fracture-Dislocation: Classification and Treatment. Journal of Hand Surgery. 12A: 762v767, September 1987.
  2. Cain, J.E., Dryer, R.P., and Barton, B.R.: Evaluation of Dural Closure Techniques: Suture Methods, Fibrin Adhesive Sealant, and Cyanoacrylate Polymer. Spine. 13: 720—725, 1988.
  3. Cain, J.E., Shepler, T.R., and Wilson, M.W.: Hamatometacarpal Fracture—Dislocation: Classification and Treatment. Yearbook of Hand Surgery, 1988.
  4.  Cain, J.E. and Jackson, R.P.: The Correction of Kyphotic Deformity in Spondylolisthesis. Vth Proceeding of the International Congress on Cotrel Dubosset Instrumentation, 1988.
  5. Jackson, R.P., Cain, J.E., Jacobs, R.R., Cooper, B.R., and McManus, G.E.: The Neuroradiographic Diagnosis of Lumbar Herniated Nucleus Pulposus II: A Comparison of Myelography, Computed Tomography (CT), CT—Myelography, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Spine 14: 1362 – 1367, 1989.
  6. Cain, J.E., Rosenthal, H.G., Broom, M J., Jauch, E.C., Borek, D.A., and Jacobs, R.R.: Quantification of Leakage Pressures After Durotomy Repairs in the Canine. Spine 15: 969—970, 1990.
  7. Cain, J.E., Lauerman, W.C., Broom, M.J., Rosenthal, R.R., Jacobs, R.R., The Histomorphologic Sequence of Dural Repair: Observations in the Canine Model. Spine 16: 5319—5323, 1991.
  8. Cain, J.E., Deffer, P.J.: Rehabilitation (in Orthopaedic Review), Editor Miller, M.G., Saunders, W.B., Philadelphia, 1992.
  9. Lauerman, W.C., Platenberg, R.C., Cain, J.E., Deeney, V.F.X.: Age—Related Disc Degeneration: Preliminary Report of a Naturally Occurring Baboon Model. Journal of Spinal Disorders, 5:170—175, 1992.
  10. Parsons, T.W., Lauerman, W.C., Ethier, D.B., Cain, J.E.: Spinal Injuries in Combat Troops — Panama 1989. Military Medicine, 158, 7:501, 1993.
  11. DeHart, M.G., Lauerman, W.C., CainSpJnEl: Management 5f170—175, Chyloretroperitoneum. Spine 19: 716—718, 1994.
  12. Miller, M.D., Cain, J.E., Lauerman, W.C.: Posterior Sacroiliac Fixation Using a Sacral Pedicle Targeting Device. An Anatomical Study. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 7 (6): 514-520, 1993.
  13. Stefko, R.M., Cain, J.E., Lauerman, W.C., Brann, C., Platenburg, R.C., Pyka, R.: Vertebrodiatasis: Lumbar Lengthening of the Juvenile Goat Spine. Spine 18: 1616-1620, 1993.
  14. Ethier, D.E., Cain, J.E., Yaszemski, M.J., Glover, R.P., Pyka, W.C., and Lauerman, W.C.: The Influence of Annulotomy Selection on Disc Competence: A Biomechanical, Radiographic, and Histologic Analysis. Spine 19: 2071—2076, 1994.
  15. Cain, J.E., DeJong, J.T., Dinenberg, S.R., Stefko, R.R., and Lauerman, W.C.: A Pathomechanical Analysis of Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture Reduction. Spine 18: 1647-1654, 1993.
  16. Dinenberg, A.S., Cain, J.E., Stefko, R.R., and Lauerman, W.C.: The Production of Burst Fractures in a Calf Spine Model. Journal of Spinal Disorders (in press).
  17. Klink, W.P., Lauerman, W.C., and Cain, J.E.: Muscle Flap Closure for Salvage of Complex Back Wounds. Spine 19: 1467—1470, 1994.
  18. Cain, J.E. Jr., Major, M.R., Lauerman, W.C., et al: The Morbidity of Heparin Therapy after Development of Pulmonary Embolus in Patients Undergoing Thoracolumbar or Lumbar Spinal Fusion. Spine 20: 1600—03, 1995.
  19. Cain, J.E. Jr., et al: The Morbidity of Heparin Therapy after Development of Pulmonary Embolus in Patients Undergoing Thoracolumbar or Lumbar Spinal Fusion.Yearbook of Orthopaedics: 1996, 182-183.
  20. Lauerman, W.C. and Cain, J.E.: Isthmic Spondylolisthesis in the Adult. Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons: Volume 4 (Number 4): 201—208, 1996.

Abstracts

  1. Cain, J.E., Shepler, T.R., Wilson, M.W.: Hamatometacarpal Fracture-Dislocation. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 11 (Number 3) 584, 1987.
  2. Cain, J.E., Jackson, R.P., Jacobs, R.R., Cooper, B.R., and McManus, G.E.: The Neuroradiographic Diagnosis of Lumbar Herniated Nucleus Pulposus: A Comparison of Myelography, Computerized Tomography, CT-Myelography, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 12 (Number 3) 602, 1988.
  3. Cain, J.E., Dryer, R.P., and Barton, B.R.: Evaluation of Dural Closure Techniques: Suture Methods, Fibrin Adhesive Sealant, and Cyanoacrylate Polymer. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 12 (Number 3) 626, 1988.
  4. Schler, F.J., Cain, J.E., and Jacobs, R.R.: The Operative Management of Type II Odontoid Fractures Us1ng Internal Screw Fixation. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 13 (Number 3) 588,
  5. Schler, F.J., Cain, J.E., Jacobs, R.R., Montesano, P.X., and Anderson, P.A.: The Operative Management of Type II Odontoid Fractures Using Internal Fixation. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 14 (Number 3) 693, 1990.
  6. Rosenthal, H.G., Cain, J.E., Broom, M.J., and Jacobs, R.R.: Quantification of Dural Leakage Pressures After Durotomy Repairs in the Canine. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 14 (Number 3) 747, 1990.
  7. Cain, J.E., Lauerman, W.C., Broom, M.J., Rosenthal, H.G., and Jacobs, R.R.: Histomorphologic Sequence of Dural Repair: Observations in the Canine Model. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 15 (Number 1) 224, 1991.
  8. Parsons, T.W., Lauerman, W.C. Ethier, D.B., Cain, J.E., Coe, J.D., and Elias, Z.: Spine Injuries in Combat Troops-Panama 1989. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 15 (Number 2) 353, 1991.
  9. Miller, M.D., Cain, J.E., Lauerman, W.C., Plattenberg, R.C., Wilson, M.R., and Littlefield, W.G.: Posterior Sacroiliac Fixation Using a Sacral Pedicle Targeting Device-An Anatomical Study. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 15 (Number 3) 629, 1991.
  10. Cain, J.E., Miller, M.D., Lauerman, W.C., Plattenberg, R.C., Wilson, M.R., and Littlefield, W.G.: Posterior Sacroiliac Fixation Using a Sacral Pedicle Targeting Device-An Anatomical Study. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 16 (Number 1) 48, 1992.
  11. Miller, M.D., Cain, J.E., Lauerman, W.C., Plattenberg, R.C Wilson, M.R., and Littlefield, W.G.: Posterior Sacroiliac Fixation Using a Sacral Pedicle Targeting Dev1ce-An Anatomical Study. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 16 (Number 1) 77, 1992.
  12. Cain, J.E., Rosenthal, H.G., Broom, M.J., and Jacobs, R.R.: Quantification of Dural Leakage Pressures After Durotomy Repairs in the Canine. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 16 (Number 1) 242, 1992.
  13. Lauerman, W.C., Platenberg, R.C., Cain, J.E., Hubbard, G E., and Hixson, C.C.: A Naturally Occurring Primate Model of Disc Degeneration: Plain Radiographic, MRI, and Histopathologic Correlation. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 16 (Number 2) 430, 1992.
  14. DeHart, M., Lauerman, W., Connelly, A.H., Roettger, R., West, J.L., and Cain, J.E.: Management of Chyloretroperitonium. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 16 (Number 3) 824, 1992.
  15. Tankersley, 8., Lauerman, W., Cain, J., and Ogilvie, J.W.: Myelopathy Associated with Subaxial Instability in Klippel-Feil Syndrome. Orthopaedic Transactions: volume 16 (Number 3) 824, 1992.
  16. Lauerman, W.C., Platenberg, R.C., Cain, J.E., and Deeney, V.F.X.: Age Related Disc Degeneration: Preliminary Report of a Naturally Occurring Baboon Model. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 16 (Number 3) 832, 1992.
  17. Hart, M.M., Lauerman, W.C, Connelly, A.H., Roettger, R., West, J.L., and Cain, J.E.: Management of Chyloretroperitonium. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 17 (Number 1) 109, 1993.
  18. Stefko, R., Cain, J., Lauerman, W., Brann, C., Plattenberg, R., and Pyka, R.: Vertebrodiastasis: Lumbar Lengthening of the Juvenile Goat Spine. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 17 (Number 1) 112-113, 1993.
  19. Cain, J.E., DeJong, J.T., Plattenberg, R.C., Stefko, R.M., Dinenburg, A.S., and Lauerman, W.C.: The Pathomechanical Basis of Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture Reduction. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 17 (Number 1) 114, 1993.
  20. DeJong, J.T., Cain, J.E., Stefko, R.M., Plattenberg, R.C., and Lauerman, W.C.: The Pathomechanical Basis of Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture Reduction. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 17
    (Number 2) 509, 1993.
  21. Klink, B., Thurman, R.T., Wittpenn, J.P, Lauerman, W., and Cain, J.E.: Muscle Flap Closure for Salvage of Complex Back Wounds. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 17 (Number 2) 512, 1993.
  22. Ethier, D.B., Cain, J.E., Lauerman, W.C., and Yaszemski, M.J.: Influence of Annulotomy Type on Disc Competence. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 17 (Number 2) 513, 1993.
  23. Gomez, B.A., Miller, M.D., and Cain, J.E.: Anterior Versus Posterior Sacroiliac Fixation: A Biomechanical Study. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 17 (Number 2) 518, 1993.
  24. Platenberg, R.C., Lauerman, W.C., and Cain, J.E.: A Naturally Occurring Primate Model of Disc Degeneration. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 18 (Number 1) 229, 1994.
  25. Cain, J.E., DeJong, J.T., Platenberg, R.C., and Lauerman, W.C.: The Pathomechanical Basis of Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture Reduction. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 18 (Number 1) 239, 1994.
  26. Glover, J.M., Lauerman, W.C., Cain, J.E., and higgs, J.: Evaluation of Low Back Pain in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 18 (Number 1) 263, 1994.7
  27. Dinnenberg, A.S.XHndumain, J.E.: lmheNsmbdnctioaBSf BBBSt Fractures in the Calf Spine. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 18 (Number 1) 284, 1994.
  28. Lauerman, W.C., Genez, B.M., Cain, J.E., and Chopp, T.A.: Atlanto-Axial Arthrosis. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 18 (Number 2) 358, 1994.
  29. Ethier, D.B., Cain, J.E., Yaszemski, M.J., Glover, R.P., and Lauerman, W.C.: The Influence of Annulotomy Selection on Disc Competence. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 18 (Number 3) 835, 1994..
  30. Cain, J.E., Lauerman, W., Major, M., Place, H., Bryan, C., West, J., and Wood, K.: The Morbidity of Heparin Therapy Following Development of Pulmonar Embolus in Patients Undergoing Thoracolumbar or Lumbar Spinal Fusion. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 19 (Number 3) 608, 1995.
  31. Ethier, D., Cain, J., Lauerman, W., Yaszemski, M., and Pyka, R.: The Influence of Annulotomy Selection on Disc Competence. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 19 (Number 3) 606, 1995.
  32. Ethier, D., Cain, J., Lauerman, W., Yaszemski, M., and Phyka, R.: The Influence of Annulotomy Selection on Disc Competence. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 20 (Number 4) 1109, 1996.
  33. Franc, J., Yaszemski, M. , Lauerman, W., Cain,  J.: A Randomized Prospective Study of Lumbar Fusion with and without Transpedicular Instrumentation. Orthopaedic Transactions: Volume 21 (Number 1) 157, 1997.

Presentations

  1. “Hamatometacarpal Fracture Dislocation: Classification and Treatment.” Presented at the Texas Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Dallas, Texas, May 1986. Orthopaedic
  2. “Hamatometacarpal Fracture-Dislocation: Classification and Treatment.” Presented at the American Orthopaedic Association Residents Conference, Salt Lake City, Utah, March 1987.
  3. ”Evaluation of Dural Closure Techniques: Suture Methods, Fibrin Adhesive Sealant, and Cyanoacrylate Polymer.” Presented at the Cervical Spine Research Society Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C., December 1987.
  4. “The Neuroradiographic Diagnosis of Lumbar Herniated Nucleus Pulposus: A Comparison of Myelography, Computed Tomography, CT Myelography, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging.” Presented at the International Society for the Study of Lumbar Spine, Miami, Florida, April 1988.
  5. “Evaluation of Dural Closure Techniques, Suture Methods, Fibrin Adhesive Sealant, and Cyanoacrylate Polymer.” Presented at the International Society for the Study of Lumbar Spine, Miami, Florida, April 1988.
  6. “The Correction of Kyphotic Deformity in Spondylolisthesis.” Presented at the Fifth International Congress on Cotrel-Dubosset Instrumentation, Paris, France, June 1988.
  7. “The Evaluation of Dural Repair – Observations in the Canine Model.” Presented at the Orthopaedic Research Society, Las Vegas, Nevada, February 1989.
  8. ”The Neuroradiographic Diagnosis of Lumbar Herniated Nucleus Pulposus: A Comparison of Myelography, Computed Tomography, CT Myelograpy, and Magnetic Resonance Imaging.” Presented at the 56th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Las Vegas, Nevada, February 1989.
  9. “The Evaluation of Dural Closure Techniques: Suture Methods, Fibrin Adhesive Sealant, and Cyanoacrylate Polymer.” Presented at the Federation of Spine Associations, Las Vegas, Nevada, February 1989.
  10. “The Operative Management of Type II Odontoid Fractures Using Internal Screw Fixation.” Presented (by Schler, F.J.) at the American Orthopaedic Association’s Residents’ Conference, Albany, New York, 1989.
  11. “The Evaluation of Dural Repair – Observations in the Canine Model ” Presented (by Rosenthal, H.G.) at the Scoliosis Research Society, Amsterdam, Holland, October 1989.
  12. “The Operative Management of Type II Odontoid Fractures Using Internal Screw Fixation.” Presented (by Schler, F.J.) at the Cervical Spine Research Society, New Orleans, Louisiana, December 1989.
  13. “The Histomorphologic Sequence of Dural Repair: Observations in the Canine Model.” Presented at the North American Spine Society, Monterrey, California, September 1990.
  14. “The Histomorphologic Sequence of Dural Repair: Observationsin The Canine Model.” Presented at the Scoliosis Research Society, Honolulu, Hawaii, October 1990.
  15. “Spine Injuries in Combat Troops – Panama 1989.” Presented (by Ethier, D.S.) at the Annual Meeting of the Sdciety of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons, Williamsburg, VA, November 1990.
  16. “Sacroiliac Joint Fixation Using a Sacral Pedicle Targeting Device.“ Presented at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery, Anaheim, California, March 1991
  17. “The Histomorphologic Sequence of Dural Repair: Observations in The Canine Model.” Presented at the International Society for the Study of Lumbar Spine, Heidelburg, Germany, April 1991.
  18. “Quantification of Leakage Pressures After Durotomy Repairs in the Canine.” Presented at the International Society for the Study of Lumbar Spine, Heidelburg, Germany, April 1991.
  19. “Sacroiliac Joint Fixation Using a Sacral Pedicle Targeting Device.” Presented (by Miller, M.R.) at the American Orthopaedic Association Residents’ Conference, Kansas City, Missouri, April 1991.
  20. “Sacroiliac Joint Fixation Using a Sacral Pedicle Targeting Device ” Presented (by Miller, M.R.) at the 38th Annual Meeting of the American Fracture Association, Washington, D.C., May 1991.
  21. ”MRI with Histopathologic Correlation of a Naturally Occurring Primate Model of Disc Degeneration.” Poster Exhibit at the Annual Meeting of the American Society of Neuroradiology, Washington, D.C., June 1991.
  22. “Management of Chyloretroperitonium.” Presented (by DeHart, M.C.) at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Military Orthopaedics Surgeons, El Paso, TX, November 1991.
  23. “Preliminary Report of a Naturally Occurring Primate Model of Disc Degeneration.” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons, El Paso, Texas, November 1991.
  24. “A Naturally Occurring Primate Model of Disc Degeneration. Plain Radiographic, MRI and Histopathologic Correlation.” Presented at the 38th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society, Washington, D.C., February 1992.
  25. “Management of Low Back Pain.” Invited guest Lecturer, Hawaii Orthopaedic Society, Honolulu, Hawaii, May 1992.
  26. “Adult Scoliosis.” Invited Guest Lecturer, Hawaii Orthopaedic Society, Honolulu, Hawaii, May 1992.
  27. “A Naturally Occurring Primate Model of Disc Degeneration. Plain Radiographic, MRI and Histopathologic Correlation.” Presented (by Lauerman, W.C.) at the 7th Annual Meeting of the North American Spine Society, Boston, MA, July 1992.
  28. “Evaluation of Low Back Pain in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis. Presented (by Glover, J.M.) at the 7th Annual Meeting of the North American Spine Society, Boston, MA, July 1992.
  29. ”The Production of Burst Fractures in the Calf Spine.” Poster Exhibit at the 7th Annual Meeting of the North American Spine Society, Boston, MA, July 1992.
  30. “The Pathomechanical Basis of Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture Reduction.” Presented (by DeJong, J.T.) at the 7th Annual Meeting of the North American Spine Society, Boson, MA, July 1992.
  31. “The Pathomechanical Basis of Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture Reduction.” Presented at the 26th Annual Meeting of the Scoliosis Research Society, Kansas City, Kansas, September 1992.
  32. “Management of Chyloretroperitonium.” Presented (by Dehart, M.E.) at the 26th Annual Meeting of the Scoliosis Research Society, Kansas City, Kansas, September 1992.
  33. “Muscle Flap Closure for Salvage of Complex Back Wounds.” Presented (by Klink, W.P.) at the 34th Annual Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons Meeting, Colorado Springs, Colorado, November 1992.
  34. ”Anterior Versus Posterior Sacro-iliac Fixation.” Presented (by Miller, M) at the 34th Annual Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons Meeting, Colorado Springs, Colorado, November 1992.
  35. “The Pathomechanical Basis of Thoracolumbar Burst Fracture Reduction.” Presented (by DeJong, J.T.) at the 34th Annual Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons Meeting, Colorado Springs, Colorado, November 1992.
  36. “Influence of Annulotomy Type on Disk Competence.” Presented (by Ethier, D.B.) at the 34th Annual Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons Meeting, Colorado Springs, Colorado, November 1992.
  37. “Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis of a Costovertebral Joint.” Presented (by Ritchie, W.) at the 34th Annual Society of Military Orthopaedic Surgeons Meeting, Colorado Springs, Colorado, November 1992.
  38. “Atlanto-axial Arthrosis.” Poster Exhibit at the Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Research Society, Palm Springs, California, December 1992.
  39. “Vertebrodiastasis: Spinal Lengthening in the Immature Goat Spine.” Presented (by Stefko, R.M.) at the 26th Annual Meeting of the Scoliosis Research Society, Kansas City, September 1992.
  40. “Incidence and Clinical Significance of Radiographic Abnormalities in the Cervical Spine.” Poster Exhibit at the Annual Meeting of the Cervical Spine Society. December 1992
  41. “Evaluation of Low Back Pain in Patients with Rheumatoid Arthritis.” Poster Exhibit at the Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Francisco, CA, February 1993.
  42. “The Influence of Annulotomy Selection on Disc Competence. A Biomechanical Radiographic and Histologic Analysis.” Presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Society for the Study of the Lumbar Spine, Marseille, France, June 1993.
  43. “The Production of Burst Fractures in the Calf Spine.” Poster Exhibit at the 28th Annual Meeting of the Scoliosis Research Society, Dublin, Ireland, September 1993.
  44. “Anatomic and Histologic Changes Associated with Vertebrodiastasis.” Poster Exhibit at the 28th Annual Meeting of the Scoliosis Research Society, Dublin, Ireland, September 1993.
  45. “The Influence of Annulotomy Selection on Disc Competence: A Biomechanical, Radiographic, and Histologic Analysis.” Presented at the North American Spine Society, San Diego, California, October 1993.
  46. “Vertebrodiatasis: Experimental Lengthening of the Juvenile Goat Spine.” Presented (by Stefko, R.M.) at the North American Spine Society, San Diego, California, October 1993.
  47. “The Effect of Hyperbaric Oxygenation on Lumbar Spinal Fusion in the Canine.” Presented (by Lauerman, W.C.) at the North American Spine Society, San Diego, California, October 1993.
  48. “Muscle Flap Closure for Salvage of Complex Back Wounds.” Presented (by Lauerman, W.C.) at the North American Spine Society, San Diego, California, October 1993.
  49. “Atlanto-axial Arthrosis.” Presented (by LauermanoBHtET898fornia, The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, February 1994.
  50. “The Influence of Annulotomy Selection on Disc Competence: A Biomechanical, Radiographic, and Histologic Analysis.” Presented (by Ethier, D.B.) at the Federation of Spine Associations, New Orleans, Louisiana, February, 1994.
  51. “The Influence of Annulotomy Selection on Disc Competence: A Radiographic, Biomechanical, and Histologic Analysis.” Presented at the International Intradiscal Therapy Society, Inc., Aberdeenshire, Scotland, May 1994.
  52. “The Morbidity of Heparin Therapy Following Development of Pulmonary Embolus in Patients Undergoing Thoracolumbar or Lumbar Spinal Fusion.” Presented at the Scoliosis Research Society, Portland, Oregon, September 1994.
  53. “The Influence of Annulotomy Selection on DiSc Competence.” Presented at the Scoliosis Research Society, Portland, Oregon, September 1994.
  54. “A Randomized Prospective Study of Lumbar Fusion with and without Transpedicular Instrumentation.” Presented at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, San Francisco, California, February, 1997

Research

  1. A Prospective Comparison Analysis of Anterior and Posterior Spinal Fusion Versus Posterior Spinal Fusion Alone.  Investigators: Cain, J.E., Major, M.R.,Lauerman, W.C., Donaldson, W.P., Jackson, R.P., and Ebelke, D.R.

Current Research Interests

  1. “A Comparative Analysis of Bone Grafting Techniques in Patients Undergoing Lumbar Spinal Fusion.”
    of Pulmonary Embolus in Patients Recently Undergoing Spinal Surgery.”