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profileWilliam Webster Tomford, M.D.

TitleProfessor of Orthopedic Surgery
InstitutionMassachusetts General Hospital
DepartmentOrthopedic Surgery
AddressMassachusetts General Hospital
Orthopedic Surgery
55 Fruit St
Boston MA 02114
Phone617/726-8532
Fax617/724-3839
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R01AR021896     (TOMFORD, WILLIAM W)Dec 1, 1978 - May 31, 1995
NIH/NIAMS
BONE AND CARTILAGE ALLOGRAFTS IN BONE TUMOR TREATMENT
Role: Principal Investigator

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  1. Burchardt H, Tomford WW. Allograft research and transplantation: editorial comment. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2012 Sep; 470(9):2476-7. PMID: 22744204; PMCID: PMC3830079.
  2. Lewandrowski KU, Hile DD, Thompson BM, Wise DL, Tomford WW, Trantolo DJ. Quantitative measures of osteoinductivity of a porous poly(propylene fumarate) bone graft extender. Tissue Eng. 2003 Feb; 9(1):85-93. PMID: 12625957.
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  3. Lewandrowski KU, Bondre S, Hile DD, Thompson BM, Wise DL, Tomford WW, Trantolo DJ. Porous poly(propylene fumarate) foam coating of orthotopic cortical bone grafts for improved osteoconduction. Tissue Eng. 2002 Dec; 8(6):1017-27. PMID: 12542947.
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  4. Fox EJ, Hau MA, Gebhardt MC, Hornicek FJ, Tomford WW, Mankin HJ. Long-term followup of proximal femoral allografts. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2002 Apr; (397):106-13. PMID: 11953602.
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  5. Hazan EJ, Hornicek FJ, Tomford W, Gebhardt MC, Mankin HJ. The effect of adjuvant chemotherapy on osteoarticular allografts. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2001 Apr; (385):176-81. PMID: 11302311.
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  6. Sorger JI, Hornicek FJ, Zavatta M, Menzner JP, Gebhardt MC, Tomford WW, Mankin HJ. Allograft fractures revisited. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2001 Jan; (382):66-74. PMID: 11154007.
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  7. Lewandrowski KU, Schollmeier G, Ekkemkamp A, Uhthoff HK, Tomford WW. Incorporation of perforated and demineralized cortical bone allografts. Part II: A mechanical and histologic evaluation. Biomed Mater Eng. 2001; 11(3):209-19. PMID: 11564904.
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  8. Hornicek FJ, Gebhardt MC, Tomford WW, Sorger JI, Zavatta M, Menzner JP, Mankin HJ. Factors affecting nonunion of the allograft-host junction. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2001 Jan; (382):87-98. PMID: 11154010.
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  9. Lewandrowski KU, Schollmeier G, Ekkemkamp A, Uhthoff HK, Tomford WW. Incorporation of perforated and demineralized cortical bone allografts. Part I: radiographic and histologic evaluation. Biomed Mater Eng. 2001; 11(3):197-207. PMID: 11564903.
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  10. Lewandrowski KU, Rebmann V, Pässler M, Schollmeier G, Ekkernkamp A, Grosse-Wilde H, Tomford WW. Immune response to perforated and partially demineralized bone allografts. J Orthop Sci. 2001; 6(6):545-55. PMID: 11793178.
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  11. Lietman SA, Tomford WW, Gebhardt MC, Springfield DS, Mankin HJ. Complications of irradiated allografts in orthopaedic tumor surgery. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2000 Jun; (375):214-7. PMID: 10853172.
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  12. Bondre S, Lewandrowski KU, Hasirci V, Cattaneo MV, Gresser JD, Wise DL, Tomford WW, Trantolo DJ. Biodegradable foam coating of cortical allografts. Tissue Eng. 2000 Jun; 6(3):217-27. PMID: 10941216.
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  13. Chin KR, Altman DT, Altman GT, Mitchell TM, Tomford WW, Lhowe DW. Retrograde nailing of femur fractures in patients with myelopathy and who are nonambulatory. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2000 Apr; (373):218-26. PMID: 10810480.
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  14. Tomford WW. Bone allografts: past, present and future. Cell Tissue Bank. 2000; 1(2):105-9. PMID: 15256954.
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  15. Friedlaender GE, Strong DM, Tomford WW, Mankin HJ. Long-term follow-up of patients with osteochondral allografts. A correlation between immunologic responses and clinical outcome. Orthop Clin North Am. 1999 Oct; 30(4):583-8. PMID: 10471763.
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  16. Tomford WW, Mankin HJ. Bone banking. Update on methods and materials. Orthop Clin North Am. 1999 Oct; 30(4):565-70. PMID: 10471761.
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  17. Lewandrowski KU, Bondre SP, Gresser JD, Wise DL, Tomford WW, Trantolo DJ. Improved osteoconduction of cortical bone grafts by biodegradable foam coating. Biomed Mater Eng. 1999; 9(5-6):265-75. PMID: 10822482.
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  18. Lewandrowski K, Tomford WW, Michaud NA, Schomacker KT, Deutsch TF. An electron microscopic study on the process of acid demineralization of cortical bone. Calcif Tissue Int. 1997 Oct; 61(4):294-7. PMID: 9312199.
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  19. Lewandrowski KU, Tomford WW, Schomacker KT, Deutsch TF, Mankin HJ. Improved osteoinduction of cortical bone allografts: a study of the effects of laser perforation and partial demineralization. J Orthop Res. 1997 Sep; 15(5):748-56. PMID: 9420606.
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  20. Lewandrowski KU, Venugopalan V, Tomford WW, Schomacker KT, Mankin HJ, Deutsch TF. Kinetics of cortical bone demineralization: controlled demineralization--a new method for modifying cortical bone allografts. J Biomed Mater Res. 1996 Jul; 31(3):365-72. PMID: 8806062.
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  21. Ohlendorf C, Tomford WW, Mankin HJ. Chondrocyte survival in cryopreserved osteochondral articular cartilage. J Orthop Res. 1996 May; 14(3):413-6. PMID: 8676254.
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  22. Strong DM, Friedlaender GE, Tomford WW, Springfield DS, Shives TC, Burchardt H, Enneking WF, Mankin HJ. Immunologic responses in human recipients of osseous and osteochondral allografts. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1996 May; (326):107-14. PMID: 8620630.
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  23. Mankin HJ, Gebhardt MC, Jennings LC, Springfield DS, Tomford WW. Long-term results of allograft replacement in the management of bone tumors. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1996 Mar; (324):86-97. PMID: 8595781.
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  24. O'Donnell RJ, Deutsch TF, Flotte RJ, Lorente CA, Tomford WW, Mankin HJ, Schomacker KT. Effect of Er:YAG laser holes on osteoinduction in demineralized rat calvarial allografts. J Orthop Res. 1996 Jan; 14(1):108-13. PMID: 8618152.
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  25. Caruso EM, Lewandrowski KU, Ohlendorf C, Tomford WW, Zaleske DJ. Repopulation of laser-perforated chondroepiphyseal matrix with xenogeneic chondrocytes. An experimental model. J Orthop Res. 1996 Jan; 14(1):102-7. PMID: 8618151.
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  26. Tomford WW. Transmission of disease through transplantation of musculoskeletal allografts. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1995 Nov; 77(11):1742-54. PMID: 7593087.
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  27. Lewandrowski KU, Tomford WW, Yeadon A, Deutsch TF, Mankin HJ, Uhthoff HK. Flexural rigidity in partially demineralized diaphyseal bone grafts. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1995 Aug; (317):254-62. PMID: 7671488.
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  28. Tomford WW, Malinin T, Moore TM, Rodrigo JJ, Strobos J, Woodcock J. Symposium: Current concepts and controversies in tissue banking. Contemp Orthop. 1995 Apr; 30(4):349-61. PMID: 10150357.
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  29. Marr DS, Rosenthal DI, Cohen GL, Tomford WW. Rapid postoperative osteolysis in Paget disease. A case report. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1994 Feb; 76(2):274-7. PMID: 8113265.
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  30. Hanna E, Hughes G, Eliachar I, Wanamaker J, Tomford W. Fungal osteomyelitis of the temporal bone: a review of reported cases. Ear Nose Throat J. 1993 Aug; 72(8):532, 537-41. PMID: 8404555.
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  31. Pereira BJ, Milford EL, Kirkman RL, Levey AS, Tomford WW, Leibowitz H, Rhodes M, Quan S, Wilber JC. Low risk of liver disease after tissue transplantation from donors with HCV. Lancet. 1993 Apr 03; 341(8849):903-4. PMID: 7681921.
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  32. Mankin HJ, Springfield DS, Gebhardt MC, Tomford WW. Current status of allografting for bone tumors. Orthopedics. 1992 Oct; 15(10):1147-54. PMID: 1409125.
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  33. Tomford WW, Springfield DS, Mankin HJ. Fresh and frozen articular cartilage allografts. Orthopedics. 1992 Oct; 15(10):1183-8. PMID: 1409128.
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  34. Conway B, Tomford WW. Radiosensitivity of human immunodeficiency virus type 1. Clin Infect Dis. 1992 Apr; 14(4):978-9. PMID: 1576300.
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  35. Power RA, Wood DJ, Tomford WW, Mankin HJ. Revision osteoarticular allograft transplantation in weight-bearing joints. A clinical review. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 1991 Jul; 73(4):595-9. PMID: 2071641.
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  36. Conway B, Tomford W, Mankin HJ, Hirsch MS, Schooley RT. Radiosensitivity of HIV-1--potential application to sterilization of bone allografts. AIDS. 1991 May; 5(5):608-9. PMID: 1863419.
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  37. Tomford WW, Bloem RM, Mankin HJ. Osteoarticular allografts. Acta Orthop Belg. 1991; 57 Suppl 2:98-102. PMID: 1792891.
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  38. Tomford WW, Thongphasuk J, Mankin HJ, Ferraro MJ. Frozen musculoskeletal allografts. A study of the clinical incidence and causes of infection associated with their use. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1990 Sep; 72(8):1137-43. PMID: 2398083.
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  39. Jofe MH, Gebhardt MC, Tomford WW, Mankin HJ. Reconstruction for defects of the proximal part of the femur using allograft arthroplasty. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1988 Apr; 70(4):507-16. PMID: 3281952.
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  40. Lord CF, Gebhardt MC, Tomford WW, Mankin HJ. Infection in bone allografts. Incidence, nature, and treatment. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1988 Mar; 70(3):369-76. PMID: 3279038.
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  41. Bell RS, Bourret LA, Bell DF, Gebhardt MC, Rosenberg A, Berrey HB, Treadwell BV, Tomford WW, Mankin HJ. Evaluation of fluorescein diacetate for flow cytometric determination of cell viability in orthopaedic research. J Orthop Res. 1988; 6(4):467-74. PMID: 3164067.
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  42. Tomford WW, Mankin HJ, Friedlaender GE, Doppelt SH, Gebhardt MC. Methods of banking bone and cartilage for allograft transplantation. Orthop Clin North Am. 1987 Apr; 18(2):241-7. PMID: 3550573.
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  43. Mankin HJ, Gebhardt MC, Tomford WW. The use of frozen cadaveric allografts in the management of patients with bone tumors of the extremities. Orthop Clin North Am. 1987 Apr; 18(2):275-89. PMID: 3550576.
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  44. Tomford WW, Ploetz JE, Mankin HJ. Bone allografts of femoral heads: procurement and storage. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1986 Apr; 68(4):534-7. PMID: 3957976.
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  45. Tomford WW, Duff GP, Mankin HJ. Experimental freeze-preservation of chondrocytes. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1985 Jul-Aug; (197):11-4. PMID: 4017327.
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  46. Tomford WW, Fredericks GR, Mankin HJ. Studies on cryopreservation of articular cartilage chondrocytes. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1984 Feb; 66(2):253-9. PMID: 6693452.
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  47. Tomford WW, Doppelt SH, Mankin HJ, Friedlaender GE. 1983 bone bank procedures. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1983 Apr; (174):15-21. PMID: 6339136.
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  48. Mankin HJ, Doppelt S, Tomford W. Clinical experience with allograft implantation. The first ten years. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1983 Apr; (174):69-86. PMID: 6339144.
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  49. Tomford WW, Mankin HJ. Investigational approaches to articular cartilage preservation. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1983 Apr; (174):22-7. PMID: 6831806.
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  50. Mankin HJ, Doppelt SH, Sullivan TR, Tomford WW. Osteoarticular and intercalary allograft transplantation in the management of malignant tumors of bone. Cancer. 1982 Aug 15; 50(4):613-30. PMID: 7046906.
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  51. Doppelt SH, Tomford WW, Lucas AD, Mankin HJ. Operational and financial aspects of a hospital bone bank. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1981 Dec; 63(9):1472-81. PMID: 7320038.
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  52. Tomford WW, Schachar NS, Fuller TC, Henry WB, Mankin HJ. Immunogenicity of frozen osteoarticular allografts. Transplant Proc. 1981 Mar; 13(1 Pt 2):888-90. PMID: 7022958.
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  53. Tomford WW, Starkweather RJ, Goldman MH. A study of the clinical incidence of infection in the use of banked allograft bone. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1981 Feb; 63(2):244-8. PMID: 7007391.
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  54. Oh I, Carlson CE, Tomford WW, Harris WH. Improved fixation of the femoral component after total hip replacement using a methacrylate intramedullary plug. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 1978 Jul; 60(5):608-13. PMID: 681379.
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  55. Sutton JP, Tomford WW. Epics of angina. J Tenn Med Assoc. 1971 Mar; 64(3):213-6. PMID: 4927835.
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