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Joseph H Schwab, M.D.

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This page shows the publications co-authored by Joseph Schwab and Stuart Hershman.
Connection Strength

5.862
  1. Response to Assessing impacts of gender on adverse postoperative outcomes in patients undergoing osteoporotic vertebral compression fracture surgery. Osteoporos Int. 2022 Apr; 33(4):947-948.
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    Score: 0.249
  2. Surgical Intervention is Associated With Improvements in the ASIA Impairment Scale in Gunshot-induced Spinal Injuries of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine. Clin Spine Surg. 2022 Mar 10.
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    Score: 0.248
  3. Practice Variation Within a Single Institution in Management of Degenerative Spondylolisthesis. Clin Spine Surg. 2022 Mar 07.
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    Score: 0.248
  4. Open epidural blood patch to augment durotomy repair in lumbar spine surgery: surgical technique and cohort study. Spine J. 2021 12; 21(12):2010-2018.
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    Score: 0.236
  5. Osteoporosis is under recognized and undertreated in adult spinal deformity patients. J Spine Surg. 2021 Mar; 7(1):1-7.
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    Score: 0.231
  6. Vancomycin-impregnated calcium sulfate beads compared with vancomycin powder in adult spinal deformity patients undergoing thoracolumbar fusion. N Am Spine Soc J. 2021 Mar; 5:100048.
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    Score: 0.228
  7. Laminoplasty-an underutilized procedure for cervical spondylotic myelopathy. Spine J. 2021 04; 21(4):571-577.
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    Score: 0.226
  8. Disk Area Is a More Reliable Measurement Than Anteroposterior Length in the Assessment of Lumbar Disk Herniations: A Validation Study. Clin Spine Surg. 2020 10; 33(8):E381-E385.
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    Score: 0.224
  9. Males Have Higher Rates of Peri-operative Mortality Following Surgery for Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fracture. Osteoporos Int. 2021 Apr; 32(4):699-704.
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    Score: 0.224
  10. Osteoporosis increases the likelihood of revision surgery following a long spinal fusion for adult spinal deformity. Spine J. 2021 01; 21(1):134-140.
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    Score: 0.222
  11. Age Is Just a Number: Patient Age Does Not Affect Outcome Following Surgery for Osteoporotic Vertebral Compression Fractures. Global Spine J. 2021 Sep; 11(7):1083-1088.
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    Score: 0.222
  12. Laminoplasty versus laminectomy and fusion for cervical spondylotic myelopathy: a cost analysis. Spine J. 2020 11; 20(11):1770-1775.
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    Score: 0.222
  13. Development of machine learning and natural language processing algorithms for preoperative prediction and automated identification of intraoperative vascular injury in anterior lumbar spine surgery. Spine J. 2021 10; 21(10):1635-1642.
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    Score: 0.217
  14. Can natural language processing provide accurate, automated reporting of wound infection requiring reoperation after lumbar discectomy? Spine J. 2020 10; 20(10):1602-1609.
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    Score: 0.216
  15. Caudal Lumbar Disc Herniations Are More Likely to Require Surgery for Symptom Resolution. Global Spine J. 2021 Apr; 11(3):359-364.
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    Score: 0.215
  16. Predicting prolonged opioid prescriptions in opioid-naïve lumbar spine surgery patients. Spine J. 2020 06; 20(6):888-895.
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    Score: 0.213
  17. Natural language processing for automated detection of incidental durotomy. Spine J. 2020 05; 20(5):695-700.
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    Score: 0.213
  18. Does Size Matter? An Analysis of the Effect of Lumbar Disc Herniation Size on the Success of Nonoperative Treatment. Global Spine J. 2020 Oct; 10(7):881-887.
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    Score: 0.210
  19. Discharge Disposition After Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion. World Neurosurg. 2019 Dec; 132:e14-e20.
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    Score: 0.209
  20. DEXA sensitivity analysis in patients with adult spinal deformity. Spine J. 2020 02; 20(2):174-180.
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    Score: 0.208
  21. Serum albumin levels predict which patients are at increased risk for complications following surgical management of acute osteoporotic vertebral compression fractures. Spine J. 2019 11; 19(11):1796-1802.
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    Score: 0.205
  22. Development of machine learning algorithms for prediction of prolonged opioid prescription after surgery for lumbar disc herniation. Spine J. 2019 11; 19(11):1764-1771.
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    Score: 0.205
  23. Sagittal spinal parameters after en bloc resection of mobile spine tumors. Spine J. 2019 10; 19(10):1606-1612.
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    Score: 0.204
  24. Development of a machine learning algorithm predicting discharge placement after surgery for spondylolisthesis. Eur Spine J. 2019 Aug; 28(8):1775-1782.
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    Score: 0.202
  25. Machine learning for prediction of sustained opioid prescription after anterior cervical discectomy and fusion. Spine J. 2019 06; 19(6):976-983.
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    Score: 0.200
  26. Development of machine learning algorithms for prediction of discharge disposition after elective inpatient surgery for lumbar degenerative disc disorders. Neurosurg Focus. 2018 11 01; 45(5):E6.
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    Score: 0.196
  27. Nasal screening for methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus does not reduce surgical site infection after primary lumbar fusion. Spine J. 2022 01; 22(1):113-125.
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    Score: 0.059
  28. Development of prediction models for clinically meaningful improvement in PROMIS scores after lumbar decompression. Spine J. 2021 03; 21(3):397-404.
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    Score: 0.056
  29. Surgeon-level variance in achieving clinical improvement after lumbar decompression: the importance of adequate risk adjustment. Spine J. 2021 03; 21(3):405-410.
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    Score: 0.056
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.