Richard Hostin, MD

Dr. Hostin Scoliosis Spine SurgeonScoliosis Surgeon | Complex Spine Deformity

Pediatric, Adolescent and Adult Scoliosis and Spine Surgeon

Business Address

4708 Alliance Blvd., Suite 810
Plano, Texas 75093-5323

Current Title and Affiliations

  • Scoliosis Surgeon, Physician, and Owner, Southwest Scoliosis Institute
  • Chief of Orthopedics at Baylor Scott & White Medical Center – Plano
  • Medical Director, Baylor Scoliosis Center – Plano
  • Medical Director of Pediatric Spine and Scoliosis, Medical City Children’s Hospital – Dallas

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Education

August 1996 – May 2000 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

  • University of Oklahoma Health Science Center
    • Doctor of Medicine
    • Alpha Omega Alpha
    • Excellence in Research Award
    • Honors Research Scholar

August 1990 – December 1994 Berkley, California

  • University of California at Berkley
  • Bachelor’s Degree – Psychology

Post-Graduate Training

August 2005 – July 2006 Minneapolis, Minnesota

  • Twin Cities Spine Center
    • Fellowship – Pediatric & Adult Spine Surgery

July 2004 – June 2005 Berkley, California

  • University of California Davis at Berkley
    • Chief Residency

July 2001 – June 2004 Berkley, California

  • University of California Davis at Berkley
    • Residency

June 2000 – June 2001 Berkley, California

  • University of California Davis at Berkley
    • Internship

Licensures / Board Certifications

Texas Medical Board State License

California Medical Board State License

American Board of Orthopedic Surgeons

Oklahoma State Board of Medical Licensure and Supervision

Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners

Society Memberships

American Academy of Orthopedics Surgeons Alpha Omega Alpha

North American Spine Society Texas Spine Society

HARMS / ISSG Active Fellow, Scoliosis Research Society

Texas Orthopaedic Association International Spine Study Group (ISSG) American Medical Association Collin-Fannin County Medical Society

Research & Publication

1. Sagittal alignment and complications following lumbar 3-column osteotomy: does the level of resection matter?
Ferrero E, Liabaud B, Henry JK, Ames CP, Kebaish K, Mundis GM, Hostin R, Gupta MC, Boachie-Adjei O, Smith JS, Hart RA, Obeid I, Diebo BG, Schwab FJ, Lafage V.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2017 Nov;27(5):560-569. doi: 10.3171/2017.3.SPINE16357. Epub 2017 Sep 8.
PMID: 28885128 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

2. Under-Correction of Sagittal Deformities Based on Age-Adjusted Alignment Thresholds Leads to Worse HRQOL While Over-Correction Provides No Additional Benefit.
Scheer JK, Lafage R, Schwab FJ, Liabaud B, Smith JS, Mundis GM, Hostin R, Shaffrey CI, Burton DC, Hart RA, Kim HJ, Bess S, Gupta M, Lafage V, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Oct 9. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000002435. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 29016433 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]

 

3. After 9 Years of 3-Column Osteotomies, Are We Doing Better? Performance Curve Analysis of 573 Surgeries With 2-Year Follow-up.
Diebo BG, Lafage V, Varghese JJ, Gupta M, Kim HJ, Ames C, Kebaish K, Shaffrey C, Hostin R, Obeid I, Burton D, Hart RA, Lafage R, Schwab FJ.
Neurosurgery. 2017 Jul 21. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyx338. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 28973410 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]

 

4. Cell Saver for Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery Reduces Cost.
Gum JL, Carreon LY, Kelly MP, Hostin R, Robinson C, Burton DC, Polly DW, Shaffrey CI, LaFage V, Schwab FJ, Ames CP, Kim HJ, Smith JS, Bess RS; International Spine Study Group.
Spine Deform. 2017 Jul;5(4):272-276. doi: 10.1016/j.jspd.2017.01.005.
PMID: 28622903 [PubMed – in process]

 

5. Proximal Junctional Kyphosis: Inter- and Intra-observer Reliability of Radiographic Measurements in Adult Spinal Deformity.
Rastegar F, Contag A, Daniels A, Hiratzka J, Lin C, Chang J, Than K, Raslan A, Kong C, Nguyen NL, Hostin R, Kane M, Hart R.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Jun 6. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000002261. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 28591078 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]

 

6. Orientation of the Upper-most Instrumented Segment Influences Proximal Junctional Disease Following Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery.
Lafage R, Line BG, Gupta S, Liabaud B, Schwab F, Smith JS, Gum JL, Ames CP, Hostin R, Mundis GM Jr, Kim HJ, Bess S, Klineberg E, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group (ISSG).
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2017 Oct 15;42(20):1570-1577. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000002191.
PMID: 28441306 [PubMed – in process]

 

7. Importance of patient-reported individualized goals when assessing outcomes for adult spinal deformity (ASD): initial experience with a Patient Generated Index (PGI).
Scheer JK, Keefe M, Lafage V, Kelly MP, Bess S, Burton DC, Hart RA, Jain A, Lonner BS, Protopsaltis TS, Hostin R, Shaffrey CI, Smith JS, Schwab F, Ames CP.
Spine J. 2017 Oct;17(10):1397-1405. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2017.04.013. Epub 2017 Apr 13.
PMID: 28414170 [PubMed – in process]

 

8. The Health Impact of Adult Cervical Deformity in Patients Presenting for Surgical Treatment: Comparison to United States Population Norms and Chronic Disease States Based on the EuroQuol-5 Dimensions Questionnaire.
Smith JS, Line B, Bess S, Shaffrey CI, Kim HJ, Mundis G, Scheer JK, Klineberg E, O’Brien M, Hostin R, Gupta M, Daniels A, Kelly M, Gum JL, Schwab FJ, Lafage V, Lafage R, Ailon T, Passias P, Protopsaltis T, Albert TJ, Riew KD, Hart R, Burton D, Deviren V, Ames CP, Group ISS.
Neurosurgery. 2017 May 1;80(5):716-725. doi: 10.1093/neuros/nyx028.
PMID: 28368524 [PubMed – in process]

 

9. Three-column osteotomy for correction of cervical and cervicothoracic deformities: alignment changes and early complications in a multicenter prospective series of 23 patients.
Smith JS, Shaffrey CI, Lafage R, Lafage V, Schwab FJ, Kim HJ, Scheer JK, Protopsaltis T, Passias P, Mundis G, Hart R, Neuman B, Klineberg E, Hostin R, Bess S, Deviren V, Ames CP; ISSG.
Eur Spine J. 2017 Aug;26(8):2128-2137. doi: 10.1007/s00586-017-5071-1. Epub 2017 Mar 30.
PMID: 28361367 [PubMed – in process]

 

10. Complication rates associated with 3-column osteotomy in 82 adult spinal deformity patients: retrospective review of a prospectively collected multicenter consecutive series with 2-year follow-up.
Smith JS, Shaffrey CI, Klineberg E, Lafage V, Schwab F, Lafage R, Kim HJ, Hostin R, Mundis GM Jr, Gupta M, Liabaud B, Scheer JK, Diebo BG, Protopsaltis TS, Kelly MP, Deviren V, Hart R, Burton D, Bess S, Ames CP; , on behalf of the International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2017 Oct;27(4):444-457. doi: 10.3171/2016.10.SPINE16849. Epub 2017 Feb 17.
PMID: 28291402 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

11. Early Patient-Reported Outcomes Predict 3-Year Outcomes in Operatively Treated Patients with Adult Spinal Deformity.
Jain A, Kebaish KM, Sciubba DM, Hassanzadeh H, Scheer JK, Neuman BJ, Lafage V, Bess S, Protopsaltis TS, Burton DC, Smith JS, Shaffrey CI, Hostin RA, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
World Neurosurg. 2017 Jun;102:258-262. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2017.03.003. Epub 2017 Mar 11.
PMID: 28288920 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]
 

 

 

 

 

12. Magnitude, Location, and Factors Related to Regional and Global Sagittal Alignment Change in Long Adult Deformity Constructs: Report of 183 Patients With 2-Year Follow-up.
Theologis AA, Safaee M, Scheer JK, Lafage V, Hostin R, Hart RA, Klineberg EO, Protopsaltis TS, Deviren V, Burton DC, Sciubba DM, Kebaish K, Bess S, Shaffrey CI, Schwab F, Smith JS, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group (ISSG).
Clin Spine Surg. 2017 Aug;30(7):E948-E953. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0000000000000503.
PMID: 28225365 [PubMed – in process]

 

13. Adult Spinal Deformity Surgeons Are Unable to Accurately Predict Postoperative Spinal Alignment Using Clinical Judgment Alone.
Ailon T, Scheer JK, Lafage V, Schwab FJ, Klineberg E, Sciubba DM, Protopsaltis TS, Zebala L, Hostin R, Obeid I, Koski T, Kelly MP, Bess S, Shaffrey CI, Smith JS, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
Spine Deform. 2016 Jul;4(4):323-329. doi: 10.1016/j.jspd.2016.02.003. Epub 2016 Jun 16.
PMID: 27927523 [PubMed – in process]

 

14. Comparison of Structural Disease Burden to Health-related Quality of Life Scores in 264 Adult Spinal Deformity Patients With 2-Year Follow-up: Novel Insights into Drivers of Disability.
Bakhsheshian J, Scheer JK, Gum JL, Horner L, Hostin R, Lafage V, Bess S, Protopsaltis TS, Burton DC, Keefe M, Hart RA, Mundis GM, Shaffrey CI, Schwab F, Smith JS, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group (ISSG).
Clin Spine Surg. 2017 Mar;30(2):E124-E131. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0000000000000470.
PMID: 27875416 [PubMed – in process]

 

15. Impact of poor mental health in adult spinal deformity patients with poor physical function: a retrospective analysis with a 2-year follow-up.
Bakhsheshian J, Scheer JK, Gum JL, Hostin R, Lafage V, Bess S, Protopsaltis TS, Burton DC, Keefe MK, Hart RA, Mundis GM Jr, Shaffrey CI, Schwab F, Smith JS, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2017 Jan;26(1):116-124. doi: 10.3171/2016.5.SPINE151428. Epub 2016 Aug 19.
PMID: 27541847 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

16. Impact of cost valuation on cost-effectiveness in adult spine deformity surgery.
Gum JL, Hostin R, Robinson C, Kelly MP, Carreon LY, Polly DW, Bess RS, Burton DC, Shaffrey CI, Smith JS, LaFage V, Schwab FJ, Ames CP, Glassman SD; International Spine Study Group.
Spine J. 2017 Jan;17(1):96-101. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2016.08.020. Epub 2016 Aug 11.
PMID: 27523283 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

17. Cervical sagittal deformity develops after PJK in adult thoracolumbar deformity correction: radiographic analysis utilizing a novel global sagittal angular parameter, the CTPA.
Protopsaltis T, Bronsard N, Soroceanu A, Henry JK, Lafage R, Smith J, Klineberg E, Mundis G, Kim HJ, Hostin R, Hart R, Shaffrey C, Bess S, Ames C; International Spine Study Group.
Eur Spine J. 2017 Apr;26(4):1111-1120. doi: 10.1007/s00586-016-4653-7. Epub 2016 Jul 20.
PMID: 27437690 [PubMed – in process]

 

18. Effect of Antifibrinolytic Therapy on Complications, Thromboembolic Events, Blood Product Utilization, and Fusion in Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery.
Soroceanu A, Oren JH, Smith JS, Hostin R, Shaffrey CI, Mundis GM, Ames CP, Burton DC, Bess S, Gupta MC, Deviren V, Schwab FJ, Lafage V, Errico TJ.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Jul 15;41(14):E879-86. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001454.
PMID: 27398796 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

19. Impact of spine surgery complications on costs associated with management of adult spinal deformity.
Yeramaneni S, Robinson C, Hostin R.
Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med. 2016 Sep;9(3):327-32. doi: 10.1007/s12178-016-9352-9. Review.
PMID: 27278531 [PubMed] Free PMC Article

 

20. Operative Management of Adult Spinal Deformity Results in Significant Increases in QALYs Gained Compared to Non-operative Management: Analysis of 479 patients with Minimum 2-year Follow-up.
Scheer JK, Hostin R, Robinson C, Schwab F, Lafage V, Burton DC, Hart RA, Kelly MP, Keefe M, Polly D, Bess S, Shaffrey CI, Smith JS, Ames CP; and the International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Apr 11. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 27253084 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]

 

21. Retrospective Study of Anterior Interbody Fusion Rates and Patient Outcomes of Using Mineralized Collagen and Bone Marrow Aspirate in Multilevel Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery.
Hostin R, O’Brien M, McCarthy I, Bess S, Gupta M, Klineberg E; International Spine Study Group, Denver, CO.
Clin Spine Surg. 2016 Oct;29(8):E384-8. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0b013e318292468f.
PMID: 27171663 [PubMed – in process]

 

22. Medical Complications After Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery: Incidence, Risk Factors, and Clinical Impact.
Soroceanu A, Burton DC, Oren JH, Smith JS, Hostin R, Shaffrey CI, Akbarnia BA, Ames CP, Errico TJ, Bess S, Gupta MC, Deviren V, Schwab FJ, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Nov 15;41(22):1718-1723.
PMID: 27105460 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

23. Assessment of Surgical Treatment Strategies for Moderate to Severe Cervical Spinal Deformity Reveals Marked Variation in Approaches, Osteotomies, and Fusion Levels.
Smith JS, Klineberg E, Shaffrey CI, Lafage V, Schwab FJ, Protopsaltis T, Scheer JK, Ailon T, Ramachandran S, Daniels A, Mundis G, Gupta M, Hostin R, Deviren V, Eastlack R, Passias P, Hamilton DK, Hart R, Burton DC, Bess S, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
World Neurosurg. 2016 Jul;91:228-37. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2016.04.020. Epub 2016 Apr 13.
PMID: 27086260 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

24. A Multicenter Comparison of Inpatient Resource Use for Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery.
Hostin R, Robinson C, O’Brien M, Ames C, Schwab F, Smith JS, Lafage V, Gupta M, Hart R, Burton D, Bess S, Schaffrey C, McCarthy I.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Apr;41(7):603-9. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001280.
PMID: 27014953 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

25. Ratio of lumbar 3-column osteotomy closure: patient-specific deformity characteristics and level of resection impact correction of truncal versus pelvic compensation.
Diebo BG, Lafage R, Ames CP, Bess S, Obeid I, Klineberg E, Cunningham ME, Smith JS, Hostin R, Liu S, Passias PG, Schwab FJ, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
Eur Spine J. 2016 Aug;25(8):2480-7. doi: 10.1007/s00586-016-4533-1. Epub 2016 Mar 22.
PMID: 27002615 [PubMed – in process]

 

26. Validity, Reliability, and Responsiveness of SRS-7 as an Outcomes Assessment Instrument for Operatively Treated Patients With Adult Spinal Deformity.
Jain A, Lafage V, Kelly MP, Hassanzadeh H, Neuman BJ, Sciubba DM, Bess S, Shaffrey CI, Ames CP, Scheer JK, Burton D, Gupta MC, Hart R, Hostin RA, Kebaish KM; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Sep 15;41(18):1463-8. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001540.
PMID: 26937607 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

27. Prospective multicenter assessment of perioperative and minimum 2-year postoperative complication rates associated with adult spinal deformity surgery.
Smith JS, Klineberg E, Lafage V, Shaffrey CI, Schwab F, Lafage R, Hostin R, Mundis GM Jr, Errico TJ, Kim HJ, Protopsaltis TS, Hamilton DK, Scheer JK, Soroceanu A, Kelly MP, Line B, Gupta M, Deviren V, Hart R, Burton DC, Bess S, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2016 Jul;25(1):1-14. doi: 10.3171/2015.11.SPINE151036. Epub 2016 Feb 26.
PMID: 26918574 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

28. Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy in the Revision Versus Primary Adult Spinal Deformity Patient: Is There a Difference in Correction and Complications?
Gupta MC, Ferrero E, Mundis G, Smith JS, Shaffrey CI, Schwab F, Kim HJ, Boachie-Adjei O, Lafage V, Bess S, Hostin R, Burton DC, Ames CP, Kebaish K, Klineberg E; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015 Nov;40(22):E1169-75. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001107.
PMID: 26730526 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

29. Defining Spino-Pelvic Alignment Thresholds: Should Operative Goals in Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery Account for Age?
Lafage R, Schwab F, Challier V, Henry JK, Gum J, Smith J, Hostin R, Shaffrey C, Kim HJ, Ames C, Scheer J, Klineberg E, Bess S, Burton D, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Jan;41(1):62-8. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001171.
PMID: 26689395 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

30. Prospective Multicenter Assessment of Early Complication Rates Associated With Adult Cervical Deformity Surgery in 78 Patients.
Smith JS, Ramchandran S, Lafage V, Shaffrey CI, Ailon T, Klineberg E, Protopsaltis T, Schwab FJ, OʼBrien M, Hostin R, Gupta M, Mundis G, Hart R, Kim HJ, Passias PG, Scheer JK, Deviren V, Burton DC, Eastlack R, Bess S, Albert TJ, Riew KD, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
Neurosurgery. 2016 Sep;79(3):378-88. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000001129.
PMID: 26595429 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

31. Outcomes of Operative and Nonoperative Treatment for Adult Spinal Deformity: A Prospective, Multicenter, Propensity-Matched Cohort Assessment With Minimum 2-Year Follow-up.
Smith JS, Lafage V, Shaffrey CI, Schwab F, Lafage R, Hostin R, OʼBrien M, Boachie-Adjei O, Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Errico T, Kim HJ, Protopsaltis TS, Hamilton DK, Scheer JK, Sciubba D, Ailon T, Fu KM, Kelly MP, Zebala L, Line B, Klineberg E, Gupta M, Deviren V, Hart R, Burton D, Bess S, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
Neurosurgery. 2016 Jun;78(6):851-61. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000001116.
PMID: 26579966 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

32. The Health Impact of Symptomatic Adult Spinal Deformity: Comparison of Deformity Types to United States Population Norms and Chronic Diseases.
Bess S, Line B, Fu KM, McCarthy I, Lafage V, Schwab F, Shaffrey C, Ames C, Akbarnia B, Jo H, Kelly M, Burton D, Hart R, Klineberg E, Kebaish K, Hostin R, Mundis G, Mummaneni P, Smith JS; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2016 Feb;41(3):224-33. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001202.
PMID: 26571174 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Free PMC Article

 

33. The benefit of nonoperative treatment for adult spinal deformity: identifying predictors for reaching a minimal clinically important difference.
Liu S, Diebo BG, Henry JK, Smith JS, Hostin R, Cunningham ME, Mundis G, Ames CP, Burton D, Bess S, Akbarnia B, Hart R, Passias PG, Schwab FJ, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group (ISSG).
Spine J. 2016 Feb;16(2):210-8. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2015.10.043. Epub 2015 Oct 31.
PMID: 26523966 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

34. Radiographical and Implant-Related Complications in Adult Spinal Deformity Surgery: Incidence, Patient Risk Factors, and Impact on Health-Related Quality of Life.
Soroceanu A, Diebo BG, Burton D, Smith JS, Deviren V, Shaffrey C, Kim HJ, Mundis G, Ames C, Errico T, Bess S, Hostin R, Hart R, Schwab F, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2015 Sep 15;40(18):1414-21. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000001020.
PMID: 26426712 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

35. Reliability assessment of a novel cervical spine deformity classification system.
Ames CP, Smith JS, Eastlack R, Blaskiewicz DJ, Shaffrey CI, Schwab F, Bess S, Kim HJ, Mundis GM Jr, Klineberg E, Gupta M, O’Brien M, Hostin R, Scheer JK, Protopsaltis TS, Fu KM, Hart R, Albert TJ, Riew KD, Fehlings MG, Deviren V, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 Dec;23(6):673-83. doi: 10.3171/2014.12.SPINE14780. Epub 2015 Aug 14.
PMID: 26273762 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

36. Impact of obesity on complications, infection, and patient-reported outcomes in adult spinal deformity surgery.
Soroceanu A, Burton DC, Diebo BG, Smith JS, Hostin R, Shaffrey CI, Boachie-Adjei O, Mundis GM Jr, Ames C, Errico TJ, Bess S, Gupta MC, Hart RA, Schwab FJ, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 Jul 31:1-9. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 26230419 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]

 

37. The likelihood of reaching minimum clinically important difference and substantial clinical benefit at 2 years following a 3-column osteotomy: analysis of 140 patients.
Fakurnejad S, Scheer JK, Lafage V, Smith JS, Deviren V, Hostin R, Mundis GM Jr, Burton DC, Klineberg E, Gupta M, Kebaish K, Shaffrey CI, Bess S, Schwab F, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 Sep;23(3):340-8. doi: 10.3171/2014.12.SPINE141031. Epub 2015 Jun 19.
PMID: 26091440 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

38. Comparison of best versus worst clinical outcomes for adult spinal deformity surgery: a retrospective review of a prospectively collected, multicenter database with 2-year follow-up.
Smith JS, Shaffrey CI, Lafage V, Schwab F, Scheer JK, Protopsaltis T, Klineberg E, Gupta M, Hostin R, Fu KM, Mundis GM Jr, Kim HJ, Deviren V, Soroceanu A, Hart RA, Burton DC, Bess S, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 Sep;23(3):349-59. doi: 10.3171/2014.12.SPINE14777. Epub 2015 Jun 5.
PMID: 26047345 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

39. Cervical compensatory alignment changes following correction of adult thoracic deformity: a multicenter experience in 57 patients with a 2-year follow-up.
Oh T, Scheer JK, Eastlack R, Smith JS, Lafage V, Protopsaltis TS, Klineberg E, Passias PG, Deviren V, Hostin R, Gupta M, Bess S, Schwab F, Shaffrey CI, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 Jun;22(6):658-65. doi: 10.3171/2014.10.SPINE14829. Epub 2015 Mar 20.
PMID: 25793468 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

40. Comprehensive study of back and leg pain improvements after adult spinal deformity surgery: analysis of 421 patients with 2-year follow-up and of the impact of the surgery on treatment satisfaction.
Scheer JK, Smith JS, Clark AJ, Lafage V, Kim HJ, Rolston JD, Eastlack R, Hart RA, Protopsaltis TS, Kelly MP, Kebaish K, Gupta M, Klineberg E, Hostin R, Shaffrey CI, Schwab F, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2015 May;22(5):540-53. doi: 10.3171/2014.10.SPINE14475. Epub 2015 Feb 20.
PMID: 25700238 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

41. Prospective multicenter assessment of risk factors for rod fracture following surgery for adult spinal deformity.
Smith JS, Shaffrey E, Klineberg E, Shaffrey CI, Lafage V, Schwab FJ, Protopsaltis T, Scheer JK, Mundis GM Jr, Fu KM, Gupta MC, Hostin R, Deviren V, Kebaish K, Hart R, Burton DC, Line B, Bess S, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Dec;21(6):994-1003. doi: 10.3171/2014.9.SPINE131176. Epub 2014 Oct 17.
PMID: 25325175 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

42. TheT1 pelvic angle, a novel radiographic measure of global sagittal deformity, accounts for both spinal inclination and pelvic tilt and correlates with health-related quality of life.
Protopsaltis T, Schwab F, Bronsard N, Smith JS, Klineberg E, Mundis G, Ryan DJ, Hostin R, Hart R, Burton D, Ames C, Shaffrey C, Bess S, Errico T, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 Oct 1;96(19):1631-40. doi: 10.2106/JBJS.M.01459.
PMID: 25274788 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

43. Preoperative Planning for Pedicle Subtraction Osteotomy: Does Pelvic Tilt Matter?
Lafage V, Blondel B, Smith JS, Boachie-Adjei O, Hostin RA, Burton D, Mundis G, Klineberg E, Ames C, Akbarnia B, Bess S, Schwab F; International Spine Study Group.
Spine Deform. 2014 Sep;2(5):358-366. doi: 10.1016/j.jspd.2014.05.006. Epub 2014 Aug 27.
PMID: 27927333 [PubMed – in process]

 

44. T1 pelvic angle (TPA) effectively evaluates sagittal deformity and assesses radiographical surgical outcomes longitudinally.
Ryan DJ, Protopsaltis TS, Ames CP, Hostin R, Klineberg E, Mundis GM, Obeid I, Kebaish K, Smith JS, Boachie-Adjei O, Burton DC, Hart RA, Gupta M, Schwab FJ, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Jul 1;39(15):1203-10. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000382.
PMID: 25171068 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

45. Maintenance of radiographic correction at 2 years following lumbar pedicle subtraction osteotomy is superior with upper thoracic compared with thoracolumbar junction upper instrumented vertebra.
Scheer JK, Lafage V, Smith JS, Deviren V, Hostin R, McCarthy IM, Mundis GM, Burton DC, Klineberg E, Gupta M, Kebaish K, Shaffrey CI, Bess S, Schwab F, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group (ISSG).
Eur Spine J. 2015 Jan;24 Suppl 1:S121-30. doi: 10.1007/s00586-014-3391-y. Epub 2014 Jun 1.
PMID: 24880236 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

46. Patients with adult spinal deformity treated operatively report greater baseline pain and disability than patients treated nonoperatively; however, deformities differ between age groups.
Fu KM, Bess S, Shaffrey CI, Smith JS, Lafage V, Schwab F, Burton DC, Akbarnia BA, Ames CP, Boachie-Adjei O, Deverin V, Hart RA, Hostin R, Klineberg E, Gupta M, Kebaish K, Mundis G, Mummaneni PV; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Aug 1;39(17):1401-7. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000414.
PMID: 24859590 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

47. Prevalence and type of cervical deformity among 470 adults with thoracolumbar deformity.
Smith JS, Lafage V, Schwab FJ, Shaffrey CI, Protopsaltis T, Klineberg E, Gupta M, Scheer JK, Fu KM, Mundis G, Hostin R, Deviren V, Hart R, Burton DC, Bess S, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Aug 1;39(17):E1001-9. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000432.
PMID: 24859571 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

48. Incremental cost-effectiveness of adult spinal deformity surgery: observed quality-adjusted life years with surgery compared with predicted quality-adjusted life years without surgery.
McCarthy I, O’Brien M, Ames C, Robinson C, Errico T, Polly DW Jr, Hostin R; International Spine Study Group.
Neurosurg Focus. 2014 May;36(5):E3. doi: 10.3171/2014.3.FOCUS1415.
PMID: 24785485 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

49. Clinical improvement through nonoperative treatment of adult spinal deformity: who is likely to benefit?
Slobodyanyuk K, Poorman CE, Smith JS, Protopsaltis TS, Hostin R, Bess S, Mundis GM Jr, Schwab FJ, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
Neurosurg Focus. 2014 May;36(5):E2. doi: 10.3171/2014.3.FOCUS1426.
PMID: 24785484 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

50. Complications and intercenter variability of three-column osteotomies for spinal deformity surgery: a retrospective review of 423 patients.
Bianco K, Norton R, Schwab F, Smith JS, Klineberg E, Obeid I, Mundis G Jr, Shaffrey CI, Kebaish K, Hostin R, Hart R, Gupta MC, Burton D, Ames C, Boachie-Adjei O, Protopsaltis TS, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
Neurosurg Focus. 2014 May;36(5):E18. doi: 10.3171/2014.2.FOCUS1422.
PMID: 24785483 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

51. Surgical treatment of pathological loss of lumbar lordosis (flatback) in patients with normal sagittal vertical axis achieves similar clinical improvement as surgical treatment of elevated sagittal vertical axis: clinical article.
Smith JS, Singh M, Klineberg E, Shaffrey CI, Lafage V, Schwab FJ, Protopsaltis T, Ibrahimi D, Scheer JK, Mundis G Jr, Gupta MC, Hostin R, Deviren V, Kebaish K, Hart R, Burton DC, Bess S, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Aug;21(2):160-70. doi: 10.3171/2014.3.SPINE13580. Epub 2014 Apr 25.
PMID: 24766290 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

52. Upper thoracic versus lower thoracic upper instrumented vertebrae endpoints have similar outcomes and complications in adult scoliosis.
Kim HJ, Boachie-Adjei O, Shaffrey CI, Schwab F, Lafage V, Bess S, Gupta MC, Smith JS, Deviren V, Akbarnia B, Mundis GM, OʼBrien M, Hostin R, Ames C; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Jun 1;39(13):E795-9. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000339.
PMID: 24732840 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

53. Likelihood of reaching minimal clinically important difference in adult spinal deformity: a comparison of operative and nonoperative treatment.
Liu S, Schwab F, Smith JS, Klineberg E, Ames CP, Mundis G, Hostin R, Kebaish K, Deviren V, Gupta M, Boachie-Adjei O, Hart RA, Bess S, Lafage V.
Ochsner J. 2014 Spring;14(1):67-77.
PMID: 24688336 [PubMed] Free PMC Article

 

54. Revision Surgery After Three-Column Osteotomy in 335 Adult Spinal Deformity Patients: Inter-Center Variability and Risk Factors.
Maier S, Smith JS, Schwab F, Obeid I, Mundis G, Klineberg E, Hostin R, Hart R, Burton D, Boachie-Adjei O, Gupta M, Ames C, Protopsaltis T, Lafage V, International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Feb 27. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 24583729 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]

 

55. Does recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2 use in adult spinal deformity increase complications and are complications associated with location of rhBMP-2 use? A prospective, multicenter study of 279 consecutive patients.
Bess S, Line BG, Lafage V, Schwab F, Shaffrey CI, Hart RA, Boachie-Adjei O, Akbarnia BA, Ames CP, Burton DC, Deverin V, Fu KM, Gupta M, Hostin R, Kebaish K, Klineberg E, Mundis G, O’Brien M, Shelokov A, Smith JS; International Spine Study Group ISSG.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2014 Feb 1;39(3):233-42. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0000000000000104.
PMID: 24477081 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

56. Comparison of patient and surgeon perceptions of adverse events after adult spinal deformity surgery.
Hart RA, Cabalo A, Bess S, Akbarnia BA, Boachie-Adjei O, Burton D, Cunningham ME, Gupta M, Hostin R, Kebaish K, Klineberg E, Mundis G, Shaffrey C, Smith JS, Wood K; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Apr 20;38(9):732-6. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e31827ae242.
PMID: 24477053 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

57. Total hospital costs of surgical treatment for adult spinal deformity: an extended follow-up study.
McCarthy IM, Hostin RA, Ames CP, Kim HJ, Smith JS, Boachie-Adjei O, Schwab FJ, Klineberg EO, Shaffrey CI, Gupta MC, Polly DW; International Spine Study Group.
Spine J. 2014 Oct 1;14(10):2326-33. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2014.01.032. Epub 2014 Jan 24.
PMID: 24469004 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

58. Impact of age on the likelihood of reaching a minimum clinically important difference in 374 three-column spinal osteotomies: clinical article.
Scheer JK, Lafage V, Smith JS, Deviren V, Hostin R, McCarthy IM, Mundis GM, Burton DC, Klineberg E, Gupta MC, Kebaish KM, Shaffrey CI, Bess S, Schwab F, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2014 Mar;20(3):306-12. doi: 10.3171/2013.12.SPINE13680. Epub 2014 Jan 3.
PMID: 24405466 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

59. Detection of Pseudarthrosis in Adult Spinal Deformity: The Use of Health-related Quality-of-life Outcomes to Predict Pseudarthrosis.
Klineberg E, Gupta M, McCarthy I, Hostin R.
Clin Spine Surg. 2016 Oct;29(8):318-22. doi: 10.1097/BSD.0000000000000062.
PMID: 24335722 [PubMed – in process]

 

60. Analysis of the direct cost of surgery for four diagnostic categories of adult spinal deformity.
McCarthy IM, Hostin RA, O’Brien MF, Fleming NS, Ogola G, Kudyakov R, Richter KM, Saigal R, Berven SH, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
Spine J. 2013 Dec;13(12):1843-8. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2013.06.048.
PMID: 24315558 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

61. Does Recombinant Human Bone Morphogenetic Protein-2 (rhBMP-2) Use in Adult Spinal Deformity (ASD) Increase Complications and Are Complications Associated With Location of rhBMP-2 Use?: A Prospective, Multicenter Study of 279 Consecutive Patients.
Bess S, Line BG, Lafarge V, Schwab F, Shaffrey CI, Hart RA, Boachie-Adjei O, Akbarnia BA, Ames CP, Burton DC, Deverin V, Fu KM, Gupta M, Hostin R, Kebaish K, Klineberg E, Mundis G, O’Brien M, Shelokov A, Smith JS; International Spine Study Group ISSG.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Nov 18. [Epub ahead of print]
PMID: 24253783 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]

 

62. Reoperation rates and impact on outcome in a large, prospective, multicenter, adult spinal deformity database: clinical article.
Scheer JK, Tang JA, Smith JS, Klineberg E, Hart RA, Mundis GM Jr, Burton DC, Hostin R, O’Brien MF, Bess S, Kebaish KM, Deviren V, Lafage V, Schwab F, Shaffrey CI, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2013 Oct;19(4):464-70. doi: 10.3171/2013.7.SPINE12901. Epub 2013 Aug 23.
PMID: 23971763 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

63. A standardized nomenclature for cervical spine soft-tissue release and osteotomy for deformity correction: clinical article.
Ames CP, Smith JS, Scheer JK, Shaffrey CI, Lafage V, Deviren V, Moal B, Protopsaltis T, Mummaneni PV, Mundis GM Jr, Hostin R, Klineberg E, Burton DC, Hart R, Bess S, Schwab FJ; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2013 Sep;19(3):269-78. doi: 10.3171/2013.5.SPINE121067. Epub 2013 Jul 5.
PMID: 23829287 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

64. Cost-Effectiveness of Surgical Treatment for Adult Spinal Deformity: A Comparison of Dollars per Quality of Life Improvement Across Health Domains.
McCarthy I, Hostin R, O’Brien M, Fleming N, Ogola G, Kudyakov R, Richter K, Saigal R, Berven S, Deviren V, Ames C; International Spine Study Group.
Spine Deform. 2013 Jul;1(4):293-298. doi: 10.1016/j.jspd.2013.05.007. Epub 2013 Aug 2.
PMID: 27927361 [PubMed – in process]

 

65. Identification of decision criteria for revision surgery among patients with proximal junctional failure after surgical treatment of spinal deformity.
Hart R, McCarthy I, Oʼbrien M, Bess S, Line B, Adjei OB, Burton D, Gupta M, Ames C, Deviren V, Kebaish K, Shaffrey C, Wood K, Hostin R; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Sep 1;38(19):E1223-7. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e31829fedde.
PMID: 23778370 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

66. Change in classification grade by the SRS-Schwab Adult Spinal Deformity Classification predicts impact on health-related quality of life measures: prospective analysis of operative and nonoperative treatment.
Smith JS, Klineberg E, Schwab F, Shaffrey CI, Moal B, Ames CP, Hostin R, Fu KM, Burton D, Akbarnia B, Gupta M, Hart R, Bess S, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Sep 1;38(19):1663-71. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e31829ec563.
PMID: 23759814 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

67. The SRS-Schwab adult spinal deformity classification: assessment and clinical correlations based on a prospective operative and nonoperative cohort.
Terran J, Schwab F, Shaffrey CI, Smith JS, Devos P, Ames CP, Fu KM, Burton D, Hostin R, Klineberg E, Gupta M, Deviren V, Mundis G, Hart R, Bess S, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group.
Neurosurgery. 2013 Oct;73(4):559-68. doi: 10.1227/NEU.0000000000000012.
PMID: 23756751 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

68. Radiographical spinopelvic parameters and disability in the setting of adult spinal deformity: a prospective multicenter analysis.
Schwab FJ, Blondel B, Bess S, Hostin R, Shaffrey CI, Smith JS, Boachie-Adjei O, Burton DC, Akbarnia BA, Mundis GM, Ames CP, Kebaish K, Hart RA, Farcy JP, Lafage V; International Spine Study Group (ISSG).
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Jun 1;38(13):E803-12. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e318292b7b9.
PMID: 23722572 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

69. Health economic analysis of adult deformity surgery.
McCarthy I, Hostin R, O’Brien M, Saigal R, Ames CP.
Neurosurg Clin N Am. 2013 Apr;24(2):293-304. doi: 10.1016/j.nec.2012.12.005. Epub 2013 Feb 21. Review.
PMID: 23561565 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

70. Proximal junctional kyphosis and proximal junctional failure.
Hart RA, McCarthy I, Ames CP, Shaffrey CI, Hamilton DK, Hostin R.
Neurosurg Clin N Am. 2013 Apr;24(2):213-8. doi: 10.1016/j.nec.2013.01.001. Epub 2013 Feb 21. Review.
PMID: 23561560 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

71. Revision extension to the pelvis versus primary spinopelvic instrumentation in adult deformity: comparison of clinical outcomes and complications.
Fu KM, Smith JS, Burton DC, Kebaish KM, Shaffrey CI, Schwab F, Lafage V, Arlet V, Hostin R, Boachie O, Akbarnia B, Bess S; International Spine Study Group.
World Neurosurg. 2014 Sep-Oct;82(3-4):e547-52. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2013.02.059. Epub 2013 Feb 21.
PMID: 23438970 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

72. Incidence, mode, and location of acute proximal junctional failures after surgical treatment of adult spinal deformity.
Hostin R, McCarthy I, OʼBrien M, Bess S, Line B, Boachie-Adjei O, Burton D, Gupta M, Ames C, Deviren V, Kebaish K, Shaffrey C, Wood K, Hart R; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 May 20;38(12):1008-15. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e318271319c.
PMID: 22986834 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

73. Spontaneous improvement of cervical alignment after correction of global sagittal balance following pedicle subtraction osteotomy.
Smith JS, Shaffrey CI, Lafage V, Blondel B, Schwab F, Hostin R, Hart R, O’Shaughnessy B, Bess S, Hu SS, Deviren V, Ames CP; International Spine Study Group.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2012 Oct;17(4):300-7. doi: 10.3171/2012.6.SPINE1250. Epub 2012 Aug 3.
PMID: 22860879 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

74. Outcomes and complications of extension of previous long fusion to the sacro-pelvis: is an anterior approach necessary?
Fu KM, Smith JS, Burton DC, Shaffrey CI, Boachie-Adjei O, Carlson B, Schwab FJ, Lafage V, Hostin R, Bess S, Akbarnia BA, Mundis G, Klineberg E, Gupta M; International Spine Study Group.
World Neurosurg. 2013 Jan;79(1):177-81. doi: 10.1016/j.wneu.2012.06.016. Epub 2012 Jun 18.
PMID: 22722041 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

75. Risk factors for major peri-operative complications in adult spinal deformity surgery: a multi-center review of 953 consecutive patients.
Schwab FJ, Hawkinson N, Lafage V, Smith JS, Hart R, Mundis G, Burton DC, Line B, Akbarnia B, Boachie-Adjei O, Hostin R, Shaffrey CI, Arlet V, Wood K, Gupta M, Bess S, Mummaneni PV; International Spine Study Group.
Eur Spine J. 2012 Dec;21(12):2603-10. doi: 10.1007/s00586-012-2370-4. Epub 2012 May 17.
PMID: 22592883 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Free PMC Article

 

76. Sagittal realignment failures following pedicle subtraction osteotomy surgery: are we doing enough?: Clinical article.
Schwab FJ, Patel A, Shaffrey CI, Smith JS, Farcy JP, Boachie-Adjei O, Hostin RA, Hart RA, Akbarnia BA, Burton DC, Bess S, Lafage V.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2012 Jun;16(6):539-46. doi: 10.3171/2012.2.SPINE11120. Epub 2012 Mar 30.
PMID: 22462571 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

77. Dynamic changes of the pelvis and spine are key to predicting postoperative sagittal alignment after pedicle subtraction osteotomy: a critical analysis of preoperative planning techniques.
Smith JS, Bess S, Shaffrey CI, Burton DC, Hart RA, Hostin R, Klineberg E; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 May 1;37(10):845-53. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e31823b0892.
PMID: 22024904 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

78. Acute reciprocal changes distant from the site of spinal osteotomies affect global postoperative alignment.
Klineberg E, Schwab F, Ames C, Hostin R, Bess S, Smith JS, Gupta MC, Boachie O, Hart RA, Akbarnia BA, Burton DC, Lafage V.
Adv Orthop. 2011;2011:415946. doi: 10.4061/2011/415946. Epub 2011 Oct 4.
PMID: 22007318 [PubMed] Free PMC Article

 

79. Multicenter validation of a formula predicting postoperative spinopelvic alignment.
Lafage V, Bharucha NJ, Schwab F, Hart RA, Burton D, Boachie-Adjei O, Smith JS, Hostin R, Shaffrey C, Gupta M, Akbarnia BA, Bess S.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2012 Jan;16(1):15-21. doi: 10.3171/2011.8.SPINE11272. Epub 2011 Sep 23.
PMID: 21943245 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

80. Sagittal spino-pelvic alignment failures following three column thoracic osteotomy for adult spinal deformity.
Lafage V, Smith JS, Bess S, Schwab FJ, Ames CP, Klineberg E, Arlet V, Hostin R, Burton DC, Shaffrey CI; International Spine Study Group.
Eur Spine J. 2012 Apr;21(4):698-704. doi: 10.1007/s00586-011-1967-3. Epub 2011 Aug 12.
PMID: 21837411 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE] Free PMC Article

 

81. Changes in thoracic kyphosis negatively impact sagittal alignment after lumbar pedicle subtraction osteotomy: a comprehensive radiographic analysis.
Lafage V, Ames C, Schwab F, Klineberg E, Akbarnia B, Smith J, Boachie-Adjei O, Burton D, Hart R, Hostin R, Shaffrey C, Wood K, Bess S; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 Feb 1;37(3):E180-7. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e318225b926. Review.
PMID: 21673626 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

82. Does vertebral level of pedicle subtraction osteotomy correlate with degree of spinopelvic parameter correction?
Lafage V, Schwab F, Vira S, Hart R, Burton D, Smith JS, Boachie-Adjei O, Shelokov A, Hostin R, Shaffrey CI, Gupta M, Akbarnia BA, Bess S, Farcy JP.
J Neurosurg Spine. 2011 Feb;14(2):184-91. doi: 10.3171/2010.9.SPINE10129. Epub 2010 Dec 24.
PMID: 21184642 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

83. Pain and disability determine treatment modality for older patients with adult scoliosis, while deformity guides treatment for younger patients.
Bess S, Boachie-Adjei O, Burton D, Cunningham M, Shaffrey C, Shelokov A, Hostin R, Schwab F, Wood K, Akbarnia B; International Spine Study Group.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2009 Sep 15;34(20):2186-90. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e3181b05146.
PMID: 19752704 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

84. A biomechanical evaluation of three revision screw strategies for failed lateral mass fixation.
Hostin RA, Wu C, Perra JH, Polly DW, Akesen B, Wroblewski JM.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2008 Oct 15;33(22):2415-21. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e31818916e3.
PMID: 18923316 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]

 

85. Importance of the peridural membrane in percutaneous vertebroplasty.
Hostin R, Carr J, Gupta MC, Hazelwood S, Dublin A.
J Spinal Disord Tech. 2005 Feb;18(1):34-9.
PMID: 15687850 [PubMed – indexed for MEDLINE]