Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2022 Pediatric fractures following implant removal: A systematic reviewJournal of Children's Orthopaedics.  16:488-497. 2022
2022 miR-486 is essential for muscle function and suppresses a dystrophic transcriptomeLife Science Alliance.  5. 2022
2022 Smad8 Is Increased in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy and Suppresses miR-1, miR-133a, and miR-133bInternational Journal of Molecular Sciences.  23. 2022
2022 Pediatric hallux valgus: An overview of history, examination, conservative, and surgical management 2022
2022 Radiographic pseudosubluxation of the shoulder in pediatric proximal humeral fractures 2022
2022 What is the Role of Scoliosis Surgery in Adolescents and Adults with Myelomeningocele? A Systematic ReviewClinical Orthopaedics and Related Research.  480:773-787. 2022
2022 Co-occurrence of Blount’s disease and Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease: Is obesity a factor? 2022
2022 Team Approach: The Management of Adolescents and Adults with Scoliosis and Spina BifidaJBJS Reviews.  10. 2022
2022 Comparison of nonoperative versus operative management in pediatric gustilo-anderson type I open tibia fractures 2022
2022 Is it necessary to fuse to the pelvis when correcting scoliosis in cerebral palsy?World Journal of Orthopedics.  13:365-372. 2022
2022 Risk Factors for Nonunion in Pediatric Lateral Column Lengthening (Mosca) ProceduresFoot & Ankle Orthopaedics.  7. 2022
2021 Surgical Outcomes of Obese Patients With Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis From Endemic Areas of Obesity in the United StatesJournal of Pediatric Orthopaedics.  41:e865-e870. 2021
2021 Closed reduction in the treatment of tibial tubercle fractures 2021
2021 Leg compartment syndrome complicating posterior spinal fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: A case reportCase Reports and Clinical Practice Review.  22:1-4. 2021
2021 Webril-only Soft Spica Cast for Pediatric Femoral Fractures: A Preliminary Study.Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances.  30:40-43. 2021
2020 Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis Mimicking an Acute Septic Hip in an Eight-Year-Old Male.Cureus.  12:e9895. 2020
2020 Prognostic Reliability of a New Classification System for Blount's Disease.Cureus.  12:e8353. 2020
2020 Orthopedic guidelines for the care of people with spina bifidaJournal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine.  13:629-635. 2020
2020 Pediatric Infectious Prepatellar Bursitis with Kingella kingae.Case Reports in Orthopedics.  2020:6586517. 2020
2019 Increased complications without neurological benefit are associated with prophylactic spinal cord untethering prior to scoliosis surgery in children with myelomeningoceleChild's Nervous System.  35:2187-2194. 2019
2019 Do We Need Postoperative Chest Radiographs After Posterior Spinal Fusion for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis?Spine Deformity.  7:571-576.e2. 2019
2019 Do We Need Postoperative Chest Radiographs After Posterior Spinal Fusion for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis?Spine Deformity.  7:571-576. 2019
2018 Is retained bone debris in cannulated orthopedic instruments sterile after autoclaving?American Journal of Infection Control.  46:1009-1013. 2018
2018 Surgeries and health outcomes among patients with spina bifidaPediatrics.  142. 2018
2018 The Musculoskeletal Aspects of Obesity in Neuromuscular ConditionsOrthopedic Clinics of North America.  49:325-333. 2018
2018 Thoracolumbar Injury Classification and Severity Score in children: A reliability studyJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  21:284-291. 2018
2018 Central venous line associated osteomyelitis in children with intestinal failureJournal of Pediatric Surgery Case Reports.  29:66-68. 2018
2018 Intradural spine surgery may not carry an increased risk of shunt revision compared with extradural spine surgery in pediatric patients with myelomeningoceleJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  21:11-15. 2018
2018 Skin breakdown of the feet in patients with spina bifida: Analysis of risk factorsJournal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine.  11:237-241. 2018
2018 The development of a lifetime care model in comprehensive spina bifida careJournal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine.  11:323-334. 2018
2017 A never before reported variant of the sacrum 2017
2015 BMI and magnitude of scoliosis at presentation to a specialty clinicPediatrics.  135:e1417-e1424. 2015
2015 The use of chewing gum postoperatively in pediatric scoliosis patients facilitates an earlier return to normal bowel functionSpine Deformity.  3:263-266. 2015
2014 Prospective evaluation of the use of Mitchell shoes and dynamic abduction brace for idiopathic clubfeet 2014
2013 Posterior interosseous nerve palsy in a child associated with recurrent dislocation of the head of the radius: Case reportJournal of Neurosurgery: Pediatrics.  11:389-391. 2013
2013 L5 spondylolysis/spondylolisthesis: A comprehensive review with an anatomic focusChild's Nervous System.  29:209-216. 2013
2008 Molecular characterization of a patient with an interstitial 1q deletion [del(1)(q24.1q25.3)] and distinctive skeletal abnormalitiesAmerican Journal of Medical Genetics Part A.  146:2937-2943. 2008
2007 Presentation of distal humerus physeal separationPediatric Emergency Care.  23:816-819. 2007
2007 Predicting orthopedic involvement in patients with lipomyelomeningocelesChild's Nervous System.  23:835-838. 2007
2006 Scoliosis in a child with Chiari I malformation and the absence of syringomyelia: Case report and a review of the literatureChild's Nervous System.  22:1351-1354. 2006
2006 The patient with symptoms following resection of a lipomyelomeningocele: Do increases in the lumbosacral angle indicate a tethered spinal cord?Journal of Neurosurgery.  105 PEDIATRICS:62-64. 2006
2004 Posterior cranial fossa volume in patients with rickets: Insights into the increased occurrence of Chiari I malformation in metabolic bone diseaseNeurosurgery.  55:380-383. 2004

Education And Training

  • Carolinas Medical Center, Internship
  • Carolinas Medical Center, Residency
  • Shriners Hospital for Children, Postdoctoral Fellowship
  • Doctor of Medicine, University of Cincinnati 1987
  • Full Name

  • Michael Conklin