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Books Edited and Book Chapters

BOOKS EDITED

1. SPINAL TUMORS. SPINE-STATE OF THE ART REVIEWS, HANLEY & BELFUS, PHILADELPHIA, JANUARY 1988.

2. SPINAL TUMORS, 2ND EDITION. SPINE-STATE OF THE ART REVIEWS, HANLEY & BELFUS, PHILADELPHIA, JANUARY 1996.

3. GROWING SPINE: THE MANAGEMENT OF SPINAL DISORDERS IN YOUNG CHILDREN Springer, 2011

 

BOOK CHAPTERS

1. SECTION 7, TRAUMA: SPECIAL PEDIATRIC CONSIDERATIONS. IN ORTHOPAEDIC KNOWLEDGE UPDATE I: HOME STUDY SYLLABUS, CHICAGO, AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS, 1984.

2. SPINE DEFORMITY IN NEUROFIBROMATOSIS, IN BRADFORD AND HENSINGER, THE PEDIATRIC SPINE, THIEME-STRATTON, NEW YORK, 1985.

3. THE ROLE OF THE ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON IN CHILD ABUSE, IN LOVELL AND WINTER. PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, LIPPINCOTT, PHILADELPHIA. 2ND EDITION, 1986.

4. PYOGENIC INFECTIONS OF THE SPINE, IN CHAPMAN, OPERATIVE ORTHOPEDICS. J.B. LIPPINCOTT, 1988.

5. SPINAL DEFORMITIES, IN DEE AND MANGO, CURRENT ORTHOPEDIC PRACTICE. MC GRAW HILL, 1988.

6. THE ROLE OF THE ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON IN CHILD ABUSE. IN LOVELL AND WINTER. PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, MORRISSEY, R., EDITOR, LIPPINCOTT, PHILADELPHIA, 1990.

7. THORCOLUMBAR TRAUMA. IN PEDIATRIC SPINE: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE. WEINSTEIN, STUART-EDITOR, RAVEN PRESS, 1993.

8. COMPLICATIONS OF CHILD ABUSE. IN COMPLICATIONS IN PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY, BOWEN, J.R. AND EPPS, C.H., EDITORS, LIPPINCOTT, PHILADELPHIA. DECEMBER 1994.

9. THE ROLE OF THE ORTHPAEDIC SURGEON IN CHILD ABUSE. IN LOVELL AND WINTER. PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, 4TH EDITION MORRISSY R. AND WEINSTEIN, J., EDITORS, LIPPINCOTT, PHILADELPHIA, 1996.

10. TRANSPEDICULAR POSTEROLATERAL DECOMPRESSION IN SPINAL FRACTURES AND TUMORS. IN THE TEXTBOOK OF SPINAL SURGERY. BRIDWELL, K. AND DEWALD, R. EDITORS, LIPPINCOTT, PHILADELPHIA, 2ND EDITION, 1997.

11. KANEDA INSTRUMENTATION FOR SPINAL FRACTURES. IN THE TEXTBOOK OF SPINAL SURGERY. BRIDWELL, K. AND DEWALD R. EDITORS, LIPPINCOTT, PHILADELPHIA, 2ND EDITION, 1997.

12. AKBARNIA, BA, ASHER, M.: ISOLA INSTRUMENTATION FOR FRACTURES. IN SPINAL INSTRUMENTATION TECHNIQUE MANUAL. MCCARTHY, R.E (ED): SCOLIOSIS RESEARCH SOCIETY, 1998.

13. AKBARNIA, BA, MCCARTHY, R.E.: PEDIATRIC ISOLA INSTRUMENTATION WITHOUT FUSION FOR THE TREATMENT OF PROGRESSIVE EARLY ONSET SCOLIOSIS. IN SPINAL INSTRUMENTATION TECHNIQUES, MACCARTHY, R.E (ED): SCOLIOSIS RESEARCH SOCIETY, 1998.

14. RICHARD B.S., MC CARTHY R.E. AND AKBARNIA, B.A.: BACK PAIN IN CHILDHOOD AND ADOLESCENCE. INSTRUCTIONAL COURSE LECTURES. VOL. 48, AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS. PP 525-542, 1999.

15. AKBARNIA, B.A AND CAMPBELL R., THE ROLE OF THE ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON IN CHILD ABUSE. IN PEDIATRIC ORTHOPAEDICS, 5TH EDITION, MORRISSY RT AND WEINSTEIN S, EDITORS: LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, PHILADELPHIA, 2000.

16. CHAMBERS, H.G. AND AKBARNIA, B.A.: THORACIC, LUMBAR, AND SACRAL SPINE FRACTURES AND DISLOCATIONS. IN THE PEDIATRIC SPINE: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE. 2ND ED., EDITED BY WEINSTEIN, STUART. LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINS, PHILADELPHIA, 2001.

17. RAISZADEH, K. AND AKBARNIA, B A: TUMORS AND INFECTIONS OF THE CERVICAL SPINE, IN CHAPMAN, OPERATIVE ORTHOPEDICS. J.B. LIPPINCOTT, 2001.

18. AKBARNIA, B.A.: DECOMPRESSION: FRACTURE – POSTERIOR. IN SURGICAL TECHNIQUES FOR THE SPINE. HAHER, T.R. AND MEROLA, A, EDITORS: THIEME, NEW YORK,2003

19. AKBARNIA, BA, PEDIATRIC SPINE TRAUMA. IN SPINAL DEFORMITIES, THE COMPREHENSIVE TEXT, DEWALD R L, EDITOR, THIEME, NEW YORK, 2003.

20. BAGHERI, R. AND AKBARNIA, BA, PEDIATRIC SPINE TRAUMA, IN SPINE SECRETS, DEVLIN V., EDITOR, HANLEY AND BELFUS, PHILADELPHIA, 2003

21. HUNT, L. AND AKBARNIA, B.A.: BOWTI ANTERIOR BUTRESS STAPLE: IN SPINAL INSTRUMENTATION-SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, KIM, VACCARO AND FSSLER, EDITORS, THIEME, NEW YORK, 2005

22. BAGHERI R. AND AKBARNIA BA: PEDIATRIC ISOLA INSTRUMENTATION: IN SPINAL INSRUMENTATION- SURGICAL TECHNIQUES, KIM, VACCARO AND FESSLER, EDITORS THIEME, NEW YORK, 2005

23. AKBARNIA, B.A.: INFANTILE, JUVENILE AND ADOLESCENT IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS. ORTHOPAEDIC KNOWLEDGE UPDATE: SPINE 3: AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEONS. 2006

24. ROHMILLER, M. AND AKBARNIA, B.A.: INFANTILE SCOLIOSIS. IN SPINAL DEFORMITIES: THE ESSENTIALS. HEARY R.F. AND ALBERT T.J. EDITORS. THIEME 2007

25. AKBARNIA, B.A.: GROWING ROD TECHNIQUE FOR THE TREATMENT OF PROGRESSIVE EARLY ONSET SCOLIOSIS IN FUSIONLESS SURGERY FOR SPINE DEFORMITY CHAPTER IN SURGERY OF THE PEDIATRIC SPINE. KIM, C., BETZ, R. AND NEWTON, P. EDITORS. THIEME 2007

26. FLIPPIN, M, CANALE, S. AND AKBARNIA, B. A.: SURGICAL MANAGEMENT OF DEFORMITY IN MYELOMENINGOCELE IN SURGERY OF THE PEDIATRIC SPINE. KIM, C., BETZ, R. AND NEWTON, P. EDITORS. THIEME 2007

27. HOOLEY, E., AKBARNIA, B.A.: GROWING SPINAL INSTRUMENTATION IN MASTER TECHNIQUES OF SURGERY: PEDIATRIC VOLUME, TOLO, V. AND SKAGGS, D. EDITORS, LIPPINCOTT, WILLIAMS AND WILKINS, 2008

28. akbarnia, B.A., blakemore, l.c., campbell, r.m., dormans j.p.,: approaches for the very young child with spinal deformity: what is new and what works: Instructional course lectures. vol.59, american academy of orthopaedic surgeons, chicago, illinois. pp 407-424, 2010

29. AKBARNIA, B.A., MUNDIS, G., THOMPSON, G.:DUAL GROWING ROD IN THE GROWING SPINE, AKBARNIA,B.A., YAZICI, M., THOMPSON, G., EDITORS, SPRINGER, PP 449-467, 2011

30. AKBARNIA, B.A., THOMPSON, G., MUNDIS, G.: FUSIONLESS SURGERY AND GROWING ROD TECHNIQUES FOR INFANTILE AND JUVENILE IDIOPATHIC SCOLIOSIS IN THE TEXTBOOK OF SPINAL SURGERY, THIRD EDITION, BRIDWELL K.H., DEWALD, L. R., EDITORS, LIPINCOTT, WILLIAM & WILKINS PP 754-765, 2011

31. YASZAY, B., AKBARNIA, B.A.: PEDIATRIC SPINE TRAUMA: IN SPINE SECRETS PLUS, DEVLIN, V.J., EDITOR, ELSEVIER-MOSBY ST. LOUIS, 2012

32. MUNDIS, G.M., AKBARNIA, B.A.: SPECIAL SURGICAL TECHNIQUES FOR THE GROWING SPINE: IN SPINE SECRETS PLUS, DEVLIN, V.J., EDITOR, ELSEVIER-MOSBY ST. LOUIS, 2012

33. SPONSELLER, P.D., AKBARNIA, B.A., LENKE, L.G., WOLLOWCK, A.L.: PEDIATRIC SPINAL DEFORMITY: WHAT EVERY ORTHOPAEDIC SURGEON NEEDS TO KNOW: INSTR. COURSE LECT. AAOS, VOL. 61: 481-497, 2012.