Chhabra Publications

Chhabra Publications

A. Bobby Chhabra, MD

Selected Publications:

Chhabra, AB*, Bolano, LE, Pannunzio, ME, Golish SR, Butler, TE, & Pederson WC: Treatment of Chronic Nonunions of the Humerus with Free Vascularized Fibula Transfer: A report of 13 cases: Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery (October 2008, Epub ahead of print, Print 1/2009

Chhabra AB*, Leo, B, Pannunzio, M: Lipofibromatous Hamartoma of the Digital Nerve: American Journal of Orthopaedics 37(8): E 146-148, 2008

James, R, Kesturu, G, Balian, G, Chhabra AB*: Tendon: Biology, Biomechanics, Repair, Growth Factors, and Evolving Treatment Options: Journal of Hand Surgery 33A(1): 102 - 112, January 2008

Freilich, A,  Chhabra AB*: Secondary Flexor Tendon Reconstruction, A Review: Journal of Hand Surgery,  32A(9): 1436 - 1442 November 2007   

 Freilich, A, Chhabra AB*: Diagnosis and Pathophysiology of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Current Opinions in Orthopaedics, 18(4): 347 - 351 July 2007

 Dorf E, Chhabra AB, McGinty J, Golish R, Pannunzio ME : The Effect of Elbow Position on Grip Strength in the Evaluation of Lateral Epicondylitis: Journal of Hand Surgery 32(6): 882-886: July-August 2007)

 Pannunzio ME, Chhabra AB*, Golish SR, Brown MR, Pederson, WC: Free Fibula Transfer in the Treatment of Difficult Distal Tibia Fractures: Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, 23(1) 11-18: January 2007

Sheilds JS, Chhabra AB, Pannunzio, ME: Acute Calcific Tendonitis of the Hand: 2 Case Reports Involving the Abductor Pollcis Brevis,: American Journal of Orthopaedics 36(11): 605 - 607, 2007

Brunton, L, Anderson, M, Khanna, A, Pannunzio, M, Chhabra AB*: Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Elbow: Update on Current Techniques and Indications:      Journal of Hand Surgery 31(6): 1001 - 1011, July 2006

Huang, D, Balian, G, Chhabra AB*: Tendon Tissue Engineering and Gene Transfer: The Future of Surgical Treatment: Journal of Hand Surgery,31A(5):693-704, May-June, 2006

Thomas, R, Pannunzio, ME, Miller, MD & Chhabra, AB*: Locked Metacarpophalangeal Joint in a 20-year old Football Player: American Journal of Sports Medicine 34(1):29-31, 2006

Pannunzio ME, Dorf E, & Chhabra AB: Multiple Ganglion Cyst Formation on Flexor Tendon After Surgical Release of a Trigger Finger.  American Journal of Orthopaedics, 35(5):237-239, May 2006 

Poelstra, K, Flint JH, Chhabra AB, Pannunzio, ME: Ulnar Nerve Neurapraxia in the Presence of Instability and Anomalous Ossicles at the Elbow: A Case Report: Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery 15(6): 11- 14, 2006

Battaglia TC, Pannunzio ME, & Chhabra AB*: A Carpometacarpal Joint Ganglion Cyst Causing Median Neuropathy. American Journal of Orthopaedics, 35(4):186-188, April 2006

Battaglia TC, Pannunzio ME, Chhabra AB, & Degnan GG: Interposition Arthroplasty with Achilles Tendon Allograft for Treatment of the Unstable Sternoclavicular Joint: Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma, 19(2): 124-129, 2005 

Cohen, SB, Chhabra, AB, Anderson, MW, and Pannunzio, ME:  The Use of Ultrasound in Determining Treatment of Rugger Jersey Finger: A Case Report: American Journal of Orthopaedics 33(11): 546-549, 2004 

Mikic B, Isenstein A, & Chhabra, AB: Mechanical Modulation of Cartilage Structure and Function during Embryogenesis in the Chick. Annals of Biomedical Engineering 32(1): 18 - 25, 2004.  

Schnur D & Chhabra, AB:  Changing Concepts in the Treatment of Scaphoid Nonunion: Vascularized Bone Graft Based on the 1,2 Intercompartmental Supraretinacular Artery. Operative Techniques in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 9(4): 169-172, 2004

Leo B, Chhabra AB, & Kaplan PA: A long finger mass in a 43-year-old woman. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 408:344-351, 2003

Chhabra AB*, Hale JE, Milbrandt TA, Carmines DV, & Degnan G: The biomechanical  efficacy of an internal fixator for treatment of distal radius fractures. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 393: 318-325, 2001 

Mikic B, Johnson TL, Chhabra AB, Schalet BJ, Wong M, & Hunziker EH : Differential effects of embryonic immobilization on the development of fibrocartilaginous skeletal elements. J. Rehab Res & Development 37(2): 127 - 130, 2000  

Westerlund LE, Blanco JS, & Chhabra AB: Posterior spinal instrumentation and fusion of a neuromuscular scoliosis in a patient with autosomal dominant osteopetrosis. Spine 25(2): 265 - 269, 2000   

Chhabra AB*, Kaplan P, & Temple HT: A proximal tibial lesion in a 13-year-old girl.  Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 365: 254 - 262, 1999 

Selected Books & Chapters

Dorf, E & Chhabra AB*: "Tendon Transfers" Principles of Hand Surgery and Therapy. Elsevier Publishing, COMPLETED,  Publication Spring, 2009

Brunton LM & Chhabra, AB.*  "The Elbow - MRI of the Musculoskeletal System:  Essentials for the Orthopaedic Surgeon.  Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc. of New York, COMPLETED Publication, Summer 2009

Brunton, LM & Chhabra, AB.* "Wrist and Hand" - MRI of the Musculoskeletal System:  Essentials for the Orthopaedic Surgeon. Thieme Medical Publishers, Inc. of New York, COMPLETED Publication Summer 2009

Chhabra, AB.* "Surgical Exposures of the Elbow and Forearm" Chapter 3, pgs 61-144, Orthopaedic Surgical Approaches. Elsevier Publishing  Copyright, June 2008

Chhabra, AB.*  "Surgical Exposures of the Wrist and Hand" - Chapter 4, pgs 145 - 210, Orthopaedic Surgical Approaches, Elsevier Publishing,  Copyright, June 2008.

Brunton, LM & Chhabra, AB.*  "Hand and Microsurgery" Chapter 7 pgs 405-470,  Review of Orthopaedics, 5th Edition, Elsevier Publishing, Philadelphia, PA, Copyright May, 2008.

Dorf, E & Chhabra, AB.*  "Tendon Transfers". Chapter 28: pgs 439 - 454 Hand Surgery Update IV. American Society for Surgery of the Hand Publishing, Chicago, IL,  Copyright, 2007.

Baer, G and Chhabra AB*.  Wrist and Hand Fractures: In Sports Medicine: Just the Facts.  pgs. 311-320. O'Connor, FG, Sallis, R., Wilder, R., St. Pierre, P., eds., McGraw-Hill Publishing, New York, NY, (2004)

Thomas, R and Chhabra AB* (2004): Arthroscopic Treatment of  Osteochondritis Dissecans of the Elbow pgs 307-312, Miller, M & Cole,  (ed) Saunders, Philadelphia, PA

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