Thomas Wright, M.D.

Thomas W Wright, Jr, M.D.

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Publications

What Outcome Measures Are Reported in the Management of Acromioclavicular Joint Injuries?
Orthopaedic journal of sports medicine
2020

Uncemented fixation of a monoblock ingrowth polyethylene glenoid: early follow-up.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2020

Rotator Cuff Dysfunction after Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: Who is at Risk?
Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances
2020

Reverse shoulder arthroplasty in patients younger than 65 years, minimum 5-year follow-up.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2020

Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty with a Superior Augmented Glenoid Component for Favard Type-E1, E2, and E3 Glenoids.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume
2020

Optimal glenosphere size cannot be determined by patient height.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2020

Humeral stem lucencies correlate with clinical outcomes in anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty.
JSES international
2020

Effect of Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Lateralization Design on Scapular Notching: A Single-Surgeon Experience.
Orthopedics
2020

Does having prior rotator cuff repair affect outcomes in reverse shoulder arthroplasty? A matched cohort study.
Orthopaedics & traumatology, surgery & research : OTSR
2020

Deltoid Fatigue: A Longitudinal Assessment of Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Over Time.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2020

Computer navigation leads to more accurate glenoid targeting during total shoulder arthroplasty compared with 3-dimensional preoperative planning alone.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2020

Comparison of complication types and rates associated with anatomic and reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2020

Clinical and radiographic outcomes with a posteriorly augmented glenoid for Walch B glenoids in anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2020

Biopsychosocial Influences on Shoulder Pain: Analyzing the Temporal Ordering of Postoperative Recovery.
The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society
2020

Anatomical and reverse shoulder arthroplasty utilizing a single implant system with a platform stem: A prospective observational study with midterm follow-up.
Shoulder & elbow
2020

Anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty after healed rotator cuff repair: a matched cohort.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2020

Acromial and Scapular Fractures After Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty with a Medialized Glenoid and Lateralized Humeral Implant: An Analysis of Outcomes and Risk Factors.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume
2020

A Clinical Comparison of Triceps-Sparing and Triceps-Detaching Approaches for Revision Total Elbow Arthroplasty.
The Journal of hand surgery
2020

A 10-year experience with reverse shoulder arthroplasty: are we operating earlier?
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2020

The over-the-top subscapularis repair in reverse shoulder arthroplasty: biomechanical evaluation of a novel technique.
JSES open access
2019

The effect of radial mismatch on radiographic glenoid loosening.
JSES open access
2019

Shoulder arthroplasty after prior anterior stabilization procedures: do reverses have better outcomes?
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2019

Results of total shoulder arthroplasty in patients aged 55 years or younger versus those older than 55 years: an analysis of 1135 patients with over 2 years of follow-up.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2019

Outcomes of Revisions for Failed Trapeziometacarpal Joint Arthritis Surgery.
The Journal of hand surgery
2019

Outcomes of Primary Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty in Patients Younger Than 65 Years Old.
The Journal of hand surgery
2019

Management of infected shoulder arthroplasty: a comparison of treatment strategies.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2019

Impact of scapular notching on reverse total shoulder arthroplasty midterm outcomes: 5-year minimum follow-up.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2019

How common are acromial and scapular spine fractures after reverse shoulder arthroplasty?: A systematic review.
The bone & joint journal
2019

Glenoid component lucencies are associated with poorer patient-reported outcomes following anatomic shoulder arthroplasty.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2019

Effect of Tuberosity Healing on Clinical Outcomes in Elderly Patients Treated With a Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty for 3- and 4-Part Proximal Humerus Fractures.
Journal of orthopaedic trauma
2019

Early results of augmented anatomic glenoid components.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2019

Early outcomes of shoulder arthroplasty according to sex.
JSES open access
2019

Defining the tipping point for primary shoulder arthroplasty.
JSES open access
2019

Correlation of multiple patient-reported outcome measures across follow-up in patients undergoing primary shoulder arthroplasty.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2019

Clinical and radiographic comparison of a hybrid cage glenoid to a cemented polyethylene glenoid in anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2019

The effect of lower socioeconomic status insurance on outcomes after primary shoulder arthroplasty.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2018

The Impact of Anterior Glenoid Defects on Reverse Shoulder Glenoid Fixation in a Composite Scapula Model.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2018

Quadrilateral space syndrome: a review.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2018

Outcomes of reverse shoulder arthroplasty in small- and large-stature patients.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2018

Outcomes of distal humerus fractures: What are we measuring?
Orthopaedics & traumatology, surgery & research : OTSR
2018

Midterm Follow-up of Divergent Peg Glenoid Components in Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances
2018

Managing Glenoid Bone Deficiency-The Augment Experience in Anatomic and Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty.
American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.)
2018

Letter to the Editor: The Weight-Bearing Shoulder.
The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons
2018

Instrumented Trial Prosthesis for Intraoperative Measurements of Joint Reaction Forces During Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
Sensors and Materials
2018

Humeral Stress Fracture With Median Nerve Injury in a Baseball Player: A Case Report and Discussion.
Current sports medicine reports
2018

Evaluation of Biofilms on Explanted Shoulder Prostheses Using Functional Biofilm Assay and Scanning Electron Microscopy.
Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances
2018

Rate of Improvement in Clinical Outcomes With Anatomic and Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery-American Volume
2017

Primary reverse total shoulder arthroplasty outcomes in patients with subscapularis repair versus tenotomy.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2017

Perioperative Factors Affecting the Length of Hospitalization After Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Global research & reviews
2017

Multivariate Analysis of Blood Transfusion Rates After Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances
2017

Conversion to Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty with and without Humeral Stem Retention: The Role of a Convertible-Platform Stem.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume
2017

Comparison of reverse total shoulder arthroplasty outcomes with and without subscapularis repair.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2017

Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty with structural bone grafting of large glenoid defects.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2016

Reverse total shoulder arthroplasty in wheelchair-dependent patients.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2016

Preoperative physical therapy treatment did not influence postoperative pain and disability outcomes in patients undergoing shoulder arthroscopy: a prospective study.
Journal of pain research
2016

Predicting Pain and Disability After Shoulder Arthroscopy: Rotator Cuff Tear Severity and Concomitant Arthroscopic Procedures.
The Clinical journal of pain
2016

Outcomes of reverse total shoulder arthroplasty as primary versus revision procedure for proximal humerus fractures.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2016

Older Age as a Prognostic Factor of Attenuated Pain Recovery After Shoulder Arthroscopy.
PM & R : the journal of injury, function, and rehabilitation
2016

Mid-term shoulder functional and quality of life outcomes after shoulder replacement in obese patients.
SpringerPlus
2016

Interosseous Membrane of the Forearm.
Journal of wrist surgery
2016

How sensitive is the deltoid moment arm to humeral offset changes with reverse total shoulder arthroplasty?
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2016

How do deltoid muscle moment arms change after reverse total shoulder arthroplasty?
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2016

Collateral Ligament Reconstruction of the Proximal Interphalangeal Joint.
The Journal of hand surgery
2016

Biopsychosocial Influence on Shoulder Pain: Influence of Genetic and Psychological Combinations on Twelve-Month Postoperative Pain and Disability Outcomes.
Arthritis care & research
2016

Allograft-prosthetic composite reverse total shoulder arthroplasty for reconstruction of proximal humerus tumor resections.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2016

Use of Adjuvant Cisplatin-Based Versus Carboplatin-Based Chemotherapy in Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer: Findings From the Florida Initiative for Quality Cancer Care

2015

Uncemented versus cemented humeral stem fixation in reverse shoulder arthroplasty.
International orthopaedics
2015

Total shoulder arthroplasty outcome for treatment of osteoarthritis: a multicenter study using a contemporary implant.
American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, N.J.)
2015

The incidence of radiographic aseptic loosening of the humeral component in reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2015

The Impact of Posterior Wear on Reverse Shoulder Glenoid Fixation.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Shoulder arthroscopy: the basics.
The Journal of hand surgery
2015

Shoulder Arthroplasty and Its Effect On Strain in the Subscapularis Muscle
Clinical Biomechanics
2015

Scapulohumeral rhythm in shoulders with reverse shoulder arthroplasty.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2015

Revision Total Shoulder Arthroplasty without Humeral Component Removal. A Preliminary Report on the Role of a Platform Humeral Component.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Reverse shoulder arthroplasty. Part 2: Systematic review of reoperations, revisions, problems, and complications.
International journal of shoulder surgery
2015

Reverse shoulder arthroplasty. Part 1: Systematic review of clinical and functional outcomes.
International journal of shoulder surgery
2015

Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Prosthesis Design Classification System.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Augments for Glenoid Wear. Comparison of Posterior Augments to Superior Augments.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Reconstruction of the Distal Oblique Bundle of the Interosseous Membrane: A Technique to Restore Distal Radioulnar Joint Stability.
The Journal of hand surgery
2015

Preliminary Results of a Posterior Augmented Glenoid Compared to an all Polyethylene Standard Glenoid in Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Preliminary Results of a Novel Hybrid Cage Glenoid Compared to an All-Polyethylene Glenoid in Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Optimizing Deltoid Efficiency with Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty Using a Novel Inset Center of Rotation Glenosphere Design.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Impact of Posterior Wear on Muscle Length with Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Glenohumeral Anatomic Study. A Comparison of Male and Female Shoulders with Similar Average Age and BMI.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Effect of reverse shoulder design philosophy on muscle moment arms.
Journal of orthopaedic research : official publication of the Orthopaedic Research Society
2015

Distribution of Glenoid Implant Options for Correcting Deformities Using a Preoperative Planning Tool.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Correlation Between Clinical Outcomes and Anatomic Reconstruction with Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Bone Grafting the Glenoid Versus Use of Augmented Glenoid Baseplates with Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

Biopsychosocial influence on shoulder pain: risk subgroups translated across preclinical and clinical prospective cohorts.
Pain
2015

Bilateral scapular fractures after reverse shoulder arthroplasties.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2015

Arthroscopy and manipulation versus home therapy program in treatment of adhesive capsulitis of the shoulder: a prospective randomized study.
Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances
2015

Analysis of Glenoid Fixation with Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty in an Extreme Cyclic Loading Scenario.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

A Comparison and Correlation of Clinical Outcome Metrics in Anatomic and Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2015

The functional impact of bilateral reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2014

Stress fracture of second rib and scapular spine in a female softball player.
Current sports medicine reports
2014

Shoulder Pathology and Surgical Procedure Are Not Predictive of Post-Surgical Temporal Summation of Second Pain
Journal of Pain
2014

Reverse shoulder glenoid baseplate fixation: a comparison of flat-back versus curved-back designs and oval versus circular designs with 2 different offset glenospheres.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2014

Physical examination of the shoulder.
The Journal of hand surgery
2014

Investigation of central pain processing in postoperative shoulder pain and disability.
The Clinical journal of pain
2014

Glenoid fracture after arthroscopic Bankart repair: case series and biomechanical analysis.
Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances
2014

Florida Initiative for Quality Cancer Care: Improvements in Breast Cancer Quality Indicators During a 3-Year Interval
Journal of the American College of Surgeons
2014

Florida Initiative for Quality Cancer Care: Improvements On Colorectal Cancer Quality of Care Indicators During a 3-Year Interval
Journal of the American College of Surgeons
2014

Electromyographic analysis of reverse total shoulder arthroplasties.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2014

Application of the fulcrum axis to estimate the central scapular axis.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2014

The impact of scapular notching on reverse shoulder glenoid fixation.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2013

Scapular notching in reverse shoulder arthroplasty: validation of a computer impingement model.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2013

Scapular notching and osteophyte formation after reverse shoulder replacement: Radiological analysis of implant position in male and female patients.
The bone & joint journal
2013

Revision of the loose glenoid component in anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2013

Revision of humeral components in shoulder arthroplasty.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2013

Initial glenoid fixation using two different reverse shoulder designs with an equivalent center of rotation in a low-density and high-density bone substitute.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2013

Incidence of early radiolucent lines after glenoid component insertion for total shoulder arthroplasty: a radiographic study comparing pressurized and unpressurized cementing techniques.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2013

Impact of inferior glenoid tilt, humeral retroversion, bone grafting, and design parameters on muscle length and deltoid wrapping in reverse shoulder arthroplasty.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2013

Distal oblique bundle reconstruction and distal radioulnar joint instability.
Journal of wrist surgery
2013

Comparison of outcomes using anatomic and reverse total shoulder arthroplasty.
Bulletin of the Hospital for Joint Disease (2013)
2013

Arthroscopically assisted fibular strut allograft for treatment of osteonecrosis of proximal humerus.
Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances
2013

Achieving fixation in glenoids with superior wear using reverse shoulder arthroplasty.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2013

The Effect of an Open Carpal Tunnel Release on Thumb CMC Biomechanics.
Advances in orthopedics
2012

Functional outcome of hemiarthroplasty compared with reverse total shoulder arthroplasty in the treatment of rotator cuff tear arthropathy.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2012

Effects of a Brief Multimedia Psychoeducational Intervention On the Attitudes and Interest of Patients With Cancer Regarding Clinical Trial Participation: a Multicenter Randomized Controlled Trial
Journal of Clinical Oncology
2012

Vascular anatomy of the proximal ulna.
The Journal of hand surgery
2011

Treatment of acute proximal humerus fractures with an Evans staple.
Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances
2011

Evaluating the Quality of Psychosocial Care in Outpatient Medical Oncology Settings Using Performance Indicators
Psycho-Oncology
2011

Treatment of heterotopic ossification of the elbow following burn injury: recommendations for surgical excision and perioperative prophylaxis using radiation therapy.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2010

Three- and four-part proximal humerus fractures: open reduction and internal fixation versus arthroplasty.
The Journal of hand surgery
2010

Hook of hamate pull test.
The Journal of hand surgery
2010

Gene delivery of TGF-β1 induces arthrofibrosis and chondrometaplasia of synovium in vivo.
Laboratory investigation; a journal of technical methods and pathology
2010

Treatment of acute proximal humerus fractures with a polarus nail.
Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances
2009

Proximal ulna fractures.
The Journal of hand surgery
2009

Arthroscopic release of the stiff elbow.
The Journal of hand surgery
2009

An Evaluation of the Relationships Between Reverse Shoulder Design Parameters and Range of Motion, Impingement, and Stability
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2009

Valid and relevant outcome measures are critical for objective hypothesis-testing.
Anesthesia and analgesia
2008

Evidence for a biopsychosocial influence on shoulder pain: pain catastrophizing and catechol-O-methyltransferase (COMT) diplotype predict clinical pain ratings.
Pain
2008

Determination of in vivo glenohumeral translation using fluoroscopy and shape-matching techniques.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2008

Unstable fracture-dislocations of the elbow.
Instructional course lectures
2007

Intraosseous blood supply to the distal humerus.
The Journal of hand surgery
2007

Functional outcome of surgically treated massive rotator cuff tears: a comparison of complete repair, partial repair, and debridement.
Orthopedics
2007

Total elbow arthroplasty as an outpatient procedure using a continuous infraclavicular nerve block at home: a prospective case report.
Regional anesthesia and pain medicine
2006

Loading of the index metacarpal after trapezial and partial versus complete trapezoid resection.
The Journal of hand surgery
2006

Ambulatory continuous interscalene nerve blocks decrease the time to discharge readiness after total shoulder arthroplasty: a randomized, triple-masked, placebo-controlled study.
Anesthesiology
2006

Total shoulder arthroplasty as an outpatient procedure using ambulatory perineural local anesthetic infusion: a pilot feasibility study.
Anesthesia and analgesia
2005

Total elbow arthroplasty failure due to overuse, C-ring failure, and/or bushing wear.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2005

Radial nerve excursion and strain at the elbow and wrist associated with upper-extremity motion.
The Journal of hand surgery
2005

Posterior shoulder fracture dislocation in an osteogenesis imperfecta patient.
Orthopedics
2005

Joint range of motion after total shoulder arthroplasty with and without a continuous interscalene nerve block: a retrospective, case-control study.
Regional anesthesia and pain medicine
2005

Functional outcome of unstable distal radius fractures: ORIF with a volar fixed-angle tine plate versus external fixation.
The Journal of hand surgery
2005

Dysplasia epiphysealis hemimelica of the carpus.
Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances
2005

Clonidine added to a continuous interscalene ropivacaine perineural infusion to improve postoperative analgesia: a randomized, double-blind, controlled study.
Anesthesia and analgesia
2005

Total elbow arthroplasty with massive composite allografts.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2004

Late distal biceps repair.
Techniques in hand & upper extremity surgery
2004

Interscalene perineural ropivacaine infusion:a comparison of two dosing regimens for postoperative analgesia.
Regional anesthesia and pain medicine
2004

Bone-forming tumors of the upper extremity and Ewing's sarcoma.
Hand clinics
2004

Terrible triad of the shoulder.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2003

Shoulder arthroplasty in the young patient.
The Journal of arthroplasty
2003

Ligamentous anatomy of the distal clavicle.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2003

Continuous interscalene brachial plexus block for postoperative pain control at home: a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled study.
Anesthesia and analgesia
2003

Anatomy and biomechanics of the acromioclavicular and sternoclavicular joints.
Clinics in sports medicine
2003

Ulnar nerve excursion and strain at the elbow and wrist associated with upper extremity motion.
The Journal of hand surgery
2001

Radiographic assessment of uncemented humeral components in total shoulder arthroplasty.
The Journal of arthroplasty
2001

Pressure mapping of the radioulnar carpal joint: effects of ulnar lengthening and wrist position.
Journal of hand surgery (Edinburgh, Scotland)
2000

Functional outcome comparison of semiconstrained and unconstrained total elbow arthroplasties.
Journal of shoulder and elbow surgery
2000

Acromioplasty: comparison of outcome in patients with and without workers' compensation.
Journal of the Southern Orthopaedic Association
2000

Wrist ligament strain during external fixation: a cadaveric study.
The Journal of hand surgery
1999

Synovial cutaneous fistula of the shoulder after failed rotator cuff repair.
Orthopedics
1999

Nonunion of the distal radius.
Journal of hand surgery (Edinburgh, Scotland)
1999

Vascular anatomy of the ulna.
The Journal of hand surgery
1998

Electromyography of the shoulder: an analysis of passive modes of exercise.
Orthopedics
1998

Treatment of humeral diaphyseal nonunions in patients with severely compromised bone.
Journal of the Southern Orthopaedic Association
1997

Management of carpal instabilities.
Journal of hand therapy : official journal of the American Society of Hand Therapists
1996

Excursion and strain of the median nerve.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume
1996

Acute flexor tenosynovitis in association with Clostridium difficile infection: a case report.
The Journal of hand surgery
1996

Prosthetic usage in major upper extremity amputations.
The Journal of hand surgery
1995

Humeral fractures after shoulder arthroplasty.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume
1995

Tourniquet compression of a Norplant device.
The Journal of hand surgery
1994

Incidence of ligament lesions and associated degenerative changes in the elderly wrist.
The Journal of hand surgery
1994

Carpal instability non-dissociative.
Journal of hand surgery (Edinburgh, Scotland)
1994

Anterior wrist ganglion.
The Journal of hand surgery
1994

Reconstruction of the humerus with an intramedullary fibular graft. A clinical and biomechanical study.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume
1993

Excision of the hook of the hamate: a retrospective survey and review of the literature.
The Journal of hand surgery
1988

Research Interests

  • Shoulder Arthroplasty
  • Proximal humerus fractures
  • Elbow Arthroplasty
  • Elbow Fractures
  • Hand Surgery
  • Peripheral nerve pathology
  • Biomechanics of the upper extremity
  • Molecular biology of Adhesive Capsulitis of the shoulder