Publications

 

Birmingham T, Moyer R, Leitch K, Chesworth B, Bryant D, Willits K, Litchfield R, Fowler P, Giffin JR. Changes in biomechanical risk factors for knee osteoarthritis and their association with 5-year clinically important improvement after limb realignment surgery. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2017; In press.

 

Moyer R, Ikert K, Long K, Marsh J. The value of preoperative exercise and education on postoperative outcomes in patients undergoing total hip and knee arthroplasty: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Review 2017; In press.

 

Moyer R, Birmingham T, Dombroski C, Walsh R, Giffin JR. Combined versus individual effects of a valgus knee brace and lateral wedge foot orthotic during stair use in patients with knee osteoarthritis. Gait & Posture 2017;54:160-166.

 

Moyer R, Wirth W, Eckstein F. Longitudinal changes in MRI-based measures of femorotibial cartilage thickness as a function of alignment and obesity – data from the OAI. Arthritis Care & Research 2017;69(7):959-965.

 

Atkinson H, Moyer R, Yacoub D, Coughlin D, Birmingham, T. Effects of Recombinant Human Growth Hormone for Osteoporosis: Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Canadian Journal on Aging 2017;36(1):41-54.

 

Marrocco S, Crosby L, Jones I, Moyer R, Birmingham T, Patterson K. Knee loading patterns of the non-paretic and paretic legs during post-stroke gait. Gait & Posture 2016;49:297-302.

 

Moyer R, Wirth W, Duryea J, Eckstein F. Anatomical Alignment, But Not Goniometry, Predicts Femorotibial Cartilage Loss as well as Mechanical Alignment: Data from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2016;24(2):254-261.

 

Moyer R, Wirth W, Eckstein F. Sensitivity of different measures of frontal plane alignment to medial and lateral joint space narrowing: from the Osteoarthritis Initiative. Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism 2015;45(3):268-274.

 

Moyer RF, Birmingham TB, Bryant DM, Giffin JR, Marriott KA, Leitch KM. Biomechanical effects of valgus knee bracing: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2015;23(2):178-188.

 

Moyer RF & Hunter DJ. Osteoarthritis in 2014: Changing how we define and treat these patients. Nature Reviews Rheumatology 2015;11:65-66.

 

Moyer RF, Birmingham TB, Bryant DM, Giffin JR, Marriott KA, Leitch KM. Valgus Bracing for Knee Osteoarthritis: a meta-analysis of randomized trials. Arthritis Care & Research 2015;67(4):493-501.

 

Fernandes NA, Bryant D, Griffith L, El- Rabbany M, Fernandes N, Kean C, Marsh J, Mathur S, Moyer R, Reade CJ, Riva JJ, Somerville L, Bhatnagar N. Outcomes of Patients with the Same Disease when they are Treated Inside and Outside of Randomized Trials: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Canadian Medical Association Journal 2014;186(16):E596-609.

 

Moyer R, Ratneswaran A, Beier F, Birmingham T. Osteoarthritis Year in Review 2014: Mechanics – basic and clinical studies in osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2014;22(12):1989-2002.

 

Longino PD, Birmingham TB, Shultz WJ, Moyer RF, Giffin JR. Combined tibial tubercle osteotomy with medial opening wedge high tibial osteotomy minimizes changes in patellar height. A prospective cohort study with historical controls. American Journal of Sport Medicine 2013;41(12):2849-2857.

 

Moyer R, Birmingham T, Dombrowski C, Walsh R, Leitch K, Jenkyn T, Giffin JR. Combined effects of a custom-fit valgus knee brace and lateral wedge orthotic on dynamic knee joint loading in patients with varus gonarthrosis. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2013;94(1):103-112.

 

Moyer R, Birmingham T, Kean C, Chesworth B, Giffin JR. Alignment, body mass and their interaction on dynamic knee joint load in patients with knee osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2010;18(7):888-893.