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Nerve injury and repair

  1. Nerve reconstruction using processed nerve allograft in the US military. Dunn JC, Tadlock J, Klahs KJ, Narimissaei D, McKay P, Nesti LJ. Mil Med. 2021. 186(5-6):e543-548. PMID: 33449099.
  2. Dunn JC, Eckhoff MD, Nicholson TC, Campbell W, Kenny K, Smith J, Landau M, Miller M, Souza J, Nesti LJ. Combat-Sustained peripheral nerve injuries in the United States Military. J Hand Surg. 2020. PMID: 33012612.

Lower Extremity nerve:

  1. Fares A, Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, Balsiger H, Showery J, Hsiao M, Orr J. Predictability of lower extremity peripheral nervous anatomy. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2017. 26;(4):206-210. PMID: 29461191.
  2. Lower extremity combat sustained peripheral nerve injury in US military personnel. Eckhoff MD, Craft MR, Nicholson TC, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2021. 15(9):e3447. PMID: 33747687.

Pain management

  1. VandenBerge DJ, Kusnezov N, Rubin S, Dagg T, Orr J, Mitchell J, Pirela-Cruz M, Dunn JC. Outcomes following isolated posterior interosseous nerve neurectomy: A systematic review. Hand. 2017. 12(6):535-540. PMID:28720049.

Nerve palsy:

  1. Development of Parsonage-Turner Syndrome after inerscalene brachial plexus block including 10-year follow-up: a case report. Parnes N, Dunn JC, Perrine J, Scanaliato JP. JBJS Case Connect. 2021. 11(3). PMID: 34242207.
  2. Incidence and management of radial nerve palsies in humeral shaft fractures: A systematic review. Hegeman EM, Polmear M, Scanaliato JP, Nesti L, Dunn JC. Cureus. 2020. 12(11)e11490. PMID: 33335819.

Nerve transfer:

  1. Wells ME, Gonzalez GA, Childs BR, Williams MR, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. Radial to Axillary nerve transfer outcomes in shoulder abduction: A systematic review. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2020. 23;8(9):e3096. PMID: 33133948.
  2. Dunn JC, Nesti LJ. Response to the letter to the editor by Drs. George and Power on supercharge end to side nerve transfer: A Systematic Review. Hand. 2020. PMID: 32942910.
  3. Dunn JC, Gonzalez GA, Fernandez I, Orr JD, Polfer EM, Nesti LJ. Supercharge End to Side nerve transfer: Systematic review. Hand. 2019. PMID: 30924361.

Cubital tunnel syndrome:

  1. Clark DM, Piscoya AS, Dunn JC, Nesti LJ. The impact of pre-existing ulnar nerve instability on the surgical treatment of cubital tunnel syndrome: a systematic review. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2020. PMID: 32553854.
  2. Dunn JC, Goddard R, Eckhoff MD, Waterman BR, Nesti LJ, Kilcoyne KG. Retrospective, nonrandomized analysis of subcutaneous anterior transposition versus in situ decompression of the ulnar nerve of military service members. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2019;28(4):751-756. PMID: 30885312.
  3. Pisquiy JJ, Chan AG, Prabhakar G, Kusnezov N, Dunn JC. Incidence of cubital tunnel syndrome in the US Military Population. J Hand Surg. 2018.
  4. Mitchell J, Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Bader J, Ipsen DF, Forthman CL, Dykstra A. The effect of operative technique on ulnar nerve strain following surgery for cubital tunnel syndrome. HAND. 2015. PMID: 26568727.

Carpal Tunnel syndrome:

  1. Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Koehler, Orr JD, Pallis M, Mitchell J. Outcomes following carpal tunnel release in patients receiving workers’ compensation: A systematic review. HAND. 2018;13(2):137-142. PMID: 28387162.



  1. The Epidemiology of Hand and Finger Lacerations in United States Emergency Departments. Sandler AB, Scanaliato JP, Raiciulescu S, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC.J Emerg Med. 2022 Feb 14:S0736-4679(21)01065-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jemermed.2021.12.022. Online ahead of print.PMID: 35177285
  2. Treatment of Dupuytren’s contracture with collagenase: A systematic review. Sandler AB, Scanaliato JP, Dennis T, Gonzalez Trevizo GA, Raiciulescu S, Nesti L, Dunn JC. Hand. 2021. PMID: 33478271.
  3. Dunn JC, Polmear MM, Nesti LJ. Dispelling the myth of work-related de Quervain’s tenosynovitis. J Wrist Surg. 2019;8(2):90-92. PMID: 30941245.
  4. Bastian DA, Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, Mitchell JS, Pirela Cruz M. Subclinical partial attritional rupture of the flexor digitorum profundus as an etiology of atraumatic trigger finger. Case Rep Orthop. 2017.8769369. PMID: 28785499.
  5. Waterman BR, Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Pirela-Cruz MA. Surgical Management of Symptomatic Extensor Digitorum Brevis Manus: A Proposed Algorithm for Treatment. Military Medicine. 2015;180(10):e1115-1117. PMID: 26444477.


  1. Analysis of the quality of PRCT for the treatment of boxer’s fractures. Patrick CM, Fernandez I, Gonzalez GA, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. Hand. 2021. PMID: 34148387.
  2. Wells ME, Scanaliato JP, Kusnezov NA, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. The Burden of Figertip trauma on the US Military. Hand Clin. 2021;37(1):155-165. PMID: 33198914.
  3. Fuller JB, Piscoya AS, Calrk DM, Markose K, Dunn JC. Surgical management of ulnar metacarpal base fracture-dislocations: A systematic review. HAND. 2020. PMID: 32772579.
  4. Hutchinson AJ, Kusnezov NA, Dunn JC, Rensing N, Prabhakar G, Pirela-Cruz MA. Epidemiology of gunshot wounds to the hand. Hand Surg Rehabil. 2019;38(1):14-19. PMID: 30472073.
  5. DiChiera R, Dunn JC, Bader J, Bulken-Hoover J, Pallis M. Characterization of metacarpal fractures in a military population. Military Medicine. 2016. 181(8):931-934. PMID: 27483536.
  6. Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Orr J, Mitchell J, Pallis M. The Boxer’s fracture: Is Reduction with Splint Immobilization Necessary? A Systematic Review. Orthopaedics. 2016. 17:1-5. PMID: 27018606.


  1. Pathophysiology of Avascular Necrosis. Wells ME and Dunn JC. Hand Clinc 2022. 38(4):357-376. PMID: 36244704.
  2. Traumatic finger amputations in the US Military. Jordan JA, Polmear MM, Wells ME, Dunn JC. Mil Med. 2022. PMID: 36519500
  3. Traumatic finger amputations: epidemiology and mechanism of injury, 2010-2019. Hand. 2022. Dunn JC. PMID: 36154498.
  4. Predictors of success following microvascular replantation surgery of the upper extremity in adult ptaients. Rizzo KR, Eckhoff MD, Gonzalez GA, Diamond S, Nesti L, Dunn JC. Plast Reconstr Surg Glob Open. 2022 14;10(9):4501. PMID: 36119384.
  5. Variation in state and federal reimbursement in the US in the treatment of upper extremity fractures. Green CK, Scanaliato JP, PolmearMM, Narimissaei DS, Fitzpatrick KV, Parnes N, Dunn JC. J Shoudler Elbow Surg. 2021. 30(11):2543-2548. PMID: 33930557.
  6. Kusnezov N, Dunn JC. Definitive Fixation of Hand and Wrist Fractures in the Emergency Department. American Journal of Orthopaedics. 2016;45(1):E35-37. PMID: 26761926.
  7. Eccles C, Dunn JC, Pirela-Cruz M, Kozin S. Pollicization of the Index Finger for Radial Hypoplasia. Hand. 2014;10(1):159-160. PMID: 25762893.



  1. Hand surgeons are tackling tougher scaphoids: A study of ABOS candidate data. Nicholson T, Dunn JC, Nesti LJ. Hand. 2021. PMID: 33890510.
  2. Incidence of scaphoid fractures and associated injuries at US Trauma Centers. Wells ME, Nicholson TC, Macias RA, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. J Wrist Surg. 2021. 10(2):123-128. PMID: 33815947.
  3. Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Fares A, Buccino Z, Esquivel D, Mitchell J. Early active motion protocol following open reduction internal fixation of the scaphoid: A pilot study. Hand Surgery Rehabilitation. 2017. PMID: 28137439.
  4. Dunn JC, Kusnezov NA, Fares A, Pirela-Cruz M. The scaphoid staple: A systematic review. Hand. 2017. 12(3):236-241. PMID: 28453341.
  5. Dorsal bridge plate for distal radius fractures: A systematic review. Fares AB, Childs BR, Polmear MM, Clark DM, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. J Hand Surg Am. 2021;46(7):627. PMID: 33573844.
  6. Koehler LR, Kusnezov NA, Orr JD, Pallis M, Dunn JC. Orthopaedic and plastic surgery training differences manifested in the analysis of distal radius fracture fixation. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2019;28(1):53-57. PMID: 31074738.
  7. Stewart J. Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Pirela-Cruz M. Radial plate fixation: A novel technique for distal radius fractures. HAND. 2017. 12(5):471-475. PMID: 28832202.
  8. Dunn JC, Pirela-Cruz MA, Martin K. Correction of Extra-articular Distal Radius Malunions Using an Anatomical Radial Plate. Techniques in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery. 2013. 17(3):162-8. PMID: 23970199.
  9. Dunn JC, Koehler LR, Kusnezov NA, Polfer E, Orr JD, Pirela-Cruz MA, Mitchell JS. Perilunate dislocations and perilunate fracture dislocations in the US Military. J Wrist Surg. 2018. 7(1):57-65. PMID: 29383277.
  10. Ting M, Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, Gonzalez G, Pirela-Cruz M. Pancarpal dissociation with palmar capitate fracture-disocation: case report. Orthop Traumatol Surg Res. 2017. 103(3):457-459. PMID: 28274880.


  1. Epidemiology and long term outcomes of wrist sprains in military academy cadets. Sandler AB, Hoyt BW, Klahs KJ. Scanaliato JP, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. Am J Sports Med. 2021. 49(8):2085-2089. PMID: 34038194.
  2. Dunn JC, Polmear MM, Nesti LJ. Surgical repair of acute TFCC injury. HAND. 2019. DOI:10.1177/1558944719828007. PMID: 30762446.


  1. Spontaneous Pan-Carpal Metacarpal Fusion After a Case of Pediatric Septic Arthritis of the Wrist: A Case Report. Parnes N, Green CK, Scanaliato JP, Caruso J, Dunn JC. JBJS Case Connect. 2022 Apr 6;12(2). doi: 10.2106/JBJS.CC.22.00066.PMID: 35385412
  2. BOOK CHAPTER: Dunn JC, Segalman K. Total Wrist Fusion. Hand Surgery: Tricks of the Trade. Thieme. New York. 2018
  3. Eckhoff MD, Bader JM, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. Acute complications in total wrist arthroplasty: A national quality improvement program review. J Wrist Surg. 2020;9(2):124-128. PMID: 32257613.
  4. Dunn JC, Polmear MM, Scanaliato JP, Orr JD, Nesti LJ. Capitolunate arthrodesis: A systematic review. J Hand Surg. 2020. PMID: 31818538.
  5. Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Orr J, Mitchell JS. Osteochondral Defects of the Upper Extremity Treated with Particulated Juvenile Cartilage Transfer. HAND. 2015. 10(4):683-687. PMID: 26568723.



  1. Dunn JC, Kusnezov NA, Fares A, Kilcoyne K, Garcia E, Orr JD, Waterman BR. Outcomes of Triceps Rupture in the US Military. Minimum 2 Year Follow-Up. HAND. 2017. PMID: 29199471.
  2. Dunn JC, Fares A, Kusnezov NA, Kilcoyne K, Friedman DJ, Mitchell J. Triceps tendon ruptures: A systematic review. Hand. 2017. 12(5):431-438. PMID: 28832209.


  1. Alvara CA, Biedron G, Dunn JC. Nonoperative Management of Olecranon Fractures in Elderly Patients: A Systematic Review. Hand. 2022 Jul;17(4):734-739.
  2. Treatment trends in distal humerus fractures between ABOS part II candidates. Patrick CM, Tadlock JC, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC, Parnes N. Injury. 2021. 34654550.
  3. Zarkadis NJ, Eisenstein ED, Kusnezov NA, Dunn JC, Blair JA. Open reduction internal fixation versus intramedullary nailing for humeral shaft fractures: an expected value decision analysis. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2018. 27(2):204-210. PMID:28986048.
  4. Dunn JC, Kusnezov NA, Koehler LR, Eisenstein ED, Kilcoyne KG, Orr JD, Mitchell JS. Radial Head Arthroplasty in the Active Duty Service Member with Minimum 2- Year Follow-Up. J Hand Surg Am. 2017. PMID: 28549892.
  5. Kusnezov N, Eisenstein E, Dunn JC, Fares A, Mitchell J, Kilcoyne K, Waterman BR. Operative management of unstable radial head fractures in a young active population. Hand. 2017. PMID: 28653544.


  1. Fares A, Kusnezov N, Dunn JC. Lateral Ulnar Collateral Ligament reconstruction for posterolateral rotatory instability of the elbow: A systematic review. Hand. 2020. PMID: 32686513.
  2. Fuller JB, Dunn JC, Kusnezov Na, Nesti LJ, Kilcoyne KG. Outcome measures after medial ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction in a military population. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2019;28(2):317-323. PMID: 30503331.
  3. Rodriguez MJ, Kusnezov NA, Dunn JC, Waterman BR, Kilcoyne KG. Functional outcomes following lateral ulnar collateral ligament reconstruction for symptomatic posterorlateral rotator instability of the elbow in an athletic population. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2017. PMID: 29100710.


  1. Post-operative immobilization in total elbow arthroplasty for rheumatoid arthritis: A Systematic review of outcomes. Polmear MM, Scanaliato JP, Rossettie S, Bader J, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2022;314):209-217. PMID: 26594975.
  2. Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Pirela-Cruz M. Distal Humeral Hemiarthroplasty: Indications, Results, and Complications. A Systematic Review. Hand. 2014;9(4)406-12. PMID: 25414601.

Stem Cell and Biology

Cellular Biology:

  1. Use of opioids in the early postoperative period after arthroscopic rotator cuff repair: a systematic review. Orthop J Sports Med. 2022. Dunn JC10(7). PMID: 35898204.
  2. Characterization of traumatized muscle-derived multipotent progenitor cells from low-energy trauma. Dingle M, Fernicola SD, deVasconcellos JF, Zicari S, Daniels C, Dunn JC, Dimtchev A, Nesti LJ. Stem Cell Res Ther. 2021. 12(1):6. PMID: 33407850.
  3. BOOK CHAPTER: Pathophysiology of avascular necrosis. Avascular necrosis of the carpal bones: Etiologies and Treatments. 2022.

Stem Cells:

  1. Quality of PCRT regarding PRP injection for OA of the knee. Chan AG, Hoffmann JD, Pisquiy JJ, Belmont PJ, Dunn JC. J Orthop Sci. 2021. PMID: 33441260.

Bone Morphogenic Protein and bone healing:

  1. Bone Morphogenetic Protein in scaphoid nonunion: A systematic review. Polmear MM, Anderson AB, Lanier PJ, Orr JD, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. J Wrist Surg. 2021. 10(3):184-189. DOI> 10.1055/s-0040-1722332. PMID: 34109059.
  2. Bone Morphogenic Protein for upper extremity fractures: A systematic review. Sandler AB, Scanaliato JP, Raiciulescu S, Nesti L, Dunn JC. J Orthop Trauma. 2021. PMID: 33789512.

Bo-Tox (Botulinum Toxin):

  1. Flexor Tendon Reair with adjunctive Botulinum Toxin administration: A systematic review. Alberts CJ, Orr JD, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2021. 30(1):36-39. PMID: 33851912.

Other basic science

  1. Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Koehler L, Orr JD. The Sweaty Surgeon: Raising Ambient Operating Room Temperature Benefits Neither Patient nor Surgeon. J Bone Joint Surg. 2017. 99(6):e27. PMID: 28291190.
  2. Kusnezov NA, Dunn JC, Kohler LR, Holland C. Bilateral prophylactic femoral intramedullary fixation for symptomatic bisphosphonate lesions. Current Orthopaedic Practice. 2016. 27(5):553-556.


  1. A new normal: Trends of upper extremity orthopaedic injuries nationwide during the COVID-19 pandemic. Sandler AB, Baird MD, Kurapaty SS, Scanaliato JP, Dunn JC, Parnes N. Cureus. 2022;14(10):e30299. PMID: 36407135.
  2. Putko RM, Bedrin MD, Clark DM, Piscoya AS, Dunn JC, Nesti LJ. J Clin Orthop Trauma. SARS-CoV-2 and limb ischemia: A systematic review. 2020. PMID: 33281415.


  1. Pirela-Cruz MA, Dunn JC, McCriskin B, Kanlic E. Necrotizing Fasciitis of the Upper Extremity.  Orthopaedic Knowledge Journal Online. 2014.12(9):1.
  2. Dunn JC. Antibiotic use in hand surgery: Surgeon decision making and adherence to available evidence. Hand. 2019. PMID: 30463441.
  3. Dunn JC, Fares Ab, Kusnezov N, Pirela-Cruz M, Gonzalez G, Orr JD, Pallis M. Current evidence regarding routine antibiotic prophylaxis in hand surgery. HAND. PMID: 28347178.
  4. Friedman DJ, Dunn JC, Higgins LD, Warner JP. PROSTALAC Implantation for Two-Stage Eradication of Infected Shoulder Arthroplasty. Techniques in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. 2008. 9(3):114-5.

Other Trauma and Orthopaedics


  1. Prabhakar G, Kusnezov N, Eisenstein E, Dunn JC, Abdelgawad A. Management of pediatric tibial nonunion following osteotomy: A case series and review of the literature. Case Rep Orthop. 2020. PMID: 32832178.
  2. Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Waterman BR, Machen MS. Discoid Medial Meniscus: A Case Report. Military Medicine. 2015. PMID: 26837091.


  1. Wells ME, Eckhoff MD, Schneider PR, Kafchinski LA, Dunn JC, Gonzalez GA. The educational impact of a fellowship trained orthopaedic oncologist. J Am Acad Orthop Surg Glob Res Rev. 2020;4(7). PMID: 32672725.
  2. Waterman BR, Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, Pirela-Cruz MA. Aggressive Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor with Spinal Metastases: A Case Report. Military Medicine. 2015;180(5):e618-621. PMID: 25939123.

War wounds:

  1. Editorial Comment: Selected Proceedings from the society of military orthopaedic surgeons 2021 annual meeting. Patzkowski J, Dunn JD. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2022. PMID: 36173767
  2. Three-dimensional modeling of the structural microenvironment in post-traumatic war wounds. Christopherson GT, deVasconcellos JF, Dunn JC, Griffin DW, Jones PE, Nesti LJ. Tissue Eng Regen Med. 2021. 18(6):963-973. PMID: 34363599.
  3. Schoenfeld AJ, Dunn JC, Bader J, Belmont PJ. The Nature and Extend of War Injuries Sustained by Combat-specialty Personnel Killed and Wounded in Afghanistan and Iraq (2004-2011). Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery 2013. 75(2):287-91. PMID: 23887561.
  4. Schoenfeld AJ, Dunn JC, Belmont PJ. Pelvic, Spinal, and Extremity Wounds Among Combat-specific Personnel Serving in Iraq and Afghanistan (2003-2011): A New Paradigm in Military Musculoskeletal Medicine. 2013. 44(12):1866-70. PMID: 23998993.

Golden Hour Trauma:

  1. There is no rolef or damage control orthopedics within the golden hour. Dunn JC, Elster EA, Blair JA, Remick KN, Potter BK, Nesti LJ. Mil Med. 2021. PMID: 33484247.
  2. Response to letter to the editor “There is no role for damage control orthopedics within the golden hour.” Eckhoff MD, Orr JD, Wells ME, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. Mil Med. 2021. PMID: 3425293.

Vascular injury:

  1. Qualitative analysis of randomized controlled trials informing recommendations for venous thromboembolism prophylaxis after distal lower extremity injuries. Folsom AJ, Polmear MM, Scanaliato JP, Dunn JC, Adler AH, Orr JD. OTA Int. 2022. 5(2):e201. PMID: 35919108.
  2. Dunn JC, Fares A, Kusnezov N, Cordova C, Chandler P, Orr JD, Belmont PJ, Pallis M. US Servicemember Tourniquet use on the Battlefield: Iraq and Afghanistan 2003-2011. Trauma. 2016. 18(3):216-220.
  3. Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Schoenfeld AJ, Orr JD, Cook PJ, Belmont PJ. Vascular injuries in combat-specific soldiers during operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. Ann Vasc Surg. 2016. 35:30-37. PMID: 27238996.
  4. Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, Stewart J, Pirela-Cruz M. Acute Shortening Osteotomy for Severe Upper Extremity Trauma with Neurovascular Injury: A Review of the Literature. Orthop Surg. 2015;7:306-316. PMID: 26792651.
  5. Schoenfeld AJ, Herzog JP, Dunn JC, Bader J, Belmont PJ. Patient-Based and Surgical Characteristics Associated with the Acute Development of Deep Venous Thrombosis and Pulmonary Embolism Following Spine Surgery. 2013. 1(21):1892-8. PMID: 23778367.

General war trauma:

  1. Wartime military Orthopaedics. Eckhoff MD, Purcell RL, Orr JD, Nesti LJ, Potter BK, Dunn JC. S Surg Orthop Adv. 2021. 30(2):116-119. PMID: 34181530.


  1. Orthopedists versus radiologists: A prospective comparison of radiographic interpretation between orthopaedics and radiologist at a level I trauma center. Biedron G, Macias R, Fernandez I, Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, Nelson JH. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2021. 30(2):93-95. PMID: 34181525.


  1. Wells M, Polmear M, Nesti J. Dunn JC. Factors considered when ranking military orthopedic surgery residency candidates. Mil Med. PMID: 32495837.
  2. Dunn JC, Lenhart MK, Higgins JP, Nesti JP. How the US Army forged hand surgery. J Hand Surg. 2020. PMID: 31813587.
  3. Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Fares AB, Garcia E, Waterman BR, Orr J, Pallis M. Orthopaedic Residency Training Structure: Implications on Quantity and Quality of Scholarship. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2019;28(3):175-179. PMID: 31675293.
  4. Orr J, Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Fares AB, Waterman BR, Garcia E, Pallis, M. Publication rate and impact factor for society of military orthopedic surgeons. Annual meeting presentations, 2009-2013. 2017. 182(11):e1992-e1996. PMID: 29087870.
  5. Dunn JC, Lanzi J, Bader J, Martin K, Belmont PJ, Waterman BR. Arthroscopic Shoulder Surgical Simulation Training Curriculum: Transfer Reliability and Maintenance of Skill Over Time. Journal of Surgical Education. 2015;72(6):1118-1123. PMID: 26298520.

Lower Extremity Sports

  1. BOOK CHAPTER: Waterman BR, Dunn JC, Orr JD. Conditions of the Lower Leg, Ankle, and Foot. In: Musculoskeletal Injuries in the Military. Springer Science. New York. 2015
  2. Meniscal injuries: Mechanism and classification. Wells ME, Scanaliato JP, Dunn JC, Garcia EJ. Sports Med Arthrosc Rev. 2021. PMID: 34398118.

Lower extremity trauma:

  1. A systematic review and analysis of the quality of PRCT comparing inrapatellar and suprapatellar approach for nailing of tibia fractures. Chan A, Pisquiy J, Piscoya AS, Clark D, Dunn JC. J Orthop Trauma. 2021. 35(10):506-511. PMID: 33813543.
  2. Clark D, Vo LU, Piscoya AS, Chan A, Dunn JC. A systematic review ana analysis of the quality of randomized controlled trials comparing reamed and unreamed intramedullary nailing of tibial fractures. J Orthop Trauma. 2020. PMID: 33079845.

Foot and Ankle

  1. Heida KA, Tihista MC, Kusnezov NA, Dunn JC, Orr JD. Outcomes and predictors of postoperative pain improvement following particulated juvenile cartilage allograft tansplant for osteochondral lesiosn of the talus. Foot Ankle Int. 2020. PMID: 32028794.
  2. Bucknam RB, Scanaliato JP, Kusnezov NA, Heida KA, Dunn JC, Orr JD. Return to weightbearing and high-impact activities following jones fracture intramedullary screw fixation. Foot Ankle Int. 2020. PMID: 31904264.
  3. Cordova CB, Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Bader JM, Waterman BR, Orr JD. Comparing clinician use of three ankle fracture classifications. JAAPA. 2018. 31(2):26-39. PMID: 29369927.
  4. Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, Koehler LR, Orr JD. Anatomically contoured anterior plating for isolated tibiotalar arthrodesis. Foot Ankle Spec. 2017;10(4):352-358. PMID: 28345364.
  5. Orr JD, Dunn JC, Heida KA, Kusnezov NA, Waterman BR, Belmont PJ. Results and functional outcomes of structural fresh osteochondral allograft transfer for treatment of osteochondral lesions of the talus in a highly active population. Foot Ankle Spec. 2017. 10(2):125-132. PMID: 27623866.
  6. VanTienderen RJ, Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Orr JD. Osteochondral allograft transfer for treatment of osteochondral leions of the talus: A systematic review. Arthroscopy. 2017. 33(1):217-222. Review. PMID: 27546173.
  7. Dunn JC, Habu R, Bohay D, Anderson A. Effect of Pregnancy on Arch of Foot. Journal of Orthopedics. 2012. 4(2):101-4. PMID: 22615155.

Joint replacement

  1. Treatment patterns of ABOS Part II candidates: A decline of operative management among geriatric proximal humerus fractures over the decade (2010-2020). Klahs KJ, Fitzpatrick KV, Blair JA, Parnes N, Nesti LJ, Dunn JC. Injury 2022. PMID: 36104254.
  2. BOOK CHAPTER: Rolf R, Dunn JC, Higgins LD, Warner JP. Limited Shoulder Prosthetic Resurfacing. Biologic Joint Reconstruction: An Alternative to Arthroplasty. 2009. Chapter 29.
  3. BOOK CHAPTER: Sperling JW, Galatz LM, Higgins LD, Levine WN, Ramsey ML,Dunn JC. Complications in Shoulder Arthroplasty: Avoidance and Management. American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. Instructional Course Lectures. Volume 58. 2009. Chapter 42.
  4. Hoffmann JD, Kusnezov NA, Dunn JC, Zarkadis NJ, Goodman GP, Berger RA. The shift to same-day outpatient joint arthroplasty: A systematic review. J Arthroplasty. 2017. PMID: 29224990.
  5. Wey A, Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Waterman BR, Kilcoyne K. Improved external rotation with concomitant reverse total shoulder arthroplasty and latissimus dorsi tendon transfer: a systematic review. J Orthop Surg. 2017. 25(2). PMID: 28699404.
  6. Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, Kilcoyne K, Bader J, Belmont PJ, Waterman BR. Predictors of Hospital Readmission Following Total Shoulder Arthroplasty in the United States. Orthopaedics. 2016. 19:1-10. PMID: 27648576.
  7. Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, Parada SA, Kilcoyne K, Waterman BR. Clinical outcomes of anatomical total shoulder arthroplasty in a young, active population. Am J Orthop. 2016;45(5):E273-282. PMID: 27552465.
  8. Dunn JC, Lanzi J, Bader J, Waterman BR, Belmont PJ. Predictors of Length of Stay after Elective Total Shoulder Arthroplasty in the United States. Journal Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. 2015,24(5):754-759. PMID: 25591461.
  9. Waterman BR, Dunn JC, Bader J, Urrea L, Schoenfeld AJ, Belmont PJ. Thirty-Day Morbidity and Mortality after Elective Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: Patient-Based and Surgical Risk Factors. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. 2015;24(1):24-30. PMID: 25168345.
  10. Dunn JC, Higgins LD. Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty in Patients with Parkinson’s Disease: a case series and review of the literature. American Journal of Orthopedics. 2012. 40(12):625-29. PMID: 22268009.

Compartment syndrome:

  1. Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, Robaina J, Campano D, Waterman BR. Surgical Management for Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome of the Leg: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Arthroscopy. 2016. 32(7):1478-1486. PMID: 27020462.
  2. Dunn JC, Waterman BR. Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome in the Military. Clinics in Sports Medicine. 2014;33(4):693-705. PMID: 25280617.


  1. Kusnezov N, Eisenstein ED, Dunn JC, Wey AJ, Peterson DR. Waterman BR. Anterior cruciate ligament graft removal versus retention in the setting of septic arthritis after reconstruction: A systematic review and expected value decision analysis. Arthroscopy. PMID: 29122433.
  2. Showery JE, Kusnezov NA, Dunn JC, Bader JO, Belmont PJ, Waterman BR. The rising incidence of degenerative and posttraumatic osteoarthritis of the knee in the United States Military. J Arthroplasty. 2016. 31(10):2108-2114. PMID 27181491.
  3. Gomoll AH, Yoshioka H, Watanabe A, Dunn JC, Minas T. Preoperative Measurement of Cartilage Defects by MRI Underestimates Lesion Size. Cartilage. 2011. 2(4): 389-93. PMID: 26069597.


  1. Pectoralis major tendon reconstruction: A systematic review. Schneider PR, Eckhoff MD, Koehler LR, Vo LU, Dunn JC. J Surg Ortohp Adv. 2022. PMID: 35820100.
  2. Long term results of arthroscopic repair of full-thickness traumatic rotator cuff tears in active duty military patients under the age of 40 years. Scanaliato JP, Eckhoff MD, Dunn JC, Czajkowski H, Fink WA, Parnes N. Am J Sports Med. 2022. PMID: 35862618
  3. Scanaliato JP, Dunn JC, Fares AB, Czajkowski H, Parnes N. Outcomes of 270 labral repair for combined shoulder instability in active-duty military patients: a retrospective study. Am J Sports Med. 2022;20(2):334-340. PMID: 34898288.
  4. Arthroscopic posterior labral repair in active-duty military patients: A reliable solution for an at-risk population, regardless of anchor type. Scanaliato JP, Childs BR, Dunn JC, Czajkowski H, Parnes N. Am J Sports Med. 2022. 50(11):3036-3044. PMID: 35983962.
  5. Phillip R Schneider, Michael D Eckhoff, Logan R Koehler, Loc-Uyen Vo, John C Dunn. Pectoralis Major Tendon Reconstruction: A Systematic Review. J Surg Orthop Adv. 2022;31(2):123-126.
  6. Parnes N, Sandler AB, Dunn JC, Duvall O, Scanaliato JP. Primary Double-Pulley SLAP Repair in an Active-Duty Military Population With Type II SLAP Lesions Results in Improved Outcomes and Low Failure Rates at Minimum Six Years of Follow-up. Arthrosc Sports Med Rehabil. 2022 May 25;4(3):e1141-e1149.
  7. Biceps Tenodesis Combined with Arthroscopic Posterior Labral Repair for Type VIII SLAP Lesions in Active-Duty Military Patients Yields Excellent Return to Military Duty. Green CK, Scanaliato JP, Duvall O, Eckhoff MD, Dunn JC, Parnes N.Arthroscopy. 2022 Mar 30:S0749-8063(22)00190-6. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2022.03.021. Online ahead of print.PMID: 35367303
  8. Severe Obesity Is Not Associated With Worse Functional Outcomes Following Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair. Fares AB, Scanaliato JP, Gavalas A, Dunn JC, Czajkowski H, Parnes N.Arthroscopy. 2022 Mar 9:S0749-8063(22)00150-5. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2022.02.026. Online ahead of print.PMID: 35278599
  9. Double-pulley remplissage in active-duty military population with off-track anterior shoulder instability results in improved otucomes and low recurrence at minimum four-year follow-up. Scanaliato JP, Dunn JC, Fitzpatrick KV, Czajkowski H, Parnes N. Arthroscopy. 2021. PMID: 34530108.
  10. Failure of Acromioclavicular Joint reconstruction eight weeks after hook plate removal: A case report. Hansen JA, Dunn JC, Scanaliato JP, Caruso J, Parnes N. Cureus. 2021. 13(10):e18640. PMID: 34786235.
  11. Parnes N, Dunn JC, Czajkowski H, DeFranco MJ, Green CK, Scanaliato JP. Biceps Tenodesis as an attractive alternative to superior labral anterior-posterior (SLAP)repair for type II SLAP lesions in active-duty military patients younger than 34 years. AM J Sports Med. 2021. PMID: 34672809.
  12. Nute DW. Kusnezov NA, Dunn JC, Waterman BR. Return to function, complication, and reoperation rates following primary pectoralis major tendon repair in military service members. J Bone Joint Surg. 2017. PMID: 28060230.
  13. Ting M, Kusnezov NA, Dunn JC, Pirela-Cruz M. The deltoid lift: A comparison study of exposure area in proximal humeral approaches. Hand. 2017.12(4):401-407. PMID: 28644936. Epub 2016 Nov 23. PMID: 28832209.
  14. Ting M, Kusnezov N, Dunn JC. Sterno-Clavicular Joint Reconstruction Techniques. Progress in Orthopaedic Science. 2015;1(1):24-26.
  15. Ting M, Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, Pirela-Cruz M. The Deltoid Lift: A Cadaveric Analysis and Literature Review of a Novel Surgical Approach to the Proximal Humerus. Techniques in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery. 2015. 19(3):120-123. PMID: 26197155.
  16. Gee S, Dunn JC, Waterman BR. Orthobiological Augmentation of Consecutive Rotator Cuff Repair Failure and Deltoid Dehiscence. Military Medicine. 2015;180(1):e142-4. PMID: 25562873.
  17. Dunn JC, Waterman BR. Successful Non-operative Management of Coracoid Fracture associated with Suture-Button Fixation of Acromioclavicular Separation. Military Medicine. 2014;180(1):e138-41. PMID: 25562872.
  18. Dunn JC, Friedman DJ, Higgins LD. Anchor Fracture Leading to Supraspinatus Failure. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery. 2010. 19(1):e21-6. PMID: 19766022.
  19. Friedman DJ, Dunn JC, Higgins LD, Mazzocca A, Warner JP. Proximal Biceps Tendon: Injuries and Management. Sports Medicine and Arthroscopy Review. 2008. 16(3):162-9. PMID: 18703976.
  20. Kusnezov N, Dunn JC, DeLong J, Waterman BR. Sternoclavicular Reconstruction in the Young Active Patient: Risk Factor Analysis and Clinical Outcomes at Short-Term Follow-Up. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 2016. 30(4):1110117. PMID: 26569185.
  21. Scanaliato JP, Dunn JC, Fares AB, Czajkowski H, Parnes N. Outcomes of 270 degree labral repair for combined shoulder instability in active-duty military patients: A retrospective study. Am J Sports Med. 2021. PMID: 34898288.

General Sports

  1. Overview of Sport-Specific Injuries. Scanaliato JP, Wells ME, Dunn JC, Garcia EJ. Sports Med Arthrosc Rev. 2021. 29(4):185-190. PMID: 34730116.


  1. Zarkadis NJ, Cleveland AW, Kusnezov NA, Dunn JC, Caram PM, Herzog JP. Outcomes following multilevel cervical disc arthroplasty in the young active population. Mil Med. 2017. 182(3):e:1790-1974. PMID: 28290960.

Hip fractures

  1. Dunn JC, Kusnezov N, Bader J, Waterman BR, Orr J, Belmont PJ. Long versus short cephalomedullary nail for trochanteric femur fractures (OTA 31-A1, A2, and A3): a systematic review. J Orthop Traumatol. 2016. 17(4):361-367. PMID: 27093971.
  2. Kusnezov NA, Eisenstein ED, Dunn JC, Waterman BR. Functional outcomes following surgical management of femoral neck stress fractures. Orthopaedics. 2017. 1:1-5. PMID: 28135372.
  3. Dunn JC, Scully WF, Crawford D; Dykstra A, Manoso M. Ipsilateral Diaphyseal Femur Fracture Following Resection Arthroplasty: A Case Report. Journal of Arthroplasty. 2012. 27(8):1580.e17-9. PMID: 22386608.


  1. The Transition to Outpatient Shoulder Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review. Sandler AB, Scanaliato JP, Narimissaei D, McDaniel LE, Dunn JC, Parnes N.J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2022 Mar 9:S1058-2746(22)00272-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2022.01.154. Online ahead of print.PMID: 35278682
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