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  1. Massey, P. A., Myers, M., McClary, K., Brown, J., Barton, R. S., & Solitro, G. F. (2020). Biomechanical Analysis of Patellar Tendon Repair With Knotless Suture Anchor Tape Versus Transosseous Suture. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports Medicine, 8(10), 232596712095480.

  2. Massey, P. A., Hoge, S., Nelson, B. G., Ogden, A. L., Mody, M. G., Myers, M., Bilderback, K., Solitro, G., & Barton, R. S. (2020). Nitinol Memory Rods Versus Titanium Rods: A Biomechanical Comparison of Posterior Spinal Instrumentation in a Synthetic Corpectomy Model. Global Spine Journal, 219256822090240.

  3. Massey, P., Parker, D., McClary, K., Robinson, J., Barton, R. S., & Solitro, G. F. (2020). Biomechanical comparison of anterior cruciate ligament repair with internal brace augmentation versus anterior cruciate ligament repair without augmentation. Clinical Biomechanics, 77.
  4. Morandi, M. M., Simoncini, A., Hays, C., Garrett, J., Barton, R. S., Chen, A., & Solitro, G. F. (2020). Optimal configuration for stability and magnetic resonance imaging quality in temporary external fixation of tibial plateau fractures. Orthopaedics and Traumatology: Surgery and Research.
  5. Massey, P. A., McClary, K., Zhang, A. S., Savoie, F. H., & Barton, R. S. (2020). Orthopaedic Surgical Selection and Inpatient Paradigms During the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic. In The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (Vol. 28, Issue 11, pp. 436–450). NLM (Medline).
  6. Mejia, A., Solitro, G., Gonzalez, E., Parekh, A., Gonzalez, M., & Amirouche, F. (2020). Pullout Strength After Multiple Reinsertions in Radial Bone Fixation. Hand, 15(3), 393–398.
  7. Addevico, F., Morandi, M., Scaglione, M., & Solitro, G. F. (2020). Screw insertion torque as parameter to judge the fixation. Assessment of torque and pull-out strength in different bone densities and screw-pitches. Clinical Biomechanics, 72, 130–135.
  8. Massey, P., McClary, K., Parker, D., Barton, R. S., & Solitro, G. (2019). The rebar repair for radial meniscus tears: a biomechanical comparison of a reinforced suture repair versus parallel and cross-stitch techniques. Journal of Experimental Orthopaedics, 6(1).
  9. Solitro, G. F., Whitlock, K., Amirouche, F., Mehta, A. I., & McDonnell, A. (2019). Currently adopted criteria for pedicle screw diameter selection. International Journal of Spine Surgery, 13(2), 132–145.
  10. Morandi, M. “Max,” Daily, D., Kee, C., Barton, R. S., & Solitro, G. F. (2019). Safe Supra-Acetabular Pin Insertion in Relation to Intraosseous Depth. Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 37(8), 1790–1797.
  11. Savin, D. D., Piponov, H., Watson, J. N., Youderian, A. R., Amirouche, F., Solitro, G. F., Hutchinson, M. R., & Goldberg, B. A. (2017). Biomechanical evaluation of distal biceps tendon repair using tension slide technique and knotless fixation technique. International Orthopaedics, 41(12), 2565–2572.
  12. Szczodry, M., Solitro, G. F., Amirouche, F., & Patel, P. (2018). Pedicle Screw With Increased Cortical Purchase Can Be Inserted With Same Accuracy as the Screw in Straightforward Trajectory Using 3D Modeling Landmarks. Spine Deformity, 6(1), 20–27.
  13. Amirouche, F., Solitro, G. F., Walia, A., Gonzalez, M., & Bobko, A. (2017). Segmental acetabular rim defects, bone loss, oversizing, and press fit cup in total hip arthroplasty evaluated with a probabilistic finite element analysis. International Orthopaedics, 41(8), 1527–1533.

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