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Eric L. Hume, MD

Associate Professor of Clinical Orthopaedic Surgery
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
Orthopaedic Surgeon, Philadelphia VAH
Director of Quality and Safety Dept Orthopaedic Surgery, Perelman School of Medicine, Univ. of Pennsylvania
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
Penn Medicine University City
3737 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215 662 3340
Fax: 215-222-8853
BA (Chemistry )
University of Rochester, 1974.
SUNY, Upstate Medical Center, 1978.
Post-Graduate Training
General Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 1978-1979.
Orthopaedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, 1979-1983.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1985.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery Recertification, 2016.
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Selected Publications

Kamath A F, McAuliffe C L, Gutsche J T, Kosseim L M, Hume E L, Baldwin K D, Kornfield Z, Israelite C L: Intensive care monitoring after total joint replacement. The Bone & Joint Surgery 95-B(11 Suppl A): 74-6, Nov 2013.

Nydick Jason A, Farrell Eric D, Marcantonio Andrew J, Hume Eric L, Marburger Robert, Ostrum Robert F: The use of clopidogrel (Plavix) in patients undergoing nonelective orthopaedic surgery. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 24(6): 383-6, Jun 2010.

Baldwin, Keith D. Ohman-Strickland, Pamela. Mehta, Samir. Hume, Eric. : Scapula fractures: a marker for concomitant injury. Journal of Trauma-Injury Infection & Critical Care 65(2): 430-435, August 2008.

Rawool N.M., Goldberg B.B., Forsberg F., Winder A.A., Hume E.L. : Power Doppler assessment of vascular changes during fracture treatment with low-intensity ultrasound. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 22(2): 145-153, February 2003.

Haynes M.K., Hume E.L., Smith J.B.,: Phenotypic characterization of inflammatory cells from osteoarthritic synovium and synovial fluids. Clinical Immunology 105(3): 315-325, December 2002.

Konkle B.A., Nelson C., Forsyth A., Hume E.,: Approaches to successful total knee arthroplasty in haemophilia, patients with inhibitors. Haemophilia 8(5): 706-710, September 2002.

Sinha RK. Shah SA. Hume EL. Tuan RS: The effect of a 5-day space flight on the immature rat spine. Spine Journal 2(4): 239-243, July 2002.

Kahn, M.B., Profeta, B., Hume, E.L., Leichter, R., Carabasi, R.A., DiMuzio, P.J.: Tibia fracture after fibula resection for distal peroneal bypass. Journal of Vascular Surgery 34(6): 979-982, December 2001.

Gaultieri, G.M., Siegler, S., Hume, E.L., Kalidindi, S.R.: Biological and mechanical characteristics of the interface between a new swelling anchor and bone. Journal of Orthopaedic Research 18(3): 494-499, May 2000.

Smugar, S.S., Schweitzer, M.E., Hume., E.L.: MRI in patients with intraspinal bullets. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging 9(1): 151-153, January 1999.

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