Research and Publications

Halbrecht J, Springer S: Primary Repair of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament by Arthroscopic Stapling. Presented at the Third Congress of the European Society of Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy. Amsterdam. May 1988

Halbrecht J, Carlstedt C, Parsons R: The Influence of Growth Hormone on the Reversibility of Articular Cartilage Degeneration in the Rabbit. Clin Orthop. 259: 245, 1990

Halbrecht, J, Carlstedt C, Alexander H: The Influence of Biosynthetic Human Growth Hormone on Tendon Healing in the Rabbit. Presented a the Third World Biomaterials Congress, Kyoto Japan. April 1988

Halbrecht J, Carlstedt C., Alexander H: The Influence of Biosynthetic Human Growth Hormone on Osteoporosis, Presented at the Orthopedic Research Society annual meeting 1988

Halbrecht J, Stuchin S: Unusual Fragment Displacement in a Distal Radius Fracture. J Hand Surg 13A(5): 746-749. September 1988

Marcus DO, Halbrecht J et al: The Effect of Cimetidine on Heme Oxygenase and Aminolevulinic Acid Synthase . Biochemical Pharmacology 33: 2005-2008. 1984

Halbrecht J, Jackson DW. Office Arthroscopy The Journal of Arthroscopic and Related Surgery: A Diagnostic Alternative. Arthroscopy 8(3) Sept 1992 p320

Halbrecht J, Jackson DW. A Comparison of MRI and Office Arthroscopy. Presented at the national AANA meeting San Diego, CA April 1991

Halbrecht J, Jackson DW. Recurrent Dislocation of the Proximal Tibiofibular Joint. Orthopedic Review. 1991

Halbrecht J Jackson DW Acute Dislocation of the Patella. Chapter in Textbook The Patellofemoral Joint .Ed James Fox .McGraw Hill, 1993

Halbrecht J, Morrison D. Occult Fractures of the Greater Tuberosity. Submitted for presentation

Halbrecht J, Wolf E. Office Arthroscopy of the Shoulder. A Diagnostic Alternative. Orth Clin N Am 24:(1) 193-200, 1993

Halbrecht J, Wolf E. Office Arthroscopy of the Shoulder, A Comparison to MRI. Presentation Arthroscopy Association of North America. Palm Dessert, 1993

Halbrecht J Jackson DW Simon T. The Fate of Allograft Cells in Articular Cartilage Transplantation. Ongoing Project. Presented Orthopedic Research Society, 1993

Jackson D.W. , Halbrecht J. et al. Assessment of Donor Cell and Matrix Survival in Fresh Articular Cartilage Allografts in a Goat Model. J. Orthopedic Research 14: 255-264. 1996

Internal Impingement of the Shoulder: A Comparison Between the Throwing and Non Throwing Shoulders in College Baseball Players. Presented at the AAOS Annual Meeting San Francisco, CA February 13, 1997

Internal Impingement of the Shoulder: Comparison of Findings Between the Throwing and Nonthrowing Shoulders of College Baseball Players.Arthroscopy 1999;15(3)253-258.

Arthroscopic Patella Realignment: An All Inside Technique. Arthroscopy vol 17, no 9 (Nov -Dec) , 2001 pp 940-945.

Barber FA, Johnson DH, Halbrecht JL: Arthroscopic Meniscal Repair Using the Biostinger. Arthroscopy 2005 Jun:21(6):744-50

Halbrecht J. Long-term failure of thermal shrinkage for laxity of the anterior cruciate ligament. Am J Sports Med. 2005 Jul;33(7):990-5. Epub 2005 May 11

Halbrecht JL, Kulick BC. Improvement in Bone Homeostasis Following Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation of the Knee. Orthopedics 2006 Jan:29(1): 61-9

Patella Problems in Athletes. In Practical Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. Johnson DJ , Pedowitz R. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2007

Current Research

Chondrocyte Implantation

Arthroscopic Patella Realignment

Orthoglide Knee Prosthesis

Dual Row Rotator Cuff Repair

Knotless Rotator Cuff Repair

Book Chapters

Halbrecht, J: The Kinetic Chain: Knee Hip and Back Dysfunction related to the Foot. Chapter for Musculoskeletal Disorders of the Lower Extremities. L Oloff DPM Ed. WB Saunders. 1994

Halbrecht, J: Jackson DW: Acute Dislocation of the Patella. Chapter for textbook The Patellofemoral Joint. J Fox M.D. Ed. McGraw-Hill 1993

Halbrecht J: Occupational Disorders of the Shoulder and Elbow. chapter for textbook Occupational Injuries. Evaluation, Management, and Prevention. T Herrington M.D. ed.. Mosby, 1995

Halbrecht J: Office Arthroscopy. Current Techniques in Arthroscopy. J. Serge Parisien ed. Current Medicine. Churchill Livingston . Phila. 1996

Halbrecht J: Arthroscopic Biceps Tenodesis: in An Atlas of Shoulder Arthroscopy: Editors Andreas Imhoff, Jonathan Ticker, Freddie Fu. Publishers: Martin Dunitz, London. In Print

Minor Patella Subluxation. In Common Patellofemoral Problems. AAOS Monograph. 2005

Patella Problems in Athletes. In Practical Orthopedics & Sports Medicine. Johnson DJ , Pedowitz R. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. 2007

Videos:

The Kinetic Chain: Knee Hip and Back Dysfunction as it Relates to the Knee. Prepared for The College of Podiatric Medicine. 1993

Halbrecht J: Arthroscopic Biceps Tenodesis: in A Video Atlas of Shoulder Arthroscopy: Editors Andreas Imhoff, Jonathan Ticker, Freddie Fu. Publishers: Martin Dunitz, London. In Process

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