David Kahler Publications

David M Kahler, MD
Author of the following articles:

Recent Publications:

Kahler DM. Computer-assisted closed techniques of reduction and fixation (acetabular fractures). In Fractures of the Pelvis and Acetabulum, pages 611-623, 3rd edition, ed. Tile M, Helfet D, Kellam J, Vrahas M, Thieme, 2014.

Matityahu A, Kahler D, Krettek C, and the Computer-assisted Surgery Expert Group. 3D Navigation is more accurate than 2D navigation or conventional fluoroscopy for percutaneous sacroiliac screw fixation in the dysmorphic sacrum; a randomized multicenter study. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma 28(12): 707-710, 2014.

Gras F, Marintschev I, Klos K, Muckley T, Hofmann GO, and Kahler DM. Screw placement for acetabular fractures: Which navigation modality (2-dimensional v. 3-dimensional) should be used? An experimental study. J Orthop Trauma 2012, 26(8): 466-472

Gwathmey W, Jones-Quaidoo S, Kahler D, Hurwitz S, Cui Q. Distal femoral fractures: current concepts. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2010: (18) 597-607

Gebhard F, and the Computer-assisted Surgery expert group. Reliability of computer-assisted surgery as an intraoperative ruler in navigated tibial osteotomy. Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery 2011, 131(3):297-302

Carmack D, Kahler D, Matityahu A, Wentz B. Computer-Assisted Surgery. In AAOS Orthopaedic Knowledge Update, Trauma 4, Chapter 4, pp.31-40, 2010

Kahler DM, Kuhn, M. Osteoporosis in the female athlete. In Brunet, M., Unique Considerations of the Female Athlete, pages 133-150, Delmar Cengage, 2010.

For Patients:

Kahler, D. M. Cycling and Knee Pain.  Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine, May, 1998.

Kahler, D.M.  Tips on Purchasing Hiking Boots.  Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine,

March, 1998.

Kahler, D.M.  Stress Fractures.  Blue Ridge Outdoors magazine, March/April 1997.

Kahler, David M.   Cycling and Your Knees.  Blue Ridge Outdoors Magazine,

March/April 1996.

For Professionals:

Ricci WM, Russell TA, Kahler DM, Terrill-Grisoni L, Culley P.  A comparison of optical and electromagnetic computer-assisted navigation  systems for fluoroscopic targeting.
J Orthop Trauma. 2008 Mar;22(3):190-4.

Kahler DM.  Image Guidance: Fluoroscopic Navigation.  Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 421:70-76, 2004.

Kahler DM.  Percutaneous screw insertion for acetabular and sacral fractures.  Techniques in Orthopaedics 18(2):174-183, 2003.

Kahler DM, Collinge CA.  Chapter 5: Advances in Imaging and Image-guided Surgery.  In Orthopaedic Knowledge Update Trauma 3rd edition, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, ed. Baumgaertner M and Tornetta P, 2005.

Crowl AC, Kahler DM.  Closed reduction and percutaneous fixation of anterior column acetabular fractures.  Comp Aid Surg 7:169-178 (2002)

Zura RD, Kahler DM.  Case Report: A Transverse Acetabular Nonunion Successfully Treated With Computer Assisted Percutaneous Internal Fixation.   Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 82-A:219-224, 2000.

Selected Publications:

In press:  Kahler D.  Navigated long bone fracture reduction. J Bone Joint Surg (AM) 2009

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