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Elena Losina, PhD
Associate Research Associate, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Robert W. Lovett Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Orthopedic Surgery
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115

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Publications (Pulled from Harvard Catalyst Profiles):

1. Losina E, Silva GS, Smith KC, Collins JE, Hunter DJ, Shrestha S, Messier SP, Yelin EH, Suter LG, Paltiel AD, Katz JN. Quality-Adjusted Life-Years Lost Due to Physical Inactivity in the United States Osteoarthritis Population. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 Jul 26.

2. Young JD, Bhashyam AR, Qudsi RA, Parisien RL, Shrestha S, van der Vliet QMJ, Fils J, Losina E, Dyer GSM. Cross-Cultural Comparison of Postoperative Discharge Opioid Prescribing After Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2019 Jul 17; 101(14):1286-1293.

3. Losina E, Smith KC, Paltiel AD, Collins JE, Suter LG, Hunter DJ, Katz JN, Messier SP. Cost-Effectiveness of Diet and Exercise for Overweight and Obese Patients With Knee Osteoarthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 Jul; 71(7):855-864.

4. Emery CA, Whittaker JL, Mahmoudian A, Lohmander LS, Roos EM, Bennell KL, Toomey CM, Reimer RA, Thompson D, Ronsky JL, Kuntze G, Lloyd DG, Andriacchi T, Englund M, Kraus VB, Losina E, Bierma-Zeinstra S, Runhaar J, Peat G, Luyten FP, Snyder-Mackler L, Risberg MA, Mobasheri A, Guermazi A, Hunter DJ, Arden NK. Establishing outcome measures in early knee osteoarthritis. Nat Rev Rheumatol. 2019 Jul; 15(7):438-448.

5. Lape EC, Selzer F, Collins JE, Losina E, Katz JN. Stability of measures of pain catastrophizing and widespread pain following total knee replacement (TKR). Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 Jun 07.

6. Bassett IV, Huang M, Cloete C, Candy S, Giddy J, Frank SC, Freedberg KA, Losina E, Walensky RP, Parker RA. Using national laboratory data to assess cumulative frequency of linkage after transfer to community-based HIV clinics in South Africa. J Int AIDS Soc. 2019 Jun; 22(6):e25326.

7. Agarwal-Harding KJ, Chokotho LC, Mkandawire NC, Martin C, Losina E, Katz JN. Risk Factors for Delayed Presentation Among Patients with Musculoskeletal Injuries in Malawi. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2019 May 15; 101(10):920-931.

8. Schoenfeld AJ, Losina E, Ferrone ML, Schwab JH, Chi JH, Blucher JA, Silva GS, Chen AT, Harris MB, Kang JD, Katz JN. Ambulatory status after surgical and nonsurgical treatment for spinal metastasis. Cancer. 2019 Aug 01; 125(15):2631-2637.

9. Collins JE, Losina E, Marx RG, Guermazi A, Jarraya M, Jones MH, Levy BA, Mandl LA, Martin SD, Wright RW, Spindler KP, Katz JN. Early MRI-based Changes in Patients with Meniscal Tear and Osteoarthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 Apr 01.

10. Qudsi RA, Selzer F, Hill SC, Lerner A, Hippolyte JW, Jacques E, Alexis F, May CJ, Cady RB, Losina E. Clinical outcomes and risk-factor analysis of the Ponseti Method in a low-resource setting: Clubfoot care in Haiti. PLoS One. 2019; 14(3):e0213382.