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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. 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.

2. MacFarlane LA, Yang H, Collins JE, Guermazi A, Mandl LA, Levy BA, Marx RG, Safran-Norton CE, Losina E, Katz JN. Relationship Between Patient-Reported Swelling and Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Defined Effusion-Synovitis in Patients With Meniscus Tears and Knee Osteoarthritis. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken). 2019 Mar; 71(3):385-389.

3. Meints SM, Yang HY, Collins JE, Katz JN, Losina E. Race Differences in Physical Activity Uptake Within a Workplace Wellness Program: A Comparison of Black and White Employees. Am J Health Promot. 2019 Feb 26; 890117119833341.

4. Bassett IV, Forman LS, Govere S, Thulare H, Frank SC, Mhlongo B, Losina E. Test and Treat TB: a pilot trial of GeneXpert MTB/RIF screening on a mobile HIV testing unit in South Africa. BMC Infect Dis. 2019 Feb 04; 19(1):110.

5. Wolf LL, Ejiofor JI, Wang Y, Hunink MG, Losina E, Haider AH, Smink DS. Management of Reducible Ventral Hernias: Clinical Outcomes and Cost-effectiveness of Repair at Diagnosis Versus Watchful Waiting. Ann Surg. 2019 Feb; 269(2):358-366.

6. Collins JE, Yang HY, Trentadue TP, Gong Y, Losina E. Validation of the Fitbit Charge 2 compared to the ActiGraph GT3X+ in older adults with knee osteoarthritis in free-living conditions. PLoS One. 2019; 14(1):e0211231.

7. MacFarlane LA, Yang H, Collins JE, Guermazi A, Jones MH, Spindler KP, Winter AR, Losina E, Katz JN, Brophy RH, Cole BJ, Levy BA, Mandl LA, Martin S, Marx RG, Matava M, Safran-Norton C, Stuart M, Wright R. Influence of Baseline Magnetic Resonance Imaging Features on Outcome of Arthroscopic Meniscectomy and Physical Therapy Treatment of Meniscal Tears in Osteoarthritis. Am J Sports Med. 2019 Mar; 47(3):612-619.

8. Cleveland RJ, Alvarez C, Schwartz TA, Losina E, Renner JB, Jordan JM, Callahan LF. The impact of painful knee osteoarthritis on mortality: a community-based cohort study with over 24 years of follow-up. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2019 Apr; 27(4):593-602.

9. Sullivan JK, Irrgang JJ, Losina E, Safran-Norton C, Collins J, Shrestha S, Selzer F, Bennell K, Bisson L, Chen AT, Dawson CK, Gil AB, Jones MH, Kluczynski MA, Lafferty K, Lange J, Lape EC, Leddy J, Mares AV, Spindler K, Turczyk J, Katz JN. The TeMPO trial (treatment of meniscal tears in osteoarthritis): rationale and design features for a four arm randomized controlled clinical trial. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2018 Dec 01; 19(1):429.

10. MacFarlane LA, Yang H, Collins JE, Jarraya M, Guermazi A, Mandl LA, Martin SD, Wright J, Losina E, Katz JN. Association of Changes in Effusion-Synovitis With Progression of Cartilage Damage Over Eighteen Months in Patients With Osteoarthritis and Meniscal Tear. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2019 Jan; 71(1):73-81.