NIKOLAS H KAZMERS portrait
  • Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery
801-587-5400

Presentations

  • Cost Analysis Approach - Alternative Research Methodologies to Address Questions in Hand Surgery (Instructional Course lecture 31). American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting; San Franscisco, CA. October 2, 2021. Approximately 75 attendees. , Presented, 2021.
  • Course Faculty Member - Upper Extremity Flap Course (Laboratory): Cadaveric live demonstration of the flexor carpi ulnaris flap. American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting; San Francisco, CA. September 30, 2021. , Presented, 2021.
  • The Value and Future of PROMs in Hand Surgery: Which Questionnaires Should We Be Asking (Symposium 16). American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX. October 3, 2020. Approximately 250 attendees. , , 2020.
  • Orthopaedic Hand Surgery: Value Driven Outcomes Research. An overview of the Orthopaedic Hand Surgery Service cost/value projects and implementation of study findings was presented to members of the Clinical Excellence Research Center at Stanford University. , Presented, 2019.
  • Instructor and Moderator - Upper Extremity Flaps, Pre-Course 10 (Laboratory). American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting; Las Vegas, NV. September 5, 2019. Approximately 100 attendees. , Presented, 2019.
  • Starting a Practice Incorporating Research, Pre-Course 09 - Research Methods and Investigators' Workshop. American Society for Surgery of the Hand Annual Meeting; Boston, MA. September 13, 2018. Approximately 250 attendees. , , 2018.
  • Open versus Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release Point-Counterpoint, Utah State Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, UT; November 22, 2017; Approximately 100 attendees. , , 2017.
  • Key Note Lecture: Common Hand/Wrist Injuries; 19th Annual AAOS/AOSSM/AANA Sports Medicine Course; Park City, UT; Greater than 300 attendees; February 2, 2018. , , 2018.
  • Kazmers NH, Novak K, Yu Z, Barker T, Abraham T, Romero R, Jurynec MJ. Identification of Genetic Variants Associated with Erosive Hand Osteoarthritis Using Pedigrees from a State-Wide Population-Based Cohort. American College of Rheumatology / Association of Rheumatology Professionals 2019 Annual Meeting. Atlanta, GA USA; Podium presentation given on November 10, 2019. , Presented, 2019.
  • Niziolek PJ, Cheema A, Kazmers NH, Bozentka DJ, Steinberg DR, Kneeland JB. CT-Derived Surgical Management Decisions for Scaphoid Fractures Do Not Significantly Change Between “Wrist” or “Scaphoid” CT Reformat Axes. 103rd Scientific Assembly and Annual Meeting of The Radiological Society of North America; Chicago, IL; November 26 – December 1, 2017. , , 2017.
  • Steinberger Z, Xu H, Kazmers NH, Chi-Der C, Qin L, Levin LS. Immunomodulation Using a Novel Mesenchymal Stem Cell Therapy Following Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation in a Rat Forelimb Model. 9th Congress of World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery; Seoul, Republic of Korea; June 14017, 2017. Abstract # FP-102. , , 2017.
  • Sueoka S, Kazmers NH, Wang A, Tyser AR, Papi-Baker K, Hutchinson DT. A randomized, prospective, multicenter study comparing a conservative casting regimen to an earlier mobilization regimen among patients undergoing staged bilateral LRTI. 40th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Hand Therapists; Anaheim, CA; October 12-15, 2017. , , 2017.
  • Hutchinson DT, Sueoka S, Wang AA, Tyser AR, Papi-Baker K, Kazmers NH. LRTI Post-Operative Rehabilitation Protocol: A Randomized, Prospective, Multicenter Study Comparing a Conservative Casting Regimen to an Earlier Mobilization Splinting Regimen. 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; San Francisco, CA. Abstract #1369. , , 2017.
  • Kazmers NH, Rane A, Weng C, Hung M, Tyser AR. Association of PROMIS Functional and Non-Functional Measures of Disability in Upper Extremity Patients. 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; San Francisco, CA. Abstract #1031. , , 2017.
  • Kazmers NH, Fryhofer GW, Gittings D, Bozentka DJ, Steinberg DR, Gray BL. Acute deep infections of the upper extremity: The utility of obtaining atypical cultures and risk factors for culture positivity. 2017 American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting; Waikoloa, HI. , , 2017.
  • Steinberger Z, Xu H, Kazmers NH, Chi-Der C, Qin L, Levin LS. A novel mesencymal stem cell therapy for immunomodulation following vascularized composite allotransplantation in a rat forelimb model. 36th Annual Meeting of the Israel Orthopaedic Association; Tel Aviv, Israel. , , 2016.
  • Steinberger Z, Xu H, Kazmers NH, Thibaudeau S, Huffman RG, Levin LS. Elbow vascularized composite allotransplantation – surgical anatomy and technique. 36th Annual Meeting of the Israeli Society of Surgery of the Hand Pre-Congress; Kfar Saba, Israel. , , 2016.
  • Thibaudeau S, Gerety P, Kazmers NH, Levin LS. The versatility of the medial femoral condyle flap: One surgeon’s experience. Joint Annual Meeting of the American Association of Plastic Surgeons and the Plastic Surgery Research Council, New York, NY. , , 2016.
  • Dy C, Baty J, Kazmers NH, Osei D. An epidemiologic perspective on scaphoid fracture treatment and frequency of nonunion. 70th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Seattle, WA. , , 2015.
  • Kazmers NH, Hippensteel KJ, Calfee R, Wall L, Gelberman R, Osei D. Locking plate arthrodesis versus LRTI for thumb CMC arthrosis: Early outcomes from a longitudinal cohort study. 69th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, Boston, MA. , , 2014.
  • Comisar WA, Kazmers NH, Mooney DJ, Linderman JJ. Impact of RGD nanopatterns on osteogenic differentiation: combining models and experiments. Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL. , , 2006.
  • Kazmers NH, Gavile CM, Novak KA, Barker T, Jurynec MJ. Genetic Analysis of a High-Risk Thumb Carpometacarpal Osteoarthritis Pedigree and Identification of a Rare Variant in the Chondroitin Synthase-3 Gene (CHSY3). Podium presentation given at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 77th Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; September 29 - October, 2022. , Presented, 2022.
  • Agwuncha CC, Rogers MJ, Brennan JN, Kazmers NH. Preoperative Evaluation of Patient Expectations for Symptomatic Improvement among Cubital Tunnel Release Patients. American Association for Hand Surgery 2022 Annual Meeting. Carlsbad, CA; January 11-15, 2022. , Presented, 2022.
  • Rogers MJ, Randall DJ, Brennan JN, Zhang C, Presson AP, Kazmers NH. Evaluation of Patient Expectations prior to Carpal Tunnel Release. American Association for Hand Surgery 2022 Annual Meeting. Carlsbad, CA; January 11-15, 2022. , Presented, 2022.
  • Randall DJ, Zhang Y, Li H, Hubbard J, Kazmers NH. Establishing the Minimal Clinically Important Difference for the Pain Visual Analog Scale in a Postoperative Non-Shoulder Hand and Upper Extremity Population. Podium presentation given at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 76th Annual Meeting; San Francisco, CA; September 30 - October 2, 2021. , Presented, 2021.
  • Stephens AR, Steadman JN, Kazmers NH. The Effect of Recommending Surgery and Other Interventions on Orthopaedic Outpatient Press Ganey Satisfaction Scores. Podium Presentation at the 2021 American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting; San Diego, CA; March9-13, 2021. , Accepted, 2021.
  • van der Horst AS, Potter J, Stephens AR, Wei G, Millar M, Presson MM, Presson AP, Tashjian RZ, Kazmers NH. Prognostic factors affecting long-term outcomes after elbow dislocation: A longitudinal cohort study. American Association for Hand Surgery 2021 Annual Meeting. February 7, 2021. , Accepted, 2021.
  • Federer A, Steadman J, Stephens AR, Yoo M, Nelson RE, Kazmers NH. Dorsal Wrist Ganglion Cost Minimization Analysis. American Association for Hand Surgery 2021 Annual Meeting. February 7, 2021. , Accepted, 2021.
  • Stephens AR, Wilkes J, Kazmers NH. Pediatric Digit Replantation: An Analysis of Complication and Failure Rates of 796 Pediatric Patients. American Association for Hand Surgery 2021 Annual Meeting - Webinar V: Flexor Tendon. February 7, 2021. , Accepted, 2021.
  • Souza K, Kellam P, Stephens AR, Kazmers NH. Evaluation of Risk Factors for Loss of Acceptable Alignment in Initially Well-Aligned Distal Radius Fractures that did not Require Closed Reduction. American Association for Hand Surgery 2021 Annual Meeting. February 7, 2021. , Accepted, 2021.
  • Rogers MJ, Stephens AR, Yoo M, Nelson RE, Kazmers NH. Endoscopic versus Open Carpal Tunnel Release in Different Surgical Settings: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis from Societal and Hospital Perspectives. American Association for Hand Surgery 2021 Annual Meeting. February 7, 2021. , Accepted, 2021.
  • Kazmers NH, Qiu Y, Yoo M, Stephens AR, Zeidan M, Zhang Y. Establishing the Minimal Clinically Important Difference for the PROMIS Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Test Version 2.0 in a Non-Shoulder Hand and Upper Extremity Population. Podium presentation given at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 75th Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX; October 3, 2020. , Accepted, 2020.
  • Zeidan M, Garcia BN, Lu C, Chen W, Stephens AR, Kazmers NH, Tyser AR. Risk of Reoperation Following Proximal Row Carpectomy: A Chart Review of 1,195 Wrists. Podium presentation given at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 75th Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX; October 1-3, 2020. , Accepted, 2020.
  • Kazmers NH, Yu Z, Presson AP, Walsh W, Tyser AR, Hutchinson DT. Upper Extremity Function, Peer-Relationships, and Pain Interference: Evaluating the Biopsychosocial Model in a Pediatric Population using PROMIS. 74th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; Las Vegas, NV; September 5-7, 2019. , , 2019.
  • Kazmers NH, Stephens AR, Yu Z, Presson AP, Tyser AR. Cost Implications of Varying the Surgical Setting and Anesthesia Type for Trigger Finger Release Surgery. 74th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; Las Vegas, NV; September 6, 2019. , , 2019.
  • Kazmers NH, Qiu Y, Ou Z, Presson AP, Tyser AR, Zhang Y. The Minimal Clinical Important Difference for the PROMIS Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Test and QuickDASH Following LRTI: Do Biopsychosocial Factors Have an Influence? 74th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; Las Vegas, NV; September 5-7, 2019. , , 2019.
  • Gray BL, Kazmers NH, George M, Baker J. The Effect of Corticosteroid Injections on the Risk of Postoperative Surgical Site Infections in Patients Undergoing Elective Carpal Tunnel Release. 74th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; Las Vegas, NV; September 5-7, 2019. , , 2019.
  • Kazmers NH, Stephens AS, Tyser AR. Baseline Opioid Medication Use is Associated with Greater Levels of Functional and Psychological Impairment among Hand Clinic Patients. American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting. Palm Desert, CA. January 30 - February 2, 2019. , , 2019.
  • Illing DA, Grasu B, Henrie NB, Ou Z, Presson A, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Evaluation of the association between preoperative patient-reported outcomes and functional improvement following LRTI. American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting. Palm Desert, CA. February 1, 2019. , , 2019.
  • Buterbaugh KL, Gordon JA, Kazmers NH, Steinberg DR, Bozentka DJ, Khoury V. A comparison of magnetic resonance imaging and ultrasonographic evaluation of zone II partial flexor tendon lacerations: a cadaveric study. 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; Boston, MA; September 13-15, 2018. , Presented, 2018.
  • Hung M, Tyser AR, Voss M, Bounsanga J, Kazmers NH. Establishing the Minimal Clinically Important Difference for the PROMIS and qDASH. 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; Boston, MA; September 13-15, 2018. , , 2018.
  • Tyser AR, Garcia B, Stephens A, Kazmers NH, Sauer B, Lu C. Risk of Fusion or Reoperation after FCA or PRC for Stage II SLAC/SNAC: A Propensity Matched Cohort Study of 1,118 Patients. 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; Boston, MA; September 13-15, 2018. , , 2018.
  • Kazmers NH, Stephens A, Presson AP, Xu Y, Feller R, Tyser AR. Comparison of direct surgical costs for proximal row carpectomy and four corner arthrodesis 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. September 13-15, 2018. , , 2018.
  • Kazmers NH, Tyser AR. Does Outpatient Wait Time Affect Orthopaedic Patient Satisfaction, as Measured by the Press Ganey Survey? Practice Management Highlighted Poster Tour - American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2018 Annual Meeting; March 6-10, 2018. New Orleans, LA. , , 2018.
  • Rogers MJ, Daryoush J, Monson HW, Nixon DC, Kazmers NH. Evaluation of Outcomes following Targeted Muscle Reinnervation (TMR) for Lower Extremity Neuroma Management. Poster presentation given at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 77th Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; September 29 - October, 2022. Poster, Presented, 2022.
  • Siebert MJ, Monson HW, Kazmers NH. Evaluating Patient-Perceived Applicability of the QuickDASH Survey in Reflecting Goals of Care Prior to Hand Surgery, and whether Activity Level Has an Influence. Poster presentation given at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 77th Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; September 29 - October, 2022. Poster, , 2022.
  • Michelier PV, Presson AP, Zhang C, Kazmers NH. Comparison of direct surgical costs for different types of metacarpal shaft fracture fixation: Intramedullary screw versus plating versus percutaneous pinning. Poster presentation given at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 77th Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; September 29 - October, 2022. Poster, Presented, 2022.
  • Daryoush J, Rogers MJ, Hubbard JC, Zhang C, Presson AP, Kazmers NH. Establishing the Patient Acceptable Symptom State (PASS) for the VAS-Pain Score in a Postoperative Hand Surgery Population. Poster presentation given at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 77th Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; September 29 - October, 2022. Poster, Presented, 2022.
  • Rogers MJ, Ou Z, Presson AP, Clawson JW, Stockburger CL, Kazmers NH. Defining the Relationship between Exceeding the MCID and Satisfaction with the Surgical Outcome following LRTI: A Mid-Term Longitudinal Cohort Study. Poster presentation given at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 77th Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; September 29 - October, 2022. Poster, Presented, 2022.
  • Kazmers NH, Novak KA, Barker T, Jurynec MJ. Genetic Analysis of a High-Risk Kienböck’s Disease Pedigree and Characterization of a Rare Variant in the Proangiogenic Gene SCG2. Poster presentation given at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 77th Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; September 29 - October, 2022. Poster, , 2022.
  • Zhang C, Presson AP, Randall DJ, Cizik AM, Kazmers NH. Linking QuickDASH and PROMIS Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Test Scores in a Hand Surgery Population: A Crosswalk Study. Poster presentation given at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 77th Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; September 29 - October, 2022. Poster, Presented, 2022.
  • Kazmers NH, Gavile C, Meeks HD, Yu Z, Novak K, Barker T, Jurynec MJ. Familial Clustering of Thumb Carpometacarpal Osteoarthritis in a Large Statewide Cohort. American Association for Hand Surgery 2022 Annual Meeting. Carlsbad, CA; January 11-15, 2022. Poster, Presented, 2022.
  • Steadman JN, Stephens AR, Zhang C, Presson AP, Kazmers NH. Comparison of Direct Surgical Costs for Displaced Olecranon Fracture Open Reduction Internal Fixation: Plate and Screw versus Tension-Band Fixation . Poster presented at the 76th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; San Francisco, CA; September 30 - October 2, 2021. Poster, , 2021.
  • Kazmers NH, Hubbard JC, Qiu Y, Stephens AR, Zeidan M, Zhang Y. Establishing the Substantial Clinical Benefit in a Non-Shoulder Hand and Upper Extremity Population for the QuickDASH and PROMIS Upper Extremity and Physical Function Computer Adaptive Tests. Poster presented at the 76th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; San Francisco, CA; September 30 - October 2, 2021. Poster, Presented, 2021.
  • Randall DJ, Zhang Y, Li H, Hubbard J, Kazmers NH. Establishing the Substantial Clinical Benefit for the Pain Visual Analog Scale in a Postoperative Non-Shoulder Hand and Upper Extremity Population. Poster presented at the 76th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; San Francisco, CA; September 30 - October 2, 2021. Poster, Presented, 2021.
  • Randall DJ, Peacock K, Nickel K, Olsen M, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Moving Minor Hand Surgeries out of the Operating Room: A Population-Based Trend Analysis. Poster presented at the 76th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; San Francisco, CA; September 30 - October 2, 2021. Poster, Presented, 2021.
  • Randall DJ, Zhang Y, Harris AP, Qiu Y, Li H, Stephens AR, Kazmers NH. The Minimal Clinically Important Difference of the PROMIS Physical Function and Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Tests and QuickDASH in the Setting of Elbow Trauma. Poster presented at the 76th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; San Francisco, CA; September 30 - October 2, 2021. Poster, , 2021.
  • Nishimoto J, Yoo M, Presson AP, Stephens AR, Kazmers NH. Evaluating the Performance of an Automated Patient-Reported Outcomes Collection Platform in a Postoperative Hand Surgery Population. Poster presented at the 76th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; San Francisco, CA; September 30 - October 2, 2021. Poster, , 2021.
  • Belton M, Randall DJ, Yoo M, Presson AP, Wang AA, Kazmers NH. Patient Satisfaction with Orthopaedic Surgery Virtual Clinic Encounters: Analysis of Factors that Impact the Press Ganey Survey. Poster presented at the 76th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; San Francisco, CA; September 30 - October 2, 2021. Poster, Presented, 2021.
  • Hubbard JC, Zhang C, Randall DJ, Presson AP, Cizik AM, Kazmers NH. Establishing the Patient Acceptable Symptom State (PASS) for the QuickDASH and PROMIS Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Test in a Postoperative Hand Surgery Population. Poster presented at the 76th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; San Francisco, CA; September 30 - October 2, 2021. Poster, Presented, 2021.
  • Stephens AR, Garry JG, Potter JW, Kazmers NH. Evaluation of the Likelihood of Specific Press Ganey® Questions to Receive a Perfect Score in Family Medicine. Presented at the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Virtual Conference on Medical Student Education. February 1-3, 2021. Poster, , 2021.
  • Stephens AR, Garcia BN, Rogers MJ, Himbert C, Zhang C, Presson AP, Kazmers NH, Tyser AR. Scaphotrapeziotrapezoid Arthrodesis: A Systematic Review of Complication Rate. Poster presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 75th Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX; October 1-3, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Stephens AR, Presson AP, McFarland MM, Zhang C, Sirnio K, Mulders MA, Schep NW, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Volar Locked Plating versus Closed Reduction and Casting for Acute, Displaced Distal Radius Fractures in the Elderly: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Poster presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 75th Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX; October 1-3, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Stockburger CL, Ou Z, Presson AP, Clawson J, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Evaluating the Ability of Preoperative Patient-Reported Outcome Scores to Prognosticate Mid-Term Functional Improvement Following LRTI. Poster presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 75th Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX; October 1-3, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Stephens AR, Orleans B, Presson AP, Tyser AR, Wang AA, Hutchinson DT, Kazmers NH. A Comparison of Carpal Tunnel Release Outcomes between Procedure Room and Operating Room Settings. Poster presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 75th Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX; October 1-3, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Kazmers NH, Peacock K, Nickel K, Olsen M, Tyser AR. Comparison of Complication Rates following Open Carpal Tunnel Release Performed In-Office versus in the Operating Room: A Population-Based Assessment of 75,985 Cases. Poster presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 75th Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX; October 1-3, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Stephens AR, Jo YJ, Presson AP, Hutchinson DT, Wang AA, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Evaluating the Safety of the Hand Surgery Procedure Room: A Single-Center Cohort of 1404 Surgical Encounters. Poster presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 75th Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX; October 1-3, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Zeidan M, Stephens AR, Elliott IS, Zhang C, Presson AP, Kazmers NH. Evaluating the Impact of Social Deprivation on Mid-Term Outcomes following Distal Radius Open Reduction Internal Fixation . Poster presented at the American Society for Surgery of the Hand 75th Annual Meeting; San Antonio, TX; October 1-3, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Anderson JT, Kazmers NH. Evaluation of Factors Affecting Return to Work following Isolated Carpal Tunnel Release: A State-Wide Cohort Study of Workers Compensation Subjects. Poster presented at: American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Annual Meeting. March 24-28, 2019; Orlando, Florida USA. Poster, Presented, 2020.
  • Stephens AR, Potter JW, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Evaluating the Impact of Social Deprivation on Orthopaedic Outpatient Satisfaction Using Press Ganey® Outpatient Medical Practice Survey; Presented at the Global Surgery Student Alliance 4th Annual National Symposium; Salt Lake City, UT; March 14, 2020. Poster, Presented, 2020.
  • Stephens AR, Potter JW, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Evaluating the Impact of Social Deprivation on Press Ganey® Outpatient Medical Practice Survey Scores; Presented at the American College of Physicians Utah Chapter Meeting; Salt Lake City, UT; March 5, 2020. Poster, Presented, 2020.
  • Stephens AR, Yu Z, Presson AP, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Cost Implications of Varying the Surgical Setting and Anesthesia Type for de Quervain Release Surgery. Annual Meeting of the American Association for Hand Surgery. Ft. Lauderdale, FL; January 8-11, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Elliott I, Zhang C, Presson AP, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. The prognostic value of preoperative patient-reported function and biopsychosocial factors on early outcomes following distal radius open reduction internal fixation. Annual Meeting of the American Association for Hand Surgery. Ft. Lauderdale, FL; January 8-11, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Kazmers NH, Cheema AN, Pirruccio K, Gray BL. Epidemiology of Upper Extremity Firework Injuries in the United States between 2011 and 2017. Annual Meeting of the American Association for Hand Surgery. Ft. Lauderdale, FL; January 8-11, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Stockburger CL, Ou Z, Presson AP, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Defining a successful outcome following ligament reconstruction tendon interposition surgery. Annual Meeting of the American Association for Hand Surgery. Ft. Lauderdale, FL; January 8-11, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Cheema AN, Pirruccio K, Kazmers NH, Gray BL. Epidemiology of Pediatric Non-Ballistic Firearm Injuries to the Upper Extremity in the United States from 2000-2017. Annual Meeting of the American Association for Hand Surgery. Ft. Lauderdale, FL; January 8-11, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Wilkinson JT, Clawson JW, Allen C, Presson AP, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Reliability of Telephone Acquisition of the PROMIS Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Test, and Comparison with the QuickDASH. Annual Meeting of the American Association for Hand Surgery. Ft. Lauderdale, FL; January 8-11, 2020. Poster, Accepted, 2020.
  • Kazmers NH, Yu Z, Barker T, Abraham T, Romero R, Jurynec MJ. Evaluation for a genetic basis of Kienböck’s disease: A population-based cohort study. Poster session presented at 74th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; September 5-7, 2019, Las Vegas, NV. Poster, Presented, 2019.
  • Kazmers NH, Allen C, Presson AP, Petron DJ, Walsh W, Tyser AR. “Evaluating the Performance of PROMIS and QuickDASH Instruments in an Intercollegiate Division 1 Athlete Population. Poster session presented at 74th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; September 5-7, 2019, Las Vegas, NV. Poster, Presented, 2019.
  • Garcia BN, Lu C, Kazmers NH, Chen W, Stephens AR, Sauer B Tyser AR. Risk Factors for an Additional Procedure Following Four Corner Arthrodesis: A Study of 468 Patients. Poster session presented at 74th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; September 5-7, 2019, Las Vegas, NV. Poster, Presented, 2019.
  • Gray BL, Nypaver C, Pirruccio K, Kazmers NH. The Rising Incidence of Avocado-Related Hand and Digit Injuries. Poster session presented at 74th Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; September 5-7, 2019, Las Vegas, NV. Poster, Presented, 2019.
  • Feller RJ, Illing DA, Allen CJ, Presson A, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Evaluation of factors influencing surgical treatment costs for distal biceps rupture. Poster session presented at American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting, January 31 - February 2, 2019, Palm Desert, CA. Poster, Presented, 2019.
  • Kazmers NH, Hung M, Bounsanga J, Voss M, Tyser AR. Evaluation of Version 2.0 of the PROMIS Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Test in Non-Shoulder Upper Extremity Patients. Poster session presented at AAHS 2019 Annual Meeting, January 30 - February 2, 2019, Palm Desert, CA. Poster, Presented, 2018.
  • Kazmers NH, Hung M, Bounsanga J, Voss MW, Kuehn B, Tyser AR. Minimal clinically important difference after carpal tunnel release using the PROMIS platform. Poster session presented at 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. September 13-15, 2018, Boston, MA. Poster, Presented, 2018.
  • Rane AJ, Tyser AR, Presson A, Zhang C, Kazmers NH. Evaluating factors affecting Press Ganey Outpatient Medical Practice Survey scores among hand surgery clinic patients. Poster session presented at 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; September 13-15, 2018, Boston, MA. Poster, Presented, 2018.
  • Kazmers NH, Lazaris, EL, Allen C, Presson AP, Tyser AR. Comparison of surgical encounter direct costs for three methods of cubital tunnel decompression. Poster session presented at 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. September 13-15, 2018, Boston, MA. Poster, Presented, 2018.
  • Gray BL, Cheema A, Fryhofer G, Kazmers NH. Accuracy of Inflammatory Markers for Soft Tissue Abscesses and Septic Arthritis of the Upper Extremity. Poster session presented at 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; September 13-15, 2018, Boston, MA. Poster, Presented, 2018.
  • Kazmers NH, Xu Y, Presson A, Howenstein A, Feller R, Tyser AR. The impact of additional activity-limiting comorbidities on baseline PROMIS functional and psychiatric metrics for patients undergoing isolated carpal tunnel and trigger digit releases. Poster session presented at 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. September 13-15, 2018, Boston, MA. Poster, Presented, 2018.
  • Kazmers NH, Tyser AR. Does Outpatient Wait Time Affect Orthopaedic Patient Satisfaction, as Measured by the Press Ganey Survey? Poster session presented at American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 2018 Annual Meeting; March 6-10, 2018., New Orleans, LA. Poster, Presented, 2018.
  • Stephens AR, Presson AP, Chen D, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Evaluation of the Likelihood of Specific Press Ganey® Outpatient Medical Practice Survey Questions to Receive a Perfect Score. Poster session presented at Utah Chapter of the American College of Physicians Poster Competition, Salt Lake City, UT. Poster, Presented, 2018.
  • Stephens AR, Presson AP, Chen D, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Evaluation of the Likelihood of Specific Press Ganey® Outpatient Medical Practice Survey Questions to Receive a Perfect Score. Poster session presented at American College of Physicians Internal Medicine Meeting; April 19-21, 2018, New Orleans, LA. Poster, Presented, 2018.
  • Cheema A, Niziolek PJ, Kazmers NH, Bozentka DJ, Steinberg DR, Kneeland B, Ben-Amotz O. Do CT scans oriented along the longitudinal scaphoid axis change surgical management of scaphoid fractures? Poster session presented at American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting; January 10-13, 2018, Fajardo, Puerto Rico. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Stephens AR, Presson AP, Chen D, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Evaluation of the Press Ganey® Outpatient Medical Practice Survey for Specialty Bias. Poster session presented at 15th Annual American Medical Association Research Symposium, Honolulu, HI. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Steinberger Z, Xu H, Kazmers NH, Thibaudeau S, Huffman RG, Levin LS. Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation of the Elbow - Surgical Anatomy and Technique. Poster session presented at 9th Congress of World Society for Reconstructive Microsurgery, Seoul, Republic of Korea. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Fenoglio AK, Stevens AR, Zhang C, Presson A, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Are follow-up elbow radiographs indicated to detect interval displacement of isolated intra-articular radial head fractures? Poster session presented at 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; September 7-9, 2017, San Francisco, CA. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Judson C, Presson A, Xu Y, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH. Factors Driving Cost Variation for Distal Radius Fracture Open Reduction Internal Fixation. Poster session presented at 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; September 7-9, 2017, San Francisco, CA. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Kazmers NH, Presson A, Howenstein A, Xu Y, Tyser AR.. Moving small hand surgery out of the OR: Evaluation of the cost-savings associated with performing isolated carpal tunnel and trigger finger surgery in a procedure room. Poster session presented at 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; September 7-9, 2017, San Francisco, CA. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Kazmers NH, Holt D, Tyser AR, Wang A, Coleman D, Hutchinson DT.. A prospective, randomized trial evaluating the effect of incision type on scar quality and outcomes following surgical treatment of trigger finger. Poster session presented at 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand; September 7-9, 2017, San Francisco, CA. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Kazmers NH, Liu TC, Wu C, Bozentka DJ, Steinberg DR, Gray BL.. Radiographic Evaluation Does Not Influence Management of Patients with De Quervain Tendinopathy. Poster session presented at 2017 American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting, January 11-14, 2017, Waikoloa, HI. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Kazmers NH, Gordon JA, Buterbaugh K, Steinberg DR, Bozentka DJ, Khoury V.. Ultrasonographic evaluation of zone II partial flexor tendon lacerations: a cadaveric study. Poster session presented at 2017 American Association for Hand Surgery Annual Meeting, January 11-14, 2017, Waikoloa, HI. Poster, Presented, 2017.
  • Steinberger Z, Xu H, Kazmers NH, Chi-Der C, Qin L, Levin LS. Immunomodulation using a novel mesencymal stem cell therapy following vascularized composite allotransplantation in a rat forelimb model. Poster session presented at Orthopaedic Research Society, San Diego, CA. Poster, Presented, 2016.
  • Steinberger Z, Xu H, Kazmers NH, Thibaudeau S, Huffman R, Levin LS. Elbow vascularized composite allotransplantation - surgical anatomy and techniques. Poster session presented at American Society for Reconstructive Transplantation 5th Biennial Meeting, Chicago, IL. Poster, Presented, 2016.
  • Kazmers NH, Liu TC, Wu C, Steinberg DR, Bozentka DJ, Gray BL. Radiographic evaluation is low-yield for patients with a classic clinical presentation of de Quervain tendinopathy. Poster session presented at American Society for Surgery of the Hand 71st Annual Meeting, Austin, TX. Poster, Presented, 2016.
  • McKenzie J, Kazmers N, Long F, Silva M. Hedgehog pathway inhibitor GDC-0449 impairs the woven bone healing response to stress fractures in the rat ulna. Poster session presented at American Society for Bone and Mineral Research 35th Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Poster, Presented, 2013.
  • Kazmers N, McKenzie J, Shen T, Long F, Silva M. Inhibition of the hedgehog pathway impairs the vascular and woven bone healing response to stress fracture. Poster session presented at Orthopaedic Research Society 60th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. Poster, Presented, 2013.
  • Edwards B, Bunta A, Kazmers NH, Cameron K, Andruszyn L, Dillon N, Edwards G, Hahr, A, Williams M. Creation of an Electronic Order Set to Improve the Care of Patients with Osteoporotic Fractures. Poster session presented at American Society for Bone and Mineral Research 32nd Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. Poster, Presented, 2010.
  • Kazmers NH, Stern PH. Mechanism of N-containing bisphosphonate effects on the actin cytoskeleton of osteoblastic cells. Poster session presented at Targeting Bone Remodeling for the Treatment of Osteoporosis, American Society for Bone and Mineral Research, Washington, DC. Poster, Presented, 2007.
  • Comisar WA, Kazmers NH, Mooney DJ, Linderman JJ. Adhesion ligand nanopatterning influences differentiation of preosteoblast cells: A combined experimental and computational approach. Poster session presented at Society for Developmental Biology 65th Annual Meeting, Ann Arbor, MI. Poster, Presented, 2006.

Grants, Contracts & Research Gifts

  • 1RO1 [NIH/NIAMS] Discovery and functional analysis of pathways conferring susceptibility to osteoarthritis. PI: Co-PI(s): Michael Jurynec, David Grunwald. - 2027. Total project budget to date:
  • Two-Year Continuation Grant [Skaggs Foundation] Osteoarthritis Discovery and Treatment Initiative. PI: Co-PI(s): Michael Jurynec, Charles Saltzman. - 2023. Total project budget to date:
  • 32609 [LS Peery Award] The Effects of Estrogen and Tenascin C on the Mechanics and Biology of Rotator Cuff Repairs in a Murine Model. PI: Robert Tashjian. Co-PI(s): Michael Jurynec. - 2021. Total project budget to date:
  • Scholar Grant [LS Peery Orthopaedic Pediatric Research Grant Program; University of Utah Department of Orthopaedics] Replantation of Pediatric Digits: Evaluation of Revision Amputation Rates, Regional Variation, Trends, 30-day Complication Rates and Cost Variations. PI: Co-PI(s): Andrew Stephens. - 2021. Total project budget to date:
  • Pilot Grant [Utah Genome Project] Genetics of Early-Onset Hip Osteoarthritis. PI: Co-PI(s): Michael J. Jurynec. - 2019. Total project budget to date:
  • Pilot Grant [Utah Genome Project] Functional Analysis Pilot Project. PI: - 2019. Total project budget to date:
  • Continuation Grant [Skaggs Foundation] Osteoarthritis Discovery and Treatment Initiative. PI: Co-PI(s): Michael Jurynec, Charles Saltzman. - 2022. Total project budget to date:
  • Department of Radiology Protocol Development Funding Grant (PRODEV) Comparison of ultrasound and MRI for evaluating zone II partial flexor tendon lacerations in the hand: a cadaveric study. PI: Co-PI(s): Kristen Buterbaugh, Joshua A Gordon, David J Bozentka, David R Steinberg, Viviane Khoury. - 2017. Total project budget to date:
  • Just-In-Time (JIT) Core Usage Funding Program Grant Outcomes Following Repair of Scapholunate Ligament Tears (Subsequently changed - An Epidemiologic Perspective on Scaphoid Fracture Treatment and Frequency of Nonunion) Center for Administrative Data Research, Washington University Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences. PI: Co-PI(s): Daniel Osei. - 2015. Total project budget to date:
  • Resident Clinician-Scientist Training Grant The Role of Hedgehog Signaling in Determining the Osteogenic Response to Mechanical Loading of Bone. PI: Co-PI(s): Matthew Silva. - 2013. Total project budget to date:
  • Medical Student Summer Research Program Grant Three month research project in the laboratory of Paula H. Stern, Ph.D. PI: - 2007. Total project budget to date:

Languages

  • English, Fluent.

Publications

  • Stephens AR, McFarland M, Presson AP, Zhang C, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Is open reduction internal fixation with a volar locking plate superior to conservative treatment in distal radial fractures in the elderly?. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Thibaudeau S, Steinberger Z, Levin LS (date unknown). Microsurgical Reconstruction of the Upper Extremity. Decker Medicine LLC. Accepted, .
  • Feller RJ, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Finger Nonunions, Malunions, and Contractures. American Society for Surgery of the Hand. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers N, Calfee RP (date unknown). Articular Fractures and Dislocations. In Eds. I.. American Society For Surgery of the Hand. Accepted, .
  • Wheelwright JC, Featherall J, Kazmers NH, Tashjian RZ, Chalmers PN (date unknown). Revision Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty with Pectoralis Major Transfer for Anterior Deltoid Deficiency: A Case Report. Accepted, .
  • Giladi AM, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH, Calfee RP, Hammert WC (date unknown). A Framework for Assigning Level of Evidence to Studies Using Institutional Databases. Vol. 46, 947-951. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). The Impact of Social Deprivation on Orthopaedic Outpatient Satisfaction Using the Press Ganey Outpatient Medical Practice Survey. Vol. 28, e1111-e1120. Accepted, .
  • Cheema AN, Niziolek PJ, Steinberg D, Kneeland B, Kazmers NH, Bozentka D (date unknown). The Effect of Computed Tomography Scans Oriented Along the Longitudinal Scaphoid Axis on Measurements of Deformity and Displacement in Scaphoid Fractures. Vol. 43, 1092-1097. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, McKenzie JA, Shen TS, Long F, Silva MJ (date unknown). Hedgehog signaling mediates woven bone formation and vascularization during stress fracture healing. Vol. 81, 524-532. Accepted, .
  • Zeidan M, Garcia BN, Lu CC, Stephens AR, Chen W, Kazmers NH, Sauer BC, Tyser AR (date unknown). Risk of Total Wrist Arthrodesis Following Proximal Row Carpectomy: An Analysis of 1,070 Patients. Accepted, .
  • Bulstra AEJ, Crijns TJ, Janssen SJ, Buijze GA, Ring D, Jaarsma RL, Kerkhoffs GMMJ, Obdeijn MC, Doornberg JN, Science of Variation Group. (date unknown). Factors associated with surgeon recommendation for additional cast immobilization of a CT-verified nondisplaced scaphoid waist fracture. Vol. 141, 2011-2018. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Hung M, Bounsanga J, Voss MW, Howenstein A, Tyser AR (date unknown). Minimal Clinically Important Difference After Carpal Tunnel Release Using the PROMIS Platform. Vol. 44, 947-953.e1. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Liu TC, Gordon JA, Bozentka DJ, Steinberg DR, Gray BL (date unknown). Patient- and Disease-Specific Factors Associated With Operative Management of de Quervain Tendinopathy. Vol. 42, 931.e1-931.e7. Accepted, .
  • Zeidan M, Stephens AR, Zhang C, Presson AP, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluation of factors driving cost variation for distal humerus open reduction internal fixation. Vol. 5, 18-23. Accepted, .
  • Rane AA, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluating the Impact of Wait Time on Orthopaedic Outpatient Satisfaction Using the Press Ganey Survey. Vol. 4, e0014. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Stephens AR, Tyser AR (date unknown). Effects of Baseline Opioid Medication Use on Patient-Reported Functional and Psychological Impairment Among Hand Clinic Patients. Vol. 44, 829-839. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Holt D, Tyser AR, Wang A, Hutchinson DT (date unknown). A prospective, randomized clinical trial of transverse versus longitudinal incisions for trigger finger release. Vol. 44, 810-815. Accepted, .
  • Dy CJ, Kazmers NH, Baty J, Bommarito K, Osei DA (date unknown). An Epidemiologic Perspective on Scaphoid Fracture Treatment and Frequency of Nonunion Surgery in the USA. Vol. 14, 245-250. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Hung M, Rane AA, Bounsanga J, Weng C, Tyser AR (date unknown). Association of Physical Function, Anxiety, and Pain Interference in Nonshoulder Upper Extremity Patients Using the PROMIS Platform. Vol. 42, 781-787. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Rozell JC, Rumball KM, Kozin SH, Zlotolow DA, Levin LS (date unknown). Medial Femoral Condyle Microvascular Bone Transfer as a Treatment for Capitate Avascular Necrosis: Surgical Technique and Case Report. Vol. 42, 841.e1-841.e6. Accepted, .
  • Edwards BJ, Bunta AD, Anderson J, Bobb A, Hahr A, O'Leary KJ, Agulnek A, Andruszyn L, Cameron KA, May M, Kazmers NH, Dillon N, Baker DW, Williams MV (date unknown). Development of an electronic medical record based intervention to improve medical care of osteoporosis. Vol. 23, 2489-98. Accepted, .
  • Comisar WA, Kazmers NH, Mooney DJ, Linderman JJ (date unknown). Engineering RGD nanopatterned hydrogels to control preosteoblast behavior: a combined computational and experimental approach. Vol. 28, 4409-17. Accepted, .
  • Rogers MJ, Randall DJ, Brennan JN, Zhang C, Presson AP, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluation of Patient Expectations before Carpal Tunnel Release. Vol. 9, e3823. Accepted, .
  • Zeidan M, Stephens AR, Zhang C, Presson AP, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluating the Impact of Social Deprivation on Mid-Term Outcomes Following Distal Radius Open Reduction Internal Fixation. Vol. 3, 235-239. Accepted, .
  • van der Horst AS, Stephens AR, Wei G, Presson AP, Tashjian RZ, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Prognostic Factors Affecting Long-Term Outcomes After Elbow Dislocation: A Longitudinal Cohort Study. Vol. 3, 260-265. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Presson AP, Yu Z, Walsh W, Hutchinson DT, Tyser AR (date unknown). Upper Extremity Function, Peer Relationships, and Pain Interference: Evaluating the Biopsychosocial Model in a Pediatric Hand Surgery Population Using PROMIS. Vol. 45, 830-840. Accepted, .
  • Rogers MJ, Stephens AR, Yoo M, Nelson RE, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Optimizing Costs and Outcomes for Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery: A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis from Societal and Health-Care System Perspectives. Accepted, .
  • Randall DJ, Zhang Y, Harris AP, Qiu Y, Li H, Stephens AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). The minimal clinically important difference of the Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System (PROMIS) physical function and upper extremity computer adaptive tests and QuickDASH in the setting of elbow trauma. Vol. 5, 1132-1138. Accepted, .
  • Gavile CM, Kazmers NH, Novak KA, Meeks HD, Yu Z, Thomas JL, Hansen C, Barker T, Jurynec MJ (date unknown). Familial Clustering and Genetic Analysis of Severe Thumb Carpometacarpal Joint Osteoarthritis in a Large Statewide Cohort. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Buterbaugh KL, Gordon JA, Steinberg DR, Bozentka DJ, Khoury V, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Comparison of Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Ultrasound Evaluations of Zone II Partial Flexor Tendon Lacerations: A Cadaveric Study. Vol. 40, 1651-1656. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Yu Z, Presson AP, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Cost Implications of Varying the Surgical Setting and Anesthesia Type for De Quervain Release Surgery. Vol. 9, 289-297. Accepted, .
  • Fenoglio AK, Stephens AR, Zhang C, Presson AP, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluating the Utility of Follow-up Radiographs for Isolated Radial Head Fractures Undergoing Initial Nonoperative Treatment. Vol. 33, e291-e295. Accepted, .
  • Hutchinson DT, Sueoka S, Wang AA, Tyser AR, Papi-Baker K, Kazmers NH (date unknown). A Prospective, Randomized Trial of Mobilization Protocols Following Ligament Reconstruction and Tendon Interposition. Vol. 100, 1275-1280. Accepted, .
  • Steinberger Z, Xu H, Kazmers NH, Thibaudeau S, Huffman RG, Levin LS (date unknown). Elbow vascularized composite allotransplantation-surgical anatomy and technique. Vol. 26, 1325-1334. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Fryhofer GW, Gittings D, Bozentka DJ, Steinberg DR, Gray BL (date unknown). Acute Deep Infections of the Upper Extremity: The Utility of Obtaining Atypical Cultures in the Presence of Purulence. Vol. 42, 663.e1-663.e8. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Fragomen AT, Rozbruch SR (date unknown). Prevention of pin site infection in external fixation: a review of the literature. (pp. 75-85). Vol. 11. Accepted, .
  • Hubbard J, Rogers MJ, Cizik AM, Zhang C, Presson AP, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Establishing the Patient Acceptable Symptom State (PASS) in a Non-Shoulder Hand and Upper Extremity Population for the QuickDASH and PROMIS Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Tests. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Thibaudeau S, Levin LS (date unknown). A Scapholunate Ligament–Sparing Technique Utilizing the Medial Femoral Condyle Corticocancellous Free Flap to Reconstruct Scaphoid Nonunions With Proximal Pole Avascular Necrosis. Vol. Sep;41, e309-15. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Presson AP, McFarland MM, Zhang C, Sirniö K, Mulders MAM, Schep NWL, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Volar Locked Plating Versus Closed Reduction and Casting for Acute, Displaced Distal Radial Fractures in the Elderly: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Controlled Trials. Vol. 102, 1280-1288. Accepted, .
  • Miller M, Kazmers NH, Chalmers PN, Tashjian RZ, Jurynec MJ (date unknown). Supraspinatus Rotator Cuff Repair: A Mouse Model and Technique. Vol. 10, e1949-e1954. Accepted, .
  • Randall DJ, Peacock K, Nickel KB, Olsen M, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Comparison of Complication Risk for Open Carpal Tunnel Release: In-office versus Operating Room Settings. Vol. 9, e3685. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Presson AP, Jo YJ, Tyser AR, Wang AA, Hutchinson DT, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluating the Safety of the Hand Surgery Procedure Room: A Single-Center Cohort of 1,404 Surgical Encounters. Vol. 46, 623.e1-623.e9. Accepted, .
  • Steinberger Z, Xu H, Kazmers NH, Chen CD, Caron RJ, Qin L, Zhang Y, Levin LS (date unknown). Robustness Testing of Mesenchymal Stem Cell Monotherapy Following Vascularized Composite Allotransplantation. Vol. 36, 397-402. Accepted, .
  • Rane AA, Tyser AR, Presson AP, Zhang C, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Patient Satisfaction in the Hand Surgery Clinic: An Analysis of Factors That Impact the Press Ganey Survey. Vol. 44, 539-547.e1. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Judson CH, Presson AP, Xu Y, Tyser AR (date unknown). Evaluation of Factors Driving Cost Variation for Distal Radius Fracture Open Reduction Internal Fixation. Vol. 43, 606-614.e1. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Ma SA, Yoshida T, Stern PH (date unknown). Rho GTPase signaling and PTH 3-34, but not PTH 1-34, maintain the actin cytoskeleton and antagonize bisphosphonate effects in mouse osteoblastic MC3T3-E1 cells. Vol. 45, 52-60. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Peacock K, Nickel KB, Stephens AR, Olsen M, Tyser AR (date unknown). Comparison of Complication Risk Following Trigger Digit Release Performed in the Office Versus the Operating Room: A Population-Based Assessment. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Potter JW, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluating the impact of social deprivation on Press Ganey® Outpatient Medical Practice Survey Scores. Vol. 19, 167. Accepted, .
  • Garcia BN, Lu CC, Stephens AR, Kazmers NH, Chen W, Leng J, Li L, Sauer BC, Tyser AR (date unknown). Risk of Total Wrist Arthrodesis or Reoperation Following 4-Corner Arthrodesis or Proximal Row Carpectomy for Stage-II SLAC/SNAC Arthritis: A Propensity Score Analysis of 502 Wrists. Vol. 102, 1050-1058. Accepted, .
  • Jurynec MJ, Gavile CM, Honeggar M, Ma Y, Veerabhadraiah SR, Novak KA, Hoshijima K, Kazmers NH, Grunwald DJ (date unknown). The NOD/RIPK2 signaling pathway contributes to osteoarthritis susceptibility. Accepted, .
  • Yoo M, Nelson RE, Illing DA, Martin BI, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Cost-Effectiveness Analysis Comparing Proximal Row Carpectomy and Four-Corner Arthrodesis. Vol. 5, e0080. Accepted, .
  • Anderson JT, Stephens AR, Haas AR, Ahn NU, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluation of Factors Affecting Return to Work Following Carpal Tunnel Release: A Statewide Cohort Study of Workers' Compensation Subjects. Vol. 47, 544-553. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Qiu Y, Ou Z, Presson AP, Tyser AR, Zhang Y (date unknown). Minimal Clinically Important Difference of the PROMIS Upper-Extremity Computer Adaptive Test and QuickDASH for Ligament Reconstruction Tendon Interposition Patients. Vol. 46, 516-516.e7. Accepted, .
  • Feller R, Illing D, Allen C, Presson A, Tyser A, Kazmers N (date unknown). Evaluation of factors influencing surgical treatment costs for distal biceps rupture. Vol. 29, e229-e237. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Grasu B, Presson AP, Ou Z, Henrie NB, Tyser AR (date unknown). The Prognostic Value of Preoperative Patient-Reported Function and Psychological Characteristics on Early Outcomes Following Trapeziectomy With Ligament Reconstruction Tendon Interposition for Treatment of Thumb Carpometacarpal Osteoarthritis. Vol. 45, 469-478. Accepted, .
  • Fryhofer G, Kazmers NH, Gittings D, Bozentka D, Steinberg D, Gray B (date unknown). Acute Deep Infections of the Upper Extremity: The Utility of Obtaining Atypical Cultures in the Presence of Purulence. Vol. 27, 40-42. Accepted, .
  • Buterbaugh K, Gordon J, Kazmers NH, Khoury V, Bozentka D, Steinberg D (date unknown). Ultrasonographic Evaluation of Zone II Flexor Tendon Lacerations and Repairs: A Cadaveric Study. Vol. 27, 38-39. Accepted, .
  • Randall DJ, Zhang Y, Li H, Hubbard JC, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Establishing the Minimal Clinically Important Difference and Substantial Clinical Benefit for the Pain Visual Analog Scale in a Postoperative Hand Surgery Population. Accepted, .
  • Summers AR, Cheema AN, Pirruccio K, Kazmers NH, Gray BL (date unknown). Epidemiology of Pediatric Nonballistic Firearm Injuries to the Upper Extremity in the United States From 2000 to 2017. 1558944720926626. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Presson AP, Xu Y, Howenstein A, Tyser AR (date unknown). Cost Implications of Varying the Surgical Technique, Surgical Setting, and Anesthesia Type for Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery.LID - S0363-5023(17)31145-0 [pii]LID - 10.1016/j.jhsa.2018.03.051 [doi]. Vol. 43, 971-977. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Stephens AR, Presson AP, Yu Z, Tyser AR (date unknown). Cost Implications of Varying the Surgical Setting and Anesthesia Type for Trigger Finger Release Surgery. Vol. 7, e2231. Accepted, .
  • Redding TS, Stephens AR, Kazmers NH, Park AH (date unknown). Evaluation of factors impacting patient satisfaction in a pediatric otolaryngology clinic. Vol. 156, 111122. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Qiu Y, Yoo M, Stephens AR, Tyser AR, Zhang Y (date unknown). The Minimal Clinically Important Difference of the PROMIS and QuickDASH Instruments in a Nonshoulder Hand and Upper Extremity Patient Population. Vol. 45, 399-407.e6. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Presson AP, Zhang C, Orleans B, Martin M, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Comparison of direct surgical cost for humeral shaft fracture fixation: open reduction internal fixation versus intramedullary nailing. Vol. 5, 734-738. Accepted, .
  • Serra López VM, Cheema AN, Gray BL, Pirruccio K, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Epidemiology of Fireworks-Related Injuries to the Upper Extremity in the United States From 2011 to 2017. Vol. 2, 117-120. Accepted, .
  • Steadman JN, Stephens AR, Zhang C, Presson AP, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Cost Assessment of Plating Versus Tension Band Wiring Constructs for Treating Mayo Type 2A Olecranon Fractures. Vol. 47, 311-319. Accepted, .
  • Hubbard JC, Zhang Y, Qiu Y, Yoo M, Stephens AR, Zeidan M, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Establishing the Substantial Clinical Benefit in a Non-Shoulder Hand and Upper Extremity Population for the QuickDASH and PROMIS Upper Extremity and Physical Function Computer Adaptive Tests. Vol. 47, 358-369.e3. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Thibaudeau S, Gerety P, Lambi AG, Levin LS (date unknown). Versatility of the Medial Femoral Condyle Flap for Extremity Reconstruction and Identification of Risk Factors for Nonunion, Delayed Time to Union, and Complications. Vol. 80, 364-372. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Gordon JA, Buterbaugh KL, Bozentka DJ, Steinberg DR, Khoury V (date unknown). Ultrasonographic Evaluation of Zone II Partial Flexor Tendon Lacerations of the Fingers: A Cadaveric Study. Vol. 37, 941-948. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Liu TC, Wu CH, Steinberg DR, Bozentka DJ, Levin LS, Gray BL (date unknown). Deferring Routine Wrist Radiography Does Not Affect Management of de Quervain Tendinopathy Patients. Vol. 7, 115-120. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Qiu Y, Yoo M, Stephens AR, Zeidan M, Zhang Y (date unknown). Establishing the Minimal Clinically Important Difference for the PROMIS Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Test Version 2.0 in a Nonshoulder Hand and Upper Extremity Population. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Presson AP, Chen D, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Inter-specialty variation of the Press Ganey Outpatient Medical Practice Survey. Vol. 100, e25211. Accepted, .
  • Rogers MJ, Agwuncha CC, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Patient Expectations for Symptomatic Improvement before Cubital Tunnel Release. Vol. 10, e4174. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Meeks HD, Novak KA, Yu Z, Fulde GL, Thomas JL, Barker T, Jurynec MJ (date unknown). Familial Clustering of Erosive Hand Osteoarthritis in a Large Statewide Cohort. Vol. 73, 440-447. Accepted, .
  • Wilkinson JT, Clawson JW, Allen CM, Presson AP, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Reliability of Telephone Acquisition of the PROMIS Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Test. Vol. 46, 187-199. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Thibaudeau S, Steinberger Z, Scott Levin L (date unknown). Upper and lower extremity reconstructive applications utilizing free flaps from the medial genicular arterial system: A systematic review. Vol. 38, 328-343. Accepted, .
  • Tyser AR, Hung M, Bounsanga J, Voss MW, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluation of Version 2.0 of the PROMIS Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Test in Nonshoulder Upper Extremity Patients.LID - S0363-5023(18)30376-9 [pii]LID - 10.1016/j.jhsa.2019.01.008 [doi]. Vol. 44, 267-273. Accepted, .
  • Anderson JT, Stephens AR, Haas AR, Ahn NU, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluation of Factors Affecting Return to Work following Carpal Tunnel Release: A Statewide Cohort Study of Workers' Compensation Subjects. Accepted, .
  • Tashjian RZ, Kazmers NH, Epperson RT, Honeggar M, Ma Y, Chalmers PN, Williams DL, Jurynec MJ (date unknown). The effect of estrogen-like compound on rotator cuff tendon healing in a murine model. Accepted, .
  • Steadman JN, Stephens AR, Wei G, Presson AP, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Cost Implications of Varying the Surgical Setting and Anesthesia Type for Dorsal Wrist Ganglion Cyst Excision Surgery. Vol. 149, 240e-247e. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Lazaris EL, Allen CM, Presson AP, Tyser AR (date unknown). Comparison of Surgical Encounter Direct Costs for Three Methods of Cubital Tunnel Decompression. Vol. 143, 503-510. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Stephens AR, Presson AP, Xu Y, Feller RJ, Tyser AR (date unknown). Comparison of Direct Surgical Costs for Proximal Row Carpectomy and Four-Corner Arthrodesis. Vol. 8, 66-71. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Hippensteel KJ, Calfee RP, Wall LB, Boyer MI, Goldfarb CA, Gelberman RH, Osei DA (date unknown). Locking Plate Arthrodesis Compares Favorably with LRTI for Thumb Trapeziometacarpal Arthrosis: Early Outcomes from a Longitudinal Cohort Study. Vol. 13, 54-60. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Rowberry TJ, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluating opportunities for improved orthopedics outpatient satisfaction: an analysis of Press Ganey® Outpatient Medical Practice Survey responses. Vol. 15, 28. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Steadman JN, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Recommendation of Surgery and Other Interventions Is Associated With Increased Patient Satisfaction With Orthopedic Outpatient Visits. 1-5. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Garcia BN, Rogers MJ, Zhang C, Himbert C, McFarland MM, Presson AP, Kazmers NH, Tyser AR (date unknown). Scaphotrapeziotrapezoid Arthrodesis: Systematic Review. Accepted, .
  • Souza KE, Kellam PJ, Stephens AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluation of Risk Factors for Loss of Acceptable Alignment for Distal Radius Fractures That Are Nondisplaced or Minimally Displaced on Initial Presentation. Vol. 47, 54-61. Accepted, .
  • Tyser AR, Allen CM, Presson AP, Stephens AR, Petron DJ, Walsh W, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Evaluating the performance of PROMIS and QuickDASH instruments in an intercollegiate Division 1 athlete population. Vol. 30, 158-164. Accepted, .
  • Stephens AR, Tyser AR, Presson AP, Orleans B, Wang AA, Hutchinson DT, Kazmers NH (date unknown). A Comparison of Open Carpal Tunnel Release Outcomes Between Procedure Room and Operating Room Settings. Vol. 3, 12-16. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Yu Z, Barker T, Abraham T, Romero R, Jurynec MJ (date unknown). Evaluation for Kienböck Disease Familial Clustering: A Population-Based Cohort Study. Vol. 45, 1-8.e1. Accepted, .
  • Presson AP, Greene TH, Ou Z, Zhang C, Tyser AR, Kazmers NH (date unknown). Reply to "The Problem of Collinearity in Mental Health and Patient Reported Outcome Research". (pp. e3-e6). Vol. 46. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Tyser AR, Graham B (date unknown). Journal of Hand Surgery Podcast Episode 32: Dr. Graham's interview of Drs. Nikolas Kazmers and Andrew Tyser regarding the article entitled "Cost Implications of Varying the Surgical Technique, Surgical Setting, and Anesthesia Type for Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery", which appears as the lead article in the November 2018 issue of The Journal of Hand Surgery. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Graham B (date unknown). Journal of Hand Surgery Podcast Episode 28: Dr. Graham's interview of Dr. Nikolas Kazmers regarding the article entitled "Evaluation of Factors Driving Cost Variation for Distal Radius Fracture Open Reduction and Internal Fixation", which appears as the lead article in the July 2018 issue of The Journal of Hand Surgery. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Graham B (date unknown). Journal of Hand Surgery Podcast Episode 40: Dr. Graham's interview of Dr. Nikolas Kazmers regarding the article entitled "Patient Satisfaction in the Hand Surgery Clinic: An Analysis of Factors That Impact the Press Ganey Survey", which appears as the lead article in the July 2019 issue of The Journal of Hand Surgery. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Tyser AR, Graham B (date unknown). Journal of Hand Surgery Podcast Episode 51: Dr. Graham's interview of Dr. Nikolas Kazmers regarding the article entitled "The Prognostic Value of Preoperative Patient-Reported Function and Psychological Characteristics on Early Outcomes Following Trapeziectomy With Ligament Reconstruction Tendon Interposition for Treatment of Thumb Carpometacarpal Osteoarthritis", which appears as the lead article in the June 2020 issue of The Journal of Hand Surgery. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Graham B (date unknown). Journal of Hand Surgery Podcast Episode 73: Dr. Graham's interview of Dr. Nikolas Kazmers regarding the article entitled "Cost Assessment of Plating Versus Tension Band Wiring Constructs for Treating Mayo Type 2A Olecranon Fractures", which appears as the lead article in the April 2022 issue of The Journal of Hand Surgery. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Tyser AR, Graham B (date unknown). Journal of Hand Surgery Podcast Episode 37: Dr. Graham's interview of Drs. Nikolas Kazmers and Andrew Tyser regarding the article entitled "Evaluation of Version 2.0 of the PROMIS Upper Extremity Computer Adaptive Test in Nonshoulder Upper Extremity Patients", which appears as the lead article in the April 2019 issue of The Journal of Hand Surgery. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Miller T (date unknown). Should I Worry About a Jammed Finger? - The SCOPE, University of Utah Health Radio. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Miller T (date unknown). Listener Question: What's the Numbness I Feel in My Hands During Pregnancy? - The SCOPE, University of Utah Health Radio. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Miller T (date unknown). Treating Dupuytrens Contracture - The SCOPE, University of Utah Health Radio. Accepted, .
  • Kazmers NH, Jurynec MJ, Graham B (date unknown). Journal of Hand Surgery Podcast Episode 46: Dr. Graham's interview of Dr. Nikolas Kazmers and Mick Jurynec regarding the article entitled "Evaluation for Kienböck Disease Familial Clustering: A Population-Based Cohort Study", which appears as the lead article in the January 2020 issue of The Journal of Hand Surgery. Accepted, .