Physician Publications & Presentations

Nicholas D. Fletcher, M.D.

Presentations

  • Scoliosis
    Pediatric Grand Rounds at Egleston hospital, April 2013
  • Neuromuscular Scoliosis: What’s the Evidence?
    The American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists Annual Meeting and Scientific Symposium, Orlando, FL, February 2013
  • Pediatric Scoliosis Surgery
    General Surgery Grand Rounds at Egleston hospital, December 2012
  • Management of the Young Patient with Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip (DDH)
    Emory Grand Rounds, December 2012
  • Management of the Hip in Patients with Cerebral Palsy
    Emory Grand Rounds, November 2012
  • Serial casting for the delay of moderate to severe early onset scoliosis.
    Emory Kelly Day, Atlanta, GA, June 2012
  • Comparison of growing rod vs. cast treatment for early onset scoliosis.
    Podium presentation at Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA), Denver, CO, May 2012
  • Trials and tribulations: the first year in a pediatric orthopaedic practice: Results from the young surgeon study group.
    E-poster at Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) annual meeting, Denver, CO, May 2012
  • Management of the Pulseless Supracondylar Humerus Fracture: Is Vascular Exploration Necessary? Podium presentation at American Orthopaedic Association annual meeting, Chicago, IL 2012
  • Management of the Pulseless Supracondylar Humerus Fracture: Is Vascular Exploration Necessary?Presentation at the Orthopaedic Trauma Association annual meeting, San Antonio, TX 2011
  • Comparison of growing rod vs. cast treatment for early onset scoliosis.
    Podium presentation at Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America, Denver 2012
  • Trials and tribulations: the first year in a pediatric orthopaedic practice: Results from the young surgeon study group.
    E-poster at Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) annual meeting, Denver 2012
  • Serial Casting as a Delay Tactic in the Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe Early Onset Scoliosis
    Scoliosis Research Society, Louisville, KY, September 2011
  • Lumbar Curve is Stable after Selective Thoracic Fusion for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis: A 20 year Follow‐Up Study
    Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America (POSNA) Annual Meeting, Quebec, Canada, May 2011
  • Back Pain: When to Worry/When to Reassure
    Children's Pediatric Orthopaedic/Sports Medicine Seminar, Atlanta, October 2011
  • Lumbar Spine is Stable After Selective Fusion for AIS: A 20 Year Follow Up
    Scoliosis Research Society, Louisville, KY, September 2011

Publications

  • Co-author: “Serial casting as a delay tactic in the management of moderate to severe early onset scoliosis”
    Journal of Pediatric Orthopaedics, October-November 2012
  • Fletcher ND, Schiller JR, Garg S, Weller A, Larson AN, Kwon M, Copley L, Ho C. Increased severity of type III supracondylar humerus fractures in the pre-teen population. 2012 Sep;32(6):567-72.
  • Fletcher ND, Bruce RW. Early onset scoliosis: current concepts and controversies.
    Curr Rev Musculoskelet Med. 2012 Jun;5(2):102-10.
  • Larson AN, Fletcher ND, Daniel C, Richards BS. Lumbar curve is stable after selective thoracic fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis: a 20-year follow-up.
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2012 May 1;37(10):833-9.
  • Fletcher ND, McClung A, Johnston CE. Serial casting as a delay tactic in the management of moderate to severe early onset scoliosis. J Ped Orthop 2012
  • Amanda L. Weller, MD, Sumeet Garg, MD, A. Noelle Larson, MD, Nicholas D. Fletcher, MD, Jonathon R. Schiller, MD, Michael Kwon, MD, Christine Ho, MD, Lawson Copley, MD. Management of the Pulseless Supracondylar Humerus Fracture: Is Vascular Exploration Necessary?
  • Larson AN, Garg S, Weller A, Fletcher ND, Schiller J, Kwon M, Copley L, Ho C.  Type 2 Supracondylar Fractures: Does Time to Surgery Matter? 
  • Garg S, Weller A, Fletcher ND, Kwon M, Larson AN, Schiller J, Ho C, Copley L. What is the morbidity rate of supracondylar elbow fractures in children?
  • Larson AN, Fletcher ND, Richards BS. Selective thoracic fusion for adolescent idiopathic scoliosis at minimum 20 year follow up. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011 Sept 30.
  • Kim HWK, Larson AN, Fletcher ND, Winick N, Kim YJ. Childhood Femoral Head Osteonecrosis. Clin Rev Bone Metabolism. 2011; March 27.