To view publications on PRECICE in medical journals such as The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery click on the links below:

  1. Dvorzhinskiy D, Fragomen AT, Rozbruch SR, The economics of new technology. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):233-36.
  2. Fragomen AT, Motorized intramedullary lengthening nails: outcomes and complications. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):225-32.
  3. Olesen UK, Herzenberg JE, Bone transport with internal devices. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):219-24.
  4. Fragomen AT, Compression of nonunions with the Precice magnetic intramedullary compression nail. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):214-18.
  5. Hoellwarth JS, Tetsworth K, Al-Jawazneh SS, et al. Motorized internal lengthening of long bones:residual limb lengthening. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):209-13.
  6. Robbins C, Paley D, Stryde weight-bearing internal lengthening nail. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):201-8.
  7. Shannon C, Paley D, Extramedullary internal limb lengthening. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):195-200.
  8. Iobst C, Long bone lengthening in children. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):189-94.
  9. Hassan SG, Rozbruch SR, Antegrade humeral lengthening with the motorized
    internal lengthening nail. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):183-88.
  10. Rozbruch SR, Tibial lengthening technique. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):176-82.
  11. Thaller PH, Wolf F, Retrograde femur technique for motorized internal limb lengthening. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):171-75.
  12. Goodier D, Calder P, The antegrade femur technique. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):164-70.
  13. Keshet D, Addar A, Bernstein M, Principles of motorized internal lengthening of long bones. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):158-63.
  14. Rozbruch SR, Fragomen AT, Motorized internal limb lengthening: international perspectives. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):157.
  15. Green, S, Preface. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):155-56.
  16. Marwan Y, Cohen D, Alotaibi M, et al. Cosmetic stature lengthening: systematic review of outcomes and complications. Bone Joint Res 2020;9(7):341–50.
  17. Scolaro, J and Mark B. Monofocal compression-distraction osteosynthesis in a distal femoral nonunion using a magnetic medullary nail. JBJS Case Connect 2020;10:e20.00124.
  18. Hammouda A, Szymczuk V, Gesheff M, Mohamed N, et. al. Acute deformity correction and lengthening using the PRECICE magnetic intramedullary lengthening nail.J Limb Lengthen Reconstr 2020;6:20-27
    Available from: http://www.jlimblengthrecon.org/text.asp?2020/6/1/20/288569
  19. Eltayeby H, Alrabai H, Jauregui J, et al. Post-retrieval functionality testing of PRECICE lengthening nails: The “Sleeper” Nail Concept. Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma
  20. Marwan Y, Cohen D, Alotalbi M., et al. Costmetic Stature Lengthening. Bone Joint Res. 2020;9(7):341-350.
  21. Morrison, S, Georgiadis A, Dahl M. What’s New in Limb Lengthening and Deformity Correction. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2020;00:1-6.
  22. Dahl M, Morrison S, Laine J, et al. Extramedullary Motorized Lengthening of the Femur in Young Children. J Pediatr Orthop Volume 00, Number 00, ’’ 2020.
  23. Cosic F, Edwards E. PRECICE intramedullary nail in the treatment of adult leg length discrepancy: JINJURY 2020 March;3(4):1091-96.
  24. Dahl M, Georgiadis A, Morrison S. Motorized Internal Limb Lengthening: An Updated Review: JPOSNA 2020 May;2(1):1-15.
  25. Makarewich C, McClure P, Herzenberg J. Latest Advances in Limb Lengthening Using Magnetically Controlled Intramedullary Lengthening Nails. Surgical Technology International 2020;36:1-8.
  26. Wright J, Bates P, Heidari N, et al. All Internal Bone Transport: Use of a Lengthening Nail and Double Plating for Management of Femoral Bone Loss: Strategies in Trauma and Limb Reconstruction 2019 May-August;14(2):94-101.
  27. Iobst, C. Intramedullary Limb-Lengthening Lessons Learned JBJS REVIEWS 2019;7(12):e2
  28. Calder R, McKay J, Timms A, et al. Femoral lengthening using the Precice intramedullary limb-lengthening system. Bone Joint J 2019;101-B(9)1168-1176
  29. Richardson S, Schairer W, Fragomen A, et al. Cost Comparison of Femoral Distraction Osteogenesis With External Lengthening Over a Nail Versus Internal Magnetic Lengthening Nail. J Amer Acad Orth Surg 2019;27(9):e430-e436
  30. Morrison S, Georgiadis A, Dahl M, et al. Lengthening of the Humerus Using a Motorized Lengthening Nail. J Pedi Orthop 2019;Publish Ahead of Print
  31. Herzenberg J, Olesen U, Nygaard T, et al. Plate-assisted Bone Segment Transport With Motorized Lengthening Nails and Locking Plates: A Technique to Treat Femoral and Tibial Bone Defects Bone Transport with Lengthening Nails and Locking Plates. JAAOS Glob Res Rev 2019;3:e064
  32. Vulcano E, Markowitz J, Ali S, et al. Assessment of Bone Healing During Antegrade Intramedullary Rod Femur Lengthening Using Radiographic Pixel Density. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2018;26:e388-e394
  33. Green S, Fragomen A, Herzenberg J, et al. A Magnetically Controlled Lengthening Nail: A Prospective Study of 31 Individuals (The Precice Intramedullary Nail Study). Journal of Limb Lengthening & Reconstruction 2018:4(2)67-75
  34. Vercio R, Shields T, Zuckerman L. Use of Magnetic Growing Intramedullary Nails in Compression During Intercalary Allograft Reconstruction. Healio Orthop 2018;41(6):330-335
  35. Horn J, Hvid I, Huhnstock S, et al. Limb lengthening and deformity correction with externally controlled motorized intramedullary nails: evaluation of 50 consecutive lengthenings. Acta Orthopaedica 2018;90(1)81-87
  36. Gomez C, Nelson S, Speirs J, et al. Magnetic Intramedullary Lengthening Nails and MRI Compatibility. J Pediatr Orthop 2018;00(00)1-4
  37. Muratori F, Beltrami G, Scoccianti G, et al. Is an Intramedullary Nail a Valid Treatment for Limb-Length Discrepancy After Bone Tumor Resection? Case Descriptions. Surgical Technology International 2018;33:1-8
  38. Iobst C, Rozbruch S, Nelson S, et.al. Simultaneous Acute Femoral Deformity Correction and Gradual Limb Lengthening Using a Retrograde Femoral Nail: Technique and Clinical Results. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2018;26(7):241-250
  39. Panagiotopoulou V, Davda K, Hothi H, et al. A retrieval analysis of the Precice intramedullary limb lengthening system. Bone & Joint Res 2018;7:476-484
  40. Hammouda A, Standard S, Rozbruch S, et al. Humeral Lengthening with the PRECICE Magnetic Lengthening Nail. HSSJ 2017;13(3)217–223
  41. Lee D, Kim S, Lee J, et al. A Comparison of the Device-Related Complications of Intramedullary Lengthening Nails Using a New Classification System. BioMed Research International 2017;8032510(2017)1-9
  42. Falls T, Fragomen A, Rozbruch S, Motorized internal lengthening nail, anterograde femur technique can correct leg length. Orthopedics Today 2017
  43. Fragomen A, Rozbruch S. Retrograde magnetic internal lengthening nail for acute femoral deformity correction and limb lengthening. Expert Rev Med Devices 2017;14(10)811-820
  44. Kurtz A, Rozbruch S. Humerus Lengthening With the PRECICE Internal Lengthening Nail. J Pediatr Orthop 2017;37(4)e296-e300
  45. Watson J, Sanders R. Controlled compression nailing for at risk humeral shaft fractures. J Orthop Trauma 2017;31(6):S25–S28
  46. Rozbruch, S. Adult post-traumatic reconstruction using a magnetic internal lengthening nail. J Orthop Trauma 2017;31(6):S14–S19
  47. Fragomen A, Rozbruch S. Lengthening and deformity correction about the knee using a magnetic internal lengthening nail. SICOT J 2017;3(25)
  48. Hammouda A, Jauregui J, Gesheff M, et al. Trochanteric entry for femoral lengthening nails in children: is it safe? J Pediatr Orthop 2017;37(4):258–264
  49. Szymczuk V, Hammouda A, Gesheff M, et.al. Lengthening with monolateral external fixation versus magnetically motorized intramedullary nail in congenital femoral deficiency. J Pediatr Orthop 2017;00(00):1-8
  50. Hamdy R, Bernstein M, Fragomen A, et al. What’s new in limb lengthening and deformity correction. J Bone Joint Surg Am 2017;99:1408-1414
  51. Green S. The evolution of remote-controlled intramedullary lengthening and compression nails. J Orthop Trauma 2017;31(6):S2–S6
  52. Fragomen A. Transitioning to an intramedullary lengthening and compression nail. J Orthop Trauma 2017;31(6):S7–S13
  53. Alrabai H, Gesheff M, Conway J. Use of internal lengthening nails in post- traumatic sequelae. Intern Orthop 2017
  54. Bernstein M. Practical aspects of posttrauma reconstruction With an Intramedullary Lengthening Nail. J Orthop Trauma 2017;31(6):S20–S24
  55. Wagner P, Burghardt R, Green S, et al. PRECICE magnetically-driven, telescopic, intramedullary lengthening nail: pre-clinical testing and first 30 patients. SICOT J 2017;3(19)
  56. Laubscher M, Mitchell C, Timms A, et al. Outcomes following femoral lengthening: An initial comparison of the PRECICE intramedullary lengthening nail and the LRS external fixator monorail system. Bone Joint J 2016;98-B(10):1382–8
  57. Rozbruch S, Fragomen A. Lengthening of the Femur with a Remote-Controlled Magnetic Intramedullary Nail Antegrade Technique limb lengthening system JBJS Essent Surg Tech 2016;6(1):e2(1-11)
  58. Birkholtz F, de Lange P. Evaluation of the first experience of intramedullary nail lengthening using PRECICE in a south african limb lengthening and reconstruction unit. SA Orthop J 2016;15(1):67
  59. Landge V, Shabtai L, Gesheff M, et al. Patient satisfaction after limb lengthening with internal and external devices. J Surg Orthop Adv 2015;24(3):174–179
  60. Iobst C. Advances in pediatric limb lengthening. JBJS Rev 2015;3(8):e3
  61. Paley D. PRECICE intramedullary limb lengthening system. Expert Rev. Med. Devices 2015;231-249
  62. Shabtai L, Specht S, Standard S, et al. Internal lengthening device for congenital femoral deficiency and fibular hemimelia. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2014;472(12):3860-3868
  63. Schiedel F, Vogt B, Tretow H, et al. How precise is the PRECICE compared to the ISKD in intramedullary limb lengthening? Acta Orthopaedica 2014;85(3):293–298
  64. Rozbruch S, Birch J, Dahl M, et al. Motorized intramedullary nail for management of limb-length discrepancy and deformity. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2014;22(7):403-409
  65. Paley D, Harris M, Debiparshad K, et al. Limb lengthening by implantable limb lengthening devices. Tech Orthop 2014;29(2):72–85
  66. Kirane Y, Fragomen A, Rozbruch S. Precision of the PRECICE internal bone lengthening nail. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2014;472(12):3869-3878

To view publications on PRECICE in medical journals such as The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery click on the links below:

  1. Iliadis A, Palloni V, Wright J, et al. Lower limb lengthening using the Precice nail: our experience with 50 cases. J Pediatr Orthop 2021;41:e44–e49
  2. Dvorzhinskiy D, Fragomen AT, Rozbruch SR, The economics of new technology. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):233-36.
  3. Hoellwarth JS, Tetsworth K, Al-Jawazneh SS, et al. Motorized internal lengthening of long bones:residual limb lengthening. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):209-13.
  4. Fragomen AT, Compression of nonunions with the Precice magnetic intramedullary compression nail. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):214-18.
  5. Fragomen AT, Motorized intramedullary lengthening nails: outcomes and complications. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):225-32.
  6. Goodier D, Calder P, The antegrade femur technique. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):164-70.
  7. Green, S, Preface. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):155-56.
  8. Hassan SG, Rozbruch SR, Antegrade humeral lengthening with the motorized internal lengthening nail. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):183-88.
  9. Iobst C, Long bone lengthening. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):189-94.
  10. Keshet D, Addar A, Bernstein M, Principles of motorized internal lengthening of long bones. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):158-63.
  11. Olesen UK, Herzenberg JE, Bone transport with internal devices. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):219-24.
  12. Robbins C, Paley D, Stryde weight-bearing internal lengthening nail. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):201-8.
  13. Rozbruch SR, Fragomen AT, Motorized internal limb lengthening: international perspectives. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):157.
  14. Rozbruch SR, Tibial lengthening technique. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):176-82.
  15. Shannon C, Paley D, Extramedullary internal limb lengthening. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):195-200.
  16. Thaller PH, Wolf F, Retrograde femur technique for motorized internal limb lengthening. Tech Orthop 2020;35(3):171-75.
  17. Scolaro JA, Monofocal compression-distraction osteosynthesisin a distal femoral nonunion using aMagnetic medullary nail. JBJS Case Connector 2020;10(3):1-6.
  18. Marwan Y, Cohen D, Alotalbi M., et al. Cosmetic Stature Lengthening. Bone Joint Res. 2020;9(7):341-350.
  19. Hammouda AI, Szymczuk VL, Gesheff MG, et al. Acute deformity correction and lengthening using the Precice magnetic intramedullary lengthening nail. J Limb Lengthen Reconstr 2020;6(1):20-7.
  20. Morrison SG, Georgiadis AG, Dahl MT, What’s new in limb lengthening and deformity correction. JBJS Case Connector 2020;00-A(00):1-6.
  21. Dahl MT, Georgiadis AG, Morrison SG, Motorized internal limb lengthening: an updated review. JPOSNA 2020;2(1):1-14.
  22. Makarewich C, McClure P, Herzenberg J. Latest Advances in Limb Lengthening Using Magnetically Controlled Intramedullary Lengthening Nails. Surgical Technology International 2020;36:1-8.
  23. Edwards E, Precice intramedullary nail in the treatment of adult leg length discrepancy. Injury 2020;51(4):1091-96.
  24. Dahl M, Morrison S, Laine J, et al. Extramedullary Motorized Lengthening of the Femur. J Pediatr Orthop Volume 00, Number 00, ’’ 2020.
  25. Iobst CA, Intramedullary limb-lengthening lessons learned. JBJS Reviews 2019;7(12):1-10.
  26. Richardson SS, Schairer WW, Fragomen AT, et al. Cost comparison of femoral distraction osteogenesis with external lengthening over a nail versus internal magnetic lengthening nail. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2019;27(9):430-36.
  27. Wright J, Bates P, Heidari N, et al. All internal bone transport: use of a lengthening nail and double plating for management of femoral bone loss. Strategies Trauma Limb Reconstr 2019;14(2):94–101.
  28. Calder P, McKay J, Timms A, et al. Femoral lengthening using the Precice intramedullary limb-lengthening system. Bone Joint J 2019;101-B(9):1168-76.
  29. Olesen UK, Nygaard T, Prince DE, et al. Plate-assisted bone segment transport with motorized lengthening nails and locking plates: a technique to treat femoral and tibial bone defects. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2019;3(00):1-14.
  30. Barinaga G, Beason A, Gardner M, Novel segmental approach to segmental bone transport using a magnetic intramedullary lengthening system. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2018;26:e477-e482.
  31. Harkin E, Rozbruch R, Liskutin T, et al. Total hip arthroplasty and femoral nail lengthening for hip dysplasia and limb-length discrepancy. Arthoplast Today 2018:4(3):279-86.
  32. Vercio RC, Shields TG, Zuckerman LM, Use of magnetic growing intramedullary nails in compression during intercalary allograft reconstruction. Healio Orthop 2018;41(6):330-35.
  33. Green S, Fragomen AT, Herzenberg JE, et al. A magnetically controlled lengthening nail: a prospective study of 31 individuals (the Precice intramedullary nail study). J Limb Lengthen Reconstr 2018;4(2):67-75.
  34. Vulcano E, Markowitz JS, Shabaz A, et al. Assessment of bone healing during antegrade intramedullary rod femur lengthening using radiographic pixel density. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2018;26(18):388-94.
  35. Horn J, Hvid I, Huhnstock S, et al. Limb lengthening and deformity correction with externally controlled motorized intramedullary nails: evaluation of 50 consecutive lengthenings. Acta Orthopaedica. 2018;90(1):81-87.
  36. Green S, Fragomen AT, Herzenberg JE, et al. A magnetically controlled lengthening nail: a prospective study of 31 individuals (the Precice intramedullary nail study). J Limb Lengthen Reconstruction 2018;4(2):67-75.
  37. Panagiotopou VC, Davda K, Hothi HS, et al. A retrieval analysis of the Precice intramedullary limb lengthening system. Bone Joint Res 2018;7(7):476–84.
  38. Iobst C, Rozbruch R, Nelson S, et al. Simultaneous acute femoral deformity correction and gradual limb lengthening using a retrograde femoral nail: technique and clinical results. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2018;26(7):241-50.
  39. Gomez C, Nelson S, Speirs J, et al. Magnetic intramedullary lengthening nails and MRI compatibility. J Pediatr Orthop 2018;00(00):1-4.
  40. Muratori F, Beltrami G, Scoccianti G, et al. Is an intramedullary nail a valid treatment for limb-length discrepancy after bone tumor resection? case descriptions. Surg Technol Int 2018;33(1):1-8.
  41. Falls TD, Fragomen AT, Rozbruch SR, Motorized internal lengthening nail, anterograde femur technique can correct leg length. Orthopedics Today 2017
  42. Lee DH, Kim S, Lee JW, et al. A comparison of the device-related complications of intramedullary lengthening nails using a new classification system. BioMed Res 2017;2017(8032510):1-9.
  43. Fragomen AT, Rozbruch SR, Retrograde magnetic internal lengthening nail for acute femoral deformity correction and limb lengthening. Expert Rev Med Devices 2017;14(10):811-20.
  44. Hamdy RC, Bernstein M, Fragomen AT, et al. What’s new in limb lengthening and deformity correction. Bone Joint Surg Am 2017;99-A(16):1408-14.
  45. Bernstein M. Practical aspects of posttrauma reconstruction with an intramedullary lengthening nail. J Orthop Trauma 2017;31(6):S20-S24.
  46. Fragomen A. Transitioning to an intramedullary lengthening and compression nail. J Orthop Trauma 2017;31(6):S7-S13.
  47. Green S. The evolution of remote-controlled intramedullary lengthening and compression nails. J Orthop Trauma 2017;31(6):S2-S6.
  48. Hammouda AI, Jauregui JJ, Gesheff MG, et al. Trochanteric entry for femoral lengthening nails: is it safe?. J Pediatr Orthop 2017;37(4):258-64.
  49. Kurtz A, Rozbruch SR, Humerus lengthening with the Precice internal lengthening nail. J Pediatr Orthop 2017;37(4):e296-e300.
  50. Rozbruch SR, Adult posttraumatic reconstruction using a magnetic internal lengthening nail. J Orthop Trauma 2017;31(6):S14-S19.
  51. Watson JT, Sanders RW, Controlled compression nailing for at risk humeral shaft fractures. J Orthop Trauma 2017;31(6):S25-S28.
  52. Alrabai HM, Gesheff MG, Conway, JD. Use of internal lengthening nails in post-traumatic sequelae. Int Orthop 2017.
  53. Hammouda AI, Standard SC, Rozbruch SR, et al. Humeral lengthening with the Precice magnetic lengthening nail. HSSJ 2017;13(3):217-23.
  54. Fragomen AT, Rozbruch SR, Lengthening and deformity correction about the knee using a magnetic internal lengthening nail. SICOT J 2017;3(25):1-10.)
  55. Wagner P, Burghardt RD, Green SA, et al. Precice magnetically-driven, telescopic, intramedullary lengthening nail: pre-clinical testing and first 30 patients. SICOT J 2017;3(19):1-7.
  56. Szymczuk VL, Hammouda AI, Gesheff MG, et al. Lengthening with monolateral external fixation versus magnetically motorized intramedullary nail in congenital femoral deficiency.J Pediatr Orthop. 2017;00(00):1-8
  57. Laubscher M, Mitchell C, Timms A, et al. Outcomes following femoral lengthening: an initial comparison of the Precice intramedullary lengthening nail and the LRS external fixator monorail system. Bone Joint J 2016;98-B(10):1382-8.
  58. Rozbruch SR, Fragomen AT, Lengthening of the femur with a remote-controlled magnetic intramedullary nail antegrade technique. JBJS Essent Surg Tech 2016;6(1):e2-e11.
  59. Birkholtz FF, de Lange P, Evaluation of the first experience of intramedullary nail lengthening using Precice in a South African limb lengthening and reconstruction unit. SA Orthop J 2016;15(1):67
  60. Iobst C, Advances in limb lengthening. JBJS Rev2015;3(8):e3.
  61. Landge V, Shabtai L, Gesheff M. Patient satisfaction after limb lengthening with internal and external devices. J Surg Orthop Adv 2015;24(3):174–79.
  62. Paley D, Precice intramedullary limblengthening system. Expert Rev Med. Devices 2015; 231-49.
  63. Paley D, Harris M, Debiparshad K, et al. Limb lengthening by implantable limb lengthening devices. Tech Orthop 2014;29(2):72–85.
  64. Rozbruch SR, Birch JG, Dahl MT, et al. Motorized intramedullary nail for management of limb-length discrepancy and deformity. J Am Acad Orthop Surg 2014;22(7):403-09.
  65. Kirane Y, Fragomen A, Rozbruch SR, Precision of the Precice internal bone lengthening nail. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2014;472(12):3869-78.
  66. Schiedel FM, Vogt B, Tretow HL, et al. How precise is the Precice compared to the ISKD in intra-medullary limb lengthening? Acta Orthopaedica 2014;85(3):293–98.
  67. Shabtai L, Specht S, Standard S, et al. Internal lengthening device for congenital femoral deficiency and fibular hemimelia. Clin Orthop Relat Res 2014;472(12):3860-68.