Edwin G. Bovill, Jr. MD Awards

BovillDedicated to Surgeon, Edwin G Bovill, Jr. MD, (1918 - 1986) traumatologist, educator, academician, and gentleman; co-founder of the Orthopaedic Trauma Association.  This award is presented annually to the author of the most outstanding OTA Annual Meeting scientific paper. Select this link to read more about Edwin G Bovill, Jr.

 

 

2012

Operative Versus Nonoperative Treatment of Acute Dislocations of the Acromioclavicular Joint: Results of a Multicenter Randomized, Prospective Clinical Trial
Michael D. McKee, MD; Stéphane Pelet, MD, PhD, FRCSC; Milena R. Vicente, RN, CCRP; The Canadian Orthopaedic Trauma Society (COTS) Group;
St. Michael’s Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2011

Posterolateral Antiglide Versus Lateral Plating for SE Pattern Ankle Fractures: A Multicenter Randomized Control Trial
Paul Tornetta, III, MD1; Laura S. Phieffer, MD2; Clifford B. Jones, MD3; Janos P. Ertl, MD4; Brian H. Mullis, MD4; Kenneth A. Egol, MD5; Michael J. Gardner, MD6; William M. Ricci, MD6; David C. Teague, MD7; William Ertl, MD7; Cory A. Collinge, MD8; Ross K. Leighton, MD9; Ojas Joshi, MS1; 1Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA; 2Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA; 3Orthopaedic Associates of Michigan, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA;
4Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA; 5NYU Hospital for Joint Disease, New York, New York, USA; 6Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
7University of Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA; 8Orthopaedic Associates – Fort Worth, Fort Worth, Texas, USA; 9Halifax Infirmary, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Efficacy of Popliteal Block in Postoperative Pain Control After Ankle Fracture Fixation: A Prospective Randomized Study
Rachel Y. Goldstein, MD, MPH; Nicole Montero, BA; Toni M. McLaurin, MD; Kenneth A. Egol, MD; Nirmal C. Tejwani, MD; NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases, New York, New York, USA

2010

Operative versus Nonoperative Treatment of Unstable Lateral Malleolar Fractures:  A Randomized Multicenter Trial
David W. Sanders, MD; Christina A. Tieszer; Canadian Orthopedic Trauma Society; University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada

2009

Nonoperative Immediate Weightbearing of Minimally Displaced Lateral Compression Sacral Fractures Does Not Result in Displacemnt
Gillian Sembler, MD; John Lien, MD; Paul Tornetta, III, MD; Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

2008

Piriformis versus Trochanteric Antegrade Nailing of Femoral Fractures: A Prospective Randomized Study
James P. Stannard, MD (a-Smith + Nephew, Synthes);
David A. Volgas, MD (a-Biomet (Interport-Cross), Smith + Nephew, Synthes, Pfizer);Larry S. Bankston, MD (n); Jonathan K. Jennings (n);
Rena L. Stewart, MD (a-Synthes, Wyeth, OTA); Jorge E. Alonso, MD (e-Synthes The University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA

2007

A Randomized Trial of Reamed versus Non-Reamed Intramedullary Nail Insertion on Rates of Reoperation in Patients with Fractures of the Tibia.
The Study to Prospectively evaluate Reamed Intramedullary Nails in Tibial Fractures (SPRINT) Trial Co-Principal Investigators:
Mohit Bhandari*; Gordon Guyatt*; David W. Sanders#; Emil H. Schemitsch^; Marc Swiontkowski**; Paul Tornetta III##; Stephen Walter*
* McMaster Health Sciences Centre, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada , # London Health Sciences Centre / University of Western Ontario, Canada, London, Ontario, Canada
^ St. Michael's Hospital / University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
** Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA ## Boston Medical Center / Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.

2006

A Multicenter Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial of Open Reduction and Internal Fixation versus Total Elbow Arthroplasty for Displaced Intra-articular Distal Humeral Fractures in Elderly Patients
Michael D. McKee, MD, FRCS(C); Canadian Orthopaedic Trauma Society; (all authors a-OTA/Zimmer Grant) Christian J. J. Veillette, MD, FRCS(C), MSc; St. Michael’s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

2005

A Multicenter Randomized Control Trial of Non-Operative and Operative Treatment of Displaced Clavicle Shaft Fractures
Michael D. McKee, MD, FRCS(C)
; Jeremy A. Hall, MD, FRCS(C); and the Canadian Orthopaedic Trauma Association: Hans S. Kreder, MD; Robert McCormack, MD; David M.W. Pugh, MD; David Sanders, MD; Richard Buckley, MD; Emil H. Schemitsch, MD; Lisa M. Wild, RN; Scott Mandel, MD; Rudolph Reindl, MD; Edward J. Harvey, MD; Milena V. Santos, RN; Christian J. Veilette, MD; Daniel B.Whelan, MD; James P. Waddell, MD; David J.G. Stephen, MD; Terrenc, Axelrod, MD; Gregory Berry, MD; Bertrand Perey, MD; Kostas Panagiotopolus, MD; Beverly Bulmer, Mauri Zomar; Karyn Moon, Elizabeth Kimmel, Carla Erho, Elena Lakoub; Patricia Leclair; Bonnie Sobachak; Trevor Stone, MD; Lynn A. Crosby, MD; Carl J. Basamania, MD; (all authors a-OTA/DePuy Grant; Zimmer, Inc. Grant) St. Michael’s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada (OTA Administered Research Grant)

2004

The Gold Standard in Tibial Plateau Fractures? A Prospective Multicenter Randomized Study of ATBG vs. Alpha-BSM
Thomas A. Russell, MD; Ross K. Leighton, MD; Robert W. Bucholz, MD; Charles N.  Cornell, MD; Sam Agnew, MD; Robert F. Ostrum, MD; James A. Goulet, MD; B.H. Berrey, MD; Brian Davison, MD; Thomas Gruen, MS; Mark S. Vrahas, MD; Aland L. Jones, MD; Andrew Pollak, MD; Peter O'Brien, MD; Thomas F. Varecka, MD
See membership directory for author's instituions of this mulitcenter study.

2003

Note: Two Bovill Awards were presented in 2003
Previously Unrecognized Deficits after Nonoperative Treatment of Displaced, Mid-Shaft Fracture of the Clavicle Detected by Patient-Based Outcome Measures and Objective Muscle Strength Testing
Michael D. McKee, MD, FRCS (1);
Elizabeth M. Pedersen, MD (1); Lisa M. Wild, BScN (1), Emil H. Schemitsch, MD, FRCS (1); Hans J. Kreder, MD (1); David J.G. Stephen, MD, FRCS(2)
(1) St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto, Ontario Canada;
(2) Sunnybrook & Women's College Health Science Center, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Syndesmotic Instability in Weber B Ankle Fractures: A Clinical Evaluation
Paul Tornetta, III, MD;
Erik Stark, MD; William R. Creevy, MD
Boston Univ. Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts

2002    

A Randomized Controlled Trial of Closed Reduction and Casting versus Closed Reduction and External Fixation for Distal Radius Fractures with Metaphyseal Displacement but without Joint Incongruity
Hans J. Kreder, MD ; Douglas P. Hanel, MD; Julie Agel, MA; Michael D. McKee, MD, Thomas E. Trumble, MD. Harborview Medical Center,
Seattle WA

 
2001

Note: Two Bovill Awards were presented in 2001
Pertrochanteric Fractures: Is there an Advantage to an Intramedullary Nail?
Richard E. Stern, MD; Christophe Sadowski, MD; Anne Lubbeke, MD; Marc Saudan, MD; Nicolas Riand, MD; Pierre Hoffmeyer, MD, University Hospital of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
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Stress Examination of SE - Type Fibular Fractures
Timothy McConnell, MD ; Paul Tornetta, III, MD; William R. Creevy, MD, Boston University Medical Center (all authors a-Aircast Foundation)

2000

Prospective Randomized Clinical Multi-Center Trial: Operative versus Nonoperative Treatment of Displaced Intra-Articular Calcaneal Fractures
Richard E. Buckley, MD ; Robert G. McCormack, MD; Ross K. Leighton, MD; Graham C. Pate, MD; David P. Petrie, MD; Robert D. Galpin, MD

1999

The Effect of Sacral Malreduction on the Safe Placement of Iliosacral Screws
Mark C. Reilly, MD ; Christopher Bono, MD; Behrang Litkouhi, BS; Michael Sirkin, MD; Fred Behrens, MD

1998

A Prospective Comparison of Antegrade and Retrograde Femoral Intramedullary Nailing
Robert Ostrum MD ; Anamesh Agarwal, MD; Ronald Lakatos, MD; Attila Poka, MD

1997

Accelerated Bone Mineral Loss following a Hip Fracture: A Prospective Longitudinal Study
Douglas R. Dirschl, MD , Richard C. Henderson, MD, PhD; Ward C. Oakley, MD, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

1996

None Awarded

1995

Safe Placement of Proximal Tibial Transfixation Wires with Respect to Intracapsular Penetration
J. Spence Reid, MD , Mark Vanslyke; Mark J.R. Moulton; Thomas Mann, MD, Pennsylvania State, Hershey PA

1994

Compartment Pressure Monitoring in Tibial Fractures
M.M. McQueen, FRCS ; J. Christie, C. Court-Brown
Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland

1993

The Intra-operative Detection of Intraarticular Screws Placed during Acetabular Fracture Fixation
Thomas DiPasquale, DO ; Kurt Whiteman; C. McKirgan; Dolfi Herscovici

1992

The Intra-operative Detection of Intraarticular Screws Placed  during Acetabular Fracture Fixation
Thomas DiPasquale, DO ; Kurt Whiteman; C. McKirgan; Dolfi Herscovici

1991

Severe Open Tibial Shaft Fractures with Soft Tissue Loss Treated by Limb Salvage with Free Tissue Transfer or Early Below Knee Amputation
Gregory Georgiadis, MD ; Fred Behrens; M. Joyce; A. Earle

1990

Timing of Operative Intervention in the Management of Acute Spinal Injuries
J. Schlegel ; H. Yuan; B. Frederickson; J. Bailey