Kevin Lanighan

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Reinsertion of a ruptured distal biceps through a modified 2-incision approach is a well-accepted method of repair. Only 1 large series has focused specifically on the complications associated with this approach, and the authors found no instances of radioulnar synostosis. In a retrospective review of 45 consecutive cases, 12 of 45 patients (27%)(More)
The osteogenic consequences of bone marrow ablation followed by bone marrow transplantation for Hodgkin's and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma were examined. Pre- and post-transplantation iliac crest bone biopsies were reviewed for all patients undergoing transplantation at the Johns Hopkins Oncology Center between January 1981 and December 1989. Histomorphometric(More)
Because inhibitors of poly (ADP-ribose) synthetase have been found to influence DNA synthesis in some systems, the possibility that nicotinamide or isonicotinamide might potentiate the effect of bleomycin on DNA replication and repair was examined. After a 30-minute incubation with bleomycin (200 micrograms/ml), tritiated thymidine ([3H]dThd) incorporation(More)
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