Smith, Richard A., Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Graduate Program Director
Orthopaedic Surgery &
Biomedical Engineering and Imaging

Office: E228A COLEMAN BUILDING
956 COURT AVENUE
MEMPHIS TN 381632116
Tel: (901) 448-5254
rsmith@uthsc.edu

Download My Curriculum Vitae

Publications

  1. Thompson, KM, Smith, RA, Brolin, TJ, Azar, FM, Throckmorton, TW. Liposomal bupivacaine mixture has similar pain relief and significantly fewer complications at less cost compared with indwelling interscalene catheter in total elbow arthroplasty. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 27 (12), 2257-2261, 2018.
  2. Thompson, KM, Hallock, JD, Smith, RA, Brolin, TJ, Azar, FM, Throckmorton, TW. Preoperative Narcotic Use and Inferior Outcomes After Anatomic Total Shoulder Arthroplasty: A Clinical and Radiographic Analysis. J Am Acad Orthop Surg, 2018.
  3. Nelson, CG, Brolin, TJ, Ford, MC, Smith, RA, Azar, FM, Throckmorton, TW. Five-year minimum clinical and radiographic outcomes of total shoulder arthroplasty using a hybrid glenoid component with a central porous titanium post. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 27 (8), 1462-1467, 2018.
  4. Wells, DB, Holt, AM, Smith, RA, Brolin, TJ, Azar, FM, Throckmorton, TW. Tobacco use predicts a more difficult episode of care after anatomic total shoulder arthroplasty. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 27 (1), 23-28, 2018.
  5. Weller WJ, Azzam MG, Smith RA, Azar FM, Throckmorton TW. Liposomal bupivacaine mixture has similar pain relief and significantly fewer complications at less cost compared to indwelling interscalene catheter in total shoulder arthroplasty.. J Arthroplasty., 11 (32), 3557-3562, 2017.
  6. Jew, NB, Hollins, AM, Mauck, BM, Smith, RA, Azar, FM, Miller, RH, Throckmorton, TW. Reliability testing of the Larsen and Sharp classifications for rheumatoid arthritis of the elbow. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 26 (1), 140-143, 2017.
  7. Walters, JD, Barkoh, K, Smith, RA, Azar, FM, Throckmorton, TW. Younger patients report similar activity levels to older patients after reverse total shoulder arthroplasty. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 25 (9), 1418-24, 2016.
  8. Mohapatra, A, Morshed, BI, Haggard, WO, Smith, RA. Stealth Engineering for In Vivo Drug Delivery Systems. Crit Rev Biomed Eng, 43 (5-6), 347-69, 2016.
  9. Amini, MH, Azar, FM, Wilson, BR, Smith, RA, Mauck, BM, Throckmorton, TW. Comparison of Outcomes and Costs of Tension-Band and Locking-Plate Osteosynthesis in Transverse Olecranon Fractures: A Matched-Cohort Study. Am J Orthop (Belle Mead NJ), 44 (7), E211-5, 2015.
  10. Konofaos, P, Petersen, D, Jennings, JA, Smith, RA, Doty, H, Reves, BT, Guda, T, Appleford, MR, Bumgardner, JD, Wallace, RD. Evaluation of Amniotic Multipotential Tissue Matrix to Augment Healing of Demineralized Bone Matrix in an Animal Calvarial Model. J Craniofac Surg, 26 (4), 1408-12, 2015.
  11. Amini, MH, Sykes, JB, Olson, ST, Smith, RA, Mauck, BM, Azar, FM, Throckmorton, TW. Reliability testing of two classification systems for osteoarthritis and post-traumatic arthritis of the elbow. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 24 (3), 353-7, 2015.
  12. Alley, C, Haggard, W, Smith, R. Effect of UHMWPE Particle Size, Dose, and Endotoxin on in vitro Macrophage Response. J Long Term Eff Med Implants, 24 (1), 45-56, 2014.
  13. Cusick, MC, Bonnaig, NS, Azar, FM, Mauck, BM, Smith, RA, Throckmorton, TW. Accuracy and reliability of the mayo elbow performance score. J Hand Surg Am, 39 (6), 1146-50, 2014.
  14. Mihalko, WM, Djenderedjian, L, Cheema, PS, Smith, R. Effects of gelsolin on macrophage inflammatory responses to orthopaedic implant wear debris. J Long Term Eff Med Implants, 24 (1), 57-63, 2014.
  15. Hall, JM, Azar, FM, Miller, RH, Smith, R, Throckmorton, TW. Accuracy and reliability testing of two methods to measure internal rotation of the glenohumeral joint. J Shoulder Elbow Surg, 2014.
  16. Cooper, JO, Bumgardner, JD, Cole, JA, Smith, RA, Haggard, WO. Co-cultured tissue-specific scaffolds for tendon/bone interface engineering. J Tissue Eng, 5, 2041731414542294, 2014.
  17. Zugravu, MV, Smith, RA, Reves, BT, Jennings, JA, Cooper, JO, Haggard, WO, Bumgardner, JD. Physical properties and in vitro evaluation of collagen-chitosan-calcium phosphate microparticle-based scaffolds for bone tissue regeneration. J Biomater Appl, 28 (4), 566-79, 2013.
  18. Poole, NM, Mamidanna, G, Smith, RA, Coons, LB, Cole, JA. Prostaglandin E(2) in tick saliva regulates macrophage cell migration and cytokine profile. Parasit Vectors, 6 (1), 261, 2013.
  19. Cho H, Park SH, Park K, Shim JW, Huang J, Smith R, Elder S, Min BH, Hasty KA.. Construction of a tissue-engineered annulus fibrosus.. Artif Organs, 7 (37), E131-8, 2013.
  20. Nguyen, DT, McCanless, JD, Mecwan, MM, Noblett, AP, Haggard, WO, Smith, RA, Bumgardner, JD. Balancing mechanical strength with bioactivity in chitosan-calcium phosphate 3D microsphere scaffolds for bone tissue engineering: air- vs. freeze-drying processes. J Biomater Sci Polym Ed, 24 (9), 1071-83, 2012.
  21. Schwab, LP, Marlar, J, Hasty, KA, Smith, RA. Macrophage response to high number of titanium particles is cytotoxic and COX-2 mediated and it is not affected by the particle's endotoxin content or the cleaning treatment. J Biomed Mater Res A, 99 (4), 630-7, 2011.
  22. Slominski, AT, Li, W, Bhattacharya, SK, Smith, RA, Johnson, PL, Chen, J, Nelson, KE, Tuckey, RC, Miller, D, Jiao, Y, Gu, W, Postlethwaite, AE. Vitamin D analogs 17,20S(OH)2pD and 17,20R(OH)2pD are noncalcemic and exhibit antifibrotic activity. J Invest Dermatol, 131 (5), 1167-9, 2011.
  23. Smith, RA, Hallab, NJ. In vitro macrophage response to polyethylene and polycarbonate-urethane particles. J Biomed Mater Res A, 93 (1), 347-55, 2010.
  24. Smith, RA, Maghsoodpour, A, Hallab, NJ. In vivo response to cross-linked polyethylene and polycarbonate-urethane particles. J Biomed Mater Res A, 93 (1), 227-34, 2010.
  25. Cummings, JE, Smith, RA, Heck, RK. Argon beam coagulation as adjuvant treatment after curettage of aneurysmal bone cysts: a preliminary study. Clin Orthop Relat Res, 468 (1), 231-7, 2010.
  26. Heck, RK, Pope, WD, Ahn, JI, Smith, RA, Webber, BL. Histologic evaluation of the depth of necrosis produced by argon beam coagulation: implications for use as adjuvant treatment of bone tumors. J Surg Orthop Adv, 18 (2), 69-73, 2009.
  27. Xing, Z, Schwab, LP, Alley, CF, Hasty, KA, Smith, RA. Titanium particles that have undergone phagocytosis by macrophages lose the ability to activate other macrophages. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater, 85 (1), 37-41, 2008.
  28. Xing, Z, Hasty, KA, Smith, RA. Administration of pamidronate alters bone-titanium attachment in the presence of endotoxin-coated polyethylene particles. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater, 83 (2), 354-8, 2007.
  29. Donley BG, Moore T, Sferra J, Gozdanovic J, Smith R.. The efficacy of oral nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory medication (NSAID) in the treatment of plantar fasciitis: a randomized, prospective, placebo-controlled study. Foot Ankle Int., 1 (28), 20-23, 2007.
  30. Myers, LK, Bhattacharya, SD, Herring, PA, Xing, Z, Goorha, S, Smith, RA, Bhattacharya, SK, Carbone, L, Faccio, R, Kang, AH, Ballou, LR. The isozyme-specific effects of cyclooxygenase-deficiency on bone in mice. Bone, 39 (5), 1048-52, 2006.
  31. Schwab, LP, Xing, Z, Hasty, KA, Smith, RA. Titanium particles and surface-bound LPS activate different pathways in IC-21 macrophages. J Biomed Mater Res B Appl Biomater, 79 (1), 66-73, 2006.
  32. Xing, Z, Pabst, MJ, Hasty, KA, Smith, RA. Accumulation of LPS by polyethylene particles decreases bone attachment to implants. J Orthop Res, 24 (5), 959-66, 2006.
  33. Hatori M, Kotajima S, Smith RA, Kokubun S. Ankle dislocation without accompanying malleolar fracture. A case report.. Ups J Med Sci, 2 (111), 263-268, 2006.
  34. Ahn, Jae I., Erdin, Robert A., Smith, Richard A., Canale, S. Terry, Hasty, Karen A. Chondrocyte Injection in Distraction Epiphysiolysis (Rabbit model). Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 3 (24), 355-365, 2006.
  35. Hatori M, Goto M, Tanaka K, Smith RA, Kokubun S. Neglected irreducible dislocation of the interphalangeal joint of the great toe: a case report. J Foot Ankle Surg, 4 (45), 271-274, 2006.
  36. Chhokar, VS, Sun, Y, Bhattacharya, SK, Ahokas, RA, Myers, LK, Xing, Z, Smith, RA, Gerling, IC, Weber, KT. Hyperparathyroidism and the calcium paradox of aldosteronism. Circulation, 111 (7), 871-8, 2005.
  37. Hattori, K. Hatori M, Hosaka M, Watanabe M. Smith, RA, Kokubun. Spindle Cell Lipoma Showing Biphasic Pattern. A Case Report.. Upsala J Med Sci, 110, 173-178, 2005.
  38. Chhokar, VS, Sun, Y, Bhattacharya, SK, Ahokas, RA, Myers, LK, Xing, Z, Smith, RA, Gerling, IC, Weber, KT. Loss of bone minerals and strength in rats with aldosteronism. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol, 287 (5), H2023-6, 2004.
  39. Hosaka M, Hatori M, Smith, RA, Kokubun S. Giant cell formation through fusion of cells derived from a human giant cell tumor of tendon sheath.. Journal of Orthopaedic Science, 9, 581-584, 2004.
  40. Hatori M, Miyasaka Y, Kimura I, Smith RA, Kokubun S. Field distribution of compound muscle action potentials of the calf muscles in rabbits. Ups J Med Sci, 2 (109), 131-9, 2004.
  41. Hiroshi Kato, Masahito Hatori, Shoichi Kokubun, Mika Watanabe, Richard A. Smith, Tetsuo Hotta, Akira Ogose, Tetsuro Morita, Takashi Murakami and Setsuya Aiba. CA125 Expression in Epithelioid Sarcoma. Jpn J Clin Oncol, 3 (34), 149-154, 2004.
  42. Hardison, A, Lewis, G, Daniels, AU, Smith, RA. Determination of the activation energies of and aggregate rates for exothermic physico-chemical changes in UHMWPE by isothermal heat-conduction microcalorimetry (IHCMC). Biomaterials, 24 (28), 5145-51, 2003.
  43. Kumar, A, Charlebois, SJ, Cain, EL, Smith, RA, Daniels, AU, Crates, JM. Effect of fibular plate fixation on rotational stability of simulated distal tibial fractures treated with intramedullary nailing. J Bone Joint Surg Am, 85-A (4), 604-8, 2003.
  44. Charlebois, SJ, Daniels, AU, Smith, RA. Metabolic heat production as a measure of macrophage response to particles from orthopedic implant materials. J Biomed Mater Res, 59 (1), 166-75, 2002.
  45. Smith, RA, Ingels, J, Lochemes, JJ, Dutkowsky, JP, Pifer, LL. Gamma irradiation of HIV-1. J Orthop Res, 19 (5), 815-9, 2001.
  46. Smith, RA, Rooney, MM, Lord, ST, Mosesson, MW, Gartner, TK. Evidence for new endothelial cell binding sites on fibrinogen. Thromb Haemost, 84 (5), 819-25, 2000.
  47. Smith, RA, Mosesson, MW, Daniels, AU, Gartner, TK. Adhesion of microvascular endothelial cells to metallic implant surfaces. J Mater Sci Mater Med, 11 (5), 279-85, 2000.
  48. Daniels, AU, Barnes, FH, Charlebois, SJ, Smith, RA. Macrophage cytokine response to particles and lipopolysaccharide in vitro. J Biomed Mater Res, 49 (4), 469-78, 2000.
  49. Smith, RA, Mosesson, MW, Rooney, MM, Lord, ST, Daniels, AU, Gartner, TK. The role of putative fibrinogen Aalpha-, Bbeta-, and GammaA-chain integrin binding sites in endothelial cell-mediated clot retraction. J Biol Chem, 272 (35), 22080-5, 1997.
  50. Becker, PL, Smith, RA, Williams, RS, Dutkowsky, JP. Comparison of antibiotic release from polymethylmethacrylate beads and sponge collagen. J Orthop Res, 12 (5), 737-41, 1994.
  51. Dutkowsky, JP, Smith, RA, Calandruccio, RA, Carnesale, PG. Effect of fetal thyroid hormone (RT3) on sarcoma cells in culture. J Orthop Res, 11 (3), 379-85, 1993.
  52. Prieskorn, David, Graves, Stanley C., and Smith, Richard A.. Morphometric Analysis of Plantar Plate Apparatus of the First Metatarsophalangeal Joint.. Foot and Ankle, 4 (14), 204-207, 1993.
  53. Hatori, Masahito, Dutkowsky, Joseph P., Smith, Richard A. Tissue Distribution of 125I-Labeled Fetal Thyroid Hormone in Nude Mice Xenografted with Ewing Sarcoma.. Tohoku Journal of Experimental Medicine, 167, 239-242, 1992.
  54. O'Toole, ML, Hiller, WD, Smith, RA, Sisk, TD. Overuse injuries in ultraendurance triathletes. Am J Sports Med, 17 (4), 514-8, 1989.