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Tosi, Laura

TitleAssociate Professor
InstitutionChildrens National Medical Center
DepartmentOrthopaedic Surgery and Sports Medicine
Address111 Michigan Ave NW
Washington DC 20010
Phone(202) 4764063
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    1. Bunta AD, Edwards BJ, Macaulay WB, Jeray KJ, Tosi LL, Jones CB, Sietsema DL, Kaufman JD, Murphy SA, Song J, Goulet JA, Friedlaender GE, Swiontkowski MF, Dirschl DR. Own the Bone, a System-Based Intervention, Improves Osteoporosis Care After Fragility Fractures. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2016 Dec 21; 98(24):e109. PMID: 28002377.
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    2. Many GM, Kendrick Z, Deschamps CL, Sprouse C, Tosi LL, Devaney JM, Gordish-Dressman H, Barfield W, Hoffman EP, Houmard JA, Pescatello LS, Vogel HJ, Shearer J, Hittel DS. Genetic characterization of physical activity behaviours in university students enrolled in kinesiology degree programs. Appl Physiol Nutr Metab. 2017 Mar; 42(3):278-284. PMID: 28177749.
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    3. Boyce AM, Collins MT, Tosi LL, Gafni RI. A Subtrochanteric Femoral Stress Fracture following Bisphosphonate Treatment in an Adolescent Girl. Horm Res Paediatr. 2017; 87(1):69-72. PMID: 27379824.
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    4. Tosi LL, Oetgen ME, Floor MK, Huber MB, Kennelly AM, McCarter RJ, Rak MF, Simmonds BJ, Simpson MD, Tucker CA, McKiernan FE. Initial report of the osteogenesis imperfecta adult natural history initiative. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2015 Nov 14; 10:146. PMID: 26578084; PMCID: PMC4650321.
    5. Sprouse C, Tosi LL, Gordish-Dressman H, Abdel-Ghani MS, Panchapakesan K, Niederberger B, Devaney JM, Kelly KR. CK-MM Polymorphism is Associated With Physical Fitness Test Scores in Military Recruits. Mil Med. 2015 Sep; 180(9):1001-5. PMID: 26327553.
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    6. Jepsen KJ, Lane NE, Healey JH, Tosi LL. Editorial Comment: Symposium: Sex Differences in Musculoskeletal Disease and Science. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2015 Aug; 473(8):2474-8. PMID: 26077610; PMCID: PMC4488225.
    7. Tosi LL, Warman ML. Mechanistic and therapeutic insights gained from studying rare skeletal diseases. Bone. 2015 Jul; 76:67-75. PMID: 25819040.
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    8. Albert JS, Bhattacharyya N, Wolfe LA, Bone WP, Maduro V, Accardi J, Adams DR, Schwartz CE, Norris J, Wood T, Gafni RI, Collins MT, Tosi LL, Markello TC, Gahl WA, Boerkoel CF. Impaired osteoblast and osteoclast function characterize the osteoporosis of Snyder - Robinson syndrome. Orphanet J Rare Dis. 2015 Mar 07; 10:27. PMID: 25888122; PMCID: PMC4428506.
    9. Sprouse C, Gordish-Dressman H, Orkunoglu-Suer EF, Lipof JS, Moeckel-Cole S, Patel RR, Adham K, Larkin JS, Hubal MJ, Kearns AK, Clarkson PM, Thompson PD, Angelopoulos TJ, Gordon PM, Moyna NM, Pescatello LS, Visich PS, Zoeller RF, Hoffman EP, Tosi LL, Devaney JM. Response to Comment on Sprouse et al. SLC30A8 nonsynonymous variant is associated with recovery following exercise and skeletal muscle size and strength. Diabetes 2014;63:363-368. Diabetes. 2014 May; 63(5):e9-e10. PMID: 24757210.
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    10. Keppler-Noreuil KM, Sapp JC, Lindhurst MJ, Parker VE, Blumhorst C, Darling T, Tosi LL, Huson SM, Whitehouse RW, Jakkula E, Grant I, Balasubramanian M, Chandler KE, Fraser JL, Gucev Z, Crow YJ, Brennan LM, Clark R, Sellars EA, Pena LD, Krishnamurty V, Shuen A, Braverman N, Cunningham ML, Sutton VR, Tasic V, Graham JM, Geer J, Henderson A, Semple RK, Biesecker LG. Clinical delineation and natural history of the PIK3CA-related overgrowth spectrum. Am J Med Genet A. 2014 Jul; 164A(7):1713-33. PMID: 24782230; PMCID: PMC4320693.
    11. Balasubramanian A, Tosi LL, Lane JM, Dirschl DR, Ho PR, O'Malley CD. Declining rates of osteoporosis management following fragility fractures in the U.S., 2000 through 2009. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2014 Apr 02; 96(7):e52. PMID: 24695929.
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    12. Boyce AM, Tosi LL, Paul SM. Bisphosphonate treatment for children with disabling conditions. PM R. 2014 May; 6(5):427-36. PMID: 24368091; PMCID: PMC4037384.
    13. Sprouse C, Gordish-Dressman H, Orkunoglu-Suer EF, Lipof JS, Moeckel-Cole S, Patel RR, Adham K, Larkin JS, Hubal MJ, Kearns AK, Clarkson PM, Thompson PD, Angelopoulos TJ, Gordon PM, Moyna NM, Pescatello LS, Visich PS, Zoeller RF, Hoffman EP, Tosi LL, Devaney JM. SLC30A8 nonsynonymous variant is associated with recovery following exercise and skeletal muscle size and strength. Diabetes. 2014 Jan; 63(1):363-8. PMID: 24101675.
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    14. Sprouse C, Tosi L, Stapleton E, Gropman AL, Mitchell FL, Peret R, Sadeghin T, Haskell K, Samango-Sprouse CA. Musculoskeletal anomalies in a large cohort of boys with 49, XXXXY. Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet. 2013 Feb 15; 163C(1):44-9. PMID: 23359596.
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    15. Boyan BD, Hart DA, Enoka RM, Nicolella DP, Resnick E, Berkley KJ, Sluka KA, Kwoh CK, Tosi LL, O'Connor MI, Coutts RD, Kohrt WM. Hormonal modulation of connective tissue homeostasis and sex differences in risk for osteoarthritis of the knee. Biol Sex Differ. 2013 Feb 04; 4(1):3. PMID: 23374322; PMCID: PMC3583799.
    16. Boyan BD, Tosi LL, Coutts RD, Enoka RM, Hart DA, Nicolella DP, Berkley KJ, Sluka KA, Kwoh CK, O'Connor MI, Kohrt WM, Resnick E. Addressing the gaps: sex differences in osteoarthritis of the knee. Biol Sex Differ. 2013 Feb 04; 4(1):4. PMID: 23374401; PMCID: PMC3571922.
    17. Ottolini K, Harris AB, Amling JK, Kennelly AM, Phillips LA, Tosi LL. Wound care challenges in children and adults with spina bifida: an open-cohort study. J Pediatr Rehabil Med. 2013; 6(1):1-10. PMID: 23481886.
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    18. Nicolella DP, O'Connor MI, Enoka RM, Boyan BD, Hart DA, Resnick E, Berkley KJ, Sluka KA, Kwoh CK, Tosi LL, Coutts RD, Havill LM, Kohrt WM. Mechanical contributors to sex differences in idiopathic knee osteoarthritis. Biol Sex Differ. 2012 Dec 23; 3(1):28. PMID: 23259740; PMCID: PMC3560206.
    19. Sluka KA, Berkley KJ, O'Connor MI, Nicolella DP, Enoka RM, Boyan BD, Hart DA, Resnick E, Kwoh CK, Tosi LL, Coutts RD, Kohrt WM. Neural and psychosocial contributions to sex differences in knee osteoarthritic pain. Biol Sex Differ. 2012 Dec 17; 3(1):26. PMID: 23244577; PMCID: PMC3583673.
    20. Boyan BD, Tosi L, Coutts R, Enoka R, Hart DA, Nicolella DP, Berkley K, Sluka K, Kwoh K, O'Connor MI, Kohrt W. Sex differences in osteoarthritis of the knee. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2012 Oct; 20(10):668-9. PMID: 23027696.
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    21. Ryan LM, Teach SJ, Singer SA, Wood R, Freishtat R, Wright JL, McCarter R, Tosi L, Chamberlain JM. Bone mineral density and vitamin D status among African American children with forearm fractures. Pediatrics. 2012 Sep; 130(3):e553-60. PMID: 22926174; PMCID: PMC3428759.
    22. Ryan LM, Chamberlain JM, Singer SA, Wood R, Tosi LL, Freishtat RJ, Gordish-Dressman H, Teach SJ, Devaney JM. Genetic influences on vitamin D status and forearm fracture risk in African American children. J Investig Med. 2012 Aug; 60(6):902-6. PMID: 22613962; PMCID: PMC3404230.
    23. Lindhurst MJ, Parker VE, Payne F, Sapp JC, Rudge S, Harris J, Witkowski AM, Zhang Q, Groeneveld MP, Scott CE, Daly A, Huson SM, Tosi LL, Cunningham ML, Darling TN, Geer J, Gucev Z, Sutton VR, Tziotzios C, Dixon AK, Helliwell T, O'Rahilly S, Savage DB, Wakelam MJ, Barroso I, Biesecker LG, Semple RK. Mosaic overgrowth with fibroadipose hyperplasia is caused by somatic activating mutations in PIK3CA. Nat Genet. 2012 Jun 24; 44(8):928-33. PMID: 22729222; PMCID: PMC3461408.
    24. Singer SA, Chamberlain JM, Tosi L, Teach SJ, Ryan LM. Association between upper extremity fractures and weight status in children. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011 Aug; 27(8):717-22. PMID: 21811198; PMCID: PMC3152692.
    25. Shams J, Spitzer AB, Kennelly AM, Tosi LL. Bone quality: educational tools for patients, physicians, and educators. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2011 Aug; 469(8):2248-59. PMID: 21400004; PMCID: PMC3126939.
    26. Lindhurst MJ, Sapp JC, Teer JK, Johnston JJ, Finn EM, Peters K, Turner J, Cannons JL, Bick D, Blakemore L, Blumhorst C, Brockmann K, Calder P, Cherman N, Deardorff MA, Everman DB, Golas G, Greenstein RM, Kato BM, Keppler-Noreuil KM, Kuznetsov SA, Miyamoto RT, Newman K, Ng D, O'Brien K, Rothenberg S, Schwartzentruber DJ, Singhal V, Tirabosco R, Upton J, Wientroub S, Zackai EH, Hoag K, Whitewood-Neal T, Robey PG, Schwartzberg PL, Darling TN, Tosi LL, Mullikin JC, Biesecker LG. A mosaic activating mutation in AKT1 associated with the Proteus syndrome. N Engl J Med. 2011 Aug 18; 365(7):611-9. PMID: 21793738; PMCID: PMC3170413.
    27. Neuman MD, Kennelly AM, Tosi LL. Breakout session: Sex/Gender and racial/ethnic disparities in the care of osteoporosis and fragility fractures. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2011 Jul; 469(7):1936-40. PMID: 21424834; PMCID: PMC3111803.
    28. Tosi LL, Sapp JC, Allen ES, O'Keefe RJ, Biesecker LG. Assessment and management of the orthopedic and other complications of Proteus syndrome. J Child Orthop. 2011 Oct; 5(5):319-27. PMID: 23024722; PMCID: PMC3179535.
    29. Devaney JM, Gordish-Dressman H, Harmon BT, Bradbury MK, Devaney SA, Harris TB, Thompson PD, Clarkson PM, Price TB, Angelopoulos TJ, Gordon PM, Moyna NM, Pesca LS, VIsich PS, Zoeller RF, Seip RL, Seo J, Kim BH, Tosi LL, Garcia M, Li R, Zmuda J, Delmonico MJ, Lindsay RS, Howard BV, Kraus WE, Hoffman EP. AKT1 polymorphisms are associated with risk for metabolic syndrome. Hum Genet. 2011 Feb; 129(2):129-39. PMID: 21061022; PMCID: PMC3020305.
    30. Harmon BT, Orkunoglu-Suer EF, Adham K, Larkin JS, Gordish-Dressman H, Clarkson PM, Thompson PD, Angelopoulos TJ, Gordon PM, Moyna NM, Pescatello LS, Visich PS, Zoeller RF, Hubal MJ, Tosi LL, Hoffman EP, Devaney JM. CCL2 and CCR2 variants are associated with skeletal muscle strength and change in strength with resistance training. J Appl Physiol (1985). 2010 Dec; 109(6):1779-85. PMID: 20947712; PMCID: PMC3006412.
    31. Ryan LM, Brandoli C, Freishtat RJ, Wright JL, Tosi L, Chamberlain JM. Prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency in African American children with forearm fractures: a preliminary study. J Pediatr Orthop. 2010 Mar; 30(2):106-9. PMID: 20179554; PMCID: PMC2847369.
    32. Tosi LL, Maher N, Moore DW, Goldstein M, Aisen ML. Adults with cerebral palsy: a workshop to define the challenges of treating and preventing secondary musculoskeletal and neuromuscular complications in this rapidly growing population. Dev Med Child Neurol. 2009 Oct; 51 Suppl 4:2-11. PMID: 19740204.
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    33. Devaney JM, Tosi LL, Fritz DT, Gordish-Dressman HA, Jiang S, Orkunoglu-Suer FE, Gordon AH, Harmon BT, Thompson PD, Clarkson PM, Angelopoulos TJ, Gordon PM, Moyna NM, Pescatello LS, Visich PS, Zoeller RF, Brandoli C, Hoffman EP, Rogers MB. Differences in fat and muscle mass associated with a functional human polymorphism in a post-transcriptional BMP2 gene regulatory element. J Cell Biochem. 2009 Aug 15; 107(6):1073-82. PMID: 19492344; PMCID: PMC4147943.
    34. Gehrig LM, Collinge C, Kaufman J, Lane JM, O'Connor MI, Tosi LL. Osteoporosis: management and densitometry for orthopaedic surgeons. Instr Course Lect. 2009; 58:805-15. PMID: 19385588.
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    35. Contractor D, Amling J, Brandoli C, Tosi LL. Negative pressure wound therapy with reticulated open cell foam in children: an overview. J Orthop Trauma. 2008 Nov-Dec; 22(10 Suppl):S167-76. PMID: 19034165.
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    36. Tosi LL, Gliklich R, Kannan K, Koval KJ. The American Orthopaedic Association's "own the bone" initiative to prevent secondary fractures. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2008 Jan; 90(1):163-73. PMID: 18171971.
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    37. Gordon CM, Bachrach LK, Carpenter TO, Crabtree N, El-Hajj Fuleihan G, Kutilek S, Lorenc RS, Tosi LL, Ward KA, Ward LM, Kalkwarf HJ. Dual energy X-ray absorptiometry interpretation and reporting in children and adolescents: the 2007 ISCD Pediatric Official Positions. J Clin Densitom. 2008 Jan-Mar; 11(1):43-58. PMID: 18442752.
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    38. Tosi LL, Boyan BD, Boskey AL. Does sex matter in musculoskeletal health? A workshop report. Orthop Clin North Am. 2006 Oct; 37(4):523-9. PMID: 17141008.
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    39. Boden SD, Einhorn TA, Morgan TS, Tosi LL, Weinstein JN. An AOA critical issue. The future of the orthopaedic surgeon-proceduralist or keeper of the musculoskeletal system? J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2005 Dec; 87(12):2812-21. PMID: 16322633.
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    40. Tosi LL, Boyan BD, Boskey AL. Does sex matter in musculoskeletal health? The influence of sex and gender on musculoskeletal health. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2005 Jul; 87(7):1631-47. PMID: 15995134.
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    41. Tosi LL, Kyle RF. Fragility fractures: the fall and decline of bone health. Commentary on "Interventions to improve osteoporosis treatment following hip fracture" by Gardner et Al. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2005 Jan; 87(1):1-2. PMID: 15634807.
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    42. Bouxsein ML, Kaufman J, Tosi L, Cummings S, Lane J, Johnell O. Recommendations for optimal care of the fragility fracture patient to reduce the risk of future fracture. J Am Acad Orthop Surg. 2004 Nov-Dec; 12(6):385-95. PMID: 15615504.
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