Dr. Lehmen's Research, Publications and Editorial Position

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  1. Howard Hughes Research Summer Intern:  Radiopharmaceutical Chemistry - (Dr. Silvia Jurisson), University of Missouri Department of Chemistry: Synthesis and Electrochemical Characterization of Rhenium Complexes, aimed at targeting tumors for potential use in diagnosis and/or therapy.

  2. Comparison of Treatments for Pediatric Femoral Shaft Fractures. Lehmen, JA; Marberry, KM; Moghadamian, ES; Anglen, JO. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Missouri

  3. Prediction of a normal sagittal T2-weighted lumbar MRI only and a normal T2-weighted lumbar MRI as a whole. Lehmen, JA. Jeffries, JT. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Missouri 

  4. Metastatic Paraganglioma of the Cervical Spine: A Case Report. Lehmen, JA; Babbel, DM; Choma, TJ. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Missouri Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2010 Mar 1;35(5):E152-4

  5. Removal Technique for Titanium cold-welded screws. Lehmen, JA; Della Rocca, GJ; Murtha, YM; Crist, BD. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Missouri. Injury, Int. J. Care Injured 42 (2011) 1377-1379.

  6. CT quantitative analysis of discectomy of Direct Lateral Interbody Fusion versus Transforaminal Interbody Fusion – an in vivo study. Lehmen, JA; Kuhns, CA. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Missouri (in submission/editing)

  7. Lumbar Spine Fusion Study comparing the clinical and radiographic outcomes of Vitoss, GraftOn, and Iliac Crest. Lehmen, JA; Wood, KB; Bono, CM; Harris, MB. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery; Harvard University (Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center).  (in study)

  8. Decision Making in Adult Scoliosis. Lehmen, JA; Wood, KB M.D. Department of Orthopaedic Surgery; Harvard Medical School (Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital). (in study)

  9. Inconsistencies between Abstracts and Manuscripts in Published papers about lumbar spine surgery. Lehmen, JA; Deering, RM, Simpson, AK; Carrier, CS; Bono, CM.  Department of Orthopaedic Surgery; Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA. Spine 2014 May 1;39(10):841-5.

  10. Economics of less invasive spinal surgery: An analysis of hospital cost differences between open and minimally invasive instrumented spinal fusion procedures during the perioperative period. Lucio, JC,  VanConia, RB, DeLuzio, KJ, Lehmen, JA, Rodgers, JA,  and Rodgers, WB. The Journal of Risk Management and Healthcare Policy 2012;5:65-74.

  11. Predictors and impact of early postoperative discharge following minimally invasive lumbar interbody fusion. Rodgers, WB, Gerber, EJ, Lehmen, JA, Rodgers, JA.  Submitted for publication

  12. MIS Lateral Spine Surgery: a systematic literature review of complications, outcomes and economics. Lehmen, JA, Gerber, EJ. European Spine Journal 2015, Apr 08; 287-313​

​Book Chapter

Lehmen JA, Rodgers WB. Minimally disruptive lateral transpsoas approach for thoracolumbar anterior interbody fusion. In: Phillips FM, Lieberman I, Polly D, eds. Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery: Surgical Techniques and Disease Management. New York, NY: Springer, 2013.


Editorial Position​

Journal of Spine and Neurosurgery; Co-Executive Editor 2013-

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