Harvey Chim, MD

Harvey W M Chim, MD, FACS

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Publications

Technical Considerations and Clinical Applications of the Free Anterior Branch Split Latissimus Dorsi Flap.
Annals of plastic surgery
2021

Reply to letter Re: Single VAC dressing for pedicled groin flaps prior to second stage division.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
2021

Commentary on "Agonist-antagonist Myoneural Interfaces in Above-knee Amputation Preserve Distal Joint Function and Perception".
Annals of surgery
2021

To Tie or Not to Tie: A Systematic Review of Postaxial Polydactyly and Outcomes of Suture Ligation Versus Surgical Excision.
Hand (New York, N.Y.)
2020

Single vac dressing for pedicled groin flaps prior to second stage division.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
2020

Reconstruction of Wassel IV-D radial polydactyly with a boot-shaped neurovascular island flap: A Consecutive series of 91 thumbs.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
2020

Microbiota composition in bilateral healthy breast tissue and breast tumors.
Cancer causes & control : CCC
2020

Harvey Chim replies to Drs Li and Pereira.
The Journal of hand surgery
2020

Function-Sparing Free Split Latissimus Dorsi Flap for Lower-Extremity Reconstruction: Five-Year Consecutive Single-Surgeon Series.
The Journal of bone and joint surgery. American volume
2020

Dynamic Hand Pain from Generalized Skin Tightness Treated with First Webspace Release and Resurfacing.
Journal of hand and microsurgery
2020

Complete Transection of the Median Nerve with Distal Radius Fracture: A Case Report.
JBJS case connector
2020

The Use of Botulinum Toxin Injection for Brachial Plexus Birth Injuries: A Systematic Review of the Literature.
Hand (New York, N.Y.)
2019

Result of modified Outerbridge-Kashiwagi procedure for elbow flexion contractures in brachial plexus birth injury.
The Journal of hand surgery, European volume
2019

Preoperative Hypoglycemia Increases Infection Risk After Trigger Finger Injection and Release.
Annals of plastic surgery
2019

Analysis of Epineurial Lidocaine Injection for Nerve Transfers in a Rat Sciatic Nerve Model.
The Journal of hand surgery
2019

Analysis of Causes for Congenital Ulnar Deviated Thumbs at the Distal Phalanx Level in 157 Thumbs.
The Journal of hand surgery
2019

Salvaging the Unavoidable: A Review of Complications in Pediatric Tissue Expansion.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2018

Preoperative Hypoglycemia and Hyperglycemia Are Related to Postoperative Infection Rates in Implant-Based Breast Reconstruction.
The Journal of surgical research
2018

Patterns of Complex Carpal Injuries in the Hand from Fireworks.
Journal of hand and microsurgery
2018

Immediate application of vacuum assisted closure dressing over free muscle flaps in the lower extremity does not compromise flap survival and results in decreased flap thickness.
Archives of plastic surgery
2018

Endoscopic versus Open In Situ Cubital Tunnel Release: A Systematic Review of the Literature and Meta-Analysis of 655 Patients.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2018

Economic benefit of carpal tunnel release in the Medicare patient population.
Neurosurgical focus
2018

Complications in Surgery for Brachial Plexus Birth Injury: Avoidance and Treatment.
The Journal of hand surgery
2018

Trends in open and endoscopic carpal tunnel release utilization in the Medicare patient population.
The Journal of surgical research
2017

Trends in Open and Endoscopic Cubital Tunnel Release in the Medicare Patient Population.
Hand (New York, N.Y.)
2017

Soft Tissue Reconstruction of Complete Circumferential Defects of the Upper Extremity.
Archives of plastic surgery
2017

Single-Stage Separation of 3- and 4-Finger Incomplete Simple Syndactyly With Contiguous Gull Wing Flaps: A Technique to Minimize or Avoid Skin Grafting.
The Journal of hand surgery
2017

Reconstruction of combined thumb amputation at the metacarpal base level and index amputation at the metacarpal level with pollicization and bilateral double toe composite transfer.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
2017

Pedicled Temporalis Muscle Flap for Craniofacial Reconstruction: A 35-Year Clinical Experience with 366 Flaps.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2017

Osteocutaneous radial forearm free flap with bone perfused through anomalous flexor carpi radialis brevis muscle.
The Journal of hand surgery, European volume
2017

Intravenous Glomus Tumor Masquerading as Lateral Antebrachial Cutaneous Neuroma.
Hand (New York, N.Y.)
2017

Heterotopic Intracranial Skin Presenting as Chronic Draining Sinus After Remote Craniotomy.
World neurosurgery
2017

Hand and Wrist Anatomy and Biomechanics: A Comprehensive Guide.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2017

Distraction Lengthening Following Vascularized Second Toe Transfer for Isolated Middle Finger Reconstruction.
The Journal of hand surgery
2017

Complications and Outcomes of One-Bone Forearm Reconstruction.
Hand (New York, N.Y.)
2017

Predictors of Success in Furlow Palatoplasty for Submucous Clefts: An Experience with 91 Consecutive Patients.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2016

Persistent Median Artery Crossing and Continuing Distally as Ulnar Artery: Case Report.
The Journal of hand surgery
2016

Modified Great Toe Wraparound Flap with Preservation of Plantar Triangular Flap for Reconstruction of Degloving Injuries of the Thumb and Fingers: Long-Term Follow-Up.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2016

Immediate pedicled gracilis flap in radial forearm flap phalloplasty for transgender male patients to reduce urinary fistula.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
2016

A staging system for gluteal foreign body reaction to injectables.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
2016

Triceps motor branch transfer for isolated traumatic pediatric axillary nerve injuries.
Journal of neurosurgery. Pediatrics
2015

Soft tissue coverage of the mangled upper extremity.
Seminars in plastic surgery
2015

Simplified technique for making a straight subciliary incision.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
2015

Reply to letter: "propranolol: a novel antihemangioma agent with multiple potential mechanisms of action".
Annals of surgery
2015

Reconstruction of open wounds as a complication of spinal surgery with flaps: a systematic review.
Neurosurgical focus
2015

Innervated Digital Artery Perforator Propeller Flap for Reconstruction of Lateral Oblique Fingertip Defects.
The Journal of hand surgery
2015

Double-Opposing Z-Palatoplasty for Secondary Surgical Management of Velopharyngeal Incompetence in the Absence of a Primary Furlow Palatoplasty.
The Cleft palate-craniofacial journal : official publication of the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association
2015

Delayed treatment of unstable proximal interphalangeal joint fracture-dislocations with a dynamic external fixator.
Injury
2015

Complications related to radial artery occlusion, radial artery harvest, and arterial lines.
Hand clinics
2015

Approach to complex upper extremity injury: an algorithm.
Seminars in plastic surgery
2015

Wrist essentials: the diagnosis and management of scapholunate ligament injuries.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2014

Virtual surgical planning in craniofacial surgery.
Seminars in plastic surgery
2014

Vascularized composite allotransplant in the realm of regenerative plastic surgery.
Mayo Clinic proceedings
2014

Update on the surgical treatment for rheumatoid arthritis of the wrist and hand.
Journal of hand therapy : official journal of the American Society of Hand Therapists
2014

Three-dimensional preoperative virtual planning and template use for surgical correction of craniosynostosis.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
2014

Soft tissue coverage of the upper extremity: an overview.
Hand clinics
2014

Reconstruction of pediatric brachial plexus injuries with nerve grafts and nerve transfers.
The Journal of hand surgery
2014

Reconstruction following partial and total sacrectomy defects: an analysis of outcomes and complications.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
2014

Hand flaps.
Hand clinics
2014

Free functioning gracilis transfer for traumatic brachial plexus injuries in children.
The Journal of hand surgery
2014

Electron microscopic and proteomic comparison of terminal branches of the trigeminal nerve in patients with and without migraine headaches.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2014

Aesthetic design of skin-sparing mastectomy incisions for immediate autologous tissue breast reconstruction in asian women.
Archives of plastic surgery
2014

The role of different methods of nerve ablation in prevention of neuroma.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2013

Challenges in replantation of complex amputations.
Seminars in plastic surgery
2013

The effects of neoadjuvant and adjuvant chemotherapy on the surgical outcomes of breast reconstruction.
Journal of plastic, reconstructive & aesthetic surgery : JPRAS
2012

The auriculotemporal nerve in etiology of migraine headaches: compression points and anatomical variations.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2012

Survey on ventral hernias: surgeon indications, contraindications, and management of large ventral hernias.
The American surgeon
2012

Stromal-cell-derived factor (SDF) 1-alpha in combination with BMP-2 and TGF-β1 induces site-directed cell homing and osteogenic and chondrogenic differentiation for tissue engineering without the requirement for cell seeding.
Cell and tissue research
2012

Spontaneous compartment syndrome of the forearm in association with nephrotic syndrome and transient bacteremia.
Journal of surgical case reports
2012

Propranolol induces regression of hemangioma cells through HIF-1α-mediated inhibition of VEGF-A.
Annals of surgery
2012

Outcome comparison of endoscopic and transpalpebral decompression for treatment of frontal migraine headaches.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2012

Long-term outcomes of proximal row carpectomy: a systematic review of the literature.
Journal of wrist surgery
2012

Technique of olecranon bone grafting for surgical fixation of scaphoid fractures.
The Journal of hand surgery
2011

Reconstruction of acquired defects of the vagina and perineum.
Seminars in plastic surgery
2011

Penile reconstruction.
Seminars in plastic surgery
2011

Molecular signaling in pathogenesis of craniosynostosis: the role of fibroblast growth factor and transforming growth factor-β.
Neurosurgical focus
2011

Mechanical analysis of resorbable plates for long-term soft-tissue molding.
The Journal of craniofacial surgery
2011

Free tissue transfer with distraction osteogenesis is effective for limb salvage of the infected traumatized lower extremity.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2011

Discussion: Oral prednisolone for infantile hemangioma: efficacy and safety using a standardized treatment protocol.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2011

Discussion. Measuring quality of life in cleft lip and palate patients: currently available patient-reported outcomes measures.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2011

Application of micro-computed tomographic scanning to characterize patterns of murine cranial suture fusion.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2011

An evidence-based approach to craniosynostosis.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2011

Aesthetic surgery of the male genitalia.
Seminars in plastic surgery
2011

Vascularized cadaveric fibula flap for treatment of erectile dysfunction following failure of penile implants.
The journal of sexual medicine
2010

Vascular anomalies and lymphedema.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2010

The Cyrano nose: refinements in surgical technique and treatment approach to hemangiomas of the nasal tip.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2010

Reconstruction of mandibular defects.
Seminars in plastic surgery
2010

Principles of head and neck reconstruction: an algorithm to guide flap selection.
Seminars in plastic surgery
2010

Prefabricated cadaveric osseous flap results in viable bone for penile autoaugmentation.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2010

Postoperative care and monitoring of the reconstructed head and neck patient.
Seminars in plastic surgery
2010

History of the Kleeblattschädel deformity: origin of concepts and evolution of management in the past 50 years.
Neurosurgical focus
2010

Biomaterials in craniofacial surgery: experimental studies and clinical application.
The Journal of craniofacial surgery
2009

Atypical glomus tumour of the wrist: a case report.
Hand surgery : an international journal devoted to hand and upper limb surgery and related research : journal of the Asia-Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand
2009

Application-specific selection of biomaterials for pediatric craniofacial reconstruction: developing a rational approach to guide clinical use.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2009

Alternative aesthetic incisions for fixation of hand fractures.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2009

Re: multifocal deep space hand infection secondary to haematogenous spread from chronic epididymo-orchitis.
The Journal of hand surgery, European volume
2008

Open reduction and interfragmentary screw fixation for symptomatic nonunion of distal phalangeal fractures.
The Journal of hand surgery, European volume
2008

Beyond the vernacular: new sources of cells for bone tissue engineering.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2008

Optimizing the use of local muscle flaps for knee megaprosthesis coverage.
Annals of plastic surgery
2007

Managing burn victims of suicide bombing attacks: outcomes, lessons learnt, and changes made from three attacks in Indonesia.
Critical care (London, England)
2007

Fronding of the caudal helical cartilage in anterior scoring for otoplasty.
Annals of plastic surgery
2007

Five-year review of infections in a burn intensive care unit: High incidence of Acinetobacter baumannii in a tropical climate.
Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries
2007

Elbow ganglion arising from medial epicondyle pseudarthrosis.
Hand surgery : an international journal devoted to hand and upper limb surgery and related research : journal of the Asia-Pacific Federation of Societies for Surgery of the Hand
2007

Complex carpal dissociation with open, complete, and divergent trapezium, capitate, and hamate dislocation: a case report.
The Journal of hand surgery
2007

Cell guidance in tissue engineering: SDF-1 mediates site-directed homing of mesenchymal stem cells within three-dimensional polycaprolactone scaffolds.
Tissue engineering
2007

Aeromonas infection in critically ill burn patients.
Burns : journal of the International Society for Burn Injuries
2007

Human circulating peripheral blood mononuclear cells for calvarial bone tissue engineering.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2006

A comparative analysis of scaffold material modifications for load-bearing applications in bone tissue engineering.
International journal of oral and maxillofacial surgery
2006

New frontiers in calvarial reconstruction: integrating computer-assisted design and tissue engineering in cranioplasty.
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
2005

Research Interests

Tissue engineering and regenerative medicine, optimizing outcomes in peripheral nerve and brachial plexus surgery, and migraine surgery.