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Randall T. Loder M.D.

Clinical Interests:
Pediatric orthopaedics with special interest in scoliosis, pediatric hip disorders (hip dislocation, Perthes' disease, slipped capital femoral epiphysis), clubfoot, and cerebral palsy.

Research Interests: 
Slipped capital femoral epiphysis, children's fractures and injury, demographics of pediatric orthopaedic conditions, and orthopaedic measurement.

Board Certification: 
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, July 1988
Recertified by the American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, 1995

Education:
MD: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis , Missouri
Residency:  Medical College of Ohio , Toledo , Ohio
Fellowship: Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Crippled Children, Dallas , Texas

Honors, Awards and Recognitions:
Listed in "Guide to America 's Top Surgeons, 2002", published by Consumer's Research Council of America, 2002-2003 edition.
Selected as one of the Best Doctors in America , 2003-2004.
Red Shoes Award, Riley Children's Hospital, December 1, 2004

Current Academic Appointments:
Feb 2003 - George J. Garceau Professor of Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery,
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Indiana University , School of Medicine 46202
Feb 2005 - Vice Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine
Director, Orthopaedic Residency Program, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Indiana University School of Medicine

Appointment Scheduling:
317-274-2500

  1. Sista, H.S., Loder, R.T. , and Caruthers, M.H.: Studies on Gene Control X: The Effect of Specific Adenine-Thymine Transversions on the lac Repressor-lac Operator Interaction. Nucleic Acids Research, 6(7):2853, 1979.
  2. Loder, R.T. , Birch, J.G., and Johnston, C.E., II: Concomitant Discitis and Spondylolisthesis at Adjacent Lumbar Vertebrae. Orthopaedics 9(2):283-285, 1986.
  3. Loder, R.T. , and Herring, J.A.: Fibular Transfer for Congenital Absence of the Tibia: A Reassessment. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 7(1):8-13, 1987.
  4. Loder, R.T. : Pediatric Polytrauma: Orthopaedic Care and Hospital Course. J. Orthop. Trauma, 1(1):48-54, 1987.
  5. Loder, R.T. , and Johnston , C.E. II: Infantile Tibia Vara. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 7(6):639-646, 1987.
  6. Loder, R.T. , and Herring, J.A.: Disarticulation of the Knee in Children: A Functional Assessment. J. Bone Joint Surg., 69-A(8):1155-1160, October, 1987.
  7. Loder, R.T. : The Influence of Diabetes Mellitus on the Healing of Closed Fractures. Clin. Orthop. Rel. Res., 232:210-216, July, l988.
  8. Loder, R.T. , Robinson, J.H., Jackson , W.T., and Allen, D.J.: A Surface Ultrastructure Study of Ganglia and Digital Mucous Cysts. J. Hand Surg., 13A(5):758-762, September, 1988.
  9. Loder, R.T. , Lee, C.L., and Richards, B.S.: The Orthopaedic Aspects of Rett Syndrome: A Multicenter Review. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 9(5):557-562, 1989.
  10. An, H.S., and Loder, R.T. : Intra-articular Entrapment of a Displaced Olecranon Fracture. A Case Report. Orthopaedics, 12(2):289-291, 1989.
  11. Loder, R.T. , Aronson, D.D., and Bollinger, R.O.: Seasonal Variation of Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis. J. Bone Joint Surg., 72-A(3):378-381, 1990.
  12. Loder, R.T. , and Dayioglu , N.M. : The Association of Congenital Vertebral Malformations with Bladder and Cloacal Exstrophy. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 10(3):389-93, 1990.
  13. Loder, R.T. , Shapiro, P., Towbin, R., and Aronson, D.D.: Aortic Anatomy in Children with Myelomeningocele and Congenital Lumbar Kyphosis. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 11(1):31-35, 1991.
  14. Stucky, W., and Loder, R.T. : Extremity Gunshot Wounds in Children. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 11(1):64-71, 1991.
  15. Loder, R.T. , Schaffer, J.J., and Bardenstein, M.B.: Late Onset Tibia Vara. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 11(2):162-167, 1991.
  16. Loder, R.T. , and Bookout, C.:  Fracture Patterns in Battered Children.  J. Orthop. Trauma, 5(5):428-433, 1991.
  17. Loder, R.T., Thompson G.J., and LaMont, R.L.:  Spinal Cord Monitoring in Patients with Non-Idiopathic Spinal Deformities Using Somatosensory Evoked Potentials.  Spine, 16(12):1359-1365, 1991.
  18. Aronson, D.D., and Loder, R.T.:  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis in Black Children.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 12(1):74-79, 1992.
  19. Loder, R.T. , Harbuz, A., Aronson, D.D., and Lee, C.L.:  Migration of the Adductor Tendon in Children With Cerebral Palsy Undergoing Posterior Adductor Transfer.  Dev. Med. Child Neurol., 34(1):49-54, 1992. 
  20. Loder, R.T.:  The Orthopaedic Aspects of Children with Infectious (CNS) Postnatal Cerebral Palsy.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 12(4):527-533, 1992.
  21. Loder, R.T., Guiboux, J.-P., Bloom, D. A., and Hensinger, R. N.:  Musculoskeletal Aspects of the Prune Belly Syndrome:  Description and Pathogenesis.  Am. J. Dis. Child., 146(10):1224-1229, 1992.
  22. Rogalski, R., Hensinger, R., and Loder, R.T. :  Vascular Abnormalities of the Extremities:  Clinical Findings and Management.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 13(1):9-14, 1993.
  23. Freiberg, A.A., Graziano, G.P., Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.:  Metastatic Vertebral Disease in Children.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 13(2):148-153, 1993.
  24. Loder, R.T. , and Guiboux, J-P.:  Musculoskeletal Involvement in Children with Gastroschisis and Omphalocele.  J. Pediatr. Surg., 28(4):584-590, 1993.
  25. Loder, R.T. , Farley, F.A., Herzenberg, J.E., Hensinger, R.N., and Kuhn, J.L.:  The Narrow Window of Bone Age in Children with Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 13(3):290-293, 1993.
  26. Loder, R.T. , Schwartz, E.M., and Hensinger, R.N.:  Behavioral Characteristics of Children with Legg-Calvé-Perthes Disease.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 13(5):598-601, 1993.
  27. Loder, R.T. , Richards, B.S., Shapiro, P.S., Reznick, L.R., and Aronson, D.D.:  Acute Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis:  the Importance of Physeal Stability.  J. Bone Joint Surg., 75-A(8):1134-1140, 1993.
  28. Loder, R.T. , Aronson, D.D., and Greenfield, M.L.:  The Epidemiology of Bilateral Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphyses.  A Study of Children in Michigan.  J. Bone Joint Surg., 75-A(8):1141-1147, 1993.
  29. Loder, R.T. , Karol, L., and Johnson, S.:  The Influence of Pelvic Osteotomy on Birth Canal Size.  Arch. Orthop. Trauma Surg., 112(5):210-214, 1993.
  30. Loder, R.T. , Estle, D.E., Morrison, K., Eggleston, D., Fish, D.N., Greenfield, M.L., and Guire, K.E.:  Applicability of the Greulich and Pyle Skeletal Age Standards for Black and White Children of Today.  Am. J. Dis. Child. 147:1329-1333, 1993.
  31. Freiberg, A.A., Loder, R.T. , Heidelberger, K.P., and Hensinger, R.N.:  Aneurysmal Bone Cysts in Young Children.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 14(1):86-91, 1994.
  32. Kibiloski, L.J., Doane, R.M., Karol, L.A., Haut R.C., and Loder, R.T. :  Biomechanical Analysis of Single versus Double Screw Fixation in Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis at Physiological Load Levels.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 14(5):627-630, 1994.
  33. Loder, R.T. , Warschausky, S., Schwartz, E.M., Hensinger, R.N., and Greenfield, M.L.:  The Psycho-Social Profile of Children with Fractures.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 15(1):41-46, 1995.
  34. Loder, R.T. , Farley, F.A., Herring, J.A., Schork, M.A., Shur, M.S.:  Bone Age Determination in Children with Legg-Calvé-Perthes Disease:  A Comparison of Two Methods.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 15(1):90-94, 1995.
  35. Loder, R.T. :  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis in Children.  Current Opinion in Pediatrics, 7(1):95-97, 1995.
  36. Kuhn, J. E., Louis, D. S., and Loder, R.T. :  Divergent Single-Column Fractures of the Distal Part of the Humerus.  J. Bone Joint Surg. [Am.], 77-A(4):538-542, 1995.
  37. Yashar, A., Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.:  Determination of Skeletal Age in Children with Osgood-Schlatter's Disease by Using Radiographs of the Knee.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 15(3):298-301, 1995.
  38. Loder, R.T. , Wittenberg, B., and DeSilva, G.:  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Associated with Endocrine Disorders.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 15(3):349-356, 1995.
  39. Hilibrand, A.S., Tannenbaum, D., Graziano, G.P., Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.:   The Sagittal Alignment of the Cervical Spine in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 15(5):627-632, 1995.
  40. Loder, R.T. , Farley, F.A., and Hensinger, R.N.:  Physeal Slope in Legg-Calvé-Perthes Disease.  J. Bone Joint Surg. [Br.], 77-B(5):736-738, 1995.
  41. Loder, R.T. , Urquhart, A., Steen, H., Graziano, G., Hensinger, R.N., Schlesinger, A., Schork, M.A., and Shyr, Y.:  Variability in Cobb Angle Measurements in Children with Congenital Scoliosis.  J. Bone Joint Surg. [Br.], 77-B(5):768-770, 1995.
  42. Dormans, J.P., Crawford, A.H., Loder R.T., and Robertson, W.W., Jr.:  Symposium:  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.  Cont. Orthop., 31:369-378, 1995.
  43. Loder, R.T. , and with 47 coinvestigators from 33 centers and 6 continents:  The Demographics of Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis:  An International Multicenter Study.  Clin. Orthop. Rel. Res., 322:8-27, 1996.
  44. Loder, R.T. , and with 47 coinvestigators from 33 centers and 6 continents:  A Worldwide Study on the Seasonal Variation of Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.  Clin. Orthop. Rel. Res., 322:28-36, 1996.
  45. Aronsson, D.D., and Loder, R.T. :  Treatment of the Unstable (Acute) Slip.  Clin. Orthop. Rel. Res., 322:99-110, 1996.
  46. Hurley, J., Betz, R., Gardner, B., Loder, R.T. , Busch, M., Ward, T., Alburger, P., Clancy, M., and Steel, H.: Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.  The Prevalence of Late Contralateral Slip.  J. Bone Joint Surg. [Am.], 78-A(2):226-229, 1996.
  47. Loder, R.T. :  Skull Thickness and Halo Pin Placement in Children:  The Effects of Race, Gender, and Laterality.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 16(3):340-343, 1996.
  48. Hilibrand, A.S., Blakemore, L.C., Loder, R.T. , Greenfield, M.L., Farley, F.A., Hensinger, R.N., and Hariharan, M.:  The Role of Melatonin in the Pathogenesis of Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis.  Spine, 21(10):1140-1146, 1996.
  49. Blakemore, L.C., Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.:  Role of Intentional Abuse in Children 1 to 5 Years Old with Isolated Femoral Shaft Fractures.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 16(5):585-588, 1996.
  50. Ortega, R., Loder, R.T. , and Louis, D.S.:  Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Forearm Fractures in Children.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 16(5):651-654, 1996.
  51. Farley, F.A., Senunas, L., Greenfield, M.L., Warschausky, S., Loder, R.T. , Kewman, D.G., and Hensinger, R.N.: Lower Extremity Lawn Mower Injuries in Children.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 16(5):669-672, 1996.
  52. Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.:  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Associated with Renal  Osteodystrophy. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 17(2):205-211, 1997.
  53. Loder, R.T. , Swinford, A.E., and Kuhns, L.R.:  The Use of Helical Computed Tomographic Scan to Assess Bony Physeal Bridges.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 17(3):356-359, 1997.
  54. Research Committee of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America:  Loder, R.T. , Brown, K.L.B., Zaleske, D.J., and Jones, E.T.:  Extremity Lawnmower Injuries in Children. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 17(3):360-369, 1997.
  55. Laidlaw, A.T., Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.:  Telescoping Intramedullary Rodding with Bailey-Dubow Nails for Recurrent Pathologic Fractures in Children Without Osteogenesis Imperfecta.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 18(1):4-8, 1998.
  56. Germiller, J.A., Lerner, A.L., Pacifico, R.J., Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.:  Muscle and Tendon Size Relationships in a Paralyzed Chick Embryo Model of Clubfoot.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 18(3):314-318, 1998.
  57. Loder, R.T. :  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis. American Family Physician, 57(9): 2135-2142, 1998.
  58. Loder, R.T. :  Back Pain in Children.  Sem. Spine Surg., 10(1):41-47, 1998.
  59. Kuhns, L.R., Loder, R.T. , Rogers, E., and Anderson, D.:  Head-Wag Autotomography of the Upper Cervical Spine in Infantile Torticollis.  Pediatr. Radiology, 28(6):464-467, 1998.
  60. Urquhart, A.G., Frankenburg, E.P., Bloom, D.A., and Loder, R.T. :  Pubic Symphysis Repair Strength in Simulated Bladder Exstrophy Using a Sheep Model.  Urology 52(2):336-40, 1998.
  61. Loder, R.T. , Hensinger, R.N., Alburger, P.D., Aronsson, D.D., Beaty, J.H., Roy, D.R.,Stanton, R.P., and Turker, R.:  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis Associated with Radiation Therapy.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 18(5):630-636, 1998.
  62. Mandel, D.M., Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.:  The Predictive Value of Computed Tomography in the Treatment of Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 18(6):794-798, 1998.
  63. Kuhns, L.R., Loder, R.T. , Farley, F.A., and Hensinger, R.N.  Nuchal Cord Changes in Children with Os Odontoideum:  Evidence for Associated Trauma. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 18(6):815-819, 1998.
  64. Loder, R.T. , Blakemore, L.C., Farley, F.A., and Laidlaw, A.T.:  Measurement Variability of Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis. J. Orthop. Surg., 7(1):33-42, 1999.
  65. Sekiya, J.K., Wojtys, E.M., Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.:  Hip Arthroscopy Using a Limited Anterior Exposure: An Alternate Approach for Arthroscopic Access.   J. Arthroscopy,16(1):16-20, 2000.
  66. Yian, E.H., Gullahorn, L.J., and Loder, R.T. :  Scoring of Pediatric Orthopaedic Polytrauma:  Correlations of Different Injury Scoring Systems and Prognosis for Hospital Course.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 20(2):203-209, 2000.
  67. Loder, R.T. , Aronsson, D.D., Dobbs, M.B., and Weinstein, S.L.:  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.  J. Bone Joint Surg. [Am], 82-A(8):1170-1188, 2000.
  68. Loder, R.T. , Hernandez, M.J., Lerner, A.L., Winebrener, D.J., Goldstein, S.A., Hensinger, R.N Liu, C-H., and Schork, M.A.:  The Induction of Congenital Spinal Deformities in Mice by Maternal Carbon Monoxide Exposure.   J. Pediatr. Orthop., 20(5):662-666, 2000.
  69. Mueller, K.L., Loder, R. T., Eggenberger, E. R., and Farley, F.A.:  Horner's Syndrome after Posterior Spinal Fusion in a Child.  Spine, 25(21):2836-2837, 2000.
  70. Loder, R.T. , and Greenfield, Mary Lou V.H.:  Clinical Characteristics of Children with Atypical  and Idiopathic Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis: Description of the Age-Weight Test and Implications for Further Diagnostic Investigation.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 21(4):481-487, 2001.
  71. Loder, R. T.:  Effect of Femur Position on the Angular Measurement of Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 21(4):488-494, 2001.
  72. Farley, F.A., Loder, R.T. , Nolan, B. T., Dillon, M. T., Frankenburg, E. P., Kaciroti, N. A., Miller, J. D., Goldstein, S. A, and Hensinger, R.:  Mouse Model for Thoracic Congenital Scoliosis. Pediatr. Orthop., 21(4):537-540, 2001.
  73. Loder, R.T. , Gullahorn, L.J., Yian, Edward H., Ferrick, Michael R., Raskas, David S., and Greenfield, Mary Lou V.H.:  Factors Predictive of Immobilization Complications in Pediatric Polytrauma.  J. Orthop. Trauma, 15(5):338-341, 2001.
  74. Loder, R. T.:  The Sagittal Profile of the Cervical and Lumbosacral Spine in Scheuermann's Thoracic Kyphosis.  J. Spin. Disorders, 14(3):226-231, 2001.
  75. Loder, R. T.:  Current Issues.  Unstable Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.  J. Pediatr. Orthop.,  21(5):694-699, 2001.
  76. Loder, R. T.:  Profiles of the Cervical, Thoracic, and Lumbosacral Spine in Children and Adolescents with Lumbosacral Spondylolisthesis.  J. Spin. Disorders, 14(6):465-471, 2001.
  77. Loder, R.T. :  The Long Term Effect of Pelvic Osteotomy on Birth Canal Size.  Arch. Orthop. Trauma Surg., 122(1):29-34, 2002.
  78. Munro, H.M., Walton, S. R., Malviya, S., Merkel, S., Voepel-Lewis, T., Loder, R. T., and Farley, F. A.: Low-dose Ketorolac Improves Analgesia and Reduces Morphine Requirements Following Posterior Spinal Fusion in Adolescents.  Can. J. Anaesth., 49(5):461-466, 2002.
  79. Loder, R.T. , Stasikelis, P., and Farley, F. A.:  Sagittal Profiles of the Spine in Scoliosis Associated
    with an Arnold-Chiari Malformation with or without Syringomyelia.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 22(4):483-491, 2002.
  80. Spiegel, D. A., and Loder, R. T.:  Leg Length Discrepancy and Bone Age in Unilateral Idiopathic Talipes Equinovarus.  J. Pediatr. Orthop, 23(2):246-250, 2003.
  81. Erickson, T.; and Loder, R. T.:  Bone Age in Children with Hemiplegic Cerebral Palsy. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 23(5):669-671, 2003.
  82. Spiegel, D. A., Flynn, J. M., Stasikelis, P. J., Dormans, J. P., Drummond, D. S., Gabriel, K. R.,and Loder, R. T.:  Scoliotic Curve Patterns in Patients with Chiari I Malformation and/or Syringomyelia.  Spine 28(18):2139-2146, 2003.
  83. Loder, R. T., Mehbod, A. A., Meyer, C. A., and Meisterling, M.:  Acetabular Depth and Race in Young Adults:  A Potential Explanation of the Differences in the Prevalence of Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis (SCFE) Between Different Racial Groups?  J. Pediatr. Orthop. 23(6):699-702, 2003.
  84. Spiegel, D. A., Loder, R. T., and Crandall, R. C.:  Congenital Longitudinal Deficiency of the Tibia.  International Orthop., 27(6):338-342, 2003.
  85. Spiegel, D. A., Loder, R. T.; Alley, K. A., Rowley, S., Gutknecht, S., Smith-Wright, D. L., and Dunn, M. E.:  Spinal Deformity Following Selective Dorsal Rhizotomy.  J. Pediatr. Orthop 24(1):30-36, 2004.
  86. Loder, R. T.; Sundberg, S.; Gabriel, K., Mehbod, A.; and Meyer, C.:  Determination of Bone Age in Children with Cartilaginous Dysplasias (Multiple Hereditary Osteochondromatosis and Ollier's Enchondramatosis). J. Pediatr. Orthop., 24(1):102-108, 2004.
  87. Loder, R. T.:  Demographics of Traumatic Amputations in Children:  Implications for Prevention Strategies.   J. Bone Joint Surg. [Am], 86-A(5):923-928, 2004.
  88. Loder, R. T., Spiegel, D. A., Gutknecht, S., Kleist, K., Ly, T., and Mehbod, A.:  The Assessment of Intraobserver and Interobserver Error in the Measurement of Noncongenital Scoliosis in Children < 10 Years of Age.  Spine, 29(22):2548-2553, 2004.
  89. Loder, R. T.; Dikos, G. D., and Taylor D. A.:  Long-term Lower Extremity Prosthetic Costs in Children with Traumatic Lawnmower Amputations.  Arch. Ped. Adoles. Med., 158(12):1177-1181, 2004.
  90. Loder, R.T. , Nechleba, J., Sanders, J. O., and Doyle, P.:  Idiopathic Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis in Amish Children.  J. Bone Joint Surg. [Am], 87-A(3):543-549, 2005.
  91. Loder, R.T. , Starnes, T., Dikos, G., and Aronsson, D. D.: Demographic Predictors of Slip Severity in Stable Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.  J. Bone Joint Surg. [Am], 88-A(1):97-105, 2006.
  92. Loder, R.T. , Drvaric, D. M., Carney, B., Hamby, Z., Barker, S., Chesney, D., and Maffulli, N.:  Lack of Seasonal Variation in Idiopathic Talipes Equinovarus:  J. Bone Joint Surg. [Am], 88-A(3):496-502, 2006.
  93. Karmazyn, B., Kleiman, M. B., Buckwalter, K., Loder, R. T., Siddiqui, A., and Applegate, K. E.:  Acute Pyomyositis of the Pelvis:  the Spectrum of Clinical Presentations and MR findings.  Pediatr. Radiol., 36(4):338-343, 2006.
  94. Loder, R.T. :  Controversies in Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.  Orthop. Clin. North Am., 37(2):211-21, 2006.
  95. Loder, R.T. , Starnes, T., and Dikos, G.  The Narrow Window of Bone Age in Children with Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis:  A Reassessment One Decade Later.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 26(3):300-306, 2006.
  96. Lim, M.R., Loder, R.T. , Huagn, R. C., Lyman, S., Zhang, K., Sama, A., Papadopoulos, E., Warner, K., Huang, R. C., Girardi, F. P., and Cammisa Jr., F. P.:  Measurement Error of Lumbar Total Disc Replacement Range-of-Motion.  Spine, 31(10):E291-197, 2006.
  97. Lehmann, C. L., Arons, R. R., Loder, R. T., and Vitale, M. G.:  The Epidemiology of Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis:  An Update.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 26(3):286-290, 2006.
  98. Loder, R. T., Feinberg, J. A.:  Orthopaedic Implants in Children:  Survey Results Regarding Routine Removal by Pediatric and Non-Pediatric Specialists. J. Pediatr. Orthop., 26(4):510-519, 2006.
  99. Loder, R. T., Starnes, T.; Dikos, G.:  Atypical and Idiopathic Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis: Reconfirmation of the Age-Weight Test and Description of the Height and Age-Height Test.  J. Bone Joint Surg., [Am] 88-A(7):1574-1581, 2006.
  100. Loder, R.T. ; O'Donnell, P. W.; Feinberg, J. R.:  Epidemiology and Mechanisms of Femur Fractures in Children.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 26(5):561-566, 2006.
  101. Loder, R. T.; O'Donnell, P. W.; Didelot, W. P.; Kayes, K. J.:  Valgus Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 26(5):594-600, 2006.
  102. Aronson, D. D.; Loder, R. T.; Breur, G. J.; Weinstein, S. L.:  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis:  Current Concepts.  J. Am. Acad. Orthop. Surg., 14(12):666-679, 2006.
  103. Karmazyn, B.; Loder, R. T.; Kleiman, M. B.; Buckwalter, K. A.; Siddiqui, A.; Ying, J.; Applegate, K. E.:  The Role of Pelvic Magnetic Resonance in Evaluating Nonhip Sources of Infection in Children with Acute Nontraumatic Hip Pan.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 27(2):158-164, 2007.
  104. Loder, R. T.; Browne, R.H.; Kayes, K.; Wurtz, D.; Bellflower, J.; Loder, A.J.:  Angular Measurement Error Due to Different Measuring Devices.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 27(3):338-346, 2007.
  105. Loder, R.T. ; Huffman, G.; Toney, E.; Wurtz, L. D.; Fallon, R.:  Abnormal Rib Number in Childhood Malignancy:  Implications for the Scoliosis Surgeon.  Spine, 32(8):904-910, 2007.
  106. Loder, R. T., Feinberg, J. R.:  Orthopaedic Injuries in the Child with Non-Accidental Trauma: Demographics and Incidence from the 2000 KIDS Inpatient Database.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 27(4):421-426, 2007.
  107. Loder, R.T. :  The Demographics of Playground Equipment Injuries in Children.  J. Pediatr. Surg. 43(4):691-699, 2008.
  108. Loder, R. T..:  Correlation of Radiographic Changes with Disease Severity and Demographic Variables in Children with Stable Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 28(3):284-290, 2008.
  109. Loder, R. T., Feinberg, J. R.:  Emergency Department Visits Secondary to Amusement Ride Injuries in Children.  J. Pediatr. Orthop., 28(4):423-426, 2008.
  110. Loder, R. T.:  The Demographics of Equestrian Related Injuries in the United States:  Injury Patterns, Orthopaedic Specific Injuries, and Avenues for Injury Prevention.  J. Trauma Inj. Infec. Crit. Care, 65(2):447-460.

    NON PEER REVIEWED
  111. Loder, R.T. , and Mayhew, H.:  Common Fractures from a Fall on an Outstretched Hand.  American Family Physician, pp. 327-338, February, 1988.Loder, R.T. ; Feinberg, J. R.:  Non-Drowning Recreational Boating Trauma in the United States:    Demographic and Injury Patterns in Hospitalized Individuals.  Indiana Orthopaedic Journal 1:47-50, 2007.
  112. Loder, R.T. :  Single Screw Fixation for Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis:  Description of Techniques.  Indiana Orthopaedic Journal 2:39-42, 2008.

    Book Chapters:

  1. Loder, R.T. : Fractures of the Foot and Ankle in Operative Fractures of the Lower Extremities in Children, Hensinger, R.N., ed., American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Park Ridge, Illinois, pp. 61-78, 1992.
  2. Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.: Developmental Abnormalities: Cervical Spine Problems in The Pediatric Spine: Principles and Practice, Weinstein, S., ed., Raven Press, New York , New York , Chapter 17, pp. 397-420, 1994.
  3. Loder, R.T. : Extremity Gunshot Fractures in Management of Pediatric Fractures, Letts, M., ed., Churchill Livingstone, New York, New York, Chapter 52, pp. 945-971, 1994.
  4. Loder, R.T. : The Cervical Spine in Lovell and Winter's Pediatric Orthopaedics, 4 th edition, Morrissy, R.T., and Weinstein, S.L., eds., J.B.Lippincott, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Chapter 20, pp. 739-780, 1996.
  5. Loder, R.T. , and Rab, G. A.: Pelvis and Hip, in Orthopaedic Knowledge Update V, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Rosemont, Illinois, pp. 351-364, 1996.
  6. Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.: Fractures of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine, in Rockwood and Green, Fractures in Children, 4th ed., Rockwood, C.A., Jr., Wilkins, K.E., and Beaty, J.H. , eds. Lippincott-Raven, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Chapter 12, pp. 1063-1105, 1996.
  7. Loder, R.T. : Imaging of the Pediatric Spine, in The Child with a Spinal Cord Injury, Betz RR, Mulcahey MJ, eds.. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Rosemont , Illinois , Chapter 5, pp 47-60, 1996.
  8. Loder, R.T. : Halo Use in Children, in The Child with a Spinal Cord Injury, Betz RR, Mulcahey MJ, eds.. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Rosemont , Illinois , Chapter 6, pp 61-68, 1996.
  9. Loder, R.T. : Child Abuse, Juvenile Rheumatoid Arthritis, Orthopaedic Problems in Leukemia, and Rickets, in Pediatric Orthopaedics in Primary Practice, Pizzutillo, P. D., ed., McGraw-Hill, New York, New York, pp. 147-150 (Chapter 38), 161-163 (Chapter 41), 171-173 (Chapter 43), 257-259 (Chapter 65), 1997.
  10. Loder, R.T. : Congenital Anomalies of the Cervical Spine, in Principles and Techniques of Spine Surgery, An, H.S., ed., Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore , Maryland , Chapter 17, pp. 157-172, 1998.
  11. Loder, R.T. : Pitfalls in Trauma, in Pediatric Orthopaedic Secrets, Staheli, L, ed. Hanley and Belfus, Philadelphia , Pennsylvania , Chapter 27, pp. 102-105, 1998.
  12. Loder, R.T. : Fibular Transfer for Congenital Absence of the Tibia (Brown Procedure), in The Child with a Limb Deficiency, Herring, J.A., Birch J.G., eds.. American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Rosemont , Illinois , Chapter 20, pp. 223-229, 1998.
  13. Loder, R.T. : Injuries of the Pediatric Thoracolumbar Spine, in Surgery of Spinal Trauma, Cotler J.M., Simpson J.M., An H.S., Silveri C.P., eds. Ch 15, pp. 355-378, Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia , Pennsylvania , 2000.
  14. Loder, R.T. , and Hensinger, R.N.: Developmental Abnormalities of the Cervical Spine in The Pediatric Spine: Principles and Practice, Weinstein, S., ed., 2 nd edition, pp. 303 - 319. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia , Pennsylvania , 2001. 
  15. Loder, R.T.:  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis, in Orthopaedic Surgery, 3rd Ed., Chapman M.W., ed.  Ch 172, pp. 4387-4422, Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2001.
  16. Loder, R.T.:  The Cervical Spine in Lovell and Winter's Pediatric Orthopaedics, 5th edition, Morrissy, R.T., and Weinstein, S.L., eds., Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Chapter 21, pp. 799-840, 2001.
  17. Loder, Randall T., Aronsson, David D., Dobbs, Mathew B., Weinstein, Stuart L.:  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis.  Instructional Course Lectures, vol. 50, Sim, F.H., ed., American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Chapter 58, pp 555-570, 2001.
  18. Loder, R.T., and Hensinger, R.N.:  Fractures of the Thoracic and Lumbar Spine, in Rockwood and Green, Fractures in Children, 5th ed., Beaty, J.H. , Kasser, J.R., eds. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Chapter 19, pp 847-880, 2001.
  19. Loder, R. T.  Pediatric Spinal Trauma. in Orthopaedic Knowledge Update, Spine, 2nd Edition, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, Rosemont, Illinois, Chapter 31, pp. 291-297, 2002.
  20. Loder, R. T.  Congenital Scoliosis and Kyphosis in Spinal Deformities.  The Comprehensive Text.     DeWald, R., Arlet, V, Carl, A. L., O'Brien, M. F., eds.  Thieme.  New York, New York, Chapter 66, pp. 684-693, 2003.
  21. Loder, R. T.:  Pitfalls in Trauma in Pediatric Orthopaedic Secrets, 2nd Edition,    Staheli, L. T., et.  Hanley and Belfus, Philadelphia, Chapter 27, pp114-119, 2003.
  22. Loder, R. T.:  Congenital Anomalies of the Cervical Spine in The Adult and Pediatric Spine, 3rd Edition, Frymoyer J. W., Wiesel, S. W., eds.  Lippincott Williams and Wilkins.  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Chapter 31, pp 605-617, 2004.
  23. Loder, R.T.:  The Cervical Spine in Lovell and Winter's Pediatric Orthopaedics, 6th Edition, Morrissy, R.T., and Weinstein, S.L., eds., Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Chapter 22, pp 871-919, 2006.
  24. Loder, R. T.:  Amputation Considerations in Childhood in Pediatric Surgery, 6th edition, Grosfeld, J.L., O'Neill Jr., J. A., Fonkalsrud, E. W., Coran, A. G., eds.  Elsevier, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Chapter 127, pp. 2050-2060, 2006.
  25. Loder, R. T.:  Pitfalls in Trauma, in Pediatric Orthopaedic Secrets, Staheli, L, Song,, K., eds.  Hanley and Belfus, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Chapter 21, 2007, pp 118-122.
  26. Loder, R. T.:  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis, in Pediatric Orthopaedic Secrets, Staheli, L, Song,, K., eds.  Hanley and Belfus, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Chapter 61, 2007, pp 353-358.
  27. Loder, R. T., Aronsson, D. D., Weinstein, S. L., Greur, G. J., Ganz, R., Leunig, M.:  Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis, in Instructional Course Lectures, Duwelius, P. J., Azar, F. M., eds., American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.  Rosemont, IL, Chapter 39, pp 473-498, 2008.
  28. Loder, R. T.  What is the Optimal Treatment for Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis?  In Evidence Based Orthopaedics, Wright J., G., ed.  Saunders Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, Chapter 32, pp 224-235, 2009.