Andrew D Bunta

  • 418 Citations
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Personal profile

Research Interests

Arthritis disorders of the Hip and Knee including Joint Replacement surgery of the Hip and Knee; Bone health and Osteoporosis issues in orthopaedic patients Patient Safety Issues: especially as applied through the AHRQ/TeamSTEPPS program Quality Improvement: Geriatric Fracture Clinical Protocols/improved Clinical Documentation

Certifications and Licenses

Orthopaedic Surgery

Training Experience

1974Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital)

Education/Academic qualification

MD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

… → 1967

Research interests

  • Bones
  • Cartilage
  • Geriatrics
  • Joints
  • Muscles
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoporosis
  • Patient Safety
  • Quality Improvement

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Bone Density Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2007 2009

Research Output 2003 2018

  • 418 Citations
  • 10 Article
  • 4 Review article
1 Citation (Scopus)

The American Orthopaedic Association’s Own the Bone® database: a national quality improvement project for the treatment of bone health in fragility fracture patients

Carlson, B. C., Robinson, W. A., Wanderman, N. R., Nassr, A. N., Huddleston, P. M., Yaszemski, M. J., Currier, B. L., Jeray, K. J., Kirk, K. L., Bunta, A. D., Murphy, S., Patel, B., Watkins, C. M., Sietsema, D. L., Edwards, B. J., Tosi, L. L., Anderson, P. A. & Freedman, B. A., Sep 1 2018, In : Osteoporosis International. 29, 9, p. 2101-2109 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality Improvement
Bone and Bones
12 Citations (Scopus)

Elevated incidence of fractures in women with invasive breast cancer

Edwards, B. J., Gradishar, W. J., Smith, M. E., Pacheco, J. A., Holbrook, J., McKoy, J. M., Nardone, B., Tica, S., Godinez-Puig, V., Rademaker, A. W., Helenowski, I. B., Bunta, A. D., Stern, P. H., Rosen, S. T., West, D. P. & Guise, T. A., Feb 1 2016, In : Osteoporosis International. 27, 2, p. 499-507 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Breast Neoplasms
Bone Fractures
Bone Density
Cohort Studies
15 Citations (Scopus)

Own the bone, a system-based intervention, improves osteoporosis care after fragility fractures

Bunta, A. D., Edwards, B. J., MacAulay, W. B., Jeray, K. J., Tosi, L. L., Jones, C. B., Sietsema, D. L., Kaufman, J. D., Murphy, S. A., Song, J., Goulet, J. A., Friedlaender, G. E., Swiontkowski, M. F. & Dirschl, D. R., Jan 1 2016, In : Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - American Volume. 98, 24, p. e109

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Bone and Bones
Secondary Prevention
Bone Density
10 Citations (Scopus)

Acute kidney injury and bisphosphonate use in cancer: A report from the research on adverse drug events and reports (RADAR) project

Edwards, B. J., Usmani, S., Raisch, D. W., McKoy, J. M., Samaras, A. T., Belknap, S. M., Trifilio, S. M., Hahr, A., Bunta, A. D., Abu-Alfa, A., Langman, C. B., Rosen, S. T. & West, D. P., Mar 1 2013, In : Journal of oncology practice. 9, 2, p. 101-106 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions
Acute Kidney Injury
zoledronic acid
68 Citations (Scopus)
Femoral Fractures
United States Food and Drug Administration
Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions