School of Pediatrics


LI Hai

Deputy chief  Physician


Research Interests:1. Sports medicine in adolescents and children

2. Musculoskeletal injury and deformity in adolescents and children.

3. bone and joint infection, cerebral palsy.


Li Hai, male, deputy director of orthopedics Administration, deputy chief physician, PhD, master tutor. Visiting Scholar, Department of Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital, Harvard University, USA (2012.4 -- 2013.4). Deputy leader of knee arthroscopy Group, Pediatric Orthopaedic Branch, Chinese Medical Association. Vice Chairman of The Youth Committee of pediatric Surgery Branch of Shanghai Medical Association, member of pediatric Orthopaedic Group. He has presided over the Research projects of the Ministry of Education, Shanghai Municipality and The North American Pediatric Orthopaedic Society (POSNA Research Reward), published SCI papers in international authoritative journals and over 40 papers in domestic core journals, edited and translated 6 books, and obtained 7 patents related to professional inventions and utility models.


  1. Dai ZZ, Sha L, Zhang ZM, Liang ZP, Li H, Li H(corresponding author). Comparing the Tibial Tuberosity-Trochlear Groove Distance Between CT and MRI in Skeletally Immature Patients With and Without Patellar Instability. Orthop J Sports Med. 2021 Jan 27;9(1):2325967120973665. doi: 10.1177/2325967120973665. PMID: 33553445; PMCID: PMC7844456. (IF2.73)

  2. Dai ZZ, Xu J, Zhang ZQ, Li H(corresponding author), Jin FC. Risk factors for redislocation of chronic Monteggia fracture-dislocation in children after reconstruction surgery. Int Orthop. 2022 Jun 14. doi: 10.1007/s00264-022-05473-3. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 35697865. (IF3.08)

  3. Dai ZZ, Sha L, Zhang ZM, Li H, Li H(corresponding author). Arthroscopic retrieval of knee foreign bodies in pediatric: a single-centre experience. Int Orthop. 2022 Jul;46(7):1591-1596. doi: 10.1007/s00264-022-05410-4. Epub 2022 Apr 26. PMID: 35471609. (IF3.08)

  4. Wu ZK, Dai ZZ, Sha L, Li H, Li TC, Zhang ZM, Li H(corresponding author). Diagnostic Performance of MRI Versus CT in the Evaluation of Intra-articular Osteochondral Fracture in Pediatric Patients With Acute Traumatic Lateral Patellar Dislocation. Orthop J Sports Med. 2022 Mar 24;10(3):23259671221083585. doi: 10.1177/23259671221083585. PMID: 35356311; PMCID: PMC8958689. (IF2.73)

  5. Zhen-Zhen Dai, Zhen-Peng Liang, Hao Li, Jing Ding, Zhen-Kai Wu, Zi-Ming Zhang, Hai Li(corresponding author). Temporary hemiepiphysiodesis using an eight‐plate implant for coronal angular deformity around the knee in children aged less than 10 years: efficacy, complications, occurrence of rebound and risk factors. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2021 Jan 9;22(1):53.(IF2.36)

  6. Ding J, Dai ZZ, Liu Z, Wu ZK, Zhang ZM, Hai Li(corresponding author). Risk factors for implant-related fractures after proximal femoral osteotomy in children with developmental dysplasia of the hip: a case-control study. Acta Orthop. 2021 Apr;92(2):228-234. PMID: 33228431. (IF3.72)

  7. Zhang, Z., Sui, D., Qin, H. Hai Li(corresponding author),Ziming Zhang. Contact pressure distribution of the hip joint during closed reduction of developmental dysplasia of the hip: a patient-specific finite element analysis. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 21, 600 (2020). (IF2.36)

  8. Dai ZZ, Zhang ZQ, Ding J, Wu ZK, Yang X, Zhang ZM, Li H(corresponding author).Analysis of risk factors for complications after femoral neck fracture in pediatric patients. J Orthop Surg Res. (2020) 15:58(IF2.36)

  9. Ding J, Zhu T, Jin FC, Wu ZK, Li H(corresponding author). The effect of temporary hemiepiphysiodesis in the treatment of skeleton immature posttraumatic genu angular deformity: a retrospective study of 27 cases. J Orthop Surg Res. 2019;14(1):381. (IF1.777)

  10. Zhao D, Li H(Co-first author), Zhao L, Kuo KN, Yang X, Wu Z, Liu J, Zhu J. Prognosticating Factors of Relapse in Clubfoot Management by Ponseti Method. J Pediatr Orthop.2018 ;38(10):514-520(IF2.046)

  11. Li H, Zhao D, Wang S, Ding J, Zhao L. Bone morphogenetic protein 9 promotes the differentiation of mouse spleen macrophages into osteoclasts via the ALK1 receptor and ERK 1/2 pathways in vitro. Mol Med Rep. 2016;14:4545-4550. (IF1.692)

  12. Li H, Zhao L, Huang L, Kuo KN. Delayed Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis After Treatment of Femoral Neck Fracture in Children. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2015;473(8):2712-7. (IF3.127)

  13. Li H, Dai LY. A systematic review of complications in cervical spine surgery for ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament. Spine J. 2011;11(11):1049-57(IF3.024)

  14. Li H, Jiang LS, Dai LY. High glucose potentiates collagen synthesis and bone morphogenetic protein-2-induced early osteoblast gene expression in rat spinal ligament cells. Endocrinology. 2010;151(1):63-74.(IF 4.9)

  15. Li H, Liu D, Zhao CQ, Jiang LS, Dai LY. Insulin potentiates the proliferation and bone morphogenetic protein-2-induced osteogenic differentiation of rat spinal ligament cells via extracellular signal-regulated kinase and phosphatidylinositol 3-kinase. Spine. 2008;33(22):2394-402.(IF 2.5)

  16. Li H, Liu D, Zhao CQ, Jiang LS, Dai LY. High glucose promotes collagen synthesis by cultured cells from rat cervical posterior longitudinal ligament via transforming growth factor-β1. Eur Spine J. 2008;17(6):873-81.(IF1.9)

  17. Li H, Jiang LS, Dai LY. A review of prognostic factors for surgical outcome of ossification of the posterior longitudinal ligament of cervical spine. Eur Spine J. 2008;17(10):1277-88.(IF 1.9)

  18. Li H, Jiang LS, Dai LY. Hormones and growth factors in the pathogenesis of spinal ligament ossification. Eur Spine J. 2007;16(8):1075-84.(IF1.9)

  19. LI Hai, CAI Qi-xun, SHEN Pin-quan, CHEN Ting, ZHANG Zi-ming, ZHAO Li Posterior interosseous nerve entrapment after Monteggia fracture-dislocation in children. Chin J Traumatol 2013;16(3):131-135.

  20. Nan L, Hai L, Li Z, Linglong H. Effect of various pore sizes of porous beta-tricalcium phosphate on proliferation and osteogenic differentiation of rat bone marrow mesenchymai stem cell: An in vitro study. International Journal of Orthopaedics. 2012,33(6): 413-416 [ in Chinese]

  21. Nan L, Li Z, Linglong H, Hai L. Role of Pore Size and Chitosan in Gentamicin Release from Porous β-TCP: in Vitro Study. Progress In Modern Biomedicine. 2012,12(28):5427-34 [ in Chinese]