Hip, Knee and Sports Medicine Research

Current Projects in progress:

  • Something fancy with hip replacements – Andrew Shimmin, Jon Bare

  • How to operate like a rock star – Jit Balakumar

Recent Publications (2013 – present)

1) Patient-specific instrumentation improves the accuracy of acetabular component placement in total hip arthroplasty. Spencer-Gardner L, Pierrepont J, Topham M, Baré J, McMahon S, Shimmin AJ. Bone Joint J. 2016 Oct;98-B(10):1342-1346.

2) Functional orientation of the acetabular component in ceramic-on-ceramic total hip arthroplasty and its relevance to squeaking. Pierrepont JW, Feyen H, Miles BP, Young DA, Baré JV, Shimmin AJ. Bone Joint J. 2016 Jul;98-B(7):910-6.

3) Oversizing the tibial component in TKAs: incidence, consequences and risk factors. Bonnin MP, Saffarini M, Shepherd D, Bossard N, Dantony E. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2016 Aug;24(8):2532-40.

4) Use of external fixator versus flexible intramedullary nailing in closed pediatric femur fractures: comparing results using data from two cohort studies. Wani MM, Rashid M, Dar RA, Bashir A, Sultan A, Wani I, Rashid S, O'Sullivan M. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2016 Feb;26(2):223-30

5) Single-bundle ACL reconstruction with and without extra-articular reconstruction: evaluation with robotic lower leg rotation testing and patient satisfaction scores. Branch T, Lavoie F, Guier C, Branch E, Lording T, Stinton S, Neyret P. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2015 Oct;23(10):2882-91.

6) Fluoroscopic motion study confirming the stability of a medial pivot design total knee arthroplasty. Shimmin A, Martinez-Martos S, Owens J, Iorgulescu AD, Banks S. Knee. 2015 Dec;22(6):522-6.

7) The role of the meniscotibial ligament in posteromedial rotational knee stability. Peltier A, Lording T, Maubisson L, Ballis R, Neyret P, Lustig S. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2015 Oct;23(10):2967-73.

8) Chondral Injury in Patellofemoral Instability. Lording T, Lustig S, Servien E, Neyret P. Cartilage. 2014 Jul;5(3):136-44

9) Posteromedial meniscal tears may be missed during anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Peltier A, Lording TD, Lustig S, Servien E, Maubisson L, Neyret P. Arthroscopy. 2015 Apr;31(4):691-8

10) Real-time sonoelastography as novel follow-up method in Achilles tendon surgery. Busilacchi A, Olivieri M, Ulisse S, Gesuita R, Skrami E, Lording T, Fusini F, Gigante A. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2016 Jul;24(7):2124-32.

11) Progression of medial osteoarthritis and long term results of lateral unicompartmental arthroplasty: 10 to 18 year follow-up of 54 consecutive implants. Lustig S, Lording T, Frank F, Debette C, Servien E, Neyret P. Knee. 2014;21 Suppl 1:S26-32.

12) The effect of lateral opening wedge distal femoral osteotomy on leg length.Madelaine A, Lording T, Villa V, Lustig S, Servien E, Neyret P. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2016 Mar;24(3):847-54

13) Slipped capital femoral epiphysis, fixation by single screw in situ: A kinematic and radiographic study. Sangeux M, Passmore E, Gomez G, Balakumar J, Graham HK. Clin Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2014 May;29(5):523-30.

14) Results and complications of single-stage total knee arthroplasty and high tibial osteotomy. Madelaine A, Villa V, Yela C, Lording T, Lustig S, Servien E, Neyret P. Int Orthop. 2014 Oct;38(10):2091-8.

15) Is the length of the femoral component important in primary total hip replacement? Feyen H, Shimmin AJ. Bone Joint J. 2014 Apr;96-B(4):442-8.

16) Total knee arthroplasty of the stiff knee: three hundred and four cases. Debette C, Lustig S, Servien E, Lording T, Villa V, Demey G, Neyret P. Int Orthop. 2014 Feb;38(2):285-9.

17) The incidence of noise generation arising from the large-diameter Delta Motion ceramic total hip bearing. McDonnell SM, Boyce G, Baré J, Young D, Shimmin AJ. Bone Joint J. 2013 Feb;95-B(2):160-5.

18) Large diameter metal on metal articulations. Comparison of total hip arthroplasty and hip resurfacing arthroplasty. Jack CM, Walter WL, Shimmin AJ, Cashman K, de Steiger RN. J Arthroplasty. 2013 Apr;28(4):650-3.

19) Brace treatment of adolescent idiopathic scoliosis : a retrospective study and analysis according to the SRS criteria]. Heidt C, Kong E, Torode I, Balakumar J. Orthopade. 2013 Nov;42(11):922-7

20) Successful treatment of a sacral aneurysmal bone cyst with zoledronic acid. Simm PJ, O'Sullivan M, Zacharin MR. J Pediatr Orthop. 2013 Jul-Aug;33(5):e61-4.