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Costi JJ, Stanley RM, Ding B, Solomon LB. Assessment of the initial viscoelastic properties of a critical segmental long bone defect reconstructed with impaction bone grafting and intramedullary nailing. Med Eng Phys. 2014 Jan;36(1):39-48. doi: 10.1016/j.medengphy.2013.09.003. Epub 2013 Sep 27.

Findlay DM, Atkins GJ. Osteoblast-Chondrocyte Interactions in Osteoarthritis. Curr Osteoporos Rep. 2014 Jan 24. [Epub ahead of print]

Lam NN, Triliana R, Sawyer RK, Atkins GJ, Morris HA, O'Loughlin PD, Anderson PH Vitamin D receptor overexpression in osteoblasts and osteocytes prevents bone loss during vitamin D-deficiency. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2014 Jan 13. pii: S0960-0760(14)00004-1. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2014.01.002. [Epub ahead of print]

Solomon LB, Hofstaetter JG, Bolt MJ, Howie DW. An extended posterior approach to the hip and pelvis for complex acetabular reconstruction that preserves the gluteal muscles and their neurovascular supply. Bone Joint J. 2014 Jan;96(1):48-53. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.96B1.31464.

Tang JB, Chang J, Elliot D, Lalonde DH, Sandow M, Vögelin E. IFSSH Flexor Tendon Committee report 2014: from the IFSSH Flexor Tendon Committee (Chairman: Jin Bo Tang). J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2014 Jan;39(1):107-15. doi: 10.1177/1753193413500768. Epub 2013 Aug 20.

Williams N, Cooper C, Cundy P. Kingella kingae septic arthritis in children: recognising an elusive pathogen. J Child Orthop. 2014 Jan 23. [Epub ahead of print]


Alexander WM, Smith M, Freeman BJ, Sutherland LM, Kennedy JD, Cundy PJ. The effect of posterior spinal fusion on respiratory function in Duchenne muscular dystrophy. Eur Spine J. 2013 Feb;22(2):411-6. doi: 10.1007/s00586-012-2585-4. Epub 2012 Nov 20.

Anderson PH, Lam NN, Turner AG, Davey RA, Kogawa M, Atkins GJ, Morris HA. The pleiotropic effects of vitamin D in bone. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2013 Jul;136:190-4. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2012.08.008. Epub 2012 Sep 5. Review.

Arnold JB, Walters JL, Solomon LB, Thewlis D. Does the method of component fixation influence clinical outcomes after total knee replacement? A systematic literature review. J Arthroplasty. 2013 May;28(5):740-6. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2012.09.021. Epub 2013 Feb 28.

Awwad GE, Eng K, Bain GI, McGuire D, Jones CF. Medial grasping sutures significantly improve load to failure of the rotator cuff suture bridge repair. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2013 Nov 29. pii: S1058-2746(13)00431-X. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2013.08.004. [Epub ahead of print]

Bain GI, Alexander JJ, Eng K, Durrant A, Zumstein MA Ligament origins are preserved in distal radial intraarticular two-part fractures: a computed tomography-based study. J Wrist Surg. 2013 Aug;2(3):255-62. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1355440.

Bain GI, Galley IJ, Singh C, Carter C, Eng K. Anatomic study of the superior glenoid labrum. Clin Anat. 2013 Apr;26(3):367-76. doi: 10.1002/ca.22145. Epub 2012 Sep 21.

Bain GI, Watts AC, McLean J, Lee YC, Eng K. Cable-augmented, quad ligament tenodesis scapholunate reconstruction: rationale, surgical technique, and preliminary results. Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg. 2013 Mar;17(1):13-9. doi: 10.1097/BTH.0b013e31827204ba.

Büchler L, Neumann M, Schwab JM, Iselin L, Tannast M, Beck M. Arthroscopic versus open cam resection in the treatment of femoroacetabular impingement. Arthroscopy. 2013 Apr;29(4):653-60. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2012.12.009. Epub 2013 Feb 6.

Callary SA, Field JR, Campbell DG. Low wear of a second-generation highly crosslinked polyethylene liner: a 5-year radiostereometric analysis study. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013 Nov;471(11):3596-600. doi: 10.1007/s11999-013-3188-z. Epub 2013 Jul 27.

Callary SA, Campbell DG, Mercer G, Nilsson KG, Field JR. Wear of a 5 Megarad Cross-linked Polyethylene Liner: A 6-year RSA Study. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013 Jul;471(7):2238-44. doi: 10.1007/s11999-013-2789-x. Epub 2013 Jan 19.

Callary SA, Thewlis D, Rowlands AV, Findlay DM, Solomon LB. Collecting a comprehensive evidence base to monitor fracture rehabilitation: A case study. World J Orthop. 2013 Oct 18;4(4):259-66. doi: 10.5312/wjo.v4.i4.259. eCollection 2013.

Charity J, Tsiridis E, Gusmão D, Bauze A, Timperley J, Gie G. Extended trochanteric osteotomy followed by cemented impaction allografting in revision hip arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2013 Jan;28(1):154-60. doi: 10.1016/j.arth.2012.07.002. Epub 2012 Oct 22.

Chung R, Foster BK, Xian CJ. Inhibition of protein kinase-D promotes cartilage repair at injured growth plate in rats. Injury. 2013 Jul;44(7):914-22. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2013.01.038. Epub 2013 Feb 19.

Costi JJ, Edmonds-Wilson RH, Howie DW, Stamenkov R, Field JT, Stanley RM, Hearn TC, Callary SA, McGee MA. Stem micromotion after femoral impaction grafting using irradiated allograft bone: A time zero in vitro study. Clinical Biomech (Bristol, Avon). 2013 Aug;28(7):770-6.

Cundy TP, Antoniou G, Sutherland LM, Freeman BJ, Cundy PJ. Serum Titanium, Niobium and Aluminium Levels following Instrumented Spinal Arthrodesis in Children. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Apr 1;38(7):564-70. doi: 10.1097/BRS.0b013e3182741961.

Davey RA, Findlay DM. Calcitonin: physiology or fantasy? J Bone Miner Res. 2013 May;28(5):973-9. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.1869.

de Steiger RN, Miller LN, Davidson DC, Ryan P, Graves SE. Joint registry approach for identification of outlier prostheses. Acta Orthop. 2013 Aug;84(4):348-52. doi: 10.3109/17453674.2013.831320.

Fisher TJ, Williams N, Morris L, Cundy PJ. Metachondromatosis: more than just multiple osteochondromas. J Child Orthop. 2013 Dec;7(6):455-64. doi: 10.1007/s11832-013-0526-3. Epub 2013 Sep 21.

Freeman BJ, Ludbrook GL, Hall S, Cousins M, Mitchell B, Jaros M, Wyand M, Gorman JR. Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, trial of transforaminal epidural etanercept for the treatment of symptomatic lumbar disc herniation. Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2013 Nov 1;38(23):1986-94. doi: 10.1097/01.brs.0000435140.61593.4c.

Howie DW, Neale SD, Haynes DR, Holubowycz OT, McGee MA, Solomon LB, Callary SA, Atkins GJ, Findlay DM. Periprosthetic osteolysis after total hip replacement: molecular pathology and clinical management. Inflammopharmacology. 2013 Dec;21(6):389-96. doi: 10.1007/s10787-013-0192-6. Epub 2013 Oct 15.

Humadi A, Freeman BJ, Moore RJ, Callary SA, Haldin K, David V, Maclaurin W, Tauro P, Schoenwaelder M. A comparison of radiostereometric analysis and computed tomography for the assessment of lumbar spinal fusion in a sheep model. Evid Based Spine Care J. 2013 Oct;4(2):78-89. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1357359.

Inglis M, McClelland B, Sutherland LM, Cundy PJ. Synthetic versus plaster of Paris casts in the treatment of fractures of the forearm in children: a randomised trial of clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction. Bone Joint J. 2013 Sep;95-B(9):1285-9. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.95B9.30666.

Ito N, Findlay DM, Anderson PH, Bonewald LF, Atkins GJ. Extracellular phosphate modulates the effect of 1α,25-dihydroxy vitamin D3 (1,25D) on osteocyte like cells. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2013 Jul;136:183-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2012.09.029. Epub 2012 Oct 9. Review.

Jacob KM, Paterson RS. Navicular stress fractures treated with minimally invasive fixation. Indian J Orthop. 2013 Nov;47(6):598-601. doi: 10.4103/0019-5413.121589.

Johnson LJ, Clayer M. Aqueous calcium sulphate as bone graft for voids following open curettage of bone tumours. ANZ J Surg. 2013 Jul;83(7-8):564-70. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2012.06175.x. Epub 2012 Aug 28.

Kato N, Matsumoto M, Kogawa M, Atkins GJ, Findlay DM, Fujikawa T, Oda H, Ogata M. Critical role of p38 MAPK for regeneration of the sciatic nerve following crush injury in vivo. J Neuroinflammation. 2013 Jan 3;10:1. doi: 10.1186/1742-2094-10-1.

Kogawa M, Findlay DM, Anderson PH, Atkins GJ. Modulation of osteoclastic migration by metabolism of 25OH-vitamin D3. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2013 Jul;136:59-61. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2012.09.008. Epub 2012 Sep 16. Review.

Kogawa M, Hisatake K, Atkins GJ, Findlay DM, Enoki Y, Sato T, Gray PC, Kanesaki-Yatsuka Y, Anderson PH, Wada S, Kato N, Fukuda A, Katayama S, Tsujimoto M, Yoda T, Suda T, Okazaki Y, Matsumoto M. The Paired-box Homeodomain Transcription Factor Pax6 Binds to the Upstream Region of the TRAP Gene Promoter and Suppresses Receptor Activator of NF-κB Ligand (RANKL)-induced Osteoclast Differentiation. J Biol Chem. 2013 Oct 25;288(43):31299-312. doi: 10.1074/jbc.M113.461848. Epub 2013 Aug 29.

Kogawa M, Wijenayaka AR, Ormsby R, Thomas GP, Anderson PH, Bonewald LF, Findlay DM, Atkins GJ. Sclerostin regulates release of bone mineral by osteocytes by induction of carbonic anhydrase 2. J Bone Miner Res. 2013 Dec;28(12):2436-48. doi: 10.1002/jbmr.2003.

Luo KW, Ko CH, Yue GG, Lee MY, Siu WS, Lee JK, Shum WT, Fung KP, Leung PC, Li G, Evdokiou A, Lau CB. Anti-tumor and anti-osteolysis effects of the metronomic use of zoledronic acid in primary and metastatic breast cancer mouse models. Cancer Lett. 2013 Oct 1;339(1):42-8. doi: 10.1016/j.canlet.2013.07.024. Epub 2013 Jul 26.

Mclean JM. Cable-augmented, quad ligament tenodesis scapholunate reconstruction: Rationale, surgical technique, and preliminary results. Tech Hand Up Extrem Surg. 2013 Mar;17(1):13-9. doi: 10.1097/BTH.0b013e31827204ba.

Meir AR, Freeman BJ, Fraser RD, Fowler SM. Ten-year survival and clinical outcome of the AcroFlex lumbar disc replacement for the treatment of symptomatic disc degeneration. Spine J. 2013 Jan;13(1):13-21. doi: 10.1016/j.spinee.2012.12.008.

Mnatzaganian G, Ryan P, Norman PE, Davidson DC, Hiller JE. Total joint replacement in men: old age, obesity and in-hospital complications. ANZ J Surg. 2013 May;83(5):376-81. doi: 10.1111/j.1445-2197.2012.06227.

Mnatzaganian G, Ryan P, Reid CM, Davidson DC, Hiller JE. Smoking and primary total hip or knee replacement due to osteoarthritis in 54,288 elderly men and women. BMC Musculoskelet Disord. 2013 Sep 5;14:262. doi: 10.1186/1471-2474-14-262.

Mohan G, Perilli E, Parkinson IH, Humphries JM, Fazzalari NL, Kuliwaba JS. Pre-emptive, early, and delayed alendronate treatment in a rat model of knee osteoarthritis: effect on subchondral trabecular bone microarchitecture and cartilage degradation of the tibia, bone/cartilage turnover, and joint discomfort. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2013 Oct;21(10):1595-604. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2013.06.020. Epub 2013 Jul 1.

New PW, Marshall R. International Spinal Cord Injury Data Sets for non-traumatic spinal cord injury. Spinal Cord. 2013 Jan 8. doi: 10.1038/sc.2012.160. [Epub ahead of print]

Ormsby RT, Findlay DM, Kogawa M, Anderson PH, Morris HA, Atkins GJ. Analysis of vitamin D metabolism gene expression in human bone: Evidence for autocrine control of bone remodelling. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2013 Oct 10. doi:pii: S0960-0760(13)00190-8. 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2013.09.016. [Epub ahead of print]

Russell N, Stavrou P, Dracopoulos G. Intermetatarsal coalition: a delayed complication of hallux valgus surgery. ANZ J Surg. 2013 Oct 29. doi: 10.1111/ans.12268. [Epub ahead of print]

Ryan JW, Reinke D, Kogawa M, Turner AG, Atkins GJ, Anderson PH, Morris HA. Novel Targets of Vitamin D Activity in Bone: Action of The Vitamin D Receptor in Osteoblasts, Osteocytes and Osteoclasts. Curr Drug Targets. 2013 Sep 9. [Epub ahead of print]

Sandow MJ, David H, Bentall SJ. Hemiarthroplasty vs total shoulder replacement for rotator cuff intact osteoarthritis: how do they fare after a decade? J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2013 Jul;22(7):877-85. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2012.10.023. Epub 2013 Jan 16.

Sandow MJ, Fisher TJ, Howard CQ, Papas S. Unifying model of carpal mechanics based on computationally derived isometric constraints and rules-based motion - the stable central column theory. J Hand Surg Eur Vol. 2013 Sep 26. [Epub ahead of print]

Solomon LB, Boopalan PR, Chakrabarty A, Callary SA. Can tibial plateau fractures be reduced and stabilised through an angiosome-sparing antero-lateral approach? Injury. 2014 Apr;45(4):766-74. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2013.11.035. Epub 2013 Dec 10.

Solomon LB, Callary SA, Boopalan PR, Chakrabarty A, Costi JJ, Howie DW. Impaction bone grafting of segmental bone defects in femoral non-unions. Acta Orthop Belg. 2013 Feb;79(1):64-70.

Solomon LB, Howie DW, Henneberg M. The Variability of the Volume of Os Coxae and Linear Pelvic Morphometry. Considerations for Total Hip Arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2013 Sep 20. [Epub ahead of print]

Stamenkov R, Neale SD, Kane T, Findlay DM, Taylor DJ, Howie DW. Cemented Liner Exchange With Bone Grafting Halts the Progression of Periacetabular Osteolysis. J Arthroplasty. 2013 Sep 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Symeonidis PD, Iselin LD, Chehade M, Stavrou P. Common Pitfalls in Syndesmotic Rupture Management : A Clinical Audit. Foot Ankle Int. 2013 Mar;34(3):345-50. doi: 10.1177/1071100712470914. Epub 2013 Jan 18.

Tang JB, Amadio PC, Boyer MI, Savage R, Zhao C, Sandow M, Lee SK, Wolfe SW. Current practice of primary flexor tendon repair: a global view. Hand Clin. 2013 May;29(2):179-89. doi: 10.1016/j.hcl.2013.02.003. Epub 2013 Apr 3.

Turner AG, Hanrath MA, Morris HA, Atkins GJ, Anderson PH. The local production of 1,25(OH)2D3 promotes osteoblast and osteocyte maturation. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2013 Oct 12. pii: S0960-0760(13)00196-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2013.10.003. [Epub ahead of print]

Varghese VD, Boopalan PR, Titus VT, Oommen AT, Jepegnanam TS. Indices affecting outcome of neglected femoral neck fractures following valgus intertrochanteric osteotomy. J Orthop Trauma. 2013 Oct 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Welldon KJ, Findlay DM, Evdokiou A, Ormsby RT, Atkins GJ. Calcium induces pro-anabolic effects on human primary osteoblasts associated with acquisition of mature osteocyte markers. Mol Cell Endocrinol. 2013 Aug 25;376(1-2):85-92. doi: 10.1016/j.mce.2013.06.013. Epub 2013 Jun 18.

Williams N, Hardy BM, Tarrant S, Enninghorst N, Attia J, Oldmeadow C, Balogh ZJ. Changes in hip fracture incidence, mortality and length of stay over the last decade in an Australian major trauma centre. Arch Osteoporos. 2013 Dec;8(1-2):150. doi: 10.1007/s11657-013-0150-3. Epub 2013 Sep 19.

Yang D, Atkins GJ, Turner AG, Anderson PH, Morris HA. Differential effects of 1,25-dihydroxyvitamin D on mineralisation and differentiation in two different types of osteoblast-like cultures. J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2013 Jul;136:166-70. doi: 10.1016/j.jsbmb.2012.11.016. Epub 2012 Dec 7.

Yu R, Hofstaetter JG, Sullivan T, Costi K, Howie DW, Solomon LB. Validity and reliability of the paprosky acetabular defect classification. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2013 Jul;471(7):2259-65. doi: 10.1007/s11999-013-2844-7. Epub 2013 Feb 15.

Zumstein MA, Hasan AP, McGuire DT, Eng K, Bain GI Distal radius attachments of the radiocarpal ligaments: an anatomical study. J Wrist Surg. 2013 Nov;2(4):346-50. doi: 10.1055/s-0033-1358614.

Howie DW, Neale SD, Haynes DR, McGee MA, Solomon LB, Holubowycz O, Callary S, Atkins GJ, Findlay DM. (2013) Osteolysis and its clinical management. Inflammopharmacology (In Press)

Solomon LB, Naal FD, Howie DW Piriformis Muscle Rupture During Total Hip Arthroplasty Using A Muscle-Preserving Posterior Approach Acta Orthop Belg. 2013 Dec;79(6):616-9.

Solomon LB, Stevenson AW, Lee YC, Baird RP, Howie DW. Posterolateral and anterolateral approaches to unicondylar posterolateral tibial plateau fractures: A comparative study. Injury. 2013 Nov;44(11):1561-8. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2013.04.024. Epub 2013 Jun 15.

Sukthankar AV, Leonello DT, Hertel RW, Ding GS, Sandow MJ. A comprehensive classification of proximal humeral fractures: HGLS system. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2013 Jul;22(7):e1-6. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2012.09.018. Epub 2013 Jan 11.

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