Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma

Orthopaedics and Trauma Current Projects

Below is a list of our current projects

PROJECT TITLE

CLINICIAN/INVESTIGATOR

Reviewed

Edinburgh Orthopaedics Research Database 2016 -2021

Colin Howie

25/01/2021

TRIO (Targeted Rehabilitation to Improve Outcome) in total knee replacement

Hamish Simpson

25/01/2021

Imaging of the musculoskeletal system using freehand 3D ultrasound

Hamish Simpson

25/01/2021

Long term outcomes of acetabular fracture management

John Keating/Chloe Scott/Tim White

25/01/2021

Incorporation of the biceps tendon improves surgical outcomes in arthroscopic reconstruction of massive rotator cuff tears

Julie McBirnie

25/01/2021

One year outcomes of revision total knee arthroplasty(TKA) using the Triathlon TS implant

Richard Burnett/Nick Clement

25/01/2021

The effect of ACL injury on knee osteoarthritis

Chloe Scott/John Keating

25/01/2021

Patterns of hip and knee osteoarthritis

Colin Howie/Nick Clement

25/01/2021

Predictors for length of stay hip and knee arthroplasty

Colin Howie

25/01/2021

Patient reported outcomes: shoulders  under 18 years of age at time of surgery

Julie McBirnie

25/01/2021

Unicompartmental Knees at 10 years

Chloe Scott

25/01/2021

Patient reported outcomes following shoulder fracture

Mike Robinson

25/01/2021

Perceptions of kneeling ability and kneeling function following total knee arthroplasty

Rida Benfayed/Hamish Simpson

25/01/2021

Does patient controlled analgesia(PCA) have a role in post-operative management of lower limb arthroplasty?

Paul Gaston

25/01/2021

Outcomes follwing hip arthroscopy using NAHR minimum dataset: does it show a benefit?

Paul Gaston

25/01/2021

Cemented total hip replacement following acetabular fracture

Sam Patton/John Keating/Chloe Scott

25/01/2021

The use of endo-buttons for fixation of lateral clavicle fractures

Mike Robinson

25/01/2021

Review of lesser toe proximal phalanx 2010  - 2016

John McKinley

25/01/2021

Review of distal metatarsal metaphyseal osteotomy (DMMO)

John McKinley

25/01/2021

Complex bone restoration and semi-constrained revision TKA using Triathlon TS implant and cone augments

Richard Burnett

25/01/2021

Return to work for patient <65 years of age following lower limb arthroplasty: retirement plans

Chloe Scott/Steffen Breusch

25/01/2021

The catastrophising  arthroplasty patient 

Colin Howie/Nick Clement

25/01/2021

Revision total knee replacement using a semi-constrained implant for non-infective causes: a 100 patient, single surgeon series

Richard Burnett/Nick Clement

25/01/2021

Exploring variation in outcome score response in UK and Swiss cohorts

Colin Howie

25/01/2021

Can arthroplasty Stem Influence Outcome(CASINO): a randomised controlled equivalence trial of 125mm v 150mm Exeter stems in total hip arthroplasty 

Hamish Simpson/Colin Howie

25/01/2021

Association between the forgotten joint (FJS) concept and satisfaction

Colin Howie

25/01/2021

Who needs post-operative physiotherapy following lower limb arthroplasty

Colin Howie

25/01/2021

Creating treatment success threshold values for the Oxford hip and knee scores

Colin Howie

25/01/2021

The influence of comorbidity on patient outcomes following total hip arthroplasty

Colin Howie

25/01/2021

The influence of obesity on patient outcomes following total knee arthroplasty

Colin Howie

25/01/2021

English language validation of the forgotten joint score(FJS)

Colin Howie

25/01/2021

Prospective review of minimally invasive Achilles tendon stripping

John McKinley

25/01/2021

Total hip replacement: one year outcomes, diabetes and diabetic control

Matt Moran

25/01/2021

Return to work and recreation after total knee replacement: what should we tell patients?

Steffen Breusch/Chloe Scott

25/01/2021

Ankle fractures and fibular nails: clinical and patient reported outcomes

Tim White

25/01/2021

The outcome of 'discretionary' TKR revision surgeries

Frazer Wade/Chloe Scott

25/01/2021

Outcome of total hip arthroplasty in patients with Paget's disease of the bone

Stuart Ralston

25/01/2021

Can outcome scores be used retrospectively to collect accurate pre-operative data in primary hip and knee arthroplasty patients

Matt Moran

25/01/2021

Orthopaedic theatre utilisation audit

Gavin McPherson

25/01/2021

The role of prolonged microbiological culture in revision hip and knee arthroplasty for aeseptic loosening

Phil Simpson

25/01/2021

Arthroplasty, obesity, deprivation

Hamish Simpson/Colin Howie

25/01/2021

Audit of forefoot arthroplasty

Steffen Breusch

25/01/2021

Anatomical restoration and patient reported outcomes in total hip replacements

Matt Moran

25/01/2021

Pre-operative cardiovascular assessment of elective orthopaedic surgery patients

Colin Howie

25/01/2021

Functional outcomes in lower limb arthroplasties following revision surgery and infection

Steffen Breusch

25/01/2021

Patient reported outcomes following surgery for Mortons Neuroma

Steffen Breusch

25/01/2021

The prevalence of knee pain following intramedullary nailing: a retrospective analysis based on surgical and patient reported outcomes

Tim White

25/01/2021