Recent publications

See these recent publications from the Trauma and Orthopaedic Unit.

TORU Newsletter

  • 2013
Download:  November 2011, Volume 6, Issue 1 (PDF File - 7545k)
  • 2011
Download: November 2011, Volume 4, Issue 2 (PDF File - 3962k)
June 2011, Volume 4, Issue 1 (PDF File - 1602k)
  • 2010
Download: April 2010, Volume 3, Issue 1 (PDF File - 602k)
October 2010, Volume 3, Issue 2 (PDF File - 3654k)
  • 2009
Download: November 2009, Volume 2, Issue 2 (PDF File - 455k)
April 2009, Volume 2, Issue 1 (PDF File - 925k)
  • 2008
Download: February 2008, Volume 1, Issue 1 (PDF File - 404k)
November 2008, Volume 1, Issue 2 (PDF File - 798k)

Journal publications

Perriman D, Scarvell J, Hughes A, Ashman B, Lueck C and Smith PN. (2010) Validation of the Flexible Electrogoniometer for Measuring Thoracic Kyphosis. Spine. 35(14), E633-640.

Scarvell JM, Pickering MR and Smith PN. (2010) New registration algorithm for determining 3D knee kinematics using CT and single-plane fluoroscopy with improved out-of-plane translation accuracy. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 28, 334-40.

Warner J, Gladkis L, Geruschke T, Vianden R, Smith, PN, Scarvell JM, Zeitz W and Timmers H. (2009) Tracing Wear Debris Pathways Via Ion-Implanted Indium-111. Wear, In press.

Gladkis L, Li R, Scarvell J, Smith PN and Timmers H. (2009) Exploration of the size, shape and abundance of UHMWPE wear particles using atomic force microscopy. Wear. 267, 632-638.

Coulter C, Weber, J and Scarvell J. (2009) Group physiotherapy provides similar outcomes for participants after joint replacement surgery as one to one physiotherapy: a sequential cohort study. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 90, 1727-1733.

Scarvell J and Stone J. (2009) An Interprofessional Collaborative Practice model for preparation of clinical educators. Interprofessional Care, In press.

Fearon A, Scarvell J, Cook J and Smith PN. (2009) Does Ultrasound Correlate with Surgical or Histologic Findings in Greater Trochanteric Pain Syndrome? A Pilot Study. Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research, Published first on line Nov 2009.

Xu Q, Yuan Y, Sun LP, Gong YH, Xu Y, Yu XW, Dong NN, Lin GD, Smith PN and Li RW. (2009) Risk of gastric cancer is associated with the MUC1 568 A/G polymorphism. International Journal of Oncology. 35, 1313-20.

Policinski I and Smith P. (2009) A severe exacerbation of Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy - post total knee replacement. Journal of Orthopaedics. 6(2), e12.

Li RW, Freeman C, Yu D, Hindmarsh EJ, Tymms KE, Parish CR and Smith PN. (2008) Dramatic Regulation of Heparanase Activity and Angiogenesis Gene Expression in Synovium From Patients With Rheumatoid Arthritis. Arthritis and Rheumatism. 58, 1590-600.

Fisher A, Southcott E, Goh S, Srikusalanukul W, Hickman P, Davis M, Potter J, Budge M and Smith PN. (2008) Elevated Serum Cardiac troponin I in older patients with hip fracture: incidence and prognostic significance. Archives of Orthopaedic and Trauma Surgery. 128, 1073-9.

Erak S, Pelletier MH, Woods KR, Smith PN and Walsh WR. (2008) Acromioclavicular reconstructions with hamstring tendon grafts: a comparative biomechanical study. Journal of Shoulder & Elbow Surgery. 17, 772-8.

Smith PN, Lo PH, Freeman C, Sample RR, Parish CR, Li RW. Heparanase regulates osteogenic gene expression and stimulates human bone forming cells. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. In press Nov07

Smith PN, Leditschke A, McMahon D, Sample RR, Perriman DM, Prins A, Brussel T, Li RW. (2008) Monitoring and controlling intramedullary pressure increase in long bone instrumentation: a study on sheep. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 26, 1327-33.

Cahill JL, Shadbolt B, Scarvell JM, Smith PN. (2008) Quality of life after infection in total joint replacement. Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery. 16(1), 58-65.

Lin GD, Li RW, Myers SP, Leach DN. (2008) A Method of Selecting Plants with Anti-inflammatory Potential for Pharmacological Study. Natural product Communications. 3(1), 71-76.

Seely D, Kennedy DA, Myers SP, Cheras PA, Lin GD, Li RW, Cattley T, Brent PA, Mills E, and Leonard BJ. (2007) In vitro analysis of the herbal compound Essiac. Anticancer Research. 27(6B), 3875-3882.

Smith PN, Perriman DM, Sample RR, Gissane J, Li RW. (2007) An Effective Method of Monitoring and Controlling Intramedullary Pressure Increase during Instrumentation and Reaming of Long Bones. Injury Extra. 38, 422-426.

Gladkis L, Haberska L, Smith PN, Scarvell J and Timmers H. (2007) Radioisotope labelling of knee implant wear. Journal of the Australian Ceramics Society. 43, 175-178.

Fisher AA, Southcott EK, Srikusalanukul W, Davis MW, Hickman PE, Potter JM, Smith PN. (2007) Relationships between Myocardial Injury, All-cause Mortality, Vitamin D, PTH, and Biochemical Bone Turnover Markers in Older Patients with Hip Fractures. Annals of Clinical & Laboratory Science. 37, 222-232.

Morrison T, Fraser R, Smith PN, Mahalingam S and Heise M. (2007) Complement contributes to inflammatory tissue destruction in a mouse model of Ross River virus-induced disease. Journal of Virology. 81, 5132-43.

Scarvell JM, Smith PN, Galloway H, Refshauge KM and Woods KM. (2007) Magnetic resonance imaging analysis of kinematics in osteoarthritic knees. Journal of Arthroplasty. 22(3), 383-393.

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Fisher AA, Davis MW, Rubenach SE, Sivakumaran S, Smith PN, Budge MM. (2006) Outcomes for older patients with hip fractures: the impact of orthopaedic and geriatric medicine cocare. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 20(3), 172-180.

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Li RW, Theriault AG, Au K, Douglas TD, Casaschi A, Kurowska EM, Mukherjee R. (2006) Citrus polymethoxylated flavones improve lipid and glucose homeostasis and modulate adipocytokines in fructose-induced insulin resistant hamsters. Life Sciences. 79(4), 365-373.

Li RW, Lin GD, Leach DN, Waterman PG, Myers SP. (2006) Inhibition of COXs and 5-LOX and activation of PPARs by Australian Clematis species (Ranunculaceae). Journal of Ehtnopharmacology.104, 138-143.

Li RW, Douglas TD, Maiyoh GK, Adeli K, Theriault AG. (2006) The Herbal Supplement, Green Tea Leaf Extract, Improves Lipid and Glucose Homeostasis in a Fructose-Fed Insulin Resistant Hamster Model. Journal of Ehtnopharmacology 104(1-2), 24-31.

Scarvell JM, Smith PN, Refshauge KM, Galloway HR, and Woods KR. (2006) Does anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction restore normal knee kinematics? A prospective MRI analysis over two years. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (Br). 88-B(3), 324-330.

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Scarvell JM, Smith PN, Refshauge KM, Galloway HR and Woods KR. (2005) Comparison of kinematics in the healthy and ACL injured knee using MRI. Journal of Biomechanics. 38(2), 255-62.

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Scarvell JM, Smith PN, Refshauge KM, Galloway HR and Woods KR. (2005) Association between abnormal kinematics and degenerative change in knees of people with chronic anterior cruciate ligament deficiency: a magnetic resonance imaging study. Australian Journal of Physiotherapy. 51(4), 233-240.

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Fisher AA, Davis MW, Goh S and Smith PN. (2004) The second hip fracture an analysis of 84 elderly patients'. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 18(4), Author reply 256-7.

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Smith PN, Terweil E, Cahill J and Scarvell JM. (2004) A cost-benefit analysis of infection prophylaxis in total joint arthroplasty. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - British Volume. 86-B, SUPP_IV, 465-466.

Smith PN, Parker D, Gelinas J, Rorabeck C and Bourne R. (2004) Radiographic changes involving the patella following quadriceps turndown for revision total knee arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty. 19, 714-719.

Scarvell JM, Smith PN, Refshauge KM, Galloway HR and Woods KR. (2004) Evaluation of a method to map the tibiofemoral contact points in the normal knee using MRI. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 22(4), 788-93.

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Scarvell JM, Smith PN, Refshauge KM, Galloway HR and Woods KR. (2004) Comparison of kinematic analysis by mapping tibiofemoral contact with movement of the femoral condylar centres in healthy and anterior cruciate ligament injured knees. Journal of Orthopaedic Research. 22(5), 955-62.

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Li RW, Leach DN, Myers SP, Lin GD, Leach GJ, Waterman PG. (2004) A new anti-inflammatory glucoside from Ficus racemosa L. Planta Medica 70(5), 385-482.

Li RW, Myers SP, Leach DN, Lin GD, Leach GJ, Brushett DJ, Waterman PG. (2004) Anti-inflammatory activity, cytotoxicity and active compounds of Tinospora smilacina Benth. Phytotherapy Research 18(1), 78-83.

Casaschi A, Maiyoh GK, Rubio BK, Li RW, Adeli K, Theriault AG. (2004) The chalcone xanthohumol inhibits triglyceride and apolipoprotein B secretion in Hep G2 cells. The Journal of Nutrition. 134(6), 1340-6.

Fisher AA, Davis MW, Smith PN. (2003) Undertreatment of osteoporosis following hip fracture. Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery - American Volume. 85-A(7), 1394-5. 2003. Author reply 1395-6.

Smith PN, Refshauge KM and Scarvell J. (2003) Developments in the Concepts of Knee Kinematics. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 84, 1895-1902.

Li RW, Lin GD, Myers SP and Leach DN. (2003) Anti-inflammatory activity of Chinese medicinal vine plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 85(1), 61-67.

Li RW, Myers SP, Leach DN, Lin GD and Leach GJ. (2003) A cross-cultural study: anti-inflammatory activity of Australian and Chinese plants. Journal of Ethnopharmacology. 85(1), 25-32.

Lin, GD, Li RW and Myers SP. (2002) Analysis of antioxidants and antioxidant activities in macadamia kernels. MC98014. Published by the Horticulture Australia Ltd, Sydney. ISBN 0 7341 0339, p55.

Li RW, Lin DG and Myers PS. (2001) In vitro Cytotoxicity of Anti-inflammatory Vine Plants. Toxicology. 164, 172.

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