Iyer Krishna Mohan

Consultant Orthopedic Surgeon

Email: kmiyer28@hotmail.com
Date of Birth: 28th March, 1948
Nationality: Indian
Marital Status: Married

Educational & Professional Qualification

  • M. Ch. Orth. from University of Liverpool, UK – December 1981
  • M. S. Orth. from University of Mumbai, India – December 1978
  • F.C.P.S. Orth. from College of Physicians & Surgeons, Mumbai, India – November 1975
  • D`Orth from College of Physicians & Surgeons, Mumbai, India – April 1975
  • M.B.B.S. from University of Mumbai, India – November 1971
  • M.C.P.S. from College of Physicians & Surgeons, Mumbai, India – April 1971

Thesis

  • Fractures of the Patella - Thesis written, presented and accepted by the college of Physicians & Surgeons, Mumbai, India for the Fellowship in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Excision Arthroplasty of the Elbow - Thesis written, presented and accepted by the University of Mumbai, India for the Master’s Degree in Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Excision of the Trapezium for Carpometacarpal Arthritis of the Thumb - Thesis written, presented and accepted by the University of Liverpool, UK for the Master’s Degree in Orthopaedic Surgery

Scientific Highlights

  • I have presented numerous papers at State, National and International Conferences held at Singapore and Bangkok. I was invited to be on the Faculty of the CME programmes of numerous Instructional Courses and Regional Orthopaedic Association Conferences held in the Country.
  • I was in-charge of the teaching programme in orthopaedics for undergraduate students,at the M.S.Ramaiah Medical Teaching College and Hospital,Bangalore,India
  • I was an examiner for the MBBS degree at the University of Bangalore, India.
  • I was an Under-graduate and Post-graduate teacher at the University of Liverppol,UK and the University of London,UK for the Under-graduates and the final FRCS candidates.
  • I am also on the editorial board of the Indian Orthopedic Research Association for the Journal of Orthopedic Complications
  • I am also on the Editorial Board of Orthopedics and Rheumatology Open Access Journal (OROAJ)
  • I am invited as Editor-in-chief of the International Journal of Orthopaedics Sciences
  • I am on the Editorial Board of EC Orthopaedics.
  • I am on the Editorial Board for Journal of Spine Care.
  • I am the Executive Editor of Global Imaging Insights (GII)
  • I have been appointed as Oganizing Commitee Member(OCM) of the Global Ortho Congress to be held at Philadelphia,USA in December 2016
  • I am on the Editorial Board of 2425 Publishers
  • I am also the Associate Editorial Board member in our Global Journal of Addiction & Rehabilitation Medicine (GJARM)
  • I am also the Editorial Board member in our Journal of Physical Fitness, Medicine & Treatment in Sports (JPFMTS)
  • I am on the editorial board of Recent Advances in Arthroplasty (RAA) Journal
  • I am on the Editorial Board of the Medical and Clinical Archives (MCA)
  • I am on the Editorial Board of American Research Journal of Sports Medicine

Registration with Medical Councils

Memembership of Professional Orthopedic Organisations

  • Karnataka Orthopedic Association. Life Member: 1-2
  • Indian Orthopedic Association. Life Member: LM-1108

Publications / Papers Presented

  • Primary Malignant Melanoma of the Male Urethra – K. Mohan Iyer, A.L Shah, R.D. Bapat & C.V. Patel. Indian Journal of Cancer, June 1974, Vol. 11, No.2.
    Citations: See 2 Citations
    • Primary malignant melanoma of the urethra: a clinicopathologic analysis of 15 cases by E Oliva, T R Quinn, M B Amin, J N Eble, J I Epstein, J R Srigley, R H Young, Am J Surg Pathol. 2000 Jun ;24 (6):785-96 Department of Pathology, Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston 02114, USA
    • Primary malignant melanoma of male urethra. Urology. 1991 Apr ;37 (4):366-8 ,byL Calcagno, A Casarico, R Bandelloni, C Gambini Division of Urology, Galliera Hospital, Genoa, Italy
  • Anorectal Carcinoma – C.V. Patel, K. Mohan Iyer & G.B. Parulkar, First Triennial Conference of the Asian Society of Colo–rectal Surgery, Mumbai – January 1975.
  • A New Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint – K. Mohan Iyer, Injury, 13, 76-80, 1981.
  • The results of Excision of the Trapezium – K. Mohan Iyer, The Hand, Vol.13, No.3, 246-250, 1981.
  • Arthrography of the Metacarpo – scaphoid joint following Excision of the Trapezium – K. Mohan Iyer & Graham H. Whitehouse, The Hand Vol. 13, No.3, 251 – 256, 1981.
    Citations: See 2 Citations
    • Results from a degradable TMC joint Spacer (Artelon) compared with tendon arthroplasty.,J Hand Surg [Am]. 2005 Mar ;30 (2):380-9, by Anders Nilsson, Elisabeth Liljensten, Christina Bergström, Christer SollermanArtimplant AB, Göteborg, Sweden.
    • Weilby tendon interposition arthroplasty for osteoarthritis of the trapezial Joints, by S Nylén, L J Juhlin, H LugnegardJ Hand Surg Br. 1987 Feb ;12 (1):68-72
  • Experience with Thompson’s prosthesis using the New Posterior approach – K. Mohan Iyer, M.A. Shatwell and M.A. Elloy, Injury, 14, 243 – 244, 1982.
  • Congenital Absence of Flexor Pollicis Brevis and Abductor Pollicis Brevis – K. Mohan Iyer and J.K Stanley, The Hand Vol. 14, No.3, 313 – 316, 1982.
    Citations: See 4 Citations
    • Surgical Anatomy of the Hand and Upper Extremity, page nos:174 & 178 edited by James R. Doyle
    • Thumb function without the abductor pollicis longus and extensor pollicisBrevis, by J A Britto, D Elliot, J Hand Surg Br. 2002 Jun ;27 (3):274-7,St Andrew's Centre for Plastic Surgery and Burns, Broomfield Hospital, Broomfield, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 7ET, UK
    • Congenital malformations of the hand and forearm by Dieter Buck-Gramcko,inChir Main. 2002 Mar ;21 (2):70-101
    • All tibial foot: an electrophysiological artifact. by G Amoiridis,inJ Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 1999 Nov ;67 (5):698-9
  • A New Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint – Year Book of Orthopaedics - 1982.
  • Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint – K. Mohan Iyer, Association of Surgeons of India Conference, Mumbai - December 1982.
  • Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint - K. Mohan Iyer, Karnataka Orthopaedic Association Conference, Bangalore – February 1983.
  • Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint - K.Mohan Iyer India; Asean Orthopaedic Association Congress, Singapore – October 1984.
  • Arthroscopy of the Knee – K. Mohan Iyer, Karnataka Medical Journal, Vol. 51, No.4 – 1984
  • Role of Botropase in Orthopaedic and accident Surgery – K. Mohan Iyer, Karnataka Medical Journal, Vol.52, 65-67 – 1985.
  • Guest Faculty, C.M.E. Programme, First South Zone Orthopaedic Conference, Mangalore, India – 1985.
  • The results of Excision of the Trapezium & Arthrography of the Metacarpo – scaphoid joint following Excision of the Trapezium – Poster Session, Western Pacific Orthopaedic Association Congress, Bangkok – 1985.
  • Instructional Course on Bone Tumours – Guest Faculty, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai – 1985.
  • Carpal Tunnel Syndrome – K. Mohan Iyer, R. Rajkumar, Association of Surgeons of India Conference, Bangalore – 1985.
  • Instructional Course on Hand and Wrist – Guest Faculty, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai – July 1986
  • Guest Faculty, C.M.E. programme, Karnataka Orthopaedic Association Conference – March 1986.
  • Axillary Artery Thrombosis following a fracture of the neck of the Humerus – D. Sathyarup, Ajit K. Huilgol and K. Mohan Iyer, Injury, 19, 1988.
    Citations: See 9 Citations
    • Fractures of the proximal humerus, Rockwood and Green’s Fractures in Adults, Volume 1,Fifth Edition, 1039,Reference No:245.
    • Use of Cough Lok can predispose to Axillary Artery Thrombosis after a Robicsek procedure, Interactive Cardiovascular and thoracic Surgery,2;68-69, (2003).
    • Axillary Artery Injury from Humeral Neck Fracture:A rare but disabling traumatic event, Vascular and Endovascular Surgery,Vol.38,No.2,175-184(2004).
    • Surgical Anatomy of the Hand and Upper Extremity, Page No:282 edited by James R. Doyle
    • A rare combination of an axillary artery and brachial plexus injury due to a proximal humeral fracture. by Robin M Seagger, Jeffery Kitson,in Int J Shoulder Surg. 2009 Jul ;3 (3):71-3, The Orthopaedic Department, The Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Barrack Road, Exeter, EX25DW, United Kingdom.
    • Delayed presentation of a pseudoaneurysm of the subclavian and axillary artery--the importance of vigilance. Nemandra Sandiford, Kostantinos Tsitskaris, Matthew Erritty,in J R Soc Med. 2010 Feb ;103 (2):67-9 Department of Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgery Queen Mary's Hospital, Sidcup, Kent DA14 6LR, UK.
    • Late onset of axillary artery thrombosis after a nondisplaced humeral neck fracture: A case report,inJ Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2006 Nov 20;:, by Gerardo Gallucci, Maximiliano Ranalletta, Jorge Gallucci, Pablo De Carli, Gastón Maignon Instituto de Ortopedia y Traumatologia, Carlos E. Ottolenghi Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
    • Shoulder disarticulation: a sequel of vascular injury secondary to a proximal humeral fracture. In Injury. 2002 Nov ;33 (9):771-4, by A A Syed, H R Williams Department of Orthopaedics, York District Hospital, Wigginton Road, Y031 8HE, York, UK.
    • Axillary artery injury as a complication of proximal humerus fractures. J A McLaughlin, R Light, I Lustrin,in Shoulder Elbow Surg. ;7 (3):292-4 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, New Hyde Park, NY, USA.
  • Clinical Experience with the Iyer modification of the Posterior Approach to the Hip – F.H Beddow & C. Tulloch, Liverpool; J.B., J.S., 73- B Supp II, 1991
  • Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint, Campbell’s Operative Orthopaedics, Ninth Edition(1992)Pages 140,387,466.
  • Osteoid Osteoma: Importance of CT Scan of the Excised Lesion – K. Mohan Iyer, Sharanya S. Bhat & Shahanaz K. Patel, Emirates Medical Journal (2001); 19 (3): 201-202.
  • Wheeless’ Textbook of Orthopaedics > wheelessonline.com > Osteoarthritis > CMC Arthritis > Excision of the Trapezium.
  • Early post-operative femoral component loosening – Shibu P.Krishnan and K.Mohan Iyer,European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology(March 2006;Issue No.16/1).
  • Early Postoperative Loosening of Acetabular Component presenting as Dislocation of Total Hip Replacement- Sughran Banerjee and K.Mohan Iyer, Article Accepted for publication in the European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology(April 2007).
  • Guest Faculty,Orthopaedic Association of South Indian States Conference, OASISCON,7th to 9th September 2007,Mangalore,India.
  • Iyer KM.Technical note on Modified Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint.Journal of Orthopaedic Case Reports 2015 Jan-March;5(1):69-72
  • Iyer K.M.Guest Editorial for the Journal of Medical Thesis 2015 Jan-Apr;3(1)3
  • Modified Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint, International Journal of Orthopaedics Sciences,2015; 1(4): 01-05.
  • Invited presentation on `Modified Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint,8/12/2016,Philadelphia,USA.

Original Research Work

During my 30 years career in Orthopaedic Surgery, I have done extensive original research work on the following 2 topics, which had originally appeared in the following journals. The original work and extracts from them have been quoted(From 1982 till to date-over the last 35 years) from various Orthopaedic Centres in Australia, Europe,U.K. and the U.S., in various journals, Year Book and Reputed text books as follows:-
  • The Results of Excision of the Trapezium-Iyer, K.M.(1981) The Hand 13:246-250
  • My original research work on The Results of Excision of the Trapezium
    Referred to in Wheeless’ Textbook of Orthopaedics- wheelessonline.com-Osteoarthritis-CMC Arthritis-Excision of the Trapezium.
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    • GERVIS,W.H.(1973)A review of excision of the trapezium after Osteoarthritis of the trapezio-metacarpal joint after twenty-five years,Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery,55B:56-57.
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    • MULLER,G.M.(1949)Arthrodesis of the trapezio-metacarpal joint for osteoarthritis,Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery,31B:540.
    • BRITTAIN,H.A.(1952)Architectural Principles in Arthrodesis.Edinburgh and London:Livingstone.
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    • The results of Excision of the Trapezium – K. Mohan Iyer, The Hand, Vol.13, No.3, 246-250, 1981.
    • Arthrography of the Metacarpo – scaphoid joint following Excision of the Trapezium- K. Mohan Iyer & Graham H. Whitehouse, The Hand Vol. 13, No.3, 251 – 256, 1981.

    Citations: See 22 Citations
    • Osteoarthritis of the Carpometacarpal Joint of the Thumb-Lasse Kvarnes and Olav Reikeras(Feb.1985) The Journal of Hand Surgery,Vol.10-B,No.1,117-120.
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis at the Base of the Thumb treated by Trapezium Resection or Implant Arthroplasty-L.Kavarnes and O.Reikeras(June 1985) The Journal of Hand Surgery,Vol.10-B, No.2,195-196.
    • Interposition Arthroplasty of the Trapeziometacarpal Joint for Osteoarthritis-Paul C.Dell and Ruth B.Muniz(July 1987) Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, Number 220,27-34.
    • Replacement of the Trapezium with a Silicone Elastomer Universal Small Joint Spacer-B.Helal and I.McPherson(Nov.1989) The Journal of Hand Surgery,Vol.14B,No.4:456-459.
    • Revision Procedures for complications of Surgery for Osteoarthritis of the Carpometacarpal Joint of the Thumb-W.B.Conolly and S.Rath(August 1993) The Journal of Hand Surgery,Vol.18B,No.4:533-539.
    • Excision of the Trapezium for Osteoarthritis at the base of the Thumb – Varley G.W,Calvey J,Hunter J.B,Barton N.J,Davis T.R.C(November 1994) The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery(Br),76-B:Vol.6,964-968.
    • Simple Trapezectomy for Treatment of Trapeziometacarpal Osteoarthritis of the Thumb-Vandenbroucke J,De Schrijver F,De Smet L,Fabry G(1997) Clin Rheumatol;16:239-242.
    • A Comparison of Trapeziectomy with and without ligament reconstruction and Tendon Interposition-H.J.C.R.Belcher and J.E.Nicholl(August 2000) The Journal of Hand Surgery,Vol.25B, No.4:350-356.
    • Trapezial Space Height after Trapeziectomy:Mechanism of formation and benefits-N.D.Downing and T.R.C.Davis(2001) Journal of Hand Surgery,Vol.26A,862-868.
    • Early versus late mobilization after simple excision of the Trapezium- N.Horlock and H.J.C.R.Belcher(November 2002) The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery,Vol.84-B,No.8:1111-1115.
    • Excision of the Trapezium for Osteoarthritis of the Trapeziometacarpal Joint:A study of the benefit of ligament reconstruction or tendon Interposition(2004) Journal of Hand Surgery,Vol.29A,1069-1077.
    • Wheeless’ Textbook of Orthopaedics > wheelessonline.com > Osteoarthritis > CMC Arthritis > Excision of the Trapezium.
    • Results from a degradable TMC joint Spacer (Artelon) compared with tendon arthroplasty JOURNAL OF HAND SURGERY-AMERICAN VOLUME 30 (2): 380-389, 2005 MAR.
    • A review of osteoarthritis of the trapeziometacarpal joint (TMJ) eprints.soton.ac.uk/72296/1/TMJ, Article_NAROT_Journal_23Jan09 by Nicole Murphy,Bhoomiah Dasari & Jo Adams
    • Arthroplasty for trapezium excision and tendon interposition in rhizarthrosis cases: prospective study,byWalter Gomes Pinheiro JuniorI; Renan Moukbel ChaimII; Henrique Bella Freire de CarvalhoIII; Walter Manna AlbertoniIV; Flávio FaloppaV; João Baptista Gomes dos SantosVI Rev. bras. ortop. vol.46 no.1 São Paulo 2011.
    • EXCISION OF THE TRAPEZIUM AND INTERPOSITION ARTHROPLASTY WITH GELFOAM FOR THE TREATMENTOF TRAPEZIOMETACARPAL OSTEOARTHRITIS by I. NUSEM and D. R. GOODWIN, Journal of Hand Surgery (British and European Volume,2003) 28B: 3: 242–245.
    • First carpo-metacarpal osteoarthritis and its association with occupation(with an emphasis on clerical workers) by Dr. Craig W. Martin, Senior Medical Advisor, WorkSafeBC Evidence-based practice group, PO Box 5350 Stn Terminal, Vancouver BC V6B 5L5,November 2010.
    • CMC Joint Arthroplasty Utilizing the BioPro Modular Thumb Implant Louis S. Habryl, DO www.bioproimplants.com/downloads/dr_louis_habryl_cmc_study.pdf‎.
    • Page No.52,Thesis submitted for the PhD on 29th January 2014,to the University of Erasmus MC, Netherlands on `Thumbs Up’ Surgical Management and outcome of Primary Osteoarthritis at the base of the Thumb by Guus M.Vermeulem
    • “Excision of the Trapezium for Carpometacarpal Osteoarthritis of the Base of the Thumb”. EC Orthopaedics 4.6 (2016): 653-656.
    • Mohan IK.Excision of the Trapezium for carpometacarpal osteoarthritis of the base of the thumb.Med Press.2016;1(1):1-3
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  • A New Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint – K. Mohan Iyer, Injury, 13, 76-80, 1981.
  • Original Research work done:
    I have also done extensive work on the Hip Joint and described an approach to the Hip Joint, which has been widely acknowledged and referred to in the Campbell’s Textbook of Operative Orthopaedics,12th Edition,by S.Terry Canale and James H.Beaty,Page No.331.
    The same is also referred to in detail in The Year Book of Orthopaedics 1982-Mark B.Coventry, Pages:371-373.
    Sugery of the Hip
    The same is also referred to in Surgery of the Hip, Elsevier, Mosby/Saunders, Volume 2, by Daniel J.Berry and Jay R.Lieberman, Page No.269.
    The Adult Hip
    The same is also referred to in The Adult Hip by John J Callaghan MD, Aaron G Rosenberg MD, Harry E Rubash. Volume 1, Callaghan, Rosenberg and Rubash, ISBN:078175092X, Pages:700-701,718.
    References: See 18 References
    • A New Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint – K.Mohan Iyer (1981), Injury, 13, 76-80.
    • Experience with Thompson’s prosthesis using the New Posterior Approach – K.Mohan Iyer, M.A.Shatwell and M.A.Elloy (1982), Injury, 14, 243-244.s
    • The Year Book of Orthopaedics – Mark B.Coventry (1982), 371-373.
    • A Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint with complete posterior Capsular and muscular repair: Hedley et al (1990), The Journal of Arthroplasty, Vol.5, Supplement, October 1990: S 57 to S 66.
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis Surgical Society-Clinical Experience with the Iyer modification of the Posterior Approach to the Hip: F.H.Beddow and C.Tulloch(1990),J.Bone Joint Surg(BR),73B, Suppl II: 164-165.
    • Experience with modified Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint.A Technical note:Shaw J.A(1991):J Arthroplasty,Vol.6,No.1:11-18.
    • Campbell’s Operative Orthopaedics, Ninth Edition, Volume 1, S.Terry Canale(1992),Pages:140,387,466.
    • The Adult Hip (Lippincott-Raven),Volume 1,Callaghan, Rosenberg and Rubash (1998),Pages:700-701,718.
    • Failure of Reinserted Short External Rotator Muscles after Total Hip Arthroplasty-Thomas Stahelin,P.Vienne and O.Hershe(2002) The Journal of Arthroplasty,Vol.17,No.5:604-607.
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    • Cofield H.Robert. (2010) Personal Communication.
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    • Moore A.T.(1957) The self locking metal hipprosthesis .J.Bone Jt.Surg.39A, 811.
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    • Deepa Iyer(2006) The Orthopaedic Enigma: A Simplified Classification.The Internet Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery Vol 3,Number 2.

    Citations: 22 Citations
    • The Year Book of Orthopaedics 1982-Mark B.Coventry,371-373.
    • A Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint with complete posterior capsular and muscular repair: Hedley et al(1990),The Journal of Arthroplasty,Vol.5, Supplement, October 1990:S 57 to S 66.
    • Rheumatoid Arthritis Surgical Society(1990)-Clinical Experience with the Iyer modification of the Posterior Approach to the Hip: F.H.Beddow and C.Tulloch, J.Bone Joint Surg(BR) 1991,73B,Supp II:164-165.
    • Experience with a Modified Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint.A technical note: Shaw J.A:J Arthroplasty;1991,Vol.6,No.1:11-18.
    • Campbell’s Operative Orthopaedics(1992),Ninth Edition,Volume-1, S.Terry Canale,Pages: 140,387,466.
    • The Adult Hip(Lippincott-Raven)(1998),Volume 1,Callaghan,Rosenberg and Rubash,Pages:700-701,718.
    • Failure of Reinserted Short External Rotator Muscles after Total Hip Arthroplasty-Thomas Stahelin,P.Vienne and O.Hershe(2002), The Journal of Arthroplasty,Vol.17,No.5:604-607.
    • Primary hip arthroplasty through a limited posterior trochnteric osteotomy-Jaoquin Sanchez-Sotelo,John Gipple,Daniel Berry,Charles Rowland,Robert Cofield(2005) Acta Orthop Belg.,71,548-554.
    • Oblique Posterior Trochanteric Osteotomy in Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty by Steven A. Stuchin, MD & Jennifer S. Millman, BS The Journal of Arthroplasty Volume 26, Issue 3 , Pages 472-475 , April 2011
    • Surgery of the Hip,Elsevier,Mosby/Saunders,Volume 2,by Daniel J.Berry and Jay R.Lieberman,Page No.269.
    • Chapter 7- J.W.Harkess,=Arthroplasty of Hip,In Complications and the References of complications and dislocation.
    • Treatment and Rehabilitation Concepts in Europe by K. E. Dreinhöfer, & W. Puhl, Minimally Invasive Total Joint Arthroplasty,2004, pp 13-17.
    • An Extensile Posterior Exposure for Primary and Revision Hip Arthroplasty by C. S. Ranawat, V. J. Rasquinha, A. S. Ranawat, K. Miyasaka,Minimally Invasive Total Joint Arthroplasty, 2004, pp 39-46.
    • Late Repair of Abductor Avulsion After the Transgluteal Approach for Hip Arthroplasty Hermes H. Miozzari Claudio Dora John M. Clark Hubert P. Nötzli The Journal of Arthroplasty 2010 | 25 | 3 | 450-457.e1
    • University of Pennsylvania Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
      Adult Reconstruction Service Fellowship Handbook 2008-2009
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Books Written

Pocket book of Orthopedics
Contains Posterior Approach to the Hip Joint and Excision of the Trapezium.
Publisher: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
Year of Publication: 2011
The foreword had been given by late Professor M.Sudhakar Shetty, Mangalore, India.


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Clinical Examination in Orthopedics
Publisher: Springer-Verlag(London)
Year of Publication: 2011
The foreword for this book was given by Professor Shamal Das De, Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, National University Hospital, Singapore.

*This book also has a unique original chapter written by my respected teacher Dr.L.N.Vora M.S. (Bom.), F.C.P.S. (Bom.), F.R.C.S. (Eng.), M.Ch. Orth(L’Pool), Hon. Orthopedic Surgeon, Sir. H. N. Hospital, Mumbai; Hon. Prof. of Orthopedics (Retd.), Seth G. S. Medical College, Mumbai; Hon. Orthopedic Surgeon (Retd.) K.E.M. Hospital, Mumbai on `Examination of Gait’.

Book review published in "The Journal of Maharashtra Orthopedic Association 2014;9(1):31"

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Orthopedics of the Upper and Lower Limb
Publisher: Springer-Verlag(London)
Year of Publication: 2012
The foreword for this book was given by Emeritus Professor Robert H Cofield, Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, U.S.


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Trauma Management in Orthopedics
Publisher: Springer-Verlag(London)
Year of Publication: 2012
The foreword for this book was given by Emeritus Professor Robert H Cofield, Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, U.S.


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General Principles of Orthopedics and Trauma
Publisher: Springer-Verlag(London)
Year of Publication: 2012
The foreword for this book was given by Emeritus Professor Robert H Cofield, Professor of Orthopedic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, U.S.


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Modified Posterior Approach To The Hip Joint
Publisher: NotionPress
Year of Publication: 2015
This is the original Research done first on cadavers before clinical application on the Hip Joint by me in Liverpool,UK in 1981.I have followed it up along with References and Citations till today.This work has been cited in many books on the Hip Joint till today.

The foreword has been given by Dr.Thomas Stahelin of Zurich,Switzerland who had done pioneering work on the same topic and published the same in the coveted Journal of Arthroplasty in 2002.


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Hip Joint
Publisher: Pan Stanford Publishing Pte. Ltd
Year of Publication: 2016
This is my detailed book on HIP JOINT, covering all the recent trends in Orthopaedic Surgery on the Hip Joint,which I have written as a lifetime project after my original research on the HIP JOINT, done in 1981,and hence dedicated to my respected teacher,late Geoffrey V Osborne & my family.

The forewords have given given by (1)Professor George Bentley,London,UK, Emeritus Professor and Director.Institute of Orthopaedics and Musculo-Skeletal Science. University College London.Honorary Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon,Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital,London.and (2) Dr.S Terry Canale, Professor and Chair, University of Tennessee-Campbell Clinic Department of Orthopaedic Surgery & Biomedical Engineering, Memphis, Tennessee, USA and (3) PROF.(DR.) M. SHANTHARAM SHETTY,Pro Chancellor, Nitte University,Chairman, Tejasvini Hospital & SSIOT,Chairman, World Bunts' Foundation,Adjunct Professor, The TN Dr. MGR Medical University,Past President, Indian Orthopaedic Association.

Book review: EJOST(European Journal of Orrthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology)


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