Clinical publications and videos on the foot and ankle, limb reconstruction & bone infection

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This page is a hub for clinical papers and publications by our lower limb team. They are divided into topics for ease of reference.

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Foot and ankle

Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma 16(5) DOI: 10.1016/j.jcot.2021.02.007

Charcot hindfoot deformity reconstruction using a hindfoot nail- surgical technique
Venu Kavarthapu Thomas W Hester

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33738236/

Injury. 2020 Dec 24;S0020-1383(20)31034-2. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2020.12.006. Online ahead of print.

Outcomes of posterior malleolar fixation in ankle fractures in a major trauma centre
Luckshmana Jeyaseelan 1 , Nelson Bua 1 , Lee Parker 1 , Catrin Sohrabi 1 , Amaury Trockels 1 , Alexandros Vris 1 , Nima Heidari 1 , Francesc Malagelada 2

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33376016/

J Clin Orthop Trauma May-Jun 2020;11(3):357-368. doi: 10.1016/j.jcot.2020.03.025.

Charcot foot reconstruction outcomes: A systematic review
Joon Ha 1, Thomas Hester 1, Robert Foley 1, Ines L H Reichert 1, Prashanth R J Vas 1 2, Raju Ahluwalia 1, Venu Kavarthapu 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32405193/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):39S-42S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859892.

What Is the Best Method to Differentiate Acute Charcot Foot From Acute Infection?
Nima Heidari 1 , Irvin Oh 2 , Yueyang Li 1 , Alexandros Vris 1 , Iris Kwok 1 , Alexander Charalambous 1 , Ryan Rogero 3 4

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322932/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):73S-74S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719861647.

Should Treatment of Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis Be Based on Bone Biopsies?
Nima Heidari 1 , Iris Kwok 1 , Alexandros Vris 1 , Alexander Charalambous 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322951/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):21S-22S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859536.

What Is the Diagnostic “Algorithm” for Infected Total Ankle Arthroplasty (TAA)?
Nima Heidari 1 , Irvin Oh 2 , Francesc Malagelada 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322963/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):15S-16S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859343.

Does Revascularization Prior to Foot and Ankle Surgery Reduce the Incidence of Surgical Site Infection (SSI)?
Nima Heidari 1 , Alexander Charalambous 1 , Iris Kwok 1 , Alexandros Vris 1 , Yueyang Li 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322950/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):21S-22S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859536.

What Is the Diagnostic “Algorithm” for Infected Total Ankle Arthroplasty (TAA)?
Nima Heidari 1 , Irvin Oh 2 , Francesc Malagelada 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322963/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):14S-15S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859329.

Is There a Role for the Use of Dilute Povidone-Iodine (Betadine) Irrigation or Other Antiseptic Irrigation Solutions During Total Ankle Arthroplasty (TAA) or Other Foot and Ankle Procedures?
Kristin Englund 1 , Nima Heidari 2

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322948/

International Journal of Lower Extremity Wounds 2015 Dec;14(4):384-92. doi: 10.1177/1534734615596114

Modern Orthopedic Inpatient Care of the Orthopedic Patient With Diabetic Foot Disease
Bateman AH, Bradford S, Hester TW, Kubelka I, Tremlett J, Morris V, Pendry E, Kavarthapu V, Edmonds ME.

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://journals.sagepub.com/doi/10.1177/1534734615596114

Bone and Joint Journal 2015 Jun; 97-B(6):809-13.

The medial column Synthes Midfoot Fusion Bolt is associated with unacceptable rates of failure in corrective fusion for Charcot deformity
Butt D, Hester T, Bilal A, Edmonds M, Kavarthapu V

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://online.boneandjoint.org.uk/doi/full/10.1302/0301-620x.97b6.34844

BMJ Case Reports July 2013 (aug16 1)

Case Report: Plantar Fascia Calcification – a sequelae of corticosteroid injection in the treatment of recalcitrant Plantar Fasciitis
Thomas Peter Fox, Govind Oliver, Caesar Wek, Thomas Hester

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://casereports.bmj.com/content/2013/bcr-2013-200303

J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. May-Jun 2013;103(3):204-7. doi: 10.7547/1030204.

Do the presence of pathologic changes and the level of operator experience alter the rate of intra-articular injection of the first metatarsophalangeal joint? A cadaver study
Nima Heidari 1 , Tanja Kraus, Stefan Fischerauer, Norbert Tesch, Annelie Weinberg

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/23697725/

Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2011 Oct;131(10):1409-12. doi: 10.1007/s00402-011-1318-1. Epub 2011 May 13.

The risk of nerve injury with minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis of distal fibula fractures: an anatomic study
Thomas Neubauer 1 , Nima Heidari, Annelie M Weinberg, Wolfgang Grechenig, Norbert Peter Tesch, Wolfgang Pichler, Michael Wagner

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/21567146/

Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2011 Jun;131(6):759-63. doi: 10.1007/s00402-010-1208-y. Epub 2010 Dec 16.

Accuracy of anterolateral versus posterolateral subtalar injection
Tanja Kraus 1 , Nima Heidari, Paul Borbas, Hans Clement, Wolfgang Grechenig, Annelie-Martina Weinberg

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/21161254/

Orthopedics. 2010 Mar;33(3). doi: 10.3928/01477447-20100129-08. Epub 2010 Mar 10.

Morphology of the tibialis anterior muscle and its implications in minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis of tibial fractures
Norbert Peter Tesch 1 , Wolfgang Grechenig, Nima Heidari, Wolfgang Pichler, Stephan Grechenig, Annelie Martina Weinberg

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/20349866/

Jan;92(1):176-8. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.92B1.22355. PMID: 20044700

Does the anteromedial or anterolateral approach alter the rate of joint puncture in injection of the ankle?: A cadaver study.
Heidari N, Pichler W, Grechenig S, Grechenig W, Weinberg AM. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2010

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/20044700/

Med Hypotheses. 2009 Dec;73(6):986-8

A hypothesis and model of reduced fetal movement as a common pathogenetic mechanism in clubfoot
T W Hester 1, L C Parkinson, J Robson, S Misra, H Sangha, J E Martin

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/19786327/

Ankle arthritis: what are the options for treatment & when to refer ankle pain, webinar Mar 10 2021

Mr Nima Heidari and Mr Thomas Hester discuss the latest treatment options for ankle arthritis and when to refer ankle pain. Hosted by Mr Raghbir Khakha.

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Updates in Managing Ankle Instability and Heel Pain – webinar 17th June 2020

Updates in Managing Ankle Instability and Heel Pain presented by Mr Nima Heidari and Mr Thomas Hester. Hosted by Mr Raghbir Khakha.

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Trauma

Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma 17(9) Follow journal DOI: 10.1016/j.jcot.2021.01.016

Current concepts and challenges in managing ankle fractures in the presence of diabetes: A systematic review of the literature
William J Nash 1, Thomas Hester 2, Joon Ha 3

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33717970/

Injury. 2020 Dec 24;S0020-1383(20)31034-2. doi: 10.1016/j.injury.2020.12.006. Online ahead of print.

Outcomes of posterior malleolar fixation in ankle fractures in a major trauma centre
Luckshmana Jeyaseelan 1 , Nelson Bua 1 , Lee Parker 1 , Catrin Sohrabi 1 , Amaury Trockels 1 , Alexandros Vris 1 , Nima Heidari 1 , Francesc Malagelada 2

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33376016/

Foot. 2020 Jun;43:101659.  doi: 10.1016/j.foot.2019.101659

Does 3D CT reconstruction help the surgeon to preoperatively assess calcaneal fractures?
Mansur Halai 1, Thomas Hester 2, Richard E Buckley 3

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32087446/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):39S-42S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859892.

Current concepts in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of fracture-related infection (FRI)
Alexios Dimitrios Iliadis, Faiz Shivji, Ekansh Debuka, Alex Trompeter, Badri Narayan, Nima Heidari

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33778904/

Springer Publishing 2016 ISBN 978-1-4471-6756-3

Paediatric Orthopaedic Trauma in Clinical Practice Chapter title: The response to injury in the child & bone healing
Hester T, Barry M

Bone Joint J 2014 vol. 96-B no. SUPP 10 1

The Use Low Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound (LIPUS) In The Management Of Established Non Union In Open Fractures
T. Hester, D. Bond, S. Phillips

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://online.boneandjoint.org.uk/doi/abs/10.1302/1358-992X.96BSUPP_10.BLRS2014-001

Arch Orthop Trauma Surg. 2011 Oct;131(10):1409-12. doi: 10.1007/s00402-011-1318-1. Epub 2011 May 13.

The risk of nerve injury with minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis of distal fibula fractures: an anatomic study
Thomas Neubauer 1 , Nima Heidari, Annelie M Weinberg, Wolfgang Grechenig, Norbert Peter Tesch, Wolfgang Pichler, Michael Wagner

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/21567146/

Orthopedics. 2010 Mar;33(3). doi: 10.3928/01477447-20100129-08. Epub 2010 Mar 10.

Morphology of the tibialis anterior muscle and its implications in minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis of tibial fractures
Norbert Peter Tesch 1 , Wolfgang Grechenig, Nima Heidari, Wolfgang Pichler, Stephan Grechenig, Annelie Martina Weinberg

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/20349866/

Bone infection

Strategies Trauma Limb Reconstr. May-Aug 2019;14(2):92-93. doi: 10.5005/jp-journals-10080-1428.

Treating the Many Using a Few: A Novel Approach for the Application of External Fixators in Mass Casualties
Alexandros Vris 1 , Ossama Al-Obaedi 1 , Kalpesh R Vaghela 1 , Nima Heidari 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32742420/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):73S-74S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719861647.

Should Treatment of Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis Be Based on Bone Biopsies?
Nima Heidari 1 , Iris Kwok 1 , Alexandros Vris 1 , Alexander Charalambous 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322951/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):39S-42S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859892.

Current concepts in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of fracture-related infection (FRI)
Alexios Dimitrios Iliadis 1 , Faiz Shivji 2 , Ekansh Debuka 3 , Alex Trompeter 2 , Badri Narayan 3 , Nima Heidari 4

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33778904/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):21S-22S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859536.

What Is the Diagnostic “Algorithm” for Infected Total Ankle Arthroplasty (TAA)?
Nima Heidari 1 , Irvin Oh 2 , Francesc Malagelada 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322963/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):14S-15S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859329.

Is There a Role for the Use of Dilute Povidone-Iodine (Betadine) Irrigation or Other Antiseptic Irrigation Solutions During Total Ankle Arthroplasty (TAA) or Other Foot and Ankle Procedures?
Kristin Englund 1 , Nima Heidari 2

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322948/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):15S-16S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859343.

Does Revascularization Prior to Foot and Ankle Surgery Reduce the Incidence of Surgical Site Infection (SSI)?
Nima Heidari 1 , Alexander Charalambous 1 , Iris Kwok 1 , Alexandros Vris 1 , Yueyang Li 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322950/

Limb reconstruction

Strategies Trauma Limb Reconstr. May-Aug 2019;14(2):92-93. doi: 10.5005/jp-journals-10080-1428.

Treating the Many Using a Few: A Novel Approach for the Application of External Fixators in Mass Casualties
Alexandros Vris 1 , Ossama Al-Obaedi 1 , Kalpesh R Vaghela 1 , Nima Heidari 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32742420/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):73S-74S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719861647.

Should Treatment of Diabetic Foot Osteomyelitis Be Based on Bone Biopsies?
Nima Heidari 1 , Iris Kwok 1 , Alexandros Vris 1 , Alexander Charalambous 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322951/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):39S-42S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859892.

Current concepts in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of fracture-related infection (FRI)
Alexios Dimitrios Iliadis 1 , Faiz Shivji 2 , Ekansh Debuka 3 , Alex Trompeter 2 , Badri Narayan 3 , Nima Heidari 4

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33778904/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):21S-22S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859536.

What Is the Diagnostic “Algorithm” for Infected Total Ankle Arthroplasty (TAA)?
Nima Heidari 1 , Irvin Oh 2 , Francesc Malagelada 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322963/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):14S-15S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859329.

Is There a Role for the Use of Dilute Povidone-Iodine (Betadine) Irrigation or Other Antiseptic Irrigation Solutions During Total Ankle Arthroplasty (TAA) or Other Foot and Ankle Procedures?
Kristin Englund 1 , Nima Heidari 2

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322948/

Foot Ankle Int. 2019 Jul;40(1_suppl):15S-16S. doi: 10.1177/1071100719859343.

Does Revascularization Prior to Foot and Ankle Surgery Reduce the Incidence of Surgical Site Infection (SSI)?
Nima Heidari 1 , Alexander Charalambous 1 , Iris Kwok 1 , Alexandros Vris 1 , Yueyang Li 1

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/31322950/

Springer Publishing 2016 ISBN 978-1-4471-6756-3

Paediatric Orthopaedic Trauma in Clinical Practice Chapter title: The response to injury in the child & bone healing
Hester T, Barry M

Bone Joint J. 2015 Jan;97-B(1):76-82. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.97B1.34542.

Outcome of one-stage correction of deformities of the ankle and hindfoot and fusion in Charcot neuroarthropathy using a retrograde intramedullary hindfoot arthrodesis nail
M Siebachmeyer, K Boddu, A Bilal, TW Hester, T Hardwick, TP Fox, M Edmonds, V Kavarthapu

Full text of this article can be accessed through the following link
https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/25568417/

Complex limb deformities through the ages, webinar recorded 28th October 2020

Mr Nima Heidari and Mr Thomas Crompton discuss complex limb deformities through the ages

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