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MEDICAL ENGINEERING DIVISION

KNEE ARTHROPLASTY 2009: FROM EARLY INTERVENTION TO REVISION

30 April – 2 May 2009 The Royal College of Surgeons of England, Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London
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medical academics. There will be 63 presentations. pens. contact Aman Duggal Tel: +44 (0)20 7973 1309 Email: sponsorship@imeche. If you have a product or service to promote. research students. stimulate debate. yet it is more expensive and less effective. This event will showcase the revolutionary solutions now available. you can enhance brand awareness by: n  Becoming a key sponsor of a platinum/gold/silver or associate package n Hosting a networking drinks reception n  Taking an exhibition space at the conference n  Advertising in the delegate documentation pack n Providing branded bags. and help shape the future of this essential area. doctors. and frequent question-and-answer sessions. academics and engineers to share knowledge and to benefit from each other’s experiences.KNEE ARTHROPLASTY 2009: FROM EARLY INTERVENTION TO REVISION Knee replacement is now more frequently performed than hip replacement. The financial environment and patient expectations demand improved outcome at a lower cost. Areas of debate will include: „„ Total Knee Replacement (TKR) vs unicompartmental knee replacement „„ Traditional surgery vs computer-assisted surgery „„ Early vs late intervention This event will bring together surgeons. Knee 2009 will update you on: This event will attract: Technical advantages: „„ Engage • Advances in early intervention strategies • The future of computerassisted surgery • Innovations in materials and implant design • Challenges of the patellofemoral joint • Advances in pre-clinical and clinical assessment techniques Surgeons. consultants. engineers. industry professionals. engineers and academics the latest thinking in navigation. The conference also features a drinks reception and a banquet.org Find „„ Sponsorship and Exhibition Sponsoring or exhibiting at the event offers a superb opportunity to do business with key players in the industry. Knee 2009 will see international opinion leaders present clearly defined ideas. gifts. etc Supporting organisations British Orthopaedic Association S E T T I N G T H E S TA N D A R D International . For details. successes and frustrations. please see the programme. postgraduates in engineering-based discussions with surgeons. surgical robotics and minimally invasive techniques areas for development and potential pitfalls problems to be solved product design your knowledge base Get „„ Identify „„ Define „„ „„ Improve „„ Enhance „„ Operate at the cutting edge. hospital managers. push the boundaries solutions and collaborators for future projects To talk through how to get the best from one of our events.

Italy FLEXION KINEMATICS IN PATIENTS WITH A MEDIAL SPHERE-INSPHERE KNEE ARTHROPLASTY P Moonot*. CA Holt *Cardiff School of Engineering. S Sidhom. USA THE EFFECTS OF TIBIAL TRAY ROTATION AND POSTERIOR SLOPE ON KNEE KINEMATICS FOLLOWING TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT A Karim*. V Hughes. A Reeves. RE Field *South West London Elective Orthopaedic Centre. BL Kaptein. Switzerland DETECTING FEMUR-INSERT COLLISIONS TO IMPROVE PRECISION FOR FLUOROSCOPIC KNEE-ANALYSIS AH Prins*. ER Valstar. UK (Picture courtesy of the University of Southampton & Finsbury Orthopaedics) EFFECTS OF SURGICAL TECHNIQUE ON CEMENT PRESSURISATION IN THE TIBIA IN TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT AMR New*. D Jones. UK THREE-DIMENSIONAL KNEE KINEMATICS AND KINETICS OF A MOBILE BEARING TOTAL KNEE PROSTHESIS DURING WEIGHTBEARING ACTIVITIES USING FLUOROSCOPY. NJ London *Harrogate and District Foundation Hospital Trust. A PROSPECTIVE RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL MA Farndon*. J Lützner *Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli. C Bennett. H Gerber. I Revie. G Scott *Royal London Hospital. UK VARUS AND VALGUS STRESS OF THE KNEE JOINT: DOES A RELIABLE END-POINT EXIST? JV Clarke*. N Muthukumar. F Picard *Golden Jubilee National Hospital and University of Strathclyde. AC Nicol. UK 12:25 Q&A SESSION 12:45 LUNCH 13:55 SESSION 2 – DESIGNS AND FIXATION IT ONLY TAKES A DECADE: FROM CONCEPT TO IN VIVO DATA WITH A NEW TKA DESIGN S Banks* *University of Florida. BC Stoel. UK ARTHROSCOPIC CAPSULECTOMY AND ANTERIOR RELEASE FOR THE TREATMENT OF STIFFNESS FOLLOWING TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT MJ Risebury*. UK REDUCED LENGTH OF STAY WITH MINI-INCISION KNEE REPLACEMENT. SA Banks. J Evans. Drinks will be served in the Edward Lumley Hall. ER Valstar *Leiden University Medical Center.KNEE ARTHROPLASTY 2009: FROM EARLY INTERVENTION TO REVISION 30 April – 2 May 2009 The Royal College of Surgeons of England. EMG AND EXTERNAL MOTION REGISTRATION N Wolterbeek*. GT Railton. M Al-Lami. A FORCE PLATE. NP Thomas *Basingstoke and North Hampshire NHS Foundation Hospital. S Sidhom. A Anderson. UK 15:00 Q&A SESSION 15:15 REFRESHMENTS 15:45 SESSION 3 – TKR FUNCTION/SURVIVORSHIP PERFORMANCE CHARACTERISTICS OF HIGH FLEXION DESIGNS S Greenwald* *Lutheran Hospital. UK 17:15 Q&A SESSION 17:40 CLOSE OF DAY ONE 17:50 DRINKS RECEPTION The drinks reception is your ideal opportunity to meet the speakers and further discuss the day’s controversies. EH Garling. Cardiff University. H Ozturk. F Pierron. AA Amis *North Hampshire Hospital and Imperial College London. Australia and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre. SELECTED SPEAKERS ARE IN BLACK. NP Thomas. UK THE ACL-STABILISING FUNCTION OF THE GUIDED MOTION BICRUCIATE STABILISED KNEE REPLACEMENT JE Arbuthnot*. A Grainger. ETH Zurich. USA COMPARATIVE KINEMATICS BETWEEN THE TRIATHLON (STRYKER) AND THE JOURNEY (SMITH & NEPHEW) TKR N Thomas* *North Hampshire Hospital. SW Sturdee. P Young. Bologna University. AH Deakin. SN Collins *Corin. A CLINICAL AND RADIOLOGICAL OUTCOME REPORT AT A MEAN FOLLOW-UP OF SIX YEARS K Mannan*. S Mu. S Kirschner. E Shaffudin. PRESENTING AUTHORS AND THEIR AFFILIATIONS SHOW* Thursday 30 April 09:45 REGISTRATION AND REFRESHMENTS 10:45 CONFERENCE START 11:00 SESSION 1 – KINEMATICS TKA KINEMATICS: WHAT I’VE LEARNED IN 15 YEARS D Dennis* *Colorado Joint Replacement. The Netherlands A STUDY OF THE ERRORS ASSOCIATED WITH MEASURING KNEE KINEMATICS USING MARKER-BASED MOTION CAPTURE AND IMAGING GM Whatling*. UK REMOTE ACTIVITY MONITORING IN JOINT REPLACEMENT – DO WE REALLY KNOW HOW ACTIVE OUR PATIENTS ARE? JL Conroy*. M Larcher. USA NEW CONCEPTS IN TKR DESIGN P Walker* *NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases. . SA Banks. RB Brink *Geelong Private Hospital. M Price. E Stuessi *Institute for Biomechanics. UK TOWARDS PHASE III. MULTI-CENTRED RCTS OF FUNCTIONAL OUTCOME OF TKA USING FLEXIBLE ELECTRO-GONIOMETRY: THE CHALLENGE FOR THE NEXT DECADE PJ Rowe* *HealthQWest. AMJ Bull. University of Strathclyde. BJ Fregly. London INVITED SPEAKERS ARE IN RED. JHC Reiber. M Slomczykowski *Harrogate District Hospital and Activ4life. USA A REVIEW OF MOBILE BEARING KNEES P Ellison*. M Roy. SA Banks. UK THE TEN-YEAR SURVIVORSHIP OF THE MEDIAL ROTATION KNEE REPLACEMENT. UK AXIS OF ROTATION OF A POSTERIOR CRUCIATE RETAINING TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY DURING STAIR DESCENT M Foresti*. RGHH Nelissen *Leiden University Medical Center. DS Barrett *University of Southampton. The Netherlands QUANTIFYING BEARING MOTION IN MOBILE BEARING TKR: DOES AXIAL ALIGNMENT AFFECT IN VIVO FUNCTIONAL PERFORMANCE? MK Harman*.

USA AN ANALYSIS OF IN VIVO KNEE FORCES WHILE RISING FROM A CHAIR AFTER KNEE ARTHROPLASTY DD D’Lima*. UK 12:30 Q&A SESSION 12:50 LUNCH (Picture courtesy of the Bioengineering Sciences Research Group at University of Southampton) SPONSORSHIP OF THE DRINKS RECEPTION AND BANQUET Both the drinks reception and banquet are available for sponsorship. J Fisher *University of Leeds. M Stanley. USA ASTM FUNCTIONAL ASSESSMENT METHODS FOR TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENTS CL Halewood*. and more open to new ideas. M Marcacci *Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli. more approachable. UK WEAR TESTING OF THE LATERAL OXFORD UNICOMPARTMENTAL REPLACEMENT J O’Connor*. Y Heller. HS Gill. people are more relaxed. C Belvedere. A Leardini *European Center for Knee Research. MG Pandy *University of Florida. AA Amis *Imperial College London. Over dinner. UK FE EVALUATION OF THE ARTICULAR CONTACT IN A TKA DURING IN VIVO DYNAMIC WEIGHT-BEARING ACTIVITIES B Innocenti*. D Murray. UK ELEVATED PROXIMAL TIBIAL STRAINS FOLLOWING UNICOMPARTMENTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT – A POSSIBLE CAUSE OF PAIN DJ Simpson*. UK INVESTIGATION ON WEAR OF UNICOMPARMENTAL KNEE PROSTHESES UNDER FIXED KINEMATIC CONDITIONS S Bignozzi*. UK THE INFLUENCE OF KINEMATIC INPUT CONDITIONS ON THE WEAR OF A MOBILE BEARING ROTATING PLATFORM TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT LM Jennings*. and a great way to build rapport with the key players at the event. DW Murray *Nuffield Department of Orthopaedic Surgery. N Lopomo. Y-C Lin.org or +44 (0)20 7973 1309 . AL Galvin. N Zarantonello. Bologna University. L Labey. JP Walter. M Collins. CL Brockett. A Unsworth *Durham University. Belgium PRE-CLINICAL EVALUATION OF TOTAL KNEE DESIGNS FOR RESTORING NORMAL KNEE MECHANICS PS Walker*. G Blunn *University of Oxford. USA HOLISTIC APPROACHES TO PRE-CLINICAL TKR ANALYSIS: COMPUTATIONALLY-ENRICHED EXPERIMENTAL TESTING AM Strickland*. UK BIOTRIBOLOGICAL AND STRUCTURAL CHARACTERISATIONS OF TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENTS: A PROSIM KNEE SIMULATOR STUDY JJ Wu*.Friday 1 May 08:00 REFRESHMENTS 08:30 SESSION 4 – WEAR AND POLYETHYLENE WEAR OF POLYETHYLENE IN TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT J Fisher* *University of Leeds. T Render. I Khan *Durham University. R Lloyd. UK 09:55 Q&A SESSION 10:15 REFRESHMENTS 11:00 SESSION 5 – PRE-CLINICAL TESTING AND SIMULATION COMPUTATIONAL TOOLS FOR DESIGN PHASE EVALUATION OF KNEE REPLACEMENT P Rullkoetter* *University of Denver. or drinks. DD D’Lima. DJ Cleary. M Spinelli. T Zakaria. Sponsoring the social aspects of the conference is a great way to be remembered. MR Dressler. CW Colwell *Shiley Center for Orthopaedic Research and Education at Scripps Clinic CA. A Ensini. Italy PITCH-BASED CFR-PEEK-OPTIMA ASSESSED AS A BEARING MATERIAL IN A MOBILE BEARING UNICONDYLAR KNEE JOINT SC Scholes*. S Affatato. N Steklov. F Catani. G Yildirim *NYU – Hospital for Joint Diseases. M Taylor *University of Southampton. For more information please contact Aman Duggal at sponsorship@imeche. SA Banks. S Patil. USA MUSCLE AND CONTACT CONTRIBUTIONS TO INVERSE DYNAMIC KNEE LOADS DURING GAIT BJ Fregly*.

NYU-Hospital for Joint Diseases. They also house an art gallery and an extensive collection of surgical implements and medical devices. including those showing his successful ligation of the femoral artery for popliteal aneurysm and his experiments on collateral circulation. Italy LINK KNEE PROSTHESIS: A SMALL DISTRICT GENERAL HOSPITAL EXPERIENCE S Singh*. Bois-Guillaume.14:00 SESSION 6 – REVISION THE ROLE OF IMPLANT DESIGN AND SOFT TISSUE STRUCTURES ON CCK KNEE JOINT STABILITY T Wright*. S Zaffagnini. A Russo. S Macmull. C Wilson *University Llandough Hospital. UK 15:00 Q&A SESSION 15:15 REFRESHMENTS 16:00 SESSION 7 – UNICOMPARTMENTAL/ MULTICOMPARTMENTAL/EARLY TREATMENT UNICOMPARTMENTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT AND LIGAMENT RECONSTRUCTION D Murray* *Nuffield Orthopaedics Centre. Bologna University. (Picture courtesy of the Musculoskeletal Biomechanics Group at Imperial College London) . J Zuckerman *Department of Orthopaedics. Bologna University. G Scott *Holly House Hospital. M Marcacci *Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli. and features 3. RL Morgan-Jones *Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics. UK PATELLA RECONSTRUCTION USING AUTOGRAFT IN PATELLECTOMISED PATIENTS UNDERGOING TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY RS Kotwal*. USA THE INFLUENCE OF MALALIGNMENT ON CLINICAL AND RADIOLOGICAL OUTCOMES OF UNICOMPARTMENTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT A Gulati*. L Nofrini. DW Murray *Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre. R Chau. USA MEDIAL UNICOMPARTMENTAL FOCAL RESURFACING OF KNEE FOR EARLY OSTEOARTHRITIS AND OSTEONECROSIS IMPLANT. G Steiner. we will move downstairs for a three-course dinner served in the Edward Lumley Hall. P Walker. A Ghandour. UK 17:30 Q&A SESSION 17:45 CLOSE OF DAY 2 18:00 CONFERENCE BANQUET The conference banquet will start with a drinks reception in the Royal College of Surgeons’ Hunterian Museum and Library. DJ Simpson. TECHNIQUE AND SHORT-TERM RESULTS D Bruni*. UK PERSONAL RESULTS OF MULTICOMPARTMENTAL ARTHROPLASTY J-L Briard*. M Lo Presti. Please register for this event when booking (£15 + VAT for conference delegates and £60 + VAT for non-delegates). F Iacono. F Iacono.500 specimens and preparations from John Hunter’s original collection. TWR Briggs *Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust. R Schwarzkopf. After drinks. X Wang. CR Deane. A Sanghrajka. P Cnudde *Prince Philip Hospital. P Witoolkolachit *Clinique du Cedre. Italy THE CURRENT STATE OF CHONDROCYTE TRANSPLANTATION G Bentley*. France COULD UNICOMPARTMENTAL KNEE REPLACEMENTS BE USED MORE FREQUENTLY? S Arno*. USA A COMPUTER-ASSISTED SURGICAL TECHNIQUE FOR TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY REVISION D Bruni*. as well as an outstanding collection of surgical literature dating from the 15th century onwards. M Marcacci *Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli. CAF Dodd. P Desai. S Zaffagnini. including the portrait of John Hunter by Sir Joshua Reynolds and the large ‘cartoon’ by Hans Holbein of Henry VIII presenting the Charter to the Barber Surgeons in 1540. The museum and library is of national importance in documenting the achievements of British surgery. HG Pandit. HS Gill. D Maffei. Llanelli and West Wales General Hospital. Houston. A Di Martino. A Russo. UK SEVERE TIBIAL BONE LOSS IN REVISION TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT MANAGED WITH STRUCTURAL FEMORAL HEAD ALLOGRAFT: A PROSPECTIVE CASE SERIES FROM THE ROYAL LONDON HOSPITAL HS Lyall*. S Johnson. D Padgett *Hospital for Special Surgery – New York. S Bignozzi. University Hospital of Wales. UK OUTCOME OF SUTURE REPAIR OF TIBIAL TUBERCLE OSTEOTOMY FOR ACCESS IN REVISION KNEE ARTHROPLASTY NA Ferran*. MD Driscoll. UK DOES CONVERSION OF A UKA TO A TKA REQUIRE MEDIAL AUGMENTATION? S Kreuzer*. This room houses some of the college’s most important paintings. MA Conditt *Foundation Surgical Hospital.

HB Menz *La Trobe University Melbourne. Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital. UK DECISION SUPPORT SOFTWARE FOR ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY M Taylor* *University of Southampton. SUCCESSES AND PITFALLS WITH A NEW GUIDED KNEE MOTION ARTHROPLASTY INTENDED TO IMPROVE FUNCTION AND FLEXION – A REVIEW OF THE FIRST 100 CASES BY A NON-INVENTOR SURGEON JE Arbuthnot*. USA KNEE FLEXION AND KNEE MOMENTS DURING DAILY FUNCTIONAL ACTIVITIES IN PEOPLE WHO HAVE UNDERGONE TOTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT JA McClelland*. P Laz *University College Dublin. H Davies *The Bluespot Knee Clinic. UK CAN MINI-ROBOTS SAVE TIME AND IMPROVE PRECISION IN COMPUTER-ASSISTED TKA? A CADAVER STUDY D Koulalis*. MD Driscoll. SH Voon. These sessions will detail further research and studies on all areas of Knee Arthroplasty. M Baldwin. USA WHICH KNEE DO PATIENTS PREFER? A MEDIUM-TERM FOLLOWUP OF BILATERAL TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY WITH PATELLAR RESURFACING ON ONE SIDE ONLY MTR Parratt*. Surrey. C Plaskos. PF O’Loughlin. RB Brink *Geelong Private Hospital. Italy PATELLO-FEMORAL KINEMATICS D Barrett* Southampton General Hospital. Bologna University. F Iacono. S Martelli. MA Conditt *St Elizabeth Community Hospital CA. UK EXTENSOR MALALIGNMENT ARISING FROM FEMORAL COMPONENT MALROTATION: EFFECT OF ROTATING BEARING DD D’Lima*. Ireland HOW ACCURATE IS PATELLAR HEIGHT MEASUREMENT USING DIGITAL IMAGING? BA Rogers*. S Bignozzi. USA ROBOTICALLY ASSISTED UKA IS MORE ACCURATE THAN MANUALLY INSTRUMENTED UKA TM Coon*. D Kendoff. S Zaffagnini. PC Chen. B Noble *Mayo Clinic. D Fitzpatrick. USA 09:50 Q&A SESSION 10:10 REFRESHMENTS 10:45 SESSION 9 – NAVIGATION AND ROBOTIC SURGERY ACCURACY IMPROVES OUTCOME IN KNEE ARTHROPLASTY: FIVE-YEAR RESULTS OF A PROSPECTIVE RANDOMISED CONTROLLED TRIAL OF ROBOTIC UNICOMPARTMENTAL KNEE REPLACEMENT J Cobb* *Imperial College London. Bologna University.(Picture courtesy of the Bioengineering Sciences Research Group at University of Southampton) Medical Engineering Division. UK THE LEARNING CURVE FOR NAVIGATED TOTAL KNEE ARTHROPLASTY ANALYSED AS A MANUFACTURING PROCESS SAC Sampath*. D Bruni *Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli. J Kim. Italy EARLY EXPERIENCES. CW Colwell *Shiley Center for Orthopaedic Research and Education at Scripps Clinic CA. AD Pearle *Hospital for Special Surgery New York. Australia and Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre. . Australia 12:15 Q&A SESSION 12:30 CLOSE OF CONFERENCE Poster sessions During days 1 and 2 there will also be poster presentations in the refreshments hall. UK EFFECTS OF FEMORAL COMPONENT DESIGN ON UNRESURFACED PATELLO-FEMORAL MECHANICS C Fitzpatrick*. JA Feller. TS Waters. M Marcacci. G Bentley *The Institute of Orthopaedics. UK KINEMATIC BEHAVIOUR OF TOTAL AND UNICOMPARTMENTAL KNEE ARTHOPLASTY: A COMPARISON USING A SURGICAL NAVIGATION SYSTEM N Lopomo*. JAM Skinner. NJ Little *St Peter’s Hospital. P Rullkoetter. D Casino. KE Webster. J Hentz. RWJ Carrington. Organising Committee: Prof Mark Taylor (Conference Chair) University of Southampton Prof David Barrett Southampton General Hospital Dr Anthony Bull Imperial College London Prof Justin Cobb Imperial College London Prof Brian Davies Imperial College London Dr Peter Lawes Medical Technology Consultant Mr Neil Thomas North Hampshire Hospital Prof Anthony Unsworth Durham University Saturday 2 May 08:00 REFRESHMENTS 08:30 SESSION 8 – PATELLO-FEMORAL PATELLO-FEMORAL KINEMATICS AND PATELLO RESURFACING TECHNIQUE USING COMPUTER-AIDED SURGERY F Catani* *Istituti Ortopedici Rizzoli. UK RESTORATION OF FEMORAL ANATOMY AND PATELLAR TRACKING IN TKA WITH UNISEX AND GENDER PROSTHESES HD Clarke*.

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