- The development and validation of a neuropathy- and foot ulcer-specific quality of life instrument
Departments of Medicine and Behavioral Science, Manchester Royal Infirmary, Manchester, UK
Diabetes Care 26:2549-55. 2003
- Influence of body mass index (BMI) on functional improvements at 3 years following total knee replacement: a retrospective cohort study
Institute of Cellular Medicine, Medical School, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
PLoS ONE 8:e59079. 2013
..The number of patients presenting for total knee replacement who are classified as obese is increasing. The functional benefits of performing TKR in these patients are unclear...
- Center and surgeon volume influence the revision rate following unicondylar knee replacement: an analysis of 23,400 medial cemented unicondylar knee replacements
Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU, England E mail address
J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:702-9. 2013
- Mid-term equivalent survival of medial and lateral unicondylar knee replacement: an analysis of data from a National Joint Registry
P N Baker
Institute of Cellular Medicine, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 4XE, UK
J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:1641-8. 2012
..At a maximum of eight years the mid-term survival rates of medial and lateral UKRs are similar...
- The effect of surgical factors on early patient-reported outcome measures (PROMS) following total knee replacement
P N Baker
Institute of Cellular Medicine, Medical School, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7RU, UK
J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:1058-66. 2012
..In the current climate of financial austerity, proposed performance-based remuneration and wider patient choice, it would seem unwise to ignore these effects and the influence of a range of additional patient factors...
- Revision for unexplained pain following unicompartmental and total knee replacement
Paul N Baker
Institute of Cellular Medicine, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, Newcastle, NE1 7RU, England
J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:e126. 2012
- The association between body mass index and the outcomes of total knee arthroplasty
Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
J Bone Joint Surg Am 94:1501-8. 2012
..This study aimed to establish the relationship between body mass index and patient-reported specific and general outcomes on total knee arthroplasty...
- Revision following patello-femoral arthoplasty
Paul N Baker
James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, TS4 3BW, UK
Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:2047-53. 2012
..To compare this information with the observed failure patterns described in other national registries and with those seen for total knee replacement (TKR)...
- Comparison of patient-reported outcome measures following total and unicondylar knee replacement
P N Baker
Institute of Cellular Medicine, Newcastle University, Framlington Place, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK
J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:919-27. 2012
..With concerns about significantly higher revision rates for UKR observed in worldwide registries, we question the widespread use of an arthroplasty that does not confer a significant benefit in clinical outcome...
- Reason for revision influences early patient outcomes after aseptic knee revision
Institute of Cellular Medicine, University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2244-52. 2012
..Revision TKA less consistently produces improvements in clinical function and quality of life when compared with primary TKA. The reasons for this difference are unclear...
- The effect of surgeon volume on the need for transfusion following primary unilateral hip and knee arthroplasty
Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, Teesside TS4 3BW, UK
Surgeon 9:13-7. 2011
..we reviewed transfusion practice following primary hip and knee arthroplasty with emphasis on the relationship between surgeon volume and the need for transfusion...
- THA with the ABG I prosthesis at 15 years. Excellent survival with minimal osteolysis
P N Baker
Department of Trauma and Orthopaedics, James Cook University Hospital, Ward 36, Middlesbrough, Teesside TS4 3BW, UK
Clin Orthop Relat Res 468:1855-61. 2010
..Level of Evidence: Level IV, Case series. See Guidelines for Authors for a complete description of levels of evidence...
- The treatment of distal femoral fractures in children using the LISS plate: a report of two cases
Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK
Ann R Coll Surg Engl 90:4-6. 2008
..We report two cases in which the technique of fracture fixation using the Less Invasive Stabilisation System (LISS) has been successfully used in the management of distal femoral fractures in the child...
- A randomised controlled trial of cemented versus cementless press-fit condylar total knee replacement: 15-year survival analysis
P N Baker
South Tees Hospitals NHS Trust, The James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesbrough, Cleveland TS4 3BW, UK
J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:1608-14. 2007
..The survival of the press-fit condylar total knee replacement remained good at 15 years, irrespective of the method of fixation...
- The role of pain and function in determining patient satisfaction after total knee replacement. Data from the National Joint Registry for England and Wales
P N Baker
James Cook University Hospital, Marton Road, Middlesborough TS1 3BW, UK
J Bone Joint Surg Br 89:893-900. 2007
..The results should act as a benchmark of practice in the United Kingdom and provide a baseline for peer comparison between institutions...
- Functional magnetic resonance imaging (magnetization transfer) and stereological analysis of human placentae in normal pregnancy and in pre-eclampsia and intrauterine growth restriction
S S Ong
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, School of Human Development, City Hospital, University of Nottingham, Hucknall Road, Nottingham NG5 1PB, UK
Placenta 25:408-12. 2004
- Is retrospective application of the Oxford Shoulder Score valid?
James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
J Shoulder Elbow Surg 18:577-80. 2009
..For unplanned events such as trauma, prospective scoring is not possible. This study aims to investigate the reliability of shoulder symptom recall in patients undergoing a surgical procedure on their shoulder...
- A comparison of the Constant and Oxford shoulder scores in patients with conservatively treated proximal humeral fractures
Department of Orthopaedics and Trauma, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, UK
J Shoulder Elbow Surg 17:37-41. 2008
..The OSS may be considered as an alternative for assessing longer term follow-up, as, being solely subjective, it is easier to administer and correlates well with the Constant score...
- Sports injury, occupational physical activity, joint laxity, and meniscal damage
MRC Environmental Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, UK
J Rheumatol 29:557-63. 2002
..Modifying these mechanical risk factors may serve to reduce the risk of meniscal injury and may also help to prevent later knee osteoarthritis...