Benjamin Joseph

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Country: India

Publications

  1. ncbi Management of a flail foot in cauda equina syndrome by neoligament tenodesis: a case report
    Benjamin Joseph
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Madhav Nagar, Manipal, Karnataka 576 104, India
    Foot Ankle Int 27:60-3. 2006
  2. ncbi Measurement of tissue hardness: can this be a method of diagnosing compartment syndrome noninvasively in children?
    Benjamin Joseph
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop B 15:443-8. 2006
  3. ncbi The use of a working model for teaching functional and applied surgical anatomy of the subtalar joint
    Benjamin Joseph
    Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Madhav Nagar, Manipal, Karnataka 576 104, India
    Foot Ankle Int 27:286-92. 2006
  4. doi Management of severe crouch gait in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy
    Benjamin Joseph
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:832-9. 2010
  5. doi Prognostic factors and outcome measures in Perthes disease
    Benjamin Joseph
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Madhavnagar, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    Orthop Clin North Am 42:303-15, v-vi. 2011
  6. doi Principles of containment treatment aimed at preventing femoral head deformation in Perthes disease
    Benjamin Joseph
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    Orthop Clin North Am 42:317-27, vi. 2011
  7. doi Natural history of early onset and late-onset Legg-Calve-Perthes disease
    Benjamin Joseph
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:S152-5. 2011
  8. doi Effect of prophylactic trochanteric epiphyseodesis in older children with Perthes' disease
    Hitesh Shah
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:889-95. 2009
  9. ncbi Optimal timing for containment surgery for Perthes disease
    Benjamin Joseph
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:601-6. 2003
  10. doi To what extent does remodeling of the proximal femur and the acetabulum occur between disease healing and skeletal maturity in Perthes disease? A radiological study
    Hitesh Shah
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:711-6. 2008

Collaborators

  • Hitesh Shah
  • Mary Mathew
  • Charles T Price
  • N D Siddesh
  • Vineet Agarwal
  • Renjit A Varghese
  • Nandi D Siddesh
  • Sandeep Vijayan
  • Gleeson Rebello
  • Ki Rui Lin
  • Asha Kamath
  • Anjali Benjamin Daniel
  • Siddesh N Dodabassappa
  • Renjit Verghese
  • Kavitha Raja
  • Sandeep Munshi
  • Harish Pai
  • Sreekumaran Nair
  • Stephane Tercier
  • George Jacob
  • Ojas Mehta
  • Vasanthi Prabhu
  • Vasudev Guddettu
  • Vineet Minocha
  • Binay Rana
  • Susan Benjamin
  • A Chincholkar

Detail Information

Publications32

  1. ncbi Management of a flail foot in cauda equina syndrome by neoligament tenodesis: a case report
    Benjamin Joseph
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Madhav Nagar, Manipal, Karnataka 576 104, India
    Foot Ankle Int 27:60-3. 2006
  2. ncbi Measurement of tissue hardness: can this be a method of diagnosing compartment syndrome noninvasively in children?
    Benjamin Joseph
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal Institute of Technology, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop B 15:443-8. 2006
    ..Further refinement of the measuring device and well designed clinical trials are needed to establish whether compartmental syndrome can be diagnosed reliably by measuring tissue hardness noninvasively...
  3. ncbi The use of a working model for teaching functional and applied surgical anatomy of the subtalar joint
    Benjamin Joseph
    Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Madhav Nagar, Manipal, Karnataka 576 104, India
    Foot Ankle Int 27:286-92. 2006
    ..In such situations, alternative methods of teaching may need to be adopted. This study was undertaken to evaluate whether a working model can facilitate understanding of the functional and applied surgical anatomy of the subtalar joint...
  4. doi Management of severe crouch gait in children and adolescents with cerebral palsy
    Benjamin Joseph
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 30:832-9. 2010
    ..We devised a different protocol of treatment aimed at correction of the flexion deformity of the knee, weakening of the hamstrings, and augmenting the power of the knee and hip extension, which we used on 17 children with severe crouch...
  5. doi Prognostic factors and outcome measures in Perthes disease
    Benjamin Joseph
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Madhavnagar, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    Orthop Clin North Am 42:303-15, v-vi. 2011
    ..Femoral head extrusion is the only factor that may be influenced by treatment...
  6. doi Principles of containment treatment aimed at preventing femoral head deformation in Perthes disease
    Benjamin Joseph
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    Orthop Clin North Am 42:317-27, vi. 2011
    ..In children younger than 8 years in whom femoral head extrusion occurs, containment must be obtained by the early stage of fragmentation...
  7. doi Natural history of early onset and late-onset Legg-Calve-Perthes disease
    Benjamin Joseph
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:S152-5. 2011
    ..The propensity for femoral head extrusion is greater in the older child, and consequently the likelihood of femoral deformation is higher in children who are older...
  8. doi Effect of prophylactic trochanteric epiphyseodesis in older children with Perthes' disease
    Hitesh Shah
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 29:889-95. 2009
    ..5 years and 10 years. On the basis of this study, we recommend prophylactic epiphyseodesis of the greater trochanter as a means of minimizing trochanteric overgrowth and resultant Trendelenburg gait in older child with Perthes' disease...
  9. ncbi Optimal timing for containment surgery for Perthes disease
    Benjamin Joseph
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:601-6. 2003
    ..Further, any study on the outcome of containment treatment of Perthes disease must consider the timing of containment as a variable that influences the outcome while interpreting the results...
  10. doi To what extent does remodeling of the proximal femur and the acetabulum occur between disease healing and skeletal maturity in Perthes disease? A radiological study
    Hitesh Shah
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 28:711-6. 2008
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  11. ncbi How does a femoral varus osteotomy alter the natural evolution of Perthes' disease?
    Benjamin Joseph
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, India
    J Pediatr Orthop B 14:10-5. 2005
    ..These beneficial effects of a varus osteotomy, were most evident when the operation was performed either in the stage of avascular necrosis or in the early stage of fragmentation...
  12. ncbi The sphericity deviation score: a quantitative radiologic outcome measure of legg-calvé perthes disease applicable at the stage of healing and at skeletal maturity
    Nandi D Siddesh
    Department of Orthopaedics, Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Kasturba Medical College Department of Statistics, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 34:522-8. 2014
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  13. doi Congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia treated with intramedullary rodding and cortical bone grafting: a follow-up study at skeletal maturity
    Hitesh Shah
    Department of Orthopaedics, Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 31:79-88. 2011
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  14. doi The fate of the joint space in Legg-Calvé-Perthes' disease
    Sandeep Vijayan
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal University, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    Skeletal Radiol 42:341-5. 2013
    ..This study was undertaken to identify variations in the hip joint space in patients with healed Legg-Calvé-Perthes' disease (LCPD) and to correlate these changes with the radiological outcome of treatment...
  15. ncbi Quantitative measures for evaluating the radiographic outcome of Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease
    Hitesh Shah
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 576 104, Karnataka State, India
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 95:354-61. 2013
    ....
  16. doi Handedness in diplegic cerebral palsy
    Ki Rui Lin
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal 576 104, Karnataka, India
    Dev Neurorehabil 15:386-9. 2012
    ..To determine if the frequency of left-handedness is high in children with spastic cerebral diplegia...
  17. pmc Environmental tobacco and wood smoke increase the risk of Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease
    Anjali Benjamin Daniel
    Department of Community Medicine, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    Clin Orthop Relat Res 470:2369-75. 2012
    ..The etiology of Legg-Calvé-Perthes disease (LCPD) remains unknown. A few studies have suggested passive smoke inhalation may be a risk factor, although the association is not confirmed and a causal relationship has not been established...
  18. ncbi Evaluation of outcome of treatment of congenital clubfoot
    Sandeep Munshi
    Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 26:664-72. 2006
    ..Several of the criteria used in this new scoring system were reproducible...
  19. ncbi Non-union in osteogenesis imperfecta
    Vineet Agarwal
    Pediatric Orthopaedic Service, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop B 14:451-5. 2005
    ..We also recommend that all fractures in children with osteogenesis imperfecta must be treated with appropriate immobilization to prevent a gap non-union developing, since gap non-unions are exceedingly difficult to treat...
  20. ncbi Congenital aplasia of the patella and the distal third of the quadriceps mechanism
    Renjit A Varghese
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    J Pediatr Orthop B 16:323-6. 2007
    ..The continuity of the quadriceps mechanism was restored and he began walking normally. This appears to be the first report of the combination of aplasia of the patella and the distal third of the quadriceps that was successfully treated...
  21. doi The fate of the hip in spondylo-epi-metaphyseal dysplasia: clinical and radiological evaluation of adults with SEMD Handigodu type
    N D Siddesh
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka State, India
    Skeletal Radiol 41:939-45. 2012
    ..This study was undertaken to document the fate of the hip with reference to its structure and function in patients with spondylo-epi-metaphyseal dysplasia tarda Handigodu type (SEMD(HG))...
  22. pmc Pre-axial mirror polydactyly associated with tibial deficiency: a study of the patterns of skeletal anomalies of the foot and leg
    Renjit Verghese
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, 576 104, Karnataka, India
    J Child Orthop 1:49-54. 2007
    ..The study was undertaken to identify the patterns and spectrum of aberrant development of the skeletal elements of the leg and foot in children with pre-axial mirror polydactyly of the foot...
  23. ncbi Natural evolution of Perthes disease: a study of 610 children under 12 years of age at disease onset
    Benjamin Joseph
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Department of Orthopaedics, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:590-600. 2003
    ..Hence, if containment were to succeed, it should be achieved before this stage...
  24. ncbi Physiological cost index in cerebral palsy: its role in evaluating the efficiency of ambulation
    Kavitha Raja
    Department of Physiotherapy, Manipal College of Allied Health Sciences, Manipal, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 27:130-6. 2007
    ..Therapeutic interventions altered PCI values, and interventions that effectively reduced energy consumption could be identified. We conclude that PCI may be used as a reliable outcome measure of gait efficiency in children with CP...
  25. pmc Donor site morbidity following the harvesting of cortical bone graft from the tibia in children
    Siddesh N Dodabassappa
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka 576 104 India
    J Child Orthop 4:417-21. 2010
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  26. ncbi Management of congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia in children under 3 years of age: effect of early surgery on union of the pseudarthrosis and growth of the limb
    Benjamin Joseph
    Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop 23:740-6. 2003
    ..Growth abnormalities of the fibula, tibia, and femur were less pronounced in children operated on early. The study suggests that there is no need to defer surgery for pseudarthrosis of the tibia until the child is older than 3 years...
  27. ncbi Differentiated adamantinoma: a case report and review of literature
    Mary Mathew
    Department of Pathology, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka
    Indian J Pathol Microbiol 50:565-7. 2007
    ..This case is highlighted because of its rarity, its association with good prognosis and possible misdiagnosis as osteofibrous dysplasia...
  28. ncbi The choice of intramedullary devices for the femur and the tibia in osteogenesis imperfecta
    Benjamin Joseph
    Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop B 14:311-9. 2005
    ..Based on our results, a single Rush rod would be the preferred implant in the tibia while in the femur, dual Rush rods or a Sheffield telescoping rod may be preferred...
  29. doi Congenital posteromedial bowing of the tibia: a retrospective analysis of growth abnormalities in the leg
    Hitesh H Shah
    Department of Orthopaedics, Paediatric Orthopaedic Service, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop B 18:120-8. 2009
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  30. ncbi Recurrent migratory sympathetically maintained pain syndrome in a child: a case report
    Vineet Agarwal
    Pediatric Orthopedic Service, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, Karnataka, India
    J Pediatr Orthop B 15:73-4. 2006
    ..His response to a lumbar sympathetic block was again dramatic. This case illustrates that the diagnosis of SMPS is essentially clinical and that prompt diagnosis and treatment with sympathetic blocks can be very rewarding...
  31. ncbi Connecting bar for hip spica reinforcement: does it help?
    Gleeson Rebello
    J Pediatr Orthop B 13:345-6; author reply 346. 2004
  32. ncbi The flexion-adduction test: an early sign of hip disease
    Benjamin Joseph
    J Pediatr Orthop B 11:355. 2002