Education

Publications & Presentations

1. Midterm outcome of total elbow replacement in rheumatoid arthritis. Williams H, Madhusudhan T, Sinha A. J Orthop Surg (Hongkong) 2016 Aug:24(2):262-4

2. A novel technique to rectify antero-medial proximal radius stump instability following radial head excision – a case report. U Rethnam, A Sinha. International J of Case Report 2015;2(15):959-962

3. Collaborator in PROFHER randomised clinical trial – Surgical versus non-surgical treatment of adults with displaced fractures of the proximal humerus. A Rangan et al JAMA 2015 March 2010:313(15):1037-47

4. Type III Monteggia injury with ipsilateral Type II Salter Harris injury of the distal radius and ulna in a child: a case report. HLM Williams, TR Madhusudhan, A Sinha. BMC Research Notes 2014;7:156

5. Incidence of symptomatic venous thrombo-embolism following shoulder surgery. K Wronka, M Pritchard, A Sinha. International Orthopaedics (SICOT) April:2014

6. Deep vein thrombosis in shoulder arthroplasties – a prospective study. TR Madhusudhan, A Sinha, D Widdowson. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders BMC Musculoskeletal disorders 2013;14:139

7. Percutaneous autologous bone marrow injection for delayed or non-union:Is it practicable at district hospital level? AK Singh, SJ Jayachandran, S Shetty, A Sinha. Journal of Orth. Surg 2013;21(1):61-4

8. Preoperative grip strength measurement and duration of hospital stay in patients undergoing total hip and knee arthroplasty. S Kumar, AJ Beresford-Cleary, P Kumar, A Barai, N Vasukutty, S Yasin, A Sinha. Eur J Orthop Surg Trautol 2012:Aug;29

9. Calcaneal Osteomyelitis  following steriod injection to plantar fascitis: a case report. KS Wronka, A Sinha. Foot Ankle Spec 2012Aug;5(4):253-5

10. Cement Augmentation of Bone Defect in Pathological Humeral Diaphyseal Fracture Treated with Retrograde Intramedullary Nail J Dhaliwal, A Seif, S Singh, A Sinha. Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2012 Sep;94:(6):444-5

11. Pituitary apoplexy following shoulder arthroplasty – A case report. S Madhusudhan, TR Madhusudhan, RS Haslett, A Sinha; Journal of medical case reports 2011, 5:284

12. Sub-clinical thyroid dysfunction does not affect one year mortality in elderly patients after hip fracture: a prospective longitudinal study. Sukhman Kalra, Andrew.williams, Salah Bastawrous, Amit Sinha, Martin.Giles, Gail.Cutis, Munier Hossain, Rhiannon Whitaker. Injury 41(2010) 385

13. Fatal pulmonary embolism following shoulder arthroplasty – a case report. Thayur R Madhusudhan Mr, Sanath K Shetty Mr, Savitha Madhusudhan Ms and Amit Sinha Mr. Journal of Medical Case Reports 2009, 3:8708 doi: 10.4076/1752-1947-3-8708 (July 2009).

14. Clinical examination, MRI and Arthroscopy findings in ligamentous Knee injuries- A prospective study, TR Madhusudhan/TM Kumar/ SS Bastawrous /A Sinha, Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Research, Biomedcentral, April 2008.

15. Fracture neck of femur following ipsilateral total knee replacements: an analysis of associations and risk factors. A Mofidi, C J Tansey, R Mahapatra, D A V O’Kelly, A Sinha, I C Smith.  Eur J of Orthop Surg Traumatol 2008;18:501-18

16. Skateboards: Are they really perilous? A retrospective study from a district hospital. U Rethnam, RS Yesupalan, A Sinha BMA Research Notes 2008,1:59 (31 July 2008)

17. Iliacus abscess: an entity to be differentiated from psoas abscess: a review of 15 cases A. J. Shyam Kumar, B. Hickerton, I. C. Smith and A. Sinha European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery & Traumatology Volume 17, Number 5 / September, 2007

18. Specialization of spinal services: consequences for cervical trauma management in the district hospital Ulfin Rethnam, James Cordell-Smith and Amit Sinha Journal of Trauma Management & Outcomes 2007, 1:6doi:10.1186/1752-2897-1-6:30 Nov 2007

19. Complex proximal femoral fractures in the elderly managed by reconstruction nailing – complications and outcomes: a retrospective analysis Ulfin Rethnam, James Cordell-Smith, Thirumoolanathan M Kumar and Amit Sinha. Journal of Trauma Management & Outcomes 2007, 1:7doi:10.1186/1752-2897-1-7:10 Dec 2007

20. Post Seizure anterior dislocation of shoulder – Beware of recurrence. U Rethnam, S Ulfin, A Sinha Seizure (2006)15,348-349

21. Instability of the proximal tibiofibular joint, an unusual cause for knee pain. U Rethnam, A Sinha Injury Extra (2006) 37,190-192

22. Prevalence of Late allergy among hospital employee in North West England. A Sinha, PV Harrison. Br J Dermatol 1999 March;140(3):547

23. Latex glove allergy among hospital employees: a study in the north-west of England. Sinha A, Harrison PV. Occupational Medicine 1998;48(6):406-410

24. Blood Transfusion in the Elderly with Fracture Neck of Femur: A New Protocol Sinha A, Gorst D. Lancaster and Westmorland Medical Journal. 1998;Vol 3 No 1:29-31

25. Use of Botulinum A Toxin in Irreducible Shoulder Dislocation due to Spasm of Pectoralis Major. Sinha A, Higginson D.W. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery.1999:8;75-76

26. Study of Aeroball Injuries. Sinha A, McGlone RG, Montgomery K. Br J Sports Medicine 1997;31:200-5

27. The Humble Latex Glove – Does allergy exist? Sinha A., Schofield R, Westbrook S, Harrison PV. Lancaster and Kendal Medical Journal.1997; Sept:212-14

28. Dupuytren’s disease can extend beyond the wrist crease. Sinha A. J. Bone Joint Surg, 1997;76B:211-1

29. Partial Intercarpal Fusion. Sinha A. Thesis for MCh (Orth), Liverpool University, 1990.

30. Fracture healing by direct electrical current. Thesis for Master of Surgery Degree, Patna University, 1983

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Research (Collaborator)

Surgical vs non-surgical treatment of adults with displaced fractures of the proximal humerus: the PROFHER randomised clinical trial. JAMA 2015 March 10:313(10): 1037-47

Newspaper Article

1. Survey of Roller Blade Injuries in the North West Region 1998-99. Skaters crash course in safety. Lancaster Guardian July 17th; 1999:1

Abstracts

1. Beware of Charnley Look-Alikes A Sinha, S.K. Garg, R. Jones, HD Stewart

J Bone Joint Surgery(Br) 1999;81-B:Supp iii,273

2. Pattern of injuries and impact of ankle braces in a new trampoline sport: Aeroball

Sinha A, RG McGlone, K. Montgomery

J Bone Joint Surgery(Br) 1999;81-B:Supp iii,273

3. Hardinge’s Approach may cause a Bare Trochanter. Sinha A, Higginson DW

J Bone Joint Surgery(Br) 1998;81-B:Suppi,56

4. Study of Latex glove allergy in the NW region of England. Sinha A,Schofield R,Harrison P

Br J of Dermatology Vol137,Supp50:1997;28

5. Aeroball: A New Trampoline Sport; Pattern of Injuries and Impact of Ankle Braces.

A Sinha McGlone RG, Montgomery K. Br J Sports Med 1998:32;88

6. Clinical Examination, MRI and Arthroscopy in Meniscal and Ligamentous Knee Injuries- A prospective study. Thayur R Madhusudhan, Thirumoolanathan M Kumar, Salah S Bastawrous and Amit Sinha. J Bone Joint Surgery (Br) Orth Proceedings Supplement III Vol 90-B2008;467-8

7. Incidence of Symptomatic Venous Thrombo-embolism following shoulder surgery. K Wronka, A Sinha. Bone Joint J 2012 Vol 94-B,Suppl 16 - 3

8. Medium term results of reverse shoulder replacements – experience of single surgeonxx: Should it be reserved for patients older than 75. K Wronka, A Sinha. Bone Joint J. 2013;95-B:Suppl 20 – 18

9. Deep vein thrombosis in arthroscopic decompression of shoulder – a prospective study. M Raghavendra, A Sinha. Bone Joint J 2013;95-B:Suppl 20 – 25

10. Pre- operative grip strength measurement and hospital stay in patients undergoing total hip and knee replacements. AJ Shyam Kumar, N Beresford-Cleary, P Kumar, A Barai, N Vasukutty, S Yasin, A Sinha. Bone Joint J 2013;95-B:20 – 174

11. Mid-term results of total elbow replacements (TER) in rheumatoid arthritis: single surgeon experience. HL Williams, TR Madhusudhan, A Sinha. Bone Joint J 2014;96 B(Suppl 18):5

12. Cefuroxime prophylaxis in NOF surgery and association with C Diff and wound infection. A Sinha, V Paringe, A Goel, B Ramesh. Bone Joint J 2015;97-B(Supp 10)9

13. Alternate technique of tension band technique for olecranon fractures; a biomechanical study. S Singh, J Kuiper, A Behzadian, TR Madhusudhan, A Sinha. Orthopaedic Proceedings, Bone Joint J 28th July 2016

Journal Club  Proceedings

1. Surgical versus non-surgical management of proximal humerus fractures. Bone Joint J Journal Club:29 June 2015

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PRESENTATIONS

1. Percutaneous Repair of Tendoachilles. Sinha A. Post-Graduate Meeting, Liverpool Univ 90

2. Blood Transfusion Requirements in the Elderly with Fracture Neck of Femur. Sinha. A. Manchester Registrar Research Day., Lancaster, 4th Feb,1997

3. Study of Latex glove allergy in the NW region of England. Sinha A, Schofield R, Lyon C Harrison PV. Podium Presentation, British Association of Dermatology, Harrogate, 4th July, 1997.

4. Hardinge’s Approach may cause a Bare Trochanter. Sinha A, Higginson DW. Podium Presentation, British Orthopaedic Association Cardiff; 24th September, 1997.

5. Aeroball: A New Trampoline Sport; Pattern of Injuries and Impact of Ankle Braces. SinhaA, McGlone RG, Montgomery K. Podium presentation at the British Association of Sports Medicine Congress. Brighton; 7th November, 1997.

6. Pattern of injuries and impact of ankle braces in a new trampoline sport: Aeroball

Sinha A, RG McGlone, K. Montgomery Podium presentation at the Combined BOA/IOA Congress Dublin 9th October, 1998

7. Beware of Charnley Look-Alikes A Sinha, S.K. Garg, R. Jones, HD Stewart

Podium Presentation at the Combined BOA / IOA Congress Dublin 6th October, 1998

8. Vertical intra-articular dislocation of the patella – A rare cause of a Locked Knee. AR Evans, A Sinha. Welsh Orthopaedic Society. 17th May 2002

9. Orthopaedic Surgical Site Infection Surveillance in Wales – the Glan Clwyd Experience. AR Evans, A Sinha, DN Looker. Welsh Orthopaedic Society. 17th May 2002

10. Shoulder Arthroscopy – Indications, Limitations and Complications. A. Sinha

Indian Orthopaedic Association Congress, Patna, India. 12-16 Nov 2002

11. Perception of Pain Relief Following Obturator Nerve Block in Patients with Osteoarthritis of the Hip. AR Evans, A Sinha, T Webb. Research Registrar’s Day, Univ Hosp of Wales, Cardiff. 19th June 2003

12. Orthopaedic Surgeon’s Approach to Surveillance/Results. A Sinha. Orthopaedic Healthcare Associated Infection Surveillance Symposium. Belfast 11 March 2004

13. Halovest Stabilisation for Cervical Trauma in the UK – service provision in acute trauma units. JA Cordell-Smith, A Sinha. European Trauma Society, Prague. 17-18 May 2004

14. Reconstruction Nailing of Complex Proximal Femoral Fractures in the Elderly. JA Cordell-Smith, TM Kumar, A Sinha, U Rethnam. European Trauma Society, Prague. 17-18 May 2004

15. Management of Four Part Head Splitting Humeral Head Fracture – Use of Fracture Prosthesis. A Sinha. IX PG Orthopaedic Update, Patna, India. 25 July 2004

16. Shoulder Replacement in Rotator Cuff Deficient Shoulder – My Experience with Delta Prosthesis. A Sinha. IX PG Orthopaedic Update, Patna, India. 25 July 2004

17. Knee viscosupplementation with Hylan GF20 (SynviscR): Do radiographic parameters predict efficacy. JA Cordell-Smith, A Sinha, H. Stanyer. Welsh Orthopaedic Society meeting Cardiff 13 May 2005

18. Traumatic Chondral Lesions of the weight bearing surfaces of the knee joints, association with knee instability. A Mofidi, A Sinha. Welsh Orthopaedic Society Glasgow 2006

19. Clinical Examination, MRI and Arthroscopy in Meniscal and ligamentous Knee injuries- An audit of our practice. TR Madhusudan, TM Kumar, IC Smith, A Sinha South African Orthopaedic association, Durban Sept2006 & Indian Orthopaedic Congress, New Delhi Nov 2006

20. Sub-clinical thyroid dysfunction does not affect six month mortality in elderly patients after hip fracture: a prospective longitudinal study. S Kalra, A Sinha BOA Sept 2008

21. Knee Pain Pathway – Development of referral strategies. Map of Medicine – Institute for Innovation and Improvement (NHS). The British Library, London 5th Sept, 22nd Nov 2007 & 14th of Feb 2008

22. Does The Medial Pivot Design Work? A comparative analysis of Medial Pivot and Posterior Stabilised Knee Arthroplasty U Rethnam, A Acharya, J Jacob, A Sinha. Indian Orthopaedic Society (UK) Llandudno 20 June 2009 & SICOT meeting, Prague Sept 2009

23. Symposium on 4 Part Displaced Fractures of Proximal Humerus. A Sinha. S Sardar. Indian Orthopaedic Congress Bhubaneshwar, India 26 November 2009

24. Prevalence of symptomatic venous thrombo-emboslism (VTE) following shoulder surgery. K S Wronka, A Sinha 55thNordisk Orthopaedic Federation Congress, Aarhus, Denmark 5-7 May 2010. Pan Celtic Orthopaedic Meeting.Killarney,Co Derry, Ireland 16-19 June 2010 Indian Orthopaedic Society Meeting, Gillingham, Kent, UK 19 June 2010

25. Medium term results of reverse total shoulder replacement- experience of one surgeon. Should it be reserved to patients older than 75 only? K S Wronka, A Sinha 55th Nordisk Orthopaedic Federation Congress, Aarhus, Denmark 5-7 May 2010

26. Amyotrophic neuralgia underdiagnosed condition affecting shoulder. Review of 10 cases. K S Wronka, A Sinha 55thNordisk Orthopaedic Federation Congress, Aarhus, Denmark 5-7 May 2010

27. Objective and Subjective results of reverse total shoulder replacement. Should it be reserved to patients older than 75 only? K S Wronka, A Sinha. 7th SICOT/SIROT Annual International Conference. Gothenburg, Sweden 31Aug – 3 Sept 2010

28.. Periarticular fractures around the shoulder – Trauma Symposium. Indian Orthopaedic Association Congress, Jaipur, India 9-14 Dec 2010

29. Alternate technique of tension band technique for olecranon fractures; a biomechanical study. S Singh, J Kuiper, A Behzadian, TR Madhusudhan, A Sinha. 25th Annual British Trauma Society 29th June 2015 - Best Podium Presentation award

30. Alternate technique of tension band technique for olecranon fractures; a biomechanical study. S Singh, J Kuiper, A Behzadian, TR Madhusudhan, A Sinha. Indian Orthopaedic Society (UK), Leicester  July 2016. SICOT, Rome Sept 2016

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Poster Presentations

1. Open Shoulder Decompression Surgery: Jury’s Verdict. Sinha A, Higginson DW. British Elbow Shoulder Society, Nottingham 3-5 May 2000

2. Comparison of High and Low Vacuum Suction Drains in Joint Arthroplasties. Sinha A, Higginson DW, Hollis S. Orthocelt Orthopaedic Meeting, Newport 11-12 May 2000

3. Halo Ring Use For Cervical Injury In The UK – Is Spinal Unit Referral Mandatory. Cordell-Smith James, Sinha A. Vienna Future Symposium, Vienna 12th Feb 2004

4. Knee viscosupplementation with Hylan GF20 (SynviscR): Do radiographic parameters predict efficacy. JA Cordell-Smith, A Sinha, H. Stanyer. British Orthopaedic Association, Manchester 17 Sept 2004

5. Pigmented Villonodular Synovitis – Is Warfarin a cause. B Ramesh, U Rethnam, A Sinha. South African Orthopaedic Association Congress, Port Elizabeth 5-9 Sept 2005

6. Iliacus abscess: an entity to be differentiated from psoas abscess-a review of 15 cases. A. J. Shyam Kumar, B. Hickerton, I. C. Smith, A. Sinha. 8th EFORT Congress, Florence, Italy, 11-15 May 2007

7. Suspected septic arthritis of the knee: a diagnostic dilemma in the accident and emergency department. AJS Kumar, A Barai, F Khan, A Sinha. 10th Pan-Hellenic Polythematic Congress of the Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology Society of Crete, with the collaboration of the British Trauma Society, Iraklio, island of Crete. 25-27 May 2007.

8. Does The Medial Pivot Design Work? A midterm comparative analysis of Medial Pivot and Posterior Stabilised Knee Arthroplasty Ulfin Rethnam, Jagan Jacob, Ashok Acharya, Balasundaram Ramesh, Amit Sinha 11th EFFORT Congress, Madrid 2-5 June 2010

9. Amyotrophic neuralgia – underdiagnosed condition affecting shoulder. Review of 10 cases. Konrad Wronka, Amit Sinha. 11th EFFORT Congress, Madrid 2-5 June 2010

10. Medium term results of reverse total shoulder replacement- experience of one surgeon. Should it be reserved to patients older than 75 only? K S Wronka, A Sinha 11th EFFORT Congress, Madrid 2-5 June 2010

11. Prevalence of symptomatic venous thrombo-emboslism (VTE) following shoulder surgery. K S Wronka, A Sinha EFFORT Congress, Madrid 2-5 June 2010

12. Amyotrophic neuralgia Underdiagnosed condition affecting shoulder. Review of 10 cases. K S Wronka, A Sinha. 7th SICOT/SIROT Annual International Conference. Gothenburg, Sweden 31Aug – 3 Sept 2010

13. Prevalence of symptomatic venous thrombo-emboslism (VTE) following shoulder surgery. K S Wronka, A Sinha. 12th Combined Meeting of the Orthopaedic Associations 12-17 September 2010, Scottish Exhibition & Conference Centre, Glasgow, UK

14. Percutaneous Autologous Bone Marrow Injection for Delayed or Non Union: Is it practicable at district hospital level? Singh, A. K.1, Jayachandran Saraswathy, J.1, Shetty, S.1, Sinha, A.1 European Trauma Society, April 27-30:2011 Milan,Italy.

15. A retrospective comparative study of medial parapatellar and subvastus approach for total knee arthroplasty. Kattimani R, Kumar TM, Sinha A. Indian Orthopaedic Society UK. Leicester July 2016

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GP Referral Strategy

(please click on the links below to download pdfs)

Anterior knee pain in Adolescents

Diag[1].Chronic Heel Pain

Diag[1].Chronicfoot pain

Diag[1].Chronickneepain(1)

Diag[1].Chronickneepain(2)

Diag[1].Dupuytren’s disease

Diag[1].Elbow Pain

Diag[1].Ganglion

Diag[1].Hand entrap etc

Diag[1].Hip Pain

Diag[1].Hip Pain(2)

Diag[1].Knee Pain

Diag[1].Kneepain(1)

Diag[1].Monarticular Joint Pain

Diag[1].Neck Pain

diag[1].polyarthralgiajointpain(1)

Diag[1].Polyarthralgiajointpain(2)

Diag[1].Shoulder Pain II

Diag[1].Shoulderpain

Diag[1].shoulderpainI

Diag[1].Triggerfinger

Diag[1].wrist pain

Knee Mechanical Symptoms

Knee Pathway – Popliteal Swellings

Knee_pain_with_mechanical_symptoms

Musculoskeletal Referral Guidelines

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