RESEARCH

Biomechanical testing for ACL reconstruction.

Speirs A, Simon DA, Lapner P. XO Button fixation device: biomechanical testing for ACL reconstruction. Conmed Linvatec sports medicine news and product information.

Be not the first, nor the last, to embrace a new procedure.

Lopez-Vidriero E, Goulding KA, Simon DA, Johnson DH, Sanchez M. Be not the first, nor the last, to embrace a new procedure.J Arthroscopy. 2010; 26(6):724-725.

Potential triaging of referrals for lumbar spinal surgery.

Simon DA, Coyle M, Dagenais S, O’Neil DJ, Wai EK. Potential triaging of referrals for lumbar spinal surgery consultation – a comparison of referrals from pain specialists.

The use of platelet-rich plasma in arthroscopy and sports medicine

Lopez-Vidriero E, Simon DA, Goulding KA, Sanchez M, Johnson DH. Current concepts: the use of platelet-rich plasma in arthroscopy sports medicine.

PUBLICATIONS

Arthroscopic Management.

Simon DA, Karlstedt E, MacDonald PB. Arthroscopic management of an intra-articular synovial hemangioma with osseous erosion. Case report and review of the literature.

Patellofemoral Joint.

Simon DA, Rollins M, Stranges G. Predictors of successful delayed internal fixation in osteochondral fractures of the patellofemoral joint. (Submitted to J Knee Surg)

Tunnel Placement And Configuration.

Simon DA, Mascarenhas R, Leiter J, MacDonald PB. Current concepts in tunnel placement and configuration during ACL reconstruction.

Orthopaedic Trauma Care

Simon DA, Bazar B, Otgongrel S, Giachino AA, Feibel RJ. Can the SIGN intramedullary nail benefit orthopaedic trauma care in Mongolia? (submitted to Clin Orthop)

Completed Projects

Open acromioclavicular joint dislocation.

Open acromioclavicular joint dislocation.The dislocation of the joint makes the shoulder unstable and painful. The pain is particularly bad when trying to make overhead.

Resection arthroplasty for chronic traumatic .

Simon DA, Batzorig B, Feibel RJ. Resection arthroplasty for chronic traumatic locked anterior-inferior hip.

Long-term survivorship of the Mallory-Head calcar-replacement.

Simon DA, Feibel RF, Castle WG, Beaule PE. Long-term survivorship of the Mallory-Head calcar-replacement revision hip prosthesis.

Orthopaedic Trauma

Simon DA, Bazar B, Otgongrel S, Giachino AA, Feibel RJ. Can the SIGN intramedullary nail benefit orthopaedic trauma care in Mongolia? (submitted to Clin Orthop)

Projects in Progress

Knee Reconstruction .

Shantz JS, Simon DA, MacDonald PB, Whelan D. Cost-effectiveness analysis of multi-ligament knee reconstruction in Canada.

ACL Reconstructed Knee .

Simon DA, Orvold M, Leiter J, MacDonald PB. What is the incidence and predictors of osteoarthritis in the ACL reconstructed.

Pecutaneous long head of biceps tenotomy using ultrasound.

Simon DA, MacDonald PB. Pecutaneous long head of biceps tenotomy using ultrasound guidance.

Safety and efficacy of outpatient shoulder arthroplasty

Simon DA, Leiter J, Dubberly J, MacDonald PB. Safety and efficacy of outpatient shoulder arthroplasty with single shot interscalene block.