Publications

Knee Replacement

[1] McEwen P, Dlaska C, Jovanovic I, Doma K, Brandon B. Computer Assisted Kinematic And Mechanical Axis Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Prospective Randomized Controlled Trial of Bilateral Simultaneous Surgery. J Arthroplast 2019. doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2019.08.064

[2] McEwen P, Balendra G, Doma K. Medial and lateral gap laxity differential in computer-assisted kinematic total knee arthroplasty. Bone Joint J 2019;101-B:331–9. doi:10.1302/0301-620X.101B3.BJJ-2018-0544.R1.

[3] Parkinson B, Armit D, McEwen P, Lorimer M, Harris IA. Is Climate Associated With Revision for Prosthetic Joint Infection After Primary TKA? Clin Orthop Relat Res 2018;476:1200–4. doi:10.1007/s11999.0000000000000144.

[4] Clark G, Leong A, McEwen P, Steele R, Tran T, Trivett A. Intra-operative reliability of ShapeMatch cutting guide placement in total knee arthroplasty. Comput Aided Surg 2013;18:159–65.

[5] Manoharan V, Grant AL, Harris AC, Hazratwala K, Wilkinson MPR, McEwen PJC. Closed Incision Negative Pressure Wound Therapy vs Conventional Dry Dressings After Primary Knee Arthroplasty: A Randomized Controlled Study. J Arthroplasty 2016;31:2487–94. doi:10.1016/j.arth.2016.04.016.

[6] Symonds T, Parkinson B, Hazratwala K, McEwen P, Wilkinson M, Grant A. Use of regional administration of prophylactic antibiotics in total knee arthroplasty. ANZ J Surg 2018;88:848–53. doi:10.1111/ans.14816.

[7] Tso, R., Smith, J., Doma, K., Grant, A., & McEwen, P. (2020). Clinical and patient reported outcomes of medial stabilised versus non-medial stabilised prostheses in total knee arthroplasty: A systematic review and meta-analysis. The Journal of Arthroplasty. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2020.07.086

[8] Parkinson, B., McEwen, P., Wilkinson, M., Hazratwala, K., Hellman, J., Khan, H., McLean, A., Panwar, Y., Doma, K., & Grant, A. (2021). Intraosseous Regional Prophylactic Antibiotics Decrease the Risk of Prosthetic Joint Infection in Primary TKA: A Multicenter Study. Clinical Orthopaedics & Related Research, Publish Ah, 1–9. https://doi.org/10.1097/corr.0000000000001919

Sports Surgery

[1] Barroso Rosa S, Bahho Z, Doma K, Hazratwala K, McEwen P, Manoharan V, et al. The quadriceps active ratio: a dynamic MRI-based assessment of patellar height. Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol 2018. doi:10.1007/s00590-018-2170-6.

[2] Faruque R, Matthews B, Bahho Z, Doma K, Manoharan V, Wilkinson M, et al. Comparison Between 2 Types of Radiofrequency Ablation Systems in Arthroscopic Rotator Cuff Repair: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Orthop J Sport Med 2019;7:232596711983522. doi:10.1177/2325967119835224.

[3] Matthews B, Wilkinson M, McEwen P, Hazratwala K, Doma K, Manoharan V, et al. In Vivo Arthroscopic Temperatures: A Comparison Between 2 Types of Radiofrequency Ablation Systems in Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction—A Randomized Controlled Trial. Arthrosc - J Arthrosc Relat Surg 2017;33:165–72. doi:10.1016/j.arthro.2016.05.026.

[4] McEwen, P. J. C., McArthur, M., Brereton, S. G., O’Callaghan, W. B., & Wilkinson, M. P. R. (2020). Flexion deformity and laxity as a function of knee position at the time of tensioning of rigid anatomic hamstring ACL grafts. Asia-Pacific Journal of Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy, Rehabilitation and Technology, 22, 67–73. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.asmart.2020.08.001

Laboratory

[1] Mccutchan A, Dobson GP, Stewart N, Letson HL, Grant AL, Jovanovic I, et al. Absence of cytotoxic and inflammatory effects following in vitro exposure of mesenchymal stem cells to adenosine , lidocaine and Mg 2 + solution. J Exp Orthop 2019;5:16. doi:doi: 10.1186/s40634-019-0185-5.

[2] Grant AL, Letson HL, Morris JL, McEwen P, Hazratwala K, Wilkinson M, et al. Tranexamic acid is associated with selective increase in inflammatory markers following total knee arthroplasty (TKA): A pilot study. J Orthop Surg Res 2018;13. doi:10.1186/s13018-018-0855-5.

[3] Dobson GP, Letson HL, Grant A, McEwen P, Hazratwala K, Wilkinson M, et al. Defining the osteoarthritis patient: back to the future. Osteoarthr Cartil 2018. doi:10.1016/j.joca.2018.04.018.

[4]. Morris JL, McEwen PJ, Letson HL, Grant A, Wilkinson M, Hazratwala K. Experimental model of peri-prosthetic infection of the knee caused by Staphylococcus aureus using biomaterials representative of modern TKA. Biol. Open. 2019;8. doi:10.1242/bio.045203

[5]. Morris J, Kelly N, Elliott L, McEwen PJ, Grant A, Wilkinson M, Hazratwala K, et al. Evaluation of bacteriophage anti-biofilm activity for potential control of orthopedic implant-related infections caused by staphylococcus aureus. Surg. Infect. (Larchmt). 2019;20(1):16–24. doi:10.1089/sur.2018.135

[6]. Morris, J. L., Letson, H. L., McEwen, P., Biros, E., Dlaska, C., Hazratwala, K., Wilkinson, M., & Dobson, G. P. (2021). Intra-articular Adenosine, Lidocaine and Magnesium (ALM) solution decreases postoperative joint fibrosis in an experimental knee implant model. Translational Medicine Communications, 6(1). https://doi.org/10.1186/s41231-021-00084-3

[7]. Eisen, D. P., McEwen, P., Hansen, R., Pandey, S., Wallis, S. C., & Roberts, J. A. (2020). Low levels of salicylic acid and salicyluric acid are present in synovial fluid of patients taking aspirin at the time of knee arthroplasty surgery. Clinical and Experimental Pharmacology and Physiology, March, 1–3. https://doi.org/10.1111/1440-1681.13333

[8].Morris, J. L., Letson, H. L., Gillman, R., Hazratwala, K., Wilkinson, M., McEwen, P., & Dobson, G. P. (2019). The CNS theory of osteoarthritis: Opportunities beyond the joint. In Seminars in Arthritis and Rheumatism (Vol. 49, Issue 3, pp. 331–336). https://doi.org/10.1016/j.semarthrit.2019.03.008

Podium Presentations

  • Galveston Spinopelvic Fusion In Neuromuscular Scoliosios. AOA ASM Brisbane 1999.


  • Assessment Of Tibial Component Loosening In Knee Arthroplasty By Radionuclide Arthrography Presented APOA Meeting Adelaide 2001. Submitted For Publication To J.Arthoplasty.


  • Unusual Applications Of The Monticellisspinelli Circular External Fixateur. Presented Qld Branch ASM 1999


  • Posterior Stabilised Vs Cruciate Retaining Total Knee Arthroplasty. Whistler Arthroplasty Meeting  2008


  • The Stiff And Painful Total Knee Arthroplasty. Whistler Arthroplasty Meeting  2008.


  • Mobile Vs Fixed Bearing Total Knee Arthroplasty. Whistler Arthroplasty Meeting  2008.


  • Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty-The Case For. Whistler Arthroplasty Meeting  2008.


  • Cementless And Tapered Femoral Components In THA. Whistler Arthroplasty Meeting  2008.


  • Range Of Motion In Cr And Ps Mobile TKA. QLD AOA ASM 2008.


  • Coronal Alignment In TKA: Arbitrarily Set v Measured Distal Femoral Resection. Presented Qld AOA ASM 2008 And The Knee Society Annual Meeting 2011


  • Shoulder Stabilization And The Modified Latarjet Procedure In Contact Athletes. Presented As Invited Speaker At Queensland Shoulder Society Annual Meeting 2010.


  • Arthroscopic Biceps Tenodesis. QLD AOA ASM 2010.


  • Computer Assisted Total Knee Arthroplasty. Presented As Invited Speaker At The Reading Knee Study Group Annual Meeting, Reading UK 2011.


  • Intra-Operative Repeatability Of Placement Of Shapematch® Cutting Guides In TKA. QLD AOA ASM 2012.


  • Is There An Alternative? The Science Behind Kinematic Replacement: Stryker Evolution Of Knee Meeting, July 2013.          



  • Patellofemoral Instability Treated By Distal Transfer Of The Tibial Tuberosity Without Lateral Release. Presented Australian Knee Society Annual Scientific Meeting 2013.


  • Kinematic And Navigated Mechanical TKA: Femoral Rotation And Its Implications For Knee Kinematics. Australian Knee Society Annual Scientific Meeting 2013.


  • Tibial Spine Avulsion Fractures. AOA COE Meeting July 2015.


  • Menisectomy. AOA COE Meeting July 2015.


  • A Comparison Of Computer Assisted Mechanical Axis And Kinematic Total Knee Arthroplasty. AOA ASM 2014


  • What Is Most Important In Tka? Design, Balance Or Alignment. Instructional Course Lecture. AOA ASM 2014.


  • Two-Year Clinical Outcome Of Custom Cutting Guide Kinematic Total Knee Arthroplasty. AOA ASM 2014.


  • A Comparison Of Computer Assisted Mechanical Axis And Kinematic Total Knee Arthroplasty. AKS ASM 2015.


  • Don’t Fight The Anatomy. Customizing Total Knee Arthroplasty. SICOT            World Congress. Guangzhou 2015.


  • Kinematic Total Knee Arthroplasty. APOA Congress, Melbourne 2016.


  • Computer Assisted Kinematic Total Knee Arthroplasty. Stryker Knee And Technology Meeting. Sydney 2016


  • Male Predisposition To Staphylococcal Periprosthetic Joint Infection After Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty. Mcewen P, Choi Hy. Poster Presentation. SICOT World Congress, Rome 2016.


  • Computer Assisted Kinematic Total Knee Arthroplasty. Mcewen P, Balendra G. Poster Presentation, SICOT World Congress, Rome 2016.


  • The Effect Of Knee Position At The Time Of Anatomic Acl Graft Tensioning On Postoperative Knee Extension And Anterior Tibial Translation. AOA/NZOA Combined ASM, Cairns 2016.


  • A Sequela To Mark Snyder’s Zero In On Zero Aoa Presentation.  Male Predisposition To Staphylococcal Periprosthetic Joint Infection After Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty. AOA/NZOA  Combined ASM, Cairns 2016.


  • In Vivo Shoulder Arthroscopic Temperatures: Comparison Between Two Types Of Radiofrequency Ablation System.. AOA/NZOA Combined ASM, Cairns 2016.


  • The Quadriceps Active Ratio: A Dynamic Mri Based Assessment Of Patellar Height. Peter Mcewen, Sergio Barroso Rosa, Kaushik Hazratwala, Matthew Wilkinson, Brent Matthews, Zaid Bahho. AKS ASM, Port Douglas 2016.


  • Why Knees Move Like They Do: A Simulation Of The Effect Of Varying Distal Femoral And Proximal Tibial Anatomy On Coronal Kinematic Curve Morphology. AKS ASM, Port Douglas 2016.


  • In Vivo Arthroscopic Temperatures: A Comparison Between Two Types Of Radiofrequency Ablation Systems In Arthroscopic Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. A Randomised Controlled Trial. AKS ASM, Port Douglas 2016.


  • Making Cruciate Retaining TKA Work. Invited Lecture. AOA COE Meeting, Perth 2017.


  • Graftlink ACL Reconstruction. Invited Lecture. Multiligament Reconstruction Roadshow. Brisbane 2017.


  • Kinematic TKA. Invited Lecture.. AOA COE Meeting, Perth 2017.


  • Meniscal Repair. Invited Lecture. Kne-Evolution, Sydney 2017.


  • Paediatric ACL Reconstruction. Invited LectureKne-Evolution, Sydney 2017.


  • The Influence Of Trochlear Anatomy And Limb Torsion On Patellofemoral Instability. Invited Lecture. Kne-Evolution, Sydney 2017.


  • Coronal Plane Kinematics Of The Tibiofemoral Joint Is Driven By Distal Femoral Anatomy. A Analysis Of Computer Assisted Curve Morphology In Normal And Sawbone Articulations. Combined APKASS/AOA Meeting, Sydney, 2018.


  • Mean 3.5 Year Results Of Computer Assisted Kinematic Total Knee Arthroplasty. Mcewen P, Balendra G. APKASS/AOA Coe Meeting, Sydney, 2018.


  • The Case For Standard Computer Navigation: Is It Good Enough Already? Invited Lecture. Mcewen P. Combined APKASS/AOA Meeting, Sydney, 2018.


  • Evolving From Inpatient Rehab To Outpatient Tka. Invited LectureCombined APKASS/AOA Meeting, Sydney, 2018.


  • Disparity Between The Anatomy Of The Knee And The Geometery Of The Total Knee Arthroplasty. Invited Lecture. Qld AOA ASM Noosa 2018.


  • Maintained Medial Gap Mechanical Axis And Kinematic Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Blinded RCT In Patients Undergoing Bilateral Computer Assisted Surgery. AOA ASM Perth 2018


  • Regional Prophylactic Antibiotics Significantly Reduces The Early PJI Rate In Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty. AOA ASM Perth 2018 (Presented By Henry Kan)

  • A Retrospective Audit Of Digital Health Platform Utilisation And Outcomes For Patients Undergoingtotal Knee Replacement Surgery. AOA ASM Perth 2018 (Presented By Ivana Jovanovic)


  • Invited faculty. The Why And How Of Medial Pivot Biomechanics. Zimmer-Biomet Masterclass, Sydney 2019.


  • Invited faculty. Avoiding Complications In Kinematic Total Knee Arthroplasty. Zimmer-Biomet Masterclass, Sydney 2019.

  • Invited faculty. Protocols For Outpatient Total Knee Arthroplasty.  Zimmer-Biomet Masterclass, Sydney 2019.


  • Invited lecture. Patellar tendon and remnant sparing hamstring ACL reconstruction. Qld AOA ASM, Noosa 2019.

  • Therapeutic potential of bacteriophage for treatment of prosthetic joint infections caused by Staphylococcus aureus. AOA ASM, Canberra 2019.

  • Intra-operative virtual kinematic limb alignment predicts post-operative alignment in both Kinematic and Mechanical Axis total knee arthroplasty. AOA ASM, Canberra 2019.

  • Restoration Of Sagittal Tibiofemoral Offset In Cruciate-Retaining Total Knee Arthroplasty. AKS ASM, Canberra 2019.

  • Predicted Net Gain Of Patient Reported Outcome Scores As Pre-Operative Tests For Satisfaction After Total Knee Arthroplasty. AKS ASM, Canberra 2019.


  • IO Antibiotics For Total Knee Replacement:Update On An Innovative Device, Technique And Clinical Results. AKS ASM, Canberra 2019.

  • Invited faculty. Integrated Kinematic Alignment Technique with CAS. Zimmer-Biomet Masterclass, Brisbane 2020.

  • Invited faculty. IO Antibiotics For Total Knee Replacement: Update On An Innovative Device, Technique And Clinical Results. Zimmer-Biomet Masterclass, Brisbane 2020.

  • Invited faculty. Medially Constrained TKA and the PCL. Zimmer -Biomet Masterclass, Brisbane 2020.