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Presentations     
Podium Presentations
(*denotes presenting author if not Dr Saithna)

·       Surgical Techniques for Anterolateral Ligament Reconstruction. ISAKOS Webinar, July 2020

·       Surgical Tehcniques and Clinical Outcomes of Combined ACL and ALL reconstruction. AOSSM ICL, June 2020

·       Saithna A, Helito C, Muramatsu K, Sonnery-Cottet B. Partial but not complete injuries of the anterolateral ligament have intrinsic healing potential. KCUMB, April 2020

·       Saithna A, Pioger C, Sonnery-Cottet B et al. Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing Isolated Bone-Patellar Tendon-Bone Grafts Versus Combined Hamstring Tendon ACL and Anterolateral Ligament Grafts: Preliminary Results Focusing on Adverse Outcomes after ACL Reconstruction, AAOS March 2020, e-presentation due to COVID-19

·       *Landreau P, Catteeuw A, Hamie F, Saithna A, Sonnery-Cottet B, Smigelski R. Anatomic study and reanalysis of the nomenclature of the anterolateral complex of the knee focusing on the distal iliotibial band. Identification and description of the condylar strap. SICOT, Oman, 2019 

·       Saithna A, Praz C, Sonnery-Cottet B et al. Combined Anterior Cruciate and Anterolateral Ligament Reconstruction in Professional Athletes: Clinical Outcomes from the SANTI Group in a Series of Seventy Patients. AANA, Orlando 2019

·       Saithna A, Praz C, Rosentiel N, Blakeney WG, Ouanezar H, Kandhari V, Vieira, TD Sonnery-Cottet B. Epidemiological Evaluation of Meniscal Ramp Lesions in 3214 ACL-Injured Knees. AANA, Orlando 2019

·       *Delaloye JR, Saithna A, Blakeney, W, Sonnery-Cottet B et al. Anterolateral Ligament Reconstruction Protects the Repaired Medial Meniscus: A Comparative Study of 383 ACL Reconstructions with a Minimum Follow-Up of Two Years. ISAKOS, Cancun 2019

·       Saithna A. King James IV Professorship Lecture. British Orthopedic Sports Trauma Association, Annual Meeting, Dec 2018

·       *Sonnery Cottet B, Praz C, Rosentiel N, Blakeney WG, Ouanezar H, Kandhari V, Vieira, TD Saithna A. Epidemiological Evaluation of Meniscal Ramp Lesions in 3214 ACL-Injured Knees. SOFCOT, Paris, Nov 2018

·       *Praz C, Viera TD, Saithna A, Rosenstiel N, Kandhari V, Nogueira H, Sonnery-Cottet B. Risk factors for Lateral Meniscus Posterior Root Tears in the Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injured Knee: An Epidemiological Analysis of 3956 Patients. SFA, Strasbourg, Dec 2018

·       Choudja E, *Gillain L, Saithna A, Sonnery-Cottet B. Combined anatomic anterior cruciate and anterolateral ligament reconstruction with quadriceps tendon autograft and a gracilis allograft through a single femoral tunnel. SFA, Strasbourg, Dec 2018

·       *Nikolaus Rosenstiel, Cesar Praz, Hervé Ouanezar, Adnan Saithna, Mathieu Thaunat, MD, Bertrand Sonnery-Cottet, Combined Anterior Cruciate and Anterolateral Ligament Reconstruction in the Professional Athlete: Clinical Outcomes from the SANTI Group in a Series of Seventy Patients With a Minimum Follow Up of Two Years. SOFCOT Paris, Nov 2018

·       *Bertrand Sonnery-Cottet, Jean Romain Delaloye, William Blakeney, Adnan Saithna  et al. Anterolateral Ligament Reconstruction Protects The Repaired Medial Meniscus: A Comparative Study of 383 ACL Reconstructions from the SANTI Study Group with a Minimum Follow Up of Two Years. SOFCOT Paris, Nov 2018

·       Saithna A, Muramatsu K, Watanabe H, Sasaki K, Yokosawa K, Hachiya Y, Banno T, Helito CP, Sonnery-Cottet B. Three-dimensional Magnetic Resonance Imaging of the Anterolateral Ligament of the Knee: An Evaluation of Intact and Anterior Cruciate Ligament-Deficient Knees From the Scientific Anterior Cruciate Ligament Network International (SANTI) Study Group. ESSKA Glasgow April 2018

·       Saithna A, Thaunat M, Clowez G, Cavalier M, Choudja E, Vieira T, Fayard J, Sonnery-Cottet B. Re-Operation Rates after Combined ACL and ALL Reconstruction: A Cohort Study of 548 patients with minimum two years follow-up. ESSKA, April 2018

·       Saithna A, Ounezar H, Blakeney WG, Latrobe C, Sonnery-Cottet. The popliteus tendon provides a safe and reliable location for all-inside meniscal repair device placement. ESSKA, Glasgow, April 2018. 

·       Saithna A, Buscaryet F, Temponi EF, Thaunat M, Sonnery-Cottet B. 3D-CT  Evaluation Of Tunnel Positioning In ACL Reconstruction Using The Single Anteromedial Bundle Biological Augmentation Technique. ESSKA Glasgow April 2018

·       Jordan RW*, Malik S, Saithna A. The importance of horizontal stability in the treatment of acromioclavicular instability - a systematic review. British Elbow and Shoulder Society, Glasgow June 2018.

·       Saithna A. Surgical Management of the ACL-injured elite athlete – current concepts in 2018. ISKSAA, Leeds, June 2018

·       *Delaloye JR, Blakeney W, Saithna A, Sonnery-Cottet B, et al. Anterolateral Ligament Reconstruction Protects The Repaired Medial Meniscus: A Comparative Study of 383 ACL Reconstructions from the SANTI Study Group  with a Minimum Follow Up of Two Years. AANA, Chicago, 2018

·       Saithna A, Thaunat M, Clowez G, Cavalier M, Choudja E, Vieira T, Fayard J, Sonnery-Cottet B. Re-Operation Rates after Combined ACL and ALL Reconstruction: A Cohort Study of 548 patients with minimum two years follow-up. AANA, Chicago, 2018.

·       Saithna A. Clinical, MRI and Ultrasound diagnosis of Injury to the Anterolateral Corner of the Knee. SRATS, Bucharest, Romania, March 2018

·       Saithna A. Clinical Outcomes of Combined ACL and ALL Reconstruction. SRATS, Bucharest, Romania, March 2018

·       Saithna A, Sonnery-Cottet B et al. Re-operation rates after combined ACL and ALL reconstruction in 548 patients. AAOS, New Orleans, March 2018

·       *Jordan RW, Saithna A, Modi C, Drew S, Lawrence T. Total elbow arthroplasty versus internal fixation in the management of acute distal humeral fractures- a systematic review and meta-analysis. British Trauma Society Birmingham November 2017 

·       *Jordan RW,  Saithna A. Biomechanical considerations for strategies to improve outcomes following volar plating of distal radius fractures. British Trauma Society Birmingham November 2017

·       *Greenhalgh T, Saithna A et al. Return to Pre-Injury Level of Sport in an Elite Age-Group Triathlete after Non-Operative Treatment of Combined Complete Obturator Internus and Partial Hamstring Tendon Tears. NHCCR, August 2017:28

·       Hirst T*, Gee E, Hunt J, Saithna A. The effects of tantalum on cellular proliferation and behavior: An analysis of its appropriateness as a biomaterial for soft tissue re-attachment in orthopedic surgery. ESSR, Amsterdam, June 2017

·       Saithna A, Sonnery-Cottet B et al. Anterolateral Ligament Reconstruction is Associated with Significantly Improved Graft Rupture and Return to Sport Rates at 2 Years. ISAKOS, Shanghai, China, June 2017

·       Sonnery-Cottet B*, Saithna A, Fernandes L , Ouanezar H, Thaunat M. Understand the hamstrings, Understand the future of football medicine. International Conference of Sport Rehabilitation and Traumatology, Football Medicine Strategies. Barcelona, 13-15 May 2017

·       Saithna A, Sonnery-Cottet B et al. Anterolateral Ligament Reconstruction is Associated with Significantly Reduced Graft Rupture Rates at 2 Years. AANA, Denver, May 2017

·       Saithna A. Do we require another fundamental shift in the way we think of tendinopathy? A review of theories brought up to date. Liverpool Shoulder Masterclass, May 2017

·       Saithna A. Can we improve tendon biology and is augmentation helpful? Liverpool Shoulder Masterclass, May 2017

·       Saithna A. Calcific Tendinopathy: Do we understand the cause yet? Liverpool Shoulder Masterclass, May 2017

·       Saithna A. Combined ACL and ALL reconstruction. Minimally Invasive Surgery Conference, London, March 2017.

·       Saithna A. Translational Research in Orthopedic Sports Medicine. Institute of Ageing and Chronic Disease Seminar Series, Liverpool University, Feb 2017.

·       Old J*, Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, MacDonald PM. Shoulder Arthroscopy Does Not Adequately Visualize Pathology of the Long Head of Biceps Tendon, American Shoulder and Elbow Society, Boston, Oct 2016

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A, Modi C, Drew S, Lawrence T. Total Elbow Arthroplasty in the Management of Acute Distal Humeral Fractures. A retrospective case series and systematic review. 13th Meeting of the Combined Orthopedic Associations. Cape Town April 2016

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A. Physical examination tests and imaging studies based on arthroscopic assessment of the long head of biceps tendon are invalid. 13th Meeting of the Combined Orthopedic Associations. Cape Town April 2016

·       Saithna A. British Orthopedic, Sports Trauma and Arthroscopy Association Travelling Fellowship Report, Belfast, Sep 2016

·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Shoulder Arthroscopy is an Inadequate Gold Standard for diagnosis of LHB Pathology. Canadian Orthopedic Association, Quebec, June 2016 

·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Biceps Tenoscopy: A Novel Strategy For Reducing the Rate of Missed Diagnoses of LHB Pathology. Canadian Orthopedic Association, Quebec, June 2016 

·       Uppal H, Dhadwal A*, Dean B, Bose P, Saithna A. Predicting Intra-operative Periprosthetic Fracture During Uncemented Hemiarthroplasty for Intracapsular Neck of Femur Fractures. British Trauma Society Annual Meeting, November 2015

·       Jordan RW*, Saithna A. Intramedullary nailing for fractures of the distal radius. British Society for Surgery of the Hand, London, October 2016.

·       Jordan RW*, Saithna A, Old J, MacDonald P. Does External Rotation Bracing for Anterior Shoulder Dislocation Actually Result in Reduction of the Labrum? A systematic review. Presented in the “Best of the Best” session at the BOA, Liverpool, September 2015

·       Jordan RW*, Saithna A, Published sensitivities and specificities for physical examination tests and imaging studies of the long head of biceps tendon are invalid. European Orthopedic Research Society, Bristol, September 2015.

·       Jordan RW*, Saithna A. Defining the role of intramedullary nailing for fractures of the distal radius. A systematic review. European Orthopedic Research Society, Bristol, Sept 2015.

·       Gee E*, Hunt J, Saithna A. Tantalum in soft tissue reattachment surgery. UK Society for Biomaterials, Dublin, June 2015

·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Proposing the need for a new gold standard in the diagnosis of LHB pathology. BESS, Sheffield, June 2015

·       Gee E*, Hunt J, Saithna A. Tantalum and Cellular Interaction. European Society for Surgical Research. Liverpool, June 2015 

·       Gee E, Hunt J, Saithna A. Surgical Outcomes of tendon reattachment to porous metal – Is tantalum and appropriate biomaterial. European Society for Surgical Research, Liverpool, June 2015 

·       Anley C* Morris G, Saithna A, James S, Snow M. The Radiological Work Up Of Patients With Patellar Femoral Pathology: Should The TT-TG Distance Be Measured On MRI And What Is Its Relationship To The TT-PCL Distance? ISAKOS, Lyon, June 2015

·       Gee E*, Saithna A. Defining The Role Of Tantalum For Soft Tissue Reattachment In Orthopedic Surgery. EFORT, Prague, May 2015

·       C Anley*, A Saithna, G Morris, S James, M Snow. The Tibial Tubercle–Posterior Cruciate Ligament Distance:  An independent review of this new measurement. ESSKA, Amsterdam, May 2014

·       Saithna A, Anley C, Paxton J, Grover L, Snow M. An evaluation of amniotic membrane allograft as a potential agent for biological augmentation of rotator cuff repair in an in vitro model. BESS, Leicester, June 2013

·       Saithna A, Spencer S, Carmont M, Crane T, Thompson P, Spalding T. Early experience with meniscal scaffolds for post meniscectomy knee pain. Naughton Dunn Club. Royal Orthopedic Hospital, Dec 2011

·       Saithna A. The Harry Hollier Travelling fellowship. Prize winner’s presentation. Good Hope Hospital, April 2011

·       Krkovic M*, Baraza N, Saithna A.  Acute traumatic instability of the elbow joint. Kranjska Gora, Slovenia, Jan 2011 

·       Saithna A, Dekker AP*. The influence of computer navigation on trainee learning in hip resurfacing arthroplasty. British Society of Computer Aided Surgery, London, Nov 2009

·       Saithna A. Searching for the holy grail: Cartilage repair in young patients. Harry Hollier Travelling Fellowship Award. Good Hope Hospital, May 2009. 1st Prize

·       Boer R, Modi C*, Ho K, Saithna A, Krkovic M. Clinical experience with VAC-Instill treatment. British Trauma Society, Newcastle, May 2009

·       Saithna A, Carey Smith R, Radovanovic J, Thompson P, Dhillon M, Spalding T. Bone marrow stimulation cartilage repair surgery in the knee without prolonged non-weight bearing: it’s now a lot easier. 

·BOA, Liverpool, Sept 2008 

·       Saithna A, Carey-Smith R, Thompson P, Dhillon M, Spalding T. Successful results following cartilage repair in the knee using a novel synthetic osteochondral scaffold. BASK, Bournemouth, April 2008

·       Saithna A, Carey-Smith R, Thomas M, Thompson P, Spalding T. Distal femoral opening wedge osteotomy: Are we good enough? BASK, Bournemouth, April 2008

·       Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Carey-Smith R, Spalding T. Bilateral simultaneous ACL reconstruction: A safe option? BASK, Bournemouth, April 2008

·       Saithna A, Pynsent PB, Grimer RJ. The effect of delay on outcome in soft tissue sarcoma. EFORT, Florence, Italy, May 2007

·       Saithna A, Ajayi O*, Thomas ET. The quality of internet sites providing information relating to hip resurfacing. The Naughton Dunn Club, May 2007

·       Yaish F*, Saithna A, Stephen C, Cooper JP, Rajaratnum V, Craigen MAC Peripheral Nerve Injuries; A new objective clinical assessment tool. BTS, Leeds 2006

·       Peravali R*, Saithna A, Adam DJ, Bradbury AW, Gossain S, Wilmink AB. Positive microbiological cultures in patients undergoing arterial reconstruction - a basis for peri-operative antimicrobial chemoprophylaxis. Eur Vasc Surg Society, Prague, Sept 2006

·       Saithna A, Pynsent PB, Grimer RJ. The effect of diagnostic delay on outcome in soft-tissue sarcoma. British Orthopedic Oncology Society, Edinburgh, July 2006

·       Saithna A, Yaish F, Moody W, Sargeant I. The influence of timing of surgery on wound complications in closed ankle fracture. The Naughton Dunn Club, May 2006. 

·       Saithna A, Pynsent PB, Grimer RJ. The effect of diagnostic delay on outcome in soft-tissue sarcoma. British Sarcoma Group Conference, Birmingham, Dec 2005

·       Saithna A, Pynsent PB, Grimer RJ. The effect of diagnostic delay on outcome in soft-tissue sarcoma. The Naughton Dunn Club, Nov 2005

·       Saithna A. Trauma audit: Unexpected trauma outcomes. The Arthur Guest Prize, Heart of England Foundation Trust, June 2004, 1st Prize

·       Saithna A. Blunt subclavian artery trauma and post-operative chylothorax. Junior Doctors Prize, University Hospital Birmingham, June 2002. 1st Prize.

·       Ford S, Saithna A, Grimer RJ, Picci P. Comparison of the outcome of osteosarcoma at two specialist international orthopedic oncology centers. International Society of Limb Salvage, Birmingham, Oct 2001

·       Ford S, Saithna A, Grimer RJ, Picci P. Comparison of the outcome of osteosarcoma at two specialist  international orthopedic oncology centers. European Musculoskeletal Oncology Society, Pamplona, Spain, May 2001

·       Ford S, Saithna A, Grimer RJ, Picci P. Comparison of the outcome of osteosarcoma at two specialist international orthopedic oncology centers. British Orthopedic Oncology Society, London, March 2001

 

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Poster Presentations           

·       Saithna A, Franck F, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Factors Influencing the Outcomes of a Validated Return to Sports Test Battery after ACL Reconstruction: A Retrospective Analysis of 676 Patients. AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020 

·       Saithna A, Pioger C, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Professional Athletes are at Higher Risk of Septic Arthritis after ACL Reconstruction: An Evaluation of 4,421 Consecutive Patients from the SANTI Study Group and a Pooled Data Analysis of Published Studies. AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020 

·       Saithna A, Franck F, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Extension Deficit in the Early Post-Operative Period is a Major Risk Factor for Cyclops Syndrome: A Risk Factor Analysis in 3633 Patients Following ACL Reconstruction AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020

·       Saithna A, Sonnery Cottet B, Praz C, Rosentiel N, Blakeney WG, Ouanezar H, Kandhari V, Vieira, TD. Epidemiological Evaluation of Meniscal Ramp Lesions in 3214 ACL-Injured Knees from the SANTI Database: A Risk Factor Analysis Including Study of Secondary Meniscectomy Rates Following 769 Ramp Repairs. AAOS, Las Vegas, April 2019

·       Monaco E, Fabbri M, Redler A, Gaj E, De Carli A, Argento G, Saithna A, Ferretti A. Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction is associated with greater tibial tunnel widening when using a bioabsorbable screw compared to an all-inside technique with suspensory fixation. AAOS, Las Vegas, April 2019

·       Ferretti A, Monaco E, Redler A, Argento G, De Carli, A, Saithna A, et al. 1.5 Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging Demonstrates a High Prevalence of Anterolateral Ligament Abnormalities in Acutely Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injured Knees

·       Saithna A, Cavalier M, Thaunat M, Clowez G, Choudja E, Vieira T, Fayard J, Sonnery-Cottet B. Re-Operation Rates after Combined ACL and ALL Reconstruction: A Cohort Study of 548 patients with minimum two years follow-up. ESSKA, Glasgow, May 2018

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A. London Shoulder Annual Meeting, Poster presentation: Should We Avoid Shoulder Surgery In Wheelchair Users? A Systematic Review of Outcomes and Complications. London, May 2018.

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A. London Shoulder Annual Meeting, Poster presentation: Transtendinous Repair of PASTA lesions is Associated With Inferior Early Functional Scores Than Tear Completion and Repair: A Systematic Review. London, May 2018.

·       Saithna A, Franck F, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Factors Influencing the Outcomes of a Validated Return to Sports Test Battery after ACL Reconstruction: A Retrospective Analysis of 676 Patients. AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020 

·       Saithna A, Pioger C, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Professional Athletes are at Higher Risk of Septic Arthritis after ACL Reconstruction: An Evaluation of 4,421 Consecutive Patients from the SANTI Study Group and a Pooled Data Analysis of Published Studies. AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020 

·       Saithna A, Franck F, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Extension Deficit in the Early Post-Operative Period is a Major Risk Factor for Cyclops Syndrome: A Risk Factor Analysis in 3633 Patients Following ACL Reconstruction AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020

·       Saithna A, Sonnery Cottet B, Praz C, Rosentiel N, Blakeney WG, Ouanezar H, Kandhari V, Vieira, TD. Epidemiological Evaluation of Meniscal Ramp Lesions in 3214 ACL-Injured Knees from the SANTI Database: A Risk Factor Analysis Including Study of Secondary Meniscectomy Rates Following 769 Ramp Repairs. AAOS, Las Vegas, April 2019

·       Monaco E, Fabbri M, Redler A, Gaj E, De Carli A, Argento G, Saithna A, Ferretti A. Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction is associated with greater tibial tunnel widening when using a bioabsorbable screw compared to an all-inside technique with suspensory fixation. AAOS, Las Vegas, April 2019

·       Ferretti A, Monaco E, Redler A, Argento G, De Carli, A, Saithna A, et al. 1.5 Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging Demonstrates a High Prevalence of Anterolateral Ligament Abnormalities in Acutely Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injured Knees

·       Saithna A, Cavalier M, Thaunat M, Clowez G, Choudja E, Vieira T, Fayard J, Sonnery-Cottet B. Re-Operation Rates after Combined ACL and ALL Reconstruction: A Cohort Study of 548 patients with minimum two years follow-up. ESSKA, Glasgow, May 2018

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A. London Shoulder Annual Meeting, Poster presentation: Should We Avoid Shoulder Surgery In Wheelchair Users? A Systematic Review of Outcomes and Complications. London, May 2018.

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A. London Shoulder Annual Meeting, Poster presentation: Transtendinous Repair of PASTA lesions is Associated With Inferior Early Functional Scores Than Tear Completion and Repair: A Systematic Review. London, May 2018.

·       European Federation of National Associations of Orthopedics and Traumatology (EFORT) 19th Congress. Poster presentation: Stiffness And Slower Functional Recovery, Neglected Outcomes Of PASTA Lesions Treated By Transtendinous Repair Versus Completion And Repair - A Systematic Review. Barcelona June 2018.

·       Ouanezar H. (France), Blakeney W, Latrobe C, Saithna A, Reina FL, Delaloye J, Thaunat M, Sonnery-Cottet B. ESSKA Poster: The Popliteus Tendon Provides a Safe and Reliable Location for Anchor Placement: Outcome of 200 Posterior Horn Lateral 

·       Thaunat M, Fayard JM, Jan N, Saithna A, Sonnery-Cottet B. Repair of Meniscal Ramp Lesions Through a Posteromedial Portal During ACL Reconstruction: Outcome Study with a Minimum 2-Year Follow Up. ISAKOS, Shanghai, China 2017

·       Sonnery-Cottet B, Saithna A, Azeem A, Choudja E, Baptiste Pic J, Cabaton J, Thaunat M. Hamstring donor block provides equivalent pain relief to intra-articular injection following ACL reconstruction: A prospective non-randomized trial. ISAKOS, Shanghai, China 2017

·       Greenhalgh T, Iyengar K, Ramteke S, Saithna A. Return to pre-injury level of sport in an Age-Group Triathlete after Non-Operative Treatment of Complete Obturator Internus and Partial Hamstring Tendon Tears. European Congress of Clinical Case Reports. Vienna, March 2017

·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Safety of the “inside-out” electrocautery technique for rapid localization of the biceps tendon in the subacromial space. Canadian Orthopedic Association, Quebec, June 2016

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A, Published sensitivities and specificities for physical examination tests and imaging studies of the long head of biceps tendon are invalid – a systematic review. ESSKA, Barcelona, May 2016

·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. A cadaveric assessment of the risk of nerve injury during open subpectoral biceps tenodesis using a bicortical guidewire. ESSKA, Barcelona, May 2016

·       Richard B, Saithna A. Improving the Adequacy of Shoulder X-Rays at a District General Hospital: A Quality Improvement and Medical Student Leadership Training Project. FMLM. Cambridge QI Nov 2015 

·       Gee E, Hunt J, Saithna A. Tantalum and Cellular Interaction. European Society for Surgical Research. June 2015 Liverpool

·       Jordan R, Saithna A, Paxton J, Grover L, Krikler S, Thompson P. Tantalum Patellar Augments in the Post Patellectomy Knee: Are They Doomed To Failure? BASK, Telford 10-11.3.2015

·       Snow M, Saithna A, Anley C, Paxton J, Grover L. An evaluation of amniotic membrane allograft as a potential agent for biological augmentation of rotator cuff repair in an in vitro model. ESSKA, Amsterdam, May 2014

·       Anley C, Saithna A., Morris G., James S., Snow M. Measurement of the tibial tubercle – trochlear groove distance on computer tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI): Are they equivalent? ESSKA, Amsterdam, May 2014.

·       Saithna A, Udebwe U, Paxton J, Snow M, Grover L. Using Amniotic Membrane Allograft to Augment Properties of Tissue-engineered Bone to Tendon Interfaces in vitro. UKSB, Birmingham, June 2013

·       Anley C, Saithna A, Morris G, James S, Snow M. The Radiological Work Up Of Patients With Patellar Femoral Pathology: Should The TT-TG Distance Be Measured On MRI And What Is Its Relationship To The TT-PCL Distance? ISAKOS, Toronto, May 2013

·       Gee E, Hill C, Saithna A, Van der Ploeg I. Treatment of deformational plagiocephaly and torticollis using a weight distribution ring – a report of three cases. EFORT, Istanbul, June 2013

·       Saithna A, Spencer S, Bird J, Thompson P, Spalding T. Early experience with meniscal scaffolds for the treatment of post meniscectomy knee pain. British Orthopedic Association, Dublin, Sept 2011.

·       Baraza N, Saithna A, Krkovic M.  Acute Persistent Traumatic Anterior Dislocation of the Fractured Radial Head: Case Report and Novel Surgical technique. 2nd Prize for Posters. European Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, Milan, Italy, April 2011. 2nd Prize

·       Modi CS, Saithna A, Wainwright D. An OK Technique for Mini-Invasive Fixation of a Trans-Articular Coronal Shear Fracture of the Distal Humerus. British Trauma Society, May 2011

·       Dekker A, Saithna A, Wicks L, Bryan A. Safety and Cost Effectiveness of Removable Splintage for Buckle Fractures of the Distal Radius: A Systematic Review and Cost Minimization Analysis. EFORT, Madrid 2010

·       Boer R, Modi C, Ho K, Saithna A, Krkovic M. Clinical experience with VAC-Instill treatment for septic- arthritis and infected implants. EFORT, Vienna, June 2009

·       A Saithna, T Crane, K Dunn, T Kuchenbecker, P Thompson, M Dhillon, T Spalding. Qualitative MRI data related to clinical results following cartilage repair using TruFit plugs: A two-year follow up study. BASK, Edinburgh, April 2009

·       Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Almazedi B, Thompson P, Spalding T. Does ACL reconstruction with accelerated rehabilitation influence the outcome of concomitant meniscal repair? BASK, Edinburgh, April 2009

·       Saithna A, Carey-Smith R, Thompson P, Spalding T. Distal femoral opening wedge osteotomy: Are we good enough? BOA, Liverpool 2008

·       Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Spalding T. Simultaneous bilateral ACL reconstruction. EFORT, 2008.

·       Saithna A, Ajayi O, Thomas ET. The quality of internet sites providing information relating to hip resurfacing. EFORT, Florence, May 2007

·       Saithna A, Pynsent PB, Grimer RJ. The effect of diagnostic delay on outcome in soft-tissue sarcoma. BOA Annual Congress, Glasgow 2006

·       Yaish F*, Saithna A, Stephen C, Cooper JP, Rajaratnum V, Craigen MAC. Peripheral Nerve Injuries; A new objective clinical assessment tool. FESSH, Glasgow, June 2006

·       Saithna A, Keen M. The effect of stimulators of differentiation on 5HT3 and muscarinic receptor expression in NG108-15 cells. British Pharmacological Society, Nottingham, 1999


·       European Federation of National Associations of Orthopedics and Traumatology (EFORT) 19th Congress. Poster presentation: Stiffness And Slower Functional Recovery, Neglected Outcomes Of PASTA Lesions Treated By Transtendinous Repair Versus Completion And Repair - A Systematic Review. Barcelona June 2018.

Ouanezar H. (France), Blakeney W, Latrobe C, Saithna A, Reina FL, Delaloye J, Thaunat M, Sonnery-Cottet B. ESSKA Poster: The Popliteus Tendon Provides a Safe and Reliable Location for Anchor Placement: Outcome of 200 Posterior Horn Lateral 

Thaunat M, Fayard JM, Jan N, Saithna A, Sonnery-Cottet B. Repair of Meniscal Ramp Lesions Through a Posteromedial Portal During ACL Reconstruction: Outcome Study with a Minimum 2-Year Follow Up. ISAKOS, Shanghai, China 2017

Sonnery-Cottet B, Saithna A, Azeem A, Choudja E, Baptiste Pic J, Cabaton J, Thaunat M. Hamstring donor block provides equivalent pain relief to intra-articular injection following ACL reconstruction: A prospective non-randomized trial. ISAKOS, Shanghai, China 2017

·       Greenhalgh T, Iyengar K, Ramteke S, Saithna A. Return to pre-injury level of sport in an Age-Group Triathlete after Non-Operative Treatment of Complete Obturator Internus and Partial Hamstring Tendon Tears. European Congress of Clinical Case Reports. Vienna, March 2017

·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Safety of the “inside-out” electrocautery technique for rapid localization of the biceps tendon in the subacromial space. Canadian Orthopedic Association, Quebec, June 2016

Jordan RW, Saithna A, Published sensitivities and specificities for physical examination tests and imaging studies of the long head of biceps tendon are invalid – a systematic review. ESSKA, Barcelona, May 2016

·       Saithna A, Franck F, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Factors Influencing the Outcomes of a Validated Return to Sports Test Battery after ACL Reconstruction: A Retrospective Analysis of 676 Patients. AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020 

·       Saithna A, Pioger C, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Professional Athletes are at Higher Risk of Septic Arthritis after ACL Reconstruction: An Evaluation of 4,421 Consecutive Patients from the SANTI Study Group and a Pooled Data Analysis of Published Studies. AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020 

·       Saithna A, Franck F, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Extension Deficit in the Early Post-Operative Period is a Major Risk Factor for Cyclops Syndrome: A Risk Factor Analysis in 3633 Patients Following ACL Reconstruction AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020

·       Saithna A, Sonnery Cottet B, Praz C, Rosentiel N, Blakeney WG, Ouanezar H, Kandhari V, Vieira, TD. Epidemiological Evaluation of Meniscal Ramp Lesions in 3214 ACL-Injured Knees from the SANTI Database: A Risk Factor Analysis Including Study of Secondary Meniscectomy Rates Following 769 Ramp Repairs. AAOS, Las Vegas, April 2019

·       Monaco E, Fabbri M, Redler A, Gaj E, De Carli A, Argento G, Saithna A, Ferretti A. Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction is associated with greater tibial tunnel widening when using a bioabsorbable screw compared to an all-inside technique with suspensory fixation. AAOS, Las Vegas, April 2019

·       Ferretti A, Monaco E, Redler A, Argento G, De Carli, A, Saithna A, et al. 1.5 Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging Demonstrates a High Prevalence of Anterolateral Ligament Abnormalities in Acutely Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injured Knees

·       Saithna A, Cavalier M, Thaunat M, Clowez G, Choudja E, Vieira T, Fayard J, Sonnery-Cottet B. Re-Operation Rates after Combined ACL and ALL Reconstruction: A Cohort Study of 548 patients with minimum two years follow-up. ESSKA, Glasgow, May 2018

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A. London Shoulder Annual Meeting, Poster presentation: Should We Avoid Shoulder Surgery In Wheelchair Users? A Systematic Review of Outcomes and Complications. London, May 2018.

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A. London Shoulder Annual Meeting, Poster presentation: Transtendinous Repair of PASTA lesions is Associated With Inferior Early Functional Scores Than Tear Completion and Repair: A Systematic Review. London, May 2018.

European Federation of National Associations of Orthopedics and Traumatology (EFORT) 19th Congress. Poster presentation: Stiffness And Slower Functional Recovery, Neglected Outcomes Of PASTA Lesions Treated By Transtendinous Repair Versus Completion And Repair - A Systematic Review. Barcelona June 2018.
Ouanezar H. (France), Blakeney W, Latrobe C, Saithna A, Reina FL, Delaloye J, Thaunat M, Sonnery-Cottet B. ESSKA Poster: The Popliteus Tendon Provides a Safe and Reliable Location for Anchor Placement: Outcome of 200 Posterior Horn Lateral 
Thaunat M, Fayard JM, Jan N, Saithna A, Sonnery-Cottet B. Repair of Meniscal Ramp Lesions Through a Posteromedial Portal During ACL Reconstruction: Outcome Study with a Minimum 2-Year Follow Up. ISAKOS, Shanghai, China 2017
Sonnery-Cottet B, Saithna A, Azeem A, Choudja E, Baptiste Pic J, Cabaton J, Thaunat M. Hamstring donor block provides equivalent pain relief to intra-articular injection following ACL reconstruction: A prospective non-randomized trial. ISAKOS, Shanghai, China 2017

·       Greenhalgh T, Iyengar K, Ramteke S, Saithna A. Return to pre-injury level of sport in an Age-Group Triathlete after Non-Operative Treatment of Complete Obturator Internus and Partial Hamstring Tendon Tears. European Congress of Clinical Case Reports. Vienna, March 2017

·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Safety of the “inside-out” electrocautery technique for rapid localization of the biceps tendon in the subacromial space. Canadian Orthopedic Association, Quebec, June 2016

Jordan RW, Saithna A, Published sensitivities and specificities for physical examination tests and imaging studies of the long head of biceps tendon are invalid – a systematic review. ESSKA, Barcelona, May 2016
Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. A cadaveric assessment of the risk of nerve injury during open subpectoral biceps tenodesis using a bicortical guidewire. ESSKA, Barcelona, May 2016

·       Richard B, Saithna A. Improving the Adequacy of Shoulder X-Rays at a District General Hospital: A Quality Improvement and Medical Student Leadership Training Project. FMLM. Cambridge QI Nov 2015 

·       Gee E, Hunt J, Saithna A. Tantalum and Cellular Interaction. European Society for Surgical Research. June 2015 Liverpool

·       Jordan R, Saithna A, Paxton J, Grover L, Krikler S, Thompson P. Tantalum Patellar Augments in the Post Patellectomy Knee: Are They Doomed To Failure? BASK, Telford 10-11.3.2015

·       Snow M, Saithna A, Anley C, Paxton J, Grover L. An evaluation of amniotic membrane allograft as a potential agent for biological augmentation of rotator cuff repair in an in vitro model. ESSKA, Amsterdam, May 2014

·       Anley C, Saithna A., Morris G., James S., Snow M. Measurement of the tibial tubercle – trochlear groove distance on computer tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI): Are they equivalent? ESSKA, Amsterdam, May 2014.

·       Saithna A, Udebwe U, Paxton J, Snow M, Grover L. Using Amniotic Membrane Allograft to Augment Properties of Tissue-engineered Bone to Tendon Interfaces in vitro. UKSB, Birmingham, June 2013

·       Anley C, Saithna A, Morris G, James S, Snow M. The Radiological Work Up Of Patients With Patellar Femoral Pathology: Should The TT-TG Distance Be Measured On MRI And What Is Its Relationship To The TT-PCL Distance? ISAKOS, Toronto, May 2013

·       Gee E, Hill C, Saithna A, Van der Ploeg I. Treatment of deformational plagiocephaly and torticollis using a weight distribution ring – a report of three cases. EFORT, Istanbul, June 2013

·       Saithna A, Spencer S, Bird J, Thompson P, Spalding T. Early experience with meniscal scaffolds for the treatment of post meniscectomy knee pain. British Orthopedic Association, Dublin, Sept 2011.

·       Baraza N, Saithna A, Krkovic M.  Acute Persistent Traumatic Anterior Dislocation of the Fractured Radial Head: Case Report and Novel Surgical technique. 2nd Prize for Posters. European Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, Milan, Italy, April 2011. 2nd Prize

·       Modi CS, Saithna A, Wainwright D. An OK Technique for Mini-Invasive Fixation of a Trans-Articular Coronal Shear Fracture of the Distal Humerus. British Trauma Society, May 2011

·       Dekker A, Saithna A, Wicks L, Bryan A. Safety and Cost Effectiveness of Removable Splintage for Buckle Fractures of the Distal Radius: A Systematic Review and Cost Minimization Analysis. EFORT, Madrid 2010

·       Boer R, Modi C, Ho K, Saithna A, Krkovic M. Clinical experience with VAC-Instill treatment for septic- arthritis and infected implants. EFORT, Vienna, June 2009

·       A Saithna, T Crane, K Dunn, T Kuchenbecker, P Thompson, M Dhillon, T Spalding. Qualitative MRI data related to clinical results following cartilage repair using TruFit plugs: A two-year follow up study. BASK, Edinburgh, April 2009

·       Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Almazedi B, Thompson P, Spalding T. Does ACL reconstruction with accelerated rehabilitation influence the outcome of concomitant meniscal repair? BASK, Edinburgh, April 2009

·       Saithna A, Carey-Smith R, Thompson P, Spalding T. Distal femoral opening wedge osteotomy: Are we good enough? BOA, Liverpool 2008

·       Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Spalding T. Simultaneous bilateral ACL reconstruction. EFORT, 2008.

·       Saithna A, Ajayi O, Thomas ET. The quality of internet sites providing information relating to hip resurfacing. EFORT, Florence, May 2007

·       Saithna A, Pynsent PB, Grimer RJ. The effect of diagnostic delay on outcome in soft-tissue sarcoma. BOA Annual Congress, Glasgow 2006

·       Yaish F*, Saithna A, Stephen C, Cooper JP, Rajaratnum V, Craigen MAC. Peripheral Nerve Injuries; A new objective clinical assessment tool. FESSH, Glasgow, June 2006

·       Saithna A, Keen M. The effect of stimulators of differentiation on 5HT3 and muscarinic receptor expression in NG108-15 cells. British Pharmacological Society, Nottingham, 1999


·       Saithna A, Franck F, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Factors Influencing the Outcomes of a Validated Return to Sports Test Battery after ACL Reconstruction: A Retrospective Analysis of 676 Patients. AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020 

·       Saithna A, Pioger C, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Professional Athletes are at Higher Risk of Septic Arthritis after ACL Reconstruction: An Evaluation of 4,421 Consecutive Patients from the SANTI Study Group and a Pooled Data Analysis of Published Studies. AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020 

·       Saithna A, Franck F, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Extension Deficit in the Early Post-Operative Period is a Major Risk Factor for Cyclops Syndrome: A Risk Factor Analysis in 3633 Patients Following ACL Reconstruction AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020

·       Saithna A, Sonnery Cottet B, Praz C, Rosentiel N, Blakeney WG, Ouanezar H, Kandhari V, Vieira, TD. Epidemiological Evaluation of Meniscal Ramp Lesions in 3214 ACL-Injured Knees from the SANTI Database: A Risk Factor Analysis Including Study of Secondary Meniscectomy Rates Following 769 Ramp Repairs. AAOS, Las Vegas, April 2019

·       Monaco E, Fabbri M, Redler A, Gaj E, De Carli A, Argento G, Saithna A, Ferretti A. Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction is associated with greater tibial tunnel widening when using a bioabsorbable screw compared to an all-inside technique with suspensory fixation. AAOS, Las Vegas, April 2019

·       Ferretti A, Monaco E, Redler A, Argento G, De Carli, A, Saithna A, et al. 1.5 Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging Demonstrates a High Prevalence of Anterolateral Ligament Abnormalities in Acutely Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injured Knees

·       Saithna A, Cavalier M, Thaunat M, Clowez G, Choudja E, Vieira T, Fayard J, Sonnery-Cottet B. Re-Operation Rates after Combined ACL and ALL Reconstruction: A Cohort Study of 548 patients with minimum two years follow-up. ESSKA, Glasgow, May 2018

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A. London Shoulder Annual Meeting, Poster presentation: Should We Avoid Shoulder Surgery In Wheelchair Users? A Systematic Review of Outcomes and Complications. London, May 2018.

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A. London Shoulder Annual Meeting, Poster presentation: Transtendinous Repair of PASTA lesions is Associated With Inferior Early Functional Scores Than Tear Completion and Repair: A Systematic Review. London, May 2018.

·       European Federation of National Associations of Orthopedics and Traumatology (EFORT) 19th Congress. Poster presentation: Stiffness And Slower Functional Recovery, Neglected Outcomes Of PASTA Lesions Treated By Transtendinous Repair Versus Completion And Repair - A Systematic Review. Barcelona June 2018.

·       Ouanezar H. (France), Blakeney W, Latrobe C, Saithna A, Reina FL, Delaloye J, Thaunat M, Sonnery-Cottet B. ESSKA Poster: The Popliteus Tendon Provides a Safe and Reliable Location for Anchor Placement: Outcome of 200 Posterior Horn Lateral 

·       Thaunat M, Fayard JM, Jan N, Saithna A, Sonnery-Cottet B. Repair of Meniscal Ramp Lesions Through a Posteromedial Portal During ACL Reconstruction: Outcome Study with a Minimum 2-Year Follow Up. ISAKOS, Shanghai, China 2017

·       Sonnery-Cottet B, Saithna A, Azeem A, Choudja E, Baptiste Pic J, Cabaton J, Thaunat M. Hamstring donor block provides equivalent pain relief to intra-articular injection following ACL reconstruction: A prospective non-randomized trial. ISAKOS, Shanghai, China 2017

·       Greenhalgh T, Iyengar K, Ramteke S, Saithna A. Return to pre-injury level of sport in an Age-Group Triathlete after Non-Operative Treatment of Complete Obturator Internus and Partial Hamstring Tendon Tears. European Congress of Clinical Case Reports. Vienna, March 2017

·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Safety of the “inside-out” electrocautery technique for rapid localization of the biceps tendon in the subacromial space. Canadian Orthopedic Association, Quebec, June 2016

Jordan RW, Saithna A, Published sensitivities and specificities for physical examination tests and imaging studies of the long head of biceps tendon are invalid – a systematic review. ESSKA, Barcelona, May 2016

·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. A cadaveric assessment of the risk of nerve injury during open subpectoral biceps tenodesis using a bicortical guidewire. ESSKA, Barcelona, May 2016

·       Richard B, Saithna A. Improving the Adequacy of Shoulder X-Rays at a District General Hospital: A Quality Improvement and Medical Student Leadership Training Project. FMLM. Cambridge QI Nov 2015 

·       Gee E, Hunt J, Saithna A. Tantalum and Cellular Interaction. European Society for Surgical Research. June 2015 Liverpool

·       Jordan R, Saithna A, Paxton J, Grover L, Krikler S, Thompson P. Tantalum Patellar Augments in the Post Patellectomy Knee: Are They Doomed To Failure? BASK, Telford 10-11.3.2015

·       Snow M, Saithna A, Anley C, Paxton J, Grover L. An evaluation of amniotic membrane allograft as a potential agent for biological augmentation of rotator cuff repair in an in vitro model. ESSKA, Amsterdam, May 2014

·       Anley C, Saithna A., Morris G., James S., Snow M. Measurement of the tibial tubercle – trochlear groove distance on computer tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI): Are they equivalent? ESSKA, Amsterdam, May 2014.

·       Saithna A, Udebwe U, Paxton J, Snow M, Grover L. Using Amniotic Membrane Allograft to Augment Properties of Tissue-engineered Bone to Tendon Interfaces in vitro. UKSB, Birmingham, June 2013

·       Anley C, Saithna A, Morris G, James S, Snow M. The Radiological Work Up Of Patients With Patellar Femoral Pathology: Should The TT-TG Distance Be Measured On MRI And What Is Its Relationship To The TT-PCL Distance? ISAKOS, Toronto, May 2013

·       Gee E, Hill C, Saithna A, Van der Ploeg I. Treatment of deformational plagiocephaly and torticollis using a weight distribution ring – a report of three cases. EFORT, Istanbul, June 2013

·       Saithna A, Spencer S, Bird J, Thompson P, Spalding T. Early experience with meniscal scaffolds for the treatment of post meniscectomy knee pain. British Orthopedic Association, Dublin, Sept 2011.

·       Baraza N, Saithna A, Krkovic M.  Acute Persistent Traumatic Anterior Dislocation of the Fractured Radial Head: Case Report and Novel Surgical technique. 2nd Prize for Posters. European Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, Milan, Italy, April 2011. 2nd Prize

·       Modi CS, Saithna A, Wainwright D. An OK Technique for Mini-Invasive Fixation of a Trans-Articular Coronal Shear Fracture of the Distal Humerus. British Trauma Society, May 2011

·       Dekker A, Saithna A, Wicks L, Bryan A. Safety and Cost Effectiveness of Removable Splintage for Buckle Fractures of the Distal Radius: A Systematic Review and Cost Minimization Analysis. EFORT, Madrid 2010

·       Boer R, Modi C, Ho K, Saithna A, Krkovic M. Clinical experience with VAC-Instill treatment for septic- arthritis and infected implants. EFORT, Vienna, June 2009

·       A Saithna, T Crane, K Dunn, T Kuchenbecker, P Thompson, M Dhillon, T Spalding. Qualitative MRI data related to clinical results following cartilage repair using TruFit plugs: A two-year follow up study. BASK, Edinburgh, April 2009

·       Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Almazedi B, Thompson P, Spalding T. Does ACL reconstruction with accelerated rehabilitation influence the outcome of concomitant meniscal repair? BASK, Edinburgh, April 2009

·       Saithna A, Carey-Smith R, Thompson P, Spalding T. Distal femoral opening wedge osteotomy: Are we good enough? BOA, Liverpool 2008

·       Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Spalding T. Simultaneous bilateral ACL reconstruction. EFORT, 2008.

·       Saithna A, Ajayi O, Thomas ET. The quality of internet sites providing information relating to hip resurfacing. EFORT, Florence, May 2007

·       Saithna A, Pynsent PB, Grimer RJ. The effect of diagnostic delay on outcome in soft-tissue sarcoma. BOA Annual Congress, Glasgow 2006

·       Yaish F*, Saithna A, Stephen C, Cooper JP, Rajaratnum V, Craigen MAC. Peripheral Nerve Injuries; A new objective clinical assessment tool. FESSH, Glasgow, June 2006

·       Saithna A, Keen M. The effect of stimulators of differentiation on 5HT3 and muscarinic receptor expression in NG108-15 cells. British Pharmacological Society, Nottingham, 1999


·       Saithna A, Franck F, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Factors Influencing the Outcomes of a Validated Return to Sports Test Battery after ACL Reconstruction: A Retrospective Analysis of 676 Patients. AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020 

·       Saithna A, Pioger C, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Professional Athletes are at Higher Risk of Septic Arthritis after ACL Reconstruction: An Evaluation of 4,421 Consecutive Patients from the SANTI Study Group and a Pooled Data Analysis of Published Studies. AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020 

·       Saithna A, Franck F, Sonnery-Cottet et al. Extension Deficit in the Early Post-Operative Period is a Major Risk Factor for Cyclops Syndrome: A Risk Factor Analysis in 3633 Patients Following ACL Reconstruction AAOS, e-poster due to COVID-19, March 2020

·       Saithna A, Sonnery Cottet B, Praz C, Rosentiel N, Blakeney WG, Ouanezar H, Kandhari V, Vieira, TD. Epidemiological Evaluation of Meniscal Ramp Lesions in 3214 ACL-Injured Knees from the SANTI Database: A Risk Factor Analysis Including Study of Secondary Meniscectomy Rates Following 769 Ramp Repairs. AAOS, Las Vegas, April 2019

·       Monaco E, Fabbri M, Redler A, Gaj E, De Carli A, Argento G, Saithna A, Ferretti A. Anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction is associated with greater tibial tunnel widening when using a bioabsorbable screw compared to an all-inside technique with suspensory fixation. AAOS, Las Vegas, April 2019

·       Ferretti A, Monaco E, Redler A, Argento G, De Carli, A, Saithna A, et al. 1.5 Tesla Magnetic Resonance Imaging Demonstrates a High Prevalence of Anterolateral Ligament Abnormalities in Acutely Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injured Knees

·       Saithna A, Cavalier M, Thaunat M, Clowez G, Choudja E, Vieira T, Fayard J, Sonnery-Cottet B. Re-Operation Rates after Combined ACL and ALL Reconstruction: A Cohort Study of 548 patients with minimum two years follow-up. ESSKA, Glasgow, May 2018

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A. London Shoulder Annual Meeting, Poster presentation: Should We Avoid Shoulder Surgery In Wheelchair Users? A Systematic Review of Outcomes and Complications. London, May 2018.

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A. London Shoulder Annual Meeting, Poster presentation: Transtendinous Repair of PASTA lesions is Associated With Inferior Early Functional Scores Than Tear Completion and Repair: A Systematic Review. London, May 2018.

·       European Federation of National Associations of Orthopedics and Traumatology (EFORT) 19th Congress. Poster presentation: Stiffness And Slower Functional Recovery, Neglected Outcomes Of PASTA Lesions Treated By Transtendinous Repair Versus Completion And Repair - A Systematic Review. Barcelona June 2018.

·       Ouanezar H. (France), Blakeney W, Latrobe C, Saithna A, Reina FL, Delaloye J, Thaunat M, Sonnery-Cottet B. ESSKA Poster: The Popliteus Tendon Provides a Safe and Reliable Location for Anchor Placement: Outcome of 200 Posterior Horn Lateral 

·       Thaunat M, Fayard JM, Jan N, Saithna A, Sonnery-Cottet B. Repair of Meniscal Ramp Lesions Through a Posteromedial Portal During ACL Reconstruction: Outcome Study with a Minimum 2-Year Follow Up. ISAKOS, Shanghai, China 2017

·       Sonnery-Cottet B, Saithna A, Azeem A, Choudja E, Baptiste Pic J, Cabaton J, Thaunat M. Hamstring donor block provides equivalent pain relief to intra-articular injection following ACL reconstruction: A prospective non-randomized trial. ISAKOS, Shanghai, China 2017

·       Greenhalgh T, Iyengar K, Ramteke S, Saithna A. Return to pre-injury level of sport in an Age-Group Triathlete after Non-Operative Treatment of Complete Obturator Internus and Partial Hamstring Tendon Tears. European Congress of Clinical Case Reports. Vienna, March 2017

·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Safety of the “inside-out” electrocautery technique for rapid localization of the biceps tendon in the subacromial space. Canadian Orthopedic Association, Quebec, June 2016

·       Jordan RW, Saithna A, Published sensitivities and specificities for physical examination tests and imaging studies of the long head of biceps tendon are invalid – a systematic review. ESSKA, Barcelona, May 2016

·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. A cadaveric assessment of the risk of nerve injury during open subpectoral biceps tenodesis using a bicortical guidewire. ESSKA, Barcelona, May 2016

·       Richard B, Saithna A. Improving the Adequacy of Shoulder X-Rays at a District General Hospital: A Quality Improvement and Medical Student Leadership Training Project. FMLM. Cambridge QI Nov 2015 

·       Gee E, Hunt J, Saithna A. Tantalum and Cellular Interaction. European Society for Surgical Research. June 2015 Liverpool

·       Jordan R, Saithna A, Paxton J, Grover L, Krikler S, Thompson P. Tantalum Patellar Augments in the Post Patellectomy Knee: Are They Doomed To Failure? BASK, Telford 10-11.3.2015

·       Snow M, Saithna A, Anley C, Paxton J, Grover L. An evaluation of amniotic membrane allograft as a potential agent for biological augmentation of rotator cuff repair in an in vitro model. ESSKA, Amsterdam, May 2014

·       Anley C, Saithna A., Morris G., James S., Snow M. Measurement of the tibial tubercle – trochlear groove distance on computer tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI): Are they equivalent? ESSKA, Amsterdam, May 2014.

·       Saithna A, Udebwe U, Paxton J, Snow M, Grover L. Using Amniotic Membrane Allograft to Augment Properties of Tissue-engineered Bone to Tendon Interfaces in vitro. UKSB, Birmingham, June 2013

·       Anley C, Saithna A, Morris G, James S, Snow M. The Radiological Work Up Of Patients With Patellar Femoral Pathology: Should The TT-TG Distance Be Measured On MRI And What Is Its Relationship To The TT-PCL Distance? ISAKOS, Toronto, May 2013

·       Gee E, Hill C, Saithna A, Van der Ploeg I. Treatment of deformational plagiocephaly and torticollis using a weight distribution ring – a report of three cases. EFORT, Istanbul, June 2013

·       Saithna A, Spencer S, Bird J, Thompson P, Spalding T. Early experience with meniscal scaffolds for the treatment of post meniscectomy knee pain. British Orthopedic Association, Dublin, Sept 2011.

·       Baraza N, Saithna A, Krkovic M.  Acute Persistent Traumatic Anterior Dislocation of the Fractured Radial Head: Case Report and Novel Surgical technique. 2nd Prize for Posters. European Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, Milan, Italy, April 2011. 2nd Prize

·       Modi CS, Saithna A, Wainwright D. An OK Technique for Mini-Invasive Fixation of a Trans-Articular Coronal Shear Fracture of the Distal Humerus. British Trauma Society, May 2011

·       Dekker A, Saithna A, Wicks L, Bryan A. Safety and Cost Effectiveness of Removable Splintage for Buckle Fractures of the Distal Radius: A Systematic Review and Cost Minimization Analysis. EFORT, Madrid 2010

·       Boer R, Modi C, Ho K, Saithna A, Krkovic M. Clinical experience with VAC-Instill treatment for septic- arthritis and infected implants. EFORT, Vienna, June 2009

·       A Saithna, T Crane, K Dunn, T Kuchenbecker, P Thompson, M Dhillon, T Spalding. Qualitative MRI data related to clinical results following cartilage repair using TruFit plugs: A two-year follow up study. BASK, Edinburgh, April 2009

·       Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Almazedi B, Thompson P, Spalding T. Does ACL reconstruction with accelerated rehabilitation influence the outcome of concomitant meniscal repair? BASK, Edinburgh, April 2009

·       Saithna A, Carey-Smith R, Thompson P, Spalding T. Distal femoral opening wedge osteotomy: Are we good enough? BOA, Liverpool 2008

·       Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Spalding T. Simultaneous bilateral ACL reconstruction. EFORT, 2008.

·       Saithna A, Ajayi O, Thomas ET. The quality of internet sites providing information relating to hip resurfacing. EFORT, Florence, May 2007

·       Saithna A, Pynsent PB, Grimer RJ. The effect of diagnostic delay on outcome in soft-tissue sarcoma. BOA Annual Congress, Glasgow 2006

·       Yaish F*, Saithna A, Stephen C, Cooper JP, Rajaratnum V, Craigen MAC. Peripheral Nerve Injuries; A new objective clinical assessment tool. FESSH, Glasgow, June 2006

·       Saithna A, Keen M. The effect of stimulators of differentiation on 5HT3 and muscarinic receptor expression in NG108-15 cells. British Pharmacological Society, Nottingham, 1999


·       Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. A cadaveric assessment of the risk of nerve injury during open subpectoral biceps tenodesis using a bicortical guidewire. ESSKA, Barcelona, May 2016

·       Richard B, Saithna A. Improving the Adequacy of Shoulder X-Rays at a District General Hospital: A Quality Improvement and Medical Student Leadership Training Project. FMLM. Cambridge QI Nov 2015 

·       Gee E, Hunt J, Saithna A. Tantalum and Cellular Interaction. European Society for Surgical Research. June 2015 Liverpool

·       Jordan R, Saithna A, Paxton J, Grover L, Krikler S, Thompson P. Tantalum Patellar Augments in the Post Patellectomy Knee: Are They Doomed To Failure? BASK, Telford 10-11.3.2015

·       Snow M, Saithna A, Anley C, Paxton J, Grover L. An evaluation of amniotic membrane allograft as a potential agent for biological augmentation of rotator cuff repair in an in vitro model. ESSKA, Amsterdam, May 2014

·       Anley C, Saithna A., Morris G., James S., Snow M. Measurement of the tibial tubercle – trochlear groove distance on computer tomography (CT) and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI): Are they equivalent? ESSKA, Amsterdam, May 2014.

·       Saithna A, Udebwe U, Paxton J, Snow M, Grover L. Using Amniotic Membrane Allograft to Augment Properties of Tissue-engineered Bone to Tendon Interfaces in vitro. UKSB, Birmingham, June 2013

·       Anley C, Saithna A, Morris G, James S, Snow M. The Radiological Work Up Of Patients With Patellar Femoral Pathology: Should The TT-TG Distance Be Measured On MRI And What Is Its Relationship To The TT-PCL Distance? ISAKOS, Toronto, May 2013

·       Gee E, Hill C, Saithna A, Van der Ploeg I. Treatment of deformational plagiocephaly and torticollis using a weight distribution ring – a report of three cases. EFORT, Istanbul, June 2013

·       Saithna A, Spencer S, Bird J, Thompson P, Spalding T. Early experience with meniscal scaffolds for the treatment of post meniscectomy knee pain. British Orthopedic Association, Dublin, Sept 2011.

·       Baraza N, Saithna A, Krkovic M.  Acute Persistent Traumatic Anterior Dislocation of the Fractured Radial Head: Case Report and Novel Surgical technique. 2nd Prize for Posters. European Congress of Trauma and Emergency Surgery, Milan, Italy, April 2011. 2nd Prize

·       Modi CS, Saithna A, Wainwright D. An OK Technique for Mini-Invasive Fixation of a Trans-Articular Coronal Shear Fracture of the Distal Humerus. British Trauma Society, May 2011

·       Dekker A, Saithna A, Wicks L, Bryan A. Safety and Cost Effectiveness of Removable Splintage for Buckle Fractures of the Distal Radius: A Systematic Review and Cost Minimization Analysis. EFORT, Madrid 2010

·       Boer R, Modi C, Ho K, Saithna A, Krkovic M. Clinical experience with VAC-Instill treatment for septic- arthritis and infected implants. EFORT, Vienna, June 2009

·       A Saithna, T Crane, K Dunn, T Kuchenbecker, P Thompson, M Dhillon, T Spalding. Qualitative MRI data related to clinical results following cartilage repair using TruFit plugs: A two-year follow up study. BASK, Edinburgh, April 2009

·       Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Almazedi B, Thompson P, Spalding T. Does ACL reconstruction with accelerated rehabilitation influence the outcome of concomitant meniscal repair? BASK, Edinburgh, April 2009

·       Saithna A, Carey-Smith R, Thompson P, Spalding T. Distal femoral opening wedge osteotomy: Are we good enough? BOA, Liverpool 2008

·       Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Spalding T. Simultaneous bilateral ACL reconstruction. EFORT, 2008.

·       Saithna A, Ajayi O, Thomas ET. The quality of internet sites providing information relating to hip resurfacing. EFORT, Florence, May 2007

·       Saithna A, Pynsent PB, Grimer RJ. The effect of diagnostic delay on outcome in soft-tissue sarcoma. BOA Annual Congress, Glasgow 2006

·       Yaish F*, Saithna A, Stephen C, Cooper JP, Rajaratnum V, Craigen MAC. Peripheral Nerve Injuries; A new objective clinical assessment tool. FESSH, Glasgow, June 2006

·       Saithna A, Keen M. The effect of stimulators of differentiation on 5HT3 and muscarinic receptor expression in NG108-15 cells. British Pharmacological Society, Nottingham, 1999