Mr Adnan Saithna, Consultant Shoulder and Sports Injury Knee Surgeon

Based at Renacres Private Hospital. To make an appointment with Mr Saithna call 01704 842 031

Publications


2017
Thaunat M, Clowez G, Saithna A, 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. Accepted by AJSM March 2017


Vieira TD, Thaunat M, Saithna et al. Surgical Technique For Arthroscopic Resection of Painful Bipartite Patella. Accepted by Arthroscopy Techniques, March 2017


Temponi EF, de Carvalho Júnior LH, Saithna A, Thaunat M, Sonnery-Cottet B. Incidence and MRI characterization of the spectrum of posterolateral corner injuries occurring in association with ACL rupture. Skeletal Radiol. 2017 Apr 20. doi: 10.1007/s00256-017-2649-y. [Epub ahead of print]


Buscaryet F, Temponi EF, Saithna A, Thaunat M, Sonnery-Cottet B. 3D-CT  Evaluation Of Tunnel Positioning In ACL Reconstruction Using The Single Anteromedial Bundle Biological Augmentation Technique. OJSM May 2017. doi:10.1177/2325967117706511


Sonnery-Cottet B, Saithna A, Cavalier M, Kajetanek, Frois Temponi CE, Daggett M, Helito CP, Thaunat M. Anterolateral Ligament Reconstruction is Associated with Significantly Reduced ACL Graft Rupture Rates at a Minimum Follow Up of 2 Years: A Prospective Comparative Study of 502 Patients from the SANTI Study Group. AJSM Feb 2017. doi: 10.1177/0363546516686057


Sonnery-Cottet B, Saithna A, Azeem A, Choudja E, Baptiste Pic J, Cabaton J, Thaunat Mathieu. Hamstring donor site block provides equivalent pain relief to intra-articular injection following ACL reconstruction: A prospective non-randomized trial. OTSR, 2017 Apr;103(2):235-238. doi: 10.1016/j.otsr.2016.11.011


Sonnery-Cottet B, Saithna A, Azeem A, Choudja E, Baptiste Pic J, Cabaton J, Thaunat Mathieu. Analgésie après reconstruction du ligament croisé antérieur : infiltration du site de prélèvement des ischio-jambiers versus injection intra-articulaire. Revue de Chirurgie Orthopédique et Traumatologique 103(2):156-159 · April 2017 doi: 10.1016/j.rcot.2016.12.016

2016
Sonnery-Cottet B, Saithna A, Helito C, Daggett M, Thaunat M. Regarding "Antero- lateral Ligament of the Knee, Fact or Fiction?". Arthroscopy. 2016 Sep;32(9):1740-1. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2016.07.001.

Saithna A, Old J, MacDonald P. Re: A 70 degree Arthroscope Significantly Improves Visualization of the Bicipital Groove in the Lateral Decubitus Position. Arthroscopy Dec 2016. doi: 10.1016/j.arthro.2016.09.012

Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Biceps Tenoscopy: Arthroscopic Evaluation of The Extra-Articular Portion of The Long Head of Biceps Tendon. Arthroscopy Tech, Dec 2016.. doi: 10.1016/j.eats.2016.08.018

Richards B, Riley J, Saithna A. Improving the diagnostic quality and adequacy of shoulder radiographs in a District General Hospital.BMJ Qual Improv Rep. 2016 Aug 11;5(1). doi: 10.1136/bmjquality.u209855.w3501. 2016.

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. Techniques in Shoulder and Elbow Surgery June 2016;17(2):98–99

Saithna A. Current Concepts and Strategies for Reducing Rates of Persistent Rotatory Instability and Improving Return to Sport After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. COP, May 2016;27(3):239-240

Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Transillumination of the bicipital groove: a novel technique for localization of the long head of biceps tendon in the subacromial space. Current Orthopaedic Practice April 2016;27(2):212-214

Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Shoulder Arthroscopy Does Not Adequately Visualize Pathology Of The Long Head Of Biceps Tendon. OJSM 2016 Jan 8;4(1):2325967115623944. doi: 10.1177/2325967115623944

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 guideiwre. KSSTA Jan 2016, pubished online ahead of print. doi:10.1007/s00167-015-3972-2

Uppal H, Dhadwal A, Downham C, Dean B, Saithna A. Predicting Intra-Operative Periprosthetic Fracture during Uncemented Hemiarthroplasty for Intracapsular NOF Fractures. EC Orthopaedics 2016;3(3):303-310.

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. Published online ahead of print KSSTA Nov 2015. DOI 10.1007/s00167-015-3862-7

Jordan RW, Saithna A. Defining the role of intramedullary nailing for fractures of the distal radius. A systematic review. Bone Joint J October 2015 vol. 97-B no. 10 1370-1376. doi: 10.1302/0301-620X.97B10.35297
 
Saithna A, Jordan RW. External Rotation and Abduction Bracing in the Management of First-Time Anterior Shoulder Dislocation: Letter to the Editor. AJSM 43(8):NP23-NP24, Aug 2015 DOI: 10.1177/0363546515597219

Gee E, Hanson E, Saithna A. Reverse Shoulder Arthroplasty in Rheumatoid Arthritis: A Systematic Review. Open Orthop J. 2015 Jul 31;9:237-45.


Saithna A, Chizari M, Morris G, Anley C, Wang M, Snow M. An Analysis of the Biomechanics of Interference Screw Fixation and Sheathed Devices for Biceps Tenodesis. Clin Biomech. 2015 Jul;30(6):551-7.

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. Am J Sports Med. 2015 Aug;43(8):NP23-4. doi: 10.1177/0363546515597219

Saithna A, MacDonald PM. Posterior Cruciate Ligament Injuries: A Practical Guide To Management, edited by Gregory C Fanelli, 03/2015: chapter Combined Posterior Cruciate Ligament and Posteromedial Reconstruction: pages 209-219; Springer., ISBN: 978-3-319-12071-3

Anley C, Morris G, Saithna A, James S, Snow M. Using both the TT-TG and TT-PCL distances in the work up of patients with patellofemoral pathology. AJSM March 26, 2015 ; published online before print March 26, 2015, doi:10.1177/0363546515576128

Jordan RW, Saithna A, Smith N, Norris R, Sprowson A, Foguet P. Does intra-operative tissue sample enrichment help or hinder the identification of micro-organisms in prosthetic joint infection? Eur J Orthop Surg Traumatol. 2015 May;25(4):731-6. doi: 10.1007/s00590-014-1564-3.

Roberts S, Saithna A, Bethune R. Improving theatre efficiency and utilisation through early identification of trauma patients and enhanced communication between teams. BMJ Quality Improvement Reports BMJ Qual Improv Rep. 2015 Feb 27;4(1)

2014 AND EARLIER
Jordan R, Saithna A, Paxton JZ, Grover LM, Thompson P, Krikler S. Early failure of tantalum patellar augments in the post-patellectomy knee. Current Orthopaedic Practice 2014; 25(5):472-477. doi: 10.1097/BCO.0000000000000139

Jordan RW, Smith NA, Saithna A, Sprowson AP, Foguet P. Sensitivities, specificities, and predictive values of microbiological culture techniques for the diagnosis of prosthetic joint infection. Biomed Res Int. 2014;2014:180416. doi: 10.1155/2014/180416.

Modi CS, Karthik K, Marks A, Saithna A, Rai S, Drew S. Accuracy of abduction-external rotation (ABER) versus standard magnetic resonance arthrography in the diagnosis of intra-articular shoulder pathology. Orthopedics 2013;36(3):337-342

Saithna A, Kundra R, Getgood A, Spalding T. Opening wedge distal femoral varus osteotomy for lateral compartment osteoarthritis in the valgus knee. Knee. 2013 Aug 29. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24041521

Chahal GS, Saithna A, Brewster M, Gilbody J, Lever S, Khan WS, Foguet P. A comparison of complications requiring return to theatre in hip and knee arthroplasty patients taking enoxaparin versus rivaroxaban for thromboprophylaxis. Ortop Traumatol Rehabil. 2013 Mar-Apr;15(2):125-9. PMID: 23652532

Gee E, Saithna A, Hill C, Van Der Ploeg I. Treatment of deformational plagiocephaly and torticollis using a weight distribution ring – a report of three cases. JPOB 2013 May;22(3):275-81 PMID: 23358241

Saithna A, Gogna R, Baraza N, Modi C, Spencer S. Eccentric exercise protocols for Patella Tendinopathy: Should we really be withdrawing athletes from sport? A systematic review. Open Orthop J. 2012;6:553-7. PMID: 23248727

Saithna A, Kundra R, Modi CS, Getgood A, Spalding T. Distal femoral varus osteotomy for lateral compartment osteoarthritis in the valgus knee. A systematic review of the literature. Open Orthop J. 2012;6:313-9. 2012. PMID:22905074

Spencer S, Carmont M, Saithna A, Dhillon M, Thompson P, Spalding T. Meniscal Scaffold Implants. Early Experience and Review of the Literature. Knee. 2012 Dec;19(6):760-5. PMID:22381629

Baraza N, Saithna A, Krkovic M. Acute Persistent Traumatic Anterior Dislocation of the Fractured Radial Head - Case Report and Surgical Technique. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2012 Apr;21(4):e5-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jse.2011.07.035. PMID: 21963388

Modi C, Saithna A, Wainwright W. The OK technique for fixation of a trans-articular coronal shear fracture of the distal humerus. Shoulder & Elbow. 2011;3(4):228-231.

Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Carey-Smith R, Spalding T. Simultaneous bilateral ACL reconstruction: A safe option. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2010, Volume 18, Number 8, Pages 1071-1074. PMID: 19847401

Kundra RK, Newman S, Saithna A, Lewis AC, Srinivasan S, Srinivasan K. Absorbable or non-absorbable sutures? A prospective, randomised evaluation of aesthetic outcomes in patients undergoing elective day-case hand and wrist surgery.

Ann R Coll Surg Engl. 2010 Nov;92(8):665-7. PMID: 20659358

Saithna A. The influence of hydroxyapatite coating of external fixator pins on pin loosening and pin track infection: A systematic review. Injury. 2010 Feb;41(2):128-32. PMID: 19486974

Saithna A, Boer R, Costa M, Drew S. Is extracorporeal shockwave therapy for calcifying tendonitis of the rotator cuff associated with a significant improvement in the Constant-Murley score? A systematic review. Current Orthopaedic Practice. 20(5):566-571, October 2009.

Saithna A, Moody W,  Jenkinson E, Almazedi B, Sargeant I. The influence of timing of surgery on soft tissue complications in closed ankle fractures. EJOST 2009;19(7):481-484

Saithna A, Dekker A. The influence of computer navigation on trainee learning in hip resurfacing arthroplasty. Computer Aided Surgery. 2009;4:117-122 PMID: 20121591

M. Carmont, R. Carey-Smith, A. Saithna, M. Dhillon, P. Thompson, T. Spalding. Delayed Incorporation of a TruFit Plug: Perseverance Is Recommended. Arthroscopy 2009(25):810-814.PMID:19560648

Saithna A, Ajayi OO, Davis ET. The quality of internet sites providing information relating to hip resurfacing. Surgeon 2008;6(2):85-7. PMID: 18488773

Saithna A, Pynsent PB, Grimer RJ. Retrospective analysis of the impact of symptom duration on prognosis in soft tissue sarcoma. Int Orthop. 2008 Jun;32(3):381-4. PMID: 17377790

Saithna A, Scriven M. Severe tricuspid regurgitation presenting with lower limb venous haemorrhage. Int J Clin Pract. 2008 Apr;62(4):651-2. PMID: 18324954

Peravali R, Saithna A, Adam DJ, Wilmink AB. Positive microbiological cultures in patients  undergoing arterial reconstruction - a basis for peri-operative antimicrobial chemoprophylaxis.  European Journal of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery Extra 2006(12):38-41.

Saithna A, Barsoum G, Faizal A. Haemorrhagic disruption of the Spleen: A previously un-reported complication of Churg-Strauss syndrome. Gastroenterology Today, Spring 2006;38-41

Ford S, Saithna A, Grimer RJ, Picci P. Comparison of the outcome of osteosarcoma at two specialist international orthopaedic oncology centres. Sarcoma 2004;8(1):13-18. PMID: 18521388

PUBLISHED ABSTRACTS

Jordan RW, Saithna A. Intramedullary nailing for distal radial fractures: a systematic review. Bone and Joint Journal 99-B:64 · April 2017

Jordan RW, Saithna A. Arthroscopy is an inadequate gold standard for diagnosing biceps pathology. Bone and Joint Journal 99-B:86 · April 2017

Old J, Saithna A, et al. Shoulder arthroscopy does not adequately visualize pathology of the long head of biceps tendon. Journal of Shoulder and Elbow Surgery 26(5):e173 · April 2017

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. KSSTA 2016;24(S1)174

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 guideiwre. KSSTA 2016;24(S1)174

Saithna A, Longo A, Leiter J, Old J, MacDonald PM. Proposing the need for a new gold standard for assessment of long head of biceps pathology. Shoulder & Elbow 10/2015; 7(4):309.

Gee E, Hunt J, Saithna A. Tantalum and Cellular Interaction. European Surgical Research. June 2015; 55(1):167

Gee E, Hunt J, Saithna A. Surgical Outcomes of tendon reattachment to porous metal – Is tantalum and appropriate biomaterial. European Surgical Research. June 2015; 55(1):167

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. KSSTA May 2014; 22(1):S403

Anley C, Saithna A, Morris G, James S, Snow M. The tibial tubercle - posterior cruciate ligament distance: An independent review of this new measurement 05/2014; 22(1):1-5. DOI: 10.1007/s00167-014-2916-6

Modi C, Saithna A, Wainwright W. The OK technique for fixation of a trans-articular coronal shear fracture of the distal humerus. JBJS Br Proceedings July 2012 94-B: 34

Saithna A, Dekker AP. The influence of computer navigation on trainee learning in hip resurfacing arthroplasty. JBJS Br Proc, Jul 2011; 93-B: 386

Saithna A, Carey-Smith R, 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. JBJS Br Proc, Jan 2011; 93-B: 13.

Saithna A, Dunne K, Kuchenbecker T, Thompson P, Dhillon M, Spalding T. Qualitative MRI related to clinical results following cartilage repair using Trufit plugs. JBJS Br Proceedings July 2010;Vol 92-B, Issue SUPP_III, 423.

Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Almazedi B, Spalding T. Does ACL reconstruction with accelerated rehabilitation influence the outcome of concomitant meniscal repair? JBJS Br Proceedings July 2010;Vol 92-B, Issue SUPP_III, 423.

Boer R, Modi C, Ho K, Saithna A, Krkovic M. Clinical experience with VAC-Instill treatment for septic-arthritis and infected implants. Injury Extra 2009 Oct; 40(10):216

Saithna A, Arbuthnot J, Carey Smith R, Thomas M, Spalding T. Bilateral Simultaneous Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. JBJS Br Proceedings, Sep 2009; 91-B: 418.

Saithna A, Carey Smith R, Thomas M, Thompson P, Spalding T. Opening Wedge Distal Femoral Varus Osteotomy. Is It Good Enough? JBJS Br Proceedings, Sep 2009; 91-B: 416.

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. JBJS Br Proceedings, Sep 2009; 91-B: 415.

Saithna A, Feras Y, Moody W, Sargeant I. The influence of timing of surgery on soft tissue complications in closed ankle fractures. JBJS Br Proc, Mar 2009;91-B: 115.

Saithna A, Pynsent P, Grimer R. Retrospective analysis of symptom duration in soft  tissue sarcoma: Does a delay in diagnosis affect outcome? JBJS Br Proceedings,  Jul 2008; 90-B: 397.

Yaish  F, Saithna A, Stephen C, Cooper JP, Rajaratnum V, Craigen MAC. Peripheral Nerve Injuries; A new objective clinical assessment tool. Injury Extra 38(4) April 2007;125

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. EJVES 32(5) November 2006;603

Ford S, Saithna A, Grimer RJ, Picci P. Comparison of the outcome of osteosarcoma at two specialist international orthopaedic oncology centres. JBJS 2003;85B:II;112.

Ford S, Saithna A, Grimer RJ, Picci P. Comparison of the outcome of osteosarcoma at two specialist international orthopaedic oncology centres. Sarcoma 2001;5:222-223.

Saithna A, Keen M. The effect of stimulators of differentiation on 5HT3 and muscarinic receptor expression in NG108-15 cells. British Journal of Pharmacology: Proceedings Supplement October 1999;128:158P