British Orthopaedic Research Society

The British Orthopaedic Research Society (BORS) is a multidisciplinary association devoted to facilitating collaboration in orthopaedic and musculoskeletal research.

Poster Presentations

Use the links below to jump to different themes.

Bone | Hip and Femur | Cartilage and Subchondral Bone | Spine | Materials, Infection and Trauma | Knee and Tibia | Extremities

Abstracts for all presentations are available from the Oxford Abstracts programme page.


IDPoster Presentations are in the order shown here
97 What is bone optimised for?
Andrew Phillips
150Additively manufactured Ti6Al4V and SS316L stochastic structures with improved stiffness isotropy for biomaterial applications
Umar Hossain
131Investigating a novel collagen sponge as a tissue-engineered bone scaffold
Jennifer Paxton
124Effect of bone marrow stromal cell addition to bone marrow aspirate loaded bone graft substitutes on bone regeneration
Humaid Al Farii
76Three-dimensional ultrasound reconstruction of sonographic callus: A novel imaging modality for early evaluation of fracture healing
Jamie Nicholson
111Intraosseous schwannoma of the femur in a patient with monoclonal gammopathy of undetermined significance: A clinical case
Timothy McAleese
27Femoral head histology: An analysis of routine histological examinations of femoral head specimens
Gerard Bong Si Yong

Hip and Femur

IDPoster Presentations are in the order shown here
16 Pelvic incidence is a major predictor of hip impingement and dysplasia mobility
Geoffrey Ng
145Calcar-collar contact increases construct stiffness and resistance to periprosthetic fractures of the femur in a composite femur model using a fully coated collared cementless stem
Josh Lamb
146Can composite femurs be used to assess periprosthetic fracture mechanics using an established rotational protocol? Reproduction of published results comparing collared and collarless cementless femoral stems in a simulated periprosthetic fracture model
Josh Lamb
05An in-vitro method to investigate implant impingement of hip replacements
Gregory Pryce
106The financial impact to best practice tariff from hip fracture patients admitted on novel oral anticoagulant medications
Jonathan Peters
41Do dual-mobility total hip arthroplasty prostheses reduce dislocation rates in neck of femur fracture patients compared to standard fixed-bearing total hip arthroplasty? A four-year retrospective study
Simon Morris
64Evaluating the use of surface electromyography (sEMG), in the assessment of surgical ergonomics, by comparing the effect of manual versus automated broaching in total hip arthroplasty
Elisabetta Ferrari
115Low rates of avascular necrosis following intracapsular neck of femur fracture fixation with cannulated screws at an inner-city trauma unit – a retrospective case series
Sean Scattergood
127Acetabular retroversion has Increased prevalence in patients presenting with slipped upper femoral epiphysis
Pranai Buddhdev
86Relationship between the transverse acetabular ligament and the psoas fossa. Implications for iliopsoas impingement against the acetabular component. A cadaver study
K H Sunil Kumar
90Validation of AescularVR, a novel virtual reality (VR) platform for determining acetabular component orientation in primary total hip replacement
Daniel Howgate
63Method for measurement of joint forces during simulated hip dislocations
Martin Preutenborbeck

Cartilage and Subchondral Bone

IDPoster Presentations are in the order shown here
 62 Synovium-derived mesenchymal stem cell transplantation in cartilage regeneration: a PRISMA review of in vivo studies
Christopher C H Mak
163Characterisation of a novel silk reinforced biphasic 3D printed scaffold for osteochondral tissue regeneration
Tom Braxton
164Evaluation of rheological properties and shape fidelity of PCL/HA inks for 3D printing of osteochondral tissue scaffolds
Hongyi Chen


IDPoster Presentations are in the order shown here
29 Our experience with intra-operative spinal cord monitoring in the West of Ireland
Ben Murphy
149The effect of low back pain self-management interventions including exercise components and does tailoring exercises to person’s needs matter? A systematic review with meta-analysis
Akushla Senarath Rathnayake

Materials, Infection and Trauma

IDPoster Presentations are in the order shown here
17 The local toxicity of cobalt chrome implants: a systematic review
Ilaria Elena Zais
135Adverse reaction to metal debris as a result of fretting corrosion between the acetabular components of modular dual-mobility constructs in total hip replacement: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Jonathan French
109Post-operative COVID-19 infection rates in orthopaedic trauma surgery: A retrospective review
Jonathan Peters
35Biomechanical analysis of three suturing techniques for soft-tissue fixation: a human cadaveric study with quadriceps tendon graft
Shahb Malik
02Role of trainee principal investigator on trauma trials – Cardiff experience
Prashanth D’sa

Knee and Tibia

IDPoster Presentations are in the order shown here
94 The extensor efficiency of unicompartmental, bicompartmental and total knee arthroplasty
Oliver Dandridge
165Gait kinematics after revision total knee replacement
David Bruce
22Is the use of negative pressure wound therapy in primary TKA cost effective?
Khaled Yaghmour
13Concomitant autologous chondrocyte implantation and meniscus allograft or synthetic meniscus scaffold transplantation at mid-term follow-up
Jingsong Wang
253D CT Scan modelled technique for analysis of patellar resurfacing after total knee arthroplasty
Vikram Kandhari
92Associations between radiographic osteoarthritis, lameness and glutamate signalling in dogs with cranial cruciate ligament disease
Joel Alves
120Less invasive stabilization system versus open reduction and internal fixation of closed proximal tibial fractures in adults
Mohamed Arafa
156Coronal alignment of tibial component in conventional total knee arthroplasty – can we still improve it?
Shaival Dalal
20The impact of negative pressure wound therapy On wound complication rates in primary vs revision knee arthroplasty
Khaled Yaghmour
100The association of lower limb function pre to post total knee replacement surgery
Marina De Vecchis
104Important functional measures in pre- and post-operative patients undergoing total knee replacement – an issue for informed consent
Robert Walker
108Is patellar resurfacing an implant specific issue?
Timothy McAleese
137Mid-term follow-up of autologous conditioned plasma (ACP) injections for refractory epicondylitis
Catherine James


IDPoster Presentations are in the order shown here
04 A comparison of electromechanical versus pneumatic-controlled knee simulators for the wear performance of a total ankle replacement
James Hopwood
53Subacromial local anaesthetic versus landmark guided nerve blocks for postoperative pain relief in shoulder arthroscopies
Adnan Hussain
72Can percentage shortening be used to predict union time for displaced middle third clavicle fractures?
Lalasa Bommireddy
73Do pre-countoured locking plates reduce the reoperation rate in distal humerus fractures? A study of 50 patients
Lalasa Bommireddy
32Comparison of histomorphological differences between the subregions of the scapholunate interosseous ligament and investigation of its enthesis
Mei Yen Liew
75Sonographic bridging callus at six weeks following non-operative management of displaced midshaft clavicle fracture accurately predicts healing
Jamie Nicholson
65Routine postoperative laboratory tests are not required in patients undergoing elective total shoulder arthroplasty
Shady Hermena

Meeting Sponsor

Thank you to Bioventus the BORS 2020 meeting sponsor

Meeting Partners

Thank you to OATech+ Network and BOTA (British Orthopaedic Trainees’ Association) the BORS 2020 meeting partners

Online Hosting: Thank you to Imperial College London for providing online hosting through MS Teams for BORS 2020

BORS 2020 | 7 and 8 September 2020