Research Papers

Recent Publications

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IMPACT-Scot 2 report on COVID-19 in hip fracture patients a nationwide study of mortality, risk factors for community and hospital acquired COVID-19, and suggested care pathways.

Andrew J. Hall, Nick D. Clement, IMPACT-Scot Study Group, Alasdair M. J. MacLullich, Tim O. White, Andrew D. Duckworth

Published Online:25 Jan 2021. DOI:

Displaced Midshaft Clavicle Fracture Union Can Be Accurately Predicted with a Delayed Assessment at 6 Weeks Following Injury: A Prospective Cohort Study.

Jamie A Nicholson, Nicholas D Clement, Andrew D Clelland, Deborah MacDonald, A Hamish R W Simpson, C Michael Robinson.  

J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2020 Apr 1;102(7):557-566. DOI: 10.2106/JBJS.19.00955.

Vancouver B periprosthetic fractures involving the Exeter cemented stem.

Matilda F R Powell-Bowns, Erlend Oag, Nathan Ng, Hemant Pandit, Matthew Moran, James T Patton, Nick D Clement, Chloe E H Scott.

Bone Joint J. 2021 Feb;103-B(2):309-320. DOI: 10.1302/0301-620X.103B2.BJJ-2020-0695.R1.

Patellar cartilage loss does not affect early outcomes of total knee arthroplasty performed without patella resurfacing.

George Holland, Oisin J Keenan, Matthew Gillespie, Anda Gherman, Deborah J MacDonald, Nicholas D Clement, Chloe E H Scott

Knee 2021 Jan 5;28:194-201. PMID: 334183 DOI: 10.1016/j.knee.2020.12.007.