My research and publications

Papers published in scientific journals:

Whitehouse SL, Bolland BJ, Howell JR, Crawford RW, Timperley AJ. Mortality following hip arthroplasty – inappropriate use of National Joint Registry (NJR) data. J Arthroplasty. 2014 Sep;29(9):1827-34.

Tsung JD, Rohrsheim JA, Whitehouse SL, Wilson MJ, Howell JR. Management of periprosthetic joint infection after total hip arthroplasty using a custom made articulating spacer (CUMARS); the Exeter experience. J Arthroplasty. 2014 Sep;29(9):1813-8.

Petheram TG, Howell JR. The Exeter method-acetabular impaction grafting with cemented reimplantation. Oper Orthop Traumatol. 2014 Apr;26(2):114-25.

Gilbody J, Taylor C, Bartlett GE, Whitehouse SL, Hubble MJ, Timperley AJ, Howell JR, Wilson MJ. Clinical and radiographic outcomes of acetabular impaction grafting without cage reinforcement for revision hip replacement: a minimum ten-year follow-up study. Bone Joint J. 2014 Feb;96-B(2):188-94.

Wilson MJ, Whitehouse SL, Howell JR, Hubble MJ, Timperley AJ, Gie GA. The results of acetabular impaction grafting in 129 primary cemented total hip arthroplasties. J Arthroplasty. 2013 Sep;28(8):1394-400.

Darmanis SN, Hubble MJ, Howell JR, Whitehouse SL, Timperley AJ. Benefits of using modern cementing techniques in the acetabulum: the Rim Cutter. J Orthop Surg. 2012 Dec;20(3):316-21.

Brogan KRFS, Charity J, Sheeraz A, Whitehouse SL, Timperley AJ, Howell JR, Hubble MJW. Acetabular cement-in-cement revision hip arthroplasty. Technique and results of 60 cases. J Bone Joint Surg Br 2012;94(11):1482-6.

Morley JR, Blake SM, Hubble MJ, Timperley AJ, Gie GA, Howell JR. Preservation of the original femoral cement mantle during the management of infected cemented total hip replacement by two-stage revision. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2012 Mar;94(3):322-7.

Charity JA, Tsiridis E, Sheeraz A, Howell JR, Hubble MJ, Timperley AJ, Gie GA. Treatment of Crowe IV high hip dysplasia with total hip replacement using the Exeter stem and shortening derotational subtrochanteric osteotomy. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2011 Jan;93(1):34-8.

Veitch SW, Whitehouse SL, Howell JR, Hubble MJ, Gie GA, Timperley AJ. The concentric all-polyethylene Exeter acetabular component in primary total hip replacement. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2010 Oct;92(10):1351-5.

Acharya A, Petheram T, Hubble M, Howell JR. Sealing the acetabular notch in cemented total hip arthroplasty. A radiological review of 380 cases. Acta Orthop Belg. 2010 Apr;76(2):199-204.

Carrington NC, Sierra RJ, Gie GA, Hubble MJ, Timperley AJ, Howell JR. The
Exeter Universal cemented femoral component at 15 to 17 years: an update on the first 325 hips. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2009 Jun;91(6):730-7.

Duncan WW, Hubble MJ, Howell JR, Whitehouse SL, Timperley AJ, Gie GA. Revision of the cemented femoral stem using a cement-in-cement technique: a five- to 15-year review. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2009 May;91(5):577-82.

Howell JR, Xu M, Duncan CP, Masri BA, Garbuz DS. A comparison between patient recall and concurrent measurement of preoperative quality of life outcome in total hip arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2008 Sep;23(6):843-9.

Blake SM, Kitson J, Howell JR, Gie GA, Cox PJ. Constrained total hip arthroplasty in a paediatric patient with cerebral palsy and painful dislocation of the hip: A case report. J Bone Joint Surg 2006; 88(5): 655-7.

Howell JR, Blunt LA, Doyle C, Hooper RM, Lee AJC, Ling RSM. In Vivo Surface Wear of Femoral Components of Total Hip Arthroplasties and its Clinical Significance. Journal of Arthroplasty 2004;19(1): 88-101.

Howell JR, Garbuz DS, Duncan CP. Minimally Invasive Hip Replacement: Rationale, Applied Anatomy and Instrumentation. Orthopaedic Clinics of North America 2004; 35(2): 107-18.

Howell JR, Masri BA, Duncan CP. Minimally Invasive Versus Standard Incision Anterolateral Hip Replacement: A Comparative Study. Orthopaedic Clinics of North America 2004; 35(2): 153-62.

Seagger R, Howell JR, David H, Gregg-Smith SJ. Prevention of secondary osteoporotic fractures – why are we ignoring the evidence? Injury 2004; 35(10): 986-8.

Howell JR, Blunt LA, Doyle C, Lee AJC, Ling RSM. Stem Wear And Its Significance. Hip International 2002; 12(2): 171-2.

Langlais F, Howell JR, Lee AJC, Ling RSM. The ‘French Paradox’. Hip International 2002; 12(2) 166-8.

Howell JR, Handoll H.H.G. The Surgical Treatment of Meniscal Injuries of the Adult Knee. (Cochrane Review.) In: The Cochrane Library, Issue 1, 2002. Oxford: Update Software.

Brown LT, Blunt L, Howell JR. The development of surface topography during the wear of matt femoral stems. Proceedings of International Conference on Tribology in Environmental Design 2000. Edited by M. Hadfield and C. Ciantar.

Howell JR, Singer BR. Trauma Management On The Battlefield: A Modern Approach. Journal of the Royal Army Medical Corps 1996;143(3)177-86.

Chapters written for orthopaedic textbooks

Westerman RW, Howell JR. Fixation in Femoral Revision: The Role of Cement. In: Orthopaedics and Trauma (2014) DOI 10.1016/j.mporth.2014.11.010.

Kazi H, Howell JR. The Cemented Stem. In: Berry D, Maloney W, eds. Master techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery. 2nd Ed. In production.

Petheram TG, Howell JR. Revision Femur: Cement in Cement Technique. In: Parvizi J, Goyal N, Cashman J, eds. The Hip: Preservation, Replacement and Revision. In production.

Whitehouse SL, Wilson M, Howell JR, Hubble MJW, Timperley AJ. Re-cementing in revision total hip replacement. In: Bentley G, ed. European Instructional Lectures. Vol. 12. Heidelberg, Dordrecht, London, New York: Springer, 2012:131-40.

Howell JR, Bolland B. Bone Loss Around the Acetabular Component. In: Bentley G, ed. European Instructional Lectures. Vol. 11. Heidelberg, Dordrecht, London, New York: Springer 2011.

Hook S, Howell JR. Femoral Impaction Grafting. Submitted to: The European Textbook of Surgical Orthopaedics and Traumatology. Editor-in-Chief G. Bentley. Published by EFORT.

Morley JR, Barker R, Howell JR. Cemented Total Hip Replacement. 2010 Submitted to: The European Textbook of Surgical Orthopaedics and Traumatology. Editor-in-Chief G. Bentley. Published by EFORT.

Wilson MJ, Howell JR. Acetabular Revision: Impaction Bone Grafting. 2010 Submitted to: Surgery of the Hip. Eds. Berry and Lieberman. Published by Elsevier Science.

Co-Editor of: The Exeter Hip: 40 years of innovation. Published 2010 by Exeter Hip Publishing. ISBN 978-0-9564521-0-8.

Blake SM, Gie GA, Howell JR. Impaction Grafting of the Femur. In: Arthritis and Arthroplasty – The Hip. Publisher Saunders Elsevier. ISBN 978-1-4160-4973-9.

Howell JR, Hubble MJW, Ling RSM. Stem Design – The Surgeons Perspective. In: The Well Cemented Hip Replacement. Publisher Elsevier Science

Timperley AJ, Howell JR, Gie GA. Implant Choice: Rationale for a Flanged Socket. In: The Well Cemented Hip Replacement. Publisher Elsevier Science.

Howell JR, Masri BA, Duncan CP. Allograft Prosthetic Composite: In Complex Reconstruction: Hip. Publisher American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Howell JR, Masri BA, Duncan CP. Surgical Exposures in Complex Reconstruction: Hip. Publisher American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons.

Timperley AJ, Howell JR, Hubble MJW. Single, Posterolateral, Mini-incision Approach to the Hip. In: Minimally Invasive Joint Replacement. Publisher Springer 2004.

Howell JR, Masri BA, Garbuz DS, Greidanus NV, Duncan CP. Cable Plates and Onlay Allografts in Periprosthetic Femoral Fractures After Hip Replacement: Laboratory and Clinical Observations. Instructional Course Lectures 2004; 53: 99-110.

 

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