Medical Education Research Fellow

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Name:              James Brock       


Academic title:   BSc

Research Profile:

Final year student at Cardiff University. Intercalated in Anatomy. Organised Medtaste 2016. Currently on the organising committee of the Student Orthopaedic Society supported by WelshBone.

Completed projects with Welshbone:

Actovegin equals performance enhancing drug doping: fact or fiction?

Intra-articular Injections for Osteoarthritis: From Bench to Bedside, can we Teach Old Drugs New Tricks?

Modern British Total Hip Replacement

A Radiological and Clinical Evaluation of Acromioclavicular Joint Reconstruction Using Dog Bone Double Endobutton Technique

Poster Presented at ORS Annual Meeting 2017 in San Diego, 'Is T2 Mapping a Useful, Quantitative Parameter in Assessing Cartilage Repair?' - a project completed at RJAH Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry

Poster Presented at RCSEd All Wales Symposium 2017 'GeneX: A Surgical Audit and Adverse Reaction Screen' - a project completed at RJAH Orthopaedic Hospital, Oswestry

Oral Presentation at SWOTS South Wales Orthopaedic and Trauma Showcase 2016, Cardiff, 'The Role of LIPUS (Low Intensity Pulsed Ultrasound) in Articular Cartilage Repair: An in vitro Bovine Model - and intercalation project completed at Cardiff University, Arthritis Research UK Biomechanics and Bioengineering Centre

Brock J (Collaborator) in Lee PYF, Winfield TG, Harris SRS, et al. Unloading knee brace is a cost-effective method to bridge and delay surgery in unicompartmental knee arthritis. BMJ Open Sport Exerc Med 2017;0:e000195. doi:10.1136/bmjsem-2016- 000195

Ongoing projects with WelshBone:

'GeneX Synthetic Bone Graft: A Rapid Review and Case Series of 79 Consecutive Patients, Is it safe? Does it work' 

'An Update on the Role of Actovegin in Musculoskeletal Medicine: A Review of the Last 10 Years'

Student Orthopaedic Society Committee Member Organising Events for 2017

Lee PYF, Rao PVR, Golding DM, Brock J. Delayed Profunda Femoris Artery Bleeding Post Intramedullar Nailing of Unstable Inter-Trochanteric Fracture. JBJS Case Connector. Accepted: In Press

Intra-articular Injections for Management of Knee Osteoarthritis

Other Experience with WelshBone:

Organised Medtaste 2016

SOS student society 

© WelshBone 2017