Gareth Harper  FRCS [ORTH]
  Contact Office:   c/o The Spire Hospital, Bartons Road, Havant, Hampshire PO9 5NP |   Tel: 02392 456157
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PUBLICATIONS
Failure of the Ring Polyethylene Acetabular Cup.
G.D. Harper, T. Bull, G. Bentley.
J.Bone Joint Surg. 77-B: 557- 561, 1995.
  
Thoraco-Scapular Fusion in Facioscapulohumeral Dystrophy.
R.Twyman, G.D.Harper, M.A. Edgar
J.Shoulder and Elbow Surg., Vol 5, No.3, 201-205, 1996.
 
Graduated Compression stockings in the prevention of DVT - the case for knee length versus thigh length.
A. Williams, P. Davies, D. Sweetnam, R. Pusey, G.D.Harper.
Br.J.Surg. 1996,83;1553.

Opsoclonus myoclonus associated with adenocarcinoma of the Prostate.
Mcloughlin J, Harper G.D., Hinchliffe A.
Postgraduate Medical Journal. 68(801):584-6, 1992.
 
Intra-operative Arthrography and the Ilizarov Technique.
 F.S. Haddad, G.D. Harper, R. Hill
J. Bone Joint Surg.(Br), Sept 1997. 79-B;731-733.
 
Arthroscopic partial Scapulectomy for the snapping Scapula - a new technique
G. D. Harper, S. McIlroy, J. I. L. Bayley, P.T. Calvert.
J. Should. Elbow Surg. Jan/Feb 1999.
 
Total Body Irradiation induced Osteochondromata.
G.D. Harper, C. Dicks-Moreaux, A. Lieper.
Journal of Paed. Orthop, 1998; 18(3):356-358.
 
Shoulder Arthrodesis - review of a new technique.
G.D. Harper, S.B. Gunther, D.H. Sonnabend.
Orthopaedics. Feb 1998.
 
Laminated Tears of the Human Rotator Cuff; Histology and immunochemical study
Sonnabend D, Harper G, Walsh W.
JSES, Vol 10;2;March/April 2001, 109.

Pre-natal screening of Structural Spinal Deformity - Benefits and Dilemmas.
S. Godsiff, G. D. Harper, N. Shergill, P. Webb.
J.Bone Joint Surg. 78B:Supp II and III;160.
 
The Far Lateral Disc Syndrome.
M. H. H. Noordeen, G. D. Harper, M. Powell, M. A. Edgar.
J. Bone Joint Surg (Br) 1994: 76-B Supp II and III p133
 
Analysis of fume and vapour measurements during ultrasonic cement removal using Oscar (Orthosonics system for cemented arthroplasty revision);
G. D.Harper, B.Bradnock, R.Large, T. McDonald.
J. Bone Joint Surg (Br) 1997: 79-B Supp 1 p103.
 
Graduated Compression stockings in the prevention of DVT - the case for knee length versus thigh length.
A. Williams, P. Davies, D. Sweetnam, R. Pusey, G. D.Harper.
J. Bone Joint Surg (Br) 1994: 76-B Supp 1 p56.
 
Patella Alta and recurrent Patella dislocation in skeletally mature patients.
A. Hashemi-Nejad, G.D. Harper, G. Bentley.
J. Bone Joint Surg (Br) 1998; 80B Supp 1 p45.
 
A comparison of above and below arm tourniquets for L.A procedures on the hand.
 SA Edwards, G.D. Harper, G. Giddings.
J. Hand Surgery (Br), 2000, 25B:5: 573-574.
 
Imbalance of IL-1B and IL-1Ra Expression in Total Joint Arthroplasty
Yu Y, Harper G.
Journal of Arthroplasty.
 
 
Presentations:

The strength and Failure of various Cement Plugs.
 G. D. Harper.
The Royal Society of Medicine, London. May 1994.

Failure of the Ring Polyethylene Acetabular Cup
.
 G. D. Harper, A. G. Cobb, G. Bentley.
Presented at the B.O.A. (April 1994)

Pre-natal screening of Structural Spinal Deformity - Benefits and Dilemmas.
S. Godsiff, G. D. Harper, N. Shergill, P. Webb.
British Scoliosis Society, March 1996.
 
Analysis of fume and vapour measurements during ultrasonic cement removal;
 G. D.Harper, B.Bradnock.
Australian Orthopaedic Society, Adelaide, June 1997.

Mechanical properties of surgical reconstruction techniques for acromioclavicular dislocation
.
 R. Harris, G.D. Harper, W.R. Walsh, D.H. Sonnabend.
Australian Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Canberra Oct. 1997.

S
ubacromial Pressure Studies : Clinical Significance.
G. D. Harper.
Continental Surgeons Meeting 1998, London.
  
The use of Subacromial Pressure studies to validate various Clinical impingement tests of the Shoulder.
 G.D. Harper, F. Haddad, S. Moyes, P. Calvert, J.I.L. Bayley.
BOA Combined meeting, Dublin ,Oct 1998.
 
Humeral head starting point for Intramedullary implants – A Cadaveric study and its application.
Gunther S, Harper G, Sonnabend DH, Walsh WR.
International Congress Shoulder surgery, Sydney, Oct. 1998.
 
Distal Radial Excision for neoplasia and osteoarticular reconstruction with free fibula grafting.
Marathainar N, Harper G, Briggs, TWR.
BOA, Birmingham September 2001.
 
Pulsed Radiofrequency ablation to the Suprascapular nerve for Chronic Shoulder Pain
Kane T, Harper G. BESS, Norwich, June 2002.

Posters;

Arthroscopic partial Scapulectomy for the snapping Scapula - a new technique
G. D. Harper, S. McIlroy, J. I. L. Bayley.
EFORT, Barcelona April 1997.

Operative Treatment of Patella Alta associated with longstanding Patella Dislocation.
A. Hashemi-Nejad, G.D. Harper, G. Bentley.
EFORT, Barcelona April 1997.
 
Subacromial Pressure testing of various Impingement Tests.
G.D. Harper, F. Haddad, S. Moyes, P. Calvert, J.I.L. Bayley.
AAOS. New Orleans, March 1998.
 
Imbalance of Interleukin 1B and IL-1RA mRNA in Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.
 Yu Y, Harper GD, , Sonnabend DH, Walsh WR.
International Congress Shoulder surgery, Sydney, Oct. 1998.

Chapters in Books
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A review of the current state of sports medicine
G.D. Harper.
A pamphlet type review used to promote interest in the University of Oxford.
Reviews for Blackwell publications, Oxford. 1988
 
Amputation Techniques
Chapter in Kirks’ Textbook of Surgery latest edition 2005.