Research and Publications By Mr G J Charnley

Mr Charnley continues to be involved in active research in joint arthroplasty.  Current interests include proximal femoral replacement.  Over the past 15 years, he has given invited lectures and presented scientific research not only in the UK, but also South Africa, Portugal, Italy, Austria and France’.

Book Chapters 

Open Arthrolysis with Distraction
T Judet, C Garreau, G Charnley and R Judet
Joint Stiffness of the Upper Limb
S Copeland et al (ed),
Martin Dunitz 1997 Chapter 16

Titanium Femoral Component Fixation and Experience with a Cemented Titanium Prosthesis
G Charnley, T Judet, P Pirou, C Garreau de Loubresse
Interfaces in Total Hip Arthroplasty
I Learmonth (ed),
Springer-Verlag 2000, Section 1, Chapter 1.

Operative Surgery: Orthopaedic Surgery
G J Charnley
The Principles of Surgical Practice
edited by A A Majid, A N Kingsnorth, J Slavic & J Campbell
Greenwich Medical Media Ltd 2001

Fracture Management Chapter
G J Charnley et al

STEP Course Workbook Module VIII
Royal College of Surgeons of England
Distance Learning Course 2002


Published Articles

Failure of Acetabular Cups influenced by Marker Wire Anchorage
N P Coleman, G Charnley, N J Goddard, A Hashemi-Nejad
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (Br), 1992; 74-B 25027

Traumatic Medial Displacement of a Rotalok Acetabular Component
G J Charnley, J Ridge and W Ribbans
Journal of Arthroplasty 1994; 9 (2); 221-3

Weight Changes After Total Hip Arthroplasty
W J Woolf, G J Charnley and N J Goddard
Journal of Arthroplasty, 1994; 9 (4): 389-391

A Floating Radial Head Prosthesis for Radial Head Fractures
T Judet, C Garreau de Loubresse, P Pirou, G Charnley
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery (Br) 1996; 78-B (2): 244-249

Reconstruction Femoral Nailing for Sub-trochanteric Fracture Non Union
G Charnley,
A Ward
International Orthopaedics (SICOT), 1996; 20 (1): 55-57

Preliminary Results of Partial Surface Replacement of the Femoral Head in Osteonecrosis
M Siguier, T Judet, T Siguier, G Charnley, B Brumpt, I Yugue
Journal of Arthroplasty, 1999; 14 (1): 45-51

Press-Fit Acetabular Cup Fixation: - Principles and Testing
W Macdonald, L Carlsson, G Charnley, C M Jacobsson
Proc Inst Mech Engineers, 1999; 213: 33-39

Inaccuracy of Acetabular Reaming Under Surgical Conditions
W Macdonald, L Carlsson, G Charnley, C M Jacobsson, C Johansson
Journal of Arthroplasty 1999; 14 (6): 730-737

The Position of the Popliteal Artery in the Arthritic Knee
W Farrington, G J Charnley, S R Harries, B M Fox, R Sharp, P M Hughes
Journal of Arthroplasty 1999; 14 (7): 800-802

Laparoscopic Forceps - A useful tool in revision hip arthroplasty
R Makhija, G J Charnley, D Groom
Annals of the Royal College of Surgeons England, 2001: 83:134-135

Partial Resurfacing Arthroplasty of the Femoral Head in Avascular Necrosis; Methods, Indications and Results
T Siguier, M Siguier, T Judet, G Charnley, B Brumpt
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, 2001; 386:85-92

Preliminary experience of the Cannulok revision hip prosthesis in late periprosthetic fracture management
G Charnley
, G Anderson
Hip International 2002; Vol. 12 No. 1, 2002/pp. 1-10


Invited Lectures

The Anterolateral Approach to the Hip
Debates about Hip Replacement Meeting. University of Bristol. November 1999

The Management of Pelvic Fractures with Internal and External Fixation
2nd International Trauma Conference, Leysin, Switzerland, January 2000

A Cannulated Implant for Peri-Prosthetic Fractures in the Elderly
The Sixth British Revision Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Course, Royal College of Surgeons of England, London, June 2000.

Cementing Techniques - Current Theory and Practice
Millennium Hip Meeting, Lisbon, Portugal, July 2000.

Surgical Techniques and Implant Removal in Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty
SpR National Training Meeting, Bristol, May 2001.

Cement Removal in Revision Total Hip Replacement Surgery
International Symposium on Revision Total Hip Replacement, Chamonix, France, March 2003.

Acetabular Reinforcement – “Influenced by France”
International Symposium on Revision Total Hip Replacement, Chamonix, France, March 2003.

Acetabular Osteotomy as an Alternative to Hip Replacement
Interaction in Hip and Knee Arthroplasty meeting, Warwickshire, June 2003. 

The Preparation of Bone Graft Material for Use in Revision Hip Arthroplasty
Revision and Complex Total Hip Arthroplasty Symposium, London, September 2003.

The Role Of Allograft And Auto graft Bone In Revision Total Hip Replacement
Transforming Care For All, Sardinia, Italy, June 2004.

The Mini Antero-Lateral Approach To The Hip In Hip Replacement Surgery
Interactions In Hip and Knee Arthroplasty Meeting, London 2005.

The Science of Impaction Bone Allo Grafting and Acetabular Reconstruction
20th S-ROM Anniversary Meeting Rome, May 2006.

The Future of Impacting Bone Allo Grafting And Femoral Reconstruction
20th S-ROM Anniversary Meeting Rome, May 2006.

The Mini Antero-Lateral Approach In Cemented Total Hip Replacement
The Bournemouth CPT Hip Master class, June 2006

The Use of Trabecular Metal In Primary and Revision Total Hip Replacement Surgery
Instructional Lectures To The Annual Meeting Of The South African Orthopaedic Association
Johannesburg, South Africa, September 2007

Complex Acetabular Reconstruction - Trabecular Metal Is The Answer

Sixth  Interactions In Total Hip Arthroplasty Meeting
Dublin, Eire, October 2007

Total Hip Replacement after Proximal Femoral Fracture
Complex Primary Hip and Knee Arthroscopy Meeting
Paris, France. January 2013

Short Stem Total Hip Replacements in the United Kingdom
Instuit Kerboull, Paris, France. January 2014

International Presentations

Reconstruction Femoral Nailing for Complex Proximal Femoral Fractures and Metastatic Deposits
G Charnley

Second International Trauma Congress, Strasbourg, France, April 1994

The Principles of Intramedullary Nailing and Advances in Reconstruction Nailing
A Ward, G Charnley
Orthopaedic Trauma Meeting, Hungarian Trauma Society, Budapest, Hungary, April 1994

Variability of Acetabular Reaming Under Surgical Conditions
L V Carlsson, C M Jacobsson, C B Johansson, W MacDonald, G J Charnley
Orthopaedic Research Society, San Francisco, USA, February 1997

Press-fit Acetabular Cup Fixation: Principles and Testing.
W MacDonald, L V Carlsson, G J Charnley, C M Jacobsson
European Orthopaedic Research Society, Barcelona, Spain, April 1997

The Management of Periprosthetic Fractures and Massive Proximal Femoral Bone Loss Using a Cannulated Distally Locked Revision Femoral Component
G Charnley, G Anderson, J Goddard
Problem Solving in Hip Revision Surgery
Antwerp, Belgium, June 1998

Une nouvelle technique pour reduire les complications intra-opératoire pendant l’enclouage centro-médullaire pour les fracture fémorales métastatique.
G Charnley, D Stitson, J Keenan, W Farrington
74th Meeting of the French Society of Orthopaedics and Trauma - (SOFCOT) Paris, France November 1999.

Reducing the embolic risks during intramedullary nailing of metastatic femoral disease
G J Charnley
Fifth EFORT Congress, Rhodes, Greece, June 2001

The Incidence of Heterotopic Ossification Following Impaction Allografting in Revision Hip Arthroplasty
M Brinsden, G J Charnley, P M Hughes, G H Anderson, I D Rawlings

Is Heterotopic Ossification Prophylaxis Necessary When Impaction Allograft is Used in Revision Hip Arthroplasty?
M Brinsden, G J Charnley et al
European Hip Society Meeting, Baveno, Italy, June 2002.

Initial Experience with the Kerboull Acetabular Cage in Primary and Revision Hip Arthroplasty.
G J Charnley, T Chapman
European Hip Society Meeting, Baveno, Italy, June 2002.

A Simple Technical for Defatting Morcellised Bone-Graft in Revision Hip Arthroplasty.
T Chapman, G J Charnley
European Hip Society Meeting, Baveno, Italy, June 2002.

The Impact on Surgical Practice Following the Introduction of an Extended Offset Femoral Stem.
R Delaney, T Chapman, G Anderson, G J Charnley
European Hip Society Meeting, Baveno, Italy, June 2002.

An Initial Experience With The Cable Ready System In Revision And Complex Primary Hip Surgery.
G Charnley
et al,
European Hip Society Meeting, Innsbruck, Austria, June 2004.

Early European Experience of a Trabecular Metal Acetabular Component.
Hip 2000, Toulouse, France 2005.

Trabecular Metal Acetabular Reconstruction
Seventh EFORT Congress, Lisbon, Portugal 2005.

The Cannulok Hip at Twenty-One Years
G. Charnley
British Orthopaedic Study Group
Zurs, Austria. February 2014

Continuing Surveillance of the ASR Metal on Metal Total Hip Replacement -
Is There A Correlation Between Metal on Metal Ion Levels, Peri-Articular Metal Ion Levels, MRI Scan Findings and Clinical Symptoms?

British Orthopaedic Study Group

Zurs, Austria. January 2015

Orthopaedic Lego – Proximal Femoral Replacement in a District General Hospital
G Charnley,
K Valpesh

British Orthopaedic Study Group 50th Anniversary Meeting
Zurs, Austria. February 2018

This page was last updated September 2019