Publications

Publications (incl. abstracts - Peer reviewed)

  1. The effects of simple trauma to patients with cervical spine neurofibromatosis

KS Lam, SH Mehdian, B White. Eur Spine J 1997;6:77-80

  1. Medical decompression of spinal hydatidosis

KS Lam, A Faraj, RC Mulholland. Spine 1997;22(17):2050-2055

  1. Fatal venous air embolism in spinal surgery: A serious cause for consideration

KS Lam, SH Mehdian

JBJS(B) 1996;78-B(Supp II and III):163

JBJS(B) 1997;79-B(Supp I):111

  1. Laparoscopic assisted anterior interbody fusion: A safe and justifiable method?

KS Lam, T Freisem, JK O’Dowd, RC Mulholland, JK Webb

JBJS(B) 1997;79-B(Supp I):99

  1. Surgical decompression: a life saving procedure for an extensive spinal epidural abscess

KS Lam, K Pande, SH Mehdian

Eur Spine J 1997;6:332-335

  1. Laparoscopic spinal fusion: First and second generation instrumentation

T Freisem, Y Leitner, R Gepstein, JK O’Dowd, KS Lam

JBJS(B) 1997;79-B(Supp III):331

  1. The importance of the abdominal musculature mechanism in maintaining spinal sagittal balance: Case illustration in prune-belly syndrome

KS Lam, SH Mehdian

Spine 1999;24(7):719-722

  1. Apoptosis: The coming of age in disc research?

KS Lam, TJ Baldwin, RC Mulholland

JBJS(B) 1999;81-B(Supp III):271

  1. Abnormal signal transduction in degenerative disease disc disease: The role of tyrosine phosphorylated Annexin I & II proteins

KS Lam, TJ Baldwin, RC Mulholland

JBJS(B) 1999;81-B(Supp III):271

  1. Lumbar disc high-Intensity zones: The value and significance of provocative discography in the determination of the discogenic pain source

KS Lam, D Carlin, RC Mulholland

JBJS(B) i) 1998;80-B(Supp III) ii) 1999;81-B(Supp III):276

Eur Spine J 2000;9(1):36-41

  1. The reliability of Adams’ classification for discogram morphology

ID Agorastides, KS Lam, BJ Freeman, RC Mulholland

Eur Spine J 2000;9(4):309

  1. Sand pits and bucket handles: A case of bilateral traumatic bucket-handle tears of the medial menisci

J Abbott, KS Lam, VM Srivastava, A Moulton

Arthroscopy 2000;16(6):12

  1. Stress fracture of the sacrum: A rare cause of low back pain in a child

KS Lam, A Moulton

Ann Rheum Dis 2001;60:87-88

  1. The Adams classification for cadaveric discograms: inter- and intra-observer error in the clinical setting

ID Agorastides, KS Lam, BJ Freeman, RC Mulholland

Eur Spine J 2002;11(1):76-9

  1. The importance of early diagnosis in the management of proximal tibiofibular dislocation: a 9- and 5-year follow-up of a bilateral case

A Aladin, KS Lam, EP Szypryt

Knee 2002;9(3):233-6

  1. Wrist function after excision of the pisiform

KS Lam, S Woodbridge, FD Burke

J Hand Surg 2003 (Br & Eur);28B(1):69 – 72

  1. Malignant necrotising streptococcal myositis: a rare and fatal condition

KN Subramanian, KS Lam

JBJS (Br) 2003;85-B:277-8

  1. To fuse or not to fuse the lumbar disc high intensity zone? And the influence of discography

KS Lam, ID Agorastides, JK Webb, RC Mulholland

Eur Spine J 2002;11(S1)

  1. Radical changes in lysozyme distribution in degenerative disc tissue: Aetiology to disease?

KS Lam, MS Sekowski, K Bishop, TJ Baldwin, RC Mulholland

Eur Spine J 2002;11(S1)

  1. Do vertebral end-plate changes correlate with discogenic low back pain? A single blinded prospective study

KS Lam, Y Leung, JK Webb

Eur Spine J 2003;12(S1):S19

  1. High Incidence of Occult Spinal Injuries Following Vertical Aircraft Ejection: A Prospective Study Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging

KS Lam, RW Kerslake, JK Webb

J Bone Joint Surg Br 2005; 87-B No SUPP III 240

  1. C7 pedicle subtraction osteotomy and decancellisation followed by cervicothoracic segmental fixation in ankylosing spondylitis

DP Tokala, KS Lam, BJ Freeman, JK Webb

Eur Spine J. 2003;12(S1):S44

  1. The Modic classification: Inter- and Intraobserver error in clinical practise

A Jones, A Clarke, BJ Freeman, KS Lam, MG Grevitt

Spine 2005; Aug 15;30(16):1867-9

  1. Is there a role for selective anterior instrumentation in neuromuscular scoliosis?

DP Tokala, KS Lam, BJ Freeman, JK Webb

Eur Spine J; 2006 May 5; [Epub ahead of print]

  1. Ossification of the proximal thoracic ligamenta flava causing acute myelopathy in a Caucasian: case report and literature review

Tokala DP, Lam KS, Prince HG

Spinal Cord. 2007 Apr; 45(4):310-3 [Epub 2006 Jun 27]

  1. Pathological Hangman’s fracture after successful renal transplantation

SS Al-Nammari, AA Khan, JD Lucas, KS Lam

Acta Orthop Belg. 2006 Dec; 72(6):775-8

  1. Correlation of the Severity of Lumbar Disc Degeneration, Using a Validated Classification, with Provocative Discography

Ashraf Anbar, Khai Lam

E.J.N.S.2007. Jun; 22(2): 61-70

  1. C7 decancellisation closing wedge osteotomy for the correction of fixed cervico-thoracic kyphosis

DP Tokala, KS Lam, BJ Freeman, JK Webb

Eur Spine J. 2007 Sep; 16(9):1471-8. Epub 2007 Mar 3

  1. Haematogenous Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) Spondylodiscitis

SS Al-Nammari, JD Lucas, KS Lam,

Spine 2007. Oct 15; 32(22): 2480-6

  1. Significant Correlation between cerebropsinal fluid nitric oxide concentrations and neurologic prognosis in incomplete cervical cord injury – Reviewer’s comment

KS Lam

Eur Spine J. 2008 Feb; 17(2):287-8. Epub 2007 Aug 22

  1. MRI follow-up of subchondral signal abnormalities in a selected group of chronic low back pain patients – Reviewer’s comment

KS Lam

Eur Spine J. 2008 Oct; 17(10):1309-10

  1. Predicting Short to Medium Term Outcome after Lumbar Disc Arthroplasty by Grading Multivariate Factors in a Single Surgeon Series

Bashir M, Allom R, Bharma J, Harley M, Nadarajah R, Lam K

Irish Journal of Medical Science. 09/2010: 179(9):313-373

  1. A Novel Minimal Access Single Incision with Double Internal Thoracotomy Technique for Selective Thoracic Instrumented Fusion in Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

Bashir M, Koc T, Bharma J, Nadarajah R, Lam K

Eur Spine J. 09/2010; 19(3 Supplement): 233-264

  1. Spinal Injury from Vertical Aircraft Ejection: A Prospective Series Revealing A High Incidence of Occult Injury

P Kiely, KS Lam, L Breakwell, R Sivakumaran, RW Kerslake, JK Webb, A Schuler

J Bone Joint Surg Br 2012; 94-B no. SUPP III 100

  1. Worldwide Survey on the Use of Navigation in Spine Surgery

Härtl R, Lam KS, Wang J, Korge A, Kandziora F, Audigé L.

World Neurosurg. 2013 Jan; 79(1): 162-72.

2012 Mar 30. S1878-8750(12) [Epub ahead of print]

  1. Fractures and dislocations of the cervical spine

SN Kapetanakis, KS Lam

Orthopaedics and Trauma. 2013 Feb; 27(1): 56-62.

  1. Are intraspinal anomalies in early onset idiopathic scoliosis as common as once thought? A two centre United Kingdom study

T Koc, KS Lam, JK Webb

Eur Spine J. 2013 Jun; 22(6): 1250-4.

2012 Dec 6. [Epub ahead of print]

 

INVITED PAPERS

  1. Abnormal signal transduction in degenerative disease disc disease: The role of tyrosine phosphorylated Annexin I & II proteins

KS Lam, TJ Baldwin, RC Mulholland

Invited by Spine and Eur Spine J

  1. Lumbar disc high-Intensity zone: The value and significance of provocative discography in the determination of the discogenic pain source

KS Lam, D Carlin, RC Mulholland

Invited by Spine and Eur Spine J

Published – Eur Spine J 2000; 9:36-41

 

REVIEW PAPERS

  1. Discitis (Peer reviewed)

KS Lam, JK Webb

Hosp Med. May 2004; 65(5):280-6. (Review)

  1. Lumbar Disc Arthroplasty: An update

K S Lam

Hospital Doctor. Nov 2005

  1. An update on Lumbar Disc Arthroplasty

KS Lam

HCA Newsletter. Jan 2006

  1. Lumbar stabilisation techniques (Peer reviewed)

S Lau and KS Lam

Current Orthopaedics. 2007, 21(1), 25-29

 

PAPERS ACCEPTED FOR PUBLICATION IN LOCAL MAGAZINES (non peer reviewed)

  1. Minimal Access Spinal Surgery

KS Lam

  1. Arab Health Magazine 2005
  2. NHS Health Technology Magazine 2006
  3. HCA Magazine 2006
  4. Update on spinal disc arthroplasty

KS Lam

HCA Magazine 2014

  1. An update on Minimal Access Spinal Surgery

KS Lam

Capital Doctor 2007

 

PAPERS SUBMITTED (CONFERENCES AND PUBLICATION)

  1. MASTERS-D study: A prospective, multicenter, observational, data-monitored trial of minimally invasive fusion to treat degenerative lumbar disorders, one-year follow-up

Jörg Franke, Neil Manson, David Buzek, Arek Kosmala, Ulrich Hubbe, Wout Rosenberg, Paulo Pereira, Roberto Assietti, Frederic Martens, Khai Lam, Giovanni Barbanti Brodano, Peter Durny, Zvi Lidar, Kai-Michael Scheufler, Wolfgang Senker

Spine Journal (Feb 2014)

  1. 10 kHz High-Frequency Spinal Cord Stimulation for Chronic Axial Low Back Pain in Patients with no Previous History of Spinal Surgery: A Prospective Open Label Pilot Study

Adnan Al-Kaisy, Stefano Palmisani, Thomas E Smith, Jonathan Lucas, Emma Hudson, Russell Houghton, David Pang, William Burgoyne, Khai Lam\

Spine Journal (Jun 2015)

 

CHAPTER IN BOOKS

  1. Chapter 35: Anterior (Mini-Open) Approach for Scoliosis Correction

Khai Lam, FRCS (Ortho) and Willem S. Strydom, FCS (SA) Ortho).

Advanced Reconstruction Spine. Editor Jeffrey Wang, Spring 2011. AAOS Publication.

Item 05123, ISBN/ISNN 97808920358162

  1. Chapter 4.2.4: Mini-open and percutaneous pedicle instrumentation and fusion

Khai Lam, FRCS (Ortho), Lukasz Terenowski

Minimally Invasive Spine Surgery – Techniques, Evidence, and Controversies

Editors: Roger Hartl and Andreas Korge

Copyright © 2012 by AOSpine, Switzerland, Clavadelerstrasse 8, CH-7270 Davos Platz

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