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Name Professor Ian Learmonth
Job title Emeritus Professor
Department Bristol Medical School (THS) University of Bristol
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Qualifications MB,ChB(Stell), FRCS (Eng),FRCS (Ed), FRCS (SA) Orth, FCS(SA)Orth
Professional details
Keywords hip replacement
replacement arthroplasty
Areas of expertise Research interests include: factors contributing to stability at impaction grafting; design features influencing mechanical environment of femoral prostheses; patterns of wear, abrasion and corrosion in total hip arthroplasty; mechanical decontamination of needlestick injuries; cytochemical factors leading to bonestock loss after joint replacement; dissemination of metal debris after total joint replacement; cytogenetic analysis of the influence of metal debris on the lympho-reticular system; cementless acetabular reconstruction in avascular necrosis and inflammatory arthritis; risk stratification and outcome assessment after total hip arthroplasty; multicentre trial to assess influence of specific variables on outcome TKR and THR.