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North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust - 70 years of the NHS

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David Mackay

Speciality

Orthopaedics

Based at

The Cumberland Infirmary
Sceretary contact - 01228 814759

Year qualified

2003

Professional qualifications

MB ChB (Batchelor of Medicine Batchelor of Surgery); B Med Biol (Batchelor of Medical Biology); FRCS (Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons); FRCS(Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons - Trauma and Orthopaedics)

Treatment and procedures

General Orthopaedics; Trauma

Clinical Interests / specialist areas

Upper Limb/Hand

Professional membership

GMC (General Medical Council); RCS (ED) (Royal College Surgeons); BESS (); BSS ()

Research

UKUFF Trial; Dupuytren Surgery under Local Anaesthetic

Awards

CEA LEVEL 3

Publications

Combined effects of unilateral enucleation and dark rearing on the synapse to neurone ratio in the rat superior colliculus

Journal of Comparative Neurology 1987; 256: 444-454

 

The role of cheilectomy in the treatment of hallux rigidus

Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery 1997; 36: 337-340

 

Dorsal wedge osteotomy in the treatment of hallux rigidus

Journal of Foot & Ankle Surgery 1998; 37: 8-10

(Second author)

 

The results of unilateral decompression in the treatment of spinal stenosis

British Journal of Neurosurgery 1998; 12: 556-558

 

Audit of wound infection following hip fracture surgery

Journal of Royal College Surgeons Edinburgh 2000; 45: 56-59

 

The treatment of isolated ulnar fractures in adults: a systematic review

Injury 2000; 31: 565-570

 

Metallic instrument debris: A source of third body wear particles?

Journal of Arthroplasty 2000; 15: 816-818

 

Which primary shoulder and elbow replacement?

Annals of Royal College of Surgeons of England 2001; 83: 258-265

 

The results of revision knee arthroplasty with and without retention of well fixed cemented femoral components

Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery 2003; 85B: 517-520

 

The MRI appearances of untreated tennis elbow.

Occupational Medicine 2003; 53: 309-312

 

ABSTRACTS

 

Effects of unilateral enucleation and darkness on the synapse to neurone ratio in the rat superior colliculus

Journal of Anatomy 1987; 152: 241-242

 

MRI appearances of untreated tennis elbow

Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery 2000; 82B Suppl

 

Late wound infection following posterior scoliosis surgery

Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery 2003; 85B Suppl III: 198-199

 

The treatment of isolated ulnar fractures in adults: a systematic review

NHS Centre for reviews & dissemination database 2002

nhscrd.york.ac.uk/online/dare/20001826.htm

 

PRESENTATIONS

 

Anatomical Society Greatt Britain & N. Ireland, Aberdeen 7 Jan 1987

Effects of unilateral enucleation and darkness on the synapse to neurone

ratio in the rat superior colliculus

 

British Elbow & Shoulder Society, Sheffield 7 May 1999

1. Shoulder & elbow replacement: A survey of surgical practice in the UK

 (Poster)

  2. Which Primary Shoulder & Elbow Replacement? (Poster)

 

Registrars Prize Meeting, Newcastle 21 Jan 2000

Metallic instrument debris: a source of third body wear debris?

 

British Elbow & Shoulder Society, Nottingham 5 May 2000

MRI appearances of untreated tennis elbow

 

British Scoliosis Society, Edinburgh 8 Mar 2001

Late wound infection following posterior scoliosis surgery

 

AAOS 70th Annual Meeting, New Orleans 5 Feb 2003

Results of revision knee arthroplasty with and without retention of well

fixed femoral components (Poster)

 

EFORT 9th Annual Meeting, Nice

Prospective study of limited palmar & digital fasciectomy under LA

(Poster)

 

British Trauma Society, Oxford 21 May 2010

Impact of rotator cuff status on the outcome of shoulder arthroplasty for

proximal humeral fractures

 

British Elbow & Shoulder Society, Oxford 25-26 Mar 2010

Impact of rotator cuff status on the outcome of shoulder arthroplasty (Poster)

 

British Trauma Society, Oxford 21 May 2010

Fractures associated with nerve injury – trial of practicality of impending

national guidelines (Poster)