Research

Mr Armstrong undertook 18 months as Research Fellow at the Pulvertaft under Professor Frank Burke

Research Articles include:

  • Nylon Tape Traction: Avoiding Radiation for Surgeons
    • Armstrong DJ, Trickett RW
    • Wales Orthopaedic Journal 1 (1), 27-28
  • The Management of Osteoarthritis at the base of the thumb (Book Chapter)
    • Burke FD, Armstrong DJ
    • G. Bentley (ed.), Surgical Orthopaedics and Traumatology,
    • DOI 10.1007/978-3-642-34746-7_95,
    • # Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg May 2014
  • Pilot randomised controlled trial comparing C-Trac splints with Beta Wrist Braces for the management of carpal tunnel syndrome
    • Storey P, Armstrong DJ, Dear H, Bradley M, Burke FD.
    • Hand Therapy, epub ahead of print 6th June 2013.
  • Collagenase in Dupuytren’s Disease: A Review of the Literature and Suggested Clinical Use
    • Lindau TR, Armstrong DJ, Azzopardi EA, Boyce DE
    • J Clin Rheum Musc Med 3 (2012):37-46
  • Closed Rupture of the Brachioradialis during Exercise
    • Armstrong DJ, Arrowsmith JA, Burke FD.
    • J Hand Surg Eur Vol 2011 Oct;36(8):704-5. Epub 2011 Aug 26.
  • FOCUS ON….. Alignment in Total Knee Replacement
    • Pickering S, Armstrong DJ, 2011
    • www.boneandjoint.org.uk/content/focus/alignment-total-knee-replacement
  • Analysis of the Association Between Hereditary Neuropathy With Liability to Pressure Palsies (HNPP) and Bilateral Cubital and Carpal Tunnel Syndromes requiring decompression
    • Barnard A, Armstrong D, Arundell M, Burke FD.
    • Int J. Surg. 8:7; 524 2010
  • The Use of the Mini C-Arm in the outpatient Setting: Evolving Practice
    • Swindells MG, O’Brien CM, Armstrong DJ, Arundell MK, Quinton DN, Burke FD
    • J Plas Reconstr Aesthet Surg. 2011 May;64(5):688-9
  • The Benefit of Radiologically Guided Steroid Injections for Trapeziometacarpal Osteoarthritis
    • Swindells MG, Logan AJ, Armstrong DJ, Chan P, Burke FD, Lindau TR
    • Ann R Coll Surg Engl 2010 Nov; 92:680-684
  • Radiation Exposure to Surgeons during Hand Surgery with the use of the Mini C-Arm Image Intensifier in hand Surgery
    • Barnard A, Armstrong DJ, Arundell M, Evans S, Burke FD
    • Journal of Hand Surgery 2009 34E Supplement p132
  • Differential Gene Expression Analysis of Subcutaneous Fat, Fascia, and Skin Overlying a Dupuytren’s Disease Nodule in Comparison to Control Tissue.
    • Shih B, Brown JJ, Armstrong DJ, Lindau T, Bayat A.
    • Hand (N Y). 2009 Jan 29. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Identification of biomarkers in Dupuytren’s Disease by comparative analysis of fibroblasts versus tissue biopsies in disease specific phenotypes
    • Shih B, Wijeratne D, Brown J, Armstrong DJ, Lindau TR, Day P, Bayat A.
    • J Hand Surg Am. 2009 Jan;34(1):124-36
  • Mini C-Arm in the Outpatients Setting – Why Bother?
    • Armstrong DJ
    • Orthopaedic and Trauma Times – Sept 2009
  • Delays to the Operative Treatment of Hand Trauma
    • Armstrong DJ, Bradley MJ, Quinton DN, Burke FD
    • Journal of Hand Surgery (European) 2008 April:33E (2); 225
  • Pancreaticoduodenectomy with a “twist”: the challenges of pancreatic resection in the presence of situs inversus totalis and situs ambiguus.
    • Macafee DA, Armstrong D, Hall RI, Dhingsa R, Zaitoun AM, Lobo DN
    • Eur J Surg Oncology 2007 May;33(4):524-7.
  • Doing Research on Healthy Volunteers
    • Armstrong, DJ.
    • Student BMJ, 2000 ,8, p161