Department of Surgery
School of Medicine Queen's University
 

Dr John Rudan

Dr John Rudan, Orthopaedic Surgeon, Head of Department of Surgery, Queen's University, Kingston General HospitalUniversity Position:
Professor and Head of Department of Surgery
Britton Smith Chair in Surgery 

Current Appointments:
Attending staff, Kingston General Hospital, Hotel Dieu Hospital, St. Mary's of the Lake Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest:
• Computer-assisted orthopaedic surgery
• Total joint surgery
• Oncology

Areas of Research Interest:
Director, Clinical Research, Human Mobility Research Center



Contact Information:
Department of Surgery
Kingston General Hospital, Victory 3
Kingston, ON K7L 2V7
Tel: 613.549.6666 x. 3670
Fax: 613.548.2468

 
Fellowship:
• Senior Clinical Fellow, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON, 1987

Residency:
• Queen's University, 1986
 
Medical School Graduation
• Queen's University, 1981
 
Certification:
• FRCSC, Certification in Orthopaedic Surgery, 1986

Academic Appointments:
• Head, Dept of Surgery, Queen's University, Kingston ON   July 2009 to present
• Professor, Dept of Surgery, Queen's University, Kingston ON   July 2004 to present
• Associate Professor, Dept of Surgery, Queen's University, Kingston ON  July 1994 to June 2004
• Assistant Professor, Dept of Surgery, Queen's University, Kingston ON  July 1988 to June 1994

Hospital Appointments:
• Attending Staff, Kingston General and Hotel Dieu Hospitals, Orthopaedic Surgery, Kingston ON, July 1988 to present
• Intern Surgery, Dept of Surgery, Queen's University, Kingston ON

Research Appointments:
• Sr. Principal Investigator, Human Mobility Research Centre, Queen’s University, 2000 to present
• Sr. Principal Investigator, Clinical Mechanics Group, queen's University, July 1988-June 2000

Professional Memberships:
• 2000 to Present    International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery
• 1999 to Present    Ontario Orthopaedic Association
• 1992 to Present    Canadian Orthopaedic Association
• 1986 to Present    Ontario Medical Association
• 1986 to Present    Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons
• 1981 to Present    Ontario College of Physicians and Surgeons
• 1981 to Present    Canadian Medical Protective Association

Awards:
• 2013 Winner of the ISCAS Best Poster Award
(M. Kunz, J. Stewart, JF Rudan, V Kraty)
Faster Intraoperative Localization of Posterior Orbital Tumours Using a Patient-Specific Instrument Guide

• 2010 Winner of the Best Clinical Paper Award
(M. Kunz, J.F. Rudan, G.C.A. Wood, R. Ellis) Hip Resurfacing with Individual Drill Templates - Comparison Between Antero-Lateral and Posterior Approach
International Society of Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery Conference

• 2002 Winner of the CSB New Investigator Award
Best Student Paper (Chen, E., Ellis, R., Rudan, J) A Computational Model of Postoperative Knee Kinematics World Congress of Biomechanics

• 1996 ITRC- Innovative Technology
Award for Leadership in Product Development

• 1994 Canadian Orthopaedic Foundation Award
(New Research in Orthopaedics)

• 1990 Founders Medal Canadian
Orthopaedic Research Society, Best Paper- Human Patellar Geometry

• 1987 McLaughlin Fellowship
Subspecialty Training Orthopaedic, Oncology and Reconstruction, University of Toronto

• 1986 Best Clinical paper Canadian Orthopaedic Residents (Halifax)

• 1978 Lange Award

Committees:

National
• 1997-1999 Canadian Orthopaedic Association (COPE), Committee on Orthopaedic Practice & Economics
• 1997-1999 Royal College Oral Examination Committee, Orthopaedics, Vice-Chair
• 1995-1999 Royal College Oral Examination Committee
• 1993-1994 Orthopaedic MSK Phase 1F Coordinator
• 1991-1992 Royal College of Physician and Surgeon Examination Test Committee

External
• 2009-1012  SE LHIN - Surgical Lead
• 2001- present SEAMO Accountability Advisory Committee,
• 2000-2001 SEAMO & Ministry of Health Contract Negotiation Committee
• 1999-2001 SEAMO & Ministry of Health Accountability Task Force Committee
• 1999-2001 SEAMO & Ministry of Health Steering Committee
• 1999-2001 SEAMO & Ministry of Health Coordinating Committee
• 1999-2001 SEAMO Negotiating Committee
• 1999-2001 SEAMO Executive Committee
• 1994-2001 SEAMO Governing Committee

University
• 2003-present  Orthopaedic Clinical Outcomes Committee, HMRC
• July 2001 Clinical Teachers Association of Queens, Past President
• 2001-2006  Resource Committee, Human Mobility Research Centre
• 2001-present  Scientific Committee, Human Mobility Research Centre
• 2001  Clinical Teachers Executive Past President
• 1995-2001 Clinical Teachers Association of Queens, President
• 1994-1995 Clinical Teachers Association of Queens, Vice-President
• 1993-1996 Post Graduate Education Committee Orthopaedics
• 1993-1998 Division of Orthopaedics Undergraduate Education Coordinator

Departmental
• 2005-present  Department of Surgery Finance Committee
• 1992-1997 Department of Surgery Finance Committee
• 1989-1991 Department of Surgery Resident Research Day Coordinator

Hospital
• 2006 – 2008 OR Committee, Kingston General Hospital,
• July 1993- June 30 1994 Contingency Planning Committee, Hotel Dieu Hospital,
• July 1992- June 1994 Medical Advisory Committee, Hotel Dieu Hospital,
• July 1993- June 1994 President, Medical Staff, Hotel Dieu Hospital,
• July 1992-June 1993 Secretary Medical Staff, Hotel Dieu Hospital,
• July 1990- June 1991 Tissue Audit Committee, Kingston General Hospital,
• July 1990- June 1999 Medical Records, Hotel Dieu Hospital,



Research Grants and Funding (last 10 years)

• DePuy Contract
Queen's University Excellence in Orthopaedic Education
Principal Investigator: Borschneck D, Co-investigators: Bardana D, Campbell A, Davidson L, Harrison M, Lau R, Pichora D, Rudan J, Yach J, Yen D
Duration: 2014-2015  $100,000

• DePuy Contract
Queen's University Excellence in Orthopaedic Education
Principal Investigator: Borschneck D, Co-investigators: Bardana D, Campbell A, Davidson L, Harrison M, Lau R, Pichora D, Rudan J, Yach J, Yen D
Duration: 2013-2014  $100,000

• DePuy Contract
Orthopaedic Research - HMRC
Principal Investigator: Borschneck D, Co-investigators: Bardana D, Campbell A, Davidson L, Harrison M, Lau R, Pichora D, Rudan J, Yach J, Yen D
Duration: 2013  $649,880

• Academic Health Science Centre (AHSC) - AFP Innovation Fund
Advanced 3D Imaging and Planning of Surgical Shoulder Reconstruction
Principal Investigator: Pichora D  Co-Investigators: Bicknell R, Ellis R, Kunz M, Rudan J
2012-2013  $80,358

• DePuy Contract
Queen's University Excellence in Orthopaedic Education
Principal Investigator: Borschneck D, Co-investigators: Bardana D, Campbell A, Davidson L, Harrison M, Lau R, Pichora D, Rudan J, Yach J, Yen D
Duration: 2012-2013  $100,000

• DePuy Contract
Orthopaedic Research - HMRC
Principal Investigator: Borschneck D, Co-investigators: Bardana D, Campbell A, Davidson L, Harrison M, Lau R, Pichora D, Rudan J, Yach J, Yen D
Duration: 2012-2013  $450,000

• OAISYS Inc (Agreement/Contract)
Evaluation of a Novel triage Tool for Knee Surgery
Principal Investigator: Harrison M.  Co-Investigators: Bardana D, Campbell A, Rudan J, Wood G.
2011 - $49,500

• Physicians Services Inc. Foundation
Using Computer Assisted Surgical Techniques to Enhance Accuracy of the Distal Tibial Cut in Total Ankle Arthroplasties
Principal Investigator: Hesse D. (Resident project) Co-Investigators: Rudan J, Harrison M 
2011 - $13,408

• Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (CHRP) Grant $394,650
Advanced Real-time 3D Imaging, Planning and Navigation of Fracture Surgery
Principal Investigator: Pichora D, Co-Investigators: Bryant JT, Ellis R, Rudan J
2011 - $131,550  2012 - $131,550  2013 - $131,550

• Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (CHRP) Grant $282,850
Kinematic-based Navigation for Reconstructive Hip Surgery
Principal Investigator: Ellis R, Co-investigators: Abolmaesumi P, Bryant JT, Fichtinger G, Rudan J, Taylor R.
2010-$93,850  2011-$97,950  2012-$90,450

• AHSC AFP Innovation Fund Grant
Hip Biomechanics and Arthritis
Principal Investigator: Rudan J, Co-investigators: Ellis R, Wood G
2010-$46,860  2011-$46,860

• Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (CHRP) Grant
New Methods for articular cartilage repair through computer-assisted surgery
Principal Investigator: Stewart J, Co-investigators: Bardana D, Bryant JT, Deluzio K, Fenton P, Rudan J, Waldman S.
2010-$99,360  2011-$140,060  2012-$101,840

• Canada Foundation for Innovation - Leading Edge Fund
Integrated technologies for bone and joint health: Multi-centre infrastructure development programme phase 4
Principal Investigator: Pichora D, Co-investigators: Abolmaesumi P, Amsden B, Anastassiades T, Bryant JT, Docoslis A, Ellis R, Rudan J., Waldman S., Woodhouse K. 2009-2012  $696,481

• Ministry of Research and Innovation
Integrated technologies for bone and joint health: Multi-centre infrastructure development programme phase 4
Principal Investigator: Pichora D, Co-Investigators: Abolmaesumi P, Amsden B, Anastassiades T, Bryant JT, Docoslis A, Ellis R, Rudan J, Waldman S, Woodhouse K
2009-2012   $696,480

• Natural Ssciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada - CHRP Grant
Promotion of cartilage to cartilage healing
2008-$123,180.00  2009-$144,033.00  2010-$173,867.00
Applicant Amsden B, Co applicant Waldman S, Bardana D, Rudan JF.

• Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada-Strategic Grant 2006-2009 $598,388
Image-guided technology for articular cartilage reconstruction
Principal Investigators: Stewart J, Abolmaesumi P, Bardana D, Bryant JT, Fenton P, Harrison M, Hurtig M, Pichora D, Rudan J, Stroman P, Waldman S
2007 - $243,969  2008 - $226,099  2009 - $128,320

• AHSC AFP Innovation Fund Grant $120,000
Measuring objective changes in the physical, psychological, and radiographic status of patients awaiting hip or knee surgery
Principal Investigator: Harrison M. Co-Investigators: Aiken A, Borschneck D, Brouwer B, Deluzio K, Rudan J
2009 - $70,000  2010 - $50,000

• DePuy Contract 2006-2010 $212,745
An Investigation of Computer-assisted Total Knee Replacement Kinematics on Patient Performance: An Examination of the DePuy PFC® Sigma™ Posterior Cruciate Substituting Knee and the DePuy PFC® Sigma Rotating Platform Knee Systems
Principal Investigators:  Rudan J
2006-2010

• Zimmer Contract 2006-2010 $54,050
An Investigation of Computer-assisted Total Knee Arthroplasty Kinematics on Patient Performance Using the Zimmer Legacy® LPS Flex Knee System
Principal Investigators:  Rudan J
2006-2010

• DePuy Contract 2005 -2008 $30,888
A clinical study of the DePuy articular surface replacement (ASR) Hip Prosthesis
Principal Investigators: Rudan J, Harrison M, plus 2 other centres
2005-2008

• Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) New Emerging Team Grant 2004-2009 $1,479.475
Optimizing Fracture Management with Information Technology: Planning, Treatment, and Assessment of Outcomes
Principal Investigators:  Ellis R, Pichora D, Abolmaesumi P, Bryant JT, Fenton P, MacIntyre M, Y Petit, Rudan J, Sellens R, Stewart J, Yach J
Duration:  5 years ($298,289 per year)

• DePuy Contract 2004-2009 $2,100,000
Orthopaedic Research
Principal Investigators:  Pichora D, Bardana D, Borschneck D, Campbell A, Davidson L, Harrison M, Rudan J, Yach J, Yen D
2004-2010 ($350,000/year)

• Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Strategic Project Grant $900,000
Modeling and Guidance for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery
Principal Investigators: Ellis R, Co-Investigators: Bryant JT, Pichora DR, Rudan J, Small CF, Wilson D.
2000 - $174,892  2001 - $241,840  2002 - $241,840  2003 - $241,840

• ORDCF Grant $750,000
Integrated Technologies Centre for Enhanced Mobility:  Innovations in Musculoskeletal
Repair, Reconstruction and Rehabilitation
Principal Investigators: Bryant T, Co-Investigators: Anastassiades T, Ellis R, Olney S, Pichora D, Rudan J, Sorbie C, Towheed T, Zee B.
1999-2004 ($150,000/yr)

• CFI/OIT Grant  $4,375,000
Infrastructure for Integrated Innovations in Repair, Reconstruction and Rehabilitation of Musculoskeletal Diseases
Principle Investigators: Bryant JT, Co-Investigators: Anastassiades T, Ellis R, Olney S, Pichora D, Rudan J, Sorbie C, Towheed T, Zee B.
1999-2002 (extended to 2009)

• CFI/OIT Grant $4,200,000
OR/2010 Laboratories an Operating Room for Computer Assisted Surgery
Principal Investigators: Ellis R, Pichora D, Rudan J
1999-2001

• CITO Contract 1998-2001 $80,000/year
Computer Enhanced Orthopaedic Surgery
Principal Investigators: Ellis R, Bryant T, Sleet D, Rudan J
Duration: 3 years

• DePuy Contract  2001-2002 $243,000
Bone Cement Clinical Trial
Principal Investigators: Rudan J, Bond D, Adams M, Kobus S
Duration: 1 year

• DePuy Contract  2001-2002 $28,000
Anaesthetic Bone Cement Clinical Trial
Principal Investigators: Rudan J, Bond D, Adams M, Kobus S
Duration: 1 year 

• DePuy Contract  2000-2001
Bone Cement Study
Principal Investigators: Rudan J, Bond D, Adams M, Kobus S
Duration: 1 year

• DePuy Contract 1999- 2000 $39,230
An Investigation of TKR Kinematics on Patient Performance
Principal Investigators: Rudan J, Harrison M, Costigan P, Bryant G
Duration: 1 year

• CITO Contract 1998-2000 $35,000
OR/2010: Information, Technology for Advanced Health Care Delivery
Principal Investigators: Ellis R, and other PIs
Duration: 2 years

• DePuy Contract 1998-1999 $56,000
Enhancement of Bone Cement Clinical Trial
Principal Investigator: Rudan J, Adams M, Zee B
Duration: 1 year

• CITO Contract 1998-2000 $125,000/year
OR/2010: Information Technology for Advanced Health Care Delivery
Principal Investigators: Ellis R, and  other PIs
Duration: 3 years

• DePuy Contract 1998-1999 $207,500
Enhancement of Polymethylmethacralate (Bone Cement)
Principal Investigators: Adams M, Rudan J
Duration: 1 year

• Ministry of Health Contract 1998-1999 $207,500
Total Joint Waiting List Algorithm
Principal Investigator: Ashworth T, Gordon J, Groll D, Hopman W,
Harrison M, Rudan J
Duration: 1 year

• CITO Contract Jan- Jun 1998 $57,959
Computer Enhance Orthopaedic Surgery
Principal Investigators: Ellis R, Bryant T, Sleet D, Rudan J
Duration: 5 months

• MRC Grant 1996-1999 $33,000/year
Mechanical Factors Extracted From Gait Analysis Associated with Early Osteoarthritis of the Knee Joint
Principal Investigators: Wyss U, Olney S, Sorbie C, Zee B, Rudan J
Duration: 3 years

• MRC Grant 1997 $33,000
Mechanical Factors Extracted From Gait Analysis Associated with Early Osteoarthritis of the Knee Joint
Principal Investigators: Wyss U, Olney S, Sorbie C, Zee B, Rudan J
Duration: 1 year

• MRC Grant 1997 $41,000
Static Alignment & Geometry of the Patellofemoral Joint in Vivo
Principal Investigator: Bryant T, Rudan J
Duration: 1 year

• DePuy Contract 1997 $26,000
Enhancement of Polymethylmethacralate (Bone Cement)
Principal Investigators: Bond D, Adams M
Duration: 1 year

• DePuy Contract 1997 $26,000
Enhancement of Polymethylmethacralate (Bone Cement)
Principal Investigators: Bond D, Adams M
Duration: 1 year

• DePuy Contract 1997-1998 $126,000
Enhancement of Polymethylmethacralate (Bone Cement)
Principal Investigators: Adams M, Rudan J
Duration: 1 year and 3 months

• Johnson & Johnson Contract 1997-1998 $7,280
Laser Scanning Sigma TKR Systems in IGES Format
Principal Investigators: Rudan J
Duration: 1 year

Pending Research Grants and Funding
• CIHR Collaborative Health Research Project
Mobile Image Overlay System (MIS) for Musculoskeletal Needle Placement Guidance
Principal Investigator: Fichtinger G, Co-Investigators: Rudan J, Jaeger M, McGraw R
2014-2017  $395,110


Publications


Submitted, Accepted, or In Print
• Mayich DJ, Harrison MM, Daniels TR, Kunz M, Quinn A, Rudan J. A novel use of a personalized intra-operative guidance tool in total ankle arthroplasty. Foot and Ankle International, 2010.

• Venne G, Rasquinha BJ, Pichora DR, Ellis RE, Bicknell RT: Comparing conventional and computer-assisted surgery baseplate and screw placement in reverse shoulder arthroplasty. J Shoulder Elbow Surg. Accepted on October 19, 2014.

Peer-Reviewed (Career total 80)
1.    Anand M, King F, Ungi T, Lasso A, Rudan J, Jayender J, Fritz J, Carrino JA, Jolesz FA, Fichtinger G. Design and development of a mobile image overlay system for needle interventions. Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc. 2014 Aug;2014:6159-62. doi: 10.1109/EMBC.2014.6945035. PMID:25571403

2.    Hefny MS, Pichora DR, Rudan JR, and Ellis RE. Manifold Statistical Shape Analysis of the Distal Radius.  International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, Vol 9, SPP 1,2014. S35-S42.

3.    Kunz M, Ma B, Rudan JF, Ellis RE, Pichora DR. Image-guided distal radius osteotomy using patient-specific instrument guides. J Hand Surg, 39(1):174-5, 2014.

4.    Rudan JF, Ellis RE, Kunz M: A novel navigation method for acetabular cup orientation using patient-specific guide and inertia sensors: A pilot clinical trial. In Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg, 9 (Suppl 1):S169-S171, 2014  

5.    Giles AE, Bhachu S, Corneman A,  Rudan J, Ellis R, Wood GCA. An analysis of the diagnostic measurements for assessing cam-type femoroacetabular impingement using computed tomography. Current Orthopaedic Practice: July/August 2014 - Volume 25 - Issue 4 - p 356-361

6.    Hefny MS, Rudan JF, Ellis RE. A matrix lie group approach to statistical shape analysis of bones. Stud Health Technol Inform. 2014;196:163-9. PMID:24732500[PubMed - in process]

7.    Ungi T, King F, Kempston M, Keri Z, Lasso A, Mousavi P, Rudan J, Borschneck DP, Fichtinger G. Spinal curvature measurement by tracked ultrasound snapshots. Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology, 2014 Feb;40(2) :447-54.

8.    Zakani S, Ellis RE, Rudan JF. The aspherical hip: An in-vitro study. In Bone Joint J, 96-B(SUPP 16):45, 2014  

9.    Giles AE, Corneman NA, Bhachu S, Rudan JF, Ellis RE, Grant H, Wood GC. Shared morphology of slipped capital femoral epiphysis and femoroacetabular impingement in early-onset arthritis. Orthopedics. 2013 Nov;36(11):e1365-70. doi: 10.3928/01477447-20131021-16.

10.    Hefny MS, Rudan JF, and Ellis RE. Next Generation Bone Morphology Analysis: a Principal Tangent Component Framework. Bone and Joint Journal, Vol. 95-B, No. SUPP 28, 2013, 122.

11.    Kunz M, Ma B, Rudan JF, Ellis RE, Pichora DR. Image-guided distal radius osteotomy using patient-specific instrument guides. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Aug;38(8):1618-24. doi: 10.1016/j.jhsa.2013.05.018.

12.    Kunz M, Devlin S, Hurtig M, Waldman SD, Rudan JF, Bardana DD, Stewart AJ. Image Guided Techniques Improve the Short-term Outcome of Autologous Osteochondral Cartilage     Repair Surgeries ¬ An Animal Trial. January 16, 2013, doi: 10.1177/1947603512470683. Cartilage April 2013 vol. 4 no. 2 153-164.

13.    Chu JYY, Easteal R, St. John P, Kunz M, Rudan J. The evaluation of manual 2D/3D registration technology and its potential to deduce prosthetic wear in patients with metal-on-metal hip resurfacing prostheses. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2013 vol 95-B no. SUPP 28:34.

14.    Henfy MS, Rudan J, Ellis RE. Next generation bone morphology analysis: A principal tangent component framework.  J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2013 vol 95-B no. SUPP 28:122.

15.    Kunz M, Rudan J, Mann S, Twiss R, Ellis R. Acetabular cup navigation using patient-specific guide and inertia sensors. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2013 vol 95-B no. SUPP 28:21.

16.    Kaspervacious M, McMullen M, Murdoch J, Rudan J, Allard R, Shyan V. Wait times to surgery, post-fracture autonomy & in-hospital mortality in a subset of hip fracture patients. Anesth Analg 2012; 113;S-1-S-493.

17.    Tierney S, McMullen, M, Murdoch J, Rudan J, Allard R, Shyam V. Perioperative management of elderly hip fracture patients with concomitant aortic stenosis. Anesth Analg 2012: 113; S-01 – S-493.

18.    Bow JK, Kunz M, Rudan J, Wood GCA, Ellis RE. Physical and psychological outcomes of hip resurfacing using individualized templates. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2012 vol 94-B no SUPP XLIV:91.

19.    Vasarhelyi EM, Thomas B, Grant H, Deluzio K, Rudan J. Randomized controlled study analysis of fixed bearing and rotating platform total knee Arthroplasty – Minimum 2 year review.  J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2012 vol 94-B no. SUPP XXXVII:20.

20.     Rasquinha BJ, Sayani J, Dickinson AWL, Rudan JF, Wood GCA and Ellis RE. Registration-based examination of joint remodeling after periacetabular osteotomy: a preliminary study. J Bone Joint Surg Br 2012 vol. 94-B no. SUPP XLIV 42.

21.    Vasarhelyi EM, Kunz M and Rudan JF. Comparison study of conventional and CT-based individualised instrument guided acetabular component placement. J Bone Joint Surg Br 2012 vol. 94-B no. SUPP XLIV 47.

22.    Kunz M, Ma B, Rudan JF, Ellis RE, Pichora DR.  Image-guided distal radius osteotomy using patient-specific instrument guides. J Hand Surg Am. 2013 Aug;38(8):1618-24.

23.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Wood G, Ellis RE. Hip resurfacing with individualized drill templates-comparison between anterolateral and posterior approach.  Current Orthopaedic Practice. September/October 2012, Vol. 23, Issue 5, p 473-475.

24.    Bow J, Rudan JF, Grant H, Mann S, Kunz M. Are Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasties Meeting the Needs of Our Patients?  A Prospective Review. J Arthroplasty. 27(6):984-9, 2012.

25.    Rasquinha, BJ, Sayani J, Rudan JF, Wood GCA, Ellis RE. Articular surface remodeling of the hip after periacetabular osteotomy. International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, 2012 Mar (2)7:241–248 [Epub 2011 Jul 8].

26.    Smith EJ, Rasquinha B, Kunz M, Wood GCA, Rudan JF, Ellis RE. Surgical navigation can detect a spherical hip motion, In Int J Comput Assist Radio Surg, 2012 Volume 7, suppl 1:S152-S153.

27.    Wood G, Rudan JF, Rasquinha B and Ellis RE. Acetabular orientation in adults with developmental dysplasia of the hip. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2012 vol. 94-B no. SUPPL XXXVIII 61.

28.    Kunz M, Waldman SD, Rudan JF, Bardana DD, Stewart AJ. Computer-assisted mosaic arthroplasty using patient-specific instrument guides. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 20(5):857-61, 2012.

29.    Smith EJ, Anstey J, Kunz M, Rasquinha B, Rudan J, St. John PJ, Wood G, and Ellis RE. Investigating the contribution of soft tissues to impingements at the hip joint: A preliminary study. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2012 vol. 94-B no. SUPPL XLIV 73.

30.    Pichora D, Ma B, Kunz M, Alsanawi H and Rudan J. Computer-assistance versus customized guides for distal radius osteotomy. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2011 vol. 93-B no. SUPPL IV 572-573.

31.    Pichora D, Kunz M, Ma B, Rudan JF, Ellis RE and Alsanawi H. Computer-generated instrument guides for distal radius osteotomy: A preliminary clinical trial. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2011 vol. 93-B no. SUPPL IV 556-557.

32.    Rasquinha BJ, Sayani J, Rudan JF, Wood GC, Ellis RE. Articular surface remodeling of the hip after periacetabular osteotomy. Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg. 2012 Mar;7(2):241-8. doi: 10.1007/s11548-011-0641-x. Epub 2011 Jul 8.

33.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Wood GCA, Ellis RE. Registration stability of physical templates in hip surgery. In Stud Health Technol Inform 2011;163:283-9.

34.    Anstey J, Smith EJ, Rudan JF, Ellis RE. On the use of laser scans to validate reverse engineering of bony anatomy. In Stud Health Technol Inform. 2011;163:18-24.

35.    Antoniou J, Bergeron SG, Ma B, Chakravertty R, Rudan J. The Effect of the Cam Deformity on the Insertion of the Femoral Component in Hip Resurfacing. J Arthroplasty. 2010 Mar 25. [Epub ahead of print].

36.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Xenoyannis GL, Ellis RE. Computer-Assisted Hip Resurfacing Using Individualized Drill Templates; J Arthroplasty. 2010 25(4), 600-606.

37.    Bergeron S, Antoniou J, Chakravertty R, Ma B and Rudan J. Classification of femoral head deformity in hip resurfacing. J Bone Joint Surg Br 2010 vol. 92-B no. SUPP IV 510.

38.    Ma B, Bergeron SG, Grant HJ, Rudan J, Antoniou J. Quantifying degree of difficulty in hip - resurfacing of pistol-grip deformity. Bull NYU Hosp Jt Dis. 2009;67(2):154-8.

39.    Ma B, Rudan J, Chakravertty R, Grant HJ.  Computer assisted fluoroguide navigation of unicompartmental knee arthroplasty.  The Canadian Journal of Surgery, 2009 Oct;52(5):379-85.

40.    Kunz M, Ellis RE,  Ploeg L, Rudan J. Computer-aided hip resurfacing using rapid prototyping. J. Bone & Joint Surg Br.   2009 Vol 5,;91B SUPP II: 224.

41.    Rudan JF, Harrison MM, Grant HJ.  Determining patient concerns before joint arthroplasty.  The Journal of Arthroplasty 2009 Oct;24(7):1115-9. Epub 2008 Oct 5.

42.    Kunz M, Xenoyannis GL, Ma B, Huang K, Rudan JF, Ellis RE, Computer-Assisted Hip Resurfacing. J. Bone & Joint Surg Br.   2008 90-B 558.

43.    Vasarhelyi T, Long W, Mayman D, Rudan J. Pichora D and Ellis RE. Computer enhanced guide wire insertion for hip fracture fixation. J Bone Joint Surg Br. 2008 Vol. 90-B no. SUPP I, 47.

44.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Ellis R E. Computer assisted hip resurfacing with individual drill templates.  International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery 2008 June Volume 3 (1):101-102.

45.    Rudan J, Costigan P, Lynn S, Grant H. An investigation of TKR kinematics and kinetics on patient performance. J. Bone & Joint Surg Br.   2008 vol 90-B no. SUPP I:34.

46.    Rudan J, Angada DM, Yach J. Ellis RE. Long W. Four year experience with the Kingston periacetabular osteotomy: A novel computer-assisted technique. J. Bone & Joint Surg Br.  2008 vol 90-B no. SUPP I:108.

47.    Athwal  GS, Sahajpal DT, Rudan JF, Ellis RE. Computer-assisted localization of osteoid osteoma: an initial experience. Orthopedics. 2007 Mar;30(3):222-6. 40.    

48.    Inoue J, Kersten M, Ma B, Rudan J, Ellis RE. Fast assessment of acetabular coverage using stereoscopic volume rendering. Stud Health Technol Inform. IOS Press, 2006, Vol. 119, 225–227.

49.    Ma B, Long W, Rudan JF, Ellis RE. Three-dimensional analysis of alignment error in using femoral intramedullary guides in unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. J Arthroplasty. 2006 Feb;21(2):271-8. Erratum in: J Arthroplasty. 2006 Dec;21(8):1221.

50.    Mayman D, Vasarhelyi E, Long W, Rudan J, Ellis R, Pichora D.  Computer-Assisted Guide Wire Insertion for Hip Fracture Fixation.  J Orthop Trauma. 2005 Oct;19(9):610-5.

51.     Athwal GS, Dexter DF, Hall S, Rudan JF. Intramuscular metastasis of maxillary squamous cell carcinoma. J Otolaryngol. 2005 Aug;34(4):247-9.

52.    Rudan J. Closing Wedge High Tibial Osteotomy for Medial Compartment Osteoarthritis. Canadian Orthopaedic Association Journal  2004 Volume 66.

53.    Bond DM, Rudan J, Kobus SM, Adams MA. Depot local anesthetic in polymethylmethacrylate bone cement: a preliminary study. Clin Orthop Relat Res. (418):242-5. Jan 2004.

54.    Mayman DJ, Rudan J, Watson D, Ellis R. Computer-enhanced insertion of the Oxford unicompartmental arthroplasty: a fluoroguide technique. Comput Aided Surg.  9(3):81-5. 2004.

55.    Athwal GS, Pichora DR, Ellis RE, Rudan JF. A computer-assisted guidance technique for the localization and excision of osteoid osteoma. Orthopedics. 2004 Feb;27(2):195-7.

56.    Mayman D, Rudan J, Yach J, Ellis R. The Kingston periacetabular osteotomy utilizing computer enhancement: a new technique. Comput Aided Surg. 2002;7(3):179-86.

57.    Ma B, Ellis R, Rudan J. Affine transformations and atlases:  Assessing a new navigational tool for knee arthroplasty.  Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention – MICCAI.  Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science #LNCS 2488, 2002, p331-338.

58.    Tetro MA, Rudan J.  The effects of a pneumatic tourniquet on blood loss in total knee arthroplasty. Can J Surg. 2001 Feb;44(1):33-8.

59.    Zdero R, Fenton P, Rudan J, Bryant J. Fuji Film and Ultrasound Measurement of TKR Contact Areas.  Journal of Arthroplasty. 2001 Apr;16(3):367-75.  

60.    Tetro MA, Rudan J. Tourniquet Use Suring Total Knee Arthroplasty Did Not Reduce Total Blood Loss. Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery. Vol.83-A No.8 pg.1282. 2001.

61.    Chen E, Ellis R, Bryant J, Rudan J.  A Computational Model of Postoperative Knee Kinematics. Med Image Anal. 2001 Dec;5(4):317-30.  

62.    Ellis R, Tso C, Rudan J, Harrison M. Surgical Planning and Guidance System for High Tibial Osteotomy.  Journal of Computer-Aided Surgery 1999;4(5):264-74.

63.    Ellis R, Kerr D, Rudan J, Davidson L. Minimally invasive excision of deep bone tumors.  In Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention – MICCAI.  Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science 2001, pp1154-1156.

64.    Rudan J, Harrison M, Simurda M. Optimizing Femorotibial Alignment in High Tibial Osteotomy. Canadian Journal of Surgery. 1999 Oct;42(5):366-70.

65.    Cornwall GB, Rudan JF, Bryant JT, Deluzio KJ, Simurda MA, Sorbie C. The distribution of surface degradation mechanisms in TKA. A comparison of fixed bearings versus mobile bearing designs. J Bone Joint Surg 1998, 80 B: Suppl. I-37.

66.    Tso C, Ellis R, Rudan J, Harrison M.  A surgical planning and guidance system for high tibial surgery.  In Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention – MICCAI. 1998, pp 39-50.  Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science #1496.

67.    Bardana D, Smith R, Cervenko, Rudan J. Fat Embolism Syndrome Demonstrating Only Neurologic Symptoms. Canadian Journal of Surgery. 1998 Oct;41(5):398-402.

68.    Katoh T, Griffin M, Wevers H, Rudan J. Bone Hardness Testing in the Trabecular Bone of the Human Journal of Arthroplasty. 1996 Jun;11(4):460-8.

69.    Siu D, Wevers H, Griffith P, Rudan J. Femoral Articular Shape and Geometry: A 3D Computerized Analysis of the Knee. Journal of Arthroplasty.  1996 Feb;11(2):166-73.

70.    Mitchell A, Rudan J, Fenton P. Juxtacortical Dedifferentiated Chondrosarcoma from a Primary Periosteal Chondrosarcoma.  Modern Pathology. 1996 Mar;9(3):279-83.

71.    Cornwall B, Bryant T, Hansson C, Rudan J. Kennedy L, Cooke TD. A Quantitative Technique for Reporting Surface Degradation Patterns of UHMWPE Components of Retrieved Total Knee Replacements. J. of Applied Biomaterials.1995 Spring;6(1):9-1.  

72.    Rudan JF, Simurda MA. Valgus High Tibial Osteotomy:  A Long Term Follow-up Study. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 1991 Jul;(268):157-60.

73.    Rudan JF, Simurda MA, High Tibial Osteotomy:  A Prospective and Roentgen graphic Review.  Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 1990 Jun;(255):251-6.

74.    Oakeshott RD, Morgan DA, Zukor DJ, Rudan JF, Brooks PJ, Gross AE. Revision total hip arthroplasty with osseous allograft reconstruction. A clinical and roentgenographic analysis. Clin Orthop Relat Res. 1987 Dec;(225):37-61.

75.    Nguyen C, Simurda M, Cooke T, Rudan J. Comparison of High Tibial Osteotomy versus High Tibial and Maquet Osteotomies in Dual Compartment Osteoarthritis. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 1989 Aug;(245):179-87.

76.    Oakeshott R, Zukor D, Brooks P, Gross A, Rudan J. The Use of Allograft Bone for Protrusio Acetabuli in Revision Arthroplasty. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 71B, 347, 1989.

77.    Gross A, Mergler S, Czitrom A, Langer F, Rudan J. Upper Extremity Reconstruction after Tumor Excision Using Allograft Bone.  Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 71B, 351, 1989.

78.    Zukor D, Brooks P, Oakeshott R, Gross A, Rudan J. Fresh Small Fragment Osteochondral Allograft for Post Traumatic Defects. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery. 70B, 337, 1988.

79.    McAuley J, Oakeshott R, Zukor D, Brooks P, Gross A, Rudan J. The Use of Allografts in Orthopedic Surgery. Orthopedics. 2:1, 1988.

80.    Girotti M, Cohanim M, Rudan J.   Amphojeloma: Antacid Impactions in a Critically Ill Patient. Canadian Journal of Surgery. 1984 Jul;27(4):379-80, 382.


Peer Reviewed Conference Publications (Submitted)

1.    Ungi T, Gauvin G, Yeo CT, C Engel J, Rudan J , Fichtinger G.  Real Time Navigation in Breast Tumor Surgery. Submitted to 29th International Congress and Exhibition of Computer Assisted Radiology Surgery, Barcelona, Spain June 24-27, 2015.


Peer Reviewed Conference Publications (Career total 164)

1.    Kunz M, Balaketheeswaran S, Ellis RE, Rudan JF. The influence of osteophytes depiction in CT for patient-specific guided hip resurfacing procedures. Accepted to Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg. Barcelona, Spain, June 2015.  

2.    Hefny MS, Rudan JF, Ellis RE: Computer assisted hip resurfacing planning using Lie group shape models. Accepted to Int J Comput Assist Radiol Surg. Barcelona, Spain, June 2015.  

3.    Gauvin G, Ungi T, Yeo CT,  Fichtinger G,  Rudan J , Nanji S, Walker R, Engel CJ. Breast-conserving surgery using real-time electromagnetic navigation: phantom study, cadaver study and pilot study on palpable tumors. Poster accepted to 32nd Annual Miami Breast Cancer Conference® (MBCC).  Miami, FL, USA, February 2015.

1.    Kamil Y, Bryant JT, Rudan J. Surface texturing to reduce polyethylene-metal friction in total knee arthroplasty. Queen’s University William Ersil Resident Research Day in Surgery. Kingston, ON, November 2014.

2.    Taylor MA, Rudan J, Pichora D. Forequarter Amputation to treat two Upper Extremity Malignancies in a Previously Irradiated Tissue bed with Pre-operative Prophylactic Embolization: A Case Report (poster). William Ersil Resident Research Day in Surgery, Kingston, ON, Canada, November 2014.

4.    Gauvin G, Yeo C, Ungi T, Engel J, Fichtinger G, Rudan J. Real-Time Electromagnetic Navigation for Breast Tumor Resection: Proof of Concept, (Poster) Canadian Surgery Forum, Vancouver, BC, Canada, September, 2014.

5.    Gauvin G, Yeo CT, Ungi T, Fichtinger G, Nanji S, Rudan J, Engel CJ. Real-time EM navigated breast conserving surgery: phantom and cadaver experiments, Seventh Image Guided Therapy Workshop, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA, September 2014.

6.    Hefny MS, Pichora DR, Rudan JR, and Ellis RE. Manifold Statistical Shape Analysis of the Distal Radius. International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (CARS), Fukuoka, Japan, June 2014.

7.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Ellis RE. A novel navigation method for acetabular cup orientation using patient-specific guide and inertia sensors: A pilot clinical trial. Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (CARS), 28th International Conference and Exhibition, Fukuoka, Japan, June 2014.

8.    Gauvin G, Yeo CT, Ungi T, Fichtinger G, Rudan J, Engel CJ. Real-time electromagnetic navigation for breast tumor resection: Proof of concept. The Hamlyn Symposium on Medical Robotics, London, UK. July 2014.

9.    Rudan J. The influence of osteophytes in hip resurfacing procedures using patient-specific instrument guides. Charles Sorbie Faculty Research Day in Surgery, Kingston, ON, Canada, April 2014.

10.    Anand M, King F, Ungi T, Lasso A, Rudan J, Jayender J, Fritz J, Carrino JA, Jolesz FA, Fichtinger G. Design and development of a mobile image overlay system for needle interventions. Imaging Network of Ontario Symposium, Toronto, ON, Canada, March 2014.

11.    Zakani S, Rudan J, Ellis R. Articular soft tissues affect hip kinematics: A cadaveric study.
ASME Int Mech Eng Cong Expo, November 2013, San Diego, CA, USA - Paper IMECE2012-63297.

12.    Kempston M, Ungi T, King F. Keri Z. Lasso A, Mousavi P, Rudan J, Fichtinger G, Borschneck D. Spinal Curvature Measurement Tracked by Ultrasound Snapshots. Queen’s University William Ersil Resident Research Day in Surgery, Kingston, ON, November 2013.

13.    Hutchinson L, Torrens M, Rasquinha BJ, Ellis RE, Rudan JR. Preliminary design of a Cable-driven Hip Actuator for Biomechanics Studies. Queen’s University Musculoskeletal Research Day, Kingston, ON, October 2013.


14.    Kempston M, Ungi T, King F. Keri Z. Lasso A, Mousavi P, Rudan J, Fichtinger G, Borschneck D. Spinal Curvature Measurement Tracked by Ultrasound Snapshots. Queen’s University Musculoskeletal Research Day, Kingston, ON, October 2013.

15.    Rasquinha BJ, Kunz M, Rudan JF, Ellis RE. Hip impingement patterns during passive range of motion of fresh frozen cadaveric hips. IMECHE 2013, San Diego, CA. August 2013.

16.    Ellis RE, Kunz M, Rudan J. Progress, Problems and Prospects for Additive Manufacturing in Orthopedics: 6 Years of Experience. Materialise Orthopaedic/CMF Forum, Detroit, MI, USA, July 2013.

17.    Ellis R, Zakani S, Rudan J, Ellis R. Intra-articular soft tissue affect hip kinematics. (Poster) The Congress and Exhibition for Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, Berlin, July 2013.

18.    Kunz M, Stewart ZJ, Rudan JF, Kratky V. Intraoperative localization of posterior orbital tumours using a patient-specific instrument guide. Best Poster Award at the Congress and Exhibition for Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, July Berlin, 2013.

19.    Rudan JF, Balaketheeswaran S, Ellis R, Kunz M. The influence of osteophytes in hip resurfacing procedures using patient-specific instrument guides. The Congress and Exhibition for Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, Berlin, July 2013.

20.    Ellis R, Rasquinha B, Rudan J, Wood G. Aspherical morphology of the osteoarthritic hip: Two arthritic pathologies. Poster - The Congress and Exhibition for Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, Berlin, July 2013.

21.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Mann S, Twiss R, Ellis RE. Acetabular cup navigation using patient-specific guide and inertia sensors. 13th Annual Meeting of the Int. Soc. for Computer Assisted Orthop Surg (CAOS), Orlando, FL, USA, June 2013.

22.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Stewart AJ, Waldman SD, Bardana DD. Image-guided osteochondral autologous autografting of the ankle. (Poster) The International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopedic Surgery (CAOS), Orlando, FL, USA, June, 2013.

23.    Rudan J. Component position and metal ion levels in computer-navigated hip resurfacing arthroplasty: results from 3D analysis. Charles Sorbie Faculty Research Day in Surgery, Kingston, ON, Canada, April 2013.

24.    Rudan J. Tracking Translations in the Human Hip. Charles Sorbie Faculty Research Day in Surgery, Kingston, ON, Canada, April 2013.

25.    Bardana DD, Stewart AJ, Kunz M, Waldman SD, Rudan JF. Computer Assisted Mosaicplasty. Charles Sorbie Department of Surgery Research Day, Kingston, ON, Canada, April 2013

26.    Zakani S, Smith EJ, Kunz M, Wood G, Rudan J, Ellis RE.  Tracking translations in the human hip. Human Mobility Research Centre Integrated Seminar Series in Biomedical Sciences and Engineering. Kingston, ON, Canada, January 2013.

27.    Smith EJ, Rudan JF, Bardana DD, Ellis RE.  Use of intraoperative 3D volume visualization for navigated bone tumor resection: A report of two cases.  In Proc Comput Assist Orthop Surg. Abstract #77 - poster, Seoul, Korea, 2012.

28.    Zakani S, Smith EJ, Kunz M, Wood G, Rudan J, Ellis RE.  Tracking translations in the human hip. In Proc of the ASME 2012 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE), Houston TX, USA. November 2012.

29.    Hesse D, Mayich J, Harrison M, Rudan J. Using computer assisted surgical techniques to enhance accuracy of the distal tibial cut in total ankle arthroplasties. William Ersil Resident Research Day in Surgery, Kingston, ON, November 2012.

30.    Mann S, Fedorak G, Rudan JF.  Early rate of hip resurfacing arthroplasty with the ASR implant. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Orthopaedic Association, Ottawa, ON, Canada, June, 2012.

31.    Ellis RE, Kunz M. Rudan J. Five-year experience with individualized templates for orthopaedic surgery. Materialise World Conference. Leuven, Belgium, April 2012.

32.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Devlin S, Waldman SD, Hurtig M, Stewart J: Computer-assisted navigation for mosaic arthroplasty. 25th  Int. Congress and Exhibition for Computer Assisted Radiology and Surg., Berlin, July 2011

33.    Smith EJ, Anstey J, Kunz M, Rasquinha B, Rudan J, St John P, Wood GCA, Ellis RE. Investigating the contribution of soft tissues to impingements at the hip joint: a preliminary study. 11th Annual Meeting of the Int. Soc. for Computer Assisted Orthop Surg, London, UK, June 2011.

34.    Girardi B, Kunz M, Rudan JF, Wood GCA. Comparison of 2D and 3D measurements of femoral neck-shaft angles. 11th Annual Meeting of the Int. Soc. for Computer Assisted Orthop Surg, London, UK, June 2011.

35.    Vasarhelyi EM, Kunz M, Rudan JF, Ellis RE. Comparison study of conventional and CT-based individualized instrument guided acetabular component placement. 11th Annual Meeting of the Int. Soc. for Computer Assisted Orthop Surg, London, UK, June 2011.

36.    Bow J, Kunz M, Rudan JF, Wood GCA, Ellis RE. Physical and psychological outcomes of hip resurfacing using individualized templates. 11th Annual Meeting of the Int. Soc. for Computer Assisted Orthop Surg, London, UK, June 2011.   

37.    Wood GCA, Kunz M, Ellis RE, Rudan JF. Comparison of Imageless versus CT-guided Technique in Computer-assisted Hip Resurfacing. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Orthop Assoc., St. John, Newfoundland, Canada, June 2011.

38.    Wood G, Rudan JF, Rasquinha B, Ellis RE. Acetabular orientation in adults with developmental dysplasia of the hip. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Orthop Assoc., St. John, Newfoundland, Canada, June 2011.

39.    Wood GCA, Kunz M, Ellis RE, Rudan JF. Comparison of Imageless versus CT-guided Technique in Computer-assisted Hip Resurfacing. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Orthop Assoc., St. John, Newfoundland, Canada, June 2011.

40.    Vasarhelyi EM, Thomas B, Mann S, Grant H, Deluzio K, Rudan J. Randomized controlled study analysis of fixed bearing and rotating platform total knee arthroplasty.  Annual Meeting of the Canadian Orthopaedic Association, St. John, Newfoundland, Canada, June 2011.

41.    Bardana D, Rudan J, Kunz M, Waldman S, Devlin S, Hurtig M and Stewart J. Computer-assisted mosaicplasty. Kingston General Hospital Research Showcase. (Poster), Kingston, ON, Canada, May 2011.

42.    Hesse D, Mayich J, Rudan JF and Harrison M. Using computer assisted surgical techniques to enhance accuracy of the distal tibial cut in total ankle arthroplasties. Kingston General Hospital Research Showcase. (Poster), Kingston, ON, Canada, May 2011.

43.    Rudan JF, Yach J, Kunz M and Ellis RE.  Planning and navigation of an internal hemi-pelvectomy using a dual navigation system. Kingston General Hospital Research Showcase. (Poster), Kingston, ON, Canada, May 2011.

44.    Rasquinha B, Rudan JF, Wood GCA, Ellis.  Ellipsoid fitting of dysplastic and early arthritic articular hip surfaces. Kingston General Hospital Research Showcase. (Poster), Kingston, ON, Canada, May 2011.

45.    Smith EJ, Anstey J, Lee W, Rudan JF, and Ellis RE. Can rapid prototyping accurately represent the 3D shape of the hip? Kingston General Hospital Research Showcase.  (Poster), Kingston, ON, Canada, May 2011.

46.    Rasquinha B, Rudan JF, Wood GCA, Ellis RE: Ellipsoid fitting of dysplastic and early arthritic articular hip surfaces. In Proc Orthop Res Soc. 2011.

47.    Smith EJ, Anstey J, Lee W, Rudan JF, Ellis RE: Can rapid prototyping accurately represent the 3D shape of the hip? In Proc Orthop Res Soc. 2011.

48.    Ellis R, Rasquinha, Wood GCA, Rudan JR. Hip Biomechanics and arthritis prevention. (Poster) Military Veterans Health Research Forum, Kingston, ON, Canada, November 2010.

49.    Ellis R, Rasquinha B, Wood G, Rudan J. 3D shape analysis of arthritic hips: a preliminary study.  24th International Congress of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (CARS), Geneva, Switzerland, June 2010.

50.    Rasquinha B, Rudan JF, Wood GCA, Ellis RE. 3D shapes of the arthritic hip joint: a preliminary study. (Poster)10th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS), Versailles, France, June 2010.

47.    Kunz M, Rudan J. Navigating cup orientation with individualized guides during hip resurfacing. (Poster)10th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS), Versailles, France, June 2010

48.    Rudan J, Yach J, Kunz M, Ellis R. Planning and navigation of an internal hemi-pelvectomy using a dual navigation system. (Poster) 10th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS), Versailles, France, June 2010.

49.    Kunz M, Rudan J, Wood G, Ellis R. Hip resurfacing with individualized drill templates – comparison between antero-lateral and posterior approach, 10th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS), Versailles, France, June 2010.

50.    Clouthier A, Brandon S, Deluzio K, Rudan J. Biomechanical Changes Due To Total Knee Arthroplasty With Two Implant Designs. 16th Bi-annual Canadian Society of Biomechanics Conference, Kingston, ON Canada, June 2010.

51.    Kunz M, Ma B, Rudan J, Ellis R, Pichora D. Computer-Generated Instrument Guides for Distal Radius Osteotomy: A Preliminary Clinical Trial. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Orthopaedic Association, Edmonton, AB, Canada, June 2010.

52.    Ma B, Kunz M, Alsanawi H, Rudan J, Pichora D. Computer-Assisted Navigation Versus Customized Guides for Distal Radius Osteotomy. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Orthopaedic Association, Edmonton, AB, Canada, June 2010.

53.    Mann S, Rudan J, Bow J, Grant H, Kunz M. Improvements in Patient Quality of Life Indicators Following Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty.  (Poster) Annual Meeting of the Canadian Orthopaedic Association, Edmonton, AB, Canada, June 2010.

54.    Mann S, Rudan J, Bow J, Grant H, Kunz M. Improvements in Patient Quality of Life Indicators Following Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty. William Ersil Resident Research Day in Surgery, Kingston, ON, Canada, March 2010.

55.    Kunz M, Devlin S, Rudan JF, Waldman SD, Stewart J. Computer-assisted planning for mosaic arthroplasty. 23rd International Congress and Exhibition for Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, Berlin, June 2009.

56.    Ma B, Kunz M, Fedorak G, Rudan J, Alsanawi, H, Smith B, Ellis R,  Pichora D. Computer-assisted navigation vs customized jigs for distal radius. 9th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS), Boston, June 2009.

57.    Kunz M, Ma B, Rudan JF, Ellis RE, Pichora DR. Individualized instrument guides for distal radius osteotomy. 9th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS), Boston, June 2009.

58.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Xenoyannis GL, Ellis RE.  Accuracy of femoral component placement for hip resurfacing using individualized templates: A clinical trial. 9th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS), Boston, June 2009.

59.    Mayich DJ, Harrison MM, Daniels TR, Kunz M, Quinn A, Rudan J. A novel use of a computer assisted personalized intra-operative guidance tool in total ankle arthroplasty. 9th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery CAOS-International, Boston, June 2009.

60.    Hurtig MB, Kunz M, Devlin S, Rudan J, Stewart J, Bardana D, Waldman S. Individualized rapid prototyped guides for optimization of mosaic arthroplasty. ICRS – 8th World Congress of the International Cartilage Repair Society. Miami, May 2009.

61.    Ma B, Ellis RE, Rudan JF. Risk-based classification of the proximal femur for hip resurfacing. In Proc Orthop Res Soc, Paper #2014. 2009.

62.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Ellis RE, Computer-assisted hip resurfacing with individual drill templates, CARS 2008 Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery 22nd International Conference and Exhibition, Barcelona, Spain, June 2008.

63.    Ma B, Kunz M, Ling M, Rudan JF, Ellis RE, Abolmaesumi P, Pichora D. Laboratory and pilot study of customized jigs for distal radius osteotomy. 8th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS), Hong Kong, June 2008.

64.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Bardana D, Stewart J, Waldman SD. Computer Assisted Mosaicplasty. 8th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS), Hong Kong, June 2008.

65.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Comparison of clinical outcome between CT based computer-assisted and conventional hip resurfacing techniques, American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 75th Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA, USA, March 2008.

66.    Rudan JF, Chakravertty R, Ma B, Watson D, Grant HJ. Computer assisted fluoroguide surgical navigation-A prospective radiographic review with the minimally invasive oxford unicompartmental knee arthroplasty. 7th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, Frankfurt, Germany, June 2007.

67.    Kunz M, Ma B, Huang K, Rudan JF, Ellis RE. Do different surgical approaches influence the precision of image-free and CT-guided computer-assisted hip resurfacing systems? International Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, Frankfurt, Germany, June 2007.

68.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Ellis RE. Computer aided hip resurfacing using rapid prototyping.   7th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery. Frankfurt, Germany, June 2007

69.    Inoue J, Ma B, Matusiak M, Stewart J, Ellis R, Rudan J. Computer-aided evaluation of center edge angle variability. 6th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer-Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, 232-4. Montreal, Quebec, Canada, June 2006.

70.    Kunz M, Ploeg L, Rudan JF, Ellis RE.  Computer-aided resurfacing using rapid prototyping. Annual Meeting of Canadian Orthopaedic Association, Halifax, NS, Canada, June 2007.

71.    Kunz M, Rudan JF, Ellis RE.  Tracking facture fragments with fiducial markers. Annual Meeting of the Canadian Orthopaedic Association, Halifax, NS, Canada, June 2007.

72.    Kunz M, Rudan J, Ellis RE. An image-free CAS method for intraoperative kinematic planning of cup orientation in total hip replacement. 7th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery. Berlin, Germany, 2006.

73.    Lincoln M, Ma B, Long W, Yach J, Rudan J, Ellis R. Long term clinical follow-up of image-guided periactabular osteotomy. 6th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, June 2006.

74.    Ma B, Rudan J. Computing the range of femoral component alignment in metal on metal hip resurfacing. 6th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, June 2006.

75.    Ma B, Kunz M, Chen Y, Ploeg L, Rudan J. Does approach influence planning and navigation in imageless guided hip resurfacing. 6th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery. Montreal, Quebec, Canada, June 2006.

76.    Xenoyannis G, Long W, Rudan J, Ellis R. Computer aided resurfacing arthroplasty. 6th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, June 2006.

77.    Ma B, Watson D, Rudan J, Ellis RE. One-year clinical results of image-guided and conventional Oxford Unicompartmental knee replacement. 5th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, Helsinki, Finland, 2005.

78.    Richards S, Stewart J A, Rudan J F, Pichora D. A natural and intuitive 3D planning for orthopaedic surgery. 5th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, Helsinki, Finland, 2005.

79.    Long WJ, Rudan J, Ellis RE. Computer aided hip resurfacing arthroplasty.  5th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, Helsinki, Finland, 2005.

80.    Ma B, Long W, Yach J, Rudan J, Ellis RE. Short-term clinical results of image-guided periacetabular osteotomy.  5th Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, Helsinki, Finland, 2005.

81.    Rudan J, Grant H, Lynn S, Nauth A, Costigan P.  Analysis of Gait using Principle Component. Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS). 2004.

82.    Rudan J, Yach J, Ellis R. Computer Enhanced Periacetabular Osteotomy- A New Technique. American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS) New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 2003.

83.    Ma B, Rudan J, Ellis R. Errors in Alignment Relying on IM Guides in MIS surgery. 3rd Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS). Marbella, Spain, June 2003.

84.    Tang T, Rudan J, Ellis R.  Accuracy of Total Knee Components Sizing.  3rd Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS). Marbella, Spain, June 2003.

85.    Rudan J, Lors W, Watson D, Pichora D, Ellis R. Computer Assisted Fluoroscopic Hip Pinning.  3rd Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS). Marbella, Spain, June 2003.

86.    Mayman D, Rudan J, Ellis R.  Fluoroscopic MIS Unicompartmental Knee Replacement.  3rd Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS). Marbella, Spain, June 2003.

87.    Mayman D, Rudan J, Ellis R. Computer Assisted Minimal Invasive Oxford Unicondylar Knee Replacement.  3rd Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS). Marbella, Spain, June 2003.

88.    Rudan J, Lynn S, Grant H, Costigan P, Nauth A.  Gait Analysis using Principle components analysis the outcome of Sigma PS knee. Canadian Orthopaedic Association (COA). Winnipeg, MA, Canada, June 2003.

89.    Ma B, Rudan J, Ellis R.  Accuracy of femoral intrameduallary guides in unicompartmental knee replacement.  49th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society.  February 2003.

90.    Chen E, Ellis R, Bryant J, Rudan J. A computational model of postoperative knee kinematics.  World Congress on Biomechanics.  Elvis Chen - Winner of the CSB New Investigator Award (best student paper) 2002.

91.    Ellis R, Athwal G, Rudan J.  Image guidance without images:  Deformable models for surgical guidance.  2nd Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS). Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, June 2002.

92.    Ma B, Ellis R, Rudan J. Is affine registration sufficiently accurate for image-guided surgery? 2nd Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS).  Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, June 2002.

93.    Mayman D, Ellis R, Yach J, Rudan J. Computer enhanced periacetabular osteotomy:  A new technique.  2nd Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS). Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA, June 2002.

94.    Ellis R, Rudan J, Davidson L.  Excision of osteoid osteoma from the tibia.  Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS). USA, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, July 2001.

95.    Chen E, Ellis R, Rudan J, Bryant J. A 3D patient-specific model of passive post TKR kinematics.  Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS), USA. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, July 2001.

96.    Chen E, Ellis R, Rudan J. A 3D patient-specific model of passive post –TKR kinematics. Abstract from CAOS- International.  1st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, in Computer Aided Surgery, CAOS. Davos, Switzerland, 2001.

97.    Ellis R, Rudan J, Davidson L. Excision of osteoid osteoma from the tibia.  Abstract from CAOS International. 1st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery in Computer Aided Surgery. Davos, Switzerland, 2001.

98.    Groll D, Rudan J. Patient Quality-of-Life Following Bilateral Total Knee Replacement. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS), London, ON, Canada, June 2001.

99.    Laverty L, Kerr D, Harrison M, Rudan J, Ellis R. High Tibial Osteotomy: Fluoroscopic Versus Computer-Assisted.  Canadian Orthopaedic Association (COA). London, ON, Canada, June 2001.

100.    Ellis R, Rudan J, Harrison M.  An in vitro accuracy analysis of computer-assisted high tibial osteotomy.  46th Annual Meeting of the Orthopaedic Research Society. 2000.

101.    Ellis R, Rudan J, Harrison M.  Planning and guidance of tibial osteotomies:  Clinical results.  1st Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS). 2000.

102.    Ellis R, Rudan J, Harrison M.  Planning and guidance of tibial osteotomies:  Clinical results.  In Proceedings of the 4th Annual North American Program on Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS). Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, 2000.

103.    Ellis R, Rudan J. Robot Registration for Computer Assisted Surgery. Annual Meeting of the International Society for Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery (CAOS).  Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, 2000.

104.    Ellis R, Rudan J, Harrison M. Computer-enhanced orthopaedic surgery:  The high tibial osteotomy. In Proceeding of the ASME Bioengineering Conference, BED. Vol. 42, 17-18, 1999.

105.    Rudan J, Adams M, Kobas S. Does Vacuum Mixing Effect the Release of Lidocaine from Polymethylmethacrylate. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS). Newfoundland, Canada, 1999.

106.    Rudan J, Adams M, Kobas S. Does the Particle Size of Local Anaesthetic Effect its Elution from Polymethylmethacrylate. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS). Newfoundland, Canada, 1999.

107.    Rudan J, Adams M, Kobas S. Evaluation of the Elution of Lidocaine Base vs. Lidocaine Hydrochloride for Methylmethacrylate.  Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS). Newfoundland, Canada, 1999.

108.    Chen E, Ellis R, Rudan J. A Patient Specific Model of Prosthetic Knee Kinematics. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS).  Newfoundland, Canada, 1999.

109.    Laprad J, Culham E, Bryant T, Rudan J. A Self-Administered Instrument for Assessing Severity in Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS).  Newfoundland, Canada, 1999.

110.    Simurda M, Cooke T, Rudan J. The Influence of Joint Line Obliquity on High Tibial Osteotomy Correction. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Orthopaedic Transactions. 1998.

111.    Rudan J, Adams M, Bond D. Anaesthetic Bone Cement Elution Profiles in Polymethylmethacrylate.  Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society Meeting. Ottawa, ON, Canada, 1998.

112.    Groll D, Rudan J, MacKenzie T. A One-Year Follow-up Study of Patient-Perceived Health Status Following Total Knee Replacement Surgery. Canadian Orthopaedic Association Meeting. Ottawa, ON, Canada, 1998.

113.    Ellis R, Rudan J, Fleet D, Bryant J, Fenton P. Evaluation of registration accuracy for image-guided surgeries:  A proximal tibial application. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society. Ottawa, ON, Canada, 1998.

114.    Rudan J, Ellis R, Tso S, McAllister P, MacLeod C. Computer Enhanced High Tibial Osteotomy - A New Surgical Technique.  Canadian Orthopaedic Association Meeting, Ottawa, ON, Canada, 1998.

115.    Zee B, Deluzio K, Siu D, Costigan P, Murnaghan L, Noce R, Sorbie C, Birchard D, Winnett B, Rudan J, Fenton P. Reliability and Validity of the Extended Scott’s Radiographic Scores for Osteoarthritis of the Knee. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society Meeting (CORS). Ottawa, ON, Canada, 1998.

116.    Zdero R, Bryant J, Rudan J. In Vitro Contact Areas of Total Knee Replacements (TKRs):  An Ultrasound Study.  Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society Meeting (CORS). Ottawa, ON, Canada, 1998.  

117.    Ellis R, Fleet D, Bryant J, Rudan J, Fenton P. A method for evaluating CT-based surgical registration.  International Conference on Medical Robotics and Computer-Assisted Surgery. 1997.

118.    Zdero R, Bryant J, Fenton P, Rudan J.  An ultrasound technique for Studying Contact Mechanics of Total Knee Replacements (TKR’s). Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society Meeting (CORS), Hamilton, ON, Canada,1997.

119.    Cornwall B, Bryant J, Sorbie C, Rudan J.  Wear Patterns in Polyethylene Components of Fixed Bearing and Mobile Bearing TKR. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society Meeting (CORS), Hamilton, ON, Canada, 1997.  

120.    Ellis R, Rudan J, Chi T, Bryant J, Fenton P. Use of Image Guided Surgery for High Tibial Osteotomy Planning. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society Meeting (CORS). Hamilton, ON, Canada,1997.

121.    Ellis R, Rudan J, Tso C, Bryant J. Computer-assisted High Tibial Osteotomies. Third International Symposium on Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery. Hamilton, ON, Canada,1997.

122.    Groll D, MacKenzie T, Rudan J. Factors Influencing Patient Perceived Outcomes Following Total Knee Replacement Surgery. Canadian Society for Epidemiology and Biostatics. London, ON; 13th International Meeting of the International Society of Technology Assessment in Health Care, Barcelona, Spain; The Canadian Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting, Hamilton, ON;  14th Annual Meeting, Chicago; 14th International ISQUA Conference, Chicago, Il, USA, 1997.

123.    Gray J, Winnett A, Bryant J, Reid J, Rudan J. Quantitative Analysis of Patellofemoral Joint Anatomy.  Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS). PQ, 1996.

124.    Cornwall G, Rudan J, Bryant J, Deluzio K, Simurda M, Sorbie C. The Distribution of Surface Degradation Mechanisms in TKR: A Comparison of Fixed Bearing Versus Mobile Bearing Designs. ISTA’96 Symposium. Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1996.

125.    Simurda M, Harrison M, Rudan J. Optimization of Femoral Tibial Alignment in Valgus High Tibial Osteotomy (HTO). CORS. PQ, 1996.

126.    Hobden S, Rudan J. Reducing the Costs of Total Knee Arthroplasty Using Preoperative Implant Sizing. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS).  PQ, Canada, 1996.

127.    Costigan P, Small C, Winnett A, Bryant J, Rudan J.  Errors in Patellofemoral Joint Measurements. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS).  PQ, Canada, 1996.

128.    Cornwall G, Bryant J, Simurda M, Sorbie C, Rudan J.  Wear of UHMWPE in TKR: Fixed Bearing Versus Meniscal Bearing Designs. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS).  PQ, Canada, 1996.

129.    Zdero R, Bryant J, Fenton P, Rudan J.  An Ultrasound Technique for Studying Contact Mechanics of Total Knee Replacement (TKR). Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS).  PQ, Canada, 1996.

130.    Bardana D, Smith R, Cervenko, Rudan J.  Fat Embolism Syndrome Demonstrating Only Neurological Symptoms. Canadian Orthopaedic Residents’ Association. Banff, AB, Canada, 1996.

131.    Goetz T, Fenton P, Cornwall G, Zdero R, Rudan J. Ultrasound Wear Analysis of Ultra High Molecular Weight Polyethylene Tibial Insert Retrieval Specimens. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS).  Halifax, NS, Canada, 1995.

132.    Deluzio K, Wyss U, Zee B, Bryant J, Rudan J. The Analysis and Clinical Interpretation of Gait Data Using Principal Components. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS).  Halifax, NS, Canada, 1995.

133.    Small C, Bryant J, Griffiths P, Rudan J.  Precision of Standardized Patellofemoral Radiographic Measurements. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS).  Winnipeg, MA, Canada, 1994.

134.    Cornwall, G, Bryant J, Hansson C, Kennedy L, Cooke T, Rudan J. A Quantitative Technique for Reporting the Surface Degradation of UHMWPE Components of Retrieved Total Knee Replacement. ASTM Workshop on the Characterization and Performance of Ultra High Molecular Polyethylene. Montreal, PQ, Canada, 1994.

135.    Howard A, Siu D, Wevers H, Rudan J. Knee Implant Surface Geometry. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS). Montreal, PQ, Canada, 1993.

136.    Katoh T, Wevers H, Griffin M, Rudan J. Bone Hardness Testing in the Trabecular Bone of the Human Patella. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS). Montreal, PQ, Canada, 1993.

137.    Cornwall G, Cooke T, Fisher S, Simurda M, Bryant J, Rudan J. Role of Alignment in Degradation Patterns of Retrieved Knee Implants. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS). Montreal, PQ, Canada, 1993.

138.    Katoh T, Rudan J, Wevers H. Bone Hardness Testing of the Human Patella. Canadian Biomechanics Conference, Kingston, ON, Canada, 1992.

139.    Wevers H, Siu D, Griffiths P, Rudan J.  Femoral Articular Shape and Geometry -- A Three Dimensional Computerized Analysis of the Knee. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS) 26th Annual Meeting. Toronto, ON, Canada, 1992.

140.    Katoh T, Griffin M, Wevers H, Rudan J. Statistical Assessment of Reduction of Trabecular Bone Hardness in the Patella Caused by Flat End Indentor Tests. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS). Montreal, PQ, Canada, 1992.

141.    Cornwall G, Bryant J, Cooke T, Hebda-Dutkiewicz E, Hansson C, Rudan J. A Preliminary Review of Multidisciplinary Factors in Orthopaedic Implant Retrieval Analysis.  Canadian Medical and Biological Engineering Conference Proceedings. Toronto, ON, Canada, 1992.

142.    Wevers H, Siu D, Cooke T, Saunders G, Rudan J. Standardized Radiographic Technique for the Patellofemoral Compartment of the Knee.  Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery Orthopaedic Transactions CORS. Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 1991.

143.    Harrison M, Simurda MD, Cooke T, Rudan J. Influence of Joint Line Obliquity on Lower Limb Alignment after Total Knee Replacement. Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery (B) Orthopaedic Transactions COA. Calgary, AB, Canada, 1991.

144.    Griffiths P, Wevers H, Rudan J. Human Patellar Structure Geometry and Trabecular Orientation. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS) Vancouver Orthopaedic Transactions. Vancouver, BC, Canada, 1990.

145.    Zukor D, Rubin I, Daigle M, Roy I, Duval P, Yahia H, Farine I, Gross A, Rudan J. Allotransplantation of Frozen Irradiated Menisci in Rabbits.  Orthopedic Research Society (ORS), New Orleans, Louisiana, USA 1990.

146.    Keating S, Pritzker K, Farine I, Czitrom A, Zukor D, Gross A, Rudan J. Knee Menisci Allotransplantation:  An Experimental Study Using a Rabbit. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society (CORS). Toronto, ON, Canada, 1989.

147.    Lavoie G, Allin G, Anderson R, Gross A, Rudan J. The Use of Allograft Bone for Proximal Femoral Deficiency in Revision Arthroplasty of the Hip. Canadian Orthopaedic Association (COA). Toronto, ON, Canada, 1989.

148.    Lavoie G, Lohr J, Oakeshott R, Gross A, Rudan J. The Use of Large Fragment Acetabular Allografts in Revision Hip Arthroplasty. American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS). Las Vegas, NV, USA, 1989.

149.    Lavoie G, Lohr J, Oakeshott R, Gross A, Rudan J. The Use of Large Fragment Acetabular Allografts in Revision Hip Arthroplasty. American Orthopedic Association (AOA). Colorado Springs, CO, USA, 1989.

150.    Czitrom A, Huckell C, Gross A, Langer F, Rudan J.  A Long Term Review of Allograft Reconstructions Performed After Resection of Bone Tumors. American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS). Las Vegas, NV, USA, 1989.

151.    Semgelhago C, Mergler S, Salai M, Farine I, Gross AE, Rudan J. The Shape and Size of Normal Human Menisci:  A Computer Assisted Anatomic Analysis. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society. Ottawa, ON, Canada, 1988.

152.    Nguyen C, Simurda M, Cooke T, Rudan J. Comparison of High Tibial Osteotomy versus High Tibial and Maquet Osteotomies in Dual Compartment Osteoarthritis. American Orthopaedic Resident Association, Boston, MA, USA ; Third Congress of the European Society of Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy, Amsterdam, Netherlands; American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons (AAOS), Atlanta, GA, USA 1987 and 1988.

153.    Oakeshott R, Zukor D, Brooks P, Gross A, Rudan J. The Use of Allograft Bone for Protrusio Acetabuli in Revision Arthroplasty.  Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society. Ottawa, ON, Canada, 1988.

154.    Cooke T, Siu D, Fischer B, Rudan J. Incidence and Form of Knee Deformities Associated with Osteoarthritis. Surgery and Arthroscopy of the Knee: Second Congress of the European Society.  556-69.1988.

155.    Simurda M, Cooke T, Rudan J. The Influence of Joint Line Obliquity on High Tibial Osteotomy Correction.  American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. Atlanta, GA, USA, 1988.

156.    Oakeshott R, Morgan D, Zukor D, Rudan J. Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty with Osseous Allograft Reconstruction:  A Clinical and Radiographic Analysis. Hip Society. San Francisco, CA, USA, 1987.

157.    Zukor D, Oakeshott R, Brooks P, Gross A, Rudan J. Reconstructive Joint Surgery for Post Traumatic Defects Using Fresh Small Fragment Osteochondral Allografts. Combined Meeting of Orthopaedic Surgeons of The English Speaking World. WA, USA, 1987.

158.    Simurda M, Rudan J. High Tibial Osteotomy:  Long Term Results and a Prospective Radiographic Analysis. Canadian Orthopaedic Residents Meeting, Halifax & Canadian Orthopaedic Association. Edmonton, AB, Canada, 1986.

159.    Cooke T, Siu D, Fisher B, Rudan J. Incidence and Form of Knee Deformities Associated with Osteoarthritis (OA). Second European Congress on Knee Surgery and Arthroscopy. Bern, Switzerland, 1986.

160.    Rudan J, Cooke T. Standardized Radiography and the Assessment of Patterns of Arthritis in the Knee. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society CORS Orthopaedic Transactions. Vol. 10, No.2, page 361, 1986.

161.    Rudan J, Simurda M. High Tibial Osteotomy Long Term Results and Prospective Radiographic Assessment. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society CORS Orthopaedic Transactions. Vol. 10, No. 2, page 612, 1986.

162.    Rudan J, Cooke T.  Combined Valgus High Tibial Osteotomy and Tibial Tubercle Osteotomy for Medial and Patellofemoral Arthritis of the Knee Joint. Canadian Orthopaedic Research Society CORS Orthopaedic Transactions. Vol. 9, No. 3 page 561, 1985.

163.    Cooke T, Fischer B, Rudan J.  Standardized Radiography and Assessment of Patterns of Arthritis in the Knee. Orthopaedic Research Society. New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, 1985.

164.    Cooke T, Rudan J. Combined Valgus High Tibial Osteotomy and Tibial Tubercle Osteotomy for Medial and Patellofemoral OA of the Knee Joint. Canadian Orthopaedic Residents Meetings, Edmonton, AB, Canada, 1985.


Book Chapters:
 
1. Ellis RE, Rudan JF, Harrison MM. Computer Assisted High Tibial Osteotomies. In Hip and Knee Surgery: Navigation, Robotics & Computer Assisted Surgical Tools. editors Di Gioia A, Jaramaz B, November 2001.    

2. Zukor, D. Cameron, J., Brooks, P. Oakeshott, R., Farine, I., Gross, A., Rudan, J. (1990) The Fate of Human Meniscal Allografts Articular Cartilage and Knee Joint Function. Basic Science and Arthroscopy. Pg. 147-152, 1990.

3. Allan, D., Lavoie, G., Gross, A., Rudan, J. (1990) The Use of Allograft Bone in Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty. Bone and Cartilage Allografts. Pg. 255-78, 1990.


Invited Lectures:
1.    Bone Metastases: which ones do you worry about? Queen’s Oncology, Kingston, ON, November 2014.

2. Risks, Benefits, and Ethics of Surgery in Dementia Clients, 7th Annual Orthopaedic Care Conference, Kingston, ON, November 2011.

3. Computer Aided TKR, DePuy Meeting, London, June 2011

4. An RCT Comparing Fixed to Rotating Bearing Total Knee Arthroplasty, Ottawa Arthroplasty Group, March 2011

5. Hip Resurfacing: State of the Art, DePuy Meeting, November 2010

6. High Tibial Osteotomy. London, Ontario, June 2010

7. Total Knee Arthroplasty. Regina, Saskatchewan, May 2010

8. Computer-assisted Orthopaedic Surgery. Queen's Program, Kingston, Ontario, November 2008

9. Determining Patient Concerns Prior to Joint Replacement.  4th Annual Orthopedic Care Conference, October 2007.

10. Invited speaker – “A History of Total Hip Arthroplasty”, Department of Surgery, Perth-Smith Falls Hospital, 2006.

11. Presidential Guest Speaker – “Computer Assisted Orthopaedic Surgery a New World Perspective”, International Conference for Computer-assisted Orthopaedic Surgery, Montreal, Canada, 2006.

12. Invited Speaker - “Computer-Assisted Surgery (CAS) for Total Knee Arthroplasty Replacement (TKR)”, Canadian Orthopaedic Association, 2006.

13. Invited Speaker – “Total Hip Arthroplasty”, Department of Orthopaedics, Trafalgar Hospital, Oakville, Canada, 2006.

14. Invited Speaker - “Total Hip Arthroplasty”, DePuy, Toronto, Canada, 2006.

15. Gross A, Mergler S, Czitrom A, Langer F, Rudan J. Upper Extremity Reconstruction after Tumor Excision Using Allograft Bone. Canadian Association of Clinical Surgeons. Kingston, 1990.


Reports:
Ashworth MA, Brule C, Day A, Harrison MM, Hopman W, Rudan J. The development of an orthopaedic waiting list algorithm for elective total hip and total knee replacement surgery. Canadian Health Services Research Foundation. January 2002.

Patents:

Methods and Apparatus for Improved Electromagnetic Tracking and Localization
United States
Provisional Patent Application No: 62/111,836
Filing Date: 4 February 2015
Our Ref. No.: 2014-001-01US

Patient-specific Surgical Guidance tool and Method of Use
Australia
Kunz M, Rudan J
Australian Patent Application No. 2008250951
Filing Date: 14 May 2008
Our Ref No: 2006-091-08AU

United States

Kunz M, Rudan J
U.S. Patent No. 8, 444,651
Issue Date: 21 May 2013
U.S. Application No. 12/120,547
Filing Date: 14 May 2013
Ref No: 2006-091-02US

Japan
Kunz M, Rudan J
Japanese Patent No. 5523308
Issue Date: 18 April 2104
Japanese Application No. 2010-507771
Filing Date: 14 May 2008
Our Ref No.: 2006-091-05JP

China
Kunz M, Rudan J
Chinese Patent Application No. 200880024673.3
Fling Date: 14 May, 2008
Our Ref. No. :2006-091-07CN


Joint Placement Methods and Apparatus
United States

Rudan JF, Ellis RE, Kunz M
Patent No.: 8,177,850
Application No.: 12/339,791
Filing Date: December 19, 2008

International
Rudan JF, Ellis RE, Kunz M
Patent Application No PCT/CA2007/001082, International Filing date 19 June 2007. USPTO Application #: #20090164024 - Class: 623 2215 (USPTO)


Patellofemoral Joint Resurfacing Prosthesis
 
United States
Co-inventor: Wevers, H.
Patent No. 5,021,061
Issued: June 4, 1991

 
Anesthetic Bone Cement

United States
Bond D, Rudan J, Adams Michael
U.S: Patent No. 10/780,907
Filed: 17 February 2004
Ref No: 1995-022- IOUS
Publication No: US-2005-0027034-A1


United States
Co-inventor: Bond, D.
Patent No. 6,355,705
Issued: March 12, 2002

WIPO
Co-inventors: Bond, D., Adams, M.
International Patent Application No. PCT/CA98/00060
Filed: February 2, 1998
Status: Entered National/Regional Phase

Europe
Co-inventors: Bond, D., Adams, M.
Patent Application No. 98901899.9
Filed: February 2, 1998
Status: Allowed

Japan
Co-inventors: Bond, D., Adams, M.
Patent Application No. Hei 10-533451
Filed: February 2, 1998
Status: Pending

Canada
Co-inventors: Bond, D., Adams, M.
Patent Application No. 2,279,200
Filed: February 2, 1998
Status: Allowed

United States
Co-inventors: Bond, D., Adams, M.
Patent Application No. 10/003,769
Filed: November 15, 2001
Status: Allowed


Patents Pending and Submitted

1. Kunz M, Rudan JF, Patient-Specific Surgical Guidance Tool and Method of Use, International Patent Application, No PCT/CA2008/000930, Filing Date 14 May 2008.


Technology Transfer

Depot Local Anesthetic in Polymethylmethacrylate licensed technology product development to DePuy and Johnson & Johnson Company.

Image Guided Surgical Procedures (IGO Technologies)
Co founder and Vice President

Personal Guidance technology Johnson & Johnson DePuy 2008

Other Scholarly Activities

Research Specialties

● Biomechanical Evaluation of Lower Limb Function
● Development of Computer Technologies applied to Orthopaedics
● Development of an Anaesthetic Bone Cement Compound

Invited Speaker Industry Sponsors CME

●  Advanced Hip and Knee Symposium
●  Niagara on-the-Lake Huntsville September October 2007
●  Whistler Feb/March 2006
●  San Francisco March 2005
●  Whistler March 2004
●  Niagara on the Lake September 2003
●  Whistler March 2002
●  Whistler February 2001 / March 2001
●  Toronto July 2000
●  Squaw Valley February 1999
●  Palm Springs November 1998


Supervision  
Clinical Fellows
Canadian Clinical Fellow 2014
Canadian Clinical Fellow 2013
Canadian Fellow 2012-2013
International Fellow 2010
Canadian Fellow 2010-2011
Canadian Fellow 2008
Canadian Fellow 2007
International Fellow 2006-2007
Canadian Fellow 2006-07
Canadian Fellow 2002
Canadian Fellow 1999-2000
Canadian Fellow 1998-1999
Canadian Fellow 1994-1995
Canadian Fellow 1993-1994
Canadian Fellow 1991-1993

Orthopaedic Residents:
2013: Spinal Curvature (co-supervised)
2011-2012: Computer-assisted ankle arthroplasty
2010-2012: Patient Quality of Life Following Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty
2010-2011: Computer-assisted personalized intra-operative guidance tool in total ankle arthroplasty
2005-2007: Computer enhanced guide wire insertion for hip fracture fixation
2006-2007: Computer-assisted hip resurfacing
2007-2008: Computer-assisted flouroguide navigation of unicompartmental knee arthroplasty
2001-2003:  Image guidance without images: Deformable models for surgical guidance
2004-2005: Computer enhanced periacetabular osteotomy: A new technique
2004-2005: Computer-assisted fluoroscopic Hip Pinning
2005-2006: Computer-assisted localization of osteoid osteoma
2005-2006: Computer-assisted orthopaedic surgery
1991-2001: Blood loss and Tourniquet Use in Total Knee Arthroplasty


Co-Supervision

Postdoctoral Fellows, Research Associates:
2010-present: Research Associate, School of Computing
2004-2009: PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Computing
2010-present: Research Associate, School of Computing
2011-2012: PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, Mechanical and Materials Engineering
2005-2009: PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Computing

Graduate Students:
2012-present: PhD student, School of Computing
2012-present: PhD student, Mechanical and Materials Engineering
2010-2013: PhD student, Mechanical and Materials Engineering
2009-2011: MSc student, Mechanical and Materials Engineering
2009-2012: PhD student, Mechanical and Materials Engineering
2003-2008: PhD student, School of Computing
2005-2010: PhD student, School of Computing
2002-2003: MSc student, School of Computing

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