Publications

  • A penetrating wound of the knee, not gas gangrene.
    Saleh M., Bollen S.R.
    British Medical Journal 1984 289 1348

    Hard Labour - injury to husband and wife during forceps delivery.
    Bollen S.R., Robb J.E.
    British Medical Journal 1987 295 1646

    The concept of orthopaedic rheumatology.
    Bollen S.R., Wright V.
    Journal of orthopaedic Rheumatology 1988 1 1-3

    The ruptured anterior cruciate - an unsolved problem.
    Bollen S.R.
    Journal of Orthopaedic Rheumatology 1988 1 193-200

    Osteoarthritis in top rock climbers fingers.
    Bollen S.R., Bowker T.
    ProceedingsUIAAMountain Medicine Conference 1988

    Patterns of soft tissue injury in 75 extreme rock climbers.
    Bollen S.R.
    ProceedingsUIAAMountain Medicine Conference 1988

    Soft tissue injury in extreme rock climbers.
    Bollen S.R.
    British Journal of Sports Medicine. 1988 4 145-147

    Case Report:- Peri-triquetral-lunate dislocation associated with ulna nerve palsy.
    Bollen S.R.
    British Journal of Hand Surgery. 1988 13B 456-457

    Injury to the A2 pulley in rock climbers.
    Bollen S.R.
    British Journal of Hand Surgery. 1990 15B 268-270

    Assessment of the anterior cruciate ligament
    Bollen S.R.
    Current Orthopaedics 1990 4 112-116

    Treatment of the ruptured anterior cruciate ligament.
    Bollen S.R.
    Current Orthopaedics 1990 4 116-120

    First Aid on mountains.
    Bollen S.R.
    BMC publications May1990. 2nd Edition 1995, 3rd Edition 1998

    Hand injuries in competition climbers.
    Bollen S.R., Gunson C.K.
    British Journal of Sports Medicine 1990 23 16-18

    Abstracted for:-
    The Mosby Yearbook of Hand Surgery
    The Mosby Yearbook of Sports Medicine
    Sports Medicine Digest 1991

    Upper limb injuries in rock climbers.
    Bollen S.R.
    Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
    1990 Suppl Vol 35 6 18-20

    A comparison between the Lysholm and Cincinatti knee scoring systems.
    Bollen S.R., Seedhom B.B.
    American Journal of Sports Medicine 1991 19 189-191

    Idiopathic Scoliosis - surgical correction without instrumentation.
    Dickson R.A., Bollen S.R.
    Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 1991 73B Suppl II 179

    Letter:- The use of a knee brace for control of tibial translation and rotation
    Bollen S.R.
    Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 1992 74A 154

     

    Clinical assessment of ligamentous injuries of the knee.
    Bollen S.R.
    Current Orthopaedics 1993 7 85-89

    The use of continuous passive motion following arthroscopically assisted anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction - help or hindrance?
    Witherow G.R., Bollen S.R., Pinczewski L.A.
    The European Journal of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Sports Traumatology         1993 1 68-71

    Elimination of femoral rotation in clinical testing for varus/valgus laxity of the knee.
    Bryant J., Bollen S.R
    Clinical Biomechanics 1993 8 329-331

     

    Stress fractures of the ulna in tennis players using a double handed backhand technique.
    Bollen S.R., Robinson D.G., Crichton K.J., Cross M.J.
    American Journal of Sports Medicine 1993 21 751-753

    Letter:-"Anterior laxity during weightbearing"
    Bollen S.R.
    American Journal of Sports Medicine 1993 21 763

    Training For Rock Climbing
    Bollen S.R.
    Michael Joseph and Pelham Books. 1994. Paperback edition 1997

    Radiographic changes in the hands of rockclimbers
    Bollen S.R., Wright V.
    British Journal of Sports Medicine. 1994 28 185-187

    Grip strength in rock climbers
    Bollen S.R.,Cutts A
    Proceedings Institute of Mechanical Engineers 1994 207 87-92

    The Ruptured Anterior Cruciate - a Quiet Epidemic?
    Scott B., Bollen S.R.
    Proceedings Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 1995

    Reconstruction of Mid-Substance Anterior Cruciate Rupture in Adolescents with Open Physes
    Nakhostine M., Bollen S.R., Cross M.J.
    Journal of Paediatric Orthopaedics 1995 15 286-287

     

    Calcification of the Anterior Compartment of the Leg Following Ischaemic Injury.
    Hyder N., Shaw D., Bollen S.R.
    Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 1996 78B 318-319

    Rupture of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament - A Quiet Epidemic?
    Bollen S.R, Scott B.W.
    Injury 1996 27 407-409

    "The bigger they come..." :- relationship between body mass index and severity of ankle fractures.
    Spaine L., Bollen S.R.
    Injury 1996 27 733-735

    The management of knee injuries – limping forward?
    Bollen S.R.
    Invited editorial The Knee 1996

     

    Drawing a blank:- correlation between arthrometric evaluation of knees using KT1000 and Telos stress radiography and functional outcome following ACL reconstruction.
    Hyder N., Bollen S.R., Sefton G., Swan A.
    The Knee 1997 4 121-124

    Ligament Injuries of the Knee – Limping Forward?
    Bollen S.R.
    British Journal of Sports Medicine  1998 32 82-84  (invited editorial)

    Patellar Tendonitis
    Bollen S.R., Ogilvie-Harris D., Chapman-Jones D., Harner C., Johnson D.
    British Orthopaedic Association Instructional Tape 1998

    Acute Thigh and Knee Injuries
    Bollen S.R.
    In "Sports Medicine Handbook" - BMJ publications 1999 195-219

    The Mercedes Benz sign – clinical appreciation of patella alta
    Arora R.J., Bollen S.R.
    Proceedings J Bone and Joint Surg suppl III 1999 277

    Failure of ACL reconstruction – the U.K. experience.
    Ng A., Bollen S.R.
    Proceedings J Bone and Joint Surg suppl III 1999 278

    How I examine the Knee
    Bollen S.R.
    Current Orthopaedics 2000 14 189-193

    Epidemiology of knee injuries: diagnosis and triage
    Bollen S.R.
    Br J Sports Med 2000 34 227-228

    Advances in ACL reconstruction
    Bollen S.R.
    Current Orthopaedics  2000 14 325-329

    Ankle Injuries in Sport
    Bollen S.R.
    Current Orthopaedics 2000 14 413-418

    The Bollen Jig
    Ng A, Bollen S.R.
    Journal of the RoyalCollege of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2000 45 318-320

    Rehabilitation after ACL Reconstruction
    Bollen S.R.
    The Knee 2001 8 75-77

    The ethics of ACL injury and reconstruction in sport
    Bollen S.R.
    Oxford textbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma 2003

    Intra-articular calcification in primary hyperparathryroidism
    Sturdee S.W., Bollen S.R.
    The Knee 2004 11 323-325

    Antero-Inferior reattachment of the anterior cruciate ligament – an unrecognised pattern of injury
    Bollen S.R.
    JBJS 86B 2004 proceedings suppl IV 447

    Revision ACL Reconstruction
    Bollen S.R.
    Techniques in Knee Surgery 2005 4 158-162

    The Crucial Ligaments
    Bollen S.R.
    Current Orthopaedics 20 2006 77-84

    Posterior Ankle Impingement in Professional Soccer Players: Effectiveness of Sonography Guided Therapy
    Robinson P., Bollen S.R.
    American Journal of Roentgenology 187 2006 53-58

    Letter: Long term outcome of ACL reconstruction
    Bollen S.R.
    Am J Sports Med 35 2007 493

    Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury – A Quiet Epidemic Revisited
    V.T.Veysi, S.R.Bollen
    Proceedings JBJS 90B 2008 321

     

    Changing Demographics in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
    Bollen S.R.
    Proceedings JBJS 90B 2008 321

     

    The snapping pes syndrome
    Bollen S.R., Arvinte D
    J Bone and Joint Surg 2008 90B 334-335

    Changes in the four strand hamstring graft in anterior cruciate ligament reconsruction in the skeletally immature knee
    Bollen S.R., Pease F., Ehrenraich A., Chruch S., Skinner J., Williams A.
    J Bone and Joint Surg  90B 2008 455-459

    Myositis Ossificans as a complication of hamstring autograft harvest for open cruciate and posterolateral corner ligament reconstruction
    Davies J.F., Grogan R., Chandramohan M., Bollen S.
    Proceeding J Bone & Joint Surg 91B 2009 suppl III 421 - 422

    Posteromedial menisco-capsular injury – an unrecognised association with ACL Injury.
    Bollen S.R.
    J Bone and Joint Surg 2010 92B 222-223

    The Meniscus
    Bollen S.R.
    Oxford Text Book of Orthopaedics  - in press

    Rehabilitation protocols after treatment for full thickness chondral lesions of the knee
    Arvinte D., Radcliffe G., Bollen S.
    J Bone and Joint Surg 2011 Suppl I 13

    The demographics of ACL Injury over a 12 year period: is skiing to blame for the changes?
    Freudmann M., Bollen S.
    J Bone and Joint Surg 2011 Suppl I 13

    Posterolateral corner injury associated with ACL rupture a commonly missed diagnosis
    Pacheco R, Ayre C., Bollen S.R.Bollen
    J Bone and Joint Surg 2011 93B 194-197

    What tissue bankers should know about the use of allograft tendons and cartilage in orthopaedics.
    Getgood A1, Bollen S.
    Cell Tissue Bank 2010 Feb;11(1):87-97.

    The UK National Ligament Registry Report 2015
    Ayman Gabr, Sean O'Leary, Tim Spalding, Steven Bollen, Fares Haddad
    The Knee 2015 22 351-353

    Is arthroscopy of the knee completely useless? meta-analysis - a reviewer's nightmare.
    Bollen SR.
    Bone Joint J. 2015 97-B(12):1591-2.

    Posteromedial Meniscocapsular Lesions Increase Tibiofemoral Joint Laxity With Anterior Cruciate Ligament Deficiency, and Their Repair Reduces Laxity.
    Stephen JM, Halewood C, Kittl C, Bollen SR, Williams A, Amis AA.
    Am J Sports Med 2016 Feb;44 (2):400-8.

  • Can we predict hamstring graft size, from the size of the patient?
    Verghese B.,Hopton B., Bollen S.R. Groves C.

    Changing Demographics in ACL Injury
    Freudman M., Bollen S.R.

    Posteromedial menisco-capsular injury – an unrecognised association with ACL Injury.
    Bollen S.R.

    Microfracture – British practice
    Bollen S.R., Arvinte D., Radcliffe G

     

  • Factors affecting the mechanical measurement of anterior laxity of the knee.
    Bollen S.R.,Seedhom B.B.

    Proprioception in the PCL deficient knee
    May K., Bollen S.R


Publications

A penetrating wound of the knee, not gas gangrene.
Saleh M., Bollen S.R.
British Medical Journal 1984 289 1348

Hard Labour - injury to husband and wife during forceps delivery.
Bollen S.R., Robb J.E.
British Medical Journal 1987 295 1646

The concept of orthopaedic rheumatology.
Bollen S.R., Wright V.
Journal of orthopaedic Rheumatology 1988 1 1-3

The ruptured anterior cruciate - an unsolved problem.
Bollen S.R.
Journal of Orthopaedic Rheumatology 1988 1 193-200

Osteoarthritis in top rock climbers fingers.
Bollen S.R., Bowker T.
ProceedingsUIAAMountain Medicine Conference 1988

Patterns of soft tissue injury in 75 extreme rock climbers.
Bollen S.R.
ProceedingsUIAAMountain Medicine Conference 1988

Soft tissue injury in extreme rock climbers.
Bollen S.R.
British Journal of Sports Medicine. 1988 4 145-147

Case Report:- Peri-triquetral-lunate dislocation associated with ulna nerve palsy.
Bollen S.R.
British Journal of Hand Surgery. 1988 13B 456-457

Injury to the A2 pulley in rock climbers.
Bollen S.R.
British Journal of Hand Surgery. 1990 15B 268-270

Assessment of the anterior cruciate ligament
Bollen S.R.
Current Orthopaedics 1990 4 112-116

Treatment of the ruptured anterior cruciate ligament.
Bollen S.R.
Current Orthopaedics 1990 4 116-120

First Aid on mountains.
Bollen S.R.
BMC publications May1990. 2nd Edition 1995, 3rd Edition 1998

Hand injuries in competition climbers.
Bollen S.R., Gunson C.K.
British Journal of Sports Medicine 1990 23 16-18

Abstracted for:-
The Mosby Yearbook of Hand Surgery
The Mosby Yearbook of Sports Medicine
Sports Medicine Digest 1991

Upper limb injuries in rock climbers.
Bollen S.R.
Journal of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
1990 Suppl Vol 35 6 18-20

A comparison between the Lysholm and Cincinatti knee scoring systems.
Bollen S.R., Seedhom B.B.
American Journal of Sports Medicine 1991 19 189-191

Idiopathic Scoliosis - surgical correction without instrumentation.
Dickson R.A., Bollen S.R.
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 1991 73B Suppl II 179

Letter:- The use of a knee brace for control of tibial translation and rotation
Bollen S.R.
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 1992 74A 154

 

Clinical assessment of ligamentous injuries of the knee.
Bollen S.R.
Current Orthopaedics 1993 7 85-89

The use of continuous passive motion following arthroscopically assisted anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction - help or hindrance?
Witherow G.R., Bollen S.R., Pinczewski L.A.
The European Journal of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Sports Traumatology         1993 1 68-71

Elimination of femoral rotation in clinical testing for varus/valgus laxity of the knee.
Bryant J., Bollen S.R
Clinical Biomechanics 1993 8 329-331

 

Stress fractures of the ulna in tennis players using a double handed backhand technique.
Bollen S.R., Robinson D.G., Crichton K.J., Cross M.J.
American Journal of Sports Medicine 1993 21 751-753

Letter:-"Anterior laxity during weightbearing"
Bollen S.R.
American Journal of Sports Medicine 1993 21 763

Training For Rock Climbing
Bollen S.R.
Michael Joseph and Pelham Books. 1994. Paperback edition 1997

Radiographic changes in the hands of rockclimbers
Bollen S.R., Wright V.
British Journal of Sports Medicine. 1994 28 185-187

Grip strength in rock climbers
Bollen S.R.,Cutts A
Proceedings Institute of Mechanical Engineers 1994 207 87-92

The Ruptured Anterior Cruciate - a Quiet Epidemic?
Scott B., Bollen S.R.
Proceedings Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 1995

Reconstruction of Mid-Substance Anterior Cruciate Rupture in Adolescents with Open Physes
Nakhostine M., Bollen S.R., Cross M.J.
Journal of Paediatric Orthopaedics 1995 15 286-287

 

Calcification of the Anterior Compartment of the Leg Following Ischaemic Injury.
Hyder N., Shaw D., Bollen S.R.
Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 1996 78B 318-319

Rupture of the Anterior Cruciate Ligament - A Quiet Epidemic?
Bollen S.R, Scott B.W.
Injury 1996 27 407-409

"The bigger they come..." :- relationship between body mass index and severity of ankle fractures.
Spaine L., Bollen S.R.
Injury 1996 27 733-735

The management of knee injuries – limping forward?
Bollen S.R.
Invited editorial The Knee 1996

 

Drawing a blank:- correlation between arthrometric evaluation of knees using KT1000 and Telos stress radiography and functional outcome following ACL reconstruction.
Hyder N., Bollen S.R., Sefton G., Swan A.
The Knee 1997 4 121-124

Ligament Injuries of the Knee – Limping Forward?
Bollen S.R.
British Journal of Sports Medicine  1998 32 82-84  (invited editorial)

Patellar Tendonitis
Bollen S.R., Ogilvie-Harris D., Chapman-Jones D., Harner C., Johnson D.
British Orthopaedic Association Instructional Tape 1998

Acute Thigh and Knee Injuries
Bollen S.R.
In "Sports Medicine Handbook" - BMJ publications 1999 195-219

The Mercedes Benz sign – clinical appreciation of patella alta
Arora R.J., Bollen S.R.
Proceedings J Bone and Joint Surg suppl III 1999 277

Failure of ACL reconstruction – the U.K. experience.
Ng A., Bollen S.R.
Proceedings J Bone and Joint Surg suppl III 1999 278

How I examine the Knee
Bollen S.R.
Current Orthopaedics 2000 14 189-193

Epidemiology of knee injuries: diagnosis and triage
Bollen S.R.
Br J Sports Med 2000 34 227-228

Advances in ACL reconstruction
Bollen S.R.
Current Orthopaedics  2000 14 325-329

Ankle Injuries in Sport
Bollen S.R.
Current Orthopaedics 2000 14 413-418

The Bollen Jig
Ng A, Bollen S.R.
Journal of the RoyalCollege of Surgeons of Edinburgh 2000 45 318-320

Rehabilitation after ACL Reconstruction
Bollen S.R.
The Knee 2001 8 75-77

The ethics of ACL injury and reconstruction in sport
Bollen S.R.
Oxford textbook of Orthopaedics and Trauma 2003

Intra-articular calcification in primary hyperparathryroidism
Sturdee S.W., Bollen S.R.
The Knee 2004 11 323-325

Antero-Inferior reattachment of the anterior cruciate ligament – an unrecognised pattern of injury
Bollen S.R.
JBJS 86B 2004 proceedings suppl IV 447

Revision ACL Reconstruction
Bollen S.R.
Techniques in Knee Surgery 2005 4 158-162

The Crucial Ligaments
Bollen S.R.
Current Orthopaedics 20 2006 77-84

Posterior Ankle Impingement in Professional Soccer Players: Effectiveness of Sonography Guided Therapy
Robinson P., Bollen S.R.
American Journal of Roentgenology 187 2006 53-58

Letter: Long term outcome of ACL reconstruction
Bollen S.R.
Am J Sports Med 35 2007 493

Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury – A Quiet Epidemic Revisited
V.T.Veysi, S.R.Bollen
Proceedings JBJS 90B 2008 321

 

Changing Demographics in Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury
Bollen S.R.
Proceedings JBJS 90B 2008 321

 

The snapping pes syndrome
Bollen S.R., Arvinte D
J Bone and Joint Surg 2008 90B 334-335

Changes in the four strand hamstring graft in anterior cruciate ligament reconsruction in the skeletally immature knee
Bollen S.R., Pease F., Ehrenraich A., Chruch S., Skinner J., Williams A.
J Bone and Joint Surg  90B 2008 455-459

Myositis Ossificans as a complication of hamstring autograft harvest for open cruciate and posterolateral corner ligament reconstruction
Davies J.F., Grogan R., Chandramohan M., Bollen S.
Proceeding J Bone & Joint Surg 91B 2009 suppl III 421 - 422

Posteromedial menisco-capsular injury – an unrecognised association with ACL Injury.
Bollen S.R.
J Bone and Joint Surg 2010 92B 222-223

The Meniscus
Bollen S.R.
Oxford Text Book of Orthopaedics  - in press

Rehabilitation protocols after treatment for full thickness chondral lesions of the knee
Arvinte D., Radcliffe G., Bollen S.
J Bone and Joint Surg 2011 Suppl I 13

The demographics of ACL Injury over a 12 year period: is skiing to blame for the changes?
Freudmann M., Bollen S.
J Bone and Joint Surg 2011 Suppl I 13

Posterolateral corner injury associated with ACL rupture a commonly missed diagnosis
Pacheco R, Ayre C., Bollen S.R.Bollen
J Bone and Joint Surg 2011 93B 194-197

What tissue bankers should know about the use of allograft tendons and cartilage in orthopaedics.
Getgood A1, Bollen S.
Cell Tissue Bank 2010 Feb;11(1):87-97.

The UK National Ligament Registry Report 2015
Ayman Gabr, Sean O'Leary, Tim Spalding, Steven Bollen, Fares Haddad
The Knee 2015 22 351-353

Is arthroscopy of the knee completely useless? meta-analysis - a reviewer's nightmare.
Bollen SR.
Bone Joint J. 2015 97-B(12):1591-2.

Posteromedial Meniscocapsular Lesions Increase Tibiofemoral Joint Laxity With Anterior Cruciate Ligament Deficiency, and Their Repair Reduces Laxity.
Stephen JM, Halewood C, Kittl C, Bollen SR, Williams A, Amis AA.
Am J Sports Med 2016 Feb;44 (2):400-8.

Papers and abstracts submitted

Can we predict hamstring graft size, from the size of the patient?
Verghese B.,Hopton B., Bollen S.R. Groves C.

Changing Demographics in ACL Injury
Freudman M., Bollen S.R.

Posteromedial menisco-capsular injury – an unrecognised association with ACL Injury.
Bollen S.R.

Microfracture – British practice
Bollen S.R., Arvinte D., Radcliffe G

 

Papers in preparation

Factors affecting the mechanical measurement of anterior laxity of the knee.
Bollen S.R.,Seedhom B.B.

Proprioception in the PCL deficient knee
May K., Bollen S.R