Research Publications

Review Articles:

1. V Bagaria, V Prasad: Bone Morphogenic Proteins: Current state of the field and the road ahead. Journal of Orthopaedics Jul 2005.

2. V Bagaria, N Patil, V Sapre, M Singrakhia: Use of Stem cells in Orthopedics: Current concepts and possible future applications. Indian J Med Sci, Vol 6o, no 4, Apr 2006 (Pub med Indexed) Practitioners section.

3. N Patil, V Sapre, V Bagaria: Factors affecting the outcome of HTO – a review of literature. Journal of Orthopedics. April 2006.

4. V Bagaria, N Patil, V Sapre, A Chadda. Use of Bone Morphogenic protein for trauma cases – a current concept update. Injury (E pub ahead of print).

Original Articles:

1. V Bagaria, S V Vaidya, A. Panghate, N. Modi: Incidence and Risk factors for development of Venous Thrombo embolism in Indian patient undergoing major orthopedic surgery: results of a prospective study. Postgrad Med J. 2006 Feb;82(964):136-9. PMID: 16461477

2. Rao RD, Bagaria V, Gourab K, Haworth ST, Shidham VB, Cooley BC.Autograft containment in posterolateral spine fusion. Spine J. 2007 Jun 29

3. Wang M, Dalal S, Bagaria VB, McGrady LM, Rao RD.Changes in the lumbar foramen following anterior interbody fusion with tapered or cylindrical cages. Spine J. 2007 Sep-Oct;7(5):563-9. Epub 2007 Jan 11

4. Rao RD, Bagaria VB, Cooley BC. Posterolateral intertransverse lumbar fusion in a mouse model: surgical anatomy and operative technique. Spine J. 2007 Jan-Feb;7(1):61-7. Epub 2006 Nov 3.

5. S Pilankar, N Patil, S Kale, A Karkhanis ,V Bagaria: Surgeons perspective vis a vis correct entry point for ante grade femoral nailing a survey of 100 orthopaedic surgeon. Injury. 2006 Oct;37(10):990-3. Epub 2006 Aug 24.

6. V Bagaria, S Bagaria. Use of GIS by trauma surgeons – a pilot study conducted at a rural trauma care unit. Journal of Trauma management and outcomes J Trauma Manag Outcomes. 2007 Nov 26;1(1):3.

7. Chaudhary S, Patil N, Bagaria V, Harshavardhan NS, Hussain N.Open intercondylar fractures of the distal humerus: Management using a mini-external fixator construct.J Shoulder Elbow Surg. 2008 May-Jun;17(3):465-70. Epub 2008 Mar 14.

8. S V Vaidya, C S Ranawat, R Gadhiya, V Bagaria: Matched pair analysis of two techniques for femoral component rotation in TKA:“Posterior condylar cut parallel to tibial cut” (PCCPTC) vs Epicondylar axis”. (Under review by Journal of Arthroplasty)

9. Bagaria V, Kuthe AM, Deshpande S. Use of Rapid Prototyping and three dimensional reconstruction modeling in management of complex Acetabular Fracture. Current Orthopaedic Practice. (Accepted for publication, Expected Jul 2009)

10. Rao RD, Gourab K, Bagaria VB, Shidham VB, Metkar U, Cooley BC.The effect of platelet-rich plasma and bone marrow on murine posterolateral lumbar spine arthrodesis with bone morphogenetic protein.J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2009 May;91(5):1199-206

11. Suresh M Chaware, Bagaria VB, Kuthe AMApplication Of Rapid Prototyping to design a customized temperoMandibular joint used to treat temporomandibular ankylosis. Indian Journal Plast Surg Jan –Jun 2009 Vol 42 Issue1.

Published Abstracts:

1. Modified Sternotomy approach for Tuberculosis of Upper thoracic vertebrae – An Indian experience of 19 cases - Published Abstract in Conference proceedings of World Spine III - an Inter-disciplinary congress on Spinal Care, Rio de Janerio, Brazil , Aug 05.

2. Incidence and Risk factors for development of Venous Thrombo embolism in Indian patient undergoing major orthopedic surgery: results of a prospective study. SICOT Trienneal Conference, Istanbul 2005.

3. Use of GIS technology: Trauma surgeons can make a difference. Oral presentation at Triennial SICOT conference 2005 held at Istanbul, Turkey.

4. Designing low cost customized hip prosthesis for Indian population – Indo US workshop on solid free form fabrication for tissue engineering and biomedical applications – Bangalore, 22 – 24 Feb 2007.

5. Use of rapid prototyping for trauma cases. SICOT conference Marrakech, Morroco 2007.

6. Use of JESS fixator for treating intercondylar humeral fractures. SICOT conference Marrakech, Morroco 2007.

Case Report:

1. Use of Hip Arthrosocpy to remove retained intraarticular fragment following posterior dislocation of the hip. Indian Journal of Orthopaedics. (under preparation for the current issue)

2. Transphyseal spread in benign conditions not necessarily an exception – Series of six cases Published in INDIAN J MED SCI, June 2005 ; 59(6)259-264.

Letter to Editor:

Re: Vaccaro AR, Patel T, Fischgrund J, et al. A pilot study evaluating safety and efficacy of OP-1 putty (rhBMP-7) as a replacement for iliac crest autograft in posterolateral lumbar arthrodesis for degenerative spondylolisthesis. Spine 2004;29:1885-92.Spine. 2006 Apr 1;31(7):851; author reply 851-2.


1. Validation of a simple non-radiographic clinical method for assessing the severity of a scoliotic curve in a pilot study – published as e-poster at World Spine III Inter-disciplinary congress on Spinal Care – Aug 2005; Rio de Janerio, Brazil. (Poster No-12).

2. Transphyseal spread in benign conditions not necessarily a exception – Series of six cases published as poster in Conference proceedings f SICOT annual conference, Sept 2005, Istanbul ; Turkey

3. Use of Rapid prototyping in Trauma Cases. British Trauma Society 6-8th October, Nottingham.

4. Anthropometeric measurements of Indian Knee: Correlation with existing Knee systems. British Orthopaedic Research Society Meeting 2008.

5. Use of RPT for correcting complex spinal deformity: A Case report. British Orthopaedic Research Society Meeting 2008.

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