Research

Original Publications

  • Plexiform Neurofibromatosis: A Difficult Surgical Problem
    LA Kuo, RS Kuo
    Aust NZ J Surg 1990;60:732-5
  • Simultaneous Rupture of the Patella Teudons Bilaterally:
    Case Report and Review of the Literature
    RS Kuo. DH Sonnabend
    J Trauma 1993;34:458 - 460
  • Neurilemmoma of the Foot in a Seven-year-old Girl
    RS Kuo, DW Somerville, G Hooper
    The Foot 1993;3: 207-8
  • Bifocal fractures of the tibia and fibula -Incidence, classification and treatment
    JP Keating, RS Kuo, CM Court-Brown
    J Boue Joint Surg 1994;76B:395·400
  • Acetabular Wire Marker Extrusion in a Charnley Total Hip Arthroplasty
    RS Kuo IH Annan
    Ind J Orthop 1994;28:71-2
  • Congenital Insensitivity to Pain - Orthopaedic Implications
    RS Kuo MF Macnicol
    J Paediatr Orthop B 1996;5:292-5
  • Measurement of Periprosthetic Bone Density in Hip Arthroplasty
    Using Dual-energy X-ray Absorptiometry. Reproducibility of Measurements.
    RC Smart, S Barbagallo, GL Sialer, RS Kuo, SP Buller, RP Drummond, R Sekel
    J Arthroplasty 1996;11:445-52
  • Dysplasia Epiphysenlis Hemimelicn: Clinical Features and Management
    RS Kuo, FP Monsell, MC Bellemore, KJ Frawley, K Kozlowski
    J Paediatr Orthop 1998;18:543-8
  • MR Imaging of Dysplasia Epiphysealis Hemimelica: Bony and Soft tissue Abnormalities
    AJ Peduto, KF Frawley, MC Bellemore, RS Kuo SL Fosler, E Onikul
    Am J Roentgenol 1999;172:819-23
  • Familial Ulna Nerve Instability
    RS Kuo DJ Bokor
    Aust NZ J Surg 1999;69:754-6
  • The Anterior T-Frame External Fixator for High Energy Proximal Tibial Fractures
    RS Kuo GK Bal, JR Chapman, MB Henley, SK Benirschke, B Claudi
    Clin Orthop 2000;380:234-40
  • Outcome After Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Lisfranc's Tarsometatarsal Joint Injuries
    RS Kuo, NC Tejwani, CW DiGiovanni, SK Holt, SK Bernischke, ST Hansen Jr, BJ Sangeorzan
    J Bone Joint Surg AM 2000;82A:1609-18
  • Isolated Gastrocnemius Tightness
    CW DiGiovanni, RS Kuo, NC Tejwani, R Price, St Jansen Jr, J Cziernecki, BJ Sangeorzan
    J Bone Joint Surg AM 2002;84:962-970
  • Cure of Orthopaedic Infection with Scedosporium prolificans, using Voriconzaole Plus Terbanifine, without the need for radical surgery
    B Gosbell, V Toumastos, J Yong, RS Kuo, DH Ellis, RC Perrie
    Mycoses 2003;46:233-236

Abstracts

  • Combined Fractures of the Tibia
    RS Kuo, JF Keating, CM Court-Brown
    J Bone Joint Surg Suppl II & III 1994;76B:119
  • Early Experience using Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) for The Assessment of Peri-Prosthetic Bone Density in Total Hip Arthroplasty
    RS Kuo, GL Siater, RP Drummond, R Sekel, RC Smart, SP Butler, S Barbagallo
    Aust NZ J Surg 1994;64:360-1
  • The Reproducibility of Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) for The Assessment of Peri-Prosthetic Bone Density in Total Hip Arthroplasty
    RC Smart, S Barbagallo, SP Butler, OL Slater, RS Kuo, RP Drummond, R Sekel
    Aust NZ J Med 1994;24:511
  • Dysplasia Epiphysealis Hemimelica: Clinicai Features and Management
    RS Kuo F Monsell, MC Bellemore
  • Tibia Vara Secondary to Focal Fibrocartilaginous Dysplasia Managed by Ilizarov Techniques
    F Monsell, RS Kuo, MC Bellemore
    J Bone Joint Surg Suppl IV, 1997'79B:418
  • Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty for Acute Central Fracture-Dislocation of The Acetabulum
    SO Rimmer, RS Kuo, WJ Bruce
    J Bone Joint Surg Suppl II, 1998;80B:153
  • Pandey Osteotomy for the Treatment of Pes Planovalgus Deformity
    RS Kuo, S Mahajan, WK Chung
    Societe Interllaionale de Chirurgie Orthopedique el de Traumatologie
    (SICOT), Sydne~', Final Programme and Abstract Book,
    April 1999: 437,
  • Outcome After Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Lisfranc's Tarsometatarsal Joint Injuries
    RS Kuo, NC Tejwani, CW DiGiovanni, SK Holt, SK Benirschke, ST Hansen Jr, BJ Sanlgeorzan
    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons 67th Alumni Meeting Proceedings 2000;1:485.

Presentations At International / National Conferences

  • Combined Fractures of the Tibia and Fibula. Epidemiology, Classification and Treatment.
    RS Kuo, JF Keating, CM Court-Brown
    Annual Cocomac Meeting, Athens, Greece
    October 31st, 1992
  • Combined Fractures of the Tibia and Fibula. Epidemiology, Classification and Treatment,
    RS Kuo, JF Keating, CM Court-Brown
    Orthopaedic Research Forum, Edinburgh, UK
    November 11th, 1992
  • Combined Fractures of the Tibia and Fibula. Epidemiology, Classification and Treatment.
    RS Kuo, JF Keating, CM Court-Brown
    AOA NSW State Meeting, Port Macquarie, NSW
    April 23-24th, 1993
  • Early Experience with Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) for the Assessment of Peri-prosthetie Bone Density in Total Hip Arthroplasty.
    RS Kuo, GL Slater, RP Drummond, R Sekel, RC Smalt, SP Butler, S Barbagallo
    ADA NSW State Meeting, Port Macquarie, NSW
    Apri1 23-24th, 1993
  • The Reproducibility of Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) for the Assessment of Peri-prosthetic Bone Density in Total Hip Arthroplasty
    RC Smart, S Barbagallo, SP Buller, GL Slater, RS Kuo, RP Drummond, R Sekel
    Annual Scientific Meeting of the Australian and New Zealand Society of Nuclear Medicine, Canberra, ACT
    May 16-19th, 1993
  • Early Experience with Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) for the Assessment of Peri-prosthetic Bone Density in Total Hip Arthroplasty.
    RS Kuo, GL Slater, RP Drummond, R Sekel, RC Smart, SP Butler, S Barbagallo
    Annual Scientific Meeting of the Surgical Research Society of Australasia, Brisbane, QLD
    August 12-14th, 1993
  • Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) for the Assessment of Periprosthetic Bone Density in Total Hip Arthroplasty
    RS Kuo, GL Slater, RP Drummond, R Sekel, RC Smart, SP Butler, S Barbagallo
    AORA Registrars' Conference, Leura, NSW
    August 19-21st, 1993
  • Degenerative Disease of the Glenohumeral Joint following the Putti-Platt Operation
    LA Kuo, RS Kuo
    AORA Registrars' Conference, Leura, NSW
    August 19-21st, 1993
  • Degenerative Disease of the Glenohumeral Joint following the Putti-Platt Operation
    LA Kuo, RS Kuo
    St George Hospital Orthopaedic Skills Laboratory "Techniques in Trauma Mk VI" Meeting, Thredbo, NSW
    August 22-29th 1993
  • Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) for the Assessment of Periprosthetic Bone Density in Total Hip Arthroplasty
    RS Kuo, GL Slater, RP Drummond, R Sekel, RC Smart, SP Butler, S Barbagallo St George Hospital Orthopaedic Skills Laboratory "Techniques in Trauma Mk VI" Meeting, Thredbo, NSW
    August 22-29th, 1993
  • Dual Energy X-Ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) for the Assessment of Periprosthetic Bone Density in Total Hip Arthroplasty
    RS Kuo, GL Slater, RP Drummond, R Sckel, RC Smart, SP Butler, S Barbagallo
    Annual Scientific Meeting/Registrars' Scientific Meeting of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (NSW State Committee), Sydney NSW
    September 18-19th, 1993
  • Comhined Fractures of the Tibia and Fibula. Epidemiology, Classification and Treatment.
    RS Kuo, JF Keating, CM Court-Brown
    53rd Annual Scientific Meeting of the AOA, Adelaide, SA
    September 26th - October 1st, 1993
  • Combined Fractures of the Tibia and Fibula. Epidemiology, Classification and Treatment,
    RS Kuo, JF Keating, CM Court-Brown
    AORA Registrar's Conference, Gold Coast, QLD
    September Ist-4th 1994
  • Severe Tibia Vara secondary to Focal Fibrocartilaginous Dysplasia Managed by Ilizarov Techniques.
    FP Monsell, RS Kuo, MC Bellemore
    Australian Paediatric Orthopaedic Society meeting, Cairns, QLD
    June 7-8th, 1996
  • Dysplasia Epiphysealis Hemimelica: Clinical Features and Management.
    RS Kuo, FP Monsell, MC Bellemore
    Australian Paediatric Orthopaedic Society meeting, Cairns, QLD
    June 7-8th, 1996
  • Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty for Acute Central Fracture-Dislocation of the Acetabulum
    SG Rimmer, RS Kuo, WJ Bruce
    AOA NSW State Meeting, Nepean, NSW
    April 11th, 1997
  • Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty for Acute Control Fracture-Dislocation of the Acetabulum
    SG Rimmer, RS Kuo, WJ Bruce
    Arthroplasty Society Meeting, Hip Replacement COE Meeting, Adelaide, SA
    June 24-27th, 1997
  • Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty for Acute Central Fracture-Dislocation of the Acetabulum
    SG Rimmer, RS Kuo, WJ Bruce
    Irv Edinburgh International Trauma Symposium, Edinburgh, Scotland August 13-15th, 1997
  • Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty for Acute Central Fracture-Dislocation of the Acetabulum SG Rimmel., RS Kuo, WJ Bruce
    57th Annual Scientific Meeting of the AOA, Canberra, ACT October 12-17th, 1997
  • Dysplasia Epiphysealis Hemimelica: Clinical Features and Management.
    RS Kuo, FP Monsell,
    MC Bellemore Paediatric Orthopaedic Meeting, New Children's Hospital, Sydney February 10th 1998
  • Pandey Osteotomy for the Treatment of Pes Planovalgus Deformity
    RS Kuo, S Mahajan, WK Chung
    Westem Pacific Orthopaedic Association (WPOA) Meeting, 12th Congress,Fukuoka, Japan October 7th 1998
  • Pandey Osteotomy for the Treatment of Pes Planovalgns Deformity
    RS Kuo, S Mahajan, WK Chung
    NSW State Meeting, St George Hospital, NSW November 4th, 1998
  • Pandey Osteotomy for thc Treatment of Pes Planovalgus Deformity
    RS Kuo, S Mahajan, WK Chung
    Societe Internationale de Chirulrgie Orthopedique et de Traumatologic (SICOT) Meeting, Sydney, NSW April 18-23rd, 1999
  • Fractures of the Os Calcis in Children
    NC Tejwani, RS Kuo, CW DiGiovanni, SK Holt, SK Bernischke, BJ Sangeorzan
    Orthopaedic Fellows Scientific Presentations Meeting, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA July 23rd, 1999
  • Outcome Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Lisfranc's Tarsometatarsal Joint Injuries
    RS Kuo, NC Tejwani, CW DiGiovanni, SK Holt, SK Bernischke, ST Hansen Jr, BJ Sangeorzan
    Orthopaedic Fellows Scientific Presentations Meeting, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA July 23rd, 1999
  • The Relationship Between Isolated Gastrocnemius Tightness and Forefoot or Midfoot Pathology without Neurological lmpairment
    CW DiGiovanni, RS Kuo, NC Tejwani, J Cziemecki, ST Hansen BJ Sangeorzan
    Orthopaedic Fellows Scientific Presentations Meeting, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA July 23rd , 1999
  • Outcome After Open Reduction Internal Fixation of Lisfranc's Tarsometatarsal Joint Injuries
    RS Kuo, NC Tejwani, CW DiGiovanni, SK Holt, SK Bernischke, ST Hansen Jr, BJ Sangeorzan
    Zimmer Orthopaedic Trauma Fellows Program Chicago, Illinois, USA August 6-7th, 1999
  • Fractures of the Os Calcis in Children
    NC Tejwani, RS Kuo, CW DiGiovanni, SK Holt, SK Bernischke, BJ Sangeorzan
    Zimmer Orthopaedic Trauma Fellows Program Chicago, Illinois, USA August 6-7th, 1999
  • Pandey Osteotomy for the Treatment of Pes Pianovagus Deformity
    RS Kuo, S Mahajan, WK Chung
    59th AnnuaI Scientific Meeting of the AOA, Brisbane, QLD October 10-15th, 1999
  • Outcome After Open Reduction Internal Fixation of Lisfranc's Tarsometatarsal Joint Injuries
    RS Kuo, NC Tejwani, CW DiGiovanni, SK Holt, SK Bernischke, ST Hansen Jr, BJ Sangeorzan
    59th Annual Scientific Meeting of the AOA, Brisbane, QLD October 10-15th, 1999
  • Tile Anterior T·Frame External Fixator: A Treatment Option for High Energy .- Proximal Tibial Fractures
    RS Kuo, GK Bal, JR Chapman, MB Henley, SK Bernischke, B Claudi
    59th Annual Scientific Meeting of thc AOA, Brisbane, QLD October 10-15th, 1999
  • Outcome After Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Lisfranc's Tarsometatarsal Joint Injuries
    RS Kuo, NC Tejwani, CW DiGiovanni, SK Holt, SK Bernischke, ST Hansen Jr, BJ Sangeorzan
    American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Orlando, Florida, USA March 15-19th 2000
  •  Outcome After Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Lisfranc's Tarsometatarsal Joint Injuries
    RS Kuo, NC Tejwani, CW DiGiovanni, SK Holt, SK Bernischke, ST Hansen Jr, BJ Sangeorzan
    Australian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Meeting - Noosa, QLD June 10~12th, 2000
  • Clinical Exam Versus Instrumented Measurement of Equinus in Patients With Forefoot Pain
    CW DiGiovanni, RS Kuo, ST Hansen Jr, J Cziernecki, R Price
    American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society 16th Annual Summer Meeting, Vail, Colorado, USA July 13-15th 2000
  • Transfibular approach to the Talus and use in treatment in Osteochondritis Dissecans with Mosiacplasty
    M: Damiani, J Linklater, RS Kuo
    Australian Foot and Ankle Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Cairns, Queensland, Australia June 21-24th 2001
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation of Lisfranc Joint Injuries: Preliminary results of Outcome
    M Damiani, J Linklater, RS Kuo
    Australian Foot and Ankle Society Annual Scientific Meeting, Cairns, Queensland, Australia June 21-24th, 2001
  • Open Reduction Internal Fixation of Lisfranc Joint Injuries: Preliminary results of Outcome
    M Damiani, J Linklater, RS Kuo
    NSW Australian Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting, Concord Hospital, Concord, NSW, Australia
    July 20th, 2001
  • Transfibular approach to the Talus and use in treatment in Osteochondritis Dissecans with Mosiacplasty
    M Damiani, J Linklater, RS Kuo
    NSW Australian Orthopaedic Association Annual Scientific Meeting, Concord Hospital, Concord, NSW, Australia
    July 20th, 2001
  • High Energy Tibial Pilon Fractures
    RS Kuo
    Australian Orthopaedic Association Continuing Orthopaedic Education Trauma Meeting
    Sydney, NSW, Australia
    August 8-10th, 2001
  • Lisfranc Injuries
    RS Kuo
    Australian Orthopaedic Association Continuing Orthopaedic Education Trauma Meeting
    Sydney, NSW, Australia
    August 8-10th, 2001
  • Segmental Fibular Osteotomy to Approach the Posterolateral Talar Dome for Mosaicplasty
    M Damiani, J Linklater, RS Kuo
    Combined New Zealand, Australian Orthopaedic Association Scientific Meeting, Queenstown, New Zealand
    October, 7-13th 2001
  • Preliminary Outcome of Operative Stabilisation of Lisfranc Injuries
    M Damiani, J Linktater, RS Kuo
    Combined New Zealand, Australian Orthopaedic Association Scientific Meeting, Queenstown, New Zealand
    October, 7-13th, 2001
  • Reconstitution of Lisfranc Ligament after Lisfranc Injury
    Australian Orthopaedic Association NSW State Branch Meeting,
    P Jarman, M Damiani, J Linklater, RS Kuo
    Westmead, NSW, Anstralia
    June 21st, 2002
  • MRI Assessment of Lisfranc Ligament Reconstitution After Open Reductlon and Screw Fixation
    P Jarman, M Damiani, J Linklater, RS Kuo
    Australian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society, Hamilton Island, Queensland, Australia
    July, 26-27th, 2002
  • Early Experience with the AO Locking Calcaneal plate for Depressed Intra-Articular Fractures of the Calcaneus
    A Cadden,  RS Kuo, L Grujic
    Australian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
    Uluru, Central Australia
    August 14-17th, 2003
  • Isolated Gastrocnemius Tightness
    CW  DiGiovanni, RS Kuo,  NC Tejwani, R Price, ST Jansen Jr, J Cziernecki, BJ Sangeorzan Australian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
    Uluru, Central Australia
    August 14-17th, 2003
  • Calcaneal Fractures
    RS Kuo
    Australian Orthopaedic Association Continuing Orthopaedic Education Meeting
    Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
    April 2-4th, 2004
  • Open Reduction and Internal Fixation of Posteromedial Talar Process Fractures.
    M Mourad, RS Kuo
    Combined Australian and New Zealand Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society Meeting, Queenstown, New Zealand
    August 4- 6th, 2004
  • Case Controversies
    RS Kuo
    Australian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
    Darwin, NT, Australia
    August 12-14th, 2005
  • Current Managament of Tibial Pilon Fractures
    RS Kuo
    Instructional Course Lecture, Australian Orthopaedic Association Continuing Orthopaedic Education Meeting
    Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Oct 8-13th, 2006
  • Complex Foot and Ankle Cases
    RS Kuo
    Australian Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society
    August 14-16th, 2008
  • Controversies in Pilon Fractures
    RS Kuo
    Controversies in Foot and Ankle Surgery
    Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
    August 19-21st, 2010
  • Pilon Fractures
    RS Kuo
    Australian Orthopaedic Association Continuing Orthopaedic Education Meeting
    Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    April 13-15th, 2011