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Name: Dr. Vikas Gupta

Education Qualifications: M.B.B.S. (Aug'87 – Dec'91) from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi. Completed 12 months compulsory rotatory Internship in December 1992.All examinations cleared in first attempt.

M.S.(Orthopaedics), Joined in Jan'93, completed in Dec. 1995. First Attempt from All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi.

• Thesis submitted in June 1995 entitled "Early detection of aseptic/septic loosening in Hip arthroplasty, a clinical, radiological and scintigraphic study".

• Worked as a Senior Resident in Department of Orthopedics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (A.I.I.M.S.) from Aug. 1996 till Sept. 1999.

• Worked as a research officer in department of Science and technology project “Influence of load and motion on the pathophysiology of articular cartilage in relation to osteoarthritis” at Indian Institute of Technology (I.I.T.) Delhi in collaboration with All India Institute of Medical Sciences (A.I.I.M.S.) from Nov. 1999 to Feb. 2000.

• Worked as Assistant Professor in department of Orthopedics at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (A.I.I.M.S.) from May 2000 till June 2004.
• Worked as Associate Professor in department of Orthopedics at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (A.I.I.M.S.) from July 2004 till November 2007.
• Presently working as Consultant Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery (orthopedics) At Fortis Hospitals from Nov 2006 till date

RESEARCH PROJECTS
Co-investigator research project entitled “To evaluate the response of Radio-synovectomy in patients with inflammatory knee joint conditions refractory to conventional treatment modalities” funded by A.I.I.M.S.

Co-investigator research project entitled “Comparison of early clinical and elctrophysiological recovery and rates of complication and recurrences in carpal tunnel syndrome after Endoscopic Vs Open Release” funded by ICMR

PUBLICATIONS

1. Mittal R, Gupta V, Bhan S. Multiple bony swelling and joint stiffness. Post Graduate Medical Journal. June 1997, vol.73, No.860, p.341-343.

2. Gupta V, Mittal R, Rastogi S, Khurana J. Ewing’s Sarcoma Calcaneum- a case report with review of literature. The J. foot and ankle surgery 38(1):61-65,1999.

3. Mittal R, Gupta V. Compartment syndrome of thigh and role of skin scars: case report and review of the literature. J. Trauma: Injury,Infection,and Critical Care Vol. 45(2):395-396,1998.

4. Gupta V, Mittal R. Giant cell tumor of rib on anterior aspect a rare location. Arch. Trauma and Orthop. Surg. Vol. 120(3/4):231-232,2000

5. Mittal R, Gupta V, Rastogi S. Tuberculosis of foot. J. Bone and Joint Surg. Vol. 81B No. 6, Nov. 1999.

6. S. Sharma, S. Rastogi, V. Gupta, D. Rohtagi and P. Gulati. Comparative efficacy and safety of Nimesulide vs Piroxicam in osteoarthritis with special reference to chondroprotection. Am. J. of Therapeutics Vol 6: No 4: July 1999: 191-198.

7. Kotwal P.P., Gupta V., Malhotra R. Giant cell tumors of tendon sheath: Is radiotherapy indicated to prevent recurrences after surgery? J. Bone and Joint Surg. Vol. 82B No. 4; 571-3,May 2000.

8. Kotwal P.P., Gupta V., Malhotra R. Giant cell tumors of tendon sheath (Correspondence). J. Bone and Joint Surg. Vol. 82B;1206, Nov. 2000.

9. Mittal R, Gupta V. Swollen and Stiff shoulder. Post Graduate Medical Journal Vol 78; 101, 2002.

10. Trikha V., Gupta V., Mittal R. Tuberculous osteomyelitis after open fracture femur. J Trauma. 2003 Jul;55(1):144-6.

11. Trikha V., Gupta V. Isolated Tuberculous abscess in Biceps Brachii Muscle of a young male. Journal of Infection. 2002 May; 44(4):265-6.

12. Trikha V., Gupta V, Kumar R. Ollier’s disease: characterstic Tc-99m MDP scan features. . Clin Nucl. Med 2003 Jan; 28(1);56-7.

13. Trikha V., Gupta V. A rare cause of backache in an adult male. Postgraduate Med J. 2002 Dec; 78(926); 760.

14. Kumar R, Chandershekhar N, Dasan JB, Ashok S, Rastogi S, Gupta V, Hadi H, Choudhary S. Recurrent Osteoid Osteoma- a case report with imaging features. Clin Imaging. 2003 Jul-Aug;27(4):269-72..

15. Trikha V., Gupta V, Rastogi S, Kumar R. Tuberculosis of Calcaneus: Assessing Treatment Response by Tc-99m MDP Scintigraphy. Clin Nucl Med. 2004 Aug;29(8):506.

16. Trikha V., Gupta V, Kumar R. Increased uptake in Tc-99m MDP scan of sacral chordoma: an unusual presentation. Clin. Nucl Med. 2004 Sep;29(9):562-3.

17. Kotwal PP, Gupta V. Neglected tendon and nerve injuries of the hand.
Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2005 Feb;(431):66-71.

18. Bhavuk Garg, Vijay Sharma, Vikas Gupta, Rajesh Malhotra. Is Miniquadricepsplasty Plus Arthroscopy A Sound Technique? Letter to the editor. J bone joint surg (Am) online. (2 August 2006)
19. Bhavuk Garg, Vikas Gupta and P.P. Kotwal. Additional Technical Errors Causing LCP failure. Letter to the editor. J bone joint surg (Am) online. (2 August 2006)
20. Bhavuk Garg, Vijay Sharma, Vikas Gupta, Arvind Jayaswal. Is Use of Three Lateral Pins The Best Option? Letter to the editor. J bone joint surg (Am) online. (29 November 2006)
21. Bhavuk Garg, Vijay Sharma, Vikas Gupta, Arvind Jayaswal. Cold welding in locking screw-is it really possible? Letter to the editor. J bone joint surg (Am) online. (27 November 2006)
22. Garg B, Gupta V, Kotwal PP. Hand surgery update-2003. Orthopaedics Today. Vol V, no.3: Jul-Sep 2003; 170-171.
23. Garg B, Sharma V, Gupta V. An unusual cause of shoulder pain in an adult. Vigour zoom (in press)
24. Garg B, Sharma V, Gupta V, Kotwal PP. Reduction and pinning of pediatric supracondylar humerus fractures in the prone position-Is it really harmless. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. (Accepted)
25. Garg B, Gupta V, Malhotra R, Kotwal PP. Volar locking plate: Is it answer to all unstable distal radius fractures. Letter to the editor. J bone joint surg (Am) online. (9th January , 2007).
26. Bhavuk Garg , Vijay Sharman , Vikas Gupta , Pp Kotwal. Letter to editor. J Orthop Trauma. 2007 Jan ;21 (1):77 17211278.

27. Gupta V, Rastogi S, Padhi A.K., Farooque M., Dave P.K. Three Phase Bone Scan in detection of loosening in Total Hip Arthroplasty. Indian J. Orthop. Vol 30:186-190,1996.

28. Nag H.L, Gupta V. Aneurysmal bone cyst of talus in a two-year-old child. Orthopaedic update (India). Vol.7(2): Dec.97,Pp.154-156.

29. Gupta V. External fixators in hand. Orthopedics Today Vol. 1 No.2, Oct.-Dec., 1999.

30. Gupta V,Mittal R. Clinical Round ‘Open fractures’. Orthoscan, Vol.5 issue 1, March 1998.

31. Gupta V. Round the corner. Orthoscan Vol. 6 issue 1,May 1999.

32. Gupta V. (How) have you washed your hands today? Orthoscan Vol.6 (2), Aug. 1999.

33. Gupta V. Round the corner. Orthoscan Vol. 6 Issue 2,Aug. 1999.

34. Gupta V. Round the corner. Orthoscan Vol. 6 Issue 3,Nov. 1999.

35. Gupta V, Kiran K, SivaRaman ST. Drinks interval in limb Surgery. Orthoscan Vol. 7 Issue 1,April 2000.

36. Gupta V Malhotra R. Plantar Fasciitis and Endoscopic Plantar Fasciotomy: A Review. Orthopedics Today Vol. II No.2, Apr.-June,2000.

37. Gupta V Malhotra R. Rofecoxib in osteoarthirits.Orthopedics Today Vol. III No.2(Apr.-June); 57-63,2001.

38. Gupta V Malhotra R. Role of calcitriol in osteoporosis.Orthopedics Today Vol. III No.3; 117-22,2001.

39. T. Sivaraman, Gupta V. Phalangeal Fractures. Orthopedics Today Vol. IV No.2; 89-93,2002.

40. V. Gupta, S Rastogi, R Kumar. Role of Three-phase bone scan in management of painful heel syndrome. J Foot Surgery (Ind.) XVII (2);127-130,2002.

41. Kotwal P.P. and Gupta V. Metacarpophalangeal Arthroplasty in arthroplasty in Rheumatoid Arthritis. Orthopedics Today Vol. V No.1; 34-37,2003.

42. Gupta V, Bera J, Trikha V. Tuberculous Osteomyelitis of foot presenting as chronic discharging sinus: A case report. National Journal of infectious diseases vol. 2 no. 2; 20-22,2003.

43. C.S. Yadav, H.L. Nag, Vikas Gupta, Prasoon Shamshery. Osteoporosis. Journal of Azamgarh Medical Academy, Vol.2, No.1, page 31-40, October 2004.
44. Gupta V and Trikha V. Elbow Arthroscopy: Principles and Application. Orthopedics Today Vol. VII No.3; 1788-183,2005.

CHAPTER ON BOOK

1. V Gupta, V Trikha, T Sivaraman. The Hand and Foot. In Essentials of Surgery Ed. S. Chumber. Jaypee Medical Publications. New Delhi 2005

PAPERS READ AT CONFERENCES
1. Scintigraphic evaluation of hip Arthoplasties presented at DOACON'96 (Annual Conference of Delhi Chapter of Indian Orthopaedic Association) held at Central Institute of Orthopaedics, Safdarjung Hospital, October 26-27, 1996.

2. Presented Diastasis symphysis pubis following child birth at AIIMS, New Delhi CCR (Combined clinical round) April 1996.

3. Digital lengthening following finger amputation using Ilizarov Method presented at AIIMS, New Delhi (CCR) in September 1997.

4. Role of external fixators in injured hand presented at 1997 Annual Conference of the Society of Surgeons of Nepal held at Pokhra, Nepal, October 25-26, 1997.

5. Role of ring fixators in injured hand presented in DOACON'97 (Annual Conference of Delhi Chapter of Indian Orthopaedic Association) held at Ram Manohar Lohia Hospital, November 15 - 16, 1997.

6. Megaprosthesis (Total hip replacement) with Bone Allografts for tumors of proximal femur presented at AIIMS, New Delhi (CCR) in September 1997.

7. Spinal stablization with vertebral cage and MOSS-MIAMI system in Pott’s spine without neurological deficit. Presented at AIIMS, New Delhi (CCR) on 8th Sept. 1998.

8. Posterior stabilization in pott’s spine. Case presentation in DOA symposium held at AIIMS New Delhi in Feb. 1999.

9. Limb Salvage in malignant bone tumors. Presented at AIIMS, New Delhi (CCR) on 17th August 1999.

10. Role of external fixators in cold orthopedics. Presented at hand surgery conference and workshop held at Sunderlal Jain hospital on 27th – 29th August 1999.

11. Role of long interlocking nail in reconstruction following tumor resection and knee arthrodesis. Presented at annual conference of Delhi orthopedic association at R & R hospital held on 12th – 14th November 1999.

12. Role of external fixators in chronic conditions of hand. Presented at annual conference of hand society at Ashoka hotel on 28th November 1999.

13. Second malignancy osteosarcoma upper end humerus following Rhabdomyosarcoma Retroperitoneum. Presented at AIIMS, New Delhi (CCR) on 7th March, 2000.

14. Role of Three Phase Bone Scan in diagnosis and management of painful heel syndrome. Presented at Annual conference of Indian foot Society at PGIMER, Chandigargh on 2nd and 3rd September, 2000.

15. Custom made prosthesis in osteosarcoma lower end femur. Presented at AIIMS, New Delhi (CCR) on 19th September, 2000.

16. Ring fixators in joint deformities. Guest lecture presented at Annual pre-conference workshop of Delhi orthopedic association at Apollo hospital held on 3rd January 2001.

17. Role of titanium mesh cages in bone defects. Presented at Annual conference of Delhi orthopedic association at Apollo hospital held on 4th –5th January 2001.

18. Grade II spondylolisthesis with leg pain what does literature say?. Presented a guest lecture at ASSICON 2001, Annual conference of association os spinal surgeons of India held on 19th 21st January 2001.

19. HMRS prosthesis in osteosarcoma lower end femur. Presented in Delhi orthopedic association meeting held at Sajdarjung hospital on 26th August,2001.

20. Surgical anatomy of the hand. Presented at First Indian Orthopedic Association (IOA) Basic Hand Course,2001 held at All India Institute of Medical sciences on 2nd- 3rd November,2001.

21. Deformity correction and mobilization of the Proximal Interphalangeal Joint using Ogneysan's Ring fixator. Presented at Annual conference of Delhi orthopedic association at VIMHANS hospital held on 19th-20th January,2002.

22. Role of Ogneysan’s Ring Fixators in Hand for Correction of Deformity and Mobilization of the Proximal Interphalangeal Joint. Presented at Annual Conference of American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons held at Dallas, Texas (U.S.A.) on 13th-17th February, 2002.

23. Ring fixators in hand injuries. Presented at hand conference on 6th March 2002 at Upstate Medical University at Syracuse, New York, U.S.A..

24. Wrist Arthroscopy. Presented at annual conference of Indian Society for surgery of Hand at Pune on 22-24th Nov 2002.

25. Arthroscopic Assisted Reduction and Fixation for fractures distal end Radius. Presented at annual conference of Indian Society for surgery of Hand at Pune on 22-24th Nov 2002.

26. Wrist Arthroscopy. Presented at annual conference of Delhi orthopedic association held on 4th-5th January,2003.

27. Arthroscopic Assisted Reduction and Fixation for fractures distal end Radius. Presented at annual conference of Delhi orthopedic association held on 4th-5th January,2003.
28. Arthroscopic Assisted Reduction and Fixation for fractures distal end Radius. Presented at annual conference of U.P. chapter of Indian orthopedic association at Agra held on 10th-12th January,2003.

29. Endoscopic carpal tunnel release using 4 mm arthroscope. Presented at Delhi Orthopedic Association meeting on 8th feburary, 2003 at All India Institute of Medical Sciences.

30. Delivered invited lecture on “ Acute skeletal trauma” at Hand Surgery update - 2003 held at All India Institute of Medical sciences on 26-27th April 2003.

31. Delivered invited lecture on “Introduction to Wrist Arthroscopy” at Hand Surgery update - 2003 held at All India Institute of Medical sciences on 26-27th April 2003.

32. Delivered invited lecture on “Arthroscopic Assisted Reduction and Fixation and Open Reduction Internal Fixation for Fracture Distal End Radius” at Hand Surgery update - 2003 held at All India Institute of Medical sciences on 26-27th April 2003.

33. “Role of ring fixators in Hand Surgery” presented at hand conference on October 2003 at Mayo Clinic Rochester, Minnesota U.S.A.

34. Delivered invited lecture on “Wrist Arthroscopy, Arthroscopic Assisted Reduction and Fixation and Open Reduction Internal Fixation for Fracture Distal End Radius and Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release.” at Preconference Workshop of Annual conference of Delhi orthopedic association held on 9th-11th January, 2004.

35. Delivered invited lecture in Plenary session on “Congenital Anomalies of Hand” at Annual Conference of Bangladesh Orthopedic Society held at Dhaka, Bangladesh on 27-29th Feburary 2004.

36. Delivered invited lecture on “Fracture Scaphoid” at Annual Conference of Bangladesh Orthopedic Society held at Dhaka, Bangladesh on 27-29th Feburary 2004.

37. Delivered invited lecture on “Small Joint Arthroplasty in Hand” at Kanpur Orthopedic Club meeting held at Kanpur, U.P. on 28th March, 2004.

38. Presented paper on “wrist arthroscopy” presented at north Zone Indian Orthopedic Association at Srinagar held on 27th-30th may 2004.

39. Presented guest lecture at annual conference of central zone of Indian Orthopedic Association at Allahbad on “ radial nerve injuries”

40. Presented guest lecture at annual conference of central zone of Indian Orthopedic Association at Allahbad on “ skeletal injuries in hand”

41. Presented guest lecture at annual conference of central zone of Indian Orthopedic Association at Allahbad on “ Flaps in hand”

42. Presented guest lecture at annual conference of central zone of Indian Orthopedic Association at Allahbad on “ wrist arthroscopy”

43. Presented paper entitled “Comparison of stability of Ring fixator Vs Unilalteral fixator in Hand” at the 5th triennial International Hand and Wrist Biomechanics Symposium on September7, 2004 in Syracuse, New York, U.S.A.

44. Presented paper in symposium on minimally invasive surgeries “wrist arthroscopy” at annual conference of Delhi orthopedic association at AIIMS

45. Presented paper on “ vascularized bone grafting for non union scaphoid and keinbocks disease”at annual conference of Delhi orthopedic association at AIIMS

46. Guest lecture in hand injuries symposium entitled “skeletal injuries of hand” at IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004

47. Guest lecture in hand injuries symposium entitled “Scaphoid fractures” at IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004

48. Guest lecture in hand injuries symposium entitled “role of wrist arthroscopy in hand injuries” at IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004.

49. Guest lecture in hand injuries symposium entitled “flap coverage in hand” at IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004

50. “Endoscopic carpal tunnel release” presented at IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004.

51. “Advantages and indications of Locking compression plates” presented as lecture in seminar and hands on workshop on Locking compression plates at Ghaziabad on 9th April 2005.

52. “Overview of range of LCP implants for different anatomic locations” presented as lecture in seminar and hands on workshop on Locking compression plates at Ghaziabad on 9th April 2005.

53. “Advantages and indications of Locking compression plates” presented as lecture in seminar and hands on workshop on Locking compression plates at Jaipur on 10th April 2005.

54. “Overview of range of LCP implants for different anatomic locations” presented as lecture in seminar and hands on workshop on Locking compression plates at Jaipur on 10th April 2005.

55. Guest lecture at IOA Hand course 2005 entitled “ Scaphoid fracture and Non union” on 1st May 2005 at Ludhiana.

56. “Advantages and indications of Locking compression plates” presented as lecture in seminar and hands on workshop on Locking compression plates at Vadodra on 21st May 2005.

57. “Overview of range of LCP implants for different anatomic locations” presented as lecture in seminar and hands on workshop on Locking compression plates at Vadodra on 21st May 2005.
58. “Advantages and indications of Locking compression plates” presented as lecture in seminar and hands on workshop on Locking compression plates at Surat on 22nd May 2005.

59. “Overview of range of LCP implants for different anatomic locations” presented as lecture in seminar and hands on workshop on Locking compression plates at Surat on 22nd May 2005.

60. “Concepts of locked internal fixator” presented as lecture in seminar and hands on workshop on Locking compression plates Lucknow on 19th June 2005.

61. “Adverse events and pitfalls using LCP” presented as lecture in seminar and hands on workshop on Locking compression plates Lucknow on 19th June 2005.
62. Guest lecture at IOA Hand course 2005 entitled “ Wrist Arthroscopy” on 1st May 2005 at Ludhiana.

63. “Role Of Bone SPECT and MRI in the diagnosis and Treatment Evaluation of Spinal Tuberculosis”. Paper presented at Worldspine III held at Rio De Janeiro, Brazil on 31st july- 3rd Aug 2005.

64. Guest lecture on advantages and uses of locking compression plates at preconference workshop of annual conference of MP chapter of IOA at Bhopal on 30th September 2005.

65. Delivered guest lecture “Wrist Arthroscopy” at IOACON 2005 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at Mumbai on 28th DECEMBER 2005.

66. Guest lecture at monthly meet of Jabalpur orthopedic club on “Wrist Arthroscopy” on 18th January 2006.

67. Presented guest lectures on “Wrisr arthroscopy” and “Endoscopic Carpal Tunnel Release at Ganga Hospital, Coimbatore on 1st March 2006.

68. Presented paper on “Vascularized joint transfer from Metatarsophalangeal joint to Metacarpophalangeal joint in tumorous conditions” at monthly meeting of Delhi Orthopedic Association on 1st April 2006

69. Presented paper on “Sacro iliac injuries various modalities of treatment and out innovative technique.” at monthly meeting of Delhi Orthopedic Association on 1st April 2006.

70. Arthroscopic synovectomy: Are we missing tuberculosis wrist? Presented at annual conference of Indian Society for surgery of Hand at Chandigargh on 1st – 3rd September 2006.

71. Vscularised Bone Grafting 1,2 ICRSA based graft for nonunion scaphoid. Presented at annual conference of Indian Society for surgery of Hand at Chandigargh on 1st – 3rd September 2006.
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73. Presented Guest lecture “Fractures of carpal scaphoid” at annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association on 12th November 29, 2006 at New Delhi

74. Presented Guest lecture “Open reduction Internal Fixation of Fractures of Distal radius” at annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association on 12th November 29, 2006 at New Delhi

75. Presented Guest lecture “Endoscopic cubital tunnel release- How do I do?” at annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association on 12th November 29, 2006 at New Delhi

76. Presented Guest lecture “Endoscopic surgeries in hand” at Post conference workshop on hand surgery following annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association on 13th November 29, 2006 at New Delhi.

77. Presented Guest lecture “hand surgery: new conepts” at CME in Lucknow on 14th January, 2007 at New Delhi.

ABSTRACTS PUBLISHED

1. Rastogi S, Gupta V, Padhi AK, Farooque M, Dave PK. Early detection of loosening in total hip arthoplasties. In proceedings of 20th World Congress (SICOT), 1996.

2. Gupta V, Rastogi S, Farooque M, Dave PK, Padhi AK. Scintigraphic evaluation of hip arthroplasties. In proceedings of DOACON'96.

3. Rastogi S, Gupta V, Padhi AK. Early detection of loosening in total hip arthroplasties. In proceedings of IOACON'96.

4. Gupta V, Kotwal PP, Sharma RK. Role of external fixators in the injured hand. In proceedings of Annual Conference of Society of Surgeons of Nepal, 1997.

5. Mittal R, Gupta V, Rastogi S. Tuberculosis of foot. Abstract published in orthonet Vol. 1

6. Gupta V, Kumar R, Rastogi S, Marwah V. Role of Three Phase Bone Scan in diagnosis and management of painful heel syndrome. Abstract published in The Journal of Foot Surgery.

7. Rastogi S, Mittal R, Gupta V. Tuberculosis of foot. Abstract published in The Journal of Foot Surgery.

8. Gupta V, Kumar R, Rastogi S, Marwah V. Role of Three Phase Bone Scan in diagnosis and management of painful heel syndrome. Abstract published in proceedings of Annual conference of Indian foot Society.

9. Rastogi S, Mittal R, Gupta V.Tuberculosis of foot. Abstract published in proceedings of Annual conference of Indian foot Society.

10. Bone scintigraphy in calcaneal tuberculosis. Kumar R, Gupta V, Choudhry S, Marwah A, Bharti D, Malhotra A, Bandopadhaya G.P. KAKU IGAKU (Japanese Journal of Nuclear Medicine) pg.528;vol.37,2000.

11. Role of Ogneysan’s Ring Fixators in Hand for Correction of Deformity and Mobilization of the Proximal Interphalangeal Joint. Gupta V, Kotwal P.P. Abstract Published in proceedings of Annual Conference of American Association of Orthopedic Surgeons held at Dallas, Texas (U.S.A.) on 13th-17th February, 2002.

12. Siva Raman ST, Vikas gupta, S Rastogi. “functional evaluation of intra-articular fractures of lower end radius.” Abstracts from tha 2004 meting of the British Trauma Society. Injury extra (2005) 36 ,161.

13. Vikas gupta, Siva Raman ST, S Rastogi. “Arthroscopic Assisted reduction and fixation of intra-articular fractures of lower end radius.” Abstracts from tha 2004 meting of the British Trauma Society. Injury extra (2005) 36 ,161.

14. S Rastogi, Vikas gupta, Upender BN, Shamsherry P, Siva Raman ST, Alam S. “Sequential Arthrolysis of Post Traumatic Elbow stiffness in Adolescent”. Abstract published in proceedings of IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004.

15. Siva Raman ST, vikas gupta, Upender BN, Shamsherry P, S Rastogi. “Comparison of treatment modalities of Intra-articular fractures of lower end radius”. Abstract published in proceedings of IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004
16. vikas gupta. “Endoscopic carpal tunnel release”. Abstract published in proceedings of IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004.
17. vikas gupta, S Rastogi, Upender BN, Shamsherry P,Siva Raman ST. “Locking Plates En early experience”. Abstract published in proceedings of IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004
18. Vivek Trikha, Rakesh Kumar, Vikas Gupta, S Rastogi. Role of Tc99m-MDP bone scintigraphy in the evaluation of treatment response of musculoskeletal tuberculosis. Abstract publishen in proceedings of IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004
19. Shamsherry P, Siva Raman ST, Upender BN, vikas gupta, Kotwal PP. “Management of Vascular injuries aroung elbow”. Abstract published in proceedings of IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004.
20. S Rastogi, vikas gupta, Upender BN, Shamsherry P, Siva Raman ST, Alam S. “Augmentation of distal radius fracture using autogenous bone graft and tricalcium phospahate cement”. Abstract published in proceedings of IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004.
21. Alam S ,Mittal R, Trikha V, vikas gupta, Upender BN, Shamsherry P, Siva Raman ST. “Ponsetti’s Method of casting in neglected clubfoot”. Abstract published in proceedings of IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004.
22. Upender BN, vikas gupta, Shamsherry P, Siva Raman ST, Kotwal PP. “Lengthening of digits using ring fixators without bone grafting”. Abstract published in proceedings of IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004.
23. vikas gupta, Shamsherry P, Siva Raman ST, Upender BN, Kotwal PP. “Percutaneous fixation of scaphoid fractures ”. Abstract published in proceedings of IOACON 2004 annual conference of Indian Orthopedic Association at AGRA on 14th 19th DECEMBER 2004.
24. Vivek Trikha, Vikas Gupta, H. Dhanapati, Rakesh Kumar. Role Of Bone SPECT and MRI in the diagnosis and Treatment Evaluation of Spinal Tuberculosis. Abstract published in proceedings of Worldspine III held at Rio De Janeiro, Brazil on 31st july- 3rd Aug 2005.

MISCELLANEOUS

• Life Member - Delhi Orthopaedic Association(DOA).
- Indian society for surgeons of hand (ISSH)
- Indian Orthopedic Association (IOA).
- Indian Foot Society (IFS)
- Orthopedic Research Society (A.I.I.M.S.).
- Association of Spinal Surgeons of India (ASSI).
• Worked as Senior Research Officer in project “Double blind comparative evaluation of efficacy and safety of Nimesulide and Piroxicam in osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis with special reference to chondroprotection” from January 96 - August 96.

• Actively participated in voluntary camp organised by Impact India and Rajiv Gandhi Foundation for care of poliomyelitis patients in remote Indian village on (Hospital on wheels) - Life Line Express in July 1996 at Aligarh.

• Faculty member in Pre-conference Workshop on Ilizarov principles and techniques in Annual conference Delhi Orthopedic Association held on 24th-25th October,1998.

• Faculty member in Pre-conference Workshop on Ilizarov principles and techniques in Annual conference Delhi Orthopedic Association held on 3rd January 2001.

• Faculty member at ASSICON 2001, Annual conference of association os spinal surgeons of India held on 19th 21st January 2001.

• Quiz-Master in Mediquiz in XXII All India Medical Officers’ conference at Durgapur Steel Plant, Durgapur held on 2nd to 4th Februrary, 2001.

• Co-ordinator in panel discussion on low back ache in XXII All India Medical Officers’ conference at Durgapur Steel Plant, Durgapur held on 2nd to 4th Februrary, 2001.

• Attended basic course in microsurgical techniques organised by Indian Reconstructive Society at Ethicon institute of surgical training, Mumbai held on 19th –23rd march, 2001.

• Attended Polio camp organised by Impact India and Rajiv Gandhi Foundation on (Hospital on wheels) - Life Line Express in September, 2001 at Pendra Road.

• Faculty member at “Ethicon suture practicum” held at A.I.I.M.S New Delhi on 23rd September 2001.

• Co-convenor of First Indian Orthopedic Association (IOA) Basic Hand Course,2001 held at All India Institute of Medical sciences on 2nd- 3rd November,2001.

• Attended AO course on “Principles of Operative Fracture Treatment” from 17-19 July, 2002 in New Delhi, India.

• Organizing Secretary Hand Surgery update - 2003 held at All India Institute of Medical sciences on 26-27th April 2003.

• Performed Live Surgery perineural repair and cable grafting under microscope on patient with combined injury to median and ulnar nerve at Hand Surgery update - 2003 held at All India Institute of Medical sciences on 26-27th April 2003.
• Best Paper Award “wrist arthroscopy” presented at north Zone Indian Orthopedic Association at Srinagar held on 27th-30th may 2004.

• Faculty member at AO seminar on locking compression plates held on 9th April 2005 at Ghaziabad.

• Faculty member at AO seminar on locking compression plates held on 10th April 2005 at Jaipur.

• Performed Live Surgery on patient with scaphoid nonunion at IOA Hand course 2005 on 1st May 2005 at Ludhiana.