Adjunct Senior Lecturer

Dr Rajat Mittal

BSc (Med), MBBS, MS, MMed (Clin Epi), PhD, FRACS, FAOrthA

 
medicine-health
SWS Clinical School

Research Interests:
Long term patient outcomes in orthopaedic surgery.

Broad Research Areas:
Orthopaedics

Specific Research Keywords:
Trauma Surgery, Biofilms, Biofilm Infection, Surgery, Clinical Epidemiology

 
Phone
02 8755 2644
Location
Orthopaedic department, Liverpool hospital

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Lawson A; Naylor JM; Buchbinder R; Ivers R; Balogh ZJ; Smith P; Xuan W; Howard K; Vafa A; Perriman D; Mittal R; Yates P; Rieger B; Smith G; Adie S; Elkinson I; Kim W; Sungaran J; Latendresse K; Wong J; Viswanathan S; Landale K; Drobetz H; Tran P; Page R; Beattie S; Mulford J; Incoll I; Kale M; Schick B; Li T; Higgs A; Oppy A; Harris IA, 2021, 'Surgical Plating vs Closed Reduction for Fractures in the Distal Radius in Older Patients: A Randomized Clinical Trial', JAMA Surgery, vol. 156, pp. 229 - 237, http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2020.5672
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Giummarra MJ; Murgatroyd D; Tran Y; Adie S; Mittal R; Ponsford J; Cameron P; Gabbe B; Harris IA; Cameron ID, 2020, 'Health and return to work in the first two years following road traffic injury: a comparison of outcomes between compensation claimants in Victoria and New South Wales, Australia', Injury, vol. 51, pp. 2199 - 2208, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.injury.2020.07.002
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Harris IA; Sidhu V; Mittal R; Adie S, 2020, 'Surgery for chronic musculoskeletal pain: the question of evidence', Pain, vol. 161, pp. S95 - S103, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001881
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Lawson A; Naylor J; Buchbinder R; Ivers R; Balogh Z; Smith P; Mittal R; Xuan W; Howard K; Vafa A; Yates P; Rieger B; Smith G; Elkinson I; Kim W; Sungaran J; Latendresse K; Wong J; Viswanathan S; Landale K; Drobetz H; Tran P; Page R; Hau R; Mulford J; Incoll I; Kale M; Schick B; Higgs A; Oppy A; Perriman D; Harris I, 2020, 'A Combined Randomised and Observational Study of Surgery for Fractures in the distal Radius in the Elderly (CROSSFIRE): A statistical analyses plan', Trials, vol. 21, pp. 651, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13063-020-4228-0
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Xue D; Churches T; Armstrong E; Mittal R; Naylor JM; Harris IA, 2019, 'Interpreter proxy versus healthcare interpreter for administration of patient surveys following arthroplasty: A pilot study', BMC Medical Research Methodology, vol. 19, pp. 206, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12874-019-0854-1
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Naylor JM; Hart A; Mittal R; Harris IA; Xuan W, 2018, 'The effectiveness of inpatient rehabilitation after uncomplicated total hip arthroplasty: A propensity score matched cohort', BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, vol. 19, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-018-2134-3
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Kulkarni V; Murray A; Mittal R; Spence D; O’Kane G; Incoll I, 2018, 'Microbial counts in hands with and without nail varnish after surgical skin preparation: a randomized control trial', Journal of Hand Surgery: European Volume, vol. 43, pp. 832 - 835, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1753193418764287
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Mittal R; Drynan D; Harris IA; Naylor JM, 2018, 'Surgical versus non-surgical management of type B ankle fractures with minimal talar shift in adults: a systematic review', ANZ Journal of Surgery, vol. 88, pp. 1123 - 1128, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.14445
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Harris IA; Naylor JM; Lawson A; Buchbinder R; Ivers R; Balogh Z; Smith P; Mittal R; Xuan W; Howard K; Vafa A; Yates P; Rieger B; Smith G; Elkinson I; Kim W; Chehade M; Sungaran J; Latendresse K; Wong J; Viswanathan S; Richardson M; Shrestha K; Drobetz H; Tran P; Loveridge J; Page R; Hau R; Bingham R; Mulford J; Incoll I, 2017, 'A combined randomised and observational study of surgery for fractures in the distal radius in the elderly (CROSSFIRE) - A study protocol', BMJ Open, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016100
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Adie S; Harris IA; Naylor JM; Mittal R, 2017, 'Are outcomes reported in surgical randomized trials patient-important? A systematic review and meta-analysis', Canadian Journal of Surgery, vol. 60, pp. 86 - 93, http://dx.doi.org/10.1503/cjs.010616
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Mittal R; Jeyaprakash P; Harris IA; Naylor JM, 2017, 'Type B ankle fractures: A retrospective study of longer-term outcomes', BMC Research Notes, vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s13104-017-2676-8
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Chua MJ; Hart AJ; Mittal R; Harris IA; Xuan W; Naylor JM, 2017, 'Early mobilisation after total hip or knee arthroplasty: A multicentre prospective observational study', PLoS ONE, vol. 12, http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0179820
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Naylor JM; Hart A; Mittal R; Harris I; Xuan W, 2017, 'The value of inpatient rehabilitation after uncomplicated knee arthroplasty: A propensity score analysis', Medical Journal of Australia, vol. 207, pp. 250 - 255, http://dx.doi.org/10.5694/mja16.01362
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Murgatroyd D; Harris IA; Chen JS; Adie S; Mittal R; Cameron ID, 2017, 'Predictors of seeking financial compensation following motor vehicle trauma: inception cohort with moderate to severe musculoskeletal injuries', BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, vol. 18, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/s12891-017-1535-z
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Mittal R; Harris IA; Adie S; Naylor JM, 2017, 'Surgery for type B ankle fracture treatment: A Combined Randomised and Observational Study (CROSSBAT)', BMJ Open, vol. 7, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmjopen-2016-013298
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Adie S; Harris IA; Naylor JM; Mittal R, 2017, 'The quality of surgical versus non-surgical randomized controlled trials', Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications, vol. 5, pp. 63 - 66, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conctc.2016.12.001
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Mittal R; Harris IA; Adie S; Naylor JM, 2016, 'Factors affecting patient participation in orthopaedic trials comparing surgery to non-surgical interventions', Contemporary Clinical Trials Communications, vol. 3, pp. 153 - 157, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.conctc.2016.05.007
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Adie S; Harris IA; Naylor JM; Mittal R, 2015, 'Reply to letter: CONSORT Compliance in Surgical Randomized Trials: Possible Solutions', Annals of Surgery, vol. 261, pp. e135, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000000420
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Abdel Messih M; Naylor JM; Descallar J; Manickam A; Mittal R; Harris IA, 2014, 'Mail versus telephone administration of the oxford knee and hip scores', Journal of Arthroplasty, vol. 29, pp. 491 - 494, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2013.07.047
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Lieu D; Harris IA; Naylor JM; Mittal R, 2014, 'Total hip replacement in haemodialysis or renal transplant patients', J Orthop Surg (Hong Kong), vol. 22, pp. 393 - 398, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/230949901402200325
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Naylor JM; Hayen A; Davidson E; Hackett D; Harris IA; Kamalasena G; Mittal R, 2014, 'Minimal detectable change for mobility and patient-reported tools in people with osteoarthritis awaiting arthroplasty', BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, vol. 15, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2474-15-235
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Mak J; Fransen M; Jennings M; March LM; Mittal R; Harris IA, 2013, 'Evidence‐based review for patients undergoing elective hip and knee replacement', ANZ Journal of Surgery, vol. 84, pp. 17 - 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ans.12109
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Harris IA; Madan N; Naylor JM; Chong S; Mittal R; Jalaludin BB, 2013, 'Trends in knee arthroscopy and subsequent arthroplasty in an Australian population: a retrospective cohort study', BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2474-14-143
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Rahman LA; Adie S; Naylor JM; Mittal R; So S; Harris IA, 2013, 'A systematic review of the diagnostic performance of orthopedic physical examination tests of the hip', BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, vol. 14, pp. 257 - 265, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2474-14-257
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Ko V; Naylor J; Harris I; Crosbie J; Yeo A; Mittal R, 2013, 'One-to-one therapy is not superior to group or home-based therapy after total knee arthroplasty: A randomized, superiority trial', Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery - Series A, vol. 95, pp. 1942 - 1949, http://dx.doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.L.00964
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Adie S; Harris IA; Naylor JM; Mittal R, 2013, 'Reply to "CONSORT Compliance in Surgical Randomized Trials"', Annals of Surgery, pp. 1 - 1, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000000420
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Adie S; Harris IA; Naylor JM; Mittal R, 2013, 'CONSORT compliance in surgical randomised trials: are we there yet? A systematic review', Annals of Surgery, vol. 258, pp. 872 - 878, http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0b013e31829664b9
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Harris IA; Harris A; Naylor JM; Adie S; Mittal R; Dao A, 2013, 'Discordance between patient and surgeon satisfaction after total joint arthroplasty', Journal of Arthroplasty, vol. 28, pp. 722 - 727, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2012.07.044
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Arora M, 2013, 'The Effect of a Single Passive Intervention to Improve Patient Satisfaction in an Orthopaedic Service', Open Journal of Orthopaedics, vol. 2, pp. 30 - 33, http://dx.doi.org/10.4236/ojo.2012.22006
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Ko V; Naylor JM; Harris IA; Crosbie J; Yeo A; MIttal R, 2013, 'Is 1-1 therapy superior to group based therapy after knee arthroplasty? A randomized, superiority trial', The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, vol. 95, pp. 1942 - 1949
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Adie S; Kwan A; Naylor JM; Harris IA; Mittal R, 2012, 'Cryotherapy following total knee replacement', Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, vol. Sep 12, pp. 1 - 86, http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/14651858.CD007911.pub2
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Adie S; Dao ATT; Harris IA; Naylor JM; Mittal R, 2012, 'Satisfaction with joint replacement in public versus private hospitals: A cohort study', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery, vol. 82, pp. 616 - 624, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-2197.2012.06113.x
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Naylor JM; Ko V; Rougellis S; Green N; Hackett D; Magrath A; Barnett A; Kim G; White M; Nathan P; Harmer A; MacKey M; Heard R; Yeo A; Adie S; Harris IA; Mittal R; Cho A, 2012, 'Is discharge knee range of motion a useful and relevant clinical indicator after total knee replacement? Part 1', Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, vol. 18, pp. 644 - 651, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2753.2011.01655.x
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Mittal R; Ko V; Adie S; Naylor JM; Dave J; Dave C; Harris IA; Hackett D; Ngo D; Dietsch S, 2012, 'Tourniquet application only during cement fixation in total knee arthroplasty: A double-blind, randomized controlled trial', Australian and New Zealand Journal of Surgery, vol. 82, pp. 428 - 433, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-2197.2012.06083.x
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Naylor JM; Mittal R; Carroll K; Harris IA, 2012, 'Introductory insights into patient preferences for outpatient rehabilitation after knee replacement: implications for practice and future research', Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, vol. 18, pp. 586 - 592, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2753.2010.01619.x
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Naylor JM; Yeo AET; Mittal R; Ko V; Harris IA, 2012, 'Improvements in knee range and symptomatic and functional behavior after knee arthroplasty based on preoperative restriction in range', Journal of Arthroplasty, vol. 27, pp. 1100 - 1105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.arth.2011.09.023
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Naylor JM; Ko V; Rougellis S; Green N; Mittal R; Heard R; Yeo AET; Barnett A; Hackett D; Saliba C; Smith N; MacKey M; Harmer A; Harris IA; Adie S; Mcevoy L, 2012, 'Is discharge knee range of motion a useful and relevant clinical indicator after total knee replacement? Part 2', Journal of Evaluation in Clinical Practice, vol. 18, pp. 652 - 658, http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2753.2011.01656.x
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Naylor JM; Ko V; Adie S; Gaskin C; Walker R; Harris IA; Mittal R, 2011, 'Validity and reliability of using photography for measuring knee range of motion: a methodological study', BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders, vol. 12, pp. 77, http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2474-12-77
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    So S; Harris IA; Naylor JM; Adie S; Mittal R, 2011, 'Correlation between metal allergy and treatment outcomes after ankle fracture fixation', Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery, vol. 19, pp. 309 - 313
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Rajat Mittal
    Naylor JM; Mittal R; Greenfield DR; Milne J; Ko V; Harris IA; Adie S, 2011, 'Scope for a 'one size fits all' rehabilitation approach after knee replacement? Heterogeneity in patient preferences makes this unlikely', International Journal of Person-Centered Medicine, vol. 1, pp. 260 - 267, http://dx.doi.org/10.5750/ijpcm.v1i2.68

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