Conjoint Senior Lecturer

Dr Ralph Stanford


Medicine & Health
School of Clinical Medicine

Dr Stanford is a senior orthopaedic surgeon at Prince of Wales Hospital with a special interest in spinal cord injury. He was Australian Principal Investigator for the Riluzole in Spinal Cord Injury Study, a double bind randomised trial of riluzole in acute cervical spinal cord injury. 

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Clinical Program of Surgery, Edmund Blacket Building, Prince of Wales Hospital
  • Journal articles | 2012
    Chau AMT; Xu LC; Van DR; Wong J; Gragnaniello C; Stanford RE; Mobbs R, 2012, 'Reconstruction versus no reconstruction of iliac crest defects following harvest for spinal fusion: A systematic review: A review', Journal of Neurosurgery - Spine, vol. 16, pp. 565 - 572,

Dr Stanford's current research interest is in acute assessment of spinal cord injury and improving data collection to establish a platform for research into outcomes of early interventions in acute spinal cord injury. He is collaborating with a network of colleagues in NSW on a project called Acute Management of Spinal Cord Injury (AMOSCI).