1. Mavrogenis AF,Markatos K, Nikolaou V, Gartziou-Tatti.A, Soucacos PN.Congenital anomalies of the limbs in mythology and antiquity.International Orthopaedics. 2018;42(4):957-65.
  2. Malahias MA, Nikolaou VS, Johnson EO, Kaseta MK, Kazas ST, Babis GC. Platelet-rich plasma ultrasound-guided injection in the treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome: A placebo-controlled clinical study. Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine. 2018;12(3):e1480-e8.
  3. Crijns TJ, Janssen SJ, Davis JT, Ring D, Sanchez HB, Mavrogenis AF, et al. Reliability of the classification of proximal femur fractures: Does clinical experience matter?
  4. Chytas D, Korres DS, Babis GC, Efstathopoulos NE, Papadopoulos EC, Markatos K, et al. Anatomical considerations of C2 lamina for the placement of translaminar screw: a review of the literature. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. 2018;28(3):343-9.
  5. Tyrpenou E, Malahias MA, Nikolaou V, Babis GC, Claessen F, Stoop N, et al. Nontraumatic Fracture of a Custom-Made Wagner Cone Prosthesis Hip Stem: A Case Report
  6. Thomas T, Nikolaos E, Vasileios N, Ioannis C, Ioannis P, Panayiotis K, et al. Association between serum and synovial fluid Dickkopf-1 levels with radiographic severity in primary knee osteoarthritis patients. Clinical Rheumatology. 2017:1-8.
  7. Theologis T, Efstathopoulos N, Nikolaou V, Charikopoulos I, Papapavlos I, Kokkoris P, et al. Erratum to: Association between serum and synovial fluid Dickkopf-1 levels with radiographic severity in primary knee osteoarthritis patients (Clinical Rheumatology, (2017), 36, 8, (1865-1872), 10.1007/s10067-017-3640-7). Clinical Rheumatology. 2017;36(8):1933.
  8. Pappa E, Perrea DS, Pneumaticos S, Nikolaou VS. Role of fetuin A in the diagnosis and treatment of joint arthritis. World Journal of Orthopaedics. 2017;8(6):461-4.
  9. Nikolaou VS, Malahias MA, Kaseta MK, Sourlas I, Babis GC. Comparative clinical study of ultrasound-guided A1 pulley release vs open surgical intervention in the treatment of trigger finger. World Journal of Orthopaedics. 2017;8(2):163-9.
  10. Nikolaou VS, Giannoudis PV. History of osteochondral allograft transplantation. Injury. 2017;48(7):1283-6.
  11. Korres DS, Chytas DG, Markatos KN, Efstathopoulos NE, Nikolaou VS, Nikolaou VS, et al. The “challenging” fractures of the odontoid process: a review of the classification schemes
  12. Korres DS, Lazaretos J, Papailiou J, Kyriakopoulos E, Chytas D, Efstathopoulos NE, et al. Morphometric analysis of the odontoid process: using computed tomography—in the Greek population. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. 2016;26(2):119-25.
  13. Claessen FMAP, Stoop N, Ring D, Doornberg JN, Guitton TG, van den Bekerom MPJ, et al. Interpretation of Post-operative Distal Humerus Radiographs After Internal Fixation: Prediction of Later Loss of Fixation. Journal of Hand Surgery. 2016;41(10):e337-e41.
  14. Papadakis M, Lianou A, Nikolaou VS. Isolated Fracture of the Trapezoid. A Rare Injury. Journal of hand and microsurgery. 2015;7(1):104-5.
  15. Nikolaou VS, Petit A, Khoury V, Blain-Pare E, Zukor DJ, Huk OL, et al. Magnetic resonance imaging of painful metal-on-metal total hip replacement
  16. Nikolaou VS, Chytas D, Korres D, Efstathopoulos N. Crowned Dens Syndrome Incidentally Diagnosed After Investigation of Cervical Spine Injury With Incomplete Quadriplegia: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Journal of Medical Cases. 2015;6(4):167-9.
  17. Nikolaou VS, Babis GC. Rationale and long term outcome of rotating platform total knee replacement.  Total Knee Arthroplasty: Long Term Outcomes: Springer-Verlag London Ltd; 2015. p. 135-42.
  18. Markatos K, Kaseta M, Nikolaou VS. Perioperative skin preparation and draping in modern total joint arthroplasty: Current evidence. Surgical Infections. 2015;16(3):221-5.
  19. Markatos K, Efstathopoulos N, Kaseta KM, Nikolaou V, Tsoucalas G, Sgantzos M, et al. Nicholas J. Giannestras (1908-1978): a distinguished orthopaedic surgeon, his work, life and times
  20. Malahias MA, Johnson EO, Babis GC, Nikolaou VS. Single injection of platelet-rich plasma as a novel treatment of carpal tunnel syndrome. Neural Regeneration Research. 2015;10(11):1856-9.
  21. Janssen SJ, Teunis T, Guitton TG, Ring D. Do Surgeons Treat Their Patients Like They Would Treat Themselves? Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2015;473(11):3564-72.
  22. Arealis G, Nikolaou VS. Bone printing: New frontiers in the treatment of bone defects. Injury. 2015;46:S20-S2.
  23. Tsapaki V, Tsalafoutas IA, Fagkrezos D, Lazaretos I, Nikolaou VS, Efstathopoulos N. Patient radiation doses in various fluoroscopically guided orthopaedic procedures. Radiation Protection Dosimetry. 2014;168(1):72-5.
  24. Tosti R, Ilyas AM, Mellema JJ, Guitton TG, Ring D, Korres D, et al. Interobserver variability in the treatment of little finger metacarpal neck fractures
  25. Pilichou A, Sekouris N, Nikolaou V, Demetriou E, Angoules A. Missed Avulsion Fracture of the Ischial Tuberosity in an Adolescent Competitive Athlete: Case Report and Literature Review. J Trauma Treat S. 2014;2:2167-1222.
  26. Panousis K, Nikolaou VS, Tsaganos T, Lallos S, Giamarellos-Bourboulis EJ, Efstathopoulos N, et al. Thalidomide prolongs survival after experimental musculoskeletal injury, through an effect on mononuclear apoptosis
  27. Nikolaou VS, Petit A, Khoury V, Blain-Pare E, Zukor DJ, Huk OL, et al. Magnetic resonance imaging of painful metal-on-metal total hip replacement. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. 2014;25(2):313-9.
  28. Nikolaou VS, Chytas D, Korres D, Efstathopoulos N. Vanishing bone disease (gorham-stout syndrome): A review of a rare entity. World Journal of Orthopaedics. 2014;5(5):694-8.
  29. Nikolaou VS, Chytas D, Babis GC. Common controversies in total knee replacement surgery: Current evidence. World Journal of Orthopaedics. 2014;5(4):460-8.
  32. Malahias MA, Chytas D, Babis GC, Nikolaou VS. Platelet-rich plasma guided injections: clinical application in peripheral neuropathies. Front Surg. 2014;1:41.
  33. Korres D, Nikolaou VS, Kaseta M, Evangelopoulos D, Markatos K, Lazarettos J, et al. Posterior stabilization of cervical spine injuries using the Roy-Camille plates: A long-term follow-up. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. 2014;24(SUPPL.1):S125-S30.
  34. Chronopoulos E, Nikolaou VS, Masgala A, Kaspiris A, Babis GC. Unilateral adrenal hemorrhage after total knee arthroplasty. Orthopedics. 2014;37(5):e508-e11.
  35. Arealis G, Nikolaou VS, Lacon A, Ashwood N, Hayward K, Karagkevrekis C. Trevor’s Disease: A Literature Review regarding Classification, Treatment, and Prognosis apropos of a Case. Case Rep Orthop. 2014;2014:940360.
  36. Arealis G, Nikolaou VS, Lacon A, Ashwood N, Hamlet M. Plate on Plate Osteosynthesis for the Treatment of Nonhealed Periplate Fractures. ISRN orthopedics. 2014;2014.
  37. Arealis G, Galanopoulos I, Nikolaou VS, Lacon A, Ashwood N, Kitsis C, et al. Does the CT improve inter- and intra-observer agreement for the AO, Fernandez and Universal classification systems for distal radius fractures?
  38. Nikolaou VS, Petit A, Zukor DJ, Papanastasiou C, Huk OL, Antoniou J. Presence of Cobalt and Chromium Ions in the Seminal Fluid of Young Patients With Metal-on-Metal Total Hip Arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty. 2013;28(1):161-7.
  39. Nikolaou VS, Korres D, Lallos S, Mavrogenis A, Lazarettos I, Sourlas I, et al. Cemented Müller straight stem total hip replacement: 18 year survival, clinical and radiological outcomes. World Journal of Orthopaedics. 2013;4(4):303-8.
  40. Mohammad-Shahi MH, Nikolaou VS, Giannitsios D, Ouellet J, Jarzem PF. The effect of angular mismatch between vertebral endplate and vertebral body replacement endplate on implant subsidence. Journal of Spinal Disorders and Techniques. 2013;26(5):268-73.
  41. Hageman MGJS, Guitton TG, Ring D, Lee Osterman A, Spoor AB, Van Der Zwan AL, et al. How surgeons make decisions when the evidence is inconclusive. Journal of Hand Surgery. 2013;38(6):1202-8.
  42. Bobotas K, Lallos SN, Nikolaou VS, Korres DS, Efstathopoulos NE. Successful treatment of congenital pseudarthrosis of the tibia: Still a challenge. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. 2013;23(SUPPL. 2):S303-S10.
  43. Walsh AJ, Nikolaou VS, Antoniou J. Inflammatory pseudotumor complicating metal-on-highly cross-linked polyethylene total hip arthroplasty. Journal of Arthroplasty. 2012;27(2):324.e5-.e8.
  44. Tosounidis T, Kanakaris N, Nikolaou V, Tan B, Giannoudis PV. Assessment of Lateral Compression type 1 pelvic ring injuries by intraoperative manipulation: Which fracture pattern is unstable? International Orthopaedics. 2012;36(12):2553-8.
  45. Nikolaou VS, Edwards MR, Bogoch E, Schemitsch EH, Waddell JP, Walsh AJ, et al. A prospective randomised controlled trial comparing three alternative bearing surfaces in primary total hip replacement
  46. Nikolaou VS, Antoniou J. Revision total hip arthroplasty.  Practical Procedures in Elective Orthopaedic Surgery: Pelvis and Lower Extremity. 9780857298140: Springer-Verlag London Ltd; 2012. p. 67-78.
  47. Alghamdi A, Nikolaou V, Backstein D. Porous Tantalum Augments and Cones. In: Parvizi J, editor. The Knee: Reconstruction, Replacement, and Revision: Data Trace Publishing Company; 2012.
  48. Tsiolis P, Giamarellos-Bourboulis EJ, Mavrogenis AF, Savvidou O, Lallos SN, Frangia K, et al. Experimental osteomyelitis caused by methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus treated with a polylactide carrier releasing linezolid
  49. Nikolaou VS, Tan HB, Haidukewych G, Kanakaris N, Giannoudis PV. Proximal tibial fractures: Early experience using polyaxial locking-plate technology. International Orthopaedics. 2011;35(8):1215-21.
  50. Nikolaou VS, Stengel D, Konings P, Kontakis G, Petridis G, Petrakakis G, et al. Use of femoral shaft fracture classification for predicting the risk of associated injuries. Journal of Orthopaedic Trauma. 2011;25(9):556-9.
  51. Nikolaou VS, Petit A, Debiparshad K, Huk OL, Zukor DJ, Antoniou J. Metal-on-metal total hip arthroplasty: Five- to 11-year follow-up. Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. 2011;69(SUPPL. 1):S77-S83.
  52. Nikolaou VS, Harwood PJ, Karadimas EJ, Tan HB, Giannoudis PV, Nikolaou VS, et al. Novel anticoagulants: new evidence for emerging drugs and their potential application in major lower limb surgery
  53. Nikolaou VS, Harwood PJ, Karadimas EJ, Tan HB, Giannoudis PV, Nikolaou VS, et al. Novel anticoagulants: new evidence for emerging drugs and their potential application in major lower limb surgery
  54. Nikolaou VS, Desy NM, Bergeron SG, Antoniou J. Total knee replacement and chemical thromboprophylaxis: Current evidence. Current Vascular Pharmacology. 2011;9(1):33-41.
  55. Mavrogenis AF, Nikolaou V, Efstathopoulos N, Korres DS, Pneumaticos SG. Functional outcome and complications using the intramedullary hip screw for intertrochanteric fractures. Journal of surgical orthopaedic advances. 2011;20(3):188-92.
  56. Lykoudi I, Kottis G, Nikolaou VS, Setaki P, Fassoulaki A, Efstathopoulos N. Intra-articular morphine enhances analgesic efficacy of ropivacaine for knee arthroscopy in ambulatory patients. Orthopedics. 2011;34(2).
  57. Brin YS, Nikolaou VS, Joseph L, Zukor DJ, Antoniou J. Imageless computer assisted versus conventional total knee replacement. A Bayesian meta-analysis of 23 comparative studies. International Orthopaedics. 2011;35(3):331-9.
  58. Antoniou J, Walsh AJ, Nikolaou VS. Revision of the Acetabular Components: Role of Structural Bulk Allografts and Porous Tantalum Implants.  Evidence-Based Orthopedics: Wiley-Blackwell; 2011. p. 205-11.
  59. Efstathopoulos N, Nikolaou VS, Xypnitos FN, Korres D, Lazarettos I, Panousis K, et al. Investigation on the distal screw of a trochanteric intramedullary implant (Fi-nail) using a simplified finite element model. Injury. 2010;41(3):259-65.
  60. Cox G, Jones S, Nikolaou VS, Kontakis G, Giannoudis PV. Elderly tibial shaft fractures: Open fractures are not associated with increased mortality rates. Injury. 2010;41(6):620-3.
  61. Veysi VT, Nikolaou VS, Paliobeis C, Efstathopoulos N, Giannoudis PV. Prevalence of chest trauma, associated injuries and mortality: A level i trauma centre experience. International Orthopaedics. 2009;33(5):1425-33.
  62. Tosounidis T, Kontakis G, Nikolaou V, Papathanassopoulos A, Giannoudis PV. Fracture healing and bone repair: An update. Trauma. 2009;11(3):145-56.
  63. Sourlas I, Papachristou G, Pilichou A, Giannoudis PV, Efstathopoulos N, Nikolaou VS. Proximal tibial stress fractures associated with primary degenerative knee osteoarthritis. American journal of orthopedics (Belle Mead, NJ). 2009;38(3):120-4.
  64. Papathanasopoulos A, Nikolaou V, Petsatodis G, Giannoudis PV. Multiple trauma: An ongoing evolution of treatment modalities? Injury. 2009;40(2):115-9.
  65. Nikolaou VS, Korres D, Xypnitos F, Lazarettos J, Lallos S, Sapkas G, et al. Fixation of Mitchell’s osteotomy with bioabsorbable pins for treatment of hallux valgus deformity. International Orthopaedics. 2009;33(3):701-6.
  66. Nikolaou VS, Efstathopoulos N, Sourlas I, Pilichou A, Papachristou G, Efstathopoulos N, et al. Anatomic double-bundle versus single-bundle ACL reconstruction: a comparative biomechanical study in rabbits
  67. Nikolaou VS, Efstathopoulos N, Kontakis G, Kanakaris NK, Giannoudis PV. The influence of osteoporosis in femoral fracture healing time. Injury. 2009;40(6):663-8.
  68. Nikolaou VS, Bergeron SG, Huk OL, Zukor DJ, Antoniou J. Evaluation of persistent pain after hip resurfacing. Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. 2009;67(2):168-72.
  69. Manidakis N, Kanakaris NK, Nikolaou VS, Giannoudis PV. Early palsy of the sciatic nerve due to heterotopic ossification after surgery for fracture of the posterior wall of the acetabulum. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery – Series B. 2009;91(2):253-7.
  70. Kaselouris E, Venetsanos D, Provatidis C, Xypnitos N, Nikolaou N, Lazarettos J, et al. Investigation Of A Trochanteric Fi-Nail Intramedullary Implant Fixation Using The Finite Element Method. Journal of Orthopaedics. 2009;6(4).
  71. Kanakaris NK, Angoules AG, Nikolaou VS, Kontakis G, Giannoudis PV. Treatment and outcomes of pelvic malunions and nonunions: A systematic review. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 2009;467(8):2112-24.
  72. Giannoudis PV, Nikolaou VS, Kheir E, Mehta S, Stengel D, Roberts CS, et al. Factors determining quality of life and level of sporting activity after internal fixation of an isolated acetabular fracture
  73. Efstathopoulos N, Sapkas G, Xypnitos FN, Lazarettos I, Korres D, Nikolaou VS. Recurrent intra-articular osteoid osteoma of the hip after radiofrequency ablation: A case report and review of the literature. Cases Journal. 2009;2(7).
  74. Efstathopoulos N, Mavrogenis AF, Lallos S, Nikolaou V, Papagelopoulos PJ, Savvidou OD, et al. 10-year evaluation of the cementless low-contact-stress rotating-platform total knee arthroplasty. Journal of Long-Term Effects of Medical Implants. 2009;19(4):255-63.
  75. Dahabreh Z, Calori GM, Kanakaris NK, Nikolaou VS, Giannoudis PV. A cost analysis of treatment of tibial fracture nonunion by bone grafting or bone morphogenetic protein-7. International Orthopaedics. 2009;33(5):1407-14.
  76. Bergeron SG, Desy NM, Nikolaou VS, Debiparshad K, Antoniou J. The early results of metal-on-metal hip resurfacing: A prospective study at a minimum two-year follow-up. Bulletin of the NYU Hospital for Joint Diseases. 2009;67(2):132-4.
  77. Nikolaou VS, Pilichou A, Staramos D, Chronopoulos E, Korres D, Efstathopoulos N. Axillary artery and brachial plexus injury after anterior shoulder dislocation: Report of a case and review of the literature. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. 2008;18(8):595-8.
  78. Nikolaou VS, Pilichou A, Korres D, Efstathopoulos N, Kanakaris NK, Nikolaou VS, et al. Transient osteoporosis of the knee
  79. Nikolaou VS, Papathanasopoulos A, Giannoudis PV. What’s new in the management of proximal femoral fractures? Injury. 2008;39(12):1309-18.
  80. Nikolaou VS, Giannakou N, Triantopoulou C, Pneumaticos S. Giant osteochondroma of the posterior cavity of the knee. Orthopedics. 2008;31(11):1142.
  81. Nikolaou VS, Efstathopoulos N, Papakostidis C, Kanakaris NK, Kontakis G, Giannoudis PV. Minimally invasive plate osteosynthesis – an update. Current Orthopaedics. 2008;22(3):202-7.
  82. Nikolaou VS, Delis S, Giannakou N, Triantopoulou C, Pneumaticos S. Paraspinal desmoid tumor: A case report and a literature review. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. 2008;18(7):525-9.
  83. Nikolaou VS, Chronopoulos E, Savvidou C, Plessas S, Giannoudis P, Efstathopoulos N, et al. MRI efficacy in diagnosing internal lesions of the knee: a retrospective analysis. Journal of trauma management & outcomes. 2008;2(1):4.
  84. Matthews SJ, Nikolaou VS, Giannoudis PV, Matthews SJ, Nikolaou VS, Giannoudis PV, et al. Innovations in osteosynthesis and fracture care
  85. Keramaris NC, Calori GM, Nikolaou VS, Schemitsch EH, Giannoudis PV. Fracture vascularity and bone healing: A systematic review of the role of VEGF. Injury. 2008;39(SUPPL.2):S45-S57.
  86. Kanakaris NK, Nikolaou VS, Tosounidis T, Giannoudis PV. Fondaparinux for the prevention or treatment of venous thromboEmbolism related to lower limb trauma: Evidence today. Current Vascular Pharmacology. 2008;6(2):134-42.
  87. Giannoudis PV, Nikolaou VS. Surgical techniques-How do I do it?. Open reduction and internal fixation of posterior wall fractures of the acetabulum. Injury. 2008;39(10):1113-8.
  88. Efstathopoulos N, Giamarellos-Bourboulis E, Kanellakopoulou K, Lazarettos I, Giannoudis P, Frangia K, et al. Treatment of experimental osteomyelitis by Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus with bone cement system releasing grepafloxacin. Injury. 2008;39(12):1384-90.
  89. Chronopoulos E, Xypnitos FN, Nikolaou VS, Efstathopoulos N, Korres D. Osteoid osteoma of a metacarpal bone: A case report and review of the literature. Journal of Medical Case Reports. 2008;2.
  90. Pneumaticos S, Kalliakmanis A, Nikolaou V, Chronopoulos E, Papachristou G. Volar Plating for Displaced Fractures of the Distal Radius. Osteosynthesis and Trauma Care. 2007;15(02/03):104-9.
  91. Papachristou G, Nikolaou V, Efstathopoulos N, Sourlas J, Lazarettos J, Frangia K, et al. ACL reconstruction with semitendinosus tendon autograft without detachment of its tibial insertion: A histologic study in a rabbit model. Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 2007;15(10):1175-80.
  92. Nikolaou VS, Tsiridis E. (i) Pathways and signalling molecules. Current Orthopaedics. 2007;21(4):249-57.
  93. Nikolaou VS, Efstathopoulos N, Wredmark T, Efstathopoulos N, Tsaganos T, Giamarellos-Bourboulis EJ, et al. Hamstring tendons regeneration after ACL reconstruction: an overview
  94. Nikolaou VS, Efstathopoulos N, Wredmark T. Hamstring tendons regeneration after ACL reconstruction: An overview. Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy. 2007;15(2):153-60.
  95. Efstathopoulos NE, Nikolaou VS, Lazarettos JT. Intramedullary fixation of intertrochanteric hip fractures: A comparison of two implant designs. International Orthopaedics. 2007;31(1):71-6.
  96. Efstathopoulos N, Tsaganos T, Giamarellos-Bourboulis EJ, Kaldis P, Nicolaou V, Papalois A, et al. Early apoptosis of monocytes contributes to the pathogenesis of systemic inflammatory response and of bacterial translocation in an experimental model of multiple trauma. Clinical and Experimental Immunology. 2006;145(1):139-46.
  97. Efstathopoulos N, Nikolaou V, Lazarettos J, Triantopoulou C, Plessas S. Calcaneonavicular coalition: A case report and a literature review article. European Journal of Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology. 2006;16(1):70-4.
  98. Efstathopoulos N, Lazarettos J, Nikolaou V, Chronopoulos E. Inflammatory leiomyosarcoma of the ankle: A case report and review of the literature. Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery. 2006;45(2):127-30.
  99. Papachristou G, Nikolaou V, Sourlas I, Frangia K, Lazarettos I, Efstathopoulos N, editors. ACL reconstruction using semitendinosus tendon graft retaining the tibial insertion. Preliminary results in rabbits. Third IASTED International Conference on Biomechanics; 2005; Benidrom, Spain: ACTA Press.
  100. Efstathopoulos N, Bathrellos E, Giamarellos-Bourboulis EJ, Lazarettos J, Papalois A, Grecka P, et al. N-6 polynsaturated fatty acids confer hemodynamic stability in an experimental model of multiple trauma. Prostaglandins Leukotrienes and Essential Fatty Acids. 2005;72(5):357-62.
  101. Lazarettos J, Efstathopoulos N, Papagelopoulos PJ, Savvidou OD, Kanellakopoulou K, Giamarellou H, et al. A bioresorbable calcium phosphate delivery systems with teicoplanin for treating MRSA osteomyelitis. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research. 2004(423):253-8.