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Mariani Pier PaoloMD, at the University of Rome “La Sapienza”, where he got his surgical and orthopaedic training. In 1987, at the same University he was appointed Professor of Traumatology. In 2000, he moved to the Rome University of Movement Science (IUSM). In 2000, he received the honoris causa Degree in Medicine at University of Pleven (Bulgaria). Founding member of European Society of Knee and Arthroscopy (ESSKA) of the Italian Society of Arthroscopy (SIA), of the Italian Society of Sports Traumatology. Board member of  several national and international scientific societies. From 1988 to 2000 he was the chairman of the Educational Committee of ESSKA. Member of the Editorial Board of international scientific journals (Arthroscopy J, Sports Exercise and Injury, Knee Surgery Sports Knee Arthroscopy J, Archives Orthopaedic and Traumatology, and Journal Orthopaedic Science). Orthopaedic Consultant for a variety of sport and soccer teams in Italy. He published the first Italian book of knee arthroscopic surgery and published about 52 articles in peer reviewed periodicals and 38 in other journals covering mainly knee surgery and arthroscopy of knee and other joints. He edited two books and published several chapters in international books. Additionally, he has delivered several presentations at national and international conferences.



P.P. Mariani, I. Caruso. An electromyographic investigation of subluxation of the patella. Journal Bone Joint Surgery, 61B: 169 171, 1979.

P.P. Mariani, A. Ferretti, C. Gigli, G. Puddu. Isokinetic evaluation of the after arthroscopic meniscectomy: comparison between anterolateral   and central approaches. Arthroscopy 3;123-126, 1987.

P.P.Mariani, N.Santori, E. Adriani, M. Mastantuono. Accelerated rehabilitation after arthroscopic meniscal repair: a clinical and magnetic resonance  imaging evaluation. Arthroscopy, 12; 680-686,1996.

P.P. Mariani, P. Santoriello, G. Maresca. Spontaneous accessory nerve palsy. Case Report. Journal Shoulder and Elbow Surgery, 7; 545-546, 1998.

P.P.Mariani, F. Margheritini, G. Camillieri.    One-stage arthroscopically assisted anterior and posterior cruciate ligament reconstruction. Arthroscopy, 17;700-707,2001.

P.P. Mariani,R. Becker, J. Rihn, F. Margheritini. Surgical treatment of posterior ligament and posterolateral corner injuries. An anatomical, biomechanical and clinical review. The Knee 10, 311-324,2003.

P.P. Mariani, F. Margheritini. Septic arthritis of the knee. Tech in Knee Surgery, 2,117-124, 2003.

P.P. Mariani, F. Margheritini, A. Bellelli. Bone Mineral Density of the proximal metaphysis of tibia. Clinical relevance in Posterior Cruciate Ligament reconstruction. Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy, 2005.

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