Simon Talbot has been researching techniques for improving the rotational positioning of the femoral component of total knee replacements. As part of this work he has invented and holds a patent in the Sulcus Line Trochlear Alignment Guide (known as the STAG). He routinely uses this device during surgery. For further information and to discuss licensing agreements, contact Simon at [javascript protected email address]. To purchase the instrument, visit the manufacturers at

  • Australian Orthopaedic Association
  • Australian Knee Society
  • Arthroplasty Society of Australia
  • International Society of Arthroscopy, Knee Surgery and Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
  • Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association
  • Australian Institute for Musculoskeletal Science
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Warringal Private Hospital
  • Asia Pacific Orthopaedic Association