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New home for NHS transport charity Blood Bikes Wales

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE A South Wales business has stepped in to help a local health charity that had been struggling to find new premises   Previously based at Royal Glamorgan Hospital,

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12 October 2018, Ultrasound for Regional Anaesthesia; Oswestry

Programme includes: Lectures and hands-on scanning on live models Morning lectures on sonoanatomy of upper limb and lower limb for regional blockade with videos and clinical applications Afternoon session of

COMPANY NEWS

Wright Medical surpasses 30,000 total ankle replacement procedures globally since 2008

Wright Medical Group recently announced the achievement of a clinical milestone, surpassing 30,000 total ankle replacement (TAR) procedures globally since 2008.   Wright offers a complete continuum of care from primary through revision

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Arthrex medical education rolling into BESS

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE On 20 June 2018, the British Elbow and Shoulder Society (BESS) celebrated its 30th anniversary at the annual conference, held this year at the SEC Centre in Glasgow.

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Limited shoulder function is leading factor for rotator cuff surgery

For patients with rotator cuff tears, improving shoulder function is the most important reason for moving forward with surgical repair, according to research presented at the American Orthopaedic Society for

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Current ACL return to sport criteria fails to identify second injury risk

Returning to your sport after an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury and not suffering a second injury is often difficult, but for a younger sportsperson who suffers an ACL injury,

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Results for female ACL graft repair methods differ among younger athletes

Female athletes are two to eight more times likely to injure their ACL than males, however utilising one graft repair treatment method in females may be more beneficial than another,

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Corin’s Trinity™ PLUS cup mimics the structure of bone and gains 510k clearance

Fixation in poor bone, in either primary or revision situations, is a common clinical problem that requires specific solutions, until now these situations have been addressed using standard implants. Corin

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First Implantation of new ACE® acetabular cup system by JRI Orthopaedics

The first implantation of JRI Orthopaedics’ much anticipated, new ACE® acetabular system has taken place in Spain. ACE has been developed in partnership with a renowned surgeon design panel and builds

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15 October 2018, Uncemented Hip Conference; London

Cemented stems and cups have seen a resurgence in many countries due to their perceived better value over uncemented components. So, where does this leave cementless hip replacements? Are they