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BOAST guidelines for management of distal radius fracture

Sam Anand looks at the guidelines introduced in December 2017 and the problems faced when adhering to the guidelines in practice The British Orthopaedic Association Standards for Trauma (BOAST) sets


Orthopaedic Knee Conference 2018 – Shaping the future of knee surgery

Orthopaedic Knee Conference Friday 2 November 2018, Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds Six CME points expected Now entering our third successive year, this FREE-to-attend one-day meeting will see orthopaedic consultants, registrars


Current status of silicone joint implants for first MTPJ replacement

It has been about six decades since surgeons started using silicone implants for the first metatarsophalangeal joint, with patients suffering from hallux rigidus being the main beneficiaries. Mohammad Salim, Elizabeth


Revolutionary imaging solution from Joint Operations

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE Joint Operations’ non-surgical product line now boasts the revolutionary imaging solution by Trice Medical that allows surgeons to perform a full diagnostic arthroscopy in an outpatient clinic setting. The mi-eye


Arthrex product news

Superior capsular reconstruction – Minimally invasive treatment of previously irreparable cuffs The Arthrex Superior Capsular Reconstruction technique was developed with design surgeon Tiru Mihata (patents pending). The technique addresses irreparable


MONEY MATTERS – Will your pay slip trigger a tax breach?

Dr Benjamin Holdsworth on the importance of sense-checking If you have not reviewed your pay slip in a while, now is the time to ensure you are being paid the


Orthopaedic care worth travelling for

After breaking his collarbone in four places, Falkland Island native, Shaun East, had few specialist care options available to him at home, so he flew halfway around the world to


DePuy Synthes introduces TRUESPAN Meniscal Repair System

DePuy Synthes Mitek Sports Medicine announced in May the launch of the TRUESPAN™ Meniscal Repair System, a knee arthroscopy solution designed to simplify meniscal repair, and make arthroscopy surgeries more


14–15 February 2019, Santander International Hip Meeting; Spain

Welcome address for the 10th Santander International Hip Meeting in Spain Dear Colleagues On behalf of the Organizing Committee, it is my great pleasure to welcome you to Santander and


Corin Groups’ new HQ and Orthopaedic Implant Manufacturing facility opens

Her Royal Highness The Princess Royal formally opened orthopaedic technology firm Corin’s new headquarters and manufacturing facility in June. The new facility doubles Corin’s manufacturing capacity compared to 2015 levels