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Tailor-made prosthetic liners could help more amputees walk again

Researchers at the University of Bath have developed a new way of designing and manufacturing bespoke prosthetic liners, in less than a day This potentially life-changing project is combining advances


Money Matters – Many savers are breaching the protection of their pensions savings allowance

Dr Benjamin Holdsworth on why you should check your own position Thousands of pension savers have unwittingly lost the protection they had put in place to guard against tax charges


New IoT Security Foundation whitepaper outlines best practice for healthcare IT teams

The IoT Security Foundation recently announced a free best-practice-cybersecurity guide for medical device developers to help create more secure systems that better protect patient health and data. Its release comes


OrthAlign announces launch of HipAlign application for surgical navigation in total hip arthroplasty

For nearly a decade, OrthAlign has been a provider of smart-technologies powering total knee arthroplasty. The company has been laser-focused on designing devices and software that are simple to use,


Multicenter observational study for the treatment of osteoarthritis of the thumb

Promotional feature A summary of results from a prospective post-market observational study for the treatment of osteoarthritis of the thumb [1] using Actimove® Rhizo Forte thumb orthosis Background Osteoarthritis (OA)


Invitation to ArthrexLive Foot & Ankle Symposium 2019, Lords Cricket Ground, London, Friday October 4

Promotional feature In 2018, the Arthrex UK team hosted two ArthrexLive Foot & Ankle Symposiums in Hampshire and Manchester.  After a great response from this first year of foot &


High postural sway doubles older women’s fracture risk

Postural sway is an independent risk factor for bone fractures in postmenopausal women, according to a new study from the University of Eastern Finland and Kuopio University Hospital. Women with


Recreating embryonic conditions at break sites can help bones heal faster

Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago and the University of Pennsylvania have developed a unique technique that uses stem cells and flexible implantable bone-stabilising plates to help speed


Helping the body’s ability to grow bone

For the first time, scientists have been able to study how well synthetic bone grafts stand up to the rigours and ‘strains’ of life, and how quickly they help bone


10-13 September 2019, BOA Annual Congress; Liverpool

The BOA Annual Congress 2019 will take place at the ACC Liverpool from 10th-13th September. Liverpool is a city of culture, proud of its rich heritage and renowned for its friendly people.