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Athletes fear being judged as weak when they experience pain or injury

Trinity College Dublin researchers have carried out the first multi-centred, international, qualitative study exploring the athlete experience (in their own words) of sporting low back pain (LBP) injury. LBP is

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Female surgeons perform less complex cases than male peers

Female surgeons at a large academic medical centre perform less complex surgical procedures than their male counterparts, according to a new study by researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH). This

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Restoration of cartilage can be a successful alternative to knee replacement

The University Medical Center (UMC) in Utrecht, the Netherlands, has developed a new treatment to restore cartilage in the knee. This can result in postponing a knee replacement for years.

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Smartphones, 4G and 5G: an update on advances in IoT for orthopaedics

Last year, Peter Ogrodnik wrote about the potential for Internet of Things in orthopaedics and the barriers to implementation [1,2] . In this article he would like to expand the

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New research finds low bone health testing rates after prostate cancer treatment

New research in the October 2020 issue of JNCCN—Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network finds the rate of bone mineral density (BMD) testing in people with prostate cancer undergoing androgen deprivation

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Same day discharge for NHS Golden Jubilee’s hip replacement patients

Orthopaedic specialists at NHS Golden Jubilee have launched a new hip replacement service which sees patients leaving hospital just 11 hours after admission. The Golden Jubilee National Hospital, which routinely

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DSM and PBC Biomed partner to develop regenerative bone adhesives

Royal DSM, a global science-based company in Nutrition, Health and Sustainable Living, and PBC Biomed, a medical device design and development company, have signed an agreement to jointly design and

DECEMBER 2020 EVENTS

1 December 2020, Osteoporosis Online; virtual event

Join the Royal Osteoporosis Society for their new digital learning event The ROS are taking education online this winter with Osteoporosis Online, their new digital learning event. The one-day event

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First UK hip-replacement patients benefit from new B Braun CoreHip implant

The first UK patients are benefiting from a next generation hip replacement system developed by B. Braun Medical Ltd and a modified operating technique which is helping to deliver rapid

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Global orthopaedics market to contract by over 20% in 2020 due to COVID-19

Following reports that elective surgeries being deferred or cancelled during the COVID-19 pandemic, the orthopaedic devices market has been highly affected. Against this backdrop, the global orthopaedic procedures are set