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Heraeus PALACADEMY® offers new online training courses for orthopaedic infection management and prevention

Heraeus PALACADEMY®, the educational platform of Heraeus Medical, features new online events on infection management in orthopaedics and traumatology with a focus on the prevention and management of periprosthetic joint


ENG4NHS: A new organisation to help the NHS and other not-for-profit healthcare organisations

Prof Peter J Ogrodnik is the course director for the MSc in Medical Engineering Design at Keele University and is a founder of the ENG4NHS project. Here, he talks to


LIMB-art founder picks up Entrepreneurial Spirit Award

The founder of LIMB-art, Mark Williams, has won the Entrepreneurial Spirit Award for Wales at the Great British Entrepreneur Awards. LIMB-art is a British design and manufacturing company based in


How to improve the surgery backlog during COVID-19

A new paper suggests three solutions to addressing the backlog of non-urgent surgeries delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. “As a surgeon, I understand why hospitals needed to delay many


18-22 January 2021, NSpine Platinum Masterclass; Switzerland

Now in its 5th year, the NSpine Platinum Masterclass has become established as one of the premier international case discussion forums, renown not only for the complexity of cases discussed,


Medical team exceed fundraising target with charity cycle

Total Orthopaedics along with Children’s TV presenter, Kiera-Nicole Brennan, exceeded their fundraising target at a charity cycle hosted by Static Cycle Studio (the latest indoor fitness studio) in South West London.


Researchers use soy to improve bone cancer treatment

Researchers in recent years have demonstrated the health benefits of soy, linking its consumption to reduced risk of cardiovascular disease, obesity, cancer and improved bone health. Now, WSU researchers are


Smith+Nephew teams up with Avail Medsystems to help deliver remote procedural support, observation and clinical education to customers

Smith+Nephew recently announced it has teamed up with Avail Medsystems to provide remote, real-time collaboration services to its customers, directly in the OR. Smith+Nephew is the first orthopaedics company to


PrecisionOS Partners with CONMED International following breakthrough in portable arthroscopy education using virtual reality

PrecisionOS Technology announced recently the details of a breakthrough in basic and advanced fundamentals of arthroscopy training. The company has created the first-of-its-kind arthroscopy simulator available on a mobile, wireless


Perfect Week set to reduce patient waiting times in London boroughs

Care UK is working with Barking, Havering & Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust to radically reduce orthopaedic waiting lists in the boroughs by running a Perfect Week at the end