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Is 3D printing the next breakthrough for orthotics?

John Beckett, MD of Europac 3D, explains how they help clients use 3D printing and advanced manufacturing technology to enable new product innovation to accelerate the design process – bringing

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Growing European shoulder implant market experiences a shift in technology

Jesse Spicer and Yulia Sorokina look at trend patterns in the European small joint device market There is a growing trend towards minimally invasive orthopaedic surgeries in Europe. One of

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Will surface nanostructuring improve the performance of titanium in orthopaedic applications?

Researchers from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, ask: Can surface mechanical attrition treatment be considered a promising technology for the development of high performance orthopaedic implants?   Background Metallic

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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The future of automated stitches

REVIEW Sutrue showcase two new devices set to transform the suturing process The technique for producing medical stitches hasn’t changed since the times of Ancient Egypt – until now. Medical

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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,