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Orthopaedic Knee Conference 2017 – Meet the chairman Alister Hart

With the Orthopaedic Knee Conference almost upon us, we talk to chairman Alister Hart about life as an orthopaedic surgeon   OPN: As a specialist in knee surgery, could you

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The silver solution to infection in knee implants

As demand for total knee replacements grows, Harry Hothi and the Smart Spacer Project team discuss the use of silver coatings on knee implants to reduce the risk of infection

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ODEP – Working shoulder to shoulder with surgeons and industry

Niel Kang of Addenbrookes Hospital and Olga Taylor, of ODEP ask the question – Why do we need to evaluate shoulder arthroplasty data? There has been a worldwide, exponential growth

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NJR study reveals ethnic minorities are less likely to receive hip or knee joint replacements

The first large-scale study of ethnicity and joint replacement in the UK, using data from the National Joint Registry, showed that ethnic minorities are less likely to receive hip or

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Money Matters: Are you paid what you should be?

Money Matters Simon Bruce, CEO of Cavendish Medical, on the pay slip mistakes that could also impact your pension We have recently uncovered several cases where consultants are on the

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BESS 2017: Arthrex Live demonstrations roll into the Ricoh

PROMOTIONAL FEATURE The recent British Elbow and Shoulder Society (BESS) meeting in Coventry was once again a resounding success with unprecedented delegate numbers and a very high educational content. The

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Preview: Bridging the gap at FFN Global Congress 2017

The Fragility Fracture Network of the Bone and Joint Decade welcome delegates to their 6th annual congress in Malmo this August. FFN President Henrik Palm introduces the congress. Dear Ladies

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Preview: Orthopaedic Knee Conference, 3 November 2017; Leeds

Improving outcomes through innovation 3 November 2017, Royal Armouries, Leeds Six CME points expected This year’s Orthopaedic Knee Conference will discuss managing performance and clinical outcomes to benefit the patient

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Management of chronic ankle instability (CAI)

Amit Chauhan and Rajiv Limaye discuss the different treatment options for chronic ankle instability, a common athletic injury. Introduction Ankle sprain injury is the most common injury sustained during sporting

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The future of knee surgery lies in biological reconstruction

Mr Ian McDermott, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon specialising in knees and sports injuries, is looking forward to an exciting future in knee surgery through biological reconstruction. Things have come a long