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State-of-the-art CT scanner set to lower waiting times for Scottish patients

The Golden Jubilee National Hospital has taken delivery of a new state-of-the-art Computer Tomography (CT) scanner to help further reduce waiting times across Scotland. The new equipment will more than

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Global study finds high success rate for hip and knee replacements

After reviewing thousands of case studies going back 25 years across six countries, generalisable survival data is now available for the first time to estimate how long hip and knee

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Three weeks in a cast may be just as good as six for healing ankle fractures

Wearing a cast or ankle support for three weeks may be no worse than the usual six weeks for healing ankle fractures, suggest the findings of a randomised controlled trial

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Blood flow restriction therapy may protect against bone loss following ACL reconstruction

Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) reconstruction patients often face bone and muscle loss immediately following the procedure. Researchers presenting their work recently at the AOSSM/AANA Specialty Day note that combining blood

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Mechanical stress affects normal bone development

Researchers at Okayama University show how mechanical stress at very early stages of bone development alters expression pattern of the non-collagenous matrix responsible for biological property of the bone. The

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Smart knee implants may soon be a reality

Smart knee implants may soon be a reality thanks to research conducted by a team at Binghamton University, State University of New York. Knee replacement surgery is the most common

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Global hip and knee replacement market set to be worth $20.4bn by 2028

The hip and knee replacement markets are worth approximately 25 per cent of the global orthopaedics market, growing steadily at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of approximately 2.6 per cent between

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Many people are underestimating the impact of sprains

Thousands of people are increasing their risk of chronic ankle problems by underestimating the impact of sprains, according to foot scientists. Podiatrists at the University of Salford say sprains, picked

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Bare-Non Modesty Apron

Product feature The Bare-Non Modesty Apron is a single use, hygienic, hypo-allergenic garment designed as an apron with a front split and extensible neckline. Placed over the patient’s head prior

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Bournemouth University Research Institute features in national campaign

The Orthopaedic Research Institute at Bournemouth University have featured in a national campaign looking at how university research is improving everyday life. A Universities UK (UUK) national campaign, ‘Made at