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Results for female ACL graft repair methods differ among younger athletes

Female athletes are two to eight more times likely to injure their ACL than males, however utilising one graft repair treatment method in females may be more beneficial than another,

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High-tech treatment of open leg wounds no better than using regular dressings

A new study of open leg fractures suggests there is no difference to patient recovery whether high-tech negative pressure wound therapy devices are used, compared to standard dressings. The randomised

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Low-cost prosthetic foot mimics natural walking

Prosthetic limb technology has advanced by leaps and bounds, giving amputees a range of bionic options, including artificial knees controlled by microchips, sensor-laden feet driven by artificial intelligence, and robotic

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RCS calls for private sector to raise patient safety standards in response to CQC report

The Royal College of Surgeons (RCS) has called for independent providers of healthcare to raise safety standards following a Care Quality Commission (CQC) report that raises concerns about the practices

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Is knee pain linked to depression?

According to researchers, knee OA affects around 55 per cent of people over 40 years old in Japan. A research team from the country published a study in the Journal

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What is the best way to treat infected hip replacements?

New research has found treating an infected hip replacement in a single stage procedure may be as effective or better than the widely used two-stage procedure. To date, no well-designed

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Bristol bone biologists are a force to be reckoned with in hypergravity competition

A team of student bone biologists have been selected to take part in the European Space Agency (ESA) Education Office Spin Your Thesis! 2018 programme, which will take place in

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A higher protein intake benefits adult bone health

A new consensus endorsed by the European Society for Clinical and Economical Aspects of Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis, and Musculoskeletal Diseases (ESCEO) and the International Osteoporosis Foundation (IOF) has reviewed the benefits

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Friday 2 November 2018, Orthopaedic Knee Conference; The Royal Armouries Museum, Leeds

Orthopaedic experts and industry leaders will gather in Leeds for the third Orthopaedic Knee Conference, chaired by consultant surgeon Mike McNicholas Now entering our third successive year, The Orthopaedic Knee

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Global orthopaedics market set to grow to $66.2bn by 2023

The global orthopaedics market was valued at $52.8bn in 2017, driven primarily by the growth of the ageing population. The market is set to grow to $66.2bn in 2023 at