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Surgeon in Focus – Gyorgy Lovasz

Gyorgy Lovasz is Practice Plus Group’s national head of orthopaedics. After gaining a specialist qualification in orthopaedics at the University of Pecs, Hungary, he took on a two-year fellowship at


Keeping orthopaedics connected in COVID-19

Business consultant Lloyd Hines discusses how COVID-19 has caused a major disruption to global healthcare, forcing hospitals to redistribute their resources in response to the pandemic. COVID-19 has caused millions


Declining COVID-19 impact improves orthopaedic procedures outlook for 2021 in Australia

The number of orthopaedic procedures performed in Australia are expected to decline in 2020 compared to 2019 due to the COVID-19. However, the outlook for 2021 seems to be improving


Perfect Week restores health and mobility to 250 NHS patients

Practice Plus Group Hospital Ilford and the Barking, Havering & Redbridge University Hospital Trust (BHRUHT) have carried out 250 orthopaedic procedures in one week in a programme designed to reduce


OrthoNeuro’s Mark Gittins is one of three orthopaedic surgeons worldwide to utilise new handheld robotics platform

In July, OrthoNeuro’s Mark Gittins, became one of just three orthopaedic surgeons worldwide to use Smith+Nephew’s Real Intelligence brand of enabling technology solutions, as well as its new generation handheld


Orthopaedic patients go to private clinics abroad to avoid COVID-19 delays

The COVID-19 pandemic has hit hard on patients waiting for orthopaedic surgeries. Extra delays added up to the already long waiting lists in Canada, the UK, Ireland and other parts


Physiotherapy ‘postcode lottery’ uncovered

The amount of physiotherapy available following hip and knee replacements comes down to a ‘postcode lottery’ according to research from the University of East Anglia. Recent findings published show that


24-26 September 2020, 9th FFN Global Congress 2020; Toronto, Canada

The 9th FFN Global Congress will take place from 24–26 September 2020. The congress motto “Ensuring Smooth Transitions in Fracture Care and Management” points out that post-fracture care requires involvement of


OrthoGrid Systems partners with the University of Utah Health, elevating patient care

OrthoGrid Systems, a global medtech company in the development, innovation, and commercialisation of alignment technologies and platforms for orthopaedic surgery, is partnering with University of Utah Health, a leading academic


Pioneering new physio app set to speed up patient recovery

A new physio app designed to help treat patients recovering from hip and knee replacement surgery has been launched in the NHS. It is being trialled at Calderdale Royal Hospital,