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Bone cell response to mechanical force is balance of injury and repair

Scientists have revealed the intricate process that bone cells use to repair themselves after mechanical injury, according to a study in the open-access journal eLife. The research provides new insight on


Why knee joint injury leads to osteoarthritis

Knee joint injuries are typically related to sports, such as football, rugby or ice hockey, but people often do not know that such injuries may lead to joint inflammation and


Book review: Hip Joint

Hip joint Author: K Mohan Iyer Date of publication: October 2016 Publishers: Pan Stanford Publishing Pte Ltd – CRC publishing This book provides a detailed account of the hip joint’s


BOOK REVIEW: Surgeon, heal thyself: Optimising surgical performance by managing stress

Surgeon, heal thyself: Optimising surgical performance by managing stress Author: Uttam Shiralkar Paperback: 190 pages Publisher: CRC Press; 1 edition (27 Feb. 2017) ISBN: 9781498724036 Surgeons start their career with the expectation


1 February 2019, 6th Foot & Ankle Symposium; Middlesborough

1 February 2019 6th Foot & Ankle Symposium Arthritic Foot and Ankle – What’s New? Jury’s Inn, Middlesborough For more details and to book contact Rachel Graham on or


Arthrex product features

Synergy MSK ultrasound scanner The Synergy MSK ultrasound scanner’s limitless portability stems from its cordless design. Simply launch the Clarius App for Synergy MSK ultrasound to create a secure direct


Surgical robotics market poised to support wider variety of procedures

GlobalData looks at how robotics is changing the future of minimally invasive surgery, as companies help accelerate innovation and gain market share Following the success of minimally invasive surgery (MIS)


Total Joint Replacements, explants and Beyond Compliance

Summary Most surgeons, manufacturers and regulators of implants believe that analysis of explants is an essential requirement in the monitoring of all Total Joint Replacements (TJRs). All the stakeholders in


Money Matters – Will you walk into a tax trap?

Dr Benjamin Holdsworth on why you should request your annual pensions statement now    Now is the time to actively request your pension statement from the NHS Pensions Agency if


Immersive simulator allows surgeons to feel like they are performing actual surgery

FundamentalVR recently launched Fundamental Surgery, a first-of-its-kind software as a service (SaaS) software platform that combines virtual reality (VR) with cutting-edge haptics (the sense of touch) to create a low-cost