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Bone cements containing antibiotics for infection prophylaxis – quo vadis?

Promotional feature Periprosthetic infections and revisions are on the rise in Germany and worldwide, with significant consequences for affected patients as well as for the healthcare systems. Precisely because the


New hope for osteoarthritis sufferers

World’s largest analysis of orthobiologics shows 70% improvement  New research into the largest number of studies on the effects of Orthobiologics shows that on average 70% of people who underwent


Unit at Wrightington Hospital renamed in honour of renowned surgeon

A unit at Wrightington Hospital has been renamed in honour of the late WWL orthopaedic consultant and renowned hand surgeon, Prof. John Stanley. The unit has three theatres, a 17


National Orthopaedic Alliance Awards Shine Light on Excellence in Orthopaedics Nationwide

Some of the brightest stars in orthopaedics came out to shine at the inaugural NOA Excellence in Orthopaedics Awards hosted by the National Orthopaedic Alliance (NOA) held on 19 October


Cavendish Medical column: Have you received your pension statement?

Dr Benjamin Holdsworth on why you should request it Annual pension statements for 2021/22 are now available from the NHS Pensions Agency and are essential to help you establish whether


Launch of the NHS Implant Analysis Service, providing independent hip and knee analysis and reports

The NHS Implant Analysis Service is an independent, fast, efficient and cost-effective service, which conducts physical analysis and issues reports on Used Medical Devices (UMDs) to the benefit of the


Patients gain access to innovative new procedure for treating knee osteoarthritis

HCA UK clinicians pledge to provide ‘added value’ to patients through detailed physical follow-up protocol to help chart progress Contura Orthopaedics Ltd has announced that a major hospital group has


3 December 2022, Intensive FRCS (Tr & Orth) mock viva & clinical exam course; Online

Location: Virtual CPD: 5 credits (awarded by the RCSEd) This Intensive FRCS (Tr & Orth) mock viva & clinical exam course is delivered in partnership between Orthopaedic Research UK and


Intuitive becomes largest robotic-assisted surgery provider to be accredited by Royal College of Surgeons of England

Intuitive recently announced that it has become the largest provider of robotic-assisted surgical technology training to be accredited by The Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCS England). The accreditation,


Martial arts inspire new method for modelling assistance for ankles

Mathematical analysis reveals simpler ways to help ankles and knees cope with physical shocks A new way of modelling the forces on the ankle, which could improve ankle, foot and