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Aston University scientists find mechanical stimulation could prevent falls and strengthen muscles

Mechanical vibrations could help improve our muscles and our balance control, according to research at Aston University. Researchers in the College of Engineering and Physical Sciences have examined the effect


London’s Chase Farm Hospital pioneers new approach to hip and knee surgery

A patient who was able to go home within hours of having a knee replacement has praised the ‘fantastic’ team that have pioneered a new approached to orthopaedic surgery at


AAOS updates Clinical Practice Guideline for Surgical Management of Osteoarthritis of the Knee

Updated guideline from AAOS offers the latest in evidence-based research to improve surgical success and reduce complications and postoperative pain The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons(AAOS) issued an update to


Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay welcomes Nick Sexton

Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay (OMG) have announced the addition of Dr. Nick Sexton, orthopaedic surgeon, to their practice. Dr. Sexton, a Missouri native, comes to Orthopaedic Medical Group


Hunterian Museum to reopen at Royal College of Surgeons of England in March 2023 after five-year closure

The Hunterian Museum, named after the 18th century surgeon and anatomist, John Hunter (1728-1793), will reopen in March 2023 following a five-year redevelopment of the Royal College of Surgeons of

MAY 2023

15-17 May 2023, Annual World Congress of Orthopaedics; Osaka, Japan

About WCORT-2021 The Annual World Congress of Orthopaedics (WCORT), initiated from 2014, has been successfully organized in Xi’an, Seoul, Taiyuan and Milan. It has attracted more than 4,000 participants from


Study shows older knee replacements as good as newer models

A new study published in the journal BMJ Open compares the effectiveness of two established knee replacements. Eighty osteoarthritis patients, who received total knee replacements in 2018 and 2019, took

MARCH 2023

9 March 2023, Implants 2023; Las Vegas

Implants 2023 was created in 2005 by Ali MADANI with the objective of bringing together orthopaedic companies, contract manufacturers, investors and other players in the field of orthopaedics to discuss


HKBU develops new aptamer drug for bone anabolic therapies

A research team led by Hong Kong Baptist University (HKBU) has identified a molecular target for bone anabolic therapies using a selected aptamer that serves as an inhibitor of sclerostin,


Cavendish Medical Column: Another NHS pension consultation has been launched

Dr Benjamin Holdsworth on what the proposals might mean  Back in September, the ‘then’ health secretary Thérèse Coffey announced ‘Our Plan for Patients’ which included proposals to offer ‘pensions recycling’