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Bournemouth University’s Orthopaedic Research Institute leading research to cure hip pain with exercise

Bournemouth University’s Orthopaedic Research Institute (ORI) welcomed the Mayor of Bournemouth, Robert Lawton to its research facilities. The Mayor was hosted by Professor Rob Middleton and Professor Tom Wainwright on


Going straight to surgery is found to be better than undergoing rehabilitation first for longstanding anterior cruciate ligament injury

New research, funded by the National Institute for Health and Care Research (NIHR), shows initial surgery to be more successful and cost effective than undergoing treatment with rehabilitation first to treat longstanding


Robot hip surgeons: new trial to test performance against humans

Robots will have their surgical skills put to the test as researchers trial their use in hip replacement surgery for the first time. Pitting them against their human counterparts, the


Global COVID-19 surgery study scoops scientific world record

A study led by University of Birmingham and Edinburgh experts has been awarded the Guinness World Records title for the world’s largest scientific collaboration – involving over 140,000 patients in 116 countries. The


Patients should receive COVID-19 vaccine before surgery to reduce risk of postoperative death

Patients waiting for elective surgery should get COVID-19 vaccines ahead of the general population – potentially helping to avoid thousands of post-operative deaths linked to the virus, according to a