News and Research
CLICK HERE to read the story of Kevin Budd, ex-Man City footballer - the first person in the UK to receive a Conformis G2 i-Uni custom made lateral partial knee replacement ...
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21st August 2012
CLICK HERE for a copy of the London Sports Orthopaedics Autumn 2012 Newsletter
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Research shows that Knee Arthroscopy can delay the need for Knee Replacement by about 7 years
A study by Richard Steadman has shown that knee arthroscopy even in severely arthritic knees can give good symptomatic and functional improvement, and can delay the subsequent need for total knee replacement surgery by about 7 years ...
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Urgent Advice Sheet for BUPA Medical Insurance Subscribers released by FIPO
The Federation of Independent Practitioners Organisations (FIPO) has released an urgent advice sheet for BUPA Medical Insurance Subscribers in response to unilateral changes imposed by BUPA that may disadvantage patients ...
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New BioPoly implant now available in the UK for treatment of cartilage defects
Mr McDermott is one of only 4 surgeons in the UK chosen to take part in a clinical trail of an exciting new implant for the treatment of full-thickness articular cartilage defects on the femoral condyle in the knee ...
BOA Patient Liaison Group Statement: BUPA's introduction of Open Referral
In our view, there is no justification for the schism being driven … patients may well have to select a 'non-Bupa-tariff' doctor because any Bupa options are too inconvenient for the …
Authors: Mike Kimmons Date: 06/01/2012
Best Practice for Primary Isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction
This document sets out a statement of best practice for primary isolated Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction. It represents a consensus statement from the British Orthopaedic …
Authors: Claire2, J Fairclough Date: 07/12/2011