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Posted on: 29-11-2017

Low vitamin D levels (insufficiency) are common in the UK population, mainly due to inadequate sun exposure. Studies have suggested there may be a link between vitamin D insufficiency and poor...

Posted on: 08-11-2017

  Submission deadline: Sunday 25 March 2018 Meeting/presentation date: TBC Prize: Up to £3k to cover travel/accommodation to an educational meeting of the winners’ choice, plus a...

Posted on: 24-10-2017

  It’s been 5 years since your first GIRFT report was published. What would you say has gone well since then and where do you think the least progress has been made? The first...

Posted on: 07-09-2017

What are the challenges of heading one of the biggest imaging companies in the UK? It’s actually a privilege to lead a really great team of people and a company with values and principles that...

Posted on: 07-08-2017

An exclusive partnership has been struck between FutSci, a UK-based science crowdfunding website and Orthopaedic Research UK, at the charity’s headquarters in London on the 28 March 2017. This...

Posted on: 04-08-2017

Professor Cobb is the Chair of Orthopaedics at Imperial College and runs the MSK lab on the Charing Cross Campus, a group of over 30 clinicians, scientists and engineers all working on the same floor...

Posted on: 08-03-2017

Fancy taking part in a worth-while challenge this summer? Join us as we ride from London to Cambridge to raise funds for vital orthopaedic research. Our research projects have helped develop new...

Posted on: 08-03-2017

Developmental dysplasia of the hip (DDH) occurs when the hip joint fails to develop correctly. It is estimated 1 in 6 newborns will have an element of hip instability and 2 to 3 in every 1,000...

Posted on: 08-03-2017

Professor Carr has been the Nuffield Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery and a fellow of Worcester College at the University of Oxford since 2001. He is Head of the Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics,...

Posted on: 08-03-2017

Brexit almost took everyone by surprise. In particular, it created a tsunami of anxiety amongst the research community and uncertainty about the future of science and innovation in the UK. Even...

Posted on: 08-03-2017

Professor Noel Fitzpatrick (The Supervet) is a world-class orthopaedic-neuro veterinary surgeon and managing director of one of the largest veterinary referral centres in the UK, Fitzpatrick...

Posted on: 08-03-2017

ORUK has funded a dashboard for shoulder surgery working with teams both in the North East and North West of England, and the North East Quality Observatory. Mr Mike Reed (Consultant Trauma and...

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