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Nick London travelled to two Arthroplasty Masterclass courses to teach with three other specialists on the Faculty of Knee replacement courses in Gothenburg and Copenhagen. Topic covered by these inter-active training courses included ‘knee replacement in the young patient with severe arthritis’, ‘patient specific instrumentation for uni-compartmental knee replacement [ZUK PSI]/total knee replacement, complex kneeContinue Reading
More than a quarter of British workers suffer from painful knees, according to recent figures. For those under 55, a knee replacement is not possible because they can wear out and need to be redone. Brian Douglas, 53, a racecourse facilities manager from Harrogate, had a new alternative procedure. THE PATIENT Living in the YorkshireContinue Reading
A NEW device that works like a car’s shock absorber could help thousands of people affected by osteoarthritis. The spring-loaded implant is surgically attached to the bones above and below the knee joint. As the foot hits the ground the device, called the KineSpring, soaks up much of the impact, taking the load off damagedContinue Reading
Knee injuries are the most common major injury sustained by skiers They account for around a third of all ski injuries, with the ligaments most commonly affected. The most serious knee ligament injury is a rupture of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), which results in problems with twisting and a high risk of the kneeContinue Reading
Many sports related knee injuries occur at the weekend (or during the previous week’s skiing!) and present to GPs on Mondays. The Yorkshire Knee Clinic is now able to offer a private acute injuries clinic on Mondays (or Tuesdays) with dedicated acute appointment slots available for such patients. The service will commence on February 23rdContinue Reading
Nick London, specialist knee surgeon at Harrogate NHS Trust and the Yorkshire Knee Clinic, explains why women need their own special type of knee replacement In the early days, knee replacement used to be the last resort for people with severe knee pain and difficulty in walking. However over the last ten years they haveContinue Reading
Nick London and Stuart Calder, surgeons at the Yorkshire Knee Clinic, look at the risks posed by the annual winter sports season. Over the next few weeks, thousands of people from Yorkshire will be heading for the ski slopes. Many will hobble home with badly damaged knees, victims of the so-called half-term syndrome. Knee injuriesContinue Reading