Author: Claire Stevens

Virtual & Simulation in Healthcare Summit 2019

Friday 17 May 2019 De Vere West One, London Virtual Reality in healthcare has now been used to relieve pain, in surgical practice, for physical therapy, to reduce fear, anxiety and phobia and for cognitive rehabilitation. When combined with simulation Virtual Reality is increasingly being used for training and education; immersing clinicians in a realistic […]

Developing your Daycase General Surgery Service

Thursday 9 May 2019 De Vere West One Conference Centre, London A Joint BADS & HCUK Conference We have invited expert speakers who will discuss Day case emergency general surgery and ways to further expand your day case population through appropriate patient selection and prehabilitation; and establishing paediatric day case service.  During the day there […]

ACPA Annual Conference 2019

ACPA will be meeting alongside the British Hip Society at their annual conference from 27th February until 1st March 2019.  Our days are Thursday 28th Feb and Friday 1st March where we will have our own programme looking at PROMS, Xray findings, Kinetic Chain Release Therapy and various other topics.  We will also have joint sessions […]

North West Peri-Prosthetic Fracture Course

This is a two day course from Monday 11th to Tuesday 12th March 2019 at The Wrightington Hotel, Moss Lane, Wrightington, WN6 9PB.  It is an instructional course with lectures, case based discussion and workshops covering all aspects of peri-prosthetic femoral fracture management.  It is aimed at consultants, senior trainees and AHPs with an interest […]

Wrightington Arthroplasty Symposium

All orthopaedic practitioners are invited to attend the forthcoming Wrightington Arthroplasty Symposium which is being held in the Wrightingon Hotel, Moss Lane, Wrightington from Monday 26th November 2018 until Wednesday 28th November 2018. The format will be as follows, Monday 26th November – Hip Module; Tuesday 27th November – Knee Module and Wednesday 28th November […]

ACPA Annual Conference Update

Although the final programme from BASK will not be published until shortly before the event, we can report that ACPA will be enjoying joint sessions on outcome of TKR and periprosthetic joint infection.  As always, there are several free paper sessions, which ACPA members are able to attend. Our own conference is taking a ‘clinical pearls’ […]