Monthly Archive: January 2017

2017 HipPLAN User Group Meeting….a resounding success!!

By Justin Quick - 31st January, 2017
58 delegates and 6 faculty from the major tertiary orthopaedic referral speciality centres gathered in London yesterday to discuss and debate the impact of 3D imaging and HipPLAN proprietary software in the design and manufacture of Custom implants for the accurate reconstruction of the young adult dysplastic/ dysmorphic hip. This was our inaugural London meeting, […]

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Well, that’s it folks…

By Justin Quick - 30th January, 2017
The 2017 HipPLAN User Group Meeting comes to a close and is a resounding success. My sincere thanks to the esteemed faculty, all delegates from the UK’s leading centres including: Wrightington, ROH, Cardiff, The Royal London, RNOH and Plymouth. Finally, a huge thank you to my colleagues at the Symbios Exeter Administrative Office, all field […]

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2017 HipPLAN User Group Meeting- London; afternoon session continues..

By Justin Quick - 30th January, 2017
..with the focus on the young adult Perthes, SUFE patient. Mr Tahir Khan from the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, Stanmore discusses Custom THE after multiple corrective osteotomy surgery.

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2017 HipPLAN User Group Meeting- London; afternoon session

By Justin Quick - 30th January, 2017
Mr Pramod Achan, Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery, Barts NHS Trust kicks off the afternoon session with a thought provoking presentation on femoral stem anteversion and femoral metaphyseal helitorsion- torsional deformity in the proximal femur above the level of the lesser trochanter- and the impact of this geometric entity on soft tissue function & implant performance.

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The 2017 HipPLAN User Group Meeting gets underway

By Justin Quick - 30th January, 2017
Professor Hedi Sariali gets the 2017 meeting underway at the London Hilton Tower Bridge…an excellent turnout listens to the benefits of 3D CT planning (HipPLAN) to accurate reconstruction in the young adult dysplastic hip

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#londoncustommeeting

By Justin Quick - 26th January, 2017
This is the hashtag #londoncustommeeting that we’ll be running on the day  

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Why cheap NHS hip implants are leaving thousands in crippling pain

By Justin Quick - 26th January, 2017
  It came as a bit of a surprise to see this article finally in print this week. I spoke to Jonathan Gornall on number of occasions and offered various clinical references from which he could write an informative and balanced narrative, but something newsworthy and above all, something to help patients make INFORMED choices […]

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HipPLAN User Group Meeting 2017- now fully subscribed

By Justin Quick - 24th January, 2017
We look forward to warmly welcoming both faculty and delegates to the inaugural London Custom Hip Meeting this coming Monday. We would like to sincerely thank our faculty, which has been drawn from London, Paris & Plymouth, for their support and encouragement in helping us convene what I’m sure will be a fantastic day full […]

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HipPLAN User Group Meeting 2017- London

By Justin Quick - 6th January, 2017
There are still a few slots available for late registrations. Please express your interest by following the link. Please confirm your travel and/ or accommodation needs for an 09.30 registration.

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