Clinical Study: Staff Publication in Advances in Orthopaedics

Outcomes of Geriatric Hip Fractures Treated with AFFIXUS Hip Fracture Nail

This clinical study written by Ahmed Mabrouk, Mysore Madhusudan, Mohammed Waseem (East Cheshire NHS Trust), Steven Kershaw, and Jochen Fischer has been published in Advances in Orthopaedics.

Summary: Geriatric hip fractures are one of the commonest fractures worldwide. The purpose of this study was to report the outcomes of a series of unstable geriatric hip fractures treated with AFFIXUS hip fracture nail.  Read the full article here

If you are interested, there is a YouTube clip which covers Hip Fracture Nail but is not in any way associated with the persons mentioned in this post or connected to this article.

New Year’s Day – Library access

newyear2015We would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a very Happy New Year. Please note the Staff Library will be closed on Thursday 1 January but those with 24 hr access will still be able to gain entry to New Alderley House using their ID badges.

Computers, printer, databases and internet are available and books may be borrowed using the self service system.  If you have any books to return please drop them off in the Book Return Box opposite the WRVS shop in MDGH.

Best wishes and look forward to seeing you in 2015.