All posts by Adrian Wilson

Looking forward to golf again after a UKR

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Julie had a lateral partial knee replacement done on the 9th of December 2017. When I saw her at 6 weeks she was doing very well, was off her crutches and keen to get back to golf. She was really quite disabled with the knee prior to surgery and was struggling to get round the […]

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Warwick Sports Knee Meeting Nov 2017

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On November 20-21 2017 there was an excellent event – the Warwick Sports Knee meeting at St. George’s Park.  Tim Spalding and Pete Thompson run their Warwick Sports Knee Conference every alternate year and it’s quite rightly considered to be the premier knee congress in the UK. They both spend significant time thinking about the […]

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Arthrex Technology Symposium, Cape Town Dec 3-5 2017

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The Arthrex Technology Symposium in Cape Town in December gave a welcome break from the European winter. I gave 5 lectures. I always love visiting Cape Town and obviously December is the best time to visit this beautiful city.My good friend, Mark Ferguson, I have known for many years. Once one of the leading world […]

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Osteotomy meeting Berlin Oct 2017

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Some great pics from the innovation meeting in Berlin on osteotomy. This was a joint meeting between the hosts EKA and ESSKA. I learnt a lot and there was a glimpse into the future of where we are heading with new technologies. We are entering into a new era where robotic assisted surgery will become […]

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Basingstoke Osteotomy Masterclass 7-8 December 2017

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It was the 10th annual Masterclass and the best one we have done to date. I am very proud of the course and the fact that over the last decade we have educated more than 750 surgeons from the UK and more recently further afield. This year we had eight surgeons attend from Poland, as well […]

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Unusual case of ACL Repair plus Ramp Lesion Repair

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Sebastian is an interesting and pretty unique case. He is a 16 year old lad who is an elite motocross cyclist, and he came to see me after and injury when he came off his motocross bike two months earlier, twisting his right knee, rupturing his ACL and also tearing the medial meniscus – sustaining […]

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Parental donation ACL reconstruction

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This lad presented to me when he was ten, and I felt that his was an interesting story. In Spring 2017 young William fell off a climbing frame and twisted his left knee, and he was in a fair amount of trouble for two weeks. Things settled as they so often do and he felt confident enough […]

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Webex Live Nov 30 2017

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In this web-based international event I gave a 30-minute webinar overview of all aspects of reinforcement of the meniscus. This was followed by a Q&A session with the Arthrex Product Management team. Click the image to see the programme… Adrian Wilson OrthoENGAGE is an exclusive invite-only web-based platform which was created to keep clinicians from […]

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Stabilising the PCL with a slope changing osteotomy

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This patient has had a slope changing osteotomy. He couldn’t really walk too well before the surgery, and is now running 8 miles! Charlie is a 23 year old gentleman who was referred through to me by Phil Chapman-Sheath in Southampton because he had a complex problem relating to his left knee. He was in the Marines and […]

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The use of video for teaching surgeons and making surgical training videos

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Modern knee surgeons are feeling progressively more at home with visual education – tele-conferencing, tele-education and online forums. However, the creation of high quality educational material takes time, patience and expertise. ​Here are some tips for beginners: The surgeon should use a head-mounted camera system, which will focus on the fingers via a finger-tracking mechanism. […]

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