All posts by Adrian Wilson

14th Medi Sportsmedicine Conference 2017

Medi Meeting 2017

This was the 14th Medi sportsmedicine innovation forum which is held by Prof Andreas Imhoff from Munich and supported by the Medi bracing company. Andreas Imhoff always attracts a very high level all faculty and this conference was the same high standard as the previous years.The three-day conference covered all aspects of sportsmedicine and there […]

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Chondral defect in the trochlea

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This story is about Gary – a middle aged man who I have been looking after for some time, and who had developed a fairly long cartilage flap in his trochlea – the groove of his femur within the knee joint. Initial conservative management included physiotherapy and steroid injections, although I never thought this was going to be particularly […]

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5th Hampshire and Surrey Knee Physiotherapy Meeting June 2017

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This was our 5th Hampshire & Surrey Knee Physiotherapy Symposium, which we alternate between Hampshire and Surrey. This year we held it in the Ark in Basingstoke, which is a fantastic facility for education. We had a great turnout with close to 80 delegates, and I think we had a really good programme.What we tried to do […]

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Reconstruction of PCL and PLC using internal brace

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This lady – Rochelle – was referred to me by another surgeon because of my interest in complex knee surgery. Poor Rochelle was involved in a road traffic accident and was actually knocked over. She was referred through to me because she had suffered a left PCL (posterior cruciate ligament) injury – but also she had a […]

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GP Meeting May 2017 Hampshire

This GP Teaching Session was an excellent one-day event organised by the Hampshire Clinic. There was a really good turnout of about 50 and it was very good to be speaking to the local GPS of North Hampshire GPs – which I do very rarely – and to share with them our success in what […]

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Visit from Henk van der Hoeven May 2017

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I just had a visit from Henk van der Hoeven from the Bergman Clinic. I’ve known Henk for quite a few years and we both teach on the same Arthrex courses where we teach at a consultancy level, and Henk runs 3-4 of these courses every year in Munich.Elite Practice Henk does a lot of National […]

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Full thickness cartilage defect and varus alignment

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It’s not every day that you operate on an internationally renowned sports knee surgeon but I met Ziyad El Qirem, who’s one of the leading soft tissue sports knee and shoulder surgeons in the middle east at the trauma and innovation forum in Florida where I was speaking in January 2017. Ziyad is a very […]

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Educational Diary for 2017

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Lots going on in our team in 2017! It has already been a very busy year.Many of the ideas both in ligament and osteotomy surgery are very popular, and as a result of that I frequently get invited to meetings hosted by the Societies and Groups that are really at the top level of education in […]

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Moscow Osteotomy 2017

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The Moscow International Osteotomy Congress was held on April 20-21. This course was hosted by Professor Andrey Korolev – a really nice person and the leading trauma knee surgeon in Moscow. He has a PhD and has trained many of the really great surgeons around Europe. He is a real innovator himself. He is very interested in osteotomy which […]

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Gait problems due to varus after meniscectomy

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Mark is a 51year old physiotherapist who owns a very large practice in Putney. He is a very active gentleman who has done a lot of work with the army and the armed forces. He enjoys skiing and hiking and continues to be very active in terms of his day to day life. Mark has […]

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