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A Pre-Op Boost: Exploring the Effects of Immuno-Nutrition in Complex Spine Surgery

In a recently published case study article, Prof Tom Wainwright, ORI Visiting Fellow Dr Matteo Briguglio, and colleagues from the IRCCS Orthopaedic Institute Galeazzi in Milan, have shown how specific nutrients can influence the body’s inflammatory response and immune system before surgery. The article, published in the journal Nutrition Clinique et Métabolisme discusses a clinical… Read more » about A Pre-Op Boost: Exploring the Effects of Immuno-Nutrition in Complex Spine Surgery

CHAIN programme presented at the British Hip Society Meeting

Prof Tom Wainwright was invited to speak at the British Hip Society Annual Scientific Meeting in Belfast, and presented findings of the CHAIN programme as part of a session focussed on the conservative management of hip osteoarthritis. The CHAIN programme is a eight-week exercise and education treatment pathway designed for individuals diagnosed with hip osteoarthritis…. Read more » about CHAIN programme presented at the British Hip Society Meeting

Prof Tom Wainwright invited to Singapore by MOH as a HDMP Visiting Expert

Prof Tom Wainwright was honoured to be invited to visit Singapore last week by the Singaporean Ministry of Health as a visiting expert to share ORI’s research and experience in Enhanced Recovery after Surgery protocols for orthopaedic surgery. He was warmly welcomed by his hosts Dr Kelvin Tan and Dr Tan Tong Leng from Tan… Read more » about Prof Tom Wainwright invited to Singapore by MOH as a HDMP Visiting Expert

Prof Tom Wainwright appointed as Associate Editor at The Knee Journal

Congratulations to Prof Tom Wainwright who has recently been appointed to the Editorial Board at The Knee Journal. He will be the Associate Editor for Rehabilitation and Orthotics. The Knee Journal, published by Elsevier, is a highly respected orthopaedic journal, and is the official publication journal of the British Association for Surgery of the Knee… Read more » about Prof Tom Wainwright appointed as Associate Editor at The Knee Journal

ORI helping to reduce the occurrence of surgical wound complications

Congratulations to Deputy Head of ORI, Prof Tom Wainwright, for a highly productive year as a Committee member of the International Surgical Wound Complications Advisory Panel (ISWCAP). ISWCAP’s mission is to reduce the occurrence of surgical wound complications across the world through advocacy, education, risk identification and improved clinical management. The organisation has over 1500… Read more » about ORI helping to reduce the occurrence of surgical wound complications

ORI in the news!

Two research projects involving ORI researchers were featured in the media last week. Professor Tom Wainwright spoke to the Mail on Sunday about the Orthopaedic Research Institute’s trial of cycling to help people with hip pain. To find out more about the CHAIN (Cycling against Hip pain) programme and the NIHR funded research CLEAT study… Read more » about ORI in the news!

CHAIN featured on ITV’s This Morning programme – 2nd Nov 2023

The team at ORI were delighted to see that the CHAIN (Cycling against Hip Pain) programme was featured on ITV’s This Morning programme, as part of a segment from Dr Zoe Williams advising viewers on how to best self-manage arthritis. The CHAIN programme is an exercise and education treatment pathway for people with hip arthritis… Read more » about CHAIN featured on ITV’s This Morning programme – 2nd Nov 2023

Professor Tom Wainwright awarded Visiting Professorship at Lanzhou University

Congratulations to Professor Tom Wainwright who on a recent trip to China was awarded a Visiting Professorship at Lanzhou University. Lanzhou University is noted for being one of China’s premier institutions of higher learning with its position as the best university in Northwestern China, and is closely affiliated to the First Hospital of Lanzhou University…. Read more » about Professor Tom Wainwright awarded Visiting Professorship at Lanzhou University