Category: Blog

Blog: Improving and consolidating skills learnt during the COVID-19 pandemic to thrive during and after the crisis.

By: Sarkhell Radha and Irrum Afzal The COVID-19 pandemic, a crisis that changed our lives almost overnight and forced the world to change the way…

Blog: Evolution of the regional revision arthroplasty multidisciplinary team meeting in South West London

By: Irrum Afzal, Sarkhell Radha, Sulaiman Alazzawi, Vipin Asopa, Richard Field and Philip Mitchell, South West London Elective Orthopaedic Centre Multidisciplinary team (MDT) meetings in…

Blog: Asian, female and a physio – how did I get ahead in Orthopaedics?

By: Anju Jaggi:  Consultant Physiotherapist/Deputy Director of AHP R&D Physiotherapy has always been a female dominated profession. However that hasn’t always resulted with women in…

Blog: Break the Bias…in Orthopaedics

By: Lila Dinner, Deputy Chief Executive and Chief Medical Officer Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital    “Imagine a gender equal world. A world free of bias,…

Blog: NHS Supply Chain supporting orthopaedics on the front line

By: Steve Vandyken, Category Tower Director, NHS Supply Chain: Orthopaedics, Trauma and Spine, and Ophthalmology    Our national procurement and clinical teams work hand in…

Blog: Sustainability in Orthopaedic Surgery

By: Irrum Afzal, Vipin Asopa, Vipul Patel and Deiary Kader of the South West London Elective Orthopaedic Centre Sustainability in surgery continues to gain great traction…

Blog: Looking Forward to the NOA Annual Members’ Conference 2021

This year is the National Orthopaedic Alliance’s first ever Annual Members’ Conference. It has an amazing agenda that complements the aims and objectives the alliance…

Blog: Serendipitous Learning Curve of Trimalleolar Ankle Fractures During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By: Pregash Ellapparadja FRCS (Trauma & Orthopaedics), Consultant Knee Surgeon, Tameside and Glossop Integrated Care Foundation NHS Trust Learning is a lifelong process – never…

Blog: Supporting Staff to (really) Check-In

By Chloe Kitto The wellbeing of healthcare staff continues to be a heavily discussed topic within the NHS. And rightly so, given the role we have all…

Blog: Building an Orthopaedic QI Learning Network

The Orthopaedic Quality Improvement (inc.Clinical Audit) Network (OQICAN), hosted by the National Orthopaedic Alliance (NOA) aims to bring NOA members together to benchmark and improve…