"Nuffield Health first independent hospital provider to support the introduction of the UK's National Ligament Registry"
Download the press release announcement from Nuffield Health.
"Online data capture - the cost effective means of improving compliance".
Download our editorial featured in The Knee
[Sean O Leary et al.]
Here are some useful websites and links for extra information:
The official BASK website
A useful video demonstrating the anatomy of the knee.
Information from the British Orthopaedic Association regarding ‘Best Practise’ for ACL Reconstruction
An excellent animation of the basic technique of arthroscopy. See 'Patient Animation'.
The homepage of Arthritis Research UK. There is a wealth of information regarding joints, research, and a series of helpful downloads.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons website, containing a mulitude of useful information sections.
The homepage of the STOP Sports Injuries campaign. The campaign was created by a coalition of organisations and corporations to help prevent athletic overuse and trauma injuries in
The NLR has been successfully gathering patient data since 2013, after it was launched at BASK.
There are currently:
Number of active users: 712
Number of Pathways: 12098
Total Number of Registered Patients: 11796
(includes patients awaiting surgery)