Ankle “Airsport” braces and other splints and braces which I often recommend to patients can be ordered from “physioroom.com” which is an excellent source of advice.
Good patient information sites:
American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgery patient information
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine Patient Information
The Medical Multimedia Group guides (pictures) are available through Orthogate
Good animation of ACL reconstruction similar to our techniques
Vanderbilt Sports Medicine has some good patient information handouts
Robert Jones & Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic & District Hospital NHS Trust: www.rjah.nhs.uk
Oswestry’s Institute of Orthopaedics: www.keele.ac.uk/depts/rjah/ . Some of the physiotherapy protocols are available as pdf files : - go to “Departments”, then “Physiotherapy”.
Our radiologists in Oswestry have website describing their services at http://www.oswestry-radiologists.com
Our local orthotist, Gary Gordon Orthotic Clinical Services
Our colleague Mr Fahmy’s Cosmetic & Plastic Surgery site.
Sports Injury Clinic. http://www.sportsinjuryclinic.net. Virtual Diagnosis and Sports Injury information on over 100 sports injuries, includes Massage and Strapping guides.
Oswestry Knee Score Questionnaire
Oswestry Shoulder Score Questionnaire
Oswestry Sports Injury Service Leaflet 2003