PLG Journal Articles

Welcome to the section of the Patient Liaison Group’s web page where you will find an archive of the articles that the PLG has contributed to the British Orthopaedic Association’s own journal, The Journal of Trauma and Orthopaedics (formerly BON).

Please feel free to read through what’s here and download any papers of interest. You are also very welcome to write to us and share your experiences, and do let us know which of our articles you have found particularly helpful/interesting!

23 Oct 2020

Information for patients having steroid injections in the upper limb or hand during the Coronavirus pandemic

23rd October 2020 - The BOA, BSSH and BESS have published this patient informati...
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25 Sep 2020

Coronavirus BOA FAQs for patients

Updated 25 September 2020 - Please note this guidance is continually being revis...
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26 Jun 2020

A message for people waiting for joint replacement and other orthopaedic surgery

We are acutely aware of the growing waiting lists that are affecting all planned...
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30 Jun 2016

The Bone and Joint Decade

Patient Info
30 Sep 2015

Supporting a patient taken to a Major Trauma Centre

Patient Info
30 Aug 2014

Patient Safety

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30 Jan 2014

PMI and the Orthopaedic Patient

Patient Info
30 Sep 2013

A Parent’s and Young Adult’s Perspective on a Long-Term Patient’s Experience

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30 Jun 2013

The role of the BOA Patient Liaison Group and how surgeons benefit

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