The yearly Dupuytren Award has been given, this time two papers qualified, one in the basic research section and one in the clinical research section. We send warm congratulations to David Izadi and Thomas Layton, and to Anna Zachrisson, Allan Ibsen Sörensen and Joakim Strömberg, and please keep up the good work! https://www.dupuytren-online.info/dupuytren_award.html
- Because of the present situation with the Covid-19 virus, the conference in Oxford that was due to take place September 2020 has been postponed for a year and is now scheduled for September 2021.
Our webinar on Ledderhose has taken place in January. It can be viewed on YouTube. Speakers were:
Gary Manley – introduction, personal story, patients view, Ledderhose Blog
Markus Maiden-Tilsen – GP perspective, ultrasound diagnosis and steroid injection
George Flanaghan – NHS and private options in the UK
Richard Shaffer-Radiotherapy when and what age/patient? Side effects, results?
Eddie Davis– treatment options in the US including Verapamil and Hyaluronidase
Our website has had some problems, but after a week it is up and running again and the email addresses attached are functional again.