Have you any spare foreign currency in the back of a drawer? Why not donate to NI's hip and knee research charity? We promise to put it to good use! Contact the office or message us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  if you want to declutter!

Our latest publication in The Journal of Arthroplasty compares pain and functional outcomes of two cementless knee replacements with different surface coatings. Thank you to everyone who contributed.

Thank you to all the visitors at The Stables Coffee Shop in Sir Thomas and Lady Dixon Park, Belfast who donated to the BART Bookcase.

Our latest collection box raised £65.52.   Thanks also to everyone who gave books. We are a small local charity but the research work we do is becoming more important as we all get older and more of us need new hips and knees. Your support is much appreciated.

The Irish Paediatric Orthopaedic Society held their annual conference in the Mount Conference Centre, Belfast on Friday 11th October 2019 and Saturday 12th October 2019.  We were pleased to be one of their sponsors. 

The Society share knowledge and understanding of paediatric orthopaedic disorders to advance their diagnosis and treatment.


Yesterday in the BART office we said good bye to our research coordinator, Nicola, as she heads off on maternity leave. She will be greatly missed by the research team!
Thanks so much to Glamorous Occasions for the fab balloons  and to Sinead for her delicious tasted as good as it looked.

Our research would not be possible without the important donations we receive throughout the year. So please help us further our work by sending a donation today.

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Outcomes Assessment Unit
Musgrave Park Hospital
Stockman’s Lane

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Tel: 028 9068 3530

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