Hip Resurfacing: During the Surgery

Posted on Jan 19 2012 at 02:32:39 PM in Health

Damaged and painful joints are often treated with medicines, alongside physical therapy, medical research says. In the event that conservative treatment does not cause any improvement, surgical repair is advised. The patient may go through either total hip replacement (THR) or its alternate procedure, the hip resurfacing arthroplasty. However, a forum on medical technology finds out that ASR hip replacement recall was ordered last year by DePuy Orthopedics after it was discovered through certain studies that the implant failed earlier than expected.

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Author: Wills
Created: Jan 19 2012 at 02:32:39 PM
Updated: Jan 19 2012 at 02:32:39 PM
Category: Health
Language: English