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Dislocating a Hip after Total Hip Replacement is Traumatic for Patients and can be Avoided

Osteoarthritis of the hip can lead to the need for a total hip replacement, in which surgeons replace the worn, painful and often low functioning joint with an artificial prosthesis. For many, total hip replacement results in less pain, better movement and improved quality of life. This, however, is not the case for the […]

Hip Implant Recall

DePuy Orthopaedics, a unit of Johnson and Johnson, announced August 26, 2010 that it was recalling two hip replacement systems after finding high rates of post-surgical pain, followed by the need for revision surgery.

CNBC reported that about one in eight patients who had the products implanted later needed revision surgery to address pain and […]