Monthly Archive: October 2011

High failure rate of Hip Resurfacing reported

By Justin Quick - 17th October, 2011
An operation used instead of hip replacements – usually in younger patients – has a high failure rate and should not be used in women, experts have warned. Hip resurfacing – where the damaged bone is capped rather than replace – is often recommended for younger, active patients. But results from the University of Bristol, […]

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