New Hip Replacement Proedure has Less Pain, Faster Recovery

There are 4 comments on the Newswise story from Nov 5, 2012, titled New Hip Replacement Proedure has Less Pain, Faster Recovery. In it, Newswise reports that:

MAYWOOD, Ill. - The morning after undergoing a total hip replacement, Sean Toohey walked up half a flight of stairs at the hospital.

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Diana

Flushing, NY

#1 Nov 16, 2012
Less pain and faster recovery are indeed very tempting for most patient. However, the recent issues is not against the procedure butte devices that are implanted inside the body. Many patients claim that they were experiencing severe pain and swelling long after the surgery. After careful examination, it was that they were experiencing these discomforts not because of the surgery but it was connected to the hip implants. There are several issues tackled at http://www.depuypinnaclelawsuit.com regarding problems with these hip implants.
Eugene

Flushing, NY

#2 Nov 16, 2012
Thanks. Where can we read more about this? Do they consider possible complications such as recalls mentioned in this site? http://www.strykerhiprecall.us/
Diana

Elgin, IL

#3 Jan 20, 2013
Less pain and faster recovery are indeed very tempting for most patient. However, the recent issues is not against the procedure butte devices that are implanted inside the body. Many patients claim that they were experiencing severe pain and swelling long after the surgery. After careful examination, it was that they were experiencing these discomforts not because of the surgery but it was connected to the hip implants. There are several issues tackled at http://www.depuypinnaclelawsuit.com regarding problems with these hip implants.
Ariel

Perth Amboy, NJ

#4 Mar 29, 2013
The anterior method has been gaining wide acceptance and more and more surgeons are using this technique. This is definitely good news to patients since this will mean faster recovery and less chances of complication. What should be of more concern would be the type of hip implant being used. Metal implants have been in the news lately due to the severe complications it may cause allegedly due to defective designs. Even with the anterior method of surgery, complications are still possible due the type of implants used. You may want to get information about these complciation by checking DePuy ASR hip lawsuit information center.

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