Metal hip replacements redone more th...

Metal hip replacements redone more than plastic Sep 20, 2011 10:06 AM ...

There are 4 comments on the CBC story from Sep 20, 2011, titled Metal hip replacements redone more than plastic Sep 20, 2011 10:06 AM .... In it, CBC reports that:

People who get metal hip replacements are more likely to need a replacement compared to those who get a traditional plastic one, according to a new report from a large British registry.

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Torrance, CA

#1 Sep 28, 2011
I have read about metal hip implants that fail earlier than expected on . The growing statistics is quite alarming especially that many patients opted to have metal-on-metal implants.

Clarks Summit, PA

#4 Jan 25, 2012
Some patients have gone through several surgeries just to correct the first surgery that they had for hip replacement. This is often due to the complications that comes with the implants. Feel free to browse this site , to know more about it.

South Bend, IN

#5 Oct 3, 2012
This is indeed very alarming that there is an abnormal growth of number of patients suffering from faulty hip implants compared to the plastic implants. For more information, you can check the

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#7 Oct 5, 2012
This thread makes me glad to read that more and more people are becoming aware of the defective implants that are being used by poor patients who get it in the hope of recovering. It is so sad that they would find out otherwise. I read about it here:

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