Lansford needs hip replacement surgery

Lansford needs hip replacement surgery

There are 5 comments on the Colorado Rockies story from Sep 24, 2011, titled Lansford needs hip replacement surgery. In it, Colorado Rockies reports that:

Lansford, 54, will consult with doctors in Arizona on Oct. 6 and hopes to schedule the operation as quickly as possible.

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San Jose, CA

#1 Oct 7, 2011
Even famous names undergo hip replacement. This goes to show that the procedure has come a long way since it was first done. However, despite the advances in technology, complications may still occur. As I researched more on the surgery, I came across this . Defective hip devices have caused complications.

Chicago, IL

#2 Nov 28, 2011
They may be famous but they're not exempted from getting sick or getting afflicted with hip conditions and thus have to undergo procedures such as hip replacement surgery. To name a few are Billy Joel, Jane Kaczmarek, Ray Charles, Katherine Hepburn, and Eddie Van Halen, among others. Lucky for these famous people, none of them have yet to experience what others have been going through as a result of the complications of their hip replacement surgery. This I've read from this website .

Torrance, CA

#3 Jan 6, 2012
Indeed, hip replacement surgery strikes to people from all walks of life. There is a need for people to be fully aware on how to prevent one self from getting this kind of surgery because this truly changes a person's lifestyle.

Las Vegas, NV

#4 Oct 4, 2012
I just hope the hip replacement surgery that Lansford will be undergoing will not be defective similar to the increasing number of complains and lawsuits against the DePuy Hip replacement. Check

Seattle, WA

#5 Oct 5, 2012
Fame does not exempt one from having a body that deteriorates over time. Let us be glad to know that the hip replacement method is now commonly used and accepted and hopefully this fact will urge manufacturers to find a solution to faulty hip implant recalls such as this:

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