4 hrs ago
KELO-TV Sioux Falls
More Patients Have Revision Hip Replacements
In the next 20 years, hip replacements are expected to increase 174 percent. Knee replacements will likely rise even more - up 673 percent.
15 hrs ago
Foster's Daily Democrat
Postsurgery complications for knee or hip replacements higher at WDH
Wentworth-Douglass Hospital was included on Medicare's list of hospitals where knee and hip replacement patients had postsurgery complications at a higher rate than the national average.
Tue Dec 17, 2013
Hip problems don't keep single mom from working
Valeria Castallanos is doted on by grandmother Virginia Arredondo, dad Antonio, brother Rodrigo, 9, and sister Yiselle, 7, after Thanksgiving dinner.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Johnson and Johnson's hip replacement device put on 'recall alert' in India
Currently, over 14,000 articular surface replacement devices, manufactured by J&J's subsidiary DePuy Orthopaedics, are in use in India.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Wright Hip Lawsuit News: Bernstein Liebhard LLP Notes Settlement in...
According to court documents, a Settlement Order was entered in the case on , and the trial was taken off the Court's schedule.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Key NHS operations 'being rationed'
But since 2010, the numbers have levelled off - with just one in eight areas now doing more hips and knees and one in five seeing rises in cataracts.
Window into Christmas past wins Asheville holiday contest
Retro clothing boutique Hip Replacements served up a heaping dose of Christmas past in the design of its storefront windows this year.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Cincinnati surgeons to perform free knee and hip replacements
Orthopedic surgeons at the Christ Hospital Health Network will provide free hip and knee replacements on Saturday to five low-income patients from Greater Cincinnati who don't qualify for government financial help.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Local patients to receive free knee, hip replacements
The patients are benefitting from a new partnership between Swedish Orthopedic Institute, Project Access Northwest and local physicians who have joined the nationwide campaign Operation Walk USA .
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Video: Lab tests help create sex positions guide for people with Hip Replacements
Swiss medical researchers fitted volunteers up with sensors to produce a guide on the best sex positions following the surgery.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Hospital forced to limit hip, knee replacement surgeries
WINNIPEGa S-At a time when Manitobans still face long waits for orthopedic surgery, the province's largest hip and knee replacement program is having to slow down its surgical pace due to operating room constraints.