Germs Grow on Medical Implants, But C...

Germs Grow on Medical Implants, But Can They Make You Sick?

Monday Jul 9 Read more: HON

Bacteria and fungi grow on medical implants, such as hip and knee replacements, pacemakers and screws used to fix broken bones, researchers report. In a new study, Danish investigators examined 106 implants of different types and the surrounding tissue in patients.

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