Latest hip replacement surgery Stories

2014-01-29 23:23:16

In a study just published in STEM CELLS Translational Medicine, researchers have found what might prove to be a rich new source of adult stem cells for use in regenerative medicine — the tissue

2013-05-22 23:17:38

North Fulton Hospital's surgeons have recently begun performing the Anterior Approach to total hip replacement, which allows the surgeon to perform the surgery through a smaller incision and

2011-12-15 12:10:38

Researchers in Norway report that patients who receive walking skills training following total hip arthroplasty for osteoarthritis show improved physical function.

2011-07-01 16:23:00

RARITAN, N.J., July 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Janssen Pharmaceuticals, Inc. announced today that the U.S.

2011-01-12 14:34:00

HINSDALE, Ill., Jan. 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --Dr. Steven Louis, Hinsdale Orthopaedics, is one of a few surgeons in Chicago to have performed 100 hip replacements using the new direct anterior approach that is changing lives for patients with severe hip pain.

2010-05-03 14:54:46

New study finds post-operative statin use decreases the need for revision surgery.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.