Latest hip Stories

2012-02-10 15:19:00

Researchers at Duke University Medical Center used new tools they developed to analyze knees and hips and discovered that osteoarthritic knee joints are in a constant state of repair, while hip joints are not.

2012-01-27 10:00:00

This week a federal judge handed down an order that could change the way hundreds of patients with defective hip implants in Florida file their cases.

2012-01-17 10:00:00

The Rottenstein Law Group, which represents clients with claims stemming from the surgical implantation of hip replacement devices manufactured and sold by DePuy Orthopaedics and other companies,

2011-09-08 11:41:36

Hip impingement (femoracetabular impingement) may be a risk factor of osteoarthritis (OA) of the hip.

2011-09-06 07:00:00

The US Drug Watchdog is dramatically expanding its national initiative involving the osteoporosis drug called Fosamax, and women who may have suffered out of the blue fractures to their femur,

2011-08-09 00:00:28

Bernstein Liebhard LLP reports that the first case management conference in the DePuy Pinnacle hip systems multidistrict litigation will go forward on Tuesday, August 9, 2011.

2011-07-19 15:35:48

Vigorous sports activities, like basketball, during childhood and adolescence can cause abnormal development of the femur in young athletes, resulting in a deformed hip with reduced rotation and pain during movement.

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