Latest hip Stories

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.

2011-07-11 20:10:08

Researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery have identified a group of patients who may have increased difficulty for surgical treatment of a snapping psoas, a condition that usually develops because a teenager or young adult has a pelvis that grows faster than their psoas tendon.

Word of the Day
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.