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2013-09-26 18:03:32

Be wary of mixing and matching JBJS Case Connector, an online case journal published by The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, has issued a "Watch" regarding early intraprosthetic dislocation with dual-mobility hip implants. The "Watch" is based on two case reports published in the September 25th issue, in addition to recent cases in the orthopaedic literature pointing to similar problems. In both cases of early intraprosthetic dislocation described in this issue of JBJS Case Connector,...

2013-09-03 23:27:32

Dr. Max Greig shares his joint replacement surgery expertise with the University of Guadalajara. Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) September 03, 2013 MedToGo is proud to congratulate orthopedic surgeon, Max Greig, who has recently concluded his tenure as the Director of the Puerto Vallarta Medical School and is embarking on a new adventure as the Director for International Programs at the University of Guadalajara. While Dr. Greig will be sharing his expertise in the field of orthopedics, he will...

2013-08-07 23:24:31

d’Oliveira & Associates has posted a new infographic and video to its website providing up to date information on the alleged complications of this implant. The injury and disability law firm is currently working with hip replacement attorneys across the country who are handling these lawsuits (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 In 2006, the FDA approved Durom Cups (Durom Acetabular Components) for sale on the market by its manufacturer, Zimmer Holdings. In recent years it has been alleged...

2013-07-15 23:01:49

Health First is pleased to announce the opening of a new Center for Fracture Care at Health First Holmes Regional Medical Center and the Center for Joint Replacement at Health First Viera Hospital. Both Centers will open July 16. Rockledge, FL (PRWEB) July 15, 2013 Center for Fracture Care Located at Holmes Regional Medical Center and Center for Joint Replacement Located at Viera Hospital Health First is pleased to announce the opening of a new Center for Fracture Care at Health First...

2013-07-12 23:17:10

The Operation Walk Utah team will perform three knee and three hip replacement surgeries in one day Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) July 12, 2013 Beginning Saturday, July 13, Operation Walk Utah, teams up with the Center for Precision Joint Replacement at Salt Lake Regional Medical Center and the Hofmann Arthritis Institute, to perform six total hip and knee replacements – three hips and three knees – at no cost to the patients. The six Utah patients were selected by the Operation Walk...

2013-06-27 23:33:25

SUPERPATH™ Hip Replacement Allows for Faster Recovery, Less Pain and a Return to Daily Activities without Restrictions (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 Hip pain can disturb one’s quality of life making it difficult to enjoy an active lifestyle. Patients contemplating hip replacement surgery now have a new procedure to consider. The Bethesda Orthopedic Institute is proud to offer the new SUPERPATH™ Hip Replacement procedure. With this new total hip technique, the implant is built inside the...


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