hip replacement

The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved hip replacement implants that use ceramic made by CoorsTek Medical more

7 Mar 2016 14:41 News

Metal-on-metal implants with manufacturing issues leave thousands seeking compensation from DePuy, reported the Telegraph more

25 Jan 2016 12:09 News

The hip replacement system has been voluntarily withdrawn by Smith & Nephew, the medical device maker, because it required too many follow-up operations. more

15 Jun 2015 15:45 News

Track and trace: A collaboration among researchers from Kaiser Permanente, Weill Cornell Medical College, and worldwide registries demonstrates the importance of tracking medical devices' effectiveness and safety after they are in use. more

2 Jan 2015 14:18 News

All systems go: OrthAlign has received clearance from the FDA to market its palm-sized OrthAlign Plus system more

1 Jul 2014 09:44 News

Joint effort: More than two in every 100 Americans now have an artificial joint. more

17 Mar 2014 13:47 News