It’s going to be an afternoon operation so I can have a hearty breakfast just as long as it’s finished by 7.30am. Then nothing except black tea, coffee or water until 10.30. 1,563 more words
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New Artificial Joint Designs Are Not Better: Study
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The day after the consultation I am back at the hospital for the Pre-Assessment meeting.
First, I see a cheerful nurse who spends what seems like hours going over my health history and outlining the stages involved in the operation. 1,084 more words
I spend a lot of time before July 10th scouring websites and blogs, to give myself enough information to understand what all my choices are, and to formulate useful questions that went rather deeper than ‘Will it hurt much? 1,028 more words
VanDerGinst Law is investigating complaints of failures related to artificial hip replacements. Johnson & Johnson’s artificial joint replacement company DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc. has issued a recall of two hip replacement products because of higher failure rates that necessitated second surgeries. 396 more words