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replacement

noun alternate, alternative, change, commutation, compensation, counterfeit, delegate, deputy, dislocation, displacement, envoy, equivalent, exchange, fill in, interchange, makeshift, proxy, reclamation, reconstruction, recovery, refund, reinstatement, relief, removal, renewal, renovation, reorganization, reparation, representative, reproduction, restitution, restoration, secondary, shift, stand in, subrogation, substitute, successor, supersedure, supersession, supplanter, surrogate, surrogation, swap, switch, temporary expedient, transfer, transposition, understudy
Associated concepts: replacement cost
See also: alternative, change, correction, cover, defeasance, discharge, dismissal, exchange, novation, preemption, refund, reimbursement, reparation, restitution, stopgap, subrogation, substitute, succedaneum, successor

replacement

a new remedy open to consumers in the UK under regulations promulgated in 2002 where goods are supplied in breach of contract. The vendor has the choice to repair instead. This is additional to the traditional rules on breach of contract.
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Several audience member commented that, based upon their experience, they would have anticipated that complication rates would have been significantly lower in total joint replacement patients when that operation followed bariatric surgery.
Ninety two percent (92%) of respondents practiced at facilities that were not disease-specific certified programs in Total Joint Replacement, a Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospital Organization specialty certification designation.
Both researchers believe that the key to stemming this supply-side crisis is for policymakers to reconsider the rates at which total joint replacements are reimbursed.
Because of Newton's third law, normal loads from the implanted shaft to the bone walls following the procedure of direct skeletal attachment will also be greater when compared with the procedure of total joint replacement.
Today, the office is staffed by 30 employees, including live surgeons who are fellowship-trained in total joint replacement surgery.
When chronic pain becomes unbearable and other methods fail, it's time to consider total joint replacement surgery.
This biologic acceptance and response to the Revelation design holds promise for total joint replacement and further substantiates the validity of this concept and model.
One of the clinical projects delineated was total joint replacement.
When physical therapy and medication are no longer able to improve mobility or relieve the pain in an arthritic joint, more patients are turning to total joint replacement surgery.
Doctors Hospital, part of Baptist Health South Florida, is home to the Center for Orthopedics & Sports Medicine, and is recognized as a leader in total joint replacement.
Medtronic plc today announced the launch of Medtronic Orthopedic Solutions, a comprehensive offering for total joint replacement episodes of care designed to drive clinical and economic outcomes.
hospitals with care redesign programs for total joint replacement patients.

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