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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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The operation of the century: total hip replacement. Lancet.
Caption: Figure 2 Number of patients aware that infection is risk factor with total hip replacements.
Total hip replacement has a high success rate, but, as with any major surgery, it does carry some risks including infection, blood clots and dislocation of the artificial ball from the socket.
Caption: A total hip replacement consists of a metal or ceramic ball mounted atop a metal stem driven into the femur.
Wan, "Causes of and treatment protocol for instability of total hip replacement," Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research, no.
Arthroscopic psoas release for iliopsoas impingement after total hip replacement. Acta Orthop Belg 2011;77:41-6.
did a level III comparative study of uncemented total hip replacement in young patients between those suffering from osteonecrosis and from osteoarthritis.
"We had a great data set on the retrieved implants and the 815 patients who had received ceramic-on-ceramic total hip replacements over the past decade.
Symposium on Metal-on-metal Total Hip Replacement Devices (2012: Phoenix, AZ) Edited by Steven M.
Osteoarthritis (OA) patients who undertake a programme of exercise therapy could improve their chances of avoiding or delaying the need for total hip replacement (THR) surgery.
By Ashraf Padanna/Thiruvananthapuram In what is claimed to be a first in India and a rare feat globally, doctors in Kerala have performed a total hip replacement surgery on a patient with a transplanted heart.
Four patients received total hip replacement and the remained nine patients received artificial bipolar femoral head replacement.

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