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Nearly 8% Of Hip Implants Not Backed By Safety Evidence, University of Oxford Study


12/20/2013 7:09:09 AM

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Almost 8% of all implants used in hip replacement surgery have no readily available evidence relating to their safety or effectiveness, finds a study published on bmj.com today. The researchers say the current regulation process "seems to be entirely inadequate" and they call for a revised system for introducing new orthopaedic devices.

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