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Is Partial Hip Replacement Often the Better Option?

05:00 EDT 3 Oct 2019 | Drugs.com

THURSDAY, Oct. 3, 2019 -- In recent years, the number of U.S. adults getting total hip replacements -- meaning both a new ball and joint socket -- following a hip fracture has soared to an estimated 500,000 annually. That's nearly three times the...

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