Adverse Events related to Hip Implants Alerted the FDA

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The FDA was alarmed at the increasing failure rates of hip replacement items, specifically those that were entirely made out of metals, the New York Times report, further detailing the agency’s plan to enforce the use of a medical device identification system. This tool will carry information about the device and its manufacturing details, keeping the patient’s medical information protected. Continue reading

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