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MHRA: Metal hip implant patients need life-long checks

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from Mail Online

Poisonous hip implants 'putting thousands of British patients at risk' as medical watchdog launches investigation

Medical regulators are considering new evidence about ‘metal on metal’ implants disintegrating, destroying muscle tissue and leaking metal into the bloodstream.

from The Telegraph

Patients given hip implants made the wrong size

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New alloy 'four times harder than titanium'

A super-hard metal is made in the laboratory by melting together titanium and gold.

from Mail Online

Patients to sue health giants for millions over defective hip implants

Hundreds of Britons who received ‘metal-on-metal’ hip replacements from three makers are demanding millions of pounds in compensation from the manufacturers.

from Mail Online

Best-selling hip implants in the world 'unacceptably' prone to failure

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from Telegraph.co.uk

Experts call for transparency over medical devices

Experts have called for an end to secrecy over the regulation of medical devices like hip implants and said safety data should be published online so that patients can make up their own minds.

from Mail Online

Toxic hip implants sold by Johnson & Johnson subsidiary 'which knew for THREE YEARS that they could be dangerous'

Dangers of DePuy's metal-on-metal implant suppressed for three years

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