Use of Recombinant Factor VIIa for Hip Surgery in a Patient with Factor-VII Deficiency
- US FDA panel meets to answer agency's questions about metal-on-metal hip systems. Press, Robert; Houck, Kristine // Orthopaedics Today Europe;2012, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p20
The article reports on the meeting held by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's Orthopaedic and Rehabilitation Devices Panel on June 27 and 28, 2012 to address questions on the use of metal-on-metal hip systems.
- FDA Says Metal Hip Replacements Are Faulty. Pennington, Tim // Products Finishing;Nov2011, Vol. 76 Issue 2, p8
The article reports on the statement of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regarding the complications of the metal hip replacements that may be shedding tiny particles of chromium and cobalt coatings.
- First ceramic-on-metal hip implant to hit the U.S.? // Machine Design;2/4/2010, Vol. 82 Issue 2, p32
The article reports on the recommendation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to approve a ceramic-on-metal hip replacement from Depuy Orthopaedics.
- FDA Issues Safety Communication on MoM Devices. // AAOS Now;Feb2013, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p8
The article informs that a new safety communication has been issued by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for orthopaedic surgeons, healthcare providers and patients considering a metal-on-metal (MoM) hip implant.
- Product Briefs. // Biomedical Business & Technology;Mar2011, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p24
The article reports on the announcement of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance obtained by Stryker's Orthopedics Division for its MDM X3 Modular Dual Mobility Mobile Bearing Hip System in 2011.
- US regulator seeks advice on risks of metal-on-metal hip implants. Cohen, Deborah // BMJ: British Medical Journal (Overseas & Retired Doctors Edition;4/7/2012, Vol. 344 Issue 7851, p1
The article focuses on the statement from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration which seeks expert opinions on the benefits and risks of metal-on-metal hips as an answer to a letter from Wisconsin Democrat Senator Herb Kohl.
- FDA Panel Examines MoM Hip Devices. SALE, KATHERINE; PORUCZNIK, MARY ANN // AAOS Now;Sep2013, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p1
The article reports that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration's (FDA) Orthopaedic and Rehabilitative Devices Panel (ORDP) have considered expert opinion on the risks and benefits related to the metal-on-metal (MoM) hip replacement and resurfacing devices. The open public hearing featured...
- Editorial. Unsworth, Anthony // Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers -- Part H;Jan2006, Vol. 220 Issue 1, preceding pi
The article introduces various issues published in the "Journal of Engineering in Medicine," including one on metal-on-hip replacement.
- Kinematics of the Matcoâ„¢ Hip Simulator and Issues Related to Wear Testing of Metal—metal Implants. Medley, J B; Krygier, J J; Bobyn, J D; Chan, F W; Tanzer, M; Lippincott, A // Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers -- Part H;1997, Vol. 211 Issue 1, p89
Metalâ€“metal hip implants have been used clinically in Europe to reduce the risk of wear particle induced osteolysis. Joint simulator devices could provide useful information for design improvement of the modern generation of metalâ€“metal hip implants. Early wear results for...