NIH conference on hip replacement
This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet
Executive SummaryNational Institutes of Health will hold a consensus development conference on total hip replacement Sept. 12-14 in Bethesda, Maryland. Issues to be addressed by the consensus panel of experts include: current indications for total hip replacement; design and surgical concerns; "responses of the biological environment"; "expected outcomes'; acceptable "approaches and outcomes for revision" of a THR; and directions for future research. For more information contact Debra Steward, 301/770- 3153
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