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Australian support group launched

The Australian support group ”Hippies Down Under” launched, see: http://au.groups.yahoo.com/group/hippiesdownunder

Annual Report over 2011 from the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register published (in Swedish)

For those interested in hip resurfacing: 167 Swedish hip patients received a resurfacing during 2011 and 15778 an traditional prosthesis

New international support group started

During September the new international support group ”Why hip resurfacing” was launched, see: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/WhyHipResurfacing

If you wonder just why the […]

Fifth ”Advanced Hip Resurfacing Course”

Many orthopedic surgeons from all over the world involved in Hip Resurfacing will meet during this course that is held […]

Dr. De Smet shows that the BHR even surpasses the THR in quality!

With the most recent EFORT meeting in Berlin information from Dr. De Smet was submitted showing that the BHR prothesis […]

First national meeting of the Nordenshippies group members and other interested


The weekend of 5-6 May the participants in the Nordenshippies group and other interested will meet somewhere in Stockholm […]

Does Zimmer dump the suspicious Durom prosthesis on the African market?

Since I four years ago reported about the apparent problems that Zimmer had with it’s Durom prosthesis and Zimmer kept […]

New Annual Report from the Swedish Hip Arthroplasty Register in Swedish

This new report is not made public yet, but anyone with some basic computer knowledge can fish this up, hereby […]

New Annual Report from Norway (in Norwegian)

The new annual report 2011 from the Norwegian Arthroplasty Register can already be downloaded, even if it has not been […]

Large ceramic THR heads

The prosthesis manufacturer Finsbury now supplies a series of THR prostheses with ceramic heads in the sizes 32 to 48mm […]