BRITISH MEDICINE AND HEALTHCARE DEVICES REGULATORY AUTHORITY (MHRA) ISSUE UPDATE ON METAL-ON-METAL HIP REPLACEMENT IMPLANTS

June 30, 2017 – The MHRA’s updated recommendations now state that all patients with metal on metal hips should be followed-up. This updated guidance replaces the previous advice provided by MHRA in 2012. The stricter recommendation is welcomed by the British Orthopaedic Association (BOA) and British Hip Society (BHS). These news are receiving a lot of attention. For more information, please visit (MHRA Documentation), (Documentation), and (BOA Documentation).

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