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Total hip replacements among middle aged adults increasing
Total hip replacements among middle aged adults increasing (March 31, 2015 - Insidermedicine) From New York - According to a new report, the number of total hip replacement surgeries among middle aged adults has greatly increased. Research presented at the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons annual meeting reports that between 2002 and 2011, total hip replacement surgeries increased by approximately 90% in those aged 45-64. After controlling for other factors, the report concludes the increase is most likely due to the number of people who now fall within that age group.
 
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