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Understanding the Multiple Aspects of Head-Neck Taper Corrosion in Metal-on-Polyethylene Total Hip Arthroplasty
Head-neck taper corrosion is an infrequent but emerging serious complication of metal-on-polyethylene total hip arthroplasty (THA) and failure to diagnose adverse local tissue reactions (ALTR) early can lead to revision surgeries and implant failure.
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Soluble suppression of tumorigenesis-2 (sST2), a biomarker related to inflammation and fibrosis, is strongly and independently predictive of all-cause mortality, cardiovascular mortality and hospitalization in patients with chronic heart failure, according to a recent meta-analysis.
Featured In Urology
Strong evidence shows that urologists who prescribe opioids have exacerbated the opioid addiction epidemic. Massachusetts General Hospital is focused on combating that by using alternative pain management methods, multidisciplinary collaboration and patient education.
Elevations in a hormone may be linked to abnormal blood flow, inflammation, and plaque in the heart. This study will evaluate whether blocking the hormone will improve cardiovascular disease in HIV individuals using heart imaging studies.