Arthroplastywatch : expert information on joint implants


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Date of publication:  1 February 2013

Publication type:  Website

In a nutshell:  This website compiled by a team at Lund University, Sweden provides information about joint arthroplasty products, alerts, recalls and safety information, much of which is lost across national borders or is little reported.   It is run by an independent operational team overseen by an advisory board representing major professional organisations and orthopaedic centres.  Their stated aim is to address the lack of fast, reliable, accurate and easily accessible information on orthopaedic devices.

Length of publication:  1 web page

Some important notes:   Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text.  Follow this link to find your local NHS library.

Acknowledgement:  BMJ 19th February 2013


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