, , , , , , , , ,

It seems the big Orthopaedic companies are working behind the scenes to counter the obvious fallout from cobalt toxicity caused by their devices.

Read this article: Prosthetic Hip-Associated Cobalt Toxicity

This text in the article makes my blood boil…

Based on our experience, the evaluation of systemic cobalt toxicity is often complicated by patient anxiety, comorbid conditions, or secondary financial gain.

Really… the authors have their heads where the sun don’t shine…

Here’s another one …. Clinical Features, Testing, and Management of Patients with Suspected Prosthetic Hip-Associated Cobalt Toxicity: a Systematic Review of Cases

head up

Enhanced by Zemanta