Show: Physician Focus

Episode: Physician Focus: Joint Replacements

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Episode Description:

The number of joint replacements is soaring in the U.S., as more than a million people year are getting total replacements, usually for their hip or knee. As baby boomers age with arthritis and other conditions but still wish to remain active, these operations are expected to continue to increase. Who are the best candidates for these replacements? How expensive are they and how long do they last? What should patients know, pre- and post-surgery, about these procedures? And how successful have they been?

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File Name of SD Episode: PF-2013-05-JointReplacements.mpg

Total SD Episode Video Runtime (hh:mm:ss): 00:30:00

File Size of SD Episode Video: 1,159,272,448 Bytes

Resolution of SD Episode Video: 720x480

Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Monday, April 29, 2013 - 10:38

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