New techniques to ease joint replacements

With a steady increase in the number of Indians suffering from joint disorders, new techniques from around the world that cause minimal invasion and inconvenience have come to their rescue, doctors said here Sunday.

Novel method to increase lifespan of joint replacements developed

Researchers at the University of Southampton have completed a project that will enable surgeons to fit joint replacements with longer and optimised lifespan.

Rabbits grow their own joint replacements: Study

Scientists are studying how rabbits implanted with artificial bones re-grew their own joints.