Joint replacements do not always live up to expectations. And yet frequently they are the only option. But the life span of artificial joints is limited. And if they're subject to heavy wear, some give out prematurely.
Dr. Thilo John tells us what to take into account, if we're planning to have an artificial joint. He works at a certified center for joint replacement surgery where only durable articifical joints are implanted.
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