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Is total joint replacement the best option for arthritis?
By PeekMed on January 17, 2019

Osteoarthritis is debilitating. When arthritis starts to affect several joints, one potential treatment option to explore is replacing the damaged joint with a new, artificial one. This may...

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Knee Implants: Is Silver the Best Solution to Infection?
By PeekMed on February 1, 2018

Harry Hothi and the Smart Spacer Project team discussed the use of silver coatings on knee implants to reduce the risk of infection. The demand for primary total knee replacements (TKRs) is...

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Total Hip Replacements: Why are They Increasing in Younger Patients?
By PeekMed on March 23, 2017

Total hip replacements in the United States have been rising, especially among adults in early middle age, and surgeons say even people in their 20s and 30s are having these procedures more...

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