Health

Notes on artificial hip replacement – VnExpress

In order to avoid dangerous complications when replacing an artificial hip, the patient needs to be evaluated for the accompanying medical condition and choose the type of joint that is suitable for the body. According to MSc.BS.CKI Dang Khoa, Center for Orthopedic Trauma, Tam Anh General Hospital System, artificial hip replacement is a surgical intervention […]

Health

Walkable after 30 years lying on the ground

HanoiThe 45-year-old woman with ankylosing spondylitis since childhood, had to lie down in one spot for 30 years, was operated by Viet Duc Hospital. Before that, all of her activities depended on relatives. During her visit at Viet Duc Friendship Hospital, she was prescribed surgery by doctors because medical treatments no longer work. On April […]

Health

Young male cap bone necrosis

HanoiA 22-year-old man with pain on both sides of his hip joint, having difficulty walking, having to use crutches, his doctor discovered stage 4 femoral cap necrosis. Doctor Duong Dinh Toan, Institute of Trauma and Orthopedics, Vietnam Duc Friendship Hospital, said that the patient has been receiving antidepressant drugs for 3 consecutive years, has stopped […]