International health agencies criticized for response to faulty hip implants

A joint investigation by the British Medical Journal (BMJ) and the Daily Telegraph revealed several international health agencies may be more interested in products than safety when it comes to faulty metal-on-metal hip implants. The investigation occurred as a response to the 2012 recall of the DePuy ASR hip replacement, which was found to fail at a rate much higher than expected.

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