Surgeons, Manufacturers and Patients

A Transatlantic History of Total Hip Replacement
Author(s): 
Anderson, Julie
ISBN: 
9780230553149
Date published: 
October 2007
Hardback
Price: 
£45.00

The Total Hip Replacement was invented by British surgeons after World War Two. It became the basis of a multi-billion global industry in joint replacement. This pioneering study ranges from inventive surgeons to multi-national manufacturers and explores total hip replacement in the very different health economies of the UK and the US.