July 30, 2014
The Birmingham Hip Resurfacing (BHR) is celebrating being in clinical use for 17
years today. Since then the BHR has been implanted over 150,000 times and is
widely recognised as the most successful hip resurfacing device.
Having implanted two more in theatre yesterday Mr McMinn has implanted in excess
of 3600 BHR’s and changed the lives of many, enabling them to get back to
pain-free, active lifestyles. Mark Edwards was just 38 years old when he
received the world’s first BHR on July 30, 1997. Two years ago we caught up with
Mark and his progress 15 years after his surgery,
click here to watch Mark’s BHR interview.
The Birmingham Hip Resurfacing was introduced by Mr McMinn as a solution to… Read the rest