Toxic metal hip implants ‘could affect thousands more people than PIP breast scandal’

Claire Bates
Daily Mail

Tens of thousands of UK patients may have been exposed to dangerously high levels of toxic metals from failing hip implants, according to an investigation published in the British Medical Journal.

This is despite the risks being known for decades.

Hip implants, like breast implants did not have to pass any clinical trials before they were put into patients.

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