We must not forget the benefits of these devicesBMJ 2012; 344 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.e2127 (Published 21 March 2012) Cite this as: BMJ 2012;344:e2127
- Jane Carthey, human factors specialist (self employed)
- 1London W4 1TF, UK
I have congenital acetabular dysplasia of the left hip and had three unsuccessful operations before having a hip resurfacing procedure.
I read the Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency alert and Cohen’s article from two perspectives—as a patient who is unsure whether my implant is covered by the alert, and as a human factors specialist who works to understand …