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Patients many times more likely to have heart attacks after knee or hip replacement

According to a recent report at www.webmd.com, people over age 60 who have surgery to replace a worn-out hip or knee have a significantly higher risk of having a heart attack after their surgeries, a large new study shows. The study is published in the Archives of Internal Medicine. It reviewed the medical records of […]