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Heart Attack Risk Jumps After Surgery

August 06, 2012

Hip and knee replacements are among the most common surgeries, and they’re growing more common. There will be a million of those procedures done this year in the United States, and they are not risk-free. FOX 4 Medical Reporter Meryl Lin McKean says new research published in the Archives of Internal Medicine shows the chances of a heart attack jump after joint replacement. Watch video

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Heart Care , Bone & Joint Care

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