Practical Drug, Device, & Healthcare Safety Information

Patient Safety Alerts

Personalized Recall & Safety Updates

Learn More >>

ARC Recall Database

Find Info on Your Drug or Device

Awareness Alert

Hip Replacement Awareness Alert

Hip Replacements

A growing number of hip replacement recipients are experiencing severe complications and/or side-effects. Specifically, metal-on-metal replacements are exhibiting an unusually high failure rate, prompting numerous manufacturers to recall their device(s). Learn more about hip replacement surgery, common risks, and specific device warnings:

General Information
Device Manufacturers

Health Highlights