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Research and new developments for hip pain

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Arthritis Research UK is currently funding multiple projects looking into the best types of hip replacements (plastic, ceramic, metal or a combination of these) to use.

We also fund research into the best way to fit these joint replacements, the preferred angle of the joint replacement and developing technologies to image these joint replacements.

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Our new helpline: Call us for free information, help and advice on your type of arthritis.

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Arthritis Research UK fund research into the cause, treatment and cure of arthritis. You can support Arthritis Research UK by volunteering, donating or visiting our shops.