YourNews: First Chinese patients get JRI Orthopaedics hip implant
Sheffield health care company JRI Orthopaedics are celebrating after the first patient in China received its Furlong Evolution hip replacement implant.
The 59-year-old man, in the north-east city of Haerbin, is now walking around with the JRI implant after the operation performed this month by a consultant from one of China's leading orthopaedic hospitals.
It is believed to be the first hip implant, designed and manufactured by a wholly British-owned company, to be used in China.
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