Alzheimer’s Treatment Proves Effective at Preventing Inflammation, Failure of Orthopedic Implants

From a simple tooth to a major knee replacement, dental and orthopedic implant surgeries to common around the globe. However, these procedures can fail due to the immune system’s response to bacteria or metal particles coming off the implants. Now, a new study reveals a drug typically used with Alzheimer’s patients may prevent painful inflammation and rejection of the replacement. Read more…