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Boomer Bodies (Arthritis: Hips) Part II #875007

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 09, 2007
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(Studio: Katie Couric) CDC statistics on arthritis in American adults cited. The continuation of a four-part series on the medical treatments for aging baby boomers introduced.

(Studio: Sanjay Gupta) A new option for hip repair featured; details given {with diagrams} about how the controversial procedure of "hip resurfacing" works. [On the handball court and at work, 51-year-old contractor Buddy GARLASCO%- talks about his hip arthritis and treatment.] [New York Presbyterian/Columbia University Medical Center Dr. William MACAULAY†- comments on the hip surgery.] The choice between hip replacement and hip resurfacing discussed.

(Studio: Katie Couric) Tomorrow's segment on an alternative for back problems previewed.

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Gupta, Sanjay
Duration:
00:04:20

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