§ Mr. Blunkett
To ask the Secretary of State for Health how many(a) hip replacement operations and (b) revision hip replacement operations have taken place in the last five years.
§ Mr. Sackville
The information is shown in the table.
Finished consultant episodes, NHS hospitals, England Hip replacement operations1 1989–90 21990–91 Total 50,790 50,725 Revisions 3,562 3,459 1 Total Prosthetic Replacement of Hip Joint and Prosthetic Replacement of Head of Femur. 2 Provisional.