Can you solve this week's KyoceraQuiz?
COVID-19 has made hip replacement surgery more difficult due to the increasing strain it places on medical facilities. However, some hospitals continue to offer elective procedures depending on the availability of protective equipment and the prevalence of COVID-19.
Kyocera uses its expertise in #fineceramics to develop innovative＃medical and ＃dental replacement solutions. One of these solutions is the Initia® Total Hip System, an artificial joint developed to improve the quality of life for patients all around the world. ("Initia" is a registered trademark of KYOCERA Corporation in Japan and the US.)
According to inpatient discharge data from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, the rate of knee and hip replacements more than doubled from 2000 to 2015. How much are knee replacements expected to increase between now and 2040?
- A) Double
- B) Triple
- C) Quadruple
Answer: "B) Triple"
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