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Total Joint Replacement Educational Series Part 7: Limb Length Discrepancy After Total Hip Replacement Surgery by Dr. Tony DiGioia Medical Doctor Posted Fri 10 Oct 2008 2:12pm Addressing your questions and concerns "I had my left hip replaced a month ago and everything is going well except that I feel off-balance, like my left is now longer than my right."   "My Physical Therapist told me that the leg that was operated on is longer than the other.   What am I supposed to do about that?"   "Now that m ... Read on »
Total Hip Replacement Surgery In India At Affordable Low Cost by Dr. Syed L. Doctor of Dentistry Posted Tue 29 Sep 2009 10:03pm A medical history, in which your orthopaedic surgeon gathers information about your general health and asks questions about the extent of your hip pain and how it affects your ability to perform every day activities. … Because bacteria can enter the bloodstream during dental procedures, you should consider getting treatment for significant dental ... Read on »
Which hip replacement surgery is best? by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook Posted Tue 19 Jan 2010 5:30am Ten top tips if you’re planning a hip op Leading UK hip surgeon, Mr Warwick Radford explains some of the latest thinking with respect to hip replacement surgery. There are different schools of thought and anyone considering this operation would be advised to read this article as it will enable a conversation with the doctor to decide on whi ... Read on »
Total Joint Replacement Educational Series Part 6: Surprising Statistics About Knee and Hip Replacement Surgery by Dr. Tony DiGioia Medical Doctor Posted Fri 10 Oct 2008 2:12pm   (from  The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, Volume 89-A, Number 12, December 2007) ·            The upward trends in the utilization of total hip and knee replacement between 1969 and 2003 detail the national need for these procedures. ·            The age and gender-adjusted incidence per 100,000 person-years signifi ... Read on »
Self-hypnosis for hip replacement surgery by Sophie N. Health Maven Posted Mon 06 Apr 2009 11:09pm This morning, I am feeling immensely proud of my mum. Let me tell you why… Yesterday morning, she had the hip replacement operation that she had been dreading. Firstly, my mum has been using my own You Can Have a Healthy Body audio programme for some time now and we have done some work in hypnotherapy together, which has helped her to slow ... Read on »
Serious Problems Found Associated with Hip Replacement Surgery by Cascia T. Posted Sat 06 Jun 2009 10:16pm Recently I learned about some rather shocking news about hip replacement surgery. Do you have a friend or relative that had his or her hips replaced with an artificial cup? Apparently there have been some serious issues on zimmer durom cup. These hip replacements can come loose and cause problems. If you know anyone who has had hip replacem ... Read on »
Former Track Star Undergoes Anterior Hip Replacement Surgery at RIAO by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted Tue 03 Jan 2012 6:00am David Hagger is a former track and field runner and basketball player who has been active his entire life. By age 50 he was running five marathons a year, plus 5 K and 10 K races in between. But by age 64 he had a hard time not limping. He could barely walk up and down stairs and had trouble sleeping because of pain in his hip. David is one of 37 ... Read on »
Former RIAO Patient Shares Hip Replacement Surgery Story by Elizabeth Leis Patient Expert Posted Thu 20 Jun 2013 6:00am Chronic hip pain is something that millions of people deal with every day. Causes include hip fractures, arthritis, infections and tendinitis. Although it is painful and as many as 50% of people with hip pain never return to their full level of activity, sufferers can find comfort through hip replacement surgery. That’s exactly what Antoine ... Read on »
Hip Replacement Surgery by FrisArvz Posted Sun 05 Jul 2009 10:57pm Hip replacement surgery the second most common joint replacement procedure, closely following knee replacements. Many people have hip arthritis, but it can be difficult to know when the right time to have a hip replacement surgery is. Furthermore, there is confusion about what to expect from hip replacement surgery. Hip replacement surgery is ... Read on »
Hip replacement surgery - MeDiCaLGeeK by Dr. Syed L. Doctor of Dentistry Posted Sat 23 Jan 2010 3:07am After you go home, monitor the surgery site and your general health . If you notice any redness or drainage from your wound, notify your surgeon . You may also be advised to take your temperature twice each day and to let your surgeon know … Originally posted here: Hip replacement surgery - MeDiCaLGeeK Read on »