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Total Joint Replacement Educational Series Part 13: Swelling and Bruising After Total Knee and Total Hip Replacement by Dr. Tony DiGioia Medical Doctor .   ·               For the first two to three weeks after your surgery, ice your knee or hip for 20 minutes every hour and also after exercising.   This will help to minimize both the swelling and the bruising.   After a total knee replacement...
Total Joint Replacement Educational Series Part 12: FAQs About Total Joint Replacement After The Surgery by Dr. Tony DiGioia Medical Doctor for exercise as it accelerates the wear on your new joint.   Patients with hip replacements are told not... What restrictions do I have after total joint replacement? There are very few...
Total Joint Replacement Educational Series Part 7: Limb Length Discrepancy After Total Hip Replacement Surgery by Dr. Tony DiGioia Medical Doctor have after total hip replacement surgery is a feeling that their legs are different lengths.   This is called limb... replacement surgery, the surgeon may "lengthen" the involved leg by stretching the muscles and ligaments...
Total Joint Replacement Educational Series Part 6: Surprising Statistics About Knee and Hip Replacement Surgery by Dr. Tony DiGioia Medical Doctor ) ·            The upward trends in the utilization of total hip and knee replacement between 1969 and 2003 detail... in the incidence of total knee replacement (as compared with a 55% increase in total hip replacement...
Computer navigation and knee joint replacement by Dave W Healthy Living ProfessionalFacebook , and to then compare their outcomes with results obtained in patients who have had standard knee replacement surgery. As computer... after surgery but only 3 in 100 patients having a partial knee replacement using computer navigation expressed...
Update on Partial Knee Replacement by Doug K. Patient Expert ) compartments. In contrast, a total knee replacement replaces all three compartments. The surgery involves... osteoarthritis and knee replacement and they generously agreed. The knee joint is composed of three...
Telerehab Proven Effective After Total Knee Replacement by Bruce Friedman Patient Expert discusses an example of a successful telerehab program (see: Telerehab Works After Knee Surgery... -- WOMAC -- has been used extensively in total knee replacement and osteoarthritis clinical trials...
Partial Knee Replacement: Less Pain, but Not for Everyone by Dr. Gabe M. Medical Doctor fails, more extensive surgery will be required for a total knee replacement. If you think... has been to cut out the ends of the bones of the knee and replace the entire knee joint. Now for some people...
Knee/Hip Replacement by Florence F. Patient Expert before doing knee and/or hip replacement surgery. I agreed, assuming that "doctor knows best". I spent... to another loopy about her hip replacement surgery. I've seen an ortho doctor about 3 or 4 different times...
Knee replacement surgery by Florence F. Patient Expert I really wanna blog about my knee surgery. I really do. I don't know if it's the pain meds... post pics for now and try to create an actual post later...!   Pre-OP legs. Top of the pic = knee...

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Future prospects ... You will need to continue with the exercises and follow the rehabilitation advice you are given to ... » Read on
When it should be done ... a major operation, and the recovery and rehabilitation required afterwards. » Read on