TITLE

Hip replacement self-assessment

PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
Nursing Standard;9/29/2004, Vol. 19 Issue 3, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a quiz for nurses relating to a continuing professional development article on total hip replacement. Major cause of irreversible damage to joints; Pain caused by osteoarthrosis of the hip; Benefits of a preoperative assessment clinic; Components of the most common prosthesis design for total hip replacement; Importance of the provision of post-operative antiembolic therapy.
ACCESSION #
14616302

 

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