TITLE

Athletic Activity After Total Joint Arthroplasty

AUTHOR(S)
Healy, William L.; Sharma, Sanjeev; Schwartz, Benjamin; Iorio, Richard
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Oct2008, Vol. 90-A Issue 10, p2245
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents an overview of medical concepts related to athletic activity after total joint arthroplasty which is performed to treat arthritis. A discussion of information which orthopedic surgeons should provide to patients who are considering athletic activity after arthroplasty is presented. The effectiveness of total joint arthroplasty is discussed.
ACCESSION #
34775842

 

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