Athletic Activity After Total Joint Arthroplasty

Healy, William L.; Sharma, Sanjeev; Schwartz, Benjamin; Iorio, Richard
October 2008
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, American Volume;Oct2008, Vol. 90-A Issue 10, p2245
Academic Journal
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.


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