TITLE

Ensure the Best Outcome After Joint Replacement Surgery

PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
Healthy Years;Jan2014, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers tips to reduce the risk of complications and maximize the benefits of joint replacement surgery. It cites two important steps to minimize risks, namely, to be at a healthy weight and to not smoke, according to orthopaedic surgeon Francis Cyran. It also describes appropriate exercises for the knee, hip and shoulder before and after joint replacement surgery that can help extend one's range of motion and speed healing.
ACCESSION #
93266388

 

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