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Traveling With Titanium

I’ve often joked that when I die, they’re not going to bury me – they’ll turn me into a hardware store. I have an artificial hip, an artificial shoulder, and an artificial knee. 79 more words

Carla Kienast

Physical therapy has been called “crucial” for before and after care of a total joint replacement.  Some goals that you and your surgeon may have prior to having a joint replacement may include regaining range of motion, improving strength in the… 107 more words

Exercise

Total joint replacement surgery: does day of surgery matter?

Source:  Journal of Arthroplasty 2014, June 9

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Date of publication:  June 2014

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  Evaluates the impact that day of surgery has on postoperative length of stay, concluding that patients who had surgery on Thursday and Friday had significantly longer length of stay when compared to Monday and Tuesday. 46 more words

Orthopaedics

Abstracts from 15th EFORT Congress

Source: Healio.com

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Date of publication:  4-6 June 2014

Publication type:  Conference abstracts

In a nutshell:  A selection of daily highlights from the conference held in London… 32 more words

Orthopaedics