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Hip Implants: Know Them Before You Get Them

Hip implant surgery is important if a part or the whole hip becomes damaged after an injury or a disease or wear downs after a disease related to joint. 471 more words

Hip Replacement

December 8, 2016

Written by Courtney Pasco (class of 2016-2017)

Yesterday was my first day in the OR and it was easily the best day I have had in a long time. 865 more words

Hip Replacement Recovery -Week 20

It’s been around 20 weeks since I had my hip replaced. Somedays it feels like an age ago, other days it feels like it was only last week. 834 more words


Getting Ready For Surgery, Part Two

Thanks for sticking with me on this adventure. If you’ve been following along, surgery is set for Feb. 7th for my Total Hip Replacement (THR) of my right hip. 2,020 more words

Invisible Illness

Getting Ready For Surgery

Woo Hoo!!!!  Things have been super busy since my last post. As I said, Feb. 7th is my surgery date, at the Royal Jubilee hospital in Victoria, BC.   546 more words

Invisible Illness

So the Journey Begins....

So here I am, a newbie blogger on the block. Please bare with me as I find my feet. Another new journey to embark on…. 267 more words


ACR / AAHKS present guidelines for perioperative management of antirheumatic drugs in hip, knee replacement

Source:  Orthopedics Today

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Date of publication: November 2016

Publication type: Brief item

In a nutshell: Joint guidelines have been issued for the perioperative management of anti-rheumatic medication for hip or knee replacement by the American College of Rheumatology and the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons. 63 more words