Features October 2003 Issue

After Surgery, Don’t Overdo It

What you can do, and what you shouldn’t do, following a hip or knee replacement.

If you’re a candidate for hip or knee replacement, you’re probably thinking that life after surgery will be just like life before it, only without the pain. In many ways, you’re right. But painlessness doesn’t happen overnight, and how you handle the healing process is critical to achieving a satisfactory result. …

To continue reading this article you must be a paid subscriber.

Subscribe to Arthritis Advisor

Arthritis Advisor is the first magazine published by one one of the world's leading orthopaedic hospitals specifically for people with arthritis.

Subscriber Log In

Forgot your password? Click Here.

Already subscribe but haven't registered for all the benefits of the website? Click here.