There are two major types of artificial hip replacements: a cemented prosthesis and an uncemented prosthesis. Both are widely used. The choice is usually made by the surgeon based on your age, your lifestyle, and the surgeon’s experience. Each Prosthesis
Allow Enough Time You should make arrangements in advance to have someone who will give you a ride home from the hospital. This person will need to schedule ample time in making the drive and in assisting you in and out of the vehicle and into your home
When arthritis causes chronic, debilitating pain in your hip that prevents you from performing daily activities, you may need total hip replacement. Total hip replacement surgery is an elective procedure.
Introduction The bump of bone on the outside of the hipbone is called the greater trochanter. When the tissue or bursa in this area becomes thickened and inflamed causing pain, surgery may be needed to remove the bursa and to reduce tension on the tendon