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After your total hip or knee surgery  
Abstract:  This handout explains self-care at home after total hip or knee surgery. Included are what to do to prevent problems, home safety, recommended activities, and important phone numbers.
Author: Orthopedics/6SE
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 1998, February 1, 2012
UWMC Availability:  Bone and Joint Center/Hand Center; Orthopedics/6SE; 6SE (Orthopedics, Oral Surg, Ophthalmology)
General Topics:  Surgery; Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Musculoskeletal Disorders
Specific Subject(s):  Self Care; Pain Management; Knee; Joint Replacement
Language(s):  English; Spanish
Audience:  Caregiver; Patient
Format: Booklet
Reading Level: Unknown
Cost: Unknown
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Health Online Citation #1673

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