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... until put onto regular strong pain killer. Operated leg rather swollen down to foot. Using bed hoist and crutches could get out of bed and do short walks. Too painful to move off back when lying in bed. ... (3 replies)
... Some history as I haven't written in a while. I'm a 50 year old Fire Captain with Post Traumatic Arthritus in right hip as a result of a pelvic injury in 1999. ... (9 replies)
... Some history as I haven't written in a while. I'm a 50 year old Fire Captain with Post Traumatic Arthritus in right hip as a result of a pelvic injury in 1999. ... (9 replies)

Hip Resurfecing
Feb 12, 2006
... eatre to do a THR. He also cautioned that whether I could stand both hips being done in the one operation could only be seen in the theatre, and he would do one hip and then decide whether I could go on for the second. ... (5 replies)
... I've realized that, like it or not, it's time to get that hip replacement! ... (607 replies)
... I've realized that, like it or not, it's time to get that hip replacement! ... (2 replies)
... Usually a broken hip means a break in the neck of the femur. This would explain the screws put in to hold the femur together while the bone heals. ... (2 replies)
... I'm 57 and I had a hip resurfacing operation just over 2 weeks ago here in the UK. All went OK, was in hospital for 5 days and I see my surgeon again in 4 weeks as an outpatient. ... (21 replies)
... crutches for 4 weeks and one crutch for the 5th week and a cane the 6th week and then nothing. I walked with the crutches maybe a mile a day, but i spent a good deal of time resting in my lounger. I had no pain after surgery other than incision pain. ... (9 replies)
... He had one hip done and 4 months later the other one. His only regret? ... (5 replies)
Hip Resurfacing
Mar 16, 2008
... i imagine you're off crutches now and on sticks? ... (7 replies)
... I think that you should look for alternatives. I hads bilateral hip resurfacing last December and have just got back from playing an hour of tennis with my 11 year old daughter. The first time I have been back on the court for years! ... (9 replies)
... hi. i didn't know you could have both hips resurfaced at the same time. i was told it wasn't possible because of the position you have to be in for the op, the blood loss as it's a large wound, and the fact you have to be non (or very little) weight bearing (on crutches) for 6 weeks to allow the bone to grow into the implant to secure it. i wonder how you managed to get around... (9 replies)
... You are not alone, nearly everyone here has been in the same boat you are now. But if you need crutches to just walk, it sounds to me like you are already at 'your last resort'. ... (2 replies)
... I find it very interesting to hear how rehab time is treated differently across the globe for THR. I was told to use two crutches and place no more than 25 lbs. on the operated side for the 1st 4 weeks. I can agree with you on the part about not over doing it in the beginning. ... (143 replies)
... I don't believe resurfacing is even a possibility with AVN. For successful resurfacing, there needs to be good bone in the femoral head. ... (21 replies)
... Good luck to you!! My surgery was arthroscopic but they said it was at the border to being an open hip surgery. I was also told it would take 6 months to get back to very active type sports but am to be on crutches for 6 weeks. ... (42 replies)
... should i need a revision, i'll be able to have a total hip replacement. ... (143 replies)
... I live in Bedford Va, not to far from you. I am 36 and have been dealing with bad hips for about 8 years. About 5 weeks ago I had my left hip resurfaced in Alexandria. The hip feels good but still on crutches due to some soft bone. ... (1 replies)
... a lot of total hip replacement patients walk out of hospital after the op just with a stick. ... (4 replies)




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