Same-Day Hip Surgery?

Same-Day Hip Surgery?
Three-hundred thirty-two thousand Americans have hip replacement every year. For most, the surgery requires a hospital stay, and weeks of rehabilitation. Now, a different approach to surgery is getting patients back on their feet and out of the hospital faster than ever before.

Three-hundred thirty-two thousand Americans have hip replacement every year. For most, the surgery requires a hospital stay, and weeks of rehabilitation. Now, a different approach to surgery is getting patients back on their feet and out of the hospital faster than ever before. For 63-year-old Mary Farley, lifting up, stepping down and bending over are cause to celebrate. For more than eight years, she lived with worn-out hip joints.

Resource: Medical News Today

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