All About Hip Replacement: A Patient's Guide by Richard TrahairAll About Hip Replacement: A Patient's Guide by Richard Trahair

All About Hip Replacement: A Patient's Guide

byRichard Trahair

Paperback | August 1, 1998

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Based on the author's and thirteen other patients' experience of hip replacement, All About Hip Replacement equips those thinking about having the operation with the appropriate information, and will help patients to make a full recovery.
Richard Trahair is at La Trobe University.
Title:All About Hip Replacement: A Patient's GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 8.46 × 5.35 × 0.43 inPublished:August 1, 1998Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019554112X

ISBN - 13:9780195541120


Table of Contents

PrefaceIntroduction1. My Hip's a bit of a worry: personal histories of hip trouble2. Choosing the surgeon and making the decision3. How to become a patient4. Hospital life before the operation5. Hospital life immediately after the operation6. Recovering from the operation7. Going home or to the rehabilitation centre8. Problems or complications9. Conclusions and recommendationsGlossaryInformantsSelected readingIndex