[Physical therapy aspects of treatment following total hip prosthesis].

@article{Perrenoud1991PhysicalTA,
  title={[Physical therapy aspects of treatment following total hip prosthesis].},
  author={Alain Perrenoud and Rudolf Kissling and B. Hilfiker and A. Schreiber},
  journal={Schweizerische Rundschau fur Medizin Praxis = Revue suisse de medecine Praxis},
  year={1991},
  volume={80 39},
  pages={1024-9}
}
Our physiotherapy program after total hip arthroplasty is presented, and certain modifications in relation to cemented or cementless implantations are discussed. Three different stages must be considered: preoperative instructions of the patient, mobilization of the patient and his joints, water gymnastics to enable the patient to obtain total independence… CONTINUE READING