Effect of total hip arthroplasty on recreational and sporting activity.

@article{Chatterji2004EffectOT,
  title={Effect of total hip arthroplasty on recreational and sporting activity.},
  author={Urjit Chatterji and Mark J. Ashworth and Peter L Lewis and Peter James Dobson},
  journal={ANZ journal of surgery},
  year={2004},
  volume={74 6},
  pages={
          446-9
        }
}
BACKGROUND Common concerns of patients undergoing total hip arthroplasty are whether they can continue with certain recreational and sporting activities or even commence new ones after the procedure. The present paper describes preoperative and postoperative activities, the numbers participating and the time to resume these activities. METHODS Between 1 and 2 years after total hip arthroplasty, 216 patients, who had undergone a total of 235 arthroplasties, were surveyed by postal… CONTINUE READING

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