By: Lee Skavydis
A lot of people go through surgical procedures in their lives, and the likelihood of depression setting in could be dependent on the type of surgery one undergoes, and how strong your mental strength is. There are various reasons why depression can arise, and it...
What to expect after laparoscopic surgery
By: Deborah Dera
Laproscopic surgery is also commonly referred to as minimally invasive surgery. The procedure replaces invasive procedures that have in the past required large incisions, multiple stitches or staples, and long recovery times. The laproscopic procedure is very simple. Your surgeon will use a small video...
By: Jenna Pope
During the period preceding knee replacement surgery, much time is spent by the patient in contemplating whether or not the surgery will be successful, the prospect of going under general anesthesia, post-surgery pain level and other related pre-surgery concerns. Undergoing prehabilitation is one way of...
By: Jenna Pope
When osteoarthritis is so severe that it cannot be managed with pain medications alone, surgery becomes an option. By this time, the joint has usually degraded significantly, and inactivity has become an aggravating factor. An exercise program prior to major orthopedic surgery, such as a...
By: Srikanth Radhakrishna
Prehabilitation or prehab is a health care program. It conditions body and mind for surgery. It is a proactive approach. The patient is prepared for surgery during this program. Prehabilitation program includes cardiovascular activity, flexibility training and strength training. The program also recommends diet and...
By: Dr Pandula Siribaddana
When a person undergoes certain surgical procedures or injuries, they need support in regaining their functional abilities as well as to enable them to engage in their day-to-day activities. Rehabilitation and Prehabilitation: According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the support that they receive in...
By: Dr Pandula Siribaddana
Knee replacement surgery is a procedure undertaken in elderly individuals when the knee becomes severely affected by conditions such as osteoarthritis. In most instances, these patients will feel continuous knee joint pain and would not respond to commonly used analgesics. Furthermore, movements of such knee...
By: Can Tran
In preparation for orthopedic surgery, numerous precautions have to be taken. This is to ensure that the probable success rate of surgery is high. One might undergo orthopedic surgery for a number of reasons such as the following: musculoskeletal trauma, sports injures, degenerative diseases, infections...
By: Can Tran
The success of surgery, let alone the knee joint, depends on a number of variables. One of the variables would be the patient themselves. If you planning to get surgery on your knee, then you may end up going through several weeks or months to...
By: Kat Centeno
Bones are solid and strong structures that support the body. The skull and rib cage provide protection to the different internal organs. Muscles are attached to the bones which aids movement. Joints are attached to the bones to allow different range of movements. The knee...

 

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