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Total Hip Replacement: http:/ orthoinfo.aaos.org/topic.cfm? Topic=A00377 Post-operative Antibiotics You will routinely be given 3 doses of antibiotics 8 hours apart,. Arthritis Arthritis is the degeneration or wearing out of a joint. This process usually takes many years to occur, but trauma can significantly speed this process. Therapy is an integral part of the treatment of hand disorders. Both physiotherapists and occupational therapist help with the non-operative, pre- and post-operative. This is a s...
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Scapholunate tear Often misdiagnosed as a wrist sprain. Sometimes the x-rays may look normal unless ‘stress x-rays’ are taken (making a fist). This will uniformly. Dupuytren’s disease This is a very common genetic condition originating from the Vikings of old northern Europe. It is a disease of the tissue just under the skin. This is a strange condition where the blood supply to a bone stops and the bone dies. There are numerous modifiable risk factors which we try to address in the treatment.