Procedure Of Joints Replacement Surgery

Hip Replacement Surgery: Unless you are having emergency hip replacement due to an accident, your surgery will likely be scheduled several weeks in advance. Your doctor will urge you to use the time to get into the best physical condition possible. They may suggest that you lose some weight. You…

Benefits Of Joint Replacement Surgery

Hip Replacement Surgery: Less damage to major muscles. The anterior approach avoids cutting major muscles Less post-operative pain Faster recovery Decreased risk of hip dislocation Better range of movement Shorter hospital stay Knee Replacement Surgery: There are several possible advantages of knee replacement surgery. These include: freedom from pain improved mobility…

Causes Of Damaged And Diseased Joints

Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common chronic (long-lasting) joint condition. A joint is where two bones come together. The ends of these bones are covered with protective tissue called cartilage. With OA, this cartilage breaks down, causing the bones within the joint to rub together. This can cause pain, stiffness…

What is Joint Replacement and it’s Types

Meaning of joint replacement Total joint replacement is a surgical procedure in which parts of an arthritic or damaged joint and tissues are removed and replaced with an artifical prosthesis. The goal of the procedure is to relieve pain and restore a sense of normal function and mobility into the damaged joint….

WORTH A TRY…

Our car has a minor accident with a second car…leading to scratches on the bumper and broken light… SCENARIO 1 (most of the times) : A fight ensues and we put all the blame on the other person… SCENARIO 2 (sometimes) : We inspect the damage of both cars,talk with…

Doctor’s Tales : Extra ordinary courage

27-1-18…I got a call from the friend that his office boy Nisarg had backache since few months which was not getting relieved in-spite of taking medicines…and that he would be coming for consultation in the evening… Nisarg was just 32 years old…at this age the usual causes of backache are…

Direction – right or wrong?

Lot of inequality exists in the society in regard to money & wealth…so what should be done to decrease this gap – the ‘difficult’ way is to create more number of jobs,increase the earnings and thereby wealth of the people who are below the poverty line…the ‘easier’ way,on the other…

TESTING TIMES ahead…

When I was in school,I always insisted that my mother should be at home when I returned…so she always planned her outside work in such a way that she would be at home when I came back…that was an era,when most of the children had the privilege of ‘mother at…

Every drop…counts…

We usually tend to overlook a drop of water falling from the tap…but a tiny drop of water falling into the bucket every few seconds would make the bucket full overnight…if allowed to fall for a year then it may fill an entire pool…this indicates the “power of a single…

BIRD’S EYE VIEW

It was a routine morning in the BIRD WORLD… Mummy Bird(MB) was busy preparing breakfast…Child Bird(CB)had just got up from sleep…Papa Bird(PB) was going through the newspaper headlines when he stumbled upon the forecast – Colourful missiles are expected to rage over the skies of Gujarat on the 14th and…

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