Is it OK to drink alcohol after open heart surgery? CHICAGO — Having an alcoholic drink does not appear to cause problems for patients following coronary artery bypass…

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The incision for a shoulder replacement extends across the front of the shoulder from the outside end of the collar bone to the mid-aspect of the upper arm….

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The most common sports that shoulder arthroplasty patients enjoy including golf, swimming, tennis, but may also include many other choices including fitness activities, rowing, skiing, basketball, and softball….

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NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Many older adults who were active in recreational sports like swimming and golfing can get back into the game after having a total…

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How long does total shoulder replacement surgery take? The surgery takes about three hours including time for anesthesia to be done. How long does it take to recover…

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Newswise — A new study by researchers at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) in New York City reveals that symptomatic lower back pain resolved in 82% of patients…

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Many times, it takes from three to six months for the shoulder to heal. Regaining full strength and range of motion can take up to a year. How…

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You should be able to stop using your crutches or walking frame and resume normal leisure activities 6 weeks after surgery. However, it may take up to 3…

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11. Will I still be able to bowl after shoulder replacement surgery? Some patient’s do continue to bowl. We advise caution to preserve the joint since it is…

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Entrapped regenerated meniscal tissue is an unusual cause of chronic knee pain following TKA and can be diagnosed and successfully treated by arthroscopic debridement. It is essential to…

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