Total Joint Arthroplasty, An Issue of Clinics in Geriatric Medicine
Author By C. Allyson Jones, PT, PhD, University of Alberta and Linda C. Li, PT, PhD, University of Alberta
Format Hardcover ISBN 9781455749331 Copyright Year 2012 Length 240 Pages
Total joint replacement is an effective procedure, resulting in decreased pain and improved function and quality of life in patients of all age groups including the elderly. The use of TJR is increasing and therefore this issue reviews topics such as patient satisfaction with total joint arthroplasty, patient reported outcomes, rehabilitation with total joint arthroplasty, minimally Invasive total joint arthroplasty, and peri-operative complications of total joint arthroplasty.