By following your orthopaedic surgeon and physiotherapist’s instructions for post-operative care, you will very likely notice a reduction in joint pain, and improvement in your mobility and ability to participate in normal daily activities.
Physiotherapy is a key part of recovery, and the sooner you start to move normally again, the sooner you will regain your independence. Your physiotherapist will also discuss plans for ongoing rehabilitation once you have left hospital.
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