This information is a guide to help you through your Total Hip Replacement surgery; preparation before, during your hospital stay and your rehabilitation. The more you know about the procedure and the usual recovery process before you arrive in hospital, the easier your recovery will be. This information is a guide to the pathway you are likely to follow but your individual needs will be discussed at the pre-operation assessment.
Please ask your relatives and /or carers to read this information as they will find it helpful in understanding what your needs will be when planning your discharge.
Please use this as a source of information throughout your patient journey and bring it along when coming into hospital.