Welcome! Log In Create A New Profile

Advanced

I've had both hips replaced

October 07, 2018 06:58AM
The first was at USC roughly 25 yrs ago. They did it the old fashioned way where the "cut" through the muscles. Because the rod was a fraction of an inch too long they didn't suture me up but shave the rod some and went back in to make sure it was the same length of the other side. The next replacement was a couple of years ago for the other hip. That time they separated the muscles. The first time I was in the hospital for a week. The last time I walked out -with a walker- the day after surgery.

The complicated surgery is for the knee. Lots of articulating joints make it a far more difficult surgery than the hip.
SubjectAuthorViewsPosted

  I just spent an hour watching....

73Ram114October 07, 2018 05:51AM

  I've never made Chili...

JamesJM40October 07, 2018 06:04AM

  Re: I've never made Chili...

73Ram39October 07, 2018 06:14AM

  Favorite soups

MamaRAMa39October 07, 2018 06:13AM

  Re: Favorite soups

73Ram39October 07, 2018 06:17AM

  Old-Time Beef Stew

MamaRAMa34October 07, 2018 06:32AM

  Re: Old-Time Beef Stew

73Ram37October 07, 2018 06:40AM

  Re: Old-Time Beef Stew

MamaRAMa32October 07, 2018 06:51AM

  Re: Old-Time Beef Stew

73Ram32October 07, 2018 07:27AM

  Re: Old-Time Beef Stew

MamaRAMa36October 07, 2018 07:47AM

  I will....enjoy the game today. nm

73Ram32October 07, 2018 07:52AM

  Re: Old-Time Beef Stew

73Ram36October 08, 2018 03:29PM

  Re: Old-Time Beef Stew

MamaRAMa33October 08, 2018 03:44PM

  For 73Ram: Vickie's Seafood Chowder

MamaRAMa34October 07, 2018 09:14AM

  Re: For 73Ram: Vickie's Seafood Chowder

73Ram32October 07, 2018 09:23AM

  On a cold winters day

IowaRam31October 07, 2018 06:27AM

  Re: On a cold winters day

73Ram37October 07, 2018 06:32AM

  Re: I just spent an hour watching....

zn39October 07, 2018 06:28AM

  Re: I just spent an hour watching....

73Ram33October 07, 2018 06:36AM

  I've had both hips replaced

waterfield33October 07, 2018 06:58AM

  Re: I've had both hips replaced

73Ram35October 07, 2018 07:29AM