Upon removal of the patient from the operating room requires little or no analgesia and prophylactic antibiotic treatment.
This technique enables rapid mobilization of the joint to prevent stiffness and / or muscle atrophy.
Arthroscopically we can restore the ankle the following problems:
osteo-chondral lesions ankle,
ruptures ligament / instability,
incipient osteoarthritis ankle.
What is the procedure before surgery; strong>
Performed to prepare for surgery. Performed x-rays, blood tests and ECG. Take a complete medical history with emphasis on cardiac and respiratory problems, allergies or previous surgery. Becomes final check by a cardiologist and anaisthisiologo.I process is usually done a few hours before surgery. P>
required keeping patients in the hospital; strong> p>
The patient may have been discharged on the same day. p>
What kind of anesthesia required; strong> p>
This is determined in consultation with the anesthesiologist or regional case may be, or general anesthesia. p>
What is the recovery time after surgery; strong> p>
Recovery time varies depending on the type and severity of the injury p>
There are risks after surgery; strong> p>
The complication rate arthroscopy is less than 1% when performed by trained orthopedic surgeons. p>