This technique enables rapid mobilization of the joint to prevent stiffness and / or muscle atrophy.
After the discharge of the patient from the operating room to be allocated and minimum nalgisia prophylactic antibiotic treatment. Arthroscopically can restore elbow joint with the following problems:
removal of free bodies,
elbow stiffness – symfysiolysi,
septic arthritis, and
What is the procedure before surgery;
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.
required keeping patients in the hospital;
The patient may have been discharged on the same day.
What kind of anesthesia required;
This is determined in consultation with the anesthesiologist or regional case may be, or general anesthesia.
What is the recovery time after surgery;
Recovery time varies depending on the type and severity of the lesion.
There are risks after surgery;
The complication rate arthroscopy is less than 1% when performed by trained orthopedic surgeons.