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Could accelerated physical therapy after hip and knee replacement get patients home sooner?

The joint replacement procedures total hip arthroplasty (THA) and total knee arthroplasty (TKA) are among the most effective surgical procedures in modern medicine. In the United States the number of THA procedures is projected to increase 174%

Our future selves, unprecedented opportunities

Life expectancy in the United States in the early 1900s was 47 years.  Not so long ago, when someone had arthritis of the knee or hands at age 60, physicians would tell them to take NSAIDS and