medication classification that is one of the conservative treatment methods for joint pain
NSAIDS
Leg positioning after total hip replacement
abduction
Patient should not ____ the hip greater than 90 degrees post-op THR
flex
Injectable anticoagulant often given after joint replacement surgery
enoxaparin
Patient are often given prophylactic ________ after joint replacement surgery
antibiotics
A common reason for joint replacement is
osteoarthritis
Amputation across the instep of the foot is known as trans_______
metatarsal
Pain experienced in the amputated extremity is known as ________ limb pain
phantom
Multiple _______ could be a contraindication for joint replacement surgery
comorbidities
Most patients will have a _________ for pain control post op
pcapump
An amputation across the thigh is known as a(n)
AKA
An orthopat is a device for collecting drainage and separating out ______ for re-transfusion
RBCS
Post TKR the patient may have a machine called continuous __________ motion.
passive
Patients who are _______ obese would be contraindicated for a THR
morbidly