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Recovering from an Elbow Operation

The road to recovery from elbow surgery begins very quickly, almost immediately out of the operating room. Your arm will most likely be in a splint and the use of ice packs will help alleviate swelling and pain. Of course, pain relief medicine will also be administered. Elbow Operation Recovery Initially, a very gently rehabilitation […]

How Long does a Shoulder Replacement Last

Those affected by severe arthritis of the shoulder may find the answer to their pain in shoulder replacement surgery. Many studies show that patients who undergo this type of surgery are able to regain their shoulder function and quality of life. It also means they can finally put an end to the ongoing pain that […]

Rotator Cuff Injury Healing Time

One of the most common shoulder problems is rotator cuff injury. This can occur when one of the tendon in your shoulder’s rotator cuff muscles is torn or damaged, usually through an activity of some kind. Rotator cuff injuries can happen suddenly, such as when carrying a lifting a heavy load. Most often, however, a […]