What is Total Hip Replacement - Right Hip?

Category: Surgeries

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Hip replacement is a surgical procedure in which the hip joint is replaced by a prosthetic implant. It can be performed as a total replacement or a hemi (half) replacement.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Osteoarthritis 18 3
Improve mobility 8 1
Doctor recommendation 2 0
Alkaptonuria 1 0
Hands shaking to relieve anxiety 1 1

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  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe
0
Moderate
1
Mild
1
None
4

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Total Hip Replacement - Right Hip

Side effect Patients
Back pain 1
Mobility decreased 1
Muscle pain 1
Muscle tension 1
Pain 1
Pain in left hip 1

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Duration

Currently having Total Hip Replacement - Right Hip

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 1
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped having Total Hip Replacement - Right Hip

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 43
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 5
Usually 1
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 4
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 5
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Total Hip Replacement - Right Hip.